Sort by
Items per page

Send to

Choose Destination

Search results

Items: 1 to 50 of 60


Increasing Frequencies of Antibiotic Resistant Non-typhoidal Salmonella Infections in Michigan and Risk Factors for Disease.

Mukherjee S, Anderson CM, Mosci RE, Newton DW, Lephart P, Salimnia H, Khalife W, Rudrik JT, Manning SD.

Front Med (Lausanne). 2019 Nov 8;6:250. doi: 10.3389/fmed.2019.00250. eCollection 2019.


A Multi-Center Study of the Revogene® C. difficile System for Detection of the Toxin B Gene from Unformed Stool Specimens.

Mashock MJ, Faron ML, Carroll KC, Dang C, Lewis S, Salimnia H, Lephart P, Loo VG, Schmitt BH, Young S, Buchan BW, Ledeboer NA.

J Clin Microbiol. 2019 Nov 27. pii: JCM.01510-19. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01510-19. [Epub ahead of print]


Risk factors for community acquired urinary tract infections caused by extended spectrum β-lactamase (ESBL) producing Escherichia coli in children: a case control study.

Zhu FH, Rodado MP, Asmar BI, Salimnia H, Thomas R, Abdel-Haq N.

Infect Dis (Lond). 2019 Nov - Dec;51(11-12):802-809. doi: 10.1080/23744235.2019.1654127. Epub 2019 Aug 20.


Suggested Modifications To Improve the Sensitivity and Specificity of the 2010 CDC-Recommended Routine Streptococcus agalactiae Screening Culture for Pregnant Women.

Salimnia H, Robinson-Dunn B, Gundel A, Campbell A, Mitchell R, Taylor M, Fairfax MR.

J Clin Microbiol. 2019 Jul 26;57(8). pii: e00446-19. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00446-19. Print 2019 Aug. No abstract available.


Non-O1, non-O139 Vibrio cholerae bacteremia in an urban academic medical center in the United States.

Shanley J, Kanj A, El Zein S, Tabaja H, Trzcinski B, Horman J, Salimnia H, Fairfax M, Singh M.

IDCases. 2019 Mar 27;15:e00527. doi: 10.1016/j.idcr.2019.e00527. eCollection 2019.


The hypothetical impact of Accelerate Pheno™ system on time to effective therapy and time to definitive therapy in an institution with an established antimicrobial stewardship programme currently utilizing rapid genotypic organism/resistance marker identification.

Henig O, Cooper CC, Kaye KS, Lephart P, Salimnia H, Taylor M, Hussain N, Hussain Z, Deeds K, Hayat U, Patel J, Pogue JM.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2019 Jan 1;74(Supplement_1):i32-i39. doi: 10.1093/jac/dky533.


The Hypothetical Impact of Accelerate Pheno on Time to Effective Therapy and Time to Definitive Therapy for Bloodstream Infections Due to Drug-Resistant Gram-Negative Bacilli.

Henig O, Kaye KS, Chandramohan S, Cooper CC, Lephart P, Salimnia H, Taylor M, Pogue JM.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2019 Feb 26;63(3). pii: e01477-18. doi: 10.1128/AAC.01477-18. Print 2019 Mar.


Averting the post-antibiotic era: successful use of meropenem/vaborbactam for carbapenem-resistant Serratia marcescens and Enterobacter aerogenes bacteraemia in a haemodialysis patient.

Jorgensen SCJ, McDonald P, Mynatt RP, Pogue JM, Lerner SA, Dhar S, Salimnia H, Rybak MJ.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2018 Dec 1;73(12):3529-3531. doi: 10.1093/jac/dky346. No abstract available.


Automated Real-Time Collection of Pathogen-Specific Diagnostic Data: Syndromic Infectious Disease Epidemiology.

Meyers L, Ginocchio CC, Faucett AN, Nolte FS, Gesteland PH, Leber A, Janowiak D, Donovan V, Dien Bard J, Spitzer S, Stellrecht KA, Salimnia H, Selvarangan R, Juretschko S, Daly JA, Wallentine JC, Lindsey K, Moore F, Reed SL, Aguero-Rosenfeld M, Fey PD, Storch GA, Melnick SJ, Robinson CC, Meredith JF, Cook CV, Nelson RK, Jones JD, Scarpino SV, Althouse BM, Ririe KM, Malin BA, Poritz MA.

