Epidemiology of sepsis in intensive care units in Turkey: a multicenter, point-prevalence study


Baykara N., Akalin H., ARSLANTAŞ M. K. , Hanci V., ÇAĞLAYAN Ç. , Kahveci F., et al.

CRITICAL CARE, cilt.22, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

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Background: The prevalence and mortality of sepsis are largely unknown in Turkey, a country with high antibiotic resistance. A national, multicenter, point-prevalence study was conducted to determine the prevalence, causative microorganisms, and outcome of sepsis in intensive care units (ICUs) in Turkey.