Pediatric Infectious Disease

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Article

Synergistic action of amphotericin B and rifampin against Rhizopus species

Christenson, J. C., Shalit, I., Welch, D. F., Guruswamy, A. & Marks, M. I., Jan 1 1987, In : Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 31, 11, p. 1775-1778 4 p.

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58 Scopus citations

System-Wide Implementation of the Use of an Extended-Infusion Piperacillin/Tazobactam Dosing Strategy: Feasibility of Utilization From a Children's Hospital Perspective

Nichols, K. R., Knoderer, C. A., Cox, E. G. & Kays, M. B., Jun 1 2012, In : Clinical Therapeutics. 34, 6, p. 1459-1465 7 p.

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11 Scopus citations

The Association between Cognition and Academic Performance in Ugandan Children Surviving Malaria with Neurological Involvement

Bangirana, P., Menk, J., John, C. C., Boivin, M. J. & Hodges, J. S., Feb 1 2013, In : PLoS ONE. 8, 2, e55653.

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18 Scopus citations

The Benjamin H. Kean travel fellowship in tropical medicine: Assessment of impact at 15 years

Carman, A. S. & John, C. C., Jan 1 2017, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 97, 3, p. 958-963 6 p.

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The collaborative role of North American departments of pediatrics in global child health

Gladding, S. P., McGann, P. T., Summer, A., Uwemedimo, O. T., Russ, C. M., Aguilar, M. M., Moore, M., Chakraborty, R., Lieh-Lai, M., Opoka, R., Howard, C. & John, C. C., Jul 2018, In : Pediatrics. 142, 1, e20172966.

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5 Scopus citations

The development and implementation of a competency-based curriculum for training in global health research

Ton, T. G. N., Gladding, S. P., Zunt, J. R., John, C., Nerurkar, V. R., Moyer, C. A., Hobbs, N., McCoy, M. & Kolars, J. C., Jan 1 2015, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 92, 1, p. 163-171 9 p.

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10 Scopus citations

The effect of rapid respiratory viral diagnostic testing on antibiotic use in a children's hospital

Byington, C. L., Castillo, H., Gerber, K., Daly, J. A., Brimley, L. A., Adams, S., Christenson, J. C. & Pavia, A. T., Dec 1 2002, In : Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine. 156, 12, p. 1230-1234 5 p.

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93 Scopus citations

The endothelial protein C receptor rs867186-GG genotype is associated with increased soluble EPCR and could mediate protection against severe malaria

Shabani, E., Opoka, R. O., Bangirana, P., Park, G. S., Vercellotti, G. M., Guan, W., Hodges, J. S., Lavstsen, T. & John, C. C., Jun 3 2016, In : Scientific reports. 6, 27084.

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8 Scopus citations

The plasmodium falciparum antigen MB2 induces interferon-γ and interleukin-10 responses in adults in malaria endemic areas of western Kenya

Ochola, L. A., Ng'Wena, G. M., Noland, G. S., Ondigo, B. N., Ayodo, G. & John, C. C., Oct 1 2013, In : Journal of Global Infectious Diseases. 5, 4, p. 131-137 7 p.

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1 Scopus citations

The role of herd immunity in parents' decision to vaccinate children: A systematic review

Quadri-Sheriff, M., Hendrix, K. S., Downs, S. M., Sturm, L. A., Zimet, G. D. & Finnell, S. M. E., Sep 2012, In : Pediatrics. 130, 3, p. 522-530 9 p.

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52 Scopus citations

The utility assessment method order influences measurement of parents' risk attitude

Finnell, S. M. E., Carroll, A. E. & Downs, S. M., Sep 1 2012, In : Value in Health. 15, 6, p. 926-932 7 p.

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5 Scopus citations
80 Scopus citations
3 Scopus citations

TLR9 polymorphisms are associated with altered IFN-γ levels in children with cerebral malaria

Sam-Agudu, N. A., Greene, J. A., Opoka, R. O., Kazura, J. W., Boivin, M. J., Zimmerman, P. A., Riedesel, M. A., Bergemann, T. L., Schimmenti, L. A. & John, C. C., Apr 1 2010, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 82, 4, p. 548-555 8 p.

