The development of vancomycin resistance in a patient with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection

N Engl J Med. 1999 Feb 18;340(7):517-23. doi: 10.1056/NEJM199902183400704.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Anti-Bacterial Agents / therapeutic use*
  • Chromatography, High Pressure Liquid
  • Drug Resistance, Microbial
  • Drug Therapy, Combination / therapeutic use
  • Electrophoresis, Gel, Pulsed-Field
  • Fatal Outcome
  • Humans
  • Kidney Failure, Chronic / complications
  • Lactams
  • Male
  • Methicillin Resistance
  • Microbial Sensitivity Tests
  • New York City
  • Staphylococcal Infections / drug therapy*
  • Staphylococcal Infections / microbiology
  • Staphylococcus aureus / classification
  • Staphylococcus aureus / drug effects*
  • Staphylococcus aureus / genetics
  • Staphylococcus aureus / isolation & purification
  • Vancomycin / therapeutic use*

Substances

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents
  • Lactams
  • Vancomycin