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Nosocomial Infections Caused by Acinetobacter baumannii A Major Threat Worldwide

  • Hervé Richet (a1) and Pierre Edouard Fournier (a1)
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Unité des Rickettsies, Faculté de Médecine, Université de la Mediterranée, 27 Blvd. Jean Moulin, 13385 Marseille cedex 5, France (Herve.Richet@medecine.univ-mrs.fr). or Pierre-Edouard.Fournier@medecine.univ-mrs.fr)

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Nosocomial Infections Caused by Acinetobacter baumannii A Major Threat Worldwide

  • Hervé Richet (a1) and Pierre Edouard Fournier (a1)

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