TITLE

Effective Suppression of Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococcus Species in Asymptomatic Gastrointestinal Carriers by a Novel Glycolipodepsipeptide, Ramoplanin

AUTHOR(S)
Wong, Michael T.; Kauffman, Carol A.; Standiford, Harold C.; Linden, Peter; Fort, Glenn; Fuchs, Henry J.; Porter, Steven B.; Wenzel, Richard P.
PUB. DATE
November 2001
SOURCE
Clinical Infectious Diseases;11/1/2001, Vol. 33 Issue 9, p1476
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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; Role of ramoplanin against VRE.
ACCESSION #
5517482

 

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