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This video presentation provides information on the clinical relevance and significance of Corynebacterium species when recovered from clinical specimens. It also highlights different methods of identification, including widely used MALDI-TOF systems, and guidance on antimicrobial susceptibility test methods and result reporting. Common multidrug resistant (MDR) species from a large collection of Canadian Corynebacterium isolates are described.  

This presentation was originally presented by Kathryn Bernard, M.Sc., ARM (CCM), Public Health Agency of Canada-Winnipeg, in June 2017. PDF upated in Feb. 2021. 

The following video presentation is from June 2017:

This presentation is intended for educational use only.

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