A Guerrero

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Nosocomial transmission of Mycobacterium bovis resistant to 11 drugs in people with advanced HIV-1 infection
    A Guerrero
    Infectious Disease and Clinical Microbiology Department, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Universidad de Alcala de Henares, Madrid, Spain
    Lancet 350:1738-42. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for nosocomial transmission of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis due to Mycobacterium bovis among HIV-infected patients
    J Cobo
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Ramon y Cajal Hospital, University of Alcala, Madrid, Spain
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 5:413-8. 2001
  3. pmc Genetic characterization of multidrug-resistant Mycobacterium bovis strains from a hospital outbreak involving human immunodeficiency virus-positive patients
    J Blazquez
    Servicio de Microbiologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    J Clin Microbiol 35:1390-3. 1997
  4. ncbi request reprint Improved outcome of cytomegalovirus retinitis in AIDS patients after introduction of protease inhibitors
    J L Casado
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr Hum Retrovirol 19:130-4. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Salmonella lung involvement in patients with HIV infection
    J L Casado
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Chest 112:1197-201. 1997
  6. ncbi request reprint Zidovudine therapy protects against Salmonella bacteremia recurrence in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients
    J L Casado
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Cra Colmenar, 28034, Madrid, Spain
    J Infect Dis 179:1553-6. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Predicting tuberculosis among HIV-infected patients admitted to hospital: comparison of a model with clinical judgment of infectious disease specialists
    J Cobo
    Servicio de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Ramĵn y Cajal, Carretera de Colmenar Viejo, Madrid, Spain
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 20:779-84. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Semiquantitative culture of subcutaneous segment for conservative diagnosis of intravascular catheter-related infection
    J Fortun
    Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology Department, Alcala de Henares University, Ramon y Cajal Hospital, Madrid, Spain
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 24:210-4. 2000
  9. pmc Diagnostic utility of a multiplex herpesvirus PCR assay performed with cerebrospinal fluid from human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients with neurological disorders
    C Quereda
    Unidad de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, 28034 Madrid, Spain
    J Clin Microbiol 38:3061-7. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Short-course therapy for right-side endocarditis due to Staphylococcus aureus in drug abusers: cloxacillin versus glycopeptides in combination with gentamicin
    J Fortun
    Infectious Diseases Department, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Infect Dis 33:120-5. 2001

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Nosocomial transmission of Mycobacterium bovis resistant to 11 drugs in people with advanced HIV-1 infection
    A Guerrero
    Infectious Disease and Clinical Microbiology Department, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Universidad de Alcala de Henares, Madrid, Spain
    Lancet 350:1738-42. 1997
    ..We describe an epidemic of nosocomial and primary MDR M bovis tuberculosis from December, 1993, to February, 1995, among HIV-1-infected patients in a district of Madrid...
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for nosocomial transmission of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis due to Mycobacterium bovis among HIV-infected patients
    J Cobo
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Ramon y Cajal Hospital, University of Alcala, Madrid, Spain
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 5:413-8. 2001
    ..To identify risk factors for transmission of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) among hospitalized human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infected patients exposed during a nosocomial outbreak...
  3. pmc Genetic characterization of multidrug-resistant Mycobacterium bovis strains from a hospital outbreak involving human immunodeficiency virus-positive patients
    J Blazquez
    Servicio de Microbiologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    J Clin Microbiol 35:1390-3. 1997
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first characterization at the molecular level of an MDR M. bovis strain responsible for a nosocomial outbreak...
  4. ncbi request reprint Improved outcome of cytomegalovirus retinitis in AIDS patients after introduction of protease inhibitors
    J L Casado
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr Hum Retrovirol 19:130-4. 1998
    ..Therefore, protease inhibitor therapy reduces retinitis progression and improves survival. However, the immunologic response may not provide initial sufficient protection to avoid, or even may play a role on, early CMV progression...
  5. ncbi request reprint Salmonella lung involvement in patients with HIV infection
    J L Casado
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Chest 112:1197-201. 1997
    ..To determine the frequency, clinical features, and outcome of lung involvement in HIV-infected patients having nontyphoid strains of Salmonella bacteremia...
  6. ncbi request reprint Zidovudine therapy protects against Salmonella bacteremia recurrence in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients
    J L Casado
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Cra Colmenar, 28034, Madrid, Spain
    J Infect Dis 179:1553-6. 1999
    ..Due to its direct effect on Salmonella species, a zidovudine-containing regimen may protect against the recurrence of the disease...
  7. ncbi request reprint Predicting tuberculosis among HIV-infected patients admitted to hospital: comparison of a model with clinical judgment of infectious disease specialists
    J Cobo
    Servicio de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Ramĵn y Cajal, Carretera de Colmenar Viejo, Madrid, Spain
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 20:779-84. 2001
    ..Thus, a simple model based on clinical variables may be useful in helping physicians identify tuberculosis carriers among HIV-infected patients, but infectious disease specialists are able to identify them more efficiently...
  8. ncbi request reprint Semiquantitative culture of subcutaneous segment for conservative diagnosis of intravascular catheter-related infection
    J Fortun
    Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology Department, Alcala de Henares University, Ramon y Cajal Hospital, Madrid, Spain
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 24:210-4. 2000
    ..The purpose of the study was to evaluate the yield of the semiquantitative culture of the subcutaneous segment in the diagnosis of colonization of the catheter tip without removal of the catheter...
  9. pmc Diagnostic utility of a multiplex herpesvirus PCR assay performed with cerebrospinal fluid from human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients with neurological disorders
    C Quereda
    Unidad de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, 28034 Madrid, Spain
    J Clin Microbiol 38:3061-7. 2000
    ..This multiplex HV PCR assay is a specific and clinically useful method for the evaluation of HIV-infected patients with neurological disorders related to HV...
  10. ncbi request reprint Short-course therapy for right-side endocarditis due to Staphylococcus aureus in drug abusers: cloxacillin versus glycopeptides in combination with gentamicin
    J Fortun
    Infectious Diseases Department, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Infect Dis 33:120-5. 2001
    ..A 14-day course of vancomycin or teicoplanin plus gentamicin is ineffective in this instance because it is associated with a high rate of clinical and microbiological failure...
  11. pmc Value of PCR for detection of Toxoplasma gondii in aqueous humor and blood samples from immunocompetent patients with ocular toxoplasmosis
    G Bou
    Servicio de Microbiologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, 28034 Madrid, Spain
    J Clin Microbiol 37:3465-8. 1999
    ..PCR testing may be useful for discriminating between ocular toxoplasmosis and other ocular diseases, and also can avoid the problems associated with ocular puncture...