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Volume 10, Number 6—June 2004

Research

Nursing Home Residents and Enterobacteriaceae Resistant to Third-Generation Cephalosporins

Carolyn Sandoval*, Stephen D. Walter*, Allison McGeer†, Andrew E. Simor†, Suzanne F. Bradley‡, Lorraine M. Moss*, and Mark B. Loeb*Comments to Author 
Author affiliations: *McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada; †Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; ‡Sunnybrook and Women’s College Health Science Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; ‡Veterans’ Affairs Health Systems, and University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

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Table 2

Distribution of sites from which Enterobacteriaceae were isolated

Site Case-patients (%) Controls (%)
Urine
20 (74)
77 (91)
Wound
3 (11)
2 (2)
Eye
3 (11)
2 (2)
Skin
1 (4)
3 (4)
Sputum
0 (0)
1 (1)
Total 27 85

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