PATRICIA JOAN CHESNEY, M.D., B.A.

Professor
Pediatrics-Infectious Disease

Office: 604R LE BONHEUR RESEARCH CENTER
50 NORTH DUNLAP STREET
MEMPHIS TN 381030000
Tel: (901) 287-5617
jchesney@uthsc.edu

Education

  • M.D., McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, Medicine
  • B.A., University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, n/a

Publications

  1. Rodriguez, CA, Atkinson, R, Bitar, W, Whitney, CG, Edwards, KM, Mitchell, L, Li, J, Sublett, J, Li, CS, Liu, T, Chesney, PJ, Tuomanen, EI. Tolerance to vancomycin in pneumococci: detection with a molecular marker and assessment of clinical impact. J Infect Dis, 190 (8), 1481-7, 2004.
  2. Chesney, RW, Chesney, PJ. Women pediatricians: can facts shed light on prejudices and myths. J Pediatr, 144 (4), 413-4, 2004.
  3. Chesney, PJ. Nontuberculous mycobacteria. Pediatr Rev, 23 (9), 300-9, 2002.
  4. Tutor, JD, Schoumacher, RA, Chesney, PJ. Chylothorax associated with histoplasmosis in a child. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 19 (3), 262-3, 2000.
  5. McCullers, JA, Facchini, S, Chesney, PJ, Webster, RG. Influenza B virus encephalitis. Clin Infect Dis, 28 (4), 898-900, 1999.
  6. Daw, NC, Wilimas, JA, Wang, WC, Presbury, GJ, Joyner, RE, Harris, SC, Davis, Y, Chen, G, Chesney, PJ. Nasopharyngeal carriage of penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in children with sickle cell disease. Pediatrics, 99 (4), E7, 1997.
  7. English, BK, Chesney, PJ. Infections due to drug-resistant pneumococci, enterococci, and Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Pediatr Ann, 25 (9), 502-10, 1996.
  8. Chesney, PJ, Davis, Y, English, BK, Wang, WC. Occurrence of Streptococcus pneumoniae meningitis during vancomycin and cefotaxime therapy of septicemia in a patient with sickle cell disease. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 14 (11), 1013-5, 1995.
  9. Chesney, PJ, Wilimas, JA, Presbury, G, Abbasi, S, Leggiadro, RJ, Davis, Y, Day, SW, Schutze, GE, Wang, WC. Penicillin- and cephalosporin-resistant strains of Streptococcus pneumoniae causing sepsis and meningitis in children with sickle cell disease. J Pediatr, 127 (4), 526-32, 1995.
  10. Abbasi, S, Chesney, PJ. Pulmonary manifestations of cat-scratch disease; a case report and review of the literature. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 14 (6), 547-8, 1995.
  11. Robertson, KR, James, DH, Chesney, PJ, Leggiadro, RJ. Radiological cases of the month. Case 2. Miliary pulmonary histoplasmosis in an immunologically normal child. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med, 148 (8), 833-4, 1994.
  12. Chesney, PJ. Cervical adenopathy. Pediatr Rev, 15 (7), 276-84; quiz 285, 1994.
  13. Leggiadro, RJ, Barrett, FF, Chesney, PJ, Davis, Y, Tenover, FC. Invasive pneumococci with high level penicillin and cephalosporin resistance at a mid-south children's hospital. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 13 (4), 320-2, 1994.
  14. Wilimas, JA, Flynn, PM, Harris, S, Day, SW, Smith, R, Chesney, PJ, Rodman, JH, Eguiguren, JM, Fairclough, DL, Wang, WC. A randomized study of outpatient treatment with ceftriaxone for selected febrile children with sickle cell disease. N Engl J Med, 329 (7), 472-6, 1993.
  15. Sloas, MM, Barrett, FF, Chesney, PJ, English, BK, Hill, BC, Tenover, FC, Leggiadro, RJ. Cephalosporin treatment failure in penicillin- and cephalosporin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae meningitis. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 11 (8), 662-6, 1992.
  16. Sixbey, JW, Shirley, P, Chesney, PJ, Buntin, DM, Resnick, L. Detection of a second widespread strain of Epstein-Barr virus. Lancet, 2 (8666), 761-5, 1989.
  17. Chesney, PJ, Chesney, RW. Hemorrhagic shock and encephalopathy: reflections about a new devastating disorder that affects normal children. J Pediatr, 114 (2), 254-6, 1989.
  18. Chesney, PJ. Clinical aspects and spectrum of illness of toxic shock syndrome: overview. Rev Infect Dis, 11 Suppl 1, S1-7, 1989.