Nader Shaikh

Summary

Affiliation: Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Otoscopic signs of otitis media
    Nader Shaikh
    Division of General Academic Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:822-6. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Predicting response to antimicrobial therapy in children with acute sinusitis
    Nader Shaikh
    Division of General Academic Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA Electronic address
    J Pediatr 164:536-41. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Accuracy and precision of the signs and symptoms of streptococcal pharyngitis in children: a systematic review
    Nader Shaikh
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Division of General Academic Pediatrics, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
    J Pediatr 160:487-493.e3. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Decongestants, antihistamines and nasal irrigation for acute sinusitis in children
    Nader Shaikh
    General Academic Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD007909. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Development of an algorithm for the diagnosis of otitis media
    Nader Shaikh
    Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, One Children s Hospital Drive, 4401 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:214-8. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Prevalence of streptococcal pharyngitis and streptococcal carriage in children: a meta-analysis
    Nader Shaikh
    Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, General Academic Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3414 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2583, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e557-64. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Risk of renal scarring in children with a first urinary tract infection: a systematic review
    Nader Shaikh
    Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Division of General Academic Pediatrics, 3414 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2583, USA
    Pediatrics 126:1084-91. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Pain management in young children undergoing diagnostic tympanocentesis
    Nader Shaikh
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, and General Academic Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, 3414 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 50:231-6. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Dysfunctional elimination syndrome: is it related to urinary tract infection or vesicoureteral reflux diagnosed early in life?
    Nader Shaikh
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213 2583, USA
    Pediatrics 112:1134-7. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Acute otitis media severity of symptom score in a tympanocentesis study
    Nader Shaikh
    Division of General Academic Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:253-5. 2011

