Miguela A Caniza

Summary

Affiliation: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Establishment of ethical oversight of human research in El Salvador: lessons learned
    Miguela A Caniza
    St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Lancet Oncol 7:1027-33. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Effective hand hygiene education with the use of flipcharts in a hospital in El Salvador
    M A Caniza
    Department of Infectious Diseases and International Outreach Program, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    J Hosp Infect 65:58-64. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Planning and implementation of an infection control training program for healthcare providers in Latin America
    Miguela A Caniza
    International Outreach Program, Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, 38105 2794, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:1328-33. 2007
  4. doi request reprint A practical guide to alcohol-based hand hygiene infrastructure in a resource-poor pediatric hospital
    Miguela A Caniza
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105 3678, USA
    Am J Infect Control 37:851-4. 2009
  5. pmc The controversy of varicella vaccination in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Miguela A Caniza
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 58:12-6. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Challenges faced by research ethics committees in El Salvador: results from a focus group study
    Jonathan W Camp
    Infectious Diseases Department, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 North Lauderdale St, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    Dev World Bioeth 9:11-7. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Improving waste segregation while reducing costs in a tertiary-care hospital in a lower-middle-income country in Central America
    Kyle M Johnson
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Waste Manag Res 31:733-8. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Surveillance of healthcare associated infections in pediatric cancer patients between 2004 and 2009 in a public pediatric hospital in Mexico city, Mexico
    Hilda Hernández Orozco
    Department of Infectious Disease Infection Prevention and Control Committee Department of Gastroenterology, National Institute of Pediatrics, Mexico City, Mexico Department of Infectious Diseases The International Outreach Program, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 36:96-8. 2014

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Establishment of ethical oversight of human research in El Salvador: lessons learned
    Miguela A Caniza
    St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Lancet Oncol 7:1027-33. 2006
    ..This model of interaction can also be used by institutions in high-income countries to create and strengthen the capacity for ethics in human research in low-income countries...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effective hand hygiene education with the use of flipcharts in a hospital in El Salvador
    M A Caniza
    Department of Infectious Diseases and International Outreach Program, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    J Hosp Infect 65:58-64. 2007
    ..Although the use of flipcharts requires a skilled and well-trained instructor, flipcharts could be used more widely to deliver education in resource-poor settings...
  3. ncbi request reprint Planning and implementation of an infection control training program for healthcare providers in Latin America
    Miguela A Caniza
    International Outreach Program, Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, 38105 2794, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:1328-33. 2007
    ..We collaboratively planned and implemented a multinational training course in San Salvador, El Salvador, to address this need...
  4. doi request reprint A practical guide to alcohol-based hand hygiene infrastructure in a resource-poor pediatric hospital
    Miguela A Caniza
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105 3678, USA
    Am J Infect Control 37:851-4. 2009
    ..Alcohol-based HH can compensate for inadequate infrastructure and supplies. We describe the implementation of alcohol-based HH in five high-risk wards of a pediatric hospital in El Salvador...
  5. pmc The controversy of varicella vaccination in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Miguela A Caniza
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 58:12-6. 2012
    ..There is little available data to allow a comparison of the risk versus benefit of vaccinating these patients...
  6. doi request reprint Challenges faced by research ethics committees in El Salvador: results from a focus group study
    Jonathan W Camp
    Infectious Diseases Department, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 North Lauderdale St, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    Dev World Bioeth 9:11-7. 2009
    ..To identify perceived barriers to capacity building for local research ethics oversight in El Salvador, and to set an agenda for international collaborative capacity building...
  7. doi request reprint Improving waste segregation while reducing costs in a tertiary-care hospital in a lower-middle-income country in Central America
    Kyle M Johnson
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Waste Manag Res 31:733-8. 2013
    ..Hospitals can benefit from maximising the use of available resources by sustaining best practices of HCW, especially those in hospitals in lower-middle-income countries...
  8. doi request reprint Surveillance of healthcare associated infections in pediatric cancer patients between 2004 and 2009 in a public pediatric hospital in Mexico city, Mexico
    Hilda Hernández Orozco
    Department of Infectious Disease Infection Prevention and Control Committee Department of Gastroenterology, National Institute of Pediatrics, Mexico City, Mexico Department of Infectious Diseases The International Outreach Program, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 36:96-8. 2014
    ..The HAI-associated mortality rate was 3.7%. Although the overall HAI rate is in line with published reports, the mortality rate was higher, suggesting the incorporation of more aggressive methods to treat infections at our hospital. ..