Publications by authors named "Roy F Chemaly"

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Cost-effectiveness analysis of cytomegalovirus prophylaxis in allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplant recipients from a US payer perspective.

J Med Virol 2020 Aug 26. Epub 2020 Aug 26.

Center for Observational and Real-world Evidence, Merck & Co, Inc, Kenilworth, New Jersey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jmv.26462DOI Listing
August 2020

Successful Outcomes of Severe COVID-19 in Patient with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia: Diagnostic Challenges in Immunocompromised Hosts.

Mediterr J Hematol Infect Dis 2020 1;12(1):e2020044. Epub 2020 Jul 1.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control and Employee Health. The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd., Houston, TX 77030, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4084/MJHID.2020.044DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7340251PMC
July 2020

Letermovir and its role in the prevention of cytomegalovirus infection in seropositive patients receiving an allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplant.

Ther Adv Hematol 2020 24;11:2040620720937150. Epub 2020 Jun 24.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030-4000, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2040620720937150DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7318821PMC
June 2020

In Reply.

Oncologist 2020 May 7. Epub 2020 May 7.

Department of Radiation and Medical Oncology, Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, Wuhan, People's Republic of China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1634/theoncologist.2020-0329DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7267302PMC
May 2020

Brincidofovir: understanding its unique profile and potential role against adenovirus and other viral infections.

Future Microbiol 2020 Apr 13;15:389-400. Epub 2020 Mar 13.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control & Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2217/fmb-2019-0288DOI Listing
April 2020

Disseminated cytomegalovirus infection with bilateral adrenal pseudotumors masquerading as recurrent hematologic malignancy.

Infection 2020 Jun 6;48(3):477-481. Epub 2020 Mar 6.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX, 77030, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s15010-020-01404-9DOI Listing
June 2020

Active Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection at a comprehensive cancer center, 2006-2014.

BMC Infect Dis 2019 Nov 6;19(1):934. Epub 2019 Nov 6.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12879-019-4586-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6836382PMC
November 2019

Resistant or refractory cytomegalovirus infections after hematopoietic cell transplantation: diagnosis and management.

Curr Opin Infect Dis 2019 12;32(6):565-574

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QCO.0000000000000607DOI Listing
December 2019

Clinical and economic burden of pre-emptive therapy of cytomegalovirus infection in hospitalized allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplant recipients.

J Med Virol 2020 01 3;92(1):86-95. Epub 2019 Sep 3.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jmv.25574DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6842396PMC
January 2020

Preventing Measles in Immunosuppressed Cancer and Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Patients: A Position Statement by the American Society for Transplantation and Cellular Therapy.

Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2019 11 5;25(11):e321-e330. Epub 2019 Aug 5.

Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington; Department of Pediatrics, Seattle Children's Hospital/University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2019.07.034DOI Listing
November 2019

Postoperative Urinary Tract Infection Quality Assessment and Improvement: The S.T.O.P. UTI Program and Its Impact on Hospitalwide CAUTI Rates.

Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 2019 10 29;45(10):686-693. Epub 2019 Jul 29.

is Chief Value Officer, and Professor, Department of Surgical Oncology, UT MDACC. Please address correspondence to Thomas A. Aloia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcjq.2019.06.001DOI Listing
October 2019

Respiratory syncytial virus in hematopoietic cell transplant recipients and patients with hematologic malignancies.

Haematologica 2019 07 20;104(7):1322-1331. Epub 2019 Jun 20.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control and Employee Health, Division of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2018.215152DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6601091PMC
July 2019

Reply to Jain et al.

Clin Infect Dis 2019 11;69(12):2235-2236

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciz379DOI Listing
November 2019

Culture-Documented Invasive Mold Infections at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas, Pre- and Post-Hurricane Harvey.

Open Forum Infect Dis 2019 Apr 2;6(4):ofz138. Epub 2019 Apr 2.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofz138DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6475585PMC
April 2019

HLA-DP mismatch and CMV reactivation increase risk of aGVHD independently in recipients of allogeneic stem cell transplant.

Curr Res Transl Med 2019 05 23;67(2):51-55. Epub 2019 Jan 23.

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Stem Cell Transplantation and Cellular Therapy, Houston, TX, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.retram.2019.01.001DOI Listing
May 2019

Reply to Giménez et al.

J Infect Dis 2019 04;219(9):1512-1513

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiy687DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6467185PMC
April 2019

A Systematic and Critical Review of Bacteriophage Therapy Against Multidrug-resistant ESKAPE Organisms in Humans.

