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New filovirus disease classification and nomenclature.

Nat Rev Microbiol 2019 May;17(5):261-263

World Health Organization Regional Office for Africa, Brazzaville, Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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May 2019

Saved From Sepsis: Can Immunotherapy Improve Acute and Postacute Outcomes?

Crit Care Med 2019 May;47(5):733-735

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000003702DOI Listing
May 2019

Reply to Al-Hasan and Justo.

Clin Infect Dis 2019 Apr;68(8):1432

Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciy679DOI Listing
April 2019

Why Don't We have more inhaled antibiotics to treat ventilator-associated pneumonia?

Clin Microbiol Infect 2019 Apr 26. Epub 2019 Apr 26.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cmi.2019.04.018DOI Listing
April 2019

O-GlcNAc Transferase Suppresses Inflammation and Necroptosis by Targeting Receptor-Interacting Serine/Threonine-Protein Kinase 3.

Immunity 2019 Mar 12;50(3):576-590.e6. Epub 2019 Feb 12.

Department of Microbial Infection and Immunity, Infectious Disease Institute, The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.immuni.2019.01.007DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6426684PMC
March 2019

Management of Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia: Guidelines.

Clin Chest Med 2018 12;39(4):797-808

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 985400 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ccm.2018.08.002DOI Listing
December 2018

Didn't inhale? Time to reconsider aerosolized antibiotics in the treatment of ventilator-associated pneumonia.

Crit Care 2018 Dec 5;22(1):333. Epub 2018 Dec 5.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 985400 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, 68135, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13054-018-2205-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6280481PMC
December 2018

Toward a More Nuanced Approach to the Early Administration of Intravenous Fluids in Patients With Sepsis.

JAMA Netw Open 2018 Dec 7;1(8):e185844. Epub 2018 Dec 7.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2018.5844DOI Listing
December 2018

Are there more differences or similarities between the hospital-acquired pneumonia guidelines?

Ann Transl Med 2018 Nov;6(21):429

Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/atm.2018.10.28DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6275404PMC
November 2018

What Is the Best Treatment for Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococcal Bloodstream Infections?

Crit Care Med 2018 Oct;46(10):1700-1703

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000003325DOI Listing
October 2018

Rethinking Ventilator Bundles.

Crit Care Med 2018 Jul;46(7):1201-1203

Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute; and Department of Medicine and Division of Infectious Diseases, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA Department of Internal Medicine and Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE.

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July 2018

Ebola virus disease: an update on post-exposure prophylaxis.

Lancet Infect Dis 2018 06 15;18(6):e183-e192. Epub 2017 Nov 15.

Department of Infection, Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK. Electronic address:

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June 2018

Is Procalcitonin-Guided Therapy Associated With Beneficial Outcomes in Critically Ill Patients With Sepsis?

Crit Care Med 2018 May;46(5):811-812

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE.

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May 2018

Ceftazidime-avibactam versus meropenem for the treatment of nosocomial pneumonia.

Lancet Infect Dis 2018 03 16;18(3):229-231. Epub 2017 Dec 16.

Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA, USA; Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA.

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March 2018

Should We Manage All Septic Patients Based on a Single Definition? An Alternative Approach.

Crit Care Med 2018 Feb;46(2):177-180

Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA.

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February 2018

Antibiotic Combination Therapy for Patients With Gram-Negative Septic Shock.

Authors:
Andre C Kalil

Crit Care Med 2017 11;45(11):1933-1936

1Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE.

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November 2017

Pneumonia with bacterial and viral coinfection.

Curr Opin Crit Care 2017 Oct;23(5):385-390

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MCC.0000000000000435DOI Listing
October 2017

How to translate the new hospital-acquired and ventilator-associated pneumonia guideline to the bedside.

Curr Opin Crit Care 2017 Oct;23(5):355-363

aDivision of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, ConnecticutbDivision of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, USA.

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October 2017

Sepsis and Challenging Infections in the Immunosuppressed Patient in the Intensive Care Unit.

Infect Dis Clin North Am 2017 09 5;31(3):415-434. Epub 2017 Jul 5.

Transplant Infectious Diseases Program, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 985400 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198-5400, USA. Electronic address:

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September 2017

Vitamin C Is Not Ready for Prime Time in Sepsis but a Solution Is Close.

Chest 2017 09;152(3):676

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE.

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September 2017

Is Early Goal-Directed Therapy Harmful to Patients With Sepsis and High Disease Severity?

Crit Care Med 2017 08;45(8):1265-1267

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NEDepartment of Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA.

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August 2017

Clinical presentation and outcomes of norovirus infection in intestinal allograft compared to native intestine.

