Factors Associated with Improved Outcome of Pseudomonas aeruginosa Bacteremia in a Finnish University Hospital

 All 134 episodes of bacteremia caused solely by Pseudomonas aeruginosa in a university hospital in the periods 1976–1982 and 1992–1996 were reviewed retrospectively to determine the clinical manifestations, outcome and prognostic factors. The mortality for the 30-day interval after drawing the first positive blood culture was 41%, but dropped from 53% in… (More)