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1.

Procalcitonin (PCT)-guided antibiotic stewardship in Asia-Pacific countries: adaptation based on an expert consensus meeting.

Lee CC, Kwa ALH, Apisarnthanarak A, Feng JY, Gluck EH, Ito A, Karuniawati A, Periyasamy P, Pratumvinit B, Sharma J, Solante R, Swaminathan S, Tyagi N, Vu DM, Zirpe K, Schuetz P.

Clin Chem Lab Med. 2020 Jan 13. pii: /j/cclm.ahead-of-print/cclm-2019-1122/cclm-2019-1122.xml. doi: 10.1515/cclm-2019-1122. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
31926074
2.

APSIC guidelines for the prevention of surgical site infections.

Ling ML, Apisarnthanarak A, Abbas A, Morikane K, Lee KY, Warrier A, Yamada K.

Antimicrob Resist Infect Control. 2019 Nov 12;8:174. doi: 10.1186/s13756-019-0638-8. eCollection 2019.

3.

The higher prevalence of extended spectrum beta-lactamases among Escherichia coli ST131 in Southeast Asia is driven by expansion of a single, locally prevalent subclone.

Chen SL, Ding Y, Apisarnthanarak A, Kalimuddin S, Archuleta S, Omar SFS, De PP, Koh TH, Chew KL, Atiya N, Suwantarat N, Velayuthan RD, Wong JGX, Lye DC.

Sci Rep. 2019 Sep 13;9(1):13245. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-49467-5.

4.

Outcomes of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases producing Enterobacteriaceae colonization among patients abdominal surgery patients.

Apisarnthanarak A, Kondo S, Mingmalairak C, Mahawongkajit P, Juntong J, Limpavitayaporn P, Sriussadaporn E, Tongyoo A, Mundy LM.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2019 Nov;40(11):1290-1293. doi: 10.1017/ice.2019.254. Epub 2019 Sep 4.

PMID:
31481134
5.

Active surveillance culture program in asymptomatic patients as a strategy to control multidrug-resistant gram-negative organisms: What should be considered?

Thatrimontrichai A, Apisarnthanarak A.

J Formos Med Assoc. 2019 Aug 27. pii: S0929-6646(19)30658-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jfma.2019.08.015. [Epub ahead of print] Review.

6.

Nocardia intracranial mycotic aneurysm associated with proteasome inhibitor.

Chansirikarnjana S, Apisarnthanarak A, Suwantarat N, Damronglerd P, Rutjanawech S, Visuttichaikit S, Khawcharoenporn T.

IDCases. 2019 Jul 18;18:e00601. doi: 10.1016/j.idcr.2019.e00601. eCollection 2019.

7.

Gap analysis on antimicrobial stewardship program in central Thailand.

Apisarnthanarak A, Jantarathaneewat K, Weber DJ.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2019 Sep;40(9):1077-1079. doi: 10.1017/ice.2019.185. Epub 2019 Jun 27. No abstract available.

PMID:
31244450
8.

Antibiotic prescribing behavioral assessment of physicians involved in surgical care.

Jantarathaneewat K, Chansirikarnjana S, Tidwong N, Mundy LM, Apisarnthanarak A.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2019 Sep;40(9):1079-1081. doi: 10.1017/ice.2019.167. Epub 2019 Jun 18. No abstract available.

PMID:
31210123
9.

HIV risk, risk perception and uptake of HIV testing and counseling among youth men who have sex with men attending a gay sauna.

Khawcharoenporn T, Mongkolkaewsub S, Naijitra C, Khonphiern W, Apisarnthanarak A, Phanuphak N.

AIDS Res Ther. 2019 Jun 12;16(1):13. doi: 10.1186/s12981-019-0229-z.

10.

Antimicrobial stewardship for acute-care hospitals: An Asian perspective.

Apisarnthanarak A, Kwa AL, Chiu CH, Kumar S, Thu LTA, Tan BH, Zong Z, Chuang YC, Karuniawati A, Tayzon MF, So TM, Peterson LR.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2018 Oct;39(10):1237-1245. doi: 10.1017/ice.2018.188. Epub 2018 Sep 19. Review.

