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Archive: Volume 12, 2019

What drives inappropriate use of antibiotics? A mixed methods study from Bahawalpur, Pakistan

Atif M, Asghar S, Mushtaq I, Malik I, Amin A, Babar ZUD, Scahill S

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:687-699

Published Date: 26 March 2019

Characterization and analysis of a novel diguanylate cyclase PA0847 from Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1

Zhang Y, Guo J, Zhang N, Yuan W, Lin Z, Huang W

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:655-665

Published Date: 21 March 2019

High prevalence of KPC-2-producing hypervirulent Klebsiella pneumoniae causing meningitis in Eastern China

Xu M, Fu Y, Fang Y, Xu H, Kong H, Liu Y, Chen Y, Li L

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:641-653

Published Date: 18 March 2019

System dynamics modeling of public health services provided by China CDC to control infectious and endemic diseases in China

Li M, Yu W, Tian W, Ge Y, Liu Y, Ding T, Zhang L

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:613-625

Published Date: 13 March 2019

Increase in antibiotic resistant Helicobacter pylori in a University Hospital in Japan

Kageyama C, Sato M, Sakae H, Obayashi Y, Kawahara Y, Mima T, Matsushita O, Yokota K, Mizuno M, Okada H

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:597-602

Published Date: 12 March 2019

High rates of CTX-M group-1 extended-spectrum β-lactamases producing Escherichia coli from pets and their owners in Faisalabad, Pakistan

Abbas G, Khan I, Mohsin M, Sajjad-ur-Rahman, Younas T, Ali S

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:571-578

Published Date: 6 March 2019

Genetic basis for metronidazole and clarithromycin resistance in Helicobacter pylori strains isolated from patients with gastroduodenal disorders

Hashemi SJ, Sheikh AF, Goodarzi H, Yadyad MJ, Seyedian SS, Aslani S, Assarehzadegan MA

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:535-543

Published Date: 4 March 2019

Loop-mediated isothermal amplification for detection of Legionella pneumophila in respiratory specimens of hospitalized patients in Ahvaz, southwest Iran

Moosavian M, Seyed-Mohammadi S, Saki M, Shahi F, Khoshkholgh Sima M, Afshar D, Barati S

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:529-534

Published Date: 1 March 2019

Impact of a probiotic-based hospital sanitation on antimicrobial resistance and HAI-associated antimicrobial consumption and costs: a multicenter study

Caselli E, Arnoldo L, Rognoni C, D'Accolti M, Soffritti I, Lanzoni L, Bisi M, Volta A, Tarricone R, Brusaferro S, Mazzacane S

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:501-510

Published Date: 27 February 2019

Rational use of antibiotics in an intensive care unit: a retrospective study of the impact on clinical outcomes and mortality rate

Ali M, Naureen H, Tariq MH, Farrukh MJ, Usman A, Khattak S, Ahsan H

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:493-499

Published Date: 26 February 2019

Extensively drug-resistant Gram-negative bacterial bloodstream infection in hematological disease

Zhou L, Feng S, Sun G, Tang B, Zhu X, Song K, Zhang X, Lu H, Liu H, Sun Z, Zheng C

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:481-491

Published Date: 26 February 2019

Treatment of late bacterial infections resulting from soft-tissue filler injections

Marusza W, Olszanski R, Sierdzinski J, Ostrowski T, Szyller K, Mlynarczyk G, Netsvyetayeva I

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:469-480

Published Date: 20 February 2019

Epidemiology of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae: a 5-year experience at a tertiary care hospital

Chotiprasitsakul D, Srichatrapimuk S, Kirdlarp S, Pyden AD, Santanirand P

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:461-468

Published Date: 20 February 2019

Antimicrobial resistance, virulence genes profiling and molecular relatedness of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains isolated from hospitalized patients in Guangdong Province, China

Liang Y, Tu C, Tan C, El-Sayed Ahmed MAEG, Dai M, Xia Y, Liu Y, Zhong LL, Shen C, Chen G, Tian GB, Liu J, Zheng X

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:447-459

Published Date: 25 February 2019

Detection of four patients who were infected by Schistosoma haematobium in Vietnam

De NV, La T, Minh PN, Dao PTB, Duyet LV

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:439-445

Published Date: 18 February 2019

Metabolic mechanism of ceftazidime resistance in Vibrio alginolyticus

Liu SR, Peng XX, Li H

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:417-429

Published Date: 13 February 2019

Biochemical but not compositional recovery of skin mucosal microbiome communities after disruption

