Hitoshi Honda

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Publications

  1. ncbi 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
  2. ncbi 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
  3. ncbi 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
  4. ncbi 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
  5. ncbi 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

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi 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...
  2. ncbi 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...
  3. ncbi 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...
  4. ncbi 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...
  5. ncbi 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...