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September 5, 2014

41% of multi-drug resistant infections are acquired when nursing home residents are hospitalized, more attention needed, researchers find

Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology is reporting in their October 2014 issue that a large number of multi-drug resistant infections that develop in nursing homes come from acute care hospitals. These findings suggest that the separate facilities must improve the way they collaborate with one another.

http://www.mcknights.com/41-of-multi-drug-resistant-infections-are-acquired-when-nursing-home-residents-are-hospitalized-more-attention-needed-researchers-find/article/373506/

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