Evaluation of a real-time PCR assay for detection and quantification of bacterial DNA directly in blood of preterm neonates with suspected late-onset sepsis

Marre van den Brand*, Frank A. M. van den Dungen, Martine P. Bos, Mirjam M. van Weissenbruch, A. Marceline van Furth, Annemieke de Lange, Anna Rubenjan, Remco P. H. Peters, Paul H. M. Savelkoul

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Original languageEnglish
Article number105
Number of pages10
JournalCritical Care
Volume22
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 22 Apr 2018

Keywords

  • Molecular diagnosis
  • Late-onset sepsis
  • Neonatology
  • Real-time PCR
  • Bacterial DNA load
  • Bacteremia
  • POLYMERASE-CHAIN-REACTION
  • BIRTH-WEIGHT INFANTS
  • STREAM INFECTIONS
  • RAPID DIAGNOSIS
  • NECROTIZING ENTEROCOLITIS
  • MOLECULAR-DETECTION
  • METAANALYSIS
  • CHILDREN
  • DISEASE
  • LOAD

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