Archive for February 20, 2008

Prolongation and quality of life for HIV-infected adults treated with highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART): a balancing act

Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy  Mar 2008  V.61  N.3  p.469-473

Robert W. Burgoyne1,2,* and Darrell H. S. Tan3

1 Immunodeficiency Clinic, University Health Network, University of Toronto, 200 Elizabeth Street, Toronto, Canada M5G 2C4 2 Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, 200 Elizabeth Street, Toronto, Canada M5G 2C4 3 Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Toronto, 200 Elizabeth Street, Toronto, Canada M5G 2C4

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http://jac.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/full/61/3/469

February 20, 2008 at 10:20 am Leave a comment

The EPISA study: antimicrobial susceptibility of Staphylococcus aureus causing primary or secondary skin and soft tissue infections in the community in France, the UK and Ireland

Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy  Mar 2008  V.61  N.3  p.586-588

M. Denton1,*, B. O’Connell2, P. Bernard3, V. Jarlier4, Z. Williams5 and A. Santerre Henriksen5

1 Department of Microbiology, Leeds General Infirmary, Great George Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS1 3EX, UK 2 Department of Clinical Microbiology, Central Pathology Laboratory, St James’s Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland 3 Hopital Robert Debré, Service Dermatologie, Avenue du Général Koening, F-51092 Reims Cedex, France 4 Service de Bactériologie-Hygiène, CHU Pitié-Salpetrière, Paris, France 5 LEO Pharma, 55 Industriparken, DK-2750 Ballerup, Denmark

abstract
http://jac.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/61/3/586

February 20, 2008 at 10:19 am Leave a comment

Epidemiological differences between the UK and Ireland versus France in Staphylococcus aureus isolates resistant to fusidic acid from community-acquired skin and soft tissue infections

Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy  Mar 2008  V.61  N.3  p.589-594

A. R. Larsen1,*, R. L. Skov1, V. Jarlier2 and A. S. Henriksen3

1 Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, DK-2300 Copenhagen, Denmark 2 Service de Bactériologie-Hygiène, CHU Pitié-Salpetrière, Paris, France 3 LEO Pharma, Industriparken 55, DK-2750 Ballerup, Denmark

abstract
http://jac.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/61/3/589

February 20, 2008 at 10:17 am Leave a comment

Prognostic scoring systems: which one is best?

CURRENT OPINION IN INFECTIOUS DISEASE  Apr 2007  V.20  N.3  p.165-169

Feldman, Charles 

abstract
http://www.co-infectiousdiseases.com/pt/re/coinfdis/abstract.00001432-200704000-00010.htm;jsessionid=Hy6NS4VYjp1yrnQx7QHH9SmvG1Lhpxwy17pclXbLspqPRrkVtLg2!-809317659!181195629!8091!-1

February 20, 2008 at 10:14 am Leave a comment

Molecular diagnostic methods in pneumonia

CURRENT OPINION IN INFECTIOUS DISEASE  Apr 2007  V.20  N.3  p.157-164

Chan, Yvonne R; Morris, Alison

abstract
http://www.co-infectiousdiseases.com/pt/re/coinfdis/abstract.00001432-200704000-00009.htm;jsessionid=Hy6NS4VYjp1yrnQx7QHH9SmvG1Lhpxwy17pclXbLspqPRrkVtLg2!-809317659!181195629!8091!-1

February 20, 2008 at 10:13 am Leave a comment

Increasing telithromycin resistance among Streptococcus pyogenes in Europe

Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy  Mar 2008  V.61  N.3  p.603-611

Sandra S. Richter1,*, Kristopher P. Heilmann1, Cassie L. Dohrn1, Susan E. Beekmann1, Fathollah Riahi1, Juan Garcia-de-Lomas2, Matus Ferech3, Herman Goossens3 and Gary V. Doern1

1 Department of Pathology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242-1009, USA 2 Instituto Valenciano Microbio, Masia El Romeral, Betera, Valencia 46117, Spain 3 Laboratory of Microbiology, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610 Antwerp, Belgium

abstract
http://jac.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/61/3/603

February 20, 2008 at 10:11 am Leave a comment

Reducing empirical use of fluoroquinolones for Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections improves outcome

Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy  Mar 2008  V.61  N.3  p.714-720

Lee H. Nguyen1, Donald I. Hsu2, Vaidyanathan Ganapathy3, Kimberly Shriner4 and Annie Wong-Beringer3,4,*

1 Loma Linda University, School of Pharmacy, Loma Linda, CA, USA 2 Western University, Pomona, CA, USA 3 University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA 4 Huntington Hospital, Pasadena, CA, USA

abstract
http://jac.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/61/3/714

February 20, 2008 at 10:10 am Leave a comment

Tigecycline for the treatment of patients with severe sepsis or septic shock: a drug use evaluation in a surgical intensive care unit

Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy  Mar 2008  V.61  N.3  p.729-733

Stefanie Swoboda1,*, Michael Ober1, Christian Hainer2, Christoph Lichtenstern2, Christoph Seiler3, Constanze Wendt4, Torsten Hoppe-Tichy1, Markus Büchler3 and Markus A. Weigand2

1 Pharmacy Department, University Hospital of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 670, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany 2 Department of Anaesthesiology, University Hospital of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 110, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany 3 Surgical Department, University Hospital of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 111, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany 4 Institute of Hygiene, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 324, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany

abstract
http://jac.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/61/3/729

February 20, 2008 at 10:08 am Leave a comment


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