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39 Scopus citations

Toll-like receptor polymorphisms and cerebral malaria: TLR2 Δ22 polymorphism is associated with protection from cerebral malaria in a case control study

Greene, J. A., Sam-Agudu, N., John, C. C., Opoka, R. O., Zimmerman, P. A. & Kazura, J. W., Feb 16 2012, In : Malaria Journal. 11, 47.

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19 Scopus citations

Topography-derived wetness indices are associated with household-level malaria risk in two communities in the western Kenyan highlands

Cohen, J. M., Ernst, K. C., Lindblade, K. A., Vulule, J. M., John, C. C. & Wilson, M. L., Apr 7 2008, In : Malaria Journal. 7, 40.

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55 Scopus citations
180 Scopus citations

Tsukamurella paurometabolum: A Novel Pathogen Causing Catheter-Related Bacteremia in Patients with Cancer

Shapiro, C. L., Haft, R. F., Gantz, N. M., Doern, G. V., Christenson, J. C., Richard, O., Overall, J. C., Brown, B. A. & Wallace, R. J., Jan 1992, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 14, 1, p. 200-203 4 p.

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36 Scopus citations

Tularemia with vesicular skin lesions may be mistaken for infection with herpes viruses

Byington, C. L., Bender, J. M., Ampofo, K., Pavia, A. T., Korgenski, K., Daly, J., Christenson, J. C. & Adderson, E., Jul 1 2008, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 47, 1, p. e4-e6

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12 Scopus citations

Urinary tract infection in children: An update

Finnell, S. M., 2015, In : Open Urology and Nephrology Journal. 8, Suppl 3: M2, p. 92-95 4 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Use of a three-band HRP2/pLDH combination rapid diagnostic test increases diagnostic specificity for falciparum malaria in Ugandan children

Hawkes, M., Conroy, A. L., Opoka, R. O., Namasopo, S., Liles, W. C., John, C. C. & Kain, K. C., Feb 1 2014, In : Malaria Journal. 13, 1, 43.

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24 Scopus citations

Vaccine message framing and parents' intent to immunize their infants for MMR

Hendrix, K. S., Finnell, S. M. E., Zimet, G. D., Sturm, L. A., Lane, K. A. & Downs, S. M., Sep 1 2014, In : Pediatrics. 134, 3, p. e675-e683

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32 Scopus citations

Vitamin D insufficiency is common in Ugandan children and is associated with severe malaria

Cusick, S. E., Opoka, R. O., Lund, T. C., John, C. C. & Polgreen, L. E., Dec 3 2014, In : PLoS ONE. 9, 12, e113185.

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17 Scopus citations

What causes severe malaria and its complications in children? Lessons learned over the past

Conroy, A. L., Datta, D. & John, C. C., Mar 7 2019, In : BMC medicine. 17, 1, 52.

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4 Scopus citations

Whole-blood transcriptional signatures composed of erythropoietic and NRF2-Regulated genes differ between cerebral malaria and severe malarial anemia

Nallandhighal, S., Park, G. S., Ho, Y. Y., Opoka, R. O., John, C. C. & Tran, T. M., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 219, 1, p. 154-164 11 p.

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8 Scopus citations

Zinc for infection prevention in sickle cell anemia (zips): Study protocol for a randomized placebo-controlled trial in ugandan children with sickle cell anemia

Datta, D., Namazzi, R., Conroy, A. L., Cusick, S. E., Hume, H. A., Tagoola, A., Ware, R. E., Opoka, R. O. & John, C. C., Jul 26 2019, In : Trials. 20, 1, 460.

