Advertisement

Topics

Risk factors for hospital acquisition of trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole resistant Stenotrophomonas maltophilia in adults: A matched case-control study.

08:00 EDT 28th June 2017 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Risk factors for hospital acquisition of trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole resistant Stenotrophomonas maltophilia in adults: A matched case-control study."

The emergence of trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole resistant Stenotrophomonas maltophilia (TSRSM) represents a serious threat to patients. The aim of current study was to identify risk factors associated with hospital-acquired TSRSM occurrence in adult inpatients.

Affiliation

Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: Journal of microbiology, immunology, and infection = Wei mian yu gan ran za zhi
ISSN: 1995-9133
Pages:

Links

DeepDyve research library

PubMed Articles [26399 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

In Vitro Bactericidal Activity of Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole/Colistin Combination Against Carbapenem-Resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae Clinical Isolates.

Carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae (CRKP) has emerged as a formidable health challenge in recent years owing to the shortage of effective antibiotics. Colistin is the last and sometimes the on...

Screening method for sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim resistant small colony variants of Staphylococcus aureus.

Sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim (SXT) is used to treat Staphylococcus aureus infections. However, the effect of treatment with SXT is not enough, and there are patients whose treatment has to be prolong...

Risk factors for Pneumocystis jirovecii Pneumonia in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis and a Prophylactic Indication of Trimethoprim/Sulfamethoxazole.

Immunosuppressant medications (ISPs) increase the occurrence of Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia (PCP) in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients. The prophylactic administration of trimethoprim/sulfametho...

Impact of Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole Urinary Tract Infection Prophylaxis on Non-UTI Infections.

In this secondary analysis of the Randomized Intervention for Children with Vesicoureteral Reflux (RIVUR) cohort, we found that daily prophylaxis with trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole was not associated ...

Low Lymphocyte Proportion in Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid as a Risk Factor Associated with the Change from Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole used as First-Line Treatment for Pneumocystis jirovecii Pneumonia.

Trimethoprim/sufamethoxazole (TMP/SMX) is the recommended treatment for Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia (PCP). However, the efficacy and the safety of alternative salvage treatments are less guaraute...

Clinical Trials [11166 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Vancomycin Or Trimethoprim/Sulfamethoxazole for Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) Osteomyelitis (VOTSMO)

The primary question of this study is to understand if trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole (TMP-SMX) is as effective as vancomycin for treating methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)...

Prophylactic Trimethoprim/Sulfamethoxazole to Prevent Severe Infections in Patients With Lupus Erythematous

The purpose of this study is to determine whether trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole is effective in preventing serious infectious complications (those that require hospitalization or lead to d...

Pneumonia Due to Stenotrophomonas Maltophilia in ICUs

Pneumonia is a major cause of ICU admission, or may complicate ICU course. Among the causative pathogens, Stenotrophomonas Maltophilia is a rare pathogen, but affects usually patients with...

Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole or Doxycycline for Skin and Soft Tissue Infections

Background: In many communities, skin and soft tissue infections (SSTI) with MRSA have become more prevalent than infections with β-lactam susceptible bacteria. This has necessitated alt...

A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo Controlled Study of l-Leucovorin in Combination With Trimethoprim / Sulfamethoxazole in the Therapy of Pneumocystis Carinii Pneumonia in Patients With the Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome

The primary objective of the study is to evaluate the effectiveness of l-leucovorin in preventing toxicity from high dose trimethoprim / sulfamethoxazole (TMP / SMX) used as a therapy for ...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

A pyrimidine inhibitor of dihydrofolate reductase, it is an antibacterial related to PYRIMETHAMINE. The interference with folic acid metabolism may cause a depression of hematopoiesis. It is potentiated by SULFONAMIDES and the TRIMETHOPRIM-SULFAMETHOXAZOLE COMBINATION is the form most often used. It is sometimes used alone as an antimalarial. TRIMETHOPRIM RESISTANCE has been reported.

A species of STENOTROPHOMONAS, formerly called Xanthomonas maltophilia, which reduces nitrate. It is a cause of hospital-acquired ocular and lung infections, especially in those patients with cystic fibrosis and those who are immunosuppressed.

Strains of Enterobacteriaceae that are resistant to CARBAPENEMS, primarily due to the acquisition of carbapenemase (BETA-LACTAMASE) genes.

A drug combination with broad-spectrum antibacterial activity against both gram-positive and gram-negative organisms. It is effective in the treatment of many infections, including PNEUMOCYSTIS PNEUMONIA in AIDS.

This drug combination has proved to be an effective therapeutic agent with broad-spectrum antibacterial activity against both gram-positive and gram-negative organisms. It is effective in the treatment of many infections, including PNEUMOCYSTIS PNEUMONIA in AIDS.

Advertisement
Quick Search
Advertisement
Advertisement

 


DeepDyve research library

Relevant Topic

Mergers & Acquisitions
Commercial and market reports on mergers and acquisitions in the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device and life-science industries. Mergers and acquisitions (abbreviated M&A;) is an aspect of corporate strategy, corporate finance and manageme...


Searches Linking to this Article