Rectal Carriage of Extended-Spectrum Beta-Lactamase-Producing Gram-Negative Bacilli in Community Settings in Madagascar

@inproceedings{Herindrainy2011RectalCO,
  title={Rectal Carriage of Extended-Spectrum Beta-Lactamase-Producing Gram-Negative Bacilli in Community Settings in Madagascar},
  author={Perlinot Herindrainy and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}rique Randrianirina and Rila Ratovoson and Elisoa Ratsima Hariniana and Yves Buisson and Nathalie Genel and Dominique Decr{\'e} and Guillaume Arlet and Antoine Talarmin and Vincent Richard},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND Extended-spectrum ß-lactamase-producing Enterobacteria (ESBL-PE) emerged at the end of the 1980s, causing nosocomial outbreaks and/or hyperendemic situations in hospitals and long-term care facilities. In recent years, community-acquired infections due to ESBL-PE have spread worldwide, especially across developing countries including Madagascar. OBJECTIVES This study aimed to determine the prevalence and risk factors of intestinal carriage of ESBL-PE in the community of… CONTINUE READING
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