Robert D Baker

Summary

Affiliation: State University of New York at Buffalo
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Infantile gastroesophageal reflux in a hospital setting
    Susan S Baker
    Department of Pediatrics University at Buffalo, Women and Children s Hospital, 219 Bryant Street, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    BMC Pediatr 8:11. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Response to pegylated interferon alpha-2b and ribavirin in children with chronic hepatitis C
    Robert D Baker
    Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, University at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 41:111-4. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Infant formula safety
    Robert D Baker
    Digestive Disease and Nutrition Center, Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    Pediatrics 110:833-5. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Human milk substitutes. An American perspective
    R Baker
    Digestive Disease and Nutrition Center, Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    Minerva Pediatr 55:195-207. 2003
  5. doi request reprint Paraoxonase 1 and oxidative stress in paediatric non-alcoholic steatohepatitis
    Sonal Desai
    Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Department of Pediatrics, The State University of New York, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Liver Int 34:110-7. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Characterization of gut microbiomes in nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) patients: a connection between endogenous alcohol and NASH
    Lixin Zhu
    Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center, Department of Pediatrics, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    Hepatology 57:601-9. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Treatment with high-dose proton pump inhibitors helps distinguish eosinophilic esophagitis from noneosinophilic esophagitis
    Wael N Sayej
    Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, University at Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 49:393-9. 2009
  8. pmc Effect of dietary advanced glycation end products on mouse liver
    Raza Patel
    Department of Pediatrics, Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center, State University of New York, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e35143. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Pancreatic exocrine function in patients with cystic fibrosis
    Susan S Baker
    Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center, Women and Children s Hospital, 219 Bryant Street, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 7:227-33. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Use of fecal elastase-1 to classify pancreatic status in patients with cystic fibrosis
    Drucy Borowitz
    Department of Pediatrics, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, State University of New York at Buffalo, 219 Bryant Street, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    J Pediatr 145:322-6. 2004

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Publications29

  1. pmc Infantile gastroesophageal reflux in a hospital setting
    Susan S Baker
    Department of Pediatrics University at Buffalo, Women and Children s Hospital, 219 Bryant Street, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    BMC Pediatr 8:11. 2008
    ..The aim of this study is to describe the demographics of children with gastroesophageal reflux discharged from the hospital during the first two years of life...
  2. ncbi request reprint Response to pegylated interferon alpha-2b and ribavirin in children with chronic hepatitis C
    Robert D Baker
    Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, University at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 41:111-4. 2007
    ..The purpose of this communication is to report our observations on the treatment of a diverse group of adolescent patients who were chronically infected with hepatitis C and received pegylated interferon and ribavirin...
  3. ncbi request reprint Infant formula safety
    Robert D Baker
    Digestive Disease and Nutrition Center, Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    Pediatrics 110:833-5. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Human milk substitutes. An American perspective
    R Baker
    Digestive Disease and Nutrition Center, Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    Minerva Pediatr 55:195-207. 2003
    ..Formulas will continue to be used and will continue to be needed. Improving and assuring the adequacy and safety of infant formulas is an increasingly difficult challenge...
  5. doi request reprint Paraoxonase 1 and oxidative stress in paediatric non-alcoholic steatohepatitis
    Sonal Desai
    Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Department of Pediatrics, The State University of New York, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Liver Int 34:110-7. 2014
    ..Examination of the expression of these enzymes in NASH livers may provide insight on the roles for these antioxidant mechanisms in the pathophysiology of NASH...
  6. doi request reprint Characterization of gut microbiomes in nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) patients: a connection between endogenous alcohol and NASH
    Lixin Zhu
    Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center, Department of Pediatrics, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    Hepatology 57:601-9. 2013
    ..Similar blood-ethanol concentrations were observed between healthy subjects and obese non-NASH patients, but NASH patients exhibited significantly elevated blood ethanol levels...
