Modeling regional transmission and containment of a healthcare-associated multidrug-resistant organism.

@article{Paul2019ModelingRT,
  title={Modeling regional transmission and containment of a healthcare-associated multidrug-resistant organism.},
  author={Prabasaj Paul and Rachel B Slayton and Alexander J. Kallen and Maroya Spalding Walters and John A. Jernigan},
  journal={Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America},
  year={2019}
}
BACKGROUND CDC recently published Interim Guidance for a Public Health Response to Contain Novel or Targeted Multidrug-resistant Organisms (MDROs). We assessed the impact of implementing the strategy in a U.S. state using a mathematical model. METHODS We used a deterministic compartmental model, parametrized via a novel analysis of Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) data reported to the National Healthcare Safety Network and patient transfer data from the Center for Medicare… CONTINUE READING
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