Katherine A Poehling

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Publications

  1. pmc Verifying influenza and pneumococcal immunization status of children in 2009-2010 from primary care practice records and from the North Carolina Immunization Registry
    Katherine A Poehling
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    N C Med J 74:185-91. 2013
  2. pmc 2009-2010 seasonal influenza vaccination coverage among college students from 8 universities in North Carolina
    Katherine A Poehling
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    J Am Coll Health 60:541-7. 2012
  3. pmc The burden of influenza in young children, 2004-2009
    Katherine A Poehling
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Pediatrics 131:207-16. 2013
  4. pmc Assessment of parental report for 2009-2010 seasonal and monovalent H1N1 influenza vaccines among children in the emergency department or hospital
    Katherine A Poehling
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:36-42. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Reduction of frequent otitis media and pressure-equalizing tube insertions in children after introduction of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
    Katherine A Poehling
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Pediatrics 119:707-15. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Influenza burden for children with asthma
    E Kathryn Miller
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Pediatrics 121:1-8. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Parainfluenza virus infection of young children: estimates of the population-based burden of hospitalization
    Geoffrey A Weinberg
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Pediatr 154:694-9. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Respiratory syncytial virus-associated hospitalizations among children less than 24 months of age
    Caroline Breese Hall
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Pediatrics 132:e341-8. 2013
  9. doi request reprint The burden of respiratory syncytial virus infection in young children
    Caroline Breese Hall
    Department of Pediatrics, The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:588-98. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint The impact of conjugate pneumococcal vaccination on routine childhood vaccination and primary care use in 2 counties
    Peter G Szilagyi
    Department of Pediatrics, Strong Children s Research Center, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Pediatrics 118:1394-402. 2006

