Geographic Medicine and Infectious Diseases

Publications

Basein T, Gardiner BJ, Andujar Vazquez GM, Joel Chandranesan AS, Rabson AR, Doron S, Snydman DR. Microbial Identification Using DNA Target Amplification and Sequencing: Clinical Utility and Impact on Patient Management. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2018 Oct 10;5(11):ofy257. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofy257. eCollection 2018 Nov. Review. PubMed PMID: 30539032; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6284463.

 

Basu A, Prabhu VS, Dorr MB, Golan Y, Dubberke ER, Cornely OA, Heimann SM, Pedley A, Xu R, Hanson ME, Marcella S. Bezlotoxumab Is Associated With a Reduction in Cumulative Inpatient-Days: Analysis of the Hospitalization Data From the MODIFY I and II Clinical Trials. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2018 Nov 15;5(11):ofy218. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofy218. eCollection 2018 Nov. PubMed PMID: 30460321; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6237242.

 

Bertagnolio S, Jordan MR, Doherty M. HIV Drug Resistance. N Engl J Med. 2018 Mar 1;378(9):874. doi: 10.1056/NEJMc1716089. PubMed PMID: 29504388.

 

Bhalchandra S, Cardenas D, Ward HD. Recent Breakthroughs and Ongoing Limitations in Cryptosporidium Research. F1000Res. 2018 Sep 3;7. pii: F1000 Faculty Rev-1380. doi: 10.12688/f1000research.15333.1. eCollection 2018. Review.  PubMed PMID: 30228873; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6124509.

 

Birch T, Golan Y, Rizzardini G, Jensen E, Gabryelski L, Guris D, Dorr MB. Efficacy of bezlotoxumab based on timing of administration relative to start of antibacterial therapy for Clostridium difficile infection. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2018 Sep 1;73(9):2524-2528. doi: 10.1093/jac/dky182. PubMed PMID: 29788418.

 

Bloom DE, Khoury A, Subbaraman R. The promise and peril of universal health care. Science. 2018 Aug 24;361(6404). pii: eaat9644. doi: 10.1126/science.aat9644. Review. PubMed PMID: 30139847.

 

Bookstaver PB, Jenkins TC, Stenehjem E, Doron S, Brown J, Goldwater SH, Lopes C, Haynes A, Udeze C, Mo Y, Gillard P, Liu Y, Keyloun K. Impact of Outpatient vs  Inpatient ABSSSI Treatment on Outcomes: A Retrospective Observational Analysis of Medical Charts Across US Emergency Departments. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2018 May 15;5(7):ofy109. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofy109. eCollection 2018 Jul. PubMed PMID: 30581883; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6299460.

 

Boucher HW, Ambrose PG, Chambers HF, Ebright RH, Jezek A, Murray BE, Ostrowsky B, Rex JH. Reply to Paul and Leibovici. J Infect Dis. 2018 Jan 17;217(3):509-510. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jix537. PubMed PMID: 29240925.

DeCicco RePass MA, Bhat N, Heimburg-Molinaro J, Bunnell S, Cummings RD, Ward HD. Molecular cloning, expression, and characterization of UDP N-acetyl-α-d-galactosamine: Polypeptide N-acetylgalactosaminyltransferase 4 from Cryptosporidium parvum. Mol Biochem Parasitol. 2018 Apr;221:56-65. doi: 10.1016/j.molbiopara.2018.03.002. Epub 2018 Mar 23. PubMed PMID: 29581010.

 

Doernberg SB, Tran TTT, Tong SYC, Paul M, Yahav D, Davis JS, Leibovici L, Boucher HW, Corey GR, Cosgrove SE, Chambers HF, Fowler VG, Evans SR, Holland TL; Antibacterial Resistance Leadership Group. Good Studies Evaluate the Disease While Great Studies Evaluate the Patient: Development and Application of a Desirability of Outcome Ranking Endpoint for Staphylococcus aureus Bloodstream Infection. Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Oct 12. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciy766. PubMed PMID: 30321315.

 

Egorov AI, Griffin SM, Ward HD, Reilly K, Fout GS, Wade TJ. Application of a salivary immunoassay in a prospective community study of waterborne infections. Water Res. 2018 Oct 1;142:289-300. doi: 10.1016/j.watres.2018.05.030. Epub 2018 May 23. PubMed PMID: 29890477.

 

Evans SR, Follmann D, Liu Y, Holland T, Doernberg SB, Rouphael N, Hamasaki T, Jiang Y, Lok JJ, Tran TTT, Harris AD, Fowler VG Jr, Boucher H, Kreiswirth BN, Bonomo RA, van Duin D, Paterson DL, Chambers H. Sequential Multiple Assignment Randomized Trials for COMparing Personalized Antibiotic StrategieS (SMART-COMPASS). Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Oct 23. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciy912.  PubMed PMID: 30351426.

 

Frost HM, McLean HQ, Chow BDW. Variability in Antibiotic Prescribing for Upper Respiratory Illnesses by Provider Specialty. J Pediatr. 2018 Dec;203:76-85.e8. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2018.07.044. Epub 2018 Sep 5. PubMed PMID: 30195553.

 

Gardiner BJ, Nierenberg NE, Chow JK, Ruthazer R, Kent DM, Snydman DR. Absolute Lymphocyte Count: A Predictor of Recurrent Cytomegalovirus Disease in Solid Organ Transplant Recipients. Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Oct 15;67(9):1395-1402. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciy295. PubMed PMID: 29635432.

 

Gardiner BJ, Thorpe CM, Pinkham NV, McDermott LA, Walk ST, Snydman DR. A repeat offender: Recurrent extraintestinal Clostridium difficile infection following fecal microbiota transplantation. Anaerobe. 2018 Jun;51:68-72. doi: 10.1016/j.anaerobe.2018.04.007. Epub 2018 Apr 21. PubMed PMID: 29709869.

 

Gardiner BJ, Parker CEV, Rabson AR, Snydman DR, and Doron S. Evaluation of a two-stage testing algorithm for the diagnosis of respiratory viral infections. Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 2018; 91(4):319-323. doi 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2018.03.007

 

 

Ghafari S, Memarnejadian A, Samarbaf-Zadeh A, Mostafavi E, Makvandi M, Salmanzadeh S, Ghadiri A, Jordan MR, Mousavi E, Jahanbakhsh F, Azadmanesh K. Correction to: Prevalence of HIV-1 transmitted drug resistance in recently infected, treatment-naïve persons in the Southwest of Iran, 2014-2015. Arch Virol. 2018 Jan;163(1):297. doi: 10.1007/s00705-017-3669-6. PubMed PMID: 29199382.

 

Goulart MA, Wurcel AG, Stopka TJ. Investigating the Geographic Distribution of Shigellosis Among Men and Women in Massachusetts: Possible Implications for Men Who Have Sex With Men. Sex Transm Dis. 2018 Mar;45(3):183-185. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000000711. PubMed PMID: 29420446.

 

Gupta RK, Gregson J, Parkin N, Haile-Selassie H, Tanuri A, Andrade Forero L, Kaleebu P, Watera C, Aghokeng A, Mutenda N, Dzangare J, Hone S, Hang ZZ, Garcia J, Garcia Z, Marchorro P, Beteta E, Giron A, Hamers R, Inzaule S, Frenkel LM, Chung MH, de Oliveira T, Pillay D, Naidoo K, Kharsany A, Kugathasan R, Cutino T, Hunt G, Avila Rios S, Doherty M, Jordan MR, Bertagnolio S. HIV-1 drug resistance before initiation or re-initiation of first-line antiretroviral therapy in low-income and middle-income countries: a systematic review and meta-regression analysis. Lancet Infect Dis. 2018 Mar;18(3):346-355. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(17)30702-8. Epub 2017 Dec 5. Erratum in: Lancet Infect Dis. 2017 Dec 15; PubMed PMID: 29198909; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5835664.

 

Hall R, Shaughnessy M, Boll G, Warner K, Boucher HW, Bannuru RR, Wurcel AG. Drug-Use and Post-Operative Mortality Following Valve Surgery for Infective Endocarditis: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Dec 22. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciy1064. PubMed PMID: 30590480.

 

Herrmann J,  Lushaba J, Michielsen L, Quirós N, Saesen R, Louw C, Jordan MR, Vandamme A, Van den Eede A,  Kiekens A. HIV-positive men as a key population for fighting HIVDR in Africa Transdisciplinary Insights. 2018. December. 77-91(15).

Hodges J, Reyes J, Campbell J, Klein W, Wurcel A. Successful Implementation of a Shared Medical Appointment Model for Hepatitis C Treatment at a Community Health Center. J Community Health. 2018 Aug 21.

Holland TL, Chambers HF, Boucher HW, Corey GR, Coleman R, Castaneda-Ruiz B, Fowler VG Jr. Considerations for Clinical Trials of Staphylococcus aureus Bloodstream Infection in Adults. Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Sep 10. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciy774. PubMed PMID: 30202941.

 

Holland TL, Raad I, Boucher HW, Anderson DJ, Cosgrove SE, Aycock PS, Baddley JW, Chaftari AM, Chow SC, Chu VH, Carugati M, Cook P, Corey GR, Crowley AL, Daly J, Gu J, Hachem R, Horton J, Jenkins TC, Levine D, Miro JM, Pericas JM, Riska P, Rubin Z, Rupp ME, Schrank J Jr, Sims M, Wray D, Zervos M, Fowler VG Jr; Staphylococcal Bacteremia Investigators. Effect of Algorithm-Based Therapy vs Usual Care on Clinical Success and Serious Adverse Events in Patients with Staphylococcal Bacteremia: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA. 2018 Sep 25;320(12):1249-1258. doi: 10.1001/jama.2018.13155. PubMed PMID: 30264119; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6233609.

 

Kerrigan A, Kaonga NN, Tang AM, Jordan MR, Hong SY. Content guidance for mobile phones short message service (SMS)-based antiretroviral therapy adherence  and appointment reminders: a review of the literature. AIDS Care. 2018 Nov 29:1-11. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2018.1549723. PubMed PMID: 30497271.