Clin Infect Dis 2019 06;69(1):167-178

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciy947DOI Listing
June 2019

Viral therapeutics: where we are and where we are going.

Curr Opin Infect Dis 2018 12;31(6):512-513

Academic Unit of Clinical and Experimental Sciences, University of Southampton.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QCO.0000000000000507DOI Listing
December 2018

Paramyxovirus infections in hematopoietic cell transplant recipients.

Curr Opin Infect Dis 2018 12;31(6):542-552

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QCO.0000000000000503DOI Listing
December 2018

A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Phase 3 Trial of Oral Brincidofovir for Cytomegalovirus Prophylaxis in Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation.

Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2019 02 4;25(2):369-381. Epub 2018 Oct 4.

Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington; Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2018.09.038DOI Listing
February 2019

Oral Versus Aerosolized Ribavirin for the Treatment of Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infections in Hematopoietic Cell Transplant Recipients.

Clin Infect Dis 2019 05;68(10):1641-1649

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciy760DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7108094PMC
May 2019

Risk factors for mortality after respiratory syncytial virus lower respiratory tract infection in adults with hematologic malignancies.

Transpl Infect Dis 2018 Dec 21;20(6):e12994. Epub 2018 Sep 21.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/tid.12994
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tid.12994DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6329612PMC
December 2018

Leukopenia and lack of ribavirin predict poor outcomes in patients with haematological malignancies and respiratory syncytial virus infection.

J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 11;73(11):3162-3169

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jac/dky311DOI Listing
November 2018

Letermovir for the prevention of cytomegalovirus infection in adult cytomegalovirus-seropositive hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients.

Expert Rev Clin Pharmacol 2018 Oct 18;11(10):931-941. Epub 2018 Sep 18.

c Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health , The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center , Houston , Texas , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17512433.2018.1500897DOI Listing
October 2018

Update on infection control practices in cancer hospitals.

CA Cancer J Clin 2018 09 9;68(5):340-355. Epub 2018 Jul 9.

Professor, Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3322/caac.21462DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7162018PMC
September 2018

Delay of alternative antiviral therapy and poor outcomes of acyclovir-resistant herpes simplex virus infections in recipients of allogeneic stem cell transplant - a retrospective study.

Transpl Int 2018 06 13;31(6):639-648. Epub 2018 Mar 13.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/tri.13142
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tri.13142DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5948153PMC
June 2018

Letermovir Prophylaxis for Cytomegalovirus in Hematopoietic-Cell Transplantation.

N Engl J Med 2017 12 6;377(25):2433-2444. Epub 2017 Dec 6.

From the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital (F.M.M.) and Tufts Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine (D.R.S.), Boston; Karolinska University Hospital and Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm (P.L.); University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston (R.F.C.); Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven, Leuven, Belgium (J.M.); City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte (S.S.D.), and Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto (J.B.) - both in California; Hospital Universitario Puerta de Hierro-Majadahonda, Madrid (R.F.D.); Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Center, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada (S.H.); Universitätsklinikum Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany (A.J.U., H.E.); Hiroshima Red Cross Hospital and Atomic-Bomb Survivors Hospital, Hiroshima (Y. Katayama), and Saitama Medical Center, Jichi Medical University, Saitama (Y. Kanda) - both in Japan; University of Chicago, Chicago (K.M.M.); Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle (M.B.); Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia (E.A.B.); and Merck, Kenilworth, NJ (M.J.D., V.L.T., H.W., Y.M., N.A.K., R.Y.L., C.B.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMoa1706640DOI Listing
December 2017

Evaluation of a pulsed xenon ultraviolet disinfection system to decrease bacterial contamination in operating rooms.

BMC Infect Dis 2017 10 10;17(1):672. Epub 2017 Oct 10.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 1460, Houston, TX, 77030-4095, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12879-017-2792-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5635568PMC
October 2017

Prevention of Cytomegalovirus Reactivation in Haploidentical Stem Cell Transplantation.

Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2018 02 3;24(2):353-358. Epub 2017 Oct 3.

Department of Stem Cell Transplantation and Cellular Therapy, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2017.09.018DOI Listing
February 2018

Influenza in patients with hematological malignancies: Experience at two comprehensive cancer centers.

J Med Virol 2018 01 14;90(1):50-60. Epub 2017 Sep 14.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Cancer Center, Houston, Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jmv.24930DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5761331PMC
January 2018

A MULTICENTER, LONGITUDINAL, INTERVENTIONAL, DOUBLE BLIND RANDOMIZED CLINICAL TRIAL IN HEMATOPOIETIC CELL TRANSPLANT RECIPIENTS RESIDING IN REMOTE AREAS: LESSONS LEARNED FROM THE LATE CYTOMEGALOVIRUS PREVENTION TRIAL.

