Pediatric Infectious Disease

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Nosocomial mumps: Report of an outbreak and its control

Fischer, P. R., Brunetti, C., Welch, V. & Christenson, J. C., Jan 1 1996, In : American Journal of Infection Control. 24, 1, p. 13-18 6 p.

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18 Scopus citations

Novel use Of Hydroxyurea in an African Region with Malaria (NOHARM): a trial for children with sickle cell anemia

Opoka, R. O., Ndugwa, C. M., Latham, T. S., Lane, A., Hume, H. A., Kasirye, P., Hodges, J. S., Ware, R. E. & John, C. C., Dec 14 2017, In : Blood. 130, 24, p. 2585-2593 9 p.

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35 Scopus citations

Ochrobactrum anthropi meningitis in pediatric pericardial allograft transplant recipients

Chang, H. J., Christenson, J. C., Pavia, A. T., Bobrin, B. D., Bland, A. L., Carson, L. A., Arduino, M. J., Verma, P., Aguero, S. M., Carroll, K., Jenkins, E., Daly, J. A., Woods, M. L. & Jarvis, W. R., Jan 1 1996, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 173, 3, p. 656-660 5 p.

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41 Scopus citations

Optimized Antimicrobial Dosing Strategies: A Survey of Pediatric Hospitals

Knoderer, C. A., Nichols, K. R. & Cox, E. G., Dec 2 2014, In : Pediatric Drugs. 16, 6, p. 523-529 7 p.

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5 Scopus citations

Patterns of traumatic brain injury and six-month neuropsychological outcomes in Uganda

Bangirana, P., Giordani, B., Kobusingye, O., Murungyi, L., Mock, C., John, C. C. & Idro, R., Feb 4 2019, In : BMC Neurology. 19, 1, 18.

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1 Scopus citations

Pediatric travel consultation in an integrated clinic

Christenson, J. C., Fischer, P. R., Hale, D. C. & Derrick, D., Apr 10 2001, In : Journal of Travel Medicine. 8, 1, p. 1-5 5 p.

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10 Scopus citations

Pediatric travelers and immigrant children

Christenson, J. C. & Chehab, H., Jan 1 2019, In : Pediatric Annals. 48, 9, p. e360-e369

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Perceived benefits and risks of participation in a clinical trial for Ugandan children with sickle cell anemia

Carman, A. S., Sautter, C., Anyanwu, J. N., Ssemata, A. S., Opoka, R. O., Ware, R. E., Rujumba, J. & John, C. C., Feb 1 2020, In : Pediatric Blood and Cancer. 67, 2, e27830.

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1 Scopus citations

Performance of point-of-care diagnostics for glucose, lactate, hemoglobin in the management of severe malaria in a resource-constrained hospital in Uganda

Hawkes, M., Conroy, A. L., Opoka, R. O., Namasopo, S., Liles, W. C., John, C. C. & Kain, K. C., Apr 2014, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 90, 4, p. 605-608 4 p.

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11 Scopus citations

Perioperative management and outcomes of esophageal atresia and tracheoesophageal fistula

Lal, D. R., Gadepalli, S. K., Downard, C. D., Ostlie, D. J., Minneci, P. C., Swedler, R. M., Chelius, T., Cassidy, L., Rapp, C. T., Deans, K. J., Fallat, M. E., Finnell, S. M., Helmrath, M. A., Hirschl, R. B., Kabre, R. S., Leys, C. M., Mak, G., Raque, J., Rescorla, F., Saito, J. M. & 4 others, St. Peter, S. D., von Allmen, D., Warner, B. W. & Sato, T. T., Aug 15 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery.

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39 Scopus citations

Perspective piece successful global health research partnerships: What makes them work?

John, C., Ayodo, G. & Musoke, P., Jan 1 2016, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 94, 1, p. 5-7 3 p.

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13 Scopus citations

Plasmodium falciparum EPCR-binding PfEMP1 expression increases with malaria disease severity and is elevated in retinopathy negative cerebral malaria

Shabani, E., Hanisch, B., Opoka, R. O., Lavstsen, T. & John, C. C., Oct 13 2017, In : BMC medicine. 15, 1, 183.

