Jesús Rodríguez-Baño

Summary

Affiliation: Universidad de Sevilla
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. pmc Effect of Statin Therapy in the Outcome of Bloodstream Infections Due to Staphylococcus aureus: A Prospective Cohort Study
    Luis E López-Cortés
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Seville, Spain
    PLoS ONE 8:e82958. 2013
  2. pmc Epidemiological and clinical complexity of amoxicillin-clavulanate-resistant Escherichia coli
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Seville, Spain
    J Clin Microbiol 51:2414-7. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Outcome of bacteraemia due to extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli: impact of microbiological determinants
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Avda Dr Fedriani 3, Seville, Spain
    J Infect 67:27-34. 2013
  4. pmc Virulence profiles of bacteremic extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli: association with epidemiological and clinical features
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Sevilla, Spain
    PLoS ONE 7:e44238. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Pregnancy, obesity and other risk factors for complications in influenza A(H1N1) pdm09 infection
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology Unit, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Seville, Spain
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 30:32-7. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Impact of changes in CLSI and EUCAST breakpoints for susceptibility in bloodstream infections due to extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli
    J Rodríguez-Baño
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Sevilla, Spain
    Clin Microbiol Infect 18:894-900. 2012
  7. doi request reprint [Programs for optimizing the use of antibiotics (PROA) in Spanish hospitals: GEIH-SEIMC, SEFH and SEMPSPH consensus document]
    J Rodríguez-Baño
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Departamento de Medicina, Universidad de Sevilla, Sevilla, Espana
    Farm Hosp 36:33.e1-30. 2012
  8. doi request reprint [Programs for optimizing the use of antibiotics (PROA) in Spanish hospitals: GEIH-SEIMC, SEFH and SEMPSPH consensus document]
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Departamento de Medicina, Universidad de Sevilla, Sevilla, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 30:22.e1-22.e23. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Colonisation and infection due to Enterobacteriaceae producing plasmid-mediated AmpC β-lactamases
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Avda Dr Fedriani 3, 41009 Sevilla, Spain
    J Infect 64:176-83. 2012
  10. doi request reprint β-Lactam/β-lactam inhibitor combinations for the treatment of bacteremia due to extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli: a post hoc analysis of prospective cohorts
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Spain
    Clin Infect Dis 54:167-74. 2012

Detail Information

Publications59

  1. pmc Effect of Statin Therapy in the Outcome of Bloodstream Infections Due to Staphylococcus aureus: A Prospective Cohort Study
    Luis E López-Cortés
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Seville, Spain
    PLoS ONE 8:e82958. 2013
    ..Statins have pleiotropic effects that could influence the prevention and outcome of some infectious diseases. There is no information about their specific effect on Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia (SAB)...
  2. pmc Epidemiological and clinical complexity of amoxicillin-clavulanate-resistant Escherichia coli
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Seville, Spain
    J Clin Microbiol 51:2414-7. 2013
    ..AMC resistance in E. coli is a complex phenomenon with heterogeneous clinical implications...
  3. doi request reprint Outcome of bacteraemia due to extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli: impact of microbiological determinants
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Avda Dr Fedriani 3, Seville, Spain
    J Infect 67:27-34. 2013
    ..To investigate the impact of virulence factors (VF) and other microbiological determinants on the outcome of patients with invasive infections due to extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli (ESBLEC)...
  4. pmc Virulence profiles of bacteremic extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli: association with epidemiological and clinical features
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Sevilla, Spain
    PLoS ONE 7:e44238. 2012
    ..However, some associations between virulence clusters and some specific epidemiological features were found...
  5. doi request reprint Pregnancy, obesity and other risk factors for complications in influenza A(H1N1) pdm09 infection
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology Unit, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Seville, Spain
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 30:32-7. 2012
    ..However, it seems that pregnancy, particularly during the third trimester, increases the risk of complications, and that early antiviral treatment is associated with improved outcomes...
