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Bababeik M. - Helicobacter pylori cagA subtyping and its role in identification of mixed infections
Babak A. - Epidemiological and clinical characteristics of influenzaA (H1N1)V infection in Isfahan, Iran, JulyOctober2009
Babál P. - Mosquito-borne diseases in Slovakia
Babalis D. - Incidence and microbiology of intensive care unit acquired infections in the region of Crete in Greece
Baban T. - Experience with tigecycline in the treatment of multidrug-resistant pathogens at a university medical centre in Beirut
Babiano M.J. - Proposition of an algorithm for the toxigenic C.difficile diagnosis
Babic M. - Aetiology of diarrhoea in patients at a university hospital in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Babics A. - First outbreak of Klebsiella pneumoniae producing KPC2 in France
Babikir R. - Multi-resistant pathogens a problem in nosocomial bloodstream infections in patients with haematopoetic cell transplantation? Evaluation of ONKO-KISS data
  - Surveillance of nosocomial bloodstream infections and pneumonia in patients with haematopoetic cell transplantation (ONKO-KISS data) do patient numbers matter?
  - Resistance proportion, incidence density and the number of isolation days where lies the real burden of MRSA?
Babinchak T. - Efficacy of tigecycline versus ampicillinsulbactam or amoxicillinclavulanate to treat complicated skin and skin structure infections study900
  - Efficacy of tigecycline versus ceftriaxone and metronidazole for complicated intra-abdominal infections analysis of pooled clinical trial data
Bacakoglu F. - Tigecycline in the treatment of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii pneumonia
  - Investigation of the frequency of pandemic influenzaA 2009 H1N1 virus and other respiratory viruses in patients with acute respiratory tract infections
Bacchin C. - Prevalence of Clostridium difficile in retail meat products in north-eastern Italy
Bacci S. - Higher mortality of Clostridium difficile possessing the genes for the binary toxin in addition to the genes for toxinA and toxinB
Bacciu D. - Typhoid fever in Jordan
Baccolini F. - Brain damage in foetuses congenitally infected by cytomegalovirus
  - Prenatal diagnosis of congenital cytomegalovirus infection and outcome in 598 pregnant women undergoing a primary cytomegalovirus infection
Bach C. - Prognostic value of chromograninA at admission in critically ill patients
Bachiyska E. - Characterization of multidrug-resistant strains of M.tuberculosis in Bulgaria
Bachmann T.T. - Improving performance of bacterial identification DNA arrays by ROC analysis guided probe design
Bacigalupo A. - Usefulness of galactomannan testing in broncoalveolar lavage fluid for diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis in HSCT recipients
Bäckström T. - Effect of ceftobiprole on the normal human intestinal microflora
Badal R. - Three-year susceptibility analysis of Gram-positive anaerobes in Europe TEST, 20072009
  - Activity of tigecycline against levofloxacin-resistant pathogens from 2008
  - Susceptibility of Gram-negative pathogens isolated from intra-abdominal infections in Europe in 20082009 The SMART Study
  - Comparison of antimicrobial susceptibility of Gram-negative pathogens from ICU vs. non-ICU SMART, 20082009
  - Global surveillance update of Enterobacteriaceae from the TEST programme, 20042009
Baddour L. - Effect of management interventions on short and long-term mortality in patients with cardiovascular implantable electronic device infections
Badescu A. - Antimicrobial resistance of extended-spectrum lactamase producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae strains from north-eastern Romania
Badiou C. - The impact of Panton-Valentine leukocidin on the patogenicity of Staphylococcus aureus USA300 in rabbit skin infection model
  - Evaluation of the efficacy of anti-staphylococcal human therapies in a severe PVL pneumonia model
  - Quantification of PVL production by PVL-MRSA isolated in England and Wales
Badoz M. - Bacterial identification by Axima Saramis SirWeb MALDITOFMS: application in a clinical routine laboratory
Badridze N. - Prevailing HCV genotypes and subtypes among HIV-infected patients in Georgia
Bae I. - Prevalence rate and antimicrobial susceptibilities of Ureaplasma urealyticum and Mycoplasma hominis in pregnant women residing in Jinju, Korea
  - Erythromycin-resistance decrease in groupA streptococci from acute pharyngitis attributable to change of emm distribution over a 7year period
Bae E. - Correlation of biofilm formation with agr polymorphism and quantification of RNAIII in Staphylococcus aureus
Baek J. - Risk factors of atherosclerotic plaque measured by carotid Doppler ultrasonography in HIV-infected Koreans receiving antiretroviral treatment
Bagatzouni D. - Surgical site infections after orthopaedic surgery in Cyprus: incidence, risk factors, microbiology and impact
Baghaei P. - Risk factors of death among hospitalized patients with tuberculosis: a report from Iran
Baghaie N. - Hospital-based phylogenetic analysis of noroviruses isolated from children with acute gastroenteritis in Iran
Bagheri Nejad S. - A survey examining promotion of hand hygiene in healthcare through campaigns and programmes coordinated at a nationalsubnational level
  - Hand hygiene promotion worldwide: strategies and achievements of the WHO First Global Patient Safety Challenge
Bagsever M. - Panton-Valentine leukocidin production and association with SCCmec types in MRSA in Turkey: is PVL still the marker of SCCmec type IV?
