Risk Factors for Ineffective Therapy in Patients With Bloodstream Infection

Jay R. McDonald
2005 Archives of Internal Medicine  
Infections occurring among outpatients having recent contact with the health care system have been termed health care-associated infections. The objective of this study was to analyze the impact of health care-associated status on effectiveness of initial therapy in hospitalized patients with bloodstream infections.
doi:10.1001/archinte.165.3.308 pmid:15710794 fatcat:aw3le36djjdhrcfo7isx2yjp5y