Pediatric Infectious Disease

Publications 1991 2019

2016
3 Citations (Scopus)

Iron, inflammation, and malaria in the pregnant woman and her child: Saving lives, saving brains

Cusick, S. E. & John, C., Oct 1 2016, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 95, 4, p. 739-740 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Malaria
Pregnant Women
Iron
Inflammation
Brain
1 Citation (Scopus)

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. & Moormann, A. M., Sep 1 2016, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 95, 3, p. 580-587 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Merozoite Surface Protein 1
Plasmodium falciparum
Malaria
Genotype
Interferon-gamma
4 Citations (Scopus)

Long-term behavioral problems in children with severe malaria

Ssenkusu, J. M., Hodges, J. S., Opoka, R. O., Idro, R., Shapiro, E., John, C. & Bangirana, P., Nov 1 2016, In : Pediatrics. 138, 5, e20161965.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Malaria
Cerebral Malaria
Anemia
Problem Behavior
Uganda
2 Citations (Scopus)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nutrition Therapy
Malassezia
Parenteral Nutrition
Pneumonia
Tinea Versicolor
2 Citations (Scopus)

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., Liles, W. C., Miller, C. & Kain, K. C., Nov 4 2016, In : BMC Pediatrics. 16, 1, 177.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methemoglobin
Hospitalized Child
Nitric Oxide
Cohort Studies
Fever
34 Citations (Scopus)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Infant Care
Vocal Cord Paralysis
Demography
Heart Diseases
Morbidity
11 Citations (Scopus)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Research
Uganda
Kenya
Global Health
Communication
6 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Primaquine
Malaria
Culicidae
Glucosephosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency
Therapeutics
12 Citations (Scopus)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biliary Atresia
Cholangitis
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Randomized Controlled Trials
Bibliographic Databases
25 Citations (Scopus)

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 1 2016, In : Pediatrics. 138, 6, e20163026.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Practice Guidelines
Urinary Tract Infections
Fever
20 Citations (Scopus)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Research Personnel
Micronutrients
Psychometrics
Reproducibility of Results
Malnutrition
2 Citations (Scopus)

Splenomegaly of unknown etiology in Congolese refugees applying for resettlement to the United States — Uganda, 2015

Goers, M., Ope, M. O., Samuels, A., Gitu, N., Akandwanaho, S., Nabwami, G., Nyoka, R., Cetron, M. S., Dalal, W., Conroy, A. L., Cantey, P., John, C., Naoum, M., Weinberg, M., Marano, N. & Stauffer, W., Sep 9 2016, In : Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. 65, 35, p. 943-944 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

5 Citations (Scopus)

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., Jun 3 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, 27084.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Protein C
Malaria
Genotype
Communicable Diseases
Immunologic Factors
65 Citations (Scopus)
Latin America
Microbial Drug Resistance
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Hospitalized Child
Newborn Infant
2015
3 Citations (Scopus)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pediatrics
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Catheters
Infection
Central Nervous System Infections
4 Citations (Scopus)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Immunization
Vaccination
Endemic Diseases
Risk-Taking
Skin Diseases
7 Citations (Scopus)

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., 2015, In : Emerging Infectious Diseases. 21, 7, p. 1227-1229 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ethiopia
Malaria
Infection
Endemic Diseases
Polymerase Chain Reaction
2 Citations (Scopus)
Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Abscess
Communicable Diseases
Drainage
Cohort Studies
Protozoan Antibodies
Protozoan Antigens
Protozoan Proteins
Malaria Vaccines
Falciparum Malaria
48 Citations (Scopus)

Global research priorities for infections that affect the nervous system

John, C., Carabin, H., Montano, S. M., Bangirana, P., Zunt, J. R. & Peterson, P. K., Nov 18 2015, In : Nature. 527, 7578, p. S178-S186

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nervous System
Infection
Research
Morbidity
Neuroschistosomiasis
4 Citations (Scopus)

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., Kays, M. B. & Knoderer, C. A., Apr 16 2015, In : Annals of Pharmacotherapy. 49, 4, p. 419-426 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Standard of Care
Prospective Studies
cefepime
Pediatric Hospitals
Neonatal Intensive Care Units
28 Citations (Scopus)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Malaria
Nitric Oxide
Randomized Controlled Trials
Angiopoietin-2
Placebos
2 Citations (Scopus)

Linezolid-associated thrombocytopenia in children with renal impairment

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Linezolid
Thrombocytopenia
Kidney
Creatinine
3 Citations (Scopus)

Measles and the risk posed by international travelers at the time of elimination or post-elimination

Hagmann, S. H. F. & Christenson, J., Jan 1 2015, In : Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease. 13, 1, p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Measles
2 Citations (Scopus)

