Jean B Patel

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Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Mupirocin resistance
    Jean B Patel
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:935-41. 2009
  2. pmc Vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates associated with Inc18-like vanA plasmids in Michigan
    Wenming Zhu
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS G08, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 52:452-7. 2008
  3. pmc Correlation of cefoxitin MICs with the presence of mecA in Staphylococcus spp
    Jana M Swenson
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 47:1902-5. 2009
  4. pmc Dissemination of an Enterococcus Inc18-Like vanA plasmid associated with vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Wenming Zhu
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion1 and Division of Scientific Resources, 4 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MS G08, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 54:4314-20. 2010
  5. pmc Multicenter study to determine disk diffusion and broth microdilution criteria for prediction of high- and low-level mupirocin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus
    Jana M Swenson
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 48:2469-75. 2010
  6. pmc Accuracy of commercial and reference susceptibility testing methods for detecting vancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus
    Jana M Swenson
    Clinical and Environmental Microbiology Branch, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 47:2013-7. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Detection of mecA-mediated resistance using reference and commercial testing methods in a collection of Staphylococcus aureus expressing borderline oxacillin MICs
    Jana M Swenson
    Epidemiology and Laboratory Branch, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 58:33-9. 2007
  8. pmc Emergence of resistance among USA300 methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates causing invasive disease in the United States
    Linda K McDougal
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion G 08, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 54:3804-11. 2010
  9. pmc High-level vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates associated with a polymicrobial biofilm
    Linda M Weigel
    NCID DHQP ELB MS G 08, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, N E, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51:231-8. 2007
  10. pmc pSK41-like plasmid is necessary for Inc18-like vanA plasmid transfer from Enterococcus faecalis to Staphylococcus aureus in vitro
    Wenming Zhu
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 57:212-9. 2013

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  1. doi request reprint Mupirocin resistance
    Jean B Patel
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:935-41. 2009
    ..Institutions that are considering the implementation of widespread mupirocin use should consider these resistance issues and develop strategies to monitor the impact of mupirocin use...
  2. pmc Vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates associated with Inc18-like vanA plasmids in Michigan
    Wenming Zhu
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS G08, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 52:452-7. 2008
    ..An Inc18-like vanA plasmid was identified in the VRSA isolate from case patient 7. These findings suggest a role of Inc18-like plasmids as vanA donors...
  3. pmc Correlation of cefoxitin MICs with the presence of mecA in Staphylococcus spp
    Jana M Swenson
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 47:1902-5. 2009
    ..For coagulase-negative strains at 24 h of incubation, breakpoints of < or = 2 microg/ml for mecA-negative and > or = 4 microg/ml for mecA-positive isolates gave sensitivity and specificity of 94 to 99% and 69 to 80%, respectively...
  4. pmc Dissemination of an Enterococcus Inc18-Like vanA plasmid associated with vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Wenming Zhu
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion1 and Division of Scientific Resources, 4 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MS G08, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 54:4314-20. 2010
    ..Although VRE isolates with the VRSA-associated Inc18-like vanA plasmid were more common in Michigan, they remain rare. Periodic surveillance of VRE isolates for the plasmid may be useful in predicting the occurrence of VRSA...
  5. pmc Multicenter study to determine disk diffusion and broth microdilution criteria for prediction of high- and low-level mupirocin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus
    Jana M Swenson
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 48:2469-75. 2010
    ..Use of standardized MIC or disk tests could enable the detection of emerging high- and low-level mupirocin resistance in S. aureus...
  6. pmc Accuracy of commercial and reference susceptibility testing methods for detecting vancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus
    Jana M Swenson
    Clinical and Environmental Microbiology Branch, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 47:2013-7. 2009
    ..Only 12 (33.3%) strains for which the VA MICs were 4 microg/ml grew on VScr. The differentiation of isolates for which the VA MICs were 2 or 4 microg/ml was difficult for most systems and methods, including the reference methods...
  7. ncbi request reprint Detection of mecA-mediated resistance using reference and commercial testing methods in a collection of Staphylococcus aureus expressing borderline oxacillin MICs
    Jana M Swenson
    Epidemiology and Laboratory Branch, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 58:33-9. 2007
    ..These results suggest that a cefoxitin test can be used alone to predict mecA-mediated resistance in S. aureus...
