( SEVAMED 2002)

(Diagnosis, Diagnostics, Immunodiagnosis, Immunodiagnostics, Pathogenesis,  Vaccines & Drugs)

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3443.      Abul H.  Abul A. Khan I.  Mathew TC.  Ayed A. Al-Athary E. Levels of IL-8 and myeloperoxidase in the lungs of pneumonia patients. Molecular & Cellular Biochemistry.  217(1-2):107-12, 2001 Jan.

3444.      Akbas E.  Yu VL. Legionnaires' disease and pneumonia. Beware the temptation to underestimate this "exotic" cause of infection. [Review] [6 refs] Postgraduate Medicine.  109(5):135-8, 141-2, 147, 2001 May.

3445.      Azadniv M.  Torres A. Boscia J.  Speers DM. Frasier LM. Utell MJ.  Frampton MW. Neutrophils in lung inflammation: Which reactive oxygen species are being measured?. Inhalation Toxicology. 13(6):485-95, 2001 Jun.

3446.      Bain KT.  Wittbrodt ET. Linezolid for the treatment of resistant gram-positive cocci. [Review] [64 refs] Annals of Pharmacotherapy.  35(5):566-75, 2001 May.

3447.      Baine WB.  Yu W. Summe JP.  Epidemiologic trends in the hospitalization of elderly Medicare patients for pneumonia, 1991-1998. American Journal of Public Health. 91(7):1121-3, 2001 Jul.

3448.      Bakhtawar I.  Schaefer RF.  Salian N. Utility of Wang needle aspiration in the diagnosis of actinomycosis.  Chest.  119(6):1966-8, 2001 Jun.

3449.      Barbato A.  Panizzolo C.  D'Amore ES.  La Rosa M.  Saetta M. Bronchiolitis obliterans organizing pneumonia (BOOP) in a child with mild-to-moderate asthma: evidence of mast cell and eosinophil recruitment in lung specimens. Pediatric Pulmonology.  31(5):394-7, 2001 May.

3450.      Benito N.  Rano A. Moreno A.  Gonzalez J.  Luna M. Agusti C.  Danes C.  Pumarola T. Miro JM.  Torres A.  Gatell JM. Pulmonary infiltrates in HIV-infected patients in the highly active antiretroviral therapy era in Spain. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes.  27(1):35-43, 2001 May 1.

3451.      Bitnun A.  Ford-Jones EL.  Petric M.  MacGregor D.  Heurter H.  Nelson S.  Johnson G.  Richardson S.  Acute childhood encephalitis and Mycoplasma pneumoniae. Clinical Infectious Diseases.  32(12):1674-84, 2001 Jun 15.

3452.      Dahlstrom JE.  Langdale-Smith GM.  James DT.  Fine needle aspiration cytology of pulmonary lesions: a reliable diagnostic test.  Pathology. 33(1):13-6, 2001 Feb.

3453.      Egerer G.  Witzens M. Spaeth A.  Breitbart A.  Moller P. Goldschmidt H. Ho AD. Successful treatment of bronchiolitis obliterans organizing pneumonia with low-dose methotrexate in a patient with Hodgkin's disease. Oncology.  61(1):23-7, 2001.

3454.      Esposito S.  Blasi F. Bellini F.  Allegra L. Principi N. Mowgli Study Group. Mycoplasma pneumoniae and Chlamydia pneumoniae infections in children with pneumonia. Mowgli Study Group. European Respiratory Journal.  17(2):241-5, 2001 Feb.

3455.      Esposito S.  Principi N. Asthma in children: are chlamydia or mycoplasma involved?. [Review] [77 refs] Paediatric Drugs.  3(3):159-68, 2001.

3456.      Graham SM.  Coulter JB. Gilks CF. Pulmonary disease in HIV-infected African children. [Review] [93 refs] International Journal of Tuberculosis & Lung Disease. 5(1):12-23, 2001 Jan.

3457.      Heller I.  Biner S. Isakov A.  Kornitzky Y.  Shapira I. Marmor S.  Topilsky M.  TB or not TB: cavitary bronchiolitis obliterans organizing pneumonia mimicking pulmonary tuberculosis.  Chest. 120(2):674-8, 2001 Aug.

3458.      Kuschner WG.  Sarinas PS. Chitkara R. Foreign body aspiration diagnosed by microscopy. [Review] [16 refs] American Journal of the Medical Sciences.  322(1):44-7, 2001 Jul.

3459.      Lim TK. Management of parapneumonic pleural effusion. [Review] [30 refs]  Current Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine.  7(4):193-7, 2001 Jul.

3460.      Lindenburg CE.  Langendam MW.  Benthem BH.  Miedema F.  Coutinho RA. No evidence that vaccination with a polysaccharide pneumococcal vaccine protects drug users against all-cause pneumonia.  AIDS.  15(10):1315-7, 2001 Jul 6.

3461.      Maschmeyer G. Pneumonia in febrile neutropenic patients: radiologic diagnosis. [Review] [40 refs]  Current Opinion in Oncology.  13(4):229-35, 2001 Jul.

