Walid Khayr, MD

Medical Director and Professor
Physician Assistant Program

Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
College of Health Professions
3333 Green Bay Road
North Chicago, IL 60064
Phone: 847.578.8302
Fax: 847.578.8690
Recent Publications

Cherubin C, Appleman M, Heseltine P, Khayr W and Stratton C. Epidemiology spectrum and Current Treatment of Listeriosis.  Review of Infectious Diseases.  1991; 13:1108-1114.

Andersen, B and Khayr W.  Tetanus:  Diagnosis and Treatment.  Hospital Medicine.  1991; 27:44-56

Cherubin C and Khayr W.  Clinical Syndromes of Human Listeriosis.  Infectious Diseases Newsletter.  1991; 10:35-37.

Khayr W R, Cherubin C E and Bleck T P. Listeriosis:  Review of a Protean Disease.  Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice.  1992; 1:291-298.

Hershow R, Khayr W and Smith N A.  Comparison of Clinical Virulence of Nosocomial Acquired Methicillin-Resistant and Methicillin-Sensitive Staphylococcus aureus Infections in a University Hospital, Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology.  1992; 13587-598.

Alva E, Khayr W. Candida druseeei Sinusitis:  A Brief Report.  American Journal of Therapeutics.  1998; 5:121-123.

Hershow R, Khayr W and Schreckenberger P  Ciprofloxacin Resistance in Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a University Hospital.  American Journal of Therapeutics.  1998; 5:287-94

Khayr W, Snow K, Woodford M, Spillarddd K, Siebert A, Westrick K.  Clostridium difficile -Associated Diarrhea in Acute and Long Term Care Facilities.  American Journal of Therapeutics.  1998; 5:287-94

Khayr W  Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome:  Epidemiology, Pathogenesis and Treatment.  Hospital Medicine, 1999; 35:37-40

Gluck H, Ssorresso DJ, Khayr WF.  Antibiotic Usage in the Intensive Care Unit.  Hospital Physician, Critical Care Medicine Board Review Manual.  1999; 4; 1-10.

Khayr W, Waiter L  Epidemiology of Ciprofloxacin-Resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa in a VA Hospital.  American Journal of Therapeutics.  2000; 7:309-12. 1996.

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