S Tsiodras

Summary

Affiliation: University of Athens
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Central nervous system manifestations of Mycoplasma pneumoniae infections
    S Tsiodras
    4th Academic Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Attikon University Hospital, University of Athens Medical School, 1 Rimini Street, Xaidari, 12462 Athens, Greece
    J Infect 51:343-54. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Human infections associated with wild birds
    Sotirios Tsiodras
    University of Athens Medical School, 1 Rimini Street, Xaidari, 12462 Athens, Greece
    J Infect 56:83-98. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Antivirals used for influenza chemoprophylaxis
    S Tsiodras
    Fourth Department of Internal Medicine, Attikon Hospital, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Greece
    Curr Med Chem 19:5947-56. 2012
  4. pmc Novel association patterns of cardiac remodeling markers in patients with essential hypertension and atrial fibrillation
    Andreas S Kalogeropoulos
    Department of Cardiology, Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London, UK
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 11:77. 2011
  5. pmc An unusual cutaneous tumor: African histoplasmosis following mudbaths: case report and review
    Sotirios Tsiodras
    4th Department of Internal Medicine, Attikon University Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:261-3. 2012
  6. pmc Extraparenchymal neurocysticercosis in the United States: a case report
    Theodoros Kelesidis
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Med Case Reports 5:359. 2011
  7. pmc Eosinophilic pneumonia associated with daptomycin: a case report and a review of the literature
    Andreas S Kalogeropoulos
    5th Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Evangelismos General Hospital, 45 47 Ipsilantou Street, 106 76 Kolonaki, Athens, Greece
    J Med Case Reports 5:13. 2011
  8. pmc Ampicillin/sulbactam versus cefuroxime as antimicrobial prophylaxis for cesarean delivery: a randomized study
    Eleftherios Ziogos
    Department of Obtsterics and Gynecology, University General Hospital of Heraclion, Heracleion, Greece
    BMC Infect Dis 10:341. 2010
  9. pmc Hybrid capture vs. PCR screening of cervical human papilloma virus infections. Cytological and histological associations in 1270 women
    Sotirios Tsiodras
    Department of Cytopathology, Attikon University Hospital, University of Athens Med, Sch, Athens, Greece
    BMC Cancer 10:53. 2010
  10. pmc Role of combination antiviral therapy in pandemic influenza and stockpiling implications
    Sotirios Tsiodras
    Fourth Academic Department of Internal Medicine, University of Athens Medical School, Athens 12462, Greece
    BMJ 334:293-4. 2007

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Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint Central nervous system manifestations of Mycoplasma pneumoniae infections
    S Tsiodras
    4th Academic Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Attikon University Hospital, University of Athens Medical School, 1 Rimini Street, Xaidari, 12462 Athens, Greece
    J Infect 51:343-54. 2005
    ..pneumoniae infection and several CNS manifestations. The role of various anti-microbial or immunomodulating therapies in treating such manifestations should be further explored...
  2. ncbi request reprint Human infections associated with wild birds
    Sotirios Tsiodras
    University of Athens Medical School, 1 Rimini Street, Xaidari, 12462 Athens, Greece
    J Infect 56:83-98. 2008
    ..The objective of the current paper is to summarize available literature on pathogens causing human disease that have been associated with wild bird species...
  3. ncbi request reprint Antivirals used for influenza chemoprophylaxis
    S Tsiodras
    Fourth Department of Internal Medicine, Attikon Hospital, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Greece
    Curr Med Chem 19:5947-56. 2012
    ..Further investigation of novel medications with new mechanisms of action is important in this regard. Meanwhile, implementing strategies to conserve our current antivirals is necessary...
  4. pmc Novel association patterns of cardiac remodeling markers in patients with essential hypertension and atrial fibrillation
    Andreas S Kalogeropoulos
    Department of Cardiology, Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London, UK
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 11:77. 2011
    ..We investigated differences in serum levels of these markers between patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) and sinus rhythm (SR)...
  5. pmc An unusual cutaneous tumor: African histoplasmosis following mudbaths: case report and review
    Sotirios Tsiodras
    4th Department of Internal Medicine, Attikon University Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:261-3. 2012
    ..African histoplasmosis should be included in the differential diagnosis of non-healing wounds or tumor-like lesions, especially in the context of mudbaths in an endemic area...
  6. pmc Extraparenchymal neurocysticercosis in the United States: a case report
    Theodoros Kelesidis
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Med Case Reports 5:359. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  7. pmc Eosinophilic pneumonia associated with daptomycin: a case report and a review of the literature
    Andreas S Kalogeropoulos
    5th Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Evangelismos General Hospital, 45 47 Ipsilantou Street, 106 76 Kolonaki, Athens, Greece
    J Med Case Reports 5:13. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  8. pmc Ampicillin/sulbactam versus cefuroxime as antimicrobial prophylaxis for cesarean delivery: a randomized study
    Eleftherios Ziogos
    Department of Obtsterics and Gynecology, University General Hospital of Heraclion, Heracleion, Greece
    BMC Infect Dis 10:341. 2010
    ..The efficacy and safety of a single dose of ampicillin/sulbactam compared to a single dose of cefuroxime at cord clamp for prevention of post-cesarean infectious morbidity has not been assessed...
  9. pmc Hybrid capture vs. PCR screening of cervical human papilloma virus infections. Cytological and histological associations in 1270 women
    Sotirios Tsiodras
    Department of Cytopathology, Attikon University Hospital, University of Athens Med, Sch, Athens, Greece
    BMC Cancer 10:53. 2010
    ..We evaluated two molecular methods of HPV detection and their correlation with cytological and histological diagnosis in a large sample of Greek women...
  10. pmc Role of combination antiviral therapy in pandemic influenza and stockpiling implications
    Sotirios Tsiodras
    Fourth Academic Department of Internal Medicine, University of Athens Medical School, Athens 12462, Greece
    BMJ 334:293-4. 2007
  11. ncbi request reprint Mycoplasma pneumoniae-associated myelitis: a comprehensive review
    S Tsiodras
    Fourth Academic Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Attikon University Hospital, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Neurol 13:112-24. 2006
    ..pneumoniae in ATM/ADEM syndromes in the near future. Immunomodulating therapies may have a role in treating such cases...
  12. ncbi request reprint Risk-factors and predictors of mortality in patients colonised with vancomycin-resistant enterococci
    V Sakka
    4th Department of Internal Medicine, University of Athens Medical School, Uniersity General Hospital Attikon, Athens, Greece
    Clin Microbiol Infect 14:14-21. 2008
    ..Promptly implemented infection control strategies targeting these groups should help to combat the rising incidence of VRE...
  13. ncbi request reprint Antiviral drugs in the prophylaxis of HBV infection
    A Masgala
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Agia Olga General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Curr Med Chem 19:5940-6. 2012
    ..Monotherapy or combination of antiviral drugs, as well as the optimal duration of HBV prophylaxis, is to be determined...
  14. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of an anti-retroviral combination regimen including either efavirenz or lopinavir-ritonavir with a backbone of two nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors
    P Panagopoulos
    4th University Department of Internal Medicine, Attikon University General Hospital, 24 Omirou Street, Melissia, 15127 Athens, Greece
    Clin Microbiol Infect 12:486-9. 2006
    ..3 log(10), interquartile range (IQR) 2.2-3.8 log(10) vs. 2.4 log(10), IQR 0.9-3.3 log(10), respectively, p 0.004). Use of lopinavir-ritonavir, in contrast to use of efavirenz, was associated with significant hypertriglyceridaemia...
  15. ncbi request reprint Fluoroquinolone treatment of chronic bacterial prostatitis: a prospective cohort study
    P Panagopoulos
    4th Department of Internal Medicine, University General Hospital Attikon, Athens, Greece
    J Chemother 21:317-21. 2009
    ..1%) were the most frequently implicated pathogens and ciprofloxacin the most commonly prescribed antimicrobial. A 12-month follow-up was completed in 87% of the pts and 35.3% relapsed a mean of 4.75 months after the initial treatment...
  16. ncbi request reprint Antiretrovirals for HIV Exposure Prophylaxis
    G Nikolopoulos
    Hellenic Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, 3 5 Agrafon Str, 15123 Maroussi, Athens, Greece
    Curr Med Chem 19:5924-39. 2012
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  17. pmc Coxsackievirus B3 sequences in the myocardium of fatal cases in a cluster of acute myocarditis in Greece
    N Spanakis
    Department of Microbiology, Medical School, University of Athens, 115 27 Athens, Greece
    J Clin Pathol 58:357-60. 2005
    ..The investigation of three fatal cases during a nationwide cluster of cases of an upper respiratory tract infection (URTI) associated with myocarditis and/or pericarditis in Greece in 2002...
  18. ncbi request reprint A pseudo-outbreak of human A/H5N1 infections in Greece and its public health implications
    G Spala
    Department of Epidemiological Surveillance and Intervention, Hellenic Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Athens, Greece
    Euro Surveill 11:263-7. 2006
    ..Both the timing of identification and the geographical location of potential cases suggest an increased awareness on the part of the general public, as well as poor interpretation of the case definition by the clinicians...
  19. ncbi request reprint Nosocomial vs. community-acquired infective endocarditis in Greece: changing epidemiological profile and mortality risk
    E Giannitsioti
    4th Department of Internal Medicine, Athens University Medical School, Attikon University Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Clin Microbiol Infect 13:763-9. 2007
    ..5% vs. 18.6%, p 0.02). Cardiac failure (New York Heart Association grade III-IV; OR 13.3, 95% CI 4.9-36.1, p <0.001) and prosthetic valve endocarditis (OR 3.7, 95% CI 1.3-10.6, p 0.01) were the most important predictors of mortality...
  20. ncbi request reprint Re-emergence of animal rabies in northern Greece and subsequent human exposure, October 2012 - March 2013
    S Tsiodras
    Hellenic Center for Disease Control and Prevention KEELPNO, Ministry of Health, Athens, Greece
    Euro Surveill 18:20474. 2013
    ..Human exposures occurred within 50 km radius of a confirmed rabies case in a wild or domestic animal, and most frequently stray dogs were involved...
  21. ncbi request reprint Algorithm for statistical detection of peaks--syndromic surveillance system for the Athens 2004 Olympic Games
    Urania G Dafni
    Division of Public Health, Department of Nursing, University of Athens, 123 Papadiamantopoulou St, Athens 11527, Greece
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 53:86-94. 2004
    ..No generally accepted procedure exists for detecting outbreaks in syndromic time series used in the surveillance of natural epidemics or biologic attacks...
  22. doi request reprint Molecular epidemiology of HPV infection using a clinical array methodology in 2952 women in Greece
    S Tsiodras
    Fourth Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University General Hospital Attikon, School of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17:1185-8. 2011
    ..001). Follow-up of this cohort will assist in predicting the effect of vaccination with the new HPV vaccines on future screening with HPV-based tests for cervical cancer...
  23. doi request reprint Viral epidemiology of acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    G Dimopoulos
    2 nd Department of Critical Care, University Hospital Attikon, Medical School, University of Athens, Greece
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 25:12-8. 2012
    ..The stage of COPD appeared to have no relation with the frequency of the isolated viruses while dual infection with a viral and a bacterial pathogen was not rare...
  24. ncbi request reprint Deep sinus aspergillosis in a liver transplant recipient successfully treated with a combination of caspofungin and voriconazole
    S Tsiodras
    Academic Department of Medicine, Hippokration General Hospital, 114 Vas Sofias Avenue, Athens, Greece
    Transpl Infect Dis 6:37-40. 2004
    ..At follow-up, 15 months after the onset of sinusitis, the patient remains culture-negative, fully active, and without evidence of local recurrence...
  25. ncbi request reprint Calcium sulphate delivery system with tobramycin for the treatment of chronic calcaneal osteomyelitis
    P J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Attikon University Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Int Med Res 34:704-12. 2006
    ..This case demonstrates that two-stage surgical treatment with extensive debridement and tobramycin-impregnated calcium sulphate was effective in treating chronic calcaneal osteomyelitis...
  26. pmc Emerging zoonoses and vector-borne infections affecting humans in Europe
    R M Vorou
    Hellenic Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Athens, Greece
    Epidemiol Infect 135:1231-47. 2007
    ..Uniform harmonized case definitions should be introduced throughout Europe as true prevalence and incidence estimates are otherwise impossible...
  27. ncbi request reprint Nationwide surveillance of Streptococcus pneumoniae in Greece: patterns of resistance and serotype epidemiology
    G Poulakou
    Fourth Department of Internal Medicine, Athens University School of Medicine, University General Hospital Attikon, 1 Rimini Street, 124 62 Athens, Greece
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 30:87-92. 2007
    ..pneumoniae isolates and displayed an increasingly resistant profile compared with previous reports from our country, warranting continuous vigilance...
  28. doi request reprint Hypertension and paroxysmal atrial fibrillation: a novel predictive role of high sensitivity C-reactive protein in cardioversion and long-term recurrence
    I Rizos
    Second Department of Cardiology, University of Athens Medical School, Attikon University Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Hum Hypertens 24:447-57. 2010
    ..27 mg l(-1) (hazard ratio: 6.2, 95% CI: 2.2-17.6, P=0.001). hsCRP at 48 h after admission correlates with cardioversion outcome and may predict long-term AF recurrence...
  29. doi request reprint The HIV-1/HAART associated metabolic syndrome - novel adipokines, molecular associations and therapeutic implications
    S Tsiodras
    University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Infect 61:101-13. 2010
    ..A potential role of other novel cytokines like visfatin, retinol-binding protein-4, apelin, acylation stimulating protein, omentin and vaspin needs to be further elucidated...
  30. ncbi request reprint Primary aortoduodenal fistula without abdominal aortic aneurysm in association with psoas abscess
    Chris Klonaris
    Vascular Division, 1st Surgical Department, Laikon Hospital, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Ann Vasc Surg 20:541-3. 2006
    ..At 2-year follow-up, the patient is alive without episodes of bleeding or fever...
  31. ncbi request reprint Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada disease associated with interferon-A and ribavirin therapy for chronic hepatitis C infection
    Konstantinos Papastathopoulos
    Medical Retina Unit, First Department of Ophthalmology, Henry Dunant Hospital, 107 Mesogion Avenue, 11526 Athens, Greece
    J Infect 52:e59-61. 2006
    ..Physicians should be aware of the association between interferon-alpha and ribavirin use for hepatitis C infection and the development of Harada's disease. Close monitoring of such patients for ocular side effects is necessary...