Research and Education

Recent Published Research

Published On 12/20/2012

Investigators at Le Bonheur are committed to finding better ways to treat childhood disease and injuries. Some of their recent academic journal articles include: 

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Allergy and Immunology

Lieberman JA, Huang FR, Sampson HA, Nowak-Wegrzyn A. Outcomes of 100 consecutive open,baked-egg oral food challenges in the allergy office. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2012;129:1682-1684 e1682.

Lieberman JA, Morotti RA, Konstantinou GN, Yershov O, Chehade M. Dietary therapy can reverse esophageal subepithelial fibrosis in patients with eosinophilic esophagitis: a historical cohort. Allergy. 2012;67:1299-1307.

Lieberman JA, Wang J. Nonallergen-specific treatments for food allergy. Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol. 2012;12:293-301.

Dwivedi N, Michael C, Lew DB, Arnold S, Igarashi M, Bertorini T, Thompson JW, Myers LK, Brown ML. A fatal presentation of dermatomyositis with facial swelling. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2012;76:745-749. 

Kim YI, Park JE, Kwon KH, Hong CY, Yi AK. Interleukin-1 receptor-associated kinase 2- and protein kinase D1-dependent regulation of IRAKmonocyte expression by CpG DNA. PLoS One. 2012;7:e43970.

Tsukada S, Saffran DC, Rawlings DJ, Parolini O, Allen RC, Klisak I, Sparkes RS, Kubagawa H, Mohandas T, Quan S, Belmont JW, Cooper MD, Conley ME, Witte ON. Deficient expression of a B cell cytoplasmic tyrosine kinase in human X-linked agammaglobulinemia. 1993. J Immunol. 2012;188:2936-2947.

Conley ME, Dobbs AK, Quintana AM, Bosompem A, Wang YD, Coustan-Smith E, Smith AM, Perez EE, Murray PJ. Agammaglobulinemia and absent B lineage cells in a patient lacking the p85alpha subunit of PI3K. J Exp Med. 2012;209:463-470

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Clinical Pharmacy

Ofir A, Hofmann K, Weindling E, Gildor T, Barker KS, Rogers  PD, Kornitzer D. Role of a Candida albicans Nrm1/Whi5  homolog in cell cycle gene expression and DNA replication stress response. Mol Microbiol. 2012;84:778-794.

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Critical Care

Carcillo JA, Dean JM, Holubkov R, Berger J, Meert KL, Anand KJ, Zimmerman J, Newth CJ, Harrison R, Burr J, Willson DF, Nicholson C. The randomized comparative pediatric critical illness stress-induced immune suppression (CRISIS) prevention trial. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2012;13:165-173. 

Berde CB, Walco GA, Krane EJ, Anand KJ, Aranda JV, Craig KD, Dampier CD, Finkel JC, Grabois M, Johnston C, Lantos J, Lebel A, Maxwell LG, McGrath P, Oberlander TF, Schanberg LE, Stevens B, Taddio A, von Baeyer CL, Yaster M, Zempsky WT. Pediatric analgesic clinical trial designs, measures, and extrapolation: report of an FDA scientific workshop. Pediatrics. 2012;129:354-364. 

Bhutta AT, Schmitz ML, Swearingen C, James LP, Wardbegnoche WL, Lindquist DM, Glasier CM, Tuzcu V, Prodhan P, Dyamenahalli U, Imamura M, Jaquiss RD, Anand KJ. Ketamine as a neuroprotective and anti-inflammatory agent in children undergoing surgery on cardiopulmonary bypass: a pilot randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2012;13:328-337.

Chan SY, Figueroa M, Spentzas T, Powell A, Holloway R, Shah S. Prospective assessment of novice learners in a simulation-based extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) education program. Pediatr Cardiol. 2012.

Dong C, Rovnaghi CR, Anand KJ. Ketamine alters the neurogenesis of rat cortical neural stem progenitor cells. Crit Care Med. 2012;40:2407-2416. 

Figueroa MI, Sepanski R, Goldberg SP, Shah S. Improving teamwork, confidence, and collaboration among members of a pediatric cardiovascular intensive care unit multidisciplinary team using simulation-based team training. Pediatr Cardiol. 2012. 

Coopersmith CM, Wunsch H, Fink MP, Linde-Zwirble WT, Olsen KM, Sommers MS, Anand KJ, Tchorz KM, Angus DC, Deutschman CS. A comparison of critical care research funding and the financial burden of critical illness in the United States*. Crit Care Med. 2012;40:1072-1079. 

Cignacco EL, Sellam G, Stoffel L, Gerull R, Nelle M, Anand KJ, Engberg S. Oral sucrose and “facilitated tucking” for repeated pain relief in preterms: a randomized controlled trial. Pediatrics. 2012;129:299-308. 

Ferguson SA, Ward WL, Paule MG, Hall RW, Anand KJ. A pilot study of preemptive morphine analgesia in preterm neonates: effects on head circumference, social behavior, and response latencies in early childhood. Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2012;34:47-55.

Schwingshackl A, Teng B, Ghosh M, West AN, Makena P, Gorantla V, Sinclair SE, Waters CM. Regulation and function of the two-pore-domain (K2P) potassium channel Trek-1 in alveolar epithelial cells. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2012;302:L93-L102. 

Spentzas, T, Shappley, RKH, Sovorgnan, F, Meals, E, English, BK. Rapamycin augments the NMDA-mediated TNF suppression by MRSA-stimulated RAW 264.67 murine macrophages. Int J Inflam 2012:542727. doi: 10.1155/2012/542727 

Kimura D, Raszynski A, Totapally BR. Admission and treatment factors associated with the duration of acidosis in children with diabetic ketoacidosis. Pediatric Emergency Care, 2012; 28(12): 1302-1306.

Schwingshackl, A, Teng, B, Ghosh, M, Lim, KG, Tigyi, G, Narayanan, D, Jaggar, JH, and Waters, CM. Regulation of Interleukin-6 Secretion by the Two-Pore-Domain Potassium (K2P) Channel Trek-1 in Alveolar Epithelial Cells. American Journal of Physiology: Lung Cellular & Molecular Physiology, 2013.

Anand KJS, Clark AE, Willson DF, Berger J, Meert KL, Zimmerman JJ, Harrison R, Carcillo JA, Newth CJL, Bisping S, Holubkov R, Dean JM, Nicholson CE. Opioid Analgesia in Mechanically Ventilated Children: Results from the multicenter MOTIF study. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Jan. 2013 .

Roofthooft DWE, Simons SHP, Anand KJS, Tibboel D, van Dijk M. Still hurting newborn babies eight years after we found out. Clinical Journal of Pain, 2013 (in press).

Holubkov R, Casper C, Dean JM, Anand KJS, Zimmerman J, Meert KL, Newth CJL, Berger J, Harrison R, Willson DF, Nicholson C, MD; and the NICHD Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network. The role of the Data and Safety Monitoring Board in a clinical trial: The CRISIS Study. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 2013 (in press).

Eggly S, Meert KL, Berger J, Zimmerman J, Anand KJS, Newth CJL, Harrison R, Carcillo J, Dean JM, Willson DF, Nicholson C, MD; for the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network. Physicians’ conceptualization of “closure” as a benefit of physician-parent follow-up meetings after a child’s death in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. Journal of Palliative Care, 2013 (in press).

Anand KJS. Pain panacea for opiophobia in infants? Journal of the American Medical Association, 2013 (in press).

