E Galanakis

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Affiliation: University of Crete
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Invasive non-typhoidal salmonellosis in immunocompetent infants and children
    Emmanouil Galanakis
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Crete, POB 2208, Heraklion 71003, Greece
    Int J Infect Dis 11:36-9. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Childhood Yersinia enterocolitica infection in Crete
    E Galanakis
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Crete, P O Box 2208, Heraklion, 71003 Greece
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 25:65-6. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Urine interleukin-8 as a marker of vesicoureteral reflux in infants
    Emmanouil Galanakis
    Department of Pediatrics, General University Hospital of Heraklion, Heraklion, Greece
    Pediatrics 117:e863-7. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Outcome of toxoplasmosis acquired during pregnancy following treatment in both pregnancy and early infancy
    Emmanouil Galanakis
    Department of Neonatology, University Hospital of Heraklion, Heraklion, Greece
    Fetal Diagn Ther 22:444-8. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Ochrobactrum anthropi bacteraemia in immunocompetent children
    Emmanouil Galanakis
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
    Scand J Infect Dis 34:800-3. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Neonatal bacteraemia: a population-based study
    Emmanouil Galanakis
    Department of Child Health, Neonatology Clinic, University of Ioannina, Greece
    Scand J Infect Dis 34:598-601. 2002
  7. pmc PFAPA syndrome in children evaluated for tonsillectomy
    E Galanakis
    Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital of Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    Arch Dis Child 86:434-5. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Rickettsia typhi infection presenting as subacute meningitis
    Emmanouil Galanakis
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Crete, Greece
    J Child Neurol 17:156-7. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Transverse myelitis associated with herpes simplex virus infection
    E Galanakis
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
    J Child Neurol 16:866-7. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-3 and interleukin-4 in childhood brucellosis
    E Galanakis
    Dept of Pediatrics, University Hospital of loannina, Greece
    Infection 30:33-4. 2002

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  1. ncbi request reprint Invasive non-typhoidal salmonellosis in immunocompetent infants and children
    Emmanouil Galanakis
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Crete, POB 2208, Heraklion 71003, Greece
    Int J Infect Dis 11:36-9. 2007
    ..To investigate the extraintestinal manifestations of non-typhoidal Salmonellae (NTS) infection in immunocompetent infants and children...
  2. ncbi request reprint Childhood Yersinia enterocolitica infection in Crete
    E Galanakis
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Crete, P O Box 2208, Heraklion, 71003 Greece
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 25:65-6. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Urine interleukin-8 as a marker of vesicoureteral reflux in infants
    Emmanouil Galanakis
    Department of Pediatrics, General University Hospital of Heraklion, Heraklion, Greece
    Pediatrics 117:e863-7. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the urine levels of IL-8 as a noninvasive marker of VUR in infants in the absence of a recent UTI episode...
  4. ncbi request reprint Outcome of toxoplasmosis acquired during pregnancy following treatment in both pregnancy and early infancy
    Emmanouil Galanakis
    Department of Neonatology, University Hospital of Heraklion, Heraklion, Greece
    Fetal Diagn Ther 22:444-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the outcome of infants born to mothers with toxoplasmosis acquired during pregnancy, following administration of appropriate regimens both during pregnancy and early infancy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ochrobactrum anthropi bacteraemia in immunocompetent children
    Emmanouil Galanakis
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
    Scand J Infect Dis 34:800-3. 2002
    ..anthropi may cause bacteraemia in immunocompetent hosts, although further studies are required to clarify whether these isolates represent pseudobacteraemia or whether O. anthropi is a potential pathogen of low virulence...
  6. ncbi request reprint Neonatal bacteraemia: a population-based study
    Emmanouil Galanakis
    Department of Child Health, Neonatology Clinic, University of Ioannina, Greece
    Scand J Infect Dis 34:598-601. 2002
    ..59). In conclusion, certain conditions were confirmed to predispose patients to neonatal bacteraemia; neonatal morbidity and mortality can be reduced by intervening to control these predisposing factors...
  7. pmc PFAPA syndrome in children evaluated for tonsillectomy
    E Galanakis
    Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital of Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    Arch Dis Child 86:434-5. 2002
    ..All children had been well between episodes and showed a dramatic postoperative improvement. PFAPA syndrome is not uncommon among children having tonsillectomy. Tonsillectomy is curative in most of these patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Rickettsia typhi infection presenting as subacute meningitis
    Emmanouil Galanakis
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Crete, Greece
    J Child Neurol 17:156-7. 2002
    ..Murine typhus should be included in the differential diagnosis of meningoencephalitis in children who are residents of endemic areas...
