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Yasir Hamad, MD

Instructor, Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases

Specialty Areas

Infectious Diseases
Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Languages

Arabic

Areas of Clinical Interest

General infectious diseases, infections in transplant recipients

  • 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

Fellowship, Infectious Diseases: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 2016
Residency, Internal Medicine: Harbor Hospital Center, Baltimore, MD 2011
Medical Degree: University of Juba, Juba, Sudan 2004

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Perspectives of United States-based Infectious Diseases Physicians on Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy Practice.
Hamad Y, Lane MA, Beekmann SE, Polgreen PM, Keller SC
Open Forum Infect Dis. 2019 Oct 1; 6(10)pii: ofz363. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofz363.

PMID:
    31429872
    [PubMed]
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Outcomes in Lung Transplant Recipients With Mycobacterium abscessus Infection: A 15-Year Experience From a Large Tertiary Care Center.
Hamad Y, Pilewski JM, Morrell M, D'Cunha J, Kwak EJ
Transplant Proc. 2019 Jul - Aug; 51(6)2035-2042. doi: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2019.02.028.

PMID:
    31303416
    [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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A Cluster of Cefepime-induced Neutropenia during Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy.
Foong KS, Hsueh K, Bailey TC, Luong L, Iqbal A, Hoehner C, Connor L, Casabar E, Lane M, Burnett Y, Ritchie D, Krekel T, Newland H, Weilmuenster L, Heuring B, Durkin MJ, Hamad Y
Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Dec 24; doi: 10.1093/cid/ciy1112.

PMID:
    30590400
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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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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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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Closing the Brief Case: Bacteremia and Vertebral Osteomyelitis Due to Staphylococcus schleiferi.
Yarbrough ML, Hamad Y, Burnham CA, George IA
J Clin Microbiol. 2017 Nov; 55(11)3309-3310. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00512-17.

PMID:
    29066569
    [PubMed]
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The Brief Case: Bacteremia and Vertebral Osteomyelitis Due to Staphylococcus schleiferi.
Yarbrough ML, Hamad Y, Burnham CA, George IA
J Clin Microbiol. 2017 Nov; 55(11)3157-3161. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00500-17.

PMID:
    29066564
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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JC virus encephalopathy in a lung transplant recipient: Novel presentation of an old virus.
Hamad Y, Silveira FP, Crespo MM
J Heart Lung Transplant. 2017 Feb; 36(2)244-245. doi: 10.1016/j.healun.2016.10.009.

PMID:
    27914897
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Disposable Bronchoscope Model for Simulating Endoscopic Reprocessing and Surveillance Cultures.
Yassin MH, Hariri R, Hamad Y, Ferrelli J, McKibben L, Doi Y
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2017 Feb; 38(2)136-142. doi: 10.1017/ice.2016.264.

PMID:
    27866488
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A mysterious gram-positive rods.
Natsag J, Min Z, Hamad Y, Alkhalil B, Rahman A, Williams R
Case Rep Infect Dis. 2012; 2012841834. doi: 10.1155/2012/841834.

PMID:
    22957282
    [PubMed]
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Approaching a decade of cryo catheter ablation for type 1 atrial flutter-a meta-analysis and systematic review.
Andrew P, Hamad Y, Jerat S, Montenero A, O'Connor S
J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 2011 Oct; 32(1)17-27. doi: 10.1007/s10840-011-9582-0.

PMID:
    21667098
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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