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ICD-9-CM Coding for Multidrug Resistant Infection Correlates Poorly With Microbiologically Confirmed Multidrug Resistant Infection

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Address correspondence to Jason P. Burnham, MD, Division of Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, 4523 Clayton Avenue, Campus Box 8051, St. Louis, MO 63110 (burnham@wustl.edu).

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