  9. ncbi request reprint Transverse myelitis associated with herpes simplex virus infection
    E Galanakis
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
    J Child Neurol 16:866-7. 2001
    ..An episode of gingivostomatitis had preceded, and serology indicated herpes simplex virus type 1 infection. The child recovered gradually, and no relapses were noted during a 30-month follow-up period...
  10. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-3 and interleukin-4 in childhood brucellosis
    E Galanakis
    Dept of Pediatrics, University Hospital of loannina, Greece
    Infection 30:33-4. 2002
    ..The Th1/Th2 cytokine balance seems to be involved in the susceptibility or resistance to Brucella infection, however the precise role of interleukins in human brucellosis has not been thoroughly explored...
  11. ncbi request reprint Bloodstream infections in patients with solid tumors: associated factors, microbial spectrum and outcome
    M Anatoliotaki
    University General Hospital of Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    Infection 32:65-71. 2004
    ..Although patients with malignant diseases are at increased risk for bloodstream infections (BSIs), limited data are available for those with solid tumors...
  12. ncbi request reprint Rickettsia typhi infection in childhood
    M Bitsori
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
    Acta Paediatr 91:59-61. 2002
    ..Conclusion: Rickettsia typhi infection should be considered in the differential diagnosis of children residing in or returning from Southern Europe countries who present with prolonged fever, rash and lymphadenopathy...
  13. doi request reprint A Chryseobacterium meningosepticum colonization outbreak in a neonatal intensive care unit
    S Maraki
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, Parasitology, Zoonoses and Geographical Medicine, University Hospital of Heraklion, P O Box 1352, 71110 Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 28:1415-9. 2009
    ..To report the epidemiologic, bacteriologic, and clinical features of a Chryseobacterium meningosepticum outbreak in a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) of a referral teaching hospital...
  14. ncbi request reprint Mucus plugging as a cause of acute lobar overdistension
    M Bitsori
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
    Pediatr Emerg Care 17:38-9. 2001
    ..The child had undergone two consecutive negative bronchoscopies with a presumptive diagnosis of foreign body aspiration; however, it was only the antiasthmatic treatment that resulted in an excellent outcome...
  15. ncbi request reprint Invasive Salmonella virchow infection in childhood
    M Bitsori
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
    Scand J Infect Dis 33:862-5. 2001
    ..In conclusion, S. virchow may be a more invasive serotype in immunocompetent children and present with a wider spectrum of manifestations than considered previously...
  16. ncbi request reprint Toxoplasmosis in pregnant women in Crete
    M Antoniou
    Laboratory of Clinical Bacteriology, Parasitology, Zoonoses and Geographical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Crete, Heraklion, Crete, 71003 Greece
    Parassitologia 49:231-3. 2007
    ..gondii infection. T. gondii genotypes were characterized, directly from clinical samples, after PCR-RFLP on the SAG2 gene and sequence analysis at the restriction sites. They belonged to all 3 clonal lineages...
  17. doi request reprint Long-term trends in the epidemiology and resistance of childhood bacterial enteropathogens in Crete
    S Maraki
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, Parasitology, Zoonoses and Geographic Medicine, University Hospital of Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 31:1889-94. 2012
    ..These changing trends in the long-term morbidity and susceptibility call for ongoing surveillance and tailored management...
  18. doi request reprint Infant colonization by Staphylococcus aureus: role of maternal carriage
    E Chatzakis
    Paediatric Infectious Diseases Unit, University Hospital, Heraklion, Greece
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 30:1111-7. 2011
    ..6% among all isolates from infants. In conclusion, isolates from infants were commonly identical to isolates from their mothers, pointing to a principal role of maternal carriage in S. aureus colonization in infants...
  19. ncbi request reprint Comparative effects of ertapenem, imipenem, and meropenem on the colonization of the gastrointestinal tract of mice by Candida albicans
    G Samonis
    Department of Medicine, University Hospital of Heraklion, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    Med Mycol 44:233-5. 2006
    ..albicans, especially if they received ertapenem. Mice fed regular chow and treated with the study antibiotics or saline did not have Candida in their stools. Candida was not detected in the internal organs of any group of mice...
