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1.

Evaluating carbapenem restriction practices at a private hospital in Manila, Philippines as a strategy for antimicrobial stewardship.

Mitchell KF, Safdar N, Abad CL.

Arch Public Health. 2019 Jul 4;77:31. doi: 10.1186/s13690-019-0358-9. eCollection 2019.

2.

What works for engaging lay stakeholders: Advice from a patient and caregiver group.

Kaiser BL, Thomas GR, Keating JA, Brys N, Knobloch MJ, Safdar N.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2019 Aug;40(8):948-949. doi: 10.1017/ice.2019.147. Epub 2019 Jun 17. No abstract available.

PMID:
31203821
3.

Implementation of a Clostridioides difficile prevention bundle: Understanding common, unique, and conflicting work system barriers and facilitators for subprocess design.

Musuuza JS, Hundt AS, Carayon P, Christensen K, Ngam C, Haun N, Safdar N.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2019 Aug;40(8):880-888. doi: 10.1017/ice.2019.150. Epub 2019 Jun 13.

PMID:
31190669
4.

Case 18-2019: A 24-Year-Old Woman with a Pelvic Mass.

Spriggs DR, Melamed A, Li W, Safdar N.

N Engl J Med. 2019 Jun 13;380(24):2361-2369. doi: 10.1056/NEJMcpc1900593. No abstract available.

PMID:
31189041
5.

Effectiveness of a multisite personal protective equipment (PPE)-free zone intervention in acute care.

Visnovsky LD, Zhang Y, Leecaster MK, Safdar N, Barko L, Haroldsen C, Mulvey DL, Nevers M, Shaughnessy C, Stratford KM, Drews FA, Samore MH, Mayer J.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2019 Jul;40(7):761-766. doi: 10.1017/ice.2019.111.

PMID:
31172904
7.

Using a Systems Engineering Framework to Evaluate Proton Pump Inhibitor Prescribing in Critically Ill Patients.

Tischendorf JS, Knobloch MJ, Musuuza JS, Safdar N.

J Healthc Qual. 2019 May 30. doi: 10.1097/JHQ.0000000000000209. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
31157697
8.

Evaluating antibiotic stewardship in a tertiary care hospital in Kerala, India: a qualitative interview study.

Baubie K, Shaughnessy C, Kostiuk L, Varsha Joseph M, Safdar N, Singh SK, Siraj D, Sethi A, Keating J.

BMJ Open. 2019 May 14;9(5):e026193. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-026193.

9.

The impact of chlorhexidine bathing on hospital-acquired bloodstream infections: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Musuuza JS, Guru PK, O'Horo JC, Bongiorno CM, Korobkin MA, Gangnon RE, Safdar N.

BMC Infect Dis. 2019 May 14;19(1):416. doi: 10.1186/s12879-019-4002-7.

10.

An in-room observation study of hand hygiene and contact precaution compliance for Clostridioides difficile patients.

Barker AK, Cowley ES, McKinley L, Wright MO, Safdar N.

Am J Infect Control. 2019 May 4. pii: S0196-6553(19)30214-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2019.03.031. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
31060870
11.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Suspected Appendicitis-Child.

Expert Panel on Pediatric Imaging:, Koberlein GC, Trout AT, Rigsby CK, Iyer RS, Alazraki AL, Anupindi SA, Bardo DME, Brown BP, Chan SS, Chandra T, Dillman JR, Dorfman SR, Falcone RA Jr, Garber MD, Joseph MM, Nguyen JC, Safdar NM, Karmazyn B.

J Am Coll Radiol. 2019 May;16(5S):S252-S263. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2019.02.022.

PMID:
31054752
12.

Nutrition and Exercise Strategies to Prevent Excessive Pregnancy Weight Gain: A Meta-analysis.

Craemer KA, Sampene E, Safdar N, Antony KM, Wautlet CK.

AJP Rep. 2019 Jan;9(1):e92-e120. doi: 10.1055/s-0039-1683377. Epub 2019 Mar 19.

13.

Epidemiology, Risk Factors, and Outcomes After Early Posttransplant Clostridiodes difficile Infection in Renal Transplant Recipients.

Jorgenson MR, Descourouez JL, Yang DY, Leverson GE, Saddler CM, Smith JA, Safdar N, Mandlebrot DA, Redfield RR.

Ann Pharmacother. 2019 Apr 21:1060028019845003. doi: 10.1177/1060028019845003. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
31007034
14.

