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1.

Risk Factors for Infections Involving Cardiac Implanted Electronic Devices.

Birnie DH, Wang J, Alings M, Philippon F, Parkash R, Manlucu J, Angaran P, Rinne C, Coutu B, Low RA, Essebag V, Morillo C, Redfearn D, Toal S, Becker G, Degrâce M, Thibault B, Crystal E, Tung S, LeMaitre J, Sultan O, Bennett M, Bashir J, Ayala-Paredes F, Gervais P, Rioux L, Hemels MEW, Bouwels LHR, Exner DV, Dorian P, Connolly SJ, Longtin Y, Krahn AD.

J Am Coll Cardiol. 2019 Dec 10;74(23):2845-2854. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2019.09.060.

PMID:
31806127
2.

Predictors of Clostridioidesdifficile Infection among Asymptomatic Colonized Patients: A Retrospective Cohort Study.

Poirier D, Gervais P, Fuchs M, Roussy JF, Paquet-Bolduc B, Trottier S, Longtin J, Loo VG, Longtin Y.

Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Jul 9. pii: ciz626. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciz626. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
31290544
3.

Development and validation of a clinical risk calculator for mortality after colectomy for fulminant Clostridium difficile colitis.

Abou Khalil M, Bhatnagar SR, Feldman L, Longtin Y, Vasilevsky CA, Carignan A, Morin N, Boutros M.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2019 Oct;87(4):856-864. doi: 10.1097/TA.0000000000002412.

PMID:
31233446
4.

Two Hypervirulent Klebsiella pneumoniae Isolates Producing a bla KPC-2 Carbapenemase from a Canadian Patient.

Mataseje LF, Boyd DA, Mulvey MR, Longtin Y.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2019 Jun 24;63(7). pii: e00517-19. doi: 10.1128/AAC.00517-19. Print 2019 Jul.

PMID:
30988151
5.

Prevention of Arrhythmia Device Infection Trial: The PADIT Trial.

Krahn AD, Longtin Y, Philippon F, Birnie DH, Manlucu J, Angaran P, Rinne C, Coutu B, Low RA, Essebag V, Morillo C, Redfearn D, Toal S, Becker G, Degrâce M, Thibault B, Crystal E, Tung S, LeMaitre J, Sultan O, Bennett M, Bashir J, Ayala-Paredes F, Gervais P, Rioux L, Hemels MEW, Bouwels LHR, van Vlies B, Wang J, Exner DV, Dorian P, Parkash R, Alings M, Connolly SJ.

J Am Coll Cardiol. 2018 Dec 18;72(24):3098-3109. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2018.09.068.

PMID:
30545448
6.

Investigation of a Carbapenemase-producing Acinetobacter baumannii outbreak using whole genome sequencing versus a standard epidemiologic investigation.

Bogaty C, Mataseje L, Gray A, Lefebvre B, Lévesque S, Mulvey M, Longtin Y.

Antimicrob Resist Infect Control. 2018 Nov 21;7:140. doi: 10.1186/s13756-018-0437-7. eCollection 2018.

7.

The evolving epidemiology of Clostridium difficile infection in Canadian hospitals during a postepidemic period (2009-2015).

Katz KC, Golding GR, Choi KB, Pelude L, Amaratunga KR, Taljaard M, Alexandre S, Collet JC, Davis I, Du T, Evans GA, Frenette C, Gravel D, Hota S, Kibsey P, Langley JM, Lee BE, Lemieux C, Longtin Y, Mertz D, Mieusement LMD, Minion J, Moore DL, Mulvey MR, Richardson S, Science M, Simor AE, Stagg P, Suh KN, Taylor G, Wong A, Thampi N; Canadian Nosocomial Infection Surveillance Program.

CMAJ. 2018 Jun 25;190(25):E758-E765. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.180013.

8.

Clostridium difficile: Investigating Transmission Patterns Between Infected and Colonized Patients Using Whole Genome Sequencing.

Kong LY, Eyre DW, Corbeil J, Raymond F, Walker AS, Wilcox MH, Crook DW, Michaud S, Toye B, Frost E, Dendukuri N, Schiller I, Bourgault AM, Dascal A, Oughton M, Longtin Y, Poirier L, Brassard P, Turgeon N, Gilca R, Loo VG.

Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Jan 7;68(2):204-209. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciy457.

9.

Detection and Isolation of Clostridium difficile Asymptomatic Carriers During Clostridium difficile Infection Outbreaks: An Exploratory Study.

Paquet-Bolduc B, Gervais P, Roussy JF, Trottier S, Oughton M, Brukner I, Longtin J, Loo VG, Dascal A, Longtin Y.

Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Nov 13;67(11):1781-1783. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciy425.

PMID:
29771298
10.

