Janet H Silverstein

Janet H Silverstein, M.D.

Professor

Department: HP-CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY-GEN
Business Phone: (352) 294-8228
Business Email: silvejh@peds.ufl.edu

About Janet H Silverstein

Dr. Janet Silverstein is a Pediatric Endocrinologist at UF Health. In her years of experience she has held and holds many titles including director, chief, program director, professor, medical director, associate chief, and associate professor, to name a few.

She was chair of many national committees including the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Section of Endocrinology, Children’s workgroup of the National Diabetes Education Program,  the Diabetes in Youth committee, and President of the Pediatric Endocrine Society (PES). She was also selected to serve on the AAP Committee on Nutrition, was an author on the School Guide (Helping the Child with Diabetes Succeed in School), was a member of the Clinical Practice committee of the American Diabetes Association, was on the Decision skills committee for maintenance of certification for the American Board of Pediatrics and writing committee for the Pediatric Endocrinology sub board of the ABP, and was on the Wellness committee for the Alachua County school district.

She is currently the Chair of the Maintenance of Certification Committee for PES, is Associate Chair and Chair-elect of the Governor’s Diabetes Advisory Council, and is an alternate delegate for the Florida Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics

Dr. Janet Silverstein completed her undergraduate Bachelor of Arts degree in biology at the University of Rochester (1966) and received her medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania (1970). For five years (from an Intern in ’70 to an Associate Chief Resident in ‘77) she worked in Pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA. From there she went on to Durham, NC and worked as a Fellow in Pediatric Endocrinology at Duke University Medical Center. She is currently working with the University of Florida teaching, researching, performing patient care, and doing service work.

Accomplishments

Asst. Chief Resident
1975 · Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Endocrinology
    American Board of Pediatrics
  • Pediatrics
    American Board of Pediatrics

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Pediatrics
Subspecialties
  • Pediatric Endocrinology
Areas of Interest
  • Diabetes
  • Gender dysphoria
  • Obesity in children
  • Pediatric pituitary and skull base services
  • Type 1 diabetes
  • Type 2 diabetes

