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L Silvia Munoz-Price MD, PhD

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Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Medicine
Division: Infectious Disease
Program: Administration

Member of the Cancer Center

I am willing to mentor a junior faculty member.

Research Experience

  • Acinetobacter baumannii
  • Clostridium difficile
  • Cross Infection
  • Gram-Negative Aerobic Bacteria
  • Infection Control
  • Metagenome
  • Clinical Expertise

  • Clostridium difficile
  • Multidrug resistant organisms
  • Educational Expertise

  • Epidemiology
  • Medicine
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Publications (97)

  • Racial Disparities in Incidence and Outcomes Among Patients With COVID-19. (Muñoz-Price LS, Nattinger AB, Rivera F, Hanson R, Gmehlin CG, Perez A, Singh S, Buchan BW, Ledeboer NA, Pezzin LE) JAMA Netw Open 2020 09 01;3(9):e2021892 PMID: 32975575 PMCID: PMC7519420 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85091807867 09/26/2020    
  • Toxigenic Clostridioides difficile colonization as a risk factor for development of C. difficile infection in solid-organ transplant patients. (Keegan J, Buchan BW, Ledeboer NA, Zhou Z, Hong JC, Graham MB, Munoz-Price LS) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 Sep 16:1-5 PMID: 32933595 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85092160301 09/17/2020    
  • Prevalence of SARS-CoV-2 asymptomatic infections in two large academic health systems in Wisconsin. (Rivera F, Safdar N, Ledeboer N, Schaack G, Chen DJ, Munoz-Price LS) Clin Infect Dis 2020 Aug 19 PMID: 32812030 PMCID: PMC7454339 08/20/2020    
  • Distribution of SARS-CoV-2 PCR Cycle Threshold Values Provide Practical Insight Into Overall and Target-Specific Sensitivity Among Symptomatic Patients. (Buchan BW, Hoff JS, Gmehlin CG, Perez A, Faron ML, Munoz-Price LS, Ledeboer NA) Am J Clin Pathol 2020 09 08;154(4):479-485 PMID: 32687186 PMCID: PMC7454307 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85091263722 07/21/2020       1 Citation
  • Preventing Infection of Patients and Healthcare Workers Should Be the New Normal in the Era of Novel Coronavirus Epidemics: Reply. (Bowdle A, Munoz-Price LS) Anesthesiology 2020 08;133(2):463-464 PMID: 32516146 PMCID: PMC7302079 06/10/2020       5 Citations
  • Epidemiology of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in hospitals of a large healthcare system in Miami, Florida from 2012 to 2016: Five years of experience with an internal registry. (Jimenez A, Trepka MJ, Munoz-Price LS, Pekovic V, Ibrahimou B, Abbo LM, Martinez O, Sposato K, dePascale D, Perez-Cardona A, McElheny CL, Bachman WC, Fowler EL, Doi Y, Fennie K) Am J Infect Control 2020 11;48(11):1341-1347 PMID: 32334004 04/26/2020    
  • Fecal Microbiota Transplantation for Clostridioides difficile Infection in Immunocompromised Hosts. (Revolinski S, Munoz-Price LS) Clin Infect Dis 2019 Jul 25 PMID: 32275059 04/11/2020    
  • Preventing Infection of Patients and Healthcare Workers Should Be the New Normal in the Era of Novel Coronavirus Epidemics. (Bowdle A, Munoz-Price LS) Anesthesiology 2020 06;132(6):1292-1295 PMID: 32195701 PMCID: PMC7155906 03/21/2020       25 Citations
  • Association Between Environmental Factors and Toxigenic Clostridioides difficile Carriage at Hospital Admission. (Muñoz-Price LS, Hanson R, Singh S, Nattinger AB, Penlesky A, Buchan BW, Ledeboer NA, Beyer K, Namin S, Zhou Y, Pezzin LE) JAMA Netw Open 2020 01 03;3(1):e1919132 PMID: 31922563 PMCID: PMC6991319 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85077730785 01/11/2020       1 Citation
  • How frequently should sink drains be disinfected? (Ramos-Castaneda JA, Faron ML, Hyke J, Bell-Key D, Buchan BW, Nanchal R, Pintar P, Graham MB, Huerta S, Munoz-Price LS) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 03;41(3):358-360 PMID: 31918767 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85077885913 01/11/2020    
