An examination of healthcare-associated infections in elderly patients


Iskender S., YILMAZ G., Koksal I.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.47, sa.6, ss.1693-1698, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 47 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-1706-92
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1693-1698

Özet

Background/aim: Healthcare-associated infections (HCAIs) are increasing due to the growing numbers of elderly people requiring long-term care and immunosuppressive therapies. The purpose of this study was to examine HCAIs occurring in elderly inpatients in our hospital.