Investigating viral and rickettsial infections in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the authors submitted 115
sera of healthy persons to complement-fixation tests with typhus, Q fever, mumps, rickettsialpox, and psittacosis antigens.
Of the total of 177 DNA samples analyzed (of which 115 were paired pre- and posttreatment samples), 101 (57%) were composed of multiclonal infections
, with up to 7 distinguishable parasite populations.7.
An enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) for blastomycosis was evaluated with 65 human sera from culturally or histologically proven cases of blastomycosis, 53 sera from humans with heterologous infections, and 115
sera from apparently normal people.8.
Retrospective multicentre study of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections in 115
Vagimid (metronidazol) was used for antibacterial therapy in 115 cases of obstetric or gynaecological infections
We studied the role of somatosensory amplification, as measured by a self-report questionnaire, in symptomatology, overall discomfort, and disability in 115 patients with upper-respiratory-tract infections
who visited an adult medical walk-in clinic.12.
However, even in the subset of women with cervical HIV-1 RNA levels above the threshold for quantitation, most had low concentrations during cervical infections (median 115
, range 100-820 copies per swab).
HPV-16 was the most prevalent type (15/115: 13.0% of infections
The frequency of respiratory tract infections with a presumed viral etiology that were diagnosed and treated with antibiotics increased by 86% for adults and 115
% for children in the 11-year period.15.
The incidence of Staphylococcus aureus in the nose, throat and superficial wound infections of 99 office staff, 129 psychiatry staff and 115
surgical staff was studied over a 4-week period with the purpose of assessing the potential risk to hospital personnel of staphylococcal infection.16.
Seven out of 115 patients suffered infections
during their hospital stay: Bacteremia occurred in 3, pneumonia in 2, and deep sternal wound infection in 2 patients, and a superficial wound infection in one.
METHODS: All 115 severe hepatitis with fungal infections
inpatients was studied prospectively. ... RESULTS: We identified 115 cases with fungal infections
, the mean age of patients was 37.2+/-21.5 years, male: 49 cases, female 66 cases.19.
There were 115 patients with allergoses and 104 patients suffering from acute respiratory viral infections
Specimens of tongues, esophagi, diaphragms, or abdominal muscles of 115 range goats from San Angelo, Tex, were examined for Sarcocystis and Toxoplasma gondii infections
.21. 115 women, distributed in 20 centres, were included in a randomized study designed to assess the efficacy of Polygynax in preventing vaginal infections in
women at risk, at the start of pregnancy.22. 115 clinical strains of Staphylococcus spicies were isolated in 2005-2010 and investigated from patients with wound infections
hospitalized in Tbilisi surgical clinics.
Examination of 150 mentally retarded patients for parasitic infections by urine and stool analysis revealed that 115
(76.67%) were positive.24.
Here 145 reported post-splenectomy infections in 115
patients with Hodgkin's disease are reviewed.
A clinical investigation on MRSA infections, and the determination of the efficacy and usefulness of arbekacin (ABK) were performed an "MRSA Forum" composed of 18 groups including 115
institutions in Japan. ... Infections by MRSA alone were noted in 41/159 and polymicrobial infections including with MRSA were in 33/115
RESULTS: 115 infections were treated with antibiotics; these included 51 respiratory infections
To assess the prevalence of Legionnaires' disease, 115 patients with 'difficult-to-treat' chest infections
were screened for Legionnella pneumophila.
The study included 115 girls with repeated urinary infections
IgM and IgG antibodies against Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) capsid antigen and antibodies against EBV nuclear antigen and heterophil antibodies were investigated in 115 paired sera of children with acute infections
and in 100 sera of healthy controls of the same age and sex.
CytoRich detected more infections (151 vs. 115
) and had 66% fewer nonspecific inflammatory diagnoses.
An overt multicentric study involving 115 patients and another subsequent placebo-controlled double-blind study involving 116 patients contributed significantly to the corroborative evidence of the antiviral activity in vitro of a specially prepared dried extract from Melissa leaves (Melissa officinalis L.) against herpes simplex infections
A survey of 115 health centres in five governorates provided morbidity figures for acute respiratory infections
(ARI) from 75,789 records. ... To obtain accurate data on the incidence and clinical profile of acute respiratory infections (ARI) in Egyptian infants and children aged 4 years and under, 115
randomly selected health centers in five of the country's 26 governorates participated in an ARI Case Registration System.37.
RESULTS: In our study population, 114 of 13,224 infants had 115 non-GBS infections
Of 130 sera from patients with culture-confirmed salmonella infections, 115
(88.5%) were positive in this assay.40.
The frequency of chemotherapy-associated oral infections in adult inpatients with solid tumors was determined in 825 subjects with carcinoma, 60 with sarcoma, and 115
Blood samples of 115 patients of both sexes admitted to the hospital with urinary tract infections
were examined for bacteremia.42.
Of 397 patients surveyed, infections were present in 168 (42.3%); 53 (13.4%) were hospital acquired and 115
(29%) community acquired.43.
