Insights into the relationship between antimicrobial residues and bacterial populations in a hospital-urban wastewater treatment plant system.

Abstract

The relationship between antimicrobial residues, antibiotic resistance prevalence and bacterial community composition in hospital effluent and in the receiving wastewater treatment plant was studied. Samples from hospital effluent, raw inflow and final effluent of the receiving wastewater treatment plant were characterized for amoxicillin and ciprofloxacin… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.watres.2014.02.003

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