Susan L Bratton

Summary

Affiliation: University of Utah
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pediatric organ transplantation needs: organ donation best practices
    Susan L Bratton
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:468-72. 2006
  2. pmc Critical care for pediatric asthma: wide care variability and challenges for study
    Susan L Bratton
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 13:407-14. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Regional variation in ICU care for pediatric patients with asthma
    Susan L Bratton
    University of Utah School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Pediatr 147:355-61. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Lower hospital mortality and complications after pediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Susan L Bratton
    University of Utah School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Critical Care Medicine, USA
    Crit Care Med 36:923-7. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Pediatric and neonatal extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: does center volume impact mortality?*
    Carrie L Freeman
    1University of Utah School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Primary Children s Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT 2Intermountain Health Care, Salt Lake City, UT
    Crit Care Med 42:512-9. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Variation in intracranial pressure monitoring and outcomes in pediatric traumatic brain injury
    Tellen D Bennett
    Pediatric Critical Care, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84158 1289, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:641-7. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for pediatric respiratory failure: Survival and predictors of mortality
    Luke A Zabrocki
    Division of Pediatric Critical Care, Department of Pediatrics, Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Crit Care Med 39:364-70. 2011
  8. pmc Hyponatremia with intracranial malignant tumor resection in children
    Cydni Williams
    Department of Pediatric Critical Care, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 9:524-9. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in adults with severe respiratory failure: a multi-center database
    Thomas V Brogan
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Seattle Children s Hospital, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    Intensive Care Med 35:2105-14. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Monitoring and prediction of intracranial hypertension in pediatric traumatic brain injury: clinical factors and initial head computed tomography
    Beau M Bailey
    University of Utah School of Medicine, Kaysville, Utah, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:263-70. 2012

Detail Information

Publications94

  1. ncbi request reprint Pediatric organ transplantation needs: organ donation best practices
    Susan L Bratton
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:468-72. 2006
  2. pmc Critical care for pediatric asthma: wide care variability and challenges for study
    Susan L Bratton
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 13:407-14. 2012
    ..To describe pediatric severe asthma care, complications, and outcomes to plan for future prospective studies by the Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network...
  3. ncbi request reprint Regional variation in ICU care for pediatric patients with asthma
    Susan L Bratton
    University of Utah School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Pediatr 147:355-61. 2005
    ..To determine adherence to guidelines for severe asthma care and evaluate regional variability in practice among pediatric intensive care units (PICU)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Lower hospital mortality and complications after pediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Susan L Bratton
    University of Utah School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Critical Care Medicine, USA
    Crit Care Med 36:923-7. 2008
    ..To assess protective and risk factors for mortality among pediatric patients during initial care after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) and to evaluate changes in hospital mortality...
  5. doi request reprint Pediatric and neonatal extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: does center volume impact mortality?*
    Carrie L Freeman
    1University of Utah School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Primary Children s Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT 2Intermountain Health Care, Salt Lake City, UT
    Crit Care Med 42:512-9. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze the relationship between hospital extracorporeal membrane oxygenation annual volume and in-hospital mortality and assess if a minimum hospital volume could be recommended...
  6. doi request reprint Variation in intracranial pressure monitoring and outcomes in pediatric traumatic brain injury
    Tellen D Bennett
    Pediatric Critical Care, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84158 1289, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:641-7. 2012
    ..To describe between-hospital and patient-level variation in intracranial pressure (ICP) monitoring and to evaluate ICP monitoring in association with hospital features and outcome in children with traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  7. doi request reprint Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for pediatric respiratory failure: Survival and predictors of mortality
    Luke A Zabrocki
    Division of Pediatric Critical Care, Department of Pediatrics, Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Crit Care Med 39:364-70. 2011
    ..The last multicentered analysis of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in pediatric acute respiratory failure was completed in 1993. We reviewed recent international data to evaluate survival and predictors of mortality...