  20. doi request reprint Serotypes and susceptibilities of paediatric clinical isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae in Crete, Greece, before and after the heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
    S Maraki
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, Parasitology, Zoonoses and Geographic Medicine, University Hospital of Heraklion, Heraklion, Greece
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 29:1449-51. 2010
    ..PCV7 was followed by decreased S. pneumoniae resistance and prevalence of vaccine-related serotypes but increased prevalence of serotypes 7F and 19A. Continuing surveillance is required after the recent introduction of PCV10 and PCV13...
  21. doi request reprint Polymorphisms of the TNF-alpha and ACE genes, and renal scarring in infants with urinary tract infection
    A Savvidou
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
    J Urol 183:684-7. 2010
    ..We investigated the relationship between TNF-alpha A/G and ACE I/D polymorphisms, and renal scarring after urinary tract infection in infants...
  22. doi request reprint Intron 4 polymorphism of the endothelial nitric oxide synthase eNOS gene and early microangiopathy in type 1 diabetes
    D Mamoulakis
    Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital of Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    Int J Immunogenet 36:153-7. 2009
    ..Our findings suggest that a/b polymorphism of the intron 4 eNOS gene is not associated with early onset diabetic microangiopathy...
  23. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of childhood type I diabetes in Crete, 1990-2001
    D Mamoulakis
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
    Acta Paediatr 92:737-9. 2003
    ..To study the epidemiological patterns of childhood-onset type I diabetes in Crete, Greece...
  24. doi request reprint A prospective multicenter study of childhood encephalitis in Greece
    Emmanouil Galanakis
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:740-2. 2009
    ..1%). Leading pathogens included herpes viruses (10 patients), enteroviruses (6), and Streptococcus pneumoniae (2). No fatalities were observed; however, deficits remained in 5 of 42 (11.9%) children...
  25. ncbi request reprint Clarithromycin treatment and QT prolongation in childhood
    Ioannis Germanakis
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
    Acta Paediatr 95:1694-6. 2006
    ..A modest (average 22 ms, 95% CI 14-30 ms) but significant QTc prolongation (p<0.001) was observed, with seven cases having a QTc >440 ms during treatment (including a single case with QTc >460 ms)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Yersinia enterocolitica infection mimicking surgical conditions
    Chryssoula Perdikogianni
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital of Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    Pediatr Surg Int 22:589-92. 2006
    ..Y. enterocolitica enteritis manifestations can infrequently mimic appendicitis or other surgical conditions but should remain in the differential diagnosis of children presenting with an acute abdomen...
  27. ncbi request reprint Pica and the elephant's ear
    Helen Mihailidou
    Department of Pediatrics, University General Hospital, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    J Child Neurol 17:855-6. 2002
    ..A 9-month follow-up period was uneventful. Neurologic manifestations can accompany accidental intoxications of some non-nutrient substances. Thus, pica must be suspected in children with acute behavior alterations...
  28. ncbi request reprint Incidence of toxoplasmosis in 5532 pregnant women in Crete, Greece: management of 185 cases at risk
    Maria Antoniou
    Laboratory of Clinical Bacteriology, Parasitology, Zoonoses and Geographical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Crete, P O Box 2208, 71003 Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 117:138-43. 2004
    ..To study the incidence of toxoplasmosis in pregnant women in Crete and to test a designed protocol for handling those at risk of delivering congenitally infected infants...
  29. doi request reprint Siesta and sleep patterns in a sample of adolescents in Greece
    Emmanouil Paraskakis
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Crete, Crete, Greece
    Pediatr Int 50:690-3. 2008
    ..Sleep behaviors and disturbances in adolescence are being increasingly investigated. The aim of the present study was to investigate the sleep habits of adolescents living in provincial Greece...
  30. doi request reprint Pseudomonas aeruginosa urinary tract infection in children: risk factors and outcomes
    M Bitsori
    Department of Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases Unit, University Hospital of Heraklion, Heraklion, Greece
    J Urol 187:260-4. 2012
    ..Data about P. aeruginosa urinary tract infections in children are scarce. We investigated P. aeruginosa urinary tract infections in children in a well-defined area...
  31. ncbi request reprint Quantitative ultrasound measurements in children and adolescents with: type 1 diabetes
    J Damilakis
    Department of Medical Physics, University of Crete, Iraklion, Crete, Greece
    Calcif Tissue Int 74:424-8. 2004
    ..In conclusion, SOS Z-scores at both the radius and tibia show a significant negative correlation with duration of insulin-dependent diabetes in children. No relation was found between SOS and metabolic control of young diabetic patients...
