Tom V Adamkiewicz

Summary

Affiliation: Morehouse School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Genetic polymorphisms linked to susceptibility to malaria
    Adel Driss
    Department of Microbiology, Biochemistry and Immunology, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Malar J 10:271. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Unrelated cord blood transplantation in children with sickle cell disease: review of four-center experience
    Tom V Adamkiewicz
    Department of Family Medicine, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, East Point, GA 30344, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 11:641-4. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Effectiveness of the 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in children with sickle cell disease in the first decade of life
    Thomas V Adamkiewicz
    Department of Family Medicine, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 121:562-9. 2008
  4. pmc Serum ferritin level changes in children with sickle cell disease on chronic blood transfusion are nonlinear and are associated with iron load and liver injury
    Thomas V Adamkiewicz
    Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30344, USA
    Blood 114:4632-8. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Invasive pneumococcal infections in children with sickle cell disease in the era of penicillin prophylaxis, antibiotic resistance, and 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccination
    Thomas V Adamkiewicz
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, 2040 Ridgewood Drive NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Pediatr 143:438-44. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Identification of unrelated cord blood units for hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in children with sickle cell disease
    Thomas V Adamkiewicz
    Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30344, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 28:29-32. 2006

Research Grants

  1. VACCINE EFFICACY IN CHILDREN WITH SICKLE CELL DISEASE
    Thomas Adamkiewicz; Fiscal Year: 2006

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Genetic polymorphisms linked to susceptibility to malaria
    Adel Driss
    Department of Microbiology, Biochemistry and Immunology, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Malar J 10:271. 2011
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  2. ncbi request reprint Unrelated cord blood transplantation in children with sickle cell disease: review of four-center experience
    Tom V Adamkiewicz
    Department of Family Medicine, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, East Point, GA 30344, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 11:641-4. 2007
    ..Four patients (57%) developed viral infections. Engraftment, GVHD, and infection remain challenges...
  3. doi request reprint Effectiveness of the 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in children with sickle cell disease in the first decade of life
    Thomas V Adamkiewicz
    Department of Family Medicine, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 121:562-9. 2008
    ..The objective of this population-based study was to assess the effect of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine on rates of invasive pneumococcal disease among children with sickle cell disease...
  4. pmc Serum ferritin level changes in children with sickle cell disease on chronic blood transfusion are nonlinear and are associated with iron load and liver injury
    Thomas V Adamkiewicz
    Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30344, USA
    Blood 114:4632-8. 2009
    ..However, to determine accurately iron overload in patients with intermediately elevated SF levels, other methods are required. These trials are registered at www.clinicaltrials.gov as #NCT00000592 and #NCT00006182...
  5. ncbi request reprint Invasive pneumococcal infections in children with sickle cell disease in the era of penicillin prophylaxis, antibiotic resistance, and 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccination
    Thomas V Adamkiewicz
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, 2040 Ridgewood Drive NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Pediatr 143:438-44. 2003
    ..The pneumococcal-polysaccharide vaccine was 80.4% effective within 3 years after vaccination (95% CI, 39.7, 93.6). Children with sickle cell disease of all ages may benefit from PVC boosted with polysaccharide vaccination...
  6. ncbi request reprint Identification of unrelated cord blood units for hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in children with sickle cell disease
    Thomas V Adamkiewicz
    Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30344, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 28:29-32. 2006
    ..Availability of units matched at five or more of six HLA loci was more limited. Defining procedure-related risks and benefits remains a challenge...

Research Grants1

  1. VACCINE EFFICACY IN CHILDREN WITH SICKLE CELL DISEASE
    Thomas Adamkiewicz; Fiscal Year: 2006
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