 

Kwan A, Daniels B, Saria V, Satyanarayana S, Subbaraman R, McDowell A, Bergkvist S, Das RK, Das V, Das J, Pai M. Variations in the quality of tuberculosis care in urban India: A cross-sectional, standardized patient study in two cities. PLoS Med. 2018 Sep 25;15(9):e1002653. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002653. eCollection 2018 Sep. PubMed PMID: 30252849; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6155454.

 

Lauer JM, Duggan CP, Ausman LM, Griffiths JK, Webb P, Agaba E, Nshakira N, Tran HQ, Gewirtz AT, Ghosh S. Biomarkers of maternal environmental enteric dysfunction are associated with shorter gestation and reduced length in newborn infants in Uganda. Am J Clin Nutr. 2018 Oct 1;108(4):889-896. doi: 10.1093/ajcn/nqy176. PubMed PMID: 30247538; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6186209.

 

Lauer JM, Duggan CP, Ausman LM, Griffiths JK, Webb P, Bashaasha B, Agaba E, Turyashemererwa FM, Ghosh S. Unsafe Drinking Water Is Associated with Environmental Enteric Dysfunction and Poor Growth Outcomes in Young Children in Rural Southwestern Uganda. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2018 Oct 22. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.18-0143. PubMed PMID: 30350765; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6283503.

 

Lauer JM, Duggan CP, Ausman LM, Griffiths JK, Webb P, Wang JS, Xue KS, Agaba  E, Nshakira N, Ghosh S. Maternal aflatoxin exposure during pregnancy and adverse  birth outcomes in Uganda. Matern Child Nutr. 2018 Sep 22:e12701. doi: 10.1111/mcn.12701. PubMed PMID: 30242967.

 

Margoles L, DeNofrio D, Patel AR, Golan Y, Vest AR, Arkun K, Boucher HW, Kiernan MS, Upshaw JN. Disseminated mucormycosis masquerading as rejection early  after orthotopic heart transplantation. Transpl Infect Dis. 2018 Feb;20(1). doi: 10.1111/tid.12820. Epub 2018 Jan 16. PubMed PMID: 29172240.

 

Mokhtar RR, Holick MF, Sempértegui F, Griffiths JK, Estrella B, Moore LL, Fox MP, Hamer DH. Vitamin D status is associated with underweight and stunting in children aged 6-36 months residing in the Ecuadorian Andes. Public Health Nutr. 2018 Aug;21(11):1974-1985. doi: 10.1017/S1368980017002816. Epub 2017 Nov 22. PubMed PMID: 29162164.

 

Mor SM, Ascolillo LR, Nakato R, Ndeezi G, Tumwine JK, Okwera A, Sponseller JK, Tzipori S, Griffiths JK. Expectoration of Cryptosporidium Parasites in Sputum of Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Positive and -Negative Adults. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2018 Apr;98(4):1086-1090. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.17-0741. Epub 2018 Feb 1. PubMed PMID: 29405104; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5928827.

 

Nolan LB, Bloom DE, Subbaraman R. Legal Status and Deprivation in Urban Slums over Two Decades. Econ Polit Wkly. 2018 Apr 14;53(15):47-55. PubMed PMID: 29910486; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6003417.

 

Oh DHW, Wurcel AG, Tybor DJ, Burke D, Menendez ME, Salzler MJ. Increased Mortality and Reoperation Rates After Treatment for Septic Arthritis of the Knee in People Who Inject Drugs: Nationwide Inpatient Sample, 2000-2013. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2018 Aug;476(8):1557-1565. doi: 10.1097/01.blo.0000534682.68856.d8. PubMed PMID: 29762153.

 

Ostrowsky B, Banerjee R, Bonomo RA, Cosgrove SE, Davidson L, Doron S, Gilbert DN, Jezek A, Lynch JB 3rd, Septimus EJ, Siddiqui J, Iovine NM; Infectious Diseases Society of America, Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society, and the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America. Infectious Diseases Physicians: Leading the Way in Antimicrobial Stewardship. Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Mar 19;66(7):995-1003. doi: 10.1093/cid/cix1093. PubMed PMID: 29444247.

 

Perry W and Doron S. Probiotics and infection prevention. In: G. Bearman, S. Munoz-Price, D. Morgan, R. Murthy (Eds). Infection Prevention: new perspectives and controversies (2018). Springer International Publishing.

 

Petnicki-Ocwieja T, Hu LT. Magnetic Isolation of Phagosomes Containing Toll-Like Receptor Ligands. Methods Mol Biol. 2018;1690:329-336. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-7383-5_25. PubMed PMID: 29032556.

 

Phillips AN, Cambiano V, Nakagawa F, Revill P, Jordan MR, Hallett TB, Doherty M, De Luca A, Lundgren JD, Mhangara M, Apollo T, Mellors J, Nichols B, Parikh U, Pillay D, Rinke de Wit T, Sigaloff K, Havlir D, Kuritzkes DR, Pozniak A, van de Vijver D, Vitoria M, Wainberg MA, Raizes E, Bertagnolio S; Working Group on Modelling Potential Responses to High Levels of Pre-ART Drug Resistance in Sub-Saharan Africa. Cost-effectiveness of public-health policy options in the presence of pretreatment NNRTI drug resistance in sub-Saharan Africa: a modeling study. Lancet HIV. 2018 Mar;5(3):e146-e154. doi: 10.1016/S2352-3018(17)30190-X. Epub 2017 Nov 22. PubMed PMID: 29174084; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5843989.

 

Pindar C, Viau RA. Staphylococcus haemolyticus epididymo-orchitis and bacteraemia: a case report. JMM Case Rep. 2018 Jul 5;5(7):e005157. doi: 10.1099/jmmcr.0.005157. eCollection 2018 Jul. PubMed PMID: 30275960; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6159547.

 

Shah A, Petrak R, Fliegelman R, Shrestha N, Allison G, Zurlo J, Parker S, Poretz D, McKinsey D, Dougherty M, Martinelli L, Mathur A, Rodriguez A, Smith MW. Infectious Diseases Specialty Intervention is Associated with Better Outcomes among Privately Insured Individuals Receiving Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy. Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Sep 21. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciy674. PubMed PMID: 30247512.

 

Snydman DR, McDermott LA, Jacobus NV, Kerstein K, Grossman TH, Sutcliffe JA. Evaluation of the In Vitro Activity of Eravacycline against a Broad Spectrum of Recent Clinical Anaerobic Isolates. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2018 Apr 26;62(5). pii: e02206-17. doi: 10.1128/AAC.02206-17. Print 2018 May. PubMed PMID: 29483114; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5923129.

 

Snydman DR, McDermott LA, Thorpe CM, Chang J, Wick J, Walk ST, Vickers RJ. Antimicrobial susceptibility and ribotypes of Clostridium difficile isolates from a Phase 2 clinical trial of ridinilazole (SMT19969) and vancomycin. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2018 Aug 1;73(8):2078-2084. doi: 10.1093/jac/dky135. PubMed PMID: 29718329; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6054158.

 

Stevenson LD, Banks RE, Stryczek KC, Crnich CJ, Ide EM, Wilson BM, Viau RA, Ball SL, Jump RLP. A pilot study using telehealth to implement antimicrobial stewardship at two rural Veterans Affairs medical centers. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2018 Oct;39(10):1163-1169. doi: 10.1017/ice.2018.197. Epub 2018 Sep 6. PubMed PMID: 30185238.

 

Subbaraman R, de Mondesert L, Musiimenta A, Pai M, Mayer KH, Thomas BE, Haberer J. Digital adherence technologies for the management of tuberculosis therapy: mapping the landscape and research priorities. BMJ Glob Health. 2018 Oct 11;3(5):e001018. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2018-001018. eCollection 2018. PubMed PMID: 30364330; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6195152.

 

Thomas BE, Subbaraman R, Sellappan S, Suresh C, Lavanya J, Lincy S, Raja AL,  Javeed B, Kokila S, Arumugam S, Swaminathan S, Mayer KH. Pretreatment loss to follow-up of tuberculosis patients in Chennai, India: a cohort study with implications for health systems strengthening. BMC Infect Dis. 2018 Mar 27;18(1):142. doi: 10.1186/s12879-018-3039-3. PubMed PMID: 29587651; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5872574.

 

Thorpe CM, Kane AV, Chang J, Tai A, Vickers RJ, Snydman DR. Enhanced preservation of the human intestinal microbiota by ridinilazole, a novel Clostridium difficile-targeting antibacterial, compared to vancomycin. PLoS One.  2018 Aug 2;13(8):e0199810. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0199810. eCollection 2018. PubMed PMID: 30071046; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6071993.

 

Tlachac M, Rundensteiner E,  Barton K, Troppy S, Beaulac K, and Doron S.  Predicting Future Antibiotic Susceptibility using Regression-based Methods on Longitudinal Massachusetts Antibiogram Data.  In: Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Health Informatics 2018.

 

Tlachac M, Rundensteiner E, Barton K, Troppy S, Beaulac K, Doron S, Zou J. CASSIA: An Assistant for Identifying Clinically and Statistically Significant Decreases in Antimicrobial Susceptibility. IEEE EMBS International Conference on Biomedical & Health Informatics (BHI) 2018. doi: 10.1109/BHI.2018.8333450

 

Vannier E, Krause PJ.  Babesiosis.  In: Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine, 20th edition, Jameson JL, Fauci AS, Kasper DL, Hauser SL, Longo DL, Loscalzo J, eds. The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc., pp. 1590-1594. 

 

Vindenes T, Jordan MR, Tibbs A, Stopka TJ, Johnson D, Cochran J. A genotypic and spatial epidemiologic analysis of Massachusetts' Mycobacterium tuberculosis cases from 2012 to 2015. Tuberculosis (Edinb). 2018 Sep;112:20-26.

 

WHO.  Global Action Plan on HIV Drug Resistance 2017–2021: 2018 progress report. 2018. Available at: https://www.who.int/hiv/pub/drugresistance/gap-hivdr-progress2018/en/

 

Wick J, Basein S and  Doron S. C. difficile microbiome manipulation. In: G. Bearman, S. Munoz-Price, D. Morgan, R. Murthy (Eds). Infection Prevention: new perspectives and controversies (2018). Springer International Publishing.

