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Saavedra S.Y. - Presence of the KPC carbapapenemase in Klebsiella pneumoniae and Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from 6 hospitals in Colombia
Saavedra C.H. - Presence of the KPC carbapapenemase in Klebsiella pneumoniae and Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from 6 hospitals in Colombia
Sabah M. - Emergence of antimicrobial resistance among Viridans group streptococci: a six-year surveillance in children attending day care centres
Sabahi F. - Development of a low-cost approach for quantitation and genotyping of hepatitisC virus
Sabalete T. - Septic arthritis caused by anaerobic bacteria
Sabatini R. - Evaluation of the new versant HIV1 RNA 1.0 Assay (kPCR) for quantification of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 RNA
Sabatini A. - Information technology and infection control: a project for an active computer-assisted microbiology surveillance
Sabbatani S. - A novel, reliable laboratory technique to assess hypersensitivity to all available antiretroviral compounds: the cellular antigen stimulation test
  - Significant re-emerging of tuberculosis in Italy. Relationship with potential risk factors, and comparison between native residents and foreign immigrants
Saber M. - Bacterial DNA in Egyptian patients with cirrhosis and culture-negative non-neutrocytic ascites: a marker of bacterial translocation and a prognostic indicator
Sabiiti W. - Evaluation of commercially available molecular and culture-based assays for rapid detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Sabino A. - Characterisation of gidB gene in streptomycin-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates in Lisbon health region
Sabodash A. - Detection of aetiology of peritonitis in peritoneal dialysis patients by PCR
Sabtcheva S. - Identification of PER-1, CTX-M-3, CTX-M-15, SHV-2, TEM-3 and TEM-15 extended-spectrum lactamases in chromosomal AmpC-producing Enterobacteriaceae isolates from cancer patients in Bulgaria
Sacar S. - Difficult ventricular shunt infections
  - Management of candiduria: an interview schedule
Sacchetti E. - Characterisation of class 1 and class 2 integrons among bacteria isolated from an urban waste water treatment plant in Italy
Sachdev D. - Evaluation of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections in patients visiting gynaecology department of hospitals in Delhi using an in-house PCR assay and ELISA-based method of detection
  - Multiple mutations and change in conformation of Mtr efflux pump leading to penicillin resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Sachdeva P. - Multiple mutations and change in conformation of Mtr efflux pump leading to penicillin resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae
  - Evaluation of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections in patients visiting gynaecology department of hospitals in Delhi using an in-house PCR assay and ELISA-based method of detection
Sadam M. - Performance of the BED-CEIA in population infected with HIV1 recombinant viruses CRF06cpx and CRF06A
Sadat S.M. - Evaluation of antibody response to group 2 outer membrane proteins of Brucella abortus S99 in animal model
Sadeghi R. - The efficacy of influenza vaccination in reducing cardiovascular events in patients with coronary artery diseases: IVCAD study
Sadeghifard N. - Molecular characterisation of epidemic isolates of Vibrio cholerae O1 recovered from an outbreak occurred in different parts of Iran in 2005
Sader H. - Update on the spectrum and potency of tigecycline tested against 7,133 Gram-positive and negative pathogens from 13 countries (2008)
  - Worldwide activity of tigecycline against community-acquired respiratory tract infection pathogens collected during 20062008
  - Prevalence and antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of methicillin-resistant S.aureus and vancomycin-resistant E.faecium causing bloodstream infections in European hospitals (20052008)
  - Update on daptomycin activity and spectrum when tested against Gram-positive strains collected in European medical centres (20072008)
  - Potent antimicrobial activity of daptomycin tested against Staphylococcus aureus with vancomycin MIC of 2mg/L isolated in United States and European hospitals (20062008)
  - Telavancin activity against S.aureus and coagulase-negative staphylococci collected from clinical infections in Europe (20072008)
  - Antimicrobial activity of telavancin tested against streptococcal species isolates collected from European medical centres (20072008)
  - Telavancin antimicrobial activity when tested against enterococci and uncommonly isolated Gram-positive species (European sample for 20072008)
  - Ceftaroline activity tested against common organisms causing skin and skin-structure infections in European medical centres during 2008
  - Antimicrobial activity of ceftaroline against bacteria isolated in 2008 from community-acquired respiratory tract infections in European hospitals, including methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
  - Spectrum and potency of ceftobiprole against leading North American pathogens producing community and hospital-acquired pneumonia (20052007)
  - Antimicrobial activity of ceftobiprole, a novel anti-methicillin-resistant S.aureus cephalosporin, tested against skin and skin-structure infection pathogens (NorthAmerica)
  - Antimicrobial characterisation of CEM-101: activity against staphylococci, haemolytic and viridans group streptococci
  - Anti-pseudomonal activity of piperacillin/tazobactam: more than a decade of experience from the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program(19972007)
  - Extended studies of piperacillin/tazobactam generic formulations: variations of branded product lots and assessment of 38 generic lots
Sadique Z. - The cost-effectiveness of hospital closure to control norovirus outbreaks
  - Modelling transmission and control of norovirus in healthcare settings
Sadowy E. - Molecular and epidemiological plasmid profile analysis of Enterococcus faecalis isolates
Saeed A. - Vibrio species utilise Acanthamoeba castellanii as an environmental host
Saeedzadeh A. - Antibacterial effects of marbofloxacin on bacteria isolated from mastitis in cattle
Sáenz Y. - In vivo acquisition of aac(6)-Ib-cr and mutations in gyrA gene after ciprofloxacin treatment of a clinical qnrS1-positive Salmonella typhimurium strain
Saenz Y. - Outbreak of Klebsiella oxytoca strains harbouring blaCTX-M-15, blaOXA-1, qnrS1 and two copies of aac(6)-Ib-cr genes in a paediatric intensive care unit
Sætrom P. - The role of microRNAs in hantavirus infections
Safarika A. - Pharmacodynamic efficacy of levofloxacin against multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from patients with ventilator-associated pneumonia
Safdar A. - Infectious complications in cancer patients treated with dasatinib (BMS-354825)
  - An umbilical cord blood model of dendritic cell vaccination demonstrates the ex vivo generation of de novo strain-specific Tlymphocyte responses
Safi H. - Rapid detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and rifampin-resistance from sputum samples with an easy-to-use PCR test system with near-patient capability
Safioleas K. - Visceral leishmaniasis: report of 6 cases
Sagar V. - The effect of transfusion on the rate of sepsis in patients undergoing cardiac and vascular surgery at a tertiary care centre in India
Sagheb M. - Assessment of amikacin plasma level in a referral hospital in southern Iran
Sagiroglu P. - High prevalence of mefE gene among macrolide-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates in Istanbul
Saglam G.M. - The prognostic and diagnostic value of Western Blot test in cystic echinococcosis
Sahebekhtiari N. - Comparison of 16S rRNA, 23S rRNA and gyrB genes sequences in phylogenetic relationships of Shigella isolates from Iran
  - Analysis of 3end variable region of cagA in Helicobacter pylori isolated from Iranian dyspeptic patients
Sahin E. - Multiple cranial nerves involvement caused by Brucella melitensis
  - Risk factors for hospital infections with multidrug-resistant bacteria in patients with cancer
Sahli F. - Antimicrobial resistance of Staphylococcus aureus in a university hospital, Setif, Algeria, from 20022006
Sahm D. - Activity profile of empiric respiratory tract infection agents against Streptococcus pneumoniae in Europe based on patient population
  - Profile of tigecycline and other agents against enteric bacilli collected across Europe
  - A current look at the in vitro activity of oritavancin and vancomycin against isolates of S.aureus from both Europe and the US
Sahm D.F. - Acinetobacter baumannii 20022007: mathematical model insights on imipenem non-susceptibility and multi-class resistance
Sahm D. - Profile of tigecycline and comparator agents against Gram-positive organisms collected across the United States and Europe in 20072008
  - Longitudinal analysis of the in vitro activity profile of oritavancin and comparator glycopeptides against Gram-positive organisms from Europe: 20052008
  - Activity of tigecycline against Acinetobacter spp. from various specimen sources collected in Europe over the past five years
Sahm D.F. - Long-term effects of the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine on antimicrobial resistance in children
  - Klebsiella pneumoniae 20022007: multi-class resistance and changing patterns of resistance to carbapenems and third-generation cephalosporins
Sahuquillo-Arce J.M. - Interactions between linezolid and a carbapenem on methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
  - Inflammatory systemic response and aetiology in community-acquired pneumonia
Saidani M. - Mechanisms of macrolide resistance in Streptococcus agalactiae isolated at a Tunis hospital (20052007)
Saikku P. - NeuropeptideS receptor1 variation is associated with Chlamydia pneumoniae seropositivity in Finnish military conscripts
  - The association of mannose-binding lectin with elevated body mass index
  - Rapamycin, used in the prevention of in-stent restenosis, has antichlamydia-activity
Sainti A. - QuantiFERON TB Gold assay in tuberculosis diagnosis in patients from areas with high and low TBincidence
  - QuantiFERON-TB gold cut-off values significance in the diagnosis of active pulmonary M.tuberculosis infection
  - QuantiFERON TB Gold in tube assay for TB diagnosis: atwoyear experience
  - QuantiFERON-TB Gold assay for diagnosis of active tuberculosis
Sainz V. - Utility of alveolar and ascitic sTREM-1 to diagnose aetiology of acute respiratory distress syndrome
Sakinc T. - First detection of Clostridium difficile ribotype 027 in Bochum, Germany, confirmed by slpA sequencing
  - CTX-M-15 flanked by ISEcp1 and orf477 is the most frequent ESBL type in E.coli and K.pneumoniae from Bochum, Germany
Sakka V. - Non-vaccine HPV types are frequent in HIVpositive subjects
  - Erectile dysfunction in HIV+ male patients
  - A survey on current antibiotic prescribing attitude of primary care physicians in Greece
Sakoulas G. - Clinical outcomes with daptomycin used as first-line therapy and after administration of other antibiotics for Staphylococcus aureus infection
Salamero M. - Validation of a new stratification score to predict infection due to antibiotic-resistant bacteria
Salatas K. - Serum bactericidal activity of three different dosing regimens of colistin against Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Salavert M. - A retrospective, multi-centre study of 25 cases of proven zygomycosis: risk factors associated with mortality
  - Clinical features and epidemiology of leptospirosis in Spain
Sá-Leão R. - Continuous increase of antibiotic resistance among non-vaccine type Streptococcus pneumoniae in the era of 7valent conjugate pneumococcal vaccine
  - Penicillin resistance caused by dissemination of serotype 14 clone Spain9V ST156 in the vaccine era
Salehi R. - Study of vacA genotypes of H.pylori isolated from patients with upper gastrointestinal diseases by PCR
Salehi H. - Clinical findings and laboratory data in Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever as a re-emerging diseases
Salehiomran A. - Brucellosis as an aetiology for culture-negative endocarditis in endemic regions
Salehipoor Z. - Occurrence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus among clinical samples in Tehran and its correlation with the site of infection
Salgado M. - Impact of HLA and related polymorphisms in the control of HIV infection in long-term non-progressors and Elite controllers
  - Replicon typing of plasmids from Klebsiella pneumoniae and Escherichia coli clinical isolates producing CTX-M-15 extended-spectrum Blactamase
Salinas A. - Increasing survival in HIV patients with HLA-B57 allele: report and analysis of a Spanish series
Saller E. - HLA-B*5701 screening to avoid hypersensitivity to abacavir
Salmenlinna S. - Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus CC398 in humans and animals, Finland
Salmon D. - Immunological and virological outcome of a double-boosted HIV protease inhibitor salvage regimen
Salomidou P. - Symptomatic women with non-gonococcal, non-chlamydial cervicitis show a high incidence of Mycoplasma genitalium in Greece
Salomon E. - Rapid detection of G2576T mutation conferring linezolid resistance in enterococci
Saltanatpour Z. - Rapid identification of Candida species from clinical specimens by RFLP-PCR method
Saltanatpour A. - Rapid identification of Candida species from clinical specimens by RFLP-PCR method
Saluja D. - Evaluation of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections in patients visiting gynaecology department of hospitals in Delhi using an in-house PCR assay and ELISA-based method of detection
  - Multiple mutations and change in conformation of Mtr efflux pump leading to penicillin resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Salvadó M. - Validation of a new stratification score to predict infection due to antibiotic-resistant bacteria
  - Nocardiosis: an emerging disease?
Salvo S. - In vitro activity of daptomycin and other antimicrobial agents against Staphylococcus coagulase-negative isolated from catheter-related bloodstream infections in intensive care unit patients
Samantharay J.C. - Construction of mutant pneumolysin pNK14 based DNA vaccine against Streptococcus pneumoniae
Samarkos M. - Influenza vaccination coverage among Greek adults
Sambatakou H. - Similar aortic stiffness but decreased wave reflections in human immunodeficiency virus-infected naive patients. Therole of subclinical inflammation
  - Non-invasive assessment of liver fibrosis by measurement of stiffness in HIVinfected patients. The significance of the metabolic syndrome
Sambri V. - Multifocal emergence of ESBL-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae clone with differential non-carbapenemase-mediated resistance to carbapenems in Italian hospitals
Samel-Kowalik P. - Influence of probiotics application on occurrence of common colds and flu: results from the Epidemiology of Allergic Disorders in Poland (ECAP) study
Samet A. - High prevalence of colonisation of vancomycin-resistant enterococci in adult haematology unit patients
  - A new method PCR MP for Candida albicans strains genotyping
  - Time to positivity in monomicrobial and polimicrobial fungal blood cultures
  - Temocillin in vitro activity against ESBL and AmpC producing Gram-negative bacteria isolated in tertiary-care hospital
Samolinski B. - Influence of probiotics application on occurrence of common colds and flu: results from the Epidemiology of Allergic Disorders in Poland (ECAP) study
Samonis G. - In vitro activities of tigecycline and other 22 antimicrobial agents against Streptococcus pneumoniae strains isolated in a tertiary care hospital
  - Surveillance of antimicrobial resistance and serotype epidemiology of Streptococcus pneumoniae in Crete, Greece
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline against multidrug-resistant Enterobacteriaceae clinical isolates
  - Epidemiology, clinical and microbiological features of infectious endocarditis: a review of 54 cases
  - Community-acquired pneumonia in elderly patients with and without type2 diabetes mellitus
  - Incidence, clinical, microbiological features and outcome of bloodstream infections in patients undergoing haemodialysis
  - Inhaled colistin as adjunctive to intravenous colistin for the treatment of microbiologically documented VAP
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline against pathogens from Crete, Greece T.E.S.TProgram2006
  - Skin and soft-tissue infection in patients with solid tumours
Samoylovich M. - Development of recombinant Helicobacter pylori CagA protein fragments for antibody production and characterisation
Sampath R. - Rapid detection and identification of tick-borne pathogens directly from clinical samples using PCR and electrospray ionisation mass spectrometry
  - Rapid detection and characterisation of pathogens causing healthcare-associated infections using PCR/ESI-MS
  - Molecular identification of viral pathogens using PCR/ESI-MS
  - Development of PCR Electrospray ionisation mass spectrometry for identification of clinically relevant fungi and yeast
Sam-Sambo V. - MUT056399: a novel antibacterial against methicillin-resistant staphylococci
Samuelsen Ø. - Molecular identification and characterisation of Acinetobacter baumannii in Norwegian strain collections reveal major discrepancies to phenotypic identification and the presence of carbapenemase-producing clonal lineages
  - Emergence of KPC-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in Norway is associated with hospitalisation abroad, nosocomial transmission and sporadic urinary tract infections in outpatients without recent hospitalisation
Sam-Wobo S.O. - Awareness, possession and use of insecticide-treated net for prevention of malaria in children under five in Abeokuta, Nigeria
San Martin J.V. - Predictive model of anaerobic bacteraemias
Sanbonmatsu-Gámez S. - Toscana virus: serosurvey study in domestic animals within Granada province (southern Spain)
Sanche S. - Mutant prevention concentration of tigecycline and vancomycin against contemporary clinical isolates of Clostridium difficile
Sanchez R. - Relationship between piperacillin-tazobactam consumption and bacterial resistance in Colombian hospitals. Atime-series analysis,20042007
Sánchez A. - Evaluation of Robobact system for isolation of Salmonella sp. in faecal samples
Sánchez F. - Nocardiosis: an emerging disease?
Sánchez J. - The Sysmex UF-1000i flow cytometer as a means of reducing urine cultures
Sanchez M. - Detection of cfr-carrying Staphylococcus spp. Isolates in Blood Cultures from a Spanish site during a phase 3 clinical trial of topical administration of omiganan1gel
Sánchez A. - Nosocomial, community and healthcare-associated bloodstream infections in Spain
Sánchez L. - Galactomannan testing in the bronchoalveolar lavage for the diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis in lung transplant recipients
Sanchez A. - Molecular epidemiology of human papillomavirus in Madrid, Spain
Sánchez B. - Outcomes associated with antifungal treatment and fluconazole treatment failure for candidaemia or invasive candidiasis in patients admitted into intensive care units
  - Long-term evaluation of pre-emptive treatment after solid organ transplant in patients at high risk for cytomegalovirus infection
Sanchez Calvo J.M. - 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
Sánchez García A. - Invasive pneumococal disease after systematic use of 7valent pneumococcal conjugated vaccine. Multi-centre study with seven hospitals in Madrid, Spain
Sanchez-Calvo J.M. - Failure to treat HBV with adefovir due to early selection of rtA181T mutation
Sanchez-Carrillo C. - Evaluation of a chromogenic bioMrieux chromID ESBL medium for screening and presumptive identification of extended-spectrum lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae from surveillance cultures
Sanchez-Cespedes J. - Proteomic analysis of the secretome of Acinetobacter baumannii
Sánchez-Céspedes J. - Efficacy of a new quinolone (UB-8902) in an experimental murine pneumonia model caused by Acinetobacter baumannii resistant to ciprofloxacin
Sánchez-González M. - Incidence of Pseudomonas aeruginosa resistant to colistin in a tertiary care hospital
Sánchez-Somolinos M. - Genotypic characterisation of binary-toxin-producing Clostridium difficile strains
Sanchini A. - Characterisation of Panton-Valentine leukocidine positive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Italy
  - Vancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus from bloodstream infections in Italy
Sancho S. - Updated epidemiology of severe infections as a cause of admission in an intensive care unit in patients with haematological malignances. Preliminary report of a Spanish multicentre study
  - Prognostic factors of community-acquired severe sepsis and septic shock
Sander P. - RIDAQUICK Norovirus: a new dimension for norovirus detection
Sanders I. - Optimisation and validation of an in-house-developed real-time PCR for detection of toxinogenic Clostridium difficile strains in human faeces
Sandoval E. - Evaluation of a sonication protocol for the detection of bacteria in retrieved osteosynthesis implants
Sandri M.T. - Inter-laboratory reproducibility and precision of the Roche prototypeCobas 4800 human papillomavirus test
Sandström G. - Vibrio species utilise Acanthamoeba castellanii as an environmental host
Sanduende Y. - A retrospective, multi-centre study of 25 cases of proven zygomycosis: risk factors associated with mortality
Sangu W. - Aetiology of fever in children from urban and rural Tanzania
Sanlidag T. - Diphtheria antitoxin levels among adults in Manisa, Turkey
Santagada G. - Amplified fragment length polymorphism for high-resolution typing of Listeria monocytogenes from foods and the environment
Santagati M. - Characterisation of a chimeric mosaic structure carrying erm(B) and tet(O) genes in S.agalactiae
Santantonio M. - Molecular typing of human isolates of Listeria monocytogenes
Santiago S. - Prevalence of Staphylococcus aureus in health professionals in a Brazilian teaching hospital
Santín M. - Clinical features and outcome of tuberculosis in solid-organ transplant recipients
Santini C. - Surgical wound infection after median sternotomy: incidence and risk factor analysis. Results of a large multi-centre study in Italy
Santos S. - Antimicrobial resistance and in vitro biofilm-forming ability of Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates from veterinary origin
Santos A. - Discordant genotypic interpretation and phenotypic role of protease mutations in HIV1 subtypesBandG
Santos C. - Occurrence and characterisation of class 1 integrons from isolates collected in a hospital's sanitary facility in Aveiro, Portugal
Santos M. - Endemic clone Escherichia coli harbouring ECP common pillus versus an outbreak clone in a patient from a hospital, Lisbon
Santos-Sanches I. - Diverse populations of fluoroquinolone nonsusceptible groupA streptococci recovered from colonisation and infections in Portugal (19992006)
  - Oropharyngeal colonisation by groupA streptococci in Portugal: an eight-year surveillance study (20002007)
  - Clones, antibiotypes and virulence genotypes of groupC streptococci from bovine mastitis
Sanz Gonzalez de Suso I.R. - 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
Saonuam P. - The prevalences and risk factors of nosocomial infections caused by extended-spectrum lactamase-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae in Thailand
Sapmaz-Karabag S. - Outpatient parenteral teicoplanin treatment in staphylococcal prosthesis infections
Sarabia A. - Epidemiology of influenza illness requiring intensive care unit admission in Toronto, Canada
Saraiva Z. - Widespread subcutaneous nodules as a manifestation of breakthrough invasive aspergillosis in a bone marrow transplant patient: assessment of disease extension by positron emission tomography scan imaging
Saraiva da Cunha J. - Seroepidemiological survey of viral hepatitis, HIV, syphilis and herpes simplex virus in a Portuguese correctional facility
Sarantopoulos D. - Ten-year survey of co-trimoxazole and quinolone resistance in Escherichia coli causing urinary tract infections
Sarchi E. - Need for a screening with antitoxoplasma IgG and IgM in transplantation
Sardelic S. - First report of TEM-52 lactamase in Proteus mirabilis strains from Croatia
Sarfati C. - Molecular typing of a new variant of Encephalitozoon cuniculi responsible for disseminated microsporidiosis in a renal transplant recipient
Sargentini V. - Mycobacteria affect groupI CD1 expression and lipid-antigen presentation via p38 signalling in human DCprecursor
Sari T. - A case of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever with normal laboratory findings
  - Evaluation of risk factors for fatality in patients with Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever
Saribas S. - 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
  - Are isolated anti-Hbc blood donors in a high-risk group? The detection of HBVDNA in isolated anti-HBc cases with NAT nucleic acid amplification test based on transcription-mediated amplification
  - Can the nucleic acid amplification test be an alternative to the serologic tests? Aprospective study results of 18,200 blood donors from Turkish Red Crescent
  - Genotypic analysis of human Echinococcus granulosus strains in Turkey
  - The prognostic and diagnostic value of Western Blot test in cystic echinococcosis
Saridou S. - Peritonitis in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis: five-year experience in our hospital
Sarikaya H. - Oxidative stress and antioxidant defence in patients with chronic hepatitisBandC
Sariola A. - Prevalence and outcome of pregnancy in chronic hepatitisC virus infection
Sarkatzidi C. - In vitro susceptibilities of toxigenic clostridium difficile strains to 10 antimicrobial agents
Sarkkinen H. - Direct identification of aerobic Gram-positive cocci and Gram-negative rods from positive bioMerieux blood culture bottles by GenoType blood culture assay (HAIN)
Sarmento e Castro R. - Mother-to-child transmission of HIV: a Portuguese retrospective study
Sarmiento I. - In vitro time-kill studies of oritavancin against clinical isolates of Streptococcus pyogenes
  - Comparative activity of oritavancin against recent genetically diverse methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates
Saroglou G. - Emerging infections due to KPC2 producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in hospitals in Greece
  - Ventricular assist device-related infections
Sarriá C. - A retrospective, multi-centre study of 25 cases of proven zygomycosis: risk factors associated with mortality
Sarti M. - Multifocal emergence of ESBL-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae clone with differential non-carbapenemase-mediated resistance to carbapenems in Italian hospitals
Sarvikivi E. - Repeated prevalence surveys of healthcare-associated infections in Finnish neonatal intensive care units preliminary results
Sasikala S. - In vitro activity of antimicrobials in combination against clinical strains of extreme drug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii resistant to all antibiotics including polymyxinB in Singapore
  - Effective antimicrobials in combination against extreme drug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa with decreasing susceptibilities to polymyxinB in Singapore
  - In vitro activity of polymyxinB and rifampicin in combination against pandrug-resistant Acinetobacter spp.
