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In vitro activity of cefepime and ceftazidime against 197 nosocomial blood stream isolates of streptococci: A multicenter sample.

In vitro activity of cefepime and ceftazidime against 197 nosocomial blood stream isolates of streptococci: A multicenter sample. by Pfaller MA, Marshall SA and Jones RN published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1997; 29 (4): 273-276

Comparative evaluation of Etest for susceptibility testing Neisseria meningitidis with eight antimicrobial agents. An investigation using U.S. Food and Drug Administration regulatory criteria.

Comparative evaluation of Etest for susceptibility testing Neisseria meningitidis with eight antimicrobial agents. An investigation using U.S. Food and Drug Administration regulatory criteria. by Marshall SA, Rhomberg PR and Jones RN published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1997; 27 (3): 93-97

Anti-Legionella activity of trovafloxacin compared with seven other antimicrobial agents including an intermethod evaluation.

Anti-Legionella activity of trovafloxacin compared with seven other antimicrobial agents including an intermethod evaluation. by Marco F, Biedenbach DJ and Jones RN published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1997; 29 (1): 55-57

Antimicrobial activity of LB20304, a fluoronaphthyridone, tested against anaerobic bacteria.

Antimicrobial activity of LB20304, a fluoronaphthyridone, tested against anaerobic bacteria. by Marco F, Barrett MS and Jones RN published in J. Antimicrob. Chemother. 1997; 40 (4): 605-607

Antifungal pharmacodynamic characteristics of fluconazole and amphotericin B tested against Candida albicans.

Antifungal pharmacodynamic characteristics of fluconazole and amphotericin B tested against Candida albicans. by Klepser ME, Wolfe EJ, Jones RN, Nightingale CH and Pfaller MA published in Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 1997; 41 (6): 1392-1395

Antimicrobial activity of RU-66647, a new ketolide.

Antimicrobial activity of RU-66647, a new ketolide. by Jones RN and Biedenbach DJ. published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1997; 27(1-2): 7-12

Can antimicrobial activity be sustained? An appraisal of orally administered drugs used for respiratory tract infections.

Can antimicrobial activity be sustained? An appraisal of orally administered drugs used for respiratory tract infections. by Jones RN published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1997; 27 (1-2): 21-28

In vitro activity and spectrum of LY333328, a novel glycopeptide derivative.

In vitro activity and spectrum of LY333328, a novel glycopeptide derivative. by Jones RN, Barrett MS and Erwin ME published in Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 1997; 41 (2): 488-493

A 1994-95 survey of Haemophilus influenzae susceptibility to ten orally administered agents. A 187 clinical laboratory center sample in the United States.

A 1994-95 survey of Haemophilus influenzae susceptibility to ten orally administered agents. A 187 clinical laboratory center sample in the United States. by Jones RN, Jacobs MR, Washington JA and Pfaller MA published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1997; 27 (3): 75-83

Microbiologic and pharmacodynamic principals applied to the antimicrobial susceptibility testing of ampicillin/sulbactam: Analysis of the correlations between in vitro test results and clinical response.

Microbiologic and pharmacodynamic principals applied to the antimicrobial susceptibility testing of ampicillin/sulbactam: Analysis of the correlations between in vitro test results and clinical response. by Jones RN and Dudley MN published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1997; 28 (1): 5-18

Critical evaluation of the Vitek GNS F6 card results compared to standardized, reference susceptibility test methods.

Critical evaluation of the Vitek GNS F6 card results compared to standardized, reference susceptibility test methods. by Jones RN, Marshall SA and Zerva L published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1997; 28 (1): 35-40

Antimicrobial activity of trovafloxacin tested against ciprofloxacin-susceptible and -resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae. Interpretive criteria and comparisons with Etest results.

