H Faden

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Affiliation: State University of New York at Buffalo
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Impact of management and bacterial genomics on outcomes of Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia in children
    Howard Faden
    State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 50:929-35. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Mastitis in children from birth to 17 years
    Howard Faden
    Department of Pediatrics, State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Division of Infectious Diseases, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:1113. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Management of primary herpetic gingivostomatitis in young children
    Howard Faden
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:268-9. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint The dramatic change in the epidemiology of pediatric epiglottitis
    Howard Faden
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, and Division of Infectious Diseases, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:443-4. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Pitfalls in the diagnosis of enteroviral infection in young children
    Howard Faden
    Department of Pediatrics, State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Division of Infectious Diseases, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:687-90. 2006
  6. pmc New technique (the NOW test) for rapid detection of Streptococcus pneumoniae in the nasopharynx
    Howard Faden
    Department of Pediatrics, State University of New York, University of Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 40:4748-9. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint A new technique (the NOW test) for the detection of Streptococcus pneumoniae in the effusions of otitis media
    Howard Faden
    Department of Pediatrics, State University of New York School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at Buffalo, Children s Hospital of Buffalo, 14222, USA
    J Laryngol Otol 116:499-501. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical and molecular characteristics of staphylococcal skin abscesses in children
    Howard Faden
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, USA
    J Pediatr 151:700-3. 2007
  9. doi request reprint The high rate of adverse drug events in children receiving prolonged outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy for osteomyelitis
    Dara Faden
    Department of Pediatrics, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:539-41. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Importance of colonization site in the current epidemic of staphylococcal skin abscesses
    Howard Faden
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, 219 Bryant St, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e618-24. 2010

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Publications31

  1. doi request reprint Impact of management and bacterial genomics on outcomes of Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia in children
    Howard Faden
    State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 50:929-35. 2011
    ..Improved outcomes in pediatric SAB compared with adults may most likely be attributed to less severe comorbidities in children...
  2. ncbi request reprint Mastitis in children from birth to 17 years
    Howard Faden
    Department of Pediatrics, State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Division of Infectious Diseases, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:1113. 2005
    ..These data suggest that mastitis in children occurs in 2 distinct age groups, neonates and pubescent/postpubescent; however, the clinical disease is similar in both populations...
  3. ncbi request reprint Management of primary herpetic gingivostomatitis in young children
    Howard Faden
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:268-9. 2006
    ..To review the treatment of primary herpetic gingivostomatitis at a children's hospital...
  4. ncbi request reprint The dramatic change in the epidemiology of pediatric epiglottitis
    Howard Faden
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, and Division of Infectious Diseases, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:443-4. 2006
    ..To review the epidemiology of epiglottitis in a large children's hospital from 1995-2003 and to compare the findings with a previous report published 27 years previously from the same hospital...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pitfalls in the diagnosis of enteroviral infection in young children
    Howard Faden
    Department of Pediatrics, State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Division of Infectious Diseases, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:687-90. 2006
    ..Investigation into the possible nosocomial spread of enterovirus identified 31 other infected infants. Only 1 of the 31 was truly positive; 30 were false-positive results...
  6. pmc New technique (the NOW test) for rapid detection of Streptococcus pneumoniae in the nasopharynx
    Howard Faden
    Department of Pediatrics, State University of New York, University of Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 40:4748-9. 2002
    ..2, 97.7, 95.9, and 95.5%, respectively. These results demonstrate that nasopharyngeal colonization with Streptococcus pneumoniae can be documented within 15 min of sample collection...
  7. ncbi request reprint A new technique (the NOW test) for the detection of Streptococcus pneumoniae in the effusions of otitis media
    Howard Faden
    Department of Pediatrics, State University of New York School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at Buffalo, Children s Hospital of Buffalo, 14222, USA
    J Laryngol Otol 116:499-501. 2002
    ..This test may prove valuable for the management of children with acute otitis media who undergo tympanocentesis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical and molecular characteristics of staphylococcal skin abscesses in children
    Howard Faden
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, USA
    J Pediatr 151:700-3. 2007
    ..Related microbial genetic architecture may account for similarities in disease severity despite differences in antibiotic susceptibility...