Clostridioides difficile Infection in the Stem Cell Transplant and Hematologic Malignancy Population.

Misch EA, Safdar N.

Infect Dis Clin North Am. 2019 Jun;33(2):447-466. doi: 10.1016/j.idc.2019.02.010. Review.

PMID:
31005136
15.

Modified Mouse Model of Clostridioides difficile Infection as a Platform for Probiotic Efficacy Studies.

De Wolfe TJ, Kates AE, Barko L, Darien BJ, Safdar N.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2019 Jun 24;63(7). pii: e00111-19. doi: 10.1128/AAC.00111-19. Print 2019 Jul.

PMID:
30988143
16.

An Introduction to Health Disparities for the Practicing Radiologist.

Safdar NM.

J Am Coll Radiol. 2019 Apr;16(4 Pt B):542-546. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2018.12.023.

PMID:
30947885
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18.

Hospital epidemiologists' and infection preventionists' opinions regarding hospital-onset bacteremia and fungemia as a potential healthcare-associated infection metric.

Dantes RB, Abbo LM, Anderson D, Hall L, Han JH, Harris AD, Leekha S, Milstone AM, Morgan DJ, Safdar N, Schweizer ML, Sengupta S, Seo SK, Rock C.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2019 May;40(5):536-540. doi: 10.1017/ice.2019.40. Epub 2019 Apr 1.

PMID:
30932802
19.

The impact of chlorhexidine gluconate on the skin microbiota of children and adults: A pilot study.

Kates AE, Zimbric ML, Mitchell K, Skarlupka J, Safdar N.

Am J Infect Control. 2019 Aug;47(8):1014-1016. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2019.01.024. Epub 2019 Mar 15.

PMID:
30879799
20.

Additive-based stability assessment of biologically designed CuO and GSH-CuO nanospheres and their applicability as Nano-biosensors.

Ain NU, Safdar N, Yasmin A.

Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces. 2019 Jun 1;178:66-73. doi: 10.1016/j.colsurfb.2019.02.048. Epub 2019 Feb 23.

PMID:
30836320
21.

Laboratory practices for identification and reporting of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in Department of Veterans Affairs facilities.

Fitzpatrick MA, Suda KJ, Ramanathan S, Guihan M, Brown C, Safdar N, Evans M, Jones MM, Pfeiffer CD, Klutts JS, Icardi M, Perencevich E, Rubin M, Evans CT; QUERI CARRIAGE Program.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2019 Apr;40(4):463-466. doi: 10.1017/ice.2019.24. Epub 2019 Mar 4.

PMID:
30829187
22.

Diabetes Prevalence Survey of Pakistan (DPS-PAK): prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus and prediabetes using HbA1c: a population-based survey from Pakistan.

Aamir AH, Ul-Haq Z, Mahar SA, Qureshi FM, Ahmad I, Jawa A, Sheikh A, Raza A, Fazid S, Jadoon Z, Ishtiaq O, Safdar N, Afridi H, Heald AH.

BMJ Open. 2019 Feb 21;9(2):e025300. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-025300.

23.

Exploring leadership within a systems approach to reduce health care-associated infections: A scoping review of one work system model.

Knobloch MJ, Thomas KV, Musuuza J, Safdar N.

Am J Infect Control. 2019 Jun;47(6):633-637. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2018.12.017. Epub 2019 Feb 12.

PMID:
30765147
24.

Promoting Antimicrobial Stewardship by Incorporating it in Undergraduate Medical Education Curricula.

Beck AP, Baubie K, Knobloch MJ, Safdar N.

WMJ. 2018 Dec;117(5):224-228.

25.

Outcomes of Community and Healthcare-onset Clostridium difficile Infections.

Mora Pinzon MC, Buie R, Liou JI, Shirley DK, Evans CT, Ramanathan S, Poggensee L, Safdar N.

Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Apr 8;68(8):1343-1350. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciy715.

PMID:
30668844
26.

MRI quantitation of abdominal skeletal muscle correlates with CT-based analysis: implications for sarcopenia measurement.

Khan AI, Reiter DA, Sekhar A, Sharma P, Safdar NM, Patil DH, Psutka SP, Small WC, Bilen MA, Ogan K, Master VA.

Appl Physiol Nutr Metab. 2019 Aug;44(8):814-819. doi: 10.1139/apnm-2018-0473. Epub 2019 Jan 7.

PMID:
30615474
27.

Kamishibai cards to sustain evidence-based practices to reduce healthcare-associated infections.

