Turkish journal of medical sciences, vol.50, no.1, pp.239-247, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded)
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Turkish journal of medical sciences
carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumonia, antibiotic resistance, urological infection, urological surgery, URINARY-TRACT-INFECTIONS, ESCHERICHIA-COLI, IN-VITRO, ANTIMICROBIALS, EPIDEMIOLOGY, PREVALENCE, PREVENTION, DIAGNOSIS, BACTERIA
Background/aim: Carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae (CR-KP) infections encountered in urology patients differentiate from infections caused by other factors, both in respect to prophylaxis and treatment stage, and require a special approach. We aimed to analyse the predisposing factors and the antibiotherapies for CR-KP infection outbreak in a tertiary urology clinic.