Pediatric Infectious Disease

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Hepatitis A, B, and C

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

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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.

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7 Scopus citations

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. C., Tumwine, J. K. & Karamagi, C., Jul 18 2018, In : BMC Health Services Research. 18, 1, 566.

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4 Scopus citations

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. C. & Frosch, A. E. P., Aug 30 2019, In : Malaria Journal. 18, 1, 297.

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Open Access

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.

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9 Scopus citations

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.

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23 Scopus citations

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.

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20 Scopus citations

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.

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60 Scopus citations

Impact of a national guideline on antibiotic selection for hospitalized pneumonia

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

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7 Scopus citations

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.

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4 Scopus citations

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

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12 Scopus citations

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.

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16 Scopus citations

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.

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6 Scopus citations

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.

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18 Scopus citations

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. C. & Kain, K. C., Jan 2018, In : PloS one. 13, 1, e0191550.

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6 Scopus citations

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.

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32 Scopus citations

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.

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28 Scopus citations

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.

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25 Scopus citations

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.

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13 Scopus citations

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.

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2 Scopus citations

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.

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35 Scopus citations

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.

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114 Scopus citations

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

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78 Scopus citations
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10 Scopus citations

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. C., Jan 2018, In : Pediatric Blood and Cancer. 65, 1, e26745.

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3 Scopus citations

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.

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16 Scopus citations

Linezolid-associated thrombocytopenia in children with renal impairment

Jones, S. J., Nichols, K. R., DeYoung, H. L., Cox, E. G. & Knoderer, C. A., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society. 4, 3, p. 272-275 4 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Lipoid pneumonia and Mycobacterium smegmatis

Cox, E. G., Heil, S. A. & Kleiman, M. B., Jan 1 1994, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 13, 5, p. 414-415 2 p.

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16 Scopus citations

Local topographic wetness indices predict household malaria risk better than land-use and land-cover in the western Kenya highlands

Cohen, J. M., Ernst, K. C., Lindblade, K. A., Vulule, J. M., John, C. C. & Wilson, M. L., Nov 18 2010, In : Malaria Journal. 9, 1, 328.

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41 Scopus citations

Longevity of genotype-specific immune responses to Plasmodium falciparum merozoite surface protein 1 in Kenyan children from regions of different malaria transmission intensity

Bowman, N. M., Juliano, J. J., Snider, C. J., Kharabora, O., Meshnick, S. R., Vulule, J., John, C. C. & Moormann, A. M., Sep 2016, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 95, 3, p. 580-587 8 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Long-term behavioral problems in children with severe malaria

Ssenkusu, J. M., Hodges, J. S., Opoka, R. O., Idro, R., Shapiro, E., John, C. C. & Bangirana, P., Nov 2016, In : Pediatrics. 138, 5, e20161965.

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11 Scopus citations

Low levels of RANTES are associated with mortality in children with cerebral malaria

John, C. C., Opika-Opoka, R., Byarugaba, J., Idro, R. & Boivin, M. J., Sep 15 2006, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 194, 6, p. 837-845 9 p.

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83 Scopus citations

Low prevalence of antibodies to preerythrocytic but not blood-stage Plasmodium falciparum antigens in an area of unstable malaria transmission compared to prevalence in an area of stable malaria transmission

Noland, G. S., Hendel-Paterson, B., Min, X. M., Moormann, A. M., Vulule, J. M., Narum, D. L., Lanar, D. E., Kazura, J. W. & John, C. C., Dec 1 2008, In : Infection and immunity. 76, 12, p. 5721-5728 8 p.

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32 Scopus citations

Low prevalence of Plasmodium falciparum infection among asymptomatic individuals in a highland area of Kenya

John, C. C., McHugh, M. M., Moormann, A. M., Sumba, P. O. & Ofulla, A. V., Oct 1 2005, In : Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 99, 10, p. 780-786 7 p.

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31 Scopus citations

Lymphocyte proliferation and antibody responses to Plasmodium falciparum liver-stage antigen-1 in a highland area of Kenya with seasonal variation in malaria transmission

John, C. C., Ouma, J. H., Sumba, P. O., Hollingdale, M. R., Kazura, J. W. & King, C. L., Jan 1 2002, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 66, 4, p. 372-378 7 p.

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Open Access
26 Scopus citations

Malaria chemoprevention with monthly dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine for the post-discharge management of severe anaemia in children aged less than 5 years in Uganda and Kenya: Study protocol for a multi-centre, two-arm, randomised, placebo-controlled, superiority trial

Kwambai, T. K., Dhabangi, A., Idro, R., Opoka, R., Kariuki, S., Samuels, A. M., Desai, M., Van Hensbroek, M. B., John, C. C., Robberstad, B., Wang, D., Phiri, K. & Ter Kuile, F. O., Nov 6 2018, In : Trials. 19, 1, 610.

