A prospective study of the impact of colonization following hospital admission by glycopeptide-resistant Enterococci on mortality during a hospital outbreak

Alexis Hautemanière, Paul R. Hunter, Nathalie Diguio, Elaine Albuisson, Philippe Hartemann

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This study shows that the GRE acquisition has a poor prognosis and that this is independent of the other prognostic factors such as age and severity of underlying disease. Survival in GRE+ patients was significantly shorter.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)746-752
Number of pages7
JournalAmerican Journal of Infection Control
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2009

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