Investigation of carbapenem resistance and the first identification of Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC) enzyme among Escherichia coli isolates in Turkey: A prospective study

Kuskucu M. A. , Karakullukcu A., Ailiken M., Otlu B., Mete B., Aygun G.

TRAVEL MEDICINE AND INFECTIOUS DISEASE, vol.14, no.6, pp.572-576, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Background: The aim of this study was to determine the presence of carbapenem resistance and carbapenemase production in Escherichia coil isolates from clinical samples in Turkey.