Klaus Oberdorfer

Summary

Affiliation: University of Heidelberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Tissue and serum levofloxacin concentrations in diabetic foot infection patients
    K Oberdorfer
    Institute of Hygiene, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 324, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Antimicrob Chemother 54:836-9. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a single-locus real-time polymerase chain reaction as a screening test for specific detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in ICU patients
    K Oberdorfer
    Institute of Hygiene, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 324, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 25:657-63. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Genetic diversity of Legionella pneumophila in hospital water systems
    Klaus Oberdorfer
    Institute of Hygiene, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 324, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 211:172-8. 2008
  4. pmc Longitudinal study of the molecular epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus at a university hospital
    Sabine Petersdorf
    Hygiene Institut, University of Heidelberg, INF 324, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Clin Microbiol 44:4297-302. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Tissue and serum concentrations of levofloxacin 500 mg administered intravenously or orally for antibiotic prophylaxis in biliary surgery
    S Swoboda
    Institute of Hygiene, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 324, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Antimicrob Chemother 51:459-62. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Value of whole-body washing with chlorhexidine for the eradication of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: a randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind clinical trial
    C Wendt
    Hygiene Institut, University of Heidelberg, 69 120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:1036-43. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Performance of a matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time-of-flight mass spectrometry system for the identification of bacterial isolates in the clinical routine laboratory
    Ulrich Eigner
    Department of Microbiology, Laboratory Limbach, Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Lab 55:289-96. 2009

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Tissue and serum levofloxacin concentrations in diabetic foot infection patients
    K Oberdorfer
    Institute of Hygiene, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 324, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Antimicrob Chemother 54:836-9. 2004
    ..The purpose of our study was to determine the serum and tissue concentrations of levofloxacin when administered orally in patients with infected diabetic foot ulcers and to compare these values with microbiological findings...
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a single-locus real-time polymerase chain reaction as a screening test for specific detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in ICU patients
    K Oberdorfer
    Institute of Hygiene, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 324, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 25:657-63. 2006
    ..Nevertheless, further work is needed to reduce the inhibition rate of the PCR and to explain why false-positive results were obtained with methicillin-susceptible S. aureus...
  3. ncbi request reprint Genetic diversity of Legionella pneumophila in hospital water systems
    Klaus Oberdorfer
    Institute of Hygiene, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 324, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 211:172-8. 2008
    ..Contamination of water supplies seemed to be dominated by stable genotypes, even after various control measures. Additional genotypes could be isolated sporadically, however, their pathogenetic relevance seemed to be questionable...
  4. pmc Longitudinal study of the molecular epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus at a university hospital
    Sabine Petersdorf
    Hygiene Institut, University of Heidelberg, INF 324, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Clin Microbiol 44:4297-302. 2006
    ..Infection control measures seemed sufficient to prevent further transmission of some but not all of the strains...
  5. ncbi request reprint Tissue and serum concentrations of levofloxacin 500 mg administered intravenously or orally for antibiotic prophylaxis in biliary surgery
    S Swoboda
    Institute of Hygiene, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 324, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Antimicrob Chemother 51:459-62. 2003
    ..The purpose of our study was to determine serum and tissue levels of levofloxacin in cholecystectomy patients following pre-operative dosing...
  6. ncbi request reprint Value of whole-body washing with chlorhexidine for the eradication of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: a randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind clinical trial
    C Wendt
    Hygiene Institut, University of Heidelberg, 69 120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:1036-43. 2007
    ..Whole-body washing with antiseptic solution has been widely used as part of eradication treatment for colonization with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), but evidence for the effectiveness of this measure is limited...
  7. ncbi request reprint Performance of a matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time-of-flight mass spectrometry system for the identification of bacterial isolates in the clinical routine laboratory
    Ulrich Eigner
    Department of Microbiology, Laboratory Limbach, Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Lab 55:289-96. 2009
    ..We evaluated the performance of a MALDI-TOF MS-system for the identification of various clinical isolates in the routine microbiology setting...