Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso title
    • Foreword
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Summary
      • What is SAB?
      • SAB rates by jurisdiction
  • Body content
    • 1 Introduction
      • Background
      • The SAB performance indicator
      • Data source
      • Structure of this report
      • State and territory information
    • 2 Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia cases in 2010–11
    • 3 Strategies to reduce SAB
      • Hand hygiene
      • Overview of Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care strategies to reduce healthcare-associated SAB
  • End matter
    • Appendix A: Data quality statement for the National Staphylococcus aureus Bacteraemia Data Collection (NSABDC)
      • Summary of key issues
    • Glossary
    • References