Visanu Thamlikitkul

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Affiliation: Mahidol University
Country: Thailand

Publications

  1. pmc In vitro activity of tigecycline against Burkholderia pseudomallei and Burkholderia thailandensis
    Visanu Thamlikitkul
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 50:1555-7. 2006
  2. pmc Bridging the gap between knowledge and action for health: Case studies
    Visanu Thamlikitkul
    Department of Medicine and Department of Research Promotion, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Bull World Health Organ 84:603-7. 2006
  3. ncbi Upper respiratory tract infection in Thai adults: prevalence and prediction of bacterial causes, and effectiveness of using clinical practice guidelines
    Pornpit Treebupachatsakul
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 89:1178-86. 2006
  4. ncbi Development of appropriate procedures for inflation of endotracheal tube cuff in intubated patients
    Sirinthip Sridermma
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 90:74-8. 2007
  5. ncbi Viability of Lactobacillus casei strain Shirota (LcS) from feces of Thai healthy subjects regularly taking milk product containing LcS
    Surapee Tiengrim
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 95:S42-7. 2012
  6. pmc Effect of different Mueller-Hinton agars on tigecycline disc diffusion susceptibility for Acinetobacter spp
    Visanu Thamlikitkul
    J Antimicrob Chemother 62:847-8. 2008
  7. ncbi Switching from heparinized saline flush to normal saline flush for maintaining peripheral venous catheter patency
    Visanu Thamlikitkul
    Department of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Int J Qual Health Care 18:183-5. 2006
  8. pmc In vitro activity of doripenem against Burkholderia pseudomallei
    Visanu Thamlikitkul
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 53:3115-7. 2009
  9. doi Efficacy and safety of Curcuma domestica extracts in patients with knee osteoarthritis
    Vilai Kuptniratsaikul
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Altern Complement Med 15:891-7. 2009
  10. ncbi Implementation of clinical practice guidelines for upper respiratory infection in Thailand
    Visanu Thamlikitkul
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Int J Infect Dis 8:47-51. 2004

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  1. pmc In vitro activity of tigecycline against Burkholderia pseudomallei and Burkholderia thailandensis
    Visanu Thamlikitkul
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 50:1555-7. 2006
    ..5 and 1 microg/ml and the MIC90 values were 2 and 1.5 microg/ml for B. pseudomallei and B. thailandensis, respectively...
  2. pmc Bridging the gap between knowledge and action for health: Case studies
    Visanu Thamlikitkul
    Department of Medicine and Department of Research Promotion, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Bull World Health Organ 84:603-7. 2006
    ..Gaps between knowledge and action for health are classified into "know-do" and "do-know" gaps with knowledge implementation and knowledge generation being the key measures for bridging the gap...
  3. ncbi Upper respiratory tract infection in Thai adults: prevalence and prediction of bacterial causes, and effectiveness of using clinical practice guidelines
    Pornpit Treebupachatsakul
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 89:1178-86. 2006
    ..Uncertainty in differentiating bacterial from viral infection is the main reason for this practice. More evidence is needed to encourage proper use of antibiotics for URI...
  4. ncbi Development of appropriate procedures for inflation of endotracheal tube cuff in intubated patients
    Sirinthip Sridermma
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 90:74-8. 2007
    ..The authors determined appropriateness of such current practice and developed an appropriate procedure for inflation of endotracheal tube cuff in intubated patients...
  5. ncbi Viability of Lactobacillus casei strain Shirota (LcS) from feces of Thai healthy subjects regularly taking milk product containing LcS
    Surapee Tiengrim
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 95:S42-7. 2012
    ..To demonstrate the recovery of Lactobacillus casei strain Shirota (LcS) from feces of Thai subjects who regularly took LcS containing milk product for 1 week and demonstrate the disappearance of LcS after stopped taking milk product...
  6. pmc Effect of different Mueller-Hinton agars on tigecycline disc diffusion susceptibility for Acinetobacter spp
    Visanu Thamlikitkul
    J Antimicrob Chemother 62:847-8. 2008
  7. ncbi Switching from heparinized saline flush to normal saline flush for maintaining peripheral venous catheter patency
    Visanu Thamlikitkul
    Department of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Int J Qual Health Care 18:183-5. 2006
    ..The practice of using heparinized saline as a flush fluid for maintaining peripheral venous catheter patency of hospitalized patients in Siriraj Hospital in Bangkok, Thailand is not evidence-based...
