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Below are the 50 more recent publications by faculty members in the Department of Pediatrics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Visit PubMed to see all publications from within the department.

  1. Li X, Fan H, Song X, Song B, Liu W, Dong R, Zhang H, Guo S, Liang H, Schrodi SJ  et al.  DNA methylome and transcriptome profiling reveal key electrophysiology and immune dysregulation in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.  Epigenetics  2023 Dec;18(1):2195307. pii:2195307
  2. Sheehan K, Bartell TR, Doobay-Persaud AA, Adler MD, Mangold KA  Where in the world: Mapping medical student learning using the Social and Structural Determinants of Health Curriculum Assessment Tool (SSDH CAT).  Med Educ Online  2023 Dec;28(1):2178979. pii:2178979
  3. Lee JS, Hong SH, Sun HY, Jin H, Yu BY, Cho YJ, Chang JY, Yoo BW  The efficacy and safety of tadalafil in the management of erectile dysfunction with diabetes and blood circulation issues.  Aging Male  2023 Dec;26(1):2176484. doi:10.1080/13685538.2023.2176484
  4. Spotnitz M, Acharya N, Cimino JJ, Murphy S, Namjou B, Crimmins N, Walunas T, Liu C, Crosslin D, Benoit B  et al.  A metadata framework for computational phenotypes.  JAMIA Open  2023 Jul;6(2):ooad032. pii:ooad032
  5. Ghomrawi HM, Many BT, Holl JL, Ahmed AG, Jackson ME, Sibley J, Khan R, Kaufmann EE, Appeadu-Mensah W, Abdullah F  Clinicians' perspectives on wearable sensor technology as an alternative bedside monitoring tool in two West African countries.  Int J Med Inform  2023 Jul;175:105046. doi:10.1016/j.ijmedinf.2023.105046
  6. Lautz TB, Xue W, Luo LY, Fair D, Qumseya A, Gao Z, Dasgupta R, Rodeberg D, Venkatramani R  Management and outcomes of chest wall rhabdomyosarcoma: A report from the Children's Oncology Group Soft Tissue Sarcoma Committee.  Pediatr Blood Cancer  2023 Jul;70(7):e30357. doi:10.1002/pbc.30357
  7. Hidirsah A, Chai Y, Flores R, Vidmar AP, Borzutzky C, Espinoza J  Paediatric obesity: Documentation, screening, and pharmacotherapy in a national cohort.  Pediatr Obes  2023 Jul;18(7):e13032. doi:10.1111/ijpo.13032
  8. Patel K, Li LS  Multifocal bone marrow disease in a young female with myeloid sarcoma.  Pediatr Blood Cancer  2023 Jul;70(7):e30314. doi:10.1002/pbc.30314
  9. Graf WD, Cohen BH, Kalsner L, Pearl PL, Sarnat HB, Epstein LG,   Fetal anomaly diagnosis and termination of pregnancy.  Dev Med Child Neurol  2023 Jul;65(7):900-907. doi:10.1111/dmcn.15528
  10. Lewis MJ, Reardon LC, Aboulhosn J, Haeffele C, Chen S, Kim Y, Fuller S, Forbess L, Alshawabkeh L, Urey MA  et al.  Morbidity and Mortality in Adult Fontan Patients After Heart or Combined Heart-Liver Transplantation.  J Am Coll Cardiol  2023 Jun 06;81(22):2161-2171. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2023.03.422
  11. Lewis MJ, Reardon LC, Aboulhosn J, Haeffele C, Chen S, Kim Y, Fuller S, Forbess L, Alshawabkeh L, Urey MA  et al.  Clinical Outcomes of Adult Fontan-Associated Liver Disease and Combined Heart-Liver Transplantation.  J Am Coll Cardiol  2023 Jun 06;81(22):2149-2160. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2023.03.421
  12. Hoffmann JA, Pulcini CD, Hall M, De Souza HG, Alpern ER, Chaudhary S, Ehrlich PF, Fein JA, Fleegler EW, Goyal MK  et al.  Timing of Mental Health Service Use After a Pediatric Firearm Injury.  Pediatrics  2023 Jun 05;. pii:e2023061241
  13. Kurniansyah N, Goodman MO, Khan AT, Wang J, Feofanova E, Bis JC, Wiggins KL, Huffman JE, Kelly T, Elfassy T  et al.  Evaluating the use of blood pressure polygenic risk scores across race/ethnic background groups.  Nat Commun  2023 Jun 02;14(1):3202. pii:3202
