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Candidemia in Norway (1991 to 2003): Results from a Nationwide Study
ABSTRACT A long-term, nationwide prospective candidemia study has been ongoing in Norway since 1991. All medical microbiological laboratories in the country have participated. During the period 1991Expand
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Spread of Drug-Resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis Strains of the Beijing Genotype in the Archangel Oblast, Russia
ABSTRACT A collection of 119 strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolated from patients with pulmonary tuberculosis in the Archangel Oblast, Russia, in 1998 and 1999 were studied by usingExpand
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Epidemiology of candidemia.
  • P. Sandven
  • Medicine
  • Revista iberoamericana de micologia
  • 1 September 2000
A number of studies have identified common riskfactors for patients developing a systemic Candidainfec-tion [9]. Patients that are immunocompromised orimmunosuppressed e.g. because ofExpand
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Exposure to bacterial aerosols and work-related symptoms in sewage workers.
Personal exposure to airborne bacteria and symptoms were studied in 24 sewage workers. An association between levels of total bacteria, rod-shaped bacteria, and symptoms, such as tiredness andExpand
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EUCAST Definitive Document EDef 7.1: method for the determination of broth dilution MICs of antifungal agents for fermentative yeasts: Subcommittee on Antifungal Susceptibility Testing (AFST) of the
1 Mycology Reference Laboratory, National Center for Microbiology, Instituto de Salud Carlos III,Majadahonda, Spain, 2 Unit of Mycology and Parasitology, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen,Denmark, 3Expand
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Molecular epidemiology and drug resistance of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates in the Archangel prison in Russia: predominance of the W-Beijing clone family.
Prisons play a significant role in the epidemiology of drug-resistant tuberculosis. A total of 114 Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates recovered from patients in the Archangel prison (Archangel,Expand
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Resistance of multidrug-resistant strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis from the Archangel oblast, Russia, to second-line anti-tuberculosis drugs
Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis has become common all over the world, necessitating the inclusion of second-line drugs in treatment regimens. In the present study, the susceptibility of a selectionExpand
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Efficacy and safety of linezolid in multidrug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB)--a report of ten cases.
OBJECTIVES Multidrug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) is an increasing problem in many parts of the world and in Norway the increase has been substantial since 1998. New therapies for MDR-TB have notExpand
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Impact of drug resistance on fitness of Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains of the W-Beijing genotype.
Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains of the W-Beijing genotype became a common cause of tuberculosis during the past years and they are often associated with drug resistance. The biological factorsExpand
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Epidemiological analysis of Candida albicans strains by multilocus enzyme electrophoresis.
Genotypic diversity in a collection of 98 isolates of Candida albicans was assessed by multilocus enzyme electrophoresis. Four of the 10 enzyme loci studied were polymorphic. The electrophoreticExpand
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