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Evolution of the resistance to antibiotics of bacteria involved in urinary tract infections: a 7-year surveillance study.
BACKGROUND We conducted a retrospective analysis on the identification and antibiogram of all bacteria isolated from urine samples with microbiological confirmation of urinary tract infection (UTI)Expand
Etiological and Resistance Profile of Bacteria Involved in Urinary Tract Infections in Young Children
Background. The objective of this study was to identify the bacteria most frequently responsible for urinary tract infection (UTI) in the population of under-2-year-olds in our geographic area and toExpand
Activity of melatonin against Leishmania infantum promastigotes by mitochondrial dependent pathway.
Visceral leishmaniasis, a potentially fatal disease, remains a major international health problem. Only a limited number of effective antileishmanial agents are available for chemotherapy, and manyExpand
Prevalence and genetic diversity of Trichomonas vaginalis in the general population of Granada and co‐infections with Gardnerella vaginalis and Candida species
Purpose. Purulent or exudative genitourinary infections are a frequent cause of consultation in primary and specialized healthcare. The objectives of this study were: to determine the prevalence ofExpand
Sysmex UF‐1000i performance for screening yeasts in urine
We tested the capacity of the Sysmex UF‐1000i system to detect yeasts in urine by screening a total of 22 132 urine samples received for culture in our microbiology laboratory during 1 year. We alsoExpand
Analytical performance of the Alere™ i Influenza A&B assay for the rapid detection of influenza viruses
Abstract The analytical performance of the new Alere™ i Influenza A&B kit (AL-Flu) assay, based on isothermal nucleic acids amplification, was evaluated and compared with an antigen detectionExpand
Antimicrobial activity of binary combinations of natural and synthetic phenolic antioxidants against Enterococcus faecalis.
This study investigated the antimicrobial activity of 3 natural (thymol, carvacrol, and gallic acid) and 2 synthetic [butylated hydroxyanisole (BHA) and octyl gallate] phenolic compounds,Expand
Estudio prospectivo de la incidencia de patógenos genitales oportunistas y estrictos que crecen en medios de cultivo artificiales
Resumen Antecedentes y objetivo Las infecciones genitourinarias exudativas o purulentas son un motivo de consulta frecuente en Atencion Primaria y especializada. El objetivo de nuestro estudio fueExpand
Comparison between urine culture profile and morphology classification using fluorescence parameters of the Sysmex UF‐1000i urine flow cytometer
To determine the usefulness of the fluorescence parameters generated by Sysmex UF‐1000i flow cytometer for the rapid diagnosis of urinary tract infection by bacilli or cocci.
Comparison of qPCR and culture methods for group B Streptococcus colonization detection in pregnant women: evaluation of a new qPCR assay
BackgroundStreptococcus Group B (GBS) colonization in pregnant women is the most important risk factor for newborn disease due to vertical transmission during delivery. GBS colonization duringExpand