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Saß M. - Tissue penetration and pharmacokinetics of moxifloxacin in diabetic foot infections:an interim analysis
Saag M. - The efficacy of non-surgical and systemic antibiotic treatment regimens in smoking and non-smoking patients
Saarela U. - Assessment of the delay in reporting blood culture results – development of a method to identify defects in quality
Saatci M. - Aetiological role of Chlamydia pneumoniae in chronic adenotonsillitis
Sabah M. - Characterisation of Staphylococcus aureus isolates recovered from dairy sheep farms (agr group, adherence, slime, resistance to antibiotics)
  - Trends in prevalence rates and beta-lactamase production of Haemophilus influenzae nasopharyngeal carriage strains in children's day-care centres in south-eastern France
  - Prevalence of Streptococcus viridans isolates in nasopharyngeal samples from children attending day-care centres in the Alpes Maritimes, France
Sabahi F. - Design and construction of an expression vector containing immunogenic epitopes of HIV-1 P24 and gp 41 proteins as a vaccine candidate against HIV-1
  - Hepatitis B virus genotyping, core promoter and precore/core mutations among Afghan hepatitis B infected individuals: a preliminary report
  - Evaluation of gamma interferon kinetic in vaccinated BALB/c mice by gD expression vector of HSV-1 and its recombinant protein
  - Quantification of hepatitis C virus in human plasma samples by using real-time reverse transcriptase PCR
Saballs M. - Nosocomial outbreak due to an extended-spectrum betalactamase producer Enterobacter cloacae
  - A pilot study on the efficacy of ertapenem for early-onset ventilator-associated pneumonia
Sabaniauskaite R. - Influence of serum-resistance properties and multidrug-resistance of Pseudomonas aeruginosa on mortality and duration of mechanical ventilation in patients with Pseudomonas aeruginosa pneumonia
Sabat A. - Distribution of the serine-aspartate repeat protein-encoding sdr genes among nasal carriage and invasive Staphylococcus aureus strains
  - Validation of PCR-RFLP analysis of the gap gene as a useful tool for the species-level identification of staphylococcal isolates
Sabbatani S. - AIDS-associated Cryptococcus laurentii meningoencephalitis resistant to amphotericin B, apparently prompted by a cured Cryptococcus neoformans disease
  - Acute reactivation of a severe pulmonary tuberculosis during associated interferon pegylate-ribavirin treatment carried out for a known chronic hepatitis C
  - Discrepancy between favourable in vitro microbiological data and a severe clinical course of a staphylococcal knee and soft tissue infection responsive to oxazolidinone linezolid only after failure of all other therapeutic attempts
  - Multiple brain abscesses and purulent meningitis by Listeria monocytogenes in an otherwise healthy man. Favourable linezolid response, hampered by a suspected early drug myelotoxicity
  - Advanced, lethal acute myelogenous leukaemia during HIV disease favourably managed with HAART
  - Temporal trend of health care needs of extra-European Union citizens coming from developing countries admitted to a large hospital in Northern Italy, 1999–2004. Focus on infectious diseases among 6003 assessed hospitalisations
  - A Strongyloides stercoralis gastrointestinal infection burdened by an extraordinary treatment resistance, probably supported by an underlying Sjogren's syndrome which required long-term corticosteroid treatment
  - HIV-associated malignant bladder carcinoma during the HAART era: an infrequent but intriguing finding
  - Candida albicans panuveitis and an uneven therapeutic ground, passing through all available and potentially effective antifungal drugs: fluconazole, liposomal amphotericin B, caspofungin, and voriconazole
  - Tuberculosis as re-emerging disease in Italy. Which correlations with HIV infection and other risk factors, comparing native residents and foreign immigrants?
  - Fastidious Gram-negative micro-organisms as causative agents of cerebral abscess. Consequences on medical and surgical treatment
  - Fulminant fungal peritonitis and ascites in a HIV-infected patient with HCV-related chronic hepatitis. A role for prolonged nimesulide self-administration?
  - Concurrent nasopharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma and lymphoproliferative disorder during HIV infection. Possible pathogenetic interactions among retroviral infection, Epstein-Barr virus infection, and inhalatory cocaine abuse
  - Community-acquired septicaemic pneumonia caused by a multiresistant Staphylococcusaureus strain, resulting in multiple organ involvement exacerbated by extensive immune activation
  - Increased frequency of syphilis among patients who remained unaware of their underlying HIV infection
Sabbe L.J.M. - Development and validation of real-time PCR assays for a multi-centre study to assess the prevalence and epidemiology of shiga-toxin producing Escherichia coli in the Netherlands
Sabouri E. - Hepatitis B virus genotyping, core promoter and precore/core mutations among Afghan hepatitis B infected individuals: a preliminary report
Sabourian R. - Emergence of Vibrio cholerae O1 biotype EL Tor, serotype Inaba during last summer outbreak in Iran
  - Proficiency testing in Iranian microbiology laboratories: survey results of 2121 laboratories
Sabzevari Z. - Microbial quality of water in dental unit waterlines
Sacco L. - Outbreak of neonatal candidiasis: drug susceptibility and molecular epidemiology of the isolates
Sachdeva P. - Identification of novel mutations in MTR locus of clinical isolates of Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Sachs A.P.E. - Viral induced asthma exacerbations not associated with delayed viral clearance and increased viral load
Sachse S. - Recombinant expression and characterisation of putative streptococcal pyrogenic exotoxins SPEGdys, SPELdys, and SPEMdys from Streptococcus dysgalactiae, subsp. equisimilis
  - Intelligent sample preparation to improve nucleic acid-based pathogen detection
Sada E. - Autoantibodies to cytokines in patients with mycobacterial infections
Sadeghifard N. - Evaluation of measles-specific humoural and cell-mediated immunity in infants aged 9 months after vaccination with AIK-C and Schwarz measles vaccine strains, in Ilam, Iran
  - Study of nasal carriage rate of Staphylococcus aureus in hospital personnel in Ilam, Iran
  - Antibiotic resistance and plasmid profiles of Acinetobacter spp. isolated from three hospitals in Tehran, Iran
Sader H. - Analysis of skin and soft tissue infections in European medical centres: report from the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program (1998–2005)
Sader H.S. - Metallo-beta-lactamase gene blaSPM-1: evaluation of its vicinities in unrelated Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains isolated from distinct Brazilian hospitals
Sader H. - Antimicrobial activity of cefepime tested against ceftazidime-resistant Gram-negative clinical strains from North American hospitals: report from the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program, 1998–2004
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline tested against an international collection of minocycline-resistant bacterial pathogens (2000–2004)
  - Activity of tigecycline tested against an international collection (2000–2004) of AmpC-producing Enterobacteriaceae
  - VIM-1 producing Enterobacter cloacae strains from Madrid, Spain: report from the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program 2005
  - Re-evaluation of the role of broad-spectrum cephalosporins against staphylococci applying contemporary in vitro results and pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic principals
  - Garenoxacin activity tested against S. pneumoniae, H. influenzae and M. catarrhalis with elevated or resistant fluoroquinolone MIC values
  - Contemporary prevalence of BRO beta-lactamases in M. catarrhalis: report from the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program (USA; 1997–2004)
  - Doripenem European surveillance: antimicrobial activity against 6480 contemporary pathogens (2004)
  - Garenoxacin activity and potency against S. pneumoniae and H. influenzae respiratory tract isolates (2004–2005): report from a Worldwide Surveillance Network
  - In vitro activity of garenoxacin tested against ciprofloxacin-susceptible and -resistant Enterobacteriaceae and Acinetobacter spp. strains collected worldwide by the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program (2004–2005)
  - In vitro efficacy of tigecycline tested against community-associated methicillin-resistant S. aureus including analyses of 72 co-resistance patterns
  - Comparison of dalbavancin MIC values tested against Gram-positive organisms using E-test (AB BIODISK) and reference dilution methods
Sader  H.S. - Discrepancy in the metallo-beta-lactamase phenotypic tests results associated with diversity in the promoter region of class 1 integrons
Sader H. - Potency of garenoxacin tested against an international collection of Staphylococcus aureus isolates, including oxacillin- and ciprofloxacin-resistant subsets (2004–2005)
  - Evaluation of garenoxacin activity tested against all patterns of multiresistant S. pneumoniae: multi-centre studies of nearly 15, 000 isolates
  - Antimicrobial activity of daptomycin tested against Gram-positive strains collected from European medical centres in 2005: results of the Daptomycin Surveillance Programme
  - Frequency of occurrence and antimicrobial susceptibility of bacterial isolates causing bloodstream infections in European medical centres: report from 9 years of the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program in Europe (1997–2005)
  - Antimicrobial activity of tigecycline, a glycylcycline, tested against carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae
  - Five-year evaluation of clonal dissemination and expansion of VIM-1 producing Enterobacteriaceae in Greece: a report from the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program (2001–2005)
  - Changing patterns of antimicrobial resistances among bacterial isolates recovered from European patients hospitalised with pneumonia: report from the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Programme (1998–2004)
  - Cefepime alone or in combination with clavulanic acid, gentamicin, and tobramycin against clinical isolates of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
  - Antimicrobial potency and spectrum of activity for meropenem: report from the USA MYSTIC Programme (2005)
Sadowska B. - Recombinant Escherichia coli as a model to study a potential pathogenic agent of Burkholderia pseudomallei-phospholipase C
  - Lactobacillus as a competitive bacteria in Staphylococcus strains biofilm formation
  - Dual species biofilms: do staphylococci like other bacteria?
Saeed A. - The faith of Shigella species during contact with the water-borne free-living amoeba Acanthamoebae castellanii
Saenz Y. - Phenotypic typic and genotypic detection of virulence factors in high-level gentamicin-resistant Enterococcusfaecalis and Enterococcusfaecium strains from a Tunisian hospital
Safarchi A. - Detection of stx genes in avian pathogenic Escherichia coli by multiplex polymerase chain reaction
Safdar A. - Safety and efficacy of recombinant interferon-gamma-1b immune adjuvant in 20 patients receiving high-dose donor granulocyte transfusions. An observational study during 2000–2004
  - Infections complicating unrelated donor cord blood stem cell transplantation: 281 episodes in recipients of 100 CBST at a comprehensive cancer centre (1996–2005)
  - Immunogenicity of baculovirus-expressed trivalent influenza HA vaccine: randomised, double-blind, dose-escalation single institution study in adult patients with B-cell lymphoma
  - Changing trends of bacteraemia in patients with cancer: analysis of 2080 quantitative blood cultures during 1998 and 2004
Sagana E. - Hepatitis B virus/hepatitis D virus co-infection in Greece
Sagiroglu P. - Comparative antimicrobial susceptibilities of Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae in a university hospital in Turkey
Sagnelli E. - Impact of occult HBV infection in HIV patients naïve for anti-retroviral therapy
  - Anti-HCV IgG Avidity Index in acute hepatitis C and chronic hepatitis C
Sahamas Vala S. - Study on bacterial contamination of surgical rooms and delivery centres of Hamadan hospitals and health care centres
Sahan S. - Evaluation of continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis-related peritonitis attacks in Ankara
  - Quality of life in brucellosis
Sahin F. - Aetiological role of Chlamydia pneumoniae in chronic adenotonsillitis
Sahinidis T. - Vaccination coverage and attitudes towards influenza of hospital healthcare workers, Piraeus
Sahly H. - Rapid emergence of resistance to linezolid during linezolid therapy of an Enterococcus faecium infection
  - Mannose-rich capsular polysaccharides enhance uptake and killing of Klebsiella pneumoniae by human plymorphonuclear leukocytes
  - Influence of serum-resistance properties and multidrug-resistance of Pseudomonas aeruginosa on mortality and duration of mechanical ventilation in patients with Pseudomonas aeruginosa pneumonia
Sahm D. - Comparative analysis of levofloxacin and ciprofloxacin activity against Gram-negative pathogens collected in five European countries grouped by site of infection, from GLOBAL Surveillance Study - 2005
  - A current perspective on Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae resistance trends in Europe: GLOBAL Surveillance Study, 2005
  - Benchmarking tigecycline activity against Gram-positive and Gram-negative pathogens with multidrug-resistance phenotypes derived from patient specimens from USA and Europe
Sahre M. - Experimental pitfalls in protein binding measurements
Sakac D. - Studies of the mechanism of the inhibitory effect on HIV-1 infection by stimulation of the VPAC2 neuroendocrine receptor
Sakalauskas R. - Influence of serum-resistance properties and multidrug-resistance of Pseudomonas aeruginosa on mortality and duration of mechanical ventilation in patients with Pseudomonas aeruginosa pneumonia
Sakata H. - Evaluation of real-time nucleic acid sequence-based amplification and dipstick-based detection with conventional NASBA and PCR for rapid detection of Mycoplasma pneumoniae in respiratory specimens
Saker  L. - Burden of Clostridium difficile associated disease in NHS hospital trusts in England
Sakinc T. - Comparison of identification and susceptibility testing in the MicroScan WalkAway and the VITEK 2 for nonfermenting Gram-negative bacilli
Sakka V. - Molecular epidemiology of vanA-containing Enterococcusfaecium in a university general hospital in Greece
Sakoulas G. - Correlation of vancomycin and daptomycin susceptibility in Staphylococcus aureus in reference to accessory gene regulator polymorphism and function
Sala M. - Outpatient antimicrobial therapy for infective endocarditis. Single-centre experience
Salamon S. - 23S PCR as a supplementary method for diagnosis of infectious arthritis. A prospective study
Salari  N. - Prevalence of non-tuberculosis mycobacteria in Southeast of Iran
Salas C. - Evaluation of the Vitek-2 system using AST-N020 y AST-N041 cards for susceptibility testing of beta-lactam-resistant Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae strains of clinical origin
SaldanadeSuman D. - Dengue virus infections in children and adolescents
Salehi H. - Bordetellapertossis infection, Isfahan, Iran, 2002–2005
Salehi M. - Prevalence of non-tuberculosis mycobacteria in Southeast of Iran
Salgado M.J. - Contrasting features of Group A streptococci from asymptomatic carriage and diverse infection sites
  - Spread of In58 containing blaVIM-2 among Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Saliba W. - Are blood cultures necessary in the management of women with complicated pyelonephritis?
