Controlling multidrug-resistant Gram-negative bacilli in your hospital: A transformational journey

Luisa Munoz-Price

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Abstract

During the past two decades, the world has experienced a proliferation of multidrug-resistant Gram-negative organisms. This paper is an account of the author's personal experience of implementing a bundle of interventions aimed at controlling carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii, and of the cultural transformation that was required for effective control.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)254-258
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Hospital Infection
Volume89
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - 2015
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Acinetobacter baumannii
  • Carbapenem
  • Multidrug-resistant Gram-negative organisms
  • Resistance

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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Controlling multidrug-resistant Gram-negative bacilli in your hospital : A transformational journey. / Munoz-Price, Luisa.

In: Journal of Hospital Infection, Vol. 89, No. 4, 2015, p. 254-258.

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