Alexandros P Grammatikos
Affiliation: Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
- The genetic and environmental basis of atopic diseasesAlexandros P Grammatikos
Department of Medicine, Gennimatas General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
Ann Med 40:482-95. 2008..The most important lesson learned through this tremendous research effort is that not only a small number but thousands and millions of separate risk factors act in concordance in the production of the allergic phenotype...
- Optimal duration of the antimicrobial treatment of ventilator-acquired pneumoniaAlexandros P Grammatikos
Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Athens, Greece
Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 6:861-6. 2008..In conclusion, the available evidence seems to support the use of short-course antimicrobial treatments (< or =10 days) for patients with ventilator-acquired pneumonia not caused by nonfermenting Gram-negative bacilli...
- Short- versus long-course antibacterial therapy for community-acquired pneumonia : a meta-analysisGeorge Dimopoulos
Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, Athens, GreeceDepartment of Critical Care, Attikon University Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Drugs 68:1841-54. 2008..The evidence for traditionally recommended 7- to 14-day duration of antibacterial therapy for community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) is not well established...
- Potential of old-generation antibiotics to address current need for new antibioticsMatthew E Falagas
Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, Marousi, Athens, Greece
Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 6:593-600. 2008..The availability of novel genetic and molecular modification methods provides hope that the toxicity and efficacy drawbacks presented by some of these agents can be surpassed in the future...