3462.      Navin TR.  Beard CB. Huang L.  del Rio C.  Lee S. Pieniazek NJ.  Carter JL.  Le T. Hightower A.  Rimland D. Effect of mutations in Pneumocystis carinii dihydropteroate synthase gene on outcome of P carinii pneumonia in patients with HIV-1: a prospective study. Lancet. 358(9281):545-9, 2001 Aug 18.

3463.      Niederman MS.  Mandell LA. Anzueto A.  Bass JB. Broughton WA.  Campbell GD.  Dean N. File T. Fine MJ.  Gross PA.  Martinez F. Marrie TJ.  Plouffe JF. Ramirez J. Sarosi GA.  Torres A.  Wilson R. Yu VL.  American Thoracic Society.  Guidelines for the management of adults with community-acquired pneumonia. Diagnosis, assessment of severity, antimicrobial therapy, and prevention. American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine.  163(7):1730-54, 2001 Jun.

3464.      Oh M.  Kim N. Huh M.  Choi C.  Lee E. Kim I.  Choe K. Scrub typhus pneumonitis acquired through the respiratory tract in a laboratory worker. Infection.  29(1):54-6, 2001 Jan-Feb.

3465.      Orgus T.  Altinmakus S.  Bilgen F. Eccentric mitral regurgitation can imitate a diagnosis of pneumonia. International Journal of Cardiology.  77(2-3):307-9, 2001 Feb.

3466.      Poulsen A.  Demeny AK. Bang Plum C.  Gjerum Nielsen K.  Schmiegelow K. Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia during maintenance treatment of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Medical & Pediatric Oncology. 37(1):20-3, 2001 Jul.

3467.      Ryu JH.  Colby TV. Hartman TE.  Vassallo R. Smoking-related interstitial lung diseases: a concise review. [Review] [98 refs] European Respiratory Journal. 17(1):122-32, 2001 Jan.

3468.      Schultz TR.  Lin RJ. Watzman HM.  Durning SM. Hales R. Woodson A.  Francis B.   Tyler L. Napoli L.  Godinez RI. Weaning children from mechanical ventilation: a prospective randomized trial of protocol-directed versus physician-directed weaning. Respiratory Care. 46(8):772-82, 2001 Aug.

3469.      Shann F. Uses of error: the wrong research costs lives. Lancet. 357(9269):1691, 2001 May 26.

3470.      Skerrett SJ.  Park DR. Anti-inflammatory treatment of acute and chronic pneumonia. Seminars in Respiratory Infections.  16(1):76-84, 2001 Mar.

3471.      Sleijfer S. Bleomycin-induced pneumonitis. [Review] [96 refs] Chest.  120(2):617-24, 2001 Aug.

3472.      Smego RA Jr.  Nagar S. Maloba B.  Popara M. A meta-analysis of salvage therapy for Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia. Archives of Internal Medicine.  161(12):1529-33, 2001 Jun 25.

3473.      Woske HJ.  Roding T. Schulz I.  Lode H. Ventilator-associated pneumonia in a surgical intensive care unit: epidemiology, etiology and comparison of three bronchoscopic methods for microbiological specimen sampling. Critical Care (London).  5(3):167-73, 2001.

3474.      Yamamoto T.  Tanida T. Ueta E.  Kimura T.  Doi S. Osaki T.  Pulmonary infiltration with eosinophilia (PIE) syndrome induced by antibiotics, PIPC and TFLX during cancer treatment.  Oral Oncology.  37(5):471-5, 2001 Jul.

3475.      Zander DS.  Baz MA. Visner GA.  Staples ED.  Donnelly WH.  Faro A.  Scornik JC. Analysis of early deaths after isolated lung transplantation.  Chest. 120(1):225-32, 2001 Jul.

3476.      Zimmerman RK. Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine for young children. [see comments]. [Review] [17 refs] American Family Physician. 63(10):1991-8, 2001 May 15.

3477.      Zinkernagel AS.  Schaffner A.  Himmelman A. Photo quiz. Round pneumonia due to Streptococcus pneumoniae. Clinical Infectious Diseases.  32(8):1188, 1233-4, 2001 Apr 15.


Apr 02

4217.      AG, Colby TV, Wells AU. Nonspecific interstitial pneumonia and usual interstitial pneumonia: comparative appearances at and diagnostic accuracy of thin-section CT. Radiology 2001 Dec;221(3):600-5

4218.      Ambrose HE, Ponce CA, Wakefield AE, Miller RF, Vargas SL. Distribution of Pneumocystis carinii f. sp. hominis types in the lung of a child dying of Pneumocystis pneumonia. Clin Infect Dis  2001 Nov 1;33(9):e100-2

4219.      Ambrose PG, Grasela DM, Grasela TH, Passarell J, Mayer HB, Pierce PF. Pharmacodynamics of fluoroquinolones against Streptococcus pneumoniae in patients with community-acquired respiratory tract infections. Antimicrob Agents Chemother  2001 Oct;45(10):2793-7

4220.      Arozullah AM, Khuri SF, Henderson WG, Daley J; Development and validation of a multifactorial risk index for predicting postoperative pneumonia after major noncardiac surgery. Ann Intern Med  2001 Nov 20;135(10):847-57

4221.      Astorga A, McCleskey FK, Huff WB, Niemeyer D, Lohman KL. Sensitive and specific method for rapid identification of Streptococcus pneumoniae using real-time fluorescence PCR. J Clin Microbiol  2001 Oct;39(10):3446-51

