Bacterial isolates from burn wound infections and their antibiograms : A eight-year study

@inproceedings{Mehta2007BacterialIF,
  title={Bacterial isolates from burn wound infections and their antibiograms : A eight-year study},
  author={Manjula Mehta and Priya Brata Dutta and Varsha Gupta},
  year={2007}
}
Background: Infection is an important cause of mortality in burns. Rapidly emerging nosocomial pathogens and the problem of multi-drug resistance necessitates periodic review of isolation patterns and antibiogram in the burn ward. Aim: Keeping this in mind, the present retrospective study from wounds of patients admitted to burns unit was undertaken to determine the bacteriological pro›le and the resistance pattern from the burn ward over a period of three years (June 2002 to May 2005) and was… CONTINUE READING
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