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Antibiotic Order-to-Infusion Time for Patients With Septic Shock: A Potential New Quality Metric.

Crit Care Med 2019 Oct;47(10):1467-1470

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000003940DOI Listing
October 2019

The impact of measurement changes on evaluating hospital performance: The case of catheter-associated urinary tract infections.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 Sep 16:1-3. Epub 2019 Sep 16.

Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2019.240DOI Listing
September 2019

Epidemiology of Quick Sequential Organ Failure Assessment Criteria in Undifferentiated Patients and Association With Suspected Infection and Sepsis.

Chest 2019 Aug 9;156(2):289-297. Epub 2019 Apr 9.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2019.03.032DOI Listing
August 2019

The authors reply.

Crit Care Med 2019 Aug;47(8):e718

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000003824DOI Listing
August 2019

Oral vancomycin prophylaxis during systemic antibiotic exposure to prevent Clostridiodes difficile infection relapses.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 Jun 29;40(6):662-667. Epub 2019 Apr 29.

Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare Institute, Boston,Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2019.88DOI Listing
June 2019

Using objective clinical data to track progress on preventing and treating sepsis: CDC's new 'Adult Sepsis Event' surveillance strategy.

BMJ Qual Saf 2019 04 25;28(4):305-309. Epub 2018 Sep 25.

Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School/Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjqs-2018-008331DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6557151PMC
April 2019

Comparison of hospital surgical site infection rates and rankings using claims versus National Healthcare Safety Network surveillance data.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 02 4;40(2):208-210. Epub 2018 Dec 4.

1Department of Population Medicine,Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute and Harvard Medical School,Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2018.310DOI Listing
February 2019

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

JAMA Netw Open 2018 12 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

Current Sepsis Mandates Are Overly Prescriptive, and Some Aspects May Be Harmful.

Crit Care Med 2018 Dec 4. Epub 2018 Dec 4.

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.0000000000003579DOI Listing
December 2018

Trends in "usual care" for septic shock.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 09 19;39(9):1125-1126. Epub 2018 Jul 19.

1Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2018.154DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6478163PMC
September 2018

Impact of the 2012 Medicaid Health Care-Acquired Conditions Policy on Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infection and Vascular Catheter-Associated Infection Billing Rates.

Open Forum Infect Dis 2018 Sep 4;5(9):ofy204. Epub 2018 Sep 4.

Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofy204DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6121224PMC
September 2018

Variability in determining sepsis time zero and bundle compliance rates for the centers for medicare and medicaid services SEP-1 measure.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 08 22;39(8):994-996. Epub 2018 Jun 22.

1Department of Population Medicine,Harvard Medical School/Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute,Boston,Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2018.134DOI Listing
August 2018

The Impact of the Medicaid Healthcare-Associated Condition Program on Mediastinitis Following Coronary Artery Bypass Graft.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 06 19;39(6):694-700. Epub 2018 Apr 19.

2Department of Population Medicine,Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute,Boston,Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2018.69DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5957779PMC
June 2018

Missed Opportunities for Better Sepsis Care or Misplaced Blame? Deconstructing Patients' Encounters in the Week Before Sepsis Hospitalizations.

Crit Care Med 2018 04;46(4):644-645

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000002973DOI Listing
April 2018

New Sepsis and Septic Shock Definitions: Clinical Implications and Controversies.

Infect Dis Clin North Am 2017 09 5;31(3):397-413. Epub 2017 Jul 5.

Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, 401 Park Drive, Suite 401, Boston, MA 02215, USA; Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.idc.2017.05.001DOI Listing
September 2017

What Is the National Burden of Sepsis in U.S. Emergency Departments? It Depends on the Definition.

Crit Care Med 2017 09;45(9):1569-1571

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000002561DOI Listing
September 2017

Estimating Ten-Year Trends in Septic Shock Incidence and Mortality in United States Academic Medical Centers Using Clinical Data.

Chest 2017 02 22;151(2):278-285. Epub 2016 Jul 22.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2016.07.010DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5310115PMC
February 2017

Using Procalcitonin to Guide Antibiotic Therapy.

Authors:
Chanu Rhee

Open Forum Infect Dis 2017 7;4(1):ofw249. Epub 2016 Dec 7.

Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School/Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofw249DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5414114PMC
December 2016

Sepsis and the theory of relativity: measuring a moving target with a moving measuring stick.

Crit Care 2016 11 21;20(1):396. Epub 2016 Nov 21.

Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, 401 Park Street, Suite 401, Boston, MA, 02215, USA.

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http://ccforum.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13054-016
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13054-016-1559-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5139029PMC
November 2016

The CMS Sepsis Mandate: Right Disease, Wrong Measure.

Ann Intern Med 2016 Oct 14;165(7):517-518. Epub 2016 Jun 14.

