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Carey-Ann D. Burnham, PhD

Associate Professor, Pathology & Immunology
Associate Professor, Pediatrics
Medical Director, Clinical Microbiology

Specialty Areas

Pathology
Microbiology

Board Certifications

Medical Microbiology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Clinical pathology, pediatrics, clinical microbiology

  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Education

Education

Bachelor of Science, Medical Laboratory Science: University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada 2002
PhD, Medical Sciences: University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada 2007
Fellowship, Clinical Microbiology: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2009

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Breakpoint beware: reliance on historical breakpoints for Enterobacteriaceae leads to discrepancies in interpretation of susceptibility testing for carbapenems and cephalosporins and gaps in detection of carbapenem-resistant organisms.
Yarbrough ML, Wallace MA, Potter RF, D'Souza AW, Dantas G, Burnham CD
Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 Nov 2; doi: 10.1007/s10096-019-03711-y.

PMID:
    31679102
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Clinical Impact of Revised Cefepime Breakpoint in Patients With <i>Enterobacteriaceae</i> Bacteremia.
Foong KS, Carlson AL, Munigala S, Burnham CD, Warren DK
Open Forum Infect Dis. 2019 Aug; 6(8)ofz341. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofz341.

PMID:
    31660387
    [PubMed]
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Comparison of Urine Antigen Assays for the Diagnosis of <i>Histoplasma capsulatum</i> Infection.
Persaud SP, Lawton T, Burnham CD, Anderson NW
J Appl Lab Med. 2019 Nov; 4(3)370-382. doi: 10.1373/jalm.2018.028910.

PMID:
    31659074
    [PubMed - in process]
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Impact of an electronic hard-stop clinical decision support tool to limit repeat <i>Clostridioides difficile</i> toxin enzyme immunoassay testing on test utilization.
Kwon JH, Reske KA, Hink T, Jackups R, Burnham CD, Dubberke ER
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2019 Oct 24; 1-4. doi: 10.1017/ice.2019.275.

PMID:
    31647044
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Best Practices for Detection of Bloodstream Infection.
Burnham CD, Yarbrough ML
J Appl Lab Med. 2019 Jan; 3(4)740-742. doi: 10.1373/jalm.2018.026260.

PMID:
    31639745
    [PubMed - in process]
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Clinical Effect of Expedited Pathogen Identification and Susceptibility Testing for Gram-Negative Bacteremia and Candidemia by Use of the Accelerate Pheno<sup>TM</sup> System.
Burnham JP, Wallace MA, Fuller BM, Shupe A, Burnham CD, Kollef MH
J Appl Lab Med. 2019 Jan; 3(4)569-579. doi: 10.1373/jalm.2018.027201.

PMID:
    31639726
    [PubMed - in process]
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Pediatric Anaerobic Blood Culture Practices in Industrialized Countries.
Thé T, Curfman A, Burnham CD, Hayes E, Schnadower D, with the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Collaborative Research Committee (PEM-CRC).
J Appl Lab Med. 2019 Jan; 3(4)553-558. doi: 10.1373/jalm.2018.027128.

PMID:
    31639724
    [PubMed - in process]
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Lack of Additional Diagnostic Yield of 16s rRNA Gene PCR for Prosthetic Joint Infections.
Lane MA, Ganeshraj N, Gu A, Warren DK, Burnham CD
J Appl Lab Med. 2019 Sep; 4(2)224-228. doi: 10.1373/jalm.2018.027003.

PMID:
    31639667
    [PubMed - in process]
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Multicenter Study Demonstrates Standardization Requirements for Mold Identification by MALDI-TOF MS.
Lau AF, Walchak RC, Miller HB, Slechta ES, Kamboj K, Riebe K, Robertson AE, Gilbreath JJ, Mitchell KF, Wallace MA, Bryson AL, Balada-Llasat JM, Bulman A, Buchan BW, Burnham CD, Butler-Wu S, Desai U, Doern CD, Hanson KE, Henderson CM, Kostrzewa M, Ledeboer NA, Maier T, Pancholi P, Schuetz AN, Shi G, Wengenack NL, Zhang SX, Zelazny AM, Frank KM
Front Microbiol. 2019; 102098. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2019.02098.

PMID:
    31616388
    [PubMed]
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Spatiotemporal dynamics of multidrug resistant bacteria on intensive care unit surfaces.
D'Souza AW, Potter RF, Wallace M, Shupe A, Patel S, Sun X, Gul D, Kwon JH, Andleeb S, Burnham CD, Dantas G
Nat Commun. 2019 Oct 8; 10(1)4569. doi: 10.1038/s41467-019-12563-1.

