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- Ferreira, Alessandra Einsfeld, et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Journal of environmental management 2011 v.92 no.1 pp. 250-255
- Pseudomonas aeruginosa; antibiotic resistance; aquatic environment; genotyping; hospitals; intergenic DNA; surface water; wastewater; Brazil
- ... Many studies have reported the presence of antibiotic-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa in environmental samples such as hospital wastewater and surface water. The present study evaluated the contribution of untreated hospital wastewater to the dissemination of resistant P. aeruginosa strains in aquatic environments, through the analysis of their antibiotic susceptibility profile and genetic simila ...