Karen C Carroll

Professor

1988 …2020

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Research Output

2020

A comprehensive update on the problem of blood culture contamination and a discussion of methods for addressing the problem

Doern, G. V., Carroll, K. C., Diekema, D. J., Garey, K. W., Rupp, M. E., Weinstein, M. P. & Sextong, D. J., Jan 2020, In : Clinical Microbiology Reviews. 33, 1, e00009-19.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A multicenter study of the Revogene C. difficile system for detection of the Toxin B gene from unformed stool specimens

Mashock, M. J., Faron, M. L., Carroll, K. C., Dang, C., Lewis, S., Salimnia, H., Lephart, P., Loo, V. G., Schmitt, B. H., Young, S., Buchan, B. W. & Ledeboer, N. A., Jan 1 2020, In : Journal of clinical microbiology. 58, 2, e01510-19.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Clinical performance of the novel Genmark DX eplex blood culture ID Gram-positive panel

Carroll, K. C., Reid, J. L., Thornberg, A., Whitfield, N. N., Trainor, D., Lewis, S., Wakefield, T., Davis, T. E., Church, K. G., Samuel, L., Mills, R., Jim, P., Young, S. & Nolte, F. S., Jan 1 2020, In : Journal of clinical microbiology. 58, 4, e01730-19.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Comparing the analytical performance of three SARS-CoV-2 molecular diagnostic assays

Uhteg, K., Jarrett, J., Richards, M., Howard, C., Morehead, E., Geahr, M., Gluck, L., Hanlon, A., Ellis, B., Kaur, H., Simner, P., Carroll, K. C. & Mostafa, H. H., Jun 2020, In : Journal of Clinical Virology. 127, 104384.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hypoglycemic risk exposures in relation to low serum glucose values in ambulatory patients

Abusamaan, M. S., Marzinke, M. A., Ashok, A., Carroll, K., Lane, K., Jeun, R., Moseley, K. F., Carson, K. A. & Mathioudakis, N. N., Jan 1 2020, In : Medicine (United States). 99, 2, e18679.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Laboratory Tests for the Diagnosis of Clostridium difficile

Carroll, K. C. & Mizusawa, M., Mar 1 2020, In : Clinics in Colon and Rectal Surgery. 33, 2, p. 73-81 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multicenter evaluation of a PCR-based digital microfluidics and electrochemical detection system for the rapid identification of 15 fungal pathogens directly from positive blood cultures

Zhang, S. X., Carroll, K. C., Lewis, S., Totten, M., Mead, P., Samuel, L., Steed, L. L., Nolte, F. S., Thornberg, A., Reid, J. L., Whitfiel, N. N. & Babady, N. E., May 2020, In : Journal of clinical microbiology. 58, 5, e02096-19.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Multicenter Evaluation of the Cepheid Xpert Xpress SARS-CoV-2 Test

Loeffelholz, M. J., Alland, D., Butler-Wu, S. M., Pandey, U., Perno, C. F., Nava, A., Carroll, K. C., Mostafa, H., Davies, E., McEwan, A., Rakeman, J. L., Fowler, R. C., Pawlotsky, J. M., Fourati, S., Banik, S., Banada, P. P., Swaminathan, S., Chakravorty, S., Kwiatkowski, R. W., Chu, V. C. & 7 others, Kop, J. A., Gaur, R., Sin, M. L. Y., Nguyen, D., Singh, S., Zhang, N. & Persing, D. H., Jul 23 2020, In : Journal of clinical microbiology. 58, 8

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Novel strategies for rapid identification and susceptibility testing of MRSA

Mizusawa, M. & Carroll, K. C., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Expert Review of Anti-Infective Therapy.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access

Risks associated with animal-assisted intervention programs: A literature review: AAI Risk Literature Review

Dalton, K. R., Waite, K. B., Ruble, K., Carroll, K. C., DeLone, A., Frankenfield, P., Serpell, J. A., Thorpe, R. J., Morris, D. O., Agnew, J., Rubenstein, R. C. & Davis, M. F., May 2020, In : Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice. 39, 101145.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2019

