International Journal of Infection

Published by: Kowsar

Multidrug Resistance Profile of Urinary Tract Infected Gram Positive Pathogenic Bacterial Isolates

M. Mohamed Mahroop Raja 1 , * and S. Ahmed John 2
Authors Information
1 Research and Development Centre, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
2 Jamal Mohamed College (Autonomous), Tiruchirappalli-620020, Tamil Nadu, India
Article information
  • International Journal of Infection: January 01, 2015, 2 (1); e22774
  • Published Online: January 18, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: August 14, 2014
  • Revised: August 18, 2014
  • Accepted: August 18, 2014
  • DOI: 10.17795/iji-22774

To Cite: Mahroop Raja M M, John S A. Multidrug Resistance Profile of Urinary Tract Infected Gram Positive Pathogenic Bacterial Isolates, Int J Infect. 2015 ; 2(1):e22774. doi: 10.17795/iji-22774.

Copyright © 2015, Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine Research Center. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License ( which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
  • 1. Umolu PI, Okoli EN, Izomoh IM. Antibiogram and beta-lactamase production of Staphylococcus aureus isolates from different human clinical specimens in Edo State, Nigeria. West Afr J Med. 2002; 21(2): 124-7[PubMed]
  • 2. Cetinkaya Y, Falk P, Mayhall CG. Vancomycin-resistant enterococci. Clin Microbiol Rev. 2000; 13(4): 686-707[PubMed]
  • 3. Murray BE. Diversity among multidrug-resistant enterococci. Emerg Infect Dis. 1998; 4(1): 37-47[DOI][PubMed]
  • 4. Mulugeta KA, Bayeh AB. Bacteriology and antibiogram of pathogen from wound infection at Dessie Laboratory, North East Ethiopia. Tanzania J health Res. 2011; 13(4): 1-10
  • 5. Clinical and Laboratory Standard Institute. . Performance standards for antimicrobial susceptibility testing. Seventeenth information supplements. 2007; 27(1)
  • 6. Boyce JM, Opal SM, Chow JW, Zervos MJ, Potter-Bynoe G, Sherman CB, et al. Outbreak of multidrug-resistant Enterococcus faecium with transferable vanB class vancomycin resistance. J Clin Microbiol. 1994; 32(5): 1148-53[PubMed]
  • 7. Archer GL. Staphylococcus aureus: a well-armed pathogen. Clin Infect Dis. 1998; 26(5): 1179-81[PubMed]
  • 8. Burrows W, Moulder JW, Lewert RM, Rippon JW. Text-book of microbiology. Toronto WB sunder. 1969; : 421-2
  • 9. Charles OE, Chukwuemeka SN, Gugu TH. Antibiogram and Plasmid Profile of Some Multi-Antibiotics Resistant Urinopathogens Obtained from Local Communities of Southeastern Nigeria. Ibnosina J Med Biomed Sci. 2010; : 152-9
  • 10. Chambers HF. The changing epidemiology of Staphylococcus aureus? Emerg Infect Dis. 2001; 7(2): 178-82[DOI][PubMed]
  • 11. Neu HC. The crisis in antibiotic resistance. Science. 1992; 257(5073): 1064-73[PubMed]
  • 12. Sieradzki K, Roberts RB, Haber SW, Tomasz A. The development of vancomycin resistance in a patient with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection. N Engl J Med. 1999; 340(7): 517-23[DOI][PubMed]
  • 13. Karlowsky JA, Jones ME, Draghi DC, Thornsberry C, Sahm DF, Volturo GA. Prevalence and antimicrobial susceptibilities of bacteria isolated from blood cultures of hospitalized patients in the United States in 2002. Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob. 2004; 3: 7[DOI][PubMed]
  • 14. Sharma M, Pathak S, Srivastava P. Prevalance and antibiogram of methicillin resistance Staphylococcus aureus at a tettiary care hospital in jaipur, Rajasthan. Inter J Pharmaceut Res Bioscience. 2013; 2(1): 139-47
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:



Create Citiation Alert
via Google Reader

Readers' Comments