Hospital Acquired Infections in COVID-19 patients in sub intensive care unit

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Silvana Castaldi
Ester Luconi
Giuseppe Marano
Francesco Auxilia
Anna Maraschini
Patrizia Bono
Riccardo Ungaro
Alessandra Bandera
Patrizia Boracchi
Elia Biganzoli


Key Words Covid 19 Hospital Acquired Infection Subintensive Unit


The aim of this study is to assess the association among species of bacteria and to identify the presence of clusters of patients in sub intensive care unit with different profiles of infection, and to study the relationship between such profiles and patient demographics (gender, age), kind of investigations and  material used to detect the infection. The findings need to analyse a bigger amount of data in the same setting to make evident that it is constant the infection only with Escherichia coli and Staphylocossus epidemidis and a third case in which more bacteria are inlvolved.




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