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Robert A. Weinstein

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InstitutionRush University, Rush Medical College
DepartmentInternal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases
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    1. Schwartz DN, McConeghy KW, Lyles RD, Wu U, Glowacki RC, Itokazu GS, Kieszkowski P, Xiang Y, Hota B, Weinstein RA. Computer-Assisted Antimicrobial Recommendations for Optimal Therapy: Analysis of Prescribing Errors in an Antimicrobial Stewardship Trial. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2017 Jun 02; 1-3. PMID: 28571589.
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    2. Popovich KJ, Snitkin ES, Hota B, Green SJ, Pirani A, Aroutcheva A, Weinstein RA. Genomic and Epidemiological Evidence for Community Origins of Hospital-Onset Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Bloodstream Infections. J Infect Dis. 2017 May 09. PMID: 28486667.
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    3. Okamoto K, Lin MY, Haverkate M, Lolans K, Moore NM, Weiner S, Lyles RD, Blom D, Rhee Y, Kemble S, Fogg L, Hines DW, Weinstein RA, Hayden MK. Modifiable Risk Factors for the Spread of Klebsiella pneumoniae Carbapenemase-Producing Enterobacteriaceae Among Long-Term Acute-Care Hospital Patients. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2017 Jun; 38(6):670-677. PMID: 28397615.
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    4. Bassis CM, Moore NM, Lolans K, Seekatz AM, Weinstein RA, Young VB, Hayden MK. Comparison of stool versus rectal swab samples and storage conditions on bacterial community profiles. BMC Microbiol. 2017 Mar 31; 17(1):78. PMID: 28359329.
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    5. Anderson DJ, Jenkins TC, Evans SR, Harris AD, Weinstein RA, Tamma PD, Han JH, Banerjee R, Patel R, Zaoutis T, Lautenbach E. The Role of Stewardship in Addressing Antibacterial Resistance: Stewardship and Infection Control Committee of the Antibacterial Resistance Leadership Group. Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Mar 15; 64(suppl_1):S36-S40. PMID: 28350902.
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    6. Weinstein RA, Bonten MJM. Laminar airflow and surgical site infections: the evidence is blowing in the wind. Lancet Infect Dis. 2017 May; 17(5):472-473. PMID: 28216245.
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    7. Morency-Potvin P, Schwartz DN, Weinstein RA. Antimicrobial Stewardship: How the Microbiology Laboratory Can Right the Ship. Clin Microbiol Rev. 2017 Jan; 30(1):381-407. PMID: 27974411.
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    8. Logan LK, Gandra S, Mandal S, Klein EY, Levinson J, Weinstein RA, Laxminarayan R. Multidrug- and Carbapenem-Resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa in Children, United States, 1999-2012. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2016 Nov 16. PMID: 27856730.
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    9. Weinstein RA, Boyer KM. Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Cesarean Delivery - When Broader Is Better. N Engl J Med. 2016 Sep 29; 375(13):1284-6. PMID: 27682038.
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    10. Haverkate MR, Weiner S, Lolans K, Moore NM, Weinstein RA, Bonten MJ, Hayden MK, Bootsma MC. Duration of Colonization With Klebsiella pneumoniae Carbapenemase-Producing Bacteria at Long-Term Acute Care Hospitals in Chicago, Illinois. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2016 Oct; 3(4):ofw178. PMID: 27747253.
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    11. Hayden MK, Lolans K, Haffenreffer K, Avery TR, Kleinman K, Li H, Kaganov RE, Lankiewicz J, Moody J, Septimus E, Weinstein RA, Hickok J, Jernigan J, Perlin JB, Platt R, Huang SS. Chlorhexidine and Mupirocin Susceptibility of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Isolates in the REDUCE-MRSA Trial. J Clin Microbiol. 2016 Nov; 54(11):2735-2742. PMID: 27558180.
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    12. Ray MJ, Lin MY, Weinstein RA, Trick WE. Spread of Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae Among Illinois Healthcare Facilities: The Role of Patient Sharing. Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Oct 01; 63(7):889-93. PMID: 27486116.
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    13. Aroutcheva A, Auclair J, Frappier M, Millette M, Lolans K, de Montigny D, Carrière S, Sokalski S, Trick WE, Weinstein RA. Importance of Molecular Methods to Determine Whether a Probiotic is the Source of Lactobacillus Bacteremia. Probiotics Antimicrob Proteins. 2016 Mar; 8(1):31-40. PMID: 26915093.
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    14. Abegunde A, Hakemi E, Mba B, Odden A, Weinstein RA. Betting the farm. J Hosp Med. 2016 May; 11(5):369-72. PMID: 27160508.
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    15. Huang SS, Septimus E, Hayden MK, Kleinman K, Sturtevant J, Avery TR, Moody J, Hickok J, Lankiewicz J, Gombosev A, Kaganov RE, Haffenreffer K, Jernigan JA, Perlin JB, Platt R, Weinstein RA. Effect of body surface decolonisation on bacteriuria and candiduria in intensive care units: an analysis of a cluster-randomised trial. Lancet Infect Dis. 2016 Jan; 16(1):70-9. PMID: 26631833.
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    16. Bonten MJ, Weinstein RA. Making sense of universal screening for MRSA. Lancet Infect Dis. 2016 Mar; 16(3):272-3. PMID: 26616207.
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    17. Logan LK, Renschler JP, Gandra S, Weinstein RA, Laxminarayan R. Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae in Children, United States, 1999-2012. Emerg Infect Dis. 2015 Nov; 21(11):2014-21. PMID: 26486124; PMCID: PMC4622248.
    18. Trick WE, Lin MY, Cheng-Leidig R, Driscoll M, Tang AS, Gao W, Runningdeer E, Arwady MA, Weinstein RA. Electronic Public Health Registry of Extensively Drug-Resistant Organisms, Illinois, USA. Emerg Infect Dis. 2015 Oct; 21(10):1725-32. PMID: 26402744; PMCID: PMC4593443.
    19. Popovich KJ, Zawitz C, Weinstein RA, Grasso AE, Hotton AL, Hota B. The Intersecting Epidemics of Human Immunodeficiency Virus, Community-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus, and Incarceration. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2015 Dec; 2(4):ofv148. PMID: 26543878; PMCID: PMC4631903.
    20. Rhee Y, Aroutcheva A, Hota B, Weinstein RA, Popovich KJ. Evolving Epidemiology of Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2015 Dec; 36(12):1417-22. PMID: 26372679.
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    21. Popovich KJ, Snitkin E, Green SJ, Aroutcheva A, Hayden MK, Hota B, Weinstein RA. Genomic Epidemiology of USA300 Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus in an Urban Community. Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Jan 01; 62(1):37-44. PMID: 26347509.
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    22. Lyles RD, Trick WE, Hayden MK, Lolans K, Fogg L, Logan LK, Shulman ST, Weinstein RA, Lin MY. Regional Epidemiology of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Among Critically Ill Children in a State With Mandated Active Surveillance. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2016 Dec; 5(4):409-416. PMID: 26407280.
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    23. Haverkate MR, Bootsma MC, Weiner S, Blom D, Lin MY, Lolans K, Moore NM, Lyles RD, Weinstein RA, Bonten MJ, Hayden MK. Modeling spread of KPC-producing bacteria in long-term acute care hospitals in the Chicago region, USA. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2015 Oct; 36(10):1148-54. PMID: 26204992.
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    24. Black SR, Weaver KN, Weinstein RA, Hayden MK, Lin MY, Lavin MA, Gerber SI. Regional infection control assessment of antibiotic resistance knowledge and practice. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2015 Apr; 36(4):381-6. PMID: 25782891.
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    25. Munoz-Price LS, Weinstein RA. Fecal patina in the anesthesia work area. Anesth Analg. 2015 Apr; 120(4):703-5. PMID: 25790199.
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    26. Klompas M, Anderson D, Trick W, Babcock H, Kerlin MP, Li L, Sinkowitz-Cochran R, Ely EW, Jernigan J, Magill S, Lyles R, O'Neil C, Kitch BT, Arrington E, Balas MC, Kleinman K, Bruce C, Lankiewicz J, Murphy MV, E Cox C, Lautenbach E, Sexton D, Fraser V, Weinstein RA, Platt R. The preventability of ventilator-associated events. The CDC Prevention Epicenters Wake Up and Breathe Collaborative. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2015 Feb 01; 191(3):292-301. PMID: 25369558.
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    27. Prabaker K, Muthiah C, Hayden MK, Weinstein RA, Cheerala J, Scorza ML, Segreti J, Lavin MA, Schmitt BA, Welbel SF, Beavis KG, Trenholme GM. Pseudo-outbreak of Mycobacterium gordonae Following the Opening of a newly constructed hospital at a Chicago Medical Center. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2015 Feb; 36(2):198-203. PMID: 25633003.
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    28. Hayden MK, Lin MY, Lolans K, Weiner S, Blom D, Moore NM, Fogg L, Henry D, Lyles R, Thurlow C, Sikka M, Hines D, Weinstein RA. Prevention of colonization and infection by Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase-producing enterobacteriaceae in long-term acute-care hospitals. Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Apr 15; 60(8):1153-61. PMID: 25537877.
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    29. Deamant CD, Liu E, Hinami K, Weinstein RA, Trick WE. From Albania to Zambia: travel back to country of origin as a goal of care for terminally ill patients. J Palliat Med. 2015 Mar; 18(3):251-8. PMID: 25469906.
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    30. Fluit AC, Carpaij N, Majoor EA, Weinstein RA, Aroutcheva A, Rice TW, Bonten MJ, Willems RJ. Comparison of an ST80 MRSA strain from the USA with European ST80 strains. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2015 Mar; 70(3):664-9. PMID: 25395549.
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    31. Lin MY, Woeltje KF, Khan YM, Hota B, Doherty JA, Borlawsky TB, Stevenson KB, Fridkin SK, Weinstein RA, Trick WE. Multicenter evaluation of computer automated versus traditional surveillance of hospital-acquired bloodstream infections. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Dec; 35(12):1483-90. PMID: 25419770.
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    32. Huang SS, Septimus E, Avery TR, Lee GM, Hickok J, Weinstein RA, Moody J, Hayden MK, Perlin JB, Platt R, Ray GT. Cost savings of universal decolonization to prevent intensive care unit infection: implications of the REDUCE MRSA trial. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Oct; 35 Suppl 3:S23-31. PMID: 25222894.
