Pediatric Infectious Disease

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A community pseudo-outbreak of invasive Staphylococcus aureus infection

Adderson, E., Pavia, A., Christenson, J., Davis, R., Leonard, R. & Carroll, K., Jul 2000, In : Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease. 37, 3, p. 219-221 3 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Acquired toxoplasmosis after orthotopic heart transplantation in a sulfonamide-allergic patient

Sanchez Mejia, A., Debrunner, M., Cox, E. & Caldwell, R., Jan 1 2011, In : Pediatric Cardiology. 32, 1, p. 91-93 3 p.

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5 Scopus citations

Actionable recommendations in the Bright Futures child health supervision guidelines

Finnell, S. M. E., Stanton, J. L. & Downs, S. M., 2014, In : Applied Clinical Informatics. 5, 3, p. 651-659 9 p.

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8 Scopus citations

Acute deafness as the presenting symptom of bacterial meningitis

Cox, E., Kleiman, M. & Gelfand, I., Apr 2009, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 28, 4, p. 342-343 2 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Acute kidney injury in Ugandan children with severe malaria is associated with long-term behavioral problems

Hickson, M. R., Conroy, A. L., Bangirana, P., Opoka, R. O., Idro, R., Ssenkusu, J. M. & John, C. C., Dec 2019, In : PloS one. 14, 12, e0226405.

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Acute kidney injury is associated with impaired cognition and chronic kidney disease in a prospective cohort of children with severe malaria

Conroy, A. L., Opoka, R. O., Bangirana, P., Idro, R., Ssenkusu, J. M., Datta, D., Hodges, J. S., Morgan, C. & John, C. C., May 21 2019, In : BMC medicine. 17, 1, 98.

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5 Scopus citations

Acute kidney injury is common in pediatric severe malaria and is associated with increased mortality

Conroy, A. L., Hawkes, M., Elphinstone, R. E., Morgan, C., Hermann, L., Barker, K. R., Namasopo, S., Opoka, R. O., John, C., Liles, W. C. & Kain, K. C., Apr 1 2016, In : Open Forum Infectious Diseases. 3, 2, ofw046.

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23 Scopus citations

Adherence to clinical guidelines is associated with reduced inpatient mortality among children with severe anemia in Ugandan hospitals

Opoka, R. O., Ssemata, A. S., Oyang, W., Nambuya, H., John, C. C., Karamagi, C. & Tumwine, J. K., Jan 2019, In : PloS one. 14, 1, e0210982.

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2 Scopus citations

Admission EEG findings in diverse paediatric cerebral malaria populations predict outcomes

Postels, D. G., Wu, X., Li, C., Kaplan, P. W., Seydel, K. B., Taylor, T. E., Kousa, Y. A., Idro, R., Opoka, R., John, C. C. & Birbeck, G. L., May 22 2018, In : Malaria Journal. 17, 1, 208.

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5 Scopus citations

Aerosolized ribavirin treatment of respiratory syncytial virus infection in infants hospitalized during an epidemic

Conrad, D. A., Christenson, J. C., Waner, J. L. & Marks, M. I., Feb 1987, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 6, 2, p. 152-158 7 p.

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50 Scopus citations

A family cluster of five cases of group A streptococcal pneumonia.

Roy, S., Kaplan, E. L., Rodriguez, B., Schreiber, J. R., Salata, R. A., Palavecino, E. & John, C. C., Jul 2003, In : Pediatrics. 112, 1 Pt 1, p. e61-65

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20 Scopus citations

Age-related differences in the detection of Plasmodium falciparum infection by PCR and microscopy, in an area of Kenya with holo-endemic malaria

Ofulla, A. V., Moormann, A. M., Embury, P. E., Kazura, J. W., Sumba, P. O. & John, C. C., Jun 1 2005, In : Annals of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology. 99, 4, p. 431-435 5 p.

