Pamela F Weiss

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Affiliation: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Imaging in Juvenile Spondyloarthritis
    Pamela F Weiss
    Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 18:75. 2016
  2. pmc Depression and anxiety and their association with healthcare utilization in pediatric lupus and mixed connective tissue disease patients: a cross-sectional study
    Andrea Knight
    Division of Rheumatology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3405 Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104 USA Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3535 Market St, 15th Flr, Philadelphia, PA 19104 USA Children s Hospital of Philadelphia PolicyLab, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3535 Market St, 15th Flr, Philadelphia, PA 19104 USA Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3535 Market St, Ste 1527, Philadelphia, PA 19104 USA
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 12:42. 2014
  3. pmc The pediatric rheumatology quality of life scale: validation of the English version in a US cohort of juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Pamela F Weiss
    Division of Rheumatology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Room 1526, North Campus, 3535 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 11:43. 2013
  4. pmc Enthesitis-related arthritis is associated with higher pain intensity and poorer health status in comparison with other categories of juvenile idiopathic arthritis: the Childhood Arthritis and Rheumatology Research Alliance Registry
    Pamela F Weiss
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Rheumatol 39:2341-51. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Pediatric therapeutic plasma exchange indications and patterns of use in US children's hospitals
    Pamela F Weiss
    Division of Rheumatology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Clin Apher 27:287-94. 2012
  6. pmc Pediatric vasculitis
    Pamela F Weiss
    Division of Rheumatology and Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Colkett Translational Research Building, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 59:407-23. 2012
  7. pmc Takayasu arteritis presenting as cerebral aneurysms in an 18 month old: A case report
    Pamela F Weiss
    Division of Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 6:4. 2008
  8. pmc Effects of corticosteroid on Henoch-Schönlein purpura: a systematic review
    Pamela F Weiss
    Division of Rheumatology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Children s Seashore House Room 236, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Pediatrics 120:1079-87. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Enthesitis in an inception cohort of enthesitis-related arthritis
    Pamela F Weiss
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:1307-12. 2011
  10. pmc Corticosteroids may improve clinical outcomes during hospitalization for Henoch-Schönlein purpura
    Pamela F Weiss
    Division of Rheumatology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and Department of Pediatrics, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Room 1539, North Campus, 3535 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 126:674-81. 2010

