Cynthia A Lucero
- Outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia complex among ventilated pediatric patients linked to hospital sinksCynthia A Lucero
Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
Am J Infect Control 39:775-8. 2011..Hospital tap water used during oral and tracheostomy care was identified as the most likely mechanism for transmission...
- Enhanced health event detection and influenza surveillance using a joint Veterans Affairs and Department of Defense biosurveillance applicationCynthia A Lucero
Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Public Health, Office of Public Health Surveillance and Research, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 11:56. 2011..The goal of this study was to evaluate disease surveillance using a biosurveillance application which combined data from both populations...
- Results from a large-scale epidemiologic look-back investigation of improperly reprocessed endoscopy equipmentMark Holodniy
Office of Public Health, Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC, USA
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33:649-56. 2012..To determine whether improper high-level disinfection practices during endoscopy procedures resulted in bloodborne viral infection transmission...
- Comparative assessment of antimicrobial usage measures in the Department of Veterans AffairsPatricia L Schirmer
Office of Public Health, Department of Veterans Affairs, Palo Alto, California, USA
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33:409-11. 2012..The number of grams used calculated from BCMA data provided the most informative antimicrobial utilization measure...