  6. doi request reprint Impact of changes in CLSI and EUCAST breakpoints for susceptibility in bloodstream infections due to extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli
    J Rodríguez-Baño
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Sevilla, Spain
    Clin Microbiol Infect 18:894-900. 2012
    ..In conclusion, by using current breakpoints, extended-spectrum cephalosporins would be regarded as active agents for treating a significant proportion of patients with bloodstream infections caused by ESBL-producing E. coli...
  7. doi request reprint [Programs for optimizing the use of antibiotics (PROA) in Spanish hospitals: GEIH-SEIMC, SEFH and SEMPSPH consensus document]
    J Rodríguez-Baño
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Departamento de Medicina, Universidad de Sevilla, Sevilla, Espana
    Farm Hosp 36:33.e1-30. 2012
    ....
  8. doi request reprint [Programs for optimizing the use of antibiotics (PROA) in Spanish hospitals: GEIH-SEIMC, SEFH and SEMPSPH consensus document]
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Departamento de Medicina, Universidad de Sevilla, Sevilla, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 30:22.e1-22.e23. 2012
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Colonisation and infection due to Enterobacteriaceae producing plasmid-mediated AmpC β-lactamases
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Avda Dr Fedriani 3, 41009 Sevilla, Spain
    J Infect 64:176-83. 2012
    ..To investigate the epidemiology and clinical features of infections caused by Enterobacteria producing plasmid-mediated AmpC β-lactamases (pAmpC), which are emerging as a cause of resistance to extended-spectrum cephalosporins...
  10. doi request reprint β-Lactam/β-lactam inhibitor combinations for the treatment of bacteremia due to extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli: a post hoc analysis of prospective cohorts
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Spain
    Clin Infect Dis 54:167-74. 2012
    ..Alternatives to carbapenems--considered the drugs of choice--are needed because of the emergence of carbapenemase-producing enterobacteria. The efficacy of ß-lactam/ß-lactam inhibitors (BLBLI) in such infections is controversial...
  11. pmc Biofilm formation at the solid-liquid and air-liquid interfaces by Acinetobacter species
    Sara Marti
    Laboratory Polymères, Biopolymères, Surfaces, University of Rouen, UMR 6270 and FR 3038 CNRS, IFRMP23, Mont Saint Aignan, France
    BMC Res Notes 4:5. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  12. doi request reprint [Methodology and aims of the European Cubicin® Outcome Registry and Experience (EUCORE) database]
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Sevilla, Espana
    Med Clin (Barc) 135:2-4. 2010
    ..Despite their limitations, these types of study provide useful information that should be thoroughly analyzed and interpreted...
  13. doi request reprint Current management of bloodstream infections
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Avda Dr Fedriani 3, 41009 Sevilla, Spain
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 8:815-29. 2010
    ..Several quality indicators related to the diagnosis and management of bacteremia in hospitals are proposed...
  14. pmc Risk factors and prognosis of nosocomial bloodstream infections caused by extended-spectrum-beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Seccion de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, and Departamento de Medicina, Universidad de Seville, Avda Dr Fedriani, 3, Seville 41009, Spain
    J Clin Microbiol 48:1726-31. 2010
    ..The previous use of oxyimino-beta-lactams was the only modifiable risk factor found. Resistance to drugs other than penicillins and cephalosporins was associated with increased mortality...
  15. doi request reprint Long-term control of endemic hospital-wide methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA): the impact of targeted active surveillance for MRSA in patients and healthcare workers
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Seccion de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Servicio de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, and the Departamento de Medicina, Universidad de Sevilla, Sevilla, Spain
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:786-95. 2010
    ..To evaluate the long-term impact of successive interventions on rates of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) colonization or infection and MRSA bacteremia in an endemic hospital-wide situation...
  16. doi request reprint Community-onset bacteremia due to extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli: risk factors and prognosis
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Seccion de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Seville, Spain
    Clin Infect Dis 50:40-8. 2010
    ..We investigated the prevalence and risk factors for COBSI due to ESBLEC, and described their clinical features and the impact of COBSI caused by ESBLEC on 14-day mortality...
