Pediatric Infectious Disease

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Cognitive impairment after cerebral malaria in children: A prospective study

Boivin, M. J., Bangirana, P., Byarugaba, J., Opoka, R. O., Idro, R., Jurek, A. M. & John, C. C., Feb 1 2007, In : Pediatrics. 119, 2, p. e360-e366

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153 Scopus citations

Community-acquired, non-antibiotic-associated Clostridium difficile colitis in a child

Auletta, J. J. & John, C. C., Jan 1 2002, In : Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice. 11, 7, p. 397-398 2 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Community perceptions of paediatric severe anaemia in Uganda

Dhabangi, A., Idro, R., John, C., Dzik, W. H., Siu, G. E., Opoka, R. O., Ayebare, F. & Van Hensbroek, M. B., Jan 1 2019, In : PLoS One. 14, 1, e0209476.

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Comparative efficacy and safety of cefprozil (BMY-28100) and cefaclor in the treatment of acute group A beta-hemolytic streptococcal pharyngitis

Christenson, J. C., Swenson, E., Gooch, W. M. & Herrod, J. N., Jan 1 1991, In : Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 35, 6, p. 1127-1130 4 p.

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12 Scopus citations

Comparative efficacy and safety of cefprozil and cefaclor in the treatment of acute uncomplicated urinary tract infections

Christenson, J. C., Gooch, W. M., Herrod, J. N. & Swenson, E., Oct 1 1991, In : Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. 28, 4, p. 581-586 6 p.

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8 Scopus citations

Comparison of iron status 28 d after provision of antimalarial treatment with iron therapy compared with antimalarial treatment alone in Ugandan children with severe malaria

Cusick, S. E., Opoka, R. O., Ssemata, A. S., Georgieff, M. K. & John, C. C., Mar 1 2016, In : American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 103, 3, p. 919-925 7 p.

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6 Scopus citations

Comparison of non-magnetic and magnetic beads multiplex assay for assessment of Plasmodium falciparum antibodies

Ondigo, B. N., Park, G. S., Ayieko, C., Nyangahu, D. D., Wasswa, R. & John, C. C., Jan 1 2019, In : PeerJ. 2019, 1, e6120.

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Comparison of Risk of Recrudescent Fever in Children With Kawasaki Disease Treated With Intravenous Immunoglobulin and Low-Dose vs High-Dose Aspirin

Platt, B., Belarski, E., Manaloor, J., Ofner, S., Carroll, A. E., John, C. C. & Wood, J. B., Jan 3 2020, In : JAMA Network Open. 3, 1, p. e1918565

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14 Scopus citations

Concomitant fundoplication with gastrostomy: A two-state comparison showing continued use of reflux medications

Fox, D., Campagna, E. J., Finnell, S. M. E., Partrick, D. A. & Kempe, A., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition. 63, 6, p. e163-e168

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Conversion of a single-facility pediatric antimicrobial stewardship program to multi-facility application with computerized provider order entry and clinical decision support

Webber, E. C., Warhurst, H. M., Smith, S. S., Cox, E. G., Crumby, A. S. & Nichols, K. R., Dec 1 2013, In : Applied Clinical Informatics. 4, 4, p. 556-568 13 p.

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6 Scopus citations

Correlation of high levels of antibodies to multiple pre-erythrocytic Plasmodium falciparum antigens and protection from infection

John, C. C., Moormann, A. M., Pregibon, D. C., Sumba, P. O., McHugh, M. M., Narum, D. L., Lanar, D. E., Schluchter, M. D. & Kazura, J. W., Jul 1 2005, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 73, 1, p. 222-228 7 p.

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86 Scopus citations

Cytokine responses to Plasmodium falciparum liver-stage antigen 1 vary in rainy and dry seasons in highland Kenya

John, C. C., Sumba, P. O., Ouma, J. H., Nahlen, B. L., King, C. L. & Kazura, J. W., Sep 14 2000, In : Infection and immunity. 68, 9, p. 5198-5204 7 p.

