Wolfensberger, A; Meier, A H; Kuster, S P; Mehra, T; Meier, M-T; Sax, H (2018). Should International Classification of Diseases codes be used to survey hospital-acquired pneumonia? Journal of Hospital Infection, 99(1):81-84.
Abbas, M; Aghayev, E; Troillet, Nicolas; Eisenring, Marie-Christine; Kuster, S P; Widmer, A F; Harbarth, Stephan; SwissNoso (2018). Temporal trends and epidemiology of Staphylococcus aureus surgical site infection in the Swiss surveillance network: a cohort study. Journal of Hospital Infection, 98(2):118-126.
Sommerstein, R; Kohler, P; Wilhelm, M J; Kuster, S P; Sax, H (2015). Factors associated with methicillin-resistant coagulase-negative staphylococci as causing organisms in deep sternal wound infections after cardiac surgery. New Microbes and New Infections, 6:15-21.
Maurer, F; Marques, M; Roth, T N; Kuster, S P; Bloemberg, G V (2013). A well preserved culprit. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 56(5):747-748.
Maurer, F P; Maggio, E M; Roth, T N; Kuster, S P; Bloemberg, G V (2013). A well-preserved culprit. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 56(5):747-748.
Kuster, S P. Epidemiology of Influenza and Influenza-related Infections in the community and the Healthcare Setting. 2013, University of Zurich, Faculty of Medicine.
Coleman, B L; Kuster, S P; Gubbay, J; Scheifele, D; Li, Y; Low, D; Crowcroft, N; Mazzulli, T; Shi, L; Halperin, S A; Law, B; McGeer, A (2012). Immunogenicity of a half-dose of adjuvanted 2009 pandemic H1N1 influenza vaccine in adults: a prospective cohort study. European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, 31(4):591-597.
Nemeth, J; Ledergerber, B; Preiswerk, B; Nobile, A; Karrer, S; Ruef, C; Kuster, S P (2012). Multidrug-resistant bacteria in travellers hospitalized abroad: prevalence, characteristics, and influence on clinical outcome. Journal of Hospital Infection, 82(4):254-259.
Teuffel, O; Kuster, S P; Hunger, S P; Conter, V; Hitzler, J; Ethier, M C; Shah, P S; Beyene, J; Sung, L (2011). Dexamethasone versus prednisone for induction therapy in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Leukemia, 25(8):1232-1238.
Kuster, S P; Tuite, A R; Kwong, J C; McGeer, A; Fisman, D N (2011). Evaluation of coseasonality of influenza and invasive pneumococcal disease: results from prospective surveillance. PLoS Medicine, 8(6):e1001042.
Kuster, S P; Shah, P S; Coleman, B L; Lam, P P; Tong, A; Wormsbecker, A; McGeer, A (2011). Incidence of influenza in healthy adults and healthcare workers: a systematic review and meta-analysis. PLoS ONE, 6(10):e26239.
Giner, A M; Kuster, S P; Zbinden, R; Ruef, C; Ledergerber, B; Weber, R (2011). Initial management of and outcome in patients with pneumococcal bacteremia: a retrospective study at a Swiss university hospital, 2003-2009. Infection, 39(6):519-526.
Kuster, S P; Katz, K C; Blair, J; Downey, J; Drews, S J; Finkelstein, S; Fowler, R; Green, K; Gubbay, J; Hassan, K; Lapinsky, S E; Mazzulli, T; McRitchie, D; Pataki, J; Plevneshi, A; Powis, J; Rose, D; Sarabia, A; Simone, C; Simor, A; McGeer, A (2011). When should a diagnosis of influenza be considered in adults requiring intensive care unit admission? Results of population-based active surveillance in Toronto. Critical Care, 15(4):R182.
Lucke, K; Kuster, S P; Bertea, M; Ruef, C; Bloemberg, G V (2010). A deep sternal wound infection caused by Ureaplasma urealyticum. Journal of Medical Microbiology, 59(Pt 10):1254-1256.
Cusini, A; Rampini, S K; Bansal, V; Ledergerber, B; Kuster, S P; Ruef, C; Weber, R (2010). Different patterns of inappropriate antimicrobial use in surgical and medical units at a tertiary care hospital in Switzerland: a prevalence survey. PLoS ONE, 5(11):e14011.
Kuster, S P; Hasse, B; Huebner, V; Bansal, V; Zbinden, R; Ruef, C; Ledergerber, B; Weber, R (2010). Risks factors for infections with extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae at a tertiary care university hospital in Switzerland. Infection, 38(1):33-40.
Kuster, S P; Ruef, C; Ledergerber, B; Hintermann, A; Deplazes, C; Neuber, L; Weber, R (2008). Quantitative antibiotic use in hospitals: Comparison of measurements, literature review, and recommendations for a standard of reporting. Infection, 36(6):549-559.
Kuster, S P; Ruef, C; Zbinden, R; Gottschalk, J; Ledergerber, B; Neuber, L; Weber, R (2008). Stratification of cumulative antibiograms in hospitals for hospital unit, specimen type, isolate sequence and duration of hospital stay. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 62(6):1451-1461.
Kuster, S P; Ruef, C; Bollinger, A K; Ledergerber, B; Hintermann, A; Deplazes, C; Neuber, L; Weber, R (2008). Correlation between case mix index and antibiotic use in hospitals. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 62(4):837-842.
Kuster, S P; Kuster, D; Schindler, C; Rochat, M K; Braun, J; Held, L; Brändli, O (2008). Reference equations for lung function screening of healthy never-smoking adults aged 18-80 years. European Respiratory Journal, 31(4):860-868.