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2020

Maternal Instruction About Jaundice and the Incidence of Acute Bilirubin Encephalopathy in Nigeria

Wennberg, R. P., Oguche, S., Imam, Z., Farouk, Z. L., Abdulkadir, I., Sampson, P. D., Slusher, T. M., Bode-Thomas, F., Toma, B. O., Yilgwan, C. S., Shwe, D., Ofakunrin, A. O., Diala, U. M., Isichei, C., Pam, V., Hassan, Z., Abdullahi, S. U., Usman, F., Jibir, B. W., Mohammed, I. Y. & 11 others, Usman, H. A., Abdusalam, M., Kuliya-Gwarzo, A., Tsiga-Ahmad, F. I., Umar, L., Ogala, W. N., Abdullahi, F., Hassan, L., Purdue, S., Lund, T. & Coda-Zabetta, C. D., Jun 2020, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 221, p. 47-54.e4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations
2019

23.4% Hypertonic Saline and Intracranial Pressure in Severe Traumatic Brain Injury among Children: A 10-Year Retrospective Analysis

Wu, A. G., Samadani, U., Slusher, T. M., Zhang, L. & Kiragu, A. W., May 1 2019, In : Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. 20, 5, p. 466-473 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Factors Influencing Neonatal Practice in a Rural Community in Kano (Northern), Nigeria

Farouk, Z. L., Slusher, T. M., Danzomo, A. A. & Slusher, I. L., Mar 18 2019, In : Journal of tropical pediatrics. 65, 6, p. 569-575 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Scopus citations

Making locally fabricated phototherapy devices work better

Abdulkadir, I., Lawal, S., Adebiyi, M. N., Vreman, H. J. & Slusher, T. M., Jun 29 2019, In : Journal of tropical pediatrics. 66, 1, p. 24-28 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Prevalence of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency in Cameroonian blood donors

Lauden, S. M., Chongwain, S., Achidi, A., Helm, E., Cusick, S. E., Krug, A., Slusher, T. M. & Lund, T. C., Apr 2 2019, In : BMC Research Notes. 12, 1, 195.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations
Open Access
3 Scopus citations
2018

Case presentation of anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis in a 4-year-old boy

Gbadero, D. A., Adegbite, E. O., LePichon, J. B. & Slusher, T. M., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of tropical pediatrics. 64, 4, p. 352-354 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Filtered sunlight versus intensive electric powered phototherapy in moderate-to-severe neonatal hyperbilirubinaemia: a randomised controlled non-inferiority trial

Slusher, T. M., Vreman, H. J., Brearley, A. M., Vaucher, Y. E., Wong, R. J., Stevenson, D. K., Adeleke, O. T., Ojo, I. P., Edowhorhu, G., Lund, T. C. & Gbadero, D. A., Oct 2018, In : The Lancet Global Health. 6, 10, p. e1122-e1131

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
4 Scopus citations

Follow-up of Children with Kernicterus in Kano, Nigeria

Farouk, Z. L., Muhammed, A., Gambo, S., Mukhtar-Yola, M., Umar Abdullahi, S. & Slusher, T. M., Jun 1 2018, In : Journal of tropical pediatrics. 64, 3, p. 176-182 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Scopus citations

Patterns of acute bilirubin encephalopathy in Nigeria: a multicenter pre-intervention study

*On behalf of the Stop Kernicterus In Nigeria (SKIN) study group, Jul 1 2018, In : Journal of Perinatology. 38, 7, p. 873-880 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Variation in the Phototherapy Practices and Irradiance of Devices in a Major Metropolitan Area

Borden, A. R., Satrom, K., Wratkowski, P., George, T. N., Adkisson, C. A., Vreman, H. J., Johnson, A. P., Nichols, K. J. & Slusher, T. M., Mar 1 2018, In : Neonatology. 113, 3, p. 269-274 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Scopus citations
2017

Burden of severe neonatal jaundice: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Slusher, T. M., Zamora, T. G., Appiah, D., Stanke, J. U., Strand, M. A., Lee, B. W., Richardson, S. B., Keating, E. M., Siddappa, A. M. & Olusanya, B. O., Dec 2017, In : BMJ Paediatrics Open. 1, 1, Y.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
17 Scopus citations

Filtered sunlight, solar powered phototherapy and other strategies for managing neonatal jaundice in low-resource settings

Slusher, T. M., Day, L. T., Ogundele, T., Woolfield, N. & Owa, J. A., Nov 2017, In : Early Human Development. 114, p. 11-15 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Markers of oxidative stress in umbilical cord blood from G6PD deficient African newborns

