Changing Trends in Prevalence and Antibiotics Resistance of Uropathogens in Patients Attending the Gondar University Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia

@inproceedings{Tiruneh2014ChangingTI,
  title={Changing Trends in Prevalence and Antibiotics Resistance of Uropathogens in Patients Attending the Gondar University Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia},
  author={Moges Tiruneh and Sisay Yifru and Mucheye Gizachew and Kassie Molla and Yeshambel Belyhun and Feleke Moges and Mengistu Endris},
  booktitle={International journal of bacteriology},
  year={2014}
}
Background. In most hospitals of developing countries, urinary tract infections are treated empirically because of lack of culture facilities. This leads to emergence of multiresistant uropathogens. Culturing and drug susceptibility testing are essential to guide therapy. Objectives. To assess changing prevalence and resistance pattern of uropathogens to commonly used antibiotics in a two-year study period. Methods. Urine specimens were collected and cultured. Uropathogens were identified by… CONTINUE READING

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