Fernandez-Nievas IF, Anand KJS. Severe acute asthma exacerbation in children: A step-wise approach for escalating therapy in a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. Journal of Pediatric Pharmacology & Therapeutics, 2013 (in press).

de Graaf J, van Lingen RA, Valkenburg AJ, Weisglas-Kuperus N, Jebbink LG, Wijnberg-Williams B, Anand KJS, Tibboel D, van Dijk M. Does neonatal morphine use affect neuropsychological outcomes at 8-9 years of age? Pain, 2013, (in press).

Fernandez-Nievas IF, Spentzas T, Bogue WC. SNAP IITM Index: An alternative to the COMFORT Scale in assessing the level of sedation in mechanically ventilated pediatric patients. Heidemann SM, Holubkov R, Meert KL, Dean JM, Berger J, Bell M, Anand KJS, Zimmerman J, Newth CJL, Harrison R, Willson DF, Nicholson CE, Carcillo J. Baseline serum concentrations of Zinc, Selenium and Prolactin in critically ill children. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 2013 (in press).

Holubkov R, Casper C, Dean JM, Anand KJS, Zimmerman J, Meert KL, Newth CJL, Berger J, Harrison R, Willson DF, Nicholson C, MD; and the NICHD Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network. The role of the Data and Safety Monitoring Board in a clinical trial: The CRISIS Study. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 2013 (in press).

Eggly S, Meert KL, Berger J, Zimmerman J, Anand KJS, Newth CJL, Harrison R, Carcillo J, Dean JM, Willson DF, Nicholson C, MD; for the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network. Physicians’ conceptualization of “closure” as a benefit of physician-parent follow-up meetings after a child’s death in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. Journal of Palliative Care, 2013 (in press).

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Developmental Pediatrics

Kube DA, Bishop EA, Roth JM, Palmer FB. Evaluation of a parent led curriculum in developmental disabilities for pediatric and medicine/pediatric residents. Matern Child Health J. 2012. 

Zhang Q, Guy K, Pagadala J, Jiang Y, Walker RJ, Liu L, Soderland C, Kern TS, Ferry R, Jr., He H, Yates CR, Miller D, Steinle JJ. Compound 49b prevents diabetes-induced apoptosis through increased IGFBP-3 levels. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2012

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Emergency Medicine

Pershad J, Waters TM. Use of tent for screening during H1N1 pandemic: impact on quality and cost of care. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2012;28:229-235.

Kezirian J, Muhammad WT, Wan JY, Godambe SA, Pershad J. Cost analysis and provider satisfaction with pediatrician in triage. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2012 Oct;28(10):971-6

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Gastroenterology

Shroff P, Mehta RS, Chinen J, Karpen SJ, Davis CM. Presentation of atopic disease in a large cohort of pediatric liver transplant recipients. Pediatr Transplant. 2012; 16:379-384. 

Tillman EM, Helms RA, Black DD. Eicosapentaenoic acid and docosahexaenoic acid synergistically attenuate bile acid-induced hepatocellular apoptosis. J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2012;36:36-42. 

Corkins MR, Martin VA, Szeszycki EE. Copper levels in cholestatic infants on parenteral nutrition. J Parenteral Enteral Nutr. 2013 Jan; 37(1):92-96. 

Xiao X, Ross LE, Sevilla WA, Wang Y, Lowe ME. Porcine pancreatice lipase related protein 2 has high triglyceride lipase activity ini the absence of colipase. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2013 Sep;1831(9):1435-41. doi: 10.1016/j.bbalip.2013.06.002. Epub 2013 Jun 13.

Corkins MR, Griggs KC, Groh-Wargo S, Han-Markey TL, Helms RA, Muir LV, Szeszycki EE; Task Force on Standards for Nutrition Support: Pediatric Hospitalized Patients; and the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition Board of Directors. Standards for nutrition support: pediatric hospitalized patients. Nutr Clin Pract. 2013 Apr;28(2):263-76.

Mehta NM, Corkins MR, Lyman B, Malone A, Goday PS, Carney LN, Monczka JL, Plogsted SW, Schwenk WF; the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (A.S.P.E.N.) Board of Directors. Defining Pediatric Malnutrition: A Paradigm Shift Toward Etiology-Related Definitions. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2013 Mar 25.

Tillman, EM, Helms, RA, and Black, DD: Eicosapentaenoic acid and docosahexaenoic acid synergistically attenuate bile acid-induced hepatocellular apoptosis. J Parenter Enteral Nutr 36:36-42, 2012. PMID: 22038211.

Lin, H, Kahana, D, Vos, M, Black, D, Port, Z, Shulman, R, Scheimann, A, and Mascarenhas, M. Assessment of nutrition education among pediatric gastroenterologists: A survey of NASPGHAN members. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 56(2):137-44, 2013. PMID: 22699840.

Buddington, RK, Sangild, PT, Hance, B, Huang, E, and Black, DD: Prenatal gastrointestinal development in the pig and responses to preterm birth. J Anim Sci. 90 Suppl 4:290-98, 2012. PMID: 23365359.

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General Pediatrics

Hare ME, Coday M, Williams NA, Richey PA, Tylavsky FA, Bush AJ. Methods and baseline characteristics of a randomized trial treating early childhood obesity: The Positive Lifestyles for Active Youngsters (Team PLAY) trial. Contemp Clin Trials. 2012;33:534-549. 

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Genetics

Kelly L KL Jones, Eniko K EK Pivnick, Stacy S Hines-Dowell, Debra E DE Weese-Mayer, Elizabeth M EM Berry-Kravis, Teresa T Santiago, Chukwuma C Nnorom, Massroor M Pourcyrous. A triple threat: down syndrome congenital central hypoventilation syndrome, and hirschsprung disease, Pediatrics 130(5):e1382-4 (2012), PMID 23045564.

Xie Y, Pivnik EK, Cohen HL, Adams-Graves PE, Pourcyrous M, Aygun B, Hankins JS. Phenocopy of Warfarin Syndrome in an Infant Born to a Mother With Sickle Cell Anemia and Severe Transfusional Iron Overload. J Pedatr Hematol Oncol 2012 Sep 26. [Epub ahead of print].

Heart Institute

Alpert BS. Validation of the Nihon Kohden PVM-2701/Impulse-1 automated device by both AAMI (2002) and ISO standards testing. Blood Press Monit. 2012;17:207-209. 

Chan SY, Figueroa M, Spentzas T, Powell A, Holloway R, Shah S. Prospective assessment of novice learners in a simulation-based extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) education program. Pediatr Cardiol. 2012. 

Figueroa MI, Sepanski R, Goldberg SP, Shah S. Improving teamwork, confidence, and collaboration among members of a pediatric cardiovascular intensive care unit multidisciplinary team using simulation-based team training. Pediatr Cardiol. 2012. 

Arevalo AR, Boston US, Goldberg SP, Becker JA, KnottCraig CJ. Starnes procedure in a neonate with pulmonary atresia and intact ventricular septum. Ann Thorac Surg. 2012;93:1703-1704.
Yohannan TM, Goldberg SP, Stamps JK, Mathis CA, Anthony Jr CL, Lasater OE, Knott-Craig CJ. Cardiac myxolipoma in a child: diagnosis and surgical management. Congenit Heart Dis. 2012.

GoldbergSP, Knott-CraigCJ, Joshi VM,Figueroa MI, Ballweg JA, Chin TK. Apical left ventriculotomy is safe in infants and young children requiring cardiac surgery. World J Pediatric Congenit Heart Surg 2012;3(4), 459-62

Jones RC, Rajasekaran S, Rayburn M, Tobias JD, Kelsey RM, Wetzel GT, Cabrera AG. J Pediatr Pharmacol Ther. 2012 Jan;17(1):78-83. doi: 10.5863/1551-6776-17.1.78.
Knott-CraigCJ, GoldbergSP.Strategies to prevent complications from resternotomy [letter]. Ann Thorac Surg 2012;94:334-35.

