James A McKinnell

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Publications

  1. pmc Quantifying the impact of extranasal testing of body sites for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization at the time of hospital or intensive care unit admission
    James A McKinnell
    Infectious Disease Clinical Outcomes Research Unit, Division of Infectious Disease, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:161-70. 2013
  2. pmc Association between vancomycin-resistant Enterococci bacteremia and ceftriaxone usage
    James A McKinnell
    Infectious Disease Clinical Outcomes Research Unit, Division of Infectious Disease, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, 1124 West Carson Street, Torrance, CA 90502, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33:718-24. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Blastomycosis: new insights into diagnosis, prevention, and treatment
    James A McKinnell
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0006, USA
    Clin Chest Med 30:227-39, v. 2009
  4. pmc Observational study of the epidemiology and outcomes of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus bacteraemia treated with newer antimicrobial agents
    J A McKinnell
    Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Division of Infectious Diseases, Torrance, CA 90502, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 139:1342-50. 2011
  5. pmc A systematic literature review and meta-analysis of factors associated with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization at time of hospital or intensive care unit admission
    James A McKinnell
    Infectious Disease Clinical Outcomes Research Unit, Division of Infectious Disease, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor University of California Los Angeles Medical Center, Torrance, California
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:1077-86. 2013
  6. pmc In vitro endothelial cell damage is positively correlated with enhanced virulence and poor vancomycin responsiveness in experimental endocarditis due to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Kati Seidl
    Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA, USA
    Cell Microbiol 13:1530-41. 2011
  7. pmc Systematic review and meta-analysis of linezolid and daptomycin for treatment of vancomycin-resistant enterococcal bloodstream infections
    Donald W Whang
    Infectious Disease Clinical Outcomes Research Unit, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 57:5013-8. 2013
  8. pmc Recurrent urinary tract infections among women: comparative effectiveness of 5 prevention and management strategies using a Markov chain Monte Carlo model
    Samantha J Eells
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Clinical Outcomes Research Unit, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute
    Clin Infect Dis 58:147-60. 2014
  9. pmc Nitrofurantoin compares favorably to recommended agents as empirical treatment of uncomplicated urinary tract infections in a decision and cost analysis
    James A McKinnell
    Division of Infectious Disease Clinical Outcome Research Unit IDCORE, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor UCLA, Torrance, CA 90509, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 86:480-8. 2011
  10. pmc Impact of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus prevalence among S. aureus isolates on surgical site infection risk after coronary artery bypass surgery
    Loren G Miller
    Infectious Diseases Clinical Outcomes Research Unit ID CORE, Division of Infectious Diseases, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:342-50. 2011

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Publications11

  1. pmc Quantifying the impact of extranasal testing of body sites for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization at the time of hospital or intensive care unit admission
    James A McKinnell
    Infectious Disease Clinical Outcomes Research Unit, Division of Infectious Disease, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:161-70. 2013
    ..However, MRSA colonization at extranasal sites is increasingly recognized. We conducted a systematic review of the literature to identify the yield of extranasal testing for MRSA...
  2. pmc Association between vancomycin-resistant Enterococci bacteremia and ceftriaxone usage
    James A McKinnell
    Infectious Disease Clinical Outcomes Research Unit, Division of Infectious Disease, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, 1124 West Carson Street, Torrance, CA 90502, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33:718-24. 2012
    ..We measured antimicrobial usage and VRE bloodstream infection (VRE-BSI) incidence to test our hypothesis that increased ceftriaxone usage would be associated with a higher incidence of VRE-BSI...
  3. doi request reprint Blastomycosis: new insights into diagnosis, prevention, and treatment
    James A McKinnell
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0006, USA
    Clin Chest Med 30:227-39, v. 2009
    ....
  4. pmc Observational study of the epidemiology and outcomes of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus bacteraemia treated with newer antimicrobial agents
    J A McKinnell
    Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Division of Infectious Diseases, Torrance, CA 90502, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 139:1342-50. 2011
    ..In conclusion, VRE-BSI is a growing problem, associated with significant 30-day mortality. Multiple factors were associated with poor outcomes at our hospital...
  5. pmc A systematic literature review and meta-analysis of factors associated with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization at time of hospital or intensive care unit admission
    James A McKinnell
    Infectious Disease Clinical Outcomes Research Unit, Division of Infectious Disease, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor University of California Los Angeles Medical Center, Torrance, California
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:1077-86. 2013
    ..A systematic evaluation of factors associated with colonization is lacking. We performed a systematic review of the literature to assess factors associated with MRSA colonization at hospital admission...
  6. pmc In vitro endothelial cell damage is positively correlated with enhanced virulence and poor vancomycin responsiveness in experimental endocarditis due to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Kati Seidl
    Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA, USA
    Cell Microbiol 13:1530-41. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Systematic review and meta-analysis of linezolid and daptomycin for treatment of vancomycin-resistant enterococcal bloodstream infections
    Donald W Whang
    Infectious Disease Clinical Outcomes Research Unit, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 57:5013-8. 2013
    ..Additional research, including randomized clinical trials, is needed before conclusions can be drawn about treatment options for VRE therapy. ..
  8. pmc Recurrent urinary tract infections among women: comparative effectiveness of 5 prevention and management strategies using a Markov chain Monte Carlo model
    Samantha J Eells
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Clinical Outcomes Research Unit, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute
    Clin Infect Dis 58:147-60. 2014
    ..Recurrent urinary tract infections (UTIs) are a common problem among women. However, comparative effectiveness strategies for managing recurrent UTIs are lacking...
  9. pmc Nitrofurantoin compares favorably to recommended agents as empirical treatment of uncomplicated urinary tract infections in a decision and cost analysis
    James A McKinnell
    Division of Infectious Disease Clinical Outcome Research Unit IDCORE, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor UCLA, Torrance, CA 90509, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 86:480-8. 2011
    ..To analyze the costs of nitrofurantoin use compared to those of other antibiotics recommended for treatment of uncomplicated urinary tract infection (UTI)...
  10. pmc Impact of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus prevalence among S. aureus isolates on surgical site infection risk after coronary artery bypass surgery
    Loren G Miller
    Infectious Diseases Clinical Outcomes Research Unit ID CORE, Division of Infectious Diseases, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:342-50. 2011
    ..aureus isolates (hereafter, "MRSA prevalence"); however, "high" remains undefined. We sought to identify the MRSA prevalence at which glycopeptide prophylaxis would minimize SSIs relative to β-lactam prophylaxis...
  11. pmc Combinatorial phenotypic signatures distinguish persistent from resolving methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia isolates
    Kati Seidl
    Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA 90502, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 55:575-82. 2011
    ..These combinatorial mosaics can be defined and used to prospectively distinguish PB from RB strains in advance and potentially to predict ultimate clinical outcomes...