Thomas F O'Brien

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Using internet discussion of antimicrobial susceptibility databases for continuous quality improvement of the testing and management of antimicrobial resistance
    T F O'Brien
    Department of Medicine and World Health Organization Collaborating Center for Surveillance of Antimicrobial Resistance, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 33:S118-23. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Emergence, spread, and environmental effect of antimicrobial resistance: how use of an antimicrobial anywhere can increase resistance to any antimicrobial anywhere else
    Thomas F O'Brien
    Department of Medicine and World Health Organization Collaborating Center for Surveillance of Antimicrobial Resistance, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 34:S78-84. 2002
  3. pmc Integrated Multilevel Surveillance of the World's Infecting Microbes and Their Resistance to Antimicrobial Agents
    Thomas F O'Brien
    The World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Surveillance of Antimicrobial Resistance, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Clin Microbiol Rev 24:281-95. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Global antimicrobial resistance alerts and implications
    Stuart B Levy
    Department of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:S219-20. 2005
  5. pmc Integrating Escherichia coli antimicrobial susceptibility data from multiple surveillance programs
    John M Stelling
    Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:873-82. 2005
  6. pmc Biochemical phenotypes to discriminate microbial subpopulations and improve outbreak detection
    Alicia Galar
    WHO Collaborating Centre for Surveillance of Antimicrobial Resistance, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e84313. 2013

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Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Using internet discussion of antimicrobial susceptibility databases for continuous quality improvement of the testing and management of antimicrobial resistance
    T F O'Brien
    Department of Medicine and World Health Organization Collaborating Center for Surveillance of Antimicrobial Resistance, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 33:S118-23. 2001
    ..Internet access is now making such ongoing evaluation and discussion increasingly possible in most parts of the world...
  2. ncbi request reprint Emergence, spread, and environmental effect of antimicrobial resistance: how use of an antimicrobial anywhere can increase resistance to any antimicrobial anywhere else
    Thomas F O'Brien
    Department of Medicine and World Health Organization Collaborating Center for Surveillance of Antimicrobial Resistance, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 34:S78-84. 2002
    ..Tracing the evolution and spread of such genetic elements through bacterial populations far from one another, such as those of animals and humans, can be facilitated by newer genetic methods...
  3. pmc Integrated Multilevel Surveillance of the World's Infecting Microbes and Their Resistance to Antimicrobial Agents
    Thomas F O'Brien
    The World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Surveillance of Antimicrobial Resistance, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Clin Microbiol Rev 24:281-95. 2011
    ..The world's microbiology laboratories should upload their reports each day to programs that detect events, trends, and epidemics in communities, hospitals, countries, and the world...
  4. ncbi request reprint Global antimicrobial resistance alerts and implications
    Stuart B Levy
    Department of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:S219-20. 2005
  5. pmc Integrating Escherichia coli antimicrobial susceptibility data from multiple surveillance programs
    John M Stelling
    Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:873-82. 2005
    ....
  6. pmc Biochemical phenotypes to discriminate microbial subpopulations and improve outbreak detection
    Alicia Galar
    WHO Collaborating Centre for Surveillance of Antimicrobial Resistance, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e84313. 2013
    ..We studied the growing number of biochemical tests routinely performed on clinical isolates to explore their value as epidemiological markers...