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Baart F. - Using directed graphs for examining transitions in antibiotic usage
Baba S. - Study of oral garenoxacin against respiratory tract infection and otrhinolaryngological infection caused by multidrug-resistant S. pneumoniae
  - Study of oral garenoxacin in Japanese patients with otorhinolaryngological infections and penetration into otorhinolaryngological tissues
Baba K. - Rapid diagnosis of tuberculous pleuritis by real-time PCR
Baba T. - Tissue distribution of [14C]-EDP-420 in the rat by quantitative whole-body autoradiography
Babacan F. - Slime production in blood isolates of Staphylococcus aureus under various growth conditions
Babic T. - Identification of Helicobacter pylori in gastric biopsy and resection specimens
Babikir R. - Surveillance of surgical site infections after ambulatory surgery
  - Risk factor analysis of blood stream infection and pneumonia in neutropenic patients after peripheral blood stem-cell transplantation
  - Surveillance of nosocomial sepsis and pneumonia in patients with haematologic stem-cell transplantation: five years of `ONKO-KISS'
Baccarani M. - Comparison of real-time PCR and blood culture for the diagnosis of bloodstream infections in onco-haematologic patients: microbiological and clinical assessment
Baccard M. - Evaluation of a fully automated Multiplexed Bead assay for assessment of Epstein-Barr virus immunologic status
Bachvarova A. - Bulgarian Surveillance Tracking Antimicrobial Resistance – BulSTAR: bloodstream infections in 2005
Baclakou C. - Antibiotic resistance of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia in children with cystic fibrosis to the currently used antibiotics
Baclet V. - Incidence, reasons, and risk factors for hospital admissions in patients starting their clinical management in the era of combination antiretroviral therapy
Bacq Y. - Meta-analysis of blood scores for liver fibrosis in chronic hepatitis C
Badal R. - Tigecycline in vitro activity against often difficult to treat European pathogens
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline and 10 common therapeutic agents against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus species – Global Data, 2004–2006
  - Variable resistance patterns among tigecycline and 10 comparators against multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter from the T.E.S.T. Program
  - Evaluation of in vitro activity of tigecycline and ten comparators against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from 34 countries: TEST Program 2004–2006
  - Impact of different FDA and EU breakpoints on bacterial susceptibility patterns – Analysis of data from the T.E.S.T Program
  - Antibacterial activity of tigecycline against H. influenzae and S. pneumoniae (2004–06) Global Population – T.E.S.T. Program, 2006
  - Tigecycline Evaluation Surveillance Trial (T.E.S.T.) – United States in vitro antibacterial activity against selected species of Enterococcus spp.
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline against pathogens isolated from cerebrospinal fluid – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline and commonly-used antimicrobials against clinical isolates collected from 2004 to 2006 in Spain and Portugal
  - Patterns of susceptibility of Gram-negatives/positives isolated in the United Kingdom and Ireland
  - Tigecycline antibacterial activity in current (2004–2006) European population – An Age Population Analysis – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline against common pathogens – Eastern European Data – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - Tigecycline antibacterial activity in current (2004–2006) global population – A Gender Population Analysis – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline in an outpatient vs. inpatient Western European population
  - Antimicrobial susceptibility of 2,254 isolates from different body sites: Tigecycline Evaluation Surveillance Trial (TEST) in South America, 2004–2006
  - A survey of multi-drug resistance clinical pathogens in Turkey – T.E.S.T. Program, 2006
  - Comparison of in vitro activity of tigecycline against pathogens from intensive care patients in Europe – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - Antimicrobial susceptibility of 2,537 bacteraemia causative pathogens: Tigecycline Evaluation Surveillance Trial (TEST) in Europe, 2004–2006
  - Changes in United States regional variations in penicillin-resistant rates of Streptococcus pneumoniae, 1999 to 2006
Badami N. - Do enterotoxins and toxic shock syndrome toxin-1 of Staphylococcus aureus contribute in the pathogenesis of septic arthritis?
Badawi H. - Bladder carcinogenesis via viral infection
Badawy A. - Bladder carcinogenesis via viral infection
Badawy E. - Detection of Panton-Valentine leucocidin gene in some clinical isolates of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: relation to virulence
Baddour L. - Permanent pacemaker and implantable cardioverter-defibrillator-related infective endocarditis
Baddour L.M. - Propionibacterium acnes endocarditis
Badía V. - Relationship between the C3435T and G2677A/T single nucleotide polymorphisms of the P-glycoprotein in the mdr-1 gene and efavirenz plasma concentration in patients with HIV infection
Badura A. - Antibiotic resistance of community-acquired urinary tract infections in south-east Austria. Emergence of E. coli producing extended-spectrum b-lactamase
  - Community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Austria: prevalence and clinical features
Baek J.Y. - Comparison of enterotoxin genes in Staphylococcus aureus from nasal carriage and bacteraemia
Baek B-K. - Human brucellosis as an emerging disease in Korea
Báez-Villaseñor J. - Antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of inducible Enterobacteriaceae isolated from intraabdominal infections in Europe: results from SMART 2005
  - Affect of length of hospitalisation on susceptibility patterns of Gram-negative bacilli isolated from intra-abdominal infections: SMART 2005
  - Worldwide antimicrobial susceptibility patterns among E. coli isolated from intra-abdominal infections (IAI): results from SMART 2005
Bagattini M. - Epidemiology and mechanism of resistance of an outbreak of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii at in a Lebanese hospital
Baghaei P. - Treatment outcome of tuberculosis patients diagnosed with human immunodeficiency virus infection in Iran
Baghai K. - Distribution of Ure C, cagA and vacA genes in Helicobacter pylori isolated from patients with gastroduodenal disease in Tehran, Iran
Bagheri R. - Phylogenetic, clinical and virological features of hepatitis B virus among Iranian HBsAg carriers
Bagnall M. - Effect of multiple passages of S. typhimurium in the presence of disinfectants on susceptibility to antimicrobials, on persistence in the one-day-old chick model and efflux systems
Bahar B. - Diagnostic relevance of interleukin-6 and tumour necrosis factor alpha in discriminating high-risk and low-risk groups in febrile
Bahman T. - Extraction, purification and detoxification of Brucella abortus lipopolysaccharide and biological activity evaluation
Bahramali G. - High expression of HCV core protein: a comparative study on effect of 6xHis-tag location (N- versus C-terminal) and purification method for various properties
  - Phylogenetic, clinical and virological features of hepatitis B virus among Iranian HBsAg carriers
Bahri F. - Extrapulmonary tuberculosis in central Tunisia: a review of 114 cases
Bahrmand A. - Diagnosis of mycobacterium infection by TB-rapid-antigen-test in patients from Belarus
Bahrmand A.R. - Frequency of mutations in rpoB and katG gene of rifampicine and isoniazid-resistant strains isolated from primary and secondary tuberculosis infection in Iran
Baier M. - CMV monitoring of transplant patients – a ten-year experience
Bains H. - Preliminary feasibility study of MIC results obtained with Staphylococcus aureus and cefoxitin using an Investigational Use Only MicroScan Dried Overnight Panel
Bairaktari E. - Alterations of serum lipoproteins in patients with acute brucellosis
Baj A. - Persistence of the poliovirus genome in the cerebrospinal fluid of patients affected by post-polio syndrome
  - Hepatitis C virus genotyping: correlation between real-time PCR and probe hybridisation assays
Bajaj-Elliott M. - Activity of human b-defensin 3 against metallo-b-lactamase-producing Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains
Bajaksouzian S. - Ceftobiprole activity and resistance patterns in staphylococcal isolates from a recent complicated skin and skin structure infection study
Bajolet O. - Multidrug-resistant bacteria surveillance, France, 2002–2005
Baka S. - Isolation of Cryptococcus humicolus from an immunocompromised HIV-negative patient
  - Time to positivity of BACTEC blood culture bottles
Bakakos P. - The impact of insulin therapy on inflammatory markers in critically ill patients with sepsis
  - Serum procalcitonin and organ failure in critically ill patients with sepsis
Bakaletz L.O. - The role of bacterial biofilms in chronic and recurrent otitis media
Bakhiet S. - Leishmania major induces secretion of inflammatory cytokines and chemokines by keratinocytes via a TLR2 pathway
Bakhshi B. - Diversity in the content and arrangement of CTX genetic element among toxigenic Vibrio cholerae strains isolated during 2004–2006 in Iran
Bakici M. - Cutaneous anthrax in a teaching hospital, Turkey: a review of 39 cases
Bakir M. - Cutaneous anthrax in a teaching hospital, Turkey: a review of 39 cases
  - Comparison of oral ribavirin treatment in Crimean–Congo haemorrhagic fever: a historical cohort study in Turkey
Bakkers J. - A pseudo-outbreak of a Citrobacter with an extended-spectrum b-lactamase in a haemato-oncology ward
Bakola D. - Antimicrobial activity of tigecycline and daptomycin against Gram-positive cocci: a multicentre study in Greek hospitals
Bal C. - Molecular characterisation of Salmonella typhimurium and Salmonella enteritidis by plasmid analysis and pulsed-field gel electrophoresis
Balaban N. - Resistance of Streptococcus pneumoniae to widely used antibiotics in a training hospital in Ankara, Turkey
Balamongkhon B. - Implementation of chlorhexidine gluconate for central venous catheter site care at a Bangkok hospital, Thailand
Balbinot A. - Incidence of double positive amplifications from immunocompetent patients screened for active human herpesvirus replication
Baldassarri L. - Effect of antibiotics at subMIC concentration on biofilm formation by Streptococcus pyogenes
Balejová M. - Helcococcus kunzii isolation from prosthetic joint infection
Baleriola C. - Epidemiology and diagnosis of epidemic and avian influenza in Australia
Baliasau U.A. - Characteristics of DNA condition from male generative cells under doxycycline and macrolides
Balik I. - Hypercalcaemia associated with chronic viral hepatitis C
Balis D. - QT/QTc assessment of ceftobiprole in a single-dose study
  - Pharmacokinetics of ceftobiprole following single and multiple intravenous infusions administered to healthy subjects
Ballesta S. - Penetration and activity of fosfomycin, ciprofloxacin, amoxicillin plus clavulanic acid and cotrimoxazol in Escherichia coli and Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilms
Balmelli C. - Clostridium difficile in Europe: results of the 2005 European-wide survey
Balmer P. - Serum bactericidal antibody titres against serogroup C meningococci in Turkish children: serological basis of the need for conjugated meningococcal vaccine
  - Endemic serogroup W135 meningococcal meningitis possibly originated from 2000 and 2001 Hajj epidemics: a prospective study for the aetiology of childhood acute bacterial meningitis in Turkey
Balode A. - Clonal spread of Staphylococcus aureus among soldiers in Latvian contingent in Iraq
  - Association between antibiotic use and incidence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in general intensive care unit
Balogh B. - Characterisation of PER-1 extended-spectrum b-lactamase producing P. aeruginosa clinical isolates from Hungary and Serbia
Balotescu C. - Virulence, pathogenicity, antibiotic resistance and plasmid profile of Escherichia coli strains isolated from drinking and recreational waters
  - Investigation of the antimicrobial activity of different antibiotics on monospecific biofilms developed in vitro by microbial strains isolated from cardiovascular devices associated infections
  - Mechanisms of resistance in multiple-antibiotic-resistant Escherichia coli strains isolated from drinking and recreational, salmaster waters
  - Detection, quantifiation and investigation of virulence potential of dental-plaque formers by optic and scanning electron microscopy and microbiological assessment tools
  - Extended-spectrum b-lactamases and plasmid-mediated AmpC enzymes among Enterobactercloacae strains isolated from cardiovascular prosthetic devices associated infections
  - Genetic characterisation of highly prevalent MBLs and OXA carbapenemases in multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii strains in a Romanian hospital
Balzaretti M. - Dissemination of a CMY-16 producing clone of P. mirabilis in long-term care and rehabilitation facilities of northern Italy
  - Detection of CTX-M-14 b-lactamase in Escherichia coli from a long-term care and rehabilitation facility in northern Italy
Bamdad T. - Clustered epitopes within the Gag-env HIV-1 fusion proteins DNA vaccine enhance immune responses in mice
Banaszkiewicz A. - Survey of Clostridium difficile infection and faecal lactoferrin in Polish paediatric patients with inflammatory bowel disease
Bancescu G. - Beta-lactamase production and antibiotic susceptibility testing of anaerobic Gram-negative bacilli isolated from oral and maxillofacial infections
Bancescu A. - Beta-lactamase production and antibiotic susceptibility testing of anaerobic Gram-negative bacilli isolated from oral and maxillofacial infections
Bandettini R. - In vitro synergism between rokitamycin and cotrimoxazole against S. pyogenes and S. pneumoniae
Banerjee A. - Execution of macrophage apoptosis by PE_PGRS33 of Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Banevicius M. - Comparative dose studies of API-1252 and linezolid against hospital-acquired and community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a murine thigh model
Banifazl M. - Frequency of proteinuria among HIV-infected patients
  - Risk factors for human brucellosis in Iran: a case–control study
Baños V. - Simpler criteria to assess mortality in patients with community-acquired pneumonia
  - The hospital admission decision for patients with community-acquired pneumonia; factors in low-risk PORT-score categories associated with hospitalisation: would low risk for death have applied in case of outpatients care?
