Increase in length of stay and overcost attributable to hospital-acquired infections in a pediatric unit in Senegal

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Methods Retrospective analysis on hospital stays’ database in the pediatric unit at Hopital Principal de Dakar between September and November 2010. Patients with a positive bacteriological test were selected. Probable cases of HCAI were included on clinical and bacteriological data (presence of multiresistant bacteria). Cases were matched to control… (More)

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@inproceedings{Ndir2011IncreaseIL, title={Increase in length of stay and overcost attributable to hospital-acquired infections in a pediatric unit in Senegal}, author={Awa Ndir and Amara Cisse and LP Nadiele and NM Dia Badiane and Babacar Ndoye}, year={2011} }