Stephanie A Fritz

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Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Practices and procedures to prevent the transmission of skin and soft tissue infections in high school athletes
    Stephanie A Fritz
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Sch Nurs 28:389-96. 2012
  2. pmc Staphylococcus aureus colonization in children with community-associated Staphylococcus aureus skin infections and their household contacts
    Stephanie A Fritz
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:551-7. 2012
  3. pmc Household versus individual approaches to eradication of community-associated Staphylococcus aureus in children: a randomized trial
    Stephanie A Fritz
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 54:743-51. 2012
  4. pmc Skin infection in children colonized with community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Stephanie A Fritz
    Department of Pediatrics, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8116, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA 63110
    J Infect 59:394-401. 2009
  5. pmc The natural history of contemporary Staphylococcus aureus nasal colonization in community children
    Stephanie A Fritz
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:349-51. 2011
  6. pmc Effectiveness of measures to eradicate Staphylococcus aureus carriage in patients with community-associated skin and soft-tissue infections: a randomized trial
    Stephanie A Fritz
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:872-80. 2011
  7. pmc Mupirocin and chlorhexidine resistance in Staphylococcus aureus in patients with community-onset skin and soft tissue infections
    Stephanie A Fritz
    Departments of Pediatrics, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 57:559-68. 2013
  8. pmc Virulence gene expression in human community-acquired Staphylococcus aureus infection
    Jennifer A Loughman
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110 1093, USA
    J Infect Dis 199:294-301. 2009
  9. pmc contribution of genetically restricted, methicillin-susceptible strains to the ongoing epidemic of community-acquired Staphylococcus aureus infections
    Rachel C Orscheln
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:536-42. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Prevalence of and risk factors for community-acquired methicillin-resistant and methicillin-sensitive staphylococcus aureus colonization in children seen in a practice-based research network
    Stephanie A Fritz
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Ave, Campus Box 8116, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Pediatrics 121:1090-8. 2008

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Publications13

  1. pmc Practices and procedures to prevent the transmission of skin and soft tissue infections in high school athletes
    Stephanie A Fritz
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Sch Nurs 28:389-96. 2012
    ..Educational initiatives by school nurses in conjunction with athletic staff may lead to practices that limit SSTIs in this at-risk population...
  2. pmc Staphylococcus aureus colonization in children with community-associated Staphylococcus aureus skin infections and their household contacts
    Stephanie A Fritz
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:551-7. 2012
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  3. pmc Household versus individual approaches to eradication of community-associated Staphylococcus aureus in children: a randomized trial
    Stephanie A Fritz
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 54:743-51. 2012
    ..Community-associated Staphylococcus aureus infections often affect multiple members of a household. We compared 2 approaches to S. aureus eradication: decolonizing the entire household versus decolonizing the index case alone...
  4. pmc Skin infection in children colonized with community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Stephanie A Fritz
    Department of Pediatrics, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8116, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA 63110
    J Infect 59:394-401. 2009
    ..We sought to define risk factors for skin and soft tissue infection (SSTI) in community children...
  5. pmc The natural history of contemporary Staphylococcus aureus nasal colonization in community children
    Stephanie A Fritz
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:349-51. 2011
    ..Identification of persistent methicillin-resistant S. aureus carriers might inform strategies for decolonization and reduction of staphylococcal transmission...
  6. pmc Effectiveness of measures to eradicate Staphylococcus aureus carriage in patients with community-associated skin and soft-tissue infections: a randomized trial
    Stephanie A Fritz
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:872-80. 2011
    ..Despite a paucity of evidence, decolonization measures are prescribed for outpatients with recurrent Staphylococcus aureus skin and soft-tissue infection (SSTI)...
  7. pmc Mupirocin and chlorhexidine resistance in Staphylococcus aureus in patients with community-onset skin and soft tissue infections
    Stephanie A Fritz
    Departments of Pediatrics, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 57:559-68. 2013
    ..aureus isolates recovered from outpatients, but eradication efforts were less successful in patients carrying a mupirocin-resistant S. aureus strain at baseline...
  8. pmc Virulence gene expression in human community-acquired Staphylococcus aureus infection
    Jennifer A Loughman
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110 1093, USA
    J Infect Dis 199:294-301. 2009
    ..Such analysis will help to unravel the complex interactions between CA-MRSA and its host environmental niches during disease development...
  9. pmc contribution of genetically restricted, methicillin-susceptible strains to the ongoing epidemic of community-acquired Staphylococcus aureus infections
    Rachel C Orscheln
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:536-42. 2009
    ..We characterize methicillin-susceptible strains that also contribute to this epidemic...
  10. doi request reprint Prevalence of and risk factors for community-acquired methicillin-resistant and methicillin-sensitive staphylococcus aureus colonization in children seen in a practice-based research network
    Stephanie A Fritz
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Ave, Campus Box 8116, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Pediatrics 121:1090-8. 2008
    ..We sought to define the prevalence of and risk factors for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus nasal colonization in the St Louis pediatric population...
  11. pmc A serologic correlate of protective immunity against community-onset Staphylococcus aureus infection
    Stephanie A Fritz
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 56:1554-61. 2013
    ..Human serologic responses to S. aureus and their relationship to protective immunity remain incompletely defined, challenging the strategic development of efficacious vaccines...
  12. doi request reprint Molecular Epidemiology of Staphylococcus aureus in Households of Children with Community-Associated S aureus Skin and Soft Tissue Infections
    Marcela Rodriguez
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO
    J Pediatr 164:105-11. 2014
    ..We aimed to relate the presence of colonizing and disease-causing strains of S aureus within individuals and households...
  13. doi request reprint Presence of the bla(Z) beta-lactamase gene in isolates of Staphylococcus aureus that appear penicillin susceptible by conventional phenotypic methods
    Rana E El Feghaly
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 74:388-93. 2012
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