Publications

Multicenter Prospective Cohort Study of Renal Failure in Patients Treated with Colistin versus Polymyxin B.
Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2016 Apr 25;60(4):2443-9. Epub 2016 Mar 25.
Infectious Diseases Service, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Brazil Department of Internal Medicine, Medical School, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Clinical features and mortality of patients on renal replacement therapy receiving polymyxin B.
Int J Antimicrob Agents 2016 Feb 11;47(2):146-50. Epub 2015 Dec 11.
Infectious Diseases Service, Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre, 2350 Ramiro Barcelos St., Porto Alegre 90.035-903, Brazil; Department of Internal Medicine, Medical School, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil. Electronic address:

Risk factors for acute kidney injury (AKI) in patients treated with polymyxin B and influence of AKI on mortality: a multicentre prospective cohort study.
J Antimicrob Chemother 2015 May 20;70(5):1552-7. Epub 2015 Jan 20.
Infectious Diseases Service, Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre, 2350 Ramiro Barcelos St., Porto Alegre 90.035-903, Brazil Department of Internal Medicine, Medical School, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto, Alegre, Brazil

Detection of bla(GES-5) in carbapenem-resistant Kluyvera intermedia isolates recovered from the hospital environment.
Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2014 4;58(1):622-3. Epub 2013 Nov 4.
Laboratório de Pesquisa em Resistência Bacteriana, Centro de Pesquisa Experimental, Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre (HCPA), Porto Alegre, Brazil.

Emergence of NDM-1-producing Enterobacteriaceae in Porto Alegre, Brazil.
Int J Infect Dis 2014 Aug 21;25:79-81. Epub 2014 May 21.
Infectious Diseases Service, Hospital de Clínicas de Porto, 2350 Ramiro Barcelos St, 90035-903, Porto Alegre, Brazil; Department of Internal Medicine, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil. Electronic address:

Detection of OXA-370, an OXA-48-related class D β-lactamase, in Enterobacter hormaechei from Brazil.
Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2014 Jun 7;58(6):3566-7. Epub 2014 Apr 7.
Infectious Diseases Service, Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Brazil Department of Internal Medicine, Medical School, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil


Detection of NDM-1-, CTX-M-15-, and qnrB4-producing Enterobacter hormaechei isolates in Brazil.
Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2014 21;58(4):2475-6. Epub 2014 Jan 21.
Laboratório de Pesquisa em Infecção Hospitalar (LAPIH), Instituto Oswaldo Cruz-FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil.

Population pharmacokinetics of intravenous polymyxin B in critically ill patients: implications for selection of dosage regimens.
Clin Infect Dis 2013 Aug 22;57(4):524-31. Epub 2013 May 22.
Infectious Diseases Service, Hospital São Lucas da Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil.

Pharmacokinetics of polymyxin B in patients on continuous venovenous haemodialysis.
J Antimicrob Chemother 2013 Mar 23;68(3):674-7. Epub 2012 Nov 23.
Infectious Diseases Service, Hospital São Lucas da Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil.

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