Jean Christophe Lucet

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Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Successful long-term program for controlling methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in intensive care units
    Jean Christophe Lucet
    Infection Control Unit, Bichat Claude Bernard Teaching Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 75877 Paris Cedex 18, France
    Intensive Care Med 31:1051-7. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Hand contamination before and after different hand hygiene techniques: a randomized clinical trial
    J C Lucet
    Infection Control Unit, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Paris, France
    J Hosp Infect 50:276-80. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint [The importance of detecting methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in an intensive care setting]
    J C Lucet
    Unité d hygiène et de lutte contre l infection nosocomiale, Groupe Hospitalier Bichat Claude Bernard, 46, rue Henri Huchard, 75877 Paris, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 21:384-91. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors for carriage of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus at admission to the intensive care unit: results of a multicenter study
    Jean Christophe Lucet
    Unité d hygiène et de lutte contre l infection nosocomiale, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, 75877 Paris Cedex 18, France
    Arch Intern Med 163:181-8. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of carriage of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus at hospital admission in elderly patients: implications for infection control strategies
    Jean Christophe Lucet
    Infection Control Unit, Bichat Claude Bernard Teaching Hospital, Assistance Publique Jôpitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 26:121-6. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Do case vignettes accurately reflect antibiotic prescription?
    Jean Christophe Lucet
    Infection Control Unit, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, and Université Paris Diderot, Sorbonne Paris Cité, France
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:1003-9. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Duration of colonization by extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae after hospital discharge
    Gabriel Birgand
    Infection Control Unit, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Paris, France
    Am J Infect Control 41:443-7. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Acquisition of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in the acute care setting: incidence and risk factors
    Christophe Rioux
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Paris, France
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:733-6. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Acquisition of multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa in patients in intensive care units: role of antibiotics with antipseudomonal activity
    Elisabeth Paramythiotou
    Bacteriology Laboratory, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Paris Cedex 18, France
    Clin Infect Dis 38:670-7. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Long-term impact of a multifaceted prevention program on ventilator-associated pneumonia in a medical intensive care unit
    Lila Bouadma
    Service de Réanimation Médicale et des Maladies Infectieuses, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, Paris, France
    Clin Infect Dis 51:1115-22. 2010

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Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Successful long-term program for controlling methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in intensive care units
    Jean Christophe Lucet
    Infection Control Unit, Bichat Claude Bernard Teaching Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 75877 Paris Cedex 18, France
    Intensive Care Med 31:1051-7. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of screening strategy and contact precautions for patients with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Hand contamination before and after different hand hygiene techniques: a randomized clinical trial
    J C Lucet
    Infection Control Unit, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Paris, France
    J Hosp Infect 50:276-80. 2002
    ..Qualitative assessment showed that 11 of the 256 pre-HH specimens (4.3%) had pathogenic bacteria, and that two of these 11 remained positive after HH (US in both instances)...
  3. ncbi request reprint [The importance of detecting methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in an intensive care setting]
    J C Lucet
    Unité d hygiène et de lutte contre l infection nosocomiale, Groupe Hospitalier Bichat Claude Bernard, 46, rue Henri Huchard, 75877 Paris, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 21:384-91. 2002
    ..Such detection has several objectives: the identification of carriers, assistance in the implementation of isolation precautions, the eradication of carriage and the evaluation of strategy. These different objectives are discussed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors for carriage of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus at admission to the intensive care unit: results of a multicenter study
    Jean Christophe Lucet
    Unité d hygiène et de lutte contre l infection nosocomiale, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, 75877 Paris Cedex 18, France
    Arch Intern Med 163:181-8. 2003
    ..Detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) carriers on admission to the intensive care unit (ICU) is an important component of strategies for controlling the spread of MRSA...
  5. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of carriage of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus at hospital admission in elderly patients: implications for infection control strategies
    Jean Christophe Lucet
    Infection Control Unit, Bichat Claude Bernard Teaching Hospital, Assistance Publique Jôpitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 26:121-6. 2005
    ..Despite contact isolation precautions for patients with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), MRSA infections are increasing in many countries...
