Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Pediatrics

Critical Care Publications

Below are listed selected publications by faculty members in the Division of Critical Care Medicine in the Department of Pediatrics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.  For a more complete list, please click on the faculty member’s name to the right side of the page.

Selected Books and Book Chapters

Brannen MB, Epting CL. Critical Care. In: Cabana MC, Atkinson-McEvoy LR, editors. 2012. Pediatric Mentor. Philadephia: FA Davis Publishing 448-476. Lieh-Lai M, Goodman DM, Fiodor-Hamilton M, Valentine K. Educating the intensivist. In: Fuhrman BP, Zimmerman JJ, editors. 2011. Pediatric Critical Care 4th Edition. Philadelphia: Elsevier 179-189.
Michelson K, Frader J. Do Not Resuscitate Decisions in Pediatric Patients. In: VanNorman, editor. 2011. Clinical Ethics in Anesthesiology: A Case-Based Textbook. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 39 – 43.
Michelson K, Frader J. Ethics in Pediatric Intensive Care. In: Fuhrman B, Zimmerman J, editors. 2011. Pediatric Critical Care, fourth edition. Philadelphia: Elsevier. In Press.
Goodman DM, editor. 2007. Lange Current Pediatric Procedures. New York: McGraw-Hill

Selected PubMed Publications

Defining pediatric sepsis by different criteria: Discrepancies in populations and implications for clinical practice.
Weiss SL, Parker B, Bullock ME, Swartz S, Price C, Wainwright MS, Goodman DM
Pediatric critical care medicine : a journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies 2012 Mar 28; :
PMID: 22460773
Adults With Chronic Health Conditions Originating in Childhood: Inpatient Experience in Children's Hospitals.
Goodman DM, Hall M, Levin A, Watson RS, Williams RG, Shah SS, Slonim AD
Pediatrics 2011 Jun 27; :
PMID: 21708805
The effect of cardiopulmonary bypass on the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis in children.
Wald EL, Preze E, Eickhoff JC, Backer CL
Pediatric critical care medicine : a journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies 2011 Mar; 12(2):190-6
PMID: 20838356
Comparison of Gastrointestinal Morbidity After Norwood and Hybrid Palliation for Complex Heart Defects.
Weiss SL, Gossett JG, Kaushal S, Wang D, Backer CL, Wald EL
Pediatric cardiology 2010 Dec 25; :
PMID: 21188371
Molecular mechanisms of host cell invasion by Trypanosoma cruzi.
Epting CL, Coates BM, Engman DM
Experimental parasitology 2010 Nov; 126(3):283-91
PMID: 20599990
Corticosteroids and outcome in children undergoing congenital heart surgery: analysis of the pediatric health information systems databas.
Pasquali SK, Hall M, Li JS, Peterson ED, Jaggers J, Lodge AJ, Marino BS, Goodman DM, Shah SS
Circulation 2010 Nov 23; 122(21):2123-30
PMID: 21060075
Long-duration (>4 weeks) continuous renal replacement therapy in critical illness.
Baird JS, Wald EL
The International journal of artificial organs 2010 Oct; 33(10):716-20
PMID: 21058266
Autophagy in acute brain injury: feast, famine, or folly?
Smith CM, Chen Y, Sullivan ML, Kochanek PM, Clark RS
Neurobiology of disease 2010 Sep 27; :
PMID: 20883784
Brain-systemic temperature gradient is temperature-dependent in children with severe traumatic brain injury.
Smith CM, Adelson PD, Chang YF, Brown SD, Kochanek PM, Clark RS, Bayir H, Hinchberger J, Bell MJ
Pediatric critical care medicine : a journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies 2010 Aug 12; :
PMID: 20711083
State-level child health system performance and the likelihood of readmission to children's hospitals.
Feudtner C, Pati S, Goodman DM, Kahn MG, Sharma V, Hutto JH, Levin JE, Slonim AD, Hall M, Shah SS
The Journal of pediatrics 2010 Jul; 157(1):98-102.e1
PMID: 20304421
Croup: common syndromes and therapy.
Wald EL
Pediatric annals 2010 Jan; 39(1):15-21
PMID: 20151620
Emergency treatment options for pediatric traumatic brain injury.
Exo J, Smith C, Smith R, Bell M
Pediatric health 2009; 3(6):533-541
PMID: 20191093
Parental views on withdrawing life-sustaining therapies in critically ill children.
Michelson KN, Koogler T, Sullivan C, Ortega Mdel P, Hall E, Frader J
Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine 2009 Nov; 163(11):986-92
PMID: 19884588
Pediatric residents' and fellows' perspectives on palliative care education.
Michelson KN, Ryan AD, Jovanovic B, Frader J
Journal of palliative medicine 2009 May; 12(5):451-7
PMID: 19416042
Identification of a palmitoyl acyltransferase required for protein sorting to the flagellar membrane.
Emmer BT, Souther C, Toriello KM, Olson CL, Epting CL, Engman DM
Journal of cell science 2009 Mar 15; 122(Pt 6):867-74
PMID: 19240115
Stem cell antigen-1 localizes to lipid microdomains and associates with insulin degrading enzyme in skeletal myoblasts.
Epting CL, King FW, Pedersen A, Zaman J, Ritner C, Bernstein HS
Journal of cellular physiology 2008 Oct; 217(1):250-60
PMID: 18506847
Lack of irrefutable validation does not negate clinical utility of near-infrared spectroscopy monitoring: Learning to trust new technology.
Kane JM, Steinhorn DM
Journal of critical care 2008 Jul 18; :
PMID: 19327296
Severe methanol ingestion treated successfully without hemodialysis.
Rozenfeld RA, Leikin JB
American journal of therapeutics 2007 Sep-Oct; 14(5):502-3
PMID: 17890942
Pediatric End-of-Life Issues and Palliative Care.
Michelson KN, Steinhorn DM
Clinical pediatric emergency medicine 2007 Sep; 8(3):212-219
PMID: 18438449
MLCK210 gene knockout or kinase inhibition preserves lung function following endotoxin-induced lung injury in mice.
Rossi JL, Velentza AV, Steinhorn DM, Watterson DM, Wainwright MS
American journal of physiology. Lung cellular and molecular physiology 2007 Jun; 292(6):L1327-34
PMID: 17307813
Parents' reactions to participating in interviews about end-of-life decision making.
Michelson KN, Koogler TK, Skipton K, Sullivan C, Frader J
Journal of palliative medicine 2006 Dec; 9(6):1329-38
PMID: 17187541
Hypoplastic left heart syndrome: knowledge discovery with a data mining approach.
Kusiak A, Caldarone CA, Kelleher MD, Lamb FS, Persoon TJ, Burns A
Computers in biology and medicine 2006 Jan; 36(1):21-40
PMID: 16324907

Meredith Bone, MD
Bria Coates, MD
Conrad Epting, MD
Denise Goodman, MD
Zena Leah Harris, MD
Elora Hussain, MD
Michael Kelleher, MD
Kelly Michelson, MD, MPH
Zehava Noah, MD
Ranna Rozenfeld, MD
Craig Smith, MD
David Steinhorn, MD
Eric Wald, MD