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    33. Septimus EJ, Hayden MK, Kleinman K, Avery TR, Moody J, Weinstein RA, Hickok J, Lankiewicz J, Gombosev A, Haffenreffer K, Kaganov RE, Jernigan JA, Perlin JB, Platt R, Huang SS. Does chlorhexidine bathing in adult intensive care units reduce blood culture contamination? A pragmatic cluster-randomized trial. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Oct; 35 Suppl 3:S17-22. PMID: 25222893.
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    34. Septimus E, Weinstein RA, Perl TM, Goldmann DA, Yokoe DS. Approaches for preventing healthcare-associated infections: go long or go wide? Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Sep; 35 Suppl 2:S10-4. PMID: 25376064.
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    35. Yokoe DS, Anderson DJ, Berenholtz SM, Calfee DP, Dubberke ER, Ellingson KD, Gerding DN, Haas JP, Kaye KS, Klompas M, Lo E, Marschall J, Mermel LA, Nicolle LE, Salgado CD, Bryant K, Classen D, Crist K, Deloney VM, Fishman NO, Foster N, Goldmann DA, Humphreys E, Jernigan JA, Padberg J, Perl TM, Podgorny K, Septimus EJ, VanAmringe M, Weaver T, Weinstein RA, Wise R, Maragakis LL. A compendium of strategies to prevent healthcare-associated infections in acute care hospitals: 2014 updates. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Sep; 35 Suppl 2:S21-31. PMID: 25376067.
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    36. Septimus E, Yokoe DS, Weinstein RA, Perl TM, Maragakis LL, Berenholtz SM. Maintaining the momentum of change: the role of the 2014 updates to the compendium in preventing healthcare-associated infections. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Sep; 35 Suppl 2:S6-9. PMID: 25376063.
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    37. Yokoe DS, Anderson DJ, Berenholtz SM, Calfee DP, Dubberke ER, Ellingson KD, Gerding DN, Haas JP, Kaye KS, Klompas M, Lo E, Marschall J, Mermel LA, Nicolle LE, Salgado CD, Bryant K, Classen D, Crist K, Deloney VM, Fishman NO, Foster N, Goldmann DA, Humphreys E, Jernigan JA, Padberg J, Perl TM, Podgorny K, Septimus EJ, VanAmringe M, Weaver T, Weinstein RA, Wise R, Maragakis LL. A Compendium of Strategies to Prevent Healthcare-Associated Infections in Acute Care Hospitals: 2014 Updates. Am J Infect Control. 2014 Aug; 42(8):820-8. PMID: 25087135.
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    38. Yokoe DS, Anderson DJ, Berenholtz SM, Calfee DP, Dubberke ER, Ellingson KD, Gerding DN, Haas JP, Kaye KS, Klompas M, Lo E, Marschall J, Mermel LA, Nicolle LE, Salgado CD, Bryant K, Classen D, Crist K, Deloney VM, Fishman NO, Foster N, Goldmann DA, Humphreys E, Jernigan JA, Padberg J, Perl TM, Podgorny K, Septimus EJ, VanAmringe M, Weaver T, Weinstein RA, Wise R, Maragakis LL. A compendium of strategies to prevent healthcare-associated infections in acute care hospitals: 2014 updates. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Aug; 35(8):967-77. PMID: 25026611; PMCID: PMC4223864.
    39. Popovich KJ, Aroutcheva A, Hota B, Beavis KG, Hayden MK, Weinstein RA. Anatomic sites of colonization with community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Sep; 35(9):1192-4. PMID: 25111931; PMCID: PMC4422190.
    40. Septimus E, Weinstein RA, Perl TM, Goldmann DA, Yokoe DS. Approaches for preventing healthcare-associated infections: go long or go wide? Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Jul; 35(7):797-801. PMID: 24915206.
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    41. Septimus E, Yokoe DS, Weinstein RA, Perl TM, Maragakis LL, Berenholtz SM. Maintaining the momentum of change: the role of the 2014 updates to the compendium in preventing healthcare-associated infections. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 May; 35(5):460-3. PMID: 24709714.
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    42. Lin MY, Lolans K, Blom DW, Lyles RD, Weiner S, Poluru KB, Moore N, Hines DW, Weinstein RA, Hayden MK. The effectiveness of routine daily chlorhexidine gluconate bathing in reducing Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae skin burden among long-term acute care hospital patients. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Apr; 35(4):440-2. PMID: 24602954.
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    43. Lyles RD, Moore NM, Weiner SB, Sikka M, Lin MY, Weinstein RA, Hayden MK, Sinkowitz-Cochran RL. Understanding staff perceptions about Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae control efforts in Chicago long-term acute care hospitals. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Apr; 35(4):367-74. PMID: 24602941.
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    44. Logan LK, Braykov NP, Weinstein RA, Laxminarayan R. Extended-Spectrum ß-Lactamase-Producing and Third-Generation Cephalosporin-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae in Children: Trends in the United States, 1999-2011. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2014 Dec; 3(4):320-8. PMID: 26625452.
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    45. Logan LK, Meltzer LA, McAuley JB, Hayden MK, Beck T, Braykov NP, Laxminarayan R, Weinstein RA. Extended-Spectrum ß-Lactamase-Producing Enterobacteriaceae Infections in Children: A Two-Center Case-Case-Control Study of Risk Factors and Outcomes in Chicago, Illinois. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2014 Dec; 3(4):312-9. PMID: 26625451.
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    46. van Bunnik BA, Ssematimba A, Hagenaars TJ, Nodelijk G, Haverkate MR, Bonten MJ, Hayden MK, Weinstein RA, Bootsma MC, De Jong MC. Small distances can keep bacteria at bay for days. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Mar 04; 111(9):3556-60. PMID: 24550476; PMCID: PMC3948290.
    47. Perez F, Arias CA, Bush K, Drusano GL, Lolans K, Munoz-Price LS, Nicolau DP, Queenan AM, Rice LB, Segreti J, Shlaes DM, Weinstein RA, Bonomo RA. In memoriam: John P. Quinn, MD. Clin Infect Dis. 2014 Mar; 58(5):748-50. PMID: 24336826; PMCID: PMC3934997.
    48. Lin MY, Lyles-Banks RD, Lolans K, Hines DW, Spear JB, Petrak R, Trick WE, Weinstein RA, Hayden MK. The importance of long-term acute care hospitals in the regional epidemiology of Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae. Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Nov; 57(9):1246-52. PMID: 23946222.
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    49. Huang SS, Septimus E, Kleinman K, Moody J, Hickok J, Avery TR, Lankiewicz J, Gombosev A, Terpstra L, Hartford F, Hayden MK, Jernigan JA, Weinstein RA, Fraser VJ, Haffenreffer K, Cui E, Kaganov RE, Lolans K, Perlin JB, Platt R. Targeted versus universal decolonization to prevent ICU infection. N Engl J Med. 2013 Jun 13; 368(24):2255-65. PMID: 23718152.
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    50. Capelli M, Testori T, Galli F, Zuffetti F, Motroni A, Weinstein R, Del Fabbro M. Implant-buccal plate distance as diagnostic parameter: a prospective cohort study on implant placement in fresh extraction sockets. J Periodontol. 2013 Dec; 84(12):1768-74. PMID: 23472878.
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    51. Bratzler DW, Dellinger EP, Olsen KM, Perl TM, Auwaerter PG, Bolon MK, Fish DN, Napolitano LM, Sawyer RG, Slain D, Steinberg JP, Weinstein RA. Clinical practice guidelines for antimicrobial prophylaxis in surgery. Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2013 Feb; 14(1):73-156. PMID: 23461695.
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    52. Climo MW, Yokoe DS, Warren DK, Perl TM, Bolon M, Herwaldt LA, Weinstein RA, Sepkowitz KA, Jernigan JA, Sanogo K, Wong ES. Effect of daily chlorhexidine bathing on hospital-acquired infection. N Engl J Med. 2013 Feb 07; 368(6):533-42. PMID: 23388005.
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    53. Bratzler DW, Dellinger EP, Olsen KM, Perl TM, Auwaerter PG, Bolon MK, Fish DN, Napolitano LM, Sawyer RG, Slain D, Steinberg JP, Weinstein RA. Clinical practice guidelines for antimicrobial prophylaxis in surgery. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2013 Feb 01; 70(3):195-283. PMID: 23327981.
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    54. Popovich KJ, Hota B, Aroutcheva A, Kurien L, Patel J, Lyles-Banks R, Grasso AE, Spec A, Beavis KG, Hayden MK, Weinstein RA. Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization burden in HIV-infected patients. Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Apr; 56(8):1067-74. PMID: 23325428; PMCID: PMC3601722.
    55. Khawcharoenporn T, Apisarnthanarak A, Thongphubeth K, Yuekyen C, Damnin S, Hayden MK, Weinstein RA. Post-flood measurement of fungal bio-aerosol in a resource-limited hospital: can the settle plate method be used? J Hosp Infect. 2013 Feb; 83(2):150-2. PMID: 23313087.
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    56. Lucas BP, Trick WE, Evans AT, Mba B, Smith J, Das K, Clarke P, Varkey A, Mathew S, Weinstein RA. Effects of 2- vs 4-week attending physician inpatient rotations on unplanned patient revisits, evaluations by trainees, and attending physician burnout: a randomized trial. JAMA. 2012 Dec 05; 308(21):2199-207. PMID: 23212497.
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    57. Thurlow CJ, Prabaker K, Lin MY, Lolans K, Weinstein RA, Hayden MK. Anatomic sites of patient colonization and environmental contamination with Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae at long-term acute care hospitals. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2013 Jan; 34(1):56-61. PMID: 23221193.
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    58. Prabaker K, Lin MY, McNally M, Cherabuddi K, Ahmed S, Norris A, Lolans K, Odeh R, Chundi V, Weinstein RA, Hayden MK. Transfer from high-acuity long-term care facilities is associated with carriage of Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae: a multihospital study. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2012 Dec; 33(12):1193-9. PMID: 23143355.
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    59. Popovich KJ, Lyles R, Hayes R, Hota B, Trick W, Weinstein RA, Hayden MK. Relationship between chlorhexidine gluconate skin concentration and microbial density on the skin of critically ill patients bathed daily with chlorhexidine gluconate. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2012 Sep; 33(9):889-96. PMID: 22869262; PMCID: PMC3632447.
    60. Teng CB, Rezai K, Itokazu GS, Xamplas RC, Glowacki RC, Rodvold KA, Weinstein RA, Schwartz DN. Continuation of high-dose vancomycin despite nephrotoxicity. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2012 Jun; 56(6):3470-1; author reply 3472. PMID: 22581937; PMCID: PMC3370751.
