New Publication for Dr. Staber

Congratulations to Dr. Staber on her newest article published in the American Journal of Hematology.

Jaffray J, Staber JM, Malvar J, Sidonio R, Haley KM, Stillings A, et al. Laboratory misdiagnosis of von Willebrand disease in post‐menarchal females: A multi‐center study. Am J Hematol. 2020;95:1022–1029.

“This was a large effort from the Foundation for Women and Girl with Blood Disorders: Learning Action Network. I am the Research Chair for this group.” – Dr. Staber

Pediatric NPs Contribute to Publication

Congratulations to Samantha Lee, MSN, NP (Pulmonary); Natalie Van Waning, MSN, NP (Cardiology); and Brynna Van Wyk, MSN, NP (Nephrology) for being contributors to the recently published “Pediatric Acute Care: A Guide to Interprofessional Practice, 2nd Edition” by Elsevier.

“Now in its second edition, Pediatric Acute Care: A Guide for Interprofessional Practice takes an evidence-based, interprofessional approach to pediatric acute care as it exemplifies the depth and diversity that’s needed for the dynamic healthcare environments in which acutely ill children receive care. Coverage includes how to work with the pediatric patient and family, major acute care disorders and their management, emergency preparedness, common acute care procedures, and much more. With contributions from more than 200 practicing clinicians and academic experts, it represents a wide variety of disciplines including medicine, nursing, pharmacy, child life, nutrition, law, integrative medicine, education, public health, and psychology, among others. The second edition also features the addition of new physician and nurse practitioner co-editors as well as extensive content updates including updated evidence-based content throughout the text, the integration of the 2016 IPEC Core Competencies for Interprofessional Collaborative Practice, a new full-color design, and new vivid illustrations throughout.”

New Publication for Dr. Chegondi

Congratulations to Dr. Madhu Chegondi in the Division of Critical Care on his recent publication in Pediatric Nephrology.

Chegondi M, Devarashetty S, Balakumar N, Sendi P, Totapally BR. The need for hemodialysis is associated with increased mortality in mechanically ventilated children: a propensity score-matched outcome study. Pediatric Nephrol. 2020 Jul 19. •doi: 10.1007/s00467-020-04703-3. Online ahead of print.

New Publications for Dr. Cheung

Congratulations to Dr. Donna Cheung in the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Pancreatology and Nutrition on her recent publications.

Cheung D, Puertolas-Lopez M, Scott G, Langshaw A, Diaz Y, Sosa M, McLaughlin G, Fifi A. Decreasing overutilization of echocardiograms and abdominal imaging in the evaluation of children with fungemia. J Clin Outcomes Manag. Nov 2019 26 :6 (270 – 276).

Cheung D, Tamariz L, Nemeth Z, Langshaw A. Usefulness of procalcitonin in inflammatory bowel disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Crohn’s & Colitis 360, Volume 1, Issue 3, October 2019. https://doi.org/10.1093/crocol/otz032

Cheung D, Beduschi T, Tekin A, Gennaro S, Ruiz P, Vianna R, Garcia J. Clostridium difficile infection mimics intestinal acute cellular rejection in pediatric multivisceral transplant – A case series. Pediatr Transplant Dec 2019; 00:e13621. https://doi.org/10.1111/petr.13621

Cheung D, Nicholson A, Butterfield T, DaCosta M. Prevalence, Co-infection and antibiotic resistance of Escherichia coli from blood and urine samples at a Hospital in Jamaica. J Infect Dev Ctries Feb 2020; 14:146-152. doi: 10.3855/jidc.11361.

New Publications for Dr. Uc

Congratulations to Dr. Uc in the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Pancreatology and Nutrition on her recent publications!

Dike CR, Kao SC, Uc A. Progression from acute to chronic pancreatitis associated with CFTR and SPINK1 mutations. Pancreatology. 2020 Jun 6;S1424-3903(20)30163-0. doi:10.1016/j.pan.2020.05.012. Online ahead of print.

Dike CR, Vanegas Calderon OG, Bishop W, Uc A. Drug-Induced Pancreatitis in a Pediatric Patient Following Acetaminophen Overdose.Pancreas. May/Jun 2020;49(5):e45-e46. doi:10.1097/MPA.0000000000001555.

New Publications for Dr. Strathearn

Congratulations to Dr. Lane Strathearn from the Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics for his recent publications!