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Increased Carbapenem Resistance-Related Mortality in Lower Income Countries

In low- and middle-income countries, carbapenem resistance may be associated with increased mortality and length of hospital stay in patients with bloodstream infections, according to a study published in Lancet Infectious Diseases. Antimicrobial resistance is a significant economic and global health threat. Strategies such as infection control measures, new antimicrobial development, and antimicrobial stewardship are…

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