Stanford University Medical Center

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Organization: Stanford University Medical Center
Country: USA

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Medication safety initiative in reducing medication errors
    Elisa E Nguyen
    Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 25:224-30. 2010
  2. pmc Time esophageal pH < 4 overestimates the prevalence of pathologic esophageal reflux in subjects with gastroesophageal reflux disease treated with proton pump inhibitors
    Lauren B Gerson
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    BMC Gastroenterol 8:15. 2008
  3. doi Clinical decision making and management of blunt traumatic thoracic aortic injuries
    Leanne R Pérez
    Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Stanford Life Flight, Stanford, CA 94305 5246, USA
    Air Med J 27:139-43. 2008
  4. doi Sexuality: a quality-of-life issue for cancer survivors
    D Kathryn Tierney
    Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 24:71-9. 2008
  5. pmc Evaluation of the NanoChip 400 system for detection of influenza A and B, respiratory syncytial, and parainfluenza viruses
    Hiroshi Takahashi
    Clinical Laboratories, Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 46:1724-7. 2008
  6. doi Intracapsular versus subcapsular coblation tonsillectomy
    Kay W Chang
    Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Lucile Packard Children s Hospital at Stanford, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 138:153-157. 2008
  7. ncbi Logistics of stem cell isolation, preparation and delivery for heart repair: concerns of clinicians, manufacturers, investors and public health
    Tarek Salaway
    Stanford University Medical Center, Cardiovascular Services, Stanford Hospital and Clinics, 300 Pasteur Drive, H3200, M C 5230, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Regen Med 3:83-91. 2008
  8. ncbi Why do some patients have a delta wave?
    Angela Tsiperfal
    Stanford University Medical Center, Palo Alto, CA 99305, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 22:225-6. 2007
  9. ncbi Dispensing error rate after implementation of an automated pharmacy carousel system
    Scott Oswald
    Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Stanford, CA, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 64:1427-31. 2007
  10. pmc Testing for maternal cell contamination in prenatal samples: a comprehensive survey of current diagnostic practices in 35 molecular diagnostic laboratories
    Iris Schrijver
    Department of Pathology and Pediatrics, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Mol Diagn 9:394-400. 2007

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Publications53

  1. ncbi Medication safety initiative in reducing medication errors
    Elisa E Nguyen
    Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 25:224-30. 2010
    ..Medication doses administered without errors at baseline, 6 months, and 1 year improved from 98% to 100%...
  2. pmc Time esophageal pH < 4 overestimates the prevalence of pathologic esophageal reflux in subjects with gastroesophageal reflux disease treated with proton pump inhibitors
    Lauren B Gerson
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    BMC Gastroenterol 8:15. 2008
    ..A Stanford University study reported that in asymptomatic GERD patients who were being treated with a proton pump inhibitor (PPI), 50% had pathologic esophageal acid exposure...
  3. doi Clinical decision making and management of blunt traumatic thoracic aortic injuries
    Leanne R Pérez
    Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Stanford Life Flight, Stanford, CA 94305 5246, USA
    Air Med J 27:139-43. 2008
  4. doi Sexuality: a quality-of-life issue for cancer survivors
    D Kathryn Tierney
    Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 24:71-9. 2008
    ..To provide an overview of the broad, multidimensional construct of sexuality addressing physiologic, psychological, and social dimensions...
  5. pmc Evaluation of the NanoChip 400 system for detection of influenza A and B, respiratory syncytial, and parainfluenza viruses
    Hiroshi Takahashi
    Clinical Laboratories, Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 46:1724-7. 2008
    ..1% and a specificity of 100%. The NanoChip 400 system provides clinical laboratories with a practical, rapid, and sensitive method for the detection of common respiratory viruses...
  6. doi Intracapsular versus subcapsular coblation tonsillectomy
    Kay W Chang
    Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Lucile Packard Children s Hospital at Stanford, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 138:153-157. 2008
    ..To compare the postoperative recovery of patients who undergo intracapsular to subcapsular Coblation tonsillectomy...
  7. ncbi Logistics of stem cell isolation, preparation and delivery for heart repair: concerns of clinicians, manufacturers, investors and public health
    Tarek Salaway
    Stanford University Medical Center, Cardiovascular Services, Stanford Hospital and Clinics, 300 Pasteur Drive, H3200, M C 5230, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Regen Med 3:83-91. 2008
    ..This will require rigorous FDA review and approval for therapeutic use and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services coverage decisions...
  8. ncbi Why do some patients have a delta wave?
