A E Fiore
Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Clinical outcomes of meningitis caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae in the era of antibiotic resistanceA E Fiore
Respiratory Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Clin Infect Dis 30:71-7. 2000..Empirical use of vancomycin, current prevalence of drug-resistant S. pneumoniae, and degree of nonsusceptibility to cefotaxime may have influenced these findings...
- Effectiveness of pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine for preschool-age children with chronic diseaseA E Fiore
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 5:828-31. 1999..Effectiveness against invasive disease caused by serotypes included in the vaccine was 63%. Effectiveness against serotypes in the polysaccharide vaccine but not in a proposed seven-valent protein conjugate vaccine was 94%...
- Clinical outcomes of bacteremic pneumococcal pneumonia in the era of antibiotic resistanceJ F Moroney
Respiratory Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Clin Infect Dis 33:797-805. 2001..Factors other than resistance, such as severity of illness at presentation and advance directive status ("do not resuscitate" orders), appear to have a stronger influence on pneumococcal pneumonia outcomes...