Comparison of a Rapid Bed-Side Test with a Central Laboratory Analysis for C-Reactive Protein in Newborn Infants with Suspicion of Sepsis

Aydin B., Dilli D., Zenciroglu A., Kaya O., Bilaloglu E., Okumus N., ...Daha Fazla

CLINICAL LABORATORY, cilt.59, ss.1045-1051, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 59
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.7754/clin.lab.2012.120923
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1045-1051


Background: Neonatal sepsis is one of the leading causes of neonatal morbidity and mortality in the newborn period. The purpose of this study was to compare a rapid bed-side test against central laboratory analysis for CRP in newborn infants with suspicion of sepsis.