Author Index

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Ha Y. - Efficacy and safety of gatifloxacin for chronic prostatitis (NIH category II or IIIa) in Korea
Ha U-S. - Efficacy and safety of Uro-vaxom treatment for patients with recurrent cystitis: open multicentre study
Haagmans B. - Pharmacokinetic profiles in chronic hepatitis C patients treated with high-dose pegylated interferon
Haaijer-Ruskamp F. - Attitudes, beliefs and knowledge concerning antibiotic use and self-medication: a comparative European study
Haas M. - Determination of PK/PD parameters of moxifloxacin against Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron in vitro at static and at varying drug concentrations
Haas J. - Systems biology in clinical microbiology and infectious diseases
Haase G. - Evaluation of partial rpoB and 16S rDNA sequencing for identification of Enterococcal species and the comparison to phenotypic methods
Haba L. - 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
Habeeb F.M. - Assessment of susceptibilities of a range of antibiotic-resistant clinical isolates to Aloe vera inner gel
Haberal N. - Mycological and pathological findings of sinus material from patients with chronic sinusitis
Haccuria K. - Fluoroquinolone-resistant group A Streptococcus in Belgium: first report of an emergence of high-level FQ resistance in Emm6 GAS
Hachem R. - Tigecycline usage in cancer patients with refractory pneumonia: a report on 38 cases. A single-institution study
Hachmeister L. - In vitro activity of tigecycline against multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii and enhanced susceptibility to amikacin selected by exposure to tigecycline
Hacimustafaoglu M. - 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
Hackel M. - Variable resistance patterns among tigecycline and 10 comparators against multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter from the T.E.S.T. Program
  - Evaluation of in vitro activity of tigecycline and ten comparators against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from 34 countries: TEST Program 2004–2006
  - Impact of different FDA and EU breakpoints on bacterial susceptibility patterns – Analysis of data from the T.E.S.T Program
  - Tigecycline in vitro activity against often difficult to treat European pathogens
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline and 10 common therapeutic agents against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus species – Global Data, 2004–2006
  - Tigecycline Evaluation Surveillance Trial (T.E.S.T.) – United States in vitro antibacterial activity against selected species of Enterococcus spp.
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline against pathogens isolated from cerebrospinal fluid – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - Antibacterial activity of tigecycline against H. influenzae and S. pneumoniae (2004–06) Global Population – T.E.S.T. Program, 2006
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline and commonly-used antimicrobials against clinical isolates collected from 2004 to 2006 in Spain and Portugal
  - Patterns of susceptibility of Gram-negatives/positives isolated in the United Kingdom and Ireland
  - Tigecycline antibacterial activity in current (2004–2006) global population – A Gender Population Analysis – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline in an outpatient vs. inpatient Western European population
  - Tigecycline antibacterial activity in current (2004–2006) European population – An Age Population Analysis – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline against common pathogens – Eastern European Data – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - 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
  - Antimicrobial susceptibility of 2,254 isolates from different body sites: Tigecycline Evaluation Surveillance Trial (TEST) in South America, 2004–2006
  - A survey of multi-drug resistance clinical pathogens in Turkey – T.E.S.T. Program, 2006
  - Changes in United States regional variations in penicillin-resistant rates of Streptococcus pneumoniae, 1999 to 2006
Hadadi A. - Study of epidemiological determinants of occupational exposure to HIV, HBV, HCV in healthcare workers in Iran
Hadfield T. - Molecular diversity of Bacillus anthracis in Kazakhstan
Hadipour Jahromy M. - Herpes simplex encephalitis
Hadjieva N. - Bulgarian Surveillance Tracking Antimicrobial Resistance – BulSTAR: bloodstream infections in 2005
Haefner H. - MRSA spa-typing reveals a newly imported hospital endemic strain
  - Impact of an infectious disease service on the quality of the management of infections and the usage of antimicrobials
Hagau N. - Resistance dynamics and multidrug resistance among Klebsiella spp. and Pseudomonas aeruginosa in severe sepsis
Hagedorn H. - Treponema pallidum in the vitreous tap
Hagen F. - In vitro activity of isavuconazole (BAL4815/8557) compared with six other antifungal agents against 180 Cryptococcus neoformans meningitis isolates from the Netherlands
Haghazali M. - Distribution of Ure C, cagA and vacA genes in Helicobacter pylori isolated from patients with gastroduodenal disease in Tehran, Iran
Haghi Tomatari F. - Antibiotic resistance of Helicobacter pylori strains isolated from gastric biopsy specimens in Iran
Haghighi M. - Frequency of proteinuria among HIV-infected patients
  - Osteoarticular complications of brucellosis (melitensis)
  - Study in changes of CSF in 50 patients with bacterial, viral, and TB meningitis
Haghighi S. - Prevalence of tuberculin reactivity among healthcare workers from an Iranian hospital
Haghighi A. - Prevalence of enteric parasites in people with and without gastrointestinal symptoms in Gonbad, Iran
Hagiwara N. - In vitro antimicrobial activity of azithromycin against Mycoplasma genitalium and the bacteriological efficacy in male M. genitalium-positive non-gonococcal urethritis
Hagströmer L. - Isotretinoin treatment in acne vulgaris has no influence on the incidence of antibiotic-resistant Propionibacterium acnes
Hahn M. - Time-to-report blood culture Gram stain and tentative susceptibility result
Haidopoulou A. - Study of immunity level to measles and mumps in women of reproductive age in Northern Greece
Hajabdolbaghi M. - Transfusion-transmitted virus, injection drug users, hepatitis
  - Outcome of pregnancy in pregnant women vaccinated in the mass campaign against measles/rubella in Tehran, Iran
  - Clinical and paraclinical manifestations of thyroid dysfunction among patients with HIV/AIDS Tehran, Iran (2004–2005)
Hajbel-Vékony G. - Epidemiology and genetic features of CTX-M-15-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae epidemic clones in Hungary in 2005
Hajdu E. - Changes in the catchment population – changes in the rate of penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae strains?