Saliba G. - Indeterminate HIV Western blot profiles: how may we proceed?
Salihu D. - Knowledge, attitudes and practices of health care workers in Kosovo hospitals regarding nosocomial infections
Salizzoni E. - Multiple brain abscesses and purulent meningitis by Listeria monocytogenes in an otherwise healthy man. Favourable linezolid response, hampered by a suspected early drug myelotoxicity
Salmanzadeh-Ahrabi S. - Molecular typing of Shigella sonnei isolates by RAPD-PCR and ribotyping
  - Isolation of shiga-toxin producing Escherichia coli from meat samples, phenotypic and genotypic characterisation of isolated strains
  - Molecular epidemiology of Escherichia coli diarrhoea in children in Tehran
Salmanzadeh-Ahrabi S - Molecular epidemiology of diarrheagenic E. coli in children with acute diarrhoea in Tehran, Iran and the antibiotic susceptibility of isolated strains
Salmanzadeh-Ahrabi S. - Prevalence and typing of adenoviruses in stool of Iranian children with acute diarrhoea: a comparative study by molecular and serological assays
Salmenlinna S. - Genotyping as a tool for naming epidemic methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains in Finland
Salord H. - Prevention of perinatal group B streptococcal infections: evaluation of a new chromogenic medium STREPTO B ID
Salotra P. - Immunological determinants of disease pathogenesis in Indian leishmaniasis
Saloustros E. - Food-borne nosocomial outbreak of Salmonella enterica serotype Enteritidis in a teaching hospital in Greece
  - Morganella morganii infections in a general tertiary hospital
Salpietro D.C. - Bacteraemia caused by Clostridium baratii and Kawasaki syndrome. First case report
Salta A. - Screening of immigrants for tuberculosis in Greece: implications for health care needs
Saltirov I. - Immunoprophylaxis of wound and urinary tract infections in urological patients by application of immunostimulator Urostim
Saltoglu N. - Nosocomial pseudomonal infections in a university hospital, Adana, Turkey
Saluja D. - Identification of novel mutations in MTR locus of clinical isolates of Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Saluja S. - Immunological determinants of disease pathogenesis in Indian leishmaniasis
Salvo S. - Distribution of serotypes in tetracycline-resistant Streptococcus group B isolated in Zaragoza, Spain
Salvucci G. - Changing assistance issues at a reference infectious disease day-hospital service, compared with the natural history of HIV infection in the HAART era
Salza M.F. - Molecular epidemiology of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae and Serratia marcescens in a neonatal intensive care unit
Samarbaf-Zadeh A.R. - Comparison of fluorescent in situ hybridization and histological method for diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori in gastric biopsy samples
  - Application of fluorescent in situ hybridization for detection of Helicobacter pylori
Sambatakou H. - EFISG survey of current practices in clinical mycology laboratory services in Europe
Samet A. - Activity of beta-lactam/beta-lactamase inhibitor combinations against ESBL producing Enterobacteriaceae
  - Endemic ESBL producing Enterobacteriaceae among paediatric patients over 3 years
  - Carbapenem-nonsusceptible Acinetobacterbaumannii in a university hospital in Poland
  - Bacterial isolates during bacteraemia in neonatal units of a medical university hospital in Gdansk
Sammeth M. - Based upon repeat patterns: variable number of tandem repeat pattern analysis to infer clonal groupings of Staphylococcus aureus strains from spa typing data
Samonis G. - Serotypes and quinolone resistance in Salmonella enterica isolated from Greek diarrhoeal patients
  - Intravenous, intrathecal and intraventricular administration of colistin for the treatment of multiresistant Acinetobacterbaumannii meningitis
  - Staphylococcus lugdunensis early prosthetic valve endocarditis in a HIV-positive patient
  - Food-borne nosocomial outbreak of Salmonella enterica serotype Enteritidis in a teaching hospital in Greece
  - Morganella morganii infections in a general tertiary hospital
  - Lower respiratory tract infections caused by Haemophilus influenzae
Sampaio J.L. - Detection of production of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases in Escherichia coli and Klebsiella spp. isolated from hospitalised patients as part of the MYSTIC Program Brazil 2004
  - Polymyxin B resistance in multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Samra Z. - Nosocomial Acinetobacter baumannii vs. Klebsiella pneumoniae bloodstream infections: risk factors and outcomes
  - In vitro susceptibility of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium to vancomycin, daptomycin, linezolid, pristinomycin and other antibiotics
San T. - Investigation of synergistic effect of sertraline on fluconazole-resistant Candida spp. by microbiological methods and electron microscopy
San Millan A. - Beta-lactam resistance in Haemophilus parasuis
  - First characterisation of fluoroquinolone resistance in Streptococcus suis
Sanabria T. - Focal epithelial hyperplasia disease in Panares Indians from Bolivar state, Venezuela
Sancak B. - Cyclospora cayetenensis infection in five immunocompetent patients in a Turkish university hospital
Sanchez R. - Nocardiosis: a retrospective study of 41 French cases
Sanchez C. - Direct E-test on lower respiratory tract samples: improving antimicrobial use in ventilator-associated pneumonia
Sanchez P. - Connexion between efflux pump expression and virulence in Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Sanchez M.B. - Prognostic factors in patients with pneumococcal bacteraemia in a county teaching hospital, Spain
Sanchez M.T. - Resistance patterns in Pseudomona aeruginosa
Sanchez Borge B. - Evolution of antigenaemia and viraemia in mono-infected and HIV-co-infected patients not responsive to chronic hepatitis C treatment
Sanchez Sotelo J. - Diagnosis and microbiology of prosthetic shoulder infection
Sanchez-Cespedes J. - Putative implication of YceE (transporter protein) and ompN (porin) in the resistance to quinolones in Escherichia coli
  - Influence of a mutation in the gyrA gene on the relative abundance of many Escherichia coli proteins
  - Effect of the acquisition of quinolone resistance in biofilm formation by Acinetobacter baumannii clinical isolates
Sanchez-Ortiz S. - The presence of extended-spectrum b-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli is a prognostic factor for patients with E. coli bacteraemia
Sancho S. - The changing epidemiology of sequential outbreaks of multiresistant Acinetobacter baumannii bacteraemia: a ten-year study in an intensive care unit
  - Prognosis of enterococcal bacteraemia in critically ill patients
  - Influence of carbapemen resistance on outcome in Acinetobacter baumannii bacteraemia in an intensive care unit
Sand C. - The emergence of caspofungin resistance during treatment of recurrent Candida glabrata candidaemia
Sandberg S. - Intracellular killing of Staphylococcus aureusin vivo: comparison of six antibiotics
Sanders E.A. - The hygiene hypotheses revisited? Recurrent childhood upper respiratory tract infections do not reduce the risk of adult atopic disease
Sandoval P. - Metronidazole heteroresistant C. difficile strains: morphotypes with cell-wall thickening
Sandström G. - The faith of Shigella species during contact with the water-borne free-living amoeba Acanthamoebae castellanii
Sandu R. - Antimicrobial susceptibility among Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated in an infectious disease hospital in Bucharest
Sandvang D. - Molecular epidemiology of invasive high-level gentamicin resistance Enterococcus faecium isolates in Denmark
  - Association between antimicrobial resistance and virulence in Escherichia coli blood and faeces isolates from humans in Denmark
  - Efficacy of the novel antimicrobial peptide plectasin to staphylococci
Sanfeliu I. - Evaluations of differents selective mediums to isolate Helicobacter pylori
  - Is it necessary to incubate the BacT/Alert blood culture bottles more than 3 days?
