Kavitha Prabaker

Summary

Affiliation: Rush University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Transfer from high-acuity long-term care facilities is associated with carriage of Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae: a multihospital study
    Kavitha Prabaker
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33:1193-9. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Use of the point of origin code from a universal billing form, UB-04, to efficiently identify hospitalized patients admitted from other health care facilities
    Kavitha K Prabaker
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Infect Control 40:659-62. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Trends in antimicrobial resistance in intensive care units in the United States
    Kavitha Prabaker
    Rush University Medical Center, Cook County Health and Hospitals System, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Curr Opin Crit Care 17:472-9. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Anatomic sites of patient colonization and environmental contamination with Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae at long-term acute care hospitals
    Caroline J Thurlow
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:56-61. 2013

Collaborators

  • Michael Y Lin
  • Caroline J Thurlow
  • Robert A Weinstein
  • Mary K Hayden
  • Karen Lolans

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Transfer from high-acuity long-term care facilities is associated with carriage of Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae: a multihospital study
    Kavitha Prabaker
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33:1193-9. 2012
    ..To determine whether transfer from a long-term care facility (LTCF) is a risk factor for colonization with Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC)-producing Enterobacteriaceae upon acute care hospital admission...
  2. doi request reprint Use of the point of origin code from a universal billing form, UB-04, to efficiently identify hospitalized patients admitted from other health care facilities
    Kavitha K Prabaker
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Infect Control 40:659-62. 2012
    ..Recent exposure to health care facilities is a risk factor for carriage of multidrug-resistant organisms, but identification of hospitalized patients admitted from other health care facilities is often inefficient...
  3. doi request reprint Trends in antimicrobial resistance in intensive care units in the United States
    Kavitha Prabaker
    Rush University Medical Center, Cook County Health and Hospitals System, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Curr Opin Crit Care 17:472-9. 2011
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Anatomic sites of patient colonization and environmental contamination with Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae at long-term acute care hospitals
    Caroline J Thurlow
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:56-61. 2013
    ..To determine anatomic sites of colonization in patients and to assess environmental contamination with Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC)-producing Enterobacteriaceae...