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Miller Loren G

Title(s)Director, Infection Control Program
SchoolHarbor-UCLA Medical Center
Phone(310) 782-2016
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    Title(s)Associate Professor, Medicine


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    1. Lake JG, Miller LG, Fritz SA. Antibiotic Duration, but Not Abscess Size, Impacts Clinical Cure of Limited Skin and Soft Tissue Infection after Incision and Drainage. Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Nov 18. PMID: 31738397.
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    2. Adedrian T, Hitchcock S, O'Hara LM, Michalski JM, Johnson JK, Calfee DP, Miller LG, Hazen TH, Rasko DA, Harris AD. Examination of 388 Staphylococcus aureus Isolates from Intensive Care Unit Patients. Microbiol Resour Announc. 2019 Nov 14; 8(46). PMID: 31727718.
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    3. McKinnell JA, Singh RD, Miller LG, Kleinman K, Gussin G, He J, Saavedra R, Dutciuc TD, Estevez M, Chang J, Heim L, Yamaguchi S, Custodio H, Gohil SK, Park S, Tam S, Robinson PA, Tjoa T, Nguyen J, Evans KD, Bittencourt CE, Lee BY, Mueller LE, Bartsch SM, Jernigan JA, Slayton RB, Stone ND, Zahn M, Mor V, McConeghy K, Baier RR, Janssen L, O'Donnell K, Weinstein RA, Hayden MK, Coady MH, Bhattarai M, Peterson EM, Huang SS. The SHIELD Orange County Project: Multidrug-resistant Organism Prevalence in 21 Nursing Homes and Long-term Acute Care Facilities in Southern California. Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Oct 15; 69(9):1566-1573. PMID: 30753383.
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    4. Nadimpalli G, O'Hara LM, Leekha S, Calfee DP, Miller LG, Pineles L, Blanco N, Johnson JK, Harris AD. Association between chlorhexidine gluconate concentrations and resistant bacterial bioburden on skin. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2019 Oct 11; 1-3. PMID: 31601280.
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    5. O'Hara LM, Calfee DP, Miller LG, Pineles L, Magder LS, Johnson JK, Morgan DJ, Harris AD. Optimizing Contact Precautions to Curb the Spread of Antibiotic-resistant Bacteria in Hospitals: A Multicenter Cohort Study to Identify Patient Characteristics and Healthcare Personnel Interactions Associated With Transmission of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Sep 13; 69(Supplement_3):S171-S177. PMID: 31517979.
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    6. McConeghy KW, Huang SS, Miller LG, McKinnell JA, Shireman TI, Mor V, Gravenstein S. Hospital Influenza Admissions as a Harbinger for Nursing Home Influenza Cases. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2019 Aug 21. PMID: 31445924.
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    7. Bartsch SM, Wong KF, Stokes-Cawley OJ, McKinnell JA, Cao C, Gussin GM, Mueller LE, Kim DS, Miller LG, Huang SS, Lee BY. Knowing More of the Iceberg: How Detecting a Greater Proportion of Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) Carriers Impacts Transmission. J Infect Dis. 2019 May 31. PMID: 31150539.
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    8. Huang SS, McKinnell JA, Miller LG. Postdischarge Infection Risk among MRSA Carriers. Reply. N Engl J Med. 2019 05 30; 380(22):2182. PMID: 31141648.
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    9. Järvenpää M, Sater MRA, Lagoudas GK, Blainey PC, Miller LG, McKinnell JA, Huang SS, Grad YH, Marttinen P. A Bayesian model of acquisition and clearance of bacterial colonization incorporating within-host variation. PLoS Comput Biol. 2019 04; 15(4):e1006534. PMID: 31009452.
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    10. Lee BY, Bartsch SM, Wong KF, Kim DS, Cao C, Mueller LE, Gussin GM, McKinnell JA, Miller LG, Huang SS. Tracking the spread of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) through clinical cultures alone underestimates the spread of CRE even more than anticipated. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2019 Jun; 40(6):731-734. PMID: 30919795.
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    11. Miller LG. Another New Antibiotic for Skin Infections and Why Infectious Disease Specialists Are Hypocrites. Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Mar 19; 68(7):1223-1224. PMID: 30137243.
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    12. Wagenlehner FME, Cloutier DJ, Komirenko AS, Cebrik DS, Krause KM, Keepers TR, Connolly LE, Miller LG, Friedland I, Dwyer JP. Once-Daily Plazomicin for Complicated Urinary Tract Infections. N Engl J Med. 2019 02 21; 380(8):729-740. PMID: 30786187.
