Genomes and Genes
infectious skin diseases
Summary: Skin diseases caused by bacteria, fungi, parasites, or viruses.
Publications185 found, 100 shown here
- Clinical and economic consequences of failure of initial antibiotic therapy for hospitalized patients with complicated skin and skin-structure infectionsJohn Edelsberg
Policy Analysis, Brookline, Massachusetts 02445, USA
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:160-9. 2008..To estimate the consequences of failure of initial antibiotic therapy for patients with complicated skin and skin-structure infections...
- [Skin and soft tissue infections: current therapeutic options]Silvano Esposito
Dipartimento di Malattie Infettive, Seconda Universita degli Studi di Napoli, Italy
Infez Med 16:65-73. 2008..The review then reports the recent data concerning the efficacy of new antimicrobials for treating SSTIs. In particular, results observed with linezolid, tigecycline, and daptomycin are discussed...
- Streptococcal infection and renal disease markers in Australian aboriginal childrenP G Van Buynder
Health Department of Western Australia, South Hedland
Med J Aust 156:537-40. 1992..To demonstrate an association between markers of streptococcal infection and markers of glomerulonephritis in Aboriginal children...
- Practice guidelines for the diagnosis and management of skin and soft-tissue infectionsDennis L Stevens
Infectious Diseases Section, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Boise, Idaho 83702, USA
Clin Infect Dis 41:1373-406. 2005
- Skin and soft tissue infectionsRobert L Rogers
Department of Emergency Medicine, The University of Maryland School of Medicine, 110 South Paca Street, Suite 200, Emergency Medicine, Sixth Floor, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Prim Care 33:697-710. 2006..Failure to consider the diagnosis and refer may lead to significant morbidity and even mortality...
- Skin diseases in south-east Nigeria: a current perspectiveE N Nnoruka
Sub Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
Int J Dermatol 44:29-33. 2005..This study was carried out to update the recent clinical picture of skin diseases in our environment in view of the rapid development, urbanization and advances in the region...
- Topical retapamulin ointment (1%, wt/wt) twice daily for 5 days versus oral cephalexin twice daily for 10 days in the treatment of secondarily infected dermatitis: results of a randomized controlled trialLawrence Charles Parish
Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Biology, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
J Am Acad Dermatol 55:1003-13. 2006..New antibacterial agents with activity against pathogenic strains resistant to established antibiotics are needed to treat patients with secondarily infected dermatitis (SID)...
- Antimicrobial susceptibilities of Streptococcus pyogenes isolated from adult patients with respiratory tract and skin and soft tissue infections in four southern European countriesF Soriano
J Chemother 15:293-5. 2003
- The role of interleukin 10 in the pathogenesis and potential treatment of skin diseasesElliot Weiss
Department of Dermatology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
J Am Acad Dermatol 50:657-75; quiz 676-8. 2004..Its possible role in the resolution of various skin diseases should be better understood...
- Linezolid: a new antibiotic for gram-positive infectionsP Wilson
University College London Hospitals, London WC1E 6DB
Hosp Med 62:682-6. 2001..Linezolid is a new antibiotic that can treat multiresistant gram-positive infections and can be given parenterally or by mouth. It is not related to any existing agent so cross resistance is unusual...
- Toll-like receptors: applications to dermatologic diseaseSammy S W Kang
Department of Dermatology, Weil Medical College, Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
J Am Acad Dermatol 54:951-83; quiz 983-6. 2006..LEARNING OBJECTIVE: At the completion of this learning activity, participants should be familiar with the role of Toll-like receptors in host defenses and their relevance to dermatologic diseases...
- [Cefditoren pivoxil: A new oral cephalosporin for skin, soft tissue and respiratory tract infections]J Hernández-Martín
Servicio de Farmacia, Hospital Universitario La Fe, Avda Campanar No 21, 46009 Valencia, Spain
Rev Esp Quimioter 19:231-46. 2006....
