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Infection

   

  • Munoz P, Menasalves A, Bernaldo de Quiros JCL, et al (Hosp. Gen Universitario ” Gregorio
    Maranon, MADRID) 


    Post Surgical Mediastinitis A Case- Control Study.


    Clin Infect Dis. 25, 1060-1064, 1997.

      


    Post surgical mediastinitis (PSM) although rare, carries a high morbidity and mortality rate. Results of a 9 year case control study to identify risk factors and poor prognostic factors for patients with PSM are discussed.

      


    Older patients who required extended mechanical ventilation and an intra aortic balloon pump and patients who had
    bacteremia were at higher risk for
    PSM.

         


 



 

 

Speciality Spotlight

 

 

Infection
   

  • Munoz P, Menasalves A, Bernaldo de Quiros JCL, et al (Hosp. Gen Universitario ” Gregorio Maranon, MADRID) 
    Post Surgical Mediastinitis A Case- Control Study.
    Clin Infect Dis. 25, 1060-1064, 1997.
      
    Post surgical mediastinitis (PSM) although rare, carries a high morbidity and mortality rate. Results of a 9 year case control study to identify risk factors and poor prognostic factors for patients with PSM are discussed.
      
    Older patients who required extended mechanical ventilation and an intra aortic balloon pump and patients who had bacteremia were at higher risk for PSM.
         

 

 

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