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'Smart Shoes' Help Reduce Hospital Infections

  • George Putic

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say that, in 2011, about 75,000 hospital patients in the U.S. died of causes related to healthcare-associated infections, or HAI for short. One French hospital is trying to lower the rate of infections by asking its staff to wear so-called ‘smart shoes.’ VOA’s George Putic reports.

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