Epidemiology of blood stream infections in pediatric patients at a Tertiary Care Cancer Centre.


BACKGROUND Blood stream infections (BSI) are among the most common causes of preventable deaths in children with cancer in a developing country. Knowledge of its etiology as well as antibiotic sensitivity is essential not only for planning antimicrobial policy, but also the larger infection prevention and control measures. AIMS To describe the etiology… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/0019-509X.175311