Christopher P Duggan

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Predictors of stunting, wasting and underweight among Tanzanian children born to HIV-infected women
    C M McDonald
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 66:1265-76. 2012
  2. pmc Multiple micronutrient supplementation in Tanzanian infants born to HIV-infected mothers: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial
    Christopher Duggan
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:1437-46. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Glutamine supplementation in infants with gastrointestinal disease: a randomized, placebo-controlled pilot trial
    Christopher Duggan
    Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Nutrition 20:752-6. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Scientific rationale for a change in the composition of oral rehydration solution
    Christopher Duggan
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    JAMA 291:2628-31. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Growth and nutritional status in infants with short-bowel syndrome after the serial transverse enteroplasty procedure
    Christopher Duggan
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 4:1237-41. 2006
  6. pmc Stunting and wasting are associated with poorer psychomotor and mental development in HIV-exposed Tanzanian infants
    Christine M McDonald
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Nutr 143:204-14. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Serial transverse enteroplasty is associated with successful short-term outcomes in infants with short bowel syndrome
    Patrick J Javid
    Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 40:1019-23; discussion 1023-4. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Safety and efficacy of a fish-oil-based fat emulsion in the treatment of parenteral nutrition-associated liver disease
    Kathleen M Gura
    Department of Pharmacy, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e678-86. 2008
  9. pmc Nutritional practices and their relationship to clinical outcomes in critically ill children--an international multicenter cohort study*
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Pain and Perioperative Medicine at Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 40:2204-11. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of enteral nutrition in the reversal of parenteral nutrition-associated liver dysfunction in infants
    Patrick J Javid
    Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 40:1015-8. 2005

Research Grants

  1. A Trial of Zinc and Micronutrients in Tanzanian Children
    Christopher Duggan; Fiscal Year: 2006
  2. A Trial of Zinc and Micronutrients in Tanzanian Children
    Christopher Duggan; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. A Trial of Zinc and Micronutrients in Tanzanian Children
    Christopher Duggan; Fiscal Year: 2009
  4. A Trial of Zinc and Micronutrients in Tanzanian Children
    Christopher P Duggan; Fiscal Year: 2010