PMID:
    31594927
    [PubMed - in process]
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Phenotypic and genotypic characterization of linezolid-resistant Enterococcus faecium from the USA and Pakistan.
Wardenburg KE, Potter RF, D'Souza AW, Hussain T, Wallace MA, Andleeb S, Burnham CD, Dantas G
J Antimicrob Chemother. 2019 Dec 1; 74(12)3445-3452. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkz367.

PMID:
    31504566
    [PubMed - in process]
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In Silico Analysis of Gardnerella Genomospecies Detected in the Setting of Bacterial Vaginosis.
Potter RF, Burnham CD, Dantas G
Clin Chem. 2019 Nov; 65(11)1375-1387. doi: 10.1373/clinchem.2019.305474.

PMID:
    31462445
    [PubMed - in process]
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Evaluation of telavancin susceptibility in isolates of Staphylococcus aureus with reduced susceptibility to vancomycin.
McMullen AR, Lainhart W, Wallace MA, Shupe A, Burnham CD
Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 Dec; 38(12)2323-2330. doi: 10.1007/s10096-019-03683-z.

PMID:
    31446513
    [PubMed - in process]
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Metabolomic networks connect host-microbiome processes to human Clostridioides difficile infections.
Robinson JI, Weir WH, Crowley JR, Hink T, Reske KA, Kwon JH, Burnham CD, Dubberke ER, Mucha PJ, Henderson JP
J Clin Invest. 2019 Aug 12; 1303792-3806. doi: 10.1172/JCI126905.

PMID:
    31403473
    [PubMed - in process]
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Human ehrlichiosis at a tertiary-care academic medical center: Clinical associations and outcomes of transplant patients and patients with hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis.
Otrock ZK, Eby CS, Burnham CD
Blood Cells Mol Dis. 2019 Jul; 7717-22. doi: 10.1016/j.bcmd.2019.03.002.

PMID:
    30913447
    [PubMed - in process]
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Reducing the time between inoculation and first-read of urine cultures using total lab automation significantly reduces turn-around-time of positive culture results with minimal loss of first-read sensitivity.
Bailey AL, Burnham CD
Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 Jun; 38(6)1135-1141. doi: 10.1007/s10096-019-03512-3.

PMID:
    30806903
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Effect of changing urine testing orderables and clinician order sets on inpatient urine culture testing: Analysis from a large academic medical center.
Munigala S, Rojek R, Wood H, Yarbrough ML, Jackups RR, Burnham CD, Warren DK
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2019 Mar; 40(3)281-286. doi: 10.1017/ice.2018.356.

PMID:
    30786940
    [PubMed - in process]
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Challenges in assessing the efficacy of systemic corticosteroids for severe wheezing episodes in preschool children.
Guilbert TW, Bacharier LB, Mauger DT, Phipatanakul W, Szefler SJ, Boehmer S, Beigelman A, Fitzpatrick AM, Jackson DJ, Baxi SN, Benson M, Burnham CD, Cabana MD, Castro M, Chmiel JF, Covar R, Daines M, Gaffin JM, Gentile DA, Holguin F, Israel E, Kelly HW, Lazarus SC, Lemanske RF Jr, Ly N, Meade K, Morgan W, Moy J, Olin JT, Peters SP, Pongracic JA, Raissy HH, Ross K, Sheehan WJ, Sorkness C, Teague WG, Thyne S, Martinez FD, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute's AsthmaNet.
J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2019 May; 143(5)1934-1937.e4. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2018.10.071.

PMID:
    30660645
    [PubMed - in process]
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Clinical Microbiology Is Growing Up: The Total Laboratory Automation Revolution.
Bailey AL, Ledeboer N, Burnham CD
Clin Chem. 2019 May; 65(5)634-643. doi: 10.1373/clinchem.2017.274522.

PMID:
    30518664
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Interplay of personal, pet, and environmental colonization in households affected by community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.
Hogan PG, Mork RL, Boyle MG, Muenks CE, Morelli JJ, Thompson RM, Sullivan ML, Gehlert SJ, Merlo JR, McKenzie MG, Wardenburg JB, Rzhetsky A, Burnham CD, Fritz SA
J Infect. 2019 Mar; 78(3)200-207. doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2018.11.006.

PMID:
    30503843
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