Stadem, P. S., Hilgers, M. V., Bengo, D., Cusick, S. E., Ndidde, S., Slusher, T. M. & Lund, T. C., Feb 2017, In : PloS one. 12, 2, e0172980.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Scopus citations

Maternal detection of neonatal jaundice during birth hospitalization using a novel two-color icterometer

Olusanya, B. O., Slusher, T. M., Imosemi, D. O. & Emokpae, A. A., Aug 2017, In : PloS one. 12, 8, e0183882.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
7 Scopus citations
5 Scopus citations
2016

A decision-making tool for exchange transfusions in infants with severe hyperbilirubinemia in resource-limited settings

Olusanya, B. O., Iskander, I. F., Slusher, T. M. & Wennberg, R. P., May 1 2016, In : Journal of Perinatology. 36, 5, p. 338-341 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Filtered Sunlight for Treatment of Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia, A Rejoinder

Olusanya, B. O. & Slusher, T. M., May 8 2016, In : Indian pediatrics. 53, 5, 1 p.

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Irradiance decay in fluorescent and light-emitting diode-based phototherapy devices: A pilot study

Olusanya, B. O., Osibanjo, F. B., Emokpae, A. A. & Slusher, T. M., Oct 1 2016, In : Journal of tropical pediatrics. 62, 5, p. 421-424 4 p., fmw022.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
6 Scopus citations
2015

A modified Bilirubin-induced neurologic dysfunction (BIND-M) algorithm is useful in evaluating severity of jaundice in a resource-limited setting

Radmacher, P. G., Groves, F. D., Owa, J. A., Ofovwe, G. E., Amuabunos, E. A., Olusanya, B. O. & Slusher, T. M., Apr 1 2015, In : BMC Pediatrics. 15, 1, 28.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

A randomized trial of phototherapy with filtered sunlight in african neonates

Slusher, T. M., Olusanya, B. O., Vreman, H. J., Brearley, A. M., Vaucher, Y. E., Lund, T. C., Wong, R. J., Emokpae, A. A. & Stevenson, D. K., Sep 17 2015, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 373, 12, p. 1115-1124 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations

Butyrfentanyl overdose resulting in diffuse alveolar hemorrhage

Cole, J. B., Dunbar, J. F., McIntire, S. A., Regelmann, W. E. & Slusher, T. M., Mar 1 2015, In : Pediatrics. 135, 3, p. e740-e743

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations

Prevalence of congenital cytomegalovirus infection in Nigeria: A pilot study

Olusanya, B. O., Slusher, T. M. & Boppana, S. B., Mar 4 2015, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 34, 3, p. 322-324 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Risk factors for severe neonatal hyperbilirubinemia in low and middle-income countries: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Olusanya, B. O., Osibanjo, F. B. & Slusher, T. M., Feb 12 2015, In : PloS one. 10, 2, e0117229.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations
2014

Effectiveness of Phototherapy Units in Cameroon

Satrom, K., Slusher, T. M. & Satrom, J., May 2014, In : Journal of Tropical Pediatrics. 60, 3, p. 264-266 3 p., fmt110.

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6 Scopus citations

Maternal satisfaction with a novel filtered-sunlight phototherapy for newborn jaundice in Southwest Nigeria

Olusanya, B. O., Imam, Z. O., Mabogunje, C. A., Emokpae, A. A. & Slusher, T. M., Jul 10 2014, In : BMC Pediatrics. 14, 1, 180.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

PCR-based allelic discrimination for glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency in Ugandan umbilical cord blood

Hsu, J., Fink, D., Langer, E., Carter, M. L., Bengo, D., Ndidde, S., Slusher, T., Ross, J. A. & Lund, T. C., Feb 1 2014, In : Pediatric hematology and oncology. 31, 1, p. 68-75 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Safety and efficacy of filtered sunlight in treatment of jaundice in African neonates

Slusher, T. M., Vreman, H. J., Olusanya, B. O., Wong, R. J., Brearley, A. M., Vaucher, Y. E. & Stevenson, D. K., Jun 1 2014, In : Pediatrics. 133, 6, p. e1568-e1574

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Why is kernicterus still a major cause of death and disability in low-income and middle-income countries?

