Determination of Minimum Inhibitory Concentration (MIC) of Imipenem against Salmonella typhi
Objective: To determine the MIC of Imipenem against Salmonella Typhi.
Study Design: An interventional study.
Place of Study: Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics in collaboration with Department of Microbiology atAd-din Sakina Women’s Medical College, Jashore.
Study Duration: January 2018 to May 2018.
Methodology: MIC of Imipenem was determined by Broth Dilution Technique against standard strain of Salmonellatyphi ATCC 24683.
Result: The MIC of Imipenem against Salmonella typhi was 0.75 μg/ml.
Conclusion: Imipenem is a potential therapeutic agent for Salmonella typhi infection.
Bangladesh Crit Care J September 2019; 7(2): 102-105
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