T32 AI007641/AI/NIAID NIH HHS/United States
Clinical Infectious Diseases
Health care delivery, Health services administration
Infectious disease management of Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia (SAB) was surveyed through the Emerging Infections Network. While there were areas of consensus, we found substantial practice variation in diagnostic evaluation and management of adult patients with SAB. These findings highlight opportunities for further research and guidance to define best practices.
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Liu, C., Strnad, L., Beekmann, S. E., Polgreen, P. M., & Chambers, H. F. (2019). Clinical Practice Variation Among Adult Infectious Disease Physicians in the Management of Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 69(3), 530–533.