Deepa L Sekhar

Summary

Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Adolescent anemia screening during ambulatory pediatric visits in the United States
    Deepa L Sekhar
    Department of Pediatrics, Penn State College of Medicine, 500 University Drive, HS83, Hershey, PA, 17033, USA
    J Community Health 40:331-8. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Current office-based hearing screening questions fail to identify adolescents at risk for hearing loss
    Deepa L Sekhar
    Pediatrics, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA
    J Med Screen 21:172-9. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Variability of state school-based hearing screening protocols in the United States
    Deepa L Sekhar
    Department of Pediatrics, Penn State College of Medicine, 500 University Drive, HS83, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Community Health 38:569-74. 2013
  4. doi request reprint A cost-effectiveness analysis of screening urine dipsticks in well-child care
    Deepa L Sekhar
    Penn State Hershey Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, HS83, 500 University Dr, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Pediatrics 125:660-3. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Improving detection of adolescent hearing loss
    Deepa L Sekhar
    Department of Pediatrics, Penn State College of Medicine, 500 University Dr, Mail Code HS83, Hershey, PA 17036, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:1094-100. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Pilot study of a high-frequency school-based hearing screen to detect adolescent hearing loss
    Deepa L Sekhar
    Pediatrics, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA
    J Med Screen 21:18-23. 2014

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Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Adolescent anemia screening during ambulatory pediatric visits in the United States
    Deepa L Sekhar
    Department of Pediatrics, Penn State College of Medicine, 500 University Drive, HS83, Hershey, PA, 17033, USA
    J Community Health 40:331-8. 2015
    ..Although anemia is more prevalent among older adolescent females, they were not more likely to be screened. This suggests providers are not targeting groups at highest risk of anemia for screening. ..
  2. doi request reprint Current office-based hearing screening questions fail to identify adolescents at risk for hearing loss
    Deepa L Sekhar
    Pediatrics, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA
    J Med Screen 21:172-9. 2014
    ..We assessed the utility of these subjective risk assessment questions to distinguish those adolescents with objectively documented hearing loss...
  3. doi request reprint Variability of state school-based hearing screening protocols in the United States
    Deepa L Sekhar
    Department of Pediatrics, Penn State College of Medicine, 500 University Drive, HS83, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Community Health 38:569-74. 2013
    ..Disparities in hearing loss detection are likely, particularly considering the evolution of hazardous noise exposures and rising prevalence of hearing loss...
  4. doi request reprint A cost-effectiveness analysis of screening urine dipsticks in well-child care
    Deepa L Sekhar
    Penn State Hershey Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, HS83, 500 University Dr, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Pediatrics 125:660-3. 2010
    ..Because the new recommendation marks a major alteration in the practice guidelines, we sought to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of dipstick urinalysis for detection of CKD from the primary care practitioner's perspective...
  5. doi request reprint Improving detection of adolescent hearing loss
    Deepa L Sekhar
    Department of Pediatrics, Penn State College of Medicine, 500 University Dr, Mail Code HS83, Hershey, PA 17036, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:1094-100. 2011
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Pilot study of a high-frequency school-based hearing screen to detect adolescent hearing loss
    Deepa L Sekhar
    Pediatrics, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA
    J Med Screen 21:18-23. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the sensitivity and specificity of current school hearing screening in Pennsylvania with hearing screening including high frequencies, designed to detect adolescent hearing loss...