Acinetobacter baumannii

Summary

Alias: Acinetobacter baumanni, Acinetobacter baumannii Bouvet and Grimont 1986, Bacterium anitratum, Acinetobacter baumanii, Acinetobacter genomosp. 2, Acinetobacter genomospecies 2

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  1. Hamidian M, Nigro S, Hall R. Variants of the gentamicin and tobramycin resistance plasmid pRAY are widely distributed in Acinetobacter. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2012;67:2833-6 pubmed publisher
    ..To determine the cause of resistance to the aminoglycosides gentamicin and tobramycin in Acinetobacter isolates and the location of the resistance genes...
  2. Poirel L, Marque S, Héritier C, Segonds C, Chabanon G, Nordmann P. OXA-58, a novel class D {beta}-lactamase involved in resistance to carbapenems in Acinetobacter baumannii. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2005;49:202-8 pubmed
    A carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii strain was isolated in Toulouse, France, in 2003...
  3. D Andrea M, Giani T, D Arezzo S, Capone A, Petrosillo N, Visca P, et al. Characterization of pABVA01, a plasmid encoding the OXA-24 carbapenemase from Italian isolates of Acinetobacter baumannii. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2009;53:3528-33 pubmed publisher
    Two epidemiologically unrelated carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii isolates were investigated as representatives of the first Italian isolates producing the OXA-24 carbapenemase...
  4. Merino M, Acosta J, Poza M, Sanz F, Beceiro A, Chaves F, et al. OXA-24 carbapenemase gene flanked by XerC/XerD-like recombination sites in different plasmids from different Acinetobacter species isolated during a nosocomial outbreak. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2010;54:2724-7 pubmed publisher
    ..a large outbreak of infection (affecting more than 300 inpatients), caused by a multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii clone. The carbapenem resistance in both the A. calcoaceticus and A...
  5. Nigro S, Post V, Hall R. Aminoglycoside resistance in multiply antibiotic-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii belonging to global clone 2 from Australian hospitals. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2011;66:1504-9 pubmed publisher
    ..To examine the distribution and context of aminoglycoside resistance genes in multiply antibiotic-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii isolates from Australia that are members of the global clone 2 and carry the bla(OXA-23) gene conferring ..
  6. Rotaru M, Marchian S, Fekete G, Mariana Iancu G. A Case of Generalized, Superinfected Dermatitis and Inguinal Mycobacterium Lymphadenitis - TB or not TB?. Acta Dermatovenerol Croat. 2018;26:270-272 pubmed
    ..Microbial cultures isolated multiple multi-drug-resistant bacteria (SAH-MRSA, Acinetobacter baumannii, Enterococcus faecalis, E...
  7. Cianciotto N, White R. Expanding Role of Type II Secretion in Bacterial Pathogenesis and Beyond. Infect Immun. 2017;85: pubmed publisher
    ..Prominent human and/or animal pathogens that express a T2S system(s) include Acinetobacter baumannii, Burkholderia pseudomallei, Chlamydia trachomatis, Escherichia coli, ..
  8. Hu Z, Zhou S. [Risk factors and etiological analysis of ventilator-associated pneumonia: three year's cases analysis of intensive care unit in county hospital]. Zhonghua Wei Zhong Bing Ji Jiu Yi Xue. 2018;30:933-938 pubmed publisher
    ..48% (34/108); the isolation rates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Stenotrophomonas maltophilia and Acinetobacter baumannii were 22.22% (24/108), 8.33% (9/108) and 9.26% (10/108), respectively...
  9. Pletzer D, Mansour S, Wuerth K, Rahanjam N, Hancock R. New Mouse Model for Chronic Infections by Gram-Negative Bacteria Enabling the Study of Anti-Infective Efficacy and Host-Microbe Interactions. MBio. 2017;8: pubmed publisher
    ..The model was adapted for use with four major Gram-negative nosocomial pathogens, Acinetobacter baumannii, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Enterobacter cloacae, and Escherichia coli This model ..