- [Preliminary results of DERMATEL: prospective randomized study comparing synchronous and asynchronous modalities of teledermatology]G Romero
Unidad de Dermatologia, Hospital General de Ciudad Real, Spain
Actas Dermosifiliogr 97:630-6. 2006..We present the results of the pilot project DERMATEL, a study of diagnostic concordance that aims to increase the evidence of these aspects...
- [Antibiotic resistance and community-acquired infections]Roberto Manfredi
Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica Specialistica e Sperimentale, Alma Mater Studiorum Universita di Bologna, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Bologna
Recenti Prog Med 93:149-56. 2002....
- Dermatologic disorders of the athleteBrian B Adams
Department of Dermatology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0523, USA
Sports Med 32:309-21. 2002..It is critical that the sports physician recognises common and uncommon skin disorders of the athlete. Knowledge of the treatment and prevention of various sports-related dermatoses results in prompt and appropriate care of the athlete...
- Complicated skin and soft-tissue infections: diagnostic approach and empiric treatment optionsJames I Merlino
Department of Surgery, MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44109 1998, USA
Cleve Clin J Med 74:S21-8. 2007..Upon encountering these infections, physicians must respond quickly with an appropriate therapeutic plan and be aware of trends in microbial resistance in order to optimize patient care...
- Clinical decisions. Management of skin and soft-tissue infection--polling resultsSarah P Hammond
Division of Infectious Diseases, Brigham and Women s Hospital, USA
N Engl J Med 359:e20. 2008
- Clinical decisions. Management of skin and soft-tissue infectionHenry F Chambers
Wilmington Health Associates and the Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Wilmington, USA
N Engl J Med 359:1063-7. 2008
- Once-weekly dalbavancin versus standard-of-care antimicrobial regimens for treatment of skin and soft-tissue infectionsElyse Seltzer
Vicuron Pharmaceuticals, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, USA
Clin Infect Dis 37:1298-303. 2003..These findings suggest that a regimen of 2 doses of dalbavancin administered 1 week apart is effective in the treatment of complicated, gram-positive bacterial SSTIs and warrants further study...
- [Photodynamic therapy: new indications]M Fernandez-Guarino
Servicio de Dermatologia, Hospital Universitario Ramon y Cajal, Universidad de Alcala de Henares, Madrid, Espana
Actas Dermosifiliogr 98:377-95. 2007..In this paper we review the treatment of Bowen's disease and other indications different from non melanoma skin cancer with PDT, providing our experience...
- Cutaneous clues to drug addictionKendra Gail Bergstrom
J Drugs Dermatol 7:303-5. 2008
- Management of skin and soft-tissue infections in the emergency departmentFredrick M Abrahamian
David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Infect Dis Clin North Am 22:89-116, vi. 2008..Special emphasis is placed on the utility of wound and blood cultures, disposition, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections, animal and human bites, and necrotizing skin and soft-tissue infections...
- Emergency department management of community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureusBrendan J Kilbane
Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA
Pediatr Emerg Care 24:109-14; quiz 115-7. 2008....
- Randomized, double-blind, multicenter comparison of oral cefditoren 200 or 400 mg BID with either cefuroxime 250 mg BID or cefadroxil 500 mg BID for the treatment of uncomplicated skin and skin-structure infectionsAlicia D Bucko
Academic Dermatology Associates, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106 5239, USA
Clin Ther 24:1134-47. 2002....
- Microbiology and management of soft tissue and muscle infectionsItzhak Brook
Georgetown University, Schools of Medicine, 4431 Albemarle St NW, Washington, DC 20016, USA
Int J Surg 6:328-38. 2008..The infections can progress rapidly and early recognition and proper medical and surgical management is the cornerstone of therapy...
- Skin and soft-tissue infections among tsunami survivors in southern ThailandNarin Hiransuthikul
Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
Clin Infect Dis 41:e93-6. 2005..Most isolates were susceptible to aminoglycosides, third- and fourth-generation cephalosporins, quinolones, and imipenem but were resistant to amoxicillin-clavulanate and first-generation cephalosporins...
