Sari Rantala

Summary

Affiliation: Tampere University Hospital
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Clinical presentations and epidemiology of beta-haemolytic streptococcal bacteraemia: a population-based study
    S Rantala
    Department of Internal Medicine, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    Clin Microbiol Infect 15:286-8. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Predictors of mortality in beta-hemolytic streptococcal bacteremia: a population-based study
    Sari Rantala
    Department of Internal Medicine, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    J Infect 58:266-72. 2009
  3. pmc Streptococcus dysgalactiae subsp. equisimilis Bacteremia, Finland, 1995-2004
    Sari Rantala
    Department of Internal Medicine, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:843-6. 2010

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Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Clinical presentations and epidemiology of beta-haemolytic streptococcal bacteraemia: a population-based study
    S Rantala
    Department of Internal Medicine, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    Clin Microbiol Infect 15:286-8. 2009
    ..Disruption of the cutaneous barrier was a very common predisposing factor in GAS and GGS bacteraemias. Skin infections were the presenting clinical manifestations in two-thirds of GAS and GGS bacteraemias...
  2. doi request reprint Predictors of mortality in beta-hemolytic streptococcal bacteremia: a population-based study
    Sari Rantala
    Department of Internal Medicine, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    J Infect 58:266-72. 2009
    ..Several factors associated with mortality in Lancefield group A beta-hemolytic streptococcal bacteremia have been described in population-based surveillance studies, whereas such reports on group B, C, and G streptococcal are scant...
  3. pmc Streptococcus dysgalactiae subsp. equisimilis Bacteremia, Finland, 1995-2004
    Sari Rantala
    Department of Internal Medicine, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:843-6. 2010
    ..Rare emm types were associated with more severe disease and increased mortality rates. Skin and soft tissue infections were more frequent clinical signs among cases caused by common emm types...