C Pulcini

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Country: France

Publications

  1. pmc WAAR (World Alliance against Antibiotic Resistance): Safeguarding antibiotics
    Jean Carlet
    WAAR, 9 rue de la Terrasse, 94000, Creteil, France
    Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 1:25. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Factors associated with vaccination for hepatitis B, pertussis, seasonal and pandemic influenza among French general practitioners: a 2010 survey
    Celine Pulcini
    INSERM, UMR912 SESSTIM, Marseille, France
    Vaccine 31:3943-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Indicators show differences in antibiotic use between general practitioners and paediatricians
    C Pulcini
    Service d Infectiologie, CHU de Nice, Nice, France
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 32:929-35. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Approaching the quality of antibiotic prescriptions in primary care using reimbursement data
    C Pulcini
    Service d Infectiologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, Hopital l Archet 1, 151 Route Saint Antoine de Ginestiere, BP 3079, 06202, Nice Cedex 3, France
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 32:325-32. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Possible pandemic HIN1 influenza complicated by Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia in an HIV-infected patient
    C Pulcini
    Service d Infectiologie, Hopital l Archet 1, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, 151, route Saint Antoine de Ginestiere, BP 3079, 06202 Nice Cedex 3, France
    J Mycol Med 22:88-91. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint [How could antibiotics be better prescribed?]
    Celine Pulcini
    CHU de Nice, Service d Infectiologie, Hopital l Archet 1, 06202 Nice Cedex 3, France
    Rev Prat 62:976-7, 979-80. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Antibiotic therapy in necrotising external otitis: case series of 32 patients and review of the literature
    C Pulcini
    Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, Service d Infectiologie, Hopital l Archet 1, 151 Route Saint Antoine de Ginestiere, BP 3079, 06202, Nice Cedex 3, France
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 31:3287-94. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Perceptions and attitudes of French general practitioners towards rapid antigen diagnostic tests in acute pharyngitis using a randomized case vignette study
    Celine Pulcini
    Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, Service d Infectiologie, Nice, France
    J Antimicrob Chemother 67:1540-6. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Junior doctors' knowledge and perceptions of antibiotic resistance and prescribing: a survey in France and Scotland
    C Pulcini
    Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, Service d Infectiologie, Hopital l Archet 1, Nice, France
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17:80-7. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Impact of an intervention designed to improve the documentation of the reassessment of antibiotic therapies in an intensive care unit
    C Pulcini
    Service d Infectiologie, Hopital l Archet 1, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, 151 Route Saint Antoine de Ginestiere, Nice Cedex 3, France
    Med Mal Infect 41:546-52. 2011

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Publications39

  1. pmc WAAR (World Alliance against Antibiotic Resistance): Safeguarding antibiotics
    Jean Carlet
    WAAR, 9 rue de la Terrasse, 94000, Creteil, France
    Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 1:25. 2012
    ..The document highlights the different proposed measures, and represents a strong consensus between the different professionals, including general practicionners, and veterinarians...
  2. doi request reprint Factors associated with vaccination for hepatitis B, pertussis, seasonal and pandemic influenza among French general practitioners: a 2010 survey
    Celine Pulcini
    INSERM, UMR912 SESSTIM, Marseille, France
    Vaccine 31:3943-9. 2013
    ..Being vaccinated for one vaccine also increased the VC for some or all three other studied vaccines. All these findings argue for public health campaigns using messages adapted to each vaccine. ..
  3. doi request reprint Indicators show differences in antibiotic use between general practitioners and paediatricians
    C Pulcini
    Service d Infectiologie, CHU de Nice, Nice, France
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 32:929-35. 2013
    ..14%) compared to GPs. A set of 13 indicators may be calculated using reimbursement data to describe outpatient antibiotic use at the physician level. We observed very different prescribing profiles between GPs and paediatricians...
  4. doi request reprint Approaching the quality of antibiotic prescriptions in primary care using reimbursement data
    C Pulcini
    Service d Infectiologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, Hopital l Archet 1, 151 Route Saint Antoine de Ginestiere, BP 3079, 06202, Nice Cedex 3, France
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 32:325-32. 2013
    ..These quality measures could be useful to assess GPs' antibiotic prescribing behaviour in countries where no information system provides easy access to data linking drug use to a clinical condition...
