- 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...
- Urinary Tract Infections in Kidney Transplant Patients Due to Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae-Producing Extended-Spectrum β-Lactamases: Risk Factors and Molecular EpidemiologyMaria José Espinar
Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal Clinical Pathology Department, Hospital Sao Joao, Porto, Portugal
PLoS ONE 10:e0134737. 2015..UTI by ESBL-producing Enterobacteriaceae in KTPs represent an important clinical challenge regarding not only hospitalized patients but also concerning outpatients. ..