Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
|Title:||Staphylococcal pneumonia in ventilated patients: A twelve-month review of cases in an intensive care unit|
|Authors:||Inglis, T.J.J. |
|Citation:||Inglis, T.J.J., Sproat, L.J., Hawkey, P.M., Gibson, J.S. (1993). Staphylococcal pneumonia in ventilated patients: A twelve-month review of cases in an intensive care unit. Journal of Hospital Infection 25 (3) : 207-210. ScholarBank@NUS Repository.|
|Abstract:||We reviewed staphylococcal lower respiratory tract infections in our intensive care unit over a 12-month period. Staphylococcus aureus was isolated from tracheal aspirates more commonly in patients with intracranial trauma (P < 0.001), between one and six days (mean = 3) after admission to the intensive care unit. Bacteriophage typing of all S. aureus lower respiratory tract isolates from the 17 patients with head injury did not provide evidence for a common external source of infection or patient-to-patient transmission.|
|Source Title:||Journal of Hospital Infection|
|Appears in Collections:||Staff Publications|
Show full item record
Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.
checked on Mar 14, 2018
WEB OF SCIENCETM
checked on Dec 31, 2018
checked on Jan 18, 2019
Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.