Michael Shannon

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The demise of ipecac
    Michael Shannon
    Program in Medical Toxicology, Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 112:1180-1. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Severe lead poisoning in pregnancy
    Michael Shannon
    Pediatric Environmental Health Center and the Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 3:37-9. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Children's environmental health: one year in a pediatric environmental health specialty unit
    Michael Shannon
    Division of Emergency Medicine and the Program in Clinical Toxicology, Children s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 3:53-6. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Glass thermometer injuries: it is not just about the mercury
    Nadine Aprahamian
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 25:645-7. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint The serotonin syndrome
    Edward W Boyer
    Division of Medical Toxicology, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts, Worcester, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:1112-20. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of 4-methylpyrazole on ethanol neurobehavioral toxicity in CD-1 mice
    Ana Maria Páez
    Division of Emergency Medicine and the Program in Clinical Pharmacology Toxicology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 11:820-6. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of an educational Web site for educating physicians about bioterrorism
    Sarita Chung
    Children s Hospital Boston, Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 11:143-8. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Building a trauma center and system in Tuscany, Italy
    Kevin M Ban
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, One Deaconess Road, West CC2, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Intern Emerg Med 1:302-4. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint The Internet and psychoactive substance use among innovative drug users
    Edward W Boyer
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 115:302-5. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Polymorphism of the ADRB2 gene and response to inhaled beta- agonists in children with asthma: a meta-analysis
    Yaron Finkelstein
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, and Division of Emergency Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Asthma 46:900-5. 2009

