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Urinary antibiotic activity in paediatric patients attending an outpatient department in north-western Cambodia.

Abstract:

OBJECTIVE: Antibiotic resistance is a prominent public and global health concern. We investigated antibiotic use in children by determining the proportion of unselected children with antibacterial activity in their urine attending a paediatric outpatient department in Siem Reap, Cambodia. METHODS: Caregiver reports of medication history and presence of possible infection symptoms were collected in addition to urine samples. Urine antibiotic activity was estimated by exposing bacteria to urine...

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10.1111/tmi.12398

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Publisher:
Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Journal:
Tropical medicine and international health : TM and IH
Volume:
20
Issue:
1
Pages:
24-28
Publication date:
2015-01-05
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EISSN:
1365-3156
ISSN:
1360-2276
URN:
uuid:42374436-8625-4cb7-a05a-d826f2333303
Source identifiers:
487403
Local pid:
pubs:487403

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