Revista Habanera de Ciencias Médicas
versión On-line ISSN 1729-519X
ORTEGA GONZALEZ, Lilia María. Enterococcus infection: Update. Rev haban cienc méd [online]. 2010, vol.9, n.4, pp. 507-515. ISSN 1729-519X.
Enterococcus infection emerges in the hospital environment as a nosocomial entity in the last 10 years. Multiple factors have favoured this phenomenon, mainly the antimicrobial resistance and bad clinical practices. The purpose of the present article is to carry out a documentary a taken into account. Review of the subject, for the clinical-epidemiological elements and of management of the infection.
Palabras llave : enterococcus; infection; nosocomial infection.