  7. doi request reprint Treatment with high-dose proton pump inhibitors helps distinguish eosinophilic esophagitis from noneosinophilic esophagitis
    Wael N Sayej
    Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, University at Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 49:393-9. 2009
    ..We hypothesize that the treatment with a high-dose proton pump inhibitor (HDPPI) helps differentiate EE from noneosinophilic esophagitis (NEE)...
  8. pmc Effect of dietary advanced glycation end products on mouse liver
    Raza Patel
    Department of Pediatrics, Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center, State University of New York, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e35143. 2012
    ..Previous studies suggest that dietary advanced glycation end products (AGEs) can cause oxidative stress in liver. We aim to study the effects of dietary AGEs on liver health and their possible role in the pathogenesis of NASH...
  9. ncbi request reprint Pancreatic exocrine function in patients with cystic fibrosis
    Susan S Baker
    Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center, Women and Children s Hospital, 219 Bryant Street, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 7:227-33. 2005
    ..Growth, number of stools, frequency of abdominal pain, and flatulence cannot be used to adjust enzyme doses...
  10. ncbi request reprint Use of fecal elastase-1 to classify pancreatic status in patients with cystic fibrosis
    Drucy Borowitz
    Department of Pediatrics, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, State University of New York at Buffalo, 219 Bryant Street, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    J Pediatr 145:322-6. 2004
    ..To test the hypothesis that some patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) are misclassified as pancreatic insufficient, using fecal elastase-1 (FE-1) to define pancreatic status...
  11. doi request reprint Pathogenesis of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis
    Wensheng Liu
    Department of Pediatrics, Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, The State University of New York at Buffalo SUNY Buffalo, 3435 Main Street, 422 BRB, Buffalo, NY, 14214, USA
    Cell Mol Life Sci 73:1969-87. 2016
    ..The purpose of this review is to discuss the current understanding of NASH pathogenesis, mainly focusing on factors contributing to steatosis, hepatocyte injury, inflammation, and fibrosis. ..
  12. doi request reprint Presenting Pattern of Pediatric Celiac Disease
    Maan Khatib
    Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center Department of Pathology, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 62:60-3. 2016
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the pattern of the presentation of pediatric CD in western New York...
  13. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant Mechanisms in Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
    Wensheng Liu
    Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center, Department of Pediatrics, The State University of New York at Buffalo, 3435 Main Street, 422BRB, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    Curr Drug Targets 16:1301-14. 2015
    ..ROS may also induce the expression of antioxidant genes to counteract the OS effects. The aim of this review is to discuss oxidative stress and antioxidant mechanisms in NAFLD. ..
  14. doi request reprint Inhibition of lysosomal enzyme activities by proton pump inhibitors
    Wensheng Liu
    Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo and Department of Pediatrics, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 14222, USA
    J Gastroenterol 48:1343-52. 2013
    ..But no PPI effect on lysosomal enzymes has been observed possibly because the previous studies were performed with liver tissue, where PPIs are metabolized...
  15. doi request reprint Lipid in the livers of adolescents with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis: combined effects of pathways on steatosis
    Lixin Zhu
    Department of Pediatrics, Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center, The State University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    Metabolism 60:1001-11. 2011
    ..Our study promises a simple method for the determination of why hepatic steatosis occurs in individual patients. This method may allow specific targeting of therapeutic treatments in individual patients...
  16. doi request reprint Gut Microbiota of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
    Reham M Abdou
    Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center, Department of Pediatrics, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, The State University of New York at Buffalo, 219 Bryant Street, Buffalo, NY, 14222, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 61:1268-81. 2016
    ..Current literature supports a possible role for gut microbiota in the development of liver steatosis, inflammation and fibrosis. We also review the literature on possible interventions for NAFLD that target the gut microbiota...
  17. pmc Increased apolipoprotein A5 expression in human and rat non-alcoholic fatty livers
    Qin Feng
    1Institute of Hepatology, Shuguang Hospital, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai, China 2Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Department of Pediatrics, The State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 3Center for Prevention of Obesity, Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease, Children s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, CA, United States 4Institute of Digestive Diseases, Longhua Hospital, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai, China these senior authors contributed equally to this work
    Pathology 47:341-8. 2015
    ..Our data support the hypothesis that apoA5 promotes hepatic TG storage and therefore contributes to the pathogenesis of NAFLD, and may represent a potential target for therapeutic intervention. ..
