S LaFranchi

Summary

Affiliation: Oregon Health and Science University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint How should we be treating children with congenital hypothyroidism?
    Stephen H LaFranchi
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 20:559-78. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Congenital hypothyroidism: etiologies, diagnosis, and management
    S LaFranchi
    Department of Pediatrics, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland 97201, USA
    Thyroid 9:735-40. 1999
  3. doi request reprint Newborn screening strategies for congenital hypothyroidism: an update
    Stephen H LaFranchi
    Department of Pediatrics CDRCP, Division of Endocrinology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97219, USA
    J Inherit Metab Dis 33:S225-33. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Thyroid hormone in hypopituitarism, Graves' disease, congenital hypothyroidism, and maternal thyroid disease during pregnancy
    Stephen LaFranchi
    Department of Pediatrics CDRCP, Division of Endocrinology, Oregon Health and Science University, 707 SW Gaines Street, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Growth Horm IGF Res 16:S20-4. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Follow-up of newborns with elevated screening T4 concentrations
    Stephen H LaFranchi
    Department of Pediatrics, Oregon Health and Science University, Pediatric Endocrinology, Legacy Emanuel Children s Hospital, and Oregon State Public Health Laboratory, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Pediatr 143:296-301. 2003
  6. doi request reprint Approach to the diagnosis and treatment of neonatal hypothyroidism
    Stephen H LaFranchi
    Department of Pediatrics, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:2959-67. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Pediatric thyroid testing issues
    Mark D DeBoer
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, University of Virginia, VA, USA
    Pediatr Endocrinol Rev 5:570-7. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Fetal and neonatal thyroid function: review and summary of significant new findings
    Jennifer Raymond
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes 17:1-7. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Initial treatment dose of L-thyroxine in congenital hypothyroidism
    Karin A Selva
    Department of Pediatrics, Oregon Health and Sciences University, Oregon State Public Health Laboratories, and Northwest Kaiser Permanente, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Pediatr 141:786-92. 2002
  10. pmc Congenital hypothyroidism
    Maynika V Rastogi
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, Oregon Health and Science University, 707 SW Gaines Street, Portland, OR, USA
    Orphanet J Rare Dis 5:17. 2010

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint How should we be treating children with congenital hypothyroidism?
    Stephen H LaFranchi
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 20:559-78. 2007
    ..Infants require more frequent laboratory monitoring, every 1-2 months in the first 6 months and every 3-4 months until age 3 years, as the developing brain has a critical dependence on thyroid hormone in the first 2-3 years of life...
  2. ncbi request reprint Congenital hypothyroidism: etiologies, diagnosis, and management
    S LaFranchi
    Department of Pediatrics, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland 97201, USA
    Thyroid 9:735-40. 1999
    ..Serum T4 (or free T4) and TSH should be monitored every 1-2 months in the first year of life and every 2-3 months in the second and third years...
  3. doi request reprint Newborn screening strategies for congenital hypothyroidism: an update
    Stephen H LaFranchi
    Department of Pediatrics CDRCP, Division of Endocrinology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97219, USA
    J Inherit Metab Dis 33:S225-33. 2010
    ..Lastly, a lower TSH cutoff appears to be one of the explanations for the recently described increased incidence of CH...
  4. ncbi request reprint Thyroid hormone in hypopituitarism, Graves' disease, congenital hypothyroidism, and maternal thyroid disease during pregnancy
    Stephen LaFranchi
    Department of Pediatrics CDRCP, Division of Endocrinology, Oregon Health and Science University, 707 SW Gaines Street, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Growth Horm IGF Res 16:S20-4. 2006
    ..This alteration must be taken into account when diagnosing or treating maternal thyroid disorders during pregnancy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Follow-up of newborns with elevated screening T4 concentrations
    Stephen H LaFranchi
    Department of Pediatrics, Oregon Health and Science University, Pediatric Endocrinology, Legacy Emanuel Children s Hospital, and Oregon State Public Health Laboratory, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Pediatr 143:296-301. 2003
    ..To determine the type and incidence of hyperthyroxinemic disorders detected by follow-up of infants with elevated screening total T4 (TT4) values...
  6. doi request reprint Approach to the diagnosis and treatment of neonatal hypothyroidism
    Stephen H LaFranchi
    Department of Pediatrics, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:2959-67. 2011
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Pediatric thyroid testing issues
    Mark D DeBoer
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, University of Virginia, VA, USA
    Pediatr Endocrinol Rev 5:570-7. 2007
    ..Additionally, heterophile and anti-T4 or anti-TSH antibodies can interfere with accurate T4 or TSH measurement...
  8. doi request reprint Fetal and neonatal thyroid function: review and summary of significant new findings
    Jennifer Raymond
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes 17:1-7. 2010
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Initial treatment dose of L-thyroxine in congenital hypothyroidism
    Karin A Selva
    Department of Pediatrics, Oregon Health and Sciences University, Oregon State Public Health Laboratories, and Northwest Kaiser Permanente, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Pediatr 141:786-92. 2002
    ....
  10. pmc Congenital hypothyroidism
    Maynika V Rastogi
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, Oregon Health and Science University, 707 SW Gaines Street, Portland, OR, USA
    Orphanet J Rare Dis 5:17. 2010
    ..Studies show that a lower neurocognitive outcome may occur in those infants started at a later age (> 30 days of age), on lower l-thyroxine doses than currently recommended, and in those infants with more severe hypothyroidism...
  11. ncbi request reprint Is thyroid inadequacy during gestation a risk factor for adverse pregnancy and developmental outcomes?
    Stephen H LaFranchi
    Department of Pediatrics, Oregon Health and Sciences University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Thyroid 15:60-71. 2005
    ..Published data consistently document a relationship between maternal thyroid deficiency during pregnancy and problems with neuropsychological development of the offspring...
  12. ncbi request reprint Adolescent thyroid disorders
    Cheryl E Hanna
    Department of Pediatrics, Doernbecher Children s Hospital, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, 97201, USA
    Adolesc Med 13:13-35, v. 2002
    ..Physicians treating the adolescent population have to be aware of the various thyroid problems that their patients can face...
  13. ncbi request reprint Androgen replacement in adolescents and young women with hypopituitarism
    Marie Bilger
    Department of Pediatrics, Doernbecher Children s Hospital, Oregon Health and Sciences University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 18:355-62. 2005
    ..Further studies over longer periods in larger groups of patients are necessary to better evaluate the effects of DHEA replacement on BMD, muscle strength and body composition...