Publications

2021
Barriers to retinopathy screening in youth and young adults with type 1 diabetes.
Pediatric diabetes. 22(3):469-473 [DOI] 10.1111/pedi.13171. [PMID] 34415074.
2021
Real-World Screening for Retinopathy in Youth With Type 1 Diabetes Using a Nonmydriatic Fundus Camera.
Diabetes spectrum : a publication of the American Diabetes Association. 34(1):27-33 [DOI] 10.2337/ds20-0017. [PMID] 33627991.
2020
Evaluation and Treatment of Prediabetes in Youth.
The Journal of pediatrics. 219:11-22 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpeds.2019.12.061. [PMID] 32143933.
2019
Designing Online and Mobile Diabetes Education for Fathers of Children With Type 1 Diabetes: Mixed Methods Study.
JMIR diabetes. 4(3) [DOI] 10.2196/13724. [PMID] 31389338.
2019
Featured Article: Behavior Interventions Addressing Obesity in Rural Settings: The E-FLIP for Kids Trial.
Journal of pediatric psychology. 44(8):889-901 [DOI] 10.1093/jpepsy/jsz029. [PMID] 31039250.
2018
Executive Function and Dysregulated Eating Behaviors in Pediatric Obesity.
Journal of pediatric psychology. 43(8):834-845 [DOI] 10.1093/jpepsy/jsx091. [PMID] 28595362.
2017
A cross-sectional view of the current state of treatment of youth with type 2 diabetes in the USA: enrollment data from the Pediatric Diabetes Consortium Type 2 Diabetes Registry.
Pediatric diabetes. 18(3):222-229 [DOI] 10.1111/pedi.12377. [PMID] 26970319.
2017
Clinical outcomes in youth beyond the first year of type 1 diabetes: Results of the Pediatric Diabetes Consortium (PDC) type 1 diabetes new onset (NeOn) study.
Pediatric diabetes. 18(7):566-573 [DOI] 10.1111/pedi.12459. [PMID] 27758023.
2017
Pediatric Obesity-Assessment, Treatment, and Prevention: An Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guideline.
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 102(3):709-757 [DOI] 10.1210/jc.2016-2573. [PMID] 28359099.
2017
Response to Letter: “Pediatric Obesity-Assessment, Treatment, and Prevention: An Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guideline”.
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 102(6):2123-2124 [DOI] 10.1210/jc.2017-00561. [PMID] 28586453.
2017
Unhealthy weight control behaviors mediate the association between weight status and weight-specific health-related quality of life in treatment-seeking youth who are obese.
Eating and weight disorders : EWD. 22(1):125-132 [DOI] 10.1007/s40519-016-0262-z. [PMID] 26928283.
2016
Depressive Symptoms, Ethnic Identity, and Health-Related Quality of Life in Obese Youth.
Journal of pediatric psychology. 41(4):441-52 [DOI] 10.1093/jpepsy/jsv014. [PMID] 25788709.
2016
Does diabetes cause premature AGEing?
The Journal of pediatrics. 172:1-4 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpeds.2016.03.011. [PMID] 27112077.
2016
Is it better to overtreat or undertreat?
The Journal of pediatrics. 175:1-4 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpeds.2016.06.009. [PMID] 27507306.
2016
Treatment Options for Type 2 Diabetes in Youth Remain Limited.
The Journal of pediatrics. 170:20-7 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpeds.2015.11.015. [PMID] 26681477.
2016
Type 1 diabetes through two lenses: comparing adolescent and parental perspectives with photovoice.
International journal of pediatric endocrinology. 2016 [DOI] 10.1186/s13633-016-0020-z. [PMID] 26793242.
2016
Vascular disease risk in type 2 diabetes: high sugars, fluctuating sugars, both?
The Journal of pediatrics. 172:1-4 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpeds.2016.03.010. [PMID] 27112078.
2016
What the Primary Care Provider Needs to Know to Diagnose and Care for Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes.
The Journal of pediatrics. 179:249-255.e1 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpeds.2016.08.077. [PMID] 27663214.
2015
Depressive Symptoms in Youth With Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes: Results of the Pediatric Diabetes Consortium Screening Assessment of Depression in Diabetes Study.
Diabetes care. 38(12):2341-3 [DOI] 10.2337/dc15-0982. [PMID] 26459274.
2015
Disparities in social support systems for youths with type 1 diabetes.
Clinical diabetes : a publication of the American Diabetes Association. 33(2):62-9 [DOI] 10.2337/diaclin.33.2.62. [PMID] 25897185.
2015
Erratum: Disparities in Social Support for Youths With Type 1 Diabetes. Clinical Diabetes 2015;33:62-69.
Clinical diabetes : a publication of the American Diabetes Association. 33(3) [DOI] 10.2337/diaclin.33.3.159. [PMID] 26202839.
2015
Insulin degludec in combination with bolus insulin aspart is safe and effective in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes.
Pediatric diabetes. 16(3):164-76 [DOI] 10.1111/pedi.12263. [PMID] 25683037.
2015
Paging Dr. Google: parents’ report of internet use for type 1 diabetes management.
Diabetes care. 38(2):e18-9 [DOI] 10.2337/dc14-2461. [PMID] 25614694.
2015
Pediatrics after-hours: a twenty-year academic-community partnership for acute care delivery.
The Journal of pediatrics. 166(4):788-9 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpeds.2014.12.054. [PMID] 25819907.
2015
Puppy Love, Adolescence, and Chronic Illness: The Importance of Pets for Youth with Type 1 Diabetes.
Journal of patient experience. 2(1):21-24 [DOI] 10.1177/237437431500200105. [PMID] 28725812.
2015
Safety and Efficacy of Insulin Degludec in Children and Adolescents With Type 1 Diabetes
Diabetic Medicine. 32(1, SI):67-68
2015
Using photography as a method to explore adolescent challenges and resilience in type 1 diabetes.
Diabetes spectrum : a publication of the American Diabetes Association. 28(2):92-8 [DOI] 10.2337/diaspect.28.2.92. [PMID] 25987807.
2014
Lifecourse: management of type 1 diabetes.
The lancet. Diabetes & endocrinology. 2(3):194-5 [DOI] 10.1016/S2213-8587(13)70179-7. [PMID] 24622749.
2014
Long-Term Efficacy and Safety of Insulin Degludec in Combination With Bolus Insulin Aspart in Children and Adolescents With Type 1 Diabetes
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2014
Pediatric Diabetes Consortium Type 1 Diabetes New Onset (NeOn) Study: factors associated with HbA1c levels one year after diagnosis.
Pediatric diabetes. 15(4):294-302 [DOI] 10.1111/pedi.12061. [PMID] 23889707.
2014
Quality of Life in Obese Youth With and Without Sleep Problems
Childrens Health Care. 43(1):39-53 [DOI] 10.1080/02739615.2014.850875.
2014
Thyroid storm following radioactive iodine (RAI) therapy for pediatric graves disease.
The American journal of case reports. 15:212-5 [DOI] 10.12659/AJCR.890366. [PMID] 24847412.
2013
Diabetes care in the school and day care setting.
Diabetes care. 36 Suppl 1:S75-9 [DOI] 10.2337/dc13-S075. [PMID] 23264426.
2013
Diabetic ketoacidosis at diabetes onset: still an all too common threat in youth.
The Journal of pediatrics. 162(2):330-4.e1 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpeds.2012.06.058. [PMID] 22901739.
2013
Incretins and amylin in pediatric diabetes: new tools for management of diabetes in youth.
Current opinion in pediatrics. 25(4):502-8 [DOI] 10.1097/MOP.0b013e328362fdfb. [PMID] 23782574.
2013
Management of newly diagnosed type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) in children and adolescents.
Pediatrics. 131(2):364-82 [DOI] 10.1542/peds.2012-3494. [PMID] 23359574.
2013
Management of type 2 diabetes mellitus in children and adolescents.
Pediatrics. 131(2):e648-64 [DOI] 10.1542/peds.2012-3496. [PMID] 23359584.
2013
Relations Between Quality of Life, Family Factors, Adherence, and Glycemic Control in Pediatric Patients With Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Childrens Health Care. 42(4):295-310 [DOI] 10.1080/02739615.2013.842455.
2013
The community-based healthy-lifestyle intervention for rural preschools (CHIRP) study: design and methods.
