Pediatric Infectious Disease

Publications 1985 2020

1 Citation (Scopus)

Escherichia coli bacteremia, epididymo-orchitis, and scrotal abscess in a neonate

Stark, J. E., Bellman, L. A., Kamel, S. H., Whittam, B., Christenson, J. & Webber, E. C., 2012, In : Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society. 1, 4, p. 340-342 3 p., pis057.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Orchitis
Bacteremia
Abscess
Newborn Infant
Escherichia coli
7 Citations (Scopus)

Esophageal diverticulum: A complication of histoplasmosis in children

Steiner, S. J., Cox, E. G., Gupta, S. K., Kleiman, M. B. & Fitzgerald, J. F., Mar 2005, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 146, 3, p. 426-428 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Esophageal Diverticulum
Histoplasmosis
Traction
Digestive System Endoscopy
Diverticulum
13 Citations (Scopus)

Essential factors for the development of a residency global health track

Campagna, A. M., St. Clair, N. E., Gladding, S. P., Wagner, S. M. & John, C. C., Sep 1 2012, In : Clinical Pediatrics. 51, 9, p. 862-871 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Internship and Residency
Health Education
Global Health
Budgets
Curriculum
27 Citations (Scopus)

Estimation of recent and long-term malaria transmission in a population by antibody testing to multiple Plasmodium falciparum antigens

Ondigo, B. N., Hodges, J. S., Ireland, K. F., Magak, N. G., Lanar, D. E., Dutta, S., Narum, D. L., Park, G. S., Ofulla, A. V. & John, C. C., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 210, 7, p. 1123-1132 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plasmodium falciparum
Malaria
Antigens
Antibodies
Population
8 Citations (Scopus)
Parasitemia
von Willebrand Factor
Plasmodium falciparum
Blood Group Antigens
Malaria
134 Citations (Scopus)

Evidence that invasion-inhibitory antibodies specific for the 19-kDa fragment of merozoite surface protein-1 (MSP-119) can play a protective role against blood-stage Plasmodium falciparum infection in individuals in a malaria endemic area of Africa

John, C. C., O'Donnell, R. A., Sumba, P. O., Moormann, A. M., De Koning-Ward, T. F., King, C. L., Kazura, J. W. & Crabb, B. S., Jul 1 2004, In : Journal of Immunology. 173, 1, p. 666-672 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Merozoite Surface Protein 1
Plasmodium falciparum
Malaria
Antibodies
Immunoglobulin G

Expanding the toolbox in pursuit of a strain transcendent malaria vaccine

Frosch, A. E. P. & John, C. C., Jan 1 2015, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 92, 1, p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Protozoan Antigens
Protozoan Proteins
Merozoite Surface Protein 1
Malaria Vaccines
Falciparum Malaria
1 Citation (Scopus)

Fever, rash, and polyarthralgia in a 5-year-old male

Relich, R., Boyd, K. M., McCoy, M. H., Kaufman, C., Simpson, E. R. & Christenson, J., Aug 1 2016, In : Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 54, 8, p. 1937 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Arthralgia
Exanthema
Fever
22 Citations (Scopus)

Fluorosis because of prolonged voriconazole therapy in a teenager with acute myelogenous leukemia

Skiles, J. L., Imel, E. A., Christenson, J. C., Bell, J. E. & Hulbert, M. L., Nov 10 2011, In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 29, 32, p. e779-e782

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Periostitis
Fusariosis
Pyrimidines
Triazoles
Antifungal Agents
21 Citations (Scopus)

Frequencies of sickle cell trait and glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency differ in highland and nearby lowland malaria-endemic areas of Kenya

Moormann, A. M., Embury, P. E., Opondo, J., Sumba, O. P., Ouma, J. H., Kazura, J. W. & John, C. C., Sep 1 2003, In : Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 97, 5, p. 513-514 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sickle Cell Trait
Glucosephosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency
Kenya
Malaria
Disease Outbreaks
15 Citations (Scopus)

