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ICU infections raise risk of death
ICU infections raise risk of death (January 6, 2014 - Insidermedicine) From New York - Infections in the ICU greatly raise risk of death, according to a report published in the American Journal of Infection Control. Researchers studied the outcomes among over 17,000 elderly patients who had been admitted to hospital, and were followed for an additional five years. Results showed that those who had been admitted to the ICU and developed an infection during their stay were 35% more likely to die within the study period.
 
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