Microbes

DISSOCATION OF SYSTEMIC AND MUCOSAL AUTOIMMUNITY IN CYSTIC FIBROSIS

Authors: Theprungsirikul, Ja, Skopelja-Gardner, Sa, Meagher, R. Ea, Clancy, J. Pb, Zemanick, E.Tc, Ashare, Aa,e, Rigby, W. F. Ca, d Affiliations: aDepartment of Microbiology and Immunology, Geisel School of Medicine […]

 Read more

SEASON IS ASSOCIATED WITH PSEUDOMONAS AERUGINOSA ACQUISITION IN YOUNG CHILDREN WITH CYSTIC FIBROSIS

Authors: Psoter KJ, DeRoos AJ, Wakefield J, Mayer J, Rosenfeld M.   What was your research question? The objectives of this study were to: (i) evaluate the seasonal acquisition of […]

 Read more

THE USE OF ANTIMICROBIAL SUSCEPTIBILITY TESTING IN PEDIATRIC CYSTIC FIBROSIS PULMONARY EXACERBATIONS

Authors: Jonathan D. Cogen1, Kathryn B. Whitlock2, Ronald L. Gibson1, Lucas R. Hoffman1, Donald R. VanDevanter3 Affiliations: 1Division of Pulmonary & Sleep Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, […]

 Read more

PILOT STUDY TO TEST INHALED NITRIC OXIDE IN CYSTIC FIBROSIS PATIENTS WITH REFRACTORY MYCOBACTERIUM ABSCESSUS LUNG INFECTION

Authors: Lea Bentura,b, Michal Gura,b, Moshe Ashkenazic,g, Galit Livnat-Levanond, Mark Mizrahie, Asher Tale, Abdi Ghaffarie, Yuval Geffenf, Micha Aviramg, Ori Efratic,h Affiliations: a Pediatric Pulmonary Institute and CF Center, Ruth […]

 Read more

THE EFFECTS OF CYCLED INHALED AZTREONAM ON THE CYSTIC FIBROSIS (CF) LUNG MICROBIOME

Authors: Alya A. Heirali1; Nicole Acosta1; Douglas G. Storey1,2; Matthew L. Workentine3; Ranjani Somayaji1,4; Isabelle Laforest-Lapointe5,6, Winnie Leung7; Bradley S. Quon8; Yves Berthiaum9; Harvey R. Rabin1,4; Barbara J. Waddell1, Laura […]

 Read more

STUDY OF 109 ACHROMOBACTER SPP. ISOLATES FROM 9 FRENCH CF CENTRES REVEALS THE CIRCULATION OF A MULTIRESISTANT CLONE OF A. XYLOSOXIDANS BELONGING TO ST 137

Authors: Lucie Amoureux1,2, Juliette Sauge1, Benoit Sarret1, Matthieu Lhoumeau1, Audrey Bajard1, Jennifer Tetu1, Julien Bador1,2, Catherine Neuwirth1,2; MucoMicrobes group3 Affiliations: 1Department of Bacteriology, University Hospital of Dijon, BP 37013, 21070 […]

 Read more

ASSESSMENT OF STABILITY AND FLUCTUATIONS OF CULTURED LOWER AIRWAY BACTERIAL COMMUNITIES IN PEOPLE WITH CYSTIC FIBROSIS

Authors: Laura J. Sherrarda,1, Gisli G. Einarssonb,1, Elinor Johnstonb, Katherine O’Neillb, Leanne McIlreaveyb, Stephanie J. McGratha, Deirdre F. Gilpina, Damian G. Downeyb,c, Alastair Reidc, Noel G. McElvaneyd, Richard C. Bouchere, […]

 Read more

EMERGENCE OF LIVESTOCK-ASSOCIATED MRSA ISOLATED FROM CYSTIC FIBROSIS PATIENTS: RESULTS OF A BELGIAN NATIONAL SURVEY

Authors: M. Dodémont1, M. A. Argudín1, J. Willekens2, E. Vanderhelst2, D. Pierard3, V.Y. Miendje Deyi4, L. Hanssens5, H. Franckx6, P. Schelstraete7, I. Leroux-Roels8, C. Nonhoff1, A. Deplano1, C. Knoop9, A. […]

 Read more

ERADICATION OF PERSISTENT METHICILLIN-RESISTANT STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS INFECTION IN CYSTIC FIBROSIS

Authors: Rebecca Dezube1*, Mark T. Jennings1*, Mary Rykiel1, Marie Diener-West2, Michael P. Boyle1,3, James F. Chmiel4, Elliott C. Dasenbrook5 *Co-First Authors  Affiliations: 1Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, The […]

 Read more

PREVALENCE, GEOGRAPHIC RISK FACTORS, AND DEVELOPMENT OF A STANDARDIZED PROTOCOL FOR FUNGAL ISOLATION IN CYSTIC FIBROSIS: RESULTS FROM THE INTERNATIONAL PROSPECTIVE STUDY “MFIP”

Authors: Laurence Delhaes1,2, Kada Touati1, Odile Faure-Cognet3, Muriel Cornet3, Françoise Botterel4, Eric DannaouiI5, Florent Morio6, Patrice Lepape6, Fréderic Grenouillet7, Loic Favennec8, Solène Le Gal9, Gilles Nevez9, Alain Duhamel1, Andrew Borman10, […]

 Read more

HYPERBARIC OXYGEN TREATMENT INCREASES KILLING OF AGGREGATING PSEUDOMONAS AERUGINOSA ISOLATES FROM CYSTIC FIBROSIS PATIENTS

