Publications

  1. Thacher TD, Fischer PR, Pettifor JM. The effect of nutritional rickets on bone mineral density. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2014 Nov; 99(11):4174-80. Epub 2014 Jul 25.
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  2. Thacher TD, Fischer PR, Pettifor JM. Vitamin D treatment in calcium-deficiency rickets: a randomised controlled trial. Arch Dis Child. 2014 Sep; 99(9):807-11. Epub 2014 Apr 19.
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  3. Pianosi PT, Goodloe AH, Soma D, Parker KO, Brands CK, Fischer PR. High flow variant postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome amplifies the cardiac output response to exercise in adolescents. Physiol Rep. 2014 Aug 1; 2(8). Epub 2014 Aug 28.
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  4. Grim KJ, Fischer PR, Eldrige JS. Inadvertent Iatrogenic Misuse of Intravenous Diphenhydramine in an Adolescent: Implications for Routine Medication Administration. J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol. 2014 Jul 30.
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  5. Porter SG, Coats D, Fischer PR, Ou K, Frank EL, Sreang P, Saing S, Topazian MD, Enders FT, Cabalka AK. Thiamine deficiency and cardiac dysfunction in Cambodian infants. J Pediatr. 2014 Jun; 164(6):1456-61. Epub 2014 Mar 05.
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  6. Meekins ME, Oberhelman SS, Lee BR, Gardner BM, Cha SS, Singh RJ, Pettifor JM, Fischer PR, Thacher TD. Pharmacokinetics of daily versus monthly vitamin D3 supplementation in non-lactating women. Eur J Clin Nutr. 2014 May; 68(5):632-4. Epub 2014 Jan 15.
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  7. Kizilbash SJ, Ahrens SP, Bruce BK, Chelimsky G, Driscoll SW, Harbeck-Weber C, Lloyd RM, Mack KJ, Nelson DE, Ninis N, Pianosi PT, Stewart JM, Weiss KE, Fischer PR. Adolescent Fatigue, POTS, and Recovery: A Guide for Clinicians. Curr Probl Pediatr Adolesc Health Care. 2014 May - June; 44(5):108-33.
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  8. Fischer PR, Driscoll DJ, Reed AM, Moir C. Pediatrics practice at Mayo Clinic - a historical vignette. Mayo Clin Proc. 2014 Mar; 89(3):e23-5.
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  9. Strand MA, Fischer PR. An appraisal of China's progress toward the Millennium Development Goals as they relate to children. Paediatrics and International Child Health. 2014; 34(3):156-64.
  10. Fischer PR. Lead toxicity - A call to action. Paediatrics and International Child Health. 2014; 34(3):154-5.
  11. Oberhelman SS, Meekins ME, Fischer PR, Lee BR, Singh RJ, Cha SS, Gardner BM, Pettifor JM, Croghan IT, Thacher TD. Maternal vitamin D supplementation to improve the vitamin D status of breast-fed infants: a randomized controlled trial. Mayo Clin Proc. 2013 Dec; 88(12):1378-87.
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  12. Coats D, Frank EL, Reid JM, Ou K, Chea M, Khin M, Preou C, Enders FT, Fischer PR, Topazian M. Thiamine pharmacokinetics in Cambodian mothers and their breastfed infants. Am J Clin Nutr. 2013 Sep; 98(3):839-44. Epub 2013 Jul 17.
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  13. Javed A, Tebben PJ, Fischer PR, Lteif AN. Female athlete triad and its components: toward improved screening and management. Mayo Clin Proc. 2013 Sep; 88(9):996-1009.
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  14. Amin S, Melton LJ 3rd, Achenbach SJ, Atkinson EJ, Dekutoski MB, Kirmani S, Fischer PR, Khosla S. A distal forearm fracture in childhood is associated with an increased risk for future fragility fractures in adult men, but not women. J Bone Miner Res. 2013 Aug; 28(8):1751-9.
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  15. Umaretiya PJ, Thacher TD, Fischer PR, Cha SS, Pettifor JM. Bone mineral density in Nigerian children after discontinuation of calcium supplementation. Bone. 2013 Jul; 55(1):64-8. Epub 2013 Apr 06.