  8. pmc Hyponatremia with intracranial malignant tumor resection in children
    Cydni Williams
    Department of Pediatric Critical Care, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 9:524-9. 2012
    ..In this study, the authors aimed to determine the incidence and risk factors associated with hyponatremia among children undergoing intracranial neoplasm resection...
  9. doi request reprint Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in adults with severe respiratory failure: a multi-center database
    Thomas V Brogan
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Seattle Children s Hospital, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    Intensive Care Med 35:2105-14. 2009
    ..To evaluate clinical and treatment factors for patients recorded in the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ELSO) registry and survival of adult extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) respiratory failure patients...
  10. doi request reprint Monitoring and prediction of intracranial hypertension in pediatric traumatic brain injury: clinical factors and initial head computed tomography
    Beau M Bailey
    University of Utah School of Medicine, Kaysville, Utah, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:263-70. 2012
    ..However, predicting risk for ICH is essential to balance risks and benefits of intracranial pressure (ICP) monitoring. Current recommendations for ICP monitoring in pediatric trauma patients are extrapolated from adult studies...
  11. doi request reprint Differences in characteristics of dying children who receive and do not receive palliative care
    Linda Keele
    Division of Critical Care, Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Pediatrics 132:72-8. 2013
    ..Comparing demographic and clinical characteristics associated with receipt of palliative care (PC) among children who died in children's hospitals to those who did not receive PC and understanding the trends in PC use...
  12. doi request reprint Survival after extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation in infants and children with heart disease
    Titus Chan
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Critical Care, Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84158 1289, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:984-92. 2008
    ..We investigated survival and predictors of mortality for infants and children with heart disease treated with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation as an aid to cardiopulmonary resuscitation...
  13. ncbi request reprint Outcomes associated with spirometry for pediatric asthma in a managed care organization
    Michael Cabana
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Laurel Heights Bldg 245, San Francisco, California 94143 0503, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e151-6. 2006
    ..The National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute asthma guidelines recommend that children with asthma receive spirometry testing "at least every 1 to 2 years to assess the maintenance of airway function."..
  14. doi request reprint High-dose barbiturates for refractory intracranial hypertension in children with severe traumatic brain injury
    Sarah A Mellion
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 14:239-47. 2013
    ..To evaluate high-dose barbiturates as a second-tier therapy for pediatric refractory intracranial hypertension complicating severe traumatic brain injury...
  15. pmc Macrophage activation syndrome in children with systemic lupus erythematosus and children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Tellen D Bennett
    Pediatric Critical Care, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84158 1289, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 64:4135-42. 2012
    ..To describe patient demographics, interventions, and outcomes in hospitalized children with macrophage activation syndrome (MAS) complicating systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) or juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA)...
  16. doi request reprint Prolonged extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for children with respiratory failure
    Thomas V Brogan
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Seattle Children s Hospital, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 13:e249-54. 2012
    ..When extracorporeal membrane oxygenation duration is prolonged, decisions regarding ongoing support are difficult as a result of limited prognostic data...
  17. pmc Osmolar therapy in pediatric traumatic brain injury
    Tellen D Bennett
    University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Crit Care Med 40:208-15. 2012
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  18. doi request reprint Pediatric trauma transport performance measures in a mountain state: adherence and outcomes
    Stephen J Gleich
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84158 1289, USA
    J Trauma 71:1016-22. 2011
    ..We evaluated two state performance measures related to pediatric trauma care before arrival at the Level I trauma center...
  19. pmc Children with complex chronic conditions in inpatient hospital settings in the United States
    Tamara D Simon
    Pediatric Research Enterprise, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Pediatrics 126:647-55. 2010
    ....
  20. pmc Use of Rotterdam CT Scores for Mortality Risk Stratification in Children With Traumatic Brain Injury*
    Kate Liesemer
    1Pediatric Critical Care, University of Utah School of Medicine and Primary Children s Hospital, Salt Lake City, UT 2Pediatric Neurosurgery, University of Utah School of Medicine and Primary Children s Hospital, Salt Lake City, UT 3Emergency Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY 4Pediatric Surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine and Primary Children s Hospital, Salt Lake City, UT
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 15:554-62. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether the Rotterdam CT score can be used for mortality risk stratification after pediatric traumatic brain injury...
