G Sakoulas

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Affiliation: Sharp Memorial Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Genotypic and phenotypic relationships among methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from three multicentre bacteraemia studies
    Pamela A Moise
    University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA, USA
    J Antimicrob Chemother 63:873-6. 2009
  2. pmc Comparative effectiveness of nafcillin or cefazolin versus vancomycin in methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia
    Marin L Schweizer
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 11:279. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcomes of patients receiving daptomycin for the treatment of Staphylococcus aureus infections and assessment of clinical factors for daptomycin failure: a retrospective cohort study utilizing the Cubicin Outcomes Registry and Experience
    George Sakoulas
    Division of Infectious Diseases, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York, USA
    Clin Ther 31:1936-45. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes with daptomycin: a post-marketing, real-world evaluation
    G Sakoulas
    Division of Infectious Diseases, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York, NY, USA
    Clin Microbiol Infect 15:11-6. 2009
  5. pmc Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: comparison of susceptibility testing methods and analysis of mecA-positive susceptible strains
    G Sakoulas
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 39:3946-51. 2001
  6. pmc Prevalence of the fsr locus in Enterococcus faecalis infections
    S K Pillai
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 40:2651-2. 2002

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Publications6

  1. pmc Genotypic and phenotypic relationships among methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from three multicentre bacteraemia studies
    Pamela A Moise
    University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA, USA
    J Antimicrob Chemother 63:873-6. 2009
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  2. pmc Comparative effectiveness of nafcillin or cefazolin versus vancomycin in methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia
    Marin L Schweizer
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 11:279. 2011
    ..The outcome of interest for this study was 30-day in-hospital mortality...
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcomes of patients receiving daptomycin for the treatment of Staphylococcus aureus infections and assessment of clinical factors for daptomycin failure: a retrospective cohort study utilizing the Cubicin Outcomes Registry and Experience
    George Sakoulas
    Division of Infectious Diseases, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York, USA
    Clin Ther 31:1936-45. 2009
    ..Daptomycin is most commonly used as a second-line treatment. Previous studies have not differentiated the effect of prior antibiotic therapy on daptomycin clinical outcomes...
  4. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes with daptomycin: a post-marketing, real-world evaluation
    G Sakoulas
    Division of Infectious Diseases, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York, NY, USA
    Clin Microbiol Infect 15:11-6. 2009
    ..However, similar treatment outcomes were observed when daptomycin was used as first-line therapy or as salvage therapy, demonstrating the effectiveness of daptomycin in the treatment of these patients...
  5. pmc Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: comparison of susceptibility testing methods and analysis of mecA-positive susceptible strains
    G Sakoulas
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 39:3946-51. 2001
    ..We conclude that the accuracy of the MRSA-Screen latex agglutination method for detection of PBP 2a approaches the accuracy of PCR and is more accurate than any susceptibility testing method used alone for the detection of MRSA...
  6. pmc Prevalence of the fsr locus in Enterococcus faecalis infections
    S K Pillai
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 40:2651-2. 2002
    ..faecalis clinical isolates demonstrated fsr in all endocarditis isolates versus 53% of stool isolates (P = 0.005). This supports a role for fsr-mediated virulence in the pathogenesis of enterococcal infections in humans...