T Muratani

Summary

Affiliation: University of Occupational and Environmental Health
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Single dose 1 g ceftriaxone for urogenital and pharyngeal infection caused by Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    Tetsuro Muratani
    Department of Urology, Asian Clinical Research Group, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, Japan
    Int J Urol 15:837-42. 2008
  2. pmc Outbreak of cefozopran (penicillin, oral cephems, and aztreonam)-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Japan
    T Muratani
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 45:3603-6. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Urinary tract infection caused by fluoroquinolone- and cephem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae
    Tetsuro Muratani
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 28:S10-3. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Emergence and prevalence of beta-lactamase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae resistant to cephems in Japan
    Tetsuro Muratani
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1 1, Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 27:491-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Bacterial resistance to antimicrobials in urinary isolates
    Tetsuro Muratani
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health UOEH, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 24:S28-31. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Emergence of cephem- and aztreonam-high-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae that does not produce beta-lactamase
    S Akasaka
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1-1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi-ku, Kitakyushu 807-8555, Japan
    J Infect Chemother 7:49-50. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the disinfective efficacy of povidone-iodine with the use of the transparent film dressing OpSite Wound
    Koichi Takahashi
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Dermatology 204:59-62. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint [Comparative studies on activities of antimicrobial agents against causative organisms isolated from patients with urinary tract infections (2004). I. Susceptibility distribution]
    Yoshiaki Kumamoto
    Department of Urology, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine
    Jpn J Antibiot 59:177-200. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint [Urinary tract infection]
    Tetsuro Muratani
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health
    Nihon Rinsho 60:560-7. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Multiple doses of cefodizime are necessary for the treatment of Neisseria gonorrhoeae pharyngeal infection
    Tetsuro Matsumoto
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health Japan, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu, 807 8555, Japan
    J Infect Chemother 12:145-7. 2006

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. doi request reprint Single dose 1 g ceftriaxone for urogenital and pharyngeal infection caused by Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    Tetsuro Muratani
    Department of Urology, Asian Clinical Research Group, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, Japan
    Int J Urol 15:837-42. 2008
    ..gonorrhoeae) including the oral cephem-resistant strain with chimera penicillin-binding protein 2 (PBP-2) (cefozopran-resistant N. gonorrhoeae, CZRNG)...
  2. pmc Outbreak of cefozopran (penicillin, oral cephems, and aztreonam)-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Japan
    T Muratani
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 45:3603-6. 2001
    ..Restriction fragment length polymorphism DNA typing revealed that the outbreak of cefozopran-resistant isolates in Kitakyushu, Japan, occurred as a result of clonal spread...
  3. ncbi request reprint Urinary tract infection caused by fluoroquinolone- and cephem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae
    Tetsuro Muratani
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 28:S10-3. 2006
    ..More seriously, most nosocomial ESBL producers are also resistant to non-beta-lactams, such as the fluoroquinolones, fosfomycin and co-trimoxazole. This causes serious problems in the chemotherapy of cystitis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Emergence and prevalence of beta-lactamase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae resistant to cephems in Japan
    Tetsuro Muratani
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1 1, Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 27:491-9. 2006
    ..It is important to detect these strains sooner and to perform rigorous infection control earlier...
  5. ncbi request reprint Bacterial resistance to antimicrobials in urinary isolates
    Tetsuro Muratani
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health UOEH, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 24:S28-31. 2004
    ..The rates of levofloxacin-resistant isolates of E. faecalis and E. faecium were 38 and 97% respectively. UTIs caused by vancomycin resistant enterococci (VRE) are rare in Japan...
  6. ncbi request reprint Emergence of cephem- and aztreonam-high-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae that does not produce beta-lactamase
    S Akasaka
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1-1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi-ku, Kitakyushu 807-8555, Japan
    J Infect Chemother 7:49-50. 2001
    ..Therefore, in Japan, patients with gonococcal urethritis caused by these resistant N. gonorrhoeae strains should be treated with cefodizime or spectinomycin...
