NDM-1 Topic Guide
NDM-1 Bacteria: Certain bacteria are able to produce NDM-1, which can make them antibiotic resistant. Failure of antibiotic treatments to improve the patient's condition is the major symptom and sign that a person has been infected with bacteria carrying NDM-1. Treatment of infection caused by bacteria that make NDM-1 involves determining which antibiotics are effective against the NDM-1 strain.
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