pediatrics

Summary

Summary: A medical specialty concerned with maintaining health and providing medical care to children from birth to adolescence.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi PedsQL 4.0: reliability and validity of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory version 4.0 generic core scales in healthy and patient populations
    J W Varni
    Center for Child Health Outcomes, Children s Hospital and Health Center, San Diego, California, USA
    Med Care 39:800-12. 2001
  2. ncbi International pediatric sepsis consensus conference: definitions for sepsis and organ dysfunction in pediatrics
    Brahm Goldstein
    FCCM Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 6:2-8. 2005
  3. ncbi The PedsQL 4.0 as a pediatric population health measure: feasibility, reliability, and validity
    James W Varni
    Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, College of Architecture and the Department of Pediatrics, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 3:329-41. 2003
  4. pmc The human microbiome and its potential importance to pediatrics
    Coreen L Johnson
    Department of Pathology and Immunology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Pediatrics 129:950-60. 2012
  5. pmc PROMIS Pediatric Pain Interference Scale: an item response theory analysis of the pediatric pain item bank
    James W Varni
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, College of Architecture, Texas A and M University, 3137 TAMU, College Station, Texas 77843 3137, USA
    J Pain 11:1109-19. 2010
  6. ncbi Pediatricians' role in caring for preschool children in Taiwan under the national health insurance program
    Ming Chih Lin
    Institute of Preventive Medicine, National Taiwan University, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, and Department of Pediatrics, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 108:849-55. 2009
  7. ncbi The PedsQL 4.0 Generic Core Scales: sensitivity, responsiveness, and impact on clinical decision-making
    James W Varni
    Center for Child Health Outcomes, Children s Hospital and Health Center, Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, USA
    J Behav Med 25:175-93. 2002
  8. pmc How young can children reliably and validly self-report their health-related quality of life?: an analysis of 8,591 children across age subgroups with the PedsQL 4.0 Generic Core Scales
    James W Varni
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, College of Architecture, Texas A and M University, 3137 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 3137, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 5:1. 2007
  9. ncbi Developmental pharmacology--drug disposition, action, and therapy in infants and children
    Gregory L Kearns
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Missouri at Kansas City, Kansas City, MO, USA
    N Engl J Med 349:1157-67. 2003
  10. pmc Factors influencing agreement between child self-report and parent proxy-reports on the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory 4.0 (PedsQL) generic core scales
    Joanne Cremeens
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 4:58. 2006

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Publications297 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi PedsQL 4.0: reliability and validity of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory version 4.0 generic core scales in healthy and patient populations
    J W Varni
    Center for Child Health Outcomes, Children s Hospital and Health Center, San Diego, California, USA
    Med Care 39:800-12. 2001
    ..The PedsQL 4.0 Generic Core Scales consist of 23 items applicable for healthy school and community populations, as well as pediatric populations with acute and chronic health conditions...
  2. ncbi International pediatric sepsis consensus conference: definitions for sepsis and organ dysfunction in pediatrics
    Brahm Goldstein
    FCCM Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 6:2-8. 2005
    ....
  3. ncbi The PedsQL 4.0 as a pediatric population health measure: feasibility, reliability, and validity
    James W Varni
    Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, College of Architecture and the Department of Pediatrics, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 3:329-41. 2003
    ....
  4. pmc The human microbiome and its potential importance to pediatrics
    Coreen L Johnson
    Department of Pathology and Immunology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Pediatrics 129:950-60. 2012
    ..This review also seeks to elucidate the development of, and factors that could lead to changes in, the composition and function of the human microbiome...
  5. pmc PROMIS Pediatric Pain Interference Scale: an item response theory analysis of the pediatric pain item bank
    James W Varni
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, College of Architecture, Texas A and M University, 3137 TAMU, College Station, Texas 77843 3137, USA
    J Pain 11:1109-19. 2010
    ..A simulated CAT was computed that provides the most information at 5 possible score locations (30, 40, 50, 60, and 70 on the T-score metric)...
  6. ncbi Pediatricians' role in caring for preschool children in Taiwan under the national health insurance program
    Ming Chih Lin
    Institute of Preventive Medicine, National Taiwan University, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, and Department of Pediatrics, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 108:849-55. 2009
    ..We also analyzed how the density of specialists induces demand by using the NHI database...
  7. ncbi The PedsQL 4.0 Generic Core Scales: sensitivity, responsiveness, and impact on clinical decision-making
    James W Varni
    Center for Child Health Outcomes, Children s Hospital and Health Center, Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, USA
    J Behav Med 25:175-93. 2002
    ..In the pediatric rheumatology clinic setting, the PedsQL demonstrated an impact on clinical decision-making, resulting in subsequent increases in HRQOL...
  8. pmc How young can children reliably and validly self-report their health-related quality of life?: an analysis of 8,591 children across age subgroups with the PedsQL 4.0 Generic Core Scales
    James W Varni
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, College of Architecture, Texas A and M University, 3137 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 3137, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 5:1. 2007
    ..Data from the PedsQL DatabaseSM were utilized to test the hypothesis that children as young as 5 years of age can reliably and validly report their HRQOL...
  9. ncbi Developmental pharmacology--drug disposition, action, and therapy in infants and children
    Gregory L Kearns
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Missouri at Kansas City, Kansas City, MO, USA
    N Engl J Med 349:1157-67. 2003
  10. pmc Factors influencing agreement between child self-report and parent proxy-reports on the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory 4.0 (PedsQL) generic core scales
    Joanne Cremeens
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 4:58. 2006
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  11. pmc Development of six PROMIS pediatrics proxy-report item banks
    Debra E Irwin
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:22. 2012
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  12. ncbi A proposed model curriculum in global child health for pediatric residents
    Parminder S Suchdev
    Department of Pediatrics, Emory University, 1405 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA30322, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:229-37. 2012
    ..We aimed to highlight critical components of well-established GH tracks and develop a model curriculum in GH for pediatric residency programs...
  13. ncbi Integration strategies for using virtual patients in clinical clerkships
    Norman Berman
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Acad Med 84:942-9. 2009
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  14. ncbi Complementary and alternative medicine use in children with cancer and general and specialty pediatrics
    Janice Post-White
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55403, USA postw001 umn edu
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 26:7-15. 2009
    ..reasons, and factors influencing use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) in general and specialty pediatrics within the same geographic area. Of the 281 surveys completed, CAM use was higher in children with epilepsy (61...