Philip RR, Boston US, BallwegJA, GoldbergSP, Knott-Craig CJ. Iatrogenic pseudoaneurysm of the innominate artery in a neonate. J Card Surg2012;27(2):242-44

Knott-CraigCJ, GoldbergSP, BallwegJA, Boston US. Surgical decision making in neonatal Ebstein’s anomaly: an algorithmic approach based on 48 consecutive neonates. World J Pediatric Congenit Heart Surg2012;3(1)16-20

BallwegJA, GoldbergSP, Boston US, Joshi VM, Knott-Craig CJ. Technical modification to improve valve stability after aortic root replacement. SA Heart 2012 (submitted) Kelsey RM, Alpert BS, Dahmer MK, Krushkal J, Quasney MW: Alpha-Adrenergic Receptor Gene Polymorphisms and Cardiovascular Reactivity to Stress in Black Adolescents and Young Adults Psychophysiology: 2012;49:401-412.

McCarville MB, Kaste SC, Hoffer FA, Khan RB, Walton RC, Alpert BS, Furman WL, Li C, Xiong X. Contrast Enhanced Sonography of Malignant Pediatric Abdominal and Pelvic Solid Tumors: Preliminary Safety and Feasibility Data.  Pediatr Radiol 2012 Jul;42(7):824-33. Epub 2012 Jan 17. 

David Gallick, Bruce A. Friedman, Bruce S. Alpert, John D. Seller, David E. Quinn, David Osborn, members of the AAMI Sphygmomanometer Committee: Response to – Blood Pressure Monitoring: Blood Press Monit 2012, 17:45.

Alpert BS. Are kiosk blood pressure readings trustworthy? Blood Press Monit 2012, 17:257-258.
Lee KC, Danton GH, Kardon RE. Three-Dimensional Computed Tomographic Analysis of a Rare Left Coronary to Left Ventricle Fistula. Pediatr Cardiol. 2012.

Gregory T. Armstrong, Vijaya M. Joshi, Liang Zhu, Deokumar Srivastava, Nan Zhang, Kirsten K Ness, Dennis C. Stokes, Matthew T. Krasin, James A. Fowler, Leslie L. Robison, Melissa M. Hudson, and Daniel M. Green. Elevated Tricuspid Regurgitant Jet Velocity by Doppler Echocardiography in Adult Survivors of Childhood Cancer: A Report from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study. Accepted for publication J Clinical Oncology 2012/430702


Gregory T. Armstrong, Juan Carlos Plana, Nan Zhang, Deokumar Srivastava, Daniel M Green, Kirsten K Ness, F. Daniel Donovan, Monika L Metzger, Alejandro Arevalo, Jean-Bernard Durand, Vijaya Joshi, Melissa M Hudson, Leslie L Robison, and Scott Flamm. Screening Adult Survivors of Childhood Cancer for Cardiomyopathy: Comparison of Echocardiography and Cardiac MRI. J Clin Oncol 8.10.2012 Vol30 No23pp2876-2884


Kevin Krull, Noah D. Sabin, Daniel Green, Alejandro Arevalo, Matthew Krasin, Melissa Hudson. Neurocognitive Function and CNS Integrity in Adult Survivors of Childhood Hodgkin Lymphoma J Clin Oncol Sept. 4th, 2012. Volume 42


Stephen Cyran, Ronak Naik, Devyani Chowdhury. Stress echocardiography: a useful tool in children with aortic stenosis. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, Volume 59, Issue 13, Supplement, 27 March 2012, Page E801


Shyam K Sathanandam, Matthew J. Gillespie, Yoav Dori, Matthew A. Harris, Andrew C. Glatz, and Jonathan J. Rome: Bilateral Branch Pulmonary Artery Melody Valve Implantation for Treatment of Complex Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Dysfunction in a High-Risk Patient. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2012;4:e21-e23

Kelsey RM, Alpert BS, Dahmer MK, Krushkal J, Quasney MW. Alpha-adrenergic receptor gene polymorphisms and cardiovascular reactivity to stress in black adolescents and young adults. Psychophysiology. 2012;49:401-412.

Gallick D, Friedman BA, Alpert BS, Seller JD, Quinn DE, Osborn D. Response to--Blood Pressure Monitoring 2011; 16: 67-73. Blood Press Monit. 2012;17:45; author reply 45-47.

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Hematology/Oncology

Xie Y, Pivnick EK, Cohen HL, Adams-Graves PE, Pourcyrous M, Aygun B, Hankins JS. Phenocopy of warfarin syndrome in an infant born to a mother with sickle cell anemia and severe transfusional iron overload. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2012.

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Infectious Disease

Alymova IV, Portner A, Mishin VP, McCullers JA, Freiden P, Taylor GL. Receptor-binding specificity of the human parainfluenza virus type 1 hemagglutinin-neuraminidase glycoprotein. Glycobiology. 2012;22:174-180. 

Malboeuf CM, Yang X, Charlebois P, Qu J, Berlin AM, Casali M, Pesko KN, Boutwell CL, Devincenzo JP, Ebel GD, Allen TM, Zody MC, Henn MR, Levin JZ. Complete viral RNA genome sequencing of ultra-low copy samples by sequence-independent amplification. Nucleic Acids Res. 2012. 

Mundt C, Sventitskiy A, Cehelsky JE, Patters AB, Tservistas M, Hahn MC, Juhl G, Devincenzo JP. Assessing modeled CO2 retention and rebreathing of a facemask designed for efficient delivery of aerosols to infants. ISRN Pediatr. 2012;2012:721295.

DeVincenzo JP. The promise, pitfalls and progress of RNAinterference-based antiviral therapy for respiratory viruses. Antivir Ther. 2012;17:213-225. 

Dwivedi N, Michael C, Lew DB, Arnold S, Igarashi M, Bertorini T, Thompson JW, Myers LK, Brown ML. A fatal presentation of dermatomyositis with facial swelling. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2012;76:745-749. 

Jimenez-Truque N, Tedeschi S, Saye EJ, McKenna BD, Langdon W, Wright JP, Alsentzer A, Arnold S, Saville BR, Wang W, Thomsen I, Creech CB. Relationship between maternal and neonatal Staphylococcus aureus colonization. Pediatrics. 2012;129:e1252-1259. 

Mundt C, Sventitskiy A, Cehelsky JE, Patters AB, Tservistas M, Hahn MC, Juhl G, DeVincenzo JP. Assessing the safety of a mask designed for efficient delivery of aerosols to infants. ISRN Pediatrics. 2012;Article ID 721295:10.5402/2012/721295.

Wang DJ, Boltz DA, McElhaney J, McCullers JA, Webby RJ, Webster RG. No evidence of a link between influenza vaccines and Guillain-Barre syndrome-associated antiganglioside antibodies. Influenza Other Respi Viruses.2012;6:159-166.

Wang GC, Dash P, McCullers JA, Doherty PC, Thomas PG. T cell receptor alphabeta diversity inversely correlates with pathogen-specific antibody levels in human cytomegalovirus infection. Sci Transl Med. 2012;4:128ra142. 

Govorkova EA, McCullers JA. Therapeutics against influenza. Curr Top Microbiol Immunol. 2012. 

Hakim H, Allison KJ, Van De Velde LA, Li Y, Flynn PM, McCullers JA. Immunogenicity and safety of inactivated monovalent 2009 H1N1 influenza A vaccine in immunocompromised children and young adults. Vaccine. 2012;30:879-885. 