Contemporary clinical trials. 34(2):187-95 [DOI] 10.1016/j.cct.2012.11.004. [PMID] 23183252.
2012
Child and caregiver reports of weight control behaviors in pediatric obesity.
Childhood obesity (Print). 8(5):477-83 [DOI] 10.1089/chi.2012.0003. [PMID] 23061502.
2012
Diabetes care in the school and day care setting.
Diabetes care. 35 Suppl 1:S76-80 [DOI] 10.2337/dc12-s076. [PMID] 22187474.
2012
Organic foods: health and environmental advantages and disadvantages.
Pediatrics. 130(5):e1406-15 [DOI] 10.1542/peds.2012-2579. [PMID] 23090335.
2011
A Pilot Study Examining a Group-Based Behavioral Family Intervention for Obese Children Enrolled in Medicaid: Differential Outcomes By Race
Childrens Health Care. 40(3):212-231 [DOI] 10.1080/02739615.2011.590394.
2011
Anesthesia for geriatric patients.
Minerva anestesiologica. 77(2):180-9 [PMID] 21368727.
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2011
Does blood glucose monitoring increase prior to clinic visits in children with type 1 diabetes?
Diabetes care. 34(10):2170-3 [DOI] 10.2337/dc11-0388. [PMID] 21852678.
2011
Gender differences in the relationship between parental report of self-regulation skills and adolescents’ management of type 1 diabetes.
Pediatric diabetes. 12(4 Pt 2):410-8 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1399-5448.2010.00692.x. [PMID] 21392190.
2011
Managing diabetes effectively in the school setting: case studies and frequently asked questions.
NASN school nurse (Print). 26(4):218-20 [PMID] 21877629.
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2011
Peer Victimization and Depressive Symptoms in Obese Youth: the Role of Perceived Social Support
Childrens Health Care. 40(1):1-15 [DOI] 10.1080/02739615.2011.537929.
2011
The Extension Family Lifestyle Intervention Project (E-FLIP for Kids): design and methods.
Contemporary clinical trials. 32(1):50-8 [DOI] 10.1016/j.cct.2010.08.002. [PMID] 20708715.
2010
Arterial stiffness, lipoprotein particle size, and lipoprotein particle concentration in children with type 1 diabetes.
Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM. 23(7):661-7 [PMID] 20857838.
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2010
Brief report: normative data on a structured interview for diabetes adherence in childhood.
Journal of pediatric psychology. 35(2):177-82 [DOI] 10.1093/jpepsy/jsp055. [PMID] 19589854.
2010
Coronary artery disease in youth: present markers, future hope?
The Journal of pediatrics. 157(4):523-4 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpeds.2010.07.010. [PMID] 20728091.
2010
Designing diabetes management training school personnel using three-level approach.
NASN school nurse (Print). 25(5):216-8 [PMID] 20860200.
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2010
Development of the Diabetes Family Adherence Measure (D-Fam)
Childrens Health Care. 39(1):15-33 [DOI] 10.1080/02739610903455111.
2010
Family Functioning and Adherence in Youth With Type 1 Diabetes: a Latent Growth Model of Glycemic Control
Childrens Health Care. 39(4):279-295 [DOI] 10.1080/02739615.2010.515930.
2010
Predictors of Disease Specific Quality of Life in Obese Children
Annals of Behavioral Medicine. 39
2010
Risk factors associated with depressive symptoms in caregivers of children with type 1 diabetes or cystic fibrosis.
Journal of pediatric psychology. 35(8):814-22 [DOI] 10.1093/jpepsy/jsp138. [PMID] 20097908.
2010
Telehealth behavior therapy for the management of type 1 diabetes in adolescents.
Journal of diabetes science and technology. 4(1):199-208 [PMID] 20167185.
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2010
The Pediatric Diabetes Consortium: Improving Care of Children With Type 1 Diabetes Through Collaborative Research
Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics. 12(9):685-688 [DOI] 10.1089/dia.2010.0065. [PMID] 20687862.
2010
This issue: childhood obesity.
Pediatric annals. 39(3):117-8 [DOI] 10.3928/00904481-20100301-05. [PMID] 20302241.
2010
When your child is diagnosed with diabetes: parents’ questions for the health care team.
NASN school nurse (Print). 25(2):65-7 [PMID] 21721482.
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2009
Antenatal diagnosis and treatment of a dyshormonogenetic fetal goiter.
Journal of ultrasound in medicine : official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine. 28(1):67-71 [PMID] 19106359.
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2009
Antenatal diagnosis and treatment of a dyshormonogenetic fetal goiter.
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine. 28(1) [PMID] 19106359.
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2009
Cognitive Abilities in a Sample of Youth With Multiple Episodes of Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Journal of Developmental and Physical Disabilities. 21(1):1-8 [DOI] 10.1007/s10882-008-9121-9.
2009
Comparison of Program Costs for Parent-Only and Family-Based Interventions for Pediatric Obesity in Medically Underserved Rural Settings
Journal of Rural Health. 25:326-330
2009
Comparison of program costs for parent-only and family-based interventions for pediatric obesity in medically underserved rural settings.
The Journal of rural health : official journal of the American Rural Health Association and the National Rural Health Care Association. 25(3):326-30 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1748-0361.2009.00238.x. [PMID] 19566621.
2009
Exploration of food addiction in pediatric patients: A preliminary investigation.
Journal of addiction medicine. 3(1):26-32 [DOI] 10.1097/ADM.0b013e31819638b0. [PMID] 20473361.
2009
In pursuit of lower A1c.
The Journal of pediatrics. 155(2):161-2 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpeds.2009.03.006. [PMID] 19619746.
2009
Pediatric Atorvastatin in Diabetes Trial (PADIT): a pilot study to determine the effect of atorvastatin on arterial stiffness and endothelial function in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus.
Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism. 22(1) [PMID] 19344076.
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2009
Pediatric Atorvastatin in Diabetes Trial (PADIT): a pilot study to determine the effect of atorvastatin on arterial stiffness and endothelial function in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus.
Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM. 22(1):65-8 [PMID] 19344076.
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2009
Perceptions of type 1 diabetes among affected youth and their peers.
Journal of clinical psychology in medical settings. 16(3):209-15 [DOI] 10.1007/s10880-009-9164-9. [PMID] 19387802.
2009
Postoperative delirium and cognitive dysfunction.
British journal of anaesthesia. 103 Suppl 1:i41-46 [DOI] 10.1093/bja/aep291. [PMID] 20007989.
2009
Predictors of study completion and withdrawal in a randomized clinical trial of a pediatric diabetes adherence intervention.
Contemporary clinical trials. 30(3):212-20 [DOI] 10.1016/j.cct.2009.01.008. [PMID] 19470311.
2009
Psychometric Properties of a Self-Report Measure of Adherence To the Diabetes Regimen
Childrens Health Care. 38(1):76-90 [DOI] 10.1080/02739610802615914.
2009
Serum monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 concentrations associate with diabetes status but not arterial stiffness in children with type 1 diabetes.
Diabetes care. 32(3):465-7 [DOI] 10.2337/dc08-1849. [PMID] 19092169.
2009
Type 2 diabetes in children and adolescents.
Pediatric diabetes. 10 Suppl 12:17-32 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1399-5448.2009.00584.x. [PMID] 19754615.
2009
Validity and reliability of an adolescent and parent rating scale of type 1 diabetes adherence behaviors: the Self-Care Inventory (SCI).
