Larry M Baddour

Summary

Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Risk factors for the development of acute lung injury in patients with infectious pneumonia
    Marija Kojicic
    The Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Crit Care 16:R46. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Prophylaxis of infective endocarditis: prevention of the perfect storm
    Larry M Baddour
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, USA
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 30:S37-41. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Successful use of amphotericin B lipid complex in the treatment of cryptococcosis
    Larry M Baddour
    Division of Infectious Disease, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:S409-13. 2005
  4. pmc Temporal trends in the incidence of surgical site infections in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery: a population-based cohort study, 1993 to 2008
    Faisal A Alasmari
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 87:1054-61. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Impact of prior aspirin therapy on clinical manifestations of cardiovascular implantable electronic device infections
    Ammar Habib
    Department of Medicine, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Rochester, MN, USA
    Europace 15:227-35. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Predictors of mortality in patients with cardiovascular implantable electronic device infections
    Ammar Habib
    Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Cardiol 111:874-9. 2013
  7. pmc Surgical site infection after breast surgery: impact of 2010 CDC reporting guidelines
    Amy C Degnim
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:4099-103. 2012
  8. pmc Incidence of infective endocarditis caused by viridans group streptococci before and after publication of the 2007 American Heart Association's endocarditis prevention guidelines
    Daniel C Desimone
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Circulation 126:60-4. 2012
  9. pmc Modifiers of symptomatic embolic risk in infective endocarditis
    Nandan S Anavekar
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 86:1068-74. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Complications associated with postoperative antibiotic prophylaxis after breast surgery
    Alyssa D Throckmorton
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Surg 198:553-6. 2009

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Publications107 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Risk factors for the development of acute lung injury in patients with infectious pneumonia
    Marija Kojicic
    The Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Crit Care 16:R46. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to determine frequency, risk factors, and outcome of ALI in patients with infectious pneumonia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prophylaxis of infective endocarditis: prevention of the perfect storm
    Larry M Baddour
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, USA
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 30:S37-41. 2007
    ..The update provided herein highlights recent revisions in guidelines promulgated by different countries...
  3. ncbi request reprint Successful use of amphotericin B lipid complex in the treatment of cryptococcosis
    Larry M Baddour
    Division of Infectious Disease, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:S409-13. 2005
    ..A mean serum creatinine level decrease of 0.02 mg/dL occurred. ABLC was an effective treatment for cryptococcal infection in immunocompromised patients...
  4. pmc Temporal trends in the incidence of surgical site infections in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery: a population-based cohort study, 1993 to 2008
    Faisal A Alasmari
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 87:1054-61. 2012
    ..To determine the incidence of and temporal trends in surgical site infections (SSIs) in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery...
  5. doi request reprint Impact of prior aspirin therapy on clinical manifestations of cardiovascular implantable electronic device infections
    Ammar Habib
    Department of Medicine, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Rochester, MN, USA
    Europace 15:227-35. 2013
    ..As aspirin has both anti-inflammatory properties and interferes with platelet aggregation, we hypothesized that ongoing anti-platelet therapy with aspirin may impact clinical and echocardiographic manifestations of CIED infection...
  6. doi request reprint Predictors of mortality in patients with cardiovascular implantable electronic device infections
    Ammar Habib
    Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Cardiol 111:874-9. 2013
    ..41). In conclusion, these data suggest that the development of CIED-related infective endocarditis and the presence of co-morbid conditions are associated with increased short- and long-term mortality in patients with CIED infection...
  7. pmc Surgical site infection after breast surgery: impact of 2010 CDC reporting guidelines
    Amy C Degnim
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:4099-103. 2012
    ....
  8. pmc Incidence of infective endocarditis caused by viridans group streptococci before and after publication of the 2007 American Heart Association's endocarditis prevention guidelines
    Daniel C Desimone
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Circulation 126:60-4. 2012
    ..The incidence of IE caused by viridans group streptococci (VGS) in the United States after publication of the 2007 American Heart Association guidelines has not been reported...
