Effectiveness of a multidimensional approach for prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia in 11 adult intensive care units from 10 cities of Turkey: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC)


Leblebicioglu H., YALÇIN A. N. , Rosenthal V. D. , KOKSAL I. , Sirmatel F., ÜNAL S., ...Daha Fazla

INFECTION, cilt.41, ss.447-456, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 41 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s15010-013-0407-1
  • Dergi Adı: INFECTION
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.447-456

Özet

Purpose To evaluate the impact of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) multidimensional approach on the reduction of ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) in adult patients hospitalized in 11 intensive care units (ICUs), from 10 hospitals, members of the INICC, in 10 cities of Turkey.