- [Treatment of patients with skin and soft tissue infections. Results from the STRAMA survey of diagnoses and prescriptions among general practitioners]Malin Andre
Britsarvets vårdcentral, Falun och Centrum för klinisk forskning
Lakartidningen 103:3165-7. 2006
- Dalbavancin: a novel lipoglycopeptide antibacterialScott D Pope
Department of Pharmacy, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28232, USA
Pharmacotherapy 26:908-18. 2006..The results of further phase III trials are anxiously awaited and will more clearly define the clinical role of this novel agent...
- Once-daily cefazolin and probenecid for skin and soft tissue infectionsVictoria C Cox
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Ann Pharmacother 38:458-63. 2004..To review the pharmacokinetic and clinical evidence for the use of once-daily cefazolin and probenecid in the treatment of skin and soft tissue infections (SSTI)...
- Children hospitalized with skin and soft tissue infections: a guide to antibacterial selection and treatmentJoseph V Vayalumkal
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Calgary, Alberta Children s Hospital, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Paediatr Drugs 8:99-111. 2006..These agents hold promise for the future especially in the treatment of highly resistant, Gram-positive organisms such as methicillin-resistant S. aureus, vancomycin-resistant S. aureus, and vancomycin-resistant enterococci...
- Knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors regarding piperacillin-tazobactam prescribing practices: results from a multicenter studyTheresa L Antoine
Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:1274-7. 2006..Retrospective review of medical records identified inappropriate practices. These findings have influenced ongoing interventions aimed at optimizing piperacillin-tazobactam use...
- Rapidly progressive soft tissue infectionsDonald C Vinh
Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Lancet Infect Dis 5:501-13. 2005..We provide a concise overview of the differential diagnosis and approach to management of community-acquired rapidly progressive skin and soft tissue infections...
- Unusual pathogens and multidrug-resistant bacteria in tsunami survivorsJorge Garbino
Clin Infect Dis 42:889-90; author reply 890-1. 2006
- Rapidly progressive soft tissue infectionsPhilip A Van Damme
Lancet Infect Dis 6:65; author reply 66-7. 2006
- Newer treatment options for skin and soft tissue infectionsMurugan Raghavan
Department of Internal Medicine, Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center Hospital, Johnstown, Pennsylvania, USA
Drugs 64:1621-42. 2004..Rational antimicrobial use coupled with awareness of infection control measures is paramount to avert the emergence of multidrug-resistant organisms...
- Impact of linezolid on economic outcomes and determinants of cost in a clinical trial evaluating patients with MRSA complicated skin and soft-tissue infectionsPeggy S McKinnon
Clinical Research Infectious Diseases, Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
Ann Pharmacother 40:1017-23. 2006..In clinical trials, linezolid has demonstrated higher clinical cure rates and shorter hospital duration for patients than has vancomycin for the treatment of complicated skin and soft-tissue infections (cSSTIs)...
- Doxycycline for community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus skin and soft-tissue infectionsMelinda K Carter
Ann Pharmacother 40:1693-5. 2006
- In vivo activity of a novel polymeric guanidine in experimental skin infection with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureusChristina Kratzer
Department of Internal Medicine I, Division of Infectious Diseases and Chemotherapy, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51:3437-9. 2007..Topical application of AKACID Plus at concentrations of > or =0.5% was as effective as mupirocin 2% cream in the treatment of superficial skin infection with MRSA...
- Topics in pediatric dermatologyTerry Nagle
VCA Sacramento Animal Medical Group, 4990 Manzanita Avenue, Carmichael, CA 95608, USA
Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 36:557-72, vi. 2006..Fleas are still a common problem despite recent improvements in flea control and can be debilitating in young animals because of blood loss...
