Robert H. Latham, M.D.

Associate Professor of Clinical

robert.h.latham@vanderbilt.edu
Faculty Appointments
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Education
M.D., Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TennesseeB.A., Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee
Office Address
St Thomas Medical Center
Nashville, TN 37202
Publications
Latham RH. Bipolaris spicifera meningitis complicating a neurosurgerical procedure. Scand. J. Infect. Dis. 2000; 32(1): 102-3. PMID: 10716091, ISSN: 0036-5548.

Latham RH, Schaffner W. Rocky Mountain spotted (and spotless) fever. Compr Ther. 1992 Dec; 18(12): 18-21. PMID: 1493673, ISSN: 0098-8243.

Ukwu HN, Graham BS, Latham RH. Acute pubic osteomyelitis in athletes. Clin. Infect. Dis. 1992 Oct; 15(4): 636-8. PMID: 1420676, ISSN: 1058-4838.

Latham RH. Medical therapy versus early surgical intervention in patients with endocarditis and vegetations seen on echocardiography. South. Med. J. 1991 Nov; 84(11): 1347-51. PMID: 1948220, ISSN: 0038-4348.

Latham RH, Mason TE. Suppurative tissue reaction in a patient with disseminated Mycobacterium avium-intracellulare infection. South. Med. J. 1991 Jun; 84(6): 802-3. PMID: 2052982, ISSN: 0038-4348.

Stapleton A, Latham RH, Johnson C, Stamm WE. Postcoital antimicrobial prophylaxis for recurrent urinary tract infection. A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. JAMA. 1990 Aug 8/8/1990; 264(6): 703-6. PMID: 2197450, ISSN: 0098-7484.

Hooton TM, Latham RH, Wong ES, Johnson C, Roberts PL, Stamm WE. Ofloxacin versus trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole for treatment of acute cystitis. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 1989 Aug; 33(8): 1308-12. PMID: 2802557, PMCID: PMC172645, ISSN: 0066-4804.

Johnston JM, Latham RH, Meier FA, Green JA, Boshard R, Mooney BR, Edelstein PH. Nosocomial outbreak of Legionnaires' disease: molecular epidemiology and disease control measures. Infect Control. 1987 Feb; 8(2): 53-8. PMID: 3030951, ISSN: 0195-9417.

Robinson EN, Latham RH. A factitious case of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. Sex Transm Dis. 1987 Jan; 14(1): 54-7. PMID: 3563832, ISSN: 0148-5717.

McGee ZA, Latham RH, Robinson EN. Molecular mechanisms of interaction of mucosal pathogens with human mucosal surfaces. Pediatr Infect Dis. 1986 Jan; 5(1 Suppl): S83-7. PMID: 2868450, ISSN: 0277-9730.

Latham RH, Wong ES, Larson A, Coyle M, Stamm WE. Laboratory diagnosis of urinary tract infection in ambulatory women. JAMA. 1985 Dec 12/20/1985; 254(23): 3333-6. PMID: 3906157, ISSN: 0098-7484.

Fihn SD, Latham RH, Roberts P, Running K, Stamm WE. Association between diaphragm use and urinary tract infection. JAMA. 1985 Jul 7/12/1985; 254(2): 240-5. PMID: 3999367, ISSN: 0098-7484.

Latham RH. Urinary tract infections and the urethral syndrome in adult women: pathogenesis, diagnosis, and therapy. Emerg. Med. Clin. North Am. 1985 Feb; 3(1): 75-86. PMID: 3902456, ISSN: 0733-8627.

Latham RH, Zeleznik D, Minshew BH, Schoenknecht FD, Stamm WE. Staphylococcus saprophyticus beta-lactamase production and disk diffusion susceptibility testing for three beta-lactam antimicrobial agents. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 1984 Nov; 26(5): 670-2. PMID: 6335018, PMCID: PMC179991, ISSN: 0066-4804.

Latham RH, Stamm WE. Role of fimbriated Escherichia coli in urinary tract infections in adult women: correlation with localization studies. J. Infect. Dis. 1984 Jun; 149(6): 835-40. PMID: 6145744, ISSN: 0022-1899.

Latham RH, Stamm WE. Urethral syndrome in women. Urol. Clin. North Am. 1984 Feb; 11(1): 95-101. PMID: 6369709, ISSN: 0094-0143.

Latham RH, Running K, Stamm WE. Urinary tract infections in young adult women caused by Staphylococcus saprophyticus. JAMA. 1983 Dec 12/9/1983; 250(22): 3063-6. PMID: 6644988, ISSN: 0098-7484.

Latham RH, Grootes-Reuvecamp GA, Zeleznik D, Stamm WE. Use of a novobiocin-containing medium for isolation of Staphylococcus saprophyticus from urine. J. Clin. Microbiol. 1983 Jun; 17(6): 1161-2. PMID: 6874908, PMCID: PMC272820, ISSN: 0095-1137.

Latham RH, Haslam BT, Dewitt C, Skolnick M, Smith CB. Histocompatibility leukocyte antigens in patients with toxic-shock syndrome [letter]. J. Infect. Dis. 1983 Apr; 147(4): 783. PMID: 6573429, ISSN: 0022-1899.

Latham RH, Kehrberg MW, Jacobson JA, Smith CB. Toxic shock syndrome in Utah: a case-control and surveillance study. Ann. Intern. Med. 1982 Jun; 96(6 Pt 2): 906-8. PMID: 7091965, ISSN: 0003-4819.

Smith CB, Noble V, Bensch R, Ahlin PA, Jacobson JA, Latham RH. Bacterial flora of the vagina during the menstrual cycle: findings in users of tampons, napkins, and sea sponges. Ann. Intern. Med. 1982 Jun; 96(6 Pt 2): 948-51. PMID: 7046549, ISSN: 0003-4819.

Latham RH, Schable CA. Foodborne hepatitis A at a family reunion use of IgM-specific hepatitis a serologic testing. Am. J. Epidemiol. 1982 May; 115(5): 640-5. PMID: 6282115, ISSN: 0002-9262.

Kehrberg MW, Latham RH, Haslam BT, Hightower A, Tanner M, Jacobson JA, Barbour AG, Noble V, Smith CB. Risk factors for staphylococcal toxic-shock syndrome. Am. J. Epidemiol. 1981 Dec; 114(6): 873-9. PMID: 7315834, ISSN: 0002-9262.

Latham RH, Kaiser AB, Dupont WD, Dan BB. Chronic pulmonary histoplasmosis following the excavation of a bird roost. Am. J. Med. 1980 Apr; 68(4): 504-8. PMID: 7189322, PII: 0002-9343(80)90293-4, ISSN: 0002-9343.