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INICC’s Scientific Publications

 
  The following scientific research papers were designed, conducted and analyzed using INICC’s protocol, forms and software. 
377.
Rosenthal VD. Clinical impact of needle-free connector design: A systematic review of literature. J Vasc Access. 2020:1129729820904904.

376.
Rosenthal VD. Impact of needle-free connectors compared with 3-way stopcocks on catheter-related bloodstream infection rates: A meta-analysis. Am J Infect Control. 2020;48(3):281-284.

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Rosenthal VD, Bat-Erdene I, Gupta D, et al. Six-year multicenter study on short-term peripheral venous catheters-related bloodstream infection rates in 727 intensive care units of 268 hospitals in 141 cities of 42 countries of Africa, the Americas, Eastern Mediterranean, Europe, South East Asia, and Western Pacific Regions: International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) findings. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2020:1-11.

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Rosenthal VD, Gupta D, Rajhans P, et al. Six-year multicenter study on short-term peripheral venous catheters-related bloodstream infection rates in 204 intensive care units of 57 hospitals in 19 cities of India: International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) findings. Am J Infect Control. 2020.

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Rosenthal VD, Bat-Erdene I, Gupta D, et al. Six-year study on peripheral venous catheter-associated BSI rates in 262 ICUs in eight countries of South-East Asia: International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium findings. J Vasc Access. 2020:1129729820917259.

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Rosenthal VD, Bat-Erdene I, Gupta D, et al. International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) report, data summary of 45 countries for 2012-2017: Device-associated module. Am J Infect Control. 2020;48(4):423-432.

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Rosenthal VD, Bat-Erdene I, Gupta D, et al. Six-year multicenter study on short-term peripheral venous catheters-related bloodstream infection rates in 727 intensive care units of 268 hospitals in 141 cities of 42 countries of Africa, the Americas, Eastern Mediterranean, Europe, South East Asia, and Western Pacific Regions: International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) findings. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2020;41(5):553-563.

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Lutwick L, Al-Maani AS, Mehtar S, et al. Managing and preventing vascular catheter infections: A position paper of the international society for infectious diseases. Int J Infect Dis. 2019;84:22-29.

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Alkhawaja S, Saeed NK, Rosenthal VD, et al. Impact of International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium's multidimensional approach on central line-associated bloodstream infection rates in Bahrain. J Vasc Access. 2019:1129729819888426.

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Miranda-Novales MG, Sobreyra-Oropeza M, Rosenthal VD, et al. Impact of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) Multidimensional Hand Hygiene Approach During 3 Years in 6 Hospitals in 3 Mexican Cities. J Patient Saf. 2019;15(1):49-54.

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Rosenthal VD, Bat-Erdene I, Gupta D, et al. International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) report, data summary of 45 countries for 2012-2017: Device-associated module. Am J Infect Control. 2019.

366.
Viet Hung N, Hang PT, Rosenthal VD, et al. Multicenter Study of Device-Associated Infection Rates, Bacterial Resistance, Length of Stay, and Mortality in Intensive Care Units of 2 Cities of Vietnam: International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium Findings. J Patient Saf. 2018.

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Rosenthal VD, Desse J, Maurizi DM, et al. Impact of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium's multidimensional approach on rates of ventilator-associated pneumonia in 14 intensive care units in 11 hospitals of 5 cities within Argentina. Am J Infect Control. 2018;6553(17):31290-31297.

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Rosenthal VD, Desse J, Maurizi DM, et al. Impact of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC)'s Multidimensional Approach on Rates of Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infection in 14 Intensive Care Units in 11 Hospitals of 5 Cities in Argentina. Infection control and hospital epidemiology : the official journal of the Society of Hospital Epidemiologists of America. 2018;12:1-7.

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Al-Mousa HH, Omar AA, Rosenthal VD, et al. Impact of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) multidimensional approach on rates of ventilator-associated pneumonia in intensive care units of two hospitals in Kuwait. J Infect Prev. 2018;19(4):168-176.

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Al-Abdely HM, Alshehri AD, Rosenthal VD, et al. Impact of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC)’s Multidimensional Approach on Rates of Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia in Intensive Care Units in 22 hospitals of 14 Cities of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. J Infect Public Health. 2018.

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Salgado Yepez E, Bovera MM, Rosenthal VD, et al. Device-associated infection rates, mortality, length of stay and bacterial resistance in intensive care units in Ecuador: International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium's findings. World J Biol Chem. 2017;8(1):95-101.

360.
Rosenthal VD, Kanj SS, Desse J, et al. Bundle of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) to Prevent Central and Peripheral Line-Related Bloodstream Infections 2017.

359.
Rosenthal VD. Decision Support in Medicine. Infection control in developing countries. Sixth ed. U.S.A.: Richard Wenzel; 2017.

358.
Rosenthal VD. Impact of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC)’s Multidimensional Approach on Rates of Central Line-Associated Infection in 14 Intensive Care Units in 11 hospitals of 5 Cities of Argentina. Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology. 2017.

357.
Empaire GD, Guzman Siritt ME, Rosenthal VD, et al. Multicenter prospective study on device-associated infection rates and bacterial resistance in intensive care units of Venezuela: International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) findings. Int Health. 2017;9(1):44-49.

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Al-Abdely HM, Alshehri AD, Rosenthal VD, et al. Prospective multicentre study in intensive care units in five cities from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: Impact of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) multidimensional approach on rates of central line-associated bloodstream infection. J Infect Prev. 2017;18(1):25-34.

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Al-Abdely HM, Alshehri AD, Rosenthal VD. Device-Associated Infection Rates, Bacterial Resistance, Length of Stay, and Mortality in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC)’s Findings. Can J Infect Control. 2017.

354.
Vineya Rai V, Rosenthal VD, Shahnaz Hasan M, et al. Device-Associated Infection Rates, Bacterial Resistance, Length of Stay, and Mortality in Malaysia: International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC)’s Findings. Can J Infect Control. 2016.

353.
Viet Hung N, Anh Thu T, Rosenthal VD, et al. Surgical Site Infection Rates in Seven Cities in Vietnam: Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium. Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2016.

352.
Rosenthal VD, Kanj SS, Desse J, et al. Bundle of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) to Prevent Central and Peripheral Line-Related Bloodstream Infections 2016.

351.
Rosenthal VD, Al-Abdely HM, El-Kholy AA, et al. International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) report, data summary of 50 countries for 2010-2015: Device-associated module. Am J Infect Control. 2016.

350.
Rosenthal VD. International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) resources: INICC multidimensional approach and INICC surveillance online system. Am J Infect Control. 2016;44(6):e81-90.

349.
Richtmann R, Onzi Siliprandi EM, Rosenthal VD, et al. Surgical Site Infection Rates in Four Cities in Brazil: Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium. Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2016;17(1):53-57.

348.
Mehta Y, Jaggi N, Rosenthal VD, et al. Device-Associated Infection Rates in 20 Cities of India, Data Summary for 2004-2013: Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2016;37(2):172-181.

347.
Gan CS, Rai V, Rosenthal VD, et al. Multicenter Study in Malaysia: Impact of a Multidimensional International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) Approach on Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia Rates and Mortality in Intensive Care Units. Can J Infect Control. 2016.

346.
Duszynska W, Rosenthal VD, Szczesny A, et al. Urinary tract infections in intensive care unit patients - a single-centre, 3-year observational study according to the INICC project. Anaesthesiol Intensive Ther. 2016;48(1):1-6.

345.
Alvarez-Moreno CA, Valderrama-Beltran SL, Rosenthal VD, et al. Multicenter study in Colombia: Impact of a multidimensional International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) approach on central line-associated bloodstream infection rates. Am J Infect Control. 2016.

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Al-Mousa HH, Omar AA, Rosenthal VD, et al. Device-associated infection rates, bacterial resistance, length of stay, and mortality in Kuwait: International Nosocomial Infection Consortium findings. Am J Infect Control. 2016.

343.
Al-Abdely HM, Alshehri AD, Rosenthal VD, Mohammed YK, Banjar W, Orellano PW. Multicenter Study in Intensive Care Units in 5 cities from Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: Impact of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) Multidimensional Approach on Rates of Central Line Associated Infection. Journal of Infection Prevention. 2016.

342.
Al-Abdely HM, Alshehri AD, Rosenthal VD, et al. Device-Associated Infection Rates in Intensive Care Units of 5 Cities of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: INICC’s Findings. Can J Infect Control. 2016.

341.
Su D, Hu B, Rosenthal VD, et al. Impact of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) Multidimensional Hand Hygiene Approach in five intensive care units in three cities of China. Public Health. 2015;129(7):979-988.

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Singh S, Chakravarthy M, Rosenthal VD, et al. Surgical site infection rates in six cities of India: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Int Health. 2015;7(5):354-359.

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Rosenthal VD, Viegas M, Sztokhamer D, et al. Impact of INICC Multidimensional Hand Hygiene Approach in ICUs in Four Cities in Argentina. J Nurs Care Qual. 2015;30(4):E17-25.

338.
Rosenthal VD, Udwadia FE, Kumar S, et al. Clinical impact and cost-effectiveness of split-septum and single-use prefilled flushing device vs 3-way stopcock on central line-associated bloodstream infection rates in India: a randomized clinical trial conducted by the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Am J Infect Control. 2015;43(10):1040-1045.

337.
Rosenthal VD, Hughes G. Fluid dispersal from safety cannulas: an in vitro comparative test. Am J Infect Control. 2015;43(3):305-307.

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Ramirez-Wong FM, Atencio-Espinoza T, Rosenthal VD, et al. Surgical Site Infections Rates in More Than 13,000 Surgical Procedures in Three Cities in Peru: Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium. Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2015.

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Miranda-Novales MG, Sobreyra-Oropeza M, Rosenthal VD, et al. Impact of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) Multidimensional Hand Hygiene Approach During 3 Years in 6 Hospitals in 3 Mexican Cities. J Patient Saf. 2015.

334.
Mehta Y, Jaggi N, Rosenthal VD, et al. Device-Associated Infection Rates in 20 Cities of India, Data Summary for 2004-2013: Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2015;37(2):172-181.

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Medeiros EA, Grinberg G, Rosenthal VD, et al. Impact of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) multidimensional hand hygiene approach in 3 cities in Brazil. Am J Infect Control. 2015;43(1):10-15.

332.
Leblebicioglu H, Koksal I, Rosenthal VD, et al. Impact of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) Multidimensional Hand Hygiene Approach, over 8 years, in 11 cities of Turkey. J Infect Prev. 2015.

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Leblebicioglu H, Erben N, Rosenthal VD, et al. Surgical site infection rates in 16 cities in Turkey: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Am J Infect Control. 2015;43(1):48-52.

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Jahani-Sherafat S, Razaghi M, Rosenthal VD, et al. Device-associated infection rates and bacterial resistance in six academic teaching hospitals of Iran: Findings from the International Nocosomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). J Infect Public Health. 2015.

329.
Ider BE, Baatar O, Rosenthal VD, et al. Multicenter study of device-associated infection rates in hospitals of Mongolia: Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Am J Infect Control. 2015.

328.
Hung NV, Thu AT, Rosenthal VD, et al. Surgical Site Infections Rates in Vietnam: Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2015.

327.
Duszynska W, Rosenthal VD, Dragan B, et al. Ventilator-associated pneumonia monitoring according to the INICC project at one centre. Anaesthesiol Intensive Ther. 2015;47(1):34-39.

326.
Chavarria Ugalde O, Fernandez Hidalgo R, Rosenthal VD, et al. Device-Associated Infection Rates, Bacterial Resistance, Length of Stay, and Mortality in Intensive Care Units of Costa Rica: Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Can J Infect Control. 2015.

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Chakravarthy M, Myatra SN, Rosenthal VD, et al. The impact of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) multicenter, multidimensional hand hygiene approach in two cities of India. J Infect Public Health. 2015;8(2):177-186.

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Singh S, Chakravarthy M, Rosenthal VD, et al. Surgical site infection rates in 6 cities of India: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Int Health. 2014.

323.
Rosenthal VD, Pawar M, Leblebicioglu H, et al. Impact of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) multidimensional hand hygiene approach over 13 years in 51 cities of 19 limited-resource countries from Latin America, Asia, the Middle East, and Europe. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014;34(4):415-423.

