F Kate Gould

Summary

Affiliation: Freeman Hospital
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Linezolid: safety and efficacy in special populations
    F Kate Gould
    Department of Microbiology, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals Trust, Freeman Hospital, High Heaton, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 66:iv3-iv6. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Guidelines (2008) for the prophylaxis and treatment of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections in the United Kingdom
    F Kate Gould
    Department of Microbiology, Freeman Hospital, High Heaton, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 63:849-61. 2009
  3. pmc Evaluation of a chromogenic culture medium for isolation of Clostridium difficile within 24 hours
    John D Perry
    Department of Microbiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 48:3852-8. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Guidelines for the diagnosis and antibiotic treatment of endocarditis in adults: a report of the Working Party of the British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
    F Kate Gould
    Department of Microbiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 67:269-89. 2012
  5. doi request reprint A novel chromogenic medium for isolation of Pseudomonas aeruginosa from the sputa of cystic fibrosis patients
    Larissa Laine
    Department of Microbiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Cyst Fibros 8:143-9. 2009
  6. doi request reprint In vitro activity of S-(3,4-dichlorobenzyl)isothiourea hydrochloride and novel structurally related compounds against multidrug-resistant bacteria, including Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Burkholderia cepacia complex
    Audrey Nicholson
    Microbiology Department, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 39:27-32. 2012
  7. pmc Development and evaluation of a chromogenic agar medium for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    John D Perry
    Department of Microbiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 42:4519-23. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Recovery of antimicrobial-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa from sputa of cystic fibrosis patients by culture on selective media
    John D Perry
    Department of Microbiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DN, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 61:1057-61. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Comparison of BD GeneOhm real-time polymerase chain reaction with chromogenic and conventional culture methods for detection of group B Streptococcus in clinical samples
    Dawn Smith
    Microbiology Department, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DN, UK
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 61:369-72. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Successful medical treatment of bioprosthetic pulmonary valve endocarditis caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Claire A Irving
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DN, UK
    Pediatr Cardiol 31:553-5. 2010

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Linezolid: safety and efficacy in special populations
    F Kate Gould
    Department of Microbiology, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals Trust, Freeman Hospital, High Heaton, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 66:iv3-iv6. 2011
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  2. doi request reprint Guidelines (2008) for the prophylaxis and treatment of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections in the United Kingdom
    F Kate Gould
    Department of Microbiology, Freeman Hospital, High Heaton, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 63:849-61. 2009
    ..Recommendations are given for the treatment of common infections caused by MRSA, elimination of MRSA from carriage sites and prophylaxis of surgical site infection...
  3. pmc Evaluation of a chromogenic culture medium for isolation of Clostridium difficile within 24 hours
    John D Perry
    Department of Microbiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 48:3852-8. 2010
    ..difficile generated higher colony counts on IDCd irrespective of alcohol pretreatment or duration of incubation. We conclude that IDCd is an effective medium for isolation of C. difficile from stool samples within 24 h...
  4. doi request reprint Guidelines for the diagnosis and antibiotic treatment of endocarditis in adults: a report of the Working Party of the British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
    F Kate Gould
    Department of Microbiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 67:269-89. 2012
    ..The guidelines have also been extended by the inclusion of sections on clinical diagnosis, echocardiography and surgery...
  5. doi request reprint A novel chromogenic medium for isolation of Pseudomonas aeruginosa from the sputa of cystic fibrosis patients
    Larissa Laine
    Department of Microbiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Cyst Fibros 8:143-9. 2009
    ..A novel chromogenic medium for isolation and identification of Pseudomonas aeruginosa from sputa of cystic fibrosis (CF) patients was evaluated and compared with standard laboratory methods...
  6. doi request reprint In vitro activity of S-(3,4-dichlorobenzyl)isothiourea hydrochloride and novel structurally related compounds against multidrug-resistant bacteria, including Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Burkholderia cepacia complex
    Audrey Nicholson
    Microbiology Department, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 39:27-32. 2012
    ..This work establishes the activity of isothiourea derivatives against a broad range of clinically important MDR bacteria...
  7. pmc Development and evaluation of a chromogenic agar medium for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    John D Perry
    Department of Microbiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 42:4519-23. 2004
    ..5, 99.3, 97.9, and 92.8%, respectively, after 22 to 24 h of incubation. We conclude that MRSA ID is a sensitive and specific medium for the isolation and identification of MRSA...
  8. doi request reprint Recovery of antimicrobial-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa from sputa of cystic fibrosis patients by culture on selective media
    John D Perry
    Department of Microbiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DN, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 61:1057-61. 2008
    ..To assess the utility of direct plating of whole sputa onto selective media as a means of identifying antimicrobial resistance in strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa from the sputa of patients with cystic fibrosis (CF)...
  9. doi request reprint Comparison of BD GeneOhm real-time polymerase chain reaction with chromogenic and conventional culture methods for detection of group B Streptococcus in clinical samples
    Dawn Smith
    Microbiology Department, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DN, UK
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 61:369-72. 2008
    ..5% versus 57% respectively, P < 0.02). After selective enrichment, 92.8% of GBS were isolated on chromID Strepto B compared with 89.2% isolated on sheep blood agar...
  10. doi request reprint Successful medical treatment of bioprosthetic pulmonary valve endocarditis caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Claire A Irving
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DN, UK
    Pediatr Cardiol 31:553-5. 2010
    ..We describe a case of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus endocarditis on a bovine pericardial pulmonary valve that responded to antibiotic therapy without the need for surgical intervention...
  11. pmc Evaluation of S. aureus ID, a new chromogenic agar medium for detection of Staphylococcus aureus
    John D Perry
    Department of Microbiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 41:5695-8. 2003
    ..aureus compared with 94.4% of mauve colonies on CHROMagar Staph. aureus. We conclude that S. aureus ID is a highly sensitive and specific medium for the isolation and identification of S. aureus from wound swabs...
  12. doi request reprint Lung transplantation for patients with cystic fibrosis and Burkholderia cepacia complex infection: a single-center experience
    Anthony De Soyza
    Transplantation and Immunobiology Group, Institute of Cellular Medicine, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Heart Lung Transplant 29:1395-404. 2010
    ..Therefore, many transplant centers do not list these patients for transplantation...