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Predictors of positive blood cultures in critically ill patients: a retrospective evaluation

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Previsdomini, Marco
Gini, Massimiliano
Dolina, Marisa
Published in Croatian Medical Journal. 2012, vol. 53, no. 1, p. 30-9
Abstract To identify predictors of bacteremia in critically ill patients, to evaluate the impact of blood cultures on the outcome, and to define conditions for breakthrough bacteremia despite concurrent antibiotic treatment.
Keywords AgedBacteremia/diagnosis/epidemiologyCalcitonin/bloodCritical IllnessFemaleFever/microbiologyHumansIntensive Care UnitsLength of StayLiver Failure/epidemiologyMaleMiddle AgedPredictive Value of TestsProtein Precursors/bloodRetrospective StudiesSeverity of Illness Index
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PREVISDOMINI, Marco et al. Predictors of positive blood cultures in critically ill patients: a retrospective evaluation. In: Croatian Medical Journal, 2012, vol. 53, n° 1, p. 30-9. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:41523

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