A 3-year epidemiological study of nosocomial infections in a neurosurgery department

Maryam Khaleghi Ghadiri, Holger Nüllmann, Johannes Wölfer, Hansdetlef Wassmann & Walter Stummer
Objective: The characteristics of nosocomial infections (NI) in an intermediate care unit of our neurosurgical department were studied over a 3 year period (2006–2008). Methods: During this period, 352 patients (64.9±0.8 years old) were hospitalized in the unit with a stay longer than[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]