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., Aug 25 2015, In : Journal of Pharmacy Practice. 28, 4, p. 430-433 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

meropenem
Achromobacter denitrificans
Baclofen
Meningitis
Microbial Sensitivity Tests
1 Citation (Scopus)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Urinary Tract Infections
Guidelines
Vesico-Ureteral Reflux
Pediatrics
Cicatrix
2014
7 Citations (Scopus)

Actionable recommendations in the Bright Futures child health supervision guidelines

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Computability and decidability
Health
Guidelines
Screening
Pediatrics

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., Aug 12 2014, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Patient Safety.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Safety
Communication
Industry
Delivery of Health Care
Health
5 Citations (Scopus)
Newborn Infant
Wounds and Injuries
Infection
Parenteral Nutrition
Pediatric Hospitals
6 Citations (Scopus)

Influenza and parainfluenza viral infections in children

Fox, T. G. & Christenson, J., Jun 1 2014, In : Pediatrics in Review. 35, 6, p. 217-228 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Paramyxoviridae Infections
Influenza Vaccines
Virus Diseases
Human Influenza
Research
17 Citations (Scopus)

Management of Neonatal Ovarian Cysts and its Effect on Ovarian Preservation

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cysts
Observation
Newborn Infant
Pathology
Ovarian Cysts
4 Citations (Scopus)

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

Rosenman, M., Szucs, K. A., Finnell, S. M., 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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gram-Negative Bacteria
Microbiology
Infection
Enterobacteriaceae
Hospital Emergency Service
5 Citations (Scopus)

Optimized Antimicrobial Dosing Strategies: A Survey of Pediatric Hospitals

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pediatric Hospitals
Aminoglycosides
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Pediatrics
Lactams
21 Citations (Scopus)

Postoperative opioid analgesic use after Nuss versus Ravitch pectus excavatum repair

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Funnel Chest
Opioid Analgesics
Postoperative Pain
Morphine
Pain
40 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tumor Biomarkers
Neoplasms
Ovariectomy
Laparoscopy
Biomarkers
8 Citations (Scopus)

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., Nov 1 2014, In : Journal of Travel Medicine. 21, 6, p. 377-383 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pediatrics
Research
Public Opinion
Professional Practice
Travel Medicine
2 Citations (Scopus)

Referring physicians' decision making for pediatric anti-reflux procedures

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Decision Making
Pediatrics
Physicians
Gastric Bypass
Gagging
28 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mumps
Rubella
Measles
Measles-Mumps-Rubella Vaccine
Vaccines
2013
3 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ethical Analysis
Pregnant Women
HIV
Informed Consent
Mothers
9 Citations (Scopus)
Catheters
Randomized Controlled Trials
Pediatrics
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Thoracic Surgery
6 Citations (Scopus)

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., Crumby, A. S. & Nichols, K. R., 2013, In : Applied Clinical Informatics. 4, 4, p. 556-568 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medical Order Entry Systems
Clinical Decision Support Systems
Pediatrics
Health
Workflow
10 Citations (Scopus)

Increased length of stay and costs associated with weekend admissions for failure to thrive

Thompson, R. T., Bennett, W. E., Finnell, S. M., Downs, S. & Carroll, A., Mar 2013, In : Pediatrics. 131, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Failure to Thrive
Length of Stay
Costs and Cost Analysis
Health Care Costs
Confidence Intervals
10 Citations (Scopus)

Salmonella infections

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Salmonella Infections
Typhoid Fever
Research
Iguanas
Turtles
12 Citations (Scopus)

Travel-Related Infections in Children

Fox, T. G., Manaloor, J. J. & Christenson, J., Apr 2013, In : Pediatric Clinics of North America. 60, 2, p. 507-527 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Infection
Larva Migrans
Ambulatory Care
Respiratory Tract Infections
Developing Countries
2012

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

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Pseudallescheria
Scedosporium
Mycetoma
1 Citation (Scopus)
Urinary Tract Infections
Guidelines
8 Citations (Scopus)

Application of classic utilities to published pediatric cost-utility studies

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Pediatrics
Costs and Cost Analysis
Patient Preference
Health
1 Citation (Scopus)

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Orchitis
Bacteremia
Abscess
Newborn Infant
Escherichia coli

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

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

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Laboratory Infection
Rickettsia
Clinical Laboratory Techniques
Parasites
Fungi
8 Citations (Scopus)

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

Roberts, K. B., Finnell, S. M. & Downs, S., Apr 2012, In : Pediatrics. 129, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Urology
Urinary Tract Infections
Guidelines
antiarrhythmic peptide
Infection