H Hof

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint [Fungal pneumonias: do they exist?]
    H Hof
    Labor Limbach, Heidelberg
    Pneumologie 67:509-12. 2013
  2. doi request reprint [Severe pneumococcal infections in the elderly - preventable by vaccination]
    H Hof
    MVZ Labor Dr Limbach und Kollegen, Im Breitspiel 15, 69126, Heidelberg, Deutschland
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 46:160-6. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Differentiation of Candida dubliniensis from Candida albicans by means of MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry
    H Hof
    Labor Limbach, Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Lab 58:927-31. 2012
  4. doi request reprint IFI = invasive fungal infections. What is that? A misnomer, because a non-invasive fungal infection does not exist!
    Herbert Hof
    Labor Limbach, Im Breitspiel 15, D 69126 Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Infect Dis 14:e458-9. 2010
  5. doi request reprint [Immunity against tetanus is often lacking in the elderly]
    H Hof
    Labor Limbach, Im Breitspiel 15, 69126 Heidelberg
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 136:148-50. 2011
  6. doi request reprint [Laboratory survey on the incidence of Pneumocystis jirovecii - Obviously a peculiar fungus, but also a rare pathogen?]
    H Hof
    MVZ Labor Dr Limbach und Kollegen, Heidelberg
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 137:2229-31. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint [Pneumococcal sepsis in aged patients - implications for the vaccination of seniors against pneumococci]
    H Hof
    Labor Limbach, Heidelberg
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 136:2562-4. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint [Candida infections in the elderly]
    H Hof
    Labor Limbach, Heidelberg
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 46:64-70. 2013

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint [Fungal pneumonias: do they exist?]
    H Hof
    Labor Limbach, Heidelberg
    Pneumologie 67:509-12. 2013
    ..In case of severe courses of community-acquired pneumonias especially in patients with co-morbidities, which do not respond adequately to antibacterial therapy, fungi have to be included in the differential diagnostic considerations. ..
  2. doi request reprint [Severe pneumococcal infections in the elderly - preventable by vaccination]
    H Hof
    MVZ Labor Dr Limbach und Kollegen, Im Breitspiel 15, 69126, Heidelberg, Deutschland
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 46:160-6. 2013
    ..Resistance to macrolides, for example to erythromycin, occurs to a certain extent but the percentage has been declining in recent years. Nevertheless, in many instances therapy is too late. Thus, prevention is of great importance...
  3. ncbi request reprint Differentiation of Candida dubliniensis from Candida albicans by means of MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry
    H Hof
    Labor Limbach, Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Lab 58:927-31. 2012
    ..Species specific differentiation of the two closely related yeasts, Candida albicans and C. dubliniensis, is difficult in routine diagnosis...
  4. doi request reprint IFI = invasive fungal infections. What is that? A misnomer, because a non-invasive fungal infection does not exist!
    Herbert Hof
    Labor Limbach, Im Breitspiel 15, D 69126 Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Infect Dis 14:e458-9. 2010
    ..The term IFI as used generally is thus misleading, confusing, and not at all helpful to correctly differentiate mild, moderate, and severe fungal infections...
  5. doi request reprint [Immunity against tetanus is often lacking in the elderly]
    H Hof
    Labor Limbach, Im Breitspiel 15, 69126 Heidelberg
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 136:148-50. 2011
    ..It is generally recommended to vaccinate elderly people against tetanus. Is this really essential?..
  6. doi request reprint [Laboratory survey on the incidence of Pneumocystis jirovecii - Obviously a peculiar fungus, but also a rare pathogen?]
    H Hof
    MVZ Labor Dr Limbach und Kollegen, Heidelberg
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 137:2229-31. 2012
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint [Pneumococcal sepsis in aged patients - implications for the vaccination of seniors against pneumococci]
    H Hof
    Labor Limbach, Heidelberg
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 136:2562-4. 2011
    ..This means that particularly old people should be vaccinated against pneumococci, because they will profit probably most from such preventive measurements...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Candida infections in the elderly]
    H Hof
    Labor Limbach, Heidelberg
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 46:64-70. 2013
    ..These drugs have low toxicities, low potential for interactions with co-medications, as well as broad and good activities against yeasts...