    61. Weinstein RA. Intensive care unit environments and the fecal patina: a simple problem? Crit Care Med. 2012 Apr; 40(4):1333-4. PMID: 22425825.
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    62. Popovich KJ, Smith KY, Khawcharoenporn T, Thurlow CJ, Lough J, Thomas G, Aroutcheva A, Zawitz C, Beavis KG, Weinstein RA, Hota B. Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization in high-risk groups of HIV-infected patients. Clin Infect Dis. 2012 May; 54(9):1296-303. PMID: 22354926; PMCID: PMC3404690.
    63. Prabaker KK, Hayden MK, Weinstein RA, Lin MY. Use of the point of origin code from a universal billing form, UB-04, to efficiently identify hospitalized patients admitted from other health care facilities. Am J Infect Control. 2012 Sep; 40(7):659-62. PMID: 22245247.
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    64. Prabaker K, Weinstein RA. Trends in antimicrobial resistance in intensive care units in the United States. Curr Opin Crit Care. 2011 Oct; 17(5):472-9. PMID: 21900766.
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    65. Logan LK, Jacobs NM, McAuley JB, Weinstein RA, Anderson EJ. A multicenter retrospective study of childhood brucellosis in Chicago, Illinois from 1986 to 2008. Int J Infect Dis. 2011 Dec; 15(12):e812-7. PMID: 21893423.
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    66. Won SY, Munoz-Price LS, Lolans K, Hota B, Weinstein RA, Hayden MK. Emergence and rapid regional spread of Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae. Clin Infect Dis. 2011 Sep; 53(6):532-40. PMID: 21865189.
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    67. Hota B, Lyles R, Rim J, Popovich KJ, Rice T, Aroutcheva A, Weinstein RA. Predictors of clinical virulence in community-onset methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections: the importance of USA300 and pneumonia. Clin Infect Dis. 2011 Oct; 53(8):757-65. PMID: 21880583.
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    68. Huang SS, Placzek H, Livingston J, Ma A, Onufrak F, Lankiewicz J, Kleinman K, Bratzler D, Olsen MA, Lyles R, Khan Y, Wright P, Yokoe DS, Fraser VJ, Weinstein RA, Stevenson K, Hooper D, Vostok J, Datta R, Nsa W, Platt R. Use of Medicare claims to rank hospitals by surgical site infection risk following coronary artery bypass graft surgery. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2011 Aug; 32(8):775-83. PMID: 21768761.
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    69. Carpaij N, Willems RJ, Rice TW, Weinstein RA, Hinds J, Witney AA, Lindsay JA, Bonten MJ, Fluit AC. Genetic variation in spatio-temporal confined USA300 community-associated MRSA isolates: a shift from clonal dispersion to genetic evolution? PLoS One. 2011 Feb 04; 6(2):e16419. PMID: 21326601; PMCID: PMC3033884.
    70. Roberts RR, Mensah EK, Weinstein RA. A guide to interpreting economic studies in infectious diseases. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2010 Dec; 16(12):1713-20. PMID: 20825433.
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    71. Lin MY, Hota B, Khan YM, Woeltje KF, Borlawsky TB, Doherty JA, Stevenson KB, Weinstein RA, Trick WE. Quality of traditional surveillance for public reporting of nosocomial bloodstream infection rates. JAMA. 2010 Nov 10; 304(18):2035-41. PMID: 21063013.
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    72. Sikka MK, Hayden MK, Pur S, Segreti J, Harris AA, Weinstein RA, Trenholme G. Microbiologic and clinical epidemiologic characteristics of the Chicago subset of a multistate outbreak of Serratia marcescens bacteremia. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2010 Nov; 31(11):1191-3. PMID: 20923282.
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    73. Roberts RR, Scott RD, Hota B, Kampe LM, Abbasi F, Schabowski S, Ahmad I, Ciavarella GG, Cordell R, Solomon SL, Hagtvedt R, Weinstein RA. Costs attributable to healthcare-acquired infection in hospitalized adults and a comparison of economic methods. Med Care. 2010 Nov; 48(11):1026-35. PMID: 20940650.
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    74. Munoz-Price LS, Zembower T, Penugonda S, Schreckenberger P, Lavin MA, Welbel S, Vais D, Baig M, Mohapatra S, Quinn JP, Weinstein RA. Clinical outcomes of carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii bloodstream infections: study of a 2-state monoclonal outbreak. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2010 Oct; 31(10):1057-62. PMID: 20715975.
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    75. Chihara S, Popovich KJ, Weinstein RA, Hota B. Staphylococcus aureus bacteriuria as a prognosticator for outcome of Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia: a case-control study. BMC Infect Dis. 2010 Jul 29; 10:225. PMID: 20667139; PMCID: PMC2920260.
    76. Munoz-Price LS, Hayden MK, Lolans K, Won S, Calvert K, Lin M, Stemer A, Weinstein RA. Successful control of an outbreak of Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase-producing K. pneumoniae at a long-term acute care hospital. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2010 Apr; 31(4):341-7. PMID: 20175685.
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    77. Popovich KJ, Weinstein RA, Aroutcheva A, Rice T, Hota B. Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and HIV: intersecting epidemics. Clin Infect Dis. 2010 Apr 01; 50(7):979-87. PMID: 20192731.
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    78. Popovich KJ, Hota B, Hayes R, Weinstein RA, Hayden MK. Daily skin cleansing with chlorhexidine did not reduce the rate of central-line associated bloodstream infection in a surgical intensive care unit. Intensive Care Med. 2010 May; 36(5):854-8. PMID: 20213074.
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    79. Parada JP, Yarnold PR, Uphold CR, Chmiel JS, DeHovitz JA, Goetz MB, Weinstein RA, McKoy JM, Chandler KL, Bennett CL. Racial variations in care and outcomes for inpatient HIV-related pneumocystis pneumonia. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2010 Feb; 21(1):318-33. PMID: 20173272.
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    80. Hota B, Harting B, Weinstein RA, Lyles RD, Bleasdale SC, Trick W. Electronic algorithmic prediction of central vascular catheter use. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2010 Jan; 31(1):4-11. PMID: 19916868.
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    81. Hota B, Lin M, Doherty JA, Borlawsky T, Woeltje K, Stevenson K, Khan Y, Young J, Weinstein RA, Trick W. Formulation of a model for automating infection surveillance: algorithmic detection of central-line associated bloodstream infection. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2010 Jan-Feb; 17(1):42-8. PMID: 20064800; PMCID: PMC2995624.
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    90. Dubberke ER, Gerding DN, Classen D, Arias KM, Podgorny K, Anderson DJ, Burstin H, Calfee DP, Coffin SE, Fraser V, Griffin FA, Gross P, Kaye KS, Klompas M, Lo E, Marschall J, Mermel LA, Nicolle L, Pegues DA, Perl TM, Saint S, Salgado CD, Weinstein RA, Wise R, Yokoe DS. Strategies to prevent clostridium difficile infections in acute care hospitals. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2008 Oct; 29 Suppl 1:S81-92. PMID: 18840091.
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    91. Coffin SE, Klompas M, Classen D, Arias KM, Podgorny K, Anderson DJ, Burstin H, Calfee DP, Dubberke ER, Fraser V, Gerding DN, Griffin FA, Gross P, Kaye KS, Lo E, Marschall J, Mermel LA, Nicolle L, Pegues DA, Perl TM, Saint S, Salgado CD, Weinstein RA, Wise R, Yokoe DS. Strategies to prevent ventilator-associated pneumonia in acute care hospitals. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2008 Oct; 29 Suppl 1:S31-40. PMID: 18840087.
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    92. Lo E, Nicolle L, Classen D, Arias KM, Podgorny K, Anderson DJ, Burstin H, Calfee DP, Coffin SE, Dubberke ER, Fraser V, Gerding DN, Griffin FA, Gross P, Kaye KS, Klompas M, Marschall J, Mermel LA, Pegues DA, Perl TM, Saint S, Salgado CD, Weinstein RA, Wise R, Yokoe DS. Strategies to prevent catheter-associated urinary tract infections in acute care hospitals. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2008 Oct; 29 Suppl 1:S41-50. PMID: 18840088.
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    93. Marschall J, Mermel LA, Classen D, Arias KM, Podgorny K, Anderson DJ, Burstin H, Calfee DP, Coffin SE, Dubberke ER, Fraser V, Gerding DN, Griffin FA, Gross P, Kaye KS, Klompas M, Lo E, Nicolle L, Pegues DA, Perl TM, Saint S, Salgado CD, Weinstein RA, Wise R, Yokoe DS. Strategies to prevent central line-associated bloodstream infections in acute care hospitals. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2008 Oct; 29 Suppl 1:S22-30. PMID: 18840085.
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    94. Cohen AL, Calfee D, Fridkin SK, Huang SS, Jernigan JA, Lautenbach E, Oriola S, Ramsey KM, Salgado CD, Weinstein RA. Recommendations for metrics for multidrug-resistant organisms in healthcare settings: SHEA/HICPAC Position paper . Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2008 Oct; 29(10):901-13. PMID: 18808340.
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    96. Yokoe DS, Mermel LA, Anderson DJ, Arias KM, Burstin H, Calfee DP, Coffin SE, Dubberke ER, Fraser V, Gerding DN, Griffin FA, Gross P, Kaye KS, Klompas M, Lo E, Marschall J, Nicolle L, Pegues DA, Perl TM, Podgorny K, Saint S, Salgado CD, Weinstein RA, Wise R, Classen D. A compendium of strategies to prevent healthcare-associated infections in acute care hospitals. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2008 Oct; 29 Suppl 1:S12-21. PMID: 18840084.
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    97. Calfee DP, Salgado CD, Classen D, Arias KM, Podgorny K, Anderson DJ, Burstin H, Coffin SE, Dubberke ER, Fraser V, Gerding DN, Griffin FA, Gross P, Kaye KS, Klompas M, Lo E, Marschall J, Mermel LA, Nicolle L, Pegues DA, Perl TM, Saint S, Weinstein RA, Wise R, Yokoe DS. Strategies to prevent transmission of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in acute care hospitals. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2008 Oct; 29 Suppl 1:S62-80. PMID: 18840090.
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    98. Popovich KJ, Hota B, Weinstein RA. Treatment of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Curr Infect Dis Rep. 2008 Sep; 10(5):411-20. PMID: 18687206.
