U Dumpis

Summary

Affiliation: Riga Stradins University
Country: Latvia

Publications

  1. ncbi Differences in antibiotic prescribing in three university hospitals in the Baltic region revealed by a simple protocol for quality assessment of therapeutic indications
    U Dumpis
    Department of Epidemiology, Stradins University Hospital, Pilsonu 13, 1002 Riga, Latvia
    Int J Clin Pharmacol Ther 45:568-76. 2007
  2. ncbi Prevalence of nosocomial infections in two Latvian hospitals
    U Dumpis
    Stradins University Hospital, Riga, Latvia
    Euro Surveill 8:73-8. 2003
  3. ncbi Healthcare associated infections in university hospitals in Latvia, Lithuania and Sweden: a simple protocol for quality assessment
    J Struwe
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology and Infection Control, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Sweden
    Euro Surveill 11:167-71. 2006
  4. ncbi Report on the first PVL-positive community acquired MRSA strain in Latvia
    E Miklasevics
    P Stradins Clinical University Hospital, Riga, Latvia
    Euro Surveill 9:29-30. 2004
  5. ncbi Benchmarking antimicrobial drug use at university hospitals in five European countries
    V Vlahovic-Palcevski
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University Hospital Rijeka, University of Rijeka Medical School, Rijeka, Croatia
    Clin Microbiol Infect 13:277-83. 2007

Collaborators

  • J Gulbinovic
  • J Struwe
  • V Vlahovic-Palcevski
  • U Bergman
  • A Lagergren
  • E Miklasevics
  • G Palcevski
  • P Mitt
  • D Stimac
  • S Haeggman
  • B Sanchez
  • A Martinsons
  • B Olsson-Liljequist
  • A Balode

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi Differences in antibiotic prescribing in three university hospitals in the Baltic region revealed by a simple protocol for quality assessment of therapeutic indications
    U Dumpis
    Department of Epidemiology, Stradins University Hospital, Pilsonu 13, 1002 Riga, Latvia
    Int J Clin Pharmacol Ther 45:568-76. 2007
    ..To identify inexpensive and simple quality parameters for the surveillance of antibiotic use in hospital settings...
  2. ncbi Prevalence of nosocomial infections in two Latvian hospitals
    U Dumpis
    Stradins University Hospital, Riga, Latvia
    Euro Surveill 8:73-8. 2003
    ..Antibacterial treatment was given to 22.3% (288/1291) of hospitalised patients and in 62% (182/288) of these, cefazolin was prescribed. Results from this study will be used to plan a national prevalence survey...
  3. ncbi Healthcare associated infections in university hospitals in Latvia, Lithuania and Sweden: a simple protocol for quality assessment
    J Struwe
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology and Infection Control, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Sweden
    Euro Surveill 11:167-71. 2006
    ..The figures obtained can be used for further discussion and form a baseline for follow up at the local level. The comparison of figures between centres was far less relevant than the process the study created...
  4. ncbi Report on the first PVL-positive community acquired MRSA strain in Latvia
    E Miklasevics
    P Stradins Clinical University Hospital, Riga, Latvia
    Euro Surveill 9:29-30. 2004
    ..This strain is related to the South Pacific area, and its appearance in Sweden and Latvia demonstrates its global spread...
  5. ncbi Benchmarking antimicrobial drug use at university hospitals in five European countries
    V Vlahovic-Palcevski
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University Hospital Rijeka, University of Rijeka Medical School, Rijeka, Croatia
    Clin Microbiol Infect 13:277-83. 2007
    ..A change in prescription practices may reduce unnecessary drug use and decrease antimicrobial resistance...