    Angela Tsiperfal
    Stanford University Medical Center, Palo Alto, CA 99305, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 22:225-6. 2007
  9. ncbi Dispensing error rate after implementation of an automated pharmacy carousel system
    Scott Oswald
    Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Stanford, CA, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 64:1427-31. 2007
    ..A study was conducted to determine filling and dispensing error rates before and after the implementation of an automated pharmacy carousel system (APCS)...
  10. pmc Testing for maternal cell contamination in prenatal samples: a comprehensive survey of current diagnostic practices in 35 molecular diagnostic laboratories
    Iris Schrijver
    Department of Pathology and Pediatrics, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Mol Diagn 9:394-400. 2007
    ..MCC testing was performed in the majority of molecular diagnostic laboratories, but guidelines for standardization are needed to ensure optimal and accurate prenatal patient care...
  11. ncbi Why do we need to prevent right ventricular pacing?
    Angela Tsiperfal
    Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 99305, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 22:108-9. 2007
  12. pmc Comprehensive arrayed primer extension array for the detection of 59 sequence variants in 15 conditions prevalent among the (Ashkenazi) Jewish population
    Iris Schrijver
    Department of Pathology, L235, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Dr, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Mol Diagn 9:228-36. 2007
    ..This cost-effective array is based on a diversely applied platform technology and is suitable for both carrier screening and disease detection in Ashkenazi and Sephardic Jewish populations...
  13. doi Adverse-drug-event data provided by pharmaceutical companies
    Magdalena E Cudny
    Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 65:1071-5. 2008
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  14. pmc Multiplex ligation-dependent probe amplification identification of whole exon and single nucleotide deletions in the CFTR gene of Hispanic individuals with cystic fibrosis
    Iris Schrijver
    Department of Pathology L235, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Mol Diagn 10:368-75. 2008
    ..Thus, apparent exon deletions by MLPA may indicate the presence of both large deletions and point mutations, with important implications for pan-ethnic MLPA testing in cystic fibrosis and other genetic conditions...
  15. doi Practical grading system for evaluating cisplatin ototoxicity in children
    Kay W Chang
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:1788-95. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to validate this grading system by assessing its correspondence to audiology treatment recommendations and comparing it with the currently utilized Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events (CTCAE)...
  16. doi Propranolol for the treatment of a life-threatening subglottic and mediastinal infantile hemangioma
    Mai Thy Truong
    Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Lucile Packard Children s Hospital at Stanford, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, 801 Welch Rd, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Pediatr 156:335-8. 2010
    ..Treatment with oral propranolol resulted in resolution of symptoms within 2 days and a 50% reduction in lesion size within 1 week...
  17. doi Including fall prevention for older adults in your trauma injury prevention program--introducing Farewell to Falls
    Ellen Corman
    Stanford University Medical Center Trauma Service, 300 Pasteur Dr, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Trauma Nurs 16:206-7. 2009
    ..In addition to improving the lives of seniors, the program fulfills a community benefit goal and provides strong hospital marketing opportunities. This program is a benefit to hospitals and the older adults they serve...
  18. doi Impact of blood collection devices on clinical chemistry assays
    Raffick A R Bowen
    Department of Pathology, Stanford University, 300 Pasteur Drive, Room H1507 B, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Clin Biochem 43:4-25. 2010
    ..This review will identify sources of exogenous substances in blood specimens and propose methods to minimize their impact on clinical chemistry assays...
  19. doi Engaging the nursing workforce: an evidence-based tool kit
    Cindy Day
    Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Stanford, California, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 33:239-44. 2009
    ..Hand hygiene is critical to the safety of patients in hospitals today...
  20. doi Mitochondrial DNA analysis by multiplex denaturing high-performance liquid chromatography and selective sequencing in pediatric patients with cardiomyopathy
    Iris Schrijver
    Department of Pathology and Pediatrics, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Genet Med 11:118-26. 2009
    ..Mitochondrial DNA testing is typically performed by targeted mutation analysis only. We applied a more comprehensive approach to study the mitochondrial genome in 24 pediatric patients with idiopathic cardiomyopathy...
  21. doi The effect of cognitive, personality, and background factors on the WAIS-III Arithmetic subtest
    Peter Karzmark
    Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305 5234, USA
    Appl Neuropsychol 16:49-53. 2009
    ..These results suggest that although Arithmetic may be considered a measure of concentration or working memory, many other factors influence it and its specificity as a concentration measure is limited...
  22. ncbi How to diagnose junctional ectopic tachycardia using temporary epicardial atrial lead
    Angela Tsiperfal
    Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, M2160, Stanford, CA 99305, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 23:98-9. 2008
  23. doi A token economy for exercise adherence in pediatric cystic fibrosis: a single-subject analysis
    Rebecca S Bernard
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 401 Quarry Road, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5719, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 34:354-65. 2009
    ..Despite this, very little research has focused on exercise adherence in CF. This study examined a token economy for increasing exercise in children with CF...