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Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint The demise of ipecac
    Michael Shannon
    Program in Medical Toxicology, Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 112:1180-1. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Severe lead poisoning in pregnancy
    Michael Shannon
    Pediatric Environmental Health Center and the Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 3:37-9. 2003
    ..The scope and consequences of severe lead poisoning in pregnancy (blood lead level > or =45 microg/dL) have not been well characterized...
  3. ncbi request reprint Children's environmental health: one year in a pediatric environmental health specialty unit
    Michael Shannon
    Division of Emergency Medicine and the Program in Clinical Toxicology, Children s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 3:53-6. 2003
    ..This descriptive study profiles the children seen in one unit of this program...
  4. ncbi request reprint Glass thermometer injuries: it is not just about the mercury
    Nadine Aprahamian
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 25:645-7. 2009
    ..Once broken, however, there is the dual hazard of broken glass and exposure to mercury. Previous studies have focused only on the mercury hazard rather than injuries related to thermometer glass...
  5. ncbi request reprint The serotonin syndrome
    Edward W Boyer
    Division of Medical Toxicology, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts, Worcester, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:1112-20. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of 4-methylpyrazole on ethanol neurobehavioral toxicity in CD-1 mice
    Ana Maria Páez
    Division of Emergency Medicine and the Program in Clinical Pharmacology Toxicology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 11:820-6. 2004
    ..This was a study to determine whether ADH blockade with 4-MP prolongs ethanol neurobehavioral toxicity in a murine model...
  7. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of an educational Web site for educating physicians about bioterrorism
    Sarita Chung
    Children s Hospital Boston, Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 11:143-8. 2004
    ..To determine whether a Web-based educational intervention improves emergency physicians' knowledge about bioterrorism and to survey physicians' knowledge and sources of information on bioterrorism...
  8. ncbi request reprint Building a trauma center and system in Tuscany, Italy
    Kevin M Ban
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, One Deaconess Road, West CC2, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Intern Emerg Med 1:302-4. 2006
    ..Systems measurements will be achieved through a comprehensive quality improvement and risk management program. Ultimately, all Tuscan regional pediatric major trauma will be consolidated at the Meyer Pediatric Hospital in Florence...
  9. ncbi request reprint The Internet and psychoactive substance use among innovative drug users
    Edward W Boyer
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 115:302-5. 2005
    ..The Internet contains an extraordinary amount of information on the recreational use of psychoactive substances. We investigated the effect of the Internet on the drug-use knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors of adolescents...
  10. doi request reprint Polymorphism of the ADRB2 gene and response to inhaled beta- agonists in children with asthma: a meta-analysis
    Yaron Finkelstein
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, and Division of Emergency Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Asthma 46:900-5. 2009
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  11. doi request reprint Holiday ornament-related injuries in children
    Amir Kimia
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 25:819-22. 2009
    ..Holiday ornament injuries in children have not been well documented in the medical literature. Our aim was to investigate the patterns of injuries sustained from these ornaments as a first measure toward prevention...
  12. ncbi request reprint Bench to bedside: Pharmacogenomics, adverse drug interactions, and the cytochrome P450 system
    Rishi Sikka
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:1227-35. 2005
    ..These enzymes, CYP3A4, CYP2D6, CYP2C9, CYP2C19, CYP2E1, and CYP1A2, are reviewed with regard to their phenotypic variation in the population and the resulting clinical and therapeutic implications...
  13. ncbi request reprint Reuniting children with their families during disasters: a proposed plan for greater success
    Sarita Chung
    The Center for Biopreparedness, Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, USA
    Am J Disaster Med 2:113-7. 2007
    ..Additional advanced features of such a system will be explored. If successful, the use of such a system would address an important unmet need in pediatric emergency preparedness...
  14. ncbi request reprint Emergency care for children in pediatric and general emergency departments
    Florence T Bourgeois
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:94-102. 2007
    ..We examine the pediatric emergency department (ED) population and their clinical course in pediatric versus general EDs and identify potential factors contributing to differences in performance metrics between the 2 ED settings...
  15. ncbi request reprint Comparative analysis of zinc protoporphyrin and blood lead levels in lead-exposed Andean children
    S Allen Counter
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School The Biological Laboratories, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Clin Biochem 40:787-92. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the zinc protoporphyrin/heme ratio (ZPP/heme) as a biomarker for chronic lead (Pb) poisoning in children with a history of high Pb exposure...
  16. ncbi request reprint Transient psychosis in an immune-competent patient after oral trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole administration
    Mohsen Saidinejad
    Division of Emergency Medicine Program in Medical Toxicology, Massachusetts and Rhode Island Poison Control Center, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e739-41. 2005
    ..Central nervous system toxicity is very rare; when reported, it has been in an immune-compromised or an elderly patient...
  17. ncbi request reprint Environmental evaluation of a child with developmental disability
    Javed Hussain
    Pediatric Environmental Health Center, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 54:47-62, viii. 2007
    ..A detailed environmental history and physical examination may help clarify whether there is a plausible relationship between an environmental toxicant and a child's disability...
  18. ncbi request reprint Association of race/ethnicity with emergency department wait times
    Catherine A James
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, and Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e310-5. 2005
    ..To determine whether wait times for children treated in emergency departments (EDs) nationally are associated with patient race/ethnicity...
  19. ncbi request reprint 4-methylpyrazole decreases 1,4-butanediol toxicity by blocking its in vivo biotransformation to gamma-hydroxybutyric acid
    Lawrence S Quang
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1025:528-37. 2004
    ..In this murine model of 1,4-BD overdose, 4-MP conferred antidotal effects by inhibiting alcohol dehydrogenase-mediated biotransformation of 1,4-BD to gamma-hydroxybutyric acid...
  20. ncbi request reprint Retropharyngeal cellulitis in a 5-week-old infant
    Florence T Bourgeois
    Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 109:E51. 2002
    ..We report the case of a 5-week-old infant who had sudden irritability and was found to have retropharyngeal cellulitis caused by group B Streptococcus...
  21. ncbi request reprint Enzyme and receptor antagonists for preventing toxicity from the gamma-hydroxybutyric acid precursor 1,4-butanediol in CD-1 mice
    Lawrence S Quang
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 965:461-72. 2002
    ..However, pretreatment of CD-1 mice with NCS-382 alone produced prolonged failure of the rotarod test, an unexpected synergistic effect with 1,4-BD and presumably GHB, which has not previously been demonstrated...
  22. ncbi request reprint Management of calcium channel antagonist overdose
    Steven D Salhanick
    Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Drug Saf 26:65-79. 2003
    ..Charcoal should be given to the asymptomatic patient with a history of calcium channel antagonist overdose...
  23. ncbi request reprint Poisoning from a dietary supplement administered during hospitalization
    Edward W Boyer
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Pediatrics 109:E49. 2002
    ..We present the case of a child who received a DS on a daily basis as an outpatient, continued its use after admission to the hospital, and became poisoned by it during his hospitalization...
  24. ncbi request reprint Adult patient visits to children's hospital emergency departments
    Florence T Bourgeois
    Department of Medicine Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 111:1268-72. 2003
    ..In recent years visits by adults to CHEDs appear to have increased...
  25. ncbi request reprint Succimer (meso-2,3-dimercaptosuccinic acid (DMSA)) treatment of Andean children with environmental lead exposure
    S Allen Counter
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Biological Laboratories, Harvard University, 16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 9:164-8. 2003
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Weekly clinicopathological exercises. Case 30-2003. A 21-year-old man with sudden alteration of mental status
    David N Tancredi
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 349:1267-75. 2003
  27. ncbi request reprint Laboratory diagnosis of 1,4-BD and GHB overdose by routine urine organic acid analysis
    Lawrence S Quang
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 43:321-3. 2005
  28. ncbi request reprint Ondansetron decreases vomiting associated with acute gastroenteritis: a randomized, controlled trial
    John J Reeves
    Department of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, University Medical Center, Las Vegas, Nevada 89102, USA
    Pediatrics 109:e62. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of ondansetron for the treatment of vomiting associated with acute gastroenteritis in children...
  29. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of acute appendicitis in children using a clinical practice guideline
    Douglas S Smink
    Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 39:458-63; discussion 458-63. 2004
    ..The authors sought to determine surgical outcomes and diagnostic accuracy in the CPG period...
  30. ncbi request reprint Which drug tests in medical emergencies?
    Edward W Boyer
    Clin Chem 49:353-4. 2003

Research Grants2

  1. d-Penicillamine Chelation in lead-poisoned Children - A Phase ll/lll Trial
    Michael Shannon; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This trial may also provide a basis for examining the drug's efficacy in improving neurodevelopment outcome in children exposed to harmful amounts of lead. ..