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  16. Virk A, Mandrekar J, Berbari EF, Boyce TG, Fischer PR, Kasten MJ, Orenstein R, Rosenblatt JE, Sampathkumar P, Sia I, Springer D, Witzig TE. A randomized, double blind, placebo-controlled trial of an oral synbiotic (AKSB) for prevention of travelers' diarrhea. J Travel Med. 2013 Mar-Apr; 20(2):88-94. Epub 2013 Jan 25.
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  17. Thacher TD, Fischer PR, Tebben PJ, Singh RJ, Cha SS, Maxson JA, Yawn BP. Increasing incidence of nutritional rickets: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota. Mayo Clin Proc. 2013 Feb; 88(2):176-83.
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  18. Anderson JH, Boyce TG, Wengenack NL, Driscoll CLW, Fischer PR. Mycobacterium abscessus infection of a cochlear implant insertion site. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology Extra. 2013; 8(4):122-4.
  19. Soma DB, Jones DB Jr, Fischer PR. Bone tumors of childhood: Benign or malignant? Consultant. 2013; 53(5):204-8.
  20. Coats D, Shelton-Dodge K, Ou K, Khun V, Seab S, Sok K, Prou C, Tortorelli S, Moyer TP, Cooper LE, Begley TP, Enders F, Fischer PR, Topazian M. Thiamine deficiency in Cambodian infants with and without beriberi. J Pediatr. 2012 Nov; 161(5):843-7. Epub 2012 Jun 14.
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  21. Kimpinski K, Figueroa JJ, Singer W, Sletten DM, Iodice V, Sandroni P, Fischer PR, Opfer-Gehrking TL, Gehrking JA, Low PA. A prospective, 1-year follow-up study of postural tachycardia syndrome. Mayo Clin Proc. 2012 Aug; 87(8):746-52. Epub 2012 Jul 15.
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  22. Khadilkar A, Kadam N, Chiplonkar S, Fischer PR, Khadilkar V. School-based calcium-vitamin D with micronutrient supplementation enhances bone mass in underprivileged Indian premenarchal girls. Bone. 2012 Jul; 51(1):1-7.
  23. Thacher TD, Fischer PR, Isichei CO, Zoakah AI, Pettifor JM. Prevention of nutritional rickets in Nigerian children with dietary calcium supplementation. Bone. 2012 May; 50(5):1074-80. Epub 2012 Feb 22.
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  24. Antiel RM, Jacobson RM, Fischer PR. Ethics for the pediatrician: a brave new pediatrics? Managing the desire for better children through biotechnological enhancement. Pediatr Rev. 2012 Feb; 33(2):e13-7.
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  25. Singer W, Sletten DM, Opfer-Gehrking TL, Brands CK, Fischer PR, Low PA. Postural tachycardia in children and adolescents: what is abnormal? J Pediatr. 2012 Feb; 160(2):222-6. Epub 2011 Oct 11.
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  26. Loar RW, Herman AC, Lee BR, Fischer PR. Serum sickness-like reaction in a child associated with cefdinir. European Journal of Pediatric Dermatology. 2012; 22(4):242-4.
  27. Keating EM, Fischer PR, Pettifor JM, Pfitzner M, Isichei CO, Thacher TD. The effect of calcium supplementation on blood lead levels in Nigerian children. J Pediatr. 2011 Nov; 159(5):845-850.e1. Epub 2011 Jun 14.
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  28. Antiel RM, Caudill JS, Burkhardt BE, Brands CK, Fischer PR. Iron insufficiency and hypovitaminosis D in adolescents with chronic fatigue and orthostatic intolerance. South Med J. 2011 Aug; 104(8):609-11.
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  29. Rosenman JR, Fischer PR. Travel clinics in pediatric and adolescent travel. Pediatr Ann. 2011 Jul; 40(7):371-5.
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  30. Fischer PR, Sohail MR. Children and airplanes: are we having fun yet? Minn Med. 2011 Jun; 94(6):33-5.
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  31. Kritzberger CJ, Antiel RM, Wallace DP, Zacharias JD, Brands CK, Fischer PR, Harbeck-Weber C. Functional disability in adolescents with orthostatic intolerance and chronic pain. J Child Neurol. 2011 May; 26(5):593-8. Epub 2011 Feb 7.
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  32. Antiel RM, Thompson SM, Hafferty FW, James KM, Tilburt JC, Bannon MP, Fischer PR, Farley DR, Reed DA. Duty hour recommendations and implications for meeting the ACGME core competencies: views of residency directors. Mayo Clin Proc. 2011 Mar; 86(3):185-91. Epub 2011 Feb 09.