Sasson V. - Innovation in diagnosis of gastrointestinal protozoan parasites
Satoh S. - Improvement of a latex agglutination assay for specific detection of Panton-Valentine leukocidin
Sauer P. - Characterisation of CTX-M-positive isolates of Enterobacteriaceae using real-time PCR and melting curve analysis
Saukkoriipi A. - Mixed biofilms formed by Haemophilus influenzae and Streptococcus pneumoniae and expression of certain biofilm-related genes
  - Smoking status interacts in the association between mannose-binding lectin serum levels and carriage of respiratory bacteria
  - Xylitol and capsular gene expression in Streptococcus pneumoniae
Savage J. - 20,000 hand-hygiene observations on 60 wards in 16 acute trusts: dispelling hand-hygiene myths? Or reporting a national change in practice?
  - The success and effectiveness of the world's first national cleanyourhands campaign in England and Wales 20042008: a prospective observational interrupted time-series
Savastre M. - Epidemiological and clinical features regarding Rickettsia conorii infection in Romania
Savelkoul P. - Detection of Staphylococcus aureus multi-locus sequence type 398 (ST398) in blood cultures
Savelkoul P.H.M. - Transverse microbial differences of the human gut evaluated with terminal restriction fragment length polymorphism
Savelkoul P. - Appropriate Muller-Hinton agar is crucial for the performance of metallo-lactamase Etest
Savelkoul P.H.M. - Evaluation of the Roche Cobas HCV immunoassay
Savicheva A.M. - Real practice of antimicrobials use in the treatment of sexually transmitted diseases in Russia
Savini S. - Horizontal transmission of groupB streptococci in a neonatal intensive care unit
Savinov A. - Study of effectiveness and antimicrobial activity of an alcohol-free, non-rinse antiseptic developed for skin disinfection in emergency situations
Savinova T. - Clonal diversity of penicillin non-susceptible Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates in Moscow, Russia
Savolainen L. - 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
Savva A. - Allogeneic transplantation of mononuclear cells as successful immunotherapy in experimental sepsis by multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa
  - A circulating factor of patients with septic shock stimulates release of angiopoietin-2 by human monocytes
Savvala M. - Aetiological role of viruses in hospitalised patients with acute gastroenteritis in Greece
Savvidou K. - Toxigenicity and resistance to antibiotics of Clostridium difficile strains isolated from patients of a tertiary hospital in Greece during a six-year period
  - Isolation of glycopeptides-resistant enterococci from stool and blood samples of hospitalised patients during a three-year period
Sax S. - Evaluation of VITEK 2 for identification of enterococci and detection of vancomycin resistance
Sax H. - Successful implementation of the WHO multimodal hand hygiene improvement strategy and tools: a survey of 230 hospitals worldwide
Sayin-Kutlu S. - Management of candiduria: an interview schedule
Sayyahfar S. - Is BCG vaccine scar necessary for confirmation of immunity against Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection?
Scaggiante R. - HPV infection in HIVinfected men who have sex with men and correlation with HHV8 shedding
  - Drug resistance mutations and sub-type circulation in newly diagnosed HIVinfected subjects
Scaglione F. - Physical activity affects the risk of respiratory pneumococcal infection
Scagnolari C. - Expression of interferon-induced microRNAs in patients with chronic hepatitisC virus treated with pegylated interferon alpha
  - Prevalence and type specific papillomavirus load in female anal infection
Scalzini A. - Emergence of Panton-Valentine leukocidin-positive community-acquired MRSA and MSSA infections in an Italian hospital
Scanvic A. - 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
Scartezzini L. - Catheter-associated urinary tract infections in a geriatric ward
  - Surveillance of vascular catheter and total parenteral nutrition-related infections
Schäfer D. - Biocide exposure activates sae promoter activity in Staphylococcus aureus strain Newman and increases cellular invasion
Schaffer K. - AmphotericinB as antifungal prophylaxis in liver transplantation
Schaper N. - Efficacy of IV/oral moxifloxacin in the treatment of complicated skin and skin-structure infections: results of the RELIEF study
  - Efficacy of IV/oral moxifloxacin and IV piperacillin/tazobactam followed by oral amoxicillin-clavulanic acid in the treatment of major abscess: results of the RELIEF study
  - In vitro susceptibility and pathogen prevalence data in complicated skin and skin-structure infections: results of the RELIEF study
Scharringa J. - A novel DNA micro-array system for rapid detection of TEM, SHV and CTXM extended-spectrum -lactamases in Enterobacteriaceae
Schaub N. - Is multiplex PCR (SeptiFast) useful for diagnosis of infectious endocarditis?
  - Multiplex PCR (SeptiFast) for diagnosis of sepsis in patients presenting to the emergency room
Schaumann R. - First blaVIM positive metallo-lactamase producing Enterobacter cloacae isolate in Germany
  - Identification of members of the Bacteroides fragilis group by mass-spectrometric discrimination
  - The performance of matrix-assisted laserdesorptionionisation time of flight mass spectrometry in the identification of Enterococcus faecalis and E.faecium in clinical isolates
Scheftel J.M. - Evaluation of MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry for the identification of bacteria under routine conditions in a clinical laboratory
  - Evaluation of the performance of chromIDTM Vibrio, a new chromogenic medium for isolation and presumptive identification of Vibrio cholerae and Vibrio parahaemolyticus from clinical specimens
Scheidegger C. - Eradication of an epidemic methicillin-resistance Staphylococcus aureus from a geriatric university hospital. Evidence from a >10year follow-up
Scheithauer S. - Characterisation of LD and EVD-associated meningitis/ventriculitis in neurosurgical patients
  - In vitro activity of tigecycline versus imipenem and versus vancomycin and linezolid against clinical isolates of ESBL-producing E.coli, Klebsiella spp. and methicillin-resistant S.aureus
Schellenberger W. - The performance of matrix-assisted laserdesorptionionisation time of flight mass spectrometry in the identification of Enterococcus faecalis and E.faecium in clinical isolates
  - Identification of members of the Bacteroides fragilis group by mass-spectrometric discrimination
Schellerer V. - Tigecycline by Lc-Ms/Ms in seven human intestinal tissues and comparison with rat and porcine tissue
Schio S.M. - Galactomannan testing in the bronchoalveolar lavage for the diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis in lung transplant recipients
Schitikova L. - HIV/AIDS epidemics development of pregnant woman in Ukraine
Schlachetzki J. - MRSA on a closed psychiatric ward
Schleicher X. - Detection of extended-spectrum lactamase among Enterobacteriaceae using automated microbiology systems
Schlemmer B. - Acquisition of cephalosporin-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in relation to global exposure to antibiotic -lactams in ten intensive care units of Paris metropolitan area
Schmalreck A. - Parallel-resistance of azoles and echinocandines and their cross-resistance to flucytosine and amphotericinB in clinical yeast isolates
Schmid N. - Can multiplex PCR (SeptiFast) detect DNAemia before occurrence of sepsis in neutropenic patients?
Schmid P. - Anorectal Chlamydia trachomatis infections in Swiss HIVinfected homosexual men
Schmid G. - Male circumcision only for Sub-Saharan Africa?
Schmidt H. - Patients after proven neuroborreliosis how severe is the persisting neuropsychological damage?
Schmidt D. - Multicentre evaluation of the Versant HIV1 RNA 1.0 Assay (kPCR) with the Versant kPCR molecular system
Schmidt-Samoa C. - Patients after proven neuroborreliosis how severe is the persisting neuropsychological damage?
Schmitt-Hoffmann A.H. - Oral pharmacokinetics of isavuconazole in liver impairment due to cirrhosis
Schmitz F.J. - Comparative susceptibility of European Gram-positive pathogens to ceftobiprole, vancomycin, teicoplanin and linezolid
Schmitz F.-J. - Increase of antimicrobial resistance among major Enterobacteriaceae species in Germany
Schneemann M. - 12-year post-mortem analysis of invasive mould infections in intensive care units in a tertiary care hospital
Schneider C. - Fluoroquinolone prophylaxis in haematology-oncology patients is it still useful?
Schneider A. - Parachlamydia and Rhabdochlamydia in respiratory secretions of premature newborns: prevalence and clinical impact
Schneider C. - Mortality of Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia and infectious diseases specialist consultation a study of 521 patients at a tertiary care centre in Germany
Schneiders T. - RamR: a dual regulator of antibiotic susceptibility and biofilm formation in Klebsiella pneumoniae Kp342
  - Transcriptional profiling of Klebsiella pneumoniae genes controlled by the transcription factor, ramA
  - The differential effect of mutations in RamR, in mediating antibiotic susceptibility in Klebsiella pneumoniae
Scholts M.C. - Development and validation of a real-time PCR assay for detection of enteropathogenic Escherichia coli, as part of a Dutch study on the epidemiology of gastro-enteritis
  - Development and validation of a rapid molecular screening panel for detection of enteroaggregative Escherichia coli, as part of a Dutch study on the epidemiology of gastro-enteritis
Scholz R. - Surgical hand antisepsis in practice what surgeons do and want
  - Use of soda fountains in hospitals: four-year surveillance of daily routine
Schønheyder H.C. - Typing of vancomycin-resistant enterococci from Danish hospitals
  - Clonal spread of penicillin-resistant ampicillin-susceptible Enterococcus faecalis among bloodstream infections in Denmark
  - Mycoplasma hominis: an incidental but significant finding by routine bacteriological culture
  - Mortality impact of positive blood cultures in patients with suspected community-acquired bacteraemia. A Danish population-based cohort study
Schonheyder H. - Incidence of zoonotic Salmonella species bacteraemia: a multi-national population-based study
Schønheyder H.C. - Creating a collaborative network for the study of bacteraemia in Denmark: frequency of recurrence with the same and different micro-organisms
Schoondermark-Stolk S.A. - Cellular inflammation and viral loads in primary Epstein-Barr viral meningo-encephalitis
Schoonheydt K. - Antibiotic therapy in critically ill patients: rates of empiric appropriate or adequate therapy and subsequent adaptation of therapy in daily practice
Schörner C. - Pigs as a source for toxigenic Corynebacterium ulcerans in diphtheria-like disease
Schramm F. - Evaluation of three diagnosis models for differentiating bacterial from viral meningitis
Schrenzel J. - Detection of nucleic acids, is there a future after PCR?