- Clinafloxacin versus piperacillin/tazobactam in the treatment of severe skin and soft-tissue infections in adults at a Veterans Affairs medical centerFlora S Siami
Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37212 2637, USA
Clin Ther 24:59-72. 2002..Thus, there is a continuing search for reasonably safe, well-tolerated, and effective antimicrobial agents that are less susceptible to the development of resistance than older agents...
- Managing skin and soft tissue infections: expert panel recommendations on key decision pointsLawrence J Eron
University of Hawaii, John A Burns Medical School, Honolulu, HI, USA
J Antimicrob Chemother 52:i3-17. 2003
- Role of linezolid in the treatment of complicated skin and soft tissue infectionsWilliam J Peppard
Froedtert Hospital, 9200 W Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 4:357-66. 2006..Currently, there are only a few new antibiotics in development with MRSA activity. The proper use of all antibiotics, including these newer agents, is increasingly important if we are to slow the evolution of microbial resistance...
- Off-label uses of biologics in dermatology: interferon and intravenous immunoglobulin (part 1 of 2)David I Smith
Washington University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
J Am Acad Dermatol 56:e1-54. 2007..However, numerous off-label uses have evolved. As part 1 of a 2-part series, this article will review the literature regarding the off-label uses of the interferons and intravenous immunoglobulin in dermatology...
- [Frequent and rare dermatological diseases in HIV patients]U R Hengge
Hautklinik der Heinrich Heine Universität, Dusseldorf, Germany
Hautarzt 57:975-84, 986-7. 2006..Moreover, one has to consider HIV if these skin diseases take an atypical or severe course, or if they do not respond properly to appropriate medication. Frequent and rare dermatoses occurring in HIV infection are discussed...
- [Photodynamic therapy in dermatology]Yolanda Gilaberte
Seccion de Dermatologia, Hospital San Jorge, Huesca, Spain
Actas Dermosifiliogr 97:83-102. 2006..We will also discuss its promising cosmetic application in the treatment of photoaging. We will complete the review with photodiagnosis and the different non-invasive ways to monitor the effectiveness of PDT...
- Unique approaches for the topical treatment and prevention of cutaneous infections: report from a clinical roundtableLawrence F Eichenfield
Division of Dermatology, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, USA
Cutis 74:2-23. 2004
- Training room management of medical conditions: sports dermatologyKelly M Cordoro
Department of Dermatology, University of Virginia Health Sciences Center, Box 800718, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
Clin Sports Med 24:565-98, viii-ix. 2005..Although the evaluation and management of cutaneous disease is a challenging endeavor, a consistent and systematic approach to this most accessible organ can result in early diagnosis, appropriate treatment, and ultimate performance...
- Skin lesions in adult liver transplant recipients: a study of 100 consecutive patientsG K Perera
Department of Dermatology, King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, Camberwell, London SE5 9RS, UK
Br J Dermatol 154:868-72. 2006..This longer-living transplant population has started to exhibit cutaneous problems, some of which lead to an increased mortality while others lead to a decline in the quality of life...
- Dermatologic manifestations of HIV infectionToby A Maurer
University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
Top HIV Med 13:149-54. 2005..In addition, HIV and hepatitis C virus (HCV) coinfection is associated with a number of skin disorders...
- Innovative uses of imiquimodRonald B Vender
McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
J Drugs Dermatol 4:58-63. 2005..Our research consolidates the therapeutic trials and reports on the innovative uses of imiquimod, thereby serving as a useful resource to benefit dermatologists treating patients with refractory or recalcitrant skin diseases...
- Autoimmune and infectious skin diseases that target desmogleinsMasayuki Amagai
Department of Dermatology, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
Proc Jpn Acad Ser B Phys Biol Sci 86:524-37. 2010..Dsg1 is also targeted by exfoliative toxin (ET) released by Staphylococcus aureus in the infectious skin diseases bullous impetigo and staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome (SSSS)...