McCullers JA, Hayden FG. Fatal influenza B infections: time to reexamine influenza research priorities. J Infect Dis. 2012;205:870-872.

McCullers JA, Huber VC. Correlates of vaccine protection from influenza and its complications. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2012;8:34-44.

O'Brien KB, Vogel P, Duan S, Govorkova EA, Webby RJ, McCullers JA, Schultz-Cherry S. Impaired wound healing predisposes obese mice to severe influenza virus infection. J Infect Dis. 

Spentzas, T, Shappley, RKH, Sovorgnan, F, Meals, E, English, BK. Rapamycin augments the NMDA-mediated TNF suppression by MRSA-stimulated RAW 264.67 murine macrophages. Int J Inflam 2012:542727. doi: 10.1155/2012/542727

Chhim RF, Arnold SR, Lee KR. Vancomycin Dosing Practices, Trough Concentrations, and Predicted Area Under the Curve in Children With Suspected Invasive Staphylococcal Infections. J Ped Infect Dis (2012) doi: 10.1093/jpids/pis083.

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Microbiology/Immunology/Biochemistry

Ziebarth JD, Cook MN, Wang X, Williams RW, Lu L, Cui Y. Treatment- and population-dependent activity patterns of behavioral and expression QTLs. PLoS One. 2012;7:e31805.

Miyairi I, Ziebarth J, Laxton JD, Wang X, van Rooijen N, Williams RW, Lu L, Byrne GI, Cui Y. Host genetics and Chlamydia disease: prediction and validation of disease severity mechanisms. PLoS One. 2012;7:e33781.

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Neonatology

Sankararaman S, Yanamandra K, Napper D, Caldito G, Dhanireddy R. The prevalence of platelet activating factor acetylhydrolase single nucleotide polymorphisms in relationship to necrotizing enterocolitis in Northwest Louisiana Infants. SpringerPlus 2(1):294, July 2, 2013, print December 2013.

Mari G, Deprest J, Schenone M, Jackson S, Samson J, Brocato B, Tate D, Sullivan R, White G, Dhanireddy R, Mandrell T, Gupta S, Skobowjat C, Slominski A, Cohen HL, Schlabritz-Loutsevitch, N. A novel translational model of percutaneous fetoscopic endoluminal tracheal occlusion-baboons (Papio SPP). Fetal Diagn Ther 4:35(2):92-100, 2014. doi:10.1159/000357139. Epub January 30, 2014.

Benjamin DK Jr, Hudak ML, Duara S, Randolph DA, Bidegain M, Mundakel GT, Natarajan G, Burchfield DJ, White RD, Shattuck KE, Neu N, Bendel CM, Kim MR, Finer NN, Stewart DL, Arrieta AC, Wade KC, Kaufman DA, Manzoni P, Prather KO, Testoni D, Berezny KY, Smith PB: Fluconazole Prophylaxis Study Team (Dhanireddy R). Effect of fluconazole rpophylaxis on candidiasis and mortality in premature infants: a randomized clinical trial. JAMA, 311(17):1742-9, 2014. Doi:10,1001/jama.2014.2624.

Mohamad T. Elabiad, MD, MS, Kristopher L. Arheart, PhD, Sheldon B. Korones, MD, Massroor Pourcyrous, MD; Adjusting for Bias in C – Reactive Protein Levels When Using a Vitros Slide Method in Infants. Am J Perinatol. 2014 Feb 25 [Epub ahead of print]

Mohamad T. Elabiad, MD, MS, Michael Christensen, Pharm.D, BCNSP; Changes in Premature Infant Mercury and Lead Blood Levels after Blood Transfusions, Am J Perinatol. 2013 Dec 17. [Epub ahead of print]

Mohamad T. Elabiad, MD, MS, Mimily Harsono, MD, Ajay Talati, MD, and Ramasubbareddy Dhanireddy, MD; Effect of Birth Weight on the Association between Necrotizing Enterocolitis and Red Blood Cell Transfusions in ≤1500g Infants; British Medical Journal (BMJ): Nov 2013. BMJ open. 2013; 3(11): e003823

Paul JA, Logan BA, Krishnan R, Heller NA, Morrison DG, Pritham UA, Tisher PW, Troese M, Brown MS, Hayes MJ, Development of auditory event-related potentials in infants prenatally exposed to methadone. Development Psychobiology. 2013 Sep 6. doi: 10.1002/dev.21160.

Xie Y, Pivnick EK, Cohen HL, Adams-Graves PE, Pourcyrous M, Augun B, Hankins JS. Phenocopy of Warfarin syndrome in an infant born to a mother with sickle cell anemia and severe transfusional iron overload. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 35(6): e 265-8. PMID 23018567, Aug 2013.

Aden U, er al. on behalf of the Gene targets for intraventricular hemorrhage study group (Pourcyrous M). Candidate gene analysis: Severe intra-ventricular hemorrhage in inborn preterm neonates. J Pediatr, 163(5): 1503-6, Nov 2013.

Sankaran S et al. on behalf of the Gene targets for intraventricular hemorrhage study group (Pourcyrous M). Maternal race, demography, and health care disparities impact risk for intraventricular hemorrhage in preterm neonates. J Pediatr. 2014 May; 164(5): 1005-1011. e3. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2014.01.036. Epub 2014 Feb 28.

Nnorom CC, Davis C, Fedinec AL, Howell K, Jaggar JH, Parfenova H, Pourcyrous M, Leffler CW. Contributions of KATP and KCa channels to cerebral arteriolar dilation to hypercapnia in neonatal brain.
Physiol Rep. 2014 Aug 28; 2(8). pii: e12127. doi: 10.14814/phy2.12127. Print 2014 Aug 1.

Pourcyrous M, Nolan VG, Goodwin A, Davis SL, Buddington RK. Fecal Short Chain Fatty Acids of Very Low Birth Weight Preterm Infants Fed Expressed Breast Milk or Formula. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2014 Jul 30. [Epub ahead of print]

Dolapo O, Dhanireddy R, Talati AJ. Trends of Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infections in a neonatal intensive care unit from 2000-2009. BMC Pediatr. 2014 May 9; 14:121. doi: 10.1186/1471-2431-14-121. Reprinted in Neonatal Intensive Care, Vol. 27, No. 5, September 2014.

Narendra Dereddy, MD, Ajay Talati, MD, Ashley Smith, RN, IBCLC, RLC, Ravi Kudumula, MD, Ramasubbareddy Dhanireddy, MD. A Multipronged Approach is Associated with Improved Breast Milk Feeding Rates in Very Low Birth Weight Infants of an Inner-City Hospital. Journal of Human Lactation, 1-4. Submitted May, 2014, Accepted, September 2014.doi: 10.1177/0890334414554619

Weems, Mark; Wei, Daniel; Ramanathan, Rangasamy; Barton, Lorayne; Vachon, Linda, Sardesai, Smeeta. Urinary Tract Infections in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. American Journal of Perinatology. Accepted, September 18, 2014.

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Nephrology

Chesney RW. Environmental factors in Tiny Tim's near-fatal illness. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2012;166:271-275. 

Chesney RW. The five paradoxes of vitamin D and the importance of sunscreen protection. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2012;51:819-827. 

Spencer JD, Hastings MC, Wyatt RJ, Ault BH. Has the incidence of childhood steroid sensitive nephrotic syndrome changed? Clin Nephrol. 2012;78:112-115. 

