CRITICAL CARE, vol.22, 2018 (SCI-Expanded)
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Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Intensive care, Sepsis, Carbapenem resistance, Point prevalence, Turkey, SEPTIC SHOCK, RISK-FACTORS, HOSPITAL MORTALITY, PATIENT MORTALITY, INFECTION, STATES, DEFINITIONS, OUTCOMES, ORGANISMS, TRENDS
Bursa Uludag University Affiliated:
Background: The prevalence and mortality of sepsis are largely unknown in Turkey, a country with high antibiotic resistance. A national, multicenter, point-prevalence study was conducted to determine the prevalence, causative microorganisms, and outcome of sepsis in intensive care units (ICUs) in Turkey.