Nosocomial bloodstream infections: are positive blood cultures misleading?

Clin Infect Dis. 2000 Jun;30(6):986. doi: 10.1086/313835.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comment
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Bacteremia / microbiology*
  • Blood / microbiology*
  • Coagulase / metabolism
  • Cross Infection / microbiology*
  • Culture Media
  • Equipment Contamination*
  • Humans
  • Staphylococcal Infections / microbiology
  • Staphylococcus / isolation & purification*

Substances

  • Coagulase
  • Culture Media