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

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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Baker, Arthur W., and Luke F. Chen. “Letter to the editor regarding: "Effectiveness of local vancomycin powder to decrease surgical site infections: a meta-analysis" by Chiang et al..” Spine J 14, no. 6 (June 1, 2014). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.spinee.2014.01.061.

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24851742
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Dicks, Kristen V., Sarah S. Lewis, Michael J. Durkin, Arthur W. Baker, Rebekah W. Moehring, Luke F. Chen, Daniel J. Sexton, and Deverick J. Anderson. “Surveying the surveillance: surgical site infections excluded by the January 2013 updated surveillance definitions..” Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 35, no. 5 (May 2014): 570–73. https://doi.org/10.1086/675837.

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24709727
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Baker, Arthur W., Kyle Enfield, Beth Mehring, James C. Turner, and Costi D. Sifri. “Local influenza-like illness surveillance at a university health system during the 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic..” Am J Infect Control 40, no. 7 (September 2012): 606–10. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajic.2011.12.009.

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22418609
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