Cost of Healthcare-associated Infections Developing After Endourologic Surgery and the Efficacy of Control Measures in a Turkish University Hospital


Gokler M. E. , IŞIKLI B., Baseskioglu B.

JOURNAL OF UROLOGICAL SURGERY, vol.5, no.4, pp.149-156, 2018 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 5 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/jus.1910
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF UROLOGICAL SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.149-156

Abstract

Objective: The study aimed to determine additional costs of healthcare-associated infections (HAls) in patients undergoing endourologic surgery. It also aimed to evaluate the effect of infection control measures on costs of HAIs.