  9. pmc Modifiers of symptomatic embolic risk in infective endocarditis
    Nandan S Anavekar
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 86:1068-74. 2011
    ..To ascertain the impact of prior antiplatelet and statin therapy on symptomatic embolic events in [corrected] infective endocarditis (IE)...
  10. doi request reprint Complications associated with postoperative antibiotic prophylaxis after breast surgery
    Alyssa D Throckmorton
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Surg 198:553-6. 2009
    ..Evidence supports single-dose preoperative antibiotic (ABX) prophylaxis for breast surgery; however, limited data exist regarding the incidence and type of antibiotic complications postoperatively...
  11. doi request reprint Risk factors associated with early- versus late-onset implantable cardioverter-defibrillator infections
    Muhammad R Sohail
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 31:171-83. 2011
    ..Risk factors associated with ICD infection have not been characterized and are the subject of the current investigation...
  12. doi request reprint Clinical predictors of cardiovascular implantable electronic device-related infective endocarditis
    Katherine Y Le
    Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 34:450-9. 2011
    ..At present, there exist no criteria to predict CIED-IE in patients who present with CIED infection...
  13. pmc The epidemiology of Clostridium difficile infection in children: a population-based study
    Sahil Khanna
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 56:1401-6. 2013
    ..Most incidence studies have included only hospitalized patients and are thus potentially influenced by referral or hospitalization biases...
  14. doi request reprint Clinical features and outcomes of cardiovascular implantable electronic device infections due to staphylococcal species
    Katherine Y Le
    Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Cardiol 110:1143-9. 2012
    ..001 for all comparisons). In conclusion, CIED infections due to S. aureus and CoNS have distinct clinical features and outcomes...
  15. doi request reprint Impact of timing of device removal on mortality in patients with cardiovascular implantable electronic device infections
    Katherine Y Le
    Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Heart Rhythm 8:1678-85. 2011
    ..Cardiovascular implantable electronic device (CIED) infections are associated with increased mortality. However, detailed analyses of the impact of device removal on mortality have been limited...
  16. pmc Decreases in case-fatality and mortality rates for invasive pneumococcal disease in Olmsted County, Minnesota, during 1995-2007: a population-based study
    Constantine Tsigrelis
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 47:1367-71. 2008
    ..We evaluated the hypothesis that the case-fatality and mortality rates for invasive pneumococcal disease have also decreased since 2000...
  17. pmc PCR-electrospray ionization mass spectrometry for direct detection of pathogens and antimicrobial resistance from heart valves in patients with infective endocarditis
    Cassandra L Brinkman
    Division of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 51:2040-6. 2013
    ..PCR/ESI-MS detected all antimicrobial resistance encoded by mecA or vanA/B and identified a case of Tropheryma whipplei endocarditis not previously recognized...
  18. doi request reprint Surgical pathology of native valve endocarditis in 310 specimens from 287 patients (1985-2004)
    Mathieu C Castonguay
    Division of Anatomic Pathology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Cardiovasc Pathol 22:19-27. 2013
    ..Few large studies have documented the clinical and pathologic features of native valve endocarditis (NVE) independently from prosthetic valve endocarditis (PVE)...
  19. pmc Randomized controlled trial to reduce bacterial colonization of surgical drains after breast and axillary operations
    Amy C Degnim
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Ann Surg 258:240-7. 2013
    ..To determine whether bacterial colonization of drains can be reduced by local antiseptic interventions...
  20. doi request reprint An evaluation of repeat stool testing for Clostridium difficile infection by polymerase chain reaction
    Sahil Khanna
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 46:846-9. 2012
    ..To evaluate the yield of repeat stool polymerase chain reaction (PCR) testing in patients with suspected Clostridium difficile infection (CDI)...
  21. pmc Clostridium difficile infection in patients with chronic kidney disease
    Mira T Keddis
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 87:1046-53. 2012
    ....
  22. pmc Epidemiological trends of infective endocarditis: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
    Daniel D Correa de Sa
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 85:422-6. 2010
    ..To provide a contemporary profile of epidemiological trends of infective endocarditis (IE) in Olmsted County, Minnesota...