  9. doi request reprint The high rate of adverse drug events in children receiving prolonged outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy for osteomyelitis
    Dara Faden
    Department of Pediatrics, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:539-41. 2009
    ..Vancomycin had the highest ADE rate at 85.7% and ceftriaxone had the highest ADE-related discontinuation rate at 66.7%. Cefazolin had the lowest rate of ADE and ADE-related discontinuation rates at 0% for both...
  10. doi request reprint Importance of colonization site in the current epidemic of staphylococcal skin abscesses
    Howard Faden
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, 219 Bryant St, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e618-24. 2010
    ..The goal was to compare rectal and nasal Staphylococcus aureus colonization rates and S aureus pulsed-field types (PFTs) for children with S aureus skin and soft-tissue abscesses and normal control subjects...
  11. pmc Comparison of midturbinate flocked-swab specimens with nasopharyngeal aspirates for detection of respiratory viruses in children by the direct fluorescent antibody technique
    Howard Faden
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases, State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Women and Children s Hospital, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 48:3742-3. 2010
    ..Seventy-four infants (49%) had a viral infection documented by DFA. The flocked-swab specimens had 93% sensitivity and 96.7% agreement with the NPA specimens, with a kappa coefficient of 93.4% (95% confidence interval, 0.877, 0.991)...
  12. ncbi request reprint The microbiologic and immunologic basis for recurrent otitis media in children
    H Faden
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital of Buffalo, 219 Bryant St, Buffalo, New York 14222, USA
    Eur J Pediatr 160:407-13. 2001
    ..Recent advances in vaccine development may reduce the frequency of otitis media in the general population but the impact on otitis prone children remains unknown...
  13. pmc Pseudo-outbreak of adenovirus infection in a neonatal intensive care unit due to a false-positive antigen detection test
    Howard Faden
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases, State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, and the Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14222, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 48:4251-2. 2010
    ..The cause for the 50% false-positive rate with the antigen test was not determined...
  14. ncbi request reprint Group C and G streptococcal disease among children
    Howard Faden
    Department of Pediatrics, State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Division of Infectious Diseases, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:1014-5. 2005
    ..This study demonstrates the propensity of group C and G streptococci to cause disease in older children and at sites where the organisms reside normally...
  15. ncbi request reprint Release of leukotriene C4 in respiratory tract during acute viral infection
    B Volovitz
    Department of Pediatrics, State University of New York at Buffalo
    J Pediatr 112:218-22. 1988
    ..Thus development of virus-induced bronchospasm may be related in part to direct mucosal cell-virus interaction and the release of pharmacologically active mediators in the respiratory tract...
  16. ncbi request reprint Arachidonic acid metabolites in middle ear effusions of children
    L Brodsky
    Department of Otolaryngology, State University of New York, School of Medicine, Buffalo
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 100:589-92. 1991
    ..Leukotriene B4 is the most frequently detected AA metabolite in MEEs and is highly associated with the presence of viable bacteria...
  17. ncbi request reprint Urinary excretion of pneumococcal cell wall polysaccharide in children
    Howard Faden
    Department of Pediatrics State University of New York, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 21:791-3. 2002
    ..Excretion rates were similar in healthy children and in children with acute otitis media. The high rate of antigen excretion among nonill carriers suggests that colonization is a major source of urinary antigen in children...
  18. doi request reprint Increasing incidence of community-associated atypical Clostridium difficile disease in children
    Susan S Baker
    University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, and Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 49:644-7. 2010
    ..Each child responded to treatment with metronidazole with resolution of their symptoms. These data suggest that community-associated C difficile is increasing and may produce atypical disease and lead to misdiagnosis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Morbidity and mortality of Staphylococcal bacteremia in children
    Hana Hakim
    Department of Pediatrics, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York at Buffalo, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, 219 Bryant Street, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    Am J Infect Control 35:102-5. 2007
    ..Staphylococcal aureus bacteremia (SAB) is a major problem in adult patients with a significant mortality. Less is known about SAB in children. The present study was designed to review a 5-year experience with SAB in a children's hospital...
