A comparison of blood stream infections with extended spectrum beta-lactamase-producing and non-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in pediatric patients

Basaranoglu S. , ÖZSÜREKCİ Y. , Aykac K. , ONCEL E. K. , BIÇAKÇIGİL A. , SANCAK B. , ...Daha Fazla

ITALIAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, cilt.43, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


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.