Heather Young

Summary

Affiliation: Denver Health Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Dental disease and periprosthetic joint infection
    Heather Young
    Divisions of Infectious Diseases H Y and C S P and Rheumatology J H, Denver Health Medical Center, 777 Bannock Street, MC 4000, Denver CO 80204 E mail address for H Young
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 96:162-8. 2014
  2. doi Cluster or coincidence? An unusual cause of surgical site infections in adult trauma patients
    Heather Young
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Am J Infect Control 40:e265-7. 2012
  3. doi Statewide collaboration to evaluate the effects of blood loss and transfusion on surgical site infection after hysterectomy
    Heather Young
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33:90-3. 2012
  4. doi Beyond core measures: identifying modifiable risk factors for prevention of surgical site infection after elective total abdominal hysterectomy
    Heather Young
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Denver Health Hospital and University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 12:491-6. 2011
  5. doi Local antibiotic therapy strategies in orthopaedic trauma: Practical tips and tricks and review of the literature
    Mark E Hake
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Colorado, School of Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Injury 46:1447-56. 2015
  6. doi Oral Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy Administration in a Homeless Population
    Whitney Hernandez
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado Ms Hernandez and Drs Price, McLees, and Young and Department of Patient Safety and Quality, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado Mr Knepper Whitney Hernandez, NP C, is a member of the Division of Infectious Diseases at Denver Health Medical Center in Denver, CO Her work involves inpatient and outpatient management of patients with musculoskeletal infections Connie Price, MD, is a member of the Division of Infectious Diseases at Denver Health Medical Center and the University of Colorado Hospital in Denver, CO She was the Chief of Infectious Diseases for 10 years and now serves as the Chief Medical Officer Bryan Knepper, MPH, MSc, is a member of the Department of Patient Safety and Quality at Denver Health Medical Center in Denver, CO He is Certified in Infection Control and skilled in biostatistics Margaret McLees, MD, is a member of the Division of Infectious Diseases at Denver Health Medical Center and the University of Colorado Hospital in Denver, CO She specializes in HIV and the outpatient management of general infectious diseases Heather Young, MD, is a member of the Division of Infectious Diseases at Denver Health Medical Center and the University of Colorado Hospital in Denver, CO She is the Director of the Musculoskeletal Infections Clinic
    J Infus Nurs 39:81-5. 2016
  7. pmc Mycoplasma hominis brain abscess presenting after a head trauma: a case report
    Andres F Henao-Martinez
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, 12700 E, 19th Avenue, Mail Stop B168, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Med Case Rep 6:253. 2012

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Publications7

  1. doi Dental disease and periprosthetic joint infection
    Heather Young
    Divisions of Infectious Diseases H Y and C S P and Rheumatology J H, Denver Health Medical Center, 777 Bannock Street, MC 4000, Denver CO 80204 E mail address for H Young
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 96:162-8. 2014
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  2. doi Cluster or coincidence? An unusual cause of surgical site infections in adult trauma patients
    Heather Young
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Am J Infect Control 40:e265-7. 2012
    ..Three surgical site infections because of M hominis in immunocompetent adult trauma patients were detected at our facility in a 6-month time period. We investigated this case series and hypothesize transmission based on common exposures...
  3. doi Statewide collaboration to evaluate the effects of blood loss and transfusion on surgical site infection after hysterectomy
    Heather Young
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33:90-3. 2012
    ..Among women who underwent abdominal hysterectomy, blood transfusion was a significant risk factor for surgical site infection in patients who experienced blood loss of less than 500 mL...
  4. doi Beyond core measures: identifying modifiable risk factors for prevention of surgical site infection after elective total abdominal hysterectomy
    Heather Young
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Denver Health Hospital and University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 12:491-6. 2011
    ....
  5. doi Local antibiotic therapy strategies in orthopaedic trauma: Practical tips and tricks and review of the literature
    Mark E Hake
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Colorado, School of Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Injury 46:1447-56. 2015
    ..We focus on delivery vehicles, types of antibiotics, dosage recommendations when mixed with PMMA and indications. ..
  6. doi Oral Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy Administration in a Homeless Population
    Whitney Hernandez
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado Ms Hernandez and Drs Price, McLees, and Young and Department of Patient Safety and Quality, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado Mr Knepper Whitney Hernandez, NP C, is a member of the Division of Infectious Diseases at Denver Health Medical Center in Denver, CO Her work involves inpatient and outpatient management of patients with musculoskeletal infections Connie Price, MD, is a member of the Division of Infectious Diseases at Denver Health Medical Center and the University of Colorado Hospital in Denver, CO She was the Chief of Infectious Diseases for 10 years and now serves as the Chief Medical Officer Bryan Knepper, MPH, MSc, is a member of the Department of Patient Safety and Quality at Denver Health Medical Center in Denver, CO He is Certified in Infection Control and skilled in biostatistics Margaret McLees, MD, is a member of the Division of Infectious Diseases at Denver Health Medical Center and the University of Colorado Hospital in Denver, CO She specializes in HIV and the outpatient management of general infectious diseases Heather Young, MD, is a member of the Division of Infectious Diseases at Denver Health Medical Center and the University of Colorado Hospital in Denver, CO She is the Director of the Musculoskeletal Infections Clinic
    J Infus Nurs 39:81-5. 2016
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe challenges, treatment completion rates, and cost savings of OPAT in homeless patients discharged from a public safety-net hospital. ..
  7. pmc Mycoplasma hominis brain abscess presenting after a head trauma: a case report
    Andres F Henao-Martinez
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, 12700 E, 19th Avenue, Mail Stop B168, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Med Case Rep 6:253. 2012
    ..abstract:..