  20. pmc Vaccination strategies for mucosal immune responses
    P L Ogra
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases, State University of New York at Buffalo, and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14222, USA
    Clin Microbiol Rev 14:430-45. 2001
    ..Such immunization may also provide new prophylactic or therapeutic avenues in the control of autoimmune diseases in humans...
  21. ncbi request reprint A multi-laboratory evaluation of an enzyme-linked immunoassay quantitating human antibodies to Streptococcus pneumoniae polysaccharides
    S Quataert
    Wyeth-Lederle Vaccines, Rochester, New York, USA
    Immunol Invest 30:191-207. 2001
    ..This assay can be standardized for quantitation of serotype specific anti-PnPs antibodies, allowing comparison of antibody values in vaccine trials evaluating pneumococcal vaccines...
  22. doi request reprint Nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae as a pathogen in children
    Timothy F Murphy
    University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo, NY
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:43-8. 2009
    ..influenzae. Feasibility of vaccination for prevention of otitis media due to nontypeable H. influenzae was recently demonstrated in a clinical trial with a vaccine that included the surface virulence factor, protein D...
  23. ncbi request reprint Outbreak of adenovirus type 30 in a neonatal intensive care unit
    Howard Faden
    Department of Pediatrics, State University of New York at Buffalo, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, 219 Bryant Street, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    J Pediatr 146:523-7. 2005
    ..To describe an outbreak of adenovirus, type 30, in a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Clinical presentation of parvovirus B19 infection in children with aplastic crisis
    Richard Kellermayer
    School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, The Children s Hospital of Buffalo, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:1100-1. 2003
    ..These data suggest that parvovirus B19 infection in children with sickle-cell hemoglobinopathies and heredity spherocytosis differs from infection in normal children...
  25. ncbi request reprint Neonatal staphylococcal skin infections
    Howard Faden
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:389. 2003
  26. pmc Household transmission of Streptococcus pneumoniae among siblings with acute otitis media
    Jun Shimada
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Wakayama Medical University, 811 1 Kimidera, Wakayama City, Wakayama 641 0012, Japan
    J Clin Microbiol 40:1851-3. 2002
    ..This study demonstrated person-to-person transmission of S. pneumoniae, especially drug-resistant strains, among siblings with AOM...
  27. ncbi request reprint Nasopharyngeal carriage of drug-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in children with acute otitis media evaluated by polymerase chain reaction-based genotyping of penicillin-binding proteins
    Muneki Hotomi
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Wakayama Medical University, Japan
    Acta Otolaryngol 122:72-7. 2002
    ..Strains with mutations in the three PBP genes were often isolated from children < or = 2 years old. Evaluation of mutations in PBP genes using PCR will prove useful for studying the epidemiology of antibiotic resistance...
  28. ncbi request reprint Staphylococcal skin infections
    Howard Faden
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:690; author reply 690-1. 2004
  29. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with clinical outcomes in acute otitis media
    Muneki Hotomi
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Wakayama Medical University, Wakayama, Japan
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 113:846-52. 2004
    ..05). Age, severity of disease at presentation, and nasopharyngeal colonization patterns were proven to be important determinants of outcome in AOM...
  30. ncbi request reprint Treatment and outcome of severe and non-severe acute otitis media
    Muneki Hotomi
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Wakayama Medical University, Wakayama, Japan
    Eur J Pediatr 164:3-8. 2005
    ..In a similar manner, children with non-severe disease who failed to improve without antibiotics were younger (40.7 months versus 54.8 months, P < 0.05) and more often colonized with pathogens (75.0% versus 33.4%, P < 0.05)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Total genome polymorphism and low frequency of intra-genomic variation in the uspA1 and uspA2 genes of Moraxella catarrhalis in otitis prone and non-prone children up to 2 years of age. Consequences for vaccine design?
    John P Hays
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Vaccine 21:1118-24. 2003
    ..Variation in the uspA2 5' non-coding "AGAT" repeat region was also observed. These results may have implications for future M. catarrhalis vaccines comprising UspA1 or UspA2 components...