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Determinants and outcomes of access-related blood-stream infections among Irish haemodialysis patients; a cohort study
Infections are the second leading cause of death and hospitalisation among haemodialysis (HD) patients. Rates of access-related bloodstream infections (AR-BSI) are influenced by patient characteristics and loc...
Citation: BMC Nephrology 2019 20:68