Volume 12, Number 8—August 2006
Carbapenem Resistance in Klebsiella pneumoniae Not Detected by Automated Susceptibility Testing
|Method (software)||Card/panel||Imipenem results (n = 15)
||Meropenem results (n = 15)
|Broth microdilution||In-house frozen panel||13||2||0||14||1||0|
|Disk diffusion||BDDS disks||3||11||1||10||5||0|
|MicroScan (LabPro1.51, Alert 1.50)||Neg combo 32||7||7||1||13||1||1|
|Phoenix (4.05W/3.81A)||NMIC/ ID-104||5||8||2||12||1||2|
|Sensititre AutoReader (3.0.8 SP2)||GN2F||0||2||13||0||3||12|
|VITEK (R10.01)||Superflex GNS 122 and 127||5||0||10||2||3||10|
|VITEK 2* (R04.01)||GN07||4||6||5||4||4||5|
*No meropenem interpretations were given by the Advanced Expert System for 2 organisms.
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