Positive cultures from cardiopulmonary bypass: prevalence and relevance regarding postoperative infection

Linda A. C. Hamers, Catharina F. M. Linssen, Marcus D. Lance, Jos G. Maessen, Patrick Weerwind, Bjorn Winkens, Dennis C. J. J. Bergmans, Walther N. K. A. van Mook

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)372-378
JournalEuropean Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2011


  • Cardiopulmonary bypass
  • Perfusion
  • Heart-lung machine
  • Bacterial infections

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