Publications by authors named "Athos Bousvaros"

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Single-Cell Analyses of Colon and Blood Reveal Distinct Immune Cell Signatures of Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn's Disease.

Gastroenterology 2020 Aug 16;159(2):591-608.e10. Epub 2020 May 16.

Division of Newborn Medicine, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Children's Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Department of Immunology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Department of Developmental Biology University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut. Electronic address:

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August 2020

The pharmacotherapeutic management of pediatric Crohn's disease.

Expert Opin Pharmacother 2019 Dec 1;20(17):2161-2168. Epub 2019 Oct 1.

Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA.

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December 2019

Natural history of children with mild Crohn's disease.

World J Gastroenterol 2019 08;25(30):4235-4245

Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, United States.

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August 2019

Commentary: Monitoring Thiopurine Efficacy Without Levels: Is It a Good Idea?

Authors:
Athos Bousvaros

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2019 07;69(1):1-2

IBD Center, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA.

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July 2019

Curved planar reformatting and convolutional neural network-based segmentation of the small bowel for visualization and quantitative assessment of pediatric Crohn's disease from MRI.

J Magn Reson Imaging 2019 06 24;49(6):1565-1576. Epub 2018 Oct 24.

Computational Radiology Laboratory, Department of Radiology, Children's Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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June 2019

The Impact of Combination Therapy on Infliximab Levels and Antibodies in Children and Young Adults With Inflammatory Bowel Disease.

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2018 05;24(6):1344-1351

Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts.

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May 2018

Biologics Delay Progression of Crohn's Disease, but Not Early Surgery, in Children.

Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2018 09 2;16(9):1467-1473. Epub 2018 Mar 2.

Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Hasbro Children Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island; The Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island. Electronic address:

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September 2018

Commentary: Button Batteries in Fidget Spinners: Is It Time to Push the "Panic Button"?

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2018 04;66(4):557-558

Division of Gastroenterology, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

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April 2018

Reducing Redundant Anaerobic Therapy Through Spaced Education and Antimicrobial Stewardship Interventions.

J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2018 Dec;7(4):317-322

Division of Infectious Diseases, Boston Children's Hospital, Massachusetts.

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December 2018

Enhanced TH17 Responses in Patients with IL10 Receptor Deficiency and Infantile-onset IBD.

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2017 11;23(11):1950-1961

1Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Edmond and Lily Safra Children's Hospital, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Ramat-Gan, Israel; 2Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel; 3Department of Pediatrics, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; 4VEO-IBD Consortium; 5Department of Pediatrics and Newborn Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; 6Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; 7Great Ormond Street Hospital London, London, England; 8Translational Gastroenterology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, England; 9Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida; 10Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Children's Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York; 11Pediatric Gastroenterology Unit, Soroka University Medical Center and Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel; 12Department of Pediatrics, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan; 13Department of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany; 14Department of Gastroenterology, Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC; 15Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan; 16Hospital das Clınicas, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil; 17Division of Gastroenterology, McMaster Children's Hospital, West Hamilton, Ontario, Canada; 18Dr von Hauner Children's Hospital, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich, Germany; 19Division of Pathology, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; 20Department of Pediatrics, University of Oxford, Oxford, England; 21Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center and Cell Biology Program, Research Institute, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; 22Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; 23Department of Biochemistry, Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; and 24Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endoscopy, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts.

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November 2017

From "Jarts" to "Zen Magnets": Protecting Our Children from Dangerous Toys.

Authors:
Athos Bousvaros

J Pediatr 2017 07 31;186:6-7. Epub 2017 Mar 31.

Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition Boston Children's Hospital Boston, Massachusetts. Electronic address:

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July 2017

Outcomes From Pediatric Gastroenterology Maintenance of Certification Using Web-based Modules.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2017 05;64(5):671-678

*Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Diego, La Jolla †Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, University of Massachusetts, Worcester ‡Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX §Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Children's Hospital, Boston, MA ||Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego, CA.

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May 2017

Longitudinal Patterns of Thalidomide Neuropathy in Children and Adolescents.

J Pediatr 2016 Nov 24;178:227-232. Epub 2016 Aug 24.

