Drug-resistant Escherichia coli, Rural Idaho


Stool carriage of drug-resistant Escherichia coli in home-living residents of a rural community was examined. Carriage of nalidixic acid-resistant E. coli was associated with recent use of antimicrobial agents in the household. Household clustering of drug-resistant E. coli was observed. Most carriers of drug-resistant E. coli lacked conventional risk… (More)


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@inproceedings{Hannah2005DrugresistantEC, title={Drug-resistant Escherichia coli, Rural Idaho}, author={Elizabeth Lyon Hannah and F. Angulo and James R. Johnson and B. Haddadin and Jacquelyn Williamson and Matthew H. Samore}, booktitle={Emerging infectious diseases}, year={2005} }