JMIR Public Health Surveill. 2018 Jul 6;4(3):e59. doi: 10.2196/publichealth.9876.


Diagnostic Molecular Microbiology: A 2018 Snapshot.

Fairfax MR, Bluth MH, Salimnia H.

Clin Lab Med. 2018 Jun;38(2):253-276. doi: 10.1016/j.cll.2018.02.004. Review.


An Antibiotic Stewardship Program Blueprint for Optimizing Verigene BC-GN within an Institution: a Tale of Two Cities.

Pogue JM, Heil EL, Lephart P, Johnson JK, Mynatt RP, Salimnia H, Claeys KC.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2018 Apr 26;62(5). pii: e02538-17. doi: 10.1128/AAC.02538-17. Print 2018 May.


Impact of Early Multiplex FilmArray Respiratory Pathogen Panel (RPP) Assay on Hospital Length of Stay in Pediatric Patients Younger Than 3 Months Admitted for Fever or Sepsis Workup.

McFall C, Salimnia H, Lephart P, Thomas R, McGrath E.

Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2018 Sep;57(10):1224-1226. doi: 10.1177/0009922817740667. Epub 2017 Nov 2. No abstract available.


Enhanced Identification of Group B Streptococcus and Escherichia Coli in Young Infants with Meningitis Using the Biofire Filmarray Meningitis/Encephalitis Panel.

Arora HS, Asmar BI, Salimnia H, Agarwal P, Chawla S, Abdel-Haq N.

Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2017 Jul;36(7):685-687. doi: 10.1097/INF.0000000000001551.


Rotavirus infections in Detroit, USA, a region of low vaccine prevalence.

Abdel-Haq N, Amjad M, McGrath E, Salimnia H, Fairfax M, Asmar BI.

Virusdisease. 2016 Jun;27(2):179-82. doi: 10.1007/s13337-016-0309-9. Epub 2016 Mar 22.


Multicenter Evaluation of BioFire FilmArray Meningitis/Encephalitis Panel for Detection of Bacteria, Viruses, and Yeast in Cerebrospinal Fluid Specimens.

Leber AL, Everhart K, Balada-Llasat JM, Cullison J, Daly J, Holt S, Lephart P, Salimnia H, Schreckenberger PC, DesJarlais S, Reed SL, Chapin KC, LeBlanc L, Johnson JK, Soliven NL, Carroll KC, Miller JA, Dien Bard J, Mestas J, Bankowski M, Enomoto T, Hemmert AC, Bourzac KM.

J Clin Microbiol. 2016 Sep;54(9):2251-61. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00730-16. Epub 2016 Jun 22.


Antimicrobial Susceptibility Profiles of Human Campylobacter jejuni Isolates and Association with Phylogenetic Lineages.

Cha W, Mosci R, Wengert SL, Singh P, Newton DW, Salimnia H, Lephart P, Khalife W, Mansfield LS, Rudrik JT, Manning SD.

Front Microbiol. 2016 Apr 26;7:589. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2016.00589. eCollection 2016.


Evaluation of the FilmArray Blood Culture Identification Panel: Results of a Multicenter Controlled Trial.

Salimnia H, Fairfax MR, Lephart PR, Schreckenberger P, DesJarlais SM, Johnson JK, Robinson G, Carroll KC, Greer A, Morgan M, Chan R, Loeffelholz M, Valencia-Shelton F, Jenkins S, Schuetz AN, Daly JA, Barney T, Hemmert A, Kanack KJ.

J Clin Microbiol. 2016 Mar;54(3):687-98. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01679-15. Epub 2016 Jan 6.


Intestinal microbial communities associated with acute enteric infections and disease recovery.

Singh P, Teal TK, Marsh TL, Tiedje JM, Mosci R, Jernigan K, Zell A, Newton DW, Salimnia H, Lephart P, Sundin D, Khalife W, Britton RA, Rudrik JT, Manning SD.

Microbiome. 2015 Sep 22;3:45. doi: 10.1186/s40168-015-0109-2.


