Volume 9, Issue 2, 2001

Review

The prion diseases
Doria Roberta, Menichetti Francesco

Original article

Epidemiology of methicillin-resistance among Staphylococci strains isolated in risk units and effects of the vancomycin on the expression of methicillin-resistance
Roveta Simona, Tonoli Elisabetta, Marchese Anna, Schito Gian Carlo

Correlation between methicillin-resistance and resistance to fluoroquinolones in Staphylococcus aureus and Staphylococcus epidermidis
Cafiso Viviana, Campanile Floriana, Borbone Sonia, Caia Andrea, Cascone Carmela, Santagati Maria, Stefani Stefania

Expression of P fimbriae of uropathogenic Escherichia coli strains
Cosar Güner, Hosgör Mine, Özgenç Onur, Hilmioglu Süleyha, Tasli Hüseyin

Cellulitis and soft tissue infection in patients with HIV disease: epidemiological and microbiological features
Manfredi Roberto, Chiodo Francesco

Case report

Preliminary experience with O.P.A.T. (Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial-drug Therapy) in infective endocarditis
Nigro Francesco Saverio, Buonopane Gianpaolo, Iandoli Manuela, Matarazzo Maria, Maio Patrizia, Siano Francesco, Taddeo Maria Luisa, Zuccardi Emidio

Tubercular spondylodiscitis with multiple abscesses in a teenager: clinical and diagnostic considerations
di Martino Lucio, Tomasi Lucio, Bernaudo Fulvio, Leone Enrico, Pisanti Antonio, Rufolo Lucio

The Infections in the History of Medicine

Smallpox vaccination in Siena during the Napoleonic era Smallpox vaccination in Siena during the Napoleonic era
Vigni Laura