Pseudomonas aeruginosa meningitis in post neurosurgical patients

  title={Pseudomonas aeruginosa meningitis in post neurosurgical patients},
  author={Taneja Juhi and Mishra Bibhabati and Thakur Archana and Loomba Poonam and Dogra Vinita},
Background and Objective: Pseudomonas meningitis is a rare complication following neurosurgical procedures and is associated with high mortality and mortality. The aim of the study was to describe the clinical characteristics and risk factors associated with mortality in patients who developed nosocomial Pseudomonas meningitis following neurosurgical procedure. Methods: All patients with nosocomial post-surgical meningitis due to Pseudomonas aeruginosa diagnosed in the year were reviewed… CONTINUE READING


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