 

Wray S, Havrdova E, Snydman DR, Arnold DL, Cohen JA, Coles AJ, Hartung HP, Selmaj KW, Weiner HL, Daizadeh N, Margolin DH, Chirieac MC, Compston DAS. Infection risk with alemtuzumab decreases over time: pooled analysis of 6-year data from the CAMMS223, CARE-MS I, and CARE-MS II studies and the CAMMS03409 extension study. Mult Scler. 2018 Oct 5:1352458518796675. doi: 10.1177/1352458518796675. PubMed PMID: 30289355.

 

Wu X, Sharma B, Niles S, O'Connor K, Schilling R, Matluck N, D'Onofrio A, Hu LT, Lewis K. Identifying Vancomycin as an Effective Antibiotic for Killing Borrelia burgdorferi. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2018 Oct 24;62(11). pii: e01201-18. doi: 10.1128/AAC.01201-18. Print 2018 Nov. PubMed PMID: 30126963; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6201113.

 

Wurcel AG, Burke D, Skeer M, Landy D, Heimer R, Wong JB, Chui KKH, Stopka TJ. Sex work, injection drug use, and abscesses: Associations in women, but not men. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2018 Apr 1;185:293-297. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2017.12.028. Epub 2018 Feb 20. PubMed PMID: 29482054; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5991097.

 

Wurcel AG, Burke DJ, Wang JJ, Engle B, Noonan K, Knox TA, Kim AY, Linas BP. The Burden of Untreated HCV Infection in Hospitalized Inmates: a Hospital Utilization and Cost Analysis. J Urban Health. 2018 Aug;95(4):467-473. doi: 10.1007/s11524-018-0277-z. PubMed PMID: 30027427; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6095754.

 

Wurcel AG. Drug-Associated Infective Endocarditis Trends: What's All the Buzz About? Ann Intern Med. 2018 Dec 4. doi: 10.7326/M18-3026. PubMed PMID: 30508422.

Alarcon Falconi TM, Kulinkina AV, Mohan VR, Francis MR, Kattula D, Sarkar R,  Ward H, Kang G, Balraj V, Naumova EN. Quantifying tap-to-household water quality  deterioration in urban communities in Vellore, India: The impact of spatial assumptions. Int J Hyg Environ Health. 2017 Jan;220(1):29-36. doi: 10.1016/j.ijheh.2016.09.019. Epub 2016 Oct 3. PubMed PMID: 27773615.

Bertagnolio S, Beanland RL, Jordan MR, Doherty M, Hirnschall G. The World Health Organization's Response to Emerging Human Immunodeficiency Virus Drug Resistance and a Call for Global Action. J Infect Dis. 2017 Dec 1;216(suppl_9):S801-S804. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jix402. PubMed PMID: 29040686.

 

Boucher HW, Ambrose PG, Chambers HF, Ebright RH, Jezek A, Murray BE, Newland JG, Ostrowsky B, Rex JH; Infectious Diseases Society of America. White Paper: Developing Antimicrobial Drugs for Resistant Pathogens, Narrow-Spectrum Indications, and Unmet Needs. J Infect Dis. 2017 Jul 15;216(2):228-236. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jix211. Review. PubMed PMID: 28475768.

 

Boucher HW, Cosgrove SE, Cox E, Talbot GH. The Fight Against Multidrug-Resistant Bacteria. Ann Intern Med. 2017 Jan 3;166(1):78-79. doi: 10.7326/L16-0584. PubMed PMID: 28030674.

 

Boucher HW, Murray BE, Powderly WG. Proposed U.S. Funding Cuts Threaten Progress on Antimicrobial Resistance. Ann Intern Med. 2017 Nov 21;167(10):738-739. doi: 10.7326/M17-1678. Epub 2017 Sep 5. PubMed PMID: 28869976.

 

Chow JKL, Ganz T, Ruthazer R, Simpson MA, Pomfret EA, Gordon FD, Westerman ME, Snydman DR. Iron-related markers are associated with infection after liver transplantation. Liver Transpl. 2017 Dec;23(12):1541-1552. doi: 10.1002/lt.24817. PubMed PMID: 28703464; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5696081.

 

Cruz MS, AlarconFalconi TM, Hartwick MA, Venkat A, Ehrlich HY, Anandan S, Ward HD, Veeraraghavan B, Naumova EN. From hospitalization records to surveillance: The use of local patient profiles to characterize cholera in Vellore, India. PLoS One. 2017 Aug 18;12(8):e0182642. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0182642. eCollection 2017. PubMed PMID: 28820902; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5562306.

 

Daoud Z, Salem-Sokhn E, Dahdouh E, Irani J, Matar GM, Doron S. Resistance and  clonality in Escherichia coli and Klebsiella spp. and relationship with antibiotic consumption in major Lebanese hospitals. J Glob Antimicrob Resist. 2017 Dec;11:45-51. doi: 10.1016/j.jgar.2017.07.011. Epub 2017 Jul 26. PubMed PMID: 28756026.

 

 

 

DeCicco RePass MA, Chen Y, Lin Y, Zhou W, Kaplan DL, Ward HD. Novel Bioengineered Three-Dimensional Human Intestinal Model for Long-Term Infection of Cryptosporidium parvum. Infect Immun. 2017 Feb 23;85(3). pii: e00731-16. doi: 10.1128/IAI.00731-16. Print 2017 Mar. PubMed PMID: 28052996; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5328481.

 

Dehens, Joram & de Hemptinne, Maud & Galouchka, Michaël & Sajud, Abdus & Petrus van Otzel, Reinier & Vanhoorebeeck, Cedric & Wyszkowska, Małgorzata & Mosha, Fausta & Sangeda, Raphael & J Bernard, Edwin & Thompson, Marc & Kiekens, Anneleen & Baert, Saar & Ricardo Nova Blanco, Jorge & R Jordan, Michael & Vandamme, Anne-Mieke. (2017). Exploring the value and acceptability of peer support in the process of improving adherence to HIV antiretroviral drugs in Tanzania, Dar-es-Salaam. Transdisciplinary Insights. 1. 9-32. 10.11116/TDI2017.1.2.

 

Doernberg SB, Lodise TP, Thaden JT, Munita JM, Cosgrove SE, Arias CA, Boucher  HW, Corey GR, Lowy FD, Murray B, Miller LG, Holland TL; Gram-Positive Committee of the Antibacterial Resistance Leadership Group (ARLG). Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections: Research Priorities, Accomplishments, and Future Directions of the Antibacterial Resistance Leadership Group. Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Mar 15;64(suppl_1):S24-S29. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciw828. Review. PubMed PMID: 28350900.

 

Gardiner BJ, Chow JK, Price LL, Nierenberg NE, Kent DM, Snydman DR. Role of Secondary Prophylaxis With Valganciclovir in the Prevention of Recurrent Cytomegalovirus Disease in Solid Organ Transplant Recipients. Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Nov 29;65(12):2000-2007. doi: 10.1093/cid/cix696. PubMed PMID: 29020220.

 

Ghafari S, Memarnejadian A, Samarbaf-Zadeh A, Mostafavi E, Makvandi M, Salmanzadeh S, Ghadiri A, Jordan MR, Mousavi E, Jahanbakhsh F, Azadmanesh K. Prevalence of HIV-1 transmitted drug resistance in recently infected, treatment-naïve persons in the Southwest of Iran, 2014-2015. Arch Virol. 2017 Sep;162(9):2737-2745. doi: 10.1007/s00705-017-3431-0. Epub 2017 Jun 6. Erratum in: Arch Virol. 2017 Dec 4;:. PubMed PMID: 28589513.

 

Global action plan on HIV drug resistance 2017–2021. World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland. 2017. http://www.who.int/hiv/pub/drugresistance/hivdr-action-plan-2017-2021/en/

 

Goulart MA, Wurcel AG, Stopka TS. Investigating the Geographic Distribution of Shigellosis Among Men and Women in Massachusetts: Possible Implications for Men Who Have Sex With Men. Sexually Transmitted Diseases, epub Sept 13, 2017.

 

Guidance for sampling ART clinics in countries combining surveillance of pre-treatment HIV drug resistance and acquired HIV drug resistance at 12 and 48+ months. World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland. 2017. http://www.who.int/hiv/pub/drugresistance/hivdr-sampling-guidance-2017/en/

 

Guidelines on the public health response to pretreatment HIV drug resistance. Supplement to the 2016 consolidated guidelines on the use of antiretroviral drugs for treating and preventing HIV infection: second edition June 2016. World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland. 2017. http://www.who.int/hiv/pub/guidelines/hivdr-guidelines-2017/en/

 

HIVDR EWI sampling, abstraction and reporting guidance. Annex 2.4.6 of Consolidated guidelines on person-centred HIV patient monitoring and case surveillance. http://www.who.int/hiv/pub/guidelines/WHO_Consolidated_Guidelines_Annexes_2.4.6.pdf?ua=1.

 

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Huong Q. McLean, Ph.D., M.P.H., Jeffrey J. VanWormer, Ph.D., Brian D.W. Chow, M.D., Becky Birchmeier, R.N., M.S., Elizabeth Vickers, M.P.H., Edna DeVries, M.D., James Meyer, M.D., Jeffrey Moore, M.D., Michael M. McNeil, M.D., M.P.H., Shannon Stokley, Dr.P.H., Julianne Gee, M.P.H., Edward A. Belongia, M.D.  “Improving human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine use in an integrated health system: impact of a provider and staff intervention“  Journal of Adolescent Health. (2017) Aug; 61(2):252-258

 

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Ishida JH, Patel A, Mehta AK, Gatault P, McBride JM, Burgess T, Derby MA, Snydman DR, Emu B, Feierbach B, Fouts AE, Maia M, Deng R, Rosenberger CM, Gennaro LA, Striano NS, Liao XC, Tavel JA. Phase 2 Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial of RG7667, a Combination Monoclonal Antibody, for Prevention of Cytomegalovirus Infection in High-Risk Kidney Transplant Recipients. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2017 Jan 24;61(2). pii: e01794-16. doi:  10.1128/AAC.01794-16. Print 2017 Feb. PubMed PMID: 27872061; PubMed Central

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Kattula D, Jeyavelu N, Prabhakaran AD, Premkumar PS, Velusamy V, Venugopal S, Geetha JC, Lazarus RP, Das P, Nithyanandhan K, Gunasekaran C, Muliyil J, Sarkar R, Wanke C, Ajjampur SS, Babji S, Naumova EN, Ward HD, Kang G. Natural History of Cryptosporidiosis in a Birth Cohort in Southern India. Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Feb  1;64(3):347-354. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciw730. Epub 2016 Nov 9. PubMed PMID: 28013266; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5241779.

