• Medicine
  • Published 2002

Complicated nosocomial UTI caused by nonfermenters

@inproceedings{Sk2002ComplicatedNU,
  title={Complicated nosocomial UTI caused by nonfermenters},
  author={Meharwal Sk and Neelam Taneja and S. K. Sharma and Meera Sharma},
  year={2002}
}
Aerobic nonfermenting gram-negative bacilli (nonfer­menters) usually considered as contaminants are emerg­ing as important nosocomial pathogens. 110 such strains obtained from 4200 consecutive urinary tract specimens were characterized by a battery of biochemical tests. Antibiotic susceptibility was tested against gentamicin, amikacin, netilmicin, ceftazidime, piperacillin and ciprof oxacin. Significance was assigned by taking into account clinical details and isolation of the same organ­ism in… CONTINUE READING

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