4222.      Bauer T, Ewig S, Marcos MA, Schultze-Werninghaus G, Torres A. Streptococcus pneumoniae in community-acquired pneumonia. How important is drug resistance?Med Clin North Am  2001 Nov;85(6):1367-79

4223.      Beck JM, Rosen MJ, Peavy HH. Pulmonary complications of HIV infection. Report of the Fourth NHLBI Workshop. Am J Respir Crit Care Med  2001 Dec 1;164(11):2120-6

4224.      Begemann M, Policar M. Pneumococcal vaccine failure in an HIV-infected patient with fatal pneumococcal sepsis and HCV-related cirrhosis. Mt Sinai J Med  2001 Nov;68(6):396-9

4225.      Bhansali A, Suresh V, Chaudhry D, Vaiphei K, Dash RJ, Kotwal N. Diabetes and rapidly advancing pneumonia. Postgrad Med J 2001 Nov;77(913):734-5, 740-1

4226.      Boe DM, Nelson S, Zhang P, Bagby GJ. Acute ethanol intoxication suppresses lung chemokine production following infection with Streptococcus pneumoniae. J Infect Dis 2001 Nov 1;184(9):1134-42

4227.      Bond D, Vyas H. Viral pneumonia and hemoptysis. Crit Care Med  2001 Oct;29(10):2040-1

4228.      Campbell LA, Roberts S, Inoue S, Kong L, Kuo Cc CC. Evaluation of Chlamydia pneumoniae 43- and 53-kilodalton recombinant proteins for serodiagnosis by Western Blot. : Clin Diagn Lab Immunol  2001 Nov;8(6):1231-3

4229.      Chen MZ, Hsueh PR, Lee LN, Yu CJ, Yang PC, Luh KT. Severe community-acquired pneumonia due to Acinetobacter baumannii. Chest  2001 Oct;120(4):1072-7

4230.      Clarkson AB Jr, Turkel-Parrella D, Williams JH, Chen LC, Gordon T, Merali S. Action of deferoxamine against  Pneumocystis carinii. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2001 Dec;45(12):3560-5

4231.      Cross JT Jr, Campbell GD Jr. Therapy of nosocomial pneumonia. Med Clin North Am 2001 Nov;85(6):1583-94

4232.      Cunha BA. Oral or intravenous-to-oral antibiotic switch therapy for treating patients with community-acquired pneumonia. Am J Med. 2001 Oct 1;111(5):367-74.

4233.      Cunha BA. Pneumonia in the  elderly. Clin Microbiol Infect  2001 Nov;7(11):581-8

4234.      de la Fuente J, Nodar A, Sopena B, Martinez CA, Fernandez A. Rheumatic  pneumonia. Ann Rheum Dis  2001 Oct;60(10):990-1

4235.      Dominguez J, Gali N, Blanco S, Pedroso P, Prat C, Matas L, Ausina V. Urinary antigen test for pneumococcal pneumonia. Chest  2001 Nov;120(5):1748-50

4236.      Falade AG, Adegbola RA, Mulholland EK, Greenwood BM. Respiratory rate as a predictor of positive lung aspirates in young Gambian children with lobar pneumonia. Ann Trop Paediatr  2001 Dec;21(4):293-7

4237.      Fireman E. Induced sputum: opening a new window to the lung. Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis  2001 Oct;18(3):263-71

4238.      Fischer S, Gill VJ, Kovacs J, Miele P, Keary J, Silcott V, Huang S, Borio L, Stock F, Fahle G, Brown D, Hahn B, Townley E, Lucey D, Masur H. The use of oral washes to diagnose Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia: a blinded prospective study using a polymerase chain reaction-based detection system. J Infect Dis  2001 Dec 1;184(11):1485-8

4239.      Fishman JA. Prevention of infection caused by Pneumocystis carinii in transplant recipients. Clin Infect Dis  2001 Oct 15;33(8):1397-405

4240.      Fleming CA, Balaguera HU, Craven DE. Risk factors for nosocomial pneumonia. Focus on prophylaxis. Med Clin North Am  2001 Nov;85(6):1545-63

4241.      Formica N, Yates M, Beers M, Carnie J, Hogg G, Ryan N, Tallis G. The impact of diagnosis by legionella urinary antigen test on the epidemiology and outcomes of Legionnaires' disease. Epidemiol Infect 2001 Oct;127(2):275-80

4242.      Franzin L, Scolfaro C, Cabodi D, Valera M, Tovo PA. Legionella pneumophila pneumonia in a newborn after water birth: a new mode of transmission. Clin Infect Dis  2001 Nov 1;33(9):e103-4

4243.      Glazer CS, Cohen LB, Schwarz MI. Acute eosinophilic pneumonia in AIDS. Chest  2001 Nov;120(5):1732-5

4244.      Glezen WP. Maternal   vaccines. Prim Care  2001 Dec;28(4):791-806, vi-vii


4246.      Golledge CL, Riley TV. The efficacy of an antibiotic protocol for community-acquired  pneumonia. Med J Aust  2001 Oct 15;175(8):445-6; discussion 446-7

