Laurens Holmes

Summary

Affiliation: University of Delaware
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Health Disparities in Pediatric Asthma: Comprehensive Tertiary Care Center Experience
    Laurens Holmes
    Health Equity and Inclusion Office, Nemours AI duPont Hospital for Children, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Delaware Electronic address
    J Natl Med Assoc 107:4-8. 2015
  2. pmc Impact of androgen deprivation therapy on racial/ethnic disparities in the survival of older men treated for locoregional prostate cancer
    Laurens Holmes
    Epidemiology Laboratory at the Nemours Center for Childhood Cancer Research, Wilmington, Delaware 19803, USA
    Cancer Control 16:176-85. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint A five-year breast cancer-specific survival disadvantage of African American women
    Laurens Holmes
    Orthopedic Department, A I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE, USA
    Afr J Reprod Health 14:195-200. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Clinical epidemiologic characterization of orthopaedic and neurological manifestations in children with leukodystrophies
    Larry Holmes
    Department of Orthopedics, A I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 31:587-93. 2011
  5. pmc Cultural Competence in Pediatrics: Health Care Provider Knowledge, Awareness, and Skills
    Kirk Dabney
    Nemours Office of Health Equity and Inclusion, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 13:ijerph13010014. 2015
  6. doi request reprint The Long-term Outcome of Early Spine Fusion for Scoliosis in Children With Cerebral Palsy
    Prakash Sitoula
    Nemours Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE
    Clin Spine Surg 29:E406-12. 2016
  7. pmc Preoperative halo-gravity traction with and without thoracoscopic anterior release for skeletal dysplasia patients with severe kyphoscoliosis
    Sina Pourtaheri
    Department of Orthopaedics, Nemours Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, P O Box 269, Wilmington, DE, 19899, USA
    J Child Orthop 10:135-42. 2016
  8. pmc Epidemiologic, Racial and Healthographic Mapping of Delaware Pediatric Cancer: 2004-2014
    Laurens Holmes
    Nemours Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, Office of Health Equity and Inclusion, 2200 Concord Pike, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 13:ijerph13010049. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Deep Wound Infections After Pediatric Scoliosis Surgery
    Sina Pourtaheri
    Department of Orthopaedics, Nemours Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, P O Box 269, Wilmington, DE 19899, USA
    Spine Deform 3:533-540. 2015
  10. ncbi request reprint Incidence of Carpal Coalition in the Pediatric Population
    Blazej Pruszczynski
    Department of Orthopaedics and Paediatric Orthopaedics, Medical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland Departments of Orthopaedics Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Health Equity Inclusion Office, Nemours Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE
    J Pediatr Orthop 36:e106-e110. 2016

Collaborators

  • Xianglin L Du
  • Kirk Dabney
  • Sina Pourtaheri
  • Prakash Sitoula
  • Freeman Miller
  • Kenneth J Rogers
  • Blazej Pruszczynski
  • Julieanne P Sees
  • Suken A Shah
  • Heidi H Kecskemethy
  • Steven Bachrach
  • Colleen P Ditro
  • Jeremy Saller
  • Kenneth Rogers
  • Jennifer M Ty
  • William G MacKenzie
  • Julieanne Sees
  • Lynn Bayne
  • Lavisha McClarin
  • Patricia Oceanic
  • Arie L Nettles
  • Diane Fitzgerald
  • Emily Romano
  • Susan Dubowy

