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Da Silva G.J. - Retrospective analysis of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii isolates recovered during a 3-year period in a Portuguese hospital
  - Prevalence and molecular epidemiology of CTX-M extended-spectrum b-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates in a Portuguese university hospital
Dabiri H. - Distribution of Ure C, cagA and vacA genes in Helicobacter pylori isolated from patients with gastroduodenal disease in Tehran, Iran
Dacus D. - A quantitative analysis of clincal nasal swab samples testing positive for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Daehnel K. - TLR2, but not TLR4 mediates Onchocerca volvulus induced corneal inflammation
Dagan R. - Childhood bacterial respiratory tract infections in the conjugate vaccination era
Daganou M. - 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
Dahl K. - Genotypic characterisation of Norwegian Escherichia coli clinical isolates with an AmpC-resistance profile
Dahlke J. - Successful treatment of a linezolid- and vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium sepsis with daptomycin plus doxycycline in an allogenic stem cell transplant recipient
Dahse H. - Extending structure-activity-relationship studies of bioactive natural products by novel iminonitroso cycloaddition chemistry
Dakic Z. - The risks of reintroduction of malaria into Belgrade area, Serbia
Dal Monte P. - Comparison of real-time PCR and blood culture for the diagnosis of bloodstream infections in onco-haematologic patients: microbiological and clinical assessment
Dala V. - Isolation EPEC strains in the region of Thrace, Greece
Dalakiouridou M. - Antifungal activity of human monocytes alone and combined with caspofungin against Candida albicans biofilm and planktonic cells
Dalby T. - Antibody decay profiles during Yersinia enterocolitica O:3 infections: a follow-up study of 94 patients
D'Alessandro D. - Association between oral candidiasis and immunity level in a population of drug addicts in a centre for prevention and treatment of drug addictions in Rome, Italy
Dalimi A. - Preparation of the herpes simplex virus type 2 glycoprotein D subunit and DNA vaccines and evaluation of their efficacy in guinea pigs
Dalimi Asl A. - Prevalence of Hymenolepis nana and other intestinal parasites as mixed infection among children in Ilam, and impact of single-dose praziquantel against H. nana
Dalla Costa E.R. - Development of a low-cost and robust assay for the screening of multiple genetic loci in Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Dallapè P. - Preventing healthcare-associated infections: the experience of a 3-year educational programme in the nursing homes of Trentino
Dalleau S. - In vitro activity of essential oils and their major components against Candida albicans yeasts growing planktonically and as biofilms
Damas P. - Efficacy and safety of voriconazole in real-life setting in Belgium: results from the Voribel-1 trial
Dambrosio A. - Occurrence and enterotoxic characterisation of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from raw milk in southern Italy
D'Ambrosio F. - Pneumococcal invasive isolates of non-vaccine serotypes in Italy, 1999–2003 (pre-vaccine era)
Damian M. - Genetic profiles of intestinal Escherichia coli isolates from Romanian subjects
Damianidou S. - Evolution of H. influenzae resistance in a chest diseases hospital, for the period 2001–2006
D'Amico G. - Incidence of double positive amplifications from immunocompetent patients screened for active human herpesvirus replication
Damjanova I. - Prevalence of thermotolerant Campylobacter species in broilers, eggs, chicken abattoir and human samples in a Hungarian county
  - Epidemiology and genetic features of CTX-M-15-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae epidemic clones in Hungary in 2005
Damle B. - Pharmacokinetic interaction and dose adjustment for combined use of voriconazole and efavirenz
  - Anidulafungin: pharmacokinetics and tissue distribution in rats
Damon I. - An investigation of a cluster of parapoxvirus cases in Missouri, February–May 2006
Dancer S. - Comparison of Acinetobacter baumannii from human and animal isolates by pulsed-field gel electrophoresis in Scotland
  - Where is MRSA in an intensive care unit and does it matter?
  - If the question concerns MRSA, the solution contains detergent
D'Ancona P. - Pneumococcal invasive isolates of non-vaccine serotypes in Italy, 1999–2003 (pre-vaccine era)
D'Ancona F. - In vitro susceptibility of Actinobaculum spp. isolated from urinary tract infections against nine antibiotics
  - Micronet: an Italian automatised laboratory based surveillance and early warning system for infectious diseases
D'Andrea M.M. - Detection of CTX-M-14 b-lactamase in Escherichia coli from a long-term care and rehabilitation facility in northern Italy
  - Resident OXA-51-like carbapenemases in Acinetobacter baumannii: a useful marker for genotyping?
Danhof M. - Pharmacokinetics of penicillin G in infants with a gestational age of less than 32 weeks
  - The influence of uterine contractions during labour on the pharmacokinetics of intravenously administered amoxicillin
Daniel T. - Mode of action and resistance of the new fluoroquinolone BOL-303224-A
Daniels J. - Incidence and management of group B streptococci colonised women in labour
Daniels A. - Microcalorimetry – a novel method for rapid diagnosis of bloodstream infections
Daniels-Haardt I. - Differences in the molecular epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus within the Dutch–German EUREGIO MRSA-net Twente/Münsterland
Daniilidou M. - Antimicrobial susceptibility of gonococci isolated in Greece in 2005. Dramatic increase in quinolone resistance rate due to a single serovar
Dannaoui E. - Comparison of RPMI and AM3 medium for in vitro susceptibility testing of caspofungin against Candida spp. by EUCAST broth microdilution method
  - In vitro activity of caspofungin and micafungin against 1038 yeasts isolates from France by EUCAST reference method
Dannemann B. - Baseline profile of RO4908463 (CS-023) against recent isolates of target Gram-negative pathogens exhibiting b-lactam-resistant phenotypes from Europe, 2003–2006
  - 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
D'Antonio D. - Incidence of double positive amplifications from immunocompetent patients screened for active human herpesvirus replication
Daoud Z. - Epidemiology and mechanism of resistance of an outbreak of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii at in a Lebanese hospital
Darchy N. - Mode of action and resistance of the new fluoroquinolone BOL-303224-A
Dare D. - Staphylococci speciation and Panton-Valentine leukocidin detection by matrix-assisted laser desorption ionisation time-of-flight mass spectrometry
Darenberg J. - Risk factors for invasive group A streptococcal infections in Europe
D'Arezzo S. - Susceptibility to tigecycline among multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii clinical isolates
D'Arminio Monforte A. - A six-year surveillance of the epidemiology and aetiology of the bacteriaemias at a Milan hospital. The clinical relevance of haemoculture
Dartois N. - Efficacy of tigecycline (TGC) compared with levofloxacin (LEV) for treating Streptococcus pneumoniae bacteraemia in patients (pts) hospitalised with community-acquired pneumonia (CAP)
  - Efficacy of tigecycline versus levofloxacin in patients hospitalised with community-acquired pneumonia: analysis of risk factors
Darville J.M. - Pre-admission penicillin in patients with meningitis or meningococcal disease
Darvish M. - Sero epidemiology of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever in domestic animals in central area of Iran
Darvishi M. - Impact of latent and overt tuberculosis on HIV-infected patients in southern Iran
Daryani A. - Clinical significance and frequency of Blastocystis hominis infection in primary school children in Ardabil, Iran (2003)
Daschner F. - Differences in mutation rate between phylogenetic groups of Escherichia coli
  - 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'
Dasgupta A. - Characterisation of polyphosphate kinase 1 of mycobacteria and its role in persistence
Dashti A.A. - Assessment of susceptibilities of a range of antibiotic-resistant clinical isolates to Aloe vera inner gel
Datta P. - Characterisation of polyphosphate kinase 1 of mycobacteria and its role in persistence
Daturi R. - Negative correlation between biofilm formation and antibiotic sensitivity in clinical isolates of clonally related Acinetobacter baumannii
Daubenberger C. - Ex vivo profiling of cytokines/chemokines in patients with tuberculosis and latent tuberculosis infection
Dauby N. - Evaluation of three commercial assays for the detection of Giardia and Cryptosporidium organisms in stool specimens
Daurel C. - Evaluation of a new chromogenic medium SaSelect for identification of Staphylococcus aureus
  - Risk for selection by clindamycin of resistant mutants from Staphylococcus aureus inducibly resistant to erythromycin: erm(A) and erm(C) genes are not similar
Daurès J. - Impact of hypochlorite disinfection on MRSA rates
Dautovic S. - Praziquantel in prevention of complicated echinococcosis relapses
Davar Siadat S. - Prevalence of tuberculin reactivity among healthcare workers from an Iranian hospital
Davarpanah M. - Impact of latent and overt tuberculosis on HIV-infected patients in southern Iran
Dave J. - Comparison of Acinetobacter baumannii from human and animal isolates by pulsed-field gel electrophoresis in Scotland
  - Development of a multiplex real-time PCR for detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and Panton-Valentine leukocidin directly from clinical samples
  - A two-year study of antibiotic resistance in Enterococci isolated from food, abattoirs and farms in Scotland and its link to hospital-acquired infections
Davey P.G. - Improving the evidence base for the effectiveness of Staphylococcal healthcare-associated infection interventions
Davey P. - Is empiric broad-spectrum therapy always necessary in severe community-acquired pneumonia?
