Andreas Voss

Summary

Affiliation: Canisius Wilhelmina Hospital
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc A multi-center blinded study on the efficiency of phenotypic screening methods to detect glycopeptide intermediately susceptible Staphylococcus aureus (GISA) and heterogeneous GISA (h-GISA)
    Andreas Voss
    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen University Centre of Infectious Diseases, The Netherlands
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 6:9. 2007
  2. pmc Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in pig farming
    Andreas Voss
    Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:1965-6. 2005
  3. pmc Ventilator associated pneumonia and infection control
    Emine Alp
    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen University Centre for Infections, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 5:7. 2006
  4. pmc Community-acquired MRSA and pig-farming
    Xander W Huijsdens
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Diagnostic Laboratory for Infectious Diseases and Perinatal Screening, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 5:26. 2006
  5. pmc Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in veterinary doctors and students, the Netherlands
    Mireille Wulf
    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1939-41. 2006
  6. pmc Presence of a novel DNA methylation enzyme in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates associated with pig farming leads to uninterpretable results in standard pulsed-field gel electrophoresis analysis
    Corina C P M Bens
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Regional Public Health Laboratory, Canisius Wilhelmina Hospital, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Clin Microbiol 44:1875-6. 2006
  7. ncbi Concurrent incidence of adverse events in hospitals and nursing homes
    Betsie G I van Gaal
    Senior Researcher, Scientific Institute for Quality of Healthcare, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Nurs Scholarsh 46:187-98. 2014
  8. ncbi Associations between Staphylococcus aureus Genotype, Infection, and In-Hospital Mortality: A Nested Case-Control Study
    Heiman F L Wertheim
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Erasmus Medical Center, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Infect Dis 192:1196-200. 2005
  9. pmc Preventing the spread of MRSA
    Andreas Voss
    BMJ 329:521. 2004
  10. ncbi Risk and outcome of nosocomial Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia in nasal carriers versus non-carriers
    Heiman F L Wertheim
    Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Lancet 364:703-5. 2004

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Publications15

  1. pmc A multi-center blinded study on the efficiency of phenotypic screening methods to detect glycopeptide intermediately susceptible Staphylococcus aureus (GISA) and heterogeneous GISA (h-GISA)
    Andreas Voss
    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen University Centre of Infectious Diseases, The Netherlands
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 6:9. 2007
    ..To determine the true incidence of hGISA/GISA and its consequent clinical impact, methods must be defined that will reliably and reproducibly discriminate these resistant phenotypes from vancomycin susceptible S. aureus (VSSA)...
  2. pmc Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in pig farming
    Andreas Voss
    Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:1965-6. 2005
    ..While spa-type t108 is apparently a more widespread clone among pig farmers and their environment, we did find other spa-types...
  3. pmc Ventilator associated pneumonia and infection control
    Emine Alp
    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen University Centre for Infections, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 5:7. 2006
    ..VAP causes extra length of stay in hospital and intensive care units and increases hospital cost. Consequently, infection control policies are more rational and will save money...
  4. pmc Community-acquired MRSA and pig-farming
    Xander W Huijsdens
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Diagnostic Laboratory for Infectious Diseases and Perinatal Screening, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 5:26. 2006
    ..Sporadic cases of CA-MRSA in persons without risk-factors for MRSA carriage are increasing...
  5. pmc Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in veterinary doctors and students, the Netherlands
    Mireille Wulf
    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1939-41. 2006
    ..To preserve the low prevalence of MRSA in the Netherlands, persons involved in the care of livestock should be isolated and screened on admission to the hospital...
  6. pmc Presence of a novel DNA methylation enzyme in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates associated with pig farming leads to uninterpretable results in standard pulsed-field gel electrophoresis analysis
    Corina C P M Bens
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Regional Public Health Laboratory, Canisius Wilhelmina Hospital, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Clin Microbiol 44:1875-6. 2006
    ..This is the result of a yet unknown restriction/methylation system in the genus Staphylococcus with the recognition sequence CCNGG...
  7. ncbi Concurrent incidence of adverse events in hospitals and nursing homes
    Betsie G I van Gaal
    Senior Researcher, Scientific Institute for Quality of Healthcare, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Nurs Scholarsh 46:187-98. 2014
    ..Additionally, the correlation between the occurrence of these adverse events and preventive care was explored...
  8. ncbi Associations between Staphylococcus aureus Genotype, Infection, and In-Hospital Mortality: A Nested Case-Control Study
    Heiman F L Wertheim
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Erasmus Medical Center, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Infect Dis 192:1196-200. 2005
    ..Those infected with S. aureus strains belonging to a CC had higher mortality than those infected with strains not belonging to a CC (P<.05), which indicates the coevolution of S. aureus virulence and spread in humans...
  9. pmc Preventing the spread of MRSA
    Andreas Voss
    BMJ 329:521. 2004
  10. ncbi Risk and outcome of nosocomial Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia in nasal carriers versus non-carriers
    Heiman F L Wertheim
    Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Lancet 364:703-5. 2004
    ..006). S aureus nasal carriers and non-carriers differ significantly in risk and outcome of nosocomial S aureus bacteraemia. Genotyping revealed that 80% of strains causing bacteraemia in carriers were endogenous...
  11. pmc Emergence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus of animal origin in humans
    Inge van Loo
    Elisabeth Hospital, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1834-9. 2007
    ..This study shows that MRSA from an animal reservoir has recently entered the human population and is now responsible for >20% of all MRSA in the Netherlands...
  12. ncbi Mupirocin prophylaxis against nosocomial Staphylococcus aureus infections in nonsurgical patients: a randomized study
    Heiman F L Wertheim
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Intern Med 140:419-25. 2004
    ..aureus infection. Studies show that intranasal mupirocin can prevent nosocomial surgical site infections. No data are available on the efficacy of mupirocin in nonsurgical patients...
  13. ncbi Genotypic analysis of Acinetobacter bloodstream infection isolates in a Turkish university hospital
    Emine Alp
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey
    Scand J Infect Dis 38:335-40. 2006
    ..Essential components of an infection control programme to prevent nosocomial transmission of A. baumannii are early detection of colonized patients, followed by strict attention to standard precautions and contact isolation...
  14. ncbi Compression entropy contributes to risk stratification in patients with cardiomyopathy
    Sandra Truebner
    Department of Medical Engineering, University of Applied Sciences Jena, Jena, Germany
    Biomed Tech (Berl) 51:77-82. 2006
    ..02). In conclusion, the implementation of non-linear compression entropy analysis in multivariate analysis seems to be useful for enhanced risk stratification of cardiac death, especially SCD, in ischaemic cardiomyopathy patients...
  15. ncbi Duration of antibiotic treatment: are even numbers odd?
    Emine Alp
    J Antimicrob Chemother 56:441-2. 2005