  14. Angelini ED, Yang J, Balte PP, Hoffman EA, Manichaikul AW, Sun Y, Shen W, Austin JHM, Allen NB, Bleecker ER  et al.  Pulmonary emphysema subtypes defined by unsupervised machine learning on CT scans.  Thorax  2023 Jun 02;. pii:thoraxjnl-2022-219158
  15. Chapin CA, Burn TM, Diamond T, Loomes KM, Alonso EM, Behrens EM  Effector memory CD8 T-cells as a novel peripheral blood biomarker for activated T-cell pediatric acute liver failure.  PLoS One  2023;18(6):e0286394. pii:e0286394
  16. Li J, Gao X, Wang S, Yao D, Shao S, Wu H, Xu M, Yi Q, Xie L, Zhu Z  et al.  The role of m6A methylation in prenatal maternal psychological distress and birth outcome.  J Affect Disord  2023 Jun 01;. pii:S0165-0327(23)00742-5
  17. El Feghaly RE, Herigon JC, Kronman MP, Wattles BA, Poole NM, Smith MJ, Vaughan AM, Olivero R, Patel SJ, Wirtz A  et al.  Benchmarking of Outpatient Pediatric Antibiotic Prescribing: Results of a Multicenter Collaborative.  J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc  2023 Jun 01;. pii:piad039
  18. Weese-Mayer DE, Rand CM  Apparently rare cases are worth studying because….  Clin Auton Res  2023 Jun 01;. doi:10.1007/s10286-023-00956-8
  19. Nerovich C, Derrington SF, Sorce LR, Manzardo J, Manworren RCB  Debriefing After Critical Events Is Feasible and Associated With Increased Compassion Satisfaction in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit.  Crit Care Nurse  2023 Jun 01;43(3):19-27. doi:10.4037/ccn2023842
  20. Ramgopal S  Nonspecific Diagnoses and Return Visits Among Children Discharged From the Emergency Department.  Hosp Pediatr  2023 Jun 01;13(6):518-532. doi:10.1542/hpeds.2022-007081
  21. Ramgopal S, Heneghan JA  Comparing two definitions of pediatric complexity among children cared for in general and pediatric emergency departments in a statewide sample.  J Am Coll Emerg Physicians Open  2023 Jun;4(3):e12950. pii:e12950
  22. Pruitt DW, Haas MT, Bolikal PD  Functional Impairment in Pediatric Cancer Survivorship.  Pediatr Clin North Am  2023 Jun;70(3):501-515. doi:10.1016/j.pcl.2023.01.002
  23. Carrol ED, Ranjit S, Menon K, Bennett TD, Sanchez-Pinto LN, Zimmerman JJ, Souza DC, Sorce LR, Randolph AG, Ishimine P  et al.  Operationalizing Appropriate Sepsis Definitions in Children Worldwide: Considerations for the Pediatric Sepsis Definition Taskforce.  Pediatr Crit Care Med  2023 Jun 01;24(6):e263-e271. doi:10.1097/PCC.0000000000003263
  24. Sinha A, Guru SA, Varadarajan S, Alvarez A, Kaushal S, Fu X  Generation of a human induced pluripotent stem cell line from a pediatric heart failure patient with de novo DNM1L mutation.  Stem Cell Res  2023 Jun;69:103092. doi:10.1016/j.scr.2023.103092
  25. Martinez-Calle M, Courbon G, Hunt-Tobey B, Francis C, Spindler J, Wang X, Dos Reis LM, Martins CS, Salusky IB, Malluche H  et al.  Transcription factor HNF4α2 promotes osteogenesis and prevents bone abnormalities in mice with renal osteodystrophy.  J Clin Invest  2023 Jun 01;133(11). pii:e159928
  26. Tommerdahl KL, Kula AJ, Bjornstad P  Pharmacological management of youth with type 2 diabetes and diabetic kidney disease: a comprehensive review of current treatments and future directions.  Expert Opin Pharmacother  2023 Jun;24(8):913-924. doi:10.1080/14656566.2023.2203319
  27. Allen L, , Cole E, Sharbaugh M, Austin A, Burns M, Ho Chang CC, Clark S, Crane D, Cunningham P  et al.  Use of residential opioid use disorder treatment among Medicaid enrollees in nine states.  J Subst Use Addict Treat  2023 Jun;149:209034. doi:10.1016/j.josat.2023.209034
