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Cabadak H. - Brucella melitensis endocarditis accompanied with Candida albicans in a patient with prosthetic valve
  - Outcomes of pan-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii infections treated with tigecycline
Cabeda J.M. - Evaluation of MTB Q Alert kit for detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis directly on patient samples
Cabello I. - High doses of cefotaxime for cephalosporin-resistant pneumococcal meningitis in adults. A 19-year experience
Cabello N. - Predictive model of anaerobic bacteraemias
Cabellos C. - High doses of cefotaxime for cephalosporin-resistant pneumococcal meningitis in adults. A 19-year experience
Cabral L. - Pharmacokinetics of amikacin at a Portuguese burn unit
Cabral M.A. - Pharmacokinetics of amikacin at a Portuguese burn unit
Cabrera E. - Modified sequential multiplex PCR for determining capsular serotypes of invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae clinical isolates
Caciagli P. - Information technology and infection control: a project for an active computer-assisted microbiology surveillance
Cadieux C. - Efficacy of oritavancin in the rat haematogenous pneumonia model
Cady A. - Risk factors for methicillin resistance and factors associated with in-hospital mortality during Staphylococcus aureus blood stream infection: an observational study
Caetano M. - Mother-to-child transmission of HIV: a Portuguese retrospective study
Caetano T. - Occurrence and characterisation of class 1 integrons from isolates collected in a hospital's sanitary facility in Aveiro, Portugal
Caetano M. - Pharmacokinetics of amikacin at a Portuguese burn unit
Cafini F. - A pharmacodynamic approach of the antibacterial effect of different lactams against mixed inocula of Haemophilus influenzae strains and selection of resistant populations
  - Effect of protein binding in the activity of voriconazole and anidulafungin alone or combined against Aspergillus sp. using a time-kill methodology
  - Cefditoren versus ceftazidime in inducer-substrate combinations for the evaluation of AmpC production in a disk approximation test
  - In vitro bactericidal activity of daptomycin versus vancomycin Cmax concentrations in the presence of human albumin physiological concentrations against vancomycin-susceptible but tolerant methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Cafiso V. - Characterisation of Panton-Valentine leukocidine positive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Italy
  - Agr-functionality and ability to form biofilm in COL and NRS149 Staphylococcus aureus
  - The effect of different proteases on staphylococcal biofilm
Caiaffa Filho H. - Metallo-lactamases detection among Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from bloodstream infections at a university hospital, So Paulo, Brazil
Caillat-Vigneron N. - Percutaneous bedside bone biopsy coupled with gallium SPECT-CT in suspected diabetic foot osteitis: a pilot study
Caillon J. - Impact of loss of major autolysin AtlE on activity of cloxacillin and vancomycin against Staphylococcus epidermidis
Caira M. - Invasive aspergillosis in acute myeloid leukaemia: report of Seifem-2008 multi-centre survey
Cairns S. - Emergence of increased mupirocin resistance in Scottish MRSA isolates
Cakan H. - The prognostic and diagnostic value of Western Blot test in cystic echinococcosis
  - Detection of antibodies to West Nile virus in people with schizophrenia using recombinant prM and Eproteins produced by COS1 cells
Cakir N. - Asymptomatic bacteriuria may assist urinary tract infections?
Cakmakci M. - Comparison of hand hygiene practices between physicians and nurses
Calabuig E. - Trypanosoma cruzi infection diagnosis in a Spanish health department during 2008
Calandra T. - Increased glomerular filtration rate associated with low imipenem blood concentrations in febrile neutropenic cancer patients
Calatayud L. - Phenotypes and genotypes of erythromycin-resistant groupA streptococci in Barcelona
Calbo E. - Food-borne nosocomial outbreak due to ESBL-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae (SHV-38). Epidemiology and successful control
  - Impact of a campaign to improve hand hygiene in healthcare workers
  - Validation of a new stratification score to predict infection due to antibiotic-resistant bacteria
  - Bacteraemic pneumococcal pneumonia in adults: infecting serotypes and mortality
Calderaro A. - A real-time PCR for the detection of Plasmodium ovale variant strains
Calderon E. - Metagenomic assessment of sputum microbiota from patients with chronic pulmonary diseases
Calderón E. - Pneumocystis jirovecii dihydropteroate synthase gene mutations and sulfa resistance
  - Prevalence of Pneumocystis jirovecii colonisation in the general population of southern Spain: a preliminary study
  - High rate of Pneumocystis jirovecii colonisation among inpatients and hospital healthcare workers
  - Pneumocystis jirovecii colonisation induces the systemic inflammatory response in COPD patients
Calderon E. - High rate of Pneumocystis jirovecii colonisation in patients treated with infliximab
Calderón E. - Usefulness of real-time PCR at mt LSU rRNA for the identification of Pneumocystis jirovecii colonisation
Calie C. - A new real-time PCR assay for the direct detection of Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Mycoplasma genitalium
Caliga D. - Enteric pathotypes of Escherichia coli involved in infectious diarrhoeal syndrome
Calik S. - Vancomycin versus linezolid in the therapy of experimental methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus meningitis
Caliskan R. - The prognostic and diagnostic value of Western Blot test in cystic echinococcosis
  - Detection of antibodies to West Nile virus in people with schizophrenia using recombinant prM and Eproteins produced by COS1 cells
  - Molecular analysis of a determinant region of the Sgene of HBV from healthy subjects with occult HBV infection in Istanbul
  - Genotypic analysis of human Echinococcus granulosus strains in Turkey
Calistru P. - Enteric pathotypes of Escherichia coli involved in infectious diarrhoeal syndrome
Calistru P.I. - Epidemiological and clinical aspects of measles cases hospitalised in a Bucharest infectious diseases clinic in 2005, during the measles outbreak in Romania (20052006)
Callegaro A. - HIV1 pol evolution under lamivudine pressure
Calligaris-Maibach R. - Drug-resistant tuberculosis: quantitative drug susceptibility testing and correlation with genotyping
Calmus Y. - Immunogenicity of hepatitis AandB vaccines among liver transplant candidates
Calmy A. - Parvovirus B19 and Erythrovirus type 2 and 3 infections are infrequent in HIVinfected patients with CD4<500cells/mm3 and chronic anaemia
Calvo J. - Multiplex PCR for detection of plasmid-mediated quinolone resistance genes in Enterobacteriaceae consecutively isolated from blood cultures
  - Diversity of extended-spectrum lactamases in Escherichia coli: second nationwide study in Spain (GEIH-BLEE 2006)
Calza L. - HIV1 pol evolution under lamivudine pressure
  - Significant re-emerging of tuberculosis in Italy. Relationship with potential risk factors, and comparison between native residents and foreign immigrants
  - Non-bacillary Mycobacterium tuberculosis pneumonia preceding Cryptococcus neoformans co-infection in an otherwise healthy young girl
  - HIV infection, HAART, and gynaecomastia. Epidemiological, clinical, and pathogenetic relationship
  - AIDS-associated atypical mycobacteriosis other than Mycobacterium avium-intracellulare: a 14-year survey of Mycobacterium xenopi and Mycobacterium kansasii
  - Modified epidemiology of hepatitisA in Italy. Prophylactic measures targeted on potential sexual transmission
  - Extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in patients recently immigrated from Eastern Europe. Microbiological, therapeutic, and public health features
  - Extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in patients immigrated from Eastern Europe. Microbiological, therapeutic, and public health issues
  - Syphilis has no virological-immunological interference with the course of HIV disease
  - A significantly different dysmetabolic profile of the two available non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors: nevirapine versus efavirenz
  - Switch from lopinavir-ritonavir towards atazanavir-based combinations in patients with sustained virological-immunological control, and predominant dysmetabolic abnormalities
  - HIV disease and management and pancreatic damage. Epidemiology, clinical issues, pathogenetic correlates, and therapeutic indications
  - The phenomenon of AIDS Presenters. Opportunistic infections associated to a late, first diagnosis of AIDS, after a decade of HAART availability
Camacho A.G. - Rapid oligochromatographic assay for the detection of groupB Streptococcus in vaginal samples
Camacho R. - Discordant genotypic interpretation and phenotypic role of protease mutations in HIV1 subtypesBandG
Camacho A. - Frequency of vacA, cagA and babA2 virulence markers in Helicobacter pylori strains isolated from Mexican patients with chronic gastritis
Camacho Z. - Genetic profiles of HIV1 populations in patients on failing abacavir/lamivudine/zidovudine
Camarena J. - Prognostic factors of community-acquired severe sepsis and septic shock
Cambau E. - Development of a new test, GenoType HelicoDR, for molecular detection of antibiotic resistance in Helicobacter pylori
Camilli R. - Characterisation of genetic elements carrying mef other than mef(A) in Streptococcus pyogenes
  - Tn1806, the erm(TR)-carrying genetic element of Streptococcus pneumoniae
Caminero J. - Impact of XDR-TB on treatment outcome of patients with MDR-TB
Campaniello M. - Knowledge on sexually transmitted infections of HIVinfected patients
