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Predictors of Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter Occlusion in the Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy Setting.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2018 Sep 27;62(9). Epub 2018 Aug 27.

Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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September 2018

Clinical and Echocardiographic Predictors of Embolism in Infective Endocarditis: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

Clin Microbiol Infect 2018 Aug 23. Epub 2018 Aug 23.

Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre; Interdepartmental Division of Critical Care, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada. Electronic address:

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August 2018

Automatic notification and infectious diseases consultation for patients with Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia.

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2018 Jul 3;91(3):282-283. Epub 2018 Mar 3.

Department of Medicine, University of Toronto; Division of Infectious Diseases, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre; Centre for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety, University of Toronto. Electronic address:

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July 2018

Antimicrobial Stewardship and Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Mortality: A systematic review.

Clin Infect Dis 2018 Jun 30. Epub 2018 Jun 30.

Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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June 2018

Duration of antibiotic therapy for critically ill patients with bloodstream infections: A retrospective observational in Saudi Arabia.

Ann Thorac Med 2018 Jan-Mar;13(1):63-65

Department of Intensive Care, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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February 2018

7 versus 14 days of antibiotic treatment for critically ill patients with bloodstream infection: a pilot randomized clinical trial.

Trials 2018 Feb 17;19(1):111. Epub 2018 Feb 17.

Departments of Medicine and Critical Care Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center, Adjunct Scientist, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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February 2018

Optimizing Empiric Antibiotic Selection in Sepsis: Turning Probabilities Into Practice.

Clin Infect Dis 2018 Jan;66(3):479

Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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January 2018

Prescribing antibiotics to hospitalised patients increases the risk of infection for the next bed occupant.

Authors:
Nick Daneman

Evid Based Med 2017 12 25;22(6):212. Epub 2017 Oct 25.

Sunnybrook Research Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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December 2017

Evaluating the Relationship Between Hospital Antibiotic Use and Antibiotic Resistance in Common Nosocomial Pathogens.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 12 26;38(12):1457-1463. Epub 2017 Oct 26.

4Division of Infectious Diseases,University of Toronto,Toronto,Ontario,Canada.

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December 2017

A decade of outpatient antimicrobial use in older adults in Ontario: a descriptive study.

CMAJ Open 2017 Dec;5(4):E878-E885

Affiliations: Sunnybrook Research Institute (Tan, Daneman) and Division of Infectious Diseases (Daneman), Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre; Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (Graves, Lu, Chen, Li, Schwartz, Daneman); Public Health Ontario (Schwartz, Daneman); Dalla Lana School of Public Health (Schwartz), University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont.

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December 2017

Factors Associated with Choice and Success of One- Versus Two-Stage Revision Arthroplasty for Infected Hip and Knee Prostheses.

HSS J 2017 Oct 26;13(3):224-231. Epub 2017 Apr 26.

Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Toronto, 26 Laidlaw St, Toronto, Ontario M6K1X2 Canada.

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October 2017

Time required to initiate outbreak and pandemic observational research.

J Crit Care 2017 08 1;40:7-10. Epub 2017 Mar 1.

Departments of Medicine and Critical Care Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center, Institute of Health Policy Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4N 3M5. Electronic address:

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August 2017

Predictive utility of swab screening for vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus in selection of empiric antibiotics for Enterococcus sterile-site infections: a retrospective cohort study.

CMAJ Open 2017 Aug;5(3):E632-E637

Affiliations: Department of Medicine (Brasg), Division of Infectious Diseases (MacFadden, Daneman) and Division of Clinical Epidemiology (Daneman), University of Toronto; Department of Pharmacy (Elligsen), Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ont.

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August 2017

Withholding Pantoprazole for Stress Ulcer Prophylaxis in Critically Ill Patients: A Pilot Randomized Clinical Trial and Meta-Analysis.

