Rhonda Stuart

Adj ClinAssProf

1997 …2023

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Research Output

2019
1 Citation (Scopus)

Health care worker sensitivity to chlorhexidine-based hand hygiene solutions: A cross-sectional survey

Barnes, S., Stuart, R. & Redley, B., 1 Aug 2019, In : American Journal of Infection Control. 47, 8, p. 933-937 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Human factor-designed multimodal intervention reduces the rate of unused peripheral intravenous cannula insertion

Egerton-Warburton, D., McAllan, F., Ramanan, R., Lim, Z. J., Nagle, D., Dendle, C. & Stuart, R., Jun 2019, In : EMA - Emergency Medicine Australasia. 31, 3, p. 372-377 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

International Society of Cardiovascular Infectious Diseases Guidelines for the Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention of Disseminated Mycobacterium chimaera Infection Following Cardiac Surgery with Cardiopulmonary Bypass

Hasse, B., Hannan, M. M., Keller, P. M., Maurer, F. P., Sommerstein, R., Mertz, D., Wagner, D., Fernandez-Hidalgo, N., Nomura, J., Manfrin, V., Bettex, D., Conte, A. H., Durante-Mangoni, E., Hing-Cheung Tang, T., Stuart, R. L., Lundgren, J. D., Gordon, S., Claire Jarashow, M., Schreiber, P. W., Niemann, S. & 22 others, Kohl, T. A., Daley, C., Stewardson, A., Whitener, C. J., Perkins, K., Plachouras, D., Lamagni, T., Chand, M., Freiberger, T., Zweifel, S., Sanders, P., Schulthess, B., Scriven, J., Sax, H., Ingen, J. V., Mestres, C. A., Diekema, D., Brown-Elliott, B. A., Wallace, R. J., Baddour, L. M., Miro, J. M. & Hoen, B., 9 Nov 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Hospital Infection. 52 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleOtherpeer-review

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Natural killer cell function predicts severe infection in kidney transplant recipients

Dendle, C., Gan, P. Y., Polkinghorne, K. R., Ngui, J., Stuart, R. L., Kanellis, J., Thursky, K., Mulley, W. R. & Holdsworth, S., 1 Jan 2019, In : American Journal of Transplantation. 19, 1, p. 166-177 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)
2018

Measurement of Humoral Immune Competence and the Risk of Sinopulmonary Infection in a Cohort of Kidney Transplant Recipients

Dendle, C., Stuart, R. L., Mulley, W. R., Polkinghorne, K. R., Gan, P. Y., Kanellis, J., Ngui, J., Laurie, K., Thursky, K., Leung, V. K. & Holdsworth, S. R., 1 Dec 2018, In : Transplantation Proceedings. 50, 10, p. 3367-3370 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Pneumococcal vaccination in adult solid organ transplant recipients: A review of current evidence

Dendle, C., Stuart, R. L., Mulley, W. R. & Holdsworth, S. R., 8 Oct 2018, In : Vaccine. 36, 42, p. 6253-6261 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)

Seroresponses and safety of 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccination in kidney transplant recipients

Dendle, C., Stuart, R. L., Polkinghorne, K. R., Balloch, A., Kanellis, J., Ling, J., Kummrow, M., Moore, C., Thursky, K., Buttery, J., Mulholland, K., Gan, P. Y., Holdsworth, S. & Mulley, W. R., 1 Apr 2018, In : Transplant Infectious Disease. 20, 2, 9 p., e12866.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

6 Citations (Scopus)

Vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium sequence type 796 - rapid international dissemination of a new epidemic clone

Mahony, A. A., Buultjens, A. H., Ballard, S. A., Grabsch, E. A., Xie, S., Seemann, T., Stuart, R. L., Kotsanas, D., Cheng, A., Heffernan, H., Roberts, S. A., Coombs, G. W., Bak, N., Ferguson, J. K., Carter, G. C., Howden, B. P., Stinear, T. P. & Johnson, P. D. R., 22 Mar 2018, In : Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control. 7, 1, 9 p., 44.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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10 Citations (Scopus)
2017

Adenosine triphosphate bioluminescence to validate decontamination of endoscopes

Gillespie, E., Sievert, W., Swan, M., Kaye, C., Edridge, I. & Stuart, R. L., 1 Dec 2017, In : Journal of Hospital Infection. 97, 4, p. 353-356 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)

