J. T. Gerstle
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Neuroblastoma cells isolated from bone marrow metastases contain a naturally enriched tumor-initiating cell.
Neuroblastoma is a heterogeneous pediatric tumor thought to arise from the embryonic neural crest. Identification of the cell responsible for propagating neuroblastomas is essential to understanding… Expand
Necrotizing enterocolitis: review of state-of-the-art imaging findings with pathologic correlation.
- M. Epelman, A. Daneman, +6 authors J. T. Gerstle
- Radiographics : a review publication of the…
- 1 March 2007
Plain abdominal radiography is the current standard imaging modality for evaluation of necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC). Sonography is still not routinely used for diagnosis and follow-up, as it is… Expand
Development and Testing of a Multidimensional iPhone Pain Assessment Application for Adolescents with Cancer
- J. Stinson, L. Jibb, +10 authors M. Orr
- Psychology, Medicine
- Journal of medical Internet research
- 26 March 2012
Background Pain is one of the most common and distressing symptoms reported by adolescents with cancer. Despite advancements in pain assessment and management research, pain due to cancer and/or its… Expand
Risk Factors, Complications, and Outcomes of Gallstones in Children: A Single-center Review
- C. Bogue, A. Murphy, J. T. Gerstle, R. Moineddin, A. Daneman
- Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and…
- 1 March 2010
Background and Objective: The increasing use of sonography has resulted in an increase in the proportion of children with gallstones who are asymptomatic at the time of diagnosis. In adults, the… Expand
Gastrointestinal cancers and neurofibromatosis type 1 features in children with a germline homozygous MLH1 mutation.
Heterozygous germline DNA mismatch repair gene mutations are typically associated with hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer. The molecular hallmark of this syndrome is high-frequency… Expand
The incidence, management, and outcome of patients with gastrointestinal carcinoids and second primary malignancies.
- J. T. Gerstle, G. Kauffman, W. Koltun
- Journal of the American College of Surgeons
- 1 April 1995
BACKGROUND A higher than expected incidence of second primary malignancies in patients with gastrointestinal carcinoids has been reported. How patients with such concurrent neoplasms should be… Expand
Construct validity and reliability of a real-time multidimensional smartphone app to assess pain in children and adolescents with cancer
Abstract We evaluated the construct validity (including responsiveness), reliability, and feasibility of the Pain Squad multidimensional smartphone-based pain assessment application (app) in children… Expand
Correlation of sonographic findings and outcome in necrotizing enterocolitis
BackgroundThere is little in the literature regarding the use of gray-scale and Doppler sonography of the bowel in necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) and how findings depicted by this modality might… Expand
Role of lymphoscintigraphy and sentinel lymph node biopsy in the management of pediatric melanoma and sarcoma
- Lalit Parida, Griffin T. Morrisson, +6 authors B. Shulkin
- Pediatric Surgery International
- 22 April 2012
PurposeThe purpose of this study was to describe the use of lymphoscintigraphy and sentinel lymph-node biopsy (SLNB) for the management of children with melanoma and sarcomas. We report the… Expand
Approach to diagnosis and treatment of pediatric primary tumors of the diaphragm.
- M. Cada, J. T. Gerstle, J. Traubici, Bo-yee Ngan, M. L. Capra
- Journal of pediatric surgery
- 1 October 2006
BACKGROUND/PURPOSE Tumors of the diaphragm in the pediatric population are extremely rare. We present 5 cases diagnosed at the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, and together with a review of the… Expand