  15. pmc Health related quality of life of Iranian children with type 1 diabetes: reliability and validity of the Persian version of the PedsQL™ Generic Core Scales and Diabetes Module
    Peyman Jafari
    Department of Biostatistics, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 9:104. 2011
    ..0 Generic Core Scales and the PedsQL™ 3.0 Diabetes Module...
  16. ncbi Evaluating health-related quality-of-life studies in paediatric populations: some conceptual, methodological and developmental considerations and recent applications
    Mirella De Civita
    Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Province of Quebec, Canada
    Pharmacoeconomics 23:659-85. 2005
    ..In addition, many of the concerns in the development of HR-QOL instruments should also be applied to the utility scales such that they reflect adequately children's preferences for health states...
  17. pmc Health-related quality of life measurement in pediatric clinical practice: an appraisal and precept for future research and application
    James W Varni
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, Texas A and M University, 3137 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 3137, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:34. 2005
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  18. ncbi Adoption of body mass index guidelines for screening and counseling in pediatric practice
    Jonathan D Klein
    American Academy of Pediatrics, 141 Northwest Point Blvd, Elk Grove Village, IL 60006, USA
    Pediatrics 125:265-72. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine pediatrician implementation of BMI and provider interventions for childhood overweight prevention and treatment...
  19. ncbi Challenges to pediatric HIV care and treatment in South Africa
    Tammy Meyers
    Harriet Shezi Children s Clinic, Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital, Johannesburg, South Africa
    J Infect Dis 196:S474-81. 2007
    ..This article delineates the challenges to pediatric HIV care in South Africa and provides some practical recommendations to improve it...
  20. ncbi [Sociodemographic characteristics in the German Health Interview and Examination Survey for Children and Adolescents (KiGGS) - operationalisation and public health significance, taking as an example the assessment of general state of health]
    M Lange
    Robert Koch Institut, Berlin, BRD
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 50:578-89. 2007
    ..Furthermore, we illustrate the public health relevance of the observed group differences using the example of an important health indicator: parents' evaluation of their children's general state of health...
  21. pmc Incidental findings in pediatric research
    Benjamin S Wilfond
    Treuman Katz Center for Pediatric Bioethics at Seattle Children s Hospital, WA, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 36:332-40, 213. 2008
    ..The approach to incidental findings without clear and proximate benefit is challenging. Researchers should plan more limited disclosure of such incidental findings for pediatric participants than for adult participants...
  22. pmc The PedsQL Family Impact Module: preliminary reliability and validity
    James W Varni
    Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, College of Architecture, Texas A and M University, 3137 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 3137, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:55. 2004
    ..The PedsQL Family Impact Module measures parent self-reported physical, emotional, social, and cognitive functioning, communication, and worry. The Module also measures parent-reported family daily activities and family relationships...
  23. ncbi The PedsQL in pediatric cancer: reliability and validity of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory Generic Core Scales, Multidimensional Fatigue Scale, and Cancer Module
    James W Varni
    Center for Child Health Outcomes, Children s Hospital and Health Center, 3020 Children s Way, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    Cancer 94:2090-106. 2002
    ..The PedsQL Multidimensional Fatigue Scale was designed to measure fatigue in pediatric patients. The PedsQL 3.0 Cancer Module was designed to measure pediatric cancer specific HRQOL...
  24. ncbi A national survey of the acceptability of quitlines to help parents quit smoking
    Jonathan P Winickoff
    MGH Center for Child and Adolescent Health Policy, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e695-700. 2006
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  25. ncbi Comparing different patterns for managing febrile children in the ED between emergency and pediatric physicians: impact on patient outcome
    Vei Ken Seow
    Emergency Department, Shin Kong Wu Ho Su Memorial Hospital, Taipei 111, Taiwan
    Am J Emerg Med 25:1004-8. 2007
    ..Their impact on patient outcomes was also discussed...
  26. ncbi Childhood vaccine risk/benefit communication in private practice office settings: a national survey
    T C Davis
    Departments of Pediatrics and Internal Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Louisiana 71130, USA
    Pediatrics 107:E17. 2001
    ..Communication about childhood vaccine risks and benefits has been legally required in pediatric health care for over a decade. However, little is known about the actual practice of vaccine risk/benefit communication...
  27. ncbi Peer assessment of pediatric surgeons for potential risks of radiation exposure from computed tomography scans
    Henry E Rice
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 42:1157-64. 2007
    ..Radiology literature reports potential cancer risk from radiation exposure from computed tomography (CT). We hypothesized that pediatric surgeons' knowledge of potential risks of radiation exposure from CT scan is limited...
  28. ncbi Overview of the content of health supervision for young children: reports from parents and pediatricians
    Lynn M Olson
    Department of Practice and Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1907-16. 2004
    ..To describe the content of anticipatory guidance provided to parents of infants and toddlers and to identify primary areas of unmet need as reported by both parents and pediatricians...
  29. ncbi Professionalism in pediatrics
    Mary E Fallat
    Pediatrics 120:e1123-33. 2007
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  30. ncbi Age terminology during the perinatal period
    William A Engle
    Pediatrics 114:1362-4. 2004
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  31. ncbi State-of-the-art interventions for office-based parental tobacco control
    Jonathan P Winickoff
    General Pediatrics Division, MGH Center for Child and Adolescent Health Policy, MassGeneral Hospital for Children, and Tobacco Research and Treatment Center, 50 Staniford St, Suite 901, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Pediatrics 115:750-60. 2005
    ..Ongoing research will help determine how best to implement parental smoking-cessation strategies more widely in a variety of child health care settings...
  32. pmc Clinical effort against secondhand smoke exposure: development of framework and intervention
    Jonathan P Winickoff
    Center for Child and Adolescent Health Policy, 50 Staniford St, Suite 901, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e363-75. 2008
    ..The purpose of this work was to describe a novel process and present results of formative research to develop a pediatric office intervention that uses available systems of care for addressing parental smoking...
  33. ncbi Quality indicators for high acuity pediatric conditions
    Antonia S Stang
    MDCM, MBA, MSc, Alberta Children s Hospital, 2888 Shaganappi Trail, Calgary AB, T3B 6A8
    Pediatrics 132:752-62. 2013
    ..We used a systematic process involving multiple stakeholders to identify and develop evidence-based quality indicators for high acuity pediatric conditions relevant to any emergency department (ED) setting where children are seen...