Banu O. - Genetic characterisation of highly prevalent MBLs and OXA carbapenemases in multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii strains in a Romanian hospital
  - Extended-spectrum b-lactamases and plasmid-mediated AmpC enzymes among Enterobactercloacae strains isolated from cardiovascular prosthetic devices associated infections
  - Investigation of the antimicrobial activity of different antibiotics on monospecific biofilms developed in vitro by microbial strains isolated from cardiovascular devices associated infections
Baquero F. - The fate of antibiotic resistance genes in cooked meat
Baquero M. - Traveller diarrhoea. Aetiological study in a tropical medicine unit
Baquero F. - Prevention of Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilm formation with antibiotics used in cystic fibrosis patients during early broncopulmonary colonisation
  - Evaluation by molecular tools of Brucella persistence in soil
  - Assessment of cefoxitin MICs with the BD Phoenix® system to detect methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates
  - ESBL-producing Enterobacteriaceae from non-human sources (poultry and swine) in Portugal
  - Learning from mistakes: Taq-polymerase contaminated with b-lactamase sequences provides false findings of Streptococcus pneumoniae containing TEM
  - Molecular characterisation of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus isolates in clinical samples from Chile
  - International dissemination of extended-spectrum b-lactamase TEM-24 among Enterobacteriaceae species is caused by spread of both epidemic IncA/C2 plasmid and strains
  - Natural variation within Staphylococcus aureus populations determines concentration and time-dependent phenotypic daptomycin resistance
  - Ceftazidime resistance evolution in ESBLs belonging to CTX-M-1 cluster (CTX-M-1, CTX-M-3, CTX-M-10) in a hypermutator background
  - Marked tigecycline and colistin synergistic bactericidal effect against a nosocomial epidemic carbapenemase (VIM-1) producing Klebsiella pneumoniae clone
  - Genetic diversity of SHV-12 producing isolates from the community and nosocomial settings (Madrid, Spain)
Baquero M. - Prevalence of antibodies to Trypanosoma cruzi in Latin American immigrants in Spain
Baquero F. - Trends in bacteraemia due to Pseudomonas aeruginosa: comparison between oncohaematologic and non-oncohaematologic patients
  - Population structure of Spanish mef-PCR positive Streptococcus pneumoniae clinical isolates
  - Prevalence of faecal carriage of metallo-b-lactamase producing Enterobacteriaceae in a Spanish hospital
  - Antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of inducible Enterobacteriaceae isolated from intraabdominal infections in Europe: results from SMART 2005
  - Worldwide antimicrobial susceptibility patterns among E. coli isolated from intra-abdominal infections (IAI): results from SMART 2005
  - Single-step selection of double mutations leading to high antibiotic-resistance in hyper-mutable Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Baquzanashvili K.H. - Features of clinical course of measles in outbreak
Bär W. - Panchlamydia PCR for detection and identification of Chlamydia trachomatis, Chlamydophila pneumoniae, and Chlamydophilia psittaci by LightCycler PCR
Baraniak A. - Prevalence and molecular epidemiology of CTX-M b-lactamases in Croatia
Baranov A. - Comparison of quality of drug susceptibility testing of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by absolute concentration method and BACTEC 460
Baranova E. - New enzyme immunoassay ``DS-EIA-HIV-AG-SCREEN'' for early diagnostics of HIV infection
Barbagallo I. - Effect of Berberis aetnensis C. Presl extract on tissue transglutaminase expression in primary astroglial cell cultures exposed to glutamate
Barbanti F. - Fluoroquinolone resistance in Clostridium difficile Italian clinical isolates
Barbar S. - Strongyloidiasis hyperinfection: diagnosis problems and management in an intensive care unit
Barben J. - Concomitant administration of Zostavax® and influenza vaccine in adults ≥50 years old
Barberan J. - Predictive risk factors for amputation in diabetic fetid foot infections
  - Initial hospital management at emergency departments of community-acquired pneumonia in Spain
Barbier M. - EF-Tu, a novel phosphorylcholine-containing protein involved in the interaction of chronic infectious Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates with the airway epithelial cells
Barbosa J. - Optimisation of a flow cytometry protocol for detection of Cryptosporidium parvum in hospital tap water and human stools
Barbut F. - Emergence of PCR-ribotype 027 Clostridium difficile-associated disease, Northern France, 2006
  - Clostridium difficile in Europe: results of the 2005 European-wide survey
Barcenas-Morales G. - Pertactin evaluation as immunogen in murine model
Barchitta M. - Epidemiologic surveillance of nosocomial infections in the intensive care unit: role of risk factors, emerging pathogens and cross-transmission
  - Role of exposure to HPV infection and genetic susceptibility for cervical neoplasia in Italy
Bardon J. - First report of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strain of animal provenience in the Czech Republic
Barekzai J. - Epidemiology of MRSA colonisation in a university hospital and a cardiosurgical hospital in Hessen, Germany
Barelle C.J. - Development of recombinant antibody therapeutics for the treatment of bacterial infections
Barghi R.Gh. - Tuberculosis case finding and treatment in the central prison of Qazvin province
Barhameen A. - Use of FTA paper and PCR for detection of bacterial DNA in clinical swabs
Barile M. - Molecular diagnostics of noroviruses detected in Apulia, Italy
Baris S. - Questionnaire results of a survey on health workers' knowledge and attitudes to nosocomial infections
Barker R. - Tolevamer, a novel toxin-binding polymer, neutralises the large clostridial toxins from the B1/027 epidemic strain of Clostridium difficile
Barkhordari F. - Phylogenetic, clinical and virological features of hepatitis B virus among Iranian HBsAg carriers
Barkhordary F. - Clustered epitopes within the Gag-env HIV-1 fusion proteins DNA vaccine enhance immune responses in mice
Barlow G. - Is empiric broad-spectrum therapy always necessary in severe community-acquired pneumonia?
  - CURB65 may predict 30-day mortality in patients with bacteraemia
  - Duration of exposure to a case of smear positive tuberculosis and rates of positive whole-blood interferon gamma test and tuberculin skin testing
Barmaki N. - Clinical significance and frequency of Blastocystis hominis infection in primary school children in Ardabil, Iran (2003)
Barmina G. - New emerging human infection caused by Bartonella vinsonii ssp. arupensis in Russia
Barnass S. - Who's carrying MRSA? Prevalence of MRSA amongst staff at a district general hospital and associated risk factors
  - Do antibiotic ward rounds improve antibiotic prescribing?
Barreiro P. - Assessment of liver cirrhosis by elastography in HCV/HIV co-infected patients
Barrett L. - Pandemic flu preparedness – role of antibiotics
Barriere S.L. - Activity of telavancin against Staphylococcus aureus isolates carrying the Panton-Valentine leukocidin gene in the ATLAS studies
Barriere S. - Penetration of telavancin into pulmonary epithelial lining fluid and alveolar macrophages
Barriere for the ATLAS Study Group S.L. - The ATLAS studies: double-blind, randomised, active controlled, multinational Phase 3 trials comparing telavancin with vancomycin for the treatment of complicated skin and skin structure infections
  - ATLAS 2: a double-blind, randomised, active controlled, multinational Phase 3 study comparing telavancin with vancomycin for the treatment of patients with complicated skin and skin structure infections
  - Baseline characteristics of patients, with or without MRSA, in two double-blind, randomised, multinational, Phase 3 studies comparing telavancin with vancomycin for the treatment of complicated skin and skin structure infections
  - ATLAS 1: the first Phase 3 study evaluating the new lipoglycopeptide, telavancin, for the treatment of patients with complicated skin and skin structure infections
Barrios A. - Characterisation of an E. coli strain producer of metallo-b-lactamase in a paediatric hospital
Barron I. - Candida blood stream infection in paediatric haematology oncology patients at a Saudi Arabian hospital and research centre
Barron M. - The evaluation of a fluoroquinolone restriction policy at a university teaching hospital
Barros R.M. - Rapid variations in the macrolide resistance frequency, phenotypes and clones of group A streptococci from pharyngeal colonisation and infections, 2000 to 2006
Barroso S. - Host susceptibility to accute community-acquired bacterial meningitis: multicentre study of genetic markers
Barroso P. - Three years of universal molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis in Almeria (Spain), a setting with a high proportion of TB in immigrants
Barry T. - Development and validation of a real-time PCR assay for the detection of group B Streptococcus in pregnant women
  - Demonstration of the application of the tmRNA transcript of the bacterial ssrA gene as a molecular diagnostic target using a combination of NASBA and BiaCore technologies
Bartalesi F. - Increasing resistance to quinolones and expanded-spectrum cephalosporins in commensal Escherichia coli from children living in urban areas of Latin America: a report from the ANTRES research project
Bartel M. - Detection of resistance to linezolid in Enterococcus spp. by fluorescence in situ hybridisation using locked nucleic acid probes
  - Evaluation of the Merlin MICRONAUT system for rapid direct susceptibility testing of Gram-positive cocci and Gram-negative bacilli from positive blood cultures
  - Evaluation of fluorescence in situ hybridisation for the identification of clinically relevant Candida species
Bartkovjak M. - Point prevalence study of the spectrum of infectious diseases and antimicrobial drugs use in homogeneous slum population of Mukuru in Nairobi
  - Spectrum of gastrointestinal infections among 420 cases in population without regular access to drinking water in Kenya
Bartlett J.G. - In vitro activity against Staphylococcus aureus, including MRSA, of soluble copper silicate, a new topical antimicrobial
Bartoletti R. - IL-8 and anti-Chlamydia trachomatis specific mucosal IGA as the best marker of Chlamydia trachomatis chronic prostatitis
Bartolini L. - Mixed infection of the lower limb caused by rare bacterial and fungal pathogens in a patient with multiple traumatic injuries
Bartoloni A. - Surveillance of antimicrobial resistance in developing countries: methods and strategies
  - Increasing resistance to quinolones and expanded-spectrum cephalosporins in commensal Escherichia coli from children living in urban areas of Latin America: a report from the ANTRES research project
Bartolozzi P. - PK-PD parameters ratio of antibiotics released from antibiotic-loaded spacers in drainage fluids
Barton R. - Identification of dermatophytes by using in-house databases of sequences of the ribosomal DNA internal transcribed spacers
Barton M. - Class 1 integron mediates antibiotic resistance in Aeromonas spp. from rainbow trout farms in Australia
  - Do enterotoxins and toxic shock syndrome toxin-1 of Staphylococcus aureus contribute in the pathogenesis of septic arthritis?