Transpl Infect Dis 2017 Jun 27;19(3). Epub 2017 Apr 27.

Transplant Infectious Diseases Program, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA.

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June 2017

Reply to Hassoun et al.

Clin Infect Dis 2017 06;64(11):1633-1634

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha.

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June 2017

Clinical failure with and without empiric atypical bacteria coverage in hospitalized adults with community-acquired pneumonia: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

BMC Infect Dis 2017 06 2;17(1):385. Epub 2017 Jun 2.

College of Pharmacy, University of Arizona, Drachman Hall - B306, 1295 N Martin Ave, P.O.Box 210202, Tucson, AZ, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5457549PMC
June 2017

New guidelines for nosocomial pneumonia.

Curr Opin Pulm Med 2017 05;23(3):211-217

aDivision of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine (MLM), University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, Connecticut bDivision of Infectious Diseases (ACK), Department of Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, USA.

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May 2017

Early Goal-Directed Therapy for Sepsis: A Novel Solution for Discordant Survival Outcomes in Clinical Trials.

Crit Care Med 2017 Apr;45(4):607-614

1Infectious Disease Division, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE.2Critical Care Division, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE.3Critical Care Department, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD.

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April 2017

Respiratory pathogen panels in the hospital: good or unnecessary?

Curr Opin Infect Dis 2017 Apr;30(2):226-230

aDivision of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine bDepartment of Pathology and Microbiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, USA.

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April 2017

Emergence of Extended-Spectrum Beta-Lactamase-Producing Enterobacteriaceae Colonization: What Termites Can Teach Us About the Gut Microbiota.

Crit Care Med 2017 04;45(4):752-754

Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CADivision of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center Omaha, Omaha, NE.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000002279DOI Listing
April 2017

Letter to the editor: 'challenges and opportunities in the treatment of ventilator-associated pneumonia'.

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2017 03 9;15(3):191-192. Epub 2017 Feb 9.

b Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases , University of Nebraska Medical Center , Omaha , NE , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14787210.2017.1286981DOI Listing
March 2017

Reply to Daniels et al.

Clin Infect Dis 2017 02 1;64(3):387-388. Epub 2016 Nov 1.

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciw727DOI Listing
February 2017

Viral and bacterial co-infection in pneumonia: do we know enough to improve clinical care?

Crit Care 2017 Jan 26;21(1):19. Epub 2017 Jan 26.

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13054-016-1592-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5267390PMC
January 2017

Predictors of persistent diarrhea in norovirus enteritis after solid organ transplantation.

Clin Transplant 2016 11 6;30(11):1488-1493. Epub 2016 Oct 6.

Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ctr.12844DOI Listing
November 2016

Incidence of ventilator associated pneumonia in burn patients with inhalation injury treated with high frequency percussive ventilation versus volume control ventilation: A systematic review.

Burns 2016 Sep 26;42(6):1193-200. Epub 2016 Mar 26.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68131, USA.

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September 2016

Secondary Infection in Patients With Sepsis.

JAMA 2016 Aug;316(7):771-2

Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha.

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August 2016

The authors reply.

Crit Care Med 2016 06;44(6):e447-8

Division of Pulmonary, Department of Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA; Division of Critical Care, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE; Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, Dallas, TX; Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, and Division of Renal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA; Infectious Diseases Institute, Mulago Hospital Complex, Kampala, Uganda; Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, Dallas, TX; Division of Renal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA; Department of Internal Medicine, Renal Section, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, Dallas, TX; Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE; Department of Internal Medicine, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, Dallas, TX; Division of Critical Care, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE; Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000001744DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4792741PMC
June 2016

Choosing the Duration of Therapy for Bacteremia: Keep Calm and Work With Your Infectious Disease and Antibiotic Stewardship Colleagues.

Crit Care Med 2016 Feb;44(2):439-40

Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000001503DOI Listing
February 2016

Is Interleukin-1 Receptor Blockade Ready for Prime Time in Patients With Severe Sepsis and Macrophage Activation Syndrome?

Crit Care Med 2016 Feb;44(2):443-4

Division of Critical Care, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000001460DOI Listing
February 2016

Critical Care for Multiple Organ Failure Secondary to Ebola Virus Disease in the United States.

Crit Care Med 2015 Oct;43(10):2066-75

1Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA. 2Division of Critical Care, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE. 3Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, Dallas, TX. 4Division of Renal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA. 5Infectious Diseases Institute, Mulago Hospital Complex, Kampala, Uganda. 6Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, Dallas, TX. 7Department of Internal Medicine, Renal Section, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, Dallas, TX. 8Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE. 9Department of Internal Medicine, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, Dallas, TX.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000001197DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4929990PMC
October 2015

Administration of Brincidofovir and Convalescent Plasma in a Patient With Ebola Virus Disease.

