Acta Scientific Microbiology (ISSN: 2581-3226)

Research Article Volume 4 Issue 9

Resistance Profile of Aerobic Gram-Negative Bacilli: Study on Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Acinetobacter baumannii in a Tertiary Care Center

Hadi Younes, Laurene Haddad and Jacques Choucair*

Department of Infectious Diseases, Hôtel Dieu de France, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon

*Corresponding Author: Jacques Choucair, Department of Infectious Diseases, Hôtel Dieu de France, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon.

Received: February 25, 2020 ; Published: August 19, 2021


The natural selection has provided some resistance mechanisms of bacteria or adaptation face some antibiotiques. Or nowadays, overuse of antibiotics and exaggerated in inadequate conditions contributed to the increase in resistance rates. According to the World Health Organization, the resistance of bacteria to antibiotics is a major problem of the twenty-first century. Increasingly, bacteria acquire new resistance mechanisms and arrive to surpass the action of antibiotics. To fight against the proliferation of bacteria, it becomes necessary to find new and effective solutions to this major public health issue.

Keywords: Pseudomonas aeruginosa; Acinetobacter baumannii; Antibiotics


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Citation: Jacques Choucair., et al. “Resistance Profile of Aerobic Gram-Negative Bacilli: Study on Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Acinetobacter baumannii in a Tertiary Care Center”. Acta Scientific Microbiology 4.9 (2021): 137-146.


Copyright: © 2021 Jacques Choucair., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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