Search for dissertations about: "Neonatal Sepsis thesis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 swedish dissertations containing the words Neonatal Sepsis thesis.

  1. 1. Group B streptococci and other neonatal infections

    Author : Elisabet Persson; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN; MEDICINE; Neonatal infections; sepsis; incidence; Group B streptococcus; serotype; epidemiology; genotype; surface protein; antibiotic susceptibility;

    Abstract : The main objectives of this thesis were to estimate the incidence and etiology of invasive infections in neonates and to characterize invasive strains of group B streptococci from a defined geographic area. All infants aged 0-120 days with a bacterial or fungal isolate from blood or CSF in the defined area were identified. READ MORE

  2. 2. Aspects on early diagnosis of neonatal sepsis

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro university

    Author : Andreas Ohlin; Örebro universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICINE; MEDICIN; MEDICINE Dermatology and venerology; clinical genetics; internal medicine Internal medicine Paediatric medicine; MEDICIN Dermatologi och venerologi; klinisk genetik; invärtesmedicin Invärtesmedicin Pediatrisk medicin; Pediatrik; Pediatrics;

    Abstract : This thesis presents four studies, all designed to improve the problematic diagnostic situation concerning infants with suspected sepsis. Study I included 401 neonates with suspected sepsis. READ MORE

  3. 3. Obstetric outcome after single embryo transfer

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro university

    Author : Antonina Sazonova; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2013]
    Keywords : in-vitro fertilization; single embryo transfer; neonatal outcome; maternal outcome;

    Abstract : Obstetric outcome after single embryo transfer Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, The Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, SE-413 45 Gothenburg, Sweden. Background: Children born after IVF have a poorer neonatal outcome than children born after spontaneous conception, even after adjustment for confounders. READ MORE

  4. 4. Group B streptococcal infections in neonates : Clinical and pathogenic aspects

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Jan Källman; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [1997]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : Clinical and pathogenic aspects of Group B streptococci (GBS), as a major pathogen responsible of invasive disease in newborn infants, were investigated.Cases of neonatal septicaemia during 1981-1994 were studied at Orebro Medical Centre Hospital. 132 children ful1filled laboratory and clinical criteria for neonatal septicaemia. READ MORE

  5. 5. Coagulase-negative staphylococci septicaemia in newborns : aspects on host-bacterial interactions with special regard to neutrophil and endothelial response

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Maria Björkqvist; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : Newborn infants, especially those born preterm, are immunologically immature and prone to invasive infections. As a result of the increasing survival of very preterm (VPT < 31 weeks gestational age) newborns, nosocomial septicaemia has become a major concern the neonatal intensive care, and coagulase-negative staphylococci (CoNS) are nowadays the most frequently isolated pathogens in neonatal blood cultures. READ MORE