A call for action: managing the emergence of multidrug-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in the acute care settings
Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases, 07/16/2012
Savard P et al. – The speed with which the newest resistance genes have disseminated among the different Gram–negative species and around the world is such that it is now considered a global public health crisis. Proposed infection prevention and control practices related to MDR Enterobacteriaceae are primarily ‘bundled’ and based on clinical case reports derived from outbreak–like situations, on expert opinion and understanding about other Gram–negatives.