Frequency and risk factors for deep focus of infection in children with staphylococcus aureus bacteremia

Ross, A. C., Toltzis, P., ORiordan, M. A., Millstein, L., Sands, T., Redpath, A. & John, C., May 2008, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 27, 5, p. 396-399 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bacteremia
Staphylococcus aureus
Infection
Bone and Bones
Central Venous Catheters
45 Citations (Scopus)

Gamma interferon responses to Plasmodium falciparum liver-stage antigen 1 and thrombospondin-related adhesive protein and their relationship to age, transmission intensity, and protection against malaria

John, C. C., Moormann, A. M., Sumba, P. O., Ofulla, A. V., Pregibon, D. C. & Kazura, J. W., Sep 1 2004, In : Infection and immunity. 72, 9, p. 5135-5142 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thrombospondin 1
Enzyme-Linked Immunospot Assay
Plasmodium falciparum
Adhesives
Malaria
51 Citations (Scopus)

Global research priorities for infections that affect the nervous system

John, C., Carabin, H., Montano, S. M., Bangirana, P., Zunt, J. R. & Peterson, P. K., Nov 18 2015, In : Nature. 527, 7578, p. S178-S186

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nervous System
Infection
Research
Morbidity
Neuroschistosomiasis
7 Citations (Scopus)

Group A Streptococcal Salpingitis in a Prepubertal Girl

Brown-Harrison, M. C., Christenson, J. C., Harrison, A. M. & Matlak, M. E., Oct 1995, In : Clinical Pediatrics. 34, 10, p. 556-558 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Salpingitis
Streptococcal Infections
Streptococcus pyogenes
Preschool Children
Abdominal Pain
8 Citations (Scopus)

Growth failure, intracranial calcifications, acquired pancytopenia, and unusual humoral immunodeficieney: A genetic syndrome?

Adderson, E. E., Viskochil, D. H., Carey, J. C., Shigeoka, A. O., Christenson, J. C., Bohnsack, J. F. & Hill, H. R., Nov 6 2000, In : American Journal of Medical Genetics. 95, 1, p. 17-20 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancytopenia
Growth
Infection
B-Lymphocytes
Morbidity

Hepatitis A, B, and C

Christenson, J. & Manaloor, J. J., Oct 1 2016, In : Pediatrics in Review. 37, 10, p. 426-438 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hepatitis A
Hepatitis C
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis Viruses
Passive Immunization
7 Citations (Scopus)

Hepatitis A screening for internationally adopted children from hepatitis A endemic countries

Raabe, V. N., Sautter, C., Chesney, M., Eckerle, J. K., Howard, C. R. & John, C. C., Jan 1 2014, In : Clinical Pediatrics. 53, 1, p. 31-37 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hepatitis A virus
Hepatitis A
Virus Diseases
Liberia
Haiti
4 Citations (Scopus)

High rate of inappropriate blood transfusions in the management of children with severe anemia in Ugandan hospitals

Opoka, R. O., Ssemata, A. S., Oyang, W., Nambuya, H., John, C., Tumwine, J. K. & Karamagi, C., Jul 18 2018, In : BMC Health Services Research. 18, 1, 566.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blood Transfusion
Anemia
Hemoglobins
Inpatients
Uganda

Histoplasma capsulatum (Histoplasmosis)

Christenson, J. & Kleiman, M. B., Jun 21 2017, Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. Elsevier Inc., p. 1259-1266.e2

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Histoplasma
Histoplasmosis

HIV infection drives IgM and IgG3 subclass bias in Plasmodium falciparum-specific and total immunoglobulin concentration in Western Kenya

Odhiambo, E. O., Datta, D., Guyah, B., Ayodo, G., Ondigo, B. N., Abong'O, B. O., John, C. & Frosch, A. E. P., Aug 30 2019, In : Malaria Journal. 18, 1, 297.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Kenya
Plasmodium falciparum
HIV Infections
Immunoglobulin M
Immunoglobulins
5 Citations (Scopus)

