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Evolution of nosocomial infection in geriatrics medical units during the past 15 years Volume 14, issue 2, Juin 2016

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1 Service de gérontologie clinique, CHU de Saint-Etienne, Faculté de médecine Jacques Lisfranc, COMUE Lyon, France
2 Unité d’hygiène inter-hospitalière, CHU de Saint-Étienne, Faculté de médecine Jacques Lisfranc, COMUE Lyon, France
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Nosocomial infections are a major public health concern. Several French studies have shown a decrease prevalence of nosocomial infection. Elderly subjects are particularly exposed to nosocomial infection by their frailty status but no study has been conduced in this population.