Volume 9, Issue 4, 2001

Review

Role of parenteral cephalosporins for outpatients treatment of infections
Esposito Silvano, Mazzei Teresita, Novelli Andrea

Original article

Microbial circulation and control in two Intensive Care Units
Puddu Raffaella, Cosentino Sofia, Pisano M. Barbara, Deplano Maura, Palmas Francesca

Clarithromycin switch therapy in adult patients suffering from community-acquired lower respiratory tract infections (LRTIs) requiring hospitalisation
Beghi Gianfranco, Aiolfi Stefano, Patruno Vincenzo

Immigration and sexually trasmitted diseases: risk factors, prevention and health education.
Cuniato Vincenzo, Bellitti Filomena, Di Martino Marinella, Nocera Espedito, Esposito Silvano

Infective endocarditis: a retrospective analysis of inpatient cases
Nigro Francesco Saverio, Buonopane Gianpaolo, Giglio Sergio, Maio Patrizia, Matarazzo Maria, Siano Francesco, Taddeo Maria Luisa, Zuccardi Emidio

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in an Intensive Care Unit: a one-year survey
Barbarini Daniela, Fumagalli Paolo, Marone Piero, Capra Federico, Braschi Antonio, Emmi Vincenzo, Carretto Edoardo

Tuberculous meningitis in childhood: review of cases observed in the years 1995-1999
Pagliano Pasquale, Fusco Ugo, Attanasio Vittorio, Conte Marco, Maturo Nicola, Prejano Assunta, Rescigno Carolina, Faella Francesco Saverio

The Infections in the History of Medicine

Relationship between malaria, environment, people and civilisation in central Italy. Reclamation of the Fucino plain
Sabbatani Sergio