NOSOCOMIAL

designating or correlating to an infection that was transmitted in a hospital setting, which is not correlated to the patient's main disease.

NOSOCOMIAL: "Efficient hygeine practices in hospitals and other medical institutions greatly reduces the occurrence of nosocomial infections."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "NOSOCOMIAL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/nosocomial/ (accessed October 29, 2020).
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