Medicine-Infectious Disease
Medicine-Infectious Diseases

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  1. Gelfand, MS, Cleveland, KO, Heck, RK, Goswami, R. Pathological fracture in acute osteomyelitis of long bones secondary to community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: two cases and review of the literature. Am J Med Sci, 332 (6), 357-60, 2006.
  2. Goswami, R, Cleveland, KO, Gelfand, MS. Evolving infectious aortitis caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae. South Med J, 97 (10), 1004-6, 2004.
  3. Gelfand, MS, Cleveland, KO. Vancomycin therapy and the progression of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus vertebral osteomyelitis. South Med J, 97 (6), 593-7, 2004.
  4. Gelfand, MS. West Nile virus infection. What you need to know about this emerging threat. Postgrad Med, 114 (1), 31-8; quiz 26, 2003.
  5. Demeter, A, Gelfand, MS. Abdominal pain and fever--an unusual presentation of meningococcemia. Clin Infect Dis, 28 (6), 1327, 1999.
  6. Gelfand, MS, Cleveland, KO, Campagna, C, Zolyomi, A. Meningococcal cellulitis and sialadenitis. South Med J, 91 (3), 287-8, 1998.
  7. Bertorini, TE, Gelfand, MS, O'Brien, TF. Encephalopathy due to capillary leak syndrome. South Med J, 90 (10), 1060-2, 1997.
  8. Bertorini, TE, Nance, AM, Horner, LH, Greene, W, Gelfand, MS, Jaster, JH. Complications of intravenous gammaglobulin in neuromuscular and other diseases. Muscle Nerve, 19 (3), 388-91, 1996.
  9. Fahhoum, J, Gelfand, MS. Peritonitis due to Penicillium sp in a patient receiving continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis. South Med J, 89 (1), 87-8, 1996.
  10. Gelfand, MS, Cook, DM. Streptococcal meningitis as a complication of diagnostic myelography: medicolegal aspects. Clin Infect Dis, 22 (1), 130-2, 1996.
  11. Cleveland, KO, Gelfand, MS. Invasive staphylococcal infections complicating percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty: three cases and review. Clin Infect Dis, 21 (1), 93-6, 1995.
  12. Simmons, BP, Gelfand, MS, Grogan, J, Craft, B. Cefotaxime twice daily versus ceftriaxone once daily. A randomized controlled study in patients with serious infections. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis, 22 (1-2), 155-7, 1995.
  13. Gelfand, MS, Abolnik, IZ. Streptococcal meningitis complicating diagnostic myelography: three cases and review. Clin Infect Dis, 20 (3), 582-7, 1995.
  14. Gelfand, MS, Cleveland, KO, Lancaster, D, Corbett, CE, Florendo, NT. Adenovirus parotitis in patients with AIDS. Clin Infect Dis, 19 (6), 1045-8, 1994.
  15. Gelfand, MS, Yunus, F, White, FL. Bone marrow granulomas, fever, pancytopenia, and lupus-like syndrome due to tocainide. South Med J, 87 (8), 839-41, 1994.
  16. Gelfand, MS, Simmons, BP, Craft, RB, Grogan, J, Amarshi, N. A sequential study of intravenous and oral fleroxacin in the treatment of complicated urinary tract infection. Am J Med, 94 (3A), 126S-130S, 1993.
  17. Gelfand, MS, Threlkeld, MG. Subacute bacterial endocarditis secondary to Streptococcus pneumoniae. Am J Med, 93 (1), 91-3, 1992.
  18. Simmons, BP, Gelfand, MS, Roberts, GD. Nocardia otitidiscaviarum (caviae) infection in a heart transplant patient presented as having a thigh abscess (Madura thigh). J Heart Lung Transplant, 11 (4 Pt 1), 824-6, 1992.
  19. Gelfand, MS, Bakhtian, BJ, Simmons, BP. Spinal sepsis due to Streptococcus milleri: two cases and review. Rev Infect Dis, 13 (4), 559-63, 1991.
  20. Gelfand, MS, Cole, FH, Baskin, RC. Invasive pulmonary penicilliosis: successful therapy with amphotericin B. South Med J, 83 (6), 701-4, 1990.
  21. Gelfand, MS, McGee, ZA, Kaiser, AB, Tally, FP, Moses, J. Candidal meningitis following bacterial meningitis. South Med J, 83 (5), 567-70, 1990.
  22. Woodall, WC, Bertorini, TE, Bakhtian, BJ, Gelfand, MS. Spinal arachnoiditis with Cryptococcus neoformans in a nonimmunocompromised child. Pediatr Neurol, 6 (3), 206-8, 1990.
  23. Gelfand, MS, Simmons, BP, Schoettle, P, Harrington, OB, Martin, F, Owen, EW, Craft, RB, Amarshi, N. Cefamandole versus cefonicid prophylaxis in cardiovascular surgery: a prospective study. Ann Thorac Surg, 49 (3), 435-9, 1990.
  24. Gelfand, MS, Hodgkiss, T, Simmons, BP. Multiple hepatic abscesses caused by Streptococcus milleri in association with an intrauterine device. Rev Infect Dis, 11 (6), 983-7, 1989.
  25. Gelfand, MS, Simmons, BP, Craft, RB, Grogan, JT. Clinical study of intravenous and oral ciprofloxacin in complicated bacterial infections. Am J Med, 87 (5A), 235S-237S, 1989.
  26. Gelfand, MS, Grogan, JT, Haas, MJ. In vitro comparison of cefoperazone/sulbactam with selected antimicrobials against 300 bacteroides isolates. Inhibitory activity and time-kill kinetic studies. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis, 12 (5), 421-8, 1989.
  27. Simmons, BP, Gelfand, MS, Haas, M, Metts, L, Ferguson, J. Enterobacter sakazakii infections in neonates associated with intrinsic contamination of a powdered infant formula. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol, 10 (9), 398-401, 1989.
  28. Gelfand, MS. Candida tropicalis. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol, 10 (6), 280-3, 1989.
  29. Gelfand, MS, Lawson, RD, Baucom, W. Ticarcillin-clavulanate therapy for infections with ticarcillin-resistant microorganisms. South Med J, 82 (4), 433-7, 1989.