Kusum Menon

Summary

Affiliation: Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Identification of adrenal insufficiency in pediatric critical illness
    Kusum Menon
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario and University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 8:276-8. 2007
  2. doi request reprint A systematic review and meta-analysis on the effect of steroids in pediatric shock
    Kusum Menon
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 14:474-80. 2013
  3. doi request reprint A survey of stated physician practices and beliefs on the use of steroids in pediatric fluid and/or vasoactive infusion-dependent shock
    Kusum Menon
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 14:462-6. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Factors affecting consent in pediatric critical care research
    Kusum Menon
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Intensive Care Med 38:153-9. 2012
  5. doi request reprint A prospective multicenter study of adrenal function in critically ill children
    Kusum Menon
    Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON, K1S 3H2 Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 182:246-51. 2010
  6. doi request reprint The relationship between vitamin D status and adrenal insufficiency in critically ill children
    J Dayre McNally
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa and Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:E877-81. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Impact of anesthesia and surgery for congenital heart disease on the vitamin d status of infants and children: a prospective longitudinal study
    J Dayre McNally
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Anesthesiology 119:71-80. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Consenting to pediatric critical care research: understanding the perspective of parents
    Margot Thomas
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, ON
    Dynamics 24:18-24. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint The association of vitamin D status with pediatric critical illness
    J Dayre McNally
    Division of Critical Care, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 130:429-36. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Enrollment of intensive care unit patients into clinical studies: a trinational survey of researchers' experiences, beliefs, and practices
    Deborah J Cook
    Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Crit Care Med 36:2100-5. 2008

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Identification of adrenal insufficiency in pediatric critical illness
    Kusum Menon
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario and University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 8:276-8. 2007
    ..To determine physicians' beliefs and practices regarding adrenal dysfunction in pediatric critical illness...
  2. doi request reprint A systematic review and meta-analysis on the effect of steroids in pediatric shock
    Kusum Menon
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 14:474-80. 2013
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  3. doi request reprint A survey of stated physician practices and beliefs on the use of steroids in pediatric fluid and/or vasoactive infusion-dependent shock
    Kusum Menon
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 14:462-6. 2013
    ..Limited evidence exists on the use of corticosteroids in pediatric shock. We sought to determine physicians' practices and beliefs with regard to the management of pediatric shock...
  4. doi request reprint Factors affecting consent in pediatric critical care research
    Kusum Menon
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Intensive Care Med 38:153-9. 2012
    ..The objectives of this study were to describe consent rates in pediatric critical care research and their association with patient, legal guardian, consent process, and study design-related factors...
  5. doi request reprint A prospective multicenter study of adrenal function in critically ill children
    Kusum Menon
    Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON, K1S 3H2 Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 182:246-51. 2010
    ..Adrenal insufficiency is a clinical condition associated with fluid- and catecholamine-resistant hypotension...
  6. doi request reprint The relationship between vitamin D status and adrenal insufficiency in critically ill children
    J Dayre McNally
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa and Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:E877-81. 2013
    ..There are multiple mechanisms through which these pleiotropic hormones might synergistically influence critical illness...
  7. doi request reprint Impact of anesthesia and surgery for congenital heart disease on the vitamin d status of infants and children: a prospective longitudinal study
    J Dayre McNally
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Anesthesiology 119:71-80. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to describe the impact of CHD surgery on vitamin D status and relationship between postoperative levels and clinical course...
  8. ncbi request reprint Consenting to pediatric critical care research: understanding the perspective of parents
    Margot Thomas
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, ON
    Dynamics 24:18-24. 2013
    ..Little is known about parents' perspectives and the process by which they make the decision to enroll their child in a pediatric critical care trial...
  9. ncbi request reprint The association of vitamin D status with pediatric critical illness
    J Dayre McNally
    Division of Critical Care, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 130:429-36. 2012
    ..The study objective was to determine the prevalence of vitamin D deficiency, risk factors for its presence, and potential association with clinically relevant outcomes in critically ill children...
  10. doi request reprint Enrollment of intensive care unit patients into clinical studies: a trinational survey of researchers' experiences, beliefs, and practices
    Deborah J Cook
    Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Crit Care Med 36:2100-5. 2008
    ..As critical care practice increases in scope, size, and complexity, enrollment of critically ill patients into clinical studies is increasing...
  11. doi request reprint The morbidity and mortality of pediatric oncology patients presenting to the intensive care unit with septic shock
    Catherine M Pound
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 51:584-8. 2008
    ..Previous studies, although very limited in number, suggest a particularly poor outcome for these patients if admitted to an intensive care unit with septic shock...
  12. doi request reprint Critical illness in children with influenza A/pH1N1 2009 infection in Canada
    Philippe Jouvet
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 11:603-9. 2010
    ..To describe characteristics, treatment, and outcomes of critically ill children with influenza A/pandemic influenza A virus (pH1N1) infection in Canada...
  13. doi request reprint Capillary refill time and cardiac output in children undergoing cardiac catheterization
    Anna Theresa Lobos
    Division of Critical Care, University of Ottawa, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 13:136-40. 2012
    ..This study examined the inter-rater reliability of capillary refill time and its relationship to hemoglobin and with cardiac output in pediatric patients undergoing cardiac catheterization...
  14. doi request reprint A multidisciplinary survey on capillary refill time: Inconsistent performance and interpretation of a common clinical test
    Anna Theresa Lobos
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Department of Critical Care, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 9:386-91. 2008
    ..Despite this, we hypothesize that capillary refill time is performed inconsistently and its interpretation by healthcare providers in the acute care setting is variable...
  15. doi request reprint An evidence-based threshold for thrombocytopenia associated with clinically significant bleeding in pediatric intensive care unit patients
    Paul C Moorehead
    From the Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 13:e316-22. 2012
    ..To determine the epidemiology and identify the risk factors for clinically significant bleeding in the pediatric intensive care unit...
  16. ncbi request reprint Using pediatric advanced life support in pediatric residency training: does the curriculum need resuscitation?
    Estée C Grant
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Critical Care, University of Calgary, Alberta Children s Hospital, Canada
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 8:433-9. 2007
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the PALS curriculum's effectiveness in providing pediatric residents with knowledge, skill and confidence in pediatric resuscitation...
  17. doi request reprint Anemia, blood loss, and blood transfusions in North American children in the intensive care unit
    Scot T Bateman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical Center, H5 524, 55 Lake Avenue, North Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 178:26-33. 2008
    ..Minimizing exposure of children to blood products is desirable...