Host and bacterial determinants of initial severity and outcome of Escherichia coli sepsis.

@article{Jaurguy2007HostAB,
  title={Host and bacterial determinants of initial severity and outcome of Escherichia coli sepsis.},
  author={Françoise Jaur{\'e}guy and Etienne Carbonnelle and St{\'e}phane Bonacorsi and Christophe Clec'h and Philippe Casassus and Edouard Bingen and Bertrand Picard and Xavier Nassif and Olivier Lortholary},
  journal={Clinical microbiology and infection : the official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases},
  year={2007},
  volume={13 9},
  pages={854-62}
}
A 1-year prospective cohort study of all episodes of Escherichia coli bacteraemia in two French university hospitals was conducted to assess simultaneously the influence of host and bacterial determinants on the initial severity and outcome of E. coli sepsis. Clinical data (community-acquired/nosocomial infection, immune status, underlying disease, primary… CONTINUE READING