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  1. Zhang H, Yang Q, Liao K, Ni Y, Yu Y, Hu B, et al. Update of incidence and antimicrobial susceptibility trends of Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates from Chinese intra-abdominal infection patients. BMC Infect Dis. 2017;17:776 pubmed publisher
    ..3%) and others (1.0%). Non- Enterobacteriaceae (18.9%) included Pseudomonas aeruginosa (9.8%), Acinetobacter baumannii (6.7%), Stenotrophomonas maltophilia (0.9%), Aeromonas hydrophila (0.4%) and others (1.1%)...
  2. Carvalheira A, Casquete R, Silva J, Teixeira P. Prevalence and antimicrobial susceptibility of Acinetobacter spp. isolated from meat. Int J Food Microbiol. 2017;243:58-63 pubmed publisher
    ..9%. However 18.7% of the strains belong to the Acinetobacter baumannii group (n=31) which include the species Acinetobacter baumannii (n=7), Acinetobacter pittii (n=12), ..
  3. Jean S, Lee W, Yu K, Liao C, Hsu C, Chang F, et al. Rates of susceptibility of carbapenems, ceftobiprole, and colistin against clinically important bacteria collected from intensive care units in 2007: Results from the Surveillance of Multicenter Antimicrobial Resistance in Taiwan (SMART). J Microbiol Immunol Infect. 2016;49:969-976 pubmed publisher
    ..Colistin showed excellent in vitro activity (susceptibility rate, 96%) against Acinetobacter baumannii isolates but moderate (73-77% susceptibility rate) activity against isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa ..
  4. Zhanel G, Lawrence C, Adam H, Schweizer F, Zelenitsky S, Zhanel M, et al. Imipenem-Relebactam and Meropenem-Vaborbactam: Two Novel Carbapenem-β-Lactamase Inhibitor Combinations. Drugs. 2018;78:65-98 pubmed publisher
    ..Based on the data available, the addition of relebactam does not improve the activity of imipenem against Acinetobacter baumannii, Stenotrophomonas maltophilia and most anaerobes...
  5. Vendemiato A, von Nowakonski A, Marson F, Levy C. Microbiological characteristics of sepsis in a University hospital. BMC Infect Dis. 2015;15:58 pubmed publisher
    ..0%), Staphylococcus aureus (11.7%), Klebsiella pneumoniae (9.8%), Enterobacter sp (9.5%), Acinetobacter baumannii (9.2%), Pseudomonas aeruginosa (5.7%) and Candida sp (5.1%)...
  6. Zhang J, Wang J, Chen L, Yassin A, Kelly P, Butaye P, et al. Housefly (Musca domestica) and Blow Fly (Protophormia terraenovae) as Vectors of Bacteria Carrying Colistin Resistance Genes. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2018;84: pubmed publisher
    ..ESKAPE (Enterococcus faecium, Staphylococcus aureus, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Acinetobacter baumannii, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, and Enterobacter species) bacteria with multiple drug ..
  7. Jean S, Coombs G, Ling T, Balaji V, Rodrigues C, Mikamo H, et al. Epidemiology and antimicrobial susceptibility profiles of pathogens causing urinary tract infections in the Asia-Pacific region: Results from the Study for Monitoring Antimicrobial Resistance Trends (SMART), 2010-2013. Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2016;47:328-34 pubmed publisher
    ..and Morganella morganii) and non-fermentative GNB species (predominantly Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Acinetobacter baumannii)...
  8. Zhu J, Hu J, Mao Y, Chen F, Zhu J, Shi J, et al. [A multicenter, retrospective study of pathogenic bacteria distribution and drug resistance in febrile neutropenic patients with hematological diseases in Shanghai]. Zhonghua Xue Ye Xue Za Zhi. 2017;38:945-950 pubmed publisher
    ..5%) , Escherichia coli (9.1%) , Pseudomonas aeruginosa (8.7%) , Acinetobacter baumannii (6.6%) , Staphylococcus aureus (5.6%) and Enterococcus faecium (5...
