Maureen K Bolon

  • 2548 Citations
20022020
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Research Output 2004 2019

2019

Successful treatment of a Candida auris intra-articular infection

Roberts, S. C., Zembower, T. R., Bolon, M. K., Kadakia, A. R., Gilley, J. H., Ko, J. H., Clark, J., Ward-Fore, S. & Taiwo, B. O., Jan 1 2019, In : Emerging microbes & infections. 8, 1, p. 866-868 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Candida
Joints
Amphotericin B
Infection
Ankle
2018

A Patient With CKD Develops Cholestatic Liver Injury During a Clinical Trial

CKD Optimal Management with Binders and NicotinamidE (COMBINE) Investigators, Jan 1 2018, In : Kidney International Reports. 3, 1, p. 5-10 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clinical Trials
Liver
Wounds and Injuries
2017
4 Citations (Scopus)

Implementation of a cefazolin-based stewardship pathway for methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infections paired with infectious diseases consultation

Lee, B. J., Rao, S. N., Wang, S. K., Lee, J. Y., Lakada, I. Y., Gilbert, E. M., Barr, V. O., Postelnick, M. J., Sutton, S. H., Zembower, T. R., Bolon, M. K., Scheetz, M. H. & Rhodes, N. J., May 1 2017, In : International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents. 49, 5, p. 650-654 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cefazolin
Methicillin
Communicable Diseases
Staphylococcus aureus
Referral and Consultation
2016
5 Citations (Scopus)

Hand Hygiene: An Update

Bolon, M. K., Sep 1 2016, In : Infectious disease clinics of North America. 30, 3, p. 591-607 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Hand Hygiene
Hand
Alcohols
Technology
Delivery of Health Care
17 Citations (Scopus)

Inappropriate Clostridium difficile Testing and Consequent Overtreatment and Inaccurate Publicly Reported Metrics

Kelly, S. G., Yarrington, M., Zembower, T. R., Sutton, S. H., Silkaitis, C., Postelnick, M., Mikolajczak, A. & Bolon, M. K., Dec 1 2016, In : Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. 37, 12, p. 1395-1400 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clostridium difficile
Clostridium Infections
Delivery of Health Care
Documentation
Diarrhea
10 Citations (Scopus)

Respiratory syncytial virus outbreak on an adult stem cell transplant unit

Kelly, S. G., Metzger, K., Bolon, M. K., Silkaitis, C., Mielnicki, M., Cullen, J., Rooney, M., Blanke, T., Tahboub, A. E., Noskin, G. A. & Zembower, T. R., Sep 1 2016, In : American Journal of Infection Control. 44, 9, p. 1022-1026 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adult Stem Cells
Respiratory Syncytial Viruses
Disease Outbreaks
Transplants
Delivery of Health Care
2015
22 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of ACB complex genospecies on clinical outcomes in a U.S. hospital with high rates of multidrug resistance

Fitzpatrick, M. A., Ozer, E. A., Bolon, M. K. & Hauser, A. R., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Infection. 70, 2, p. 144-152 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acinetobacter calcoaceticus
Acinetobacter baumannii
Multiple Drug Resistance
Bacteremia
Acinetobacter
4 Citations (Scopus)

Reducing catheter-associated urinary tract infections in a neuro-spine intensive care unit

Schelling, K., Palamone, J., Thomas, K., Naidech, A. M., Silkaitis, C., Henry, J., Bolon, M. K. & Zembower, T. R., Aug 1 2015, In : American Journal of Infection Control. 43, 8, p. 892-894 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Catheter-Related Infections
Urinary Tract Infections
Intensive Care Units
Spine
Infection
28 Citations (Scopus)

The burden of mucosal barrier injury laboratory-confirmed bloodstream infection among hematology, oncology, and stem cell transplant patients

Metzger, K. E., Rucker, Y., Callaghan, M., Churchill, M., Jovanovic, B., Zembower, T. R. & Bolon, M. K., Jan 1 2015, In : Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. 36, 2, p. 119-124 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hematology
Stem Cells
Transplants
Wounds and Injuries
Infection
2014
1 Citation (Scopus)

A bridge too far

Echenique, I. A., Angarone, M. P. & Bolon, M. K., Jan 1 2014, In : Transplant Infectious Disease. 16, 5, p. 866-867 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Enterobacteriaceae Infections
Preoperative Period
End Stage Liver Disease
beta-Lactams
Enterobacteriaceae
5 Citations (Scopus)

Outcomes of an enhanced surveillance program for carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae

Fitzpatrick, M., Zembower, T. R., Malczynski, M., Qi, C. & Bolon, M. K., Jan 1 2014, In : Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. 35, 4, p. 419-422 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbapenems
Enterobacteriaceae

Use of acid-fast bacilli staining to determine the need for airborne infection isolation precautions: A comparison of respiratory specimens

Silkaitis, C., Bardowski, L., Coomer, C., Trakas, K., Lavin, M. A., Reddy, S., Bolon, M. K. & Zembower, T. R., Jan 1 2014, In : American Journal of Infection Control. 42, 11, p. 1244-1246 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bacillus
Organizational Policy
Patient Isolation
Staining and Labeling
Acids
2013
307 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical practice guidelines for antimicrobial prophylaxis in surgery

Bratzler, D. W., Dellinger, E. P., Olsen, K. M., Perl, T. M., Auwaerter, P. G., Bolon, M. K., Fish, D. N., Napolitano, L. M., Sawyer, R. G., Slain, D., Steinberg, J. P. & Weinstein, R. A., Jan 1 2013, In : Surgical Infections. 14, 1, p. 73-156 84 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Surgical Wound Infection
Antibiotic Prophylaxis
Operative Surgical Procedures
Anti-Infective Agents
Practice Guidelines
790 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical practice guidelines for antimicrobial prophylaxis in surgery

Bratzler, D. W., Dellinger, E. P., Olsen, K. M., Perl, T. M., Auwaerter, P. G., Bolon, M. K., Fish, D. N., Napolitano, L. M., Sawyer, R. G., Slain, D., Steinberg, J. P. & Weinstein, R. A., Feb 1 2013, In : American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy. 70, 3, p. 195-283 89 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Physicians' Practice Patterns
Surgical Wound Infection
Antibiotic Prophylaxis
Operative Surgical Procedures
Practice Guidelines
72 Citations (Scopus)

Correlations of antibiotic use and carbapenem resistance in enterobacteriaceae

McLaughlin, M., Advincula, M. R., Malczynski, M., Qi, C., Bolon, M. K. & Scheetz, M. H., Oct 1 2013, In : Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy. 57, 10, p. 5131-5133 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbapenems
Enterobacteriaceae
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Epidemiologic Studies
Epidemiology
358 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of daily chlorhexidine bathing on hospital-acquired infection

Climo, M. W., Yokoe, D. S., Warren, D. K., Perl, T. M., Bolon, M., Herwaldt, L. A., Weinstein, R. A., Sepkowitz, K. A., Jernigan, J. A., Sanogo, K. & Wong, E. S., Feb 7 2013, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 368, 6, p. 533-542 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chlorhexidine
Cross Infection
Infection
Incidence
Critical Care
116 Citations (Scopus)

The importance of long-term acute care hospitals in the regional epidemiology of klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase-producing enterobacteriaceae

Lin, M. Y., Lyles-Banks, R. D., Lolans, K., Hines, D. W., Spear, J. B., Petrak, R., Trick, W. E., Weinstein, R. A., Hayden, M. K., Kallen, A. J., Acuna, N., Albright, R., Alexander, P., Anthony, T., Bardowski, L., Berends, C., Bonebrake, A., Bova, J., Braggs, A., Burtun, S. & 52 others, Byrnes, M. A., Cagle, C., Chavis, R., Cienkus, S., Collins-Johnson, S., Coomer, C., Chou, T., Cullen, D., Deguzman, D., Donceras, O., Feller, M., Fung, S., Gasienica, J. A. M., Garcia-Houchins, S., Genovese, G., Gentile, M., Gonzaga, G., Goodwin, E., Hernandez, E., Kerridge, J., Kirk, J., Lavin, M. A., Lee, S., Lepinski, J., Myrick, S., Oats, T., O'Donnell, A., Pasinos, V., Patton, J. A., Perez, M., Purpura, J., Rakoski, L., Reiner, S., Saiyed, A., Santine, M., Schmitt, B., Schultz, C., Semar, R. M., Sethuraman, H., Silkaitis, C., Stutler, E., Thompson, A., Wickman, K., Bolon, M., Cha, A., Landon, E., Malow, J., Mohapatra, S., Segreti, J., Weber, S., Welbel, S. & Zembower, T., Nov 1 2013, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 57, 9, p. 1246-1252 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Klebsiella pneumoniae
Long-Term Care
Enterobacteriaceae
Epidemiology
Length of Stay
2012
5 Citations (Scopus)

Effective use of a clinical decision-support system to advance antimicrobial stewardship

