J P Horcajada

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Community-acquired febrile urinary tract infection in diabetics could deserve a different management: a case-control study
    J P Horcajada
    Infectious Diseases, Institut Clinic Infeccions i Immunologia ICII, Hospital Clinic Universitari IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain
    J Intern Med 254:280-6. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Molecular epidemiology and evolution of resistance to quinolones in Escherichia coli after prolonged administration of ciprofloxacin in patients with prostatitis
    Juan P Horcajada
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Institut Clínic d Infeccions i Immunologia ICII, Villarroel 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    J Antimicrob Chemother 49:55-9. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Transrectal prostatic ultrasonography in acute bacterial prostatitis: findings and clinical implications
    Juan P Horcajada
    Service of Infectious Diseases, Institut Clinic Infeccions i Immunologia ICII, Hospital Clinic Universitari IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain
    Scand J Infect Dis 35:114-20. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint A nosocomial outbreak of influenza during a period without influenza epidemic activity
    J P Horcajada
    Service of Infectious Diseases, Institut Clinic Infeccions i Immunologia, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques Augusti Pi i Sunyer, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Respir J 21:303-7. 2003
  5. pmc Evaluation of inflammatory and renal-injury markers in women treated with antibiotics for acute pyelonephritis caused by Escherichia coli
    Juan P Horcajada
    Service of Infectious Diseases, Institut Clinic Infeccions i Immunologia, Hospital Clinic Universitari IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 11:142-6. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Decreased invasive capacity of quinolone-resistant Escherichia coli in patients with urinary tract infections
    M Velasco
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Infect Dis 33:1682-6. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Biofilm formation in uropathogenic Escherichia coli strains: relationship with prostatitis, urovirulence factors and antimicrobial resistance
    S M Soto
    Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer, School of Medicine, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Urol 177:365-8. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Intra- and inter-species spread of carbapenemase genes in a non-hospitalized patient
    L Sorli
    Service of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Hospital Universitari del Mar, Passeig Maritim 25 29, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 30:1551-5. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Implication of biofilm formation in the persistence of urinary tract infection caused by uropathogenic Escherichia coli
    S M Soto
    Microbiology Department, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Microbiol Infect 12:1034-6. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint The Early Systemic Prophylaxis of Infection After Stroke study: a randomized clinical trial
    A Chamorro
    Stroke Unit, Hospital Clinic, and Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 36:1495-500. 2005

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Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Community-acquired febrile urinary tract infection in diabetics could deserve a different management: a case-control study
    J P Horcajada
    Infectious Diseases, Institut Clinic Infeccions i Immunologia ICII, Hospital Clinic Universitari IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain
    J Intern Med 254:280-6. 2003
    ..To investigate if there are relevant differences in clinical, microbiological and outcome characteristics of community-acquired febrile urinary tract infection (UTI) between diabetic and nondiabetic patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Molecular epidemiology and evolution of resistance to quinolones in Escherichia coli after prolonged administration of ciprofloxacin in patients with prostatitis
    Juan P Horcajada
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Institut Clínic d Infeccions i Immunologia ICII, Villarroel 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    J Antimicrob Chemother 49:55-9. 2002
    ..coli, genetically distinct from the E. coli isolated before and during therapy. Hence, during ciprofloxacin therapy, half of the patients were transiently colonized with new, quinolone-resistant strains of E. coli...
  3. ncbi request reprint Transrectal prostatic ultrasonography in acute bacterial prostatitis: findings and clinical implications
    Juan P Horcajada
    Service of Infectious Diseases, Institut Clinic Infeccions i Immunologia ICII, Hospital Clinic Universitari IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain
    Scand J Infect Dis 35:114-20. 2003
    ..TRUS does not need to be performed in every patient with suspicion of ABP; the only indication for TRUS in ABP is the exclusion of prostatic abscess...
  4. ncbi request reprint A nosocomial outbreak of influenza during a period without influenza epidemic activity
    J P Horcajada
    Service of Infectious Diseases, Institut Clinic Infeccions i Immunologia, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques Augusti Pi i Sunyer, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Respir J 21:303-7. 2003
    ..Epidemiological data suggest transmission from healthcare workers to inpatients. Most healthcare workers were not vaccinated against influenza. Vaccination programmes should be reinforced among healthcare workers...
  5. pmc Evaluation of inflammatory and renal-injury markers in women treated with antibiotics for acute pyelonephritis caused by Escherichia coli
    Juan P Horcajada
    Service of Infectious Diseases, Institut Clinic Infeccions i Immunologia, Hospital Clinic Universitari IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 11:142-6. 2004
    ..In women with acute pyelonephritis, appropriate antibiotic treatment rapidly decreases serum IL-6 levels and urine IL-6 and IL-8 levels, which correlate well with urine albumin and IgG levels...
