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ICU Management

C. auris outbreak linked to multiuse thermometers in UK ICU

2018 24 Apr

New research from the UK suggests that multiuse patient equipment, such as thermometers, could help spread the fungal pathogen Candida auris (C. auris) in hospitalised patients, particularly those in intensive care units (ICUs). The findings were presented at the 28th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID). Researchers... Read more