Maireade E McSweeney
Affiliation: Harvard University
- Advances in Pediatric Gastrostomy PlacementMaireade E McSweeney
Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA Electronic address
Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 26:169-85. 2016..Given the prolonged time pediatric patients may remain enterally dependent, further quality improvement and education initiatives are needed to improve long-term care and outcomes of these patients. ..
- Risk factors for complications in infants and children with percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tubesMaireade E McSweeney
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Electronic address
J Pediatr 166:1514-9.e1. 2015..To identify risk factors associated with percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube complications in a large cohort of infants and children...
- Answering questions on call: pediatric resident physicians' use of handoffs and other resourcesMaireade E McSweeney
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
J Hosp Med 8:328-33. 2013..Little is known in the literature about the types of questions being asked of on-call housestaff and the resources used to provide answers...
- Patient handoffs: pediatric resident experiences and lessons learnedMaireade E McSweeney
Children s Hospital, Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Clin Pediatr (Phila) 50:57-63. 2011..Within pediatrics, there is a paucity of data on pediatric resident handoff systems...
- Rates of medical errors and preventable adverse events among hospitalized children following implementation of a resident handoff bundleAmy J Starmer
Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts2Doernbecher Children s Hospital, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland
JAMA 310:2262-70. 2013..Handoff miscommunications are a leading cause of medical errors. Studies comprehensively assessing handoff improvement programs are lacking...
- Oral Feeding Reduces Hospitalizations Compared with Gastrostomy Feeding in Infants and Children Who AspirateMaireade E McSweeney
Aerodigestive Center, Center for Motility and Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA
J Pediatr 170:79-84. 2016..To compare the frequency of hospitalization rates between patients with aspiration treated with gastrostomy vs those fed oral thickened liquids...
- Laparoscopic Gastrojejunostomy Tube Placement in Infants with Congenital Cardiac DiseaseChinwendu Onwubiko
1 Department of Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 25:1047-50. 2015..Gastrojejunostomy (GJ) tubes are an option for durable enteral access for critically ill infants with congenital cardiac disease who struggle with obtaining adequate nutrition...
- Long-term outcomes of infants and children undergoing percutaneous endoscopy gastrostomy tube placementMaireade E McSweeney
Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 57:663-7. 2013..The purpose of this study was to examine tube-related major complications in pediatric patients undergoing PEG placement during a 10-year follow-up period...