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Latania K. Logan, MD

  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases
  • Pediatrics
Board Certification:
  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases
  • Pediatrics
Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: Wayne State University School of Medicine
Residency: Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago - Pediatrics
Fellowship: Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago - Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Clinical Expertise:
  • Antibiotic resistance
  • Endocarditis
  • Gram-negative bacterial infections
  • Kawasaki disease
  • Meningitis
  • Neurological infections
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Travel immunizations
  • Zoonosis
Research Interests:
  • Antibiotic resistance
  • Molecular epidemiology
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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. Enteroviral Meningoencephalitis Complicated by Central Diabetes Insipidus in a Neonate: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.
    Jones G, Muriello M, Patel A, Logan L
    J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc
    2015 Jun
  2. Persistent Pneumonia in an Infant.
    Padilla K, Logan L, Codispoti C, Jones C, Van Opstal E
    2015 Jul
  3. Extended-Spectrum ß-Lactamase-Producing Enterobacteriaceae in Children: Old Foe, Emerging Threat.
    Lukac PJ, Bonomo RA, Logan LK
    Clin. Infect. Dis.
    2015 Jan 16
  4. Regional Epidemiology of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Among Critically Ill Children in a State With Mandated Active Surveillance.
    Lyles RD, Trick WE, Hayden MK, Lolans K, Fogg L, Logan LK, Shulman ST, Weinstein RA, Lin MY, ,
    J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc
    2015 Aug 19
  5. Acute necrotising ulcerative gingivitis in an immunocompromised young adult.
    Hu J, Kent P, Lennon JM, Logan LK
    BMJ Case Rep
  6. The ADP-ribosyltransferase domain of the effector protein ExoS inhibits phagocytosis of Pseudomonas aeruginosa during pneumonia.
    Rangel SM, Logan LK, Hauser AR
  7. A prospective cohort pilot study of the clinical and molecular epidemiology of Staphylococcus aureus in pregnant women at the time of group B streptococcal screening in a large urban medical center in Chicago, IL USA.
    Logan LK, Healy SA, Kabat WJ, Liu G, Sullivan CL, Peaceman AM, Tan TQ
    2013 Sep 20
  8. Type III secretion of ExoU is critical during early Pseudomonas aeruginosa pneumonia.
    Howell HA, Logan LK, Hauser AR.
    MBio. 2013
    2013 Mar 12
    4(2):e00032-13. doi: 10.1128/mBio.00032-13.
  9. Carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae: an emerging problem in children.
    Logan LK.
    Clin Infect Dis. 2012
    2012 Sep
    55(6):852-9. doi: 10.1093/cid/cis543. Epub 2012 Jun 14. Review.
  10. Macrolide treatment failure in streptococcal pharyngitis resulting in acute rheumatic fever.
    Logan LK, McAuley JB, Shulman ST.
    Pediatrics. 2012
    2012 Mar
    129(3):e798-802. doi: 10.1542/peds.2011-1198. Epub 2012 Feb 6. Review.
  11. A multicenter retrospective study of childhood brucellosis in Chicago, Illinois from 1986 to 2008.
    Logan LK, Jacobs NM, McAuley JB, Weinstein RA, Anderson EJ.
    Int J Infect Dis. 2011
    2011 Dec
    15(12):e812-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2011.08.002. Epub 2011 Sep 3.
  12. Gemella bergeriae endocarditis in a boy.
    Logan LK, Zheng X, Shulman ST.
    Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2008
    2008 Feb
    27(2):184-6. doi: 10.1097/INF.0b013e31815b1af0.
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