Mohan Venkatesh

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Affiliation: Baylor College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Polymicrobial bloodstream infections in the neonatal intensive care unit are associated with increased mortality: a case-control study
    Mohan Pammi
    Section of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, 6621, Fannin, MC WT 6 104, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 14:390. 2014
  2. pmc Biofilm extracellular DNA enhances mixed species biofilms of Staphylococcus epidermidis and Candida albicans
    Mohan Pammi
    Section of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, 6621, Fannin, MC WT 6 104, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    BMC Microbiol 13:257. 2013
  3. pmc Farnesol decreases biofilms of Staphylococcus epidermidis and exhibits synergy with nafcillin and vancomycin
    Mohan Pammi
    Departments of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Pediatr Res 70:578-83. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Molecular assays in the diagnosis of neonatal sepsis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Mohan Pammi
    Section of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Pediatrics 128:e973-85. 2011
  5. pmc Molecular microbiological methods in the diagnosis of neonatal sepsis
    Mohan Venkatesh
    Section of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, 6621 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 8:1037-48. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Novel synergistic antibiofilm combinations for salvage of infected catheters
    Mohan Venkatesh
    Section of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Med Microbiol 58:936-44. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Can lactoferrin prevent neonatal sepsis and necrotizing enterocolitis?
    Mohan Venkatesh
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Neonatology, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 7:515-25. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Management of neonatal sepsis by Gram-negative pathogens
    Mohan P Venkatesh
    Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, 6621 Fannin Street, MC, WT 6 104, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 6:929-38. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Human recombinant lactoferrin acts synergistically with antimicrobials commonly used in neonatal practice against coagulase-negative staphylococci and Candida albicans causing neonatal sepsis
    Mohan Pammi Venkatesh
    Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, 6621 Fannin, MC WT 6 104, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Med Microbiol 57:1113-21. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Prophylaxis with lactoferrin, a novel antimicrobial agent, in a neonatal rat model of coinfection
    Mohan Pammi Venkatesh
    Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Adv Ther 24:941-54. 2007

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Polymicrobial bloodstream infections in the neonatal intensive care unit are associated with increased mortality: a case-control study
    Mohan Pammi
    Section of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, 6621, Fannin, MC WT 6 104, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 14:390. 2014
    ..We characterized the risk factors and outcomes of polymicrobial bloodstream infections in our neonatal units in a tertiary hospital in North America...
  2. pmc Biofilm extracellular DNA enhances mixed species biofilms of Staphylococcus epidermidis and Candida albicans
    Mohan Pammi
    Section of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, 6621, Fannin, MC WT 6 104, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    BMC Microbiol 13:257. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that enhancement of biofilms in a mixed species environment increases patient mortality and morbidity...
  3. pmc Farnesol decreases biofilms of Staphylococcus epidermidis and exhibits synergy with nafcillin and vancomycin
    Mohan Pammi
    Departments of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Pediatr Res 70:578-83. 2011
    ..We confirmed the antibiofilm effects of FSL both in vitro and in vivo, in a bioluminescent strain and its synergy with antibiotics. FSL may be effective against clinical S. epidermidis biofilm infections...
  4. doi request reprint Molecular assays in the diagnosis of neonatal sepsis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Mohan Pammi
    Section of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Pediatrics 128:e973-85. 2011
    ..Microbial cultures for diagnosis of neonatal sepsis suffer from low sensitivity and reporting delay. Advances in molecular microbiology have fostered new molecular assays that are rapid and may improve neonatal outcomes...
  5. pmc Molecular microbiological methods in the diagnosis of neonatal sepsis
    Mohan Venkatesh
    Section of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, 6621 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 8:1037-48. 2010
    ..Molecular methods offer distinct advantages over blood cultures, including increased sensitivity and rapid diagnosis. However, diagnostic accuracy and cost-effectiveness should be established before implementation in clinical practice...
  6. doi request reprint Novel synergistic antibiofilm combinations for salvage of infected catheters
    Mohan Venkatesh
    Section of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Med Microbiol 58:936-44. 2009
    ..Catheter-lock solutions of EDTA, NAC and ethanol alone or in combination with antibiotics may be used to salvage infected catheters, which will directly impact on patient morbidity and health-care costs...
  7. doi request reprint Can lactoferrin prevent neonatal sepsis and necrotizing enterocolitis?
    Mohan Venkatesh
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Neonatology, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 7:515-25. 2009
    ..Lactoferrin is a promising agent in the prevention of neonatal sepsis and necrotizing enterocolitis but needs further evaluation to confirm its safety, tolerability and efficacy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Management of neonatal sepsis by Gram-negative pathogens
    Mohan P Venkatesh
    Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, 6621 Fannin Street, MC, WT 6 104, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 6:929-38. 2008
    ..In this article, we review current epidemiology, risk factors, clinical features, diagnosis, therapy and preventive measures related to Gram-negative infections in neonates...
  9. ncbi request reprint Human recombinant lactoferrin acts synergistically with antimicrobials commonly used in neonatal practice against coagulase-negative staphylococci and Candida albicans causing neonatal sepsis
    Mohan Pammi Venkatesh
    Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, 6621 Fannin, MC WT 6 104, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Med Microbiol 57:1113-21. 2008
    ..Thus TLF acts synergistically with anti-staphylococcal and anti-Candida agents commonly used in neonatal practice and is a promising agent that needs to be evaluated in clinical studies...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prophylaxis with lactoferrin, a novel antimicrobial agent, in a neonatal rat model of coinfection
    Mohan Pammi Venkatesh
    Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Adv Ther 24:941-54. 2007
    ..The authors conclude that lactoferrin prophylaxis significantly enhanced survival in coinfection and in the subgroup of S epidermidis infection (40 mg/kg/dose) through indirect mechanisms...
  11. pmc Neonatal coinfection model of coagulase-negative Staphylococcus (Staphylococcus epidermidis) and Candida albicans: fluconazole prophylaxis enhances survival and growth
    Mohan Pammi Venkatesh
    Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, Fannin, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51:1240-5. 2007
    ..Further research on neonatal coinfection is urgently needed to improve clinical outcomes...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prevention and treatment of respiratory syncytial virus infection in infants: an update
    Mohan Pammi Venkatesh
    Neonatal Perinatal Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, 6621 Fannin St, WT 6 104 Houston, TX 77030 2303, USA
    Expert Rev Vaccines 5:261-8. 2006
    ..Maternal immunization has the potential to prevent RSV disease in early infancy. RSV prophylaxis has seen tremendous progress in the last decade...