Daniel J Merenstein

Summary

Affiliation: Georgetown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Grassroots campaign trail methods to recruit for clinical trials: recruitment lessons learned from trail to trial
    Megan Murphy
    Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Clin Med Insights Pediatr 5:1-7. 2011
  2. pmc Colonization by Candida species of the oral and vaginal mucosa in HIV-infected and noninfected women
    Daniel Merenstein
    Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 29:30-4. 2013
  3. pmc An investigation of the possible interaction between the use of Vitamin C and highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) adherence and effectiveness in treated HIV+ women
    Daniel Merenstein
    Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, United States
    Complement Ther Med 20:222-7. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The association of mode of delivery and common childhood illnesses
    Daniel J Merenstein
    Georgetown University, School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 50:1024-30. 2011
  5. pmc Relationship between complementary/alternative treatment use and illicit drug use among a cohort of women with, or at risk for, HIV infection
    Daniel J Merenstein
    Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 16:989-93. 2010
  6. pmc Use of a fermented dairy probiotic drink containing Lactobacillus casei (DN-114 001) to decrease the rate of illness in kids: the DRINK study. A patient-oriented, double-blind, cluster-randomized, placebo-controlled, clinical trial
    D Merenstein
    Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 64:669-77. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint An assessment of the shared-decision model in parents of children with acute otitis media
    Dan Merenstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 116:1267-75. 2005
  8. doi request reprint The study to investigate the potential benefits of probiotics in yogurt, a patient-oriented, double-blind, cluster-randomised, placebo-controlled, clinical trial
    D J Merenstein
    Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 64:685-91. 2010
  9. doi request reprint A randomized clinical trial measuring the influence of kefir on antibiotic-associated diarrhea: the measuring the influence of Kefir (MILK) Study
    Daniel J Merenstein
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Department of Family Medicine, 417 Kober Cogan Hall, 3800 Reservoir Rd NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:750-4. 2009
  10. pmc Association of child care burden and household composition with adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy in the Women's Interagency HIV Study
    Daniel Merenstein
    Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, 417 Kober Cogan Hall, 3800 Reservoir Road, NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:289-96. 2009

