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  • Dimitrios Karakitsos, Nicolaos Labropoulos, +7 authors Andreas Karabinis
  • Medicine
  • Critical care
  • 2006 (First Publication: 17 November 2006)
  • IntroductionCentral venous cannulation is crucial in the management of the critical care patient. This study was designed to evaluate whether real-time ultrasound-guided cannulation of the internalContinue Reading
  • Matthew E. Falagas, Ioannis A. Bliziotis, Sofia K. Kasiakou, George Samonis, Panayiota Athanassopoulou, Argyris S Michalopoulos
  • Medicine
  • BMC infectious diseases
  • 2005 (First Publication: 8 April 2005)
  • BackgroundThe increasing problem of infections due to multidrug-resistant Gram-negative bacteria has led to re-use of polymyxins in several countries. However, there are already clinical isolates ofContinue Reading
  • Konstantinos Z. Vardakas, Konstantinos Polyzos, Konstantina Patouni, Petros I. Rafailidis, George Samonis, Matthew E. Falagas
  • Medicine
  • International journal of antimicrobial agents
  • 2012 (First Publication: 1 July 2012)
  • The objective of this review was to evaluate the frequency of treatment failure and recurrence of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) following treatment with vancomycin or metronidazole inContinue Reading
  • Diamantis P Kofteridis, Eva D. Papadimitraki, +4 authors George Samonis
  • Medicine
  • Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
  • 2009 (First Publication: 1 November 2009)
  • OBJECTIVES To study potential differences in the clinical and microbiological features of hospitalized elderly patients with acute pyelonephritis with and without diabetes mellitus. DESIGNContinue Reading
  • Nikos Roussos, Drosos E Karageorgopoulos, George Samonis, Matthew E. Falagas
  • Medicine
  • International journal of antimicrobial agents
  • 2009 (First Publication: 1 December 2009)
  • The advancing antimicrobial drug resistance in common bacterial pathogens, along with the relative shortage of new antibacterial agents, call for the re-evaluation of available therapeutic options.Continue Reading
  • Matthew E. Falagas, Sofia K. Kasiakou, Diamantis P Kofteridis, G. Roditakis, George Samonis
  • Medicine
  • European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and…
  • 2006 (First Publication: 1 September 2006)
  • The prospective case series study presented here was conducted to assess the outcome of patients with infections caused by polymyxin-only-susceptible (POS) gram-negative bacteria managed withContinue Reading
  • Matthew E. Falagas, Sofia Maraki, Drosos E Karageorgopoulos, Antonia C Kastoris, Emmanuel Mavromanolakis, George Samonis
  • Biology, Medicine
  • International journal of antimicrobial agents
  • 2010 (First Publication: 1 March 2010)
  • The advancing antimicrobial drug resistance among Enterobacteriaceae renders the evaluation of potential novel therapeutic options necessary. We sought to evaluate the in vitro antimicrobial activityContinue Reading
  • Irene Kyrmizi, Mark S Gresnigt, +7 authors Georgios Chamilos
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Journal of immunology
  • 2013 (First Publication: 1 August 2013)
  • Aspergillus fumigatus is the predominant airborne fungal pathogen in immunocompromised patients. Genetic defects in NADPH oxidase (chronic granulomatous disease [CGD]) and corticosteroid-inducedContinue Reading