- Skin diseases associated with the cosmetic use of bleaching products in women from Dakar, SenegalA Mahe
Department of Dermatology, Institut d Hygiene Sociale, Dakar, Senegal
Br J Dermatol 148:493-500. 2003..The cosmetic use of bleaching products is considered a common practice in dark-skinned women from sub-Saharan Africa. However, there are few studies on this subject...
- [Public health and dermatology in developing countries]A Mahe
Institut d Hygiene Sociale, Dakar, Senegal
Bull Soc Pathol Exot 96:351-6. 2003..studies: studies from specialized dermatology centres, where the main reasons for consulting were common infectious skin diseases; prevalence studies in the general population pointing out very high prevalence rates for common ..
- [Infectious skin diseases in childhood. 1: Bacteria and fungi]W Pfutzner
MMW Stipendiat, Forschungsschwerpunkt Genodermatosen, Klinik u Poliklinik für Dermatologie u Allergologie der LMU München
MMW Fortschr Med 144:24-8, 30. 2002..Characteristic cutaneous alterations may also be caused by parasites, such as the scabies (itch) mite, and the head louse...
- Primary care and pattern of skin diseases in a Mediterranean islandEmmanouil K Symvoulakis
Department of Social Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Crete, Greece
BMC Fam Pract 7:6. 2006....
- Prevalence of skin conditions in primary school children in Turkey: differences based on socioeconomic factorsIsil Inanir
Departments of Dermatology and Public Health, University of Celal Bayar, Manisa, Turkey
Pediatr Dermatol 19:307-11. 2002..9%) girls and 440 (56.1%) boys with a mean age of 9.25 +/- 1.55 (range 6-14 years). Infectious skin diseases were frequently observed: pediculosis capitis in 74 children (9.4%), scabies in 17 (2...
- Occupational dermatoses among Polish private farmers, 1991-1999Radoslaw Spiewak
Department of Occupational Biohazards, Institute of Agricultural Medicine, Lublin, Poland
Am J Ind Med 43:647-55. 2003..The Agricultural Social Insurance Fund reports only on numbers of compensated cases. The aim of this study was to create reliable statistics on occupational dermatoses among private farmers...
- [Evaluation of dermatology consultations in a prospective multicenter study involving a French teaching hospital]A Maza
Service de Dermatologie, CHU Sainte Marguerite, Universite de la Mediterranee Aix Marseille II, 13009 Marseille, France
Ann Dermatol Venereol 136:241-8. 2009..Dermatologic practice occurs mainly in the inpatient setting. This activity is also referred to as consultation-liaison dermatology (DL)...
- Control of skin infections by a combined action of ultraviolet A (from sun or UVA lamp) and hydrogen peroxide (HUVA therapy), with special emphasis on leprosyS I Ahmad
Department of Life Sciences, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, UK
Med Hypotheses 57:484-6. 2001Despite its abundance and certain therapeutic value, the importance of sunlight in the treatment of infectious skin diseases has not been fully exploited...
- Case of chromoblastomycosis appearing in an Okinawa patient with a medical history of Hansen's diseaseHideki Miyagi
Division of Dermatology, Department of Organ oriented Medicine, Okinawa, Japan
J Dermatol 35:354-61. 2008Chromoblastomycosis is one of several chronic infectious skin diseases caused by various species of dematiaceous fungi...
- Pediatric skin disorders encountered in a dermatology outpatient clinic in TurkeyUlker Gul
Dermatology Clinic, Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
Pediatr Dermatol 25:277-8. 2008..b>Infectious skin diseases were most frequently observed (27.6%) followed by, eczemas (17...
- Designing and reporting clinical trials on treatments for cutaneous leishmaniasisUrbà González
Department of Dermatology, Research Unit for Evidence Based Dermatology, Hospital Plató, Barcelona, Spain
Clin Infect Dis 51:409-19. 2010Cutaneous leishmaniasis is considered to be one of the most neglected and serious parasitic infectious skin diseases in many developing countries...