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13 Scopus citations

Possible interruption of malaria transmission, highland Kenya, 2007-2008

John, C. C., Riedesel, M. A., Magak, N. G., Lindblade, K. A., Menge, D. M., Hodges, J. S., Vulule, J. M. & Akhwale, W., Dec 1 2009, In : Emerging Infectious Diseases. 15, 12, p. 1917-1924 8 p.

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27 Scopus citations

Postoperative Mycobacterium flavescens infection in a child

Fischer, P. R., Christenson, J. C., Pavia, A. T. & Orme, G. A., May 1 1997, In : Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice. 6, 4, p. 263-265 3 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Postoperative opioid analgesic use after Nuss versus Ravitch pectus excavatum repair

Papic, J. C., Finnell, S. M. E., Howenstein, A. M., Breckler, F. & Leys, C. M., Jun 2014, In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 49, 6, p. 919-923 5 p.

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22 Scopus citations

Predictors of ovarian malignancy in children: Overcoming clinical barriers of ovarian preservation

Papic, J. C., Finnell, S. M. E., Slaven, J. E., Billmire, D. F., Rescorla, F. J. & Leys, C. M., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 49, 1, p. 144-148 5 p.

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40 Scopus citations

Pre-emptive use of aerosolized ribavirin in the treatment of asymptomatic pediatric marrow transplant patients testing positive for RSV

Adams, R. H., Christenson, J. C., Petersen, F. B. & Beatty, P. G., Jan 1 1999, In : Bone marrow transplantation. 24, 6, p. 661-664 4 p.

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41 Scopus citations

Preparing children for international travel

Stauffer, W., Christenson, J. C. & Fischer, P. R., May 1 2008, In : Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease. 6, 3, p. 101-113 13 p.

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19 Scopus citations

Preparing children for international travel: Need for training and pediatric-focused research

Hagmann, S. H. F., Leshem, E., Fischer, P. R., Stauffer, W. M., Barnett, E. D. & Christenson, J. C., Nov 1 2014, In : Journal of Travel Medicine. 21, 6, p. 377-383 7 p.

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9 Scopus citations

Preparing families with children traveling to developing countries

Christenson, J. C., Dec 1 2008, In : Pediatric Annals. 37, 12, p. 806-813 8 p.

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6 Scopus citations

Primary autoimmune neutropenia uncovered by methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus osteomyelitis

Kunkel, M. A., Moertel, C. L. & John, C. C., Jul 1 2010, In : Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice. 18, 4, p. 279-280 2 p.

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Prophylactic antibiotics for prevention of cholangitis in patients with biliary atresia status post-kasai portoenterostomy: A systematic review

Decharun, K., Leys, C. M., West, K. W. & Finnell, S. M., Jan 1 2016, In : Clinical Pediatrics. 55, 1, p. 66-72 7 p.

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12 Scopus citations

Prospective validation of pediatric disease severity scores to predict mortality in Ugandan children presenting with malaria and non-malaria febrile illness

Conroy, A. L., Hawkes, M., Hayford, K., Namasopo, S., Opoka, R. O., John, C. C., Liles, W. C. & Kain, K. C., Feb 23 2015, In : Critical Care. 19, 1, 47.

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15 Scopus citations

Recovery of Pseudomonas gladioli from respiratory tract specimens of patients with cystic fibrosis

Christenson, J. C., Welch, D. F., Mukwaya, G., Muszynski, M. J., Weaver, R. E. & Brenner, D. J., Jan 1 1989, In : Journal of clinical microbiology. 27, 2, p. 270-273 4 p.

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55 Scopus citations

Recurrent plasmodium falciparum malaria infections in kenyan children diminish t-cell immunity to epstein barr virus lytic but not latent antigens

Snider, C. J., Cole, S. R., Chelimo, K., Sumba, P. O., MacDonald, P. D. M., John, C. C., Meshnick, S. R. & Moormann, A. M., Mar 12 2012, In : PloS one. 7, 3, e31753.

