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Since the late 1990s, the prevalence of erythromycin-resistant Streptococcus pyogenes has significantly increased in several European countries. Between January 1999 and December 2002, 1,577 isolates(More)
We evaluated nasopharyngeal colonization with erythromycin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae during the first 2 years of life in central and southern Greece. Of 2448 children studied from February(More)
INTRODUCTION In Greece, fusidic acid and clindamycin are commonly used for the empiric therapy of suspected staphylococcal infections. METHODS The medical records of children examined at the(More)
BACKGROUND In Greece, the heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7) became available in October 2004 and it was incorporated into the national immunization schedule in January 2006. METHODS(More)
The purpose of this study was to assess the complex interaction of the heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7) and individual classes of antimicrobial agents on the nasopharyngeal carriage(More)