EUCAST rapid antimicrobial susceptibility testing (RAST) in blood cultures: validation in 55 European laboratories


Akerlund A., Jonasson E., Matuschek E., Serrander L., Sundqvist M., Kahlmeter G.

JOURNAL OF ANTIMICROBIAL CHEMOTHERAPY, cilt.75, sa.11, ss.3230-3238, 2020 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 75 Konu: 11
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1093/jac/dkaa333
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF ANTIMICROBIAL CHEMOTHERAPY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.3230-3238

Özet

Objectives: When bloodstream infections are caused by resistant bacteria, rapid antimicrobial susceptibility testing (RAST) is important for adjustment of therapy. The EUCAST RAST method, directly from positive blood cultures, was validated in a multi-Laboratory study in Europe.