Publications by authors named "Christoph A Fux"

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Management of hepatitis C in opioid agonist therapy patients of the Swiss canton Aargau within and outside the cohort study.

Swiss Med Wkly 2020 Jul 6;150:w20317. Epub 2020 Aug 6.

Department of Infectious Diseases and Hospital Hygiene, Cantonal Hospital Aarau, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4414/smw.2020.20317DOI Listing
July 2020

Safety and immunogenicity of a primary yellow fever vaccination under low-dose methotrexate therapy-a prospective multi-centre pilot study1.

J Travel Med 2020 Sep;27(6)

Department of Public Health and Global Health/Division of Infectious Diseases, Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Hirschengraben 84, 8001 Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jtm/taaa126DOI Listing
September 2020

Management of neurosurgical implant-associated infections.

Swiss Med Wkly 2020 04 24;150:w20208. Epub 2020 Apr 24.

Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, corporate member of Freie Universität Berlin, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, and Berlin Institute of Health, Centre for Musculoskeletal Surgery, Berlin, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4414/smw.2020.20208DOI Listing
April 2020

The Shapiro-Procalcitonin algorithm (SPA) as a decision tool for blood culture sampling: validation in a prospective cohort study.

Infection 2020 Aug 14;48(4):523-533. Epub 2020 Apr 14.

Department of Infectious Diseases and Hospital Hygiene, Kantonsspital Aarau, Aarau, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s15010-020-01423-6DOI Listing
August 2020

Validation of a Prediction Rule for Pneumonia in Emergency Department Patients.

Open Forum Infect Dis 2019 Jul 4;6(7):ofz268. Epub 2019 Jun 4.

Department of General Internal and Emergency Medicine, University Department of Medicine, Kantonsspital Aarau, Aarau, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofz268DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6602791PMC
July 2019

A high C-reactive protein/procalcitonin ratio predicts Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection.

Clin Chem Lab Med 2019 Sep;57(10):1638-1646

Department of Infectious Diseases and Hospital Hygiene, Medical University Clinic of the University of Basel, University Department of Medicine, Kantonsspital Aarau, Tellstr. 25, 5001 Aarau, Switzerland, Phone: +41 62 838 68 18, Fax: +41 62 838 69 46.

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http://www.degruyter.com/view/j/cclm.ahead-of-print/cclm-201
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/cclm-2019-0194DOI Listing
September 2019

Associations of Hospital Length of Stay with Surgical Site Infections.

World J Surg 2018 12;42(12):3888-3896

Department of Surgery, University of Basel and University Hospital Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, 4031, Basel, Switzerland.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00268-018-4733-4
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00268-018-4733-4DOI Listing
December 2018

Associations Between Antiretroviral Treatment and Avascular Bone Necrosis: The Swiss HIV Cohort Study.

Open Forum Infect Dis 2017 22;4(4):ofx177. Epub 2017 Aug 22.

Division of Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology, University of Zurich, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofx177DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5632527PMC
August 2017

Predictors of estimated glomerular filtration rate progression, stabilization or improvement after chronic renal impairment in HIV-positive individuals.

AIDS 2017 06;31(9):1261-1270

aRigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, CHIP, Department of Infectious Diseases, Copenhagen, Denmark bResearch Department of Infection and Population Health, UCL, London, United Kingdom cAcademic Medical Center, Division of Infectious Diseases and Department of Global Health, University of Amsterdam dHIV Monitoring Foundation, Amsterdam, The Netherlands eDivision of Nephrology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA fDepartment of Nephrology, Public Health Department, CHU Nice, Nice gUniversité Bordeaux, INSERM U 897, CHU de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France hClinic for Infectious Diseases and Hospital Hygiene, Kantonsspital Aarau, Aarau, Switzerland iThe Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0000000000001464DOI Listing
June 2017

Management of infections associated with neurosurgical implanted devices.

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2017 03 13;15(3):241-255. Epub 2016 Dec 13.

c Center for Musculoskeletal Surgery , Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin , Berlin , Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14787210.2017.1267563DOI Listing
March 2017

Life expectancy in HIV-positive persons in Switzerland: matched comparison with general population.

AIDS 2017 01;31(3):427-436

aInstitute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM) bDepartment of Geriatrics, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital, University of Bern cDivision of Infectious Diseases, University of Geneva, Geneva dDivision of Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology, University Hospital of Zurich eInstitute of Medical Virology, University of Zurich, Zurich fDivision of Infectious Diseases, Regional Hospital Lugano, Lugano gDepartment of Infectious Diseases, Bern University Hospital, and University of Bern hDivision of Infectious Diseases, Cantonal Hospital Aarau, Aarau iDivision of Infectious Diseases & Hospital Epidemiology, University of Basel, Basel jDivision of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University Hospital of Lausanne, University of Lausanne, Lausanne kDivision of Infectious Diseases, Cantonal Hospital of St. Gallen, St. Gallen, Switzerland lCentre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research (CIDER), University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0000000000001335DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5302412PMC
January 2017

Can We Reduce Negative Blood Cultures With Clinical Scores and Blood Markers? Results From an Observational Cohort Study.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2015 Dec;94(49):e2264

From the University Department of Internal Medicine, Medical Faculty of the University of Basel, Kantonsspital Aarau, Switzerland (SL, NK, DS, ACR, AK, SF, LF, BM, PS); Asclepius Medical Communications LLC, Ridgewood, NJ, USA (PK); University Clinic of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital Bern (SH); Institute of Psychology, University of Bern (LF); Department of Laboratory Medicine, Kantonsspital (AH); and Clinic of Infectious Diseases, Kantonsspital Aarau, Switzerland (CAF).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000002264DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5008518PMC
December 2015

Cryptococcal Meningoencephalitis in a Patient With Multiple Sclerosis Treated With Fingolimod.