  21. doi request reprint Racial and insurance disparities in hospital mortality for children undergoing congenital heart surgery
    Titus Chan
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, 100 North Mario Capecchi Drive, Suite 1500, Salt Lake City, UT 84113, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 33:1026-39. 2012
    ..44) had higher odds of referral to high-mortality hospitals. Over the past decade, children undergoing congenital heart surgery continued to experience admission, referral, and survival disparities based on insurance and racial status...
  22. ncbi request reprint Spinal muscular atrophy type 1: are proactive respiratory interventions associated with longer survival?
    Tara J Lemoine
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 13:e161-5. 2012
    ..Spinal muscular atrophy type 1, an autosomal recessive motor neuron disease, is a leading genetic cause of death in infancy and early childhood...
  23. ncbi request reprint Asthma educational seminar targeting Medicaid providers
    Susan L Bratton
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Respir Care 51:49-55. 2006
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  24. doi request reprint Initiation of physical, occupational, and speech therapy in children with traumatic brain injury
    Tellen D Bennett
    Pediatric Critical Care, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84158, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:1268-76. 2013
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  25. doi request reprint Pediatric organ donation and transplantation
    Jennifer K Workman
    Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84158, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1723-30. 2013
    ..Alternative donor sources, such as donation after circulatory determination of death (DCDD), are needed. The objective of this study was to examine the impact of DCDD on trends in pediatric organ donation and transplantation...
  26. doi request reprint Successful use of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for acute respiratory failure in a patient with chronic granulomatous disease
    Jesse L Madden
    Department of Surgery, Primary Children s Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 47:E21-3. 2012
    ..Therefore, the diagnosis of CGD should not necessarily be considered a contraindication to ECMO. This is the first known survivor of CGD-related acute respiratory failure supported by ECMO...
  27. ncbi request reprint Complications of intermittent prone positioning in pediatric patients receiving extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for respiratory failure
    Susan M Haefner
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Chest 123:1589-94. 2003
    ..To describe the safety and risks of placing pediatric patients in the prone position during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) for the treatment of respiratory failure...
  28. doi request reprint Hospital care for children with hydrocephalus in the United States: utilization, charges, comorbidities, and deaths
    Tamara D Simon
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Inpatient Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84113, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 1:131-7. 2008
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Relation of maternal anti-Ro/La antibodies to aortic dilation in patients with congenital complete heart block
    Debra L Davey
    Division of Critical Care, Department of Pediatrics, Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Am J Cardiol 108:561-4. 2011
    ..001 and p <0.001, respectively). In conclusion, patients with autoimmune-mediated cCAVB merit periodic echocardiographic monitoring into adulthood to assess persistent or progressive aortic dilation and its attendant complications...
  30. ncbi request reprint The population prevalence of children receiving invasive home ventilation in Utah
    Melissa Gowans
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Utah, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 42:231-6. 2007
    ..The prevalence of children requiring HMV differed very little between 1996 and 2004. Moreover, the diagnoses for which children received this therapy remained constant...
  31. doi request reprint Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation cannulation trends for pediatric respiratory failure and central nervous system injury
    Michael D Rollins
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84113, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 47:68-75. 2012
    ..We reviewed cannulation trends for pediatric respiratory failure and evaluated CNS complication rates by cannulation site and mode of support...
  32. ncbi request reprint Impact of a pediatric donation after cardiac death program
    Kristine M Pleacher
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Critical Care, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 10:166-70. 2009
    ..To determine the impact of a pediatric donation after cardiac death (DCD) program on organ donation...
  33. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and outcomes of pediatric traumatic brain injury
    Heather T Keenan
    Division of Critical Care, Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84158 0189, USA
    Dev Neurosci 28:256-63. 2006
    ..Each of these factors needs to be taken into account when designing rehabilitation strategies and assessing factors related to outcome...
