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ISRN Stroke
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 312348, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/312348
Clinical Study

Hospital-Acquired Infection Underlies Poor Functional Outcome in Patients with Prolonged Length of Stay

1Stroke Program at Tulane University Hospital, Department of Neurology, 1440 Canal Street, TB-52, Suite 1000, New Orleans, LA 70112-2715, USA
2Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1665 University Blvd., Birmingham, AL 35294-0022, USA
3Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1670 University Blvd., Birmingham, AL 35233-0022, USA
4Health Services and Outcomes Research Center for Outcome and Effectiveness Research and Education (COERE), 1530 3rd Avenue South, Medical Towers, Birmingham, AL 35294-4410, USA
5Center of Excellence in Comparative Effectiveness Research for Eliminating Disparities (CERED) Minority Health & Health Disparities Research Center (MHRC), Medical Towers Building, 1717 11th Avenue South, Suite 516A, Birmingham, AL 35294-4410, USA
6Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1665 University Blvd., Birmingham, AL 35294-0022, USA

Received 27 June 2013; Accepted 14 August 2013

Academic Editors: J. Mocco, C. White, and C. Zweifel

Copyright © 2013 Alexander J. George et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

How to Cite this Article

Alexander J. George, Amelia K. Boehme, James E. Siegler, et al., “Hospital-Acquired Infection Underlies Poor Functional Outcome in Patients with Prolonged Length of Stay,” ISRN Stroke, vol. 2013, Article ID 312348, 5 pages, 2013. doi:10.1155/2013/312348