Aminoglycoside-resistant enterococci.

  title={Aminoglycoside-resistant enterococci.},
  author={M. J. Basker and B. Slocombe and Robert Sutherland},
  journal={Journal of clinical pathology},
  volume={30 4},
Thirty-four recent clinical isolates of Streptococcus faecalis were tested for sensitivity to amoxycillin, benzylpenicillin, streptomycin, kanamycin, gentamicin, tobramycin, and amikacin. Amoxycillin was two- to four-fold more active than benzylpenicillin and all strains were inhibited by low concentrations of the penicillins. The aminoglycosides were less… CONTINUE READING