Journal of pediatric psychology. 34(9):999-1007 [DOI] 10.1093/jpepsy/jsp032. [PMID] 19423660.
2008
Comparison of parent-only vs family-based interventions for overweight children in underserved rural settings: outcomes from project STORY.
Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine. 162(12):1119-25 [DOI] 10.1001/archpedi.162.12.1119. [PMID] 19047538.
2008
Family Functioning Processes and Diabetic Ketoacidosis in Youths With Type I Diabetes
Rehabilitation Psychology. 53(2):231-237 [DOI] 10.1037/0090-5550.53.2.231.
2008
Glycemic control in youth with type 1 diabetes: family predictors and mediators.
Journal of pediatric psychology. 33(7):719-27 [DOI] 10.1093/jpepsy/jsn012. [PMID] 18296726.
2008
Identifying students at risk for type 2 diabetes.
School nurse news. 25(3):13-5 [PMID] 18512502.
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2008
ISPAD Clinical Practice Consensus Guidelines 2006-2007. Type 2 diabetes mellitus in the child and adolescent.
Pediatric diabetes. 9(5):512-26 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1399-5448.2008.00429.x. [PMID] 18694453.
2008
Prevention and treatment of pediatric obesity: an endocrine society clinical practice guideline based on expert opinion.
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 93(12):4576-99 [DOI] 10.1210/jc.2007-2458. [PMID] 18782869.
2008
Prospective study of peer victimization and social-psychological adjustment in children with endocrine disorders.
Journal of child health care : for professionals working with children in the hospital and community. 12(1):76-86 [DOI] 10.1177/1367493507085620. [PMID] 18287186.
2008
Sensible treatment of obesity in rural youth (STORY): design and methods.
Contemporary clinical trials. 29(2):270-80 [PMID] 17588503.
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2008
The Impact of Peer Victimization, Parent Distress and Child Depression On Barrier Formation and Physical Activity in Overweight Youth
Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics. 29:26-33
2008
The impact of peer victimization, parent distress and child depression on barrier formation and physical activity in overweight youth.
Journal of developmental and behavioral pediatrics : JDBP. 29(1):26-33 [DOI] 10.1097/DBP.0b013e31815dda74. [PMID] 18300722.
2008
Victimization of youth with type-1 diabetes by teachers: relations with adherence and metabolic control.
Journal of child health care : for professionals working with children in the hospital and community. 12(3):209-20 [DOI] 10.1177/1367493508092508. [PMID] 18678583.
2008
Volunteering at diabetes camp: a professional experience with personal benefits.
School nurse news. 25(2):25-7 [PMID] 18410057.
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2008
World Diabetes Day–a global event for children.
The Journal of pediatrics. 153(5) [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpeds.2008.09.031. [PMID] 18940336.
2007
Brief report: quality of life in overweight youth-the role of multiple informants and perceived social support.
Journal of pediatric psychology. 32(7):869-74 [PMID] 17488775.
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2007
Correlation between radial artery tonometry- and fingertip tonometry-derived augmentation index in children with type 1 diabetes.
Diabetes & vascular disease research. 4(1) [PMID] 17469047.
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2007
Disease-related stress in parents of children who are overweight: relations with parental anxiety and childhood psychosocial functioning.
Journal of child health care : for professionals working with children in the hospital and community. 11(2):132-42 [PMID] 17494987.
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2007
Guidelines for insulin management of diabetes in school.
School nurse news. 24(2):9-12 [PMID] 17393819.
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2007
How prevalent are diabetes-related complications in patients with youth-onset type 2 diabetes mellitus?
Nature clinical practice. Endocrinology & metabolism. 3(1):12-3 [PMID] 17179925.
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2007
Impact of psychosocial factors on quality of life in overweight youth.
Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.). 15(7):1799-807 [PMID] 17636099.
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2007
Management approaches for pediatric obesity.
Nature clinical practice. Endocrinology & metabolism. 3(12):810-8 [PMID] 18026159.
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2007
Management of type 2 diabetes in youth: an update.
American family physician. 76(5):658-64 [PMID] 17894133.
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2007
Metabolic control and nocturnal enuresis in children with type 1 diabetes.
Journal of pediatric nursing. 22(1):4-8 [PMID] 17234493.
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2007
Peer victimization, psychosocial adjustment, and physical activity in overweight and at-risk-for-overweight youth.
Journal of pediatric psychology. 32(1):80-9 [PMID] 16601255.
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2007
Peripheral artery tonometry demonstrates altered endothelial function in children with type 1 diabetes.
Pediatric diabetes. 8(4):193-8 [PMID] 17659060.
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2007
When your child is diagnosed with diabetes: parents’ questions for the healthcare team.
School nurse news. 24(5):17-8 [PMID] 18041342.
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2006
Bullying, regimen self-management, and metabolic control in youth with type I diabetes.
The Journal of pediatrics. 148(6):784-7 [PMID] 16769387.
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2006
Controlled clinical trial of dichloroacetate for treatment of congenital lactic acidosis in children.
Pediatrics. 117(5):1519-31 [PMID] 16651305.
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2006
Home-based behavioral health intervention: Use of a telehealth model to address poor adherence to type-1 diabetes medical regimens.
Telemedicine journal and e-health : the official journal of the American Telemedicine Association. 12(3):370-2 [PMID] 16796506.
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2006
Serum superoxide dismutase activity and nitric oxide do not correlate with arterial stiffness in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus.
Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM. 19(3):267-9 [PMID] 16607928.
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2006
Short-term effects of growth hormone on sleep abnormalities in Prader-Willi syndrome.
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 91(2):413-7 [PMID] 16317059.
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2006
Telehealth intervention for adolescents with type 1 diabetes.
The Journal of pediatrics. 148(5):707-8 [PMID] 16737898.
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2006
The relation between family factors and metabolic control: the role of diabetes adherence.
Journal of pediatric psychology. 31(2):174-83 [PMID] 16467317.
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2006
The treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus in youth : which therapies?
Treatments in endocrinology. 5(4):201-10 [PMID] 16878999.
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2005
Care of children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes: a statement of the American Diabetes Association.
Diabetes care. 28(1):186-212 [PMID] 15616254.
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2005
Managing insulin requirements at school.
School nurse news. 22(2):10-4 [PMID] 15875949.
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2005