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15 Scopus citations

Referring physicians' decision making for pediatric anti-reflux procedures

Papic, J. C., Finnell, S. M. E., Leys, C. M., Bennett, W. E. & Downs, S. M., May 2014, In : Surgery (United States). 155, 5, p. 851-859 9 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Reliability of the Luganda version of the Child Behaviour Checklist in measuring behavioural problems after cerebral malaria

Bangirana, P., Nakasujja, N., Giordani, B., Opoka, R. O., John, C. C. & Boivin, M. J., Dec 8 2009, In : Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health. 3, 38.

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26 Scopus citations

Risk factors for recurrent severe anemia among previously transfused children in Uganda: An age-matched case-control study

Dhabangi, A., Idro, R., John, C. C., Dzik, W. H., Opoka, R., Ssenyonga, R. & Van Hensbroek, M. B., Jan 18 2019, In : BMC Pediatrics. 19, 1, 27.

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Risk of Plasmodium falciparum infection during a malaria epidemic in highland Kenya, 1997

John, C. C., Koech, D. K., Sumba, P. O. & Ouma, J. H., Sep 1 2004, In : Acta Tropica. 92, 1, p. 55-61 7 p.

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10 Scopus citations

Rotavirus

Cox, E. & Christenson, J. C., Oct 1 2012, In : Pediatrics in Review. 33, 10, p. 439-447 9 p.

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10 Scopus citations

Salmonella infections

Christenson, J. C., Sep 1 2013, In : Pediatrics in Review. 34, 9, p. 375-383 9 p.

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12 Scopus citations

Seizure activity and neurological sequelae in Ugandan children who have survived an episode of cerebral malaria

Opoka, R. O., Bangirana, P., Boivin, M. J., John, C. C. & Byarugaba, J., Jun 1 2009, In : African Health Sciences. 9, 2, p. 75-81 7 p.

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15 Scopus citations

Selecting measures for the neurodevelopmental assessment of children in low- and middle-income countries

Semrud-Clikeman, M., Romero, R. A. A., Prado, E. L., Shapiro, E. G., Bangirana, P. & John, C., Sep 10 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Child Neuropsychology. p. 1-42 42 p.

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22 Scopus citations

Sensitivity of fever for diagnosis of clinical malaria in a Kenyan area of unstable, low malaria transmission

Mutanda, A. L., Cheruiyot, P., Hodges, J. S., Ayodo, G., Odero, W. & John, C. C., Apr 30 2014, In : Malaria Journal. 13, 1, 163.

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12 Scopus citations

Serious bacterial infections in febrile infants 1 to 90 days old with and without viral infections

Byington, C. L., Enriquez, F. R., Hoff, C., Tuohy, R., Taggart, E. W., Hillyard, D. R., Carroll, K. C. & Christenson, J. C., Jun 1 2004, In : Pediatrics. 113, 6 I, p. 1662-1666 5 p.

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121 Scopus citations

Sero-catalytic and Antibody Acquisition Models to Estimate Differing Malaria Transmission Intensities in Western Kenya

Weber, G. E., White, M. T., Babakhanyan, A., Sumba, P. O., Vulule, J., Ely, D., John, C., Angov, E., Lanar, D., Dutta, S., Narum, D. L., Horii, T., Cowman, A., Beeson, J., Smith, J., Kazura, J. W. & Dent, A. E., Dec 1 2017, In : Scientific reports. 7, 1, 16821.

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1 Scopus citations

Serum angiopoietin-1 and -2 levels discriminate cerebral malaria from uncomplicated malaria and predict clinical outcome in African children

Lovegrove, F. E., Tangpukdee, N., Opoka, R. O., Lafferty, E. I., Rajwans, N., Hawkes, M., Krudsood, S., Looareesuwan, S., John, C. C., Liles, W. C. & Kain, K. C., Mar 20 2009, In : PloS one. 4, 3, e4912.

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134 Scopus citations

Severe malaria in children in areas with low, moderate and high transmission intensity in Uganda

Idro, R., Aloyo, J., Mayende, L., Bitarakwate, E., John, C. C. & Kivumbi, G. W., Jan 1 2006, In : Tropical Medicine and International Health. 11, 1, p. 115-124 10 p.