- [The dermatologic consultation]M Fischer
Universitätsklinik und Poliklinik für Dermatologie und Venerologie der Martin Luther Universität Halle Wittenberg, Halle Saale
Hautarzt 55:543-8. 2004..Nonetheless, only a few studies on dermatological consultations have been performed. We reviewed the dermatological consulting service at the University Hospital of the Martin-Luther-University, Halle, Germany...
- Photodynamic therapy: update 2006. Part 2: Clinical resultsP G Calzavara-Pinton
Department of Dermatology, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili and University of Brescia, p le Spedali Civili 1, 25123, Brescia, Italy
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 21:439-51. 2007..reports have evaluated its use in the treatment of a broad range of other neoplastic, inflammatory and infectious skin diseases. However, efficacy and definite advantages over standard therapies remain to be clarified because the ..
- Blistering eruption in a Latino migrant farmworkerSteven R Feldman
Center for Dermatology Research, Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
J Agromedicine 12:81-5. 2007..The environmental conditions of migrant farmworkers raise special issues for infectious skin diseases like bullous impetigo...
- Role of the vitamin D3 pathway in healthy and diseased skin--facts, contradictions and hypothesesBodo Lehmann
Department of Dermatology, Carl Gustav Carus Medical School, Dresden University of Technology, Dresden, Germany
Exp Dermatol 18:97-108. 2009..g. treatment of immunological, inflammatory, malignancies and infectious skin diseases) have not been intensified. Why is that?
- Characteristics of Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from skin infectionsS Higaki
Department of Dermatology, Faculty of Medicine, Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical University, 2630, Sugitani, Toyama shi 930 0194, Japan
Drugs Exp Clin Res 27:121-6. 2001From January 1995 to June 2000, 19 Pseudomonas aeruginosa were detected in 19 cases of infectious skin diseases. Coagulase-negative staphylococci coexisted with P. aeruginosa in 10 cases and P...
- [Dermatophytoses transmitted from animals]Z Nevoralová
Kozní oddĕlení nemocnice v Jihlavĕ
Cas Lek Cesk 145:959-63. 2006Dermatophytoses are infectious skin diseases caused by some sorts of Fungi - dermatophytes. Based on their source dermatophytes are classified to geophilic, zoophilic and antrophophilic groups...
- [Leprosy in the municipality of Buriticupu, State of Maranhão: active search among the student population]Antonio Rafael da Silva
Centro de Referencia em Doencas Infecciosas e Parasitarias, Departamento de Patologia, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, MA
Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 40:657-60. 2007..The study also enabled identification of some other infectious skin diseases: pityriasis versicolor in 793, scabies in 361 and dermatophytosis in 119...
- Vitamin D metabolismBodo Lehmann
Department of Dermatology, Dresden University of Technology, Germany
Dermatol Ther 23:2-12. 2010..and other vitamin D analogs may also be used for the treatment of immunological, inflammatory, and infectious skin diseases. More recently, it has been found that calcitriol or vitamin D analogs have photoprotective effects and ..
- Cutaneous sterile pyogranuloma/granuloma syndrome in a dogDomenico Santoro
Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Section of Internal Medicine, University of Naples Federico II, via Federico Delpino 1, Naples, Italy
Can Vet J 49:1204-7. 2008..Results from histopathologic examination were suggestive of SPGS and failed to demonstrate any etiological agent. A systematic approach on how to definitively rule out infectious skin diseases is discussed.
- Perineal reconstruction for severe sequela of ecthyma gangrenosum: report of a caseE Freud
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Petah Tiqva
Dis Colon Rectum 42:961-3. 1999..One year later a perineoplasty with puborectalis interposition and overlapping external anal sphincteroplasty was successfully performed, achieving satisfactory continence...
- Serum insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I), IGF-binding protein-3, and growth hormone levels in collodion babies: a case-control studySelim Kurtoglu
Department of Paediatrics, Division of Neonatology and Paediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism, School ofMedicine, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey
J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 21:689-94. 2008....
