- Virulence phenotypes of low-passage clinical isolates of nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae assessed using the chinchilla laniger model of otitis mediaFarrel J Buchinsky
Center for Genomic Sciences, Allegheny Singer Research Institute Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15212, USA
BMC Microbiol 7:56. 2007..These diverse clinical and genotypic findings suggest that each NTHi strain possesses a unique set of virulence factors that contributes to the course of the disease...
- Outpatient treatment suite: a safe and cost-effective venue to perform myringotomy and tubes placement in childrenJames M Compliment
Allegheny General Hospital, 320 East North Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 67:1159-68. 2003..Non-traditional settings for children requiring bilateral myringotomy and tube (BMT) placement for ear disease have the potential to offer the same degree of patient safety and improved efficiency but at lower cost...
- Strain-specific virulence phenotypes of Streptococcus pneumoniae assessed using the Chinchilla laniger model of otitis mediaMichael L Forbes
Department of Pediatrics, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America
PLoS ONE 3:e1969. 2008....