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


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

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.