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55 Scopus citations

Severe malarial anemia is associated with longterm neurocognitive impairment

Bangirana, P., Opoka, R. O., Boivin, M. J., Idro, R., Hodges, J. S., Romero, R. A., Shapiro, E. & John, C. C., Aug 1 2014, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 59, 3, p. 336-344 9 p.

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55 Scopus citations

Sharing antimicrobial reports for pediatric stewardship (SHARPS): A quality improvement collaborative

SHARPS Collaborative, Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society. 7, 2, p. 124-128 5 p.

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9 Scopus citations

Single low-dose primaquine for blocking transmission of Plasmodium falciparum malaria - a proposed model-derived age-based regimen for sub-Saharan Africa

Taylor, W. R., Naw, H. K., Maitland, K., Williams, T. N., Kapulu, M., D'Alessandro, U., Berkley, J. A., Bejon, P., Okebe, J., Achan, J., Amambua, A. N., Affara, M., Nwakanma, D., van Geertruyden, J. P., Mavoko, M., Lutumba, P., Matangila, J., Brasseur, P., Piola, P., Randremanana, R. & 24 others, Lasry, E., Fanello, C., Onyamboko, M., Schramm, B., Yah, Z., Jones, J., Fairhurst, R. M., Diakite, M., Malenga, G., Molyneux, M., Rwagacondo, C., Obonyo, C., Gadisa, E., Aseffa, A., Loolpapit, M., Henry, M. C., Dorsey, G., John, C., Sirima, S. B., Barnes, K. I., Kremsner, P., Day, N. P., White, N. J. & Mukaka, M., Jan 18 2018, In : BMC medicine. 16, 1, 11.

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1 Scopus citations

Slow clearance of Plasmodium falciparum in severe pediatric malaria, Uganda, 2011–2013

Hawkes, M., Conroy, A. L., Opoka, R. O., Namasopo, S., Zhong, K., Conrad Liles, W., John, C. C. & Kain, K. C., Jan 1 2015, In : Emerging Infectious Diseases. 21, 7, p. 1237-1239 3 p.

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26 Scopus citations

Socioeconomic predictors of cognition in Ugandan children: Implications for community interventions

Bangirana, P., John, C. C., Idro, R., Opoka, R. O., Byarugaba, J., Jurek, A. M. & Boivin, M. J., Nov 19 2009, In : PLoS ONE. 4, 11, e7898.

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49 Scopus citations

Spinal epidural abscesses in children: A 15-year experience and review of the literature

Auletta, J. J. & John, C. C., Feb 24 2001, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 32, 1, p. 9-16 8 p.

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Standardization and validation of a cytometric bead assay to assess antibodies to multiple Plasmodium falciparum recombinant antigens

Ondigo, B. N., Park, G. S., Gose, S. O., Ho, B. M., Ochola, L. A., Ayodo, G. O., Ofulla, A. V. & John, C. C., Dec 26 2012, In : Malaria Journal. 11, 427.

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17 Scopus citations

Staphylococcal toxic shock syndrome erythroderma is associated with superantigenicity and hypersensitivity

John, C. C., Niermann, M., Sharon, B., Peterson, M. L., Kranz, D. M. & Schlievert, P. M., Dec 1 2009, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 49, 12, p. 1893-1896 4 p.

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15 Scopus citations

Success with Extended-Infusion Meropenem after Recurrence of Baclofen Pump-Related Achromobacter Xylosoxidans Meningitis in an Adolescent

Nichols, K. R., Knoderer, C. A., Jackson, N. G., Manaloor, J. J. & Christenson, J. C., Aug 25 2015, In : Journal of Pharmacy Practice. 28, 4, p. 430-433 4 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Supporting global health at the pediatric department level: Why and how

Pitt, M. B., Moore, M. A., John, C. C., Batra, M., Butteris, S. M., Airewele, G. E., Suchdev, P. S. & Steinhoff, M. C., Jun 2017, In : Pediatrics. 139, 6, e20163939.

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9 Scopus citations