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Clinical Decision Tree of Goodman et al for Bacteremia Caused By an Extended Spectrum Beta-Lactamase (ESBL) Producing Bacteria

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Infectious Diseases
Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology

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Goodman et al developed a model for identifying a bacteremic patient with an isolate that could be an extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL) producing organism. This can help to identify a pateint who should be placed in isolation or receive appropriate antibiotics. The authors are from the Johns Hopkins University, the University of Maryland and the University of Pennsylvania.

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