Arthur Wakefield Baker, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Email address arthur.baker@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Transplant Infectious Disease Fellowship, Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, 2014 - 2016
  • Infectious Diseases Fellowship, Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, 2012 - 2016
  • Internal Medicine Residency, University of Virginia School of Medicine, 2008 - 2011
  • M.P.H., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2015
  • M.D., University of Kentucky College of Medicine, 2008

Publications

Moehring, Rebekah W., Elizabeth S. Dodds Ashley, Xinru Ren, Yuliya Lokhnygina, Arthur W. Baker, Travis M. Jones, Sarah S. Lewis, Daniel J. Sexton, Deverick J. Anderson, and Deverick J. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Epicenters Program. “Denominator Matters in Estimating Antimicrobial Use: A Comparison of Days Present and Patient Days..” Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 39, no. 5 (May 2018): 612–15. https://doi.org/10.1017/ice.2018.54.

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29576019
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Baker, Arthur W., Michael B. Edmond, Loreen A. Herwaldt, Luke F. Chen, Sudha Srikantaswamy, and Daniel J. Sexton. “Real-Time Surveillance of Influenza Morbidity: Tracking Intensive Care Unit Resource Utilization..” Ann Am Thorac Soc 14, no. 12 (December 2017): 1810–17. https://doi.org/10.1513/AnnalsATS.201609-721OC.

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28799774
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Seidelman, Jessica, Kristen V. Dicks, Michael J. Durkin, Arthur W. Baker, Rebekah W. Moehring, Deverick J. Anderson, Daniel J. Sexton, Luke F. Chen, and Sarah S. Lewis. “Using Clinical Scenarios to Understand Preventability of Clostridium difficile Infections by Inpatient Antibiotic Stewardship Programs..” Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 38, no. 6 (June 2017): 747–49. https://doi.org/10.1017/ice.2017.32.

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28285605
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Baker, Arthur W., Sarah S. Lewis, Barbara D. Alexander, Luke F. Chen, Richard J. Wallace, Barbara A. Brown-Elliott, Pamela J. Isaacs, et al. “Two-Phase Hospital-Associated Outbreak of Mycobacterium abscessus: Investigation and Mitigation..” Clin Infect Dis 64, no. 7 (April 1, 2017): 902–11. https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciw877.

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28077517
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Wolfe, C. R., A. W. Baker, C. B. Patel, P. A. Patel, C. A. Milano, J. N. Schroder, M. A. Daneshmand, B. D. Alexander, and E. K. Maziarz. “Mycobacterium Abscessus Infection in Patients with Ventricular Assist Devices.” In Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 36:S257–S257. ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, 2017.

Scholars@Duke

Maziarz, E. K., A. W. Baker, C. B. Patel, P. Patel, C. A. Milano, J. N. Schroder, M. A. Daneshmand, B. D. Alexander, and C. R. Wolfe. “Invasive Mycobacterium abscessus Infection in Heart Transplant Recipients.” In Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 36:S25–S25. ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, 2017.

Scholars@Duke

Dicks, Kristen V., Deverick J. Anderson, Arthur W. Baker, Daniel J. Sexton, and Sarah S. Lewis. “Clinical Outcomes and Healthcare Utilization Related to Multidrug-Resistant Gram-Negative Infections in Community Hospitals..” Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 38, no. 1 (January 2017): 31–38. https://doi.org/10.1017/ice.2016.230.

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27724988
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Baker, Arthur W., Kristen V. Dicks, Michael J. Durkin, David J. Weber, Sarah S. Lewis, Rebekah W. Moehring, Luke F. Chen, Daniel J. Sexton, and Deverick J. Anderson. “Epidemiology of Surgical Site Infection in a Community Hospital Network..” Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 37, no. 5 (May 2016): 519–26. https://doi.org/10.1017/ice.2016.13.

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26864617
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Dicks, Kristen V., Arthur W. Baker, Michael J. Durkin, Deverick J. Anderson, Rebekah W. Moehring, Luke F. Chen, Daniel J. Sexton, David J. Weber, and Sarah S. Lewis. “Short Operative Duration and Surgical Site Infection Risk in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Procedures..” Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 36, no. 12 (December 2015): 1431–36. https://doi.org/10.1017/ice.2015.222.

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26391277
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Boggan, Joel C., Arthur W. Baker, Sarah S. Lewis, Kristen V. Dicks, Michael J. Durkin, Rebekah W. Moehring, Luke F. Chen, Lauren P. Knelson, Donald D. Hegland, and Deverick J. Anderson. “An Automated Surveillance Strategy to Identify Infectious Complications After Cardiac Implantable Electronic Device Procedures..” Open Forum Infect Dis 2, no. 4 (December 2015). https://doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofv128.

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26484356
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