Kenneth R Lawrence

Summary

Affiliation: Tufts-New England Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint MRSA: when to suspect it, how to treat it
    Kenneth R Lawrence
    Tufts University School of Medicine, Division of Geographic Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Boston, USA
    Med Econ 85:40-5. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Hypoglycemia-induced anoxic brain injury possibly associated with levofloxacin
    Kenneth R Lawrence
    Department of Pharmacy and Division of Infectious Disease and Geographic Medicine, Tufts New England Medical Center, 750 Washington Street, P O Box 420, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Infect 52:e177-80. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Serotonin toxicity associated with the use of linezolid: a review of postmarketing data
    Kenneth R Lawrence
    Tufts New England Medical Center, Department of Pharmacy, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 42:1578-83. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole for treatment of severe Staphylococcus aureus infections
    May Adra
    Department of Pharmacy, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111 1533, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 38:338-41. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Rifaximin for the treatment of hepatic encephalopathy
    Kenneth R Lawrence
    Department of Pharmacy, Tufts Medical Center, 800 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 28:1019-32. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Comparison of dosing recommendations for antimicrobial drugs based on two methods for assessing kidney function: cockcroft-gault and modification of diet in renal disease
    Monica V Golik
    Department of Pharmacy, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 28:1125-32. 2008
  7. doi request reprint The role of primary care prescribers in the diagnosis and management of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus skin and soft tissue infections
    Kenneth R Lawrence
    Division of Geographic Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Ther 16:333-8. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Impact of an institution-specific hospital-acquired pneumonia protocol on the appropriateness of antibiotic therapy and patient outcomes
    Jason W Lancaster
    Northeastern University School of Pharmacy, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 28:852-62. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic-lock therapy for long-term catheter-related bacteremia: a review of the current evidence
    Ioanna P Korbila
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Athens, Greece
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 5:639-52. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Continuous versus intermittent intravenous administration of antibacterials with time-dependent action: a systematic review of pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic parameters
    Sofia K Kasiakou
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, and Alfa HealthCare, Athens, Greece
    Drugs 65:2499-511. 2005

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint MRSA: when to suspect it, how to treat it
    Kenneth R Lawrence
    Tufts University School of Medicine, Division of Geographic Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Boston, USA
    Med Econ 85:40-5. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Hypoglycemia-induced anoxic brain injury possibly associated with levofloxacin
    Kenneth R Lawrence
    Department of Pharmacy and Division of Infectious Disease and Geographic Medicine, Tufts New England Medical Center, 750 Washington Street, P O Box 420, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Infect 52:e177-80. 2006
    ..We describe an elderly, non-diabetic patient with steroid-induced hyperglycemia prescribed glyburide who later developed severe hypoglycemia resulting in anoxic brain injury soon after initiating therapy with levofloxacin...
  3. ncbi request reprint Serotonin toxicity associated with the use of linezolid: a review of postmarketing data
    Kenneth R Lawrence
    Tufts New England Medical Center, Department of Pharmacy, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 42:1578-83. 2006
    ..The concomitant administration of nonselective MAO inhibitors or MAO-A inhibitors with drugs that increase serotonin concentrations is associated with serotonin toxicity...
  4. ncbi request reprint Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole for treatment of severe Staphylococcus aureus infections
    May Adra
    Department of Pharmacy, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111 1533, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 38:338-41. 2004
    ..To evaluate the role of trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole (TMP/SMX) as an alternative to vancomycin for the treatment of severe Staphylococcus aureus infections...
  5. doi request reprint Rifaximin for the treatment of hepatic encephalopathy
    Kenneth R Lawrence
    Department of Pharmacy, Tufts Medical Center, 800 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 28:1019-32. 2008
    ..To review the effectiveness and safety of rifaximin for the treatment of hepatic encephalopathy...
  6. doi request reprint Comparison of dosing recommendations for antimicrobial drugs based on two methods for assessing kidney function: cockcroft-gault and modification of diet in renal disease
    Monica V Golik
    Department of Pharmacy, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 28:1125-32. 2008
    ....
  7. doi request reprint The role of primary care prescribers in the diagnosis and management of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus skin and soft tissue infections
    Kenneth R Lawrence
    Division of Geographic Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Ther 16:333-8. 2009
    ..Local susceptibility patterns and individual patient factors should guide the selection of antibiotics...
  8. doi request reprint Impact of an institution-specific hospital-acquired pneumonia protocol on the appropriateness of antibiotic therapy and patient outcomes
    Jason W Lancaster
    Northeastern University School of Pharmacy, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 28:852-62. 2008
    ..To evaluate the impact of a hospital-acquired pneumonia (HAP) protocol on appropriateness of empiric antibiotic therapy, antibiotic deescalation, antibiotic duration, patient mortality, and length of stay...
  9. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic-lock therapy for long-term catheter-related bacteremia: a review of the current evidence
    Ioanna P Korbila
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Athens, Greece
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 5:639-52. 2007
    ..However, more comparative studies should be performed to examine this important therapeutic issue further...
  10. ncbi request reprint Continuous versus intermittent intravenous administration of antibacterials with time-dependent action: a systematic review of pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic parameters
    Sofia K Kasiakou
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, and Alfa HealthCare, Athens, Greece
    Drugs 65:2499-511. 2005
    ....