Department of Neurology, Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL. Electronic address:

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November 2016

Postoperative Complications in Children With Crohn Disease Treated With Infliximab.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2016 09;63(3):352-6

*IBD Center, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA †Pediatric Surgical Associates, Minneapolis, MN ‡Department of Surgery, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA.

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September 2016

Effect of Psychotherapy on Health Care Utilization in Children With Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Depression.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2016 12;63(6):658-664

*University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine †Department of Biostatistics, University of Pittsburgh ‡Department of Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC §Departments of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, University of Michigan Health System ||Department of Psychiatry, Boston Children's Hospital ¶Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, & Nutrition, Boston Children's Hospital #Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC **Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh.

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December 2016

NASPGHAN Clinical Report: Surveillance, Diagnosis, and Prevention of Infectious Diseases in Pediatric Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Disease Receiving Tumor Necrosis Factor-α Inhibitors.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2016 07;63(1):130-55

*Infectious Diseases and Immunology, Host Defense Program, Nationwide Children's Hospital, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH†Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY‡Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Children's Medical Center Dallas, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX§Cohen Children's Medical Center, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine, Lake Success, NY||Pediatric Gastroenterology, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA#Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Nationwide Children's Hospital, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH.

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July 2016

Prevalence of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Among Patients with Autism Spectrum Disorders.

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2015 Oct;21(10):2281-8

*School of Engineering and Applied Science, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts; †Department of Biomedical Informatics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; ‡Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; §Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, North Carolina; and ‖Aetna, Inc., Hartford, Connecticut.

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October 2015

Thalidomide Treatment of Pediatric Ulcerative Colitis: A New Use for an Old Drug.

Authors:
Athos Bousvaros

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2015 Aug;21(8):1750-1

Harvard Medical School; Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center, Division of Gastroenterology, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts.

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August 2015

Surgical management and morbidity of pediatric magnet ingestions.

J Surg Res 2015 Nov 8;199(1):137-40. Epub 2015 Apr 8.

Department of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama. Electronic address:

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November 2015

Effect of 2 psychotherapies on depression and disease activity in pediatric Crohn's disease.

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2015 Jun;21(6):1321-8

*Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; †Department of Biostatistics, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; ‡Department of Psychiatry, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; §Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts; ‖Department of Biostatistics and Informatics, Colorado School of Public Health, Aurora, Colorado; ¶Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh UPMC, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and **Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts.

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June 2015

Functional significance of single nucleotide polymorphisms in the lactase gene in diverse US patients and evidence for a novel lactase persistence allele at -13909 in those of European ancestry.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2015 Feb;60(2):182-91

*Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA †Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children's Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY ‡Division of Genetics §Clinical Research Program ||Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine ¶Division of Genetics and Genomics, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA.

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February 2015

Antibodies to infliximab are associated with lower infliximab levels and increased likelihood of surgery in pediatric IBD.

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2015 Feb;21(2):307-14

*Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; †Boston Children's Hospital Clinical Research Center, Boston, Massachusetts; and ‡Prometheus Laboratories Inc., San Diego, California.

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February 2015

Villin immunohistochemistry is a reliable method for diagnosing microvillus inclusion disease.

Am J Surg Pathol 2015 Feb;39(2):245-50

*Department of Pathology †Division of Gastroenterology, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

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February 2015

Immunizations in children with inflammatory bowel disease treated with immunosuppressive therapy.

Gastroenterol Hepatol (N Y) 2014 Jun;10(6):355-63

Dr Lu is an assistant professor in the Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology at Cohen Children's Medical Center of New York at Hofstra North Shore-Long Island Jewish School of Medicine in Lake Success, New York. Dr Bousvaros is a pediatric gastroenterologist in the Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition and the associate director of the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center at Boston Children's Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. He is also an associate professor of medicine at Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts.

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June 2014

Predictors of abdominal pain in depressed pediatric inflammatory bowel disease patients.

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2014 Aug;20(8):1329-40

*Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; †Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; Departments of ‡Psychiatry, and §Gastroenterology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; ‖Department of Psychiatry, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; and ¶Department of Biostatistics, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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August 2014

Benefit/risk assessment of biologic monotherapy vs combination therapy in Crohn's Remains Challenging.

Authors:
Athos Bousvaros

Gastroenterology 2014 Aug 25;147(2):540. Epub 2014 Jun 25.

