Heather C Yun

Summary

Affiliation: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Acinetobacter infection: what was the true impact during the Vietnam conflict?
    Clinton K Murray
    Department of Medicine, Infectious Disease Service, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 43:383-4. 2006
  2. pmc Comparison of PCR/electron spray ionization-time-of-flight-mass spectrometry versus traditional clinical microbiology for active surveillance of organisms contaminating high-use surfaces in a burn intensive care unit, an orthopedic ward and healthcare wor
    Heather C Yun
    San Antonio Military Medical Center, San Antonio, TX, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 12:252. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Activity of ceftobiprole against community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates recently recovered from US military trainees
    Heather C Yun
    Department of Infectious Disease, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, TX 78236, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 59:463-6. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Osteomyelitis in military personnel wounded in Iraq and Afghanistan
    Heather C Yun
    Infectious Disease Service, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    J Trauma 64:S163-8; discussion S168. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Longitudinal characterization of Acinetobacter baumannii-calcoaceticus complex, Klebsiella pneumoniae, and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonizing and infecting combat casualties
    Rebekah A Sensenig
    Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Infect Control 40:183-5. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Recovery of multidrug-resistant bacteria from combat personnel evacuated from Iraq and Afghanistan at a single military treatment facility
    Clinton K Murray
    San Antonio Military Medical Center, Brooke Army Medical Center, 3851 Roger Brooke Drive, Fort Sam Houston, TX 27834, USA
    Mil Med 174:598-604. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Infectious complications of noncombat trauma patients provided care at a military trauma center
    Heather C Yun
    San Antonio Military Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, TX, USA
    Mil Med 175:317-23. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Evaluation of potential environmental contamination sources for the presence of multidrug-resistant bacteria linked to wound infections in combat casualties
    Edward F Keen
    San Antonio Military Medical Center, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33:905-11. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Bacteria recovered from patients admitted to a deployed U.S. military hospital in Baghdad, Iraq
    Heather C Yun
    Infectious Diseases Department, Wilford Hall US Air Force Medical Center, San Antonio, TX 78236, USA
    Mil Med 171:821-5. 2006
  10. pmc Tetracycline susceptibility testing and resistance genes in isolates of Acinetobacter baumannii-Acinetobacter calcoaceticus complex from a U.S. military hospital
    Kevin S Akers
    San Antonio Military Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 53:2693-5. 2009