The population dynamics of concurrent infections of Syphacia obvelata and Aspiculuris tetraptera (Nematoda) in laboratory mice were investigated under conditions of constant re-exposure over periods of 56 and 115
The prevalence of hepatitis C virus (HCV) and hepatitis G virus (HGV) infections was assessed in 115
Slovenian and 102 Croatian intravenous drug users (IVDUs).
Through a retrospective analysis of 109 patients who underwent 115 episodes of venoarterial extracorporeal life support, it was determined that nosocomial infections
developed in 18 patients (16%).49.
Low NOx (115 nmol/mL) levels accompanied generalized infections
, while its high contents (650 nmol/mL) was found in cytomegalovirus and one case of Pneumocystis carinii infection.
Changes in properties of MRSA and the status of MRSA infections in the last two years were investigated by an MRSA Forum composed of 18 groups including 115
medical institutions in Japan.51.
Rates of acute Chlamydia pneumoniae and Mycoplasma pneumoniae infections were determined in 115
adults hospitalized for community-acquired pneumonia (CAP), purulent exacerbations of COPD and acute exacerbations of bronchial asthma, by means of serology and molecular methods.52.
Of 115 lesions, the most commonly observed were verruca vulgaris (n = 34) from viruses, and pityriasis versicolor (n = 21) from superficial fungal infections
The aim of the article was to determine the structure of infections agents in diabetic foot infections and their sensibility to antibiotics A total of 295 microbial isolates were obtained from 115
patients with confirmed diabetic foot infection, treated in 2005-2009 years.54.
To determine the incidence and morbidity of infections with CMV associated with mediastinitis after conventional cardiac surgery, 115
consecutive adult patients with mediastinitis were evaluated with viral cultures of blood and urine.55.
Nine (41%) of 22 S saprophyticus infections were localized to the upper urinary tract by the antibody-coated bacteria technique compared with 18 (16%) of 115 infections
with E coli (P = .01).
The mean (SD) optical density value in these patients was 0.115 (0.122) compared with 0.022 (0.017) in the control group of patients who had non-tuberculous acute respiratory tract infections
The results show that 1) the Uu infection rate is the highest in sexually promiscuous persons with STDs (78/115, 67.83%), lesser in both sexually promiscuous persons without STDs (97/185, 52.43%) and in general population with common genitourinary infections
(84/180, 46.67%), and the lowest in healthy controls (73/320, 22.81%);.58.
In group B (115 neonates of more than 34 weeks gestation), miscellaneous ultrasound changes were observed (malformations, infections
, hemorrhages and hypoxic-ischemic lesions).
HIV-infected groups were comprised of asymptomatic homosexuals (n = 131), AIDS-related complex (n = 115), Kaposi's sarcoma (n = 300), AIDS-defining opportunistic infections
(n = 76), and high-grade lymphomas (n = 12).60.
In gp II, 20% showed parasitic infections with a non significant increase in serum IgA (115
.8 +/- 14.2) as compared to gp III.61.
All infections occurred in the group of infants with abnormal pharyngeal colonization (18 infections in 115
abnormally colonized infants): with a single exception the infecting organism showed the cultural characteristics of the colonizing organism.
Both drug regimens were effective and of comparable value in treatment of chloramphenicol-resistant infections, as measured by duration of fever (124 hr and 115
hr, respectively) and duration of bacteremia (1.0 and 0.4 days, respectively).64.
There was no difference between the prevalence of these infections in Bangkok and provincial areas (p = 0.115
The nosocomial rotavirus infection was mostly diagnosed among patients aged 6 months - 2 years (201 cases, 42.8%), less common were infections among infants younger than 6 months (133 cases, 28.3%) and children aged 2-6 (115
Group II patients had a significantly reduced incidence of CSF infection [3/115 (3%) vs 12/113 (11%), p = 0.01] and extracranial infections [23/115
(20%) vs 48/113 (42%), p = 0.002].67.
The aim of this prospectively designed study is to analyse the prevalence of HBV and HCV infections in 115
chronic alcohol abusers, their relation to epidemiological variables, and their meaning in pathogenesis and severity of alcoholic liver injury.
The 115 patients underwent a total of 630 urinary tract infections during the study period; an antibiotic was prescribed every time
Of 142 HIV infections in the blood donation group and 212 infections in the blood transfusion group, the incubation periods were 112 months and 115
Catheter-related infections occurred in 16 of the 115
catheters (13.9%) during the study period and culture-proved bacteremia occurred in four (3.5%).
In total, 115 infections since diagnosis of lupus, including 42 major infections
, were documented in the 103 SLE patients (mean age 41 +/- 13 years, mean disease duration 7 +/- 4 years).72.
A clinical investigation of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections to study the efficacy of arbekacin (ABK) was carried out by the MRSA Forum composed of 18 groups from 115
institutions in Japan.73.
Among infants with IF, an increased number of infections was associated with longer hospitalization and duration of PN (median stay: 172 for those with 0 infections, 188 days for those with 1 infection, and 260 days for those with ≥2 infections [P = .06]; median duration of PN: 90, 112, and 115
days, respectively [P = .003]) and decreased achievement of full feeds during hospitalization (87%, 67%, and 50%, respectively; P = .03).