  • Risk of infection in patients undergoing urologic surgery based on the presence of asymptomatic bacteriuria: A prospective study. (Ramos-Castaneda JA, Ruano-Ravina A, Munoz-Price LS, Toro-Bermúdez R, Ruiz-Londoño D, Segura-Cardona AM, Lemos-Luengas EV) Am J Infect Control 2019 12;47(12):1474-1478 PMID: 31375294 08/04/2019    
  • Patient-to-Patient Transmission of Klebsiella pneumoniae Carbapenemase Variants with Reduced Ceftazidime-Avibactam Susceptibility. (Munoz-Price LS, Reeme AE, Buchan BW, Mettus RT, Mustapha MM, Van Tyne D, Shields RK, Doi Y) Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2019 10;63(10) PMID: 31332070 PMCID: PMC6761506 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85072570497 07/25/2019       2 Citations
  • Clostridioides difficile in transplant patients: early diagnosis, treatment, and prevention. (Revolinski SL, Munoz-Price LS) Curr Opin Infect Dis 2019 08;32(4):307-313 PMID: 31116134 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85069234375 05/23/2019    
  • Use of a cohorting-unit and systematic surveillance cultures to control a Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC)-producing Enterobacteriaceae outbreak. (Reeme AE, Bowler SL, Buchan BW, Graham MB, Behrens E, Singh S, Hong JC, Arvan J, Hyke JW, Palen L, Savage S, Seliger H, Huerta S, Ledeboer NA, Kotay S, Mathers AJ, Cooper VS, Mustapha MM, Mettus RT, Doi Y, Munoz-Price LS) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 07;40(7):767-773 PMID: 31084655 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85065637314 05/16/2019       2 Citations
  • Effectiveness of a hydrogen peroxide foam against bleach for the disinfection of sink drains. (Buchan BW, Arvan JA, Graham MB, Tarima S, Faron ML, Nanchal R, Munoz-Price LS) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 06;40(6):724-726 PMID: 30992089 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85065244760 04/18/2019       4 Citations
  • The Juncture Between Clostridioides difficile Infection and Inflammatory Bowel Diseases. (Beniwal-Patel P, Stein DJ, Munoz-Price LS) Clin Infect Dis 2019 07 02;69(2):366-372 PMID: 30689770 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85069263875 01/29/2019       1 Citation
  • Infection prevention in the operating room anesthesia work area. (Munoz-Price LS, Bowdle A, Johnston BL, Bearman G, Camins BC, Dellinger EP, Geisz-Everson MA, Holzmann-Pazgal G, Murthy R, Pegues D, Prielipp RC, Rubin ZA, Schaffzin J, Yokoe D, Birnbach DJ) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 Dec 11:1-17 PMID: 30526699 12/12/2018       31 Citations
  • Immediate impact of healthcare-facility-onset Clostridium difficile laboratory-identified events reporting methodology change on standardized infection ratios. (Figueroa Castro CE, Palen L, Johnson C, Graham MB, Letzer D, Ledeboer N, Buchan B, Block T, Seliger H, Singh S, Behrens E, Huerta S, Munoz-Price LS) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 12;39(12):1484-1486 PMID: 30348236 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85055537816 10/24/2018    
  • Clostridium difficile in Immunocompromised Hosts: A Review of Epidemiology, Risk Factors, Treatment, and Prevention. (Revolinski SL, Munoz-Price LS) Clin Infect Dis 2019 05 30;68(12):2144-2153 PMID: 30281082 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85064842624 10/04/2018       13 Citations
  • The relevance of sink proximity to toilets on the detection of Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase inside sink drains. (Buchan BW, Graham MB, Lindmair-Snell J, Arvan J, Ledeboer NA, Nanchal R, Munoz-Price LS) Am J Infect Control 2019 01;47(1):98-100 PMID: 30172608 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85052737901 09/03/2018       6 Citations