Ebola virus disease: An update on current prevention and management strategies

Trad, M. A., Naughton, W., Yeung, A., Mazlin, L., Gilroy, N. M., Fisher, D. A. & Stuart, R. L., 1 Jan 2017, In : Journal of Clinical Virology. 86, p. 5-13 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review

17 Citations (Scopus)

Infection is an Independent Predictor of Death in Diffuse Large B Cell Lymphoma

Dendle, C., Gilbertson, M., Spelman, T., Stuart, R. L., Korman, T. M., Thursky, K., Opat, S. & McQuilten, Z., 30 Jun 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 1, 10 p., 4395.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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4 Citations (Scopus)

More Doctor-Patient Contact Is Not the only Explanation for Lower Hand-Hygiene Compliance in Australian Emergency Departments

Stewardson, A. J., Stuart, R. L., Marshall, C., Cruickshank, M. & Lindsay Grayson, M., 1 Apr 2017, In : Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. 38, 4, p. 502-504 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterOtherpeer-review

Open Access

Mycobacterium chimaera and cardiac surgery

Stewardson, A. J., Stuart, R. L., Cheng, A. C. & Johnson, P. D. R., 20 Feb 2017, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 206, 3, p. 132-135 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review

7 Citations (Scopus)

Recommendations for the control of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae (CPE): A guide for acute care health facilities: Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care

The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, 1 Dec 2017, In : Infection, Disease and Health. 22, 4, p. 159-186 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleOtherpeer-review

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4 Citations (Scopus)
2016

Clearance of infant vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium carriage after a neonatal inpatient outbreak

Lister, D. M., Tan, K., Carse, E. & Stuart, R. L., 2016, In : American Journal of Infection Control. 44, 10, p. 1172-1173 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleOtherpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)
4 Citations (Scopus)

Mycobacterial infections due to contaminated heater cooler units used in cardiac bypass: An approach for infection control practitioners

Cheng, A. C., Stewardson, A. J., Mitchell, B. G., Collignon, P., Johnson, P. D. & Stuart, R. L., 1 Dec 2016, In : Infection, Disease and Health. 21, 4, p. 154-161 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

The impact of a multidisciplinary antimicrobial stewardship team on the timeliness of antimicrobial therapy in patients with positive blood cultures: A randomized controlled trial

Cairns, K. A., Doyle, J. S., Trevillyan, J. M., Horne, K., Stuart, R. L., Bushett, N., Yong, M. K., Kelley, P. G., Dooley, M. J. & Cheng, A. C., 1 Nov 2016, In : Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. 71, 11, p. 3276-3283 8 p., dkw285.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

15 Citations (Scopus)

USING ADENOSINETRIPHOSPHATE BIOLUMINESCENCE TO VALIDATE DECONTAMINATION FOR DUODENOSCOPES

Gillespie, E., Sievert, W., Swan, M., Kaye, C., Edridge, I. & Stuart, R. L., 1 Oct 2016, In : Australian Nursing and Midwifery Journal. 24, 4, p. 26-28 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)
2015

Antibiotic use in residential 
aged care facilities

Lim, C. J., Stuart, R. L. & Kong, D. C. M., 1 Apr 2015, In : Australian Family Physician. 44, 4, p. 192-196 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Are identity badges and lanyards in pediatrics potentially contaminated with viral pathogens?

Ting, C. Y., Cheng, D., Kotsanas, D., Kirkwood, C. D., Bogdanovic-Sakran, N., Stuart, R. L. & Buttery, J. P., 2015, In : American Journal of Infection Control. 43, 11, p. 1258 - 1260 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleOtherpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Emergence and spread of predominantly community-onset Clostridium difficile PCR ribotype 244 infection in Australia, 2010 to 2012

Eyre, D. W., Tracey, L. E., Elliott, B., Slimings, C., Huntington, P. G., Stuart, R. L., Korman, T. M., Kotsiou, G., McCann, R., Griffiths, D., Fawley, W. N., Armstrong, P. K., Dingle, K. E., Walker, S. A., Peto, T. E. A., Crook, D. W., Wilcox, M. H. & Riley, T. V., 12 Mar 2015, In : Eurosurveillance. 20, 10, 10 p., 4.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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41 Citations (Scopus)

Local acquisition and nosocomial transmission of Klebsiella pneumoniae harbouring the blaNDM-1 gene in Australia

