Catheter-related infections in a northwestern São Paulo reference unit for burned patients care.


Despite improvements in care and rehabilitation of burned patients, infections still remain the main complication and death cause. Catheter-related infections are among the four most common infections and are associated with skin damage and insertion site colonization. There are few studies evaluating this kind of infection worldwide in this special group… (More)


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@article{Jnior2010CatheterrelatedII, title={Catheter-related infections in a northwestern S{\~a}o Paulo reference unit for burned patients care.}, author={Cl{\'a}udio Penido Campos J{\'u}nior and Patr{\'i}cia Sanches and Elizabete Aparecida Tedokon and Ana Carolina Remondi Souza and Ricardo Luiz Dantas Machado and Andr{\'e}a Regina Baptista Rossit}, journal={The Brazilian journal of infectious diseases : an official publication of the Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases}, year={2010}, volume={14 2}, pages={167-9} }