George H McCracken

  • 22528 Citations
  • 78 h-Index
1965 …2017

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Research Output

  • 22528 Citations
  • 78 h-Index
  • 580 Article
  • 5 Chapter
  • 4 Letter
2017
12 Scopus citations
2013

PIDJ editors' page

McCracken, G. H. & Nelson, J. D., 2013, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 32, 9

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2012

Acute Bacterial Meningitis beyond the Neonatal Period

Garcia, C. G. & McCracken, G. H., Aug 30 2012, Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: Fourth Edition. Elsevier Inc., p. 272-279.e3

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2011

Executive summary: The management of community-acquired pneumonia in infants and children older than 3 months of age: Clinical practice guidelines by the pediatric infectious diseases society and the infectious diseases society of America

Bradley, J. S., Byington, C. L., Shah, S. S., Alverson, B., Carter, E. R., Harrison, C., Kaplan, S. L., MacE, S. E., McCracken, G. H., Moore, M. R., St Peter, S. D., Stockwell, J. A. & Swanson, J. T., Oct 1 2011, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 53, 7, p. 617-630 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

129 Scopus citations

Japanese encephalitis in two children-United States, 2010

Chen, L., Peek, M., Stokich, D., Todd, R., Anderson, M., Murphy, F. K., Hoffman, R., Evans, A., Jordan-Villegas, A., McCracken, J., Chung, W. M., Tran, J., Raj, P., Shieh, W. J., Schmitz, A., Zaki, S., Hills, S. L., Lambert, A., Panella, A., Laven, J. & 4 others, Kosoy, O., Johnson, B. W., Lanciotti, R. S. & Fischer, M., Mar 11 2011, In : Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. 60, 9, p. 276-278 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Pharmacokinetics of oseltamivir according to trimester of pregnancy

Greer, L. G., Leff, R. D., Rogers, V. L., Roberts, S. W., McCracken, G. H., Wendel, G. D. & Sheffield, J. S., Jun 2011, In : American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 204, 6 SUPPL.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

Pharmacokinetics of oseltamivir in breast milk and maternal plasma

Greer, L. G., Leff, R. D., Rogers, V. L., Roberts, S. W., McCracken, G. H., Wendel, G. D. & Sheffield, J. S., Jun 2011, In : American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 204, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

The management of community-acquired pneumonia in infants and children older than 3 months of age: Clinical practice guidelines by the pediatric infectious diseases society and the infectious diseases society of America

Bradley, J. S., Byington, C. L., Shah, S. S., Alverson, B., Carter, E. R., Harrison, C., Kaplan, S. L., MacE, S. E., McCracken, G. H., Moore, M. R., St Peter, S. D., Stockwell, J. A. & Swanson, J. T., Oct 1 2011, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 53, 7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

573 Scopus citations
2010
51 Scopus citations

Viral coinfections in children with invasive pneumococcal disease

Techasaensiri, B., Techasaensiri, C., Mejías, A., McCracken, G. H. & Ramilo, O., 2010, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 29, 6, p. 519-523 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations
2009

Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of linezolid in children with cystic fibrosis

Santos, R. P., Prestidge, C. B., Brown, M. E., Urbancyzk, B., Murphey, D. K., Salvatore, C. M., Jafri, H. S., McCracken, G. H., Ahmad, N., Sanchez, P. J. & Siegel, J. D., Feb 2009, In : Pediatric Pulmonology. 44, 2, p. 148-154 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

The antibiotic pipeline in pediatrics

McCracken, G. H., 2009, Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. Springer New York LLC, Vol. 634. p. 147-151 5 p. (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology; vol. 634).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations

Tigecycline therapy significantly reduces the concentrations of inflammatory pulmonary cytokines and chemokines in a murine model of mycoplasma pneumoniae pneumonia

Salvatore, C. M., Techasaensiri, C., Tagliabue, C., Katz, K., Leos, N., Gomez, A. M., McCracken, G. H. & Hardy, R. D., Apr 2009, In : Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 53, 4, p. 1546-1551 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations
2008

Reply to Singhi et al.

