Comparative evaluation of susceptibility testing methods for colistin and polymyxin B among clinical isolates of carbapenem- resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae and Acinetobacter baumannii

  • Yamuna Devi Bakthavatchalam Department of Clinical Microbiology, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
  • Abirami Shankar Department of Clinical Microbiology, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
  • Bhuvaneswari Thukaram Department of Clinical Microbiology, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
  • Dhanabhagyam Naveena Krishnan Department of Clinical Microbiology, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
  • Balaji Veeraraghavan Department of Clinical Microbiology, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
Keywords: Acinetobacter baumannii, colistin, Klebsiella pneumonaie, polymyxin B

Author Biography

Balaji Veeraraghavan, Department of Clinical Microbiology, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India

Professor and Head

Department of Clinical Microbiology

Christian Medical College

Vellore

Published
2018-06-30
How to Cite
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Bakthavatchalam YD, Shankar A, Thukaram B, Krishnan DN, Veeraraghavan B (2018) Comparative evaluation of susceptibility testing methods for colistin and polymyxin B among clinical isolates of carbapenem- resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae and Acinetobacter baumannii. J Infect Dev Ctries 12:504-507. doi: 10.3855/jidc.9660
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