  - Essential oil composition and antibacterial effects of Ziziphora clinopodioides
Bartoszewicz M. - Analysis of the effect of selected antiseptics and antibiotics on the survival of planktonic celles and biofilm cells
  - Presence of STa, STb and LT enterotoxin genes in Klebsiella strains isolated in different hospitals from gastrointestinal tracts
Baruah J. - CURB65 may predict 30-day mortality in patients with bacteraemia
Barzon L. - Detection of polyomaviruses and herperviruses in human adrenal tumours
  - Viral infection is responsible for acute renal dysfunction and chronic allograft lesions in paediatric renal-transplant recipients: a prospective study
Basaras M. - Changing of hepatitis C virus genotypes patterns in HIV-positive and -negative patients in Northern Spain
Bashkirov V. - New emerging human infection caused by Bartonella vinsonii ssp. arupensis in Russia
Basic H. - Identification of Helicobacter pylori in gastric biopsy and resection specimens
Bassani A. - Hepatitis C virus genotyping: correlation between real-time PCR and probe hybridisation assays
Bassaris H. - The effect of variceal bleeding on T-cell subsets in patients with cirrhosis
Bassetti M. - Therapeutical aspects and predictors of outcome for HIV/HCV co-infected patients treated with pegylated interferon plus ribavirin. Survey in an Italian university hospital
Bassoulis D. - Comparison of Gen-Probe A-MTD test and GenoType Mycobacteria Direct 3.0 test in detecting Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex and four nontuberculous mycobacteria in clinical samples
  - Molecular methodologies in identifing mycobacteria isolates and detecting Mycobacteria spp. directly in clinical samples
Bastianini L. - Preliminary evaluation of a PCR protocol to directly detect Streptococcus equi ssp. zooepidemicus in equine specimens
Bastug A. - Clinical and laboratory features of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever: predictors of fatality
  - Enteric fever due to Brucella melitensis: a case report
Basu J. - Characterisation of polyphosphate kinase 1 of mycobacteria and its role in persistence
  - Execution of macrophage apoptosis by PE_PGRS33 of Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Basu S. - Execution of macrophage apoptosis by PE_PGRS33 of Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Basustaoglu A.C. - Nosocomial outbreak of Sphingomonas paucimobilis bacteraemia in an oncology and haematology unit
Batista N. - Evaluation the cefoxitin 30 mG disk diffusion method for detection of methicillin-resistance in selected Staphylococcus aureus isolates
Battail-Poirot N. - Performance evaluation of VIDIA HIV DUO, a new automated immunoassay test for the qualitative HIV antigen/antibodies detection in serum and plasma human samples
Baudoux P. - Extracellular and intracellular activities of quinupristin-dalfopristin (Synercid) against Staphylococcus aureus, with different resistant phenotypes (MSSA, MRSA, VISA)
Bauernfeind A. - New VIM-2-like metallo-b-lactamases in Pseudomonas aeruginosa from Germany and Bulgaria
  - High rate of extended-spectrum b-lactamases among Enterobacteriaceae blood-culture isolates from Bulgarian hospitals
  - Countrywide spread of CTX-M-3 and CTX-M-15 extended-spectrum b-lactamases among Enterobacteriaceae in Bulgaria
Baumann-Wilschke I. - Proinflammatory effects of erythromycin, clarithromycin and azithromycin on human endothelial cells in vitro
Bauraing C. - Imported cases of carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii producing OXA-23 carbapenemase in Belgium: characterisation and unusual loss of resistance
  - Prevalence of extended-spectrum b-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriacae isolates at two Belgian hospitals: a descriptive study
  - Screening of ampC b-lactamases producing Escherichia coli in stool samples
Bavarese R. - Molecular diagnostics of noroviruses detected in Apulia, Italy
Bavbek N. - Correlation of C-reactive protein to complications and outcome during the intensive care unit course of sepsis patients
Bayindir Y. - The evaluation of 23 anthrax patients: dilemmas in diagnosis and our experiences from 2004 to 2006
Baykam N. - Screening for MRSA at hospital admission in Turkey
Bayraktar M. - The evaluation of 23 anthrax patients: dilemmas in diagnosis and our experiences from 2004 to 2006
Bayraktar Saral O. - The aetiological agents in adult patients with community-acquired lower respiratory tract infections in Turkey
Baysoy G. - Coxiella burnetii seroprevalence in the rural part of Bolu, a city located in the western Black Sea region of Turkey
Bazargan M. - Essential oil composition and antibacterial effects of Ziziphora clinopodioides
  - Do enterotoxins and toxic shock syndrome toxin-1 of Staphylococcus aureus contribute in the pathogenesis of septic arthritis?
Bazhukova T. - Clinical urinary tract isolates of Enterobacteriaceae in the Arkhangelsk region, Russian Federation: antimicrobial resistance profiles and characterisation of ESBL-strains
Beadsworth M.B.J. - The prevalence of Clostridium difficile toxin as a cause of acute or chronic diarrhoea in a high HIV prevalence population in sub-Saharan Africa
  - No evidence for hypoadrenalism as a cause of early mortality in a high HIV/TB prevalence population starting anti-tuberculosis treatment in Malawi
  - Community-acquired pneumonia: doctors do not follow guidelines
Beall B. - Molecular epidemiology of bacteriophages in group A streptococcal strains belonging to serotype M49
Bean D. - Activity of tigecycline versus carbapenem-resistant strains of Acinetobacter spp.
Beavers-May T. - Critical assessment of P. aeruginosa susceptibility testing results for six b-lactams using the BD Phoenix system
Bebrone C. - Mercapto-phosphonate compounds as broad-spectrum inhibitors of the metallo-b-lactamases
Bechini A. - Increasing resistance to quinolones and expanded-spectrum cephalosporins in commensal Escherichia coli from children living in urban areas of Latin America: a report from the ANTRES research project
Becker K. - Comparison of two automated systems (WalkAway and VITEK 2) for identification of Gram-negative bacteria
Becker A. - Streptobacillus moniliformis endocarditis diagnosed by 16S rRNA gene PCR and direct sequencing applied to a resected heart valve
Becker W. - The Scedosporium/Pseudallescheria Database and Culture Collection
Becker K. - Capsular and surface polysaccharide serotypes of methicillin-susceptible and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains currently circulating in Germany
  - Assessing the in vitro activity of daptomycin against well-characterised methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains representing different spa types
Becker W. - A comparative study for the determination of IgG avidity during a toxoplasmosis infection in pregnancy
Becker C. - Low prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus with reduced susceptibility to glycopeptides in two West German hospitals
Becker K. - Parallel- and cross-resistance of the azoles fluconazole, itraconazole, kezoconazole, voriconazole, and of fluconazole to clinical yeast isolates
Becker-Boost E. - Low prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus with reduced susceptibility to glycopeptides in two West German hospitals
Bedenic B. - Primary and secondary resistance of Helicobacter pylori to metronidazole and azithromycin in the northern part of Croatia
  - Escherichia coli virulence factors in chronic bacterial prostatitis
  - Prevalence and molecular epidemiology of CTX-M b-lactamases in Croatia
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Bedini A. - Bloodstream infections complicating orthotopic liver transplant: comparison between the recipients from cadaver and living donors
Beeching N.J. - The prevalence of Clostridium difficile toxin as a cause of acute or chronic diarrhoea in a high HIV prevalence population in sub-Saharan Africa
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Beer J. - Pathogenicity of viridans streptococci in three murine in vivo models
Beerthuizen G.I.J.M. - Elimination of Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriage in healthcare workers of a burn centre: effect on incidence of S. aureus of burn wound colonisation
Beggs C.B. - Evaluation of a new ultra-rapid hand drier in relation to hand hygiene
Begolli L. - Seroprevalence of HIV, hepatitis B and hepatitis C among intravenous drug users, men who have sex with men and commercial sex workers in Kosova
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Behjati M. - Susceptibility pattern of Escherichia coli associated urinary tract infection: a comparison between spinal cord and nosocomial induced UTIs
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Behrendt J. - Nosocomial meningitis in the NICU population: perinatal risk factors, aetiology and outcome
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Behrens E. - Antimicrobial effect of antibacterial essential oils and three common antiseptic products
Behrin C. - Prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus with reduced susceptibility to glycopeptides in Belgian hospitals: results of a multicentre survey
Behzad-Behbahani A. - Phylogenetic, clinical and virological features of hepatitis B virus among Iranian HBsAg carriers
Behzadian F. - In vitro replication of hepatitis D virus using a new construct containing a dimer of HDV genome
Behzadiyannejad Q. - Comparison among opsonic activity and serum bactericidal activity against Meningococci in rabbit sera from vaccines after immunisation with the Neisseria meningitidis serogroup A capsular polysaccharide-serogroup B outer membrane vesicle conjugate vaccine
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  - Evaluation of serum bactericidal activity specific for Neisseria meningitidis serogroup A and B: effect of immunisation with N. meningitidis serogroup A polysaccharide and serogroup B outer membrane vesicle conjugate as a bivalent vaccine candidate
Bekeredjian-Ding I.B. - Recognition of Staphylococcus aureus by plasmacytoid dendritic cells is species-specific but not related to alpha-toxin or protein A expression
Bekic D. - Correlation between colonisation and infection with antibiotic-resistant Gram-negative bacilli in the neonatal intensive care unit
Bekker L-G. - High-dose amphotericin B with flucytosine for the treatment of cryptococcal meningitis in HIV: a randomised study
Belak S. - Evaluation of the Merlin MICRONAUT system for rapid direct susceptibility testing of Gram-positive cocci and Gram-negative bacilli from positive blood cultures
Belaustegui I. - Invasive cryptococcosis associated with treatment with adalimumab, a tumour necrosis factor alpha-antagonist agent
Beld M.G.H.M. - Early prediction of response during high-dose interferon induction therapy in difficult-to-treat chronic hepatitis C patients
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Belesiotou E. - Molecular epidemiology of VIM-1 producing Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates
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Belet N. - Haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis associated with visceral leishmaniasis
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Belgaumi A. - Candida blood stream infection in paediatric haematology oncology patients at a Saudi Arabian hospital and research centre
Belkum van A. - Elimination of Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriage in healthcare workers of a burn centre: effect on incidence of S. aureus of burn wound colonisation
Bell J.M. - Moraxella catarrhalis susceptibility testing; development of a CLSI disc diffusion method
Bella F. - Risk factors for inadequate antimicrobial treatment in patients with bloodstream infection
Bellac C.L. - Assessment of tryptophan metabolism and cytokine profile in cerebrospinal fluid samples from patients with bacterial meningitis
Bellac C. - Profiling the acute inflammatory response to heat-killed menigococci and pneumococci in cerebrospinal fluid
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Bellen J. - Discrepant antimicrobial susceptibility data: an important quality tool for the microbiological laboratory?
