The prevalence of ESBL-producing Enterobacteriaceae in a nursing home setting compared with elderly living at home: a cross-sectional comparison.

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Abstract

The aim of the study was to investigate the prevalence of faecal carriage of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)-producing Enterobacteriaceae among residents living in nursing homes and to compare it with a corresponding group of elderly people living in their own homes.

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External organisations
  • Skåne University Hospital
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  • Infectious Medicine
Original languageEnglish
Article number111
Number of pages6
JournalBMC Infectious Diseases
Volume16
StatePublished - 2016
Peer-reviewedYes