TITLE

In vitro activity of ten antibiotics, including tigecycline, against Bacteroides species in Austria

AUTHOR(S)
Grisold, A. J.; Wendelin, I.; Presterl, E.; Raggam, R. B.; Masoud, L.; Badura, A.; Marth, E.
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
European Journal of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases;Jul2007, Vol. 26 Issue 7, p525
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the regional trend of antibiotic resistance of clinically significant isolates of the Bacteroides fragilis group in South-East Austria to ten anti-anaerobic antibiotics. It also includes data on the resistance pattern of tigecycline, the first glycylcycline antibiotic. The Etest method determined the minimum inhibitory concentrations for ten antimicrobial agents.
ACCESSION #
25558964

 

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