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Pirkko Kotilainen

Department of Medicine

Turku University Central Hospital



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  • Department of Medicine, Turku University Central Hospital, Finland. 1998 - 2006
  • Department of Bacterial and Inflammatory Diseases, National Public Health Institute, Turku, Finland. 2005


  1. Aetiological diagnosis of infective endocarditis by direct amplification of rRNA genes from surgically removed valve tissue. An 11-year experience in a Finnish teaching hospital. Kotilainen, P., Heiro, M., Jalava, J., Rantakokko, V., Nikoskelainen, J., Nikkari, S., Rantakokko-Jalava, K. Ann. Med. (2006) [Pubmed]
  2. Myopericarditis in a patient with Campylobacter enteritis: a case report and literature review. Kotilainen, P., Lehtopolku, M., Hakanen, A.J. Scand. J. Infect. Dis. (2006) [Pubmed]
  3. Riedel's thyroiditis in a patient with multiple sclerosis. Kotilainen, P., Airas, L., Kojo, T., Kurki, T., Kataja, K., Minn, H., Nuutila, P. Neuro Endocrinol. Lett. (2005) [Pubmed]
  4. In vitro activities of 11 fluoroquinolones against 816 non-typhoidal strains of Salmonella enterica isolated from Finnish patients with special reference to reduced ciprofloxacin susceptibility. Kotilainen, P., Pitkänen, S., Siitonen, A., Huovinen, P., Hakanen, A.J. Ann. Clin. Microbiol. Antimicrob. (2005) [Pubmed]
  5. Elimination of epidemic methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from a university hospital and district institutions, Finland. Kotilainen, P., Routamaa, M., Peltonen, R., Oksi, J., Rintala, E., Meurman, O., Lehtonen, O.P., Eerola, E., Salmenlinna, S., Vuopio-Varkila, J., Rossi, T. Emerging Infect. Dis. (2003) [Pubmed]
  6. Eradication of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from a health center ward and associated nursing home. Kotilainen, P., Routamaa, M., Peltonen, R., Evesti, P., Eerola, E., Salmenlinna, S., Vuopio-Varkila, J., Rossi, T. Arch. Intern. Med. (2001) [Pubmed]
  7. Diagnosis of meningococcal meningitis by broad-range bacterial PCR with cerebrospinal fluid. Kotilainen, P., Jalava, J., Meurman, O., Lehtonen, O.P., Rintala, E., Seppälä, O.P., Eerola, E., Nikkari, S. J. Clin. Microbiol. (1998) [Pubmed]
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