Affiliation: Wayne State University
- The use of hepatocyte extraction fraction to evaluate neonatal cholestasisV Tolia
Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, USA
Clin Nucl Med 24:655-9. 1999....
- Do children with gastroesophageal reflux become adults with gastroesophageal reflux? What is the role of Acid suppression in children?John T Boyle
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 37:S65-8. 2003
- Flavor and taste of lansoprazole strawberry-flavored delayed-release oral suspension preferred over ranitidine peppermint-flavored oral syrup: in children aged between 5-11 yearsVasundhara Tolia
Children s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit 48201, USA
Paediatr Drugs 6:127-31. 2004..To compare the flavor and taste preference of two acid-inhibitory therapies in healthy children aged between 5-11 years...
- Diagnostic interpretation of extended pH monitoring: is there a single best method?Vasundhara Tolia
Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
Dig Dis Sci 50:94-9. 2005....
- Ethnicity and gender related differences in extended intraesophageal pH monitoring parameters in infants: a retrospective studyDena Nazer
Carman and Ann Adams Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Michigan, 3901 Beaubien Street, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
BMC Pediatr 5:24. 2005..It also has been shown in adults to be more common in Caucasians. We wanted to determine ethnicity and gender related differences for extended pH monitoring parameters in infancy...
- Detection of Helicobacter ganmani-like 16S rDNA in pediatric liver tissueVasundhara Tolia
Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Michigan, 3901 Beaubien Blvd, Detroit, MI, 48201 USA
Helicobacter 9:460-8. 2004..To determine the presence of Helicobacter species in the liver biopsy specimens from children with various chronic liver diseases as data in adult literature suggests a possible role of these bacteria in their pathogenesis...
- Efficacy of lansoprazole in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease in childrenVasundhara Tolia
Children s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 35:S308-18. 2002..In addition, the efficacy in healing of erosive esophagitis (EE) was determined in those children with EE who were enrolled in the study...
- Safety of lansoprazole in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease in childrenVasundhara Tolia
Children s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 35:S300-7. 2002..To evaluate the safety of lansoprazole in children between 1 and 11 years of age...
- Induction of gastric ornithine decarboxylase in early weaning ratsC H Lin
Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University and Children s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, Mich, USA
Digestion 63:214-9. 2001..Early weaning has been shown to induce intestinal ornithine decarboxylase (ODC) activities and cell proliferation in rats. No information is available about the effect of early weaning on ODC activity in the stomach...
- Expression of intestinal ornithine decarboxylase during postnatal development in neonatal ratsChuan Hao Lin
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Wayne State University and Children s Hospital of Michigan, 3901 Beaubien Blvd, Detroit 48201, USA
Biochim Biophys Acta 1589:298-304. 2002..A better understanding of the regulation of polyamine biosynthesis during postnatal development of the small intestine will provide insights contributing to the maturation of the small intestine...
- Absence of bacteremia after gastrointestinal procedures in childrenM El-Baba
Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 44:378-81. 1996..We conducted a prospective study to determine the frequency of bacteremia after common endoscopic procedures in children...
- Long-term proton pump inhibitor use in children: a retrospective review of safetyV Tolia
Division of Gastroenterology, Children s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
Dig Dis Sci 53:385-93. 2008..Long-term PPI therapy appears to be effective, safe and well tolerated in children despite some biochemical, endoscopic, and histologic changes...
- Multicenter, randomized, double-blind study comparing 10, 20 and 40 mg pantoprazole in children (5-11 years) with symptomatic gastroesophageal reflux diseaseVasundhara Tolia
Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Children's Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, MI, USA
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 42:384-91. 2006..CONCLUSIONS: Pantoprazole (20 and 40 mg) is effective in reducing endoscopically proven GERD symptoms in children. Both 20 and 40 mg pantoprazole significantly reduced symptoms as early as 1 week...
- Systematic review: the extra-oesophageal symptoms of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease in childrenV Tolia
Department of Pediatrics, Providence Hospital, Southfield, MI 48075, USA
Aliment Pharmacol Ther 29:258-72. 2009..Extra-oesophageal symptoms are thought to be common, atypical symptoms of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GERD) in children...
- Comparative phenotypic and CARD15 mutational analysis among African American, Hispanic, and White children with Crohn's diseaseSubra Kugathasan
Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
Inflamm Bowel Dis 11:631-8. 2005..The first identified CD susceptibility gene, CARD15, seems to be present in up to 40% of white children with CD. However, the frequency of this gene among patients with CD of other racial/ethnic groups in the United States is not known...
- A prospective study comparing oral sodium phosphate solution to a bowel cleansing preparation with nutrition food package in childrenMohammad F El-Baba
Department of Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, MI, USA
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 42:174-7. 2006....
