Henrik Westh
Henrik Westh
Professor i klinisk mikrobiologi, Københavns Universitet
Verified email at regionh.dk
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Meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA): global epidemiology and harmonisation of typing methods
S Stefani, DR Chung, JA Lindsay, AW Friedrich, AM Kearns, H Westh, ...
International journal of antimicrobial agents 39 (4), 273-282, 2012
4902012
The evolution of methicillin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus: similarity of genetic backgrounds in historically early methicillin-susceptible and-resistant isolates and …
MI Crisóstomo, H Westh, A Tomasz, M Chung, DC Oliveira, ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 98 (17), 9865-9870, 2001
3602001
A genomic portrait of the emergence, evolution, and global spread of a methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus pandemic
MTG Holden, LY Hsu, K Kurt, LA Weinert, AE Mather, SR Harris, ...
Genome research 23 (4), 653-664, 2013
3202013
An International Multicenter Study of Antimicrobial Consumption and Resistance in Staphylococcus aureus Isolates from 15 Hospitals in 14 Countries
H Westh, CS Zinn, VT Rosdahl, Sarisa Study Group
Microbial drug resistance 10 (2), 169-176, 2004
3132004
Latent tuberculosis in HIV positive, diagnosed by the M. tuberculosis specific interferon-γ test
I Brock, M Ruhwald, B Lundgren, H Westh, LR Mathiesen, P Ravn
Respiratory research 7 (1), 56, 2006
3052006
A new multiplex PCR for easy screening of methicillin‐resistant Staphylococcus aureus SCCmec types I–V
K Boye, MD Bartels, IS Andersen, JA Moeller, H Westh
Clinical Microbiology and Infection 13 (7), 725-727, 2007
2772007
Frequent emergence and limited geographic dispersal of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
U Nübel, P Roumagnac, M Feldkamp, JH Song, KS Ko, YC Huang, ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 105 (37), 14130-14135, 2008
2722008
Multiplex real-time PCR and blood culture for identification of bloodstream pathogens in patients with suspected sepsis
H Westh, G Lisby, F Breysse, B Böddinghaus, M Chomarat, V Gant, ...
Clinical Microbiology and Infection 15 (6), 544-551, 2009
2342009
Epidemiology of emerging methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in Denmark: a nationwide study in a country with low prevalence of MRSA infection
NA Faria, DC Oliveira, H Westh, DL Monnet, AR Larsen, R Skov, ...
Journal of clinical microbiology 43 (4), 1836-1842, 2005
2172005
High interlaboratory reproducibility of DNA sequence-based typing of bacteria in a multicenter study
M Aires-de-Sousa, K Boye, H De Lencastre, A Deplano, MC Enright, ...
Journal of clinical microbiology 44 (2), 619-621, 2006
2102006
Glycopeptide susceptibility among Danish Enterococcus faecium and Enterococcus faecalis isolates of animal and human origin and PCR identification of genes within the VanA cluster.
FM Aarestrup, P Ahrens, M Madsen, LV Pallesen, RL Poulsen, H Westh
Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 40 (8), 1938-1940, 1996
1901996
Increasing incidence but decreasing in‐hospital mortality of adult Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia between 1981 and 2000
T Benfield, F Espersen, N Frimodt‐Møller, AG Jensen, AR Larsen, ...
Clinical microbiology and infection 13 (3), 257-263, 2007
1612007
Bacterial colonization and healing of venous leg ulcers
SRM Madsen, H Westh, L Danielsen, VT Rosdahl
Apmis 104 (7‐8), 895-899, 1996
1571996
A timescale for evolution, population expansion, and spatial spread of an emerging clone of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
U Nübel, J Dordel, K Kurt, B Strommenger, H Westh, SK Shukla, ...
PLoS pathogens 6 (4), e1000855, 2010
1542010
Guidelines for reporting novel mecA gene homologues
T Ito, K Hiramatsu, A Tomasz, H De Lencastre, V Perreten, MTG Holden, ...
Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy 56 (10), 4997-4999, 2012
1382012
An international multicenter study of antimicrobial resistance and typing of hospital Staphylococcus aureus isolates from 21 laboratories in 19 countries or states
CS Zinn, H Westh, VT Rosdahl, Sarisa Study Group
Microbial drug resistance 10 (2), 160-168, 2004
1242004
Molecular characterization of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus epidermidis clones: evidence of geographic dissemination
M Miragaia, I Couto, SFF Pereira, KG Kristinsson, H Westh, JO Jarløv, ...
Journal of Clinical Microbiology 40 (2), 430-438, 2002
1172002
Prevalence of erm gene classes in erythromycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains isolated between 1959 and 1988.
H Westh, DM Hougaard, J Vuust, VT Rosdahl
Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy 39 (2), 369-373, 1995
1111995
Origins and evolution of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus clonal lineages
AR Gomes, H Westh, H De Lencastre
Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy 50 (10), 3237-3244, 2006
1102006
Rapid increase of genetically diverse methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, Copenhagen, Denmark
MD Bartels, K Boye, AR Larsen, R Skov, H Westh
Emerging infectious diseases 13 (10), 1533, 2007
1002007
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