  34. pmc Measuring health-related quality of life in Hungarian children with heart disease: psychometric properties of the Hungarian version of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory 4.0 Generic Core Scales and the Cardiac Module
    Andrea Berkes
    University of Debrecen Medical and Health Science Center, Department of Pediatrics, Nagyerdei krt, 98, Debrecen 4032, Hungary
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:14. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the psychometric properties of the Hungarian version of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory (PedsQL) Generic Core Scales and Cardiac Module...
  35. ncbi From neurons to neighborhoods: old and new challenges for developmental and behavioral pediatrics
    Jack P Shonkoff
    The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts 02254, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 24:70-6. 2003
    ..This article examines the report through the lens of developmental and behavioral pediatrics and highlights both exciting opportunities and sobering challenges.
  36. pmc Sampling plan and patient characteristics of the PROMIS pediatrics large-scale survey
    Debra E Irwin
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7294, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Qual Life Res 19:585-94. 2010
    ..This paper describes a large-scale administration of the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) pediatric items to evaluate measurement characteristics...
  37. pmc Peer role-play and standardised patients in communication training: a comparative study on the student perspective on acceptability, realism, and perceived effect
    Hans M Bosse
    Clinic I General Paediatrics, Centre of Child and Adolescent Medicine, Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Med Educ 10:27. 2010
    ..To assess the student perspective on acceptability, realism, and perceived effect of communication training with peer role play (RP) and standardised patients (SP)...
  38. ncbi ImproveCareNow: The development of a pediatric inflammatory bowel disease improvement network
    Wallace Crandall
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio 43205, USA
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 17:450-7. 2011
    ..There is significant variation in diagnostic testing and treatment for inflammatory bowel disease. Quality improvement science methods can help address unwarranted variations in care and outcomes...
  39. ncbi Development of a competency-based curriculum in global child health
    Cynthia R Howard
    Pediatric Global Health Education Program, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414, USA
    Acad Med 86:521-8. 2011
    ..A collaborative group including members from the University of Minnesota (UMN) Department of Pediatrics, the UMN College of Education and Human Development, and the Makerere University Department of Paediatrics and ..
  40. pmc Conceptualizing the role of research literacy in advancing societal health
    Janet L Brody
    Oregon Research Institute, Center for Family and Adolescent Research, USA
    J Health Psychol 17:724-30. 2012
    ..The proposed research literacy model identifies methods to enhance population knowledge and appreciation of research, strengthening links between scientific advancement and health...
  41. ncbi Antibiotic prescribing in ambulatory pediatrics in the United States
    Adam L Hersh
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    Pediatrics 128:1053-61. 2011
    ..Broad-spectrum antibiotic use is increasing, which adds unnecessary cost and promotes the development of antibiotic resistance...
  42. pmc Low early ototoxicity rates for pediatric medulloblastoma patients treated with proton radiotherapy
    Benjamin J Moeller
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Radiat Oncol 6:58. 2011
    ..Compared to photons, proton radiotherapy reduces radiation dose to the cochlea for these patients. Here we examine whether this dosimetric advantage leads to a clinical benefit in audiometric outcomes...
  43. pmc An item response analysis of the pediatric PROMIS anxiety and depressive symptoms scales
    Debra E Irwin
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Qual Life Res 19:595-607. 2010
    ..The PROMIS pediatrics (aged 8-17) project focuses on the development of item banks across several health domains (physical function, ..
  44. pmc Effect of communication style and physician-family relationships on satisfaction with pediatric chronic disease care
    Matthew P Swedlund
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, 1100 Delaplaine Court, Madison, WI 53715, USA
    Health Commun 27:498-505. 2012
    ..05), comfort asking questions (p < 0.001), and trust (p < 0.01). This shows that both the communication style and the quality of the ongoing relationship contribute to pediatric chronic disease visit satisfaction...
  45. ncbi Global health training in pediatric residency: a qualitative analysis of faculty director insights
    Monica Eneriz-Wiemer
    Division of General Pediatrics, Stanford School of Medicine, 770 Welch Rd, Suite100, Palo Alto, CA 94304 1507, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:238-44. 2012
    ..Residency programs are responding by establishing formal GH programs. We sought to define key insights in GH education from pediatric residency programs with formal GH tracks...
  46. ncbi The London Position Statement of the World Congress of Gastroenterology on Biological Therapy for IBD with the European Crohn's and Colitis Organisation: pregnancy and pediatrics
    Uma Mahadevan
    Department of Gastroenterology, UCSF Center for Colitis and Crohn s Disease, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 106:214-23; quiz 224. 2011
    ..Inactivated vaccines may be safely administered to children with IBD, even when immunocompromised...
  47. ncbi Influence of health providers on pediatrics' immunization rate
    Omer Q B Al-Lela
    School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800 Penang, Malaysia
    J Trop Pediatr 58:441-5. 2012
    ..The study found significant association of immunization rate with provider's type. Two factors were found that strongly impacted on immunization rate in the presence of other factors: birthplace and immunization providers' type...
  48. pmc Therapeutic approach to bronchiolitis: why pediatricians continue to overprescribe drugs?
    Daniele De Brasi
    Pediatric Unit, AORN A Cardarelli, Naples, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 36:67. 2010
    ..Bronchiolitis guidelines suggest that neither bronchodilators nor corticosteroids, antiviral and antibacterial agents should be routinely used. Although recommendations, many clinicians persistently prescribe drugs for bronchiolitis...
  49. ncbi Antivirals for influenza: strategies for use in pediatrics
    Steven M Smith
    Department of Pharmacotherapy and Translational Research, College of Pharmacy, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Paediatr Drugs 12:285-99. 2010
    ..Additional concerns with neuraminidase inhibitor use in pediatrics center around emerging reports, primarily from Japan, that have temporally linked oseltamivir to significant ..
  50. ncbi Metabolic syndrome in pediatrics: old concepts revised, new concepts discussed
    Ebe D'Adamo
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, PO Box 208064, New Haven, CT 6520, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 58:1241-55, xi. 2011
    The worldwide epidemic of childhood obesity in the last decades is responsible for the occurrence in pediatrics of disorders once mainly found in adults, such as the metabolic syndrome...
  51. ncbi Symptomatic management of fever by Swiss board-certified pediatricians: results from a cross-sectional, Web-based survey
    Sebastiano A G Lava
    Department of Pediatrics, Bellinzona and Mendrisio, and University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Clin Ther 34:250-6. 2012
    ..Symptomatic management is often all that is recommended in children with fever. To date, only 2 nationwide surveys of pediatricians regarding their attitudes toward fever have been published...
