Brian T Fisher

Summary

Affiliation: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cefepime and mortality in pediatric acute myelogenous leukemia: a retrospective cohort study
    Brian T Fisher
    Division of Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:971-5. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Epidemiology and potential preventative measures for viral infections in children with malignancy and those undergoing hematopoietic cell transplantation
    Brian T Fisher
    Division of Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 59:11-5. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Hospitalizations for coccidioidomycosis at forty-one children's hospitals in the United States
    Brian T Fisher
    Division of Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:243-7. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Risk factors for renal failure in pediatric patients with acute myeloid leukemia: a retrospective cohort study
    Brian T Fisher
    Division of Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 55:655-61. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Induction mortality, ATRA administration, and resource utilization in a nationally representative cohort of children with acute promyelocytic leukemia in the United States from 1999 to 2009
    Brian T Fisher
    Division of Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 61:68-73. 2014
  6. pmc Induction mortality and resource utilization in children treated for acute myeloid leukemia at free-standing pediatric hospitals in the United States
    Marko Kavcic
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Cancer 119:1916-23. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Leveraging administrative data to monitor rituximab use in 2875 patients at 42 freestanding children's hospitals across the United States
    Marko Kavcic
    Division of Oncology, Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and Department of Pediatrics, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr 162:1252-8, 1258.e1. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Outcome of pediatric acute myeloid leukemia patients receiving intensive care in the United States
    Shannon L Maude
    1Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 2Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 3Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 4Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 5Division of Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 6Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 7Bristol Myers Squibb, Hopewell, NJ 8Division of Haematology Oncology and Program in Child Health Evaluative Sciences, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada 9Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 10Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Department of Pediatrics and Public Health Sciences, Penn State Hershey Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 15:112-20. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Variation in hospital antibiotic prescribing practices for children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Brian T Fisher
    Division of Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA fi
    Leuk Lymphoma 54:1633-9. 2013
  10. pmc Ocular manifestations of candidemia in children
    Julie L Fierro
    Division of Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:84-6. 2013

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Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Cefepime and mortality in pediatric acute myelogenous leukemia: a retrospective cohort study
    Brian T Fisher
    Division of Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:971-5. 2009
    ..We evaluated the association of cefepime and other beta-lactam antibiotic exposures with all cause in-hospital mortality in pediatric AML patients...
  2. doi request reprint Epidemiology and potential preventative measures for viral infections in children with malignancy and those undergoing hematopoietic cell transplantation
    Brian T Fisher
    Division of Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 59:11-5. 2012
    ..Additionally, infection control practices specific to this patient population are discussed. A comprehensive approach utilizing each of these can be effective at reducing the negative impact of viral infections...
  3. doi request reprint Hospitalizations for coccidioidomycosis at forty-one children's hospitals in the United States
    Brian T Fisher
    Division of Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:243-7. 2010
    ..We describe the characteristics of initial and subsequent hospitalizations in children with coccidioidomycosis...
  4. doi request reprint Risk factors for renal failure in pediatric patients with acute myeloid leukemia: a retrospective cohort study
    Brian T Fisher
    Division of Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 55:655-61. 2010
    ..This study aims to evaluate the rate of ARF in AML patients and to delineate the impact of age, race, various co-morbid conditions and antimicrobial agents on the development of ARF...
  5. doi request reprint Induction mortality, ATRA administration, and resource utilization in a nationally representative cohort of children with acute promyelocytic leukemia in the United States from 1999 to 2009
    Brian T Fisher
    Division of Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 61:68-73. 2014
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  6. pmc Induction mortality and resource utilization in children treated for acute myeloid leukemia at free-standing pediatric hospitals in the United States
    Marko Kavcic
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Cancer 119:1916-23. 2013
    ..Moreover, these trials likely underreport the clinical toxicities experienced by patients...
  7. doi request reprint Leveraging administrative data to monitor rituximab use in 2875 patients at 42 freestanding children's hospitals across the United States
    Marko Kavcic
    Division of Oncology, Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and Department of Pediatrics, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr 162:1252-8, 1258.e1. 2013
    ..To describe the pharmacoepidemiology of rituximab use in children and to estimate the frequency of infectious events within a 1-year period after rituximab exposure...
  8. doi request reprint Outcome of pediatric acute myeloid leukemia patients receiving intensive care in the United States
    Shannon L Maude
    1Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 2Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 3Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 4Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 5Division of Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 6Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 7Bristol Myers Squibb, Hopewell, NJ 8Division of Haematology Oncology and Program in Child Health Evaluative Sciences, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada 9Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 10Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Department of Pediatrics and Public Health Sciences, Penn State Hershey Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 15:112-20. 2014
    ..Our objective was to determine hospital mortality of pediatric acute myeloid leukemia patients requiring intensive care...
  9. doi request reprint Variation in hospital antibiotic prescribing practices for children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Brian T Fisher
    Division of Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA fi
    Leuk Lymphoma 54:1633-9. 2013
    ..Antibiotic use for children with newly diagnosed ALL varies widely across children's hospitals and is not explained by demographics or illness severity...
  10. pmc Ocular manifestations of candidemia in children
    Julie L Fierro
    Division of Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:84-6. 2013
    ..This study found that ocular candidiasis is an uncommon but serious sight-threatening complication in pediatric patients with candidemia...
  11. doi request reprint Dexrazoxane use in pediatric patients with acute lymphoblastic or myeloid leukemia from 1999 and 2009: analysis of a national cohort of patients in the Pediatric Health Information Systems database
    Dana M Walker
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:616-20. 2013
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  12. doi request reprint Epidemiology of cryptococcal infection in hospitalized children
    Neha S Joshi
    Department of General Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:e91-5. 2010
    ..Despite the fact that many studies were conducted in adults, limited data exist for pediatric patients...
  13. doi request reprint Parent willingness to remind health care workers to perform hand hygiene
    Genevieve L Buser
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Infect Control 41:492-6. 2013
    ..Health care worker (HCW) hand hygiene (HH) is the core strategy to prevent health care-associated infections (HAI). Suboptimal HCW HH rates continue despite hospital efforts to increase compliance...
  14. pmc Assembly of a cohort of children treated for acute myeloid leukemia at free-standing children's hospitals in the United States using an administrative database
    Marko Kavcic
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:508-11. 2013
    ..7%). This cohort provides a reliable source for future comparative effectiveness and clinical epidemiology studies in pediatric AML...
  15. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic use in pediatric patients admitted to a referral hospital in Botswana
    Brian T Fisher
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Departments of Pediatrics and Anesthesia and Critical Care, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 81:129-31. 2009
    ..The results showed that the duration of prescribed therapy can be excessive. Recommendations for potential interventions to reduce antibiotic overuse in this setting are necessary...
  16. ncbi request reprint Treatment of invasive candidiasis in immunocompromised pediatric patients
    Brian T Fisher
    Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Paediatr Drugs 10:281-98. 2008
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