Clostridium Difficile Colonization in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Recipients: A Prospective Study of the Epidemiology and Outcomes Involving Toxigenic and Nontoxigenic Strains.

Jain T, Croswell C, Urday-Cornejo V, Awali R, Cutright J, Salimnia H, Reddy Banavasi HV, Liubakka A, Lephart P, Chopra T, Revankar SG, Chandrasekar P, Alangaden G.

Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2016 Jan;22(1):157-63. doi: 10.1016/j.bbmt.2015.07.020. Epub 2015 Jul 26.


The L33F darunavir resistance mutation acts as a molecular anchor reducing the flexibility of the HIV-1 protease 30s and 80s loops.

Kuiper BD, Keusch BJ, Dewdney TG, Chordia P, Ross K, Brunzelle JS, Kovari IA, MacArthur R, Salimnia H, Kovari LC.

Biochem Biophys Rep. 2015 Jun 12;2:160-165. doi: 10.1016/j.bbrep.2015.06.003. eCollection 2015 Jul.


Use of Raman spectroscopy to decrease time for identifying the species of Candida growth in cultures.

Chouthai NS, Shah AA, Salimnia H, Palyvoda O, Devpura S, Klein M, Asmar B.

Avicenna J Med Biotechnol. 2015 Jan-Mar;7(1):45-8.


Multicenter evaluation of Candida QuickFISH BC for identification of Candida species directly from blood culture bottles.

Abdelhamed AM, Zhang SX, Watkins T, Morgan MA, Wu F, Buckner RJ, Fuller DD, Davis TE, Salimnia H, Fairfax MR, Lephart PR, Poulter MD, Regi SB, Jacobs MR.

J Clin Microbiol. 2015 May;53(5):1672-6. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00549-15. Epub 2015 Mar 11.


Detection and pharmacokinetics of a cytomegalovirus (CMV) DNA plasmid in human plasma during a clinical trial of an intramuscular CMV vaccine in hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients.

Salimnia H, Fairfax MR, Chandrasekar PH.

Transpl Infect Dis. 2014 Dec;16(6):914-8. doi: 10.1111/tid.12315. Epub 2014 Nov 21.


An international, prospective, multicenter evaluation of the combination of AdvanDx Staphylococcus QuickFISH BC with mecA XpressFISH for detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates from positive blood cultures.

Salimnia H, Fairfax MR, Lephart P, Morgan M, Gilbreath JJ, Butler-Wu SM, Templeton KE, Hamilton FJ, Wu F, Buckner R, Fuller D, Davis TE, Abdelhamed AM, Jacobs MR, Miller A, Pfrommer B, Carroll KC.

J Clin Microbiol. 2014 Nov;52(11):3928-32. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01811-14. Epub 2014 Aug 27.


Evaluation of Daptomycin Non-Susceptible Staphylococcus aureus for Stability, Population Profiles, mprF Mutations, and Daptomycin Activity.

Steed ME, Hall AD, Salimnia H, Kaatz GW, Kaye KS, Rybak MJ.

Infect Dis Ther. 2013 Dec;2(2):187-200. doi: 10.1007/s40121-013-0021-7. Epub 2013 Nov 29.


Weissella confusa: problems with identification of an opportunistic pathogen that has been found in fermented foods and proposed as a probiotic.

Fairfax MR, Lephart PR, Salimnia H.

Front Microbiol. 2014 Jun 12;5:254. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2014.00254. eCollection 2014.


Major variation in MICs of tigecycline in Gram-negative bacilli as a function of testing method.

Marchaim D, Pogue JM, Tzuman O, Hayakawa K, Lephart PR, Salimnia H, Painter T, Zervos MJ, Johnson LE, Perri MB, Hartman P, Thyagarajan RV, Major S, Goodell M, Fakih MG, Washer LL, Newton DW, Malani AN, Wholehan JM, Mody L, Kaye KS.

J Clin Microbiol. 2014 May;52(5):1617-21. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00001-14. Epub 2014 Mar 5.


Diagnostic molecular microbiology: a 2013 snapshot.

Fairfax MR, Salimnia H.

Clin Lab Med. 2013 Dec;33(4):787-803. doi: 10.1016/j.cll.2013.08.003. Review.