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Rosenthal VD, Maki DG, Mehta Y, et al. International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) report, data summary of 43 countries for 2007-2012. Device-associated module. Am J Infect Control. 2014;42(9):942-956.

321.
Rosenthal VD. Bennett and Brachman’s Hospital Infections. Seventh ed. U.S.A.: Lipppincott Williams & Wilkins; 2014.

320.
Portillo-Gallo JH, Miranda-Novales MG, Rosenthal VD, et al. Surgical site infection rates in four Mexican cities: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). J Infect Public Health. 2014;7(6):465-471.

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Leblebicioglu H, Erben N, Rosenthal VD, et al. International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) national report on device-associated infection rates in 19 cities of Turkey, data summary for 2003-2012. Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob. 2014;13(1):51.

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Alvarez-Moreno C, Perez-Fernandez AM, Rosenthal VD, et al. Surgical site infection rates in 4 cities in Colombia: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). American journal of infection control. 2014;42(10):1089-1092.

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Rosenthal VD, Richtmann R, Singh S, et al. Surgical site infections, International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) report, data summary of 30 countries, 2005-2010. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2013;34(6):597-604.

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Rosenthal VD, Duenas L, Sobreyra-Oropeza M, et al. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC), part III: effectiveness of a multidimensional infection control approach to reduce central line-associated bloodstream infections in the neonatal intensive care units of 4 developing countries. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2013;34(3):229-237.

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Rosenthal VD. The author replies. Crit Care Med. 2013;41(6):e97.

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Mishra MP, Debata NK, Padhy RN, Rosenthal VD. Surveillance of multidrug resistant uropathogenic bacteria in hospitalized patients in Indian. Asian Pac J Trop Biomed. 2013;3(4):315-324.

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Mehta Y, Jaggi N, Rosenthal VD, et al. Effectiveness of a multidimensional approach for prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia in 21 adult intensive-care units from 10 cities in India: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Epidemiol Infect. 2013:1-9.

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Leblebicioglu H, Yalcin AN, Rosenthal VD, et al. Effectiveness of a multidimensional approach for prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia in 11 adult intensive care units from 10 cities of Turkey: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Infection. 2013;41(2):447-456.

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Leblebicioglu H, Ozturk R, Rosenthal VD, et al. Impact of a multidimensional infection control approach on central line-associated bloodstream infections rates in adult intensive care units of 8 cities of Turkey: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob. 2013;12:10.

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Leblebicioglu H, Ersoz G, Rosenthal VD, et al. Impact of a multidimensional infection control approach on catheter-associated urinary tract infection rates in adult intensive care units in 10 cities of Turkey: International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium findings (INICC). Am J Infect Control. 2013;41(10):885-891.

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Kanj SS, Zahreddine N, Rosenthal VD, Alamuddin L, Kanafani Z, Molaeb B. Impact of a multidimensional infection control approach on catheter-associated urinary tract infection rates in an adult intensive care unit in Lebanon: International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) findings. Int J Infect Dis. 2013;17(9):e686-690.

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Jaggi N, Rodrigues C, Rosenthal VD, et al. Impact of an international nosocomial infection control consortium multidimensional approach on central line-associated bloodstream infection rates in adult intensive care units in eight cities in India. Int J Infect Dis. 2013;17(12):e1218-1224.

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Hu B, Tao L, Rosenthal VD, et al. Device-associated infection rates, device use, length of stay, and mortality in intensive care units of 4 Chinese hospitals: International Nosocomial Control Consortium findings. American journal of infection control. 2013;41(4):301-306.

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Guanche-Garcell H, Morales-Perez C, Rosenthal VD. Effectiveness of a multidimensional approach for the prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia in an adult intensive care unit in Cuba: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Journal of infection and public health. 2013;6(2):98-107.

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Barahona-Guzman N, Rodriguez-Calderon ME, Rosenthal VD, et al. Impact of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) multidimensional hand hygiene approach in three cities of Colombia. Int J Infect Dis. 2013;19:67-73.

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Turpin RS, Canada T, Rosenthal VD, et al. Bloodstream infections associated with parenteral nutrition preparation methods in the United States: a retrospective, large database analysis. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2012;36(2):169-176.

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Tao L, Hu B, Rosenthal VD, Zhang Y, Gao X, He L. Impact of a multidimensional approach on ventilator-associated pneumonia rates in a hospital of Shanghai: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium. J Crit Care. 2012;27(5):440-446.

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Rosenthal VD, Todi SK, Alvarez-Moreno C, et al. Impact of a multidimensional infection control strategy on catheter-associated urinary tract infection rates in the adult intensive care units of 15 developing countries: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Infection. 2012;40(5):517-526.

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Rosenthal VD, Rodriguez-Calderon ME, Rodriguez-Ferrer M, et al. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC), Part II: Impact of a multidimensional strategy to reduce ventilator-associated pneumonia in neonatal intensive care units in 10 developing countries. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2012;33(7):704-710.

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Rosenthal VD, Rodrigues C, Alvarez-Moreno C, et al. Effectiveness of a multidimensional approach for prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia in adult intensive care units from 14 developing countries of four continents: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium. Crit Care Med. 2012;40(12):3121-3128.

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Rosenthal VD, Ramachandran B, Villamil-Gomez W, et al. Impact of a multidimensional infection control strategy on central line-associated bloodstream infection rates in pediatric intensive care units of five developing countries: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Infection. 2012;40(4):415-423.

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Rosenthal VD, Ramachandran B, Duenas L, et al. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC), Part I: Effectiveness of a multidimensional infection control approach on catheter-associated urinary tract infection rates in pediatric intensive care units of 6 developing countries. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2012;33(7):696-703.

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Rosenthal VD, Jarvis WR, Jamulitrat S, et al. Socioeconomic impact on device-associated infections in pediatric intensive care units of 16 limited-resource countries: international Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium findings. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2012;13(4):399-406.

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Rosenthal VD, Bijie H, Maki DG, et al. International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) report, data summary of 36 countries, for 2004-2009. Am J Infect Control. 2012;40(5):396-407.

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Rosenthal VD, Alvarez-Moreno C, Villamil-Gomez W, et al. Effectiveness of a multidimensional approach to reduce ventilator-associated pneumonia in pediatric intensive care units of 5 developing countries: International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium findings. Am J Infect Control. 2012;40(6):497-501.

294.
Rosenthal VD. Blood Stream Infection. Infection Control Guideline. U.S.A.: Joint Commission International; 2012.

293.
Rosenthal VD. Best Practices in Infection Prevention and Control: An International Perspective. Second ed. USA: Joint Commission International; 2012.

292.
Rosenthal VD. The Evolving Threat of Bacterial Resistance. Switzerland: World Health Organization; 2012.

291.
Rosenthal VD. Bennett and Brachman’s Hospital Infections. Sixth ed. U.S.A.: Lipppincott Williams & Wilkins; 2012.

290.
Rosenthal VD. Decision Support in Medicine. Sixth ed. U.S.A.: Richard Wenzel; 2012.

289.
Rasslan O, Seliem ZS, Ghazi IA, et al. Device-associated infection rates in adult and pediatric intensive care units of hospitals in Egypt. International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) findings. Journal of infection and public health. 2012;5(6):394-402.

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Kubler A, Duszynska W, Rosenthal VD, et al. Device-associated infection rates and extra length of stay in an intensive care unit of a university hospital in Wroclaw, Poland: International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium's (INICC) findings. J Crit Care. 2012;27(1):105 e105-110.

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Kanj S, Kanafani Z, Sidani N, Alamuddin L, Zahreddine N, Rosenthal V. International nosocomial infection control consortium findings of device-associated infections rate in an intensive care unit of a lebanese university hospital. J Glob Infect Dis. 2012;4(1):15-21.

286.
Tao L, Hu B, Rosenthal VD, Gao X, He L. Device-associated infection rates in 398 intensive care units in Shanghai, China: International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) findings. International journal of infectious diseases : IJID : official publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases. 2011;15(11):e774-780.

285.
Rosenthal VD, Udwadia FE, Munoz HJ, et al. Time-dependent analysis of extra length of stay and mortality due to ventilator-associated pneumonia in intensive-care units of ten limited-resources countries: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Epidemiol Infect. 2011;139(11):1757-1763.

284.
Rosenthal VD, Lynch P, Jarvis WR, et al. Socioeconomic impact on device-associated infections in limited-resource neonatal intensive care units: findings of the INICC. Infection. 2011;39(5):439-450.

283.
Rosenthal VD, Dwivedy A, Calderon ME, et al. Time-dependent analysis of length of stay and mortality due to urinary tract infections in ten developing countries: INICC findings. J Infect. 2011;62(2):136-141.

282.
Rosenthal VD. Health-care-associated infections in developing countries. Lancet. 2011;377(9761):186-188.

281.
Navoa-Ng JA, Berba R, Galapia YA, et al. Device-associated infections rates in adult, pediatric, and neonatal intensive care units of hospitals in the Philippines: International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) findings. American journal of infection control. 2011;39(7):548-554.

280.
Maki DG, Rosenthal VD, Salomao R, Franzetti F, Rangel-Frausto MS. Impact of switching from an open to a closed infusion system on rates of central line-associated bloodstream infection: a meta-analysis of time-sequence cohort studies in 4 countries. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2011;32(1):50-58.

279.
Guanche-Garcell H, Requejo-Pino O, Rosenthal VD, Morales-Perez C, Delgado-Gonzalez O, Fernandez-Gonzalez D. Device-associated infection rates in adult intensive care units of Cuban university hospitals: International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) findings. International journal of infectious diseases : IJID : official publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases. 2011;15(5):e357-362.

278.
Graves N, Barnett AG, Rosenthal VD. Open versus closed IV infusion systems: a state based model to predict risk of catheter associated blood stream infections. BMJ Open. 2011;1(2):e000188.

277.
Duenas L, Bran de Casares A, Rosenthal VD, Jesus Machuca L. Device-associated infections rates in pediatrics and neonatal intensive care units in El Salvador: findings of the INICC. J Infect Dev Ctries. 2011;5(6):445-451.

276.
Barnett AG, Beyersmann J, Allignol A, Rosenthal VD, Graves N, Wolkewitz M. The time-dependent bias and its effect on extra length of stay due to nosocomial infection. Value Health. 2011;14(2):381-386.

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Tarricone R, Torbica A, Franzetti F, Rosenthal VD. Hospital costs of central line-associated bloodstream infections and cost-effectiveness of closed vs. open infusion containers. The case of Intensive Care Units in Italy. Cost Eff Resour Alloc. 2010;8(1):8.

274.
Rosenthal VD, Maki DG, Rodrigues C, et al. Impact of International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) strategy on central line-associated bloodstream infection rates in the intensive care units of 15 developing countries. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2010;31(12):1264-1272.

273.
Rosenthal VD, Maki DG, Jamulitrat S, et al. International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) report, data summary for 2003-2008, issued June 2009. Am J Infect Control. 2010;38(2):95-104 e102.

272.
Rosenthal VD, Dwivedy A, Rodriguez Calderon ME, et al. Time-dependent analysis of length of stay and mortality due urinary tract infections in ten developing countries: INICC findings. J Infect. 2010.

271.
Rosenthal VD. Health-care-associated infections in developing countries. Lancet. 2010.

270.
Rosenthal VD. Prevención de las infecciones asociadas al cuidado de la salud en las unidades de cuidados intensivos. In: Malagón-Londoño G, Álvarez Moreno C, eds. Infecciones Hospitalarias. Vol 1. Third ed. Bogotá: Editorial Médica Panamericana Internacional LTDA.; 2010:456-487.

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Rangel-Frausto MS, Higuera-Ramirez F, Martinez-Soto J, Rosenthal VD. Should we use closed or open infusion containers for prevention of bloodstream infections? Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob. 2010;9:6.

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Maki DG, Rosenthal VD, Salomao R, Franzetti F, Rangel-Frausto MS. Impact of Switching from an Open to a Closed Infusion System on Rates of Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infection: A Meta-analysis of Time-Sequence Cohort Studies in 4 Countries. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2010;32(1):50-58.

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Khaldi A, Hamdi A, Rosenthal VD, Jaballah NB. Device-Associated Infection Rates, Extra Length of Stay, Extra Mortality, Microorganism Profile, and Bacterial Resistance in 2 ICUs of Tunisia: Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Decennial International Conference on Healthcare-Associated Infections 2010; March 18-22, 2010; Atlanta, GA, U.S.A.

