Submissions from 2021

Connecting patients diagnosed with human immunodeficiency virus in the emergency department to care during the COVID-19 pandemic, Thomas K. Hagerman, Kimberly Mumby, Indira Brar, Norman Markowitz, Joseph B. Miller, and Jacob Manteuffel


Week 48 outcomes from the BRAAVE 2020 study: a randomised switch to bictegravir/emtricitabine/tenofovir alafenamide (B/F/TAF) in African American adults with HIV, D Hagins, P Kumar, A Wurapa, Indira Brar, D Berger, O Osiyemi, C Hileman, M Ramgopal, C McDonald, C Blair, K Andreatta, S E. Collins, D Brainard, G Gohlar, and H Martin

A Multicenter Prospective Registry Study of Lung Transplant Recipients Hospitalized with COVID-19, M R. Heldman, O S. Kates, A Multani, J M. Steinbrink, A V. Lewis, B D. Alexander, O E. Beaird, S Sehgal, A D. Mishkin, R M. La Hoz, E A. Blumberg, J Nelson, K Safa, C N. Kotton, M Hemmersbach-Miller, Zohra S. Chaudhry, K Saharia, J A. Morillas, R M. Rakita, A S. Sait, F Meloni, H Wilkens, P Camargo, S D. Tanna, R Tomic, M G. Ison, E D. Lease, C E. Fisher, and A P. Limaye

Submissions from 2020

PRIMARY CARE VISITS ARE THE KEY FACTOR IN ENSURING HIGHER VACCINATION RATES IN POST-LIVER TRANSPLANT PATIENTS. A SINGLE CENTER STUDY, Taha Ashraf, Vivek Mendiratta, Maher Musleh, Tommy Parraga Acosta, George Alangaden, Kimberly Brown, and Syed-Mohammed Jafri

Prospective Randomized Study of Prophylactic Ciprofloxacin Versus Levofloxacin in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Patients: An Interim Report, Shatha Farhan, Georgiana Marusca, Michael Bazydlo, Klodiana Neme, Nancy Mikulandric, Josena K. Stephen, Nada Kortam, R Mayur, Danielle L. Pelland, Nada Zagar, Mary A. Trapp, Elizabeth A. Henne, Scott R. Rohrer, Sarah Szymanski, Josephine Emole, Edward Peres, and Nalini Janakiraman

IMPACT OF BASELINE ALANINE AMINOTRANSFERASE LEVELS ON THE SAFETY AND EFFICACY OF REMDESIVIR IN MODERATE COVID-19 PATIENTS, Owen Tsang, Indira Brar, Christoph Spinner, Philip Robinson, Meta Roestenberg, Alexandra Calmy, Denis Malvy, Emon Elboudwarej, Yuan Tian, Circe McDonald, Susanna Tan, Vithika Suri, Robert Hyland, Devi SenGupta, Anand P. Chokkalingam, Anuj Gaggar, Anu O. Osinusi, Diana M. Brainard, Shin-Woo Kim, Graham Cooke, Shan-Chwen Shan-Chwen, Emanuele Nicastri, Manuel Castano, and Louis Yi Ann Chai

Submissions from 2019

Lessons Learned from an International Infection Control Consultation in a Newly Built Hospital in Saudi Arabia, Eman Chami and Abigail Keskimaki

Reducing Hospital-acquired Catheter-associated Urinary Tract Infections and Clostridium difficile Infection Rates through a Multi-disciplinary Approach, C Ludington, Nicole Pahl, and Vivek Kak

Bacterial colonization of drinking water: Implications for an aging U.S. water infrastructure, Gina Maki, S McElmurry, P Kilgore, N Love, Helina Misikir, Mary Perri, and Marcus J. Zervos

Eosinophils at Work: Cavitary Lung Lesions in a Young Nurse, Kajali Mishra, Shivani Sharma, Sarah Gorgis, and Marcus Zervos

Tenofovir alafenamide versus tenofovir disoproxil fumarate in women: Pooled analysis of seven clinical trials, M Thompson, Indira Brar, C Brinson, C Creticos, D Hagins, E Koenig, C Martorell, C Mussini, L Waters, S Guo, Y P. Liu, L Temme, D SenGupta, and M Das

Submissions from 2018

A case report of cruise-related leptospirosis, requiring a high level of suspicion for diagnosis, J Dueweke, Gina Maki, Amit Vahia, and Indira Brar

HIV co-infection is associated with increased liver complications and reduced mental health among patients with chronic hepatitis B, Mei Lu, Norman P. Markowitz, Yueren Zhou, Kuan-Han Hank Wu, Loralee B. Rupp, Sheri Trudeau, Jia Li, J A. Boscarino, M A. Schmidt, Y G. Daida, and Stuart C. Gordon

Hepatitis C patients with HIV co-infection demonstrate unique liver-related complications and health behaviors compared to HCV mono-infected patients, Mei Lu, Norman Markowitz, Yueren Zhou, Kuan-Han Hank Wu, Loralee B. Rupp, Sheri Trudeau, J A. Boscarino, M A. Schmidt, Y G. Daida, and Stuart C. Gordon

Switch to bictegravir/F/TAF from DTG and ABC/3TC, J M. Molina, D Ward, Indira Brar, A Mills, H J. Stellbrink, L López-Cortés, P Ruane, D Podzamczer, C Brinson, J M. Custodio, H Liu, K Andreatta, H Martin, A Cheng, and E Quirk

Pott's disease-A case in recognizing and treating extrapulmonary tuberculosis, Malav Parikh, Stephanie Bennett, Jonathan Williams, William Keimig, Anne Chen, and Indira Brar

Submissions from 2017

A phase 3 randomized controlled clinical trial of bictegravir in a fixed dose combination, B/F/TAF, vs ABC/DTG/3TC in treatment-naive adults at Week 48, J Gallant, A Lazzarin, A Mills, C Orkin, D Podzamczer, P Tebas, P M. Girard, Indira Brar, E Daar, D Wohl, J Rockstroh, X Wei, K White, H Martin, E Quirk, and A Cheng

Utilization of interferon gamma release assays (IGRAs) for the detection of latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) at a tertiary care hospital, G M. Molina-Pallete, J Kansagra, and Indira Brar

Submissions from 2016

Risk factors for single and recurrent symptomatic urinary tract infections within the first year after kidney transplantation, K Bourgi, W Choi, A Nakhle, Z Abdel-Rahman, Odaliz Abreu-Lanfranco, Mayur Ramesh, A Patel, Ramon Del Busto, and George Alangaden

Chronic necrotizing aspergillosis, Jeremy Gentile and Anne Chen

Emotional motivators: Using visual triggers as an infection control intervention to increase hand hygiene compliance throughout the hospital, Ashley Gregory, Eman Chami, and Jennifer J. Pietsch

Successful outcomes of fecal microbiota transplantation in patients with chronic liver disease, Alireza Meighani, Mayur Ramesh, and Reena Salgia

Submissions from 2015

Infection in the “fifth valve” of the heart, Suraj Raheja and Marcus Zervos