Haji Abdolbaghi 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
Hajikhani B. - Study of the possible casual effect of Chlamydophilapneumoniae on COPD exacerbation
Hajiyani G. - Seroprevalence of blood-borne infections among blood donors in Boushehr, Iran
Hajos G. - Enhancement of yeast susceptibility to antifungals
Hak E. - Mortality and hospitalisations related to influenza and respiratory syncytial virus in the Netherlands
  - Clinical implications of chest radiographic resolution in hospitalised adults with severe community-acquired pneumonia
  - Validation and optimisation of a prediction rule for hospitalisation or death from lower respiratory tract infections in elderly patients in primary care
  - Diabetes increases relapses and recurrences of acute urinary tract infections in adult women but does not evoke a difference in the pattern of antibiotic prescriptions in primary care
Hakimé N.I. - Epidemiology and mechanism of resistance of an outbreak of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii at in a Lebanese hospital
Haldorsen B. - Phenotypic detection of AmpC in E. coli: comparison of cloxacillin, boronic acid and EDTA disk synergy assays
  - Carbapenem resistance mechanisms in Norwegian clinical isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa
  - The first metallo-b-lactamase producing clinical isolate of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in Norway
  - Genotypic characterisation of Norwegian Escherichia coli clinical isolates with an AmpC-resistance profile
Haldorsen B.C. - Clinical urinary tract isolates of Enterobacteriaceae in the Arkhangelsk region, Russian Federation: antimicrobial resistance profiles and characterisation of ESBL-strains
Halfon P. - Meta-analysis of blood scores for liver fibrosis in chronic hepatitis C
Hallanvuo S. - Majority of the clinical Yersinia enterocolitica isolates in Finland belong to biotype 1A
Halle E. - In vitro activity of tigecycline against Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria cultured from blood samples, wound swabs and intra-abdominal specimens: results of the German T.E.S.T. Surveillance Program 2005
  - Comparative in vitro activity of tigecycline against ICU- and non-ICU isolates of five clinically important Gram-negative pathogens: results of the German T.E.S.T. Surveillance Programme 2005
  - Comparative in vitro activity of tigecycline against staphylococci and enterococci from patients on ICU- and non-ICU wards: results of the German T.E.S.T. Surveillance Program 2005
Hallin M. - In vitro activity of ceftobiprole, dalbavancin and tigecycline against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains from hospitalised patients in Belgium
Halperin T. - Carriage of quinolone-resistant Escherichia coli among healthy Israeli Arab children attending daycare centres in northern Israel
Hamal P. - Biofilm formation in non-C. albicans yeasts isolated from blood cultures
Hamann M. - Community rather than hospital factors promote increase of Clostridium difficile associated diseases in Northern Bavaria
Hamdad-Daoudi F. - Occurrence of AmpC chromosomally b-lactamase ACT-1 and extended spectrum b-lactamases type TEM, SHV and CTX-M in clinical isolates of Enterobacter cloacae
Hamdarsi N. - Implementation of ``significant organism precaution'' in a teaching hospital: first experience in Iran
Hamel M. - Mercapto-phosphonate compounds as broad-spectrum inhibitors of the metallo-b-lactamases
Hamidiya Z. - Seroprevalence of blood-borne infections among blood donors in Boushehr, Iran
Hammarstrom O. - Determination of antibiotic breakpoints using a novel electrochemical respiratory activity assay
Hammer F. - Antibodies against LTA isolated from E. faecalis 12030 recognize LTA from heterologous enterococcal strains but mediate opsonophagocytic killing only to CPS-A and CPS-B strains
Hammerschmidt T. - Long-term public health effects of vaccination against cervical cancer in Germany: results from a Markov model
Hamouda A. - Comparison of Acinetobacter baumannii from human and animal isolates by pulsed-field gel electrophoresis in Scotland
  - A two-year study of antibiotic resistance in Enterococci isolated from food, abattoirs and farms in Scotland and its link to hospital-acquired infections
Han C. - Efficacy and safety of gatifloxacin for chronic prostatitis (NIH category II or IIIa) in Korea
Han J. - StaphPlex System for rapid and simultaneous identification, antibiotic resistance determination and Panton-Valentine leukocidin detection of staphylococci from positive blood cultures
Hanaki H. - Emergence of linezolid-resistant methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Japan
Hanaki on behalf of the JSC Surveillance Committee & The Kitasato Institute H. - The first nationwide surveillance of bacterial respiratory pathogens conducted by the Japanese Society of Chemotherapy
Hanberger H. - Sustained reduction of antibiotic use and low bacterial resistance. A ten-year follow-up of the Swedish Strama programme
Hanmod S. - Tigecycline usage in cancer patients with refractory pneumonia: a report on 38 cases. A single-institution study
Hanscheid T. - Role of an interferon-gamma based assay (T-SPOT®.TB) for the diagnosis of tuberculosis in routine clinical practice
Hansen D.S. - Evaluation of a new LightCycler approach for detection of diarrhoeagenic Escherichia coli
  - First cases of infection with Escherichia coli containing plasmid-mediated fluoroquinolone resistance (qnrA and qnrS) in Scandinavia
Hanses F. - Perception of adverse-effect risks and receipt of influenza vaccination among hospital personnel
  - Cytomegalovirus reactivation in inflammatory bowel disease
Hansmann F. - Treponema pallidum in the vitreous tap
Hansraj F. - National Resource for Infection Control (www.nric.org.uk): meeting a need?
Hanssen A-M. - Genotypic characterisation of Norwegian Escherichia coli clinical isolates with an AmpC-resistance profile
Hanvanich M. - Significance of Streptococcusbovis biotype II/2 bacteraemia in patients with chronic liver diseases
  - A comparative study of treatment outcome in cryptococcal meningitis in HIV-infected patients during period before versus after implementation of treatment guidelines for management of increased intracranial pressure
Haond C. - Changes in healthcare-associated infection rates in French maternity units from 1997 to 2003
Hapala I. - Enhancement of yeast susceptibility to antifungals
Haque Q. - Looking for evidence of Chlamydia pneumoniae presence in atherosclerotic and non-atherosclerotic segments of arteries obtained from autopsies at a forensic unit in a Kuala Lumpur hospital, by both rtPCR to detect omp A VD4 base sequences and immunohistoch
Harada E. - The protective effect of doxycyclin against Mycobacterium avium infection in mice
  - Administration of TNF-a did not inhibit Mycobacterium avium infection in the mouse lung
Harbarth S. - Molecular epidemiology of non-multiresistant and community-associated MRSA in Geneva, Switzerland, over a 13-year period
  - Shortage of antimicrobial agents in Europe: results of an international survey
  - Healthcare workers – Source, vector or victim of MRSA?
