Infections due to antibiotic-resistant gram-positive cocci

  title={Infections due to antibiotic-resistant gram-positive cocci},
  author={Gregory M. Caputo and PhD Mary Singer and Scott E White and Michael R. Weitekamp},
  journal={Journal of General Internal Medicine},
Gram-positive cocci are becoming increasingly resistant to traditionally used antimicrobial agents.Staphylococcus aureus, coagulase-negative staphylococci, the enterococcus, andStreptococcus pneumoniae are the most commonly encountered of such pathogens in clinical practice. Clinicians should be keenly aware of the usual types of infections that are caused… CONTINUE READING