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the disinfective efficacy of povidone-iodine with the use of the transparent film dressing OpSite Wound
    Koichi Takahashi
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Dermatology 204:59-62. 2002
    ..This finding supports the fact that unnecessary dressing changes could be avoided postoperatively for at least 3 days by disinfection with PVP-I and application of OpSite Wound particularly for operations categorized as 'clean surgery'...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Comparative studies on activities of antimicrobial agents against causative organisms isolated from patients with urinary tract infections (2004). I. Susceptibility distribution]
    Yoshiaki Kumamoto
    Department of Urology, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine
    Jpn J Antibiot 59:177-200. 2006
    ..The antibacterial activities of CZOP and CAZ were considered to be relatively good on MIC50 comparison (MIC50: 2 microg/mL)...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Urinary tract infection]
    Tetsuro Muratani
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health
    Nihon Rinsho 60:560-7. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Multiple doses of cefodizime are necessary for the treatment of Neisseria gonorrhoeae pharyngeal infection
    Tetsuro Matsumoto
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health Japan, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu, 807 8555, Japan
    J Infect Chemother 12:145-7. 2006
    ..Therefore, we concluded that two to three doses of CDZM were necessary for the treatment of N. gonorrhoeae pharyngeal infection including infection with CZRNG...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Comparative studies on activities of antimicrobial agents against causative organisms isolated from patients with urinary tract infections (2004). III. Secular changes in susceptibility]
    Yoshiaki Kumamoto
    Department of Urology, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine
    Jpn J Antibiot 59:217-315. 2006
    ..The susceptibility of P. aeruginosa isolated from complicated UTIs has been stable against amikacin (AMK). For annual changes in MIC50, TOB and IPM had a relatively stable and high activity (MIC50: 0.5-2 microg/mL)...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Actual situation in Japan of antimicrobial resistant isolates from patients with urinary tract infection and its control measures]
    Tetsuro Muratani
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Nihon Rinsho 65:513-23. 2007
  13. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiological survey of sexually transmitted male urethritis in Kyoto Prefecture]
    Koji Yoshimura
    The Sexually Transmitted Disease Research Group, Kyoto Urologic Society
    Hinyokika Kiyo 52:265-70. 2006
    ..gonorrhoeae, especially against quinolones, has rapidly progressed, which was also observed by a sensitivity examination test. Antibiotics should be used adequately against male urethrits according to the recent guidelines...
  14. ncbi request reprint Single dose of cefodizime completely eradicated multidrug-resistant strain of Neisseria gonorrhoeae in urethritis and uterine cervicitis
    Tetsuro Matsumoto
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    J Infect Chemother 12:97-9. 2006
    ..In conclusion, CDZM is one of most suitable drugs for the treatment of gonococcal genital infection in the era of multidrug-resistant N. gonorrhoeae...
  15. pmc Nasopharyngeal Haemophilus influenzae carriage in Japanese children attending day-care centers
    Koichi Hashida
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    J Clin Microbiol 46:876-81. 2008
    ..These results indicate the spread of H. influenzae, particularly those with a PBP mutation(s), and the highly vigorous genetic turnover and substantial horizontal transmission of this pathogen in healthy children attending DCCs in Japan...
  16. ncbi request reprint [In vitro antibacterial activities of telithromycin against clinical isolates of Neisseria gonorrhoeae]
    Tetsuro Muratani
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    Jpn J Antibiot 58:317-25. 2005
    ..25 microg/mL. It is expected that TEL can become an oral antibiotic recommended for treatment of gonococcus if dosage and administration are considered...
  17. doi request reprint Genetic analysis of faropenem-resistant Enterococcus faecalis in urinary isolates
    Noriyuki Hiraga
    Department of Urology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Japan
    J Antibiot (Tokyo) 61:213-21. 2008
    ..We conclude that development of resistance to faropenem in E. faecalis is due to decreasing affinities for PBP4 that are the result of the occurrence of one or two point mutations...
  18. pmc Mechanisms of resistance to imipenem and ampicillin in Enterococcus faecalis
    Seiji Ono
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health UOEH, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanisi ku, Kitakyusyu 807 8555, Japan
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 49:2954-8. 2005
    ..Our results suggest that development of high-level resistance to penicillins and imipenem depends on point mutations of PBP4 at positions 520 and 605...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Questionnaire survey on the theory of antimicrobial prophylaxis in urologic surgery]
    Shingo Yamamoto
    Department of Urology, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University
    Hinyokika Kiyo 50:779-86. 2004
    ..Thus, further well-designed clinical trials are required to establish original guidelines in Japan...
  20. ncbi request reprint No regional spread of vancomycin-resistant enterococci with vanA or vanB in Kitakyushu, Japan
    Tetsuro Matsumoto
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health Japan, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    J Infect Chemother 10:331-4. 2004
    ..In the near future, the prevalence of VRE with vanA or vanB is likely to increase in Japan, as it has in other countries. We should continue to find and prevent nosocomial outbreaks of infection and colonization by VRE...
