Control of infection due to Klebsiella pneumoniae in an intensive care nursery.

@article{Knight1990ControlOI,
  title={Control of infection due to Klebsiella pneumoniae in an intensive care nursery.},
  author={Pamela Knight and George Cassady},
  journal={Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association},
  year={1990},
  volume={10 4},
  pages={357-60}
}
Because of an increased incidence of necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) temporally related to Klebsiella pneumoniae colonization noted in several infants, a study was undertaken to identify the source and to eradicate the infection. Twenty infants in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) and 51 in the well-baby nursery were prospectively studied. Cultures… CONTINUE READING