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Score of Martin et al for Distinguishing Carbapenem-Resistant from Extended-Spectrum Beta-Lactamase Producing Enterobacteriaceae

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Infectious Diseases
Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology

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Martin et al developed a bedside score for evaluating a patient infected with Enterobacteriaceae species in a region with antibiotic-resistant strains. This can help to distinguish extended spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL) producing bacteria from carbapenem-resistant ones. The authors are from Wayne State University and Detroit Medical Center.

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