Suzanne F Bradley

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Staphylococcus aureus infections and antibiotic resistance in older adults
    Suzanne F Bradley
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System and University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 34:211-6. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia: emergence of MRSA in the community
    Suzanne F Bradley
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Semin Respir Crit Care Med 26:643-9. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infections: the association between age and mortality and functional status
    Preeti N Malani
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1485-9. 2008
  4. pmc Conceptual model for reducing infections and antimicrobial resistance in skilled nursing facilities: focusing on residents with indwelling devices
    Lona Mody
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Health Service Research and Development Center of Excellence, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:654-61. 2011
  5. pmc Epidemiology of Staphylococcus aureus colonization in nursing home residents
    Lona Mody
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Veteran Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor 48105, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:1368-73. 2008
  6. pmc Indwelling device use and antibiotic resistance in nursing homes: identifying a high-risk group
    Lona Mody
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1921-6. 2007
  7. pmc Molecular epidemiology of Staphylococcus aureus colonization in 2 long-term care facilities
    Lona Mody
    Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:212-4. 2006
  8. pmc Mupirocin-based decolonization of Staphylococcus aureus carriers in residents of 2 long-term care facilities: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Lona Mody
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 37:1467-74. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Management of asymptomatic colonization and outbreaks of infection in long-term care
    Shelly A McNeil
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Geriatrics 57:16-8, 21-4, 27. 2002
  10. pmc Preventing infections in nursing homes: a survey of infection control practices in southeast Michigan
    Lona Mody
    Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105, USA
    Am J Infect Control 33:489-92. 2005

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Staphylococcus aureus infections and antibiotic resistance in older adults
    Suzanne F Bradley
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System and University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 34:211-6. 2002
    ..Choices regarding empirical therapy should be made on the basis of knowledge of local antibiotic susceptibility patterns...
  2. ncbi request reprint Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia: emergence of MRSA in the community
    Suzanne F Bradley
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Semin Respir Crit Care Med 26:643-9. 2005
    ..aureus (CA-MRSA) is essential. It is equally important to attain microbiological confirmation of the diagnosis for optimal treatment and to initiate appropriate infection control procedures...
  3. doi request reprint Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infections: the association between age and mortality and functional status
    Preeti N Malani
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1485-9. 2008
    ..To assess the association between Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) blood stream infections (BSIs) and morbidity and mortality in older adults...
  4. pmc Conceptual model for reducing infections and antimicrobial resistance in skilled nursing facilities: focusing on residents with indwelling devices
    Lona Mody
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Health Service Research and Development Center of Excellence, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:654-61. 2011
    ..If this strategy is effective, similar strategies can be studied and implemented for other high-risk groups...
  5. pmc Epidemiology of Staphylococcus aureus colonization in nursing home residents
    Lona Mody
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Veteran Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor 48105, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:1368-73. 2008
    ..aureus (MRSA) has emerged in community nursing homes...
  6. pmc Indwelling device use and antibiotic resistance in nursing homes: identifying a high-risk group
    Lona Mody
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1921-6. 2007
    ..To quantify the relationship between indwelling devices (urinary catheters, feeding tubes, and peripherally inserted central catheters) and carriage of antimicrobial-resistant pathogens in nursing home residents...
  7. pmc Molecular epidemiology of Staphylococcus aureus colonization in 2 long-term care facilities
    Lona Mody
    Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:212-4. 2006
    ..Residents colonized with methicillin-resistant S. aureus were more likely to acquire a new strain (67%) than were residents colonized with methicillin-susceptible S. aureus (20%) (P=.04)...
  8. pmc Mupirocin-based decolonization of Staphylococcus aureus carriers in residents of 2 long-term care facilities: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Lona Mody
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 37:1467-74. 2003
    ..Thirteen (86%) of 14 residents who became recolonized had the same pretherapy strain; no strain recovered during relapse was resistant to mupirocin. A trend toward reduction in infections was seen with mupirocin treatment...
  9. ncbi request reprint Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Management of asymptomatic colonization and outbreaks of infection in long-term care
    Shelly A McNeil
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Geriatrics 57:16-8, 21-4, 27. 2002
    ..Using short-term nasal application of mupirocin ointment for MRSA-colonized residents and staff implicated in the outbreak may help break the chain of transmission...
  10. pmc Preventing infections in nursing homes: a survey of infection control practices in southeast Michigan
    Lona Mody
    Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105, USA
    Am J Infect Control 33:489-92. 2005
    ..Studies on adherence to infection control policies in nursing homes (NHs) are limited. This pilot study explores the use of various infection control practices and the role of infection control practitioners in southeast Michigan NHs...
  11. ncbi request reprint Candida albicans sternal wound infections: a chronic and recurrent complication of median sternotomy
    Preeti N Malani
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:1316-20. 2002
    ..Of 10 patients for whom follow-up data were available, 7 were cured after initial therapy (median duration of treatment, 6 months), and 3 experienced a relapse and required a second course of fluconazole...
  12. pmc Assessment of pneumonia in older adults: effect of functional status
    Lona Mody
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1062-7. 2006
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  13. ncbi request reprint Endogenous Aspergillus endophthalmitis: report of 3 cases and review of the literature
    James Riddell Iv
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System and University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 81:311-20. 2002