Kalpana Gupta

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Inverse association of H2O2-producing lactobacilli and vaginal Escherichia coli colonization in women with recurrent urinary tract infections
    K Gupta
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    J Infect Dis 178:446-50. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of contraceptive method on the vaginal microbial flora: a prospective evaluation
    K Gupta
    Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195
    J Infect Dis 181:595-601. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial resistance among uropathogens that cause community-acquired urinary tract infections in women: a nationwide analysis
    K Gupta
    Department of Medicine Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 33:89-94. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Outcomes associated with trimethoprim/sulphamethoxazole (TMP/SMX) therapy in TMP/SMX resistant community-acquired UTI
    Kalpana Gupta
    Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Box 356523, Seattle, WA, USA
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 19:554-6. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Emerging antibiotic resistance in urinary tract pathogens
    Kalpana Gupta
    Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington School of Medicine, BB1221, Box 356523, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 17:243-59. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Short-course nitrofurantoin for the treatment of acute uncomplicated cystitis in women
    Kalpana Gupta
    Department of Medicine, Yale University and VA Connecticut Healthcare System, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:2207-12. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Amoxicillin-clavulanate vs ciprofloxacin for the treatment of uncomplicated cystitis in women: a randomized trial
    Thomas M Hooton
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    JAMA 293:949-55. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Isolation of fluoroquinolone-resistant rectal Escherichia coli after treatment of acute uncomplicated cystitis
    Kalpana Gupta
    Department of Medicine Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195, USA
    J Antimicrob Chemother 56:243-6. 2005
  9. pmc Risk factors associated with acute pyelonephritis in healthy women
    Delia Scholes
    Group Health Cooperative and University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Ann Intern Med 142:20-7. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Cohorting based on nasal methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus status: an opportunity to share more than a room
    Dima Kabbani
    Department of Medicine, VA Boston HCS, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Infect Control 41:401-4. 2013

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Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Inverse association of H2O2-producing lactobacilli and vaginal Escherichia coli colonization in women with recurrent urinary tract infections
    K Gupta
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    J Infect Dis 178:446-50. 1998
    ..5; P = .02). Thus, absence of H2O2-positive lactobacilli may be important in the pathogenesis of recurrent UTI by facilitating E. coli introital colonization...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of contraceptive method on the vaginal microbial flora: a prospective evaluation
    K Gupta
    Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195
    J Infect Dis 181:595-601. 2000
    ..coli, Enterococcus species, and anaerobic gram-negative rods. Thus, spermicidal methods of contraception are associated with alterations of the vaginal microflora that consequently may predispose women to genitourinary infections...
  3. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial resistance among uropathogens that cause community-acquired urinary tract infections in women: a nationwide analysis
    K Gupta
    Department of Medicine Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 33:89-94. 2001
    ..001). The in vitro susceptibility of uropathogens in female outpatients varies according to age and geographic region...
  4. ncbi request reprint Outcomes associated with trimethoprim/sulphamethoxazole (TMP/SMX) therapy in TMP/SMX resistant community-acquired UTI
    Kalpana Gupta
    Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Box 356523, Seattle, WA, USA
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 19:554-6. 2002
    ..Thus, it is reasonable to consider an agent other than TMP/SMX when the TMP/SMX resistance prevalence reaches 20%...
  5. ncbi request reprint Emerging antibiotic resistance in urinary tract pathogens
    Kalpana Gupta
    Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington School of Medicine, BB1221, Box 356523, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 17:243-59. 2003
    ..In the meantime, ongoing surveillance of resistance trends and enhanced understanding of the determinants of resistance are crucial for optimal management of UTIs...
  6. ncbi request reprint Short-course nitrofurantoin for the treatment of acute uncomplicated cystitis in women
    Kalpana Gupta
    Department of Medicine, Yale University and VA Connecticut Healthcare System, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:2207-12. 2007
    ..Evidence-based use of this drug is increasingly important as trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole resistance among uropathogens increases...
  7. ncbi request reprint Amoxicillin-clavulanate vs ciprofloxacin for the treatment of uncomplicated cystitis in women: a randomized trial
    Thomas M Hooton
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    JAMA 293:949-55. 2005
    ..One such antibiotic, amoxicillin-clavulanate, has not been well studied...
  8. ncbi request reprint Isolation of fluoroquinolone-resistant rectal Escherichia coli after treatment of acute uncomplicated cystitis
    Kalpana Gupta
    Department of Medicine Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195, USA
    J Antimicrob Chemother 56:243-6. 2005
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  9. pmc Risk factors associated with acute pyelonephritis in healthy women
    Delia Scholes
    Group Health Cooperative and University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Ann Intern Med 142:20-7. 2005
    ..Although most cases of acute pyelonephritis occur in otherwise healthy women, data on risk factors for this condition are lacking...
  10. doi request reprint Cohorting based on nasal methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus status: an opportunity to share more than a room
    Dima Kabbani
    Department of Medicine, VA Boston HCS, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Infect Control 41:401-4. 2013
    ..However, little is known about differences in S aureus nasal and extranasal carriage between hospital roommates who are in MRSA or non-MRSA designated rooms...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and determinants of vaginal flora alterations in postmenopausal women
    Wendy L Pabich
    University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Infect Dis 188:1054-8. 2003
    ..coli. Thus, postmenopausal women have a relative depletion of vaginal lactobacilli and an increase in vaginal E. coli compared with premenopausal women...
  12. doi request reprint International clinical practice guidelines for the treatment of acute uncomplicated cystitis and pyelonephritis in women: A 2010 update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the European Society for Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
    Kalpana Gupta
    Department of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Boston Health Care System, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:e103-20. 2011
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Adherence of Lactobacillus crispatus to vaginal epithelial cells from women with or without a history of recurrent urinary tract infection
    Louisa Kwok
    University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington
    J Urol 176:2050-4; discussion 2054. 2006
    ..We also examined the effects of relevant host factors on bacterial adherence...
  14. pmc Recurrent urinary tract infection and urinary Escherichia coli in women ingesting cranberry juice daily: a randomized controlled trial
    Ann E Stapleton
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 87:143-50. 2012
    ..To compare the time to urinary tract infection (UTI) and the rates of asymptomatic bacteriuria and urinary P-fimbriated Escherichia coli during a 6-month period in women ingesting cranberry vs placebo juice daily...
  15. ncbi request reprint Predictors of urinary tract infection after menopause: a prospective study
    Sara L Jackson
    Northwest Health Services Research and Development Program, VA Puget Sound, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Med 117:903-11. 2004
    ..To describe the incidence of and risk factors for acute cystitis among nondiabetic and diabetic postmenopausal women...
  16. pmc Molecular epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates from patients newly identified as nasal carriers
    Susan K Weir
    Department of Medicine, VA Boston HCS, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 50:3283-6. 2012
    ..Repeat nasal screening for MRSA during the same or subsequent hospitalizations over 6 months could also be deferred, reducing costs associated with screening...
  17. doi request reprint A clinical history of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus is a poor predictor of preoperative colonization status and postoperative infections
    Judith Strymish
    Department of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33:1113-7. 2012
    ..We aimed to evaluate the test characteristics of these surrogates...
  18. pmc Trends in prescribing beta-lactam antibiotics for treatment of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections
    Kalpana Gupta
    Department of Medicine, VA Connecticut Health Care System, West Haven, CT, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 45:3930-4. 2007
    ..Further evaluation of the outcomes associated with discordant therapy for CA-MRSA SSTIs is needed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Addressing antibiotic resistance
    Kalpana Gupta
    Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle 98195, USA
    Am J Med 113:29S-34S. 2002
    ..In areas where resistance to TMP-SMX exceeds this rate, alternative agents need to be considered...
  20. doi request reprint Preoperative nasal methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus status, surgical prophylaxis, and risk-adjusted postoperative outcomes in veterans
    Kalpana Gupta
    Department of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts, 02132, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:791-6. 2011
    ..To determine whether preoperative nasal methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) carriage is a significant predictor of postoperative infections, after accounting for surgical infection risk and surgical prophylaxis...
  21. doi request reprint Proton pump inhibitors and risk for recurrent Clostridium difficile infection
    Amy Linsky
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center Boston Medical Center, 801 Massachusetts Ave, Second Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:772-8. 2010
    ..We sought to determine the association between PPI use and the risk of recurrent CDI...
  22. ncbi request reprint Addressing antibiotic resistance
    Kalpana Gupta
    Dis Mon 49:99-110. 2003
    ..In areas where resistance to TMP-SMX exceeds this rate, alternative agents need to be considered...
  23. pmc Risk factors for trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole resistance in patients with acute uncomplicated cystitis
    Richard Colgan
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 52:846-51. 2008
    ..TMP-SMX r isolates were more likely to belong to CGA. Knowledge of these risk factors for TMP-SMX resistance could facilitate the accurate selection of empirical therapy...
  24. ncbi request reprint Duration of therapy for urinary tract infection: the long and the short of it
    Kalpana Gupta
    Clin Infect Dis 39:665-6. 2004
  25. pmc How do viral and host factors modulate the sexual transmission of HIV? Can transmission be blocked?
    Kalpana Gupta
    International AIDS Vaccine Initiative, New York, New York, USA
    PLoS Med 3:e79. 2006