Search Tag: Sink traps

ICU Management

Sink traps source of antibiotic-resistant bacteria in ICU

2018 10 Oct

Carbapenemase Producing Enterobacteriaceae (CPE) are bacteria or "bugs", and CPE outbreaks are mostly attributed to patient-to-patient transmission via healthcare workers. During a nationwide outbreak of healthcare-associated infections of antibiotic-resistant bacteria, an Israeli hospital traced repeated infections of patients in its intensive... Read more