Cost analysis and evaluation of nosocomial infections in intensive care units


Kostakoglu U. , Saylan S., Karatas M. , Iskender S., AKSOY F., YILMAZ G.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.46, no.5, pp.1385-1392, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1504-106
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.1385-1392

Abstract

Background/aim: The purpose of this study was to evaluate nosocomial infections occurring in our hospital intensive care units (ICUs) and the risk factors for these, and to determine the effect of these infections on mortality and cost.