Lack of hygiene routines among patients and family members at patient hotels-A possible route for transmitting puerperal fever
2010 (English)In: Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases, ISSN 0036-5548, Vol. 42, no 6-7, 554-556 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
The use of patient hotels for ambulatory care of women with uncomplicated deliveries has become a routine in Sweden. This report describes a minor outbreak of a group A Streptococcus strain in 2 newly delivered mothers and their newborn babies at a patient hotel.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2010. Vol. 42, no 6-7, 554-556 p.
Medical and Health Sciences
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-123912DOI: 10.3109/00365541003699656ISI: 000279896500026PubMedID: 20297926OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-123912DiVA: diva2:316232