Affiliation: Erasmus University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands
- Improved detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus using phenyl mannitol broth containing aztreonam and ceftizoximeH Wertheim
Infectious Diseases, Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J Clin Microbiol 39:2660-2. 2001..In a clinical setting, 40 MRSA strains were detected with PHMB(+), compared with only 23 detected with a routine method. Thus, this selective broth significantly (P < 0.001) improved the rate of MRSA detection...