A multicenter study of septic shock due to candidemia: outcomes and predictors of mortality

Gennaro De Pascale, Maurizio Sanguinetti, Brunella Posteraro, Massimo Antonelli, Enrico Maria Trecarichi, Mario Tumbarello, Matteo Bassetti, Elda Righi, Filippo Ansaldi, Maria Merelli, Trucchi Cecilia, Ana Diaz-Martin, Roberto Luzzati, Chiara Rosin, Leonel Lagunes, Jose Garnacho-Montero, Assunta Sartor, Jordi Rello, Giorgio Della Rocca

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

154 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

Candida is the most common cause of severe yeast infections worldwide, especially in critically ill patients. In this setting, septic shock attributable to Candida is characterized by high mortality rates. The aim of this multicenter study was to investigate the determinants of outcome in critically ill patients with septic shock due to candidemia.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)839-845
Number of pages7
JournalIntensive Care Medicine
Volume40
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014

Keywords

  • candidemia

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics of 'A multicenter study of septic shock due to candidemia: outcomes and predictors of mortality'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this