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

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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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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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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Durkin, Michael J., Kristen V. Dicks, Arthur W. Baker, Sarah S. Lewis, Rebekah W. Moehring, Luke F. Chen, Daniel J. Sexton, and Deverick J. Anderson. “Seasonal Variation of Common Surgical Site Infections: Does Season Matter?.” Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 36, no. 9 (September 2015): 1011–16. https://doi.org/10.1017/ice.2015.121.

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26008876
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Durkin, Michael J., Kristen V. Dicks, Arthur W. Baker, Rebekah W. Moehring, Luke F. Chen, Daniel J. Sexton, Sarah S. Lewis, and Deverick J. Anderson. “Postoperative infection in spine surgery: does the month matter?.” J Neurosurg Spine 23, no. 1 (July 2015): 128–34. https://doi.org/10.3171/2014.10.SPINE14559.

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25860519
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Dicks, Kristen V., Arthur W. Baker, Michael J. Durkin, Sarah S. Lewis, Rebekah W. Moehring, Deverick J. Anderson, Daniel J. Sexton, and Luke F. Chen. “The potential impact of excluding funguria from the surveillance definition of catheter-associated urinary tract infection..” Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 36, no. 4 (April 2015): 467–69. https://doi.org/10.1017/ice.2014.72.

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25782903
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Durkin, Michael J., Arthur W. Baker, Kristen V. Dicks, Sarah S. Lewis, Luke F. Chen, Deverick J. Anderson, Daniel J. Sexton, and Rebekah W. Moehring. “A comparison between National Healthcare Safety Network laboratory-identified event reporting versus traditional surveillance for Clostridium difficile infection..” Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 36, no. 2 (February 2015): 125–31. https://doi.org/10.1017/ice.2014.42.

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25632994
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Baker, Arthur W., Michael J. Durkin, Kristen V. Dicks, Sarah S. Lewis, Rebekah W. Moehring, Luke F. Chen, Daniel J. Sexton, and Deverick J. Anderson. “Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infection surveillance: National Healthcare Safety Network's laboratory-identified event reporting versus traditional laboratory-confirmed bloodstream infection surveillance..” Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 35, no. 10 (October 2014): 1286–89. https://doi.org/10.1086/678071.

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25203183
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