  8. pmc In vitro activity of doripenem against Burkholderia pseudomallei
    Visanu Thamlikitkul
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 53:3115-7. 2009
    ..There were significant correlations between MICs determined by Etest and MICs determined by agar dilution, MICs determined by Etest and inhibition zone size, and MICs determined by agar dilution and inhibition zone size...
  9. doi Efficacy and safety of Curcuma domestica extracts in patients with knee osteoarthritis
    Vilai Kuptniratsaikul
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Altern Complement Med 15:891-7. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the efficacy and safety of Curcuma domestica extracts in pain reduction and functional improvement in patients with knee osteoarthritis...
  10. ncbi Implementation of clinical practice guidelines for upper respiratory infection in Thailand
    Visanu Thamlikitkul
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Int J Infect Dis 8:47-51. 2004
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  11. ncbi Microbiological equivalence of serum bacteriostatic and bactericidal activities of the sera from healthy volunteers receiving original meropenem (Meronem) and generic meropenem (Mero)
    Visanu Thamlikitkul
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 93:S110-6. 2010
    ..The objective of the study was to determine microbiological equivalence of serum bacteriostatic and bactericidal activities of the sera from healthy volunteers receiving original meropenem (Meronem) and generic meropenem (Mero)...
  12. ncbi Microbiological equivalence of bacteriostatic and bactericidal activities of the sera from healthy volunteers receiving generic piperacillin/tazobactam (Pipertaz) and original piperacillin/tazobactam (Tazocin)
    Visanu Thamlikitkul
    Department ofMedicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 94:S196-202. 2011
    ..Piperacillin/ tazobactam is a parenteral drug. Therefore, a study demonstrating a biological equivalence of generic piperacillin/ tazobactam is not required for drug registration in Thailand...
  13. ncbi Epidemiology of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase producing gram-negative bacilli at Siriraj Hospital, Thailand, 2003
    Methee Chayakulkeeree
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:1503-9. 2005
    ..More than 80% of ESBL-producing GNB were susceptible to carbapenems. Mortality in patients infected with ESBL-producing GNB (41.3%) was significantly higher than those infected with non- ESBL-producing GNB (19.8%)...
  14. ncbi Therapeutic equivalence of generic imipenem/cilastatin for therapy of infections at Siriraj Hospital
    Sukij Piyasirisilp
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 93:S117-25. 2010
    ..The objective of the study was to compare effectiveness and safety of generic imipenem/cilastatin with original imipenem/cilastatin for therapy of infections in hospitalized patients at Siriraj Hospital...
  15. ncbi 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...
  16. ncbi Monitoring of effectiveness and safety of generic formulation of meropenem for treatment of infections at Siriraj Hospital
    Nasikarn Angkasekwinai
    Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 94:S217-24. 2011
    ..In Siriraj Hospital, generic meropenem (Monem) has been available and was substituted for original meropenem, but the effectiveness and safety of using generic meropenem in a clinical setting are the main concern...
  17. doi Prevalence of antibiotic resistance in fecal flora of patients undergoing transrectal ultrasound-guided prostate biopsy in Thailand
    Suwatthiya Siriboon
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Urol Int 88:187-93. 2012
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  18. ncbi Epidemiology of Staphylococcus aureus infections and the prevalence of infection caused by community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in hospitalized patients at Siriraj Hospital
    Sripetcharat Mekviwattanawong
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 89:S106-17. 2006
    ..The CA-MRSA infections have emerged in many parts of the world over the past decade. To our knowledge, the prevalence of CA-MRSA infections in Thai patients is unknown...
  19. ncbi In vitro activity of tigecycline against clinical isolates of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in Siriraj Hospital, Thailand
    Surapee Tiengrim
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 89:S102-5. 2006
    ..Tigecycline may prove to be an important antibiotic for treatment of multidrug-resistant A. baumannii infections in Thailand in the near future...
  20. doi Effectiveness of drug use evaluation and antibiotic authorization on patients' clinical outcomes, antibiotic consumption, and antibiotic expenditures
    Pinyo Rattanaumpawan
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Am J Infect Control 38:38-43. 2010
    ..The objective of the study was to determine the effectiveness of antibiotic authorization on patients' clinical outcomes, antibiotic consumption, and antibiotic expenditures...
  21. ncbi Risk index for predicting complications and prognosis in Thai patients with neutropenia and fever
    Methee Chayakulkeeree
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 86:212-23. 2003
    ....
  22. doi Efficacy and safety of Derris scandens Benth extracts in patients with knee osteoarthritis
    Vilai Kuptniratsaikul
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Altern Complement Med 17:147-53. 2011
    ..The objectives of this study were to determine the efficacy and safety of Derris scandens Benth extracts in pain reduction and functional improvement in patients with knee osteoarthritis (OA)...
