S Skovbjerg

Summary

Affiliation: Sahlgrenska University Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Low rate of pneumococci non-susceptible to penicillin in healthy Swedish toddlers
    Susann Skovbjerg
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Scand J Infect Dis 45:279-84. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Spray bacteriotherapy decreases middle ear fluid in children with secretory otitis media
    S Skovbjerg
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, University of Gothenburg, Guldhedsgatan 10A, SE 413 46 Gothenburg, Sweden
    Arch Dis Child 94:92-8. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Optimization of the detection of microbes in blood from immunocompromised patients with haematological malignancies
    S Skovbjerg
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Clin Microbiol Infect 15:680-3. 2009
  4. doi request reprint High cytokine levels in perforated acute otitis media exudates containing live bacteria
    S Skovbjerg
    Department of Infectious Medicine Clinical Bacteriology, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Clin Microbiol Infect 16:1382-8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria induce different patterns of cytokine production in human mononuclear cells irrespective of taxonomic relatedness
    Susann Skovbjerg
    Department of Infectious Medicine Clinical Bacteriology, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Interferon Cytokine Res 30:23-32. 2010

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi request reprint Low rate of pneumococci non-susceptible to penicillin in healthy Swedish toddlers
    Susann Skovbjerg
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Scand J Infect Dis 45:279-84. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to determine if a noted increase in non-susceptibility to penicillin among pneumococcal clinical isolates from young children reflected a similar increase in healthy children...
  2. doi request reprint Spray bacteriotherapy decreases middle ear fluid in children with secretory otitis media
    S Skovbjerg
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, University of Gothenburg, Guldhedsgatan 10A, SE 413 46 Gothenburg, Sweden
    Arch Dis Child 94:92-8. 2009
    ..Secretory otitis media (SOM) is characterised by persistent fluid in the middle ear cavity, but the cause is unknown. We investigated the clinical, bacteriological and immunological effects of treatment with probiotic bacteria on SOM...
  3. doi request reprint Optimization of the detection of microbes in blood from immunocompromised patients with haematological malignancies
    S Skovbjerg
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Clin Microbiol Infect 15:680-3. 2009
    ..These data indicate that PCR assays might be a complement for the detection of blood-borne opportunists in immunocompromised haematology patients...
  4. doi request reprint High cytokine levels in perforated acute otitis media exudates containing live bacteria
    S Skovbjerg
    Department of Infectious Medicine Clinical Bacteriology, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Clin Microbiol Infect 16:1382-8. 2010
    ..IL-6 and PGE2, however, remain after bacterial disintegration, and may play a role in the resolution phase...
  5. doi request reprint Gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria induce different patterns of cytokine production in human mononuclear cells irrespective of taxonomic relatedness
    Susann Skovbjerg
    Department of Infectious Medicine Clinical Bacteriology, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Interferon Cytokine Res 30:23-32. 2010
    ..The results confirm the fundamental difference in innate immune responses to Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria, which crosses taxonomic borders and probably reflects differences in cell wall structure...