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Fabbri L.M. - Role of the interferon-gamma assay in the diagnosis of active tuberculosis
Fabiani M. - EpiSouth: a new voice in communicable disease epidemiology in the Mediterranean and Balkans
Fabio A. - Role of the interferon-gamma assay in the diagnosis of active tuberculosis
Fàbrega A. - Fluoroquinolone-resistant Salmonella Typhimurium has decreased intracellular survival in macrophages
Fabregat J. - Prophylaxis vs. pre-emptive therapy for cytomegalovirus disease in (D+/R) liver transplant recipients
Faccioli L. - Role of leukotrienes in resistance and susceptibility to infection by Histoplasma capsulatum
  - Different clinical isolates of Mycobacterium tuberculosis induced distinctive pulmonary inflammation in mice
Fadaei Nobari R. - Seroepidemiology of hepatitisC in cases with history of intravenous drug use in Isfahan province, Iran
  - Epidemiological and clinical characteristics of influenzaA (H1N1)V infection in Isfahan, Iran, JulyOctober2009
Fadhil I. - A single 1200mg human equivalent dose of oritavancin is highly efficacious in the neutropenic mouse thigh infection model
  - Evaluation of oritavancin efficacy and pharmacokinetic profile in the hamster model of Clostridium difficile infection
Faella F. - Risk factors for precocious mechanical ventilation in pneumococcal meningitis: a 12-year experience
Fagundez G.F. - Serotype distribution of Streptococcus pneumoniae isolated from patients with invasive pneumococcal disease in 2008
  - Serotype coverage of present and future pneumococcal vaccines
Fagundez Machain G. - InfluenzaA H1N1: Shell vial culture vs. PCR
Fagúndez Machaín G. - Patients with 2009 influenzaA/H1N1 virus in a tertiary hospital in Spain, April-October 2009
Faherty C. - Relative lymphopenia is not useful in selecting patients for testing for influenzaA virus H1N1
Fahrbach K. - An echinocandin vs. a comparator antifungal in Candida bloodstream infections: a meta-analysis
Fairley D. - CDI in England in 200809 versus 200708 as determined by The Clostridium difficile Ribotyping Network for England and N. Ireland (CDRN, formerly the CDRNE)
Falagas M. - Inhaled colistin for the treatment of tracheobronchitis and pneumonia in critically ill children without cystic fibrosis
  - Patients included in randomized controlled trials do not represent those seen in clinical practice
  - Effectiveness and safety of neuraminidase inhibitors in reducing influenza complications: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
  - Vancomycin for the treatment of patients with Gram-positive infections: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
  - Attributable mortality of ventilator-associated pneumonia: a meta-analysis
Falasca F. - Antiretroviral treatment and expression of the mRNA levels for Pgp, MRP1, MRP4 and MRP5 in HIV antiretroviral nave patients. Follow-up at 48 weeks
  - Analysis of the mutations associated to integrase inhibitor resistance in subtypeB and nonB human immunodeficiency virus type1
Falciani M. - Implementing antimicrobial stewardship and control of antibiotic prescription to decrease MRSA in the intensive care unit
  - Antimicrobial stewardship improves appropriateness of antimicrobial therapy prescription in a neurosurgical unit
Falcou-Briatte R. - Performance evaluation of the Access HCVAbPlus and the Access HIV1/2. New assays performed on the UniCel DxI800 in a virology laboratory
  - Performance of the Access CMV IgM assay
Falguera M. - Causes and risk factors of poor outcome in patients with non-severe community-acquired pneumonia
  - Community-acquired pneumonia and pleural effusion. Acomparative study between complicated and uncomplicated parapneumonic effusion
Fallah Mehrabadi J. - Molecular typing of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in animal origin foods
  - Assessment of a new DNA vaccine candidate against urinary tract infection
Fallani F. - Colistin plus rifampin or other antibiotics in 90 patients with serious MDR Ps.aeruginosa or A.baumannii infection
Fallico L. - Immunological diagnosis of tuberculous uveitis: first experiences
  - Molecular epidemiology of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in an Italian north-eastern area
Fam N. - Comparative epidemiology of faecal carriage of extended-spectrum lactamase-producing enterobacteria in 2 hospitals specialized in liver diseases in Egypt and in France
Fanciulli C. - Efficacy and safety of high-dose daptomycin in Staphylococcus aureus infections
Fang H. - Antimicrobial resistance in Chinese Clostridium difficile strains
Fang A. - Pharmacokinetics of azithromycin in serum after administration of extended-release and immediate-release formulations in paediatric patients with acute otitis media
Fankhauser H. - Fungal spores in the air of a hospital environment: seasonal variability of baseline data
Fanning S. - Multidrug resistance in Salmonella isolates recovered from different food sources in Colombia
Fanourgiakis P. - Real-time PCR seems to be not superior to blood cultures during the treatment course of infective endocarditis in anticipating valves sterilization
Fara A. - Epidemiological analysis of potential risk factors contributing to infection of HBV, HCV and HIV among the population in Tripoli Area, Libya
Farahani Far A. - Prevalence of HBV Lamivudine-resistance mutations in a cohort of Iranian HBV-infected patients with and without HIV co-infection
Farfan R. - Relationship of viral load EpsteinBarr virus as a marker predictive lymphoproliferative disease after liver transplant
  - Infectious complications in children with acute myelogenous leukaemia in a Mexican hospital: a5year analysis
Fariñas M.C. - Bloodstream infections due to Escherichia coli and Klebsiellaspp. producing extended-spectrum lactamase: factors influencing adequacy and mortality
  - Prevalence of colonization with vancomycin-resistant and ampicillin-resistant Enterococcus faecium in a university hospital in northern Spain
Farkas B. - Frequency and antibiotic susceptibility of Ureaplasma urealyticum isolated from the genital tract of sexually active individuals
Farmer D. - Temporal effects of a restrictive antibiotic policy on hospital-acquired Clostridium difficile, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and extended-spectrum lactamase producing coliforms in a district general hospital
Farrell D. - Potent activity of ceftazidime/NXL104 tested against Enterobacteriaceae isolates carrying multiple lactamase enzymes
  - Multicentre evaluation of tigecycline activity in Europe: report from the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Programme, 2009
  - Spectrum of activity of ceftaroline/NXL104 and lactam comparator agents tested against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus carrying different SCCmec types and Gram-negative bacilli with well-characterized resistance mechanisms
  - Antimicrobial activity of tigecycline and comparator agents tested against clinical bacterial strains from the Asia-Pacific region, 20082009
  - Activity of ceftaroline against recent (2009) and multidrug-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates from Europe and the United States
  - Antimicrobial activity of doripenem against clinical bacterial pathogens from Europe, 2009
  - Ceftobiprole activity when tested against clinical bacterial pathogens from Europe, 2009
  - Can Web games teach children hygiene and antibiotic resistance? Evaluation of the eBug junior games
Farrington K. - Investigation of daptomycin as a locking agent for line colonization with Gram-positive organisms
Farzaneh-Nejad Z. - Seroprevalence of leptospirosis in Mazandaran Province, Iran using indirect immunofluorescence assay, 20062007
Fashae K. - High prevalence of qnr genes in Escherichia coli from healthy animals in Nigeria
Fasolo M. - Clinical outcome of anal HPV-associated cancer in HIV-infected patients
  - 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
Fätkenheuer G. - Differences between healthy volunteers and HIV-infected patients in the activities of CYP3A, CYP2D6 and Pglycoprotein
Faust S.N. - Detection of uncultured organisms in paediatric bone and joint infections by a Multiplex real-time PCR panel
Favretti M. - Prevalence of Clostridium difficile in retail meat products in north-eastern Italy
Fawley W. - CDI in England in 200809 versus 200708 as determined by The Clostridium difficile Ribotyping Network for England and N. Ireland (CDRN, formerly the CDRNE)
Fazeli Bavandpour Z. - Hospital-based phylogenetic analysis of noroviruses isolated from children with acute gastroenteritis in Iran
Feierl G. - Failure of oral colistin to prevent colonization with extended-spectrum lactamase-producing enterobacteria in newborns hospitalized at a neonatal intensive care unit
  - Genetic fingerprints of phenotypic different Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains from cystic fibrosis patients with DiversiLab rep-PCR analysis
  - Comparison of ESBL genes from extended-spectrum lactamase carrying Escherichia coli from sewage sludge and human urinary tract infection
  - Differences in intestinal colonization of term and pre-term born neonates hospitalized at a neonatal intensive care unit
  - Trends of resistance in Helicobacter pylori isolates in Austria, 20042008
  - Rapid and accurate identification of clinical Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli isolates with MALDITOFMS
Feighery C. - Implications of universal childhood pneumococcal vaccination on invasive pneumococcal disease in HIV population areview of current infecting serotypes
Feldmann H. - Public health importance of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever in Iran as an emerging infectious disease
Felices M. - Monte Carlo simulations in support of NXL103 dose selection
  - Combined population pharmacokinetic analysis of four phase1 studies with NXL104
Felix B. - Methicillin-resistant and methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus belonging to clonal lineage ST398: animal and human prevalence, human clinical impact in France
Fenelon L. - Epidemiology of vancomycin-resistant enterococci in an Irish tertiary care hospital
  - Presence of pathogens on doctors' neckties
  - Characteristics and timing of bloodstream infections following orthotopic liver transplantation: a single-centre experience
Fenoll A. - Oral lactam activity against recent (November2008June2009) penicillin non-susceptible serotype19A Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates in Spain
  - PBPs and MurM variations in invasive lactam-resistant 19A Streptococcus pneumoniae ST320, ST81 and ST276 clones from Spain, 19972007
Fenzi A. - Use of ESwab for the detection of Mycoplasma hominis and Ureaplasma urealyticum from genital specimens
Feorino P.M. - Detection and characterization of mixtures of hepatitisC virus (HCV) types
Ferman R. - Genotypic analysis of Helicobacter pylori strains circulating in St.Petersburg, Russia at present
Fernandes C. - Peripheral blood RNA gene expression profiling in the patients with community-acquired bacterial meningitis
Fernandes F. - Is it worthwhile to control methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a highly endemic country? A9year experience in a Portuguese hospital
Fernandes S. - Molecular diagnosis of tuberculous meningitis a 4year experience
Fernandez J. - H1N1 influenza virus infection in north-Western Spain, summer 2009
Fernandez M.G. - Combination therapy with cefoxitin and lactams is synergistic against community-associated but not hospital-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains invitro
Fernández Guerrero M. - Prognosis of human listeriosis is directly associated with the severity of the underlying disease
  - Infectious endocarditis in patients with cirrhosis of the liver: unique causative agents and dreadful prognosis
  - Long-term safety and efficacy of nevirapine-based HAART
Fernandez Viladrich P. - Bacterial meningitis due to pericraneal fistula in adults: thirty years of experience
Fernández-Hidalgo N. - Infective endocarditis should be treated in experienced centres
Fernández-Mazarrasa C. - Evaluation of different Mueller-Hinton agars for disc diffusion susceptibility testing of tigecycline, doxycycline, minocycline and tetracycline against multi-resistant bacteria
Fernández-Morató J. - Pharmacist interventions on antibiotic dosage performed trough a computer-assisted management programme with real-time alerts
Fernández-Olmos A. - Invivo evolution of a single ST247-MRSAI clone recovered over 13 years from a cystic fibrosis patient: variation in the spa-type and immunogenicity
Fernandez-Olmos A. - Reassessment of conventional identification of clinical non-fermenting isolates excluding Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Stenotrophomonas maltophilia from cystic fibrosis patients using the MALDITOF system
  - 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
Fernandez-Rodriguez M.A. - Pneumococcal infections as a sudden death cause: forensic microbiological diagnosis
Fernández-Rufete A. - What is the impact of a rapid-diagnostic test (Etest) in the treatment of patients with Gram-negative bacteraemia?
  - Carbapenem and multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii colonization/infection: epidemiology and factors associated to infection
  - Predictor factors of ESBL versus non-ESBL E.coli bacteraemia at a university hospital, 20062007
Fernández-Ruiz M. - Epidemiology and outcome of Gram-positive bloodstream infection in solid organ transplant recipients
Fernàndez-Sabé N. - Prophylaxis vs. pre-emptive therapy for cytomegalovirus disease in (D+/R) liver transplant recipients
Fernandez-Silveira L. - Congenital transmission of Chagas' disease in Latin American immigrants in a health department of Valencia, Spain
Ferrández O. - Pharmacist interventions on antibiotic dosage performed trough a computer-assisted management programme with real-time alerts
  - Influence of antibiotic first-dose timing on clinical outcomes in patients with community-acquired pneumonia
Ferrari D. - Interferon-gamma release assays for the diagnosis of latent tuberculosis infection in patients with rheumatic diseases
Ferreira F. - Is it worthwhile to control methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a highly endemic country? A9year experience in a Portuguese hospital
Ferreira H. - Paediatric faecal colonization with extended-spectrum lactamase producing Enterobacteriaceae in northern Portugal
Ferreira E. - Occurrence of PMQR determinants and ESBL in clinical Enterobacteriaceae isolates from an Algerian hospital
Ferreira J.H.L. - Immnunization of dogs with a recombinant cysteine proteinase from Leishmania chagasi in an endemic region (Teresina-PI, Brazil) of visceral leishmaniasis
Ferreira L. - Urinary tract pathogens direct identification from urine samples by MALDITOFMS
Ferreira J.C. - Intestinal colonization by carbapenemase-producing enterobacteria among patients in an intensive care unit
Ferreros P. - Epidemiological changes in community-acquired bacterial meningitis: 20 years of follow-up
Ferri C. - Interferon-gamma release assays for the diagnosis of latent tuberculosis infection in patients with rheumatic diseases
Ferriani V.P.L. - Prospective analysis of salivary IgA responses in children during the first three months of life against pathogen of oral cavity. Influence of prematurity in this response
Ferroni A. - Absence of non-tuberculous mycobacteria recovery in sputum of cystic fibrosis patients despite adequate decontamination: a possible role of specific antimicrobial therapy used in our centre
Ferrús M.A. - Identification of virulent L.monocytogenes strains isolated from wastewater
Ferry T. - Protective effect of daptomycin and rifampicin on osteoblast-like cells bearing intracellular Staphylococcus aureus
  - Usefulness of a microarray method for the diagnosis of bone and joint infections directly on clinical samples: a new application of Proveit sepsis
Ferwerda B. - Genetic variants of dectin1 and susceptibility to infections with Candidaspp.
Fetalento A. - Implementing peripheral vascular catheter care bundle in a tertiary referral hospital in Dublin, Ireland
Fett S. - Performance of the new Vidas EBV assays versus immunofluorescence for the detection of EBV antibodies in routine diagnostics
Feuilloley M.G. - Pseudomonas fluorescens can increase the permeability of Caco2/TC7 and modify the actin cytoskeleton
Fewster G. - The role of Clostridium difficile culture in colo-rectal surgery
Fiedler A. - Ages-Webribo a new deterministic identification algorithm for the characterization of Clostridium difficile isolates by capillary gel electrophoresis-based PCR-ribotyping
Fields H. - Patients PCR status and hepatitisC avidity assay
Fierlbeck G. - Efficacy and safety of daptomycin versus vancomycin or teicoplanin for the treatment of complicated skin and soft tissue infections: a multicentre, randomized, assessor-blind trial
Fiett J. - Molecular epidemiology of Gram-negative bacteria resistant to newer generation lactams in a rehabilitation centre
Fijo J. - Prevention of cytomegalovirus disease in transplant recipients. Evaluation of real-time PCR CMV, clinic correlation and cutoff determination of pre-emptive therapy
Filippou M. - Infections in patients undergoing craniotomy: first attempt to identify risk factors associated with post-craniotomy meningitis in Greece
Finan M.R. - Implementing peripheral vascular catheter care bundle in a tertiary referral hospital in Dublin, Ireland
Findik D. - Four major drug-resistant mycobacterial strains isolated between 20012008 in Konya, Turkey
Fines-Guyon M. - Rapid detection of vancomycin-resistant enterococci from rectal swabs by the Cepheid Xpert vanA/vanB assay
Finkelstein R. - The changing epidemiology of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae carriage in hospitalized patients
  - Reducing surgical site infection rates in orthopaedic implant surgery: results of a 6year infection control programme
Finnström N. - Application of the rapid detection system for M.tuberculosis complex and rifampicin resistance Xpert MTB/RIF in decontaminated respiratory specimens, non-respiratory specimens and cultures
Firsov A. - Bacterial resistance studies in an invitro dynamic model: use of antibiotic-susceptible organisms supplemented with their resistant mutants
  - Rationale of combined antibiotic therapy derived from invitro PK/PD studies: role of treatment duration simulated in a dynamic model
Fiscarelli E. - A MALDITOF assay for the rapid identification of Aspergillus and Candida sp. in clinical samples
  - Colonization or infection? Acasereport of Nocardia isolation in a patient with cystic fibrosis
  - Environmental Stenotrophomonas maltophilia strain is less virulent than clinical strain from cystic fibrosis patient
  - Phenotypic and genotypic characterization of Haemophilus influenzae strains isolated from children with cystic fibrosis
Fischer H. - Evaluation of the risk for invasive candidiasis in intensive care patients after cardiothoracic surgery
Fisher D. - Invitro and invivo activity of novel non-quinolone agents targeting DNA gyrase and topoisomeraseIV
Fisichella S. - Molecular characterization of multidrug-resistant strains of Salmonella infantis isolated in Italy from human, animals and environment
Fittipaldi N. - Streptococcus suis, an emerging zoonotic agent of meningitis, triggers different inflammatory signalling pathways by murine microglia
FitzGerald S.F. - Characteristics and timing of bloodstream infections following orthotopic liver transplantation: a single-centre experience
  - Presence of pathogens on doctors' neckties
Fitzgerald I. - 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
Fitzpatrick F. - Implementing peripheral vascular catheter care bundle in a tertiary referral hospital in Dublin, Ireland
  - Life without ciprofloxacin: implementation and consequences of a fluoroquinolone ban for a tertiary referral hospital
  - Invasive groupA streptococcal disease in Ireland, 20042008
Flecha C. - Disease associations amongst bloodstream infections caused by the new species included in the Streptococcus bovis taxonomic group
Flecheux O. - Performance of the Access CMV IgM assay
Fleige C. - Transfer of a putative hyaluronidase hylEfm and distribution of its putative pathogenicity island in different Enterococcus faecium isolates
Fleites A. - Surveillance of invasive pneumococcal disease in adults in Asturias, Spain
Fleming R. - Comparison of MRSA detection by Xpert MRSA test, Xpert MRSA/SA nasal test and culture
Flick R. - Public health importance of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever in Iran as an emerging infectious disease
Flonta M. - Risk factors for intestinal carriage of Enterobacteriaceae with extended-spectrum lactamase-producing phenotype on a medical ward
  - Antibiotic resistance of Escherichia coli isolated from community-acquired urinary infections
Florea D. - Human immunodeficiency virus1 F1 subtype is associated with late presentation in newly diagnosed Romanian patients
Floren K. - Shifts in extended-spectrum lactamase types with increasing prevalence of Escherichia coli producing extended-spectrum lactamase in western Sweden
Flor-Parra F. - The HIV1 protease L10I minor mutation decreases replication capacity and confers resistance to saquinavir
Florquin S. - Receptor for advanced glycation end-products is protective during murine tuberculosis
Flückiger U. - Daptomycin against highly resistant Enterococcus faecium invasive infections
  - Stronger correlation between antibiotic consumption and incidence of Clostridium difficile determined by cultures instead of faecal toxin only
Fluit A.C. - Nasal carriage of Staphylococcus aureus: ahistological approach
  - The first carbapenemase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae strains in the Netherlands are associated with international travel
Fokin A. - What do pharmacists recommend for men with acute urethritis symptoms: 2009 vs. 20032004
Foldes A. - Invasive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a Romanian university hospital do we have the entire picture?
