Our faculty believes in order for the comprehensive care of children to be achieved, it is mandatory for the division to participate in all aspects of research. Our division’s commitment to clinical research and case studies has resulted publications.
Elizabeth Yen, MD, and Dalya L Chefitz, MD, Lakshmi P Uppaluri, MD, MBBS, Jon M Burnham, MD, MSCE, Lakshmi N Moorthy, MD, MSNot Just Another Nosebleed Pediatric Puzzler published November 1, 2013 in Contemporary Pediatrics
Murthy, Kenton K, Chefitz, Dalya L, Cerebral Venous Sin Thrombosis: A Case Report with Review of Diagnosis and Treatment Strategies, Clinical Case Reports 2014, Volume 4 – Issue 5 – 1000354
Clark J, Simpson A; Integrating Basic Science into Clinical Teaching Initiative Working Group,
Clark J, Stanton B, Kamat D, Asmar B, Sudhanthar S, Mehta R, Kanto W, Kramer E, Bostwick B, Gray B, Rabalais G, Shickler K, Boeckman A, Posnansky B, Prakash D, Chefitz D, Friedman A, McPhillips H, Shugerman R.
J Pediatr. 2008 Nov;153(5):589-90, 590.e1-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2008.07.020.
Nolfi-Donegan D, Viswanathan A, Chefitz D, Moorthy LN, “ A child with recently diagnosed diabetes mellitus type 1 and subsequent systemic arthritis", The Internet Journal of Pediatrics and Neonatology. 2012 Volume 14 Number 1. DOI: 10.5580/2b7d
Peng, T, Chefitz D, Gaur S, Pan W, Moorthy LN. Intravenous Immunoglobulin Use in a Child with Kikuchi Disease. Accepted for poster presentation at ACAAI conference November 7-11 in Baltimore 2013
Weller, Alan; Marcella, Stephen; Adverse Asthma Outcomes in Pediatrics, Eastern Society for Pediatric Research (ESPR) and Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting (PAS): 2008
Weller, Alan; Marcella, Stephen ; Comorbidity Count and Adverse Asthma Outcomes in Children, Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting (PAS): 2009
Weller, Alan; Marcella, Stephen; Clinical and Non-Clinical Predictors of Diabetic Ketoacidosis in Hospitalized Children with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus, Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting (PAS): 20
Brittany Parlow, Adil Mohiuddin, Theodore Chou, Janice Cato-Varlack, Alexis Boneparth, Lakshmi N. Moorthy, Abdominal Pain, Rash, and Arthritis, Clinical Pediatrics ID CLP-RR-14-569
*Early literacy and the pediatrician
*Post-partum depression - Parenting Support Groups for Spanish-speaking mothers
*Faculty advisor to pediatric resident projects:
"Drawing Play" research project - IRB approval pending
"Hookah Education" research project - IRB approval pending
"Community Resources" scholarly project