A Chantal Caviness

Summary

Affiliation: Baylor College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pediatric restraint use is associated with reduced transports by emergency medical services providers after motor vehicle crashes
    A Chantal Caviness
    Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Baylor Injury Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2399, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 7:448-52. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Direct immunofluorescence assay compared to cell culture for the diagnosis of mucocutaneous herpes simplex virus infections in children
    A Chantal Caviness
    Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, 1102 Bates Avenue, Suite 1850, Houston, TX 77030, United States
    J Clin Virol 49:58-60. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of herpes simplex virus testing and treatment strategies in febrile neonates
    A Chantal Caviness
    Texas Children s Hospital, Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, 6621 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:665-74. 2008
  4. doi request reprint The prevalence of neonatal herpes simplex virus infection compared with serious bacterial illness in hospitalized neonates
    A Chantal Caviness
    Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Pediatr 153:164-9. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Clinical and laboratory features of neonatal herpes simplex virus infection: a case-control study
    A Chantal Caviness
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:425-30. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint A cost-effectiveness analysis of bacterial endocarditis prophylaxis for febrile children who have cardiac lesions and undergo urinary catheterization in the emergency department
    A Chantal Caviness
    Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1291-6. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of acute and chronic asthma severity on pediatric emergency department utilization
    Charles G Macias
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, MC 1 1481, 6621 Fannin St, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Pediatrics 117:S86-95. 2006
  8. pmc Prospective evaluation of the risk of serious bacterial infection in children who present to the emergency department with hyperpyrexia (temperature of 106 degrees F or higher)
    Barbara W Trautner
    Department of Medicine, Section of Infectious Diseases, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Pediatrics 118:34-40. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Retrospective review of serious bacterial infections in infants who are 0 to 36 months of age and have influenza A infection
    Hannah F Smitherman
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, 6621 Fannin St, MC 1 1481, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pediatrics 115:710-8. 2005
  10. pmc Nitric oxide metabolites as biomarkers for influenza-like acute respiratory infections presenting to the emergency room
    Asad I Mian
    Dept of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston TX 77030, USA
    Open Respir Med J 6:127-34. 2012

