Olivier Lesens

Summary

Affiliation: CHU de Clermont-Ferrand
Country: France

Publications

  1. pmc Health care support issues for internationally adopted children: a qualitative approach to the needs and expectations of families
    Olivier Lesens
    Clermont Université Laboratoire Microorganismes Génome Environnement LMGE, Universite d Auvergne, Clermont Ferrand, France
    PLoS ONE 7:e31313. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Culture of per-wound bone specimens: a simplified approach for the medical management of diabetic foot osteomyelitis
    O Lesens
    Service des Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales, Hopital Gabriel Montpied, CHU, Clermont Ferrand, France
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17:285-91. 2011
  3. pmc Methicillin-susceptible, doxycycline-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, Côte d'Ivoire
    Olivier Lesens
    Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Clermont Ferrand, France
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:488-90. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Outbreak of colonization and infection with vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium in a French university hospital
    Olivier Lesens
    Service des Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales, Clermont Ferrand, France
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:984-6. 2006
  5. pmc Minocycline-induced hypersensitivity syndrome presenting with meningitis and brain edema: a case report
    Nicolas Lefebvre
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Teaching Hospital, Strasbourg, France
    J Med Case Reports 1:22. 2007
  6. pmc Lemierre's syndrome and genetic polymorphisms: a case report
    Jean Michel Constantin
    Adult Intensive Care Unit, Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, University Hospital of Clermont Ferrand, Hotel Dieu Hospital, F 63058 Clermont Ferrand, France
    BMC Infect Dis 6:115. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint [Emergence of monomicrobial methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections in diabetic foot osteomyelitis (retrospective study of 48 cases)]
    Gaëlle Couret
    Service des Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales, Hotel Dieu, CHU, Clermont Ferrand 63 Service d endocrinologie, Hopital Gabriel Montpied, CHU, Clermont Ferrand 63
    Presse Med 36:851-8. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Healthcare-associated Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia and the risk for methicillin resistance: is the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention definition for community-acquired bacteremia still appropriate?
    Olivier Lesens
    Service des Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales, Hotel Dieu, Clermont Ferrand, France
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 26:204-9. 2005
  9. pmc Probiotics and intestinal colonization by vancomycin-resistant enterococci in mice and humans
    Magali Vidal
    Service des Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales, CHU Clermont Ferrand, Clermont Ferrand, France
    J Clin Microbiol 48:2595-8. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint [Vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus in an epidemic situation: screening at admission for patients at risk of carriage]
    Olivier Lesens
    Service des Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales, CHU de Clermont Ferrand, France
    Presse Med 35:1167-73. 2006

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Publications12

  1. pmc Health care support issues for internationally adopted children: a qualitative approach to the needs and expectations of families
    Olivier Lesens
    Clermont Université Laboratoire Microorganismes Génome Environnement LMGE, Universite d Auvergne, Clermont Ferrand, France
    PLoS ONE 7:e31313. 2012
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  2. doi request reprint Culture of per-wound bone specimens: a simplified approach for the medical management of diabetic foot osteomyelitis
    O Lesens
    Service des Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales, Hopital Gabriel Montpied, CHU, Clermont Ferrand, France
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17:285-91. 2011
    ..In conclusion, a simplified procedure based on the culture of bone sample obtained via the ulcer after a careful debridement of the wound is effective in the medical management of diabetic foot osteomyelitis...
  3. pmc Methicillin-susceptible, doxycycline-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, Côte d'Ivoire
    Olivier Lesens
    Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Clermont Ferrand, France
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:488-90. 2007
    ..In a transssectional survey, nasal carriage of this strain was found in 2.9% of 273 soldiers about to be sent to Côte d'Ivoire and was associated with prior malaria prophylaxis with doxycycline...
  4. ncbi request reprint Outbreak of colonization and infection with vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium in a French university hospital
    Olivier Lesens
    Service des Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales, Clermont Ferrand, France
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:984-6. 2006
    ..002), and prior exposure to antianaerobials (OR, 11 [95% CI, 1.5-88]; P<.02) were independently predictive of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium carriage...
  5. pmc Minocycline-induced hypersensitivity syndrome presenting with meningitis and brain edema: a case report
    Nicolas Lefebvre
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Teaching Hospital, Strasbourg, France
    J Med Case Reports 1:22. 2007
    ....
  6. pmc Lemierre's syndrome and genetic polymorphisms: a case report
    Jean Michel Constantin
    Adult Intensive Care Unit, Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, University Hospital of Clermont Ferrand, Hotel Dieu Hospital, F 63058 Clermont Ferrand, France
    BMC Infect Dis 6:115. 2006
    ..Lemierre's syndrome presents a classic clinical picture, the pathophysiology of which remains obscure. Attempts have been made to trace genetic predispositions that modify the host detection of pathogen or the resultant systemic reaction...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Emergence of monomicrobial methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections in diabetic foot osteomyelitis (retrospective study of 48 cases)]
    Gaëlle Couret
    Service des Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales, Hotel Dieu, CHU, Clermont Ferrand 63 Service d endocrinologie, Hopital Gabriel Montpied, CHU, Clermont Ferrand 63
    Presse Med 36:851-8. 2007
    ..Describe the clinical appearance, microorganisms involved, and prognosis of diabetic foot osteomyelitis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Healthcare-associated Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia and the risk for methicillin resistance: is the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention definition for community-acquired bacteremia still appropriate?
    Olivier Lesens
    Service des Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales, Hotel Dieu, Clermont Ferrand, France
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 26:204-9. 2005
    ..To evaluate a new classification for bloodstream infections that differentiates hospital acquired, healthcare associated, and community acquired in patients with blood cultures positive for Staphylococcus aureus...
  9. pmc Probiotics and intestinal colonization by vancomycin-resistant enterococci in mice and humans
    Magali Vidal
    Service des Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales, CHU Clermont Ferrand, Clermont Ferrand, France
    J Clin Microbiol 48:2595-8. 2010
    ..No effect of Lcr35 was observed in a double-blind placebo randomized study, involving nine patients...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus in an epidemic situation: screening at admission for patients at risk of carriage]
    Olivier Lesens
    Service des Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales, CHU de Clermont Ferrand, France
    Presse Med 35:1167-73. 2006
    ..To evaluate a strategy based on screening and isolation at admission to a department of infectious diseases during an epidemic of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus (VRE) at the University Hospital of Clermont-Ferrand...
  11. ncbi request reprint Positive surveillance blood culture is a predictive factor for secondary metastatic infection in patients with Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia
    Olivier Lesens
    Service des Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales, Clinique Medicale A, Hopitaux Universitaires, Fédération des services de médecine interne, Hopital Civil, 1 Place de l Hopital, B P, 426 67091 Strasbourg Cedex, France
    J Infect 48:245-52. 2004
    ..This cohort study aimed to assess the prognostic value of sustained bacteraemia for outcomes related to Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia...
  12. ncbi request reprint Role of comorbidity in mortality related to Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia: a prospective study using the Charlson weighted index of comorbidity
    Olivier Lesens
    Service des Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales, Clinique Medicale A, Hopitaux Universitaires, Strasbourg, France
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 24:890-6. 2003
    ..To demonstrate the effectiveness of the Charlson weighted index of comorbidity (WIC) for controlling comorbidity in prospective studies focusing on mortality in patients with Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia (SAB)...