A Skiada

Summary

Affiliation: University of Athens
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous mucormycosis
    Anna Skiada
    1st Department of Propedeutic Medicine, Athens University, Laikon General Hospital, M Asias 75, Goudi 11527, Athens, Greece
    Skinmed 11:155-9; quiz 159-60. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Global epidemiology of cutaneous zygomycosis
    Anna Skiada
    First Department of Propaedeutic Medicine, University of Athens, School of Medicine, Laikon General Hospital, M Asias 75, Goudi 11527, Athens, Greece
    Clin Dermatol 30:628-32. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Cutaneous zygomycosis
    A Skiada
    1st Department of Propaedeutic Medicine, Athens University, Athens, Greece
    Clin Microbiol Infect 15:41-5. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Zygomycosis in Europe: analysis of 230 cases accrued by the registry of the European Confederation of Medical Mycology (ECMM) Working Group on Zygomycosis between 2005 and 2007
    A Skiada
    1st Department of Propaedeutic Medicine, Laikon General Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17:1859-67. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Disseminated zygomycosis with involvement of the central nervous system
    A Skiada
    1st Department of Propedeutic Medicine, Athens University, Athens, Greece
    Clin Microbiol Infect 15:46-9. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Serum bactericidal activity of three different dosing regimens of colistin with implications for optimum clinical use
    G L Daikos
    First Department of Propaedeutic Medicine, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Chemother 22:175-8. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Mucormycosis: ten-year experience at a tertiary-care center in Greece
    G Petrikkos
    Laiko General Hospital, First Department of Propaedeutic Medicine, Infectious Diseases Laboratory G K Daikos, Athens University, 17 Agiou Thoma Street, 115 27 Athens, Greece
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 22:753-6. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Native valve Aspergillus endocarditis in two patients with aplastic anaemia
    G L Petrikkos
    First Department of Propedeutic Internal Medicine, Laiko General Hospital, Athens University, Athens, Greece
    Scand J Infect Dis 38:916-20. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of mucormycosis in Europe
    G Petrikkos
    4th Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, University General Hospital Attikon, Athens, Greece
    Clin Microbiol Infect 20:67-73. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of teicoplanin, administered in two different regimens, in the treatment of experimental endocarditis due to Enterococcus faecalis
    J Pavleas
    Intensive Care Unit, Laikon General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Chemother 20:208-12. 2008

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous mucormycosis
    Anna Skiada
    1st Department of Propedeutic Medicine, Athens University, Laikon General Hospital, M Asias 75, Goudi 11527, Athens, Greece
    Skinmed 11:155-9; quiz 159-60. 2013
    ..Mortality rates, although lower than in other forms of the disease, are significant, ranging from 4% to 10% when the infection is localized...
  2. doi request reprint Global epidemiology of cutaneous zygomycosis
    Anna Skiada
    First Department of Propaedeutic Medicine, University of Athens, School of Medicine, Laikon General Hospital, M Asias 75, Goudi 11527, Athens, Greece
    Clin Dermatol 30:628-32. 2012
    ..The mortality of cutaneous zygomycosis is lower in comparison with other forms of the disease, but it is still significant. When the disease is localized, mortality still ranges from 4% to 10%...
  3. doi request reprint Cutaneous zygomycosis
    A Skiada
    1st Department of Propaedeutic Medicine, Athens University, Athens, Greece
    Clin Microbiol Infect 15:41-5. 2009
    ..Treatment consists of surgical debridement, administration of antifungal agents (amphotericin B formulations and/or posaconazole) and, occasionally, hyperbaric oxygen. Mortality rates are approximately 30%...
  4. doi request reprint Zygomycosis in Europe: analysis of 230 cases accrued by the registry of the European Confederation of Medical Mycology (ECMM) Working Group on Zygomycosis between 2005 and 2007
    A Skiada
    1st Department of Propaedeutic Medicine, Laikon General Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17:1859-67. 2011
    ..005) and the administration of caspofungin prior to diagnosis (p 0.011). In conclusion, zygomycosis remains a highly lethal disease. Administration of amphotericin B and surgery, where feasible, significantly improve survival...
  5. doi request reprint Disseminated zygomycosis with involvement of the central nervous system
    A Skiada
    1st Department of Propedeutic Medicine, Athens University, Athens, Greece
    Clin Microbiol Infect 15:46-9. 2009
    ..Disseminated zygomycosis with cerebral involvement is a fatal disease. Early recognition and prompt intervention with combined medical and surgical treatment may improve the outcome...
  6. ncbi request reprint Serum bactericidal activity of three different dosing regimens of colistin with implications for optimum clinical use
    G L Daikos
    First Department of Propaedeutic Medicine, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Chemother 22:175-8. 2010
    ..these findings indicate that the currently used dosing regimens might not provide the most effective therapy with CMS and justify administering larger dosages in longer intervals...
  7. ncbi request reprint Mucormycosis: ten-year experience at a tertiary-care center in Greece
    G Petrikkos
    Laiko General Hospital, First Department of Propaedeutic Medicine, Infectious Diseases Laboratory G K Daikos, Athens University, 17 Agiou Thoma Street, 115 27 Athens, Greece
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 22:753-6. 2003
    ..The severity of the patient's underlying condition, the degree of immunosuppression, and prompt surgical treatment are the most important factors contributing to the outcome...
  8. ncbi request reprint Native valve Aspergillus endocarditis in two patients with aplastic anaemia
    G L Petrikkos
    First Department of Propedeutic Internal Medicine, Laiko General Hospital, Athens University, Athens, Greece
    Scand J Infect Dis 38:916-20. 2006
    ..The diagnosis was made by Duke's criteria in 1 case and by histology in the other. Surgery was precluded owing to profound thrombocytopenia. Both patients had fatal outcome despite administration of liposomal amphotericin beta...
  9. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of mucormycosis in Europe
    G Petrikkos
    4th Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, University General Hospital Attikon, Athens, Greece
    Clin Microbiol Infect 20:67-73. 2014
    ..As early diagnosis can significantly affect the initiation of treatment and decrease mortality, future research should focus on the development of an epidemiological risk assessment tool and novel diagnostic methods...
  10. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of teicoplanin, administered in two different regimens, in the treatment of experimental endocarditis due to Enterococcus faecalis
    J Pavleas
    Intensive Care Unit, Laikon General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Chemother 20:208-12. 2008
    ..These findings may have meaning for the optimum use of teicoplanin in the treatment of enterococcal endocarditis...