Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci (VRE) (cont.)

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Where can people find more information on vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE) infections?

"Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci in Healthcare Settings," Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

"Enterococcal Infections: Treatment & Medication,"

Medically reviewed by Robert Cox, MD; American Board of Internal Medicine with subspecialty in Infectious Disease


Fraser, Susan L. "Enterococcal Infections Treatment & Management." Sept. 28, 2012. <>.

Lin, M.Y., and M.K. Hayden. "Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus and Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococcus: Recognition and Prevention in Intensive Care Units." Crit Care Med. 38.8 Aug. 2010: S335-44.

United States. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci (VRE) in Healthcare Settings." May 10, 2011. <>.

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