Bahramali G. - Prevalence of HBV Lamivudine-resistance mutations in a cohort of Iranian HBV-infected patients with and without HIV co-infection
Bahri O. - Isolated anti-HBc profile should be investigated in a country of intermediate endemicity for hepatitisB
Baiany M. - Outcomes of infants born from chronic hepatitisB virus infected mothers
Baida N. - Bacterial identification by Axima Saramis SirWeb MALDITOFMS: application in a clinical routine laboratory
Baietto L. - Effect of multidrug-resistant gene polymorphisms on daptomycin concentrations: preliminary results
  - SLC29A1 706G>C predict haemoglobin decrease in patients with hepatitisC treated with interferon and ribavirin
Baird T.J. - Ototoxic potential of ACHN-490 compared to gentamicin and amikacin in the guinea pig
Bajanca-Lavado M. - Characterization of Haemophilus influenzae strains isolated in Portuguese children with acute otitis media in the pre-vaccination period with PCV10HiD
Baka S. - Vulvovaginitis in pre-pubertal and pubertal girls
  - Increasing invitro antibiotic resistance against Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates from patients in the intensive care unit over the last two years
  - Antimicrobial effects of different wound dressings: an invitro study
  - Prevalence of Streptococcus agalactiae in different age groups presenting with vulvovaginitis
Bakar M. - Identification and major antituberculous drug sensitivities of 2,301 Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains by TK automated system
Bakker D. - MLVA patterns and antibiotic resistance of emerging Clostridium difficile PCR ribotype 078; an indication for zoonotic transmission?
  - Emerging Clostridium difficile infections in neonatal piglets in the Netherlands
Balaban N. - Phenotypic and genotypic traits of vancomycin-resistant enterococci in a teaching hospital, Ankara, Turkey: the first vanB-positive Enterococcus faecium isolates
Balakhonov S. - Molecular-epidemiological diversity of V.cholerae strains isolated in Siberian and the far eastern regions of the Russian Federation
Balalovski D. - Mumps infection in the period 20072009
Balampani E. - Antimicrobial resistance of pathogens in hospitalized children with urinary tract infection in Greece
Baldan R. - Detection of hypervirulent strains PCR-ribotype 027 and 078 causing severe Clostridium difficile infection in northern Italy
Baldanti F. - Emergence of influenzaA H1N1v oseltamivir-resistant strain in a 2 year-old child with acute lymphatic leukaemia
Baldassarri L. - Antibiotic therapy of biofilm-forming groupA streptococcal infections
Balfagon-Viel S. - An audit of fluoroquinolone prescription in a paediatric hospital
Balice M.P. - Molecular epidemiology of Gram-negative bacteria resistant to newer generation lactams in a rehabilitation centre
Balicka S. - Rapid identification and antimicrobial susceptibility testing of bacterial strains from positive blood cultures with combination system Bactec/SST/Phoenix
Ballard S.A. - A sustained hospital outbreak of VRE bacteraemia due to the emergence of Enterococcus faecium ST203
Ballereau F. - Epidemiology of multi-resistant Gram-negative bacteria isolated from 65 years and older residents of a nursing home in France
Ballesteros L. - Identification of virulent L.monocytogenes strains isolated from wastewater
Balode A. - Spread of Panton-Valentine leukocidin positive S.aureus among patients of a children's clinical university hospital, Riga, Latvia
Balzaretti M. - Multifocal spreading of an OXA-23-producing Acinetobacter baumannii clone in different Italian clinical settings
Banche G. - Different erythromycin-resistant phenotypes of Streptococcus pyogenes do not prevent human polymorphonuclear cells from their antibacterial activity
Bandettini R. - Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates in paediatric population: evaluation of emerging serotypes in the era of 7valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine and their antibiotic susceptibility
Bando S. - Role of EspFu/Tccp in the establishment of the attaching and effacing lesion caused by atypical enteropathogenic Escherichia coli displaying different interactions with epithelial cells invitro
Banerjee R. - Combination therapy with cefoxitin and lactams is synergistic against community-associated but not hospital-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains invitro
Bange F. - Financial burden of nosocomial infections caused by vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus
Banifazl M. - Distribution of pertussis antibodies among Iranian children of different age groups
  - Prevalence of secondary drug-resistant mutations to antiretroviral drugs in Iranian HIV-infected patients
  - Mutations in the S gene region of hepatitisB virus in high-risk patients with occult HBV infection
Bani-Sadr F. - Factors associated with severe liver fibrosis in HIV/HCV co-infected patients, ANRS CO13 HEPAVIH cohort
Bannister B. - Hospital resources and capabilities in dealing with highly infectious diseases: EuroNHID data from a survey of 44 isolation facilities in 14 European countries
  - Policies for healthcare workers safety in European facilities designed to deal with HIDs: EuroNHID data from a survey of 44 isolation facilities in 14 European countries
Bano L. - Prevalence of Clostridium difficile in retail meat products in north-eastern Italy
Baosount V. - Antibacterial resistance among Streptococcus pneumoniae from 4 centres in Thailand: results from the Survey of Antibiotic Resistance (SOAR), 20072009
Baquero F. - Expansion of CC2 Enterococcus faecalis lineage in a Spanish tertiary hospital and its surrounding area
  - Diversity of hyl plasmids among international CC17 Enterococcus faecium strains, 19922009