Parental stress and maladjustment in children with short stature.
Clinical pediatrics. 44(4):327-31 [PMID] 15864365.
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2005
Psychological adjustment of children with short stature: a comparison of clinic-referred children with short stature and type 1 diabetes mellitus.
Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM. 18(4):395-401 [PMID] 15844474.
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2005
Screening for retinopathy in the pediatric patient with type 1 diabetes mellitus.
Pediatrics. 116(1):270-3 [PMID] 15995070.
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2005
Selecting families for successful insulin pump therapy.
The Journal of pediatrics. 146(5):713; author reply 713-4 [PMID] 15870686.
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2005
The management of type 2 diabetes mellitus in children and adolescents.
Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM. 18(2):111-23 [PMID] 15751600.
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2004
Adiponectin and leptin concentrations may aid in discriminating disease forms in children and adolescents with type 1 and type 2 diabetes.
Diabetes care. 27(8):2010-4 [PMID] 15277432.
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2004
An initial evaluation of the design of pediatric psychology consultation service with children with diabetes.
Journal of child health care : for professionals working with children in the hospital and community. 8(2):113-23 [PMID] 15157367.
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2004
An update on type 2 diabetes in youth from the National Diabetes Education Program.
Pediatrics. 114(1):259-63 [PMID] 15231940.
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2004
Blood lymphocyte chimerism associated with IVF and monochorionic dizygous twinning: case report.
Human reproduction (Oxford, England). 19(12):2816-21 [PMID] 15375077.
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2004
Childhood obesity.
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 89(9):4211-8 [PMID] 15356008.
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2004
Diabetes care at diabetes camps.
Diabetes care. 27 Suppl 1:S129-31 [PMID] 14693947.
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2004
Peer victimization and psychosocial adjustment in children with type 1 diabetes.
Clinical pediatrics. 43(5):467-71 [PMID] 15208752.
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2004
Predictors of control of diabetes: monitoring may be the key.
The Journal of pediatrics. 144(5):660-1 [PMID] 15127007.
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2004
Preservation of C-peptide secretion in subjects at high risk of developing type 1 diabetes mellitus–a new surrogate measure of non-progression?
Pediatric diabetes. 5(2):72-9 [PMID] 15189492.
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2004
Psychosocial adjustment of two boys with gynecomastia.
Journal of paediatrics and child health. 40(5-6) [PMID] 15151602.
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2004
Radial artery tonometry demonstrates arterial stiffness in children with type 1 diabetes.
Diabetes care. 27(12):2911-7 [PMID] 15562206.
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2004
Social-psychological correlates of peer victimization in children with endocrine disorders.
The Journal of pediatrics. 145(6):784-9 [PMID] 15580202.
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2004
Survival after prolonged submersion in freshwater in Florida.
Chest. 125(5):1948-51 [PMID] 15136412.
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2004
Type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus in childhood in the United States: practice patterns by pediatric endocrinologists.
Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM. 17(6):871-7 [PMID] 15270405.
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2003
Aberrant monocyte prostaglandin synthase 2 (PGS2) expression in type 1 diabetes before and after disease onset.
Pediatric diabetes. 4(1):10-8 [PMID] 14655518.
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2003
Blood glucose estimations in adolescents with type 1 diabetes: predictors of accuracy and error.
Journal of pediatric psychology. 28(3):203-11 [PMID] 12654946.
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2003
Growth hormone for small-for-gestational-age children: short and sweet?
The Journal of pediatrics. 142(2):91-2 [PMID] 12584522.
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2003
Management of diabetes at diabetes camps.
Diabetes care. 26 Suppl 1:S136-8 [PMID] 12502642.
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2003
Prevention and treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus in children, with special emphasis on American Indian and Alaska Native children. American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Native American Child Health.
Pediatrics. 112(4) [PMID] 14523221.
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2003
The journey to metabolic control in diabetes: many more miles to go.
The Journal of pediatrics. 143(6):704-6 [PMID] 14657811.
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2002
Clinical predictors of mucormycosis in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus.
Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM. 15(7):1001-4 [PMID] 12199326.
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2002
Type 2 diabetes mellitus among Florida children and adolescents, 1994 through 1998.
Public health reports (Washington, D.C. : 1974). 117(4):373-9 [PMID] 12477919.
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2001
Cerulenin mimics effects of leptin on metabolic rate, food intake, and body weight independent of the melanocortin system, but unlike leptin, cerulenin fails to block neuroendocrine effects of fasting.
Diabetes. 50(4):733-9 [PMID] 11289036.
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2001
Changes in frequency and severity of limited joint mobility in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus between 1976-78 and 1998.
The Journal of pediatrics. 138(1):33-7 [PMID] 11148509.
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2001
Clinical testing results and high patient satisfaction with a new needle-free device for growth hormone in young children.
Endocrine. 15(1):15-7 [PMID] 11572320.
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2001
Disordered eating, body mass, and glycemic control in adolescents with type 1 diabetes.
Diabetes care. 24(4):678-82 [PMID] 11315830.
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2001
Type 2 diabetes in children.
Current diabetes reports. 1(1):19-27 [PMID] 12762953.
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2000
Adrenalectomy reverses obese phenotype and restores hypothalamic melanocortin tone in leptin-deficient ob/ob mice.
Diabetes. 49(11):1917-23 [PMID] 11078460.
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2000
Blood glucose monitoring skills in children with Type I diabetes.
Clinical pediatrics. 39(6):351-7 [PMID] 10879937.
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2000
Molecular and genetic bases for maturity onset diabetes of youth.
Current opinion in pediatrics. 12(4):388-93 [PMID] 10943822.
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2000
New developments in type 1 (insulin-dependent) diabetes.
Clinical pediatrics. 39(5):257-66 [PMID] 10826072.
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2000
Poor metabolic control during menstruation and sexual abuse issues in an adolescent with diabetes.
The British journal of medical psychology. 73 Pt 4:561-5 [PMID] 11140796.
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2000
