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  • Leonidas S. Tzouvelekis, Antonis Markogiannakis, Mina Psichogiou, Panayotis T. Tassios, G L Daikos
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Clinical Microbiology Reviews
  • 2012 (First Publication: 1 October 2012)
  • SUMMARY The spread of Enterobacteriaceae, primarily Klebsiella pneumoniae, producing KPC, VIM, IMP, and NDM carbapenemases, is causing an unprecedented public health crisis. Carbapenemase-producingExpand
  • Vivì Miriagou, Leonidas S. Tzouvelekis, Shannon Rossiter, Eva Tzelepi, Frederick J. Angulo, Jean M. Whichard
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy
  • 2003 (First Publication: 1 April 2003)
  • ABSTRACT A Salmonella enterica serotype Cubana isolate exhibiting resistance to most β-lactam antibiotics, including oxyimino-cephalosporins and imipenem, was isolated from a 4-year-old boy withExpand
  • George L. Daikos, Sophia Tsaousi, +11 authors Athanasios Skoutelis
  • Medicine
  • Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy
  • 2014 (First Publication: 10 February 2014)
  • ABSTRACT Carbapenemase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae strains (CP-Kps) are currently among the most important nosocomial pathogens. An observational study was conducted during 2009 to 2010 in twoExpand
  • George L. Daikos, Panayiotis Petrikkos, +8 authors George L. Petrikkos
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy
  • 2009 (First Publication: 17 February 2009)
  • ABSTRACT VIM-1-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae (VPKP) is an emerging pathogen. A prospective observational study was conducted to evaluate the importance of VIM production on outcome of patients withExpand
  • Panagiota Giakkoupi, Costas C. Papagiannitsis, +5 authors Alkiviadis C. Vatopoulos
  • Biology, Medicine
  • The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy
  • 2011 (First Publication: 1 July 2011)
  • OBJECTIVES To follow the epidemic of KPC-2-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in Greece. METHODS KPC-2-producing isolates (n = 378) were collected during January 2009-April 2010 in 40 Greek hospitals.Expand
  • Murat Akova, G L Daikos, Leonidas S. Tzouvelekis, Yehuda Carmeli
  • Medicine
  • Clinical microbiology and infection : the…
  • 2012 (First Publication: 1 May 2012)
  • The wide dissemination of carbapenemase-producing Gram-negatives (CPGNs), including enterobacterial species and non-fermenters, has caused a public health crisis of global dimensions. These organismsExpand
  • Spyros Pournaras, Maria Maniati, +4 authors Antonios N. Maniatis
  • Biology, Medicine
  • The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy
  • 2003 (First Publication: 1 June 2003)
  • OBJECTIVES The possible contribution of metallo-beta-lactamases in the frequent detection of carbapenem-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates in a tertiary Greek hospital in Central Greece wasExpand