Van Der Meer et al., "Myeloid-related protein-14 deficiency promotes inflammation in staphylococcal pneumonia
," European Respiratory Journal, vol.
Incidence of staphylococcal pneumonia
did not vary significantly by geographic location (p = 0.8); however, incidence of staphylococcal sepsis (p = 0.02) and SSTIs (p = 0.01) did (Figure 2).
His treatment initially included ceftriaxone and clarithromycin but because of the severity of his situation a staphylococcal pneumonia
was suspected and the antibiotic regimen was empirically modified to linezolid and moxifloxacin.
He had 9 sites of bone and joint sepsis, including bilateral septic hips and a staphylococcal pneumonia
. He was eventually discharged from hospital 31/2 months after admission.
in influenza in relation to antecedent staphylococcal skin infection.
When Elizabeth Taylor contracted staphylococcal pneumonia
on the movie set of Cleopatra, methicillin saved her.
All of the patients appeared to have had influenza prior to their bacterial pneumonia, and it is well known that staphylococcal pneumonia
is generally a super-infection following influenza, Dr.
is generally a superinfection following influenza.
For example, the mortality rate has been reported to be much higher in staphylococcal pneumonia
and gram-negative bacillary pneumonias.
Preceding staphylococcal skin disease in persons with staphylococcal pneumonia
was described by Goslings et al.
The three-year-old, from Bethesda, died in hospital of staphylococcal pneumonia
, a particularly aggressive form of MRSA, a month after the fall.
He then contracted a particularly aggressive form of MRSA, staphylococcal pneumonia
, which killed him more than a month later.