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Publications54

  1. pmc Predictors of stunting, wasting and underweight among Tanzanian children born to HIV-infected women
    C M McDonald
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 66:1265-76. 2012
    ....
  2. pmc Multiple micronutrient supplementation in Tanzanian infants born to HIV-infected mothers: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial
    Christopher Duggan
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:1437-46. 2012
    ..Multiple micronutrients (vitamin B complex and vitamins C and E) were effective at reducing infectious disease morbidity, HIV disease progression, and poor pregnancy outcomes in HIV-infected women...
  3. ncbi request reprint Glutamine supplementation in infants with gastrointestinal disease: a randomized, placebo-controlled pilot trial
    Christopher Duggan
    Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Nutrition 20:752-6. 2004
    ..We evaluated the effects of enteral supplementation with Gln in infants undergoing surgery for congenital or acquired gastrointestinal disease...
  4. ncbi request reprint Scientific rationale for a change in the composition of oral rehydration solution
    Christopher Duggan
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    JAMA 291:2628-31. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Growth and nutritional status in infants with short-bowel syndrome after the serial transverse enteroplasty procedure
    Christopher Duggan
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 4:1237-41. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the long-term nutritional outcomes of 4 patients with short bowel syndrome (SBS) who underwent a newly described bowel-lengthening procedure, the serial transverse enteroplasty (STEP) procedure...
  6. pmc Stunting and wasting are associated with poorer psychomotor and mental development in HIV-exposed Tanzanian infants
    Christine M McDonald
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Nutr 143:204-14. 2013
    ..Strategies to lower mother-to-child transmission of HIV, prevent preterm birth, and enhance child growth could contribute to improved child psychomotor and mental development...
  7. ncbi request reprint Serial transverse enteroplasty is associated with successful short-term outcomes in infants with short bowel syndrome
    Patrick J Javid
    Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 40:1019-23; discussion 1023-4. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to review short-term surgical and nutritional outcomes in the first cohort of infants to undergo the STEP procedure at our institution...
  8. doi request reprint Safety and efficacy of a fish-oil-based fat emulsion in the treatment of parenteral nutrition-associated liver disease
    Kathleen M Gura
    Department of Pharmacy, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e678-86. 2008
    ..Parenteral nutrition-associated liver disease can be a progressive and fatal entity in children with short-bowel syndrome. Soybean-fat emulsions provided as part of standard parenteral nutrition may contribute to its pathophysiology...
  9. pmc Nutritional practices and their relationship to clinical outcomes in critically ill children--an international multicenter cohort study*
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Pain and Perioperative Medicine at Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 40:2204-11. 2012
    ..To examine factors influencing the adequacy of energy and protein intake in the pediatric intensive care unit and to describe their relationship to clinical outcomes in mechanically ventilated children...
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of enteral nutrition in the reversal of parenteral nutrition-associated liver dysfunction in infants
    Patrick J Javid
    Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 40:1015-8. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to assess whether increasing provisions of enteral nutrition can improve PN-associated hyperbilirubinemia over time...
  11. pmc Weekly measurements accurately represent trends in resting energy expenditure in children undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Debora Duro
    Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 32:427-32. 2008
    ..The goal of this study was to determine if weekly REE measurements could accurately represent changes in REE in the peritransplant period compared with a more frequent standard of daily measurements...
  12. pmc Improved survival in a multidisciplinary short bowel syndrome program
    Biren P Modi
    Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation CAIR, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 43:20-4. 2008
    ..In 1999, we initiated a multidisciplinary pediatric intestinal rehabilitation program. The purpose of this study was to determine if the multidisciplinary approach was associated with improved survival in this patient population...
  13. ncbi request reprint Reversal of parenteral nutrition-associated liver disease in two infants with short bowel syndrome using parenteral fish oil: implications for future management
    Kathleen M Gura
    Department of Pharmacy, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e197-201. 2006
    ..A randomized, controlled trial is necessary to study the efficacy of this new approach to parenteral nutrition-associated liver disease...
  14. pmc Novel intravenous (13)C-methionine breath test as a measure of liver function in children with short bowel syndrome
    Debora Duro
    Harvard Medical School, Children s Hospital Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 44:236-40; discussion 240. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that the (13)C-methionine breath test ((13)C-MBT) could be a safe, noninvasive, and valid measure of hepatic mitochondrial function in children with SBS and PNALD...
  15. pmc Patterns and predictors of CD4 T-cell counts among children born to HIV-infected women in Tanzania
    Roland Kupka
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Trop Pediatr 55:290-6. 2009
    ..5 g/dl among HIV-uninfected children. The maternal and child predictors described may serve as intervention targets among HIV-exposed children...
  16. pmc Cumulative energy imbalance in the pediatric intensive care unit: role of targeted indirect calorimetry
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Divisions of Critical Care Medicine and Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 33:336-44. 2009
    ..Failure to accurately estimate energy requirements may result in underfeeding or overfeeding. In this study, a dedicated multidisciplinary nutrition team measured energy expenditure in critically ill children...
  17. doi request reprint Overview of pediatric short bowel syndrome
    Debora Duro
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition and Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation at Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 47:S33-6. 2008
    ..Intestinal transplantation is an emerging treatment that may be considered when intestinal failure is irreversible and children are experiencing serious complications related to TPN administration...
  18. pmc Multiple micronutrient deficiencies in a child with short bowel syndrome and normal somatic growth
    Debora Duro
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 46:461-4. 2008
  19. pmc Patterns of postnatal growth in HIV-infected and HIV-exposed children
    Sheila Isanaka
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Nutr Rev 67:343-59. 2009