  • The Intersection Between Colonization Resistance, Antimicrobial Stewardship, and Clostridium difficile. (Rosa R, Donskey CJ, Munoz-Price LS) Curr Infect Dis Rep 2018 Jun 07;20(8):27 PMID: 29882079 06/09/2018    
  • Clostridium difficile Exposures, Colonization, and the Microbiome: Implications for Prevention. (Revolinski SL, Munoz-Price LS) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 05;39(5):596-602 PMID: 29553000 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85044227070 03/20/2018       2 Citations
  • Duration of Contact Precautions for Acute-Care Settings. (Banach DB, Bearman G, Barnden M, Hanrahan JA, Leekha S, Morgan DJ, Murthy R, Munoz-Price LS, Sullivan KV, Popovich KJ, Wiemken TL) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 02;39(2):127-144 PMID: 29321078 01/13/2018       29 Citations
  • Elizabethkingia anophelis: Clinical Experience of an Academic Health System in Southeastern Wisconsin. (Figueroa Castro CE, Johnson C, Williams M, VanDerSlik A, Graham MB, Letzer D, Ledeboer N, Buchan BW, Block T, Borlaug G, Munoz-Price LS) Open Forum Infect Dis 2017;4(4):ofx251 PMID: 29308406 PMCID: PMC5751080 01/09/2018    
  • Environmental Cleaning of Outpatient Exam Rooms: How Frequent is Enough? (Sridhar S, Graham MB, Savage-Taft S, Fangman J, Munoz-Price LS) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 01;39(1):114-115 PMID: 29229004 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85041526316 12/13/2017       1 Citation
  • Outbreak of Klebsiella pneumoniae Carbapenemase-Producing Citrobacter freundii at a Tertiary Acute Care Facility in Miami, Florida. (Jiménez A, Castro JG, Munoz-Price LS, de Pascale D, Shimose L, Mustapha MM, Spychala CN, Mettus RT, Cooper VS, Doi Y) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 03;38(3):320-326 PMID: 27923418 12/08/2016       9 Citations
  • Proposed primary endpoints for use in clinical trials that compare treatment options for bloodstream infection in adults: a consensus definition. (Harris PNA, McNamara JF, Lye DC, Davis JS, Bernard L, Cheng AC, Doi Y, Fowler VG Jr, Kaye KS, Leibovici L, Lipman J, Llewelyn MJ, Munoz-Price S, Paul M, Peleg AY, Rodríguez-Baño J, Rogers BA, Seifert H, Thamlikitkul V, Thwaites G, Tong SYC, Turnidge J, Utili R, Webb SAR, Paterson DL) Clin Microbiol Infect 2017 Aug;23(8):533-541 PMID: 27810466 11/05/2016       26 Citations
  • Antimicrobial Curtains: Are They as Clean as You Think? (Sridhar SA, Ledeboer NA, Nanchal RS, Mackey T, Graham MB, VanDerSlik A, Silvia Munoz-Price L) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2016 10;37(10):1260-2 PMID: 27530468 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84988807834 08/18/2016    
  • Research Methods in Healthcare Epidemiology and Antimicrobial Stewardship-Observational Studies. (Snyder GM, Young H, Varman M, Milstone AM, Harris AD, Munoz-Price S) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2016 10;37(10):1141-6 PMID: 27322190 06/21/2016       3 Citations
  • Evaluating the Impact of Antibiotic Exposures as Time-Dependent Variables on the Acquisition of Carbapenem-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii. (Munoz-Price LS, Rosa R, Castro JG, Laowansiri P, Latibeaudiere R, Namias N, Tarima S) Crit Care Med 2016 Oct;44(10):e949-56 PMID: 27167999 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84966710980 05/12/2016       13 Citations
  • Carbapenem-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii: Concomitant Contamination of Air and Environmental Surfaces. (Shimose LA, Masuda E, Sfeir M, Berbel Caban A, Bueno MX, dePascale D, Spychala CN, Cleary T, Namias N, Kett DH, Doi Y, Munoz-Price LS) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2016 07;37(7):777-81 PMID: 27045768 04/06/2016       12 Citations