  23. doi request reprint Acute kidney injury is an independent marker of severity in Clostridium difficile infection: a nationwide survey
    Sahil Khanna
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 47:481-4. 2013
    ..To examine clinical outcomes in hospitalized Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) patients with acute kidney injury (AKI) using the National Hospital Discharge Survey for 2005 to 2009...
  24. pmc Increased risk of prosthetic joint infection associated with esophago-gastro-duodenoscopy with biopsy
    Nayantara Coelho-Prabhu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Acta Orthop 84:82-6. 2013
    ..We wanted to determine the risk of prosthetic hip or knee infection following gastrointestinal endoscopic procedures in patients with joint arthroplasty...
  25. ncbi request reprint Risk factor analysis of permanent pacemaker infection
    Muhammad R Sohail
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 45:166-73. 2007
    ..087; 95% CI, 0.016-0.48; P=.005).Conclusions. These findings should assist clinicians in identifying patients who are at increased risk of PPM infection, as well as in developing strategies to minimize the modifiable risks...
  26. ncbi request reprint Management and outcome of permanent pacemaker and implantable cardioverter-defibrillator infections
    Muhammad R Sohail
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:1851-9. 2007
    ..We describe the management and outcome of permanent pacemaker (PPM) and implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) infections in a large cohort of patients seen at a tertiary care facility with expertise in device lead extraction...
  27. pmc Clinical presentation and outcomes of cardiovascular implantable electronic device infections in hemodialysis patients
    Latonya J Hickson
    Nephrology and Hypertension, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN Electronic address
    Am J Kidney Dis 64:104-10. 2014
    ..The presence of multiple comorbid conditions may contribute to varied clinical presentations and poor outcomes in hemodialysis (HD)-dependent patients with cardiac device infection...
  28. ncbi request reprint Risk factors associated with breast lymphedema
    Judy C Boughey
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 21:1202-8. 2014
    ..The development of breast lymphedema (BLE) after breast/axillary surgery is poorly characterized. We prospectively evaluated clinical and surgical factors associated with development of BLE...
  29. pmc A prospective study of breast lymphedema: frequency, symptoms, and quality of life
    Amy C Degnim
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 134:915-22. 2012
    ..The condition is characterized by diffuse skin edema and erythema as well as self-reported symptoms with a low level of distress...
  30. doi request reprint Microbiology of surgical site infections complicating breast surgery
    Alyssa D Throckmorton
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 11:355-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the results of bacterial cultures of breast SSI sites and antibiotic susceptibility testing to determine the clinical utility of these findings...
  31. doi request reprint Fungal prosthetic valve endocarditis: Mayo Clinic experience with a clinicopathological analysis
    Jennifer M Boland
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mycoses 54:354-60. 2011
    ..Hopefully, with the prompt institution of early medical therapy, surgical intervention and lifelong oral antifungal suppressive therapy, cure rates will continue to improve...
  32. pmc Euthermic endocarditis
    Daniel C Desimone
    Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e80144. 2013
    ..Comparison of endocarditis patients with and without fever, and whether the lack of fever in IE is a marker for poorer outcomes, such as demonstrated in other severe infectious diseases, have not been defined...
  33. pmc Clinical factors associated with development of severe-complicated Clostridium difficile infection
    Raina Shivashankar
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 11:1466-71. 2013
    ..Severe-complicated CDI is characterized by hypotension, shock, sepsis, ileus, megacolon, and colon perforation. We created a model to identify clinical factors associated with severe-complicated CDI...
  34. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic prophylaxis in dermatologic surgery: advisory statement 2008
    Tina I Wright
    Division of Dermatologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 59:464-73. 2008
    ....
  35. doi request reprint Outcomes in patients with cardiovascular implantable electronic devices and bacteremia caused by Gram-positive cocci other than Staphylococcus aureus
    Malini Madhavan
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 3:639-45. 2010
    ..Infection is a serious complication of cardiovascular implantable electronic device (CIED) placement and requires device removal for attempted cure...