Davey for the ESAC II HC Subproject Working Group P. - ESAC II Hospital Care Subproject 2005–2007: patterns of antibiotic use in relation to diagnoses in 19 European hospitals in 2006, Point Prevalence Study
Davey on behalf of the ESAC II HC Subproject Working Group P. - ESAC II hospital care subproject 2005–2007: improving quality indicators of hospital antibiotic prescribing within standardised data, longitudinal study
David A. - Outbreak of Corynebacterium striatum infection in an Italian general intensive care unit
Davidson R.J. - Bactericidal activity of moxifloxacin against Staphylococcus aureus and S. epidermidis at concentrations simulating bone penetration
Davidson D.M. - Metronidazole and vancomycin outcomes for Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhoea in a US hospital database
Davidson D. - Tolevamer, a novel toxin-binding polymer, neutralises the large clostridial toxins from the B1/027 epidemic strain of Clostridium difficile
Davies R. - Clinical efficacy of triclosan/copolymer and other common therapeutic approaches
Davies T. - Baseline activity of ceftobiprole against methicillin-susceptible and -resistant staphylococcal clinical isolates from Europe collected in 2005–2006
  - Activity of ceftobiprole against US clinical S. pneumoniae isolates that are ceftriaxone non-susceptible
Davies S. - Reduced efficacy of chlorhexidine against clinical MRSA residues compared to standard strains
Davies T. - Activity of ceftobiprole against Pseudomonas aeruginosa clinical isolates from Europe collected in 2005–2006
Davis T. - Comparison of culture and real-time PCR for point prevalence surveillance of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a large public teaching hospital
Davitaia I. - Comparative in vitro susceptibility of bacterial isolates from Tbilisi maternity hospitals to antibiotics, specific bacteriophages and plant antibacterials
Davitashvili T. - Antimicrobial activity of polymyxin B against non-fermentative Gram-negative bacteria in Georgia
Davlouros P. - ESBL-producing Enterobecteriaceae and in vitro evaluation of tigecycline
D'Avolio A. - Antibiotic diffusion in pseudoarthrosic infected bone: glycopeptides, fluoroquinolones and carbapenems
  - Clinical significance of pharmacokinetics of ertapenem in an outpatient setting
Davoodian P. - Comparing the immunogenecity of hepatitis B vaccine in two different methods of intramuscular and intradermal injection in infants of Bandar Abbas city, Iran
Daxboeck F. - Changing pattern of candidaemia 2001–2005 and consumption of antifungal agents at a university hospital, Vienna
Day M. - Molecular characterisation of Salmonella typhimurium and Salmonella enteritidis by plasmid analysis and pulsed-field gel electrophoresis
Daza R. - Infections due to non-pigmented rapidly growing mycobacteria in Madrid, 2005
De B.K. - Brucellosis in Thailand: emerging and enigmatic
De Beenhouwer H. - Pitfalls in molecular detection of human respiratory syncitial virus
  - Emergence of Klebsiella pneumoniae with an AmpC and blaSHV-11 in a Belgian hospital
De Beenhouwer H. - Prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus with reduced susceptibility to glycopeptides in Belgian hospitals: results of a multicentre survey
De Beenhouwer H. - Real time PCR for monitoring herpes simplex virus load in tracheal aspirates of intensive care unit patients
De Bel A. - Discrepant antimicrobial susceptibility data: an important quality tool for the microbiological laboratory?
De Benito I. - Trends in pneumococcal bacteraemia in adults after the beginning of a pneumococcal vaccination programme
  - Time to positivity of blood cultures in patients Escherichia coli bacteraemia
de Bentzmann S. - Heteregeneous but higher adhesive properties of hospital-acquired MRSA Lyon clone isolates in comparison to MSSA isolates
de Bie P. - Highly efficient extraction of pathogen DNA from stool using the NucliSENS easyMAGTM specific A 1.0.2 protocol
de Boer R.F. - Highly efficient extraction of pathogen DNA from stool using the NucliSENS easyMAGTM specific A 1.0.2 protocol
  - Direct detection of bacterial DNA in clinical samples; evaluating a 4½ year period of sample collection and analysis
  - Rapid and sensitive detection of 5 gastro-intestinal pathogens using 2 internally controlled Multiplex real-time PCRs
de Boer R. - Comparison of a molecular screening method with traditional culture for the detection of Salmonella spp. and Campylobacter jejuni in faeces
de Boer R.F. - Quantification of Streptococcus pneumoniae DNA in blood samples from patients with invasive pneumococcal infection
de Botton S. - 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)
de Cueto M. - Enterobacter aerogenes strains misidentified as Klebsiella pneumoniae and correct identification by sequencing of the QRDR region of the gyrA gene
De Domingo B. - Fungal keratitis in healthcare area of Santiago de Compostela (Galicia, NW Spain)
de Frey A. - Baseline laboratory facilities on remote sites in Africa: too much/too little?
