Affiliation: Erasmus University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands
- The prevalence and clonal expansion of high-level gentamicin-resistant enterococci isolated from blood cultures in a Dutch university hospitalN van den Braak
Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J Antimicrob Chemother 44:795-8. 1999..We conclude that both clonal expansion and the emergence of unique HLGRE have contributed significantly to the increasing incidence of HLGRE...
- Random amplification of polymorphic DNA versus pulsed field gel electrophoresis of SmaI DNA macrorestriction fragments for typing strains of vancomycin-resistant enterococciN van den Braak
Erasmus University Medical Centre Rotterdam EMCR, Department of MedicalMicrobiology and Infectious Diseases, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
FEMS Microbiol Lett 192:45-52. 2000....
- Accuracy of the VITEK 2 system to detect glycopeptide resistance in enterococciN van den Braak
Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J Clin Microbiol 39:351-3. 2001..Since the identification and susceptibility data are produced within 3 and 8 h, respectively, VITEK 2 appears a fast and reliable method for detection of GRE in microbiology laboratories...