Pneumococcal Infections

Known as: Streptococcus pneumoniae Infection, Infections, Streptococcus pneumoniae, pneumoniae Infection, Streptococcus 
Infections with bacteria of the species STREPTOCOCCUS PNEUMONIAE.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2016
Review
2016
This review describes development of currently available pneumococcal vaccines, provides summary tables of current pneumococcal… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
CONTEXT With routine childhood vaccination using heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine, one concern has been the potential… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Five of seven serotypes in the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine, introduced for infants in the United States in 2000… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND The prevalence of multiantimicrobial resistance among Streptococcus pneumoniae continues to increase worldwide. In… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Streptococcus pneumoniae is an important pathogen causing invasive diseases such as sepsis, meningitis, and pneumonia. The burden… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE To monitor clinical and microbiologic features including antimicrobial susceptibility and serogroup distribution of… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Streptococcus pneumoniae is one of the leading causes of invasive bacterial disease worldwide. Fragments of the cell wall and the… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Approximately half of otherwise healthy adults with invasive pneumococcal disease are cigarette smokers. We conducted… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
BACKGROUND Although the protective efficacy of pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine has been demonstrated in randomized trials in… (More)
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Review
1990
Review
1990
The geographic distribution of pneumococci resistant to one or more of the antibiotics penicillin, erythromycin, trimethoprim… (More)
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