Prospective analysis of Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia in nonneutropenic adults with malignancy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bacteremia
  • Neoplasms
  • Staphylococcal Infections

abstract

  • SAB in cancer patients is associated with significant morbidity from frequent metastatic infections or conditions including IE, as well as considerable mortality. Unknown initial infection site and 72-hour surveillance cultures positive for organisms were predictive of a complicated course and poor final outcome.

publication date

  • March 2000

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 10694564

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1110

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 18

number

  • 5