M K Hayden

Summary

Affiliation: Rush University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Transfer of vancomycin-resistant enterococci via health care worker hands
    Amy N Duckro
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Infectious Diseases, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:302-7. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Insights into the epidemiology and control of infection with vancomycin-resistant enterococci
    M K Hayden
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Infectious Disease, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 31:1058-65. 2000
  3. doi request reprint Risk of hand or glove contamination after contact with patients colonized with vancomycin-resistant enterococcus or the colonized patients' environment
    Mary K Hayden
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:149-54. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Reduction in acquisition of vancomycin-resistant enterococcus after enforcement of routine environmental cleaning measures
    Mary K Hayden
    Dept of Medicine and Pathology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 42:1552-60. 2006
  5. pmc Development of Daptomycin resistance in vivo in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    M K Hayden
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 43:5285-7. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Chlorhexidine gluconate to cleanse patients in a medical intensive care unit: the effectiveness of source control to reduce the bioburden of vancomycin-resistant enterococci
    Michael O Vernon
    Department of Medicine, Stroger Cook County Hospital, Chicago, Ill, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:306-12. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of gloves in the prevention of hand carriage of vancomycin-resistant enterococcus species by health care workers after patient care
    A R Tenorio
    Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 32:826-9. 2001
  8. doi request reprint Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and vancomycin-resistant enterococcus: recognition and prevention in intensive care units
    Michael Y Lin
    Departments of Medicine, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL, USA
    Crit Care Med 38:S335-44. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Daily skin cleansing with chlorhexidine did not reduce the rate of central-line associated bloodstream infection in a surgical intensive care unit
    Kyle J Popovich
    Stroger Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, USA
    Intensive Care Med 36:854-8. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Interventional evaluation of environmental contamination by vancomycin-resistant enterococci: failure of personnel, product, or procedure?
    B Hota
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Hosp Infect 71:123-31. 2009

