Carl Spindler

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska University Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prognostic score systems and community-acquired bacteraemic pneumococcal pneumonia
    C Spindler
    Unit of Infectious Diseases, Dept of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Solna, Sweden
    Eur Respir J 28:816-23. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Swedish guidelines on the management of community-acquired pneumonia in immunocompetent adults--Swedish Society of Infectious Diseases 2012
    Carl Spindler
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm
    Scand J Infect Dis 44:885-902. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Effects of a large-scale introduction of the pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine among elderly persons in Stockholm, Sweden
    Carl Spindler
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Medicine Solna, Infectious Diseases Unit, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Vaccine 26:5541-6. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Quantitative detection of Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae, and Moraxella catarrhalis in lower respiratory tract samples by real-time PCR
    Madeleine Kais
    Clinical Microbiology, Microbiology and Tumor Biology Center, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital Solna, SE 17176 Stockholm, Sweden
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 55:169-78. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Clonal and capsular types decide whether pneumococci will act as a primary or opportunistic pathogen
    K Sjostrom
    Department of Bacteriology, Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Karolinska University Hospital, Solna, Sweden
    Clin Infect Dis 42:451-9. 2006

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Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Prognostic score systems and community-acquired bacteraemic pneumococcal pneumonia
    C Spindler
    Unit of Infectious Diseases, Dept of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Solna, Sweden
    Eur Respir J 28:816-23. 2006
    ..The pneumonia severity index was the most sensitive, but CURB-65 was easier to use...
  2. doi request reprint Swedish guidelines on the management of community-acquired pneumonia in immunocompetent adults--Swedish Society of Infectious Diseases 2012
    Carl Spindler
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm
    Scand J Infect Dis 44:885-902. 2012
    ..Recommended measures for the prevention of CAP include vaccination for influenza and pneumococci, as well as smoking cessation...
  3. doi request reprint Effects of a large-scale introduction of the pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine among elderly persons in Stockholm, Sweden
    Carl Spindler
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Medicine Solna, Infectious Diseases Unit, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Vaccine 26:5541-6. 2008
    ..The incidence of vaccine-type IPD in Stockholm declined significantly during the study period (1997-2001) in elderly persons, from 50 to 28.9/100,000, but not in other age groups in Stockholm, nor in any age group in Skåne...
  4. ncbi request reprint Quantitative detection of Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae, and Moraxella catarrhalis in lower respiratory tract samples by real-time PCR
    Madeleine Kais
    Clinical Microbiology, Microbiology and Tumor Biology Center, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital Solna, SE 17176 Stockholm, Sweden
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 55:169-78. 2006
    ..In the group of patients with LRTI, significant pathogens (>/=10(5) CFU/mL) were found in 32/135 samples (23.7%) with culture, in 51/135 (37.7%) with RQ-PCR, and in 59/135 (43.7%) when combining the methods...
  5. ncbi request reprint Clonal and capsular types decide whether pneumococci will act as a primary or opportunistic pathogen
    K Sjostrom
    Department of Bacteriology, Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Karolinska University Hospital, Solna, Sweden
    Clin Infect Dis 42:451-9. 2006
    ..Streptococcus pneumoniae is a major cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. The role of the different capsular and clonal types in invasive disease severity remains to be defined...