- Meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in elderly residents of care homes: colonization rates and molecular epidemiologyC Horner
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Department of Microbiology, Old Medical School, Leeds, UK
J Hosp Infect 83:212-8. 2013....
- Escherichia coli bacteraemia: 2 years of prospective regional surveillance (2010-12)C Horner
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Department of Microbiology, Old Medical School, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK
J Antimicrob Chemother 69:91-100. 2014..To determine the prevalence of antibiotic resistance and the epidemiology of Escherichia coli bacteraemia isolates across the Yorkshire and Humber National Health Service region over 2 years...
- The longitudinal prevalence of MRSA in care home residents and the effectiveness of improving infection prevention knowledge and practice on colonisation using a stepped wedge study designC Horner
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust and University of Leeds, Department of Microbiology, Old Medical School, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, UK
BMJ Open 2:e000423. 2012..Conclusions The intervention did not result in a decrease in the prevalence of MRSA colonisation in care home residents. Additional measures will be required to reduce endemic MRSA colonisation in care homes...