Molecular Characterization of Rectal Isolates of Carbapenemase-negative Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacterales obtained from ICU patients in Kuwait by Whole-Genome Sequencing. J Med Microbiol 2021 (Accepted)
Evaluating food safety compliance and hygiene practices of food handlers working in community and healthcare settings in Kuwait. Int J Environ Res Public Health 2021; 18, 1586. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph18041586.
Monitoring antibiotic resistance profiles of faecal isolates of Enterobacteriaceae and the prevalence of carbapenem-resistant isolates among food handlers in Kuwait. J Global Antimicrob Res 2021; 25: 370-376. http://creactivecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/).
Prevalence of target anaerobes associated with chronic periodontitis. Access Microbiol 2020;
Multicenter study of the burden of multidrug-resistant bacteria in the etiology of infected diabetic ulcers. Afr J Lab Med. 2021 (in press).
Prevalence of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae and emergence of high rectal colonization rates of blaOXA-181-positive isolates in patients admitted to two major hospital intensive care units in Kuwait. PLoS ONE 2020; 15(11).e0241971.
First case of bloodstream infection caused by Clostridium saccharolyticum in the Middle East. Kwt Med J 2021 (Accepted).
Antimicrobial resistance of serial isolates of Acinetobacter baumannii colonizing the rectum of adult ICU patients in a teaching hospital in Kuwait. Microb Drug Res, 2021;27:64-72.
Genetic relatedness of serial rectal isolates of Acinetobacter baumannii in an adult intensive care unit of a tertiary hospital in Kuwait. PLoS ONE 2020; 15(4): e0230976.https:/doi.org/10.1371/journal pone 0230976.
Prevalence and antimicrobial susceptibility of enterotoxigenic extra-intestinal Bacteroides fragilis among 13-year collection of isolates in Kuwait. BMC Microbiology, 2020; 20:14.doi.org/10.1186/s12866-020-1703-4.