Miles Denton

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Affiliation: St James's University Hospital
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Transmission of colistin-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa between patients attending a pediatric cystic fibrosis center
    M Denton
    Department of Microbiology, Leeds Teaching Hospitals, and Division of Microbiology, University of Leeds Regional Paediatric Cystic Fibrosis Centre, St James s University Hospital, Leeds, United Kingdom
    Pediatr Pulmonol 34:257-61. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Role of environmental cleaning in controlling an outbreak of Acinetobacter baumannii on a neurosurgical intensive care unit
    M Denton
    Department of Microbiology, The General Infirmary at Leeds, Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK
    J Hosp Infect 56:106-10. 2004
  3. pmc A simple prophylaxis regimen for MRSA: its impact on the incidence of infection in patients undergoing liver resection
    Ahmed Al-Mukhtar
    Hepatopancreatobiliary and Transplant Unit, St James s University Hospital, Leeds, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 91:35-8. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Enterobacteriaceae
    Miles Denton
    Department of Microbiology, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 29:S9-S22. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Role of environmental cleaning in controlling an outbreak of Acinetobacter baumannii on a neurosurgical intensive care unit
    M Denton
    Department of Microbiology, Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 21:94-8. 2005
  6. doi request reprint The EPISA study: antimicrobial susceptibility of Staphylococcus aureus causing primary or secondary skin and soft tissue infections in the community in France, the UK and Ireland
    M Denton
    Department of Microbiology, Leeds General Infirmary, Great George Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS1 3EX, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 61:586-8. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Bloodstream infections in cystic fibrosis: nine years of experience in both adults and children
    James Cargill
    Department of Microbiology, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Leeds, UK
    J Cyst Fibros 11:337-9. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic treatment of multidrug-resistant organisms in cystic fibrosis
    S P Conway
    Paediatric and Adult Regional Cystic Fibrosis Centres, St James and Seacroft University Hospitals, Leeds, UK
    Am J Respir Med 2:321-32. 2003
  9. pmc Isolation of the fungus Geosmithia argillacea in sputum of people with cystic fibrosis
    R C Barton
    Mycology Reference Centre, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 48:2615-7. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Correlation between genotype and beta-lactamases of clinical and environmental strains of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia
    M Denton
    Department of Microbiology, The General Infirmary at Leeds, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 43:555-8. 1999

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Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Transmission of colistin-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa between patients attending a pediatric cystic fibrosis center
    M Denton
    Department of Microbiology, Leeds Teaching Hospitals, and Division of Microbiology, University of Leeds Regional Paediatric Cystic Fibrosis Centre, St James s University Hospital, Leeds, United Kingdom
    Pediatr Pulmonol 34:257-61. 2002
    ..CF clinicians should be aware that colistin resistance can occur in P. aeruginosa, and some of these strains are capable of spread within CF units...
  2. ncbi request reprint Role of environmental cleaning in controlling an outbreak of Acinetobacter baumannii on a neurosurgical intensive care unit
    M Denton
    Department of Microbiology, The General Infirmary at Leeds, Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK
    J Hosp Infect 56:106-10. 2004
    ..baumannii resulted in increases in patient colonization. This study showed that high standards of cleaning play an integral role in controlling outbreaks of A. baumannii in the intensive care unit setting...
  3. pmc A simple prophylaxis regimen for MRSA: its impact on the incidence of infection in patients undergoing liver resection
    Ahmed Al-Mukhtar
    Hepatopancreatobiliary and Transplant Unit, St James s University Hospital, Leeds, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 91:35-8. 2009
    ..The aim of this study is to assess the impact of a policy of pre-operative MRSA prophylaxis on the incidence of MRSA infection in patients undergoing liver resection...
  4. ncbi request reprint Enterobacteriaceae
    Miles Denton
    Department of Microbiology, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 29:S9-S22. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Role of environmental cleaning in controlling an outbreak of Acinetobacter baumannii on a neurosurgical intensive care unit
    M Denton
    Department of Microbiology, Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 21:94-8. 2005
    ..baumannii resulted in increases in patient colonization. This study showed that high standards of cleaning play an integral role in controlling outbreaks of A. baumannii in the intensive care unit setting...
  6. doi request reprint The EPISA study: antimicrobial susceptibility of Staphylococcus aureus causing primary or secondary skin and soft tissue infections in the community in France, the UK and Ireland
    M Denton
    Department of Microbiology, Leeds General Infirmary, Great George Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS1 3EX, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 61:586-8. 2008
    ..To provide information on the susceptibility of Staphylococcus aureus causing skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs) in France, Ireland and the UK...
  7. doi request reprint Bloodstream infections in cystic fibrosis: nine years of experience in both adults and children
    James Cargill
    Department of Microbiology, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Leeds, UK
    J Cyst Fibros 11:337-9. 2012
    ..We report the aetiology and outcome of bloodstream infections (BSI) occurring at two regional cystic fibrosis (CF) centres (one adult, one paediatric) between 1998 and 2006...
  8. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic treatment of multidrug-resistant organisms in cystic fibrosis
    S P Conway
    Paediatric and Adult Regional Cystic Fibrosis Centres, St James and Seacroft University Hospitals, Leeds, UK
    Am J Respir Med 2:321-32. 2003
    ....