Campanile F. - Characterisation of Panton-Valentine leukocidine positive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Italy
  - Non-mutational cfr-mediated linezolid resistance Staphylococcus epidermidis isolates
  - In vitro activity of ceftobiprole against a group of well-characterised staphylococci
Campano E. - Usefulness of real-time PCR at mt LSU rRNA for the identification of Pneumocystis jirovecii colonisation
  - Pneumocystis jirovecii colonisation induces the systemic inflammatory response in COPD patients
  - Pneumocystis jirovecii dihydropteroate synthase gene mutations and sulfa resistance
Campelo C. - Rapid decrease in the prevalence of macrolide-resistant groupA streptococci in Spain
  - Evaluation of Robobact system for isolation of Salmonella sp. in faecal samples
Campelo Gutiérrez C. - Invasive pneumococal disease after systematic use of 7valent pneumococcal conjugated vaccine. Multi-centre study with seven hospitals in Madrid, Spain
Camporese A. - Evaluation of Sysmex UF1000i, a novel high-performance and high-throughput third-generation flow-cytometry screening method for the exclusion of urinary tract infection
Canales L. - Strategies for the sequence study of the exposure to pulmonary tuberculosis in a neonatal unit
Cancrini G. - Protocol for congenital Chagas disease control in Florence, Italy
Candel FJ. - Epidemiology and clinical features of infections caused by extended-spectrum -lactamase-producing Gram-negative urinary pathogens in non-hospitalised patients
Candevir A. - Tuberculous meningitis in adults: evaluation of 38cases
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline, doxycycline, streptomycin, rifampicin, and ciprofloxacin against 70strains of Brucella melitensis
Candolfi E. - Evaluation of the new Bio-Rad Platelia Toxo kits for the detection of toxoplasmic IgM, IgG and IgG avidity
Candoni A. - Invasive aspergillosis in acute myeloid leukaemia: report of Seifem-2008 multi-centre survey
Caneiras C. - Potential role of Escherichia coli common pilus in persistence of clinical isolates producing extended-spectrum lactamase from bacteraemia and urinary tract infection
  - Replicon typing of plasmids from Klebsiella pneumoniae and Escherichia coli clinical isolates producing CTX-M-15 extended-spectrum Blactamase
Caniça M. - Biochemical study of a new lactamase inhibitor enzyme (SHV-84) produced by a clinical Escherichia coli strain
  - The serine threonine kinase StkP of Streptococcus pneumoniae contributes independently from pbp genes to penicillin susceptibility
Canini S. - Prevalence of Staphylococcus aureus in health professionals in a Brazilian teaching hospital
Cano M.E. - Spanish nationwide study on Klebsiella pneumoniae producing extended-spectrum lactamases (GEIH-BLEE 2006). Emergence of CTX-M-15
  - Multiplex PCR for detection of plasmid-mediated quinolone resistance genes in Enterobacteriaceae consecutively isolated from blood cultures
Cantalapiedra A. - A retrospective, multi-centre study of 25 cases of proven zygomycosis: risk factors associated with mortality
Canteras M. - ESBL E.coli bacteraemia: clinical influence at a university-affiliated hospital
  - Multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii: clinical impact at a university-affiliated hospital
Canton R. - Lack of differences in mutation frequency rates between cystic fibrosis Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates in planktonic and biofilm type of growth
  - International dissemination of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase CTX-M-14 in Enterobacteriaceae isolates is mainly associated with the spread of IncK and IncF plasmids
  - Heterogeneous population structure by MLST of extended spectrum lactamase producing Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates
Canton E. - Serotype distribution of Streptococcus pneumoniae isolated from patients with invasive pneumococcal disease
Cantón R. - Heteroresistance contributes to variable carbapenem susceptibility levels in VIM1producing Klebsiella pneumoniae strains belonging to the same clone: consequences for routine susceptibility testing
  - ST17 within CC17-E.faecium serves as substrate for sporadic acquisition of vancomycin resistance determinants despite dominance of ST18 among ampicillin resistant clones (Madrid, Spain)
  - Sul3-carrying class 1 integrons in clinical Enterobacteriaceae isolates and their plasmid association
  - Complementation in hypermutable Escherichia coli strains shows that mismatch repair and 8oxoG pathway genes are not always responsible for mutator phenotype
  - Updated epidemiology of extended spectrum lactamase producing Enterobacter isolates in a university hospital in Madrid, Spain (20012007)
  - Dominance of ampicillin-resistant vancomicin-susceptible Enterococcus faecium-CC17 causing bacteraemia over a 14-year period in a university hospital, Spain
  - High-density faecal colonisation by Enterococcus faecium in patients harbouring CC17
  - MLST reveals a polyclonal structure of Pseudomonas aeruginosa from initial and early colonisation stages in cystic fibrosis patients
Canton R. - Trends in susceptibility of Gram-negative pathogens isolated from intra-abdominal infections in Europe from 2003 to 2007 the SMART Study
Cantón R. - Charecterisation of a complete DNA region surrounding non-mosaic tet(32) gene. Evolutive relation with the element carrying tet(W) gene
  - Diversity of Tn402 defective variants associated with class 1 integrons
  - The genetic environment influencing selection and persistence of sul2 in clinical isolates
Canton R. - Metagenomic assessment of sputum microbiota from patients with chronic pulmonary diseases
Cantón R. - Dispersal and persistence of TEM-4 in Spain: aplasmidclone paradigm
Canut A. - Pharmacodynamic comparison of daptomycin and vancomycin against clinical isolates of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in three European countries
Canuti M. - Biological risk in a pharmaceutical dump: Brucella abortus strain viable after 20years of disposal
Caola I. - A scanning electron microscopy based quantitative method to evaluate plaque accumulation in patients undergoing different oral home care protocols
  - Catheter-associated urinary tract infections in a geriatric ward
  - Information technology and infection control: a project for an active computer-assisted microbiology surveillance
  - Surveillance of vascular catheter and total parenteral nutrition-related infections
Capitanio B. - The role of Staphylococcus aureus in atopic dermatitis
Capobianchi M.R. - Evaluation of the new versant HIV1 RNA 1.0 Assay (kPCR) for quantification of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 RNA
  - Activation of interferon response in human PBMC by avian influenza H5N1 virus
Capobianchi M. - Comparison of commonly used real-time PCR methods to detect and quantify HIV1 proviral DNA in infected patients
Capolupo S. - Quinolone monotherapy in diabetic foot infections: rate of failure and selection for resistant strains
Caramatti C. - Invasive aspergillosis in acute myeloid leukaemia: report of Seifem-2008 multi-centre survey
Carattoli A. - Genome comparison of Acinetobacter baumannii: evaluation of drug resistance, adherence, haemolysis and other potential virulence factors
  - Real-time PCR assays for the simultaneous detection of gyrA and gyrB mutations in Clostridium difficile isolates
  - Replicon typing of plasmids coding for lactamases of the CTX-M9 group or CMY2 in multiresistant E.coli clinical isolates from Cantabria, Spain
  - Escherichia coli clones and plasmid-mediated later transfer disseminate CTX-M1 and CTX-M-32 among animals and humans
  - Ciprofloxacin-resistant and CTX-M-15-producing Escherichia coli from extra-intestinal infections in Italy
  - Plasmid profile of multiresistant enterobacteria other than Escherichia coli in Cantabria, Spain
  - Characterisation of IncHI2 plasmids carrying extended-spectrum lactamase genes
Carbonnelle S. - MIC distribution and efflux of 4 respiratory fluoroquinolones (GEM, GRN, MXF, LVX) towards S.pneumoniae isolated from patients with confirmed CAP in a country with large fluoroquinolone use (Belgium)
  - Prevalence and epidemiology of antibiotic resistance in Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from low respiratory tract of patients hospitalised in intensive care units from 5 Belgian hospitals, 20042008
Cárdenas G. - ST17 within CC17-E.faecium serves as substrate for sporadic acquisition of vancomycin resistance determinants despite dominance of ST18 among ampicillin resistant clones (Madrid, Spain)
Cardentey-Reyes A. - Predominance of virulent CTX-M producing strains in extended spectrum Blactamase producing E.coli in a Belgian university hospital
Carder C. - The Mobidiag Prove-it sepsis PCR and microarray platform: a 2centre study designed to validate a system for speciating blood culture bacterial isolates within 3hours
Cardines R. - Genetic analysis of the cap locus of Haemophilus influenzae serotypeE
Cardin-Tourigny J. - Prospective evaluation of clinical utility and pronostic value of broncho-alveolar lavage galactomannan assay in haematology-oncology patients
Cardoso J.A. - Antimicrobial susceptibility in PVL positives S.aureus strains. 20052008 study
Cardoso O. - Relatedness of Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates producers of VIM2 from two central hospitals in Portugal
  - Detection of VIM2 metallo-lactamase in Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates from two central hospitals in Portugal
Cardoso I.C.E. - Galactomannan testing in the bronchoalveolar lavage for the diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis in lung transplant recipients
Cardwell C. - Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in nursing homes: can an improvement in infection control practices decrease MRSA prevalence?
