July 2008
Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology;Jul2008, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p285
Academic Journal
No abstract available.


Related Articles

  • Study of virulence factors in association with antimicrobial resistance amongst urinary isolates of enterococci. Tiwari, K.; Banerjee, T.; Filgona, J.; Anupurba, S. // Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology;Jul-Sep2015, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p455 

    The article presents a study related to association of virulence factor with antimicrobial resistance in enterococci isolated from urine. Topics discussed include resistance and virulence genes found in transposable genetic elements of enterococci, drug resistance developed by enterococci...

  • The Enterococcus: 'Putting the Bug in Our Ears'. Hoffman, Stephen A.; Mollering Jr., Robert C. // Annals of Internal Medicine;May87, Vol. 106 Issue 5, p757 

    Focuses on a study by M.J. Zervos and colleagues regarding the frequency of colonization and infection of the organism enterococci demonstrating probable person-to-person spread. Virulence and incidence of infection; Antimicrobial susceptibility; Epidemiology of gentamicin-resistant...

  • Diversity among multidrug-resistant Enterococci. Murray, Barbara E. // Emerging Infectious Diseases;Jan-Mar98, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p37 

    Presents information on enterococci infections, while highlighting that enterococci present a therapeutic challenge because of their resistance to a vast array of antimicrobial drugs, including cell-wall active agents. What enterococci are often present in; Comparison of streptococci with...

  • Effective Suppression of Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococcus Species in Asymptomatic Gastrointestinal Carriers by a Novel Glycolipodepsipeptide, Ramoplanin. Wong, Michael T.; Kauffman, Carol A.; Standiford, Harold C.; Linden, Peter; Fort, Glenn; Fuchs, Henry J.; Porter, Steven B.; Wenzel, Richard P. // Clinical Infectious Diseases;11/1/2001, Vol. 33 Issue 9, p1476 

    Focuses on a study which evaluated the safety and efficacy of oral ramoplanin, a nonabsorbed glycolipodepsipeptide, for the suppression of gastrointestinal vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE) colonization. Demographic characteristics of patients; Information on antimicrobial susceptibility;...

  • IN VITRO ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE OF INTESTINAL ESCHERICHIA COLI AND ENTEROCOCCI IN CLINICALLY HEALTHY DOGS IN ESTONIA. Aasmäe, Birgit; Volkova, Jevgenia; Häkkinen, Liidia; Orro, Toomas; Tenson, Tanel; Kalmus, Piret // Veterinarija ir Zootechnika;2015, Vol. 72 Issue 94, p3 

    The aim of this study was to estimate the antimicrobial resistance of intestinal Escherichia coli and enterococci and identify the risk factors that are associated with resistance of enteric microflora in clinically healthy dogs. Fecal samples were collected from 86 clinically healthy dogs....

  • Aminoglycoside Resistance in Enterococci. Chow, Joseph W. // Clinical Infectious Diseases;8/1/2000, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p586 

    Focuses on a study which discussed the resistance of aminoglycoside in enterococci. Background of the intrinsic resistance of enterococci to aminoglycosides; Description of gentamicin resistance genes; Alternative approach for synergism prediction.

  • Monitoring Antimicrobial Use and Resistance: Comparison with a National Benchmark on Reducing Vancomycin Use and Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci. Fridkin, Scott K.; Lawton, Rachel; Edwards, Jonathan R.; Tenover, Fred C.; McGowan Jr., John E.; Gaynes, Robert P. // Emerging Infectious Diseases;Jul2002, Vol. 8 Issue 7, p702 

    Focuses on a study which analyzed data from 50 intensive-care units at 20 U.S. hospitals reporting data on antimicrobial-resistant organisms and antimicrobial agent use, to determine if local monitoring data on vancomycin use directed quality improvement and decreased vancomycin-resistant...

  • Absence of High-Level Vancomycin Resistance in Enterococci Isolated from Meat-Processing Facilities.  // Emerging Infectious Diseases;Nov/Dec2001, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p1030 

    Presents information on a study that examined several enterococci isolates from the packaging areas of the plants for vancomycin resistance. Information on vancomycin-resistant enterococci; Methodology.

  • Prevalence of vancomycin resistance and multiple drug resistance in enterococci in equids in North India. Singh, Bhoj Raj // Journal of Infection in Developing Countries;2009, Vol. 3 Issue 7, p498 

    Introduction: Vancomycin resistant and multi-drug-resistant enterococci are the major emerging pathogens in surgical, neonatal, and tertiary care units. Methodology: In this study, 267 enterococci from different clinical and non-clinical samples of equine origin were tested for their...

  • ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE: GUIDELINES FOR THE PRACTICING ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEON. Osmon, Douglas R. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Dec2001, Vol. 83-A Issue 12, p1891 

    Discusses guidelines that practicing orthopedic surgeon should consider in managing multidrug resistant pathogens. Scope and mechanisms of antimicrobial resistance; Vancomycin-resistant enterococci; Staphylococci; Solutions to bacterial resistance.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics