Michael A Rubin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Utah
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Identification of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus within the nation's Veterans Affairs medical centers using natural language processing
    Makoto Jones
    VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:34. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint A multifaceted intervention to improve antimicrobial prescribing for upper respiratory tract infections in a small rural community
    Michael A Rubin
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah, School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:546-53. 2005
  3. pmc Use of a personal digital assistant for managing antibiotic prescribing for outpatient respiratory tract infections in rural communities
    Michael A Rubin
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, 300 North 1900 East, Room AC 230A, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:627-34. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Double trouble: how big a problem is redundant anaerobic antibiotic coverage in Veterans Affairs medical centres?
    Benedikt Huttner
    VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, IDEAS Center, Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA
    J Antimicrob Chemother 67:1537-9. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical decision support and appropriateness of antimicrobial prescribing: a randomized trial
    Matthew H Samore
    VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, USA
    JAMA 294:2305-14. 2005
  6. pmc Influenza, Winter Olympiad, 2002
    Adi V Gundlapalli
    University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:144-6. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Agreement in classifying bloodstream infections among multiple reviewers conducting surveillance
    Jeanmarie Mayer
    University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 55:364-70. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Long-term care facilities in Utah: a description of human and information technology resources applied to infection control practice
    Makoto Jones
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Am J Infect Control 40:446-50. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Parenteral to oral conversion of fluoroquinolones: low-hanging fruit for antimicrobial stewardship programs?
    Makoto Jones
    IDEAS Center, VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, Utah 84148, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33:362-7. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Dissemination and sustainability of a hospital-wide hand hygiene program emphasizing positive reinforcement
    Jeanmarie Mayer
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:59-66. 2011

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Publications11

  1. pmc Identification of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus within the nation's Veterans Affairs medical centers using natural language processing
    Makoto Jones
    VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:34. 2012
    ..Assembling complete and correct microbiology data is vital to understanding and addressing the multiple drug-resistant organisms in our hospitals...
  2. ncbi request reprint A multifaceted intervention to improve antimicrobial prescribing for upper respiratory tract infections in a small rural community
    Michael A Rubin
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah, School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:546-53. 2005
    ..Antibiotic prescribing for upper respiratory tract infections (URTIs) is widespread, is often inappropriate, and may contribute to antibiotic resistance among community-acquired pathogens, such as Streptococcus pneumoniae...
  3. pmc Use of a personal digital assistant for managing antibiotic prescribing for outpatient respiratory tract infections in rural communities
    Michael A Rubin
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, 300 North 1900 East, Room AC 230A, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:627-34. 2006
    ..To assess the acceptability and usage of a standalone personal digital assistant (PDA)-based clinical decision-support system (CDSS) for the diagnosis and management of acute respiratory tract infections (RTIs) in the outpatient setting...
  4. doi request reprint Double trouble: how big a problem is redundant anaerobic antibiotic coverage in Veterans Affairs medical centres?
    Benedikt Huttner
    VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, IDEAS Center, Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA
    J Antimicrob Chemother 67:1537-9. 2012
    ..To assess the prevalence of, and the variation in, avoidable use of metronidazole in the Veterans Affairs (VA) healthcare system..
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical decision support and appropriateness of antimicrobial prescribing: a randomized trial
    Matthew H Samore
    VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, USA
    JAMA 294:2305-14. 2005
    ..The impact of clinical decision support systems (CDSS) on antimicrobial prescribing in ambulatory settings has not previously been evaluated...
  6. pmc Influenza, Winter Olympiad, 2002
    Adi V Gundlapalli
    University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:144-6. 2006
    ..Influenza A/B was diagnosed in 36 of 188 patients, including 13 athletes. Prompt management limited the spread of this outbreak...
  7. doi request reprint Agreement in classifying bloodstream infections among multiple reviewers conducting surveillance
    Jeanmarie Mayer
    University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 55:364-70. 2012
    ..We aim to characterize agreement among infection preventionists (IPs) conducting surveillance for central line-associated bloodstream infection (CLABSI) with each other and as compared with simplified laboratory-based definitions...
  8. doi request reprint Long-term care facilities in Utah: a description of human and information technology resources applied to infection control practice
    Makoto Jones
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Am J Infect Control 40:446-50. 2012
    ..We assessed the IC human resources, IT infrastructure, and IC scope of practice at LTCFs in Utah...
  9. doi request reprint Parenteral to oral conversion of fluoroquinolones: low-hanging fruit for antimicrobial stewardship programs?
    Makoto Jones
    IDEAS Center, VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, Utah 84148, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33:362-7. 2012
    ..To estimate avoidable intravenous (IV) fluoroquinolone use in Veterans Affairs (VA) hospitals...
  10. doi request reprint Dissemination and sustainability of a hospital-wide hand hygiene program emphasizing positive reinforcement
    Jeanmarie Mayer
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:59-66. 2011
    ..To increase and sustain hospital-wide compliance with hand hygiene through a long-term ongoing multidimensional improvement program emphasizing behavioral factors...
  11. ncbi request reprint Caspofungin in combination with itraconazole for the treatment of invasive aspergillosis in humans
    Michael A Rubin
    Clin Infect Dis 34:1160-1. 2002

Research Grants1

  1. Antibiotic use and bacteriuria in the rural nursing home
    Michael Rubin; Fiscal Year: 2007
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