A Bundle of Measures to Control an Outbreak of Pseudomonas aeruginosa Associated With P-Trap Contamination.

@article{GbaguidiHaore2018ABO,
  title={A Bundle of Measures to Control an Outbreak of Pseudomonas aeruginosa Associated With P-Trap Contamination.},
  author={H. Gbaguidi-Haore and Am{\'e}lie Varin and P. Cholley and M. Thouverez and D. Hocquet and X. Bertrand},
  journal={Infection control and hospital epidemiology},
  year={2018},
  volume={39 2},
  pages={
          164-169
        }
}
  • H. Gbaguidi-Haore, Amélie Varin, +3 authors X. Bertrand
  • Published 2018
  • Medicine
  • Infection control and hospital epidemiology
  • OBJECTIVE To describe an outbreak of multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa in which the hospital waste-pipe system was the likely source of contamination and to report the bundle of measures that facilitated the long-term control of the outbreak. DESIGN Outbreak investigation. SETTING The hematology unit of a tertiary-care referral center. PATIENTS Patients who were colonized or infected with P. aeruginosa belonging to the clonal outbreak. METHODS Patients admitted to our 15-bed stem-cell… CONTINUE READING
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