D J Austin

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Vancomycin-resistant enterococci in intensive-care hospital settings: transmission dynamics, persistence, and the impact of infection control programs
    D J Austin
    Wellcome Trust Centre for the Epidemiology of Infectious Disease, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 96:6908-13. 1999
  2. pmc The relationship between the volume of antimicrobial consumption in human communities and the frequency of resistance
    D J Austin
    Wellcome Trust Centre for the Epidemiology of Infectious Disease, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 96:1152-6. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint The dynamics of drug action on the within-host population growth of infectious agents: melding pharmacokinetics with pathogen population dynamics
    D J Austin
    Wellcome Trust Centre for the Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PS, U K
    J Theor Biol 194:313-39. 1998

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Publications3

  1. pmc Vancomycin-resistant enterococci in intensive-care hospital settings: transmission dynamics, persistence, and the impact of infection control programs
    D J Austin
    Wellcome Trust Centre for the Epidemiology of Infectious Disease, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 96:6908-13. 1999
    ..Our analyses suggest that compliance for hand washing significantly in excess of reported levels, or the cohorting of nursing staff, are needed to prevent nosocomial transmission of VRE in endemic settings...
  2. pmc The relationship between the volume of antimicrobial consumption in human communities and the frequency of resistance
    D J Austin
    Wellcome Trust Centre for the Epidemiology of Infectious Disease, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 96:1152-6. 1999
    ..These results highlight the need for early intervention once resistance is detected...
  3. ncbi request reprint The dynamics of drug action on the within-host population growth of infectious agents: melding pharmacokinetics with pathogen population dynamics
    D J Austin
    Wellcome Trust Centre for the Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PS, U K
    J Theor Biol 194:313-39. 1998
    ..Under chemotherapeutic regimens, expressions for R0 are derived allowing estimates to be made of the ideal treatment regime required to eliminate the pathogen, both for HIV and P. falciparum malaria...