Host biomarkers are associated with response to therapy and long-term mortality in pediatric severe malaria

Conroy, A. L., Hawkes, M., McDonald, C. R., Kim, H., Higgins, S. J., Barker, K. R., Namasopo, S., Opoka, R. O., John, C., Liles, W. C. & Kain, K. C., 2016, In : Open Forum Infectious Diseases. 3, 3, ofw134.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Angiopoietin-2
Malaria
Biomarkers
Pediatrics
Mortality
49 Citations (Scopus)

Human rabies - Indiana and California, 2006

Christenson, J. C., Holm, B. M., Lechlitner, S., Howell, J. F., Wenger, M., Roy-Burman, A., Hsieh, C. J., LaBar, L., Petru, A., Davis, S., Simons, N., Apolinario, P., Furst, K., Benjamin, B., Christie, L. J., Schnurr, D., Glaser, C. A., Rosenberg, J., Sun, B., Willoughby, R. E. & 1 others, Rupprecht, C. E., Apr 20 2007, In : Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. 56, 15, p. 361-365 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

23 Citations (Scopus)

Humoral and cellular immunity to plasmodium falciparum merozoite surface protein 1 and protection from infection with blood-stage parasites

Moormann, A. M., Sumba, P. O., Chelimo, K., Fang, H., Tisch, D. J., Dent, A. E., John, C. C., Long, C. A., Vulule, J. & Kazura, J. W., Jul 1 2013, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 208, 1, p. 149-158 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Merozoite Surface Protein 1
Plasmodium falciparum
Humoral Immunity
Cellular Immunity
Interferons
20 Citations (Scopus)

Ileocecal histoplasmosis simulating crohn disease in a patient with hyperimmunoglobulin e syndrome

Steiner, S. J., Kleiman, M. B., Corkins, M. R., Christenson, J. C. & Wheat, L. J., Aug 2009, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 28, 8, p. 744-746 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Histoplasmosis
Ileum
Crohn Disease
Job Syndrome
Histoplasma
57 Citations (Scopus)

Immediate neuropsychological and behavioral benefits of computerized cognitive rehabilitation in Ugandan pediatric cerebral malaria survivors

Bangirana, P., Giordani, B., John, C. C., Page, C., Opoka, R. O. & Boivin, M. J., Aug 1 2009, In : Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics. 30, 4, p. 310-318 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cerebral Malaria
Rehabilitation
Pediatrics
Short-Term Memory
Learning
10 Citations (Scopus)
Immunomodulation
Falciparum Malaria
Malaria
Coinfection
Infection
7 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of a national guideline on antibiotic selection for hospitalized pneumonia

Pediatric Research in Inpatient Settings Network, Apr 1 2017, In : Pediatrics. 139, 4, e20163231.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pneumonia
Guidelines
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Penicillins
Publications
4 Citations (Scopus)

Implementing Extended-Infusion Cefepime as Standard of Care in a Children’s Hospital: A Prospective Descriptive Study

Nichols, K. R., Karmire, L. C., Cox, E. G., Kays, M. B. & Knoderer, C. A., Apr 16 2015, In : Annals of Pharmacotherapy. 49, 4, p. 419-426 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Standard of Care
Prospective Studies
cefepime
Pediatric Hospitals
Neonatal Intensive Care Units
10 Citations (Scopus)

Increased length of stay and costs associated with weekend admissions for failure to thrive

Thompson, R. T., Bennett, W. E., Finnell, S. M. E., Downs, S. M. & Carroll, A. E., Mar 2013, In : Pediatrics. 131, 3, p. e805-e810

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Failure to Thrive
Length of Stay
Costs and Cost Analysis
Health Care Costs
Confidence Intervals
15 Citations (Scopus)

Increased levels of soluble interleukin-4 receptor in the sera of patients with visceral leishmaniasis

Sang, D. K., Ouma, J. H., John, C. C., Whalen, C. C., King, C. L., Mahmoud, A. A. F. & Heinzel, F. P., Dec 1 1999, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 179, 3, p. 743-746 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interleukin-4 Receptors
Visceral Leishmaniasis
Interleukin-4
Filariasis
Serum
15 Citations (Scopus)