  8. pmc Emergence of resistance among USA300 methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates causing invasive disease in the United States
    Linda K McDougal
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion G 08, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 54:3804-11. 2010
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  9. pmc High-level vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates associated with a polymicrobial biofilm
    Linda M Weigel
    NCID DHQP ELB MS G 08, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, N E, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51:231-8. 2007
    ..The potential for interspecies transfer of antimicrobial resistance genes, including resistance to vancomycin, may be enhanced by the microenvironment of a biofilm...
  10. pmc pSK41-like plasmid is necessary for Inc18-like vanA plasmid transfer from Enterococcus faecalis to Staphylococcus aureus in vitro
    Wenming Zhu
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 57:212-9. 2013
    ..These results indicated that a pSK41-like plasmid can facilitate the transfer of an Inc18-like vanA plasmid from E. faecalis to S. aureus, possibly via an extracellular factor produced by pSK41-carrying isolates...
  11. pmc Characterization of Staphylococcus aureus isolates from nasal cultures collected from individuals in the United States in 2001 to 2004
    Fred C Tenover
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion G 08, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 46:2837-41. 2008
    ..In contrast, the proportions of MRSA isolates that were susceptible to chloramphenicol, clindamycin, and erythromycin were lower in 2003 and 2004 than in 2001 and 2002, although none of these differences was statistically significant...
  12. pmc Molecular epidemiology of KPC-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates in the United States: clonal expansion of multilocus sequence type 258
    Brandon Kitchel
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 53:3365-70. 2009
    ..Restriction analysis of plasmid DNA prepared from transformants revealed a diversity of band patterns, suggesting the presence of different plasmids harboring the bla(KPC) gene, even among isolates of the same ST...
  13. pmc Genetic factors associated with elevated carbapenem resistance in KPC-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae
    Brandon Kitchel
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 54:4201-7. 2010
    ..pneumoniae, particularly when coupled with OmpK36 porin loss...
  14. pmc Regional dissemination of KPC-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae
    Brandon Kitchel
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 53:4511-3. 2009
    ..They were also unrelated to the dominant sequence type observed throughout the United States, multilocus sequence type 258. This could represent regional dissemination of another KPC-producing K. pneumoniae strain...
  15. pmc Comparison of detection methods for heteroresistant vancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus, with the population analysis profile method as the reference method
    Sarah W Satola
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 49:177-83. 2011
    ..0 McFarland inoculum. BHI screen agar with 4 μg/ml vancomycin and casein and a 0.5 McFarland inoculum had the best sensitivity and specificity combination, was easy to perform, and may be useful for clinical detection of hVISA...
  16. pmc Severe community-acquired pneumonia due to Staphylococcus aureus, 2003-04 influenza season
    Jeffrey C Hageman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:894-9. 2006
    ..In communities with a high prevalence of MRSA, empiric therapy of severe CAP during periods of high influenza activity should include consideration for MRSA...
  17. pmc Characterization of a strain of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus widely disseminated in the United States
    Fred C Tenover
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 44:108-18. 2006
    ..Comparative genomics between USA300-0114 and three other S. aureus lineages (USA100, USA400, and USA500) defined a set of USA300-0114-specific genes, which may facilitate the strain's pathogenesis within diverse environments...
  18. doi request reprint Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae: epidemiology and prevention
    Neil Gupta
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, MS A 35, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:60-7. 2011
    ..As a result, preventing both CRE transmission and CRE infections have become important public health objectives. This review describes the current epidemiology of CRE in the United States and highlights important prevention strategies...
  19. pmc Detection of inducible clindamycin resistance in staphylococci by broth microdilution using erythromycin-clindamycin combination wells
    Jana M Swenson
    Antimicrobial Resistance Team, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 45:3954-7. 2007
    ..After a 24-h incubation, the ERY-CC combinations of 4 and 0.5, 6 and 1, and 8 and 1.5 microg/ml correlated well with the D-zone test...