Sáez-Llorens, X. & McCracken, G. H., Sep 1 2008, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 47, 5, p. 733-734 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations
2007

Daptomycin therapy for invasive Gram-positive bacterial infections in children

Ardura, M. I., Mejías, A., Katz, K. S., Revell, P., McCracken, G. H. & Sánchez, P. J., Dec 2007, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 26, 12, p. 1128-1132 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

63 Scopus citations

Genetic characterization of erythromycin- and methicillin-resistant community-acquired Staphylococcus aureus isolated from children in Texas

Bogdanovich, T., Aydin, N., Chavez-Bueno, S., McCracken, G., Bozdogan, B. & Appelbaum, P. C., Oct 2007, In : Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease. 59, 2, p. 231-233 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Glycerol and bacterial meningitis

Sáez-Llorens, X. & McCracken, G. H., Nov 15 2007, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 45, 10, p. 1287-1289 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Impact of the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine on serotype distribution and antimicrobial resistance of invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates in Dallas, TX, children from 1999 through 2005

Messina, A. F., Katz-Gaynor, K., Barton, T., Ahmad, N., Ghaffar, F., Rasko, D. & McCracken, G. H., Jun 2007, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 26, 6, p. 461-467 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

114 Scopus citations

Respiratory tract infection with Mycoplasma pneumoniae in interleukin-12 knockout mice results in improved bacterial clearance and reduced pulmonary inflammation

Salvatore, C. M., Fonseca-Aten, M., Katz-Gaynor, K., Gomez, A. M., Mejias, A., Somers, C., Chavez-Bueno, S., McCracken, G. H. & Hardy, R. D., Jan 2007, In : Infection and Immunity. 75, 1, p. 236-242 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Systemic cytokine profile in children with community-acquired pneumonia

Michelow, I. C., Katz, K., McCracken, G. H. & Hardy, R. D., Jul 2007, In : Pediatric Pulmonology. 42, 7, p. 640-645 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations
2006

A quarter century of the Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal®

Nelson, J. D. & McCracken, G. H., Jan 2006, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 25, 1, p. 1 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cefdinir pharmacokinetics and tolerability in children receiving 25 mg/kg once daily

Bowlware, K. L., McCracken, G. H., Lozano-Hernandez, J. & Ghaffar, F., Mar 2006, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 25, 3, p. 208-210 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Clinical Pharmacology of Antibacterial Agents

Sáez-Llorens, X. & McCracken, G. H., 2006, Infectious Diseases of the Fetus and Newborn Infant. Elsevier Inc., p. 1223-1267 45 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

9 Scopus citations

Effect of clarithromycin on cytokines and chemokines in children with an acute exacerbation of recurrent wheezing: A double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial

Fonseca-Aten, M., Okada, P. J., Bowlware, K. L., Chavez-Bueno, S., Mejias, A., Rios, A. M., Katz, K., Olsen, K., Ng, S., Jafri, H. S., McCracken, G. H., Ramilo, O. & Hardy, R. D., Oct 2006, In : Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. 97, 4, p. 457-463 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations

Evidence behind the WHO guidelines: Hospital care for children

Ryan, M. & McCracken, G. H., Feb 2006, In : Journal of Tropical Pediatrics. 52, 1, p. 46-48 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Treatment of experimental chronic pulmonary mycoplasmosis

Fonseca-Aten, M., Rios, A. M., Mejias, A., Chavez-Bueno, S., Katz, K., Gomez, A. M., Ramilo, O., McCracken, G. H. & Hardy, R. D., Sep 2006, In : International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents. 28, 3, p. 253-258 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2005

Bacterial meningitis in children

Chávez-Bueno, S. & McCracken, G. H., Jun 2005, In : Pediatric Clinics of North America. 52, 3, p. 795-810 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

100 Scopus citations

Evaluation of LBM415 (NVP PDF-713), a novel peptide deformylase inhibitor, for treatment of experimental Mycoplasma pneumoniae pneumonia

Fonseca-Aten, M., Salvatore, C. M., Mejías, A., Ríos, A. M., Chávez-Bueno, S., Katz, K., Gómez, A. M., McCracken, G. H. & Hardy, R. D., Oct 2005, In : Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 49, 10, p. 4128-4136 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Inducible clindamycin resistance and molecular epidemiologic trends of pediatric community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Dallas, Texas

Chavez-Bueno, S., Bozdogan, B., Katz, K., Bowlware, K. L., Cushion, N., Cavuoti, D., Ahmad, N., McCracken, G. H. & Appelbaum, P. C., Jun 2005, In : Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 49, 6, p. 2283-2288 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

88 Scopus citations

In reply [11]

Michelow, I. C. & McCracken, G. H., Feb 2005, In : Pediatrics. 115, 2, p. 517 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microbiologic and immunologic evaluation of a single high dose of azithromycin for treatment of experimental Mycoplasma pneumoniae pneumonia

Ríos, A. M., Fonseca-Aten, M., Mejías, A., Chávez-Bueno, S., Katz, K., Gómez, A. M., McCracken, G. H., Ramilo, O. & Hardy, R. D., Sep 2005, In : Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 49, 9, p. 3970-3973 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Mycoplasma pneumoniae induces host-dependent pulmonary inflammation and airway obstruction in mice

