Daniel C. DeSimone, M.D.

  1. Infectious Disease Specialist
  2. Internist

Publications

  1. Smit J, Dalager-Pedersen M, Adelborg K, Kaasch AJ, Thomsen RW, Froslev T, Nielsen H, Schonheyder HC, Sorensen HT, Desimone CV, Desimone DC, Sogaard M. Influence of Acetylsalicylic Acid Use on Risk and Outcome of Community-Acquired Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia: A Population-Based Study. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2019 Sep; 6 (9):ofz356 Epub 2019 Sept 20
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  2. Esquer Garrigos Z, George MP, Vijayvargiya P, Tan EM, Farid S, Abu Saleh OM, Friedman PA, Steckelberg JM, DeSimone DC, Wilson WR, Baddour LM, Sohail MR. Clinical Presentation, Management, and Outcomes of Cardiovascular Implantable Electronic Device Infections Due to Gram-Negative Versus Gram-Positive Bacteria. Mayo Clin Proc. 2019 Jul; 94 (7):1268-1277 Epub 2019 Mar 17
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  3. DeSimone DC, Sohail MR, Mulpuru SK. Contemporary management of cardiac implantable electronic device infection. Heart. 2019 Jun; 105 (12):961-965 Epub 2019 Feb 12
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  4. Chakraborty T, Scharf E, DeSimone D, El Rafei A, Brinjikji W, Baddour LM, Wilson W, Steckelberg JM, Fugate JE, Wijdicks EFM, Rabinstein AA. Variable Significance of Brain MRI Findings in Infective Endocarditis and Its Effect on Surgical Decisions. Mayo Clin Proc. 2019 Jun; 94 (6):1024-1032 Epub 2019 Mar 25
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  5. Esquer Garrigos Z, Sohail MR, Greenwood-Quaintance KE, Cunningham SA, Vijayvargiya P, Fida M, Friedman PA, Mandrekar J, DeSimone DC, Baddour LM, Patel R. Molecular Approach to Diagnosis of Cardiovascular Implantable Electronic Device Infection. Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Apr 4 Epub 2019 Apr 04
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  6. Esquer Garrigos Z, George MP, Khalil S, Vijayvargiya P, Abu Saleh OM, Friedman PA, Steckelberg JM, DeSimone DC, Wilson WR, Baddour LM, Sohail MR. Predictors of Bloodstream Infection in Patients Presenting With Cardiovascular Implantable Electronic Device Pocket Infection. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2019 Apr; 6 (4):ofz084 Epub 2019 Feb 21
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  7. DeSimone DC, Sohail MR. Infection Management. Card Electrophysiol Clin. 2018 Dec; 10 (4):601-607
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  8. El Rafei A, DeSimone DC, Narichania AD, Sohail MR, Vikram HR, Li Z, Steckelberg JM, Wilson WR, Baddour LM. Comparison of Dual beta-Lactam therapy to penicillin-aminoglycoside combination in treatment of Enterococcus faecalis infective endocarditis. J Infect. 2018 Nov; 77 (5):398-404 Epub 2018 June 30
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  9. DeSimone DC, Sohail MR. Approach to Diagnosis of Cardiovascular Implantable-Electronic-Device Infection. J Clin Microbiol. 2018 Jul; 56 (7) Epub 2018 June 25
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  10. Sims JR, Anavekar NS, Chandrasekaran K, Steckelberg JM, Wilson WR, Gersh BJ, Baddour LM, DeSimone DC. Utility of cardiac computed tomography scanning in the diagnosis and pre-operative evaluation of patients with infective endocarditis. Int J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2018 Jul; 34 (7):1155-1163 Epub 2018 Feb 15
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  11. Esquer Garrigos Z, George MP, Farid S, Abu Saleh OM, Vijayvargiya P, Mahmood M, Friedman PA, Steckelberg JM, DeSimone DC, Wilson WR, Baddour LM, Sohail MR. Diagnostic evaluation and management of culture-negative cardiovascular implantable electronic device infections. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2018 May 31 [Epub ahead of print]
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  12. Sims JR, Anavekar NS, Bhatia S, O'Horo JC, Geske JB, Chandrasekaran K, Wilson WR, Baddour LM, Gersh BJ, DeSimone DC. Clinical, Radiographic, and Microbiologic Features of Infective Endocarditis in Patients With Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. Am J Cardiol. 2018 Feb 15; 121 (4):480-484 Epub 2017 Nov 23
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  13. Ebner D, Smith K, DeSimone D, Sohail MR. Cranial neuropathy and severe pain due to early disseminated Borrelia burgdorferi infection. BMJ Case Rep. 2018 Jan 23; 2018
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  14. O'Horo JC, Harper EP, El Rafei A, Ali R, DeSimone DC, Sakusic A, Abu Saleh OM, Marcelin JR, Tan EM, Rao AK, Sobel J, Tosh PK. Efficacy of Antitoxin Therapy in Treating Patients With Foodborne Botulism: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Cases, 1923-2016. Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Dec 27; 66 (suppl_1):S43-S56
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  15. Chakraborty T, Scharf E, Rabinstein AA, DeSimone D, El Rafei A, Brinjikji W, Baddour LM, Wijdicks E, Wilson W, Steckelberg JM, Fugate JE. Utility of Brain Magnetic Resonance Imaging in the Surgical Management of Infective Endocarditis. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2017 Nov; 26 (11):2527-2535 Epub 2017 June 30
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  16. DeSimone DC, Chahal AA, DeSimone CV, Asirvatham SJ, Friedman PA, Baddour LM, Sohail MR. International survey of knowledge, attitudes, and practices of cardiologists regarding prevention and management of cardiac implantable electronic device infections. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2017 Nov; 40 (11):1260-1268 Epub 2017 Sept 20
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  17. Tissot-Dupont H, Casalta JP, Gouriet F, Hubert S, Salaun E, Habib G, Fernandez-Gerlinger MP, Mainardi JL, Tattevin P, Revest M, Lucht F, Botelho-Nevers E, Gagneux-Brunon A, Snygg-Martin U, Chan KL, Bishara J, Vilacosta I, Olmos C, San Roman JA, Lopez J, Tornos P, Fernandez-Hidalgo N, Durante-Mangoni E, Utili R, Paul M, Baddour LM, DeSimone DC, Sohail MR, Steckelberg JM, Wilson WR, Raoult D. International experts' practice in the antibiotic therapy of infective endocarditis is not following the guidelines. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2017 Oct; 23 (10):736-739 Epub 2017 Mar 18
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  18. Tan EM, Nagpal A, DeSimone DC, Anderson B, Linderbaum J, De Ziel T, Li Z, Sohail MR, Cha YM, Loomis E, Espinosa R, Friedman PA, Greason K, Schiller H, Virk A, Wilson WR, Steckelberg JM, Baddour LM. Impacts of a care process model and inpatient electrophysiology service on cardiovascular implantable electronic device infections: a preliminary evaluation. J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 2017 Oct; 50 (1):117-124 Epub 2017 Aug 26
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  19. DeSimone DC, Heaton PR, Neff BA, Dao LN, Wengenack NL, Fadel HJ. A rare case of chronic otitis externa due to Mycobacterium tuberculosis. J Clin Tuberc Other Mycobact Dis. 2017 Aug; 8:13-15 Epub 2017 May 16
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  20. Tan EM, DeSimone DC, Sohail MR, Baddour LM, Wilson WR, Steckelberg JM, Virk A. Outcomes in Patients With Cardiovascular Implantable Electronic Device Infection Managed With Chronic Antibiotic Suppression. Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Jun 1; 64 (11):1516-1521
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  21. DeSimone DC, El Rafei A, Challener DW, Carr AB, Kelly JA, Rocca WA, St Sauver JL, Bock-Goodner CM, Lahr BD, Steckelberg JM, Wilson WR, Baddour LM. Effect of the American Heart Association 2007 Guidelines on the Practice of Dental Prophylaxis for the Prevention of Infective Endocarditis in Olmsted County, Minnesota. Mayo Clin Proc. 2017 May 10 [Epub ahead of print]
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  22. DeSimone DC, Tande AJ. Infection of an axillo-bifemoral bypass graft following intravesical bacillus Calmette–Guerin (BCG) immunotherapy for urothelial cancer due to Mycobacterium bovis and Staphylococcus aureus Journal of Clinical Tuberculosis and Other Mycobacterial Diseases. 2016; 5: 1-3.
  23. DeSimone DC, Heaton PR, Neff BA, Dao LN, Wengenack NL, Fadel HJ. A rare case of chronic otitis externa due to mycobacterium tuberculosis Journal of Clinical Tuberculosis and Other Mycobacterial Diseases. 2017; 8:13-5.
  24. DeSimone DC, Tande AJ. Infection of an axillo-bifemoral bypass graft following intravesical bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG) immunotherapy for urothelial cancer due to Mycobacterium bovis and Staphylococcus aureus. J Clin Tuberc Other Mycobact Dis. 2016 Dec; 5:1-3 Epub 2016 Sept 16
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  25. DeSimone DC, Sohail MR. Management of bacteremia in patients living with cardiovascular implantable electronic devices. Heart Rhythm. 2016 Nov; 13 (11):2247-2252 Epub 2016 Aug 19
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  26. Miranda WR, Connolly HM, Bonnichsen CR, DeSimone DC, Dearani JA, Maleszewski JJ, Greason KL, Wilson WR, Baddour LM. Prosthetic pulmonary valve and pulmonary conduit endocarditis: clinical, microbiological and echocardiographic features in adults. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2016 Aug; 17 (8):936-43 Epub 2016 May 08
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  27. El Rafei A, Desimone DC, Sohail MR, Desimone CV, Steckelberg JM, Wilson WR, Baddour LM. Cardiovascular Implantable Electronic Device Infections due to Propionibacterium Species. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2016 Jun; 39 (6):522-30 Epub 2016 Apr 22
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  28. Katan O, Michelena HI, Avierinos JF, Mahoney DW, DeSimone DC, Baddour LM, Suri RM, Enriquez-Sarano M. Incidence and Predictors of Infective Endocarditis in Mitral Valve Prolapse: A Population-Based Study. Mayo Clin Proc. 2016 Mar; 91 (3):336-42 Epub 2016 Feb 05
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  29. El Rafei A, DeSimone DC, DeSimone CV, Lahr BD, Steckelberg JM, Sohail MR, Wilson WR, Baddour LM. Beta-haemolytic streptococcal endocarditis: clinical presentation, management and outcomes. Infect Dis (Lond). 2016; 48: (5)373-8.
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  30. Miranda WR, Connolly HM, DeSimone DC, Phillips SD, Wilson WR, Sohail MR, Steckelberg JM, Baddour LM. Infective Endocarditis Involving the Pulmonary Valve. Am J Cardiol. 2015 Dec 15; 116: (12)1928-31.
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  31. DeSimone DC, Tleyjeh IM, Correa de Sa DD, Anavekar NS, Lahr BD, Sohail MR, Steckelberg JM, Wilson WR, Baddour LM. Temporal trends in infective endocarditis epidemiology from 2007 to 2013 in Olmsted County, MN. Am Heart J. 2015 Oct; 170 (4):830-6 Epub 2015 July 17
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  32. DeSimone DC, DeSimone CV, Tleyjeh IM, Correa de Sa DD, Anavekar NS, Lahr BD, Sohail MR, Steckelberg JM, Wilson WR, Baddour LM. Association of Mitral Valve Prolapse With Infective Endocarditis Due to Viridans Group Streptococci. Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Aug 15; 61 (4):623-5 Epub 2015 May 11
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  33. DeSimone DC, Tleyjeh IM, Correa de Sa DD, Anavekar NS, Lahr BD, Sohail MR, Steckelberg JM, Wilson WR, Baddour LM, Mayo Cardiovascular Infections Study Group. Incidence of Infective Endocarditis Due to Viridans Group Streptococci Before and After the 2007 American Heart Association's Prevention Guidelines: An Extended Evaluation of the Olmsted County, Minnesota, Population and Nationwide Inpatient Sample. Mayo Clin Proc. 2015 Jul; 90 (7):874-81
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  34. Desimone CV, Nkomo VT, Desimone DC, Keenan LR, Enriquez-Sarano M, Asirvatham SJ. An approach to the stepwise management of severe mitral regurgitation with optimal cardiac pacemaker function. Indian Pacing Electrophysiol J. 2014 Mar; 14 (2):75-8 Epub 2014 Mar 12
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  35. DeSimone CV, Friedman PA, Noheria A, Patel NA, DeSimone DC, Bdeir S, Aakre CA, Vaidya VR, Slusser JP, Hodge DO, Ackerman MJ, Rabinstein AA, Asirvatham SJ. Stroke or transient ischemic attack in patients with transvenous pacemaker or defibrillator and echocardiographically detected patent foramen ovale. Circulation. 2013 Sep 24; 128: (13)1433-41.
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  36. DeSimone DC, Baddour LM, Lahr BD, Chung HH, Wilson WR, Steckelberg JM, Mayo Cardiovascular Infections Study Group. Euthermic endocarditis. PLoS One. 2013; 8 (11):e80144 Epub 2013 Nov 11
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  37. DeSimone CV, DeSimone DC, Patel NA, Friedman PA, Asirvatham SJ. Implantable cardiac devices with patent foramen ovale--a risk factor for cardioembolic stroke? J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 2012 Nov; 35 (2):159-62 Epub 2012 Aug 07
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  38. Desimone DC, Tleyjeh IM, Correa de Sa DD, Anavekar NS, Lahr BD, Sohail MR, Steckelberg JM, Wilson WR, Baddour LM, Mayo Cardiovascular Infections Study Group. Incidence of infective endocarditis caused by viridans group streptococci before and after publication of the 2007 American Heart Association's endocarditis prevention guidelines. Circulation. 2012 Jul 3; 126 (1):60-4 Epub 2012 June 11
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