Shea G, Smith W, Koffarnus K, Knobloch MJ, Safdar N.

Am J Infect Control. 2019 Apr;47(4):358-365. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2018.10.004. Epub 2018 Dec 4.

PMID:
30522838
28.

Cefazolin as surgical antimicrobial prophylaxis in hysterectomy: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.

Pop-Vicas A, Johnson S, Safdar N.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2019 Feb;40(2):142-149. doi: 10.1017/ice.2018.286. Epub 2018 Dec 5.

PMID:
30516122
29.

Exploring patient perceptions of contact precautions.

Baubie K, Shaughnessy C, Safdar N.

Am J Infect Control. 2019 Feb;47(2):225-226. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2018.09.017. Epub 2018 Nov 22. No abstract available.

PMID:
30471977
30.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Acutely Limping Child Up To Age 5.

Expert Panel on Pediatric Imaging:, Safdar NM, Rigsby CK, Iyer RS, Alazraki AL, Anupindi SA, Bardo DME, Brown BP, Chan SS, Chandra T, Dillman JR, Dorfman SR, Garber MD, Lam HFS, Nguyen JC, Siegel A, Widmann RF, Karmazyn B.

J Am Coll Radiol. 2018 Nov;15(11S):S252-S262. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2018.09.030.

PMID:
30392594
31.

Clostridium difficile infection perceptions and practices: a multicenter qualitative study in South Africa.

Legenza L, Barnett S, Rose W, Safdar N, Emmerling T, Peh KH, Coetzee R.

Antimicrob Resist Infect Control. 2018 Oct 29;7:125. doi: 10.1186/s13756-018-0425-y. eCollection 2018.

32.

A Survey of Imaging Informatics Fellowships and Their Curricula: Current State Assessment.

Vey BL, Cook TS, Nagy P, Bruce RJ, Filice RW, Wang KC, Safdar NM.

J Digit Imaging. 2019 Feb;32(1):91-96. doi: 10.1007/s10278-018-0147-y.

PMID:
30374655
33.

How does aging affect recognition of spectrally degraded speech?

Moberly AC, Vasil KJ, Wucinich TL, Safdar N, Boyce L, Roup C, Holt RF, Adunka OF, Castellanos I, Shafiro V, Houston DM, Pisoni DB.

Laryngoscope. 2018 Nov;128 Suppl 5. doi: 10.1002/lary.27457. Epub 2018 Oct 16.

PMID:
30325518
34.

Engaging patients in health care epidemiology research: A case example.

Brys N, Keating JA, Knobloch MJ, Safdar N.

Am J Infect Control. 2019 Feb;47(2):139-143. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2018.08.013. Epub 2018 Oct 10.

PMID:
30314749
35.

Community pharmacy interventions to improve antibiotic stewardship and implications for pharmacy education: A narrative overview.

Bishop C, Yacoob Z, Knobloch MJ, Safdar N.

Res Social Adm Pharm. 2019 Jun;15(6):627-631. doi: 10.1016/j.sapharm.2018.09.017. Epub 2018 Sep 26. Review.

PMID:
30279131
36.

Oral probiotic combination of Lactobacillus and Bifidobacterium alters the gastrointestinal microbiota during antibiotic treatment for Clostridium difficile infection.

De Wolfe TJ, Eggers S, Barker AK, Kates AE, Dill-McFarland KA, Suen G, Safdar N.

PLoS One. 2018 Sep 28;13(9):e0204253. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0204253. eCollection 2018.

37.

Reflex urine culture testing in an ambulatory urology clinic: Implications for antibiotic stewardship in urology.

Richards KA, Cesario S, Best SL, Deeren SM, Bushman W, Safdar N.

Int J Urol. 2019 Jan;26(1):69-74. doi: 10.1111/iju.13803. Epub 2018 Sep 16.

PMID:
30221416
38.

Patient perceptions of chlorhexidine bathing: A pilot study using the health belief model.

Caya T, Knobloch MJ, Musuuza J, Wilhelmson E, Safdar N.

Am J Infect Control. 2019 Jan;47(1):18-22. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2018.07.010. Epub 2018 Aug 31.

PMID:
30174255
39.

Patients as stakeholders: Developing a patient-centered healthcare epidemiology research agenda.

Keating JA, Brys N, Knobloch MJ, Safdar N.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2018 Nov;39(11):1389-1390. doi: 10.1017/ice.2018.214. Epub 2018 Sep 3. No abstract available.