de Gans J. - A risk score for unfavourable outcome in adults with bacterial meningitis
De Górgolas M. - Streptococcus agalactiae endocarditis: improved prognosis of a severe infection
  - Enterococcal endocarditis: a comparison of patients with native and prosthetic valve endocarditis and analysis of risk factors of mortality
De Górgolas M. - Chagas' disease: a growing problem in Spain
De Górgolas M. - Liver abscesses: changes in aetiology associated with inmigration
De Grazia S. - Isolation of a canine-like human rotavirus strain G3P[3] from a child with acute gastroenteritis hospitalised in Palermo, Italy
de Haas P.E.W. - Larger scale transmission of and isoniazid-resistant/rifampicin intermediate-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis strain
de Haas P. - VNTR typing as the next gold standard in the molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis
de Hoog G.S. - The Scedosporium/Pseudallescheria Database and Culture Collection
de Jong B.A.W. - Pathogen-related association of mannose-binding lectin deficiency with community-acquired pneumonia
  - Modification of a haemolytic assay for the measurement of functional human mannose-binding lectin by classical pathway inhibition
de Jong C. - Role of ``atypical'' respiratory pathogens in patients with exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
de Jong B. - Using ELISPOT to expose false positive skin test conversion in tuberculosis contacts
de Jong A. - European Antimicrobial Susceptibility Surveillance in Animals (EASSA): Results (2002/2003) for enteric bacteria from healthy cattle, pigs and chickens from 8 countries
de Jong B.A.W. - Low functional levels of mannose-binding lectin despite normal genotypes in Legionella pneumophila pneumonia
  - Coding and non-coding polymorphisms in the lectin pathway activator L-ficolin gene in 188 Dutch blood bank donors
de Jonge B. - In vitro and in vivo pharmacokinetics of 2-methylamino-benzodiazepines to treat Helicobacter pylori infections
de Jongh B.M. - Pathogen-related association of mannose-binding lectin deficiency with community-acquired pneumonia
  - Coding and non-coding polymorphisms in the lectin pathway activator L-ficolin gene in 188 Dutch blood bank donors
  - Low functional levels of mannose-binding lectin despite normal genotypes in Legionella pneumophila pneumonia
de Jongh B. - Optimising use of ciprofloxacin in a large teaching hospital: sustained effect of a prospective intervention study
De Julián R. - Traveller diarrhoea. Aetiological study in a tropical medicine unit
de Knegt R. - Pharmacokinetic profiles in chronic hepatitis C patients treated with high-dose pegylated interferon
de Kraker M. - Prevalence of multiple-resistant Escherichia coli strains in southern and eastern Mediterranean countries
  - Prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in the southern and eastern Mediterranean – final results from the ARMed project
  - Multidrug-resistance among invasive Klebsiella pneumoniae in Europe in 2005, the first full year of EARSS reporting
  - Antimicrobial resistance within Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates from eastern and southern Mediterranean countries
  - Pseudomonas aeruginosa resistance rates in association with level of hospital care: data from the EARSS
de Kraker M.E.A. - EARSS results: S. pneumoniae resistance related to serogroups?
de Kraker M. - Is the ratio of associated Escherichia coli resistance comparable over Europe?
de la Calle I.J. - Comparison of real-time PCR and BDProbeTec ET system for rapid diagnosis of tuberculosis patients
De la Fuente-Aguado J. - Pyomyositis. A current review
de la Horra C. - Association between systemic inflammation and Pneumocystis jirovecii colonisation in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  - Pulmonary surfactant-associated protein alterations in subjects colonised by Pneumocystis jirovecii with idiopathic interstitial pneumonia
  - Transmission of Pneumocystis jirovecii from the grandparent immunocompetent carriers to his susceptible granddaughter
de la Hoz F. - Genotypic characterisation of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from Bogotá, Colombia based on IS6110-based restriction fragment length polymorphism
de la Rosa R. - Control programme of an outbreak of pneumococcal pneumonia among residents of a rest home in southern Spain
De la Torre J. - Joint implant infections in a general hospital
de la Torre J. - Differences between early and late prosthetic valve endocarditis in a series of 169 cases
De La Torre J. - Clinical features of acute Q fever in a southern area of Spain
  - Diarrhoea by Clostridium difficile toxin
De la torre M. - High prevalence of Legionella pneumophila in severe community-acquired pneumonia, as determined by a commercially available PCR assay
De Las Cuevas C. - Candida kefyr: a new emerging pathogen?
De Lazzari E. - Immunological reconstitution in severely immunosuppressed antiretroviral-naïve patients (<100 CD4+ T cells/mm3) using a non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor-based or boosted protease inhibitor-based ART regimen: 3-year results
de Lencastre H. - clfB typing in Staphylococcus aureus: online database for display, clustering analysis and storage of clfB DNA sequences
  - Correspondence between typing methods results: a web-based quantitative analysis tool
  - Invasive disease potential of pneumococcal clones carried by children
De Martino S. - Evaluation of PlateliaTM Lyme IgM and PlateliaTM Lyme IgG assays for Lyme borreliosis diagnosis
de Mendonça R. - High frequency of CTX-M genes among ESBL-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in a university hospital in Belgium
De Mendonça R. - Characterisation of SCCmec type of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains from hospitalised patients admitted in Belgian hospitals
De Micheli E. - Comamonas testosteroni spondylodiscitis
De Mol P. - Liaison® VZV IgG and VZV IgM assays: a comparative study
  - Evaluation of a new commercial real-time PCR for the detection of Aspergillus spp. in serum and respiratory samples
de Montclos M. - pncA and rpoB mutations in Mycobacteriumtuberculosis, a 3-year experiment in Lyon, France
de Muret A. - Meta-analysis of blood scores for liver fibrosis in chronic hepatitis C
de Neeling A.J. - Increase of Simpson's diversity index parallels the control of a major regional MRSA outbreak in the Netherlands
de Neeling on behalf of the SWAB's working group on Surveillance of Antimicrobial Use H. - Using directed graphs for examining transitions in antibiotic usage
De Pieri M. - Viral infection is responsible for acute renal dysfunction and chronic allograft lesions in paediatric renal-transplant recipients: a prospective study
De Rosa F.G. - Antibiotic diffusion in pseudoarthrosic infected bone: glycopeptides, fluoroquinolones and carbapenems
  - Clinical significance of pharmacokinetics of ertapenem in an outpatient setting
De Rosa A. - Choleracafe: an e-learning instrument for professionals involved in international health promotion in the fields of communicable disease prevention, surveillance and treatment
de Ruiter E. - Optimising use of ciprofloxacin in a large teaching hospital: sustained effect of a prospective intervention study
De Ryck R. - In vitro activity of ceftobiprole, dalbavancin and tigecycline against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains from hospitalised patients in Belgium
de Smet A. - Comparative evaluation of the VITEK 2, disk diffusion, E-test, and agar dilution susceptibility testing methods for colistin in clinical isolates (including heteroresistant E. cloacae and A. baumannii strains)
De Souza Galvao M. - Utility of the IFN-g assays using Mycobacterium tuberculosis-specific antigens for the diagnosis of latent infection in contacts of people with sputum smear-positive pulmonary tuberculosis
de Valk H.A. - Evaluation of cefoxitin disks to detect methicillin-resistant coagulase negative staphylococci
De Vito D. - Molecular diagnostics of noroviruses detected in Apulia, Italy
De Vleeschauwer A. - Prevalence of extended-spectrum b-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriacae isolates at two Belgian hospitals: a descriptive study
De Vos N. - Real time PCR for monitoring herpes simplex virus load in tracheal aspirates of intensive care unit patients
De Vos D. - Prevalence of Mex-mediated resistance in Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates from patients with ventilator-associated pneumonia in 4 Belgian hospitals
de Vries A. - Is Echinococcus multilocularis increasing in prevalence in the Western European border line?