  52. ncbi Hypothalamic-pituitary lesions in pediatric patients: endocrine symptoms often precede neuro-ophthalmic presenting symptoms
    Melissa Taylor
    Université Paris Descartes and Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris, Hopital Bicetre, Unité d Endocrinologie Pédiatrique, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    J Pediatr 161:855-63. 2012
    ..To evaluate whether analyses of clinical and endocrine presenting symptoms could help to shorten the time to diagnosis of hypothalamic-pituitary lesions in children...
  53. ncbi Monoclonal antibodies in pediatrics: use in prevention and treatment
    M A Martin-Mateos
    Section of Immunology and Allergy, Service of Pediatrics, Sant Joan de Déu Hospital Clinic Hospital, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Allergol Immunopathol (Madr) 35:145-50. 2007
    ..As to the MAbs used for the prevention of RSV infection, mention is made of anti-epitope A of the F protein of the virus...
  54. ncbi Pediatrics: diagnosis of neuroblastoma
    Susan E Sharp
    Department of Radiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Semin Nucl Med 41:345-53. 2011
    ..Fluorodeoxyglucose positron-emission tomography has recently been compared with mIBG and found to be most useful in neuroblastomas which fail to or weakly accumulate mIBG...
  55. pmc Readability of the written study information in pediatric research in France
    Véronique Ménoni
    Unité de Recherche Clinique Paris Centre, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 6:e18484. 2011
    ..The aim was to evaluate the readability of research information leaflets (RIL) for minors asked to participate in biomedical research studies and to assess the factors influencing this readability...
  56. ncbi Statistical literacy for readers of Pediatrics: a moving target
    Martha A Hellems
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Virginia, Box 800386, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0386, USA
    Pediatrics 119:1083-8. 2007
    ..An earlier study demonstrated that the statistical complexity of articles published in Pediatrics increased from 1952 to 1982...
  57. ncbi Ethics and professionalism in the pediatric curriculum: a survey of pediatric program directors
    Colleen Walsh Lang
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1143-51. 2009
    ..Pediatric residency program directors were surveyed to ascertain what they know about the content and process of their ethics and professionalism curricula...
  58. ncbi Children Attending Paediatricians Study: a national prospective audit of outpatient practice from the Australian Paediatric Research Network
    Harriet Hiscock
    Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Vic
    Med J Aust 194:392-7. 2011
    ..To audit general paediatric outpatient practice in Australia, including consultation characteristics and management patterns, diagnoses, factors associated with diagnoses, and billing practices...
  59. ncbi Differences in antibiotic prescribing in paediatric outpatients
    Antonio Clavenna
    Laboratory for Mother and Child Health, Department of Public Health, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Via La Masa 19, Milan, Italy
    Arch Dis Child 96:590-5. 2011
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  60. ncbi Antimicrobial stewardship programs in pediatrics
    Adam L Hersh
    University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 30:1211-7. 2009
    To describe the prevalence, characteristics, and barriers to implementation of antimicrobial stewardship programs (ASPs) in pediatrics.
  61. ncbi Quality of life in children with chronic kidney disease (with child and parent assessments)
    Necla Buyan
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Gazi University, School of Medicine, Besevler, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Nephrol 25:1487-96. 2010
    ..Additionally, psychosocial counseling is crucial not only for patients with CKD but also for their parents...
  62. ncbi Sleep disorders in children: a national assessment of primary care pediatrician practices and perceptions
    Firoza Faruqui
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Pediatrics 128:539-46. 2011
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  63. ncbi The successful integration of research and care: how pediatric oncology became the subspecialty in which research defines the standard of care
    Yoram Unguru
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, The Herman and Walter Samuelson Children s Hospital at Sinai, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 56:1019-25. 2011
    ..Finally, the seemingly tolerant regulatory oversight of human subjects research in the early years of childhood cancer research paradoxically helped link research with care, thus solidifying this bond for years to come...
  64. ncbi Prevalence of parental concerns about childhood vaccines: the experience of primary care physicians
    Allison Kempe
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Denver, USA
    Am J Prev Med 40:548-55. 2011
    ..Little is known about the effects of increased parental vaccine safety concerns on physicians' vaccine communication attitudes and practices...
  65. ncbi Paediatrician awareness of radiation dose and inherent risks in chest imaging studies--a questionnaire study
    Christoph M Heyer
    Institute of Diagnostic Radiology, Interventional Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Berufgenossenschaftliches Universitätsklinikum Bergmannsheil GmbH, Ruhr University of Bochum, Buerkle de la Camp Platz 1, Bochum, Germany
    Eur J Radiol 76:288-93. 2010
    ..To assess paediatricians' knowledge regarding radiation exposure of chest imaging...
  66. ncbi Patient experience in the pediatric otolaryngology clinic: does the teaching setting influence parent satisfaction?
    Emily F Boss
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, United States
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 77:59-64. 2013
    ..Patient experience scores are now recognized as a chief indicator of healthcare quality. This report compares outpatient pediatric otolaryngology patient satisfaction in the teaching and non-teaching settings...
  67. ncbi Validation of weight estimation by age and length based methods in the Western Cape, South Africa population
    Heike Geduld
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Cape Town and Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa
    Emerg Med J 28:856-60. 2011
    ..To evaluate four paediatric weight estimation methods (APLS, Luscombe and Owens, Best Guess and Broselow tape) in order to determine which are accurate for weight estimation in South African children...
  68. pmc Shared decision-making in pediatrics: a national perspective
    Alexander G Fiks
    ediatric Research Consortium, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 126:306-14. 2010
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  69. ncbi Pediatric drug-trial recruitment: enticement without coercion
    Carl L Tishler
    Department of Psychology, Ohio State University, 1776 E Broad St, Columbus, OH 43203, USA
    Pediatrics 127:949-54. 2011
    ..gov databases for updated data on current practices in pediatric participant compensation/payment. We provide recommendations for tackling current barriers to recruiting and retaining children and families in clinical trials...
  70. ncbi Psychometric properties of the Swedish PedsQL, Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory 4.0 generic core scales
    Solveig Petersen
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 98:1504-12. 2009
    ..To study the psychometric performance of the Swedish version of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory (PedsQL) 4.0 generic core scales in a general child population in Sweden...
  71. pmc A multifaceted intervention to improve health worker adherence to integrated management of childhood illness guidelines in Benin
    Alexander K Rowe
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop F22, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:837-46. 2009
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  72. ncbi Prediction of drug clearance in children: impact of allometric exponents, body weight, and age
    Iftekhar Mahmood
    From the Office of Clinical Pharmacology, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Ther Drug Monit 29:271-8. 2007
    ..75 should be replaced by the exponent of the allometric equation developed for that drug...
