- Developing information technology for infection prevention surveillanceKeith F Woeltje
Division of Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, and the Center for Clinical Exellence, St Louis, MO, USA
Crit Care Med 38:S399-404. 2010..We review the progress that has been made in this area and issues that need to be addressed as surveillance systems are implemented, as well as promising areas for future development...
- Electronic surveillance for healthcare-associated central line-associated bloodstream infections outside the intensive care unitKeith F Woeltje
Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:1086-90. 2011..An automated surveillance system using existing databases with patient-level variables and microbiology data was investigated...
- Informatics and epidemiology in infection controlKeith F Woeltje
Center for Clinical Excellence, BJC HealthCare and Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8051, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
Infect Dis Clin North Am 25:261-70. 2011..A clear understanding of the epidemiologic principles, such as prevalence and incidence, and some of the nuances behind these principles are essential for the proper interpretation of the epidemiologic data...