Authors: Møller, Signe Agnete1,2, Jensen, Peter Østrup1,2,3, Høiby, Niels1,2, Ciofu, Oana2, Kragh, Kasper Nørskov1,2, Bjarnsholt, Thomas1,2, Kolpen, Mette1,2 Affiliations: 1Department of Clinical Microbiology, Rigshospitalet, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark 2Costerton Biofilm Center, […]

 Read more

EARLY RESPIRATORY VIRAL INFECTIONS IN INFANTS WITH CYSTIC FIBROSIS

Authors: Ashley R Deschampa, Joseph E Hatchb, James E Slavenc, Netsanet Gebregziabherc, Gregory Storchd, Graham L. Halle, Stephen Stickf, Sarath Ranganathang,h,i, Thomas W Ferkold, Stephanie D Davisb Affiliations: aUniversity of […]

 Read more

ANTIBODY RESPONSE AGAINST MYCOBACTERIUM AVIUM COMPLEX IN CYSTIC FIBROSIS PATIENTS MEASURED BY A NOVEL IgG ELISA TEST

Authors: Ravnholt C1, Qvist T2,3, Kolpen M1, Pressler T3, Skov M3, Høiby N1,4 Affiliations: 1Department of Clinical Microbiology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark 2Department of Infectious Diseases, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark 3Cystic Fibrosis […]

 Read more

ANTIMICROBIAL SUSCEPTIBILITY TESTING (AST) AND ASSOCIATED CLINICAL OUTCOMES IN INDIVIDUALS WITH CYSTIC FIBROSIS: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW

Authors: Ranjani Somayaji1, Michael D. Parkins2, Anand Shah3,4, Stacey L. Martiniano5, Michael M. Tunney6, Jennifer S. Kahle7, Valerie J. Waters8, J. Stuart Elborn4, Scott C. Bell9, Patrick A. Flume10, Donald […]

 Read more

PREVALENCE AND DIVERSITY OF FILAMENTOUS FUNGI IN THE AIRWAYS OF CYSTIC FIBROSIS PATIENTS – A DUTCH, MULTICENTRE STUDY

Authors: Tobias GP Engela,b, Lydie Slabbersc, Carmen de Jongc, Willem JG Melchersa,b, Ferry Hagend,1, Paul E Verweija,b, Peter Merkusc, Jacques F Meisb,d on behalf of the Dutch Cystic Fibrosis Fungal […]

 Read more

OUTCOMES AND TREATMENT OF CHRONIC METHICILLIN-RESISTANT STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS DIFFERS BY STAPHYLOCOCCAL CASSETTE CHROMOSOME MEC (SCCMEC) TYPE IN CHILDREN WITH CYSTIC FIBROSIS

Citation: Heltshe SL, Saiman L, Popowitch EB, Miller MB, Kloster M, Thompson V, Ferkol TW, Hoover WC, Schechter MS, Muhlebach MS.  J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2015 Sep;4(3):225-31.   What […]

 Read more

NONPARAMETRIC ANALYSIS OF COMPETING RISKS DATA WITH EVENT CATEGORY MISSING AT RANDOM

Citation: Gouskova NA, Lin FC, Fine JP. Biometrics. 2017 Mar;73(1):104-113.   What was your research question? We proposed a statistical method to better estimate the occurrence of Pseudomonas aeruginosa (Pa) […]

 Read more

ANTIMICROBIAL SUSCEPTIBILITY AND MOLECULAR TYPING OF MRSA IN CYSTIC FIBROSIS

Article citation: Champion EA, Miller MB, Popowitch EP, Saiman L, Muhlebach MS. for the STAR-CF Study Team. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2014; 49:230–237   What was your research question? Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus […]

 Read more

CYSTIC FIBROSIS RELATED DIABETES IS NOT INDEPENDENTLY ASSOCIATED WITH INCREASED STENOTROPHOMONAS MALTOPHILIA INFECTION: LONGITUDINAL DATA FROM THE UK CF REGISTRY

Authors: Freddy Frost1, Dilip Nazareth1, Matt Shaw2, Martin Walshaw1 Affiliations: 1Regional Adult CF Centre, Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital, Liverpool, L143PE, UK 2Clinical Information Analyst, Research Department, Liverpool Heart and […]

 Read more

GLYCOSAMINOGLYCANS ARE DIFFERENTIALLY INVOLVED IN BACTERIAL BINDING TO HEALTHY AND CYSTIC FIBROSIS LUNG CELLS

Authors: Carla Martina,b,c, Víctor Lozano-Iturbea,b,c, Rosa M. Girónd, Emma Vazquez-Espinosad, David Rodrigueze, Jesús Merayo-Llovesa,b, Fernando Vazqueza,b,c,f, Luis M. Quirósa,b,c and Beatriz Garcíaa,b,c Affiliations: aUniversity Institute Fernandez-Vega (IUFV), University of Oviedo […]

 Read more

DENTAL PROBLEMS AND GUM DISEASE IN PATIENTS WITH CYSTIC FIBROSIS – A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW

Authors: Pawlaczyk-Kamieńska Tamara1, Borysewicz-Lewicka Maria1, Śniatała Renata1, BaturaGabryel Halina2, Cofta Szczepan2 Affiliations: 1Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Poznan University of Medical Sciences, Bukowska 70, 60-812 Poznań, Poland 2Department of Pulmonology, Allergology […]

 Read more

Contact information

Subscribe to newsletter