Microbiological diagnostics of bloodstream infections in Europe-an ESGBIES survey.

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Idelevich E. A., Seifert H., Sundqvist M., Scudeller L., Amit S., Balode A., ...More

Clinical microbiology and infection : the official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, vol.25, no.11, pp.1399-1407, 2019 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier


Objectives: High-quality diagnosis of bloodstream infections (BSI) is important for successful patient management. As knowledge on current practices of microbiological BSI diagnostics is limited, this project aimed to assess its current state in European microbiological laboratories.