Han X, Chesney RW. The role of taurine in renal disorders. Amino Acids. 2012; May 12. [Epub ahead of print]. 

Hastings MC, Afshan S, Sanders JT, Kane O, Eison TM, Lau KK, Moldoveanu Z, Julian BA, Novak J, Wyatt RJ. Serum galactose-deficient IgA1 level is not associated with proteinuria in children with IgA nephropathy. Int J Nephrol. 2012;315467. Epub 2012 Jun 17.

Kiryluk K, Li Y, Sanna-Cherchi S, Rohanizadegan M, Suzuki H, Eitner F, Snyder HJ, Choi M, Hou P, Scolari F, Izzi C, Gigante M, Gesualdo L, Savoldi S, Amoroso A, Cusi D, Zamboli P, Julian BA, Novak J, Wyatt RJ, Mucha K, Perola M, Kristiansson K, Viktorin A, Magnusson PK, Thorleifsson G, Thorsteinsdottir U, Stefansson K, Boland A, Metzger M, Thibaudin L, Wanner C, Jager KJ, Goto S, Maixnerova D, Karnib HH, Nagy J, Panzer U, Xie J, Chen N, Tesar V, Narita I, Berthoux F, Floege J, Stengel B, Zhang H, Lifton RP, Gharavi AG. Geographic differences in genetic susceptibility to IgA nephropathy: GWAS replication study and geospatial risk analysis. PLoS Genet.2012;8:e1002765.

Chesney RW. Theobald Palm and his remarkable observation: how the sunshine vitamin came to be recognized. Nutrients. 2012;4:42-51. 

Chesney RW. The decade of ideas leading to a cure for rickets. J Pediatr. 2012;160:508-510. 

Chesney RW. Early animal models of rickets and proof of a nutritional deficiency hypothesis. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2012;54:322-327.

Chesney RW. New thoughts concerning the epidemic of rickets: was the role of alum overlooked? Pediatr Nephrol. 2012;27:3-6. 

Chesney RW, Patters AB. Childhood vesicoureteral reflux studies: Registries and repositories sources and nosology. J Pediatr Urol. 2012. 

Greenfield SP, Carpenter MA, Chesney RW, Zerin JM, Chow J. The RIVUR voiding cystourethrogram pilot study: experience with radiologic reading concordance. J Urol. 2012;188:1608-1612. 

Shore RM, Chesney RW. Rickets: Part I. Pediatr Radiol. 2012. 

Scholl UI, Nelson-Williams C, Yue P, Grekin R, Wyatt RJ, Dillon MJ, Couch R, Hammer LK, Harley FL, Farhi A, Wang WH, Lifton RP; Hypertension with or without adrenal hyperplasia due to different inherited mutations in the potassium channel KCNJ5. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Feb 14;109(7):2533-8. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1121407109. Epub 2012 Jan 30.

Eison TM, Hastings MC, Moldoveanu Z, Sanders JT, Gaber L, Walker PD, Lau KK, Julian BA, Novak J, Wyatt RJ. Association of IgG co-deposition with serum levels of galactose-deficient IgA1 in pediatric IgA nephropathy. Clin Nephrol. 2012 Dec;78(6):465-9. doi: 10.5414/CN107423.

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Neuroscience Institute

Dwivedi N, Michael C, Lew DB, Arnold S, Igarashi M, Bertorini T, Thompson JW, Myers LK, Brown ML. A fatal presentation of dermatomyositis with facial swelling. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2012;76:745-749.

Papanicolaou AC. Consciousness Cognitive Critique. 2012;5:1-36

Van Poppel K, Patay Z, Roberts D, Clarke DF, McGregor A, Perkins FF, Wheless JW. Mesial temporal sclerosis in a cohort of children with SCN1A gene mutation. J Child Neurol. 2012 Jul;27(7):893-7.

Van Poppel K and Boop F. Resective epilepsy surgery in pediatric patients: Part II Invasive evaluations, resection and surgical outcomes. Contemporary Neurosurgery. 2012;34(1):1-8

Van Poppel M, Wheless JW, Clarke DF, McGregor A, McManis M, Perkins FF, Van Poppel K, Fulton S and Boop FA. Passive language mapping with magnetoencephalography in pediatric epilepsy patients. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2012 Aug;10(2):96-102. doi: 10.3171/2012.4.PEDS11301. Epub 2012 Jun 22.

Jiao Y, Lu L, Williams RW, Smeyne RJ. Genetic dissection of strain dependent paraquat-induced neurodegeneration in the substantia nigra pars compacta. PLoS One. 2012;7:e29447. 

Campbell IM, Yatsenko SA, Hixson P, Reimschisel T, Thomas M, Wilson W, Dayal U, Wheless JW, Crunk A, Curry C, Patterson N, Fishman-Shapiro L, Riviello J, Nowaczyk MJM, Rosenfeld JA, Bejjani BA, Shaffer, LG, Cheung SW, Lupski JR, Stankiewicz P, Scaglia F. Novel 9q34.11 gene deletions encompassing combinations of four Mendelian disease genes: STXBP1, SPTAN1, ENG and TOR1A. Genetics in Medicine; 2012; 14 (10): 868-876. 

Wheless JW, Gibson PA, Rosbeck KL, Hardin M, O’Dell C, Whittemore V, Pellock JM. Infantile spasms (West syndrome): update and resources for pediatricians and providers to share with parents. BMC Pediatrics, 2012; 12: 108-116.

French JA, Krauss GL, Biton V, Squillacote D, Yang H, Laurenza A, Kumar D, Rogawski MD, Wheless JW & Eisai Study 304 Co-Investigators. Adjunctive perampanel for refractory partial onset seizures. Neurology, 2012; 79 (6): 589-596.

Klimo P Jr, Astur N, Gabrick K, Warner WC Jr, Muhlbauer MS. Occipitocervical fusion using a contoured rod and wire construct in children: a reappraisal of a vintage technique. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2012 Nov 16. [Epub ahead of print]. 

Aboud O, Mrak RE, Boop FA, Griffin ST. BioMed Central 10:35. Apolipoprotein epsilon3 alleles are associated with indicators of neuronal resilience. Commentary, 10:36, 2012. 

Godfraind C, Kaczmarska JM, Kocak M, Dalton J, Wright KD, Sanford RA, Boop FA, Gajjar A, Merchant TE, Ellison DW. Distinct disease-risk groups in pediatric supratentorial and posterior fossa endymomas. Acta Pathol, Apr 21, 2012. 

DiCocco JM, Fabian TC, Emmett KP, Magnotti LJ, Zarzaur BL, Bate BG, Muhlbauer MS, Khan N, Kelly JM, Williams JS, Croce MA. Optimal outcomes for patients with blunt cerebrovascular injury (BCVI): tailoring treatment to the lesion. J Am Coll Surg Apr;212(4):549-57; discussion 557-9, 2012.

Boop FA. Editorial. Programmable shunts versus nonprogrammable shunts. J Neurosurg Pediatrics May; 9:1, 2012.

Ditta LC, Qayyum S, O’Brien TF, Choudhri AF, Wilson MW. Chondromyxoid fibroma of the orbit. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 2012 (DOI: 10.1097/IOP.0b013e31823bd1e0)

DeWire MD, Beltran C, Boop FA, Helton KJ, Ellison DW, McKinnon P, Gajjar A, Pai Panandiker AS. Radiation therapy and adjuvant chemotherapy in a patient with a malignant glioneuronal tumor and underlying ataxia telangiectasia: A case report and review of the literature. J Clin Oncol, accepted for publication, 2012.