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Acinetobacter infection: what was the true impact during the Vietnam conflict?
    Clinton K Murray
    Department of Medicine, Infectious Disease Service, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 43:383-4. 2006
  2. pmc Comparison of PCR/electron spray ionization-time-of-flight-mass spectrometry versus traditional clinical microbiology for active surveillance of organisms contaminating high-use surfaces in a burn intensive care unit, an orthopedic ward and healthcare wor
    Heather C Yun
    San Antonio Military Medical Center, San Antonio, TX, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 12:252. 2012
    ..Understanding nosocomial pathogen transmission is restricted by culture limitations. Novel platforms, such as PCR-based electron spray ionization-time-of-flight-mass spectrometry (ESI-TOF-MS), may be useful as investigational tools...
  3. ncbi request reprint Activity of ceftobiprole against community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates recently recovered from US military trainees
    Heather C Yun
    Department of Infectious Disease, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, TX 78236, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 59:463-6. 2007
    ..5 microg/mL (range, 0.25-0.5 microg/mL) with 29 methicillin-susceptible isolates recovered from military trainees during 2 prospective investigations...
  4. doi request reprint Osteomyelitis in military personnel wounded in Iraq and Afghanistan
    Heather C Yun
    Infectious Disease Service, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    J Trauma 64:S163-8; discussion S168. 2008
    ..We describe demographics and microbiology of OIF/OEF casualties with primary and recurrent osteomyelitis...
  5. doi request reprint Longitudinal characterization of Acinetobacter baumannii-calcoaceticus complex, Klebsiella pneumoniae, and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonizing and infecting combat casualties
    Rebekah A Sensenig
    Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Infect Control 40:183-5. 2012
    ..The same is true for serial infecting isolates recovered during hospitalization...
  6. ncbi request reprint Recovery of multidrug-resistant bacteria from combat personnel evacuated from Iraq and Afghanistan at a single military treatment facility
    Clinton K Murray
    San Antonio Military Medical Center, Brooke Army Medical Center, 3851 Roger Brooke Drive, Fort Sam Houston, TX 27834, USA
    Mil Med 174:598-604. 2009
    ..Novel techniques are needed to control the impact of MDR bacteria in medical facilities...
  7. ncbi request reprint Infectious complications of noncombat trauma patients provided care at a military trauma center
    Heather C Yun
    San Antonio Military Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, TX, USA
    Mil Med 175:317-23. 2010
    ..In burned patients, infection was associated with total body surface area burned and preexisting conditions (p < 0.01). Enhanced infection control in targeted trauma populations may improve outcomes...
  8. doi request reprint Evaluation of potential environmental contamination sources for the presence of multidrug-resistant bacteria linked to wound infections in combat casualties
    Edward F Keen
    San Antonio Military Medical Center, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33:905-11. 2012
    ..To determine whether multidrug-resistant (MDR) gram-negative organisms are present in Afghanistan or Iraq soil samples, contaminate standard deployed hospital or modular operating rooms (ORs), or aerosolize during surgical procedures...
  9. ncbi request reprint Bacteria recovered from patients admitted to a deployed U.S. military hospital in Baghdad, Iraq
    Heather C Yun
    Infectious Diseases Department, Wilford Hall US Air Force Medical Center, San Antonio, TX 78236, USA
    Mil Med 171:821-5. 2006
    ..These differences in prevalence were all statistically significant, when compared in chi2 analyses (p < 0.05). Antimicrobial susceptibility testing demonstrated broad resistance among the Gram-negative and Gram-positive bacteria...
  10. pmc Tetracycline susceptibility testing and resistance genes in isolates of Acinetobacter baumannii-Acinetobacter calcoaceticus complex from a U.S. military hospital
    Kevin S Akers
    San Antonio Military Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 53:2693-5. 2009
    ..Susceptibilities varied significantly with the testing method. The acquired tetracycline resistance genes tetA, tetB, and tetA(39) were present in the isolates...
  11. doi request reprint History of infections associated with combat-related injuries
    Clinton K Murray
    San Antonio Military Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas, USA
    J Trauma 64:S221-31. 2008
    ..This article reviews the history of war wound infections, with an emphasis on wound microbiology and combat casualty management during US conflicts from World War I through the end of 20th century...
  12. doi request reprint Occupational exposures and the prevalence of blood-borne pathogens in a deployed setting: data from a US military trauma center in Afghanistan
    Jason F Okulicz
    Infectious Disease Service, San Antonio Military Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:74-9. 2013
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  13. doi request reprint Effect of HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors on antimicrobial susceptibilities for gram-negative rods
    Aaron R Farmer
    Department of Medicine, San Antonio Military Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, TX, USA
    J Basic Microbiol 53:336-9. 2013
    ..Broth microdilution was performed with and without dose-ranging concentrations of lovastatin, fluvastatin, atorvastatin, pravastatin and simvastatin. No effects on antimicrobial activity were demonstrated...
  14. doi request reprint Infection prevention and control in deployed military medical treatment facilities
    Duane R Hospenthal
    Infectious Disease Service, San Antonio Military Medical Center, 3851 Roger Brooke Drive, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    J Trauma 71:S290-8. 2011
    ..This review was produced to support the Guidelines for the Prevention of Infections Associated With Combat-Related Injuries: 2011 Update contained in this supplement of Journal of Trauma...
  15. doi request reprint Infections in combat casualties during Operations Iraqi and Enduring Freedom
    Clinton K Murray
    Infectious Disease Service, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas 78234, USA
    J Trauma 66:S138-44. 2009
    ..The Joint Theater Trauma Registry (JTTR) has been established to collect injury specific medical data from casualties in Iraq and Afghanistan...
  16. pmc Pneumonia in military trainees: a comparison study based on adenovirus serotype 14 infection
    Todd J Vento
    Infectious Diseases Service, Department of Medicine, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    J Infect Dis 203:1388-95. 2011
    ..This study was conducted to determine whether Ad-14 is associated with clinical outcomes in otherwise healthy patients with pneumonia...
  17. ncbi request reprint Teaching of interdisciplinary and core curriculum topics using alternative strategies
    Janelle L Robertson
    Infectious Disease Service MCHE MDI 7E, Brooke Army Medical Center, 3851 Roger Brooke Drive, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    Mil Med 174:1132-6. 2009
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  18. ncbi request reprint Air Force academic medicine: a climate survey
    Woodson S Jones
    Graduate Medical Education 6B04, 59th Medical Wing, Wilford Hall Medical Center, 2200 Bergquist Drive, Suite I, Lackland Air Force Base, TX 78236, USA
    Mil Med 176:1388-94. 2011
    ..Most physicians (59%) completing this survey expressed concerns about the AF academic environment and identified numerous challenges. Information from this survey can guide future initiatives to enhance leadership's goals...