  24. doi Emotional intelligence and graduate medical education
    Daisy Grewal
    Department of Graduate Medical Education, Stanford Hospital and Clinics, 300 Pasteur Dr, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    JAMA 300:1200-2. 2008
  25. doi Effect of moyamoya disease on neuropsychological functioning in adults
    Peter Karzmark
    Department of Neurology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5234, USA
    Neurosurgery 62:1048-51; discussion 1051-2. 2008
    ..The current study was intended to more comprehensively document the nature of cognitive impairment in moyamoya disease by assessing a large number of adult cases with a neuropsychological assessment test battery...
  26. ncbi Severe cryptosporidiosis in a seven-year-old renal transplant recipient: case report and review of the literature
    David K Hong
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University of School of Medicine, Standford, CA 94305, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 11:94-100. 2007
    ..In conjunction with this regimen, he had a reduction in immunosuppression and complete bowel rest. His stool pattern normalized in four weeks and he has had no recurrence after six months of follow up...
  27. ncbi Altered sexual health and quality of life in women prior to hematopoietic cell transplantation
    Kathryn D Tierney
    Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA, USA
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 11:298-308. 2007
    ..There are statistically significant correlations between altered sexual health, menopausal symptoms, and QOL scores...
  28. ncbi What to treat-the fast or the slow rhythm?
    Angela Tsiperfal
    Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 21:223-4. 2006
  29. ncbi Brain stem glioma: two case studies
    Ruth K Rosenblum
    Lucile Salter Packard Children s Hospital, Palo Alto, California 94305 5824, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 22:114-8. 2005
    ..The experience of each family, and their relationship with the team through this process, was an intense challenge and learning experience...
  30. ncbi Randomized controlled trial of Coblation versus electrocautery tonsillectomy
    Kay W Chang
    Division of Pediatric Otolarnygology, Lucile Packard Children s Hospital at Stanford, CA, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:273-80. 2005
    ..To compare the postoperative recovery of patients receiving Coblation-assisted (Arthrocare, Sunnyvale, CA) intracapsular tonsillectomy with that of patients receiving traditional subcapsular electrocautery tonsillectomy...
  31. ncbi A survey of self-care and dependent-care advice given by pediatric oncology nurses
    Christina Baggott
    Division of Hematology Oncology at Lucile Packard Children s Hospital at Stanford, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 21:214-22. 2004
    ..There was good consensus on nurses' recommending of several self-care interventions for eight common adverse symptoms and for advice that patients should promptly report to health providers certain symptoms or events...
  32. ncbi Motor vehicle crashes among the elderly: advocates cite the need for mandatory retesting of elderly drivers
    Luci Andres
    Stanford Hospital, Mountain View, CA, USA
    J Emerg Nurs 30:509-11. 2004
  33. ncbi Clinical utility of electrodiagnostic consultation in suspected polyneuropathy
    S Charles Cho
    Department of Neurology, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Muscle Nerve 30:659-62. 2004
    ..These data support the use of EMG/NCS in the diagnostic evaluation of patients presenting with distal paresthesias, especially in those with preserved Achilles reflexes or motor deficits...
  34. ncbi Conquering capacity
    Susan Flanagan
    Lucile Packard Children s Hospital at Stanford, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Healthc Financ Manage 58:92-6. 2004
    ..Key success factors included: Measuring to improve patient flow, increasing care and service coordination, redefining staffing and job functions, creating and sustaining culture change...
  35. ncbi Sexuality following hematopoietic cell transplantation
    D Kathryn Tierney
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 8:43-7. 2004
    ..Healthcare providers caring for patients undergoing HCT need to initiate discussions about the impact of HCT on sexuality pretransplant and continue those discussions throughout and following the treatment process...
  36. ncbi Postdialysis albumin: a better nutrition marker in pediatric hemodialysis patients?
    Tanya Wapensky
    Department of Clinical Nutrition, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA, USA
    J Ren Nutr 14:45-51. 2004
    ..Study aim To determine whether serum albumin levels changed significantly from predialysis to postdialysis, and correlated with fluid changes over HD treatment...
  37. ncbi Treating pediatric patients with obstructive sleep disorders: an update
    Anna H Messner
    Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Room R135, Edwards Building, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5328, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 36:519-30. 2003
    ..The search for the optimal T&A technique is ongoing, although now either "cold" tonsillectomy or "hot" tonsillectomy is standard. Quality-of-life studies confirm the significant benefit gained after a child undergoes a T&A...
