Pediatric Infectious Disease

Publications

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., May 1 2020, In : Transfusion. 60, 5, p. 955-964 10 p.

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1 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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18 Scopus citations

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

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

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3 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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4 Scopus citations

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

Neurodevelopment: The impact of nutrition and inflammation during early to middle childhood in low-resource settings

John, C. C., Black, M. M. & Nelson, C. A., Apr 2017, In : Pediatrics. 139, p. S59-S71

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

25 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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43 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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2 Scopus citations

Pediatric intensive care unit nosocomial infections epidemiology, sources and solutions

Rowin, M. E., Patel, V. V. & Christenson, J. C., Jul 2003, In : Critical Care Clinics. 19, 3, p. 473-487 15 p.

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31 Scopus citations

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. E., Helmrath, M. A., Hirschl, R. B., Kabre, R. S., Leys, C. M., Mak, G., Raque, J., Rescorla, F. J., Saito, J. M. & 4 others, St. Peter, S. D., von Allmen, D., Warner, B. W. & Sato, T. T., Aug 2017, In : Journal of pediatric surgery. 52, 8, p. 1245-1251 7 p.

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42 Scopus citations

Perspective piece malaria: How are we doing and how can we do better?

Rosenthal, P. J., John, C. C. & Regina Rabinovich, N., Jan 1 2019, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 100, 2, p. 239-241 3 p.

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4 Scopus citations

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

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

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15 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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14 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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26 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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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.

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10 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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21 Scopus citations

Preparing children for travel to tropical and developing regions

Christenson, J. C., Oct 1 2004, In : Pediatric Annals. 33, 10, p. 676-684 9 p.

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3 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

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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8 Scopus citations

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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16 Scopus citations

Q and A with outgoing ASTMH President Chandy John

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

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Open Access

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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35 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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16 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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3 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

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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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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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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24 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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123 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

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

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

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12 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

Something small that matters

John, C. C., 2020, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 102, 2, p. 253-256 4 p.

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Open Access

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.

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Open Access
2 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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3 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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11 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

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4 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.

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11 Scopus citations

The art of constructive worrying

John, C. C., Jun 12 2018, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 319, 22, p. 2273-2274 2 p.

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1 Scopus citations

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

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

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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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Open Access
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 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