Kimberly G Blumenthal

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Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Tolerability of cefazolin after immune-mediated hypersensitivity reactions to nafcillin in the outpatient setting
    Kimberly G Blumenthal
    Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Medical Practice Evaluation Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Harvard Medical School, Boston Massachusetts, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 58:3137-43. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of a drug allergy educational program and antibiotic prescribing guideline on inpatient clinical providers' antibiotic prescribing knowledge
    Kimberly G Blumenthal
    Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Medical Practice Evaluation Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Mass Electronic address
    J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract 2:407-13. 2014
  3. doi request reprint The importance of vancomycin in drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS) syndrome
    Kimberly G Blumenthal
    Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 02114, USA
    Allergy Asthma Proc 33:165-71. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint Tolerability of cefazolin after immune-mediated hypersensitivity reactions to nafcillin in the outpatient setting
    Kimberly G Blumenthal
    Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Medical Practice Evaluation Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Harvard Medical School, Boston Massachusetts, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 58:3137-43. 2014
    ..No patient experienced worsening of their rash or progressive organ dysfunction. With appropriate monitoring, therapy with cefazolin after non-IgE-mediated HSRs to nafcillin appears to be safe. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of a drug allergy educational program and antibiotic prescribing guideline on inpatient clinical providers' antibiotic prescribing knowledge
    Kimberly G Blumenthal
    Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Medical Practice Evaluation Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Mass Electronic address
    J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract 2:407-13. 2014
    ..Inpatient providers have varying levels of knowledge in managing patients with drug and/or penicillin (PCN) allergy...
  3. doi request reprint The importance of vancomycin in drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS) syndrome
    Kimberly G Blumenthal
    Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 02114, USA
    Allergy Asthma Proc 33:165-71. 2012
    ..With increasing use of vancomycin, we are likely to see more cases of DRESS syndrome caused by vancomycin. Recognition of vancomycin as a common cause of inpatient DRESS syndrome is important...