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Karen S. Powers, M.D.

Publications

Showing all 22 journal articles & 9 books available

Journal Articles

5/29/2019
Swartz MF, Makhija P, Rubenstein J, Henrichs KF, Powers KS, Wang HY, Simon BV, Alfieris GM, Blumberg N, Cholette JM. "Met-Hemoglobin Is a Biomarker for Poor Oxygen Delivery in Infants Following Surgical Palliation." World journal for pediatric & congenital heart surgery.. 2019 May 29; :2150135119852327. Epub 2019 May 29.

7/2018
Cholette JM, Pietropaoli AP, Henrichs KF, Alfieris GM, Powers KS, Gensini F, Rubenstein JS, Sweeney D, Phipps R, Spinelli SL, Refaai MA, Eaton MP, Blumberg N. "Elevated free hemoglobin and decreased haptoglobin levels are associated with adverse clinical outcomes, unfavorable physiologic measures, and altered inflammatory markers in pediatric cardiac surgery patients." Transfusion.. 2018 Jul 0; 58(7):1631-1639. Epub 2018 Mar 30.

1/2017
Cholette JM, Swartz MF, Rubenstein J, Henrichs KF, Wang H, Powers KS, Daugherty LE, Alfieris GM, Gensini F, Blumberg N. "Outcomes Using a Conservative Versus Liberal Red Blood Cell Transfusion Strategy in Infants Requiring Cardiac Operation." The Annals of thoracic surgery.. 2017 Jan 0; 103(1):206-214. Epub 2016 Aug 03.

9/2016
DeMichele JC, Vajaria N, Wang H, Sweeney DM, Powers KS, Cholette JM. "Cuffed endotracheal tubes in neonates and infants undergoing cardiac surgery are not associated with airway complications." Journal of clinical anesthesia.. 2016 Sep 0; 33:422-7. Epub 2016 Jun 04.

7/2016
Powers KS. "Author's Response." Pediatrics in review. 2016 Jul 0; 37(7):e32-4.

7/2015
Powers KS. "Dehydration: Isonatremic, Hyponatremic, and Hypernatremic Recognition and Management." Pediatrics in review. 2015 Jul 0; 36(7):274-83; quiz 284-5.

3/2015
Cholette JM, Pietropaoli AP, Henrichs KF, Alfieris GM, Powers KS, Phipps R, Spineli SL, Swartz M, Gensini F, Daugherty LE, Nazarian E, Rubenstein JS, Sweeney D, Eaton M, Blumberg N. "Longer RBC storage duration is associated with increased postoperative infections in pediatric cardiac surgery." Pediatric critical care medicine : a journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies.. 2015 Mar 0; 16(3):227-35.

2/2013
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 0; 14(2):137-47.

5/2012
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 0; 13(3):290-9.

1/2011
Cholette JM, Rubenstein JS, Alfieris GM, Powers KS, Eaton M, Lerner NB. "Children with single-ventricle physiology do not benefit from higher hemoglobin levels post cavopulmonary connection: results of a prospective, randomized, controlled trial of a restrictive versus liberal red-cell transfusion strategy." 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 Jan 0; 12(1):39-45.

2/2007
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 0; 35(2):605-22.

6/2005
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 0; 115(6):1666-74.

9/2004
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 0; 114(3):762-7.

4/2004
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.

6/2000
Powers KS. "Diagnosis and management of common toxic ingestions and inhalations." Pediatric annals.. 2000 Jun 0; 29(6):330-42.

9/1999
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 0; 153(9):955-8.

3/1999
Watson WJ, Powers KS. "Primary peritonitis associated with streptococcal toxic shock-like syndrome." Clinical pediatrics.. 1999 Mar 0; 38(3):175-7.

6/1994
Goldstein B, Powers KS. "Head trauma in children." Pediatrics in review. 1994 Jun 0; 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.

9/1991
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): 287-9.

5/1989
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 0; 97(5):802-4.

Books & Chapters

2020
Chapter Title: Acute Pulmonary Infections
Book Title: Pediatric Critical Care Study Guide: Text and Review
Author List: Powers KS, Barker E
Edited By: Lucking SE, Maffei FA, Tamburro RF, Thomas NJ
Published By: Springer - Verlag2020 in London

2012
Chapter Title: Acute Pulmonary Infections
Book Title: Pediatric Critical Care Study Guide
Author List: Powers KS
Edited By: Lucking SE, Maffei FA, Tamburro RF, Thomas NJ (eds)
Published By: Springer-Verlag2012 in London

2007
Chapter Title: Toxic Exposures: Diagnosis and Management.
Book Title: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine: Basic Science and Clinical Evidence
Author List: Powers KS, Cholette JM, Abboud P.
Published By: Springer-Verlag2007 in London

2007
Chapter Title: Dehydration
Book Title: Pediatric Clinical Advisor
Author List: Garfunkel L, Kaczorowski J, Christy C, (eds)
Published By: Mosby2007 in St. Louis

2007
Chapter Title: Head Injury
Book Title: Pediatric Clinical Advisor
Author List: Garfunkel L, Kaczorowski J, Christy C, (eds)
Published By: Mosby2007 in St. Louis

2002
Chapter Title: Dehydration
Book Title: Pediatric Clinical Advisor
Author List: Garfunkel L, Christy C, Kaczorowski J (eds)
Published By: Mosby2002 in St. Louis

2002
Chapter Title: Acute Brain Injury
Book Title: Pediatric Clinical Advisor
Author List: Garfunkel L, Christy C, Kaczorowski J (eds)
Published By: Mosby2002 in St. Louis

2002
Chapter Title: Organization of a pediatric/neonatal transport program
Book Title: Handbook of Pediatric and Neonatal Transport Medicine
Author List: Jaimovich D and Vidyasagar D (eds)
Published By: Hanley and Belfus, Inc.2002

1996
Chapter Title: Organization of a pediatric/neonatal transport program
Book Title: Handbook of Pediatric and Neonatal Transport Medicine
Author List: Powers KS
Edited By: Jaimovich D, Vidyasagar D
Published By: Hanley and Belfus, Inc.1996 in Philadelphia, PA