Lakshmi Nandini Moorthy

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Publications

  1. ncbi Quality of life in children with systemic lupus erythematosus: a review
    L N Moorthy
    Division of Pediatric Rheumatology, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School UMDNJ, Department of Pediatrics, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
    Lupus 16:663-9. 2007
  2. ncbi Preliminary cross-cultural adaptation of a new pediatric health-related quality of life scale in children with systemic lupus erythematosus: an international effort
    L N Moorthy
    RWJMS UMDNJ, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Lupus 19:83-8. 2010
  3. ncbi Validation of the Portuguese Simple Measure of Impact of Lupus Erythematosus in Youngsters (SMILEY) in Brazil
    L N Moorthy
    Pediatric Rheumatology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Lupus 22:190-7. 2013
  4. ncbi An update on cross-cultural adaptation of US English SMILEY
    L N Moorthy
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey RWJMS UMDNJ, Childrens Institute of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Lupus 21:1450-4. 2012
  5. ncbi Impact of lupus on school attendance and performance
    L N Moorthy
    RWJMS UMDNJ, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
    Lupus 19:620-7. 2010
  6. ncbi Relationship between health-related quality of life and SLE activity and damage in children over time
    L N Moorthy
    RWJMS UMDNJ, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Lupus 18:622-9. 2009
  7. ncbi Poststreptococcal reactive arthritis in children: a retrospective study
    Lakshmi Nandini Moorthy
    Department of Pediatrics, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School UMDNJ, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 48:174-82. 2009
  8. ncbi Physical function assessment tools in pediatric rheumatology
    Lakshmi Nandini Moorthy
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School UMDNJ, Dept, of Pediatrics, Division of Rheumatology, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 6:9. 2008
  9. ncbi Do children with lupus have fewer male siblings?
    L N Moorthy
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Rheumatology, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Lupus 17:128-31. 2008
  10. ncbi Multicenter validation of a new quality of life measure in pediatric lupus
    L Nandini Moorthy
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:1165-73. 2007

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Publications13

  1. ncbi Quality of life in children with systemic lupus erythematosus: a review
    L N Moorthy
    Division of Pediatric Rheumatology, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School UMDNJ, Department of Pediatrics, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
    Lupus 16:663-9. 2007
    ..SMILEY is a brief, easily understood, valid, reliable and internally consistent pediatric SLE-specific QOL scale and will be a useful adjunct to clinical trials and outcomes research...
  2. ncbi Preliminary cross-cultural adaptation of a new pediatric health-related quality of life scale in children with systemic lupus erythematosus: an international effort
    L N Moorthy
    RWJMS UMDNJ, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Lupus 19:83-8. 2010
    ..We are in the process of enrolling patients and conducting validation of the translated and adapted versions of SMILEY...
  3. ncbi Validation of the Portuguese Simple Measure of Impact of Lupus Erythematosus in Youngsters (SMILEY) in Brazil
    L N Moorthy
    Pediatric Rheumatology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Lupus 22:190-7. 2013
    ..We are reporting preliminary data on cross-cultural validation and reliability of SMILEY in Portuguese (Brazil)...
  4. ncbi An update on cross-cultural adaptation of US English SMILEY
    L N Moorthy
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey RWJMS UMDNJ, Childrens Institute of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Lupus 21:1450-4. 2012
    ....
  5. ncbi Impact of lupus on school attendance and performance
    L N Moorthy
    RWJMS UMDNJ, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
    Lupus 19:620-7. 2010
    ..Detailed examination of the impact of SLE on attendance and the various aspects of school performance will enable us to formulate interventions in school for these children and adolescents...
  6. ncbi Relationship between health-related quality of life and SLE activity and damage in children over time
    L N Moorthy
    RWJMS UMDNJ, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Lupus 18:622-9. 2009
    ..Results provide preliminary evidence that Limitation and Burden of SLE domains of SMILEY reflect the impact of disease activity and damage on HRQOL...
  7. ncbi Poststreptococcal reactive arthritis in children: a retrospective study
    Lakshmi Nandini Moorthy
    Department of Pediatrics, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School UMDNJ, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 48:174-82. 2009
    ..The authors conclude that marked improvement in clinical features and laboratory values was seen over time. Patients may benefit with long-term cardiac follow-up...
  8. ncbi Physical function assessment tools in pediatric rheumatology
    Lakshmi Nandini Moorthy
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School UMDNJ, Dept, of Pediatrics, Division of Rheumatology, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 6:9. 2008
    ....
  9. ncbi Do children with lupus have fewer male siblings?
    L N Moorthy
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Rheumatology, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Lupus 17:128-31. 2008
    ..Large-scale epidemiologic studies with precise counting of miscarriages and abortions could help to confirm these findings. Detailed studies of genetic and maternal intrauterine factors are required to conclusively prove this hypothesis...
  10. ncbi Multicenter validation of a new quality of life measure in pediatric lupus
    L Nandini Moorthy
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:1165-73. 2007
    ..There is no pediatric SLE-specific health-related QOL (HRQOL) scale. Our objective was to develop and validate a new pediatric SLE-specific HRQOL scale...
  11. ncbi Quality of life in children with systemic lupus erythematosus
    L Nandini Moorthy
    UMDNJ RWJ Medical School, Department of Pediatrics, MEB 396 A, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 7:447-52. 2005
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  12. ncbi Relationship of quality of life and physical function measures with disease activity in children with systemic lupus erythematosus
    L N Moorthy
    Hospital for Special Surgery, Cornell Graduate School, New York, USA
    Lupus 14:280-7. 2005
    ..Self-concept and SES should be assessed while measuring QOL in children. Larger sample is required to confirm results...
  13. ncbi Quality of life in paediatric lupus
    L Nandini Moorthy
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    Lupus 13:234-40. 2004
    ....