Response to hypo- and hyperglycemia in adolescents with type I diabetes.
Journal of pediatric psychology. 25(3):171-8 [PMID] 10780144.
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2000
Therapeutic controversy: prevention and treatment of diabetes in children.
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 85(2):494-522 [PMID] 10690847.
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2000
Treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus in children and adolescents.
Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM. 13 Suppl 6:1403-9 [PMID] 11202216.
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1999
Beneficial effects from beta-adrenergic blockade in elderly patients undergoing noncardiac surgery.
Anesthesiology. 91(6):1674-86 [PMID] 10598610.
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1999
Fasting regulates hypothalamic neuropeptide Y, agouti-related peptide, and proopiomelanocortin in diabetic mice independent of changes in leptin or insulin.
Endocrinology. 140(10):4551-7 [PMID] 10499510.
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1999
Only multiple autoantibodies to islet cells (ICA), insulin, GAD65, IA-2 and IA-2beta predict immune-mediated (Type 1) diabetes in relatives.
Journal of autoimmunity. 12(4):279-87 [PMID] 10330299.
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1999
Paradoxical locomotor behavior of dopamine D1 receptor transgenic mice.
Experimental neurology. 157(1):169-79 [PMID] 10222120.
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1999
The prevention of type I diabetes mellitus.
Pediatric annals. 28(9):585-8 [PMID] 10496000.
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1998
Diagnosis and treatment of an adolescent with comorbid type 1 diabetes mellitus and anorexia nervosa.
Clinical pediatrics. 37(8):491-6 [PMID] 9729705.
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1998
Long-term glycemic control influences the onset of limited joint mobility in type 1 diabetes.
The Journal of pediatrics. 132(6):944-7 [PMID] 9627583.
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1998
Offering a randomized trial of intensive therapy for IDDM to adolescents. Reasons for refusal, patient characteristics, and recruiter effects.
Diabetes care. 21(2):213-5 [PMID] 9539984.
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1997
Residential treatment for youngsters with difficult-to-manage insulin dependent diabetes mellitus.
Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM. 10(5):517-27 [PMID] 9401909.
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1996
Accuracy of injection site identification among children with insulin dependent diabetes mellitus: a comparison of traditional and new visual aids.
Clinical pediatrics. 35(4):191-7 [PMID] 8665752.
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1996
Although DR3-DQB1*0201 may be associated with multiple component diseases of the autoimmune polyglandular syndromes, the human leukocyte antigen DR4-DQB1*0302 haplotype is implicated only in beta-cell autoimmunity.
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 81(7):2559-63 [PMID] 8675578.
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1996
Connective tissue and joint disease in diabetes mellitus.
Endocrinology and metabolism clinics of North America. 25(2):473-83 [PMID] 8799711.
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1996
Postoperative intravenous infusion of alprostadil (PGE1) does not improve renal function in hepatic transplant recipients.
Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 182(4):347-52 [PMID] 8605558.
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1995
Accuracy of self-monitoring blood glucose meters in a high humidity, high temperature summer camp setting.
Diabetes care. 18(8):1200-1 [PMID] 7587863.
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1995
Association of anophthalmia and esophageal atresia.
American journal of medical genetics. 59(4):484-91 [PMID] 8585569.
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1995
Camping with a friend. Helping adolescents cope with diabetes.
The Journal of the Florida Medical Association. 82(12):817-20 [PMID] 8568506.
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1995
Teaching component skills for diabetes management to a low-functioning child.
The Diabetes educator. 21(6):515-6, 520 [PMID] 8549254.
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1994
Assessment of critical care nurses’ knowledge of the pulmonary artery catheter. The Pulmonary Artery Catheter Study Group.
Critical care medicine. 22(10):1674-8 [PMID] 7924381.
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1994
Islet cell antibodies predict insulin-dependent diabetes in United States school age children as powerfully as in unaffected relatives.
The Journal of clinical investigation. 93(6):2403-7 [PMID] 8200974.
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1994
Psychosocial challenge of diabetes and the development of a continuum of care.
Pediatric annals. 23(6):300-5 [PMID] 8078707.
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1993
An analysis of the duration of fentanyl and its metabolites in urine and saliva.
Anesthesia and analgesia. 76(3):618-21 [PMID] 8452277.
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1993
Early diagnosis and specific treatment of insulin-dependent diabetes.
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 696:342-50 [PMID] 8109841.
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1993
Insulin and islet cell autoantibodies as time-dependent covariates in the development of insulin-dependent diabetes: a prospective study in relatives.
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 77(3):743-9 [PMID] 8370696.
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1992
A longitudinal analysis of adherence and health status in childhood diabetes.
Journal of pediatric psychology. 17(5):537-53 [PMID] 1432480.
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1992
Behavioral treatment of nocturnal enuresis in children with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus.
Journal of pediatric psychology. 17(1):111-8 [PMID] 1545318.
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1992
The death of a child with diabetes from neglect. A case study.
Clinical pediatrics. 31(6):325-30 [PMID] 1628464.
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1991
Anesthesia: what the internist needs to know.
The Mount Sinai journal of medicine, New York. 58(1):9-15 [PMID] 2023595.
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1991
Assessing daily management of childhood diabetes using 24-hour recall interviews: reliability and stability.
Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association. 10(3):200-8 [PMID] 1879392.
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1991
Central nervous system toxicity from nebulized atropine sulfate.
Journal of toxicology. Clinical toxicology. 29(2):273-7 [PMID] 2051513.
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1991
Insulin dependent diabetes 1991.
The Journal of the Florida Medical Association. 78(11):739-42 [PMID] 1765752.
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1990
A multicenter study of physicians’ knowledge of the pulmonary artery catheter. Pulmonary Artery Catheter Study Group.
JAMA. 264(22):2928-32 [PMID] 2232089.
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1990
A prospective study of the development of diabetes in relatives of patients with insulin-dependent diabetes.
The New England journal of medicine. 323(17):1167-72 [PMID] 2215594.
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1990
Adherence-health status relationships in childhood diabetes.
Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association. 9(5):606-31 [PMID] 2226389.
