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Woman dies from extensively drug-resistant superbug in the US
 

Woman dies from extensively drug-resistant superbug in the US

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A woman has succumbed to an infection caused by a form of Klebsiella pneumoniae resistant against all 26 available antibiotics in the US, raising red flags to health professionals on the emergence of pan-resistant bacteria.
 
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17 Jan 2017 - General
 
Ajith Wijeratna Thank you for sharing the article, i remember that this article has been shared on the MIMs community before 2-3 days before. This article teaches us the importance of practicing good antibiotics stewardship to prevent the formation of the resistance. It also reminds us of infection control efforts when we handle patients. Lastly, it brings forth the potential of the spread of resistant bacteria t...
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