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Fabiani M. - 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
Fábrega A. - Multidrug-resistant Escherichia coli mutants selected with diazepam or lomefloxacin overexpressing soxS, sdiA, acrAB, TolC and PBP3
Fabry J. - REA-RAISIN: microbiology of national surveillance network of ICU-acquired infections, France, 2005
  - Changes in healthcare-associated infection rates in French maternity units from 1997 to 2003
  - REA-RAISIN: National surveillance network of ICU-acquired infections, France, 2005
Fabry for the HELICS-ICU Data Centre J. - European surveillance of ICU-acquired infections (HELICS-ICU), 2004–2005: ICU-acquired pneumonia
Fabry for the HELICS-SSI working group J. - European surveillance of surgical site infections (HELICS-SSI), 2004–2005
Fadda G. - In vitro activity of tigecycline and comparators against Acinetobacter baumannii isolated from severe infections in Italy
Fadem S. - A quantitative analysis of clincal nasal swab samples testing positive for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Fadhil I. - Efficacy of oritavancin in a mouse model of Streptococcus pneumoniae pneumonia
Faella F. - Pneumococcal meningitis is a cause of death in patients with severe liver cirrhosis
Faghihi F. - Serology and immunological study on the infectivity of host animals and ticks (Ixodidae, Argasidae) to CCHF virus in Ardabil Province, Iran
Fahr A. - Evaluation of a rapid molecular dipstick assay for the direct detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in clinical specimens
Fairest J. - In vitro activities of daptomycin against isolates of Gram-positive organisms causing skin and soft tissue infections, compared to vancomycin, linezolid, and teicoplanin
Fairuz A. - Epidemiology of human leptospirosis in Malaysia
Fakiri E. - Molecular methodologies in identifing mycobacteria isolates and detecting Mycobacteria spp. directly in clinical samples
  - 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
Falagas M.E. - Infectious complications of monoclonal antibodies used in cancer therapy
  - Matching criteria in case-control studies in the field of antimicrobial resistance
Falagas M. - Prevalence of genotypic resistance to nucleoside analogues, non-nucleoside analogues and protease inhibitors in HIV-infected persons in Athens, Greece
Falagas M.E. - A meta-analysis of risk factors for mortality in patients with emphysematous pyelonephritis
  - Candida albicans versus non-albicans bloodstream infection in critically ill patients: differences in risk factors and outcome
  - Matching criteria in case-control studies in postoperative infections
Falagas M. - Do high doses of quinolones decrease the emergence of antibacterial resistance? A systematic review of data from comparative clinical trials
  - Helicobacter pylori infection in symptomatic HIV-seropositive and seronegative patients: a case-control study
Falagas M.E. - Clindamycin/aminoglycoside versus b-lactam monotherapy for the treatment of intra-abdominal infections: a meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials
  - Linezolid versus a glycopeptide or b-lactam for treatment of Gram-positive bacterial infections: a meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials
  - Acinetobacter infections: a growing threat for critically ill patients
Falagas M. - Comparison of macrolides, quinolones, and amoxicillin/clavulanic acid for the treatment of patients with acute bacterial exacerbations of chronic bronchitis: a meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials
Falagas M.E. - Temporal trends in the methodological quality of randomised controlled trials of antimicrobial agents
  - Comparison of first with second-line antibiotics for acute bacterial exacerbations of chronic bronchitis: a meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials
  - Antimicrobial resistance of Escherichia coli urinary isolates from primary care patients in Greece
Falcou-Briatte R. - 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
  - Specificity studies of the new Access® HBs Ag and HBs Ag confirmatory assays from Beckman Coulter
Faleiro L. - The importance of signal recognition particle for viability of Streptococcus pneumoniae
Falkenberg 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
Fang A. - Pharmacokinetics of azithromycin in serum and sinus fluid after administration of extended release and immediate release formulations in patients with acute bacterial sinusitis
Fang H. - Characterisation of Escherichia coli isolates producing extended-spectrum b-lactamases from a hospital and its surrounding healthcare centres in Stockholm
  - Community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Stockholm with increased genetic diversity
Fanou D. - Patient demand for antibiotic prescription. An often-neglected cause of antibiotic resistance in the community
Fanti G. - Differences in the features of staphylococcal bacteraemias in adults with and without cancer
Fantin B. - Levofloxacin-rifampin combination is highly bactericidal in experimental methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus prosthetic joint infection
Faria M.C. - Rapid variations in the macrolide resistance frequency, phenotypes and clones of group A streptococci from pharyngeal colonisation and infections, 2000 to 2006
Fariñas C. - Trends in pneumococcal bacteraemia in adults after the beginning of a pneumococcal vaccination programme
Fariñas M.C. - 111-indium labelled leukocyte renal scintigraphy in patients with candiduria: preliminary results of a prospective study
  - Invasive cryptococcosis associated with treatment with adalimumab, a tumour necrosis factor alpha-antagonist agent
Farivar T.N. - Association of apolipoprotein E polymorphism with tuberculosis
Farkasova A. - 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
Farrell D. - 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