  6. doi request reprint Do case vignettes accurately reflect antibiotic prescription?
    Jean Christophe Lucet
    Infection Control Unit, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, and Université Paris Diderot, Sorbonne Paris Cité, France
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:1003-9. 2011
    ..Antibiotic prescription is frequently inappropriate in hospitals. Our objective was to evaluate whether the quality of antibiotic prescription could be measured using case vignettes to assess physicians' knowledge...
  7. doi request reprint Duration of colonization by extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae after hospital discharge
    Gabriel Birgand
    Infection Control Unit, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Paris, France
    Am J Infect Control 41:443-7. 2013
    ..We evaluated the time to, and factors associated with, ESBL-E clearance after hospital discharge...
  8. ncbi request reprint Acquisition of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in the acute care setting: incidence and risk factors
    Christophe Rioux
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Paris, France
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:733-6. 2007
    ..1% of patients who had tested negative for MRSA on admission had cultures positive for MRSA at discharge. Only the presence of chronic skin breaks at admission was independently associated with MRSA acquisition...
  9. ncbi request reprint Acquisition of multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa in patients in intensive care units: role of antibiotics with antipseudomonal activity
    Elisabeth Paramythiotou
    Bacteriology Laboratory, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Paris Cedex 18, France
    Clin Infect Dis 38:670-7. 2004
    ..These data support a major role for the use of antibiotics with high antipseudomonal activity, particularly ciprofloxacin, in the emergence of MDRPA...
  10. doi request reprint Long-term impact of a multifaceted prevention program on ventilator-associated pneumonia in a medical intensive care unit
    Lila Bouadma
    Service de Réanimation Médicale et des Maladies Infectieuses, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, Paris, France
    Clin Infect Dis 51:1115-22. 2010
    ..We used segmented regression analysis and a Cox proportional hazard model to assess the impact of the program on first VAP occurrence...
  11. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of multidrug-resistant bacteria in patients with long hospital stays
    Cagri Buke
    Infection Control Unit, Bichat Claude Bernard Teaching Hospital, Paris, France
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:1255-60. 2007
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Changes in knowledge, beliefs, and perceptions throughout a multifaceted behavioral program aimed at preventing ventilator-associated pneumonia
    Lila Bouadma
    Service de Réanimation Médicale et des Maladies Infectieuses, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Paris 7 Denis Diderot, 46 rue Henri Huchard, 75877 Paris Cedex 18, France
    Intensive Care Med 36:1341-7. 2010
    ..This study attempted to assess change of individual factors throughout a multifaceted program focusing on VAP prevention...
  13. pmc Emergence of imipenem-resistant gram-negative bacilli in intestinal flora of intensive care patients
    Laurence Armand-Lefevre
    French National Reference Center for Bacterial Resistance in Commensal Flora, Laboratory of Bacteriology, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 57:1488-95. 2013
    ..9 (95% confidence interval [95% CI], 1.5 to 25.7) after 1 to 3 days of exposure and increased to 7.8 (95% CI, 2.4 to 29.8) thereafter. In conclusion, even brief exposure to imipenem is a major risk factor for IR-GNB carriage...
  14. doi request reprint Carriage of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in home care settings: prevalence, duration, and transmission to household members
    Jean Christophe Lucet
    InfectionControl Unit, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris AP HP, Paris, France
    Arch Intern Med 169:1372-8. 2009
    ..However, information is lacking about factors associated with prolonged MRSA colonization and MRSA transmission to household contacts...
  15. doi request reprint A multifaceted program to prevent ventilator-associated pneumonia: impact on compliance with preventive measures
    Lila Bouadma
    Service de Réanimation Médicale et des Maladies Infectieuses, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Paris 7 Denis Diderot, Paris, France
    Crit Care Med 38:789-96. 2010
    ..To determine the effect of a 2-yr multifaceted program aimed at preventing ventilator-acquired pneumonia on compliance with eight targeted preventive measures...
  16. pmc Electronic sensors for assessing interactions between healthcare workers and patients under airborne precautions
    Jean Christophe Lucet
    Infection Control Unit, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 7:e37893. 2012
    ..We used a Radio Frequency Identification Device (RFID) system to automatically measure HCW-patient interactions...
