Cambios clínicos y epidemiológicos de candidemias en pacientes adultos desde 2000 a 2013

  title={Cambios cl{\'i}nicos y epidemiol{\'o}gicos de candidemias en pacientes adultos desde 2000 a 2013},
  author={Leonardo Nicola Siri and Paulette Legarraga and Patr{\'i}cia Garcia and Tamara Ferreiro Gonz{\'a}lez and Ricardo Rabagliati},
Background: Invasive Candida spp. infections have been described more frequently. Aim: To characterize the epidemiological data of candidemia in recent years. Methods: A retrospective study of adult patients in a Uni-versity Hospital in Santiago, Chile, with 1 or more documented episodes of candidemia, from January 2000 to December 2013. Results: One hundred and twenty episodes of candidemia were identifiedin 120 patients, annual incidence of 0.4 cases per 1000 discharges, 53.3% were male… CONTINUE READING