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  33. Kritzberger CJ, Antiel RM, Wallace DP, Zacharias JD, Brands CK, Fischer PR, Harbeck-Weber C. Predictors of functional disability in adolescents with orthostatic intolerance. J Child Neurol. 2011; in press.
  34. Burkhardt BEU, Fischer PR, Brands CK, Porter CBJ, Weaver AL, Yim PJ, Pianosi PT. Exercise performance in adolescents with autonomic dysfunction. J Pediatr. 2011; 158(1):28-32e1.
  35. Keating EM, Chock M, Fischer PR. Big hopes for the children of the world: a review of the Millennium Development Goals. Ann Trop Paediatr. 2011; 31(4):287-95.
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  36. Kadam NS, Chiplonkar SA, Khadilkar AV, Fischer PR, Hanumante NM, Khadilkar VV. Modifiable factors associated with low bone mineral content in underprivileged premenarchal Indian girls. J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab. 2011; 24(11-12):975-81.
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  37. Skinner JE, Driscoll SW, Porter CB, Brands CK, Pianosi PT, Kuntz NL, Nelson DE, Burkhardt BE, Bryant SC, Fischer PR. Orthostatic heart rate and blood pressure in adolescents: reference ranges. J Child Neurol. 2010 Oct; 25(10):1210-5. Epub 2010 Mar 01.
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  38. Fischer PR, Sandroni P, Pittock SJ, Porter CB, Lehwald LM, Raj SR. Isolated sympathetic failure with autoimmune autonomic ganglionopathy. Pediatr Neurol. 2010 Oct; 43(4):287-90.
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  39. Thacher TD, Fischer PR, Obadofin MO, Levine MA, Singh RJ, Pettifor JM. Comparison of metabolism of vitamins D-2 and D-3 in children with nutritional rickets. J Bone Miner Res. 2010 Sep; 25(9):1988-95.
  40. Antiel RM, Thompson SM, Reed DA, James KM, Tilburt JC, Bannon MP, Fischer PR, Farley DR. ACGME duty-hour recommendations - a national survey of residency program directors. N Engl J Med. 2010 Aug 19; 363(8):e12. Epub 2010 Aug 04.
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  41. Starr SR, Roberts TT, Fischer PR. Osteogenesis imperfecta: primary care. Pediatr Rev. 2010 Aug; 31(8):e54-64.
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  42. Johnson JN, Mack KJ, Kuntz NL, Brands CK, Porter CJ, Fischer PR. Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome: a clinical review. Pediatr Neurol. 2010 Feb; 42(2):77-85.
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  43. Fischer PR, Johnson JN, Boyce TG. Chronic fatigue and infection. Journal of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. 2010; 5(1):1-7.
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  44. Rigelman-Hedberg NE, Bjur KA, Fischer PR, Banerjee R. Styaphylococcus toxic shock syndrome due to umbilical piercing. J Pediatr Infect Dis. 2010.
  45. Hartman TK, Rogerson SJ, Fischer PR. The impact of maternal malaria on newborns. Ann Trop Paediatr. 2010; 30(4):271-82.
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  46. Kirmani S, Christen D, van Lenthe GH, Fischer PR, Bouxsein ML, McCready LK, Melton LJ 3rd, Riggs BL, Amin S, Muller R, Khosla S. Bone structure at the distal radius during adolescent growth. J Bone Miner Res. 2009 Jun; 24(6):1033-42.
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  47. Jacobson RM, Antiel RM, Fischer PR. Ethics in everyday pediatrics. J Pediatr. 2009 Jun; 154(6):781-2.e1.
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  48. Kiefer AS, Gupta P, Kirmani S, Schwartz K, Henry N, Fischer PR. Treatment-resistant meningitis leading to the diagnosis of Currarino syndrome: a case report. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2009 Jun; 28(6):547-9.
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  49. Lai CC, Fischer PR, Brands CK, Fisher JL, Porter CB, Driscoll SW, Graner KK. Outcomes in adolescents with postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome treated with midodrine and beta-blockers. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2009 Feb; 32(2):234-8.
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  50. Hervey K, Vargas D, Klesges L, Fischer PR, Trippel S, Juhn YJ. Overweight among refugee children after arrival in the United States. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2009 Feb; 20(1):246-56.
