J Cadena

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Health Science Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Clindamycin-resistant methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: epidemiologic and molecular characteristics and associated clinical factors
    Jose Cadena
    South Texas Veterans Healthcare System, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 74:16-21. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic cycling to decrease bacterial antibiotic resistance: a 5-year experience on a bone marrow transplant unit
    J Cadena
    Department of Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Bone Marrow Transplant 40:151-5. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Antifungal prophylaxis with voriconazole or itraconazole in lung transplant recipients: hepatotoxicity and effectiveness
    J Cadena
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio UTHSCSA, TX, USA
    Am J Transplant 9:2085-91. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Improving influenza vaccination of healthcare workers by means of quality improvement tools
    Jose Cadena
    South Texas Veterans Health Care System, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:616-8. 2011

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Clindamycin-resistant methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: epidemiologic and molecular characteristics and associated clinical factors
    Jose Cadena
    South Texas Veterans Healthcare System, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 74:16-21. 2012
    ..Clinical resolution was similar between groups (77% versus 68%; P = 0.26). Clindamycin-resistant MRSA was less often USA-300 (82% versus 98%, P = 0.004). Clindamycin resistance did not affect MRSA-SSTI clinical outcomes...
  2. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic cycling to decrease bacterial antibiotic resistance: a 5-year experience on a bone marrow transplant unit
    J Cadena
    Department of Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Bone Marrow Transplant 40:151-5. 2007
    ..30-0.63 and OR: 0.38, 95% CI: 0.26-0.56). Cycling was associated with preserved antibiotic susceptibility among Gram-negatives, but with an increase in Enterococcus spp. and vancomycin and ampicillin resistance among enterococci...
  3. doi request reprint Antifungal prophylaxis with voriconazole or itraconazole in lung transplant recipients: hepatotoxicity and effectiveness
    J Cadena
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio UTHSCSA, TX, USA
    Am J Transplant 9:2085-91. 2009
    ..Voriconazole prophylaxis after lung transplantation was associated with a higher incidence of hepatotoxicity and similar clinical effectiveness when compared to itraconazole...
  4. doi request reprint Improving influenza vaccination of healthcare workers by means of quality improvement tools
    Jose Cadena
    South Texas Veterans Health Care System, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:616-8. 2011
    ..Vaccination rates increased from 58.8% to 76.6% (P < .01). Quality improvement increased the voluntary vaccination rate but did not achieve a rate more than 80%...