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Ho C, Lau A, Cimon K, et al. Screening, Isolation, and Decolonization Strategies for Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci or Extended Spectrum Beta-Lactamase Producing Organisms: A Systematic Review of the Clinical Evidence and Health Services Impact [Internet]. Ottawa (ON): Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health; 2012 Sep.

ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS

ARO

antibiotic-resistant organism

CI

confidence interval

CRE

carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae

E. coli

Escherichia coli

ESBL

extended spectrum beta-lactamase

HAM-A

Hamilton Anxiety Rating Scale

HAM-D

Hamilton Depression Rating Scale

ICU

intensive care unit

K. pneumonia

Klebsiella pneumonia

LOS

length of hospital stay

MDR

multidrug resistant

MRSA

methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus

NICU

neonatal intensive care unit

OR

odds ratio

RCT

randomized controlled trial

SR

systematic review

VRE

vancomycin-resistant enterococci

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Screening, Isolation, and Decolonization Strategies for Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci or Extended Spectrum Beta-Lactamase Producing Organisms: A Systematic Review of the Clinical Evidence and Health Services Impact [Internet].
Ho C, Lau A, Cimon K, et al.

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