  17. ncbi request reprint Bacteremia due to extended-spectrum beta -lactamase-producing Escherichia coli in the CTX-M era: a new clinical challenge
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Seccion de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Sevilla, 41071, Spain
    Clin Infect Dis 43:1407-14. 2006
    ..Bacteremia caused by these organisms represents a clinical challenge, because the organisms are frequently resistant to the antimicrobials recommended for treatment of patients with suspected E. coli sepsis...
  18. pmc Long-term control of hospital-wide, endemic multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii through a comprehensive "bundle" approach
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Sección Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena and Departamento de Medicina, Universidad de Sevilla, Sevilla, Spain
    Am J Infect Control 37:715-22. 2009
    ..Data on the efficacy of infection control measures in endemic situations are lacking. Here, we investigated the impact of a long-term multifaceted "bundle" approach in controlling endemic MDR Ab in a 950-bed tertiary care center...
  19. pmc Epidemiology and clinical features of infections caused by extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli in nonhospitalized patients
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Seccion de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Seville, Spain
    J Clin Microbiol 42:1089-94. 2004
    ..There was no evidence of horizontal transmission of ESBLEC strains. Avoidance of fluoroquinolone use in high-risk patients should be considered whenever possible in order to avoid the selection of these organisms...
  20. doi request reprint Escherichia coli producing SHV-type extended-spectrum beta-lactamase is a significant cause of community-acquired infection
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Seccion de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Sevilla, Spain
    J Antimicrob Chemother 63:781-4. 2009
    ..The epidemiological features of CTX-M- and SHV-producing ESBLEC causing community-acquired infections are compared...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Clonal diversity and antimicrobial susceptibility of Acinetobacter baumannii isolated in Spain. A nationwide multicenter study: GEIH-Ab project (2000)]
    Felipe Fernandez-Cuenca
    Departamento de Microbiologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Sevilla, Seville, Spain
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 22:267-71. 2004
    ..A nationwide multicenter study was performed in Spain to evaluate the clonal diversity and antimicrobial susceptibility of Acinetobacter baumannii clinical isolates...
  22. ncbi request reprint Clinical features and epidemiology of Acinetobacter baumannii colonization and infection in Spanish hospitals
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Seccion de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Sevilla, Spain
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 25:819-24. 2004
    ..To investigate the clinical features and the epidemiology of Acinetobacter baumannii in Spanish hospitals...
  23. pmc Diversity of Escherichia coli strains producing extended-spectrum beta-lactamases in Spain: second nationwide study
    Miguel A Diaz
    Servicio de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Seville, Spain
    J Clin Microbiol 48:2840-5. 2010
    ..SHV-12-producing E. coli remains an important cause of community-acquired infection...
  24. doi request reprint [Extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae in Spanish hospitals: 2nd multicenter study (GEIH-BLEE project, 2006)]
    Miguel Angel Díaz
    Servicio de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Sevilla, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 27:503-10. 2009
    ..The 2nd nationwide study was developed in 2006 to investigate the evolution of this problem...
  25. doi request reprint [Community-onset and nosocomial bacteremia due to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Spanish hospitals]
    Antonio B Millan
    Seccion de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Sevilla, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 28:336-41. 2010
    ..The objectives of this study were to evaluate the prevalence, clinical and molecular epidemiology, clinical features, and prognosis of CB due to MRSA in comparison with nosocomial bacteremia (NB)...
  26. pmc Impact of the MIC of piperacillin-tazobactam on the outcome of patients with bacteremia due to extended-spectrum-β-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli
    Pilar Retamar
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Sevilla, Spain
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 57:3402-4. 2013
    ..All 11 patients with urinary tract infections survived, irrespective of the MIC. For other sources, 30-day mortality was lower for isolates with a MIC of ≤ 2 mg/liter than for isolates with a higher MIC (0% versus 41.1%; P = 0.02)...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Control of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Spanish hospitals. A survey from the MRSA 2003 GEIH/GEMARA/REIPI project]
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Seccion de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Sevilla, Spain
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 24:149-56. 2006
    ..The incidence of MRSA infections is increasing in Spain. The objective of this study was to investigate the measures used for surveillance and control of MRSA in a sample of Spanish hospitals...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiology, clinical features and prognosis of infections due to Stenotrophomonas maltophilia]
    Maria Dolores del Toro
    Seccion de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Sevilla, Spain
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 24:4-9. 2006
    ..Few studies have assessed the epidemiology and clinical relevance of this pathogen in various types of patients from general hospitals...
