To Screen or Not to Screen PD Patients for Bacteria: That is the Question

Does the ISPD guideline for routine use of mupirocin ointment at PD exit sites risk creating mupirocin-resistant organisms? No, finds a surveillance study of 1,175 swabs from 240 patients.

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Tags: Mupirocin, Pd, Catheter, Peritonitis, Pseudomonas, Hygiene

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