Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, May 4th, 1998
The team found that pathogens isolated from patients in hospital intensive care units (ICUs) are most resistant to antibiotics. Organisms infecting patients in other areas of the hospital were less resistant and organisms isolated from outpatients were least resistant to treatment.
"As the rate of antimicrobial resistance increases, more...
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