Bacteremias caused by Escherichia coli in cancer patients - analysis of 65 episodes.

OBJECTIVES The aims of this study were to evaluate risk factors, clinical presentation, outcome and antimicrobial susceptibility in patients with Escherichia coli bacteremia occurring over seven years in a single cancer hospital. METHODS Sixty five episodes of bacteremia from E. coli appearing over seven years from 12,301 admissions in a single cancer… CONTINUE READING