Carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae (CRE) or carbapenemase-producing
... Hospitals are primary transmission sites for CRE-based infections. ... People
most likely to acquire carbapenem-resistant...
Mar 20, 2013 ... CRE has been dubbed a “nightmare bacteria” by the CDC's Director Tom .... a
personal advocate with you when you're in a hospital—someone ...
Feb 19, 2015 ... The term "nightmare bacteria" doesn't bode well for anyone with it. CRE broke out
at L.A. hospital, contributing to 2 deaths. ... Also, if you come down with a harsh
bacterial infection after medical treatment in another country, ...
Mar 5, 2013 ... "What's called CRE are nightmare bacteria," Dr. Thomas Frieden, director of the
... from other patients and sterilizing everything they come into contact with. ... By
Mar 8, 2013 ... On the other hand, as I pointed out, these nightmare bacteria are killing people, ...
about outbreaks at other hospitals, and you just hope it doesn't come here. ... to
the infected patients and don't let them get near other patients.
TUESDAY, March 5 (HealthDay News) -- A "nightmare" bacteria that is resistant
to powerful antibiotics and kills half of those it infects has surfaced in nearly 200 ...
FRONTLINE investigates the rise of deadly drug-resistant bacteria. ... weeks, an
infection would respond to broad spectrum antibiotics, but then come back. ... I
also find it interesting that when you do get an antibiotic the doctor doesn't tell
you ..... I worked in the pharmacy at the hospital near Pfizer's research facility i...
Transcript for the FRONTLINE film Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria. ... took Addie
to a local hospital, where they said she had symptoms of a virus. ... I remember
sitting there, watching the sun come up and thinking, "How did she get so sick?
Sep 7, 2016 ... CRE bacteria infection (carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae) is resistant ...
CRE Bacteria Infection - Symptoms and Signs · Find a local Doctor in your town ...
the U.S. in hospitals, and medical caregivers who work in hospitals or ... "
superbug 2013," "nightmare bacteria," and "danger...
Mar 7, 2013 ... Oregon hospitals, health officials brace for 'nightmare bacteria' ... "Whenever you
introduce a new one, a new resistance mechanism seems to come around." ...
but ask health care workers –who can be carriers – to wash their hands before
touching you. ... Portland · Washington County · More...