Robert R Tanz

  • 2701 Citations
1982 …2018
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Personal profile

Research Interests

Diagnosis and management of group A streptococcal infections, especially using new molecular diagnostic methods; medical education I frequently help residents identify, design, and complete their own scholarly projects.

I am interested in diagnosis and management of group A streptococcal infections, especially using new molecular diagnostic methods; injury prevention; and medical education. I frequently help residents identify, design, and complete research projects.

general pediatrics

Certifications and Licenses

Pediatrics

Training Experience

1977Residency, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Children’s Memorial Hospital)

Education/Academic qualification

MD, Chicago Medical School

… → 1976

Keywords

  • Infectious Diseases: Bacteria
  • Injury Prevention
  • Medical Education
  • Pediatrics

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Research Output 1982 2018

2 Citations (Scopus)

Caution Needed: Molecular Diagnosis of Pediatric Group A Streptococcal Pharyngitis

Tanz, R. R., Zheng, X., Carter, D. M., Steele, M. C. & Shulman, S. T., Aug 17 2018, In : Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society. 7, 3, p. e145-e147

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pharyngitis
Pharynx
Pediatrics
Streptococcus
Hospital Laboratories

Caution Needed: Molecular Diagnosis of Pediatric Group A Streptococcal Pharyngitis

Tanz, R. R., Zheng, X. T., Carter, D. M., Steele, M. C. & Shulman, S. T., Aug 17 2018, In : Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society. 7, 3, p. e145-e147

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pharyngitis
Pharynx
Pediatrics
Streptococcus
Hospital Laboratories
2 Citations (Scopus)

Differences in SpeB protease activity among group a streptococci associated with superficial, invasive, and autoimmune disease

Ly, A. T., Noto, J. P., Walwyn, O. L., Tanz, R. R., Shulman, S. T., Kabat, W. & Bessen, D. E., May 1 2017, In : PloS one. 12, 5, e0177784.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

autoimmune diseases
Streptococcus
Autoimmune Diseases
Peptide Hydrolases
proteinases

Epidemic Adolescent Binge Drinking at Lollapalooza, A Music Festival in Chicago

McAndrew, S. E., Smith, T. L., Groothuis, E., Koressel, L. R., Unti, S. M., Powell, E. C. & Tanz, R. R., Mar 9 2017, In : Pediatric Emergency Care.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Binge Drinking
Holidays
Music
Hospital Emergency Service
Alcohols

Sore Throat

Tanz, R. R., Apr 24 2017, Nelson Pediatric Symptom-Based Diagnosis. Elsevier Inc, p. 1-14.e2

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Pharyngitis