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Transfer of vancomycin-resistant enterococci via health care worker hands
    Amy N Duckro
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Infectious Diseases, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:302-7. 2005
    ..We sought to determine the frequency of VRE transmission from sites in the environment or on patients' intact skin to clean environmental or skin sites via contaminated hands of HCWs during routine care...
  2. ncbi request reprint Insights into the epidemiology and control of infection with vancomycin-resistant enterococci
    M K Hayden
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Infectious Disease, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 31:1058-65. 2000
    ..The use of such a model may allow more precise determination of the impact of control strategies in the future...
  3. doi request reprint Risk of hand or glove contamination after contact with patients colonized with vancomycin-resistant enterococcus or the colonized patients' environment
    Mary K Hayden
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:149-54. 2008
    ..To estimate the level of hand or glove contamination with vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE) among healthcare workers (HCWs) who touch a patient colonized with VRE and/or the colonized patient's environment during routine care...
  4. ncbi request reprint Reduction in acquisition of vancomycin-resistant enterococcus after enforcement of routine environmental cleaning measures
    Mary K Hayden
    Dept of Medicine and Pathology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 42:1552-60. 2006
    ..Using vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE) as a marker organism, we investigated the effects of improved environmental cleaning with and without promotion of hand hygiene adherence on the spread of VRE in a medical intensive care unit...
  5. pmc Development of Daptomycin resistance in vivo in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    M K Hayden
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 43:5285-7. 2005
    ..aureus. Disk diffusion susceptibility testing failed to detect resistance. Daptomycin at high concentration retained bactericidal activity against resistant isolates...
  6. ncbi request reprint Chlorhexidine gluconate to cleanse patients in a medical intensive care unit: the effectiveness of source control to reduce the bioburden of vancomycin-resistant enterococci
    Michael O Vernon
    Department of Medicine, Stroger Cook County Hospital, Chicago, Ill, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:306-12. 2006
    ..An adjunctive approach may be to use source control (eg, to decontaminate patients' skin)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of gloves in the prevention of hand carriage of vancomycin-resistant enterococcus species by health care workers after patient care
    A R Tenorio
    Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 32:826-9. 2001
    ..However, gloving does not completely prevent contamination of the hands, and hand washing is necessary after glove removal...
  8. doi request reprint Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and vancomycin-resistant enterococcus: recognition and prevention in intensive care units
    Michael Y Lin
    Departments of Medicine, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL, USA
    Crit Care Med 38:S335-44. 2010
    ..Others are pathogen nonspecific (global), such as daily chlorhexidine bathing of all patients in the ICU. We review the evidence for these interventions to help ICU personnel better control MRSA and VRE in their units...
  9. doi request reprint Daily skin cleansing with chlorhexidine did not reduce the rate of central-line associated bloodstream infection in a surgical intensive care unit
    Kyle J Popovich
    Stroger Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, USA
    Intensive Care Med 36:854-8. 2010
    ..Most studies have been done in medical ICUs. In this study, we evaluated the effectiveness of daily chlorhexidine skin cleansing on CLABSI rates in a surgical ICU...
  10. doi request reprint Interventional evaluation of environmental contamination by vancomycin-resistant enterococci: failure of personnel, product, or procedure?
    B Hota
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Hosp Infect 71:123-31. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that surface contamination with VRE is due to a failure to clean rather than to a faulty cleaning procedure or product...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of chlorhexidine bathing to reduce catheter-associated bloodstream infections in medical intensive care unit patients
    Susan C Bleasdale
    Department of Medicine Infectious Diseases, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:2073-9. 2007
    ..To determine whether patients bathed daily with chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) have a lower incidence of primary bloodstream infections (BSIs) compared with patients bathed with soap and water...
  12. doi request reprint Effectiveness of routine patient cleansing with chlorhexidine gluconate for infection prevention in the medical intensive care unit
    Kyle J Popovich
    Department of Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 30:959-63. 2009
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  13. ncbi request reprint Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus skin and soft tissue infections at a public hospital: do public housing and incarceration amplify transmission?
    Bala Hota
    Department of Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1026-33. 2007
    ..Understanding the epidemiology of CA-MRSA is critical for developing control measures...
  14. ncbi request reprint Multicenter intervention program to increase adherence to hand hygiene recommendations and glove use and to reduce the incidence of antimicrobial resistance
    William E Trick
    Collaborative Research Unit, Department of Medicine, Stroger Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:42-9. 2007
    ..To determine whether a multimodal intervention could improve adherence to hand hygiene and glove use recommendations and decrease the incidence of antimicrobial resistance in different types of healthcare facilities...
  15. ncbi request reprint Phialemonium: an emerging mold pathogen that caused 4 cases of hemodialysis-associated endovascular infection
    Laurie A Proia
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 39:373-9. 2004
    ..Recent literature corroborates our experience that Phialemonium infection presents unique diagnostic challenges and that optimal management, particularly with regard to antifungal therapy, is not known...
  16. ncbi request reprint Patients in long-term care facilities: a reservoir for vancomycin-resistant enterococci
    Marnie L Elizaga
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Rush Medical College, and Division of Infectious Diseases, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 34:441-6. 2002
    ..001). Patients in LTCFs in urban referral hospitals are a major reservoir for VRE, which can be transmitted to other inpatients in the hospital, in the LTCF, and in smaller community hospitals...
  17. pmc Direct ertapenem disk screening method for identification of KPC-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae and Escherichia coli in surveillance swab specimens
    Karen Lolans
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 48:836-41. 2010
    ..Direct ertapenem disk testing is simpler, more sensitive, and more specific than selective broth enrichment with imipenem for detection of KPC-producing K. pneumoniae and E. coli in surveillance specimens...
  18. ncbi request reprint Association between the presence of enterococcal virulence factors gelatinase, hemolysin, and enterococcal surface protein and mortality among patients with bacteremia due to Enterococcus faecalis
    Emanuel N Vergis
    Infectious Disease Section, Veterans Affairs Medical Center University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:570-5. 2002
    ..Thirty-two percent of isolates carried the esp gene, 64% produced gelatinase, and 11% produced hemolysin. There was no significant association between 14-day mortality and any of the markers studied, singly or in combination...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cycling empirical antimicrobial agents to prevent emergence of antimicrobial-resistant Gram-negative bacteria among intensive care unit patients
    David K Warren
    Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:2450-6. 2004
    ..To determine the impact of the rotation of antimicrobial agents on the rates of infection, intestinal colonization, and acquisition with antimicrobial-resistant Gram-negative bacteria...