Sheila Jacobs

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Low Nailfold Capillary Density Associated With Lung Involvement in Juvenile Dermatomyositis

Low Nailfold Capillary Density Associated With Lung Involvement in Juvenile Dermatomyositis

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Low nailfold capillary density is associated with impaired pulmonary function tests and more frequent high-resolution computed tomography abnormalities in patients with juvenile dermatomyositis.

Cytokine Profiles of Pregnant Women Predict Asthma in Children

Cytokine Profiles of Pregnant Women Predict Asthma in Children

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Cytokines produced by mitogen-stimulated immune cells from pregnant women without asthma were shown to be associated with the development of asthma in their children.

Prognostic Model for Mortality in Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension

Prognostic Model for Mortality in Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension

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The Pediatric Index Pulmonary Hypertension Intensive Care Mortality model was compared with the Pediatric Risk of Mortality 2 and 3 models to determine the best model for predicting mortality.

Food-Induced Anaphylaxis Risk in Infants, Children

Food-Induced Anaphylaxis Risk in Infants, Children

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Respiratory symptoms were more common in older children compared with infants who presented with food-induced anaphylaxis.

Clinical Effect of Emphysema in Individuals With HIV

Clinical Effect of Emphysema in Individuals With HIV

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The clinical significance of emphysema was greater in people living with HIV vs those without HIV.

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