Pediatric Infectious Disease

Publications

2014

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations
2013

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
9 Scopus citations

Changes in B Cell Populations and Merozoite Surface Protein-1-Specific Memory B Cell Responses after Prolonged Absence of Detectable P. falciparum Infection

Ayieko, C., Maue, A. C., Jura, W. G. Z. O., Noland, G. S., Ayodo, G., Rochford, R. & John, C. C., Jun 27 2013, In : PloS one. 8, 6, e67230.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Salmonella infections

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Travel-Related Infections in Children

Fox, T. G., Manaloor, J. J. & Christenson, J. C., Apr 1 2013, In : Pediatric Clinics of North America. 60, 2, p. 507-527 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

13 Scopus citations
2012

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations

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

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations

Application of classic utilities to published pediatric cost-utility studies

Finnell, S. M. E., Carroll, A. E. & Downs, S. M., Jan 1 2012, In : Academic Pediatrics. 12, 3, p. 219-228 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 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 2012, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 87, 5, p. 806-812 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 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

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 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

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

9 Scopus citations

Rotavirus

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

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., 2012, In : Malaria Journal. 11, 427.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 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 2012, In : Clinical Therapeutics. 34, 6, p. 1459-1465 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2011

Acquired toxoplasmosis after orthotopic heart transplantation in a sulfonamide-allergic patient

Sanchez Mejia, A., Debrunner, M., Cox, E. & Caldwell, R., Jan 1 2011, In : Pediatric Cardiology. 32, 1, p. 91-93 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Assessment of the validity of reported antibiotic allergic reactions in pediatric patients

Miller, L. E., Knoderer, C. A., Cox, E. G. & Kleiman, M. B., Aug 2011, In : Pharmacotherapy. 31, 8, p. 736-741 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Attempts to change culture in a line-obsessed pediatric world: The Riley Heart Center line initiative

Cox, E., Flaspohler, T., Jennings, A., Bringman, S., Crumpacker, B., Cordes, T. & Turrentine, M. W., Oct 1 2011, In : American Journal of Infection Control. 39, 8, p. 690-692 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

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.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Urinary tract infection: Clinical practice guideline for the diagnosis and management of the initial UTI in febrile infants and children 2 to 24 months

Roberts, K. B., Downs, S. M., Finnell, S. M. E., Hellerstein, S., Shortliffe, L. D., Wald, E. R. & Zerin, J. M., Sep 2011, In : Pediatrics. 128, 3, p. 595-610 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

870 Scopus citations
2009

Acute deafness as the presenting symptom of bacterial meningitis

Cox, E., Kleiman, M. & Gelfand, I., Apr 2009, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 28, 4, p. 342-343 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Characterization of immunoglobulin G antibodies to Plasmodium falciparum sporozoite surface antigen MB2 in malaria exposed individuals

Nguyen, T. V., Sacci, J. B., De La Vega, P., John, C. C., James, A. A. & Kang, A. S., 2009, In : Malaria Journal. 8, 1, 235.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 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 2009, In : Emerging Infectious Diseases. 15, 12, p. 1917-1924 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

135 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations
2008

Antibodies to pre-erythrocytic Plasmodium falciparum antigens and risk of clinical malaria in Kenyan children

John, C. C., Tande, A. J., Moormann, A. M., Sumba, P. O., Lanar, D. E., Min, X. M. & Kazura, J. W., Feb 15 2008, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 197, 4, p. 519-526 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

59 Scopus citations

Cerebrospinal fluid cytokine levels and cognitive impairment in cerebral malaria

John, C. C., Panoskaltsis-Mortari, A., Opoka, R. O., Park, G. S., Orchard, P. J., Jurek, A. M., Idro, R., Byarugaba, J. & Boivin, M. J., Feb 2008, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 78, 2, p. 198-205 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
103 Scopus citations

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Survey of congenital heart surgeons' preferences for antimicrobial prophylaxis for pediatric cardiac surgery patients

Knoderer, C. A., Anderson, E. M. & Cox, E. G., Nov 1 2008, In : American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy. 65, 21, p. 2008+2010

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

4 Scopus citations