Tai, A. Y. C., Stuart, R. L., Sidjabat, H. E., Lemoh, C. N., Rogers, B. A., Graham, M., Paterson, D. L. & Korman, T. M., 16 Mar 2015, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 202, 5, p. 270-271 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment / DebateOtherpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)

Outbreak of vanB vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium colonization in a neonatal service

Lister, D. M., Kotsanas, D., Ballard, S. A., Howden, B. P., Carse, E., Tan, K., Scott, C., Gillespie, E. E., Mahony, A. A., Doherty, R., Korman, T. M., Johnson, P. D. R. & Stuart, R. L., 1 Oct 2015, In : American Journal of Infection Control. 43, 10, p. 1061-1065 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

19 Citations (Scopus)

Survey of infection control and antimicrobial stewardship practices in Australian residential aged-care facilities

Stuart, R. L., Marshall, C. L., Orr, E., Bennett, N. J., Athan, E., Friedman, D. & Reilly, M. L., 2015, In : Internal Medicine Journal. 45, 5, p. 576 - 580 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

10 Citations (Scopus)

Use of an innovative personality-mindset profiling tool to guide culture-change strategies among different healthcare worker groups

Grayson, M. L., Macesic, N., Huang, G. K. L., Bond, K., Fletcher, J., Gilbert, G. L., Gordon, D. L., Hellsten, J. F., Iredell, J. R., Keighley, C., Stuart, R. L., Xuereb, C. S. & Cruickshank, M., 2015, In : PLoS ONE. 10, 10, Article No. e0140509, p. 1 - 17 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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14 Citations (Scopus)

Using microfiber and steam technology to improve cleaning outcomes in an intensive care unit

Gillespie, E. E., Williams, N. C., Sloane, T., Wright, L. B., Kotsanas, D. & Stuart, R. L., 2015, In : American Journal of Infection Control. 43, 2, p. 177 - 179 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

6 Citations (Scopus)

Who really knows their patients' penicillin adverse drug reaction status? a cross-sectional survey

Fehily, S., Stuart, R. L., Horne, K. C., Korman, T. & Dendle, C., 2015, In : Internal Medicine Journal. 45, 1, p. 113 - 115 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Antibiotic prescribing practice in residential aged care facilities - Health care providers' perspectives

Lim, C. J., Kwong, M., Stuart, R. L., Buising, K., Friedman, N. D., Bennett, N., Cheng, A. C-S., Peleg, A. Y., Marshall, C. & Kong, D. C. M., 2014, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 201, 2, p. 101 - 105 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

30 Citations (Scopus)

Antimicrobial stewardship in residential aged care facilities: Need and readiness assessment

Lim, C. J., Kwong, M., Stuart, R. L., Buising, K. L., Friedman, N. D., Bennett, N., Cheng, A. C-S., Peleg, A. Y., Marshall, C. & Kong, D. C. M., 2014, In : BMC Infectious Diseases. 14, 1 (Art. No.: 410), p. 1 - 10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
17 Citations (Scopus)

A pilot study of an influenza vaccination or mask mandate in an Australian tertiary health service

Stuart, R. L., Gillespie, E. E. & Kerr, P., 2014, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 200, 2, p. 83 - 84 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterOther

3 Citations (Scopus)

Emergence of a ribotype 244 strain of Clostridium difficile associated with severe disease and related to the epidemic ribotype 027 strain

Lim, S. K., Stuart, R. L., Mackin, K. E., Carter, G. P., Kotsanas, D., Francis, M. J., Easton, M., Dimovski, K., Elliott, B., Riley, T. V., Hogg, G. G., Paul, E., Korman, T., Seemann, T., Stinear, T. P., Lyras, D. & Jenkin, G. A., 2014, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 58, 12, p. 1723 - 1730 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

74 Citations (Scopus)

Hampered by historical paradigms--echinocandins and the treatment of Candida endocarditis

Gardiner, B. J., Slavin, M. A., Korman, T. & Stuart, R. L., 2014, In : Mycoses. 57, 5, p. 316 - 319 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleOther

5 Citations (Scopus)

Mandatory seasonal influenza vaccination of health care workers: A way forward to improving influenza vaccination rates

Chean, R., Ferguson, J. K. & Stuart, R. L., 2014, In : Healthcare Infection. 19, 2, p. 42 - 44 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleOther

6 Citations (Scopus)

Reducing inappropriate antibiotic prescribing in the residential care setting: Current perspectives

