Kathryn N Suh

Summary

Affiliation: Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi Challenging scenarios in a travel clinic: advising the complex traveler
    Kathryn N Suh
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa ON K1H 8L1, Canada
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 19:15-47. 2005
  2. ncbi Antibiotics for Travelers: What's Good and What's Not
    Kathryn N Suh
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, and the Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1, Canada
    Curr Infect Dis Rep 6:13-21. 2004
  3. pmc Malaria
    Kathryn N Suh
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario K1H 8L1, Canada
    CMAJ 170:1693-702. 2004
  4. doi Understanding practice: factors that influence physician hand hygiene compliance
    Janet E Squires
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 35:1511-20. 2014
  5. ncbi Use of personal protective equipment in Canadian pediatric emergency departments
    Sarah M Reid
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, and Clinical Research Unit of Ottawa, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON
    CJEM 13:71-8. 2011
  6. doi Tropheryma whipplei aortic valve endocarditis without systemic Whipple's disease
    Vincent Chan
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, The University of Ottawa Heart Institute, University of Ottawa, 40 Ruskin Street, Suite H3402, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y4W7, Canada
    Int J Infect Dis 15:e804-6. 2011
  7. doi Evaluating and operationalizing an environmental auditing program: a pilot study
    Laura Gordon
    The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Infect Control 42:702-7. 2014
  8. doi Patient-level factors associated with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus carriage at hospital admission: a systematic review
    Alan J Forster
    Performance Measurement, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Am J Infect Control 41:214-20. 2013
  9. pmc Improving physician hand hygiene compliance using behavioural theories: a study protocol
    Janet E Squires
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Implement Sci 8:16. 2013
  10. doi Atovaquone-proguanil resistance in imported falciparum malaria in a young child
    Gregory W Rose
    Division of Infectious Diseases, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:567-9. 2008

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Publications16

  1. ncbi Challenging scenarios in a travel clinic: advising the complex traveler
    Kathryn N Suh
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa ON K1H 8L1, Canada
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 19:15-47. 2005
    ..The few instances when it is prudent to alter travel plans or postpone travel altogether are not to be taken lightly. For the most part, however, most complex travelers can enjoy a healthy and rewarding travel experience...
  2. ncbi Antibiotics for Travelers: What's Good and What's Not
    Kathryn N Suh
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, and the Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1, Canada
    Curr Infect Dis Rep 6:13-21. 2004
    ..The role of antibiotics in selected high-risk travelers also is discussed...
  3. pmc Malaria
    Kathryn N Suh
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario K1H 8L1, Canada
    CMAJ 170:1693-702. 2004
    ..Additional approaches to malaria control, including genetic manipulation of mosquitoes and malaria vaccines, are areas of ongoing research...
  4. doi Understanding practice: factors that influence physician hand hygiene compliance
    Janet E Squires
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 35:1511-20. 2014
    ..To identify the behavioral determinants--both barriers and enablers--that may impact physician hand hygiene compliance...
  5. ncbi Use of personal protective equipment in Canadian pediatric emergency departments
    Sarah M Reid
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, and Clinical Research Unit of Ottawa, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON
    CJEM 13:71-8. 2011
    ..This study examined the knowledge, self-reported behaviours, and barriers to compliance with infection control practices and the use of PPE in Canadian pediatric EDs...
  6. doi Tropheryma whipplei aortic valve endocarditis without systemic Whipple's disease
    Vincent Chan
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, The University of Ottawa Heart Institute, University of Ottawa, 40 Ruskin Street, Suite H3402, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y4W7, Canada
    Int J Infect Dis 15:e804-6. 2011
    ..whipplei, suggesting that a prolonged antibiotic course is necessary for the treatment of Whipple's endocarditis...
  7. doi Evaluating and operationalizing an environmental auditing program: a pilot study
    Laura Gordon
    The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Infect Control 42:702-7. 2014
    ....
  8. doi Patient-level factors associated with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus carriage at hospital admission: a systematic review
    Alan J Forster
    Performance Measurement, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Am J Infect Control 41:214-20. 2013
    ..To characterize high-risk populations, we conducted this systematic review to identify patient-level factors associated with MRSA carriage at hospital admission...
  9. pmc Improving physician hand hygiene compliance using behavioural theories: a study protocol
    Janet E Squires
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Implement Sci 8:16. 2013
    ..We aim to first identify the barriers and enablers to physician hand hygiene compliance, and then to develop and pilot a theory-based knowledge translation intervention to increase physicians' compliance with best hand hygiene practice...
  10. doi Atovaquone-proguanil resistance in imported falciparum malaria in a young child
    Gregory W Rose
    Division of Infectious Diseases, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:567-9. 2008
    ..We review the literature concerning atovaquone-proguanil resistance, and emphasize the importance of follow-up and consideration of resistance where patients have relapsed symptoms...
  11. doi The feasibility of e-learning as a quality improvement tool
    Daniel Kobewka
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 20:606-10. 2014
    ..Many quality problems exist in health care. We aim to investigate the feasibility and acceptability of using e-learning (defined as computer-based learning modules) to address gaps in quality of care...
  12. doi Predicting influenza vaccination uptake among health care workers: what are the key motivators?
    Kimberly Corace
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Infect Control 41:679-84. 2013
    ..However, vaccine uptake rates fell below recommended targets. This study examined motivators and barriers influencing HCW pH1N1 vaccination to identify modifiable factors that can improve influenza vaccine uptake...
  13. doi A decrease in the number of cases of necrotizing enterocolitis associated with the enhancement of infection prevention and control measures during a Staphylococcus aureus outbreak in a neonatal intensive care unit
    Brigitte Lemyre
    The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33:29-33. 2012
    ..We aimed to assess whether the enhancement of infection prevention and control measures would be associated with a reduction in the number of cases of NEC...
  14. pmc Cardiac complications in patients with community-acquired pneumonia: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies
    Vicente F Corrales-Medina
    Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS Med 8:e1001048. 2011
    ..CAP can trigger acute cardiac events. We sought to determine the incidence of major cardiac complications in CAP patients to characterize the magnitude of this problem...
  15. doi Mycobacterium bovis abdominal aortic and femoral artery aneurysms following intravesical bacillus Calmette-Guérin therapy for bladder cancer
    Cecilia T Costiniuk
    Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Cardiovasc Pathol 19:e29-32. 2010
    ..Infectious complications of intravesical bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) therapy are rare, but these have included a handful of cases of mycotic aneurysm...
  16. ncbi Transvaginal oocyte retrieval for in vitro fertilization complicated by ovarian abscess during pregnancy
    Kimberley Sharpe
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Fertil Steril 86:219.e11-3. 2006
    ..To describe an ovarian abscess presenting very late after oocyte retrieval for IVF with several unusual clinical features...