Infectious Disease Doctor: Margaret Fitzpatrick, MD | Loyola Medicine

Margaret Fitzpatrick, MD

Medicine

Infectious Disease
Assistant Professor

Languages Spoken

English

Clinical Expertise

  • Joint Infection
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Travel-related Infection

About Dr. Fitzpatrick

Interests

Medical Education

Medical School
Washington University School of Medicine
Residency
Northwestern Memorial Hospital/Northwestern University Medical Center - Internal Medicine
Fellowship
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital/Northwestern University Medical Center - Infectious Diseases

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty Infectious Disease

Research

  • Changes in bacterial epidemiology and antibiotic resistance among veterans with spinal cord injury/disorder over the past 9 years. Fitzpatrick, MA; Suda, KJ; Safdar, N; Burns, SP; Jones, MM; Poggensee, L; Ramanathan, S; Evans, CT, The journal of spinal cord medicine
  • Effect of varying federal definitions on prevalence and characteristics associated with carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in veterans with spinal cord injury. Fitzpatrick, MA; Suda, KJ; Jones, MM; Burns, SP; Poggensee, L; Ramanathan, S; Evans, M; Evans, CT, American Journal of Infection Control
  • Long-term prescribing of nitrofurantoin for urinary tract infections (UTI) in veterans with spinal cord injury (SCI). Chew, AB; Suda, KJ; Patel, UC; Fitzpatrick, MA; Ramanathan, S; Burns, SP; Evans, CT, The journal of spinal cord medicine
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  • Pre-operative screening for asymptomatic bacteriuria and associations with post-operative outcomes in patients with spinal cord injury. Fitzpatrick, MA; Suda, KJ; Burns, SP; Poggensee, L; Ramanathan, S; Evans, CT, The journal of spinal cord medicine
  • Response to letter on "Multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter: Risk factors and outcome in veterans with spinal cord injuries and disorders". Ramanathan, S; Suda, KJ; Fitzpatrick, MA; Poggensee, L; LaVela, SL; Burns, SP; Evans, CT, American Journal of Infection Control
  • Use of Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Tooth Extractions Dental Implants, and Periodontal Surgical Procedures., Suda, KJ; Henschel, H; Patel, U; Fitzpatrick, MA; Evans, CT, Open forum infectious diseases
  • Influence of drug class and healthcare setting on systemic antifungal expenditures in the United States 2005-15, Fitzpatrick, M. A.; Suda, K. J.; Evans, C. T.; Hunkler, R. J.; Weaver, F.; Schumock, G. T., American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy : AJHP : Official Journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
  • Multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter: Risk factors and outcomes in veterans with spinal cord injuries and disorders. Ramanathan, S; Suda, KJ; Fitzpatrick, MA; Poggensee, L; LaVela, SL; Burns, SP; Evans, CT, American Journal of Infection Control
  • Prevalence and Factors Associated With Multidrug-Resistant Gram-Negative Organisms in Patients With Spinal Cord Injury. Evans, CT; Fitzpatrick, MA; Jones, MM; Burns, SP; Poggensee, L; Ramanathan, S; LaVela, SL; Safdar, N; Suda, KJ, INFECTION CONTROL AND HOSPITAL EPIDEMIOLOGY
  • Risk factors for community-associated multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa in veterans with spinal cord injury and disorder: a retrospective cohort study. Kale, IO; Fitzpatrick, MA; Suda, KJ; Burns, SP; Poggensee, L; Ramanathan, S; Sabzwari, R; Evans, CT, Spinal Cord
  • The Feasibility of an Infection Control "Safe Zone" in a Spinal Cord Injury Unit. Lones, K; Ramanathan, S; Fitzpatrick, M; Hill, JN; Guihan, M; Richardson, MS; Evans, CT, INFECTION CONTROL AND HOSPITAL EPIDEMIOLOGY
  • Unique Risks and Clinical Outcomes Associated With Extended-Spectrum ß-Lactamase Enterobacteriaceae in Veterans With Spinal Cord Injury or Disorder: A Case-Case-Control Study. Fitzpatrick, MA; Suda, KJ; Safdar, N; Goldstein, B; Jones, MM; Poggensee, L; Ramanathan, S; LeWan, R; Evans, CT, INFECTION CONTROL AND HOSPITAL EPIDEMIOLOGY
  • Utility of Whole-Genome Sequencing in Characterizing Acinetobacter Epidemiology and Analyzing Hospital Outbreaks. Fitzpatrick, MA; Ozer, EA; Hauser, AR, Journal of clinical microbiology
  • Influence of ACB complex genospecies on clinical outcomes in a U.S. hospital with high rates of multidrug resistance. Fitzpatrick, MA; Ozer, E; Bolon, MK; Hauser, AR, The Journal of infection
  • Draft Genome Sequence of Acinetobacter baumannii Strain ABBL099 a Multidrug-Resistant Clinical Outbreak Isolate with a Novel Multilocus Sequence Type., Ozer, EA; Fitzpatrick, MA; Hauser, AR, Genome announcements
  • Outcomes of an enhanced surveillance program for carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae. Fitzpatrick, M; Zembower, T; Malczynski, M; Qi, C; Bolon, MK, INFECTION CONTROL AND HOSPITAL EPIDEMIOLOGY