Incidence, Microbiological Profile and Risk Factors of Healthcare-Associated Infections in Intensive Care Units: A 10 Year Observation in a Provincial Hospital in Southern Poland

@inproceedings{Kopa2018IncidenceMP,
  title={Incidence, Microbiological Profile and Risk Factors of Healthcare-Associated Infections in Intensive Care Units: A 10 Year Observation in a Provincial Hospital in Southern Poland},
  author={Małgorzata Kołpa and Marta Zofia Wałaszek and Agnieszka Gniadek and Zdzisław Wolak and Wiesław Dobroś},
  booktitle={International journal of environmental research and public health},
  year={2018}
}
Healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) occurring in patients treated in an intensive care unit (ICU) are serious complications in the treatment process. Aetiological factors of these infections can have an impact on treatment effects, treatment duration and mortality. The aim of the study was to determine the prevalence and microbiological profile of HAIs… CONTINUE READING