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CRKP: What You Should Know

March 26, 2011

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A dangerous drug-resistant bacteria has been spreading throughout US hospitals over the past month, say officials. This bacteria — called┬ácarbapenem-resistant klebsiella pneumoniae — or “CRKP”, is immune to common antibiotics and is spreading fast across the nation. The infectious bacteria is spread by a simple touch, and works fast. Over 350 cases have been reported […]