Impact of Isolating Clostridium difficile Carriers on the Burden of Isolation Precautions: A Time Series Analysis.

Xiao Y, Paquet-Bolduc B, Garenc C, Gervais P, Trottier S, Roussy JF, Longtin J, Loo VG, Longtin Y.

Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Apr 17;66(9):1377-1382. doi: 10.1093/cid/cix1024.

PMID:
29149279
11.

Rectal swab screening assays of public health importance in molecular diagnostics: Sample adequacy control.

Glisovic S, Eintracht S, Longtin Y, Oughton M, Brukner I.

J Infect Public Health. 2018 Mar - Apr;11(2):234-237. doi: 10.1016/j.jiph.2017.07.009. Epub 2017 Aug 8.

12.

Left-Middle-Lobe Pneumonia.

Kong LY, Longtin Y.

N Engl J Med. 2017 Aug 10;377(6):e8. doi: 10.1056/NEJMicm1700661. No abstract available.

13.

Trends in the use of laboratory tests for the diagnosis of Clostridium difficile infection and association with incidence rates in Quebec, Canada, 2010-2014.

Bogaty C, Lévesque S, Garenc C, Frenette C, Bolduc D, Galarneau LA, Lalancette C, Loo V, Tremblay C, Trudeau M, Vachon J, Dionne M, Villeneuve J, Longtin J, Longtin Y; Quebec Clostridium difficile Infection Surveillance Program (QCISP).

Am J Infect Control. 2017 Sep 1;45(9):964-968. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2017.04.002. Epub 2017 May 23.

PMID:
28549882
14.

Efficacy of the World Health Organization-recommended handwashing technique and a modified washing technique to remove Clostridium difficile from hands.

Deschênes P, Chano F, Dionne LL, Pittet D, Longtin Y.

Am J Infect Control. 2017 Aug 1;45(8):844-848. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2017.04.001. Epub 2017 May 16.

PMID:
28526314
15.

Enteroccocus pallens as a potential novel human pathogen: three cases of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis.

Lévesque S, Longtin Y, Domingo MC, Massé C, Bernatchez H, Gaudreau C, Tremblay C.

JMM Case Rep. 2016 Feb 23;3(1):e005024. doi: 10.1099/jmmcr.0.005024. eCollection 2016 Feb.

16.

Multiple Variants of Klebsiella pneumoniae Producing Carbapenemase in One Patient.

Mulvey MR, Haraoui LP, Longtin Y.

N Engl J Med. 2016 Dec 15;375(24):2408-2410. No abstract available.

PMID:
27974041
17.

Effect Of Detecting and Isolating Asymptomatic Clostridium difficile Carriers-Reply.

Longtin Y, Gilca R, Loo VG.

JAMA Intern Med. 2016 Oct 1;176(10):1573. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2016.5342. No abstract available.

PMID:
27695841
18.

Enhanced performance feedback and patient participation to improve hand hygiene compliance of health-care workers in the setting of established multimodal promotion: a single-centre, cluster randomised controlled trial.

Stewardson AJ, Sax H, Gayet-Ageron A, Touveneau S, Longtin Y, Zingg W, Pittet D.

Lancet Infect Dis. 2016 Dec;16(12):1345-1355. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(16)30256-0. Epub 2016 Sep 3.

PMID:
27599874
19.

Burden of Clostridium difficile Infections in Québec by Levy et al.

Longtin Y, Garenc C, Valiquette L.

Open Forum Infect Dis. 2016 Jul 1;3(3):ofw139. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofw139. eCollection 2016 Sep. No abstract available.

20.

Clostridium difficile Infections in Children: Impact of the Diagnostic Method on Infection Rates.

AlGhounaim M, Longtin Y, Gonzales M, Merckx J, Winters N, Quach C.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2016 Sep;37(9):1087-93. doi: 10.1017/ice.2016.123. Epub 2016 Jun 6.

PMID:
27263967
21.

Predictors of Heavy Stethoscope Contamination Following a Physical Examination.

Tschopp C, Schneider A, Longtin Y, Renzi G, Schrenzel J, Pittet D.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2016 Jun;37(6):673-9. doi: 10.1017/ice.2016.40.

PMID:
27198604
22.

Impact of sink location on hand hygiene compliance after care of patients with Clostridium difficile infection: a cross-sectional study.

Deyneko A, Cordeiro F, Berlin L, Ben-David D, Perna S, Longtin Y.

BMC Infect Dis. 2016 May 16;16:203. doi: 10.1186/s12879-016-1535-x.

23.

Effect of Detecting and Isolating Clostridium difficile Carriers at Hospital Admission on the Incidence of C difficile Infections: A Quasi-Experimental Controlled Study.

