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Nosocomial sepsis risk score for preterm infants in low-resource settings.
|Title||Nosocomial sepsis risk score for preterm infants in low-resource settings.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2010|
|Authors||Rosenberg RE, Ahmed NASMU, Saha SK, Chowdhury AMAK, Ahmed S, Law PA, Black RE, Santosham M, Darmstadt GL|
|Journal||Journal of tropical pediatrics|
|Date Published||2010 Apr|
Sepsis is a leading cause of mortality for neonates in developing countries; however, little research has focused on clinical predictors of nosocomial infection of preterm neonates in the low-resource setting. We sought to validate the only existing feasible score introduced by Singh et al. in 2003 and to create an improved score. In a secondary analysis of daily evaluations of 497 neonates
|Alternate Journal||J. Trop. Pediatr.|