Meningitis (n = 38) was the most common manifestation of the IPD cases (n = 71), bacteraemic
pneumonia and bacteraemia without focus accounted for 25 and 8 cases, respectively.
It is a point to be addressed in subsequent studies because patients with VRE colonisation are more likely to become bacteraemic
as focused in other studies.
6] The impact of PCV in reducing pneumonia hospitalisation, mortality, bacteraemic
disease and clinical disease in children has been reported in several studies.
Fatal outcome of bacteraemic
patients caused by infection with staphylokinase-deficient Staphylococcus aureus strains.
sup] Endotoxemia broadly parallels the frequency and importance of GN patient sepsis [sup] and is only not detected in >20% GN bacteraemic
patients among the 58 studies overall or >20% studies of patients with sepsis syndrome.
Influence of pneumococcal serotype group on outcome in adults with bacteraemic
3] Inappropriate use can also result in the development of antibiotic resistance among bacteraemic
Mortality following bacteraemic
infection caused by extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL) producing E.
Determinants of outcome in patients with bacteraemic
pneumococcal pneumonia: importance of early adequate treatment.
Antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of selected bacteraemic
isolates from South African public sector hospitals, 2010.
Synflorix is a paediatric pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV) aimed at delivering protection against invasive pneumococcal diseases, such as meningitis, bacteraemic
pneumonia and sepsis It also helps to provide protection against pneumococcal middle ear infection, otherwise known as acute otitis media (AOM).
patients were given medical care by different nursing staff.