Farrell D.J. - Demography and antibacterial susceptibility of community-acquired respiratory tract infection pathogens in Year 6 vs Year 5 of the PROTEKT surveillance programme
Farrell D. - High prevalence of inducible clindamycin resistance among community-associated methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Europe
Farrell D.J. - Macrolide resistance by ribosomal mutation detected in clinical isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae isolated from PROTEKT, 2000–2005
Farrell D. - Comparative activity of telavancin against Gram-positive pathogens using European and CLSI susceptibility testing methods
Farzandy G. - Comparison of cefuroxime and amoxicillin/clavulanate in the treatment of acute sinusitis in a sample of Iranian population
Fatkenheuer G. - Incidence of disseminated Mycobacterium avium complex infection in the USA compared to three European regions
  - Comparison of clinical outcomes in patients with Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia and endocarditis presenting with or without systemic inflammatory response syndrome
Fätkenheuer G. - New targets for innovative HIV treatment
Fatollahzadeh B. - Prevalence of enteropathogenic and shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli among children with and without diarrhoea in Iran
  - The role of typical and atypical enteropathogenic Escherichia coli in diarrhoea
Fattom A.I. - Capsular and surface polysaccharide serotypes of methicillin-susceptible and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains currently circulating in Germany
Faulde M. - Seroprevalence of IgG antibodies against flaviviruses in German soldiers
Favia G. - Molecular diagnostics of noroviruses detected in Apulia, Italy
Favorov M.O. - Use of avian influenza genodiagnostics in the Republic of Kazakhstan
Fayaz A. - The situation of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever in the last years in Iran
Fazaeli A. - Fifteen-year experience with pulmonary hydatidosis: clinical manifestation, diagnosis and treatment
Fazio D. - Antimicrobial susceptibility of anaerobic and facultative aerobic bacteria isolated from pus specimens of orofacial infections and b-lactamase production
Fe A. - Predictive risk factors for amputation in diabetic fetid foot infections
Febbo F. - Incidence of double positive amplifications from immunocompetent patients screened for active human herpesvirus replication
Fedeli U. - Prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus carriage in Italian long-term care facilities
Fegeler W. - Parallel- and cross-resistance of the azoles fluconazole, itraconazole, kezoconazole, voriconazole, and of fluconazole to clinical yeast isolates
Feierl G. - Community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Austria: prevalence and clinical features
  - Antibiotic resistance of community-acquired urinary tract infections in south-east Austria. Emergence of E. coli producing extended-spectrum b-lactamase
Feito M. - Membrane cofactor protein (CD46) binding to clinical isolates of Streptococcus pyogenes: binding to M type 18 strains is independent of Emm or Enn proteins
Feizabadi M. - Use of multilocus enzyme electrophoresis to examine genetic relationships among isolates of Klebsiellapneumoniae
Fejza H. - Seroprevalence of HIV, hepatitis B and hepatitis C among intravenous drug users, men who have sex with men and commercial sex workers in Kosova
Feldhues R. - Pharmaeconomics of aspergillosis after liver transplantation: a descriptive evaluation
Feldmann H. - The situation of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever in the last years in Iran
Feldmann K. - Rapid detection of multidrug-resistant and heteroresistant tuberculosis in one day using the new molecular-biological test Genotype MTBDRTM
Félix D. - Characterisation of the genetic structure of the invasive macrolide-resistant pneumococci in Portugal
Fellermann K. - Different antimicrobial activity of beta defensins and colonic biopsy extracts against aerobic and anaerobic bacterial strains of the gastrointestinal tract
Fellous A. - New antiprotozoal drugs refered as antimicrotubular haloacetamidobenzoates
Felmingham D. - Demography and antibacterial susceptibility of community-acquired respiratory tract infection pathogens in Year 6 vs Year 5 of the PROTEKT surveillance programme
  - A comparison of the CLSI (formerly NCCLS), EUCAST and various EU country standard methods for the susceptibility testing of retapamulin, a novel pleuromutilin
  - In vitro activity of retapamulin, a novel pleuromutilin, against Staphylococcus spp. (n = 1413) and Streptococcus pyogenes (n = 503) from 26 European centres
  - Comparison between respiratory and blood isolates of community-acquired Streptococcus pneumoniae from the UK and Ireland: resistance and serotypes
Felsberg J. - Characterisation of Neisseria meningitidis B causing invasive disease in the Czech Republic
Fenkelstein R.A. - First outbreak of carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae in an Israeli university hospital
Fenner L. - Plasmid-mediated AmpC b-lactamases in Enterobacteriaceae lacking a chromosomal ampC gene and E. coli: prevalence at a Swiss university hospital and distribution of the different molecular types in the northern part of Switzerland
  - First case of nosocomial Clostridium difficile toxinotype III, PCR-ribotype 027-associated disease in Switzerland
Fenoll A. - Molecular characterisation of Streptococcus pneumoniae strains isolated from children with acute otitis media in Barcelona (1992–2005)
  - Effect of the introduction of the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine on invasive disease produced by Streptococcus pneumoniae
  - A real-time PCR assay for typing emerging pneumococcal serotypes
Fenske S. - Heterogeneity of Chlamydia trachomatis L2 strains involved in the current outbreak of Lymphogranuloma venereum
Ferech M. - Antibiotic consumption in three hospitals, Latvia, 2005
  - Antimicrobial consumption in Southern and Eastern Mediterranean hospitals: final results from the ARMed Project
