Reuters Discusses Malani Study on Pneumonia and Blood-Borne Infections

U.S. hospital infections killed 48,000: report
February 22, 2010

Pneumonia and blood-borne infections caught in hospital killed 48,000 patients and cost $8.1 billion in 2006, according to a report released on Monday.

The study is one of the first to put a price tag on the widespread problem,