Faecal carriage of carbapenemase-producing Gram-negative bacilli in hospital settings in southern France

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The emergence of carbapenemase-producing Gram-negative bacilli is a worldwide problem. To date, no study has evaluated the prevalence of faecal carriage of carbapenemase-producing and carbapenem-resistant Gram-negative bacilli (CR GNB) in France. From 1 February to 30 April 2012, we conducted a prospective, multicentre study in three University Hospitals… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10096-014-2298-1

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@article{Pantel2014FaecalCO, title={Faecal carriage of carbapenemase-producing Gram-negative bacilli in hospital settings in southern France}, author={Austin R Pantel and H{\'e}l{\`e}ne Marchandin and M.-F. Pr{\`e}re and Adeline Boutet-Dubois and N. Brieu-Roche and Anne Gaschet and Anne Davin-R{\'e}gli and Arcadio Sotto and J R Lavigne}, journal={European Journal of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases}, year={2014}, volume={34}, pages={899-904} }