Clinical features and therapeutic implications of 104 episodes of monomicrobial Aeromonas bacteraemia.

@article{Ko2000ClinicalFA,
  title={Clinical features and therapeutic implications of 104 episodes of monomicrobial Aeromonas bacteraemia.},
  author={Wen-Chien Ko and Han Chu Lee and Y C Chuang and C. C. Liu and J. J. Wu},
  journal={The Journal of infection},
  year={2000},
  volume={40 3},
  pages={267-73}
}
OBJECTIVES Aeromonas bacteraemia is not a common infectious disease, but can cause a grave outcome in infected cases. In this study, clinical presentations and prognostic factors of cases of monomicrobial Aeromonas bacteraemia were analysed. Also, the impact of beta-lactam and aminoglycoside in combination and of emerging cephalosporin-resistance during therapy was discussed. METHODS From 1989 to 1998 in a medical centre in southern Taiwan, those cases with monomicrobial Aeromonas bacteraemia… CONTINUE READING