• Dr. Patel's clinical practice is focused on general infectious diseases and HIV care for inpatients and outpatients at UAB Medical Center and the Birmingham Veterans Administration Medical Center in Birmingham, Alabama.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

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    2016 Validated risk score for predicting 6-month mortality in infective endocarditis 2016
    2015 One-year outcome following biological or mechanical valve replacement for infective endocarditis 2015
    2015 Infections from body piercing and tattoos 2015
    2014 A qualitative assessment of internal medicine resident perceptions of graduate medical education following implementation of the 2011 ACGME duty hour standards 2014
    2014 Gamification as a tool for enhancing graduate medical education 2014
    2013 HACEK Infective Endocarditis: Characteristics and Outcomes from a Large, Multi-National Cohort 2013
    2013 Influence of the timing of cardiac surgery on the outcome of patients with infective endocarditis and stroke 2013
    2013 Risk of vancomycin-induced nephrotoxicity in the population with chronic kidney disease 2013
    2012 Cross-reactivity of Aspergillus galactomannan in an HIV-infected patient with histoplasmosis 2012
    2012 Association between Vancomycin-resistant enterococci bacteremia and ceftriaxone usage 2012
    2009 Community-associated meticillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus infections: Epidemiology, recognition and management 2009
    2009 Multiple-locus variable-number tandem-repeat analysis of meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus discriminates within USA pulsed-field gel electrophoresis types 2009
    2008 Association of fluconazole pharmacodynamics with mortality in patients with candidemia 2008
    2008 Candida infective endocarditis 2008
    2008 Active surveillance to determine the impact of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization on patients in intensive care units of a veterans affairs medical center 2008
    2008 Emergence of USA300 MRSA in a tertiary medical centre: implications for epidemiological studies 2008
    2008 Dissemination of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a tertiary care hospital 2008
    2007 USA300 genotype community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus as a cause of surgical site infections 2007
    2006 Nosocomial spread of Enterococcus faecium resistant to vancomycin and linezolid in a tertiary care medical center 2006
    2006 Prevalence of inducible clindamycin resistance among community- and hospital-associated Staphylococcus aureus isolates 2006
    2005 Initial management of candidemia at an academic medical center: Evaluation of the IDSA guidelines 2005
    2004 Utility of real-time antifungal susceptibility testing for fluconazole in the treatment of candidemia 2004

    Principal Investigator On

  • Private Grant  awarded by CUBIST PHARMACEUTICALS 2008 - 2011
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1999
  • UAB Hospital, Internship 2000
  • UAB Hospital, Residency 2002
  • UAB Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2005
  • Full Name

  • Mukesh Patel