Foley S. - Life without ciprofloxacin: implementation and consequences of a fluoroquinolone ban for a tertiary referral hospital
  - Developing a database to facilitate the assessment of antimicrobial consumption in an acute tertiary hospital
Folgueira L. - Utility of rapid influenza antigen detection test for novel influenza virus(H1N1)
Folgueras I.S. - Surveillance of invasive pneumococcal disease in adults in Asturias, Spain
Follett S.A. - Direct detection of triazole resistance in A.fumigatus from airway secretions
Follo M. - Foodborne enterococci in oral biofilm: an invivo human study
Fondelli S. - Colistin plus rifampin or other antibiotics in 90 patients with serious MDR Ps.aeruginosa or A.baumannii infection
Font R. - Incidence of and risk factors for nosocomial infection in a medical ward
Fontaine L. - Antibiotic consumption in 30 French nursing homes: a point prevalence study from the European Surveillance of Antimicrobial Consumption nursing home subproject
Fontana R. - First detection in Europe of plasmid-mediated fluoroquinolone resistance qnrD determinant
Fontanals D. - Epidemiological changes in community-acquired bacterial meningitis: 20 years of follow-up
Footer B. - Impact of area-under-the-inhibitory-curve on clinical and microbiologic outcomes in fluconazole treated candidaemia
Forfori F. - Colistin plus rifampin or other antibiotics in 90 patients with serious MDR Ps.aeruginosa or A.baumannii infection
Fornes L. - Predictive factors for quinolone resistance in Escherichia coli strains isolated from men with febrile urinary tract infection
Foroglou N. - Penetration of moxifloxacin and levofloxacin into human cerebrospinal fluid and brain tissue
Foroughi M. - Prevalence of HBV Lamivudine-resistance mutations in a cohort of Iranian HBV-infected patients with and without HIV co-infection
  - Prevalence of secondary drug-resistant mutations to antiretroviral drugs in Iranian HIV-infected patients
Forrest A. - A novel approach to identify antimicrobial synergy against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
  - Targeting multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa: pharmacodynamics of the combination of colistin and ciprofloxacin
  - Outcomes and costs of previous vancomycin exposure in patients with complicated bacteraemia and infective endocarditis due to MRSA
  - Prior vancomycin exposure and its impact on MRSA-complicated bacteraemia and infective endocarditis-related mortality
  - Population pharmacokinetics and pharmacokineticpharmacodynamic metrics for delafloxacin
  - Rational design of colistin and ciprofloxacin combination regimens against Pseudomonas aeruginosa using mechanism-based models
Fortineau N. - First outbreak of Klebsiella pneumoniae producing KPC2 in France
Fortini D. - High prevalence of qnr genes in Escherichia coli from healthy animals in Nigeria
Fortis C. - Performance evaluation of an in-house interferon-gamma release assay in the diagnosis and follow-up of active tuberculosis disease
Forys M. - Resistance patterns of selected respiratory tract pathogens in Poland (continuation of the Alexander Project)
Fossati L. - Detection of hypervirulent strains PCR-ribotype 027 and 078 causing severe Clostridium difficile infection in northern Italy
Fouad A. - Development and the evaluation of a real-time PCR assay for molecular diagnosis of polymicrobial sepsis
Foucher N. - Epidemiology of multi-resistant Gram-negative bacteria isolated from 65 years and older residents of a nursing home in France
Fountas L. - Evaluation of three immunoassays for hepatitisC virus antibody detection
Fournier S. - A single 1200mg human equivalent dose of oritavancin is highly efficacious in the neutropenic mouse thigh infection model