Patel, J., Esterly, J. S., Scheetz, M. H., Bolon, M. K. & Postelnick, M. J., Sep 15 2012, In : American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy. 69, 18, p. 1543-1544 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Penicillanic Acid
Clinical Decision Support Systems
Physicians' Practice Patterns
Piperacillin
Microbial Drug Resistance
39 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of postprescription review and feedback as a method of promoting rational antimicrobial use: A multicenter intervention

Cosgrove, S. E., Seo, S. K., Bolon, M. K., Sepkowitz, K. A., Climo, M. W., Diekema, D. J., Speck, K., Gunaseelan, V., Noskin, G. A., Herwaldt, L. A., Wong, E. & Perl, T. M., Apr 1 2012, In : Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. 33, 4, p. 374-380 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Confidence Intervals
Incidence
Communicable Diseases
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Physicians
17 Citations (Scopus)

Prospective approach to managing antimicrobial drug shortages

Griffith, M. M., Patel, J. A., Sutton, S. H., Bolon, M. K., Esterly, J. S., Gross, A. E., Postelnick, M. J., Zembower, T. R. & Scheetz, M. H., Jul 1 2012, In : Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. 33, 7, p. 745-752 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pharmaceutical Preparations
Equipment and Supplies
Patient Care
Epidemiology
Delivery of Health Care
33 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of anti-infective drug shortages on hospitals in the United States: Trends and causes

Griffith, M. M., Gross, A. E., Sutton, S. H., Bolon, M. K., Esterly, J. S., Patel, J. A., Postelnick, M. J., Zembower, T. R. & Scheetz, M. H., Mar 1 2012, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 54, 5, p. 684-691 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Legislation
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Patient Care
Emergencies
Public Health
2011
24 Citations (Scopus)

Hand Hygiene

Bolon, M. K., Mar 1 2011, In : Infectious Disease Clinics of North America. 25, 1, p. 21-43 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Hand Hygiene
Cross Infection
Alcohols
Guidelines
Delivery of Health Care
2 Citations (Scopus)

Life-years gained with meropenem over ciprofloxacin in penicillin-allergic patients with gram-negative bacilli sepsis: Results of a probabilistic model

Scheetz, M. H., Bolon, M. K., Esterly, J. S., Reddy, P., Postelnick, M. & Lee, T. A., May 1 2011, In : Pharmacotherapy. 31, 5, p. 469-479 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

meropenem
Statistical Models
Ciprofloxacin
Quality-Adjusted Life Years
Penicillins
31 Citations (Scopus)

The Newer Fluoroquinolones

Bolon, M. K., Jul 1 2011, In : Medical Clinics of North America. 95, 4, p. 793-817 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Fluoroquinolones
Safety
Levofloxacin
Ciprofloxacin
Streptococcus pneumoniae
2009
45 Citations (Scopus)

Cost-effectiveness analysis of an antimicrobial stewardship team on bloodstream infections: A probabilistic analysis

Scheetz, M. H., Bolon, M. K., Postelnick, M., Noskin, G. A. & Lee, T. A., Mar 24 2009, In : Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. 63, 4, p. 816-825 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quality-Adjusted Life Years
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Costs and Cost Analysis
Bacteremia
Infection

General principles of antimicrobial selection

Bolon, M. & Weber, SG., 2009, Hazzard's Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology: Sixth edition. Halter, JB., Ouslander, JG., Tinetti, ME., Studenski, S., High, KP. & Asthana, S. (eds.). Chicago: McGraw Hill, p. 1517-1530

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

63 Citations (Scopus)

Improved surveillance for surgical site infections after orthopedic implantation procedures: Extending applications for automated data

Bolon, M. K., Hooper, D., Stevenson, K. B., Greenbaum, M., Olsen, M. A., Herwaldt, L., Noskin, G. A., Fraser, V. J., Climo, M., Khan, Y., Vostok, J. & Yokoe, D. S., May 1 2009, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 48, 9, p. 1223-1229 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Orthopedic Procedures
Surgical Wound Infection
Arthroplasty
Knee Replacement Arthroplasties
Hip
21 Citations (Scopus)

Morbidity associated with Pseudomonas aeruginosa bloodstream infections

Scheetz, M. H., Hoffman, M. J., Bolon, M. K., Schulert, G., Estrellado, W., Baraboutis, I. G., Sriram, P., Dinh, M., Owens, L. K. & Hauser, A. R., Jul 1 2009, In : Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease. 64, 3, p. 311-319 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Organ Dysfunction Scores
Morbidity
Infection
Length of Stay
60 Citations (Scopus)

