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Papers from 2005

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The clinical bioinformatics ontology: a curated semantic network utilizing RefSeq information., M Hoffman, C Arnoldi, and I Chuang

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Emergency physicians' practices and attitudes regarding procedural anaesthesia for nasogastric tube insertion., G A. Juhl and Gregory P. Conners

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Does public education reduce ice storm-related carbon monoxide exposure?, George Lin and Gregory P. Conners

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Urachal anomalies in children: the vanishing relevance of the preoperative voiding cystourethrogram., Danny C. Little, Sohail R. Shah, Shawn D. St Peter, Casey M. Calkins, John P. Murphy, John M. Gatti, George K. Gittes, Ron J. Sharp, Walter S. Andrews, G W. Holcomb III, Daniel J. Ostlie, and Charles L. Snyder

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Characteristics of the interatrial communication in patients undergoing transcatheter device closure of atrial septal defects for cryptogenic stroke., Jon F. Lucas, Wolfgang A K Radtke, Varsha M. Bandisode, David L. Fairbrother, and Girish S. Shirali

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Cardiac transplant following failed Fontan or Glenn procedures., Naveen L. Pereira and Girish S. Shirali

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Resources for Pediatric Consumer Health, Brenda R. Pfannenstiel MALS, MA, AHIP

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Current issues and perspectives in hypoplasia of the left heart., David Sedmera, Andrew C. Cook, Girish S. Shirali, and Tim C. McQuinn

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Management of complications after hypospadias repair., Charles L. Snyder, Apostolos Evangelidis, Gregory Hansen, Shawn D. St Peter, Daniel J. Ostlie, John Gatti, George K. Gittes, Ronald J. Sharp, and J Patrick Murphy

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Trends in mode of delivery for gastroschisis infants., Charles L. Snyder and Shawn D. St Peter

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Urolithiasis in adolescent children., Tarak Srivastava and Uri S. Alon

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Impact of advanced age on weight loss and health benefits after laparoscopic gastric bypass., Shawn D. St Peter, Randall O. Craft, Judy L. Tiede, and James M. Swain

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Surgical images: soft tissue. Incarcerated gallbladder in a parastomal hernia., Shawn D. St Peter and Jacques Heppell

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Bilateral congenital diaphragmatic hernia with absent pleura and pericardium., Shawn D. St Peter, Sohail R. Shah, Danny C. Little, Casey M. Calkins, Ronald J. Sharp, and Daniel J. Ostlie

Papers from 2004

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Hemodynamic status after the Norwood procedure: a comparison of right ventricle-to-pulmonary artery connection versus modified Blalock-Taussig shunt., Scott M. Bradley, Janet M. Simsic, Tim C. McQuinn, David M. Habib, Girish S. Shirali, and Andrew M. Atz

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Implications and limitations of an abnormal fetal echocardiogram., Geoffrey A. Forbus, Andrew M. Atz, and Girish S. Shirali

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Outcome following, and impact of, prenatal identification of the candidates for the Norwood procedure., Robin R. Fountain-Dommer, Scott M. Bradley, Andrew M. Atz, Martha R. Stroud, Geoffrey A. Forbus, and Girish S. Shirali

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Effectiveness of cardiac surgery in trisomies 13 and 18 (from the Pediatric Cardiac Care Consortium)., Eric M. Graham, Scott M. Bradley, Girish S. Shirali, Christine B. Hills, Andrew M. Atz, and Pediatric Cardiac Care Consortium

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Examination protocol for three-dimensional echocardiography., Navin C. Nanda, Joseph Kisslo, Roberto Lang, Natesa Pandian, Tom Marwick, Girish S. Shirali, and Gina Kelly

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An infrastructure for organizational support of research., Michelle R. Redfearn, Susan R. Lacey, Karen S. Cox, and Susan Teasley

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Collection under paraffin is not necessary for stability of urine pH over 24 h., Tarak Srivastava and Gad Kainer

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Image of the month. Pseudomembranous enterocolitis., Shawn D. St Peter, Kevin O. Leslie, and Jacques P. Heppell

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Wide local excision and split-thickness skin graft for circumferential Paget's disease of the anus., Shawn D. St Peter, Miguel Pera, Anthony A. Smith, Kevin O. Leslie, and Jacques Heppell

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Significance of proximal biliary dilatation in patients with anastomotic strictures after liver transplantation., Shawn D. St Peter, Manuel I. Rodriquez-Davalos, Hector M. Rodriguez-Luna, Edwyn M. Harrison, Adyr A. Moss, and David C. Mulligan

