Joseph R Lentino

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Association between initial empirical therapy and decreased length of stay among veteran patients hospitalized with community acquired pneumonia
    Joseph R Lentino
    Section of Infectious Diseases 111P, Medical Service, Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Edward Hines, JR VA Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 19:61-6. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Prosthetic joint infections: bane of orthopedists, challenge for infectious disease specialists
    Joseph R Lentino
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Medical Service, Edward Hines, Jr, VA Hospital, Hines, IL, USA and Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60141 5000, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 36:1157-61. 2003

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Publications2

  1. ncbi request reprint Association between initial empirical therapy and decreased length of stay among veteran patients hospitalized with community acquired pneumonia
    Joseph R Lentino
    Section of Infectious Diseases 111P, Medical Service, Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Edward Hines, JR VA Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 19:61-6. 2002
    ..The conclusion was the same namely azithromycin monotherapy was associated with a decreased duration of hospital stay...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prosthetic joint infections: bane of orthopedists, challenge for infectious disease specialists
    Joseph R Lentino
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Medical Service, Edward Hines, Jr, VA Hospital, Hines, IL, USA and Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60141 5000, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 36:1157-61. 2003
    ..Long-term antibiotic suppression and/or arthrodesis are useful for patients too frail to undergo extensive surgery. Using an optimal approach, recurrent infection occurs in <10% of previously infected joints...