Antibacterial susceptibility testing in the clinical laboratory.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

This article familiarizes the clinician with the principles of bacterial susceptibility testing and reporting to facilitate communication with the clinical microbiology laboratory. The emergence of resistance in nearly all commonly isolated bacterial organisms has highlighted the need for ongoing dialogue between the laboratory and those who use its services.

Full Text

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Joyce, M; Woods, CW

Published Date

  • September 2004

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 18 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 401 - vii

PubMed ID

  • 15308270

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0891-5520

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.idc.2004.04.001


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States