  32. pmc Facial nerve palsy associated with Rickettsia conorii infection
    M Bitsori
    Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital of Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    Arch Dis Child 85:54-5. 2001
    ..We report two adolescent girls with facial nerve palsy and serological evidence of R conorii infection. These cases indicate that rickettsioses should be included among the causes of facial nerve palsy, particularly in endemic areas...
  33. ncbi request reprint Ochrobactrum anthropi bacteremia in pediatric oncology patients
    Eftichia Stiakaki
    Department of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 21:72-4. 2002
    ..Children presented with fever and nonspecific clinical manifestations. Bacteremia was successfully treated with antibiotics, but catheter removal was necessary to achieve cure in four cases...
  34. ncbi request reprint Three cases of viridans group streptococcal bacteremia in children with febrile neutropenia and literature review
    Vassiliki Danilatou
    Department of Paediatric Haematology Oncology, University Hospital of Heraklion, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    Scand J Infect Dis 35:873-6. 2003
    ..Prospective, randomized clinical trials of mouth antiseptics are needed to clarify the usefulness, if any, of such measures in the reduction of viridans group streptococcal bacteremia in this group of patients...
  35. doi request reprint Environmental tobacco smoke exposure as a risk factor for infections in infancy
    F Ladomenou
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Crete, Crete, Greece
    Acta Paediatr 98:1137-41. 2009
    ..This prospective observational study investigated the effect of environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) on frequency and severity of common infantile infections...
  36. ncbi request reprint Aspects of childhood cancer during the Byzantine period
    I A Ramoutsaki
    University of Crete, University Hospital of Heraklion, Department of Pediatrics, Hematology-Oncology, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 18:161-6. 2001
    ..Medical terms introduced during the Byzantine period are still used. The texts have been studied in their original languages, that is, Ancient and Byzantine Greek, and Latin...
  37. doi request reprint Familial Mediterranean Fever in Crete: a genetic and structural biological approach in a population of 'intermediate risk'
    E Fragouli
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medical School, University of Crete, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    Clin Genet 73:152-9. 2008
    ..In this model, the 'flexible loops' of caspase-1 appear to have no access to some positions that have been previously associated with mild disease, suggesting that alternative pathogenic pathways leading to FMF need to be explored...
  38. doi request reprint Resistance against broad-spectrum beta-lactams among uropathogens in children
    Maria Bitsori
    Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital of Heraklion, POB 1352, Heraklion 71500, Greece
    Pediatr Nephrol 24:2381-6. 2009
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Urinary tract infection caused by Shigella sonnei
    Maria Anatoliotaki
    Second Department of Paediatrics, Venizelion General Hospital, Crete, Greece
    Scand J Infect Dis 35:431-3. 2003
    ..The strain was resistant to ampicillin and cotrimoxazole, and treatment with cefotaxime eradicated the infection. The role of Shigellae as urinary tract pathogens is reviewed and possible sources of infection are discussed...
  40. ncbi request reprint Ethics of mandatory vaccination for healthcare workers
    E Galanakis
    Department of Paediatrics and Joint Graduate Programme in Bioethics, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
    Euro Surveill 18:20627. 2013
    ..Differences in diseases, patient and HCW groups at risk and available vaccines should be taken into consideration when adopting the optimal policy...
  41. doi request reprint Hepatitis B virus acquisition and pathogenesis in childhood: host genetic determinants
    V Chatzidaki
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Crete, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 52:3-8. 2011
    ..A better understanding of HBV infection immunopathogenesis in the critical period of infancy may allow the development of optimal and innovative prevention and treatment...
  42. ncbi request reprint Hypertrophic pyloric stenosis in twins: same genes or same environments?
    K Velaoras
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, University of Crete, P O Box 2208, Heraklion 71003, Greece
    Pediatr Surg Int 21:669-71. 2005
    ..We present a case of IHPS in a pair of dizygotic male twins together with a review of the literature, focusing on the question of whether the twin cases actually support a genetic or an acquired nature of IHPS...
  43. doi request reprint Protective effect of exclusive breastfeeding against infections during infancy: a prospective study
    Fani Ladomenou
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Crete, POB 2208, Heraklion 710 03, Greece
    Arch Dis Child 95:1004-8. 2010
    ..To prospectively investigate the effects of breastfeeding on the frequency and severity of infections in a well-defined infant population with adequate vaccination coverage and healthcare standards...
