C D Thornburg

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Differences in health-related quality of life in children with sickle cell disease receiving hydroxyurea
    Courtney D Thornburg
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 33:251-4. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Thrombophilia screening in asymptomatic children
    Courtney D Thornburg
    Duke Hemostasis and Thrombosis Center, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, USA
    Thromb Res 121:597-604. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Association between thrombosis and bloodstream infection in neonates with peripherally inserted catheters
    Courtney D Thornburg
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Thromb Res 122:782-5. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Physicians' perceptions of adherence to prophylactic clotting factor infusions
    C D Thornburg
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Haemophilia 14:25-9. 2008
  5. pmc Adherence to study medication and visits: data from the BABY HUG trial
    Courtney D Thornburg
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 54:260-4. 2010
  6. doi request reprint A pilot study of hydroxyurea to prevent chronic organ damage in young children with sickle cell anemia
    Courtney D Thornburg
    Duke Pediatric Sickle Cell Program and Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 52:609-15. 2009
  7. pmc Is an increased dwell time of a peripherally inserted catheter associated with an increased risk of bloodstream infection in infants?
    P Brian Smith
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:749-53. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Adherence to hydroxyurea therapy in children with sickle cell anemia
    Courtney D Thornburg
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Pediatr 156:415-9. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Partial splenectomy for children with congenital hemolytic anemia and massive splenomegaly
    Diana L Diesen
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 43:466-72. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Thoracic neural crest tumors in Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome
    Courtney D Thornburg
    Department of Pediatrics Division of Hematology Oncology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Med Pediatr Oncol 41:468-9. 2003

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Differences in health-related quality of life in children with sickle cell disease receiving hydroxyurea
    Courtney D Thornburg
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 33:251-4. 2011
    ..Ultimately, this may aid in decreasing the barriers to the use of hydroxyurea...
  2. ncbi request reprint Thrombophilia screening in asymptomatic children
    Courtney D Thornburg
    Duke Hemostasis and Thrombosis Center, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, USA
    Thromb Res 121:597-604. 2008
    ..This article reviews the risks and benefits of thrombophilia testing in this unique population. The article also reviews an approach to testing including a step-wise evaluation and involvement of a genetic counselor...
  3. ncbi request reprint Association between thrombosis and bloodstream infection in neonates with peripherally inserted catheters
    Courtney D Thornburg
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Thromb Res 122:782-5. 2008
    ..The primary objective of this study was to determine the association between catheter associated blood stream infection (CABSI) and catheter-related thrombosis in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit...
  4. ncbi request reprint Physicians' perceptions of adherence to prophylactic clotting factor infusions
    C D Thornburg
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Haemophilia 14:25-9. 2008
    ..In fact, 30% decided not to prescribe prophylaxis for individual patients within the last year secondary to concerns about non-adherence. Strategies should be developed to improve the implementation of prophylaxis...
  5. pmc Adherence to study medication and visits: data from the BABY HUG trial
    Courtney D Thornburg
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 54:260-4. 2010
    ..These data are important for assessing impact of adherence on BABY HUG trial outcome and defining impact of SES on adherence...
  6. doi request reprint A pilot study of hydroxyurea to prevent chronic organ damage in young children with sickle cell anemia
    Courtney D Thornburg
    Duke Pediatric Sickle Cell Program and Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 52:609-15. 2009
    ..Hydroxyurea improves laboratory parameters and prevents acute clinical complications of sickle cell anemia (SCA) in children and adults, but its effects on organ function remain incompletely defined...
  7. pmc Is an increased dwell time of a peripherally inserted catheter associated with an increased risk of bloodstream infection in infants?
    P Brian Smith
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:749-53. 2008
    ..To estimate the risk of bloodstream infection associated with catheter dwell time in infants...
  8. doi request reprint Adherence to hydroxyurea therapy in children with sickle cell anemia
    Courtney D Thornburg
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Pediatr 156:415-9. 2010
    ..To assess adherence to hydroxyurea therapy in children with sickle cell anemia (SCA), evaluate the association between adherence and hematologic profile, and identify barriers and facilitators of adherence...
  9. doi request reprint Partial splenectomy for children with congenital hemolytic anemia and massive splenomegaly
    Diana L Diesen
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 43:466-72. 2008
    ..Partial splenectomy is a safe, effective, and technically feasible option for children with various CHAs, even in the setting of massive splenomegaly...
  10. ncbi request reprint Thoracic neural crest tumors in Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome
    Courtney D Thornburg
    Department of Pediatrics Division of Hematology Oncology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Med Pediatr Oncol 41:468-9. 2003