Cost Analysis of Nosocomial Infections in a Tertiary Care Referral Hospital's Neurology Intensive Care Unit: A Case-Control Study


TANER Ş. , GÜLER A. , ŞİRİN H. , PULLUKÇU H. , ARDA B.

JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGICAL SCIENCES-TURKISH, vol.32, no.3, pp.549-557, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGICAL SCIENCES-TURKISH
  • Page Numbers: pp.549-557

Abstract

Aim: The purpose of this study is to overview nosocomial infections (NI), to determine risk factors and to evaluate the clinical and financial impact of NI on direct hospital cost among neurology intensive care unit (NICU) patients in a tertiary-care referral hospital.