  - PBPs and MurM variations in invasive lactam-resistant 19A Streptococcus pneumoniae ST320, ST81 and ST276 clones from Spain, 19972007
  - Diversity of CTn6000 among enterococci from different ecological niches
  - Usefulness of DiversiLab rep-PCR system for typing and follow-up of Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains colonizing cystic fibrosis patients: comparison with PFGE and MLST techniques
  - Outburst emergence of blaKPC-3-Tn4401a in Madrid (Spain) is associated with a pKPN3/4-like plasmid carried by a newly epidemic ST384-Klebsiella pneumoniae clone
Baraboutis I.G. - Expanded post-exposure prophylaxis for simultaneous multiple source HIV exposure in a healthcare worker
Baran I. - Phenotypic and genotypic traits of vancomycin-resistant enterococci in a teaching hospital, Ankara, Turkey: the first vanB-positive Enterococcus faecium isolates
Baraniak A. - Molecular epidemiology of Gram-negative bacteria resistant to newer generation lactams in a rehabilitation centre
Baranova E. - Advantages of the state-of-the-art ELISA test at verification of an early HIV infection
Barantsevich E. - Study of sensitivity and specificity of ELISA test system MONOLISA HCV Ag-Ab ULTRA
Barantsevich N. - Study of sensitivity and specificity of ELISA test system MONOLISA HCV Ag-Ab ULTRA
Barantsevich E. - Staphylococci resistance in specialized hospitals
Barantsevich N. - Staphylococci resistance in specialized hospitals
Barantsevich E. - Resistance of airborne hospital Staphylococcus strains in St.Petersburg
Barantsevich N. - Resistance of airborne hospital Staphylococcus strains in St.Petersburg
Baratin D. - Ventilator-associated pneumonia rates in 12 intensive care units between 1995 and 2006, Lyon, France
Barbanti F. - Clostridium difficile resistant to fluoroquinolones in Italy: emergence of PCR-ribotype018
  - Characterization of multi-resistant Clostridium difficile clinical strains isolated in Europe
Barbarini D. - Multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in an intensive care unit: the never ending fight
Barbati E. - Single nucleotide polymorphisms in the PTX3 gene do not affect susceptibility to meningococcal disease but influence plasma concentrations during meningococcal septic shock
Barber R. - Purification and characterization of an anti-pneumococcal capsular polysaccharide IgG antibody preparation
Barbiéri C.L. - Immnunization of dogs with a recombinant cysteine proteinase from Leishmania chagasi in an endemic region (Teresina-PI, Brazil) of visceral leishmaniasis
Barbut F. - Epidemiological and microbiological characteristics of Clostridium difficile infections, France, 2009: a national, multicentre, prospective survey
Barcarollo C. - Clinical characteristics of influenzaA H1N12009 outbreak at a public university hospital in the north-eastern region of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Barcenilla F. - Catheter-related bloodstream infections among VINCat hospitals: the impact outside the ICU
Barchitta M. - Cross-transmission of Klebsiella pneumoniae in intensive care units: interhospital and intrahospital spread
Barisic I. - Extended-spectrum lactamases and their detection applying on-chip PCR
  - Identification and characterization of blood-derived pathogens within a few hours enabled by DNA microarray assay automation and integration
Baritaki S. - Ineffectiveness of carbapenems against Klebsiella pneumoniae clinical isolates and increasing resistance to colistin. A4year study from a Greek university hospital
Barletta F. - Rapid identification of Beijing Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains by high-resolution melting analysis
Barnes R.A. - Identification of common fungal pathogens in a single sample
Barnett A.G. - Modelling the cost-effectiveness of screening and decolonization in the control of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Barocchi M. - Bacterial evolution in the face of immunological pressure
Barrado L. - Galactomannan detection in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid and serum in critically ill adult liver transplant recipients on mechanical ventilation at risk for invasive aspergillosis
  - Proposition of an algorithm for the toxigenic C.difficile diagnosis
Barraud O. - Case of endocarditis due to Bacillus cereus
  - Low prevalence of plasmid-mediated quinolone resistance determinants from farm animal faeces in a cattle-rearing area of France
Barret B. - Influenza like illness syndromes in an acute care geriatric unit in Edouard Herriot Hospital, Lyon, France during 5 seasons
Barreto-Bergter E. - Diagnosing fungal infections by mass spectrometry
Barriere S. - Mouse thigh MRSA infection model data and mathematical modelling to determine telavancin dosing for complicated skin and skin structure infection trials
  - Telavancin pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics in patients with complicated skin and skin structure infections with varying degrees of renal function
  - Vancomycin serum trough levels and outcomes in patients with hospital-acquired pneumonia due to Staphylococcus aureus: the ATTAIN study
Barron I. - Bacterial bloodstream infections in neutropenic children with haematologiconcologic disorders at a tertiary care centre in Saudi Arabia
Bar[scaron]ic B. - Clinical effectiveness of azithromycin in an era of multidrug resistance: results of a prospective international, multicentre observational study (SUPoRTI)
Bartalesi F. - Community and healthcare associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: observational study in a large tertiary-care Italian hospital
Bartizal K. - Rationale for the therapeutic dose selection of oral torezolid phosphate in complicated skin infections
Bartoloni A. - Community and healthcare associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: observational study in a large tertiary-care Italian hospital
Bartyik K. - EpsteinBarr virus-associated post-transplant lymphoma
Barzon L. - Epidemiology and molecular characterization of West Nile virus infection in north-eastern Italy
  - Deep sequencing for accurate and high-throughput HPV genotyping in clinical samples
Basaran Y.H. - Anti-HAV seroprevalence in Turkish military personnel and its relation to demographic properties
Basaras M. - Evolution of hepatitisB virus mutation during nucleoside/tide analogues long-term therapy in chronic hepatitisB patients
Basile-Filho A. - Intestinal colonization by carbapenemase-producing enterobacteria among patients in an intensive care unit
Basset P. - High diversity of PVL-positive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in western Switzerland, 20052009
  - Local acquisition of methicillin-resistance in predominant Staphylococcus aureus clones of western Switzerland
Bassetti M. - Efficacy and safety of high-dose daptomycin in Staphylococcus aureus infections
Bastida M.T. - Predictive factors for quinolone resistance in Escherichia coli strains isolated from men with febrile urinary tract infection
Bastier A.L. - Evaluation of real-time PCR in whole blood to detect pneumococcal infection in children
Bastuji-Garin S. - How to improve microbial documentation in febrile neutropenia? Impact of implementing an automat in the ward and addition of DNaemia detection
Batra R. - Modelling the cost-effectiveness of screening and decolonization in the control of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
  - Effect of vancomycin MIC creep in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream isolates from a single centre between 1998 and 2009 on risk of complications following catheter-related bloodstream infection
Battegay M. - Stronger correlation between antibiotic consumption and incidence of Clostridium difficile determined by cultures instead of faecal toxin only
Baty G. - Molecular typing of Streptococcus agalactiae by multiple locus variable-number of tandem-repeat analysis
  - Evaluation of real-time PCR in whole blood to detect pneumococcal infection in children
Baudel J-L. - Evaluation of the Septifast molecular test applied to bronchoalveolar lavage samples for the microbiological documentation of severe pneumonia in the intensive care unit
Bauer M. - Relevance of PCR-based pathogen detection assay in critically ill patients
Bauer M.P. - Final results of the first pan-European Clostridium difficile infection survey
Bauernfeind A. - Continuous spread of E.coli producing extended-spectrum lactamases CTX-M3 and CTX-M15 in Bulgaria from 2002 to 2009
Baumann M. - Binding and activation of plasminogen on Fusobacterium necrophorum
Baumgartner W. - A novel real-time PCR assay for specific detection and quantification of Mycobacterium avium ssp. paratuberculosis in milk with the inherent possibility of differentiation between viable and dead cells
Bayindir Y. - Evaluation of cerebrospinal fluid viscosity as a novel diagnostic measure for acute meningitis
Bayram A. - Effect of search-and-destroy policy on Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia and overall methicillin-resistant S.aureus rates: experience from neurosurgery clinic of a tertiary-care educational university hospital with endemic MRSA
Bayramoglu G. - Antibacterial resistance among Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae and Moraxella catarrhalis from Kuwait and 5 centres in Turkey: results from the Survey of Antibiotic Resistance (SOAR), 20072009
  - The evaluation of VISA and VRSA in MRSA strains isolated from patients hospitalized at intensive care units in Turkey
Baziaka F. - The impact of single nucleotide polymorphisms of the tumour necrosis factor gene for the advent of ventilator-associated pneumonia
Beadsworth M.B. - Clinical experience with Tspot.TB for diagnosis of tuberculosis in HIV-negative and HIV-positive patients
Beauchêne C. - Air flow modellization by computational fluid dynamics for optimizing control for airborne microbial contamination in an intensive care room for severely burned patients
Bebrone C. - Interactions mediating the positioning of mercapto-phosphonate inhibitors in the active site of metallo-lactamases
Bebrova E. - First two isolates of metallo-lactamase-producing Serratia marcescens in the Czech Republic
Bécares F. - Long-term safety and efficacy of nevirapine-based HAART
Becchi M. - Interconnection in phosphoregulation pathways underlines the complexity of Staphylococcus aureus virulence
Bédard I. - Evaluation of oritavancin efficacy and pharmacokinetic profile in the hamster model of Clostridium difficile infection
Beeching N. - Fever in travellers from India and south-eastern Asia
  - Clinical experience with Tspot.TB for diagnosis of tuberculosis in HIV-negative and HIV-positive patients
  - Antimicrobial resistance in Salmonella infections associated with foreign travel
Beggs C.B. - Effect of relative humidity on the survival of airborne opportunistic Gram-negative pathogens
Bégot C. - Identification of clinical isolates using the RiboPrinter system
Behnke M. - Increase of alcoholic handrub consumption in 1261 German non-ICU units within one year
  - Screening procedures have a significant impact on incidence densities of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in German intensive care units
  - The effect of hospital volume on surgical site infection rates following orthopaedic procedures: what seems to be the most appropriate threshold?
Beisser P.S. - Unpredictable effects of rifampicin as adjunctive agent in elimination of rifampicin-suseptible and resistant Staphylococcus aureus grown in biofilm
Bekic D. - Aetiology of diarrhoea in patients at a university hospital in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Belabbes H. - Changing epidemiology of Streptococcus pneumoniae in Morocco, 20062008 implications for national immunization programme
Bélanger O. - Evaluation of oritavancin efficacy and pharmacokinetic profile in the hamster model of Clostridium difficile infection
Beldjebel  I. - Genotypic and phenotypic resistance to reverse transcriptase inhibitors among 102 Cambodian children with AIDS treated with HAART
Bell J.M. - 16S rRNA methylase containing Enterobacteriaceae in the SENTRY Asia-Pacific region frequently harbour plasmid-mediated quinolone resistance and CTXM types
Bell E. - Factors associated with outcome and length of parenteral therapy in outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy-treated patients with skin and soft tissue infections
Bell J.M. - Antimicrobial activity of tigecycline and comparator agents tested against clinical bacterial strains from the Asia-Pacific region, 20082009
Bella F. - Catheter-related bloodstream infections among VINCat hospitals: the impact outside the ICU
Belley A. - Oritavancin activity against invitro biofilms derived from clinical isolates of Staphylococcus aureus from a phase2 study
  - Assessment of oritavancin serum protein binding across species
Bellini C. - Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus with intermediate susceptibility to vancomycin: are strict additional contact measures sufficient?
  - High diversity of PVL-positive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in western Switzerland, 20052009
Bellissimo-Rodrigues F. - Intestinal colonization by carbapenemase-producing enterobacteria among patients in an intensive care unit
Belmekki M. - Molecular characterization of clinical isolates of vancomycin and teicoplanin-resistant Enterococcus faecium and Enterococcus faecalis from any hospitals located in the Picardie region, France
Beltrán-Heras J. - Antibiotic resistance in Escherichia coli infection in the Valencian community, Spain
Belvisi V. - Usefulness of interferon-gamma release assays for latent tuberculosis screening in patients candidate for TNF therapy
Ben Soltana M. - Saccharose-stabilized intravenous immune globulin as a cause of false-positive Aspergillus galactomannan assay in patients
Benbachir M. - Changing epidemiology of Streptococcus pneumoniae in Morocco, 20062008 implications for national immunization programme
Benbunan M. - Air flow modellization by computational fluid dynamics for optimizing control for airborne microbial contamination in an intensive care room for severely burned patients
Benca J. - Genotypic and phenotypic resistance to reverse transcriptase inhibitors among 102 Cambodian children with AIDS treated with HAART
Benchev R. - Patients' perception about rational use of antibiotics
Bencze-Györi I. - Frequency and antibiotic susceptibility of Ureaplasma urealyticum isolated from the genital tract of sexually active individuals
Ben-David D. - Individual risk factors for colonization with carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae among residents in post-acute-care facilities in Israel: a matched casecontrol study
Benea E. - HepatitisD virus replication clinical impact and viral replicative interference with hepatitisB virus
  - Epidemiology of hepatitisD virus infection in Bucharest area (HEDDM study)
Benes C. - Surveillance of invasive pneumococcal disease in the Czech Republic
Bénet T. - Ventilator-associated pneumonia rates in 12 intensive care units between 1995 and 2006, Lyon, France
Benito Y. - The impact of Panton-Valentine leukocidin on the patogenicity of Staphylococcus aureus USA300 in rabbit skin infection model
  - Bacterial identification by Axima Saramis SirWeb MALDITOFMS: application in a clinical routine laboratory
Benjawongkulchai M. - Rabies vaccine: Acomparative study on adverse events of four 0.1ml intradermal booster doses on day0 with conventional booster vaccination
Benko R. - The rate of potentionally inappropriate antibiotic use in respiratory tract infections
BenMarzouk-Hidalgo O. - Acquisition of cytomegalovirus specific immune response during pre-emptive therapy protects high-risk solid organ transplant patients from infection
Bennett B. - Evaluation of silver-based disinfectant designed for use on non-porous hard surfaces in healthcare facilities
Bennett T. - Quality management of Streptococcus pyogenes detection by Gen-Probe in a regional hospital
Benthem B.H. - Healthcare-associated infection surveillance in nursing homes in the Netherlands
Benwell N. - Norovirus infection in hospitalized Australian children
Bérczi B. - Seroprevalence and genetic characterization of Dobrava and Saaremaa hantaviruses among rodents (Apodemus agrarius, A.flavicollis) in Hungary and Northern Croatia
Bereczki C. - EpsteinBarr virus-associated post-transplant lymphoma
Bérenger R. - Rapid detection of vancomycin-resistant enterococci from rectal swabs by the Cepheid Xpert vanA/vanB assay
Berenguer N. - Influence of antibiotic first-dose timing on clinical outcomes in patients with community-acquired pneumonia
Beretta R. - Relation between E6/E7 transcripts expression and clinical and viro-immunolgical parameters in HIV/HPV co-infected women
  - E6/E7 expression in the triage of HIV-HPV co-infected patients
  - Clinical outcome of anal HPV-associated cancer in HIV-infected patients
Bergamaschi R. - Severe Mycoplasma pneumoniae respiratory tract infections in children, suspected on clinical ground, are confirmed by laboratory tests
Bergeron V. - Air flow modellization by computational fluid dynamics for optimizing control for airborne microbial contamination in an intensive care room for severely burned patients
Bergerova T. - Serotype-specific analysis of bacteraemic pneumococcal pneumonia in adults
  - Identification of different CMY-2-producing strains of Proteus mirabilis in a Czech hospital
Bergin C. - Implications of universal childhood pneumococcal vaccination on invasive pneumococcal disease in HIV population areview of current infecting serotypes
Bergin S. - Relative lymphopenia is not useful in selecting patients for testing for influenzaA virus H1N1
Bergin C. - Sensitivity, specificity and inter-test agreement of interferon-gamma release assays for the diagnosis of latent tuberculosis infection in HIV-infected individuals with advanced immunodeficiency
  - Variable serological response to PPV in HIV-positive patients aneed to review pneumococcal boost-prime strategies?
  - Patients with newly-diagnosed HIV in 2004 versus 2008: no apparent difference in progression
Bergman M. - Results of the Finnish national resistance surveillance FiRe network from 1996 to 2008
Bergo C. - Emerging resistance mechanisms in ESBL-producing strains
Bergs K. - Detection of human bocavirus and human metapneumovirus by real-time PCR in children with respiratory tract infections during four successive winter periods in Belgium
Bergval I. - A high-throughput method for the simultaneous detection of drug resistance and genotypic mutations in M.tuberculosis isolates
Berhin C. - Emergence and spread of GES-type-expressing Acinetobacter baumannii in Belgian hospitals
Berktas M. - The evaluation of VISA and VRSA in MRSA strains isolated from patients hospitalized at intensive care units in Turkey
Berktold M. - Community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in the Tyrol (Austria) a prevalence survey with genetical characterization
Berland Y. - Evolution of anelloviridae strains in serial blood and biopsy samples from a renal transplant patient
Berliner S. - C-reactive protein serum levels as an early predictor of outcome in patients with pandemic H1N1 influenzaA virusinfection
Bernabela L. - Impact of empiric cefepime therapy on mortality among patients with bloodstream infections due to extended-spectrum lactamase-producing pathogens
Bernal C. - Prevention of cytomegalovirus disease in transplant recipients. Evaluation of real-time PCR CMV, clinic correlation and cutoff determination of pre-emptive therapy
Bernal G. - Incidence, aetiology and chronology of urinary tract infections after renal transplantation
Bernaschi P. - A MALDITOF assay for the rapid identification of Aspergillus and Candida sp. in clinical samples
  - Value of multiplex-PCR (SeptiFast) for the diagnosis of bacterial and fungal pathogens in newborns and children with suspected sepsis
Bernhard D. - Benzodiazepines and cannabinoids lead to enhanced susceptibility and severity of orthopoxvirus infection
Bernsmeier C. - Daptomycin against highly resistant Enterococcus faecium invasive infections
Berrocal C.I. - Norovirus outbreak in a hotel associated to a children's club
Berry A. - Identification and sensitivity testing of Bacteroides species from blood cultures
Bert F. - Comparative epidemiology of faecal carriage of extended-spectrum lactamase-producing enterobacteria in 2 hospitals specialized in liver diseases in Egypt and in France
Bertazzoni G. - Virological diagnosis of respiratory virus infection in patients attending an emergency department during the influenza season
Bertelli C. - High throughput sequencing and proteomics to identify immunogenic proteins of a new pathogen: the dirty genome approach
Bertrand X. - Surveillance of antibiotic consumption in 861 French hospitals: lessons from a nationwide network, 2008
Bertsias G. - Infections in patients undergoing craniotomy: first attempt to identify risk factors associated with post-craniotomy meningitis in Greece
Bertuccio T. - Methicillin-resistance and vancomycin heteroresistance in Staphylococcus aureus in cystic fibrosis patients
Bertz H. - Surveillance of nosocomial bloodstream infections and pneumonia in patients with haematopoetic cell transplantation (ONKO-KISS data) do patient numbers matter?
