Debby Ben-David

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  1. doi request reprint Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus transmission: the possible importance of unrecognized health care worker carriage
    Debby Ben-David
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Rhode Island Hospital and Department of Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Am J Infect Control 36:93-7. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Are there differences in hospital cost between patients with nosocomial methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infection and those with methicillin-susceptible S. aureus bloodstream infection?
    Debby Ben-David
    Department of Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 30:453-60. 2009
  3. pmc Prevalence and characteristics of heteroresistant vancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia in a tertiary care center
    Yasmin Maor
    Infectious Disease Unit Microbiology Laboratory, Tel Aviv University, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    J Clin Microbiol 45:1511-4. 2007

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  1. doi request reprint Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus transmission: the possible importance of unrecognized health care worker carriage
    Debby Ben-David
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Rhode Island Hospital and Department of Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Am J Infect Control 36:93-7. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to evaluate the ongoing transmission of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in a 10-bed trauma intensive care unit (TICU) in a large teaching hospital...
  2. doi request reprint Are there differences in hospital cost between patients with nosocomial methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infection and those with methicillin-susceptible S. aureus bloodstream infection?
    Debby Ben-David
    Department of Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 30:453-60. 2009
    ..To examine the impact of methicillin resistance on in-hospital mortality, length of stay, and hospital cost after the onset of nosocomial Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infection (BSI)...
  3. pmc Prevalence and characteristics of heteroresistant vancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia in a tertiary care center
    Yasmin Maor
    Infectious Disease Unit Microbiology Laboratory, Tel Aviv University, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    J Clin Microbiol 45:1511-4. 2007
    ..We found that hVISA bacteremia was prevalent in our institution, and we suggest seeking hVISA in patients with persistent S. aureus bacteremia...