Professor Brett Mitchell's UTI research will reduce patient infection risk in Australian hospitals and save health services money

Anita Beaumont
By Anita Beaumont
Updated June 16 2021 - 1:42am, first published 1:00am
Simple solution: Professor Brett Mitchell's research into the use of antiseptics prior to catheter insertion will help patients as well as save health services money.

NEW research out of the University of Newcastle will help reduce the risk of hospital infection for "tens of thousands" of Australians and potentially save the health system "millions of dollars".

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Anita Beaumont

Anita Beaumont

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Anita Beaumont is a health and general news reporter at the Newcastle Herald.

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