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1990
Assessing daily diabetes management by 24-hour recall interview: the validity of children’s reports.
Journal of pediatric psychology. 15(4):493-509 [PMID] 2258797.
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1990
To scan or not to scan in congenital hypothyroidism.
Clinical pediatrics. 29(12):733-4 [PMID] 2276254.
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1989
Insulinlike growth factors in patients with active nephrotic syndrome.
American journal of diseases of children (1960). 143(7):865-7 [PMID] 2741864.
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1989
Long-term immunoregulatory effects of therapy with corticosteroids and anti-thymocyte globulin.
Immunopharmacology and immunotoxicology. 11(2-3):269-87 [PMID] 2695566.
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1989
Psychological and physiological responses to acute laboratory stressors in insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus adolescents and nondiabetic controls.
Journal of pediatric psychology. 14(4):577-91 [PMID] 2607394.
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1988
Immunosuppression with azathioprine and prednisone in recent-onset insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus.
The New England journal of medicine. 319(10):599-604 [PMID] 3045545.
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1988
Inherited susceptibility to insulin-dependent diabetes is associated with HLA-DR1, while DR5 is protective.
Autoimmunity. 1(3):197-205 [PMID] 2979618.
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1988
The predictability of insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus.
Advances in pediatrics. 35:167-87 [PMID] 3055857.
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1988
The prodrome of bullous pemphigoid.
International journal of dermatology. 27(8):560-3 [PMID] 3061948.
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1987
Diabetologists’ judgments of diabetic control: reliability and mathematical simulation.
Diabetes care. 10(2):217-24 [PMID] 3582082.
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1987
Immunosuppressive therapy in insulin dependent diabetes.
Acta paediatrica Japonica : Overseas edition. 29(3):349-54 [PMID] 3144862.
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1987
Insulin dependent diabetes: inherited susceptibility, natural history and intervention trials.
Acta paediatrica Japonica : Overseas edition. 29(1):24-30 [PMID] 3144849.
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1987
Is insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus a preventable disease?
Clinical and investigative medicine. Medecine clinique et experimentale. 10(5):444-9 [PMID] 3315366.
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1986
Assessing daily management in childhood diabetes.
Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association. 5(6):545-564 [DOI] 10.1037/0278-6133.5.6.545. [PMID] 3542527.
1986
Changes in insulin-like growth factors I and II and their binding protein after a single intramuscular injection of growth hormone.
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 63(4):981-4 [PMID] 3018033.
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1985
Correlates of biopsy-studied nephropathy in young patients with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus.
The Journal of pediatrics. 106(2):196-201 [PMID] 3968607.
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1985
Test strip comparison: Visidex and Chemstrip.
Diabetes care. 8(5):518-9 [PMID] 4053941.
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1984
Familial DiGeorge syndrome with tetralogy of Fallot and prolonged survival.
European journal of pediatrics. 141(3):171-2 [PMID] 6698063.
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1984
Pulmonary function in insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus with limited joint mobility.
The American review of respiratory disease. 130(5):930-2 [PMID] 6497171.
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1983
Accuracy of two systems for blood glucose monitoring without a meter (Chemstrip/Visidex).
Diabetes care. 6(6):533-5 [PMID] 6653309.
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1983
Autosomal dominant hypoparathyroidism with variable, age-dependent severity.
The Journal of pediatrics. 103(3):387-90 [PMID] 6886902.
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1983
Limited joint mobility in childhood diabetes: family studies.
Diabetes care. 6(4):370-3 [PMID] 6617414.
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1983
Reactions of diabetic children and their parents to advertising by diabetes organizations.
The Diabetes educator. 9(3):25-8 [PMID] 6557911.
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1983
Understanding of hypo- and hyperglycemia by youngsters with diabetes and their parents.
Journal of pediatric psychology. 8(3):229-43 [PMID] 6651917.
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1983
Who learns what at diabetes summer camp.
Journal of pediatric psychology. 8(2):143-53 [PMID] 6875762.
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1982
Cognitive and behavioral knowledge about insulin-dependent diabetes among children and parents.
Pediatrics. 69(6):708-13 [PMID] 7043386.
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1982
Limited joint mobility in diabetes mellitus of childhood: natural history and relationship to growth impairment.
The Journal of pediatrics. 101(5):874-8 [PMID] 7131180.
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1982
Predictive value of gastric parietal cell autoantibodies as a marker for gastric and hematologic abnormalities associated with insulin-dependent diabetes.
Diabetes. 31(12):1051-5 [PMID] 7173496.
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1981
Comparison of blood glucose testing using reagent strips with and without a meter (Chemstrips bG and Dextrostix/Dextrometer).
Diabetes care. 4(3):417-9 [PMID] 7344891.
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1981
Human leukocyte interferon treatment of two children with insulin dependent diabetes.
Diabetologia. 21(2):116-9 [PMID] 6167482.
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1981
Limited joint mobility in childhood diabetes mellitus indicates increased risk for microvascular disease.
The New England journal of medicine. 305(4):191-4 [PMID] 7242598.
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1980
Ambulatory diabetes management with pulsed subcutaneous insulin using a portable pump.
Clinical pediatrics. 19(9):609-14 [PMID] 6996894.
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1980
Islet cell and other organ-specific antibodies in U.S. Caucasians and Blacks with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus.
Diabetes. 29(8):589-92 [PMID] 7002675.
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1980
Low dose single weekly injections of growth hormone: response during first year of therapy of hypopituitarism.
Pediatrics. 66(2):272-6 [PMID] 7402812.
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1980
Reduced skin thickness with pump administration of insulin.
The New England journal of medicine. 303(16):940-1 [PMID] 6997746.
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1979
Ambulatory diabetes management by a pulse of subcutaneous insulin delivered by a portable pump: preliminary report.
Diabetes care. 2(3):272-4 [PMID] 510119.
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1977
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia.
The Urologic clinics of North America. 4(2):193-209 [PMID] 331614.
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Grants