  36. doi request reprint Dental procedures as risk factors for prosthetic hip or knee infection: a hospital-based prospective case-control study
    Elie F Berbari
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 50:8-16. 2010
    ..The actual risk of prosthetic joint infection as a result of dental procedures and the role of antibiotic prophylaxis have not been defined...
  37. ncbi request reprint Suspected ventilator-associated pneumonia in cardiac patients admitted to the coronary care unit
    S Allen Ensminger
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 81:32-5. 2006
    ..To determine the incidence, risk factors, associated pathogens, and outcome of ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) in patients admitted to a coronary care unit (CCU)...
  38. ncbi request reprint An international prospective study of pneumococcal bacteremia: correlation with in vitro resistance, antibiotics administered, and clinical outcome
    Victor L Yu
    Division of Infectious Disease, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 37:230-7. 2003
    ..beta-Lactam antibiotics should still be useful for treatment of pneumococcal infections that do not involve cerebrospinal fluid, regardless of in vitro susceptibility, as determined by current NCCLS breakpoints...
  39. ncbi request reprint Age- and sex-associated trends in bloodstream infection: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
    Daniel Z Uslan
    Divisions of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:834-9. 2007
    ..Despite increasing concerns about antimicrobial resistance and emerging pathogens among blood culture isolates, contemporary population-based data on the age- and sex-specific incidence of bloodstream infections (BSIs) are limited...
  40. doi request reprint Prosthetic valve endocarditis: clinicopathological correlates in 122 surgical specimens from 116 patients (1985-2004)
    Jonathan H Lee
    Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Cardiovasc Pathol 20:26-35. 2011
    ..Few studies have documented the clinicopathological features of prosthetic valve endocarditis independently of native valve endocarditis...
  41. pmc Incidence of Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteremia: a population-based study
    Majdi N Al-Hasan
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Med 121:702-8. 2008
    ..The incidence of Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteremia has not been defined in a population-based investigation...
  42. pmc Trends in invasive pneumococcal disease among older adults in Olmsted County, Minnesota
    Constantine Tsigrelis
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Infect 59:188-93. 2009
    ..We performed a population-based study to further investigate this emerging concern...
  43. pmc Antimicrobial susceptibility patterns among viridans group streptococcal isolates from infective endocarditis patients from 1971 to 1986 and 1994 to 2002
    Rajesh M Prabhu
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 48:4463-5. 2004
    ..Resistance rates (percent resistant isolates 1971 to 1986 and 1994 to 2002) were as follows: levofloxacin, 0 and 9; penicillin and clindamycin, 0 and 4; and erythromycin and azithromycin, 11 and 26, respectively...
  44. doi request reprint Conclusion about the association between valve surgery and mortality in an infective endocarditis cohort changed after adjusting for survivor bias
    Imad M Tleyjeh
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, and Research Center, King Fahd Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:130-5. 2010
    ..We sought to quantify the effect of survivor bias on the association between valve surgery and mortality in infective endocarditis (IE)...
  45. ncbi request reprint The role of valve surgery in infective endocarditis management: a systematic review of observational studies that included propensity score analysis
    Imad M Tleyjeh
    Research Center, King Fahd Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Am Heart J 156:901-9. 2008
    ..No randomized trials have been conducted to date; accordingly, some studies use propensity score analysis (PSA) to minimize selection bias in observational studies...
  46. doi request reprint Gallbladder infarction complicating infective endocarditis
    Chadi Dib
    Department of Medicine, and the Division of Infectious Diseases, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Am J Med Sci 337:148-9. 2009
    ..In these cases, appropriate antibiotic therapy should be given before and after cholecystectomy. Gallbladder resection should be performed before valve replacement to decrease the potential seeding of a prosthetic valve...
  47. ncbi request reprint Infective endocarditis due to penicillin-resistant viridans group streptococci
    Bettina Knoll
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:1585-92. 2007
    ..Because of the paucity of data, it has been difficult to define optimal treatment regimens for this syndrome. Thus, recommendations for therapy have largely been made on the basis of consensus opinion...
