Pediatric Hospitalists

Research Output 1993 2018

2018

Epigastric Abdominal Pain and Weight Loss in a 17-Year-Old Male

Sanchez, M. J. & Lee, B. C., Apr 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Clinical Pediatrics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abdominal Pain
Weight Loss

Impact of Discharge Components on Readmission Rates for Children Hospitalized with Asthma

Parikh, K., Hall, M., Kenyon, C. C., Teufel, R. J., Mussman, G. M., Montalbano, A., Gold, J., Antoon, J. W., Subramony, A., Mittal, V., Morse, R. B., Wilson, K. M. & Shah, S. S., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Pediatrics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hospitalized Child
Asthma
Pediatrics
Education
Health Information Systems

On Decreasing Utilization: Models of Care for Frequently Hospitalized Patients and Their Effect on Outcomes

Hain, P. D., Thankavel, B. & Metcalfe, L., Dec 1 2018, In : Journal of Hospital Medicine. 13, 12, p. 879-880 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017
5 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of a national guideline on antibiotic selection for hospitalized pneumonia

Pediatric Research in Inpatient Settings Network, Apr 1 2017, In : Pediatrics. 139, 4, e20163231.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pneumonia
Guidelines
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Penicillins
Publications
4 Citations (Scopus)
Patient Safety
Quality Improvement
Medical Education
Research
Teaching Rounds
1 Citation (Scopus)

Use of post-acute facility care in children hospitalized with acute respiratory illness

Berry, J. G., Wilson, K. M., Dumas, H., Simpser, E., O’Brien, J., Whitford, K., May, R., Mittal, V., Murphy, N., Steinhorn, D., Agrawal, R., Rehm, K., Marks, M., Traul, C., Dribbon, M., Haines, C. J. & Hall, M., Aug 1 2017, In : Journal of Hospital Medicine. 12, 8, p. 626-631 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Subacute Care
Hospitalized Child
Hospitalization
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
2016
2 Citations (Scopus)

A 16-year-old boy with a rare respiratory papillomatosis complication

Onyirioha, K. & Seguias, L., Mar 1 2016, In : Pediatric Annals. 45, 3, p. e78-e80

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Parietal Lobe
X Ray Computed Tomography
Papillomavirus Infections
Kidney Neoplasms
Pancreatic Neoplasms
1 Citation (Scopus)

A quality improvement initiative: Improving the frequency of inpatient electronic prescribing

Fuchs, J., Lo, H. Y., Peterman, A., Camp, E. & Chase, L., Nov 1 2016, In : Pediatrics. 138, 5, e20160760.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electronic Prescribing
Quality Improvement
Inpatients
Hospital Medicine
Pediatric Hospitals

Growth failure and abnormal radiographs in a 3-year-old girl

Ramakrishnan, R., Fuchs, J. & Singhal, G., Aug 1 2016, In : Pediatrics in Review. 37, 8, p. 348-350 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Familial Hypophosphatemic Rickets
Growth Disorders
Preschool Children
Radiography
Growth

How to manage family-centered rounds

Kern, J., Gay, A. & Mittal, V., Apr 1 2016, In : Journal of Clinical Outcomes Management. 23, 4, p. 164-172 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Teaching Rounds
Communication Barriers
Education
Medication Errors
Pediatric Hospitals
10 Citations (Scopus)

Long length of hospital stay in children with medical complexity

Gold, J. M., Hall, M., Shah, S. S., Thomson, J., Subramony, A., Mahant, S., Mittal, V., Wilson, K. M., Morse, R., Mussman, G. M., Hametz, P., Montalbano, A., Parikh, K., Ishman, S., O’Neill, M. & Berry, J. G., Nov 1 2016, In : Journal of Hospital Medicine. 11, 11, p. 750-756 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Length of Stay
Hospitalization
Hospital Costs
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
25 Citations (Scopus)

Pediatric hospital discharges to home health and postacute facility care: A national study

Berry, J. G., Hall, M., Dumas, H., Simpser, E., Whitford, K., Wilson, K. M., O Neill, M., Mittal, V., Agrawal, R., Dribbon, M., Haines, C. J., Traul, C., Marks, M. & O'Brien, J., Apr 1 2016, In : JAMA Pediatrics. 170, 4, p. 326-333 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Subacute Care
Pediatric Hospitals
Health Facilities
Home Care Services
Delivery of Health Care
2015

8-Year-old boy with recurrent rash

Cossey, M., Hsu, A. & Seguias, L., Apr 1 2015, In : Pediatrics in Review. 36, 4, p. e11-e13

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drug Eruptions
Exanthema
Recurrence
Sulfamethoxazole Drug Combination Trimethoprim
Acetaminophen