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  51. Strand MA, Perry J, Zhao J, Fischer PR, Yang J, Li S. Severe vitamin D-deficiency and the health of North China children. Matern. Child Health J. 2009 Jan; 13(1):144-50.
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  52. Krych EH, Fischer PR, Wylam ME. Pleural fibrosis mediates shrinking lungs syndrome in children. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2009 Jan; 44(1):90-2.
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  53. Renda M, Fischer P. Vegetarian diets in children and adolescents. Pediatr Rev. 2009 Jan; 30(1):e1-8.
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  54. DeSilva MB, Merry SP, Fischer PR, Rohrer JE, Isichei CO, Cha SS. Youth, unemployment, and male gender predict mortality in AIDS patients started on HAART in Nigeria. AIDS Care. 2009 Jan; 21(1):70-7.
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  55. Fischer PR, Johnson JN, Brands CK. Fatigue, exercise intolerance, and weakness: lessons on herding zebras. Minn Med. 2008 Nov; 91(11):38-40.
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  56. Fischer PR. From Gettysburg to a general hospital service. Patient Educ Couns. 2008 Oct; 73(1):3-5. Epub 2008 Jun 16.
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  57. Fischer PR, Thacher TD, Pettifor JM. Pediatric vitamin D and calcium nutrition in developing countries. Rev Endocr Metab Disord. 2008 Sep; 9(3):181-92. Epub 2008 Jul 06.
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  58. Greenwood CS, Greenwood NP, Fischer PR. Immunization issues in pediatric travelers. Expert Rev Vaccines. 2008 Jul; 7(5):651-61.
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  59. DeSilva MB, Fischer PR. Mentoring between continents: a conversation. Ambul Pediatr. 2008 Jul-Aug; 8(4):216-8.
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  60. Stauffer W, Christenson JC, Fischer PR. Preparing children for international travel. Travel Med Infect Dis. 2008 May; 6(3):101-13. Epub 2008 Apr 07.
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  61. Antiel RM, Risma JM, Grothe RM, Brands CK, Fischer PR. Orthostatic intolerance and gastrointestinal motility in adolescents with nausea and abdominal pain. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2008 Mar; 46(3):285-8.
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  62. Combs GF Jr, Hassan N, Dellagana N, Staab D, Fischer P, Hunt C, Watts J. Apparent efficacy of food-based calcium supplementation in preventing rickets in Bangladesh. Biol Trace Elem Res. 2008 Mar; 121(3):193-204. Epub 2008 Jan 08.
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  63. Craviari T, Pettifor JM, Thacher TD, Meisner C, Arnaud J, Fischer PR, Rickets Convergence Group. Rickets: an overview and future directions, with special reference to Bangladesh. A summary of the Rickets Convergence Group meeting, Dhaka, 26-27 January 2006. J Health Popul Nutr. 2008 Mar; 26(1):112-21.
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  64. Arnaud J, Craviari T, Fustinoni S, Fischer PR, Pettifor JM, Meisner CC, Cimma JP, Haque S. Clinical treatment of rickets in Bangladeshi children: nutritional advice or calcium therapy? Metal Ions In Biology and Medicine. 2008; 10:843-847.
  65. Arnaud J, Pettifor JM, Cimma JP, Fischer PR, Craviari T, Meisner C, Haque S, Convergence Rickets Group. Clinical and radiographic improvement of rickets in Bangladeshi children as a result of nutritional advice. Ann Trop Paediatr. 2007 Sep; 27(3):185-91.
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  66. Oswald CB, Summer AP, Fischer PR. Relapsing malaria infection in an adolescent following travel to Mozambique. Travel Med Infect Dis. 2007 Jul; 5(4):254-5. Epub 2007 Apr 25.
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  67. Shields CL, Zahler J, Falk N, Furuta M, Eagle RC Jr, Espinosa LE, Fischer PR, Shields JA. Neovascular glaucoma from advanced Coats disease as the initial manifestation of facioscapulohumeral dystrophy in a 2-year-old child. Arch Ophthalmol. 2007 Jun; 125(6):840-2.
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  68. Fischer PR. Pediatric bone disease: a decade of discovery. Minn Med. 2007 Jun; 90(6):36-7.
