Antibiotic resistance in invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates identified in Scotland between 1999 and 2007.


Data from 4727 invasive isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae submitted to the Scottish Haemophilus, Legionella, Meningococcus and Pneumococcus Reference Laboratory between 1999 and 2007 were analysed to establish susceptibility profiles to penicillin, erythromycin and cefotaxime. Pneumococcal resistance to penicillin over the study period remained low, with… (More)
DOI: 10.1099/jmm.0.022954-0


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