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The University of Louisville Journal of Respiratory Infections

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Editor-in-Chief: Julio A. Ramirez, University of Louisville
Managing Editor: Kimberley Buckner, University of Louisville
 

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A Man with Acute Severe Pneumonia: Case Discussion from the University of Louisville Hospital
Viswanathan Nagarajan, Srinivas R. Dontineni, Veronica Corcino, and Forest W. Arnold

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Assessment of Pneumonia Severity Indices as Mortality Predictors
Connor L. English, Thomas Chandler, Brian E. Guinn, Stephen P. Furmanek, and Julio A. Ramirez

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Clinical Research in Pneumonia: Role of Artificial Intelligence
Timothy L. Wiemken, Robert R. Kelley, William A. Mattingly, and Julio A. Ramirez

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Coping With Chronic Fungal Rhinosinusitis: Diagnosis to Therapy
Veronica Corcino, Leslie Beavin, Shengli Lu, Ashley Ross, and Carmen V. Sciortino Jr.

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Pulmonary Aspergillosis: A Review on Diagnosis and Management
Bilal A. Jalil, Juan M. Galvis, Karim A. El Kersh, Mohamed Saad, Mostafa M. Fraig, and Juan J. Guardiola II

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Comparison of Mortality and Therapy in Community Acquired Pneumonia
Gina Maki, Daniela Moreno, Anthony Harris, Steven Lawrence, Andrew Masica, Lois Lamerato, and Marcus J. Zervos

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The Association of qSOFA, SOFA, and SIRS with Mortality in Emergency Department Pneumonia
Ian D. Mecham, Nathan C. Dean, Emily L. Wilson, Al R. Jephson, and Michael J. Lanpsa

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Characteristics and Clinical Outcomes of Hospitalized Patients with Community-Acquired Pneumonia who are Active Intravenous Drug Users
Vidyulata Salunkhe, Paula Peyrani, Leslie A. Beavin, Stephen P. Furmanek, and Julio A. Ramirez

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An HIV-Positive Patient with COPD Admitted to the ICU with Respiratory Failure
Bhavani Puskur, Veronica Corcino, Srikant Ramachandruni, Viswanathan Nagarajan, and Forest W. Arnold

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Bacteremic Pneumococcal Pneumonia: a Longitudinal Study in 279 Adult Patients from a Single Center
Jorge H. Gentile, Claudia Hernandez, Monica D. Sparo, Edgardo M. Rodriguez, Carolina Ceriani, and Florencia Bruggesser

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Research Support Infrastructure: Implementing a Clinical Research Coordinating Center
Julio A. Ramirez, Paula Peyrani, William A. Mattingly, Forest W. Arnold, Timothy L. Wiemken, Robert R. Kelley, Leslie A. Wolf, Ruth M. Carrico, and the Clinical Research Coordinating Center Team

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A Software Tool for Automated Upload of Large Clinical Datasets Using REDCap and the CAPO Database
William A. Mattingly, Christopher Sinclair, Danna Williams, Matthew Grassman, Stephen Furmanek, Kimberley Buckner, and Mohammad Tahboub

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Effectiveness of the Influenza Vaccine in Preventing Hospitalizations of Patients with Influenza Community-Acquired Pneumonia
Thomas Chandler, Stephen P. Furmanek, Connor L. English, Connor Glick, Wesley Trail, Lara Daniels, Ugochukwu Owolabi, Ruth Carrico, Julio A. Ramirez, and Timothy L. Wiemken

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Adult Patients Living with Human Immunodeficiency Virus Hospitalized for Community-Acquired Pneumonia in the United States: Incidence and Outcomes
Leslie A. Beavin, Stephen P. Furmanek, Paula Peyrani, Anupama Raghuram, Forest W. Arnold, Mark Burns, and Julio A. Ramirez

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Streptococcus pneumoniae Antigen, Missing Opportunities of a Promising Point of Care Diagnostic Test
Magdelina Słomka, Ruby Gupta, Baltej Singh, Venkatesh Gondhi, Siddartha Bhandary, Ekezie Francis, and Jose Bordon

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Most Common Statistical Methodologies in Recent Clinical Studies of Community-Acquired Pneumonia
Stephen Furmanek, Connor L. English, Thomas Chandler, and Timothy L. Wiemken PhD

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Rationale and Methods of the Study Protocol: Streptococcus pneumoniae Serotypes in Adults 18 Years and Older with Radiographically-Confirmed Community-Acquired Pneumonia (CAP)
Ronika Alexander; Paula Peyrani; Julio A. Ramirez; Wesley H. Self MD, MPH; Carlos Grijalva; Francis Counselman; Gregory A. Volturo; Heidi Kabler; Luis Ostrosky-Zeichner; Richard Wunderink; Robert L. Sherwin; Senen Pena; Thomas File; Timothy L. Wiemken; Sharon Gray; Michael Pride; Kimbal D. Ford; Qin Jiang; and Raul Isturiz

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Antimicrobial Stewardship in Hospitalized Patients with Respiratory Infections: Ten-Year Experience from the Robley Rex Louisville VA Medical Center
Leslie A. Beavin, Forest W. Arnold, Paula Peyrani, Anupama Raghuram, David Newman, Ronald Smith, Carmen Sciortino, Stephen P. Furmanek, Ruth M. Carrico, and Julio A. Ramirez

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Distributing Data and Analysis Software Containers For Better Data Sharing in Clinical Research
William A. Mattingly PhD, Stephen Furmanek, Christopher M. Sinclair, and Timothy L. Wiemken PhD

