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


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 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.cmi.2019.03.024
  • Title of Journal : Clinical microbiology and infection : the official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
  • Page Numbers: pp.1399-1407

Abstract

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.