Sökning: "Invasive Pneumococcal Disease"

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  1. 1. Invasive Pneumococcal Infections

    Författare :Erik Backhaus; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2011]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Streptococcus pneumoniae; epidemiology; risk factors; pneumonia; meningitis; serotype; clonal complex;

    Sammanfattning : Streptococcus pneumoniae is a major cause of disease, ranging from uncomplicated respiratory infections to severe invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD), including bacteraemic pneumonia, septicaemia with unknown focus and meningitis. Case fatality rate (CFR) remains high and antibiotic resistance is increasing globally. S. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Molecular epidemiology of pneumococcal carriage and invasive disease

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology

    Författare :Karin Sjöström; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2007]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Sammanfattning : Streptococcus pneumoniae, also known as pneumococcus, is a major contributor to morbidity and mortality worldwide. It is the main cause of respiratory tract infections such as otitis media and sinusitis, but also causes millions of deaths each year due to pneumonia, meningitis and septicemia, especially among children and the elderly. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Celiac disease and Infections

    Detta är en avhandling från Örebro : Örebro University

    Författare :Anna Röckert Tjernberg; Örebro universitet.; [2019]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Celiac disease; small intestinal; infection; respiratory syncytial virus; sepsis; streptococcus pneumoniae; complement; cohort; register; Medicine; Medicin;

    Sammanfattning : Background: Celiac disease (CD) is a chronic immune-mediated enteropathy affecting about 1% of the population worldwide. CD is triggered by ingestion of gluten in genetically predisposed individuals but additional factors (e.g. infections) are required for the disease to develop. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Respiratory Tract Infections: Aspects of Aetiology, Virulence, and Communicable Disease Control

    Detta är en avhandling från Infectious Diseases Research Unit

    Författare :Jonas Ahl; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2013]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Streptococcus pneumoniae; day care center; communicable disease control intervention; eradication therapy; invasive pneumococcal disease; serotype 3; aetiology; ventilator-associated pneumonia;

    Sammanfattning : Popular Abstract in Swedish Barn ar ofta bärare av luftvägsbakterien pneumokocker i de övre luftvägarna och det är barnen som anses vara den största reservoaren för bakterien i vårt samhälle. Vanliga pneumokockinfektioner såsom öron-, bihåle- eller lunginflammation föregås av att man bär på bakterien. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Diagnosis, prognosis and prevention of severe pneumococcal disease

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Medicine

    Författare :Carl Spindler; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2008]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Sammanfattning : Streptococcus pneumoniae also known as pneumococcus is a major contributor to the disease burden in the world. Infections caused by this bacterium include a wide spectrum of different disease types, from non-severe upper respiratory tract infections to invasive disease forms like bacteremic pneumococcal pneumonia or meningitis, conditions attributed with a high rate of severe disease and mortality. LÄS MER