Affiliation: San Martino University Hospital
- Bassetti M, Nicolini L, Repetto E, Righi E, Del Bono V, Viscoli C. Tigecycline use in serious nosocomial infections: a drug use evaluation. BMC Infect Dis. 2010;10:287 pubmed publisher..7%): Considering the lack of data on tigecycline for critically ill patients, we think that the reported data of our clinical experience despite some limitations can be useful for clinicians. ..
- Bassetti M, Righi E, Esposito S, Petrosillo N, Nicolini L. Drug treatment for multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii infections. Future Microbiol. 2008;3:649-60 pubmed publisher....
- Bassetti M, Nicolini L, Esposito S, Righi E, Viscoli C. Current status of newer carbapenems. Curr Med Chem. 2009;16:564-75 pubmed..We reviewed the principal characteristics of the novel carbapenems and their clinical implications. We included in our review: ertapenem, biapenem, panipenem, doripenem, tebipenem pivoxil and tomopenem. ..
- Bassetti M, Nicco E, Ginocchio F, Ansaldi F, De Florentiis D, Viscoli C. High-dose daptomycin in documented Staphylococcus aureus infections. Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2010;36:459-61 pubmed publisher..We recommend further randomised controlled prospective studies with higher doses of daptomycin. ..
- Bassetti M, Repetto E, Mikulska M, Miglino M, Clavio M, Gobbi M, et al. Cryptococcus neoformans fatal sepsis in a chronic lymphocytic leukemia patient treated with alemtuzumab: case report and review of the literature. J Chemother. 2009;21:211-4 pubmed..The international literature regarding opportunistic infections after immunosuppressive therapy with alemtuzumab with particular attention on fungal infections has also been reviewed...
- Bassetti M, Nicco E, Mikulska M. Why is community-associated MRSA spreading across the world and how will it change clinical practice?. Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2009;34 Suppl 1:S15-9 pubmed publisher..Prompt, appropriate treatment, guided by the site and type of infection and risk factors for HA-MRSA or CA-MRSA, increases the chances of a successful outcome and is urgently needed. ..