Antimicrobial activity of trovafloxacin tested against ciprofloxacin-susceptible and -resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae. Interpretive criteria and comparisons with Etest results. by Jones RN, Barrett MS and Deguchi T published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1997; 28 (4): 193-200

Ofloxacin otic solution for treatment of otitis externa in children and adults.

Ofloxacin otic solution for treatment of otitis externa in children and adults. by Jones RN, Milazzo J and Seidlin M published in Arch. Otolaryngol. Head Neck Surg. 1997; 123 (11): 1193-1200

Antimicrobial interactions (synergy) of teicoplanin with two broad-spectrum drugs (cefotaxime, ofloxacin) tested against Gram-positive isolates from Germany and the United States.

Antimicrobial interactions (synergy) of teicoplanin with two broad-spectrum drugs (cefotaxime, ofloxacin) tested against Gram-positive isolates from Germany and the United States. by Jones RN, Marshall SA and Grimm H published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1997; 29 (2): 87-94

Nosocomial enterococcal blood stream infections in the SCOPE Program: Antimicrobial resistance, species occurrence, molecular testing results, and laboratory testing accuracy. SCOPE Hospital Study Group.

Nosocomial enterococcal blood stream infections in the SCOPE Program: Antimicrobial resistance, species occurrence, molecular testing results, and laboratory testing accuracy. SCOPE Hospital Study Group. by Jones RN, Marshall SA, Pfaller MA, Wilke WW, Hollis RJ, Erwin ME, Edmond MB and Wenzel RP published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1997; 29 (2): 95-102

Antimicrobial activity of 12 broad-spectrum agents tested against 270 nosocomial blood stream infection isolates caused by non-enteric Gram- negative bacilli: Occurrence of resistance, molecular epidemiology, and screening for metallo-enzymes.

Antimicrobial activity of 12 broad-spectrum agents tested against 270 nosocomial blood stream infection isolates caused by non-enteric Gram- negative bacilli: Occurrence of resistance, molecular epidemiology, and screening for metallo-enzymes. by Jones RN, Pfaller MA, Marshall SA, Hollis RJ and Wilke WW published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1997; 29 (3): 187-192

Multicenter evaluation of antimicrobial resistance to six broad-spectrum β-lactams in Colombia using the Etest method. The Colombian Antimicrobial Resistance Study Group.

Multicenter evaluation of antimicrobial resistance to six broad-spectrum β-lactams in Colombia using the Etest method. The Colombian Antimicrobial Resistance Study Group. by Jones RN, Salazar JC, Pfaller MA and Doern GV published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1997; 29 (4): 265-272

CQ-397 and CQ-414: Antimicrobial activity and spectrum of two fluoroquinolone—cephalosporin, dual-action compounds with carboxamido bonds.

CQ-397 and CQ-414: Antimicrobial activity and spectrum of two fluoroquinolone—cephalosporin, dual-action compounds with carboxamido bonds. by Johnson DM and Jones RN. published in Clin. Microbiol. Infect. 1997; 3 (3): 335-344

In vitro evaluation of a novel ketolide antimicrobial agent, RU-64004.

In vitro evaluation of a novel ketolide antimicrobial agent, RU-64004. by Jamjian C, Biedenbach DJ and Jones RN published in Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 1997; 41 (2): 454-459

Antimicrobial characteristics of quinupristin/dalfopristin (Synercid® at 30:70 ratio) compared to alternative ratios for in vitro testing.

Antimicrobial characteristics of quinupristin/dalfopristin (Synercid® at 30:70 ratio) compared to alternative ratios for in vitro testing. by Jamjian C, Barrett MS and Jones RN published in Diagn, Microbiol, Infect, Dis, 1997; 27 (4): 129-138

Evaluation of in vitro activity of new fluoroquinolones, cephalosporins and carbapenems against 569 Gram-negative bacteria.

