Diabetes increases the risk of disease and death due to Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia. A matched case-control and cohort study.

@article{Hansen2017DiabetesIT,
  title={Diabetes increases the risk of disease and death due to Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia. A matched case-control and cohort study.},
  author={Marie-Louise Uhre Hansen and Nanja Gotland and Niels Mejer and Andreas Petersen and Anders Rhod Larsen and Thomas Benfield},
  journal={Infectious diseases},
  year={2017},
  volume={49 9},
  pages={
          689-697
        }
}
BACKGROUND This study investigated the effect and influence of diabetes severity on susceptibility and 30-day mortality of Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia (SAB). METHODS Nationwide population-based study of individuals with SAB and matched population controls. Diabetes severity was categorized based on International Classification of Diseases codes and the odds ratio (OR) with 95% confidence intervals (CI) of SAB associated with diabetes was estimated by conditional logistic regression… CONTINUE READING

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