Blood stream infections due to OXA-48-like carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae: treatment and survival.


Balkan I. I. , Aygun G., Aydin S. , Mutcali S. I. , Kara Z. , Kuskucu M. , ...Daha Fazla

International journal of infectious diseases : IJID : official publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases, cilt.26, ss.51-6, 2014 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 26
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.ijid.2014.05.012
  • Dergi Adı: International journal of infectious diseases : IJID : official publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.51-6

Özet

Background: Blood stream infections (BSIs) due to carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) are associated with high hospital mortality rates and present a tremendous challenge to clinicians. The optimal treatment remains undefined. We aimed to investigate the risk factors for mortality and the correlation between different treatment modalities and outcomes.