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David K. Warren, MD, MPH

Professor, Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
Hospital Epidemiologist, Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Specialty Areas

Infectious Diseases

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Infectious Disease

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Staphylococcal infections, general infectious diseases, osteomyelitis, orthopedic infections.

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Location(s)

Location(s)

Taylor Ave. Building Extension

620 South Taylor Ave.
Suite 100
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: 100
Floor: 1
Office Phone: 314-362-9098
Fax: 314-362-7736

Education

Education

M.P.H.: St. Louis University School of Public Health, St. Louis, Missouri 2005
Fellowship: Infectious Diseases, Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2001
Residency: Internal Medicine, Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1997
Medical Degree: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1994
B.S.: Molecular and Cell Biology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 1990

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

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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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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Incidence and Diagnostic Yield of Repeat Urine Culture in Hospitalized Patients: an Opportunity for Diagnostic Stewardship.
Foong KS, Munigala S, Jackups R Jr, Yarbrough ML, Burnham CA, Warren DK
J Clin Microbiol. 2019 Oct; 57(10)pii: e00910-19. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00910-19.

PMID:
    31391227
    [PubMed - in process]
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A 2.5-Year Longitudinal Assessment of Naturalistic Driving in Preclinical Alzheimer's Disease.
Roe CM, Stout SH, Rajasekar G, Ances BM, Jones JM, Head D, Benzinger TLS, Williams MM, Davis JD, Ott BR, Warren DK, Babulal GM
J Alzheimers Dis. 2019; 68(4)1625-1633. doi: 10.3233/JAD-181242.

PMID:
    30958365
    [PubMed - in process]
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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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Prevalence, Underlying Causes, and Preventability of Sepsis-Associated Mortality in US Acute Care Hospitals.
Rhee C, Jones TM, Hamad Y, Pande A, Varon J, O'Brien C, Anderson DJ, Warren DK, Dantes RB, Epstein L, Klompas M, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Prevention Epicenters Program.
JAMA Netw Open. 2019 Feb 1; 2(2)e187571. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2018.7571.

PMID:
    30768188
    [PubMed - in process]
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Incidence and etiology of fever following seasonal influenza vaccination in hospitalized patients.
Foong KS, Casabar E, Warren DK
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2019 Feb; 40(2)235-237. doi: 10.1017/ice.2018.316.

PMID:
    30522531
    [PubMed - in process]
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Development of a standardized, reproducible screening examination for assessment of pelvic floor myofascial pain.
Meister MR, Sutcliffe S, Ghetti C, Chu CM, Spitznagle T, Warren DK, Lowder JL
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2019 Mar; 220(3)255.e1-255.e9. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2018.11.1106.

PMID:
    30527941
    [PubMed - in process]
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Variation in Identifying Sepsis and Organ Dysfunction Using Administrative Versus Electronic Clinical Data and Impact on Hospital Outcome Comparisons.
Rhee C, Jentzsch MS, Kadri SS, Seymour CW, Angus DC, Murphy DJ, Martin GS, Dantes RB, Epstein L, Fiore AE, Jernigan JA, Danner RL, Warren DK, Septimus EJ, Hickok J, Poland RE, Jin R, Fram D, Schaaf R, Wang R, Klompas M, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Prevention Epicenters Program.
Crit Care Med. 2019 Apr; 47(4)493-500. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000003554.

PMID:
    30431493
    [PubMed - in process]
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Addiction Medicine Consultations Reduce Readmission Rates for Patients With Serious Infections From Opioid Use Disorder.
Marks LR, Munigala S, Warren DK, Liang SY, Schwarz ES, Durkin MJ
Clin Infect Dis. 2019 May 17; 68(11)1935-1937. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciy924.

PMID:
    30357363
    [PubMed - in process]
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Black Hairy Tongue.
Hamad Y, Warren DK
N Engl J Med. 2018 Sep 6; 379(10)e16. doi: 10.1056/NEJMicm1800351.