  34. ncbi request reprint Improving physician attendance at educational seminars sponsored by Managed Care Organizations
    Michael D Cabana
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Mich 48109 0456, USA
    Manag Care 13:49-51, 53-4, 56-7. 2004
    ..To enhance primary care provider participation in a multi-faceted interactive asthma teaching program sponsored by managed care organizations...
  35. doi request reprint Early post-traumatic seizures in moderate to severe pediatric traumatic brain injury: rates, risk factors, and clinical features
    Kate Liesemer
    University of Utah School of Medicine and Primary Children s Medical Center Department of Pediatrics, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84118, USA
    J Neurotrauma 28:755-62. 2011
    ....
  36. doi request reprint Pediatric stroke: clinical characteristics, acute care utilization patterns, and mortality
    Kimberly D Statler
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah, PO Box 2581289, 295 Chipeta Way, Salt Lake City, UT 84158, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 27:565-73. 2011
    ..ischemic stroke and Children's vs. non-Children's Hospitals, and identify factors associated with aggressive care and in-hospital mortality...
  37. ncbi request reprint A novel error-reporting tool in pediatric intensive care
    Nikoleta S Kolovos
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Healthc Qual 30:43-50. 2008
    ..The tool provided information about frequent and high-risk errors that guided successful improvements in patient care and safety and the achievement of measurable success...
  38. ncbi request reprint Early resuscitation of children with moderate-to-severe traumatic brain injury
    Michelle Zebrack
    Division of Pediatric Critical Care, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City Utah, USA
    Pediatrics 124:56-64. 2009
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Pediatric liver lacerations and intensive care: evaluation of ICU triage strategies
    Heather E Fremgen
    1Division of Critical Care, Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 2Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 15:e183-91. 2014
    ..To compare PICU admission criteria following blunt traumatic liver laceration based on CT grade and/or physiologic instability with actual practice to improve efficiency of ICU admission...
  40. ncbi request reprint Acute severe asthma: differences in therapies and outcomes among pediatric intensive care units
    Joan S Roberts
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Children s Hospital, Seattle, USA
    Crit Care Med 30:581-5. 2002
    ..To determine differences in therapies and outcomes among pediatric intensive care units for patients with acute severe asthma...
  41. pmc Frequency of intracranial pressure monitoring in infants and young toddlers with traumatic brain injury
    Heather T Keenan
    Intermountain Injury Control Research Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 6:537-41. 2005
    ..To examine the use of intracranial pressure monitors and treatments for elevated intracranial pressure in brain-injured children of <2 yrs of age and compare them with the recently published management guidelines...
  42. ncbi request reprint Physician asthma education program improves outcomes for children of low-income families
    Randall Brown
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan Health Sciences, Ann Arbor, USA
    Chest 126:369-74. 2004
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Timing, duration, and severity of hyponatremia following pediatric brain tumor surgery*
    Jennifer S Belzer
    1Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 2Department of Neurosurgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 3Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Epidemiology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 15:456-63. 2014
    ..To describe the time course, variability, and magnitude of serum sodium changes among children undergoing intracranial tumor surgery...
  44. ncbi request reprint Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support among children with adenovirus infection: a review of the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization registry
    Parthak Prodhan
    From the Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Critical Care, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas Medical Sciences, Arkansas Children Hospital, Little Rock, Arkansas Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas Medical Sciences, Arkansas Children Hospital, Little Rock, Arkansas Department of Pediatrics, Division of Biostatistics, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas Medical Sciences, Arkansas Children Hospital, Little Rock, Arkansas The Extracorporeal Life Support Organization Registry, Ann Arbor, Michigan and Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Critical Care, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
    ASAIO J 60:49-56. 2014
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Extracorporal life support for pulmonary hemorrhage in children: a case series
    Nikoleta S Kolovos
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, USA
    Crit Care Med 30:577-80. 2002
    ..To examine the use and outcome of extracorporeal life support in children with severe respiratory failure caused by pulmonary hemorrhage...
