Infection Prevention in Aging Research Group

Publications

2015

Peer-Reviewed Publications

1. Mody L. Preventing aspiration pneumonia in high-risk NH residents: Role of chlorhexidine-based oral care questioned again. Clin Infect Dis. (IF: 9.1)

2. Manu E et al. Advance directives and care received by older nursing home residents. Am J Hosp Palliat Care. (IF: 1.7)

3. Crnich C et al. Optimizing antibiotic stewardship in nursing homes: A narrative review and recommendations for improvement. Drugs and Aging. (IF: 2.9; Times cited: 52)

4. Mody L et al. Effects of excessive antibiotic use in nursing homes. JAMA Intern Med. (IF: 20.8)

5. Mody L et al. Prevalence of and risk factors for multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii colonization among high-risk nursing home residents. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. (IF: 2.9)

6. Roghmann MC et al. Transmission of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) to healthcare worker gowns and gloves during care of nursing home residents. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. (IF: 2.9)

7. Chopra V et al. Peripherally inserted central catheter use in skilled nursing facilities: A pilot study. J Am Geriatr Soc. (IF: 4.1)

8. Mody L et al. Enhancing resident safety by preventing healthcare-associated infection: A national initiative to reduce catheter-associated urinary tract infections in Nursing Homes. Clin Infect Dis. (IF: 9.1)

9. Mody L et al. A Targeted Infection Prevention (TIP) Intervention in nursing home residents with indwelling devices: a randomized clinical trial. JAMA Intern Med. (IF: 20.8; Times cited: 83)

10. Min L et al. Functional disability and nursing resource use are predictive of antimicrobial resistance in nursing homes. J Am Geriatr Soc. (IF: 4.1)