Skip Navigation
Skip to contents
Results by Year

View Wide

Filter

ARTICLE TYPE

more+
SELECT FILTER
 
Close

PUBLICATION DATE

49 results
Display

Antibiotic Treatment of Vertebral Osteomyelitis caused by Methicillin-Susceptible Staphylococcus aureus: A Focus on the Use of Oral β-lactams

Oh WS, Moon C, Chung JW, Choo EJ, Kwak YG, Kim SH, Ryu SY, Park SY, Kim BN

BACKGROUND: Vertebral osteomyelitis (VO) is a rare but serious condition, and a potentially significant cause of morbidity. Methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus (MSSA) is the most common microorganism in native VO. Long-term...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Synergistic Anti-bacterial Effects of Phellinus baumii Ethyl Acetate Extracts and beta-Lactam Antimicrobial Agents Against Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus

Hong SB, Rhee MH, Yun BS, Lim YH, Song HG, Shin KS

BACKGROUND: The development of new drugs or alternative therapies effective against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is of great importance, and various natural anti-MRSA products are good candidates for combination therapies....
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Two Cases of Ingestion of Rhus Chicken Causing Acute Generalized Exanthematous Pustulosis

Kim MS, Kim DJ, Na CH, Shin BS

  • KMID: 2245941
  • Korean J Dermatol.
  • 2015 Jul;53(6):473-477.
Rhus chicken is a common health food in Korea and is used as an herbal medicine to cure gastrointestinal diseases such as indigestion, loose stool, and peptic ulcers. Unfortunately, systemic...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Spread of Efflux Pump Overexpressing-Mediated Fluoroquinolone Resistance and Multidrug Resistance in Pseudomonas aeruginosa by using an Efflux Pump Inhibitor

Adabi M, Talebi-Taher M, Arbabi L, Afshar M, Fathizadeh S, Minaeian S, Moghadam-Maragheh N, Majidpour

BACKGROUND: Fluoroquinolone resistance in Pseudomonas aeruginosa may be due to efflux pump overexpression and/or target mutations. We designed this study to investigate the efflux pump mediated fluoroquinolone resistance and check...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Clinical Efficacy of Ertapenem for Recurrent Cystitis Caused by Multidrug-Resistant Extended-Spectrum beta-Lactamase-Producing Escherichia coli in Female Outpatients

Song S, Kim C, Lim D

PURPOSE: To evaluate the clinical outcomes of ertapenem administered as an outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy for intractable cystitis caused by extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)-producing Escherichia coli. MATERIALS AND METHODS: We retrospectively reviewed...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Efflux-mediated resistance identified among norfloxacin resistant clinical strains of group B Streptococcus from South Korea

Dang TN, Srinivasan U, Britt Z, Marrs CF, Zhang L, Ki M, Foxman B

OBJECTIVES: Group B Streptococcus (GBS), a common bowel commensal, is a major cause of neonatal sepsis and an emerging cause of infection in immune-compromised adult populations. Fluoroquinolones are used to...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Strategies for Interpretive Standards of beta-Lactams Susceptibility Testing and Identification of Extended-Spectrum beta-Lactamases and Carbapenemases in Enterobacteriaceae

Park YJ, Song W

The Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute (CLSI) and the European Committee on Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing (EUCAST) have recently revised the susceptibility interpretive criteria of oxyimino-beta-lactams and carbapenems for Enterobacteriaceae. According...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
A 2011-2012 Survey of Doctors' Perceptions of Korean Guidelines and Empirical Treatment of Community-Acquired Pneumonia

Kim HI, Kim SW, Chang HH, Lee JM, Peck KR

BACKGROUND: The causative pathogens of and prevalence of antibiotic resistance in community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) varies across countries. We evaluated the patterns of antibiotic prescriptions for adult CAP patients, and physician...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Nosocomial Pseudomonas putida Bacteremia: High Rates of Carbapenem Resistance and Mortality

Kim SE, Park SH, Park HB, Park KH, Kim SH, Jung SI, Shin JH, Jang HC, Kang SJ

Previously, Pseudomonas putida was considered a low-virulence pathogen and was recognized as a rare cause of bacteremia. Recently, however, multidrug-resistant and carbapenem-resistant P. putida isolates have emerged, causing difficult-to-treat nosocomial...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Comparison of Ertapenem and Ceftriaxone Therapy for Acute Pyelonephritis and Other Complicated Urinary Tract Infections in Korean Adults: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Multicenter Trial