Brumlow CE, Luna RA, Hollister EB, Gomez JA, Burcham LA, Cowdrey MB, Primm TP

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:399-416

Published Date: 13 February 2019

Plasmid-mediated colistin resistance gene mcr-1 in Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae isolated from market retail fruits in Guangzhou, China

Yang F, Shen C, Zheng X, Liu Y, El-Sayed Ahmed MAE, Zhao Z, Liao K, Shi Y, Guo X, Zhong R, Xu Z, Tian GB

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:385-389

Published Date: 11 February 2019

Clinical outcome of Escherichia coli bloodstream infection in cancer patients with/without biofilm formation: a single-center retrospective study

Zhang Q, Gao HY, Li D, Li Z, Qi SS, Zheng S, Bai CS, Zhang SH

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:359-371

Published Date: 11 February 2019

Alternative eradication regimens for Helicobacter pylori infection in Indonesian regions with high metronidazole and levofloxacin resistance

Miftahussurur M, Waskito LA, Syam AF, Nusi IA, Siregar G, Richardo M, Bakry AF, Rezkitha YAA, Wibawa IDN, Yamaoka Y

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:345-358

Published Date: 31 January 2019

The impact of initial antibiotic treatment failure: real-world insights in patients with complicated, health care-associated intra-abdominal infection

Peeters P, Ryan K, Karve S, Potter D, Baelen E, Rojas-Farreras S, Rodríguez-Baño J

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:329-343

Published Date: 31 January 2019

The blood transcriptional signature for active and latent tuberculosis

Deng M, Lv XD, Fang ZX, Xie XS, Chen WY

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:321-328

Published Date: 30 January 2019

Utility of presepsin, soluble triggering receptor expressed on myeloid cells-1, and neutrophil CD64 for early detection of neonatal sepsis

El-Madbouly AA, El Sehemawy AA, Eldesoky NA, Abd Elgalil HM, Ahmed AM

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:311-319

Published Date: 29 January 2019

Platelet-rich plasma plays an antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and cell proliferation-promoting role in an in vitro model for diabetic infected wounds

Li T, Ma Y, Wang M, Wang T, Wei J, Ren R, He M, Wang G, Boey J, Armstrong DG, Deng W, Chen B

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:297-309

Published Date: 29 January 2019

Comparative analysis of KPC-2-encoding chimera plasmids with multi-replicon IncR:IncpA1763-KPC:IncN1 or IncFIIpHN7A8:IncpA1763-KPC: IncN1

Qu D, Shen Y, Hu L, Jiang X, Yin Z, Gao B, Zhao Y, Yang W, Yang H, Han J, Zhou D

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:285-296

Published Date: 24 January 2019

Prevalence and predictors of occult hepatitis C virus infection among Egyptian patients who achieved sustained virologic response to sofosbuvir/daclatasvir therapy: a multi-center study

Mekky MA, Sayed HI, Abdelmalek MO, Saleh MA, Osman OA, Osman HA, Morsy KH, Hetta HF

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:273-279

Published Date: 22 January 2019

Mutations in gyrB play an important role in ciprofloxacin-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Feng X, Zhang Z, Li X, Song Y, Kang J, Yin D, Gao Y, Shi N, Duan J

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:261-272

Published Date: 8 February 2019

Prevalence and antimicrobial resistance of Shigella species isolated from diarrheal patients in Ahvaz, southwest Iran

Sheikh AF, Moosavian M, Abdi M, Heidary M, Shahi F, Jomezadeh N, Seyed-Mohammadi S, Saki M, Khoshnood S

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:249-253

Published Date: 22 January 2019

Resistance rates of non-albicans Candida infections in Taiwan after the revision of 2012 Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute breakpoints

Hii IM, Liu CE, Lee YL, Liu WL, Wu PF, Hsieh MH, Ho MW, Chen YH, Wang FD

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:235-240

Published Date: 15 January 2019

Gene drives as a response to infection and resistance

Hayirli TC, Martelli PF

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:229-234

Published Date: 14 January 2019

Molecular characterization of the pilS2 gene and its association with the frequency of Pseudomonas aeruginosa plasmid pKLC102 and PAPI-1 pathogenicity island

Bahramian A, Khoshnood S, Shariati A, Doustdar F, Salimi Chirani A, Heidary M

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:221-227

Published Date: 11 January 2019

Drug resistance profiles and trends in drug-resistant tuberculosis at a major hospital in Guizhou Province of China

Lan YB, Li YQ, Chen L, Zhang JY, Zhang H

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:211-219

Published Date: 10 January 2019

Association of MBL2 gene polymorphisms with pulmonary tuberculosis susceptibility: trial sequence meta-analysis as evidence

