Pattarachai Kiratisin

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Affiliation: Mahidol University
Country: Thailand

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for and outcomes of healthcare-associated infection due to extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli or Klebsiella pneumoniae in Thailand
    Anucha Apisarnthanarak
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasart University Hospital, Pratumthani, Thailand
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:873-6. 2007
  2. doi request reprint A 2-year trend of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae in Thailand: an alert for infection control
    Pattarachai Kiratisin
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, 2 Prannok Road, Bangkok Noi, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 102:460-4. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Comparative in vitro activity of carbapenems against major Gram-negative pathogens: results of Asia-Pacific surveillance from the COMPACT II study
    Pattarachai Kiratisin
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, 2 Prannok Road, Bangkok Noi, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 39:311-6. 2012
  4. pmc Molecular characterization and epidemiology of extended-spectrum-beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates causing health care-associated infection in Thailand, where the CTX-M family is endemic
    Pattarachai Kiratisin
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, 2 Prannok Rd, Bangkok Noi, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 52:2818-24. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Bacteraemia due to non-typhoidal Salmonella in Thailand: clinical and microbiological analysis
    Pattarachai Kiratisin
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, 2 Prannok Road, Bangkok Noi, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 102:384-8. 2008
  6. pmc Roles and interactions of Burkholderia pseudomallei BpsIR quorum-sensing system determinants
    Pattarachai Kiratisin
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, 2 Prannok Rd, Bangkok Noi, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    J Bacteriol 190:7291-7. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of commercial systems for identification of Burkholderia pseudomallei versus Burkholderia cepacia
    Pattarachai Kiratisin
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 59:277-81. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Effects of inoculum, delayed loading, and storage temperature of blood culture bottles on the detection of Burkholderia pseudomallei
    Pattarachai Kiratisin
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 62:467-70. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint The emergence of a novel ceftazidime-resistant CTX-M extended-spectrum beta-lactamase, CTX-M-55, in both community-onset and hospital-acquired infections in Thailand
    Pattarachai Kiratisin
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 58:349-55. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Synergistic activities between carbapenems and other antimicrobial agents against Acinetobacter baumannii including multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant isolates
    Pattarachai Kiratisin
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, 2 Prannok Road, Bangkok Noi, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 36:243-6. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for and outcomes of healthcare-associated infection due to extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli or Klebsiella pneumoniae in Thailand
    Anucha Apisarnthanarak
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasart University Hospital, Pratumthani, Thailand
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:873-6. 2007
    ..By multivariable analysis, prior exposure to third-generation cephalosporins and transfer from another hospital were risk factors associated with infection. Receipt of inadequate antimicrobial therapy was a predictor of mortality...
  2. doi request reprint A 2-year trend of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae in Thailand: an alert for infection control
    Pattarachai Kiratisin
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, 2 Prannok Road, Bangkok Noi, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 102:460-4. 2008
    ..This study poses a serious concern for infection control in Thailand and indicates the need for immediate action to prevent further spread of these resistant bacteria...
  3. doi request reprint Comparative in vitro activity of carbapenems against major Gram-negative pathogens: results of Asia-Pacific surveillance from the COMPACT II study
    Pattarachai Kiratisin
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, 2 Prannok Road, Bangkok Noi, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 39:311-6. 2012
    ..baumannii. The high prevalence of carbapenem resistance amongst important nosocomial pathogens (P. aeruginosa and A. baumannii) warrants rigorous infection control measures and appropriate antimicrobial use in the Asia-Pacific region...
  4. pmc Molecular characterization and epidemiology of extended-spectrum-beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates causing health care-associated infection in Thailand, where the CTX-M family is endemic
    Pattarachai Kiratisin
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, 2 Prannok Rd, Bangkok Noi, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 52:2818-24. 2008
    ..This is the first study to report CTX-M-3, CTX-M-27, CTX-M-40, SHV-27, SHV-71, and SHV-75 in Thailand and to show that CTX-M ESBL is highly endemic in the country...
  5. doi request reprint Bacteraemia due to non-typhoidal Salmonella in Thailand: clinical and microbiological analysis
    Pattarachai Kiratisin
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, 2 Prannok Road, Bangkok Noi, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 102:384-8. 2008
    ..The most common underlying disease was HIV infection. Up to 30% of NTS isolates were identified as multidrug resistant. This study should prompt an alert regarding the evolving pattern of NTS bacteraemia in Thailand...