PMID:
    30184449
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Diagnostic Performance of Multiplex Nucleic Acid Testing of Bronchoalveolar Lavage and Bronchial Wash Specimens for Respiratory Viral Pathogens.
Munigala S, Burnham CA, Anderson NW, Liang SY, Lawrence SJ, Warren DK
J Clin Microbiol. 2018 Oct; 56(10)pii: e00973-18. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00973-18.

PMID:
    30093393
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Inadequate empiric antimicrobial therapy and mortality in geriatric patients with bloodstream infection: A target for antimicrobial stewardship.
Honda H, Higuchi N, Shintani K, Higuchi M, Warren DK
J Infect Chemother. 2018 Oct; 24(10)807-811. doi: 10.1016/j.jiac.2018.06.009.

PMID:
    30037758
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Compliance With the National SEP-1 Quality Measure and Association With Sepsis Outcomes: A Multicenter Retrospective Cohort Study.
Rhee C, Filbin MR, Massaro AF, Bulger AL, McEachern D, Tobin KA, Kitch BT, Thurlo-Walsh B, Kadar A, Koffman A, Pande A, Hamad Y, Warren DK, Jones TM, O'Brien C, Anderson DJ, Wang R, Klompas M, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Prevention Epicenters Program.
Crit Care Med. 2018 Oct; 46(10)1585-1591. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000003261.

PMID:
    30015667
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Variability in determining sepsis time zero and bundle compliance rates for the centers for medicare and medicaid services SEP-1 measure.
Rhee C, Brown SR, Jones TM, O'Brien C, Pande A, Hamad Y, Bulger AL, Tobin KA, Massaro AF, Anderson DJ, Warren DK, Klompas M, CDC Prevention Epicenters Program.
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2018 Aug; 39(8)994-996. doi: 10.1017/ice.2018.134.

PMID:
    29932042
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Impact of order set design on urine culturing practices at an academic medical centre emergency department.
Munigala S, Jackups RR Jr, Poirier RF, Liang SY, Wood H, Jafarzadeh SR, Warren DK
BMJ Qual Saf. 2018 Aug; 27(8)587-592. doi: 10.1136/bmjqs-2017-006899.

PMID:
    29353243
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Multicenter Evaluation of the Xpert MRSA NxG Assay for Detection of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Nasal Swabs.
Yarbrough ML, Warren DK, Allen K, Burkholder D, Daum R, Donskey C, Knaack D, LaMarca A, May L, Miller LG, Parenti DM, Peterson L, Tan TY, Widen R, Hernandez DR, Wolk DM, Burnham CA
J Clin Microbiol. 2018 Jan; 56(1)pii: e01381-17. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01381-17.

PMID:
    29118165
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Incidence and Trends of Sepsis in US Hospitals Using Clinical vs Claims Data, 2009-2014.
Rhee C, Dantes R, Epstein L, Murphy DJ, Seymour CW, Iwashyna TJ, Kadri SS, Angus DC, Danner RL, Fiore AE, Jernigan JA, Martin GS, Septimus E, Warren DK, Karcz A, Chan C, Menchaca JT, Wang R, Gruber S, Klompas M, CDC Prevention Epicenter Program.
JAMA. 2017 Oct 3; 318(13)1241-1249. doi: 10.1001/jama.2017.13836.

PMID:
    28903154
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Utility of strain typing of Propionibacterium acnes in central nervous system and prosthetic joint infections to differentiate contamination from infection: a retrospective cohort.
Burnham JP, Shupe A, Burnham CD, Warren DK
Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2017 Dec; 36(12)2483-2489. doi: 10.1007/s10096-017-3090-9.

PMID:
    28842758
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Prevalence and Predictors of Postdischarge Antibiotic Use Following Mastectomy.
Olsen MA, Nickel KB, Fraser VJ, Wallace AE, Warren DK
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2017 Sep; 38(9)1048-1054. doi: 10.1017/ice.2017.128.

PMID:
    28669356
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Epidemiology and prevention of nosocomial infections