Aditya H Gaur

Summary

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

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Evaluating application of the National Healthcare Safety Network central line-associated bloodstream infection surveillance definition: a survey of pediatric intensive care and hematology/oncology units
    Aditya H Gaur
    St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:663-70. 2013
  2. pmc Optimizing frequency of CD4 assays in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Aditya H Gaur
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 29:418-22. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint The judicious use of antibiotics--an investment towards optimized health care
    Aditya H Gaur
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    Indian J Pediatr 73:343-50. 2006
  4. pmc Directly observed therapy (DOT) for nonadherent HIV-infected youth: lessons learned, challenges ahead
    Aditya H Gaur
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 26:947-53. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of catheter-related bloodstream infections among pediatric oncology patients lacking a peripheral culture, using differential time to detection
    Aditya H Gaur
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:445-9. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Provider and practice characteristics associated with antibiotic use in children with presumed viral respiratory tract infections
    Aditya H Gaur
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 N Lauderdale St, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    Pediatrics 115:635-41. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Optimum management of pediatric patients with fever and neutropenia
    Aditya H Gaur
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    Indian J Pediatr 71:825-35. 2004
  8. pmc Knowledge and practice of prechewing/prewarming food by HIV-infected women
    Aditya H Gaur
    Department of Infectious Diseases MS 600, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis TN 38105, USA
    Pediatrics 127:e1206-11. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Practice of feeding premasticated food to infants: a potential risk factor for HIV transmission
    Aditya H Gaur
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 3678, USA
    Pediatrics 124:658-66. 2009
  10. pmc Psychological factors, beliefs about medication, and adherence of youth with human immunodeficiency virus in a multisite directly observed therapy pilot study
    Patricia A Garvie
    Department of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    J Adolesc Health 48:637-40. 2011

