R A Seaton

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Development of teicoplanin dosage guidelines for patients treated within an outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy (OPAT) programme
    Elspeth Lamont
    Pharmacy Department, Gartnavel General Hospital, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 64:181-7. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Nurse-led management of uncomplicated cellulitis in the community: evaluation of a protocol incorporating intravenous ceftriaxone
    R Andrew Seaton
    Outpatient and Home Parenteral Antibiotic Service, Brownlee Centre Infection Unit, Gartnavel General Hospital, 1053 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 0YN, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 55:764-7. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Point prevalence survey of antibiotic use in Scottish hospitals utilising the Glasgow Antimicrobial Audit Tool (GAAT)
    R A Seaton
    Infection Unit, Brownlee Centre, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow, UK
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 29:693-9. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Faecal transplant for recurrent Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhoea: a UK case series
    A A MacConnachie
    Brownlee Centre, Gartnavel General Hospital, 1053 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 0YN, UK
    QJM 102:781-4. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Self-administration of outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy and risk of catheter-related adverse events: a retrospective cohort study
    D A Barr
    Brownlee Centre for Infectious Diseases, Gartnavel General Hospital, 1053 Great Western Road, Glasgow, G12 0LY, UK
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 31:2611-9. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Outpatient parenteral antimicrobial therapy (OPAT) in a teaching hospital-based practice: a retrospective cohort study describing experience and evolution over 10 years
    D A Barr
    Brownlee Centre for Infectious Diseases, Gartnavel General Hospital, 1053 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 0YN, UK
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 39:407-13. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with outcome and duration of therapy in outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy (OPAT) patients with skin and soft-tissue infections
    R A Seaton
    Brownlee Centre, Infectious Diseases Unit, Gartnavel General Hospital, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, 1053 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 0YN, UK
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 38:243-8. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy: principles and practice
    R A Seaton
    Brownlee Centre for Infectious Diseases, Gartnavel General Hospital, 1053 Great Western Road, Glasgow, G12 0YN, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Eur J Intern Med 24:617-23. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Daptomycin: rationale and role in the management of skin and soft tissue infections
    R A Seaton
    Department of Infectious Diseases and General Medicine, Brownlee Centre, Gartnavel General Hospital, 1053 Great Western Road, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 62:iii15-23. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Management of suspected Lyme borreliosis: experience from an outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy service
    B White
    c o Brownlee Centre for Infectious Diseases, Gartnavel General Hospital, 1053 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 8TA, UK
    QJM 106:133-8. 2013

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Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Development of teicoplanin dosage guidelines for patients treated within an outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy (OPAT) programme
    Elspeth Lamont
    Pharmacy Department, Gartnavel General Hospital, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 64:181-7. 2009
    ..The long elimination half-life of teicoplanin facilitates outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy (OPAT) with thrice-weekly dosing. This study aimed to develop teicoplanin dosage guidelines for OPAT use from routine clinical data...
  2. ncbi request reprint Nurse-led management of uncomplicated cellulitis in the community: evaluation of a protocol incorporating intravenous ceftriaxone
    R Andrew Seaton
    Outpatient and Home Parenteral Antibiotic Service, Brownlee Centre Infection Unit, Gartnavel General Hospital, 1053 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 0YN, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 55:764-7. 2005
    ..v.) antibiotic therapy. Patients were all managed through an outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy (OPAT) service. Those with cellulitis were compared pre- and post-intervention...
  3. ncbi request reprint Point prevalence survey of antibiotic use in Scottish hospitals utilising the Glasgow Antimicrobial Audit Tool (GAAT)
    R A Seaton
    Infection Unit, Brownlee Centre, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow, UK
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 29:693-9. 2007
    ..6%). Regional differences were seen. The study shows it is possible to coordinate, collect and compare data from UK hospitals using the GAAT. Data may usefully inform local and national audit and support prescribing initiatives...
  4. doi request reprint Faecal transplant for recurrent Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhoea: a UK case series
    A A MacConnachie
    Brownlee Centre, Gartnavel General Hospital, 1053 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 0YN, UK
    QJM 102:781-4. 2009
    ..Recurrent disease is seen in up to one-third of patients and there is no consensus on optimal therapy. Restoration of normal colonic flora addresses the underlying pathogenic mechanism in CDAD...
  5. ncbi request reprint Self-administration of outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy and risk of catheter-related adverse events: a retrospective cohort study
    D A Barr
    Brownlee Centre for Infectious Diseases, Gartnavel General Hospital, 1053 Great Western Road, Glasgow, G12 0LY, UK
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 31:2611-9. 2012
    ..In this cohort, there is no evidence that self-administration of OPAT is associated with higher rates of venous access device complications after controlling for confounding variables...
