Sari Rantala

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Affiliation: Tampere University Hospital
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Streptococcus dysgalactiae subsp. equisimilis bacteremia: an emerging infection
    S Rantala
    Department of Internal Medicine, Tampere University Hospital, P O Box 2000, 33521, Tampere, Finland
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 33:1303-10. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Two cases of cardiac device-related endocarditis due to Streptococcus dysgalactiae subsp. equisimilis (group C or G streptococci)
    Sari Rantala
    Department of Internal Medicine, Tampere University Hospital, P, O, Box 2000, FIN 33521 Tampere, Finland
    BMC Infect Dis 14:174. 2014
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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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Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Streptococcus dysgalactiae subsp. equisimilis bacteremia: an emerging infection
    S Rantala
    Department of Internal Medicine, Tampere University Hospital, P O Box 2000, 33521, Tampere, Finland
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 33:1303-10. 2014
    ..The case fatality in bacteremia has been reported to be 15-18 %. In this review, the epidemiology, clinical characteristics, and emm types of S. dysgalactiae subsp. equisimilis bacteremia are summarized. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Two cases of cardiac device-related endocarditis due to Streptococcus dysgalactiae subsp. equisimilis (group C or G streptococci)
    Sari Rantala
    Department of Internal Medicine, Tampere University Hospital, P, O, Box 2000, FIN 33521 Tampere, Finland
    BMC Infect Dis 14:174. 2014
    ..Transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiography revealed lead vegetations. This is a new description of this pathogen to cause cardiac device-related endocarditis...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...