  • Handling Time-dependent Variables: Antibiotics and Antibiotic Resistance. (Munoz-Price LS, Frencken JF, Tarima S, Bonten M) Clin Infect Dis 2016 06 15;62(12):1558-1563 PMID: 27025824 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84973478477 03/31/2016       16 Citations
  • New Delhi Metallo-β-Lactamase-1-Producing Klebsiella pneumoniae, Florida, USA(1). (Li JJ, Munoz-Price LS, Spychala CN, DePascale D, Doi Y) Emerg Infect Dis 2016 Apr;22(4):744-6 PMID: 26983001 PMCID: PMC4806972 03/18/2016       10 Citations
  • Recurrent Visual Electronic Hand Hygiene Reminders in the Anesthesia Work Area. (Rodriguez-Aldrete D, Sivanesan E, Banks S, Mavarez A, Arheart K, Eber S, Munoz-Price LS) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2016 07;37(7):872-4 PMID: 26861513 02/11/2016       2 Citations
  • Do Results of Surveillance Cultures Impact the Choice of Empirical Antibiotics Among Patients with Carbapenem-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii Infections? (Rosa R, Castro J, Latibeaudiere R, Namias N, Munoz-Price LS) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2015 Dec;36(12):1455-7 PMID: 26353941 09/12/2015    
  • A New Approach to Pathogen Containment in the Operating Room: Sheathing the Laryngoscope After Intubation. (Birnbach DJ, Rosen LF, Fitzpatrick M, Carling P, Arheart KL, Munoz-Price LS) Anesth Analg 2015 Nov;121(5):1209-14 PMID: 26214550 07/28/2015       10 Citations
  • Infection control precautions for visitors to healthcare facilities. (Banach DB, Bearman GM, Morgan DJ, Munoz-Price LS) Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2015;13(9):1047-50 PMID: 26175335 07/16/2015       16 Citations
  • Reconsidering contact precautions for endemic methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus. (Morgan DJ, Murthy R, Munoz-Price LS, Barnden M, Camins BC, Johnston BL, Rubin Z, Sullivan KV, Shane AL, Dellinger EP, Rupp ME, Bearman G) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2015 Oct;36(10):1163-72 PMID: 26138329 07/04/2015       70 Citations
  • Acinetobacter in the air: did Maryland get it wrong? (Munoz-Price LS) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2015 Jul;36(7):833-4 PMID: 26081997 06/18/2015       4 Citations
  • An evaluation of hand hygiene in an intensive care unit: Are visitors a potential vector for pathogens? (Birnbach DJ, Rosen LF, Fitzpatrick M, Arheart KL, Munoz-Price LS) J Infect Public Health 2015 Nov-Dec;8(6):570-4 PMID: 26059230 06/11/2015       16 Citations
  • Isolation precautions for visitors. (Munoz-Price LS, Banach DB, Bearman G, Gould JM, Leekha S, Morgan DJ, Palmore TN, Rupp ME, Weber DJ, Wiemken TL) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2015 Jul;36(7):747-58 PMID: 26017347 05/29/2015       19 Citations
  • Contamination of Ambient Air with Acinetobacter baumannii on Consecutive Inpatient Days. (Shimose LA, Doi Y, Bonomo RA, De Pascale D, Viau RA, Cleary T, Namias N, Kett DH, Munoz-Price LS) J Clin Microbiol 2015 Jul;53(7):2346-8 PMID: 25926496 PMCID: PMC4473202 05/01/2015       9 Citations
  • Fecal patina in the anesthesia work area. (Munoz-Price LS, Weinstein RA) Anesth Analg 2015 Apr;120(4):703-5 PMID: 25790199 03/20/2015       11 Citations
  • Controlling multidrug-resistant Gram-negative bacilli in your hospital: a transformational journey. (Munoz-Price LS) J Hosp Infect 2015 Apr;89(4):254-8 PMID: 25766464 03/15/2015       9 Citations
  • Surveillance cultures growing carbapenem-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii predict the development of clinical infections: a retrospective cohort study. (Latibeaudiere R, Rosa R, Laowansiri P, Arheart K, Namias N, Munoz-Price LS) Clin Infect Dis 2015 Feb 01;60(3):415-22 PMID: 25352586 10/30/2014       40 Citations