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41 Scopus citations

Decline in childhood iron deficiency after interruption of malaria transmission in highland Kenya

Frosch, A. E. P., Ondigo, B. N., Ayodo, G. A., Vulule, J. M., John, C. C. & Cusick, S. E., Sep 1 2014, In : American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 100, 3, p. 968-973 6 p.

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13 Scopus citations
2 Scopus citations

Decreased prevalence of anemia in highland areas of low malaria transmission after a 1-year interruption of transmission

Noland, G. S., Ayodo, G., Abuya, J., Hodges, J. S., Rolfes, M. A. R. & John, C. C., Jan 15 2012, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 54, 2, p. 178-184 7 p.

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7 Scopus citations

Decrease in numbers of naive and resting B cells in HIV-infected Kenyan Adults leads to a proportional increase in total and plasmodium falciparum-specific atypical memory B cells

Frosch, A. E., Odumade, O. A., Taylor, J. J., Ireland, K., Ayodo, G., Ondigo, B., Narum, D. L., Vulule, J. & John, C. C., Jun 15 2017, In : Journal of Immunology. 198, 12, p. 4629-4638 10 p.

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7 Scopus citations

Delaying Iron therapy until 28 days after antimalarial treatment is associated with greater Iron incorporation and equivalent hematologic recovery after 56 days in children: A randomized controlled trial

Cusick, S. E., Opoka, R. O., Abrams, S. A., John, C. C., Georgieff, M. K. & Mupere, E., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Nutrition. 146, 9, p. 1769-1774 6 p.

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10 Scopus citations

Delaying the start of iron until 28 days after antimalarial treatment is associated with lower incidence of subsequent illness in children with malaria and iron deficiency

Jaramillo, E. G., Mupere, E., Opoka, R. O., Hodges, J. S., Lund, T. C., Georgieff, M. K., John, C. & Cusick, S. E., Aug 1 2017, In : PLoS One. 12, 8, e0183977.

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2 Scopus citations

Detection of vancomycin-resistant enterococci colonization in a children's hospital

Christenson, J. C., Korgenski, E. K., Jenkins, E. & Daly, J. A., Jan 1 1998, In : American Journal of Infection Control. 26, 6, p. 569-571 3 p.

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5 Scopus citations
8 Scopus citations

Development and impact of a computerized pediatric antiinfective decision support program.

Mullett, C. J., Evans, R. S., Christenson, J. C. & Dean, J. M., Oct 2001, In : Pediatrics. 108, 4, p. E75

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100 Scopus citations

Development of a competency-based curriculum in global child health

Howard, C. R., Gladding, S. P., Kiguli, S., Andrews, J. S. & John, C. C., Apr 2011, In : Academic Medicine. 86, 4, p. 521-528 8 p.

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41 Scopus citations

Development of clinical immunity to malaria in highland areas of low and unstable transmission

Rolfes, M. A., McCarra, M., Magak, N. G., Ernst, K. C., Dent, A. E., Lindblade, K. A. & John, C. C., Nov 1 2012, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 87, 5, p. 806-812 7 p.

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15 Scopus citations

Development of research capacity in sickle cell anemia in Uganda: Impact of collaborations

Namazzi, R., John, C. C., Conroy, A. L., Datta, D., Ware, R., Hume, H. & Opoka, R. O., Dec 8 2017, In : Blood Advances. 1, p. 11-13 3 p.

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Diagnosing latent tuberculosis in international adoptees remains challenging

Howard, C. R. & John, C. C., Nov 2011, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 159, 5, p. 873-874 2 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Differing causes of lactic acidosis and deep breathing in cerebral malaria and severe malarial anemia may explain differences in acidosis-related mortality

Brand, N. R., Opoka, R. O., Hamre, K. E. S. & John, C., Sep 1 2016, In : PLoS One. 11, 9, e0163728.