Harboe Z. - Enterococcus bacteraemia: striking high mortality
Harboe Z.B. - Potential impact of pneumococcal vaccination in Denmark
Hardie A. - Development of a multiplex real-time PCR for detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and Panton-Valentine leukocidin directly from clinical samples
Hardman S.C. - A study on Candida blood stream infection at university hospitals, Leicester, UK
Hardy K.J. - The ability of a rapid PCR-based method to identify surgical patients colonised with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Harigaya Y. - Detection of heteroresistant vancomycin intermediate Staphylococcus aureus in bloodstream infection
Harja S. - A new fast automated magnetic bead based nucleic acid sample preparation for STI diagnostics combined with BD ProbeTecTM ET
Harker-Jones M. - Epidemiology of Haemophilus influenzae serotype A from 2000–2005, an emerging pathogen in Northern Canada and Alaska
Harlander T. - Respiratory tract isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae – susceptibility to antimicrobial agents in Slovenia, 2002 and 2004
Harmanus C. - High incidence of Clostridium difficile associated diarrhoea with a community onset in a hyperendemic region in Germany
Harmsen D. - Evaluation of partial rpoB and 16S rDNA sequencing for identification of Enterococcal species and the comparison to phenotypic methods
  - EpiScanGIS: a geographical information system for laboratory surveillance of meningococcal disease in Germany
Harnischmacher U. - Prospective, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled phase III trial on voriconazole as primary antifungal prophylaxis during induction chemotherapy for acute myelogenous leukaemia
Haro J.L. - Differences between early and late prosthetic valve endocarditis in a series of 169 cases
Harrison T. - Genotypic and phenotypic diversity of clinical Bordetella pertussis isolates in the UK from 1920 to 2005
  - High-dose amphotericin B with flucytosine for the treatment of cryptococcal meningitis in HIV: a randomised study
Hart C.A. - The prevalence of Clostridium difficile toxin as a cause of acute or chronic diarrhoea in a high HIV prevalence population in sub-Saharan Africa
Hartinger A. - Microbial diversity and resistance of pathogens in prostatitis
  - Antibiotic usage and resistance development in an intensive care unit
Hartmann R. - Broad spectrum anti-Candida activities of a new indolyl-triazole, NL114
Hartmann P. - Incidence of disseminated Mycobacterium avium complex infection in the USA compared to three European regions
  - Cytokine secretion, phagosomal maturation and killing capacity of human neutrophils is differentially influenced by virulent and avirulent strains of Mycobacterium avium
Hartskeerl R. - Seroprevalence and reservoirs of leptospirosis in Conakry (Guinea)
Harvey P. - Concomitant administration of Zostavax® and influenza vaccine in adults ≥50 years old
Harvey M. - Isolation of quinolone-resistant CTX-M-producing Escherichia coli from raw chicken meat sold in retail outlets in the West Midlands, UK
Harvey-Wood K. - Use of the human albumin gene as an internal control for multiplex real-time PCR in bone marrow transplant patient routine screening
Harxhi A. - Epidemiological and clinical features of a hepatitis A outbreak among adults in Albania
Hasan R. - Increased frequency of isolation of Vibrio cholerae O1 serotype Inaba replacing prevailing serotype Ogawa in Karachi, Pakistan
  - Report of multicentre outbreak of Buffalopox virus infection in burn units, Karachi, Pakistan
  - Significant increase in isolation of ESBL-producing and ciprofloxacin-resistant non-typhoidal Salmonellae from Pakistan
Hasanjani Roushan M.R. - Efficacy of gentamicin for 5 days plus doxycycline for eight weeks versus streptomycin for 2 weeks plus doxycycline for 45 days in the treatment of human brucellosis
Hascelik G. - Comparison of BD Phoenix Automated System and Etest to broth microdilution method for antimicrobial susceptibility testing of multiple resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Acinetobacter spp.
  - Molecular characterisation of hospital-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a Turkish university hospital
Hashempour T. - Thermophilic helicase-dependent isothermal DNA amplification for molecular detection of Helicobacter pylori
  - Molecular detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by tHDA-ELISA DIG detection system
Hasibi M. - Fine-needle aspiration has a very low sensitivity in the diagnosis of tuberculous cervical lymphadenitis in Iran
  - Clonality among high-level gentamicin-resistant Enterococcus faecalis and Enterococcus faecium isolated from clinical samples
Hassan Z. - Administration of DNA vaccine containing E6 gene of HPV16 in order to evaluate cellular immunity
  - Investigation of IFN-g and IL4 cytokine responses in vaccinated mice with DNA vaccine containing E7 gene of human papillomavirus type 16
Hassanzadeh Keshteli A. - Brucella multi-organ involvement in a patient with negative serologic tests: case report
Hasselmann M. - Strongyloidiasis hyperinfection: diagnosis problems and management in an intensive care unit
Hasselmayer O. - Community rather than hospital factors promote increase of Clostridium difficile associated diseases in Northern Bavaria
Hatami H. - Crimean–Congo haemorrhagic fever among children in Southeast Iran (clinico-epidemiological feature and outcome analysis)
Hatz C. - European consensus on malaria chemoprophylaxis
Hatzaki D. - In vitro efficacy of cefditoren against recent isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae in Greece
Hauck S. - Synthesis and evaluation of novel (pyridin-3-yl) phenyl oxazolidinones with improved physicochemical properties
Haugvicova R. - Characterisation of Neisseria meningitidis B causing invasive disease in the Czech Republic
Haukka K. - Majority of the clinical Yersinia enterocolitica isolates in Finland belong to biotype 1A
  - Emergence of resistance to new antimicrobials detected among Shigella isolates in Finland
Hausdorff W.P. - A new protein conjugate vaccine for polymicrobial diseases: a case study (POET)
Hausmann M. - Improved performance of the automated toxoplasmosis IgG, IgM & IgG avidity assays on the Abbott ARCHITECT Instrument
Haverstock D. - Clinical and bacteriological efficacy of sequential intravenous to oral moxifloxacin in hospitalised patients with community-acquired pneumonia and pneumococcal bacteraemia
  - Clinical and bacteriological efficacy of sequential intravenous to oral moxifloxacin in hospitalised patients with community-acquired pneumonia due to Enterobacteriaceae
Havlikova Z. - Reversibility of antimicrobial resistance in respiratory isolates in HIV-positive Cambodian children after 36 months of HAART
  - Risk factors for voriconazole resistance in non/albicans candida in HIV-positive children
Havrilova H. - Risk factors for voriconazole resistance in non/albicans candida in HIV-positive children
Hawkes M. - Invasive mould infections in paediatric cancer and transplant patients
Hawkey P. - An IS6110-targeting fluorescent amplified fragment length polymorphism DNA fingerprinting alternative to IS6110 RFLP: a pilot study
Hawkey P.M. - The ability of a rapid PCR-based method to identify surgical patients colonised with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Hawkey P. - Molecular epidemiology and typing of CTX-M extended-spectrum
  - Isolation of quinolone-resistant CTX-M-producing Escherichia coli from raw chicken meat sold in retail outlets in the West Midlands, UK
Hay R. - A real-time PCR assay for detection of six common species of Candida from blood, validated in adult critically ill patients
Hay J. - Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever and haemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome in Kazakhstan
Hayashi K. - Study on Clostridiumdifficile-associated diarrhoea in a hospital in Japan
Haydon D. - Novel small-molecule inhibitors of gyrase B: antibacterial activity in vitro and in murine models of infection
Hayes D. - Permanent pacemaker and implantable cardioverter-defibrillator-related infective endocarditis
Hayette M.P. - Evaluation of a new commercial real-time PCR for the detection of Aspergillus spp. in serum and respiratory samples
Hayette M. - Liaison® VZV IgG and VZV IgM assays: a comparative study
Hayirlioglu N. - Resistance of Streptococcus pneumoniae to widely used antibiotics in a training hospital in Ankara, Turkey
Hazan P. - Morphological substantiation of antibacterial therapy in acute cystitis
Hazzan R. - Risk factors and outcomes for persistent bacteraemia caused by Staphylococcus aureus
  - Efficacy and safety of colistin
  - Effect of adequate empiric antibiotic therapy on survival of patients with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia
Health Scientific Institute of Public - European surveillance of ICU-acquired infections (HELICS-ICU), 2004–2005: ICU-acquired pneumonia
Hebestreit H. - 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
Hechard Y. - Does Pseudomonas aeruginosa need free living amoebae in environment?