  9. Mohammed M, Alnour T, Shakurfo O, Aburass M. Prevalence and antimicrobial resistance pattern of bacterial strains isolated from patients with urinary tract infection in Messalata Central Hospital, Libya. Asian Pac J Trop Med. 2016;9:771-6 pubmed publisher
    ..5%, each), Citrobacter koseri and Providencia rettgeri (1.9%, each), Acinetobacter baumannii, Enterobacter aerogenes and Proteus vulgaris (1...
  10. Li L, Heidemann Olsen R, Ye L, Yan H, Nie Q, Meng H, et al. Antimicrobial Resistance and Resistance Genes in Aerobic Bacteria Isolated from Pork at Slaughter. J Food Prot. 2016;79:589-97 pubmed publisher
    ..and Oceanobacillus sp.; blaCMY-2 in Lactococcus lactis, Klebsiella oxytoca, Serratia marcescens, Acinetobacter baumannii, and Myroides phaeus; tet(L) in M...
  11. Masadeh M, Alzoubi K, Al Azzam S, Khabour O, Al Buhairan A. Ciprofloxacin-Induced Antibacterial Activity Is Atteneuated by Pretreatment with Antioxidant Agents. Pathogens. 2016;5: pubmed publisher
    ..Staphylococcus aureus ATCC29213, Pseudomonas aeruginosa ATCC 9027, Staphylococcus epidermidis ATCC 12228, Acinetobacter baumannii ATCC 17978, Proteus mirabilis ATCC 12459, Klebsiella pneumoniae ATCC 13883, methicillin-resistant ..
  12. Masadeh M, Alzoubi K, Al Azzam S, Al Buhairan A. Possible involvement of ROS generation in vorinostat pretreatment induced enhancement of the antibacterial activity of ciprofloxacin. Clin Pharmacol. 2017;9:119-124 pubmed publisher
    ..ATCC29213, Pseudomonas aeruginosa ATCC 9027, Staphylococcus epidermidis ATCC 12228, Acinetobacter baumannii ATCC 17978, Proteus mirabilis ATCC 12459, Klebsiella pneumoniae ATCC 13883, methicillin-..
  13. Yao Q, Wang J, Cui T, Yang Z, Su M, Zhao P, et al. Antibacterial Properties of Tebipenem Pivoxil Tablet, a New Oral Carbapenem Preparation against a Variety of Pathogenic Bacteria in Vitro and in Vivo. Molecules. 2016;21:62 pubmed publisher
    ..coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Enterobacter aerogenes, Haemophilus influenzae, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, and Acinetobacter baumannii were 1, 0.5, ≤ 0.125, 0.25, 64, 64 μg/mL, respectively...
  14. Nairn B, Eliasson O, Hyder D, Long N, Majumdar A, Chakravorty S, et al. Fluorescence High-Throughput Screening for Inhibitors of TonB Action. J Bacteriol. 2017;199: pubmed publisher
    ..The facility of FLHTS against E. coli led us to adapt it to Acinetobacter baumannii We identified its FepA ortholog (AbaFepA), deleted and cloned its structural gene, genetically ..
  15. Valentine K, Viacheslav K. Bacterial flora of combat wounds from eastern Ukraine and time-specified changes of bacterial recovery during treatment in Ukrainian military hospital. BMC Res Notes. 2017;10:152 pubmed publisher
    ..The most frequent microbial mixture were Acinetobacter baumannii with Enterobacteriaceae or other nonfermentative Gram negative rods with Enterococcus spp...
  16. Li Z, Zhou Z, Li P, Zeng W, Qing H, Tang W. Retrospective Study on Multidrug-Resistant Bacterium Infections After Rigid Internal Fixation of Mandibular Fracture. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2016;74:770-7 pubmed publisher
    ..pneumonia, 1 with extended spectrum β-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli, 1 with multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii, and 1 with multidrug-resistant Enterobacter cloacae...