Belley A. - Influence of polysorbate 80 on susceptibility of Gram-positive bacteria to oritavancin
Bellezreg F. - Extrapulmonary tuberculosis in central Tunisia: a review of 114 cases
Bellmann R. - Pharmakokinetics of voriconazole in an intensive care unit patient with liver cirrhosis
Bellmann-Weiler R. - Pharmakokinetics of voriconazole in an intensive care unit patient with liver cirrhosis
Beloborodov V. - Adequacy and efficacy of initial empiric antibiotic treatments in severe nosocomial infections in ICU departments: results of multicentre randomised study
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Beltrame A. - Therapeutical aspects and predictors of outcome for HIV/HCV co-infected patients treated with pegylated interferon plus ribavirin. Survey in an Italian university hospital
Beltrán C. - Immmune recovery in treatment-naïve patients under HAART according to baseline CD4 count: the Chilean AIDS Cohort (ChiAC) experience
Beltrand E. - Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus clones producing toxic shock syndrome toxin 1: first case of intrafamily transmission
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ben Jazia E. - Extrapulmonary tuberculosis in central Tunisia: a review of 114 cases
Benammar N. - A risk of tuberculosis persists in patients treated with anti TNF-a antagonist therapy despite prophylactic guidelines: identification of main risk factors
Benca J. - Clinical symptoms, treatment and outcome of Highlands malaria in Eldoret (2,400 m a.s.l.) and comparison to malaria in hyper-immune population in endemic region of South Sudan
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Bender C. - Evaluation of a rapid molecular dipstick assay for the direct detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in clinical specimens
Benea E. - Antimicrobial susceptibility of Streptococcus pneumoniae isolated from lower respiratory tract infections – Therapeutic consequences
Benes J. - Treatment outcomes in adult purulent meningitis: a specialised centre experience in the Czech Republic
Bengtsson S. - Fluoroquinolone resistance in nalidixic acid-resistant Escherichia coli
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Bengtsson B. - Antimicrobial resistance in Escherichia coli from pigs in relation to incidence of post-weaning diarrhoea and antimicrobial use
Benini A. - PK-PD parameters ratio of antibiotics released from antibiotic-loaded spacers in drainage fluids
Benitez J. - Burden of zoonotic diseases in Venezuela during 2004 and 2005
Benito N. - Comparison of different culture media and growth conditions for the recognition of Arcanobacterium haemolyticum
Benko R. - Changes in the catchment population – changes in the rate of penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae strains?
Bennett P.M. - The effect of antibiotic withdrawal on the incidence of antibiotic-resistant Campylobacter spp. in the pig gut
Bennett J. - Novel small-molecule inhibitors of gyrase B: antibacterial activity in vitro and in murine models of infection
Bennici E. - Evaluation of an automated sample preparation system (MDx) in combination with affigene CMV trender
Beno P. - Reversibility of antimicrobial resistance in respiratory isolates in HIV-positive Cambodian children after 36 months of HAART
Benoliel C. - Syphilis prevalence within a population of intravenous drug users in Lisbon, Portugal
Bensyl D. - An investigation of a cluster of parapoxvirus cases in Missouri, February–May 2006
Bentohami A.A. - Succesful control of Clostridium difficile type 027 outbreak by cohort isolation of infected patients
Benton B. - Telavancin inhibits peptidoglycan biosynthesis through preferential targeting of transglycosylation: evidence for a multivalent interaction between telavancin and lipid II
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  - Europe surveillance initiative profiling the anti-staphylococcal activity of telavancin by specimen source from 2004 to 2005
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Beran O. - Distinct Neisseria meningitidis isolates display different cytokine induction capacities in an ex vivo whole-blood model
Berenguer Torrijo N.R. - Mortality risk factors in patients admitted to an emergency unit with severe infection treated with imipenem
Berezin E. - Micafungin versus liposomal amphotericin B (AmBisome®) in paediatric patients with invasive candidiasis or candidaemia
Bereznyakov I. - Effectiveness and tolerability of amoxycillin and azithromycin in treatment of patients with mild-to-moderate community-acquired pneumonias in outpatient settings
Berger F. - Fatal viral opportunistic infections and Epstein-Barr virus positive large B-cell lymphoma after alemtuzumab treatment for a refractory Sezary syndrome
Berges T. - In vitro activity of essential oils and their major components against Candida albicans yeasts growing planktonically and as biofilms
Bergmann R. - Increased fibronectin levels in the cerebrospinal fluid of patients suffering from bacterial meningitis aggravate toll-like receptor induced inflammation in primary mouse microglial cells
Bergmans A.M.C. - Performance of the GeneXpert® system for detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus including the non-typeable clone from animal origin
Bergmans A. - Comparison of PCR-Reverse Line Blot analysis and traditional culture of dermatophytes in clinical samples
Bergomi E. - Monitoring severe sepsis and therapy
Bergs K. - Comparison of NucliSens easyMAG and Qiagen nucleic acid extraction using screening broths for the detection of MRSA
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Bergsjø B. - Antimicrobial resistance in Staphylococcus intermedius from dogs in Norway
Bergström J. - Evaluation of the VITEK® 2 system for testing of Gram-negative bacilli directly from BacT/Alert Fan blood cultures
Bergval I.L. - Development of a low-cost and robust assay for the screening of multiple genetic loci in Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Berhin C. - In vitro activity of temocillin and other antimicrobial agents against extended-spectrum-b-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae isolated from patients hospitalised in Belgian intensive care units
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Berisha L. - Seroprevalence of HIV, hepatitis B and hepatitis C among intravenous drug users, men who have sex with men and commercial sex workers in Kosova
  - Antimicrobial resistance of Mycoplasma hominis and Ureaplasma urealyticum among women with vaginal discharge
Berjeaud J. - In vitro activity of essential oils and their major components against Candida albicans yeasts growing planktonically and as biofilms
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Bernabeu S. - Explosive emergence of CTX-M-15 extended-spectrum b-lactamase in Enterobacteriaceae in Kuwait
Bernal S. - Comparison of real-time PCR and BDProbeTec ET system for rapid diagnosis of tuberculosis patients
Bernal J.A. - HIV-related morbidity in the HAART era
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Bernal-Martinez L. - In vitro susceptibility of clinical isolates of Cryptococcus gattii
Bernard F. - Liposomal amphotericin B standard dose in combination with caspofungin versus liposomal amphotericin B high dose regimen for the treatment of invasive aspergillosis in immunocompromised patients: randomised pilot study (Combistrat Trial)
Bernardini C. - Longitudinal evaluation of the prevalence of insulin resistance in a cohort of HIV vertically-infected children and adolescents
Bernardo F. - In vitro biofilm-forming ability and antimicrobial resistance of enterococci from intensive and extensive farming boilers
Bernards on behalf of the ONE Study group S. - Prevalence of ESBL in the Netherlands: the ONE study
Bernaschi P. - Rapid molecular detection of bacterial species and resistance determination in paediatric blood cultures
Bernatoniene G. - Features of norovirus and rotavirus infections in small children
Bernhardt H. - Growth inhibition of biofilm-associated Candida albicans by voriconazole in long-term continuous flow cultures
Bernhardt J. - Growth inhibition of biofilm-associated Candida albicans by voriconazole in long-term continuous flow cultures
Berntsen B. - Mycobacterium szulgai causes tuberculosis-like disease in Zambia
Berra D. - Reduction in the incidence of staphylococcal infections in hospital environment after the starting of the guideline of perioperative antibiotic prophylaxis. Confirmation of the decrease in 2006
Berrone A. - Hepatitis C virus genotyping: correlation between real-time PCR and probe hybridisation assays
Berta J. - Epidemiology and genetic features of CTX-M-15-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae epidemic clones in Hungary in 2005
Bertazzoni Minelli E. - PK-PD parameters ratio of antibiotics released from antibiotic-loaded spacers in drainage fluids
Bertini A. - INCF-replicon typing: a study on a widely spread group of plasmids carrying both virulence and resistance genetic determinants
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Bertrand X. - Relationship between antibiotic exposure and overproduction of MexXY efflux pump in Pseudomonas aeruginosa
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Bertuccio T. - Staphylococcus aureus in cystic fibrosis patients: Agr-alleles, resistance and virulence determinants
Bertz H. - Surveillance of nosocomial sepsis and pneumonia in patients with haematologic stem-cell transplantation: five years of `ONKO-KISS'
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Berzanskyte A. - Population approach to antibiotic use for children in Lithuania
Berzina S. - Antibiotic consumption in three hospitals, Latvia, 2005
Berzina L. - Bacterial colonisation of original synthesized biomaterials in in vivo examinations
Bes M. - Heteregeneous but higher adhesive properties of hospital-acquired MRSA Lyon clone isolates in comparison to MSSA isolates
  - Clinical and microbiological features of 55 cases of staphylococcal toxic shock syndrome in France
  - Global epidemiology of CA-MRSA
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Beshkov D. - First cases of infections caused by community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Bulgaria
Bestetti G. - PCR with universal primers targeting the small ribosomal RNA (16S rRNA) gene of bacteria as a diagnostic tool in 15 hospitalised patients with infectious diseases
Bettina A. - Clinical urinary tract isolates of Enterobacteriaceae in the Arkhangelsk region, Russian Federation: antimicrobial resistance profiles and characterisation of ESBL-strains
Betts R. - Efficacy of micafungin in patients with deep, invasive Candida infections
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  - An analysis of the efficacy of micafungin in Candida infections caused by non-albicansCandida species in phase III trials
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Beus A. - Diagnostic E. granulosus particles in hepatic cystis punctate
Beuselinck K. - Extended evalution of the NucliSens easyMAG sytem (BioMérieux) for automated extraction of microbiological DNA/RNA
Beutin L. - Detection and characterisation of ESBLs in German Escherichia coli, isolated from animal, foods, and human origin between 2001–2006
Bewley K. - Report of multicentre outbreak of Buffalopox virus infection in burn units, Karachi, Pakistan
Bexiga R. - Antimicrobial resistance patterns and genotypes of Streptococcus agalactiae and Streptococcus dysgalactiae ssp. dysgalactiae from bovine mastitis in Portuguese dairy farms
