Failure to Validate a Multivariable Clinical Prediction Model to Identify Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Patients at High Risk for Candidemia.


Journal Article

We attempted to validate a previously derived clinical prediction rule for candidemia in the pediatric intensive care unit. This multicenter case control study did not identify significant association of candidemia with most of the previously identified predictors. Additional study in larger cohorts with other predictor variables is needed.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Fisher, BT; Ross, RK; Roilides, E; Palazzi, DL; Abzug, MJ; Hoffman, JA; Berman, DM; Prasad, PA; Localio, AR; Steinbach, WJ; Vogiatzi, L; Dutta, A; Zaoutis, TE

Published Date

  • December 2016

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 5 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 458 - 461

PubMed ID

  • 26407259

Pubmed Central ID

  • 26407259

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 2048-7207

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1093/jpids/piv024


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England