Arrival of Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC)-2 in Taiwan

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2011 May;66(5):1182-4. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkr025. Epub 2011 Feb 8.
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Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents / administration & dosage
  • Anti-Bacterial Agents / pharmacology*
  • Bacteremia / diagnosis
  • Bacteremia / microbiology
  • Humans
  • Klebsiella Infections / diagnosis*
  • Klebsiella Infections / drug therapy
  • Klebsiella Infections / microbiology*
  • Klebsiella pneumoniae / drug effects*
  • Klebsiella pneumoniae / enzymology*
  • Klebsiella pneumoniae / isolation & purification
  • Male
  • Microbial Sensitivity Tests
  • Middle Aged
  • Pneumonia, Ventilator-Associated / complications
  • Pneumonia, Ventilator-Associated / diagnosis
  • Pneumonia, Ventilator-Associated / microbiology
  • Taiwan
  • beta-Lactamases / biosynthesis*
  • beta-Lactams / administration & dosage
  • beta-Lactams / pharmacology*

Substances

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents
  • beta-Lactams
  • beta-lactamase KPC-2
  • beta-Lactamases