Beyersmann J. - Risk factor analysis of blood stream infection and pneumonia in neutropenic patients after peripheral blood stem-cell transplantation
Beyser K. - Low specificity of GenoType® MRSA Direct test when result interpretation is restricted to hybridisation of PCR products
Bhagoobhai L. - Comparison of antifungal susceptibility test methods for yeasts using broth microdilution, EtestTM and Fungitest
Bhan A. - Controlling costs in the intensive care unit: role of daily microbiology rounds
Bhatnagar A. - Rapid detection of rifampin resistance mutations in clinical isolates of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by Dot-Blot hybridisation assay
Bhattacharyya A. - Execution of macrophage apoptosis by PE_PGRS33 of Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Bhattarakosol P. - Presence of dengue virus genome in the bone marrow of asymptomatic adults in a dengue-hyperendemic country: implication for complicated dengue pathogenesis
Bialoszewski D. - Antimicrobial activity of ozonised water and 0.9% NaCl
Bianchi S. - Strategies for containment of biological risk in reclaiming a large urban area used as a waste pit by a serum and vaccine factory
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Biasi L. - Potential role of TDM in dosing protease inhibtors in HIV-HCV co-infected patients with or without cirrhosis
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Bica A. - Community-acquired Gram-positive sepsis
Bicanic T. - High-dose amphotericin B with flucytosine for the treatment of cryptococcal meningitis in HIV: a randomised study
Biedenbach D. - High-level multidrug-resistance among viridians group streptococci isolated from Turkey: report from the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program
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Biendo M. - Occurrence of AmpC chromosomally b-lactamase ACT-1 and extended spectrum b-lactamases type TEM, SHV and CTX-M in clinical isolates of Enterobacter cloacae
Biernacka K. - Molecular epidemiology and typing of CTX-M extended-spectrum
Biesma D.H. - Pathogen-related association of mannose-binding lectin deficiency with community-acquired pneumonia
Bigdeli M. - Evaluation of antibacterial activity and biofilm formation in Klebsiellapneumoniae in contact with essential oil and alcoholic extract of cumin seed (Cuminum cyminum)
Bigler S. - Evaluation of three media for the cryopreservation of peripheral blood mononuclear cells for ELISPOT
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Biglino A. - Primary muscle hydatidosis of the thigh in a pregnant woman
Bijsterveld T. - Uniformity of antibiotic prophylaxis in surgical procedures is associated with improvement of timing
Bilbao I. - Venous access ports. Prospective study to analyse use-related complications
Bille J. - Double locus sequence typing, a new fast and unambiguous typing method to study the epidemiology of MRSA at a regional level
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Billström H. - Occurrence of virulence determinants, antibiotic resistance in Swedish Enterococcus faecium blood-culture isolates during a six-year period
Bindseil A. - The MRSA point-prevalence: an important tool in the infection control programme
Binelli D. - Safety and pharmacokinetics of single-dose intravenous administration of PZ-601: a novel investigational carbapenem
Bin-Hussain I. - Candida blood stream infection in paediatric haematology oncology patients at a Saudi Arabian hospital and research centre
Binikos I.D. - Physician adherence to pneumonia guidelines regarding initial regimen choice
Bino S. - Epidemiological and clinical features of a hepatitis A outbreak among adults in Albania
Biondo C. - Outbreak of Corynebacterium striatum infection in an Italian general intensive care unit
Birkin J. - Attitudes, beliefs and knowledge concerning antibiotic use and self-medication: a comparative European study
Birnbaum D. - 10-year epidemiology of operated endocarditis patients at a tertiary university hospital in Germany – a preliminary analysis
Birrell K. - Comparative study of Copan Venturi Transystem and Medical Wire and Equipment Transwab microbiological swabs, using the roll-plate method
Birtles A. - Multi-locus sequence typing for surveillance of Campylobacter
Bishara J. - Appropriateness of antibiotic therapy on weekends vs weekdays
  - Effect of adequate empiric antibiotic therapy on survival of patients with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia
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  - Mortality of patients with antibiotic-associated diarrhoea – the impact of Clostridium difficile
  - Predicting Clostridium difficile toxin in hospitalised patients with antibiotic-associated diarrhoea
Bisignano B. - Inhibitory effect of Melaleuca alternifolia (tea tree oil) on influenza A/PR/8 virus replication
Bisiklis A. - Activity of human b-defensin 3 against metallo-b-lactamase-producing Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains
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Bissery A. - Delayed maturation of toxoplasma immunoglobulin G avidity in pregnant women: impact of spiramycin treatment and gestational age
Bistyák A. - Prevalence of thermotolerant Campylobacter species in broilers, eggs, chicken abattoir and human samples in a Hungarian county
Bizeva L. - First cases of infections caused by community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Bulgaria
Biziragusenyuka J. - A retrospective study of 230 consecutive patients hospitalised after transcontinental travel
Bjarnsholt T. - Virulence and biofilm formation of non-mucoid and mucoid Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains in cystic fibrosis: an animal study
Bjerklund Johansen T. - Nosocomial urinary tract infections in urology sections. Data from the PEP and PEAP-studies
Bjune G. - Comparison of quality of drug susceptibility testing of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by absolute concentration method and BACTEC 460
Blaas S. - Perception of adverse-effect risks and receipt of influenza vaccination among hospital personnel
Blackburn J. - Molecular diversity of Bacillus anthracis in Kazakhstan
Blaich A. - Surveillance of surgical site infections after ambulatory surgery
Blair I.S. - The rate of horizontal transmission of antibiotic resistant plasmids is increased in food preservation-stressed bacteria
Blanc D.S. - Double locus sequence typing, a new fast and unambiguous typing method to study the epidemiology of MRSA at a regional level
Blanc K. - Relationship between antibiotic exposure and overproduction of MexXY efflux pump in Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Blanc D.S. - Comparative genome hybridisation of epidemic and sporadic methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains did not reveal a specific genetic factor
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  - Genome variability of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus as revealed by comparative genome hybridisation with a multi-strain microarray
Blanc D. - Double digest selective label: a fast and discriminatory molecular typing technique for clinical isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Blanch J. - Doxycycline and streptomycin versus doxycycline alone in the treatment of human brucellosis
Blanckaert K. - Emergence of PCR-ribotype 027 Clostridium difficile-associated disease, Northern France, 2006
Blanco R. - Epidemiology of Haemophylus influenzae and meningococcal invasive diseases in a Spanish hospital (1987–2006)
Blanco S. - Evaluation of two new tests for the detection of Helicobacter pylori in stool specimens
Blanco R. - Genotype MTBDR assay for rapid detection of rifampin and isoniazid resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates
  - Utility and clinical impact on the reported aetiology of a urinary antigen-detection test for Streptococcus pneumoniae in community-acquired pneumonia at the emergency department
Blanco-Palenciano J. - Epidemiological study of infections caused by extended-spectrum b-lactamase producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella spp. in a tertiary care hospital in Badajoz, Spain (2003–2005)
  - Direct identification and susceptibility testing of staphylococci from positive BacTec blood cultures with WalkAway system
Blandino G. - Antimicrobial susceptibility of anaerobic and facultative aerobic bacteria isolated from pus specimens of orofacial infections and b-lactamase production
Blanes M. - Prospective, multicentre study of caspofungin for prophylaxis in high-risk liver transplantation
Blechova Z. - Implementation of national guidelines for good antibiotic policy of respiratory tract infection in hospitalised children with community-acquired pneumonia
Bleotu C. - Investigation of the antimicrobial activity of different antibiotics on monospecific biofilms developed in vitro by microbial strains isolated from cardiovascular devices associated infections
  - Virulence, pathogenicity, antibiotic resistance and plasmid profile of Escherichia coli strains isolated from drinking and recreational waters
Blessman D. - Management of pegylated interferon alpha and ribavirin induced neutropenia and thrombocytopenia in patients with chronic hepatitis C
Blijlevens N.M.A. - Detection of zygomycete-specific biological markers in BAL fluid of patients with suspected invasive fungal infection
  - Circulating Candida antibodies precede invasive candidiasis in patients with haematological malignancy
Bliziotis I. - Helicobacter pylori infection in symptomatic HIV-seropositive and seronegative patients: a case-control study
  - Do high doses of quinolones decrease the emergence of antibacterial resistance? A systematic review of data from comparative clinical trials
  - Temporal trends in the methodological quality of randomised controlled trials of antimicrobial agents
Block C. - Comparative study of group B Streptococcus differential agar versus LIM broth for detection and identification of Streptococcus agalactiae in pregnant women
  - Phenotypic versus genotypic identification of bacteria in the clinical microbiology laboratory: the possible impact on patient care
Blok H. - Trends in nosocomial bacteraemias: results from a university hospital in the Netherlands
Blondeau J.M. - Bactericidal activity of SS734, a novel fluoroquinolone, against pathogens associated with bacterial conjunctivitis
Blondeau J. - Determination of the minimum inhibitory concentration and mutant prevention concentration of tigeycline against clinical isolates of methicillin-susceptible and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Blondeau J.M. - In vitro activity of SS734, a novel fluoroquinolone, against pathogens associated with bacterial conjunctivitis
Blondeau J. - The killing of E. coli by tigecycline using the minimum inhibitory and mutant prevention drug concentration
  - Comparative minimum inhibitory concentration and mutant prevention concentration of azithromycin, cefuroxime, gemifloxacin, moxifloxacin and telithromycin against clinical isolates of Haemophilus influenzae
  - Determination of the minimum inhibitory and mutant prevention concentration of tigecycline against clinical isolates of E. coli and Klebsiella species
  - Determination of the minimum inhibitory and mutant prevention concentrations of moxifloxacin against clinical isolates of E. coli and Klebsiella spp.