  - Variability in the number and pattern of the most frequently used antibiotics to treat outpatients in 28 European countries
Ferenczi E. - Detection of Dobrava hantavirus infections in rodents (Apodemus agrarius, A. flavicollis) in the Transdanubian region of Hungary
Ferguson N.M. - The role of mathematical modelling in pandemic preparedness
Ferhatovic M. - Praziquantel in prevention of complicated echinococcosis relapses
Ferko N. - Long-term public health effects of vaccination against cervical cancer in Germany: results from a Markov model
Fernandes E. - XDR tuberculosis in Lisbon health region
Fernandes A. - In vitro biofilm-forming ability and antimicrobial resistance of enterococci from intensive and extensive farming boilers
Fernandez C. - 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
Fernandez F.J. - Arthritis and chronic hepatitis C virus infection
Fernández E. - Carbapenem resistance among clinical isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Acinetobacter baumannii from hospitals in Cochabamba, Bolivia
Fernández L. - Infections due to non-pigmented rapidly growing mycobacteria in Madrid, 2005
Fernández M.J. - Changing of hepatitis C virus genotypes patterns in HIV-positive and -negative patients in Northern Spain
Fernandez F.J. - Expression of phagocyte Fcg receptors during anti-tuberculous treatment
  - Expression of phagocyte Fcg receptors in HIV infected patients with tuberculosis
  - Phagocyte Fcg receptors expression in bacteraemia
Fernández C. - Characterisation of an E. coli strain producer of metallo-b-lactamase in a paediatric hospital
Fernandez E. - Plasmid analysis and location of the OXA-40 carbapenemase gene in multidrug-resistant endemic clones of Acinetobacter baumannii
Fernandez F. - Use of clustering techniques for the prediction of microbiologic breakpoints, in well established bacteria-antibiotic pairs and in the Acinetobacter spp.–tigecycline combination
Fernández I. - Prospective, randomised trial of three antiseptic solutions for prevention of central venous or arterial catheter colonisation in intensive care unit patients
Fernández R. - Three years of universal molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis in Almeria (Spain), a setting with a high proportion of TB in immigrants
Fernandez G. - Clinical features of dengue infections, and predictors of dengue haemorrhagic fever in Singapore
Fernandez T. - Microorganisms prevalence in urethritis in primary attendance
Fernandez M. - Genotype MTBDR assay for rapid detection of rifampin and isoniazid resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates
Fernandez on behalf of the Nordic Reference Group for Methods in Medical Mycology V. - Diagnostics of fungal infections in the Nordic countries: we still need to improve!
Fernandez Rendon E. - Detection of class I integrons of Aeromonas ssp. strains isolated from diarrhogenic disease
Fernandez Rivera J. - Control programme of an outbreak of pneumococcal pneumonia among residents of a rest home in southern Spain
Fernández Roblas R. - Streptococcus agalactiae endocarditis: improved prognosis of a severe infection
Fernandez Roblas R. - Differences in biofilm development by non-pigmented rapidly growing mycobacteria using different culture media
Fernández Roblas R. - Enterococcal endocarditis: a comparison of patients with native and prosthetic valve endocarditis and analysis of risk factors of mortality
Fernandez-Cofrades E. - Trends in bacteraemia due to Pseudomonas aeruginosa: comparison between oncohaematologic and non-oncohaematologic patients
Fernández-Fernández F.J. - Pyomyositis. A current review
Fernández-Guerrero M. - Streptococcus agalactiae endocarditis: improved prognosis of a severe infection
  - Chagas' disease: a growing problem in Spain
  - Liver abscesses: changes in aetiology associated with inmigration
Fernandez-Guerrero M. - Increase in prevalence of primary mutations in naive HIV patients in Spain
Fernández-Guerrero M. - Enterococcal endocarditis: a comparison of patients with native and prosthetic valve endocarditis and analysis of risk factors of mortality
Fernández-Martínez A. - Determination of the invasiveness of non-pigmented rapidly growing mycobacteria by means of two different in vitro assays
Fernandez-Olmos A. - Primary resistance and treatment associated resistance to adefovir in four chronic hepatitis B patients
  - Prevention of Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilm formation with antibiotics used in cystic fibrosis patients during early broncopulmonary colonisation
  - Prevalence of hepatitis B virus genotypes in patients with chronic hepatitis B virus infection in Madrid
  - Antifungal drug susceptibility testing of Candida sp. by two methods: CLSI(M27-A2) broth microdilution and the image analyser method Wider-I
Fernandez-Ramirez A. - Pertactin evaluation as immunogen in murine model
Fernández-Roblas R. - Determination of the invasiveness of non-pigmented rapidly growing mycobacteria by means of two different in vitro assays
Fernandez-Rodriguez A. - A real-time PCR protocol to detect Neisseria meningitidis in formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded tissues
Fernández-Sabé N. - Legionnaires' disease in solid-organ transplant recipients revisited
Fernández-Viladrich P. - Community-acquired Listeria monocytogenes meningitis in adults
  - Host susceptibility to accute community-acquired bacterial meningitis: multicentre study of genetic markers
Fernea A. - Characterisation of the wild type AmpC b-lactamase CHE
Ferrández O. - Mortality risk factors in patients admitted to an emergency unit with severe infection treated with imipenem
Ferrant A. - Usefulness of a general chemotherapy myelotoxicity score to predict febrile neutropenia in haematological cancers
Ferreira E. - Spread of clinical extended-spectrum b-lactamase (CTX-M)-producing Escherichia coli in Portugal
Ferreira L. - Repeated lumbar puncture in patients with pneumococcal meningitis: practical or anxiolytic relevance?