Olusanya, B. O., Ogunlesi, T. A. & Slusher, T. M., Dec 1 2014, In : Archives of Disease in Childhood: Education and Practice Edition. 99, 12, p. 1117-1121 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Scopus citations
2013

Evaluation of window-tinting films for sunlight phototherapy

Vreman, H. J., Slusher, T. M., Wong, R. J., Schulz, S., Olusanya, B. O. & Stevenson, D. K., Dec 1 2013, In : Journal of tropical pediatrics. 59, 6, p. 496-501 6 p., fmt062.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency in Nigerian Children

Williams, O., Gbadero, D., Edowhorhu, G., Brearley, A., Slusher, T. & Lund, T. C., Jul 12 2013, In : PloS one. 8, 7, e68800.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia and rhesus disease of the newborn: Incidence and impairment estimates for 2010 at regional and global levels

Bhutani, V. K., Zipursky, A., Blencowe, H., Khanna, R., Sgro, M., Ebbesen, F., Bell, J., Mori, R., Slusher, T. M., Fahmy, N., Paul, V. K., Du, L., Okolo, A. A., De Almeida, M. F., Olusanya, B. O., Kumar, P., Cousens, S. & Lawn, J. E., Dec 1 2013, In : Pediatric Research. 74, SUPPL. 1, p. 86-100 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

136 Scopus citations

Phototherapy device effectiveness in nigeria: Irradiance assessment and potential for improvement

Cline, B. K., Vreman, H. J., Faber, K., Lou, H., Donaldson, K. M., Amuabunosi, E., Ofovwe, G., Bhutani, V. K., Olusanya, B. O. & Slusher, T. M., Aug 1 2013, In : Journal of tropical pediatrics. 59, 4, p. 321-325 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Treatment of neonatal jaundice with filtered sunlight in Nigerian neonates: Study protocol of a non-inferiority, randomized controlled trial

Slusher, T. M., Olusanya, B. O., Vreman, H. J., Wong, R. J., Brearley, A. M., Vaucher, Y. E. & Stevenson, D. K., Dec 28 2013, In : Trials. 14, 1, 446.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
2012

Comparison of maternal milk (breastmilk) expression methods in an African nursery

Slusher, T. M., Slusher, I. L., Keating, E. M., Curtis, B. A., Smith, E. A., Orodriyo, E., Awori, S. & Nakakeeto, M. K., Apr 1 2012, In : Breastfeeding Medicine. 7, 2, p. 107-111 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
35 Scopus citations
2011

Irradiance readings of phototherapy equipment: Nigeria

Owa, J. A., Adebami, O. J., Fadero, F. F. & Slusher, T. M., Aug 1 2011, In : Indian journal of pediatrics. 78, 8, p. 996-998 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

The kernicteric facies: Facial features of acute Bilirubin encephalopathy

Slusher, T. M., Owa, J. A., Painter, M. J. & Shapiro, S. M., Feb 2 2011, In : Pediatric Neurology. 44, 2, p. 153-154 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2008

(TA)n UDP-glucuronosyltransferase 1A1 promoter polymorphism in Nigerian neonates

Kaplan, M., Slusher, T., Renbaum, P., Essiet, D. F., Pam, S., Levy-Lahad, E. & Hammerman, C., Jan 1 2008, In : Pediatric Research. 63, 1, p. 109-111 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations
2007

Electric breast pump use increases maternal milk volume in African nurseries

Slusher, T., Slusher, I. L., Biomdo, M., Bode-Thomas, F., Curtis, B. A. & Meier, P., Apr 1 2007, In : Journal of Tropical Pediatrics. 53, 2, p. 125-130 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations
2004

Transcutaneous bilirubin measurements and serum total bilirubin levels in indigenous African infants

Slusher, T. M., Angyo, I. A., Bode-Thomas, F., Akor, F., Pam, S. D., Adetunji, A. A., McLaren, D. W., Wong, R. J., Vreman, H. J. & Stevenson, D. K., Jun 1 2004, In : Pediatrics. 113, 6 I, p. 1636-1641 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 Scopus citations
2003

An unusual complication of endotracheal intubation

Durall, A., Bertha, R. J. & Slusher, T., May 2003, In : Respiratory Care. 48, 5, p. 522-523 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations
1996

Biliruhn-related mortality and morbidity in nigerian neonates

Slusher, T. M., Vreman, H. J., McLaren, D. W., Clardy, C. W. & Stevenson, D. K., Jan 1 1996, In : Journal of Investigative Medicine. 44, 1

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Randomized, placebo-controlled, double blinded trial of dexamethasone in African children with sepsis

Slusher, T., Gbadero, D., Howard, C., Lewison, L., Giroir, B., Toro, L., Levin, D., Holt, E. & Mccracken, G. H., Jul 1 1996, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 15, 7, p. 579-583 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations
1995

Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency and carboxyhemoglobin concentrations associated with bilirubin-related morbidity and death in Nigerian infants

Slusher, T. M., Vreman, H. J., McLaren, D. W., Lewison, L. J., Brown, A. K. & Stevenson, D. K., Jan 1995, In : The Journal of Pediatrics. 126, 1, p. 102-108 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

92 Scopus citations