Epidemiology of Acinetobacter baumannii in a university hospital in Turkey.

@article{Akalin2006EpidemiologyOA,
  title={Epidemiology of Acinetobacter baumannii in a university hospital in Turkey.},
  author={Halis Akalin and Cuneyt Ozakin and Suna Gedikoğlu},
  journal={Infection control and hospital epidemiology},
  year={2006},
  volume={27 4},
  pages={
          404-8
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Molecular epidemiologic surveillance of Acinetobacter baumannii by polymerase chain reaction-randomly amplified polymorphic DNA analysis in a university hospital for 3 consecutive study periods. RESULTS Twelve different Acinetobacter baumannii genotypes (A-L) were detected. Although only 2 genotypes were detected during the first period and genotype A appeared to be the most common genotype, genotype D was included in these genotypes during the second study period. Genotype A… CONTINUE READING

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