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. doi request reprint Evaluating application of the National Healthcare Safety Network central line-associated bloodstream infection surveillance definition: a survey of pediatric intensive care and hematology/oncology units
    Aditya H Gaur
    St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:663-70. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc Optimizing frequency of CD4 assays in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Aditya H Gaur
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 29:418-22. 2013
    ..The principles underlying this modeling-based approach have broad applicability and cost saving implications...
  3. ncbi request reprint The judicious use of antibiotics--an investment towards optimized health care
    Aditya H Gaur
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    Indian J Pediatr 73:343-50. 2006
    ....
  4. pmc Directly observed therapy (DOT) for nonadherent HIV-infected youth: lessons learned, challenges ahead
    Aditya H Gaur
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 26:947-53. 2010
    ..Depressed youth appear to be one subgroup that would benefit from this intervention. Study findings should help inform the design of larger community-based DOT intervention studies in youth...
  5. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of catheter-related bloodstream infections among pediatric oncology patients lacking a peripheral culture, using differential time to detection
    Aditya H Gaur
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:445-9. 2005
    ..Both the pain and inconvenience of PV cultures are undesirable...
  6. ncbi request reprint Provider and practice characteristics associated with antibiotic use in children with presumed viral respiratory tract infections
    Aditya H Gaur
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 N Lauderdale St, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    Pediatrics 115:635-41. 2005
    ..This study was done to evaluate the differences in overuse of antibiotics among staff physicians and resident/interns (housestaff [HS]) who work in hospital-based outpatient clinics...
  7. ncbi request reprint Optimum management of pediatric patients with fever and neutropenia
    Aditya H Gaur
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    Indian J Pediatr 71:825-35. 2004
    ..Selection of empiric antibiotics based on ongoing monitoring of antimicrobial susceptibility patterns is emphasized...
  8. pmc Knowledge and practice of prechewing/prewarming food by HIV-infected women
    Aditya H Gaur
    Department of Infectious Diseases MS 600, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis TN 38105, USA
    Pediatrics 127:e1206-11. 2011
    ..We assessed awareness of prechewing and oral prewarming of food by an adult before offering it to a child among HIV-infected pregnant women and clinical investigators in 3 Latin American countries...
  9. doi request reprint Practice of feeding premasticated food to infants: a potential risk factor for HIV transmission
    Aditya H Gaur
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 3678, USA
    Pediatrics 124:658-66. 2009
    ..We describe 3 cases of HIV transmission in the United States possibly related to this practice...
  10. pmc Psychological factors, beliefs about medication, and adherence of youth with human immunodeficiency virus in a multisite directly observed therapy pilot study
    Patricia A Garvie
    Department of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    J Adolesc Health 48:637-40. 2011
    ..Depressive symptoms, beliefs about medicine, and viewing HIV as a potential threat predicted better DOT adherence...
  11. doi request reprint Risk prediction in pediatric cancer patients with fever and neutropenia
    Hana Hakim
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Mail Stop 600, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 3678, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:53-9. 2010
    ..To identify predictors for 2 risk measures-"proven invasive bacterial infection or culture-negative sepsis (IBD)" and "clinical complications (CC)"-in pediatric cancer patients with fever and neutropenia (FN)...
  12. pmc Etiology and clinical course of febrile neutropenia in children with cancer
    Hana Hakim
    Departments of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 31:623-9. 2009
    ..The etiology, clinical course, and outcome of fever and neutropenia (FN) in children with cancer using the current FN guidelines and diagnostic resources in the United States have not been well described...
  13. ncbi request reprint Optimizing blood culture practices in pediatric immunocompromised patients: evaluation of media types and blood culture volume
    Aditya H Gaur
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 332 N Lauderdale Street, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:545-52. 2003
    ..The optimal use of blood cultures to determine the etiology of febrile episodes in neutropenic children has not been well-defined...
  14. pmc Development of a directly observed therapy adherence intervention for adolescents with human immunodeficiency virus-1: application of focus group methodology to inform design, feasibility, and acceptability
    Patricia A Garvie
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    J Adolesc Health 44:124-32. 2009
    ..To obtain input from adolescents with human immunodeficiency virus-1 (HIV-1) infection to inform the design of a community-based modified directly observed therapy (MDOT) antiretroviral adherence intervention...
  15. doi request reprint Implementation of and barriers to routine HIV screening for adolescents
    Timothy D Minniear
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1076-84. 2009
    ..We developed and implemented a process for routine HIV screening, and we report screening practices and acceptance among adolescents at a large, urban, pediatric emergency department (ED)...
  16. ncbi request reprint In situ diagnosis of central venous catheter-related bloodstream infection without peripheral blood culture
    Jeremy A Franklin
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:614-8. 2004
    ..Comparative quantitative culture of blood obtained via the CVC and a peripheral vein (PV) is a well-accepted method of diagnosing CRBI; however, an alternative definition for use when a PV culture is not available is desirable...
  17. ncbi request reprint Difference in time to detection: a simple method to differentiate catheter-related from non-catheter-related bloodstream infection in immunocompromised pediatric patients
    Aditya H Gaur
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 37:469-75. 2003
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Catheter design influences recurrence of catheter-related bloodstream infection in children with cancer
    Patricia M Flynn
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 N Lauderdale St, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:3520-5. 2003
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Surveillance of hospital-acquired central line-associated bloodstream infections in pediatric hematology-oncology patients: lessons learned, challenges ahead
    Aditya H Gaur
    St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:316-20. 2013
    ..The contribution of viridans streptococci infections was striking. Study findings depict the contemporary epidemiology of CLABSIs in hospitalized pediatric cancer patients...
  20. doi request reprint Delayed entry into and failure to remain in HIV care among HIV-infected adolescents
    Timothy D Minniear
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38103, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 29:99-104. 2013
    ..Among patients engaged in care, those with only high school education or without insurance-which may be markers for socioeconomic status-need additional attention to keep them in care...
  21. ncbi request reprint Does it really take longer not to prescribe antibiotics for viral respiratory tract infections in children?
    Marion E Hare
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN 38103, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 6:152-6. 2006
    ..Although overuse of antibiotics in children has been well documented, few studies have evaluated if the visit time for viral infections varies when antibiotics are or are not prescribed...
  22. doi request reprint Prospective detection of respiratory pathogens in symptomatic children with cancer
    Ashok Srinivasan
    Department of Bone Marrow Transplantation and Cellular Therapy, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:e99-e104. 2013
    ..The data on human rhinovirus, coronavirus, bocavirus, metapneumovirus, Chlamydophila pneumoniae, Mycoplasma pneumoniae and Bordetella pertussis infections in children with cancer is limited...
  23. doi request reprint Risk factors for severe respiratory syncytial virus disease in children with cancer: the importance of lymphopenia and young age
    Chadi M El Saleeby
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 N Lauderdale St, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Pediatrics 121:235-43. 2008
    ..We sought to determine the epidemiologic features of respiratory syncytial virus infection in immunocompromised pediatric patients and to identify the risk factors for severe disease...
  24. doi request reprint Severe H1N1-associated acute respiratory failure in immunocompromised children
    Lama ElBahlawan
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Tennessee 38105 3678, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 57:625-8. 2011
    ..Children with malignancy may be at higher risk of H1N1-associated ARF because of underlying primary disease or immunosuppression associated with chemotherapy...
  25. ncbi request reprint Infections in children and young adults with bone malignancies undergoing limb-sparing surgery
    Aditya H Gaur
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 N Lauderdale Street, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Cancer 104:602-10. 2005
    ..The epidemiology, risk factors, and efficacy of therapy for infections complicating limb-sparing surgery (LSS) are not understood completely...
  26. doi request reprint Motivating factors for high rates of influenza vaccination among healthcare workers
    Hana Hakim
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, United States
    Vaccine 29:5963-9. 2011
    ..Factors associated with HCW uptake of influenza vaccines have not previously been evaluated in a high compliance rate setting...