PROMPT DETECTION OF ANTIBIOTIC SUSCEPTIBILITY AS POINT-OF-CARE TEST.
- At: AbuDhabi (United Arab Emirates) (2019)
- Type: Poster
- By: ZYADA, Ebrahim (Faculty of Pharmacy Misr University for Science and Technology, Microbiology, Egypt)
- Co-author(s): Ebrahim M. Zyada (1), Mohamed Akram (1), Heba Naim (2), Alaa Emadeldin (3), Yasmina Elmahboub (1), Ahmed Tahoun (1), Mohamed Elzayat (1), Asmaa Nabil (1), Eman Ebrahim (1), Ahmed Ade (1), Ziad Ahmed Amin Mousa (4)
1) Microbiology, Faculty of Pharmacy Misr University for Science and Technology, 6th of October, 2) Microbiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine Cairo university, Cairo, 3) Microbiology, Faculty of Science , Zagazig University, Meet - Ghamr, 4) Faculty of pharmacy, Misr University for science and technology, Tanta, Egypt
Antibiotic resistance has become a global problem. It is responsible for 2 million infections and 23,000 deaths annually in the US. Clinical treatment of bacterial infections includes antibiotics susceptibility techniques which are slow and limited to cultivable strains of bacteria and increase usage of broad-spectrum antibiotics.
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