Prevalence of nosocomial infections in high-risk units in the university clinical center of Kosova.

@article{Raka2006PrevalenceON,
  title={Prevalence of nosocomial infections in high-risk units in the university clinical center of Kosova.},
  author={Lul Raka and Dick E Zoutman and Gjyle Mulliqi and Shaip L Krasniqi and Iusuf Dedushaj and N Raka and Salih Ahmeti and Muj{\"e} Shala and A Vishaj and Ymer Elezi},
  journal={Infection control and hospital epidemiology},
  year={2006},
  volume={27 4},
  pages={421-3}
}
A point-prevalence study was performed to determine the prevalence of nosocomial infections in University Clinical Center of Kosova. Of 167 surveyed patients, 27 had a total of 29 nosocomial infections, with an overall prevalence rate of 17.4%. Nosocomial bloodstream infections were most prevalent (62%). The prevalence was highest among neonates in intensive-care units (77.8%). 
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