  - Cost-effectiveness analysis of universal rapid screening for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus at hospital admission
Schreurs B. - Theory of planned behaviour and its use in antibiotic prescribing in a hospital setting
Schroecksnadel K. - Usefulness of Creactive protein and procalcitonin determination for the differential diagnosis and guidance of the clinical management in pneumococcal and Legionella pneumonia
Schroeder M. - Evaluating the user experience of the Sealife Semantic Web browsers
Schroeren-Boersch B. - Macrolide use in intensive care units
  - Seven years of SARI (Surveillance of Antimicrobial Use and Antimicrobial Resistance in Intensive Care Units; 20012007
  - Resistant Escherichia coli on the rise? Data from the project Surveillance of Antimicrobial Use and Antimicrobial Resistance in Intensive Care Units (SARI); 20012007
  - Seasonal variation in the incidence of Gram-negative bacteria in intensive care units
Schroeter A. - Virulence and resistance determinants in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus ST398 isolates
  - Variability of determinants conferring extended-spectrum lactamase resistance in German Salmonella enterica serovar ParatyphiB dtartrate+ (S.ser. Java) isolates
Schroll A. - The haemochromatosis-associated Hfe mutation protects mice from Salmonella typhimurium infection via induction of lipocalin2
Schuette W. - Randomised, placebo-controlled phase III trial of docetaxel plus carboplatin with or without levofloxacin prophylaxis in elderly patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer: The APRONTA Trial
Schuetz P. - Can multiplex PCR (SeptiFast) detect DNAemia before occurrence of sepsis in neutropenic patients?
  - Biomarkers improve the ability of clinical scores to predict intensive care unit admission in patients with community-acquired pneumonia
Schuhegger R. - Pigs as a source for toxigenic Corynebacterium ulcerans in diphtheria-like disease
Schuhmacher M. - Use of soda fountains in hospitals: four-year surveillance of daily routine
Schuitema A.R.J. - The accumulation of resistance mutations in Mycobacterium tuberculosis in vitro
Schulze C. - Seroprevalence of tularaemia under foxes and raccoon dogs in Germany
Schulze-Steinen H. - Characterisation of LD and EVD-associated meningitis/ventriculitis in neurosurgical patients
Schulz-Stuebner S. - Prevalence of Legionella spp. in water systems in German hospitals
Schumacher M. - Modelling the effect of time-dependent exposure on hospital mortality using data from the BURDEN study group
Schuster H. - Prevelance of blood-borne viruses amongst antenatal clinic patients and blood donors in a tertiary referral hospital in Oman
  - Low blood culture bottle filling volumes in a tertiary referral hospital in Oman
Schwab F. - Costs of nosocomial methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia
  - Economic aspects of deep sternal wound infections
  - Regional variations of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus incidence densities among 169 German hospitals which participated in the MRSA-KISS module
  - Macrolide use in intensive care units
  - Seven years of SARI (Surveillance of Antimicrobial Use and Antimicrobial Resistance in Intensive Care Units; 20012007
  - Resistant Escherichia coli on the rise? Data from the project Surveillance of Antimicrobial Use and Antimicrobial Resistance in Intensive Care Units (SARI); 20012007
  - Infection control practices associated with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus rates of 116 German hospitals
Schwab D.L. - Growth inhibition of micro-organisms involved in catheter-related infections by an antimicrobial transparent IVdressing containing chlorhexidine gluconate
Schwab F. - Seasonal variation in the incidence of Gram-negative bacteria in intensive care units
Schwartz S. - Comparative evaluation of daptomycin and pharmakocinetically-guided vancomycin therapy in patients with prolonged neutropenia or haematopoietic stem cell transplantation
Schwarz S. - Heterogeneity among porcine MRSA ST398 isolates
Schwarz P. - In vitro combination of amphotericinB or posaconazole with cyclosporineA against zygomycetes
Schwarz S. - Prevalence of the novel trimethoprim resistance gene dfrK among German staphylococcal isolates of the Bft-GermVet monitoring study
Schwede I. - The use of EUCAST wild-type distributions for calibration and a quality control parameter for multi-centre surveillance data
  - Inadequate drugs for the treatment of Gram-negative infections based on the EPICENTER Network data
  - Inadequate drugs for the treatment of infections with Gram-positive pathogens using the EPICENTER Network data
  - Evaluation of ESBL producing E.coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae strains with EUCAST and CLSI breakpoints
Schweiger A. - Risk factors for fungal surgical site infections in recipients of ventricular-assist devices
  - Spread of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus sequence type 398 in Europe
Schwenk A. - Detection and management of catheter-associated urinary tract infections: an audit of clinical practice in a district general hospital
Schwienbacher M. - First experiences with Nchlorotaurine in a swine bronchopulmonary infection model
Schwinger W. - Viral antigen expression in individuals with chromosomal integrated HHV6
Scillato M. - Characterisation of a chimeric mosaic structure carrying erm(B) and tet(O) genes in S.agalactiae
Scivales S. - Asymptomatic Toxoplasma gondii infection in liver transplant patients
Scoarughi G.L. - 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
  - Evaluation of natural compounds derived from plants on planktonic and sessile form of staphylococci
Scocchi M. - In vitro bactericidal and antibiofilm activity of six antimicrobial peptides against multidrug-resistant pathogens from patients with cystic fibrosis
Scopes E. - Evaluation of the Oxoid XpectLegionella test kit for detection of Legionella pneumophila serogroup1 antigen in urine
Scott C. - Performance of monoplex and multiplex nucleic acid amplification tests for the detection of a range of respiratory pathogens
Scott G. - Emergence of AcrAB-mediated tigecycline resistance in a clinical isolate of Enterobacter cloacae
Scott C. - Chlamydophila pneumoniae and Mycoplasma pneumoniae EQA Pilot Study
Scotton P.G. - Investigation on the presence of WU and KI polyomaviruses in central nervous system samples
Scoulica E. - Clinical spectrum and microbiological features of nocardial infection in Crete, Greece: asevenyear experience
Scuderi C. - In vitro activity of ceftobiprole against a group of well-characterised staphylococci
Seah C. - Evaluation of a real-time PCR assay for the molecular identification of Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia
Seal B.S. - Antimicrobial activities of bacteriocins E5052 and B602 against MRSA and other nosocomial infections
Sears P. - A randomised, double-blind clinical trial of OPT-80 versus vancomycin in Clostridium difficile infection
Seaton R.A. - Clinical experience with daptomycin in Europe
Sedaghat M. - Molecular characterisation of epidemic isolates of Vibrio cholerae O1 recovered from an outbreak occurred in different parts of Iran in 2005
Sedlacek J. - Incidence, timing and aetiology of bloodstream infections following orthotopic liver transplantation or haematopoietic stem cell transplantation a single-centre experience
Sedlacek P. - Detection of cytomegalovirus resistance to antivirals in paediatric haematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients: study in a paediatric cohort in the Czech Republic
Sednaoui P. - A new real-time PCR assay for the direct detection of Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Mycoplasma genitalium
Sefers S. - Rapid detection and identification of tick-borne pathogens directly from clinical samples using PCR and electrospray ionisation mass spectrometry
Segala E. - Binding domain of the TMC207 in subunitC of mycobacterial ATP synthase
Segatore B. - First identification in Italy of contemporary presence of qnrB9 element and blaTEM-116 ESBL-gene in Citrobacter freundii environmental strain
  - Characterisation of class 1 and class 2 integrons among bacteria isolated from an urban waste water treatment plant in Italy
Seggewiss J. - Phenotype-specific small non-protein-coding RNAs of Staphylococcus aureus
Segovia M. - Emergence of a clone of Streptococcus pneumoniae serotype 19A in children in Murcia, Spain
Segreti J. - High-dose daptomycin for complicated Gram-positive infections
Segura C. - Nocardiosis: an emerging disease?
Seiberling M. - Pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics and safety profile of a fully human IgM anti-Pseudomonas aeruginosa serotypeO11 monoclonal antibody KBPA 101 in healthy volunteers
Seifert H. - Comparative susceptibility of European Gram-negative pathogens to ceftobiprole, ceftazidime and cefepime
  - Increase of antimicrobial resistance among major Enterobacteriaceae species in Germany
  - Mutation frequency of rifampicin resistance in Acinetobacter baumannii clinical isolates
  - Mortality of Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia and infectious diseases specialist consultation a study of 521 patients at a tertiary care centre in Germany
  - Comparative in vitro activities of moxifloxacin and 6 other antimicrobial agents against aerobic bacterial isolates causing intraabdominal infection: results from the PRISMA study
  - Comparative in vitro activities of moxifloxacin and 6 other antimicrobial agents against anaerobic bacterial isolates causing intraabdominal infection: results from the PRISMA study
  - Development of resistance to tigecycline, co-trimoxazole and tobramycin associated with increased expression of the Acinetobacter baumannii efflux pump AdeB in a hospitalised patient
  - Detection of extended-spectrum lactamase among Enterobacteriaceae using automated microbiology systems
  - Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infection management indicators as quality indicators for hospital antibiotic stewardship: feasibility study by the ABS International Quality Indicators (ABS QI) team
  - Adequacy of antimicrobial treatment and outcome of Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia in nine European countries
Seiler W. - Eradication of an epidemic methicillin-resistance Staphylococcus aureus from a geriatric university hospital. Evidence from a >10year follow-up
Sekawi Z. - Adhesion and adhesion inhibition properties of Bifidobacterium strains B.longum BB536 and B.pseudocatenulatumG4 on HT29 epithelium cellline
Selan L. - 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
  - Evaluation of natural compounds derived from plants on planktonic and sessile form of staphylococci
Selot N. - The effect of transfusion on the rate of sepsis in patients undergoing cardiac and vascular surgery at a tertiary care centre in India
Selvaggi C. - Expression of interferon-induced microRNAs in patients with chronic hepatitisC virus treated with pegylated interferon alpha
Selvaraju S. - Molecular detection of 12 viruses and subtypes by Luminex respiratory viral panel in respiratory specimens from children
Selvarangan R. - Molecular detection of 12 viruses and subtypes by Luminex respiratory viral panel in respiratory specimens from children
Semczuk K. - Staphylococcus aureus genotypes in patients with cystic fibrosis
  - Epidemiology of ESBL producing Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates from a paediatric hospital
Seme K. - Routine twenty-four mini-pool HCV RNA screening for the diagnosis of early hepatitisC virus infection in non-transfusion setting
  - Diversity of conjugative blaCTX-M-carrying plasmids from Klebsiella pneumoniae strains in Slovenian hospitals
Semedo-Lemsaddek T. - Differential expression of enterococcal virulence-related genes: clinical versus food strains
Sen S. - Outcomes of pan-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii infections treated with tigecycline
  - Brucella melitensis endocarditis accompanied with Candida albicans in a patient with prosthetic valve
Senbayrak S. - Brucellosis: a retrospective evaluation of clinical, laboratory and therapeutic features of 101cases
  - A one-day prevalence study: the evaluation of antibiotic use and cost in a training hospital
Sener K. - Neurophysiciatric changes in associated with human parvovirus B19 meningoencephalitis
Sener A. - Asymptomatic bacteriuria may assist urinary tract infections?