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Laparoscopic gastric bypass after failed open horizontal stapled gastroplasty., Shawn D. St Peter and J M. Swain

Papers from 2003

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Predictors of residual defects following closure of defects in the oval fossa using the Amplatzer device: echocardiography recapitulates morphometry., Duraisamy Balaguru, Robert H. Anderson, Geoffrey L. Rosenthal, Andrew C. Cook, Wolfgang A K Radtke, and Girish S. Shirali

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Multijurisdictional approach to biosurveillance, Kansas City., Mark A Hoffman, Tiffany H Wilkinson, Aaron Bush, Wayne Myers, Ron G Griffin, Gerald L Hoff, and Rex Archer

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Seizures in a 13-year-old girl., Jane F. Knapp, Tiffany Johnson, and Sarah Alander

Development of an asthma disease management program in a children's hospital., Kelly Miller, Peggy Ward-Smith, Karen Cox, Erika M. Jones, and Jay M. Portnoy

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Evaluation of pectus bar position and osseous bone formation., Daniel J. Ostlie, Julie K. Marosky, Troy L. Spilde, Charles L. Snyder, Shawn D. St Peter, George K. Gittes, and Ronald J. Sharp

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Necrotizing enterocolitis in full-term infants., Daniel J. Ostlie, Troy L. Spilde, Shawn D. St Peter, Nick Sexton, Kelly A. Miller, Ronald J. Sharp, George K. Gittes, and Charles L. Snyder

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Sharing Information with Our Peers; What Works, What Doesn't, Brenda R. Pfannenstiel MALS, MA, AHIP

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Clinical relevance of spore and pollen counts., Jay M. Portnoy and Charles Barnes

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Baby boomer nurses bearing the burden of care: A four-site study of stress, strain, and coping for inpatient registered nurses., Susan R. Santos, Cathryn A. Carroll, Karen S. Cox, Susan Teasley, Stephen D. Simon, Lynda Bainbridge, Marion Cunningham, and Lynn Ott

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The role of bisphosphonates in diseases of childhood., Tarak Srivastava and Uri S. Alon

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Cell-cycle regulatory proteins in podocyte cell in idiopathic nephrotic syndrome of childhood., Tarak Srivastava, Robert E. Garola, J M. Whiting, and Uri S. Alon

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The spectrum of pneumatosis intestinalis., Shawn D. St Peter, Maher A. Abbas, and Keith A. Kelly

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Hepatic control of perfusate homeostasis during normothermic extrocorporeal preservation., Shawn D. St Peter, C J. Imber, J Kay, T James, and P J. Friend

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Chemoembolization followed by orthotopic liver transplant for epithelioid hemangioendothelioma., Shawn D. St Peter, Adyr A. Moss, Eric A. Huettl, Kevin O. Leslie, and David C. Mulligan

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Effects of tacrolimus on ischemia-reperfusion injury., Shawn D. St Peter, Adyr A. Moss, and David C. Mulligan

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Subcutaneous metastasis at a surgical drain site after the resection of pancreatic cancer., Shawn D. St Peter, Cuong C. Nguyen, David C. Mulligan, and Adyr A. Moss

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Tacrolimus as a liver flush solution to ameliorate the effects of ischemia/reperfusion injury following liver transplantation., Shawn D. St Peter, David J. Post, Manuel I. Rodriguez-Davalos, David D. Douglas, Adyr A. Moss, and David C. Mulligan

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Achalasia: A Comprehensive Review, Shawn D. St Peter and J A. Swain

Papers from 2002

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Is care in alternative settings safe for infants with possible serious bacterial infection?, Anne F. Brayer, Gregory P. Conners, Tashveen Kaur, and Kenneth M. McConnochie

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Still falling: a community-wide infant walker injury prevention initiative., Gregory P. Conners, Tener G Veenema, Carol A Kavanagh, John Ricci, and Charles M Callahan

Inpatient nurses and their work environment., Karen S. Cox

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Mothers' and health care providers' perspectives on screening for intimate partner violence in a pediatric emergency department., M Denise Dowd, Jane F. Knapp, Jennifer Stallbaumer-Rouyer, and Christopher S. Kennedy

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Experience with use of multiplane transesophageal echocardiography to guide closure of atrial septal defects using the amplatzer device., M I. Figueroa, D Balaguru, C McClure, C H. Kline, W A K Radtke, and Girish S. Shirali