Longtin Y, Paquet-Bolduc B, Gilca R, Garenc C, Fortin E, Longtin J, Trottier S, Gervais P, Roussy JF, Lévesque S, Ben-David D, Cloutier I, Loo VG.

JAMA Intern Med. 2016 Jun 1;176(6):796-804. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2016.0177.

PMID:
27111806
24.

Management of a hospital outbreak of extensively drug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii using a multimodal intervention including daily chlorhexidine baths.

Gray AP, Allard R, Paré R, Tannenbaum T, Lefebvre B, Lévesque S, Mulvey M, Maalouf L, Perna S, Longtin Y.

J Hosp Infect. 2016 May;93(1):29-34. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2015.12.013. Epub 2016 Jan 12.

PMID:
26876749
25.
26.

Assay for estimating total bacterial load: relative qPCR normalisation of bacterial load with associated clinical implications.

Brukner I, Longtin Y, Oughton M, Forgetta V, Dascal A.

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2015 Sep;83(1):1-6. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2015.04.005. Epub 2015 May 2.

PMID:
26008123
27.

Detection and quantification of airborne norovirus during outbreaks in healthcare facilities.

Bonifait L, Charlebois R, Vimont A, Turgeon N, Veillette M, Longtin Y, Jean J, Duchaine C.

Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Aug 1;61(3):299-304. doi: 10.1093/cid/civ321. Epub 2015 Apr 21.

PMID:
25900175
28.

In reply-a "solution" for infectious stethoscopes?

Longtin Y, Pittet D.

Mayo Clin Proc. 2014 Sep;89(9):1318-9. doi: 10.1016/j.mayocp.2014.06.012. No abstract available.

PMID:
25192619
29.

Clinical characteristics and outcome of patients with Clostridium difficile infection diagnosed by PCR versus a three-step algorithm.

Beaulieu C, Dionne LL, Julien AS, Longtin Y.

Clin Microbiol Infect. 2014 Oct;20(10):1067-73. doi: 10.1111/1469-0691.12676. Epub 2014 Jul 12.

30.

[And if the patient requests that you wash your hands....].

Des Rosiers N, Laplante P, Longtin Y, Michaud C.

Perspect Infirm. 2014 Mar-Apr;11(2):52-5. French. No abstract available.

PMID:
24672925
31.

Contamination of stethoscopes and physicians' hands after a physical examination.

Longtin Y, Schneider A, Tschopp C, Renzi G, Gayet-Ageron A, Schrenzel J, Pittet D.

Mayo Clin Proc. 2014 Mar;89(3):291-9. doi: 10.1016/j.mayocp.2013.11.016.

32.

Correlation between Clostridium difficile bacterial load, commercial real-time PCR cycle thresholds, and results of diagnostic tests based on enzyme immunoassay and cell culture cytotoxicity assay.

Dionne LL, Raymond F, Corbeil J, Longtin J, Gervais P, Longtin Y.

J Clin Microbiol. 2013 Nov;51(11):3624-30. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01444-13. Epub 2013 Aug 21.

33.

Randomized cluster crossover trials for reliable, efficient, comparative effectiveness testing: design of the Prevention of Arrhythmia Device Infection Trial (PADIT).

Connolly SJ, Philippon F, Longtin Y, Casanova A, Birnie DH, Exner DV, Dorian P, Prakash R, Alings M, Krahn AD.

Can J Cardiol. 2013 Jun;29(6):652-8. doi: 10.1016/j.cjca.2013.01.020. Review. Erratum in: Can J Cardiol. 2013 Jul;29(7):889.

PMID:
23702356
34.

Impact of the type of diagnostic assay on Clostridium difficile infection and complication rates in a mandatory reporting program.

Longtin Y, Trottier S, Brochu G, Paquet-Bolduc B, Garenc C, Loungnarath V, Beaulieu C, Goulet D, Longtin J.

Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Jan;56(1):67-73. doi: 10.1093/cid/cis840. Epub 2012 Sep 25.

PMID:
23011147
35.

Caregivers' perceptions of patients as reminders to improve hand hygiene.

Longtin Y, Farquet N, Gayet-Ageron A, Sax H, Pittet D.

Arch Intern Med. 2012 Oct 22;172(19):1516-7. doi: 10.1001/archinternmed.2012.3641. No abstract available.

PMID:
22945454
36.

Seasonal variations in Clostridium difficile infections are associated with influenza and respiratory syncytial virus activity independently of antibiotic prescriptions: a time series analysis in Quebec, Canada.

Gilca R, Fortin E, Frenette C, Longtin Y, Gourdeau M.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2012 Feb;56(2):639-46. doi: 10.1128/AAC.05411-11. Epub 2011 Nov 21.

37.

Norovirus outbreaks and alcohol-based handrub solutions: association does not prove causation.

