Affiliation: Institut Pasteur
- Infectious risk of endovaginal and transrectal ultrasonography: systematic review and meta-analysisS Leroy
Epidemiology of Emerging Diseases Unit, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
J Hosp Infect 83:99-106. 2013..However, the routine use of probe covers followed by low-level disinfection (wipes/spray) is usually applied between patients in some countries (e.g. France)...
- Prediction of high-grade vesicoureteral reflux after pediatric urinary tract infection: external validation study of procalcitonin-based decision ruleSandrine Leroy
Centre for Statistics in Medicine, Oxford, United Kingdom
PLoS ONE 6:e29556. 2011..17 ng/mL, or without ureteral dilatation when the serum procalcitonin level ≥0.63 ng/mL. The rule yielded a 86% sensitivity with a 46% specificity. We aimed to test its reproducibility...
- Prediction of moderate and high grade vesicoureteral reflux after a first febrile urinary tract infection in children: construction and internal validation of a clinical decision ruleSandrine Leroy
Center for Statistics in Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
J Urol 187:265-71. 2012..We aimed to derive a clinical decision rule to predict vesicoureteral reflux grade III or higher in children with a first febrile urinary tract infection...
- Multicentric Castleman disease in an HHV8-infected child born to consanguineous parents with systematic reviewSandrine Leroy
Department of Pediatric Immunology and Hematology, Necker Hospital, AP HP, Paris, France
Pediatrics 129:e199-203. 2012..Moreover, as previously suggested for Kaposi sarcoma, MCD in childhood may result from inborn errors of immunity to HHV-8 infection...
- Procalcitonin is a predictor for high-grade vesicoureteral reflux in children: meta-analysis of individual patient dataSandrine Leroy
Centre for Statistics in Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
J Pediatr 159:644-51.e4. 2011..To assess the predictive value of procalcitonin, a serum inflammatory marker, in the identification of children with first urinary tract infection (UTI) who might have high-grade (≥3) vesicoureteral reflux (VUR)...
- Procalcitonin to reduce the number of unnecessary cystographies in children with a urinary tract infection: a European validation studySandrine Leroy
Clinical Epidemiological Unit Department of Pediatrics, Saint Vincent de Paul Hospital, AP HP, Universite Paris Descartes, Paris, France
J Pediatr 150:89-95. 2007..To validate high serum procalcitonin (PCT) as a predictor of vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) in children with a first febrile urinary tract infection (UTI)...
- Impressive renal damage after acute pyelonephritis in a childSandrine Leroy
Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Armand Trousseau Hospital, AP HP, Pierre et Marie Curie University, Paris, France
Pediatr Nephrol 25:1365-8. 2010..Whereas antenatal lesions are thought to have a stronger role in the causal pathway for reflux nephropathy than is UTI in addition to VUR, this observation reminds us that UTI can truly play an important role in damaging kidneys...
- Association of Procalcitonin With Acute Pyelonephritis and Renal Scars in Pediatric UTISandrine Leroy
Centre for Statistics in Medicine, University of Oxford, Wolfson College Annexe, Linton Rd, Oxford OX2 6UD, United Kingdom
Pediatrics 131:870-9. 2013..A more accessible assay could therefore prove useful. Our goal was to study procalcitonin as a predictor for both APN and scarring in children with UTI...
- Procalcitonin as a predictor of vesicoureteral reflux in children with a first febrile urinary tract infectionSandrine Leroy
Department of Pediatrics, Saint-Vincent-de-Paul Hospital, AP-HP, , Paris, France
Pediatrics 115:e706-9. 2005..CONCLUSION: High procalcitonin is a strong and independent predictor of vesicoureteral reflux and could be used to identify low-risk patients to avoid unnecessary voiding cystourethrography...
- Vesicoureteral reflux in children with urinary tract infection: comparison of diagnostic accuracy of renal US criteriaSandrine Leroy
Centre for Statistics in Medicine, University of Oxford, Wolfson College Annex, Linton Road, OX2 6UD, Oxford, England Sandrine
Radiology 255:890-8. 2010....
- Tacrolimus nephrotoxicity: beware of the association of diarrhea, drug interaction and pharmacogeneticsSandrine Leroy
Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Armand Trousseau Hospital, AP HP and University Paris VI, 26 avenue du Docteur Arnold Netter, Paris, France
Pediatr Nephrol 25:965-9. 2010....
- Hospitalization for severe bacterial infections in children after exposure to NSAIDs: a prospective adverse drug reaction reporting studySandrine Leroy
Pediatric Emergency Medicine Unit Department of Pediatrics, Cochin Saint Vincent de Paul Hospital, AP HP, Paris Descartes University, Paris, France
Clin Drug Investig 30:179-85. 2010..NSAIDs are widely used to treat fever and pain in children, but their possible role in the progression of some bacterial infections is controversial...
- Long-term outcome after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation of a single-center cohort of 90 patients with severe combined immunodeficiencyBenedicte Neven
Unité d Immuno Hématologie et Rhumatologie Pédiatrique, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
Blood 113:4114-24. 2009..In most cases, HSCT enables long-term survival with infrequent sequelae. However, the occurrence of relatively late-onset complications is a concern that requires specific means of prevention and justifies careful patient follow-up...
- Prediction of high-degree steroid dependency in pediatric idiopathic nephrotic syndromeBéatrice Letavernier
Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Armand Trousseau Hospital, AP HP, University Paris VI, Paris, France
Pediatr Nephrol 23:2221-6. 2008..Patients who need MPP are at high risk to require CyA to achieve disease control. By identifying these children, we could use adequate immunosuppressive drugs earlier and reduce morbidity related to steroids and multiple relapses...
- Maternal markers for detecting early-onset neonatal infection and chorioamnionitis in cases of premature rupture of membranes at or after 34 weeks of gestation: a two-center prospective studyThomas Popowski
Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal and Women s Health, INSERM U953, Paris, France
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:26. 2011....