The Enterococcus: 'Putting the Bug in Our Ears'

Hoffman, Stephen A.; Mollering Jr., Robert C.
May 1987
Annals of Internal Medicine;May87, Vol. 106 Issue 5, p757
Academic Journal
Focuses on a study by M.J. Zervos and colleagues regarding the frequency of colonization and infection of the organism enterococci demonstrating probable person-to-person spread. Virulence and incidence of infection; Antimicrobial susceptibility; Epidemiology of gentamicin-resistant enterococci; Therapeutic implications and challenges.


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