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Key dimensions of impairment, self-report, and environmental supports in persons with traumatic brain injury.
PURPOSE/OBJECTIVES To determine key dimensions relevant to recovery in the postacute period for persons with traumatic brain injury (TBI) and to determine the ability of scores on these dimensions to… Expand
Effects of meals high in carbohydrate, protein, and fat on ghrelin and peptide YY secretion in prepubertal children.
- J. P. Lomenick, Maria S. Melguizo, Sabrina L. Mitchell, M. Summar, J. W. Anderson
- Biology, Medicine
- The Journal of clinical endocrinology and…
- 1 November 2009
CONTEXT Ghrelin and peptide YY (PYY) are two hormones produced by the gastrointestinal tract that have effects on appetite. However, little is known about their secretion in response to meals high in… Expand
White matter injury in newborns with congenital heart disease: a diffusion tensor imaging study.
BACKGROUND Brain injury is observed on cranial magnetic resonance imaging preoperatively in up to 50% of newborns with congenital heart disease. Newer imaging techniques such as diffusion tensor… Expand
Characteristics and surgical and clinical outcomes of severely obese children with obstructive sleep apnea.
- G. Com, J. Carroll, X. Tang, Maria S. Melguizo, C. Bower, S. Jambhekar
- Journal of clinical sleep medicine : JCSM…
- 15 April 2015
STUDY OBJECTIVES To describe characteristics and surgical and clinical outcomes of obese children with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). METHODS At our institution from 2000 to 2010, 143 obese… Expand
High-fidelity hybrid simulation of allergic emergencies demonstrates improved preparedness for office emergencies in pediatric allergy clinics.
- J. Kennedy, S. Jones, +11 authors T. Thompson
- The journal of allergy and clinical immunology…
- 1 November 2013
BACKGROUND Simulation models that used high-fidelity mannequins have shown promise in medical education, particularly for cases in which the event is uncommon. Allergy physicians encounter… Expand
Academic Proficiency in Children After Early Congenital Heart Disease Surgery
Children with early surgery for congenital heart disease (CHD) are known to have impaired neurodevelopment; their performance on school-age achievement tests and their need for special education… Expand
Juvenile primary fibromyalgia syndrome in an inpatient adolescent psychiatric population
- K. Lommel, S. Kapoor, Jaime Bamford, Maria S. Melguizo, C. Martin, L. Crofford
- International journal of adolescent medicine and…
UNLABELLED The purpose of this study was to identify the clinical and demographic characteristics of adolescent females admitted to a psychiatric hospital who meet the criteria for Juvenile Primary… Expand
Multi-Tiered Analysis of Brain Injury in Neonates With Congenital Heart Disease
Early brain injury occurs in newborns with congenital heart disease (CHD) placing them at risk for impaired neurodevelopmental outcomes. Predictors for preoperative brain injury have not been well… Expand
Relationship of Preinjury Depressive Symptoms to Outcomes 3 mos After Complicated and Uncomplicated Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
- R. Kumar, M. Bracken, A. Clark, T. Nick, Maria S. Melguizo, A. Sander
- American journal of physical medicine…
- 1 August 2014
Objective This study examines the effect of preinjury depressive symptoms on outcomes 3 mos after complicated and uncomplicated cases of mild traumatic brain injury. Design Preinjury depressive… Expand
Groupings of Persons With Traumatic Brain Injury: A New Approach to Classifying Traumatic Brain Injury in the Post-Acute Period
Objective: To (1) identify groups of persons with traumatic brain injury (TBI) who differ on 12 dimensions of cognitive function: cognitive, emotional, and physical symptoms; personal strengths;… Expand