Clinical Edge

Summaries of Must-Read Clinical Literature, Guidelines, and FDA Actions

Must Reads In Healthcare-acquired Infections

Healthcare-acquired Infections for March/April 2018

Racial Disparities in Invasive MRSA Infections, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Apr 5; Gualandi, et al

Antibiotic Stewardship to Improve Treatment of URI and SSTI, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Mar 30; Jenkins, et al

Colonization as a Risk Factor for S. aureus, BMC Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Feb 21; Kim, et al

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Healthcare-acquired Infections for January/February 2018

Penicillin Allergy and MSSA Bacteremia , Open Forum Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Feb 19; Turner, et al

SSI Incidence After Gastrointestinal Surgery , Lancet Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Feb 13; Bhangu, et al

Socioeconomic Status & Risk of Infection & Sepsis, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Feb 12; Donnelly, et al

Regional Spread of CRE Among Healthcare Facilities, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Feb 3; Ray, et al

Antimicrobial Therapy for Enterococcus faecalis, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Jan 30; Beganovic, et al

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Healthcare-acquired Infections for November/December 2017

MRSA Colonization Among Adult ICU Patients, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2017 Dec 7; Lin, et al

Persistence of Strain-Specific MRSA in Nursing Homes, BMC Infect Dis; ePub 2017 Dec 6; Batina, et al

Sustaining Reduction Rates for Hospital-Onset CDI, Am J Infect Control; ePub 2017 Nov 21; Khoury, et al

Hospital-Level Antibiotic Consumption & Incident CDI, Am J Infect Control; ePub 2017 Nov 21; Crew, et al

Does Hospital HIV Testing Need Expanding?, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2017 Nov 27; Branson, et al

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Healthcare-acquired Infections for September/October 2017

Hospital Readmissions in Patients with CDI, Am J Infect Control; ePub 2017 Oct 16; Deshpande, et al

Nonventilator Hospital-Acquired Pneumonia in US, Am J Infect Control; ePub 2017 Oct 16; Baker, et al

Penicillin Allergy Increases Risk of SSI, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2017 Oct 9; Blumenthal, et al

Drug Resistance in Patients with Repeat Infections, J Crit Care; 2017 Sep 18; Agarwal, Larson

Enteral Colonization with Gram-Negative Bacteria, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2017 Sep 16; Frencken, et al

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Healthcare-acquired Infections for July/August 2017

How Common are OPAT-Related ADEs?, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2017 Aug 17; Keller, et al

Reducing Catheter-Associated UTIs in Nursing Homes, Am J Infect Control; ePub 2017 Aug 11; Krein, et al

Urine Testing Overuse During Inpatient Admission, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2017 Aug 7; Horstman, et al

Probiotic Use to Prevent C. difficile Infection, Open Forum Infect Dis; ePub 2017 Jul 22; Shen, et al

Improving Central Line Maintenance to Reduce CLABSI , Am J Infect Contr; ePub 2017 Jul 3; Drews, et al

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