Fifty-four patients (68%) developed 115 bacterial infections (1.46 episodes per patient), and seven patients died as a result of these infections
Concurrent infections with HGV and/or HCV (HGV/HCV) were investigated in 196 patients with HBV-related chronic liver disease (115
chronic hepatitis, 31 liver cirrhosis, 50 hepatocellular carcinoma), and in 100 HBsAg carriers.76.
Among the patients with clinical AIDS and declining antibodies, none of the 7 individuals with subtype B, but 10 (8.7%) of 115 with subtype E infections, were misclassified as recent infections
A total of 45 complications occurred (11.28 %, 0.45 / 1000 catheter days), including 8 portal pocket infections (27 - 205 days, mean 115
These six HIV-1 antibody positive cases, including an asymptomatic infant showed a segment size of about 115 bp and were recognized as HIV-1 positive infections
, and whereas the HIV-1 antibody negative case did not.79. Infections were the leading causes (60.8%, 101/166); from 1999 to 2007 the risk of death from infections was 115
.9 times (95% CI: 42.0-265.8; P < 0.001) higher than in the age-similar general population.
Of 204 patients suspected of having VAP and randomized to a treatment arm of the study, 127 (64%) had bacteriologically confirmed infections, of which 37% were polymicrobial and 32% involved Pseudomonas aeruginosa; 115
patients (51 TAZ and 64 CAZ recipients) remained evaluable as per protocol.81.
BACKGROUND AND AIMS: A total of 115 Moraxella catarrhalis isolates from patients with lower respiratory tract and otorhinolaryngeal infections
, as well as healthy carriers, were collected to study the prevalence of outer membrane virulence and resistance encoding genes and lipooligosaccharide (LOS) serotypes.82.
24% of 115 laboratory confirmed non-bacterial infections
were associated with reductions in mean peak expiratory flow rate > or = 50 l/min through days 1-7 and 48% had mean decreases > or = 25 l/min.
MATERIALS AND METHODS: Whole blood samples were collected from 78 patients (comprising 115 instances) with respiratory infections, infections associated with renal replacement therapy and patients without infections
RESULTS: In a group of 115 (modified) radical en bloc neck dissections with or without post-operative radiotherapy 10% regional recurrences, 2% post-operative chylous fistulas and < 5% post-operative wound infections
A total of 115 patients (48.7%) had 1 or more ICU- related nosocomial infections
on the study d.
23 fractures in the transition from the middle to the distal third had the highest complication rate (13% infections and 21% non-unions) followed by 115 fractures in middle part with 4.3% infections
and 9.6% non-unions.87.
These infections were significantly more common after emergency sclerotherapy, 40 (34.8%) of 115
sessions, than after elective sclerotherapy, three (3.8%) of 80 sessions (P < or = 0.0001).88.
Most diagnoses were benign and comprised 168 (33.9%) reactive lymphadenopathy, 115 (23.2%) benign lymphoepithelial cysts, 62 (12.5%) mycobacterial infections, and 52 (10.5%) abscesses, of which 10 had associated mycobacterial infections
METHODS: Pulmonary complications were evaluated in 115 patients (76 with CVID and 39 with XLA) by reviewing hospital records of chest infections
, pulmonary function tests and high-resolution CT scans.90.
Urogenital C. trachomatis infections were diagnosed with the cell culture in 14 of 122 male STD patients (12%), in 12 of 79 female STD patients (15%), in 23 of 89 prostitutes (26%), and in 3 of 115
asymptomatic males (3%).
In this study we determined IgA antigliadin antibodies (IgA-AGA) in 155 children with DS, and the results were compared with those of the control groups formed by 320 children affected by upper-respiratory tract infections and 115
children with gastrointestinal symptoms but with normal jejunal mucosa.93.
RESULTS: We estimate that the median multiplier for children was 200 (90% range, 115-369) and for adults was 255 (90% range, 152-479) and that 2055 (90% range, 1187-3800) illnesses from H3N2v virus infections
may have occurred from August 2011 to April 2012, suggesting that the new virus was more widespread than previously thought.94.
METHODS: Sexually active adults (n=147) with symptoms of genital tract infections and 115
infertile women were enrolled.
Notably, the clinical cure rates in ME patients with methicillin-resistant S. aureus ABSSSIs were 142 of 152 (93.4%) and 115 of 122 (94.3%), for ceftaroline and vancomycin plus aztreonam, respectively, and did not differ from those achieved in infections
due to methicillin-susceptible S. aureus (93.0%-94.5%).
To investigate the relationships between helminth infections and iron status among school-aged children, 1,115
Tanzanian children in grades 2 through 5 were randomly assigned to treatment or control groups.100.
In patients with CRF and systemic bacterial infections, both PCT and CRP were markedly elevated (PCT 61.50 +/- 115
.4 ng/mL, CRP 14.50 +/- 10.36 mg/dL), but in contrast to PCT, CRP values overlapped in infected and non-infected patients.