Karen S. Powers, M.D.

Karen S. Powers, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 667
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-8138
Fax: (585) 276-1128

Journal Articles

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2014
Cholette JM, Pietropaoli AP, Henrichs KF, Alfieris GM, Powers KS, et al. "Longer red blood cell storage duration is associated with increased post-operative infections in pediatric cardiac surgery. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine." Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. 2014; .
2013 Feb
Cholette JM, Powers KS, Alfieris GM, Angona R, Henrichs KF, Masel D, Swartz MF, Daugherty LE, Belmont K, Blumberg N. "Transfusion of cell saver salvaged blood in neonates and infants undergoing open heart surgery significantly reduces RBC and coagulant product transfusions and donor exposures: results of a prospective, randomized, clinical trial." Pediatric critical care medicine : a journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies. 2013 Feb; 14(2):137-47.
2012 May
Cholette JM, Henrichs KF, Alfieris GM, Powers KS, Phipps R, Spinelli SL, Swartz M, Gensini F, Daugherty LE, Nazarian E, Rubenstein JS, Sweeney D, Eaton M, Lerner NB, Blumberg N. "Washing red blood cells and platelets transfused in cardiac surgery reduces postoperative inflammation and number of transfusions: results of a prospective, randomized, controlled clinical trial." 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 May; 13(3):290-9.
2011
Cholette JM, Rubenstein JS, Powers KS, Eaton M, Alfieris GM, Lerner NB. "Ventricle Physiology Following Open Heart Surgery Do Not Benefit From Higher Hemoglobin Levels: Results of a Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial of a Restrictive Versus Liberal Red Blood Cell Transfusion Protocol". Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. 2011; 12(1): 39-45.
2007 Feb
Davidson JE, Powers K, Hedayat KM, Tieszen M, Kon AA, Shepard E, Spuhler V, Todres ID, Levy M, Barr J, Ghandi R, Hirsch G, Armstrong D, . "Clinical practice guidelines for support of the family in the patient-centered intensive care unit: American College of Critical Care Medicine Task Force 2004-2005." Critical care medicine. 2007 Feb; 35(2):605-22.
2005 Jun
Powers KS, Nazarian EB, Tapyrik SA, Kohli SM, Yin H, van der Jagt EW, Sullivan JS, Rubenstein JS. "Bispectral index as a guide for titration of propofol during procedural sedation among children." Pediatrics. 2005 Jun; 115(6):1666-74.
2004 Sep
Maffei FA, van der Jagt EW, Powers KS, Standage SW, Connolly HV, Harmon WG, Sullivan JS, Rubenstein JS. "Duration of mechanical ventilation in life-threatening pediatric asthma: description of an acute asphyxial subgroup." Pediatrics. 2004 Sep; 114(3):762-7.
2004 Apr
Maffei,F. A.; Powers,K. S.; van der Jagt,E. W.;. "Apparent life-threatening events as an indicator of occult abuse". Arch.Pediatr.Adolesc.Med. 2004; 158(4): 402; author reply 402-3. Link
2000 Jun
Powers KS. "Diagnosis and management of common toxic ingestions and inhalations." Pediatric annals. 2000 Jun; 29(6):330-42.
1999 Sep
Powers KS, Rubenstein JS. "Family presence during invasive procedures in the pediatric intensive care unit: a prospective study." Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine. 1999 Sep; 153(9):955-8.
1999 Mar
Watson WJ, Powers KS. "Primary peritonitis associated with streptococcal toxic shock-like syndrome." Clinical pediatrics. 1999 Mar; 38(3):175-7.
1994 Jun
Goldstein B, Powers KS. "Head trauma in children." Pediatrics in review. 1994 Jun; 15(6):213-9; quiz 219.
1994
Powers KS, Goldstein B, Merriam C, Chiafery M, Tornabene L, Paprocki S. "A multi-disciplinary approach to families of brain dead children." Clinical intensive care : international journal of critical & coronary care medicine. 1994 5(4):191-6.
1991 Sep
Conway EE, Mezey AP, Powers KS. "Status epilepticus following the oral ingestion of cocaine in an infant". Pediatr Emerg Care. 1991; 6(3): 189-190.
1991
Powers KS, Kurer CC. "Suppression of quinine-induced ventricular tachycardia with magnesium sulfate". Children's Hospital Quarterly. 1991; 3(4): 287-289.
1989 May
Powers K, Fyfe DA, Taylor AB, Halushka PV, Crawford FA. "Treatment of pulmonary vasospasm with prazosin after atrial septal defect closure in a child." The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 1989 May; 97(5):802-4.
1986 May
Banik NL, Hogan EL, Powers JM, Smith KP. "Proteolytic enzymes in experimental spinal cord injury." Journal of the neurological sciences. 1986 May; 73(3):245-56.
1984
Powers KS, Platzer EG. "Oxygen consumption in mosquito larvae parasitized by Romanomermis culicivorax (Nematoda)." Comparative biochemistry and physiology. A, Comparative physiology. 1984 78(1):119-22.
1981 May 4
Happel RD, Smith KP, Banik NL, Powers JM, Hogan EL, Balentine JD. "Ca2+-accumulation in experimental spinal cord trauma." Brain research. 1981 May 4; 211(2):476-9.

Books

2012
Lucking SE, Maffei FA, Tamburro RF, Thomas NJ (eds). "Acute Pulmonary Infections". Pediatric Critical Care Study Guide. London: Springer-Verlag, 2012. 514-534
2007
Powers KS, Cholette JM, Abboud P.. "Toxic Exposures: Diagnosis and Management.". Pediatric Critical Care Medicine: Basic Science and Clinical Evidence. London: Springer-Verlag, 2007. 1621-1641
2007
Garfunkel L, Kaczorowski J, Christy C, (eds). "Dehydration". Pediatric Clinical Advisor. St. Louis: Mosby, 2007. 150-152
2007
Garfunkel L, Kaczorowski J, Christy C, (eds). "Head Injury". Pediatric Clinical Advisor. St. Louis: Mosby, 2007. 237-239
2002
Garfunkel L, Christy C, Kaczorowski J (eds). "Dehydration". Pediatric Clinical Advisor. St. Louis: Mosby, 2002. 269-271
2002
Garfunkel L, Christy C, Kaczorowski J (eds). "Acute Brain Injury". Pediatric Clinical Advisor. St. Louis: Mosby, 2002. 191-193
2002
Jaimovich D and Vidyasagar D (eds). "Organization of a pediatric/neonatal transport program". Handbook of Pediatric and Neonatal Transport Medicine. : Hanley and Belfus, Inc., 2002. 1-14
1996
Powers KS. "Organization of a pediatric/neonatal transport program". Handbook of Pediatric and Neonatal Transport Medicine. Jaimovich D, Vidyasagar D. Philadelphia, PA: Hanley and Belfus, Inc., 1996. 1-12