Evaluation of in vitro activity of new fluoroquinolones, cephalosporins and carbapenems against 569 Gram-negative bacteria. by Gales AC, Pignatari AC, Jones RN, Baretta M and Sader HS published in Rev. Assoc. Med. Bras. 1997; 43 (2): 137-144

Antimicrobial susceptibility of Klebsiella pneumoniae producing extended-spectrum β-lactamase (ESBL) isolated in hospitals in Brazil.

Antimicrobial susceptibility of Klebsiella pneumoniae producing extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL) isolated in hospitals in Brazil. by Gales AC, Bolmstrom A, Sampaio J, Jones RN and Sader HS published in Braz. J. Infect. Dis. 1997; 1 (4): 196-203

Application of the Etest to the antimicrobial susceptibility testing of Mycobacterium marinum clinical isolates.

Application of the Etest to the antimicrobial susceptibility testing of Mycobacterium marinum clinical isolates. by Flynn CM, Kelley CM, Barrett MS and Jones RN published in J. Clin. Microbiol. 1997; 35 (8): 2083-2086

In vitro antimicrobial activity of RU-59863, a C-7 catechol substituted cephalosporin.

In vitro antimicrobial activity of RU-59863, a C-7 catechol substituted cephalosporin. by Erwin ME, Varnam D and Jones RN published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1997; 28 (2): 93-100

Multicenter laboratory evaluation of the bioMerieux Vitek antimicrobial susceptibility testing system with 11 antimicrobial agents versus members of the family Enterobacteriaceae and Pseudomonas aeruginosa.

Multicenter laboratory evaluation of the bioMerieux Vitek antimicrobial susceptibility testing system with 11 antimicrobial agents versus members of the family Enterobacteriaceae and Pseudomonas aeruginosa. by Doern GV, Brueggemann AB, Perla R, Daly J, Halkias D, Jones RN and Saubolle MA published in J. Clin. Microbiol. 1997; 35 (8): 2115-2119

A cluster of serious Escherichia coli infections in a neonatal intensive care unit.

A cluster of serious Escherichia coli infections in a neonatal intensive care unit. by Diekema DJ, Barr J, Boyken LD, Buschelman BJ, Jones RN, Pfaller MA and Herwaldt LA published in Infect. Control Hosp. Epidemiol. 1997; 18 (11): 774-776

Antimicrobial activity and spectrum of LB20304, a novel fluoronaphthyridone.

Antimicrobial activity and spectrum of LB20304, a novel fluoronaphthyridone. by Cormican MG and Jones RN published in Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 1997; 41 (1): 204-211

Avoparcin, a glycopeptide used in animal foods: Antimicrobial spectrum and potency tested against human isolates from the United States.

Avoparcin, a glycopeptide used in animal foods: Antimicrobial spectrum and potency tested against human isolates from the United States. by Cormican MG, Erwin ME and Jones RN published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1997; 29 (4): 241-248

Validation of Etest for seven antimicrobial agents using regulatory criteria for the assessment of antimicrobial susceptibility devices.

Validation of Etest for seven antimicrobial agents using regulatory criteria for the assessment of antimicrobial susceptibility devices. by Biedenbach DJ, Schermer IH and Jones RN published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1997; 27 (1-2): 1-5

Disk diffusion test interpretive criteria and quality control recommendations for testing linezolid (U-100766) and eperezolid (U-100592) with commercially prepared reagents.

Disk diffusion test interpretive criteria and quality control recommendations for testing linezolid (U-100766) and eperezolid (U-100592) with commercially prepared reagents. by Biedenbach DJ and Jones RN published in J. Clin. Microbiol. 1997; 35 (12): 3198-3202

Comparative in vitro assessment of sparfloxacin activity and spectrum using results from over 14,000 pathogens isolated at 190 medical centers in the USA. SPAR Study Group.