Infections in Internationally Adopted Children

Eckerle, J. K., Howard, C. R. & John, C. C., Apr 1 2013, In : Pediatric Clinics of North America. 60, 2, p. 487-505 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Communicable Diseases
Parasitic Diseases
Virus Diseases
Infection
Bacterial Infections
6 Citations (Scopus)

Influenza and parainfluenza viral infections in children

Fox, T. G. & Christenson, J. C., Jun 1 2014, In : Pediatrics in Review. 35, 6, p. 217-228 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Paramyxoviridae Infections
Influenza Vaccines
Virus Diseases
Human Influenza
Research
18 Citations (Scopus)

Influenza–associated rhabdomyolysis in a child

Christenson, J. C. & San Joaquin, V. H., Jan 1990, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 9, 1, p. 60-61 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rhabdomyolysis
Human Influenza
5 Citations (Scopus)

Inhaled nitric oxide and cognition in pediatric severe malaria: A randomized double-blind placebo controlled trial

Bangirana, P., Conroy, A. L., Opoka, R. O., Hawkes, M. T., Hermann, L., Miller, C., Namasopo, S., Liles, W. C., John, C. & Kain, K. C., Jan 1 2018, In : PLoS One. 13, 1, e0191550.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pediatrics
cognition
malaria
Cognition
Malaria
31 Citations (Scopus)

Inhaled nitric oxide as adjunctive therapy for severe malaria: a randomized controlled trial

Hawkes, M. T., Conroy, A. L., Opoka, R. O., Hermann, L., Thorpe, K. E., McDonald, C., Kim, H., Higgins, S., Namasopo, S., John, C., Miller, C., Liles, W. C. & Kain, K. C., Oct 29 2015, In : Malaria Journal. 14, 1, 946.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Malaria
Nitric Oxide
Randomized Controlled Trials
Angiopoietin-2
Placebos
28 Citations (Scopus)

Inhaled nitric oxide for the adjunctive therapy of severe malaria: Protocol for a randomized controlled trial

Hawkes, M., Opoka, R. O., Namasopo, S., Miller, C., Thorpe, K. E., Lavery, J. V., Conroy, A. L., Liles, W. C., John, C. C. & Kain, K. C., Jul 13 2011, In : Trials. 12, 176.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Malaria
Nitric Oxide
Randomized Controlled Trials
Angiopoietin-2
Mortality
25 Citations (Scopus)

Inpatient mortality in children with clinically diagnosed malaria as compared with microscopically confirmed malaria

Opoka, R. O., Xia, Z., Bangirana, P. & John, C. C., Apr 2008, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 27, 4, p. 319-324 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Child Mortality
Malaria
Inpatients
Microscopy
Plasmodium falciparum
3 Citations (Scopus)

Insufflation anesthesia for suture removal after cheiloplasty [2]

Christenson, J. C. & Presson, R. G., Jan 1 1991, In : Anesthesiology. 74, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Inhalation Anesthesia
Suture Techniques
Preschool Children
Plastic Surgery
Lip
13 Citations (Scopus)

Interferon-gamma responses to Plasmodium falciparum liver-stage antigen-1 and merozoite-surface protein-1 increase with age in children in a malaria holoendemic area of western Kenya

Chelimo, K., Sumba, P. O., Kazura, J. W., Ofula, A. V. & John, C. C., Nov 5 2003, In : Malaria Journal. 2, p. 1-7 7 p., 1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Merozoite Surface Protein 1
Kenya
Plasmodium falciparum
Malaria
Interferon-gamma
1 Citation (Scopus)

Interferon- γ responses to Plasmodium falciparum vaccine candidate antigens decrease in the absence of malaria transmission