  21. ncbi request reprint Newer carbapenems for urinary tract infections
    Tetsuro Matsumoto
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1 1, Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 24:S35-8. 2004
    ..aeruginosa and E. faecalis...
  22. doi request reprint Single-dose treatment of male patients with gonococcal urethritis using 2g spectinomycin: microbiological and clinical evaluations
    Munekado Kojima
    Department of Urology, Nagoya Urology Hospital, 5 34 Matsuba, Nagoya, Japan
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 32:50-4. 2008
    ..The results of this study indicate that a single-dose treatment using 2g spectinomycin is effective in treating patients with urethritis caused by N. gonorrhoeae, even in the era of multidrug-resistant N. gonorrhoeae...
  23. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic susceptibility of glutaraldehyde-tolerant Mycobacterium chelonae from bronchoscope washing machines
    Kazuyo Nomura
    Department of Microbiology, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, School of Medicine, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Am J Infect Control 32:185-8. 2004
    ..Although 2% glutaraldehyde (GA) is widely used as a disinfectant for bronchoscope cleaning, recently, GA-tolerant mycobacteria have been isolated, which makes this problem more complicated...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Comparative studies on activities of antimicrobial agents against causative organisms isolated from patients with urinary tract infections (2004) II. Background of patients]
    Yoshiaki Kumamoto
    Department of Urology, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine
    Jpn J Antibiot 59:201-13. 2006
    ..coli was more frequently isolated in the patients without surgery, while P. aeruginosa and E. faecalis were more frequently isolated in the patients with surgery in any UTIs...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Comparison of 3 commercial metallo-beta-lactamase detection kits]
    Masayuki Shigetaka
    Department of Clinical Laboratory, Chikuho Rosai Hospital
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 80:391-8. 2006
    ..DPD can simultaneously identify the MIC of some agents. Consequently these three metallo-beta-lactamase detection kits were very useful for detecting metallo-beta-lactamase producing isolates...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Antimicrobial susceptibility and mechanism of resistance to antibiotics for Escherichia coli O157 and verotoxin-producing E. coli isolated in northern Kyushu and Yamaguchi area]
    Yuko Odahara
    Hibiki Research Group for Clinical Microbiology, Kaho gun, Fukuoka 820 0088, Japan
    J UOEH 28:193-201. 2006
    ..It is important that the surveillance of antimicrobial susceptibility of enterohemorragic E. coli should be continued after this...
  27. ncbi request reprint N-acetyltransferase-2 gene polymorphism as a possible biomarker for prostate cancer in Japanese men
    Takashi Hamasaki
    Department of Urology, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Fukuoka, Japan
    Int J Urol 10:167-73. 2003
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Association of vitamin D receptor gene polymorphism with renal cell carcinoma in Japanese
    Toshihiro Ikuyama
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, Japan
    Endocr J 49:433-8. 2002
    ..1%) compared to slow-growth-type group (73.4%) (OR = 4.22; 95% CI, 1.15-15.53; p = 0.0175). These data demonstrate that VDR genotype plays an important role in determining the risk of developing more aggressive RCC in Japanese...
  29. ncbi request reprint [A bacteriological study of multiple-drug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates derived from 2 patients]
    Masahisa Honda
    Department of Central Clinical Laboratory, University Hospital, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    J UOEH 27:209-17. 2005
    ..In the UOEH hospital, 6 patients with MDRP isolates have been isolated so far, but these 6 patients are not correlated with each other. It is important that we detect and report MDRP as early as possible to prevent nosocomial infection...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Faropenem 300 mg 3 times daily versus levofloxacin 100 mg 3 times daily in the treatment of urinary tract infections in patients with neurogenic bladder and/or benign prostatic hypertrophy]
    Tetsuro Muratani
    Department of Urology, Kitakyushu Municipal Tobata Hospital
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 76:928-38. 2002
    ..3% and 75.0% of those treated with LVFX. These data were not significant difference. In conclusion, FRPM 300 mg 3 times daily is at least as effective as LVFX 100 mg 3 times daily in patients with complicated urinary tract infection...
  31. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of 1-day prophylaxis medication with fluoroquinolone for prostate biopsy
    Katsumi Shigemura
    Division of Urology, Department of Organs Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, 7 5 1 Kusunoki cho, Chuo Ku, Kobe 650 0017, Japan
    World J Urol 23:356-60. 2005
    ..We can perform PBX safely with levofloxacin at 600 mg for 1 day as prophylaxis and recommend this method from the point of view of the decrease of antibiotic-resistant strains...