Anthony P Cardile

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Microbial biofilms have been associated with the development of chronic human infections and represent a clinical challenge given their increased antimicrobial tolerance. Staphylococcus aureus is a major human pathogen causing a diverse range of diseases, of which biofilms are often involved. Staphylococcal attachment and the formation of biofilms have been(More)
BACKGROUND Outcomes data for the efficacy of interventions designed to decrease the time to initial target vancomycin troughs are sparse. OBJECTIVE A vancomycin therapeutic drug monitoring (TDM) program was initiated to reduce the time to initial target troughs and to examine the impact on clinical outcomes. METHODS Single-center, pre- and(More)
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