  28. Conn BM, Chen D, Olson-Kennedy J, Chan YM, Ehrensaft D, Garofalo R, Rosenthal SM, Tishelman A, Hidalgo MA  High Internalized Transphobia and Low Gender Identity Pride Are Associated With Depression Symptoms Among Transgender and Gender-Diverse Youth.  J Adolesc Health  2023 Jun;72(6):877-884. doi:10.1016/j.jadohealth.2023.02.036
  29. Otto AK, Klein DA, Lau M, Santelli J, Dhar CP, Vyver E, Hwang LY  It's Time for Over-the-Counter Oral Contraceptive Pills.  J Adolesc Health  2023 Jun;72(6):829-830. doi:10.1016/j.jadohealth.2023.02.035
  30. Soltys K, Lemoine C, Zhang X, Bhat R, Bucuvalas J, Rasmussen S, Romero R, Batsis I, Sayed B, Tunno J  et al.  Factors associated with thrombotic and hemorrhagic complications in pediatric liver transplant: A multi-center analysis from the Starzl Network for Excellence in Pediatric Transplantation.  Pediatr Transplant  2023 Jun;27(4):e14521. doi:10.1111/petr.14521
  31. Rogerson CM, Heneghan JA, Kohne JG, Goodman DM, Slain KN, Cecil CA, Kane JM, Hall M  Machine learning models to predict and benchmark PICU length of stay with application to children with critical bronchiolitis.  Pediatr Pulmonol  2023 Jun;58(6):1777-1783. doi:10.1002/ppul.26401
  32. Doherty AC, Huddleston DA, Horn PS, Ratner N, Simpson BN, Schorry EK, Aschbacher-Smith L, Prada CE, Gilbert DL  Motor Function and Physiology in Youth With Neurofibromatosis Type 1.  Pediatr Neurol  2023 Jun;143:34-43. doi:10.1016/j.pediatrneurol.2023.02.014
  33. Lockhart EN, Carr M, Allen K, Samis J, Torchen L, Laternser C, Bian Y, Patel S  Prevalence of Abnormal Hemoglobin A1c Values in Single Ventricle Patients Following Fontan Palliation.  Pediatr Cardiol  2023 Jun;44(5):1083-1091. doi:10.1007/s00246-023-03141-w
  34. King-Dowling S, Hammer SN, Faust H, Madden R, Drake S, Ahmed A, Albee M, Deatrick JA, Daniel L, Pai A  et al.  Psychosocial impact of COVID-19 on caregivers and adolescents and young adult survivors of childhood cancer.  Pediatr Blood Cancer  2023 Jun;70(6):e30291. doi:10.1002/pbc.30291
  35. Keloth VK, Banda JM, Gurley M, Heider PM, Kennedy G, Liu H, Liu F, Miller T, Natarajan K, V Patterson O  et al.  Representing and utilizing clinical textual data for real world studies: An OHDSI approach.  J Biomed Inform  2023 Jun;142:104343. doi:10.1016/j.jbi.2023.104343
  36. Berl MM, Koop JI, Ailion A, Bearden DJ, Boyer K, Cooper CM, Decrow AM, Duong PH, Espe-Pfeifer P, Gabriel M  et al.  Leveraging expertise and optimizing clinical research: Initial success of a pediatric epilepsy surgery collaborative.  Epilepsia  2023 Jun;64(6):1554-1567. doi:10.1111/epi.17579
  37. Sakran JV, Bornstein SS, Dicker R, Rivara FP, Campbell BT, Cunningham RM, Betz M, Hargarten S, Williams A, Horwitz JM  et al.  Proceedings from the Second Medical Summit on Firearm Injury Prevention, 2022: Creating a Sustainable Healthcare Coalition to Advance a Multidisciplinary Public Health Approach.  J Am Coll Surg  2023 Jun 01;236(6):1242-1260. doi:10.1097/XCS.0000000000000662
  38. Metts J, Xue W, Gao Z, Ermoian R, Bradley JA, Arnold MA, Dasgupta R, Venkatramani R, Walterhouse D  Survival of patients with orbital and eyelid rhabdomyosarcoma treated on Children's Oncology Group studies from 1997 to 2013: A report from the Children's Oncology Group.  Cancer  2023 Jun 01;129(11):1735-1743. doi:10.1002/cncr.34723
