Candidemia in a neonatal intensive care unit: trends during fifteen years and clinical features of 111 cases.

@article{Kossoff1998CandidemiaIA,
  title={Candidemia in a neonatal intensive care unit: trends during fifteen years and clinical features of 111 cases.},
  author={Eric Heath Kossoff and E. Stephen Buescher and Mitchell Gary Karlowicz},
  journal={The Pediatric infectious disease journal},
  year={1998},
  volume={17 6},
  pages={504-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine changes in the incidence of candidemia in a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) during a 15-year period (1981 to 1995) and to compare the prevalence and case fatality rates of Candida albicans and Candida parapsilosis infections. METHODS A retrospective study was conducted of candidemia occurring in infants in a NICU between January 1, 1981, and December 31, 1995. Cases were identified through computerized searching of a microbiology blood culture database. Candidemia… CONTINUE READING
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