Carlos A.R. - Differential expression of enterococcal virulence-related genes: clinical versus food strains
Carlotto A. - Bone biopsy in guiding appropriate antimicrobial usage in chronic osteomyelitis and improving microbiological surveillance of chronic bone infection in orthopaedic surgery
Carlson P. - Interaction with complement factorH and C4b-binding protein contributes to the serum resistance of an anaerobic pathogen, Fusobacterium necrophorum
Carneiro F. - Helicobacter pylori vacA intermediate region i1 strains are associated with more severe histological features of chronic gastritis and increased gastric carcinoma risk in Portugal
Carneiro C. - Prevalence of extended-spectrum lactamases in Escherichia coli obtained from faecal samples of captive ostrich in Portugal
Carneiro F. - The number of Helicobacter pylori CagA EPIYAC tyrosine phosphorylation motifs is associated with histological features of chronic gastritis
Caroff N. - Impact of loss of major autolysin AtlE on activity of cloxacillin and vancomycin against Staphylococcus epidermidis
Caroleo S. - Relevance of procalcitonin level on the serum lipopolysaccharide concentrations in intensive care unit bacteraemic and non-bacteraemic patients
Caronno A. - Physical activity affects the risk of respiratory pneumococcal infection
Carrabba A. - Relevance of procalcitonin level on the serum lipopolysaccharide concentrations in intensive care unit bacteraemic and non-bacteraemic patients
Carranza P. - Towards a comprehensive proteome mapping of the opportunistic pathogen Cronobacter turicensis3032
Carrat F. - Clinical evaluation of a new commercial PCR-DNA microarray system for simultaneous detection of 17 respiratory viruses in French infants hospitalised for acute bronchiolitis
Carratalà J. - Pneumococcal pneumonia presenting with septic shock: characteristics, outcomes, serotypes and genotypes
  - Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhoea in immunosuppressed patients with cancer
  - Clinical features and outcome of tuberculosis in solid-organ transplant recipients
Carrer P.D. - Allogeneic transplantation of mononuclear cells as successful immunotherapy in experimental sepsis by multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Carretto E. - Usefulness of automated ribotyping to type Corynebacterium striatum isolates
Carricajo A. - Performance of four commercial immunoblots for serological confirmation of Lyme borreliosis in Rhone-Alpes (France)
  - Lyme borreliosis: descriptive study of 151 patients followed up in a university hospital, Lyon (France)
Carrignan S. - Prospective evaluation of clinical utility and pronostic value of broncho-alveolar lavage galactomannan assay in haematology-oncology patients
Carrillo R. - Predictive model of anaerobic bacteraemias
Carrillo J.A. - Rapid oligochromatographic assay for the detection of groupB Streptococcus in vaginal samples
  - Evaluation of an oligochromatographic test for identification of mycobacteria most frequently isolated in human from liquid and solid culture media
Carrillo Muñoz A.J. - Prevalence of Candida metapsilosis and Candida orthopsilosis isolates in a Spanish yeast stock collection
Carryn S. - Competition between ciprofloxacin and antiviral agents (adefovir, saquinavir, ritonavir) for efflux transporters in J774 macrophages
Cars O. - Varying interactions between voriconazole and amphotericinB against Candidaspp. in an invitro kinetic model
  - Mutation frequency of rifampicin resistance in Acinetobacter baumannii clinical isolates
  - Pharmacokinetics of colistin after intravenous administration in critically ill patients receiving continuous venovenous haemodiafiltration
Carsenti Dellamonica H. - Emergence of antimicrobial resistance among Viridans group streptococci: a six-year surveillance in children attending day care centres
Carsin H. - Incidence of infections in burn centres in France
Carstina D. - Survivin: any potential implication in early sepsis?
Carter M. - Sialic acid: a preventable signal for pneumococcal biofilm, colonisation and invasion of the host
Carter Lindsay J. - Exploring the fourth dimension: the clinico-economic impact of a distinct model of MRSA screening by PCR in United Kingdom
Cartón J. - Bacteraemia by extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli as a complication after endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography
Cartón J.A. - Serological screening of Chagas' disease in HIVpositive immigrants proceeding from endemic areas in Spain
Cartuyvels R. - Evaluation of eSwab for surveillance of MRSA by Xpert MRSA and culture on pooled samples
  - Comparison of Copan eSwab with Copan Venturi Transystem for the quantative survival of Escherichia coli, Streptococcus agalactiae and Candida albicans
  - Evaluation of the Copan flocked swab with UTM-RT medium for antigen detection of HSV, direct immunofluorescence of RSV and viral culture of HSV
  - Evaluation of the Vitek 2 YST and AST-YS01 card for the identification and antifungal susceptibility testing of Candidaspp.
