Authors: Demczuk, Walter H.B.1; Martin, Irene1; Griffith, Averil1; Lefebvre, Brigitte2; McGeer, Allison3; Shane, Amanda4; Zhanel, George G.5; Tyrrell, Gregory J.6; Gilmour, Matthew W.1; Toronto Invasive Bacterial Diseases Network*; Canadian Public Health Laboratory Network*
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, 1015 Arlington Street, Winnipeg, MB R3E 3R2, Canada. 2: Laboratoire de santé publique du Québec, 20045 chemin Sainte-Marie, Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, QC H9X 3R5, Canada. 3: Toronto Invasive Bacterial Diseases Network, Department of Microbiology, Mount Sinai Hospital, 600 University Avenue, Room 210, Toronto, ON M5G 1X5, Canada. 4: Vaccine Preventable Diseases Section, Surveillance and Outbreak Response Division, Centre for Immunization and Respiratory Infectious Diseases, Public Health Agency of Canada, Room 273A, 2nd Floor, 130 Colonnade Road, AL 6502A, Ottawa, ON K1A 0K9, Canada. 5: Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2, Canada. 6: Provincial Laboratory for Public Health (Microbiology), Walter Mackenzie Health Sciences Centre, 8440 - 112 Street, Edmonton, AB T6G 2J2, Canada.
Publication date: August 24, 2012