A Successful Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci Reduction Bundle at a Singapore Hospital.
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2015 Oct 21;:1-3
Authors: Fisher D, Pang L, Salmon S, Lin RT, Teo C, Tambyah P, Jureen R, Cook AR, Otter JA
We report a reduction in the vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE) rate from a peak of 1.5 cases per 1,000 admissions (95% confidence interval [CI], 1.0-2.1) in August 2012 to 0.5 per 1,000 admissions (95% CI: 0.3-1.0) by January 2015, associated with a bundle of interventions. Infect. Control Hosp. Epidemiol. 2015;00(0):1-3.
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