  48. ncbi request reprint Eosinophilic-lymphocytic myocarditis after smallpox vaccination
    Joseph G Murphy
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Lancet 362:1378-80. 2003
    ..A better understanding of the aberrant immune mechanism of myocyte injury after smallpox vaccination might improve the risk/benefit assessment for people considering smallpox vaccination and better smallpox vaccines in the future...
  49. ncbi request reprint Impact of prior antiplatelet therapy on risk of embolism in infective endocarditis
    Nandan S Anavekar
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:1180-6. 2007
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint The impact of valve surgery on 6-month mortality in left-sided infective endocarditis
    Imad M Tleyjeh
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn, USA
    Circulation 115:1721-8. 2007
    ..We examined the association between valve surgery and all-cause 6-month mortality among patients with left-sided infective endocarditis...
  51. pmc Vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecalis endocarditis: linezolid failure and strain characterization of virulence factors
    Constantine Tsigrelis
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 45:631-5. 2007
    ..We report a case of VR E. faecalis endocarditis that failed to respond to linezolid therapy, outline the virulence traits of the isolate, and review previously published cases of VR E. faecalis endocarditis...
  52. ncbi request reprint VisualDx: decision-support software for the diagnosis and management of dermatologic disorders
    Imad M Tleyjeh
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 43:1177-84. 2006
    ..VisualDx also increases clinician awareness of, knowledge about, and skills in the recognition of chemical warfare, bioterrorism, and radiation injuries...
  53. ncbi request reprint Frequency of permanent pacemaker or implantable cardioverter-defibrillator infection in patients with gram-negative bacteremia
    Daniel Z Uslan
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 43:731-6. 2006
    ..In patients with PPMs or ICDs who have Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia, 45% have PPM/ICD infection...
  54. ncbi request reprint Cardiac device infections: getting to the heart of the matter
    Daniel Z Uslan
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 19:345-8. 2006
    ..This article reviews recent publications that address the diagnosis and management of infected electrophysiologic devices...
  55. ncbi request reprint Bronchoscopy in ventilator-associated pneumonia: agreement of calibrated loop and serial dilution
    Bekele Afessa
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 173:1229-32. 2006
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint The impact of penicillin resistance on short-term mortality in hospitalized adults with pneumococcal pneumonia: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Imad M Tleyjeh
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 42:788-97. 2006
    ..We performed a meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies to examine the association between penicillin resistance and short-term all-cause mortality for pneumococcal pneumonia...
  57. ncbi request reprint 70-year-old man with fever, shaking chills, and weakness
    John A Batsis
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 80:1209-12. 2005
  58. ncbi request reprint A woman with a lesion on her finger and bacteremia
    David R McNamara
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:1005-6, 1057-8. 2005
  59. ncbi request reprint Abdominal wall cellulitis in the morbidly obese
    Bjorg Thorsteinsdottir
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55902, USA
    Scand J Infect Dis 37:605-608. 2005
    ..Abdominal wall cellulitis is a unique infectious complication in patients with morbid obesity. Further study is needed to better define the pathogenesis of this illness to develop strategies in treatment and prevention...
  60. ncbi request reprint Infectious complications of percutaneous vascular closure devices
    Muhammad R Sohail
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 80:1011-5. 2005
    ..To describe the infectious complications of percutaneous vascular closure devices (PVCDs) on the basis of our institutional experience with PVCDs and the published medical literature...
  61. ncbi request reprint Temporal trends in infective endocarditis: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
    Imad M Tleyjeh
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn, USA
    JAMA 293:3022-8. 2005
    ..Limited data exist regarding population-based epidemiologic changes in incidence of infective endocarditis (IE)...
  62. ncbi request reprint Lactobacillus gasseri causing Fournier's gangrene
    Imad M Tleyjeh
    Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Urology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Scand J Infect Dis 36:501-3. 2004
    ..We report the first case of Fournier's gangrene caused by a low-virulence organism, Lactobacillus gasseri...