  29. ncbi request reprint Clinical and molecular epidemiology of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli as a cause of nosocomial infection or colonization: implications for control
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Seville, Spain
    Clin Infect Dis 42:37-45. 2006
    ..coli in hospitalized patients, consider the specific types of ESBLs produced, and identify the risk factors for infection and colonization with these organisms...
  30. doi request reprint Clinical significance of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Seccion de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Seville, Spain
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 6:671-83. 2008
    ..Carbapenems are the drugs of choice for serious infections caused by ESBL-producing organisms but their overuse is a cause of concern...
  31. doi request reprint [In vitro activity of 18 antimicrobial agents against clinical isolates of Acinetobacter spp.: multicenter national study GEIH-REIPI-Ab 2010]
    Felipe Fernandez-Cuenca
    Unidad de Gestión Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología Clínica, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Facultad de Medicina de Sevilla, Universidad de Sevilla, Sevilla, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 31:4-9. 2013
    ..To determine the prevalence of resistance to antimicrobials in Acinetobacter baumannii (A. baumannii) from Spain and to compare it with those obtained in the first national study (GEIH-Ab project 2000)...
  32. pmc Genetic variability among ampC genes from acinetobacter genomic species 3
    Alejandro Beceiro
    Servicio de Microbiologia, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario Juan Canalejo INIBIC, La Coruna, Spain
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 53:1177-84. 2009
    ..No ISAba1 was detected upstream of the ampC genes. Our results reveal 12 new ampC genes in AG3. The enzymes showed a moderate degree of variability, and they are tentatively named ADC-12 to ADC-23...
  33. ncbi request reprint Analysis of plasmids encoding extended-spectrum beta-lactamases (ESBLs) from Escherichia coli isolated from non-hospitalised patients in Seville
    Carmen Velasco
    Department of Microbiology, Universidad de Sevilla, Spain
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 29:89-92. 2007
    ..Our data suggest that a single type or very closely related plasmids harbouring CTX-M-14 are spreading in the community among unrelated E. coli isolates in our area...
  34. doi request reprint Neonatal sepsis caused by a CTX-M-32-producing Escherichia coli isolate
    Lorena López-Cerero
    Microbiology Department, University Hospital Virgen Macarena, Faculty of Medicine, University of Seville, Seville, Spain
    J Med Microbiol 57:1303-5. 2008
    ..Increased dissemination of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing E. coli in the community should be borne in mind for empirical therapy of sepsis in high-risk newborns...
  35. doi request reprint [Glycopeptide-resistant Enterococcus faecium in a hospital in northern Spain. Molecular characterization and clinical epidemiology]
    Eva Torres
    Servicio de Microbiologia, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario A Coruña, La Coruna, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 27:511-7. 2009
    ..In this study, 10 strains of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium isolated from 10 different patients in our hospital during 2004 to 2005 were characterized...
  36. doi request reprint Epidemiological and clinical features associated with colonisation/infection by Acinetobacter baumannii with phenotypic heterogeneous resistance to carbapenems
    Felipe Fernandez-Cuenca
    Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology Unit, University Hospital Virgen Macarena, University of Seville, Avda Sanchez Pizjuan s n, 41009 Sevilla, Spain
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 40:235-8. 2012
    ..In conclusion, risk factors associated with colonisation/infection by isolates of A. baumannii with PHR to carbapenems are similar to those previously described for isolates resistant to carbapenems...
  37. doi request reprint Impact of inappropriate empirical therapy for sepsis due to health care-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Seccion de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Sevilla, Spain
    J Infect 58:131-7. 2009
    ....
