Hitoshi Honda

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Incidence and mortality associated with Clostridium difficile infection at a Japanese tertiary care center
    Hitoshi Honda
    Division of Infectious Disease and Infection Prevention, Tokyo Metropolitan Tama Medical Center, Japan Department of Infection Prevention, Teine Keijinkai Medical Center, Sapporo, Japan Electronic address
    Anaerobe 25:5-10. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Implantable arterial port-related bloodstream infection in patients with primary or metastatic hepatic malignancies
    Hitoshi Honda
    Department of General Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Teine Keijinkai Medical Center, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan Electronic address
    Am J Infect Control 41:930-2. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Changes in influenza vaccination rates among healthcare workers following a pandemic influenza year at a Japanese tertiary care centre
    H Honda
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of General Internal Medicine, Teine Keijinkai Medical Centre, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan
    J Hosp Infect 80:316-20. 2012
  4. pmc The impact of vancomycin susceptibility on treatment outcomes among patients with methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia
    Hitoshi Honda
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 11:335. 2011
  5. pmc The value of infectious diseases consultation in Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia
    Hitoshi Honda
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Med 123:631-7. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint A successful strategy for increasing the influenza vaccination rate of healthcare workers without a mandatory policy outside of the United States: a multifaceted intervention in a Japanese tertiary care center
    Hitoshi Honda
    Department of Infection Prevention, Tokyo Metropolitan Tama Medical Center, Fuchu, Tokyo, Japan
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:1194-200. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Reducing the incidence of intraventricular catheter-related ventriculitis in the neurology-neurosurgical intensive care unit at a tertiary care center in St Louis, Missouri: an 8-year follow-up study
    Hitoshi Honda
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:1078-81. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Staphylococcus aureus nasal colonization and subsequent infection in intensive care unit patients: does methicillin resistance matter?
    Hitoshi Honda
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:584-91. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint The changing epidemiology of Clostridium difficile infection
    Hitoshi Honda
    aDivision of Infection Prevention, Tokyo Metropolitan Tama Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan bDivision of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Curr Opin Gastroenterol 30:54-62. 2014

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Incidence and mortality associated with Clostridium difficile infection at a Japanese tertiary care center
    Hitoshi Honda
    Division of Infectious Disease and Infection Prevention, Tokyo Metropolitan Tama Medical Center, Japan Department of Infection Prevention, Teine Keijinkai Medical Center, Sapporo, Japan Electronic address
    Anaerobe 25:5-10. 2014
    ..The goal of this study was to determine the incidence and outcomes of CDI at a Japanese tertiary care center...
  2. doi request reprint Implantable arterial port-related bloodstream infection in patients with primary or metastatic hepatic malignancies
    Hitoshi Honda
    Department of General Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Teine Keijinkai Medical Center, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan Electronic address
    Am J Infect Control 41:930-2. 2013
    ..We reviewed the 9-year incidence of implantable arterial post-related bloodstream infections in patients with hepatic malignancies, at a tertiary care center in Japan. The incidence was 1.9 infections per 10,000 catheter-days. ..
  3. doi request reprint Changes in influenza vaccination rates among healthcare workers following a pandemic influenza year at a Japanese tertiary care centre
    H Honda
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of General Internal Medicine, Teine Keijinkai Medical Centre, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan
    J Hosp Infect 80:316-20. 2012
    ..In Japan, there are limited data on influenza vaccination rates among HCWs. Moreover, the effect of pandemic influenza on influenza vaccination rates among HCWs following a pandemic year remains unclear...
  4. pmc The impact of vancomycin susceptibility on treatment outcomes among patients with methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia
    Hitoshi Honda
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 11:335. 2011
    ..Management of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) bacteremia remains a challenge. The emergence of MRSA strains with reduced vancomycin susceptibility complicates treatment...
  5. pmc The value of infectious diseases consultation in Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia
    Hitoshi Honda
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Med 123:631-7. 2010
    ..Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia results in substantial mortality. Infectious diseases specialist consultation can improve adherence to evidence-based management of S. aureus bacteremia, but its effect on mortality is unclear...
  6. ncbi request reprint A successful strategy for increasing the influenza vaccination rate of healthcare workers without a mandatory policy outside of the United States: a multifaceted intervention in a Japanese tertiary care center
    Hitoshi Honda
    Department of Infection Prevention, Tokyo Metropolitan Tama Medical Center, Fuchu, Tokyo, Japan
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:1194-200. 2013
    ..The purpose of our study is to measure improvement in the influenza vaccination rate from a multifaceted intervention at a Japanese tertiary care center where implementing a mandatory vaccination program is difficult...
  7. doi request reprint Reducing the incidence of intraventricular catheter-related ventriculitis in the neurology-neurosurgical intensive care unit at a tertiary care center in St Louis, Missouri: an 8-year follow-up study
    Hitoshi Honda
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:1078-81. 2010
    ..The incidence density of intraventricular catheter-related ventriculitis decreased substantially after the implementation of standardized management of intraventricular catheters...
  8. doi request reprint Staphylococcus aureus nasal colonization and subsequent infection in intensive care unit patients: does methicillin resistance matter?
    Hitoshi Honda
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:584-91. 2010
    ..aureus infection. However, MRSA-colonized patients may have more comorbidities than methicillin-susceptible S. aureus (MSSA)-colonized or noncolonized patients and therefore may be more susceptible to infection on that basis...
  9. ncbi request reprint The changing epidemiology of Clostridium difficile infection
    Hitoshi Honda
    aDivision of Infection Prevention, Tokyo Metropolitan Tama Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan bDivision of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Curr Opin Gastroenterol 30:54-62. 2014
    ..This review is intended to provide information on current CDI epidemiology and guidance for evidence-based diagnosis and management strategies...