Heck M.E.O.C. - Increase of Simpson's diversity index parallels the control of a major regional MRSA outbreak in the Netherlands
Heczko P.B. - Influence of Lactobacilli probiotic strains on apoptosis of colon cancer cells lines
Heczko P. - Infections in pregnant women caused by Streptococcus agalactiae and problems with growing MLSB-type resistance
Hedayati M.H. - Evaluation of serum bactericidal activity specific for Neisseria meningitidis serogroup A and B: effect of immunisation with N. meningitidis serogroup A polysaccharide and serogroup B outer membrane vesicle conjugate as a bivalent vaccine candidate
Hedayati M. - Immunological evaluation of Vi-CPS-BSA conjugate of Salmonella typhi
Hedayati M.H. - Comparative studies of conjugated capsular polysaccharide of Neisseria meningitidis serogroup A with outer membrane vesicle of N. meningitidis serogroup B
Hedderwick S. - A real-time PCR assay for detection of six common species of Candida from blood, validated in adult critically ill patients
Hedin G. - Community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Stockholm with increased genetic diversity
Hedlund J. - Quantitative detection of Streptococcus pneumoniae from sputum samples for diagnosis of community-aquired pneumonia
Heeg C. - Regional differences in pneumococcal serotype distribution in Germany
  - Characterisation of fluoroquinolone non-susceptible clinical isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae in Germany: 1992–2005
Heeg K. - Recognition of Staphylococcus aureus by plasmacytoid dendritic cells is species-specific but not related to alpha-toxin or protein A expression
Heeg C. - Distribution of emm genotypes among S. pyogenes isolates from Serbia
Heep M. - QTc measurements during a placebo- and actively controlled multiple dose study of two different dosing regimens of isavuconazole
  - Evaluation of isavuconazole (BAL8557/BAL4815) Etest compared to broth microdilution antifungal susceptibility testing against quality control strains and fluconazole-susceptible clinical Candida isolates
  - Ceftobiprole activity and resistance patterns in staphylococcal isolates from a recent complicated skin and skin structure infection study
  - Steady-state bioavailability of oral isavuconazole in healthy volunteers
  - 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
Heesemann J. - Food-borne Yersinia infections – from molecular pathogenesis to laboratory diagnosis
Hegde S. - Efficacy of telavancin in a murine model of pneumonia induced by methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus
Hegge R. - Evaluation of a rapid test panel, the API Strep 20, the BD Phoenix and VITEK 2 automated instruments, and Raman spectroscopy for species identification of Enterococci
Heginbothom M. - Can routine microbiology data be used as a proxy marker for infection?
Heijneman A. - Strong association between ciprofloxacin use and ciprofloxacin resistance within a hospital
Heilmann K. - A pharmacodynamic analysis of resistance trends in pathogens from patients with infection in intensive care units in the USA between 1993 and 2004
Heim D. - Stratified treatment of respiratory syncycital virus in haematopoetic stem cell transplanted patients
Heim A. - Acute hepatitis B virus infection by genotype F despite successful vaccination in an immune-competent German patient
Heindel B. - Incidence of disseminated Mycobacterium avium complex infection in the USA compared to three European regions
Heinen C. - Multi-centre evaluation of a new hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) assay on the family of Access® immunoassay systems
Heinz W.J. - Comparison of plasma trough concentrations of voriconazole in patients with or without comedication of ranitidine or pantoprazole
Heisig P. - TEM-142: a novel extended-spectrum b-lactamase derived from TEM-111 via an Asp238Asn substitution
  - In vitro activitiy of dalbavancin against clinical vancomycin-resistant enterococci isolates
  - Development of multidrug efflux mediated fluoroquinolone resistance in Salmonella hadar
  - Susceptibility of Staphylococcus aureus, Enterococcus faecium and Enterococcus faecalis to daptomycin at a university medical centre Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany
Hekmat S. - Studying the association between X gene mutations with hepatocellular carcinoma and liver cirrhosis in HBsAg-positive patients referring to medical centres in Tehran
Hekmat yazdi S. - Ability of Iranian microbiology laboratories for detection and susceptibility testing of unknown micro-organisms: survey results of 2149 laboratories
Helaly A. - Contamination of toothbrushes with Helicobacter pylori, a possible source of infection transmission
Helcl M. - Treatment outcomes in adult purulent meningitis: a specialised centre experience in the Czech Republic
Heldal E. - Comparison of quality of drug susceptibility testing of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by absolute concentration method and BACTEC 460
Hell M. - Galanin-message-associated peptide suppresses hyphal growth of Candida albicans
  - First fatal infection due to c-MRSA in Austria
Helle A. - Comparison of plasma trough concentrations of voriconazole in patients with or without comedication of ranitidine or pantoprazole
Heller I. - Surveillance of bacterial pathogens including Listeria monocytogenes associated with acute diarrhoeal disease in the Tyrol
Hellwig E. - Prevalence and diversity of bacteria in root-filled teeth associated with periradicular lesions
Helmuth R. - Isolation and characterisation of Salmonella from Turkish avian food samples
  - Detection and characterisation of ESBLs in German Escherichia coli, isolated from animal, foods, and human origin between 2001–2006
  - Phenotypic and genotypic characterisation of antimicrobial resistance in Turkish Salmonella infantis isolates from chicken and minced meat
Helmy A. - Bladder carcinogenesis via viral infection
Helon P. - Effect of linezolid and quinupristin/dalfopristin on formation and disruption of Staphylococcus haemolyticus biofilm in vitro
Hemsley C. - Epidemiology of Haemophilus influenzae serotype A from 2000–2005, an emerging pathogen in Northern Canada and Alaska
Hendricks O. - Antimicrobial effects of non-antibiotics on resistant Gram-positive bacteria
Hendrickx E. - Variability in the number and pattern of the most frequently used antibiotics to treat outpatients in 28 European countries
Hendriks Y. - Evaluation of the 3M Rapid Detect Staph aureus: an in vitro diagnostic device for direct detection of Staphylococcus aureus nasal colonisation
Hendriks-Franssen M. - Evaluation of five commercially available rapid ESBL detection methods in a routine clinical microbiology laboratory
Hendrix R. - Differences in the molecular epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus within the Dutch–German EUREGIO MRSA-net Twente/Münsterland
  - Role of ``atypical'' respiratory pathogens in patients with exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Hengge U. - Distinct genotypic distribution of cytomegalovirus (CMV) envelope glycoprotein B in a Cuban cohort of patients with different CMV diseases