  - In vitro comparison of bacterial permeability of different epidural catheter filters
Sengoz G. - Are measles still a problem? Istanbul, Turkey data
Sengoz Inan A. - Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever in Turkey
Senjug M. - Low virulence associated with fluoroquinolone resistance of uropathogenic Escherichia coli strains
Senn L. - Molecular epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates from nursing homes (NH) of western Switzerland suggests transmission within NH
  - Molecular epidemiology of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in intensive care units over a 10-year period (19982007)
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  - 5-year evolution of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus carriage in nursing-home residents of western Switzerland
Sennati S. - Dissemination of a small ColE1-like plasmid harbouring qnrB19 among commensal Escherichia coli, Bolivia
Seo S.M. - Vancomycin and daptomycin susceptibility related to the accessory gene regulator locus in MRSA using in vitro pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic models
Seol S.Y. - Genetic basis of resistance to aminoglycosides in Acinetobacter species and spread of armA in Acinetobacter baumannii sequence group 1 in Korean hospitals
Seong S.K. - Evaluation of drug-drug interaction study of zabofloxacin in vivo
Sepp E. - Risk factors predicting recurrent urinary tract infection in childhood
  - Ampicillin or penicillin for empiric treatment of early-onset neonatal sepsis: influence on bowel colonisation by aerobic and facultative anaerobic bacteria
  - In vitro and in vivo comparison of Clostridium difficile PCR ribotype 027 and non 027 strains
Seputiene V. - Prevalence of class 1 and class 2 integrons among Escherichia coli isolates of human and animal origin in Lithuania
  - Emergence of ESBL-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella spieces isolates in Lithuania
Seraceni S. - Investigation of Toxoplasma gondii in shellfish from Adriatic Sea, Italy
  - Role of Toll-like receptors in patients with multiple sclerosis and Chlamydophila pneumoniae infection
  - Asymptomatic Toxoplasma gondii infection in liver transplant patients
Seral C. - In vitro activity of daptomycin and other antimicrobial agents against Staphylococcus coagulase-negative isolated from catheter-related bloodstream infections in intensive care unit patients
Serban R. - Epidemiological and clinical features regarding Rickettsia conorii infection in Romania
Serebour E. - Prevelance of blood-borne viruses amongst antenatal clinic patients and blood donors in a tertiary referral hospital in Oman
Serebryakova M. - Application of MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry for Helicobacter pylori study
Serefhanoglu K. - Osteoarthricular involvement in brucellosis: study of 155 cases
Sergi C. - First experiences with Nchlorotaurine in a swine bronchopulmonary infection model
Sergiou Z. - Murine typhus in a paediatric hospital in Greece
Serra R. - 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
Serrano L. - Diversity of extended-spectrum lactamases in Escherichia coli: second nationwide study in Spain (GEIH-BLEE 2006)
Serrano J. - Evaluation of serum Aspergillus galactomannan in haematological patients
Serrano-Rocha L. - Emergence of Escherichia coli producing CTX-M-15 in Seville: epidemiological and clinical features
Serrecchia L. - Molecular typing of enterotoxigenic strains of Staphylococcus aureus isolated from different foods of animal origin
Serrera A. - Risk factors for catheter-related colonisation and catheter-related bloodstream infection in chronic haemodialysis patients with cuffed tunneled central venous catheters
Setacci D. - Characterisation of class 1 and class 2 integrons among bacteria isolated from an urban waste water treatment plant in Italy
Sethi S. - Effect of intermittent moxifloxacin therapy on the microbiology of sputum cultures from patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (the PULSE study)
Severo L.C. - Galactomannan testing in the bronchoalveolar lavage for the diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis in lung transplant recipients
Severs D. - Psychological impact of short-term isolation for infection control
Sevillano E. - Detection of the OXA-58 carbapenemase in clinical isolates of Acinetobacter baumannii from Cochabamba, Bolivia
Sevillano D. - Effect of protein binding in the activity of voriconazole and anidulafungin alone or combined against Aspergillus sp. using a time-kill methodology
  - A pharmacodynamic approach of the antibacterial effect of different lactams against mixed inocula of Haemophilus influenzae strains and selection of resistant populations
  - 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
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Sfirakis P. - Ventricular assist device-related infections
Sfirass D. - Leptospirosis: an emerging disease in rural areas in Greece
Shabir S. - Epidemiological typing of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates from India and Pakistan
  - A prospective cross-over study demonstrating that rapid MRSA screening leads to a reduction in the rate of MRSA acquisition
Shah P. - Validation of a high-trough vancomycin nomogram to achieve trough concentrations of 15 to 20mg/L
Shahrooei M. - Sterilisation of staphylococcal biofilms with delta-toxin plus rifampin in a rat model
  - Immunisation against SesC reduces S.epidermidis biofilm formation
Shahsavan S. - Antibiotic susceptibility pattern of Gram-positive cocci cultured from patients in three university hospitals in Tehran, Iran during 20012005
Shahzamani K. - Development of a low-cost approach for quantitation and genotyping of hepatitisC virus
Shahzamani M. - Brucellosis as an aetiology for culture-negative endocarditis in endemic regions
Shakhmistova A. - Dominance of Beijing family strains in XDR tuberculosis in Samara Oblast, Russian Federation
Shal E. - Direct costs in adults with community-acquired pneumonia in emergency clinical hospital
Shani V. - Appropriate vs. inappropriate empirical antibiotic treatment: systematic review and meta-analysis of effects and modifiers
  - A decision support system for diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal tract infections in solid-organ transplant recipients
Shanmugam N. - Infectious complications in paediatric acute liver failure, a single-centre experience
Sharifat Salmani A. - Evaluation of antibody response to group 2 outer membrane proteins of Brucella abortus S99 in animal model
  - Serological evaluation of Brucella abortus S99 lipopolysaccharide extracted by an optimised method to be applied as a part of a candidate vaccine
Sharifi A. - Antimicrobial effect of polysaccharide extract of Ganoderma on some pathogen microorganisms
Sharifnia A. - Characterisation of diversity in wbeT region of the Oantigen biosynthesis gene cluster in Ogawa and Inaba serotypes of Vibrio cholerae
Sharma R. - How diverse can be the management of this special group of atrisk patients? Aregional multidisciplinary audit on febrile neutropenia in hospitals of northwestern England
Sharma S. - 30-day mortality in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus nd methicillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infection in a Leicester cohort of patients; Panton-Valentine leukocidin gene prevalence in the same cohort
Sharp A. - Efficacy of carbohydrate-derived fulvic acid against MRSA and Candida albicans in murine models of sepsis
Shaw K. - Characterisation of resistance following serial passage of Staphylococcus aureus in the presence of the novel oxazolidinone TR-700 and linezolid
  - Characterisation of the novel oxazolidinone TR-700 and linezolid spontaneous mutation frequencies and resistance mechanisms in Staphylococcus aureus
Shaw S. - Does targeted and quantified control of the microbiological environment within the intensive care unit reduce colonisation and healthcare-acquired infection?
Sheehan D. - Report of linezolid resistance from the Zyvox Annual Appraisal of Potency and Spectrum Program (Europe, Latin America, Asia Pacific)
Shelbaya A. - Linezolid versus vancomycin health and economic outcomes: a retrospective database study of 11,018 infection-related hospitalisation treatment episodes
Shemis M. - Bacterial DNA in Egyptian patients with cirrhosis and culture-negative non-neutrocytic ascites: a marker of bacterial translocation and a prognostic indicator
Shen Y. - Comparative proteomic analysis of fluconazole-resistant and fluconazole-sensitive Candida glabrata isolates
Sheng W.H. - A multi-centre prospective study of risk factors for Jarisch-Herxheimer reactions after penicillin therapy among persons with syphilis
  - In vitro activities of various antimicrobials alone and in combination with imipenem against carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii blood isolates
  - Long-term risk of pneumocystosis after earlier discontinuation of prophylaxis among HIVinfected patients receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy
Sherkat R. - Evaluation of anti-HBs titre in surgeons vaccinated for HBV
Sherlock O. - Assessment of screening all patients and the environment for MRSA in an acute hospital
  - The impact of rapid PCR screening for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus on patient isolation
Sheth A. - Validation of a high-trough vancomycin nomogram to achieve trough concentrations of 15 to 20mg/L
Shih C.M. - Molecular analysis of Borrelia spirochetes detected in Ixodes granulatus ticks removed from rodents in Taiwan
Shih L.F. - Test performance of the amplified Mycobacterium tuberculosis Direct Test in early diagnosis of Chinese pulmonary tuberculosis
Shilnikova I. - Taxonomic structure of anaerobic bacteria in cancer patients in a Russian cancer research centre
  - Infections caused by Gram-positive anaerobic cocci in cancer patients
Shin W.S. - The production of ESBLs does not affect the early and late clinical outcome of E.coli or K.pneumoniae bacteraemia in febrile neutropenia
Shin J.H. - Prevalence of plasmid-mediated quinolone resistance and its association with extended-spectrum lactamase in clinical isolates from Korea
Shin B.M. - A two step algorithm, toxin immunoassay and stool culture, for the diagnosis of C.difficile infection where TcdA-TcdB+ variant strains are prevalent
  - Comparison of two immunoassays for diagnosis of Clostridium difficile toxinA and toxinB
Shin S.M. - Evaluation of the GeneXpert GBS assay in determining groupB streptococcus colonisation
Shinagawa N. - A study on bacteria isolated from intra-abdominal infections in Japan and their antimicrobial susceptibility
Shirzadi M. - Reduction in serum lipid parameters by incorporation of Lactobacillus plantarum A7, native strain in mice diet
Shirzadi M.R. - Fulminant deaths caused by Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever in Iran
Shishkova N. - Diversity of CTX-M gene environments in Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae nosocomial strains isolated from Russia
Shoae Hassani A. - Heat shock-induced phage shock proteinA increases Salmonella typhimurium virulence in BALB/cmice
  - Bioelectric effect decreases alginate production in Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilms
  - Royal jelly's effect on glucosyltransferase expression in Streptococcusmutans
  - Frequency of tuberculosis in Qeshm, the biggest island in the Persian Gulf
Shokohi T. - Rapid identification of Candida species from clinical specimens by RFLP-PCR method
Shokrzadeh L. - Helicobacter pylori genotypes in different ethnic groups resident in Tehran, Iran
  - Analysis of 3end variable region of cagA in Helicobacter pylori isolated from Iranian dyspeptic patients
Shore A. - Assessment of screening all patients and the environment for MRSA in an acute hospital
  - The impact of rapid PCR screening for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus on patient isolation
Shorr A. - Economic evaluation of anidulafungin (Eraxis) versus intravenous fluconazole in the treatment of hospital inpatients diagnosed with candidaemia and other forms of invasive candidiasis
  - Linezolid versus vancomycin health and economic outcomes: a retrospective database study of 11,018 infection-related hospitalisation treatment episodes
Shpall E. - An umbilical cord blood model of dendritic cell vaccination demonstrates the ex vivo generation of de novo strain-specific Tlymphocyte responses
Shrijana G. - Clinico-mycological profile of onychomycoses in patients attending dermatology clinics at a tertiary care centre in southern India
Shryock T. - Antimicrobial susceptibility of commensal bacteria (Escherichia coli, Enterococcus) from cattle, pigs and chickens (20022004) recovered from 8EU countries (EASSA programme)
  - Antimicrobial susceptibility of food-borne bacteria (Salmonella, Campylobacter) from cattle, pigs and chickens (20022004) recovered from 8EU countries (EASSA programme)
Shue Y.K. - A randomised, double-blind clinical trial of OPT-80 versus vancomycin in Clostridium difficile infection
Shulman S. - No change in MRSA vancomycin MICs among isolates from paediatric infections (20002007)
Siadat S.D. - Evaluation of antibody response to group 2 outer membrane proteins of Brucella abortus S99 in animal model
  - Serological evaluation of Brucella abortus S99 lipopolysaccharide extracted by an optimised method to be applied as a part of a candidate vaccine
Siafakas N. - Prevalence of HBV, HCV and HIV infections among obstetrics/gynaecology patients
  - Diagnosis of CMV infection by serology: comparison of methods
Siasios P. - Pertussis remains a health problem
Sideroglou T. - Medical intervention at immigrant camps in Greece
