Screening for antibiotic-resistant infection.

Abstract

Cases of carbapenemase-producing enterobacteriaceae (CPEs) are rising in the UK and around the world. Guidelines from Public Heath England outline methods for screening and managing CPEs, although the implementation is costly. Managing CPEs effectively relies on early detection and management of colonised or infected people. This article describes how an… (More)

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@article{Carter2015ScreeningFA, title={Screening for antibiotic-resistant infection.}, author={Yvonne Carter and Janice Scott and Vicky Pang}, journal={Nursing times}, year={2015}, volume={111 21}, pages={12-4} }