  23. ncbi Effectiveness of disinfectant wipes for decontamination of bacteria on patients' environmental and medical equipment surfaces at Siriraj Hospital
    Chakkraphong Seenama
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 96:S111-6. 2013
    ..To determine the effectiveness of Virusolve+ disinfectant wipes and PAL disinfectant wipes for decontamination of inoculated bacteria on patients' environmental and medical equipment surfaces at Siriraj Hospital...
  24. ncbi Comparative in vitro activity of sitafloxacin against bacteria isolated from Thai patients with urinary tract infections and lower respiratory tract infections
    Surapee Tiengrim
    Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 95:S6-17. 2012
    ..To determine comparative in vitro activity of sitafloxacin against clinical isolates of bacteria from Thai patients with urinary tract infection and those with lower respiratory tract infection...
  25. pmc Prevalence and genotypic relatedness of carbapenem resistance among multidrug-resistant P. aeruginosa in tertiary hospitals across Thailand
    Piyatip Khuntayaporn
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Mahidol University, 447 Sri Ayudthaya Road, Rachathevi, Bangkok, 10400, Thailand
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 11:25. 2012
    ..Therefore, the objectives of this study were to determine the prevalence, the antibiotic susceptibility patterns and the relatedness of CR-MDR P. aeruginosa in tertiary hospitals across Thailand...
  26. ncbi Effectiveness and safety of generic formulation of meropenem (Penem) for treatment of infections at Siriraj Hospital
    Nasikarn Angkasekwinai
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hopital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 95:S34-41. 2012
    ..Generic meropenem (Penem) has been available and was substituted for original meropenem in Siriraj Hospital, but its effectiveness and safety for treatment of infection in clinical setting are the main concern...
  27. ncbi Drug use evaluation of statins at Siriraj Hospital, 2008
    Nattakarn Suwansuksree
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 93:S179-86. 2010
    ..There is no significant difference in the efficiency of each type of statins. The study of statins' efficacy shows that only generic simvastatin is cost-effective in coronary heart disease prevention...
  28. ncbi Epidemiology of sepsis in Siriraj Hospital 2007
    Nasikarn Angkasekwinai
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 92:S68-78. 2009
    ..Sepsis remains a major health burden, and there is limited epidemiological report of sepsis in Thailand...
  29. ncbi Vancomycin overuse in Siriraj Hospital
    Pinyo Rattanaumpawan
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 89:S125-32. 2006
    ..To prevent and control the spread of vancomycin resistant organisms, the prudent use of vancomycin is strongly recommended by the Hospital Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC)...
  30. pmc Serological response of patients with influenza A (H1N1) pdm09-associated pneumonia: an observational study
    Nasikarn Angkasekwinai
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    PLoS ONE 8:e81436. 2013
    ..We described and compared the antibody response to influenza A (H1N1) pdm09 in patients with and without pneumonia...
  31. ncbi Effectiveness and safety of generic formulation of piperacillin/tazobactam (Astaz-P) for treatment of infected patients at Siriraj Hospital
    Lantharita Charoenpong
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 96:S104-10. 2013
    ..To determine effectiveness and safety of generic piperacillin/tazobactam (Astaz-P) that has been available as a substitute for original piperacillin/tazobactam (Tazocin) in Siriraj Hospital since October 2011...
  32. ncbi Acinetobacter baumannii nosocomial pneumonia in tertiary care hospitals in Thailand
    Peerawong Werarak
    Siriraj Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 95:S23-33. 2012
    ..The prevalence of multi-drug resistance in A. baumannii has been increasing. The information on clinical features and clinical courses of A. baumannii NP in Thai patients are limited...
  33. ncbi 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
    ....
  34. ncbi 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...
  35. doi Randomized controlled trial of nebulized colistimethate sodium as adjunctive therapy of ventilator-associated pneumonia caused by Gram-negative bacteria
    Pinyo Rattanaumpawan
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Antimicrob Chemother 65:2645-9. 2010
    ..baumannii and P. aeruginosa at Siriraj Hospital over the past few years, with modest favourable outcomes. Objectives To determine whether nebulized CMS as adjunctive therapy of Gram-negative VAP was safe and beneficial...
  36. ncbi The efficacy of combined mefloquine-artesunate versus mefloquine-primaquine on subsequent development of Plasmodium falciparum gametocytemia
    Yupin Suputtamongkol
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:620-3. 2003
    ..falciparum by effective antimalarial treatment, but not by combination treatment with primaquine, is the most effective means to prevent subsequent gametocytemia...
