Kauser Jabeen

Summary

Affiliation: The Aga Khan University
Country: Pakistan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Emergence of quinolone-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Pakistan
    Kauser Jabeen
    Pathology Microbiology Department, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    Int J STD AIDS 17:30-3. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae and limited treatment options
    Afia Zafar
    J Pak Med Assoc 57:333-4. 2007
  3. pmc Antimicrobial susceptibility and genetic characteristics of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates from India, Pakistan and Bhutan in 2007-2011
    Sunil Sethi
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Post Graduate Institute of MedicalEducation and Research, Chandigarh, India
    BMC Infect Dis 13:35. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Rhinocladiella mackenziei as an emerging cause of cerebral phaeohyphomycosis in Pakistan: a case series
    Kauser Jabeen
    Department of Pathology Microbiology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Stadium Road, Karachi, Pakistan
    Clin Infect Dis 52:213-7. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Vibrio cholerae O1 bacteremia in Pakistan: analysis of eight cases
    Kauser Jabeen
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 104:563-5. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Increased isolation of Vibrio cholerae O1 serotype Inaba over serotype Ogawa in Pakistan
    K Jabeen
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    East Mediterr Health J 14:564-70. 2008
  7. pmc Increase in isolation of extended spectrum beta lactamase producing multidrug resistant non typhoidal Salmonellae in Pakistan
    Kauser Jabeen
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Infect Dis 10:101. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of predominant Neisseria gonorrhoeae strain types and its correlation with fluoroquinolone resistance in Pakistan
    Summiya Nizamuddin
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 61:446-9. 2011
  9. pmc Characterization of mutations conferring extensive drug resistance to Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates in Pakistan
    Asho Ali
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, The Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, PO Box 3500, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 55:5654-9. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Increased isolation of ESBL producing Klebsiella pneumoniae with emergence of carbapenem resistant isolates in Pakistan: report from a tertiary care hospital
    Erum Khan
    Department of Pathology Microbiology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Stadium Road, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Pak Med Assoc 60:186-90. 2010

