Journal article icon

Journal article

Clinical characteristics, organ failure, inflammatory markers and prediction of mortality in patients with community acquired bloodstream infection

Abstract:

Background

Community acquired bloodstream infection (CABSI) in low- and middle income countries is associated with a high mortality. This study describes the clinical manifestations, laboratory findings and correlation of SOFA and qSOFA with mortality in patients with CABSI in northern Vietnam.

Methods

This was a retrospective study of 393 patients with at least one positive blood culture with not more than one bacterium taken within 48 h of hospitalisation. Clini...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Publisher's version

Actions


Access Document


Files:
Publisher copy:
10.1186/s12879-018-3448-3

Authors


More by this author
ORCID:
0000-0002-5904-5970
Expand authors...
Wellcome Trust More from this funder
Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC Infectious Diseases Journal website
Volume:
18
Issue:
1
Pages:
535
Publication date:
2018-10-26
Acceptance date:
2018-10-16
DOI:
EISSN:
1471-2334
ISSN:
1471-2334
Pubs id:
pubs:936643
URN:
uri:fcd5d99b-800d-4f3b-a7ed-68d021a46371
UUID:
uuid:fcd5d99b-800d-4f3b-a7ed-68d021a46371
Local pid:
pubs:936643

Terms of use


Metrics



If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP