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Detection of MRSA in nasal swabs—marked reduction of time to report for negative reports by substituting classical manual workflow with total lab automation

European Journal of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases, September 2018 V.37 N.9 P.1745–1751

Irene Burckhardt, Susanne Horner, Florian Burckhardt & Stefan Zimmermann

In 2016, the workflow for MRSA detection in nasal swabs was changed from a classic-manual workflow to an automated workflow using total lab automation (TLA; BD Kiestra). 243 more words


Vitamin D supplementation to persistent carriers of MRSA—a randomized and placebo-controlled clinical trial

European Journal of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases, September 2018 V.37 N.9 P.1735–1744

Linda Björkhem-Bergman, Catharina Missailidis, John Karlsson-Valik, Ann Tammelin, Lena Ekström, Matteo Bottai, Ulf Hammar, Gudrun Lindh & Peter Bergman… 280 more words


Comparative activity of ceftobiprole against coagulase-negative staphylococci from the BSAC Bacteraemia Surveillance Programme, 2013–2015

European Journal of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases, September 2018 V.37 N.9 P.1653–1659


Anne Santerre Henriksen, Jennifer Smart & Kamal Hamed

Coagulase-negative staphylococci (CoNS) are a significant cause of bacteraemia, the treatment of which is becoming increasingly complex due to the emergence of multidrug-resistant strains. 251 more words


The Role of One-Stage Exchange for Prosthetic Joint Infection.

Curr Rev Musculoskelet Med. July 9, 2018

Rowan FE1,2, Donaldson MJ3,4, Pietrzak JR3,4, Haddad FS3,4.

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1 Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University College London Hospital, 250 Euston Road, London, NW1 2PG, UK. 280 more words


Predicting lower limb periprosthetic joint infections: A review of risk factors and their classification.

World J Orthop. May 18, 2017 V.8 N.5 P.400-411.

George DA1, Drago L1, Scarponi S1, Gallazzi E1, Haddad FS1, Romano CL1.

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1 David A George, Fares S Haddad, Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, University College London Hospitals, London NW1 2BU, United Kingdom. 285 more words


How Reliable Is the Alpha-defensin Immunoassay Test for Diagnosing Periprosthetic Joint Infection? A Prospective Study.

Clin Orthop Relat Res. February 2017 V.475 N.2 P.408-415.

Bonanzinga T1, Zahar A2, Dütsch M1, Lausmann C1, Kendoff D3, Gehrke T1.

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1 HELIOS ENDO Klinik, Holstenstrasse 2, 22767, Hamburg, Germany. 378 more words


Longitudinal Assessment of Multidrug-Resistant Organisms in Newly Admitted Nursing Facility Patients: Implications for an Evolving Population

Clinical Infectious Diseases September 15, 2018 V.67 N.6 P.837–844

Lona Mody; Betsy Foxman; Suzanne Bradley; Sara McNamara; Bonnie Lansing …

We sampled 651 recently admitted nursing facility patients and collected clinical and microbiological data over 1629 visits. 270 more words