Department of Pediatrics

Infectious Diseases Research

  • Towards a better understanding of swine influenza in children presenting to the emergency department (IRB#H-25083); PI: Asad I. Mian; Co-investigators: Andrea Cruz, Chantal Caviness, Charles Macias
  • Clinical presentation of children with tuberculosis to the emergency center (IRB# H-25731); PI: Andrea Cruz
  • A quality-improvement initiative for recognition and resuscitation of pediatric septic shock in a children’s hospital emergency department (IRB# H-25748); Co-investigator: Andrea Cruz
  • The accuracy of direct immunofluorescence testing for the diagnosis of herpes simplex virus infection (IRB#H-19842); PI: Chantal Caviness
  • Needle aspiration and bacterial colonization surveillance cultures in the etiologic diagnosis of cellulitis (IRB#H- 21323); PI: Colby Allen
  • Prevalence of systemic inflammatory response syndrome in febrile children presenting to the emergency department (IRB#H- 25431); PI: Andrea Cruz; Fellow: Andrew Perry