  17. Zhao C, Chen H, Wang H, Liu W, Zhuo C, Chu Y, et al. [Analysis of pathogen spectrum and resistance of clinical common organisms causing bloodstream infections, hospital-acquired pneumonia and intra-abdominal infections from thirteen teaching hospitals in 2013]. Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi. 2015;95:1739-46 pubmed
    ..9% of all Enterococcus faecium strains. Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Acinetobacter baumannii and Pseudomonas aeruginosa are the most common pathogens causing nosocomial infections...
  18. Mahmoudi S, Mahzari M, Banar M, Pourakbari B, Haghi Ashtiani M, Mohammadi M, et al. Antimicrobial resistance patterns of Gram-negative bacteria isolated from bloodstream infections in an Iranian referral paediatric hospital: A 5.5-year study. J Glob Antimicrob Resist. 2017;11:17-22 pubmed publisher
    ..All K. pneumoniae (100%) were ampicillin-resistant. All S. marcescens were ceftazidime-resistant. No Acinetobacter baumannii were resistant to colistin. All P...
  19. Zhanel G, Golden A, Zelenitsky S, Wiebe K, Lawrence C, Adam H, et al. Cefiderocol: A Siderophore Cephalosporin with Activity Against Carbapenem-Resistant and Multidrug-Resistant Gram-Negative Bacilli. Drugs. 2019;79:271-289 pubmed publisher
    ..Cefiderocol is also more potent than both ceftazidime-avibactam and meropenem versus Acinetobacter baumannii, including meropenem non-susceptible and multidrug-resistant (MDR) isolates...
  20. Naz R, Ayub H, Nawaz S, Islam Z, Yasmin T, Bano A, et al. Antimicrobial activity, toxicity and anti-inflammatory potential of methanolic extracts of four ethnomedicinal plant species from Punjab, Pakistan. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2017;17:302 pubmed publisher
    ..well diffusion method against Staphylococcus aureus, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Klebsiella pneumonia and Acinetobacter baumannii. The minimal inhibitory concentration (MIC) and minimal bactericidal concentration (MBC) were determined ..
  21. Al Asmari A, Alamri M, Almasoudi A, Abbasmanthiri R, Mahfoud M. Evaluation of the in vitro antimicrobial activity of selected Saudi scorpion venoms tested against multidrug-resistant micro-organisms. J Glob Antimicrob Resist. 2017;10:14-18 pubmed publisher
    ..Leiurus quinquestriatus venom inhibited the growth and survival of MDR Escherichia coli (55.2%), Acinetobacter baumannii (50.6%), Klebsiella pneumoniae (35.1%), Pseudomonas aeruginosa (31.3%), Staphylococcus aureus (36...
  22. Yang H, Wang W, Tan Y, Zhang D, Wu J, Lei X. Investigation and analysis of the characteristics and drug sensitivity of bacteria in skin ulcer infections. Chin J Traumatol. 2017;20:194-197 pubmed publisher
    ..coli had higher resistance to ampicillin. E. cloacae were not sensitive to piperacillin/tazobactam. Acinetobacter baumannii was resistant to all the tested drugs. S. aureus, E...
  23. Martínez M, Massora S, Mandomando I, Ussene E, Jordao D, Lovane L, et al. Infectious cause of death determination using minimally invasive autopsies in developing countries. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2016;84:80-86 pubmed publisher
    ..herpesvirus 8, cytomegalovirus, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Streptococcus dysgalactiae, Ryzopus oryzae, and Acinetobacter baumannii. The combination of classical cultures, serological tests and molecular assays performed in samples ..