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Hepatic steatosis and its relationship to transplantation., Charles J. Imber, Shawn D. St Peter, Ashok Handa, and Peter J. Friend

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Optimisation of bile production during normothermic preservation of porcine livers., Charles J. Imber, Shawn D. St Peter, Inigo Lopez de Cenarruzabeitia, Hugh Lemonde, Mike Rees, Andrew Butler, Peter T. Clayton, and Peter J. Friend

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Advantages of normothermic perfusion over cold storage in liver preservation., Charles J. Imber, Shawn D. St Peter, Inigo Lopez de Cenarruzabeitia, Dave Pigott, Tim James, Richard Taylor, James McGuire, David Hughes, Andrew Butler, Michael Rees, and Peter J. Friend

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Current practice regarding the use of fatty livers: a trans-Atlantic survey., Charles J. Imber, Shawn D. St Peter, Inigo Lopez, Lynden Guiver, and Peter J. Friend

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Echocardiographic diagnosis of partial obstruction of Blalock-Taussig shunts., Amy L. Juraszek, Andrew M. Atz, and Girish S. Shirali

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A 9-month-old baby with subdural hematomas, retinal hemorrhages, and developmental delay., Jane F. Knapp, Sarah E. Soden, Majed J. Dasouki, and Irene R. Walsh

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Amelioration of hepatic ischemia/reperfusion injury using indolepropionic acid., S R. Lefler, Shawn D. St Peter, M I. Rodriguez-Davalos, J C. Perumean, N A. Spence, A A. Moss, and D C. Mulligan

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Optimisation of an enzymatic method for beta-galactosidase., James B J McGuire, Tim J. James, Charles J. Imber, Shawn D. St Peter, Peter J. Friend, and Richard P. Taylor

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Generational tension among nurses., Susan Rouse Santos and Karen S. Cox

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Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in children and adolescents., Ari M. Simckes, Tarak Srivastava, and Uri S. Alon

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Stage I vitamin D-deficiency rickets mimicking pseudohypoparathyroidism type II., Tarak Srivastava and Uri S. Alon

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Childhood hyperuricemia and acute renal failure resulting from a missense mutation in the HPRT gene., Tarak Srivastava, J Patrick O'Neill, Majed Dasouki, and Ari M. Simckes

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Pneumonia-associated acute glomerulonephritis., Tarak Srivastava, Bradley A. Warady, and Uri S. Alon

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Liver and kidney preservation by perfusion., Shawn D. St Peter, Charles J. Imber, and Peter J. Friend

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Genetic determinants of delayed graft function after kidney transplantation., Shawn D. St Peter, Charles J. Imber, Des C. Jones, Susan V. Fuggle, Christopher J. Watson, Peter J. Friend, and Sara E. Marshall

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Beta-galactosidase as a marker of ischemic injury and a mechanism for viability assessment in porcine liver transplantation., Shawn D. St Peter, Charles J. Imber, Inigo Lopez De Cenarruzabeitia, James McGuire, Tim James, Richard Taylor, and Peter J. Friend

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The Non-Heart Beating Donor: Bridging the Gap to the Future, Shawn D. St Peter, C J. Imber, I Lopez de Cenarruzabeitia, and P J. Friend

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Extended preservation of non-heart-beating donor livers with normothermic machine perfusion., Shawn D. St Peter, C J. Imber, I Lopez, D Hughes, and P J. Friend

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Sentinel lymph node biopsy demonstrating concomitant melanoma and mantle cell lymphoma., Shawn D. St Peter, Michael C. Roarke, Christopher R. Conley, and Barbara A. Pockaj

Papers from 2001

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Functional pulmonary atresia in neonatal Marfan's syndrome: successful treatment with inhaled nitric oxide., G Andelfinger, Girish S. Shirali, R A. Raunikar, and A M. Atz

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Association of viral genome with transplant coronary arteriopathy and graft loss in children following cardiac transplantation., N E. Bowles, Girish S. Shirali, R E. Chinnock, G L. Rosenthal, and J A. Towbin

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Esophageal coins: are pennies different?, S Cantu and Gregory P. Conners

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Noninvasive diagnosis of partial anomalous left pulmonary artery., R R. Fountain-Dommer, Girish S. Shirali, H B. Wiles, and R L. Larsen

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Normothermic perfusion of the isolated liver., P J. Friend, C Imber, Shawn D. St Peter, I Lopez, A J. Butler, and M A. Rees

