Staying in a hotel during travel to tropical regions is associated with contracting drug-resistant bacteria.
Staying in a hotel or private accommodation is associated with contracting and carrying home drug-resistant bacteria in travellers to low and/or middle-income countries (LMICs), according to new research being presented at this year’s European Congress of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases (ECCMID) in Amsterdam, Netherlands (13-16 April). Younger travellers aged 20-30 years were also found to be at increased risk compared with those in other age groups.
Emerging Antimicrobials and Diagnostics in AMR 2019
International Matchmaking Symposium on 19-20 November, 2019 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.