  24. Guzel S, Ozay Y, Kumas M, Uzun C, Ozkorkmaz E, Yildirim Z, et al. Wound healing properties, antimicrobial and antioxidant activities of Salvia kronenburgii Rech. f. and Salvia euphratica Montbret, Aucher & Rech. f. var. euphratica on excision and incision wound models in diabetic rats. Biomed Pharmacother. 2019;111:1260-1276 pubmed publisher
    ..Antimicrobial activity was evaluated against Staphylococcus aureus, Bacillus subtilis, Escherichia coli, Acinetobacter baumannii, Aeromonas hydrophila, Mycobacterium tuberculosis, Candida glabrata, Candida parapsilosis, and Candida ..
  25. He S, Chen B, Li W, Yan J, Chen L, Wang X, et al. Ventilator-associated pneumonia after cardiac surgery: a meta-analysis and systematic review. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014;148:3148-55.e1-5 pubmed publisher
    ..19%, followed by Staphylococcus aureus (20.15%), Haemophilus influenzae (19.53%), Acinetobacter baumannii (10.68%), Escherichia coli (10.18%), Klebsiella pneumoniae (9.52%), and Candida albicans (7.20%)...
  26. Gündogdu A, Kilic H, Ulu Kılıç A, Kutateladze M. [Susceptibilities of multidrug-resistant pathogens responsible for complicated skin and soft tissue infections to standard bacteriophage cocktails]. Mikrobiyol Bul. 2016;50:215-23 pubmed
    ..Eliava Institute, Georgia. Because of the absence of ready-made phage preparations for Acinetobacter baumannii and Klebsiella pneumoniae, ?1-?7 and ?KL1- ?KL3 phages were used provided from the same institute's phage ..
  27. Zhang M, Xu Y, Jiang Z, Qian J, Zhang Z, Sun N, et al. [Study on risk factor of central venous catheter infection in ICU: 1 160 patients report]. Zhonghua Wei Zhong Bing Ji Jiu Yi Xue. 2017;29:1082-1086 pubmed publisher
    ..68%). Non-fermenting bacteria (Pseudomonas aeruginosa 11.59%, Acinetobacter baumannii 8.82%) was predominant in the G- bacteria, followed by Enterobacteria (Klebsiella pneumoniae 8...
  28. Berezin E, Solórzano F. Gram-negative infections in pediatric and neonatal intensive care units of Latin America. J Infect Dev Ctries. 2014;8:942-53 pubmed publisher
    ..aeruginosa and Acinetobacter baumannii in PICUs, demonstrating resistance to carbapenems, and two outbreaks of carbapenem-resistant K...
  29. Frattari A, Parruti G, Erasmo R, Guerra L, Polilli E, Zocaro R, et al. Recurring septic shock in a patient with blunt abdominal and pelvic trauma: how mandatory is source control surgery?: a case report. J Med Case Rep. 2017;11:49 pubmed publisher
    ..Clinical improvement ensued; blood cultures yielded Candida albicans and multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii; panresistant carbapenemase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae grew from wound swabs...
  30. Zhang X, Zhang J, Cao A. [Epidemiological investigation on respiratory diseases in 1 300 children, in Jinan, Shandong]. Zhonghua Liu Xing Bing Xue Za Zhi. 2014;35:1275-7 pubmed
    ..2% ) of Streptococcus pneumoniae, 82 strains (11.3% ) of Klebsiella pneumoniae, 38 strains (5.2%) of Acinetobacter baumannii, 35 strains(4.8%) of Enterobacter cloacae, 22 strains (3.0%) of Streptococcus pyogenes, 17 strains (2...
  31. Negroni R, Depardo R, Messina F, García J, Santiso G, Mingrone V, et al. [Clinical problems in medical mycology: Problem number 49]. Rev Iberoam Micol. 2016;33:55-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The patient received intravenous antibiotics, but before being discharged Acinetobacter baumannii was isolated from blood, catheter and urine cultures, and a new series of antibiotics were prescribed...
  32. Karumathil D, Yin H, Kollanoor Johny A, Venkitanarayanan K. Prevalence of Multidrug-Resistant Bacteria on Fresh Vegetables Collected from Farmers' Markets in Connecticut. J Food Prot. 2016;79:1446-51 pubmed publisher
    This study determined the prevalence of multidrug-resistant (MDR) Acinetobacter baumannii on fresh vegetables collected from farmers' markets in Connecticut...
