Effect of education on the rate of and the understanding of risk factors for intravascular catheter-related infections


Yilmaz G. , CAYLAN R., AYDIN K. , Topbas M. , Koksal I.

INFECTION CONTROL AND HOSPITAL EPIDEMIOLOGY, cilt.28, ss.689-694, 2007 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 28 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2007
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1086/517976
  • Dergi Adı: INFECTION CONTROL AND HOSPITAL EPIDEMIOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.689-694

Özet

Objective. Intravascular catheters are indispensable tools in modern medical therapy. In spite of their great benefits, however, the widespread use of catheters leads to several complications, including infections that cause significant morbidity, mortality, and economic losses for hospitalized patients.