PMID:
30227898
11.

PREVALENCE AND ANTIBIOTIC SUSCEPTIBLITY OF METHICILLIN RESISTANT STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS, COLLECTED AT THAMMASAT UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL, THAILAND, AUGUST 2012 - JULY 2015.

Phokhaphan P, Tingpej P, Apisarnthanarak A, Kondo S.

Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health. 2017 Mar;48(2):351-9.

PMID:
29642297
12.

A case of secondary syphilis with pulmonary involvement and review of the literature.

Visuttichaikit S, Suwantarat N, Apisarnthanarak A, Damronglerd P.

Int J STD AIDS. 2018 Sep;29(10):1027-1032. doi: 10.1177/0956462418765834. Epub 2018 Apr 5. Review.

PMID:
29621949
13.

A Systematic Review of the Burden of Multidrug-Resistant Healthcare-Associated Infections Among Intensive Care Unit Patients in Southeast Asia: The Rise of Multidrug-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii.

Teerawattanapong N, Panich P, Kulpokin D, Na Ranong S, Kongpakwattana K, Saksinanon A, Goh BH, Lee LH, Apisarnthanarak A, Chaiyakunapruk N.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2018 May;39(5):525-533. doi: 10.1017/ice.2018.58. Epub 2018 Mar 27.

PMID:
29580299
14.

The efficacy of ampicillin compared with ceftriaxone on preventing cesarean surgical site infections: an observational prospective cohort study.

Assawapalanggool S, Kasatpibal N, Sirichotiyakul S, Arora R, Suntornlimsiri W, Apisarnthanarak A.

Antimicrob Resist Infect Control. 2018 Jan 22;7:13. doi: 10.1186/s13756-018-0304-6. eCollection 2018.

15.

Comparative efficacy and safety of treatment options for MDR and XDR Acinetobacter baumannii infections: a systematic review and network meta-analysis.

Kengkla K, Kongpakwattana K, Saokaew S, Apisarnthanarak A, Chaiyakunapruk N.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2018 Jan 1;73(1):22-32. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkx368. Review.

PMID:
29069421
16.

National Survey of Environmental Cleaning and Disinfection in Hospitals in Thailand.

Apisarnthanarak A, Weber DJ, Ratz D, Saint S, Khawcharoenporn T, Greene MT.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2017 Oct;38(10):1250-1253. doi: 10.1017/ice.2017.171. Epub 2017 Aug 30.

PMID:
28853390
17.

Peripheral Venous Catheter-Related Adverse Events in a Tropical Country.

Apisarnthanarak A, Singh N, Weber DJ.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2017 Oct;38(10):1258-1259. doi: 10.1017/ice.2017.164. Epub 2017 Aug 10. No abstract available.

PMID:
28793936
18.

Effectiveness of Probiotic, Prebiotic, and Synbiotic Therapies in Reducing Postoperative Complications: A Systematic Review and Network Meta-analysis.

Kasatpibal N, Whitney JD, Saokaew S, Kengkla K, Heitkemper MM, Apisarnthanarak A.

Clin Infect Dis. 2017 May 15;64(suppl_2):S153-S160. doi: 10.1093/cid/cix114. Review.

PMID:
28475793
19.

Prevention and Control of Multidrug-Resistant Gram-Negative Bacteria in Adult Intensive Care Units: A Systematic Review and Network Meta-analysis.

Teerawattanapong N, Kengkla K, Dilokthornsakul P, Saokaew S, Apisarnthanarak A, Chaiyakunapruk N.

Clin Infect Dis. 2017 May 15;64(suppl_2):S51-S60. doi: 10.1093/cid/cix112. Review.

PMID:
28475791
20.

Inappropriate Empirical Treatment of Uncomplicated Cystitis in Thai Women: Lessons Learned.

Pruetpongpun N, Khawcharoenporn T, Damronglerd P, Suwantarat N, Apisarnthanarak A, Rutjanawech S.

Clin Infect Dis. 2017 May 15;64(suppl_2):S115-S118. doi: 10.1093/cid/cix088.

