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Neutropenia, days spent in intensive care drive hospital-acquired multidrug-resistant infections

Liz Scherer   |   Clinical Summary   |   04 May 2023
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Key finding

Spanish researchers have found that a number of risk factors, including neutropenia, total days spent in the ICU, days with a urinary catheter, and total days under invasive mechanical ventilation, are independently associated with acquisition of ICU-acquired multidrug-resistant infections. The study appeared in the journal Infectious Diseases in ...

          

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