IBD Center, Boston, Massachusetts.

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August 2014

The effect of immunomodulators and biologics on indication for surgical bowel resection in children with Crohn's disease.

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2014 Jun;20(6):1015-20

*Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA; †Department of Surgery, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA; ‡Clinical Research Program, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA; and §Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA.

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June 2014

Pediatric ulcerative colitis: a practical guide to management.

Paediatr Drugs 2014 Jun;16(3):189-98

Department of Gastroenterology, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center, GI Division-Hunnewell Ground, Harvard Medical School, Boston Children's Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, USA,

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June 2014

Abdominal attacks and treatment in hereditary angioedema with C1-inhibitor deficiency.

BMC Gastroenterol 2014 Apr 9;14:71. Epub 2014 Apr 9.

Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Boston Children's Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, Fegan 5th Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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April 2014

Authors' response.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2014 May;58(5):e51

*Medical Coping Clinic, Department of Gastroenterology, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh †Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic ‡Department of Biostatistics §Department of Psychology ||Department of Gastroenterology, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA ¶Department of Gastroenterology, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard University, Boston, MA #Department of Biostatistics and Informatics, Colorado School of Public Health, Aurora.

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May 2014

2013 IDSA clinical practice guideline for vaccination of the immunocompromised host.

Clin Infect Dis 2014 Feb;58(3):309-18

Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Steven and Alexandra Cohen Children's Medical Center of New York of the North Shore-LIJ Health System, New Hyde Park.

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February 2014

NASPGHAN single-topic symposium: discovering the future of pediatric IBD care.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2014 Jan;58(1):130-8

*Division of Gastroenterology, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, OH †The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA ‡Pediatric Gastroenterology, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA §Pediatric Gastroenterology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH ||Pediatric Gastroenterology, New York-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY ¶Center for Biobehavioral Health, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, OH.

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January 2014

Advocating for child health: how the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition took action against high-powered magnets.

J Pediatr 2014 Jan;164(1):4-5.e1

Children's Hospital of New Orleans, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA.

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January 2014

Depression subtypes in pediatric inflammatory bowel disease.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2014 May;58(5):574-81

*Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh †Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine ‡Department of Biostatistics, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA §Department of Biostatistics and Informatics, Colorado School of Public Health, Aurora ||Department of Psychiatry, Boston Children's Hospital ¶Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA.

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May 2014

Predictors of depression in youth with Crohn disease.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2014 May;58(5):569-73

*Cleveland Clinic, Lerner College of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH †Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh ‡Graduate School of Public Health §Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, University of Pittsburgh ||Medical Coping Clinic, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA ¶Department of Gastroenterology #Department of Psychiatry, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA **Department of Psychiatry, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.

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May 2014

2013 IDSA clinical practice guideline for vaccination of the immunocompromised host.

Clin Infect Dis 2014 Feb 4;58(3):e44-100. Epub 2013 Dec 4.

Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Steven and Alexandra Cohen Children's Medical Center of New York of the North Shore-LIJ Health System, New Hyde Park.

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February 2014

Characterization of adherent bacteroidales from intestinal biopsies of children and young adults with inflammatory bowel disease.

PLoS One 2013 11;8(6):e63686. Epub 2013 Jun 11.

Division of Gastroenterology, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America.

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January 2014

Characterization of relations among sleep, inflammation, and psychiatric dysfunction in depressed youth with Crohn disease.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2013 Sep;57(3):335-42

Medical Coping Clinic, Department of Gastroenterology, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA.

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September 2013

The overlap of functional abdominal pain in pediatric Crohn's disease.

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2013 Mar-Apr;19(4):826-31

Department of Gastroenterology/Nutrition, Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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September 2013

Loss of response to biologics versus increased risk of lymphoma in children with inflammatory bowel disease: the clinician's conundrum.

Expert Rev Clin Immunol 2013 Feb;9(2):117-27

Harvard Medical School, Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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February 2013

Acute cognitive and behavioral effects of systemic corticosteroids in children treated for inflammatory bowel disease.

J Int Neuropsychol Soc 2013 Jan 19;19(1):96-109. Epub 2012 Nov 19.

Department of Psychiatry, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA.

