- Risk factors affecting the incidence of infection after orthopaedic surgery: the role of chemoprophylaxisAikaterini Masgala
First Department of Internal Medicine, Konstantopoulio General Hospital, Athens, Greece
Cent Eur J Public Health 20:252-6. 2012..001) associated with post-surgical infection. More specifically, the use of vancomycin instead of cephalosporin is associated with a lower risk of infection...
- Discrepancies between various methods in susceptibility testing and epidemiological analysis of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia clinical isolatesAikaterini Masgala
4th Department of Internal Medicine, Molecular Biology Section, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
Cent Eur J Public Health 18:119-23. 2010..Furthermore, the high genomic diversity observed in the S. maltophilia strains indicates the need for careful epidemiological evaluation especially in nosocomial outbreaks...