Outbreak of Ampicillin/Piperacillin-Resistant Klebsiella Pneumoniae in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU): Investigation and Control Measures
Article, Other literature type
- Publisher: MDPI
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health,
(issn: 1661-7827, eissn: 1660-4601)
disease outbreak | R | Neonatal intensive care unit | Klebsiella pneumonia | neonatal intensive care units | outbreak | infection control | Medicine | <i>Klebsiella pneumonia</i> | Article | Klebsiella pneumoniae
Klebsiella pneumoniae is a frequent cause of infectious outbreaks in Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICUs). The aim of this paper is to describe an outbreak occurred in a 13-bed NICU and the control measures adopted in order to interrupt the chain of transmission. We de...