A quarter of nursing home residents are colonized with drug-resistant bacteria

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/04/170427120920.htm

The significant presence of multidrug-resistant gram-negative bacteria (MDR-GNB), such as E. coli, among nursing home residents demonstrates the need for heightened infection control prevention and control measures in nursing homes, according to a meta-analysis now published.

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