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Gordon M. Trenholme, MD

  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine
Board Certification:
  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine
Faculty Rank: Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: Marquette University School of Medicine
Residency: University of Chicago Medical Center - Internal Medicine
Fellowship: Rush University Medical Center - Infectious Disease
Clinical Expertise:
  • Antibiotic resistance
  • Fever of undetermined origin
  • Parasitic diseases
  • Tropical infections
Research Interests:
  • Antibiotic resistance
  • Bioterrorism preparedness
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Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to Listings go back five years.

  1. Clinical predictors for laboratory-confirmed influenza infections: exploring case definitions for influenza-like illness.
    Shah SC, Rumoro DP, Hallock MM, Trenholme GM, Gibbs GS, Silva JC, Waddell MJ
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol
    2015 Mar
  2. Pseudo-outbreak of Mycobacterium gordonae Following the Opening of a Newly Constructed Hospital at a Chicago Medical Center.
    Prabaker K, Muthiah C, Hayden MK, Weinstein RA, Cheerala J, L Scorza M, Segreti J, Lavin MA, Schmitt BA, Welbel SF, Beavis KG, Trenholme GM
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol
    2015 Feb
  3. Identification, management, and clinical characteristics of hospitalized patients with influenza-like illness during the 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic, Cook County, Illinois.
    Metzger KE, Black SR, Jones RC, Nelson SR, Robicsek A, Trenholme GM, Lavin MA, Weber SG, Garcia-Houchins S, Landon E, Parada JP, Gerber SI.
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2011
    2011 Oct
    32(10):998-1002. doi: 10.1086/661912. Epub 2011 Aug 30.
  4. When should INH prophylaxis be given to a dialysis patient with a positive tuberculin skin test but with a normal CXR?
    Hodowanec AC, Trenholme GM.
    Semin Dial. 2011
    2011 Jul-Aug
    24(4):440-1. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-139X.2011.00901.x. Epub 2011 Jul 29. No abstract available.
  5. Serratia marcescens bacteremia because of contaminated prefilled heparin and saline syringes: a multi-state report.
    Chemaly RF, Rathod DB, Sikka MK, Hayden MK, Hutchins M, Horn T, Tarrand J, Adachi J, Nguyen K, Trenholme G, Raad I.
    Am J Infect Control. 2011
    2011 Aug
    39(6):521-4. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2010.08.020. Epub 2011 Apr 13.
  6. Predicting need for hospitalization of patients with pandemic (H1N1) 2009, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
    Vasoo S, Singh K, Trenholme GM.
    Emerg Infect Dis. 2010
    2010 Oct
    16(10):1594-7. doi: 10.3201/eid1610.091889.
  7. Microbiologic and clinical epidemiologic characteristics of the Chicago subset of a multistate outbreak of Serratia marcescens bacteremia.
    Sikka MK, Hayden MK, Pur S, Segreti J, Harris AA, Weinstein RA, Trenholme G.
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2010
    2010 Nov
    31(11):1191-3. doi: 10.1086/657074.
  8. Pitfalls in diagnosis of pandemic (novel) A/H1N1 2009 influenza.
    Singh K, Vasoo S, Stevens J, Schreckenberger P, Trenholme G.
    J Clin Microbiol. 2010
    2010 Apr
    48(4):1501-3. doi: 10.1128/JCM.02483-09. Epub 2010 Feb 17. No abstract available.
  9. Multistate outbreak of Serratia marcescens bloodstream infections caused by contamination of prefilled heparin and isotonic sodium chloride solution syringes.
    Blossom D, Noble-Wang J, Su J, Pur S, Chemaly R, Shams A, Jensen B, Pascoe N, Gullion J, Casey E, Hayden M, Arduino M, Budnitz DS, Raad I, Trenholme G, Srinivasan A; Serratia in Prefilled Syringes Investigation Team Group.
    Arch Intern Med. 2009
    2009 Oct 12
    169(18):1705-11. doi: 10.1001/archinternmed.2009.290.
  10. An 84-year-old woman with fever and dark urine.
    Gallagher LG, Chau S, Owaisi AS, Konczyk M, Bishop HS, Arguin PM, Trenholme GM.
    Clin Infect Dis. 2009
    2009 Jul 15
    49(2):278, 310-1. doi: 10.1086/600033. No abstract available.
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