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    13. Huang SS, Singh R, McKinnell JA, Park S, Gombosev A, Eells SJ, Gillen DL, Kim D, Rashid S, Macias-Gil R, Bolaris MA, Tjoa T, Cao C, Hong SS, Lequieu J, Cui E, Chang J, He J, Evans K, Peterson E, Simpson G, Robinson P, Choi C, Bailey CC, Leo JD, Amin A, Goldmann D, Jernigan JA, Platt R, Septimus E, Weinstein RA, Hayden MK, Miller LG. Decolonization to Reduce Postdischarge Infection Risk among MRSA Carriers. N Engl J Med. 2019 02 14; 380(7):638-650. PMID: 30763195.
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    14. Persichino JG, Miller LG. Pregnancy Screening and Monitoring of Albendazole Therapy for Neurocysticercosis. Clin Infect Dis. 2018 11 13; 67(11):1797-1798. PMID: 29790912.
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    15. Markowitz MA, Wood LN, Raz S, Miller LG, Haake DA, Kim JH. Lack of uniformity among United States recommendations for diagnosis and management of acute, uncomplicated cystitis. Int Urogynecol J. 2019 07; 30(7):1187-1194. PMID: 30099566.
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    16. Jackson SS, Thom KA, Magder LS, Stafford KA, Johnson JK, Miller LG, Calfee DP, Harris AD. Patient contact is the main risk factor for vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus contamination of healthcare workers' gloves and gowns in the intensive care unit. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2018 09; 39(9):1063-1067. PMID: 30051793.
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    17. Connolly LE, Riddle V, Cebrik D, Armstrong ES, Miller LG. A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Phase 2 Study of the Efficacy and Safety of Plazomicin Compared with Levofloxacin in the Treatment of Complicated Urinary Tract Infection and Acute Pyelonephritis. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2018 04; 62(4). PMID: 29378708.
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    18. Bartsch SM, Huang SS, McKinnell JA, Wong KF, Mueller LE, Miller LG, Lee BY. The Economic Value of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae Toolkit. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2018 05; 39(5):516-524. PMID: 29552995.
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    19. Humphries RM, Hindler JA, Epson E, Horwich-Scholefield S, Miller LG, Mendez J, Martinez JB, Sinkowitz J, Sinkowtiz D, Hershey C, Marquez P, Bhaurla S, Moran M, Pandes L, Terashita D, McKinnell JA. Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae Detection Practices in California: What Are We Missing? Clin Infect Dis. 2018 03 19; 66(7):1061-1067. PMID: 29099915.
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    20. 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. Multicenter Evaluation of the Xpert MRSA NxG Assay for Detection of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Nasal Swabs. J Clin Microbiol. 2018 01; 56(1). PMID: 29118165.
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    21. Miller LG. Cephalexin plus trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole was not superior to cephalexin alone for the treatment of outpatient non-purulent cellulitis. Evid Based Med. 2017 12; 22(6):213. PMID: 29127212.
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    22. Kuvhenguhwa MS, Belgrave KO, Shah SU, Bayer AS, Miller LG. A Case of Early Prosthetic Valve Endocarditis Caused by Staphylococcus warneri in a Patient Presenting With Congestive Heart Failure. Cardiol Res. 2017 Oct; 8(5):236-240. PMID: 29118887.
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    23. Daum RS, Miller LG, Immergluck L, Fritz S, Creech CB, Young D, Kumar N, Downing M, Pettibone S, Hoagland R, Eells SJ, Boyle MG, Parker TC, Chambers HF. A Placebo-Controlled Trial of Antibiotics for Smaller Skin Abscesses. N Engl J Med. 2017 06 29; 376(26):2545-2555. PMID: 28657870.
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    24. Doernberg SB, Lodise TP, Thaden JT, Munita JM, Cosgrove SE, Arias CA, Boucher HW, Corey GR, Lowy FD, Murray B, Miller LG, Holland TL. Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections: Research Priorities, Accomplishments, and Future Directions of the Antibacterial Resistance Leadership Group. Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Mar 15; 64(suppl_1):S24-S29. PMID: 28350900.
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    25. Miller LG. Therapy for Cellulitis. JAMA. 2016 Nov 15; 316(19):2046. PMID: 27838714.
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    26. Safdar N, Sengupta S, Musuuza JS, Juthani-Mehta M, Drees M, Abbo LM, Milstone AM, Furuno JP, Varman M, Anderson DJ, Morgan DJ, Miller LG, Snyder GM. Status of the Prevention of Multidrug-Resistant Organisms in International Settings: A Survey of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America Research Network. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2017 01; 38(1):53-60. PMID: 27817759.