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    99. Lin MY, Weinstein RA, Hota B. Delay of active antimicrobial therapy and mortality among patients with bacteremia: impact of severe neutropenia. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2008 Sep; 52(9):3188-94. PMID: 18625778; PMCID: PMC2533498.
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    101. Munoz-Price LS, Weinstein RA. Acinetobacter infection. N Engl J Med. 2008 Mar 20; 358(12):1271-81. PMID: 18354105.
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    102. Popovich KJ, Weinstein RA, Hota B. Are community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) strains replacing traditional nosocomial MRSA strains? Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Mar 15; 46(6):787-94. PMID: 18266611.
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    103. Hayden MK, Blom DW, Lyle EA, Moore CG, Weinstein RA. Risk of hand or glove contamination after contact with patients colonized with vancomycin-resistant enterococcus or the colonized patients' environment. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2008 Feb; 29(2):149-54. PMID: 18179370.
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    104. Bleasdale SC, Trick WE, Gonzalez IM, Lyles RD, Hayden MK, Weinstein RA. Effectiveness of chlorhexidine bathing to reduce catheter-associated bloodstream infections in medical intensive care unit patients. Arch Intern Med. 2007 Oct 22; 167(19):2073-9. PMID: 17954801.
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    105. Popovich KJ, Hota B, Weinstein RA. Treatment of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Curr Infect Dis Rep. 2007 Sep; 9(5):398-407. PMID: 17880851.
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    106. Schwartz DN, Abiad H, DeMarais PL, Armeanu E, Trick WE, Wang Y, Weinstein RA. An educational intervention to improve antimicrobial use in a hospital-based long-term care facility. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2007 Aug; 55(8):1236-42. PMID: 17661963.
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    107. Hota B, Ellenbogen C, Hayden MK, Aroutcheva A, Rice TW, Weinstein RA. Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus skin and soft tissue infections at a public hospital: do public housing and incarceration amplify transmission? Arch Intern Med. 2007 May 28; 167(10):1026-33. PMID: 17533205.
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    108. DiNubile MJ, Friedland IR, Chan CY, Motyl MR, Giezek H, McCarroll K, Shivaprakash M, Quinn JP, Weinstein RA, Chow JW. Bowel colonization with vancomycin-resistant enterococci after antimicrobial therapy for intra-abdominal infections: observations from 2 randomized comparative clinical trials of ertapenem therapy. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2007 Aug; 58(4):491-4. PMID: 17509789.
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    110. Lyss SB, Branson BM, Kroc KA, Couture EF, Newman DR, Weinstein RA. Detecting unsuspected HIV infection with a rapid whole-blood HIV test in an urban emergency department. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2007 Apr 01; 44(4):435-42. PMID: 17224850.
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    112. Wisniewski MF, Kim S, Trick WE, Welbel SF, Weinstein RA. Effect of education on hand hygiene beliefs and practices: a 5-year program. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2007 Jan; 28(1):88-91. PMID: 17230394.
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    113. Itokazu GS, Schwartz DN, Garey KW, Rodvold KA, Danziger LH, Weinstein RA. Pharmacists' perceptions of the effectiveness of antimicrobial control programs. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2006 Dec 15; 63(24):2504-8. PMID: 17158699.
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    114. Dellit TH, Owens RC, McGowan JE, Gerding DN, Weinstein RA, Burke JP, Huskins WC, Paterson DL, Fishman NO, Carpenter CF, Brennan PJ, Billeter M, Hooton TM. Infectious Diseases Society of America and the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America guidelines for developing an institutional program to enhance antimicrobial stewardship. Clin Infect Dis. 2007 Jan 15; 44(2):159-77. PMID: 17173212.
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    115. Roberts RR, Kampe LM, Hammerman M, Scott RD, Soto T, Ciavarella GG, Rydman RJ, Gorosh K, Weinstein RA. The cost of care for patients with HIV from the provider economic perspective. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2006 Dec; 20(12):876-86. PMID: 17192152.
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    116. Hota B, Weinstein RA. Community associated Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Emerg Infect Dis. 2006 Sep; 12(9):1469-71. PMID: 17073112; PMCID: PMC3294745.
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    118. Lubelchek RJ, Weinstein RA. Strategies for preventing catheter-related bloodstream infections: the role of new technologies. Crit Care Med. 2006 Mar; 34(3):905-7. PMID: 16505678.
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    120. Strausbaugh LJ, Siegel JD, Weinstein RA. Preventing transmission of multidrug-resistant bacteria in health care settings: a tale of 2 guidelines. Clin Infect Dis. 2006 Mar 15; 42(6):828-35. PMID: 16477561.
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    121. Bonten MJ, Weinstein RA. Antibiotic cycling in intensive care units: the value of organized chaos? Crit Care Med. 2006 Feb; 34(2):549-51. PMID: 16424744.
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    122. Madariaga MG, Evans AT, Brobbey W, Phillips M, Lo E, Rezai K, Schwartz DN, Trenholme GM, Weinstein RA. Learning by doing: developing fellows' academic skills through collaborative research. Med Teach. 2006 Feb; 28(1):77-80. PMID: 16627329.
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    123. Franklin C, Weinstein RA. Out of intense complexities, intense simplicities emerge: AIDS in the intensive care unit. Crit Care Med. 2006 Jan; 34(1):239-40. PMID: 16374184.
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    124. Weinstein RA, Bonten MJ. Controlling antibiotic-resistant bacteria: what's an intensivist to do? Crit Care Med. 2005 Oct; 33(10):2446-7. PMID: 16215421.
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    125. Hayden MK, Rezai K, Hayes RA, Lolans K, Quinn JP, Weinstein RA. Development of Daptomycin resistance in vivo in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. J Clin Microbiol. 2005 Oct; 43(10):5285-7. PMID: 16207998; PMCID: PMC1248493.
    126. Lubelchek R, Kroc K, Hota B, Sharief R, Muppudi U, Pulvirenti J, Weinstein RA. The role of rapid vs conventional human immunodeficiency virus testing for inpatients: effects on quality of care. Arch Intern Med. 2005 Sep 26; 165(17):1956-60. PMID: 16186464.
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    128. Weinstein RA, Siegel JD, Brennan PJ. Infection-control report cards--securing patient safety. N Engl J Med. 2005 Jul 21; 353(3):225-7. PMID: 16034007.
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    129. Dinubile MJ, Friedland I, Chan CY, Motyl MR, Giezek H, Shivaprakash M, Weinstein RA, Quinn JP. Bowel colonization with resistant gram-negative bacilli after antimicrobial therapy of intra-abdominal infections: observations from two randomized comparative clinical trials of ertapenem therapy. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2005 Jul; 24(7):443-9. PMID: 15990986.
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    130. Hota BN, Pur S, Phillips L, Weinstein RA, Segreti J. Impact of a fluoroquinolone formulary change on acquisition of quinolone-resistant gram-negative bacilli. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2005 Jun; 24(6):405-10. PMID: 15931454.
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    131. Itokazu GS, Glowacki RC, Schwartz DN, Wisniewski MF, Rydman RJ, Weinstein RA. Antimicrobial consumption data from pharmacy and nursing records: how good are they? Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2005 Apr; 26(4):395-400. PMID: 15865276.
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    132. Duckro AN, Blom DW, Lyle EA, Weinstein RA, Hayden MK. Transfer of vancomycin-resistant enterococci via health care worker hands. Arch Intern Med. 2005 Feb 14; 165(3):302-7. PMID: 15710793.
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    133. Kendrick SR, Kroc KA, Withum D, Rydman RJ, Branson BM, Weinstein RA. Outcomes of offering rapid point-of-care HIV testing in a sexually transmitted disease clinic. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2005 Feb 01; 38(2):142-6. PMID: 15671798.
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    134. Nijssen S, Bonten MJ, Weinstein RA. Are active microbiological surveillance and subsequent isolation needed to prevent the spread of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus? Clin Infect Dis. 2005 Feb 01; 40(3):405-9. PMID: 15668864.
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    135. Trick WE, Weinstein RA, DeMarais PL, Tomaska W, Nathan C, McAllister SK, Hageman JC, Rice TW, Westbrook G, Jarvis WR. Comparison of routine glove use and contact-isolation precautions to prevent transmission of multidrug-resistant bacteria in a long-term care facility. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2004 Dec; 52(12):2003-9. PMID: 15571534.
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    136. Kendrick SR, Kroc KA, Couture E, Weinstein RA. Comparison of point-of-care rapid HIV testing in three clinical venues. AIDS. 2004 Nov 05; 18(16):2208-10. PMID: 15577658.
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    137. Francetti L, Del Fabbro M, Basso M, Testori T, Taschieri S, Weinstein R. Chlorhexidine spray versus mouthwash in the control of dental plaque after implant surgery. J Clin Periodontol. 2004 Oct; 31(10):857-62. PMID: 15367189.
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    138. Trick WE, Zagorski BM, Tokars JI, Vernon MO, Welbel SF, Wisniewski MF, Richards C, Weinstein RA. Computer algorithms to detect bloodstream infections. Emerg Infect Dis. 2004 Sep; 10(9):1612-20. PMID: 15498164; PMCID: PMC3320282.
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    140. Weinstein RA. Planning for epidemics--the lessons of SARS. N Engl J Med. 2004 Jun 03; 350(23):2332-4. PMID: 15175434.
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    141. Lo E, Rezai K, Evans AT, Madariaga MG, Phillips M, Brobbey W, Schwartz DN, Wang Y, Weinstein RA, Trenholme GM. Why don't they listen? Adherence to recommendations of infectious disease consultations. Clin Infect Dis. 2004 May 01; 38(9):1212-8. PMID: 15127330.
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    142. Husain S, Slobodkin D, Weinstein RA. Corrections to table. Arch Intern Med. 2004 Mar 08; 164(5):573. PMID: 15006841.
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    143. Trick WE, Vernon MO, Welbel SF, Wisniewski MF, Jernigan JA, Weinstein RA. Unnecessary use of central venous catheters: the need to look outside the intensive care unit. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2004 Mar; 25(3):266-8. PMID: 15061422.
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    144. Sureka A, Parada JP, Deloria-Knoll M, Chmiel JS, Phan L, Lyons TM, Ali S, Yarnold PR, Weinstein RA, Dehovitz JA, Jacobson JM, Goetz MB, Campo RE, Berland D, Bennett CL, Uphold CR. HIV-related pneumonia care in older patients hospitalized in the early HAART era. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2004 Feb; 18(2):99-107. PMID: 15006184.