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4 Scopus citations

Malaria hotspot areas in a highland Kenya site are consistent in epidemic and non-epidemic years and are associated with ecological factors

Ernst, K. C., Adoka, S. O., Kowuor, D. O., Wilson, M. L. & John, C. C., Sep 13 2006, In : Malaria Journal. 5, 78.

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109 Scopus citations

Malaria parasitemia among blood donors in Uganda

Murphy, K. J., Conroy, A. L., Ddungu, H., Shrestha, R., Kyeyune-Byabazaire, D., Petersen, M. R., Musisi, E., Patel, E. U., Kasirye, R., Bloch, E. M., Lubega, I., John, C. C., Hume, H. A. & Tobian, A. A. R., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Transfusion.

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Malaria treatment-seeking behaviour and recovery from malaria in a highland area of Kenya

Sumba, P. O., Wong, S. L., Kanzaria, H. K., Johnson, K. A. & John, C. C., Dec 1 2008, In : Malaria Journal. 7, 245.

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21 Scopus citations

Malaria with neurological involvement in Ugandan children: Effect on cognitive ability, academic achievement and behaviour

Bangirana, P., Musisi, S., Boivin, M. J., Ehnvall, A., John, C. C., Bergemann, T. L. & Allebeck, P., Nov 4 2011, In : Malaria Journal. 10, 334.

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23 Scopus citations

Malassezia Pneumonia: A Rare Complication of Parenteral Nutrition Therapy

Baker, R. M., Stegink, R. J., Manaloor, J. J., Schmitt, B., Stevens, J. & Christenson, J., Nov 1 2016, In : Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition. 40, 8, p. 1194-1196 3 p.

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3 Scopus citations

Management of Neonatal Ovarian Cysts and its Effect on Ovarian Preservation

Papic, J. C., Billmire, D. F., Rescorla, F. J., Finnell, S. M. E. & Leys, C. M., Jun 2014, In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 49, 6, p. 990-994 5 p.

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17 Scopus citations

Meningitis due to ochrobactrum anthropi: An emerging imosocomial pathogen

Christenson, J. C., Pavia, A. T., Seskin, K., Brockmeyer, D., Korgenski, E. K., Jenkins, E., Pierce, J. & Daly, J. A., Jan 1 1997, In : Pediatric Neurosurgery. 27, 4, p. 218-221 4 p.

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27 Scopus citations

Methemoglobin and nitric oxide therapy in Ugandan children hospitalized for febrile illness: Results from a prospective cohort study and randomized double-blind placebo-controlled trial

Conroy, A. L., Hawkes, M., Hayford, K., Hermann, L., McDonald, C. R., Sharma, S., Namasopo, S., Opoka, R. O., John, C. C., Liles, W. C., Miller, C. & Kain, K. C., Nov 4 2016, In : BMC Pediatrics. 16, 1, 177.

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3 Scopus citations

Microscopy underestimates the frequency of Plasmodium falciparum infection in symptomatic individuals in a low transmission highland area

Menge, D. M., Ernst, K. C., Vulule, J. M., Zimmerman, P. A., Guo, H. & John, C. C., Aug 1 2008, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 79, 2, p. 173-177 5 p.

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23 Scopus citations

Mycoplasma pneumoniae as a cause of meningoencephalitis in an 8-year-old boy

Kile, J. R. & John, C., Jan 1 2002, In : Infections in Medicine. 19, 1, p. 35-38 4 p.

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Nascent regional system for alerting infection preventionists about patients with multidrug-resistant gram-negative bacteria: Implementation and initial results

Rosenman, M. B., Szucs, K. A., Finnell, S. M. E., Khokhar, S., Egg, J., Lemmon, L., Shepherd, D. C., Friedlin, J., Li, X. & Kho, A. N., Oct 1 2014, In : Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. 35, p. S40-S47

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4 Scopus citations

Neurocognitive domains affected by cerebral malaria and severe malarial anemia in children

Bangirana, P., Opoka, R. O., Boivin, M. J., Idro, R., Hodges, J. S. & John, C. C., Feb 1 2016, In : Learning and Individual Differences. 46, p. 38-44 7 p.

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17 Scopus citations

Nitric oxide for the adjunctive treatment of severe malaria: Hypothesis and rationale

Hawkes, M., Opoka, R. O., Namasopo, S., Miller, C., Conroy, A. L., Serghides, L., Kim, H., Thampi, N., Liles, W. C., John, C. C. & Kain, K. C., Sep 1 2011, In : Medical Hypotheses. 77, 3, p. 437-444 8 p.

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17 Scopus citations