Corpus ID: 204066707

ANTIBIOTIC PROFILE OF CARBAPENEM RESISTANT ENTEROBACTERIACEAE (CRE): KLEBSIELLA PNEUMONIAE AMONG HOSPITALIZED PATIENTS IN HOSPITAL RAJA PERMAISURI BAINUN

@inproceedings{Idrus2019ANTIBIOTICPO,
  title={ANTIBIOTIC PROFILE OF CARBAPENEM RESISTANT ENTEROBACTERIACEAE (CRE): KLEBSIELLA PNEUMONIAE AMONG HOSPITALIZED PATIENTS IN HOSPITAL RAJA PERMAISURI BAINUN},
  author={Norsyafiqah Izura Mohd Idrus},
  year={2019}
}
INTRODUCTION & OBJECTIVESCarbapenem Resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) isolates have increased sharply from 66 cases in 2015 to 184 case in 2017 in the Raja Permaisuri Bainun Hospital (HRPB). CRE leads to increased cases of morbidity and mortality, higher health care costs and increased periods of hospitalization. Antibiotics sensitivity tests are essential for the diagnosis of CRE as it can assist practitioners to provide appropriate antibiotics treatment to patients with CRE infection. This… Expand