Risk Factors of Carbapenem-Resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae Infection: A Serious Threat in ICUs

Ulu A. , KURTARAN B. , İNAL A. S. , KÖMÜR S. , KİBAR F. , CICEKDEMIR H. Y. , ...More

MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR, vol.21, pp.219-224, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.12659/msm.892516
  • Title of Journal : MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR
  • Page Numbers: pp.219-224


Background: Nosocomial infections caused by Carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae (CRKP) are increasing. Our aim in this study was to investigate the risk factors of CRKP infections.