  63. ncbi request reprint Permanent pacemaker and implantable cardioverter defibrillator infection: a population-based study
    Daniel Z Uslan
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:669-75. 2007
    ..The incidence of cardiac device infection is not well understood. Bloodstream infection (BSI) in patients with permanent pacemakers or implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (hereafter, defibrillators) may reflect device infection...
  64. ncbi request reprint A predictive model of recurrent lower extremity cellulitis in a population-based cohort
    David R McNamara
    Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:709-15. 2007
    ..Cellulitis is common and recurs in some patients. The study described herein derived a predictive model for the recurrence of lower extremity cellulitis in a population-based cohort...
  65. ncbi request reprint Dysphagia as an unusual presentation of infective endocarditis
    Britta Lassmann
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Rochester, MN 55209, USA
    Scand J Infect Dis 39:460-3. 2007
    ..Dysphagia improved once antibiotic treatment was initiated...
  66. ncbi request reprint Infective endocarditis due to community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in injection drug users may be associated with Panton-Valentine leukocidin-negative strains
    Constantine Tsigrelis
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Scand J Infect Dis 39:299-302. 2007
    ..We present a case of CA-MRSA infective endocarditis, review pertinent cases previously published, and describe the molecular characteristics of strains from IDUs and patients with skin and soft tissue infections...
  67. ncbi request reprint Medical versus surgical management of Staphylococcus aureus prosthetic valve endocarditis
    Muhammad R Sohail
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn, USA
    Am J Med 119:147-54. 2006
    ..We also analyzed whether there was a subset of patients who were cured with medical therapy alone...
  68. doi request reprint Community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus prostatic abscesses
    Prashanth Krishnamohan
    Department of Neurology PK, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky Division of Infectious Diseases TS, Department of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Lexington, Kentucky Division of Infectious Diseases LMB, MNA, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota and Division of Infectious Diseases MNA, Department of Medicine, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, South Carolina
    Am J Med Sci 346:341-4. 2013
    ..Both were treated with surgical drainage and prolonged antibiotics...
  69. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of population-based studies of infective endocarditis
    Imad M Tleyjeh
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Chest 132:1025-35. 2007
    ..We sought to summarize and critically appraise the literature on the epidemiology of infective endocarditis (IE) in the general population...
  70. doi request reprint Truffle's revenge: a pig-eating fungus
    Erin L Greer
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Cardiovasc Pathol 17:342-3. 2008
    ..The valve isolate was identified as probable C. cinereus...
  71. ncbi request reprint Combination antibiotic therapy lowers mortality among severely ill patients with pneumococcal bacteremia
    Larry M Baddour
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, NY, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:440-4. 2004
    ..Combination antibiotic therapy improved survival among critically ill patients with bacteremic pneumococcal illness...
  72. doi request reprint Detection of (1, 3)-╬▓-D-glucan in bronchoalveolar lavage and serum samples collected from immunocompromised hosts
    Elitza S Theel
    Division of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, SDSC 1 526, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mycopathologia 175:33-41. 2013
    ..However, testing of serum samples by Fungitell may permit a rapid and noninvasive initial screening approach in patients with presumed PcP...
  73. pmc The association between histamine 2 receptor antagonist use and Clostridium difficile infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Imad M Tleyjeh
    Department of Medicine, King Fahad Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    PLoS ONE 8:e56498. 2013
    ..Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) is a major health problem. Epidemiological evidence suggests that there is an association between acid suppression therapy and development of CDI...
  74. pmc Association between proton pump inhibitor therapy and clostridium difficile infection: a contemporary systematic review and meta-analysis
    Imad M Tleyjeh
    Department of Medicine, King Fahad Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    PLoS ONE 7:e50836. 2012
    ..Emerging epidemiological evidence suggests that proton pump inhibitor (PPI) acid-suppression therapy is associated with an increased risk of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI)...
  75. pmc Gastric acid suppression and outcomes in Clostridium difficile infection: a population-based study
    Sahil Khanna
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 87:636-42. 2012
    ..To evaluate the association of gastric acid suppression medications, including proton pump inhibitors and histamine type 2 blockers, with outcomes in patients with Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) in a population-based cohort...
