We report the first case of a child in the United States infected with an organism producing a Verona Integron-Encoded Metallo-β-Lactamase. This child succumbed to a ventilator-associated pneumonia caused by a Klebsiella pneumoniae producing this resistance mechanism.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Journal||Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society|
|State||Published - Sep 1 2016|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
- Infectious Diseases