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Richard Jacobs, Ph.D., M.D.

Infectious disease specialist

Clinics

Infectious Disease at Parnassus
400 Parnassus Ave., Fifth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143-0327
Phone: (415) 353-2626
Fax: (415) 353-2568

Hours: Thursday
8:20 – 11:40 a.m.

More about Richard Jacobs

Education

Washington University 1974

Residencies

UCSF, Internal Medicine 1977

Fellowships

UCSF, Infectious Disease 1980

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Kanada KN, Schwartz BS, Pincus LB, Berger TG, Jacobs RA, Shinkai K. A therapeutic trial of antituberculous therapy for suspected lupus vulgaris: How long does it take to see clinical improvement? J Am Acad Dermatol. 2013 Nov; 69(5):e252-4.
  2. Scharschmidt TC, Amerson EH, Rosenberg OS, Jacobs RA, McCalmont TH, Shinkai K. Immune reconstitution reactions in human immunodeficiency virus-negative patients: report of a case and review of the literature. JAMA Dermatol. 2013 Jan; 149(1):74-8.
  3. Liu C, Christie LJ, Neely J, Gandhi M, Jacobs RA, Bollen A, Glaser CA. Tuberculous meningoencephalitis in a pregnant woman presenting 7 years after removal of a cerebral granuloma. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2008 Mar; 27(3):233-6.
  4. Mendez MN, Gibbs L, Jacobs RA, McCulloch CE, Winston L, Guglielmo BJ. Impact of a piperacillin-tazobactam shortage on antimicrobial prescribing and the rate of vancomycin-resistant enterococci and Clostridium difficile infections. Pharmacotherapy. 2006 Jan; 26(1):61-7.
  5. Graff LR, Franklin KK, Witt L, Cohen N, Jacobs RA, Tompkins L, Guglielmo BJ. Antimicrobial therapy of gram-negative bacteremia at two university-affiliated medical centers. Am J Med. 2002 Feb 15; 112(3):204-11.
  6. Burkiewicz JS, Kostiuk KA, Jacobs RA, Guglielmo BJ. Impact of an intravenous fluconazole restriction policy on patient outcomes. Ann Pharmacother. 2001 Jan; 35(1):9-13.
  7. Guglielmo BJ, Luber AD, Paletta D, Jacobs RA. Ceftriaxone therapy for staphylococcal osteomyelitis: a review. Clin Infect Dis. 2000 Jan; 30(1):205-7.
  8. Guglielmo BJ, Luber AD, Corelli RL, Flaherty JF, Jacobs RA. Prevention of adverse events in hospitalized patients using an antimicrobial review program. West J Med. 1999 Sep; 171(3):159-62.
  9. Tokumoto JI, Follansbee SE, Jacobs RA. Prosthetic joint infection due to Mycobacterium tuberculosis: report of three cases. Clin Infect Dis. 1995 Jul; 21(1):134-6.
  10. Tokumoto JI, Jacobs RA. Case report: Nocardia osteomyelitis. Am J Med Sci. 1994 Jun; 307(6):428-33.
  11. Colford JM, Corelli RL, Ganz JW, Guglielmo BJ, Jacobs RA. Home antibiotic therapy for streptococcal endocarditis: a call for a controlled trial. Am J Med. 1993 Jan; 94(1):111-2.
  12. Wong-Beringer A, Jacobs RA, Guglielmo BJ. Treatment of funguria. JAMA. 1992 May 27; 267(20):2780-5.

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