Dror Marchaim

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Clonal variability of group B Streptococcus among different groups of carriers in southern Israel
    D Marchaim
    Department of Medicine A, Asaf Harofe Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, 70300, Israel
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 25:443-8. 2006
  2. pmc Isolation of imipenem-resistant Enterobacter species: emergence of KPC-2 carbapenemase, molecular characterization, epidemiology, and outcomes
    Dror Marchaim
    Division of Epidemiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizmann St, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 52:1413-8. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for carriage of group B streptococcus in southern Israel
    Dror Marchaim
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Soroka University Hospital, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 5:646-8. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Molecular and epidemiologic study of polyclonal outbreaks of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii infection in an Israeli hospital
    Dror Marchaim
    Division of Epidemiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, 64239, Israel
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:945-50. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Serious consequences to the use of cephalosporins as the first line of antimicrobial therapy administered in hemodialysis units
    Dror Marchaim
    Department of Medicine A, Asaf Harofe Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, Israel
    Nephron Clin Pract 101:c58-64. 2005
  6. pmc Surveillance cultures and duration of carriage of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii
    Dror Marchaim
    Division of Epidemiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizmann St, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    J Clin Microbiol 45:1551-5. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Cell wall proteins of group B Streptococcus and low incidence of neonatal disease in southern Israel
    Dror Marchaim
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Bacteriology and Infectious Diseases, Soroka Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Reprod Med 48:697-702. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteremia upon hospital admission: risk factors for mortality and influence of inadequate empirical antimicrobial therapy
    Vered Schechner
    Division of Epidemiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 71:38-45. 2011
  9. pmc National multicenter study of predictors and outcomes of bacteremia upon hospital admission caused by Enterobacteriaceae producing extended-spectrum beta-lactamases
    Dror Marchaim
    Division of Epidemiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizmann St, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 54:5099-104. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Reduction of pneumococcal nasopharyngeal carriage in early infancy after immunization with tetravalent pneumococcal vaccines conjugated to either tetanus toxoid or diphtheria toxoid
    R Dagan
    Pediatric Infectious Disease Unit, Soroka Medical Center and the Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 16:1060-4. 1997

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Clonal variability of group B Streptococcus among different groups of carriers in southern Israel
    D Marchaim
    Department of Medicine A, Asaf Harofe Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, 70300, Israel
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 25:443-8. 2006
    ..Therefore, a different policy of GBS prophylaxis, resembling the one executed in endemic areas, should be considered in this population...
  2. pmc Isolation of imipenem-resistant Enterobacter species: emergence of KPC-2 carbapenemase, molecular characterization, epidemiology, and outcomes
    Dror Marchaim
    Division of Epidemiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizmann St, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 52:1413-8. 2008
    ..IRE infections are associated with increased mortality. Enhanced measures to control the hospital spread of IRE are warranted...
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for carriage of group B streptococcus in southern Israel
    Dror Marchaim
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Soroka University Hospital, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 5:646-8. 2003
    ..3%) and a very low incidence of neonatal disease (0.1/1,000 live births) has been found despite the fact that no preventive strategy has been implemented...
  4. ncbi request reprint Molecular and epidemiologic study of polyclonal outbreaks of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii infection in an Israeli hospital
    Dror Marchaim
    Division of Epidemiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, 64239, Israel
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:945-50. 2007
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  5. ncbi request reprint Serious consequences to the use of cephalosporins as the first line of antimicrobial therapy administered in hemodialysis units
    Dror Marchaim
    Department of Medicine A, Asaf Harofe Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, Israel
    Nephron Clin Pract 101:c58-64. 2005
    ..The aim of the study was to examine the effects of this new regimen on the colonization rate of resistant bacteria among HD patients...
  6. pmc Surveillance cultures and duration of carriage of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii
    Dror Marchaim
    Division of Epidemiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizmann St, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    J Clin Microbiol 45:1551-5. 2007
    ..The proportion of individuals with previous MDR A. baumannii isolation who remain carriers for prolonged periods is substantial. These data should be considered when designing measures to limit the spread of MDR A. baumannii...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cell wall proteins of group B Streptococcus and low incidence of neonatal disease in southern Israel
    Dror Marchaim
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Bacteriology and Infectious Diseases, Soroka Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Reprod Med 48:697-702. 2003
    ..To determine the maternal group B Streptococcus (GBS) prevalence of carriage and serotype distribution and the neonatal disease incidence to formulate a policy for treatment and prevention regarding GBS diseases in southern Israel...
  8. doi request reprint Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteremia upon hospital admission: risk factors for mortality and influence of inadequate empirical antimicrobial therapy
    Vered Schechner
    Division of Epidemiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 71:38-45. 2011
    ..029) were identified as independent predictors of mortality. Inadequate empirical antimicrobial therapy was marginally associated with increased mortality only among patients who presented with severe sepsis or septic shock (P = 0.051)...
  9. pmc National multicenter study of predictors and outcomes of bacteremia upon hospital admission caused by Enterobacteriaceae producing extended-spectrum beta-lactamases
    Dror Marchaim
    Division of Epidemiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizmann St, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 54:5099-104. 2010
    ..Efforts should be directed to improving the detection of patients with ESBL bacteremia UHA and to providing immediate appropriate therapy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Reduction of pneumococcal nasopharyngeal carriage in early infancy after immunization with tetravalent pneumococcal vaccines conjugated to either tetanus toxoid or diphtheria toxoid
    R Dagan
    Pediatric Infectious Disease Unit, Soroka Medical Center and the Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 16:1060-4. 1997
    ..Pneumococcal nasopharyngeal colonization is important for transmission of the organisms. We assessed the ability of two tetravalent conjugate vaccines administered in early infancy to prevent carriage of vaccine-related pneumococci...
  11. ncbi request reprint Reduction of nasopharyngeal carriage of pneumococci during the second year of life by a heptavalent conjugate pneumococcal vaccine
    R Dagan
    Pediatric Infectious Disease Unit and Clinical Microbiology Laboratory, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Infect Dis 174:1271-8. 1996
    ..14%, P = .042). Conjugate pneumococcal vaccines may reduce spread of pneumococci in the community...
  12. ncbi request reprint Population structure of group B streptococcus from a low-incidence region for invasive neonatal disease
    Naiel Bisharat
    Department of Microbiology, Nuffield Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, John Radcliffe Hospital, University of Oxford, UK
    Microbiology 151:1875-81. 2005
    ..These findings could imply that the global variation in disease incidence is independent of the circulating GBS populations, and may be more affected by other risk factors for invasive GBS disease, or by different prevention strategies...