Associate Professor
Clinical Lab Sci

Office: 510 930 Madison Building
930 Madison Avenue
Memphis Tn 38163
Tel: (901) 448-6329


  1. Waterer, GW, Baselski, VS, Wunderink, RG. Legionella and community-acquired pneumonia: a review of current diagnostic tests from a clinician's viewpoint. Am J Med, 110 (1), 41-8, 2001.
  2. Baselski, VS. The role of molecular diagnostics in the clinical microbiology laboratory. Clin Lab Med, 16 (1), 49-60, 1996.
  3. Mercer, BM, Taylor, MC, Fricke, JL, Baselski, VS, Sibai, BM. The accuracy and patient preference for self-collected group B Streptococcus cultures. Am J Obstet Gynecol, 173 (4), 1325-8, 1995.
  4. Croce, MA, Fabian, TC, Shaw, B, Stewart, RM, Pritchard, FE, Minard, G, Kudsk, KA, Baselski, VS. Analysis of charges associated with diagnosis of nosocomial pneumonia: can routine bronchoscopy be justified. J Trauma, 37 (5), 721-7, 1994.
  5. Baselski, VS, Wunderink, RG. Bronchoscopic diagnosis of pneumonia. Clin Microbiol Rev, 7 (4), 533-58, 1994.
  6. Baselski, VS, el-Torky, M, Coalson, JJ, Griffin, JP. The standardization of criteria for processing and interpreting laboratory specimens in patients with suspected ventilator-associated pneumonia. Chest, 102 (5 Suppl 1), 571S-579S, 1992.
  7. Baselski, VS, Robison, MK, Pifer, LW, Woods, DR. Rapid detection of Pneumocystis carinii in bronchoalveolar lavage samples by using Cellufluor staining. J Clin Microbiol, 28 (2), 393-4, 1990.
  8. Ryan, GM, Abdella, TN, McNeeley, SG, Baselski, VS, Drummond, DE. Chlamydia trachomatis infection in pregnancy and effect of treatment on outcome. Am J Obstet Gynecol, 162 (1), 34-9, 1990.
  9. Baddour, LM, Baselski, VS. Pneumonia due to Aeromonas hydrophila-complex: epidemiologic, clinical, and microbiologic features. South Med J, 81 (4), 461-3, 1988.