Clinical practice guidelines for the diagnosis and management of intravascular catheter-related infection: 2009 Update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America

Clin Infect Dis. 2009 Jul 1;49(1):1-45. doi: 10.1086/599376.


These updated guidelines replace the previous management guidelines published in 2001. The guidelines are intended for use by health care providers who care for patients who either have these infections or may be at risk for them.

Publication types

  • Practice Guideline
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Case Management*
  • Catheter-Related Infections / diagnosis*
  • Catheter-Related Infections / drug therapy*
  • Cross Infection / diagnosis*
  • Cross Infection / drug therapy*
  • Humans
  • United States