Crit Care Med 2017 Jul;45(7):1121-1129

1Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada.2Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada.3Department of Critical Care, University of Dammam, Dammam, Saudi Arabia.4Discipline of Acute Care Medicine, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia.5Department of Surgery and Interdepartmental Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.6Departments of Anesthesia, Pain Management and Perioperative Medicine and Critical Care Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada.7Department of Critical Care, Queens University, Kingston, ON, Canada.8Department of Medicine (Critical Care), University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada.9Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada.10Departments of Medicine, Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Université Laval, Quebec City, QC, Canada.11Biostatistics Unit, St Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, Hamilton, ON, Canada.12Intensive Care Department, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences and King Abdullah International Medical Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.13The George Institute for Global Health and Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia.14Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.15Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, UAE University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates.

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July 2017

Influences on the start, selection and duration of treatment with antibiotics in long-term care facilities.

CMAJ 2017 Jun;189(25):E851-E860

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (Daneman, Campitelli, Giannakeas, Bell, Maxwell, Austin, Bronskill), Toronto, Ont.; Sunnybrook Research Institute and Division of Infectious Diseases (Daneman), Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre; Department of Medicine (Daneman, Morris, Bell); Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation (Daneman, Bell, Austin, Bronskill); Sinai Health System (Morris, Bell); St. Michael's Hospital (Jeffs), University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont.; University of Waterloo (Maxwell), Waterloo, Ont.

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June 2017

Re-evaluating the Inhibition of Stress Erosions (REVISE): a protocol for pilot randomized controlled trial.

Ann Saudi Med 2016 Nov-Dec;36(6):427-433

Dr. Waleed Alhazzani, Critical Care Medicine, McMaster University,, 50 Charlton Avenue East,, Hamilton, Ontario,, L8N 4A6, Canada, T: +1905-522-1155 ext 32800, F: +1905-521-6068 ORCID: http://orcid.org/0000-0001-8076-9626.

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March 2017

Adult-onset opsoclonus-myoclonus syndrome due to West Nile Virus treated with intravenous immunoglobulin.

J Neurovirol 2017 02 29;23(1):158-159. Epub 2016 Jul 29.

Division of Neurology, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center, A402, 2075 Bayview avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada, M4N 3M5.

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February 2017

Variability in antibiotic use across Ontario acute care hospitals.

J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 02 17;72(2):554-563. Epub 2016 Nov 17.

Sunnybrook Research Institute, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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February 2017

Accuracy of administrative data for identification of patients with infective endocarditis.

Int J Cardiol 2016 Dec 17;224:162-164. Epub 2016 Sep 17.

Sunnybrook Research Institute, Toronto, Canada; Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada; Interdepartmental Division of Critical Care, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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December 2016

Effectiveness of pertussis vaccination and duration of immunity.

CMAJ 2016 Nov 26;188(16):E399-E406. Epub 2016 Sep 26.

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (Schwartz, Kwong, Campitelli, Stukel, Daneman); Institute of Health Policy, Management, and Evaluation (Schwartz, Stukel, Rosella, Daneman), University of Toronto; The Hospital for Sick Children (Schwartz); Public Health Ontario (Kwong, Deeks, Rosella, Rilkoff, Crowcroft); Dalla Lana School of Public Health (Kwong, Deeks, Bolotin, Crowcroft), University of Toronto; Department of Family and Community Medicine (Kwong), University of Toronto; University Health Network (Kwong); Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology (Jamieson, Marchand-Austin, Crowcroft), University of Toronto; Public Health Ontario Laboratory Services (Jamieson, Marchand-Austin); Toronto, Ont.; ProvLab Alberta, University of Alberta Hospital (Drews); Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (Drews), University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta.

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November 2016

Influenza A (H1N1pdm09)-Related Critical Illness and Mortality in Mexico and Canada, 2014.

