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Dr. Sweta Shah

Consultant - Laboratory Medicine
MBBS, MD (Microbiology), Certificate in Infectious Disease

Expertise

Antibiotic Resistance, Rapid Diagnostic Tests, Infection Prevention and Control, NABL Assessor, CAP Inspector

Services Offered

Bacteriology, Mycobacteriology, Infectious Immunology, Molecular Microbiology

Languages spoken

Hindi, English, Marathi, Gujarati

Past experience of 8 years at Saifee Hospital and Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and Hospital.

KDAH Experience:

Associated with KDAH since 7 Years.

Publications :

  • Sweta Shah, Tanu Singhal, Reshma Naik, A 4-year prospective study to determine the incidence and microbial etiology of surgical site infections at a private tertiary care hospital in Mumbai, India. American Journal of Infection Control , Volume 43 (2015) , Issue 1 , 59 - 62
  • Singhal T, Shah S, Naik R. Outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia complex bacteremia in a chemotherapy day care unit due to intrinsic contamination of an antiemetic drug. Indian J Med Microbiol. 2015 Jan-Mar; 33(1):117-9.
  • Pooja G Shah, Sweta Shah, Sheela D Kamat, Dileep V Kamat, Colistin-carbapenem Combination Therapy Against Carbapenem Resistant Gram Negative Bacilli Infections: Clinical and an in Vitro Synergy Study. International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Vol 6, Issue 10, 2014
  • Víctor Daniel Rosenthal, Dennis George Maki, Yatin Mehta et al. International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortiu (INICC) report, Data summary of 43 countries for 2007-2012. Device-associated module American Journal of Infection Control 42 (2014) 942-56
  • Ebola Virus Disease: Are We Prepared? Journal of the association of physicians of India  Vol 62, September, 2014
  • Impact of an International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium multidimensional approach on central line-associated bloodstream infection rates in adult intensive care units in eight cities in India International Journal of Infectious Diseases 17 (2013) e1218–e1224
  • Hand hygiene and health care associated infections: What, why and how Pediatric Infectious Disease - July 2013 (Vol. 5, Issue 3, Pages 130-134, DOI: 10.1016/j.pid.2013.08.001)
  • Prospective Evaluation of 2% (W/V) Alcoholic Chlorhexidine Gluconate as an Antiseptic Agent for Blood Donor Arm Preparation.  Accepted by Asian Journal of Transfusion Sciences as an original article.
  • Effectiveness of a Multidimensional Approach for Prevention of Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia in 21 Adult Intensive Care Units from 10 cities of India: Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Epidemiol Infect – 2013
  • Surgical Site Infections, International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) Report, Data Summary of 30 Countries, 2005-2010. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol, 2013. 34: p. 597-604. – 2013
  • Findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) Part II: Impact of a multidimensional Strategy to Reduce Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia in Neonatal Intensive Care Units in ten developing countries. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2012 Jul;33(7):704-10 – 2012
  • International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) Report, Data Summary of 36 Countries, for 2004-2009. Am J Infect Control Jun; 40(5):396-407 – 2011
  • Salmonella enteritidis meningitis - a case report. Indian J Med Microbiol.2001 Jul-Sep;19(3):151-2

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