Effect of Isolation of Candida Species from Respiratory Specimens on Prognosis


TAŞBAKAN M. S. , Ceviker Y. , KAÇMAZ BAŞOĞLU Ö. , Metin D., Citim S., Taskiranlar P., ...Daha Fazla

TURKISH THORACIC JOURNAL, cilt.12, ss.153-157, 2011 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 12 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5152/ttd.2011.35
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH THORACIC JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.153-157

Özet

Objective: Candida species are often isolated from respiratory specimens of patients with a history of long duration of hospitalization, immunosuppression, diabetes, alcoholism, history of wide spectrum antibiotic or corticosteroid usage. The aim of this retrospective study is to investigate the effect of isolation of Candida species from respiratory specimens on prognosis.