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[Influence of nosocomial infections on activities of daily living in acute geriatric inpatients].

Z Gerontol Geriatr 2018 Jun 27;51(4):440-445. Epub 2017 Sep 27.

Klinik für Geriatrie, Universitätsklinikum Jena, Bachstraße 18, 07743, Jena, Deutschland.

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June 2018

Naso- and oropharyngeal bacterial carriage in nursing home residents: Impact of multimorbidity and functional impairment.

PLoS One 2018 5;13(1):e0190716. Epub 2018 Jan 5.

Institute of Medical Statistics, Computer Sciences and Documentation, Jena University Hospital, Jena, Thuringia, Germany.

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February 2018

Does medical education predispose to risk behaviour during travel?

Travel Med Infect Dis 2017 Jan - Feb;15:74-75. Epub 2016 Oct 26.

Center for Infectious Diseases and Infection Control, Jena University Hospital, Erlanger Allee 101, 07740, Jena, Thuringia, Germany. Electronic address:

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September 2017

Acute diarrhoea due to a Shiga toxin 2e-producing O8 : H19.

JMM Case Rep 2017 Jun 14;4(6):e005099. Epub 2017 Jun 14.

Institute of Medical Microbiology, Jena University Hospital, Jena, Germany.

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June 2017

Health problems and behavioural risks in travellers to the tropics - A commentary.

Travel Med Infect Dis 2016 May-Jun;14(3):279-80. Epub 2016 Apr 14.

Center for Infectious Diseases and Infection Control, Jena University Hospital, Erlanger Allee 101, 07740 Jena, Thuringia, Germany. Electronic address:

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April 2017

Antibiotic treatment algorithm development based on a microarray nucleic acid assay for rapid bacterial identification and resistance determination from positive blood cultures.

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2016 Mar 14;84(3):252-7. Epub 2015 Nov 14.

Institute of Medical Microbiology, University Hospital of Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, D-07747 Jena, Germany.

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March 2016

Identification of vancomycin interaction with Enterococcus faecalis within 30 min of interaction time using Raman spectroscopy.

Anal Bioanal Chem 2015 Nov 1;407(27):8343-52. Epub 2015 Aug 1.

Integrated Research and Treatment Center, Center for Sepsis Control and Care, Jena University Hospital, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747, Jena, Germany.

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November 2015

Rapid, culture-independent, optical diagnostics of centrifugally captured bacteria from urine samples.

Biomicrofluidics 2015 Jul 11;9(4):044118. Epub 2015 Aug 11.

Biomedical Diagnostics Institute, National Centre of Sensor Research, School of Physical Sciences, Dublin City University , Glasnevin, Dublin 9, Ireland.

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July 2015

Toward culture-free Raman spectroscopic identification of pathogens in ascitic fluid.

Anal Chem 2015 Jan 30;87(2):937-43. Epub 2014 Dec 30.

Institute of Physical Chemistry and Abbe Center of Photonics, University of Jena , Helmholtzweg 4, D-07743 Jena, Germany.

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January 2015

Comparison of multilocus sequence typing, RAPD, and MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry for typing of β-lactam-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae strains.

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2014 Dec 16;80(4):267-71. Epub 2014 Sep 16.

Institute of Medical Microbiology, University Hospital of Jena, D-07747 Jena, Germany. Electronic address:

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December 2014

Honey - a potential agent against Porphyromonas gingivalis: an in vitro study.

BMC Oral Health 2014 Mar 25;14:24. Epub 2014 Mar 25.

Department of Periodontology, Laboratory of Oral Microbiology, Dental School, University of Bern, Freiburgstrasse 7, CH-3010 Bern, Switzerland.

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March 2014

Culture independent Raman spectroscopic identification of urinary tract infection pathogens: a proof of principle study.

Anal Chem 2013 Oct 24;85(20):9610-6. Epub 2013 Sep 24.

Institute of Physical Chemistry and Abbe Center of Photonics, University of Jena , Helmholtzweg 4, D-07743 Jena, Germany.