  20. pmc Correlation of penicillin Binding protein 2a detection with oxacillin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus and discovery of a novel penicillin binding protein 2a mutation
    Adam M Bressler
    Deparment of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 43:4541-4. 2005
    ..Both methods provided reliable detection of oxacillin-resistant S. aureus and facilitated the discovery of a novel, functionally impaired form of PBP2a...
  21. ncbi request reprint Investigation of inducible clindamycin and telithromycin resistance in isolates of beta-hemolytic streptococci
    Patti M Raney
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 55:213-8. 2006
    ....
  22. pmc Detection of the Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase type 2 Carbapenem-hydrolyzing enzyme in clinical isolates of Citrobacter freundii and K. oxytoca carrying a common plasmid
    J Kamile Rasheed
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, National Center for the Prevention, Detection and Control of Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 46:2066-9. 2008
    ..Restriction analysis and hybridization with a KPC-specific probe showed the bla(KPC-2) genes of these two genera of the family Enterobacteriaceae are carried on a common plasmid...
  23. pmc Vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolate from a patient in Pennsylvania
    Fred C Tenover
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 48:275-80. 2004
    ..The vanA sequence was identical to the vanA sequence present in Tn1546. A DNA probe for vanA hybridized to the 120-kb plasmid. This is the second VRSA isolate reported in the United States...
  24. pmc Comparison of Tn1546-like elements in vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates from Michigan and Pennsylvania
    Nancye C Clark
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mailstop G 08 Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 49:470-2. 2005
    ..These differences in the Tn1546-like elements indicate that the first two VRSA isolates were the result of independent genetic events...
  25. pmc Characterization of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates collected in 2005 and 2006 from patients with invasive disease: a population-based analysis
    Brandi Limbago
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 47:1344-51. 2009
    ..6%), in addition to beta-lactam agents. This collection provides a reference collection of MRSA isolates associated with invasive disease, collected in 2005 and 2006 in the United States, for future comparison and ongoing studies...
  26. pmc Identification of some charcoal-black-pigmented CDC fermentative coryneform group 4 isolates as Rothia dentocariosa and some as Corynebacterium aurimucosum: proposal of Rothia dentocariosa emend. Georg and Brown 1967, Corynebacterium aurimucosum emend. Ya
    Maryam I Daneshvar
    Meningitis and Special Pathogens Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, Mailstop D11, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 42:4189-98. 2004
    ..dentocariosa and C. aurimucosum; hence, the descriptions of both R. dentocariosa and C. aurimucosum have been amended to include charcoal-black-pigmented variants, and C. nigricans is a pro synonym of C. aurimucosum...
  27. doi request reprint Vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in the United States, 2002-2006
    Dawn M Sievert
    Michigan Department of Community Health, Lansing, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:668-74. 2008
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Bordetella holmesii bacteremia: a newly recognized clinical entity among asplenic patients
    Colin W Shepard
    Div of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:799-804. 2004
    ..There were no deaths. Our findings support evidence that B. holmesii may be a true pathogen associated with bacteremia among asplenic patients...
  29. pmc Effect of carbon dioxide on broth microdilution susceptibility testing of Brucella spp
    David R Lonsway
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 48:952-6. 2010
    ..Six antimicrobial agents were tested against 39 Brucella isolates. Aminoglycoside MICs tended to be 1 log2 dilution higher in CO2 than in AA; tetracycline-class MICs to be 1 log2 dilution lower in CO2...
  30. pmc Comparison of Etest method with reference broth microdilution method for antimicrobial susceptibility testing of Yersinia pestis
    David R Lonsway
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 49:1956-60. 2011
    ..Four laboratories tested 26 diverse strains and found Etest to be reliable for testing antimicrobial agents used to treat Y. pestis, except for chloramphenicol and trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole. Disk diffusion testing is not recommended...
  31. pmc Identification of "Haematobacter," a new genus of aerobic Gram-negative rods isolated from clinical specimens, and reclassification of Rhodobacter massiliensis as "Haematobacter massiliensis comb. nov."
    Leta O Helsel
    Meningitis and Special Pathogens Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 45:1238-43. 2007
    ..missouriensis (type strain H1892(T) = CCUG 52307(T) = CIP 109176(T)) and H. massiliensis comb. nov. (type strain Framboise(T) = CCUG 47968(T) = CIP 107725(T)) and an unnamed genomospecies...