McMaster University

McMaster University

Andrew Latchman

Dr. Andrew Latchman

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

Ph: 905-521-2100 x 75392
Fx: 905-524-5707
Em: latchm@mcmaster.ca


Research Theme

Hospital Quality of Care

  • Neonatal are, RSV

Key words

RSV, Hospitalist

Current Projects

  • Barriers to plotting weight and height and BMI on growth curves for pediatric admissions to hospital.
    Looking at use of birth weight or current weight for calculating TFI on day 7 in neonates.
  • Calculation of TFI based on DOL vs attainment of birth weight

Publications & Achievements

  • Paes B, Cole M, Latchman A, Pinelli J.  Predictive value of the respiratory Syncytial virus risk-scoring tool in the term infant in Canada.  Curr Med Res Opin 2009 Sept; 25(9):2191-6
  • Niccols, A., Latchman, A.  Predictive value of the Bayley Scales of Infant Development (2nd Edition) with high-risk infants.  British Journal of Developmental Disabilities 2002; 48: 3-13.
  • Paes B, Cole M, Latchman A, Pinelli J.  Predictive value of the respiratory Syncytial virus risk-scoring tool in the term infant in Canada.  7th Global Experts’ Meeting (GEM 7-04).  Dublin, Ireland.  September 2009
  • Niccols, A., Latchman, A. & Williamson, H.  (1999). Stability and predictive value of the Bayley.  Scales of Infant Development with high-risk infants.  Society for Research in Child Development Abstracts.
  • Evaluation of a 3-Team Hospitalist Model. Poster presentation. 2008 Canadian Conference on Medical Education, Montreal, PQ May 3-7, 2008.
  • Evaluation of a 3-Team Hospitalist Model.  Poster presentation. 85th CPS Annual Conference, Victoria, BC.  June 24-28th, 2008
  • Synagis and Down Syndrome.  September 12th, 2008 RSV Conference.  Hamilton, ON
  • Striking a balance – the ins & outs of a “watery” narrative.  April 22, 2009.  Practical Pediatrics, Hamilton, ON
  • Twins and Triplets – Are they at risk for RSV infection and hospitalization?  September 18th, 2009.  RSV Conference, Hamilton, ON.
  • Pediatric Physical Assessment.  October 16th, 2009.  Current Concepts in Pediatrics Conference, Hamilton, ON.


Secondary Contact

Kim Fitzhenry
Phone: 905-521-2100 x76340
Email: fitzhen@mcmaster.ca
Title: Administrative Assistant

 

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