Assessment of the types of catheter infectivity caused by Candida species and their biofilm formation. First study in an intensive care unit in Algeria

Sidi Mohammed Lahbib Seddiki, Boucherit-otmani, Boucherit, Badsi-amir, Taleb, Kunkel
  • International Journal of General Medicine, January 2013, Dove Medical Press
  • DOI: 10.2147/ijgm.s38065

The catheter fungal infectivity types

What is it about?

The catheters are colonized by Candida sp. This alteration may progress to colonization and then worsen and instal an infection. to initiate antifungal therapy, it is necessary to distinguish the infection of the catheter from a simple contamination

The following have contributed to this page: Professor Boucherit Otmani Zahia, Sidi Mohammed Lahbib Seddiki, and Souad AMIR BADSI