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    27. McKinnell JA, Miller LG, Singh R, Kleinman K, Peterson EM, Evans KD, Dutciuc TD, Heim L, Gombosev A, Estevez M, Launer B, Tjoa T, Tam S, Bolaris MA, Huang SS. Prevalence of and Factors Associated With Multidrug Resistant Organism (MDRO) Colonization in 3 Nursing Homes. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2016 12; 37(12):1485-1488. PMID: 27671022.
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    28. Eells SJ, Nguyen M, Jung J, Macias-Gil R, May L, Miller LG. Relationship between Adherence to Oral Antibiotics and Postdischarge Clinical Outcomes among Patients Hospitalized with Staphylococcus aureus Skin Infections. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2016 05; 60(5):2941-8. PMID: 26926634.
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    29. Lee BY, Bartsch SM, Wong KF, McKinnell JA, Cui E, Cao C, Kim DS, Miller LG, Huang SS. Beyond the Intensive Care Unit (ICU): Countywide Impact of Universal ICU Staphylococcus aureus Decolonization. Am J Epidemiol. 2016 Mar 01; 183(5):480-9. PMID: 26872710.
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    30. Lee BY, Bartsch SM, Wong KF, McKinnell JA, Slayton RB, Miller LG, Cao C, Kim DS, Kallen AJ, Jernigan JA, Huang SS. The Potential Trajectory of Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae, an Emerging Threat to Health-Care Facilities, and the Impact of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Toolkit. Am J Epidemiol. 2016 Mar 01; 183(5):471-9. PMID: 26861238.
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    31. Grein JD, Kahn KL, Eells SJ, Choi SK, Go-Wheeler M, Hossain T, Riva MY, Nguyen MH, Rekha Murthy A, Miller LG. Treatment for Positive Urine Cultures in Hospitalized Adults: A Survey of Prevalence and Risk Factors in 3 Medical Centers. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2016 Mar; 37(3):319-26. PMID: 26607408.
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    32. May LS, Rothman RE, Miller LG, Brooks G, Zocchi M, Zatorski C, Dugas AF, Ware CE, Jordan JA. A Randomized Clinical Trial Comparing Use of Rapid Molecular Testing for Staphylococcus aureus for Patients With Cutaneous Abscesses in the Emergency Department With Standard of Care. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2015 Dec; 36(12):1423-30. PMID: 26306996.
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    33. Miller LG, Eisenberg DF, Liu H, Chang CL, Wang Y, Luthra R, Wallace A, Fang C, Singer J, Suaya JA. Incidence of skin and soft tissue infections in ambulatory and inpatient settings, 2005-2010. BMC Infect Dis. 2015 Aug 21; 15:362. PMID: 26293161.
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    34. Slayton RB, Toth D, Lee BY, Tanner W, Bartsch SM, Khader K, Wong K, Brown K, McKinnell JA, Ray W, Miller LG, Rubin M, Kim DS, Adler F, Cao C, Avery L, Stone NT, Kallen A, Samore M, Huang SS, Fridkin S, Jernigan JA. Vital Signs: Estimated Effects of a Coordinated Approach for Action to Reduce Antibiotic-Resistant Infections in Health Care Facilities - United States. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2015 Aug 07; 64(30):826-31. PMID: 26247436.
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    35. McKinnell JA, Bartsch SM, Lee BY, Huang SS, Miller LG. Reply to O'Riordan et al. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2015 Jul; 36(7):857-8. PMID: 26081999.
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    36. Miller LG, Daum RS, Chambers HF. Antibacterial Treatment for Uncomplicated Skin Infections. N Engl J Med. 2015 06 18; 372(25):2460. PMID: 26083210.
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    37. Wooten D, Kahn K, Grein JD, Eells SJ, Miller LG. The association of patient complexities with antibiotic ordering. J Hosp Med. 2015 Jul; 10(7):446-52. PMID: 25873035.
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    38. Boyle-Vavra S, Li X, Alam MT, Read TD, Sieth J, Cywes-Bentley C, Dobbins G, David MZ, Kumar N, Eells SJ, Miller LG, Boxrud DJ, Chambers HF, Lynfield R, Lee JC, Daum RS. USA300 and USA500 clonal lineages of Staphylococcus aureus do not produce a capsular polysaccharide due to conserved mutations in the cap5 locus. MBio. 2015 Apr 07; 6(2). PMID: 25852165.
