M G Michaels

Summary

Affiliation: Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cytomegalovirus infection in pediatric immunocompromised hosts
    Marsha Y Russell
    Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, One Children s Hospital Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
    Infect Disord Drug Targets 11:437-48. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Nonhuman primate herpesviruses: importance for xenotransplantation
    M G Michaels
    Division of Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3705 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Curr Top Microbiol Immunol 278:73-100. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Treatment of congenital cytomegalovirus: where are we now?
    Marian G Michaels
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Division of Infectious Diseases, Pittsburgh PA 15213, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 5:441-8. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Infections in pediatric transplant recipients: not just small adults
    Marian G Michaels
    Department of Pediatrics and Surgery, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, One Children s Hospital Drive, 4401 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 24:307-18. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Respiratory syncytial virus prophylaxis: a survey of pediatric solid organ transplant centers
    Marian G Michaels
    Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15217, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 13:451-6. 2009
  6. pmc Detection of infectious baboon cytomegalovirus after baboon-to-human liver xenotransplantation
    M G Michaels
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Infectious Diseases, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Virol 75:2825-8. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint CMV-IVIG for prevention of Epstein Barr virus disease and posttransplant lymphoproliferative disease in pediatric liver transplant recipients
    M Green
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pitttsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Transplant 6:1906-12. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Management of nontuberculous mycobacterial cervical lymphadenitis
    David L Mandell
    Department of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:341-4. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Intrathoracic disease from nontuberculous mycobacteria in children: two cases and a review of the literature
    Dawn Nolt
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Pediatrics 112:e434. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Survival with hypopituitarism from congenital syphilis
    Dawn Nolt
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Division of Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Pediatrics 109:e63. 2002

