Stephen Bickler

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The transition from a rural to an urban environment in Africa alters G protein-coupled receptor signaling
    Stephen W Bickler
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Rady Children s Hospital, San Diego, CA 92123, USA Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of California, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA Center for Investigations of Health and Education Disparities, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, 0739, La Jolla, CA 92093 0739, USA Electronic address
    Med Hypotheses 95:49-53. 2016
  2. ncbi request reprint Non-communicable diseases: is their emergence in industrialized societies related to changes in neuroendocrine function?
    S W Bickler
    Department of Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, Independence Drive, Banjul, The Gambia
    Med Hypotheses 54:825-8. 2000
  3. pmc Epidemiology of paediatric surgical admissions to a government referral hospital in the Gambia
    S W Bickler
    Department of Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, Banjul, The Gambia
    Bull World Health Organ 78:1330-6. 2000
  4. pmc Surgical services for children in developing countries
    S W Bickler
    University of California, San Diego, CA 92103 8404, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 80:829-35. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Need for paediatric surgery care in an urban area of The Gambia
    Stephen W Bickler
    Department of Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, Banjul, The Gambia
    Trop Doct 33:91-4. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Tropical enteropathy protects against Western diseases in environments of poor sanitation
    Stephen W Bickler
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of California, San Diego Medical Center, 200 West Arbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92103 8401, United States
    Med Hypotheses 67:146-50. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Western diseases: current concepts and implications for pediatric surgery research and practice
    Stephen W Bickler
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of California San Diego Medical Center, 200 West Arbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92103 8401, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 24:251-5. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Global surgery--defining a research agenda
    Stephen W Bickler
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of California, San Diego, CA 92093, USA
    Lancet 372:90-2. 2008
  9. pmc Key concepts for estimating the burden of surgical conditions and the unmet need for surgical care
    Stephen Bickler
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, USA
    World J Surg 34:374-80. 2010
  10. pmc Improving surgical care in low- and middle-income countries: a pivotal role for the World Health Organization
    Stephen W Bickler
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of California at San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive 0739, La Jolla, CA 92093 0739, USA
    World J Surg 34:386-90. 2010

Collaborators

  • Raul Coimbra
  • Doruk Ozgediz
  • Renee Hsia
  • David A Spiegel
  • David M Cauvi
  • Antonio De Maio
  • Robert Drummond
  • Dennis Hawisher
  • Donghuan Song
  • Julia Grabowski
  • Daniel E Vazquez
  • Christina Shen
  • Diego F Nino
  • Virginia L Vega
  • Todd Costantini
  • Mark A Talamini
  • Michael R Williams
  • Jose A Bermudez
  • Wisler Charles
  • Boto Sanno-Duanda

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi request reprint The transition from a rural to an urban environment in Africa alters G protein-coupled receptor signaling
    Stephen W Bickler
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Rady Children s Hospital, San Diego, CA 92123, USA Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of California, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA Center for Investigations of Health and Education Disparities, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, 0739, La Jolla, CA 92093 0739, USA Electronic address
    Med Hypotheses 95:49-53. 2016
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Non-communicable diseases: is their emergence in industrialized societies related to changes in neuroendocrine function?
    S W Bickler
    Department of Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, Independence Drive, Banjul, The Gambia
    Med Hypotheses 54:825-8. 2000
    ....
  3. pmc Epidemiology of paediatric surgical admissions to a government referral hospital in the Gambia
    S W Bickler
    Department of Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, Banjul, The Gambia
    Bull World Health Organ 78:1330-6. 2000
    ..Such information is necessary for assessing the impact of such conditions on child health and for setting priorities to improve paediatric surgical care...
  4. pmc Surgical services for children in developing countries
    S W Bickler
    University of California, San Diego, CA 92103 8404, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 80:829-35. 2002
    ..Surgical care should be an essential component of child health programmes in developing countries...
  5. ncbi request reprint Need for paediatric surgery care in an urban area of The Gambia
    Stephen W Bickler
    Department of Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, Banjul, The Gambia
    Trop Doct 33:91-4. 2003
    ..4% by age 15 years. Our data suggest surgical diseases commonly affect children living in Banjul. Surgical care should be an essential component of child health programmes in developing countries...
  6. ncbi request reprint Tropical enteropathy protects against Western diseases in environments of poor sanitation
    Stephen W Bickler
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of California, San Diego Medical Center, 200 West Arbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92103 8401, United States
    Med Hypotheses 67:146-50. 2006
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Western diseases: current concepts and implications for pediatric surgery research and practice
    Stephen W Bickler
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of California San Diego Medical Center, 200 West Arbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92103 8401, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 24:251-5. 2008
    ..Understanding the molecular mechanisms that give rise to Western diseases could lead to new therapeutic and prevention strategies for some of the most common pediatric surgical conditions in industrialized countries...
  8. doi request reprint Global surgery--defining a research agenda
    Stephen W Bickler
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of California, San Diego, CA 92093, USA
    Lancet 372:90-2. 2008
  9. pmc Key concepts for estimating the burden of surgical conditions and the unmet need for surgical care
    Stephen Bickler
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, USA
    World J Surg 34:374-80. 2010
    ..Surgical care is emerging as a crucial issue in global public health. Methodology is needed to assess the impact of surgical care from a public health perspective...
  10. pmc Improving surgical care in low- and middle-income countries: a pivotal role for the World Health Organization
    Stephen W Bickler
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of California at San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive 0739, La Jolla, CA 92093 0739, USA
    World J Surg 34:386-90. 2010
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Sulfur amino acid metabolism limits the growth of children living in environments of poor sanitation
    Stephen W Bickler
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Rady Children s Hospital, School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0739, USA
    Med Hypotheses 77:380-2. 2011
    ..Identifying sulfur amino acid metabolism as a mechanism leading to poor growth provides a new testable hypothesis for the undernutrition observed in children living in settings of poor sanitation...
  12. pmc Period of irreversible therapeutic intervention during sepsis correlates with phase of innate immune dysfunction
    David M Cauvi
    School of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093, USA
    J Biol Chem 287:19804-15. 2012
    ....
  13. pmc Deletion of scavenger receptor A gene in mice resulted in protection from septic shock and modulation of TLR4 signaling in isolated peritoneal macrophages
    Robert Drummond
    MSTP program Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Innate Immun 19:30-41. 2013
    ..The contribution of Sra to the outcome of sepsis may be a combination of changes in TLR4 signaling pathway and elevated levels of HDL in circulation, but also LPS toxicity...
  14. pmc Tumor necrosis factor expression is ameliorated after exposure to an acidic environment
    Julia Grabowski
    University of California San Diego, School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, La Jolla, California 92093 0739, USA
    J Surg Res 173:127-34. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the cellular and molecular mechanisms responsible for the reduced response after exposure to acidic environments...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pediatric trauma at a government referral hospital in The Gambia
    Christina Shen
    Department of Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, Banjul, The Gambia
    West Afr J Med 22:287-90. 2003
    ..To determine the pattern of childhood injuries at a government referral hospital in sub-Saharan Africa...
  16. ncbi request reprint Pediatric surgery in the developing world
    Stephen W Bickler
    J Pediatr Surg 40:1969-70. 2005