Advertisement

Topics

Clinical and prognostic features of prosthetic joint infections caused by Enterococcus spp.

08:00 EDT 1st April 2019 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Clinical and prognostic features of prosthetic joint infections caused by Enterococcus spp."

Pathogens colonizing the intestinal or urinary tract such as enterococci or Gram-negative bacilli can cause prosthetic joint infection (PJI).

Affiliation

Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: European review for medical and pharmacological sciences
ISSN: 2284-0729
Pages: 59-64

Links

DeepDyve research library

PubMed Articles [31913 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Epidemiological and clinical features of prosthetic joint infections caused by gram-negative bacteria.

To review the clinical literature focusing on epidemiology, clinical presentation and outcomes of prosthetic joint infections (PJIs) due to gram-negative bacteria (GNB) and to report the experience of...

Consensus document for the diagnosis of prosthetic joint infections: a joint paper by the EANM, EBJIS, and ESR (with ESCMID endorsement).

For the diagnosis of prosthetic joint infection, real evidence-based guidelines to aid clinicians in choosing the most accurate diagnostic strategy are lacking.

Multicenter clinical experience of real life Dalbavancin use in gram-positive infections.

Dalbavancin, a lipoglycopeptide with prolonged half-life approved for the treatment of acute bacterial skin-and-soft-tissue-infections, can be used for the treatment of infections caused by gram-posit...

Early alert from microbiology laboratory improves the outcome of elderly patients with Enterococcus spp bacteremia: results from a multicenter prospective study.

To describe clinical features and outcome of patients with bloodstream infections (BSIs) due to Enterococcus spp and identify predictive factors of mortality.

Multidrug (MDR) and extensively drug resistant (XDR) Gram negative prosthetic joint infections (PJI): Role of surgery and impact of colistin administration.

We analyze factors influencing the treatment outcome of patients with Gram negative (GNB) multi-drug (MDR) and extensively-drug (XDR) resistant prosthetic joint infection (PJI).

Clinical Trials [9835 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Pharmacokinetic Variability of Daptomycin During Prolonged Therapy for Bone and Joint Infections

Daptomycin is a cyclic lipopeptide that has been proposed as an alternative therapeutic option in patients with prosthetic joint infection caused by Staphylococcus or Enterococcus species ...

One-stage Exchange Arthroplasty for Chronic Prosthetic Joint Infections

The results found in the literature do not allow to define objectively the indications respective for a one-step or a two-step exchange of prosthetic joint. Some criteria could help to dec...

Cohort of Prosthetic Joint Infections

Management of prosthetic joint infections (PJI) is a challenging task. These infections include different clinical and microbiological settings calling upon various treatment strategies ac...

Tedizolid Prolonged Treatment for Prosthetic Joint Infections

Pilot study the aim of which is to obtain reliable data on the tolerance, compliance and efficacy of Tedizolid used as prolonged (≥ 6 weeks) monotherapy or in combination therapy for the...

Daptomycin With Rifampin for Treatment of Staphylococcal Prosthetic Joint Infection

To determine the outcome and safety of a combined antimicrobial treatment involving daptomycin and surgical approach involving retention or short-interval two-stage exchange of the implant...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Conditions which feature clinical manifestations resembling primary Parkinson disease that are caused by a known or suspected condition. Examples include parkinsonism caused by vascular injury, drugs, trauma, toxin exposure, neoplasms, infections and degenerative or hereditary conditions. Clinical features may include bradykinesia, rigidity, parkinsonian gait, and masked facies. In general, tremor is less prominent in secondary parkinsonism than in the primary form. (From Joynt, Clinical Neurology, 1998, Ch38, pp39-42)

Viral infections of the leptomeninges and subarachnoid space. TOGAVIRIDAE INFECTIONS; FLAVIVIRIDAE INFECTIONS; RUBELLA; BUNYAVIRIDAE INFECTIONS; ORBIVIRUS infections; PICORNAVIRIDAE INFECTIONS; ORTHOMYXOVIRIDAE INFECTIONS; RHABDOVIRIDAE INFECTIONS; ARENAVIRIDAE INFECTIONS; HERPESVIRIDAE INFECTIONS; ADENOVIRIDAE INFECTIONS; JC VIRUS infections; and RETROVIRIDAE INFECTIONS may cause this form of meningitis. Clinical manifestations include fever, headache, neck pain, vomiting, PHOTOPHOBIA, and signs of meningeal irritation. (From Joynt, Clinical Neurology, 1996, Ch26, pp1-3)

Types of prosthetic joints in which both wear surfaces of the joint coupling are metallic.

Infections with viruses of the genus HANTAVIRUS. This is associated with at least four clinical syndromes: HEMORRHAGIC FEVER WITH RENAL SYNDROME caused by viruses of the Hantaan group; a milder form of HFRS caused by SEOUL VIRUS; nephropathia epidemica caused by PUUMALA VIRUS; and HANTAVIRUS PULMONARY SYNDROME caused by SIN NOMBRE VIRUS.

Infections resulting from the implantation of prosthetic devices. The infections may be acquired from intraoperative contamination (early) or hematogenously acquired from other sites (late).

Advertisement
Quick Search
Advertisement
Advertisement

 


DeepDyve research library

Relevant Topics

Rheumatology
Arthritis Fibromyalgia Gout Lupus Rheumatic Rheumatology is the medical specialty concerned with the diagnosis and management of disease involving joints, tendons, muscles, ligaments and associated structures (Oxford Medical Diction...

Urology
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) Erectile Dysfunction Urology Urology is the branch of medicine concerned with the urinary tract and diseases that affect it. Examples include urethritis, urethrostenosis and incontinence. Urology is a su...

Infectious-diseases
Antiretroviral Therapy Clostridium Difficile Ebola HIV & AIDS Infectious Diseases Influenza Malaria Measles Sepsis Swine Flu Tropical Medicine Tuberculosis Infectious diseases are caused by pathogenic...


Searches Linking to this Article