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Stephen Treiman, MD
Publications    Scholarly Journals--Published
  • Cherin T, Catbagan M, Treiman S, Mink R. "The effect of normothermic and hypothermic hypoxia-ischemia on brain hypoxanthine phosphoribosyl transferase activity.." Neurologic Research 27. (2005): 1-6. ( 1/2005 )
  • Babbitt C, Treiman S, Romansky S. "Clostridium Difficile Sepsis in a Child with Sickle Cell Disease." in progress . (): -. (*)
    Objective: To report Clostridium difficile sepsis for the first time in a pediatric patient. Design: Case Study Setting: 20 bed pediatric intensive care unit Patient: 5 year old girl with sickle cell disease Interventions: Management of abdominal sepsis and respiratory failure. Measurements and Main results: Patient died from sepsis and autopsy found to have diffuse pseudomembranous colitis. All blood cultures negative, but stool positive for C. difficile toxin. Conclusion: C. difficile can cause overwhelming sepsis in pediatric patients and should be considered a pathogen.