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October 2013

Comparative antibacterial efficacies of hydrodynamic and ultrasonic irrigation systems in vitro.

J Endod 2013 Sep;39(9):1171-5

Department of Restorative and Preventive Dentistry, Center for Dental and Oral Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany.

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September 2013

Hyaluronic Acid as an adjunct after scaling and root planing: a prospective randomized clinical trial.

J Periodontol 2013 Jul 22;84(7):941-9. Epub 2012 Oct 22.

Department of Periodontology, Laboratory of Oral Microbiology, Dental School, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland.

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July 2013

Soluble inflammation markers in nasal lavage from CF patients and healthy controls.

J Cyst Fibros 2013 May 16;12(3):249-57. Epub 2012 Sep 16.

Department of Obstetrics, Placenta Laboratory, Jena University Hospital, D-07740 Jena, Germany.

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May 2013

Antibacterial effect of different root canal sealers on three bacterial species.

Dent Mater 2013 May 22;29(5):542-9. Epub 2013 Mar 22.

Department of Conservative Dentistry, Jena University Hospital, Jena, Germany.

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May 2013

Characterization of Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans strains in periodontitis patients in Germany.

Clin Oral Investig 2012 Dec 14;16(6):1589-97. Epub 2012 Jan 14.

Department of Conservative Dentistry and Periodontology, Medical Faculty, University of Leipzig, Nürnberger Str. 57, 04103 Leipzig, Germany.

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December 2012

Variables of host response in saliva of patients with periodontitis: a pilot study.

Quintessence Int 2012 Sep;43(8):e104-14

Department of Conservative Dentistry, Jena University Hospital, Jena, Germany.

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September 2012

Efficacy of taurolidine against periodontopathic species--an in vitro study.

Clin Oral Investig 2012 Jun 24;16(3):735-44. Epub 2011 May 24.

Department of Periodontology, Dental School, University of Bern, Freiburgstrasse 7, CH-3010 Bern, Switzerland.

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June 2012

Impairment of renal function using hyperoncotic colloids in a two hit model of shock: a prospective randomized study.

Crit Care 2012 Jan 25;16(1):R16. Epub 2012 Jan 25.

Department of Intensive Care and Intermediate Care, RWTH University Hospital Aachen, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany.

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January 2012

Microbiologic findings 1 year after partial- and full-mouth scaling in the treatment of moderate chronic periodontitis.

Quintessence Int 2011 Oct;42(9):e107-17

Department of Conservative Dentistry and Periodontology, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany.

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October 2011

Immediate diagnosis of ventriculits: evaluation of parameters independent of microbiological culture.

Acta Neurochir (Wien) 2011 Sep 19;153(9):1797-805. Epub 2011 Jul 19.

Institut fuer Klinische Chemie und Laboratoriumsdiagnostik, FSU Jena, Germany.

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September 2011

Efficacy of chlorhexidine digluconate-containing formulations and other mouthrinses against periodontopathogenic microorganisms.

Quintessence Int 2011 Sep;42(8):687-700

Department of Periodontology, Laboratory of Oral Microbiology, Dental School, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland.

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September 2011

Comparison of gingival crevicular fluid sampling methods in patients with severe chronic periodontitis.

J Periodontol 2011 Jul 14;82(7):1051-60. Epub 2011 Jan 14.

Department of Conservative Dentistry, University Hospital, Jena, Germany.

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July 2011

Comparison of real-time polymerase chain reaction and DNA-strip technology in microbiological evaluation of periodontitis treatment.

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2011 Jan;69(1):12-20

Institute of Medical Microbiology, University Hospital of Jena, Jena, Germany.

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January 2011

Lactic acid is of low predictive value for the diagnosis of bacterial infection in ventricular cerebrospinal fluid samples containing residual blood.

Clin Chem Lab Med 2010 Dec 10;48(12):1777-80. Epub 2010 Sep 10.

