Affiliation: University of California
- Diagnosis and treatment of extended-spectrum and AmpC beta-lactamase-producing organismsKatherine Yang
Department of Clinical Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Ann Pharmacother 41:1427-35. 2007..To review the laboratory diagnosis of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL) and AmpC beta-lactamase-producing bacteria and evaluate potential treatment options...
- Multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa ventilator-associated pneumonia: the role of endotracheal aspirate surveillance culturesKatherine Yang
Department of Clinical Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Ann Pharmacother 43:28-35. 2009..Endotracheal aspirate (ETA) surveillance cultures potentially identify MDR pathogens, particularly MDR Pseudomonas aeruginosa, resulting in improved selection of therapy in patients who subsequently develop VAP...
- Patient education for H pylori: who benefits?Katherine Yang
Department of Clinical Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco 521 Parnassus Ave, Room C 152 San Francisco, CA 94143 0622, USA
West J Med 176:97. 2002
- Increased mortality of ventilated patients with endotracheal Pseudomonas aeruginosa without clinical signs of infectionHanjing Zhuo
Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of California San Francisco, CA, USA
Crit Care Med 36:2495-503. 2008..To investigate the frequency and outcomes of ventilated patients with newly acquired large burdens of Pseudomonas aeruginosa and to test the hypothesis that large quantities of bacteria are associated with adverse patient outcomes...