Risk factors for central line-associated bloodstream infections in the era of prevention bundles.
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2015 Feb;36(2):214-6
Authors: Callister D, Limchaiyawat P, Eells SJ, Miller LG
Little is known about central line-associated bloodstream infection risk factors in the bundle era. In our case-control investigation, we found that independent risk factors for central line-associated bloodstream infection at our center included the number of recent lab tests, catheter duration, and lack of hemodynamic monitoring as the insertion indication. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2014;00(0): 1-3.
PMID: 25633005 [PubMed - in process]