  - Determination of the minimum inhibitory concentration and mutant prevention concentration (MPC) of tigecycline against clinical isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae; impact of media on MPC results
Boaventura L. - Prevalence and molecular epidemiology of CTX-M extended-spectrum b-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates in a Portuguese university hospital
Bobcheva S. - Touchdown PCR as a tool for improved detection of invasive candidosis
Bocanegra R. - Efficacy of voriconazole versus anidulafungin alone and in combination in a guinea pig model of invasive pulmonary aspergillosis
Böcher S. - In vitro evaluation of MRSA screening methods
Bociaga-Jasik M. - Clinical analysis of tuberculous meningitis cases hospitalised from 1993 to 2006
Bocian E. - Susceptibility of Candida spp. clinical isolates to antifungal drugs
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Bode L.G.M. - Evaluation of the 3M Rapid Detect Staph aureus: an in vitro diagnostic device for direct detection of Staphylococcus aureus nasal colonisation
Boden K. - CMV monitoring of transplant patients – a ten-year experience
Bodmer T. - Ex vivo profiling of cytokines/chemokines in patients with tuberculosis and latent tuberculosis infection
  - QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube is more reliable in smear-negative tuberculosis
  - Recommendations for the use of interferon-gamma assays for the diagnosis of tuberculous infection
  - Evaluation of three media for the cryopreservation of peripheral blood mononuclear cells for ELISPOT
  - The use of QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube to screen for tuberculosis infection in employees of a Swiss university hospital
Bodur H. - Resistance of Streptococcus pneumoniae to widely used antibiotics in a training hospital in Ankara, Turkey
  - Evaluation of reported percutaneous/mucocutaneous injuries in a tertiary care hospital
  - Comparison of oral ribavirin treatment in Crimean–Congo haemorrhagic fever: a historical cohort study in Turkey
  - Enteric fever due to Brucella melitensis: a case report
  - Clinical and laboratory features of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever: predictors of fatality
Boekhout T. - In vitro activity of isavuconazole (BAL4815/8557) compared with six other antifungal agents against 180 Cryptococcus neoformans meningitis isolates from the Netherlands
Boel A. - Emergence of Klebsiella pneumoniae with an AmpC and blaSHV-11 in a Belgian hospital
  - Real time PCR for monitoring herpes simplex virus load in tracheal aspirates of intensive care unit patients
  - Pitfalls in molecular detection of human respiratory syncitial virus
Boelaert F. - Food safety and monitoring of foodborne infections
Boëlle P.Y. - Transmission potential of Chikungunya fever in a two-wave epidemic in Reunion Island
Boeree M.J. - Larger scale transmission of and isoniazid-resistant/rifampicin intermediate-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis strain
Bogaers-Hofman D. - Strong association between ciprofloxacin use and ciprofloxacin resistance within a hospital
Bogaerts P. - Screening of ampC b-lactamases producing Escherichia coli in stool samples
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Bogdanova T. - Antimicrobial biodegradable composition based on high-molecular weight polyvinylpyrrolidone for the prophylaxis of experimental osteomyelitis
Bogner J.R. - Clinical and bacteriological efficacy of sequential intravenous to oral moxifloxacin in hospitalised patients with severe complicated skin and skin structure infections due to Enterobacteriaceae
Bogomolova T. - Mycotic peritonitis in Saint-Petersburg, Russia
Böhme A. - Prospective, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled phase III trial on voriconazole as primary antifungal prophylaxis during induction chemotherapy for acute myelogenous leukaemia
Bohne M.T. - Evaluation of cefoxitin disks to detect methicillin-resistant coagulase negative staphylococci
Bojkova K. - Antimicrobial resistance of clinical isolates Acinetobacter baumannii in a university hospital
Boldrin C. - Pharmacokinetics of atazanavir in HIV-HCV co-infected patients with or without cirrhosis
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Bolla C. - Primary muscle hydatidosis of the thigh in a pregnant woman
Bollani L. - IgG IgM Western Blot in early diagnosis of congenital toxoplasmosis
Bolton E. - Multi-locus sequence typing for surveillance of Campylobacter
Bomans P. - A pseudo-outbreak with Mycobacterium intracellulare
Bonadio M. - Catheter-associated urinary tract infections: distribution of uropathogens and patterns of antimicrobial resistance in an Italian hospital (2000–2006)
Bongiorni M. - Microbiological epidemiology of infections related to pace-makers and indwelling cardiac defibrillator
Bonnedahl J. - A comparison of antimicrobial susceptibility in non-clinical and clinical isolates of Escherichia coli
Bonnet F. - Causes of liver related death in HIV-infected patients in France: mortality 2005 Survey
Bont J. - Validation and optimisation of a prediction rule for hospitalisation or death from lower respiratory tract infections in elderly patients in primary care
Bonten M. - Evaluation of a rapid test panel, the API Strep 20, the BD Phoenix and VITEK 2 automated instruments, and Raman spectroscopy for species identification of Enterococci
Bonten M.J.M. - Trends in nosocomial bacteraemias: results from a university hospital in the Netherlands
Bonten M. - Nationwide increase of invasive ampicillin resistant Enterococcus faecium in the Netherlands
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Bonten M.J.M. - Performance of the GeneXpert® system for detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus including the non-typeable clone from animal origin
Boost M. - Risk factors for nasal carriage of Staphylococcus intermedius in dog owners and their pets
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Bordi L. - Cross-subtype immunity against avian influenza in humans recently vaccinated for the influenza season
Boreux R. - Evaluation of a new commercial real-time PCR for the detection of Aspergillus spp. in serum and respiratory samples
Borg M.A. - Ambulatory care self-medication with antibiotics within countries in the south-eastern Mediterranean region: results from the ARMed project
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  - Prevalence of multiple-resistant Escherichia coli strains in southern and eastern Mediterranean countries
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Borgdorff M. - VNTR typing as the next gold standard in the molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis
Borghi V. - Bloodstream infections complicating orthotopic liver transplant: comparison between the recipients from cadaver and living donors
Borgmann S. - Community rather than hospital factors promote increase of Clostridium difficile associated diseases in Northern Bavaria
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Borgonovi M. - The efficacy of ceftazidime combined with NXL104, a novel b-lactamase inhibitor, in a mouse model of kidney infections induced by b-lactamase producing Enterobacteriaceae
Borkowska M. - Mannan-binding lectin in neonates
Borok S. - Efficacy and safety of aminoglycoside monotherapy: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials
Borowiec D. - Characteristics of Staphylococcus aureus isolated from the respiratory tract of cystic fibrosis patients
Borrego M. - Chlamydia trachomatis genotypes and infection rates in Lisbon, 1991–2005
Borrow R. - Endemic serogroup W135 meningococcal meningitis possibly originated from 2000 and 2001 Hajj epidemics: a prospective study for the aetiology of childhood acute bacterial meningitis in Turkey
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Borsos S. - Determination of the minimum inhibitory concentration and mutant prevention concentration of tigeycline against clinical isolates of methicillin-susceptible and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
  - The killing of E. coli by tigecycline using the minimum inhibitory and mutant prevention drug concentration
  - Comparative minimum inhibitory concentration and mutant prevention concentration of azithromycin, cefuroxime, gemifloxacin, moxifloxacin and telithromycin against clinical isolates of Haemophilus influenzae
  - Determination of the minimum inhibitory and mutant prevention concentrations of moxifloxacin against clinical isolates of E. coli and Klebsiella spp.
  - Determination of the minimum inhibitory and mutant prevention concentration of tigecycline against clinical isolates of E. coli and Klebsiella species
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Borzouei B. - Primary tuberculosis of the breast mimicking breast cancer
Bosch M. - Meningitis caused by Candida spp. in a tertiary-care hospital: a 14-year review
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Bosch Alepuz M. - Multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in a surgical intensive care unit
Bose M. - Rapid detection of rifampin resistance mutations in clinical isolates of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by Dot-Blot hybridisation assay
Bosevska G. - Chlamydial infections of non-pregnant women in a gypsy population
Bo[scaron]njak Z. - Primary and secondary resistance of Helicobacter pylori to metronidazole and azithromycin in the northern part of Croatia
Bosse A. - Serological rapid test for discrimination between latent tuberculous infection and active tuberculosis
Bossi G. - Spontaneous virus clearance in perinatally HCV-infected children: is it a way to escape the risk of chronicisation?
Bosso J. - An evaluation of MicroScan WalkAway results for broad-spectrum b-lactams when testing Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Bot P. - A child with endocarditis due to Enterobacter cloacae responded to long-term antibiotic treatment without cardiac surgery
Botgros R. - Visceral leishmaniasis cases in Romania
Botros B.A. - HIV prevalence and risk behaviours among international truck drivers in Azerbaijan
Bouadma L. - Repeated lumbar puncture in patients with pneumococcal meningitis: practical or anxiolytic relevance?
Bouallegue O. - Outbreak of carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii isolates producing the carbapenem-hydrolysing oxacillinase OXA-97 (OXA-58-like) in a university hospital in Tunisia
Boubli L. - Efficacy of long-term co-trimoxazole in Q fever during pregnancy
Bouchara J.P. - Identification of dermatophytes by using in-house databases of sequences of the ribosomal DNA internal transcribed spacers
Boucher H. - Comparison of clinical outcomes in patients with Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia and endocarditis presenting with or without systemic inflammatory response syndrome
Bouchillon S. - Patterns of susceptibility of Gram-negatives/positives isolated in the United Kingdom and Ireland
  - Tigecycline Evaluation Surveillance Trial (T.E.S.T.) – United States in vitro antibacterial activity against selected species of Enterococcus spp.
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline against pathogens isolated from cerebrospinal fluid – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - Antibacterial activity of tigecycline against H. influenzae and S. pneumoniae (2004–06) Global Population – T.E.S.T. Program, 2006
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline and commonly-used antimicrobials against clinical isolates collected from 2004 to 2006 in Spain and Portugal
  - Variable resistance patterns among tigecycline and 10 comparators against multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter from the T.E.S.T. Program
  - Impact of different FDA and EU breakpoints on bacterial susceptibility patterns – Analysis of data from the T.E.S.T Program
  - Evaluation of in vitro activity of tigecycline and ten comparators against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from 34 countries: TEST Program 2004–2006
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline and 10 common therapeutic agents against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus species – Global Data, 2004–2006
  - Tigecycline in vitro activity against often difficult to treat European pathogens
  - Antimicrobial susceptibility of 2,254 isolates from different body sites: Tigecycline Evaluation Surveillance Trial (TEST) in South America, 2004–2006
  - A survey of multi-drug resistance clinical pathogens in Turkey – T.E.S.T. Program, 2006
  - Comparison of in vitro activity of tigecycline against pathogens from intensive care patients in Europe – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - Antimicrobial susceptibility of 2,537 bacteraemia causative pathogens: Tigecycline Evaluation Surveillance Trial (TEST) in Europe, 2004–2006
  - Changes in United States regional variations in penicillin-resistant rates of Streptococcus pneumoniae, 1999 to 2006
  - Tigecycline antibacterial activity in current (2004–2006) global population – A Gender Population Analysis – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline in an outpatient vs. inpatient Western European population
  - Tigecycline antibacterial activity in current (2004–2006) European population – An Age Population Analysis – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline against common pathogens – Eastern European Data – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
Boujaafar N. - Outbreak of carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii isolates producing the carbapenem-hydrolysing oxacillinase OXA-97 (OXA-58-like) in a university hospital in Tunisia
Boulestreau H. - Antimicrobial consumption and resistance in Staphylococcus aureus and Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates from 47 French hospitals
Bouloy M. - The situation of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever in the last years in Iran
Bouniort F. - A comparative study of the new Access® HBs Ag assay and the HBs Ag confirmatory assay from Beckman Coulter
  - Sensitivity studies of the new Access® HBs Ag and HBs Ag confirmatory assays from Beckman Coulter
  - Performance of an automated chemiluminescent assay for the detection of anti-hepatitis A virus IgM antibodies: Access® HAV IgM assay
  - Detection of hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) subtypes, genotypes, mutants and evaluation of potential hook effect using the new Access® HBsAg and confirmatory assays
  - Specificity studies of the new Access® HBs Ag and HBs Ag confirmatory assays from Beckman Coulter
Bourlière M. - Meta-analysis of blood scores for liver fibrosis in chronic hepatitis C
Bout H. - Repeated lumbar puncture in patients with pneumococcal meningitis: practical or anxiolytic relevance?
