Nosocomial Stenotrophomonas maltophilia cross-infection: Three cases in newborns


Gulcan H., Kuzucu C., Durmaz R.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INFECTION CONTROL, cilt.32, ss.365-368, 2004 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 32 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2004
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.ajic.2004.07.003
  • Dergi Adı: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INFECTION CONTROL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.365-368

Özet

Background: Increased nosocomial Stenotrophomonas maltophilia infection rates in newborns, especially in recent years, are a significant cause for concern. These cases are the second case group in the literature to have been identified as nosocomial cross-infection with S maltophilia in neonates.