Derek J Williams

Summary

Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Narrow vs broad-spectrum antimicrobial therapy for children hospitalized with pneumonia
    Derek J Williams
    1161 21st Ave South, CCC 5311 Medical Center North, Nashville, TN 37232
    Pediatrics 132:e1141-8. 2013
  2. doi Decline in gastroenteritis-related triage calls after rotavirus vaccine licensure
    Derek J Williams
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt Vaccine Research Program, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and the Monroe Carell, Jr Children s Hospital at Vanderbilt, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e872-8. 2012
  3. pmc Comparative effectiveness of antibiotic treatment strategies for pediatric skin and soft-tissue infections
    Derek J Williams
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine and Monroe Carell Jr Children s Hospital, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2573, USA
    Pediatrics 128:e479-87. 2011
  4. doi Culture-negative osteoarticular infections in the era of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Derek J Williams
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and the Monroe Carell, Jr Children s Hospital, Nashville, TN, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:523-5. 2011
  5. doi Discordant antibiotic therapy and length of stay in children hospitalized for urinary tract infection
    Karen E Jerardi
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    J Hosp Med 7:622-7. 2012
  6. doi Influenza coinfection and outcomes in children with complicated pneumonia
    Derek J Williams
    Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and the Monroe Carell Jr Children s Hospital at Vanderbilt, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:506-12. 2011
  7. pmc Accuracy of administrative billing codes to detect urinary tract infection hospitalizations
    Joel S Tieder
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98105 0371, USA
    Pediatrics 128:323-30. 2011
  8. pmc Admission chest radiographs predict illness severity for children hospitalized with pneumonia
    Lauren McClain
    Monroe Carell Jr Children s Hospital at Vanderbilt and the Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee
    J Hosp Med 9:559-64. 2014
  9. pmc Utilization of viral molecular diagnostics among children hospitalized with community acquired pneumonia
    Grant S Schulert
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and the Monroe Carell Jr Children s Hospital at Vanderbilt, Nashville, Tennessee and
    Hosp Pediatr 4:372-6. 2014
  10. pmc Frequency of peripherally inserted central catheter complications in children
    Angela Barrier
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and the Monroe Carell Jr Children s Hospital at Vanderbilt, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:519-21. 2012

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi Narrow vs broad-spectrum antimicrobial therapy for children hospitalized with pneumonia
    Derek J Williams
    1161 21st Ave South, CCC 5311 Medical Center North, Nashville, TN 37232
    Pediatrics 132:e1141-8. 2013
    ..However, few studies have assessed the effectiveness of this strategy...
  2. doi Decline in gastroenteritis-related triage calls after rotavirus vaccine licensure
    Derek J Williams
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt Vaccine Research Program, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and the Monroe Carell, Jr Children s Hospital at Vanderbilt, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e872-8. 2012
    ..We sought to determine the impact of rotavirus vaccine implementation on gastroenteritis (GE)-related calls to a large telephone triage service in Tennessee...
  3. pmc Comparative effectiveness of antibiotic treatment strategies for pediatric skin and soft-tissue infections
    Derek J Williams
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine and Monroe Carell Jr Children s Hospital, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2573, USA
    Pediatrics 128:e479-87. 2011
    ..To compare the effectiveness of clindamycin, trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole, and β-lactams for the treatment of pediatric skin and soft-tissue infections (SSTIs)...
  4. doi Culture-negative osteoarticular infections in the era of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Derek J Williams
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and the Monroe Carell, Jr Children s Hospital, Nashville, TN, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:523-5. 2011
    ..Despite no increase in severity during the study period, the duration of parenteral antibiotics for children with culture-negative OAIs more than tripled in 2004-2008 compared with 2002-2003...
  5. doi Discordant antibiotic therapy and length of stay in children hospitalized for urinary tract infection
    Karen E Jerardi
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    J Hosp Med 7:622-7. 2012
    ..Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are a common reason for pediatric hospitalizations...
  6. doi Influenza coinfection and outcomes in children with complicated pneumonia
    Derek J Williams
    Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and the Monroe Carell Jr Children s Hospital at Vanderbilt, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:506-12. 2011
    ..To determine the impact of influenza coinfection on outcomes for children with complicated pneumonia...
  7. pmc Accuracy of administrative billing codes to detect urinary tract infection hospitalizations
    Joel S Tieder
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98105 0371, USA
    Pediatrics 128:323-30. 2011
    ..Hospital billing data are frequently used for quality measures and research, but the accuracy of the use of discharge codes to identify urinary tract infections (UTIs) is unknown...
  8. pmc Admission chest radiographs predict illness severity for children hospitalized with pneumonia
    Lauren McClain
    Monroe Carell Jr Children s Hospital at Vanderbilt and the Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee
    J Hosp Med 9:559-64. 2014
    ..To assess whether radiographic findings predict outcomes among children hospitalized with pneumonia...
  9. pmc Utilization of viral molecular diagnostics among children hospitalized with community acquired pneumonia
    Grant S Schulert
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and the Monroe Carell Jr Children s Hospital at Vanderbilt, Nashville, Tennessee and
    Hosp Pediatr 4:372-6. 2014
    ..To examine whether results of a polymerase chain reaction-based respiratory viral panel (RVP) are associated with changes in antibiotic use or differential clinical outcomes among children hospitalized with pneumonia...
  10. pmc Frequency of peripherally inserted central catheter complications in children
    Angela Barrier
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and the Monroe Carell Jr Children s Hospital at Vanderbilt, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:519-21. 2012
    ..3/1000 PICC days, and greater than 30% of PICCs developed at least one complication. Risk factors for complication include double-lumen PICCs, PICCs placed in the femoral vein, younger age, and greater number of daily doses...