4247.      Gotfried MH. Epidemiology of clinically diagnosed community-acquired pneumonia in the primary care setting: results from the 1999-2000 respiratory surveillance program. Am J Med  2001 Dec 17;111 Suppl 9A:25S-29S; discussion 36S-38S

4248.      Gray GC, Witucki PJ, Gould MT, Bell SJ, Hiliopoulos KM, McKeehan JA, Fuller JM,Barrozo CP, Hudspeth MK, Smith TC, Ledbetter EK, Wallace MR. Randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial of oral azithromycin prophylaxis against respiratory infections in a high-risk, young adult population. Clin Infect Dis  2001 Oct 1;33(7):983-9

4249.      Gross PA. Vaccines for pneumonia and new antiviral therapies. Med Clin North Am 2001 Nov;85(6):1531-44

4250.      Gupta SK, Imperiale TF, Sarosi GA. Evaluation of the Winthrop-University Hospital criteria to identify Legionella pneumonia. Chest  2001 Oct;120(4):1064-71

4251.      Gupta SK, Sarosi GA. The role of atypical pathogens in community-acquired  pneumonia. Med Clin North Am  2001 Nov;85(6):1349-65, vii

4252.      Guthrie R. Community-acquired lower respiratory tract infections: etiology and treatment. Chest  2001 Dec;120(6):2021-34

4253.      Ito I, Ishida T, Osawa M, Arita M, Hashimoto T, Hongo T, Mishima M. Culturally verified Mycoplasma pneumoniae pneumonia in Japan: a long-term observation from 1979-99. Epidemiol Infect  2001 Oct;127(2):365-7

4254.      Knaus WA, Scheld WM. Antibiotics for severe chronic obstructive  pulmonary disease. Lancet  2001 Dec 15;358(9298):2013

4255.      Kovacs JA, Gill VJ, Meshnick S, Masur H. New insights into transmission, diagnosis, and drug treatment of Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia. JAMA  2001 Nov 21;286(19):2450-60

4256.      Kutty G, Ma L, Kovacs JA. Characterization of the expression site of the major surface glycoprotein of human-derived Pneumocystis carinii. Mol Microbiol  2001 Oct;42(1):183-93

4257.      Lynch DA. Nonspecific interstitial pneumonia: evolving concepts. Radiology  2001 Dec;221(3):583-4

4258.      Memish ZA, Oni GA, Djazmati W, Cunningham G, Mah MW. A randomized clinical trial to compare the effects of a heat and moisture exchanger with a heated humidifying system on the occurrence rate of ventilator-associated pneumonia. Am J Infect Control  2001 Oct;29(5):301-5

4259.      Meyer KC. The role of immunity in susceptibility to respiratory infection in the aging lung. Respir Physiol  2001 Oct;128(1):23-31

4260.      Muehlstedt SG, Richardson CJ, West MA, Lyte M, Rodriguez JL. Cytokines and the pathogenesis of nosocomial  pneumonia. Surgery  2001 Oct;130(4):602-9; discussion 609-11

4261.      Nascimento-Carvalho C M C: Physical signs in children with pneumonia. Indian Pediat 2001, 38(3), 307-8.(013231). July 1,  2001.

4262.      Niederman MS. Guidelines for the management of community-acquired pneumonia. Current recommendations and antibiotic selection issues. Med Clin North Am  2001 Nov;85(6):1493-509

4263.      Oz HS, Hughes WT, Varilek G. Provocative effects of the immunosuppressants rapamycin, tacrolimus, and dexamethasone on pneumonitis in contrast to the anti- pneumonitis effects of mycophenolate mofetil. Transplantation  2001 Oct 27;72(8):1464-5

4264.      Padovan CS, Pfister HW, Bense S, Fingerle V, Abele-Horn M. Detection of Mycoplasma pneumoniae DNA in cerebrospinal fluid of a patient with M. pneumoniae infection-"associated" stroke. Clin Infect Dis  2001 Nov 15;33(10):E119-21

4265.      Pal S, Theodor I, Peterson EM, de la Maza LM. Immunization with the Chlamydia trachomatis mouse pneumonitis major outer membrane protein can elicit a protective immune response against a genital challenge. Infect Immun  2001 Oct;69(10):6240-7

4266.      Penington GR. Neurological effects of Mycoplasma pneumoniae  infection. Med J Aust 2001 Oct 1;175(7):389-90

4267.      Philpot CR. The efficacy of an antibiotic protocol for community-acquired pneumonia. Med J Aust  2001 Oct 15;175(8):446-7

4268.      Pierce AB, Hoy JF. Is the recommendation for pneumococcal vaccination of HIV patients evidence based? J Clin Virol  2001 Oct;22(3):255-61

4269.      Reddy JC, Katz PP, Goldman L, Wachter RM. A pneumonia practice guideline and a hospitalistt-based reorganization lead t equivalent efficiency gains. Am J Manag Care  2001 Dec;7(12):1142-8

4270.      Rome L, Murali G, Lippmann M. Nonresolving pneumonia and mimics  of pneumonia. Med Clin North Am  2001 Nov;85(6):1511-30, xi

