Klebsiella nosocomial infections in a Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU).

Sbekezelo Thembelihle Hlophe, Neil McKerrow

Abstract


To assess risk factors of Klebsiella pneumonia nosocomial infections in  a newly established PICU

 

      Objectives:

 

       Describe the profile of patients with nosocomial infections

       Describe changing treatment modalities amongst patients in the PICU

 Describe the relationship between the patient profile, treatment modalities and incidence of Klebsiella    nosocomial infections