Clin Infect Dis 2015 Sep 19;61(6):969-73. Epub 2015 May 19.

Infectious Diseases Division.

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September 2015

The use and value of procalcitonin in solid organ transplantation.

Clin Transplant 2015 Aug 22;29(8):689-96. Epub 2015 Jun 22.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Transplant Infectious Diseases Program, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ctr.12568DOI Listing
August 2015

Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia (VAP) with Multidrug-Resistant (MDR) Pathogens: Optimal Treatment?

Curr Infect Dis Rep 2015 Aug;17(8):494

Pulmonary, Critical Care Allergy and Sleep Medicine Division, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11908-015-0494-5DOI Listing
August 2015

Reply to Thomason et al and Bahr et al.

Clin Infect Dis 2015 Jun 3;60(12):1870-1. Epub 2015 Mar 3.

Divisions of Infectious Diseases Transplant Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/civ169DOI Listing
June 2015

Lessons learned: critical care management of patients with Ebola in the United States.

Crit Care Med 2015 Jun;43(6):1157-64

1Division of Critical Care, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE. 2Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep, and Allergy, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE. 3Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE.

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June 2015

Sepsis in the severely immunocompromised patient.

Curr Infect Dis Rep 2015 Jun;17(6):487

The Transplant Infectious Disease Program, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA.

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June 2015

Should heparin be used to treat patients with severe sepsis?

Authors:
Andre C Kalil

Crit Care Med 2015 Mar;43(3):694-5

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE.

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March 2015

Anti-inflammatory effects of rosuvastatin in healthy subjects: a prospective longitudinal study.

Curr Pharm Des 2014 ;20(7):1156-60

University of Nebraska Medical Center, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Omaha, NE 68198-6045.

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January 2015

A randomized 2×2 factorial trial, part 1: single-dose rabbit antithymocyte globulin induction may improve renal transplantation outcomes.

Transplantation 2015 Jan;99(1):197-209

1 Department of Surgery, Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, Dayton, OH. 2 Department of Pathology and Microbiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE. 3 Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE. 4 Department of Internal Medicine, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK. 5 Sigma Analytics, Inc., Anthem, AZ. 6 Department of Surgery, Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4281164PMC
January 2015

Is bacteremic sepsis associated with higher mortality in transplant recipients than in nontransplant patients? A matched case-control propensity-adjusted study.

Clin Infect Dis 2015 Jan 9;60(2):216-22. Epub 2014 Oct 9.

Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha Division of Transplant Surgery.

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January 2015

Does increasing immunoglobulin levels impact survival in solid organ transplant recipients with hypogammaglobulinemia?

Clin Transplant 2014 Nov 15;28(11):1249-55. Epub 2014 Oct 15.

Transplant Infectious Diseases Program, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA; Transplant Surgery Division, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ctr.12458DOI Listing
November 2014

Bayesian methodology for the design and interpretation of clinical trials in critical care medicine: a primer for clinicians.

Crit Care Med 2014 Oct;42(10):2267-77

1Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE. 2Department of Critical Care, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD.

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October 2014

Association between vancomycin minimum inhibitory concentration and mortality among patients with Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infections: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

JAMA 2014 Oct;312(15):1552-64

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha.

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October 2014

Quantitative versus qualitative cultures of respiratory secretions for clinical outcomes in patients with ventilator-associated pneumonia.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2014 Oct 30(10):CD006482. Epub 2014 Oct 30.

Department of Pulmonary Medicine - Pavilhão Pereira Filho - Santa Casa de Porto Alegre, Federal University of Health Sciences of Porto Alegre (UFCSPA) and Feevale University, Rua Prof Annes Dias, 295, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, CEP 90020-090.

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October 2014

Epidemiology and predictors of multidrug-resistant community-acquired and health care-associated pneumonia.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2014 Sep 23;58(9):5262-8. Epub 2014 Jun 23.

University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Medicine, Omaha, Nebraska, USA The Nebraska Medical Center, Department of Infection Control and Epidemiology, Omaha, Nebraska, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4135885PMC
September 2014

Bayes' 250-year-old legacy for infectious diseases.

Authors:
Andre C Kalil

Lancet Infect Dis 2014 Aug;14(8):674-675

Infectious Diseases Division, Internal Medicine Department, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198-5400, USA. Electronic address:

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August 2014

An epidemiological analysis of acute flaccid paralysis and its surveillance system in Iraq, 1997-2011.

BMC Infect Dis 2014 Aug 20;14:448. Epub 2014 Aug 20.

