Joseph R Lentino

Summary

Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Nosocomial Pneumonia: More Than Just Ventilator-Associated
    Joseph R Lentino
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Edward Hines, Jr Veterans Affairs Hospital, Fifth Avenue at Roosevelt Road, Hines, IL 60141 5000, USA
    Curr Infect Dis Rep 3:266-273. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Infections Associated with Prosthetic Knee and Prosthetic Hip
    Joseph R Lentino
    Medical Service, Section of Infectious Diseases, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Curr Infect Dis Rep 6:388-392. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Association between initial empirical therapy and decreased length of stay among veteran patients hospitalized with community acquired pneumonia
    Joseph R Lentino
    Section of Infectious Diseases 111P, Medical Service, Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Edward Hines, JR VA Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 19:61-6. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Prosthetic joint infections: bane of orthopedists, challenge for infectious disease specialists
    Joseph R Lentino
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Medical Service, Edward Hines, Jr, VA Hospital, Hines, IL, USA and Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60141 5000, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 36:1157-61. 2003

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Nosocomial Pneumonia: More Than Just Ventilator-Associated
    Joseph R Lentino
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Edward Hines, Jr Veterans Affairs Hospital, Fifth Avenue at Roosevelt Road, Hines, IL 60141 5000, USA
    Curr Infect Dis Rep 3:266-273. 2001
    ..Clinicians are urged to review local antimicrobial resistance patterns and to initiate empiric therapy on the basis of those data...
  2. ncbi request reprint Infections Associated with Prosthetic Knee and Prosthetic Hip
    Joseph R Lentino
    Medical Service, Section of Infectious Diseases, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Curr Infect Dis Rep 6:388-392. 2004
    ..Several additional antibiotics other than vancomycin are available for methicillin-resistant staphylococcal infection, but these are still unproven in the treatment of osteomyelitis or prosthetic joint infection...
  3. ncbi request reprint Association between initial empirical therapy and decreased length of stay among veteran patients hospitalized with community acquired pneumonia
    Joseph R Lentino
    Section of Infectious Diseases 111P, Medical Service, Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Edward Hines, JR VA Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 19:61-6. 2002
    ..The conclusion was the same namely azithromycin monotherapy was associated with a decreased duration of hospital stay...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prosthetic joint infections: bane of orthopedists, challenge for infectious disease specialists
    Joseph R Lentino
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Medical Service, Edward Hines, Jr, VA Hospital, Hines, IL, USA and Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60141 5000, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 36:1157-61. 2003
    ..Long-term antibiotic suppression and/or arthrodesis are useful for patients too frail to undergo extensive surgery. Using an optimal approach, recurrent infection occurs in <10% of previously infected joints...