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    39. Miller LG, Daum RS, Creech CB, Young D, Downing MD, Eells SJ, Pettibone S, Hoagland RJ, Chambers HF. Clindamycin versus trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole for uncomplicated skin infections. N Engl J Med. 2015 Mar 19; 372(12):1093-103. PMID: 25785967.
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    40. Alam MT, Read TD, Petit RA, Boyle-Vavra S, Miller LG, Eells SJ, Daum RS, David MZ. Transmission and microevolution of USA300 MRSA in U.S. households: evidence from whole-genome sequencing. MBio. 2015 Mar 10; 6(2):e00054. PMID: 25759497.
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    41. Callister D, Limchaiyawat P, Eells SJ, Miller LG. Risk factors for central line-associated bloodstream infections in the era of prevention bundles. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2015 Feb; 36(2):214-6. PMID: 25633005.
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    42. Eells SJ, Kalantar-Zadeh K, Bolaris MA, May L, Miller LG. Body site Staphylococcus aureus colonization among maintenance hemodialysis patients. Nephron. 2015; 129(2):79-83. PMID: 25612829.
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    43. Miller DA, Hernandez S, Rodriguez De Armas L, Eells SJ, Traina MM, Miller LG, Meymandi SK. Tolerance of benznidazole in a United States Chagas Disease clinic. Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Apr 15; 60(8):1237-40. PMID: 25601454.
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    44. McKinnell JA, Bartsch SM, Lee BY, Huang SS, Miller LG. Cost-benefit analysis from the hospital perspective of universal active screening followed by contact precautions for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus carriers. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2015 Jan; 36(1):2-13. PMID: 25627755.
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    45. Miller LG, Eells SJ, David MZ, Ortiz N, Taylor AR, Kumar N, Cruz D, Boyle-Vavra S, Daum RS. Staphylococcus aureus skin infection recurrences among household members: an examination of host, behavioral, and pathogen-level predictors. Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Mar 01; 60(5):753-63. PMID: 25428411.
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    46. Wooten D, Ramsey J, Miller LG. Redefining the National Healthcare Safety Network's definition of catheter-associated urinary tract infections: the hazard of including Candida species. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Nov; 35(11):1433-4. PMID: 25333445.
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    47. Eells SJ, David MZ, Taylor A, Ortiz N, Kumar N, Sieth J, Boyle-Vavra S, Daum RS, Miller LG. Persistent environmental contamination with USA300 methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and other pathogenic strain types in households with S. aureus skin infections. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Nov; 35(11):1373-82. PMID: 25333432.
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    48. Suaya JA, Mera RM, Cassidy A, O'Hara P, Amrine-Madsen H, Burstin S, Miller LG. Incidence and cost of hospitalizations associated with Staphylococcus aureus skin and soft tissue infections in the United States from 2001 through 2009. BMC Infect Dis. 2014 Jun 02; 14:296. PMID: 24889406.
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    49. David MZ, Daum RS, Bayer AS, Chambers HF, Fowler VG, Miller LG, Ostrowsky B, Baesa A, Boyle-Vavra S, Eells SJ, Garcia-Houchins S, Gialanella P, Macias-Gil R, Rude TH, Ruffin F, Sieth JJ, Volinski J, Spellberg B. Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia at 5 US academic medical centers, 2008-2011: significant geographic variation in community-onset infections. Clin Infect Dis. 2014 Sep 15; 59(6):798-807. PMID: 24879783.
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    50. Macal CM, North MJ, Collier N, Dukic VM, Wegener DT, David MZ, Daum RS, Schumm P, Evans JA, Wilder JR, Miller LG, Eells SJ, Lauderdale DS. Modeling the transmission of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: a dynamic agent-based simulation. J Transl Med. 2014 May 12; 12:124. PMID: 24886400.
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    51. Safdar N, Anderson DJ, Braun BI, Carling P, Cohen S, Donskey C, Drees M, Harris A, Henderson DK, Huang SS, Juthani-Mehta M, Lautenbach E, Linkin DR, Meddings J, Miller LG, Milstone A, Morgan D, Sengupta S, Varman M, Yokoe D, Zerr DM. The evolving landscape of healthcare-associated infections: recent advances in prevention and a road map for research. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 May; 35(5):480-93. PMID: 24709716.
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    52. Hsiue PP, Gregson AL, Injean P, Vangala S, Brindis RG, Shemin RJ, Shahian DM, Miller LG, Shapiro MF, Benharash P, McKinnell JA. Variation in antibiotic prophylaxis selection for coronary artery bypass graft procedures in an era of increasing methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus prevalence. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Jun; 35(6):737-40. PMID: 24799655.