4271.      Russell G. Community acquired pneumonia.Arch Dis Child 2001 Dec;85(6):445-6

4272.      Sarracco T, Cooper EC, Dratter V, Smith JJ, Frost KR; Trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole (TMP-SMZ) dose escalation versus direct rechallenge for Pneumocystis Carinii pneumonia prophylaxis in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients with previous adverse reaction to TMP-SMZ. J Infect Dis  2001 Oct 15;184(8):992-7

4273.      Skiest DJ, Kaplan P, Machala T, Boney L, Luby J. Clinical manifestations of influenza in HIV-infected  individuals. Int J STD AIDS  2001 Oct;12(10):646-50

4274.      Stock F, Fahle G, Brown D, Hahn B, Townley E, Lucey D, Masur H. The use of oral washes to diagnose Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia: a blinded prospective study using a polymerase chain reaction-based detection system. J Infect Dis  2001 Dec 1;184(11):1485-8

4275.      Usha Rani N, Reddy V V R, Prem Kumar A, Vijay Kumar K V V, Ravindra Babu G, Babu Ram D: Clinical profile of Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in HIV infected persons. Indian J Tuberc 2000, 47(2), 93-6.(013318) July 1, 2001.

4276.      Wang GS, Yang KY, Perng RP. Life-threatening hypersensitivity pneumonitis induced by docetaxel (taxotere). Br J Cancer  2001 Nov 2;85(9):1247-50

4277.      Waterer GW, Wunderink RG. Controversies in the diagnosis of ventilator-acquired  pneumonia. Med Clin North Am  2001 Nov;85(6):1565-81

4278.      Welsh DA, Mason CM. Host defense in respiratory infections. Med Clin North Am  2001 Nov;85(6):1329-47

4279.      Wunderink RG, Waterer GW. Severe community-acquired pneumonia: the need to customize empiric therapy. Chest  2001 Oct;120(4):1053-5

4280.      Yang PS, Lee KS, Han J, Kim EA, Kim TS, Choo IW. Focal organizing pneumonia: CT and pathologic findings. J Korean Med Sci 2001 Oct;16(5):573-8

4281.      Zisman DA, McCune WJ, Tino G, Lynch JP 3rd. Drug-induced pneumonitis: the role of methotrexate. Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis  2001 Oct;18(3):243-52

July 02

4823.      Abraham WM. Tryptase: potential role in airway inflammation and remodeling. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2002 Feb;282(2):L193-6. Review. 

4824.         Anuntaseree W, Patrapinyokul S, Suntornlohanakul S, Thongsuksai P.  Congenital bronchoesophageal fistula and tracheoesophageal fistula with esophageal atresia. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2002 Feb;33(2):162-4.

4825.         Arno PS, Gourevitch MN, Drucker E, Fang J, Goldberg C, Memmott M, Bonuck K, Deb N, Schoenbaum E.  Analysis of a population-based Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia index as an outcome measure of access and quality of care for the treatment of HIV disease. Am J Public Health. 2002 Mar;92(3):395-8.

4826.         Bader TR, Semelka RC, Pedro MS, Armao DM, Brown MA, Molina PL. Magnetic resonance imaging of pulmonary parenchymal disease using a modified breath-hold 3D gradient-echo technique: initial observations. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2002 Jan;15(1):31-8.

4827.         Ball P, Baquero F, Cars O, File T, Garau J, Klugman K, Low DE, Rubinstein E, Wise R. Antibiotic therapy of community respiratory tract infections: strategies for optimal outcomes and minimized resistance emergence. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2002 Jan;49(1):31-40. Review.

4828.         Baughman RP, Henderson RF, Whitsett J, Gunther KL, Keeton DA, Waide JJ, Zaccardelli DS, Pattishall EN, Rashkin MC.  Surfactant replacement for ventilator-associated pneumonia: a preliminary report. Respiration. 2002;69(1):57-62.

4829.         Booton R, Jacob BK.  Images in clinical medicine. Bronchoalveolar-cell carcinoma. N Engl J Med. 2002 Jan 10;346(2):107.

4830.         Brock-Utne JG. Is cricoid pressure necessary? Paediatr Anaesth. 2002 Jan;12(1):1-4.

4831.         Byington CL, Spencer LY, Johnson TA, Pavia AT, Allen D, Mason EO, Kaplan S, Carroll KC, Daly JA, Christenson JC, Samore MH.  An epidemiological investigation of a sustained high rate of pediatric parapneumonic empyema: risk factors and microbiological associations. Clin Infect Dis. 2002 Feb 15;34(4):434-40.

4832.         Cortes G, Alvarez D, Saus C, Alberti S.  Role of lung epithelial cells in defense against Klebsiella pneumoniae pneumonia. Infect Immun. 2002 Mar;70(3):1075-80.

4833.         Della Volpe A, Ferreri AJ, Annaloro C, Mangili P, Rosso A, Calandrino R, Villa E, Lambertenghi Deliliers G, Fiorino C.  Lethal pulmonary complications significantly correlate with individually assessed mean lung dose in patients with hematologic malignancies treated with total body irradiation. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2002 Feb 1;52(2):483-8.

4834.         Duflo F, Debon R, Monneret G, Bienvenu J, Chassard D, Allaouchiche B.  Alveolar and serum procalcitonin: diagnostic and prognostic value in ventilator-associated pneumonia. Anesthesiology. 2002 Jan;96(1):74-9.