Bouvet A. - Risk factors for invasive group A streptococcal infections in Europe
Bouyer S. - Does Pseudomonas aeruginosa need free living amoebae in environment?
Bouza E. - Determination of the antifungal susceptibility of zygomycetes by the ETest and Sensititre YeastOne: a comparison with the CLSI M-38 A procedure
  - Empirical treatment of Candidaemia in intensive care units: fluconazole or broad-spectrum antifungal agents?
  - Is the determination of galactomannan in non-haematological patients helpful for the diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis? The value of determination in serum of patients with clinical isolation of aspergillus
  - Incidence and significance of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in ventilator-associated pneumonia: a prospective study
  - Present situation of antimicrobial resistance of Staphylococcus in Spain: Sixth Nationwide Prevalence Study and the in vitro activity of new antimicrobial agents
  - Clostridium difficile in Europe: results of the 2005 European-wide survey
  - Evaluation of partial 16S rRNA gene sequencing for identification of clinical isolates of non-tuberculous mycobacteria in a routine mycobacterial laboratory
  - Comparative in vitro activity of dalbavancin against clinical isolates of vanA, vanB, and vanC enterococci
  - Candida dubliniensis in a general hospital over an 8-year period
  - Emergence of linezolid-resistant Enterococcus faecalis in Spain and rapid characterisation by real-time PCR
  - Determination of the antifungal activity of itraconazole, voriconazole, posaconazole, amphotericin B and caspofungin against 45 clinical isolates of zygomycetes using the CLSI M-38A procedure
  - Molecular identification of Streptococcus bovis group isolates causing bacteraemia by sodA gene (superoxide dismutase gene) PCR and sequencing
  - Effect of the introduction of the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine on invasive disease produced by Streptococcus pneumoniae
Bowater R. - Evaluation of NAD+-dependent DNA ligase of mycobacteria as a potential target for antibiotics
Bowker K. - The activity of mecillinam vs Enterobacteriaceae resistant to 3rd-generation cephalosporins in Bristol, UK
Bowyer P. - Detection of fungi in hospital water supplies using molecular beacons
Boyanova L. - Species distribution in bloodstream isolates of Candida species in Bulgaria and their susceptibility to antifungal agents
  - Multicentre study of antifungal susceptibility patterns of yeast isolates and their species distributions in Bulgaria
Boye K. - Characterisation of an MRSA clone in Denmark similar to USA300 in PFGE pattern but with different properties: a potential pitfall when identifying USA300 isolates
Boye C.S. - Characterisation of virulence factors in Vibrio cholerae isolates from the recent cholera outbreak in Senegal (Sub-Saharan Africa)
Bozalan R. - An unusual presentation of acute brucellosis with thrombocytopenia and maculopapular rash
Bo[zcaron]anic V. - Respiratory tract isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae – susceptibility to antimicrobial agents in Slovenia, 2002 and 2004
Bozdogan O. - The effect of endocannabinoids on apoptosis in ''experimental sepsis model'' on mice
Bozic M. - Performance of a new molecular assay for detection and differentiation of Bordetella spp. DNA
Bozo I. - Rapid detection of multidrug-resistant and heteroresistant tuberculosis in one day using the new molecular-biological test Genotype MTBDRTM
Bozoglu F. - Phenotypic and genotypic characterisation of antimicrobial resistance in Turkish Salmonella infantis isolates from chicken and minced meat
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Bradshaw S. - Efficacy and safety of caspofungin in solid organ transplant recipients
Braham A. - Extrapulmonary tuberculosis in central Tunisia: a review of 114 cases
Brandenburg K. - Influence of newer fluoroquinolones on phagocytosis and killing of Candida albicans by human polymorphonuclear neutrophils
Brauers J. - Susceptibility of Gram-positive pathogens to daptomycin and other antimicrobial agents: first results from the DAPTOGERM Surveillance Study
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  - Comparative in vitro activity of tigecycline against ICU- and non-ICU isolates of five clinically important Gram-negative pathogens: results of the German T.E.S.T. Surveillance Programme 2005
  - Comparative in vitro activity of tigecycline against staphylococci and enterococci from patients on ICU- and non-ICU wards: results of the German T.E.S.T. Surveillance Program 2005
Braulke C. - Large scale spa-typing of Staphylococcus aureus: a reference centre's view
Braun H. - Improved performance of the automated toxoplasmosis IgG, IgM & IgG avidity assays on the Abbott ARCHITECT Instrument
Braun E. - First outbreak of carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae in an Israeli university hospital
Brauner A. - Characterisation of bacterial isolates colonising urinary tract catheters
Bravo D. - The fate of antibiotic resistance genes in cooked meat
Brazier J. - Survey of Clostridium difficile infection and faecal lactoferrin in Polish paediatric patients with inflammatory bowel disease
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Bréchot M.C. - Meta-analysis of blood scores for liver fibrosis in chronic hepatitis C
Brega C. - Evaluation of an automated sample preparation system (MDx) in combination with affigene CMV trender
Brehar-Cioflec D. - Antimicrobial resistance in strains isolated in 2005 by Romanian National Sentinel System for Nosocomial Infections Surveillance
Breilmann J-M. - Clinical and bacteriological efficacy of sequential intravenous to oral moxifloxacin in hospitalised patients with severe complicated skin and skin structure infections due to Enterobacteriaceae
Bremont S. - In vitro antibacterial activity of tigecycline against hospital isolates: comparison of two methods and proposal for zone diameter breakpoints in France: a multicentre study
Brenner R. - Pandemic flu preparedness – role of antibiotics
Brenner A. - Comparison of three chromogenic media for rapid detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from screening swabs in hospitalised patients
Breton-Laval O. - Performance evaluation of VIDIA HIV DUO, a new automated immunoassay test for the qualitative HIV antigen/antibodies detection in serum and plasma human samples
Breughelmans J. - MRSASelect applied on enrichment broths significantly increases the sensitivity of MRSA detection in screening samples
Breukink E. - Telavancin inhibits peptidoglycan biosynthesis through preferential targeting of transglycosylation: evidence for a multivalent interaction between telavancin and lipid II
Briand H. - Performance evaluation of VIDIA HIV DUO, a new automated immunoassay test for the qualitative HIV antigen/antibodies detection in serum and plasma human samples
Bridger D. - Mortality following invasive MRSA infection in England, 2004–5
Brigante G. - Activity of tigecycline against ESBL-producing enterobacteria spreading in Italy
Briggs S. - Inexpensive interventions can significantly reduce the number of unnecessary intravenous devices present in medical inpatients
Brilliantova A. - Clonal dissemination of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium isolates in two Russian centres over a 3-year period
  - Comparison of antibiotics susceptibility of different vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium clones
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Brion J. - Fatal viral opportunistic infections and Epstein-Barr virus positive large B-cell lymphoma after alemtuzumab treatment for a refractory Sezary syndrome
Brisse S. - Precise identification and phylogenetic relationships of major multi-resistant clones of Acinetobacter baumannii by multilocus sequence typing
Broadbent I.D. - Development of recombinant antibody therapeutics for the treatment of bacterial infections
Brochier L. - Is Echinococcus multilocularis increasing in prevalence in the Western European border line?
Brock I. - Clinical features of Clostridium difficile-associated disease and molecular characterisation of the isolated strains in a cohort of Danish hospitalised patients
Brockmann S. - Model-based pandemic influenza preparedness planning
Brodt H. - Comparison of clinical outcomes in patients with Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia and endocarditis presenting with or without systemic inflammatory response syndrome
Broekhuizen L. - Complaints of cough in patient older than 50 in general practice: an exacerbation of COPD
Bron D. - Usefulness of a general chemotherapy myelotoxicity score to predict febrile neutropenia in haematological cancers
Bronk M. - Molecular typing of clinical isolates of Escherichia coli by a new PCR MP method
Bronstein F. - Detection of total anti-hepatitis A antibodies by the Immulite® systems compared to Abbott HAVAB® EIA
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Bronsveld W. - Effectiveness of the antibiotic policy by bed-side consultation
Bronzwaer S. - Food safety and monitoring of foodborne infections
Brooker K. - Impact of hypochlorite disinfection on MRSA rates
Brookes R. - Using ELISPOT to expose false positive skin test conversion in tuberculosis contacts
Brooks A. - Itraconazole does not affect the pharmacokinetics of micafungin (FK463)
Broom J. - Ethanol lock therapy: preliminary trial results and future research agenda
Brosnikoff C. - Pilot evaluation of Innovotech bioFILM PA susceptibility test for clinical utility in the treatment of cystic fibrosis patients infected with Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Brossier F. - Evaluation of a new version of the ``RT-TB'' triplex real-time PCR assay for the rapid diagnosis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in clinical samples
Brouqui P. - Mediterranean spotted fever: a reemerging rickettsiosis? New trends in epidemiology, ecology and clinical presentation
Brouwer A. - High-dose amphotericin B with flucytosine for the treatment of cryptococcal meningitis in HIV: a randomised study
Brown N. - Baseline profile of RO4908463 (CS-023) against recent isolates of target Gram-negative pathogens exhibiting b-lactam-resistant phenotypes from Europe, 2003–2006
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Brown N.E. - Pilot evaluation of Innovotech bioFILM PA susceptibility test for clinical utility in the treatment of cystic fibrosis patients infected with Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Brown N.P. - Evaluation of isavuconazole (BAL8557/BAL4815) Etest compared to broth microdilution antifungal susceptibility testing against quality control strains and fluconazole-susceptible clinical Candida isolates
Brown N. - Analysis of tigecycline activity against Acinetobacter spp. and Enterobacteriaceae based on clinical specimen source
Brown E.M. - Improving the evidence base for the effectiveness of Staphylococcal healthcare-associated infection interventions
Brown N. - Comparison of baseline profiles of RO4908463 (CS-023) against recent isolates of target Gram-positive pathogens exhibiting key resistance phenotypes obtained from Europe and USA 2003–2006
Brown D. - On-site molecular typing of Pseudomonas aeruginosa as an adjunct to infection control in a paediatric cystic fibrosis centre
Brown P. - Once daily, levofloxacin 750 mg for 5 days in the treatment of acute pyelonephritis and associated bacteraemia
Brown N.M. - Community coliforms in Cambridgeshire: resistance patterns in urinary isolates from 1997 to 2006
Brown N. - Current susceptibility patterns for Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae isolates from Europe: findings of the 2005–2006 GLOBAL Surveillance Program
Browning R. - Report of a hospital outbreak of CA-MRSA
Bruce M. - International Circumpolar Surveillance interlaboratory quality control programme, 1999–2004
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Brück W. - Increased proliferation of dentate granule cells in human bacterial meningitis
Bruderer T. - Extended-spectrum b-lactamase producing Enterobacteriaceae in a Swiss university hospital: molecular characterisation and susceptibility to ertapenem
Brueggemann A. - Epidemiology of invasive pneumococcal infections
Bruel C. - Repeated lumbar puncture in patients with pneumococcal meningitis: practical or anxiolytic relevance?