Crit Care Med 2016 Oct;44(10):1861-70

1Department of Critical Care Medicine, Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Médicas y Nutrición Salvador Zubirán, Mexico City, Mexico.2Escuela de Medicina, Tecnologico de Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico.3Department of Hospital Epidemiology, Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Médicas y Nutrición Salvador Zubirán, Mexico City, Mexico.4Trauma, Emergency and Critical Care, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.5Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.6Department of Critical Care Medicine, Instituto Nacional de Cancerología, Mexico City, Mexico.7Department of Infectious Diseases, Hospital universitario Dr. José Eleuterio González, Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico.8Department of Critical Care Medicine and Emergency, Instituto de Salud del Estado de México, Toluca, Mexico.9Department of Critical Care Medicine, Instituto Nacional de Enfermedades Respiratorias, Mexico City, Mexico.10Department of Critical Care Medicine, Hospital General de Tijuana, Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico.11Department of Critical Care Medicine, Hospital Central Ignacio Morones Prieto, San Luis Potosi, Mexico.12Department of Critical Care Medicine, Hospital General de Uruapan, Uruapan, Michoacan, Mexico.13Department of Infectious Diseases, Hospital General Regional de León, León, Guanajuato, Mexico.14Department of Infectious Diseases, Hospital Regional de Alta Especialidad de Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Mexico.15Department of Critical Care Medicine, Hospital General "Dr. Manuel Gea González," Mexico City, Mexico.16Department of Disasters Response, Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Médicas y Nutrición Salvador Zubirán, Mexico City, Mexico.17Department of Critical Care Medicine, Hospital San José Monterrey, Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico.18Faculty of Medicine, Universidad de Guanajuato, León, Guanajuato, Mexico.19Department of Critical Care Medicine, Hospital Regional de Alta Especialidad de Oaxaca,

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October 2016

Pathogens and antimicrobial susceptibility profiles in critically ill patients with bloodstream infections: a descriptive study.

CMAJ Open 2016 Oct-Dec;4(4):E569-E577. Epub 2016 Oct 13.

Dalla Lana School of Public Health (Savage), University of Toronto; Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre (Savage, Fowler, Rishu, Daneman), Toronto, Ont.; Division of Critical Care Medicine (Fowler), Department of Medicine; Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation (Fowler, Daneman), University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont.; Division of Critical Care Medicine (Bagshaw), Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta.; Departments of Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics (Cook), McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont.; Division of Critical Care Medicine (Dodek, Reynolds), Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia; Center for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences (Dodek), St. Paul's Hospital, Vancouver, BC; Department of Critical Care Medicine (Hall), Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University; Nova Scotia Health Authority (Hall), Halifax, NS; Section of Critical Care Medicine (Kumar), Department of Medicine; Departments of Medical Microbiology and of Pharmacology and Therapeutics (Kumar), University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Man.; Centre de recherche du Centre hospitalier universitaire de Sherbrooke (Lamontagne), Sherbrooke, Que.; Service de médecine interne (Lamontagne), Département de médecine, Université de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Que.; Axe Santé des populations et pratiques optimales en santé (Lauzier), Centre de recherche du Centre hospitalier universitaire de Québec-Université Laval, Québec, Que.; Départements de medicine et d'anesthésiologie et de soins intensifs (Lauzier), Université Laval, Québec, Que.; St. Michael's Hospital (Marshall), Toronto, Ont.; Department of Surgery (Marshall), University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont.; Department of Medicine (Martin), Western University; Critical Care Medicine (Martin), Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ont.; Division of Critical Care (McIntyre), Department of Medicine, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ont.; Department of Medicine (Muscedere), Queen's University, Kingston, Ont.; Department of Critical Care Medicine (Muscedere), Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, Ont.; Department of Critical Care Medicine (Stelfox), University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta.; Division of Infectious Diseases (Daneman), Department of Medicine, University of Toronto; Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (Daneman), Toronto, Ont.

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October 2016

Administrative data measured surgical site infection probability within 30 days of surgery in elderly patients.

J Clin Epidemiol 2016 Sep 4;77:112-117. Epub 2016 Jun 4.

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, 2075 Bayview Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4N 3M5, Canada; Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, 2075 Bayview Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4N 3M5, Canada.

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September 2016

The Economic Burden of Hospital-Acquired Clostridium difficile Infection: A Population-Based Matched Cohort Study.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2016 09 20;37(9):1068-78. Epub 2016 Jun 20.