From Harvard Medical School, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, and Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7326/M16-0588DOI Listing
October 2016

We Need Better Tools for Sepsis Surveillance.

Crit Care Med 2016 07;44(7):1441-2

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000001766DOI Listing
July 2016

Cytokine Imbalance Predicts Poor Outcomes in Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia--But What Can We Do About It?

Authors:
Chanu Rhee

Crit Care Med 2016 Apr;44(4):846-7

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000001502DOI Listing
April 2016

Diagnosing sepsis is subjective and highly variable: a survey of intensivists using case vignettes.

Crit Care 2016 Apr 6;20:89. Epub 2016 Apr 6.

Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, 401 Park Drive, Suite 401, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13054-016-1266-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4822273PMC
April 2016

Impact of Policies on the Rise in Sepsis Incidence, 2000-2010.

Clin Infect Dis 2016 Mar 19;62(6):695-703. Epub 2016 Jan 19.

Division of Infectious Diseases & Health Policy Research Institute, University of California, Irvine School of Medicine.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/civ1019DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4772840PMC
March 2016

A Framework for the Development and Interpretation of Different Sepsis Definitions and Clinical Criteria.

Crit Care Med 2016 Mar;44(3):e113-21

1Department of Critical Care Medicine, The Clinical Research, Investigation, and Systems Modeling of Acute illness (CRISMA) Center, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA.2Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA.3Department of Pediatrics, Hofstra-North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine, Cohen Children's Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY.4Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.5Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA.6Division of Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine, Alpert Medical School at Brown University, Providence, RI.7Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Critical Care, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA.8Departments of Surgery and Emergency Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO.9Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, University of Washington; Center for Child Health Behavior and Development, Seattle Children's Research Institute, Seattle, WA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000001730DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4765912PMC
March 2016

Application of a Framework to Assess the Usefulness of Alternative Sepsis Criteria.

Crit Care Med 2016 Mar;44(3):e122-30

1The Clinical Research, Investigation, and Systems Modeling of Acute illness (CRISMA) Center, Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA.2Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA.3Hofstra-North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine, Cohen Children's Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY.4Office of Quality and Patient Safety, New York State Health Department, Albany, NY.5Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA.6Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI.7Department of Critical Care, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA.8Departments of Surgery and Emergency Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO.9Department of Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO.10Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, University of Washington and Center for Child Health Behavior and Development, Seattle Children's Research Institute, Seattle, WA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000001724DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4765919PMC
March 2016

Objective Sepsis Surveillance Using Electronic Clinical Data.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2016 Feb 3;37(2):163-71. Epub 2015 Nov 3.

1Department of Population Medicine,Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute,Boston,Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2015.264DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4743875PMC
February 2016

Improving documentation and coding for acute organ dysfunction biases estimates of changing sepsis severity and burden: a retrospective study.

Crit Care 2015 Sep 14;19:338. Epub 2015 Sep 14.

Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, 133 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13054-015-1048-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4570698PMC
September 2015

Critical Care Medicine and Infectious Diseases: An Emerging Combined Subspecialty in the United States.

Clin Infect Dis 2015 Aug 5;61(4):609-14. Epub 2015 May 5.

Critical Care Medicine Department, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/civ360DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4542599PMC
August 2015

Lactate Testing in Suspected Sepsis: Trends and Predictors of Failure to Measure Levels.

Crit Care Med 2015 Aug;43(8):1669-76

1Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA. 2Division of Infectious Diseases, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000001087DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4506241PMC
August 2015

Evaluation of fever and infections in cardiac surgery patients.

Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2015 Jun 22;19(2):143-53. Epub 2014 Jun 22.

Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1089253214538524DOI Listing
June 2015

Surgical site infection surveillance following ambulatory surgery.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2015 Feb;36(2):225-8

2Division of Infectious Diseases,Brigham and Women's Hospital,Boston,Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2014.23DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4439188PMC
February 2015

Comparison of trends in sepsis incidence and coding using administrative claims versus objective clinical data.

Clin Infect Dis 2015 Jan 25;60(1):88-95. Epub 2014 Sep 25.

Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute Division of Infectious Diseases, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciu750DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4318944PMC
January 2015

Regulatory mandates for sepsis care--reasons for caution.

N Engl J Med 2014 May 16;370(18):1673-6. Epub 2014 Apr 16.

From the Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, and the Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital - both in Boston (C.R., M.K.); and the Department of Medicine, University of California at Irvine, Irvine (S.G.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMp1400276DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4718398PMC
May 2014

Cardiovascular management of septic shock in 2012.

Curr Infect Dis Rep 2012 Oct;14(5):493-502

Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, 94040, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11908-012-0279-zDOI Listing
October 2012

The L561A substitution in the nascent base-pair binding pocket of RB69 DNA polymerase reduces base discrimination.

Biochemistry 2006 Feb;45(7):2211-20

Department of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, Yale University, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/bi052099yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3373012PMC
February 2006