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Grassroots campaign trail methods to recruit for clinical trials: recruitment lessons learned from trail to trial
    Megan Murphy
    Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Clin Med Insights Pediatr 5:1-7. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to explain a new method for recruiting in clinical trials based on lessons learned from grassroots political campaigning...
  2. pmc Colonization by Candida species of the oral and vaginal mucosa in HIV-infected and noninfected women
    Daniel Merenstein
    Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 29:30-4. 2013
    ..These data indicate that Candida species remain an important component of the microbial community in both populations...
  3. pmc An investigation of the possible interaction between the use of Vitamin C and highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) adherence and effectiveness in treated HIV+ women
    Daniel Merenstein
    Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, United States
    Complement Ther Med 20:222-7. 2012
    ..Women served as their own controls, comparing periods of Vitamin C usage with periods of non-usage...
  4. doi request reprint The association of mode of delivery and common childhood illnesses
    Daniel J Merenstein
    Georgetown University, School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 50:1024-30. 2011
    ..Mode of delivery appears to have some lasting effect on child health 3 to 6 years after birth, specifically respiratory health. Further research is imperative to elucidate the causative effect of mode of delivery on child health...
  5. pmc Relationship between complementary/alternative treatment use and illicit drug use among a cohort of women with, or at risk for, HIV infection
    Daniel J Merenstein
    Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 16:989-93. 2010
    ..Based on previous research, it was hypothesized that CAM use may decrease substance use...
  6. pmc Use of a fermented dairy probiotic drink containing Lactobacillus casei (DN-114 001) to decrease the rate of illness in kids: the DRINK study. A patient-oriented, double-blind, cluster-randomized, placebo-controlled, clinical trial
    D Merenstein
    Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 64:669-77. 2010
    ..To evaluate whether a fermented dairy drink containing the probiotic strain Lactobacillus casei DN-114 001 could reduce the incidence of common infectious diseases (CIDs) and the change of behavior because of illness in children...
  7. ncbi request reprint An assessment of the shared-decision model in parents of children with acute otitis media
    Dan Merenstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 116:1267-75. 2005
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  8. doi request reprint The study to investigate the potential benefits of probiotics in yogurt, a patient-oriented, double-blind, cluster-randomised, placebo-controlled, clinical trial
    D J Merenstein
    Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 64:685-91. 2010
    ..Probiotic functional foods are widely advertised to consumers primarily based on probiotic supplements...
  9. doi request reprint A randomized clinical trial measuring the influence of kefir on antibiotic-associated diarrhea: the measuring the influence of Kefir (MILK) Study
    Daniel J Merenstein
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Department of Family Medicine, 417 Kober Cogan Hall, 3800 Reservoir Rd NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:750-4. 2009
    ..Probiotics have shown some promise in preventing AAD...
  10. pmc Association of child care burden and household composition with adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy in the Women's Interagency HIV Study
    Daniel Merenstein
    Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, 417 Kober Cogan Hall, 3800 Reservoir Road, NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:289-96. 2009
    ..Assessing patients' difficulties in caring for children and household composition are important factors to consider when addressing adherence to HAART...
  11. pmc Association between living with children and adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy in the Women's Interagency HIV Study
    Daniel J Merenstein
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Department of Family Medicine, 417 Kober Cogan Hall, 3800 Reservoir Rd, NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e787-93. 2008
    ..The purpose of this work was to evaluate whether living with children adversely affects adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy in HIV-infected women...
  12. ncbi request reprint How well do family physicians manage skin lesions?
    Dan Merenstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Fam Pract 56:40-5. 2007
  13. ncbi request reprint The trial of infant response to diphenhydramine: the TIRED study--a randomized, controlled, patient-oriented trial
    Dan Merenstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:707-12. 2006
    ..To determine if infants aged 6 to 15 months with frequent parent-reported nighttime awakenings require reduced parental aid during a week of diphenhydramine hydrochloride treatment and 2 and 4 weeks after its discontinuation...
  14. doi request reprint Impact of eating probiotic yogurt on colonization by Candida species of the oral and vaginal mucosa in HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected women
    Haihong Hu
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Mycopathologia 176:175-81. 2013
    ..Candidiasis in HIV/AIDS patients continues to be a public health problem. Antifungal therapies are not always effective and may result in complications, such as the development of drug-resistant strains of Candida species...
  15. pmc Genital herpes evaluation by quantitative TaqMan PCR: correlating single detection and quantity of HSV-2 DNA in cervicovaginal lavage fluids with cross-sectional and longitudinal clinical data
    Bulbulgul Aumakhan
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Virol J 7:328. 2010
    ....
  16. pmc The impact of kidney function at highly active antiretroviral therapy initiation on mortality in HIV-infected women
    Michelle M Estrella
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:217-20. 2010
    ..We re-examined this association in the later HAART period to determine whether chronic kidney disease remains a predictor of death after HAART initiation...
  17. doi request reprint Short-term, daily intake of yogurt containing Bifidobacterium animalis ssp. lactis Bf-6 (LMG 24384) does not affect colonic transit time in women
    Daniel J Merenstein
    Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, 240 Building D, 4000 Reservoir Road NW, Washington, DC 20007 2145, USA
    Br J Nutr 111:279-86. 2014
    ..Further trials should be conducted in populations with underlying problems associated with disordered transit to determine the potential value of probiotic supplementation more accurately. ..
  18. pmc Clinical reactivations of herpes simplex virus type 2 infection and human immunodeficiency virus disease progression markers
    Bulbulgul Aumakhan
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e9973. 2010
    ..The natural history of HSV-2 infection and role of HSV-2 reactivations in HIV disease progression are unclear...