TITLE

Antimicrobial Resistance of Salmonella enterica Serotype Typhi in Dakar, Senegal

AUTHOR(S)
Dromigny, Jacques-Albert; Perrier-Gros-Claude, Jean-David
PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
Clinical Infectious Diseases;8/1/2003, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p465
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
Presents a letter to the editor of the journal 'Clinical Infectious Diseases' about antimicrobial resistance of Salmonella enterica serotype typhi in Dakar, Senegal. Easy access to commonly used antimicrobials; Agents that would allow prolongation of the life of powerful classes of drugs; Need to reinforce the national antimicrobial surveillance network.
ACCESSION #
10590290

 

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