The presence of a variant of type-IIIa beta-lactamase in a series of strains isolated in a burns unit.

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An outbreak of carbenicillin-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection in a Burns Unit in 1968-69 occurred in two phases separated by a period when no resistant pseudomonas were detected. Nevertheless, strains of Klebsiella aerogenes carrying R factors similar to those in the pseudomonas strains were encountered in the intervening period. The similarity of… (More)

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@article{Richmond1976ThePO, title={The presence of a variant of type-IIIa beta-lactamase in a series of strains isolated in a burns unit.}, author={Michael Richmond}, journal={Journal of medical microbiology}, year={1976}, volume={9 3}, pages={363-4} }