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>20% of drug-resistant pneumonia in nursing homes

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More than 20% of drug-resistant cases of pneumonia in 2010 occurred in nursing home residents.

Braykov, Nikolay P., Michael R. Eber, Eili Y. Klein, Daniel J. Morgan, and Ramanan Laxminarayan. Trends in Resistance to Carbapenems and Third-Generation Cephalasporins Among Clinical Isolates of Klebsiella Pneumoniae in the United States, 1999-2010. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2013; 34(3): 259-68. https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/infection-control-and-hospital-epidemiology/article/div-classtitletrends-in-resistance-to-carbapenems-and-third-generation-cephalosporins-among-clinical-isolates-of-span-classitalicklebsiella-pneumoniaespan-in-the-united-states-19992010div/92079FCA7AE739268B12B1EA67759598

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Title
Trends in Resistance to Carbapenems and Third-Generation Cephalasporins Among Clinical Isolates of Klebsiella Pneumoniae in the United States, 1999-2010
Publication
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol
Publication Date
2013
Authors
Braykov, Nikolay P., Michael R. Eber, Eili Y. Klein, Daniel J. Morgan, and Ramanan Laxminarayan
Volume & Issue
Volume 34, Issue 3
Pages
259-68
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