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  • 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.

    Read the abstract » | (added 2019-02-14)

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