M Desjardins

Summary

Affiliation: University of Ottawa
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Competency assessment of microbiology medical laboratory technologists in ontario, Canada
    Marc Desjardins
    Division of Microbiology, Eastern Ontario Regional Laboratory Services, Ottawa, Canada Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    J Clin Microbiol 52:2940-5. 2014
  2. pmc Suboptimal clinical response to ciprofloxacin in patients with enteric fever due to Salmonella spp. with reduced fluoroquinolone susceptibility: a case series
    Robert Slinger
    Division of Infectious Disease, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, 401 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    BMC Infect Dis 4:36. 2004
  3. pmc Prevalence and mechanisms of erythromycin resistance in group A and group B Streptococcus: implications for reporting susceptibility results
    M Desjardins
    Division of Microbiology, Department of Medicine, The Ottawa Hospital, 501 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Clin Microbiol 42:5620-3. 2004
  4. pmc Evaluation of the IDI-MRSA assay for detection of methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus from nasal and rectal specimens pooled in a selective broth
    M Desjardins
    Division of Microbiology, The Ottawa Hospital, 501 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K1H 8L6, Canada
    J Clin Microbiol 44:1219-23. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Recurrent Listeria monocytogenes infection: relapse or reinfection with a unique strain confirmed by molecular subtyping
    B D Sauders
    New York State Department of Health, Wadsworth Center, Albany, NY, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 33:257-9. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint A systems biology analysis of the Drosophila phagosome
    L M Stuart
    Laboratory of Developmental Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Nature 445:95-101. 2007

Collaborators

  • K Ramotar
  • B Toye
  • M Wiedmann
  • L M Stuart
  • Robert Slinger
  • B D Sauders
  • G Goyette
  • I Jutras
  • F Morales
  • C Kocks
  • S Brunet
  • J S Bader
  • R A B Ezekowitz
  • J Boulais
  • S Letarte
  • G M Charriere
  • E J Hennessy
  • P Ye
  • C Rondeau
  • H Huang
  • Christiane Guibord
  • Peter Jessamine
  • Anne E McCarthy
  • C Fenlon
  • N Davenport
  • J R Hibbs
  • D L Morse

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Competency assessment of microbiology medical laboratory technologists in ontario, Canada
    Marc Desjardins
    Division of Microbiology, Eastern Ontario Regional Laboratory Services, Ottawa, Canada Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    J Clin Microbiol 52:2940-5. 2014
    ....
  2. pmc Suboptimal clinical response to ciprofloxacin in patients with enteric fever due to Salmonella spp. with reduced fluoroquinolone susceptibility: a case series
    Robert Slinger
    Division of Infectious Disease, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, 401 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    BMC Infect Dis 4:36. 2004
    ..Delayed treatment response to fluoroquinolones has been noted, especially in cases of enteric fever due to such strains. We reviewed the ciprofloxacin susceptibility and clinical outcome of our recent enteric fever cases...
  3. pmc Prevalence and mechanisms of erythromycin resistance in group A and group B Streptococcus: implications for reporting susceptibility results
    M Desjardins
    Division of Microbiology, Department of Medicine, The Ottawa Hospital, 501 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Clin Microbiol 42:5620-3. 2004
    ..Testing by the double-disk diffusion method would be an approach that could be used to address this issue, especially for GAS...
  4. pmc Evaluation of the IDI-MRSA assay for detection of methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus from nasal and rectal specimens pooled in a selective broth
    M Desjardins
    Division of Microbiology, The Ottawa Hospital, 501 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K1H 8L6, Canada
    J Clin Microbiol 44:1219-23. 2006
    ..However, because of the burden associated with implementation of infection control precautions, cultures remain essential in confirming positive IDI-MRSA results...
  5. ncbi request reprint Recurrent Listeria monocytogenes infection: relapse or reinfection with a unique strain confirmed by molecular subtyping
    B D Sauders
    New York State Department of Health, Wadsworth Center, Albany, NY, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 33:257-9. 2001
    ..This case report illustrates the potential use of molecular subtyping to further understand the pathogenesis and epidemiology of listeriosis and the potential for relapse of Listeria infections in humans...
  6. ncbi request reprint A systems biology analysis of the Drosophila phagosome
    L M Stuart
    Laboratory of Developmental Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Nature 445:95-101. 2007
    ....