Longtin Y, Voss A, Allegranzi B, Pittet D.

Am J Infect Control. 2012 Mar;40(2):191; author reply 192. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2011.05.002. Epub 2011 Aug 10. No abstract available.

PMID:
21831479
38.

Deep sternal wound infection due to Pasteurella multocida: the first case report and review of literature.

Baillot R, Voisine P, Côté LM, Longtin Y.

Infection. 2011 Dec;39(6):575-8. doi: 10.1007/s15010-011-0141-5. Epub 2011 Jun 29. Review.

PMID:
21713430
39.

Videos in clinical medicine. Hand hygiene.

Longtin Y, Sax H, Allegranzi B, Schneider F, Pittet D.

N Engl J Med. 2011 Mar 31;364(13):e24. doi: 10.1056/NEJMvcm0903599. Review. No abstract available.

40.

Distribution of antiseptic resistance genes qacA, qacB, and smr in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolated in Toronto, Canada, from 2005 to 2009.

Longtin J, Seah C, Siebert K, McGeer A, Simor A, Longtin Y, Low DE, Melano RG.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2011 Jun;55(6):2999-3001. doi: 10.1128/AAC.01707-10. Epub 2011 Mar 14.

41.

Low risk despite high endemicity of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections following elective total joint arthroplasty: a 12-year experience.

Uçkay I, Lübbeke A, Harbarth S, Emonet S, Tovmirzaeva L, Agostinho A, Longtin Y, Peter R, Hoffmeyer P, Pittet D.

Ann Med. 2012 Jun;44(4):360-8. doi: 10.3109/07853890.2010.550932. Epub 2011 Feb 28.

PMID:
21352084
42.

Involving the patient to ask about hospital hand hygiene: a National Patient Safety Agency feasibility study.

Pittet D, Panesar SS, Wilson K, Longtin Y, Morris T, Allan V, Storr J, Cleary K, Donaldson L.

J Hosp Infect. 2011 Apr;77(4):299-303. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2010.10.013. Epub 2011 Jan 13.

PMID:
21236515
43.

Patient empowerment and multimodal hand hygiene promotion: a win-win strategy.

McGuckin M, Storr J, Longtin Y, Allegranzi B, Pittet D.

Am J Med Qual. 2011 Jan-Feb;26(1):10-7. doi: 10.1177/1062860610373138. Epub 2010 Jun 24. Review.

PMID:
20576998
44.

Patient participation: current knowledge and applicability to patient safety.

Longtin Y, Sax H, Leape LL, Sheridan SE, Donaldson L, Pittet D.

Mayo Clin Proc. 2010 Jan;85(1):53-62. doi: 10.4065/mcp.2009.0248. Review.

45.

Pseudomonas aeruginosa outbreak in a pediatric intensive care unit linked to a humanitarian organization residential center.

Longtin Y, Troillet N, Touveneau S, Boillat N, Rimensberger P, Dharan S, Gervaix A, Pittet D, Harbarth S.

Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2010 Mar;29(3):233-7. doi: 10.1097/INF.0b013e3181bc24fb.

PMID:
19940801
46.

Patients' beliefs and perceptions of their participation to increase healthcare worker compliance with hand hygiene.

Longtin Y, Sax H, Allegranzi B, Hugonnet S, Pittet D.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2009 Sep;30(9):830-9. doi: 10.1086/599118.

PMID:
19642899
47.

Evaluation of patients' mask use after the implementation of cough etiquette in the emergency department.

Longtin Y, Akakpo C, Rutschmann OT, Pittet D, Sax H.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2009 Sep;30(9):904-8. doi: 10.1086/605471.

PMID:
19622049
48.

[Social marketing: applying commercial strategies to the prevention of nosocomial infections].

Sax H, Longtin Y, Alvarez-Ceyssat R, Bonfillon C, Cavallero S, Dayer P, Ginet C, Herrault P.

Rev Med Suisse. 2009 Apr 1;5(197):735-8. French.

PMID:
19492518
49.

Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: risk factors for infection, and long-term follow-up.

Longtin Y, Sudre P, François P, Schrenzel J, Aramburu C, Pastore R, Gervaix A, Renzi G, Pittet D, Harbarth S.

Clin Microbiol Infect. 2009 Jun;15(6):552-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-0691.2009.02715.x. Epub 2009 Mar 23. Erratum in: Clin Microbiol Infect. 2009 Aug;15(8):803.

50.

Community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections in two scuba divers returning from the Philippines.

Bochet M, Francois P, Longtin Y, Gaide O, Renzi G, Harbarth S.

J Travel Med. 2008 Sep-Oct;15(5):378-81. doi: 10.1111/j.1708-8305.2008.00243.x.

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