A 7-year-old girl with periodic flank discomfort

Maddox, K., Buck, C. & Seguias, L., Mar 1 2015, In : Pediatric Annals. 44, 3, p. 100-102 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multicystic Dysplastic Kidney
Ureteral Obstruction
Hydronephrosis
12 Citations (Scopus)

Association of national guidelines with tonsillectomy perioperative care and outcomes

Mahant, S., Hall, M., Ishman, S. L., Morse, R., Mittal, V., Mussman, G. M., Gold, J., Montalbano, A., Srivastava, R., Wilson, K. M. & Shah, S. S., Jul 1 2015, In : Pediatrics. 136, 1, p. 53-60 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Perioperative Care
Tonsillectomy
Guidelines
Dexamethasone
Anti-Bacterial Agents
10 Citations (Scopus)

Bacteraemic urinary tract infection: Management and outcomes in young infants

Schroeder, A. R., Shen, M. W., Biondi, E. A., Bendel-Stenzel, M., Chen, C. N., French, J., Lee, V., Evans, R. C., Jerardi, K. E., Mischler, M., Wood, K. E., Chang, P. W., Roman, H. K. & Greenhow, T. L., Jul 15 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Archives of Disease in Childhood.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Urinary Tract Infections
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Recurrence
Therapeutics
Bacteremia

Case 1: Recalcitrant tachypnea in a 2-month-old boy

Fuchs, J., Pathak, S., Lee, C. & Schmidt, H. J., Jan 1 2015, In : Pediatrics in Review. 36, 2, p. 74-75 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tachypnea
Neuroendocrine Cells
Interstitial Lung Diseases
Bronchoscopy
Bronchoalveolar Lavage
16 Citations (Scopus)

Comparative Effectiveness of Dexamethasone versus Prednisone in Children Hospitalized with Asthma

Parikh, K., Hall, M., Mittal, V., Montalbano, A., Gold, J., Mahant, S., Wilson, K. M. & Shah, S. S., Sep 1 2015, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 167, 3, p. 639-644.e1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hospitalized Child
Prednisone
Dexamethasone
Prednisolone
Asthma
70 Citations (Scopus)

Comparative effectiveness of intravenous vs oral antibiotics for Postdischarge treatment ofacuteosteomyelitis in children

Keren, R., Shah, S. S., Srivastava, R., Rangel, S., Bendel-Stenzel, M., Harik, N., Hartley, J., Lopez, M., Seguias, L., Tieder, J., Bryan, M., Gong, W., Hall, M., Localio, R., Luan, X., De Berardinis, R., Parker, A., Miller, C., Hoffner, W., Rao, S. & 27 others, Williams, D. J., Cross, C. D., Colvin, J., Wu, S., Samady, W., Ishimine, P., Coffelt, T. A., Bauer, B., Srinivasan, M., Waynik, I., Anderson, B., Mestre, M., Berkwitt, A., Kinnison, J., Osburn, T. S., Kumar, B., Kotzbauer, D., Hescock, G., Snyder, S., Chu, E., Narayanan, S., Panbehi, B., Shaikh, N., Gedeit, R., Mazade, M., Sheets, K. & Oberlin, J., Feb 1 2015, In : JAMA Pediatrics. 169, 2, p. 120-128 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Catheters
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Osteomyelitis
Therapeutics
Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions
7 Citations (Scopus)

Improved Magnetic Resonance Imaging Utilization for Children with Musculoskeletal Infection

Mueller, A. J., Kwon, J. K., Steiner, J. W., Mittal, V. S., Fernandes, N. J., Jo, C. H., Lindsay, E. A. & Copley, L. A. B., Nov 18 2015, In : The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume. 97, 22, p. 1869-1876 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Guidelines
Infection
Length of Stay
Patient Readmission
2014
32 Citations (Scopus)

Blood culture time to positivity in febrile infants with bacteremia

Biondi, E. A., Mischler, M., Jerardi, K. E., Statile, A. M., French, J., Evans, R., Lee, V., Chen, C., Asche, C., Ren, J. & Shah, S. S., Sep 1 2014, In : JAMA Pediatrics. 168, 9, p. 844-849 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bacteremia
Fever
Inpatients
Community Hospital
Blood Culture
9 Citations (Scopus)

Cardiac myxoma causing acute ischemic stroke in a pediatric patient and a review of literature

Fuchs, J., Leszczyszyn, D. & Mathew, D., Jan 1 2014, In : Pediatric Neurology. 50, 5, p. 525-529 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myxoma
Stroke
Pediatrics
Skin
Heart Neoplasms
39 Citations (Scopus)

Establishing benchmarks for the hospitalized care of children with asthma, bronchiolitis, and pneumonia

