July-December 2017 | Vol 19 | Issue 2
Warm greetings to all members of the Academy of Clinical Microbiologists (ACM) from Thiruvanthapuram, Kerala. I have taken over as the new Secretary of ACM and would like to seek the blessings and h...
Colistin: Pharmacology, drug resistance and clinical applications
Colistin is an important antibiotic against multidrug-resistant (MDR) Gram-negative bacteria (GNB), particularly Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Pseudomonas aeruginosa ...
Oropharyngeal candidiasis among HIV seropositive patients in Chennai, South India: An evaluation of Polymerase chain reaction-Restriction Fragment Length polymorphism for speciation and Antifungal drug resistance
CONTEXT: Oropharyngeal candidiasis is a common opportunistic manifestation of HIV/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. Non-albicans Candida and drug-resistant strains are on the rise leading t...
A study to assess the knowledge, attitude and practices of hand hygiene in a health-care setting
CONTEXT: In the wake of a growing burden of health care associated infections (HAIs), health-care workers (HCWs) are advised to revert to simple tools like hand hygiene (HH).
Susceptibility of uropathogenic multidrug-resistant Escherichia coli to Fosfomycin
CONTEXT: Escherichia coli is one of the most important causes of urinary tract infections (UTIs). Increased antibiotic resistance may limit the therapeutic options for the treatment of...
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