4835.         Fernando HC, Schauer PR, Rosenblatt M, Wald A, Buenaventura P, Ikramuddin S, Luketich JD. Quality of life after antireflux surgery compared with nonoperative management for severe gastroesophageal reflux disease. J Am Coll Surg. 2002 Jan;194(1):23-7.

4836.         Flanders S, Gonzales R.  Antibiotic prescribing: can we make it easier? J Gen Intern Med. 2002 Feb;17(2):160-1.

4837.         Gardner LI, Holmberg SD, Moore J, Arnsten JH, Mayer KH, Rompalo A, Schuman P, Smith DK. Use of highly active antiretroviral therapy in HIV-infected women: impact of HIV specialist care. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2002 Jan 1;29(1):69-75.

4838.         Gleason PP. The emerging role of atypical pathogens in community-acquired pneumonia. Pharmacotherapy. 2002 Jan;22(1 Pt 2):2S-11S; discussion 30S-32S.

4839.         Green SM, Krauss B.  Pulmonary aspiration risk during emergency department procedural sedation�an examination of the role of fasting and sedation depth. Acad Emerg Med. 2002 Jan;9(1):35-42. Review.

4840.         Harger JH, Ernest JM, Thurnau GR, Moawad A, Momirova V, Landon MB, Paul R, Miodovnik M, Dombrowski M, Sibai B, Van Dorsten P.  Risk factors and outcome of varicella-zoster virus pneumonia in pregnant women. J Infect Dis. 2002 Feb 15;185(4):422-7.

4841.         Ho TB, Rhodes A. Nitric oxide and prostacyclin in acute interstitial pneumonia. J R Soc Med. 2002 Jan;95(1):35-7.

4842.         Janssen NA, Schwartz J, Zanobetti A, Suh HH.  Air conditioning and source-specific particles as modifiers of the effect of PM(10) on hospital admissions for heart and lung disease. Environ Health Perspect. 2002 Jan;110(1):43-9.

4843.         Johnson JR. Prevention of antibiotic resistance in hospitals. Ann Intern Med. 2002 Jan 15;136(2):173 discussion 173.

4844.         Kanungo R; Dorothy D; Rajalakshmi B; Kumar A; Badrinath S. Emerging antibiotic resistant Pneumococci in invasive infection in South India: need for monitoring. Indian Journal of Pharmacology 2002 Feb; 34(1): 38-43

4845.         Kaplan SL, Mason EO Jr, Wald E, Tan TQ, Schutze GE, Bradley JS, Givner LB, Kim KS, Yogev R, Barson WJ.  Six year multicenter surveillance of invasive pneumococcal infections in children. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2002 Feb;21(2):141-7.

4846.         Keeley D. Guidelines for managing community acquired pneumonia in adults. BMJ. 2002 Feb 23;324(7335):436-7.

4847.         Kontoyiannis DP, Reddy BT, Torres HA, Luna M, Lewis RE, Tarrand J, Bodey GP, Raad II. Pulmonary candidiasis in patients with cancer: an autopsy study. Clin Infect Dis. 2002 Feb 1;34(3):400-3.

4848.         Loubieres Y, Grenet D, Simon-Bouy B, Medioni J, Landais P, Ferec C, Stern M. Association between genetically determined pancreatic status and lung disease in adult cystic fibrosis patients. Chest. 2002 Jan;121(1):73-80.

4849.         Lynch III JP, Martinez FJ.  Clinical relevance of macrolide-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae for community-acquired pneumonia. Clin Infect Dis. 2002 Mar 1;34 Suppl 1:S27-46. Review.

4850.         Makimoto A, Pearson MG, Jaffe N, Colasurdo GN.  Eosinophilic pneumonia in an infant. Med Pediatr Oncol. 2002 Jan;38(1):75-6.

4851.         McGuinness G, Naidich DP.  CT of airways disease and bronchiectasis. Radiol Clin North Am. 2002 Jan;40(1):1-19.

4852.         McIntosh K. Community-acquired pneumonia in children. N Engl J Med. 2002 Feb 7;346(6):429-37. Review.

4853.         Mizukane R, Kadota Ji J, Yamaguchi T, Kiya T, Fukushima H, Nakatomi M, Kohno S.  An elderly patient with hemophagocytic syndrome due to severe mycoplasma pneumonia with marked hypercytokinemia. Respiration. 2002;69(1):87-91.

4854.         Moellering Jr RC.  The continuing challenge of lower respiratory tract infections.  Clin Infect Dis. 2002 Mar 1;34 Suppl 1:S1-3.

4855.         Montravers P, Veber B, Auboyer C, Dupont H, Gauzit R, Korinek AM, Malledant Y, Martin C, Moine P, Pourriat JL.  Diagnostic and therapeutic management of nosocomial pneumonia in surgical patients: results of the Eole study. Crit Care Med. 2002 Feb;30(2):368-75.

4856.         Nascimento-Carvalho CM, Rocha H, Benguigui Y. Association of crackles and/or wheezing with tachypnea or chest indrawing in children with pneumonia. Indian Pediatr. 2002 Feb;39(2):205-7.