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    145. Trick WE, Chapman WW, Wisniewski MF, Peterson BJ, Solomon SL, Weinstein RA. Electronic interpretation of chest radiograph reports to detect central venous catheters. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2003 Dec; 24(12):950-4. PMID: 14700412.
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    146. Nijssen S, Bonten MJ, Franklin C, Verhoef J, Hoepelman AI, Weinstein RA. Relative risk of physicians and nurses to transmit pathogens in a medical intensive care unit. Arch Intern Med. 2003 Dec 8-22; 163(22):2785-6. PMID: 14662634.
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    147. Parada JP, Deloria-Knoll M, Chmiel JS, Arozullah AM, Phan L, Ali SN, Goetz MB, Weinstein RA, Campo R, Jacobson J, Dehovitz J, Berland D, Bennett CL. Relationship between health insurance and medical care for patients hospitalized with human immunodeficiency virus-related Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia, 1995-1997: Medicaid, bronchoscopy, and survival. Clin Infect Dis. 2003 Dec 01; 37(11):1549-55. PMID: 14614679.
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    148. Madariaga MG, Rezai K, Trenholme GM, Weinstein RA. Q fever: a biological weapon in your backyard. Lancet Infect Dis. 2003 Nov; 3(11):709-21. PMID: 14592601.
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    149. Glowacki RC, Schwartz DN, Itokazu GS, Wisniewski MF, Kieszkowski P, Weinstein RA. Antibiotic combinations with redundant antimicrobial spectra: clinical epidemiology and pilot intervention of computer-assisted surveillance. Clin Infect Dis. 2003 Jul 01; 37(1):59-64. PMID: 12830409.
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    150. Wisniewski MF, Kieszkowski P, Zagorski BM, Trick WE, Sommers M, Weinstein RA. Development of a clinical data warehouse for hospital infection control. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2003 Sep-Oct; 10(5):454-62. PMID: 12807807; PMCID: PMC212782.
    151. Roberts RR, Scott RD, Cordell R, Solomon SL, Steele L, Kampe LM, Trick WE, Weinstein RA. The use of economic modeling to determine the hospital costs associated with nosocomial infections. Clin Infect Dis. 2003 Jun 01; 36(11):1424-32. PMID: 12766838.
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    152. Trick WE, Vernon MO, Hayes RA, Nathan C, Rice TW, Peterson BJ, Segreti J, Welbel SF, Solomon SL, Weinstein RA. Impact of ring wearing on hand contamination and comparison of hand hygiene agents in a hospital. Clin Infect Dis. 2003 Jun 01; 36(11):1383-90. PMID: 12766832.
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    153. Bonten MJ, Brun-Buisson C, Weinstein RA. Selective decontamination of the digestive tract: to stimulate or stifle? Intensive Care Med. 2003 May; 29(5):672-6. PMID: 12825560.
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    154. Vernon MO, Trick WE, Welbel SF, Peterson BJ, Weinstein RA. Adherence with hand hygiene: does number of sinks matter? Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2003 Mar; 24(3):224-5. PMID: 12683516.
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    155. Toubes E, Singh K, Yin D, Lyu R, Glick N, Russell L, Mohapatra S, Saghal N, Weinstein RA, Trenholme G. Risk factors for antibiotic-resistant infection and treatment outcomes among hospitalized patients transferred from long-term care facilities: does antimicrobial choice make a difference? Clin Infect Dis. 2003 Mar 15; 36(6):724-30. PMID: 12627356.
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    156. Neuhauser MM, Weinstein RA, Rydman R, Danziger LH, Karam G, Quinn JP. Antibiotic resistance among gram-negative bacilli in US intensive care units: implications for fluoroquinolone use. JAMA. 2003 Feb 19; 289(7):885-8. PMID: 12588273.
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    157. Weinstein RA. Antibiotic resistance in hospitals and intensive care units: the problem and potential solutions. Semin Respir Crit Care Med. 2003 Feb; 24(1):113-20. PMID: 16088530.
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    158. O'Grady NP, Gerberding JL, Weinstein RA, Masur H. Patient safety and the science of prevention: the time for implementing the Guidelines for the prevention of intravascular catheter-related infections is now. Crit Care Med. 2003 Jan; 31(1):291-2. PMID: 12545031.
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    159. Zagorski BM, Trick WE, Schwartz DN, Wisniewski MF, Hershow RC, Fridkin SK, Weinstein RA. The effect of renal dysfunction on antimicrobial use measurements. Clin Infect Dis. 2002 Dec 15; 35(12):1491-7. PMID: 12471568.
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    160. Pulvirenti JJ, Mehra T, Hafiz I, DeMarais P, Marsh D, Kocka F, Meyer PM, Fischer SA, Goodman L, Gerding DN, Weinstein RA. Epidemiology and outcome of Clostridium difficile infection and diarrhea in HIV infected inpatients. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2002 Dec; 44(4):325-30. PMID: 12543536.
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    161. O'Grady NP, Alexander M, Dellinger EP, Gerberding JL, Heard SO, Maki DG, Masur H, McCormick RD, Mermel LA, Pearson ML, Raad II, Randolph A, Weinstein RA. Guidelines for the prevention of intravascular catheter-related infections. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2002 Dec; 23(12):759-69. PMID: 12517020.
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    162. O'grady NP, Alexander M, Dellinger EP, Gerberding JL, Heard SO, Maki DG, Masur H, McCormick RD, Mermel LA, Pearson ML, Raad II, Randolph A, Weinstein RA. Guidelines for the prevention of intravascular catheter-related infections. Am J Infect Control. 2002 Dec; 30(8):476-89. PMID: 12461511.
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    163. Boyce JM, Larson EL, Weinstein RA. Alcohol-based hand gels and hand hygiene in hospitals. Lancet. 2002 Nov 09; 360(9344):1509-10; author reply 1511. PMID: 12433539.
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    164. Pulvirenti JJ, Gerding DN, Nathan C, Hafiz I, Mehra T, Marsh D, Kocka F, Rice T, Fischer SA, Segreti J, Weinstein RA. Difference in the incidence of Clostridium difficile among patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus admitted to a public hospital and a private hospital. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2002 Nov; 23(11):641-7. PMID: 12452290.
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    165. O'Grady NP, Alexander M, Dellinger EP, Gerberding JL, Heard SO, Maki DG, Masur H, McCormick RD, Mermel LA, Pearson ML, Raad II, Randolph A, Weinstein RA. Guidelines for the prevention of intravascular catheter-related infections. The Hospital Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Pediatrics. 2002 Nov; 110(5):e51. PMID: 12415057.
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    166. Bonten MJ, Weinstein RA. Transmission pathways of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in intensive care units: don't go near the water. Crit Care Med. 2002 Oct; 30(10):2384-5. PMID: 12394977.
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    167. Husain S, Slobodkin D, Weinstein RA. Pneumococcal vaccination: analysis of opportunities in an inner-city hospital. Arch Intern Med. 2002 Sep 23; 162(17):1961-5. PMID: 12230418.
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    168. O'Grady NP, Alexander M, Dellinger EP, Gerberding JL, Heard SO, Maki DG, Masur H, McCormick RD, Mermel LA, Pearson ML, Raad II, Randolph A, Weinstein RA. Guidelines for the prevention of intravascular catheter-related infections. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. MMWR Recomm Rep. 2002 Aug 09; 51(RR-10):1-29. PMID: 12233868.
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    169. Max BE, Itokazu G, Danziger LH, Weinstein RA. Assessing unit dose system discrepancies. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2002 May 01; 59(9):856-8. PMID: 12004466.
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    170. Wester CW, Ariga D, Nathan C, Rice TW, Pulvirenti J, Patel R, Kocka F, Ortiz J, Weinstein RA. Possible overestimation of penicillin resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae colonization rates due to misidentification of oropharyngeal streptococci. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2002 Apr; 42(4):263-8. PMID: 12007444.
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    171. Elizaga ML, Weinstein RA, Hayden MK. Patients in long-term care facilities: a reservoir for vancomycin-resistant enterococci. Clin Infect Dis. 2002 Feb 15; 34(4):441-6. PMID: 11797169.
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    172. Bonten MJ, Willems R, Weinstein RA. Vancomycin-resistant enterococci: why are they here, and where do they come from? Lancet Infect Dis. 2001 Dec; 1(5):314-25. PMID: 11871804.
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    173. Lesch CA, Itokazu GS, Danziger LH, Weinstein RA. Multi-hospital analysis of antimicrobial usage and resistance trends. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2001 Nov; 41(3):149-54. PMID: 11750169.
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    174. Weinstein RA. Device-related infections. Clin Infect Dis. 2001 Oct 15; 33(8):1386. PMID: 11565079.
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    175. Kim B, Lyons TM, Parada JP, Uphold CR, Yarnold PR, Hounshell JB, Sipler AM, Goetz MB, DeHovitz JA, Weinstein RA, Campo RE, Bennett CL. HIV-related Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in older patients hospitalized in the early HAART era. J Gen Intern Med. 2001 Sep; 16(9):583-9. PMID: 11556938; PMCID: PMC1495267.
    176. Trick WE, Weinstein RA. Intravascular catheter use. How to tell when the medicine is worse than the malady. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2001 Jun; 163(7):1515-6. PMID: 11401863.
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    177. Kouris GJ, Liu Q, Rossi H, Djuricin G, Gattuso P, Nathan C, Weinstein RA, Prinz RA. The effect of glucagon-like peptide 2 on intestinal permeability and bacterial translocation in acute necrotizing pancreatitis. Am J Surg. 2001 Jun; 181(6):571-5. PMID: 11513789.
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    178. Weinstein RA. Lessons from an epidemic, again. N Engl J Med. 2001 May 17; 344(20):1544-5. PMID: 11357159.
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    179. Trick WE, Weinstein RA. Hand hygiene for intensive care unit personnel: rub it in. Crit Care Med. 2001 May; 29(5):1083-4. PMID: 11378625.
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    180. Bennett CL, Sipler AM, Parada JP, Goetz MB, DeHovitz JA, Weinstein RA. Variations in institutional review board decisions for HIV quality of care studies: a potential source of study bias. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2001 Apr 01; 26(4):390-1. PMID: 11317085.
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    181. Weinstein RA. Controlling antimicrobial resistance in hospitals: infection control and use of antibiotics. Emerg Infect Dis. 2001 Mar-Apr; 7(2):188-92. PMID: 11294703; PMCID: PMC2631704.