  73. pmc Proposals for model-based paediatric medicinal development within the current European Union regulatory framework
    Efthymios Manolis
    Scientific Advice and Orphan Drugs, European Medicines Agency, London, UK
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 68:493-501. 2009
    ..The objective is to open the discussion between industry, academia, paediatricians and regulators on the optimal use of M&S in paediatric medicinal development...
  74. ncbi Pharmacokinetic predictions in children by using the physiologically based pharmacokinetic modelling
    F Bouzom
    Technologie Servier, 27 rue Eugene Vignat, BP 11749, 45007 Orléans Cedex 1, France
    Fundam Clin Pharmacol 22:579-87. 2008
    ..From different examples, the application of this modelling approach is discussed as a possible and valuable method to minimize the ethical and technical difficulties of conducting research in children...
  75. ncbi Core outcome domains and measures for pediatric acute and chronic/recurrent pain clinical trials: PedIMMPACT recommendations
    Patrick J McGrath
    Dalhousie University and IWK Health Center, Halifax, Canada
    J Pain 9:771-83. 2008
    ..Specific measures or measurement strategies were recommended for different age groups for each domain...
  76. ncbi Barriers to the identification and management of psychosocial issues in children and maternal depression
    Sarah McCue Horwitz
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Room W G 72, 10900 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 4945, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e208-18. 2007
    ..Child psychosocial issues and maternal depression are underidentified and undertreated, but we know surprisingly little about the barriers to identification and treatment of these problems by primary care pediatricians...
  77. ncbi Population clinical pharmacology of children: general principles
    Brian J Anderson
    Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Eur J Pediatr 165:741-6. 2006
    ..Population modelling using mixed-effects models provides a means to study variability in drug responses among individuals representative of those for whom the drug will be used clinically...
  78. ncbi Deaths attributed to pediatric complex chronic conditions: national trends and implications for supportive care services
    C Feudtner
    Child Health Institute, University of Washington, USA
    Pediatrics 107:E99. 2001
    ..We do not know, however, the extent of this population or how it is changing over time...
  79. ncbi [The German Health Interview and Examination Survey for Children and Adolescents (KiGGS): study management and conduct of fieldwork]
    H Holling
    Robert Koch Institut, Berlin, BRD
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 50:557-66. 2007
    ..The concept of quality management covered action of internal and independent external quality control monitoring each data collecting and data processing step as well as the training courses...
  80. ncbi A pediatric clinical skills assessment using children as standardized patients
    J L Lane
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Pennsylvania and Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 153:637-44. 1999
    ....
  81. ncbi A quality assessment of randomized clinical trials in pediatric orthopaedics
    Sukhdeep K Dulai
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Pediatr Orthop 27:573-81. 2007
    ..Further efforts are necessary to improve the conduct and reporting of clinical trials in this field to avoid inadvertent misinformation of the clinical community...
  82. pmc Manchester triage system in paediatric emergency care: prospective observational study
    M van Veen
    Department of Paediatrics, Erasmus Medical Centre, Sophia Children s Hospital, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, PO Box 2060, 3000 CB Rotterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 337:a1501. 2008
    ..To validate use of the Manchester triage system in paediatric emergency care...
  83. ncbi Quality-adjusted life-years lack quality in pediatric care: a critical review of published cost-utility studies in child health
    Ingolf Griebsch
    MRC Health Services Research Collaboration, Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Whiteladies Road, Bristol BS8 2PR, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 115:e600-14. 2005
    ....
  84. pmc Pediatricians' weight assessment and obesity management practices
    Jeannie S Huang
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    BMC Pediatr 9:19. 2009
    ..Clinician adherence to obesity screening guidelines from United States health agencies remains suboptimal. This study explored how personal and career demographics influence pediatricians' weight assessment and management practices...
  85. ncbi [The German Health Interview and Examination Survey for Children and Adolescents (KiGGS): an overview of its planning, implementation and results taking into account aspects of quality management]
    B M Kurth
    Robert Koch Institut, Berlin, BRD
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 50:533-46. 2007
    ..At the same time, it is shown how the individual publications in the journal for public health, health research and health protection (Bundesgesundheitsblatt) special issue no. 5/6 2007 connect to one another and to the issue as a whole...
  86. ncbi Satisfaction with health care for young children
    Neal Halfon
    Department of Community Health Sciences, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1965-72. 2004
    ....
  87. ncbi Drug utilisation profile in the Italian paediatric population
    Antonio Clavenna
    Laboratory for Mother and Child Health, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Via G La Masa 19, Milan 20156, Italy
    Eur J Pediatr 168:173-80. 2009
    ....
  88. ncbi Hospital-reported medical errors in children
    Anthony D Slonim
    Center for Health Services and Clinical Research, Children s Research Institute, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Pediatrics 111:617-21. 2003
    ..Medical errors are an important problem for hospitalized adult inpatients. However, medical errors in children remain comparatively understudied, and published research has been relatively limited...
  89. ncbi Randomized controlled trials in pediatric urology: room for improvement
    Blayne Welk
    Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Urology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Urol 176:306-9; discussion 309-10. 2006
    ..The primary purpose of this study was to ascertain what proportion of the body of published literature in pediatric urology is represented by randomized controlled trials. The secondary purpose was to assess the quality of these trials...
  90. pmc Is it time for a European formulary of paediatric medicines?
    M Bonati
    Arch Dis Child 89:890-1. 2004
  91. ncbi The role of prospective randomized clinical trials in pediatric surgery: state of the art?
    R L Moss
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 36:1182-6. 2001
    ..This study sought to determine the role of randomized controlled trials (RCT) in the evolution of pediatric surgical practice...
  92. ncbi The practice of pediatric sleep medicine: results of a community survey
    J A Owens
    Division of Pediatric Ambulatory Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Pediatrics 108:E51. 2001
    ..To assess knowledge, screening, evaluation, treatment practices, and attitudes regarding sleep disorders in children and adolescents in a large sample of community-based and academic pediatricians...
  93. ncbi The think aloud method: a guide to user interface design
    Monique W M Jaspers
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, J 2 259, Meibergdreef 15, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Med Inform 73:781-95. 2004
    ....
  94. ncbi Measuring the quality of preventive and developmental services for young children: national estimates and patterns of clinicians' performance
    Christina Bethell
    Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239 2901, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1973-83. 2004
    ....