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Emergence of quinolone-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Pakistan
    Kauser Jabeen
    Pathology Microbiology Department, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    Int J STD AIDS 17:30-3. 2006
    ..We strongly urge the need of detection and documentation of the resistant gonococcal isolates, as in vitro resistance is associated with clinical failure...
  2. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae and limited treatment options
    Afia Zafar
    J Pak Med Assoc 57:333-4. 2007
  3. pmc Antimicrobial susceptibility and genetic characteristics of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates from India, Pakistan and Bhutan in 2007-2011
    Sunil Sethi
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Post Graduate Institute of MedicalEducation and Research, Chandigarh, India
    BMC Infect Dis 13:35. 2013
    ..In this paper, we describe the prevalence of antimicrobial resistance and molecular characteristics of N. gonorrhoeae isolates from India, Pakistan, and Bhutan in 2007-2011...
  4. doi request reprint Rhinocladiella mackenziei as an emerging cause of cerebral phaeohyphomycosis in Pakistan: a case series
    Kauser 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...
  5. doi request reprint Vibrio cholerae O1 bacteremia in Pakistan: analysis of eight cases
    Kauser Jabeen
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 104:563-5. 2010
    ..Two of the eight patients died and one was lost to follow up and this outcome may be due to prior immunity leading to less severe illness...
  6. ncbi request reprint Increased isolation of Vibrio cholerae O1 serotype Inaba over serotype Ogawa in Pakistan
    K Jabeen
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    East Mediterr Health J 14:564-70. 2008
    ..This sensitivity pattern is almost similar to that of the previous predominant serotype Ogawa...
  7. pmc Increase in isolation of extended spectrum beta lactamase producing multidrug resistant non typhoidal Salmonellae in Pakistan
    Kauser Jabeen
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Infect Dis 10:101. 2010
    ..Resistance to quinolone and 3rd generation cephalosporin amongst non typhoidal Salmonellae (NTS) from Pakistan has been reported in this study...
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of predominant Neisseria gonorrhoeae strain types and its correlation with fluoroquinolone resistance in Pakistan
    Summiya Nizamuddin
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 61:446-9. 2011
    ..To study the predominant Neisseria gonorrhoeae strain types in Pakistan and to evaluate their correlation with fluoroquinolone resistance...
  9. pmc Characterization of mutations conferring extensive drug resistance to Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates in Pakistan
    Asho Ali
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, The Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, PO Box 3500, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 55:5654-9. 2011
    ..Additional genetic loci need to be tested for detection of mutations conferring fluoroquinolone, aminoglycoside, and capreomycin resistance in order to improve molecular diagnosis of regional XDR M. tuberculosis strains...
  10. ncbi request reprint Increased isolation of ESBL producing Klebsiella pneumoniae with emergence of carbapenem resistant isolates in Pakistan: report from a tertiary care hospital
    Erum Khan
    Department of Pathology Microbiology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Stadium Road, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Pak Med Assoc 60:186-90. 2010
    ..To report trends of extended spectrum beta lactamase (ESBL), multidrug resistant (MDR) ESBL and emergence of carbapenem resistant ESBL producing isolates of K. pneumoniae from Pakistan...
  11. pmc Fluoroquinolone resistance among Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains from Karachi, Pakistan: data from community-based field clinics
    Yasraba Rafiq
    Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 55:929-30. 2011
    ..Our data reflect considerable FQ-resistant M. tuberculosis isolates and the need to consider inclusion of FQ within first-line sensitivity testing in such settings...
  12. pmc Susceptibility testing of extensively drug-resistant and pre-extensively drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis against levofloxacin, linezolid, and amoxicillin-clavulanate
    Imran Ahmed
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 57:2522-5. 2013
    ..High resistance rates against LVX in our study suggest the use of this drug with caution for DR-TB cases from this area. Drug susceptibility testing against LVX and AMC may be helpful in complicated and difficult-to-manage cases...
  13. ncbi request reprint Species identification of invasive yeasts including Candida in Pakistan: limitations of phenotypic methods
    Joveria 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...
  14. doi request reprint Trends in Mycobacterium tuberculosis resistance, Pakistan, 1990-2007
    Rumina Hasan
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, Karachi, Pakistan
    Int J Infect Dis 13:e377-82. 2009
    ..To determine resistance trends including the emergence of extensive drug resistance (XDR) in Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB) isolates from Pakistan...
  15. pmc Increasing Trend of Resistance to Penicillin, Tetracycline, and Fluoroquinolone Resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae from Pakistan (1992-2009)
    Kauser Jabeen
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    J Trop Med 2011:960501. 2011
    ..Ceftriaxone and cefixime should be the first line therapy; however periodic MICs should be determined to identify emergence of strains with reduced susceptibility...
  16. pmc Extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis, Pakistan
    Rumina Hasan
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:1473-5. 2010
    ..01). To understand the epidemiology, we genotyped selected strains by using spoligotyping, mycobacterial interspersed repetitive units-variable number of tandem repeats, and IS6110 restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis...
  17. doi request reprint Necrotising fasciitis due to Absidia corymbifera in wounds dressed with non sterile bandages
    Sadia Shakoor
    Department of Pathology and Medicine, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    Int Wound J 8:651-5. 2011
    ..We propose that traumatic and deep wounds be dressed with sterile roller bandages to prevent outbreaks of wound zygomycosis...
  18. doi request reprint Identification of non-tuberculous mycobacteria isolated from clinical specimens at a tertiary care hospital: a cross-sectional study
    Imran Ahmed
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Infect Dis 13:493. 2013
    ..Knowledge of local species variation would help targeted therapy. This study was performed to determine frequencies of different NTM species isolated from various clinical specimens submitted at a tertiary care hospital laboratory...
  19. pmc Evaluation of immune response to Hepatitis B vaccine in health care workers at a tertiary care hospital in Pakistan: an observational prospective study
    Mohammad Zeeshan
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology Supariwala building Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Infect Dis 7:120. 2007
    ..Therefore we evaluated immune response to HBV vaccine in HCWs at a tertiary care hospital in Karachi, Pakistan...
  20. ncbi request reprint Fluoroquinolone-Resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis, Pakistan, 2005-2009
    Kauser Jabeen
    Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    Emerg Infect Dis 17:564-6. 2011
    ..We present data from a tertiary care referral center laboratory in Pakistan to assess fluoroquinolone resistance in MDR TB strains during 2005-2009...
  21. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial resistance profile of methicillin resistant staphylococcal aureus from skin and soft tissue isolates
    Faiza Idrees
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Pak Med Assoc 59:266-9. 2009
    ..To evaluate resistance rates in methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) against clindamycin, cotrimoxazole, tetracycline, fusidic acid, rifampicin and chloramphenicol isolated from skin and soft tissue infections (SSTI)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Comparison of double disc and combined disc method for the detection of extended spectrum beta lactamases in enterobacteriaceae
    K Jabeen
    Department of Pathology, Aga Khan University, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 53:534-6. 2003
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  23. ncbi request reprint Re-emergence of Vibrio cholerae O139 in Pakistan: report from a tertiary care hospital
    K Jabeen
    Department of Microbiology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 53:335-8. 2003
    ..This study reports re-emergence of Vibrio cholerae O139 in Pakistan in 2000-2001 from a tertiary care hospital in Karachi, Pakistan...