JAMA Network | JAMA Internal Medicine | Infection Management and Multidrug-Resistant Organisms in Nursing Home Residents With Advanced Dementia

Antimicrobials are prescribed for most suspected infections in advanced dementia but often in the absence of minimum clinical criteria to support their use. Colonization with MDROs is extensive in nursing homes and is associated with exposure to quinolones and third- and fourth-generation cephalosporins.

via JAMA Network | JAMA Internal Medicine | Infection Management and Multidrug-Resistant Organisms in Nursing Home Residents With Advanced Dementia.

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