John T Kanegaye
Affiliation: Rady Children's Hospital
- Recognition of a Kawasaki disease shock syndromeJohn T Kanegaye
Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
Pediatrics 123:e783-9. 2009..We sought to define the characteristics that distinguish Kawasaki disease shock syndrome from hemodynamically normal Kawasaki disease...
- Diagnostic value of immature neutrophils (bands) in the cerebrospinal fluid of children with cerebrospinal fluid pleocytosisJohn T Kanegaye
Division of Emergency Medicine, Rady Children s Hospital San Diego, 3020 Children s Way, MC 5075, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
Pediatrics 123:e967-71. 2009..We evaluated the diagnostic utility of the presence and number of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) bands in distinguishing bacterial from aseptic meningitis among children with CSF pleocytosis...
- Cardiovascular biomarkers in acute Kawasaki diseaseYuichiro Z Sato
Department of Pediatrics and Medicine, Rady Children s Hospital, University of California San Diego, School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA, United States
Int J Cardiol 164:58-63. 2013..Endomycocardial biopsies have demonstrated that subclinical myocarditis is a universal feature of acute Kawasaki disease (KD)...
- Infliximab for intensification of primary therapy for Kawasaki disease: a phase 3 randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trialAdriana H Tremoulet
Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA Rady Children s Hospital San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA Electronic address
Lancet 383:1731-8. 2014..We assessed whether the addition of infliximab to standard therapy (intravenous immunoglobulin and aspirin) in acute Kawasaki disease reduces the rate of treatment resistance...
- Specificity of regulatory T cells that modulate vascular inflammationAlessandra Franco
Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA and
Autoimmunity 47:95-104. 2014..Our results point to a specificity of a previously un-described Treg population for the clinical benefit provided by IVIG therapy in children...
- Pyuria associated with acute Kawasaki disease and fever from other causesHiroko Shike
Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA 92093 0641, USA
Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:440-3. 2009..Overall, the presence of pyuria was neither specific nor sensitive as a marker for KD, but the magnitude of pyuria was significantly higher in KD patients compared with the FC group...
- Lymph-node-first presentation of Kawasaki disease compared with bacterial cervical adenitis and typical Kawasaki diseaseJohn T Kanegaye
Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA, USA
J Pediatr 162:1259-63, 1263.e1-2. 2013..To identify characteristics differentiating the node-first presentation of Kawasaki disease (NFKD) from bacterial cervical lymphadenitis (BCL) and typical Kawasaki disease (KD)...
- A diagnostic algorithm combining clinical and molecular data distinguishes Kawasaki disease from other febrile illnessesXuefeng B Ling
Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
BMC Med 9:130. 2011..We sought to develop a diagnostic algorithm to help clinicians distinguish Kawasaki disease patients from febrile controls to allow timely initiation of treatment...
- Oral analgesia before pediatric ketamine sedation is not associated with an increased risk of emesis and other adverse eventsMichele R McKee
Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California 92123, USA
J Emerg Med 35:23-8. 2008..6%, difference in proportions -0.6% [95% CI -4.7% to 3.9%]). No association was found between administration of oral analgesia before procedural sedation and anesthesia and the frequency of emesis or other adverse events...
- Differential expression of miR-145 in children with Kawasaki diseaseChisato Shimizu
Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
PLoS ONE 8:e58159. 2013..To understand the role that microRNAs play in modifying gene expression in Kawasaki disease, we studied microRNAs from whole blood during the acute and convalescent stages of the illness...
- Screening for adolescent anxiety disorders in a pediatric emergency departmentHolly J Ramsawh
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0855, USA
Pediatr Emerg Care 28:1041-7. 2012..Scant data exist on adolescent anxiety in emergency department (ED) settings. We sought to characterize select clinical characteristics and health care use associated with anxiety disorders in a pediatric ED...
- Treatment response in kawasaki disease is associated with sialylation levels of endogenous but not therapeutic intravenous immunoglobulin GShohei Ogata
Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Diego, School of Medicine, La Jolla, California, United States of America
PLoS ONE 8:e81448. 2013..We asked whether IVIG failures correlated with levels of α2-6Sia on infused IVIG or on the patient's own endogenous IgG...
- Rapid medical assessment: improving pediatric emergency department time to provider, length of stay, and left without being seen ratesVirginia W Tsai
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
Pediatr Emerg Care 28:354-6. 2012..RMA is designed to evaluate and discharge uncomplicated patients quickly or initiate diagnostic workup and treatment before the patient is placed in an ED bed...
- Ibuprofen provides analgesia equivalent to acetaminophen-codeine in the treatment of acute pain in children with extremity injuries: a randomized clinical trialJanet H Friday
Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
Acad Emerg Med 16:711-6. 2009....
- Ketamine-propofol combination sedation for fracture reduction in the pediatric emergency departmentGhazala Q Sharieff
Division of Emergency Medicine, Rady Children s Hospital and Health Center, 3020 Children s Way MC 5075, San Diego, CA 92123 4282, USA
Pediatr Emerg Care 23:881-4. 2007..To evaluate the time of onset and recovery from and the efficacy and safety of intravenous ketamine-propofol sedation for reduction of forearm fractures in the pediatric emergency department setting...
- Adenovirus, adeno-associated virus and Kawasaki diseaseHiroko Shike
Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, CA, USA
Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:1011-4. 2005..No evidence was found to suggest a link between either virus and Kawasaki disease...