Carvalho M. - Prevalence of Staphylococcus aureus in health professionals in a Brazilian teaching hospital
Casazza G. - HIV1 pol evolution under lamivudine pressure
Cascio A. - Variant GII.4 noroviruses in Italian children
Casini B. - Distribution of environmental L.pneumophila sg.1 strains with heterogeneous chlorine-susceptibility patterns inside hospital plumbing system
Casparie M. - Increase of imported leishmaniasis in the Netherlands? A12year overview (19962007)
Cassettari M.L. - Comparative susceptibility of European Gram-positive pathogens to ceftobiprole, vancomycin, teicoplanin and linezolid
Cassino C. - Clinical cures with oral linezolid versus intravenous vancomycin in propensity score-matched subjects with complicated skin and soft-tissue infections proven to be due to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Cassone A. - Genome comparison of Acinetobacter baumannii: evaluation of drug resistance, adherence, haemolysis and other potential virulence factors
Castagna B. - Asymptomatic Toxoplasma gondii infection in liver transplant patients
Castagnola E. - Daptomycin susceptibility in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains isolated from paediatric patients
Castanheira M. - Genetic evidence for KPC-encoding resistance among six Enterobacteriaceae species other than K.pneumoniae
  - Update on daptomycin activity and spectrum when tested against Gram-positive strains collected in European medical centres (20072008)
  - Prevalence of extended-spectrum lactamases among Enterobacteriaceae strains from the United States (USA; 2007) and correlation with KPC carbapenemases
  - Novel PER-variant lactamase identified in Providencia rettgeri strain from the United States: report from the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program
  - Pharmacodynamically-linked variable for the combination of ceftaroline plus Novexel104
  - First description of KPC2 in Raoultella planticola: report from the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program
Casteels A. - Epidemiology of cytomegalovirus in pregnancy and risk evaluation for delivering a child with congenital CMV infection
Castilletti C. - Activation of interferon response in human PBMC by avian influenza H5N1 virus
Castillo J.S. - Presence of the KPC carbapapenemase in Klebsiella pneumoniae and Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from 6 hospitals in Colombia
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline and other broad spectrum antibiotics against micro-organisms isolated from infected patients in Colombia
Castillo J. - Temporary changes in the frequency of extended espectrum beta lactamase producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae in Colombia,20022008
Castillo J.S. - Relationship between piperacillin-tazobactam consumption and bacterial resistance in Colombian hospitals. Atime-series analysis,20042007
  - Surveillance of antimicrobial consumption patterns in high complexity hospitals in Colombia,20022007
Castillo F.J. - In vitro activity of daptomycin and other antimicrobial agents against Staphylococcus coagulase-negative isolated from catheter-related bloodstream infections in intensive care unit patients
Castriciano S. - Improving influenza pre-analytic collection systems: alternative collection systems to inactivate, preserve, or extract influenza for rapid testing
  - Copan ESwab, the first liquid-based microbiology device, preserves microbial viability up to 96/120hours
Castro C. - Detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in skin/soft tissue samples using a commercial PCR method
Castro A. - Mechanism of action of Melaleuca alternifolia (tea tree) oil on influenza A/PR/8 virus replication
Castro B. - Evolution of the MRSA clones at a university hospital in the Canary Islands
Castro C. - Comparison of the Vitek AST-YS01 card with CLSI broth microdilution reference method for testing fluconazole and voriconazole against C.neoformans
Castro A. - Anti-picornaviral activity of novel pirodavir derivatives
Catalan B. - Accuracy of clinical presentation in predicting the aetiology of acute bacterial meningitis
Catalán P. - Genotypic characterisation of binary-toxin-producing Clostridium difficile strains
Catrinoiu D. - Therapeutical approach in hydatic cyst disease with multiple location
Catry B. - Surveillance of antimicrobial use in Belgian hospitals
  - Staphylococcus aureus from blood stream infections
  - Risk factors for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Cattaneo C. - Invasive aspergillosis in acute myeloid leukaemia: report of Seifem-2008 multi-centre survey
Cattoir V. - Quinolone resistance
Cauda R. - Extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae: recent evolution and clinical impact in a large tertiary-care Italian hospital
Caugant D.A. - Invasive and pharyngeal emm3 Streptococcus pyogenes infections in Norway: a molecular genetic analysis
Causse M. - Evaluation of serum Aspergillus galactomannan in haematological patients
Cavaco L.M. - Clones, antibiotypes and virulence genotypes of groupC streptococci from bovine mastitis
Cavallerio P. - New real-time PCR based molecular assay for the detection of vanA and vanB genes from rectal swabs
  - Molecular assay for the rapid screening of methicillin-resistant S.aureus colonised patients in an intensive care unit
  - Molecular epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a northern Italy hospital
Cavallo J.D. - Resistance and epidemiology of Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from cystic fibrosis patients: a French multi-centre study
Cavallo A. - Acute hepatitisC and nosocomial transmission of hepatitisC virus: an emergent threat in the hospital setting?
  - Extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae: recent evolution and clinical impact in a large tertiary-care Italian hospital
Cavuslu S. - Dimension of nosocomial infections in a burn care centre: analysis of 7year active surveillance
Cawthorne J. - Results of a 6month in-use efficacy trial of AzoMaxActive cleaning products compared to hypochlorite
Ceausu E. - Epidemiological and clinical aspects of measles cases hospitalised in a Bucharest infectious diseases clinic in 2005, during the measles outbreak in Romania (20052006)
  - Enteric pathotypes of Escherichia coli involved in infectious diarrhoeal syndrome
Cecchetto M.G. - Drug resistance mutations and sub-type circulation in newly diagnosed HIVinfected subjects
Cecconi D. - Extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae: recent evolution and clinical impact in a large tertiary-care Italian hospital
Cejková D. - Whole genome sequencing of pathogenic and non-pathogenic treponemes: comparison of syphilis and yaws strains with Treponema paraluiscuniculi
Cekanová L. - Characterisation of CTX-M-positive isolates of Enterobacteriaceae using real-time PCR and melting curve analysis
Celano G.V. - Antibiotic resistance in the food chain: characterisation of S.aureus isolated from milk and cheese in Italy
Celebi G. - The efficacy of dry-mist-generated hydrogen peroxide system against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and Acinetobacter baumannii
Celenza G. - Characterisation of class 1 and class 2 integrons among bacteria isolated from an urban waste water treatment plant in Italy
  - First identification in Italy of contemporary presence of qnrB9 element and blaTEM-116 ESBL-gene in Citrobacter freundii environmental strain
  - lactamase activity evolution of Aeromonas hydrophila CphA metallo-lactamase by design of a chimeric CphA-VIM1 enzyme
  - Association of DNA gyrase mutations and qnrS1 gene in quinolone-resistant E.coli isolated from food animal, in Italy
Celikbas A. - Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever among healthcare workers in Turkey
Celikkol E. - Are measles still a problem? Istanbul, Turkey data
Cellesi C. - A complex outbreak of multiresistant Enterobacteriaceae producing the acquired AmpC-type lactamase FOX-7 in a neonatal intensive care unit setting
Cellini A. - Evaluation of natural compounds derived from plants on planktonic and sessile form of staphylococci
Cellini L. - Effects of extremely low-frequency electromagnetic fields on Helicobacter pylori biofilm
Cellini A. - Holo and apo-transferrins interfere with adherence to abiotic surfaces and with adhesion/invasion to HeLa cells in staphylococci
  - The effect of different proteases on staphylococcal biofilm
Cellini L. - Helicobacter pylori genetic variability and multi-drug resistance in a case of gastric cancer
Centrón D. - Regional study of the genetic context of class 1 integron harbouring blaCTX-M2 linked to ISCR1 in nosocomial Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates from Uruguay, Argentina and Chile
Ceran N. - Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever in Turkey
  - A one-day prevalence study: the evaluation of antibiotic use and cost in a training hospital
  - Brucellosis: a retrospective evaluation of clinical, laboratory and therapeutic features of 101cases
  - In vitro susceptibility of quinolone-resistant Escherichia coli isolates with and without producing extended-spectrum lactamase to fosfomycin trometamol
Cerbu M. - Clinical and epidemiological features of tuberculous meningo-encephalitis paediatric cases over 10years at a teaching clinical hospital in Romania
Cerca N. - Farnesol as a prospective antimicrobial agent against Staphylococcus epidermidis
Cercenado E. - Present prevalence of Panton-Valentine leukocidine-positive methicillin-resistant and susceptible Staphylococcus aureus in Spain
  - Community-onset versus nosocomial bloodstream infections due to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Spain
  - Evaluation of direct Etest on lower respiratory tract samples using a chromogenic agar medium: a rapid procedure for antimicrobial susceptibility testing
  - Evaluation of a chromogenic bioMrieux chromID ESBL medium for screening and presumptive identification of extended-spectrum lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae from surveillance cultures
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Cerón C. - Comparison of phenotypic techniques for the detection of metallo-lactamases in Pseudomonas aeruginosa from respiratory isolates
Cerqueira L. - Use of peptide nucleic acid probes as a new method for the detection of clarithromycin resistance in Helicobacter pylori strains
Cerquetti M. - Ciprofloxacin-resistant and CTX-M-15-producing Escherichia coli from extra-intestinal infections in Italy
  - Genetic analysis of the cap locus of Haemophilus influenzae serotypeE
Cervello M.A. - Relationship between Guillain-Barr syndrome and Coxiella burnettii infection
Cervera C. - Novel mutation (A427S) in the CMV UL97 gene associated with resistance to ganciclovir
Cesur S. - Multiplex real-time PCR for the detection of intestinal protozoa indicates unnecessary treatment of Entamoeba histolytica in Turkish patients with intestinal complaints
  - The hand hygiene compliance of healthcare workers and detection of MRSA hand colonisation by using CHROMagar MRSA
Cetin B. - Management of candiduria: an interview schedule