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7 Scopus citations

Alterations in Systemic Extracellular Heme and Hemopexin Are Associated with Adverse Clinical Outcomes in Ugandan Children with Severe Malaria

Elphinstone, R. E., Conroy, A. L., Hawkes, M., Hermann, L., Namasopo, S., Warren, H. S., John, C., Liles, W. C. & Kain, K. C., Oct 15 2016, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 214, 8, p. 1268-1275 8 p.

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17 Scopus citations

An epidemiological investigation of a sustained high rate of pediatric parapneumonic empyema: Risk factors and microbiological associations

Byington, C. L., Spencer, L. S. Y., Johnson, T. A., Pavia, A. T., Allen, D., Mason, E. O., Kaplan, S., Carroll, K. C., Daly, J. A., Christenson, J. C. & Samore, M. H., Feb 15 2002, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 34, 4, p. 434-440 7 p.

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281 Scopus citations

An ethical analysis of Opt-Out HIV screening for pregnant women

Wocial, L. D. & Cox, E. G., Jul 2013, In : JOGNN - Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, and Neonatal Nursing. 42, 4, p. 485-491 7 p.

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3 Scopus citations

An Evaluation of Various Ventilator-Associated Infection Criteria in a PICU

Beardsley, A. L., Nitu, M., Cox, E. & Benneyworth, B. D., Jan 1 2016, In : Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. 17, 1, p. 73-80 8 p.

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18 Scopus citations

Antibodies to Plasmodium falciparum antigens predict a higher risk of malaria but protection from symptoms once parasitemic

Greenhouse, B., Ho, B., Hubbard, A., Njama-Meya, D., Narum, D. L., Lanar, D. E., Dutta, S., Rosenthal, P. J., Dorsey, G. & John, C. C., Jul 1 2011, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 204, 1, p. 19-26 8 p.

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60 Scopus citations

Antibodies to Plasmodium falciparum antigens vary by age and antigen in children in a malaria-holoendemic area of Kenya

Chelimo, K., Ofulla, A. V., Narum, D. L., Kazura, J. W., Lanar, D. E. & John, C. C., Aug 2005, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 24, 8, p. 680-684 5 p.

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22 Scopus citations

Antibodies to plasmodium falciparum erythrocyte-binding antigen-175 are associated with protection from clinical malaria

McCarra, M. B., Ayodo, G., Sumba, P. O., Kazura, J. W., Moormann, A. M., Narum, D. L. & John, C. C., Dec 1 2011, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 30, 12, p. 1037-1042 6 p.

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24 Scopus citations

Antibodies to pre-erythrocytic Plasmodium falciparum antigens and risk of clinical malaria in Kenyan children

John, C. C., Tande, A. J., Moormann, A. M., Sumba, P. O., Lanar, D. E., Min, X. M. & Kazura, J. W., Feb 15 2008, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 197, 4, p. 519-526 8 p.

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58 Scopus citations
46 Scopus citations

Antimicrobial Prophylaxis for External Ventricular Drains in Pediatric Neurosurgical Patients

Ifeachor, A. P., Nichols, K. R., Morris, J. L., Cox, E., Smith, J. & Sinclair, E. A., Mar 20 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Pediatric Drugs.

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3 Scopus citations

Application of classic utilities to published pediatric cost-utility studies

Finnell, S. M. E., Carroll, A. E. & Downs, S. M., Jan 1 2012, In : Academic Pediatrics. 12, 3, p. 219-228 10 p.

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8 Scopus citations

Approach to Immunization for the Traveling Child

Myers, A. L. & Christenson, J., Dec 1 2015, In : Infectious Disease Clinics of North America. 29, 4, p. 745-757 13 p.

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4 Scopus citations

A preliminary examination of the construct validity of the KABC-II in Ugandan children with a history of cerebral malaria

Bangirana, P., Seggane-Musisi, Allebeck, P., Giordani, B., Chandy, C. J., Opoka, O. R., Byarugaba, J., Ehnvall, A. & Boivin, M. J., Sep 1 2009, In : African Health Sciences. 9, 3, p. 186-192 7 p.