PMID:
28475789
21.

Infection Prevention Practices in Japan, Thailand, and the United States: Results From National Surveys.

Krein SL, Greene MT, Apisarnthanarak A, Sakamoto F, Tokuda Y, Sakihama T, Fowler KE, Ratz D, Saint S.

Clin Infect Dis. 2017 May 15;64(suppl_2):S105-S111. doi: 10.1093/cid/cix073.

PMID:
28475786
22.

Infection Prevention and Control in Asia: Current Evidence and Future Milestones.

Apisarnthanarak A, Mundy LM, Tantawichien T, Leelarasamee A.

Clin Infect Dis. 2017 May 15;64(suppl_2):S49-S50. doi: 10.1093/cid/cix071. No abstract available.

23.

National Survey of Practices to Prevent Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus and Multidrug-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in Thailand.

Apisarnthanarak A, Ratz D, Khawcharoenporn T, Patel PK, Weber DJ, Saint S, Greene MT.

Clin Infect Dis. 2017 May 15;64(suppl_2):S161-S166. doi: 10.1093/cid/cix045.

PMID:
28475783
24.

2015 Epidemic of Severe Streptococcus agalactiae Sequence Type 283 Infections in Singapore Associated With the Consumption of Raw Freshwater Fish: A Detailed Analysis of Clinical, Epidemiological, and Bacterial Sequencing Data.

Kalimuddin S, Chen SL, Lim CTK, Koh TH, Tan TY, Kam M, Wong CW, Mehershahi KS, Chau ML, Ng LC, Tang WY, Badaruddin H, Teo J, Apisarnthanarak A, Suwantarat N, Ip M, Holden MTG, Hsu LY, Barkham T; Singapore Group B Streptococcus Consortium.

Clin Infect Dis. 2017 May 15;64(suppl_2):S145-S152. doi: 10.1093/cid/cix021.

PMID:
28475781
25.

Comparative Efficacy of Antimicrobial Central Venous Catheters in Reducing Catheter-Related Bloodstream Infections in Adults: Abridged Cochrane Systematic Review and Network Meta-Analysis.

Chong HY, Lai NM, Apisarnthanarak A, Chaiyakunapruk N.

Clin Infect Dis. 2017 May 15;64(suppl_2):S131-S140. doi: 10.1093/cid/cix019. Review.

PMID:
28475779
26.

QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube Test for Tuberculosis Prevention in HIV-Infected Patients.

Khawcharoenporn T, Phetsuksiri B, Rudeeaneksin J, Srisungngam S, Apisarnthanarak A.

Jpn J Infect Dis. 2017 Sep 25;70(5):502-506. doi: 10.7883/yoken.JJID.2016.480. Epub 2017 Mar 28.

27.

National survey of practices to prevent health care-associated infections in Thailand: The role of prevention bundles.

Apisarnthanarak A, Ratz D, Greene MT, Khawcharoenporn T, Weber DJ, Saint S.

Am J Infect Control. 2017 Jul 1;45(7):805-810. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2017.01.014. Epub 2017 Feb 28.

PMID:
28256264
28.

Answer to March 2017 Photo Quiz.

Pruetpongpun N, Damronglerd P, Suthiwartnarueput W, Rujanavej S, Khawcharoenporn T, Dunne WM, Apisarnthanarak A.

J Clin Microbiol. 2017 Mar;55(3):988-989. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00946-15. No abstract available.

29.

Photo Quiz: An 88-Year-Old Immunosuppressed Thai Man with Diarrhea, Septic Shock, and Rashes.

Pruetpongpun N, Damronglerd P, Suthiwartnarueput W, Rujanavej S, Khawcharoenporn T, Dunne WM, Apisarnthanarak A.

J Clin Microbiol. 2017 Mar;55(3):663-664. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00945-15. No abstract available.

30.

Closing the Brief Case: Central Nervous System Sparganosis in a 53-Year-Old Thai Man.

Carlson AL, Pruetpongpun N, Buppajarntham A, Damronglerd P, Anderson NW, Apisarnthanarak A.