Cetin C.B. - Diphtheria antitoxin levels among adults in Manisa, Turkey
Cevenini R. - Evaluation of enzygnost IgA conjugate in combination with the kit Enzygnost Toxoplasmosis IgG (Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics) for the detection of IgA anti-Toxoplasma gondii in human serum samples
  - Automated Enzygnost Rubella portfolio (Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics) as an important aid during 2008 rubella outbreak in Italy
  - Small-animal positron emission tomography in the mouse model of genital Chlamydia infection
Chaberny I.F. - Microbiological quality of air conditioning systems in cars
  - Economic aspects of deep sternal wound infections
  - Infection control practices associated with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus rates of 116 German hospitals
Chaberny I. - Outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia in two German university hospitals caused by contaminated prefabricated washcloths
Chaberny I.F. - Regional variations of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus incidence densities among 169 German hospitals which participated in the MRSA-KISS module
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Chachage M. - Molecular characterisation of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Cape Town hospitals
Chacón A. - Efficacy and safety of linezolid as treatment of proven diabetic foot infections caused by methicillin-resistant S.aureus. Preliminary report of a non-comparative Spanish trial
Chacon de Antonio J. - Prevalence of human papillomavirus types in women with normal citology, atypical squamous cells of unknown significance and cervical intraepithelial neoplasia1 in Madrid, Spain
  - Prevalence of human papillomavirus types in women with cervical intraepithelial neoplasia in Madrid, Spain
Chae J.D. - Usefulness of chromoID VRE agar for the detection of vancomycin-resistant enterococci in faecal specimen
Chaichanawongsaroj N. - Anti-Helicobacter pylori and anti-internalisation activities of Thai folk remedies used to treat gastric ailments
Chainier D. - Use of the GenXpert system for detection of S.aureus and MRSA directly in clinical samples
Chaiyo K. - Prolonged survival of dengue virus in blood and excretion in urine after clinical recovery
Chakraborty D. - Antibacterial activities of cobweb protein
Chambers R. - Economic evaluation of anidulafungin (Eraxis) versus intravenous fluconazole in the treatment of hospital inpatients diagnosed with candidaemia and other forms of invasive candidiasis
Chan C.Y. - Antibiotic susceptibilities of genital mycoplasmas in male patients with urethritis
Chan K.C.W. - Detection of HIVspecific cytotoxic Tlymphocytes using viral delivery system
Chan C.S. - Detection of HIVspecific cytotoxic Tlymphocytes using viral delivery system
Chan W.C. - Mutation induction characteristics and parameters of antibiotic stress
Chan C.Y. - Virtual microbiology laboratory teaching and learning experience in the modern era
Chan W.W. - The use of the Pneumoslide test in blood cultures and its relation to capsular serotype
Chan J.S.Y. - A surveillance study of parvoviruses from animals in Hong Kong discovered two novel parvoviruses closely related to human parvovirus4
Chan C.Y. - Adherence of Candida albicans on FEP (polymer of tetrafluoroethylene and hexafloropropylene) catheter and polyurethane catheter in an in vitro dynamic adhesion model
Chang S.F. - Serologic responses to revaccination with 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine among patients with HIV infection who received highly active antiretroviral therapy
Chang S.C. - Serologic responses to revaccination with 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine among patients with HIV infection who received highly active antiretroviral therapy
Chang S.Y. - Serologic responses to revaccination with 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine among patients with HIV infection who received highly active antiretroviral therapy
Chang S.C. - A multi-centre prospective study of risk factors for Jarisch-Herxheimer reactions after penicillin therapy among persons with syphilis
  - Long-term risk of pneumocystosis after earlier discontinuation of prophylaxis among HIVinfected patients receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy
  - Effectiveness of hepatitisB virus (HBV) vaccination among persons at high risk for HIV transmission two decades after implementation of nationwide HBV vaccination programme in Taiwan
  - Are CTX-M beta-lactamases associated with poorer clinical outcomes in bloodstream infections caused by ESBL-producing E.coli?
Chang H.M. - Are CTX-M beta-lactamases associated with poorer clinical outcomes in bloodstream infections caused by ESBL-producing E.coli?
Chang C.L. - High-resolution melting analysis for rapid detection of rifampin and isoniazid resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis clinical isolates
  - Prevalence of plasmid-mediated quinolone resistance and its association with extended-spectrum lactamase in clinical isolates from Korea
Chaniotaki S. - Quantitative determination of neutrophil volume distribution width as a new automated haematologic parameter for acute infection
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Chansinghakul D. - Concurrent multi-serotypic dengue infections in various body fluids
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Chantratita W. - Comparison of protease inhibitor resistance-associated mutations between protease inhibitor-naive and protease inhibitor-experienced HIV1 infected patients in Thailand where subtypeA/E is predominant
Chantratitaya V. - Cytomegalovirus disease among immunocompromised non-transplanted patients
Chao L.L. - Molecular analysis of Borrelia spirochetes detected in Ixodes granulatus ticks removed from rodents in Taiwan
Chaparro-Sánchez A. - APRI Index, HCV genotype and HCV RNA as predictors of early viral response in hepatitisC patients
Chapelle S. - Analysis of the gut microbiota of irritable bowel syndrome patients and healthy volunteers using selective media and Real-Time PCR
Chapman A. - Factors affecting the duration of intravenous antibiotic therapy for cellulitis in an outpatient setting
Charalambaki N. - Molecular epidemiology of Brucella melitensis in Greece assessed by multilocus variable-number tandem repeat markers
  - Visceral leishmaniasis: report of 6 cases
  - Fatal cutaneous zygomycosis from Saksenaea vasiformis in a young patient after a car accident. First isolation in Greece
  - Meningococcal meningitis: a review of laboratory features during an 8year period in a general hospital
Charalambous B.M. - The molecular epidemiology of the ESBL enzyme, CTX-M in Enterobacteriaceae surveyed in north London
Charani E. - Does a laminated hand-held card describing antibiotic policy influence the junior doctor prescribing in a geriatric medicine department? Acontrolled interrupted time-series
Chardin H. - Amoxicillin resistance of oral streptococci in healthy patients undergoing tooth extraction
Charitidi M. - Infections and mortality of obese patients in the intensive care unit
Charkoftaki G. - Steady-state plasma and tissue concentrations of tigecycline after intravenous infusion administration to rabbits
Charles P.E. - Ceftaroline vs. ceftriaxone in a highly penicillin-resistant pneumococcal pneumonia model
Charles P. - Mycobacterium genavense infections: a French national multi-centre retrospective study from 1996 to 2007
  - The new LCM-like arenavirus and transplantation
Charlett A. - The success and effectiveness of the world's first national cleanyourhands campaign in England and Wales 20042008: a prospective observational interrupted time-series
  - 20,000 hand-hygiene observations on 60 wards in 16 acute trusts: dispelling hand-hygiene myths? Or reporting a national change in practice?
Charlton P. - Evaluation of a novel small molecule caspase inhibitor, VX-166, as a potential therapy for sepsis
Charpentier C. - Valganciclovir prophylaxis for CMV infection in thoracic transplant patients
Chason D. - Soluble urokinase-type plasminogen activator receptor levels predict mortality in HIV+ patients
Chatsuwan T. - Invasive infections caused by drug-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae at a Thai hospital
  - Molecular mechanisms of macrolide resistance in invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae isolated from Thai patients
  - Using digital tinctorial properties to rapidly distinguish Pseudomonas aeruginosa from other Gram-negative bacteria in bacteraemic patients
Chatzidimitriou D. - Epidemiological and clinical characteristics of human parvovirusB19 infections during 20062008 in northern Greece
  - Influenza A(H3N2) strains in North Greece: genetic relations and vaccine strain match for the 200407 period
Chatzimichailidou A. - Prevalence of syphilis in volunteer blood donors in a defined area of northern Greece: a retrospective study (19982008)
Chatzimoschou A. - Evaluation of triazole-echinocandin interactions against Candida parapsilosis planktonic cells and biofilms
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Chatzipanagiotou S. - Evaluation of three commercial serological tests versus real-time PCR for diagnosis of Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection in children
  - Detection of atypical bacterial and viral antibodies in lower respiratory tract infections in children by use of an immunofluorescence method
  - Comparative antimicrobial susceptibility of biofilm versus planktonic forms of Salmonella spp. from children with gastroenteritis
Chaudry R. - Epidemiology of MRSA bacteraemia and clinical relevance of reduced susceptibility to vancomycin
Chaussee M.S. - Restoration of the wild-type phenotypes in Streptococcus pyogenes rgg mutant strains depends on the expression level of Rgg transcriptional regulator
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Chauveheid M.P. - Resistance to trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole and Tropheryma whipplei
Chavanet P. - Ceftaroline vs. ceftriaxone in a highly penicillin-resistant pneumococcal pneumonia model
Chaves O. - Relationship between piperacillin-tazobactam consumption and bacterial resistance in Colombian hospitals. Atime-series analysis,20042007
Chaves R. - Clinical experience with daptomycin in Europe
Chayakulkeeree M. - SEC14 is required for secretion of the fungal invasin, phospholipase B1, and virulence of the AIDS-related pathogen, Cryptococcus neoformans
Cheah Y.K. - Caenorhabditis elegans-based analysis for the host-pathogen interaction of Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica serovars isolated from indigenous vegetables and poultry meat in Malaysia
  - Characterisation of pncA mutations in Mycobacterium tuberculosis clinical isolates from South Korea
Chebotarev V.V. - Real practice of antimicrobials use in the treatment of sexually transmitted diseases in Russia
Chechula I.L. - Real practice of antimicrobials use in the treatment of sexually transmitted diseases in Russia
Cheema F. - How does persistent bacteraemia affect outcome in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia?