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Guanche-Garcell H, Requejo-Pino O, Rosenthal VD, Morales-Pérez C, Delgado-González O, Fernández-González D. Device-Associated Infection Rates, Extra Length of Stay, Extra Mortality, Microorganism Profile, and Bacterial Resistance in two ICUs from Cuba: Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 14th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Infectious Diseases (ICID)2010; Miami, Florida, U.S.A.

265.
Friedrich AW, Köck R, Goeters C, Becker K, Pohl K, Rosenthal VD. Central line associated bloodstream infection rates, extra length of stay, extra mortality and microbiological profile in a German tertiary intensive care unit: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 14th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Infectious Diseases (ICID)2010; Miami, Florida, U.S.A.

264.
Barnett AG, Graves N, Rosenthal VD, Salomao R, Rangel-Frausto MS. Excess length of stay due to central line-associated bloodstream infection in intensive care units in Argentina, Brazil, and Mexico. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2010;31(11):1106-1114.

263.
Álvarez-Moreno C, Rosenthal VD, Villamil-Gómez W, et al. Impact of outcome surveillance on central line-associated bloodstream infection rates in 11 intensive care units in 2 cities of Colombia: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 14th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Infectious Diseases (ICID)2010; Miami, Florida, U.S.A.

262.
Vilins M, Blecher S, Silva MA, Rosenthal VD, Barker K, Salomao R. Rate and time to develop first central line-associated bloodstream infections when comparing open and closed infusion containers in a Brazilian Hospital. Braz J Infect Dis. 2009;13(5):335-340.

261.
Rosenthal VD, Ruiz Vergara G, Concepción Bran de Casares A, et al. Impact of International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) Strategy on Pneumonia Rates in Neonatal ICUs in 7 Developing Countries. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 6th World Congress of the World Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases November 18-22, 2009; Buenos Aires, Argentina.

260.
Rosenthal VD, Navoa-Ng JA, Dueñas L, Ramachandran B, Villamil Gómez W, Armas Ruíz A. Impact of International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) Strategy on Bloodstream Infection Rates in Pediatric ICUs in 5 Developing Countries. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 6th World Congress of the World Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases November 18-22, 2009; Buenos Aires, Argentina.

259.
Rosenthal VD, Navoa-Ng JA, Berba R, et al. Impact of International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) Strategy on Bloodstream Infection Rates in Neonatal ICUs in 7 Developing Countries. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 6th World Congress of the World Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases November 18-22, 2009; Buenos Aires, Argentina

258.
Rosenthal VD, Maki D, Mehta A, et al. The Impact of Education and Feedback of Outcome and Process Surveillance on Rates of CLABSI in 86 ICUs of 15 Developing Countries. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 49th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. ; September 12-15, 2009; San Francisco, CA, U.S.A

257.
Rosenthal VD, Lynch P, Abu Khader I, et al. Device-Associated Infection Rates, Length of Stay, Mortality and Microorganism Profile in 28 Neonatal ICUs from 13 Countries: Findings of INICC. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 6th World Congress of the World Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases November 18-22, 2009; Buenos Aires, Argentina

256.
Rosenthal VD, Franzetti F, Salomao R, et al. Impact of Switching From an Open to a Closed Infusion Container on Incidence of Microorganisms Associated with Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infection in Latin America and Europe. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 19th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; March 19-22, 2009; San Diego, California, USA.

255.
Rosenthal VD. Central line-associated bloodstream infections in limited-resource countries: a review of the literature. Clin Infect Dis. 2009;49(12):1899-1907.

254.
Mehta A, Rosenthal VD, S. KT, et al. Impact of Outcome and Process Surveillance on Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infection Rates in 12 ICUs of 7 Cities from India: Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 19th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America March 19-22, 2009; San Diego, California, USA.

253.
Madani N, Rosenthal VD, Dendane T, Abidi K, Zeggwagh AA, Abouqal R. Health-care associated infections rates, length of stay, and bacterial resistance in an intensive care unit of Morocco: Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Int Arch Med. 2009;2(1):29.

252.
Lyles A, Fanikos J, Whitelaw G, et al. Drug delivery systems’ role in preventing central line–associated bacteraemia: an international perspective. European Journal of Hospital Pharmacists. 2009;15:39-44.

251.
Leblebicioglu H, Rosenthal VD, Aygun C, et al. Impact of Outcome and Process Surveillance on Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infection Rates in 14 ICUs in 10 cities from Turkey: Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 19th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; March 19-22, 2009; San Diego, California, USA.

250.
Franzetti F, Borghi B, Raimondi F, Rosenthal VD. Impact on rates and time to first central vascular-associated bloodstream infection when switching from open to closed intravenous infusion containers in a hospital setting. Epidemiol Infect. 2009:1-8.

249.
Fernández-Hidalgo R, Rosenthal VD, Aragón-Calzada J, Muñoz G, Ruiz-Argüello A. Device Associated Infection Rates, Extra Length of Stay, Extra Mortality, Microorganism Profile, and Bacterial Resistance in an ICU of Costa Rica: Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 19th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; March 19-22, 2009; San Diego, California, USA.

248.
Álvarez-Moreno C, Rosenthal VD, Villamil Gómez W, et al. Impact of Outcome and Process Surveillance on Ventilator Associated Pneumonia Rates in 8 ICUs from Colombia: Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 19th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; March 19-22, 2009; San Diego, California, USA.

247.
Salomao R, Rosenthal VD, Grinberg G, et al. Device-associated infection rates in intensive care units of Brazilian hospitals: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium. Revista panamericana de salud publica = Pan American journal of public health. 2008;24(3):195-202.

246.
Salomao R, Rosenthal VD, Grimberg G, et al. Device-associated infection rates in intensive care units of Brazilian hospitals: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium. Rev Panam Salud Publica. 2008;24(3):195-202.

245.
Rosenthal VD, Rosales R, Ramachandran B, et al. Effectiveness of Outcome and Process Surveillance for Reducing Urinary Tract Infection Rates in 42 ICUs from 11 Countries. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 35th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology; June 15-19, 2008; Denver, Colorado.

244.
Rosenthal VD, Rodrigues C, Abouqal R, et al. Ventilator Associated Pneumonia Rates in 88 Intensive Care Units of 18 Developing Countries. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 35th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology; June 15-19, 2008; Denver, Colorado.

243.
Rosenthal VD, Mehta A, Cuellar L, et al. Hand Hygiene Compliance in 84 ICUs of 16 Countries. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the18th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; April 5-8, 2008; Orlando, Florida.

242.
Rosenthal VD, Mehta A, Anguseva T, et al. Mortality, Length of Stay and Bacterial Resistance of Device-Associated Infections in 106 Intensive Care Units of 20 Developing Countries. Findings of INICC. . Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 9th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control October 14-17 2008; Santiago, Chile

241.
Rosenthal VD. Device-associated nosocomial infections in limited-resources countries: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Am J Infect Control. 2008;36(10):S171 e177-112.

240.
Rosenthal VD, Maki DG, Mehta A, et al. International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium report, data summary for 2002-2007, issued January 2008. Am J Infect Control. 2008;36(9):627-637.

239.
Rosenthal VD, Maki DG, Graves N. The International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC): goals and objectives, description of surveillance methods, and operational activities. Am J Infect Control. 2008;36(9):e1-12.

238.
Rosenthal VD, Maki DG, Mehta A, et al. International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium report, data summary for 2002-2007, issued January 2008. Am J Infect Control. 2008;36(9):627-637.

237.
Cuellar LE, Fernandez-Maldonado E, Rosenthal VD, et al. Device-associated infection rates and mortality in intensive care units of Peruvian hospitals: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium. Rev Panam Salud Publica. 2008;24(1):16-24.

236.
Pawar M, Mehta Y, Purohit A, Trehan N, Rosenthal VD. Resistance in gram-negative bacilli in a cardiac intensive care unit in India: risk factors and outcome. Ann Card Anaesth. 2008;11(1):20-26.

235.
Rosenthal VD, Aiquin J, Guanche Garcell H, et al. Mortality, Length of Stay and Bacterial Resistance of Device-Associated Infections in 107 Intensive Care Units of 19 Developing Countries. Findings of INICC Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 48th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.; October 25-28, 2008; Washington DC

234.
Rosenthal VD, Abouqal R, Medeiros EA, et al. Impact of Outcome and Process Surveillance in Reducing Device Associated Infections in 78 ICUs of 37 Cities of 13 Limited Resources Countries. Findings of INICC. . Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 9th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control October 14-17 2008; Santiago, Chile.

233.
Rosenthal VD. Vigilancia de resultados y de procesos. Consorcio Internacional de Control de Infecciones In: Cecchini E, González Ayala SE, eds. Infectología y enfermedades infecciosas. First ed. Buenos Aires: Ediciones Journal; 2008:940-947.

232.
Madani N, Rosenthal VD, Abidi K, Zeggwagh AA, Abouqal R. Effectiveness of Outcome and Process Surveillance for Reducing Overall Device-Associated Infection and Mortality Rates in a Hospital in Morocco. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 35th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology; June 15-19, 2008; Denver, Colorado.

231.
Guanche-Garcell H, Rosenthal VD, Morales-Pérez C. Effectiveness of Outcome Surveillance for Reducing Ventilator Associated Pneumonia and Overall Device Associated Infection Rates in a Hospital in Cuba. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the18th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; April 5-8, 2008; Orlando, Florida.

230.
Guanche Garcell H, Rosenthal VD, Morales-Pérez C. Device Associated Infection Rates, Extra Length of Stay and Mortality in a Hospital of Cuba. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 9th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control 2008; Santiago, Chile

229.
Todi SK, Rosenthal VD, Chaudhur B, Sinha S. Effectiveness of Outcome and Process Surveillance for Reducing Catheter-associated Urinary Tract Infections and Overall Nosocomial Infection Rates in a Hospital in India. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the17th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; April 14-17, 2007; Baltimore, U.S.A.

228.
Tarricone R, Torbica A, Franzetti F, et al. Hospital Cost of Central Venous Catheter-associated Blood Stream Infection (BSI) and Cost-Effectiveness of Closed vs Open Infusion System. The case of Intensive Care Units in Italy. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 8th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control; Oct 18-21, 2007; Budapest, Hungary.

227.
Salomao R, Rosenthal VD, Blecher S, Maretti Da Silva MA, Vilins M, Hilario Da Silva E. Probability of Developing a Central Vascular Catheter Associated Bloodstream Infection When Comparing Open and Closed Infusion Systems in Brazil. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 47th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.; September 17-20, 2007; Chicago, USA.

226.
Rosenthal VD, Olarte N, Torres-Hernández H, Villamil-Gómez W, INICC. G. Catheter-Associated Blood Stream Infection Rates, Extra Length of Stay and Mortality in 69 Adult ICUs of 37 Cities of 11 Developing Countries. Findings of the INICC. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 34th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology; June 24-28, 2007; San Jose, U.S.A.

225.
Rosenthal VD, Mehta Y, Kalenic S, et al. Device-Associated Infection Rates, Extra Length of Stay, Mortality and Microorganism Profile in 70 Adult ICUs of 38 cities of 12 Developing Countries. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 8th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control. ; Oct 18-21, 2007; Budapest, Hungary.

224.
Rosenthal VD, Leblebicioglu H, Alvarez-Moreno C, et al. Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infection (CAUTI) Rates, Extra Length of Stay (LOS) and Mortality in 70 Adult Intensive Care Units (ICU) of 38 cities of 12 Developing Countries. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 47th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. ; September 17-20, 2007; Chicago, U.S.

223.
Rosenthal VD, Esen S, Mehta Y, et al. Ventilator Associated Pneumonia Rates, Extra Length of Stay and Extra Mortality in 69 Adult ICUs of 37 cities of 11 Developing Countries. Findings of the INICC. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the17th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; April 14-17, 2007; Baltimore, U.S.A.

222.
Rosenthal VD. Probability of Developing a Central Vascular Catheter Associated Bloodstream Infection When Comparing Open and Closed Infusion Systems in Argentina. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 8th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control. ; Oct 18-21, 2007; Budapest, Hungary.

