Antimicrobial susceptibility pattern of clinical isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from patients of lower respiratory tract infections

@inproceedings{Fatima2012AntimicrobialSP,
  title={Antimicrobial susceptibility pattern of clinical isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from patients of lower respiratory tract infections},
  author={Anab Fatima and Syed Baqir Shyum Naqvi and Sheikh Abdul Khaliq and Shaheen Perveen and Sabahat Jabeen},
  booktitle={SpringerPlus},
  year={2012}
}
The present study was conducted to determine the antibiotic susceptibility pattern of Pseudomonas aeruginosa from sputum samples of lower respiratory tract infection patients admitted to different hospitals of Karachi. Most of the hospitals are hampered with high frequency of nosocomial infections generally caused by multiresistant nosocomial pathogen. Among Gram-negative pathogens Pseudomonas aeruginosa considered as most challenging pathogen. The objective of the study was to determine… CONTINUE READING
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