Evaluation of vancomycin susceptibility testing for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: comparison of Etest and three automated testing methods.

Rybak MJ, Vidaillac C, Sader HS, Rhomberg PR, Salimnia H, Briski LE, Wanger A, Jones RN.

J Clin Microbiol. 2013 Jul;51(7):2077-81. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00448-13. Epub 2013 Apr 17.


Detection of respiratory coinfections in pediatric patients using a small volume polymerase chain reaction array respiratory panel: more evidence for combined droplet and contact isolation.

McGrath EJ, Thomas R, Asmar B, Fairfax MR, Lephart P, Ameli J, Abdel-Haq N, Salimnia H.

Am J Infect Control. 2013 Oct;41(10):868-73. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2013.01.010. Epub 2013 Mar 17.


Hyphal and yeast forms of Histoplasma capsulatum growing within 5 days in an automated bacterial blood culture system.

Salimnia H, Brown P, Lephart P, Fairfax MR.

J Clin Microbiol. 2012 Aug;50(8):2833-4. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00663-12. Epub 2012 May 30. No abstract available.


Laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy (LIBS): an overview of recent progress and future potential for biomedical applications.

Rehse SJ, Salimnia H, Miziolek AW.

J Med Eng Technol. 2012 Feb;36(2):77-89. doi: 10.3109/03091902.2011.645946. Review.


Aerosolized vaccine as an unexpected source of false-positive Bordetella pertussis PCR results.

Salimnia H, Lephart PR, Asmar BI, Prebelich D, Paulson E, Fairfax MR.

J Clin Microbiol. 2012 Feb;50(2):472-4. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01250-11. Epub 2011 Dec 7.


Clinical impact of the use of 16S rRNA sequencing method for the identification of "difficult-to-identify" bacteria in immunocompromised hosts.

Bharadwaj R, Swaminathan S, Salimnia H, Fairfax M, Frey A, Chandrasekar PH.

Transpl Infect Dis. 2012 Apr;14(2):206-12. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-3062.2011.00687.x. Epub 2011 Oct 28.


Detection of 2 SME-1 carbapenemase-producing Serratia marcescens in Detroit.

Fairfax MR, Queenan AM, Lephart PR, Kaye KS, Dror M, Arnous N, Salimnia TT, Mitchell RA, Alangaden G, Salimnia H.

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2011 Nov;71(3):325-6. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2011.06.007. Epub 2011 Aug 15. No abstract available.


Growing prevalence of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecalis in the region with the highest prevalence of vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.

Hayakawa K, Marchaim D, Vidaillac C, Lephart P, Pogue JM, Sunkara B, Kotra H, Hasan A, Shango M, Yerramalla Y, Osunlana AM, Chopra T, Dhar S, Salimnia H, Rybak MJ, Kaye KS.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2011 Sep;32(9):922-4. doi: 10.1086/661599. No abstract available.


Outcomes and genetic relatedness of carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae at Detroit medical center.

Marchaim D, Chopra T, Perez F, Hayakawa K, Lephart PR, Bheemreddy S, Blunden C, Hujer AM, Rudin S, Shango M, Campbell M, Varkey J, Slim J, Ahmad F, Patel D, Chen TY, Pogue JM, Salimnia H, Dhar S, Bonomo RA, Kaye KS.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2011 Sep;32(9):861-71. doi: 10.1086/661597.


Identification of Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, and Pseudomonas aeruginosa in blood cultures: a multicenter performance evaluation of a three-color peptide nucleic acid fluorescence in situ hybridization assay.

Della-Latta P, Salimnia H, Painter T, Wu F, Procop GW, Wilson DA, Gillespie W, Mender A, Crystal BS.

J Clin Microbiol. 2011 Jun;49(6):2259-61. doi: 10.1128/JCM.02250-10. Epub 2011 Apr 13.


Emergence of human rotavirus genotype G9 in metropolitan Detroit between 2007 and 2009.

Abdel-Haq N, Amjad M, McGrath E, Chearskul P, Amer A, Salimnia H, Asmar BI.

J Med Microbiol. 2011 Jun;60(Pt 6):761-7. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.026807-0. Epub 2011 Mar 3.


A 1.5 hour procedure for identification of Enterococcus Species directly from blood cultures.

