Attributable mortality of Acinetobacter baumannii infections in critically ill patients: A systematic review of matched cohort and case-control studies Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Acinetobacter Infections
  • Acinetobacter baumannii
  • Critical Illness
  • Hospital Mortality

abstract

  • Although definitive statements about the mortality attributable to the acquisition of A. baumannii cannot be made from the available studies because of their methodological heterogeneity, the reviewed data suggest that infection with or acquisition of A. baumannii seems to be associated with increased mortality.

publication date

  • March 21, 2006

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC1550903

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1186/cc4869

PubMed ID

  • 16563184

Additional Document Info

start page

  • R48

volume

  • 10

number

  • 2