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


SANCAK B., Yagci S., GÜR D., Gulay Z., Ogunc D., Soyletir G., et al.

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

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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.