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  69. Strand MA, Perry J, Jin M, Tracer DP, Fischer PR, Zhang P, Xi W, Li S. Diagnosis of rickets and reassessment of prevalence among rural children in northern China. Pediatr Int. 2007 Apr; 49(2):202-9.
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  70. McGovern LM, Boyce TG, Fischer PR. Congenital infections associated with international travel during pregnancy. J Travel Med. 2007 Mar-Apr; 14(2):117-28.
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  71. Antiel RM, Risma JM, Grothe RM, Brands CK, Fischer PR. Orthostatic intolerance and gastrointestinal motility in adolescents with nausea and abdominal pain. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. 2007; 17::47-8.
  72. Strand MA, Perry J, Zhao J, Fischer PR, Yang J, Li S. Severe vitamin D deficiency and the health of North China children. Maternal and Child Health Journal. 2007.
  73. Hill DR, Ericsson CD, Pearson RD, Keystone JS, Freedman DO, Kozarsky PE, DuPont HL, Bia FJ, Fischer PR, Ryan ET, Infectious Diseases Society of America. The practice of travel medicine: guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America. Clin Infect Dis. 2006 Dec 15; 43(12):1499-539. Epub 2006 Nov 08.
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  74. Thacher TD, Fischer PR, Isichei CO, Pettifor JM. Early response to vitamin D2 in children with calcium deficiency rickets. J Pediatr. 2006 Dec; 149(6):840-4.
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  75. Thacher TD, Pettifor JM, Fischer PR, Okolo SN, Prentice A. Case-control study of breast milk calcium in mothers of children with and without nutritional rickets. Acta Paediatr. 2006 Jul; 95(7):826-32.
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  76. Thacher TD, Fischer PR, Strand MA, Pettifor JM. Nutritional rickets around the world: causes and future directions. Ann Trop Paediatr. 2006 Mar; 26(1):1-16.
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  77. Leggat PA, Fischer PR. Accidents and repatriation. Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease. 2006; 4(3-4):135-46.
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  78. Summer AP, Fischer PR. Travel with infants and children. Clinics in Family Practice. 2005 Dec; 7(4):729-43.
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  79. Wright NJ, Thacher TD, Pfitzner MA, Fischer PR, Pettifor JM. Causes of lead toxicity in a Nigerian city. Arch Dis Child. 2005 Mar; 90(3):262-6.
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  80. Pitmang SL, Thacher TD, Madaki JK, Egah DZ, Fischer PR. Comparison of sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine with and without chloroquine for uncomplicated malaria in Nigeria. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2005 Mar; 72(3):263-6.
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  81. Sohail MR, Fischer PR. Health risks to air travelers. Infect Dis Clin North Am. 2005 Mar; 19(1):67-84.
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  82. Sohail MR, Fischer PR. Blastocystis hominis and travelers. Travel Med Infect Dis. 2005; 3(1):33-8.
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  83. Virk A, Fischer PR. Travel medicine: An American view of the Australian perspective. Travel Medicine & Infectious Disease. 2005; 3(2):77-9.
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  84. Summer AP, Stauffer WM, Fischer PR. Pediatric malaria in the developing world. Semin Pediatr Infect Dis. 2005; 16(2):105-15.
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  85. Graff M, Thacher TD, Fischer PR, Stadler D, Pam SD, Pettifor JM, Isichei CO, Abrams SA. Calcium absorption in Nigerian children with rickets. Am J Clin Nutr. 2004 Nov; 80(5):1415-21.
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  86. Colianni S, Ping J, Fischer PR, Freese D, Chan K, Alkuraya FS. Index of suspicion. Pediatr Rev. 2004 Aug; 25(8):289-94.
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  87. Thacher TD, Fischer PR, Pettifor JM, Darmstadt GL. Nutritional rickets in ichthyosis and response to calcipotriene. Pediatrics. 2004 Jul; 114(1):e119-23.
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  88. Brabin BJ, Romagosa C, Abdelgalil S, Menendez C, Verhoeff FH, McGready R, Fletcher KA, Owens S, d'Alessandro U, Nosten F, Fischer PR, Ordi J. The sick placenta - The role of malaria. Placenta. 2004 May; 25(5):359-78.
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  89. Tosh A, Fischer PR. A toddler with developmental regression. Clin Pediatr (Phila) 2004 Apr; 43(3):305-7.
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  90. Stauffer W, Fischer PR. Diagnosis and treatment of malaria in children. Clin Infect Dis. 2003 Nov 15; 37(10):1340-8.
