Meropenem for empiric treatment
Resistant aerobic gram negative coccobacillus.
Generally causes nosocomial infection in North America and can occur in outbreaks in this setting.
Infections seen in military personnel in war zones as well as natural disaster settings, e.g. tsunami/earthquake.
Biofilm infections of prosthetic devices
May be a colonizer
Infectious Disease consultation recommended to assist in evaluation, management and infection control measures.