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Riverside County Regional Med Center drastically cuts infection rates
Southern California Public Radio

When Jake Ainsworth sought help for a torn ligament in his left knee he never expected that the outpatient exploratory surgery he underwent would devolve into a medical nightmare.

“Within hours, it started to get infected,” says Ainsworth. “By the next morning, I was in excruciating pain, and by that evening, I was in the emergency ward…My knee will never be the same.”