Multidrug and vancomycin resistance among clinical isolates of Staphylococcus aureus from different teaching hospitals in Nigeria

@inproceedings{Olufunmiso2017MultidrugAV,
  title={Multidrug and vancomycin resistance among clinical isolates of Staphylococcus aureus from different teaching hospitals in Nigeria},
  author={Olajuyigbe Olufunmiso and Ikpehae Tolulope and Coopoosamy Roger},
  booktitle={African health sciences},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUNDS Staphylococcus aureus has emerged as a major public health concern because of the occurrence of multi-drug resistant strains. This study aimed at investigating the multi-drug and vancomycin resistance profile of S. aureus from different infection sites in some teaching hospitals in Nigeria. METHODS Swabs were collected from different infection sites from out-patients in three teaching hospitals from October 2015 to May, 2016. The antibiotic-susceptibility test was carried out with… CONTINUE READING
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