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Patterns of antimicrobial resistance in a surgical intensive care unit of a university hospital in Turkey.

Authors
  • Bayram, Aysen
  • Balci, Iclal
Type
Published Article
Journal
BMC Infectious Diseases
Publisher
Springer (Biomed Central Ltd.)
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2006
Volume
6
Pages
155–155
Identifiers
PMID: 17064415
Source
Medline
License
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Abstract

In order to reduce the emergence and spread of antimicrobial-resistant pathogens in ICUs, monitoring and optimization of antimicrobial use in hospitals are strictly recommended. Therefore local resistance surveillance programs are of most value in developing appropriate therapeutic guidelines for specific infections and patient types.

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