 

Killpack TL, Ballesteros M, Bunnell SC, Bedugnis A, Kobzik L, Hu LT, Petnicki-Ocwieja T. Phagocytic Receptors Activate Syk and Src Signaling during Borrelia burgdorferi Phagocytosis. Infect Immun. 2017 Sep 20;85(10). pii: e00004-17. doi: 10.1128/IAI.00004-17. Print 2017 Oct. PubMed PMID: 28717031; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5607427.

 

Klein BA, Cornacchione LP, Collins M, Malamy MH, Duncan MJ, Hu LT. Using Tn-seq To Identify Pigmentation-Related Genes of Porphyromonas gingivalis: Characterization of the Role of a Putative Glycosyltransferase. J Bacteriol. 2017 Jun 27;199(14). pii: e00832-16. doi: 10.1128/JB.00832-16. Print 2017 Jul 15. PubMed PMID: 28484050; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5494742.

 

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Larkin B, Ilyukha V, Sorokin M, Buzdin A, Vannier E, Poltorak A. Cutting Edge: Activation of STING in T Cells Induces Type I IFN Responses and Cell Death. J Immunol. 2017 Jul 15;199(2):397-402. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1601999. Epub 2017 Jun 14. PubMed PMID: 28615418; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5525333.

 

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Mokhtar RR, Holick MF, Sempértegui F, Griffiths JK, Estrella B, Moore LL, Fox MP, Hamer DH. Vitamin D status is associated with underweight and stunting in children aged 6-36 months residing in the Ecuadorian Andes. Public Health Nutr. 2017 Nov 22:1-12. doi: 10.1017/S1368980017002816. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29162164.

 

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Natamba BK, Meta S, Achan J, Stoltzfus RJ, Griffiths JK, Young SL. Response to the Letter by Natamba et al. Matern Child Nutr. 2017 Jul;13(3). doi: 10.1111/mcn.12427. PubMed PMID: 28660753.

 

Natamba BK, Mehta S, Achan J, Stoltzfus RJ, Griffiths JK, Young SL. The association between food insecurity and depressive symptoms severity among pregnant women differs by social support category: a cross-sectional study. Matern Child Nutr. 2017 Jul;13(3). doi: 10.1111/mcn.12351. Epub 2016 Aug 9. PubMed PMID: 27507230.

 

Padmapriyadarsini C, Ramesh K, Sekar L, Ramachandran G, Reddy D, Narendran G, Sekar S, Chandrasekar C, Anbarasu D, Wanke C, Swaminathan S. Factors affecting high-density lipoprotein cholesterol in HIV-infected patients on nevirapine-based antiretroviral therapy. Indian J Med Res. 2017 May;145(5):641-650. doi: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_1611_15. PubMed PMID: 28948955; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5644299.

 

Padmapriyadarsini C, Shet A, Srinivasan R, Ramachandran G, Sanjeeva GN, Devi  P, Ramesh K, Bhavani PK, Reddy D, Suresh E, Chandrasekhar C, Wanke C, Swaminathan S. High Prevalence of Lipid Abnormalities and Insulin Resistance Among Antiretroviral Naïve HIV-Infected Children in India. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2017 Nov 20. doi: 10.1097/INF.0000000000001829. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29189659.

 

Paredes R, Tzou PL, van Zyl G, Barrow G, Camacho R, Carmona S, Grant PM, Gupta RK, Hamers RL, Harrigan PR, Jordan MR, Kantor R, Katzenstein DA, Kuritzkes  DR, Maldarelli F, Otelea D, Wallis CL, Schapiro JM, Shafer RW. Collaborative update of a rule-based expert system for HIV-1 genotypic resistance test interpretation. PLoS One. 2017 Jul 28;12(7):e0181357. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0181357. eCollection 2017. PubMed PMID: 28753637; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5533429.

 

Phillips AN, Cambiano V, Nakagawa F, Revill P, Jordan MR, Hallett TB, Doherty M, De Luca A, Lundgren JD, Mhangara M, Apollo T, Mellors J, Nichols B, Parikh U,  Pillay D, Rinke de Wit T, Sigaloff K, Havlir D, Kuritzkes DR, Pozniak A, van de Vijver D, Vitoria M, Wainberg MA, Raizes E, Bertagnolio S; Working Group on Modelling Potential Responses to High Levels of Pre-ART Drug Resistance in Sub-Saharan Africa. Cost-effectiveness of public-health policy options in the presence of pretreatment NNRTI drug resistance in sub-Saharan Africa: a modeling study. Lancet HIV. 2017 Nov 22. pii: S2352-3018(17)30190-X. doi: 10.1016/S2352-3018(17)30190-X. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29174084.

 

Phillips AN, Stover J, Cambiano V, Nakagawa F, Jordan MR, Pillay D, Doherty M, Revill P, Bertagnolio S. Impact of HIV Drug Resistance on HIV/AIDS-Associated  Mortality, New Infections, and Antiretroviral Therapy Program Costs in Sub-Saharan Africa. J Infect Dis. 2017 May 1;215(9):1362-1365. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jix089. PubMed PMID: 28329236; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5451603.

 

Poutsiaka DD, Mahoney IJ, McDermott LA, Stern LL, Thorpe CM, Kane AV, Baez-Giangreco C, McKinney J, Davidson LE, Leyva R, Goldin B, Snydman DR.   Selective method for identification and quantification of Bifidobacterium animalis subspecies lactis BB-12 (BB-12) from the gastrointestinal tract of healthy volunteers ingesting a combination probiotic of BB-12 and Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG.  J Appl Microbiol. 2017 May;122(5):1321-1332. doi: 10.1111/jam.13436. Epub 2017 Apr 4.PMID: 28256070.

 

Ramsey ME, Hyde JA, Medina-Perez DN, Lin T, Gao L, Lundt ME, Li X, Norris SJ, Skare JT, Hu LT. A high-throughput genetic screen identifies previously uncharacterized Borrelia burgdorferi genes important for resistance against reactive oxygen and nitrogen species. PLoS Pathog. 2017 Feb 17;13(2):e1006225. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1006225. eCollection 2017 Feb. PubMed PMID: 28212410; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5333916.

 

Sackey J, Zhang FF, Rogers B, Aryeetey R, Wanke C. Implementation of a nutrition assessment, counseling and support program and its association with body mass index among people living with HIV in Accra, Ghana. AIDS Care. 2017 Dec 28:1-5. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2017.1420137. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29284281.

 

Shane AL, Mody RK, Crump JA, Tarr PI, Steiner TS, Kotloff K, Langley JM, Wanke C, Warren CA, Cheng AC, Cantey J, Pickering LK. 2017 Infectious Diseases Society of America Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Infectious Diarrhea. Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Nov 29;65(12):1963-1973. doi: 10.1093/cid/cix959. PubMed PMID: 29194529.

 

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C. Sharma, B. Chow.  “A case of atypical Synovitis-acne-pustulosis-hyperostosis-osteitis (SAPHO) syndrome presenting with osteomyelitis of clavicle.” Wisconsin Medicine Journal.  (2017) 116(2): 87-88.

 

Steere AC, Franc S, Wormser GP, Hu LT, Branda JA, Hovius JWR, Li X, Mead PS. Correction: Lyme borreliosis. Nat Rev Dis Primers. 2017 Aug 3;3:17062. doi: 10.1038/nrdp.2017.62. PubMed PMID: 28770818.

 

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Vickers RJ, Tillotson GS, Nathan R, Hazan S, Pullman J, Lucasti C, Deck K, Yacyshyn B, Maliakkal B, Pesant Y, Tejura B, Roblin D, Gerding DN, Wilcox MH; CoDIFy study group. Efficacy and safety of ridinilazole compared with vancomycin for the treatment of Clostridium difficile infection: a phase 2, randomised, double-blind, active-controlled, non-inferiority study. Lancet Infect Dis. 2017 Jul;17(7):735-744. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(17)30235-9. Epub 2017 Apr 28. PubMed PMID: 28461207; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5483507.

 

Vohr BR, Poggi Davis E, Wanke CA, Krebs NF. Neurodevelopment: The Impact of Nutrition and Inflammation During Preconception and Pregnancy in Low-Resource Settings. Pediatrics. 2017 Apr;139(Suppl 1):S38-S49. doi: 10.1542/peds.2016-2828F. Review. PubMed PMID: 28562247.

 

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Widen EM, Collins SM, Khan H, Biribawa C, Acidri D, Achoko W, Achola H, Ghosh S, Griffiths JK, Young SL. Food insecurity, but not HIV-infection status, is associated with adverse changes in body composition during lactation in Ugandan women of mixed HIV status. Am J Clin Nutr. 2017 Feb;105(2):361-368. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.116.142513. Epub 2017 Jan 4. PubMed PMID: 28052888; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5267304.

 

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Wurcel AG, Chen DD, Chui KKH, Knox TA. "Tweak Your Order Set!" Implementation of Modified Laboratory Order Set Improves Hepatitis C Virus Screening Rates in People Living With Human Immunodeficiency Virus. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2017 May 16;4(2):ofx098. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofx098. eCollection 2017 Spring. PubMed PMID: 28852673; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5569929.

 

Wurcel AG, Yu S, Pacheco M, Warner K. Contracts with people who inject drugs following valve surgery: Unrealistic and misguided expectations. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2017 Dec;154(6):2002. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.07.020. PubMed PMID: 29132892.

 

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Alraddadi B, Nierenberg NE, Price LL, Chow JK, Poutsiaka DD, Rohrer RJ, Cooper JT, Freeman RB, Snydman DR. Characteristics and outcomes of neutropenia after orthotopic liver transplantation. Liver Transpl. 2016 Feb;22(2):217-25. doi:10.1002/lt.24332. PubMed PMID: 26336061; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4731308. 

