Marc Oliver Wright

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Continuous passive disinfection of catheter hubs prevents contamination and bloodstream infection
    Marc Oliver Wright
    Department of Infection Control, NorthShore University Healthsystem, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Am J Infect Control 41:33-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint An American Journal of Infection Control and National Healthcare Safety Network data quality collaboration: a supplement of new case studies
    Marc Oliver Wright
    Department of Infection Control, NorthShore University Healthsystem, 2650 Ridge Avenue, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Am J Infect Control 40:S32-40. 2012
  3. doi request reprint The APIC research agenda: results from a national survey
    Marc Oliver Wright
    NorthShore University Healthsystem, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Am J Infect Control 40:309-13. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The electronic medical record as a tool for infection surveillance: successful automation of device-days
    Marc Oliver Wright
    Department of Infection Control, NorthShore University Healthsystem, 2650 Ridge Ave, Burch 124, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Am J Infect Control 37:364-70. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Reporting catheter-associated urinary tract infections: denominator matters
    Marc Oliver Wright
    Department of Infection Control, NorthShore University Healthsystem, Evanston, Illinois 60201, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:635-40. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection and colonization among hospitalized prisoners
    Marc Oliver Wright
    Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Department of Infection Control, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:877-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Continuous passive disinfection of catheter hubs prevents contamination and bloodstream infection
    Marc Oliver Wright
    Department of Infection Control, NorthShore University Healthsystem, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Am J Infect Control 41:33-8. 2013
    ..Catheter hub decontamination requires a thorough scrub and compliance varies. This study evaluates the effectiveness of a disinfection cap with 70% alcohol in preventing contamination/infection...
  2. doi request reprint An American Journal of Infection Control and National Healthcare Safety Network data quality collaboration: a supplement of new case studies
    Marc Oliver Wright
    Department of Infection Control, NorthShore University Healthsystem, 2650 Ridge Avenue, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Am J Infect Control 40:S32-40. 2012
    ..Answers with referenced explanations will be provided immediately to those who seek continuing education credit and at a later date via the online journal for those who do not...
  3. doi request reprint The APIC research agenda: results from a national survey
    Marc Oliver Wright
    NorthShore University Healthsystem, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Am J Infect Control 40:309-13. 2012
    ..In 2010, APIC determined that the research priorities first described in 2000 needed to be re-evaluated...
  4. doi request reprint The electronic medical record as a tool for infection surveillance: successful automation of device-days
    Marc Oliver Wright
    Department of Infection Control, NorthShore University Healthsystem, 2650 Ridge Ave, Burch 124, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Am J Infect Control 37:364-70. 2009
    ..Manual collection of central venous catheter, ventilator, and indwelling urinary catheter device-days is time-consuming, often restricted to intensive care units (ICU) and prone to error...
  5. doi request reprint Reporting catheter-associated urinary tract infections: denominator matters
    Marc Oliver Wright
    Department of Infection Control, NorthShore University Healthsystem, Evanston, Illinois 60201, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:635-40. 2011
    ..To evaluate two different methods of measuring catheter-associated urinary tract infection (CAUTI) rates in the setting of a quality improvement initiative aimed at reducing device utilization...
  6. ncbi request reprint Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection and colonization among hospitalized prisoners
    Marc Oliver Wright
    Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Department of Infection Control, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:877-9. 2007
    ..Hospitalized prisoners are at high risk for MRSA infection and colonization, and surveillance should include cultures of nares and wound samples...