Wait S, Einhaus SE, Choudhri A, Boop FA. Child’s Nervous System. Eight-second MRI scan for evaluation of shunted hydrocephalus. Childs Nerv Syst. 2012 Aug;28 (8):1237- 1.doi:10.1007/s00381-012-1769-x. Epub 2012 May 22.

Choudhri AF, Parmar HA, Morales RE, Gandhi D. Imaging of lesions of the skull base. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2012 Dec;45(6):1385-404. doi: 10.1016/j.otc.2012.08.008. 

Boop FA. Editorial. Craniopharyngioma. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2012 Oct;10(4):291; discussion 292. doi: 10.3171/2012.5.PEDS12186. Epub 2012 Aug 24.

Merchant TE, Kun LE, Hua CH, Wu S, Xiong, X, Sanford RA, Boop FA. Disease control after reduced volume conformal and intensity modulated radiation therapy for childhood craniopharyngioma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2012 Dec 11. pii: S0360-3016(12)03729-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2012.10.030. [Epub ahead of print]. 

Landau E, Boop FA, Conklin HM, Wu S, Xiong X, Merchant TE. Supratentorial Ependymoma: Disease control, complications and functional outcomes after irradiation. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2012 Dec 11. pii: S0360-3016(12)03733-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2012.10.033. [Epub ahead of print].

Broadway SJ, Ogg RJ, Scoggins MA, Sanford R, Patay Z, Boop FA. Surgical management of tumors producing the thalamopeduncular syndrome of childhood. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2011 Jun;7(6):589-95. doi: 10.3171/2011.4.PEDS119. 

DeCuypere M, Klimo P. Spectrum of traumatic brain injury from mild to severe. Surg Clin N Am 92:939-957, 2012 

Qaddoumi I, Sane M, Li S, Kocak M, Pai-Panandiker A, Harreld J, Klimo P, Wright K, Broniscer, Gajjar A. Diagnostic utility and correlation of tumor markers in the serum and cerebrospinal fluid of children with intracranial germ cell tumors. Childs Nerv Syst 28:1017-1024, 2012

Hasan KM, Molfese DL, Walimuni IS, Stuebing KK, Papanicolaou AC, Narayana PA, Fletcher JM. Diffusion tensor quantification and cognitive correlates of the macrostructure and microstructure of the corpus callosum in typically developing and dyslexic children. NMR Biomed. 2012;25(11):1263-70 (PMID: 22411286) 

Simos, P.G., Rezaie, R., Fletcher, J.M., Papanicolaou, A.C. Time-constrained functional connectivity analysis of cortical networks underlying phonological decoding in typically developing school-aged children: A magnetoencephalography study. Brain and Language, 59 (4): 3604 – 10, 2012

Smyrnis, N., Mylonas, S., Mylonas, M.C., Rezaie, R., Siettos, C.I., Ventouras, E., Ktonas, P.Y., Evdokimidis, I., Papanicolaou, A.C. Single-trial magnetoencephalography signals encoded as an unfolding decision process. Neuroimage, 2012 Feb 15;59 (4): 3604-10.

Fulton S, Van Poppel K, McGregor A, Ellis M, Patters A, Wheless J. Prospective study of 2 bed alarms for detection of nocturnal seizures. J Child Neurol. 2012 Oct 17. 

Klimo P, Panandiker ASP, Thompson CJ, Boop FA, Qaddoumi I, Gajjar A, Armstrong GT, Ellison DW, Kun LE, Ogg RJ, Sanford RA. Management and outcome of pediatric focal low-grade brainstem tumors: The St. Jude Experience. Journal of Neurosurg-Pediatrics.

Sullivan LM, Stelow EB, Early SV, Choudhri AF, LeGallo RD. Oropharyngeal teratoma in a newborn. Arch of Otolaryngol. (in press).

Li W, Wait SD, Ogg R, Scoggins M, Zou P, Wheless JW, Boop FA. Functional MRI of visual cortex performed in children under sedation to assist in pre-surgical planning in children. J. Pediatr. Neurosurg, 2013 (in press).

Taylor DR, Wait SD, Wheless JW, Boop FA. Amygdalar neuromelanosis and intractable epilepsy without leptomeningeal involvement. Child’s Nervous System, 2013 (in press).

VanPoppel K, McGregor A, Fulton SP, Ellis M, Patters A, Wheless JW. Prospective study of the Emfit movement monitor. J. Child Neurol, 2013 (in press).

Wheless JW, Phelps SJ. Clobazam: A newly approved but well-established drug for the treatment of
intractable epilepsy syndromes. J. Child Neurol, 2013 (in press).

Rezaie R, Zouridakis G, Choudhri A, Wheless JW, Volgyi E, VanPoppel K, Clanton NR, Papanicolaou AC.

Functional connectivity in tuberous sclerosis complex with autistic spectrum disorder. J. of Ped. Neurol, 2013 (in press).

Zouridakis, G., Paditar, U., Situ, N., Rezaie, R., Castillo, E., Levin, H., Papanicolaou, A.C. Functional connectivity changes in mild traumatic brain injury assessed using magnetoencephalography. Journal of Mechanics in Medicine and Biology, (in press).

Tsiaras, V., Simos, P.G., Rezaie, R., Castillo, E.M., Sheth, B.R., Fletcher, J.M. Papanicolaou, A.C. Classification of autistic individuals based on common spatial patterns in baseline magnetoencephalographic recordings. Human Brain Mapping,
(in press).

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Orthopaedics

Murphy RF, Davidson AR, Kelly DM, Warner WC Jr, Sawyer JR. Subaxial Cervical Spine Injuries in Children and Adolescents. J Pediatr Orthop. 2014 Nov 6. [Epub ahead of print]

Barrett KK, Skaggs DL, Sawyer JR, Andras L, Moisan A, Goodbody C, Flynn JM. Supracondylar Humeral Fractures with Isolated Anterior Interosseous Nerve Injuries: Is Urgent Treatment Necessary? J Bone Joint Surg Am, 2014 Nov 05;96(21):1793-1797.

Murphy W, Naranje SM, Kelly DM, Spence DS, Warner WC Jr, Beaty JH, Sawyer JR. Nonaccidental traumatic dislocation of the hip in a 3-year-old child: a report of a rare pediatric injury. Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ). 2014 Aug;43(8):374-6.

Rhodes L, Nash C, Moisan A, Scott DC, Barkoh K, Warner WC Jr, Sawyer JR, Kelly DM. Does Preoperative Orientation and Education Alleviate Anxiety in Posterior Spinal Fusion Patients? A Prospective, Randomized Study. J Pediatr Orthop. 2014 Jul 17. [Epub ahead of print]

Systemic Clostridium Toxicity Resulting from a Knee Laceration in a Pediatric Patient. Fesmire A, SawyerJR, Warner WC, Buckingham S, Bagga B, Anand K, Kelly DM. Journal of Pediatric Infectious Diseases 9 (2014) 31–35

The Use of Magnetic Resonance Imaging in the Evaluation of Spondylolysis. Rush JK, Astur N, Scott S, Kelly DM, Sawyer JR, Warner WC. Jr. J Pediatr Orthop. 2014 June 24. [Epub ahead of print]

Accessibility and Quality of Online Information for Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery Fellowships.
Davidson AR, Murphy RF, Spence DD, Kelly DM, Warner WC Jr, Sawyer JR. J Pediatr Orthop. 2014 May 19. [Epub ahead of print]

Traumatic Atlanto-occipital Dislocation in Children. Astur N, Sawyer JR, Klimo P, Kelly DM, Muhlbauer M, Warner WC. J Am Acad Orthop Surg May 2014 ; 22:274-282.; doi:10.5435/JAAOS-22-05-274

Altered lower extremity fracture characteristics in obese pediatric trauma patients. Gilbert SR, Maclennan PA, Backstrom I, Creek A, Sawyer J. J Orthop Trauma. 2014 Apr 15. [Epub ahead of print]

Current State of Pediatric Orthopaedic Disaster Response. Kelly DM, Heyworth BE, Kruse RW, Edmonds EW, VanderHave K, Podeszwa DA, Talwalkar VR, Warner WC Jr, Gordon JE. J Pediatric Orthop.2014 Apr-May;34(3):231-8

Intraobserver and Interobserver Reliability and the Role of Fracture Morphology in Classifying Femoral Shaft Fractures in Young Children. Thompson NB, Kelly DM, Warner WC Jr, Rush JK, Moisan A, Hanna WR Jr, Beaty JH, Spence DD, Sawyer JR. J Pediatr Orthop. 2014 Apr-May;34(3):352-8.

