Management and control of a carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii outbreak in an intensive care unit.

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OBJECTIVE We had for aim to describe the identification and management of a 14-clonal carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii (CRAB) outbreak, following admission of a known CRAB-infected patient in an ICU. METHODS We reviewed the carriers' files and outbreak management procedures. RESULTS The index patient was admitted with strict isolation… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.medmal.2014.03.005

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