- [Skin lesions in renal transplant recipients]Hanna Mysliwiec
Kliniki Dermatologii i Wenerologii, Akademii Medycznej w Białymstoku
Wiad Lek 55:214-20. 2002..The review of the current literature on skin manifestations in renal transplant recipients is done...
- Telavancin versus vancomycin for the treatment of complicated skin and skin-structure infections associated with surgical proceduresSamuel E Wilson
Department of Surgery, University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, Orange, CA, USA
Am J Surg 197:791-6. 2009..We compared telavancin with vancomycin for the treatment of complicated skin and skin-structure infections (cSSSI) caused by Gram-positive bacteria...
- Use and abuse of topical corticosteroids in infections of the skin and related structuresVicky Kwan Wong
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 5 East 98th Street, 12th Floor, Box 1048, New York, NY 10029, USA
J Drugs Dermatol 2:268-76. 2003....
- [Streptococcus group A infections of skin, soft tissue and blood]J Chelsom
Medisinsk avdeling Diakonissehjemmets Sykehus 5009 Bergen
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 121:3310-4. 2001..Since the late 1980s there have been reports from Scandinavia and many other countries documenting a resurgence of highly invasive infections such as puerperal fever, necrotizing fasciitis, myositis and sepsis...
- Skin infections and ageingSimone Laube
Department of Dermatology, University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Central Out Patients, Hartshill Road, Stoke on Trent ST4 7PA, UK
Ageing Res Rev 3:69-89. 2004..Treatment should be based on the results of the appropriate diagnostic tests. Correct diagnosis and therapy of skin infections lead to satisfactory outcome in the majority of elderly patients...
- Paleodermatoses: lessons learned from mummiesEve Judith Lowenstein
Department of Dermatology, SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn, Brooklyn, New York, USA
J Am Acad Dermatol 50:919-36. 2004....
- Human Dirofilaria repens infection in SerbiaA M Dzamić
Department of Parasitology Mycology, Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
J Helminthol 83:129-37. 2009..The amplified 246 bp PCR product showed that the worms were D. repens...
- Post-burn blistering; A possible diagnostic dilemmaHoward Davies
Burns 30:291-2. 2004
- [Sports as a risk factor and therapeutic principle in dermatology]T Karamfilov
SANITAS Alpenklinik Inzell, Schulstr 4, 83334 Inzell
Hautarzt 53:98-103. 2002..Mechanical trauma is caused by acute injury as well as chronic damage. Infectious skin diseases caused by viruses, bacteria or fungi can be transmitted by body contact or the use of communal showers or ..
- Condition-based use of antimicrobials in cats in Finland: results from two surveysKatariina H Thomson
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Koetilantie 7, PO 57, FI 00014, Helsinki University, Finland
J Feline Med Surg 11:462-6. 2009..This study provides basic descriptive information on how antimicrobials are used in cats and that could help when revising guidelines for the condition-based use of antimicrobials in animals...
- [Skin diseases observed in the dermatology departments of three French university teaching hospitals]A Lambert
Clinique Dermatologique, CHU Rouen, France
Ann Dermatol Venereol 133:657-62. 2006..We recently carried out a study concerning consultations by French dermatologists in private practice. We evaluated consultations at the dermatology departments of 3 university teaching hospitals in France...
- Cytokines: interleukin and interferon therapy in dermatologyK Asadullah
Schering AG, Berlin, Germany
Clin Exp Dermatol 27:578-84. 2002..Several cytokines are already used for the treatment of malignant, inflammatory and infectious skin diseases. This in particular includes certain interleukins (ILs) and interferons (IFNs)...
- Cutaneous lesionsSonjia M Shelly
IDEXX Veterinary Services, 2825 KOVR Drive, W Sacramento, CA 95605, USA
Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 33:1-46. 2003..There are few patients with cutaneous lesions that would not benefit from cytologic examination of their lesion...