  18. doi request reprint Gut microbiome and nonalcoholic fatty liver diseases
    Lixin Zhu
    Department of Pediatrics, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center, The State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York
    Pediatr Res 77:245-51. 2015
    ..However, very limited effects were observed using traditional probiotic species. Novel probiotic therapy based on NAFLD/NASH specific microbial composition represents a promising future direction. ..
  19. doi request reprint Varicella immunity in inflammatory bowel disease
    Faazia Ansari
    Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center, Department of Pediatrics, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 53:386-8. 2011
    ..Our objective was to show that at least 90% of patients newly diagnosed as having IBD had antibodies against varicella zoster and were protected by vaccination or natural disease...
  20. doi request reprint Increasing incidence of community-associated atypical Clostridium difficile disease in children
    Susan S Baker
    University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, and Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 49:644-7. 2010
    ..Each child responded to treatment with metronidazole with resolution of their symptoms. These data suggest that community-associated C difficile is increasing and may produce atypical disease and lead to misdiagnosis...
  21. ncbi request reprint A Comparison of the Nutritional Value of Cow's Milk and Non-dairy Beverages
    Sarita Singhal
    Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center, Department of Pediatrics, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr . 2016
    ..The aim of this study is to review and compare the contents and nutritional value of non-dairy beverages to cow's milk...
  22. doi request reprint Childhood Esophagitis Changes in 30 Years at 1 Center
    Zebunnissa Memon
    Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center, Women and Children s Hospital Department of Pathology, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 61:538-40. 2015
    ..The highest concentrations of eosinophils were observed in the distal esophagus. Our findings also indicate that esophageal eosinophilia fluctuates over time. ..
  23. doi request reprint Vitamin and mineral status in patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    Razan H Alkhouri
    Digestive Disease and Nutrition Center, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 56:89-92. 2013
    ..The aim of the study is to investigate the prevalence of vitamin and zinc deficiencies in patients with newly diagnosed IBD compared with a control group...
  24. doi request reprint Childhood esophagitis: then and now
    Joyce J Lee
    Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 48:37-40. 2009
    ..In children, the intraepithelial eosinophil is considered the hallmark of esophageal inflammation. This study compares the prevalence of intraepithelial eosinophils in esophageal biopsies obtained from 1980-1988 and 2001-2002...
  25. ncbi request reprint Consensus report on nutrition for pediatric patients with cystic fibrosis
    Drucy Borowitz
    Digestive Disease and Nutrition Center, Children s Hospital of Buffalo, 219 Bryant Street, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 35:246-59. 2002
  26. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal outcomes and confounders in cystic fibrosis
    Drucy Borowitz
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 41:273-85. 2005
  27. ncbi request reprint Pancreatic enzyme therapy and clinical outcomes in patients with cystic fibrosis
    Susan S Baker
    Department of Pediatrics, Women and Children s Hospital of Buffalo, State University of New York at Buffalo, USA
    J Pediatr 146:189-93. 2005
    ..To assess the relationship between pancreatic enzyme therapy (PET) and the clinical outcomes of growth, abdominal pain, constipation, gassiness, and number of stools in cystic fibrosis (CF)...
  28. doi request reprint Use of soy protein-based formulas in infant feeding
    Jatinder Bhatia
    Pediatrics 121:1062-8. 2008
    ..This report reviews the limited indications and contraindications of soy formulas. It will also review the potential harmful effects of soy protein-based formulas and the phytoestrogens contained in these formulas...
  29. ncbi request reprint Liver biopsy results in patients with sickle cell disease on chronic transfusions: poor correlation with ferritin levels
    Lina B Karam
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 50:62-5. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether serum ferritin levels correlated with liver iron content in sickle cell patients on chronic transfusion...