de Vries G. - Larger scale transmission of and isoniazid-resistant/rifampicin intermediate-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis strain
De Waele J. - Efficacy of micafungin in patients with deep, invasive Candida infections
  - A review of the safety of micafungin compared with liposomal amphotericin B in a large, phase III trial in patients with invasive candidiasis and candidaemia
  - An analysis of the efficacy of micafungin in Candida infections caused by non-albicansCandida species in phase III trials
De Waele J. - Micafungin versus caspofungin in patients with invasive candidiasis or candidaemia: a Phase III, randomised, double-blind, parallel group, non-inferiority study
Debabov D. - Telavancin inhibits peptidoglycan biosynthesis through preferential targeting of transglycosylation: evidence for a multivalent interaction between telavancin and lipid II
Debbia E.A. - In vitro synergism between rokitamycin and cotrimoxazole against S. pyogenes and S. pneumoniae
Debbia E. - Increase of antimicrobial activity of b-lactam antibiotics in combination with sodium dioctylsulfosuccinate
  - Response of Candida albicans biofilms to bacterial factors
Debbia E.A. - Persistent suppression of bacterial growth after exposure to high-frequency alternated current
Debbia E. - Bactericidal effect and diminution of biofilm using Endox endodontic system
Debets-Ossenkopp Y. - In vitro activity of isavuconazole (BAL4815) compared with seven other antifungal agents against 309 prospectively collected clinical Candida isolates from the Netherlands
Debiaggi M. - Dissemination of a CMY-16 producing clone of P. mirabilis in long-term care and rehabilitation facilities of northern Italy
Debyle C. - Epidemiology of Haemophilus influenzae serotype A from 2000–2005, an emerging pathogen in Northern Canada and Alaska
Decker M. - Stratified treatment of respiratory syncycital virus in haematopoetic stem cell transplanted patients
Dedeic Ljubovic A. - Correlation between colonisation and infection with antibiotic-resistant Gram-negative bacilli in the neonatal intensive care unit
Dediste A. - Evaluation of three commercial assays for the detection of Giardia and Cryptosporidium organisms in stool specimens
  - Screening of multidrug-resistant bacteria: clinical evaluation of a novel chromogenic medium chromIDTM ESBL for the screening of ESBL-producing Enterobacteriaceae
  - Prevalence of Mex-mediated resistance in Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates from patients with ventilator-associated pneumonia in 4 Belgian hospitals
  - Prevention of perinatal GBS infections: impact of ChromID® StreptoB, a new chromogenic medium on suscpetibility testing
Deegan P. - Community-acquired pneumonia: doctors do not follow guidelines
Deeks S. - Epidemiology of Haemophilus influenzae serotype A from 2000–2005, an emerging pathogen in Northern Canada and Alaska
Deforges L. - Detection by DHPLC of 23S rDNA mutations responsible for clarithromycin resistance in Helicobacter pylori
Defriend D. - Intravenous cannulation in patients: room for improvement?
Degallaix S. - Evaluation of InfluA&B Respi-Strip for the rapid detection of influenza A and B viruses in respiratory samples
Degener J. - Attitudes, beliefs and knowledge concerning antibiotic use and self-medication: a comparative European study
Degioanni M. - Primary muscle hydatidosis of the thigh in a pregnant woman
Deguchi T. - Coinfection of genital mycoplasmas among men with gonococcal urethritis and their roles in post-gonococcal urethritis
  - In vitro antimicrobial activity of azithromycin against Mycoplasma genitalium and the bacteriological efficacy in male M. genitalium-positive non-gonococcal urethritis
Dehecq C. - Efficacy and tolerance of linezolid-rifampicin combination prolonged oral therapy for bone and joint infections
Deigner H.P. - Unique pre-analytic tool for microbial diagnosis
DeJongh J. - Pharmacokinetics of penicillin G in infants with a gestational age of less than 32 weeks
  - The influence of uterine contractions during labour on the pharmacokinetics of intravenously administered amoxicillin
Dekhnich A. - Antimicrobial resistance of Staphylococcus aureus nosocomial blood isolates in Russian intensive care units
  - Gram-positive bacteraemia due to Enterococcus spp. in Russian intensive care units: results of a 2-year surveillance
Dekker B. - Modification of a haemolytic assay for the measurement of functional human mannose-binding lectin by classical pathway inhibition
Del Arco A. - Diarrhoea by Clostridium difficile toxin
  - Clinical features of acute Q fever in a southern area of Spain
  - Joint implant infections in a general hospital
Del Blanco T. - Evaluation of Helicobacter pylori stool antigen test for the detection of H. pylori infection in paediatric patients
del Campo R. - 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
  - Evaluation by molecular tools of Brucella persistence in soil
  - The fate of antibiotic resistance genes in cooked meat
Del Grosso M. - Macrolide efflux pumps mef(E) and mef(I) detected in clinical isolates of S. pyogenes isolated from PROTEKT 1999–2005 and PROTEKT US 1999–2004
del Pozo J.L. - Venous access ports. Prospective study to analyse use-related complications
  - Dispersin B therapy of Staphylococcus aureus experimental port-related bloodstream infection
Del Rey M.C. - Prevalence of intestinal parasitism in an urban public hospital of Madrid
del Rio A. - Vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium emergence during a nosocomial outbreak of Clostridium difficile diarrhoea
del Rosal M. - Evaluation of partial 16S rRNA gene sequencing for identification of clinical isolates of non-tuberculous mycobacteria in a routine mycobacterial laboratory
Delachaume C. - Pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic modelling of the plasma bactericidal activity of NXL103 against Streptococcus pneumoniae and Staphylococcus aureus in phase I studies
Delagramatic M. - The value of interleukin-6 as a predictor of tissue injury due to hepatitis B virus replication
DeLappe N. - Plasmid-mediated quinolone resistance in non-typhi serotypes of Salmonella enterica in Ireland in 2001–May 2006
  - Variable number of tandem repeats of S. typhimurium in Ireland
  - Identification of CTX-M-15 extended-spectrum b-lactamase in a clinical isolate of Shigella sonnei in Ireland
Delchier J.C. - Detection by DHPLC of 23S rDNA mutations responsible for clarithromycin resistance in Helicobacter pylori
Deldari M. - Carbapenem-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Acinetobacter baumannii isolates in an Iranian 1,000-bed hospital
Delgado T. - Emergence of EMRSA-15 in a university hospital, Canary Islands
Delgado de la Cuesta J. - Control programme of an outbreak of pneumococcal pneumonia among residents of a rest home in southern Spain
Deliens L. - Attitudes, beliefs and knowledge concerning antibiotic use and self-medication: a comparative European study
Deliolanis J. - Sensitivity to colistin: evaluation of available interpretive criteria of disc diffusion test
Della Latta P. - Multiresistant Klebsiella pneumoniae from NYC hospitals contain b-lactamase KPC-2 or KPC-3 and porin changes
Della-Latta P. - Comparison of antimicrobial susceptibility tests for the detection of KPC-positive strains of Klebsiella pneumoniae
  - Tri-colour PNA FISH detection of five Candida species directly from positive blood culture bottles
Dellamonica P. - A risk of tuberculosis persists in patients treated with anti TNF-a antagonist therapy despite prophylactic guidelines: identification of main risk factors
Delmée M. - Clostridium difficile in Europe: results of the 2005 European-wide survey
  - 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
Delsol A.A. - The effect of antibiotic withdrawal on the incidence of antibiotic-resistant Campylobacter spp. in the pig gut
Demelio V. - Staphylococcus aureus in cystic fibrosis patients: Agr-alleles, resistance and virulence determinants
Demeridou S. - Isolation of Cryptococcus humicolus from an immunocompromised HIV-negative patient