  6. doi request reprint Outpatient parenteral antimicrobial therapy (OPAT) in a teaching hospital-based practice: a retrospective cohort study describing experience and evolution over 10 years
    D A Barr
    Brownlee Centre for Infectious Diseases, Gartnavel General Hospital, 1053 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 0YN, UK
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 39:407-13. 2012
    ..Observed trends over a 10-year period suggest that this model of infection management is adaptable and sustainable...
  7. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with outcome and duration of therapy in outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy (OPAT) patients with skin and soft-tissue infections
    R A Seaton
    Brownlee Centre, Infectious Diseases Unit, Gartnavel General Hospital, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, 1053 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 0YN, UK
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 38:243-8. 2011
    ..For selected patients with SSTIs, OPAT was generally safe and effective, but specific patient groups were identified with more complex management pathways and poorer outcomes...
  8. doi request reprint Outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy: principles and practice
    R A Seaton
    Brownlee Centre for Infectious Diseases, Gartnavel General Hospital, 1053 Great Western Road, Glasgow, G12 0YN, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Eur J Intern Med 24:617-23. 2013
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  9. doi request reprint Daptomycin: rationale and role in the management of skin and soft tissue infections
    R A Seaton
    Department of Infectious Diseases and General Medicine, Brownlee Centre, Gartnavel General Hospital, 1053 Great Western Road, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 62:iii15-23. 2008
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  10. doi request reprint Management of suspected Lyme borreliosis: experience from an outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy service
    B White
    c o Brownlee Centre for Infectious Diseases, Gartnavel General Hospital, 1053 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 8TA, UK
    QJM 106:133-8. 2013
    ..In this study we set out to analyse the outcome of patients treated for Lyme disease via outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy (OPAT) and the appropriateness of this treatment using current guidelines...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pharmacy-implemented guidelines on switching from intravenous to oral antibiotics: an intervention study
    C M McLaughlin
    Department of Pharmacy, Stobhill Hospital, Glasgow, UK
    QJM 98:745-52. 2005
    ..A high proportion of medical in-patients in the UK receive intravenous (IV) antibiotic therapy. This may be inappropriate in non-severe infections, or unnecessarily prolonged...
  12. doi request reprint Risk of venous thromboembolism in patients treated for bacterial infection in the community with outpatient parenteral antimicrobial therapy
    D A Barr
    Brownlee Centre for Infectious Diseases, Gartnavel General Hospital, 1053 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 0YN, UK
    QJM 107:207-11. 2014
    ..The Padua VTE Prediction Score was retrospectively applied to the cohort. The primary outcome was incidence of symptomatic VTE during or up to 90 days after completion of OPAT treatment...
  13. doi request reprint Q fever in military and paramilitary personnel in conflict zones: case report and review
    B White
    Brownlee Centre, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Travel Med Infect Dis 11:134-7. 2013
    ..The atypical presentation in this case encourages clinicians to have a low threshold for considering Q fever as part of the differential diagnosis in soldiers and related personnel returning from these areas of high endemicity...
  14. doi request reprint Outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy (OPAT) for bone and joint infections: experience from a UK teaching hospital-based service
    C L Mackintosh
    The Infection, Tropical Medicine and Counselling Centre, Brownlee Unit, Gartnavel General Hospital, 1053 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 0YN, Scotland, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 66:408-15. 2011
    ..Outcomes following initial intravenous antimicrobial therapy and a median follow-up time of 60 weeks are described...
  15. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence of schistosomiasis in African patients infected with HIV
    C Smith
    Infectious Diseases Department, Brownlee Centre, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow, UK
    HIV Med 9:436-9. 2008
    ..Infection is asymptomatic for many years. Long-term complications such as portal hypertension and bladder cancer can be prevented by treatment with praziquantel...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cryptococcus neoformans var. gattii meningitis in an HIV-positive patient: first observation in the United Kingdom
    N Bodasing
    Infection Service, The Brownlee Centre, Gartnavel General Hospital, 1053 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 OYN, UK
    J Infect 49:253-5. 2004
    ..gattii in an HIV-infected man recently returned from South Africa. We believe this is the first imported case of meningitis secondary to Cryptococcus neoformans var. gattii in an HIV-infected patient to be reported in the UK...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effect of co-formulated zidovudine, lamivudine and abacavir (Trizivir) on antiretroviral-naive patients presenting with advanced HIV-1 infection
    R Andrew Seaton
    AIDS 17:445-7. 2003