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    53. Injean P, McKinnell JA, Hsiue PP, Vangala S, Miller LG, Benharash P, Brindis RG, Gregson AL. Survey of preoperative infection prevention for coronary artery bypass graft procedures. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Jun; 35(6):736-7. PMID: 24799654.
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    54. Miller LG. Physician antibiotic prescriptions for skin infections in the outpatient setting are often unnecessarily long and include unnecessary antibiotics. Evid Based Med. 2014 Aug; 19(4):160. PMID: 24688089.
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    55. Eells SJ, Bharadwa K, McKinnell JA, Miller LG. Recurrent urinary tract infections among women: comparative effectiveness of 5 prevention and management strategies using a Markov chain Monte Carlo model. Clin Infect Dis. 2014 Jan; 58(2):147-60. PMID: 24065333.
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    56. McKinnell JA, Miller LG, Eells SJ, Cui E, Huang SS. A systematic literature review and meta-analysis of factors associated with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization at time of hospital or intensive care unit admission. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2013 Oct; 34(10):1077-86. PMID: 24018925.
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    57. Whang DW, Miller LG, Partain NM, McKinnell JA. Systematic review and meta-analysis of linezolid and daptomycin for treatment of vancomycin-resistant enterococcal bloodstream infections. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2013 Oct; 57(10):5013-8. PMID: 23896468.
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    58. Suaya JA, Eisenberg DF, Fang C, Miller LG. Skin and soft tissue infections and associated complications among commercially insured patients aged 0-64 years with and without diabetes in the U.S. PLoS One. 2013; 8(4):e60057. PMID: 23593162.
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    59. McKinnell JA, Huang SS, Eells SJ, Cui E, Miller LG. Quantifying the impact of extranasal testing of body sites for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization at the time of hospital or intensive care unit admission. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2013 Feb; 34(2):161-70. PMID: 23295562.
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    60. Murphy CR, Eells SJ, Quan V, Kim D, Peterson E, Miller LG, Huang SS. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus burden in nursing homes associated with environmental contamination of common areas. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2012 Jun; 60(6):1012-8. PMID: 22670708.
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    61. McKinnell JA, Kunz DF, Chamot E, Patel M, Shirley RM, Moser SA, Baddley JW, Pappas PG, Miller LG. Association between vancomycin-resistant Enterococci bacteremia and ceftriaxone usage. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2012 Jul; 33(7):718-24. PMID: 22669234.
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    62. Miller LG, Eells SJ, Taylor AR, David MZ, Ortiz N, Zychowski D, Kumar N, Cruz D, Boyle-Vavra S, Daum RS. Staphylococcus aureus colonization among household contacts of patients with skin infections: risk factors, strain discordance, and complex ecology. Clin Infect Dis. 2012 Jun; 54(11):1523-35. PMID: 22474221.
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    63. Miller LG. Where we are with community-associated Staphylococcus aureus prevention--and in the meantime, what do we tell our patients? Clin Infect Dis. 2012 Mar; 54(6):752-4. PMID: 22198785.
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    64. Miller LG, Tan J, Eells SJ, Benitez E, Radner AB. Prospective investigation of nasal mupirocin, hexachlorophene body wash, and systemic antibiotics for prevention of recurrent community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2012 Feb; 56(2):1084-6. PMID: 22083485.
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    65. Eells SJ, McKinnell JA, Miller LG. Daily cranberry prophylaxis to prevent recurrent urinary tract infections may be beneficial in some populations of women. Clin Infect Dis. 2011 Jun; 52(11):1393-4; author reply 1394-5. PMID: 21596685.
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    66. McKinnell JA, Stollenwerk NS, Jung CW, Miller LG. Nitrofurantoin compares favorably to recommended agents as empirical treatment of uncomplicated urinary tract infections in a decision and cost analysis. Mayo Clin Proc. 2011 Jun; 86(6):480-8. PMID: 21576512.
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    67. McKinnell JA, Eells SJ, Wang AA, Miller LG. Simultaneous use of other antimicrobials may have influenced clinical outcomes. Clin Infect Dis. 2011 May; 52(10):1279; author reply 1279-80. PMID: 21507927.
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    68. Miller LG, McKinnell JA, Vollmer ME, Spellberg B. Impact of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus prevalence among S. aureus isolates on surgical site infection risk after coronary artery bypass surgery. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2011 Apr; 32(4):342-50. PMID: 21460485.
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    69. Desai R, Pannaraj PS, Agopian J, Sugar CA, Liu GY, Miller LG. Survival and transmission of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from fomites. Am J Infect Control. 2011 Apr; 39(3):219-25. PMID: 21458684.