Brugnaro P. - Prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus carriage in Italian long-term care facilities
Bruijnesteijn van Coppenraet L.E. - Tenosynovitis caused by Mycobacterium haemophilum in a patient with rheumatoid arthritis
Bruin J.P. - Low functional levels of mannose-binding lectin despite normal genotypes in Legionella pneumophila pneumonia
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Bruins M. - Evaluation of a rapid test panel, the API Strep 20, the BD Phoenix and VITEK 2 automated instruments, and Raman spectroscopy for species identification of Enterococci
Brum L. - XDR tuberculosis in Lisbon health region
Bruni R. - Different frequency of N-myc2 activation in liver tumours from male and female woodchucks chronically infected by WHV
  - Microarray analysis of liver cells containing a full-length hepatitis C virus replicon
Brunner L.S. - In vitro activity of SS734, a novel fluoroquinolone, against pathogens associated with bacterial conjunctivitis
  - Bactericidal activity of SS734, a novel fluoroquinolone, against pathogens associated with bacterial conjunctivitis
Bruns A. - Clinical implications of chest radiographic resolution in hospitalised adults with severe community-acquired pneumonia
Brussels  - European surveillance of ICU-acquired infections (HELICS-ICU), 2004–2005: ICU-acquired pneumonia
Bruun B.G. - Recurrent cases of Escherichia coli bacteraemia in the county of Funen, Denmark in 1996–2001
Bruun B. - Evaluation of a new LightCycler approach for detection of diarrhoeagenic Escherichia coli
  - Ongoing semi-national surveillance of fungaemia in Denmark: species distribution and antifungal susceptibility
Bryanseva E. - Reappearance of CCHF and other tick-borne arboviruses in the Syrdarya region of the Republic of Uzbekistan
Brzostek A. - Cholesterol oxidase as a virulence factor of Mycobacterium tuberculosis
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Brzychczy-Wloch M. - Infections in pregnant women caused by Streptococcus agalactiae and problems with growing MLSB-type resistance
Buarø L. - Carbapenem resistance mechanisms in Norwegian clinical isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Bucalic M. - Outpatient antibiotic utilisation in the city of Zagreb in 2005
Bucci M. - Study of the genotypic-resistant pattern in plasma of a group of HIV-infected Cameroonian pregnant women and children
Buchheidt D. - Prospective, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled phase III trial on voriconazole as primary antifungal prophylaxis during induction chemotherapy for acute myelogenous leukaemia
Bucholc B. - Immunogenicity of tetanus component in monovalent and combined vaccines
Buchrieser C. - Internalin gene in natural atypically haemolytic Listeria innocua strains suggests descent from L. monocytogenes
Buckendahl A. - In vitro evaluation of hand-held test kits, immunofluorescence microscopy, ELISA, and flow cytometric analysis for the rapid presumptive identification of Yersinia pestis
Buckner R. - Comparison of culture and real-time PCR for point prevalence surveillance of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a large public teaching hospital
Bucur M. - Virulence, pathogenicity, antibiotic resistance and plasmid profile of Escherichia coli strains isolated from drinking and recreational waters
  - Mechanisms of resistance in multiple-antibiotic-resistant Escherichia coli strains isolated from drinking and recreational, salmaster waters
  - Investigation of the antimicrobial activity of different antibiotics on monospecific biofilms developed in vitro by microbial strains isolated from cardiovascular devices associated infections
  - Detection, quantifiation and investigation of virulence potential of dental-plaque formers by optic and scanning electron microscopy and microbiological assessment tools
  - Extended-spectrum b-lactamases and plasmid-mediated AmpC enzymes among Enterobactercloacae strains isolated from cardiovascular prosthetic devices associated infections
  - Genetic characterisation of highly prevalent MBLs and OXA carbapenemases in multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii strains in a Romanian hospital
Budai I. - A prospective study of tigecycline susceptibility of bacteria isolated from complicated intra-abdominal as well as skin and soft tissue infections in a large UK hospital
Budak A. - The frequency of production of metallo-b-lactamases by hospital carbapenem resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains
Buder J. - Panchlamydia PCR for detection and identification of Chlamydia trachomatis, Chlamydophila pneumoniae, and Chlamydophilia psittaci by LightCycler PCR
Budimir A. - Primary and secondary resistance of Helicobacter pylori to metronidazole and azithromycin in the northern part of Croatia
Bueid A. - Analysis of mixed microbial species in clinically relevant biofilms using denaturing HPLC
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Buell D. - Micafungin versus caspofungin in patients with invasive candidiasis or candidaemia: a Phase III, randomised, double-blind, parallel group, non-inferiority study
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Buendia B. - Candida kefyr: a new emerging pathogen?
Bufler J. - Growth inhibition of biofilm-associated Candida albicans by voriconazole in long-term continuous flow cultures
Buhring F. - Febrile neutropenia in children with cancer; a retrospective Norwegian multicentre study
Buidin P. - Comparison of three chromogenic media for rapid detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from screening swabs in hospitalised patients
Buijtels P.C.A.M. - Mycobacterium szulgai causes tuberculosis-like disease in Zambia
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Buisson Y. - Performance of an automated chemiluminescent assay for the detection of anti-hepatitis A virus IgM antibodies: Access® HAV IgM assay
Buiting A. - Evaluation of five commercially available rapid ESBL detection methods in a routine clinical microbiology laboratory
Bukovinova P. - Clinical symptoms, treatment and outcome of Highlands malaria in Eldoret (2,400 m a.s.l.) and comparison to malaria in hyper-immune population in endemic region of South Sudan
Bukowska B. - Antimicrobial activity of ozonised water and 0.9% NaCl
Bulbul Y. - The aetiological agents in adult patients with community-acquired lower respiratory tract infections in Turkey
Bult Y. - Pharmacokinetics of penicillin G in infants with a gestational age of less than 32 weeks
Bulut C. - The eradication of MRSA nasal carrier status by mupirocin pomadeand the effect of eradication on the prevelance of MRSA infection
  - Assessment of risk factors in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis-related peritonitis attacks
  - Aspartate aminotransferase to platelet ratio index for the evaluation of fibrosis in chronic viral hepatitis
  - The investigation of correlation between serum cytokine levels, C-reactive protein and erythrocyte sedimentation rate in acute brucellosis
  - Risk factors of hospital-acquired infections in a neurology-neurosurgery intensive care unit in a tertiary care hospital, Turkey
  - Assessment of the risk factors for mortality in hospital-acquired Acinetobacter baumannii infections in a teaching hospital
  - Hospital-acquired bloodstream infections in a teaching hospital: a five year follow-up
  - Evaluation of continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis-related peritonitis attacks in Ankara
  - Vaccination of healthcare workers against hepatitis B virus in a teaching hospital
  - Cytokine levels in patients with chronic hepatitis B infection
Buño B. - A prospective study of bloodstream infection in HIV-positive patients during a 15-year period
Buracond S. - Sampling respiratory epithelial cells by nasal or nasopharyngeal flocked swabs
Buratinni M. - Isolation of group B Streptococcus from blood cultures of newborns at a large Brazilian hospital
Burca D. - Determination of antibiotic breakpoints using a novel electrochemical respiratory activity assay
Burchard G.D. - TLR-cascade in malaria: role in antiparasitic clearance
Burgerhof J. - Attitudes, beliefs and knowledge concerning antibiotic use and self-medication: a comparative European study
Burgess N. - The Becton Dickinson ProbeTec ET system detects Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae from male ``self collected'' glans/urethral dry swab specimens thus advancing the potential for prevention and control through ``home collection''
Burkov A. - Differences of immunoreactivity of selected antigenic epitope of tick-borne encephalitis virus envelope protein gE modelled by different variants of recombinant fusion proteins
  - New enzyme immunoassay ``DS-EIA-HIV-AG-SCREEN'' for early diagnostics of HIV infection
  - Immunoreactivity studies on synthetic peptides deriving from variable domain IV of Chlamydia trachomatis major outer membrane protein
Burlibasa M. - Detection, quantifiation and investigation of virulence potential of dental-plaque formers by optic and scanning electron microscopy and microbiological assessment tools
Burlington B. - Pandemic flu preparedness – role of antibiotics
Burmeister A. - The EZ1 DSP Virus Kit for use in molecular viral diagnostics: performance verification of kit and instrument
Burnham P. - Community-acquired pneumonia: doctors do not follow guidelines
Burnie J. - Identification of hsp90 in Cryptococcus neoformans and examination of the effect of Mycograb® on hsp90 gene expression in cells exposed to various stress factors
  - Mycograb increases Candida sensitivity to fluconazole in vitro
Burns K. - Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia in the south-east of Ireland 2002–2006
Burty C. - Causes of liver related death in HIV-infected patients in France: mortality 2005 Survey
Busch R. - Community rather than hospital factors promote increase of Clostridium difficile associated diseases in Northern Bavaria
Bush K. - What's in the pipeline? Cell wall inhibitors/miscellaneous metabolism inhibitors
  - Regional variation in Panton-Valentine leukocidin positivity smong S. aureus isolates in complicated skin and skin structure infections
  - Characteristics of complicated skin and skin structure infections due to staphylococci and the presence of Panton-Valentine leukocidin
  - Activity of ceftobiprole against US clinical S. pneumoniae isolates that are ceftriaxone non-susceptible
  - Baseline activity of ceftobiprole against methicillin-susceptible and -resistant staphylococcal clinical isolates from Europe collected in 2005–2006
  - Ceftobiprole activity and resistance patterns in staphylococcal isolates from a recent complicated skin and skin structure infection study
  - Activity of ceftobiprole against Pseudomonas aeruginosa clinical isolates from Europe collected in 2005–2006
Bustillo L. - Microorganisms prevalence in urethritis in primary attendance
Busto C. - Is there any relation between time to positivity in blood cultures and source of infection in patients with Enterococcus spp. bacteraemia?
  - Time to positivity in blood cultures of patients with Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia: possible correlation with the source of infection
Butcher J. - Aspergillus fumigatus biofilms are refractory to antifungal challenge
Butler V. - Isolation of quinolone-resistant CTX-M-producing Escherichia coli from raw chicken meat sold in retail outlets in the West Midlands, UK
Butterworth T. - Antimicrobial effects of non-antibiotics on resistant Gram-positive bacteria
Butty P. - Synergistic effect of lactoferricin/amoxicillin associations against ``two canine'' amoxicillin-resistant Staphylococcus intermedius strains
Byl B. - High frequency of CTX-M genes among ESBL-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in a university hospital in Belgium
Bywater R. - European Antimicrobial Susceptibility Surveillance in Animals (EASSA): Results (2002/2003) for enteric bacteria from healthy cattle, pigs and chickens from 8 countries