  46. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and prevention of childhood injuries
    M Denise Dowd
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Mercy Hospital, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine, Kansas City, MO, USA
    Crit Care Med 30:S385-92. 2002
    ..Critical care providers can actively engage in both prevention efforts and improved acute care of the severely injured child...
  47. ncbi request reprint Pediatric intensive care unit bounce-backs: are we evaluating them?
    Kristine M Pleacher
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 8:401-2. 2007
  48. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and immediate outcome of childhood meningitis treated in the pediatric intensive care unit
    Folafoluwa O Odetola
    Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School and University Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Intensive Care Med 31:92-7. 2005
    ..To describe patient characteristics, use of technology and mortality in children with meningitis admitted to the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU)...
  49. ncbi request reprint Barriers to screening infants for retinopathy of prematurity after discharge or transfer from a neonatal intensive care unit
    Mohammad A Attar
    Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan, MI 48109, USA
    J Perinatol 25:36-40. 2005
    ..To assess neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) practices affecting screening and follow-up for retinopathy of prematurity (ROP)...
  50. ncbi request reprint Continuous quality improvement: reducing unplanned extubations in a pediatric intensive care unit
    Roxanne Sadowski
    Department of Critical Care Support Services, University of Michigan Health System, 200 East Hospital Dr, F5815 Box 0208, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Pediatrics 114:628-32. 2004
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint Scoring systems, mortality, and problems to face: pediatric critical care trials
    Susan L Bratton
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 6:84-5. 2005
  52. ncbi request reprint Pediatric intensive care unit mortality and the oncology patient: has survival really changed?
    Heather T Keenan
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 6:610-1. 2005
  53. ncbi request reprint Back transport of neonates: effect on hospital length of stay
    Mohammad A Attar
    Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan, MI 48109 0254, USA
    J Perinatol 25:731-6. 2005
    ..In a regionalized perinatal system, recovering neonates may be back transported from a regional Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) to community hospitals closer to their residence to convalesce prior to hospital discharge...
  54. ncbi request reprint Social factors associated with prolonged hospitalization among diabetic children
    Heather T Keenan
    Departments of Pediatrics and Social Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Pediatrics 109:40-4. 2002
    ..To determine social factors associated with increased risk of hospital admission from diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) or diabetic coma as well as risk of prolonged hospital stay...
  55. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the acute medical management of severe traumatic brain injury in infants, children, and adolescents. Chapter 12. Use of hyperventilation in the acute management of severe pediatric traumatic brain injury
    P David Adelson
    University of Pittsburgh Children s Hospital, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 4:S45-8. 2003
  56. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the acute medical management of severe traumatic brain injury in infants, children, and adolescents. Chapter 15. Surgical treatment of pediatric intracranial hypertension
    P David Adelson
    University of Pittsburgh Children s Hospital, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 4:S56-9. 2003
  57. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the acute medical management of severe traumatic brain injury in infants, children, and adolescents. Chapter 9. Use of sedation and neuromuscular blockade in the treatment of severe pediatric traumatic brain injury
    P David Adelson
    University of Pittsburgh Children s Hospital, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 4:S34-7. 2003
  58. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the acute medical management of severe traumatic brain injury in infants, children, and adolescents. Chapter 16. The use of corticosteroids in the treatment of severe pediatric traumatic brain injury
    P David Adelson
    University of Pittsburgh Children s Hospital, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 4:S60-4. 2003
  59. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the acute medical management of severe traumatic brain injury in infants, children, and adolescents. Chapter 8. Cerebral perfusion pressure
    P David Adelson
    University of Pittsburgh Children s Hospital, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 4:S31-3. 2003
  60. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the acute medical management of severe traumatic brain injury in infants, children, and adolescents. Chapter 14. The role of temperature control following severe pediatric traumatic brain injury
    P David Adelson
    University of Pittsburgh Children s Hospital, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 4:S53-5. 2003
  61. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the acute medical management of severe traumatic brain injury in infants, children, and adolescents. Chapter 7. Intracranial pressure monitoring technology
    P David Adelson
    University of Pittsburgh Children s Hospital, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 4:S28-30. 2003
  62. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the acute medical management of severe traumatic brain injury in infants, children, and adolescents. Chapter 6. Threshold for treatment of intracranial hypertension
    P David Adelson
    University of Pittsburgh Children s Hospital, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 4:S25-7. 2003
  63. ncbi request reprint Impact of a pediatric clinical pharmacist in the pediatric intensive care unit
    Marianne I Krupicka
    Department of Pharmacy, Doernbecher Children s Hospital and Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR, USA
    Crit Care Med 30:919-21. 2002
    ..The goals of the study were to determine the type and quantity of patient care interventions recommended by a clinical pharmacist and to specifically examine cost savings (or loss) that resulted from clinical pharmacist recommendations...
