Poverty, Genocide, and Superbugs: A Carbapenem-Resistant Wound Infection in Rural Guatemala

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2018 Sep;99(3):561-562. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.18-0260.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Personal Narrative

MeSH terms

  • Bacteria / drug effects*
  • Carbapenems / pharmacology*
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 / complications
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 / microbiology
  • Drug Resistance, Bacterial*
  • Foot / microbiology
  • Foot / pathology
  • Genocide*
  • Guatemala
  • Humans
  • Politics
  • Poverty*
  • Rural Population*
  • Wound Infection / drug therapy
  • Wound Infection / microbiology*

Substances

  • Carbapenems