1887
Preview this article:
Zoom in
Zoomout

Diagnosis of infective endocarditis: comparison of the LightCycler SeptiFast real-time PCR with blood culture, Page 1 of 1

| /docserver/preview/fulltext/jmm/61/6/881_jmm040113-1.gif

There is no abstract available for this article.
Use the preview function to the left.

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/journal/jmm/10.1099/jmm.0.040113-0
2012-06-01
2020-10-22
Loading full text...

Full text loading...

/deliver/fulltext/jmm/61/6/881.html?itemId=/content/journal/jmm/10.1099/jmm.0.040113-0&mimeType=html&fmt=ahah

References

  1. Casalta J. P., Gouriet F., Roux V., Thuny F., Habib G., Raoult D. 2009; Evaluation of the LightCycler SeptiFast test in the rapid etiologic diagnostic of infectious endocarditis. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 28:569–573 [CrossRef][PubMed]
    [Google Scholar]
  2. Chu V. H., Woods C. W., Miro J. M., Hoen B., Cabell C. H., Pappas P. A., Federspiel J., Athan E., Stryjewski M. E. other authors 2008; Emergence of coagulase-negative staphylococci as a cause of native valve endocarditis. Clin Infect Dis 46:232–242 [CrossRef][PubMed]
    [Google Scholar]
  3. Durack D. T., Lukes A. S., Bright D. K.Duke Endocarditis Service 1994; New criteria for diagnosis of infective endocarditis: utilization of specific echocardiographic findings. Am J Med 96:200–209 [CrossRef][PubMed]
    [Google Scholar]
  4. Fernández A. L., Varela E., Martínez L., Martínez A., Sierra J., González-Juanatey J. R., Regueiro B. 2010; Evaluation of a multiplex real-time PCR assay for detecting pathogens in cardiac valve tissue in patients with endocarditis. Rev Esp Cardiol 63:1205–1208 [CrossRef][PubMed]
    [Google Scholar]
  5. Kühn C., Disqué C., Mühl H., Orszag P., Stiesch M., Haverich A. 2011; Evaluation of commercial universal rRNA gene PCR plus sequencing tests for identification of bacteria and fungi associated with infectious endocarditis. J Clin Microbiol 49:2919–2923 [CrossRef][PubMed]
    [Google Scholar]
  6. Lamas C. C., Eykyn S. J. 2003; Blood culture negative endocarditis: analysis of 63 cases presenting over 25 years. Heart 89:258–262 [CrossRef][PubMed]
    [Google Scholar]
  7. Lang S., Watkin R. W., Lambert P. A., Bonser R. S., Littler W. A., Elliott T. S. 2004; Evaluation of PCR in the molecular diagnosis of endocarditis. J Infect 48:269–275 [CrossRef][PubMed]
    [Google Scholar]
  8. Lehmann L. E., Hunfeld K. P., Emrich T., Haberhausen G., Wissing H., Hoeft A., Stüber F. 2008; A multiplex real-time PCR assay for rapid detection and differentiation of 25 bacterial and fungal pathogens from whole blood samples. Med Microbiol Immunol (Berl) 197:313–324 [CrossRef][PubMed]
    [Google Scholar]
  9. McNemar Q. 1947; Note on the sampling error of the difference between correlated proportions or percentages. Psychometrika 12:153–157 [CrossRef][PubMed]
    [Google Scholar]
  10. Mencacci A., Leli C., Cardaccia A., Montagna P., Moretti A., Bietolini C., Meucci M., Perito S., Cenci E., Bistoni F. 2011; Comparison of conventional culture with SeptiFast real-time PCR for microbial pathogen detection in clinical specimens other than blood. J Med Microbiol 60:1774–1778 [CrossRef][PubMed]
    [Google Scholar]
  11. Murdoch D. R., Corey G. R., Hoen B., Miró J. M., Fowler V. G. Jr, Bayer A. S., Karchmer A. W., Olaison L., Pappas P. A. other authors 2009; Clinical presentation, etiology, and outcome of infective endocarditis in the 21st century: the International Collaboration on Endocarditis-Prospective Cohort Study. Arch Intern Med 169:463–473 [CrossRef][PubMed]
    [Google Scholar]
  12. Naber C. K., Erbel R. 2007; Infective endocarditis with negative blood cultures. Int J Antimicrob Agents 30:Suppl. 1S32–S36 [CrossRef][PubMed]
    [Google Scholar]
  13. Palomares J. C., Bernal S., Marín M., Holgado V. P., Castro C., Morales W. P., Martin E. 2011; Molecular diagnosis of Aspergillus fumigatus endocarditis. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 70:534–537 [CrossRef][PubMed]
    [Google Scholar]
  14. Siegel S., Castellan N. J. Jr 1998 Nonparametric Statistics for the Behavioral Science, 2nd edn. NY: McGraw-Hill;
    [Google Scholar]
  15. Vince A., Lepej S. Z., Barsić B., Dusek D., Mitrović Z., Serventi-Seiwerth R., Labar B. 2008; LightCycler SeptiFast assay as a tool for the rapid diagnosis of sepsis in patients during antimicrobial therapy. J Med Microbiol 57:1306–1307 [CrossRef][PubMed]
    [Google Scholar]
  16. Watkin R. W., Lang S., Lambert P. A., Littler W. A., Elliott T. S. 2003; The microbial diagnosis of infective endocarditis. J Infect 47:1–11 [CrossRef][PubMed]
    [Google Scholar]
  17. Zaloudíková B., Němcová E., Pol J., Sorm Z., Wurmová S., Novotná K., Vaněrková M., Holá V., Růžička F. other authors 2011; Value of PCR in surgically treated patients with staphylococcal infective endocarditis: a 4-year retrospective study. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis [Epub ahead of print] [CrossRef][PubMed]
    [Google Scholar]
http://instance.metastore.ingenta.com/content/journal/jmm/10.1099/jmm.0.040113-0
Loading
/content/journal/jmm/10.1099/jmm.0.040113-0
Loading

Data & Media loading...

Most cited this month Most Cited RSS feed

This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error