Park DW, Peck KR, Chung MH, Lee JS, Park YS, Kim HY, Lee MS, Kim JY, Yeom JS, Kim MJ

The efficacy and safety of ertapenem, 1 g once daily, were compared with that of ceftriaxone, 2 g once daily, for the treatment of adults with acute pyelonephritis (APN) and...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Evaluation of Changed Antibiotics in Case of Positive Antibiotics Skin Test

  • KMID: 2090211
  • Korean J Asthma Allergy Clin Immunol.
  • 2011 Mar;31(1):48-54.
BACKGROUND: Antibiotics skin test (AST) is routinely performed to examine hypersensitivity in clinical practice. However, it is difficult to select antibiotics in case of positive AST because of poor validation...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Comparison of Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute and European Committee on Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing Breakpoints for β-Lactams in Enterobacteriaceae Producing Extended-Spectrum β-Lactamases and/or Plasmid-Mediated AmpC β-Lactamases

Song W, Park MJ, Kim HS, Kim JS, Kim HS, Lee KM

BACKGROUND: In 2010, the Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute (CLSI) revised breakpoints for cephalosporins and carbapenems and indicated that extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL) testing is no longer necessary for Enterobacteriaceae. We...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Antibiotics Susceptability of Streptococcus pneumoniae Isolated from Pharynx in Healthy Korean Children and Choice of Proper Empirical Oral Antibiotics Using Pharmacokinetics/Pharmacodynamics Model

Paik JY, Choi JH, Cho EY, Oh CE, Lee J, Choi EH, Lee HJ

  • KMID: 2278971
  • Korean J Pediatr Infect Dis.
  • 2011 Dec;18(2):109-116.
PURPOSE: Pneumococcus is one of the most important causes of invasive infection through the childhood period. In January 2008, the Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute (CLSI) published revised penicillin breakpoints...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Interpretation of Antimicrobial Susceptibility Test According to Resistance Mechanism of beta-lactam in Enterobacteriacae

Lee CH

It is important to select appropriate antimicrobials for the treatment of infection according to the results of antimicrobial susceptibility tests (ASTs), yet the clinical isolates are sometimes susceptible to antibiotics...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Microbiological Characteristics of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus

Yi J, Kim EC

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a typical pathogen of nosocomial infection, and has recently emerged as an important community-acquired pathogen. MRSA is notorious as a multidrug-resistant organism. Its resistance to...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Prevalence of Metallo-beta-lactamases in Imipenem-non-susceptible Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Acinetobacter baumannii

Ryoo NH, Ha JS, Jeon DS, Kim JR

BACKGROUND: Metallo-beta-lactamases (MBLs) have been reported in gram negative bacilli and are becoming increasingly important clinically because the enzymes hydrolyse almost all beta-lactams, including carbapenems. Thus, the present study was...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Metallo-beta-lactamase Producing Gram-negative Bacilli

Yong D

Among gram-negative bacteria, rate of antibiotic resistance has been increasing. As a result, carbapenem is now considered as a last resort of therapeutic regimens for gram-negative bacterial infections. The choice...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Correlation Between Staphylococcal Cassette Chromosome mec Type and Coagulase Serotype of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus

Cha EK, Chang KS, Hwang SM

Staphylococcal cassette chromosome mec (SCCmec) type and coagulase serotype are important epidemiologic factors in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). To investigate correlation between SCCmec type and coagulase serotype of MRSA, we...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Update on the diagnosis of drug allergy

Cho YJ

  • KMID: 1490320
  • Korean J Med.
  • 2009 Mar;76(3):282-290.
Hypersensitivity reactions to drugs are classified as immediate or nonimmediate reactions depending on the basis of time of appearance of reactions. Clinical and immunological studies suggest that immediate reaction is...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
A Case of Meropenem-Resistant Ochrobactrum anthropi Bacteremia

Kim GM, Jin SJ, Yoo JS, Kim CO, Choi JY, Kim JM, Song YG

Ochrobactrum anthropi is an oxidase-producing, non-lactose-fermenting, gram-negative bacillus that is frequently isolated from the environment including sinks, baths, soil, and hospital water sources. Recently O. anthropi have been reported as...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close

Go to Top

Copyright © 2021 by Korean Association of Medical Journal Editors. All rights reserved.     E-mail: koreamed@kamje.or.kr