Relationship between the MIC of vancomycin and clinical outcome in patients with MRSA nosocomial pneumonia
Intensive Care Medicine, 01/28/2011
Choi EY et al. – About half of the methicillin–resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) isolates had high vancomycin minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC). Patients infected with these strains showed slower clinical response and higher relapse rate than patients infected with low vancomycin MIC isolates.