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Risk Factors of Leone et al for a Nosocomial Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infection for a Patient in the Intensive Care Unit

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient in the ICU for the risk of a catheter-associated UTI (CAUTI) based on the study of Leone et al.

Specialty:

Infectious Diseases
Nephrology, Urology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pedatrics, Genetics

Objective:

risk factors, complications, selection

ICD-10:

N39

Description:

Leone et al identified risk factors for a catheter-associated urinary tract infection (CAUTI) in a patient in the intensive care unit (ICU). These can help identify a patient who may benefit from more aggressive management. The authors are from Marseilles University.

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