The effect of control group selection in the analysis of risk factors for extended spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae infections. A prospective controlled study.

@article{Behar2008TheEO,
  title={The effect of control group selection in the analysis of risk factors for extended spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae infections. A prospective controlled study.},
  author={Paulo Renato Petersen Behar and Paulo J. Z. Teixeira and Jandyra M G Fachel and Andre C. Kalil},
  journal={The Journal of hospital infection},
  year={2008},
  volume={68 2},
  pages={123-9}
}
The aim was to evaluate the effect of control selection on risk factor analysis for extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae (ESBL-KP) infections. Four contemporaneous case-control studies were conducted prospectively with 372 patients: Study 1 (ESBL-KP-infected vs non-infected); Study 2 (ESBL-KP-infected vs non-ESBL-KP-infected… CONTINUE READING