Prevalence and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Patterns of Salmonella serovars and Shigella species

@inproceedings{Mengistu2014PrevalenceAA,
  title={Prevalence and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Patterns of Salmonella serovars and Shigella species},
  author={Getachew Mengistu and Gebru Mulugeta and Tsehaynesh Lema and Abraham Aseffa},
  year={2014}
}
Background: Salmonellosis and shigellosis are global human health problems, especially in developing countries such as Ethiopia, where substandard hygiene and unsafe water supplies prevail which is aggravated by multidrug resistance. We determined the prevalence and antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of Salmonella and Shigella isolates among diarrheic patients. Which helps in disease management by showing the disease burden and allowing for selection of appropriate antibiotics for empiric… CONTINUE READING
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