Patrick J Gavin

Summary

Affiliation: Children's Memorial Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Fatal endocarditis in a neonate caused by the dematiaceous fungus Phialemonium obovatum: case report and review of the literature
    Patrick J Gavin
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois 60614, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 40:2207-12. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Intravenous ribavirin treatment for severe adenovirus disease in immunocompromised children
    Patrick J Gavin
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Memorial Hospital and Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois 60614, USA
    Pediatrics 110:e9. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Neural larva migrans caused by the raccoon roundworm Baylisascaris procyonis
    Patrick J Gavin
    Children s Memorial Hospital and Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 21:971-5. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Raccoon roundworm (Baylisascaris procyonis)
    Patrick J Gavin
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:651-2. 2003
  5. pmc Microbiologic surveillance using nasal cultures alone is sufficient for detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates in neonates
    Kamaljit Singh
    Northwestern Memorial Hospital Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 41:2755-7. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Management of outbreaks of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection in the neonatal intensive care unit: a consensus statement
    Susan I Gerber
    Chicago Department of Public Health, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:139-45. 2006
  7. pmc Baylisascariasis
    Patrick J Gavin
    Microbiology and Infectious Diseases Research, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Clin Microbiol Rev 18:703-18. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Cerebrospinal fluid cytology in seasonal epidemic West Nile virus meningo-encephalitis
    Ajay Rawal
    Department of Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston, Illinois, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 34:127-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Fulminant fatal toxic shock syndrome with Staphylococcus aureus
    Amanda L Wilson
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 25:225-6. 2007

Collaborators

  • Stanford T Shulman
  • Tina Q Tan
  • Deanna A Sutton
  • Roderick C Jones
  • Janet A Englund
  • Mark S Dworkin
  • Amanda L Wilson
  • Richard B Thomson
  • Ajay Rawal
  • Susan I Gerber
  • Thomas Vescio
  • Gary A Noskin
  • Kamaljit Singh
  • Michael W Kaufman
  • Mary V Scott
  • James B McAuley
  • Daniel C Johnson
  • Stacy L Pur
  • Mala B Filippell
  • Judith L Bova
  • Joel S Price
  • Charles D Sturgis
  • Adrienne G Fisher
  • Sylvia Garcia-Houchins
  • Stephen G Weber
  • Terri Rearick
  • Mary Alice Lavin
  • Anne H Molloy
  • Paul M Arnow
  • Sharon F Welbel
  • Laura Bardowski
  • Mary Beth Fry
  • Teresa Chou
  • Richard B Thomson Jr
  • Lance R Peterson
  • Ruth B Deddish
  • Adrienne Fisher

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Fatal endocarditis in a neonate caused by the dematiaceous fungus Phialemonium obovatum: case report and review of the literature
    Patrick J Gavin
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois 60614, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 40:2207-12. 2002
    ..Thus, the diagnosis and treatment of unusual fungal pathogens present a significant challenge to clinicians and microbiologists alike. Early referral of such isolates to a specialist reference laboratory is advisable...
  2. ncbi request reprint Intravenous ribavirin treatment for severe adenovirus disease in immunocompromised children
    Patrick J Gavin
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Memorial Hospital and Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois 60614, USA
    Pediatrics 110:e9. 2002
    ..The most common adverse effect of intravenous ribavirin is reversible mild anemia. The use of cidofovir in severe adenovirus infection has been limited by adverse effects, the most significant of which is nephrotoxicity...
  3. ncbi request reprint Neural larva migrans caused by the raccoon roundworm Baylisascaris procyonis
    Patrick J Gavin
    Children s Memorial Hospital and Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 21:971-5. 2002
    ..procyonis infection live in proximity to humans, which suggests that the risk of human infection is probably substantial. In the absence of effective treatment, prevention of infection remains the most important public health strategy...
  4. ncbi request reprint Raccoon roundworm (Baylisascaris procyonis)
    Patrick J Gavin
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:651-2. 2003
  5. pmc Microbiologic surveillance using nasal cultures alone is sufficient for detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates in neonates
    Kamaljit Singh
    Northwestern Memorial Hospital Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 41:2755-7. 2003
    ..There were no positive umbilical samples...
  6. ncbi request reprint Management of outbreaks of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection in the neonatal intensive care unit: a consensus statement
    Susan I Gerber
    Chicago Department of Public Health, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:139-45. 2006
    ..To better understand these issues on a regional level, the CDPH and the Evanston Department of Health and Human Services (EDHHS; Evanston, Illinois) began an investigation...
  7. pmc Baylisascariasis
    Patrick J Gavin
    Microbiology and Infectious Diseases Research, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Clin Microbiol Rev 18:703-18. 2005
    ..In the absence of early diagnosis or effective treatment, prevention of infection is the most important public health measure...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cerebrospinal fluid cytology in seasonal epidemic West Nile virus meningo-encephalitis
    Ajay Rawal
    Department of Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston, Illinois, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 34:127-9. 2006
    ..Relative lymphocyte proportions increased from a mean of 39 to 48% after 3 days of illness. WNV should be considered as a potential etiology of infectious CSF pleocytosis in the North American late summer and early fall seasons...
  9. ncbi request reprint Fulminant fatal toxic shock syndrome with Staphylococcus aureus
    Amanda L Wilson
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 25:225-6. 2007