  95. ncbi Pediatric CT scan usage in Japan: results of a hospital survey
    Nader Ghotbi
    Department of Molecular Medicine, Atomic Bomb Disease Institute, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 12 4 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8523, Japan
    Radiat Med 24:560-7. 2006
    ....
  96. ncbi Professionalism in pediatrics: statement of principles
    Mary E Fallat
    Pediatrics 120:895-7. 2007
    The purpose of this statement is to delineate the concept of professionalism within the context of pediatrics and to provide a brief statement of principles to guide the behavior and professional practice of pediatricians.
  97. ncbi Make your Best Guess: an updated method for paediatric weight estimation in emergencies
    Katie Tinning
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 19:528-34. 2007
    ..As the average weight of Australian children has increased over the last two decades, the widely used advanced paediatric life support (APLS) method might systematically underestimate weight in paediatric patients...
  98. ncbi Consensus definitions proposed for pediatric multiple sclerosis and related disorders
    Lauren B Krupp
    National Pediatric MS Center, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8121, USA
    Neurology 68:S7-12. 2007
    ..Clinical, biologic, and radiographic delineation of the various monophasic and chronic childhood demyelinating disorders requires an operational classification system to facilitate prospective research studies...
  99. ncbi Are 1-2 tablets dangerous? Beta-blocker exposure in toddlers
    Jeffrey N Love
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    J Emerg Med 26:309-14. 2004
    ..Though the risk to the toddler exposed to 1-2 tablets appears to be extremely small, several factors mitigate the actual risk to the child and the need for triage to a health care facility...
  100. pmc The use of focus groups in the development of the PROMIS pediatrics item bank
    Tasanee R Walsh
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Tate Turner Kuralt Bldg, CB 3550, 325 Pittsboro St, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3550, USA
    Qual Life Res 17:725-35. 2008
    ..We used this information in the development of patient-reported outcome items for the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System Pediatrics project.
  101. ncbi Caregiver-physician medication concordance and undertreatment of asthma among inner-city children
    Kristin A Riekert
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Pediatrics 111:e214-20. 2003
    ..To assess the extent to which caregivers and their child's physician agree about the prescribed asthma medication regimen and evaluate factors associated with medication concordance...

Research Grants69

  1. Human embryonic stem cell-derived neural crest stem cells and Hirschsprung disea
    Sean J Morrison; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..E.</author;/authors;/contributors;auth-address>Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390-..
  2. Infant Screening and Diagnosis of Duchenne Muscular Dys*
    Paul Fernhoff; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..1) An educational campaign using newspapers, parent magazines, parent websites, Georgia American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Blast fax, professional organization newsletters, prenatal classes, and development of parent-targeted ..
  3. Effects of Testosterone and Genetic Factors on Psychological and Motor Function i
    NICOLE RENEE TARTAGLIA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..As a subspecialist in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics, I am committed to becoming an independent investigator with a research program focused on understanding the ..
  4. The influence of air pollution mixtures on biomarkers of airway oxidative stress
    Roby Greenwald; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Lou Ann Brown of the Emory University Department of Pediatrics, a recognized authority on airway biochemistry, and the co-mentorships of Dr...
  5. SPEAKER TRAVEL AND SCIENTIFIC SESSION SUPPORT FOR THE TERATOLOGY SOCIETY 50TH
    Christina Chambers; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..It is critical to translate the current state of the science to the clinic, including prenatal medicine, pediatrics, obstetrics, neonatology, medical genetics, and teratogen risk counseling...
  6. Cerebral metabolism, EEG, and sleep cycling in critically ill neonates
    Renée A Shellhaas; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The University of Michigan Medical School, Department of Pediatrics, and Sleep Disorders Center provide an exceptional environment for career development...
  7. Neural Functioning of Feeding Centers in Obese Youth
    ROBERT STANLEY SHERWIN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..by a multidisciplinary team of investigators from Internal Medicine, Diagnostic Radiology, Psychiatry and Pediatrics, using an integrated team approach...
  8. Mechanisms of Neutralizing Antibody Resistance in Chronic HCV and HIV Infection
    JUSTIN RICHARD BAILEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..James E. Crowe, Jr., a Professor of Pediatrics, Microbiology and Immunology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and an expert in B cell biology and the ..
  9. Predicting Bilirubin-induced Auditory Toxicity in Infants with Severe Jaundice
    Sanjiv B Amin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) guidelines for treatment to prevent bilirubin-induced neurotoxicity are based on measures of total serum ..
  10. Non-invasive zoonotic pathogen exposure and outcome biomarkers with follow-up in
    Christopher D Heaney; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Director of the Occupational Health Services Clinic at UNC Hospitals and Professor of Epidemiology, Medicine, Pediatrics, and Infectious Diseases and co-mentor Dr...
  11. Yale Drug Abuse, Addiction, and HIV Research Scholars (Yale-DAHRS)
    PATRICK O'CONNOR; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and demography with the traditional clinical sciences of internal medicine, emergency medicine, HIV medicine, pediatrics, obstetrics and gynecology, psychiatry, and psychology;(5) Established clinical research laboratories, including ..
  12. The Role of Interferon-gamma in the Regulation of Hematopoietic Stem Cells
    KATHERINE YUDEH KING; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Louis, and the Pediatrics Residency Program at Baylor College of Medicine (BCM), I have pursued excellence throughout my academic training...
  13. Regulation of IFN-beta induction by P2X7 purinergic receptor signaling
    JUDITH ANNE SMITH; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Research environment: Through the department of Pediatrics, I have been accorded lab space, protected time and initial start-up funds...
  14. Iyengar yoga for adolescents and young adults with irritable bowel syndrome
    Subhadra Evans; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Moreover, the Department of Pediatrics has been very forthcoming about its support of my training and research plans...
  15. UT GASTROENTEROLOGY / HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH TRAINING PROGRAM
    Ezra Burstein; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..D. or M.D./Ph.D. candidates), but also provides opportunities to trainees in Pediatrics, Surgery or Pathology. In addition, trainees without clinical training (Ph.D...
  16. Leptin as a Regulator of T Cell Metabolism and Function
    NANCIE MACIVER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..ENVIRONMENT: The Department of Pediatrics at Duke University Medical Center is dedicated to training academic physician-scientists to conduct research ..
  17. Surveillance of Serum Contents by Mast Cells and Regulation of Allergic Immunity
    Laurence E Cheng; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..UCSF provides an ideal environment for the training of pediatric physician-scientists. The UCSF Department of Pediatrics has a long track record of fostering the career development of young faculty...