  6. pmc Roles and interactions of Burkholderia pseudomallei BpsIR quorum-sensing system determinants
    Pattarachai Kiratisin
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, 2 Prannok Rd, Bangkok Noi, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    J Bacteriol 190:7291-7. 2008
    ..We report two novel findings, that BpsR can function as an activator and a repressor for bpsI expression and that BpsR may form homodimers and heterodimers...
  7. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of commercial systems for identification of Burkholderia pseudomallei versus Burkholderia cepacia
    Pattarachai Kiratisin
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 59:277-81. 2007
    ..pseudomallei and B. cepacia are discussed. Our study emphasized that laboratories should carefully interpret the identification of B. pseudomallei and B. cepacia when using commercial systems...
  8. doi request reprint Effects of inoculum, delayed loading, and storage temperature of blood culture bottles on the detection of Burkholderia pseudomallei
    Pattarachai Kiratisin
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 62:467-70. 2008
    ..pseudomallei by the BacT/ALERT system. The results suggested that bottles may be preincubated at 35 degrees C for up to 12 h, or held at ambient temperature for up to 24 h, or refrigerated at 4 degrees C for up to 48 h...
  9. ncbi request reprint The emergence of a novel ceftazidime-resistant CTX-M extended-spectrum beta-lactamase, CTX-M-55, in both community-onset and hospital-acquired infections in Thailand
    Pattarachai Kiratisin
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 58:349-55. 2007
    ..The CTX-M-55 ESBL showed reduced susceptibility to ceftazidime. This investigation provides the relevant clinical and molecular epidemiology for the gene encoding for CTX-M-55 in the isolates from these patients...
  10. doi request reprint Synergistic activities between carbapenems and other antimicrobial agents against Acinetobacter baumannii including multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant isolates
    Pattarachai Kiratisin
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, 2 Prannok Road, Bangkok Noi, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 36:243-6. 2010
    ..5-32.5%) than the other tested agents, which may suggest a role in combination therapy against highly resistant A. baumannii...
  11. doi request reprint Genotypic analysis of plasmid-mediated beta-lactamases amongst Enterobacteriaceae other than Escherichia spp. and Klebsiella spp. that are non-susceptible to a broad-spectrum cephalosporin
    Pattarachai Kiratisin
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, 2 Prannok Road, Bangkok Noi, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 36:343-7. 2010
    ..This study provides an insight into plasmid-mediated resistance determinants amongst cephalosporin-non-susceptible Enterobacteriaceae other than Escherichia spp. and Klebsiella spp...
  12. doi request reprint Resistance phenotype-genotype correlation and molecular epidemiology of Citrobacter, Enterobacter, Proteus, Providencia, Salmonella and Serratia that carry extended-spectrum β-lactamases with or without plasmid-mediated AmpC β-lactamase genes in Thailand
    Pattarachai Kiratisin
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok Noi, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 105:46-51. 2011
    ..This study indicated a high prevalence of ESBLs and pAmpCs among less common members of the family Enterobacteriaceae in Thailand and these resistant bacteria need to be monitored...
  13. doi request reprint Clinical and molecular epidemiology of healthcare-associated infections due to extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)-producing strains of Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae that harbor multiple ESBL genes
    Anucha Apisarnthanarak
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasart University Hospital, Pratumthani, Thailand
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:1026-34. 2008
    ..To characterize healthcare-associated infections due to extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)-producing strains of Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae that harbor multiple ESBL genes, as opposed to a single ESBL gene...
  14. doi request reprint Predictors of mortality from community-onset bloodstream infections due to extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae
    Anucha Apisarnthanarak
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University Hospital, Pratumthani, Thailand
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:671-4. 2008
    ..pneumoniae pathogens (P = .02) and failure to receive an initial empirical regimen that included either beta-lactam and beta-lactamase-inhibitors or a carbapenem (P = .04)...
  15. doi request reprint Molecular investigation of carbapenem resistance among multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated clinically in Thailand
    Piyatip Khuntayaporn
    Department of Microbiology, Mahidol University, 447 Sri Ayudthaya Road, Rachathevi, Bangkok, 10400, Thailand
    Microbiol Immunol 57:170-8. 2013
    ..Hyperproduction of AmpC β-lactamase had the lowest prevalence rate (3.97%). It was concluded that CR-MDR P. aeruginosa clinical isolates in Thailand possess multifactorial resistance mechanisms...
