Emilie K Johnson
Affiliation: Harvard University
- Use of buccal mucosa grafts for urethral reconstruction in children: a retrospective cohort studyEmilie K Johnson
Department of Urology, Boston Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
BMC Urol 14:46. 2014..The use of buccal mucosa grafts (BMG) for urethral reconstruction has increased in popularity over the last several decades. Our aim was to describe our institutional experience with and outcomes after BMG urethroplasty...
- Use of the i2b2 research query tool to conduct a matched case-control clinical research study: advantages, disadvantages and methodological considerationsEmilie K Johnson
Department of Urology, Boston Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, HU 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA
BMC Med Res Methodol 14:16. 2014..Our objective was to describe the respective roles of the i2b2 research query tool and the electronic medical record (EMR) in conducting a case-controlled clinical study at our institution...
- Risk factors for urolithiasis in gastrostomy tube fed children: a case-control studyEmilie K Johnson
Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
Pediatrics 132:e167-74. 2013..We aimed to determine clinical differences between G-tube fed (GTF) patients with and without stones, in hopes of identifying modifiable factors associated with increased risk of urolithiasis...
- Spontaneous resolution of isolated congenital megacystis: the incredible shrinking bladderEmilie K Johnson
Department of Urology, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
J Pediatr Urol 9:e46-50. 2013..We report a case of isolated congenital megacystis that resolved over the first year of life with observation alone. Considerations for the evaluation and management of this rare entity are discussed...
- Prospective tracking of pediatric urology consults: knowing is half the battleEmilie K Johnson
Department of Urology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
J Urol 187:1844-9. 2012..However, little is known about nonscheduled work (eg consultation requests). We describe the unplanned clinical activity of pediatric urologists at a high volume academic medical center...
- Are stone protocol computed tomography scans mandatory for children with suspected urinary calculi?Emilie K Johnson
Department of Urology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5330, USA
Urology 78:662-6. 2011..Although NCCT is routine for the evaluation of adult patients with suspected urolithiasis, its routine use in the pediatric population is tempered by concern about radiation exposure...
- Practice patterns and resource utilization for infants with bladder exstrophy: a national perspectiveAnthony J Schaeffer
Department of Urology, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
J Urol 191:1381-8. 2014..We define the care patterns and first year cost for patients with bladder exstrophy at select freestanding pediatric hospitals in the United States...
- Patterns of hematuria referral to urologists: does a gender disparity exist?Emilie K Johnson
Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
Urology 72:498-502; discussion 502-3. 2008..However, little is known about the referral patterns of hematuria and whether gender differences exist...
- National trends of perioperative outcomes and costs for open, laparoscopic and robotic pediatric pyeloplastyBriony K Varda
Division of Urologic Surgery, and Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Urology, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
J Urol 191:1090-5. 2014..We performed a population based study comparing trends in perioperative outcomes and costs for open, laparoscopic and robotic pediatric pyeloplasty. Specific billing items contributing to cost were also investigated...