Publications by Medical Specialty - Pediatrics

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CMA analysis identifies homozygous deletion of MCPH1 in 2 brothers with primary Microcephaly-1.

Authors: Hemmat M, Rumple MJ, Mahon LW, Morrow M, Zach T, Anguiano A, Elnaggar MM, Wang BT, Boyar FZ
Mol Cytogenet 2017;10:33

Specialties: Genetics, Neurology, Pediatrics

A prenatal diagnosis of mosaic trisomy 5 reveals a postnatal complete uniparental disomy of chromosome 5 with multiple congenital anomalies.

Authors: Reittinger AM1, Helm BM2, Boles DJ, Gadi IK, Schrier Vergano SA
Am J Med Genet A. 2017 Jun 27. doi: 10.1002/ajmg.a.38344. [Epub ahead of print]

Specialties: Genetics, Pediatrics, Women's Health/OB/GYN

Hepatitis C Virus Infection Among Reproductive-Aged Women and Children in the United States, 2006 to 2014.

Authors: Ly KN, Jiles RB, Teshale EH, Foster MA, Pesano RL, Holmberg SD.
Ann Intern Med. 2017;166:775-782.

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Pediatrics, Women's Health/OB/GYN

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Four-year persistence of type-specific immunity after quadrivalent human papillomavirus vaccination in HIV-infected children: Effect of a fourth dose of vaccine.

Authors: Levin MJ, Huang S, Moscicki AB, Song LY, Read JS, Meyer WA, Saah AJ, Richardson K, Weinberg A; IMPAACT P1085 Protocol Team.
Vaccine. 2017;35:1712-1720

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Pediatrics, Rheumatology/Immunology/Allergy

Blood lead levels and neurodevelopmental function in perinatally HIV-exposed, uninfected children in a US-based longitudinal cohort study.

Authors: Tassiopoulos K, Huo Y, Braun J, Williams PL, Smith R, Aschengrau A, Nichols S, Hazra R, Meyer WA, Knapp K, Deygoo NS, Seage Iii GR.
AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2017 Mar 21. doi: 10.1089/AID.2016.0265. [Epub ahead of print]

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Neurology, Pediatrics, Toxicology/Pain Management

Four-Year Persistence of Type-Specific Immunity After Administration of Quadrivalent Human Papillomavirus Vaccine to HIV-infected Children: Effect of a Fourth Dose of Vaccine

Authors: Levin MJ, Huang S, Moscicki AB, Song LY, Read JS, Meyer WA, Saah AJ, Richardson K, Weinberg A
Vaccine 2017;35:1712-1720

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Pediatrics

Apheresis Medicine education in the United States of America: State of the discipline.

Authors: Pagano MB, Wehrli G, Cloutier D, Galvin Karr E, Lopez-Plaza I, Schwartz J, Andrzejewski C, Winters JL, Wong EC, Wu Y, Zantek ND.
Transfus Apher Sci. 2017;56:1-5.

Specialties: Dermatology, Hematology/Hemostasis/Thrombosis, Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Oncology, Pathology, Pediatrics, Rheumatology/Immunology/Allergy

Impact of risperidone on leptin and insulin in children and adolescents with autistic spectrum disorders.

Authors: Srisawasdi P, Vanwong N, Hongkaew Y, Puangpetch A, Vanavanan S, Intachak B, Ngamsamut N, Limsila P, Sukasem C, Kroll MH.
Clin Biochem. 2017;50:678-685. [Epub 2017 Feb 3]

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Pediatrics

Impact of risperidone on leptin and insulin in children and adolescents with autistic spectrum disorders

Authors: Srisawasdi P, Vanwong N, Hongkaew Y, Puangpetch A, Vanavanan S, Intachak B, Ngamsamut N, Limsila P, Sukasem C, Kroll MH
Clin Biochem.. 2017 Feb 3. [Epub ahead of print]

Specialties: Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Pediatrics

Safety and efficacy of atorvastatin in HIV-infected children and youth with hyperlipidemia.

Authors: Melvin AJ, Montepiedra G, Aaron L, Meyer WA 3rd, Spiegel HM, Borkowsky W, Abzug MJ, Best BM, Crain MJ, Borum PR, Graham B, Anthony P, Shin K, Siberry GK; P1063 Study Team.
J Pediatr. 2016;175:173-81

Specialties: Cardiology, Infectious Disease, Pediatrics