Bacterial infections are common and life-threatening in patients with cirrhosis. Little is known about the epidemiology of bacterial infections in different regions. We performed a multicenter prospective intercontinental study to assess the prevalence and outcomes of bacterial and fungal infections in patients with cirrhosis.

Epidemiology and Effects of Bacterial Infections in Patients With Cirrhosis Worldwide / Piano, Salvatore; Singh, Virendra; Caraceni, Paolo; Maiwall, Rakhi; Alessandria, Carlo; Fernandez, Javier; Soares, Elza Cotrim; Kim, Dong Joon; Kim, Sung Eun; Marino, Monica; Vorobioff, Julio; Barea, Rita de Cassia Ribeiro; Merli, Manuela; Elkrief, Laure; Vargas, Victor; Krag, Aleksander; Singh, Shivaram Prasad; Lesmana, Laurentius Adrianto; Toledo, Claudio; Marciano, Sebastian; Verhelst, Xavier; Wong, Florence; Intagliata, Nicolas; Rabinowich, Liane; Colombato, Luis; Kim, Sang Gyune; Gerbes, Alexander; Durand, Francois; Roblero, Juan Pablo; Bhamidimarri, Kalyan Ram; Boyer, Thomas D; Maevskaya, Marina; Fassio, Eduardo; Kim, Hyoung Su; Hwang, Jae Seok; Gines, Pere; Gadano, Adrian; Sarin, Shiv Kumar; Angeli, Paolo. - In: GASTROENTEROLOGY. - ISSN 0016-5085. - 156:5(2019), pp. 1368-1380. [10.1053/j.gastro.2018.12.005]

Epidemiology and Effects of Bacterial Infections in Patients With Cirrhosis Worldwide

Merli, Manuela
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2019

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Bacterial infections are common and life-threatening in patients with cirrhosis. Little is known about the epidemiology of bacterial infections in different regions. We performed a multicenter prospective intercontinental study to assess the prevalence and outcomes of bacterial and fungal infections in patients with cirrhosis.
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