Miguela A Caniza

Summary

Affiliation: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Posterior fossa tuberculoma in a Huichol native Mexican child: a case report
    Griselda Escobedo-Meléndez
    Servicio de Hematología y Oncología Pediátrica, Unidad de Infectología, Hospital Civil de Guadalajara, Instituto de Investigación en Cáncer Infantil y de la Adolescencia, Universidad de Guadalajara, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
    BMC Res Notes 7:919. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Establishment of ethical oversight of human research in El Salvador: lessons learned
    Miguela A Caniza
    St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Lancet Oncol 7:1027-33. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Effective hand hygiene education with the use of flipcharts in a hospital in El Salvador
    M A Caniza
    Department of Infectious Diseases and International Outreach Program, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    J Hosp Infect 65:58-64. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Planning and implementation of an infection control training program for healthcare providers in Latin America
    Miguela A Caniza
    International Outreach Program, Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, 38105 2794, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:1328-33. 2007
  5. doi request reprint A practical guide to alcohol-based hand hygiene infrastructure in a resource-poor pediatric hospital
    Miguela A Caniza
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105 3678, USA
    Am J Infect Control 37:851-4. 2009
  6. pmc The controversy of varicella vaccination in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Miguela A Caniza
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 58:12-6. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Challenges faced by research ethics committees in El Salvador: results from a focus group study
    Jonathan W Camp
    Infectious Diseases Department, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 North Lauderdale St, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    Dev World Bioeth 9:11-7. 2009
  8. pmc Use of Fungal Diagnostics and Therapy in Pediatric Cancer Patients in Resource-Limited Settings
    Sheena Mukkada
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center, Memphis, TN, USA
    Curr Clin Microbiol Rep 3:120-131. 2016
  9. doi request reprint Surveillance of healthcare associated infections in pediatric cancer patients between 2004 and 2009 in a public pediatric hospital in Mexico city, Mexico
    Hilda Hernández Orozco
    Department of Infectious Disease Infection Prevention and Control Committee Department of Gastroenterology, National Institute of Pediatrics, Mexico City, Mexico Department of Infectious Diseases The International Outreach Program, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 36:96-8. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Improving waste segregation while reducing costs in a tertiary-care hospital in a lower-middle-income country in Central America
    Kyle M Johnson
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Waste Manag Res 31:733-8. 2013

Collaborators

  • Ching Hon Pui
  • Roberto Rivera
  • Maria Grazia Valsecchi
  • Amanda J Young
  • S C Howard
  • Kyle M Johnson
  • Sheena Mukkada
  • Elham Mandegari
  • Griselda Escobedo-Meléndez
  • Hilda Hernández Orozco
  • Jonathan W Camp
  • Nopporn Apiwattanakul
  • Jeannette Kirby
  • Randall T Hayden
  • Carolina Arambú
  • Sandra Montoya
  • Ligia Fu
  • John R Perfect
  • Armando Pena
  • Rodrigo Mercado-Pimentel
  • David Bocanegra
  • Agustin De Colsa
  • Jose Luis Castañeda
  • Miguel A Andrade-Ramos
  • Leopoldo Portillo-Gómez
  • Dara Torres
  • Napoleon Gonzalez
  • Esperanza Lucas Resendiz
  • Luis Arredondo
  • Jaime Ramirez Mayans
  • Mario Gamero
  • Laura E Luque
  • Miriam L González
  • Lourdes Dueñas
  • George Relyea
  • Ruthbeth Finerman
  • Raymond C Barfield
  • Virginia Rodriguez