  9. pmc Isolation of the fungus Geosmithia argillacea in sputum of people with cystic fibrosis
    R C Barton
    Mycology Reference Centre, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 48:2615-7. 2010
    ..Identification was based on morphology and DNA sequence analysis. Isolation of G. argillacea did not appear to be associated with clinical deterioration. The pathogenic potential of G. argillacea is discussed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Correlation between genotype and beta-lactamases of clinical and environmental strains of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia
    M Denton
    Department of Microbiology, The General Infirmary at Leeds, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 43:555-8. 1999
    ..Only two isolates expressed high-level resistance to ceftazidime. These results indicate that further studies are required to elucidate the extent of genetic heterogeneity within the L1 and L2 beta-lactamase genes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for acquisition of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) by patients with cystic fibrosis
    Kavitha Nadesalingam
    Division of Microbiology, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    J Cyst Fibros 4:49-52. 2005
    ..Minimising the number and length of hospital admissions and judicious use of antibiotics, particularly ciprofloxacin, should be the key components of any strategies designed to reduce the risk of MRSA acquisition by patients with CF...
  12. pmc Ten years of viral and non-bacterial serology in adults with cystic fibrosis
    I J Clifton
    Regional Cystic Fibrosis Unit, Seacroft Hospital, Leeds, UK
    Epidemiol Infect 136:128-34. 2008
    ..Adults with CF have a lower incidence of respiratory viral infections associated with pulmonary exacerbations requiring intravenous antibiotics compared to children and infants with CF...
  13. pmc Molecular epidemiology of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia isolated from clinical specimens from patients with cystic fibrosis and associated environmental samples
    M Denton
    Department of Microbiology, St James s University Hospital, Leeds, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 36:1953-8. 1998
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  14. ncbi request reprint Survival of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia following exposure to concentrations of tobramycin used in aerosolized therapy for cystic fibrosis patients
    L Mooney
    Division of Microbiology, University of Leeds, LS2 9JT, Leeds, UK
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 17:63-6. 2001
    ..The importance of these findings in relation to the epidemiology of S. maltophilia in patients with cystic fibrosis is discussed...
  15. pmc A laminar flow model of aerosol survival of epidemic and non-epidemic strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from people with cystic fibrosis
    Ian J Clifton
    Regional Cystic Fibrosis Unit, St James University Hospital, Leeds, UK
    BMC Microbiol 8:105. 2008
    ..This study was designed to examine the survival of P. aeruginosa within artificially generated aerosols...
  16. doi request reprint Serologic diagnosis of allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis in patients with cystic fibrosis through the detection of immunoglobulin G to Aspergillus fumigatus
    Richard C Barton
    Department of Microbiology, Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust, Leeds, UK
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 62:287-91. 2008
    ..This quantitative approach to Aspergillus IgG measurement in patients with CF along with the results of other tests will hopefully provide a more accurate approach to the diagnosis of ABPA...
  17. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a new definition for chronic Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection in cystic fibrosis patients
    Tim W R Lee
    Leeds Regional Paediatric Cystic Fibrosis Centre, St James s Hospital, Leeds, UK
    J Cyst Fibros 2:29-34. 2003
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  18. doi request reprint Acute Burkholderia cenocepacia pyomyositis in a patient with cystic fibrosis
    A H El-Laboudi
    Leeds Adult Cystic Fibrosis Unit, St James s University Hospital, Leeds, UK
    J Cyst Fibros 8:273-5. 2009
    ..To the best of the authors' knowledge no case of pyomyositis secondary to Bcc infection has been reported previously...
  19. ncbi request reprint 'Cepacia syndrome' with Burkholderia multivorans, 9 years after initial colonization
    L Blackburn
    Regional Paediatric Cystic Fibrosis Unit, St James s University Hospital, Beckett Street, LS9 7TF, Leeds, UK
    J Cyst Fibros 3:133-4. 2004
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  20. ncbi request reprint Stenotrophomonas maltophilia contamination of nebulizers used to deliver aerosolized therapy to inpatients with cystic fibrosis
    M Denton
    Department of Microbiology, The General Infirmary at Leeds, Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust, LS1 3EX, Leeds, UK
    J Hosp Infect 55:180-3. 2003
    ..Although the actual source of S. maltophilia contamination of hospital-use nebulizer equipment in this study remained elusive, these results have important infection control implications...
  21. ncbi request reprint Clinical impact of reducing routine susceptibility testing in chronic Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections in cystic fibrosis
    Christine Etherington
    Adult Cystic Fibrosis Unit, Seacroft Hospital, Leeds LS14 6UH, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 61:425-7. 2008
    ..aeruginosa infection can be carried out without impacting on short-term clinical outcomes...
  22. ncbi request reprint Reduction in prevalence of chronic Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection at a regional pediatric cystic fibrosis center
    Tim W R Lee
    Leeds Regional Paediatric Cystic Fibrosis Unit, St James s University Hospital, Leeds, United Kingdom
    Pediatr Pulmonol 37:104-10. 2004
    ..aeruginosa did not alter significantly. In conclusion, antipseudomonal management strategies were associated with both reduced prevalence, and an increase in the mean age of onset of chronic P. aeruginosa infection...
  23. ncbi request reprint Re: "Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in children with cystic fibrosis: an eradication protocol" Solis et al. (Pediatr Pulmonol 2003;36: 189-195)
    Miles Denton
    Pediatr Pulmonol 38:272-3. 2004
  24. ncbi request reprint Serum and sputum concentrations following the oral administration of linezolid in adult patients with cystic fibrosis
    Dinesh Saralaya
    Regional Adult Cystic Fibrosis Unit, Seacroft Hospital, York Road, Leeds LS14 6UH, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 53:325-8. 2004
    ..In this study, we have determined the serum and sputum linezolid concentrations in adults with cystic fibrosis (CF) following oral drug administration...
  25. pmc Stenotrophomonas maltophilia in salad
    Andleeb Qureshi
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:1157-8. 2005
  26. pmc Molecular epidemiology of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia isolated from cystic fibrosis patients
    Miles Denton
    J Clin Microbiol 40:1884. 2002
  27. ncbi request reprint Fusidic acid cream for impetigo. Problem may be clinically important
    Bethan Stoddart
    BMJ 324:1394. 2002