  44. ncbi request reprint Childhood encephalitis in Crete, Greece
    Anestis Ilias
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Crete, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    J Child Neurol 21:910-2. 2006
    ..MRI appeared to be of great diagnostic value. Although no fatalities were observed, deficits did persist in several patients...
  45. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial resistance of urinary tract pathogens in children in Crete, Greece
    Maria Anatoliotaki
    Department of Paediatrics, Venizelion General Hospital, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    Scand J Infect Dis 39:671-5. 2007
    ..In conclusion, several of the first-line agents for empirical treatment of childhood UTI seem to have become ineffective in the area of this study...
  46. ncbi request reprint Community-acquired enterococcal urinary tract infections
    Maria Bitsori
    Department of Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases Unit, University Hospital of Heraklion, University of Crete, POB 2208, 71003 Heraklion, Greece
    Pediatr Nephrol 20:1583-6. 2005
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Vaccination coverage among adolescents in certain provinces of Greece
    Maria Bitsori
    Department of Paediatrics, Infectious Diseases Unit, University Hospital of Heraklion, Heraklion, Greece
    Acta Paediatr 94:1122-5. 2005
    ..To estimate the vaccination coverage in a sample of adolescents in Greece...
  48. ncbi request reprint Serum levels of soluble interleukin-2 receptor alpha (sIL-2Ralpha) as a predictor of outcome in brucellosis
    Alexandros C Makis
    Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital of Ioannina, P O Box 1186, Ioannina 45110, Greece
    J Infect 51:206-10. 2005
    ..All children were treated for 6 weeks and three of them (15%) presented with a relapse at 2, 3 and 8 months after treatment had ended...
  49. ncbi request reprint Epicurus' death
    Maria Bitsori
    Department of Paediatrics and Postgraduate Course in Bioethics, University of Crete, Greece
    World J Urol 22:466-9. 2004
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in schoolchildren in Crete
    Maria Skounti
    47th Primary School, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    Acta Paediatr 95:658-63. 2006
    ..To explore the prevalence of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in 7-y-old child residents of Crete, Greece...
  51. doi request reprint Intron 4 a/b polymorphism of the endothelial nitric oxide synthase gene is associated with both type 1 and type 2 diabetes in a genetically homogeneous population
    Emmanouil Galanakis
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Crete, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    Hum Immunol 69:279-83. 2008
    ..In conclusion, our results indicate that allele a of the intron 4 endothelial NO synthase gene is associated with susceptibility to both T1D and T2D and may represent a common genetic factor for diabetes...
  52. ncbi request reprint A multi-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii outbreak in a general intensive care unit
    Stamatina Levidiotou
    Microbiology Department, Medical School, University of Ioannina, POB 1186, 45, 110, Ioannina, Greece
    In Vivo 16:117-22. 2002
    ..RAPD-fingerprinting may provide a useful and rapid identification technique for the epidemiological investigation of a hospital outbreak...
  53. ncbi request reprint Qualitative versus quantitative blood cultures in the diagnosis of catheter-related bloodstream infections in children with malignancy
    Ioannis Germanakis
    Department of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, University Hospital of Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 45:939-44. 2005
    ..The aim of the study was to compare the diagnostic performance and the prognostic value of the two methods in the evaluation of febrile episodes without an apparent source in children with cancer...
  54. ncbi request reprint Symptomatic congenital cytomegalovirus infection in one twin after recurrent maternal infection
    Antonia Manoura
    Department of Neonatology, University of Crete, Greece
    Pediatr Int 48:88-90. 2006
  55. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial susceptibility of Bordetella pertussis isolates in the state of Washington
    Emmanouil Galanakis
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 29:609-11. 2007
  56. ncbi request reprint Escherichia coli K1 induces IL-8 expression in human brain microvascular endothelial cells
    Emmanouil Galanakis
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, 600 N Wolfe Street, Park 256, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Eur Cytokine Netw 17:260-5. 2006
    ..coli RS218. These findings indicate that the CXCL8 expression is the result of the specific response of HBMEC to meningitis-causing E. coli K1...
  57. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of quantitative blood cultures for the outcome of central venous catheters in children
    John Germanakis
    Scand J Infect Dis 34:680-2. 2002
    ..We suggest that the use of quantitative blood cultures is a useful tool for the evaluation of bacteremia in patients with CVCs and is of prognostic value...