Deverick John Anderson, MD

Professor of Medicine
Campus mail Duke Box 102359, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 681-7483
Email address deverick.anderson@duke.edu

Hospital epidemiology, infection control, antibiotic stewardship, multidrug-resistant organisms, device-related infections, surgical site infections, catheter-associated bloodstream infections, cost of infections, infections in community hospitals

Education and Training

  • Fellow in Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Duke University, 2004 - 2006
  • Medical Resident, Medicine, Duke University, 2001 - 2004
  • M.P.H., University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, 2007
  • M.D., Duke University, 2001

Publications

Rhee, Chanu, Travis M. Jones, Yasir Hamad, Anupam Pande, Jack Varon, Cara O’Brien, Deverick J. Anderson, et al. “Prevalence, Underlying Causes, and Preventability of Sepsis-Associated Mortality in US Acute Care Hospitals.” Jama Netw Open 2, no. 2 (February 1, 2019): e187571. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2018.7571.

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30768188
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Sheng, Tianchen, Gaya B. Wijayaratne, Thushani M. Dabrera, Richard J. Drew, Ajith Nagahawatte, Champica K. Bodinayake, Ruvini Kurukulasooriya, et al. “Point-prevalence study of antimicrobial use in public hospitals in southern Sri Lanka identifies opportunities for improving prescribing practices.” Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 40, no. 2 (February 2019): 224–27. https://doi.org/10.1017/ice.2018.321.

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Chen, Luke F., Lauren P. Knelson, Maria F. Gergen, Olga M. Better, Bradly P. Nicholson, Christopher W. Woods, William A. Rutala, et al. “A prospective study of transmission of Multidrug-Resistant Organisms (MDROs) between environmental sites and hospitalized patients-the TransFER study.” Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 40, no. 1 (January 2019): 47–52. https://doi.org/10.1017/ice.2018.275.

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30426908
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Meredith, Hannah R., Virgile Andreani, Helena R. Ma, Allison J. Lopatkin, Anna J. Lee, Deverick J. Anderson, Gregory Batt, and Lingchong You. “Applying ecological resistance and resilience to dissect bacterial antibiotic responses.” Sci Adv 4, no. 12 (December 2018): eaau1873. https://doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.aau1873.

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Rhee, Chanu, Michael R. Filbin, Anthony F. Massaro, Amy L. Bulger, Donna McEachern, Kathleen A. Tobin, Barrett T. Kitch, et al. “Compliance With the National SEP-1 Quality Measure and Association With Sepsis Outcomes: A Multicenter Retrospective Cohort Study.” Crit Care Med 46, no. 10 (October 2018): 1585–91. https://doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000003261.

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30015667
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Rutala, William A., Hajime Kanamori, Maria F. Gergen, Emily E. Sickbert-Bennett, Daniel J. Sexton, Deverick J. Anderson, Jeffrey Laux, David J. Weber, and David J. CDC Prevention Epicenters Program. “Antimicrobial activity of a continuous visible light disinfection system.” Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 39, no. 10 (October 2018): 1250–53. https://doi.org/10.1017/ice.2018.200.

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Holland, Thomas L., Issam Raad, Helen W. Boucher, Deverick J. Anderson, Sara E. Cosgrove, P Suzanne Aycock, John W. Baddley, et al. “Effect of Algorithm-Based Therapy vs Usual Care on Clinical Success and Serious Adverse Events in Patients with Staphylococcal Bacteremia: A Randomized Clinical Trial.” Jama 320, no. 12 (September 25, 2018): 1249–58. https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2018.13155.

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30264119
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Rutala, William A., Hajime Kanamori, Maria F. Gergen, Lauren P. Knelson, Emily E. Sickbert-Bennett, Luke F. Chen, Deverick J. Anderson, Daniel J. Sexton, David J. Weber, and David J. and the CDC Prevention Epicenters Program. “Enhanced disinfection leads to reduction of microbial contamination and a decrease in patient colonization and infection.” Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 39, no. 9 (September 2018): 1118–21. https://doi.org/10.1017/ice.2018.165.

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Anderson, Deverick J., Rebekah W. Moehring, David J. Weber, Sarah S. Lewis, Luke F. Chen, J Conrad Schwab, Paul Becherer, et al. “Effectiveness of targeted enhanced terminal room disinfection on hospital-wide acquisition and infection with multidrug-resistant organisms and Clostridium difficile: a secondary analysis of a multicentre cluster randomised controlled trial with crossover design (BETR Disinfection).” Lancet Infect Dis 18, no. 8 (August 2018): 845–53. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(18)30278-0.

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Rhee, Chanu, Sarah R. Brown, Travis M. Jones, Cara O’Brien, Anupam Pande, Yasir Hamad, Amy L. Bulger, et al. “Variability in determining sepsis time zero and bundle compliance rates for the centers for medicare and medicaid services SEP-1 measure.” Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 39, no. 8 (August 2018): 994–96. https://doi.org/10.1017/ice.2018.134.

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