Characterisation of VIM-2-producing Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates from lower tract respiratory infections in a Spanish hospital

@article{Bells2018CharacterisationOV,
  title={Characterisation of VIM-2-producing Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates from lower tract respiratory infections in a Spanish hospital},
  author={Alba Bell{\'e}s and Jessica Cavalheiro Ferreira Bueno and Beatriz Rojo-Bezares and Carmen Torres and F Javier Castillo and Yolanda S{\'a}enz and Cristina Seral},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases},
  year={2018},
  pages={1-10}
}
To analyse the antimicrobial phenotype, carbapenem mechanisms, integrons, virulence factors and molecular typing of 164 Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates recovered from lower tract respiratory samples in a Spanish hospital (1 year) as well as the patients’ clinical data. Susceptibility testing to 12 antipseudomonal agents was determined by microdilution and… CONTINUE READING