Sanli Yürüdü N. - Biofilm communities on different construction materials
Santacreu R. - Analysis of mortality in septic shock patients
Santagati M. - AGR-genotyping of biofilm producing Staphylococcus aureus
  - Activity of tigecycline against well-characterised multi-resistant Gram-positive strains
Santamaría S. - Pyogenic liver abscess: experience over a 10-year period
  - Descriptive study of complicated pyelonephritis
Santamaria R. - HAART in HIV patients: analysis of first therapy regimen. MACOVI study (Málaga HIV cohort)
Santamaria B. - Elderly patients hospitalised with community-acquired pneumonia. Validation and comparative evaluation of a prognostic rule
Santantonio M. - Prevalence of Helicobacter pylori oral carriage in a children's community
Santerre Henriksen A. - The EPISA study: characterisation of fusidic acid and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus causing skin and soft tissue infections in outpatients in France
  - The EPISA study: a recent epidemiological study in outpatients with skin and soft tissue infection in France
Santibanez S. - Genotyping of measles viruses to monitor the elimination process of the disease
Santos J. - HAART in HIV patients: analysis of first therapy regimen. MACOVI study (Málaga HIV cohort)
Santos L. - Aseptic meningitis: aetiologic diagnosis
Santos K.R.N. - A report of Staphylococcusaureus isolates presenting CA-ORSA profile in a Brazilian hospital
Santos-Sanches I. - Genetic relationship between Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates responsible for a case of meningitis and for asymptomatic carriage in children attending a day-care centre in Lisbon
Santos-Sanches  I. - Contrasting features of Group A streptococci from asymptomatic carriage and diverse infection sites
Sanz M. - The significance, clinical presentation and evolution of recurrent E. coli bloodstream infections
Sanz-Rodriguez   C. - Antifungal prophylaxis with caspofungin in high-risk liver transplant recipients: a non-comparative, open-label prospective clinical trial
Sanz-Rodriguez C. - Caspofungin therapy in documented fungal infections: Spanish experience before licencing of the drug
Saracoglu F. - Intrauterine infection of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever: the courses of two episodes
Sarami Foroshani R. - Design and construction of an expression vector containing immunogenic epitopes of HIV-1 P24 and gp 41 proteins as a vaccine candidate against HIV-1
Sarasin G. - Morphologic and molecular evidence of viral infection in human brainstem
Sarassi A. - Characterisation of Mycobacterium tuberculosis populations during chronic infection: an Italian longitudinal study
Saray Y. - In vitro activities of caspofungin and four other antifungal agents against Trichophyton spp. isolates
Saremi M. - Emergence of Vibrio cholerae O1 biotype EL Tor, serotype Inaba during last summer outbreak in Iran
  - Proficiency testing in Iranian microbiology laboratories: survey results of 2121 laboratories
Sarg B. - Protein targets of N-chlorotaurine in bacteria
Sarid N. - The efficacy and safety of cefepime: systematic review and meta-analysis
Sarkkinen H. - The management of sore throat by Finnish general practitioners
  - Assessment of the delay in reporting blood culture results – development of a method to identify defects in quality
Sarkozy D. - Tigecycline is safe and effective in the treatment of complicated skin and skin structure infections: European experience of two double-blind phase 3 comparison studies with vancomycin/aztreonam
Sarlangue J. - Development of a real-time PCR using SYBR Green and melting curve analysis to identify Bordetella pertussis and Bordetella parapertussis in clinical specimens, and evaluation of its effectiveness in current practice
Saroglou G. - Immunogenicity of recombinant hepatitis B vaccine in treatment-naïve and treatment-experienced chronic hepatitis C patients: The effect of pegylated interferon plus ribavirin treatment
  - HBeAG negative serological status and low viral replication levels characterise chronic HBV-infected women at reproductive age in Greece. A two-year, prospective, single-centre study
  - BK polyoma virus replication in de novo renal transplant recipients: Results of a prospective study
Sarralde  A. - Surgical site infection and delayed sternal closure after open-heart surgery
Sarrami-Forooshani R. - Hepatitis B virus genotyping, core promoter and precore/core mutations among Afghan hepatitis B infected individuals: a preliminary report
Sarris I. - Detection of extended-spectrum b-lactamase in Enterobacteriaceae with AmpC b-lactamase type of inducible resistance
Sastry R.A. - Tigecycline as effective as imipenem/cilastatin in the treatment of complicated intra-abdominal infections: experience in India
Satishchandran V. - Worldwide antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of Gram-negative bacilli isolated from intraabdominal infections: results from SMART 2004
  - Worldwide antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of inducible Enterobacteriaceae isolated from intraabdominal infections: results from SMART 2004
Sattar S. - New World Health Organization alcohol-based formulations to implement handrubbing as the gold standard for hand hygiene worldwide
Sattar T. - Contribution of biofilm phenotype to the pathogenesis of Staphylococcus epidermidis neurosurgical device-related meningitis
Saunte D.M. - Experimental dermatophytosis in guinea pigs: is voriconazole an option for treatment?
Sauteron M. - Predictive value of oral colonisation by Candida yeasts on the onset of a nosocomial infection in elderly hospitalised patients
Savanis S. - No effect of vitamin B6 co-administration for the prevention of linezolid-induced myelosuppression
Savel'eva N. - Potential antigenic determinants of Chlamydia trachomatis major outer membrane protein modeled by overlapped recombinant proteins
Savelieva N. - Antigenic properties of new recombinant polypeptide from TBEV IgE protein
Savelkoul B. - Emergence of multidrug-resistant Gram-negative bacteria during selective decontamination of the digestive tract on an intensive care unit
Savelkoul P.H. - Application of amplified fragment length polymorphism as an epidemiological tool for infections due to Mycobacterium haemophilum
Savelli H. - Development of a real-time NASBA for human metapneumovirus
Savicheva A. - Profile and phenotypes of resistance of microorganisms from pregnant women with asymptomatic bacteriuria in Russia
Savin C. - Multicentric evaluation of Onychodiag® for diagnosis of dermatophyte onychomycosis by PCR-ELISA
Savón C. - Human metapneumovirus infection in Cuba: first report
Savon C. - Genetic diversity and molecular epidemiology of respiratory syncytial virus over six consecutive seasons in Cuba
Savov E. - Immunoprophylaxis of wound and urinary tract infections in urological patients by application of immunostimulator Urostim
Savvala M. - Differences in bacteraemia due to multiresistant pathogens in medical patients: a pilot study
  - Usage and expenditure of antimicrobials in a tertiary hospital in 2003 and 2004
Savvanis S. - Successful therapy of zygomycosis with posaconazole in a patient intolerant of liposomal amphotericin B
Sawkeng L. - Single-centre experience of the use of tigecycline in the treatment of deep-seated multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter in patients with multiorgan failure
Sayad B. - Immune response tp standard dose of hepatitis B vaccine in HIV clients of Kermanshah behavioural disease counselling centre in 2004
Sbarbati A. - Antimicrobial intelligence: how eukaryotes combat the quorum sensing strategy
Sbokou D. - Infectious mononucleosis-like syndrome in a children's hospital in Greece
Scagnolari C. - Study on the genotypic resistance of archived and circulating viral strains in blood of treated HIV-infected individuals
Scalzini A. - Reduction in the incidence of staphylococcal infections in hospital environment after the starting of the guideline of perioperative antibiotic prophylaxis
Scanvic  A. - Staphylococcus aureus and coagulase negative Staphylococcus bacteraemia: epidemiology and antimicrobial resistance between 2001 and 2004 in the Ile de France microbiologists network
Schaap I. - The development and application of a new exact typing method for Clostridium difficile: multi-locus variable number of tandem repeat analysis
Schabereiter-Gurtner C. - Identification of dangerous bacterial pathogens by 16S ribosomal RNA gene sequence analysis
Schaberg T. - Real-life treatment of acute exacerbation of chronic bronchitis-moxifloxacin compared to macrolides
Schachter J. - Rectal lymphogranuloma venereum in San Francisco in the 1980s
Schaffer K. - JC virus genotype distribution differs between healthy and immunocompromised Irish individuals
Schalen C. - Antibiotic susceptibility among invasive and non-invasive Streptococcus pyogenes isolates in Sweden; 2002–2004
  - Achievements of the first European project on severe group A streptococcal disease
  - Emergence of novel clindamycin resistance phenotype among invasive Streptococcus pyogenes isolates in Sweden
Schareck W. - Tissue penetration and pharmacokinetics of moxifloxacin in diabetic foot infections:an interim analysis
Schaumann R. - Activity of ertapenem and metronidazole against Bacteroides fragilis and Escherichia coli in an in vitro pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic model employing pure and mixed cultures
Schelenz S. - Systematic review of rapid diagnostic tests for enterohaemorrhagic E. coli
Scheres J. - SeqNet.org: a European-wide certification trial for sequence-based typing of microbial pathogens
Scherpe S. - Activity of moxifloxacin against community-acquired MRSA and other quinolone-susceptible MRSA isolates
  - Differential importance of protein and polysaccharide intercellular adhesin mediated biofilm formation in Staphylococcus aureus and Staphylococcus epidermidis from prosthetic joint infections
Schilder A.G. - The hygiene hypotheses revisited? Recurrent childhood upper respiratory tract infections do not reduce the risk of adult atopic disease
Schilling A.N. - Prevalence of AmpC over-expression in bloodstream isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Schinella M. - Usefulness of Sysmex UF-100 and Coral UTI Screen in the diagnosis of urinary tract infection
Schipper K - Application of minimal sequence quality values prevents misidentification of blashv type in single bacterial isolates carrying different SHV extended-spectrum beta-lactamase genes
Schipper J. - Borrelia burgdorferi serodiagnosis: evaluation of a novel Luminex bead-based recombinant-antigen assay
Schito G. - Susceptibility of recent European Gram-positive bacteria to daptomycin
Schito  G.C. - Biofilm production in well characterised Candida spp. isolated in Italy during the period 2002–2005 from paediatric and adult patients
Schito G. - Reliability of daptomycin E-test strips for susceptibility testing
Schito G.C. - Activity of telithromycin against Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates resistant to other antibacterials: PROTEKT Year 5
Schlaberg R. - Rapid diagnosis of pneumococcal meningitis using Binax NOW Urinary Antigen Kit
Schlaeffer F. - Differences between Bedouin and Jewish population in clinical characteristics of patients admitted with community-acquired pneumonia
Schlamm H. - Cost-effectiveness of voriconazole to amphotericin B deoxycholate in early and late treatment of invasive aspergillosis
Schlamm  H. - Efficacy of anidulafungin against Candida albicans in candidaemia and other forms of invasive candidiasis
Schlamm H.T. - An open-label study of anidulafungin in invasive candidiasis and candidaemia
Schlesinger Y. - Analysis of 6871 infectious disease consultations
Schlesinger J. - The added value of using recombinant-versus purified membrane preparation-based antigens in sero-diagnostics of Mycoplasma pneumoniae
Schülin-Casonato T. - Performance and clinical significance of a direct tube coagulase test using serum separator tubes for rapid identification of Staphylococcus aureus from blood culture broth
Schmetz J. - Bordetella pertussis real-time PCR: sample preparation by different kits from one manufacturer
Schmid F. - Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: guideline tailoring for immigrants
Schmid D. - Identification of dangerous bacterial pathogens by 16S ribosomal RNA gene sequence analysis
Schmidt S. - PK/PD challenges of in vitro time-kill curves – a new modelling approach
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Schmidt K.H. - Intelligent sample preparation to improve nucleic acid-based pathogen detection
Schmidt T. - Detection and identification of bacterial DNA in cardiac valves from infective endocarditis cases
Schmidt S. - Potential of fluoroquinolones to induce the expression of the acrAB efflux pump and the global regulator marA in Salmonella hadar
Schmidt K.H. - Recombinant expression and characterisation of putative streptococcal pyrogenic exotoxins SPEGdys, SPELdys, and SPEMdys from Streptococcus dysgalactiae, subsp. equisimilis
Schmidt-Ioanas M. - Moxifloxacin as supportive therapy in pulmonary tuberculosis
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Schmit J.L. - Impact of differents antimycobacterial drugs on the survival of patients with Mycobacterium xenopi pulmonary infection: 89 cases
Schmoor C. - Skin disinfection with octenidine dihydrochloride for central venous catheter placement and care–a randomized controlled trial
Schneeberger P. - Lack of discriminating signs in clinical diagnosis of influenza
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Schneider  F. - Molecular epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates collected in a national screening study in hospitals in Luxembourg in 2003
Schneider I. - ESBLs in Enterobacteriaceae from university hospitals. APUA-Bulgaria Chapter study
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Schneider-Brachert W. - One-week once-daily triple therapy with esomeprazole, moxifloxacin and rifabutin is effective in the treatment of Helicobacter pylori resistant to both metronidazole and clarithromycin
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Schönemann C - Frequencies of CMV-IE specific memory T cells are inversely correlated with alloimmune memory and serum creatinine in kidney transplant patients
Schønheyder H.C. - Molecular epidemiology of invasive high-level gentamicin resistance Enterococcus faecium isolates in Denmark
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Schönitzer D. - Serologic evidence for Hantaviruses in the northern and eastern Tyrol (Austria) and the southern Tyrol (Italy)
Schnitzler N. - Review of infections due to Pseudallescheria boydii
Schønning K. - High frequency of single-step resistance mutations in Nocardia farcinica exposed to quinolones
Schoenberg M.H. - Penetration of ertapenem in human pancreas. Results of a prospective clinical trial
Schoevaerdts D. - Evolution of antibiotic consumption in a geriatric ward of a university hospital: results of a five-year policy involving a multidisciplinary collaboration team
Scholing M. - Lack of discriminating signs in clinical diagnosis of influenza
Scholz H. - Evaluation of an automated multiplexed assay of heterophile antibody in comparison with a latex agglutination test for assessment of Epstein-Barr virus induced infectious mononucleosis
Schooley S. - Comparative serum activity of telithromycin, azithromycin, and amoxicillin/clavulanate against aerobic and anaerobic respiratory pathogens
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Schröder H. - Decreasing outpatient antibiotic prescribing in Germany, 1995–2004, does not include newer macrolides, fluoroquinolones and extended-spectrum beta-lactams
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Schubert S. - Multi-resistance in K. pneumoniae in German university hospitals, 2002–2005
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Schuenck R.P. - A report of Staphylococcusaureus isolates presenting CA-ORSA profile in a Brazilian hospital
Schuetz P. - Diagnostic value of procalcitonin to distinguish monomicrobial blood stream infection with coagulase-negative staphylococci from contamination: a pilot study
Schultz M.J. - Levels of sTREM-1 in cerebrospinal fluid as a marker for bacterial meningitis
Schulz S. - Skin disinfection with octenidine dihydrochloride for central venous catheter placement and care–a randomized controlled trial
Schulz T. - Adverse effects of rabies postexposure prophylaxis
Schulze H. - Influence of culture medium on performance of a yeast identification system (MICRONAUT Candida®)
Schumann R.R. - Gram-negative commensal gut bacteria aggravate small intestinal inflammation via toll-like receptor 4
Schuren F.H. - Mixed whole genome microarray technology discerns a hospital-adapted subtype of Enterococcus faecium, comparable to multilocus sequence typing clonal complex (CC) 17
Schutzbank T.E. - Automation for generic nucleic acid sample prep in a routine diagnostic laboratory
Schutzbank  T.E. - Evaluation of a new assay for the detection and differentiation of B. pertussis, B. parapertussis and B. bronchiseptica based on real-time PCR technology
Schuurman R. - Detection of respiratory pathogens by real-time PCR in clinical practice
Schuurman T. - Development and validation of real-time PCR assays for a multi-centre study to assess the prevalence and epidemiology of shiga-toxin producing Escherichia coli in the Netherlands
Schwab F.D. - Antibiotic use in two cohorts of German intensive care units, 2001–2002
Schwab F. - Surveillance of antimicrobial use and antimicrobial resistance in German intensive care units (SARI) – data summary from 2001 to 2004
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Schwartz  E. - Animal-associated injuries and related diseases among travellers
Schwarz P. - Carbon assimilation profiles as a tool for Zygomycetes species identification
Schwesinger G. - Influence of azoles on mixed long-term continuous flow cultures of Candida albicans and Candida glabrata under aerobic and anaerobic conditions
Scialino G. - Plant extracts as new anti-tuberculous agents, evaluation by MRA
Scicluna E.A. - Is self-medication with antibiotics in Europe driven by prescribed use?