Surgical treatment of symptomatic accessory navicular in children and adolescents. Pretell-Mazzini J1, Murphy RF, Sawyer JR, Spence DD, Warner WC Jr, Beaty JH, Moisan A, Kelly DM.
Am J Orthop. 2014 Mar;43(3):110-3.

Children are not small adults. Sawyer JR. Am J Orthop. 2014 Jan;43(1):19-20.

The Efficacy of Rib-based Distraction with VEPTR in the Treatment of Early-Onset Scoliosis in Patients with Arthrogryposis. Astur N, Flynn JM, Flynn JM, Ramirez N, Glotzbecker M, van Bosse HJ, Hoashi JS, d'Amato CR, Kelly DM, Warner WC Jr, Sawyer JR. J Pediatr Orthop. 2014 Jan; 34(1):8-13.

Larsen N, Moisan A, Witte D, Ellzey A, Sawyer JR, Warner WC Jr, Beaty JH, Kelly DM. Medial Ulnar Collateral Ligament Origin in Children and Adolescents: An MRI Anatomic Study. J Pediatr Orthop. 2013 Sep;33(6):664-6.

Rush JK, Kelly DM, Sawyer JR, Beaty JH, Warner WC Jr. Treatment of Pediatric Femur Fractures with the Pavlik Harness: Multiyear Clinical and Radiographic Outcomes. J Pediatr Orthop. 2013 Sep; 33(6):614-7

Sawyer JR. Atypical presentation of an osteoid osteoma in a child revisited. Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ). J Pediatr Orthop. 2013 Jan;42(1):19.

Rush JK, Kelly DM, Astur N, Creek A, Dawkins R, Younas S, Warner WC Jr, Sawyer JR. Associated injuries in children and adolescents with spinal trauma. J Pediatr Orthop. 2013 Jun;33(4):393-7. doi: 10.1097/BPO.0b013e318279c7cb.

Murphy RF, Cohen BH, Muhlbauer MS, Eubanks JW 3rd, Sawyer JR, Moisan A, Kelly DM. An accessory limb with lipomyelomeningocele in a male. Pediatr Surg Int. 2013 Jul;29(7):749-52. doi: 10.1007/s00383-013-3269-9. Epub 2013 Feb 8.

Larson AN, Sucato DJ, Herring JA, Adolfsen SE, Kelly DM, Martus JE, Lovejoy JF, Browne R, Delarocha A. A prospective multicenter study of Legg-Calve-Perthes disease: functional and radiographic outcomes of nonoperative treatment at a mean follow-up of twenty years. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2012;94:584-592. 

Backstrom IC, Maclennan PA, Sawyer JR, Creek AT, Rue LW, 3rd, Gilbert SR. Pediatric obesity and traumatic lower-extremity longbone fracture outcomes. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2012;73:966-971. 

Brey JM, Conoley J, Canale ST, Beaty JH, Warner WC, Jr., Kelly DM, Sawyer JR. Tibial tuberosity fractures in adolescents: is a posterior metaphyseal fracture component a predictor of complications? J Pediatr Orthop. 2012;32:561-566. 

Sawyer JR, Beebe M, Creek AT, Yantis M, Kelly DM, Warner WC, Jr. Age-related patterns of spine injury in children involved in all-terrain vehicle accidents. J Pediatr Orthop. 2012;32:435-439.

Warner WC, Jr., Sawyer JR, Freeman BL, Chase A, Jaquith B. Screws versus hooks: implant cost and deformity correction in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. J Child Orthop. 2012; Apr 23 [E-pub ahead of print]

Mulligan,R Rush,JK, Kelly, DM, Warner, WC Jr ,Sawyer, JR. Proximal femoral fractures in children and adolescents:an update. Current Orthopedic Practice Volume 23 Number 5 September/October 2012 429-434

Grear B, Sawyer JR, Warner WC Jr, Beaty JH, Kelly DM. Patient follow-up in pediatric orthopaedic retrospective call-back studies. Current Orthopedic Practice. 23(6):590-594,

Miller DJ, Kelly DM, Spence DD, Beaty JH, Warner WC Jr, Sawyer JR. Locked intramedullary nailing in the treatment of femoral shaft fractures in children younger than 12 years of age: indications and preliminary report of outcomes. J Pediatr Orthop. 2012 Dec;32(8):777-80.

Klimo P Jr, Astur N, Gabrick K, Warner WC Jr, Muhlbauer MS. Occipitocervical fusion using a contoured rod and wire construct in children: a reappraisal of a vintage technique. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2012 Nov 16. [Epub ahead of print].

Nawaf,CB, Kelly, D, Warner,WC Jr.,Beaty,JH, Rhodes, L, Sawyer, JR. Fat Embolism Syndrome in an Adolescent Before Surgical Treatment of an Isolated Closed Tibial Shaft Fracture. Am J Orthop. 2012;41(12):565-568.

Hines-Dowell, S., Lee, S., Baskins, S., Janecek, A., Rhodes, L. & Gresham, F. Osteogenesis imperfecta type VIII: A case report. Journal of Neonatal Nursing. Volume 18, Issue 6, December 2012, Pages 217–220.

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Otolaryngology

Dwivedi N, Michael C, Lew DB, Arnold S, Igarashi M, Bertorini T, Thompson JW, Myers LK, Brown ML. A fatal presentation of dermatomyositis with facial swelling. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2012;76:745-749.

Velargo PA, Thompson JW. Palatoglossal flap: a novel approach to cover herniated fat during tonsillectomy. Ear Nose Throat J. 2012;91:152-154.

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Pulmonology

Tutor JD, Gosa MM. Dysphagia and aspiration in children. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2012;47:321-337. 

Gregory T. Armstrong, Vijaya M. Joshi, Liang Zhu, Deokumar Srivastava, Nan Zhang, Kirsten K Ness, Dennis C. Stokes, Matthew T. Krasin, James A. Fowler, Leslie L. Robison, Melissa M. Hudson, and Daniel M. Green. Elevated Tricuspid Regurgitant Jet Velocity by Doppler Echocardiography in Adult Survivors of Childhood Cancer: A Report from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study. Accepted for publication J Clinical Oncology 2012/430702

Spahr, J, Weiner, DJ, Stokes, DC, and Kuland, G: Pulmonary disease in the pediatric patient with acquired immunodeficiency state, in Kendig and Chernick’s Disorders of the Respiratory Tract in Children (8th Edition, ed. R. Wilmott, T. Boat, V. Chernick, R. Deterding, F. Ratjen), Elsevier, Revised edition, 2012.