  76. doi request reprint Postoperative prophylactic antibiotics and surgical site infection rates in breast surgery patients
    Alyssa D Throckmorton
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:2464-9. 2009
    ..Some surgeons also prescribe postoperative prophylaxis for all patients with drains to prevent infection despite its lack of proven efficacy...
  77. ncbi request reprint Incidence of lower-extremity cellulitis: a population-based study in Olmsted county, Minnesota
    David R McNamara
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 82:817-21. 2007
    ..To determine the population-based incidence of lower-extremity cellulitis...
  78. pmc Candidatus Bartonella mayotimonensis and endocarditis
    Eleanor Y Lin
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:500-3. 2010
    ..The new species was identified by using PCR amplification and sequencing of 5 genes (16S rRNA gene, ftsZ, rpoB, gltA, and internal transcribed spacer region)...
  79. ncbi request reprint Bloodstream infections in a geriatric cohort: a population-based study
    Sarah J Crane
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    Am J Med 120:1078-83. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to describe and compare the epidemiologic characteristics of community-acquired, health care-associated and nosocomial bloodstream infections in a geriatric population...
  80. ncbi request reprint Skeletal muscle abscess caused by Blastomyces dermatitidis
    Constantine Tsigrelis
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Med Sci 337:293-4. 2009
    ..In addition, we review the literature to further characterize the syndrome of skeletal muscle blastomycosis...
  81. ncbi request reprint Pacemaker infection due to Mycobacterium fortuitum
    Sunita Sharma
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Scand J Infect Dis 37:66-7. 2005
    ..The entire pacing system was removed and the patient was treated successfully with a multidrug regimen for a total of 6 months...
  82. ncbi request reprint Prosthetic vascular graft infection: a risk factor analysis using a case-control study
    Vera S Antonios
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Infect 53:49-55. 2006
    ..The goal of this study is to confirm purported risk factors using a well-designed statistical model...
  83. ncbi request reprint Legionella maceachernii soft tissue infection
    Cheng E Chee
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Am J Med Sci 334:410-3. 2007
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first case report of L. maceachernii soft tissue infection...
  84. ncbi request reprint Prevention of infective endocarditis: guidelines from the American Heart Association: a guideline from the American Heart Association Rheumatic Fever, Endocarditis and Kawasaki Disease Committee, Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young, and the Cou
    Walter Wilson
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 138:739-45, 747-60. 2007
    ..The purpose of this statement is to update the recommendations by the American Heart Association (AHA) for the prevention of infective endocarditis, which were last published in 1997...
  85. ncbi request reprint Systemic histoplasmosis: a 15-year retrospective institutional review of 111 patients
    Maha A Assi
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 86:162-9. 2007
    ..Evaluation including a combination of Histoplasma serologic screening, urine antigen assay, and fungal culture will secure the diagnosis in most cases...
  86. doi request reprint Q fever endocarditis: the Mayo Clinic experience
    Jeremy W Scott
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Med Sci 336:53-7. 2008
    ..To report the Mayo Clinic experience of Q fever endocarditis...
  87. ncbi request reprint Avian influenza: a new pandemic threat?
    Andrej Trampuz
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 79:523-30; quiz 530. 2004
    ..This article summarizes the current knowledge on avian influenza, including the virology, epidemiology, diagnosis, and management of this emerging disease...
  88. ncbi request reprint Prevention of infective endocarditis: guidelines from the American Heart Association: a guideline from the American Heart Association Rheumatic Fever, Endocarditis, and Kawasaki Disease Committee, Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young, and the Co
    Walter Wilson
    Mayo Clinic, USA
    Circulation 116:1736-54. 2007
    ..The purpose of this statement is to update the recommendations by the American Heart Association (AHA) for the prevention of infective endocarditis that were last published in 1997...
  89. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis, treatment, and long-term management of Kawasaki disease: a statement for health professionals from the Committee on Rheumatic Fever, Endocarditis, and Kawasaki Disease, Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young, American Heart Association
    Jane W Newburger
    Pediatrics 114:1708-33. 2004
    ..Coronary artery aneurysms or ectasia develop in approximately 15% to 25% of untreated children and may lead to ischemic heart disease or sudden death...