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January 2013

Characterization of fast and slow diffusion from diffusion-weighted MRI of pediatric Crohn's disease.

J Magn Reson Imaging 2013 Jan 24;37(1):156-63. Epub 2012 Aug 24.

Computational Radiology Laboratory, Department of Radiology, Children's Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA.

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January 2013

Management of ingested magnets in children.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2012 Sep;55(3):239-42

WK Pediatric Gastroenterology & Research, Shreveport, LA, USA.

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September 2012

A prospective study of cigarette smoking and the risk of inflammatory bowel disease in women.

Am J Gastroenterol 2012 Sep 10;107(9):1399-406. Epub 2012 Jul 10.

Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA.

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September 2012

An i2b2-based, generalizable, open source, self-scaling chronic disease registry.

J Am Med Inform Assoc 2013 Jan 25;20(1):172-9. Epub 2012 Jun 25.

Children's Hospital Informatics Program at Harvard-MIT Health Sciences and Technology, Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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January 2013

Longitudinal results of cognitive behavioral treatment for youths with inflammatory bowel disease and depressive symptoms.

J Clin Psychol Med Settings 2012 Sep;19(3):329-37

Department of Psychiatry, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh, 4401 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA.

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September 2012

Using the Children's Depression Inventory in youth with inflammatory bowel disease: support for a physical illness-related factor.

Compr Psychiatry 2012 Nov 6;53(8):1194-9. Epub 2012 Jun 6.

Departments of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA.

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November 2012

Alterations in diversity of the oral microbiome in pediatric inflammatory bowel disease.

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2012 May 10;18(5):935-42. Epub 2011 Oct 10.

Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease - Children's Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA.

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May 2012

Lymphoma risk in children and young adults with inflammatory bowel disease: analysis of a large single-center cohort.

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2012 May 1;18(5):838-43. Epub 2011 Sep 1.

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center, Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA.

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May 2012

Agreement between patient- and physician-completed Pediatric Ulcerative Colitis Activity Index scores.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2011 Jun;52(6):708-13

Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children's Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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June 2011

Innate and adaptive immune connections in inflammatory bowel diseases.

Curr Opin Gastroenterol 2010 Nov;26(6):572-7

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center, Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA.

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November 2010

Outcomes and adverse events in children and young adults undergoing tacrolimus therapy for steroid-refractory colitis.

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2011 Jan 18;17(1):22-9. Epub 2010 Aug 18.

Division of Gastroenterology, Children's Hospital, Boston Massachusetts, USA.

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January 2011

Varicella vaccination in children with inflammatory bowel disease receiving immunosuppressive therapy.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2010 May;50(5):562-5

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center, Division of Gastroenterology, Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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May 2010

Use of immunomodulators and biologic therapies in children with inflammatory bowel disease.

Authors:
Athos Bousvaros

Expert Rev Clin Immunol 2010 Jul;6(4):659-66

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center, Children's Hospital Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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July 2010

Healthcare burden of inflammatory bowel disease in the United States: more than pain and diarrhea.

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2009 Nov;15(11):1767-8

Division of Gastroenterology, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center, Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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November 2009

Restorative proctocolectomy and ileal pouch-anal anastomosis in children.

Dis Colon Rectum 2009 Sep;52(9):1645-9

Department of Surgery, Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA.

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September 2009

Probiotic for new onset ulcerative colitis in children: baby's got bac(teria).

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2010 Jan;16(1):177-8

Department of Pediatrics, Albany Medical College, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Albany Medical Center, Albany, New York, USA.

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January 2010

Immunizations in patients with inflammatory bowel disease.

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2009 Sep;15(9):1417-23

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center, Division of Gastroenterology, Children's Hospital Boston, Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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September 2009

Immune response to influenza vaccine in children with inflammatory bowel disease.

Am J Gastroenterol 2009 Feb 27;104(2):444-53. Epub 2009 Jan 27.

Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center, Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA.

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February 2009

Nutritional concerns in pediatric inflammatory bowel disease patients.

Mol Nutr Food Res 2008 Aug;52(8):867-74

Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA, USA.

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August 2008

The prevalence and geographic distribution of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis in the United States.

Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2007 Dec 29;5(12):1424-9. Epub 2007 Sep 29.

Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children's Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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December 2007