Ferreira S. - Occurrence and diversity of genetic resistance determinants among Enterobacteriaceae clinical isolates in Aveiro, Portugal
Ferreira A. - HIV infection in an intensive care unit
Ferreira E. - Spread of extended-spectrum b-lactamases among clinical Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates from an Algerian hospital
Ferreira S. - Detection of extended-spectrum b-lactamases, including the CTX-M-type enzymes, among Enterobacteriaceae using VITEK 2 system and the Advanced Expert system
Ferreira T. - Epidemiology of multiresistant Enterococcus faecalis and Enterococcus faecium collected during 2004 to 2006 in a Lisbon hospital
Ferreira S. - VNTR typing as the next gold standard in the molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis
Ferreira T. - Retrospective analysis of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii isolates recovered during a 3-year period in a Portuguese hospital
Ferreira M. - Chlamydia trachomatis genotypes and infection rates in Lisbon, 1991–2005
Ferreira E. - Beta-lactam resistance mechanisms in clinical isolates of Proteus spp. in Portugal: plasmid-mediated inhibitor resistant TEM and extended-spectrum b-lactamases
Ferrer E. - Efficacy and safety of tenofovir, abacavir and efavirenz in treatment-naïve patients: 48-week results (The ABATE Trial)
Ferrera A. - Increased prevalence of genotype G2P(4) among children with rotavirus-associated gastroenteritis in Honduras
Ferrero D.V. - 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''
Ferrero G.M. - 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''
Ferreros P. - Utility of the Gen-Probe amplified MTD test for the tuberculosis diagnosis in formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded histologic specimens
Ferretti J. - Molecular epidemiology of bacteriophages in group A streptococcal strains belonging to serotype M49
Ferro V.A. - Assessment of susceptibilities of a range of antibiotic-resistant clinical isolates to Aloe vera inner gel
Ferry T. - Heteregeneous but higher adhesive properties of hospital-acquired MRSA Lyon clone isolates in comparison to MSSA isolates
  - Usefulness of analysis of the Vbeta repertoire of T cells for the early diagnosis of staphylococcal and streptococcal toxic shock syndrome
  - Clinical and microbiological features of 55 cases of staphylococcal toxic shock syndrome in France
Ferry S. - Phylogenetic groups, antibiotic susceptibility, biofilm formation and PFGE in Escherichia coli from community-acquired cystitis
Fesenmeir S. - High throughput-screening for Chlamydia trachomatis in urogenital clinical samples using an ELISA-based PCR-system
Feyzioglu B. - Antibiotic resistance of enterococci isolated from blood cultures during 2003–2006
Fialová M. - Helcococcus kunzii isolation from prosthetic joint infection
Fickweiler K. - Identification and antimicrobial susceptibility of viridans streptococci isolated from blood cultures in Leipzig, Germany
Fieser N. - Evaluation of the Merlin MICRONAUT system for rapid direct susceptibility testing of Gram-positive cocci and Gram-negative bacilli from positive blood cultures
Fiett J. - Prevalence and molecular epidemiology of CTX-M b-lactamases in Croatia
Figueiredo T.A. - Presence of family phage-like elements conferring efflux-mediated macrolide resistance in group G streptococci
Filik I.T. - The effect of efflux pump inhibitor on MIC values of nalidixic acit, flouroquinolones and macrolide of multidrug-resistant Escherichia coli
Filimonova O.Y. - Prevalence and mechanisms of Streptococcus pyogenes resistance to macrolides in Moscow, Russian Federation
Filip O. - Resistance to antibiotics in coagulase-negative staphylococci in an infectious diseases hospital, Iasi, Romania
Filius P.M. - Shortage of antimicrobial agents in Europe: results of an international survey
Filius P.M.G. - Risk factors, including antibiotic use, at hospital level for outbreaks with Clostridium difficile PCR ribotype 027
Fillol R. - Non-tuberculous mycobacteria in a Spanish teaching hospital during a five-year period
Fina G. - Resident OXA-51-like carbapenemases in Acinetobacter baumannii: a useful marker for genotyping?
Findik D. - Antibiotic resistance of enterococci isolated from blood cultures during 2003–2006
Findova L. - Nosocomial endocarditis due to Gram-negative bacteria
  - Persistent bacteraemic infective endocarditis
Fingerle V. - Epidemiological aspects of Borrelia spielmanii from Germany with special respect to its genetic heterogeneity
Finnström N. - A semi-automated procedure for monitoring of cytomegalovirus
Finnstrom N. - Evaluation of an automated sample preparation system (MDx) in combination with affigene CMV trender
Fiorelli C. - 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
Firsov A. - Concentration-dependent selection of resistant mutants of Enterococcus faecium exposed to linezolid in an in vitro dynamic model
  - Bacterial strain-independent anti-staphylococcal effects of telavancin in an in vitro dynamic model that simulates multiple-dose pharmacokinetics in humans
  - Comparative pharmacodynamics of telavancin and vancomycin with Staphylococcus aureus: multiple-dose simulations using an in vitro dynamic model
Fischer S. - Opportunistic properties of insect microsporidia
Fischer R.L. - Bactericidal effect of Ltx peptides against Staphylococcus aureus in vitro and in murine skin infection model
Fischer-Brugge U. - High incidence of Clostridium difficile associated diarrhoea with a community onset in a hyperendemic region in Germany
Fischer-Brügge U. - Characterisation and management of healthcare onset Clostridiumdifficile associated diarrhoea in a hyperendemic region in Germany
Fischetti V.A. - Controlling pathogenic bacteria with phage lytic enzymes
Fiserova A. - Distinct Neisseria meningitidis isolates display different cytokine induction capacities in an ex vivo whole-blood model
Fisgin T. - Protein Z, other natural anticoagulan and procalcitonin levels in adult patients with sepsis
Fish D. - The evaluation of a fluoroquinolone restriction policy at a university teaching hospital
Fisher A. - A decade of levofloxacin: summary of the cumulative clinical trial safety database
  - Once daily, levofloxacin 750 mg for 5 days in the treatment of acute pyelonephritis and associated bacteraemia
Fisher L.M. - Mode of action and resistance of the new fluoroquinolone BOL-303224-A
Fitrou H. - Comparative evaluation of internists' behaviour regarding hand hygiene in the emergency room and in the wards of a tertiary university hospital in Greece
  - Compliance of healthcare workers with hand hygiene rules in the emergency room of two tertiary hospitals in the area of Athens
Fitzgerald G. - Reduction of pathogen shedding and alleviation of disease signs in pigs challenged with Salmonella Typhimurium by the application of a five-strain probiotic combination
Fitzgerald G.F. - Deletion analysis of LysK, a bacteriophage-derived protein with anti-MRSA activity
Fitzgerald S. - Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia in the south-east of Ireland 2002–2006
Fitzpatrick M. - Routine use of blood culture bottles can reduce detection time in PD peritonitis
Fjeldsøe-Nielsen H. - Susceptibility of ESBL, AmpC and K1 b-lactamase producing Enterobacteriaceae to carbapenems in Copenhagen, Denmark
  - Epidemiology of ESBL-positive Enterobacteriacae in Copenhagen, Denmark
  - Prevalence of AmpC among cephalosporin-resistant Escherichia coli and Klebsiella spp.
Flahault A. - Transmission potential of Chikungunya fever in a two-wave epidemic in Reunion Island
Flamm R. - Baseline activity of ceftobiprole against methicillin-susceptible and -resistant staphylococcal clinical isolates from Europe collected in 2005–2006
  - Activity of ceftobiprole against Pseudomonas aeruginosa clinical isolates from Europe collected in 2005–2006
Flandrois J. - pncA and rpoB mutations in Mycobacteriumtuberculosis, a 3-year experiment in Lyon, France
Flecheux O. - 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
  - 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
Fleet E. - Impact of antibiotic referral and management system on antibiotic expenditure in a hospital
Fleisch F. - Prospective evaluation of risk factors for catheter-related bloodstream infections in two Swiss hospitals
Flemetakis A. - Antimicrobial susceptibility of gonococci isolated in Greece in 2005. Dramatic increase in quinolone resistance rate due to a single serovar
Fleming M. - Enhanced surveillance of MRSA bacteraemia in English hospitals: comparison of risk factors in patients with community onset bacteraemia with cases whose onset was in hospital
Flick R. - The situation of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever in the last years in Iran
Flonta M. - Diagnosis difficulties of infective endocarditis in children, adolescents and young adults without cardiac predisposing factors – results of a case series
  - Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection – 63 case studies
  - Community-acquired Gram-positive sepsis
  - Resistance dynamics and multidrug resistance among Klebsiella spp. and Pseudomonas aeruginosa in severe sepsis
Florent L. - Synergistic effect of lactoferricin/amoxicillin associations against ``two canine'' amoxicillin-resistant Staphylococcus intermedius strains
Florescu S. - Current concepts of malaria in Romania
  - Visceral leishmaniasis cases in Romania
Floret N. - Surveillance of occupational blood and body fluids exposures
Florindo A. - A four-year epidemiological study of aetiological agents of yeast infections and antifungal susceptibility profiles in the centre of Portugal
Florindo C. - Chlamydia trachomatis genotypes and infection rates in Lisbon, 1991–2005
Flückiger U. - Throat swabs are necessary to reliably detect carriers of Staphylococcus aureus
Flueckiger U. - Stratified treatment of respiratory syncycital virus in haematopoetic stem cell transplanted patients
Fluit A.C. - Evaluation of MLVA and spa-typing as a rapid method for studying relationships of human and bovine Staphylococcus aureus
Flury M. - Extended-spectrum b-lactamase producing Enterobacteriaceae in a Swiss university hospital: molecular characterisation and susceptibility to ertapenem
Foka A. - Expression of icaA and icaD genes by quantitative real-time PCR in correlation to biofilm synthesis among methicillin-resistant coagulase-negative staphylococci
  - Clonal analysis of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus epidermidis strains isolated from bloodstream infections in Greece
  - Clonal types and serotypes of multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates spread in a university hospital in Greece
  - Tracking the epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains producing Panton-Valentine leukocidin in Greece
Fokas St. - Time-to-positivity of aerobic blood cultures by using BacTec 9120 blood culture system
Fokas Sp. - Time-to-positivity of aerobic blood cultures by using BacTec 9120 blood culture system
Fokin A.A. - Main trends of outpatient antimicrobial consumption in Russia, 2000–2005
Fondelli S. - Catheter-associated urinary tract infections: distribution of uropathogens and patterns of antimicrobial resistance in an Italian hospital (2000–2006)
Fondjo E. - Trend in malaria vector resistance or susceptibility to insecticides in Cameroon
Fonsale N. - Value of early serum assay for dosage adjustment of vancomycin in continuous infusion
Fonseca A.P. - Growth, adhesion and biofilm formation of Pseudomonas aeruginosa with antibiotic-induced morphological changes under the influence of dynamic conditions
  - Adhesion of Staphylococcus epidermidis to a modified cellulose triacetate membrane
Font B. - Risk factors for inadequate antimicrobial treatment in patients with bloodstream infection
Fontana R. - Linezolid resistance in a Staphylococcus haemolyticus strain isolated in an intensive care unit
Fontanals D. - Risk factors for inadequate antimicrobial treatment in patients with bloodstream infection
  - Host susceptibility to accute community-acquired bacterial meningitis: multicentre study of genetic markers
  - Community-acquired Listeria monocytogenes meningitis in adults
  - Utility of the Gen-Probe amplified MTD test for the tuberculosis diagnosis in formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded histologic specimens
  - Prospective, randomised trial of three antiseptic solutions for prevention of central venous or arterial catheter colonisation in intensive care unit patients
Fontanelli A. - Mixed infection of the lower limb caused by rare bacterial and fungal pathogens in a patient with multiple traumatic injuries
Force E. - Standarisation of a rabbit model of methicillin-susceptible, methicillin-resistant and glycopeptide intermediate Staphylococcus aureus meningitis
Forgeot A. - Value of early serum assay for dosage adjustment of vancomycin in continuous infusion
Forne M. - Evaluation of two new tests for the detection of Helicobacter pylori in stool specimens
Fornebo H. - Febrile neutropenia in children with cancer; a retrospective Norwegian multicentre study
Forouzandeh M. - Evaluation of a competitive quantitative RT-PCR-ELISA system for quantification of HIV-1 RNA in plasma: comparison with COBAS Amplicor HIV-1 monitor test
Forquin M. - From insects to man: identification of virulence factors involved in the adaptation of the emerging pathogen Photorhabdus asymbiotica to human hosts
Forrest S.M. - Macrolide resistance by ribosomal mutation detected in clinical isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae isolated from PROTEKT, 2000–2005
