The value of delta neutrophil index in neonatal sepsis diagnosis, follow-up and mortality prediction

Celik I. H. , Arifoglu I., Arslan Z., Aksu G., Bas A. Y. , Demirel N.

EARLY HUMAN DEVELOPMENT, cilt.131, ss.6-9, 2019 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


Background: The complete blood cell count (CBC) and peripheral blood smear were the most commonly ordered tests for the diagnosis of neonatal sepsis. Delta neutrophil index (DNI) shows leucocyte differentiation and calculated while CBC is performed.