221.
Rosenthal VD. Device Associated Infections Rates Reduction in Developing Countries Worldwide- Findings of INICC. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 8th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control; Oct 18-21, 2007; Budapest, Hungary.

220.
Rodriguez-Calderón ME, Rosenthal VD. Effectiveness of Outcome and Process Surveillance for Reducing Device-Associated Infection Rates in a Hospital of Colombia. Findings of the INICC. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 8th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control. ; Oct 18-21, 2007; Budapest, Hungary.

219.
Rangel-Frausto MS, Higuera F, Rosenthal VD, et al. Probability of Developing a Central Vascular Catheter Associated Bloodstream Infection When Comparing Open and Closed Infusion Systems in Mexico. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the17th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; April 14-17, 2007; Baltimore, U.S.A.

218.
Ozdemir D, Erdogan S, Leblebicioglu H, Rosenthal VD. Effectiveness of Outcome Surveillance for Reducing Overall Nosocomial Infection Rates in a Hospital in Turkey. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 8th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control. ; Oct 18-21, 2007; Budapest, Hungary.

217.
Navoa-Ng JA, Rosenthal VD, Asetre-Luna I, Yu C. Healthcare-Associated Infection Rates, Extra Length of Stay and Mortality in a Hospital of the Philippines. Findings of the INICC. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 34th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology; June 24-28, 2007; San Jose, U.S.A.

216.
Mehta Y, Rosenthal VD, Kapoor P, Pawar M, Trehan N. Effectiveness of Outcome Surveillance for Reducing Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia and Mortality in a Hospital in India. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 8th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control. ; Oct 18-21, 2007; Budapest, Hungary.

215.
Mehta Y, Rosenthal VD, Chakravarthy M, et al. Healthcare-associated Infection Rates, Extra Length of Stay, Mortality and Microorganism Profile in 12 Adult ICUs of 7 Cities in India. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Eighth Congress of the International Federation of Infection Control.; Oct 18-21, 2007; Budapest, Hungary.

214.
Mehta A, Rosenthal VD, Rodrigues C, Hegde A, Singhal T. Effectiveness of Outcome Surveillance for Reducing Central Vascular Catheter-Associated Blood Stream Infection in a Hospital of India. Findings of the INICC. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 8th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control. ; Oct 18-21, 2007; Budapest, Hungary.

213.
Mehta A, Rosenthal VD, Mehta Y, et al. Device-associated nosocomial infection rates in intensive care units of seven Indian cities. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). J Hosp Infect. 2007;67(2):168-174.

212.
Mandakini P, Mehta Y, Purohit A, Trehan N, Rosenthal VD. Resistance in Gram-negative Bacteria in Cardiac ICU – Risk Factors and Outcome. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 3rd International Congress of the Asia Pacific Society of Infection Control. ; July 8-11 2007; Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

211.
Madani N, Rosenthal VD, Zeggwagh A, Abidi K, Abouqal R. Effectiveness of Outcome Surveillance for Reducing Central Vascular Catheter-associated Blood Stream Infection in a Hospital in Morocco. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 8th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control; Oct 18-21, 2007; Budapest, Hungary.

210.
Madani N, Rosenthal VD, Abidi K, Zeggwagh AA, Abouqal R. Device-Associated Infection Rates, Extra Length of Stay, Mortality and Microorganism Profile in One Hospital of Morocco. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 8th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control. ; Oct 18-21, 2007; Budapest, Hungary.

209.
Lynch P, Rosenthal VD, Borg MA, Eremin SR. Infection Control in Developing Countries. In: Jarvis WR, ed. Bennett and Brachman's Hospital Infections Vol 1. Fifth ed. Philadelphia: Lipppincott Williams & Wilkins; 2007:255.

208.
Leblebicioglu H, Rosenthal VD, Arikan OA, et al. Device-associated hospital-acquired infection rates in Turkish intensive care units. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). J Hosp Infect. 2007;65(3):251-257.

207.
Leblebicioglu H, Özgültekin A, Rosenthal VD, et al. Device-Associated Infection Rates, Extra Length of Stay, Mortality and Microorganism Profile in 13 Hospitals of Turkey. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 8th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control. ; Oct 18-21, 2007; Budapest, Hungary.

206.
Koksal I, Aydin K, Rosenthal VD, Caylan R, Senel AC. Effectiveness of Outcome and Process Surveillance for Reducing Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia in a Hospital of Turkey. Findings of the INICC. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 34th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology; June 24-28, 2007; San Jose, U.S.A.

205.
Higuera F, Rangel-Frausto MS, Rosenthal VD, et al. Attributable cost and length of stay for patients with central venous catheter-associated bloodstream infection in Mexico City intensive care units: a prospective, matched analysis. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2007;28(1):31-35.

204.
Grinberg G, Rosenthal VD, Ferreira BI, Cechinel RB. Impact of Outcome and Process Surveillance on Device Associated Infection (DAI) Rates in a Hospital in Brazil: Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 47th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.; September 17-20, 2007; Chicago, U.S.A.

203.
Franzetti F, Rosenthal VD, Corona A, Raimondi F. Effectiveness of Outcome and Process Surveillance for Reducing Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia in a Hospital of Italy. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the17th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; April 14-17, 2007; Baltimore, U.S.A.

202.
Dueñas L, Rosenthal VD, Bran-Casares AC, Jesús-Macucha L. Device-Associated Infection Rates, Extra Length of Stay, Mortality and Microorganism Profile in One Hospital of El Salvador. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 8th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control. ; Oct 18-21, 2007; Budapest, Hungary.

201.
Arikan ÖA, Rosenthal VD, Tulunay M, Oral M, Ünal N. Effectiveness of Outcome and Process Surveillance for Reducing Device Associated Infections Rates in a Turkish Hospital. Findings of the INICC. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the17th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; April 14-17, 2007; Baltimore, U.S.A.

200.
Alvarez-Moreno C, Rosenthal VD, Linares C. Effectiveness of Outcome and Process Surveillance for Reducing Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia in a Colombian Hospital. Findings of the INICC. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the17th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; April 14-17, 2007; Baltimore, U.S.A.

199.
Zeggwagh A, Abouqal R, Rosenthal VD, Madani N. Device-Associated Infection Rate, Stay and Mortality at Moroccan Critical Patients: Findings of International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstract of the 7th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control; 4th July, 2006; Spier Estate, Stellenbosch, South Africa.

198.
Ulger F, Esen S, Leblebicioglu H, Rosenthal VD. Process and Outcome Surveillance Plus Education and Feedback Effect on Bloodstream Infections in One Turkish Intensive Care Unit. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstract of the 7th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control; 3rd July, 2006; Spier Estate, Stellenbosch, South Africa.

197.
Sztokhamer D, Rosenthal V, Melluso D. Effect of Education and Performance Feedback on Handwashing in an Argentinean Hospital. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 33rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology; June 11 - 15, 2006 2006; Tampa, Florida, United States of America.

196.
Salomao R, Rosenthal VD, Maretti da Silva M, Vilins M, Blecher S, al. e. The Attributable Cost, and Length of Hospital Stay of Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infection in Intensive Care Units in Brazil. A Prospective, Matched Analysis. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 33rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology2006; Tampa, Florida, United States of America.

195.
Salomao R, Rosenthal V, Maretti Da Silva M, Vilins M, Da Silva E, Blecher S. Cost-Effectiveness of Closed-Infusion-System on Rates of Central Vascular Catheter-Associated Bloodstream Infection in Brazil. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstract of the 7th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control; 4th July, 2006; Spier Estate, Stellenbosch, South Africa.

194.
Salomao R, Nouer S, Grinberg G, et al. Extra Length of stay of Nosocomial Infections at 5 Hospitals of Brazil. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the16th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; 18-21 March, 2006; Chicago, Illinois, United States of America.

193.
Salomao R, Blecher S, Rosenthal VD, Maretti da Silva A, Vilins M, H. da Silva E. Prospective Study of the Impact of Switching From an Open IV Infusion System to a Closed System on Rates of Central Venous Catheter-Associated Bloodstream Infection in a Brazilian Hospital. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the16th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; 20th March, 2006; Chicago, Illinois, United States of America.

192.
Rosenthal VD, Sztokhamer D, Viegas M, Soroka L, Forciniti S. Extra Mortality of Nosocomial Infections in Adult ICUs of 9 Hospitals of Argentina. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 33rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology; June 11 - 15 2006; Tampa, Florida, United States of America.

191.
Rosenthal VD, Salomao R, Leblebicioglu H, Akan O, Sobreyra-Oropeza M. Hand Hygiene Compliance in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, India, Mexico, Morocco, Peru and Turkey. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 33rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology; June 11 - 15, 2006; Tampa, Florida, United States of America.

190.
Rosenthal VD, Mehta Y, Chakravarthy M, et al. Extra Mortality of Nosocomial Infections at Hospitals members of International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, India, Mexico, Morocco, Peru, and Turkey. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the16th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; 19th March, 2006; Chicago, Illinois, United States of America.

189.
Rosenthal VD, Maki DG, Salomao R, et al. Device-associated nosocomial infections in 55 intensive care units of 8 developing countries. Ann Intern Med. 2006;145(8):582-591.

188.
Rosenthal VD, Kalenic S. Device-Associated Infections in Hospitals of 10 Developing Countries. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstract of the 7th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control; 4th July, 2006; Spier Estate, Stellenbosch, South Africa.

187.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman S, Crnich C. Impact of an infection control program on rates of ventilator-associated pneumonia in intensive care units in 2 Argentinean hospitals. Am J Infect Control. 2006;34(2):58-63.

186.
Ramirez-Barba E, Higuera F, Rosenthal VD, et al. Extra Length of stay of Nosocomial Infections at 4 Hospitals of Mexico. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the16th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; 19th March, 2006; Chicago, Illinois, United States of America.

185.
Ramirez Barba EJ, Rosenthal VD, Higuera F, et al. Device-associated nosocomial infection rates in intensive care units in four Mexican public hospitals. Am J Infect Control. 2006;34(4):244-247.

184.
Ozgultekin A, Rosenthal VD, Turan G, Akgun N. Education and Performance Feedback Effect on Rates of Central Vascular Catheter - Associated Bloodstream Infections in Adult Intensive Care Units of One Turkish Hospital. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 33rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology; June 11-15, 2006; Tampa, Florida, United States of America.

183.
Navoa-Ng J, Asetre-Luna I, Rosenthal VD, Yu C. Device-Associated Infection Rate and Length of Stay in Philippine Critical Patients: Findings of International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstract of the 7th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control; 5th July, 2006; Spier Estate, Stellenbosch, South Africa.

182.
Moreno CA, Rosenthal VD, Olarte N, et al. Device-associated infection rate and mortality in intensive care units of 9 Colombian hospitals: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2006;27(4):349-356.

181.
Mehta Y, Chakravarthy M, Mehta A, et al. Extra Length of stay of Nosocomial Infections at 4 Hospitals of India. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the16th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; 19th March, 2006; Chicago, Illinois, United States of America.

180.
Leblebicioglu H, Özgültekin A, Rosenthal VD, et al. Hand Hygiene Compliance in 10 hospitals of Turkey. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the16th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; 19th March, 2006; Chicago, Illinois, United States of America.

179.
Kalenic S, Mihaljevic L, Rosenthal VD, Medved M, Bosnjak Z, Frankovic S. Device-Associated Infection Rate, Stay and Mortality in Croatian Critical Patients: Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstract of the 7th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control; 5th July, 2006; Spier Estate, Stellenbosch, South Africa.

178.
Franzetti F, Rosenthal VD, Meazza N, Russolillo V, Albertin S, Raimondi F. Outcome Surveillance Plus Feedback Effect On Rates Of Ventilator Associated Pneumonia And Mortality In Italian Intensive Care Units. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstract of the 7th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control; 4th July, 2006; Spier Estate, Stellenbosch, South Africa.

177.
Fernandez-Maldonado E, Mayorga-Espichan M, Rosenthal VD, Gamio-Cardenas Y. Effect of Process Surveillance Plus Education and Performance Feedback on Hand Hygiene in One Hospital of Peru. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstract of the 7th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control; 5th July, 2006; Spier Estate, Stellenbosch, South Africa.