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  91. Kolars JC, Fischer PR. Evaluation of diarrhea in the returned traveler. Prim Care. 2002 Dec; 29(4):931-45.
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  92. Thacher TD, Fischer PR, Pettifor JM. The usefulness of clinical features to identify active rickets. Ann Trop Paediatr. 2002 Sep; 22(3):229-37.
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  93. Fischer PR, Walker E. Myasthenia and malaria medicines. J Travel Med. 2002 Sep-Oct; 9(5):267-8.
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  94. Fischer PR, Bialek R. Prevention of malaria in children. Clin Infect Dis. 2002 Feb 15; 34(4):493-8.
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  95. Christenson JC, Fischer PR, Hale DC, Derrick D. Pediatric travel consultation in an integrated clinic. J Travel Med. 2001 Jan-Feb; 8(1):1-5.
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  96. Fischer PR, Thacher TD, Pettifor JM, Jorde LB, Eccleshall TR, Feldman D. Vitamin D receptor polymorphisms and nutritional rickets in Nigerian children. J Bone Miner Res. 2000 Nov; 15(11):2206-10.
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  97. Thacher TD, Fischer PR, Pettifor JM, Lawson JO, Isichei CO, Chan GM. Case-control study of factors associated with nutritional rickets in Nigerian children. J Pediatr. 2000 Sep; 137(3):367-73.
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  98. Thacher TD, Fischer PR, Pettifor JM, Lawson JO, Manaster BJ, Reading JC. Radiographic scoring method for the assessment of the severity of nutritional rickets. J Trop Pediatr. 2000 Jun; 46(3):132-9.
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  99. Vikram HR, Christenson JC, Fischer PR. Traveling children and E. coli O157:H7: abstract and commentary. Travel Medicine Advisor Update. 2000; 10(4):27-9.
  100. Pfitzner MA, Thacher TD, Pettifor JM, Zoakah AI, Lawson JO, Fischer PR. Prevalence of elevated blood lead in Nigerian children. Ambulatory Child Health. 2000; 6:115-23.
  101. Fischer PR, Rahman A, Cimma JP, Kyaw-Myint TO, Kabir AR, Talukder K, Hassan N, Manaster BJ, Staab DB, Duxbury JM, Welch RM, Meisner CA, Haque S, Combs GF Jr. Nutritional rickets without vitamin D deficiency in Bangladesh. J Trop Pediatr. 1999 Oct; 45(5):291-3.
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  102. Thacher TD, Fischer PR, Pettifor JM, Lawson JO, Isichei CO, Reading JC, Chan GM. A comparison of calcium, vitamin D, or both for nutritional rickets in Nigerian children. N Engl J Med. 1999 Aug 19; 341(8):563-8.
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  103. Buchanan BJ, Hoagland J, Fischer PR. Pseudoephedrine and air travel-associated ear pain in children. Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine. 1999 May; 153(5):466-8.
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  104. Fischer PR, Virk A. Travel Advisory. In: Primary Care Reports. 1999.
  105. Pfitzner MA, Thacher TD, Pettifor JM, Zoakah AI, Lawson JO, Isichei CO, Fischer PR. Absence of vitamin D deficiency in young Nigerian children. J Pediatr. 1998 Dec; 133(6):740-4.
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  106. Fischer PR, Boone P. Short report: severe malaria associated with blood group. American Journal of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene. 1998 Jan; 58(1):122-3.
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  107. Fischer PR. Congenital malaria: an African survey. Clin Pediatr (Phila) 1997 Jul; 36(7):411-3.
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  108. Wannan GJ, Cutting WA, Fischer PR. HIV seroprevalence amongst pregnant women in northeastern Zaire. International Journal of STD & AIDS. 1997 May; 8(5):317-9.
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  109. Fischer PR, Christenson JC, Pavia AT, Orme GA. Post-operative Mycobacterium flavescens infection in a child. IDCP. 1997; 6:263-265.
  110. Thacher TD, Ighogboja SI, Fischer PR. Rickets without vitamin D deficiency in Nigerian children. Ambulatory Child Health. 1997; 3:56-64.
  111. Fischer PR. Wistar rat-Plasmodium berghei model does not approximate human congenital malaria. J Parasitol. 1996 Aug; 82(4):635-7.
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  112. Fischer PR, Brunetti C, Welch V, Christenson JC. Nosocomial mumps: report of an outbreak and its control. Am J Infect Control. 1996 Feb; 24(1):13-8.
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  113. Matanga M, Fischer PR. Anemia in young Zairian children: the association with dietary cow's milk and malaria. Ambulatory Child Health. 1996; 1:379-384.
  114. Fischer PR, Toko RM. HIV seroprevalence in healthy blood donors in northeastern Zaire. International Journal of STD & AIDS. 1995 Jul-Aug; 6(4):284-6.
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  115. Fischer PR. Tropical pediatrics. Pediatr Rev. 1993 Mar; 14(3):95-9.
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  116. Nyirjesy P, Kavasya T, Axelrod P, Fischer PR. Malaria during pregnancy: neonatal morbidity and mortality and the efficacy of chloroquine chemoprophylaxis. Clin Infect Dis. 1993 Jan; 16(1):127-32.
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  117. Wannan GJ, Cranefield MJ, Cutting WA, Fischer PR, Hargreaves FD, Inglis JM. How many bloods will a 'HIVCHEK' check? Multiple tests for HIV antibody for a single screening kit. Trop Doct. 1992 Oct; 22(4):151-4.
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  118. Fischer PR, Horton GL, Knight P, Lusi KM. HIV seroprevalence among healthy blood donors in northeastern Zaire. International Journal of STD & AIDS. 1991 Jan-Feb; 2(1):52-3.
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  119. Fischer PR, Dind Y. Co-sleeping and neonatal weight loss. Ann Trop Paediatr. 1991; 11(2):189-91.
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  120. Avoa A, Fischer PR. The influence of perinatal instruction about breast-feeding on neonatal weight loss. Pediatrics. 1990 Aug; 86(2):313-5.
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  121. Fischer PR, Ahuka LO, Wood PB, Lucas S. Malignant tumors in children of northeastern Zaire. A comparison of distribution patterns. Clin Pediatr (Phila) 1990 Feb; 29(2):95-8.
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  122. Mutokambali P, Fischer PR. The simple care of small premature babies. Latin American Journal of Perinatology. 1990; 10:17-20.
  123. Enzunga A, Fischer PR. Neonatal weight loss in rural Zaire. Ann Trop Paediatr. 1990; 10(2):159-63.
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  124. Fischer PR, Reta BB. Prevention of neonatal conjunctivitis in Zaire. Ann Trop Paediatr. 1988 Jun; 8(2):85-6.
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  125. Fischer PR. Measles in Zaire: 1987. Clin Pediatr (Phila) 1988 May; 27(5):234-5.
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  126. Fischer PR, Daly JA, Lindsay AN, Gooch WM. Lack of correlation between streptococcal Fc receptors and symptomatic pharyngitis. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 1986; 4:177-9.
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  127. Fischer PR, Gooch WM 3rd, Walker ML, Storrs B. Bactericidal activities of five antibiotics during short-term exposure to coagulase-negative staphylococci. Antimicrobial Agents & Chemotherapy. 1984 Apr; 25(4):502-3.
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  128. Fischer PR, Shigeoka AO. Familial occurrence of Stevens-Johnson syndrome. Am J Dis Child. 1983 Sep; 137(9):914-6.
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  129. Fischer PR. Eosinophilic meningitis. West J Med. 1983 Sep; 139(3):372-3.
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  130. Fischer PR, Stanberry LR, Glasgow LA. Gas formation in the pleural space of a child with an anaerobic streptococcal pneumonia and empyema. Pediatrics. 1982 Apr; 69(4):492-4.
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  131. Glauser FL, Egan P, Millen JE, Fischer P, Propst K, Lewis J, Chetty K. The effect of salicylate infusion on the alveolar epithelial membrane in the isolated perfused lung. Crit Care Med. 1978 May-Jun; 6(3):181-4.
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  132. Fischer P, Millen JE, Glauser FL. The pulmonary alveolar capillary membrane during hemorrhagic hypotension in dogs. Surg Gynecol Obstet. 1978 Mar; 146(3):383-6.
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  133. Millen JE, Glauser FL, Smeltzer D, Egan P, Propst K, Fischer P, Dearden L, Otis P. The role of leukocytes in ethchlorvynol-induced pulmonary edema. Chest. 1978 Jan; 73(1):75-8.
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