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    70. Nguyen MH, Eells SJ, Tan J, Sheth CT, Omari B, Flores M, Wang J, Miller LG. Prospective, open-label investigation of the pharmacokinetics of daptomycin during cardiopulmonary bypass surgery. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2011 Jun; 55(6):2499-505. PMID: 21444695.
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    71. David CV, Chira S, Eells SJ, Ladrigan M, Papier A, Miller LG, Craft N. Diagnostic accuracy in patients admitted to hospitals with cellulitis. Dermatol Online J. 2011 Mar 15; 17(3):1. PMID: 21426867.
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    72. Gupta K, Hooton TM, Naber KG, Wullt B, Colgan R, Miller LG, Moran GJ, Nicolle LE, Raz R, Schaeffer AJ, Soper DE. International clinical practice guidelines for the treatment of acute uncomplicated cystitis and pyelonephritis in women: A 2010 update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the European Society for Microbiology and Infectious Diseases. Clin Infect Dis. 2011 Mar 01; 52(5):e103-20. PMID: 21292654.
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    73. Maree CL, Eells SJ, Tan J, Bancroft EA, Malek M, Harawa NT, Lewis MJ, Santana E, Miller LG. Risk factors for infection and colonization with community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in the Los Angeles County jail: a case-control study. Clin Infect Dis. 2010 Dec 01; 51(11):1248-57. PMID: 21034197.
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    74. Boucher H, Miller LG, Razonable RR. Serious infections caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Clin Infect Dis. 2010 Sep 15; 51 Suppl 2:S183-97. PMID: 20731576.
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    75. Lipsky BA, Kollef MH, Miller LG, Sun X, Johannes RS, Tabak YP. Predicting bacteremia among patients hospitalized for skin and skin-structure infections: derivation and validation of a risk score. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2010 Aug; 31(8):828-37. PMID: 20586653.
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    76. Lehman D, Tseng CW, Eells S, Miller LG, Fan X, Beenhouwer DO, Liu GY. Staphylococcus aureus Panton-Valentine leukocidin targets muscle tissues in a child with myositis and necrotizing fasciitis. Clin Infect Dis. 2010 Jan 01; 50(1):69-72. PMID: 19995216.
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    77. Jung CW, Tan J, Tan N, Kuo MN, Ashok A, Eells SJ, Miller LG. Evidence for the insufficient evaluation and undertreatment of chronic hepatitis B infection in a predominantly low-income and immigrant population. J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2010 Feb; 25(2):369-75. PMID: 19929923.
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    78. Miller LG, Boucher H. Rifampin-containing regimens for community-associated skin infection: a hazard without known benefit. Am J Emerg Med. 2009 Sep; 27(7):893-4. PMID: 19683124.
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    79. Tseng CW, Kyme P, Low J, Rocha MA, Alsabeh R, Miller LG, Otto M, Arditi M, Diep BA, Nizet V, Doherty TM, Beenhouwer DO, Liu GY. Staphylococcus aureus Panton-Valentine leukocidin contributes to inflammation and muscle tissue injury. PLoS One. 2009 Jul 27; 4(7):e6387. PMID: 19633710.
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    80. Miller LG, Kaplan SL. Staphylococcus aureus: a community pathogen. Infect Dis Clin North Am. 2009 Mar; 23(1):35-52. PMID: 19135915.
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    81. Rieg G, Lewis RJ, Miller LG, Witt MD, Guerrero M, Daar ES. Asymptomatic sexually transmitted infections in HIV-infected men who have sex with men: prevalence, incidence, predictors, and screening strategies. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2008 Dec; 22(12):947-54. PMID: 19072101.
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    82. Perlroth J, Kuo M, Tan J, Bayer AS, Miller LG. Adjunctive use of rifampin for the treatment of Staphylococcus aureus infections: a systematic review of the literature. Arch Intern Med. 2008 Apr 28; 168(8):805-19. PMID: 18443255.
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    83. Miller LG, Diep BA. Clinical practice: colonization, fomites, and virulence: rethinking the pathogenesis of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection. Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Mar 01; 46(5):752-60. PMID: 18220477.
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    84. Diep BA, Chambers HF, Graber CJ, Szumowski JD, Miller LG, Han LL, Chen JH, Lin F, Lin J, Phan TH, Carleton HA, McDougal LK, Tenover FC, Cohen DE, Mayer KH, Sensabaugh GF, Perdreau-Remington F. Emergence of multidrug-resistant, community-associated, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus clone USA300 in men who have sex with men. Ann Intern Med. 2008 Feb 19; 148(4):249-57. PMID: 18283202.