    ..Timely growth monitoring may be used to improve the clinical course and quality of life of these children...
  20. ncbi request reprint Predictors of bone mineral density in human immunodeficiency virus-1 infected children
    Denise L Jacobson
    Department of Public Health and Family Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 41:339-46. 2005
    ..To compare bone mineral density (BMD) among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected children with population norms and to determine predictors of BMD in HIV-infected children...
  21. ncbi request reprint Protective nutrients and functional foods for the gastrointestinal tract
    Christopher Duggan
    Combined Program in Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital Boston, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Division of Nutrition, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 75:789-808. 2002
    ..Regulatory changes in the way in which health claims can be made for dietary supplements should also be encouraged...
  22. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of a clinical practice guideline for parenteral nutrition: a 5-year follow-up study in a pediatric teaching hospital
    Christopher Duggan
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 26:377-81. 2002
    ..To determine the effectiveness of a clinical practice guideline (CPG) on the use of parenteral nutrition (PN) at a tertiary care pediatric hospital...
  23. doi request reprint Relationship between biopsy-proven parenteralnutrition-associated liver fibrosis and biochemical cholestasis in children with short bowel syndrome
    Shimae C Fitzgibbons
    Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 45:95-9; discussion 99. 2010
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Changes in resting energy expenditure among children undergoing allogeneic stem cell transplantation
    Christopher Duggan
    Clinical Nutrition Service, Division of GI Nutrition, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 78:104-9. 2003
    ..The energy and nutrient needs of these patients have not been well studied...
  25. pmc Macronutrient supplementation and food prices in HIV treatment
    Kevin A Sztam
    Children s Hospital Boston, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Nutr 140:213S-23S. 2010
    ..HIV treatment programs may struggle to meet the needs of patients with potential increased rates of malnutrition and food insecurity in the setting of high food prices...
  26. doi request reprint Challenges to optimal enteral nutrition in a multidisciplinary pediatric intensive care unit
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Division of Critical Care, Department of Anesthesia, Department of Nursing, Division of Gastroenterology, and Nutrition and Clinical Research Program, Biostatistics Core, at Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 34:38-45. 2010
    ..Clinical characteristics, time to reach caloric goal, and parenteral nutrition (PN) use were compared between patients with and without avoidable interruptions to EN...
  27. pmc Parenteral fish oil improves outcomes in patients with parenteral nutrition-associated liver injury
    Mark Puder
    Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Surg 250:395-402. 2009
    ..The objective was to determine the safety and efficacy of a fish oil-based intravenous lipid emulsion (ILE) in the treatment of parenteral nutrition-associated liver disease (PNALD)...
  28. pmc High diagnostic yield of gastrointestinal endoscopy in children with intestinal failure
    Y Avery Ching
    Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 43:906-10. 2008
    ..The use of endoscopic assessment of these symptoms has not been previously reported. This report evaluates the diagnostic yield of GI endoscopy in the setting of IF...
  29. ncbi request reprint Use of a fish oil-based lipid emulsion to treat essential fatty acid deficiency in a soy allergic patient receiving parenteral nutrition
    Kathleen M Gura
    Department of Pharmacy, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Nutr 24:839-47. 2005
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Persistent alanine aminotransferase elevations in children with parenteral nutrition-associated liver disease
    Chi Fu Jeffrey Yang
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 44:1084-7; discussion 1087-8. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to longitudinally assess serum alanine aminotransferase (ALT), a marker for hepatocyte injury, in enterally fed children with PNALD...
  31. doi request reprint Severe weight loss and hypermetabolic paroxysmal dysautonomia following hypoxic ischemic brain injury: the role of indirect calorimetry in the intensive care unit
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Division of Critical Care Medicine Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 32:281-4. 2008
    ..In hospitalized patients with metabolic fluctuations, accurate measurement of energy requirements by indirect calorimetry allows serial monitoring of energy balance and may guide nutrition intake to prevent cumulative energy deficits...
  32. pmc Risk factors for intestinal failure in infants with necrotizing enterocolitis: a Glaser Pediatric Research Network study
    Debora Duro
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr 157:203-208.e1. 2010
    ..To determine risk factors for intestinal failure (IF) in infants undergoing surgery for necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Update on micronutrients: iron and zinc
    Emily Oken
    Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 14:350-3. 2002
    ..Although breakthroughs in micronutrient research have generally come from populations in developing countries, children in industrialized countries also benefit from increasing knowledge about nutritional requirements and interventions...
  34. ncbi request reprint Growth and correlates of nutritional status among infants with hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS) after stage 1 Norwood procedure
    Deanne K Kelleher
    Division of GI Nutrition, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Nutrition 22:237-44. 2006
    ..Protein-energy malnutrition is common among infants with congenital heart disease. We hypothesized that infants with hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS) are at risk for malnutrition...
  35. doi request reprint Nutritional deficiencies during critical illness
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesia, Bader 634, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 56:1143-60. 2009
    ....
  36. pmc Resting energy expenditure after Fontan surgery in children with single-ventricle heart defects
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Division of Critical Care Medicine Anesthesia, Department of Anesthesiology, Pain and Perioperative Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Bader 634, MSICU Office, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 36:685-92. 2012
    ..Data on resting energy expenditure (REE) and oxygen consumption (VO(2)) after pediatric cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) will facilitate optimal nutrient prescription...
  37. pmc The effect of insulin infusion upon protein metabolism in neonates on extracorporeal life support
    Michael S D Agus
    Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Surg 244:536-44. 2006
    ..This study sought to determine if the administration of the anabolic hormone insulin improved net protein balance in neonates on ECLS...
  38. ncbi request reprint Oligofructose-supplemented infant cereal: 2 randomized, blinded, community-based trials in Peruvian infants