Fonseca-Aten, M., Ríos, A. M., Mejías, A., Chávez-Bueno, S., Katz, K., Gómez, A. M., McCracken, G. H. & Hardy, R. D., Mar 2005, In : American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology. 32, 3, p. 201-210 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Scopus citations
2004

Current management of bacterial meningitis

McCracken, G. H., 2004, In : Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. 549, p. 31-33 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Diagnostic utility and clinical significance of naso- and oropharyngeal samples used in a PCR assay to diagnose Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection in children with community-acquired pneumonia

Michelow, I. C., Olsen, K., Lozano, J., Duffy, L. B., McCracken, G. H. & Hardy, R. D., Jul 2004, In : Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 42, 7, p. 3339-3341 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Scopus citations

Effect of the 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine on nasopharyngeal colonization by Streptococcus pneumoniae in the first 2 years of life

Ghaffar, F., Barton, T., Lozano, J., Muniz, L. S., Hicks, P., Gan, V., Ahmad, N. & McCracken, G. H., Oct 1 2004, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 39, 7, p. 930-938 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

142 Scopus citations

Epidemiology and Clinical Characteristics of Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Hospitalized Children

Michelow, I. C., Olsen, K., Lozano, J., Rollins, N. K., Duffy, L. B., Ziegler, T., Kauppila, J., Leinonen, M. & McCracken, G. H., Apr 2004, In : Pediatrics. 113, 4 I, p. 701-707 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

496 Scopus citations

Hot Topics in Infection and Immunity in Children: Preface

Pollard, A. J., McCracken, G. H. & Finn, A., 2004, In : Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. 549

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Impact of cethromycin (ABT-773) therapy on microbiological, histologic, immunologic, and respiratory indices in a murine model of Mycoplasma pneumoniae lower respiratory infection

Ríos, A. M., Mejías, A., Chávez-Bueno, S., Fonseca-Aten, M., Katz, K., Hatfield, J., Gómez, A. M., Jafri, H. S., McCracken, G. H., Ramilo, O. & Hardy, R. D., Aug 2004, In : Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 48, 8, p. 2897-2904 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Management and outcome of children with skin and soft tissue abscesses caused by community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus

Lee, M. C., Rios, A. M., Aten, M. F., Mejias, A., Cavuoti, D., McCracken, G. H. & Hardy, R. D., Feb 2004, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 23, 2 SUPPL., p. 123-127 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

337 Scopus citations
2003

Antimicrobial and immunologic activities of clarithromycin in a murine model of Mycoplasma pneumoniae-induced pneumonia

Hardy, R. D., Rios, A. M., Chavez-Bueno, S., Jafri, H. S., Hatfield, J., Rogers, B. B., McCracken, G. H. & Ramilo, O., May 1 2003, In : Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 47, 5, p. 1614-1620 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

53 Scopus citations

Bacterial meningitis in children

Sáez-Llorens, X. & McCracken, G. H., Jun 21 2003, In : Lancet. 361, 9375, p. 2139-2148 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

319 Scopus citations

Factors influencing the anti-inflammatory effect of dexamethasone therapy in experimental pneumococcal meningitis

Lutsar, I., Friedland, I. R., Jafri, H. S., Wubbel, L., Ahmed, A., Trujillo, M., McCoig, C. C. & McCracken, G. H., Oct 1 2003, In : Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. 52, 4, p. 651-655 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Garenoxacin (BMS-284756) and moxifloxacin in experimental meningitis caused by vancomycin-tolerant pneumococci

Rodriguez-Cerrato, V., McCoig, C. C., Saavedra, J., Barton, T., Michelow, I. C., Hardy, R. D., Bowlware, K., Iglehart, J., Katz, K. & McCracken, G. H., Jan 1 2003, In : Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 47, 1, p. 211-215 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations

Management of Common Acute Infections of Infants and Children: Foreword

McCracken, G. H., 2003, In : Pediatric Drugs. 5, SUPPL. 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine: Debating the aggregate impact on pediatric infections

Block, S. L., Dagan, R., McCracken, G. H., Pelton, S. I., Whitley-Williams, P. N., Whitney, C. G. & Salgo, P. L., Jun 2003, In : Medical Crossfire. 5, 5, p. 29-45 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2002

Diagnosis and management of acute otitis media in the urgent care setting

McCracken, G. H., 2002, In : Annals of Emergency Medicine. 39, 4, p. 413-421 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
81 Scopus citations
59 Scopus citations