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Outcomes of kidney transplantation in HIV-infected recipients.
BACKGROUND The outcomes of kidney transplantation and immunosuppression in people infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) are incompletely understood. METHODS We undertook a prospective,Expand
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Outcomes from pandemic influenza A H1N1 infection in recipients of solid-organ transplants: a multicentre cohort study.
BACKGROUND There are few data on the epidemiology and outcomes of influenza infection in recipients of solid-organ transplants. We aimed to establish the outcomes of pandemic influenza A H1N1 andExpand
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Outcomes of liver transplant recipients with hepatitis C and human immunodeficiency virus coinfection
Hepatitis C virus (HCV) is a controversial indication for liver transplantation (LT) in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)–infected patients because of reportedly poor outcomes. This prospective,Expand
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Enterococcus faecium bacteremia: does vancomycin resistance make a difference?
BACKGROUND Enterococcus faecium has received increased attention, primarily due to the emergence of vancomycin resistance. The purpose of this investigation was to study the epidemiologicalExpand
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Cryptococcus neoformans in organ transplant recipients: impact of calcineurin-inhibitor agents on mortality.
Variables influencing the risk of dissemination and outcome of Cryptococcus neoformans infection were assessed in 111 organ transplant recipients with cryptococcosis in a prospective, multicenter,Expand
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Nonfermentative gram negative bacilli
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Voriconazole therapeutic drug monitoring in allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients
Summary:Voriconazole, a new antifungal agent, is increasingly being used after HSCT. The hepatic cytochrome P450 isoenzyme 2C19 plays a significant role in voriconazole metabolism. As CYP2C19Expand
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Use of the QuantiFERON‐TB Gold interferon‐gamma release assay for screening transplant candidates: a single‐center retrospective study
N. Theodoropoulos, F. Lanternier, J. Rassiwala, G. McNatt, L. Preczewski, E. DeMayo, V. Stosor, M.G. Ison. Use of the QuantiFERON‐TB Gold interferon‐gamma release assay for screening transplantExpand
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Recovery of vancomycin-resistant enterococci on fingertips and environmental surfaces.
OBJECTIVE To determine the recovery of vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE) on fingertips, gloved fingertips, and environmental surfaces commonly encountered in the healthcare setting, and toExpand
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In Vitro Activities of Linezolid against Important Gram-Positive Bacterial Pathogens Including Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci
ABSTRACT The emergence of resistance in gram-positive bacteria has necessitated a search for new antimicrobial agents. Linezolid is an oxazolidinone, a new class of antibacterial agents with enhancedExpand
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