Journal Article

Activity of gemifloxacin against <i>Streptococcus pneumoniae</i> and <i>Haemophilus influenzae</i>

Ian Morrissey and Glenn Tillotson

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

Published on behalf of British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

Volume 53, issue 2, pages 144-148
Published in print February 2004 | ISSN: 0305-7453
Published online February 2004 | e-ISSN: 1460-2091 | DOI:
Activity of gemifloxacin against Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae

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This review focuses on the activity of gemifloxacin, a new respiratory fluoroquinolone, against the two most important bacterial pathogens associated with lower respiratory tract infections, namely Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae.

Keywords: Keywords: fluoroquinolones, respiratory tract infections, fluoroquinolone resistance, community-acquired pneumonia, acute exacerbation of chronic bronchitis

Journal Article.  4584 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Medical Oncology ; Critical Care

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