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TUESDAY, May 30, 2017 (HealthDay News) Multidrug-resistant bacteria, such as E. coli, can be found in more than one-quarter of people living in nursing homes, a research review finds. Reviewing. TUESDAY, May 30, 2017 (HealthDay News) Multidrug-resistant bacteria, such as E. coli, can be found in more than one-quarter of people living in nursing homes, a research review finds. Reviewing eight prior studies, researchers reported rates ranged from 11 percent of residents to an alarming 59 percent, with 27 percent the average. TUESDAY, May 30, 2017 (HealthDay News) Multidrug-resistant bacteria, such as E. coli, can be found in more than one-quarter of people living in nursing homes, a research review finds.

Reviewing eight prior studies, researchers reported rates ranged from 11 percent of residents to an alarming 59 percent, with 27 percent the average. TUESDAY, May 30, 2017 (HealthDay News)—Multidrug-resistant bacteria, such as E. coli, can be found in more than one-quarter of people living in nursing homes, a research review finds. Reviewing eight prior studies, researchers reported rates ranged from 11 percent of residents to an alarming 59 percent, with 27 percent the average.

1 in 4 nursing home residents has antibiotic-resistant bacteria by Serena Gordon, Healthday Reporter (HealthDay)—Multidrug-resistant bacteria, such as E. coli, can be found. 1 in 4 Nursing Home Residents Has Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria Multidrug-resistant bacteria, such as E. coli, can be found in more than one-quarter of people living in nursing homes, a research review finds. 5/31/2017 1 in 4 Nursing Home Residents Has Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria TUESDAY, May 30, 2017 (HealthDay News) Multidrug-resistant bacteria, such as E. coli, can be found in more than one-quarter of people living in nursing homes, a research review finds.

TUESDAY, May 30, 2017 (HealthDay News) Multidrug-resistant bacteria, such as E. coli, can be found in more than one-quarter of people living in nursing homes, a research review finds. Reviewing eight prior studies, researchers reported rates ranged from 11 percent of residents to an alarming 59 percent, with 27 percent the average. 1 in 4 nursing home residents has antibiotic-resistant bacteria 31 May 2017, by Serena Gordon, Healthday Reporter (HealthDay)—Multidrug-resistant bacteria, such as. Antibiotic resistant bacteria are a serious issue for nursing homes.

Studies have demonstrated that many residents are colonized with these bad bugs when they are admitted to nursing homes. It was estimated that 25% of residents in these studies were colonized with MRSA and 25% to 67% were colonized with VRE.

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• Resistant bacteria usually occur in hospitals but are at the highest risk of spread in nursing homes and home nursing that receive these patients for further treatment.

“Prevention and Control of Infections in Hospitals: Practice and Theory” by Bjørg Marit Andersen
from Prevention and Control of Infections in Hospitals: Practice and Theory
by Bjørg Marit Andersen
Springer International Publishing, 2019

HSCT centers should ensure adherence to hand hygiene, appropriate isolation precautions, and environmental disinfection when patients develop viral gastroenteritis.

“Transplant Infections: Fourth Edition” by Per Ljungman, David Snydman, Michael Boeckh
from Transplant Infections: Fourth Edition
by Per Ljungman, David Snydman, Michael Boeckh
Springer International Publishing, 2016

In the nursing home asymptomatic bacteriuria is more likely to be antibiotic resistant than in the general population.

“Nursing Home Administration” by James E. Allen, James Elmore Allen
from Nursing Home Administration
by James E. Allen, James Elmore Allen
Springer Pub., 2007

Patients in hospital who are colonized with antibiotic-resistant bacteria provide a source from which the organisms may spread easily to other patients.

“Infection Control in Clinical Practice Updated Edition E-Book” by Jennie Wilson
from Infection Control in Clinical Practice Updated Edition E-Book
by Jennie Wilson
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2018

In approximately one-third of cases, no pathogens are isolated, either because the patient was receiving antibiotics when the specimens were obtained or because of suboptimal culture techniques.

“Greenfield's Neuropathology Eighth Edition 2-Volume Set” by Seth Love, David Louis, David W Ellison
from Greenfield’s Neuropathology Eighth Edition 2-Volume Set
by Seth Love, David Louis, David W Ellison
CRC Press, 2008

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