Morgan MA, Marlowe E, Novak-Weekly S, Miller JM, Painter TM, Salimnia H, Crystal B.

J Vis Exp. 2011 Feb 10;(48). pii: 2616. doi: 10.3791/2616.


Weissella confusa: an unexpected cause of vancomycin-resistant gram-positive bacteremia in immunocompromised hosts.

Salimnia H, Alangaden GJ, Bharadwaj R, Painter TM, Chandrasekar PH, Fairfax MR.

Transpl Infect Dis. 2011 Jun;13(3):294-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-3062.2010.00586.x. Epub 2010 Dec 13. Review.


Outbreak of colistin-resistant, carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae in metropolitan Detroit, Michigan.

Marchaim D, Chopra T, Pogue JM, Perez F, Hujer AM, Rudin S, Endimiani A, Navon-Venezia S, Hothi J, Slim J, Blunden C, Shango M, Lephart PR, Salimnia H, Reid D, Moshos J, Hafeez W, Bheemreddy S, Chen TY, Dhar S, Bonomo RA, Kaye KS.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2011 Feb;55(2):593-9. doi: 10.1128/AAC.01020-10. Epub 2010 Nov 29.


Recent epidemiology of Clostridium difficile infection during hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

Chopra T, Chandrasekar P, Salimnia H, Heilbrun LK, Smith D, Alangaden GJ.

Clin Transplant. 2011 Jan-Feb;25(1):E82-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-0012.2010.01331.x. Epub 2010 Oct 25.


Detection of oseltamivir resistance during treatment of 2009 H1N1 influenza virus infection in immunocompromised patients: utility of cycle threshold values of qualitative real-time reverse transcriptase PCR.

Mehta T, McGrath E, Bheemreddy S, Salimnia H, Abdel-Haq N, Ang JY, Lum L, Chandrasekar P, Alangaden GJ.

J Clin Microbiol. 2010 Nov;48(11):4326-8. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01190-10. Epub 2010 Sep 15.


Listeria grayi: vancomycin-resistant, gram-positive rod causing bacteremia in a stem cell transplant recipient.

Salimnia H, Patel D, Lephart PR, Fairfax MR, Chandrasekar PH.

Transpl Infect Dis. 2010 Dec;12(6):526-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-3062.2010.00539.x.


Multicenter evaluation of a new shortened peptide nucleic acid fluorescence in situ hybridization procedure for species identification of select Gram-negative bacilli from blood cultures.

Morgan M, Marlowe E, Della-Latta P, Salimnia H, Novak-Weekley S, Wu F, Crystal BS.

J Clin Microbiol. 2010 Jun;48(6):2268-70. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00166-10. Epub 2010 Mar 31.


Epstein Barr virus-associated acute acalculous cholecystitis: a rare occurrence but favorable outcome.

Arya SO, Saini A, El-Baba M, Salimnia H, Abdel-Haq N.

Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2010 Aug;49(8):799-804. doi: 10.1177/0009922810363729. Epub 2010 Mar 31. No abstract available.


Trends in antimicrobial resistance of Acinetobacter baumannii isolates from a metropolitan Detroit health system.

Reddy T, Chopra T, Marchaim D, Pogue JM, Alangaden G, Salimnia H, Boikov D, Navon-Venezia S, Akins R, Selman P, Dhar S, Kaye KS.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2010 May;54(5):2235-8. doi: 10.1128/AAC.01665-09. Epub 2010 Mar 8.


Asaia lannaensis bloodstream infection in a child with cancer and bone marrow transplantation.

Abdel-Haq N, Savaşan S, Davis M, Asmar BI, Painter T, Salimnia H.

J Med Microbiol. 2009 Jul;58(Pt 7):974-6. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.008722-0. Epub 2009 Jun 5. No abstract available.


Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in hospitalized children: correlation of molecular analysis with clinical presentation and antibiotic susceptibility testing (ABST) results.

Abdel-Haq N, Al-Tatari H, Chearskul P, Salimnia H, Asmar BI, Fairfax MR, Amjad M.

Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2009 May;28(5):547-51. doi: 10.1007/s10096-008-0658-4. Epub 2008 Nov 20.


Supplemental Content

Loading ...
Support Center