Nosocomial infection among burn patients admitted in a tertiary care hospital of Bangladesh: a cross-sectional study

Author: Dey et al. Summary: Nosocomial infection is a major challenge for the appropriate management of burns. The present study aimed to investigate the incidence, risk factors, and causative organisms of nosocomial infection in burn patients of Khulna, Bangladesh. This cross-sectional study was conducted among admitted patients of the Burn and Plastic Surgery Department of Khulna Medical College Hospital (KMCH) from January to December 2020. Relevant data were collected from the patients’ hospital records. Samples of wound swabs and blood were collected and cultured in the microbiology laboratory of KMCH. Logistic regression models were used to determine the risk factors

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