  18. NICHD Maternal Fetal Medicine Units Network
    Geeta K Swamy; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Further, we have active partnerships across the Duke University campus including pediatrics, anesthesia, infectious diseases, cardiology, hematology, pathology, genetics, pharmacology, epidemiology, ..
  19. Research Career Development in Child Health
    Michael W Konstan; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The 44 faculty mentors, 27 from 10 divisions within the Department of Pediatrics, lead outstanding, nationally recognized research programs, and they interact with many colleagues in the rich ..
  20. Vision Sciences Training Grant
    Carol A Mason; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Normal and Diseased Eye) is composed of 18 faculty in the Department of Ophthalmology, Biochemistry, Medicine, Pediatrics and Chemistry, who study retinal degeneration, retinoid processing, and the genetics, diagnostics and therapy of ..
  21. The Toxic Environment and the Epigenetics of Fetal Growth
    HEATHER HERSON BURRIS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..is a core member of the Division of Newborn Medicine at Harvard Medical School serving as an Instructor in pediatrics, which is the standard entry level academic position at Harvard...
  22. HIV Implementation Science Research Training Program
    Arthur L Reingold; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g. Medicine, Dentistry, Medical Microbiology, Pediatrics and Child Health, Community Health, and Obstetrics and Gynecology) in both the short and long term, enabling it ..
  23. National surveillance of emerging MDR in pediatric Enterobacteriaceae infections
    Danielle M Zerr; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..much less is known about the epidemiology of multi-drug resistance in Gram-negative organisms, particularly in pediatrics. Our preliminary data demonstrate statistically significant and very worrisome increases in plasmid-borne, broad-..
  24. Th2 Cytokines and Signaling in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    Michael J Rosen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..I am an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and board-certified pediatric gastroenterologist with an advanced degree in patient-oriented research (Masters ..
  25. Modulation of Neonatal Hyperoxic Lung Injury by the Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor
    Binoy Shivanna; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): I am an Assistant Professor in Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) with a long-standing research interest in hyperoxic lung injury...
  26. A Systems Biology Approach for Pediatric and Adult Autoimmune Diseases
    MARIA VIRGINIA PASCUAL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..have been enlisted from diverse programs with subspecialties in dermatology, rheumatology, neurology, pediatrics, and human immunology...
  27. Mesonephric Model of Podocyte Injury and Regeneration
    Weibin Zhou; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Being a postdoctoral research fellow in the Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan, I am committed to develop zebrafish mesonephros into a new ..
  28. Immediate and Delayed Effects of Morphine on Brain Circuits: Animal and Human Cor
    Dusica Bajic; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This is a timely topic of great relevance to daily clinical practice of Pediatrics and Anesthesia...
  29. Age-dependent microglial responses in hypoxia-ischemia
    PETER A FERRAZZANO; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The Department of Pediatrics has provided start-up funds, lab space, and salary support for a research associate, and 9 months of protected ..
  30. A Trial of Zinc and Micronutrients in Tanzanian Children
    Christopher P Duggan; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..As experts in the fields of nutrition, pediatrics, epidemiology and maternal and child health, our team is committed to further evaluating the possible role of ..
  31. Sleep Disordered Breathing and Growth in Children: A Longitudinal Cohort Study
    Karen Bonuck; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..team includes expertise in: biostatistics, endocrinology, epidemiology, nutrition, otolaryngology, pediatrics, and pulmonology/sleep medicine...
  32. Changes in Adipokines and Adiposity during Puberty and Young Adulthood
    NICOLE LENORE MIHALOPOULOS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Mihalopoulos, MD, MPH is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Utah...
  33. The Ethics of Fragile X Genetic Screening and Testing Across the Lifespan
    Kruti Acharya; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Because of my training in Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Developmental Disabilities, and Medical Ethics, I am uniquely qualified to pursue this goal and to become an ..
  34. Resuscitation using novel impedance threshold devices in pediatrics
    Keith G Lurie; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..IPR resuscitation strategy has the potential to successfully combat hypovolemic shock and circulatory collapse, the most common cause of morbidity and mortality in children worldwide. ..
  35. RESEARCH TRAINING IN RESPIRATORY BIOLOGY
    Anne I Sperling; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The Program Director is Julian Solway, MD, Prof of Medicine and Pediatrics, with Associate Directors Anne Sperling, PhD (Mentorship) and Steven White, MD (Administration)...
  36. QTL and QTL Genes Underlying Lactation Performance
    Darryl L Hadsell; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The current recommendation by the American Academy of Pediatrics is that infants be exclusively breast fed to 6 months of age...
  37. Variations in estrogen exposures may modify pulmonary arterial hypertension
    ERIC DOUGLAS AUSTIN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): I am a pulmonologist and an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Vanderbilt University on the tenure track, with a master degree in patient-oriented research (Master of Science in Clinical ..
  38. Partnership for Primary Care Imaging
    Stephen A Boppart; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Primary Care Medicine, including Family Practice and Pediatrics, has traditionally relied on physical exam skills and simplistic instruments for critical diagnostic decision making, monitoring, and ..
  39. NEUROVIROLOGY-MOLECULAR BIOLOGY
    Donald Gilden; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..derived from 2 sources: (a) PHYSICIANS, with prior training in neurology (including pediatric neurology), pediatrics or neuropathology;and (b) PhDs, with a background in virology or molecular biology...
  40. DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEM TO GUIDE PEDIATRIC PHARMACOTHERAPY
    JEFFREY SCOTT BARRETT; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..It is widely believed by the Institute of Medicine and American Association of Pediatrics that prescribing errors can be reduced via intelligent decision support systems that facilitate pharmacotherapy ..
  41. VitaminA and Sickle Cell Disease:Improving Suboptimal Status with Supplementation
    KELLY ANN DOUGHERTY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Kelly Dougherty, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at University of Pennsylvania (UPenn) Perelman School of Medicine and The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Dr...
  42. Omega-3 PUFA suppress adipochemokines in human obesity
    Rachana Shah; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..She has the full support of the Department of Pediatrics and Division of Endocrinology to ensure adequate time and resources for this training...
  43. POSTDOCTORAL TRAINING IN TUMOR BIOLOGY
    Michael L Cleary; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Biology, Genetics, Medicine, Microbiology &Immunology, Molecular &Cellular Physiology, Pathology, Pediatrics, Radiation Oncology, and Structural Biology) as well as the Department of Biological Sciences in the School of ..
