Errors in Interpretation of Gram Stain in The First Notification from Positive BACTEC Blood Cultures in Clinical Microbiology Laboratory of Dr. Kariadi Hospital

Background: Blood cultures in conjunction with the initial Gram stain of positive cultures have often been considered the “gold standard†for the diagnosis of bacteremia. When blood cultures turn positive, the attending physicians are usually notified immediately about Gram stain findings. Howeve...

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Main Authors: Maryani Maryani, Desvita Sari, Ridha Wahyutomo, Masfiyah Masfiyah
Format: Article
Published: Universitas Sultan Agung Semarang 2012-12-01
Series:Sains Medika
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