ITALIAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.43, 2017 (SCI-Expanded)
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ITALIAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Extended spectrum beta lactamase, Klebsiella pneumonia, Blood stream infections, Children, URINARY-TRACT-INFECTIONS, RISK-FACTORS, NOSOCOMIAL INFECTIONS, ESCHERICHIA-COLI, CHILDREN, BACTEREMIA, ENTEROBACTERIACEAE, ORGANISMS
Hacettepe University Affiliated:
Background: Rapid development and global spread of multidrug resistant Klebsiella pneumonia (K. pneumoniae) as a major cause of nosocomial infections is really remarkable. The aim of this study was to explore risk factors for health care associated blood stream infections (BSI) caused by ESBL-producing K. pneumoniae in children and analyze clinical outcomes.