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Berríos-Torres SI, Umscheid CA, Bratzler DW, et al. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Guideline for the Prevention of Surgical Site Infection. JAMA Surg. 2017;152(8):784-791. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2017.0904

Canadian Institute for Health Information. Appendix A. In: Hospital Harm Indicator: General Methodology Notes. Canadian Institute for Health Information; 2019. https://indicatorlibrary.cihi.ca/display/HSPIL/Hospital+Harm?preview=/10453027/15564910/Hospital%20Harm%20Indicator%20General%20Methodology%20Notes.pdf

Cataife G, Weinberg DA, Wong H-H, Kahn KL. The Effect of Surgical Care Improvement Project (SCIP) Compliance on Surgical Site Infections (SSI). Med Care. 2014;52 (2 Suppl 1): S66-S73. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000000028.

Health Care for All. Ginny's Story. 2008. Accessed February 2021. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s5x1f3_NJX8

Health Standards Organization. Best Practice in Infection Prevention and Control in a Surgical Patient Population. HSO Leading Practices Library. Published 2013. https://healthstandards.org/leading-practice/best-practice-in-infection-prevention-and-control-in-a-surgical-patient-population/

Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI). How-to Guide: Prevent Surgical Site Infections. IHI; 2012. http://www.ihi.org/resources/pages/tools/howtoguidepreventsurgicalsiteinfection.aspx

Institute for Healthcare Improvement. One Is Too Many: Viewing Infection Data from the Patient's Perspective. Published 2016. http://www.ihi.org:80/resources/Pages/AudioandVideo/OneIsTooManyViewingInfectionDatafromPatientsPerspective.aspx

Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI). IHI Improvement Map. IHI; n.d. (Out of print)

Johns Hopkins Medicine. Surgical Site Infections. Health: Conditions and Diseases. Accessed February 2021. https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/surgical-site-infections

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE). NICE Surgical Site Infections: Prevention and Treatment. NICE; 2019. https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/ng125

Public Health Agency of Canada. Routine Practices and Additional Precautions for Preventing the Transmisssion of Infection in Healthcare Settings. Public Health Agency of Canada; 2012. http://publications.gc.ca/collections/collection_2013/aspc-phac/HP40-83-2013-eng.pdf

World Health Organization. Global Guidelines for the Prevention of Surgical Site Infection. World Health Organization; 2018. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK536404/pdf/Bookshelf_NBK536404.pdf