Beaulac K, Corcione S, Epstein L, Davidson LE, Doron S. Antimicrobial Stewardship in a Long-Term Acute Care Hospital Using Offsite Electronic Medical Record Audit. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2016 Apr;37(4):433-9. doi: 10.1017/ice.2015.319. PubMed PMID: 26752662. 

Belizário JE, Fontes-Oliveira CC, Borges JP, Kashiabara JA, Vannier E. Skeletal muscle wasting and renewal: a pivotal role of myokine IL-6. Springerplus. 2016 May 13;5:619. doi: 10.1186/s40064-016-2197-2. Review. PubMed PMID: 27330885; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4870483. 

Boucher HW, Bakken JS, Murray BE. The United Nations and the Urgent Need for Coordinated Global Action in the Fight Against Antimicrobial Resistance. Ann Intern Med. 2016 Dec 6;165(11):812-813. doi: 10.7326/M16-2079. PubMed PMID: 27653291. 

Chow BD, Reardon JL, Perry EO, Laforce-Nesbitt SS, Tucker R, Bliss JM. Host Defense Proteins in Breast Milk and Neonatal Yeast Colonization. J Hum Lact. 2016 Feb;32(1):168-73. doi: 10.1177/0890334415592402. PubMed PMID: 26116637.

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Dinh DM, Ramadass B, Kattula D, Sarkar R, Braunstein P, Tai A, Wanke CA, Hassoun S, Kane AV, Naumova EN, Kang G, Ward HD. Longitudinal Analysis of the Intestinal Microbiota in Persistently Stunted Young Children in South India. PLoS One. 2016 May 26;11(5):e0155405. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0155405. PubMed PMID:  27228122; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4881907. 

Diuk-Wasser MA, Vannier E, Krause PJ. Coinfection by Ixodes Tick-Borne Pathogens: Ecological, Epidemiological, and Clinical Consequences. Trends Parasitol. 2016 Jan;32(1):30-42. doi: 10.1016/j.pt.2015.09.008. Review. PubMed PMID: 26613664; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4713283. 

Dunne MW, Talbot GH, Boucher HW, Wilcox M, Puttagunta S. Safety of Dalbavancin in the Treatment of Skin and Skin Structure Infections: A Pooled Analysis of Randomized, Comparative Studies. Drug Saf. 2016 Feb;39(2):147-57. doi: 10.1007/s40264-015-0374-9. Review. PubMed PMID: 26715497; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4735234. 

Gabardi S, Martin S, Sura M, Mohammed A, Golan Y. Micafungin treatment and eradication of candiduria among hospitalized patients. Int Urol Nephrol. 2016 Nov;48(11):1881-1885. PubMed PMID: 27587066. 

Gardiner BJ, Golan Y. Ceftazidime-avibactam (CTZ-AVI) as a treatment for hospitalized adult patients with complicated intra-abdominal infections. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther. 2016;14(5):451-63. doi: 10.1586/14787210.2016.1173542. Review. PubMed PMID: 27042762. 

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Gardiner BJ, Snydman DR. Editorial Commentary: Chronic Lung Allograft Dysfunction in Lung Transplant Recipients: Another Piece of the Puzzle. Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Feb 1;62(3):320-2. doi: 10.1093/cid/civ877. PubMed PMID:26565009. 

Gelfand JA, Vannier E. Clinical manifestations, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of babesiosis. UpToDate. Last update on September 29, 2016. 

Goulart MA, Wurcel AG. Shigellosis in men who have sex with men: an overlooked opportunity to counsel with pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV. Int J STD AIDS. 2016 Nov;27(13):1236-1238. PubMed PMID: 26945593. 

Hu LT. Lyme Disease. Ann Intern Med. 2016 May 3;164(9):ITC65-ITC80. doi: 10.7326/AITC201605030. PubMed PMID: 27136224. 

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Huong Q. McLean, Ph.D., Brian D.W. Chow, M.D., Jeffrey J. VanWormer, Ph.D. ,  Jennifer P. King, M.P.H., Edward A. Belongia, M.D. “The Effect of Statin Use on Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness”.  JID. (2016) 214(8):1150-1158.  PMCID: 5034952 

Isaac R, Paul B, Geethanajali FS, Kang G, Wanke C.  Role of Intestinal Dysfunction in the Nutritional Compromise Seen in Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Infected Adults in Rural India.  Trop Doct 2016 Jan 24. 

Jandhyala DM, Wong J, Mantis NJ, Magun BE, Leong JM, Thorpe CM. A Novel Zak Knockout Mouse with a Defective Ribotoxic Stress Response. Toxins (Basel). 2016 Sep 2;8(9). pii: E259. doi: 10.3390/toxins8090259. PubMed PMID: 27598200; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5037485. 

J. Wick, K. Beaulac, S. Doron. Evaluation of a Healthcare-Associated Urinary Tract Infection Combination Antibiogram. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology 2016; 37(9); 1101-4. doi: 10.1017/ice.2016.108.

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Kern A, Zhou CW, Jia F, Xu Q, Hu LT. Live-vaccinia virus encapsulation in pH-sensitive polymer increases safety of a reservoir-targeted Lyme disease vaccine by targeting gastrointestinal release. Vaccine. 2016 Aug 31;34(38):4507-13. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2016.07.059. PubMed PMID: 27502570; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4996687. 

Kociolek LK, Gerding DN, Osmolski JR, Patel SJ, Snydman DR, McDermott LA, Hecht DW. Differences in the molecular epidemiology and antibiotic susceptibility of Clostridium difficile isolates in pediatric and adult patients. Antimicrobial Agents Chemother 2016; 60: 4896-4900. PMID 27270275 

Kohli R, Winston D, Sheehan H, Muzzio E, Benetucci J, Weissenbacher M, Wanke C, Knox T, Tang A. Cholesterol Levels in HIV- and/or HCV-Infected Drug Users Living in Argentina. J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care. 2016 Sep;15(5):400-5. doi: 10.1177/2325957415614650. PubMed PMID: 26518591; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4851908. 

Kulinkina AV, Mohan VR, Francis MR, Kattula D, Sarkar R, Plummer JD, Ward H,  Kang G, Balraj V, Naumova EN. Seasonality of water quality and diarrheal disease counts in urban and rural settings in south India. Sci Rep. 2016 Feb 12;6:20521.  doi: 10.1038/srep20521. PubMed PMID: 26867519; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4751522. 

Lemieux JE, Tran AD, Freimark L, Schaffner SF, Goethert H, Andersen KG, Bazner S, Li A, McGrath G, Sloan L, Vannier E, Milner D, Pritt B, Rosenberg E, Telford S 3rd, Bailey JA, Sabeti PC. A global map of genetic diversity in Babesia microti reveals strong population structure and identifies variants associated with clinical relapse. Nat Microbiol. 2016 Jun 13;1(7):16079. doi: 10.1038/nmicrobiol.2016.79. PubMed PMID: 27572973. 

Ludington JG, Ward HD. The Cryptosporidium parvum C-Type Lectin CpClec Mediates Infection of Intestinal Epithelial Cells via Interactions with Sulfated  Proteoglycans. Infect Immun. 2016 Apr 22;84(5):1593-602. doi: 10.1128/IAI.01410-15. PubMed PMID: 26975991; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4862729.

Lyons JD, Mittal R, Fay KT, Chen CW, Liang Z, Margoles LM, Burd EM, Farris AB, Ford ML, Coopersmith CM. Murine Lung Cancer Increases CD4+ T Cell Apoptosis and Decreases Gut Proliferative Capacity in Sepsis. PLoS One. 2016 Mar 28;11(3):e0149069. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0149069. PubMed PMID: 27018973; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4809578. 

Margoles LM, Mittal R, Klingensmith NJ, Lyons JD, Liang Z, Serbanescu MA, Wagener ME, Coopersmith CM, Ford ML. Chronic Alcohol Ingestion Delays T Cell Activation and Effector Function in Sepsis. PLoS One. 2016 Nov 18;11(11):e0165886. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0165886. PubMed PMID: 27861506; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5115670. 

McLean HQ, Chow BD, VanWormer JJ, King JP, Belongia EA. Effect of Statin Use on Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness. J Infect Dis. 2016 Oct 15;214(8):1150-8. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiw335. PubMed PMID: 27471318; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5034952. 

Miller LC, Joshi N, Lohani M, Singh R, Bhatta N, Rogers B, Griffiths JK, Ghosh S, Mahato S, Singh P, Webb P. Head growth of undernourished children in rural Nepal: association with demographics, health and diet. Paediatr Int Child Health. 2016 May;36(2):91-101. doi: 10.1080/20469047.2015.1133517. PubMed PMID: 27077633. 

Mutenda N, Bukowski A, Nitschke AM, Nakanyala T, Hamunime N, Mekonen T, Tjituka F, Mazibuko G, Mwinga S, Mabirizi D, Sagwa E, Indongo R, Dean N, Jordan MR, Hong SY. Assessment of the World Health Organization's HIV Drug Resistance Early Warning Indicators in Main and Decentralized Outreach Antiretroviral Therapy Sites in Namibia. PLoS One. 2016 Dec 1;11(12):e0166649. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0166649. PubMed PMID: 27906995; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5132260. 

Natamba BK, Mehta S, Achan J, Stoltzfus RJ, Griffiths JK, Young SL. The association between food insecurity and depressive symptoms severity among pregnant women differs by social support category: a cross-sectional study. Matern Child Nutr. 2016 Aug 9. doi: 10.1111/mcn.12351. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27507230. 

Naumova EN, Liss A, Jagai JS, Behlau I, Griffiths JK. Hospitalizations due to selected infections caused by opportunistic premise plumbing pathogens (OPPP) and reported drug resistance in the United States older adult population in 1991-2006. J Public Health Policy. 2016 Sep 12. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27619552. 

Olivero RM, Hamer DH, MacLeod WB, Benoit CM, Sanchez-Vegas C, Jentes ES, Chen LH, Wilson ME, Marano N, Yanni EA, Ooi WW, Karchmer AW, Kogelman L, Barnett ED. Dengue Virus Seroconversion in Travelers to Dengue-Endemic Areas. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Nov 2;95(5):1130-1136. PubMed PMID: 27573631; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5094229. 