Sidira P. - Epidemiological changes in the human brucellosis
Sidorenko S. - Clonal diversity of penicillin non-susceptible Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates in Moscow, Russia
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Siegemund M. - Multiplex PCR (SeptiFast) for diagnosis of sepsis in patients presenting to the emergency room
Siegrist H. - Actinobaculum spp.: clinical observation of 19 cases
Siempos I. - Predictors of mortality in patients with ventilator-associated pneumonia: a meta-analysis
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Sierra A. - Evolution of the MRSA clones at a university hospital in the Canary Islands
Sihvonen R. - Clonality and pilus protein genes of pneumococcal isolates causing acute otitis media in children
Siikamäki H. - European cluster of imported falciparum malaria from Gambia
Siira L. - Clonality and pilus protein genes of pneumococcal isolates causing acute otitis media in children
Siitonen A. - In vitro activities of 22 antimicrobial agents against macrolide-resistant Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli isolates
  - Comparison of PFGE and MLVA in subtyping of Salmonella Typhimurium strains
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Sijak D. - First report of TEM-52 lactamase in Proteus mirabilis strains from Croatia
Sikora A. - Distribution of Legionella in hot water systems of hospitals and health resorts in Poland
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Sikora M. - Fungal strains isolated from liver transplant recipients
Silbert D. - 24-nor-ursodeoxycholic acid as novel therapeutic strategy for inflammation-induced liver fibrosis in a murine model of Schistosoma mansoni infection
Siljander T. - Seasonal patterns of invasive Streptococcus pyogenes disease in the Northern hemisphere
Silla G. - Clinical features and epidemiology of leptospirosis in Spain
Sillanpää M. - Prevalence and outcome of pregnancy in chronic hepatitisC virus infection
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Silva S.Y. - Double-blind, randomised controlled trial, to evaluate the effectiveness of a controlled nitric oxide releasing patch versus meglumine antimoniate in the treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis
Silva A. - Prevalence of Staphylococcus aureus in health professionals in a Brazilian teaching hospital
Silva J. - Phenotypic and molecular characterisation of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolated from clinical samples in northern Chile
Silva V. - Seroepidemiological survey of viral hepatitis, HIV, syphilis and herpes simplex virus in a Portuguese correctional facility
Silva R.M. - International spread of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium (CC17, CC5) and Enterococcus faecalis CC2 among animals and humans
Silva A. - Typing analysis of consecutive C.krusei isolates among haemato-oncology patients
Silva R. - Shift in ESBL-types produced by Enterobacteriaceae in a Portuguese hospital
Silva-Costa C. - In vitro susceptibility to tigecycline and to an extended panel of antimicrobials of Gram-positive and Gram-negative isolates in Portugal
Silvennoinen-Kassinen S. - Smoking status interacts in the association between mannose-binding lectin serum levels and carriage of respiratory bacteria
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Sim J.H. - Caenorhabditis elegans-based analysis for the host-pathogen interaction of Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica serovars isolated from indigenous vegetables and poultry meat in Malaysia
Simak T. - Dominance of Beijing family strains in XDR tuberculosis in Samara Oblast, Russian Federation
Simitsopoulou M. - Interactions between triazoles and echinocandins against Candida albicans planktonic cells and biofilms
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Simjee S.A. - Antimicrobial susceptibility of commensal bacteria (Escherichia coli, Enterococcus) from cattle, pigs and chickens (20022004) recovered from 8EU countries (EASSA programme)
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Simmen B. - Characteristics of elbow prosthetic joint infection: a 13-year retrospective analysis of 358 elbow prostheses
Simões A.S. - Penicillin resistance caused by dissemination of serotype 14 clone Spain9V ST156 in the vaccine era
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Simon F. - In infant rat pneumococcal meningitis, ceftriaxone plus daptomycin versus ceftriaxone attenuates brain damage and hearing loss while ceftriaxone plus rifampicin versus ceftriaxone does not
Simón A. - Impact of HLA and related polymorphisms in the control of HIV infection in long-term non-progressors and Elite controllers
Simon A. - 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
Simone C. - Epidemiology of influenza illness requiring intensive care unit admission in Toronto, Canada
Simonovic Z. - Food-borne Salmonella enteritidis outbreak in a mental health institution
Simons G. - Multiplex real-time assay for the detection of 7viruses causing infections of the central nervous system
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Simonsen G.S. - Sporadic occurrence of CMY-2 producing multidrug-resistant Escherichia coli of clonal complex (CC)48, CC38 and CC131 in Norway, 20032007. Indications for globally disseminated clones?
Simoons-Smit A.M. - Evaluation of the Roche Cobas HCV immunoassay
Simor A. - Vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus in Canada: results from the Canadian Nosocomial Infection Surveillance Program, 19992007
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Simou M. - Changes in the detection of C.trachomatis in a female population in Greece during the last 4years
Simsek I. - The importance of stool antigen test for the diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori infection and eradication follow-up
Simsek F. - In vitro antibacterial activity of Tigecycline against multidrug resistant Acinetobacter baumannii isolates
Simsir A. - Effect of shorter antimicrobial prophylaxis+using intestinal cleaning+using single use sterile gels on infections developing after transrectal prostate biopsies
Sing A. - Pigs as a source for toxigenic Corynebacterium ulcerans in diphtheria-like disease
Singer P. - Evaluation of the IMMULITE 2000 Syphilis Screen Assay in comparison with Treponema pallidum particle agglutination
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Singer M. - Does targeted and quantified control of the microbiological environment within the intensive care unit reduce colonisation and healthcare-acquired infection?
Singh R. - Combination therapy for multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in a neutropenic murine pneumonia model
Singleton J. - Does targeted and quantified control of the microbiological environment within the intensive care unit reduce colonisation and healthcare-acquired infection?
Sinha M. - Increasing the sensitivity of acid-fast bacilli detection by using concentration technique: anIndian study
Sinha B. - Biocide exposure activates sae promoter activity in Staphylococcus aureus strain Newman and increases cellular invasion
Sioni A. - Febrile neutropenia in patients with haematological malignancies
Sioutis D. - Incidence of Ureaplasma urealyticum in women with chronic urinary symptoms
Sipahi O. - Effect of shorter antimicrobial prophylaxis+using intestinal cleaning+using single use sterile gels on infections developing after transrectal prostate biopsies
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Sirbu R. - Therapeutical approach in hydatic cyst disease with multiple location
Sironen T. - Central nervous system involvement is common in acute Puumala virus infection
Sisiroi M. - The epidemiology of botulism in Romania
Sitbon K. - Prospective surveillance of invasive aspergillosis in 4 French regions: 20052007
Sito E. - Genotypic characterisation of Helicobacter pylori isolates from southern Poland
Siu K.H.G. - Novel mutations outside rifampin resistance determining region associated with rifampicin resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Siugzdiniene R. - Prevalence of class 1 and class 2 integrons among Escherichia coli isolates of human and animal origin in Lithuania
Sivananthan A. - Detection and management of catheter-associated urinary tract infections: an audit of clinical practice in a district general hospital
Sjöberg M. - High sporocidal activity using dissolved chlorine dioxide (SanDes) on different surface materials contaminated by Clostridium difficile spores
Sjöberg L. - High sporocidal activity using dissolved chlorine dioxide (SanDes) on different surface materials contaminated by Clostridium difficile spores
Sjölin J. - Varying interactions between voriconazole and amphotericinB against Candidaspp. in an invitro kinetic model
Skally M. - Surveillance of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus within Irish intensive care units
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Skalsky K. - Antiviral prophylaxis in haematological patients: systematic review and meta-analysis
Skandami Epitropaki V. - Ten-year survey of co-trimoxazole and quinolone resistance in Escherichia coli causing urinary tract infections
Skarmoutsou N. - A C2534T mutation in the 23S rRNA gene responsible for linezolid resistance in a clinical Staphylococcus epidermidis isolate
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Skentou H. - Prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, herpes simplex virus type1,2 and papilloma virus in pregnant women in central Greece
Skeva I.I. - Fever of unknown origin: differential diagnosis between infectious and non-infectious causes
Skiada A. - Serum bactericidal activity of three different dosing regimens of colistin against Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Skjøt-Rasmussen L. - Persistence of Escherichia coli clones in recurrent urinary tract infections
Skolarikos A. - Genitourinary tuberculosis: a 12-year experience
Skou J. - Conventional methods versus PNA FISH for Candida albicans/Candida glabrata identification
Skoulakis C. - Prevalence of EBV and CMV in tonsils among patients with recurrent tonsillitis and tonsillar hypertrophy in Greece
Skoura L. - Molecular epidemiology of hepatitisB virus infection among chronic carriers in Greece, 20002007
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Skouras Z. - Investigation of N.cyriacigeorgica and N.abscessus infections: a recent experience of 6 cases in Greece
Skouteli E. - Value of procalcitonin, Creactive protein and leukocyte cell count for the diagnosis and antibiotic management of intensive care unit-acquired infections
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Skoutelis A. - Influenza vaccination coverage among Greek adults
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Skov R.L. - The prevalence of carriers of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Copenhagen
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Skov R. - Spread of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus sequence type 398 in Europe
Skov Simonsen G. - The epidemiology of Staphylococcus aureus nasal and throat carriage in a large community-based population in northern Norway. The Troms Staph and Skin Study
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Skovby A.L. - Control charts with days between episodes in surveillance of nosocomial bacteraemia in intensive care units: away to intervene
Skrivanova E. - In vitro susceptibility of Campylobacter jejuni to organic acids and monoacylglycerols
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Skurichina J. - Bacterial respiratory tract infections as the sequelae of tuberculosis
Skutlaberg D.H. - Emergence of KPC-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in Norway is associated with hospitalisation abroad, nosocomial transmission and sporadic urinary tract infections in outpatients without recent hospitalisation
Slade R. - The success and effectiveness of the world's first national cleanyourhands campaign in England and Wales 20042008: a prospective observational interrupted time-series
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Slaughter J. - Evaluation of the VITEK 2 system for the susceptibility testing of Candida species and Stephanoascus ciferii with caspofungin, micafungin and posaconazole
Slavcovici A. - Survivin: any potential implication in early sepsis?
Sledzinska A. - High prevalence of colonisation of vancomycin-resistant enterococci in adult haematology unit patients
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Slee A.M. - Efficacy and pharmacodynamic evaluation of CEM-101, a novel macrolide, in murine infection models
Sleiman S. - Filamentous fungi in cystic fibrosis: occult Scedosporium colonisation detected by selective media
Slobbe L. - Three-day treatment with imipenem for unexplained fever during prolonged neutropenia. A prospective observational study on the safety in haematology patients receiving fluoroquinolone and fluconazole prophylaxis
Slonova R. - Hantaviruses in Microtus fortis and Microtus maximowiczii in far-eastern Russia
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Slotboom B. - A molecular assay detecting quinolone resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae: treatment with ciprofloxacin can still be an option
Slotsbjerg T. - Control charts with days between episodes in surveillance of nosocomial bacteraemia in intensive care units: away to intervene
Smajs D. - Screening of macrolide resistance locus in Treponema pallidum subsp. pallidum in the Czech Republic
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Small S. - Detection and characterisation of MRSA 612months post successful decolonisation: persistence or re-colonisation?
