Rasmus Leistner

Summary

Affiliation: Humboldt University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Regional distribution of nosocomial infections due to ESBL-positive Enterobacteriaceae in Germany: data from the German National Reference Center for the Surveillance of Nosocomial Infections (KISS)
    R Leistner
    Institute of Hygiene and Environmental Medicine and National Reference Center for the Surveillance of Nosocomial Infections, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany Electronic address
    Clin Microbiol Infect 21:255.e1-5. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Bloodstream infection due to extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)-positive K. pneumoniae and E. coli: an analysis of the disease burden in a large cohort
    R Leistner
    Institute of Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, National Reference Center for the Surveillance of Nosocomial Infections, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Hindenburgdamm 27, 12203, Berlin, Germany
    Infection 42:991-7. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Costs and prolonged length of stay of central venous catheter-associated bloodstream infections (CVC BSI): a matched prospective cohort study
    R Leistner
    Institute of Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, National Reference Center for the Surveillance of Nosocomial Infections, Charite, University Medicine Berlin, Hindenburgdamm 27, 12203, Berlin, Germany
    Infection 42:31-6. 2014
  4. pmc The impact of staffing on central venous catheter-associated bloodstream infections in preterm neonates - results of nation-wide cohort study in Germany
    Rasmus Leistner
    Institute of Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, German National Reference Center for the Surveillance of Healthcare Associated Infections, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Hindenburgdamm 27, Berlin, Germany, 12203, Germany
    Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2:11. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Nosocomial infections in very low birthweight infants in Germany: current data from the National Surveillance System NEO-KISS
    R Leistner
    Institute of Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Klin Padiatr 225:75-80. 2013
  6. pmc Attributable costs of ventilator-associated lower respiratory tract infection (LRTI) acquired on intensive care units: a retrospectively matched cohort study
    Rasmus Leistner
    Institute of Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, National Reference Center for the Surveillance of Nosocomial Infections, Charite, University Medicine Berlin, Hindenburgdamm 27, Berlin, 12203, Germany
    Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2:13. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Antibiotic usage in German hospitals: results of the second national prevalence study
    Sonja Hansen
    Institute of Hygiene, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Hindenburgdamm 27, 12203 Berlin, Germany
    J Antimicrob Chemother 68:2934-9. 2013
  8. pmc Nosocomial infection and antibiotic use: a second national prevalence study in Germany
    Michael Behnke
    Institute of Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 110:627-33. 2013
  9. doi request reprint The mother as most important risk factor for colonization of very low birth weight (VLBW) infants with extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae (ESBL-E)
    Luisa A Denkel
    Institute of Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, Charite University Medical Center Berlin, German National Reference Center for the Surveillance of Nosocomial Infections, Hindenburgdamm 27, D 12203 Berlin, Germany
    J Antimicrob Chemother 69:2230-7. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Molecular epidemiology of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)-positive Klebsiella pneumoniae from bloodstream infections and risk factors for mortality
    Stephan Gürntke
    Institute of Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Hindenburgdamm 27, 12203 Berlin, Germany National Reference Center for the Surveillance of Nosocomial Infections, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Hindenburgdamm 27, 12203 Berlin, Germany Electronic address
    J Infect Chemother 20:817-9. 2014

