What is antibiotic susceptibility testing used for?

Asked by vahul95 | 14th Jun, 2008, 07:49: AM

Expert Answer:

The goal of antimicrobial susceptibility testing is to predict the in vivo success or failure of antibiotic therapy. Tests are performed in vitro, and measure the growth response of an isolated organism to a particular drug or drugs.

Answered by  | 28th Jun, 2008, 08:38: PM

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