Shamweel Ahmad

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence, antibiotic susceptibility pattern and production of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases amongst clinical isolates of Klebsiella pneumoniae at Armed Forces Hospital in Saudi Arabia
    Shamweel Ahmad
    Department of Clinical Microbiology Immunology, College of Medical Sciences, King Saud University, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 19:264-5. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Detecting methicillin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus: comparison of different phenotypic methods and the polymerase chain reaction
    S Ahmad
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, College of Medical Sciences, Salman Bin Abdulaziz University, Al Kharj, Saudi Arabia
    Br J Biomed Sci 70:93-6. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Pattern of urinary tract infection in Kashmir and antimicrobial susceptibility
    S Ahmad
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, College of Medical Sciences, Salman bin Abdul Aziz University, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Bangladesh Med Res Counc Bull 38:79-83. 2012

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence, antibiotic susceptibility pattern and production of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases amongst clinical isolates of Klebsiella pneumoniae at Armed Forces Hospital in Saudi Arabia
    Shamweel Ahmad
    Department of Clinical Microbiology Immunology, College of Medical Sciences, King Saud University, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 19:264-5. 2009
    ..pneumoniae and a high rate of multidrug resistance. Continued infection control measures and prudent use of antimicrobial agents are essential in reducing the spread of multi-resistant ESBL-producing K. pneumoniae...
  2. ncbi request reprint Detecting methicillin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus: comparison of different phenotypic methods and the polymerase chain reaction
    S Ahmad
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, College of Medical Sciences, Salman Bin Abdulaziz University, Al Kharj, Saudi Arabia
    Br J Biomed Sci 70:93-6. 2013
    ..Performing the cefoxitin disk-diffusion method using a 30 microg disk could be a reliable and more accurate method to detect methicillin resistance in S. aureus strains in situations where mecA PCR cannot be performed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Pattern of urinary tract infection in Kashmir and antimicrobial susceptibility
    S Ahmad
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, College of Medical Sciences, Salman bin Abdul Aziz University, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Bangladesh Med Res Counc Bull 38:79-83. 2012
    ..Concurrent with the necessary shift in the prescription pattern, attention should be paid to restriction of antibiotic abuse in the community to retard development of further drug resistance...