Hennessy T. - Epidemiology of Haemophilus influenzae serotype A from 2000–2005, an emerging pathogen in Northern Canada and Alaska
Henriques Normark B. - Risk factors for invasive group A streptococcal infections in Europe
Henz S. - Prospective evaluation of risk factors for catheter-related bloodstream infections in two Swiss hospitals
Hepburn M. - Enzyme-linked Immunospot testing to assess the cell-mediated immune response to anthrax vaccine precipitated booster vaccination
Herbrecht R. - 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)
Herijgers P. - Risk factors for infective endocarditis and outcome of patients with Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia
  - PET-CT scan in patients with infective endocarditis for early detection of embolisation and metastatic infection
Hermansen N.O. - The first metallo-b-lactamase producing clinical isolate of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in Norway
Hernaez S. - Venous access ports. Prospective study to analyse use-related complications
Hernández T. - The hospital admission decision for patients with community-acquired pneumonia; factors in low-risk PORT-score categories associated with hospitalisation: would low risk for death have applied in case of outpatients care?
Hernández J. - Comparative activity of tigecycline, cefepime and imipenem against clinical isolates of Klebsiella pneumoniae producing extended spectrum b-lactamases, plasmid-mediated AmpC-type b-lactamases or both, associated or not with porin deficiency
Hernández T. - Simpler criteria to assess mortality in patients with community-acquired pneumonia
Hernandez E. - In vitro activity of tigecycline and other antimicrobial agents against extended-spectrum b-lactamase E. coli producers
Hernandez J.R. - Susceptibility of extended-spectrum b-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli strains causing nosocomially- and community-acquired bacteraemia
Hernandez J. - Genotypic characterisation of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from Bogotá, Colombia based on IS6110-based restriction fragment length polymorphism
Hernández Iglesias M. - mef gene can be not enough for macrolide resistance in Viridans streptococci clinical isolates
Herpers B.L. - Pathogen-related association of mannose-binding lectin deficiency with community-acquired pneumonia
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Herr C. - A practical approach to post-discharge surveillance of surgical site infections
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  - Epidemiology of MRSA colonisation in a university hospital and a cardiosurgical hospital in Hessen, Germany
Herráez Ó. - Direct identification and susceptibility testing of staphylococci from positive BacTec blood cultures with WalkAway system
Herranz M. - Three years of universal molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis in Almeria (Spain), a setting with a high proportion of TB in immigrants
Herregods M-C. - Risk factors for infective endocarditis and outcome of patients with Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia
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Herrera S. - Mycobacterium tuberculosis disease in HIV-infected patients in HAART era
Herrero J.A. - The hospital admission decision for patients with community-acquired pneumonia; factors in low-risk PORT-score categories associated with hospitalisation: would low risk for death have applied in case of outpatients care?
Herrero J. - Simpler criteria to assess mortality in patients with community-acquired pneumonia
Hershkovitz D. - Appropriateness of antibiotic therapy on weekends vs weekdays
Hesje C. - Determination of the minimum inhibitory concentration and mutant prevention concentration of tigeycline against clinical isolates of methicillin-susceptible and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
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Hesketh L. - Measles sero-epidemiology in England in 2004
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Hess M. - The EZ1 DSP Virus Kit for use in molecular viral diagnostics: performance verification of kit and instrument
Hessler J.H.R. - In vivo pharmacokinetics and intracellular accumulation of five antistaphylococcal agents in a murine model of peritonitis
Heuck D. - Large scale spa-typing of Staphylococcus aureus: a reference centre's view
Heuff G. - Succesful control of Clostridium difficile type 027 outbreak by cohort isolation of infected patients
Hewson R. - Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever and haemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome in Kazakhstan
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Heydari A. - Interferon plus lamivudine in treatment of chronic hepatitis B in patients unresponsive to lamivudine monotherapy
Heyneman D. - Comparative study of the instrument robustness of automated blood culture devices: BD BacTecTM versus bioMérieux BacT/AlertTM
Hickey P. - Occurrence of ESBL-producing Escherichia coli in outflow from a wastewater treatment plant
Hickey M. - Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia in the south-east of Ireland 2002–2006
Hidalgo-Tenorio C. - Differences between early and late prosthetic valve endocarditis in a series of 169 cases
Hiddingh J. - Elimination of Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriage in healthcare workers of a burn centre: effect on incidence of S. aureus of burn wound colonisation
Hiesmayr M. - European surveillance of ICU-acquired infections (HELICS-ICU), 2004–2005: ICU-acquired pneumonia
Higgins P.G. - Antimicrobial susceptibilities and prevalence of qnrA in UTI isolates from hospital and the community
Hill R.L.R. - Antimicrobial susceptibility of Nocardia spp. – experience in England and Wales
Hill P. - Finding the niche of T cell assays in tuberculosis infection and disease
Hill R.L.R. - Community-associated MRSA ST8-SCCmecIVa (USA-300): experience in England and Wales
Hill E. - Risk factors for infective endocarditis and outcome of patients with Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia
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Hill P. - Using ELISPOT to expose false positive skin test conversion in tuberculosis contacts
Hill R.L.R. - The activity of five commonly used topical antiseptic agents on epidemic and sporadic strains of Acinetobacter baumannii
Hill C. - Reduction of pathogen shedding and alleviation of disease signs in pigs challenged with Salmonella Typhimurium by the application of a five-strain probiotic combination
Hilts A. - The evaluation of a fluoroquinolone restriction policy at a university teaching hospital
Hincky V. - Fatal viral opportunistic infections and Epstein-Barr virus positive large B-cell lymphoma after alemtuzumab treatment for a refractory Sezary syndrome
Hinkson P. - Tolevamer, a novel toxin-binding polymer, neutralises the large clostridial toxins from the B1/027 epidemic strain of Clostridium difficile
Hinton J. - Do antibiotic ward rounds improve antibiotic prescribing?