  5. doi request reprint Possible pandemic HIN1 influenza complicated by Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia in an HIV-infected patient
    C Pulcini
    Service d Infectiologie, Hopital l Archet 1, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, 151, route Saint Antoine de Ginestiere, BP 3079, 06202 Nice Cedex 3, France
    J Mycol Med 22:88-91. 2012
    ..We report here a case of pandemic flu with marked CD4 T-cell lymphopenia complicated by a possible Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia in an HIV-infected patient...
  6. ncbi request reprint [How could antibiotics be better prescribed?]
    Celine Pulcini
    CHU de Nice, Service d Infectiologie, Hopital l Archet 1, 06202 Nice Cedex 3, France
    Rev Prat 62:976-7, 979-80. 2012
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Antibiotic therapy in necrotising external otitis: case series of 32 patients and review of the literature
    C Pulcini
    Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, Service d Infectiologie, Hopital l Archet 1, 151 Route Saint Antoine de Ginestiere, BP 3079, 06202, Nice Cedex 3, France
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 31:3287-94. 2012
    ..aeruginosa NEO. A close collaboration between ear, nose and throat and infectious diseases specialists is needed...
  8. doi request reprint Perceptions and attitudes of French general practitioners towards rapid antigen diagnostic tests in acute pharyngitis using a randomized case vignette study
    Celine Pulcini
    Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, Service d Infectiologie, Nice, France
    J Antimicrob Chemother 67:1540-6. 2012
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Junior doctors' knowledge and perceptions of antibiotic resistance and prescribing: a survey in France and Scotland
    C Pulcini
    Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, Service d Infectiologie, Hopital l Archet 1, Nice, France
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17:80-7. 2011
    ..These data provide helpful information for the design of strategies to optimize adherence to good antimicrobial stewardship...
  10. doi request reprint Impact of an intervention designed to improve the documentation of the reassessment of antibiotic therapies in an intensive care unit
    C Pulcini
    Service d Infectiologie, Hopital l Archet 1, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, 151 Route Saint Antoine de Ginestiere, Nice Cedex 3, France
    Med Mal Infect 41:546-52. 2011
    ..The study objectives were: (i) to design an intervention to improve the written documentation of empiric antibiotic prescriptions' reassessment; (ii) and to assess the impact of this intervention on the quality of prescriptions...
  11. doi request reprint Design of a 'day 3 bundle' to improve the reassessment of inpatient empirical antibiotic prescriptions
    Celine Pulcini
    Service d Infectiologie, Hopital l Archet 1, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, route St Antoine de Ginestière, BP 3079, 06202 Nice Cedex 3, France
    J Antimicrob Chemother 61:1384-8. 2008
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Concomitant Staphylococcus aureus bacteriuria is associated with complicated S. aureus bacteremia
    Celine Pulcini
    Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, Service d Infectiologie, Hopital l Archet 1, BP 3079, 06202 Nice Cedex 3, France
    J Infect 59:240-6. 2009
    ..To identify factors associated with complicated Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia (SAB) in adults...
  13. ncbi request reprint [The use of fluoroquinolone plasma levels by physicians]
    C Pulcini
    Service d Infectiologie, Hopital l Archet 1, CHU de Nice
    Presse Med 33:1502-4. 2004
    ..To assess how physicians use the results of fluoroquinolone plasma concentrations...
  14. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with adherence to infectious diseases advice in two intensive care units
    Celine Pulcini
    Service d Infectiologie, Hopital l Archet 1, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, Nice, France
    J Antimicrob Chemother 57:546-50. 2006
    ..The aim of this study is to determine the factors associated with adherence to such therapeutic advice...
  15. doi request reprint [Bacterial resistance and antibiotic prescriptions: perceptions, attitudes and knowledge of a sample of French GPs]
    C Pulcini
    Service d Infectiologie, Hopital l Archet 1, CHU de Nice, 151 Route Saint Antoine de Ginestiere, BP 3079, 06202 Nice Cedex 3, France
    Med Mal Infect 40:703-9. 2010
    ..The study's objective was to assess General Practitioners' (GPs) perceptions of their antibiotic prescribing practice and of bacterial resistance...
  16. doi request reprint Impact of an assisted reassessment of antibiotic therapies on the quality of prescriptions in an intensive care unit
    L Bornard
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital l Archet 1, CHU de Nice, 151 Route Saint Antoine de Ginestiere, Nice Cedex 3, France
    Med Mal Infect 41:480-5. 2011
    ..e. 24 to 96 hours after treatment initiation...