  17. doi request reprint [Effect of a long-term quality improvement program on the risk of infection related to peripheral venous catheters]
    Isabelle Lolom
    Unité d hygiène et de lutte contre l infection nosocomiale, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, et Faculté Denis Diderot Paris VI, F 75000 Paris, France
    Presse Med 38:34-42. 2009
    ..Nurses and physicians often underestimate this risk. We describe here a 10-year continuous quality improvement program in a large university hospital...
  18. doi request reprint Bacteriuria in a geriatric hospital: impact of an antibiotic improvement program
    Christine Bonnal
    Infection Control Unit, Bretonneau Teaching Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 9:605-9. 2008
    ..To prospectively evaluate a management approach to bacteriuria including advice from an infectious diseases consultant (IDC) in geriatric inpatients...
  19. doi request reprint Prospective assessment of hospital-acquired bloosdstream infections: how many may be preventable?
    Christine Bonnal
    Infection Control Unit, Bichat Claude Bernard University Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, and Paris VII Denis Diderot University, Paris, France
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:e30. 2010
    ..To determine the proportion of preventable hospital-acquired bloodstream infections (HA-BSIs), the authors prospectively examined consecutive cases in a large university hospital over an 18-month period...
  20. pmc Accuracy and potential usefulness of triplex real-time PCR for improving antibiotic treatment of patients with blood cultures showing clustered gram-positive cocci on direct smears
    Raymond Ruimy
    Hospital Group Bichat Claude Bernard, Laboratoire de Bacteriologie, 46, rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris, France
    J Clin Microbiol 46:2045-51. 2008
    ..The use of RT-PCR would increase treatment effectiveness in patients with staphylococcal bacteremia and reduce the selective pressure created by glycopeptides...
  21. doi request reprint Infectious risk associated with arterial catheters compared with central venous catheters
    Jean Christophe Lucet
    Head of Infection Control Unit, Bichat Claude Bernard University Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris
    Crit Care Med 38:1030-5. 2010
    ..Arterial catheters are considered at lower risk for catheter-related infection than central venous catheters in the absence of conclusive evidence...
  22. doi request reprint Maternal vaginal colonisation by Staphylococcus aureus and newborn acquisition at delivery
    Nadège Bourgeois-Nicolaos
    Service de Bacteriologie, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, AP HP, Paris, France
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:488-91. 2010
    ..03). No S. aureus colonisation was detected in the mothers of 58% of the colonised newborns suggesting extra-delivery colonisation routes. Consequences for newborns were unclear as only one case of S. aureus neonatal sepsis was observed...
  23. pmc The carriage population of Staphylococcus aureus from Mali is composed of a combination of pandemic clones and the divergent Panton-Valentine leukocidin-positive genotype ST152
    Raymond Ruimy
    Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, AP HP, EA 3964, Université Denis Diderot Paris 7 Medical School, 75870 Paris Cedex, France
    J Bacteriol 190:3962-8. 2008
    ..aureus clone noted mostly in Central Europe. We show that 100% of the ST152 isolates recovered from nasal carriage samples in Mali are PVL positive and discuss implications relating to the emergence and spread of this virulent genotype...
  24. doi request reprint Antibiotic use: knowledge and perceptions in two university hospitals
    Jean Christophe Lucet
    Infection Control Unit, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, and Denis Diderot University, Paris, France
    J Antimicrob Chemother 66:936-40. 2011
    ..To investigate knowledge and perceptions about antibiotic prescription in two university hospitals...
  25. doi request reprint Screening and decolonization: does methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus hold lessons for methicillin-resistant S. aureus?
    Jean Christophe Lucet
    Infection Control Unit, Bichat Claude Bernard University Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    Clin Infect Dis 51:585-90. 2010
    ..Screening and decolonization may be effective in decreasing the MRSA infection risk in carriers...