Applying rapid whole-genome sequencing to predict phenotypic antimicrobial susceptibility testing results among carbapenem-resistant klebsiella pneumoniae clinical isolates

Tamma, P. D., Fan, Y., Bergman, Y., Pertea, G., Kazmi, A. Q., Lewis, S., Carroll, K. C., Schatz, M. C., Timp, W. & Simner, P. J., Jan 2019, In : Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy. 63, 1, e01923-18.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Author Correction: Comparison of livestock-associated and community-associated Staphylococcus aureus pathogenicity in a mouse model of skin and soft tissue infection (Scientific Reports, (2019), 9, 1, (6774), 10.1038/s41598-019-42919-y)

Randad, P. R., Dillen, C. A., Ortines, R. V., Mohr, D., Aziz, M., Price, L. B., Kaya, H., Larsen, J., Carroll, K. C., Smith, T. C., Miller, L. S. & Heaney, C. D., Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific reports. 9, 1, 12811.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access

Biographical Feature: Rebecca Lancefield, Ph.D

Carroll, K. C., Aug 1 2019, In : Journal of clinical microbiology. 57, 8

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Comparison of livestock-associated and community-associated Staphylococcus aureus pathogenicity in a mouse model of skin and soft tissue infection

Randad, P. R., Dillen, C. A., Ortines, R. V., Mohr, D., Aziz, M., Price, L. B., Kaya, H., Larsen, J., Carroll, K. C., Smith, T. C., Miller, L. S. & Heaney, C. D., Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific reports. 9, 1, 6774.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Differentiating Streptococcus pseudoporcinus from GBS: could this have implications in pregnancy?

Grundy, M., Suwantarat, N., Rubin, M., Harris, R., Hanlon, A., Tekle, T., Ellis, B., Carroll, K. C. & Witter, F. R., Jan 1 2019, In : American journal of obstetrics and gynecology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evaluation of an in vivo model for ventricular shunt infection: A pilot study using a novel antimicrobial-loaded polymer

Iyer, R. R., Gorelick, N., Carroll, K. C., Blitz, A. M., Beck, S., Garrett, C., Monroe, A., Tyler, B., Zuckerman, S. T., Capadona, J. R., Von Recum, H. A. & Luciano, M. G., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of neurosurgery. 131, 2, p. 587-595 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

First Case Report of Human Bacteremia with Malacobacter (Arcobacter) mytili

Vasiljevic, M., Fenwick, A. J., Nematollahi, S., Gundareddy, V. P., Romagnoli, M., Zenilman, J. & Carroll, K. C., Jul 1 2019, In : Open Forum Infectious Diseases. 6, 7, ofz319.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

First reported human isolation of Staphylococcus delphini

Magleby, R., Bemis, D. A., Kim, D., Carroll, K. C., Castanheira, M., Kania, S. A., Jenkins, S. G. & Westblade, L. F., Jan 1 2019, In : Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Increasing Clindamycin and Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole Resistance in Pediatric Staphylococcus aureus Infections

Khamash, D. F., Voskertchian, A., Tamma, P. D., Akinboyo, I. C., Carroll, K. C. & Milstone, A. M., Jan 18 2019, In : Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society. 8, 4, p. 351-353 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Performance of five commercial identification platforms for identification of staphylococcus delphini

Canver, M. C., Tekle, T., Compton, S. T., Callan, K., Burd, E. M., Zimmer, B. L., Bemis, D. A., Carroll, K. C. & Westblade, L. F., 2019, In : Journal of clinical microbiology. 57, 11, e00721-19.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prescriber Behavior in Clostridioides difficile Testing: A 3-Hospital Diagnostic Stewardship Intervention

Mizusawa, M., Small, B. A., Hsu, Y. J., Sharara, S. L., Advic, E., Kauffman, C., Milstone, A. M., Feldman, L., Pahwa, A. K., Trivedi, J. B., Landrum, M. B., Maragakis, L. L., Carroll, K. C., Cosgrove, S. E. & Rock, C., Nov 13 2019, In : Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 69, 11, p. 2019-2021 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

