Erika R Vlieghe

Summary

Affiliation: Institute of Tropical Medicine
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. pmc Continuous infusion of antibiotics in the critically ill: The new holy grail for beta-lactams and vancomycin?
    Bruno Van Herendael
    Department of Microbiology, Antwerp University Hospital, Edegem, Belgium
    Ann Intensive Care 2:22. 2012
  2. pmc Bloodstream infection among adults in Phnom Penh, Cambodia: key pathogens and resistance patterns
    Erika R Vlieghe
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 8:e59775. 2013
  3. pmc Azithromycin and ciprofloxacin resistance in Salmonella bloodstream infections in Cambodian adults
    Erika R Vlieghe
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1933. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The First Global Forum on Bacterial Infections calls for urgent action to contain antibiotic resistance
    Erika Vlieghe
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 10:145-8. 2012
  5. pmc Transcriptome analysis of monocyte-HIV interactions
    Rafael Van den Bergh
    Department of Molecular and Cellular Interactions, VIB, Brussels, Belgium
    Retrovirology 7:53. 2010
  6. pmc Evaluation of the Palutop+4 malaria rapid diagnostic test in a non-endemic setting
    David P J van Dijk
    Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences FHML, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Malar J 8:293. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Trends of norfloxacin and erythromycin resistance of Campylobacter jejuni/Campylobacter coli isolates recovered from international travelers, 1994 to 2006
    Erika R Vlieghe
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Prince Leopold Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    J Travel Med 15:419-25. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Antibiotic resistance among bacterial pathogens in Central Africa: a review of the published literature between 1955 and 2008
    E Vlieghe
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, 2000 Antwerp, Belgium
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 34:295-303. 2009
  9. pmc Melioidosis, phnom penh, Cambodia
    Erika Vlieghe
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Emerg Infect Dis 17:1289-92. 2011

Collaborators

  • Thong Phe
  • Jan A Jacobs
  • Sophie Bertrand
  • Bruno Van Herendael
  • Rafael Van den Bergh
  • David P J van Dijk
  • Margareta Ieven
  • Paul M Tulkens
  • Philippe G Jorens
  • Axel Jeurissen
  • Walter Verbrugghe
  • Huyen Thi Thanh Tran
  • Guido Vanham
  • Tom Boonefaes
  • Youssef Gali
  • Erica Houthuys
  • Eric Florence
  • Patrick De Baetselier
  • Geert Raes
  • Johan Grooten
  • Lieselotte Cnops
  • Philippe Gillet
  • Marjan Van Esbroeck

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Continuous infusion of antibiotics in the critically ill: The new holy grail for beta-lactams and vancomycin?
    Bruno Van Herendael
    Department of Microbiology, Antwerp University Hospital, Edegem, Belgium
    Ann Intensive Care 2:22. 2012
    ..For vancomycin CI can be chosen, not always for better clinical efficacy, but because it is practical, cheaper, associated with less AUC24h (area under the curve >24 h)-variability, and easier to monitor...
  2. pmc Bloodstream infection among adults in Phnom Penh, Cambodia: key pathogens and resistance patterns
    Erika R Vlieghe
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 8:e59775. 2013
    ..Bloodstream infections (BSI) cause important morbidity and mortality worldwide. In Cambodia, no surveillance data on BSI are available so far...
  3. pmc Azithromycin and ciprofloxacin resistance in Salmonella bloodstream infections in Cambodian adults
    Erika R Vlieghe
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1933. 2012
    ..We describe Salmonella BSI isolates recovered from patients presenting at Sihanouk Hospital Centre of Hope, Phnom Penh, Cambodia (July 2007-December 2010)...
  4. doi request reprint The First Global Forum on Bacterial Infections calls for urgent action to contain antibiotic resistance
    Erika Vlieghe
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 10:145-8. 2012
    ..This meeting was the first gathering of its kind to be held in a developing country...
  5. pmc Transcriptome analysis of monocyte-HIV interactions
    Rafael Van den Bergh
    Department of Molecular and Cellular Interactions, VIB, Brussels, Belgium
    Retrovirology 7:53. 2010
    ..We therefore applied a parallel approach of genome-wide microarray analysis and focused gene expression profiling on monocytes from patients in different stages of HIV infection and/or ART to further characterise these dysfunctions...
  6. pmc Evaluation of the Palutop+4 malaria rapid diagnostic test in a non-endemic setting
    David P J van Dijk
    Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences FHML, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Malar J 8:293. 2009
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  7. doi request reprint Trends of norfloxacin and erythromycin resistance of Campylobacter jejuni/Campylobacter coli isolates recovered from international travelers, 1994 to 2006
    Erika R Vlieghe
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Prince Leopold Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    J Travel Med 15:419-25. 2008
    ..Campylobacter sp. is a major cause of bacterial enterocolitis and travelers' diarrhea. Empiric treatment regimens include fluoroquinolones and macrolides...
  8. doi request reprint Antibiotic resistance among bacterial pathogens in Central Africa: a review of the published literature between 1955 and 2008
    E Vlieghe
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, 2000 Antwerp, Belgium
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 34:295-303. 2009
    ..These data could enable redaction of local treatment guidelines and fuel national and regional policies to contain antimicrobial resistance...
  9. pmc Melioidosis, phnom penh, Cambodia
    Erika Vlieghe
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Emerg Infect Dis 17:1289-92. 2011
    ..Bloodstream infection was present in 67% of patients, which represents 12% of all bloodstream infections. The case-fatality rate was 52% and associated with inappropriate empiric treatment...