  33. Skowron K, Grudlewska K, Kwiecińska Piróg J, Gryń G, Śrutek M, Gospodarek Komkowska E. Efficacy of radiant catalytic ionization to reduce bacterial populations in air and on different surfaces. Sci Total Environ. 2018;610-611:111-120 pubmed publisher
    ..ozone and peroxide, generated by the Radiant Catalytic Ionization (RCI) cell for the inactivation of Acinetobacter baumannii, Escherichia coli, Enterococcus faecalis, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Salmonella Enteritidis, Listeria ..
  34. Chatzi M, Papanikolaou J, Makris D, Papathanasiou I, Tsezou A, Karvouniaris M, et al. Toll-like receptor 2, 4 and 9 polymorphisms and their association with ICU-acquired infections in Central Greece. J Crit Care. 2018;47:1-8 pubmed publisher
    ..pneumonia (VAP) and urinary-tract infections (UTI), principally due to multi-drug resistant (MDR) Acinetobacter baumannii, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Klebsiella pneumonia, respectively (all P?<?0.05)...
  35. Stowe S, Thompson R, Peng L, Su Z, Blackledge M, Draughn G, et al. Membrane-permeabilizing activity of reverse-amide 2-aminoimidazole antibiofilm agents against Acinetobacter baumannii. Curr Drug Deliv. 2015;12:223-30 pubmed
    b>Acinetobacter baumannii has quickly become one of the most insidious and prevalent nosocomial infections. Recently, the reverse-amide class of 2-aminoimidazole compounds (RA-2AI) was found both to prevent A...
  36. Selasi G, Nicholas A, Jeon H, Lee Y, Yoo J, Heo S, et al. Genetic basis of antimicrobial resistance and clonal dynamics of carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii sequence type 191 in a Korean hospital. Infect Genet Evol. 2015;36:1-7 pubmed publisher
    ..basis of antimicrobial resistance and the epidemiological characteristics of 125 carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii (CRAB) isolates collected from 2011 to 2012 in a Korean hospital...
  37. Aliramezani A, Douraghi M, Hajihasani A, Mohammadzadeh M, Rahbar M. Clonal relatedness and biofilm formation of OXA-23-producing carbapenem resistant Acinetobacter baumannii isolates from hospital environment. Microb Pathog. 2016;99:204-208 pubmed publisher
    Carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii (CRAB) is a serious threat for hospitalized patients and it can survive for long periods in hospital settings, particularly on inanimate surfaces...
  38. Bouguenoun W, Bakour S, Bentorki A, Al Bayssari C, Merad T, Rolain J. Molecular epidemiology of environmental and clinical carbapenemase-producing Gram-negative bacilli from hospitals in Guelma, Algeria: Multiple genetic lineages and first report of OXA-48 in Enterobacter cloacae. J Glob Antimicrob Resist. 2016;7:135-140 pubmed publisher
    ..Clinical and surface isolates of Acinetobacter baumannii were found to produce the carbapenemases NDM-1 (7 isolates) and OXA-23 (2 isolates)...
  39. Cai X, Yang Z, Dai J, Chen K, Zhang L, Ni W, et al. Pharmacodynamics of tigecycline alone and in combination with colistin against clinical isolates of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in an in vitro pharmacodynamic model. Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2017;49:609-616 pubmed publisher
    ..were to compare tigecycline and colistin monotherapy and combination therapy against multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii (MDR-AB) and to identify changes in the susceptibility of the organism using an in vitro pharmacodynamic ..
  40. Akrami F, Shahandashti E, Yahyapour Y, Sadeghi M, Khafri S, Pournajaf A, et al. Integron types, gene cassettes and antimicrobial resistance profile of Acinetobacter baumannii isolated from BAL samples in Babol, north of Iran. Microb Pathog. 2017;109:35-38 pubmed publisher
    Multi-drug resistant isolates of Acinetobacter baumannii have created therapeutic problems worldwide. This current study was intended to determine the Integron types, gene cassettes and antimicrobial resistance profile of A...