Institut fuer Klinische Chemie und Laboratoriumsdiagnostik, FSU Jena, Jena, Germany.

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December 2010

CD62L on neutrophil granulocytes, a useful, complementary marker for the prediction of ventriculitis in blood-containing CSF.

Clin Biochem 2010 Nov 12;43(16-17):1351-5. Epub 2010 Aug 12.

Institut für Klinische Chemie und Labordiagnostik, Friedrich-Schiller University Jena, Jena, Germany.

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November 2010

Mixture of periodontopathogenic bacteria influences interaction with KB cells.

Anaerobe 2010 Aug 7;16(4):461-8. Epub 2010 Apr 7.

Department of Oral and Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery/Plastic Surgery, University Hospital of Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, Jena, Germany.

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August 2010

Treatment of a patient with shock complicating severe falciparum malaria: a case report.

Cases J 2009 Apr 20;2:6644. Epub 2009 Apr 20.

Klinik für Innere Medizin I, Universitätsklinikum der Friedrich-Schiller-Universität, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747 Jena, Germany; Medizinische Klinik III, Universitätsklinikum der Carl-Gustav-Carus Universität, Fetscjerstr. 74, 01307 Dresden, Germany.

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April 2009

Moxifloxacin as an adjunctive antibiotic in the treatment of severe chronic periodontitis.

J Periodontol 2008 Oct;79(10):1894-903

Department of Conservative Dentistry, University Hospital of Jena, Jena, Germany.

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October 2008

Correction of ventricular cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) samples for blood content does not increase sensitivity and specificity for the detection of CSF infection.

Clin Chem Lab Med 2008 ;46(6):842-8

Institut für Klinische Chemie und Laboratoriumsdiagnostik, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany.

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September 2008

Population pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of continuous versus short-term infusion of imipenem-cilastatin in critically ill patients in a randomized, controlled trial.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2007 Sep 9;51(9):3304-10. Epub 2007 Jul 9.

Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Friedrich-Schiller-University of Jena, Jena, Germany.

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September 2007

5-Aminolaevulinic acid (ALA) induced formation of different fluorescent porphyrins: a study of the biosynthesis of porphyrins by bacteria of the human digestive tract.

J Photochem Photobiol B 2007 Jan 14;86(1):77-86. Epub 2006 Sep 14.

Institute for Optics and Quantum Electronics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Max-Wien-Platz 1, D 07743 Jena, Germany.

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January 2007

Falciparum malaria after splenectomy: a prospective controlled study of 33 previously splenectomized Malawian adults.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 2005 Nov;99(11):861-7

Faculty of Medicine, Department of Trauma Hand and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Jena, 07740 Jena, Germany.

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November 2005

Efficacy of antibiotics against periodontopathogenic bacteria within epithelial cells: an in vitro study.

J Periodontol 2004 Oct;75(10):1327-34

Department of Oral Microbiology, Institute of Medical Microbiology, University Hospital of Jena, Jena, Germany.

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October 2004

Inhibitors of benzamidine type influence the virulence properties of Porphyromonas gingivalis strains.

Acta Biochim Pol 2003 ;50(3):725-34

Department of Oral Microbiology and Institute of Vascular Biology and Medicine, University Hospital of Jena, Germany.

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August 2004

In vitro antibacterial activity of fluoroquinolones against Porphyromonas gingivalis strains.

J Antimicrob Chemother 2004 Aug 1;54(2):553-6. Epub 2004 Jul 1.

Institute of Medical Microbiology, University Hospital, Semmelweisstrasse 4, D-07740 Jena, Germany.

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August 2004

Diagnostic odyssey of a cutaneous mycobacteriosis rare in central Europe.

Dermatology 2002 ;205(3):289-92

Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany.

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May 2003

Comparison of microbial cultivation and a commercial PCR based method for detection of periodontopathogenic species in subgingival plaque samples.

J Clin Periodontol 2002 Jul;29(7):638-44

Department of Microbiological Microbiology, University Hospital of Jena, Germany.

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July 2002