    182. Trick WE, Weinstein RA, DeMarais PL, Kuehnert MJ, Tomaska W, Nathan C, Rice TW, McAllister SK, Carson LA, Jarvis WR. Colonization of skilled-care facility residents with antimicrobial-resistant pathogens. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2001 Mar; 49(3):270-6. PMID: 11300237.
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    183. Tenorio AR, Badri SM, Sahgal NB, Hota B, Matushek M, Hayden MK, Trenholme GM, Weinstein RA. Effectiveness of gloves in the prevention of hand carriage of vancomycin-resistant enterococcus species by health care workers after patient care. Clin Infect Dis. 2001 Mar 01; 32(5):826-9. PMID: 11229854.
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    184. Coignard B, Siegel JD, Weinstein RA, Sohn AH, Sinkowitz-Cochran RL, Jarvis WR. Reality check: how should we control antimicrobial use? Current practices and controversies. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2000 Dec; 21(12):792-5. PMID: 11140917.
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    185. Bonten MJ, Weinstein RA. Infection control in intensive care units and prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia. Semin Respir Infect. 2000 Dec; 15(4):327-35. PMID: 11220415.
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    186. Black SR, Weinstein RA. The case for face masks-zorro or zero? Clin Infect Dis. 2000 Aug; 31(2):522-3. PMID: 10987716.
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    187. Curtis JR, Yarnold PR, Schwartz DN, Weinstein RA, Bennett CL. Improvements in outcomes of acute respiratory failure for patients with human immunodeficiency virus-related Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2000 Aug; 162(2 Pt 1):393-8. PMID: 10934059.
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    188. Arozullah AM, Yarnold PR, Weinstein RA, Nwadiaro N, McIlraith TB, Chmiel JS, Sipler AM, Chan C, Goetz MB, Schwartz DN, Bennett CL. A new preadmission staging system for predicting inpatient mortality from HIV-associated Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in the early highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) era. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2000 Apr; 161(4 Pt 1):1081-6. PMID: 10764294.
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    189. Liu Q, Djuricin G, Nathan C, Gattuso P, Weinstein RA, Prinz RA. The effect of interleukin-6 on bacterial translocation in acute canine pancreatitis. Int J Pancreatol. 2000 Apr; 27(2):157-65. PMID: 10862515.
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    190. Bennett CL, Schwartz DN, Parada JP, Sipler AM, Chmiel JS, DeHovitz JA, Goetz MB, Weinstein RA. Delays in tuberculosis isolation and suspicion among persons hospitalized with HIV-related pneumonia. Chest. 2000 Jan; 117(1):110-6. PMID: 10631207.
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    191. Bennett CL, Schwartz D, Lane DR, Sipler AM, Bhattacharya M, Kozloff M, Berland D, Pitrak D, Moswin A, Luskin-Hawk R, Weinstein RA. Variations in inpatient care for HIV-related tuberculosis patients during a recent nosocomial outbreak of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 1999 Aug 01; 21(4):348-9. PMID: 10428116.
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    192. Liu Q, Djuricin G, Rossi H, Bewsey K, Nathan C, Gattuso P, Weinstein RA, Prinz RA. The effect of lexipafant on bacterial translocation in acute necrotizing pancreatitis in rats. Am Surg. 1999 Jul; 65(7):611-6; discussion 617. PMID: 10399968.
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    193. Austin DJ, Bonten MJ, Weinstein RA, Slaughter S, Anderson RM. Vancomycin-resistant enterococci in intensive-care hospital settings: transmission dynamics, persistence, and the impact of infection control programs. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1999 Jun 08; 96(12):6908-13. PMID: 10359812; PMCID: PMC22015.
    194. Bonten MJ, Weinstein RA. Bird's-eye view of nosocomial infections in medical ICU: blue bugs, fungi, and device-days. Crit Care Med. 1999 May; 27(5):853-4. PMID: 10362393.
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    195. Wiener J, Quinn JP, Bradford PA, Goering RV, Nathan C, Bush K, Weinstein RA. Multiple antibiotic-resistant Klebsiella and Escherichia coli in nursing homes. JAMA. 1999 Feb 10; 281(6):517-23. PMID: 10022107.
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    196. Fleenor-Ford A, Hayden MK, Weinstein RA. Vancomycin-resistant enterococci: implications for surgeons. Surgery. 1999 Feb; 125(2):121-5. PMID: 10026742.
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    197. Kim WJ, Weinstein RA, Hayden MK. The changing molecular epidemiology and establishment of endemicity of vancomycin resistance in enterococci at one hospital over a 6-year period. J Infect Dis. 1999 Jan; 179(1):163-71. PMID: 9841835.
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    198. Elliott JA, Facklam RR, Nathan C, Weinstein RA, Kauffmann L, McAllister J, Stadnik P. Coisolation of Streptococcus pneumoniae and Hameophilus influenzae from middle ear fluid and sputum: effect on MIC results. J Clin Microbiol. 1999 Jan; 37(1):277. PMID: 9988593; PMCID: PMC84239.
    199. French AL, Welbel SF, Dietrich SE, Mosher LB, Breall PS, Paul WS, Kocka FE, Weinstein RA. Use of DNA fingerprinting to assess tuberculosis infection control. Ann Intern Med. 1998 Dec 01; 129(11):856-61. PMID: 9867726.
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    200. Bonten MJ, Slaughter S, Hayden MK, Nathan C, van Voorhis J, Weinstein RA. External sources of vancomycin-resistant enterococci for intensive care units. Crit Care Med. 1998 Dec; 26(12):2001-4. PMID: 9875911.
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    201. Arbo MD, Hariharan R, Nathan C, Barefoot L, Weinstein RA, Snydman DR. Utility of serial rectal swab cultures for detection of ceftazidime- and imipenem-resistant gram-negative bacilli from patients in the intensive care unit. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 1998 Oct; 17(10):727-30. PMID: 9865988.
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    202. Weinstein RA. Nosocomial infection update. Emerg Infect Dis. 1998 Jul-Sep; 4(3):416-20. PMID: 9716961; PMCID: PMC2640303.
    203. Bonten MJ, Slaughter S, Ambergen AW, Hayden MK, van Voorhis J, Nathan C, Weinstein RA. The role of "colonization pressure" in the spread of vancomycin-resistant enterococci: an important infection control variable. Arch Intern Med. 1998 May 25; 158(10):1127-32. PMID: 9605785.
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    204. Dennesen PJ, Bonten MJ, Weinstein RA. Multiresistant bacteria as a hospital epidemic problem. Ann Med. 1998 Apr; 30(2):176-85. PMID: 9667796.
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    205. Curtis JR, Bennett CL, Horner RD, Rubenfeld GD, DeHovitz JA, Weinstein RA. Variations in intensive care unit utilization for patients with human immunodeficiency virus-related Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia: importance of hospital characteristics and geographic location. Crit Care Med. 1998 Apr; 26(4):668-75. PMID: 9559603.
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    206. Soifer NE, Borzak S, Edlin BR, Weinstein RA. Prevention of peripheral venous catheter complications with an intravenous therapy team: a randomized controlled trial. Arch Intern Med. 1998 Mar 09; 158(5):473-7. PMID: 9508225.
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    207. Schwartz DN, Furumoto-Dawson A, Itokazu GS, Chinikamwala M, Levasseur S, Weinstein RA. Preventing mismanagement of community-acquired pneumonia at an urban public hospital: implications for institution-specific practice guidelines. Chest. 1998 Mar; 113(3 Suppl):194S-198S. PMID: 9515892.
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    208. Weinstein RA. SHEA consensus panel report: a smooth takeoff. Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 1998 Feb; 19(2):91-3. PMID: 9510105.
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    209. Bonten MJ, Hayden MK, Nathan C, Rice TW, Weinstein RA. Stability of vancomycin-resistant enterococcal genotypes isolated from long-term-colonized patients. J Infect Dis. 1998 Feb; 177(2):378-82. PMID: 9466524.
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    210. Russell LM, Weinstein RA. Antimicrobial-coated central venous catheters--icing on the cake or the staff of life? Crit Care Med. 1998 Feb; 26(2):195-6. PMID: 9468144.
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    211. Itokazu GS, Weinstein RA. Aerosolized antimicrobials: another look. Crit Care Med. 1998 Jan; 26(1):5-6. PMID: 9428531.
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    212. DeMarais PL, Gertzen J, Weinstein RA. Nosocomial infections in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients in a long-term-care setting. Clin Infect Dis. 1997 Nov; 25(5):1230-2. PMID: 9402386.
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    213. Fridkin SK, Welbel SF, Weinstein RA. Magnitude and prevention of nosocomial infections in the intensive care unit. Infect Dis Clin North Am. 1997 Jun; 11(2):479-96. PMID: 9187957.
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    214. Liu Q, Djuricin G, Nathan C, Gattuso P, Weinstein RA, Prinz RA. The effect of epidermal growth factor on the septic complications of acute pancreatitis. J Surg Res. 1997 Apr; 69(1):171-7. PMID: 9202665.
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    215. Cegielski JP, Goetz MB, Jacobson JM, Cohn SE, Weinstein RA, DeHovitz JA, Bennett CL. Gender differences in early suspicion of tuberculosis in hospitalized, high-risk patients during 4 epidemic years, 1987 to 1990. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 1997 Apr; 18(4):237-43. PMID: 9131365.
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    216. Beezhold DW, Slaughter S, Hayden MK, Matushek M, Nathan C, Trenholme GM, Weinstein RA. Skin colonization with vancomycin-resistant enterococci among hospitalized patients with bacteremia. Clin Infect Dis. 1997 Apr; 24(4):704-6. PMID: 9145745.
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    217. Bonten MJ, Nathan C, Weinstein RA. Recovery of nosocomial fecal flora from frozen stool specimens and rectal swabs: comparison of preservatives for epidemiological studies. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 1997 Apr; 27(4):103-6. PMID: 9154404.
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    218. Cohn SE, Klein JD, Weinstein RA, Shapiro MF, DeHovitz JA, Kessler HA, Dickinson GM, Rodrigue DC, Bennett CL. Geographic variation in the management and outcome of patients with AIDS-related Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr Hum Retrovirol. 1996 Dec 15; 13(5):408-15. PMID: 8970466.
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    219. Bonten MJ, Hayden MK, Nathan C, van Voorhis J, Matushek M, Slaughter S, Rice T, Weinstein RA. Epidemiology of colonisation of patients and environment with vancomycin-resistant enterococci. Lancet. 1996 Dec 14; 348(9042):1615-9. PMID: 8961991.
