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Preventing the influx of vancomycin-resistant enterococci into health care institutions, by use of a simple validated prediction rule.

Tacconelli E, Karchmer AW, Yokoe D, D'Agata EM.

Clinical Infectious Diseases, 39(7), 964-970, 15/03/2016.

The goal of this study was to develop a validated prediction rule for  identification of patients harboring vancomycin-resistant enterococci  (VRE) at hospital admission.