Outbreak of Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections with PER-1 extended-spectrum beta-lactamase in Warsaw, Poland: further evidence for an international clonal complex.

@article{Empel2007OutbreakOP,
  title={Outbreak of Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections with PER-1 extended-spectrum beta-lactamase in Warsaw, Poland: further evidence for an international clonal complex.},
  author={Joanna Empel and Krzysztof Filczak and Agnieszka Mr{\'o}wka and Waleria Hryniewicz and David Martin Livermore and Marek Gniadkowski},
  journal={Journal of clinical microbiology},
  year={2007},
  volume={45 9},
  pages={2829-34}
}
Forty-one Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates with extended-spectrum beta-lactamases (ESBLs) from a hospital in Warsaw, Poland, were analyzed. Thirty-seven isolates from several wards were collected over 9 months in 2003 and 2004. The isolates were recovered from patients with multiple types of infections, mostly respiratory tract and postoperative wound… CONTINUE READING