TITLE

Risk factors for resistance to "first-line" antimicrobials among urinary tract isolates of Escherichia coli in children,

AUTHOR(S)
Allen, Upton D.; MacDonald, Noni; Fuite, Louise; Chan, Frank; Stephens, Derek
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/18/99, Vol. 160 Issue 10, p1436
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports a study to address the issues of antimicrobial resistance among children in Canada as they relate to urinary tract isolates of Escherichia coli in a tertiary care pediatric centre in Ottawa. Methods; Results; Interpretation.
ACCESSION #
1859341

 

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