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Regional distribution of nosocomial infections due to ESBL-positive Enterobacteriaceae in Germany: data from the German National Reference Center for the Surveillance of Nosocomial Infections (KISS)
    R Leistner
    Institute of Hygiene and Environmental Medicine and National Reference Center for the Surveillance of Nosocomial Infections, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany Electronic address
    Clin Microbiol Infect 21:255.e1-5. 2015
    ..Hospitals in Central Germany and surgical departments in all of Germany are especially affected by this development. ..
  2. doi request reprint Bloodstream infection due to extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)-positive K. pneumoniae and E. coli: an analysis of the disease burden in a large cohort
    R Leistner
    Institute of Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, National Reference Center for the Surveillance of Nosocomial Infections, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Hindenburgdamm 27, 12203, Berlin, Germany
    Infection 42:991-7. 2014
    ..We aimed to determine the financial disease burden attributable to ESBL-positive species in cases of bloodstream infection (BSI) due to K. pneumoniae and E. coli...
  3. doi request reprint Costs and prolonged length of stay of central venous catheter-associated bloodstream infections (CVC BSI): a matched prospective cohort study
    R Leistner
    Institute of Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, National Reference Center for the Surveillance of Nosocomial Infections, Charite, University Medicine Berlin, Hindenburgdamm 27, 12203, Berlin, Germany
    Infection 42:31-6. 2014
    ..Our aim was to determine the additional costs and length of stay (LOS) of patients with ICU-acquired CVC BSI...
  4. pmc The impact of staffing on central venous catheter-associated bloodstream infections in preterm neonates - results of nation-wide cohort study in Germany
    Rasmus Leistner
    Institute of Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, German National Reference Center for the Surveillance of Healthcare Associated Infections, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Hindenburgdamm 27, Berlin, Germany, 12203, Germany
    Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2:11. 2013
    ..In addition to the established intrinsic risk factors of VLBW newborns, it is still not clear which process and structure parameters within NICUs influence the prevalence of CVC BSI...
  5. doi request reprint Nosocomial infections in very low birthweight infants in Germany: current data from the National Surveillance System NEO-KISS
    R Leistner
    Institute of Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Klin Padiatr 225:75-80. 2013
    ..In 2005, a joint committee of healthcare providers and insurance companies required German neonatology departments to participate. As a result, NEO-KISS is now a nationwide surveillance system for NI in VLBW infants...
  6. pmc Attributable costs of ventilator-associated lower respiratory tract infection (LRTI) acquired on intensive care units: a retrospectively matched cohort study
    Rasmus Leistner
    Institute of Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, National Reference Center for the Surveillance of Nosocomial Infections, Charite, University Medicine Berlin, Hindenburgdamm 27, Berlin, 12203, Germany
    Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2:13. 2013
    ..They have not only an impact on each patient's individual health but also result in a considerable financial burden for the healthcare system. Our aim was to determine the costs and the length of stay of patients with ICU-acquired LRTI...
  7. doi request reprint Antibiotic usage in German hospitals: results of the second national prevalence study
    Sonja Hansen
    Institute of Hygiene, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Hindenburgdamm 27, 12203 Berlin, Germany
    J Antimicrob Chemother 68:2934-9. 2013
    ..This study describes findings and targets for quality improvement in German hospitals identified in a national point prevalence survey of healthcare-associated infections and AU...
  8. pmc Nosocomial infection and antibiotic use: a second national prevalence study in Germany
    Michael Behnke
    Institute of Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 110:627-33. 2013
    ....
  9. doi request reprint The mother as most important risk factor for colonization of very low birth weight (VLBW) infants with extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae (ESBL-E)
    Luisa A Denkel
    Institute of Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, Charite University Medical Center Berlin, German National Reference Center for the Surveillance of Nosocomial Infections, Hindenburgdamm 27, D 12203 Berlin, Germany
    J Antimicrob Chemother 69:2230-7. 2014
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Molecular epidemiology of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)-positive Klebsiella pneumoniae from bloodstream infections and risk factors for mortality
    Stephan Gürntke
    Institute of Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Hindenburgdamm 27, 12203 Berlin, Germany National Reference Center for the Surveillance of Nosocomial Infections, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Hindenburgdamm 27, 12203 Berlin, Germany Electronic address
    J Infect Chemother 20:817-9. 2014
    ..Significant risk factors for mortality were chronic pulmonary disease (HR 1.747) and moderate/severe renal disease (HR 2.572). ESBL positivity was not associated with increased mortality. ..
  11. pmc Risk factors associated with the community-acquired colonization of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL) positive Escherichia Coli. an exploratory case-control study
    Rasmus Leistner
    Institute of Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany German National Reference Center for the Surveillance of Nosocomial Infections, Berlin, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e74323. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to assess factors associated with community-acquired colonization of ESBL (+) E. coli...