  • Frequency of interactions and hand disinfections among anesthesiologists while providing anesthesia care in the operating room: induction versus maintenance. (Munoz-Price LS, Riley B, Banks S, Eber S, Arheart K, Lubarsky DA, Birnbach DJ) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2014 Aug;35(8):1056-9 PMID: 25026624 07/16/2014       18 Citations
  • Scabies and bedbugs in hospital outbreaks. (Sfeir M, Munoz-Price LS) Curr Infect Dis Rep 2014 Aug;16(8):412 PMID: 24897948 06/06/2014    
  • Klebsiella pneumoniae sequence type 11 isolate producing RmtG 16S rRNA methyltransferase from a patient in Miami, Florida. (Hu F, Munoz-Price LS, DePascale D, Rivera JI, Doi Y) Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2014 Aug;58(8):4980-1 PMID: 24841274 PMCID: PMC4136018 05/21/2014       10 Citations
  • Double gloves: a randomized trial to evaluate a simple strategy to reduce contamination in the operating room. (Birnbach DJ, Rosen LF, Fitzpatrick M, Carling P, Arheart KL, Munoz-Price LS) Anesth Analg 2015 Apr;120(4):848-52 PMID: 24836472 05/20/2014       36 Citations
  • The use of a novel technology to study dynamics of pathogen transmission in the operating room. (Birnbach DJ, Rosen LF, Fitzpatrick M, Carling P, Munoz-Price LS) Anesth Analg 2015 Apr;120(4):844-7 PMID: 24810261 05/09/2014       28 Citations
  • Randomized crossover study evaluating the effect of a hand sanitizer dispenser on the frequency of hand hygiene among anesthesiology staff in the operating room. (Munoz-Price LS, Patel Z, Banks S, Arheart K, Eber S, Lubarsky DA, Birnbach DJ) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2014 Jun;35(6):717-20 PMID: 24799649 05/07/2014       21 Citations
  • Differential environmental contamination with Acinetobacter baumannii based on the anatomic source of colonization. (Rosa R, Depascale D, Cleary T, Fajardo-Aquino Y, Kett DH, Munoz-Price LS) Am J Infect Control 2014 Jul;42(7):755-7 PMID: 24792716 05/06/2014       13 Citations
  • Control of a two-decade endemic situation with carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii: electronic dissemination of a bundle of interventions. (Munoz-Price LS, Carling P, Cleary T, Fajardo-Aquino Y, DePascale D, Jimenez A, Hughes M, Namias N, Pizano L, Kett DH, Arheart K) Am J Infect Control 2014 May;42(5):466-71 PMID: 24773784 04/30/2014       17 Citations
  • Environmental exposure to carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii as a risk factor for patient acquisition of A. baumannii. (Rosa R, Arheart KL, Depascale D, Cleary T, Kett DH, Namias N, Pizano L, Fajardo-Aquino Y, Munoz-Price LS) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2014 Apr;35(4):430-3 PMID: 24602951 03/08/2014       20 Citations
  • Healthcare personnel attire in non-operating-room settings. (Bearman G, Bryant K, Leekha S, Mayer J, Munoz-Price LS, Murthy R, Palmore T, Rupp ME, White J) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2014 Feb;35(2):107-21 PMID: 24442071 PMCID: PMC4820072 01/21/2014       68 Citations
  • In memoriam: John P. Quinn, MD. (Perez F, Arias CA, Bush K, Drusano GL, Lolans K, Munoz-Price LS, Nicolau DP, Queenan AM, Rice LB, Segreti J, Shlaes DM, Weinstein RA, Bonomo RA) Clin Infect Dis 2014 Mar;58(5):748-50 PMID: 24336826 PMCID: PMC3934997 12/18/2013    
  • The authors reply. (Munoz-Price LS, Namias N, Doi Y) Crit Care Med 2013 Dec;41(12):e480-1 PMID: 24275407 11/28/2013    
  • Universal glove and gown use and acquisition of antibiotic-resistant bacteria in the ICU: a randomized trial. (Harris AD, Pineles L, Belton B, Johnson JK, Shardell M, Loeb M, Newhouse R, Dembry L, Braun B, Perencevich EN, Hall KK, Morgan DJ, Benefits of Universal Glove and Gown (BUGG) Investigators, Shahryar SK, Price CS, Gadbaw JJ, Drees M, Kett DH, Muñoz-Price LS, Jacob JT, Herwaldt LA, Sulis CA, Yokoe DS, Maragakis L, Lissauer ME, Zervos MJ, Warren DK, Carver RL, Anderson DJ, Calfee DP, Bowling JE, Safdar N) JAMA 2013 Oct 16;310(15):1571-80 PMID: 24097234 PMCID: PMC4026208 10/08/2013       182 Citations