  39. Logun M, Colonna MB, Mueller KP, Ventarapragada D, Rodier R, Tondepu C, Piscopo NJ, Das A, Chvatal S, Hayes HB  et al.  Label-free in vitro assays predict the potency of anti-disialoganglioside chimeric antigen receptor T-cell products.  Cytotherapy  2023 Jun;25(6):670-682. doi:10.1016/j.jcyt.2023.01.008
  40. Almond CS, Sleeper LA, Rossano JW, Bock MJ, Pahl E, Auerbach S, Lal A, Hollander SA, Miyamoto SD, Castleberry C  et al.  The teammate trial: Study design and rationale tacrolimus and everolimus against tacrolimus and MMF in pediatric heart transplantation using the major adverse transplant event (MATE) score.  Am Heart J  2023 Jun;260:100-112. doi:10.1016/j.ahj.2023.02.002
  41. Rothwell S, Amos CI, Miller FW, Rider LG, Lundberg IE, Gregersen PK, Vencovsky J, McHugh N, Limaye V, Selva-O'Callaghan A  et al.  Identification of Novel Associations and Localization of Signals in Idiopathic Inflammatory Myopathies Using Genome-Wide Imputation.  Arthritis Rheumatol  2023 Jun;75(6):1021-1027. doi:10.1002/art.42434
  42. Song J, Forrest N, Gordon A, Kottyan L, Mittendorf KF, Wei WQ, Ramsey-Goldman R, Walunas T, Kho A  Utilization of electronic health record data to evaluate the association of urban environment with systemic lupus erythematosus symptoms.  Rheumatology (Oxford)  2023 Jun 01;62(6):e180-e181. doi:10.1093/rheumatology/keac647
  43. Vega-Fernandez P, De Ranieri D, Oberle E, Clark M, Bukulmez H, Lin C, Shenoi S, Thatayatikom A, Woolnough L, Benham H  et al.  Comprehensive and reliable sonographic assessment and scoring system for inflammatory lesions of the paediatric ankle.  Rheumatology (Oxford)  2023 Jun 01;62(6):2239-2246. doi:10.1093/rheumatology/keac622
  44. Cheung EW, Mastropietro CW, Flores S, Amula V, Radman M, Kwiatkowski D, Puente BN, Buckley JR, Allen K, Loomba R  et al.  Procedural Outcomes of Pulmonary Atresia With Intact Ventricular Septum in Neonates: A Multicenter Study.  Ann Thorac Surg  2023 Jun;115(6):1470-1477. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2022.07.055
  45. Bekelman TA, Knapp EA, Dong Y, Dabelea D, Bastain TM, Breton CV, Carroll KN, Camargo CA, Davis AM, Dunlop AL  et al.  Sociodemographic Variation in Children's Health Behaviors During the COVID-19 Pandemic.  Child Obes  2023 Jun;19(4):226-238. doi:10.1089/chi.2022.0085
  46. Shanes ED, Miller ES, Otero S, Ebbott R, Aggarwal R, Willnow AS, Ozer EA, Mithal LB, Goldstein JA  Placental Pathology After SARS-CoV-2 Infection in the Pre-Variant of Concern, Alpha / Gamma, Delta, or Omicron Eras.  Int J Surg Pathol  2023 Jun;31(4):387-397. doi:10.1177/10668969221102534
  47. Kilpatrick SK, Bauer KW, Heard-Garris N, Malone AM, Abdou CM, Weeks HM, Clayson M, Allgood KL, Dokshina D, Needham BL  Experiences of the Flint Water Crisis Among Reproductive-Age Michigan Women in Communities Outside of Flint: Differences by Race and Ethnicity.  J Racial Ethn Health Disparities  2023 Jun;10(3):993-1005. doi:10.1007/s40615-022-01287-6
  48. Kulkarni S, Flescher A, Ahmad M, Bayliss G, Bearl D, Biondi L, Davis E, George R, Gordon E, Lyons T  et al.  Ethical analysis examining the prioritisation of living donor transplantation in times of healthcare rationing.  J Med Ethics  2023 Jun;49(6):389-392. doi:10.1136/medethics-2021-107574
  49. Wolf B  Letter to the Editor with regards to the article: Biotinidase deficiency in a Newborn.  J Neonatal Perinatal Med  2023 May 30;. doi:10.3233/NPM-190372
  50. Sumner MW, Florin TA, Kuppermann N, Xie J, Tancredi DJ, Freedman SB,   Liver Transaminase Concentrations in Children with Acute SARS-CoV-2 Infection.  Clin Biochem  2023 May 30;:110588. pii:110588

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