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


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 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 52 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2018.06.018
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ANTIMICROBIAL AGENTS
  • Page Numbers: pp.577-585

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.