Browsing by Author "Kaye, KS"
An Integrated Clinical Microbiology Service Ensures Optimal Early Empirical Antimicrobial Therapy for Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Bloodstream Infection Reply Herzke, C; Chen, LF; Anderson, DJ; Choi, Y; Sexton, DJ; Kaye, KS (INFECTION CONTROL AND HOSPITAL EPIDEMIOLOGY, 2010-09)
Hand hygiene noncompliance and the cost of hospital-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection. Cummings, KL; Anderson, DJ; Kaye, KS (Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol, 2010-04)BACKGROUND: Hand hygiene noncompliance is a major cause of nosocomial infection. Nosocomial infection cost data exist, but the effect of hand hygiene noncompliance is unknown. OBJECTIVE: To estimate methicillin-resistant ...
Variation in the type and frequency of postoperative invasive Staphylococcus aureus infections according to type of surgical procedure. Anderson, DJ; Arduino, JM; Choi, YI; Fowler, Vance Garrison Jr; Friedman, JY; Grussemeyer, CA; Hardy, C; ... (11 authors) (Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol, 2010-07)OBJECTIVE: To determine the epidemiological characteristics of postoperative invasive Staphylococcus aureus infection following 4 types of major surgical procedures.design. Retrospective cohort study. SETTING: Eleven hospitals ...