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Whole-genome sequencing reveals two prolonged simultaneous outbreaks involving Pseudomonas aeruginosa high-risk strains ST111 and ST235 with resistance to quaternary ammonium compounds

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Rath, A. ; Kieninger, B. ; Fritsch, J. ; Caplunik-Pratsch, A. ; Blaas, S. ; Ochmann, M. ; Pfeifer, M. ; Hartl, J. ; Holzmann, T. ; Schneider-Brachert, W.
Date of publication of this fulltext: 12 Mar 2024 10:23


Objective Water-bearing systems are known as frequent Pseudomonas aeruginosa (PA) outbreak sources. However, many older buildings continue to have sanitary facilities in high-risk departments such as the ICU. We present two simultaneous prolonged multi-drug-resistant (MDR) PA outbreaks detected at the ICU of a pulmonology hospital, which were resolved by whole-genome sequencing ...


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