Search for dissertations about: "Neonatal Sepsis thesis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 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.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [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;

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  2. 2. Aspects on early diagnosis of neonatal sepsis

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro university

    Author : Andreas Ohlin; Örebro universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; 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. 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

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. The faecal flora a source of healthcare-associated infections and antibiotic resistance

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Annika Samuelsson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; Östergötlands Läns Landsting.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Healthcare-associated infections (HAI) are important causes of mortality and morbidity, and antibiotic treatment is often necessary. Development and availability of new antibiotics are closely followed by development of resistance among microorganisms. During antibiotic therapy, a fraction of the antibiotic given is found in the gut. READ MORE