Parikh, K., Hall, M., Mittal, V., Montalbano, A., Mussman, G. M., Morse, R. B., Hain, P., Wilson, K. M. & Shah, S. S., Sep 1 2014, In : Pediatrics. 134, 3, p. 555-562 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Benchmarking
Bronchiolitis
Hospitalized Child
Pneumonia
Asthma
11 Citations (Scopus)

Family-centered rounds

Mittal, V., 2014, In : Pediatric Clinics of North America. 61, 4, p. 663-670 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Satisfaction
Communication
Patient Discharge
Patient Education
Patient Safety
7 Citations (Scopus)

Family-centered rounds: A decade of growth

Mittal, V., 2014, In : Hospital pediatrics. 4, 1, p. 6-8 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Family Nursing
Teaching Rounds
Nurse's Role
Quality Improvement
Growth
23 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of inpatient bronchiolitis clinical practice guideline implementation on testing and treatment

Mittal, V., Hall, M., Morse, R., Wilson, K. M., Mussman, G., Hain, P., Montalbano, A., Parikh, K., Mahant, S. & Shah, S. S., 2014, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 165, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bronchiolitis
Practice Guidelines
Inpatients
Therapeutics
Blood Cell Count

Index of suspicion: Case 3: Fever, cough, and dysentery in a 17-year-old hispanic girl

Miller, H. & Mittal, V., 2014, In : Pediatrics in Review. 35, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dysentery
Hispanic Americans
Cough
Fever
39 Citations (Scopus)

Inpatient bronchiolitis guideline implementation and resource utilization

Mittal, V., Bowens, C. D., Walsh, B., Mehta, A., Badawy, M. K., Morse, R. B., Pop, R., Tidwell, J., Sheehan, M., McDermott, S., Cannon, C. & Kahn, J., 2014, In : Pediatrics. 133, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bronchiolitis
Inpatients
Guidelines
Practice Guidelines
Bronchodilator Agents
3 Citations (Scopus)

Late and very late onset group B Streptococcus sepsis: One and the same?

Cantey, J. B., Baldridge, C., Jamison, R. & Shanley, L. A., Feb 2014, In : World Journal of Pediatrics. 10, 1, p. 24-28 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Streptococcus agalactiae
Sepsis
Gestational Age
Nurseries
Infant Mortality
16 Citations (Scopus)

Reliability assessment and validation of the postacne hyperpigmentation index (PAHPI), a new instrument to measure postinflammatory hyperpigmentation from acne vulgaris

Savory, S. A., Agim, N. G., Mao, R., Peter, S., Wang, C., Maldonado, G., Bearden Dietert, J., Lieu, T. J., Wang, C., Pretzlaff, K., Das, S., Vandergriff, T., Lopez, I. E., Litzner, B. R., Hynan, L. S., Arellano-Mendoza, M. I., Bergstresser, P. R. & Pandya, A. G., Jan 2014, In : Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 70, 1, p. 108-114 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hyperpigmentation
Acne Vulgaris
Melanins
Reproducibility of Results
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
2013
2 Citations (Scopus)

A 7-year-old hispanic boy with acute onset of abdominal pain

Galloway, A. & Seguias, L., Dec 2013, In : Pediatric Annals. 42, 12, p. 491-493 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ileal Diseases
Doppler Color Ultrasonography
Acute Abdomen
Intussusception
Hispanic Americans

A generalized eruption in a rancher

Lieu, T. J., Park, A. N., Ahmed, A. M., Blanco, G. M. & Luby, J. P., Jun 1 2013, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 56, 11

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Orf virus
Contagious Ecthyma
Viral Antibodies
Animal Husbandry
Erythema Multiforme
1 Citation (Scopus)

A young child with seizures and mild developmental delay

Seguias, L. & Khan, M., Jun 2013, In : Pediatric Annals. 42, 6, p. 234-237 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alexander Disease
Developmental Disabilities
Seizures
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
52 Citations (Scopus)

Choosing wisely in pediatric hospital medicine: Five opportunities for improved healthcare value

Quinonez, R. A., Garber, M. D., Schroeder, A. R., Alverson, B. K., Nickel, W., Goldstein, J., Bennett, J. S., Fine, B. R., Hartzog, T. H., Mclean, H. S., Mittal, V., Pappas, R. M., Percelay, J. M., Phillips, S. C., Shen, M. & Ralston, S. L., Sep 2013, In : Journal of Hospital Medicine. 8, 9, p. 479-485 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hospital Medicine
Pediatric Hospitals
Hospitalists
Pediatrics
Delivery of Health Care

Index of suspicion.

