High Counts of Carbapenemase-Producing Enterobacteriaceae in Hospital Sewage

Tse Hsien Koh, Karrie Ko, Roland Jureen, Rama Narayana Deepak, Nancy Wen Sim Tee, Thean Yen Tan, Matthew Rong Jie Tay, Vernon Jian Ming Lee, Timothy Mark Sebastian Barkham
  • Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, March 2015, Cambridge University Press
  • DOI: 10.1017/ice.2015.44

There are a lot of bacteria in hospital sewage that are very resistant to many antibiotics

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Tse Koh
Singapore General Hospital

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