  90. ncbi request reprint Nonvalvular cardiovascular device-related infections
    Larry M Baddour
    Clin Infect Dis 38:1128-30. 2004
  91. ncbi request reprint Nonvalvular cardiovascular device-related infections
    Larry M Baddour
    Circulation 108:2015-31. 2003
  92. ncbi request reprint Stabilization of penicillin resistance among Streptococcus pneumoniae isolated in Eastern Tennessee
    Larry M Baddour
    University of Tennessee Medical Center at Knoxville, 1924 Alcoa Highway U 114, 37920 6999, USA
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 20:141-3. 2002
    ..The prevalence of penicillin resistance among local pneumococcal isolates may have stabilized in recent years...
  93. pmc Temporal trends in permanent pacemaker implantation: a population-based study
    Daniel Z Uslan
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am Heart J 155:896-903. 2008
    ..Limited data exist regarding temporal trends in permanent pacemaker (PPM) implantation. To describe trends in incidence and comorbidities of PPM recipients, we conducted a retrospective population-based cohort study over a 30-year period...
  94. ncbi request reprint Apparent failure of endocarditis prophylaxis caused by penicillin-resistant Streptococcus mitis
    Glen E Hall
    University of Tennessee Medical Center at Knoxville, Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, 37920 6999, USA
    Am J Med Sci 324:51-3. 2002
    ..Combination therapy with high-dose intravenous aqueous crystalline penicillin G and gentamicin sulfate for 4 weeks was curative. Clindamycin, rather than amoxicillin, has since been used as dental prophylaxis for subsequent procedures...
  95. doi request reprint Infective endocarditis complicating permanent pacemaker and implantable cardioverter-defibrillator infection
    Muhammad R Sohail
    Department of Medicine, Tawam Hospital Johns Hopkins Medicine, P O Box 15258, Al Ain, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
    Mayo Clin Proc 83:46-53. 2008
    ..To describe management of patients with permanent pacemaker (PPM)- and implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD)-related endocarditis...
  96. ncbi request reprint Prevention of infective endocarditis: guidelines from the American Heart Association: a guideline from the American Heart Association Rheumatic Fever, Endocarditis and Kawasaki Disease Committee, Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young, and the Cou
    Walter Wilson
    J Am Dent Assoc 139:3S-24S. 2008
    ..The purpose of this statement is to update the recommendations by the American Heart Association (AHA) for the prevention of infective endocarditis, which were last published in 1997...
  97. ncbi request reprint Comment on: The role of aminoglycosides in combination with a beta-lactam for the treatment of bacterial endocarditis: a meta-analysis of comparative trials
    Larry M Baddour
    J Antimicrob Chemother 57:1255; author reply 1255-6. 2006
  98. ncbi request reprint Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia and infective endocarditis: old questions, new answers?
    Imad M Tleyjeh
    Mayo Clin Proc 82:1163-4. 2007
  99. ncbi request reprint Fungal endocarditis, 1995-2000
    Ligia C Pierrotti
    Hospital das Clinicas, University de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Chest 122:302-10. 2002
    ..Unfortunately, mortality remains unacceptably high, particularly for patients with Aspergillus-related FE. Novel therapies are needed to improve patient outcomes...
  100. ncbi request reprint Infection by drug-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae is not linked to increased mortality
    Victor L Yu
    Clin Infect Dis 39:1086-7; author reply 1087-8. 2004
  101. ncbi request reprint Infective endocarditis: diagnosis, antimicrobial therapy, and management of complications: a statement for healthcare professionals from the Committee on Rheumatic Fever, Endocarditis, and Kawasaki Disease, Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young,
    Larry M Baddour
    Circulation 111:e394-434. 2005
    ..The continuing evolution of antimicrobial resistance among common pathogens that cause infective endocarditis creates additional therapeutic issues for physicians to manage in this potentially life-threatening illness...