Smedjegård J. - A nationwide outbreak of vancomycin-resistant enterococci in Sweden, 20072008
Smeets L. - Evaluation of a combined toxinA/B PCR for the detection of Clostridium difficile in a general hospital
Smets K. - Antimicrobial susceptibility of food-borne bacteria (Salmonella, Campylobacter) from cattle, pigs and chickens (20022004) recovered from 8EU countries (EASSA programme)
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Smidt I. - In vitro and in vivo comparison of Clostridium difficile PCR ribotype 027 and non 027 strains
Smieja M. - Improving influenza pre-analytic collection systems: alternative collection systems to inactivate, preserve, or extract influenza for rapid testing
Smirnov K. - Molecular charecterisation of S.pneumoniae with reduced susceptibility to macrolides
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Smirnova T. - Genetic characteristics of Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains, isolated among Moscow residents
Smirnova M. - Anti-mutant antibiotic concentrations predicted using in vitro dynamic models: the impact of duration of simulated treatment
Smith A. - Quality control for diagnostic oral microbiology laboratories
Smith D. - Double-blind, randomised controlled trial, to evaluate the effectiveness of a controlled nitric oxide releasing patch versus meglumine antimoniate in the treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis
Smith S. - Does a laminated hand-held card describing antibiotic policy influence the junior doctor prescribing in a geriatric medicine department? Acontrolled interrupted time-series
Smith A. - Penicillin resistance in Scottish invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates, between 1999 and 2007
Smith C. - Characterisation of clinical Clostridium difficile isolates by rep-PCR, PFGE and PCR ribotyping
Smith E.G. - Application of the optimal 24 MIRU-VNTR loci set for Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains improves the correlation between strain typing and epidemiological data
Smith H.E. - Comparison of Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains prevalent in the Indian Sub-continent and the UK
Smith E.G. - Comparison of Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains prevalent in the Indian Sub-continent and the UK
Smoktunowicz N. - The molecular epidemiology of the ESBL enzyme, CTX-M in Enterobacteriaceae surveyed in north London
Smolander H.M. - The combination of antibody bridging and avidity index methodology for reliable and simple determination of infection phase
Smura T. - The pathogenesis of a novel enterovirus serotypeEV-94
Smyth E. - Antimicrobial prescribing awareness campaign in the emergency department
Smyth R. - Disc diffusion test results after 6hours in major pathogens from blood cultures
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Smyth D. - Does targeted and quantified control of the microbiological environment within the intensive care unit reduce colonisation and healthcare-acquired infection?
Snelling A.M. - Prevalence and antibiotic resistance of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia in the water supply of a haematology ward
Snellman M. - First nationwide estimates on incidence and case fatality of Clostridium difficile-associated infections
Snijders S.V. - Clonal enrichment of integrated resistance plasmid-containing Staphylococcus aureus in a burn centre associated with persistent carriage among healthcare workers
Snippe M.L. - Population dynamics and geographical diversity of Moraxella catarrhalis in the Generation R study
Snyder L.A.S. - Genome sequence of a virulent, methicillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus clinical isolate that encodes the Panton-Valentine leukocidin toxin
Soares M. - Discordant genotypic interpretation and phenotypic role of protease mutations in HIV1 subtypesBandG
Sobrino B. - External ventricular drain infections
Sodano L. - Review of methods of national prevalence surveys of healthcare-associated infections in 17European countries
Söderblom T. - A nationwide outbreak of vancomycin-resistant enterococci in Sweden, 20072008
Söderlund-Venermo M. - Rapid one-step antigen detection method for human bocavirus
Söderquist B. - Direct detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in broth-enriched clinical samples using a real-time multiplexPCR
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Soeltan-Kaersenhout D. - Transverse microbial differences of the human gut evaluated with terminal restriction fragment length polymorphism
Soentjens P. - Emergence and persistence of multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa serogroups O11 and O12
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Soetens O. - Evaluation of the performance of RSV Respi-Strip in comparison with cell culture and reverse transcriptase PCR
Sofia T. - Meningococcal disease in Italy in the era of conjugate menC vaccination
Sofian M. - Predictive value of purified protein derivative in pulmonary tuberculosis in a high BCG-vaccinated population
Sofianou D. - Mechanisms of fluoroquinolone resistance in E.coli isolates
Søgaard M. - Mortality impact of positive blood cultures in patients with suspected community-acquired bacteraemia. A Danish population-based cohort study
Sogliani F. - A most unusual case of Candida parapsilosis endocarditis in intravenous drug user
Sohn J.W. - Clarithromycin and amikacin versus clarithromycin and moxifloxacin as the treatment for post-acupuncture cutaneous infection due to Mycobacterium abscessus: prospective observation study
Sohr D. - Microbiological quality of air conditioning systems in cars
Soini A.E. - Rapid one-step antigen detection method for human bocavirus
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Soki J. - Molecular analysis of recent cephamycin and carbapenem-resistant Bacteroides isolates
Sokurova E. - Bacterial respiratory tract infections as the sequelae of tuberculosis
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Sola A. - Percutaneous bedside bone biopsy coupled with gallium SPECT-CT in suspected diabetic foot osteitis: a pilot study
Solbach W. - Are Staphylococcus epidermidis infections nosocomial infections?
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Soleimani S. - Delta hepatitis infection in patients with chronic hepatitisB infection in Isfahan, Iran
Soleimani Amiri M.J. - Optimal duration of gentamicin containing regimen for the treatment of uncomplicated brucellosis
Sollet J.P. - Acquisition of cephalosporin-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in relation to global exposure to antibiotic -lactams in ten intensive care units of Paris metropolitan area
Soltner C. - Identification of pertinent indicators of virulence in a mouse model of Acinetobacter baumannii pneumonia
Somalo S. - Prevalence of extended-spectrum lactamases in Escherichia coli obtained from faecal samples of captive ostrich in Portugal
Sombetzki M. - 24-nor-ursodeoxycholic acid as novel therapeutic strategy for inflammation-induced liver fibrosis in a murine model of Schistosoma mansoni infection
Somodevilla Á. - Evaluation of a monoclonal-based antigen in stool enzyme immunoassay for diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori infection in Spanish children
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Somodevilla A. - Comparasion of Genotype HelicoDR with real-time PCR to identify clarithromycin resitance in Helicobacter pylori
Somova L. - The infection of macrophages by enveloped virus
Son S.W. - Clarithromycin and amikacin versus clarithromycin and moxifloxacin as the treatment for post-acupuncture cutaneous infection due to Mycobacterium abscessus: prospective observation study
Song T. - Clarithromycin and amikacin versus clarithromycin and moxifloxacin as the treatment for post-acupuncture cutaneous infection due to Mycobacterium abscessus: prospective observation study
Song J.Y. - Long-term immunogenicity of influenza vaccine among the elderly adults
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Song J.W. - Emerging concepts about the evolutionary history of hantaviruses
Song J.Y. - Outpatient-based pneumococcal vaccine campaign and survey on perceptions about pneumococcal vaccination in patients and doctors
Song Y.G. - Clinical features of acute hepatitisA outbreak in Korea
Song E.J. - High-resolution melting analysis for rapid detection of rifampin and isoniazid resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis clinical isolates
Song J.Y. - In vitro comparison of anti-biofilm effects against carbapenem-resistant A.baumannii: imipenem, colistin, tigecycline, rifampicin and combined regimens
Songer J.G. - A two step algorithm, toxin immunoassay and stool culture, for the diagnosis of C.difficile infection where TcdA-TcdB+ variant strains are prevalent
Sonnweber T. - The haemochromatosis-associated Hfe mutation protects mice from Salmonella typhimurium infection via induction of lipocalin2
Sopena N. - Emergence of a methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus USA300 clone lacking arginine catabolic mobile element, in Spain
Sørensen H.T. - Mortality impact of positive blood cultures in patients with suspected community-acquired bacteraemia. A Danish population-based cohort study
Sörgel F. - Pharmacokinetics/-dynamics of piperacillin-tazobactam in plasma and alveolar epithelial lining fluid when administered as continuous infusion in severely ill patients
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Soriano A. - Prevalence of Panton-Valentine leukocidin genes in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains and susceptibility patterns
Soriano V. - Impact of HLA and related polymorphisms in the control of HIV infection in long-term non-progressors and Elite controllers
Sorm Z. - Spectrum of pathogens in surgically treated infective endocarditis patients
Sørnes S. - Tigecycline and polymorphonuclear leukocyte function
Sorrell T.C. - The increasing incidence of candidaemia and the increasing importance of non-ICU/non-haematology patients: secular trends, Queensland, Australia, 19992008
Sorrell T. - SEC14 is required for secretion of the fungal invasin, phospholipase B1, and virulence of the AIDS-related pathogen, Cryptococcus neoformans
Sorrell T.C. - Filamentous fungi in cystic fibrosis: occult Scedosporium colonisation detected by selective media
Sotiropoulos D. - Febrile neutropenia in patients with haematological malignancies
Sotiropoulou C. - Risk factors and outcome of carbapenem resistant Gram-negative bacteraemia in critically ill patients
Sotiropoulou I. - Monitoring the evolution of brucellosis by using four common serological tests
Sotiropoulou E. - Increasing prevalence of extended spectrum lactamases producers among common uropathogens in a Greek tertiary-care hospital: a 3year comparative study
Souayah H. - Comparison of 6 rapid assays for detection of Helicobacter pylori antigen in stool in children with recurrent abdominal pain preliminary data
Soudbakhsh A. - Determination of the accuracy and optimal cut-off point for ELISA test in the diagnosis of brucellosis in Iran
Soufla N. - Investigation of N.cyriacigeorgica and N.abscessus infections: a recent experience of 6 cases in Greece
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Sougakoff W. - Structural and biochemical study of new KatG mutations found in clinical strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis resistant to isoniazid
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Soulama C. - MUT056399: a novel antibacterial against methicillin-resistant staphylococci
Souli M. - An outbreak of Klebsiella pneumoniae producing KPC2 carbapenemase in a Greek universtity hospital
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Souply L. - Evaluation of three diagnosis models for differentiating bacterial from viral meningitis
Sousa M.C. - Entomological survey of plebotomine sand flies in a focus of visceral leishmaniasis in a regional centre of Portugal (Coimbra municipality)
Söyletir G. - In vitro activity of ertapenem in comparison with imipenem against Enterobacteriaceae in Turkey
Soyletir G. - Susceptibility profiles and detection of resistance genes of carbapenems and 5nitroimidazole among Bacteroides spp. in Turkey
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Soytürk M. - The importance of stool antigen test for the diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori infection and eradication follow-up
Sozio F. - Incidence of post-herpetic neuralgia in treated and untreated patients with herpes zoster followed for 1 year in an Italian prospective cohort: preliminary results
Spalburg E. - The clonal structure of PFGE non-typeable methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in the Netherlands
Spalla M. - Molecular epidemiology of VIM-1-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in Italy
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Spanakis N. - Aetiological role of viruses in hospitalised patients with acute gastroenteritis in Greece
Spanakos G. - Molecular epidemiology of Brucella melitensis in Greece assessed by multilocus variable-number tandem repeat markers
Spanidou M. - Childhood brucellosis in northern Greece
Spanjaard L. - Implementation of adjunctive dexamethasone improves outcome in pneumococcal meningitis
Spanogiannis D. - Vancomycin-resistant enterococci infection outbreak in the intensive care unit
Spanu T. - Acquisition of cfr gene by an epidemic cluster of S.epidermidis causing bloodstream infections in hospitalised patients from Rome, Italy
Spathi A. - Diabetic foot ulcers: a bacteriologic study of 193 patients
Spathis A. - Non-vaccine HPV types are frequent in HIVpositive subjects
Specchia G. - Invasive aspergillosis in acute myeloid leukaemia: report of Seifem-2008 multi-centre survey
Speelberg B. - The effects of closed endotracheal suction systems on cross transmission with Pseudomonas aeruginosa in intensive care unit patients
Speth C. - Immune evasion of Aspergillus fumigatus by secreted proteases can be undermined by application of amino acids
