Impact of a multidimensional infection control strategy on central line-associated bloodstream infection rates in pediatric intensive care units of five developing countries: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC)


Rosenthal V. D. , Ramachandran B., Villamil-Gomez W., Armas-Ruiz A., Navoa-Ng J. A. , Matta-Cortes L., et al.

INFECTION, cilt.40, ss.415-423, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 40 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s15010-012-0246-5
  • Dergi Adı: INFECTION
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.415-423

Özet

To analyze the impact of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) multidimensional infection control strategy including a practice bundle to reduce the rates of central line-associated bloodstream infection (CLAB) in patients hospitalized in pediatric intensive care units (PICUs) of hospitals, which are members of the INICC, from nine cities of five developing countries: Colombia, India, Mexico, Philippines, and Turkey.