Carolyn G Carter

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OBJECTIVE The incidence of pediatric type 2 diabetes has recently seen an alarming increase. To improve our understanding of pediatric type 2 diabetes and identify markers that discriminate these subjects from those with type 1 diabetes, we performed a multivariant analysis associating serum adiponectin and leptin levels with anthropometrical parameters and(More)
Increasing evidence suggests that type 1 IFN (IFN-αβ) is associated with pathogenesis of Th1-mediated type 1 diabetes (T1D). A major source of IFN-αβ is plasmacytoid dendritic cells (pDCs). In this study, we analyzed peripheral blood pDC numbers and functions in at-risk, new-onset, and established T1D patients and controls. We found that subjects at risk(More)
Behavioral screening and preventive intervention were implemented for 3- to 6-year-olds in pediatric primary care with subclinical behavior problems. One hundred eleven children were screened with the Eyberg Child Behavior Inventory. Thirty children who scored within one standard deviation of the normative mean whose mothers indicated wanting help for their(More)
OBJECTIVE This study examined maternal attitudes and practices that may prevent preschoolers from receiving needed mental health services. METHODS Mothers of 110 children ages 3-6 completed a survey of maternal attitudes and practices and the Eyberg Child Behavior Inventory (ECBI). RESULTS Mothers wanted pediatrician assistance with child behavior(More)
of an outbreak of A. baumanni infection in the adult intensive care unit in 2010 that was spread to other ward units in the hospital. However, we observed a sustained increase in the number of patients with an ESBL-positive Enterobacteriaceae isolated (from 58 to 110 patients), and the rate of MRSA isolation remained constant or decreased (from 74 to 57(More)
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