Jul 2016 ACTIVE
CMS Newborn Screening – COQWX
Role: Project Manager
Funding: FL DEPT OF HLTH CHILDRENS MED SERVS
Jul 2016 ACTIVE
FLDOH CMS Disease Management Contract – COQWY
Role: Project Manager
Funding: FL DEPT OF HLTH CHILDRENS MED SERVS
Jan 2015 – Jul 2016
Exploring the mechanism of insulin reistance
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: DIABETES ACTION RESEARCH AND EDU FOU
Jan 2014 – Dec 2018
Pediatric Diabetes Consortium – Phase III
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: JAEB CTR FOR HLTH RES via NOVO NORDISK
May 2012 – May 2018
COLESEVELAM ORAL SUSPENSION AS MONOTHERAPY OR ADD-ON TO METFORMINTHERAPY IN PEDIATRIC SUBJECTS WITH TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS WEL-A-U307
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: DAIICHI PHARMACEUTICAL PHARM CORP
Jan 2011 – Jun 2016
Genetics/Newborn/Cystic Fibrosis Screening
Role: Project Manager
Funding: FL DEPT OF HLTH

Education

Fellowship – Pediatric Endocrinology
1977 · Duke University
Residency – Pediatrics
1972-1975 · Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Internship – Pediatrics
1971 · Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Medical Degree
1970 · University of Pennsylvania

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2018
MDC7400 Pediatric Clerkship
2018
MDT7400 Elect Top/Pediatrics

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