176.
Cuellar L, Rosenthal VD, Fernández-Maldonado E, Castañeda-Sabogal A, Antencio-Espinoza T. Extra Mortality of Nosocomial Infections at 4 Hospitals of Peru. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the16th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; 19th March, 2006; Chicago, Illinois, United States of America.

175.
Cuellar L, Rosales R, Rosenthal VD. Effect of Education and Performance Feedback on Handwashing in a Peruvian Hospital. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 16th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America.; 19th March, 2006; Chicago, Illinois, United States of America.

174.
Chakravarthy M, Jawali V, Rosenthal VD, Venkatachalam N. Process And Outcome Surveillance Plus Education And Feedback Effect On Device Associated Infections Rates In Indian Critical Patients. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstract of the 7th Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Infection Control; 5th July, 2006; Spier Estate, Stellenbosch, South Africa.

173.
Aygun C, Sobreyra-Oropeza M, Rosenthal VD, Villamil Gómez W, Rodríguez-Calderón M. Extra Mortality of Nosocomial Infections in Neonatal ICUs at Eight Hospitals of Argentina, Colombia, Mexico, Peru and Turkey. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 33rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology; June 11-15, 2006, 2006; Tampa, Florida, United States of Ame

172.
Armas-Ruiz A, Villamil-Gómez W, Rosenthal VD, Álvarez-Moreno C, Rojas C, al. e. Extra Length of Stay of Nosocomial Infections in Pediatric ICUs of Colombia and Mexico. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 33rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology; June 11 -15, 2006; Tampa, Florida, United States of America.

171.
Álvarez-Moreno C, Rosenthal VD, Olarte N, et al. Extra Mortality of Nosocomial Infections at 9 Hospitals of Colombia. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the16th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America.; 19th March, 2006; Chicago, Illinois, United States of America.

170.
Abouqal R, Madani N, Zeggwagh A, Rosenthal VD. Hand Hygiene Compliance in a Moroccan hospital. Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the16th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; 19th March, 2006; Chicago, Illinois, United States of America.

169.
Villamil-Gómez W, Ruiz-Vergara G, Pertuz AM, Rosenthal VD. Education and performance feedback effect on rates of central vascular catheter–associated bloodstream infections in newborn intensive care units in a private hospital in Colombia. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 32nd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology2005; Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America.

168.
Tarricone R, Torbica A, Franzetti F, et al. The Attributable Cost of Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infection (BSI) In Intensive Care Units In Milan, Italy. A Prospective, Matched Analysis. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 45th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.; December 16-19, 2005; Washington, DC, U.S.A.

167.
Sobreyra-Oropeza M, Herrera-Bravo M, Rosenthal VD. Nosocomial Infection Global Rates and Central Vascular Catheter - Associated Bloodstream Infections Rates Reduction in a New Born Intensive Care Unit of One Mexican Public Hospital. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 15th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; April 9-12, 2005; Los Angeles, California, United States of America.

166.
Sobreyra-Oropeza M, Bravo MH, Rosenthal VD. Effect of education and performance feedback on handwashing in a public hospital in Mexico City. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 32nd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology2005; Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America.

165.
Salomao R, S Blecher, Da-Silva M, Villins M, Da-Silva EH, Rosenthal VD. Education and performance feedback effect on rates of central vascular catheter–associated bloodstream infections in adult intensive care units in one hospital in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 32nd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology2005; Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America.

164.
Salomao R, Maretti-Da-Silva M, Vilins M, Da-Silva E, Blecher S, Rosenthal VD. Prospective Study of the Impact of Switching From an Open IV Infusion System to a Closed System on Rates of Central Venous Catheter-Associated Bloodstream Infection in a Brazilian Hospital. . Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 45th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.; December 16-19, 2005., 2005; Washington, DC, U.S.A.

163.
Salomao R, Grinberg G, Nouer S, et al. Extra Length of Stay and Device-Associated Nosocomial Infection Rates in Intensive Care Units in Tree Hospitals of Brazil. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 45th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy; December 16-19, 2005, 2005; Washington, DC, U.S.A.

162.
Salomao R, Blecher S, Maretti-Da-Silva M, Vilins M, Da-Silva E, Rosenthal VD. Device Associated Nosocomial Infection Rates and Extra Length of Stay in Intensive Care Units of Brazil. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 15th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; April 9-12, 2005; Los Angeles, California, United States of America.

161.
Rosenthal VD, Maki D, Salomao R, et al. Nosocomial Infections (NI) in Intensive Care Units (ICU) in Latin America, Turkey, India, and Morocco: International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium. . Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 45th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.2005; Washington, DC, U.S.A.

160.
Rosenthal VD, Jawali V, Salomao R, et al. Bloodstream Infection (BSI) Risk Factor (RF) Analysis at Hospitals Members of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, India, Mexico, Morocco, Peru, and Turkey. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Sixth Congress of the International Federation of Infection Control; October 13-16, 2005., 2005; Istanbul, Turkey.

159.
Rosenthal VD, Jawali V, Maretti-Da-Silva M, et al. Hand Hygiene Compliance (HHC) at the Hospitals Members of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, India, Mexico, Morocco, Peru, and Turkey. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Sixth Congress of the International Federation of Infection Control; October 13-16, 2005; Istanbul, Turkey.

158.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman S, Safdar N. Reduction in nosocomial infection with improved hand hygiene in intensive care units of a tertiary care hospital in Argentina. Am J Infect Control. 2005;33(7):392-397.

157.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman S, Migone O, Safdar N. The attributable cost and length of hospital stay because of nosocomial pneumonia in intensive care units in 3 hospitals in Argentina: a prospective, matched analysis. Am J Infect Control. 2005;33(3):157-161.

156.
Rosenthal VD, Chakravarthy M, Salomao R, et al. Device-Associated Infections (DAI) Rates at Hospitals Members of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, India, Mexico, Morocco, Peru, and Turkey. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Sixth Congress of the International Federation of Infection Control; October 13-16, 2005; Istanbul, Turkey.

155.
Rosenthal VD, Chakravarthy M, Da-Silva E, et al. Ventilator Associated Pneumonia (VAP) Risk Factor (RF) Analysis at Hospitals Members of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, India, Mexico, Morocco, Peru, and Turkey. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Sixth Congress of the International Federation of Infection Control; October 13-16, 2005, 2005; Istanbul, Turkey.

154.
Rangel-Frausto MS, Higuera F, Soto JM, Rosenthal VD. Cost Effectiveness of Switching from an Open IV Infusion System to a Closed System on Rates of Central Venous Catheter-Associated Bloodstream Infection in Three Mexican Hospitals. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 32nd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology2005; Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America.

153.
Ramírez-Barba E, Torres-Hernández H, Torres-Hernández I, et al. Effect of Education and Performance Feedback on Handwashing in Two Mexican Hospitals of Guanajuato. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 15th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; April 9-12, 2005; Los Angeles, California, United States of America.

152.
Ramirez-Barba E, Rosenthal VD, Higuera F, et al. Extra Length of Stay and Device-Associated Nosocomial Infection Rates in Intensive Care Units in Four Hospitals of Mexico. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 45th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.; December 16-19, 2005; Washington, DC, U.S.A.

151.
Mehta Y, Sen N, Chakravarthy M, et al. Extra Length of Stay and Device-Associated Nosocomial Infection Rates in Intensive Care Units in three Hospitals of India. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 45th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy; December 16-19, 2005; Washington, DC, U.S.A.

150.
Mehta Y, Chakravarthy M, Nair R, et al. Device-Associated Nosocomial Infection Rates and Extra Length of Stay in Intensive Care Units of India. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 15th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; April 9-12, 2005; Los Angeles, California, United States of America.

149.
Mehta Y, Chakravarthy M, Nair R, Jawali V, Pawar M, Rosenthal VD. Prospective study to evaluate handwashing compliance in two Indian hospitals, in New Delhi and Bangalore. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 32nd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology2005; Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America.

148.
Koksal I, Aydin K, Caylan R, Leblebicioglu H, Rosenthal VD. Effect of Education and Performance Feedback on Handwashing in a Hospital of Trabzon, Turkey. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 15th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; April 9-12, 2005; Los Angeles, California, United States of America.

147.
Higuera F, Rosenthal VD, Duarte P, Ruiz J, Franco G, Safdar N. The effect of process control on the incidence of central venous catheter-associated bloodstream infections and mortality in intensive care units in Mexico. Crit Care Med. 2005;33(9):2022-2027.

146.
Higuera F, Rangel-Frausto M, Rosenthal VD, et al. The Attributable Cost, And Length Of Hospital Stay Of Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infection In Intensive Care Units In Mexico. A Prospective, Matched Analysis. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 15th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; April 9-12, 2005; Los Angeles, California, United States of America.

145.
Franzetti F, Corona A, Raimondi F, Rosenthal VD. Device-associated nosocomial infection rates in intensive care units in an Italian hospital. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 32nd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology2005; Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America.

144.
Cuellar L, Fernández-Maldonado E, Castañeda-Sabogal A, et al. Extra Length of Stay and Device-Associated Nosocomial Infection Rates in Intensive Care Units in three Hospitals of Peru. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 45th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy; December 16-19, 2005, 2005; Washington, DC, U.S.A.

143.
Arikan ÖA, Özgultekin A, Tulunay M, Turan G, Öral M, Rosenthal VD. Effect of education and performance feedback on handwashing in Two Hospitals in Istanbul and Ankara. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 32nd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology2005; Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America.

142.
Álvarez-Moreno C, Olarte N, Sussmann O, et al. Extra Length of Stay and Device-Associated Nosocomial Infection Rates in Intensive Care Units in Nine Hospitals of Colombia. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 45th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.; December 16-19, 2005, 2005; Washington, DC, U.S.A.

141.
Abouqal R, Zeggwagh A, N. M, Rosenthal VD. Hand Washing Compliance in a Hospital of Morocco. Difference Between Stratums. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 15th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; April 9-12, 2005, 2005; Los Angeles, California, United States of America.

140.
Abouqal R, Madani N, Ali Zeggwagh A, Rosenthal VD. Extra Length of Stay and Device-Associated Nosocomial Infection Rates in Intensive Care Units in one Hospital of Morocco. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 45th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.; December 16-19, 2005, 2005; Washington, DC, U.S.A.

139.
Villamil-Gómez W, Ruiz-Vergara G, Marrugo-Pertuz A, Rosenthal VD. Prospective Study Of Nosocomial Infections In Neonatal Unit From Colombia. Extra length of stay and device associated rates of nosocomial infections. . Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7-10, 2004; Lima, Peru.

138.
Sussmann O, Olarte N, Valderrama A, Alvarez-Moreno C, Garzon-Agudelo JE, Rosenthal VD. National Multi-Center Prospective Study to Evaluate Device-Associated Nosocomial Infection Rates in Intensive Care Units of Colombia: Benchmark with NNIS American Rates. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the14th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; April, 17th - 20th, 2004; Philadelphia, USA.

137.
Salomao R, Maretti-Da-Silva MA, Vilins M, et al. Mortality Risk Factors In Critical Patients In Brasil. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

136.
Salomao R, Maretti-Da-Silva MA, Vilins M, et al. Nosocomial Infection (NI) Risk Factors In Intensive Care Units (ICU) From Brazil. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

135.
Salomao R, Maretti-Da-Silva M, Vilins M, et al. Prospective study on intensive care units of Brazil. Extra lenght of stay and device associated rates of nosocomial infections. . Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

134.
Salomao R, Maretti Da Silva M, Vilins M, et al. Multi-Center Prospective Study To Evaluate Hand Washing Compliance In Hospitals From Brazil. Behaviour Comparison Between Different Stratums. Paper presented at: Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

133.
Rosenthal VD, Sztokhamer D, Gilli M, et al. Nosocomial Infection (NI) Risk Factors In Intensive Care Units (ICU) From Argentina. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

132.
Rosenthal VD, Sztokhamer D, Gilli M, et al. Multi-Center National Prospective Study To Evaluate Hand Washing Compliance In Hospitals From Argentina. Behaviour Comparison Between Different Stratums. . Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

131.
Rosenthal VD, Sztokhamer D, Gilli M, et al. Prospective study on intensive care units of Argentina. Extra length of stay and device associated rates of nosocomial infections. . Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

130.
Rosenthal VD, Sztokhamer D, Gilli M, et al. Mortality Risk Factors In Critical Patients In Argentina. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

129.
Rosenthal VD, Sztokhamer D, Gilli M, Santoro B, Guzman S, Toledo JC. Multi-center Study to Evaluate Device-Associated Nosocomial Infection Rates in Intensive Care Units of Argentina. Benchmark with NNIS. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 44th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy; October 30th to November 2nd, 2004; Washington, U.S.A.