  - A unique way to predict vancomycin failure in patients with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia early in therapy: a classification and regression tree analysis
Chelysheva V. - Application of MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry for Helicobacter pylori study
Chen D.M.M. - Routine susceptibility testing methods may fail to detect plasmid-mediated AmpC enzymes in Enterobacteriaceae
Chen D.Q. - A SNP in IFNGR1 promoter is correlated to the susceptibility to chronic HBV infection in Chinese population
Chen W.C. - Are CTX-M beta-lactamases associated with poorer clinical outcomes in bloodstream infections caused by ESBL-producing E.coli?
Chen Y.C. - Are CTX-M beta-lactamases associated with poorer clinical outcomes in bloodstream infections caused by ESBL-producing E.coli?
Chen J. - Long-term effects of occult hepatitisB virus infection in human immunodeficiency virus infected patients
Chen M.Y. - Long-term risk of pneumocystosis after earlier discontinuation of prophylaxis among HIVinfected patients receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy
Chen H.l. - Clinical and genetic analysis of human bocavirus in children with lower respiratory tract infection in Taiwan
Chen Y.Y. - Serologic responses to revaccination with 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine among patients with HIV infection who received highly active antiretroviral therapy
Chen S.C.A. - Filamentous fungi in cystic fibrosis: occult Scedosporium colonisation detected by selective media
Chen W. - The immunogenicity and protective immunity for a novel genetic vaccine against Mycobacterium tuberculosis with recombinant Plasmid expressing antigen Ag85A fused to cytokine
Cheng C.Y. - Long-term risk of pneumocystosis after earlier discontinuation of prophylaxis among HIVinfected patients receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy
Cheng A.C. - The habitat of the melioidosis bacterium Burkholderia pseudomallei in endemic tropical Australia
Cheong H.J. - Long-term immunogenicity of influenza vaccine among the elderly adults
  - Clarithromycin and amikacin versus clarithromycin and moxifloxacin as the treatment for post-acupuncture cutaneous infection due to Mycobacterium abscessus: prospective observation study
  - Clinical and microbiological analysis of skin and soft tissue infections over five-year periods
  - In vitro comparison of anti-biofilm effects against carbapenem-resistant A.baumannii: imipenem, colistin, tigecycline, rifampicin and combined regimens
  - Outpatient-based pneumococcal vaccine campaign and survey on perceptions about pneumococcal vaccination in patients and doctors
  - Comparison of long-term immunogenicity of influenza vaccine among healthy young adults: intradermal versus intramuscular vaccination
Chernevskaya E. - Procalcitonin as prognostic marker of infection complicated in newborn with congenital heart disease
Chernish A. - The influence of enterocinB on the morphophysiology of Escherichia coli
Chernousova L. - Genetic characteristics of Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains, isolated among Moscow residents
Chevalier P. - Posaconazole therapeutic drug monitoring in cystic fibrosis lung transplant patients
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Chezzi C. - A real-time PCR for the detection of Plasmodium ovale variant strains
Chhibber S. - Adenosine A2A receptor agonist (2-chloroadenosine) treatment modulates pro-inflammatory immune response during the course of Klebsiella pneumoniae B5055-induced acute lung infection in BALB/c mice
Chiang P.C. - In vitro susceptibilities of Mycobacterium marinum isolates in Taiwan
Chiang-Ni C. - Molecular epidemiological analysis of groupA streptococci with covR expression at different phases of growth
Chiani M. - Comparison of 16S rRNA, 23S rRNA and gyrB genes sequences in phylogenetic relationships of Shigella isolates from Iran
Chiappini R. - Activation of interferon response in human PBMC by avian influenza H5N1 virus
Chiarelli C. - Emergence of Panton-Valentine leukocidin-positive community-acquired MRSA and MSSA infections in an Italian hospital
Chiarenza S. - Agr-functionality and ability to form biofilm in COL and NRS149 Staphylococcus aureus
Chierichini A. - Invasive aspergillosis in acute myeloid leukaemia: report of Seifem-2008 multi-centre survey
Chifiriuc M.C. - Phenotypic and genetic investigation of virulence and antibioresistance hallmarks in Escherichia coli strains isolated from Black Sea water on Romanian coast
  - The influence of some probiotic cultures supernatants on the growth rate and virulence expression of several selected enteroaggregative E.coli clinical strains
  - Antimicrobial and anti-pathogenic features of some new oxepins
Chin M.L. - Mutation induction characteristics and parameters of antibiotic stress
Chin B.S. - Cryptococcal meningitis: 12-year experience in a single tertiary-care centre
  - Clinical features of acute hepatitisA outbreak in Korea
China B. - External quality assessment for the detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae in clinical biology labs using molecular techniques
Chini V. - Clones and toxin gene profiles of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus causing infections among children and adults
  - Relative reverse-transcription real-time PCR and microscopy for studying slime production by Staphylococcus epidermidis under various physicochemical and flow conditions
Chinikar S. - Fulminant deaths caused by Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever in Iran
Chinni S.V. - Phenotype-specific small non-protein-coding RNAs of Staphylococcus aureus
Chinniah T. - Is Clostridium difficile 027 more virulent than other ribotypes? Report of the first outbreak of Clostridium difficile ribotype 027 in East of England: correlation of outbreak and non-outbreak ribotypes with severity of disease
Chinou E. - Lower respiratory infection in cancer patients
  - Value of procalcitonin, Creactive protein and leukocyte cell count for the diagnosis and antibiotic management of intensive care unit-acquired infections
  - Differences in development of catheter-related infections in critically ill patients
Chiocco D. - Antibiotic resistance in the food chain: characterisation of S.aureus isolated from milk and cheese in Italy
Chiodini P. - European cluster of imported falciparum malaria from Gambia
Chiodo F. - A prospective serological and virological prevalence study of influenza infection and immunisation at a metropolitan centre, northern Italy. Abasis to re-evaluate immunoprophylaxis strategies for influenza in the childhood
Chiolou Z. - Value of procalcitonin, Creactive protein and leukocyte cell count for the diagnosis and antibiotic management of intensive care unit-acquired infections
  - Lower respiratory infection in cancer patients
  - Differences in development of catheter-related infections in critically ill patients
Chirita I. - Antimicrobial and anti-pathogenic features of some new oxepins
Chitambar S.D. - Emergence of an unusual groupA rotavirus VP4 genotype among bovine population in India
Chitasombat M. - Cytomegalovirus disease among immunocompromised non-transplanted patients
Chitsaz E. - Accuracy of QuantiFERON-TB Gold test versus Tuberculin Skin test to detect latent tuberculosis infection in HIVpositive individuals in Iran
Chiu S.C. - Clinical and genetic analysis of human bocavirus in children with lower respiratory tract infection in Taiwan
Chiu C.H. - First documented outbreak of human trichinellosis in Taiwan: association with soft-shelled turtles
  - Mechanisms of resistance to ciprofloxacin, ampicillin/sulbactam and imipenem in Acinetobacter baumannii in Taiwan
Chmielewska-Badora J. - Study on the prevalence of tick-borne pathogens in the Lublin region (eastern Poland)
  - Preliminary study on immunological reactivity in people occupationally exposed to tick-transmitted pathogens
Cho D.H. - Evaluation of the GeneXpert GBS assay in determining groupB streptococcus colonisation
Cho Y.J. - Genetic basis of resistance to aminoglycosides in Acinetobacter species and spread of armA in Acinetobacter baumannii sequence group 1 in Korean hospitals
Cho D.T. - Genetic basis of resistance to aminoglycosides in Acinetobacter species and spread of armA in Acinetobacter baumannii sequence group 1 in Korean hospitals
Cho O.H. - Risk factors of paradoxical response in HIVnegative patients with peripheral lymph node tuberculosis
Choi S. - Risk factors of paradoxical response in HIVnegative patients with peripheral lymph node tuberculosis
Choi W.S. - Comparison of long-term immunogenicity of influenza vaccine among healthy young adults: intradermal versus intramuscular vaccination
Choi S.H. - Emergence of community-onset extended-spectrum -lactamases-producing Escherichia coli in acute pyelonephritis in Korean hospitals
Choi J.Y. - Investigation of nosocomial outbreak of multiresistant Acinetobacter spp. at a Korean hospital
Choi W.S. - Clinical and microbiological analysis of skin and soft tissue infections over five-year periods
Choi J.Y. - Clinical features of acute hepatitisA outbreak in Korea
Choi H. - Clinical features of acute hepatitisA outbreak in Korea
Choi D.R. - Evaluation of drug-drug interaction study of zabofloxacin in vivo
Choi S.M. - The production of ESBLs does not affect the early and late clinical outcome of E.coli or K.pneumoniae bacteraemia in febrile neutropenia
Choi J.H. - The production of ESBLs does not affect the early and late clinical outcome of E.coli or K.pneumoniae bacteraemia in febrile neutropenia
Choi W.S. - In vitro comparison of anti-biofilm effects against carbapenem-resistant A.baumannii: imipenem, colistin, tigecycline, rifampicin and combined regimens
  - Outpatient-based pneumococcal vaccine campaign and survey on perceptions about pneumococcal vaccination in patients and doctors
Choi J.Y. - Cryptococcal meningitis: 12-year experience in a single tertiary-care centre
Choi H.K. - Cryptococcal meningitis: 12-year experience in a single tertiary-care centre
Choi W.S. - Clarithromycin and amikacin versus clarithromycin and moxifloxacin as the treatment for post-acupuncture cutaneous infection due to Mycobacterium abscessus: prospective observation study
  - Long-term immunogenicity of influenza vaccine among the elderly adults
Choi Y.J. - Genotype of varicella zoster virus isolated from Korean elderly patients with herpes zoster
Choi G.E. - High-resolution melting analysis for rapid detection of rifampin and isoniazid resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis clinical isolates
Choi D.R. - Activity of zabofloxacin, a new fluoroquinolone, against common respiratory pathogens, compared with five other fluoroquinolones
Chondrogianni M. - Children's urinary pathogens in a Greek hospital, 20072008
Chondrothanasi A. - Fatal cutaneous zygomycosis from Saksenaea vasiformis in a young patient after a car accident. First isolation in Greece
Chong Y. - Investigation of nosocomial outbreak of multiresistant Acinetobacter spp. at a Korean hospital
  - Antimicrobial resistance surveillance in Korea in 2007: increasing prevalence of vancomycin-resistant E.faecium, cefotaxime and cefoxitin-resistant K.pneumoniae, and imipenem-resistant P.aeruginosa and Acinetobacterspp.
Chopra I. - Comparison of bacterial membrane active novel porphyrin and metalloporphyrin antimicrobials
Choukroun J. - Prospective study assessing the tetanus immunisation status and its determinants among patients consulting for wound care at the emergency department of a non-universitary hospital
Chow K.H. - Faecal carriage and household transmission of CTX-M producing Escherichia coli
Chranioti K. - Non-vaccine HPV types are frequent in HIVpositive subjects
Christaki C. - Viral, bacterial and parasitic aetiology of acute gastroenteritis in hospitalised children in north-western Greece
Christ-Crain M. - Biomarkers improve the ability of clinical scores to predict intensive care unit admission in patients with community-acquired pneumonia
Christel L. - Rapid detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and rifampin-resistance from sputum samples with an easy-to-use PCR test system with near-patient capability
Christensen J.J. - Typing of vancomycin-resistant enterococci from Danish hospitals
  - Effectiveness of heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccination on invasive pneumococcal disease one year after the introduction in the Danish childhood vaccination programme
Christensson B. - Detection of candidaemia in patients with and without underlying haematological disease
Christiansen B. - Outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia in two German university hospitals caused by contaminated prefabricated washcloths
Christiansen K. - Formal infectious disease consultation is associated with decreased mortality in Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia
Christidou A. - Clinical spectrum and microbiological features of nocardial infection in Crete, Greece: asevenyear experience
  - BacT/Alert automated blood culture system for culturing sterile body fluids and deep site abscesses
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline against multidrug-resistant Enterobacteriaceae clinical isolates
  - Epidemiology, clinical and microbiological features of infectious endocarditis: a review of 54 cases
Christin L. - 5-year evolution of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus carriage in nursing-home residents of western Switzerland
  - Molecular epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates from nursing homes (NH) of western Switzerland suggests transmission within NH
  - Resident and institution-related factors associated with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus carriage in nursing homes in western Switzerland
Christodoulou C. - Linezolid for patients with neutropenia: can bacteriostatic agents be used in this patient population?
Christofaki M. - Skin and soft-tissue infection in patients with solid tumours
  - Incidence, clinical, microbiological features and outcome of bloodstream infections in patients undergoing haemodialysis
  - Epidemiology, clinical and microbiological features of infectious endocarditis: a review of 54 cases
Christofidou M. - Antifungal susceptibility of Candida parapsilosis bloodstream isolates during the last decade
  - Multidrug resistance of Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates in a teaching hospital
  - Pseudomonas aeruginosa clones disseminated among patients in a tertiary care teaching hospital in Greece during a two-year period
  - Tigecycline resistance of Acinetobacter bloodstream isolates in a teaching hospital
Christova I. - Evidence for tick-borne encephalitis virus infections in Bulgaria
  - New approach for diagnosis of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever in Bulgaria
Chromá M. - Characterisation of CTX-M-positive isolates of Enterobacteriaceae using real-time PCR and melting curve analysis
Chrysos G. - Community-onset urinary tract infections caused by ESBL-producing Enterobacteriaceae
Chryssouli Z. - Killing kinetics of cefditoren against recent isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae in Greece
  - Killing kinetics of cefditoren pivoxil against Escherichia coli clinical isolates
Chua T. - A unique way to predict vancomycin failure in patients with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia early in therapy: a classification and regression tree analysis
  - Do laboratory characteristics predict outcome in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia?
  - How does persistent bacteraemia affect outcome in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia?
