McMaster University

McMaster University

2015 Pediatrics Publication Archive

Disability & Rehabilitation

Dr. Olaf Kraus de Camargo and colleagues on behalf of the Functioning and Disability Reference Group of the WHO-IFC, pubished the paper, "Do We Really Need to Open a Classification Box on Personal Factors in ICF?" in the jourmnal above.

Clinical Biochemistry

Dr. Tapas Mondal, along with Taraneh Tofighi and Pavithra Parthasarathy (Dr. Mondal's Research Students from the Health Sciences Undergraduate Program) published the paper "Upcoming biomarkers for the diagnosis of Kawasaki disease: A review" in the journal Clinical Biochemistry.

Diet and Nutrition in Critical Care

Dr. Connie Williams recently co-authored the chapter "Withdrawal of Artificial Nutrition and Hydration in Neonatal Critical Care," published in the book Diet and Nutrition in Critical Care.

Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society

Drs. Jeff Pernica, David Goldfarb and colleagues were interviewed about their article "Correlation of Clinical Outcomes With Multiplex Molecular Testing of Stool From Children Admitted to Hospital With Gastroenteritis in Botswana" published in the Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society.

Journal of Perinatology

Dr. Amit Mukerji published the paper "Neonatal nasal intermittent positive pressure ventilation efficacy and lung pressure transmission" in the Journal of Perinatology.

The Anatomical Record

Dr. Elyanne Ratcliffe's manuscript titled "Vagal Fibers Form Associations with Interstitial Cells of CajalDuring Fetal Development" was accepted for publication in the journal The Anatomical Record.

Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Drs. Karen Choong, Burke Baird, Brian Timmons, Jan Willem Gorter, Thabane Lehana, and colleagues published "Functional Recovery Following Critical Illness in Children: The “Wee-Cover” Pilot Study" in the journal Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.

Systematic Reviews

Dr. Katherine Morrison, Ling Zeng (Undergraduate student) and colleagues published the article "Outcomes in the offspring of mothers with pre-diabetes during pregnancy: a protocol for a systematic review” in the journal Systematic Reviews.

Peadiatrics & Child Health

Dr. Katherine Morrison and colleagues published the article“Why don’t families initiate treatment? A qualitative multicentre study investigating parents’ reasons for declining paediatric weight management” in Paediatrics & Child Health.

BMJ Open

Dr. Jan Willem Gorter, Oksana Hlyva, Barb Galuppi, Dr. Zubin Punthakee, and colleagues, including Pediatrics members from the TRACE Study group (Drs. Steve Arora, Herbert Brill, Andrew Don-Wauchope, Christina Grant, and Peter Rosenbaum) published the article "Are two youth-focused interventions sufficient to empower youth with chronic health conditions in their transition to adult healthcare: a mixed-methods longitudinal prospective cohort study” in BMJ Open.

Personality and Individual Differences

Dr. Christine Wekerle and colleagues will have the article "Associations between personality and drinking motives in adolescents involved in the child welfare system" published in the July 2015 issue of Personality and Individual Differences.

Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Disease Society

Drs. Jeff Pernica, David Goldfarb, and colleagues published the article "Correlation of clinical outcomes with multiplex molecular testing of stool from children admitted with gastroenteritis in Botswana" in the Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Disease.

Diabetic Medicine

Drs. Christina Grant, Zubin Punthakee, and colleagues published the article "Condition-related predictors of successful transition from paediatric to adult care among adolescents with Type 1 diabetes" in the journal Diabetic Medicine.

Bone Reports

Dr. Stephanie Atkinson, along with Irena Doubelt(MD student) and others published the article'Influences of nutrition and adiposity on bone mineral density in individuals with chronic spinal cord injury: A cross-sectional, observational study’ in the journal Bone Reports.

Scientific Reports

Dr. Constantine Samaan, along with Drs. Mark Tarnopolsky and colleagues published the article "Sex differences in skeletal muscle Phosphatase and tensin homolog deleted on chromosome 10 (PTEN) levels: A cross-sectional study" in the journal Scientific Reports.

Annal of Neurology

Dr. Gabriel Ronen and colleagues published the article"Rare variants in γ-aminobutyric acid type A receptor genes in rolandic epilepsy and related syndromes" in the journal Annal of Neurology.

