Comparison of the activity of two broad-spectrum cephalosporins tested against 2,299 strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated at 38 North American medical centers participating in the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program, 1997-1998.

@article{Ramphal2000ComparisonOT,
  title={Comparison of the activity of two broad-spectrum cephalosporins tested against 2,299 strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated at 38 North American medical centers participating in the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program, 1997-1998.},
  author={Reuben Ramphal and Daryl J. Hoban and Michael A. Pfaller and Ronald N. Jones},
  journal={Diagnostic microbiology and infectious disease},
  year={2000},
  volume={36 2},
  pages={125-9}
}
Pseudomonas aeruginosa is an important nosocomial pathogen. Resistance to certain beta-lactam antimicrobial agents among P. aeruginosa is increasing. The SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program was designed to employ a network of hospitals in the United States, Canada, Latin America, and Europe to monitor the predominant bacterial and fungal pathogens and antimicrobial susceptibility patterns associated with community-acquired and nosocomial bloodstream, respiratory tract, wound, and urinary… CONTINUE READING

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