Demertzi E. - The activity of five commonly used topical antiseptic agents on epidemic and sporadic strains of Acinetobacter baumannii
Demetriadi H. - Use of intravenous catheters in a general hospital: results of a day-prevalence survey
Demeyer I. - Real time PCR for monitoring herpes simplex virus load in tracheal aspirates of intensive care unit patients
Demianczuk A. - Analysis of plasmids from multi-resistant and multi-plasmid clinical E. coli strain CZD1527
Demina G. - The muralitic activity of Rpf proteins and their ability to resuscitate dormant mycobacterial cells
Demir Ö. - Hypercalcaemia associated with chronic viral hepatitis C
Demir G. - Vaccination of healthcare workers against hepatitis B virus in a teaching hospital
Demirbilek M. - Investigation and sequencing of urease gene of H. pylori cocoid forms after exposure to different environmental conditions
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Demirci M. - The effects of probiotics on allergy
Demirdal T. - Seroprevalence of hepatitis E virus antibody in 15–40 year-old Turkish women
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Demiroglu Y. - Performance of MRSA ID chromogenic medium for detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus directly from blood cultures and clinical specimens
Demiroz A.P. - Risk factors of hospital-acquired infections in a neurology-neurosurgery intensive care unit in a tertiary care hospital, Turkey
Demiröz A.P. - The investigation of correlation between serum cytokine levels, C-reactive protein and erythrocyte sedimentation rate in acute brucellosis
Demiroz A.P. - Vaccination of healthcare workers against hepatitis B virus in a teaching hospital
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Demiröz A.P. - The eradication of MRSA nasal carrier status by mupirocin pomadeand the effect of eradication on the prevelance of MRSA infection
Demiroz A.P. - Aspartate aminotransferase to platelet ratio index for the evaluation of fibrosis in chronic viral hepatitis
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Demirturk N. - Cardiomyopathy in patients with chronic hepatitis C virus
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Demitrovicova A. - Persistent bacteraemic infective endocarditis
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Denamur S. - Aminoglycoside-induced apoptosis in cultured renal (LLC-PK1) and non-renal (J774 macrophages) cells: comparison between gentamicin and amikacin
Denaro C. - Epidemiologic surveillance of nosocomial infections in the intensive care unit: role of risk factors, emerging pathogens and cross-transmission
Denis O. - In vitro activity of ceftobiprole, dalbavancin and tigecycline against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains from hospitalised patients in Belgium
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Denisova M.N. - Main trends of outpatient antimicrobial consumption in Russia, 2000–2005
Denks K. - GB virus C infection among HIV-positive patients in Estonia
Denning D.W. - In vivo efficacy of the triazole BAL8557 against disseminated Candida albicans in mice assessed by survival and tissue burden in temporarily and persistently neutropenic mice treated with 1–7 doses of drug over a dose range of 20–80% of Emax
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Denning D. - Detection of fungi in hospital water supplies using molecular beacons
Denorme L. - Evaluation of InfluA&B Respi-Strip for the rapid detection of influenza A and B viruses in respiratory samples
Dentone C. - Therapeutical aspects and predictors of outcome for HIV/HCV co-infected patients treated with pegylated interferon plus ribavirin. Survey in an Italian university hospital
Deplano A. - Imported cases of carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii producing OXA-23 carbapenemase in Belgium: characterisation and unusual loss of resistance
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Derakhshan S. - Evaluation of antibacterial activity and biofilm formation in Klebsiellapneumoniae in contact with essential oil and alcoholic extract of cumin seed (Cuminum cyminum)
D'Ercole S. - Detection of phage-associated virulence/resistance genes in induced prophages of Streptococcuspyogenes clinical isolates
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Deroover E. - European Antimicrobial Susceptibility Surveillance in Animals (EASSA): Results (2002/2003) for enteric bacteria from healthy cattle, pigs and chickens from 8 countries
Desai-Kreiger D. - Pharmacokinetics of ceftobiprole following single and multiple intravenous infusions administered to healthy subjects
Descamps F. - Multi-centre evaluation of a new hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) assay on the family of Access® immunoassay systems
Deschepper R. - Attitudes, beliefs and knowledge concerning antibiotic use and self-medication: a comparative European study
Descloux E. - Clinical and microbiological features of 55 cases of staphylococcal toxic shock syndrome in France
Desenclos J. - Emergence of PCR-ribotype 027 Clostridium difficile-associated disease, Northern France, 2006
Deshpande L. - Emergence and dissemination of metallo-b-lactamases producing strains in Europe: report from the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program
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Desmottes P. - Performance evaluation of VIDIA HBs Ag, a new automated immunoassay test for the qualitative detection of HBs antigen in serum and plasma human samples
Desnica B. - Diagnostic E. granulosus particles in hepatic cystis punctate
Dethlefsen C. - Magnitude of bacteraemia predicts one-year mortality
Dettenkofer M. - Risk factor analysis of blood stream infection and pneumonia in neutropenic patients after peripheral blood stem-cell transplantation
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Dettori G. - Evaluation of Rubella IgG and IgM assays on the new Vidia® instrument
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Devenijns I. - Multicentre surveillance of Pseudomonas aeruginosa susceptibility patterns in nosocomial infections
Dey S. - Characterisation of polyphosphate kinase 1 of mycobacteria and its role in persistence
Dhalluin A. - Risk for selection by clindamycin of resistant mutants from Staphylococcus aureus inducibly resistant to erythromycin: erm(A) and erm(C) genes are not similar
Dhein J. - Improved performance of the automated toxoplasmosis IgG, IgM & IgG avidity assays on the Abbott ARCHITECT Instrument
D'Hondt E. - PET-CT scan in patients with infective endocarditis for early detection of embolisation and metastatic infection
Di Benedetto F. - Bloodstream infections complicating orthotopic liver transplant: comparison between the recipients from cadaver and living donors
Di Biagio 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
Di Girolamo A. - Incidence of double positive amplifications from immunocompetent patients screened for active human herpesvirus replication
Di Leandro L. - Characterisation of the soluble domain of nitrite reductase from Neisseria meningitidis strains
Di Maggio T. - 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
Di Marco P. - Recently identified viruses contribute significantly to acute respiratory infections in children
Di Matteo A. - Attitudes, beliefs and knowledge concerning antibiotic use and self-medication: a comparative European study
Di Mito C. - Evaluation of the new Vidia® toxoplasmosis IgG and IgM assays in women of childbearing age
Di Perri G. - Clinical significance of pharmacokinetics of ertapenem in an outpatient setting
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Di Popolo A. - Epidemiology and mechanism of resistance of an outbreak of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii at in a Lebanese hospital
Di Stefano A. - Safety and pharmacokinetics of single-dose intravenous administration of PZ-601: a novel investigational carbapenem
Di Stefano R. - Echinococcus cyst of liver and lung in animal models treated by radio-frequency thermal ablation. An ex vivo pilot experimental study
Diagre D. - Spread of a vancomycin-intermediate, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus caprae in a neonatal intensive care unit
Diallo M.H. - Characterisation of virulence factors in Vibrio cholerae isolates from the recent cholera outbreak in Senegal (Sub-Saharan Africa)
Diancourt L. - Precise identification and phylogenetic relationships of major multi-resistant clones of Acinetobacter baumannii by multilocus sequence typing
Dias R. - Characterisation of the genetic structure of the invasive macrolide-resistant pneumococci in Portugal
Díaz-Peromingo J.A. - Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection in a community hospital and the impact of a nursing home opening in its influence area
Diaz-Regañon J. - Primary and secondary resistance to metronidazole and clarithromycin in Spanish Helicobacter pylori clinical isolates obtained from children
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Dibb W. - CURB65 may predict 30-day mortality in patients with bacteraemia
Dib-Hajj F. - Multiresistant Klebsiella pneumoniae from NYC hospitals contain b-lactamase KPC-2 or KPC-3 and porin changes
Dicea A. - Resistance dynamics and multidrug resistance among Klebsiella spp. and Pseudomonas aeruginosa in severe sepsis
Dickson-Gonzalez S. - Trends in the diagnosis of osteomyelitis at the National Pathology Reference Center of Venezuela, 1996–2006
Dicuonzo G. - Pneumococcal invasive isolates of non-vaccine serotypes in Italy, 1999–2003 (pre-vaccine era)
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Diederen B.M.W. - Sensitivity of Legionella pneumophila DNA detection in serum samples in relation to disease severity
Diederen B. - Role of ``atypical'' respiratory pathogens in patients with exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Diederen B.M.W. - Low prevalence of non-typable methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in meat products in the Netherlands
Diederen B. - Comparative evaluation of the VITEK 2, disk diffusion, E-test, and agar dilution susceptibility testing methods for colistin in clinical isolates (including heteroresistant E. cloacae and A. baumannii strains)
Diekmann H. - Efficacy of micafungin in patients with deep, invasive Candida infections
Diekmann S. - Micafungin versus liposomal amphotericin B (AmBisome®) in paediatric patients with invasive candidiasis or candidaemia
Dier J. - Tobramycin resistance in Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates from children with cystic fibrosis on nebulised tobramycin – temporal relationship with antibiotic usage
Dierich M. - Immune evasion mechanisms of Aspergillus sp. in cerebral aspergillosis
Dierich M.P. - Surveillance of bacterial pathogens including Listeria monocytogenes associated with acute diarrhoeal disease in the Tyrol
Diethelm K. - Prospective evaluation of risk factors for catheter-related bloodstream infections in two Swiss hospitals
Díez F. - Three years of universal molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis in Almeria (Spain), a setting with a high proportion of TB in immigrants
DiFranco J. - Moxifloxacin MIC results for Neisseria gonorrhoeae (ATCC 49226) for an eight lab study by CLSI agar dilution methodology
Difuntorum S. - Efficacy of telavancin in a murine model of pneumonia induced by methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus
Diggle M. - Direct comparison of pulsed-field gel electrophoresis and multilocus sequence typing
Dijk-Alberts B. - Comparison of a molecular screening method with traditional culture for the detection of Salmonella spp. and Campylobacter jejuni in faeces
Dijkgraaf M.G.W. - Early prediction of response during high-dose interferon induction therapy in difficult-to-treat chronic hepatitis C patients
Dijkshoorn L. - Precise identification and phylogenetic relationships of major multi-resistant clones of Acinetobacter baumannii by multilocus sequence typing
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Dikici B. - 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
Dilek A. - Are our mobile phones clean?
Dimarogona K. - Epidemiological investigation of Clostridium difficile associated diarrhoea in a tertiary care hospital
Dimitracopoulos G. - Expression of icaA and icaD genes by quantitative real-time PCR in correlation to biofilm synthesis among methicillin-resistant coagulase-negative staphylococci
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Dimitriadis E. - Human papillomavirus genotyping by DHPLC and sequencing
Dimitriou V. - Three-year study of hepatitis A, B and C infection prevalence in a major Greek hospital
Dimitroulis D. - Pharmacokinetic study of ertapenem in the biliary tract
Dimitrov T.S. - Emergence of Salmonella spp. isolates with reduced susceptibility to ciprofloxacin in Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates
Dimizas A. - Trends in antibiotic consumption over a 7-year period in a general hospital, Athens, Greece
Dimopoulos G. - Candida albicans versus non-albicans bloodstream infection in critically ill patients: differences in risk factors and outcome
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Dimopoulou I. - A proposed mechanism of action of glucocorticosteroids in severe sepsis
Dingemans G. - RespiFinder-kit: simultaneous detection of 15 atypical viruses commonly involved in respiratory tract infections
Dinic M. - Antimicrobial susceptibility to third and fourth generation cephalosporins and the prevalence of extended-spectrum b-lactamase-producing isolates among Enterobacteriaceae from different clinical specimens
Dionysopoulou M. - Time-to-positivity of aerobic blood cultures by using BacTec 9120 blood culture system
Diren S. - Molecular characterisation of Salmonella typhimurium and Salmonella enteritidis by plasmid analysis and pulsed-field gel electrophoresis
Dirican A. - The role of Chlamydophila pneumoniae and human herpes virus 6 in aetiopathogenesis of multiple sclerosis and the relation of multiple sclerosis with apolipoprotein E genotypes
Diver M. - No evidence for hypoadrenalism as a cause of early mortality in a high HIV/TB prevalence population starting anti-tuberculosis treatment in Malawi
Diza-Mataftsi E. - Antifungal activity of human monocytes alone and combined with caspofungin against Candida albicans biofilm and planktonic cells
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Djennane F. - Antimicrobial resistance patterns of Acinetobacter baumannii and Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates in a hospital in Algiers, Algeria
Dlugaszewska J. - Prevalence of different virulence factors and in vitro adherence of Enterococcus spp. to urinary catheters
Doat V. - Analysis of the comparative work-flow and accuracy of the VITEK 2 Compact and the combination mini-API/Agar diffusion SIRSCAN method
Dobay O. - Vancomycin-resistant enterococci still persist in slaughtered poultry in Hungary 8 years after the ban on avoparcin
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Dobbs J. - Mortality following invasive MRSA infection in England, 2004–5
Dobler G. - Seroprevalence of IgG antibodies against flaviviruses in German soldiers
Dobrewski R. - Emergence of carbepenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in a Bulgarian university hospital
Dobrin G. - Investigation of the antimicrobial activity of different antibiotics on monospecific biofilms developed in vitro by microbial strains isolated from cardiovascular devices associated infections
Dockrell D.H. - Recent discoveries in the pathogenesis of pneumococcal pneumonia
Dóczi I. - Aspergillus keratomycosis at an eye hospital in south India: a retrospective study
Dodgson K.J. - Fluconazole resistance in C. parapsilosis, no evidence for ERG11 mutation
Dodgson A.R. - Fluconazole resistance in C. parapsilosis, no evidence for ERG11 mutation
Dodgson K.J. - FKS mutation in echinocandin-resistant C. glabrata
Dodgson A.R. - FKS mutation in echinocandin-resistant C. glabrata
