Monthly Archive: May 2011

May 20

NDM-1 in Australia

The Age has an article describing Australians who have obtained medical care in India and returned to Australia with NDM-1. ¬†Physicians report seeing patients who are unresponsive to standard antibiotics. ¬†Infectious disease specialists recommend use of isolation and contact prevention to reduce spread of NDM-1 within hospital settings. ¬†One infectious disease specialist argues that JCI …

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