Increasing incidence of Gram-negative organisms in bacterial agents isolated from diabetic foot ulcers


Turhan V., Mutluoglu M., Acar A., Hatipoglu M., Onem Y., Uzun G., ...More

JOURNAL OF INFECTION IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES, vol.7, no.10, pp.707-712, 2013 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 7 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.3855/jidc.2967
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF INFECTION IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.707-712
  • Keywords: diabetic foot infection, bacterial pathogens, culture, Gram-positive bacteria, Gram-negative bacteria, INFECTIONS, PREVALENCE, MANAGEMENT

Abstract

Introduction: In the present study, we sought to identify the bacterial organisms associated with diabetic foot infections (DFIs) and their antibiotic sensitivity profiles.