Burden of Six Healthcare-Associated Infections (image) European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) Share Print E-Mail Caption Six healthcare-associated infections according to their number of cases per year (x-axis), number of deaths per year (y-axis), and DALYs per year (width of bubble), EU/EEA, 2011±2012 (time discounting was not applied). DALY, disability-adjusted life year; HA, healthcare-associated Credit European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, the Robert Koch Institute, and the Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment. Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.