Search for dissertations about: "Streptococcus pneumoniae"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 78 swedish dissertations containing the words Streptococcus pneumoniae.

  1. 1. Streptococcus pneumoniae epidemiological, clinical and serological studies

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Lars Å. Burman; Umeå universitet.; [1993]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Streptococcus pneumoniae; incidence; predisposing factors; prognosis; serotyping; etiology of pneumonia; diagnostic methods; COA; CIE; pneumococcal serology;

    Abstract : A retrospective study of invasive pneumococcal disease in patients from Greater Göteborg in 1964- 1980 identified 125 cases of meningitis, 305 of pneumonia, 61 of septicemia with unknown focus, and 17 with other manifestations, all verified by cultures from normally sterile body fluids. The incidence was several times higher in infants and in the elderly than in any other age-group. READ MORE

  2. 2. PCR detection of Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae in pneumonia patients

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Guma M. K. Abdeldaim; Uppsala universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : Lower respiratory tract infections; Pneumonia; Streptococcus pneumoniae; Haemophilus influenzae; real-time PCR;

    Abstract : PCR is a rapid, reproducible method for nucleic acid detection. However, this technology displays significant deficiencies when applied in clinical microbiology. This work’s aim was to improve current diagnostics and provide sensitive and quantitative real-time PCRs. READ MORE

  3. 3. Penicillin-Nonsusceptible Streptococcus pneumoniae in Malmö, Sweden. Aspects of Epidemiology, Microbiology and Genetics

    University dissertation from Intellecta docusys

    Author : Percy Nilsson Wimar; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Medicine human and vertebrates ; Day-care centers; Streptococcus pneumoniae; Penicillin-nonsusceptible; Medicin människa och djur ;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Pneumokocker är den vanligaste bakteriella orsaken till öron- och lunginflammation, men kan också orsaka allvarliga och livshotande infektioner som hjärnhinneinflammation hos både barn och vuxna. I Sverige är allvarlig pneumokocksjukdom bland äldre fortfarande den vanligaste dödliga infektionssjukdomen med en mortalitet kring 10 %. READ MORE

  4. 4. Studies on surface proteins of Gram-positive bacteria

    University dissertation from Center for Molecular Biomedicine, Lund University

    Author : Robert Janulczyk; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2001]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; ABC transport; complement; surface protein; Gram-positive; Streptococcus pyogenes; Streptococcus pneumoniae; Klinisk biologi; Clinical biology;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Grupp A streptokocker är bakterier som orsakar halsfluss, svinkoppor och rosfeber. Även allvarligare sjukdomstillstånd kan följa, t ex toxiskt schocksyndrom och nekrotiserande fasciit, som ibland har dödlig utgång. READ MORE

  5. 5. Encapsulated bacteria. Clinical, epidemiological and serological studies

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Stefan Berg; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2000]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Haemophilus influenzae; Streptococcus pneumoniae; Neisseria meningitidis; Streptococcus agalactiae; GBS; meningitis; epidemiology; antibodies; sequelae; serotype;

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