  37. ncbi Molecular characterization of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases and its correlation with clinical laboratory standards institute interpretive criteria for disk diffusion susceptibility testing in enterobacteriaceae isolates in Thaialnd
    Teerawit Tangkoskul
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 43:1461-9. 2012
    ....
  38. ncbi Comparison of the efficacy and safety between generic intravenous omeprazole (Zefxon) and original omeprazole (Losec) in the adjunct treatment of non-variceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding in Siriraj Hospital
    Darin Lohsiriwat
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 94:1357-64. 2011
    ..Clinical efficacy and safety of generic omeprazole have not been well studied in Thailand...
  39. doi Effectiveness of comprehensive implementation of individualized bundling infection control measures for prevention of health care-associated infections in general medical wards
    Montri Korbkitjaroen
    Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Am J Infect Control 39:471-6. 2011
    ..The present study aimed to determine the effectiveness of comprehensive individualized bundling infection control measures in reducing HAIs and to identify the lowest possible rate of HAIs in general medical wards...
  40. ncbi Utilization of calculated low density lipoprotein cholesterol and measured low density lipoprotein cholesterol in Siriraj Hospital
    Wanida Wongtiraporn
    Department of Clinical Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 89:S156-63. 2006
    ..The use of m-LDL-cholesterol level as a guide for management of abnormal LDL-cholesterol conditions leads to an overuse of lipid lowering medications and an enormous expense of m-LDL-cholesterol assay...
  41. doi Evaluation of an NS1 antigen detection for diagnosis of acute dengue infection in patients with acute febrile illness
    Keswadee Lapphra
    Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 60:387-91. 2008
    ..2% to 72%. In an endemic area, Plateliatrade mark NS1 Ag test has limited sensitivity but very high specificity for diagnosis of dengue infection in patients with acute febrile illness...
  42. doi Randomized controlled trial and meta-analysis of oral decontamination with 2% chlorhexidine solution for the prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia
    Hutsaya Tantipong
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:131-6. 2008
    ..To determine the effectiveness of oral decontamination with 2% chlorhexidine solution for the prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP)...
  43. ncbi Implementation of chlorhexidine gluconate for central venous catheter site care at Siriraj Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
    Bancherd Balamongkhon
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Am J Infect Control 35:585-8. 2007
    ..The objective of the study was to implement locally formulated chlorhexidine gluconate for central venous catheter (CVC) site care in intensive care units (ICUs) at Siriraj Hospital...
  44. doi The safety of early versus late ambulation in the management of patients after percutaneous coronary interventions: a meta-analysis
    Sasima Tongsai
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Office for Research and Development, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Int J Nurs Stud 49:1084-90. 2012
    ..This study was conducted to assess the safety of early ambulation versus late ambulation by combining the study results on safety in patients undergoing PCI...
  45. ncbi Inhibitory activity of fermented milk with Lactobacillus casei strain Shirota against common multidrug-resistant bacteria causing hospital-acquired infections
    Surapee Tiengrim
    Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 95:S1-5. 2012
    ..To determine inhibitory activity of fermented milk with Lactobacillus casei strain Shirota (FMLC) against common multi-drug-resistant (MDR) bacteria causing hospital-acquired infections...
  46. ncbi Skin flora of patients in Thailand
    Visanu Thamlikitkul
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Am J Infect Control 31:80-4. 2003
    ..Our aim was to determine the types and amounts of skin flora, and examine the factors associated with variations in microbial skin flora in patients in Thailand...
  47. doi Pharmacokinetics of colistin methanesulfonate and formed colistin in end-stage renal disease patients receiving continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis
    Pornpan Koomanachai
    Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 58:440-6. 2014
    ..Clearance by CAPD was low for both CMS and formed colistin. Therefore, CMS doses should not be increased during CAPD. Modeling and simulation enabled us to propose the first evidence-based CMS dosage regimen for CAPD patients. ..
  48. ncbi Implementation of clinical practice policy on the continuous intravenous administration of amphotericin B deoxycholate
    Pasri Maharom
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 89:S118-24. 2006
    ..A limitation of using amphotericin B includes infusion-related reactions and nephrotoxicity. A continuous infusion of amphotericin B was found to reduce nephrotoxicity and infusion-related reactions...
  49. ncbi Randomized controlled trial of Tinospora crispa for additional therapy in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Chawanya Sangsuwan
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 87:543-6. 2004
    ..The patients receiving Tinospora crispa may have an increased risk of hepatic dysfunction...
