Mondher Mbarek

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BACKGROUND Controlling antibiotic resistance of bacteria is a priority for public healthcare. AIM This study concerned the frequency of multidrug resistant bacteria (MDRB) in a Tunisian Hospital with the aim of establishing guidelines for MDRB prevention. METHODS The study was conducted during two years (1 January 2005-31 December 2006). Samples(More)
The authors report 7 cases of acute tibial tubercle avulsion fractures. The fracture occurred in 6 out of the 7, after an abrupt tension of the patellar tendon in male sporting adolescents (age 13–17 years). Two patients presented symptoms of homolateral Osgood-Schlatter’s disease before the lesion. According to Ogden’s classification, the tibial tubercle(More)
BACKGROUND Urinary infection is a frequent pathology in the community as well as at the hospital. AIM To analyze the profile of bacteria isolated from urinary tract infectious in women and their antimicrobial resistance. METHODS During two year period (1 January 2005 to 31 December 2006), 4536 urinary specimens were analyzed at the Laboratory of Aziza(More)
The Essex-Lopresti injury is an extremely rare condition combining radial head or neck fracture, distal radio-ulnar joint dislocation and rupture of the interosseous membrane. However, there are rare or unusual varieties or associated injuries. We report a case of a 46-year-old woman with a posterior dislocation of the radio-humeral joint, a radial shaft(More)
INTRODUCTION Subtalar dislocation is an uncommon lesion in traumatology chiefly when it concerns the lateral form. Surgical treatment is required when a fracture is related or the dislocation is irreducible. Even well treated, these dislocations progress unavoidably to subtalar arthrosis, which stays well tolerated. CASE REPORT A 46-year-old male with(More)
Acute dislocation of the knee is a limb-threatening injury that often results in extensive soft-tissue damage and disruption of the popliteal blood vessels. We report a case of traumatic bilateral open knee dislocation with a type 42 A2 closed right tibial shaft fracture and right common peroneal nerve palsy. We are not aware of any other reports of such a(More)