Volume 9, Issue 1, 2001

Review

Outpatient Parenteral Antibiotic Treatment: the Italian model
Esposito Silvano

Original article

Vascular graft infection by Staphylococcus epidermidis: efficacy of various prophylaxis protocols in an animal model
Giacometti Andrea, Cirioni Oscar, Ghiselli Roberto, Moccheggiani Federico, Riva Alessandra, Saba Vittorio, Scalise Giorgio

Microbial environmental surveillance in a bone marrow transplant unit
Pisano M. Barbara, Cosentino Sofia, Puddu Raffaella, Puggioni Silvia, Palmas Francesca

Survey of disinfectant usage in a Roman policlinic: preliminary results
Leoni Valerio, Urso Mirella, Materazzo Fabiola, Rossigni Angelo

Clonal diffusion and evolution of polymorphisms of mecA and Tn554 in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Italy
Campanile Floriana, Cafiso Viviana, Cascone Carmela, Gianninò Viviana, Di Marco Oriana, Stefani Stefania

Case report

Transverse myelitis associated with Mycoplasma pneumoniae: a report of two cases.
Parisi Aldo, Filice Gaetano

Pathogenic role of Acinetobacter spp during HIV infection
Manfredi Roberto, Nanetti Anna, Valentini Roberta, Chiodo Francesco

The Infections in the History of Medicine

Innovation in nineteenth century healthcare: disinfection stations
Pistacchio Eleonona