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Use of laser Doppler as a noninvasive measure of ischemia-reperfusion injury in the pig liver., C J. Imber, Shawn D. St Peter, I Lopez de Cenarruzabeitia, and P J. Friend

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Mechanism and stimulus for fat deposition., C Imber, I Lopez de Cenarruzabeitia, Shawn D. St Peter, and P J. Friend

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A 12-year-old boy with a limp., Jane F. Knapp and Robert Schremmer

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Practice styles., N M Rosenberg, Gregory P. Conners, C Carraccio, R Lichenstein, and J P Louie

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Association of viral genome with graft loss in children after cardiac transplantation., Girish S. Shirali, J Ni, R E. Chinnock, J K. Johnston, G L. Rosenthal, N E. Bowles, and J A. Towbin

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Perception of fear, distress and pain by parents of children undergoing a micturating cystourethrogram: a prospective study., Tarak Srivastava, G Betts, A R. Rosenberg, and G Kainer

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Synaptopodin expression in idiopathic nephrotic syndrome of childhood., Tarak Srivastava, Robert E. Garola, J M. Whiting, and Uri S. Alon

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Podocyte proteins in Galloway-Mowat syndrome., Tarak Srivastava, J M. Whiting, Robert E. Garola, M J. Dasouki, V Ruotsalainen, K Tryggvason, R Hamed, and Uri S. Alon

Papers from 2000

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Pediatric coin ingestion: an unusual presentation., A F. Brayer, M Sciera, and Gregory P. Conners

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Oral versus intravenous: rehydration preferences of pediatric emergency medicine fellowship directors., Gregory P. Conners, W H. Barker, A I. Mushlin, and J G. Goepp

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Recognition of left atrial aneurysm by fetal echocardiography., R R. Fountain-Dommer, H B. Wiles, C O. Shuler, S M. Bradley, and Girish S. Shirali

Workplace adjustment and intergenerational differences between matures, boomers, and xers., S R. Santos and Karen S. Cox

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C1q nephropathy presenting as rapidly progressive crescentic glomerulonephritis., Tarak Srivastava, Vimal Chadha, Eugenio Taboada, and Uri S. Alon

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Post-transplant ascitic fluid--hypothesis for its origin., Tarak Srivastava, Uttam Garg, and Douglas Blowey

Papers from 1999

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Home observation for asymptomatic coin ingestion: acceptance and outcomes. The New York State Poison Control Center Coin Ingestion Study Group., Gregory P. Conners, D J. Cobaugh, R Feinberg, R Lucanie, T Caraccio, and C M. Stork

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Variations in sedating uncooperative, stable children for post-traumatic head CT., Gregory P. Conners, W K. Sacks, and N F. Leahey

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Intussusception following a baby walker injury., Gregory P. Conners, C E. Weber, and R W. Emmens

Case records of the Children's Mercy Hospital, Case 02-1999: a 1-month-old infant with respiratory distress and shock., Jane F. Knapp, J G. Michael, Mary A. Hegenbarth, P E. Jones, and P G. Black

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How commonly are children hospitalized for dehydration eligible for care in alternative settings?, K M. McConnochie, Gregory P. Conners, E Lu, and C Wilson

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Bridging the emergency medical services for children information gap., T C. Murdock, J F. Knapp, J P. Campbell, and M Denise Dowd

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Fetal cardiology., Girish S. Shirali, C Tassey, and R Newman

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Bisphosphonates: from grandparents to grandchildren., Tarak Srivastava and Uri S. Alon

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Autosomal dominant inheritance of multicystic dysplastic kidney., Tarak Srivastava, Robert E. Garola, and S Hellerstein

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Clinical quiz. Right ureteric fungal bezoar causing urinary obstruction., Tarak Srivastava, Robert E. Garola, and A M. Simckes

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High incidence of focal segmental glomerulosclerosis in nephrotic syndrome of childhood., Tarak Srivastava, S D. Simon, and Uri S. Alon

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Posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder in pediatric renal transplantation., Tarak Srivastava, D L. Zwick, P G. Rothberg, and Bradley A. Warady

Papers from 1998

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Spontaneous passage of coins lodged in the upper esophagus., A F. Brayer, Gregory P. Conners, and D W. Ochsenschlager

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Echocardiographic spectrum of supracardiac total anomalous pulmonary venous connection., V E. Brown, M De Lange, D A. Dyar, L W. Impastato, and Girish S. Shirali