128.
Rosenthal VD, Rangel-Frausto MS, Higuera F, et al. Multi-center, Multinational, Prospective Cohort Study to Evaluate the impact on Blood Stream Infection Rate when Switching from Open to Closed Infusion System on Argentina and Mexico. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 44th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy; October 30th to November 2nd, 2004; Washington, U.S.A.

127.
Rosenthal VD, Maki DG. Prospective study of the impact of open and closed infusion systems on rates of central venous catheter-associated bacteremia. Am J Infect Control. 2004;32(3):135-141.

126.
Rosenthal VD, Guzmán S, Toledo JC. Surgical Wound Infection Rate in 12,671 Surgical Procedures of Two Hospitals from Argentina. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

125.
Rosenthal VD, Guzmán S, Toledo JC. Impact on Central Vascular Catheter -Associated Bloodstream Infection Rate in Critical Patients of a Hospital from Argentina. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

124.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman S, Safdar N. Effect of education and performance feedback on rates of catheter-associated urinary tract infection in intensive care units in Argentina. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2004;25(1):47-50.

123.
Rosenthal VD, Guzmán S, Migone O. Exceso de costos debido a infecciones nosocomiales en dos unidades de cuidados intensivos de un hospital privado de Argentina. Rev Panam Salud Publica. 2004.

122.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman S, Mattera J, Almuzara M, Cañete G, Crnich C. Effect of hand culture on hand washing compliance in Argentina. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 31st Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology; June, 7th to 10th, 2004; Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

121.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman S, Crnich C. Reduced Efficacy of Performance Feedback on Hand Washing Compliance Over Time. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the14th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; April, 17th - 20th, 2004; Philadelphia, USA.

120.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman S, Crnich C. Device-associated nosocomial infection rates in intensive care units of Argentina. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2004;25(3):251-255.

119.
Rangel-Frausto MS, Higuera F, Martinez-Soto J, et al. Prospective Study of the Impact of Switching From an Open IV Infusion System to a Closed System on Rates of Central Venous Catheter-Associated Bloodstream Infection in Mexican Hospitals. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the14th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; April, 17th - 20th, 2004; Philadelphia, USA.

118.
Matera AL, Dos-Santos-Vianna RC, Nouer S, Blanquet DR, Rosenthal VD. Prospective Study to Evaluate Device-Associated Nosocomial Infection Rates in Intensive Care Units in a Brazilian public Hospital: Benchmark with NNIS American Rates. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 31st Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology; June, 7th to 10th, 2004; Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

117.
Leblebicioglu H, Koksal I, Ulusoy S, et al. Multi-Center National Prospective Study To Evaluate Hand Washing Compliance In Hospitals From The North Region Of Turkey. Behaviour Comparison Between Different Stratums. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

116.
Leblebicioglu H, Koksal I, Ulusoy S, et al. Prospective study on intensive care units of North of Turkey. Extra length of stay and device associated rates of nosocomial infections. . Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

115.
Leblebicioglu H, Koksal I, Ulusoy S, et al. Nosocomial Infection (NI) Risk Factors In Intensive Care Units (ICU) From The North Region Of Turkey. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

114.
Jaimes F, Juárez-Flores G, Aranda-Patron E, Trejo R, Contreras-Molina A, Rosenthal VD. Prospective Study In Pediatric Intensive Care Units Of Hospitals Of The Ministry Of Health From Mexico. Extra length of stay and device associated rates of nosocomial infections. . Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

113.
Higuera F, Rangel-Frausto MS, Martinez-Soto J, et al. National Multi-Center Study to Evaluate the Effect of Education and Performance Feedback on Hand Washing in the Intensive Care Units (ICUs) of Three Mexican Hospitals: Differences Between Gender, Health Care Workers and Type of Procedure. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 31st Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology; June, 7th to 10th, 2004; Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

112.
Higuera F, Jaimez F, Flores G, et al. Multi-center Study to Evaluate Device-Associated Nosocomial Infection Rates in Intensive Care Units of Public Hospitals of Mexico. Benchmark with NNIS. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 44th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy; October 30th to November 2nd, 2004; Washington, U.S.A.

111.
Higuera F, Duarte P, Ruíz J, et al. Nosocomial Infection (NI) Risk Factors In Intensive Care Units (ICU) From Mexico. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

110.
Higuera F, Duarte P, Ruíz J, et al. Mortality Risk Factors in Critical Patients in Mexico. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

109.
Higuera F, Duarte P, Ruíz J, et al. Prospective study on intensive care units of Mexico. Extra length of stay and device associated rates of nosocomial infections. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

108.
Higuera F, Duarte P, Franco G, et al. Prospective Study to Evaluate Hand Washing Compliance in Public Hospitals from Mexico. Behaviour Comparison Between Different Stratums. . Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

107.
Franzetti F, Corona A, Cappoia S, et al. Prospective Study To Evaluate Hand Washing Compliance In A University Hospital From Milan, Italy. Behaviour Comparison Between Different Stratums. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

106.
Franzetti F, Corona A, Cappoia S, et al. Prospective study on intensive care units of Italy. Extra length of stay and device associated rates of nosocomial infections. . Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

105.
Echeverri-De-Pimiento S, Vanegas S, Rosenthal VD. Impact On Central Vascular Catheter -Associated Bloodstream Infection Rate In Critical Patients When Stop Switching Central Catheters Every 5 Days In A Hospital From Colombia. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

104.
Cuellar L, Rosales R, Rosenthal VD. Prospective Study to Evaluate Mechanical ventilator Associated Pneumonia Rate in Intensive Care Units in a Peruvian Public Hospital: Benchmark with NNIS American Rates. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the14th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; April, 17th - 20th, 2004; Philadelphia, USA.

103.
Cuellar L, Rosales R, Castillo-Bravo LI, et al. Prospective study on intensive care units of Peru. Extra length of stay and device associated rates of nosocomial infections. . Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

102.
Cuellar L, Rosales R, Castillo-Bravo LI, et al. Mortality Risk Factors In Critical Patients In Peru. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

101.
Cuellar L, Rosales R, Castillo Bravo LI, et al. Multi-Center National Prospective Study To Evaluate Hand Washing Compliance In Hospitals From Peru. Behaviour Comparison Between Different Stratums. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

100.
Cuellar L, Rosales R, Bravo. C, et al. Nosocomial Infection (NI) Risk Factors In Intensive Care Units (ICU) From Peru. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

99.
Cetinkaya Y, Yildirim G, Iskit AT, et al. Mortality Risk Factors in Intensive Care Units of Turkey. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

98.
Cetinkaya Y, Yildirim G, Iskit AT, et al. Prospective Study In Intensive Care Units From Turkey. Extra length of stay and device associated rates of nosocomial infections. . Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

97.
Cetinkaya Y, Yildirim G, Iskit AT, et al. Nosocomial Infection (NI) Risk Factors In Intensive Care Units (ICU) From Turkey. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

96.
Cetinkaya Y, Yildirim G, Iskit AT, et al. Multi-Center National Prospective Study To Evaluate Hand Washing Compliance In Hospitals From Turkey. Behaviour Comparison Between Different Stratums. . Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

95.
Cetinkaya Y, Arikan-Akan O, Ozgultekin A, et al. Multi-center Study to Evaluate Device-Associated Nosocomial Infection Rates in Intensive Care Units of Hospitals of Turkey. Benchmark with NNIS. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 44th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.; October 30th to November 2nd, 2004; Washington, U.S.A.

94.
Cetinkaya Y, Arikan-Akan O, Ozgultekin A, et al. National Multi-Center Prospective Study to Evaluate Device-Associated Nosocomial Infection Rates in Intensive Care Units of Turkey: Benchmark with NNIS American Rates. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the14th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; April, 17th - 20th, 2004; Philadelphia, USA.

93.
Castañon J, Martinez Soto J, Franco G, et al. National Multi-Center Prospective Study to Evaluate Device-Associated Nosocomial Infection Rates in Intensive Care Units of Mexico: Benchmark with NNIS American Rates. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 31st Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology; June, 7th to 10th, 2004; Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

92.
Aygun C, Küçüködük S, Rosenthal VD. Prospective Study Of Nosocomial Infections In Neonatal Unit From Turkey. Extra Length of Stay and Device Associated Rates of Nosocomial Infections. . Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

91.
Armas-Ruíz A, Yberri I, Nuñez-Espinoza E, Mena-Brito J, Rosenthal VD. Prospective Study In Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Of Social Security Hospitals From Mexico. Extra length of stay and device associated rates of nosocomial infections. . Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

90.
Armas-Ruíz A, Yberri I, Nuñez-Espinoza E, Mena-Brito J, Rosenthal VD. Prospective Study To Evaluate Hand Washing Compliance In One Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Of A Social Security Hospital From Mexico. Behaviour Comparison Between Different Stratums. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

89.
Arikan-Akan Ö, Cetinkaya Y, Ozgultekin A, et al. National Multi-Center Study to evaluate the baseline Hand Washing compliance in the Intensive Care Units (ICUs) of Three Turkish Hospitals: Differences between Genders. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 31st Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology; June, 7th to 10th, 2004; Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

88.
Aranda-Patron E, Trejo R, Contreras-Molina A, et al. Prospective Study of Nosocomial Infections In Neonatal Intensive Care Units Of Public Hospitals From Mexico. Extra length of stay and device associated rates of nosocomial infections. . Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

87.
Álvarez-Moreno C, Linares C, Villamil Gómez W, Ruiz Vergara G, Marrugo Pertuz A, Rosenthal VD. Prospective Study In Pediatric Units Of Hospitals From Colombia. Extra length of stay and device associated rates of nosocomial infections. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

86.
Álvarez-Moreno C, Linares C, Agray M, et al. Prospective study on intensive care units of Colombia. Extra lenght of stay and device associated rates of nosocomial infections. . Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

85.
Álvarez-Moreno C, Linares C, Agray M, et al. Mortality Risk Factors In Critical Patients In Colombia. Paper presented at: Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

84.
Álvarez-Moreno C, Linares C, Agray M, et al. Nosocomial Infection (NI) Risk Factors In Intensive Care Units (ICU) From Colombia. Paper presented at: Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

83.
Álvarez-Moreno C, Linares C, Agray M, et al. Multi-Center Prospective Study to Evaluate Hand Washing Compliance in Hospitals From Colombia. Behaviour Comparison Between Different Stratums. Paper presented at: Fifth Pan- American Congress Of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; October, 7th to 10th, 2004; Lima, Peru.

82.
Rosenthal VD, McCormick RD, Guzman S, Villamayor C, Orellano PW. Effect of education and performance feedback on handwashing: the benefit of administrative support in Argentinean hospitals. Am J Infect Control. 2003;31(2):85-92.

81.
Rosenthal VD, Maki DG. Prospective Study of the Impact Of Switching from an Open Iv Infusion System to a Closed System on Rates of Central Venous Catheter-Associated Bloodstream Infection. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 43th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.; September, 14th to 17th, 2003; Chicago, USA.

80.
Rosenthal VD, Higuera F, Franco G, Duarte P, Ruiz J. Education and Performance Feedback Effect On Rates Of Central Vascular Catheter - Associated Bloodstream Infections In Intensive Care Units In Mexico. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 43th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.; September, 14th to 17th, 2003; Chicago, USA.

79.
Rosenthal VD, Higuera F, Franco G, Duarte P, Ruiz J. Effect of Education and Performance Feedback on Handwashing in a Mexican Hospital. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 43th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.; September, 14th to 17th, 2003; Chicago, USA.

78.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman S, Safdar N. Effect of Education and Performance Feedback on Rates Of Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections in Intensive Care Units in Argentina. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 30th Association for Professionals in Infection Control Annual Meeting; June, 8th to 12th, 2003; San Antomio, Texas, USA.

77.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman S, Pezzotto SM, Crnich CJ. Effect of an infection control program using education and performance feedback on rates of intravascular device-associated bloodstream infections in intensive care units in Argentina. Am J Infect Control. 2003;31(7):405-409.

76.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman S, Orellano PW. Nosocomial infections in medical-surgical intensive care units in Argentina: attributable mortality and length of stay. Am J Infect Control. 2003;31(5):291-295.

75.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman S, Migone O, Crnich CJ. The attributable cost, length of hospital stay, and mortality of central line-associated bloodstream infection in intensive care departments in Argentina: A prospective, matched analysis. Am J Infect Control. 2003;31(8):475-480.

74.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman S, Dainese N, et al. Comparison of Antimicrobial Resistance Among Aerobic Gram-Negative Bacilli in Intensive Care Units And Non-Intensive Care Units In Argentina. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 13th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Health Care and Epidemiology of America April, 17th to 20th, 2003; Arlington, Virginia, USA.

73.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman S, Dainese N, et al. Comparison of Antimicrobial Resistance Among Aerobic Gram-Positive Cocci In Intensive Care Units And Non-Intensive Care Units In Argentina. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 30th Association for Professionals in Infection Control & Epidemiology Meeting.; June, 8th to 12th, 2003; San Antonio, Texas, USA.

72.
Rosenthal VD, Guzmán S, Crnich C. Device-Associated Nosocomial Infection Rates in Intensive Care Units Of Argentina. Paper presented at: Proceedings and Abstracts of the13th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America; April, 17th to 20th, 2003; Arlington, Virginia, USA.

71.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman SD, Migone OD. Costos y días extra de las infecciones nosocomiales en unidades de cuidados intensivos en Argentina. Casos apareados en una cohorte prospectiva. Paper presented at: IV Congreso Panamericano De Control De Infecciones Y Epidemiología Hospitalaria; Noviembre 27- 30, 2002; Cancun, México.

70.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman S, Villamayor C. Mortalidad Atribuible A Bacteriemia Y Neumonía Nosocomial En Unidades De Cuidados Intensivos En 3 Hospitales Argentinos. Paper presented at: IV Congreso Panamericano De Control De Infecciones Y Epidemiología Hospitalaria; Noviembre 27- 30, 2002; Cancun, México.

69.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman S, Villamayor C. Tasa basal de densidad de incidencia de infecciones nosocomiales asociadas a dispositivos invasivos en unidades de cuidados intensivos. Paper presented at: IV Congreso Panamericano De Control De Infecciones Y Epidemiología Hospitalaria; Noviembre 27- 30, 2002; Cancun, México.

68.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman S, Villamayor C. El apoyo institucional como potenciador de los programas de mejoría del cumplimiento de lavado de manos. Paper presented at: IV Congreso Panamericano De Control De Infecciones Y Epidemiología Hospitalaria; Noviembre 27- 30, 2002; Cancun, México.

67.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman S. Modificaciones en la tasa de Infección del Torrente Sanguíneo en unidades de cuidados intensivos. Efecto de un programa de educación y devolución de datos de conducta. Paper presented at: IV Congreso Panamericano De Control De Infecciones Y Epidemiología Hospitalaria; Noviembre 27- 30, 2002; Cancun, Mexico.

66.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman S. Estudio prospectivo del impacto en la tasa de Infección del Torrente Sanguíneo Asociada al Catéter Vascular Central al cambiar de un sistema de solución parenteral abierto con venteo a uno cerrado sin venteo en unidades de cuidados intensivos. Paper presented at: IV Congreso Panamericano De Control De Infecciones Y Epidemiología Hospitalaria; Noviembre 27- 30, 2002; Cancun, Mexico.

65.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman S. Modificaciones en la Tasa de Infección del Sitio Quirúrgico. Efecto de un Programa de Control de Infecciones. Paper presented at: IV Congreso Panamericano De Control De Infecciones Y Epidemiología Hospitalaria; Noviembre 27- 30, 2002; Cancun, Mexico.

64.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman S. Análisis de factores de riesgo de Infecciones del Torrente Sanguíneo Asociadas al Catéter Vascular Central. Paper presented at: IV Congreso Panamericano De Control De Infecciones Y Epidemiología Hospitalaria; Noviembre 27- 30, 2002; Cancun, Mexico.

63.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman S. Modificaciones en la tasa de Infección Nosocomial al implementar un programa de mejoría del cumplimiento del lavado de manos. Paper presented at: IV Congreso Panamericano De Control De Infecciones Y Epidemiología Hospitalaria; Noviembre 27- 30, 2002; Cancun, Mexico.

62.
Rosenthal VD, Petrungaro V, Guzmán S, et al. Programa para mejorar el cumplimiento del lavado de manos en dos sanatorios privados de la Capital Federal. Paper presented at: X Congreso Chileno De Infecciones Intrahospitalarias Y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria; 7 al 9 de noviembre, 2001; Concepcion, Chile.

61.
Rosenthal VD, Mattera J, Boglione W, Guzman S, Pezzotto SM. Efectividad del control de infecciones en reducir incidencia y resistencia de bacterias intra-hospitalarias. Paper presented at: X Congreso Chileno De Infecciones Intrahospitalarias Y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria; 7 al 9 de noviembre, 2001; Concepcion, Chile.

60.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman S, Boglione W, Mattera J, Fernandez N, Pezzotto SM. Evaluación del efecto en la tasa y en los costos de las bacteriemias asociadas al catéter vascular al incorporar un frasco flexible con sistema cerrado de solución parenteral. Informe preliminar. Paper presented at: X Congreso Chileno de Infecciones Intrahospitalarias y Epidemiología Hospitalaria; 7 al 9 de noviembre, 2001; Concepción, Chile.

59.
Rosenthal VD, Guzman S, Boglione W, Boglione A. Vigilancia de Infección de Herida Quirurgica Post-Alta en un Sanatorio Privado. Paper presented at: X Congreso Chileno De Infecciones Intrahospitalarias Y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria; 7 al 9 de noviembre, 2001; Concepcion, Chile.

58.
Rosenthal VD, Bedoya M, Migone O, Guzman S. Evaluación De Los Costos Especificos De Infecciones Intra-Hospitalarias En Areas De Cuidados Intensivos En Un Sanatorio Privado. Paper presented at: X Congreso Chileno De Infecciones Intrahospitalarias Y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria; 7 Al 9 De noviembre, 2001; Concepcion, Chile.

57.
Rosenthal VD, Bedoya M, Migone O, Guzman S. Proporcion De Los Pacientes Con Infecciones Intra-Hospitalarias Según Estratos De Costo De Internacion En Areas De Cuidados Intensivos En Un Sanatorio Privado. Paper presented at: X Congreso Chileno De Infecciones Intrahospitalarias Y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria; 7 Al 9 De noviembre, 2001; Concepcion, Chile.

56.
Rosenthal VD, Bedoya M, Guzmán S, Pezzotto SM. Efectividad de la vigilancia epidemiológica y el control de infecciones para reducir la tasa de infecciones intra-hospitalarias (IIH) en unidades de cuidados intensivos (UCI) de un sanatorio privado. Paper presented at: X Congreso Chileno De Infecciones Intrahospitalarias Y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria; 7 Al 9 De noviembre, 2001; Concepcion, Chile.

55.
Rosenthal VD, Barco H. Evaluación De Los Costos Extra Atribuibles A Infección De Herida Quirúrgica En Cirugía Cardiaca Durante Un Brote En Un Hospital Estatal De La Capital Federal. Paper presented at: X Congreso Chileno De Infecciones Intrahospitalarias Y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria; 7 Al 9 De noviembre, 2001; Concepcion, Chile.

54.
Rosenthal VD. Costo-efectividad en el control de infecciones. In: Califano, ed. Costos en Salud. Buenos Aires, Argentina2001:22-27.

53.
Rosenthal VD, Pezzotto SM, Mattera J, Boglione W, Guzman S. Programa Para Reducir La Tasa De Bacteriemia Asociada A Cateter Vascular Central En Una Unidad De Cuidados Intensivos Medico Quirúrgica. Paper presented at: IX Congreso Chileno De Infecciones Intrahospitalarias Y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria; 4 Al 7 De Diciembre Del 2000, 2000; Puerto Varas, Chile.

52.
Rosenthal VD, Pezzotto SM, Mattera J, Bedoya M, Yanguas M, Guzman S. Programa Para Reducir La Tasa De Infección Del Tracto Urinario Asociada A Cateter Urinario En Una Unidad De Cuidados Intensivos Coronarios Y Post Cirugía Cardiaca. Paper presented at: IX Congreso Chileno De Infecciones Intrahospitalarias Y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria; 4 Al 7 De Diciembre, 2000; Puerto Varas, Chile.

51.
Rosenthal VD, Pezzotto SM, Mattera J, Bedoya M, Guzman S. Programa Para Reducir La Tasa De Bacteriemia Asociada A Cateter Vascular Central En Una Unidad De Cuidados Intensivos Coronarios. Paper presented at: IX Congreso Chileno De Infecciones Intrahospitalarias Y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria; 4 al 7 de diciembre, 2000; Puerto Varas, Chile.

50.
Rosenthal VD, Pezzotto SM, Guzman S, Maderna C. Predictores de Infección Intrahospitalaria en Pacientes Criticos. Paper presented at: IX Congreso Chileno De Infecciones Intrahospitalarias Y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria; 4 al 7 de diciembre, 2000; Puerto Varas, Chile.

49.
Rosenthal VD, Pezzotto SM, Guzman S, Maderna C. La Infección Hospitalaria como único predictor de muerte modificable en áreas de cuidados intensivos. Paper presented at: IX Congreso Chileno De Infecciones Intrahospitalarias Y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria; 4 al 7 de diciembre, 2000; Puerto Varas, Chile.

48.
Rosenthal VD, Pezzotto SM, Boglione W, Guzman S, Rocca MR. Programa para reducir la tasa de Neumonia Asociada a Respirador en una unidad de cuidados intensivos médico quirúrgica. Paper presented at: IX Congreso Chileno De Infecciones Intrahospitalarias Y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria; 4 al 7 de diciembre, 2000; Puerto Varas, Chile.

47.
Rosenthal VD, Pezzotto SM, Boglione W, Guzman S. Programa para mejorar el cumplimiento del lavado de manos en un sanatorio privado de la Provincia de Buenos Aires. Paper presented at: IX Congreso Chileno De Infecciones Intrahospitalarias Y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria; 4 al 7 de diciembre, 2000; Puerto Varas, Chile.

46.
Rosenthal VD, Pezzotto SM, Boglione W, Garcia R, Guzman S, Maderna C. Bacteriemias Asociadas a Catéter Vascular en pacientes críticos. Comparación de tasas entre un sanatorio privado y un hospital público de la Provincia de Buenos Aires. Paper presented at: IX Congreso Chileno De Infecciones Intrahospitalarias Y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria; 4 al 7 de diciembre, 2000; Puerto Varas, Chile.

45.
Rosenthal VD, Pezzotto SM, Boglione W, Boglione A, Mattera J, Guzman S. Programa para reducir la tasa global de Infección de Herida Quirúrgica en un sanatorio privado de la Provincia de Buenos Aires. . Paper presented at: IX Congreso Chileno De Infecciones Intrahospitalarias Y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria; 4 al 7 de diciembre, 2000; Puerto Varas, Chile.

44.
Rosenthal VD, Pezzotto SM, Bedoya M, Palmieri H, Mattera J, Guzman S. Programa para reducir la tasa de Neumonia Asociada a Respirador en una unidad de cuidados intensivos coronaria y post cirugía cardíaca. Paper presented at: IX Congreso Chileno De Infecciones Intrahospitalarias Y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria; 4 al 7 de diciembre, 2000; Puerto Varas, Chile.

43.
Rosenthal VD, Migone O, Boglione W, Guzman S, Pezzotto SM. Análisis de los costos extra de las Infecciones Intrahospitalarias (IIH) en dos unidades de cuidados intensivos de un sanatorio privado de la Provincia de Buenos Aires. Paper presented at: IX Congreso Chileno de Infecciones Intrahospitalarias y Epidemiología Hospitalaria; 4 al 7 de diciembre, 2000; Puerto Varas, Chile.

42.
Rosenthal VD, Garcia R, Maderna C, Pezzotto SM. Análisis de los costos extra de las infecciones intrahospitalarias en dos unidades de cuidados intensivos de un hospital público de la Provincia de Buenos Aires. Paper presented at: IX Congreso Chileno de Infecciones Intrahospitalarias y Epidemiología Hospitalaria; 4 al 7 de diciembre, 2000; Puerto Varas, Chile.

