References - Neonatal Sepsis Other References

  1. Holt DE, Halket S, de Louvois J, Harvey D. Neonatal meningitis in England and Wales: 10 years on. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 2001 Mar;84(2):F85-9. OBJECTIVES: To determine the incidence of neonatal meningitis in England and Wales...

  2. Karlowicz MG, Buescher ES, Surka AE. Fulminant late-onset sepsis in a neonatal intensive care unit, 1988-1997, and the impact of avoiding empiric vancomycin therapy. Pediatrics 2000 Dec;106(6):1387-90. OBJECTIVE: To determine the pathogens associated with fulminant (lethal within 48 hours)...

  3. Martindale J, Stroud D, Moxon ER, Tang CM. Genetic analysis of Escherichia coli K1 gastrointestinal colonization. Mol Microbiol 2000 Sep;37(6):1293-305. Strains of Escherichia coli expressing the K1 polysaccharide capsule colonize the large intestine...

  4. Fernandez M, Moylett EH, Noyola DE, Baker CJ. Candidal meningitis in neonates: a 10-year review. Clin Infect Dis 2000 Aug;31(2):458-63. Candidal meningitis may complicate systemic candidiasis in the premature neonate. We conducted...

  5. Nel E. Neonatal meningitis: mortality, cerebrospinal fluid, and microbiological findings. J Trop Pediatr 2000 Aug;46(4):237-9. This study describes the bacteriology, cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) findings, and mortality...

  6. Chang Chien HY, Chiu NC, Li WC, Huang FY. Characteristics of neonatal bacterial meningitis in a teaching hospital in Taiwan from 1984-1997. J Microbiol Immunol Infect 2000 Jun;33(2):100-4. During the period from 1984 to 1997, 85 bacterial meningitis neonates with positive cerebrospinal...

  7. Schrag SJ, Zywicki S, Farley MM, Reingold AL, Harrison LH, Lefkowitz LB, Hadler JL, Danila R, Cieslak PR, Schuchat A. Group B streptococcal disease in the era of intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis. N Engl J Med 2000 Jan 6;342(1):15-20. BACKGROUND: Group B streptococcal infections are a leading cause of neonatal mortality...

  8. Dawson KG, Emerson JC, Burns JL. Fifteen years of experience with bacterial meningitis. Pediatr Infect Dis J 1999 Sep;18(9):816-22. BACKGROUND: Introduction of Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) vaccines has dramatically...

  9. Harvey D, Holt DE, Bedford H. Bacterial meningitis in the newborn: a prospective study of mortality and morbidity. Semin Perinatol 1999 Jun;23(3):218-25. Neonatal bacterial meningitis is a serious disease around the world, with the incidence changing...

  10. Escobar GJ. The neonatal "sepsis work-up": personal reflections on the development of an evidence-based approach toward newborn infections in a managed care organization. Pediatrics 1999 Jan;103(1 Suppl E):360-73. "Rule out sepsis" may be the most common discharge diagnosis among infants admitted...

  11. Vazquez-Lopez ME, Pego R, Somoza C, Garcia-Plata C, Rodriguez-De la Riva P, Morales-Redondo R. [Meningitis due to Salmonella in the neonatal period]. Rev Neurol 1998 Dec;27(160):986-7. INTRODUCTION: Meningitis due to Salmonella is an unusual sign of salmonellosis...

  12. Hylander MA, Strobino DM, Dhanireddy R. Human milk feedings and infection among very low birth weight infants. Pediatrics 1998 Sep;102(3):E38. BACKGROUND: Preterm infants are immunologically immature at birth. Previous studies...

  13. Yang YJ, Liu CC, Wang SM. Group B streptococcal infections in children: the changing spectrum of infections in infants. J Microbiol Immunol Infect 1998 Jun;31(2):107-12. During a 9-year period from January 1988 to December 1996, 36 patients less than 18 years of age...

  14. Rios-Reategui E, Ruiz-Gonzalez L, Murguia-de-Sierra T. [Neonatal bacterial meningitis in a tertiary treatment center]. Rev Invest Clin 1998 Jan-Feb;50(1):31-6. OBJECTIVE: To determine incidence, etiologic agents and clinical manifestations of bacterial...

  15. Cornacchione P, Scaringi L, Fettucciari K, Rosati E, Sabatini R, Orefici G, von Hunolstein C, Modesti A, Modica A, Minelli F, Marconi P. Group B streptococci persist inside macrophages. Immunology 1998 Jan;93(1):86-95. Group B streptococci (GBS) are an important cause of neonatal sepsis, pneumonia and meningitis...

  16. Leibovitz E, Flidel-Rimon O, Juster-Reicher A, Amitay M, Miskin A, Barak Y, Mogilner B. Sepsis at a neonatal intensive care unit: a four-year retrospective study (1989-1992). Isr J Med Sci 1997 Nov;33(11):734-8. During the 4-year period 1989-1992, 18,227 neonates were born at Kaplan Hospital and 614 (3.4%)...

  17. Tam AY, Yeung CY. The changing pattern of severe neonatal staphylococcal infection: a 10-year study. Aust Paediatr J 1988 Oct;24(5):275-9. Forty-two cases of severe staphylococcal infection occurring over a 10-year period in the neonatal...

  18. McCracken GH Jr. Management of neonatal meningitis, 1984. J Antimicrob Chemother 1984 Sep;14 Suppl B:23-31. Neonatal bacterial meningitis continues to cause substantial mortality and morbidity despite...

  19. McCracken GH Jr. Management of bacterial meningitis in infants and children. Current status and future prospects. Am J Med 1984 May 15;76(5A):215-23. Outcome from bacterial meningitis in infants and children has not appreciably changed...