C Theaker

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of bacterial colonization rates of antiseptic impregnated and pure polymer central venous catheters in the critically ill
    C Theaker
    Intensive Care Unit, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, 369 Fulham Road, London SW10 9NH, UK
    J Hosp Infect 52:310-2. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Pressure sore prevention in the critically ill: what you don't know, what you should know and why it's important
    C Theaker
    Intensive Care Unit, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, UK
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 19:163-8. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Pressure ulcer prevention in intensive care - a randomised control trial of two pressure-relieving devices
    C Theaker
    Intensive Care Unit, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, 369 Fulham Road, London, SW10 9NH, UK
    Anaesthesia 60:395-9. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint MRSA in the critically ill
    C Theaker
    Intensive Care Unit, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, Fulham Rd, SW10 9NH, UK
    J Hosp Infect 48:98-102. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint The impact of Acinetobacter baumannii in the intensive care unit
    C Theaker
    Intensive Care Unit, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, UK
    Anaesthesia 58:271-4. 2003

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of bacterial colonization rates of antiseptic impregnated and pure polymer central venous catheters in the critically ill
    C Theaker
    Intensive Care Unit, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, 369 Fulham Road, London SW10 9NH, UK
    J Hosp Infect 52:310-2. 2002
    ..Indications for removal included local or systemic infection, the catheter was no longer required and patient death. No statistical difference in colonization rate was found between the two types of catheter...
  2. ncbi request reprint Pressure sore prevention in the critically ill: what you don't know, what you should know and why it's important
    C Theaker
    Intensive Care Unit, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, UK
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 19:163-8. 2003
    ..A multidisciplinary team approach is the most appropriate way to improve management in this vital area...
  3. ncbi request reprint Pressure ulcer prevention in intensive care - a randomised control trial of two pressure-relieving devices
    C Theaker
    Intensive Care Unit, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, 369 Fulham Road, London, SW10 9NH, UK
    Anaesthesia 60:395-9. 2005
    ..The longer a patient was nursed on a device, the greater the risk of pressure sore development. Despite the use of these devices, pressure sores can still develop in the Intensive Care patient population...
  4. ncbi request reprint MRSA in the critically ill
    C Theaker
    Intensive Care Unit, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, Fulham Rd, SW10 9NH, UK
    J Hosp Infect 48:98-102. 2001
    ..Both colonization and infection with MRSA are associated with longer ICU stay but do not appear to influence mortality...
  5. ncbi request reprint The impact of Acinetobacter baumannii in the intensive care unit
    C Theaker
    Intensive Care Unit, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, UK
    Anaesthesia 58:271-4. 2003
    ..In the same period, 320 patients did not have A. baumannii and their mortality rate was 20% (n = 64). The mortality rate of patients with A. baumannii was significantly higher than that of patients without infection...