  44. IeDEA West -Africa collaboration
    Francois Dabis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The next round will involve 27 HIV centers (adults: 16, pediatrics: 11) in nine countries (Benin, Burkina Faso, Cote d'lvoire, Ghana, Guinea Bissau, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, ..
  45. HORMONES: BIOCHEMISTRY AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY
    MAX ELLIOT GOTTESMAN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and Molecular Biophysics, Endocrinology, Genetics and Development, Medicine, Microbiology, Pathology, Pediatrics and Pharmacology as well as the Center for Neurobiology, Institute of Human Nutrition, Naomi Berrie Diabetes ..
  46. Dental Caries: Whole Genome Association and Gene x Environment Studies
    Mary L Marazita; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These issues are of such concern that in 2005, the American Academy of Pediatrics made children's oral health one of their top areas of focus, as it is for the majority of the NIDCR "..
  47. Mechanisms of Inflammatory Lung Disease in Neonates
    BARRY I WEINBERGER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The American Academy of Pediatrics, U.S...
  48. Metabolic Effects of In Utero Antiretrovirals on HIV Exposed Uninfected Infants
    Jennifer Jao; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Dual-certified in internal medicine and pediatrics, she is well-suited to study this cohort...
  49. Mesonephric Model of Podocyte Injury and Regeneration
    Weibin Zhou; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Being a postdoctoral research fellow in the Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan, I am committed to develop zebrafish mesonephros into a new ..
  50. Conducting Research in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
    Debra L Friedman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..All eligible trainees will have already obtained an M.D. degree as well as completed residency training in pediatrics or combined medicine/pediatrics...
  51. Risk factors for encephalopathy in newborns with severe hyperbilirubinemia
    RICHARD PARTRIDGE WENNBERG; Fiscal Year: 2010
    The American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines for intervention in patients with hyperbilirubinemia (total serum bilirubin concentration [TSB] modified by clinical factors) are based on sparse published clinical evidence and do not ..
  52. Rho-kinase signaling in lung development and persistent pulmonary hypertension
    Jason Gien; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The Perinatal Research Center (PRC) is part of the Department of Pediatrics, and is a leading center for research in fetal physiology...
  53. Prompt Diagnosis and Treatment of Subclinical Seizures After Cardiac Arrest
    Alexis A Topjian; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Alexis Ann Topjian, Assistant Professor of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pediatrics at the University of Pennsylvania (UPenn), and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), is ..
  54. Joubert Syndrome Biennial Conference: Advancing Translational Ciliopathy Research
    DANIEL A DOHERTY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The principal investigator of the application is Dan Doherty, M.D./Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, and Chair of the Joubert Syndrome and Related Disorders Foundation ..
  55. Benaroya Research Institute/UCDHSC Autoimmune Cooperative Study Group
    George S Eisenbarth; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Faculty for the Cooperative Study Group has been recruited from the Departments of Immunology, Pediatrics, Medicine, and Preventive Medicine/Epidemiology, and the Human Medical Genetics Program...
  56. Behavioral and Molecular Effects of Antenatal SSRI Exposure
    Lawrence S Quang; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..provided by applicant): This application describes a 4-year training program for an academic career in pediatrics. The Principal Investigator (Principal Investigator) has completed residency training in pediatrics at Children&..
  57. Effectiveness of ICP Monitoring in Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury
    TELLEN BENNETT; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The Division of Pediatric Critical Care and the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Utah have a culture of collaborative research that bridges barriers and enables physician ..
  58. Shared Decision Making In Pediatric Chronic Conditions: Biologics in IBD and JIA
    Ellen A Lipstein; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Candidate: Dr. Lipstein is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Center for Innovation in Chronic Disease Care within the Division of Adolescent Medicine at Cincinnati ..
  59. RESEARCH TRAINING IN HEMATOLOGY
    JOHN PATRICK SHEEHAN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Fellows or residents in the Clinical Investigator track from the participating clinical Departments (Medicine, Pediatrics, Pathology, and Surgery) and Ph.D...
  60. The Physiologic Assessment of Exercise Capacity in Pediatric Sickle Cell Anemia
    ROBERT IE LIEM; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The Principal Investigator is currently an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Northwestern and an Attending Physician in the Division of Hematology, Oncology &Stem Cell Transplant at ..
  61. S. aureus and Regulatory T cells in the Failure of Oral Tolerance
    Anne Marie Singh; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and regulatory T cell studies~ Jacqueline Pongracic, MD, Chief, Division of Allergy-Immunology (Department of Pediatrics) who has multicenter clinical trial experience in pediatric allergy patients~ Lewis Smith, MD, Associate Vice ..
  62. Erythropoietin and Neurogenesis after Neonatal Stroke
    FERNANDO FRANCISCO GONZALEZ; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Fernando Gonzalez, an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Neonatology at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), who is establishing ..
  63. High Performance Single Crystal Ultrasound Device for Medical Imaging
    Jian Tian; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Low frequency (<20 MHz) ultrasonic transducers have been widely used in areas including cardiac, pediatrics, abdomen, vascular and urology...
  64. Surfaces designed for the quantification of long-chain fatty acids
    STEVEN MEYERS; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that an infant be breastfed during the first 6 months of life...
  65. Teleconsultation and Quality Review in Child Maltreatment
    PATRICIA GOEDE; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..A significant amount expertise has developed in the field of child abuse medicine within the field of Pediatrics. The American Board of Pediatrics is currently considering a proposal for Child Abuse Pediatrics to become the ..
  66. Interactive ELSI Curriculum for Primary Care Residents
    Michael Wilkes; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..a web-based curriculum on the ELSI related to genetics for primary care residents in internal medicine and pediatrics. METHODOLOGY: Over three years, we will build a web-based curriculum on ELSI issues related to genetics with a ..
  67. Intracellular disposition of AZT in lymphocytes: New tools for clinical pediatri
    LE VUONG; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..There is very little known about the drug disposition of nucleoside/nucleotide analogs in pediatrics populations; given the magnitude and frequency to which the youngest of children globally are exposure to these ..
  68. A Web-based Tool for Assessing and Addressing Mental Health of Young Children
    Barbara Howard; Fiscal Year: 2009
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): National guidelines (e. g., American Academy of Pediatrics, 2002;New Freedom Commission, 2003) call for primary care clinicians to screen for and triage problems related to mental health, development, ..
  69. MOLECULAR PEDIATRICS AND CHILD HEALTH
    Frederick Suchy; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..with an intellectual and core laboratory facilities to develop basic science research programs with a molecular pediatrics theme that will facilitate their career development as independent physician/scientists...