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Adults (18-65), Geriatrics (65+)
Adults (18-65), Geriatrics (65+)
Dr. Pegues’ current research interests include evaluating clinical decision support tools to improve the use of medical devices, microbiology testing and antimicrobial therapy for infection diagnosis and management; evaluating novel technologies and implementation strategies to reduce environmental microbial contamination and infection risk; and the epidemiology and prevention of infections in solid organ transplant recipients.
Anesi GL, Meyer NJ, Reilly JP, Schweickert WD, Mikkelsen ME, Myers EV, Dickinson ET, Kelly MP, Pegues DA, Fishman NO.: Preparedness tested: Severe cerebral malaria presenting as a high-risk person under investigation for Ebola virus disease at a U.S. hospital. . Disaster Med Public Health Prep 8 : 1-6,2020.
Ziegler M, Pegues D, Landsburg D, Gaynes S, Desphy-Carter A, Omorogbe J, Gilmar C, Tolomeo P, Gorman T, Palmer M, Harker C, Lautenbach E, Han J: Enhanced environmental cleaning to reduce rates of Clostridioides difficile infection on oncology units 6th Decennial International Conference on Healthcare Associated Infections, Atlanta, GA : 2020.
Zeigler M, Landsburg D, Pegues D, Bilker W, Gilmar C, Kucharczuk C, Gorman T, Bink K, Moore, A, Stadtmauer E, Fitzpatrick R, Mangan P, Kraus K, Han J: Fluoroquinolone prophylaxis is highly effective for the prevention of central line-associated bloodstream infections in autologous stem cell transplant patients Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 25 : 1004-10,2019.
Burns J, Mersinger K, Saw S, Morgan S, Athans V, Dutcher L, Pegues D, Degnan K, Binkley S, Hamilton K: Characterization of antibiotic superutilizers in the inpatient setting. IDWeek 2019, Washington, DC : 2019.
Dutcher L, Degnan K, Lautenbach E, Pegues D, David M, Cluzet V, Cressman L, Bilker W, Tolomeo P, Hamilton KW: Improving outpatient antimicrobial prescribing for respiratory tract infections IDWeek 2019, Washington, DC : 2019.
Ziegler M, Han JH, Landsburg D, Pegues D, Reesey E, Gilmar C, Gorman T, Bink K, Moore A, Kelly BJ: Impact of levofloxacin for the prophylaxis of bloodstream infection on the gut microbiome in patients with hematologic malignancy Open Forum Infect Dis 6 : ofz252,2019.
Zeigler M, Freyer C, Landsburg D, Pegues D, Hirsch R, Kucharczuk C, Gilmar C, Gorman T, Palmer M, Harker C, Lightheart E, Han J: Reducing C. difficile risk: guiding appropriate acid suppression in Hematology-Oncology SHEA Spring 2019 Conference, Boston, MA : 2019.
Pegues DA, Miller SI: Salmonella species Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases, 9th edition : 2019.
Muñoz-Price LS, Bowdle A, Johnston BL, Bearman GM, Camins B, Dellinger EP, Geisz-Everson MA, Holzmann-Pazgal G, Murthy R, Pegues D, Prielipp R, Rubin ZA, Schaffzin J Yokoe D, Birnbach D.: SHEA Expert Guidance: Infection Prevention in the Operating Room Anesthesia Work Area Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 11 : 1-17,2018.
Scheiber M, Pegues D, van Hout B, Rodriquez J, Cassin M, Huwe A, Njord L, Aronoff G: Analysis of after-hours oral antibiotic protocol for the treatment of suspected peritonitis in peritoneal dialysis patients. ASN Kidney Week 2018, San Diego, CA : 2018.
Ground Founders, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania