Nosocomial Infections Caused by Jugular Central Venous Catheterization in Brain Surgery Intensive Care Unit


Atabey C., Koc A., Eroglu A., Topuz A. K., Colak A., Demircan M. N., ...More

JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGICAL SCIENCES-TURKISH, vol.31, no.3, pp.557-567, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 31 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGICAL SCIENCES-TURKISH
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.557-567
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: The purpose of this retrospective study was to investigate nosocomial infections associated with central venous catheter (CVC) in Neurosurgery Intensive Care Unit (NSICU) and to discuss the means of prevention.