Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) nasal carriage in residents of Veterans Affairs long-term care facilities: role of antimicrobial exposure and MRSA acquisitionNimalie D Stone
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33:551-7. 2012..To identify risk factors associated with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) acquisition in long-term care facility (LTCF) residents...
- Surveillance definitions of infections in long-term care facilities: revisiting the McGeer criteriaNimalie D Stone
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33:965-77. 2012..Significant changes were made to the criteria defining urinary tract and respiratory tract infections. New definitions were added for norovirus gastroenteritis and Clostridum difficile infections...
- Asymptomatic bacteriuria, antibiotic use, and suspected urinary tract infections in four nursing homesCharles D Phillips
Texas A and M Health Science Center, 1266 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843, USA
BMC Geriatr 12:73. 2012..This research investigates factors associated with the use of antibiotics to treat asymptomatic bacteriuria (ASB) among nursing home residents...