Timothy J Whitman
Affiliation: Naval Medical Center
- Chlorhexidine gluconate reduces transmission of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus USA300 among Marine recruitsTimothy J Whitman
Infectious Diseases Service, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland 20889, USA
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33:809-16. 2012..Chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) is used to reduce MRSA colonization and infection. The impact of CHG on the molecular epidemiology of MRSA is not known...
- An outbreak of Plasmodium falciparum malaria in U.S. Marines deployed to LiberiaTimothy J Whitman
Infectious Diseases Department, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD, USA
Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:258-65. 2010..It is essential that all international travelers make malaria prevention measures a priority, especially when embarking to regions of the world with high transmission intensity such as west Africa....
- Chlorhexidine-impregnated cloths to prevent skin and soft-tissue infection in Marine recruits: a cluster-randomized, double-blind, controlled effectiveness trialTimothy J Whitman
Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:1207-15. 2010..Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CA-MRSA) causes skin and soft-tissue infection (SSTI) in military recruits...
- Marine recruit adherence in a skin and soft tissue infection prevention trial: implications for recruit research and public health applicationCarey D Schlett
Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed Services University, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Building 28, Suite 201, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
Mil Med 177:1335-42. 2012..Understanding adherence and its determinants is needed to optimize prevention strategies that require self-administration. Future efforts should address barriers to adherence with prevention strategies in recruit training settings...
- Rickettsia parkeri infection after tick bite, VirginiaTimothy J Whitman
US Navy Infectious Diseases Department, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland 20889, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 13:334-6. 2007..Rickettsia parkeri was detected and isolated from the eschar. This report represents the second documented case of R. parkeri rickettsiosis in a US serviceman in eastern Virginia...
- Infection control challenges related to war wound infections in the ICU settingTimothy J Whitman
J Trauma 62:S53. 2007
- Occupational transmission of Acinetobacter baumannii from a United States serviceman wounded in Iraq to a health care workerTimothy J Whitman
Infectious Diseases Division, Department of Medicine, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Clin Infect Dis 47:439-43. 2008..baumannii pneumonia to determine whether a link existed between her illness and A. baumannii-infected patients in a military treatment facility who had been entrusted to her care...