Scott G. - Antibiotic prescribing practices at two linked London teaching hospitals
Scott J.C. - Development of a novel SNP based assay to speciate Brucella isolates
Scoulica E. - A Chryseobacterium meningosepticum colonisation outbreak in a neonatal intensive care unit
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Scripcariu D. - Fulminant hepatitis due to hepatitis B virus
Scurtu G. - Clinical and epidemiological aspects of a measles epidemic, Bucharest, Romania
Söderquist B. - Sequencing of lukS-PV and lukF-PV in methicillin-sensitive and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus of diverse genetic backgrounds in a Swedish county
Seabrook G. - Impact of daptomycin compared to linezolid, vancomycin, gentamicin, rifampin and ceftriaxone on resolution of staphylococcal adherence from surface of in vitro Silastic Antibiotic Lock and Prosthetic Vascular Graft biomedical devices
Sears P. - A clinical and laboratory evaluation of PAR-101 in patients with Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhoea
Seaton R.A. - Intravenous antibiotic use in Scottish hospitals; evaluation of the Glasgow antimicrobial audit tool
Sechi L.A. - Phenotypic typic and genotypic detection of virulence factors in high-level gentamicin-resistant Enterococcusfaecalis and Enterococcusfaecium strains from a Tunisian hospital
Seckova S. - Incidence of tropical diseases at university clinic in Mapuordit, Sudan
Secmeer G. - Metallo-beta-lactamase production in Gram-negative bacteria detected by double disk synergy and combined disk tests in Turkey
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Sedlacek I. - The innovation of the STAPHYtest 16 identification kit produced by PLIVA-Lachema Diagnostika s.r.o
Seedat J. - Rapid emergence of resistance to linezolid during linezolid therapy of an Enterococcus faecium infection
Sefers S.E. - Antimicrobial susceptibility patterns correlate with staphylococcal cassette chromosome mec types for hospital- and community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Segarra P. - Imported chronic Chagas disease in Valencia, Spain: epidemiological and clinical features
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Segatore B. - Biochemical characterisation of IND-NF16 metallo-beta-lactamase
Segura D.R. - Efficacy of the novel antimicrobial peptide plectasin to staphylococci
Segura F. - Evaluations of differents selective mediums to isolate Helicobacter pylori
Seguy M. - Epidemiology of Haemophilus influenzae strains collected in 2004 in France and in vitro assessment of their susceptibility to beta-lactams
Sei K. - Vancomycin reformulation in a Microscan Dried Overnight Panel: a multicentre evaluation with Gram-positive cocci including VRSA
Seidkhani A. - Study of nasal carriage rate of Staphylococcus aureus in hospital personnel in Ilam, Iran
Seifert H. - Detection of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases among Enterobacteriaceae using automated microbiology systems and manual detection procedures
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Seiler C.M. - Pharmacokinetics of moxifloxacin in tissues of the GI-tract
Seiser A. - Primary cytomegalovirus infection in patients with Guillain-Barré syndrome
Seitanidis V. - A prospective, controlled, randomised, non-blind, comparative study of the efficacy and safety of high-dose single daily ceftriaxone plus ciprofloxacin versus thrice-daily ceftazidime plus amikacin in the empirical therapy of febrile neutropenic patients
Sekhon J.S. - Micafungin versus liposomal amphotericin B in the treatment of invasive candidiasis in neutropenic and non-neutropenic patients
Selderina S. - Nosocomial urinary tract infections caused by extended-spectrum beta-lactamases producing Enterobacteriaceae in Latvia
Semaille C. - Dramatic changes in survival and death rates after AIDS through the evolution of antiretroviral therapy, Paris
Semczuk K. - Phenotypic and genotypic characterisation of Staphylococcus aureus isolates from patients with cystic fibrosis
Sendid B. - Impact of antifungal treatment on Candida-Pseudomonas interaction
Senel A.C. - Determine variation of antimicrobial susceptibility patterns according to five years in intensive care unit of a university hospital
Sener B. - Phenotypic and genotypic identification of metallo-beta-lactamases in Pseudomonas aeruginosa in a university hospital, Ankara, Turkey
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Sener G. - Evaluation of a rapid colorimetric test based on trehalose use for identification of Candida glabrata
Senn L. - Trend towards reduced burden of proven/probable invasive fungal infections in adult non-allo-HSCT neutropenic patients with acute leukemia
Senol S. - Prospective evaluation of consultations performed by infectious diseases trainees
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Senses Z. - Co-trimoxazole resistance in urinary tract infection agent E. coli in 1995 and 2005: a multi-centre study in Ankara, Turkey
Sepp K. - Prevalence of class 1 integrons and MIC values in indigenous and pathogenic E. coli strains in different age groups
Sepp E. - Prevalence of class 1 integrons and MIC values in indigenous and pathogenic E. coli strains in different age groups
Seral C. - Genotypes and serotypes correlation among macrolide-resistant Streptococcus agalactiae isolates in Zaragoza, Spain (2002–2004)
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Sergounioti A. - Wound infection caused by V. parahaemolyticus and V. alginolyticus
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Sergouniotis F. - Prevalence of HBV and HCV infection in a high-security prison
Sergouniotis P. - Prevalence of HBV and HCV infection in a high-security prison
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Sergouniotis F. - Nasal carriage of S. aureus among hospital personnel of a secondary general hospital
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Sergouniotis P. - Nasal carriage of Staphylococcus aureus among patients and personnel of a haemodialysis unit
Sermaides G. - Effect of a policy for restriction of selected classes of antibiotics on antimicrobial drug cost and resistance
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Seroogy J. - Telavancin pharmacokinetics during in vitro continuous venovenous haemodialysis
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Serr A. - Management of an outbreak of vancomycin-resistant enterococci in a German university hospital hemato-oncology department
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Serra A. - Usefulness of axillar swab in the detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonisation
Serra R. - Characterisation of Listeria monocytogenes strains isolated from human and ruminant clinical cases and from food products by serotyping and automated ribotyping
Serra  - Incidence of candidaemia as an indirect marker for nosocomial infection control
Serrano R. - Single and multiple pyogenic liver abscesses: aetiology, clinical course and treatment
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Serrera A. - Efficacy of the use of through-catheter leukocyte cytospin blood culture for monitoring haemodialysis catheter colonization. A prospective study designed to prevent bloodstream-related infections
Sert E. - Relationship between Chlamydia pneumoniae seroprevalence and reproductive health of female health care workers
Sertznig M. - Molecular epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates collected in a national screening study in hospitals in Luxembourg in 2003
Sesma Sánchez P. - Epidemiology of Mycobacterium bovis disease in Ferrol, Spain, 1991–2004
Seto W.H. - Stability of SARS coronavirus to high temperature and high relative humidity
Sevcikova  A. - Variation of galactomannan level during 24-hour period in haematooncological patients with/without invasive aspergillosis
Severin J.A. - Evaluation of the VITEK 2® ESBL test in detecting ESBL-positive clinical Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates
Severo   - Predictors of mortality in children with candidaemia
Severo L.C. - Susceptibility of clinical isolates of Cryptococcus neoformans and Cryptococcus gattii to voriconazole
Sevillano E. - Evolution of antibiotic resistance and genetic characteristics of Pseudomonasaeruginosa isolates resistant to imipenem
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Sevillano D. - Activity of moxifloxacin, levofloxacin and azithromycin physiological concentrations in serum and epithelial lining fluid against in vivo selected Streptococcus pneumoniae mutants and its parental strain
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Seydaoglu G. - Nosocomial pseudomonal infections in a university hospital, Adana, Turkey
Sáez A. - Accuracy of the MicroScan WalkAway system to identify coagulase-negative staphylococci
Sezak N. - Nasal and axillar carriage of Staphylococcus aureus patients among elderly population in a nursing home
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Sezer S. - The value of the automatised blood culture systems in the diagnosis of CAPD peritonitis
Sáez-Llorens  - Dengue virus infections in children and adolescents
Sáez-Nieto J.A. - Distribution of serotypes in tetracycline-resistant Streptococcus group B isolated in Zaragoza, Spain
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Søgaard L.V. - MR imaging in experimental meningitis –in vivo correlates for disease severity
Shadzi S. - The prevalance of aetiologic agents of dermatophytosis in wrestlers in Isfahan, Iran
Shafer W.M. - Efflux pump expression and bacterial survival in Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Shah H. - The application of MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry for the quality control of NCTC strains
Shahcheraghi F. - Antimicrobial activity of Unisepta quick and Deconex solarsept on the surface contamination and dental instrument in dental clinics in Iran
Shahid M. - Novel reverse hybridisation assay to identify CTX-M genotype in cephalosporin-resistant isolates from UK and India
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Shahsavan S. - Detection of human papilloma virus (Type 16, 18) in pathological sample from patients with cervical cancer by PCR and RFLP methods
Shahzamani K. - Quantification of hepatitis C virus in human plasma samples by using real-time reverse transcriptase PCR
Shajari G. - Prevalence of carriers of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in 100 staff of a hospital in Kashan, Iran
Shalaby L - Kluyvera species as opportunistic pathogens in paediatric cancer patients
Shang W. - Interactions of ceftobiprole with serine carbapenemases
Shangle S. - A clinical and laboratory evaluation of PAR-101 in patients with Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhoea
Shannon K. - Novel antimicrobial photodynamic agents active against epidemic methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Sharbatkhory M. - Echinococcus granulosus: lethal effect of low voltage direct electric current on hydatid cyst protoscoleces
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Shariati N. - A comparison study of amoxicillin-clavulanate and azithromycin efficacy in treatment of acute sinusitis
Sharifi Moud B. - Prevalence of non-tuberculosis mycobacteria in Southeast of Iran
Sharma A. - In vitro activity of linezolid against bacteroides and prevotella recovered from soft tissue infections
Sharma K. - X-ray diffraction evidence for antifungal action of Cassia fistula linn. fruit pulp extract
Sharma S. - Alteration in virulence characteristics of plank tonic and bio film cells of Pseudomonas aeruginosa following exposure to macrophage secretory products
Sharp A. - Efficacy of aminocandin (IP960/HMR3270) in temporarily and persistently neutropenic murine models of disseminated aspergillosis
Sharvadze L. - Acute/recent HCV infection in seronegative blood donors and IDUs, viral replication kinetics, immune response and disease outcome
Shaw J. - A novel system for the simultaneous detection of seven respiratory viruses
Shaw M. - Animal-associated injuries and related diseases among travellers
Shchepetova J. - Prevalence of class 1 integrons and MIC values in indigenous and pathogenic E. coli strains in different age groups
Sheehy N. - JC virus genotype distribution differs between healthy and immunocompromised Irish individuals
Shen H. - Linezolid for the treatment of infections caused by Gram-positive organisms in China
Sheng W. - Linezolid for the treatment of infections caused by Gram-positive organisms in China
Sheng R. - Linezolid for the treatment of infections caused by Gram-positive organisms in China
Shepstone L. - Systematic review of rapid diagnostic tests for enterohaemorrhagic E. coli
Sherkat R. - Bordetellapertossis infection, Isfahan, Iran, 2002–2005
Shetty S. - Septicaemia in paediatric surgery in Kuwait: a four-year prospective study
Shevchenko O. - Characterization of class 1 integrons carrying the genes for VIM- and IMP-type metallo-beta-lactamases in Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains from Russia
Shevchenko N. - Russian pharmacoepidemiology study of the antibiotic prescription during pregnancy