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Spickermann J. - Oral pharmacokinetics of isavuconazole in liver impairment due to cirrhosis
Spigaglia P. - Real-time PCR assays for the simultaneous detection of gyrA and gyrB mutations in Clostridium difficile isolates
Spiliopoulou I. - Multidrug resistance of Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates in a teaching hospital
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Spiliopoulou A. - Macrophage interactions with biofilm-producing Staphylococcus epidermidis
Spiliopoulou I. - Macrophage interactions with biofilm-producing Staphylococcus epidermidis
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Spiliopoulou A. - Antifungal susceptibility of Candida parapsilosis bloodstream isolates during the last decade
Spiliopoulou I. - Spread of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus sequence type 398 in Europe
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Spilioti A. - Medical intervention at immigrant camps in Greece
Spina D. - Agr-functionality and ability to form biofilm in COL and NRS149 Staphylococcus aureus
Spiro D. - The role of guidelines
Spoladore G. - Impact of an antimicrobial stewardship programme on antimicrobial consumption and cost in an Italian hospital
Spormann C. - Characteristics of elbow prosthetic joint infection: a 13-year retrospective analysis of 358 elbow prostheses
Sprecher H. - Laboratory diagnosis of Mycobacterium xenopi and its clinical relevance
Springer B. - Drug-resistant tuberculosis: quantitative drug susceptibility testing and correlation with genotyping
Spyropoulos V. - Molecular detection of mecA and pvl genes in clinical setting
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Squarzon L. - Investigation on the presence of WU and KI polyomaviruses in central nervous system samples
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Sriprapun M. - Prolonged survival of dengue virus in blood and excretion in urine after clinical recovery
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Staedel C. - In vitro study of dendritic cells maturation induced by Helicobacter pylori strains: evaluation of the inflammatory response and immunological consequences
Staempfli H. - Clostridium difficile colonisation in veal calves
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Staios D. - Genitourinary tuberculosis: a 12-year experience
Stallard N. - A prospective cross-over study demonstrating that rapid MRSA screening leads to a reduction in the rate of MRSA acquisition
Stamata E. - An analysis of isolation of Mycoplasma hominis and Ureaplasma urealyticum from genital tract specimens of women receiving care at a general hospital serving rural population inGreece
Stambolidi A. - Aetiological role of viruses in hospitalised patients with acute gastroenteritis in Greece
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Stathi A. - Fungi from airway secretions of children with cystic fibrosis
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Stathopoulos C. - Outbreak of multiple clones of linezolid and vancomycin-resistant enterococci in the intensive care unit of a Greek university hospital
Stavropoulou M. - Prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, herpes simplex virus type1,2 and papilloma virus in pregnant women in central Greece
Steemers-Hack M. - Comparison of Siemens IMMULITE 2000 versus DiaSorin LIAISON serology in case of Epstein-Barr virus
Stefanelli P. - Azithromycin-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae strains recently isolated in Italy
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Stefani S. - Characterisation of Panton-Valentine leukocidine positive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Italy
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Stefanidou T. - Antifungal activity of human beta-defensins 1, 2 and 3 against filamentous fungi
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Steffen R. - Irritable bowel syndrome among a cohort of European travellers to low income destinations
Steib-Bauert M. - Fluoroquinolone prophylaxis in haematology-oncology patients is it still useful?
Steinacker U.S. - Heterogeneity among porcine MRSA ST398 isolates
Steiner H.J. - First experiences with Nchlorotaurine in a swine bronchopulmonary infection model
Steinhuber A. - Can multiplex PCR (SeptiFast) detect DNAemia before occurrence of sepsis in neutropenic patients?
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Steinmetz T. - Evaluation of the new Bio-Rad Platelia Toxo kits for the detection of toxoplasmic IgM, IgG and IgG avidity
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Stepanovic S. - Detection of metallo-lactamases in Enterobacteriaceae clinical isolates at a university hospital
Stepanshin Y.G. - Antimicrobial activities of bacteriocins E5052 and B602 against MRSA and other nosocomial infections
Stephan R. - Towards a comprehensive proteome mapping of the opportunistic pathogen Cronobacter turicensis3032
Stephan U. - Population pharmacokinetics and optimised dosage regimens of ceftazidime in cystic fibrosis patients and healthy volunteers
Stephan R. - Different strains of pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica distributed among wild boars and domestic pigs in Switzerland
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Stevanovic G. - Coagulation abnormalities in imported malaria-clinical and laboratory findings
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Stivala A. - Mechanism of action of Melaleuca alternifolia (tea tree) oil on influenza A/PR/8 virus replication
Stobberingh E. - Antibiotic resistance of Staphylococcus aureus isolates from intensive care units in the Netherlands over a ten-year period
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Stobberingh E.E. - A fluorescent multicolour multiplex real-time PCR protocol for the simultaneous detection of SCCmec typesItoV in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Stoddart B. - Surveillance of antibiotic resistance in urinary coliforms in Greater Lincolnshire, U.K. and the potential for temocillin, ertapenem and mecillinam usage
Stöger A. - Fast detection of the V176F mutation of multiresistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates using high-resolution melting curve PCR analysis
Stoicescu R. - Therapeutical approach in hydatic cyst disease with multiple location
Stolbova M. - First identification of metallo-lactamase-producing Pseudomonas aeruginosa in the Czech Republic
Stolle A. - Different strains of pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica distributed among wild boars and domestic pigs in Switzerland
Stone S. - 20,000 hand-hygiene observations on 60 wards in 16 acute trusts: dispelling hand-hygiene myths? Or reporting a national change in practice?
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Stone S. - The success and effectiveness of the world's first national cleanyourhands campaign in England and Wales 20042008: a prospective observational interrupted time-series
Storr J. - Production of the WHO-recommended alcohol-based handrub formulations in 11 different sites worldwide
Størvold G. - Molecular profile of rotavirus in children hospitalised with acute gastroenteritis in Norway, 20062008
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Stovall S. - Superior detection of Kingella kingae and Staphylococcus aureus in paediatric osteoarticular infections using molecular assays
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Stratton C. - Rapid detection and identification of tick-borne pathogens directly from clinical samples using PCR and electrospray ionisation mass spectrometry
Straub R. - Ten years of antibiotic consumption in ambulatory care: trends in prescribing practice and antibiotic resistance in Austria
Strauss R. - New horizons to modern therapeutic drug monitoring use of tandem mass spectrometry to analyze the 40 most important anti-infectives
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Stroblova H. - Clinical course and sequelae in tick-borne encephalitis in children in southern Moravia (Czech Republic)
Strohmeyer M. - Protocol for congenital Chagas disease control in Florence, Italy
Ström D. - A national point prevalence measurement of healthcare-associated infections in somatic care in Sweden,2008
Strommenger B. - Emergence of animal MRSA ST398 as coloniser and as infectious agent in humans
Strouhal M. - Whole genome sequencing of pathogenic and non-pathogenic treponemes: comparison of syphilis and yaws strains with Treponema paraluiscuniculi
Struelens M. - Spread of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus sequence type 398 in Europe
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Struelens M. - Validation of quality indicators for hospital antibiotic use by the ABS International Quality Indicators (QI) Project
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Struelens M. - Is culture still the gold standard, really?
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Struwe J. - A nationwide outbreak of vancomycin-resistant enterococci in Sweden, 20072008
Stryjewski M.E. - Telavancin for the treatment of major skin and soft tissue abscesses: the ATLAS studies
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Sturenburg E. - Detection of extended-spectrum lactamase among Enterobacteriaceae using automated microbiology systems
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Suandork P. - Concurrent multi-serotypic dengue infections in various body fluids
Suankratay C. - A comparative study of the renal functions in HIVinfected patients treated with or without tenofovir disoproxil fumarate
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Suarez E. - Patterns of resistance mutations in patients with chronic infection by hepatitisB virus treated with lamivudine and/or adefovir-dipivoxil
Suarez M.D. - Clinical and epidemiological aspects of invasive Streptococcus pyogenes during one year
Suarez F. - Therapeutic drug monitoring of posaconazole in 54 adult patients
Suarez M.J. - Ortotopic liver transplantation in HIVinfected patients. Outcome of a single-centre cohort of 21 patients
Suarez-Leiva P. - Chlamydia trachomatis genotypes in a group of male patients coming from a sexually transmitted diseases clinic in a city in northern Spain
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Suciu S. - Correlation between serum levels of ceruloplasmin and acute phase proteins and oxidative stress markers in patients with sepsis
Suetens C. - Review of methods of national prevalence surveys of healthcare-associated infections in 17European countries
Sugandhi Rao P. - Hyper-pigmentation of blastospores in contrast to basidiospores of pathogenic cryptococci upon induction to ultraviolet radiation of near solar spectra
Sugiura Y. - Efficacy of garenoxacin in a skin infection model caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in diabetic mice
Sukardi S. - Caenorhabditis elegans-based analysis for the host-pathogen interaction of Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica serovars isolated from indigenous vegetables and poultry meat in Malaysia
Sukasem C. - 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
Sulaiman A.Q. - Adhesion and adhesion inhibition properties of Bifidobacterium strains B.longum BB536 and B.pseudocatenulatumG4 on HT29 epithelium cellline
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Sultana C. - HIV and HBV mutations in co-infected patients treated with lamivudine
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Sunbul M. - Oxidative stress and antioxidant defence in patients with chronic hepatitisBandC
Sundqvist M. - The extended antibiogram, a useful tool for typing of ESBL producing E.coli
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Sundsfjord A. - The epidemiology of Staphylococcus aureus nasal and throat carriage in a large community-based population in northern Norway. The Troms Staph and Skin Study
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Superti S.V. - Outbreak of OXA-23-producing carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii/calcoaceticus in an intensive care unit in Brazil
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Surcel H.M. - Prevalence and outcome of pregnancy in chronic hepatitisC virus infection
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Suwanpimolkul G. - Concurrent multi-serotypic dengue infections in various body fluids
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Suziedeliene E. - Prevalence of class 1 and class 2 integrons among Escherichia coli isolates of human and animal origin in Lithuania
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Suzuki H. - Streptococcus milleri group sepsis: abdominal infections and macrolide resistance
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Svabic-Vlahovic M. - Polymorphism of pertactin gene in circulating Bordetella pertussis strains in Serbia
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Swindells J. - Testing for Clostridium difficile infection
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Sykorova B. - Invasive pneumococcal disease in adults: clinical forms and spectrum of serotypes
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Symeonidis A. - Febrile neutropenia in patients with haematological malignancies
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Szabados F. - CTX-M-15 flanked by ISEcp1 and orf477 is the most frequent ESBL type in E.coli and K.pneumoniae from Bochum, Germany
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Szántai P. - Dissemination of ST274 Klebsiella pneumoniae epidemic clone adapted to the newborn and adult hospital settings by producing SHV-2a or CTX-M-15 type extended spectrum lactamases
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Szczepura A. - A prospective cross-over study demonstrating that rapid MRSA screening leads to a reduction in the rate of MRSA acquisition
Szymanek K.E. - The regulatory mechanisms of macrolide-lincosamide-streptograminB resistance in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus