Steven S. Spires, M.D.

Assistant Professor

steven.s.spires@vanderbilt.edu
Faculty Appointments
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Education
M.D., Mercer University, Macon, GeorgiaB.S., Biology, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia
Publications
Spires SS, Talbot HK, Pope CA, Talbot TR. Paramyxovirus Outbreak in a Long-Term Care Facility: The Challenges of Implementing Infection Control Practices in a Congregate Setting. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol [print-electronic]. 2017 Apr; 38(4): 399-404. PMID: 28065183, PII: S0899823X16003160, DOI: 10.1017/ice.2016.316, ISSN: 1559-6834.

Spires SS. CORR Insights(®): Does Preadmission Cutaneous Chlorhexidine Preparation Reduce Surgical Site Infections After Total Hip Arthroplasty?. Clin. Orthop. Relat. Res [print-electronic]. 2016 Jul; 474(7): 1589-91. PMID: 26987865, PMCID: PMC4887371, PII: 10.1007/s11999-016-4796-1, DOI: 10.1007/s11999-016-4796-1, ISSN: 1528-1132.

Pettit AC, Kropski JA, Castilho JL, Schmitz JE, Rauch CA, Mobley BC, Wang XJ, Spires SS, Pugh ME. The index case for the fungal meningitis outbreak in the United States. N. Engl. J. Med [print-electronic]. 2012 Nov 11/29/2012; 367(22): 2119-25. PMID: 23083311, DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1212292, ISSN: 1533-4406.