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Influenza vaccines to control influenza-associated bacterial infection: Where do we stand?
(Taylor & Francis, 2014-01)
Influenza A virus is a pathogen that is feared for its capacity to cause pandemics. In this review, we illustrate the clinical evidence which support the theory that bacterial co-infection is a considerable risk factor for ...
Mechanisms of Antibiotic Resistance
(American Society for Microbiology, 2016)
Emergence of resistance among the most important bacterial pathogens is recognized as a major public health threat affecting humans worldwide. Multidrug-resistant organisms have not only emerged in the hospital environment ...
Niche-specific association of Aeromonas ribotypes from human and environmental origin
A total of 88 Aeromonas isolates from distinct locations and sources (39 from extraintestinal infections, 31 from diarrhoeic, ten from non-diarrhoeic faeces, all human, and eight from fresh water) were subjected to ...
C reactive protein and procalcitonin levels for the diagnosis of invasive bacterial infections in allogenic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation recipients Proteína C reactiva y procalcitonina como marcadores de infección bacteriana en niños con neutro
Background: The main causes of complications of allogenic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation are infections and graft versus host disease. Aim: To assess the predictive value of C reactive protein (CRP) and procalcitonin ...