  6. ncbi request reprint Decreased invasive capacity of quinolone-resistant Escherichia coli in patients with urinary tract infections
    M Velasco
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Infect Dis 33:1682-6. 2001
    ..coli is less likely to produce invasive disease (pyelonephritis and prostatitis) than is quinolone-susceptible E. coli. However, once pyelonephritis or prostatitis have developed, there is no difference in the incidence of bacteremia...
  7. ncbi request reprint Biofilm formation in uropathogenic Escherichia coli strains: relationship with prostatitis, urovirulence factors and antimicrobial resistance
    S M Soto
    Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer, School of Medicine, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Urol 177:365-8. 2007
    ..We determined the possible relationships between the different urinary tract infections, and in vitro biofilm formation, the presence of urovirulence factors and nalidixic acid resistance...
  8. doi request reprint Intra- and inter-species spread of carbapenemase genes in a non-hospitalized patient
    L Sorli
    Service of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Hospital Universitari del Mar, Passeig Maritim 25 29, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 30:1551-5. 2011
    ..To date the prevalence of VIM-1 enzymes in the community is low. This molecular finding suggests an intra-species and/or inter-species horizontal spread of the MBL gene in the same non-hospitalized patient...
  9. ncbi request reprint Implication of biofilm formation in the persistence of urinary tract infection caused by uropathogenic Escherichia coli
    S M Soto
    Microbiology Department, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Microbiol Infect 12:1034-6. 2006
    ..Biofilm assays may be helpful in selecting patients who require a therapeutic approach to eradicate persistent biofilm-forming E. coli strains and prevent subsequent relapses...
  10. ncbi request reprint The Early Systemic Prophylaxis of Infection After Stroke study: a randomized clinical trial
    A Chamorro
    Stroke Unit, Hospital Clinic, and Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 36:1495-500. 2005
    ..Early infection after stroke is frequent but the clinical value of antibiotic prophylaxis in acute stroke has never been explored...
  11. ncbi request reprint Healthcare-associated, community-acquired and hospital-acquired bacteraemic urinary tract infections in hospitalized patients: a prospective multicentre cohort study in the era of antimicrobial resistance
    J P Horcajada
    Hospital Universitari del Mar, Barcelona, Spain Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute IMIM, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Microbiol Infect 19:962-8. 2013
    ..Mortality was associated with patient condition, the severity of infection and hospital acquisition...
  12. ncbi request reprint [New antibiotics in primary care]
    J P Horcajada
    Servicio de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Institut Clinic d Infeccions i Immunologia, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Barcelona, Spain
    Rev Esp Quimioter 16:118-22. 2003
  13. pmc Short-term effectiveness of ceftriaxone single dose in the initial treatment of acute uncomplicated pyelonephritis in women. A randomised controlled trial
    M Sanchez
    Emergency Department, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Emerg Med J 19:19-22. 2002
    ..To compare the short-term effectiveness of ceftriaxone single dose followed by cefixime with a standard treatment of acute uncomplicated pyelonephritis in women...
  14. ncbi request reprint Novel MASP2 variants detected among North African and Sub-Saharan individuals
    F Lozano
    Servei d Immunologia, Hospital Clinic de Barcelona, Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer, Barcelona, Spain
    Tissue Antigens 66:131-5. 2005
    ..5%). As reported for MBL2, the marked geographic distribution of the new MASP2 variants may represent an evolutionary adaptation to different environments...
  15. doi request reprint Lack of association between genotypes and haematogenous seeding infections in a large cohort of patients with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia from 21 Spanish hospitals
    O Gasch
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Microbiol Infect 20:361-7. 2014
    ..Higher vancomycin MIC was not identified as an independent risk factor, either. In contrast, persistent bacteraemia (OR 4.2; 2.3-7.8) and non-nosocomial acquisition (3.0; 1.7-5.6) were associated with increased risk...
  16. doi request reprint Implant sonication increases the diagnostic accuracy of infection in patients with delayed, but not early, orthopaedic implant failure
    L Puig-Verdié
    Hospital del Mar Parc de Salut Mar, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Barcelona, Spain
    Bone Joint J 95:244-9. 2013
    ..In early failure, SFC is not superior to PITC for the diagnosis of infection and, therefore, is not recommended as a routine diagnostic test in these patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness and safety of colistin for the treatment of multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections
    M Montero
    Dept of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Hospital del Mar, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Infection 37:461-5. 2009
    ..To describe the clinical and microbiological outcomes of patients infected with multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa (MDRP) treated with colistin (colistimethate sodium) and the adverse events observed with this treatment...