Hirakata Y. - Efflux pump inhibitors reduce the invasiveness of Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Hiransuthikul N. - Brucellosis in Thailand: emerging and enigmatic
Hirsch H.H. - Stratified treatment of respiratory syncycital virus in haematopoetic stem cell transplanted patients
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Hirschl A.M. - In vitro activity of daptomycin and tigecycline against Staphylococcus epidermidis blood isolates from bone marrow transplant patients
Hishamshah I. - Epidemiology of human leptospirosis in Malaysia
Hitchins A. - Internalin gene in natural atypically haemolytic Listeria innocua strains suggests descent from L. monocytogenes
Hitkova H. - Emergence of carbepenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in a Bulgarian university hospital
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Hjuler T. - Potential impact of pneumococcal vaccination in Denmark
Ho D.M. - Evaluation of the antibody responses induced by the 2006–2007 influenza vaccine
Ho A. - Initial experience with ertapenem in clinical practice: treatment of twenty patients with chemotherapy-induced low-risk febrile neutropenia in an outpatient setting
Ho P. - Validation of Etest for susceptibility testing of moulds with posaconazole
Hoare L. - Detection of fungi in hospital water supplies using molecular beacons
Hoban D. - Antibacterial activity of tigecycline against H. influenzae and S. pneumoniae (2004–06) Global Population – T.E.S.T. Program, 2006
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline against pathogens isolated from cerebrospinal fluid – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
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  - Evaluation of in vitro activity of tigecycline and ten comparators against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from 34 countries: TEST Program 2004–2006
  - Comparison of in vitro activity of tigecycline against pathogens from intensive care patients in Europe – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - A survey of multi-drug resistance clinical pathogens in Turkey – T.E.S.T. Program, 2006
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  - Antimicrobial susceptibility of 2,537 bacteraemia causative pathogens: Tigecycline Evaluation Surveillance Trial (TEST) in Europe, 2004–2006
  - Changes in United States regional variations in penicillin-resistant rates of Streptococcus pneumoniae, 1999 to 2006
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline against common pathogens – Eastern European Data – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - Tigecycline antibacterial activity in current (2004–2006) global population – A Gender Population Analysis – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
  - Tigecycline antibacterial activity in current (2004–2006) European population – An Age Population Analysis – T.E.S.T. Program 2006
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Hobbs J. - The mode of action of daptomycin against Staphylococcus aureus
Hochner-Celnicier D. - Comparative study of group B Streptococcus differential agar versus LIM broth for detection and identification of Streptococcus agalactiae in pregnant women
Hocquet D. - Relationship between antibiotic exposure and overproduction of MexXY efflux pump in Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Hoepelman A. - Clinical implications of chest radiographic resolution in hospitalised adults with severe community-acquired pneumonia
Hoepelman A.I.M. - Diabetes increases relapses and recurrences of acute urinary tract infections in adult women but does not evoke a difference in the pattern of antibiotic prescriptions in primary care
Hoerauf H. - Treponema pallidum in the vitreous tap
Hoerauf A. - Current trends in filarial diseases
Hoes A. - Validation and optimisation of a prediction rule for hospitalisation or death from lower respiratory tract infections in elderly patients in primary care
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Hoffmann R. - Antimicrobial activity of apidaecin peptides
Hoffmann H. - Epidemiological aspects of Borrelia spielmanii from Germany with special respect to its genetic heterogeneity
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  - Serological rapid test for discrimination between latent tuberculous infection and active tuberculosis
Hofstetter S. - High throughput-screening for Chlamydia trachomatis in urogenital clinical samples using an ELISA-based PCR-system
  - Molecular genetic-based diagnosis of sexually transmitted Mycoplasma and Ureaplasma using an ELISA-based Multiplex PCR system
Hogan H. - Daptomycin therapy for Gram-positive infections in cancer patients
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Hogan P. - High prevalence of inducible clindamycin resistance among community-associated methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Europe
Hohler D. - 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
Høiby N. - Virulence and biofilm formation of non-mucoid and mucoid Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains in cystic fibrosis: an animal study
Høidal Berthelsen H.K. - Evaluation of a rapid automated assay for the isolation of Mycobacterium tuberculosis DNA directly from clinical samples, using magnetic particles
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Hoinard D. - 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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Hola V. - Biofilm formation in nosocomial pathogens of respiratory tract
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Holakoui K. - Serology and immunological study on the infectivity of host animals and ticks (Ixodidae, Argasidae) to CCHF virus in Ardabil Province, Iran
Holakouie Naieni K. - Study of infectivity of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever cases in Sistan va Baluchestan province of Iran, 2003–2004
Holeckova K. - Risk factors for voriconazole resistance in non/albicans candida in HIV-positive children
Holeckova D. - Proof of specific DNA using nested-PCR in patiens with different clinical form of Lyme borreliosis
Holfelder M. - Evaluation of a rapid molecular dipstick assay for the direct detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in clinical specimens
Holm A. - Ongoing semi-national surveillance of fungaemia in Denmark: species distribution and antifungal susceptibility
Holm S. - Phylogenetic groups, antibiotic susceptibility, biofilm formation and PFGE in Escherichia coli from community-acquired cystitis
Hölscher C. - TLR-cascade in malaria: role in antiparasitic clearance
Holub M. - Distinct Neisseria meningitidis isolates display different cytokine induction capacities in an ex vivo whole-blood model
Hombach M. - Evaluation of the IDI-MRSA assay for detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from clinical specimens
Hommel M. - Evaluation of malaria status and immune response to Plasmodium falciparum MSP-2
Hong S. - In vitro activity of tigecycline against multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii and enhanced susceptibility to amikacin selected by exposure to tigecycline
Hoop R. - H5N1 diagnostics: experiences with the NucliSens EasyQ® Influenza H5 and N1 reagents based on a real-time NASBA assay on non-human derived specimens
Hoosen A.A. - Rapid diagnosis of tuberculous pleuritis by real-time PCR