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    85. Hamilton SM, Bryant AE, Carroll KC, Lockary V, Ma Y, McIndoo E, Miller LG, Perdreau-Remington F, Pullman J, Risi GF, Salmi DB, Stevens DL. In vitro production of panton-valentine leukocidin among strains of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus causing diverse infections. Clin Infect Dis. 2007 Dec 15; 45(12):1550-8. PMID: 18190315.
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    86. Sokolov KM, Kreye E, Miller LG, Choi C, Tang AW. Postpartum iliopsoas pyomyositis due to community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Obstet Gynecol. 2007 Aug; 110(2 Pt 2):535-8. PMID: 17666656.
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    87. Kalantar-Zadeh K, Kilpatrick RD, McAllister CJ, Miller LG, Daar ES, Gjertson DW, Kopple JD, Greenland S. Hepatitis C virus and death risk in hemodialysis patients. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2007 May; 18(5):1584-93. PMID: 17429053.
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    88. Liu H, Miller LG, Golin CE, Hays RD, Wu T, Wenger NS, Kaplan AH. Repeated measures analyses of dose timing of antiretroviral medication and its relationship to HIV virologic outcomes. Stat Med. 2007 Feb 28; 26(5):991-1007. PMID: 16755546.
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    89. Maree CL, Daum RS, Boyle-Vavra S, Matayoshi K, Miller LG. Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates causing healthcare-associated infections. Emerg Infect Dis. 2007 Feb; 13(2):236-42. PMID: 17479885.
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    90. Miller LG, Perdreau-Remington F, Bayer AS, Diep B, Tan N, Bharadwa K, Tsui J, Perlroth J, Shay A, Tagudar G, Ibebuogu U, Spellberg B. Clinical and epidemiologic characteristics cannot distinguish community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection from methicillin-susceptible S. aureus infection: a prospective investigation. Clin Infect Dis. 2007 Feb 15; 44(4):471-82. PMID: 17243048.
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    91. Miller LG, Quan C, Shay A, Mostafaie K, Bharadwa K, Tan N, Matayoshi K, Cronin J, Tan J, Tagudar G, Bayer AS. A prospective investigation of outcomes after hospital discharge for endemic, community-acquired methicillin-resistant and -susceptible Staphylococcus aureus skin infection. Clin Infect Dis. 2007 Feb 15; 44(4):483-92. PMID: 17243049.
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    92. Liu H, Miller LG, Hays RD, Wagner G, Golin CE, Hu W, Kahn K, Haubrich R, Kaplan AH, Wenger NS. A practical method to calibrate self-reported adherence to antiretroviral therapy. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2006 Dec 01; 43 Suppl 1:S104-12. PMID: 17133192.
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    93. Liu H, Miller LG, Hays RD, Golin CE, Zhao H, Wenger NS, Kaplan AH. A comprehensive evaluation of survey questions for adherence to antiretroviral medications and exploratory analyses for identifying optimal sets of survey questions. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2006 Nov; 20(11):760-72. PMID: 17134350.
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    94. Kalantar-Zadeh K, Daar ES, Eysselein VE, Miller LG. Hepatitis C infection in dialysis patients: a link to poor clinical outcome? Int Urol Nephrol. 2007; 39(1):247-59. PMID: 17009087.
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    95. Wagner GJ, Kanouse DE, Golinelli D, Miller LG, Daar ES, Witt MD, Diamond C, Tilles JG, Kemper CA, Larsen R, Goicoechea M, Haubrich RH. Cognitive-behavioral intervention to enhance adherence to antiretroviral therapy: a randomized controlled trial (CCTG 578). AIDS. 2006 Jun 12; 20(9):1295-302. PMID: 16816559.
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    96. Liu H, Miller LG, Hays RD, Golin CE, Wu T, Wenger NS, Kaplan AH. Repeated measures longitudinal analyses of HIV virologic response as a function of percent adherence, dose timing, genotypic sensitivity, and other factors. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2006 Mar; 41(3):315-22. PMID: 16540932.
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    97. Hiyama L, Tang A, Miller LG. Levofloxacin penetration into a renal cyst in a patient with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease. Am J Kidney Dis. 2006 Jan; 47(1):e9-13. PMID: 16377378.
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    98. Mathews WC, Caperna JC, Barber RE, Torriani FJ, Miller LG, May S, McCutchan JA. Incidence of and risk factors for clinically significant methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection in a cohort of HIV-infected adults. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2005 Oct 01; 40(2):155-60. PMID: 16186732.