    Christopher Duggan
    Children s Hospital, Boston, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 77:937-42. 2003
    ..Prebiotics are nondigestible food ingredients that stimulate the growth of Bifidobacterium and other bacteria in the gastrointestinal tract. Improved gastrointestinal and other health effects have been attributed to them...
  39. ncbi request reprint A multiagent strategy to decrease regimen-related toxicity in children undergoing allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Ian Thornley
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 10:635-44. 2004
    ..The decreased RRT observed in comparison to historical controls suggests that combination approaches deserve exploration as a means of reducing the morbidity of HSCT...
  40. pmc Long-term nutritional and clinical outcomes after serial transverse enteroplasty at a single institution
    Y Avery Ching
    Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 44:939-43. 2009
    ..Our aim was to assess clinical and nutritional outcomes after the STEP procedure...
  41. pmc Relationship between serum citrulline levels and progression to parenteral nutrition independence in children with short bowel syndrome
    Shimae Fitzgibbons
    Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 44:928-32. 2009
    ..Plasma citrulline (CIT) levels have been proposed as surrogate markers for bowel length and function. We sought to evaluate the relationship between CIT and parenteral nutrition (PN) independence in children with SBS...
  42. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors in the resumption of oral dietary intake after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) in children
    Lori J Bechard
    Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 31:295-301. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to identify demographic, clinical, and nutrition factors associated with the resumption of oral dietary intake following HSCT...
  43. pmc Serial transverse enteroplasty for management of refractory D-lactic acidosis in short-bowel syndrome
    Biren P Modi
    Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 43:395-7. 2006
  44. pmc First report of the international serial transverse enteroplasty data registry: indications, efficacy, and complications
    Biren P Modi
    Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 204:365-71. 2007
    ..This report describes patient characteristics, operative parameters, and early results of STEP in the first 38 patients enrolled in the International STEP Data Registry...
  45. doi request reprint Efficacy of ethanol locks in reducing central venous catheter infections in pediatric patients with intestinal failure
    Brian A Jones
    Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation CAIR, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 45:1287-93. 2010
    ..We sought to determine whether a regimen of 70% ethanol locks could reduce the rate of central venous catheter (CVC) infections in parenteral nutrition-dependent children with intestinal failure...
  46. ncbi request reprint Serial transverse enteroplasty for short bowel syndrome: a case report
    Heung Bae Kim
    Department of Pediatric Surgery and Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 38:881-5. 2003
    ..The STEP procedure should be considered a surgical option for children with short bowel syndrome...
  47. ncbi request reprint Plasma zinc concentrations are depressed during the acute phase response in children with falciparum malaria
    Christopher Duggan
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Nutr 135:802-7. 2005
    ..In children whose age, diet, and/or nutritional status place them at risk of zinc deficiency, those with low plasma zinc levels should be supplemented with oral zinc and followed for clinical and/or biochemical response...
  48. ncbi request reprint Update on pediatric nutrition: breastfeeding, infant nutrition, and growth
    Jill Fulhan
    Clinical Nutrition Service, Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 15:323-32. 2003
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Nutrition for the pediatric office: update on vitamins, infant feeding and food allergies
    Sharon Collier
    Clinical Nutrition Service, Division of GI Nutrition, Children s Hospital, Boston, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 16:314-20. 2004
    ..In 2003, several important papers were published in the field of clinical nutrition that are reviewed...
  50. ncbi request reprint Managing acute gastroenteritis among children: oral rehydration, maintenance, and nutritional therapy
    Caleb K King
    University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 52:1-16. 2003
    ..In the United States, adoption of these updated recommendations could substantially reduce medical costs and childhood hospitalizations and deaths caused by diarrhea...
  51. pmc Changes in macronutrient intake among HIV-infected children between 1995 and 2004
    Tanvi S Sharma
    Divisions of Infectious Diseases and Gastroenterology, Golisano Children s Hospital at Strong, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:384-91. 2008
    ..Nutritional concerns in HIV-infected children have evolved, from wasting to obesity and insulin resistance. However, little is known about the diet of these children during this evolution...
  52. ncbi request reprint A new formulation of ORS for children is warranted
    Christopher Duggan
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 34:251-2. 2002
  53. ncbi request reprint Impact of permethrin-treated bed nets on growth, nutritional status, and body composition of primary school children in western Kenya
    Jennifer F Friedman
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:78-85. 2003
    ..2%; P = 0.04). This may be consequent to reduced exposure to malaria with subsequent reduced elaboration of pro-inflammatory cytokines known to promote muscle wasting...
  54. doi request reprint Gastrointestinal and nutritional complications of human immunodeficiency virus infection
    Tracie L Miller
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Clinical Research, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 47:247-53. 2008

Research Grants5

  1. A Trial of Zinc and Micronutrients in Tanzanian Children
    Christopher Duggan; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..As experts in the fields of nutrition, pediatrics, epidemiology and maternal and child health, our team is committed to further evaluating the possible role of micronutrients in improving child health. ..
  2. A Trial of Zinc and Micronutrients in Tanzanian Children
    Christopher Duggan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..As experts in the fields of nutrition, pediatrics, epidemiology and maternal and child health, our team is committed to further evaluating the possible role of micronutrients in improving child health. ..
  3. A Trial of Zinc and Micronutrients in Tanzanian Children
    Christopher Duggan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..As experts in the fields of nutrition, pediatrics, epidemiology and maternal and child health, our team is committed to further evaluating the possible role of micronutrients in improving child health. ..
  4. A Trial of Zinc and Micronutrients in Tanzanian Children
    Christopher P Duggan; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..As experts in the fields of nutrition, pediatrics, epidemiology and maternal and child health, our team is committed to further evaluating the possible role of micronutrients in improving child health. ..