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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.

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

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

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 - in process]
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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 - in process]
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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 - in process]
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Risk Factors for Surgical Site Infection After Cholecystectomy.
Warren DK, Nickel KB, Wallace AE, Mines D, Tian F, Symons WJ, Fraser VJ, Olsen MA
Open Forum Infect Dis. 2017 Spring; 4(2)ofx036. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofx036.

PMID:
    28491887
    [PubMed]
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Corrigendum to "Decreased Hospital Costs and Surgical Site Infection Incidence With a Universal Decolonization Protocol in Primary Total Joint Arthroplasty" [Journal of Arthroplasty 32 (2017) 728-734].
Stambough JB, Nam D, Warren DK, Keeney JA, Clohisy JC, Barrack RL, Nunley RM
J Arthroplasty. 2017 Aug; 32(8)2625. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2017.04.008.

PMID:
    28483214
    [PubMed - in process]
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Antimicrobial Stewardship in Inpatient Settings in the Asia Pacific Region: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.
Honda H, Ohmagari N, Tokuda Y, Mattar C, Warren DK
Clin Infect Dis. 2017 May 15; 64(suppl_2)S119-S126. doi: 10.1093/cid/cix017.

PMID:
    28475777
    [PubMed - in process]
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A Naturalistic Study of Driving Behavior in Older Adults and Preclinical Alzheimer Disease.
Babulal GM, Stout SH, Benzinger TL, Ott BR, Carr DB, Webb M, Traub CM, Addison A, Morris JC, Warren DK, Roe CM
J Appl Gerontol. 2017 Jan 1; 733464817690679. doi: 10.1177/0733464817690679.

PMID:
    28380718
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Is There a Correlation Between Infection Control Performance and Other Hospital Quality Measures?
O'Hara LM, Morgan DJ, Pineles L, Li S, Sulis C, Bowling J, Drees M, Jacob JT, Anderson DJ, Warren DK, Harris AD
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2017 Jun; 38(6)736-739. doi: 10.1017/ice.2017.27.

PMID:
    28376943
    [PubMed - in process]
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Comparing External Ventricular Drains-Related Ventriculitis Surveillance Definitions.
Reyes MM, Munigala S, Church EL, Kulik TB, Keyrouz SG, Zipfel GJ, Warren DK
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2017 May; 38(5)574-579. doi: 10.1017/ice.2017.21.

PMID:
    28219470
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Reinstatement of Reflex Testing of Stool Samples for Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci (VRE) Resulted in Decreased Incidence of Hospital-Associated VRE.
Munigala S, McMullen KM, Russo AJ, Jafarzadeh SR, Hoppe-Bauer J, Burnham CD, Warren DK
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2017 May; 38(5)619-621. doi: 10.1017/ice.2017.19.

PMID:
    28219459
    [PubMed - in process]
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Use of Quantile Regression to Determine the Impact on Total Health Care Costs of Surgical Site Infections Following Common Ambulatory Procedures.
Olsen MA, Tian F, Wallace AE, Nickel KB, Warren DK, Fraser VJ, Selvam N, Hamilton BH
Ann Surg. 2017 Feb; 265(2)331-339. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000001590.

PMID:
    28059961
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Inpatient Urine Cultures Are Frequently Performed Without Urinalysis or Microscopy: Findings From a Large Academic Medical Center.
Carlson AL, Munigala S, Russo AJ, McMullen KM, Wood H, Jackups R, Warren DK
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2017 Apr; 38(4)455-460. doi: 10.1017/ice.2016.311.

PMID:
    28052781
    [PubMed - in process]
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Decreased Hospital Costs and Surgical Site Infection Incidence With a Universal Decolonization Protocol in Primary Total Joint Arthroplasty.
Stambough JB, Nam D, Warren DK, Keeney JA, Clohisy JC, Barrack RL, Nunley RM
J Arthroplasty. 2017 Mar; 32(3)728-734.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2016.09.041.

PMID:
    27823845
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Sepsis surveillance from administrative data in the absence of a perfect verification.
Jafarzadeh SR, Thomas BS, Gill J, Fraser VJ, Marschall J, Warren DK
Ann Epidemiol. 2016 Oct; 26(10)717-722.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.annepidem.2016.08.002.

PMID:
    27600804
    [PubMed - in process]
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Topical Decolonization Does Not Eradicate the Skin Microbiota of Community-Dwelling or Hospitalized Adults.
Burnham CA, Hogan PG, Wallace MA, Deych E, Shannon W, Warren DK, Fritz SA
Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2016 Dec; 60(12)7303-7312.

PMID:
    27671074
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Modification of claims-based measures improves identification of comorbidities in non-elderly women undergoing mastectomy for breast cancer: a retrospective cohort study.
Nickel KB, Wallace AE, Warren DK, Ball KE, Mines D, Fraser VJ, Olsen MA
BMC Health Serv Res. 2016 Aug 16; 16(a)388. doi: 10.1186/s12913-016-1636-7.

PMID:
    27527888
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Impact of Time to Appropriate Therapy on Mortality in Patients with Vancomycin-Intermediate Staphylococcus aureus Infection.
Burnham JP, Burnham CA, Warren DK, Kollef MH
Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2016 Sep; 60(9)5546-53. doi: 10.1128/AAC.00925-16.

PMID:
    27401565
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Current Management of Cardiac Implantable Electronic Device Infections by Infectious Disease Specialists.
Liang SY, Beekmann SE, Polgreen PM, Warren DK
Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Oct 15; 63(8)1072-1075. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciw431.

PMID:
    27358347
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Longitudinal Study of the Effects of Bacteremia and Sepsis on 5-year Risk of Cardiovascular Events.
Jafarzadeh SR, Thomas BS, Warren DK, Gill J, Fraser VJ
Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Aug 15; 63(4)495-500. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciw320.

PMID:
    27193746
    [PubMed - in process]
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Areas of Research Interest

Epidemiology and prevention of nosocomial infections