Non-susceptibility trends among Pseudomonas aeruginosa and other non-fermentative Gram-negative bacteria from bacteraemias in the UK and Ireland, 2001-06

David M Livermore, Russell Hope, Geraldine Brick, Mark Lillie, Rosy Reynolds, BSAC Working Parties on Resistance Surveillance

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Pseudomonas and Acinetobacter spp. are important opportunists, notorious for resistance. Pseudomonas spp. are collected in the British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (BSAC) bacteraemia surveillance, with Acinetobacter spp. and Stenotrophomonas maltophilia well represented in the 'other Gram-negatives' group.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)ii55-63
JournalJournal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Issue numberSuppl 2
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2008


  • Acinetobacter
  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Anti-Bacterial Agents
  • Bacteremia
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Drug Resistance, Bacterial
  • Female
  • Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections
  • Great Britain
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Ireland
  • Male
  • Microbial Sensitivity Tests
  • Middle Aged
  • Pseudomonas aeruginosa
  • Sentinel Surveillance
  • Stenotrophomonas maltophilia
  • beta-Lactamases

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