- Esomeprazole for the treatment of erosive esophagitis in children: an international, multicenter, randomized, parallel-group, double-blind (for dose) studyVasundhara Tolia
Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
BMC Pediatr 10:41. 2010..We evaluated endoscopic healing of erosive esophagitis with esomeprazole in young children with gastroesophageal reflux disease and described esophageal histology...
- Biliary dyskinesia in childrenHossam S Al-Homaidhi
Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Children's Hospital of Michigan, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 3901 Beaubien St, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
Pediatr Surg Int 18:357-60. 2002..8). Cholecystectom should be considered in children with chronic upper-abdominal pain and delayed EF on CCK-HIDA scintigraphy. Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is the procedure of choice in these patients...
- Gastroesophageal reflux disease: review of presenting symptoms, evaluation, management, and outcome in infantsVasundhara Tolia
Department of Pediatrics, Children' s Hospital of Michigan, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
Dig Dis Sci 48:1723-9. 2003..Day-to-day variability of the spectrum of GERD may contribute towards normal results of EPM in some infants who need pharmacotherapy...
- Propofol compared with general anesthesia for pediatric GI endoscopy: is propofol better?Rajiv Kaddu
Division of Gastroenterology, Childrens Hospital of Michigan Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 55:27-32. 2002..The objective of this study was to compare the efficacy and safety of propofol and general anesthesia in children undergoing elective GI endoscopy...
- Analysis of the vacA, cagA, cagE, iceA, and babA2 genes in Helicobacter pylori from sixty-one pediatric patients from the Midwestern United StatesRaymond P Podzorski
DMC University Laboratories, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 540 E Canfield, Detroit, MI 48210, USA
Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 46:83-8. 2003..pylori, while 84% were iceA2 positive. The presence of the babA2 gene has been proposed to be associated with a higher risk of H. pylori related diseases, however, we found that only 36% of our H. pylori contained this gene...
- Inlet patch: heterotopic gastric mucosa--another contributor to supraesophageal symptoms?Suhasini Macha
Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Michigan, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201 2196, USA
J Pediatr 147:379-82. 2005..To determine prospectively the incidence of an inlet patch (IP) in children requiring esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) and assess the prevalence of presenting symptoms between children with and without an IP...
- Safety and symptom improvement with esomeprazole in adolescents with gastroesophageal reflux diseaseBenjamin D Gold
Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emory University School of Medicine, 2015 Uppergate Dr, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 45:520-9. 2007..A secondary aim was to assess changes in GERD symptoms after esomeprazole therapy...
- Gastroesophageal reflux and supraesophageal complications: really true or ballyhoo?Vasundhara Tolia
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 34:269-73. 2002
- Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of lansoprazole in children with gastroesophageal reflux diseaseDavid Gremse
Division of Pediatric GI/Nutrition, University of South Alabama, Mobile, Alabama 36604-3273, USA
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 35:S319-26. 2002..Lansoprazole significantly increased the mean 24-hour intragastric pH and the percentages of time intragastric pH was above 3 and 4 when children were dosed with either 15 or 30 mg according to body weight...
- Efficacy and safety of lansoprazole in adolescents with symptomatic erosive and non-erosive gastroesophageal reflux diseaseStephen Fiedorek
The Pediatric Clinic, P A, North Little Rock, AR 72117, USA
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 40:319-27. 2005..To assess the efficacy and safety of lansoprazole in the treatment of adolescents with symptomatic, endoscopically proven, non-erosive gastroesophageal reflux disease and erosive esophagitis...
- Developmental pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of nizatidineSusan M Abdel-Rahman
Children's Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri, 64108, USA
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 38:442-51. 2004..CONCLUSIONS: The biodisposition of nizatidine in children and adults is similar; however, response after a comparable weight-based dose is equal and potentially greater in children...
- Gastroesophageal reflux disease and dental erosion in childrenAhmed Dahshan
Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Oklahoma University College of Medicine, Tulsa 74129, USA
J Pediatr 140:474-8. 2002..Dental erosions were identified in 20; all had GERD. Erosion patterns showed more involvement of the posterior teeth. Many affected patients had primary dentition...
- Age-specific questionnaires distinguish GERD symptom frequency and severity in infants and young children: development and initial validationLinda Deal
Wyeth Research, Collegeville, Pennsylvania 19426 3930, USA
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 41:178-85. 2005..Both groups with GERD were more likely to experience greater severity of symptoms. We found the GERD Symptom Questionnaire useful in distinguishing infants and young children with symptomatic GERD from healthy children...
- Safety and tolerability of esomeprazole in children with gastroesophageal reflux diseaseMark A Gilger
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 46:524-33. 2008..To evaluate safety, tolerability, and symptom improvement with once-daily esomeprazole in children with endoscopically proven gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)...