Shevelev A. - Profile and phenotypes of resistance of microorganisms from pregnant women with asymptomatic bacteriuria in Russia
Shi G. - Clinical analysis of cryptococcal meningitis (with 72 case reports)
Shields M. - Human metapneumovirus infection in children presenting to hospital in Belfast
Shigayeva A. - Treatment and mortality from bacteraemic pneumococccal disease in Toronto, Canada
Shilov I. - Identification epidemic methicillin-resistant S. aureus in Russian hospitals: multicentre study 1998–2002
Shin  W-S. - Survey of virulence factors of clinical isolates from neutropenic patients with enterococcal bacteraemia
Shin K.S. - Pandrug-resistant Providencia rettgeri producing PER-1 extended-spectrum beta-lactamase and VIM-2 metallo-beta-lactamase
Shin B-M. - Clinical features of Clostridium difficile associated diarrhoea and molecular characterisation of the strains over a 5-year period in a French university hospital
Shin S. - Identification of nontuberculous mycobacteria by sequence analysis of the 16S ribosomal RNA, the heat-shock protein 65 and the RNA polymerase beta-subunit genes
Shin S.Y. - Characteristics of healthcare-associated bloodstream infections in adults in Korea
Shin B-M. - Emergence of toxin A(-)/toxin B(+) variant Clostridium difficile
Shin J.H. - Comparison of conventional antimicrobial susceptibility and oligonucleotide chip system for detection of drug resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates
Shin S.Y. - Risk factors for invasive aspergillosis in haematologic malignancy patients in a tertiary teaching hospital in Korea
Shin  S-S. - Infections in intensive care unit admitted multiple trauma patients: incidence, risk factors and mortality rate
Shiohira C. - Clonal diversity of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in sputum specimen from individual patients of pulmonary tuberculosis
Shipulina O. - The role of Chlamydia trachomatis in chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome
Shitova O. - Blood lymphocyte subsets in patients with tick-borne encephalitis
Shmuely H. - In vitro susceptibility of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium to vancomycin, daptomycin, linezolid, pristinomycin and other antibiotics
Shoaie M. - Bordetellapertossis infection, Isfahan, Iran, 2002–2005
Shokoples S. - Performance evaluation of the Streptococcus pneumoniae antimicrobial susceptibility investigative use only SPCA3 card on the VITEK® 2 system
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Shortridge D. - Detection of decreased susceptibility of Staphylococcus aureus to vancomycin with the VITEK 2 System
Shpynov S. - Tick-borne Rickettsiae in Russia
Shue Y.-K. - A clinical and laboratory evaluation of PAR-101 in patients with Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhoea
Shyr J-M. - Extended-spectrum beta-lactamases and plasmid-mediated AmpC enzymes among clinical isolates of Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae, Taiwan
Siadat S.D. - A flow cytometric opsonophagocytic assay for measurement of functional antibodies elicited after immunisation with the Neisseria meningitidis serogroup A capsular polysaccharide-serogroup B outer membrane vesicle conjugate vaccine in animal model
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Siafakas N. - Molecular epidemiology of vanA-containing Enterococcusfaecium in a university general hospital in Greece
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Sibilia J. - Dissemination of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato in mice: influence of the species and of the primary human isolation site
Sideri A. - A 3-year study of resistance of Candida pathogens obtained from patients with fungaemia with emphasis on new antifungal agents
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Sideri S. - Prevalence and antimicrobial resistance of ESBL-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates in a northern Greek rural area
Sideris E. - Seroepidemiology of rubella in reproductive age women in Attica area of Greece during fifteen years (1990 – 2004)
Sidorenko S. - Comparative assessment of levofloxacin and macrolides in acute exacerbation of chronic bronchitis: clinical efficacy and symptom-free intervals
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Sidorenko S.V. - Characterisation of macrolide-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates from Russia
Siedler A. - Genotyping of measles viruses to monitor the elimination process of the disease
Siempos I. - Administration of antibiotics via the respiratory tract for the prevention of ICU-acquired pneumonia: a meta-analysis of comparative trials
Siemssen N. - Differential importance of protein and polysaccharide intercellular adhesin mediated biofilm formation in Staphylococcus aureus and Staphylococcus epidermidis from prosthetic joint infections
Sierra A. - Clinical and epidemiological analysis of candida bloodstream infection in a university hospital
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Sierra J.M. - Evaluation of the accumulation of 99mTc-ciprofloxacin in S. aureus and P. aeruginosa
Sigh J. - Streptococcus pneumoniae: proteomics of surface proteins for vaccine development
Signorini L. - Treatment of invasive Pseudallescheria boydii infections with voriconazole or voriconazole plus caspofungin
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Siitonen A. - Species identification of human Campylobacter strains
Sikalidou P. - Urinary tract infections after renal transplantation: bacterial isolates and resistance patterns
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Silipigni L. - Bacteraemia caused by Clostridium baratii and Kawasaki syndrome. First case report
Siljander T. - Bacteriology of acute erysipelas
Sillekens P. - Molecular diagnosis of Mycoplasma pneumoniae and Chlamydia pneumoniae infections by real-time NASBA
Sillerström E. - Ecological impact of tigecycline on the normal oropharyngeal and intestinal microflora
Silva A. - Spread of In58 containing blaVIM-2 among Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Silva Lopes M.F. - Emergence of high-level gentamicin resistance in clinical enterococcal isolates of companion animals in Portugal
Silva-Costa C. - Identity of macrolide-resistant clones of Streptococcus pyogenes in Portugal supports Europe-wide dissemination of a few lineages
Silvestri G. - Chronic immune activation as a major determinant of AIDS pathogenesis: role of the type I interferon response
Simcock M. - Increase of resistant Enterobacter isolates and correlation with antibiotic consumption at the ward level
Simeone E. - Anaerobic bacteraemia in patients with leukaemia and lymphoma. Oropharyngeal mucositis and status of haematologic disease are the most important predisposing conditions
Simeoni J. - Serologic evidence for Hantaviruses in the northern and eastern Tyrol (Austria) and the southern Tyrol (Italy)
Simões J. - Aseptic meningitis: aetiologic diagnosis
Simin N. - Activity of Thymus vulgaris L. essential oil against potential causative agents of premature delivery
Simitsopoulou M. - Effects of amphotericin B formulations on antifungal activity of human monocytes and neutrophils against medically important filamentous fungi
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Simon A. - Direct identification and susceptibility testing of Gram-positive cocci from positive Bactec blood cultures with BD Phoenix Automated Microbiology System
Simonsen G. - Evaluation of an AmpC disk test and genetic detection of imported ampC-genes in Norwegian clinical strains of E. coli
Simonsen H. - MR imaging in experimental meningitis –in vivo correlates for disease severity
Simonsen G.S. - Macrolide resistance determinants are prevalent and readily selected for in viridans group streptococci among healthy Norwegian adults
Simopoulos C. - Anaerobic bacteraemia due to Fusobacterium necrophorum and Clostiridium cadaveris: a case report
Simor A. - Evaluation of Bio-Rad MRSA-Select for the detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Simsek H. - Co-trimoxazole resistance in urinary tract infection agent E. coli in 1995 and 2005: a multi-centre study in Ankara, Turkey
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Singh A. - Clinical outcomes of Staphylococcus aureus infections in the community
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Sinto S.I. - Polymyxin B resistance in multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Sinto  S.I. - Detection of production of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases in Escherichia coli and Klebsiella spp. isolated from hospitalised patients as part of the MYSTIC Program Brazil 2004
Sioula E. - Psoas muscle abscess and pyogenic arthritis due to Streptococcus milleri in an intravenous drug abuser
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Sioulis A. - Seroepidemiology of Bartonella henselae/quintana in immunocompromised patients (human immunodeficiency virus infected/ end-stage renal disease patients)
Sipahi O. - Fungal peritonitis in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis patients
Sipahi H. - Prospective evaluation of consultations performed by infectious diseases trainees
Sipahi O. - Prospective evaluation of consultations performed by infectious diseases trainees
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Sirma E. - Skin colonisation of Corynebacterium jeikeium
Siroos Jafari S. - Role of serologic tests (IgG, IgA, IgM antibodies against A60 mycobacterial antigen) in diagnosis of tuberculosis
Siskovska M. - Our first experiance with RT-nPCR for detection of HIV-1 RNA among seropositive persons in Republic of Macedonia
Sivaja O. - Current state of antimicrobial resistance of S. pneumoniae isolated from children in Russia: results of multicentre study PEHASus
Sizer E. - Aetiology and timing of bloodstream infections in a liver intensive care unit
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Sjölin J. - A new in vitro kinetic model to study the pharmacodynamics of antifungal agents: Comparison of the activity of voriconazole and amphotericin B administered alone and in combination against Candida albicans
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Skarmoutsou N. - Nocardia sp. in cystic fibrosis patients in a Greek tertiary hospital
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Skaug N. - Oral streptococcal strains isolated from odontogenic infections and their susceptibility to antibiotics
Skinner R. - Telavancin is more efficacious than vancomycin in a murine model of bacteraemic peritonitis induced by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Skogen V. - A view of the Neisseria gonorrhoeae population transmitted in Arkhangelsk, Russia: phenotypic and genetic characteristics
Skorupka J. - Aetiology of lower respiratory tract infections among primary care patients of family physicians in Silesian province in the 2000–2005 period
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Skouteli H. - MBL mediated carbapenem resistance in P. aeruginosa and A. baumannii in cancer patients
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Skoutelis A. - Antibiotic susceptibility of vancomycin-resistant enterococci isolated in Greek hospitals
Skov R.L. - Intracellular killing of Staphylococcus aureusin vivo: comparison of six antibiotics
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Skov R. - National Danish case-control study of community onset infections caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
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Skroubellou A. - Tuberculosis in paediatric and adult population in Athens, Greece (1994 – 2004)
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Skulnick M. - Evaluation of four selective media for the detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from surveillance specimens
Sladeckova V. - Incidence of tropical diseases at university clinic in Mapuordit, Sudan
Slakovic M. - Detection of human papillomavirus by PCR genotyping and immunostaining in population of Bosnian women
Slany M. - Anaerobic meningitis due to Peptostreptococcus anaerobius diagnosed by broad-range PCR. Case report
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Slater C. - Prevalence of CTX-M producing bacteria in Ireland
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Smedile A. - Real-time polymerase chain reaction and HCV RNA quantification: comparison of Cobas Ampliprep-Cobas TaqMan and branched DNA technology
Smeesters P.R. - Differences in group A Streptococcus clinical and molecular epidemiology between Belgian and Brazilian children
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Smet J. - Detection of ESBL mediated resistance in Enterobacter spp. by using new VITEK2 AST cards and advanced expert system
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Smidt I. - Characterisation of intestinal lactobacilli as potential second-generation probiotics
Smirnova M. - Anti-staphylococcal effects of telavancin in an in vitro dynamic model: impact of different half-lives and initial concentrations
