A+ A A-

Blood Cultures

Sepsis 
The CDC launched a new website on sepsis in the hopes to increase awareness and improve recognition, diagnosis, and treatment of patients. 
http://www.cdc.gov/sepsis/

Updated Review of Blood Culture Contamination
An overview of blood culture contamination and the potential utility of a variety of approaches to improve both detection and prevention is discussed in this 2006 Clinical Microbiology Reviews' article. 
K.K. Hall and J.A. Lyman
Clin. Microbiol. Review October 2006 19: 788-802
Abstract and PDF
RightsLink Permission


American Society For Microbiology © 2014 | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use