  64. ncbi request reprint Receipt of asthma subspecialty care by children in a managed care organization
    Michael Cabana
    Child Health Evaluation and Research CHEAR Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan Health Care System, Ann Arbor 48109 0456, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 2:456-61. 2002
    ..Although proper outpatient asthma management sometimes requires care from subspecialists, there is little information on factors affecting receipt of subspecialty care in a managed care setting...
  65. ncbi request reprint A national survey of pediatric critical care resources in the United States
    Folafoluwa O Odetola
    Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e382-6. 2005
    ..To characterize resources available for the care of critically ill and injured children in the United States...
  66. ncbi request reprint Ventilatory effects of morphine infusions in cyanotic versus acyanotic infants after thoracotomy
    Anne M Lynn
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Paediatr Anaesth 13:12-7. 2003
    ..The presence of cyanotic heart disease in infants receiving postoperative morphine infusions was studied for its potential effect on ventilatory effort...
  67. ncbi request reprint Packed red blood cell transfusions for critically ill pediatric patients: when and for what conditions?
    Susan L Bratton
    J Pediatr 142:95-7. 2003
  68. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the acute medical management of severe traumatic brain injury in infants, children, and adolescents. Chapter 1: Introduction
    P David Adelson
    University of Pittsburgh Children s Hospital, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 4:S2-4. 2003
  69. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the acute medical management of severe traumatic brain injury in infants, children, and adolescents. Chapter 2: Trauma systems, pediatric trauma centers, and the neurosurgeon
    P David Adelson
    University of Pittsburgh Children s Hospital, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 4:S5-8. 2003
  70. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the acute medical management of severe traumatic brain injury in infants, children, and adolescents. Chapter 3. Prehospital airway management
    P David Adelson
    University of Pittsburgh Children s Hospital, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 4:S9-11. 2003
  71. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the acute medical management of severe traumatic brain injury in infants, children, and adolescents. Chapter 4. Resuscitation of blood pressure and oxygenation and prehospital brain-specific therapies for the severe pediatric traumatic brai
    P David Adelson
    University of Pittsburgh Children s Hospital, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 4:S12-8. 2003
  72. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the acute medical management of severe traumatic brain injury in infants, children, and adolescents. Chapter 17. Critical pathway for the treatment of established intracranial hypertension in pediatric traumatic brain injury
    P David Adelson
    University of Pittsburgh Children s Hospital, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 4:S65-7. 2003
  73. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the acute medical management of severe traumatic brain injury in infants, children, and adolescents. Chapter 18. Nutritional support
    P David Adelson
    University of Pittsburgh Children s Hospital, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 4:S68-71. 2003
  74. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the management of severe traumatic brain injury. VIII. Intracranial pressure thresholds
    Susan L Bratton
    J Neurotrauma 24:S55-8. 2007
  75. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the management of severe traumatic brain injury. VII. Intracranial pressure monitoring technology
    Susan L Bratton
    J Neurotrauma 24:S45-54. 2007
  76. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the management of severe traumatic brain injury. IV. Infection prophylaxis
    Susan L Bratton
    J Neurotrauma 24:S26-31. 2007
  77. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the management of severe traumatic brain injury. III. Prophylactic hypothermia
    Susan L Bratton
    J Neurotrauma 24:S21-5. 2007
  78. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the management of severe traumatic brain injury. II. Hyperosmolar therapy
    Susan L Bratton
    J Neurotrauma 24:S14-20. 2007
  79. ncbi request reprint Variation in the use of mechanical ventilation for asthma: how big a gap?