School of Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Duhok, Duhok, Kurdistan Region, Iraq.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2334-14-448DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4159501PMC
August 2014

Risk of serious opportunistic infections after solid organ transplantation: interleukin-2 receptor antagonists versus polyclonal antibodies. A meta-analysis.

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2014 Jul 29;12(7):881-96. Epub 2014 May 29.

Infectious Diseases Division, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1586/14787210.2014.917046DOI Listing
July 2014

A direct and indirect comparison meta-analysis on the efficacy of cytomegalovirus preventive strategies in solid organ transplant.

Clin Infect Dis 2014 Mar 2;58(6):785-803. Epub 2014 Jan 2.

Infectious Diseases Division.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/cit945DOI Listing
March 2014

The "last breath" of the ventilator-associated pneumonia surveillance definition*.

Crit Care Med 2014 Mar;42(3):722-3

Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute; and, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA Infectious Diseases Division, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE.

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March 2014

Therapeutic hypothermia is cool, but be aware of the infection heat*.

Crit Care Med 2014 Feb;42(2):445-6

Infectious Diseases Division, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE Emergency Medicine Department, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE.

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February 2014

An international survey of cytomegalovirus prevention and treatment practices in intestinal transplantation.

Transplantation 2014 Jan;97(1):78-82

1 Transplant Infectious Diseases Program, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE. 2 Transplant Surgery Division, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE. 3 Transplant Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH. 4 Biostatistics Department, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE. 5 Address correspondence to: Diana F. Florescu, M.D., Transplant Infectious Diseases Program, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 985400 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198.

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January 2014

The complex link between influenza and severe sepsis.

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Infectious Diseases Division; Internal Medicine Department; University of Nebraska Medical Center; Omaha, NE USA.

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January 2014

Probiotics and antibiotic-associated diarrhoea.

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January 2014

Deciphering the sepsis riddle: we can learn from Star Trek.

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October 2013

Treatment of hospital-acquired pneumonia with linezolid or vancomycin: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

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October 2013

Cytomegalovirus reactivation and colitis after left ventricular assist device placement.

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May 2013

Drotrecogin alfa (activated) in severe sepsis--authors' reply.

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February 2013

Respiratory syncytial virus lower respiratory tract infection in a pediatric liver transplant recipient treated with oral ribavirin.

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December 2012

Can we predict cytomegalovirus reactivation in critically ill patients?

Crit Care Med 2012 Dec;40(12):3313-4

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December 2012

Effectiveness and safety of drotrecogin alfa (activated) for severe sepsis: a meta-analysis and metaregression.

Lancet Infect Dis 2012 Sep 17;12(9):678-86. Epub 2012 Jul 17.

Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198-5400, USA.

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September 2012

Bloodstream infections during the first year after pediatric small bowel transplantation.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2012 Jul;31(7):700-4

Infectious Diseases Section, Biostatistics Department, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198-5400, USA.

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July 2012

Staphylococcus aureus infections in kidney transplantation: a matched case controlled study.

Scand J Infect Dis 2012 Jun 21;44(6):427-32. Epub 2012 Jan 21.

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June 2012

Pediococcus acidilactici endocarditis successfully treated with daptomycin.

J Clin Microbiol 2012 Mar 11;50(3):1106-8. Epub 2012 Jan 11.

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March 2012

Risk factors for systemic Candida infections in pediatric small bowel transplant recipients.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2012 Feb;31(2):120-3

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February 2012

Should multivisceral transplantation be considered in patients colonized with multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa?

Microb Drug Resist 2012 Feb 22;18(1):74-8. Epub 2011 Nov 22.

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February 2012

Risk factors and outcomes of Staphylococcus aureus infections after small bowel and multivisceral transplantation.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2012 Jan;31(1):25-9

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January 2012

Quantitative versus qualitative cultures of respiratory secretions for clinical outcomes in patients with ventilator-associated pneumonia.

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Department of Pulmonary Medicine - Pavilhão Pereira Filho - Santa Casa de Porto Alegre, Federal University of Health Sciences ofPorto Alegre (UFCSPA) and Feevale University, Porto Alegre, Brazil.

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January 2012

Is there a role for oral human immunoglobulin in the treatment for norovirus enteritis in immunocompromised patients?

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Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198-5400, USA.

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November 2011

Cytomegalovirus infections in non-immunocompromised and immunocompromised patients in the intensive care unit.

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August 2011

Validation and comparison of clinical prediction rules for invasive candidiasis in intensive care unit patients: a matched case-control study.

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Department of Pharmaceutical & Nutrition Care, The Nebraska Medical Center, 981090 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198-1090, USA.

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August 2011

Evaluation of an infrared thermal detection system for fever recognition during the H1N1 influenza pandemic.

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May 2011