American Journal of Transplantation

Dr. Jackson Wong paper titled "Successful Semi-Ambulatory Veno-Arterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Bridge to Heart-Lung Transplantation in a Very Small Child" was published in the American Journal of Transplantation.


Together with co-authors, Dr. Katherine Morrisonpublished 2 recent papers in CMAJ Open: “Prevention of overweight and obesity in children and youth: a systematic review and meta-analysis” and “Treatment of overweight and obesity in children and youth: a systematic review and meta-analysis.”

Journal of Clinical Neonatology

Drs. Jennifer Twiss, Dragos Predescu, Sandesh Shivananda and colleagues published the article"Extending Thrombus within the PDA in an Infant with Tetralogy of Fallot and Pulmonary Atresia: An Averted Disaster" in the Journal of Clinical Neonatology.

Pediatric Hematology and Oncology

Drs. Al Mashiakhi and Yang (Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellows) under the supervision ofDr. Ronald Barr published the article "Renal Cell Carcinoma With Xp 11.2 Translocation as a Second Tumor in a Long-Term Survivor of Advanced Neuroblastoma" in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology.

Child and Adolescent Social Work

Dr. Christine Wekerle and colleagues published the article "Promoting Resilience Among Maltreated Youth Using Meditation, Yoga, Tai Chi and Qigong: A Scoping Review of the Literature" in the journal Child and Adolescent Social Work.

Pediatric Research

Dr. Elyanne Ratcliffe and colleagues published the article titled "Of the bugs that shape us: maternal obesity, the gut microbiome, and long-term disease risk" in the journal Pediatric Research.

Personality and Individual Differences

Dr. Christine Wekerle and colleagues published the article "Associations between personality and drinking motives in adolescents involved in the child welfare system" in the journal Personality and Individual Differences.

Acta Paediatrica

Drs. Samira Samiee-Zafarghandy, Christoph Fusch, and colleague published the article "Do we have an answer when it comes to providing extremely preterm infants with optimal target oxygen saturation?"in Acta Paediatrica.

Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Drs. Karen Choong, Burke Baird, Brian Timmons, Jan Willem Gorter, Lehana Thabane, Samah Al-Harbi, Kate Siu, Karen Wong, and Mary Khetanialong with Ji Cheng and David Pogorzelski published the article titled "Functional Recovery Following Critical Illness in Children: The "Wee-Cover" Pilot Study" in the Journal of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.

Journal of Affective Disorders

Drs. Mark Ferro, Jan Willem Gorter, and Michael Boyle (Psychiatry) published the articleTrajectories of depressive symptoms during the transition to young adulthood: the role of chronic illness in the Journal of Affective Disorders.

Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology

Drs. Mark Ferro and Michael Boyle (Psychiatry) published the articleThe impact of chronic physical illness, maternal depressive symptoms, family functioning, and self-esteem on symptoms of anxiety and depression in children in the Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology.

Paediatrics and International Child Health

Drs. David Goldfarb, Jennifer McTaggart, and colleagues published the article “Early Childhood Diarrheal Disease and Cognition: Are we missing the rest of the iceberg?” in the journal Paediatrics and International Child Health.

BioMed Central

Dr. Jeff Pernica and others published the article titled“Direct Streptococcus pneumoniae real-time PCR serotyping from pediatric parapneumonic effusions” in BMC Pediatrics.

Journal of Clinical Microbiology

Drs. David Goldfarb, Jeff Pernica, and others published the article “Evaluation of anatomically-designed flocked rectal swabs for the molecular detection of enteric pathogens in children admitted to hospital with severe gastroenteritis in Botswana” in the Journal of Clinical Microbiology.

Drs. Chris Fusch, Sourabh Dutta and others published Guidelines for Feeding Very Low Birth Weight Infants in the open access journal Nutrients.

CanChild contributes to book on cerebral palsy

Drs. Peter Rosenbaum and Jan Willem Gorter, along with others from CanChild have contributed to the definitive new book entitled"Cerebral palsy: Science and Clinical Practice.” The book, from the world's leading childhood disability publisher [Mac Keith Press], is described as theonly complete, scientifically rigorous, fully integrated reference giving a wide ranging and in-depth perspective on cerebral palsy and related neurodevelopment disabilities.


Valid XHTML 1.0 Transitional Level Double-A conformance, W3C WAI Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0