Paula Peyrani, M.D.

Paula Peyrani, M.D.

Paula Peyrani, M.D.

Paula Peyrani, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Project Director HIV Clinic, Ryan White Care Act
  • Director, Clinical Research Unit

UofL Ambulatory Care Building
550 South Jackson Street, 2nd Floor
Louisville, KY 40202

502-852-3905 - Academic Office
502-561-8844 - Patient Appointments


Clinical Expertise
Infectious Diseases

 

Education and Training

  • Medical School: University of Buenos Aires
  • Residency: University of Buenos Aires
  • Fellowship: University of Louisville

 

Recent Publications

        • Arnold FW, Bordon J, Fernandez-Botran R, Rane MJ, Uriarte SM, Kelley R, Wiemken TL, Peyrani P, Ramirez JA; Community-Acquired Pneumonia Inflammatory Study Group. Macrolide Use and Neutrophil Function/Cytokine Levels in Hospitalized Patients with Community-Acquired Pneumonia: A Pilot Study. Lung. 2016 Feb;194(1):155-62. doi: 10.1007/s00408-015-9822-7. Epub 2015 Nov 9. PubMed PMID: 26553025
        • Wiemken TL, Carrico RM, Kelley RR, Binford LE, Peyrani P, Ford KD, Welch V, Ramirez JA. Understanding why low-risk patients accept vaccines: a socio-behavioral approach. BMC Res Notes. 2015 Dec 23;8:813. doi: 10.1186/s13104-015-1816-2. PubMed PMID: 26698110; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4690298.
        • Kelley RR, Wiemken TL, Chariker JH, Peyrani P, Guinn BE, Binford LE, Buckner K, Ramirez J. Real-Time Enrollment Dashboard For Multisite Clinical Trials. Contemp Clin Trials Commun. 2015 Oct 30;1:17-21. PubMed PMID: 26878068; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4746719.
        • Wiemken TL, Kelley RR, Carrico RM, Binford LE, Guinn BE, Mattingly WA, Peyrani P, Ramirez JA. Efficacy of a novel skin antiseptic against carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae. Am J Infect Control. 2015 Apr 1;43(4):380-2. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2014.12.007. Epub 2015 Feb 7. PubMed PMID: 25660077.
        • Peyrani P, Ramirez J. What is the best therapeutic approach to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia? Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2015 Apr;28(2):164-70. doi: 10.1097/QCO.0000000000000149. Review. PubMed PMID: 25692268.
        • Lanspa MJ, Peyrani P, Wiemken T, Wilson EL, Ramirez JA, Dean NC. Characteristics associated with clinician diagnosis of aspiration pneumonia: a descriptive study of afflicted patients and their outcomes. J Hosp Med. 2015 Feb;10(2):90-6. doi: 10.1002/jhm.2280. Epub 2014 Nov 1. PubMed PMID: 25363892; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4310822.
        • Haubitz S, Hitz F, Graedel L, Batschwaroff M, Wiemken TL, Peyrani P, Ramirez JA, Fux CA, Mueller B, Schuetz P. Ruling out Legionella in community-acquired pneumonia. Am J Med. 2014 Oct;127(10):1010.e11-9. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2014.03.042. Epub 2014 May 6. PubMed PMID: 24813862.
        • Wiemken TL, Curran DR, Kelley RR, Pacholski EB, Carrico RM, Peyrani P, Khan MS, Ramirez JA. Evaluation of the effectiveness of improved hydrogen peroxide in the operating room. Am J Infect Control. 2014 Sep;42(9):1004-5. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2014.05.002. Epub 2014 Jun 14. PubMed PMID: 24939514.
        • Fernandez-Botran R, Uriarte SM, Arnold FW, Rodriguez-Hernandez L, Rane MJ, Peyrani P, Wiemken T, Kelley R, Uppatla S, Cavallazzi R, Blasi F, Morlacchi L, Aliberti S, Jonsson C, Ramirez JA, Bordon J. Contrasting inflammatory responses in severe and non-severe community-acquired pneumonia. Inflammation. 2014 Aug;37(4):1158-66. doi: 10.1007/s10753-014-9840-2. PubMed PMID: 24557760.
        • Peyrani P, Wiemken TL, Kelley R, Zervos MJ, Kett DH, File TM Jr, Stein GE, Ford KD, Scerpella EG, Welch V, Ramirez JA; IMPACT-HAP Study Group. Higher clinical success in patients with ventilator-associated pneumonia due to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus treated with linezolid compared with vancomycin: results from the IMPACT-HAP study. Crit Care. 2014 Jun 10;18(3):R118. doi: 10.1186/cc13914. PubMed PMID: 24916853; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4095575.