Resistance and Sensitivity Pattern of Staphylococcus Aureus; a Study in Lady Reading Hospital Peshawar

@inproceedings{Naeem2013ResistanceAS,
  title={Resistance and Sensitivity Pattern of Staphylococcus Aureus; a Study in Lady Reading Hospital Peshawar},
  author={Muhammad Naeem and Muhammad Adil and Syeda Maria Naz and Syed Hussain Abbas and Muhammad Zia ul Islam Khan and Ayasha Khan and M. Usman Khan},
  year={2013}
}
Objective: This study was done to determine the sensitivity and resistance pattern to the most common antibiotics in use. Methodology: The data for this retrospective study was obtained and analysed from October 2010 to October 2011 in Lady Reading Hospital, Peshawar. Purposive sampling and univariate analysis was done. 2058 samples were cultured for sensitivity using Kirby Bauer's Diffusion technique and in a period of one year, growth of Staphylococcus aureus was obtained in 723 samples… CONTINUE READING