- Primary cutaneous Absidia corymbifera infection in a premature newbornV Buchta
Faculty of Pharmacy, Charles University of Prague, Heyrovskeho 1203, CZ 50005 Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic
Infection 31:57-9. 2003..Epidemiological and therapeutical aspects of the case are discussed and in vitro antifungal susceptibility data are presented...
- What's new in antibiotics?Ravindran A Padmanabhan
Department of Infectious Diseases, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH 44195, USA
Dermatol Clin 23:301-12. 2005....
- Diagnosis of disseminated rhinosporidiosis by fine needle aspiration cytologyRamesh Chandra Mohanty
Acta Cytol 50:234. 2006
- Oral cephalosporin antibiotics: an overview of clinical pharmacology and dermatologic applicationsJames Q Del Rosso
Department of Dermatology, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas, USA
Cutis 71:153-7. 2003
- Pyoderma and scabies: a benign association?Roderick J Hay
Curr Opin Infect Dis 16:69-70. 2003
- Topical cidofovir for the treatment of dermatologic conditions: verruca, condyloma, intraepithelial neoplasia, herpes simplex and its potential use in smallpoxJorge R Toro
Genetic Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Executive Plaza South, Room 7012, Rockville, MD 20892 7231, USA
Dermatol Clin 21:301-9. 2003..It is also hoped that the cost to formulate and use cidofovir topically will eventually decrease to a level that will allow more widespread use of this drug...
- Diagnostic odyssey of a cutaneous mycobacteriosis rare in central EuropeTobias W Fischer
Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany
Dermatology 205:289-92. 2002..In case of abscessing cutaneous infection, M. chelonae should be considered in the differential diagnosis of prolonged disease when common antibiotics are not effective after 2-4 weeks of treatment...
- Tetracyclines as an oral treatment option for patients with community onset skin and soft tissue infections caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureusJorg J Ruhe
Division of Infectious Diseases, Beth Israel Medical Center, First Avenue at 16th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51:3298-303. 2007..28 to 12.15; P = 0.02). The expanded-spectrum tetracyclines appear to be a reasonable oral treatment option for patients with community onset MRSA SSTI in areas where MRSA strains are susceptible to the tetracyclines...
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Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie, Frauenlobstr 9 11, D 80337 München
MMW Fortschr Med 144:31-6. 2002
- Cytokine therapy in dermatologyK Asadullah
Research Business Area Dermatology, A G Schering, D 13342 Berlin, Germany
Exp Dermatol 11:97-106. 2002..In fact, several cytokines are used for the treatment of malignant, inflammatory and infectious skin diseases. Their stage of development ranges from advanced, already approved and well established therapies (e.g...
- Cost-effectiveness of linezolid versus vancomycin for hospitalized patients with complicated skin and soft-tissue infections in FranceE De Cock
United BioSource Corporation, Health Care Analytics Group, Carrer Torrent del Remei 5 11, 4 degrees 2 feminine, Barcelona 08023, Spain
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Department of Pediatrics, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C
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Department of Bacteriology, School of Medical Science, Tarbiat Modares University, Iran
Pak J Biol Sci 10:502-5. 2007..7% produced both enterotoxin A and B. The results demonstrated a high level of enterotoxigenic and multi drug resistance S. aureus in skin infections of hospitalized patients...
- Bacterial growth under a transparent dressingJ L Callahan
School of Health Sciences, Grand Valley State College, Allendale, MI 49401
Am J Infect Control 15:231-7. 1987..Organisms migrating from the skin down the catheter have been implicated in causing catheter-related sepsis. Bacterial growth patterns under the transparent dressing are important in establishing protocols of care...
- Moxifloxacin in uncomplicated skin and skin structure infectionsRichard B R Muijsers
Adis International Limited, Auckland, New Zealand
Drugs 62:967-73; discussion 974-5. 2002..The most common adverse events reported during moxifloxacin treatment are gastrointestinal disturbances. The potential for photosensitivity reactions during moxifloxacin treatment is low...
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