Mandal RK, Khan MA, Hussain A, Dar SA, Alouffi S, Jawed A, Wahid M, Panda AK, Lohani M, Akhter N, Khan S, Mishra BN, Haque S

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:185-210

Published Date: 11 January 2019

Detection and characterization of a clinical Escherichia coli ST3204 strain coproducing NDM-16 and MCR-1 [Corrigendum]

Li X, Mu X, Zhang P, Zhao D, Ji J, Quan J, Zhu Y, Yu Y

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:183-184

Published Date: 8 January 2019

Oral sitafloxacin vs intravenous ceftriaxone followed by oral cefdinir for acute pyelonephritis and complicated urinary tract infection: a randomized controlled trial

Lojanapiwat B, Nimitvilai S, Bamroongya M, Jirajariyavej S, Tiradechavat C, Malithong A, Predanon C, Tanphaichitra D, Lertsupphakul B

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:173-181

Published Date: 8 January 2019

Molecular epidemiology and clinical significance of Corynebacterium striatum isolated from clinical specimens

Suh JW, Ju Y, Lee CK, Sohn JW, Kim MJ, Yoon YK

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:161-171

Published Date: 4 January 2019

Phenotypic and genotypic determinants of mupirocin resistance among Staphylococcus aureus isolates recovered from clinical samples of children: an Iranian hospital-based study

Mahmoudi S, Mamishi S, Mohammadi M, Banar M, Haghi Ashtiani MT, Mahzari M, Bahador A, Pourakbari B

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:137-143

Published Date: 3 January 2019

Molecular epidemiology of ESBL-producing E. coli and K. pneumoniae: establishing virulence clusters

Surgers L, Boersma P, Girard PM, Homor A, Geneste D, Arlet G, Decré D, Boyd A

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:119-127

Published Date: 31 December 2018

Outpatient ertapenem therapy in an ESBL-high-prevalence area: an efficacy, safety, and cost study

Ortiz-Álvarez A, Delgado-Ramírez MA, Cuevas-Zuñiga M, Hernández-Carrera T, Moncada Barrón D, Aguilar-Zapata D, Valdez Vázquez RR, Ramírez-Hinojosa JP, Rodríguez-Zulueta AP

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:111-117

Published Date: 28 December 2018

Prevalence and molecular characteristics of mcr-1 gene in Salmonella typhimurium in a tertiary hospital of Zhejiang Province

Lu J, Quan J, Zhao D, Wang Y, Yu Y, Zhu J

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:105-110

Published Date: 28 December 2018

Additional benefits of GeneXpert MTB/RIF assay for the detection of pulmonary tuberculosis patients with prior exposure to fluoroquinolones

Tang P, Xu P, Shu W, Wang X, Guo J, Song H, Li S, Pang Y, Wu M

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:87-93

Published Date: 27 December 2018

Silencing of OCH1 unveils the role of Sporothrix schenckii N-linked glycans during the host–fungus interaction

Lozoya-Pérez NE, Casas-Flores S, de Almeida JR, Martínez-Álvarez JA, López-Ramírez LA, Jannuzzi GP, Trujillo-Esquivel E, Estrada-Mata E, Almeida SR, Franco B, Lopes-Bezerra LM, Mora-Montes HM

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:67-85

Published Date: 28 December 2018

Prevalence of resistance-associated substitutions to direct-acting antiviral agents in hemodialysis and renal transplant patients infected with hepatitis C virus [Erratum]

Tavares RCF, Feldner AC, Pinho JR, Malta FM, Carvalho-Filho RJ, Santana RA, Fusco Duarte de Castro V, Dastoli GT, Custódio Lima J, Ferraz ML

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:65-66

Published Date: 24 December 2018

Rotavirus infection beyond the gut

Gómez-Rial J, Sánchez-Batán S, Rivero-Calle I, Pardo-Seco J, Martinón-Martínez JM, Salas A, Martinón-Torres F

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:55-64

Published Date: 24 December 2018

Detection of Mycobacterium lepromatosis in patients with leprosy in India [Retraction]

Ahuja M, Lavania M, Singh I, Turankar RP, Chhabra S, Narang T, Dogra S, Sengupta U

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:31-32

Published Date: 21 December 2018

Performance evaluation of the (1,3)-β-D-glucan detection assay in non-intensive care unit adult patients

Murri R, Camici M, Posteraro B, Giovannenze F, Taccari F, Ventura G, Scoppettuolo G, Sanguinetti M, Cauda R, Fantoni M

Infection and Drug Resistance 2019, 12:19-24

Published Date: 20 December 2018