Vancomycin and daptomycin minimum inhibitory concentration distribution and occurrence of heteroresistance among methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus blood isolates in Turkey


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SANCAK B., Yagci S., GÜR D., Gulay Z., Ogunc D., Soyletir G., ...Daha Fazla

BMC INFECTIOUS DISEASES, cilt.13, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 13
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1186/1471-2334-13-583
  • Dergi Adı: BMC INFECTIOUS DISEASES

Özet

Background: The aim of this study was to determine the distribution of vancomycin and daptomycin MICs among methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) blood isolates, the prevalence of heterogeneous vancomycin-intermediate S. aureus (hVISA) and the relationship between hVISA and vancomycin MIC values.