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4858.         Nicholson AG, Wells AU, Hooper J, Hansell DM, Kelleher A, Morgan C.  Successful treatment of endogenous lipoid pneumonia due to Niemann-Pick Type B disease with whole-lung lavage. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2002 Jan 1;165(1):128-31.

4859.         Perry CM, Ormrod D, Hurst M, Onrust SV.  Gatifloxacin: a review of its use in the management of bacterial infections. Drugs. 2002;62(1):169-207. Review.

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4861.         Piplani S; Handa A; Aggarwal R; Gupta BK; Mishra SC; Roy P; Gupta ID. Organophosphorous poisoning with intermediate syndrome Medical Journal Armed Forces India 2002 Jan; 58(1): 81-3

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4865.         Sethi S. Bacterial pneumonia. Managing a deadly complication of influenza in older adults with comorbid disease. Geriatrics. 2002 Mar;57(3):56-61. Review.

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4867.         Shee CD. Wheeze and Mycoplasma pneumoniae. J R Soc Med. 2002 Mar;95(3):132-3.

4868.         Shevlin JD, Summers-Bean C, Thomas D, Whitney CG, Todd D, Ray SM. A systematic approach for increasing pneumococcal vaccination rates at an inner-city public hospital. Am J Prev Med  2002 Feb;22(2):92-7

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4875.         Wallington T, Weir E.  Varicella control and vaccine coverage: issues and challenges. CMAJ. 2002 Mar 5;166(5):631-2.

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Oct 02

5601.      Arriaga AK, Orozco EH, Aguilar LD, Rook GA, Hernandez Pando R. Immunological and pathological comparative analysis between experimental latent tuberculous infection and progressive pulmonary tuberculosis. Clin Exp Immunol. 2002 May;128(2):229-37.

5602.      Bondoc AY, White DA. Granulomatous Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in patients with malignancy. Thorax. 2002 May;57(5):435-7.

5603.      Brumbaugh DE, Accurso FJ. Persistent silent aspiration in a child with Trisomy 21. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2002 Apr;14(2):231-3.

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5605.      Chastre J, Fagon JY. Ventilator-associated pneumonia. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2002 Apr 1;165(7):867-903. Review.

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5607.      Cowles RA, Lelli JL Jr, Takayasu J, Coran AG. Lung resection in infants and children with pulmonary infections refractory to medical therapy. J Pediatr Surg. 2002 Apr;37(4):643-7.

5608.      Evans NR, Gardner SV, James MF. ProSeal laryngeal mask protects against aspiration of fluid in the pharynx. Br J Anaesth. 2002 Apr;88(4):584-7.

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5610.      Gold JA, Rom WN, Harkin TJ. Significance of abnormal chest radiograph findings in patients with HIV-1 infection without respiratory symptoms. Chest. 2002 May;121(5):1472-7.

5611.      Graff GR, Stark J, Berkenbosch JW, Holcomb GW 3rd, Garola RE. Chronic lung disease after activated charcoal aspiration. Pediatrics. 2002 May;109(5):959-61.

5612.      Gurkin SA, Parikshak M, Kralovich KA, Horst HM, Agarwal V, Payne N. Indicators for tracheostomy in patients with traumatic brain injury. Am Surg. 2002 Apr;68(4):324-8; discussion 328-9.

5613.      Hansell DM. Acute interstitial pneumonia: clues from the white stuff. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2002 Jun 1;165(11):1465-6.

5614.      Hay AD, Wilson AD. The natural history of acute cough in children aged 0 to 4 years in primary care: a systematic review. Br J Gen Pract. 2002 May;52(478):401-9. Review.

5615.      Heggen J, West C, Olson E, Olson T, Teague G, Fortenberry J, Yeager AM. Diffuse alveolar hemorrhage in pediatric hematopoietic cell transplant patients. Pediatrics. 2002 May;109(5):965-71.

5616.      Heyland D, Ewig S, Torres A. Pro/con clinical debate: the use of a protected specimen brush in the diagnosis of ventilator associated pneumonia. Crit Care. 2002 Apr;6(2):117-20. Review.

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5618.      Karim A, Ahmed S, Rossoff LJ. Legionnaire's disease associated with acute encephalitis and arrhythmia. Crit Care Med. 2002 May;30(5):1028-9.

5619.      Kharabsheh S, Abendroth CS, Kozak M. Fatal pulmonary toxicity occurring within two weeks of initiation of amiodarone. Am J Cardiol. 2002 Apr 1;89(7):896-8.

5620.      Kumar N, Singh N, Locham KK, Garg R, Sarwal D. Clinical evaluation of acute respiratory distress and chest wheezing in infants. Indian Pediatr. 2002 May;39(5):478-83.

5621.      Macfarlane J. Severe pneumonia and a second antibiotic. Lancet. 2002 Apr 6;359(9313):1170-2.

5622.      Mehandru S, Smith RL, Sidhu GS, Cassai N, Aranda CP. Migratory pulmonary infiltrates in a patient with rheumatoid arthritis. Thorax. 2002 May;57(5):465-7.

5623.      Metersky ML. Community-acquired pneumonia: process of care studies. Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2002 Apr;15(2):169-74. Review.