  16. ncbi request reprint Photo quiz. A Thai woman with fever and skin lesions
    Anucha Apisarnthanarak
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasart University Hospital, Pratumthani, Thailand
    Clin Infect Dis 40:988-9, 1053-4. 2005
  17. ncbi request reprint Salmonella group C necrotizing fasciitis: a case report and review of the literature
    Thana Khawcharoenporn
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasart University Hospital, Pratumthani 12120, Thailand
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 54:319-22. 2006
    ..In addition, we provide a literature review on risk factors and treatment of this uncommon disease sequelae...
  18. ncbi request reprint Hospital-acquired pneumonia and ventilator-associated pneumonia in adults at Siriraj Hospital: etiology, clinical outcomes, and impact of antimicrobial resistance
    Peerawong Werarak
    Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 93:S126-38. 2010
    ..One of the factors contributing to a high mortality rate of HAP and VAP could be antibiotic resistance among the causative agents...
  19. pmc Francisella novicida bacteremia, Thailand
    Amornrut Leelaporn
    Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1935-7. 2008
    ..The organism was isolated from blood cultures and identified by 16S rDNA and PPIase gene analyses. Diagnosis and treatment were delayed due to unawareness of the disease in this region...
  20. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of colistin (colistimethate sodium) for therapy of infections caused by multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Acinetobacter baumannii in Siriraj Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
    Pornpan Koomanachai
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Department of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Prannok Road, Bangkok, Thailand
    Int J Infect Dis 11:402-6. 2007
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  21. ncbi request reprint Pseudo-outbreak of Acinetobacter lwoffii infection in a tertiary care center in Thailand
    Anucha Apisarnthanarak
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasart University Hospital, Pratumthani, Thailand
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:637-9. 2007
    ..Prompt confirmation of incomplete use of the automated system's algorithm as the point source of the misidentified A. lwoffii clinical isolates averted a full outbreak investigation and excess use of infection control resources...
  22. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for multi-drug resistant Acinetobacter baumannii nosocomial infection
    Kunlayanee Surasarang
    Center for Nosocomial Infection Control, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 90:1633-9. 2007
    ..To assess factors associated with multi-drug resistant Acinetobacter baumannii (MDR-AB) nosocomial infection...
  23. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of Ochrobactrum intermedium bacteremia in a patient with bladder cancer
    Anucha Apisarnthanarak
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasart University Hospital, Pratumthani, 12120, Thailand
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 53:153-5. 2005
    ..The patient was successfully treated with imipenem and ciprofloxacin...
  24. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of suspected Clostridium difficile-associated hospital-acquired diarrhea in hospitalized patients at Siriraj Hospital
    Wilawan Thipmontree
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 94:S207-16. 2011
    ..Clostridium difficile-associated disease (CDAD) is an important cause of hospital-acquired diarrhea...
  25. doi request reprint Pharmacodynamic profiling of doripenem, imipenem and meropenem against prevalent Gram-negative organisms in the Asia-Pacific region
    Pattarachai Kiratisin
    Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 41:47-51. 2013
    ..aeruginosa and A. baumannii that are prevalent in these countries...
  26. pmc Multi-probe real-time PCR identification of common Mycobacterium species in blood culture broth
    Suporn Foongladda
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Mol Diagn 11:42-8. 2009
    ..5% M. tuberculosis complex, 37.5% M. avium, and 3.8% M. intracellulare. Results can be available within 3 hours of receiving a broth sample, which makes this rapid and simple assay an attractive diagnostic tool for clinical use...
  27. ncbi request reprint Use of housekeeping gene sequencing for species identification of viridans streptococci
    Pattarachai Kiratisin
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 51:297-301. 2005
    ..This approach also suggested that some reference strains may not be correctly classified...
  28. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of cryptococcus laurentii meningitis in a patient with HIV infection: a case report and review of the literature
    Thana Khawcharoenporn
    Department of Medicine, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, 1356 Lusitana Street, 7th Fl, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Hawaii Med J 65:260-3. 2006
    ..Awareness of the emerging antifungal-resistant C. laurentii strains, as reported in the literature, should be emphasized, especially in immunocompromised patients...
  29. pmc Dyella japonica bacteremia in hemodialysis patient
    Pattarachai Kiratisin
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1266-7. 2007