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Management of bloodstream infections by infection specialists: an international ESCMID cross-sectional survey.

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Summary of "Management of bloodstream infections by infection specialists: an international ESCMID cross-sectional survey."

Bloodstream infections (BSI) are frequent, but international guidelines are available only for MRSA and candidaemia.

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Name: International journal of antimicrobial agents
ISSN: 1872-7913
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