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A higher number of colonizations was recorded in high light intensity boxes.
There were no significant differences in number of colonizations between the 10-cm sections (P [greater than or equal to] 0.
To the Editor: Xu and colleagues (1) examined the nasopharyngeal bacterial colonization rates in children with acute otitis media (AOM) and in healthy children.
Therefore, even in this independent colonization scenario, [OR.
In a previous study from British Columbia (3), we found an increase in the number of NTM isolates mostly in persons with MAC colonization.
In Response: We thank Hernandez-Garduno and Elwood for drawing attention to the issue of nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) colonization (1), which was not described in our study (2).
Extended-spectrum cephalosporins and drugs with potent activity against anaerobic bacteria may promote infection and colonization with VRE and may exert different effects on the initial establishment and persistence of high-density colonization.
Exposure to cephalosporins is a particularly important risk factor for colonization and infection with enterococci (4-6).
Of the 4,457 patients who had with evidence of NTM colonization, the most prevalent species were MAC (n = 1,304, 29.
It is somewhat disturbing, however, to find the younger contributors more willing to exculpate the settlers: Tsetskhladze recognizing the complexity of the causes of overseas settlement but essentially accepting the Greek view that the Greeks couldn't help but colonize; or De Angelis echoing the view of Gwynn (from 1918) that colonization is somehow a healthy sign (p.
These 3 strains were analyzed by using an in vitro growth model, an in vivo nasopharyngeal colonization model, and an in vivo pneumonia model.
Pulmonary infection due to chronic microbial colonization is the major cause of illness and death in cystic fibrosis (CF) patients.