JAMA Neurol 2015 Oct;72(10):1203-5

Department of Neurology, Cantonal Hospital of Aarau, Aarau, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaneurol.2015.1746DOI Listing
October 2015

Association of alcohol consumption and HIV surrogate markers in participants of the swiss HIV cohort study.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2013 Dec;64(5):472-8

*Division of Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology, Cantonal Hospital Aarau, Aarau, Switzerland; †Basel Institute for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland; ‡Clinic for Infectious Diseases, University Hospital Berne, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland; §Division of Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology, University Hospital Lausanne, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland; ‖Division of Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology, University Hospital Geneva, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland; ¶Division of Infectious Diseases, Regional Hospital Lugano, Lugano, Switzerland; #Division of Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology, Cantonal Hospital St. Gallen, St. Gallen, Switzerland; **Division of Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology, University Hospital Zürich, University of Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland; and ††Division of Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology, University Hospital Basel, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0b013e3182a61ea9DOI Listing
December 2013

Marked increase of the astrocytic marker S100B in the cerebrospinal fluid of HIV-infected patients on LPV/r-monotherapy.

AIDS 2013 Jan;27(2):203-10

Unit of Neuroimmunology, Division of Neurology and Division of Immunology, Department of Clinical Neurosciences and Department of Medicine, University Hospital of Lausanne, University of Lausanne, Lausanne 1011, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0b013e32835a9a4aDOI Listing
January 2013

Low bone mineral density, renal dysfunction, and fracture risk in HIV infection: a cross-sectional study.

J Infect Dis 2009 Dec;200(11):1746-54

HIV, Immunology and Infectious Diseases Unit, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/644785DOI Listing
December 2009

Virological and immunological responses to efavirenz or boosted lopinavir as first-line therapy for patients with HIV.

Antivir Ther 2009 ;14(6):771-9

Basel Institute for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3851/IMP1291DOI Listing
December 2009

Discontinuation of enfuvirtide in heavily pretreated HIV-infected individuals.

HIV Clin Trials 2009 Jul-Aug;10(4):207-14

Division of Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland.

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http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1310/hct1004-207
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October 2009

Holiday souvenirs from the Mediterranean: three instructive cases of visceral leishmaniasis.

Scand J Infect Dis 2009 ;41(10):777-81

Division of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital and University of Bern, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00365540903104127DOI Listing
March 2010

Incidence and outcome of progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy over 20 years of the Swiss HIV Cohort Study.

Clin Infect Dis 2009 May;48(10):1459-66

Division of Infectious Diseases & Hospital Epidemiology, University Hospital, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/598335DOI Listing
May 2009

Refining abacavir hypersensitivity diagnoses using a structured clinical assessment and genetic testing in the Swiss HIV Cohort Study.

Antivir Ther 2008 ;13(8):1019-28

Department of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital Inselspital and University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland.

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April 2009

Effect of tenofovir on renal glomerular and tubular function.

AIDS 2007 Jul;21(11):1483-5

Division of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital, Berne, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0b013e328216f15bDOI Listing
July 2007

Mansonella perstans causing symptomatic hypereosinophilia in a missionary family.

Travel Med Infect Dis 2006 Sep 25;4(5):275-80. Epub 2005 Oct 25.

Institute for Infectious Diseases, University of Bern, Friedbühlstrasse 51, CH-3010 Bern, Switzerland.

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http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S147789390500079
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tmaid.2005.07.001DOI Listing
September 2006

Reversible encephalopathy complicating post-streptococcal glomerulonephritis.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2006 Jan;25(1):85-7

Institute of Infectious Diseases, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.inf.0000195614.66987.2fDOI Listing
January 2006

Prevention of staphylococcal biofilm-associated infections by the quorum sensing inhibitor RIP.

Clin Orthop Relat Res 2005 Aug(437):48-54

Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Biomedical Sciences, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA. naomi.balaban@tufts,edu

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.blo.0000175889.82865.67DOI Listing
August 2005

Dynamics of hemodialysis catheter colonization by coagulase-negative staphylococci.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2005 Jun;26(6):567-74

Institute for Infectious Diseases, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland.

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https://www.cambridge.org/core/product/identifier/S0899823X0
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/502586DOI Listing
June 2005

Bacterial biofilms: a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge.

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2003 Dec;1(4):667-83

Center for Biofilm Engineering, Montana State University, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1586/14787210.1.4.667DOI Listing
December 2003