PMID:
30173677
40.

Improving fluoroquinolone use in the outpatient setting using a patient safety initiative.

Jindai K, Goto M, MacKay K, Forrest GN, Musuuza J, Safdar N, Pfeiffer CD.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2018 Sep;39(9):1108-1111. doi: 10.1017/ice.2018.169. Epub 2018 Aug 17.

PMID:
30115219
41.

Kidney transplant recipients with polycystic kidney disease have a lower risk of post-transplant BK infection than those with end-stage renal disease due to other causes.

Plafkin C, Singh T, Astor BC, Parajuli S, Bhutani G, Safdar N, Panzer SE.

Transpl Infect Dis. 2018 Dec;20(6):e12974. doi: 10.1111/tid.12974. Epub 2018 Aug 30.

PMID:
30102820
42.

Fecal microbiota transplantation for the treatment of recurrent and severe Clostridium difficile infection in solid organ transplant recipients: A multicenter experience.

Cheng YW, Phelps E, Ganapini V, Khan N, Ouyang F, Xu H, Khanna S, Tariq R, Friedman-Moraco RJ, Woodworth MH, Dhere T, Kraft CS, Kao D, Smith J, Le L, El-Nachef N, Kaur N, Kowsika S, Ehrlich A, Smith M, Safdar N, Misch EA, Allegretti JR, Flynn A, Kassam Z, Sharfuddin A, Vuppalanchi R, Fischer M.

Am J Transplant. 2019 Feb;19(2):501-511. doi: 10.1111/ajt.15058. Epub 2018 Aug 31.

PMID:
30085388
43.

Epidemiology and outcomes of Clostridium difficile infection among hospitalised patients: results of a multicentre retrospective study in South Africa.

Legenza L, Barnett S, Rose W, Bianchini M, Safdar N, Coetzee R.

BMJ Glob Health. 2018 Jul 15;3(4):e000889. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2018-000889. eCollection 2018.

44.

Development of a Commercial Reference Laboratory Elective Rotation for Residents in Clinical Pathology.

Lewandrowski K, Keegan A, Makarenko V, Maryamchak E, Mata DA, Palte MJ, Rudolf JW, Safdar N, Schmidt RJ, Stuart L, Xiong Y, Rao L, Melanson SEF, Michael Snyder L.

Am J Clin Pathol. 2018 Oct 24;150(6):485-490. doi: 10.1093/ajcp/aqy070.

PMID:
30053105
45.

Antibacterial evaluation of silver nanoparticles synthesized from lychee peel: individual versus antibiotic conjugated effects.

Perveen S, Safdar N, Chaudhry GE, Yasmin A.

World J Microbiol Biotechnol. 2018 Jul 14;34(8):118. doi: 10.1007/s11274-018-2500-1.

PMID:
30008019
46.

Barriers and Facilitators to Injection Safety in Ambulatory Care Settings.

Leback C, Hoang Johnson D, Anderson L, Rogers K, Shirley D, Safdar N.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2018 Jul;39(7):841-848. doi: 10.1017/ice.2018.82.

PMID:
29970202
47.

"The Invisible Staff": A Qualitative Analysis of Environmental Service Workers' Perceptions of the VA Clostridium difficile Prevention Bundle Using a Human Factors Engineering Approach.

Yanke E, Moriarty H, Carayon P, Safdar N.

J Patient Saf. 2018 Jun 11. doi: 10.1097/PTS.0000000000000500. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
29894437
48.

Development of a veteran engagement toolkit for researchers.

Brys NA, Whittle J, Safdar N.

J Comp Eff Res. 2018 Jun;7(6):595-602. doi: 10.2217/cer-2017-0101. Epub 2018 Jun 1.

49.

Non-invasive dural stimulation in mice: A novel preclinical model of migraine.

Burgos-Vega CC, Quigley LD, Trevisan Dos Santos G, Yan F, Asiedu M, Jacobs B, Motina M, Safdar N, Yousuf H, Avona A, Price TJ, Dussor G.

Cephalalgia. 2019 Jan;39(1):123-134. doi: 10.1177/0333102418779557. Epub 2018 May 31.

PMID:
29848109
50.

Radiology Report Readability: An Opportunity to Improve Patient Communication.

Trofimova A, Vey BL, Safdar NM, Duszak R Jr, Kadom N.

J Am Coll Radiol. 2018 Aug;15(8):1182-1184. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2018.03.032. Epub 2018 May 10. No abstract available.

PMID:
29755002

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