Cynthia J Whitener

Summary

Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in the absence of vancomycin exposure
    Cynthia J Whitener
    The Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:1049-55. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint First year of mandatory reporting of healthcare-associated infections, Pennsylvania: an infection control-chart abstractor collaboration
    Kathleen G Julian
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:926-30. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Molecular and epidemiologic characteristics of linezolid-resistant coagulase-negative staphylococci at a tertiary care hospital
    Klaudia Kosowska-Shick
    Department of Pathology, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 68:34-9. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Attitudes of healthcare workers and patients toward individualized hand hygiene reminders
    Kathleen G Julian
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:781-2. 2008

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in the absence of vancomycin exposure
    Cynthia J Whitener
    The Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:1049-55. 2004
    ..For clinical and public health reasons, it is essential that microbiology laboratories adequately test for vancomycin-resistance in S. aureus...
  2. ncbi request reprint First year of mandatory reporting of healthcare-associated infections, Pennsylvania: an infection control-chart abstractor collaboration
    Kathleen G Julian
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:926-30. 2006
    ..In 2004, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania mandated hospitals to report healthcare-associated infections (HAIs). The increased workload led our Infection Control staff to collaborate with Atlas, a group of chart abstractors...
  3. doi request reprint Molecular and epidemiologic characteristics of linezolid-resistant coagulase-negative staphylococci at a tertiary care hospital
    Klaudia Kosowska-Shick
    Department of Pathology, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 68:34-9. 2010
    ..The increase in linezolid-resistant coagulase-negative staphylococci correlated with nosocomial transmission of selected mutated strains in patients who had received linezolid...
  4. doi request reprint Attitudes of healthcare workers and patients toward individualized hand hygiene reminders
    Kathleen G Julian
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:781-2. 2008