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Score of Ciobotaro et al for Predicting Persistent Carriage of Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae

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Infectious Diseases

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Ciobotaro et al developed a score for identifying a patient with a history of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriacea (CRE) who is likely to be still colonized on a subsequent readmission. This can help to identify a patient who may benefit from more aggressive management. The authors are from Kaplan Medical Center, Hebrew University, Clalit Health Services and Ben-Gurion University in Israel.

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