Angela L Myers

Summary

Affiliation: Children's Mercy Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence of bacteremia in hospitalized pediatric patients with community-acquired pneumonia
    Angela L Myers
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Children s Mercy Hospital and Clinics and the University of Missouri School of Medicine, Kansas City, MO, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:736-40. 2013
  2. pmc Defining risk factors for red man syndrome in children and adults
    Angela L Myers
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical Research, Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics and the University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:464-8. 2012
  3. pmc Are the Ottawa ankle rules helpful in ruling out the need for x ray examination in children?
    A Myers
    The Children s Mercy Hospital and Clinics, 2401 Gillham Road, Kansas City, Missouri 64108, USA
    Arch Dis Child 90:1309-11. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Tuberculous colitis mimicking Crohn disease
    Angela L Myers
    Children s Mercy Hospital and Clinics, University of Missouri at Kansas City School of Medicine, MO, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 45:607-10. 2007
  5. pmc Genetic commonality of macrolide-resistant group A beta hemolytic streptococcus pharyngeal strains
    Angela L Myers
    Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine, KC, MO, USA
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 8:33. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Healthcare worker knowledge and attitudes regarding influenza immunization and childhood vaccination
    Angela L Myers
    Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics and the University of Missouri at Kansas City School of Medicine, Kansas City, Missouri 64108, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:643-6. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Comparative effectiveness of empiric antibiotics for community-acquired pneumonia
    Mary Ann Queen
    Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine, Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, 2401 Gillham Rd, Kansas City, MO 64108
    Pediatrics 133:e23-9. 2014
  8. pmc Accuracy of administrative billing codes to detect urinary tract infection hospitalizations
    Joel S Tieder
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98105 0371, USA
    Pediatrics 128:323-30. 2011
  9. doi request reprint No evidence of vancomycin minimal inhibitory concentration creep or heteroresistance identified in pediatric Staphylococcus aureus blood isolates
    Jennifer L Goldman
    From the Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics Department of Medicine, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine and Department of Microbiology, Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, Kansas City, MO
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 33:216-8. 2014
  10. pmc Addressing inpatient crowding by smoothing occupancy at children's hospitals
    Evan S Fieldston
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    J Hosp Med 6:462-8. 2011

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence of bacteremia in hospitalized pediatric patients with community-acquired pneumonia
    Angela L Myers
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Children s Mercy Hospital and Clinics and the University of Missouri School of Medicine, Kansas City, MO, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:736-40. 2013
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  2. pmc Defining risk factors for red man syndrome in children and adults
    Angela L Myers
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical Research, Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics and the University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:464-8. 2012
    ..Our objective was to determine the prevalence, characteristics and risk factors for RMS in pediatric patients receiving vancomycin, including contributing genetic factors...
  3. pmc Are the Ottawa ankle rules helpful in ruling out the need for x ray examination in children?
    A Myers
    The Children s Mercy Hospital and Clinics, 2401 Gillham Road, Kansas City, Missouri 64108, USA
    Arch Dis Child 90:1309-11. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Tuberculous colitis mimicking Crohn disease
    Angela L Myers
    Children s Mercy Hospital and Clinics, University of Missouri at Kansas City School of Medicine, MO, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 45:607-10. 2007
  5. pmc Genetic commonality of macrolide-resistant group A beta hemolytic streptococcus pharyngeal strains
    Angela L Myers
    Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine, KC, MO, USA
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 8:33. 2009
    ..Group A beta hemolytic streptococcus (GABHS) pharyngitis is a common childhood illness. Penicillin remains the gold standard therapy, but macrolides are indicated for the penicillin allergic patient, and are often used for convenience...
  6. doi request reprint Healthcare worker knowledge and attitudes regarding influenza immunization and childhood vaccination
    Angela L Myers
    Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics and the University of Missouri at Kansas City School of Medicine, Kansas City, Missouri 64108, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:643-6. 2010
    ..HCWs who received influenza vaccine were more likely to immunize their children against influenza, although a substantial proportion of HCWs' children did not receive influenza vaccination...
  7. doi request reprint Comparative effectiveness of empiric antibiotics for community-acquired pneumonia
    Mary Ann Queen
    Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine, Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, 2401 Gillham Rd, Kansas City, MO 64108
    Pediatrics 133:e23-9. 2014
    ..The objective was to compare the effectiveness of empiric treatment with narrow-spectrum therapy versus broad-spectrum therapy for children hospitalized with uncomplicated CAP...
  8. pmc Accuracy of administrative billing codes to detect urinary tract infection hospitalizations
    Joel S Tieder
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98105 0371, USA
    Pediatrics 128:323-30. 2011
    ..Hospital billing data are frequently used for quality measures and research, but the accuracy of the use of discharge codes to identify urinary tract infections (UTIs) is unknown...
  9. doi request reprint No evidence of vancomycin minimal inhibitory concentration creep or heteroresistance identified in pediatric Staphylococcus aureus blood isolates
    Jennifer L Goldman
    From the Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics Department of Medicine, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine and Department of Microbiology, Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, Kansas City, MO
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 33:216-8. 2014
    ..Vancomycin MICs did not increase nor was heteroresistance identified. Etest yielded higher MIC results than the other 2 methods. No MIC was >2 µg/mL by any testing method. ..
  10. pmc Addressing inpatient crowding by smoothing occupancy at children's hospitals
    Evan S Fieldston
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    J Hosp Med 6:462-8. 2011
    ..To quantify the difference in weekday versus weekend occupancy, and the opportunity to smooth inpatient occupancy to reduce crowding at children's hospitals...
  11. pmc Comparative effectiveness of pleural drainage procedures for the treatment of complicated pneumonia in childhood
    Samir S Shah
    Division of Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and the Departments of Pediatrics and Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Hosp Med 6:256-63. 2011
    ..To determine the comparative effectiveness of common pleural drainage procedures for treatment of pneumonia complicated by parapneumonic effusion (ie, complicated pneumonia)...
  12. doi request reprint Controversies in vaccine mandates
    John D Lantos
    Children s Mercy Bioethics Center, University of Missouri, School of Medicine, Kansas City, MO, USA
    Curr Probl Pediatr Adolesc Health Care 40:38-58. 2010
    ..We will discuss ways that practitioners and public health officials should deal with vaccine refusal. We will contrast responses of the population as a whole, within the healthcare setting, and in the setting of pandemic influenza...