  - Multi-resistant pathogens a problem in nosocomial bloodstream infections in patients with haematopoetic cell transplantation? Evaluation of ONKO-KISS data
Berzanskyte A. - Attitude of healthcare professionals on antibiotic use in Lithuanian general and nursing hospitals qualitative study
Bes M. - Methicillin-resistant and methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus belonging to clonal lineage ST398: animal and human prevalence, human clinical impact in France
  - Community-acquired methicillin-resistant Stapylococcus aureus carrying the Panton-Valentine genes in invasive infections in Algiers
  - Antibiotics effect on S.aureus adhesion to human fibronectin
  - Microarray analysis and antibiotic susceptibility patterns among 131 Staphylococcus aureus causing infective endocarditis in France in 2008
Besedina L. - Role of atypical pathogens in hospitalized adults with community-acquired pneumonia
Besirbellioglu B. - Anti-HAV seroprevalence in Turkish military personnel and its relation to demographic properties
Bessede E. - MALDI Biotyper, experience in routine clinical bacteriology in a university hospital
Besser S. - Glove use in infection control is this a significant barrier to hand hygiene compliance?
  - Quantifying use of alcohol handrub and soap by non-healthcare workers in hand hygiene intervention studies
  - Assessment of blinding of hand hygiene observers in randomized controlled trials of hand hygiene interventions
Betencourt C. - Characterization of Haemophilus influenzae strains isolated in Portuguese children with acute otitis media in the pre-vaccination period with PCV10HiD
Beteta A. - Prevalence and antimicrobial susceptibility of mycoplasmas isolated from male urethral exudates in a Spanish hospital
Bethune C. - Improved pharmacokinetics of the novel oxazolidinone antibiotic torezolid phosphate compared to linezolid in healthy subjects
  - Bioavailability and pharmacokinetics of torezolid phosphate after intravenous administration in healthy subjects
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Brennan L. - Invitro and invivo activity of novel non-quinolone agents targeting DNA gyrase and topoisomeraseIV
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Brodt H. - Hospital resources and capabilities in dealing with highly infectious diseases: EuroNHID data from a survey of 44 isolation facilities in 14 European countries
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Broex E. - Impact of medical care and coordination on antibiotic policy and consumption: data of the European Surveillance of Antimicrobial Consumption (ESAC) nursing home subproject
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Brokalaki H. - Current vaccination coverage against hepatitisB in pregnant women in Greece: far from the ideal target
Brolund A. - The Diversilab system versus pulsed-field gel electrophoresis: characterization of extended-spectrum lactamase producing Klebsiella pneumoniae
Broniek G. - Aetiology of eye infections in hospitalized ophthalmological patients
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Brosnikoff C. - Invitro susceptibility of Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from cystic fibrosis patients to aztreonam and tobramycin in a biofilm susceptibility test panel
Brossier F. - Non-tuberculous mycobacterial infections related to cosmetic and medical procedures and acupuncture
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Brouqui P. - Policies for healthcare workers safety in European facilities designed to deal with HIDs: EuroNHID data from a survey of 44 isolation facilities in 14 European countries
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Brouwer A.E. - Evaluation of asymptomatic transmission and impact of control measures in contacts of a patient with Marburg haemorrhagic fever in 2008 in the Netherlands
Brouwers E.E. - Alarmingly poor performance in Chlamydia trachomatis point-of-care testing
Brown N. - Invitro susceptibility of Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from cystic fibrosis patients to aztreonam and tobramycin in a biofilm susceptibility test panel
Brown A. - Variable serological response to PPV in HIV-positive patients aneed to review pneumococcal boost-prime strategies?
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Brown J. - Outcomes and costs of previous vancomycin exposure in patients with complicated bacteraemia and infective endocarditis due to MRSA
Brown K. - Outcomes and costs of previous vancomycin exposure in patients with complicated bacteraemia and infective endocarditis due to MRSA
Brown J. - Prior vancomycin exposure and its impact on MRSA-complicated bacteraemia and infective endocarditis-related mortality
Brown K. - Prior vancomycin exposure and its impact on MRSA-complicated bacteraemia and infective endocarditis-related mortality
Brown J. - Impact of area-under-the-inhibitory-curve on clinical and microbiologic outcomes in fluconazole treated candidaemia
Brown N.P. - Longitudinal analysis of the activity profile of tigecycline and comparators against important Gram-negative pathogens in Europe, 20002009
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Brown S. - Analysis of quinolone-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae collected from PROTEKT studies between 2000 and 2007
Brown D. - Successful control of an outbreak of diarrhoea in a vascular surgery unit caused by a high-level clindamycin-resistant Clostridium difficile PCR ribotype106
Browning D. - How many patients do you need to screen for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus to find a positive? Results from a screening programme in a UK teaching hospital
Bruggeman C.A. - Alarmingly poor performance in Chlamydia trachomatis point-of-care testing
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Bruin J.P. - Evaluation of the Legionella VTest for detection of Legionella pneumophila antigen in urine samples
Brun-Buisson C. - Hand hygiene compliance in 13 European intensive care units
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Brundin P. - Different clinical presentation between male and female patients with Puumalavirus infection. Are the clinical differences related to expression of different oestrogen receptor subtypes?