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Smith D. - Development of novel cytomegalovirus and toxoplasma IgG avidity assays using an antigen competitive format "AVIcomp" on the Abbott ARCHITECT Instrument
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Smith E.G. - Prospective MIRU-VNTR typing of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates: initial epidemiological analysis of isolates typed in the Midlands from 2003–2005
Smith H. - Developing clinical rules and a urinary dipstick rule to predict urinary tract infection in primary care settings
Smith M. - A novel system for the simultaneous detection of seven respiratory viruses
Smith E.H. - Point-of-care detection of group B Streptococci in labouring women: a new approach to preventing early onset neonatal GBS disease
Smith-Erichsen N. - Pattern and dynamics of airways colonisation in mechanically ventilated patients
Smyth R. - Evaluation of daptomycin 5, 10 and 15 mcg disks on IsoSensitest and Mueller Hinton agar against Staphylococcus aureus
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Smyth B. - Epidemiology and molecular analysis of norovirus outbreaks in Ireland
Sánchez C. - Prevalence of human papillomavirus genotypes in genital samples
Sánchez M. - Evaluation of partial 16S rRNA gene sequencing for identification of clinical isolates of Nocardia species
Sánchez B. - Levofloxacin plus rifampicin treatment of staphylococcal prosthetic-joint infections with prosthesis retention
Sánchez J. - Epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Bilbao
Sánchez C. - Evolution of antiretroviral drug resistance and resistance mutations in multi-treated HIV-1 infected patients during the last three years
Sánchez M.B. - Risk factors for community-acquired bacteraemic Gram-negative cellulitis
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Sánchez-Zamora C. - Subclinical reactivation of VZV in patients with tick-borne encephalitis
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Snyder T. - Worldwide antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of inducible Enterobacteriaceae isolated from intraabdominal infections: results from SMART 2004
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Snydman D.R. - Analysis of trends for susceptibility of the B. fragilis group from 1997–2004, a US survey
Soares D. - Evaluation of Bio-Rad MRSA-Select for the detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
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Soavi L. - Reducing the impact of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection in an intensive care unit: a nine-year analysis
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Sobreira L. - Contrasting features of Group A streptococci from asymptomatic carriage and diverse infection sites
Sobrino L. - Elderly patients hospitalised with community-acquired pneumonia. Validation and comparative evaluation of a prognostic rule
Socha A. - In vitro antimicrobial activities of novel dianthraquinones produced by a marine Streptomyces sp. against clinical Staphylococcus aureus and Enterococcus faecium isolates
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Sofianou D.S. - Antimicrobial resistance patterns of Acinetobacter baumannii in clinical isolates
Sofianou D. - Overdetection of imipenem resistance by VITEK 2 in blaVIM 12 producing Klebsiella pneumoniae with E-test low level carbapenem MICs
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Sofianou  D. - Urinary tract infections after renal transplantation: bacterial isolates and resistance patterns
Sofianou D. - Antimicrobial susceptibility of respiratory Haemophilus influenzae strains in northern Greece
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Sofianou D.S. - Susceptibility patterns of Klebsiella pneumoniae to quinolones and beta-lactams
Sofianou D. - Antimicrobial resistance of Escherichia coli and Proteus mirabilis isolated in bacteraemia in a tertiary care hospital
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Sofianou D. - Positive central venous catheter cultures and bloodstream infections
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Soki J. - Molecular detection of the cefoxitin resistance gene, cfxA, and the 3' regulatory sequence of its resistance element, MTn4555
Sola C. - Molecular epidemiology and genetic diversity of Mycobacterium tuberculosis clinical isolates in Okinawa, Ryu-Kyu islands, Japan
Solbiati M. - Outbreak of Burkolderia cenocepacia bacteraemia associated with disinfection napkin contamination in haemodialysis
Soleimanjahi H. - Evaluation of gamma interferon kinetic in vaccinated BALB/c mice by gD expression vector of HSV-1 and its recombinant protein
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Solemani M. - The epidemiology and clinical presentation of hydatid cyst disease in patients in Imam, Sina, Shariati and paediatric medical centre hospitals between 1372 and 1382
Solera J. - Molecular methods in the diagnosis of human brucellosis
Solon E. - Distribution of radioactivity in bone and related structures following administration of [14C]-dalbavancin to New Zealand White rabbits
Soltani M. - Therapeutic drug monitoring of 5-flucytosine in children aged under 12 years. An 11-year review of serum concentrations from a United Kingdom clinical assay reference laboratory
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Sondore V. - Malaria: current status in Latvia
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Song E.J. - Comparison of conventional antimicrobial susceptibility and oligonucleotide chip system for detection of drug resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates
Song E.S. - Comparison of conventional antimicrobial susceptibility and oligonucleotide chip system for detection of drug resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates
Song Y.G. - Risk factors for invasive aspergillosis in haematologic malignancy patients in a tertiary teaching hospital in Korea
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Song J.Y. - Efficacy of influenza vaccination in patients with liver cirrhosis
Song J. - Moxifloxacin in vitro activity against non-pneumococcal streptococci isolated from six recent clinical studies
Song J.Y. - Hospital-based study of pneumonia and influenza hospitalisations among adults, Seoul, Korea, 1995–2004: implications for prevention through immunisation
Sonnevend Á. - Characterisation of Campylobacterjejuni strains isolated in the United Arab Emirates
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Sonntag A.K. - EUREGIO MRSA-net Twente/Münsterland: A Dutch-German cross-border network for surveillance and control of methicillin-resistant S. aureus
Soodbakhsh  A. - Role of serologic tests (IgG, IgA, IgM antibodies against A60 mycobacterial antigen) in diagnosis of tuberculosis
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Sordet C. - Dissemination of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato in mice: influence of the species and of the primary human isolation site
Sorensen S. - The economic impact of linezolid in the treatment of skin and soft tissue MRSA infections in Italy
Soresina A. - Treatment of invasive Pseudallescheria boydii infections with voriconazole or voriconazole plus caspofungin
Soriano F. - Amoxicillin early and delayed treatment of serotype 6 pneumococcal acute otitis media in previously immunised vs. non-immunised gerbils
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Soriano A. - Nosocomial outbreak due to an extended-spectrum betalactamase producer Enterobacter cloacae
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Soroush M. - Emergence of Vibrio cholerae O1 biotype EL Tor, serotype Inaba during last summer outbreak in Iran
Sosa A. - Internet guide on antimicrobial resistance
Sota M. - Gen tax evidence of HTLV-1 co-infections in HIV-positive patients in a hospital in Bilbao, Spain
Soteriades E. - Eighteen years of research on AIDS: contribution of and collaborations between different world regions
Sotiriadis S. - Norovirus as a cause of acute gastroenteritis in Northern Greece: detection with IDEIA and RT-PCR
Sotirova P. - ESBLs in Enterobacteriaceae from university hospitals. APUA-Bulgaria Chapter study
Soto S. - Clinical epidemiology of biofilm production in Acinetobacter baumannii clinical isolates
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Sotode A. - Serologic evaluation of cytomegalovirus and Listeria monocytogenes in women with abortion
Sotto A. - Caenorhabditis elegans killing model: a new tool to study uropathogenic Escherichia coli virulence
Soubrier S. - Impact of antifungal treatment on Candida-Pseudomonas interaction
Soudbakhsh A. - The epidemiology and clinical presentation of hydatid cyst disease in patients in Imam, Sina, Shariati and paediatric medical centre hospitals between 1372 and 1382
Sougakoff W. - Evaluation of the genotype MTBDR assay for the simultaneous detection of resistance to rifampicin and isoniazid of Mycobacterium tuberculosis clinical strains
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Soula G. - Animal-associated injuries and related diseases among travellers
Souli M. - Genetic analysis of metallo-beta-lactamase producing Klebsiella pneumoniae and Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates in the intensive care unit of a university general hospital in Greece
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Sourani M. - Monocyte chemoattractant protein-1: role in the pathogenesis and progression of acute pyelonephritis in infants
Sourani M.P. - Predictive value of procalcitonin and serum amyloid A protein levels in early detection of pyelonephritis in childhood
Sourani M. - Leptin as an acute-phase reactant in urinary tract infections in children
Sourdeau L. - Pilot implementation of multidisciplinary antibiotic management teams in Belgian hospitals: 2-year progress report, 2003–04
Sousa J.C. - European intercountry dissemination of a glycopeptide resistant E. faecalis clone
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Sousa I. - Pregnant women and toxoplasmosis
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Sousa J.C. - Effect of different growth phases on surface properties and adhesion of Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Sousa J. - HIV-asociated tuberculous meningitis: a descriptive study
Sousa J.C. - Morphological changes induced by subinhibitory concentrations of imipenem and piperacillin/tazobactam on surface properties and adhesion abilities of Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Sousa J. - Distribution of class 1 and class 2 integron types among ESBL-producing Enterobacteriaceae recovered from Portuguese hospitals
Soussy C. - Reliability of daptomycin E-test strips for susceptibility testing
Soussy C.J. - Determination of the QNR–DNA gyrase interaction site by a genetic approach
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Soussy C. - Susceptibility of recent European Gram-positive bacteria to daptomycin
Soy A.T. - The incidence, serotyping and antibiotic resistance of non-typhoidal Salmonella and Shigella species in childhood acute gastroenteritis in a district of the capital city of Turkey
Soy A. - Efficacy of telavancin in the treatment of experimental endocarditis due to glycopeptide-intermediately susceptible Staphylococcus aureus
Soyletir G. - Penicillin susceptibility of beta haemolytic streptococci: a 6-year surveillance
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Spaan W. - Fatal cases of influenza-associated encephalopathy in the Netherlands
Spaargaren J. - Rectal lymphogranuloma venereum in San Francisco in the 1980s
Spalla M. - Dissemination of acquired metallo-beta-lactamases in Gram-negative pathogens: first Italian countrywide survey
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Spanakis N. - Contribution of efflux pumps overexpression to carbapenem heteroresistance in Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Spanjaard J.B. - Community-acquired bacterial meningitis in the elderly
Spanjaard L. - Efficacious vaccination against serogroup C meningococcal disease by one shot at the age of 14 months in the Netherlands
Speck R.F. - Polymorphisms in toll-like receptors influence susceptibility to HIV infection and its clinical course
Speirs K. - Molecular epidemiology of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Speranskaya L. - The antimicrobial susceptibility of bacteraemia isolates of Gram-negative pathogens in seven haematological centres in Russia
Sperling J. - Diagnosis and microbiology of prosthetic shoulder infection
Speth J. - Evaluation of tigecycline penetration into colon wall tissue and epithelial lining fluid using a population pharmacokinetic model and Monte Carlo simulation
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Spicer L. - Point-of-care detection of group B Streptococci in labouring women: a new approach to preventing early onset neonatal GBS disease
Spiers K. - Clinical outcomes of Staphylococcus aureus infections in the community
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Spigaglia P. - First report of a linkage between tet(M) and erm(B) genes in Clostridium difficile clinical isolates
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Spik V. - Molecular typing of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia causing prosthetic valve endocarditis
Spiliopoulou I. - Phenotypes and genotypes of slime positive - methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus epidermidis clinical isolates
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Spiliopoulou A. - Invasive group a streptococcal infections and incidence of resistance in children's hospital
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Spiliopoulou I. - An unusual phenotype of Enterococcus faecalis in Greece expressing low-level resistance to clindamycin and dalfopristin but susceptibility to quinupristin-dalfopristin
Spina D. - AGR-genotyping of biofilm producing Staphylococcus aureus
Spinillo A. - Prevalence of human papillomavirus types in cervical samples from HIV-infected women
Spitzmüller B. - Genodiversity of resistant P. aeruginosa in ICUs varies in relation to antimicrobial usage and resistance rates
Spoladore G. - One-year infection survey in a cardiac surgery unit
Sprecher H. - Clinical impact of a rapid PCR-based identification of staphylococci directly from positive blood cultures
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Spreer A. - Reduced activation of microglial cells by Streptococcus pneumoniae after treatment with nonbacteriolytic antibiotics in comparison to ceftriaxone
Spyridis N. - Tuberculosis in paediatric and adult population in Athens, Greece (1994 – 2004)
Sredkova M. - ESBLs in Enterobacteriaceae from university hospitals. APUA-Bulgaria Chapter study
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Sørensen H.T. - Diabetes mellitus as a risk and prognostic factor for pyogenic liver abscess in Denmark
Sørensen  H.T. - Heart failure and mortality within 90 days after hospitalised pneumonia: a population-based cohort study
Sørensen H.T. - Prognostic impact of haematological and non-haematological malignancies on mortality of hospitalised pneumonia: a Danish population-based cohort study
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Stack J.A. - The role of the veterinary laboratory agency: confirmation of brucellosis from human isolates
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Stagno S. - Congenital CMV infection: current controversies
Stallforth-Siegel U. - Mannose-rich capsular polysaccharides enhance uptake and killing of Klebsiella pneumoniae by human plymorphonuclear leukocytes
Stanek R. - Outcome of adults with penicillin high-resistant and susceptible invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae community-acquired pneumonia
Stano C. - Study on the genotypic resistance of archived and circulating viral strains in blood of treated HIV-infected individuals
Stapleton K. - Dose optimisation of enrofloxacin for use in chickens against Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium DT104 to improve efficacy and minimise selection of resistance
Staprans S. - Chronic immune activation as a major determinant of AIDS pathogenesis: role of the type I interferon response
Stass H. - Comparative pharmacodynamics (PD) of moxifloxacin and levofloxacin against S. pneumoniae following exposure to bioequivalent PD-surrogate parameters
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Stassi G. - Bacteraemia caused by Clostridium baratii and Kawasaki syndrome. First case report
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Stathas T. - The role of antibiotics in acute uncomplicated maxillary sinusitis in ambulatory care: a randomised controlled trial
Stathi A. - Use of the isoschizomers SmaI and XmaI to generate a common PFGE pattern database for both mef-negative and mef-positive S. pyogenes isolates
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Stathopoulos G. - Intravenous, intrathecal and intraventricular administration of colistin for the treatment of multiresistant Acinetobacterbaumannii meningitis
Stauch K. - Real-life treatment of acute exacerbation of chronic bronchitis-moxifloxacin compared to macrolides
Stavrianou A. - Brain natriuretic peptide as diagnostic and prognostic marker in patients with bacterial infection and sepsis
Stavrianou E. - Incidence and in vitro antibiotic resistance of streptococci in community-acquired urinary tract infections
Östblom A.E. - Pathogenicity island I of Escherichia coli CFT073 and Yersinia high-pathogenicity island are significantly associated with persistence of E. coli in the intestine of Swedish infants
Steehouder M.F. - EUREGIO MRSA-net Twente/Münsterland: fighting (CA-)MRSA international under different cultural perspectives
Stefanaki K. - Bipolaris spicifera isolation from the nasal polyps of an allergic boy: a case report
Stefanelli P. - Increase in incidence of serogroup C invasive meningococcal disease in Italy and rise of decreased susceptibility to penicillin
Stefani S. - AGR-genotyping of biofilm producing Staphylococcus aureus
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Stefaniuk E. - The Polish National External Quality Assessment Scheme (POLMICRO 2005) - detection of BLNAR Haemophilus influenzae
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Stefanou D. - Heterogeneity of methicilin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus at a German university hospital: a potential source of new emerging MRSA clones
Stefanovic A. - Changes in antimicrobial use in Lithuania outpatient clinics
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Steffensen P. - High blood levels of procalcitonin identify critically ill patients at high risk of mortality
Steib-Bauert M. - Estimating hospital versus ambulatory care consumption of antibiotics in southwestern Germany
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Steib-Bauert F. - Antibiotic use in two cohorts of German intensive care units, 2001–2002
Stein G. - Urinary bactericidal activity of levofloxacin (750 mg) against fluoroquinolone-resistant uropathogens
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Stein C. - Polymorphisms in toll-like receptors influence susceptibility to HIV infection and its clinical course
Steinbakk M. - An evaluation of the predictive value of HPV testing and genotyping in the mass-screening against cervical cancer in Norway
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Steiner O. - Brain damage in pneumococcal meningitis: establishment of an infant mouse model
Steininger C. - Primary cytomegalovirus infection in patients with Guillain-Barré syndrome
Stejskal F. - Characterisation of the recombinant S-adenosylhomocysteine hydrolase from Cryptosporidium parvum
Stellbrink H.J. - Value of serology in diagnosing Lymphogranuloma venereum
Stellini R. - Treatment of invasive Pseudallescheria boydii infections with voriconazole or voriconazole plus caspofungin
Stepanikova O. - Antibodies against Bordetella pertussis detected by slow agglutination test and ELISA in two age-related groups of vaccinated people suspected of acute pertussis: a comparative study
Stepanova M. - Convergent selection of ceftazidime resistance mutations at position 167 of CTX-M-3 beta-lactamase in hypermutable Escherichia coli strains
Stepanova T.V. - Biofilm production by different strains of Salmonella typhimurium: genetics, morphology and role of surface and nutrient content of medium
Stepanova M. - Modelling the effect of copy number of plasmids carrying ESBL genes on resistance levels to b-lactam antibiotics
Stepanovic S. - Structural comparison of biofilms formed by Staphylococcus aureus, Staphylococcus epidermidis, and other coagulase-negative staphylococci
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Stephens P. - Dose regimen as an explanatory factor for the variation of outpatient antibiotic use between European countries
Stephenson I. - The value of the QuantiFERON-Gold TB test in the management of patients with suspected active tuberculosis
Stepinska J. - Succesful treatment of infective endocarditis with linezolid
Østergaard C. - MR imaging in experimental meningitis –in vivo correlates for disease severity
Stetsiouk O.U. - Curbing pneumococcal resistance in orphanages: interventions on the basis of prospective surveillance of nasopharyngeal isolates
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Stevart O. - Is there a place for moxifloxacin in paediatric practice? A report from a tertiary care paediatric hospital
Stevens N. - Contribution of biofilm phenotype to the pathogenesis of Staphylococcus epidermidis neurosurgical device-related meningitis
Stevens T. - Sampling of Staphylococcus aureus and Enterococcus species isolates resistant to other drugs evaluated against tigecycline – T.E.S.T. Program Global Data
  - In vitro activity of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter against tigecycline from the T.E.S.T. Program in Europe
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline and comparators against community and hospital-acquired infections in the United States – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - Tigecycline in vitro activity against Acinetobacter spp. resistant to other drugs from Europe – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - Tigecycline in vitro activity in current European pathogens – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - Evaluating cross-resistance for Enterobacteriaceae as compared to tigecycline for the T.E.S.T. Program in Europe
  - Asia and Pacific Rim community vs. hospital-acquired infections: in vitro activity against tigecycline and comparators
  - Tigecycline in vitro activity against multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter from global population in the T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - Multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter in the United States evaluated against tigecycline - T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - Determining tigecycline's in vitro activity multidrug-resistant Enterobacteriaceae from the T.E.S.T. Program – Global Data
  - Cross-resistance in clinical isolates of Enterobacteriaceae from the United States evaluated against tigecycline and 10 comparator antimicrobial agents
  - Tigecycline in vitro activity against often difficult to treat pathogens from centres in Asia/Pacific Rim – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - Acinetobacter resistance in clinical isolates from the United States evaluated against tigecycline and 10 comparators
  - The in vitro activity of tigecycline and 10 comparators in a global population – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - Tigecycline in vitro evaluation of 1,145 methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
  - Tigecycline in vitro activity against Staphylococcus aureus and Enterococcus strains resistant to other drugs in United States, 2004 – 2006
  - In vitro activity tigecycline and 10 broad spectrum comparators against multidrug-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: a multi-nation evaluation
  - Tigecycline in vitro activity against multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter spp. in the T.E.S.T. Program Global Data
  - Tigecycline in vitro activity against inpatient and outpatient pathogens collected from centres in Europe – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - Antibiotic cross-resistance for Staphylococcus aureus and Enterococcus spp. among tigecycline and 10 comparator antimicrobial agents - T.E.S.T. Program in Europe 2006
  - Extended-spectrum beta-lactamase producing Enterobacteriaceae evaluated in vitro against tigecycline and comparator agents – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - Tigecycline in vitro activity in an outpatient vs. inpatient global population
  - Tigecycline antibacterial activity in current (2004–2006) U.S. pathogen population
  - In vitro evaluation of tigecycline against 261 recent isolates of vancomycin-resistant Enterococci C T.E.S.T. Program 2006
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Stevurkova V. - Detection of HIV sequences in respiratory tract bacteria of Cambodia and Kenya AIDS-positive patients
Stewart E. - Hospital-acquired infection: a hospital-wide prevalence study at a London hospital
Stich K. - Frequency of enterotoxin, toxic shock syndrome toxin 1 and panton-valentine leukocidin genes in MRSA vs. MSSA isolated from blood
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Stijnen T. - Impact on mortality and cost-effectiveness of rapid bacterial identification and antimicrobial susceptibility testing in comparison with standard methods
Stillwell M. - In vitro efficacy of tigecycline tested against community-associated methicillin-resistant S. aureus including analyses of 72 co-resistance patterns
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Stimac D. - Benchmarking antimicrobial drug use in university hospitals in five European countries
Stirn-Kranjc B. - Diagnosis and management of congenital toxoplasmosis in Slovenia
Stålsby Lundborg C. - Is self-medication with antibiotics in Europe driven by prescribed use?
Stoakes L. - Comparison of a real-time PCR assay and a chromogenic MRSA selective medium for the detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus directly from nasal and rectal swabs
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Stobberingh E. - Erythromycin resistance in commensal throat Streptococci in asylum seekers
Stockelberg D. - Posaconazole as prophylaxis for invasive fungal infections in high-risk patients: efficacy and safety results from 2 clinical trials
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Stockinger H. - LightCycler® SeptiFast Test: rapid detection of nosocomial pathogens by real-time PCR
Stoczko M. - Post-genomic detection of CAR-1, a new subclass B3 metallo-beta-lactamase from the important plant pathogen Erwinia carotovora
Stoeger A. - Identification of dangerous bacterial pathogens by 16S ribosomal RNA gene sequence analysis
Stogniew M. - Population pharmacokinetics of dalbavancin and pharmacodynamic simulations of a weekly regimen
Stoilov R. - Serological findings in blood sera of patients with Yersinia-triggered arthritis
Stojanovic P. - The importance of occurrence of the Enterococcus faecalis multiresistant isolates to antibacterial drugs
Stoll S. - Single-centre experience of the use of tigecycline in the treatment of deep-seated multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter in patients with multiorgan failure
Stolte M. - Prospective randomized trial comparing rifabutin-based triple therapy and high-dose dual therapy for eradication of Helicobacter pylori resistant to both metronidazole and clarithromycin
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Stolyarova L.G. - Characterisation of macrolide-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates from Russia
Stone N. - Susceptibility testing of unusual species of Enterobacteriaceae: comparison of disk diffusion, Vitek 2, and broth microdilution
Stoodley P. - The role of the quorum-sensing "target of RNAIII activating protein" and "RNAIII-inhibiting peptide" in staphylococcal biofilm formation and control in vitro
Stopa J. - Oral lactobacilli and periodontitis
Storman A. - Diagnosis and management of congenital toxoplasmosis in Slovenia
Storozenko J. - Nosocomial urinary tract infections caused by extended-spectrum beta-lactamases producing Enterobacteriaceae in Latvia
Storr J. - Worldwide implementation strategy of the World Health Organization "Guidelines on Hand Hygiene in Health Care"
Stourac P. - Intrathecal synthesis of anti-borrelia antibodies in multiple sclerosis
Stoycheva-Vartigova M. - Antimicrobial resistance and ESBLs production among Salmonella enterica non-typhi clinical isolates in Plovdiv region, Southern Bulgaria
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Stoye J. - Based upon repeat patterns: variable number of tandem repeat pattern analysis to infer clonal groupings of Staphylococcus aureus strains from spa typing data
Straach P. - Antibiotic consumption in German acute care hospitals
Strabala P. - Garenoxacin activity and potency against S. pneumoniae and H. influenzae respiratory tract isolates (2004–2005): report from a Worldwide Surveillance Network
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Stradoni  R. - Reduction in the incidence of staphylococcal infections in hospital environment after the starting of the guideline of perioperative antibiotic prophylaxis
Straková L. - Relationships in genotype, phenotype, T type and PFGE type among macrolide-resistant Streptococcus pyogenes strains isolated in the Czech Republic
Stratchounski L.S. - Resistance of Streptococcus pneumoniae nasopharyngeal isolates from children in selected Russian orphanages: 2003 vs. 2004
Stratchounski  L. - Profile and phenotypes of resistance of microorganisms from pregnant women with asymptomatic bacteriuria in Russia
Stratchounski L.S. - Curbing pneumococcal resistance in orphanages: interventions on the basis of prospective surveillance of nasopharyngeal isolates
Stratchounski L. - Characterization of class 1 integrons carrying the genes for VIM- and IMP-type metallo-beta-lactamases in Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains from Russia
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Stratton C.W. - Antimicrobial susceptibility patterns correlate with staphylococcal cassette chromosome mec types for hospital- and community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Straube E. - Recombinant expression and characterisation of putative streptococcal pyrogenic exotoxins SPEGdys, SPELdys, and SPEMdys from Streptococcus dysgalactiae, subsp. equisimilis
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Strauss R. - Anti-staphylococcal activity of ceftobiprole in recent clinical trial isolates
Straut M. - Detection of enterotoxine B producing Staphylococcus aureus directly from milk
Strehl E. - Impact of an active surveillance system on antimicrobial use and resistance in a neurosurgical intensive care unit
Streit J. - Antimicrobial activity of daptomycin tested against Gram-positive strains collected from European medical centres in 2005: results of the Daptomycin Surveillance Programme
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Stürenburg E. - Emergence of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases in a university hospital, Hamburg, Germany in 2004
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Stricker Rn. - Preliminary evaluation of the Abbott ARCHITECT anti-toxoplasma IgG, IgM and IgG avidity assays
Stricker Rt. - Preliminary evaluation of the Abbott ARCHITECT anti-toxoplasma IgG, IgM and IgG avidity assays
Stricker Rn. - Development of human anti-rubella IgG and IgM assays for the Abbott ARCHITECT Instrument
Stricker Rt. - Development of human anti-rubella IgG and IgM assays for the Abbott ARCHITECT Instrument
Stricker R. - Preliminary evaluation of the Abbott ARCHITECT anti-cytomegalovirus IgG, IgM and IgG avidity assays
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Strålin K. - Are Pneumonia Severity Index and CURB-65 useful for prediction of 30-day mortality in community-acquired pneumonia?
Stroo K. - Prevalence of class 1 integrons and MIC values in indigenous and pathogenic E. coli strains in different age groups
Strouza A. - Susceptibility pattern and toxigenicity of Clostidium difficile strains isolated from patients with diarrhoea in a tertiary hospital in Athens
Strueber M. - Adverse effects of rabies postexposure prophylaxis
Struelens M. - Breakthroughs in bacterial detection, identification and typing
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Struelens M.J. - Pilot implementation of multidisciplinary antibiotic management teams in Belgian hospitals: 2-year progress report, 2003–04
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Struelens M. - The first national methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus prevalence study in Belgian nursing homes indicates high carriage rates among residents
Struelens M.J. - First detection of blaVIM-2 and blaVIM-4 metallo-beta-lactamase genes in Pseudomonas putida isolates in Belgium
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Struelens M. - Reliability of daptomycin E-test strips for susceptibility testing
Struelens M.J. - Genetic relatedness between sporadic and epidemic methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Belgian hospitals
Struelens M. - Detection of ESBL mediated resistance in Enterobacter spp. by using new VITEK2 AST cards and advanced expert system
Strukova E. - Anti-staphylococcal effects of telavancin in an in vitro dynamic model: impact of different half-lives and initial concentrations
Strus M. - Evaluation of bacterial microflora in the colon of children with inflammatory bowel disease
Struwe J. - Benchmarking antimicrobial drug use in university hospitals in five European countries
Strynadka N.J. - Mechanism of action of ceftobiprole: structural basis for anti-MRSA activity
Stubberfield M.R. - Development of a novel SNP based assay to speciate Brucella isolates
Studynkova M. - Psoas muscle abscess and pyogenic arthritis due to Streptococcus milleri in an intravenous drug abuser
Sturm P. - Performance and clinical significance of a direct tube coagulase test using serum separator tubes for rapid identification of Staphylococcus aureus from blood culture broth
Stylianakis A. - Genotypic evaluation of high-level resistant enterococci to glycopeptides isolated from blood cultures in a tertiary hospital
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Su L-H. - Transmission of community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection in household contacts in Taiwan
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Subirats M. - Filariasis infection in immigrants in a Spanish hospital
Suchomel M. - Effect of hydrogen peroxide and N-propanol on biofilms formed by clinical strains of Staphylococcus epidermidis
Sucu N. - Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever in the East Black Sea region of Turkey: a report of 78 cases
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Suda K.J. - Antimicrobial prescribing practices by physician specialty in the United States
Sudilovskaya N. - Epidemiology of acute cystitis: the first Russian multicenter study
Suetens C. - Small outbreaks of VEB-1 ESBL producing Acinetobacter baumannii in Belgian nursing homes and hospitals through cross-border transfer of patients from northern France
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Sukhorukova M. - The role of Chlamydia trachomatis in chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome
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Sullivan Å. - Interference with pathogenic bacteria in cystic fibrosis
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Sultana C. - Infection with HSV in HIV/AIDS patients
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Sumerkan B. - Types of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases in Salmonella spp. and decreased susceptibility to fluoroquinolones
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Sun S. - Predictors of excess health resource utilisation in treatment of hospitalised patients with community-acquired pneumonia: retrospective analysis of a clinical study comparing intravenous tigecycline and levofloxacin
Sundsfjord A. - Evaluation of an AmpC disk test and genetic detection of imported ampC-genes in Norwegian clinical strains of E. coli
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Sundström L. - New integron-independent trimethoprim resistance gene dfr24, detected in urinary isolate of Escherichiacoli
Sung H. - First report of non-prototypic Tn1546 among vanA vancomycin-resistant-Enterococci isolated from domestic chickens in Korea: evidence of communication between VRE niche of human and those of chicken?
Sungkanuparph S. - Poor response to trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole in HIV-infected patients with Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia and concurrent opportunistic infections
Supawita T. - Antibacterial activity of fractions of Quercus infectoria (nut galls) against enterohaemorrhagic Escherichia coli
Suplotova O. - Russian pharmacoepidemiology study of the antibiotic prescription during pregnancy
Supply P. - Implementation of automated mycobacterial interspersed repetitive unit–variable number of tandem repeat (MIRU-VNTR) typing in a routine laboratory setting
Surdeanu M. - Detection of enterotoxine B producing Staphylococcus aureus directly from milk
Suresh R. - Mortality in patients at high risk for invasive fungal infection: effect of Posaconazole prophylaxis
Suárez A. - Evolution of antiretroviral drug resistance and resistance mutations in multi-treated HIV-1 infected patients during the last three years
Suárez D. - Epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Bilbao
Suárez A. - Prevalence of human papillomavirus genotypes in genital samples
Surkova L. - Genotypic assessment of rifampin resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolated in Belarus
Surman-Lee S.B. - Real-time detection of Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli from environmental samples and single nucleotide polymorphism profiling of map A positive strains to determine their clonal complexes
Surmont I. - Four patients with a Pseudomonasaeruginosa BEL-1 clavulanic acid-inhibited extended-spectrum beta-lactamase: what's the connection?
Surrun S.K. - Pyrexia of unknown origin complicated by dengue fever and pseudo-rupture of the gallbladder: a case report
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Suter-Riniker F. - Agreement of QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube and T Spot-TB in HIV-infected patients from Sub-Saharan Africa in Switzerland
Suto S. - Results from the meropenem yearly susceptibility test information collection (MYSTIC) programme: report from two Croatian hospitals
Sutton H. - The application of MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry for the quality control of NCTC strains
Suvajdzic L. - Activity of Thymus vulgaris L. essential oil against potential causative agents of premature delivery
Suvanakoot U. - Pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic modelling of in vitro activity of azithromycin against four different bacterial strains
Suwalak S. - Antibacterial activity of fractions of Quercus infectoria (nut galls) against enterohaemorrhagic Escherichia coli
Svabic Vlahovic M. - Influence of the salt concentration on biofilm formation by Salmonella spp.
Svejgaard E.L. - Experimental dermatophytosis in guinea pigs: is voriconazole an option for treatment?
Swine C. - Evolution of antibiotic consumption in a geriatric ward of a university hospital: results of a five-year policy involving a multidisciplinary collaboration team
Symeonidis S. - The role of antibiotics in acute uncomplicated maxillary sinusitis in ambulatory care: a randomised controlled trial
Syrjänen J. - Bacteriology of acute erysipelas
Szabó J. - Repeated isolation of a pneumococcus from a child suffering from IRAK-4 deficiency
Szabo A. - In vitroCandida albicans model for evaluating the inhibitory effect of known and potential antifungal agents on germ tube formation
Szabóová M. - Antimicrobial susceptibilities and epidemiological analysis of Salmonella typhimurium human isolates in Slovakia by phage typing and pulsed-field gel electrophoresis
Szczapa  J. - Bacterial isolates during bacteraemia in neonatal units of a medical university hospital in Gdansk
Szeimies R.M. - Efficacy testing of the topical antimicrobial XF-73 using a novel ex vivo porcine skin model
Szekeres A. - Molecular and physiological characterisation of fungal opportunists belonging to the genus Trichoderma
Szkaradkiewicz A. - Epstein-Barr virus and p53 protein expression in gastric carcinoma without Helicobacter pylori infection
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Szkaradkiewicz A.K. - Oral lactobacilli and periodontitis
Szostek S. - Physical status of HPV-16 in patients with LSIL or cervical carcinoma
Szpinda I. - Presence of mycobacteria in colon biopsies from patients with inflammatory bowel disease
Sztajzel R. - Candida embolic stroke and secondary fungal mycotic aneurysm
Szucs G. - Epidemic spread of recombinant noroviruses with four capsid types in Hungary
Szucs G - First detection of human astroviruses in raw sewage samples in Baranya County, Hungary
Szucs  G. - Molecular detection and sequence analysis of hepatitis E viruses in humans and animals in Hungary
Szymczyk I. - Aetiology of lower respiratory tract infections among primary care patients of family physicians in Silesian province in the 2000–2005 period
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