by Happiness Houka Kumburu, Tolbert Sonda, Blandina Theophil Mmbaga et al.
Tropical Medicine and International Health, Vol. 22, No. 4, pp. 454–464, April 2017
The study has revealed a wide range of causative agents, with an alarming rate of resistance to the commonly used antimicrobial agents. Furthermore, the bacterial spectrum differs from those often observed in high-income countries. This highlights the imperative of regular generation of data on aetiological agents and their antimicrobial susceptibility patterns especially in infectious disease endemic settings.