Revista Cubana de Medicina General Integral
versión On-line ISSN 1561-3038
MOREJON GARCIA, Moisés. Neumococo resitente ¡alarma mundial. Rev Cubana Med Gen Integr [online]. 1997, vol.13, n.2, pp. 166-169. ISSN 1561-3038.
: A chronological analysis of the Streptococcus pneumoniae resistant to penicillin was made. Its world spread, resistance mechanism, possible causes of appearance, behaviour before the sepses caused by such strains, and the measures to counteract its rise were also included.
Palabras llave : STREPTOCOCCUS PNEUMONIAE [isolation and purification]; PNEUMOCOCCAL INFECTIONS [microbiology]; PENICILLINS RESISTANCE.