Paulus JK, Switkowski KM, Allison GM, Connors M, Buchsbaum RJ, Freund KM, Blazey-Martin D. Where is the leak in the pipeline? Investigating gender differences in academic promotion at an academic medical centre.  Perspect Med Educ. 2016 Apr;5(2):125-8. doi: 10.1007/s40037-016-0263-7.PMID: 27001528 

Rogawski ET, Meshnick SR, Becker-Dreps S, Adair LS, Sandler RS, Sarkar R, Kattula D, Ward HD, Kang G, Westreich DJ. Reduction in diarrhoeal rates through interventions that prevent unnecessary antibiotic exposure early in life in an observational birth cohort. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2016 May;70(5):500-5. doi: 10.1136/jech-2015-206635. PubMed PMID: 26621194; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5030489. 

Rogawski ET, Westreich DJ, Kang G, Ward HD, Cole SR. Brief Report: Estimating Differences and Ratios in Median Times to Event. Epidemiology. 2016 Nov;27(6):848-51. doi: 10.1097/EDE.0000000000000539. PubMed PMID: 27465526; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5039102. 

Rogo T, Habimana R, Chow B, McCulloh R.  “High incidence of bacteria resistant to WHO recommended empiric antibiotics for neonatal sepsis at a tertiary level neonatology unit in Rwanda.”  Rwanda Medical  Journal. (2016) 73(2):10-14. 

Saif MW, Agarwal A, Hellinger J, Park DJ, Volkmann E. Scleroderma in a Patient on Capecitabine: Is this a Variant of Hand-Foot Syndrome? Cureus. 2016 Jun 30;8(6):e663. doi: 10.7759/cureus.663. PubMed PMID: 27493845; PubMed Central  PMCID: PMC4968779. 

Sanchez E, Vannier E, Wormser GP, Hu LT. Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention of Lyme Disease, Human Granulocytic Anaplasmosis, and Babesiosis: A Review. JAMA. 2016 Apr 26;315(16):1767-77. doi: 10.1001/jama.2016.2884. Review. PubMed PMID: 27115378. 

Sanchez EH, Mendes RE, Sader HS, Allison GM. In vivo emergence of ceftaroline resistance during therapy for MRSA vertebral osteomyelitis. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2016 Jun;71(6):1736-8. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkw001. PubMed PMID: 26861570; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4867098. 

Serbanescu MA, Ramonell KM, Hadley A, Margoles LM, Mittal R, Lyons JD, Liang Z, Coopersmith CM, Ford ML, McConnell KW. Attrition of memory CD8 T cells during sepsis requires LFA-1. J Leukoc Biol. 2016 Nov;100(5):1167-1180. PubMed PMID: 27286793; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5069090. 

Snydman DR, Jacobus NV, McDermott LA. In Vitro Evaluation of the Activity of Imipenem-Relebactam against 451 Recent Clinical Isolates of Bacteroides Group and Related Species. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2016 Sep 23;60(10):6393-7. doi: 10.1128/AAC.01125-16. PubMed PMID: 27480858; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5038300. 

Steere AC, Strle F, Wormser GP, Hu LT, Branda JA, Hovius JW, Li X, Mead PS. Lyme borreliosis. Nat Rev Dis Primers. 2016 Dec 15;2:16090. doi: 10.1038/nrdp.2016.90. Review. PubMed PMID: 27976670. 

Talbot, G.H., J.H. Powers, S. C. Hoffmann, and Biomarkers Consortium of the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health CABP-ABSSSI and HABP-VABP Project Teams. Developing Outcomes Assessments as Endpoints for Registrational Clinical Trials of Antibacterial Drugs: 2015 Update From the Biomarkers Consortium of the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 2016, Mar 1; 62(5):603-7. doi: 10.1093/cid/civ927. 

Troy EB, Lin T, Gao L, Lazinski DW, Lundt M, Camilli A, Norris SJ, Hu LT. Global Tn-seq analysis of carbohydrate utilization and vertebrate infectivity of  Borrelia burgdorferi. Mol Microbiol. 2016 Sep;101(6):1003-23. doi: 10.1111/mmi.13437. PubMed PMID: 27279039; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5028225.

Wick J, Beaulac K, Doron S. Evaluation of a Healthcare-Associated Urinary Tract Infection Combination Antibiogram. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2016 Sep;37(9):1101-4. doi: 10.1017/ice.2016.108. PubMed PMID: 27291640. 

Wurcel AG, Anderson JE, Chui KK, Skinner S, Knox TA, Snydman DR, Stopka TJ. Increasing Infectious Endocarditis Admissions Among Young People Who Inject Drugs. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2016 Jul 26;3(3):ofw157. PubMed PMID: 27800528; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5084714. 

Wurcel AG, Chen DD, Fitzpatrick RE, Grasberger PE, Kirshner CH, Anderson JE, Chui KK, Knox TA. Hepatitis C Screening in People With Human Immunodeficiency Virus: Lessons Learned From Syphilis Screening. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2016 Feb 12;3(1):ofv215. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofv215. PubMed PMID: 26885544; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4751919.

 

 

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Lee B, Tam I, Weigel B 4th, Breeze JL, Paulus JK, Nelson J, Allison GM. Comparative outcomes of β-lactam antibiotics in outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy: treatment success, readmissions and antibiotic switches. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2015 Aug;70(8):2389-96. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkv130. Epub 2015 May 29.

Chow BD, Reardon JL, Perry EO, Laforce-Nesbitt SS, Tucker R, Bliss JM. Host Defense Proteins in Breast Milk and Neonatal Yeast Colonization.  J Hum Lact. 2016 Feb;32(1):168-73. doi: 10.1177/0890334415592402. Epub 2015 Jun 26. PMID: 26116637.

J.A. Reich, M. Young, S.E. Callahan, K.M. Callahan, L.W. Crossley, S.I. Doron, D.R. Syndman, S.A. Nasraway. Physician report cards and rankings yield long-lasting hand hygiene compliance exceeding 90%. Critical Care 2015; 19(1): 292. DOI: 10.1186/s13054-015-1008-4.

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M. Mizusawa, S. Doron, S. Gorbach. Clostridium difficile diarrhea in the elderly: current issues and management options. Drugs and Aging 2015; 32(8), DOI 10.1007/s40266-015-0289-2.

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Snydman DR, McDermott LA, Jacobus NV, Thorpe C, Stone S, Jenkins SG, Goldstein EJ, Patel R, Forbes BA, Mirrett S, Johnson S, Gerding DN.  A US based national sentinel surveillance study for the epidemiology of clostridium difficile associated diarrheal isolates and their susceptibility to Fidaxomicin.  Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2015; 59 :6437-43.  PMID: 26239985. 

Doron S, Hibberd PL, Goldin B, Thorpe C, McDermott LA, Snydman DR.  Effect of lactobacillus rhamnosus GG administration on vancomycin-resistant enterococcus colonization in adults with comorbidities.  Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2015; 59(8):4593-9.  PMID:  26014940.           

Miescher SM, Huber TM, Kuhne M, Lieby P, Snydman DR, Vensak JL, Berger M.  In vitro evaluation of cytomegalovirus-specific hyperimmune globulins vs. standard intravenous immunoglobulins.  Vox Sang 2015; 109(1):71-8.  PMID:  25766313.
 
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Tang AM, Quick T, Chung M, Wanke CA.  Nutrition Assessment Counseling and Support Interventions to Improve Health-Related Outcomes in People Living with HIV/AIDS: A Systematic Review of the Literature.  JAIDS 2015 April 15; 88Suppl3: S340-S349. 

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Lake JE, McComsey GA, Hulgan T, Wanke CA, Mangili A, Walmsley SL, Currier JS.  Switch to Raltegravir from Protease Inhibitor on Nonnucleoside Reverse – Transcriptase Inhibitor Does not Reduce Visceral Fat in Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Infected Women with Centreal Adiposity.  Open Forum Infect Dis 2015 April; 2(2):ofv059.  PMCID: PMC4567084. 

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Kohli R, Winston D, Sheehan H, Muzzio E, Benetucci J, Weissenbacher M, Wanke CA, Knox TA, Tang AM. Cholesterol Levels in HIV-and/or HCV-Infected Drug Users Living in Argentina.  J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care 2015 Oct 30. 

Saghayam S, Wanke CA.  The Impact of Nutritional Status and Nutrition Supplementation on Outcomes along the HIV Treatment Cascade in the Resource-Limited Setting.  Current Opinion in HIV AIDS 2015 Nov.

Rogawski ET, Westreich DJ, Adair LS, Becker-Dreps S, Sandler RS, Sarkar R, Kattula D, Ward HD, Meshnick S, Kang G. Early Life Antibiotic Exposure Is Not Associated with Growth in Young Children of Vellore, India. The Journal of Pediatrics. 2015; 167(5):1096-102.e3. PubMed [journal] PMID: 26372535

Kattula D, Francis MR, Kulinkina A, Sarkar R, Mohan VR, Babji S, Ward HD, Kang G, Balraj V, Naumova EN. Environmental predictors of diarrhoeal infection for rural and urban communities in south India in children and adults. Epidemiology and Infection. 2015; 143(14):3036-47. PubMed [journal] PMID: 25690841.

Collinet-Adler S, Babji S, Francis M, Kattula D, Premkumar PS, Sarkar R, Mohan VR, Ward H, Kang G, Balraj V, Naumova EN. Environmental Factors Associated with High Fly Densities and Diarrhea in Vellore, India. Applied and Environmental microbiology. 2015; 81(17):6053-8. PubMed [journal] PMID: 26116684, PMCID: PMC4551260.

Ludington JG, Ward HD. Systemic and Mucosal Immune Responses to Cryptosporidium-Vaccine Development. Current Tropical Medicine Reports. 2015; 2(3):171-180. NIHMSID: NIHMS709715 PubMed [journal] PMID: 26279971, PMCID:  PMC4535728

Rogawski ET, Westreich D, Becker-Dreps S, Adair LS, Sandler RS, Sarkar R, Kattula D, Ward HD, Meshnick SR, Kang G. The effect of early life antibiotic exposures on diarrheal rates among young children in Vellore, India. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 2015; 34(6):583-8. NIHMSID: NIHMS667800 PubMed [journal] PMID: 25742244, PMCID: PMC4431927.

