Neonatal escherichia coli infections: concerns regarding resistance to current therapy.

@article{Friedman2000NeonatalEC,
  title={Neonatal escherichia coli infections: concerns regarding resistance to current therapy.},
  author={Shimon Friedman and Vibhuti S. Shah and Arne Ohlsson and Anne G. Matlow},
  journal={Acta paediatrica},
  year={2000},
  volume={89 6},
  pages={
          686-9
        }
}
UNLABELLED Currently recommended antibiotic treatment of suspected neonatal sepsis is ampicillin and an aminoglycoside. Recently, we observed increasing ampicillin and gentamicin resistance in strains of Escherichia coli isolated from neonates at our institution. We therefore reviewed clinical and laboratory records of all neonates with systemic infection, hospitalized from 1994 through 1998, from whom E. coli was isolated from blood and/or cerebrospinal fluid. The influence of perinatal… CONTINUE READING
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