41.
Rosenthal VD. Efectividad del Tratamiento a Corto Plazo con Penicilina en Faringitis Aguda. Evidencia de Atención Primaria. 2000;3:174-177.

40.
Rosenthal VD. Guía de Clínica Práctica, Protección de Infecciones para Viajeros. Evidencia de Atención Primaria. 2000;3:103-104.

39.
Rosenthal VD, Villamayor C. Programas de Intervención para Mejorar la Adherencia al Lavado de Manos en Dos Unidades e Cuidados Intensivos en un Hospital Público Argentino. Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología Clínica. 1999;11:9-18.

38.
Rosenthal VD, Ezcurra M. Guía Para la Higiene de Manos en Ambientes de Cuidado de la Salud. Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología Clínica. 1999;11(3):10-12.

37.
Rosenthal VD. Guía para la Prevención de Bacteriemias Asociadas a Vías Centrales. Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología Clínica. 1999;11:13-17.

36.
Rosenthal VD. Lactancia y Transmisión de HIV. Evidencia de Atención Primaria. 1999;2:177-178.

35.
Rosenthal VD, Morera G, Prieto S, et al. Evaluación del tratamiento adecuado de Bacteriemia (B) Intrahospitalaria (IIH) como indicador de calidad del desempeño médico. Paper presented at: II Congreso Panamericano de Control de Infecciones Nosocomiales y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria.; Abril,, 1998; Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

34.
Rosenthal VD, Jasovich A, De-Souza L, Santarelli MT. Sistema (S) De Vigilancia (V) De Infeccion Hospitalaria (Ih) Ajustado A Factores De Riesgo (Fr) Y Con Tasa Expectada (Te), Referenciamiento (Benchmark) Con Nnis Y Brasil. Paper presented at: II Congreso Panamericano de Control de Infecciones Nosocomiales y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria.; Abril, 1998; Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

33.
Rosenthal VD, Jasovich A, De-Souza L, et al. Sistema de optimización del uso de antibióticos (Atb), variaciones en indicadores de Calidad (Cal), Consumo (Con) y Costos (Cos). Paper presented at: II Congreso Panamericano de Control de Infecciones Nosocomiales y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria.; Abril, 1998; Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

32.
Rosenthal VD, Jasovich A, De-Souza L, et al. Persistencia de un indicador de calidad en cirugía a corazón abierto (Cca). Referenciamiento (Benchmark) entre dos hospitales. Paper presented at: II Congreso Panamericano de Control de Infecciones Nosocomiales y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria.; Abril, 1998; Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

31.
Rosenthal VD, Jasovich A, Belloni C, Prieto S, Santarelli MT. Variaciones en el consumo de medicamentos y accesorios biomédicos. Comparación de antibióticos bajo un programa de optimización versus el resto. Paper presented at: II Congreso Panamericano de Control de Infecciones Nosocomiales y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria.; Abril, 1998; Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

30.
Rosenthal VD, Jasovich A, Belloni C, De-Souza L, Morera G, Santarelli MT. Un programa de intervencion parcial (Pip) para el control de las infecciones en reemplazo primario de cadera y rodilla (Cpcr) no previno que los costos extra (Ce) absorban la utilidad económica. Paper presented at: II Congreso Panamericano de Control de Infecciones Nosocomiales y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria.; Abril,, 1998; Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

29.
Rosenthal VD. Bacteriemia de Vías Centrales. In: Mautner B, ed. Medicina. Buenos Aires, Argentina: Centro Editorial de la Fundación Favaloro; 1998:386-390.

28.
Rosenthal VD. Infecciones Relacionadas a Injertos Vasculares. In: Mautner B, ed. Medicina. Buenos Aires, Argentina: Centro Editorial de la Fundación Favaloro; 1998:390-391.

27.
Rosenthal VD. Mediastinitis Post Quirúrgica. In: Mautner B, ed. Medicina. Buenos Aires, Argentina: Centro Editorial de la Fundación Favaloro; 1998:391-393.

26.
Morera G, De-Souza L, Jasovich A, Rosenthal VD, Santarelli MT. Régimen de inmunizacion acelerado con vacuna antihepatitis B. Paper presented at: II Congreso Panamericano de Control de Infecciones Nosocomiales y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria.; Abril, 1998; Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

25.
Jasovich A, Rosenthal VD, Oviedo V, Oliva ME, Santarelli MT. Vigilancia posalta telefónica (Vpt) de infección del sitio quirúrgico (Isq) en reemplazo total de cadera (Rtc). Paper presented at: II Congreso Panamericano de Control de Infecciones Nosocomiales y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria; Abril, 1998; Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

24.
De-Souza L, Rosenthal VD, Jasovich A, Santarelli MT. Utilidad De La Vigilancia De Los Procesos Y La Devolucion De Los Resultados En Los Programas Para Optimizar La Preparacion Prequirurgica (Pp) Y La Profilaxis Antibiotica Perioperatoria (Pap). Paper presented at: II Congreso Panamericano de Control de Infecciones Nosocomiales y Epidemiologia Hospitalaria.; Abril,, 1998; Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

23.
Rosenthal VD, Prieto S, Jasovich A, Belloni C, Galan B, Shejtman D. Experiencia con la tercerización capitada de la provisión de medicamentos en un hospital privado: utilidad de los programas de Infectología. Paper presented at: 1º Congreso Internacional de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología Clínica (S.A.D.I.-Sadebac). June, 1997; Buenos Aires, Argentina.

22.
Rosenthal VD, Naveyro J. Guia de prevención de Infecciones en el Sitio Quirúrgico. Sala Quirúrgica y su Relación. Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología Clínica. 1997;9(Suppl 1):45-58.

21.
Rosenthal VD, Larenza A, Jasovich E, et al. Evaluación de una campaña de mejoramiento de la frecuencia de lavado de manos. Aplicación de Técnicas de Mercadeo en un Hospital Estatal. 1997.

20.
Rosenthal VD, Jasovich A, Santarelli MT, Larenza A., Torres W. Campaña de Lavado de Manos (Lm). Uso de técnicas de marketing, Su influencia en la tasa de Infecciones (I) Hospitalarias (H). 1997.

19.
Rosenthal VD, Jasovich A, De-Souza L, Prieto S, Morera G. Aunque se hagan las normas por consenso, si se carece de vigilancia y devolución de resultados, las conductas no se cambian. . Paper presented at: 1º Congreso Internacional de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología Clínica (S.A.D.I.-Sadebac). June, 1997; Buenos Aires, Argentina.

18.
Rosenthal VD, Jasovich A, Belloni C, Torres W, Guastavino D, Marincioni E. Beneficios de la infectologia institucional en cirugía a corazón abierto (Cca): Mejoría de la calidad y reducción de costos (C) extra. Paper presented at: Vlll Congreso Panamericano, X Congreso Brasilero de Enfermedades Infecciosas.; May, 1997; Bahía, Brasil.

17.
Rosenthal VD, De-Souza L, Jasovich A, et al. Correlación Entre Las Variaciones De Resistencia De S. Aureus A Oxacilina Y El Consumo De Vancomicina Durante Un Programa De Infectología Institucional. 1997.

16.
Rosenthal VD, Belloni C, Jasovich A, Prieto S, Otero D, Montoreano F. Evaluacion De Una Estrategia Para El Uso Adecuado De Antibioticos En Un Centro Medico Polivalente De Alta Complejidad. 1997.

15.
Rosenthal VD. Enfermedades Infecciosas de Patología Crítica. Endocarditis Infecciosa. In: Lovesio C, ed. Medicina Intensiva. Buenos Aires, Argentina: Editorial Professional; 1997:41-54.

14.
Rosenthal VD. Enfermedades Infecciosas de Patología Crítica. Urgencias de Enfermedades Infecciosas. In: Lovesio. C, ed. Medicina Intensiva. Buenos Aires, Argentina: Editorial Professional; 1997:437-463.

13.
Rosenthal V, Bisiacchi P. Tacit integration and referential structure in the language comprehension of aphasics and normals. J Psycholinguist Res. 1997;26(5):557-580.

12.
Prieto S, Morera G, Jasovich A, Rosenthal VD, Miranda G, Cofler C. Análisis de las consultas infectológicas en un hospital polivalente. Utilidad para la formación de especialistas y la confección de normas. 1997.

11.
Jasovich A, Rosenthal VD, Belloni C, et al. Validación De Una Nueva Metodología De Vigilancia (V) De Infección Del Sitio Quirúrgico (Isq) En Cirugía A Corazón Abierto (Cca): Tasa De Uso Prolongado De Antibióticos (Atb). Paper presented at: 1º Congreso Internacional de Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología Clínica (S.A.D.I.-Sadebac). June, 1997; Buenos Aires, Argentina.

10.
Rosenthal VD, Larenza A, Jasovich A, et al. Campaña para el Mejoramiento en la Evaluación de Adherencia en Lavado de Manos. Aplicación de Técnicas de Marketing en un Hospital Estatal. Hospital Naval Dr. P. Mallo, Buenos Aires - Argentina. Paper presented at: Cong. SASFA. XXIX Revistas Interiores Científicas de la Sociedad Argentina de la Salud del Ejército.; octubre, 1996; Mar Del Plata, Argentina.

9.
Rosenthal VD. Evaluación de Estrategia Para el Correcto Uso de Antibióticos en un Hospital de Alta Complejidad. Hospital Privado Antártida - Buenos Aires - Argentina. Paper presented at: V Congreso Brasilero de Control de Enfermedades Hospitalarias; November, 1996; Rio De Janeiro, Brasil.

8.
Rosenthal VD, Jasovich A, Belloni C, et al. Exposición a los antibióticos en el posoperatorio de cirugía cardiovascular central (CCVC), una llave para descubrir costos extra insospechados. Benchmarking entre dos hospitales. 1995.

7.
Rosenthal VD. Impacto de Enfermedades Infecciosas en Hospital Reforma, Costos, Contención, y Atención Calidad mejoría. Instituto Dupuytren, Clínica Güemes (Lujan), Hospital Bragado (Bragado). Paper presented at: VI Congreso Latinoamericano de Enfermedades Pediátricas Infecciosas. II Congreso Colombiano de Enfermedades Infecciosas; May, 1995; Cartagena de Indias, Colombia.

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Rosenthal VD. Exposición Antibiótica en el Post-Operatorio de Cirugía a Corazón Abierto , La Clave para Descubrir Costos Insospechados. Benchmarking Entre dos Hospitales: Hospital Naval Dr. P. Mallo, Hospital Antártida. Paper presented at: 1º Congreso de la Sociedad Chilena de Control de Enfermedades Infecciosas; December, 1995; Viña Del Mar, Chile.

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Rosenthal VD. Identificación y manejo de Sthaphylococcus Aureus brote Meticilin Resistant, Utilidad de Molecular Tipificación. Dupuytren Instituto, Cap. Fed., Argentina. Paper presented at: Inter Americano Congreso de Enfermedades Infecciosas.; May, 1994; Cordoba, Argentina.

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Rosenthal VD. Estrategia Evaluación para uso Adecuado Uso de Antibióticos In dos Hospitales. Espora Clínica, Adrogue, Güemes Clínica, Lujan. Buenos Aires Provincia, Argentina. Paper presented at: Inter-Americano Congreso de Enfermedades Infecciosas; May, 1994; Cordoba, Argentina.

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Rosenthal VD. Estrategia Evaluación para Preservar la Sensibilidad de Antibióticos de Agentes Patógenos Nosocomiales. Dupuytren Instituto, Cap. Fed. Argentina. Paper presented at: Tercer Internacional Congreso de Argentina Sociedad de Clínica Bacteriología.; September, 1993; Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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Rosenthal VD. Transplante Renal Asociado a Infecciones en Períodos Tardíos, Nuestra Experiencia entre Enero 1990 y Diciembre 1991. Paper presented at: 2° Congreso de Sociedad Argentina de Enfermedades Infecciosas. 1° Congreso de Enfermedades Pediátricas Infecciosas de Sociedad Argentina de Pediatras. 1° Simposio de Control de Enfermedades Infecciosas.; March, 1992; Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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Rosenthal VD, Desiderio A. Colangitis Aguda. Buenos Aires, Argentina, Asociacion Medica Argentina; 1991.