Christopher J Graber

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Intermediate vancomycin susceptibility in a community-associated MRSA clone
    Christopher J Graber
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of California, San Francisco General Hospital, 94110, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:491-3. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical problem-solving. A stitch in time--a 64-year-old man with a history of coronary artery disease and peripheral vascular disease was admitted to the hospital with a several-month history of fevers, chills, and fatigue
    Christopher J Graber
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    N Engl J Med 357:1029-34. 2007
  3. doi request reprint A population-based study of the incidence and molecular epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus disease in San Francisco, 2004-2005
    Catherine Liu
    Div of Infectious Diseases, University of California, San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Ave, S 380, Box 0654, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:1637-46. 2008
  4. doi request reprint The arginine catabolic mobile element and staphylococcal chromosomal cassette mec linkage: convergence of virulence and resistance in the USA300 clone of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Binh An Diep
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco 94110, USA
    J Infect Dis 197:1523-30. 2008
  5. pmc Concurrent epidemics of skin and soft tissue infection and bloodstream infection due to community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Pierre Tattevin
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 55:781-8. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Emergence of multidrug-resistant, community-associated, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus clone USA300 in men who have sex with men
    Binh An Diep
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Ann Intern Med 148:249-57. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Clonality of Staphylococcus aureus colonization over time in attendees of a camp for children with chronic dermatoses
    Christopher J Graber
    David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 28:519-23. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of human immunodeficiency virus and hepatitis C telemedicine clinics
    Hemen N Saifu
    Department of Medicine, VA Greater Los Angeles Health, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Am J Manag Care 18:207-12. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Elevated vancomycin trough is not associated with nephrotoxicity among inpatient veterans
    Kavitha K Prabaker
    Department of Medicine, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Hosp Med 7:91-7. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Failure of decolonization in patients with infections due to mupirocin-resistant strains of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Christopher J Graber
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:284; author reply 284-5. 2008

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Publications12

  1. pmc Intermediate vancomycin susceptibility in a community-associated MRSA clone
    Christopher J Graber
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of California, San Francisco General Hospital, 94110, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:491-3. 2007
    ..The strain was isolated from the bone of a 56-year-old man with lumbar osteomyelitis after a 6-week treatment course of vancomycin for catheter-associated septic thrombophlebitis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical problem-solving. A stitch in time--a 64-year-old man with a history of coronary artery disease and peripheral vascular disease was admitted to the hospital with a several-month history of fevers, chills, and fatigue
    Christopher J Graber
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    N Engl J Med 357:1029-34. 2007
  3. doi request reprint A population-based study of the incidence and molecular epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus disease in San Francisco, 2004-2005
    Catherine Liu
    Div of Infectious Diseases, University of California, San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Ave, S 380, Box 0654, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:1637-46. 2008
    ..Our objective was to perform a population-based survey of the clinical and molecular epidemiology of MRSA disease in San Francisco, California...
  4. doi request reprint The arginine catabolic mobile element and staphylococcal chromosomal cassette mec linkage: convergence of virulence and resistance in the USA300 clone of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Binh An Diep
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco 94110, USA
    J Infect Dis 197:1523-30. 2008
    ..These data are consistent with a model in which ACME enhances growth and survival of USA300, allowing for genetic "hitchhiking" of SCCmec. SCCmec in turn protects against exposure to beta-lactams...
  5. pmc Concurrent epidemics of skin and soft tissue infection and bloodstream infection due to community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Pierre Tattevin
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 55:781-8. 2012
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  6. ncbi request reprint Emergence of multidrug-resistant, community-associated, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus clone USA300 in men who have sex with men
    Binh An Diep
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Ann Intern Med 148:249-57. 2008
    ..Infection with multidrug-resistant, community-associated, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) has been reported but seems to be isolated...
  7. doi request reprint Clonality of Staphylococcus aureus colonization over time in attendees of a camp for children with chronic dermatoses
    Christopher J Graber
    David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 28:519-23. 2011
    ..Although S. aureus colonization was frequent among camp attendees (and in persons with CD in particular), it was diverse and variable. Camp attendance did not appear to affect infection-related clinical outcomes...
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of human immunodeficiency virus and hepatitis C telemedicine clinics
    Hemen N Saifu
    Department of Medicine, VA Greater Los Angeles Health, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Am J Manag Care 18:207-12. 2012
    ..We assess the impact of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and hepatitis C telemedicine consultation on patient-oriented outcomes in a rural Veterans Affairs population...
  9. doi request reprint Elevated vancomycin trough is not associated with nephrotoxicity among inpatient veterans
    Kavitha K Prabaker
    Department of Medicine, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Hosp Med 7:91-7. 2012
    ..OBJECTIVE/SETTING: We sought to determine if there was an association between vancomycin trough and nephrotoxicity, defined as 0.5 mg/L or 50% increase in serum creatinine, at a large Veterans Affairs medical center...
  10. doi request reprint Failure of decolonization in patients with infections due to mupirocin-resistant strains of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Christopher J Graber
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:284; author reply 284-5. 2008
  11. doi request reprint Recurrence of skin and soft tissue infection caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a HIV primary care clinic
    Christopher J Graber
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 49:231-3. 2008
  12. ncbi request reprint A retrospective investigation of advanced periodontal disease as a risk factor for septicemia in hematopoietic stem cell and bone marrow transplant recipients
    Sunday O Akintoye
    Clinical Research Core and Craniofacial and Skeletal Diseases Branch, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research NIDCR, National Institute of Health NIH, Bethesda, MD, 20892 4320 USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 94:581-8. 2002
    ..The primary aim of the present study was to determine impact of chronic periodontitis, as measured by radiographic alveolar bone loss, on septicemia and transplant mortality...