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    220. Keitz SA, Bastian LA, Bennett CL, Oddone EZ, DeHovitz JA, Weinstein RA. AIDS-related Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in older patients. J Gen Intern Med. 1996 Oct; 11(10):591-6. PMID: 8945690.
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    221. Itokazu GS, Quinn JP, Bell-Dixon C, Kahan FM, Weinstein RA. Antimicrobial resistance rates among aerobic gram-negative bacilli recovered from patients in intensive care units: evaluation of a national postmarketing surveillance program. Clin Infect Dis. 1996 Oct; 23(4):779-84. PMID: 8909844.
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    222. Slaughter S, Hayden MK, Nathan C, Hu TC, Rice T, Van Voorhis J, Matushek M, Franklin C, Weinstein RA. A comparison of the effect of universal use of gloves and gowns with that of glove use alone on acquisition of vancomycin-resistant enterococci in a medical intensive care unit. Ann Intern Med. 1996 Sep 15; 125(6):448-56. PMID: 8779456.
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    223. Fox BC, Siegel ML, Weinstein RA. "Curbside" consultation and informal communication in medical practice: a medicolegal perspective. Clin Infect Dis. 1996 Sep; 23(3):616-22. PMID: 8879788.
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    224. Schiappa DA, Hayden MK, Matushek MG, Hashemi FN, Sullivan J, Smith KY, Miyashiro D, Quinn JP, Weinstein RA, Trenholme GM. Ceftazidime-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae and Escherichia coli bloodstream infection: a case-control and molecular epidemiologic investigation. J Infect Dis. 1996 Sep; 174(3):529-36. PMID: 8769610.
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    225. Horner RD, Bennett CL, Achenbach C, Rodriguez D, Adams J, Gilman SC, Cohn SE, Dickinson GM, DeHovitz JA, Weinstein RA. Predictors of resource utilization for hospitalized patients with Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP): a summary of effects from the multi-city study of quality of PCP care. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr Hum Retrovirol. 1996 Aug 01; 12(4):379-85. PMID: 8673547.
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    226. Itokazu GS, Nathan C, Hariharan R, Kostman JR, Kabins SA, Weinstein RA. The comparative in vitro activity of clinafloxacin and other antimicrobials against vancomycin-susceptible and vancomycin-resistant enterococci. Chemotherapy. 1996 Jul-Aug; 42(4):235-9. PMID: 8804789.
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    227. Flaherty JP, Weinstein RA. Nosocomial infection caused by antibiotic-resistant organisms in the intensive-care unit. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 1996 Apr; 17(4):236-48. PMID: 8935732.
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    228. Simmons BP, Parry MF, Williams M, Weinstein RA. The new era of hospital epidemiology: what you need to succeed. Clin Infect Dis. 1996 Mar; 22(3):550-3. PMID: 8852976.
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    229. Bonten MJ, Weinstein RA. The role of colonization in the pathogenesis of nosocomial infections. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 1996 Mar; 17(3):193-200. PMID: 8708364.
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    230. Goldmann DA, Weinstein RA, Wenzel RP, Tablan OC, Duma RJ, Gaynes RP, Schlosser J, Martone WJ. Strategies to Prevent and Control the Emergence and Spread of Antimicrobial-Resistant Microorganisms in Hospitals. A challenge to hospital leadership. JAMA. 1996 Jan 17; 275(3):234-40. PMID: 8604178.
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    231. Pulvirenti JJ, Kerns E, Benson C, Lisowski J, Demarais P, Weinstein RA. Infective endocarditis in injection drug users: importance of human immunodeficiency virus serostatus and degree of immunosuppression. Clin Infect Dis. 1996 Jan; 22(1):40-5. PMID: 8824964.
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    232. Koduri PR, Chundi V, DeMarais P, Mizock BA, Patel AR, Weinstein RA. Reactive hemophagocytic syndrome: a new presentation of disseminated histoplasmosis in patients with AIDS. Clin Infect Dis. 1995 Dec; 21(6):1463-5. PMID: 8749633.
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    233. Horner RD, Bennett CL, Rodriguez D, Weinstein RA, Kessler HA, Dickinson GM, Johnson JL, Cohn SE, George WL, Gilman SC, et al. Relationship between procedures and health insurance for critically ill patients with Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 1995 Nov; 152(5 Pt 1):1435-42. PMID: 7582274.
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    234. Berg DE, Hershow RC, Ramirez CA, Weinstein RA. Control of nosocomial infections in an intensive care unit in Guatemala City. Clin Infect Dis. 1995 Sep; 21(3):588-93. PMID: 8527548.
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    235. Bennett CL, Horner RD, Weinstein RA, Dickinson GM, DeHovitz JA, Cohn SE, Kessler HA, Jacobson J, Goetz MB, Simberkoff M, et al. Racial differences in care among hospitalized patients with Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in Chicago, New York, Los Angeles, Miami, and Raleigh-Durham. Arch Intern Med. 1995 Aug 7-21; 155(15):1586-92. PMID: 7618980.
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    236. Bennett CL, Horner RD, Aboulafia D, Weinstein RA. Patterns of care for and outcomes of Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia among persons with transfusion-acquired AIDS. Transfusion. 1995 Aug; 35(8):674-8. PMID: 7631408.
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    237. Bennett CL, Cassileth BR, DeHovitz JA, Weinstein RA. Score cards for AIDS care. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr Hum Retrovirol. 1995 Jul 01; 9(3):286-90. PMID: 7788427.
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    238. Bennett CL, Horner RD, Weinstein RA, Kessler HA, Dickinson GM, Pitrak DL, Gilman SC, George WL, Cohn SE, Simberkoff MS, et al. Empirically treated Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in Los Angeles, Chicago, and Miami: 1987-1990. J Infect Dis. 1995 Jul; 172(1):312-5. PMID: 7797940.
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    239. Wiener J, Itokazu G, Nathan C, Kabins SA, Weinstein RA. A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of selective digestive decontamination in a medical-surgical intensive care unit. Clin Infect Dis. 1995 Apr; 20(4):861-7. PMID: 7795086.
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    240. Bennett CL, Weinstein RA, Shapiro MF, Kessler HA, Dickinson GM, Peterson B, Cohn SE, George WL, Gilman SC. A rapid preadmission method for predicting inpatient course of disease for patients with HIV-related Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 1994 Dec; 150(6 Pt 1):1503-7. PMID: 7952607.
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    241. Weinstein RA, Pugliese G. The American Hospital Association. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 1994 Apr; 15(4 Pt 1):269-73. PMID: 8207194.
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    242. Weinstein RA, Pugliese G. How (and why) to set up a facilitywide TB program. Health Facil Manage. 1994 Mar; 7(3):42, 44-6. PMID: 10132515.
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    243. Surani S, Chandna H, Weinstein RA. Breast abscess: coagulase-negative staphylococcus as a sole pathogen. Clin Infect Dis. 1993 Oct; 17(4):701-4. PMID: 8268353.
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    244. Rasmussen BA, Bradford PA, Quinn JP, Wiener J, Weinstein RA, Bush K. Genetically diverse ceftazidime-resistant isolates from a single center: biochemical and genetic characterization of TEM-10 beta-lactamases encoded by different nucleotide sequences. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 1993 Sep; 37(9):1989-92. PMID: 8239618; PMCID: PMC188106.
    245. Itokazu GS, Weinstein RA. Drug use in infection control--is more less? Infection. 1993 May-Jun; 21(3):135-6. PMID: 8365808.
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    246. Edlin BR, St Clair MH, Pitha PM, Whaling SM, King DM, Bitran JD, Weinstein RA. In-vitro resistance to zidovudine and alpha-interferon in HIV-1 isolates from patients: correlations with treatment duration and response. Ann Intern Med. 1992 Sep 15; 117(6):457-60. PMID: 1503348.
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    247. Edlin BR, Weinstein RA, Whaling SM, Ou CY, Connolly PJ, Moore JL, Bitran JD. Zidovudine-interferon-alpha combination therapy in patients with advanced human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection: biphasic response of p24 antigen and quantitative polymerase chain reaction. J Infect Dis. 1992 May; 165(5):793-8. PMID: 1349031.
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    248. George DL, McLeod R, Weinstein RA. Contaminated commercial charcoal as a source of fungi in the respiratory tract. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 1991 Dec; 12(12):732-4. PMID: 1813580.
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    249. Weinstein RA. Epidemiology and control of nosocomial infections in adult intensive care units. Am J Med. 1991 Sep 16; 91(3B):179S-184S. PMID: 1928162.
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    250. Weinstein RA. Failure of infection control in intensive care units: can sucralfate improve the situation? Am J Med. 1991 Aug 08; 91(2A):132S-134S. PMID: 1882900.
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    251. Flaherty J, Nathan C, Kabins SA, Weinstein RA. Pilot trial of selective decontamination for prevention of bacterial infection in an intensive care unit. J Infect Dis. 1990 Dec; 162(6):1393-7. PMID: 2230272.
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    252. Flaherty JP, Weinstein RA. Infection control and pneumonia prophylaxis strategies in the intensive care unit. Semin Respir Infect. 1990 Sep; 5(3):191-203. PMID: 2255804.
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    253. Griffith SJ, Nathan C, Selander RK, Chamberlin W, Gordon S, Kabins S, Weinstein RA. The epidemiology of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in oncology patients in a general hospital. J Infect Dis. 1989 Dec; 160(6):1030-6. PMID: 2511252.
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    254. Flaherty JP, Waitley D, Edlin B, George D, Arnow P, O'Keefe P, Weinstein RA. Multicenter, randomized trial of ciprofloxacin plus azlocillin versus ceftazidime plus amikacin for empiric treatment of febrile neutropenic patients. Am J Med. 1989 Nov 30; 87(5A):278S-282S. PMID: 2686429.
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    255. Weinstein RA. Selective intestinal decontamination--an infection control measure whose time has come? Ann Intern Med. 1989 Jun 01; 110(11):853-5. PMID: 2655517.
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    256. Flynn DM, Weinstein RA, Kabins SA. Infections with gram-negative bacilli in a cardiac surgery intensive care unit: the relative role of enterobacter. J Hosp Infect. 1988 Feb; 11 Suppl A:367-73. PMID: 2896734.
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    257. Weinstein RA, Kabins SA. Isolation practices in hospitals. Ann Intern Med. 1987 Nov; 107(5):781-2. PMID: 3662295.
