Ron Keren, MD, MPH

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Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

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The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
ABR 1347
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2155900167
Fax: 2155900426
B.A. (Philosophy)
Princeton University, 1989.
New York University School of Medicine, 1994.
M.P.H. (Clinical Effectiveness)
Harvard School of Public Health, 2001.
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Selected Publications

Coffin SE, Leckerman K, Keren R, Hall M, Localio R, Zaoutis TE: Oseltamivir shortens hospital stays of critically ill children hospitalized with seasonal influenza: a retrospective cohort study. Pediatr Infect Dis J 30(11): 962-6, Nov 2011.

Kim SS, Luan X, Canning DA, Landis JR, Keren R: Association between body mass index and urolithiasis in children. J Urol 186(4 Suppl): 1734-9, Oct 2011.

McLeod L, French B, Dai D, Localio R, Keren R: Patient volume and quality of care for young children hospitalized with acute gastroenteritis. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165(9): 857-63, Sep 2011.

Weiss PF, Klink AJ, Behrens EM, Sherry DD, Finkel TH, Feudtner C, Keren R: Enthesitis in an inception cohort of enthesitis-related arthritis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63(9): 1307-12, Sep 2011.

Narus SP, Srivastava R, Gouripeddi R, Livne OE, Mo P, Bickel JP, de Regt D, Hales JW, Kirkendall E, Stepanek RL, Toth J, Keren R: Federating clinical data from six pediatric hospitals: process and initial results from the PHIS+ Consortium. AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2011: 994-1003, 2011.

Weiss PF, Klink AJ, Localio R, Hall M, Hexem K, Burnham JM, Keren R, Feudtner C: Corticosteroids may improve clinical outcomes during hospitalization for Henoch-Schönlein purpura. Pediatrics 126(4): 674-81, Oct 2010.

Paschke AA, Zaoutis T, Conway PH, Xie D, Keren R: Previous Antimicrobial Exposure Is Associated With Drug-Resistant Urinary Tract Infections in Children. Pediatrics 125(4): 664-72, Mar 2010.

Wood JN, Hall M, Keren R, Schilling S, Mitra N, Rubin DM: Disparities in the evaluation and diagnosis of abuse among infants with traumatic brain injury. Pediatrics 126(3): 408-14, Sep 2010.

Weiss PF, Klink AJ, Hexem K, Burnham JM, Leonard MB, Keren R, Localio R, Feudtner C: Variation in inpatient therapy and diagnostic evaluation of children with Henoch Schönlein purpura. J Pediatr 155(28): 812-818.e1. Jul 2009.

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