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    99. Kalantar-Zadeh K, Miller LG, Daar ES. Diagnostic discordance for hepatitis C virus infection in hemodialysis patients. Am J Kidney Dis. 2005 Aug; 46(2):290-300. PMID: 16112048.
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    100. Kalia NK, Miller LG, Nasir K, Blumenthal RS, Agrawal N, Budoff MJ. Visualizing coronary calcium is associated with improvements in adherence to statin therapy. Atherosclerosis. 2006 Apr; 185(2):394-9. PMID: 16051253.
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    101. Kalantar-Zadeh K, McAllister CJ, Miller LG. Clinical characteristics and mortality in hepatitis C-positive haemodialysis patients: a population based study. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2005 Aug; 20(8):1662-9. PMID: 15905194.
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    102. Miller LG, Perdreau-Remington F, Rieg G, Mehdi S, Perlroth J, Bayer AS, Tang AW, Phung TO, Spellberg B. Necrotizing fasciitis caused by community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Los Angeles. N Engl J Med. 2005 Apr 07; 352(14):1445-53. PMID: 15814880.
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    103. Shay AC, Miller LG. An estimate of the incidence of Candiduria among hospitalized patients in the United States. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2004 Nov; 25(11):894-5. PMID: 15566016.
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    104. Miller LG, Spellberg B. Treatment of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus skin and soft tissue infections with drainage but no antibiotic therapy. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2004 Aug; 23(8):795; author reply 795-6. PMID: 15295240.
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    105. Miller LG, Tang AW. Treatment of uncomplicated urinary tract infections in an era of increasing antimicrobial resistance. Mayo Clin Proc. 2004 Aug; 79(8):1048-53; quiz 1053-4. PMID: 15301333.
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    106. Spellberg B, Powers JH, Brass EP, Miller LG, Edwards JE. Trends in antimicrobial drug development: implications for the future. Clin Infect Dis. 2004 May 01; 38(9):1279-86. PMID: 15127341.
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    107. Miller LG, Golin CE, Liu H, Hays RD, Hua J, Wenger NS, Kaplan AH. No evidence of an association between transient HIV viremia ("Blips") and lower adherence to the antiretroviral medication regimen. J Infect Dis. 2004 Apr 15; 189(8):1487-96. PMID: 15073687.
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    108. Wagner G, Miller LG. Is the influence of social desirability on patients' self-reported adherence overrated? J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2004 Feb 01; 35(2):203-4. PMID: 14722455.
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    109. Miller LG, Spellberg B. Spider bites and infections caused by community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2004; 5(3):321-2; author reply 322. PMID: 15684805.
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    110. Miller LG, Liu H, Hays RD, Golin CE, Ye Z, Beck CK, Kaplan AH, Wenger NS. Knowledge of antiretroviral regimen dosing and adherence: a longitudinal study. Clin Infect Dis. 2003 Feb 15; 36(4):514-8. PMID: 12567311.
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    111. Golin CE, Liu H, Hays RD, Miller LG, Beck CK, Ickovics J, Kaplan AH, Wenger NS. A prospective study of predictors of adherence to combination antiretroviral medication. J Gen Intern Med. 2002 Oct; 17(10):756-65. PMID: 12390551.
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    112. Miller LG, Huffman HB, Weidmer BA, Hays RD. Patient preferences regarding antiretroviral therapy. Int J STD AIDS. 2002 Sep; 13(9):593-601. PMID: 12230922.
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    113. Miller LG, Golin CE, Hays RD, Liu H, Beck CK, Kaplan AH, Wenger NS. Impact of antiretroviral regimen switches on adherence. HIV Clin Trials. 2002 Sep-Oct; 3(5):355-60. PMID: 12407484.
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    114. Miller LG, Chang ES. Human immunodeficiency virus infection unresponsive to highly active antiretroviral therapy: denial of poor medication adherence or recalcitrant infection? AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2002 Aug; 16(8):355-9. PMID: 12227985.
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    115. Miller LG, Liu H, Hays RD, Golin CE, Beck CK, Asch SM, Ma Y, Kaplan AH, Wenger NS. How well do clinicians estimate patients' adherence to combination antiretroviral therapy? J Gen Intern Med. 2002 Jan; 17(1):1-11. PMID: 11903770.
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    116. Miller LG, Simon PA, Miller ME, Long A, Yu EI, Asch SM. High-risk sexual behavior in Los Angeles: who receives testing for HIV? J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 1999 Dec 15; 22(5):490-7. PMID: 10961611.
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