- Invasive candidiasis in Pakistan: clinical characteristics, species distribution and antifungal susceptibilityJ Q Farooqi
Department of Pathology Microbiology, Aga Khan Hospital Karachi, Pakistan
J Med Microbiol 62:259-68. 2013..These data will be useful for empiric selection of antifungals in Karachi, and contribute to global assessments of antifungal resistance...
- Species identification of invasive yeasts including Candida in Pakistan: limitations of phenotypic methodsJoveria Farooqi
Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan Hospital, Karachi
J Pak Med Assoc 62:995-8. 2012..To compare phenotypic and genotypic methods of yeast identification...
- Rhinocladiella mackenziei as an emerging cause of cerebral phaeohyphomycosis in Pakistan: a case seriesKauser Jabeen
Department of Pathology Microbiology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Stadium Road, Karachi, Pakistan
Clin Infect Dis 52:213-7. 2011..Diabetes, head trauma, immunosuppressive treatment, and postpartum state were present in 4 cases. Two survivals and 3 fatalities occurred, with 1 patient lost to follow-up...
- Community-acquired pneumoniaMuhammad Irfan
Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
Curr Opin Pulm Med 19:198-208. 2013..Community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) contributes significantly to morbidity and mortality, especially in the elderly. Recent advances aimed at improving outcomes and reducing CAP disease burden are summarized...