Postantibiotic effect of imipenem and meropenem combinations with vancomycine


RAYAMAN E. , Gurer Ü. , RAYAMAN P. , Cevikbas A.

CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL HEALTH SCIENCES, vol.2, no.5, pp.15-21, 2012 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 2 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Title of Journal : CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL HEALTH SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.15-21

Abstract

Objective: In our study it was aimed to investigate the in vitro postantibiotic effect (PAE) of different concentrations of imipenem and meropenem, alone and in combinations with vancomycine against a standart strain of Staphyloccoccus aureus ATCC 29213 and clinically isolated methicillin susceptible Staphyloccoccus aureus (MSSA) and methicillin resistance Staphyloccoccus aureus (MRSA) strains.