  • Interactions between anesthesiologists and the environment while providing anesthesia care in the operating room. (Munoz-Price LS, Lubarsky DA, Arheart KL, Prado G, Cleary T, Fajardo-Aquino Y, Depascale D, Eber S, Carling P, Birnbach DJ) Am J Infect Control 2013 Oct;41(10):922-4 PMID: 24074540 10/01/2013       33 Citations
  • Eighteen years of experience with Acinetobacter baumannii in a tertiary care hospital. (Munoz-Price LS, Arheart K, Nordmann P, Boulanger AE, Cleary T, Alvarez R, Pizano L, Namias N, Kett DH, Poirel L) Crit Care Med 2013 Dec;41(12):2733-42 PMID: 23982021 08/29/2013    
  • Clinical epidemiology of the global expansion of Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemases. (Munoz-Price LS, Poirel L, Bonomo RA, Schwaber MJ, Daikos GL, Cormican M, Cornaglia G, Garau J, Gniadkowski M, Hayden MK, Kumarasamy K, Livermore DM, Maya JJ, Nordmann P, Patel JB, Paterson DL, Pitout J, Villegas MV, Wang H, Woodford N, Quinn JP) Lancet Infect Dis 2013 Sep;13(9):785-96 PMID: 23969216 PMCID: PMC4673667 08/24/2013       841 Citations
  • Diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of scabies. (Shimose L, Munoz-Price LS) Curr Infect Dis Rep 2013 Oct;15(5):426-31 PMID: 23904181 08/02/2013    
  • Effect of high perioperative oxygen supplementation on surgical site infections. (Munoz-Price LS, Sands L, Lubarsky DA) Clin Infect Dis 2013 Nov;57(10):1465-72 PMID: 23899687 08/01/2013       11 Citations
  • Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae, long-term acute care hospitals, and our distortions of reality. (Munoz-Price LS) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2013 Aug;34(8):835-7 PMID: 23838225 07/11/2013       4 Citations
  • Deconstructing the infection control bundles for the containment of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae. (Munoz-Price LS, Quinn JP) Curr Opin Infect Dis 2013 Aug;26(4):378-87 PMID: 23806900 06/29/2013       56 Citations
  • Aerosolization of Acinetobacter baumannii in a trauma ICU*. (Munoz-Price LS, Fajardo-Aquino Y, Arheart KL, Cleary T, DePascale D, Pizano L, Namias N, Rivera JI, O'Hara JA, Doi Y) Crit Care Med 2013 Aug;41(8):1915-8 PMID: 23782965 06/21/2013       38 Citations
  • Acinetobacter baumannii: association between environmental contamination of patient rooms and occupant status. (Munoz-Price LS, Namias N, Cleary T, Fajardo-Aquino Y, Depascale D, Arheart KL, Rivera JI, Doi Y) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2013 May;34(5):517-20 PMID: 23571370 04/11/2013       26 Citations
  • Hand hygiene and anesthesiology. (Munoz-Price LS, Birnbach DJ) Int Anesthesiol Clin 2013;51(1):79-92 PMID: 23282723 01/04/2013       8 Citations
  • Differential laundering practices of white coats and scrubs among health care professionals. (Munoz-Price LS, Arheart KL, Lubarsky DA, Birnbach DJ) Am J Infect Control 2013 Jun;41(6):565-7 PMID: 23219673 12/12/2012       16 Citations
  • Bed bugs in healthcare settings. (Munoz-Price LS, Safdar N, Beier JC, Doggett SL) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2012 Nov;33(11):1137-42 PMID: 23041813 10/09/2012       13 Citations
  • Associations between bacterial contamination of health care workers' hands and contamination of white coats and scrubs. (Munoz-Price LS, Arheart KL, Mills JP, Cleary T, Depascale D, Jimenez A, Fajardo-Aquino Y, Coro G, Birnbach DJ, Lubarsky DA) Am J Infect Control 2012 Nov;40(9):e245-8 PMID: 22998784 09/25/2012       58 Citations
  • Decreasing operating room environmental pathogen contamination through improved cleaning practice. (Munoz-Price LS, Birnbach DJ, Lubarsky DA, Arheart KL, Fajardo-Aquino Y, Rosalsky M, Cleary T, Depascale D, Coro G, Namias N, Carling P) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2012 Sep;33(9):897-904 PMID: 22869263 08/08/2012       59 Citations
