Rima El-Herte

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Publications

  1. ncbi Salmonella enteritidis bacteremia with septic arthritis of the sacroiliac joint in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus: case report and review of the literature
    Rima I El-Herte
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Med Liban 59:235-7. 2011
  2. ncbi Detection of carbapenem-resistant Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae producing NDM-1 in Lebanon
    Rima I El-Herte
    Division of Infectious Diseases, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Infect Dev Ctries 6:457-61. 2012
  3. doi Recurrent refractory Clostridium difficile colitis treated successfully with rifaximin and tigecycline: a case report and review of the literature
    Rima I El-Herte
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Scand J Infect Dis 44:228-30. 2012
  4. ncbi A patient with headache, right upper extremity and right hemithorax hypothermalgesia
    Rima El-Herte
    Department of lnternal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Med Liban 59:109-13. 2011

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  1. ncbi Salmonella enteritidis bacteremia with septic arthritis of the sacroiliac joint in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus: case report and review of the literature
    Rima I El-Herte
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Med Liban 59:235-7. 2011
    ..First case of SLE with this complication to be reported from Lebanon and treated conservatively, this communication deserved publishing together with a literature review...
  2. ncbi Detection of carbapenem-resistant Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae producing NDM-1 in Lebanon
    Rima I El-Herte
    Division of Infectious Diseases, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Infect Dev Ctries 6:457-61. 2012
    ..The genes involved in carbapenem resistance were bla-OXA-48 and the novel NDM-1. This report highlights the alarming introduction of such resistance among Enterobacteriaecae to this country...
  3. doi Recurrent refractory Clostridium difficile colitis treated successfully with rifaximin and tigecycline: a case report and review of the literature
    Rima I El-Herte
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Scand J Infect Dis 44:228-30. 2012
    ..The patient subsequently developed a surgical abdomen secondary to refractory C. difficile colitis, but was successfully treated with a combination of rifaximin and tigecycline after she refused to undergo surgical treatment...
  4. ncbi A patient with headache, right upper extremity and right hemithorax hypothermalgesia
    Rima El-Herte
    Department of lnternal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Med Liban 59:109-13. 2011
    ..The imaging done to our patient disclosed the dissection of the left vertebral artery. He was treated with anticoagulation with gradual improvement in his symptoms...