A survey of antibiotic resistance in Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae in Turkey, 2004-2005


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Sener B., Tunckanat F., ULUSOY S., TUENGER A., SOEYLETIR G., MUELAZIMOGLU L., ...More

JOURNAL OF ANTIMICROBIAL CHEMOTHERAPY, vol.60, no.3, pp.587-593, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 60 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/jac/dkm232
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF ANTIMICROBIAL CHEMOTHERAPY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.587-593
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objectives: To determine the prevalence of antimicrobial resistance among Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae isolated in Turkey as part of Survey Of Antibiotic Resistance, a surveillance programme in the Africa and Middle East region examining the antimicrobial susceptibility of key bacterial pathogens involved in community-acquired respiratory tract infections (CARTIs).