Nosocomial infections in the intensive care unit: Incidence, risk factors, outcome and associated pathogens in a public tertiary teaching hospital of Eastern India

@inproceedings{Dasgupta2015NosocomialII,
  title={Nosocomial infections in the intensive care unit: Incidence, risk factors, outcome and associated pathogens in a public tertiary teaching hospital of Eastern India},
  author={Sugata Dasgupta and Soumi Das and Neeraj S. Chawan and Avijit Hazra},
  booktitle={Indian journal of critical care medicine : peer-reviewed, official publication of Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUND The increased morbidity and mortality associated with nosocomial infections in the intensive care unit (ICU) is a matter of serious concern today. AIMS To determine the incidence of nosocomial infections acquired in the ICU, their risk factors, the causative pathogens and the outcome in a tertiary care teaching hospital. MATERIALS AND METHODS This was a prospective observational study conducted in a 12 bedded combined medical and surgical ICU of a medical college hospital. The… CONTINUE READING
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