Epidemiology of an endemic strain of beta-lactamase-producing Enterococcus faecalis.

Abstract

Three previously reported beta-lactamase-producing (Bla+) enterococci with distinct but related antibiotic resistance phenotypes, plasmid profiles, and plasmid restriction endonuclease digestion patterns were isolated at the West Haven Veterans Administration Medical Center in Connecticut (WH245, WH257, WH571) in July 1986 and March 1987. In this study, we… (More)

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@article{Patterson1991EpidemiologyOA, title={Epidemiology of an endemic strain of beta-lactamase-producing Enterococcus faecalis.}, author={Jan E. Patterson and Kavindra V. Singh and Barbara E. Murray}, journal={Journal of clinical microbiology}, year={1991}, volume={29 11}, pages={2513-6} }