  • Effectiveness of stepwise interventions targeted to decrease central catheter-associated bloodstream infections. (Munoz-Price LS, Dezfulian C, Wyckoff M, Lenchus JD, Rosalsky M, Birnbach DJ, Arheart KL) Crit Care Med 2012 May;40(5):1464-9 PMID: 22511128 04/19/2012       27 Citations
  • Wild coastline birds as reservoirs of broad-spectrum-β-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae in Miami Beach, Florida. (Poirel L, Potron A, De La Cuesta C, Cleary T, Nordmann P, Munoz-Price LS) Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2012 May;56(5):2756-8 PMID: 22314536 PMCID: PMC3346599 02/09/2012       36 Citations
  • The efficacy of daily bathing with chlorhexidine for reducing healthcare-associated bloodstream infections: a meta-analysis. (O'Horo JC, Silva GL, Munoz-Price LS, Safdar N) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2012 Mar;33(3):257-67 PMID: 22314063 02/09/2012       83 Citations
  • Efficacy of ertapenem for treatment of bloodstream infections caused by extended-spectrum-β-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae. (Collins VL, Marchaim D, Pogue JM, Moshos J, Bheemreddy S, Sunkara B, Shallal A, Chugh N, Eiseler S, Bhargava P, Blunden C, Lephart PR, Memon BI, Hayakawa K, Abreu-Lanfranco O, Chopra T, Munoz-Price LS, Carmeli Y, Kaye KS) Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2012 Apr;56(4):2173-7 PMID: 22290982 PMCID: PMC3318320 02/01/2012       38 Citations
  • Ultraviolet powder versus ultraviolet gel for assessing environmental cleaning. (Munoz-Price LS, Fajardo-Aquino Y, Arheart KL) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2012 Feb;33(2):192-5 PMID: 22227990 01/10/2012       8 Citations
  • Genetic features of CTX-M-15-producing Acinetobacter baumannii from Haiti. (Potron A, Munoz-Price LS, Nordmann P, Cleary T, Poirel L) Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2011 Dec;55(12):5946-8 PMID: 21930877 PMCID: PMC3232807 09/21/2011       24 Citations
  • Emergence and rapid regional spread of Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae. (Won SY, Munoz-Price LS, Lolans K, Hota B, Weinstein RA, Hayden MK, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Epicenter Program) Clin Infect Dis 2011 Sep;53(6):532-40 PMID: 21865189 08/26/2011       167 Citations
  • Use of UV powder for surveillance to improve environmental cleaning. (Munoz-Price LS, Ariza-Heredia E, Adams S, Olivier M, Francois L, Socarras M, Coro G, Adedokun A, Pappas T, Tamayo M, McDade R, Dezfulian C) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2011 Mar;32(3):283-5 PMID: 21460514 04/05/2011       9 Citations
  • Successful eradication of a monoclonal strain of Klebsiella pneumoniae during a K. pneumoniae carbapenemase-producing K. pneumoniae outbreak in a surgical intensive care unit in Miami, Florida. (Munoz-Price LS, De La Cuesta C, Adams S, Wyckoff M, Cleary T, McCurdy SP, Huband MD, Lemmon MM, Lescoe M, Dibhajj FB, Hayden MK, Lolans K, Quinn JP) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2010 Oct;31(10):1074-7 PMID: 20738186 08/27/2010       48 Citations
  • Clinical outcomes of carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii bloodstream infections: study of a 2-state monoclonal outbreak. (Munoz-Price LS, Zembower T, Penugonda S, Schreckenberger P, Lavin MA, Welbel S, Vais D, Baig M, Mohapatra S, Quinn JP, Weinstein RA) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2010 Oct;31(10):1057-62 PMID: 20715975 08/19/2010       55 Citations
  • Infection control in field hospitals after a natural disaster: lessons learned after the 2010 earthquake in Haiti. (Lichtenberger P, Miskin IN, Dickinson G, Schwaber MJ, Ankol OE, Zervos M, Campo RE, Doblecki-Lewis S, Déry MA, Munoz-Price LS) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2010 Sep;31(9):951-7 PMID: 20645864 07/22/2010       9 Citations
