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==Background==
 
==Background==
Cause of [[endocarditis]], [[meningitis]]  
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*A [[Gram Positive Bacteria]]
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Cause of [[endocarditis]], [[meningitis]]
  
 
==[[Antibiotic Sensitivities]]<ref>Sanford Guide to Antimicrobial Therapy 2010</ref>==
 
==[[Antibiotic Sensitivities]]<ref>Sanford Guide to Antimicrobial Therapy 2010</ref>==

Latest revision as of 06:01, 22 April 2014

Background

Cause of endocarditis, meningitis

Antibiotic Sensitivities[1]

Key

  • S susceptible/sensitive (usually)
  • I intermediate (variably susceptible/resistant)
  • R resistant (or not effective clinically)
  • S+ synergistic with cell wall antibiotics
  • U sensitive for UTI only (non systemic infection)
  • X1 no data
  • X2 active in vitro, but not used clinically
  • X3 active in vitro, but not clinically effective for Group A strep pharyngitis or infections due to E. faecalis
  • X4 active in vitro, but not clinically effective for strep pneumonia

Table Overview

See Also

References

  1. Sanford Guide to Antimicrobial Therapy 2010

Authors:

Ross Donaldson