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Caylan R., YILMAZ G., Sozen E. E., Aydin K., Koksal I.
TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.40, no.6, pp.835-841, 2010 (SCI-Expanded)
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TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
Hemodialysis, temporary hemodialysis catheters, catheter-related infection, BACTEREMIA, COMPLICATIONS, MULTICENTER, PREVENTION, SEPSIS, EDUCATION
Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated:
Aim: Catheter-related bloodstream infection (CR-BSI) is considered as an important complication of hemodialysis catheters. The purpose of this prospective study was to evaluate the incidence and risk factors of temporary hemodialysis catheter-related bloodstream infection.