  38. ncbi Respiratory syncytial virus in blood and marrow transplant recipients
    Theresa Latchford
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 7:418-22. 2003
    ..This article reviews RSV's clinical risk factors, transmission, signs and symptoms, diagnosis, treatment options, and impact on transplant recipients and candidates...
  39. ncbi The effect of ankyloglossia on speech in children
    Anna H Messner
    Department of Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 127:539-45. 2002
    ..We wanted to determine whether ankyloglossia is associated with articulation problems and the effect of frenuloplasty on speech and tongue mobility...
  40. ncbi Treatment of neoplastic meningitis: what is the standard of care?
    Larry Recht
    Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, Palo Alto, CA 94305, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 4:S11-7. 2004
    ..will focus on defining the standard of care for neoplastic meningitis, including: What is the role of radiation therapy? What are first-line pharmacotherapeutic agents? Is combination therapy useful? What is the role of corticosteroids?..
  41. ncbi Informed consent: ethical and legal aspects
    Carole A Klove
    Stanford Hospital and Clinics and Lucile Packard Children s Hospital, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Thorac Surg Clin 15:213-9. 2005
    ..As a result, both parties enjoy a newly formed partnership and the return of something that has long been taken for granted--trust in the physician-patient relationship...
  42. ncbi Overlap of anxiety and depression in a managed care population: Prevalence and association with resource utilization
    Trent P McLaughlin
    NDCHealth, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1187-93. 2006
    ..Further, to compare the impact of having both conditions with having neither or either condition alone...
  43. ncbi Two patients with the V37I/235delC genotype: are radiographic cochlear anomalies part of the phenotype?
    Iris Schrijver
    Department of Pathology and Pediatrics, L235, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70:2109-13. 2006
    ..We review the literature and present evidence in support of pathogenicity. Larger studies in compound heterozygous individuals and co-transfection studies will allow better genotype-phenotype correlations and prognostication...
  44. ncbi The use of IV fat in neonates
    John A Kerner
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Stanford University Medical Center, 750 Welch Road, Suite 116, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Nutr Clin Pract 21:374-80. 2006
    ..We hold the IV fat dose at 1.0-1.5 g/kg/day until the second week of life in infants <30 weeks gestation...
  45. ncbi Pediatric renal transplantation with considerations for successful outcomes
    Oscar Salvatierra
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Semin Pediatr Surg 15:208-17. 2006
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  46. ncbi Psychotherapy in pediatric palliative care
    Michelle R Brown
    Division of Child Psychiatry, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5719, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 15:585-96, viii. 2006
    ..Critical losses.around control, personal identity, and interpersonal relationships are common themes throughout the therapeutic process...
  47. ncbi General anesthesia and chronic amphetamine use: should the drug be stopped preoperatively?
    Stephen P Fischer
    Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5640, USA
    Anesth Analg 103:203-6, table of contents. 2006
    ..Anesthesia operating room times ranged from 30 min to 4.25 h. The authors conclude that amphetamine use need not be stopped before surgery and anesthesia...
  48. ncbi What is drug-induced long QT and what is a potential clinical consequence?
    Angela Tsiperfal
    Stanford University Medical Center, Palo Alto, CA 99305, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 21:104-5. 2006
  49. ncbi Hereditary sensorineural hearing loss: advances in molecular genetics and mutation analysis
    Iris Schrijver
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Pathology and Pediatrics, L235, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Expert Rev Mol Diagn 6:375-86. 2006
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  50. ncbi Unusual placement of an endotracheal tube in a patient with blunt traumatic airway injuries
    Leanne Perez
    Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94064, USA
    Air Med J 25:40-2. 2006
  51. ncbi Treatment of catheter occlusion in pediatric patients
    John A Kerner
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94304, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 30:S73-81. 2006
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  52. ncbi Using report cards to sustain revenue cycle improvement
    David Haray
    Patient Financial Services, Stanford University Medical Center, Palo Alto, Calif, USA
    Healthc Financ Manage 59:58-62. 2005
    ..Ensure effective technology infrastructure is in place. Deploy at all levels a comprehensive management tool set and report card metric (dashboard). Sustain a culture of accountability...
  53. ncbi Neutropenic fever: one institution's quality improvement project to decrease time from patient arrival to initiation of antibiotic therapy
    Tammy Baltic
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 6:337-40. 2002
    ..Following implementation, the hematology and oncology clinical nurse specialist completed a chart review of all patients with febrile neutropenia, which revealed a nearly 50% reduction in cycle time on the inpatient unit...