The Newer Fluoroquinolones

Bolon, M. K., Dec 1 2009, In : Infectious Disease Clinics of North America. 23, 4, p. 1027-1051 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Fluoroquinolones
Safety
Levofloxacin
Ciprofloxacin
Streptococcus pneumoniae
2007
96 Citations (Scopus)

Persistent Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia: An analysis of risk factors and outcomes

Hawkins, C. A., Huang, J., Jin, N., Noskin, G. A., Zembower, T. R. & Bolon, M. K., Sep 24 2007, In : Archives of Internal Medicine. 167, 17, p. 1861-1867 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bacteremia
Staphylococcus aureus
Odds Ratio
Methicillin Resistance
Confidence Intervals
50 Citations (Scopus)

Postpartum mastitis and community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus

Reddy, P., Qi, C., Zembower, T. R., Noskin, G. A. & Bolon, M. K., Jan 1 2007, In : Emerging Infectious Diseases. 13, 2, p. 298-301 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methicillin Resistance
Mastitis
Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Postpartum Period
Staphylococcus
13 Citations (Scopus)

Shigella sonnei bacteremia: Two adult cases and review of the literature

Hawkins, C. A., Taiwo, B. O., Bolon, M. K., Julka, K., Adewole, A. & Stosor, V., Feb 26 2007, In : Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases. 39, 2, p. 170-173 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Shigella sonnei
Bacteremia
Diabetes Mellitus
Neoplasms
Therapeutics
2006
91 Citations (Scopus)

A multicenter intervention to prevent catheter-associated bloodstream infections

Warren, D. K., Cosgrove, S. E., Diekema, D. J., Zuccotti, G., Climo, M. W., Bolon, M. K., Tokars, J. I., Noskin, G. A., Wong, E. S., Sepkowitz, K. A., Herwaldt, L. A., Perl, T. M., Solomon, S. L. & Fraser, V. J., Jul 1 2006, In : Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. 27, 7, p. 662-669 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Catheter-Related Infections
Catheters
Femoral Vein
Central Venous Catheters
Evidence-Based Practice
30 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of inactive empiric antimicrobial therapy on inpatient mortality and length of stay

Scarsi, K. K., Feinglass, J. M., Scheetz, M. H., Postelnick, M. J., Bolon, M. K. & Noskin, G. A., Oct 1 2006, In : Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy. 50, 10, p. 3355-3360 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Inpatients
Length of Stay
Mortality
Therapeutics
Infection
8 Citations (Scopus)

Lack of effect of fluoroquinolone resistance on mortality in subjects with Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteraemia

Scheetz, M. H., Bolon, M. K., Scarsi, K. K., Fotis, M. A. & Postelnick, M. J., Feb 1 2006, In : Journal of Infection. 52, 2, p. 105-110 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fluoroquinolones
Bacteremia
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Mortality
Morbidity
2005
16 Citations (Scopus)

An antibiotic order form intervention does not improve or reduce vancomycin use

Bolon, M. K., Arnold, A. D., Feldman, H. A., Goldmann, D. A. & Wright, S. B., Jan 1 2005, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 24, 12, p. 1053-1058 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Vancomycin
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Compliance
Pediatric Hospitals
Advisory Committees
2 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of on-call infectious-diseases pharmacists on antibiotic expenditures [1]

Scheetz, M. H., Postelnick, M. J., Scarsi, K. K., Gerzenshtein, L., Bolon, M. K., Fotis, M. A. & Noskin, G. A., Oct 1 2005, In : American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy. 62, 19, p. 1967-1968 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Drug Utilization
Drug Costs
Health Expenditures
Pharmacists
Communicable Diseases
22 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluating vancomycin use at a pediatric hospital: New approaches and insights

Bolon, M. K., Arnold, A. D., Feldman, H. A., Rehkopf, D. H., Strong, E. F., Goldmann, D. A. & Wright, S. B., Jan 1 2005, In : Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. 26, 1, p. 47-55 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Pediatric Hospitals
Vancomycin
Tertiary Care Centers
Statistical Factor Analysis
Tertiary Healthcare
2004
110 Citations (Scopus)

Glycopeptides are no more effective than β-lactam agents for prevention of surgical site infection after cardiac surgery: A meta-analysis

Bolon, M. K., Morlote, M., Weber, S. G., Koplan, B., Carmeli, Y. & Wright, S. B., May 15 2004, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 38, 10, p. 1357-1363 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Surgical Wound Infection
Lactams
Glycopeptides
Thoracic Surgery
Meta-Analysis
31 Citations (Scopus)
Quinolones
Fluoroquinolones
Klebsiella pneumoniae
Escherichia coli
Enterobacteriaceae