Ayieko, C., Ogola, B. S., Ochola, L., Ngwena, G. A. M., Ayodo, G., Hodges, J. S., Noland, G. S. & John, C., 2017, In : PeerJ. 2017, 1, e2855.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plasmodium falciparum
interferons
malaria
Interferons
Malaria
33 Citations (Scopus)

International electives at the university of Minnesota global pediatric residency program: Opportunities for education in all accreditation council for graduate medical education competencies

Gladding, S., Zink, T., Howard, C., Campagna, A., Slusher, T. & John, C., May 1 2012, In : Academic Pediatrics. 12, 3, p. 245-250 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graduate Medical Education
Accreditation
Internship and Residency
Learning
Pediatrics
2 Citations (Scopus)

International Travel with Infants and Children

Weinberg, N., Weinberg, M., Maloney, S., Mackell, S. M., Shealy, K., Howard, C. R. & John, C. C., Dec 1 2009, CDC Health Information for International Travel 2010. Elsevier Inc., p. 428-456 29 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

111 Citations (Scopus)

Intravenous ribavirin for hantavirus pulmonary syndrome: Safety and tolerance during 1 year of open-label experience

Chapman, L. E., Mertz, G. J., Peters, C. J., Jolson, H. M., Khan, A. S., Ksiazek, T. G., Koster, F. T., Baum, K. F., Rollin, P. E., Pavia, A. T., Holman, R. C., Christenson, J. C., Rubin, P. J., Behrman, R. E., Wilson Bell, L. J., Simpson, G. L. & Sadek, R. F., Dec 1 1999, In : Antiviral Therapy. 4, 4, p. 211-219 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome
Ribavirin
Safety
Hantavirus Infections
Pancreatitis
77 Citations (Scopus)

Invasive serotype a Haemophilus influenzae infections with a virulence genotype resembling Haemophilus influenzae type b: emerging pathogen in the vaccine era?

Adderson, E. E., Byington, C. L., Spencer, L., Kimball, A., Hindiyeh, M., Carroll, K., Mottice, S., Korgenski, E. K., Christenson, J. C. & Pavia, A. T., Jul 2001, In : Pediatrics. 108, 1, p. E18

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Haemophilus Infections
Haemophilus influenzae type b
Haemophilus influenzae
Human Influenza
Virulence
10 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
meropenem
Ceftazidime
Imipenem
Cystic Fibrosis
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
3 Citations (Scopus)

Iron, inflammation, and malaria in the pregnant woman and her child: Saving lives, saving brains

Cusick, S. E. & John, C., Oct 1 2016, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 95, 4, p. 739-740 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Malaria
Pregnant Women
Iron
Inflammation
Brain

Laboratory Diagnosis of Infection Due to Bacteria, Fungi, Parasites, and Rickettsiae

Christenson, J. & Kent Korgenski, E., Aug 30 2012, Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: Fourth Edition. Elsevier Inc., p. 1373-1384.e5

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Laboratory Infection
Rickettsia
Clinical Laboratory Techniques
Parasites
Fungi

Laboratory Diagnosis of Infection Due to Bacteria, Fungi, Parasites, and Rickettsiae

Christenson, J., Korgenski, E. K. & Relich, R., Jun 21 2017, Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. Elsevier Inc., p. 1422-1434.e3

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Laboratory Infection
Rickettsia
Clinical Laboratory Techniques
Parasites
Fungi
3 Citations (Scopus)

Lack of mortality in 22 children with sickle cell anemia and severe malarial anemia

Opoka, R. O., Bangirana, P., Idro, R., Shabani, E., Namazzi, R. & John, C., Jan 1 2018, In : Pediatric Blood and Cancer. 65, 1, e26745.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sickle Cell Anemia
Sickle Hemoglobin
Anemia
Child Mortality
Malaria
16 Citations (Scopus)

Latent tuberculosis infection in children: A call for revised treatment guidelines

Finnell, S. M. E., Christenson, J. C. & Downs, S. M., Mar 1 2009, In : Pediatrics. 123, 3, p. 816-822 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Latent Tuberculosis
Isoniazid
Rifampin
Guidelines
Therapeutics