Publications by authors named "Kevin Messacar"

66Publications

Evaluation for Arboviral Infection Among Children Hospitalized in Colorado With Aseptic Meningitis and Encephalitis.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2020 11;39(11):e382-e384

From the Arboviral Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado and.

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November 2020

Epidemiological dynamics of enterovirus D68 in the US: implications for acute flaccid myelitis.

medRxiv 2020 Jul 29. Epub 2020 Jul 29.

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08540, USA.

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July 2020

Foreign Body Esophageal Perforation Leading to Multifocal Brain Abscesses: A Case Report.

J Emerg Med 2020 Oct 18;59(4):e131-e135. Epub 2020 Jul 18.

Department of Emergency Medicine, Denver Health and Hospital Authority, Denver, Colorado.

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October 2020

Impact of FilmArray meningitis encephalitis panel on HSV testing and empiric acyclovir use in children beyond the neonatal period.

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2020 Aug 17;97(4):115085. Epub 2020 May 17.

University of Colorado School of Medicine Aurora, CO USA; Children's Hospital Colorado Aurora, CO USA.

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August 2020

Two Blood Cultures With Age-Appropriate Volume Enhance Suspected Sepsis Decision-Making.

Open Forum Infect Dis 2020 Feb 27;7(2):ofaa028. Epub 2020 Jan 27.

Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, USA.

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February 2020

A Resident-Based, Educational Program to Drive Individual and Institutional Improvement in a Pediatric Training Hospital.

J Pediatr 2019 11;214:4-7.e1

Department of Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO; Pediatric Hospital Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO.

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November 2019

Acute Flaccid Myelitis Surveillance: A Signal Through the Noise.

Pediatrics 2019 11 7;144(5). Epub 2019 Oct 7.

Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of Colorado, Aurora, Colorado; and

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November 2019

Understanding Enterovirus D68-Induced Neurologic Disease: A Basic Science Review.

Viruses 2019 09 4;11(9). Epub 2019 Sep 4.

Department of Immunology & Microbiology, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA.

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September 2019

Neonatal parechovirus infection mimicking a surgical abdomen.

BMJ Case Rep 2019 Jun 26;12(6). Epub 2019 Jun 26.

Children's Hospital Colorado, Aurora, Colorado, USA.

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June 2019

Gastroenteritis, Hepatitis, Encephalopathy, and Human Herpesvirus 6 Detection in an Immunocompetent Child: Benefits and Risks of Syndromic Multiplex Molecular Panel Testing.

J Pediatr 2019 09 14;212:228-231. Epub 2019 Jun 14.

Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO; Children's Hospital Colorado, Aurora, CO.

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September 2019

Clinical Metagenomic Sequencing for Diagnosis of Meningitis and Encephalitis.

N Engl J Med 2019 06;380(24):2327-2340

From the Departments of Neurology (M.R.W., V.D., S.A.J., F.C.C., J.M.G.), Biochemistry and Biophysics (H.A.S., K.C.Z., J.L.D.), Laboratory Medicine (S.A., G.Y., S.F., D.S., B.B., B.H., S.M., C.Y.C.), and Epidemiology and Biostatistics (J.N.), the Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases (C.L., C.Y.C.), the Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine (A.B.), and Weill Institute for Neurosciences (M.R.W., V.D., S.A.J., F.C.C., J.M.G.), University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), UCSF-Abbott Viral Diagnostics and Discovery Center (S.A., G.Y., S.F., D.S., B.B., C.Y.C.), the Chan Zuckerberg Biohub (C.L., J.L.D.), and Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital (B.H.), San Francisco, the School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley (B.D.F.), Children's Hospital Los Angeles (S.N.N., J.B., J.D.B.), the Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases (J.M., M.C., T.V., P.R.A., J.D.K.), and the Departments of Neurology (P.M.V.) and Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (S.C., R.M.H.), University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, and the Departments of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (C.D.G., F.M., N.A.O., C.R.P.) and Neurological Surgery (L.L.Z.) and the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases (S.H.C., C.R.P.), University of California, Davis, Davis - all in California; the Children's National Medical Center and George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC (R.L.D.); St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN (R.D., G.M., R.H.); and Children's Hospital Colorado, Aurora (K.M., S.R.D.).

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June 2019

Picornavirus etiology of acute infections among hospitalized infants.

J Clin Virol 2019 07 25;116:39-43. Epub 2019 Apr 25.

Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunizations and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, United States.

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July 2019

Acute Flaccid Myelitis Associated With Enterovirus D68: A Review.

J Child Neurol 2019 08 23;34(9):511-516. Epub 2019 Apr 23.

2 University of Colorado, Denver, CO, USA.

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August 2019