The number of open-heart surgery patients who have contracted a rare and serious bacterial infection is on the rise with another case confirmed by health authorities yesterday. The man, aged in his 80s, has become the fourth Australian and the third at the Prince of Wales Hospital to be diagnosed with Mycobacterium chimaera (M. chimaera) ...
Heater-cooler unit related infections on the rise
By Sunalie Silva
20 Apr 2017