The role of echocardiography in Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia at Auckland City Hospital
posted by WM Admin on 12 June 2015
Year of Publication
New Zealand Medical Journal, 128(1416)
Journal article (peer reviewed)
In this study, the authors used data for Auckland DHB to investigate whether a very low risk group of patients with Staphylococcus aureus blood stream infection (SAB) could be found in whom echocardiography was of no incremental diagnostic value for the diagnosis of infective endocarditis.
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