Bloodstream infection in paediatric cancer centres—leukaemia and relapsed malignancies are independent risk factors

@article{Ammann2015BloodstreamII,
  title={Bloodstream infection in paediatric cancer centres—leukaemia and relapsed malignancies are independent risk factors},
  author={Roland A. Ammann and Hans J{\"u}rgen Laws and Dominik Schrey and Karoline Ehlert and Olga Moser and Dagmar Dilloo and Udo Bode and Angela Wawer and Andr{\'e} Schrauder and Gregory M. Cario and Alfred Laengler and Norbert Graf and Rhoikos Furtw{\"a}ngler and Arne Simon},
  journal={European Journal of Pediatrics},
  year={2015},
  volume={174},
  pages={675-686}
}
In a prospective multicentre study of bloodstream infection (BSI) from November 01, 2007 to July 31, 2010, seven paediatric cancer centres (PCC) from Germany and one from Switzerland included 770 paediatric cancer patients (58 % males; median age 8.3 years, interquartile range (IQR) 3.8–14.8 years) comprising 153,193 individual days of surveillance (in- and outpatient days during intensive treatment). Broviac catheters were used in 63 % of all patients and Ports in 20 %. One hundred forty-two… CONTINUE READING

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