Comparative in vitro assessment of sparfloxacin activity and spectrum using results from over 14,000 pathogens isolated at 190 medical centers in the USA. SPAR Study Group. by Ballow CH, Jones RN, Johnson DM, Deinhart JA, and Schentag JJ published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1997; 29 (3): 173-186

Proposed MIC quality control guidelines for National Committee for Clinical Laboratory Standards susceptibility tests using seven veterinary antimicrobial agents: ceftiofur, enrofloxacin, florfenicol, penicillin G-novobiocin, pirlimycin, premafloxacin, and spectinomycin.

Proposed MIC quality control guidelines for National Committee for Clinical Laboratory Standards susceptibility tests using seven veterinary antimicrobial agents: ceftiofur, enrofloxacin, florfenicol, penicillin G-novobiocin, pirlimycin, premafloxacin, and spectinomycin. by Marshall SA, Jones RN, Wanger A, Washington JA, Doern GV, Leber AL and Haugen TH published in J. Clin. Microbiol. 1996; 34 (8): 2027-2029

Quality control guidelines for amoxicillin, amoxicillin-clavulanate, azithromycin, piperacillin-tazobactam, roxithromycin, ticarcillin, ticarcillin-clavulanate, trovafloxacin (CP 99,219), U-100592, and U- 100766 for various National Committee for Clinical Laboratory Standards susceptibility testing methods. Results from multicenter trials.

Quality control guidelines for amoxicillin, amoxicillin-clavulanate, azithromycin, piperacillin-tazobactam, roxithromycin, ticarcillin, ticarcillin-clavulanate, trovafloxacin (CP 99,219), U-100592, and U- 100766 for various National Committee for Clinical Laboratory Standards susceptibility testing methods. Results from multicenter trials. by Worth S, Erwin ME and Jones RN published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1996; 24 (2): 87-91

Impact of changing pathogens and antimicrobial susceptibility patterns in the treatment of serious infections in hospitalized patients.

Impact of changing pathogens and antimicrobial susceptibility patterns in the treatment of serious infections in hospitalized patients. by Jones RN published in Am. J. Med. 1996; 100 (6A): 3S-12S

Critical appraisal of Etest for the detection of fluoroquinolone resistance.

Critical appraisal of Etest for the detection of fluoroquinolone resistance. by Jones RN, Erwin ME and Croco JL published in J. Antimicrob. Chemother. 1996; 38 (1): 21-25

The emergent needs for basic research, education, and surveillance of antimicrobial resistance. Problems facing the report from the American Society for Microbiology Task Force on Antibiotic Resistance.

The emergent needs for basic research, education, and surveillance of antimicrobial resistance. Problems facing the report from the American Society for Microbiology Task Force on Antibiotic Resistance. by Jones RN published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1996; 25 (4): 153-161

Accurate characterization of ofloxacin susceptibility with Enterobacteriaceae using a modified GNS F6 card and the bioMerieux Vitek System.

Accurate characterization of ofloxacin susceptibility with Enterobacteriaceae using a modified GNS F6 card and the bioMerieux Vitek System. by Doern GV, Torres BB, Jankins M and Jones RN published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1996; 25 (3): 133-135

False resistance to metronidazole by Etest among anaerobic bacteria investigations of contributing test conditions and medium quality.

False resistance to metronidazole by Etest among anaerobic bacteria investigations of contributing test conditions and medium quality. by Cormican MG, Erwin ME and Jones RN published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1996; 24 (2): 117-119

Phenotypic detection of mecA-positive staphylococcal bloodstream isolates: High accuracy of simple disk diffusion tests.

Phenotypic detection of mecA-positive staphylococcal bloodstream isolates: High accuracy of simple disk diffusion tests. by Cormican MG, Wilke WW, Barrett MS, Pfaller MA and Jones RN published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1996; 25 (3): 107-112

Detection of extended-spectrum β-lactamase (ESBL)-producing strains by the Etest ESBL screen.

Detection of extended-spectrum β-lactamase (ESBL)-producing strains by the Etest ESBL screen. by Cormican MG, Marshall SA and Jones RN published in J. Clin. Microbiol. 1996; 34 (8): 1880-1884

Re-evaluation of contemporary laboratory methods for detection of antimicrobial resistance among enterococci.

