James G. Atherton, MD

James G. Atherton, MD

  • Consulting Physician, Nephrology

Departments

Education

MD – Louisiana State University College of Medicine
MS (Biomedical Engineering) – University of Memphis/University of Tennessee
Internship (Internal Medicine/Pediatrics) - University of Tennessee Health Science Center/Methodist Hospital System, Memphis TN
Internship (General Pediatrics) - University of Tennessee Health Science Center/Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, Memphis, TN
Residency - UTHSC/Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, Memphis, TN
Fellowship - University of Tennessee Health Science Center/Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, Memphis, TN

Clinical interests

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Nephrology

Selected Publications

Atherton J, William E. III K, Guzinski M, Jasinski A, Pendley B, Lindner E. A method to monitor urinary carbon dioxide in patients with septic shock. Sens Actuators B 2016;236:77-84.

Atherton JG, Ferguson JM, Hastings MC, Ault B. Long-term survival in a patient with bilateral renal agenesis. Open J Clin Med Case Rep 2016; 1133. 

Atherton J. A Method to Detect Urine Carbon Dioxide for Sepsis Risk Stratification. MS Thesis. University of Tennessee. 2015 May. 

Atherton J. Development of the electronic health record. Virtual Mentor 2011 Mar 1;13(3):186-9. 

Last update: March 2018