  17. doi request reprint Initial management of necrotizing external otitis: errors to avoid
    N Guevara
    groupement de coopération Sanitaire, Centre Antoine Lacassagne, Institut Universitaire de la Face et Du Cou, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, 31, Avenue de Valombrose, 06107 Nice Cedex 2, France
    Eur Ann Otorhinolaryngol Head Neck Dis 130:115-21. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to analyse the primary care management practices of malignant otitis externa (MOE)...
  18. doi request reprint An antibiotic stewardship program in a French teaching hospital
    V Mondain
    Service d Infectiologie, Hopital l Archet 1, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, 151, route Saint Antoine de Ginestiere, BP 3079, 06202 Nice Cedex 3, France
    Med Mal Infect 43:17-21. 2013
    ..An antibiotic stewardship program was implemented in our teaching hospital in 1999, and strengthened in 2005. We report its organization and impact on antibiotic use...
  19. doi request reprint [Evaluation of clinical practice, medical computerized database and improvement of antibiotic therapy for acute community-acquired pneumonia]
    P M Roger
    Service d Infectiologie, hôpital de l Archet 1, CHU de Nice, BP 3079, 06202 Nice Cedex 3, France
    Med Mal Infect 40:412-7. 2010
    ..We present a medical computerized database used for this evaluation...
  20. doi request reprint Audit of antibiotic therapy used in 66 cases of endocarditis
    E Demonchy
    Service d Infectiologie, Hopital l Archet 1, CHU de Nice, 151, route Saint Antoine de Ginestiere, BP 3079, 06202 Nice Cedex 3, France
    Med Mal Infect 41:602-7. 2011
    ..We wanted to assess the quality of antibiotic therapy prescribed for infective endocarditis in our ward...
  21. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic misuse: a prospective clinical audit in a French university hospital
    C Pulcini
    Service d Infectiologie, Hopital l Archet 1, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, route St Antoine de Ginestière, BP 3079, 06202 Nice Cedex 3, France
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 26:277-80. 2007
    ..Misdiagnosis, due to the misinterpretation or lack of clinical, microbiological and/or imaging data is thus a major cause of antibiotic misuse. Improvement in the diagnostic process should become part of antibiotic policy...
  22. doi request reprint Cutaneous infections, good use of antibiotics and diagnostic accuracy
    P M Roger
    Infectiologie, Universite de Nice Sophia Antipolis, hôpital de l Archet 1, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, Nice, France
    Med Mal Infect 42:495-500. 2012
    ..Our aim was to define these two diagnosis groups and to document compliance to our antibiotic therapy protocol...
  23. doi request reprint Adverse effects of parenteral antimicrobial therapy for chronic bone infections
    C Pulcini
    Service d Infectiologie, hôpital de l Archet 1, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, BP 3079, 06202, Nice, France
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 27:1227-32. 2008
    ..Adverse effects affect at least one third of the patients treated for CBI with parenteral antimicrobial therapy and are related to both the implantable port and the antibiotic compounds...
  24. doi request reprint [Usefulness of C-reactive protein in the therapeutic follow-up of infected patients]
    P M Roger
    Service d Infectiologie, hôpital de l Archet 1, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, BP 3079, 06202 Nice, France
    Med Mal Infect 39:319-24. 2009
    ..These two parameters having low specificity for any diagnosis, our aim was to evaluate the usefulness of CRP in this context...
  25. doi request reprint A 6-year antifungal stewardship programme in a teaching hospital
    V Mondain
    Service d Infectiologie, CHU de Nice, Nice, France
    Infection 41:621-8. 2013
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint [Elderly patients presenting with fever and respiratory problems in an intensive care unit. Diagnostic, therapeutic and prognostic impact of a systematic infectious disease consultation]
    P M Roger
    Service d Infectiologie, Centre Hospitalier et Universitaire, Nice
    Presse Med 32:1699-704. 2003
    ..To measure the impact of an infectious disease consultation on the morbidity and mortality in patients aged over 75 presenting with fever and respiratory signs and treated with antibiotics in an intensive care unit...
  27. doi request reprint Antibiotics-related adverse events in the infectious diseases department of a French teaching hospital: a prospective study
    J Courjon
    Service d Infectiologie, CHU de Nice, Nice, France
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 32:1611-6. 2013
    ..Patients suffering from AE had an increased length of stay (18 vs 10 days, P < 0.001). Our data could help choosing the safest antibiotic when several options are possible...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Diagnosis of a metastatic valvular tumor in a living patient]
    C Pulcini
    Service de Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales, hôpital de l Archet 1, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, 151, route Saint Antoine de Ginestiere, BP 3079, 06202 Nice Cedex 3, France
    Rev Med Interne 24:320-3. 2003
    ..The discovery of an endocardial mass always raises the question of its nature. Infectious endocarditis is the most frequent cause, but others diagnoses must be considered...