2Toronto Health Economics and Technology Assessment Collaborative,Toronto,Canada.

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September 2016

Reply to Wolkewitz: When to Use Cumulative Risk-Based Versus Rate-Based Approaches in the Analysis of Hospital-Acquired Infection Risk Factors? That Depends on the Question.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2016 09 26;37(9):1124-5. Epub 2016 Jul 26.

2Division of Epidemiology,Dalla Lana School of Public Health,University of Toronto,Canada.

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September 2016

The authors reply.

Crit Care Med 2016 08;44(8):e776

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine & Clinical Epidemiology, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto and Adjunct Scientist, Toronto, ON, Canada, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada; Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada; Department of Medicine and Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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August 2016

Patient Characteristics and Outcomes of Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy: A Retrospective Study.

Can J Infect Dis Med Microbiol 2016 22;2016:8435257. Epub 2016 Feb 22.

Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, 1 King's College Circle, Toronto, ON, Canada M5S 1A8; Division of Infectious Diseases, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada M4N 3M5; Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada M4N 3M5.

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July 2016

Sending repeat cultures: is there a role in the management of bacteremic episodes? (SCRIBE study).

BMC Infect Dis 2016 06 13;16:286. Epub 2016 Jun 13.

Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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June 2016

Derivation and Validation of the Surgical Site Infections Risk Model Using Health Administrative Data.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2016 Apr 20;37(4):455-65. Epub 2016 Jan 20.

2Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences,Toronto,Ontario,Canada.

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April 2016

Integrating Time-Varying and Ecological Exposures into Multivariate Analyses of Hospital-Acquired Infection Risk Factors: A Review and Demonstration.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2016 Apr 16;37(4):411-9. Epub 2016 Feb 16.

4Division of Epidemiology,Dalla Lana School of Public Health,University of Toronto,Canada.

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April 2016

A passage from India: Association between air traffic and reported cases of New Delhi Metallo-beta-lactamase 1 from 2007 to 2012.

Travel Med Infect Dis 2015 Jul-Aug;13(4):295-9. Epub 2015 Jun 24.

Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Centre for Research on Inner City Health, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael's Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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February 2016

Duration of Antimicrobial Treatment for Bacteremia in Canadian Critically Ill Patients.

Crit Care Med 2016 Feb;44(2):256-64

1Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto and Adjunct Scientist, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada. 2Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada. 3Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada. 4Division of Critical Care Medicine and Center for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St. Paul's Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada. 5Department of Critical Care Medicine, Dalhousie University and the Capital District, Health Authority, Halifax, NS, Canada. 6Sections of Critical Care Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada. 7Department of Medicine, Centre de recherche du CHU de Sherbrooke, Université de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, QC, Canada. 8Centre de recherche du CHU de Québec, Axe santé des populations et pratiques optimales en santé, Division de soins intensifs adultes, départements de médecine et d'anesthésiologie, Université Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada. 9Departments of Surgery and Critical Care Medicine, St. Michael's Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada. 10Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada. 11Division of Critical Care, Department of Medicine, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, ON, Canada. 12Department of Medicine, Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada. 13Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada. 14Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada. 15Departments of Medicine, Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada. 16Department of Medicine and Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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February 2016

Validating hospital antibiotic purchasing data as a metric of inpatient antibiotic use.

J Antimicrob Chemother 2016 Feb 5;71(2):547-53. Epub 2015 Nov 5.

Sunnybrook Research Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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February 2016

A National Survey of Critical Care Physicians' Knowledge, Attitudes, and Perceptions of Antimicrobial Stewardship Programs.

J Intensive Care Med 2016 Jan 8;31(1):61-5. Epub 2014 Jul 8.

Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Canada University Health Network, Toronto, Canada Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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January 2016

Antibiotic Use and Need for Antimicrobial Stewardship in Long-Term Care.

Can J Hosp Pharm 2015 Nov-Dec;68(6):445-9

MD, MSc, is with the Division of Infectious Diseases, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre; the Sunnybrook Research Institute; the Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto; and the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario.