Chuang W.J. - Molecular epidemiological analysis of groupA streptococci with covR expression at different phases of growth
Chudackova E. - In vivo selection of resistance to carbapenems in SHV5 and DHA1 producing strains of Klebsiella pneumoniae in a university hospital, Plzen (Czech Republic)
Chung J.W. - Emergence of community-onset extended-spectrum -lactamases-producing Escherichia coli in acute pyelonephritis in Korean hospitals
Cicetti S. - Expression of interferon-induced microRNAs in patients with chronic hepatitisC virus treated with pegylated interferon alpha
Cichero P. - ST22 methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus is a major epidemic clone circulating inhSR
Cilli L. - The role of Staphylococcus aureus in atopic dermatitis
Cipresso R. - Epidemiology of healthcare-associated Stenotrophomonas maltophilia infections in CF and in ICU patients: role of biofilm formation
Cirillo D. - ST22 methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus is a major epidemic clone circulating inhSR
Cisak E. - Preliminary study on immunological reactivity in people occupationally exposed to tick-transmitted pathogens
  - Study on the prevalence of tick-borne pathogens in the Lublin region (eastern Poland)
Cismaru C. - Correlation between serum levels of ceruloplasmin and acute phase proteins and oxidative stress markers in patients with sepsis
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Cisneros J.M. - Long-term evaluation of pre-emptive treatment after solid organ transplant in patients at high risk for cytomegalovirus infection
  - Empirical antifungal therapy in selected patients with persistent febrile neutropenia
Cisterna R. - The Sysmex UF-1000i flow cytometer as a means of reducing urine cultures
  - Detection of the OXA-58 carbapenemase in clinical isolates of Acinetobacter baumannii from Cochabamba, Bolivia
  - S.aureus bloodstream infection and time-to-positivity
  - Genotyping of Chlamydia trachomatis in Bilbao, Spain
  - Rising rates of syphilis in Bilbao health area between 2001 and2007
  - Antimicrobial susceptibility in PVL positives S.aureus strains. 20052008 study
  - Clinical and epidemiological aspects of invasive Streptococcus pyogenes during one year
Citriniti T.S. - Knowledge on sexually transmitted infections of HIVinfected patients
Citron D.M. - The hidden villains in severe diabetic foot infections
Civil S. - Comparison of hand hygiene practices between physicians and nurses
Cizman M. - Macrolide resistance of invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae in Slovenia, 1998 2007
Claas E.C.J. - The role of respiratory viruses and M.pneumoniae in lower respiratory tract infections in primary care
  - Treatment failure and antiviral resistance in cytomegalovirus infections in stem cell transplant recipients
  - Performance of monoplex and multiplex nucleic acid amplification tests for the detection of a range of respiratory pathogens
  - Identification of bacteria and yeast by matrix-assisted laser ionisation/desorption time-of-flight mass spectrometry (MALDI-TOF MS) in routine laboratory setting
Claeys G. - Evaluation of direct susceptibility profile testing by disk diffusion on respiratory tract samples
Clarebout G. - A new real-time PCR assay for the direct detection of Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Mycoplasma genitalium
Clark C. - Performance of the Gen-Probe APTIMA COMBO 2 assay on the Panther analyser
Clarke S. - Penicillin resistance in Scottish invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates, between 1999 and 2007
Claro R. - Comparison of the Vitek AST-YS01 card with CLSI broth microdilution reference method for testing fluconazole and voriconazole against C.neoformans
Claudel N. - Cross-contamination does not explain the increase in ESBL-producing isolates in intensive care units in a French university hospital
Clavijo E. - Prevalence of hepatitisB genotypes and resistance mutations in patients with chronic hepatitisB infection
Cleeland R. - In vitro bactericidal activity of daptomycin versus vancomycin Cmax concentrations in the presence of human albumin physiological concentrations against vancomycin-susceptible but tolerant methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Cliff P. - A two-step glutamate dehydrogenase antigen: real-time polymerase chain reaction assay for detection of toxigenic Clostridium difficile
Clifton-Hadley F. - Development and evaluation of internal amplification controls for real-time duplex PCR to detect Campylobacter coli and C.jejuni
Clímaco E.C. - Class 1 and 2 integrons determining multidrug resistance to Acinetobacter spp. and Pseudomonas aeruginosa
  - Outbreak of KPC-2-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in a university hospital, Ribeiro Preto City, Brazil
Clouva-Molyvdas P.M. - Infections and mortality of obese patients in the intensive care unit
Cobo J. - Acute post-surgical prosthetic joint infection
Coccia E. - Mycobacteria affect groupI CD1 expression and lipid-antigen presentation via p38 signalling in human DCprecursor
Cockram C. - Effectiveness of an antimicrobial stewardship program on broad-spectrum antimicrobials in a Hong Kong tertiary-care hospital
Cockrem H. - Evaluation of the frequency antibiotic resistance genes by Identibac TubeArray in CTX-M ESBL E.coli of veterinary origin
Cocks S. - A laboratory evaluation of chromogenic screening media for the detection of extended-spectrum lactamase producing bacteria
Cocquerelle V. - Evaluation of three diagnosis models for differentiating bacterial from viral meningitis
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Cofan F. - Novel mutation (A427S) in the CMV UL97 gene associated with resistance to ganciclovir
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Cohrs A. - Infection control practices associated with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus rates of 116 German hospitals
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Colinon C. - First report of TEM-52 lactamase in Proteus mirabilis strains from Croatia
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Colmenero Castillo J.D. - External ventricular drain infections
Colomba C. - Variant GII.4 noroviruses in Italian children
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Colson P. - HepatitisE virus detection in wild boar liver samples from south-eastern France
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Coluzzi M. - Survey through questionnaires in Madagascar: preliminary study on possible risk-cofactors during childhood in the transmission route of human herpes virus-8 with promoter blood sucking arthropods
Cometta A. - 5-year evolution of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus carriage in nursing-home residents of western Switzerland
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Concia E. - Epidemiology of candidaemia and antifungal susceptibility patterns in an Italian medical-surgical intensive care unit between July 2003 and June 2008
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Congedo G. - Incidence of post-herpetic neuralgia in treated and untreated patients with herpes zoster followed for 1 year in an Italian prospective cohort: preliminary results
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Conti F. - Immunogenicity of hepatitis AandB vaccines among liver transplant candidates
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Cooper A. - Voriconazole-impregnated beads in the treatment of candidal prosthetic joint infection
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Cordero E. - Long-term evaluation of pre-emptive treatment after solid organ transplant in patients at high risk for cytomegalovirus infection
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Cordoba J. - Clinical features and epidemiology of leptospirosis in Spain
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Corey G.R. - Telavancin for the treatment of major skin and soft tissue abscesses: the ATLAS studies
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Coscia M.F. - Molecular typing of human isolates of Listeria monocytogenes
Cosentino L. - Incidence of post-herpetic neuralgia in treated and untreated patients with herpes zoster followed for 1 year in an Italian prospective cohort: preliminary results
Cosgrove S.E. - High-dose daptomycin for complicated Gram-positive infections
Coskun O. - Neurophysiciatric changes in associated with human parvovirus B19 meningoencephalitis
Cossart P. - Listeria monocytogenes: a bacterial pathogen responsible for severe infections and a multi-faceted model in biology
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Costa C.O. - Galactomannan testing in the bronchoalveolar lavage for the diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis in lung transplant recipients
Costa Y. - Community and non-community-acquired bacteraemia: correlation between empiric antimicrobial therapy and susceptibility of micro-organisms isolated during 2007 in the Ile de France Microbiologists Network
Costa S.F. - Study of metallo-lactamase production in clinical isolates of pan-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Costa M. - Clostridium difficile colonisation in veal calves
Costers M. - National investigation into the infection control practices in surgery in Belgium
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Crisan A. - Clinical and epidemiological features of tuberculous meningo-encephalitis paediatric cases over 10years at a teaching clinical hospital in Romania
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Crobu M.G. - First PCR-based detection of a central nervous system infection by Toscana virus in Piedmont region (north-western Italy)
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Cuesta I. - In vitro susceptibility of clinical isolates of Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Cuesta G. - Molecular typing of Listeria monocytogenes virulent serotypes
Cuevas O. - Present prevalence of Panton-Valentine leukocidine-positive methicillin-resistant and susceptible Staphylococcus aureus in Spain
Culafic M. - Macrolide resistance of invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae in Slovenia, 1998 2007
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Cullen M. - Changing trends in community urinary tract infections in South Manchester
Cultrera R. - Asymptomatic Toxoplasma gondii infection in liver transplant patients
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Cunney R. - Assessment of screening all patients and the environment for MRSA in an acute hospital
Cuny C. - Emergence of animal MRSA ST398 as coloniser and as infectious agent in humans
Cupsa A. - Particularities of tuberculosis in teenagers horizontally infected with HIV1 during infancy
Curfs-Breuker I. - Dermafinder: a new approach for fast and sensitive detection of dermatophyte skin infections
Curiao T. - Sul3-carrying class 1 integrons in clinical Enterobacteriaceae isolates and their plasmid association
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Currie B.J. - The habitat of the melioidosis bacterium Burkholderia pseudomallei in endemic tropical Australia
Curry A. - Comparison of Gene Xpert real-time PCR and various culture methods for the detection of groupB Streptococcus in rectovaginal samples from ante-natal women
Cutler S. - Uncovering the secrets of East African relapsing fever
Cuttelod M. - Molecular epidemiology of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in intensive care units over a 10-year period (19982007)
Cuzic V. - Therapeutical approach in hydatic cyst disease with multiple location
Cuzon G. - In vivo selection of imipenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae producing clavulanic acid inhibited extended-spectrum lactamase and plasmid-encoded cephalosporinase
Czajka U. - The cytokine profile in peripheral blood cells from chronic hepatitisC virus (HCV)-infected patients: effects of pegylated interferon and ribavirin
Czajkowska M. - Antibacterial activity of ozonised water and gaseousO3 against biofilm
Czarny A. - The polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons modify response of lung epithelial cells to Aspergillus fumigatus spores, in vitro
Cziupka K. - Analysis of immune competent cells following major and minor visceral surgery provides insight into origin of postoperative sepsis