Doerlemann S. - QRDR mutations and efflux activity of 87 clinical S. pneumoniae isolates collected during the MOTIV Study (2004–2005)
Doern G. - A pharmacodynamic analysis of resistance trends in pathogens from patients with infection in intensive care units in the USA between 1993 and 2004
Dogru Ü. - Varicella-related hospitalisation in children: a seven-year retrospective study in the pre-vaccine era, in Ankara, Turkey
Dogru A. - Questionnaire results of a survey on health workers' knowledge and attitudes to nosocomial infections
Dogru Ü. - Haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis associated with visceral leishmaniasis
Doi N. - Global overview of new anti-TB compounds
Dokmetas I. - Cutaneous anthrax in a teaching hospital, Turkey: a review of 39 cases
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Dokuzoguz B. - Comparison of oral ribavirin treatment in Crimean–Congo haemorrhagic fever: a historical cohort study in Turkey
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Dolapci I. - Investigation and sequencing of urease gene of H. pylori cocoid forms after exposure to different environmental conditions
Domaszewska A. - Epidemiology of Candidakrusei and Candida inconspicua infections in haematology-oncology ward
Domenech A. - Efficacy of linezolid alone and in combination with rifampin in staphylococcal experimental foreign-body infection
Domingo D. - Infections due to non-pigmented rapidly growing mycobacteria in Madrid, 2005
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Domingo P. - Mycobacterium tuberculosis disease in HIV-infected patients in HAART era
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Domingo D. - Candida kefyr: a new emerging pathogen?
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Dominguez M.A. - Standarisation of a rabbit model of methicillin-susceptible, methicillin-resistant and glycopeptide intermediate Staphylococcus aureus meningitis
Dominguez J. - Utility of the IFN-g assays using Mycobacterium tuberculosis-specific antigens for the diagnosis of latent infection in contacts of people with sputum smear-positive pulmonary tuberculosis
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Domzalska-Popadiuk I. - Mannan-binding lectin in neonates
Donaghy P. - Prevalence of an epidemic ESBL-producing Escherichia coli strain in LTCFs in Belfast
Donaldson L. - WHO first Global Patient Safety Challenge: current achievements
Dondou V. - Epidemiology and antibiotic resistance of bacterial isolates from patients with bacteraemia in an intensive care unit
Dong Y.Q. - Cloning and purification of a sortase-like protein in Streptococcus suis type 2
Doniec M. - Evaluation of a rapid new stool antigen test for diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori infection in adult patients
Donkor S. - Using ELISPOT to expose false positive skin test conversion in tuberculosis contacts
Donnard S. - Recurrent cutaneous leishmaniasis due to Leishmania (Viannia) guyanensis after treatment with pentamidine: a study of 7 cases and analysis of this nosological entity
Donnarumma G. - Effect of moxifloxacin and human beta-defensin 2 on ICAM-1 and cytokines expression in human lung epithelial cell line
Donnelly J.P. - Detection of zygomycete-specific biological markers in BAL fluid of patients with suspected invasive fungal infection
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Doran G. - Plasmid-mediated quinolone resistance in non-typhi serotypes of Salmonella enterica in Ireland in 2001–May 2006
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Doric M. - Rapid systemic propagation of Legionella longbeachae lung infection in A/J mice
Dörlemann S. - Determination of PK/PD parameters of moxifloxacin against Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron in vitro at static and at varying drug concentrations
Dornbusch K. - Characterisation of Escherichia coli isolates producing extended-spectrum b-lactamases from a hospital and its surrounding healthcare centres in Stockholm
Dorneanu O. - Resistance to antibiotics in coagulase-negative staphylococci in an infectious diseases hospital, Iasi, Romania
Doroana M. - Cardiovascular risk evaluation in HIV-infected adults
Dorobat C. - Clinical and paraclinical aspects of tuberculous meningitis in a hospital of infectious diseases, Iasi, Romania
Dörr P.J. - The influence of uterine contractions during labour on the pharmacokinetics of intravenously administered amoxicillin
Doshi N. - Antibiotic resistance among Gram-negative bacilli causing meningitis in an adult neurosurgical centre in Manchester, UK: implications for effective antibiotic therapy
Doudounakis S. - Antibiotic resistance of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia in children with cystic fibrosis to the currently used antibiotics
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Douka E. - Multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii susceptible only to colistin outbreak in a cardiac surgical intensive care unit
Doulgeroglou V. - Helicobacter pylori infection in symptomatic HIV-seropositive and seronegative patients: a case-control study
Dove M.G. - Diversity of bla-type genes in extended-spectrum b-lactamases producing Klebsiella pneumoniae strains, isolated in 2003 and 2004 at a hospital in Pretoria, South Africa
Dow M. - Genotype of hepatitis C virus in Libya
Dowell J. - Anidulafungin: pharmacokinetics and tissue distribution in rats
Dowsett B. - Report of multicentre outbreak of Buffalopox virus infection in burn units, Karachi, Pakistan
Dowzicky M. - Antimicrobial susceptibility of 2,254 isolates from different body sites: Tigecycline Evaluation Surveillance Trial (TEST) in South America, 2004–2006
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  - 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
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  - 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
  - Pharmacodynamic evaluation of 7 antimicrobials recommended for secondary peritonitis, including the novel agent tigecycline, using global resistance data
  - 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
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  - Tigecycline in vitro activity against often difficult to treat European pathogens
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Doyle J. - Invasive mould infections in paediatric cancer and transplant patients
Doyle M. - Tobramycin resistance in Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates from children with cystic fibrosis on nebulised tobramycin – temporal relationship with antibiotic usage
Doyuk Kartal E. - Case report: Granulicatella elegans causing native valve endocarditis
Drabu Y. - Assessing the biological efficacy and rate of recontamination following hydrogen peroxide vapour decontamination
Draghi D. - Influence of polysorbate 80 on susceptibility of Gram-positive bacteria to oritavancin
Draghi D.C. - Profile of ceftobiprole activity against S. aureus, S. pneumoniae, Enterobacteriaceae, and P. aeruginosa: results of the 2005–2006 Surveillance Program
Draghi D. - 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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Draghi D.C. - Baseline surveillance profile of doripenem against key Gram-negative pathogens encountered in Europe
Draghi D. - Current susceptibility patterns for Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae isolates from Europe: findings of the 2005–2006 GLOBAL Surveillance Program
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Dragijeva E. - High rate of extended-spectrum b-lactamases among Enterobacteriaceae blood-culture isolates from Bulgarian hospitals
Dragoescu M. - Mechanisms of resistance in multiple-antibiotic-resistant Escherichia coli strains isolated from drinking and recreational, salmaster waters
Dragoev K. - Susceptibility of Acinetobacter spp. to antimicrobial agents with respect to their susceptibility to carbapenems
Dragomir C. - Detection, quantifiation and investigation of virulence potential of dental-plaque formers by optic and scanning electron microscopy and microbiological assessment tools