  • Pulmonary imaging of pandemic influenza H1N1 infection: relationship between clinical presentation and disease burden on chest radiography and CT. (Abbo L, Quartin A, Morris MI, Saigal G, Ariza-Heredia E, Mariani P, Rodriguez O, Muñoz-Price LS, Ferrada M, Ramee E, Rosas MI, Gonzalez IA, Fishman J) Br J Radiol 2010 Aug;83(992):645-51 PMID: 20551254 PMCID: PMC3473510 06/17/2010       25 Citations
  • Emergence of KPC-producing Pseudomonas aeruginosa in the United States. (Poirel L, Nordmann P, Lagrutta E, Cleary T, Munoz-Price LS) Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2010 Jul;54(7):3072 PMID: 20421402 PMCID: PMC2897310 04/28/2010       62 Citations
  • Successful control of an outbreak of Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase-producing K. pneumoniae at a long-term acute care hospital. (Munoz-Price LS, Hayden MK, Lolans K, Won S, Calvert K, Lin M, Stemer A, Weinstein RA) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2010 Apr;31(4):341-7 PMID: 20175685 02/24/2010       139 Citations
  • Four years of surveillance cultures at a long-term acute care hospital. (Munoz-Price LS, Stemer A) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2010 Jan;31(1):59-63 PMID: 19951201 12/03/2009       14 Citations
  • The spread of Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemases: a tale of strains, plasmids, and transposons. (Munoz-Price LS, Quinn JP) Clin Infect Dis 2009 Dec 01;49(11):1739-41 PMID: 19886796 11/06/2009       54 Citations
  • Prevention of bloodstream infections by use of daily chlorhexidine baths for patients at a long-term acute care hospital. (Munoz-Price LS, Hota B, Stemer A, Weinstein RA) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2009 Nov;30(11):1031-5 PMID: 19751155 09/16/2009       85 Citations
  • Long-term acute care hospitals. (Munoz-Price LS) Clin Infect Dis 2009 Aug 01;49(3):438-43 PMID: 19548836 06/25/2009       81 Citations
  • Acinetobacter infection. (Munoz-Price LS, Weinstein RA) N Engl J Med 2008 Mar 20;358(12):1271-81 PMID: 18354105 03/21/2008       556 Citations
  • Four cases of invasive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections treated with tigecycline. (Munoz-Price LS, Lolans K, Quinn JP) Scand J Infect Dis 2006;38(11-12):1081-4 PMID: 17148081 12/07/2006       27 Citations
  • Multicity outbreak of carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii isolates producing the carbapenemase OXA-40. (Lolans K, Rice TW, Munoz-Price LS, Quinn JP) Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2006 Sep;50(9):2941-5 PMID: 16940085 PMCID: PMC1563549 08/31/2006       157 Citations
  • Emergence of resistance to daptomycin during treatment of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecalis infection. (Munoz-Price LS, Lolans K, Quinn JP) Clin Infect Dis 2005 Aug 15;41(4):565-6 PMID: 16028170 07/20/2005       126 Citations
  • The new beta-lactamases. (Jacoby GA, Munoz-Price LS) N Engl J Med 2005 Jan 27;352(4):380-91 PMID: 15673804 01/28/2005       603 Citations
  • The clinical impact of ganciclovir prophylaxis on the occurrence of bacteremia in orthotopic liver transplant recipients. (Munoz-Price LS, Slifkin M, Ruthazer R, Poutsiaka DD, Hadley S, Freeman R, Rohrer R, Angelis M, Cooper J, Fairchild R, Barefoot L, Bloom J, Fitzmaurice S, Snydman DR) Clin Infect Dis 2004 Nov 01;39(9):1293-9 PMID: 15494905 10/21/2004       51 Citations
  • The role of menopause in the development of chronic mountain sickness. (León-Velarde F, Ramos MA, Hernández JA, De Idiáquez D, Muñoz LS, Gaffo A, Córdova S, Durand D, Monge C) Am J Physiol 1997 Jan;272(1 Pt 2):R90-4 PMID: 9038995 01/01/1997       75 Citations
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