  38. doi request reprint Faecal carriage of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli: prevalence, risk factors and molecular epidemiology
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Seccion de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Seville, Spain
    J Antimicrob Chemother 62:1142-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the epidemiology of faecal carriage of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)-producing Escherichia coli in the community...
  39. 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...
  40. ncbi request reprint [Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of patients with bacteriemia. Guidelines of the Sociedad Española de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología Clínica]
    José Miguel Cisneros-Herreros
    Servicio de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario Virgen del Rocio, Sevilla, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 25:111-30. 2007
    ..Diagnostic and therapeutic decisions are presented as recommendations based on the grade of available scientific evidence...
  41. doi request reprint Increased raw poultry meat colonization by extended spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli in the south of Spain
    Pilar Egea
    Microbiology Department, School of Medicine, University of Sevilla, Avda Sánchez Pizjuán s n 41009, Sevilla, Spain
    Int J Food Microbiol 159:69-73. 2012
    ..Meanwhile, CTX-M ESBLs prevalence has increased. We conclude that the trend of colonization by ESBLECs-particularly CTX-M-producing isolates-in raw poultry meat has increased in a short period of time in our area...
  42. doi request reprint Characterisation of clinical and food animal Escherichia coli isolates producing CTX-M-15 extended-spectrum β-lactamase belonging to ST410 phylogroup A
    Lorena López-Cerero
    University Hospital Virgen Macarena, Seville, Spain
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 37:365-7. 2011
    ..These findings showed the possibility of lateral gene transfer of bla(CTX-M-15) as well as other antibiotic resistance determinants between low-virulence food and clinical isolates...
  43. pmc Reappraisal of the outcome of healthcare-associated and community-acquired bacteramia: a prospective cohort study
    Pilar Retamar
    Unidad de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Seville, Spain
    BMC Infect Dis 13:344. 2013
    ..Recent changes in the epidemiology of community (CO)-BSI and treatment protocols may have modified this association. The objective of this study was to analyse the etiology, therapy and outcomes for CA and HCA BSI in our area...
  44. doi request reprint Control measures for Acinetobacter baumannii: a survey of Spanish hospitals
    Lola García-Ortega
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Sevilla, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 29:36-8. 2011
    ..Control of Acinetobacter baumannii is a challenge...
  45. ncbi request reprint [Surveillance and control of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Spanish hospitals. A GEIH-SEIMC and SEMPSPH consensus document]
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Sevilla, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 26:285-98. 2008
    ..The main measures recommended include appropriate surveillance, hand hygiene, and implementation of active surveillance, contact precautions, and environmental cleaning...
  46. ncbi request reprint [Arthroplasty-related infection: incidence, risk factors, clinical features, and outcome]
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Seccion de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Sevilla, Spain
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 26:614-20. 2008
    ..There is little information about the overall incidence, risk factors, and clinical management of arthroplasty-related infection in Spain...
  47. ncbi request reprint Impact of an evidence-based bundle intervention in the quality-of-care management and outcome of Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia
    Luis E López-Cortés
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Sevilla
    Clin Infect Dis 57:1225-33. 2013
    ..The objective of the study was to identify evidence-based quality-of-care indicators (QCIs) for the management of SAB, and to evaluate the impact of a QCI-based bundle on the management and prognosis of SAB...
  48. ncbi request reprint Escherichia coli O25b:H4/ST131 are prevalent in Spain and are often not associated with ESBL or quinolone resistance
    Lorena López-Cerero
    Microbiology and Infectious Diseases Unit, University Hospital Virgen Macarena, Sevilla, Spain
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 31:385-8. 2013
    ..At this moment, appropriate studies to assess the real prevalence of this successful lineage are still scarce...
  49. pmc Long-term outcome of patients after a single interruption of antiretroviral therapy: a cohort study
    Carmen Machado
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Seville, Avda Dr Fedriani 3, Seville, 41009, Spain
    BMC Res Notes 5:578. 2012
    ..The pre-established CD4+ cell count for restarting therapy was 300cells/μL. Cox regression was used to analyse the variables associated with earlier HAART reinitiation...
