Occurrence of KPC-2-producing Klebsiella Pneumoniae Strains in Hospital Wastewater

J Hosp Infect. 2011 Mar;77(3):281. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2010.10.008. Epub 2011 Jan 7.

Publication types

  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents / pharmacology
  • Bacterial Proteins / biosynthesis*
  • Brazil / epidemiology
  • Hospitals*
  • Humans
  • Klebsiella Infections / epidemiology
  • Klebsiella Infections / microbiology
  • Klebsiella pneumoniae / drug effects
  • Klebsiella pneumoniae / genetics
  • Klebsiella pneumoniae / isolation & purification*
  • Microbial Sensitivity Tests
  • Sewage / microbiology*
  • Waste Disposal, Fluid / methods*
  • Water Microbiology*
  • beta-Lactam Resistance
  • beta-Lactamases / biosynthesis*

Substances

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents
  • Bacterial Proteins
  • Sewage
  • beta-Lactamases
  • carbapenemase-2, Klebsiella pneumoniae