JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC INFECTION, vol.9, no.4, pp.147-152, 2015 (Journal Indexed in ESCI)
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JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC INFECTION
Stenotrophomonas maltophilia, newborn, intensive care unit, outbreak management, INFECTION, COLONIZATION, RISK
Objective: Stenotrophomonas maltophilia is a pathogen, which may cause serious outbreak, particularly in neonatal intensive care units, with increasing importance at present. The aim of this study was to assess the epidemiological and clinical features of S. maltophilia epidemic that we encountered in our neonatal intensive care unit and outbreak management.