publication . Article . Other literature type . 2014

Microbiological and Antimicrobial Profile of Pathogens Associated with Pediatric Urinary Tract Infection: A One Year Retrospective Study from A Tertiary Care Teaching Hospita

Nagaraj S; Kalal BS; Kamath N; Muralidharan S;
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  • Published: 06 Mar 2014 Journal: National Journal of Laboratory Medicine (issn: 2277-8551, eissn: 2455-6882, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: JCDR Research and Publications Pvt. Ltd.
Abstract
Introduction: Urinary tract infections in the pediatric population are second only to respiratory tract infections. There is limited information on bacterial resistance to commonly used antibiotics or on the risk factors for increased resistance in these patients.<br> Settings and Design: A retrospective study was carried out to evaluate the microbiological and antimicrobial profile of uropathogens isolated in between January 2011 and December 2011 from the pediatrics department, St John’s Medical College Hospital, a tertiary-care setting in Bangalore, India.<br> Materials and Methods: Urine samples were collected by the mid-stream “clean catch” method and were ...
Subjects
free text keywords: antibiotic susceptibility, children, uropathogens, Microbiology, QR1-502, Chemistry, QD1-999
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publication . Article . Other literature type . 2014

Microbiological and Antimicrobial Profile of Pathogens Associated with Pediatric Urinary Tract Infection: A One Year Retrospective Study from A Tertiary Care Teaching Hospita

Nagaraj S; Kalal BS; Kamath N; Muralidharan S;