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|Title:||Duration of carbapenemase-producing enterobacteriaceae carriage in hospital patients||Authors:||Mo, Yin
Lye, David C.
Ng, Oon Tek
Fenlon, Shannon N.
Chen, Swaine L.
Ling, Moi Lin
Tang, Wen Ying
Cooper, Ben S.
|Keywords:||Science::Medicine||Issue Date:||2020||Source:||Mo, Y., Hernandez-Koutoucheva, A., Musicha, P., Bertrand, D., Lye, D. C., Ng, O. T., Fenlon, S. N., Chen, S. L., Ling, M. L., Tang, W. Y., Barkham, T., Nagarajan, N., Cooper, B. S. & Marimuthu, K. (2020). Duration of carbapenemase-producing enterobacteriaceae carriage in hospital patients. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 26(9), 2182-2185. https://dx.doi.org/10.3201/eid2609.190592||Project:||IAF311018
|Journal:||Emerging Infectious Diseases||Abstract:||To determine the duration of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae (CPE) carriage, we studied 21 CPE carriers for »1 year. Mean carriage duration was 86 days; probability of decolonization in 1 year was 98.5%, suggesting that CPE-carriers' status can be reviewed yearly. Prolonged carriage was associated with use of antimicrobial drugs.||URI:||https://hdl.handle.net/10356/148802||ISSN:||1080-6040||DOI:||10.3201/eid2609.190592||Rights:||Emerging Infectious Diseases is an open access journal published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a U.S. Government agency. The journal is a member in good standing of the Directory of Open Access Journals. All materials published in Emerging Infectious Diseases, including text, figures, tables, and photographs, are in the public domain and can be reprinted or used without permission with proper citation. All content is freely available without charge to the user or their institution. In accordance with the Budapest Open Access Initiative definition of open access, users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. Because the journal is in the public domain, its usage policy also conforms to conditions set forth by Creative Commons.||Fulltext Permission:||open||Fulltext Availability:||With Fulltext|
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