  29. doi request reprint [Insufficient pneumococcal vaccine coverage in adult inpatients at risk]
    K Risso
    Service de Pneumologie, Oncologie thoracique et soins intensifs respiratoires, Hopital Pasteur, CHU de Nice, Voie Romaine, Nice, France
    Med Mal Infect 40:341-6. 2010
    ..This study had for aim to assess pneumococcal vaccination rates in hospitalized patients...
  30. doi request reprint Papillomavirus vaccine coverage and its determinants in South-Eastern France
    C Lions
    INSERM, U912, SESSTIM, 13006 Marseille, France
    Med Mal Infect 43:195-201. 2013
    ....
  31. doi request reprint [Bacterial resistance and antibiotic prescription: a survey of hospital physician perception, attitude, and knowledge]
    A Naqvi
    Service d Infectiologie, Hopital l Archet 1, CHU de Nice, route Saint Antoine de Ginestiere, BP 3079, 06202 Nice Cedex 3, France
    Med Mal Infect 40:625-31. 2010
    ..The authors' goal was to assess physicians' perception of antibiotic prescribing practice and of bacterial resistance...
  32. doi request reprint High prevalence of edin-C encoding RhoA-targeting toxin in clinical isolates of Staphylococcus aureus
    P Munro
    INSERM, U895, C3M, Toxines Microbiennes dans la Relation Hôte Pathogènes, Universite de Nice Sophia Antipolis, UFR Medecine, IFR50, Nice, 06204, France
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 30:965-72. 2011
    ..Our present work, thus, strongly suggests that the presence of edin-C is a risk factor of S. aureus dissemination in tissues and, thus, represents a predictive marker for a pejorative evolution of staphylococcal infections...
  33. doi request reprint Factors associated with the use of rapid antigen diagnostic tests in children presenting with acute pharyngitis among French general practitioners
    A Michel-Lepage
    Aix Marseille Université Aix Marseille School of Economics SESSTIM UMR 912, INSERM IRD, Marseille, France
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 33:723-8. 2014
    ..The use of RADTs by GPs must be promoted; our findings could help define interventions to improve practice. ..
  34. ncbi request reprint [Lemierre's syndrome: a report of six cases]
    C Pulcini
    Service des Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales, Hôpital de l Archet 1 CHU de Nice, Nice, France
    Rev Med Interne 24:17-23. 2003
    ..This infectious disease is still present in our country despite wide use of antibiotic therapy in pharyngeal infections...
  35. ncbi request reprint [Multinodular hepatopathy with fever in a tropical climate: hepatic amebiasis with multiple abscesses]
    N Simon
    Service de Parasitologie Mycologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, France
    Med Trop (Mars) 69:603-5. 2009
    ..Serological testing for amebiasis is necessary. In zones where serology is unavailable, response to presumptive metronidazole treatment is still a useful for diagnosis...
  36. doi request reprint Knowledge, attitudes, beliefs and practices of general practitioners towards measles and MMR vaccination in southeastern France in 2012
    C Pulcini
    UMR912 SESSTIM, INSERM, Marseille, France Service d Infectiologie, CHU de Nice, Nice, France Faculté de Médecine, université Nice Sophia Antipolis, Nice, France
    Clin Microbiol Infect 20:38-43. 2014
    ..In conclusion, it is essential to raise GPs' awareness of this disease and fill any gaps in their knowledge, by providing them with evidence-based information on measles and MMR vaccination...
  37. doi request reprint A case of multifocal chronic Q fever osteomyelitis
    E Acquacalda
    Service d Infectiologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice, Hopital l Archet 1, 151 Route Saint Antoine de Ginestiere, BP 3079, 06202, Nice Cedex 3, France
    Infection 39:167-9. 2011
    ..Chronic Q fever osteoarticular infections have rarely been reported in the literature. We describe here an unusual multifocal osteomyelitis due to Coxiella burnetii in an adult...
  38. doi request reprint [Quality improvement initiatives in Scottish hospitals]
    C Pulcini
    Service d Infectiologie, route St Antoine de Ginestière, BP 3079, Nice Cedex 3, France
    Med Mal Infect 38:S35-6. 2008