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Lung Cytokines and Systemic Inflammation in Patients with COPD
Alessandra Morello Gearhart, Rodrigo Cavallazzi, Paula Peyrani, Timothy L. Wiemken, Stephen P. Furmanek, Andrea Reyes-Vega, Umair Gauhar, Hiram Rivas-Perez, Jesse Roman, Julio A. Ramirez, and Rafael Fernandez-Botran

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Level of Recall Bias Regarding Pneumococcal Vaccination History among Adults Hospitalized with Community-Acquired Pneumonia: Results from the University of Louisville Pneumonia Study
Sarah Van Heiden, Ruth Carrico, Timothy L. Wiemken, Ronika Alexander, John M. McLaughlin, Qin Jiang, Paula Peyrani, William A. Mattingly, Stephen P. Furmanek, Connor L. English, Senen Pena, Raul Isturiz, and Julio A. Ramirez

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Predicting 30-Day Mortality in Hospitalized Patients with Community-Acquired Pneumonia Using Statistical and Machine Learning Approaches
Timothy L. Wiemken, Stephen P. Furmanek, William A. Mattingly, Brian E. Guinn, Rodrigo Cavallazzi, Rafael Fernandez-Botran, Leslie A Wolf, Connor L. English, and Julio A. Ramirez

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The Community-Acquired Pneumonia Organization (CAPO) Cloud-Based Research Platform (the CAPO-Cloud): Facilitating Data Sharing in Clinical Research
William A. Mattingly, Timothy L. Wiemken, Stephen P. Furmanek, Paula Peyrani, Robert R. Kelley, and Julio A. Ramirez

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The Presence of COPD does not Influence Clinical Outcomes in Hospitalized Patients with Community-acquired Pneumonia
Rosemeri Maurici, Alessandra Morello Gearhart, Vanessa Viríssimo Maciel, Forest Arnold, Francisco Fernandez, Annuradha K. Persaud, Stephen Furmanek, Timothy Wiemken, Julio Ramirez, and Rodrigo Cavallazzi

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Short Duration of Antibiotic Therapy in Hospitalized Patients with Community-Acquired Pneumonia: Results from the CAPO International Cohort Study
Alejandro Chirino Navarta, Paula Peyrani, Timothy L. Wiemken, Marcos I. Restrepo, James D. Chalmers, Carlos M. Luna, Francesco Blasi, Julio A. Ramirez, and Stefano Aliberti

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Analysis of the Local and Systemic Cytokine Response Profiles in Patients with Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Relationship with Disease Severity and Outcomes.
Rafael Fernandez-Botran, Timothy Lee Wiemken, Robert R. Kelley, Paula Peyrani, Jose Bordon, Rodrigo Cavallazzi, and Julio A. Ramirez

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Impact of Obesity on Mortality in Hospitalized Patients with Pneumonia Due to 2009 H1N1 Influenza A Virus Versus Other Etiologies
Martin A. Espinosa-Ginic, Ryan T. Hurt, Stephen P. Furmanek, Paula Peyrani, Julio A. Ramirez, Timothy Lee Wiemken, and The CAPO Investigators

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Sepsis in Patients with Ventilator Associated Pneumonia due to Methicillin- Resistant Staphylococcus aureus: Incidence and Impact on Clinical outcomes
Anupama Raghuram, Martin Gnoni, Timothy Lee Wiemken, Leslie Beavin, Julio A. Ramirez, Forest W. Arnold, Marcus J. Zervos, Daniel H. Kett, Thomas M. File Jr., Gary Stein, Kimbal D. Ford, Paula Peyrani, and the IMPACT-HAP Investigators

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A New Journal Section: Patient Management
Forest W. Arnold and Rodrigo Cavallazzi

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Clinical Outcomes of Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Patients with Diabetes Mellitus
Siddartha Bandhary, Bolivar Y. Contreras-Mora, Ruby Gupta, Patricia Fernandez, Patricio Jimenez, Paula Peyrani, Timothy L. Wiemken, Steven Burdette, Julio A. Ramirez, Hadi Harati, and Jose Bordon

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Time to Clinical Stability in Patients with Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia due to Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Treated with Linezolid versus Vancomycin: Results from the IMPACT-HAP Study
Paula Peyrani, Timothy L. Wiemken, Marcus J. Zervos, Daniel H. Kett, Thomas M. File Jr., Gary E. Stein, Kimbal D. Ford, and Julio A. Ramirez

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Neutrophil Function in Elderly Patients Hospitalized with Community- Acquired Pneumonia
Jorge Perez San Juan, Lisandra Rodriguez Hernandez, Timothy L. Wiemken, Robert R. Kelley, Rafael Fernandez-Botran, Martin Gnoni, Paula Peyrani, Madhavi J. Rane, Forest W. Arnold, Julio A. Ramirez, Silvia Uriarte, and Jose Bordon

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Why a New Journal?
Julio A. Ramirez

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Using Cluster Analysis of Cytokines to Identify Patterns of Inflammation in Hospitalized Patients with Community-acquired Pneumonia: A Pilot Study
Timothy L. Wiemken, Robert R. Kelley, Rafael Fernandez-Botran, William A. Mattingly, Forest W. Arnold, Stephen P. Furmanek, Marcos I. Restrepo, James D. Chalmers, Paula Peyrani, Rodrigo Cavallazzi, Jose Bordon, Stefano Aliberti, and Julio A. Ramirez