Risk factors and mortality for nosocomial bloodstream infections in elderly patients

Reunes S., Rombaut V., Vogelaers D., Brusselaers N., Lizy C., Cankurtaran M., ...More

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF INTERNAL MEDICINE, vol.22, no.5, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Objective: To determine risk factors for nosocomial bloodstream infection (BSI) and associated mortality in geriatric patients in geriatric and internal medicine wards at a university hospital.