Affiliation: University Hospital
- Parapharyngeal abscess by Aspergillus flavus in a neutropenic patient with myelogenous leukaemiaJohn Evison
Institute for Infectious Diseases, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Mycoses 50:239-41. 2007..A high degree of clinical suspicion may be needed due to the non-specific signs and symptoms and repeated tissue biopsies for microbiological and histopathological work up may be warranted...
- Randomized, double-blind comparative trial of subunit and virosomal influenza vaccines for immunocompromised patientsJohn Evison
Department of Infectious Diseases, Bern University Hospital and University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Clin Infect Dis 48:1402-12. 2009..To our knowledge, no study to date has compared the effects of a subunit influenza vaccine with those of a virosomal influenza vaccine on immunocompromised patients...
- Low current and nadir CD4+ T-cell counts are associated with higher hepatitis C virus RNA levels in the Swiss HIV cohort studyAndri Rauch
Division of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital Bern and University of Bern, Switzerland
Antivir Ther 13:455-60. 2008..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of CD4+ T-cell counts and other characteristics of HIV-infected individuals on hepatitis C virus (HCV) RNA levels...
- Unsafe sex and increased incidence of hepatitis C virus infection among HIV-infected men who have sex with men: the Swiss HIV Cohort StudyAndri Rauch
Division of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital Berne, Switzerland
Clin Infect Dis 41:395-402. 2005..Data on the incidence of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected persons are sparse. It is controversial whether and how frequently HCV is transmitted by unprotected sexual intercourse...