Rogawski ET, Westreich DJ, Becker-Dreps S, Adair LS, Sandler RS, Sarkar R, Kattula D, Ward HD, Meshnick SR, Kang G. Antibiotic treatment of diarrhoea is associated with decreased time to the next diarrhoea episode among young children in Vellore, India. International Journal of Epidemiology. 2015; 44(3):978-87. PubMed [journal] PMID: 25929259, PMCID: PMC4607743.

Kane AV, Dinh DM, Ward HD. Childhood malnutrition and the intestinal microbiome. Pediatric Research. 2015; 77(1-2):256-62. NIHMSID: NIHMS693172 PubMed [journal] PMID: 25356748, PMCID: PMC4476274.

Checkley W, White AC Jr, Jaganath D, Arrowood MJ, Chalmers RM, Chen XM, Fayer R, Griffiths JK, Guerrant RL, Hedstrom L, Huston CD, Kotloff KL, Kang G, Mead JR, Miller M, Petri WA Jr, Priest JW, Roos DS, Striepen B, Thompson RC, Ward HD, Van Voorhis WA, Xiao L, Zhu G, Houpt ER. A review of the global burden, novel diagnostics, therapeutics, and vaccine targets for cryptosporidium. The Lancet. Infectious Diseases. 2015; 15(1):85-94. NIHMSID: NIHMS661690 PubMed [journal] PMID: 25278220, PMCID: PMC4401121.

Dinh DM, Volpe GE, Duffalo C, Bhalchandra S, Tai AK, Kane AV, Wanke CA, Ward HD. Intestinal microbiota, microbial translocation, and systemic inflammation in chronic HIV infection. The Journal of Infectious Diseases. 2015; 211(1):19-27. PubMed [journal] PMID: 25057045, PMCID: PMC4326316.

Wurcel AG, Merchant E, Clark R, Stone DR. Emerging and Under-Recognized Complications of Illicit Drug Use. Clinical Infectious Diseases Dec 15 2015; 61 (12): 1840-1849.

S. Doron, P. L. Hibberd, B. Goldin, C. Thorpe, L. McDermott, D. R. Snydman. Effect of Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG Administration on vancomycin resistant Enterococcus colonization in adults with comorbidities. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 2015;59 (8): 4593-4599.

 

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Boucher, H.W., M. Wilcox, G.H. Talbot, S. Puttagunta, A.F. Das, M.D. Dunne.  Once-Weekly Dalbavancin versus Daily Conventional Therapy for Skin Infection.  New England Journal of Medicine 2014; 370: 2169-2179.  (Lead article for June 5 edition). doi: 0.1056/NEJMoa1310480.

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Weston, A., H.W. Boucher. Early High-Dose Daptomycin for MRSA Bloodstream Infections with Elevated Vanomcycin MICs: Ready for Prime Time? Clinical Infectious Diseases 2013; 56(11):1570–2. doi: 10.1093/cid/cit118.

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Sluis-Cremer N, Jordan MR, Huber K, Wallis CL, Bertagnolio S, Mellors JW, Parkin NT, Richard Harrigan P. E138A in HIV-1 reverse transcriptase is more common in subtype C than B: Implications for rilpivirine use in resource-limited  settings. Antiviral Res. 2014 Jul;107:31-4. doi: 10.1016/j.antiviral.2014.04.001. Epub 2014 Apr 16. PubMed PMID: 24746459.

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Volpe GE, Ward H, Mwamburi M, Dinh D, Bhalchandra S, Wanke C, Kane AV. Associations of cocaine use and HIV infection with the intestinal microbiota, microbial translocation, and inflammation. J Stud Alcohol Drugs. 2014 Mar;75(2):347-57. PubMed PMID: 24650829; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3965688.

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Weston A, Golan Y, Holcroft C, Snydman DR. The efficacy of daptomycin versus vancomycin for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infection in patients with impaired renal function. Clin Infect Dis. 2014 Jun;58(11):1533-9. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciu165. Epub 2014 Mar 18. PubMed PMID: 24642554; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4017894.

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Allison GM, Muldoon EG, Kent D, Paulus JK, Ruthazer R, Ren A, Snydman DRPrediction Model for 30-day Hospital Readmissions among Patients Discharged Receiving Outpatient Parenteral Antibiotic Therapy (OPAT).  Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Dec 19.  PMID:24357220

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Bhalchandra S, Ludington J, Coppens I, Ward HDIdentification and characterization of Cryptosporidium parvum Clec, a novel C-type lectin domain-containing mucin-like glycoprotein.  Infect Immun. 2013 Sep;81(9):3356-65. PMID:23817613

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Chen LH, Barnett ED, Wilson ME, Macleod W, Yanni EA, Ooi W, Karchmer AW, Kogelman L, Marano N, Hamer DH. Hepatitis B screening in US travelers seen at the Boston area travel medicine network.  J Travel Med. 2013 Jan-Feb;20(1):29-36. PMID:23279228

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Ehrenman K, Wanyiri JW, Bhat N, Ward HD, Coppens I.  Cryptosporidium parvum scavenges LDL-derived cholesterol and micellar cholesterol internalized into enterocytes.  Cell Microbiol. 2013 Jul;15(7):1182-97.  PMID:23311949

Eyre DW, Babakhani F, Griffiths D, Seddon J, Del Ojo Elias C, Gorbach SL, Peto TE, Crook DW, Walker AS. Whole-Genome Sequencing Demonstrates That Fidaxomicin Is Superior to Vancomycin for Preventing Reinfection and Relapse of Infection With Clostridium difficile.  J Infect Dis. 2013 Dec 12. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID:24218500

Farhat  N, Laver N, Caro J. “Cellular immune response to anal dysplasia in HIV-positive men on highly active antiretroviral therapy”.  Sexual Health 2013; 10: 574–574.

Fiscus SA, Cu-Uvin S, Eshete AT, Hughes MD, Bao Y, Hosseinipour M, Grinsztejn B, Badal-Faesen S, Dragavon J, Coombs RW, Braun K, Moran L, Hakim J, Flanigan T, Kumarasamy N, Campbell TB; A5185s Team.  Changes in HIV-1 subtypes B and C genital tract RNA in women and men after initiation of antiretroviral therapy.  Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Jul;57(2):290-7. PMID:23532477

Fowler VG, Allen KB, Moreira ED, Moustafa M, Isgro F, Boucher HW, Corey GR, Carmeli Y, Betts R, Hartzel JS, Chan IS, McNeely TB, Kartsonis NA, Guris D, Onorato MT, Smugar SS, DiNubile MJ, Sobanjo-ter Meulen A.  Effect of an investigational vaccine for preventing Staphylococcus aureus infections after cardiothoracic surgery: a randomized trial.  JAMA. 2013 Apr 3;309(13):1368-78. PMID:23549582

Hadley SAntimicrobial stewardship: impact and challenges.  Clin Ther. 2013 Jun;35(6):748-50. PMID:23795572

Heffernan KS, Wanke CA, Dong K, Warner PJ, Anskat PE, Karas RH, Kuvin JT.  Racial differences in central hemodynamic burden in men with HIV: preliminary findings.  Ethn Dis. 2013 Spring;23(2):217-22.  PMID:23530304

Hochberg NS, Barnett ED, Chen LH, Wilson ME, Iyer H, MacLeod WB, Yanni E, Jentes ES, Karchmer AW, Ooi W, Kogelman L, Benoit C, Hamer DH. International travel by persons with medical comorbidities: understanding risks and providing advice.  Mayo Clin Proc. 2013 Nov;88(11):1231-40. PMID:24120073

Hong SY, Epstein LH, Lawrence K, Davidson L, Taur Y, Nadkarni L, Doron SEvaluation of programmatic changes to an antimicrobial stewardship program with house officer feedback.  J Eval Clin Pract. 2013 Apr;19(2):388-92. PMID:22420938

Hong SY, Hendricks KM, Wanke C, Omosa G, Patta S, Mwero B, Mjomba I, Queenan J, Mwamburi M. Development of a nutrient-dense food supplement for HIV-infected women in rural Kenya using qualitative and quantitative research methods.  Public Health Nutr. 2013 Apr;16(4):721-9. PMID:22974548

Hong SY, Jerger L, Jonas A, Badi A, Cohen S, Nachega JB, Parienti JJ, Tang AM, Wanke C, Terrin N, Pereko D, Blom A, Trotter AB, Jordan MR. Medication possession ratio associated with short-term virologic response in individuals initiating antiretroviral therapy in Namibia.  PLoS One. 2013;8(2):e56307. PMID:23509605

Hu G, Gong AY, Roth AL, Huang BQ, Ward HD, Zhu G, Larusso NF, Hanson ND, Chen XM. Release of luminal exosomes contributes to TLR4-mediated epithelial antimicrobial defense.  PLoS Pathog. 2013;9(4):e1003261. PMID:23592986

Jarrett OD, Wanke CA, Ruthazer R, Bica I, Isaac R, Knox TA.  Metabolic syndrome predicts all-cause mortality in persons with human immunodeficiency virus.  AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2013 May;27(5):266-71. PMID:23651103

Jonas A, Gweshe J, Siboleka M, Deklerk M, Gawanab M, Badi A, Sumbi V, Pereko D, Blom A, Mwinga S, Jordan MR, Jerger L, Lau K, Hong SY. HIV drug resistance early warning indicators in Namibia for public health action.  PLoS One. 2013 Jun 7;8(6):e65653. PMID:23762406

Jordan MR, Obeng-Aduasare Y, Sheehan H, Hong S, Terrin N, Duong D, Trung N, Wanke C, Kinh N, Tang A., Correlates of non-adherence to antiretroviral therapy in a cohort of HIV-positive drug users receiving antiretroviral therapy in Hanoi, Vietnam., Int J STD AIDS. 2013 Dec 18.

