Author Faculty (Discipline)

Nursing

Document Type

Conference Proceeding

Publication Date

4-2016

Proceedings

European Congress for Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

Embargo Period

6-20-2018

ANZSRC / FoR Code

060502 Infectious Agents| 111716 Preventive Medicine| 111799 Public Health and Health Services not elsewhere classified

Reportable Items (HERDC/ERA)

E5

Abstract

The emergence of antimicrobial resistance is of particular concern with respect to urinary tract infections, since the majority of causative agents are Gram negative bacteria. Healthcare-associated urinary tract infections (HAUTIs) are frequently associated with instrumentation of the urinary tract, specifically within dwelling catheters.

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Associated Research Project

https://research.avondale.edu.au/research_documentation/59/

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