  41. Robustillo Rodela A, Pérez Blanco V, Espinel Ruiz M, Ruiz Carrascoso G, Figueira Iglesias J, Abad Martín D. Successful control of 2 simultaneous outbreaks of OXA-48 carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae and multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in an intensive care unit. Am J Infect Control. 2017;45:1356-1362 pubmed publisher
    ..describes a double outbreak of OXA-48-producing Enterobacteriaceae (OXA-48-PE) and multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii (MRAB) in an intensive care unit (ICU) and the effectiveness of measures implemented, including ..
  42. Karaiskos I, Antoniadou A, Giamarellou H. Combination therapy for extensively-drug resistant gram-negative bacteria. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..There is moderate evidence in support of the use of monotherapy for treating carbapenemase-producing Acinetobacter baumannii infections, however for septic shock patients, cancer patients and infections with an isolate with MIC in ..
  43. Rosato A, Piarulli M, Corbo F, Muraglia M, Carone A, Vitali M, et al. In vitro synergistic antibacterial action of certain combinations of gentamicin and essential oils. Curr Med Chem. 2010;17:3289-95 pubmed
    ..In particular a very strong synergistic interaction was observed against Acinetobacter baumannii ATCC 19606 (FIC index = 0.11)...
  44. Mellon G, Clec h C, Picard B, Cohen Y, Jauréguy F. Postsurgical meningitis due to multiresistant Acinetobacter baumannii successfully treated with high doses of ampicillin/sulbactam combined with rifampicin and fosfomycin. J Infect Chemother. 2012;18:958-60 pubmed publisher
    We report a case of postsurgical meningitis caused by multiresistant Acinetobacter baumannii successfully treated with high doses of ampicillin/sulbactam combined with rifampicin and fosfomycin.
  45. Noori E, Rasooli I, Owlia P, Mousavi Gargari S, Ebrahimizadeh W. A conserved region from biofilm associated protein as a biomarker for detection of Acinetobacter baumannii. Microb Pathog. 2014;77:84-8 pubmed publisher
    b>Acinetobacter baumannii is the leading cause of nosocominal infection within the family Moraxellaceae...
  46. Ramírez M, Traglia G, Pérez J, Müller G, Martínez M, Golic A, et al. White and blue light induce reduction in susceptibility to minocycline and tigecycline in Acinetobacter spp. and other bacteria of clinical importance. J Med Microbiol. 2015;64:525-37 pubmed publisher
    ..We further show that the modulation of antibiotic susceptibility occurs not only in Acinetobacter baumannii but also in other micro-organisms of clinical relevance such as Escherichia coli and Staphylococcus ..
  47. Park Y, Lee J, Ko K. Transcriptomic analysis of colistin-susceptible and colistin-resistant isolates identifies genes associated with colistin resistance in Acinetobacter baumannii. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2015;21:765.e1-7 pubmed publisher
    The emergence of colistin-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii is concerning, as colistin is often regarded as the last option for treating multidrug-resistant (MDR) A. baumannii infections...
  48. Yim A, Kwok J, Yu A, Leung A, Lau H, Chan T, et al. Draft Genome Sequence of Extensively Drug-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii Strain CUAB1 from a Patient in Hong Kong, China. Genome Announc. 2015;3: pubmed publisher
    We report the draft genome sequence of an extensively drug-resistant strain of Acinetobacter baumannii, CUAB1, isolated from a patient in a local Hong Kong hospital...