Brunner N.A. - Healthcare-associated infection surveillance in nursing homes in the Netherlands
Bruno P. - Nasopharyngeal carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae non-vaccine serotypes among children attending day-care centres in France: 19992008 after the introduction of the 7Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate vaccine
Bruns A.H. - Impact of different antibiotic treatment regimes for respiratory tract infections on emergence of Clostridium difficile
Bruss J.B. - Ototoxic potential of ACHN-490 compared to gentamicin and amikacin in the guinea pig
Brusselaers N. - Impact of antiseptic based oral care on rates of ventilator-associated pneumonia in intensive care unit patients: a meta-analysis
Bruun B. - Rapid same-day identification of 69% of bacteria and yeast from positive blood culture bottles using five PNA FISH fluorescence in situ hybridization probes
Bruun L.E. - Linezolid in infective endocarditis itseems to work
Bruun N.E. - Linezolid in infective endocarditis itseems to work
Brzychczy-Wloch M. - Distribution of PFGE types of groupB streptococci originating from Polish pregnant women in relation to capsular polysaccharides and surface protein genes
Bucci M. - Analysis of the mutations associated to integrase inhibitor resistance in subtypeB and nonB human immunodeficiency virus type1
Bucheli E. - Infection control at a tertiary care centre: success depends on available head count
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Buchrieser C. - Population genetics, phylogeny and genomics
Bucio-Cano A. - Imidazolines as non-classical bioisosteres of Nacyl homoserine lactones and Quorum sensing inhibitors
Bucur M. - Effect of different environmental parameters upon the expression of certain virulence factors and resistance features in Escherichia coli aquatic strains
Budak A. - Primary Helicobacter pylori resistance to antimicrobial agents in southern Poland
Budak S. - Acinetobacter baumannii infections in intensive care units patients: predictors of risk factors of multidrug resistance
Budding A.E. - IS-pro: high-throughput molecular fingerprinting of the intestinal microbiota
Buehlmann M. - Infection control at a tertiary care centre: success depends on available head count
Buendía B. - Prevalence of micro-organisms responsible for ventilator-associated bacterial pneumonia among patients in intensive care unit of a hospital in Madrid. Comparison with a multicentre study
Buffon V. - Aetiology of community-acquired pneumonia in children during the influenzaA (H1N1) outbreak
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Bühren V. - Infection of a knee joint with Mycobacterium avium in a patient with sarcoidosis
Buiuc D. - Antimicrobial resistance of extended-spectrum lactamase producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae strains from north-eastern Romania
Bujnakova D. - Antimicrobial resistance in faecal Escherichia coli isolated from calves
Bulitta J.B. - PK modelling: obtaining PK profiles despite sparse sampling
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Bullenger M. - Performance of the Access CMV IgM assay
Bulut C. - A tertiary care facility experience on pegylated IFN efficacy in chronic hepatitisB patients
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Bulut S. - Investigation for yellow fever virus exposure in humans from central/south-eastern Anatolia
Bunk S. - Serum IgG antibodies strongly augment lipoteichoic acid induced immune activation in human peripheral blood
Bunkowski S. - The viral TLR3 agonist poly(I:C) stimulates phagocytosis and intracellular killing of Escherichia coli by microglial cells
Buonomini A. - Lack of correlation between plasma residual viraemia and total HIV-DNA in PBMCs of successfully treated patients
Burak E. - Population pharmacokinetics and pharmacokineticpharmacodynamic metrics for delafloxacin
Burgmann H. - Invitro evaluation of the bactericidal activities of MRSA active antibiotics in four different peritoneal dialyses fluids
Burillo A. - Disease associations amongst bloodstream infections caused by the new species included in the Streptococcus bovis taxonomic group
Burki D. - New Advia Centaur HIV Ag/Ab combo, 4th generation screening assay, shows high level of specificity in a mixed population of a routine diagnostic laboratory
Burkov A. - Patients PCR status and hepatitisC avidity assay
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Burkov A.N. - The evaluation of the ELISA kit EIA-anti-HCV with new recombinant antigens
Burnham C.D. - Evaluation of publicly available sequence information in the NCBI nr/nt database to identify fungi isolated from clinical samples
Burns K. - Life without ciprofloxacin: implementation and consequences of a fluoroquinolone ban for a tertiary referral hospital
Burrel S. - Natural polymorphism of UL23 thymidine kinase and UL30 DNA polymerase among herpes simplex virus type1 and 2 strains
Burtone R. - Streptococcal bacteriocin-like inhibitory activity against potential upper respiratory tract pathogens
Bustamante V. - Evaluation of frequency of secreted proteins (EspA, EspB, EspD and EspC) and actin polymerization in enteropathogenic E.coli isolated in Peru
But A. - Evaluation of H1N1 pandemic influenza cases hospitalized in an infectious diseases clinic
Büttcher M. - Hospital-associated infections in children a prospective international multicentre post-discharge follow-up study
Buyck J. - Pharmacodynamic evaluation of the intracellular activity of tobramycin, doripenem, levofloxacin, and colistin towards Pseudomonas aeruginosa after phagocytosis by human THP1 macrophages
Byotra S. - Is benign tertian malaria actually benign?