A patient in Victoria has died from a gram-negative infection that was resistant to all antibiotics. Clinicians from St Vincent’s Hospital and the Royal Melbourne Hospital reported the case of a 59-year-old man from Victoria died from severe sepsis after becoming infected with carbapenemase-resistant Klebsiella pneumonia (CR-KP). He was admitted to the hospital with severe acute pancreatitis ...
Antibiotic resistant super-bug poses clinical challenge
By Nicola Garrett
19 Apr 2016