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Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Cytomegalovirus infection in pediatric immunocompromised hosts
    Marsha Y Russell
    Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, One Children s Hospital Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
    Infect Disord Drug Targets 11:437-48. 2011
    ..The importance of CMV in these special populations of children, emphasizing epidemiology, risk factors, and preventive strategies, is reviewed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Nonhuman primate herpesviruses: importance for xenotransplantation
    M G Michaels
    Division of Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3705 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Curr Top Microbiol Immunol 278:73-100. 2003
    ..This chapter reviews herpesviruses of nonhuman primates and their potential implication for causing disease after xenotransplantation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Treatment of congenital cytomegalovirus: where are we now?
    Marian G Michaels
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Division of Infectious Diseases, Pittsburgh PA 15213, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 5:441-8. 2007
    ..Accordingly, researchers and clinicians have long been interested in identifying strategies to prevent or treat symptomatic congenital CMV infection. This article reviews congenital CMV with a focus on treatment strategies...
  4. doi request reprint Infections in pediatric transplant recipients: not just small adults
    Marian G Michaels
    Department of Pediatrics and Surgery, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, One Children s Hospital Drive, 4401 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 24:307-18. 2010
    ..This article reviews some of the major concepts regarding infections that complicate pediatric transplantation, highlighting differences in epidemiology, evaluation, treatment and prevention for children compared with adult recipients...
  5. doi request reprint Respiratory syncytial virus prophylaxis: a survey of pediatric solid organ transplant centers
    Marian G Michaels
    Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15217, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 13:451-6. 2009
    ..Strategies varied at centers based on age and organ type. Data on RSV hospitalization and outcome are needed to refine approaches to RSV immunoprophylaxis in these high-risk patients...
  6. pmc Detection of infectious baboon cytomegalovirus after baboon-to-human liver xenotransplantation
    M G Michaels
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Infectious Diseases, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Virol 75:2825-8. 2001
    ..This is the first report of detecting a replication-competent virus from a source animal after xenotransplantation and is a concern with regard to potential zoonotic transmission to others...
  7. ncbi request reprint CMV-IVIG for prevention of Epstein Barr virus disease and posttransplant lymphoproliferative disease in pediatric liver transplant recipients
    M Green
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pitttsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Transplant 6:1906-12. 2006
    ..20). The absence of significant effect of CMV-IVIG may be explained by a lack of efficacy of the drug or limitations of sample size...
  8. ncbi request reprint Management of nontuberculous mycobacterial cervical lymphadenitis
    David L Mandell
    Department of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:341-4. 2003
    ..To review the treatment and outcome of patients with nontuberculous mycobacterial (NTM) cervical lymphadenitis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Intrathoracic disease from nontuberculous mycobacteria in children: two cases and a review of the literature
    Dawn Nolt
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Pediatrics 112:e434. 2003
    ..5 months vs 6 months). The most common causative organism was Mycobacterium avium complex. Pediatricians should be increasingly aware of NTM in the differential diagnosis of persistent pulmonary disease in previously healthy children...
  10. ncbi request reprint Survival with hypopituitarism from congenital syphilis
    Dawn Nolt
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Division of Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Pediatrics 109:e63. 2002
    ..Institution of routine testing in all countries might have prevented the severe manifestations of syphilis seen in this child...
  11. ncbi request reprint Safety and immunogenicity of the American Academy of Pediatrics--recommended sequential pneumococcal conjugate and polysaccharide vaccine schedule in pediatric solid organ transplant recipients
    Philana Ling Lin
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Pediatrics 116:160-7. 2005
    ..Accordingly, this study was designed to evaluate the safety and immunogenicity of the recommended regimen...
  12. ncbi request reprint Infectious complications in pediatric solid organ transplantation
    William L Keough
    Division of Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, 3705 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 50:1451-69, x. 2003
    ..In addition, an approach to the pediatric transplant patient who presents with specific symptoms suggestive of infection is provided...
  13. doi request reprint Epstein-Barr virus infection and posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder
    M Green
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Transplant 13:41-54; quiz 54. 2013
    ..The future development of standards for management based on EBV viral load and routine monitoring of EBV-specific CTL responses promise further improvement in outcomes with EBV and PTLD...
  14. doi request reprint Chronic high Epstein-Barr viral load state and risk for late-onset posttransplant lymphoproliferative disease/lymphoma in children
    M A Bingler
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Transplant 8:442-5. 2008
    ..4, 95% CI 2.1-74.4) and prior history of PTLD (OR = 10.7, 95% CI 1.9-60.6) independently predicted late PTLD. A chronic high EBV-load state is not benign and is a predictor of de novo or recurrent PTLD...
  15. ncbi request reprint Treatment of children with congenital cytomegalovirus infection with ganciclovir
    Marian G Michaels
    Division of Allergy, Immunology, Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:504-9. 2003
    ..To arrest the natural progression of congenital CMV, children referred to our center were treated with a prolonged course of ganciclovir...
  16. ncbi request reprint Incidence of invasive pneumococcal disease in children 3 to 36 months of age at a tertiary care pediatric center 2 years after licensure of the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
    Philana Ling Lin
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Pediatrics 111:896-9. 2003
  17. ncbi request reprint Infectious complications of immunosuppressive medications in organ transplant recipients
    Michael Green
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:443-4. 2007
  18. ncbi request reprint New kids on the block: an old problem for a growing pediatric population
    Michael Green
    Pediatr Transplant 9:138-40. 2005
  19. ncbi request reprint Human herpesvirus 8: Is it time for routine surveillance in pediatric solid organ transplant recipients to prevent the development of Kaposi's sarcoma?
    Marian G Michaels
    Pediatr Transplant 7:1-3. 2003
  20. ncbi request reprint Variability in immunization guidelines in children before and after lung transplantation
    Christian Benden
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine and Lung Transplantation, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Pediatr Transplant 11:882-7. 2007
    ..Current vaccination practices of pediatric lung transplant centers are heterogeneous. The lung transplant community would be well served by studies designed to evaluate the efficacy of vaccinations in this population...
  21. ncbi request reprint Variability in standard care for cytomegalovirus prevention and detection in pediatric lung transplantation: survey of eight pediatric lung transplant programs
    Lara A Danziger-Isakov
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 7:469-73. 2003
    ..A retrospective analysis among these centers is being conducted to evaluate the efficacy of these approaches...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cardiac xenotransplantation: progress toward the clinic
    Christopher G A McGregor
    The Mayo Clinic William J von Liebig Transplant Center, 220 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Transplantation 78:1569-75. 2004
    ..A median graft survival of 90 days in the life-supporting position is considered a reasonable initial standard for consideration of entry to the clinic...
  23. ncbi request reprint Baboon bone-marrow xenotransplant in a patient with advanced HIV disease: case report and 8-year follow-up
    Marian G Michaels
    University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Transplantation 78:1582-9. 2004
    ..The aims of this pilot study were to evaluate the safety of the procedure and develop an approach to prevent and monitor for xenozoonoses...
  24. ncbi request reprint Prevention, detection, and management of early bacterial and fungal infections in a preclinical cardiac xenotransplantation model that achieves prolonged survival
    Sumeet S Teotia
    William J von Liebig Transplant Center, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55902, USA
    Xenotransplantation 12:127-33. 2005
    ..We analyzed bacterial and fungal infectious complications in a cohort of 16 consecutive experiments with the longest surviving cardiac xenografts to date...