TITLE

Pneumococcal Bacteremia: Lessons Learned, Yet More to Learn

AUTHOR(S)
Maki, Dennis G.
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;May2004, Vol. 79 Issue 5, p599
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Editorial. Comments on the changing epidemiology of pneumococcal bacteremia in a large Swiss university hospital between 1986 and 2000. Decline in the susceptibility of Streptococcus pneumoniae to penicillin; Effect of adequate anti-infective therapy on survival; Pneumococcal immunization rates; Clinical applicability of adjunctive therapy; Availability of an immunochromatographic assay to detect soluble pneumococcal cell wall polysaccharide.
ACCESSION #
13060718

 

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