Factors influencing antimicrobial resistance and outcome of Gram-negative bloodstream infections in children

@article{Ivdy2015FactorsIA,
  title={Factors influencing antimicrobial resistance and outcome of Gram-negative bloodstream infections in children},
  author={Bal{\'a}zs Iv{\'a}dy and {\'E}va Kenesei and P{\'e}ter T{\'o}th-Heyn and Gabriella Kert{\'e}sz and Kl{\'a}ra T{\'a}rk{\'a}nyi and Csaba Kassa and Enikő Ujhelyi and Borb{\'a}la Mikos and Erzs{\'e}bet S{\'a}pi and Krisztina Varga-Heier and G{\'a}bor Gu{\'o}th and D{\'o}ra Szab{\'o}},
  journal={Infection},
  year={2015},
  volume={44},
  pages={309-321}
}
The aim of this study was to collect data about pediatric Gram-negative bloodstream infections (BSI) to determine the factors that influence multidrug resistance (MDR), clinical course and outcome of children affected by Gram-negative sepsis. In this observational, prospective, multicenter study we collected cases of pediatric Gram-negative BSI during a 2-year period. We analyzed epidemiological, microbiological and clinical factors that associated with acquisition of MDR infections and outcome… CONTINUE READING