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Chapter

Agents of Eumycotic Mycetoma: Pseudallescheria boydii (Anamorph Scedosporium apiospermum)

Cox, E. G. & Manaloor, J., Jan 1 2018, Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. Elsevier Inc., p. 1287-1291.e2

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Agents of Eumycotic Mycetoma: Pseudallescheria boydii (Anamorph Scedosporium apiospermum)

Kleiman, M. B. & Cox, E., Aug 30 2012, Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: Fourth Edition. Elsevier Inc., p. 1250-1254.e2

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Central Nervous System Infections Presenting to the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit

Rowin, M. E., Reade, E. P. & Christenson, J. C., Dec 1 2011, Pediatric Critical Care. Elsevier Inc., p. 918-932 15 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Cerebral malaria

Park, G. S. & John, C. C., Apr 1 2014, Neuroinflammation and Neurodegeneration. Springer New York, p. 405-428 24 p.

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Histoplasma capsulatum (Histoplasmosis)

Christenson, J. C. & Kleiman, M. B., Jan 1 2018, Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. Elsevier Inc., p. 1259-1266.e2

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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.

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2 Scopus citations

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

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

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

Christenson, J. C., Korgenski, E. K. & Relich, R. F., Jan 1 2018, Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. Elsevier Inc., p. 1422-1434.e3

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Malaria

Bhumbra, S. S. & John, C., Jan 1 2018, The 5-Minute Pediatric Consult, 8th Edition. Wolters Kluwer Health, p. 568-569 2 p.

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Comment/debate

Accidental ingestion of brucella vaccine

Thomas, P., McAlester, O. K. & Christenson, J. C., Jan 1 1985, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease. 4, 2, p. 215-216 2 p.

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Accurate diagnosis of cerebral malaria: A role for parasite histidine-rich protein 2?

John, C. C., Aug 1 2012, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 206, 3, p. 307-308 2 p.

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1 Scopus citations

An American response to the Italian guideline on urinary tract infections in young children

Finnell, S. M. E., Downs, S. M. & Roberts, K. B., May 1 2012, In : Acta Paediatrica, International Journal of Paediatrics. 101, 5, p. 446-448 3 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Answer to photo quiz: Streptobacillary rat bite fever or haverhill fever

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. 2213-2214 2 p.

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Cerebral malaria pathogenesis: What can we learn from microarray analysis?

John, C. C., Dec 2007, In : American Journal of Pathology. 171, 6, p. 1729-1732 4 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Complex interactions of HIV infection, malaria, and iron deficiency

John, C. C., Dec 1 2013, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 57, 11, p. 1635-1637 3 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Erratum: A family cluster of five cases of group A Streptococcal pneumonia (Pediatrics (July 2003) 112 (e61-e65))

Roy, S., Kaplan, E. L., Rodriguez, B., Schreiber, J. R., Salata, R. A., Palavecino, E. & John, C. C., Sep 1 2003, In : Pediatrics. 112, 3 I, 1 p.

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

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

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1 Scopus citations

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.

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49 Scopus citations

Ochrobactrum anthropi meningitis associated with cadaveric pericardial tissue processed with a contaminated solution - Utah, 1994

Christenson, J. C., Pavia, A. T., Woods, M. L., Carroll, K. & Nichols, C., Jan 1 1996, In : Journal of the American Medical Association. 276, 8, 1 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Primaquine plus artemisinin combination therapy for reduction of malaria transmission: Promise and risk

John, C., 2016, In : BMC Medicine. 14, 1, 65.

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7 Scopus citations

Q and A with outgoing ASTMH President Chandy John

John, C. C., Jan 1 2019, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 101, 6, p. 1202-1203 2 p.

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Reaffirmation of aap clinical practice guideline: The diagnosis and management of the initial urinary tract infection in febrile infants and young children 2-24 months of age

Subcommittee on Urinary Tract Infection, Dec 2016, In : Pediatrics. 138, 6, e20163026.

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31 Scopus citations

Response to the AAP section on urology concerns about the AAP urinary tract infection guideline

Roberts, K. B., Finnell, S. M. E. & Downs, S. M., Apr 2012, In : Pediatrics. 129, 4, p. e1054-e1056

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9 Scopus citations