Ain-Shams Journal of Anaesthesiology

CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY
Year
: 2013  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 97--98

Management of multi drug-resistant gram-negative bacteria in the intensive care unit


Ahmed N. Hassan1, Amr Mabrouk2, Hala S. Abdel Kawy1, May Hamza1, Ahmed El-Shaer2, Ahmed M. Abdel-Tawab1 
1 Department of Pharmacology, Clinical Pharmacology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
2 Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt

Correspondence Address:
Ahmed N. Hassan
MD, Department of Pharmacology, Clinical Pharmacology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Ain shams University, Abbassia, Cairo 11566
Egypt

Multidrug-resistant organisms as a cause of hospital-acquired infections represent a major problem. Here, we report a case of multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Klebsiella pneumoniae infections in an ICU-admitted patient. The treatment options for these pathogens are discussed.




How to cite this article:
Hassan AN, Mabrouk A, Abdel Kawy HS, Hamza M, El-Shaer A, Abdel-Tawab AM. Management of multi drug-resistant gram-negative bacteria in the intensive care unit.Ain-Shams J Anaesthesiol 2013;6:97-98


How to cite this URL:
Hassan AN, Mabrouk A, Abdel Kawy HS, Hamza M, El-Shaer A, Abdel-Tawab AM. Management of multi drug-resistant gram-negative bacteria in the intensive care unit. Ain-Shams J Anaesthesiol [serial online] 2013 [cited 2022 Jan 20 ];6:97-98
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