Nightmare Bacteria “Superbugs” in U.S. Hospitals

Posted: March 7, 2013 in Pandemics
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Dr. Thomas Frieden, the Director of the CDC, calls these babies a triple threat – they’re resistant to virtually all antibiotics, spread rapidly between patients ,and cause death in 50% of cases.

So,that’s your warm and fuzzy for the day. You’re welcome.

Good article about CRE here: Infections With “Nightmare Bacteria” Are On The Rise In U.S. Hospitals

 

klebsiella

This is what Nightmare Bacteria looks like. Ooh, purty.

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