Sarah de Ferranti

Summary

Affiliation: Children's Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Childhood cholesterol disorders: the iceberg base or nondisease?
    Sarah D de Ferranti
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Med Clin North Am 96:141-54. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence of Familial Hypercholesterolemia in the 1999 to 2012 United States National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys (NHANES)
    Sarah D de Ferranti
    From Department of Cardiology, Boston Children s Hospital, MA S D d F, M M M Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies A M R, L K L, R C S and Division of Clinical Decision Making J B W, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA and Boston University School of Medicine, MA M M M
    Circulation 133:1067-72. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Familial hypercholesterolemia in children and adolescents: A clinical perspective
    Sarah D de Ferranti
    Department of Cardiology, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    J Clin Lipidol 9:S11-9. 2015
  4. doi request reprint The perfect storm: obesity, adipocyte dysfunction, and metabolic consequences
    Sarah de Ferranti
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Chem 54:945-55. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of paediatric metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Sarah D de Ferranti
    Preventive Cardiology Clinic, Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Diab Vasc Dis Res 4:285-96. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Nonfasting low-density lipoprotein testing: utility for cholesterol screening in pediatric primary care
    Sarah de Ferranti
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 46:441-5. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Hypertriglyceridemia in a pediatric referral practice: experience with 300 patients
    Sarah D de Ferranti
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 50:297-307. 2011
  8. pmc Myocardial tissue remodeling in adolescent obesity
    Ravi V Shah
    Noninvasive Cardiovascular Imaging Section, Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine and Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    J Am Heart Assoc 2:e000279. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of the metabolic syndrome in American adolescents: findings from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Sarah D de Ferranti
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Circulation 110:2494-7. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Endothelial pulse amplitude testing: feasibility and reproducibility in adolescents
    Elif Seda Selamet Tierney
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02155, USA
    J Pediatr 154:901-5. 2009

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Childhood cholesterol disorders: the iceberg base or nondisease?
    Sarah D de Ferranti
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Med Clin North Am 96:141-54. 2012
    ..However, many gaps in the pediatric knowledge base remain about the benefits and risk, the optimal method for lipid screening, and about appropriate indications for pharmacotherapy...
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence of Familial Hypercholesterolemia in the 1999 to 2012 United States National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys (NHANES)
    Sarah D de Ferranti
    From Department of Cardiology, Boston Children s Hospital, MA S D d F, M M M Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies A M R, L K L, R C S and Division of Clinical Decision Making J B W, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA and Boston University School of Medicine, MA M M M
    Circulation 133:1067-72. 2016
    ..The prevalence of familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) is commonly reported as 1 in 500. European reports suggest a higher prevalence; the US FH prevalence is unknown...
  3. doi request reprint Familial hypercholesterolemia in children and adolescents: A clinical perspective
    Sarah D de Ferranti
    Department of Cardiology, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    J Clin Lipidol 9:S11-9. 2015
    ..Approaches to identification and treatment of FH during childhood are presented, including both recommendations from published guidelines and clinical experience. A clinical case is used to illustrate various points. ..
  4. doi request reprint The perfect storm: obesity, adipocyte dysfunction, and metabolic consequences
    Sarah de Ferranti
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Chem 54:945-55. 2008
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of paediatric metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Sarah D de Ferranti
    Preventive Cardiology Clinic, Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Diab Vasc Dis Res 4:285-96. 2007
    ..This epidemic will bear fruit in forthcoming decades, putting further stress on the healthcare system and probably leading to increased morbidity and a shorter lifespan for future generations...
  6. ncbi request reprint Nonfasting low-density lipoprotein testing: utility for cholesterol screening in pediatric primary care
    Sarah de Ferranti
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 46:441-5. 2007
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Hypertriglyceridemia in a pediatric referral practice: experience with 300 patients
    Sarah D de Ferranti
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 50:297-307. 2011
    ..Pediatric hypertriglyceridemia is an emerging comorbidity of childhood obesity...
  8. pmc Myocardial tissue remodeling in adolescent obesity
    Ravi V Shah
    Noninvasive Cardiovascular Imaging Section, Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine and Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    J Am Heart Assoc 2:e000279. 2013
    ..Although ventricular remodeling has been reported in obese youth, early tissue-level markers within the myocardium that precede organ-level alterations have not been described...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of the metabolic syndrome in American adolescents: findings from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Sarah D de Ferranti
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Circulation 110:2494-7. 2004
    ..Metabolic syndrome (MetS) is defined by the Third Report of the Adult Treatment Panel (ATP III) using criteria easily applied by clinicians and researchers. There is no standard pediatric definition...
  10. doi request reprint Endothelial pulse amplitude testing: feasibility and reproducibility in adolescents
    Elif Seda Selamet Tierney
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02155, USA
    J Pediatr 154:901-5. 2009
    ..To test prospectively the reproducibility and feasibility of endothelial pulse amplitude testing (Endo-PAT), a novel Food and Drug Administration-approved technology, in healthy adolescents...
  11. doi request reprint Storm over statins--the controversy surrounding pharmacologic treatment of children
    Sarah de Ferranti
    Preventive Cardiology Clinic, Children s Hospital Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 359:1309-12. 2008
  12. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein and cardiovascular disease: a review of risk prediction and interventions
    Sarah de Ferranti
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Chim Acta 317:1-15. 2002
    ..Increased C-reactive protein (CRP) has been associated with CVD, in those presenting after an acute coronary event, and also in apparently healthy individuals...
  13. ncbi request reprint Inflammation and changes in metabolic syndrome abnormalities in US adolescents: findings from the 1988-1994 and 1999-2000 National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys
    Sarah D de Ferranti
    Department of Cardiology Division of Endocrinology, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Chem 52:1325-30. 2006
    ..Understanding of C-reactive protein (CRP) in adult metabolic syndrome is increasing; however, this relationship in children is less clear...
  14. ncbi request reprint Obesity is a common comorbidity in children with congenital and acquired heart disease
    Nelangi M Pinto
    Division of Cardiology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 120:e1157-64. 2007
    ..Many children with heart disease are sedentary as a result of physician-, parent-, and/or self-imposed restrictions. The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of the epidemic of obesity on children with heart disease...