A B Kaiser

Summary

Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Synergism between poly-(1-6)-beta-D-glucopyranosyl-(1-3)-beta-D-glucopyranose glucan and cefazolin in prophylaxis of staphylococcal wound infection in a guinea pig model
    A B Kaiser
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2605, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 42:2449-51. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Failure of cephalosporins to prevent Staphylococcus aureus surgical wound infections
    D S Kernodle
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tenn
    JAMA 263:961-6. 1990
  3. pmc Efficacy of cefazolin, cefamandole, and gentamicin as prophylactic agents in cardiac surgery. Results of a prospective, randomized, double-blind trial in 1030 patients
    A B Kaiser
    Department of Medicine, Saint Thomas Hospital, Nashville, TN 37202
    Ann Surg 206:791-7. 1987
  4. ncbi request reprint Beta-lactamase production diminishes the prophylactic efficacy of ampicillin and cefazolin in a guinea pig model of Staphylococcus aureus wound infection
    D S Kernodle
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, and VA Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2605, USA
    J Infect Dis 177:701-6. 1998
  5. pmc Prophylactic anti-infective activity of poly-[1-6]-beta-D-glucopyranosyl-[1-3]-beta-D-glucopryanose glucan in a guinea pig model of staphylococcal wound infection
    D S Kernodle
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2605, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 42:545-9. 1998
  6. pmc Association of borderline oxacillin-susceptible strains of Staphylococcus aureus with surgical wound infections
    D S Kernodle
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 36:219-22. 1998

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Synergism between poly-(1-6)-beta-D-glucopyranosyl-(1-3)-beta-D-glucopyranose glucan and cefazolin in prophylaxis of staphylococcal wound infection in a guinea pig model
    A B Kaiser
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2605, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 42:2449-51. 1998
    ..PGG-glucan and cefazolin are synergistic in their ability to prevent staphylococcal wound infection...
  2. ncbi request reprint Failure of cephalosporins to prevent Staphylococcus aureus surgical wound infections
    D S Kernodle
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tenn
    JAMA 263:961-6. 1990
    ..This finding has important implications for the therapy and prevention of S aureus infection...
  3. pmc Efficacy of cefazolin, cefamandole, and gentamicin as prophylactic agents in cardiac surgery. Results of a prospective, randomized, double-blind trial in 1030 patients
    A B Kaiser
    Department of Medicine, Saint Thomas Hospital, Nashville, TN 37202
    Ann Surg 206:791-7. 1987
    ..These data suggest that gentamicin has no role as a prophylactic antibiotic in cardiac surgery and that, compared with cefamandole, cefazolin offers unreliable prophylaxis against deep infection at both the sternal and donor sites...
  4. ncbi request reprint Beta-lactamase production diminishes the prophylactic efficacy of ampicillin and cefazolin in a guinea pig model of Staphylococcus aureus wound infection
    D S Kernodle
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, and VA Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2605, USA
    J Infect Dis 177:701-6. 1998
    ..128 cfu, VK7114 and VK7115; P < .001). In the setting of prophylaxis with beta-lactamase-susceptible antibiotics, beta-lactamase contributes to the pathogenesis of S. aureus wound infections...
  5. pmc Prophylactic anti-infective activity of poly-[1-6]-beta-D-glucopyranosyl-[1-3]-beta-D-glucopryanose glucan in a guinea pig model of staphylococcal wound infection
    D S Kernodle
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2605, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 42:545-9. 1998
    ..Neutrophil-activating agents are a novel means of prophylaxis against surgical infection and may be less likely than antibiotics to be affected adversely by the increasing antibiotic resistance of nosocomial pathogens...
  6. pmc Association of borderline oxacillin-susceptible strains of Staphylococcus aureus with surgical wound infections
    D S Kernodle
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 36:219-22. 1998
    ..0001). These data demonstrate that BSSA-5 strains are a distinct subpopulation of methicillin-susceptible S. aureus which frequently cause deep surgical wound infections. Cefazolin use in prophylaxis is a risk factor for BSSA-5 infection...