In Vitro Bactericidal Effectiveness of Four Aminoglycoside Antibiotics

@article{Hyams1973InVB,
  title={In Vitro Bactericidal Effectiveness of Four Aminoglycoside Antibiotics},
  author={P J Hyams and Michael S Simberkoff and James J. Rahal},
  journal={Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy},
  year={1973},
  volume={3},
  pages={87 - 94}
}
The antibacterial activity of four aminoglycoside antibiotics (gentamicin, Sch 13706, tobramycin, and sisomicin) was tested against eight gram-negative and three gram-positive species. A total of 323 strains were studied by the broth dilution technique. Tobramycin and sisomicin had greater bacteriostatic and bactericidal activity against Pseudomonas strains than did gentamicin and Sch 13706. Of the four antibiotics, sisomicin was most active against Klebsiella, Enterobacter, Escherichia coli… 
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