Research Departments & Organizations
Dr. Quagliarello is a nationally recognized investigator in the pathophysiology and management of meningitis, and the prognostic classification and management of endocarditis. For the past several years, his scholarship has focused on infections among older adults as an NIH R01 funded principal investigator and a recipient of an NIH K07 Academic Leadership Award to mentor trainees at the postdoctoral and junior faculty level to develop interdisciplinary research at the interface of Infectious Diseases and Geriatrics.
Specialized Terms: Observational research methods for understanding infectious disease
Dissemination of Neisseria meningitis
Quagliarello V. Dissemination of Neisseria meningitis. N Engl J Med 2011;364:1573-5. 2011
The ability of virulence factor expression by Pseudomonas aeruginosa to predict clinical disease in hospitalized patients.
Ledizet M, Murray TS, Puttagunta S, Slade MD, Quagliarello VJ, Kazmierczak BI. The ability of virulence factor expression by Pseudomonas aeruginosa to predict clinical disease in hospitalized patients. PloS One 2012, 7:e49578. 2012
Trends in hospitalization rates and outcomes of endocarditis among Medicare beneficiaries.
Bikdeli B, Wang Y, Kim N, Desai MM, Quagliarello V, Krumholz HM. Trends in hospitalization rates and outcomes of endocarditis among Medicare beneficiaries. Journal Of The American College Of Cardiology 2013, 62:2217-26. 2013