Dragomirescu C.C. - Antimicrobial resistance of S. aureus strains isolated in 2005 from nosocomial infections in Romania
Drai-Hasid R. - Comparative study of group B Streptococcus differential agar versus LIM broth for detection and identification of Streptococcus agalactiae in pregnant women
Drescher D. - Impact of pretravel medical consultation on behaviour and health status of travellers
Dromer F. - Comparison of RPMI and AM3 medium for in vitro susceptibility testing of caspofungin against Candida spp. by EUCAST broth microdilution method
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Drougka E. - Clonal types and serotypes of multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates spread in a university hospital in Greece
Droutsas D. - Microbial keratitis and antimicrobial resistance of the isolates during a nine-year period
Drudy D. - Clostridium difficile in Europe: results of the 2005 European-wide survey
Drugeon H. - In vitro antibacterial activity of tigecycline against anaerobic hospital isolates; comparison of two methods in France: a multicentre study
Drugeon H.B. - In vitro antibacterial activity of tigecycline against hospital isolates: comparison of two methods and proposal for zone diameter breakpoints in France: a multicentre study
Drzewiecki A. - Infections in pregnant women caused by Streptococcus agalactiae and problems with growing MLSB-type resistance
Duarte A. - Retrospective analysis of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii isolates recovered during a 3-year period in a Portuguese hospital
Duarte N. - Cardiovascular risk evaluation in HIV-infected adults
Dubanchet A. - In vitro antibacterial activity of tigecycline against hospital isolates: comparison of two methods and proposal for zone diameter breakpoints in France: a multicentre study
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Duboc-almeida G. - Isolation of group B Streptococcus from blood cultures of newborns at a large Brazilian hospital
Dubois V. - A novel method for the detection of extended-spectrum b-lactamases, metallo-b-lactamases and AmpC producing Gram-negative bacilli in a single test: the CICA beta-test
Dubreuil L. - In vitro antibacterial activity of tigecycline against anaerobic hospital isolates; comparison of two methods in France: a multicentre study
Duburcq X. - A comparative study of the new Access® HBs Ag assay and the HBs Ag confirmatory assay from Beckman Coulter
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Ducancelle A. - Multi-centre evaluation of a new hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) assay on the family of Access® immunoassay systems
Duckworth G. - Improving the evidence base for the effectiveness of Staphylococcal healthcare-associated infection interventions
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Duerr H. - Model-based pandemic influenza preparedness planning
Duesberg C.B. - Biological fitness of fluoroquinolone-resistant invasive clinical isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae
D'Ugo E. - Rapid insurgence of a viral-resistant mutant in WHV chronically infected woodchucks treated with lamivudine and a PRE-S/S CHO-derived hepatitis B virus vaccine
Dugua J.M. - Performance evaluation of VIDIA HIV DUO, a new automated immunoassay test for the qualitative HIV antigen/antibodies detection in serum and plasma human samples
Duhamel D. - Sensitivity studies of the new Access® HBs Ag and HBs Ag confirmatory assays from Beckman Coulter
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Dukart G. - Efficacy of tigecycline versus levofloxacin in patients hospitalised with community-acquired pneumonia: analysis of risk factors
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Dumaidi K. - Enterovirus meningitis in south west Greece: clinical manifestations and CSF laboratory findings
Dumartin C. - Antimicrobial consumption and resistance in Staphylococcus aureus and Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates from 47 French hospitals
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Dumas A.M. - Changes in healthcare-associated infection rates in French maternity units from 1997 to 2003
Dumaual E. - Rapid, sensitive and specific lateral-flow immunochromatographic device to measure antibodies to HSV-2 in serum and whole blood
Dumitriu S. - Beta-lactamase production and antibiotic susceptibility testing of anaerobic Gram-negative bacilli isolated from oral and maxillofacial infections
Dumitru I. - Listeriosis in pregnant women
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Dumitru E. - Epidemiological considerations about hydatid disease in Constanta county, Romania
Dumontet C. - Fatal viral opportunistic infections and Epstein-Barr virus positive large B-cell lymphoma after alemtuzumab treatment for a refractory Sezary syndrome
Dumoulin A. - Implementation of a real-time RT-PCR assay to improve diagnostics of dengue virus infections
Dumpis U. - Association between antibiotic use and incidence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in general intensive care unit
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Duncan J. - Genotypic and phenotypic diversity of clinical Bordetella pertussis isolates in the UK from 1920 to 2005
Dündar D. - In vitro activity of tigecycline against pathogens from Turkey – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
Dunne M. - A new chromogenic agar medium, chromID VRE®, to screen for vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium and Enterococcus faecalis
Dunne W.M. - The prevalence and genetic relatedness of KPC-possessing Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates from a United States hospital
Duperrier S. - Internalin gene in natural atypically haemolytic Listeria innocua strains suggests descent from L. monocytogenes
Dupont B. - Micafungin versus caspofungin in patients with invasive candidiasis or candidaemia: a Phase III, randomised, double-blind, parallel group, non-inferiority study
Duranay M. - Assessment of risk factors in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis-related peritonitis attacks
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Duris M. - 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
Durmus N. - CMV reactivation and antiviral immune response in patients with septic shock
Duse A. - Comparison of antifungal susceptibility test methods for yeasts using broth microdilution, EtestTM and Fungitest
Dusé A.G. - Molecular characterisation of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in South Africa
Duse A. - Characterisation of multidrug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from Johannesburg, South Africa, by spoligotyping
Dworniczek E. - Bacterial biofilms in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis
Dymarkowski S. - PET-CT scan in patients with infective endocarditis for early detection of embolisation and metastatic infection
Dyrhol-Riise A.M. - Rapid diagnosis of tuberculous pleuritis by real-time PCR
Dyson E. - Enzyme-linked Immunospot testing to assess the cell-mediated immune response to anthrax vaccine precipitated booster vaccination
Dziadek B. - Cholesterol oxidase as a virulence factor of Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Dziadek J. - Cholesterol oxidase as a virulence factor of Mycobacterium tuberculosis
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Dziekan G. - WHO first Global Patient Safety Challenge: current achievements
Dzierzanowska D. - GES-1 and TEM-1-like b-lactamases of Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains isolated from patients in two Warsaw hospitals
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Dzierzanowska-Fangrat K. - Prevalence of antimicrobial resistance among Polish Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli strains isolated from humans and chicken meat
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Dzupova O. - Treatment outcomes in adult purulent meningitis: a specialised centre experience in the Czech Republic