  49. Castro Jaimes S, Salgado Camargo A, Graña Miraglia L, Lozano L, Bocanegra Ibarias P, Volkow Fernández P, et al. Complete Genome Sequence of a Multidrug-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii Isolate Obtained from a Mexican Hospital (Sequence Type 422). Genome Announc. 2016;4: pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we present the complete genome sequence of a multidrug-resistant A. baumannii isolate, recovered from a Mexican hospital and classified as sequence type 422 according to the multilocus sequence typing Pasteur scheme. ..
  50. Yilmazlar T, Gulcu B, Işık O, Ozturk E. Microbiological aspects of Fournier's gangrene. Int J Surg. 2017;40:135-138 pubmed publisher
    ..Escherichia coli was the most common microorganism (72%). Acinetobacter baumannii and Klebsiella pneumonia were significantly more common in patients who required mechanical ventilation...
  51. Blackwell G, Hall R. The tet39 Determinant and the msrE-mphE Genes in Acinetobacter Plasmids Are Each Part of Discrete Modules Flanked by Inversely Oriented pdif (XerC-XerD) Sites. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2017;61: pubmed publisher
    ..2-kb plasmid, pS30-1, recovered from a global clone 2 (GC2) Acinetobacter baumannii isolate from Singapore, that conferred resistance to tetracycline and erythromycin...
  52. Katsiari M, Mavroidi A, Platsouka E, Nikolaou C. Extensively drug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii bacteraemia in a multidisciplinary intensive care unit during a 6-year period: Risk factors for fulminant sepsis. J Glob Antimicrob Resist. 2018;14:51-57 pubmed publisher
    ..factors that might predict a fulminant fatal course of bacteraemia caused by extensively drug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii (XDR-Aba)...
  53. Raggi R, Archulet K, Haag C, Tang W. Clinical, operational, and financial impact of an ultraviolet-C terminal disinfection intervention at a community hospital. Am J Infect Control. 2018;46:1224-1229 pubmed publisher
    ..Using a pre-post study design, we compared the HAI rates of 5 multidrug-resistant bacteria (Acinetobacter baumannii, Klebsiella pneumoniae, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus, ..
  54. Zhang Y, Ye Z, Zhou X, Zhang H, Wang Y, Xu Y, et al. [Blockade of TLR4/NF-κB pathway promotes the inflammation of Acinetobacter baumannii-infected rats]. Xi Bao Yu Fen Zi Mian Yi Xue Za Zhi. 2018;34:395-400 pubmed
    Objective To explore the effects of TLR4 on Acinetobacter baumannii (A. baumannii) infection in a rat model. Methods Healthy male SD rats were divided into normal control group, TAK-242 treated group, A...
  55. Chaudhary M, Payasi A. Molecular characterization and in vitro susceptibilities of β-lactamase producing Escherichia coli, Klebsiella species, Acinetobacter baumannii, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Staphylococcus aureus to CSE1034 and other β-lactams. Asian Pac J Trop Med. 2014;7S1:S217-23 pubmed publisher
    ..Among the six hundred sixty three isolates, the identified isolates were Acinetobacter baumannii (72), Escherichia coli (218), Klebsiella pneumoniae (30), Klebsiella oxytoca (63), Pseudomonas aeruginosa ..
  56. Yoshizumi A, Ishii Y, Aoki K, Testa R, Nichols W, Tateda K. In vitro susceptibility of characterized β-lactamase-producing Gram-negative bacteria isolated in Japan to ceftazidime-, ceftaroline-, and aztreonam-avibactam combinations. J Infect Chemother. 2015;21:148-51 pubmed publisher
    ..26); class C β-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae (n = 9) and class D β-lactamase-producing Acinetobacter baumannii (n = 9) and Enterobacteriaceae (n = 3)...
  57. Song S, Li X, Wan Q, Ye Q. Risk factors for mortality in liver transplant recipients with ESKAPE infection. Transplant Proc. 2014;46:3560-3 pubmed publisher
    ..infections caused by the pathogens Enterococcus faecium, Staphylococcus aureus, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Acinetobacter baumannii, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, and Enterobacter spp (ESKAPE) have recently been identified as serious emerging ..
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