Predictors of outcome in patients with severe sepsis or septic shock due to extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae


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Russo A., Falcone M., Gutierrez-Gutierrez B., Calbo E., Almirante B., Viale P. L., ...More

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ANTIMICROBIAL AGENTS, vol.52, no.5, pp.577-585, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

Purpose: There are few data in the literature regarding sepsis or septic shock due to extended-spectrum fi-lactamases (ESBL)-producing Enterobacteriaceae (E). The aim of this study was to assess predictors of outcome in septic patients with bloodstream infection (BSI) caused by ESBL-E.