Active surveillance of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in intensive care units: Is it cost-effective in a nonendemic region?
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AbstractObjective: Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) cause significant morbidity and mortality in intensive care unit (ICU) settings. We examined potential cost-effectiveness of active CRE surveillance at ICUs in a nonendemic region from the perspective of a Hong Kong health care provider.
All Author(s) ListHo KW, Ng WT, Ip M, You JHS
Journal nameAmerican Journal of Infection Control
Year2016
Month4
Day1
Volume Number44
Issue Number4
PublisherMOSBY-ELSEVIER
Pages394 - 399
ISSN0196-6553
eISSN1527-3296
LanguagesEnglish-United Kingdom
KeywordsDecision-analytic model; Health technology assessment; Infection control; Multi-drug resistant organisms
Web of Science Subject CategoriesInfectious Diseases; Public, Environmental & Occupational Health

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