  18. ncbi request reprint Are quinolone-resistant uropathogenic Escherichia coli less virulent?
    Jordi Vila
    Servei de Microbiologia, Instiutu Clinic Infeccions i Immunologia, Hospital Clinic IDIBAPS, Facultat de Medicina, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Infect Dis 186:1039-42. 2002
    ..05). These results suggest that resistance to quinolones may be associated with a decrease in the presence or the expression of some virulence factors in uropathogenic E. coli...
  19. ncbi request reprint Addition of a macrolide to a beta-lactam-based empirical antibiotic regimen is associated with lower in-hospital mortality for patients with bacteremic pneumococcal pneumonia
    Jose A Martinez
    Institut Clinic Infeccions i Immunologia, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Infect Dis 36:389-95. 2003
    ..However, only a randomized study can definitively determine whether this association is due to a real effect of macrolides...
  20. pmc Quinolone-resistant uropathogenic Escherichia coli strains from phylogenetic group B2 have fewer virulence factors than their susceptible counterparts
    Juan P Horcajada
    Service of Infectious Diseases, Hospital Clinic Universitari IDIBAPS, Villaroel 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    J Clin Microbiol 43:2962-4. 2005
    ..Hemolysin, cytotoxic necrotizing factor 1, and S and F1C fimbriae genes were less prevalent among nalidixic acid-resistant E. coli strains. Quinolone resistance may be associated with a decrease in the presence of some virulence factors...
  21. doi request reprint Community infections caused by extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Seccion de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Avda Dr Fedriani, 3, 41009 Seville, Spain
    Arch Intern Med 168:1897-902. 2008
    ..Data concerning risk factors, clinical features, and therapeutic options for such infections are scarce...
  22. pmc Differences in virulence factors among clinical isolates of Escherichia coli causing cystitis and pyelonephritis in women and prostatitis in men
    Joaquim Ruiz
    Servei de Microbiologia, Institut Clinic Infecciones i Inmunologia, Hospital Clinic IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain
    J Clin Microbiol 40:4445-9. 2002
    ..05). Overall, the results suggest that clinical isolates producing prostatitis are more virulent that those producing pyelonephritis or cystitis in women...
  23. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and treatment of latent tuberculosis infection in liver transplant recipients in an endemic area
    Natividad Benito
    Institut Clínic de Infeccions i Inmunologia, Hospital Clínic IDIBAPS Barcelona, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Transplantation 74:1381-6. 2002
    ..In addition, the risk of isoniazid hepatotoxicity could be high in liver transplant recipients (LTR). A retrospective cohort study was performed to evaluate the diagnosis and treatment of LTBI in LTR...
  24. ncbi request reprint Acquisition of multidrug-resistant Serratia marcescens by critically ill patients who consumed tap water during receipt of oral medication
    Juan P Horcajada
    Service of Infectious Diseases, Hospital Clinic Universitari IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:774-7. 2006
    ..Examination of the outbreak revealed epidemiological evidence that consumption of tap water from a contaminated faucet during receipt of oral medication was the mechanism of S. marcescens acquisition...
  25. doi request reprint Didanosine, lamivudine, and efavirenz versus zidovudine, lamivudine, and efavirenz for the initial treatment of HIV type 1 infection: final analysis (48 weeks) of a prospective, randomized, noninferiority clinical trial, GESIDA 3903
    Juan Berenguer
    Hospital Gregorio Maranon, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Infect Dis 47:1083-92. 2008
    ..The combination of didanosine, lamivudine, and efavirenz (ddI/3TC/EFV) for the initial treatment of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) infection has been insufficiently analyzed in clinical trials...
  26. ncbi request reprint Endogenous ocular candidiasis: changes in epidemiology and factors associated with poor functional outcome
    Juan P Horcajada
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Hospital Universitario Marques de Valdecilla, University of Cantabria, School of Medicine, Santander Cantabria, Spain
    Scand J Infect Dis 39:225-30. 2007
    ..Currently, one-third of patients are immunocompromised non-drug users. Therapy with conventional amphotericin B instead of newer antifungal drugs appears to be associated with a poorer functional outcome...
  27. ncbi request reprint Clinical consequences of infection in patients with acute stroke: is it prime time for further antibiotic trials?
    Martha Vargas
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Stroke 37:461-5. 2006
    ..We sought to evaluate the predisposing factors and clinical consequences of SAI to gather additional insight on the need of exploring other antibiotics in acute stroke...