We evaluated the association between infectious disease consultation and bloodstream infection outcomes, including methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, Candida, and Pseudomonas. No infectious diseases consultation was associated with over 4-fold increased hazard of death at 3 months and 6-fold increased hazard of death in hospital.
Bibliographical noteFunding Information:
Financial support. R. R. is funded by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (K23AI138851).
- Bloodstreams infections
- Infectious diseases consultation
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- Journal Article