Effect of cefepime dose on mortality of patients with Gram-negative bacterial bloodstream infections: a prospective cohort study.

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OBJECTIVES There are controversies regarding the association of cefepime therapy with increased mortality among patients with infections caused by Gram-negative bacteria (GNB). We evaluated the effect of cefepime on the mortality of patients with GNB bloodstream infections (BSIs). METHODS A prospective cohort study was conducted in adult patients with… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/jac/dku001

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@article{Alves2014EffectOC, title={Effect of cefepime dose on mortality of patients with Gram-negative bacterial bloodstream infections: a prospective cohort study.}, author={Marcelle Duarte Alves and Vanessa Bley Ribeiro and Jardel P Tessari and Francine Mattiello and Giordanna De Bacco and D. I. Raphael Luz and Fabiane Jamono Vieira and Tain{\'a} F Behle and Alessandro Comar{\'u} Pasqualotto and Alexandre Prehn Zavascki}, journal={The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy}, year={2014}, volume={69 6}, pages={1681-7} }