Trends in the Rates of Extended-Spectrum-β-Lactamase-Producing Enterobacterales Isolated from Urine Cultures during the COVID-19 Pandemic in Ontario, Canada Journal Articles uri icon

  • Overview
  • Research
  • Identity
  • Additional Document Info
  • View All


  • Community-onset urinary tract infections (UTIs) caused by ESBL-producing Enterobacterales , particularly E. coli and K. pneumoniae , are a major public health concern. In this study, we assessed the impact of COVID-19 on ESBL rates in urine cultures in Ontario, Canada.


  • Hasan, Mohammad R
  • Vincent, Yasmeen M
  • Leto, Daniela
  • Almohri, Huda

publication date

  • February 14, 2023