Nadeem Sajjad Raja

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Affiliation: University of Malaya
Country: Malaysia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cases of melioidosis in a university teaching hospital in Malaysia
    Nadeem Sajjad Raja
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Malaya Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 41:174-9. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Melioidosis: an emerging infectious disease
    N S Raja
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Malaya Medical Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Postgrad Med 51:140-5. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Community-acquired vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium: a case report from Malaysia
    N S Raja
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Malaya Medical Center, Kuala Lumpur 59100, Malaysia
    J Med Microbiol 54:901-3. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Disseminated invasive aspergillosis in an apparently immunocompetent host
    Nadeem Sajjad Raja
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Malaya Medical Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 39:73-7. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial susceptibility pattern of clinical isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in a tertiary care hospital
    Nadeem Sajjad Raja
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Malaya Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 40:45-9. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the routine use of the anaerobic bottle when using the BACTEC blood culture system
    Rina Karunakaran
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 40:445-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Etiology of blood culture isolates among patients in a multidisciplinary teaching hospital in Kuala Lumpur
    Rina Karunakaran
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 40:432-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Melioidotic septic arthritis: a case report and literature review
    Nadeem Sajjad Raja
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Malaya Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 40:178-82. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Group B Streptococcus infection: epidemiology, serotypes, and antimicrobial susceptibility of selected isolates in the population beyond infancy (excluding females with genital tract- and pregnancy-related isolates) at the University Malaya Medical Centre
    Rina Karunakaran
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Jpn J Infect Dis 62:192-4. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Microbiology of diabetic foot infections in a teaching hospital in Malaysia: a retrospective study of 194 cases
    Nadeem Sajjad Raja
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Malaya Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 40:39-44. 2007

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Cases of melioidosis in a university teaching hospital in Malaysia
    Nadeem Sajjad Raja
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Malaya Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 41:174-9. 2008
    ..Little is known about the antimicrobial susceptibility pattern and the demography of melioidosis patients in Malaysia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Melioidosis: an emerging infectious disease
    N S Raja
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Malaya Medical Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Postgrad Med 51:140-5. 2005
    ..Our sources include a literature review, information from international consensus meetings on melioidosis and ongoing discussions within the medical and scientific community...
  3. ncbi request reprint Community-acquired vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium: a case report from Malaysia
    N S Raja
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Malaya Medical Center, Kuala Lumpur 59100, Malaysia
    J Med Microbiol 54:901-3. 2005
    ..This case highlights the need for further studies on the community prevalence of VRE among humans and animals to define unrecognized silent reservoirs for VRE, which may pose a threat to public health...
  4. ncbi request reprint Disseminated invasive aspergillosis in an apparently immunocompetent host
    Nadeem Sajjad Raja
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Malaya Medical Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 39:73-7. 2006
    ..His broncheoalveolar lavage and sputum specimens yielded A. fumigatus. Successful treatment of this infection was achieved with amphotericin B and itraconazole...
  5. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial susceptibility pattern of clinical isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in a tertiary care hospital
    Nadeem Sajjad Raja
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Malaya Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 40:45-9. 2007
    ..aeruginosa isolates has been increasing. The aim of this study was to determine the antimicrobial susceptibility patterns in P. aeruginosa strains isolated at a university teaching hospital in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia...
  6. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the routine use of the anaerobic bottle when using the BACTEC blood culture system
    Rina Karunakaran
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 40:445-9. 2007
    ..We recommend that when culturing blood, an aerobic-anaerobic pair of bottles be used rather than an aerobic-aerobic pair, to optimize the recovery of a wider spectrum of organisms, including obligatory anaerobes...
  7. ncbi request reprint Etiology of blood culture isolates among patients in a multidisciplinary teaching hospital in Kuala Lumpur
    Rina Karunakaran
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 40:432-7. 2007
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  8. ncbi request reprint Melioidotic septic arthritis: a case report and literature review
    Nadeem Sajjad Raja
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Malaya Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 40:178-82. 2007
    ..This case highlights the possible occurrence of melioidotic septic arthritis, and the importance of prompt initiation of appropriate antimicrobials to achieve good outcomes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Group B Streptococcus infection: epidemiology, serotypes, and antimicrobial susceptibility of selected isolates in the population beyond infancy (excluding females with genital tract- and pregnancy-related isolates) at the University Malaya Medical Centre
    Rina Karunakaran
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Jpn J Infect Dis 62:192-4. 2009
    ..Further studies from our hospital with larger numbers and using probabilistic sampling techniques are required to confirm the relatively high occurrence of serotype VI (the second most common serotype) in the population studied...
  10. ncbi request reprint Microbiology of diabetic foot infections in a teaching hospital in Malaysia: a retrospective study of 194 cases
    Nadeem Sajjad Raja
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Malaya Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 40:39-44. 2007
    ..This study investigated the microbiology of diabetic foot infections and their resistance to antibiotics in patients with diabetic foot infections treated at University of Malaya Medical Centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia...