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Practical considerations with 17-Hydroxyprogesterone caproate for preterm birth prevention: does timing of initiation and compliance matter?

J Perinatol 2019 Sep 19;39(9):1182-1189. Epub 2019 Jun 19.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41372-019-0401-2DOI Listing
September 2019

Association Between Severe Maternal Morbidity and Psychiatric Illness Within 1 Year of Hospital Discharge After Delivery.

Obstet Gynecol 2019 Sep 10. Epub 2019 Sep 10.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, the Center for Administrative Data Research, Department of Medicine, and the Department of Surgery, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000003434DOI Listing
September 2019

Racial/Ethnic Disparities/Differences in Hysterectomy Route in Women Likely Eligible for Minimally Invasive Surgery.

J Minim Invasive Gynecol 2019 Sep 10. Epub 2019 Sep 10.

Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, St. Louis, MO, 63110, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2019.09.003DOI Listing
September 2019

Frequency and Risk Factors for Prolonged Opioid Prescriptions After Surgery for Brachial Plexus Injury.

J Hand Surg Am 2019 Aug 8;44(8):662-668.e1. Epub 2019 May 8.

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Hand and Microsurgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2019.04.001DOI Listing
August 2019

Hepatitis C care cascade in HIV patients at an urban clinic in the early direct-acting antiviral era.

Int J STD AIDS 2019 Aug 3;30(9):834-842. Epub 2019 Jun 3.

2 Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0956462419832750DOI Listing
August 2019

Utilization Trends, Outcomes, and Cost in Minimally Invasive Lobectomy.

Ann Thorac Surg 2019 Aug 7. Epub 2019 Aug 7.

Washington University School of Medicine, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.06.049DOI Listing
August 2019

Variation in the Delivery of Inpatient Orthopaedic Care to Medicaid Beneficiaries within a Single Metropolitan Region.

J Bone Joint Surg Am 2019 Aug;101(16):1451-1459

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery (C.J.D., W.J., and R.J.O.), Center for Administrative Data Research, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine (A.D.T., K.B.N., and M.A.O.), and Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Surgery (C.J.D. and M.A.O.), Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2106/JBJS.18.01198DOI Listing
August 2019

Antimuscarinic use and discontinuation in an older adult population.

Arch Gerontol Geriatr 2019 Jan - Feb;80:1-11. Epub 2018 Sep 22.

Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, 4523 Clayton Ave., Campus Box 8051, St. Louis, MO 63110, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.archger.2018.09.005DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6497475PMC
July 2019

A Randomized Controlled Trial Evaluating the BREASTChoice Tool for Personalized Decision Support About Breast Reconstruction After Mastectomy.

Ann Surg 2019 Jul 10. Epub 2019 Jul 10.

Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000003444DOI Listing
July 2019

New persistent opioid use among older patients following surgery: A Medicare claims analysis.

Surgery 2019 Jul 23. Epub 2019 Jul 23.

Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2019.04.016DOI Listing
July 2019

The Comparative Epidemiology of Pediatric Severe Sepsis.

J Intensive Care Med 2019 Jun 15;34(6):472-479. Epub 2017 Oct 15.

2 Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0885066617735783DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6050143PMC
June 2019

Association between Stillbirth at or after 23 weeks gestation and Acute Psychiatric Illness within One Year of Delivery.

Am J Obstet Gynecol 2019 Jun 18. Epub 2019 Jun 18.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St. Louis, 4566 Scott Avenue, Campus Box 8064, St. Louis, Missouri, 63110.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajog.2019.06.027DOI Listing
June 2019

Trend of surgery for orbital cellulitis: An analysis of state inpatient databases.

Laryngoscope 2019 May 3. Epub 2019 May 3.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lary.28050DOI Listing
May 2019

First, Do No Harm: Rethinking Routine Diversion in Sphincter-Preserving Rectal Cancer Resection.

J Am Coll Surg 2019 Apr 9;228(4):547-556.e8. Epub 2019 Jan 9.

Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2018.12.012DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6424605PMC
April 2019

Two-State Comparison of Total Joint Arthroplasty Utilization Following Medicaid Expansion.

J Arthroplasty 2019 04 22;34(4):619-625.e1. Epub 2018 Dec 22.

Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO; Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Center for Administrative Data Research, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2018.12.019DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6430692PMC
April 2019

Rates of sialoendoscopy and sialoadenectomy in 5,111 adults with private insurance.

Laryngoscope 2019 03 16;129(3):602-606. Epub 2018 Dec 16.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.A.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lary.27243DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6379123PMC
March 2019

Negative-Pressure Wound Therapy in Infants and Children: A Population-Based Study.

J Surg Res 2019 Mar 30;235:560-568. Epub 2018 Nov 30.

Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2018.10.043DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6364568PMC
March 2019

Anti-Tumour Necrosis Factor Therapy for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Do Not Impact Serious Infections after Arthroplasty.

J Crohns Colitis 2019 Feb;13(2):182-188

Division of Gastroenterology, John T. Milliken Department of Medicine, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

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https://academic.oup.com/ecco-jcc/advance-article/doi/10.109
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ecco-jcc/jjy148DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6548222PMC
February 2019

Postpartum diabetes screening among low income women with gestational diabetes in Missouri 2010-2015.

BMC Public Health 2019 Feb 4;19(1):148. Epub 2019 Feb 4.

Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S. Euclid Ave, Campus Box 8100, St. Louis, MO, 63110, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-019-6475-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6360751PMC
February 2019

Clostridium difficile infection increases acute and chronic morbidity and mortality.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 01 9;40(1):65-71. Epub 2018 Nov 9.

1Department of Medicine,Washington University School of Medicine,St Louis,Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2018.280DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6624072PMC
January 2019

Re-estimating annual deaths due to multidrug-resistant organism infections.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 01 22;40(1):112-113. Epub 2018 Nov 22.

2Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine,Washington University School of Medicine,St. Louis,Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2018.304DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6602528PMC
January 2019

A Population-Based Assessment of Depression and Anxiety in Patients With Brachial Plexus Injuries.

J Hand Surg Am 2018 Dec 19;43(12):1136.e1-1136.e9. Epub 2018 May 19.

Division of Hand and Microsurgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2018.03.056DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6242776PMC
December 2018

Antimuscarinic Use in Men Treated With Bladder Outlet Obstruction Medication Therapy.

Urology 2018 Dec 8;122:76-82. Epub 2018 Sep 8.

SSM Health, Department of Clinical Analytics and Insights, St. Louis, MO.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2018.08.039DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6393110PMC
December 2018

Predictors of mortality for preterm infants with intraventricular hemorrhage: a population-based study.

Childs Nerv Syst 2018 11 9;34(11):2203-2213. Epub 2018 Jul 9.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, One Children's Place, Suite 4S20, St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis, MO, 63110, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00381-018-3897-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6326904PMC
November 2018

Differences in mortality between infections due to extended-spectrum-beta-lactamase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae and Escherichia coli.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 09 2;39(9):1138-1139. Epub 2018 Jul 2.

2Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine,Washington University School of Medicine,St Louis,Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2018.142DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6217941PMC
September 2018

Increasing Age Has Limited Impact on Risk of Infection in an Elderly Population.

Open Forum Infect Dis 2018 Jul 19;5(7):ofy160. Epub 2018 Jul 19.

Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofy160DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6054265PMC
July 2018

Current State of Empyema Management.

Ann Thorac Surg 2018 06 14;105(6):1589-1596. Epub 2018 Mar 14.

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.02.027DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5964038PMC
June 2018

Population-based approaches to treatment and readmission after spinal cord injury.

J Neurosurg Sci 2018 Apr 3;62(2):107-115. Epub 2016 Mar 3.

Department of Neurological Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.23736/S0390-5616.16.03617-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5507745PMC
April 2018

Differential Prescribing of Antimuscarinic Agents in Older Adults with Cognitive Impairment.

Drugs Aging 2018 04;35(4):321-331

Department of Medicine, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, 63110, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40266-018-0531-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5904003PMC
April 2018

Infectious Diseases Consultation Reduces 30-Day and 1-Year All-Cause Mortality for Multidrug-Resistant Organism Infections.

Open Forum Infect Dis 2018 Mar 15;5(3):ofy026. Epub 2018 Mar 15.

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofy026DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5852998PMC
March 2018

The Impact of Hospital Volume on Racial Differences in Complications, Readmissions, and Emergency Department Visits Following Total Joint Arthroplasty.

J Arthroplasty 2018 02 25;33(2):309-315.e20. Epub 2017 Sep 25.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri; Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2017.09.034DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5992889PMC
February 2018

Readmissions With Multidrug-Resistant Infection in Patients With Prior Multidrug Resistant Infection.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 01 17;39(1):12-19. Epub 2017 Dec 17.

2Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine,Washington University School of Medicine,St Louis,Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2017.254DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6233291PMC
January 2018

ICD-9-CM Coding for Multidrug Resistant Infection Correlates Poorly With Microbiologically Confirmed Multidrug Resistant Infection.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 11 5;38(11):1381-1383. Epub 2017 Sep 5.

2Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine,Washington University School of Medicine,St. Louis,Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2017.192DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6211554PMC
November 2017

Utilization of apical vaginal support procedures at time of inpatient hysterectomy performed for benign conditions: a national estimate.

Am J Obstet Gynecol 2017 10 14;217(4):436.e1-436.e8. Epub 2017 Jul 14.

Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajog.2017.07.010DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5614829PMC
October 2017

Prevalence and Predictors of Postdischarge Antibiotic Use Following Mastectomy.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 09 3;38(9):1048-1054. Epub 2017 Jul 3.

1Division of Infectious Diseases,Department of Medicine,Washington University School of Medicine,St Louis,Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2017.128DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5645083PMC
September 2017

Comparison of Wound Complications After Immediate, Delayed, and Secondary Breast Reconstruction Procedures.

JAMA Surg 2017 Sep 20;152(9):e172338. Epub 2017 Sep 20.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamasurg.2017.2338DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5831445PMC
September 2017

Treated-and-released urinary catheterization in the emergency department by sex.

Am J Infect Control 2017 Aug 11;45(8):905-910. Epub 2017 Apr 11.

Baptist MD Anderson Cancer Center, Jacksonville, FL.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajic.2017.02.025DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5542870PMC
August 2017

Surveillance and Prevention of Surgical Site Infections in Breast Oncologic Surgery with Immediate Reconstruction.

Curr Treat Options Infect Dis 2017 Jun 11;9(2):155-172. Epub 2017 May 11.

Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40506-017-0117-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5612330PMC
June 2017

Postoperative care fragmentation and thirty-day unplanned readmissions after head and neck cancer surgery.

Laryngoscope 2017 04 14;127(4):868-874. Epub 2016 Oct 14.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.A.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lary.26301DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5493141PMC
April 2017

Impact of Infectious Diseases Consultation on Mortality of Cryptococcal infection in Patients without HIV.

Clin Infect Dis 2017 03 7;64(5):558-564. Epub 2016 Dec 7.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciw786DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6225890PMC
March 2017

Validation of ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Codes for Surgical Site Infection and Noninfectious Wound Complications After Mastectomy.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 03 15;38(3):334-339. Epub 2016 Dec 15.

1Division of Infectious Diseases,Department of Medicine,Washington University School of Medicine,St. Louis,Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2016.271DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5490368PMC
March 2017

Readmission and Late Mortality After Critical Illness in Childhood.

Pediatr Crit Care Med 2017 Mar;18(3):e112-e121

1Department of Pediatric Intensive Care, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO. 2Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO. 3Pediatric Critical Care, University of Colorado School of Medicine and Children's Hospital Colorado, Aurora, CO. 4Department of Pediatrics, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ. 5San Antonio Military Medical Center, United States Air Force, San Antonio, TX. 6Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Surgery, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/PCC.0000000000001062DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5336515PMC
March 2017

30-day hospital readmission following otolaryngology surgery: Analysis of a state inpatient database.

Laryngoscope 2017 02 21;127(2):337-345. Epub 2016 Apr 21.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.A.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lary.25997DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5490655PMC
February 2017

Use of Quantile Regression to Determine the Impact on Total Health Care Costs of Surgical Site Infections Following Common Ambulatory Procedures.

Ann Surg 2017 02;265(2):331-339

*Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO †HealthCore, Inc, Wilmington, DE ‡Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000001590DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5522732PMC
February 2017

Risk Factors for Surgical Site Infection After Cholecystectomy.

Open Forum Infect Dis 2017 22;4(2):ofx036. Epub 2017 Feb 22.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofx036DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5419069PMC
February 2017

Diabetes Mellitus is Associated With Higher Risk of Developing Decompensated Cirrhosis in Chronic Hepatitis C Patients.

J Clin Gastroenterol 2017 01;51(1):70-76

Departments of *Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases †Surgery, Division of Public Health Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MCG.0000000000000566DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5154898PMC
January 2017

All-Payer Analysis of Heart Failure Hospitalization 30-Day Readmission: Comorbidities Matter.

Am J Med 2017 Jan 31;130(1):93.e9-93.e28. Epub 2016 Aug 31.

Division of Cardiology, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Mo.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2016.07.030DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5482409PMC
January 2017

The Effect of Clinical Chorioamnionitis on Cesarean Delivery in the United States.

Health Serv Res 2016 10 3;51(5):1879-95. Epub 2016 Feb 3.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1475-6773.12447DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5034204PMC
October 2016

A Population-Based Analysis of Time to Surgery and Travel Distances for Brachial Plexus Surgery.

J Hand Surg Am 2016 Sep;41(9):903-909.e3

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2016.07.054DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5004775PMC
September 2016

Development of a Risk Prediction Model to Individualize Risk Factors for Surgical Site Infection After Mastectomy.

Ann Surg Oncol 2016 08 28;23(8):2471-9. Epub 2016 Jan 28.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/s10434-015-5083-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4929027PMC
August 2016

Modification of claims-based measures improves identification of comorbidities in non-elderly women undergoing mastectomy for breast cancer: a retrospective cohort study.

BMC Health Serv Res 2016 08 16;16(a):388. Epub 2016 Aug 16.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Ave. Campus Box 8051, St. Louis, MO, 63110, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12913-016-1636-7DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4986377PMC
August 2016

Epidemiology and Outcomes of Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Infections in Solid Organ Transplant Recipients at a Midwestern Center.

Transplantation 2016 05;100(5):1073-8

1 Division of Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO. 2 Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TP.0000000000001123DOI Listing
May 2016

Effect of Noninfectious Wound Complications after Mastectomy on Subsequent Surgical Procedures and Early Implant Loss.

J Am Coll Surg 2016 05 5;222(5):844-852.e1. Epub 2016 Feb 5.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO; Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2016.01.050DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4846523PMC
May 2016

Pharmacoepidemiology of cytomegalovirus prophylaxis in a large retrospective cohort of kidney transplant recipients with Medicare Part D coverage.

Clin Transplant 2016 Apr 4;30(4):435-44. Epub 2016 Mar 4.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ctr.12706DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4818663PMC
April 2016

The burden of clostridium difficile infection: estimates of the incidence of CDI from U.S. Administrative databases.

BMC Infect Dis 2016 Apr 22;16:177. Epub 2016 Apr 22.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8051, 660 S. Euclid Ave, St. Louis, 63110, MO, USA.

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April 2016

Epidemiology of Bloodstream Infections in a Multicenter Retrospective Cohort of Liver Transplant Recipients.

Transplant Direct 2016 Mar 22;2(3):e67. Epub 2016 Feb 22.

Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL.; Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO.

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March 2016

Increased Risk of Surgical Site Infection Among Breast-Conserving Surgery Re-excisions.

Ann Surg Oncol 2015 31;22(6):2003-9. Epub 2014 Oct 31.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA,

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February 2016

Economic impact of bleeding complications after mastectomy.

J Surg Res 2015 Nov 2;199(1):77-83. Epub 2015 Apr 2.

The Alvin J. Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri. Electronic address:

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November 2015

Staphylococcus aureus sepsis in rheumatoid arthritis.

Rheumatol Int 2015 Sep 11;35(9):1503-10. Epub 2015 Mar 11.

Dupage Medical Group Rheumatology, Naperville, IL, USA.

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September 2015

Clostridium difficile Infection Among Veterans Health Administration Patients.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2015 Sep 5;36(9):1038-45. Epub 2015 Jun 5.

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September 2015

Adding flexible temporal constraints to identify chronic comorbid conditions in ambulatory claims data.

AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2014 14;2014:1088-97. Epub 2014 Nov 14.

Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO.

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August 2015

Incidence, Risk Factors and Outcomes of Delayed-onset Cytomegalovirus Disease in a Large Retrospective Cohort of Lung Transplant Recipients.

Transplantation 2015 Aug;99(8):1658-66

1 Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO. 2 Division of Renal Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO. 3 Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO. 4 Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO.

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August 2015

Complications and Resource Use Associated With Surgery for Chiari Malformation Type 1 in Adults: A Population Perspective.

Neurosurgery 2015 Aug;77(2):261-8

Departments of *Neurological Surgery and #Otolaryngology and Divisions of ‖Biostatistics, §Infectious Diseases, and ¶Public Health Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri; ‡Department of Neurological Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee.