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Pediatric restraint use is associated with reduced transports by emergency medical services providers after motor vehicle crashes
    A Chantal Caviness
    Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Baylor Injury Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2399, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 7:448-52. 2003
    ..To determine the association between pediatric restraint use during motor vehicle crashes and patient transports by emergency medical services (EMS) providers...
  2. doi request reprint Direct immunofluorescence assay compared to cell culture for the diagnosis of mucocutaneous herpes simplex virus infections in children
    A Chantal Caviness
    Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, 1102 Bates Avenue, Suite 1850, Houston, TX 77030, United States
    J Clin Virol 49:58-60. 2010
    ..Direct immunofluorescence assay (DFA) is commonly used for the rapid identification of herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection in mucocutaneous lesions, yet little is known about its diagnostic accuracy...
  3. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of herpes simplex virus testing and treatment strategies in febrile neonates
    A Chantal Caviness
    Texas Children s Hospital, Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, 6621 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:665-74. 2008
    ..To determine the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of testing for and empirically treating herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection in neonates with fever aged from birth to 28 days...
  4. doi request reprint The prevalence of neonatal herpes simplex virus infection compared with serious bacterial illness in hospitalized neonates
    A Chantal Caviness
    Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Pediatr 153:164-9. 2008
    ..To determine the prevalence of herpes simplex virus (HSV) relative to other viral infections and serious bacterial illnesses (SBIs) in hospitalized neonates admitted from a pediatric emergency department over a 5-year period...
  5. doi request reprint Clinical and laboratory features of neonatal herpes simplex virus infection: a case-control study
    A Chantal Caviness
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:425-30. 2008
    ..Neonatal herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection can cause significant morbidity and mortality but can be difficult to identify, particularly in neonates without vesicular rash...
  6. ncbi request reprint A cost-effectiveness analysis of bacterial endocarditis prophylaxis for febrile children who have cardiac lesions and undergo urinary catheterization in the emergency department
    A Chantal Caviness
    Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1291-6. 2004
    ..This study was conducted to determine the cost-effectiveness of BE prophylaxis before UC in febrile children aged 0-24 months with moderate-risk cardiac lesions...
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of acute and chronic asthma severity on pediatric emergency department utilization
    Charles G Macias
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, MC 1 1481, 6621 Fannin St, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Pediatrics 117:S86-95. 2006
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  8. pmc Prospective evaluation of the risk of serious bacterial infection in children who present to the emergency department with hyperpyrexia (temperature of 106 degrees F or higher)
    Barbara W Trautner
    Department of Medicine, Section of Infectious Diseases, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Pediatrics 118:34-40. 2006
    ..Previous studies of children with temperatures > or = 106 degrees F (hyperpyrexia) disagree as to whether hyperpyrexia confers a high risk of serious bacterial infection...
  9. ncbi request reprint Retrospective review of serious bacterial infections in infants who are 0 to 36 months of age and have influenza A infection
    Hannah F Smitherman
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, 6621 Fannin St, MC 1 1481, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pediatrics 115:710-8. 2005
    ..We sought to determine the prevalence of serious bacterial infections (SBIs) among children with influenza A, a viral syndrome that can be established definitively by specific tests...
  10. pmc Nitric oxide metabolites as biomarkers for influenza-like acute respiratory infections presenting to the emergency room
    Asad I Mian
    Dept of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston TX 77030, USA
    Open Respir Med J 6:127-34. 2012
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  11. doi request reprint Mobile pediatric emergency response team: patient satisfaction during the novel H1N1 influenza outbreak
    Carla M Laos
    Dell Children s Medical Center, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Austin, TX, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:274-9. 2012
    ..The objective was to determine child caregiver satisfaction with a nontraditional pediatric emergency department (ED) venue during the 2009 novel H1N1 influenza outbreak...
  12. doi request reprint Performance of a rapid influenza test in children during the H1N1 2009 influenza a outbreak
    Andrea T Cruz
    Baylor College of Medicine, 6621 Fannin St, Suite A210, MC 1 1481, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e645-50. 2010
    ..Patients for whom the RIDT (BinaxNOW [Binax, Inc, Portland, ME]), viral culture, and rRT-PCR results were known were included. Sensitivity, specificity, and likelihood ratios (LRs) were calculated...
  13. doi request reprint Characteristics and diagnoses of neonates who revisit a pediatric emergency center
    Andrew M Perry
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Hawaii John A Burns School of Medicine, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 29:58-62. 2013
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  14. doi request reprint Risk factors for admission in children with bronchiolitis from pediatric emergency department observation unit
    Shabana Yusuf
    Department of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 28:1132-5. 2012
    ..To better identify ED patients who should be directly admitted to the hospital rather than the EDOU, the predictors of admission must be identified...
  15. doi request reprint The diagnostic accuracy of an abdominal radiograph with signs and symptoms of intussusception
    Donna Mendez
    Pediatrics Section of Emergency Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:426-31. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the diagnostic accuracy of an abdominal ultrasound to that of a highly suggestive abdominal radiograph combined with signs and symptoms of intussusception...
  16. doi request reprint Urinary nitrate might be an early biomarker for pediatric acute kidney injury in the emergency department
    Asad I Mian
    Department of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Pediatr Res 70:203-7. 2011
    ..Thus, low urinary nitrate is associated with AKI in the pediatric ED even when SCr is normal. Predictive potential of this putative urinary biomarker for AKI needs further evaluation in sicker patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint Delivering tailored asthma family education in a pediatric emergency department setting: a pilot study
    Marianna M Sockrider
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 6621 Fannin, MC 1040 00, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Pediatrics 117:S135-44. 2006
    ..The primary hypotheses were that the intervention group would have greater confidence to manage asthma 14 days postintervention and more well-asthma visits and fewer urgent care/ED visits at 9 and 12 months...
  18. ncbi request reprint Increasing prevalence of emergency department visits for pediatric dental care, 1997-2001
    Teresita E Ladrillo
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Dental Branch, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 137:379-85. 2006
    ..Hospital emergency department (ED) visits for non-urgent care have been increasing since the late 1950s. This study investigated the prevalence and characteristics of pediatric ED visits for dental problems during a five-year period...