High prevalence of MRSA and ESBL among asylum seekers in the Netherlands


Migration is one of the risk factors for the spread of multidrug-resistant organisms (MDRO). The increasing influx of migrants challenges local health care systems. To provide evidence for both hospital hygiene measure and empirical antibiotic therapy, we analysed all cultures performed in asylum seekers between January 1st 2014 and December 31st 2015 for… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0176481


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