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Sarah Haessler MD, MS

TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionUMMS - Baystate Regional Campus
DepartmentMedicine at UMMS-Baystate
AddressBaystate Health Regional Campus
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield MA 01199
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    Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, United StatesBAPsychology
    Pennsylvania State University, College Park, PA, United StatesMSHuman Development and Gerontol
    George Washington University, Washington, DC, United StatesMD

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    1. Bearman G, Hota SS, Haessler SD. Physician burnout and healthcare epidemiology: Dual implications worthy of greater scrutiny. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2019 Dec 12; 1-2. PMID: 31826781.
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    2. Haessler S, Lindenauer PK, Zilberberg MD, Imrey PB, Yu PC, Higgins T, Deshpande A, Rothberg MB. Blood cultures versus respiratory cultures: Two different views of pneumonia. Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Oct 29. PMID: 31665249.
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    3. Schimmel JJ, Haessler S, Imrey P, Lindenauer PK, Richter SS, Yu PC, Rothberg MB. Pneumococcal urinary antigen testing in US hospitals: A missed opportunity for antimicrobial stewardship. Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Oct 07. PMID: 31587039.
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    4. Gupta NM, Lindenauer PK, Yu PC, Imrey PB, Haessler S, Deshpande A, Higgins TL, Rothberg MB. Association Between Alcohol Use Disorders and Outcomes of Patients Hospitalized With Community-Acquired Pneumonia. JAMA Netw Open. 2019 Jun 05; 2(6):e195172. PMID: 31173120.
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    5. Lindenauer PK, Shieh MS, Stefan MS, Fisher KA, Haessler SD, Pekow PS, Rothberg MB, Krishnan JA, Walkey AJ. Hospital Procalcitonin Testing and Antibiotic Treatment of Patients Admitted for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Exacerbation. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2017 Dec; 14(12):1779-1785. PMID: 28795838.
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    6. Haessler S, Lagu T, Lindenauer PK, Skiest DJ, Priya A, Pekow PS, Zilberberg MD, Higgins TL, Rothberg MB. Treatment Trends and Outcomes in Healthcare-Associated Pneumonia. J Hosp Med. 2017 Nov; 12(11):886-891. PMID: 29091975.
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    7. Belforti RK, Lagu T, Haessler S, Lindenauer PK, Pekow PS, Priya A, Zilberberg MD, Skiest D, Higgins TL, Stefan MS, Rothberg MB. Association Between Initial Route of Fluoroquinolone Administration and Outcomes in Patients Hospitalized for Community-acquired Pneumonia. Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Jul 1; 63(1):1-9. PMID: 27048748.
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    8. Rothberg MB, Zilberberg MD, Pekow PS, Priya A, Haessler S, Belforti R, Skiest D, Lagu T, Higgins TL, Lindenauer PK. Association of guideline-based antimicrobial therapy and outcomes in healthcare-associated pneumonia. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2015 May; 70(5):1573-9. PMID: 25558075.
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    9. Rothberg MB, Haessler S, Lagu T, Lindenauer PK, Pekow PS, Priya A, Skiest D, Zilberberg MD. Outcomes of patients with healthcare-associated pneumonia: worse disease or sicker patients? Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Oct; 35 Suppl 3:S107-15. PMID: 25222889.
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    10. Haessler S. The Hawthorne effect in measurements of hand hygiene compliance: a definite problem, but also an opportunity. BMJ Qual Saf. 2014 Dec; 23(12):965-7. PMID: 25212634.
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    11. Lagu T, Stefan MS, Haessler S, Higgins TL, Rothberg MB, Nathanson BH, Hannon NS, Steingrub JS, Lindenauer PK. The impact of hospital-onset Clostridium difficile infection on outcomes of hospitalized patients with sepsis. J Hosp Med. 2014 Jul; 9(7):411-7. PMID: 24715578.
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    12. Haessler S, Granowitz EV. Norovirus gastroenteritis in immunocompromised patients. N Engl J Med. 2013 Mar 07; 368(10):971. PMID: 23465122.
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    13. Haessler S, Bhagavan A, Kleppel R, Hinchey K, Visintainer P. Getting doctors to clean their hands: lead the followers. BMJ Qual Saf. 2012 Jun; 21(6):499-502. PMID: 22357778.
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    14. Haessler S, Schimmel JJ. Managing community-acquired pneumonia during flu season. Cleve Clin J Med. 2012 Jan; 79(1):67-78. PMID: 22219236.
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    15. Roshan B, Ganda OP, Desilva R, Ganim RB, Ward E, Haessler SD, Polisecki EY, Asztalos BF, Schaefer EJ. Homozygous lecithin:cholesterol acyltransferase (LCAT) deficiency due to a new loss of function mutation and review of the literature. J Clin Lipidol. 2011 Nov-Dec; 5(6):493-9. PMID: 22108153; PMCID: PMC4565181.
    16. Landry DL, Braden GL, Gobeille SL, Haessler SD, Vaidya CK, Sweet SJ. Emergence of gentamicin-resistant bacteremia in hemodialysis patients receiving gentamicin lock catheter prophylaxis. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2010 Oct; 5(10):1799-804. PMID: 20595689; PMCID: PMC2974380.
    17. Rothberg MB, Haessler SD. Complications of seasonal and pandemic influenza. Crit Care Med. 2010 Apr; 38(4 Suppl):e91-7. PMID: 19935413.
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    18. Haessler S, Connelly NR, Kanter G, Fitzgerald J, Scales ME, Golubchik A, Albert M, Gibson C. A surgical site infection cluster: the process and outcome of an investigation--the impact of an alcohol-based surgical antisepsis product and human behavior. Anesth Analg. 2010 Apr 1; 110(4):1044-8. PMID: 20103542.
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    19. Rothberg MB, Haessler SD, Brown RB. Complications of viral influenza. Am J Med. 2008 Apr; 121(4):258-64. PMID: 18374680.
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