The effects of a systemwide diagnostic stewardship change on West Nile virus disease ordering practices

Karaba, A. H., Blair, P. W., Martin, K., Saheed, M. O., Carroll, K. C. & Borowitz, M. J., Dec 1 2019, In : Open Forum Infectious Diseases. 6, 12

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Ultrasensitive detection of clostridioides difficile toxins in stool by use of single-molecule counting technology: Comparison with detection of free toxin by cell culture cytotoxicity neutralization assay

Hansen, G., Young, S., Wu, A. H. B., Herding, E., Nordberg, V., Mills, R., Griego-Fullbright, C., Wagner, A., Ong, C. M., Lewis, S., Yoon, J., Estis, J., Sandlund, J., Friedland, E. & Carroll, K. C., 2019, In : Journal of clinical microbiology. 57, 11, e00719-19.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Whither extensive genomic-based microbial taxonomic revision?

Munson, E. & Carroll, K. C., Jan 1 2019, In : Clinical chemistry. 65, 11, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2018

A Guide to Utilization of the Microbiology Laboratory for Diagnosis of Infectious Diseases: 2018 Update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the American Society for Microbiology

Miller, J. M., Binnicker, M. J., Campbell, S., Carroll, K. C., Chapin, K. C., Gilligan, P. H., Gonzalez, M. D., Jerris, R. C., Kehl, S. C., Patel, R., Pritt, B. S., Richter, S. S., Robinson-Dunn, B., Schwartzman, J. D., Snyder, J. W., Telford, S., Theel, E. S., Thomson, R. B., Weinstein, M. P. & Yao, J. D., Aug 31 2018, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 67, 6, p. 813-816 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A Guide to Utilization of the Microbiology Laboratory for Diagnosis of Infectious Diseases: 2018 Update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the American Society for Microbiology

Miller, J. M., Binnicker, M. J., Campbell, S., Carroll, K. C., Chapin, K. C., Gilligan, P. H., Gonzalez, M. D., Jerris, R. C., Kehl, S. C., Patel, R., Pritt, B. S., Richter, S. S., Robinson-Dunn, B., Schwartzman, J. D., Snyder, J. W., Telford, S., Theel, E. S., Thomson, R. B., Weinstein, M. P. & Yao, J. D., Aug 31 2018, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 67, 6, p. e1-e94

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Antibiotic pressure on the acquisition and loss of antibiotic resistance genes in Klebsiella pneumoniae

Simner, P., Antar, A., Hao, S., Gurtowski, J., Tamma, P., Rock, C., Opene, B. N. A., Tekle, T., Carroll, K. C., Schatz, M. C. & Timp, W., Jul 1 2018, In : Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. 73, 7, p. 1796-1803 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biographical Feature: Davise H. Larone, Ph.D

Carroll, K. C., Aug 1 2018, In : Journal of clinical microbiology. 56, 8

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Clinical Practice Guidelines for Clostridium difficile Infection in Adults and Children: 2017 Update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA)

McDonald, L. C., Gerding, D. N., Johnson, S., Bakken, J. S., Carroll, K. C., Coffin, S. E., Dubberke, E. R., Garey, K. W., Gould, C. V., Kelly, C., Loo, V., Shaklee Sammons, J., Sandora, T. J. & Wilcox, M. H., Mar 19 2018, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 66, 7, p. e1-e48

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access

Clinical Practice Guidelines for Clostridium difficile Infection in Adults and Children: 2017 Update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA)

McDonald, L. C., Gerding, D. N., Johnson, S., Bakken, J. S., Carroll, K. C., Coffin, S. E., Dubberke, E. R., Garey, K. W., Gould, C. V., Kelly, C., Loo, V., Shaklee Sammons, J., Sandora, T. J. & Wilcox, M. H., Mar 19 2018, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 66, 7, p. e1-e48

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Clinical Practice Guidelines for Clostridium difficile Infection in Adults and Children: 2017 Update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA)

