F R Kaufman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Type 2 diabetes mellitus in children and youth: a new epidemic
    Francine Ratner Kaufman
    Department of Pediatrics, The Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, USA
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 15:737-44. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Type 2 diabetes in children and youth
    Francine Ratner Kaufman
    Department of Pediatrics, The Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, CA, USA
    Rev Endocr Metab Disord 4:33-42. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Intensive management of type 1 diabetes in young children
    Francine Ratner Kaufman
    Center for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California, Childrens Hospital, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
    Lancet 365:737-8. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Type 2 diabetes in children and youth
    Francine Ratner Kaufman
    Department of Pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 34:659-76, ix-x. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of the continuous glucose monitoring system: clinical decisions and glycemic control after its use in pediatric type 1 diabetic subjects
    F R Kaufman
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles and the Department of Pediatrics, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Diabetes Care 24:2030-4. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of insulin pump therapy at nighttime only for children 7-10 years of age with type 1 diabetes
    F R Kaufman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Southern California School of Medicine, USA
    Diabetes Care 23:579-82. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Use of a plastic insulin dosage guide to correct blood glucose levels out of the target range and for carbohydrate counting in subjects with type 1 diabetes
    F R Kaufman
    Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Department of Pediatrics, University of Southern California, School of Medicine, California, USA
    Diabetes Care 22:1252-7. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Insulin pump therapy in type 1 pediatric patients: now and into the year 2000
    F R Kaufman
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Childrens Hospital, Los Angeles, and Department of Pediatrics, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 15:338-52. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Regular monitoring of bone age is useful in children treated with growth hormone
    F R Kaufman
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Children s Hospital, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Pediatrics 104:1039-42. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Two adult galactosaemia females with normal ovarian function and identical GALT mutations (Q188R/R333G)
    W G Ng
    Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Department of Pediatrics, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90027, USA
    J Inherit Metab Dis 26:75-9. 2003

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Type 2 diabetes mellitus in children and youth: a new epidemic
    Francine Ratner Kaufman
    Department of Pediatrics, The Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, USA
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 15:737-44. 2002
    ..In most surveys, practitioners prescribe insulin or an oral agent, most often metformin. Specific treatment algorithms for pediatric patients with type 2 DM need to be rigorously investigated...
  2. ncbi request reprint Type 2 diabetes in children and youth
    Francine Ratner Kaufman
    Department of Pediatrics, The Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, CA, USA
    Rev Endocr Metab Disord 4:33-42. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Intensive management of type 1 diabetes in young children
    Francine Ratner Kaufman
    Center for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California, Childrens Hospital, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
    Lancet 365:737-8. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Type 2 diabetes in children and youth
    Francine Ratner Kaufman
    Department of Pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 34:659-76, ix-x. 2005
    ..As type 2 diabetes emerges as a worldwide public health problem, improved care for affected youth must be coupled with a focus on prevention...
  5. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of the continuous glucose monitoring system: clinical decisions and glycemic control after its use in pediatric type 1 diabetic subjects
    F R Kaufman
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles and the Department of Pediatrics, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Diabetes Care 24:2030-4. 2001
    ..To determine whether the continuous glucose monitoring system (CGMS) (MiniMed, Sylmar, CA) could be used to make clinical decisions and whether it has an impact on glycemia in pediatric type 1 diabetic subjects...
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of insulin pump therapy at nighttime only for children 7-10 years of age with type 1 diabetes
    F R Kaufman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Southern California School of Medicine, USA
    Diabetes Care 23:579-82. 2000
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if insulin pump therapy at nighttime only, when children are at home, could improve fasting and nighttime blood glucose levels without adverse effects...
  7. ncbi request reprint Use of a plastic insulin dosage guide to correct blood glucose levels out of the target range and for carbohydrate counting in subjects with type 1 diabetes
    F R Kaufman
    Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Department of Pediatrics, University of Southern California, School of Medicine, California, USA
    Diabetes Care 22:1252-7. 1999
    ..To improve glycemic control, a hand-held plastic Insulin Dosage Guide was developed to correct blood glucose levels outside of the target range...
  8. ncbi request reprint Insulin pump therapy in type 1 pediatric patients: now and into the year 2000
    F R Kaufman
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Childrens Hospital, Los Angeles, and Department of Pediatrics, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 15:338-52. 1999
    ..With the development of continuous glucose sensors and implantable pumps, the next century will see pump therapy lead to the artificial pancreas...
  9. ncbi request reprint Regular monitoring of bone age is useful in children treated with growth hormone
    F R Kaufman
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Children s Hospital, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Pediatrics 104:1039-42. 1999
    ..Subjects with BA monitoring do slightly better than do those whose skeletal maturation is not measured. BA assessment should be considered part of the follow-up of patients treated with growth hormone therapy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Two adult galactosaemia females with normal ovarian function and identical GALT mutations (Q188R/R333G)
    W G Ng
    Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Department of Pediatrics, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90027, USA
    J Inherit Metab Dis 26:75-9. 2003
    ..Clinical history has been followed for 40 years. Biochemical finding in one patient are consistent with the presence of small amounts of galactose-1-phosphate uridyltransferase (GALT) activity, which differs from classical galactosaemia...
  11. ncbi request reprint Resumption of growth after methionyl-free human growth hormone therapy in a patient with neutralizing antibodies to methionyl human growth hormone
    Pisit Pitukcheewanont
    Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Department of Pediatrics, The Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, USA
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 15:653-7. 2002
    ..2 cm/year). This report illustrates that evaluation of growth failure during GH therapy should include measurement of anti-GH antibodies so that an appropriate alteration of GH therapy can be made if indicated...
  12. ncbi request reprint Association between diabetes control and visits to a multidisciplinary pediatric diabetes clinic
    F R Kaufman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Southern California School of Medicine and the Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Pediatrics 103:948-51. 1999
    ..To determine if there is a relationship between diabetes outcome as measured by HbA1C and the number of multidisciplinary clinic visits per year in children and youth with diabetes...
  13. ncbi request reprint Deficit of uridine diphosphate galactose in galactosaemia
    W G Ng
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles
    J Inherit Metab Dis 12:257-66. 1989
    ..We suggest that uridine administration may be of therapeutic value in raising the intracellular concentrations of UDPGal. We conclude that the transferase reaction, however small in activity, is essential for optimal UDPGal formation...
  14. ncbi request reprint Type 1 diabetes mellitus
    Francine Ratner Kaufman
    The Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
    Pediatr Rev 24:291-300. 2003
  15. ncbi request reprint Nocturnal hypoglycemia detected with the Continuous Glucose Monitoring System in pediatric patients with type 1 diabetes
    Francine Ratner Kaufman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Pediatr 141:625-30. 2002
    ..To use the Continuous Glucose Monitoring System (CGMS, MiniMed, Sylmar, Calif) to determine if bedtime blood glucose levels were associated with the occurrence of nocturnal hypoglycemia...
  16. doi request reprint Metabolic complications of childhood obesity: identifying and mitigating the risk
    Ram Weiss
    Department of Human Nutrition and Metabolism, Diabetes Center, Hadassah Hebrew University School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Diabetes Care 31:S310-6. 2008
    ..Early diagnosis may help allocate resources for intensive interventions that may benefit individuals at greatest risk for early obesity-related morbidity...