  - Evaluation of oritavancin efficacy and pharmacokinetic profile in the hamster model of Clostridium difficile infection
Foustoukou M. - Antimicrobial susceptibility of invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates from children in Athens, 20032008
Fox A. - A review of the epidemiology, risk factors and strain characteristics of Clostridium difficile among hospitalized patients: a pilot nested casecontrol study
Foyle L. - Purification and characterization of an anti-pneumococcal capsular polysaccharide IgG antibody preparation
Fracasso J. - Aetiology of community-acquired pneumonia in children during the influenzaA (H1N1) outbreak
  - Clinical characteristics of influenzaA H1N12009 outbreak at a public university hospital in the north-eastern region of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
  - Epidemiological survey of hantavirus pulmonary syndrome in the north-eastern region of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Fraczek M. - Direct detection of triazole resistance in A.fumigatus from airway secretions
Fraganza F. - Risk factors for precocious mechanical ventilation in pneumococcal meningitis: a 12-year experience
Fragaszy E. - Assessment of blinding of hand hygiene observers in randomized controlled trials of hand hygiene interventions
Franchin E. - 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
Francia M.V. - Prevalence of faecal carriage of vancomycin and ampicillin-resistant enterococci among healthy people in Cantabria, Spain
  - Prevalence of colonization with vancomycin-resistant and ampicillin-resistant Enterococcus faecium in a university hospital in northern Spain
Francisco A. - Evaluation of the Architect Toxo IgG, IgM and IgG avidity assays
Frange P. - Saccharose-stabilized intravenous immune globulin as a cause of false-positive Aspergillus galactomannan assay in patients
Frank U. - Penetration of daptomycin in serum and bradytroph tissues of patients undergoing orthopaedic surgery
Frank D. - Differences between healthy volunteers and HIV-infected patients in the activities of CYP3A, CYP2D6 and Pglycoprotein
Frank U. - Seasonal and ascending trends in the incidence of extended-spectrum lactamase-producing E.coli and Klebsiella sp. in two German university hospitals
  - Resistance proportion, incidence density and the number of isolation days where lies the real burden of MRSA?
Franke J. - Interesting insights into the co-circulation of pathogens in Ixodes ricinus ticks from rodents, birds and in questing stages in Middle Germany
Frans J. - Comparison of 4 different commercial identification methods and antibiotic susceptibility testing on clinical relevant coryneform bacteria
Fransson G. - Increased antibiotic use in Swedish intensive care units, 19992008
Frantzidou F. - Invitro activity of tigecycline against multi-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates
  - Central nervous system infections due to herpesviruses in immunocompetent population
Franzin L. - Monoclonal subtyping of clinical and environmental-related Legionella strains in epidemiological investigations of legionellosis cases
Frasson I. - Emerging resistance mechanisms in ESBL-producing strains
Fratila M. - Human immunodeficiency virus1 F1 subtype is associated with late presentation in newly diagnosed Romanian patients
Fredlund H. - Evaluation of a commercial multiplex PCR (SeptiFast) in the aetiological diagnosis of community-acquired bloodstream infections
Frei R. - Daptomycin against highly resistant Enterococcus faecium invasive infections
  - Stronger correlation between antibiotic consumption and incidence of Clostridium difficile determined by cultures instead of faecal toxin only
  - Hormographiella aspergillata: an emerging mould in acute leukaemia patients?