Forsgren A. - Haemophilus influenzae survival during complement-mediated attacks is promoted by Moraxella catarrhalis outer membrane vesicles
  - Protein D of Haemophilus influenzae – the antigenic potential of a carrier protein
Forster D.H. - Streptobacillus moniliformis endocarditis diagnosed by 16S rRNA gene PCR and direct sequencing applied to a resected heart valve
Fortineau N. - A novel chromogenic medium for vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium and Enterococcus faecalis detection
Fortini D. - Epidemiology and molecular characterisation of clinical isolates of Escherichia coli producing extended-spectrum b-lactamases from Rome, Italy
Fortún J. - Prospective, multicentre study of caspofungin for prophylaxis in high-risk liver transplantation
Fortun J. - Trends in bacteraemia due to Pseudomonas aeruginosa: comparison between oncohaematologic and non-oncohaematologic patients
Foschi A. - 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
Fosse T. - Multidrug-resistant bacteria surveillance, France, 2002–2005
  - Severe invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae infection with cardiac involvement: report of two household cases
Foster S. - Staphylococcal components required for host–pathogen interaction as vaccine targets
Fotouhi F. - Preparation of the herpes simplex virus type 2 glycoprotein D subunit and DNA vaccines and evaluation of their efficacy in guinea pigs
Fouladi N. - Study of urinary tract infection in diabetic and non-diabetic patients and antibiotic sensitivity pattern of isolated organisms
Fournier P.-E. - First molecular detection of Rickettsia sibirica ssp. sibirica in skin biopsies from patients with north Asian tick typhus
Fournier P-E. - Mediterranean spotted fever: a reemerging rickettsiosis? New trends in epidemiology, ecology and clinical presentation
Foustoukou M. - Epidemiologic study of paediatric bacterial meningitis in Greece (1998–2006)
Fowler Jr V.G. - 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
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  - Activity of telavancin against Staphylococcus aureus isolates carrying the Panton-Valentine leukocidin gene in the ATLAS studies
  - ATLAS 1: the first Phase 3 study evaluating the new lipoglycopeptide, telavancin, for the treatment of patients with complicated skin and skin structure infections
Fox A. - Analysis of mixed microbial species in clinically relevant biofilms using denaturing HPLC
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Fraczek M. - Bacterial biofilms in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis
Fraile I. - Predictive risk factors for amputation in diabetic fetid foot infections
Fraile J. - Enterococcal endocarditis: a comparison of patients with native and prosthetic valve endocarditis and analysis of risk factors of mortality
Francesconi S. - Molecular diversity of Bacillus anthracis in Kazakhstan
Franchello A. - Whole blood real-time PCR for cytomegalovirus DNA quantification: analysis of PCR data and pp65 antigen test in a cohort of solid-organ transplant recipients
Francia M. - Emergence of worldwide epidemic clones of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium in a Northern Spain hospital
Francioli P. - Double locus sequence typing a new high through put typing method for MRSA. Results from a 1.5-year surveillance in a university hospital
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  - Comparative genome hybridisation of epidemic and sporadic methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains did not reveal a specific genetic factor
  - Double locus sequence typing, a new fast and unambiguous typing method to study the epidemiology of MRSA at a regional level
Franck S. - Time-to-report blood culture Gram stain and tentative susceptibility result
Francois P. - Comparative genome hybridisation of epidemic and sporadic methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains did not reveal a specific genetic factor
Francois C. - Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus clones producing toxic shock syndrome toxin 1: first case of intrafamily transmission
Francois P. - Genome variability of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus as revealed by comparative genome hybridisation with a multi-strain microarray
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Frank U. - Beta-lactam alone compared to b-lactam-macrolide combination therapy for community-acquired pneumonia: prospective, observational study using a propensity score
Franke G. - Successful treatment of a linezolid- and vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium sepsis with daptomycin plus doxycycline in an allogenic stem cell transplant recipient
Franklin A. - Antimicrobial resistance in Escherichia coli from pigs in relation to incidence of post-weaning diarrhoea and antimicrobial use
Franko-Kancler T. - Respiratory tract isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae – susceptibility to antimicrobial agents in Slovenia, 2002 and 2004
Frans J. - Prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus with reduced susceptibility to glycopeptides in Belgian hospitals: results of a multicentre survey
Frantzidou F. - Enterovirus meningitis in south west Greece: clinical manifestations and CSF laboratory findings
Franz K. - The use of QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube to screen for tuberculosis infection in employees of a Swiss university hospital
Franzen C. - Opportunistic properties of insect microsporidia
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Fraser A. - Efficacy and safety of aminoglycoside monotherapy: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials
Frauca E. - Monitoring of Epstein-Barr virus DNA in whole-blood samples of paediatric liver transplant recipients
Fredenucci I. - pncA and rpoB mutations in Mycobacteriumtuberculosis, a 3-year experiment in Lyon, France
Fredriksson-Ahomaa M. - Pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica widely distributed in finishing pigs at slaughter in Switzerland
Freeman J. - Analysis of reports of Clostridium difficile infection in phase 2 and 3 studies of tigecycline
