Maria José Espinar
Affiliation: University of Porto
- Extended-spectrum β-lactamases of Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae screened by the VITEK 2 systemMaria José Espinar
Microbiology Laboratory of Clinical Pathology Department, Hospital Sao Joao, Porto, Portugal
J Med Microbiol 60:756-60. 2011..Overall, this study demonstrates the need for a confirmatory test following positive ESBL detection with the VITEK 2 system (panel AST-037), which appears to yield a large number of false-positive results...