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53 Scopus citations
9 Scopus citations

Assessment of the validity of reported antibiotic allergic reactions in pediatric patients

Miller, L. E., Knoderer, C. A., Cox, E. G. & Kleiman, M. B., Aug 1 2011, In : Pharmacotherapy. 31, 8, p. 736-741 6 p.

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9 Scopus citations

A step toward high reliability: Implementation of a daily safety brief in a Children's Hospital

Saysana, M., Mccaskey, M., Cox, E., Thompson, R., Tuttle, L. K. & Haut, P. R., Sep 1 2017, In : Journal of Patient Safety. 13, 3, p. 149-152 4 p.

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Asymptomatic malaria and other infections in children adopted from Ethiopia, United States, 2006–2011

Adebo, S. M., Eckerle, J. K., Andrews, M. E., Howard, C. R. & John, C. C., Jan 1 2015, In : Emerging Infectious Diseases. 21, 7, p. 1227-1229 3 p.

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7 Scopus citations

Attempts to change culture in a line-obsessed pediatric world: The Riley Heart Center line initiative

Cox, E., Flaspohler, T., Jennings, A., Bringman, S., Crumpacker, B., Cordes, T. & Turrentine, M. W., Oct 1 2011, In : American Journal of Infection Control. 39, 8, p. 690-692 3 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Autoantibody levels are associated with acute kidney injury, anemia and post-discharge morbidity and mortality in Ugandan children with severe malaria

Rivera-Correa, J., Conroy, A. L., Opoka, R. O., Batte, A., Namazzi, R., Ouma, B., Bangirana, P., Idro, R., Schwaderer, A. L., John, C. C. & Rodriguez, A., Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific reports. 9, 1, 14940.

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1 Scopus citations

Bacillus cereus infections among oncology patients at a children's hospital

Christenson, J. C., Byington, C., Korgenski, E. K., Adderson, E. E., Bruggers, C., Adams, R. H., Jenkins, E., Hohmann, S., Carroll, K., Daly, J. A. & Pavia, A. T., Jan 1 1999, In : American Journal of Infection Control. 27, 6, p. 543-546 4 p.

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22 Scopus citations

Candida lusitaniae: An emerging human pathogen

Christenson, J. C., Guruswamy, A., Mukwaya, G. & Rettig, P. J., Aug 1987, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 6, 8, p. 755-757 3 p.

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33 Scopus citations

Caregivers and community perceptions of blood transfusion for children with severe anaemia in Uganda

Dhabangi, A., Idro, R., John, C. C., Dzik, W. H., Opoka, R., Siu, G. E., Ayebare, F. & van Hensbroek, M. B., Feb 1 2019, In : Transfusion Medicine. 29, 1, p. 61-67 7 p.

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Case report: Birth outcome and neurodevelopment in placental malaria discordant twins

Conroy, A. L., Bangirana, P., Muhindo, M. K., Kakuru, A., Jagannathan, P., Opoka, R. O., Liechty, E. A., Nakalembe, M., Kamya, M. R., Dorsey, G. & John, C. C., Jan 1 2019, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 100, 3, p. 552-555 4 p.

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1 Scopus citations
6 Scopus citations

Cerebral aneurysms in a child with acquired immune deficiency syndrome during rapid immune reconstitution

Bonkowsky, J. L., Christenson, J. C., Nixon, G. W. & Pavia, A. T., Jun 2002, In : Journal of Child Neurology. 17, 6, p. 457-460 4 p.

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26 Scopus citations

Cerebral malaria in children

John, C. C. & Idro, R. I., Jan 1 2003, In : Infections in Medicine. 20, 1, p. 53-58 6 p.