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Posterior fossa tuberculoma in a Huichol native Mexican child: a case report
    Griselda Escobedo-Meléndez
    Servicio de Hematología y Oncología Pediátrica, Unidad de Infectología, Hospital Civil de Guadalajara, Instituto de Investigación en Cáncer Infantil y de la Adolescencia, Universidad de Guadalajara, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
    BMC Res Notes 7:919. 2014
    ..Tuberculomas are a frequent and severe complication of pediatric tuberculosis, these are observed as tumors in neuroimaging studies but are often not diagnosed adequately...
  2. ncbi request reprint Establishment of ethical oversight of human research in El Salvador: lessons learned
    Miguela A Caniza
    St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Lancet Oncol 7:1027-33. 2006
    ..This model of interaction can also be used by institutions in high-income countries to create and strengthen the capacity for ethics in human research in low-income countries...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effective hand hygiene education with the use of flipcharts in a hospital in El Salvador
    M A Caniza
    Department of Infectious Diseases and International Outreach Program, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    J Hosp Infect 65:58-64. 2007
    ..Although the use of flipcharts requires a skilled and well-trained instructor, flipcharts could be used more widely to deliver education in resource-poor settings...
  4. ncbi request reprint Planning and implementation of an infection control training program for healthcare providers in Latin America
    Miguela A Caniza
    International Outreach Program, Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, 38105 2794, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:1328-33. 2007
    ..We collaboratively planned and implemented a multinational training course in San Salvador, El Salvador, to address this need...
  5. doi request reprint A practical guide to alcohol-based hand hygiene infrastructure in a resource-poor pediatric hospital
    Miguela A Caniza
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105 3678, USA
    Am J Infect Control 37:851-4. 2009
    ..Alcohol-based HH can compensate for inadequate infrastructure and supplies. We describe the implementation of alcohol-based HH in five high-risk wards of a pediatric hospital in El Salvador...
  6. pmc The controversy of varicella vaccination in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Miguela A Caniza
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 58:12-6. 2012
    ..There is little available data to allow a comparison of the risk versus benefit of vaccinating these patients...
  7. doi request reprint Challenges faced by research ethics committees in El Salvador: results from a focus group study
    Jonathan W Camp
    Infectious Diseases Department, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 North Lauderdale St, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    Dev World Bioeth 9:11-7. 2009
    ..To identify perceived barriers to capacity building for local research ethics oversight in El Salvador, and to set an agenda for international collaborative capacity building...
  8. pmc Use of Fungal Diagnostics and Therapy in Pediatric Cancer Patients in Resource-Limited Settings
    Sheena Mukkada
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center, Memphis, TN, USA
    Curr Clin Microbiol Rep 3:120-131. 2016
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  9. doi request reprint Surveillance of healthcare associated infections in pediatric cancer patients between 2004 and 2009 in a public pediatric hospital in Mexico city, Mexico
    Hilda Hernández Orozco
    Department of Infectious Disease Infection Prevention and Control Committee Department of Gastroenterology, National Institute of Pediatrics, Mexico City, Mexico Department of Infectious Diseases The International Outreach Program, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 36:96-8. 2014
    ..The HAI-associated mortality rate was 3.7%. Although the overall HAI rate is in line with published reports, the mortality rate was higher, suggesting the incorporation of more aggressive methods to treat infections at our hospital. ..
  10. doi request reprint Improving waste segregation while reducing costs in a tertiary-care hospital in a lower-middle-income country in Central America
    Kyle M Johnson
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Waste Manag Res 31:733-8. 2013
    ..Hospitals can benefit from maximising the use of available resources by sustaining best practices of HCW, especially those in hospitals in lower-middle-income countries...
  11. doi request reprint Infectious complications in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia treated in low-middle-income countries
    Miguela A Caniza
    a 1 Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    Expert Rev Hematol 8:627-45. 2015
    ..This review summarizes the challenges of managing the major categories of infections in children receiving treatment for ALL and provides updated practical recommendations for preventing and managing these infections in LMIC. ..
  12. doi request reprint Mucormycosis Rhinosinusitis at Diagnosis of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: Diagnostics and Management Challenges in a Low-Middle-income Country
    Elham Mandegari
    Hospital Universitario, Tegucigalpa, Honduras Department of Infectious Diseases International Outreach Program, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN Department of Infectious Diseases, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 37:e173-7. 2015
    ..Low-middle-income country hospitals can effectively treat invasive fungal diseases by providing adequate diagnostic and support services, which can improve the outcomes of pediatric cancer patients. ..