Contemp Clin Trials Commun 2016 Dec 5;4:84-89. Epub 2016 May 5.

Vaccine and Infectious Disease, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington; Clinical Research Divisions, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington; Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conctc.2016.05.002DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5292623PMC
December 2016

Burden of human metapneumovirus infections in patients with cancer: Risk factors and outcomes.

Cancer 2017 Jun 8;123(12):2329-2337. Epub 2017 Feb 8.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cncr.30599DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5459658PMC
June 2017

Antiviral therapy for respiratory viral infections in immunocompromised patients.

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2017 04 16;15(4):401-415. Epub 2017 Jan 16.

b Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control and Employee Health , The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center , Houston , TX , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14787210.2017.1279970DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7103713PMC
April 2017

Brincidofovir for Asymptomatic Adenovirus Viremia in Pediatric and Adult Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplant Recipients: A Randomized Placebo-Controlled Phase II Trial.

Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2017 Mar 5;23(3):512-521. Epub 2017 Jan 5.

Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Program, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2016.12.621DOI Listing
March 2017

The characteristics of patients with mycobacterium tuberculosis blood stream infections in Beijing, China: a retrospective study.

BMC Infect Dis 2016 Dec 12;16(1):750. Epub 2016 Dec 12.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health, Unit 1460, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX, 77030, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12879-016-2084-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5153903PMC
December 2016

Staphylococcus lugdunensis infections, filling in the gaps: a 3-year retrospective review from a comprehensive cancer center.

Support Care Cancer 2017 04 24;25(4):1063-1069. Epub 2016 Nov 24.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00520-016-3493-7DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5323324PMC
April 2017

Adjuvant and salvage therapy with leflunomide for recalcitrant cytomegalovirus infections in hematopoietic cell transplantation recipients: A case series.

Antiviral Res 2016 11 1;135:91-96. Epub 2016 Sep 1.

Department of Infectious Diseases, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.antiviral.2016.08.027DOI Listing
November 2016

How I treat resistant cytomegalovirus infection in hematopoietic cell transplantation recipients.

Blood 2016 12 19;128(23):2624-2636. Epub 2016 Oct 19.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX; and.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1182/blood-2016-06-688432DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5146744PMC
December 2016

Brincidofovir (CMX-001) for refractory and resistant CMV and HSV infections in immunocompromised cancer patients: A single-center experience.

Antiviral Res 2016 10 28;134:58-62. Epub 2016 Aug 28.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.antiviral.2016.08.024DOI Listing
October 2016

Challenges in Determining Genotypes for Pharmacogenetics in Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplant Recipients.

J Mol Diagn 2016 09 29;18(5):638-642. Epub 2016 Jun 29.

Departments of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmoldx.2016.03.007DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5397711PMC
September 2016

Human metapneumovirus infections in hematopoietic cell transplant recipients and hematologic malignancy patients: A systematic review.

Cancer Lett 2016 08 31;379(1):100-6. Epub 2016 May 31.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.canlet.2016.05.035DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4935561PMC
August 2016

Association of increased influenza vaccination in health care workers with a reduction in nosocomial influenza infections in cancer patients.

Am J Infect Control 2016 09 5;44(9):1016-21. Epub 2016 May 5.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajic.2016.03.024DOI Listing
September 2016

Outcomes of Influenza Infections in Hematopoietic Cell Transplant Recipients: Application of an Immunodeficiency Scoring Index.

Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2016 Mar 27;22(3):542-8. Epub 2015 Nov 27.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2015.11.015DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4753109PMC
March 2016

Pharmacokinetics and safety of intravesicular cidofovir in allogeneic HSCT recipients.

J Antimicrob Chemother 2016 Mar 26;71(3):727-30. Epub 2015 Nov 26.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Unit 1460, Houston, TX 77030, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jac/dkv393DOI Listing
March 2016

Parainfluenza virus infections in hematopoietic cell transplant recipients and hematologic malignancy patients: A systematic review.

Cancer Lett 2016 Jan 12;370(2):358-64. Epub 2015 Nov 12.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.canlet.2015.11.014DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4684719PMC
January 2016

Innovative Analysis of the Sequenced Patterns of Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci Strains to Determine Clonal Transmission in a Hospital Setting.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2015 Dec 2;36(12):1461-3. Epub 2015 Sep 2.

