James Taylor

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Choriophobia: a 1-act play
    James A Taylor
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Box 354920, Seattle, WA 98195 4920, USA
    Pediatrics 130:342-6. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Homeopathic ear drops as an adjunct to standard therapy in children with acute otitis media
    James A Taylor
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Homeopathy 100:109-15. 2011
  3. doi request reprint The utility of alkaline phosphatase measurement as a screening test for rickets in breast-fed infants and toddlers: a study from the puget sound pediatric research network
    James A Taylor
    University of Washington School of Medicine and Seattle Children s Hospital, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 49:1103-10. 2010
  4. pmc Development of a symptom score for clinical studies to identify children with a documented viral upper respiratory tract infection
    James A Taylor
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Pediatr Res 68:252-7. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Use of supplemental vitamin d among infants breastfed for prolonged periods
    James A Taylor
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Pediatrics 125:105-11. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a physician peer educator in improving the quality of immunization services for young children in primary care practices
    James A Taylor
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Vaccine 26:4256-61. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Medication administration variances before and after implementation of computerized physician order entry in a neonatal intensive care unit
    James A Taylor
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Box 354920, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Pediatrics 121:123-8. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of an anonymous system to report medical errors in pediatric inpatients
    James A Taylor
    Developmental Center for Evaluation and Research in Pediatric Patient Safety, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Hosp Med 2:226-33. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Oral outpatient chemotherapy medication errors in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    James A Taylor
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington and Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Cancer 107:1400-6. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Parental attitudes toward varicella vaccination. The Puget Sound Pediatric Research Network
    J A Taylor
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle 98103 8652, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 154:302-6. 2000