Re-evaluation of contemporary laboratory methods for detection of antimicrobial resistance among enterococci. by Cormican MG, Biedenbach DJ and Jones RN published in Clin. Microbiol. Infect. 1996; 1 (3): 190-194

Comparative assessment of Etest for testing susceptibilities of Neisseria gonorrhoeae to penicillin, tetracycline, ceftriaxone, cefotaxime, and ciprofloxacin: Investigation using 510(k) review criteria, recommended by the Food and Drug Administration.

Comparative assessment of Etest for testing susceptibilities of Neisseria gonorrhoeae to penicillin, tetracycline, ceftriaxone, cefotaxime, and ciprofloxacin: Investigation using 510(k) review criteria, recommended by the Food and Drug Administration. by Biedenbach DJ and Jones RN published in J. Clin. Microbiol. 1996; 34 (12): 3214-3217

Antimicrobial activity and spectrum of sparfloxacin tested against erythromycin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates.

Antimicrobial activity and spectrum of sparfloxacin tested against erythromycin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates. by Barrett MS and Jones RN published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1996; 24 (2): 113-116

Cefotaxime and desacetylcefotaxime antimicrobial interactions. The clinical relevance of enhanced activity: A review.

Cefotaxime and desacetylcefotaxime antimicrobial interactions. The clinical relevance of enhanced activity: A review. by Jones RN published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1995; 22 (1-2): 19-33

Isepamicin (SCH 21420, 1-N-HAPA gentamicin B): microbiological characteristics including antimicrobial potency of spectrum of activity.

Isepamicin (SCH 21420, 1-N-HAPA gentamicin B): microbiological characteristics including antimicrobial potency of spectrum of activity. by Jones RN published in J. Chemother. 1995; 7 (Suppl 2): 7-16

Canadian ofloxacin susceptibility study: A comparative study from 18 medical centers. Canadian Ofloxacin Study Group.

Canadian ofloxacin susceptibility study: A comparative study from 18 medical centers. Canadian Ofloxacin Study Group. by Hoban DJ and Jones RN. published in Chemotherapy 1995; 41 (1): 34-38

Multicenter clinical laboratory evaluation of a β-lactamase disk assay employing a novel chromogenic cephalosporin, S1.

Multicenter clinical laboratory evaluation of a β-lactamase disk assay employing a novel chromogenic cephalosporin, S1. by Doern GV, Jones RN, Gerlach EH, Washington JA, Biedenbach DJ, Brueggemann A, Erwin ME, Knapp C and Raymond J published in J. Clin. Microbiol. 1995; 33 (6): 1665-1667

Cross-resistance analysis for DU-6859a, a new fluoroquinolone, compared to six structurally similar compounds (ciprofloxacin, clinafloxacin, fleroxacin, levofloxacin, ofloxacin, and sparfloxacin).

Cross-resistance analysis for DU-6859a, a new fluoroquinolone, compared to six structurally similar compounds (ciprofloxacin, clinafloxacin, fleroxacin, levofloxacin, ofloxacin, and sparfloxacin). by Cormican MG, Marshall SA and Jones RN published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1995; 21 (1): 51-54

Re-evaluations of disk diffusion susceptibility testing interpretive criteria for lomefloxacin and norfloxacin using fluoroquinolone-resistant isolates.

Re-evaluations of disk diffusion susceptibility testing interpretive criteria for lomefloxacin and norfloxacin using fluoroquinolone-resistant isolates. by Cormican MG and Jones RN published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1995; 21 (4): 227-230

Interpretive errors using an automated system for the susceptibility testing of imipenem and aztreonam.

Interpretive errors using an automated system for the susceptibility testing of imipenem and aztreonam. by Biedenbach DJ and Jones RN published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 1995; 21 (1): 57-60