  50. ncbi Risk factors for falls in the Thai elderly in an urban community
    Prasert Assantachai
    Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 86:124-30. 2003
    ..The need for a comprehensive study to identify the risk factors for falls among the Thai elderly is, therefore, crucial for further management...
  51. ncbi Incidence of urinary tract infections in patients with short-term indwelling urethral catheters: a comparison between a 3-day urinary drainage bag change and no change regimens
    Anuwat Keerasuntonpong
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Am J Infect Control 31:9-12. 2003
    ..In an extensive medical literature search, no evidence was noted to support this practice...
  52. ncbi Strategy to prevent falls in the Thai elderly: a controlled study integrated health research program for the Thai elderly
    Prasert Assantachai
    Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 85:215-22. 2002
    ..In conclusion, the incidence of falls was significantly reduced in the study group and a repeated campaign to alert the elderly to the risk of falling is a cost-effective way of fall prevention among the healthy elderly in the community...
  53. ncbi Efficiency of the glutaraldehyde test strip for monitoring the concentration of glutaraldehyde in reused solutions for disinfecting endoscopes
    Anuwat Keerasuntonpong
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 85:1164-8. 2002
    ..The disadvantages of this practice include inadequate disinfection of endoscopes if the concentration of glutaraldehyde in a reused solution is insufficient or wasted if the discarded solution is still active...
  54. ncbi How do Thai children and adolescents describe asthma symptoms?
    Suwannee Phankingthongkum
    Division of Allergy and Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 13:119-24. 2002
    ..8%. Local terms for asthma symptoms should be established and validated into each language to obtain reliable epidemiologic data...
  55. ncbi Comment on: High tigecycline resistance in multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii
    Visanu Thamlikitkul
    J Antimicrob Chemother 60:177-8; author reply 178-9. 2007
  56. ncbi Efficacy and safety of zidovudine and zalcitabine combined with a combination of herbs in the treatment of HIV-infected Thai patients
    Somchai Sangkitporn
    Department of Medical Sciences, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:704-8. 2005
    ..The SH herbs may be an alternative for the third anti-retroviral agent in the triple drug regimen for the treatment of HIV infected patients in countries with limited resources...
  57. ncbi Immune responses of selected phagotopes from monoclonal antibodies of Burkholderia pseudomallei
    Narisorn Na-ngam
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 39:443-51. 2008
    ..The study demonstrates the feasibility of identifying mimotopes through screening of phage-displayed random peptide libraries with B. pseudomallei MAbs...
  58. pmc Funding agencies in low- and middle-income countries: support for knowledge translation
    Cynthia Cordero
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, College of Medicine, University of the Philippines, Manila, The Philippines
    Bull World Health Organ 86:524-34. 2008
    ..The aim was to describe how selected health research funding agencies active in low- and middle-income countries promote the translation of their funded research into policy and practice...
  59. ncbi Risk factors for Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteremia in Thai patients
    Krittecho Siripassorn
    Bamrasnaradura Hospital, Department of Communicable Disease Control, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 85:1095-9. 2002
    ..However, multivariate analysis revealed that only hematologic malignancy, infections acquired while hospitalized and previous use of parenteral antibiotics were risk factors for P. aeruginosa bacteremia...
  60. ncbi Utilisation review of clopidogrel: are they used under the FDA-approved indications?
    Surachet Niruntraporn
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Naresuan University, Phitsanulok, Thailand
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 16:1031-7. 2007
    ....
  61. ncbi In vitro activity of ceftobiprole against Burkholderia pseudomallei
    Visanu Thamlikitkul
    J Antimicrob Chemother 61:460-1. 2008
  62. ncbi Cost-effectiveness analysis of chlorhexidine gluconate compared with povidone-iodine solution for catheter-site care in Siriraj Hospital, Thailand
    Ratree Maenthaisong
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Naresuan University, Pitsanuloak, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 89:S94-101. 2006
    ..This study evaluated the cost-effectiveness of chlorhexidine gluconate versus povidone-iodine for catheter-site care using the Siriraj Hospital perspective...
  63. ncbi The effect of quicklime (calcium oxide) as an inhibitor of Burkholderia pseudomallei
    Narisorn Na-ngam
    Department of Veterinary Public Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40002, Thailand
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 98:337-41. 2004
    ..Only quicklime mixed with soil at a concentration of 40% or more (weight/weight) was effective in inhibiting the growth of B. pseudomallei for up to six weeks...