February 2013

[Pediatrics archives]

1. Bradley GM, Blackman SM, Watson CP, Doshi VK, Cutting GR. Genetic modifiers of nutritional status in cystic fibrosis. Am J Clin Nutr. 2012 Dec;96:1299-308.
Key words: cystic fibrosis (CF), BMI, Twin-Sibling Study, chromosomes, pancreatic insufficiency

2. Brady TM. Hypertension. Pediatr Rev. 2012 Dec;33(12):541-52.
Key word: Hypertension

3. Brock K, Goldenberg N, Graham DK, Liang X, Hays T. Moderate aplastic anemia in children: preliminary outcomes for treatment versus observation from a single-institutional experience. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2012 Nov 1 [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: moderate aplastic anemia (MAA), immunosuppressive therapy (IST), bone marrow cellularity, cytopenias

4. Goldenberg NA, Jenkins S, Jack J, Armstrong-Wells J, Fenton LZ, Stence NV, Oleszek J, Boada R, Wilkening GN, Wilkinson C, Soep JB, Miyamoto SD, Bajaj L, Mourani PM, Manco-Johnson MJ, Bernard TJ. Arteriopathy, D-dimer, and risk of poor neurologic outcome in childhood-onset arterial ischemic stroke. J Pediatr. 2012 Dec 19. pii: S0022-3476(12)01369-8.
Key words: cerebral arteriopathy, elevated plasma D-dimer levels, arterial ischemic stroke (AIS)

5. Hollon J, Eide M, Gorman G. Early diagnosis of extrahepatic biliary atresia in an open-access medical system. PLoS One. 2012;e49643.
Key words: Biliary atresia (BA), cholestatic jaundice, Military Health System (MHS), Non-parametric tests

6. Huang JS, Barlow SE, Quiros-Tejeira RE, Scheimann A, Skelton J, Suskind D, Tsai P, Uko V, Warolin JP, Xanthakos SA; for the NASPGHAN Obesity Task Force. Childhood obesity for pediatric gastroenterologists. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2013 Jan 5;6:99-109.
Key words: Obesity, pediatric gastroenterologists, chronic disease, healthy dietary and physical activity, weight management

7. Novaira HJ, Fadoju D, Diaczok D, Radovick S. Genetic mechanisms mediating kisspeptin regulation of GnRH gene expression. J Neurosci. 2012 Nov 28;17391-400.
Key words: Kisspeptins (Kiss), gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH), In vitro, luciferase (LUC), positive regulation

8. Rositch AF, Burke AE, Viscidi RP, Silver MI, Chang K, Gravitt PE.Contributions of recent and past sexual partnerships on incident human papillomavirus detection: acquisition and reactivation in older women. Cancer Res. 2012 Dec 1;72:6183-90.
Key words: human papillomavirus (HPV), HPV-associated neoplasia, DNA detection, Roche Linear Array, Poisson regression, hazard ratios (HR)

9. Severance EG, Kannan G, Gressitt KL, Xiao J, Alaedini A, Pletnikov MV, Yolken RH. Anti-gluten immune response following Toxoplasma gondii infection in mice. PLoS One. 2012;7(11):e50991. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0050991. Epub 2012 Nov 29.
Key words: Gluten sensitivity, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, autism, Toxoplasma gondii, immune activation

10. Spyropoulos AC, Goldenberg NA, Kessler CM, Kittelson J, Schulman S, Turpie AG, Cutler NR, Hiatt WR, Halperin JL; for The Antithrombotic Trials Leadership and Steering Group (ATLAS). Comparative effectiveness and safety of the novel oral anticoagulants: do the pivotal clinical trials point to a new paradigm? J Thromb Haemost. 2012 Dec;10:2621-2624.
Key words: oral anticoagulants

11. Tindell K, Garfinkel R, Abu-Haydar E, Ahn R, Burke T, Conn K, Eckardt M. Uterine balloon tamponade for the treatment of postpartum haemorrhage in resource-poor settings: a systematic review. BJOG. 2013 Jan;120:5-14.
Key words: postpartum haemorrhage (PPH), Uterine balloon tamponade (UBT), successful implementation, Medline, Cochrane Reference Libraries, CINAHL (Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature)

12. Xiao J, Viscidi RP, Kannan G, Pletnikov MV, Li Y, Severance EG, Yolken RH, Delhaes L. The Toxoplasma MAG1 peptides induce sex-based humoral immune response in mice and distinguish active from chronic human infection. Microbes Infect. 2013 Jan;15:74-83.
Key words: inactive/chronic infection, Toxoplasma gondii-seropositive, enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA)

13. Younger ME, Aro L, Blouin W, Duff C, Epland KB, Murphy E, Sedlak D; Nurse Advisory Committee Immune Deficiency Foundation. Nursing guidelines for administration of immunoglobulin replacement therapy. J Infus Nurs. 2013 Jan;36:58-68.
Key words: humoral immunodeficiencies, hypogammaglobulinemia, impaired antibody responses, effective therapy


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