Antibiotic resistance in Swiss nursing homes: analysis of National Surveillance Data over an 11-year period between 2007 and 2017
Philipp Kohler, Rosamaria Fulchini, Werner Albrich, Adrian Egli, Carlo Balmelli, Stephan Harbarth, Delphine Héquet, Christian R. Kahlert, Stefan P Kuster, Christiane Petignat, Matthias Schlegel & Andreas Kronenberg
ESC-R among is emerging in Swiss NHs, whereas MRSA show a declining trend over time. A minority of NHs are represented in ANRESIS, with a preponderance of institutions from the French/Italian speaking regions. Efforts should be undertaken to improve resistance surveillance in this high-risk setting.
|citation||Kohler P, Fulchini R, Albrich W, Egli A, Balmelli C, Harbarth S, Héquet D, Kahlert C R, Kuster S P, Petignat C, Schlegel M, Kronenberg A. Antibiotic resistance in Swiss nursing homes: analysis of National Surveillance Data over an 11-year period between 2007 and 2017. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018; 7:88.|
|type||journal paper/review (English)|
|date of publishing||20-07-2018|
|journal title||Antimicrob Resist Infect Control (7)|