J Clin Microbiol. 2017 Feb;55(2):658-659. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01337-16. No abstract available.

31.

The Brief Case: Central Nervous System Sparganosis in a 53-Year-Old Thai Man.

Carlson AL, Pruetpongpun N, Buppajarntham A, Damronglerd P, Anderson NW, Apisarnthanarak A.

J Clin Microbiol. 2017 Feb;55(2):352-355. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01328-16. No abstract available.

32.

Active targeted HIV testing and linkage to care among men who have sex with men attending a gay sauna in Thailand.

Khawcharoenporn T, Apisarnthanarak A, Phanuphak N.

AIDS Care. 2017 Mar;29(3):355-364. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2016.1259450. Epub 2016 Nov 17.

PMID:
27855485
33.

Carbapenem-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii and Enterobacteriaceae in South and Southeast Asia.

Hsu LY, Apisarnthanarak A, Khan E, Suwantarat N, Ghafur A, Tambyah PA.

Clin Microbiol Rev. 2017 Jan;30(1):1-22. Epub 2016 Oct 19. Review.

34.

International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium report, data summary of 50 countries for 2010-2015: Device-associated module.

Rosenthal VD, Al-Abdely HM, El-Kholy AA, AlKhawaja SAA, Leblebicioglu H, Mehta Y, Rai V, Hung NV, Kanj SS, Salama MF, Salgado-Yepez E, Elahi N, Morfin Otero R, Apisarnthanarak A, De Carvalho BM, Ider BE, Fisher D, Buenaflor MCSG, Petrov MM, Quesada-Mora AM, Zand F, Gurskis V, Anguseva T, Ikram A, Aguilar de Moros D, Duszynska W, Mejia N, Horhat FG, Belskiy V, Mioljevic V, Di Silvestre G, Furova K, Ramos-Ortiz GY, Gamar Elanbya MO, Satari HI, Gupta U, Dendane T, Raka L, Guanche-Garcell H, Hu B, Padgett D, Jayatilleke K, Ben Jaballah N, Apostolopoulou E, Prudencio Leon WE, Sepulveda-Chavez A, Telechea HM, Trotter A, Alvarez-Moreno C, Kushner-Davalos L; Remaining authors.

Am J Infect Control. 2016 Dec 1;44(12):1495-1504. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2016.08.007. Epub 2016 Oct 11.

PMID:
27742143
35.

Is Aerosalization a Problem With Carbapenem-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in Thailand Hospital?

Apisarnthanarak A, Tantajina P, Laovachirasuwan P, Weber DJ, Singh N.

Open Forum Infect Dis. 2016 Jun 20;3(3):ofw124. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofw124. eCollection 2016 Sep.

36.

Disseminated Talaromyces marneffei and Mycobacterium abscessus in a Patient With Anti-Interferon-γ Autoantibodies.

Pruetpongpun N, Khawcharoenporn T, Damronglerd P, Suthiwartnarueput W, Apisarnthanarak A, Rujanavej S, Suwantarat N.

Open Forum Infect Dis. 2016 May 10;3(2):ofw093. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofw093. eCollection 2016 Apr.

37.

Uptake of HIV testing and counseling, risk perception and linkage to HIV care among Thai university students.

Khawcharoenporn T, Chunloy K, Apisarnthanarak A.

BMC Public Health. 2016 Jul 12;16:556. doi: 10.1186/s12889-016-3274-8.

38.

Controlling Nosocomial Transmission of Drug-Resistant Pathogens at Different Endemic Stages in a Resource-Limited Setting.

Carlson AL, Pruetpongpun N, Buppajarntham A, Apisarnthanarak A.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2016 Sep;37(9):1114-6. doi: 10.1017/ice.2016.121. Epub 2016 Jun 20. No abstract available.

PMID:
27322523
39.

Reply to Wang et al.

Ling ML, Apisarnthanarak A, Madriaga G.

Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Aug 1;63(3):429-30. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciw307. Epub 2016 May 10. No abstract available.

PMID:
27165657
40.

APSIC guide for prevention of Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infections (CLABSI).

