disk-diffusion method

Primary Antimicrobial Resistance among Helicobacter pylori Isolated in the Republic of Tatarstan in the 2008–2013

This study was aimed to determine isolation rate of H. pylori from gastric mucosal biopsies in 869 patients with chronic gastritis and gastric peptic ulcers in Republic of Tatarstan during the 2008–2013. A total of 45.5% of gastric biopsy samples …

In Vitro Activity of Fluconazole and Voriconazole Against More Than 10000 Yeast Strains: Results of 5-years Prospective ARTEMIS Disk Study in Russia

Purpose of the study. From 2003 till 2008 eight research centers in Russia from Ekaterinburg, Irkutsk, Krasnodar, Novosibirsk, Moscow, St. Petersburg and Smolensk took part in ARTEMIS Disk study, the main purpose of which was the monitoring of epidemiology of candidiasis causative agents and resistance of the clinically significant Results. A total of 10,652 strains were tested during the period of 5 years. The main sources of clinical material were: genital (36.

Specificities of The Susceptibility Testing by Disk-Diffusion Method

The approach to administration of antimicrobials is often based on the results of microbiological studies that include microorganism isolation, identification and, most important, susceptibility testing. Majority of microbiological laboratories in …