[Multidrug resistant bacteria in a psychiatric milieu].

Isolation rates of multiple-drug resistant (MDR) bacteria were evaluated retrospectively in a psychiatric care facility. Over the six-year study period, 66 MDR bacterial strains were found. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus contributed half of all MDR strains and 31% of all S. aureus strains. Among Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains, 22% were… CONTINUE READING