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Académie de recherche et d'enseignement supérieur (PIC-MA-353)
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Received: 11 April 2018
Accepted: 30 January 2019
First Online: 11 February 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The study protocols were approved by the Institutional Review Board (IRB) of the Université Catholique de Bukavu, and the Division Provinciale de la Santé (South-Kivu, DRC). A waiver of informed consent was granted by the IRB and the study complied with international guidelines on antibiotic surveillance studies. In order to ensure confidentiality, samples were analyzed anonymously. No ethical problem was encountered during this study.
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