Marc Mendelson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cape Town
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. pmc Antibiotic stewardship ward rounds and a dedicated prescription chart reduce antibiotic consumption and pharmacy costs without affecting inpatient mortality or re-admission rates
    Tom H Boyles
    Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, Department of Medicine, Groote Schuur Hospital, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 8:e79747. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Rapidly progressive post-transplant lymphoproliferative disease following withdrawal of sirolimus
    Marc Mendelson
    Department of Medicine, Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 102:924-6. 2012
  3. pmc Health risks in travelers to South Africa: the GeoSentinel experience and implications for the 2010 FIFA World Cup
    Marc Mendelson
    Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 82:991-5. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint The role of the infectious diseases unit at Groote Schuur Hospital in addressing South Africa's greatest burden of disease
    Mishal Pandie
    Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town
    S Afr Med J 102:528-31. 2012
  5. doi request reprint A dimorphic fungus causing disseminated infection in South Africa
    Chris Kenyon
    Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, Department of Medicine, Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa
    N Engl J Med 369:1416-24. 2013
  6. pmc Failure to eradicate Isospora belli diarrhoea despite immune reconstitution in adults with HIV--a case series
    Tom H Boyles
    Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, Department of Medicine, Groote Schuur Hospital, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 7:e42844. 2012
  7. pmc Complications of antiretroviral therapy initiation in hospitalised patients with HIV-associated tuberculosis
    Helen van der Plas
    Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 8:e54145. 2013

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Antibiotic stewardship ward rounds and a dedicated prescription chart reduce antibiotic consumption and pharmacy costs without affecting inpatient mortality or re-admission rates
    Tom H Boyles
    Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, Department of Medicine, Groote Schuur Hospital, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 8:e79747. 2013
    ..Few studies have been reported from developing countries and none from Africa that report on an intervention based approach with outcomes that include morbidity and mortality...
  2. doi request reprint Rapidly progressive post-transplant lymphoproliferative disease following withdrawal of sirolimus
    Marc Mendelson
    Department of Medicine, Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 102:924-6. 2012
    ..We present a case of rapidly progressive central nervous system (CNS) polymorphic Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)-related post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder following the withdrawal of sirolimus...
  3. pmc Health risks in travelers to South Africa: the GeoSentinel experience and implications for the 2010 FIFA World Cup
    Marc Mendelson
    Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 82:991-5. 2010
    ..Vaccine-preventable diseases, typhoid, hepatitis A, and potential rabies exposures were uncommon in South Africa travelers. Pre-travel advice for the travelers to the 2010 World Cup should be individualized according to these findings...
  4. ncbi request reprint The role of the infectious diseases unit at Groote Schuur Hospital in addressing South Africa's greatest burden of disease
    Mishal Pandie
    Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town
    S Afr Med J 102:528-31. 2012
    ..However, other infections including community-acquired and imported infections and the rise in hospital-acquired infections pose a considerable threat to public health...
  5. doi request reprint A dimorphic fungus causing disseminated infection in South Africa
    Chris Kenyon
    Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, Department of Medicine, Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa
    N Engl J Med 369:1416-24. 2013
    ..We report a fungal pathogen within the genus emmonsia that is most closely related to E. pasteuriana in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected adults in South Africa...
  6. pmc Failure to eradicate Isospora belli diarrhoea despite immune reconstitution in adults with HIV--a case series
    Tom H Boyles
    Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, Department of Medicine, Groote Schuur Hospital, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 7:e42844. 2012
    ..Mortality was high and pending more data we recommend extended treatment with high-dose co-trimoxazole in similar cases...
  7. pmc Complications of antiretroviral therapy initiation in hospitalised patients with HIV-associated tuberculosis
    Helen van der Plas
    Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 8:e54145. 2013
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