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. doi request reprint Otoscopic signs of otitis media
    Nader Shaikh
    Division of General Academic Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:822-6. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to examine findings that expert otoscopists use when diagnosing AOM...
  2. doi request reprint Predicting response to antimicrobial therapy in children with acute sinusitis
    Nader Shaikh
    Division of General Academic Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA Electronic address
    J Pediatr 164:536-41. 2014
    ..To determine prognostic factors that independently predict response to antimicrobial therapy in children with acute sinusitis...
  3. doi request reprint Accuracy and precision of the signs and symptoms of streptococcal pharyngitis in children: a systematic review
    Nader Shaikh
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Division of General Academic Pediatrics, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
    J Pediatr 160:487-493.e3. 2012
    ..To conduct a systematic review to determine whether clinical findings can be used to rule in or to rule out streptococcal pharyngitis in children...
  4. doi request reprint Decongestants, antihistamines and nasal irrigation for acute sinusitis in children
    Nader Shaikh
    General Academic Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD007909. 2012
    ..The efficacy of decongestants, antihistamines and nasal irrigation in children with clinically diagnosed acute sinusitis has not been systematically evaluated...
  5. doi request reprint Development of an algorithm for the diagnosis of otitis media
    Nader Shaikh
    Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, One Children s Hospital Drive, 4401 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:214-8. 2012
    ..This has led to a large degree of variation in the criteria used to diagnose otitis media, which has resulted in inconsistencies in clinical care and discrepant research findings...
  6. doi request reprint Prevalence of streptococcal pharyngitis and streptococcal carriage in children: a meta-analysis
    Nader Shaikh
    Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, General Academic Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3414 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2583, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e557-64. 2010
    ..We conducted a meta-analysis to determine the (1) prevalence of streptococcal infection among children who presented with sore throat and (2) prevalence of streptococcal carriage among asymptomatic children...
  7. doi request reprint Risk of renal scarring in children with a first urinary tract infection: a systematic review
    Nader Shaikh
    Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Division of General Academic Pediatrics, 3414 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2583, USA
    Pediatrics 126:1084-91. 2010
    ..To our knowledge, the risk of renal scarring in children with a urinary tract infection (UTI) has not been systematically studied...
  8. doi request reprint Pain management in young children undergoing diagnostic tympanocentesis
    Nader Shaikh
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, and General Academic Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, 3414 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 50:231-6. 2011
    ..To describe the pain associated with diagnostic tympanocentesis and to gather preliminary data comparing the efficacy of 3 methods of pain reduction for tympanocentesis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Dysfunctional elimination syndrome: is it related to urinary tract infection or vesicoureteral reflux diagnosed early in life?
    Nader Shaikh
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213 2583, USA
    Pediatrics 112:1134-7. 2003
    ..This study evaluated the relationship between early UTI, vesicoureteral reflux (VUR), and DES by comparing two cohorts of school-aged children...
  10. doi request reprint Acute otitis media severity of symptom score in a tympanocentesis study
    Nader Shaikh
    Division of General Academic Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:253-5. 2011
    ..Although symptom scores (measured by the AOM-SOS) correlated with overall clinical assessment and bacteriologic outcome, the early effect of tympanocentesis rendered the AOM-SOS less useful as a primary outcome measure...
  11. pmc Development and validation of filters for the retrieval of studies of clinical examination from Medline
    Nader Shaikh
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, General Academic Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
    J Med Internet Res 13:e82. 2011
    ..Filters developed to retrieve studies of diagnosis from Medline lack specificity because they also retrieve large numbers of studies on the diagnostic value of imaging and laboratory tests...
  12. pmc How do parents of preverbal children with acute otitis media determine how much ear pain their child is having?
    Nader Shaikh
    Division of General Academic Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Pain 11:1291-4. 2010
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  13. ncbi request reprint Can ultrasonography or uroflowmetry predict which children with voiding dysfunction will have recurrent urinary tract infections?
    Nader Shaikh
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Urol 174:1620-2; discussion 1622. 2005
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Development of a patient-reported outcome measure for children with streptococcal pharyngitis
    Nader Shaikh
    Division of General Academic Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatrics 124:e557-63. 2009
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  15. doi request reprint Development and preliminary evaluation of a parent-reported outcome instrument for clinical trials in acute otitis media
    Nader Shaikh
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Division of General Academic Pediatrics, Pittsburgh, PA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:5-8. 2009
    ..The goal of the present study was to develop and evaluate a parent-reported symptom scale for children with AOM (AOM-SOS) for use as an outcome measure in AOM treatment trials...
  16. doi request reprint Responsiveness and construct validity of a symptom scale for acute otitis media
    Nader Shaikh
    Division of General Academic Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:9-12. 2009
    ..We have developed a scale for measuring symptoms of AOM in young children (AOM-SOS), and we present data on its construct validity and responsiveness...
  17. ncbi request reprint Does this child have a urinary tract infection?
    Nader Shaikh
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    JAMA 298:2895-904. 2007
    ..Urinary tract infection (UTI) is a frequently occurring pediatric illness that, if left untreated, can lead to permanent renal injury. Accordingly, accurate diagnosis of UTI is important...
  18. doi request reprint Efficacy and feasibility of teledermatology for paediatric medical education
    Nader Shaikh
    Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, General Academic Pediatrics, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2583, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 14:204-7. 2008
    ..We believe that teledermatology has great potential in the education of medical trainees...
  19. doi request reprint Prevalence of urinary tract infection in childhood: a meta-analysis
    Nader Shaikh
    Division of General Academic Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2583, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:302-8. 2008
    ..We conducted a meta-analysis to determine the pooled prevalence of urinary tract infection (UTI) in children by age, gender, race, and circumcision status...
  20. pmc Treatment of acute otitis media in children under 2 years of age
    Alejandro Hoberman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
    N Engl J Med 364:105-15. 2011
    ..Recommendations vary regarding immediate antimicrobial treatment versus watchful waiting for children younger than 2 years of age with acute otitis media...
  21. doi request reprint Mastering diagnostic skills: Enhancing Proficiency in Otitis Media, a model for diagnostic skills training
    Phillip H Kaleida
    Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, One Children s Hospital Dr, 4401 Penn Ave, General Academic Pediatrics, CHOB 3rd Floor, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
    Pediatrics 124:e714-20. 2009
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Pneumococcal resistance and serotype 19A in Pittsburgh-area children with acute otitis media before and after introduction of 7-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine
    Alejandro Hoberman
    Division of General Academic Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, 4401 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15201, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 50:114-20. 2011
    ....
  23. pmc Signs and symptoms that differentiate acute sinusitis from viral upper respiratory tract infection
    Nader Shaikh
    From the Division of General Academic Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, Biostatistics Division of Pediatric Radiology, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA and University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:1061-5. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to determine which signs and symptoms could be used to identify the subgroup of children who meet current clinical criteria for sinusitis but who nevertheless have a viral URI...
  24. pmc Factors that influence parental decisions to participate in clinical research: consenters vs nonconsenters
    Alejandro Hoberman
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    JAMA Pediatr 167:561-6. 2013
    ..This study identified that nonconsenting parents were better educated, had private insurance, showed lower levels of altruism, and less understanding of study design...
  25. doi request reprint Are nasopharyngeal cultures useful in diagnosis of acute bacterial sinusitis in children?
    Nader Shaikh
    1University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 52:1118-21. 2013
    ..Absence of pathogens in the nasopharynx was not helpful in identifying this low-risk subgroup. ..
  26. doi request reprint Development and impact of an intervention to boost recruitment in a multicenter pediatric randomized clinical trial
    Sonika Bhatnagar
    1University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 53:151-7. 2014
    ..Our primary objective was to develop and evaluate an intervention to increase recruitment in a multicenter pediatric randomized clinical trial (RCT). Our secondary objective was to assess the impact beyond 120 days...
  27. pmc Rationale and design issues of the Randomized Intervention for Children With Vesicoureteral Reflux (RIVUR) study
    Ron Keren
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 122:S240-50. 2008
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  28. doi request reprint Identifying children with vesicoureteral reflux: a comparison of 2 approaches
    Nader Shaikh
    Division of General Academic Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15224, USA
    J Urol 188:1895-9. 2012
    ..We compared the sensitivities of the top-down ((99m)technetium dimercaptosuccinic acid renal scan to screen) and biomarker based (C-reactive protein level at presentation) approaches in identifying children with vesicoureteral reflux...
  29. doi request reprint Enhanced versus automated urinalysis for screening of urinary tract infections in children in the emergency department
    Ami P Shah
    From the Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA Department of Pathology, UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Laboratory Services, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI Department of Pathology and Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 33:272-5. 2014
    ..UA can be performed manually or using automated techniques. We sought to compare manual versus automated UA for urine specimens obtained via catheterization in the pediatric emergency department...
  30. ncbi request reprint Decongestants, antihistamines and nasal irrigation for acute sinusitis in children
    Nader Shaikh
    General Academic Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, 3414 Fifth Ave, Suite 301, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, 15213
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 12:CD007909. 2010
    ..The efficacy of decongestants, antihistamines and nasal irrigation in children with clinically diagnosed acute sinusitis has not been systematically evaluated...
  31. ncbi request reprint Can an herbal preparation of echinacea, propolis, and vitamin C reduce respiratory illnesses in children?
    Shilpa Sangvai
    General Academic Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:222-4. 2004
  32. ncbi request reprint Time to get on the potty: Are constipation and stool toileting refusal causing delayed toilet training?
    Nader Shaikh
    J Pediatr 145:12-3. 2004