J M C Jefferies
- Pseudomonas aeruginosa outbreaks in the neonatal intensive care unit--a systematic review of risk factors and environmental sourcesJ M C Jefferies
Academic Unit of Clinical and Experimental Sciences, University of Southampton Faculty of Medicine, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, Southampton, UK
J Med Microbiol 61:1052-61. 2012..Increasing age and use of artificial fingernails were risk factors for colonization of hands of HCWs. Low birth weight pre-term infants were at greater risk of mortality from P. aeruginosa infection than older infants...
- Identification of novel pneumolysin alleles from paediatric carriage isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniaeJ M C Jefferies
Molecular Microbiology and Infection, Division of Infection, Inflammation and Immunity, University of Southampton School of Medicine, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
J Med Microbiol 59:808-14. 2010....
- Molecular analysis of Streptococcus pneumoniae clones causing invasive disease in children in SingaporeJ M C Jefferies
Molecular Microbiology Group, Sir Henry Wellcome Laboratories, Division of Infection, Inflammation and Immunity, University of Southampton School of Medicine, Southampton, UK
J Med Microbiol 60:750-5. 2011..We have demonstrated a pressing need for larger studies to determine the molecular epidemiology and antibiotic susceptibility of circulating pneumococcal clones from both carriage and disease in Singapore...
- Characterization of community and hospital Staphylococcus aureus isolates in Southampton, UKS M Green
HPA RMN South East Regional Laboratory, Southampton, UK
J Med Microbiol 59:1084-8. 2010..Definitions for CA-MRSA need further debate as the movement of strains between healthcare and community settings is confounding the use of epidemiological definitions...