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3rd Generation of Cephalosporins and Monobactam Resistant Among Pathogenic Bacteria Collected from Ilam Hospitals During 2008 to 2015: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

[ Vol. 12 , Issue. 1 ]

Author(s):

Saeed Hemati, Sobhan Ghafourian, Nourkhoda Sadeghfard, Zahra Mahdavi, Abbas Maleki, Fatemeh Sayehmiri, Kouroush Sayehmiri, Lidija Bogdanovic and Morovat Taherikalani   Pages 3 - 7 ( 5 )

Abstract:


Background: Recently, increasing antibiotic resistance is causing serious publichealth concerns worldwide. This phenomenon increased patient's morbidity and mortality rate, particularly in immunocompromised individuals.

Methods: Considering that antimicrobial resistance can vary according to geographical location, we investigated the status of antibiotic resistance in Ilam province from 2008 to 2013.

Results: The results of our study showed that antibiotic resistance rates to aztreonam, cefotaxime, ceftazidime and ceftriaxone were 38%, 39%, 43% and 48% respectively.

Conclusion: Antibiotic resistance had increased (except for aztreonam) during the period from 2008 to 2013.

Keywords:

Antibiotic resistances, antimicrobial resistance, meta-analysis, monobactam, Ilam, ceftazidime.

Affiliation:

Clinical Microbiology Research Center, Ilam University of Medical Sciences, Ilam, Clinical Microbiology Research Center, Ilam University of Medical Sciences, Ilam, Clinical Microbiology Research Center, Ilam University of Medical Sciences, Ilam, Clinical Microbiology Research Center, Ilam University of Medical Sciences, Ilam, Clinical Microbiology Research Center, Ilam University of Medical Sciences, Ilam, Prevention of Psychosocial Injuries, Research Center, Ilam University of Medical Sciences, Prevention of Psychosocial Injuries, Research Center, Ilam University of Medical Sciences, Department of Public Health, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Razi Herbal Medicines Research Center & Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, Lorestan University of Medical Sciences, Khorramabad

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