McDonald, L. C., Gerding, D. N., Johnson, S., Bakken, J. S., Carroll, K. C., Coffin, S. E., Dubberke, E. R., Garey, K. W., Gould, C. V., Kelly, C., Loo, V., Shaklee Sammons, J., Sandora, T. J. & Wilcox, M. H., Mar 19 2018, In : Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 66, 7, p. 987-994 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Epidemiology and risk factors for recurrent Staphylococcus aureus colonization following active surveillance and decolonization in the NICU

Akinboyo, I. C., Voskertchian, A., Gorfu, G., Betz, J. F., Ross, T. L., Carroll, K. C. & Milstone, A., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Face mask use and persistence of livestock-associated staphylococcus aureus nasal carriage among industrial hog operation workers and household contacts, USA

Nadimpalli, M. L., Stewart, J. R., Pierce, E., Pisanic, N., Love, D. C., Hall, D., Larsen, J., Carroll, K. C., Tekle, T., Perl, T. M. & Heaney, C. D., Dec 2018, In : Environmental health perspectives. 126, 12, 127005.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Frequency of small-colony variants and antimicrobial susceptibility of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in cystic fibrosis patients

Suwantarat, N., Rubin, M., Bryan, L., Tekle, T., Boyle, M. P., Carroll, K. C. & Jennings, M. T., Apr 1 2018, In : Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease. 90, 4, p. 296-299 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Laboratory technical advances in the diagnosis of clostridium difficile

Mizusawa, M. & Carroll, K. C., Nov 9 2018, Applications. Springer International Publishing, Vol. 2. p. 423-443 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Multicenter evaluation of the accelerate PhenoTest BC kit for rapid identification and phenotypic antimicrobial susceptibility testing using morphokinetic cellular analysis

Pancholi, P., Carroll, K. C., Buchan, B. W., Chan, R. C., Dhiman, N., Ford, B., Granato, P. A., Harrington, A. T., Hernandez, D. R., Humphries, R. M., Jindra, M. R., Ledeboer, N. A., Miller, S. A., Brian Mochon, A., Morgan, M. A., Patel, R., Schreckenberger, P. C., Stamper, P. D., Simner, P. J., Tucci, N. E. & 2 others, Zimmerman, C. & Wolk, D. M., Apr 2018, In : Journal of clinical microbiology. 56, 4, e01329.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multistate Outbreak of an Emerging Burkholderia cepacia Complex Strain Associated with Contaminated Oral Liquid Docusate Sodium

Akinboyo, I. C., Sick-Samuels, A. C., Singeltary, E., Fackler, J., Ascenzi, J., Carroll, K. C., Maldonado, Y., Brooks, R. B., Benowitz, I., Wilson, L. E., Lipuma, J. J. & Milstone, A. M., Feb 1 2018, In : Infection control and hospital epidemiology. 39, 2, p. 237-239 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

National Healthcare Safety Network laboratory-identified Clostridium difficile event reporting: A need for diagnostic stewardship

Rock, C., Pana, Z., Leekha, S., Trexler, P., Andonian, J., Gadala, A., Carroll, K. C. & Maragakis, L., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of Infection Control.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The association of departmental quality infrastructure and positive change: A pathology department illustration

Hooper, J. E., Richardson, H., Maters, A. W., Carroll, K. C. & Pronovost, P. J., Jan 1 2018, In : Academic Pathology. 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The epidemiology of bacterial culture–positive and septic transfusion reactions at a large tertiary academic center: 2009 to 2016

Erony, S. M., Marshall, C. E., Gehrie, E. A., Boyd, J. S., Ness, P. M., Tobian, A. A. R., Carroll, K. C., Blagg, L., Shifflett, L. & Bloch, E. M., Aug 1 2018, In : Transfusion. 58, 8, p. 1933-1939 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The evolution of earned, transparent, and quantifiable faculty salary compensation: The Johns Hopkins pathology experience

Burns, K. H., Borowitz, M. J., Carroll, K. C., Gocke, C. D., Hooper, J. E., Amukele, T., Tobian, A. A. R., Valentine, A., Kahl, R., Rodas-Eral, V., Boitnott, J. K., Jackson, J. B., Sanfilippo, F. & Hruban, R. H., Jan 1 2018, In : Academic Pathology. 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle