Affiliation: Harvard University
- Estimated nursing workload for the implementation of ventilator bundlesWestyn Branch-Elliman
Division of Infectious Disease, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
BMJ Qual Saf 22:357-61. 2013..However, the nursing resources required to implement these bundles, and their effect on other aspects of intensive care unit patient care, are unknown...
- Hepatitis C transmission due to contamination of multidose medication vials: summary of an outbreak and a call to actionWestyn Branch-Elliman
Divisions of Infectious Diseases and Infection Control Hospital Epidemiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
Am J Infect Control 41:92-4. 2013..This report typifies the types of outbreaks that continue to occur despite safe injection guidelines...
- Risk factors for Staphylococcus aureus postpartum breast abscessWestyn Branch-Elliman
Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Health Care Quality, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
Clin Infect Dis 54:71-7. 2012..We describe novel risk factors associated with postpartum breast abscesses and the changing epidemiology of this infection...
- Health and economic burden of post-partum Staphylococcus aureus breast abscessWestyn Branch-Elliman
Division of Infectious Diseases, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America Division of Infection Control Hospital Epidemiology Silverman Institute for Health Care Quality and Safety, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
PLoS ONE 8:e73155. 2013..To determine the health and economic burdens of post-partum Staphylococcus aureus breast abscess...
- Investigation of a Candida guilliermondii pseudo-outbreak reveals a novel source of laboratory contaminationJames E Kirby
Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
J Clin Microbiol . 2017..All of these variables should be considered when evaluating possible laboratory-based pseudo-outbreaks...