Frei R. - First case of nosocomial Clostridium difficile toxinotype III, PCR-ribotype 027-associated disease in Switzerland
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  - Extended-spectrum b-lactamase producing Enterobacteriaceae in a Swiss university hospital: molecular characterisation and susceptibility to ertapenem
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Freiberger T. - Use of denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis for polymicrobial sample analysis
Freire A. - Micafungin versus liposomal amphotericin B (AmBisome®) in paediatric patients with invasive candidiasis or candidaemia
Freitas A. - Multi-drug resistant enterococci among Portuguese swine after growth promoter ban
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Freitas da Fonseca A. - Adhesion of Staphylococcus epidermidis to a modified cellulose triacetate membrane
Freixas N. - Tuberculosis in the very old: a ten-year experience
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Freixes N. - Risk factors for polymicrobial blood stream infections of biliary origin
Frej-Madrzak M. - The role of Chlamydophilapneumoniae in pathogenesis of adenoiditis in children
French G. - The molecular epidemiology of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus at a London teaching hospital
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Frère J. - Mercapto-phosphonate compounds as broad-spectrum inhibitors of the metallo-b-lactamases
Freudenberg M. - TLR-cascade in malaria: role in antiparasitic clearance
Freundlich M. - Aminoglycosides, mortality and increase of serum-creatinine in patients with bacteraemia given appropriate empirical therapy. A Danish hospital-based cohort study
Freyre C. - Comparison of real-time PCR and BDProbeTec ET system for rapid diagnosis of tuberculosis patients
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Frias E. - Improved performance of the automated toxoplasmosis IgG, IgM & IgG avidity assays on the Abbott ARCHITECT Instrument
Frias M.J. - Emergence of optochin resistance among Streptococcus pneumoniae in Portugal
Friaza V. - Association between systemic inflammation and Pneumocystis jirovecii colonisation in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
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Friedewald S. - Seroprevalence of IgG antibodies against flaviviruses in German soldiers
Friedichs C. - Rapid identification of viridans streptococci by mass-spectrometric discrimination
Friedland D. - Activity of telavancin against Staphylococcus aureus isolates carrying the Panton-Valentine leukocidin gene in the ATLAS studies
Friedman P. - Permanent pacemaker and implantable cardioverter-defibrillator-related infective endocarditis
Friedrich A.W. - Capsular and surface polysaccharide serotypes of methicillin-susceptible and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains currently circulating in Germany
Friedrich A. - Differences in the molecular epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus within the Dutch–German EUREGIO MRSA-net Twente/Münsterland
Friedrich S. - Comparison of methods for penicillinase detection in S. aureus
Friedrich L. - Clinical experience trends with daptomycin in the first two years: report from a registry
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  - Clinical factors associated with daptomycin outcomes in skin and soft-tissue infections
Friedrichs C. - Identification and antimicrobial susceptibility of viridans streptococci isolated from blood cultures in Leipzig, Germany
Frigato R. - Comparison of DiaSorin Liaison® and Architect® immunoassay systems for syphilis screening
Frigo N.V. - Antimicrobial resistance of Neisseria gonorrhoeae in the Russian Federation in 2006
Friis-Møller A. - Prevalence of AmpC among cephalosporin-resistant Escherichia coli and Klebsiella spp.
  - Epidemiology of ESBL-positive Enterobacteriacae in Copenhagen, Denmark
  - Susceptibility of ESBL, AmpC and K1 b-lactamase producing Enterobacteriaceae to carbapenems in Copenhagen, Denmark
Frimodt-Møller N. - Bactericidal effect of Ltx peptides against Staphylococcus aureus in vitro and in murine skin infection model
  - Epidemiology of ESBL-positive Enterobacteriacae in Copenhagen, Denmark
  - The impact of empiric antimicrobial treatment and the clinical microbiological guidance in sepsis
  - First cases of infection with Escherichia coli containing plasmid-mediated fluoroquinolone resistance (qnrA and qnrS) in Scandinavia
Frimodt-Moller N. - In vivo pharmacokinetics and intracellular accumulation of five antistaphylococcal agents in a murine model of peritonitis
  - Phylogenetic groups, antibiotic susceptibility, biofilm formation and PFGE in Escherichia coli from community-acquired cystitis
Frimodt-Møller N. - Comparison of oral dosing regimes for pivampicillin by Monte Carlo PK/PD simulation
  - In vivo PK/PD of linezolid against extra- and intracellular Staphylococcus aureus
Fritsche T. - The evaluation of the bactericidal activity of daptomycin, vancomycin and linezolid and determination of the interactions of these antimicrobials with gentamicin or rifampin against S. aureus
  - Community-acquired respiratory tract infections in Europe caused by S. pneumoniae, H. influenzae and Moraxella catarrhalis: report from 10 years of monitoring by the SENTRY Program
  - 10 years of surveillance of bloodstream infections in European medical centres by the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program (1997–2006)
  - Evaluation of expected clinical success of tigecycline and other commonly used antimicrobials for empiric treatment of complicated skin and skin structure infections in Germany, Spain and the United States
  - Update on daptomycin activity and spectrum when tested against Gram-positive strains collected in European medical centres (2006)
  - Activity of daptomycin and selected antimicrobial agents tested against Gram-positive organisms isolated from European patients with complicated skin and skin structure infections
  - Assessment of the polymyxin B antimicrobial activity tested against 26,921 clinical strains of Gram-negative bacilli collected in Europe: report from 10 years of the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program