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    258. Weinstein RA, Nathan C, Delzell D, Kabins SA. In vitro susceptibility of nosocomial Pseudomonas aeruginosa, enterobacteriaceae, and staphylococci to ciprofloxacin and ten other broad-spectrum antibiotics. Chemioterapia. 1987 Oct; 6(5):315-8. PMID: 3123078.
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    259. Scupham R, Fretzin D, Weinstein RA. Caribbean sponge-related Pseudomonas folliculitis. JAMA. 1987 Sep 25; 258(12):1607-8. PMID: 3625964.
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    260. Flynn DM, Weinstein RA, Nathan C, Gaston MA, Kabins SA. Patients' endogenous flora as the source of "nosocomial" Enterobacter in cardiac surgery. J Infect Dis. 1987 Aug; 156(2):363-8. PMID: 3598234.
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    261. Weinstein RA. Resistant bacteria and infection control in the nursing home and hospital. Bull N Y Acad Med. 1987 Apr; 63(3):337-44. PMID: 3300832; PMCID: PMC1629243.
    262. Botsford KB, Weinstein RA, Boyer KM, Nathan C, Carman M, Paton JB. Gram-negative bacilli in human milk feedings: quantitation and clinical consequences for premature infants. J Pediatr. 1986 Oct; 109(4):707-10. PMID: 3093660.
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    263. Luskin RL, Weinstein RA, Nathan C, Chamberlin WH, Kabins SA. Extended use of disposable pressure transducers. A bacteriologic evaluation. JAMA. 1986 Feb 21; 255(7):916-20. PMID: 3944997.
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    264. Weinstein RA. Endemic emergence of cephalosporin-resistant Enterobacter: relation to prior therapy. Infect Control. 1986 Feb; 7(2 Suppl):120-3. PMID: 3633889.
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    265. Chen RT, Broome CV, Weinstein RA, Weaver R, Tsai TF. Diphtheria in the United States, 1971-81. Am J Public Health. 1985 Dec; 75(12):1393-7. PMID: 4061710; PMCID: PMC1646466.
    266. Gaynes RP, Weinstein RA, Chamberlin W, Kabins SA. Antibiotic-resistant flora in nursing home patients admitted to the hospital. Arch Intern Med. 1985 Oct; 145(10):1804-7. PMID: 3929707.
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    267. Olson B, Weinstein RA, Nathan C, Chamberlin W, Kabins SA. Occult aminoglycoside resistance in Pseudomonas aeruginosa: epidemiology and implications for therapy and control. J Infect Dis. 1985 Oct; 152(4):769-74. PMID: 3930619.
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    268. Feorino PM, Jaffe HW, Palmer E, Peterman TA, Francis DP, Kalyanaraman VS, Weinstein RA, Stoneburner RL, Alexander WJ, Raevsky C, et al. Transfusion-associated acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. Evidence for persistent infection in blood donors. N Engl J Med. 1985 May 16; 312(20):1293-6. PMID: 2985992.
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    269. Botsford KB, Weinstein RA, Nathan CR, Kabins SA. Selective survival in pentazocine and tripelennamine of Pseudomonas aeruginosa serotype O11 from drug addicts. J Infect Dis. 1985 Feb; 151(2):209-16. PMID: 3918122.
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    270. Weinstein RA. Occurrence of cefotaxime-resistant Enterobacter during therapy of cardiac surgery patients. Chemioterapia. 1985 Feb; 4(1):110-2. PMID: 3986939.
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    271. Olson B, Weinstein RA, Nathan C, Chamberlin W, Kabins SA. Epidemiology of endemic Pseudomonas aeruginosa: why infection control efforts have failed. J Infect Dis. 1984 Dec; 150(6):808-16. PMID: 6438248.
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    272. Levin MH, Weinstein RA, Nathan C, Selander RK, Ochman H, Kabins SA. Association of infection caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa serotype O11 with intravenous abuse of pentazocine mixed with tripelennamine. J Clin Microbiol. 1984 Oct; 20(4):758-62. PMID: 6436316; PMCID: PMC271426.
    273. Levin MH, Olson B, Nathan C, Kabins SA, Weinstein RA. Pseudomonas in the sinks in an intensive care unit: relation to patients. J Clin Pathol. 1984 Apr; 37(4):424-7. PMID: 6423700; PMCID: PMC498744.
    274. Quinn JP, Weinstein RA, Caplan LR. Eosinophilic meningitis and ibuprofen therapy. Neurology. 1984 Jan; 34(1):108-9. PMID: 6537831.
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    275. Friedman HZ, Weinstein RA. Sarcoidosis of the pancreas. Arch Intern Med. 1983 Nov; 143(11):2182-3. PMID: 6639240.
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    276. Levin MH, Weinstein RA, Kabins SA. Cefoxitin disc induction of latamoxef (moxalactam) resistance. J Antimicrob Chemother. 1983 Nov; 12(5):524-5. PMID: 6368516.
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    277. Gaynes RP, Weinstein RA, Smith J, Carman M, Kabins SA. Control of aminoglycoside resistance by barrier precautions. Infect Control. 1983 Jul-Aug; 4(4):221-4. PMID: 6411647.
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    278. Weinstein RA, Boyer KM, Linn ES. Isolation guidelines for obstetric patients and newborn infants. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 1983 Jun 15; 146(4):353-60. PMID: 6859157.
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    279. Levin MH, Weinstein RA, Axelrod JL, Schantz PM. Severe, reversible neutropenia during high-dose mebendazole therapy for echinococcosis. JAMA. 1983 Jun 03; 249(21):2929-31. PMID: 6842806.
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    280. Olson B, Weinstein RA, Nathan C, Kabins SA. Broad-spectrum beta-lactam resistance in Enterobacter: emergence during treatment and mechanisms of resistance. J Antimicrob Chemother. 1983 Apr; 11(4):299-310. PMID: 6602122.
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    281. Farmer JJ, Weinstein RA, Zierdt CH, Brokopp CD. Hospital outbreaks caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa: importance of serogroup O11. J Clin Microbiol. 1982 Aug; 16(2):266-70. PMID: 6811610; PMCID: PMC272342.
    282. Jaffe HW, Sweeney HM, Weinstein RA, Kabins SA, Nathan C, Cohen S. Structural and phenotypic varieties of gentamicin resistance plasmids in hospital strains of Staphylococcus aureus and coagulase-negative staphylococci. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 1982 May; 21(5):773-9. PMID: 7103456; PMCID: PMC182010.
    283. Weinstein RA, Kabins SA, Nathan C, Sweeney HM, Jaffe HW, Cohen S. Gentamicin-resistant staphylococci as hospital flora: epidemiology and resistance plasmids. J Infect Dis. 1982 Mar; 145(3):374-82. PMID: 7061884.
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    284. Weinstein RA, Nathan C, Kabins SA. Comparative in-vivo activity of Sch 29482 and six other extended spectrum cephalosporins. J Antimicrob Chemother. 1982 Feb; 9 Suppl C:41-8. PMID: 7061376.
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    285. Gardner AL, Weinstein RA, Lincoln LJ. Failure of Chloroquine prophylaxis in Plasmodium falciparum from East Africa. JAMA. 1981 Aug 28; 246(9):979-80. PMID: 7019473.
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    286. Stamm WE, Weinstein RA, Dixon RE. Comparison of endemic and epidemic nosocomial infections. Am J Med. 1981 Feb; 70(2):393-7. PMID: 7468623.
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    287. Weinstein RA, Kabins SA. Strategies for prevention and control of multiple drug-resistant nosocomial infection. Am J Med. 1981 Feb; 70(2):449-54. PMID: 7468626.
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    288. Jaffe HW, Sweeney HM, Nathan C, Weinstein RA, Kabins SA, Cohen S. Identity and interspecific transfer of gentamicin-resistance plasmids in Staphylococcus aureus and Staphylococcus epidermidis. J Infect Dis. 1980 Jun; 141(6):738-47. PMID: 7391616.
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    289. Weinstein RA, Nathan C, Gruensfelder R, Kabins SA. Endemic aminoglycoside resistance in gram-negative bacilli: epidemiology and mechanisms. J Infect Dis. 1980 Mar; 141(3):338-45. PMID: 6767795.
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    290. Weinstein RA, Gardner P. Antimicrobial prophylaxis in clinical practice. Compr Ther. 1979 May; 5(5):23-32. PMID: 110509.
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    291. Weinstein RA, Gelmann E, Golomb HM. Disseminated atypical mycobacterial infection in hairy-cell leukaemia. Lancet. 1978 Nov 11; 2(8098):1052-3. PMID: 82068.
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    292. Ruebush TK, Weinstein RA, Baehner RL, Wolff D, Bartlett M, Gonzles-Crussi F, Sulzer AJ, Schultz MG. An outbreak of pneumocystis pneumonia in children with acute lymphocytic leukemia. Am J Dis Child. 1978 Feb; 132(2):143-8. PMID: 305199.
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    293. Weinstein RA, Stamm WE. Pseudoepidemics in hospital. Lancet. 1977 Oct 22; 2(8043):862-4. PMID: 72205.
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    294. Weinstein RA, Stamm WE, Kramer L, Corey L. Pressure monitoring devices. Overlooked source of nosocomial infection. JAMA. 1976 Aug 23; 236(8):936-8. PMID: 988891.
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    295. Weinstein RA, Jones EL, Schwarzmann SW, Hatcher CR. Sternal osteomyelitis and mediastinitis after open-heart operation: pathogenesis and prevention. Ann Thorac Surg. 1976 May; 21(5):442-4. PMID: 1083719.
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    296. Schaberg DR, Weinstein RA, Stamm WE. Epidemics of nosocomial urinary tract infection caused by multiply resistant gram-negative bacilli: epidemiology and control. J Infect Dis. 1976 Mar; 133(3):363-6. PMID: 768384.
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    297. Weinstein RA, Emori TG, Anderson RL, Stamm WE. Pressure transducers as a source of bacteremia after open heart surgery. Report of an outbreak and guidelines for prevention. Chest. 1976 Mar; 69(3):338-44. PMID: 971602.
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    298. Weinstein RA, Bauer FW, Hoffman RD, Tyler PG, Anderson RL, Stamm WE. Factitious meningitis. Diagnostic error due to nonviable bacteria in commercial lumbar puncture trays. JAMA. 1975 Aug 25; 233(8):878-9. PMID: 1097753.
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