Every ESBL-infection requires a specialist's advice: infectious diseases specialist or other referent according to recommendations of the French HAS (Haute autorité de santé) February 2010
These protocols in addition to the essential hygiene measures complete the treatment of infected patients. (please see also information sheet on hygiene measures).
It is essential to inform the patient, his family, his general practitioner and the health care institution taking care of him.
Because of MDR, there is no modification of antibiotic indication or treatment duration.
Dosage and administration is to be respected as indicated in the protocol (see at the end).