Molecular epidemiology of candidemia: evidence of clusters of smoldering nosocomial infections.

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BACKGROUND Invasive fungal infections pose a serious threat to hospitalized patients worldwide. In particular, the prevalence of clusters of nosocomial infection among patients with candidemia remains unknown. The aim of this study was to investigate the molecular epidemiology of candidemia in a nationwide setting in Iceland during a 16-year period… (More)
DOI: 10.1086/589298

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@article{Asmundsdttir2008MolecularEO, title={Molecular epidemiology of candidemia: evidence of clusters of smoldering nosocomial infections.}, author={Lena R{\'o}s Asmundsd{\'o}ttir and Helga Erlendsd{\'o}ttir and Gunnsteinn Haraldsson and Hong Guo and Jianping Xu and Magn{\'u}s Gottfredsson}, journal={Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America}, year={2008}, volume={47 2}, pages={e17-24} }