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Choriophobia: a 1-act play
    James A Taylor
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Box 354920, Seattle, WA 98195 4920, USA
    Pediatrics 130:342-6. 2012
    ..We argue that this determination is ultimately value-based and therefore requires broader deliberation than that which frequently occurs among medical experts who develop medical guidelines...
  2. doi request reprint Homeopathic ear drops as an adjunct to standard therapy in children with acute otitis media
    James A Taylor
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Homeopathy 100:109-15. 2011
    ..To assess the effectiveness of a homeopathic ear drop for treatment of otalgia in children with acute otitis media (AOM)...
  3. doi request reprint The utility of alkaline phosphatase measurement as a screening test for rickets in breast-fed infants and toddlers: a study from the puget sound pediatric research network
    James A Taylor
    University of Washington School of Medicine and Seattle Children s Hospital, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 49:1103-10. 2010
    ..4%, and the positive predictive value (PPV) was 40.0%. These results suggest that AP levels may be a useful screening test for rickets in children who are breast-fed for prolonged periods without vitamin D supplementation...
  4. pmc Development of a symptom score for clinical studies to identify children with a documented viral upper respiratory tract infection
    James A Taylor
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Pediatr Res 68:252-7. 2010
    ..9%, and accuracy of 73.3%. Parental impression is only a moderately accurate predictor of viral URI in children. Our URI symptom score provided a more accurate method for identifying children with viral URIs for clinical studies...
  5. doi request reprint Use of supplemental vitamin d among infants breastfed for prolonged periods
    James A Taylor
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Pediatrics 125:105-11. 2010
    ..To determine the rate of vitamin D supplementation in predominantly breastfed children. To identify patient characteristics, parental beliefs, and practitioner policies associated with supplementation...
  6. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a physician peer educator in improving the quality of immunization services for young children in primary care practices
    James A Taylor
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Vaccine 26:4256-61. 2008
    ..To determine if the addition of a physician peer educator would lead to improved immunization quality when compared to the traditional education provided as part of a vaccines for children (VFC) site visit...
  7. doi request reprint Medication administration variances before and after implementation of computerized physician order entry in a neonatal intensive care unit
    James A Taylor
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Box 354920, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Pediatrics 121:123-8. 2008
    ..The goal was to determine whether implementation of a computerized physician order entry system was associated with a decrease in medication administration variances in a NICU...
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of an anonymous system to report medical errors in pediatric inpatients
    James A Taylor
    Developmental Center for Evaluation and Research in Pediatric Patient Safety, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Hosp Med 2:226-33. 2007
    ..To compare reports of medical errors in hospitalized children submitted using an electronic, anonymous reporting system with those submitted via traditional incident reports...
  9. ncbi request reprint Oral outpatient chemotherapy medication errors in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    James A Taylor
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington and Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Cancer 107:1400-6. 2006
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  10. ncbi request reprint Parental attitudes toward varicella vaccination. The Puget Sound Pediatric Research Network
    J A Taylor
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle 98103 8652, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 154:302-6. 2000
    ..To evaluate parental health beliefs regarding the varicella vaccine and to identify potential areas for interventions designed to increase immunization against varicella...
  11. ncbi request reprint Practitioner policies and beliefs and practice immunization rates: a study from Pediatric Research in Office Settings and the National Medical Association
    James A Taylor
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatrics 109:294-300. 2002
    ..To identify vaccination policies and beliefs associated with practice immunization rates (PIR) among office-based pediatricians...
  12. ncbi request reprint Association between parents' preferences and perceptions of barriers to vaccination and the immunization status of their children: a study from Pediatric Research in Office Settings and the National Medical Association
    James A Taylor
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatrics 110:1110-6. 2002
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  13. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of an educational intervention in modifying parental attitudes about antibiotic usage in children
    James A Taylor
    Department of Pediatrics, Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Pediatrics 111:e548-54. 2003
    ..To determine the effectiveness of educational materials in improving the attitudes of parents of young children about the judicious use of antibiotics...
  14. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of echinacea in treating upper respiratory tract infections in children: a randomized controlled trial
    James A Taylor
    Child Health Institute, University of Washington and Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, Wash 98915 4920, USA
    JAMA 290:2824-30. 2003
    ..Echinacea is a widely used herbal remedy for treatment of upper respiratory tract infections (URIs). However, there are few data on the efficacy and safety of echinacea in treating URIs in children...
  15. ncbi request reprint Use of incident reports by physicians and nurses to document medical errors in pediatric patients
    James A Taylor
    Developmental Center for Evaluation and Research in Pediatric Patient Safety, University of Washington and Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98915 4920, USA
    Pediatrics 114:729-35. 2004
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of asymptomatic incidental aneurysms: review of 4568 arteriograms
    H Richard Winn
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle 98104, USA
    J Neurosurg 96:43-9. 2002
    ..The prevalence of unruptured cerebral aneurysms is unknown, but is estimated to be as high as 5%. The goal of this study was to determine the prevalence of asymptomatic incidental aneurysms...
  17. ncbi request reprint Association between parental satisfaction and antibiotic prescription for children with cough and cold symptoms
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:774-7. 2005
    ..Providers' interest in satisfying parents may provide an impetus for unnecessary antibiotic use in children...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of a parental educational intervention in reducing antibiotic use in children: a randomized controlled trial
    James A Taylor
    Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:489-93. 2005
    ..To determine whether an educational intervention aimed at parents leads to fewer antibiotic prescriptions for their children...
  19. ncbi request reprint How should immunization rates be measured in the office setting? A study from PROS and NMA PedsNet
    Paul M Darden
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 47:252-60. 2008
    ..The consecutive method for measuring practice immunization rates could be a useful quality improvement tool as practices seek to improve immunization delivery and quality of care. It is inexpensive, simple, and easy to implement...
  20. ncbi request reprint Frequency and characteristics of pediatric and adolescent visits in naturopathic medical practice
    Wendy Weber
    School of Naturopathic Medicine, Bastyr University, 14500 Juanita Dr NE, Kenmore, WA 98028, USA
    Pediatrics 120:e142-6. 2007
    ..This work sought to identify naturopathic physicians in Washington State who frequently provide pediatric care and to describe the conditions treated and therapies recommended for children...
  21. ncbi request reprint Echinacea purpurea for prevention of upper respiratory tract infections in children
    Wendy Weber
    Naturopathic Medicine Department, Bastyr University, Kenmore, WA 98028 4966, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 11:1021-6. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether Echinacea purpurea given to children for the treatment of acute upper respiratory tract infection (URI) was effective in reducing the risk of subsequent URI...

Research Grants4

  1. A RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL OF ECHINACEA IN CHILDREN
    James Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2001
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  2. The Feasibility of Assessing the Prevalence of Rickets
    James Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In addition to assessing possible methodologies for the larger project, the preliminary study is designed to yield standalone results with important implications. ..
  3. Echinacea for Preventing Colds in Children
    James Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..For the proposed project it is anticipated that 660 patients will be enrolled over a 42-month study period. ..