Preventing Lethal Hospital Outbreaks of Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

ArticleinNew England Journal of Medicine 367(23):2168-2170 · December 2012with10 Reads
Impact Factor: 55.87 · DOI: 10.1056/NEJMp1212370 · Source: PubMed

    Abstract

    The threat of infections due to multidrug-resistant organisms is increasing, and multidrug-resistant gram-negative rods are the most menacing such organisms. Reliable adherence to basic practices is the key to interrupting transmission in our hospitals.