Controlling for false positives

Interpreting MBL Etest and MBL combined disc test for the detection of metallo-β-lactamases

Csilla Ratkai, Sandra Quinteira, Filipa Grosso, Nuno Monteiro, E. Nagy, Luísa Peixe

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18 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)657-658
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Volume64
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2009

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Disk Diffusion Antimicrobial Tests
False Positive Reactions
Microbial Sensitivity Tests
beta-Lactamases
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Culture Media
Bacteria

Keywords

  • Carbapenem resistance
  • False-positive detection
  • Pseudomonas aeruginosa

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmacology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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Controlling for false positives : Interpreting MBL Etest and MBL combined disc test for the detection of metallo-β-lactamases. / Ratkai, Csilla; Quinteira, Sandra; Grosso, Filipa; Monteiro, Nuno; Nagy, E.; Peixe, Luísa.

In: Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, Vol. 64, No. 3, 2009, p. 657-658.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ratkai, Csilla ; Quinteira, Sandra ; Grosso, Filipa ; Monteiro, Nuno ; Nagy, E. ; Peixe, Luísa. / Controlling for false positives : Interpreting MBL Etest and MBL combined disc test for the detection of metallo-β-lactamases. In: Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. 2009 ; Vol. 64, No. 3. pp. 657-658.
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