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Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections in the Critically Ill: Pathophysiological and Clinical Aspects

  • J. Verhoef
Conference paper
Part of the Anaesthesiologie und Intensivmedizin / Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine book series (A+I, volume 167)

Abstract

Bacteremia due to gram-negative rods is an important cause of morbidity and mortality, particularly in patients treated in an intensive care unit (ICU).

Keywords

Disseminate Intravascular Coagulation Disseminate Intravascular Coagulation Bacterial Endotoxin Blood Clotting System Opsonic Activity 
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