Klebsiella pneumoniae carrying blaNDM-1 gene in orthopedic practice

Abstract

Emergence and spread of carbapenemases in Enterobacteriaceae is a cause of concern worldwide, the latest threat being New Delhi metallo-β-lactamase (NDM-1). This report is of an orthopedic case with fracture femur managed with internal fixation and bone grafting, who subsequently developed secondary infection with Klebsiella pneumoniae harboring bla NDM-1… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/0019-5413.139888

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