Keusch GT, Rosenberg IH, Denno DM, Duggan C, Guerrant RL, Lavery JV, Tarr PI, Ward HD, Black RE, Nataro JP, Ryan ET, Bhutta ZA, Coovadia H, Lima A, Ramakrishna B, Zaidi AK, Burgess DC, Brewer T. Implications of acquired environmental enteric dysfunction for growth and stunting in infants and children living in low- and middle-income countries.  Food Nutr Bull. 2013 Sep;34(3):357-64. Review. PMID:24167916

Khan WA, Griffiths JK, Bennish ML.  Gastrointestinal and extra-intestinal manifestations of childhood shigellosis in a region where all four species of Shigella are endemic.  PLoS One. 2013 May 17;8(5):e64097. PMID:23691156

Kotton CN, Kumar D, Caliendo AM, Asberg A, Chou S, Danziger-Isakov L, Humar A; Transplantation Society International CMV Consensus Group.  Updated international consensus guidelines on the management of cytomegalovirus in solid-organ transplantation.  Transplantation. 2013 Aug 27;96(4):333-60. PMID:23896556

Louie TJ, Miller MA, Crook DW, Lentnek A, Bernard L, High KP, Shue YK, Gorbach SL. Effect of age on treatment outcomes in Clostridium difficile infection.  J Am Geriatr Soc. 2013 Feb;61(2):222-30. PMID:23379974

Luu A, Syed F, Raman G, Bhalla A, Muldoon E, Hadley S, Smith E, Rao M.  Two-stage arthroplasty for prosthetic joint infection: a systematic review of acute kidney injury, systemic toxicity and infection control.  J Arthroplasty. 2013 Oct;28(9):1490-8.e1. PMID:23578491

McMahon JH, Elliott JH, Bertagnolio S, Kubiak R, Jordan MRViral suppression after 12 months of antiretroviral therapy in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review.  Bull World Health Organ. 2013 May 1;91(5):377-385E. PMID:23678201

McMahon JH, Elliott JH, Hong SY, Bertagnolio S, Jordan MREffects of physical tracing on estimates of loss to follow-up, mortality and retention in low and middle income country antiretroviral therapy programs: a systematic review.  PLoS One. 2013;8(2):e56047. PMID:23424643

McMahon JH, Manoharan A, Wanke C, Mammen S, Jose H, Malini T, Kadavanu T, Jordan MR, Elliott JH, Lewin SR, Mathai D.  Targets for intervention to improve virological outcomes for patients receiving free antiretroviral therapy in Tamil Nadu, India.  AIDS Care. 2013 Oct 15. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID:24125035

McMahon JH, Manoharan A, Wanke CA, Mammen S, Jose H, Malini T, Kadavanu T, Jordan MR, Elliott JH, Lewin SR, Mathai D. Pharmacy and self-report adherence measures to predict virological outcomes for patients on free antiretroviral therapy in Tamil Nadu, India.  AIDS Behav. 2013 Jul;17(6):2253-9. PMID:23435750

Miller MA, Louie T, Mullane K, Weiss K, Lentnek A, Golan Y, Kean Y, Sears P.  Derivation and validation of a simple clinical bedside score (ATLAS) for Clostridium difficile infection which predicts response to therapy.  BMC Infect Dis. 2013 Mar 25;13:148. PMID:23530807

M. Jordan, J. Winsett, A. Tiro, V. Bau, R. Berbara, C. Rowley, N. Bellosillo, C. Wanke and E. Coakley, "HIV Drug Resistance Profiles and Clinical Outcomes in Patients with Viremia Maintained at Very Low Levels,"World Journal of AIDS, Vol. 3 No. 2, 2013, pp. 71-78. doi: 10.4236/wja.2013.32010.

Muldoon EG, Epstein L, Logvinenko T, Murray S, Doron SI, Snydman DR. The impact of cefepime as first line therapy for neutropenic fever on Clostridium difficile rates among hematology and oncology patients.  Anaerobe. 2013 Dec;24:79-81. PMID:24140078

Muldoon EG, Snydman DR, Penland EC, Allison GMAre we ready for an outpatient parenteral antimicrobial therapy bundle? A critical appraisal of the evidence.  Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Aug;57(3):419-24. PMID:23572486

Muldoon EGJordan MR, Hadley S (2013). Loss of HIV Virologic Control Originating in the Cerebrospinal Fluid Due to Inadvertent Protease Inhibitor Monotherapy. J AIDS Clin Res 4:219. doi: 10.4172/2155-6113.1000219

Mullane KM, Cornely OA, Crook DW, Golan Y, Louie TJ, Miller MA, Josephson MA, Gorbach SL. Renal impairment and clinical outcomes of Clostridium difficile infection in two randomized trials.  Am J Nephrol. 2013;38(1):1-11. doi: 10.1159/000351757. Erratum in: Am J Nephrol. 2013;38(3):266.   PMID:23796582

Nichols BE, Sigaloff KC, Kityo C, Mandaliya K, Hamers RL, Bertagnolio S, Jordan MR, Boucher CA, Rinke de Wit TF, van de Vijver DA. Averted HIV infections due to expanded antiretroviral treatment eligibility offsets risk of transmitted drug resistance: a modeling study. AIDS. 2014 Jan 2;28(1):73-83. doi: 10.1097/01.aids.0000433239.01611.52.

Okparavero AA, Tighiouart H, Krishnasami Z, Wyatt CM, Graham H, Hellinger J, Inker LA. Use of glomerular filtration rate estimating equations for drug dosing in HIV-positive patients.  Antivir Ther. 2013;18(6):793-802. PMID:23963249

Padmapriyadarsini C, Bhavani PK, Tang A, Kumar H, Ponnuraja C, Narendran G, Hannah E, Ramesh C, Chandrasekar C, Wanke C, Swaminathan S. Early changes in hepatic function among HIV-tuberculosis patients treated with nevirapine or efavirenz along with rifampin-based anti-tuberculosis therapy.  Int J Infect Dis. 2013 Dec;17(12):e1154-9. PMID:24120216

Patel G., Snydman DR; AST Infectious Diseases Community of Practice.  Vancomycin-Resistant enterococcus infections in solid organ transplatation.  Amer J Transplant 2013; (Suppl 4):59-67.  PMID:23464999.

Perez de Leon AA, Vannier E, Almazan C, Krause PJ. Tick-borne Protozoa. In: Biology of Ticks, 2nd edition. Sonenshine DE, Roe MR, eds. Oxford University Press, pp 147-179, 2013.

Petnicki-Ocwieja T, Chung E, Acosta DI, Ramos LT, Shin OS, Ghosh S, Kobzik L, Li X, Hu LTTRIF mediates Toll-like receptor 2-dependent inflammatory responses to Borrelia burgdorferi.  Infect Immun. 2013 Feb;81(2):402-10. PMID:23166161

Roche J, Caro JA, Dellarole M, Guca E, Royer CA, García-Moreno BE, Garcia AE, Roumestand C. Structural, energetic, and dynamic responses of the native state ensemble of staphylococcal nuclease to cavity-creating mutations.  Proteins. 2013 Jun;81(6):1069-80. PMID:23239146

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Sarkar R, Sivarathinaswamy P, Thangaraj B, Sindhu KN, Ajjampur SS, Muliyil J, Balraj V, Naumova EN, Ward H, Kang G. Burden of childhood diseases and malnutrition in a semi-urban slum in southern India. BMC Public Health. 2013. 13(1):87.

R. Sarkar, S. S. R. Ajjampur, A. D. Prabakaran, J. G. Chandrasekharan, T. V Sowmyanarayanan, J. P. Muliyil, V. Balraj, E. N. Naumova, H. D. Ward, G. Kang. Cryptosporidiosis among children in an endemic semi-urban community in southern India: does a protected drinking water source decrease infection?  Clin Inf Dis 57:398-406 2013.

Scott JC, Klein BA, Duran-Pinedo A, Hu L, Duncan MJ.  A two-component system regulates hemin acquisition in Porphyromonas gingivalis.  PLoS One. 2013 Sep 5;8(9):e73351. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0073351. eCollection 2013.

Snydman DR, McDermott LA, Jacobus NVActivity of Ceftolozane/Tazobactam Against a Broad Spectrum of Recent Clinical Anaerobic Isolates.  Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2013 Nov 25. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID:24277025

Sung S, Wurcel AG, Whittier S, Kulas K, Kramer LD, Flam R, Roberts JK, Tsiouris S. Powassan meningoencephalitis, New York, New york, USA. Emerg Infect Dis. 2013 Sep;19(9). 

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Thuppal SV, Karthik R, Abraham OC, Wanke CA, Mwamburi M, Terrin N, Cohen JT, Mathai D, Muliyil J, Kang G. Cost Estimation of First-Line Antiretroviral Therapy with Zidovudine/ Stavudine as the Nucleoside Backbone in India: A Pilot Study.  J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care. 2013 Sep 11. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID:24027170

Trotter AB, Hong SY, Srikantiah P, Abeyewickreme I, Bertagnolio S, Jordan MR. Systematic review of HIV drug resistance in Southeast Asia.  AIDS Rev. 2013 Jul-Sep;15(3):162-70.  PMID:24002200

Troy EB, Lin T, Gao L, Lazinski DW, Camilli A, Norris SJ, Hu LT. Understanding barriers to Borrelia burgdorferi dissemination during infection using massively parallel sequencing.  Infect Immun. 2013 Jul;81(7):2347-57. PMID:23608706

Varghese GM, Janardhanan J, Trowbridge P, Peter JV, Prakash JAJ, Sathyendra S, Thomas K, David TS, Kavitha ML, Abraham OC, Mathai D.  Scrub Typhus in South India: Clinical and Laboratory Manifestations, Genetic Variability, and Outcome.  International Journal of Infectious Diseases 2013 Jul 25; 1201-9712(13).

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Volpe GE, Tang AM, Polak JF, Mangili A, Skinner SC, Wanke CA. Progression of carotid intima-media thickness and coronary artery calcium over 6 years in an HIV-infected cohort.  J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2013 Sep 1;64(1):51-7. PMID:23945252

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Weston A, Boucher HW. Early high-dose daptomycin for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infections with elevated vancomycin minimum inhibitory concentrations: ready for prime time?  Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Jun;56(11):1570-2. PMID:23449271

Weston A, Caldera K, Doron SSurgical care improvement project in the value-based purchasing era: more harm than good?  Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Feb;56(3):424-7. PMID:23143099

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