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August 2015

Validation of an International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision Code Algorithm for Identifying Chiari Malformation Type 1 Surgery in Adults.

Neurosurgery 2015 Aug;77(2):269-73

Departments of *Neurological Surgery and #Otolaryngology and Divisions of ‖Biostatistics, §Infectious Diseases, and ¶Public Health Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri; ‡Department of Neurological Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee.

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August 2015

Incidence of Surgical Site Infection Following Mastectomy With and Without Immediate Reconstruction Using Private Insurer Claims Data.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2015 Aug 3;36(8):907-14. Epub 2015 Jun 3.

1Division of Infectious Diseases,Department of Medicine,Washington University School of Medicine,St. Louis,Missouri.

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August 2015

Procedure-specific surgical site infection incidence varies widely within certain National Healthcare Safety Network surgery groups.

Am J Infect Control 2015 Jun 26;43(6):617-23. Epub 2015 Mar 26.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO; Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO.

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June 2015

Impact of Clostridium difficile recurrence on hospital readmissions.

Am J Infect Control 2015 Apr 14;43(4):318-22. Epub 2015 Feb 14.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO.

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April 2015

The morbidity, mortality, and costs associated with Clostridium difficile infection.

Infect Dis Clin North Am 2015 Mar;29(1):123-34

Division of Infectious Diseases, Section of Transplant Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Box 8051, St Louis, MO 63110, USA.

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March 2015

Stratification of surgical site infection by operative factors and comparison of infection rates after hernia repair.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2015 Mar;36(3):329-35

1Division of Infectious Diseases,Department of Medicine,Washington University School of Medicine,St. Louis,Missouri.

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March 2015

Comparison of musculoskeletal disorder health claims between construction floor layers and a general working population.

Occup Environ Med 2015 Jan 15;72(1):15-20. Epub 2014 Sep 15.

Division of General Medical Sciences Department, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA.

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January 2015

Attributable inpatient costs of recurrent Clostridium difficile infections.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2014 Nov 29;35(11):1400-7. Epub 2014 Sep 29.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri.

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November 2014

Association of discharge home with home health care and 30-day readmission after pancreatectomy.

J Am Coll Surg 2014 Nov 18;219(5):875-86.e1. Epub 2014 Jul 18.

Department of Surgery, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO; Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO; Alvin J. Siteman Cancer Center, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO. Electronic address:

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November 2014

Can additional information be obtained from claims data to support surgical site infection diagnosis codes?

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2014 Oct;35 Suppl 3:S124-32

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri.

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October 2014

Delayed-onset cytomegalovirus disease coded during hospital readmission after kidney transplantation.

Transplantation 2014 Jul;98(2):187-94

1 Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO. 2 Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO. 3 Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO. 4 Address correspondence to: Carlos A. Q. Santos, M.D., 660 S. Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8051, St. Louis, MO, 63110.

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July 2014

Rates and timing of central venous cannulation among patients with sepsis and respiratory arrest admitted by the emergency department*.

Crit Care Med 2014 Mar;42(3):554-64

1Division of Emergency Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO. 2Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO. 3Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO.

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March 2014

Enhanced surgical site infection surveillance following hysterectomy, vascular, and colorectal surgery.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2012 Aug 21;33(8):768-73. Epub 2012 Jun 21.

Channing Laboratory and Infectious Diseases Division, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA.

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August 2012

Burden of Clostridium difficile on the healthcare system.

Clin Infect Dis 2012 Aug;55 Suppl 2:S88-92

Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA.

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August 2012

Beyond 30 days: does limiting the duration of surgical site infection follow-up limit detection?

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2012 Feb 20;33(2):202-4. Epub 2011 Dec 20.

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

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February 2012

Use of Medicare diagnosis and procedure codes to improve detection of surgical site infections following hip arthroplasty, knee arthroplasty, and vascular surgery.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2012 Jan 22;33(1):40-9. Epub 2011 Nov 22.

Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA.

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January 2012

The impact of prebiopsy antibiotics on pathogen recovery in hematogenous vertebral osteomyelitis.

Clin Infect Dis 2011 Apr;52(7):867-72

Division of Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA.

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April 2011

Comparison of costs of surgical site infection and endometritis after cesarean delivery using claims and medical record data.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2010 Aug;31(8):872-5

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA.

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August 2010