Multidrug-resistant bacterial infection in solid organ transplant recipients.

  title={Multidrug-resistant bacterial infection in solid organ transplant recipients.},
  author={Carlos Cervera and L. R. Linares and Germ{\'a}n Bou and Asunci{\'o}n Moreno},
  journal={Enfermedades infecciosas y microbiologia clinica},
  volume={30 Suppl 2},
The most frequent complication from infection after solid organ transplantation is bacterial infection. This complication is more frequent in organ transplantation involving the abdominal cavity, such as liver or pancreas transplantation, and less frequent in heart transplant recipients. The sources, clinical characteristics, antibiotic resistance and clinical outcomes vary according to the time of onset after transplantation. Most bacterial infections during the first month post… CONTINUE READING