5624.      Miyazaki E, Nureki S, Fukami T, Shigenaga T, Ando M, Ito K, Ando H, Sugisaki K, Kumamoto T, Tsuda T.   Elevated levels of thymus- and activation-regulated chemokine in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid from patients with eosinophilic pneumonia. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2002 Apr 15;165(8):1125-31.

5625.      Mokhtari M, Bach PB, Tietjen PA, Stover DE. Bronchiolitis obliterans organizing pneumonia in cancer: a case series. Respir Med. 2002 Apr;96(4):280-6. Review.

5626.      Palmieri TL, Jackson W, Greenhalgh DG. Benefits of early tracheostomy in severely burned children. Crit Care Med. 2002 Apr;30(4):922-4.

5627.      Pound MW, Drew RH, Perfect JR. Recent advances in the epidemiology, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of fungal pneumonia. Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2002 Apr;15(2):183-94. Review.

5628.      Principi N, Esposito S. Mycoplasma pneumoniae and Chlamydia pneumoniae cause lower respiratory tract disease in paediatric patients. Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2002 Jun;15(3):295-300. Review.

5629.      Seago JA. A comparison of two patient classification instruments in an acute care hospital. J Nurs Adm. 2002 May;32(5):243-9.

5630.      Sharma CP, Chaudhary D, Behera D. Pneumocystis carinii Pneumonia in a patient with active untreated systemic lupus erythematosus. India J Chest Dis all Sci. 2001; 43(3), 169-71.

5631.      Sheppard D. Killed by leukocytes that don't know when to leave. Nat Immunol. 2002 Apr;3(4):337-8.

5632.      Shope AL, Islam S, Zaher A. Pathologic quiz case: a 30-year-old man with recurrent pneumonia. Intralobar bronchopulmonary sequestration. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2002 May;126(5):623-4.

5633.      Sood BP, Sodhi KS, Khandelwal N, Suri S. Is the patient dead: CT scan diagnosis. J Emerg Med. 2002 Apr;22(3):293.

5634.      Stevens DL, Herr D, Lampiris H, Hunt JL, Batts DH, Hafkin B. Linezolid versus vancomycin for the treatment of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections. Clin Infect Dis. 2002 Jun 1;34(11):1481-90.

5635.      Trouillet JL, Vuagnat A, Combes A, Kassis N, Chastre J, Gibert C. Pseudomonas aeruginosa ventilator-associated pneumonia: comparison of episodes due to piperacillin-resistant versus piperacillin-susceptible organisms. Clin Infect Dis. 2002 Apr 15;34(8):1047-54.

5636.      Virkki R, Juven T, Rikalainen H, Svedstrom E, Mertsola J, Ruuskanen O. Differentiation of bacterial and viral pneumonia in children. Thorax. 2002 May;57(5):438-41.

5637.      Woodruff PG, Fahy JV. A role for neutrophils in asthma? Am J Med. 2002 Apr 15;112(6):498-500.


5638.      Ariffin H, Navaratnam P, Lin HP. Surveillance study of bacteraemic episodes in febrile neutropenic children. Int J Clin Pract. 2002 May;56(4):237-40.

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5641.      Cortes G, Borrell N, de Astorza B, Gomez C, Sauleda J, Alberti S. Molecular analysis of the contribution of the capsular polysaccharide and the lipopolysaccharide O side chain to the virulence of Klebsiella pneumoniae in a murine model of pneumonia. Infect Immun. 2002 May;70(5):2583-90.

5642.      Dean GL, Williams DI, Churchill DR, Fisher MJ. Transient clinical deterioration in HIV patients with Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia after starting highly active antiretroviral therapy: another case of immune restoration inflammatory syndrome. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2002 Jun 15;165(12):1670; discussion 1670.

5643.      Dooley KE, Golub J, Goes FS, Merz WG, Sterling TR. Empiric treatment of community-acquired pneumonia with fluoroquinolones, and delays in the treatment of tuberculosis. Clin Infect Dis. 2002 Jun 15;34(12):1607-12.

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5648.      King TE Jr. Nonspecific interstitial pneumonia and systemic sclerosis. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2002 Jun 15;165(12):1578-9.

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5655.      Saraiva LR. Rheumatic pneumonia. Ann Rheum Dis. 2002 May;61(5):477; discussion 477.

5656.      Zhang P, Bagby GJ, Happel KI, Summer WR, Nelson S. Pulmonary host defenses and alcohol. Front Biosci. 2002 May 1;7:d1314-30. Review.


5657.      Appelbaum PC. Resistance among Streptococcus pneumoniae: Implications for drug selection. Clin Infect Dis. 2002 Jun 15;34(12):1613-20. Review.

5658.    Bavaro MF, Catbagan AC, Tasker SA, Gray DE, Waecker NJ, Wallace MR. Drug-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in a day care population. Clin Infect Dis. 2002 Apr 15;34(8):1164.

5659.      Greenberg SB. Respiratory viral infections in adults. Curr Opin Pulm Med. 2002 May;8(3):201-8. Review.

5660.      Smits AJ, Hak E, Stalman WA, van Essen GA, Hoes AW, Verheij TJ. Clinical effectiveness of conventional influenza vaccination in asthmatic children. Epidemiol Infect. 2002 Apr;128(2):205-11.


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