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Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Imaging in Juvenile Spondyloarthritis
    Pamela F Weiss
    Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 18:75. 2016
    ..This review aims to provide an update on the use of imaging in the assessment of juvenile spondyloarthritis (JSpA) disease manifestations...
  2. pmc Depression and anxiety and their association with healthcare utilization in pediatric lupus and mixed connective tissue disease patients: a cross-sectional study
    Andrea Knight
    Division of Rheumatology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3405 Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104 USA Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3535 Market St, 15th Flr, Philadelphia, PA 19104 USA Children s Hospital of Philadelphia PolicyLab, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3535 Market St, 15th Flr, Philadelphia, PA 19104 USA Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3535 Market St, Ste 1527, Philadelphia, PA 19104 USA
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 12:42. 2014
    ..We aimed to characterize the prevalence of depression and anxiety in pediatric SLE, and their association with healthcare utilization...
  3. pmc The pediatric rheumatology quality of life scale: validation of the English version in a US cohort of juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Pamela F Weiss
    Division of Rheumatology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Room 1526, North Campus, 3535 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 11:43. 2013
    ..This study aims to validate the English version of the Pediatric Rheumatology Quality of Life Scale (PRQL), a concise Health Related Quality of Life (HRQoL) measure, in a US cohort of children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA)...
  4. pmc Enthesitis-related arthritis is associated with higher pain intensity and poorer health status in comparison with other categories of juvenile idiopathic arthritis: the Childhood Arthritis and Rheumatology Research Alliance Registry
    Pamela F Weiss
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Rheumatol 39:2341-51. 2012
    ..To assess the relative effect of clinical factors and medications on pain intensity, physical function, and health status in juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA)...
  5. doi request reprint Pediatric therapeutic plasma exchange indications and patterns of use in US children's hospitals
    Pamela F Weiss
    Division of Rheumatology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Clin Apher 27:287-94. 2012
    ..To date, the degree to which utilization of TPE in pediatrics mirrors recommendations is unknown...
  6. pmc Pediatric vasculitis
    Pamela F Weiss
    Division of Rheumatology and Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Colkett Translational Research Building, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 59:407-23. 2012
    ..This article explores the classification and general features of pediatric vasculitis, as well as the clinical presentation, diagnostic evaluation, and therapeutic options for the most common vasculitides...
  7. pmc Takayasu arteritis presenting as cerebral aneurysms in an 18 month old: A case report
    Pamela F Weiss
    Division of Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 6:4. 2008
    ..When central nervous system disease is present, it typically manifests as cerebral ischemia or stroke. There are rare reports of intracranial aneurysms in adults with Takayasu arteritis, but none in children...
  8. pmc Effects of corticosteroid on Henoch-Schönlein purpura: a systematic review
    Pamela F Weiss
    Division of Rheumatology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Children s Seashore House Room 236, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Pediatrics 120:1079-87. 2007
    ..Therefore, we sought to synthesize the reported experimental and observational data regarding corticosteroid use...
  9. doi request reprint Enthesitis in an inception cohort of enthesitis-related arthritis
    Pamela F Weiss
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:1307-12. 2011
    ..To describe an enthesitis-related arthritis (ERA) inception cohort and determine which entheses and joints are most commonly affected...
  10. pmc Corticosteroids may improve clinical outcomes during hospitalization for Henoch-Schönlein purpura
    Pamela F Weiss
    Division of Rheumatology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and Department of Pediatrics, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Room 1539, North Campus, 3535 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 126:674-81. 2010
    ..To characterize the effect of corticosteroid exposure on clinical outcomes in children hospitalized with new-onset Henoch-Schönlein purpura (HSP)...
  11. doi request reprint Temporal association of Streptococcus, Staphylococcus, and parainfluenza pediatric hospitalizations and hospitalized cases of Henoch-Schönlein purpura
    Pamela F Weiss
    Division of Rheumatology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Rheumatol 37:2587-94. 2010
    ..To determine if hospitalizations for specific infectious exposures are associated with hospital admissions for Henoch-Schönlein purpura (HSP)...
  12. pmc Variation in inpatient therapy and diagnostic evaluation of children with Henoch Schönlein purpura
    Pamela F Weiss
    Division of Rheumatology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Pediatr 155:812-818.e1. 2009
    ..To describe variation regarding inpatient therapy and evaluation of children with Henoch Schönlein purpura (HSP) admitted to children's hospitals across the United States...
  13. doi request reprint High prevalence of temporomandibular joint arthritis at disease onset in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis, as detected by magnetic resonance imaging but not by ultrasound
    Pamela F Weiss
    Division of Rheumatology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4399, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 58:1189-96. 2008
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  14. pmc Detection of enthesitis in children with enthesitis-related arthritis: dolorimetry compared to ultrasonography
    Pamela F Weiss
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Arthritis Rheumatol 66:218-27. 2014
    ..To evaluate the distribution of enthesitis and the accuracy of physical examination with a dolorimeter for the detection of enthesitis in children, using ultrasound (US) assessment as the reference standard...
  15. doi request reprint Variation in treatment of children hospitalized with antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-associated vasculitis in the United States
    Karen E James
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) . 2016
    ..This study characterizes the use of cyclophosphamide, rituximab, and plasma exchange in children hospitalized with AAV in the United States...
  16. pmc Assessment of Sacroiliitis at Diagnosis of Juvenile Spondyloarthritis by Radiography, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, and Clinical Examination
    Pamela F Weiss
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 68:187-94. 2016
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of sacroiliitis at diagnosis of juvenile spondyloarthritis (SpA) and the accuracy of physical examination and back pain to detect sacroiliitis, using imaging as the reference standard...
  17. pmc Patient-reported Outcomes across Categories of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
    Alysha J Taxter
    From the Department of Pediatric Rheumatology, and Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia Center for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA A J Taxter, MD, Fellow, Department of Pediatric Rheumatology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia E P Wileyto, PhD, Associate Professor, Center for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The University of Pennsylvania E M Behrens, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Pediatric Rheumatology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia P F Weiss, MD, MSCE, Associate Professor, Department of Pediatric Rheumatology, and Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia
    J Rheumatol 42:1914-21. 2015
    ..The purpose of our study was to assess PRO across JIA categories, including pain, quality of life, and physical function, and to determine clinical factors associated with differences in these measures across categories...
  18. doi request reprint Ultrasound of the joints and entheses in healthy children
    Nancy A Chauvin
    Department of Radiology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 45:1344-54. 2015
    ..Tendon insertion pathologies such as enthesitis and apophysitis in children can result from trauma, overuse syndrome and arthritis. Knowledge of the US appearance of normal joints by age might aid diagnosis of pathologies...
  19. ncbi request reprint Clinical course and outcomes of childhood-onset granulomatosis with polyangiitis
    Karen E James
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Paediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Clin Exp Rheumatol . 2016
    ..To characterise the clinical course and outcomes of a cohort of children with granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA)...
  20. doi request reprint The Treatment of Juvenile Fibromyalgia with an Intensive Physical and Psychosocial Program
    David D Sherry
    Division of Rheumatology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA Electronic address
    J Pediatr 167:731-7. 2015
    ..To assess the short-term and 1-year outcomes of children with fibromyalgia treated with intensive physical and occupational therapy (PT/OT) and psychotherapy...
  21. pmc BIRC4 Mutation: An Important Rare Cause of Uveitis
    Matthew L Basiaga
    From the Division of Rheumatology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
    J Clin Rheumatol 21:444-7. 2015
    ..We conclude that male patients with chronic idiopathic uveitis should be questioned about a history of hemophagocytic lymphocytic histiocytosis during their workup and screened for BIRC4 mutation if appropriate. ..
  22. pmc Detection of inflammatory sacroiliitis in children with magnetic resonance imaging: is gadolinium contrast enhancement necessary?
    Pamela F Weiss
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Arthritis Rheumatol 67:2250-6. 2015
    ..This study was undertaken to determine if magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) contrast is necessary to assess lesions consistent with inflammatory sacroiliitis in children...
  23. pmc National trends in pediatric systemic lupus erythematosus hospitalization in the United States: 2000-2009
    Andrea M Knight
    From the Division of Rheumatology, The Division of General Pediatrics, and the Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Rheumatol 41:539-46. 2014
    ..In the setting of recent healthcare advances and emphasis on reduced spending, we aimed to characterize US trends in inpatient healthcare use and mortality for pediatric systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  24. pmc Diagnosis and treatment of low back pain in the pediatric population
    Alysha J Taxter
    Division of Rheumatology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
    Phys Sportsmed 42:94-104. 2014
    ..Proper diagnosis of back pain is important because prognosis and treatments are significantly different. We review the pertinent evaluation, differential diagnoses, and treatment of low back pain in the pediatric population. ..

Research Grants1

  1. Henoch Schonlein Purpura and Corticosteroid Treatment
    PAMELA WEISS; Fiscal Year: 2008
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