  - Prevalence and antimicrobial susceptibility profiles of leading nosocomial pneumonia pathogens: the ten-year report from the European SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program
  - Emergence and dissemination of metallo-b-lactamases producing strains in Europe: report from the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program
  - Susceptibility analysis of gastroenteritis and beta-haemolytic streptococcal pathogens collected during a decade of SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program Monitoring in Europe (1997–2006)
  - Resistance rates among selected Gram-positive and -negative isolates from European medical centres: a decade of SENTRY Program Surveillance (1997–2006)
  - Antimicrobial activity of tigecycline and other broad-spectrum agents tested against bacterial isolates collected in European hospitals in 2006
  - Prevalence and antimicrobial susceptibility profiles of skin and skin structure infection pathogens in Europe: report from the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program (1997–2005)
  - Update on potency and spectrum of activity of meropenem and selected broad-spectrum agents: testing results from the USA MYSTIC Program (2006)
  - Prevalence of confirmed ESBL-production among European Enterobacteriaceae: a ten-year report from the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program
  - Spectrum and activity of doripenem, an investigational carbapenem, tested against bacterial pathogens recovered from patients hospitalised with pneumonia (Europe; 2004–2006)
  - Variations and trends in the activity of doripenem and other broad-spectrum agents against leading bacterial pathogens: results from a European Surveillance Program (2003–2006)
  - Trends in species distributions and susceptibilities of fungal pathogens recovered from European medical centres: a report from the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program (1999–2006)
  - Activity of ceftobiprole tested against contemporary European Enterobacteriaceae and Pseudomonas aeruginosa (2005–2006)
  - Activity of ceftobiprole tested against staphylococcal and streptococcal isolates recovered from patients in European medical centres (2005–2006)
  - Dalbavancin activity tested against rarely isolated Gram-positive organism species from Europe
Fritsche T.R. - Differential propensity of serotype groups to switch and acquire multidrug-resistance after the introduction of the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in the USA
Frolova G. - New emerging human infection caused by Bartonella vinsonii ssp. arupensis in Russia
Frosch M. - Validation of VITEK 2 GN Cards and VITEK 2 Version 4.02 Software for identification and antimicrobial susceptibility testing of nonfermenting Gram-negative bacilli from cystic fibrosis patients
  - Evaluation of the new VITEK 2 NH identification card
  - EpiScanGIS: a geographical information system for laboratory surveillance of meningococcal disease in Germany
Fruth A. - Characterisation of bacterial isolates colonising urinary tract catheters
Fry N. - Genotypic and phenotypic diversity of clinical Bordetella pertussis isolates in the UK from 1920 to 2005
Fu H-M. - Presence of plasmid pA15 correlates with prevalence of constitutive MLSB resistance in group A Streptococci isolates at a university hospital in southern Taiwan
Fugazza G. - Negative correlation between biofilm formation and antibiotic sensitivity in clinical isolates of clonally related Acinetobacter baumannii
Fuhrmann J. - Evaluation of real-time PCR based assays for the detection and quantitation of CMV DNA
Fujihara K. - Bacteriological efficacy of azithromycin on non-typeable Haemophilus influenzae adhered to and entered cultured human epithelial cells
Fujimaki K. - 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
  - Study of oral Garenoxacin in Japanese patients with secondary infection of chronic respiratory diseases and penetration into sputum
  - Comparative study of garenoxacin vs levofloxacin on bacterial pneumonia
Fujimura S. - Haemoglobin-binding activity and haemoglobin-binding protein of Prevotella nigrescens
Fujita M. - The protective effect of doxycyclin against Mycobacterium avium infection in mice
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Fujiuchi K. - Detection and characterisation of enterotoxigenic Clostridium perfringens type A isolates in Japanese retail meats
Fujiwara N. - Effects of education on the importance of blood cultures by an infection control team: experience in two community hospitals, Kyoto, Japan
Fukushima A. - Serum total cholesterol as a predictor for clinical outcome of bacteraemia
Fuller D. - Comparison of culture and real-time PCR for point prevalence surveillance of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a large public teaching hospital
Fuller J. - Evaluation of a direct cefoxitin disc diffusion test for the presumptive identification of MRSA from clinical specimens
  - Antifungal susceptibility of Candida clinical isolates in Canada: a ten-year review
Furneri P.M. - Inhibitory effect of Melaleuca alternifolia (tea tree oil) on influenza A/PR/8 virus replication
Fursova N. - Comparative study for conjugative plasmids carrying CTX-M genes in Escherichia coli nosocomial isolates
Fusco U. - Pneumococcal meningitis is a cause of death in patients with severe liver cirrhosis
Fuster M. - Mycobacterium tuberculosis disease in HIV-infected patients in HAART era
Fuursted K. - Ongoing semi-national surveillance of fungaemia in Denmark: species distribution and antifungal susceptibility
Füzi M. - Characterisation of PER-1 extended-spectrum b-lactamase producing P. aeruginosa clinical isolates from Hungary and Serbia
  - Epidemiology and genetic features of CTX-M-15-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae epidemic clones in Hungary in 2005
Fylaktou A. - Study of immunity level to measles and mumps in women of reproductive age in Northern Greece
Fytrou H. - Reduced rates of vancomycin-resistant enterococci colonisation after implementation of infection control measures
  - Trends in nosocomial bloodstream infections