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6 Scopus citations

Discriminators between hantavirus-infected and -uninfected persons enrolled in a trial of intravenous ribavirin for presumptive hantavirus pulmonary syndrome

Chapman, L. E., Ellis, B. A., Koster, F. T., Sotir, M., Ksiazek, T. G., Mertz, G. J., Rollin, P. E., Baum, K. F., Pavia, A. T., Christenson, J. C., Rubin, P. J., Jolson, H. M., Behrman, R. E., Khan, A. S., Wilson Bell, L. J., Simpson, G. L., Hawk, J., Holman, R. C. & Peters, C. J., Feb 1 2002, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 34, 3, p. 293-304 12 p.

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34 Scopus citations

Effect of transmission intensity and age on subclass antibody responses to Plasmodium falciparum pre-erythrocytic and blood-stage antigens

Noland, G. S., Jansen, P., Vulule, J. M., Park, G. S., Ondigo, B. N., Kazura, J. W., Moormann, A. M. & John, C. C., Feb 1 2015, In : Acta Tropica. 142, p. 47-56 10 p.

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16 Scopus citations

Effect of transmission intensity on hotspots and micro-epidemiology of malaria in sub-Saharan Africa

on behalf of The Hotspot Group Authors, Jun 30 2017, In : BMC medicine. 15, 1, 121.

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12 Scopus citations

Efficacy model for antibody-mediated pre-erythrocytic malaria vaccines

White, M. T., Griffin, J. T., Riley, E. M., Drakeley, C. J., Moorman, A. M., Sumba, P. O., Kazura, J. W., Ghani, A. C. & John, C. C., Jan 1 2011, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 278, 1710, p. 1298-1305 8 p.

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13 Scopus citations

Efficacy of limited cefuroxime prophylaxis in pediatric patients after cardiovascular surgery

Knoderer, C. A., Cox, E. G., Berg, M. D., Webster, A. H. & Turrentine, M. W., May 15 2011, In : American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy. 68, 10, p. 909-914 6 p.

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6 Scopus citations

Elevated Cerebrospinal Fluid Tau Protein Concentrations on Admission Are Associated with Long-term Neurologic and Cognitive Impairment in Ugandan Children with Cerebral Malaria

Datta, D., Conroy, A. L., Castelluccio, P. F., Ssenkusu, J. M., Park, G. S., Opoka, R. O., Bangirana, P., Idro, R., Saykin, A. J. & John, C. C., Mar 3 2020, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 70, 6, p. 1161-1168 8 p.

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Elevated cerebrospinal fluid tumour necrosis factor is associated with acute and long-term neurocognitive impairment in cerebral malaria

Shabani, E., Ouma, B. J., Idro, R., Bangirana, P., Opoka, R. O., Park, G. S., Conroy, A. L. & John, C. C., Jul 2017, In : Parasite Immunology. 39, 7, e12438.

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11 Scopus citations

Elevated serum levels of IL-1ra in children with Plasmodium falciparum malaria are associated with increased severity of disease

John, C. C., Park, G. S., Sam-Agudu, N., Opoka, R. O. & Boivin, M. J., Mar 1 2008, In : Cytokine. 41, 3, p. 204-208 5 p.

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30 Scopus citations

Environmental, socio-demographic and behavioural determinants of malaria risk in the western Kenyan highlands: A case-control study

Ernst, K. C., Lindblade, K. A., Koech, D., Sumba, P. O., Kuwuor, D. O., John, C. C. & Wilson, M. L., Oct 1 2009, In : Tropical Medicine and International Health. 14, 10, p. 1258-1265 8 p.

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39 Scopus citations

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

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

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1 Scopus citations

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.

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7 Scopus citations

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.

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14 Scopus citations

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.

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31 Scopus citations
9 Scopus citations

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.

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134 Scopus citations

Exploring experimental cerebral malaria pathogenesis through the characterisation of host-derived plasma microparticle protein content

Tiberti, N., Latham, S. L., Bush, S., Cohen, A., Opoka, R. O., John, C. C., Juillard, A., Grau, G. E. & Combes, V., Dec 5 2016, In : Scientific reports. 6, 37871.

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14 Scopus citations

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

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22 Scopus citations

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.

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21 Scopus citations

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.

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15 Scopus citations

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.

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45 Scopus citations

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.

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8 Scopus citations

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.

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8 Scopus citations