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5 Scopus citations

Cerebral malaria in children is associated with long-term cognitive impairment

John, C. C., Bangirana, P., Byarugaba, J., Opoka, R. O., Idro, R., Jurek, A. M., Wu, B. & Boivin, M. J., Jul 1 2008, In : Pediatrics. 122, 1, p. e92-e99

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169 Scopus citations

Cerebral malaria is associated with long-term mental health disorders: A cross sectional survey of a long-term cohort

Idro, R., Kakooza-Mwesige, A., Asea, B., Ssebyala, K., Bangirana, P., Opoka, R. O., Lubowa, S. K., Semrud-Clikeman, M., John, C. C. & Nalugya, J., Mar 31 2016, In : Malaria Journal. 15, 1, 184.

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25 Scopus citations

Cerebrospinal fluid cytokine levels and cognitive impairment in cerebral malaria

John, C. C., Panoskaltsis-Mortari, A., Opoka, R. O., Park, G. S., Orchard, P. J., Jurek, A. M., Idro, R., Byarugaba, J. & Boivin, M. J., Feb 1 2008, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 78, 2, p. 198-205 8 p.

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103 Scopus citations

Cerebrospinal fluid kynurenine and kynurenic acid concentrations are associated with coma duration and long-term neurocognitive impairment in Ugandan children with cerebral malaria

Holmberg, D., Franzén-Röhl, E., Idro, R., Opoka, R. O., Bangirana, P., Sellgren, C. M., Wickström, R., Färnert, A., Schwieler, L., Engberg, G. & John, C. C., Jul 28 2017, In : Malaria Journal. 16, 1, 303.

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10 Scopus citations

Changes in antigen-specific cytokine and chemokine responses to Plasmodium falciparum antigens in a highland area of kenya after a prolonged absence of malaria exposure

Ochola, L. A., Ayieko, C., Kisia, L., Magak, N. G., Shabani, E., Ouma, C. & John, C. C., 2014, In : Infection and immunity. 82, 9, p. 3775-3782 8 p.

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6 Scopus citations

Changes in B Cell Populations and Merozoite Surface Protein-1-Specific Memory B Cell Responses after Prolonged Absence of Detectable P. falciparum Infection

Ayieko, C., Maue, A. C., Jura, W. G. Z. O., Noland, G. S., Ayodo, G., Rochford, R. & John, C. C., Jun 27 2013, In : PLoS ONE. 8, 6, e67230.

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21 Scopus citations

Characterization of immunoglobulin G antibodies to Plasmodium falciparum sporozoite surface antigen MB2 in malaria exposed individuals

Nguyen, T. V., Sacci, J. B., De La Vega, P., John, C. C., James, A. A. & Kang, A. S., Dec 28 2009, In : Malaria Journal. 8, 1, 235.

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6 Scopus citations

Chitinase-3-like 1 is a biomarker of acute kidney injury and mortality in paediatric severe malaria NCT01255215 NCT

Conroy, A. L., Hawkes, M. T., Elphinstone, R., Opoka, R. O., Namasopo, S., Miller, C., John, C. C. & Kain, K. C., Feb 15 2018, In : Malaria Journal. 17, 1, 82.

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4 Scopus citations

Clinical comparison of retinopathy-positive and retinopathy-negative cerebral Malaria

Villaverde, C., Namazzi, R., Shabani, E., Opoka, R. O. & John, C., 2017, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 96, 5, p. 1176-1184 9 p.

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12 Scopus citations

Clinical manifestations of severe malaria in the highlands of Southwestern Uganda

Idro, R., Bitarakwate, E., Tumwesigire, S. & John, C. C., May 1 2005, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 72, 5, p. 561-567 7 p.

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26 Scopus citations

Clinicians' response to computerized detection of infections

Rocha, B. H. S. C., Christenson, J. C., Evans, R. S. & Gardner, R. M., Jan 1 2001, In : Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. 8, 2, p. 117-125 9 p.

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16 Scopus citations

Cognition, behaviour and academic skills after cognitive rehabilitation in Ugandan children surviving severe malaria: A randomised trial

Bangirana, P., Allebeck, P., Boivin, M. J., John, C. C., Page, C., Ehnvall, A. & Musisi, S., Aug 4 2011, In : BMC Neurology. 11, 96.

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31 Scopus citations