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Bacteremia

Known as: Bacteremia [Disease/Finding], blood poisoning, bacteria in the blood 
The presence of viable bacteria circulating in the blood. Fever, chills, tachycardia, and tachypnea are common acute manifestations of bacteremia… 
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Review
2008
Review
2008
SUMMARY Acinetobacter baumannii has emerged as a highly troublesome pathogen for many institutions globally. As a consequence of… 
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Background— Antibiotic prophylaxis recommendations for the prevention of infective endocarditis are based in part on studies of… 
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Alternative therapies for Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia and endocarditis are needed. METHODS We randomly assigned… 
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND There are few epidemiologic data on invasive bacterial infections among children in sub-Saharan Africa. We studied… 
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Abstract Objective: To evaluate the impact of methicillin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus on mortality, length of… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND The consequences of infection with Staphylococcus aureus can be severe, so strategies for prevention are important. We… 
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
OBJECTIVES To study the effect of previously administered antibiotics on the antibiotic susceptibility profile of Enterobacter… 
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Bacterial infection of the mammalian bloodstream can lead to overwhelming sepsis, a potentially fatal syndrome of irreversible… 
Review
1980
Review
1980
Clinical features and specific aspects of treatment were evaluated in 612 patients with gram-negative bacteremia observed over a… 
Review
1962
Review
1962
The pattern of life-threatening bacterial infections has changed since the introduction of potent antimicrobial agents…