Hooshmand B. - The situation of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever in the last years in Iran
Hope R. - Evaluation of Etests for determining tigecycline MICs by BSAC methodology
Hope for the BSAC Working Parties on Resistance Surveillance R. - Comparison between respiratory and blood isolates of community-acquired Streptococcus pneumoniae from the UK and Ireland: resistance and serotypes
Hope on behalf of BSAC Working Party on Bacteraemia Resistance Surveillance R. - Resistance in Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Acinetobacter spp. from blood in the UK and Ireland, 2001–2005
Hopkins K. - Identification of plasmid-mediated quinolone resistance in Salmonella enterica isolated in England and Wales
Hopkins A. - 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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Hopman J. - Early effective treatment of cutaneous infection with Mycobacterium chelonae complex after rapid molecular identification
Hoppe-Tichy T. - Determination of caspofungin plasma concentrations in surgical intensive care unit patients
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Horcajada J. - Susceptibility of extended-spectrum b-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli strains causing nosocomially- and community-acquired bacteraemia
Horcajada J.P. - Invasive cryptococcosis associated with treatment with adalimumab, a tumour necrosis factor alpha-antagonist agent
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Horefti E. - Evaluation of a real-time RT-PCR assay for the diagnosis of measles virus infections during a measles outbreak in Greece
Horgan M. - Deletion analysis of LysK, a bacteriophage-derived protein with anti-MRSA activity
Horino T. - The role of interleukin-1 during Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteraemia in compromised host
Hormazábal J. - Molecular characterisation of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus isolates in clinical samples from Chile
Horová B. - Implementation of national guidelines for good antibiotic policy of respiratory tract infection in hospitalised children with community-acquired pneumonia
Horrè R. - Influence of newer fluoroquinolones on phagocytosis and killing of Candida albicans by human polymorphonuclear neutrophils
Horre R. - The Scedosporium/Pseudallescheria Database and Culture Collection
Horrevorts A.M. - Evaluation of cefoxitin disks to detect methicillin-resistant coagulase negative staphylococci
Horsburgh R. - Enrollment of women in HIV clinical trials in Rwanda
Horsfall L. - Mercapto-phosphonate compounds as broad-spectrum inhibitors of the metallo-b-lactamases
Horstkotte M. - In vitro activitiy of dalbavancin against clinical vancomycin-resistant enterococci isolates
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Horvat [Scaron]ardi Z. - Comparison of MacConkey agar with ceftazidime and CAURI agar for isolation of strains with extended-spectrum b-lactamases
Horváth A. - Differences in antibiotic resistance between MRSA and MSSA strains isolated in Hungary, Austria and Macedonia
Horváth G. - Detection of Dobrava hantavirus infections in rodents (Apodemus agrarius, A. flavicollis) in the Transdanubian region of Hungary
Horvathova D. - Risk factors for voriconazole resistance in non/albicans candida in HIV-positive children
Hosain Zadegan H. - Eradication of induced mouse fibrosarcoma with combination of verotoxin1 and monophosphoryl lipid A
Hoshino K. - Efflux pump inhibitors reduce the invasiveness of Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Hoshino T. - Comparison of sulbactam/ampicillin and tazobactam/piperacillin for the treatment of lower respiratory tract infection in paediatric patients
Hosoglu S. - Serum copper and zinc levels in patients with brucellosis
Hososaka Y. - Emergence of linezolid-resistant methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Japan
Hosseini N. - The situation of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever in the last years in Iran
Hosseini A. - Expression of human serum albumin–L7/L12 (Brucella abortus ribosomal protein) fusion protein in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
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Hosseini Doust R. - Detection of linezolid-resistant, vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus strain in Iran
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Hosseini khah Z. - Association of FCgamma RIIA polymorphism with brucellosis
Hostacka A. - Production of biofilm and response to oxidative stress in Pseudomonas aeruginosa in dependence on culture media
Hotomi M. - Bacteriological efficacy of azithromycin on non-typeable Haemophilus influenzae adhered to and entered cultured human epithelial cells
Hou F. - Pharmacokinetics of teicoplanin in Chinese patients undergoing CAPD
Houhoula D.P. - Evaluation of real-time PCR assays, based in molecular beacon technology, for detection and quantification of Mycobacterium tuberculosis DNA
Houmes-Zielman G. - Environmental decontamination of an intensive care unit to control outbreaks of multidrug-resistant Gram-negative rods using hydrogen peroxide vapour
Hovenden J. - A prospective study of tigecycline susceptibility of bacteria isolated from complicated intra-abdominal as well as skin and soft tissue infections in a large UK hospital
Howden B. - Low mannose-binding lectin complement activation function is associated with predisposition to Legionnaires' disease
Howe R. - The activity of mecillinam vs Enterobacteriaceae resistant to 3rd-generation cephalosporins in Bristol, UK
Howitz M. - Clinical characteristics of patients with Haemophilusinfluenzae meningitis in Denmark, 1994–2005
Hoyes E. - Identification of hsp90 in Cryptococcus neoformans and examination of the effect of Mycograb® on hsp90 gene expression in cells exposed to various stress factors
Hricak V. - Nosocomial endocarditis due to Gram-negative bacteria
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Hristaki E.H. - Frequency of haematogenic contagious infections to blood donors in a general hospital of thoracic diseases in Athens, Greece, 2001–2005
Hristea A. - Granulomatous hepatitis due to intravesical therapy by BCG for superficial bladder cancer
Hsiao K.-L. - A new type of TT virus in eastern Taiwanese indigenes
Hsieh S-M. - Invasive fungal infection as the most common cause of cavitary lung lesions in HIV-infected patients in Taiwan
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Hsu M.M. - Identification of dermatophytes by using in-house databases of sequences of the ribosomal DNA internal transcribed spacers
Hsu H.L. - Prediction of the tuberculosis reinfection rate from the local incidence
Hsu C.Y. - Pneumococcal meningitis in Taiwanese children: emphasis on clinical outcomes and prognostic factors
Hsueh P.R. - Affect of length of hospitalisation on susceptibility patterns of Gram-negative bacilli isolated from intra-abdominal infections: SMART 2005
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  - Prediction of the tuberculosis reinfection rate from the local incidence
Hsueh P-R. - Risk of recurrent non-typhoid Salmonella bacteraemia in HIV-infected patients in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy and increasing trends of quinolone resistance
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Hsueh P.-R. - Predictive value of C-reactive protein and procalcitonin for bacteraemia in adult community-acquired infection