Lim, C. J., Kong, D. C. M. & Stuart, R. L., 2014, In : Clinical Interventions in Aging. 9, p. 165 - 177 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
46 Citations (Scopus)

The silver lining of disposable sporicidal privacy curtains in an intensive care unit

Kotsanas, D., Wijesooriya, W. R. P. L. I., Sloane, T., Stuart, R. L. & Gillespie, E. E., 2014, In : American Journal of Infection Control. 42, 4, p. 366 - 370 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

7 Citations (Scopus)
2013

"Down the drain": carbapenem-resistant bacteria in intensive care unit patients and handwashing sinks

Kotsanas, D., Wijesooriya, W. R. P. L. I., Korman, T., Gillespie, E. E., Wright, L., Snook, K., Williams, N., Bell, J. M., Li, H. Y. & Stuart, R. L., 2013, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 198, 5, p. 267 - 269 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

70 Citations (Scopus)

Half of all peripheral intravenous lines in an Australian tertiary emergency department are unused: pain with no gain?

Limm, E. I., Fang, X., Dendle, C., Stuart, R. L. & Egerton-Warburton, D., 2013, In : Annals of Emergency Medicine. 62, 5, p. 521 - 525 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

52 Citations (Scopus)

Improving antibiotic stewardship by involving nurses

Gillespie, E. E., Rodrigues, A., Wright, L., Williams, N. & Stuart, R. L., 2013, In : American Journal of Infection Control. 41, 4, p. 365 - 367 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleOtherpeer-review

34 Citations (Scopus)

Microfiber and steam for environmental cleaning during an outbreak

Abernethy, M., Gillespie, E. E., Snook, K. & Stuart, R. L., 2013, In : American Journal of Infection Control. 41, 11, p. 1134 - 1135 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleOtherpeer-review

10 Citations (Scopus)

Peripheral intravenous catheter-associated Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia: more than 5 years of prospective data from two tertiary health services

Stuart, R. L., Cameron, D. R. M., Scott, C., Kotsanas, D., Grayson, L. M., Korman, T., Gillespie, E. E. & Johnson, P. DR., 2013, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 198, 10, p. 551 - 553 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

54 Citations (Scopus)

Think before you insert an intravenous catheter

Dendle, C., Stuart, R. L. & Egerton-Warburton, D., 2013, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 199, 10, p. 655 - 655 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterOther

2 Citations (Scopus)

Vancomycin-resistant enterococci colonization does not increase mortality in end-stage kidney failure: a case-control study

Garner, S. E., Polkinghorne, K. R., Kotsanas, D., Kerr, P., Korman, T. & Stuart, R. L., 2013, In : Journal of Hospital Infection. 85, 4, p. 289 - 296 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)

Why is it so hard for doctors to speak up when they see an error occurring?

Dendle, C., Paul, A. D., Scott, C., Gillespie, E. E., Kotsanas, D. & Stuart, R. L., 2013, In : Healthcare Infection. 18, 2, p. 72 - 75 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)
2012

Can we expect patients to question health care workers' hand hygiene compliance?

Reid, N., Moghaddas, J., Loftus, M., Stuart, R. L., Kotsanas, D., Scott, C. & Dendle, C., May 2012, In : Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. 33, 5, p. 531-532 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterOtherpeer-review

6 Citations (Scopus)

Hierarchy and hand hygiene: would medical students speak up to prevent hospital-acquired infection?

Samuel, R., Shuen, A., Dendle, C., Kotsanas, D., Scott, C. & Stuart, R. L., 2012, In : Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. 33, 8, p. 861 - 863 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

17 Citations (Scopus)

Influenza vaccination uptake amongst pregnant women and maternal care providers is suboptimal

Lu, A. B., Abd Halim, A., Dendle, C., Kotsanas, D., Giles, M., Wallace, E., Buttery, J. & Stuart, R., 2012, In : Vaccine. 30, 27, p. 4055 - 4059 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

32 Citations (Scopus)

Mycophenolate and lower graft function reduce the seroresponse of kidney transplant recipients to pandemic H1N1 vaccination

Mulley, W., Visvanathan, K., Hurt, A. C., Brown, F. G., Polkinghorne, K. R., Mastorakos, T., Lewicki, M. C., Stuart, R. L., Tan, S-J., Chean, R., Kerr, P. & Kanellis, J., 2012, In : Kidney International. 82, 2, p. 212 - 219 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

27 Citations (Scopus)