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The prevalence of ESBL-producing Enterobacteriaceae in a nursing home setting compared with elderly living at home: a cross-sectional comparison.

Blom, Andreas; Ahl, Jonas LU ; Månsson, Fredrik LU ; Resman, Fredrik LU and Tham, Johan LU (2016) In BMC Infectious Diseases 16.
Abstract
The aim of the study was to investigate the prevalence of faecal carriage of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)-producing Enterobacteriaceae among residents living in nursing homes and to compare it with a corresponding group of elderly people living in their own homes.
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10.1186/s12879-016-1430-5
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  title        = {The prevalence of ESBL-producing Enterobacteriaceae in a nursing home setting compared with elderly living at home: a cross-sectional comparison.},
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  volume       = {16},
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