3Xenex Disinfection Services,LLC,San Antonio,Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2015.208DOI Listing
December 2015

Influenza vaccination in patients with cancer: factors associated with vaccination practices for patients and their household members.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2015 Oct 1;36(10):1239-41. Epub 2015 Jul 1.

Department of Infectious Diseases,Infection Control and Employee Health,University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center,Houston,Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2015.150DOI Listing
October 2015

Practical review of immunizations in adult patients with cancer.

Hum Vaccin Immunother 2015 25;11(11):2606-14. Epub 2015 Jun 25.

a Department of Infectious Diseases ; Infection Control and Employee Health; The University of Texas; MD Anderson Cancer Center ; Houston , TX USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/21645515.2015.1062189DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4685676PMC
August 2016

Topical cidofovir-induced acute kidney injury in two severely immunocompromised patients with refractory multidrug-resistant herpes simplex virus infections.

J Oncol Pharm Pract 2016 Apr 7;22(2):325-31. Epub 2014 Dec 7.

Department of Stem Cell Transplantation and Cellular Therapy, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1078155214560921DOI Listing
April 2016

Infection control practices in patients with hematological malignancies and multidrug-resistant organisms: special considerations and challenges.

Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk 2014 Sep;14 Suppl:S104-10

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control and Employee Health, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clml.2014.06.021DOI Listing
September 2014

Management of respiratory viral infections in hematopoietic cell transplant recipients and patients with hematologic malignancies.

Clin Infect Dis 2014 Nov;59 Suppl 5:S344-51

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center University of Washington, Seattle.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciu623DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4303052PMC
November 2014

Utility of routine surveillance blood cultures in asymptomatic allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients with indwelling central venous catheters at a comprehensive cancer center.

Am J Infect Control 2014 Oct;42(10):1084-8

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control and Employee Health, The University of Texas - MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajic.2014.07.004DOI Listing
October 2014

The use of fidaxomicin for treatment of relapsed Clostridium difficile infections in patients with cancer.

Pharmacotherapy 2014 Nov 28;34(11):1220-5. Epub 2014 Aug 28.

Division of Pharmacy, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/phar.1479DOI Listing
November 2014

Infection with novel respiratory syncytial virus genotype Ontario (ON1) in adult hematopoietic cell transplant recipients, Texas, 2011-2013.

J Infect Dis 2015 Feb 25;211(4):582-9. Epub 2014 Aug 25.

Department of Molecular Virology and Microbiology Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiu473DOI Listing
February 2015

CMV prophylaxis in hematopoietic-cell transplantation.

N Engl J Med 2014 08;371(6):576-7

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMc1406756DOI Listing
August 2014

Letermovir for cytomegalovirus prophylaxis in hematopoietic-cell transplantation.

N Engl J Med 2014 May;370(19):1781-9

From the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston (R.F.C., R.E.C.); University Medical Center (A.J.U.) and private statistical consultation (H.N.), Mainz, AiCuris, Wuppertal (S.S., M.P.R., K.K., H.P.S., P.L., H.Z., H.R.-S.), Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik I, Universitatsklinikum Dresden, Dresden (M.B., G.E.), Universitatsklinikum Münster, Münster (C.G.), and Department of Internal Medicine II, Julius-Maximilians-University, Würzburg (H.E.) - all in Germany; University of Iowa, Iowa City (M.S.); University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago (K.M.M.); and Stanford University Hospital, Stanford, CA (J.B.).

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May 2014

Immunodeficiency scoring index to predict poor outcomes in hematopoietic cell transplant recipients with RSV infections.

Blood 2014 May 3;123(21):3263-8. Epub 2014 Apr 3.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX;

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May 2014

Respiratory syncytial virus infections in children with cancer.

J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2014 Aug;36(6):e376-81

Departments of *Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health ‡Stem Cell Transplantation and Cellular Therapy §Pediatrics, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center †Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX.

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August 2014

Perioperative antimicrobial prophylaxis for intra-abdominal surgery in patients with cancer: a retrospective study comparing ertapenem and nonertapenem antibiotics.

Ann Surg Oncol 2014 Feb 10;21(2):513-9. Epub 2013 Oct 10.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control and Employee Health, Unit 1460, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA.

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February 2014

Cytomegalovirus diseases after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: a mini-review.

Cancer Lett 2014 Jan 13;342(1):1-8. Epub 2013 Sep 13.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA.

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January 2014

Reply to Robinson.

J Infect Dis 2013 Sep 27;208(5):864-5. Epub 2013 Jun 27.

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September 2013

Reply to Fätkenheuer et al.

J Infect Dis 2013 May 26;207(10):1622-3. Epub 2013 Feb 26.

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