Motosue, MS, Zhu, L, Srivastava, K, Srinivasan, S, Stokes, DC, Hudson, MM, McPherson, V, Krasin, MJ, Green, DJ, Spunt, SL, Inaba, H. Pulmonary function after whole lung irradiation in pediatric patients with solid malignancies, Cancer, 118:1450-6, 2012. 

Yarlagadda, S., Khan, A.F., Zhang, W., Penmatsa, H. Ren, A., Donnellan, C.,Srinivasan, S., Kappes, J., Stokes, D.C., and Naren, A.P. (2012) A young Hispanic with c.1646G>A mutation (S549N-CFTR) exhibits severe cystic fibrosis lung disease: Is ivacaftor an option for therapy? Am. J. Respir. Crit. Care Med. 186: 694-696.

Aitken, ML, Bellon,, G, De Boeck, K, Flume, PA, Fox, HG, Geller, DE, Haarman, EG, Hebestreit, U, Lapey, A, Schou, IM, Zuckerman, JB, Charlton, B, for the CF 302 Investigators (Dr. Shoumacher). (2012) Long-term inhaled dry powder mannitol in cystic fibrosis: an international randomized study. Am J. Respir Crit Care Med 185:645-652.

Zhang, W., Fujii, N., and Naren, A.P. (2012) Recent advances and new perspectives in targeting CFTR for therapy of cystic fibrosis and enterotoxin-induced secretory diarrheas. Future Med. Chem. 4:329-345.

Cheepala, S., Hulot, J-S., Morgan, J.A., Zhang, W., Naren, A.P., and Schuetz, J.D. (2012) Cyclic Nucleotide Compartmentalization: contributions of Phosphodiesterases and ABC transporters. Annu. Rev. Pharmacol. Toxicol. 53. DOI: 10.1146/annurev-phartox-010611-134609.
Sellers, Z.M., Naren, A.P., Xiang, Y., and Best, P.M. (2012) MRP4 and CFTR in the regulation of cAMP and β-adrenergic contraction in cardiac myocytes. Eur. J. Pharmacol. 68:80-87.

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Radiology

Choudhri AF, Carr TM, 3rd, Ho CP, Stone JR, Gay SB, Lambert DL. Handheld device review of abdominal CT for the evaluation of acute appendicitis. J Digit Imaging. 2012;25:492-496.
Cohen H. Multiplanar CT for suspected pediatric pulmonary emboli (Commentary). AAP Grand Rounds. 2012;27:31.

Ditta LC, Qayyum S, O’Brien TF, Choudhri AF, Wilson MW. Chondromyxoid fibroma of the orbit. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012; June 27 [E-pub ahead of print]

Xie Y, Pivnick EK, Cohen HL, Adams-Graves PE, Pourcyrous M, Aygun B, Hankins JS. Phenocopy of warfarin syndrome in an infant born to a mother with sickle cell anemia and severe transfusional iron overload. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2012.

Wait S, Einhaus SE, Choudhri A, Boop FA. Eight-second MRI scan for evaluation of shunted hydrocephalus. Child's Nervous System, in press.

Choudhri AF, Parmar HA, Morales RE, Gandhi D. Imaging of lesions of the skull base. Otolaryngol Clinics of North America. in press.

Sullivan LM, Stelow EB, Early SV, Choudhri AF, LeGallo RD. Oropharyngeal Teratoma in a Newborn. Arch of Otolaryngol. in press. 

Ditta LC, Qayyum S, O’Brien TF, Choudhri AF, Wilson MW. Chondromyxoid Fibroma of the Orbit. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 2012 (DOI: 10.1097/IOP.0b013e31823bd1e0) 

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Rheumatology

Brown M, Postlethwaite AE, Myers LK, Hasty KA. Supernatants from culture of type I collagen-stimulated PBMC from patients with cutaneous systemic sclerosis versus localized scleroderma demonstrate suppression of MMP-1 by fibroblasts. Clin Rheumatol. 2012;31:973-981. 

Dwivedi N, Michael C, Lew DB, Arnold S, Igarashi M, Bertorini T, Thompson JW, Myers LK, Brown ML. A fatal presentation of dermatomyositis with facial swelling. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2012;76:745-749.

Cao Y, Jiao Y, Wang L, Huang Y, Postlethwaite A, Stuart J,  Kang A, Williams RW, Gu W. Anakinra as an interleukin 1  receptor antagonist, complicated genetics and molecular  impacts- from the point of view of mouse genomics. Int  Immunopharmacol. 2012;13:28-36.
 

Surgery, General

Rangel SJ, Calkins CM, Cowles RA, Barnhart DC, Huang EY, Abdullah F, Arca MJ, Teitelbaum DH. Parenteral Nutrition-Associated Cholestasis: An American Pediatric Surgical Association Outcomes and Clinical Trials Committee Systematic Review. Journal of Pediatric Surgery 2012;47:225-240.

Myers AL, Williams RF, Giles K, Waters TM, Eubanks JW, Hixson SD, Huang EY, Langham MR, Blakely ML. Hospital Cost Analysis of a Prospective, Randomized Trial of Early vs Interval Appendectomy for Perforated Appendicitis in Children. Journal of the American College of Surgeons 2012;214:427-435.

Islam S, Calkins CM, Goldin AB, Chen C, Downard CD, Huang EY, Cassidy L, Saito J, Blakely ML, Rangel SJ, Arca MJ, Abdullah F, St Peter SD; APSA Outcomes and Clinical Trials Committee, 2011-2012. The diagnosis and management of empyema in children: a comprehensive review from the APSA Outcomes and Clinical Trials Committee. Journal of Pediatric Surgery 2012;47:2101-10.

 Downard CD, Renaud E, St Peter SD, Abdullah F, Islam S, Saito JM, Blakely ML, Huang EY, Arca MJ, Cassidy L, Aspelund G; For the 2012 American Pediatric Surgical Association Outcomes Clinical Trials Committee. Treatment of necrotizing enterocolitis: an American Pediatric Surgical Association Outcomes and Clinical Trials Committee systematic review. Journal of Pediatric Surgery 2012;47:2111-2122.

Huang, EY, Tolley EA, Blakely ML, Langham MR. Changes in Hospital Utilization and Management of Hirschsprung Disease: Analysis Using the Kids’ Inpatient Database. Annals of Surgery 2013;257:371-375.

Meyers, RL, Tiao GM, Dunn SP, Langham MR.  Liver transplantation in the management of unresectable hepatoblastoma in children.  Frontiers in Bioscience, E4. 2012 Jan;  , 1293-1302.

Meyers RL, Tiao GM, Dunn SP, McGahren ED 3rd Langham, MR Jr.  Central Review Committee, Children's Oncology Group AHEP-0731, Treatment of Children with All Stages Hepatoblastoma. Surgical management of children with locally advanced hepatoblastoma.  Cancer, 2012 Aug 15;118 

Ng VL, Alonso EM, Bucuvalas JC, Cohen G, Limbers CA, Varni JW, Mazariegos G, Magee J, McDiarmid SV, Anand R; Studies of Pediatric Liver Transplantation (SPLIT) Research Group. Health status of children alive 10 years after pediatric liver transplantation performed in the US and Canada: report of the studies of pediatric liver transplantation experience. J Pediatr. 2012 May;160(5):820-6.e3. Epub 2011 Dec 20. (participating collaborator)

Sowrey L, Lawson KA, Garcia-Filion P, Notrica D, Tuggle D, Eubanks JW 3rd, Maxson RT, Recicar J, Megison SM, Garcia NM.  Duodenal injuries in the very young: child abuse? J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2013 Jan;74(1):136-41; discussion 141-2. 

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