Clinical characteristics and antibiotic resistance of Shigella gastroenteritis in Ankara, Turkey between 2003 and 2009, and comparison with previous reports


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ÖZMERT E. N., İNCE O. T., Orun E., YALÇIN S. S., YURDAKÖK K., Gur D.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES, vol.15, no.12, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijid.2011.08.008
  • Journal Name: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Keywords: Children, Shigella gastroenteritis, Antibiotic susceptibility, Clinical characteristics, ANTIMICROBIAL-RESISTANCE, PATTERNS, CHILDREN, SUSCEPTIBILITY, PREVALENCE, TEHRAN
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Objectives: The aim of this study was to define the epidemiological, clinical, and antibiotic susceptibility patterns of Shigella gastroenteritis cases occurring during the years 2003-2009 and to compare results with those of the years 1987-2002.