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. pmc Verifying influenza and pneumococcal immunization status of children in 2009-2010 from primary care practice records and from the North Carolina Immunization Registry
    Katherine A Poehling
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    N C Med J 74:185-91. 2013
    ..The North Carolina Immunization Registry (NCIR) has been available since 2004. We sought to measure its utilization among practices that provide primary care for children who are enrolled in a prospective influenza surveillance study...
  2. pmc 2009-2010 seasonal influenza vaccination coverage among college students from 8 universities in North Carolina
    Katherine A Poehling
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    J Am Coll Health 60:541-7. 2012
    ..The authors sought to describe the 2009-2010 seasonal influenza vaccine coverage of college students...
  3. pmc The burden of influenza in young children, 2004-2009
    Katherine A Poehling
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Pediatrics 131:207-16. 2013
    ..To characterize the health care burden of influenza from 2004 through 2009, years when influenza vaccine recommendations were expanded to all children aged ≥6 months...
  4. pmc Assessment of parental report for 2009-2010 seasonal and monovalent H1N1 influenza vaccines among children in the emergency department or hospital
    Katherine A Poehling
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:36-42. 2012
    ..To assess the validity of parental report for seasonal and monovalent H1N1 influenza vaccinations among children 6 months to <18 years who were recommended to receive both vaccines in 2009-2010...
  5. ncbi request reprint Reduction of frequent otitis media and pressure-equalizing tube insertions in children after introduction of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
    Katherine A Poehling
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Pediatrics 119:707-15. 2007
    ..In this study we estimated the effect of routine childhood immunization with heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine on frequent otitis media (3 episodes in 6 months or 4 episodes in 1 year) and pressure-equalizing tube insertions...
  6. doi request reprint Influenza burden for children with asthma
    E Kathryn Miller
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Pediatrics 121:1-8. 2008
    ..The goal was to estimate the influenza disease burden among children with asthma and among healthy children by using active, laboratory-confirmed, population-based surveillance...
  7. doi request reprint Parainfluenza virus infection of young children: estimates of the population-based burden of hospitalization
    Geoffrey A Weinberg
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Pediatr 154:694-9. 2009
    ..To determine the population-based inpatient disease burden of parainfluenza virus in children <5 years of age...
  8. doi request reprint Respiratory syncytial virus-associated hospitalizations among children less than 24 months of age
    Caroline Breese Hall
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Pediatrics 132:e341-8. 2013
    ..However, estimates of the RSV hospitalization burden have varied, and precision has been limited by the use of age strata grouped in blocks of 6 to ≥ 12 months...
  9. doi request reprint The burden of respiratory syncytial virus infection in young children
    Caroline Breese Hall
    Department of Pediatrics, The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:588-98. 2009
    ..The primary role of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) in causing infant hospitalizations is well recognized, but the total burden of RSV infection among young children remains poorly defined...
  10. ncbi request reprint The impact of conjugate pneumococcal vaccination on routine childhood vaccination and primary care use in 2 counties
    Peter G Szilagyi
    Department of Pediatrics, Strong Children s Research Center, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Pediatrics 118:1394-402. 2006
    ..Before the recommendations, concern was expressed that adding pneumococcal conjugate vaccine might result in delays in other vaccinations or preventive services...
  11. pmc Impact of maternal immunization on influenza hospitalizations in infants
    Katherine A Poehling
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 204:S141-8. 2011
    ..30-0.91). Infants of vaccinated mothers were 45-48% less likely to have influenza hospitalizations than infants of unvaccinated mothers. Our results support the current influenza vaccination recommendation for pregnant women...
  12. ncbi request reprint Population-based impact of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in young children
    Katherine A Poehling
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2637, USA
    Pediatrics 114:755-61. 2004
    ..To determine the population impact of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV) on pneumococcal-related diseases, including pneumonia and otitis media...
  13. pmc Practice and child characteristics associated with influenza vaccine uptake in young children
    Katherine A Poehling
    Wake Forest University Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Pediatrics 126:665-73. 2010
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  14. pmc Sickle cell trait, hemoglobin C trait, and invasive pneumococcal disease
    Katherine A Poehling
    Department of aPediatrics, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Epidemiology 21:340-6. 2010
    ..We tested the hypothesis that sickle cell trait or hemoglobin C trait is an independent risk factor for invasive pneumococcal disease...
  15. ncbi request reprint The underrecognized burden of influenza in young children
    Katherine A Poehling
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:31-40. 2006
    ..The disease burden of influenza infection among children is not well established. We conducted a population-based surveillance of medical visits associated with laboratory-confirmed influenza...
  16. pmc One third of middle ear effusions from children undergoing tympanostomy tube placement had multiple bacterial pathogens
    Robert C Holder
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27101, USA
    BMC Pediatr 12:87. 2012
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  17. pmc Impact of a school-based influenza immunization program on disease burden: comparison of two Tennessee counties
    Katherine A Poehling
    Departments of Pediatrics and Epidemiology and Prevention, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, United States
    Vaccine 27:2695-700. 2009
    ..These data are consistent with a direct effect of the campaign in school-age children...
  18. ncbi request reprint Rhinovirus-associated hospitalizations in young children
    E Kathryn Miller
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, 37232, USA
    J Infect Dis 195:773-81. 2007
    ..Rhinoviruses frequently cause the common cold but have not been considered important causes of acute respiratory hospitalizations in children...
  19. ncbi request reprint Accuracy and impact of a point-of-care rapid influenza test in young children with respiratory illnesses
    Katherine A Poehling
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tenn 37232 2504, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:713-8. 2006
    ..To determine whether a point-of-care rapid influenza test impacts the diagnostic evaluation and treatment of children with acute respiratory illnesses...
  20. pmc Potential impact of parental Tdap immunization on infant pertussis hospitalizations
    Timothy R Peters
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Vaccine 30:5527-32. 2012
    ..Although immunizing parents prior to pregnancy or delivery is best, immunizing parents in the postpartum period should provide protection to that newborn and to infants of subsequent pregnancies...
  21. ncbi request reprint Invasive pneumococcal disease among infants before and after introduction of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
    Katherine A Poehling
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232 2504, USA
    JAMA 295:1668-74. 2006
    ..Streptococcus pneumoniae is a serious infection in young infants. A heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7) was licensed in 2000 and recommended for all children aged 2 to 23 months...
  22. pmc Influenza testing, diagnosis, and treatment in the emergency department in 2009-2010 and 2010-2011
    Timothy R Peters
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC
    Acad Emerg Med 20:786-94. 2013
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  23. doi request reprint Evaluation of the limit of detection of the BD Veritor™ system flu A+B test and two rapid influenza detection tests for influenza virus
    Timothy R Peters
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 75:200-2. 2013
    ..Limits of detection varied by influenza strain, with Veritor™ Flu A+B test showing the lowest limit of detection for all strains...
  24. pmc Potential impact of accelerating the primary dose of rotavirus vaccine in infants
    Elizabeth E Halvorson
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Vaccine 30:2738-41. 2012
    ..S. infants <3 months of age in 2006 when the vaccine was first introduced. This estimated benefit represents a 2-4% reduction in rotavirus hospitalizations among children <5 years of age...
  25. pmc Potential impact of accelerating the primary dose of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in infants
    Jennifer M Stancil
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:422-5. 2009
    ..To estimate the potential effect of the acceleration of administration of the first dose of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine from 2 months to 6 weeks of age...
  26. ncbi request reprint Change in recommendation affects influenza vaccinations among children 6 to 59 months of age
    Celeste Ojeda Hemingway
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Pediatrics 114:948-52. 2004
    ..To evaluate the impact of the 2002-2003 recommendation to "encourage when feasible" the influenza vaccine for healthy children 6 to 23 months of age...
  27. ncbi request reprint Streptococcus pneumoniae-related illnesses in young children: secular trends and regional variation
    Katherine A Poehling
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:413-8. 2003
    ..Children <2 years old have been targeted for routine pneumococcal conjugate vaccine. Laboratory-confirmed illnesses represent a minority of all medical care utilization for pneumococcal disease...
  28. pmc Detection of group A Streptococcus in tonsils from pediatric patients reveals high rate of asymptomatic streptococcal carriage
    Amity L Roberts
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    BMC Pediatr 12:3. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to test the hypothesis that GAS is present within tonsil tissue at the time of tonsillectomy...
  29. ncbi request reprint Bedside diagnosis of influenzavirus infections in hospitalized children
    Katherine A Poehling
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Pediatrics 110:83-8. 2002
    ..We evaluated the performance of a lateral-flow immunoassay (QuickVue Influenza Test) completed at the bedside of hospitalized children during the influenza season...
  30. doi request reprint Isolated head injury is a cause of shock in pediatric trauma patients
    Alison Gardner
    Departments of Pediatrics, Wake Forest Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 29:879-83. 2013
    ..However, this assumption may not be correct. The purpose of this study was to identify the proportion of children with severe shock after trauma presenting with isolated head injury versus hemorrhagic injury...
  31. ncbi request reprint Does the use of oxycodone affect diagnostic accuracy in children with acute abdominal pain?
    Michael E Bowen
    Child and Adolescent Health Research Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, AA 0216 MCN, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:326-8. 2005
  32. ncbi request reprint Influenza immunization practices among pediatric oncologists
    Christopher C Porter
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:134-8. 2003
    ..To describe the opinions of pediatric oncologists regarding the use of influenza vaccine in children with cancer and to identify factors that influence practitioners' recommendations about influenza vaccine...