  26. doi request reprint Curbing methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in 38 French hospitals through a 15-year institutional control program
    Vincent Jarlier
    Université Pierre et Marie Curie Hôpital Pitié Salpêtrière, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, France
    Arch Intern Med 170:552-9. 2010
    ..In the late 1980s, the proportion of methicillin resistance among clinical strains of Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) reached approximately 40% at AP-HP...
  27. pmc Agreement among healthcare professionals in ten European countries in diagnosing case-vignettes of surgical-site infections
    Gabriel Birgand
    Infection Control Unit, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 8:e68618. 2013
    ..Although surgical-site infection (SSI) rates are advocated as a major evaluation criterion, the reproducibility of SSI diagnosis is unknown. We assessed agreement in diagnosing SSI among specialists involved in SSI surveillance in Europe...
  28. pmc Personal decision-making criteria related to seasonal and pandemic A(H1N1) influenza-vaccination acceptance among French healthcare workers
    Lila Bouadma
    Réanimation Médicale et des Maladies Infectieuses, Hôpital Bichat Claude Bernard Hôpitaux Universitaires Paris Nord Val de Seine, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 7:e38646. 2012
    ..In France, this vaccination is free but administered on a voluntary basis. We investigated the factors influencing HCW influenza vaccination...
  29. doi request reprint Ventilator-associated pneumonia and its prevention
    Lila Bouadma
    Service de Réanimation Médicale et des Maladies Infectieuses, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, Paris, France
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 25:395-404. 2012
    ..Given that ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) causes substantial morbidity, mortality and costs, prevention of this infectious process is a major challenge...
  30. doi request reprint Economic evaluation of chlorhexidine-impregnated sponges for preventing catheter-related infections in critically ill adults in the Dressing Study
    Carole Schwebel
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Albert Michallon University Hospital Grenoble, France
    Crit Care Med 40:11-7. 2012
    ..4‰ to 0.6‰ catheter days, and that scheduled dressing changes every 7 days was not inferior to scheduled changes every 3 days. Here, we assessed the cost benefits of chlorhexidine-impregnated sponge use...
  31. pmc Development of a phenotypic method for detection of fecal carriage of OXA-48-producing enterobacteriaceae after incidental detection from clinical specimen
    Etienne Ruppe
    Centre National de Référence Associé Résistance dans les Flores Commensales, Laboratoire de Bacteriologie, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, AP HP, Paris, France
    J Clin Microbiol 49:2761-2. 2011
    ....
  32. pmc Does a gentamicin-impregnated collagen sponge reduce sternal wound infections in high-risk cardiac surgery patients?
    Gabriel Birgand
    Infection Control Unit, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 16:134-41. 2013
    ..This study evaluated the efficacy of a gentamicin-collagen sponge in decreasing deep sternal-wound infections in high-risk cardiac surgery patients...
  33. doi request reprint Quantification and spread of Pneumocystis jirovecii in the surrounding air of patients with Pneumocystis pneumonia
    Firas Choukri
    Saint Louis Hospital APHP, Paris Diderot University, Paris, France
    Clin Infect Dis 51:259-65. 2010
    ..Our objective is to evaluate P. jirovecii air diffusion in patients with Pneumocystis pneumonia...
  34. pmc Agreement among health care professionals in diagnosing case Vignette-based surgical site infections
    Didier Lepelletier
    Infection Control Unit, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 7:e35131. 2012
    ..To assess agreement in diagnosing surgical site infection (SSI) among healthcare professionals involved in SSI surveillance...
  35. ncbi request reprint Surgical site infection after cardiac surgery: a simplified surveillance method
    Jean Christophe Lucet
    Unité d hygiène et de lutte contre l infection nosocomiale, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, Paris, France
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:1393-6. 2006
    ..The risk factors identified were obesity, age, coronary artery bypass grafting, postoperative mechanical ventilation, and early surgical reexploration. The resource efficiency of this simplified surveillance method is discussed...
  36. ncbi request reprint Surgical site infection after surgery to repair femoral neck fracture: a French multicenter retrospective study
    Jacques Merrer
    Unite de Lutte contre les Infections Nosocomiales, Centre Hospitalier de Poissy St Germain en Laye, Poissy, France
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:1169-74. 2007
    ....