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Health Disparities in Pediatric Asthma: Comprehensive Tertiary Care Center Experience
    Laurens Holmes
    Health Equity and Inclusion Office, Nemours AI duPont Hospital for Children, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Delaware Electronic address
    J Natl Med Assoc 107:4-8. 2015
    ..The underlying causes of these disparities are not fully understood. We aimed to examine racial/ethnic variances in pediatric asthma prevalence/admission...
  2. pmc Impact of androgen deprivation therapy on racial/ethnic disparities in the survival of older men treated for locoregional prostate cancer
    Laurens Holmes
    Epidemiology Laboratory at the Nemours Center for Childhood Cancer Research, Wilmington, Delaware 19803, USA
    Cancer Control 16:176-85. 2009
    ..Racial disparities persist in prostate cancer (CaP) treatment and survival, but disparities in androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) and the degree to which it affects racial differences in survival remains to be fully assessed...
  3. ncbi request reprint A five-year breast cancer-specific survival disadvantage of African American women
    Laurens Holmes
    Orthopedic Department, A I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE, USA
    Afr J Reprod Health 14:195-200. 2010
    ..AA demonstrated survival disadvantage compared with either Caucasia ns or Asians, which persisted even after controlling factors known to influence breast cancer survival...
  4. doi request reprint Clinical epidemiologic characterization of orthopaedic and neurological manifestations in children with leukodystrophies
    Larry Holmes
    Department of Orthopedics, A I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 31:587-93. 2011
    ..However, the epidemiologic profile of LKD remains largely unknown. We aimed in this study to characterize LKD by demographics, family history, orthopaedic and neurological manifestations, and clinical subtypes...
  5. pmc Cultural Competence in Pediatrics: Health Care Provider Knowledge, Awareness, and Skills
    Kirk Dabney
    Nemours Office of Health Equity and Inclusion, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 13:ijerph13010014. 2015
    ..4% vs. 74.5%, z = 1.8, p = 0.06). Culturally competent training in a pediatric environment significantly enhances knowledge, awareness and to some extent skills in providing care to culturally diverse patient population. ..
  6. doi request reprint The Long-term Outcome of Early Spine Fusion for Scoliosis in Children With Cerebral Palsy
    Prakash Sitoula
    Nemours Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE
    Clin Spine Surg 29:E406-12. 2016
    ..Retrospective review of radiographs and charts (case-only)...
  7. pmc Preoperative halo-gravity traction with and without thoracoscopic anterior release for skeletal dysplasia patients with severe kyphoscoliosis
    Sina Pourtaheri
    Department of Orthopaedics, Nemours Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, P O Box 269, Wilmington, DE, 19899, USA
    J Child Orthop 10:135-42. 2016
    ..Our purpose was to assess the safety and efficacy of traction in children with skeletal dysplasia who present with severe kyphoscoliosis...
  8. pmc Epidemiologic, Racial and Healthographic Mapping of Delaware Pediatric Cancer: 2004-2014
    Laurens Holmes
    Nemours Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, Office of Health Equity and Inclusion, 2200 Concord Pike, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 13:ijerph13010049. 2015
    ..These findings are indicative of the need for cancer-specific health education, awareness and prevention programs in reducing the observed disparities in Delaware. ..
  9. doi request reprint Deep Wound Infections After Pediatric Scoliosis Surgery
    Sina Pourtaheri
    Department of Orthopaedics, Nemours Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, P O Box 269, Wilmington, DE 19899, USA
    Spine Deform 3:533-540. 2015
    ..Retrospective clinical and radiographic review...
  10. ncbi request reprint Incidence of Carpal Coalition in the Pediatric Population
    Blazej Pruszczynski
    Department of Orthopaedics and Paediatric Orthopaedics, Medical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland Departments of Orthopaedics Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Health Equity Inclusion Office, Nemours Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE
    J Pediatr Orthop 36:e106-e110. 2016
    ..Data on CC in the pediatric population are limited. This study examines the prevalence of CC in the pediatric population and characterizes the presentation and associated musculoskeletal conditions...
  11. pmc Implication of Socio-Demographics on Cognitive-Related Symptoms in Sports Concussion Among Children
    Laurens Holmes
    Nemours Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, Office of Health Equity and Inclusion, P O Box 269, Wilmington, DE, 19803, USA
    Sports Med Open 2:38. 2016
    ..We aimed to characterize CRS and to examine its relationship with race, ethnicity, age, insurance, and sex in a pediatric population...
  12. pmc Racial and Ethnic Heterogeneity in the Association Between Total Cholesterol and Pediatric Obesity
    Laurens Holmes
    Nemours A I Dupont Children s Hospital, Nemours Office of Health Equity and amp Inclusion, 2200 Concord Pike, 8th Floor, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 13:ijerph13010019. 2015
    ..59-2.77), but lowest among Whites (ARR = 2.40, 99% CI, 2.39-2.64), and SOR (ARR = 2.33, 99% CI, 2.19-2.50). In a large sample of children, total cholesterol directly correlates with BMI, with an observed racial and ethnic heterogeneity. ..
  13. doi request reprint Pamidronate Treatment to Prevent Reoccurring Fractures in Children With Cerebral Palsy
    Julieanne P Sees
    Departments of Orthopaedics Biomedical Research Medical Imaging Pediatrics, Nemours Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE
    J Pediatr Orthop 36:193-7. 2016
    ..Our review evaluates the outcome of pamidronate treatment in these children...