Lee, B., Brown, A. G., Patel, A. M., Torok, K. S. & Muhammad, N. A., Nov 2013, In : Pediatrics in review / American Academy of Pediatrics. 34, 11, p. 531-536 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia
Streptococcal Infections
Infectious Arthritis
Shoulder Joint
Streptococcus agalactiae
5 Citations (Scopus)

Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease: A 15-year analysis at a children's hospital in the United States

Lee, B. C. & Patel, R., Jan 2013, In : Clinical Pediatrics. 52, 1, p. 92-95 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Infant, Premature, Diseases
Histiocytic Necrotizing Lymphadenitis
Pediatric Hospitals
Fatal Outcome
Premature Infants
18 Citations (Scopus)

Misdiagnosed food allergy resulting in severe malnutrition in an infant

Alvares, M., Kao, L., Mittal, V., Wuu, A., Clark, A. & Bird, J. A., Jul 1 2013, In : Pediatrics. 132, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Infant Nutrition Disorders
Food Hypersensitivity
Diagnostic Errors
Kwashiorkor
Diet

PHOTO QUIZ. A generalized eruption in a rancher

Lieu, T. J., Park, A. N. A., Ahmed, A. M., Blanco, G. M. & Luby, J. P., Jun 1 2013, In : Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 56, 11

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Orf virus
Contagious Ecthyma
Viral Antibodies
Animal Husbandry
Erythema Multiforme
2012

A 10-year-old girl with fever and labored breathing

Seguias, L., McMillan, A. & Cossey, M., Feb 2012, In : Pediatric Annals. 41, 2, p. 52-54 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bone Neoplasms
Ewing's Sarcoma
Dyspnea
Lung Neoplasms
Respiration
11 Citations (Scopus)

A novel epidermal growth factor receptor variant lacking multiple domains directly activates transcription and is overexpressed in tumors

Piccione, E. C., Lieu, T. J., Gentile, C. F., Williams, T. R., Connolly, A. J., Godwin, A. K., Koong, A. C. & Wong, A. J., Jun 14 2012, In : Oncogene. 31, 24, p. 2953-2967 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor
Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress
Unfolded Protein Response
Neoplasms
Protein-Tyrosine Kinases

A persistently fussy, febrile infant

Cantey, J. B., Hanners, N. & Mittal, V., Jan 2012, In : Clinical Pediatrics. 51, 1, p. 93-95 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Enterovirus Infections
Viral Encephalitis
Spinal Puncture
Electroencephalography
Sepsis

Diagnosis and treatment of pediatric acute transverse myelitis

Ahmad, A., Seguias, L. & Ban, K., Nov 2012, In : Pediatric Annals. 41, 11, p. 477-482 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19th Century History
20th Century History
Transverse Myelitis
Acute Disease
Pediatrics
16 Citations (Scopus)

Glucose variability negatively impacts long-term functional outcome in patients with traumatic brain injury

Matsushima, K., Peng, M., Velasco, C., Schaefer, E., Diaz-Arrastia, R. & Frankel, H., Apr 1 2012, In : Journal of Critical Care. 27, 2, p. 125-131 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glucose
Glasgow Outcome Scale
Logistic Models
Traumatic Brain Injury
Confounding Factors (Epidemiology)
17 Citations (Scopus)

Melasma Quality of Life Measures

Lieu, T. J. & Pandya, A. G., Apr 2012, In : Dermatologic Clinics. 30, 2, p. 269-280 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Melanosis
Quality of Life
Language
2 Citations (Scopus)
Hospitalists
Diagnosis-Related Groups
Medical Students
Teaching Rounds
Teaching
2011

An 18-month-old boy with severe dermatitis, edema, muscle wasting

Mittal, V. S., Sathe, M., Troendle, D. & Cox, M., Aug 2011, In : Pediatric Annals. 40, 8, p. 393-396 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kwashiorkor
Muscle Weakness
Dermatitis
Starvation
Edema

Dysmenorrhea and pelvic mass

Robben, C. & Seguias, L., Oct 2011, In : Pediatric Annals. 40, 10, p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dysmenorrhea
3 Citations (Scopus)

Fever and renal mass in a young child

Srinivasan, K. & Seguias, L., Sep 2011, In : Pediatric Annals. 40, 9, p. 421-423 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

X Ray Computed Tomography
Kidney Diseases
Abscess
Fever
Kidney
26 Citations (Scopus)

Posttraumatic contrast-induced acute kidney injury: Minimal consequences or significant threat?

Matsushima, K., Peng, M., Schaefer, E. W., Pruitt, J. H., Kashuk, J. L. & Frankel, H. L., Feb 2011, In : Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care. 70, 2, p. 415-420 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acute Kidney Injury
Injury Severity Score
Blood Pressure
Creatinine
Hospital Mortality

Ten-year-old girl with a worsening dry cough

Thankavel, B., Vandiver, K. & Patel, R., May 2011, In : Contemporary Pediatrics. 28, 5, p. 48-53 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cough