Epidemiology of hospital acquired urinary tract infections in a medical college hospital in Goa

@inproceedings{Kamat2009EpidemiologyOH,
  title={Epidemiology of hospital acquired urinary tract infections in a medical college hospital in Goa},
  author={Umesh S. Kamat and Agnelo Fereirra and Dilip P. Amonkar and Dilip D. Motghare and Manoj S. Kulkarni},
  booktitle={Indian journal of urology : IJU : journal of the Urological Society of India},
  year={2009}
}
BACKGROUND Hospital Acquired Urinary Tract Infection (HAUTI) is the commonest among the nosocomial infections, and hospital specific data concerning its magnitude and attributes is essential to its effective control. MATERIALS AND METHODS Prospective study was undertaken among 498 in-patients at the medical college hospital in Goa, employing the clinico-bacteriologic criteria of CDC, Atlanta, in the representative medicine and surgery wards. Antimicrobial sensitivity was tested using the… CONTINUE READING

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