Htwe T. - Management of pegylated interferon alpha and ribavirin induced neutropenia and thrombocytopenia in patients with chronic hepatitis C
Huang A. - Inducible clindamycin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus isolates causing bacteraemia at a university hospital in southern Taiwan
Huang D. - 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
Huang C-C. - Seventy Enterobacter cloacae bloodstream infections in central Taiwan during 2001 and 2003: evaluation of the roles of extended-spectrum b-lactamases and class 1 integron
Huang Y.C. - Pneumococcal meningitis in Taiwanese children: emphasis on clinical outcomes and prognostic factors
Huang Y.-T. - Comparisons of Aspergillus galactomannan antigen levels in human immnunodeficiency virus-infected patients with Penicillium marneffei infection and cryptococcosis
Huang H. - Alveolar macrophage phagocytosis and respiratory burst activity is regulated by Lyn–PI3Kinase–Akt pathway
Huang Y. - Molecular epidemiology, genotypes and recombination of coronavirus HKU1, a novel human coronavirus associated with respiratory tract infections
Huang J.L. - Association of proinflammatory cytokines with fibrinolytic enzymes and biochemical parameters in childhood infectious parapneumonic effusions
Huang T.D. - Screening of ampC b-lactamases producing Escherichia coli in stool samples
Huang V. - Detection of heteroresistant vancomycin intermediate Staphylococcus aureus in bloodstream infection
Huang Y-C. - Epidemiology of invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae in Taiwan, 2001–2003
Huard R. - Multiresistant Klebsiella pneumoniae from NYC hospitals contain b-lactamase KPC-2 or KPC-3 and porin changes
Huband M.D. - In vitro and in vivo antibacterial activity of novel nitrile-containing fluoroquinolones
Hudak A. - Rapid, sensitive and specific lateral-flow immunochromatographic device to measure antibodies to HSV-2 in serum and whole blood
Huebner J. - Antibodies against LTA isolated from E. faecalis 12030 recognize LTA from heterologous enterococcal strains but mediate opsonophagocytic killing only to CPS-A and CPS-B strains
Huemer H.P. - Comparison of human metapneumovirus strains from Alto Adige with strains from surrounding regions in Italy and Austria
Huenger F. - MRSA spa-typing reveals a newly imported hospital endemic strain
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Huet C. - Risk for selection by clindamycin of resistant mutants from Staphylococcus aureus inducibly resistant to erythromycin: erm(A) and erm(C) genes are not similar
Huffman G. - Comparison of culture and real-time PCR for point prevalence surveillance of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a large public teaching hospital
Huggler E. - A teicoplanin-resistant mutant of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus exhibits increased uptake and improved survival in non-professional phagocytes
Hugh-Jones M. - Molecular diversity of Bacillus anthracis in Kazakhstan
Hugonnet S. - A low nurse-to-patient ratio is an independent risk factor for late-onset VAP
Hui M. - In vitro activity of fluconazole and voriconazole against invasive Candida parapsilosis, Candidatropicalis and Candidaglabrata isolates in patients with candidaemia from 2001–2005 in Hong Kong
Huijsdens X.W. - Performance of the GeneXpert® system for detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus including the non-typeable clone from animal origin
Huijsdens X. - SCCmec type and epidemiological characteristics of MRSA isolates in the Netherlands
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Huik K. - The coexistence of secondary PR mutations M36I, K20I and L63H predominates in CRF06-cpx and its next generation recombinant viruses circulating in Estonian treatment-naïve patients
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Hukic M. - Correlation between colonisation and infection with antibiotic-resistant Gram-negative bacilli in the neonatal intensive care unit
Hulinska D. - Molecular and serologic evidence of Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato in dogs in the Czech Republic
Hummel M. - Prospective, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled phase III trial on voriconazole as primary antifungal prophylaxis during induction chemotherapy for acute myelogenous leukaemia
Humphrey P. - Telavancin targets the bacterial membrane of Staphylococcus aureus: analysis of membrane effects by flow cytometry
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Humphrey T. - Effect of multiple passages of S. typhimurium in the presence of disinfectants on susceptibility to antimicrobials, on persistence in the one-day-old chick model and efflux systems
Hung C.C. - Risk of recurrent non-typhoid Salmonella bacteraemia in HIV-infected patients in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy and increasing trends of quinolone resistance
Hung M-N. - Risk of recurrent non-typhoid Salmonella bacteraemia in HIV-infected patients in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy and increasing trends of quinolone resistance
Hung C.-C. - Comparisons of Aspergillus galactomannan antigen levels in human immnunodeficiency virus-infected patients with Penicillium marneffei infection and cryptococcosis
Hung C-C. - Invasive fungal infection as the most common cause of cavitary lung lesions in HIV-infected patients in Taiwan
Huovinen E. - Majority of the clinical Yersinia enterocolitica isolates in Finland belong to biotype 1A
Huq A. - Detection of toxigenic Vibrio cholerae O1 from a freshwater lake near Tbilisi, Georgia: a potential source for disease
Hurlburt D. - Epidemiology of Haemophilus influenzae serotype A from 2000–2005, an emerging pathogen in Northern Canada and Alaska
Husain S. - Risk factors for Nocardia infection in organ transplant recipients: a matched case-control study over an 11-year period
Husain A. - Report of multicentre outbreak of Buffalopox virus infection in burn units, Karachi, Pakistan
Hussain Z. - Spread of a vancomycin-intermediate, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus caprae in a neonatal intensive care unit
Hussein K. - First outbreak of carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae in an Israeli university hospital
Husson M. - Screening of multidrug-resistant bacteria: clinical evaluation of a novel chromogenic medium chromIDTM ESBL for the screening of ESBL-producing Enterobacteriaceae
Hutson C. - An investigation of a cluster of parapoxvirus cases in Missouri, February–May 2006
Huwe A. - A multiplex microsphere-based assay for the simultaneous detection of C. parvum, E. histolytica and G. lamblia antigen in human faecal sample
Huygen K. - Evaluation of cellular immune response against purified antigen 85 in patients with tuberculosis
Huyghe A. - Comparative genome hybridisation of epidemic and sporadic methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains did not reveal a specific genetic factor
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Huynen P. - Evaluation of a new commercial real-time PCR for the detection of Aspergillus spp. in serum and respiratory samples
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Hwang S.-J. - Evaluation of the antibody responses induced by the 2006–2007 influenza vaccine
Hyvernat H. - Severe invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae infection with cardiac involvement: report of two household cases