  - Comparison of the DiversiLab system with spa typing and pulsed-field gel electrophoresis for the characterization of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates
  - No correlation between skin microbial counts after preoperative skin disinfection and surgical site infections
  - Pseudo outbreak of Pseudomonas mendocina in stem cell-cultures
Freitas A. - Diversity of CTn6000 among enterococci from different ecological niches
Freitas A.R. - Diversity of hyl plasmids among international CC17 Enterococcus faecium strains, 19922009
  - Plasmid analysis of vancomycin-resistant enterococci isolates from Portuguese poultry and healthy humans
  - Population structure of multidrug-resistant non-typhoidal Salmonella enterica isolates from Portugal
Freixas N. - Incidence of and risk factors for nosocomial infection in a medical ward
  - Catheter-related bloodstream infections among VINCat hospitals: the impact outside the ICU
French G. - Epidemiology and epidemicity of CA-MRSA pneumonia
  - 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
Fretz R. - Two consecutive outbreaks of gastroenteritis due to infections with Salmonella Typhimurium DT193 in the Austrian Armed Forces, 2009
Frey Tirri B. - Safety, tolerability and pharmacokinetics of intravaginal pentamycin
Freydiere A.M. - Bacterial identification by Axima Saramis SirWeb MALDITOFMS: application in a clinical routine laboratory
Freydière A.M. - Usefulness of a microarray method for the diagnosis of bone and joint infections directly on clinical samples: a new application of Proveit sepsis
Friaes A. - Antimicrobial resistance among invasive Streptococcus pyogenes isolates in Portugal
  - Infrequent deletion of the chromosomal genes speB and speF in GAS clinical isolates
Friberg N. - Binding and activation of plasminogen on Fusobacterium necrophorum
Fridental I. - Individual risk factors for colonization with carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae among residents in post-acute-care facilities in Israel: a matched casecontrol study
Fridrichova M. - Molecular variability of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains isolated from blood in the Czech Republic, 20002005
  - The presence of pilus and clade types among invasive pneumococci recovered in the Czech Republic
  - Characteristics of Panton-Valentine leukocidin positive Staphylococcus aureus strains isolated from abscessing pneumonias in the Czech Republic
Fridrichová M. - First two isolates of metallo-lactamase-producing Serratia marcescens in the Czech Republic
Friedland H.D. - FOCUS 2: randomized, double-blinded, multicentre phase3 study of the efficacy and safety of ceftaroline vs. ceftriaxone in community-acquired bacterial pneumonia
Friedman P. - Effect of management interventions on short and long-term mortality in patients with cardiovascular implantable electronic device infections
Friedrich A.W. - Regional surveillance of MRSA and benchmarking in the EUREGIO MRSA net-project
Frigui W. - Impact of genes upstream of the RD1 region on virulence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and ESAT6 secretion/modification
Frimodt-Møller N. - The choice of murine infection model and the immune status of the mice has an impact on the pharmacodynamics of dicloxacillin against Staphylococcus aureus infection
  - Outcome of enterococcal bacteraemia in relation to start of therapy
  - Quinolones induce a decrease in kidney colonization of uropathogenic Escherichia coli associated with a decrease in Pfimbria production
  - Prevalence of ESBL-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae rapidly increasing in Denmark
  - Emergence of ESBL-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in Danish hospitals: this is in part explained by spread of one CTX-M15 clone in Zealand
Fritzsch J. - Interesting insights into the co-circulation of pathogens in Ixodes ricinus ticks from rodents, birds and in questing stages in Middle Germany
Fu L.H. - Antimicrobial susceptibilities of Propionibacterium acnes isolated from patients with acne lesions
Fuentes L. - Clinical and microbiological features of pyogenic liver abscess. Amulticentre study from Spain
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