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December 2015

Fluoroquinolones and collagen associated severe adverse events: a longitudinal cohort study.

BMJ Open 2015 Nov 18;5(11):e010077. Epub 2015 Nov 18.

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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November 2015

Outcomes in Documented Pseudomonas aeruginosa Bacteremia Treated with Intermittent IV Infusion of Ceftazidime, Meropenem, or Piperacillin-Tazobactam: A Retrospective Study.

Can J Hosp Pharm 2015 Sep-Oct;68(5):386-94

MD, MSc, FRCPC, is with the Division of Infectious Diseases, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, and the Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario.

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October 2015

Variability in Antibiotic Use Across Nursing Homes and the Risk of Antibiotic-Related Adverse Outcomes for Individual Residents.

JAMA Intern Med 2015 Aug;175(8):1331-9

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada3Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada6Division of General Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto.

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August 2015

Red Flags for Necrotizing Fasciitis: A Case Control Study.

Int J Infect Dis 2015 Jul 11;36:15-20. Epub 2015 May 11.

Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Sunnybrook Research Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Electronic address:

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July 2015

Point prevalence survey of antimicrobial utilization in a Canadian tertiary-care teaching hospital.

J Epidemiol Glob Health 2015 Jun 8;5(2):143-50. Epub 2014 Aug 8.

Department of Microbiology and Division of Infectious Diseases, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Sunnybrook Research Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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June 2015

The magnitude and duration of Clostridium difficile infection risk associated with antibiotic therapy: a hospital cohort study.

PLoS One 2014 26;9(8):e105454. Epub 2014 Aug 26.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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May 2015

Determination of tobramycin pharmacokinetics in burn patients to evaluate the potential utility of once-daily dosing in this population.

J Burn Care Res 2014 Jul-Aug;35(4):e240-9

From the *Department of Pharmacy, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; †Leslie L. Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada; ‡Department of Microbiology and Division of Infectious Diseases, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; and §Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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April 2015

Hospital ward antibiotic prescribing and the risks of Clostridium difficile infection.

JAMA Intern Med 2015 Apr;175(4):626-33

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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April 2015

The economic impact of Clostridium difficile infection: a systematic review.

Am J Gastroenterol 2015 Apr 7;110(4):511-9. Epub 2015 Apr 7.

1] Toronto Health Economics and Technology Assessment Collaborative, Toronto, Ontario, Canada [2] Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada [3] Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada [4] Public Health Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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April 2015

Reply to Freyne et al.

Clin Infect Dis 2015 Feb 10;60(4):667. Epub 2014 Nov 10.

Department of Microbiology and Division of Infectious Diseases, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto Sunnybrook Research Institute Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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February 2015

Predictive utility of prior positive urine cultures.

Clin Infect Dis 2014 Nov 21;59(9):1265-71. Epub 2014 Jul 21.

Department of Medicine, University of Toronto Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Insitute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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November 2014

Reply to Chironda et Al.

Clin Infect Dis 2014 Oct 30;59(7):1039-40. Epub 2014 May 30.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto University of Toronto Centre for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Division of Medical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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October 2014

The opening and closing of empiric windows: the impact of rapid microbiologic diagnostics.

Clin Infect Dis 2014 Oct 25;59(8):1199-200. Epub 2014 Jun 25.

Division of Infectious Diseases Centre for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety.

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October 2014

Lessons from audit and feedback of hospitalized patients with bacteriuria.

Am J Infect Control 2014 Oct;42(10):1136-7

Division of Infectious Diseases, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada; Centre for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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October 2014

Hospital-wide rollout of antimicrobial stewardship: a stepped-wedge randomized trial.

Clin Infect Dis 2014 Sep 13;59(6):867-74. Epub 2014 Jun 13.

Department of Microbiology and Division of Infectious Diseases, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto Sunnybrook Research Institute Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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September 2014

Hospital Clostridium difficile infection testing rates: is "don't ask, don't tell" at play?