  50. pmc Prognostic factors in left-sided endocarditis: results from the Andalusian multicenter cohort
    Juan Gálvez-Acebal
    Infectious Diseases Section, University Hospital Virgen Macarena, Sevilla, Spain
    BMC Infect Dis 10:17. 2010
    ..Previous studies on prognosis in IE have observed conflicting results. The aim of this study was to identify predictors of in-hospital mortality in a large multicenter cohort of left-sided IE...
  51. pmc Impact of inadequate empirical therapy on the mortality of patients with bloodstream infections: a propensity score-based analysis
    Pilar Retamar
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Seville, Spain
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 56:472-8. 2012
    ..Programs to improve the quality of empirical therapy in patients with suspicion of BSI and optimization of definitive therapy should be implemented...
  52. doi request reprint A dynamic in vitro model for evaluating antimicrobial activity against bacterial biofilms using a new device and clinical-used catheters
    Isabel Garcia
    Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, University of Seville, Seville, Spain
    J Microbiol Methods 83:307-11. 2010
    ..Using this model, daptomycin demonstrates potent in vitro activity against S. epidermidis-biofilm on a polyurethane catheter; this activity was greater than that showed by vancomycin...
  53. doi request reprint [The microbiology laboratory's contribution to the surveillance and control of outbreaks caused by nonfermentative Gram-negative bacilli]
    Felipe Fernandez-Cuenca
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Sevilla, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 29:40-6. 2011
    ..Such activities must be performed in the context of the surveillance and control programs of specific institutions and as part of the daily work of multidisciplinary infection control teams...
  54. doi request reprint Escherichia coli belonging to the worldwide emerging epidemic clonal group O25b/ST131: risk factors and clinical implications
    Lorena López-Cerero
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Seville, Spain
    J Antimicrob Chemother 69:809-14. 2014
    ..coli worldwide. We investigated the risk factors for infections caused by ST131 E. coli and their clinical implications...
  55. ncbi request reprint [Antimicrobial prophylaxis in surgery]
    Jose Miguel Cisneros
    Servicio de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario Virgen del Rocio, Sevilla, Spain
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 20:335-40. 2002
    ..These guidelines are focussed on reducing the incidence of infection at the surgical site while minimizing the contribution of preoperative administration of antimicrobials to the development of bacterial resistance...
  56. doi request reprint [Candidemias: multicentre analysis in 16 hospitals in Andalusia (Spain)]
    M Jesús Rodríguez-Hernández
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Microbiología y Medicina Preventiva, Hospital Universitario Virgen del Rocio, Sevilla, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 29:328-33. 2011
    ..Candidemia is a nosocomial infection with high associated mortality. There have been changes in microbiology, epidemiology and treatment over the last few years, which has led us to analyse our own situation...
  57. doi request reprint [Which antibiotics should we report in an antibiogram, and how?]
    Juan Ignacio Alos
    Servicio de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitario de Getafe, Getafe, Madrid, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 28:737-41. 2010
    ..In some cases, it is convenient to include additional written comments or observations with the aim of helping clinicians to choose. In this review we include a proposal for our country that should be adapted to local situations...
  58. ncbi request reprint Clinical epidemiology of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia colonization and infection: a multicenter study
    Maria Dolores del Toro
    Seccion de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Sevilla, Spain
    Medicine (Baltimore) 81:228-39. 2002
  59. ncbi request reprint Clinical progression of hepatitis C virus-related chronic liver disease in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients undergoing highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Juan A Pineda
    Unidad Clínica de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitario de Valme, Sevilla, Spain
    Hepatology 46:622-30. 2007
    ..15 (2.45-106.48)], a diagnosis of cirrhosis at recruitment [13.69 (5.55-34.48)], hepatic encephalopathy [62.5 (21.27-200)] and lower CD4 cell gain [3.63 (1.45-9.09)] were associated with mortality due to liver failure...