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Frequency of Rescreening of Patients Negative for Antibiotic Resistant Organisms: Clinical Evidence and Guidelines

Last updated: December 22, 2014
Project Number: RB0767-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical evidence regarding the frequency of rescreening following a negative antibiotic resistant organism (ARO) test result at admission in the acute care setting?
  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the frequency of rescreening following a negative ARO test result at admission in the acute care setting?

Key Message

No relevant literature was identified regarding the frequency of rescreening following a negative ARO test result at admission in the acute care setting.