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2014 Jul;35(7):911-2

Division of Epidemiology, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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July 2014

Duration of antibiotic therapy for critically ill patients with bloodstream infections: A retrospective cohort study.

Can J Infect Dis Med Microbiol 2013 ;24(3):129-37

Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario ; Trauma, Emergency and Critical Care Research Program, Sunnybrook Research Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario ; Division of Infectious Diseases, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario.

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January 2014

Identification of predictors of early infection in acute burn patients.

Burns 2013 Nov 8;39(7):1355-66. Epub 2013 May 8.

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Department of Pharmacy, Canada.

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November 2013

A probiotic trial: tipping the balance of evidence?

Authors:
Nick Daneman

Lancet 2013 Oct 8;382(9900):1228-30. Epub 2013 Aug 8.

Division of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Epidemiology, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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October 2013

Downstream impact of urine cultures ordered without indication at two acute care teaching hospitals.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2013 Oct 29;34(10):1113-4. Epub 2013 Aug 29.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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October 2013

Infection prevention and control in the intensive care unit: open versus closed models of care.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2013 Aug 27;34(8):867-71. Epub 2013 Jun 27.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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August 2013

The co-seasonality of pneumonia and influenza with Clostridium difficile infection in the United States, 1993-2008.

Am J Epidemiol 2013 Jul 9;178(1):118-25. Epub 2013 May 9.

Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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July 2013

Duration of antibiotic therapy for bacteremia: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Crit Care 2011 15;15(6):R267. Epub 2011 Nov 15.

Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, 1 Kings College Circle, O, M5S 1A8, Canada.

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June 2013

Meta-analysis of antibiotics and the risk of community-associated Clostridium difficile infection.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2013 May 11;57(5):2326-32. Epub 2013 Mar 11.

Epidemiology Division, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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May 2013

Effect of selective decontamination on antimicrobial resistance in intensive care units: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Lancet Infect Dis 2013 Apr 25;13(4):328-41. Epub 2013 Jan 25.

Trauma, Emergency, and Critical Care Program, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, ON, Canada.

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April 2013

Prolonged antibiotic treatment in long-term care: role of the prescriber.

JAMA Intern Med 2013 Apr;173(8):673-82

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, SunnybrookHealth Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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April 2013

The economic burden of patient safety targets in acute care: a systematic review.

Drug Healthc Patient Saf 2012 5;4:141-65. Epub 2012 Oct 5.

Health Outcomes and Pharmaco Economics (HOPE) Research Centre, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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October 2012

Comparative economic analyses of patient safety improvement strategies in acute care: a systematic review.

BMJ Qual Saf 2012 Jun 22;21(6):448-56. Epub 2012 Apr 22.

University of Toronto Centre for Patient Safety, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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June 2012

Use of a structured panel process to define quality metrics for antimicrobial stewardship programs.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2012 May 20;33(5):500-6. Epub 2012 Mar 20.

Mount Sinai Hospital and University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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May 2012

How long should peripherally inserted central catheterization be delayed in the context of recently documented bloodstream infection?

J Vasc Interv Radiol 2012 Jan;23(1):123-5

Division of Infectious Diseases and Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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January 2012

Prospective audit and feedback of antimicrobial stewardship in critical care: program implementation, experience, and challenges.

Can J Hosp Pharm 2012 Jan;65(1):31-6

, BScPhm, is with the Department of Pharmacy, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

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January 2012

Antibiotic use in long-term care facilities.

J Antimicrob Chemother 2011 Dec 27;66(12):2856-63. Epub 2011 Sep 27.

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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December 2011

Antibiotic treatment duration for bloodstream infections in critically ill patients: a national survey of Canadian infectious diseases and critical care specialists.

Int J Antimicrob Agents 2011 Dec 7;38(6):480-5. Epub 2011 Oct 7.

University of Toronto, Department of Medicine, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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December 2011

Validation of administrative population-based data sets for the detection of cesarean delivery surgical site infection.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2011 Dec 13;32(12):1213-5. Epub 2011 Oct 13.

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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December 2011