    Susan L Bratton
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 8:186-7. 2007
  80. ncbi request reprint Donation after cardiac death in pediatric critical care
    Nikoleta S Kolovos
    Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 8:47-9. 2007
    ..To describe the unmet need for pediatric organs, the history of donation after cardiac death (DCD), implementation of DCD policies in children's hospitals, and the current U.S. experience with DCD in children...
  81. ncbi request reprint The relationship between the location of pediatric intensive care unit facilities and child death from trauma: a county-level ecologic study
    Folafoluwa O Odetola
    Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Pediatr 147:74-7. 2005
    ..To describe the relationship between the location of Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) facilities and county-level child death from trauma in the contiguous USA...
  82. ncbi request reprint Understanding of asthma management: Medicaid parents' perspectives
    Melissa Valerio
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Chest 129:594-601. 2006
    ..This article explores parental caregiver perspectives on barriers to asthma care in the Medicaid system...
  83. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the management of severe traumatic brain injury. I. Blood pressure and oxygenation
    Susan L Bratton
    J Neurotrauma 24:S7-13. 2007
  84. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the management of severe traumatic brain injury. XII. Nutrition
    Susan L Bratton
    J Neurotrauma 24:S77-82. 2007
  85. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the acute medical management of severe traumatic brain injury in infants, children, and adolescents. Chapter 19. The role of anti-seizure prophylaxis following severe pediatric traumatic brain injury
    P David Adelson
    University of Pittsburgh Children s Hospital, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 4:S72-5. 2003
  86. ncbi request reprint Outcome of pediatric patients treated with extracorporeal life support after cardiac surgery
    Nikoleta S Kolovos
    Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:1435-41; discussion 1441-2. 2003
    ..We previously described factors associated with death in this population. We now review our recent experience to reassess factors related to mortality...
  87. ncbi request reprint Association between outpatient follow-up and pediatric emergency department asthma visits
    Michael D Cabana
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan Health Care System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0456, USA
    J Asthma 40:741-9. 2003
    ..The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) guidelines recommend that patients receive a follow-up outpatient asthma visit after being discharged from an emergency department (ED) for asthma...
  88. ncbi request reprint Inspiratory work of breathing is not decreased by flow-triggered sensing during spontaneous breathing in children receiving mechanical ventilation: a preliminary report
    Ravi R Thiagarajan
    Department of Anesthesiology, Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 5:375-8. 2004
    ..To determine the effect of pressure-trigger (PT) and flow-trigger (FT) sensing on the work of breathing (WOB) during spontaneous, unsupported breathing in children receiving mechanical ventilation...
  89. ncbi request reprint Interactive Web sites for families and physicians of pediatric intensive care unit patients: a preliminary report
    Dana A V Braner
    Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Doernbecher Children s Hospital, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 5:434-9. 2004
    ..To describe our experience with a Web-based communications program for the patients, families, and referring physicians of patients admitted to our pediatric intensive care unit...
  90. doi request reprint Nurses' attitudes toward donation after cardiac death: implications for nurses' roles and moral distress
    Armand H Matheny Antommaria
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 9:339-40. 2008
  91. doi request reprint Novel trial designs for pediatric traumatic brain injury
    Susan L Bratton
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 9:114-6. 2008
  92. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the management of severe traumatic brain injury. XV. Steroids
    Susan L Bratton
    J Neurotrauma 24:S91-5. 2007
  93. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the management of severe traumatic brain injury. XIV. Hyperventilation
    Susan L Bratton
    J Neurotrauma 24:S87-90. 2007
  94. ncbi request reprint So hypotension is common: but what are the best treatment goals for kids with severe traumatic brain injury?
    Susan L Bratton
    Crit Care Med 33:2711-2. 2005