Ling ML, Apisarnthanarak A, Jaggi N, Harrington G, Morikane K, Thu le TA, Ching P, Villanueva V, Zong Z, Jeong JS, Lee CM.

Antimicrob Resist Infect Control. 2016 May 4;5:16. doi: 10.1186/s13756-016-0116-5. eCollection 2016. Review.

41.

National Survey of Infectious Diseases Physicians on Prevention Practices for Multidrug-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in Thailand.

Apisarnthanarak A, Buppajarntham A, Mundy LM.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2016 Apr;37(4):489-91. doi: 10.1017/ice.2015.343. Epub 2016 Jan 11. No abstract available.

PMID:
26751004
42.

APSIC Guidelines for environmental cleaning and decontamination.

Ling ML, Apisarnthanarak A, Thu le TA, Villanueva V, Pandjaitan C, Yusof MY.

Antimicrob Resist Infect Control. 2015 Dec 29;4:58. doi: 10.1186/s13756-015-0099-7. eCollection 2015. Review.

43.

National Survey of Thai Infectious Disease Physicians on Treatment of Carbapenem-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia: The Role of Infection Control Awareness.

Buppajarntham A, Apisarnthanarak A, Khawcharoenporn T, Rutjanawech S, Singh N.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2016 Jan;37(1):61-9. doi: 10.1017/ice.2015.240. Epub 2015 Oct 29.

PMID:
26510383
44.

Tuberculin Skin Test and QuantiFERON(®)-TB Gold In-Tube Test for Diagnosing Latent Tuberculosis Infection among Thai Healthcare Workers.

Khawcharoenporn T, Apisarnthanarak A, Sangkitporn S, Rudeeaneksin J, Srisungngam S, Bunchoo S, Phetsuksiri B.

Jpn J Infect Dis. 2016 May 20;69(3):224-30. doi: 10.7883/yoken.JJID.2015.181. Epub 2015 Aug 7.

45.

Risks to healthcare workers with emerging diseases: lessons from MERS-CoV, Ebola, SARS, and avian flu.

Suwantarat N, Apisarnthanarak A.

Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2015 Aug;28(4):349-61. doi: 10.1097/QCO.0000000000000183. Review.

PMID:
26098498
46.

Design and analysis of a pharmacist-enhanced antimicrobial stewardship program in Thailand.

Apisarnthanarak A, Lapcharoen P, Vanichkul P, Srisaeng-Ngoen T, Mundy LM.

Am J Infect Control. 2015 Sep 1;43(9):956-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2015.05.011. Epub 2015 Jun 19.

PMID:
26095656
47.

The utilization of clinical and radiologic tools for the diagnosis of acute appendicitis.

Apisarnthanarak P, Mundy LM, Apisarnthanarak A.

Am J Emerg Med. 2015 Jun;33(6):840-1. doi: 10.1016/j.ajem.2015.03.009. Epub 2015 Mar 14. No abstract available.

PMID:
25819408
48.

Bacterial Misidentification in a Resource-Limited Microbiology Laboratory Setting and Quality Improvement Strategies.

Suwantarat N, Rutjanawech S, Buppajarntham A, Carroll KC, Khawcharoenporn T, Apisarnthanarak A.

J Patient Saf. 2017 Dec;13(4):255-257. doi: 10.1097/PTS.0000000000000152. No abstract available.

PMID:
25719819
49.

The Burden of Healthcare-Associated Infections in Southeast Asia: A Systematic Literature Review and Meta-analysis.

Ling ML, Apisarnthanarak A, Madriaga G.

Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Jun 1;60(11):1690-9. doi: 10.1093/cid/civ095. Epub 2015 Feb 12. Review.

PMID:
25676799
50.

Extensively drug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in a Thai hospital: a molecular epidemiologic analysis and identification of bactericidal Polymyxin B-based combinations.

Teo J, Lim TP, Hsu LY, Tan TY, Sasikala S, Hon PY, Kwa AL, Apisarnthanarak A.

Antimicrob Resist Infect Control. 2015 Jan 29;4(1):2. doi: 10.1186/s13756-015-0043-x. eCollection 2015.

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