Julia Shaklee Sammons

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Affiliation: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Pitfalls in Diagnosis of Pediatric Clostridium difficile Infection
    Julia S Sammons
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Infection Prevention and Control, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA Electronic address
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 29:465-76. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Diagnosis and Management of Clostridium difficile Infection by Pediatric Infectious Diseases Physicians
    Julia Shaklee Sammons
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
    J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 3:43-8. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Clostridium difficile Infection in children
    Julia Shaklee Sammons
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, PA, USA
    JAMA Pediatr 167:567-73. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Recent trends in the epidemiology and treatment of C. difficile infection in children
    Julia Shaklee Sammons
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Department of Infection Prevention and Control, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 25:116-21. 2013
  5. pmc Clostridium difficile infection is associated with increased risk of death and prolonged hospitalization in children
    Julia Shaklee Sammons
    Division of Infectious Diseases, and Department of Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 57:1-8. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Risk factors for in-hospital mortality among a cohort of children with Clostridium difficile infection
    Neika Vendetti
    1Division of Infectious Disease, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 36:1183-9. 2015
  7. doi request reprint Reducing catheter-associated urinary tract infections: a quality-improvement initiative
    Katherine Finn Davis
    University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia Pennsylvania Department of Nursing, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and
    Pediatrics 134:e857-64. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Present or absent on admission: results of changes in National Healthcare Safety Network surveillance definitions
    Lauren Farrell
    Department of Infection Prevention and Control, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA Electronic address
    Am J Infect Control 43:1128-30. 2015

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Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Pitfalls in Diagnosis of Pediatric Clostridium difficile Infection
    Julia S Sammons
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Infection Prevention and Control, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA Electronic address
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 29:465-76. 2015
    ..The significance of CDI among infants and the implications of positive C difficile testing among healthy children in the community are areas in need of further study. ..
  2. doi request reprint Diagnosis and Management of Clostridium difficile Infection by Pediatric Infectious Diseases Physicians
    Julia Shaklee Sammons
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
    J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 3:43-8. 2014
    ..Our objective was to describe current CDI management practices by pediatric infectious diseases (ID) physicians...
  3. doi request reprint Clostridium difficile Infection in children
    Julia Shaklee Sammons
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, PA, USA
    JAMA Pediatr 167:567-73. 2013
    ..In addition, we review current knowledge in the areas of diagnosis and management of CDI among children and highlight future areas for research...
  4. doi request reprint Recent trends in the epidemiology and treatment of C. difficile infection in children
    Julia Shaklee Sammons
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Department of Infection Prevention and Control, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 25:116-21. 2013
    ..This review provides an update on the changing epidemiology of C. difficile infection (CDI) for pediatric providers and summarizes current knowledge regarding available therapies...
  5. pmc Clostridium difficile infection is associated with increased risk of death and prolonged hospitalization in children
    Julia Shaklee Sammons
    Division of Infectious Diseases, and Department of Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 57:1-8. 2013
    ..Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) is associated with significant morbidity and mortality among adults. However, outcomes are poorly defined among children...
  6. doi request reprint Risk factors for in-hospital mortality among a cohort of children with Clostridium difficile infection
    Neika Vendetti
    1Division of Infectious Disease, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 36:1183-9. 2015
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify risk factors for all-cause in-hospital mortality among children with CDI...
  7. doi request reprint Reducing catheter-associated urinary tract infections: a quality-improvement initiative
    Katherine Finn Davis
    University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia Pennsylvania Department of Nursing, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and
    Pediatrics 134:e857-64. 2014
    ..Catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTIs) are among the most common health care-associated infections in the United States, yet little is known about the prevention and epidemiology of pediatric CAUTIs...
  8. doi request reprint Present or absent on admission: results of changes in National Healthcare Safety Network surveillance definitions
    Lauren Farrell
    Department of Infection Prevention and Control, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA Electronic address
    Am J Infect Control 43:1128-30. 2015
    ..These findings have important implications for states with mandatory HAI reporting using National Healthcare Safety Network definitions. ..