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Background: Mupirocin is one of the few antimicrobials active against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), and is frequently used for the eradication of MRSA nasal colonisation in humans. Initially, mupirocin resistance was recognised in human S. aureus, including MRSA isolates, then ...

Author(s)
Kizerwetter-Świda, M.; Chrobak-Chmiel, D.; Rzewuska, M.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Veterinary Research, 2019, 15, 238, pp (10 July 2019)
Abstract

Background: Staphylococci are commensals of the mucosal surface and skin of humans and animals, but have been implicated in infections such as otitis externa, pyoderma, urinary tract infections and post-surgical complications. Laboratory records provide useful information to help investigate these...

Author(s)
Qekwana, D. N.; Oguttu, J. W.; Sithole, F.; Odoi, A.
Publisher
PeerJ, San Francisco, USA
Citation
PeerJ, 2017, 5, 3198, pp e3198
Abstract

Aims: Methicillin-sensitive and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MSSA and MRSA, respectively) in the nostrils of dogs and workers at an animal shelter were cultured. Staphylococcal toxin genes were analysed to identify potential health concerns. Methods and results: Samples were...

Author(s)
Huang, T. M.; Chou, C. C.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Applied Microbiology, 2019, 126, 6, pp 1899-1909
Abstract

The objectives of this study were to determine bacterial ecology and their antimicrobial susceptibilities from a wound and ear swabs with emphasis on Staphylococcus aureus and to determine the prevalence of MRSA/MRSP in normal dogs and surgical patients using phenotypic and genotypic assays. The...

Author(s)
Njoroge, C.; Mande, J. D.; Mitema, S. E.; Kitaa, J. M. A.
Publisher
Universitas Sebelas Maret Surakarta, Central Java, Indonesia
Citation
Bioteknologi, 2018, 15, 1, pp 13-25
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In the last years the increase of antibiotic resistance has introduced the must of new therapeutic strategies. The use of topical antiseptic for dogs' superficial pyoderma has proven equivalent efficacy compared to systemic antibiotic. The aim of this study was to test the in vitro antibacterial...

Author(s)
Corona, A.; Persico, P.; Vercelli, A.; Gramenzi, A.; Cornegliani, L.
Publisher
Edizioni SCIVAC, Cremona, Italy
Citation
Veterinaria (Cremona), 2019, 33, 3, pp 157-161
Abstract

Antimicrobial multidrug-resistant microorganisms (MDRO) can be transmitted between companion animals and their human owners. Aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of extended spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae (ESBL-E) and Staphylococcus aureus including...

Author(s)
Kaspar, U.; Lützau, A. von; Schlattmann, A.; Roesler, U.; Köck, R.; Becker, K.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2018, 13, 12, pp e0208364
Abstract

The aim of this study was to detect the prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus sp. (MRS) in populations of companion animals that either have previously been exposed or have not been exposed to antibiotic therapy or veterinary facilities, and if owners' healthcare profession had an...

Author(s)
Loncaric, I.; Tichy, A.; Handler, S.; Szostak, M. P.; Tickert, M.; Diab-Elschahawi, M.; Spergser, J.; Künzel, F.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Antibiotics, 2019, 8, 2, pp 36
Abstract

Staphylococcal infections are common to veterinary and human medicine. B-lactam antibiotics are among frequently prescribed antibiotics worldwide to treat staphylococcal infections. Antimicrobial susceptibility is changing over time and is generally rising steadily for those antimicrobials that are ...

Author(s)
Stankevičienė, J.; Šiugždaitė, J.
Publisher
Lietuvos Veterinarijos Akademija, Kaunas, Lithuania
Citation
Veterinarija ir Zootechnika, 2016, No.74, pp 59-63
Abstract

Staphylococci form part of the normal flora of humans and a wide variety of animals. Some staphylococcal species also cause infections for human and household pets. The aim of this study was to investigate the prevalence of coagulase-positive staphylococci in humans and dogs within a common...

Author(s)
Sleiniute, J.; Siugzdaite, J.
Publisher
University of Veterinary and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Brno, Czech Republic
Citation
Acta Veterinaria Brno, 2015, 84, 4, pp 313-320
Abstract

This study aimed to determine the methicillin resistance and some genotypic characteristics of staphylococci in dogs and their owners. A total of 132 swab samples from 33 healthy dogs and their owners were taken. Isolated staphylococci were identified by PCR. The antibiotic sensitivities of the...

Author(s)
Fındık, A.; Çİftcİ, A.; Önyay, T.; Sezener, M. G.; Koçak, Y.; Gülhan, T.
Publisher
TÜBİTAK, Ankara, Turkey
Citation
Turkish Journal of Veterinary & Animal Sciences, 2018, 42, 6, pp 549-555

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