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Antibiotic Susceptibility of Urinary Isolates in Nursing Home Residents Consuming Cranberry Capsules Versus Placebo

  • Gregory R. Madden (a1), Stephanie M. Argraves (a2), Peter H. Van Ness (a2) (a3) and Manisha Juthani-Mehta (a4)

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Address correspondence to Gregory Madden, MD, Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine Residency Programs, PO Box 208033, New Haven, CT 06520-8033 (Gregory.Madden@Yale.edu).

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