The impact of group B streptococcus prophylaxis on late-onset neonatal infections

Objective:To determine trends in late-onset neonatal infections and risk factors for ampicillin/penicillin-resistant microorganisms.Study Design:Data on 584 infants with positive blood, urine or cerebrospinal fluid cultures for bacteria or fungi at 8-30 days of age from 1990 to 2007 were examined and divided into three epochs, based on intrapartum… CONTINUE READING