The Pediatric Ethicscope Editorial Board is composed of experts in the field of pediatric ethics and bioethics, all with distinguished service to the field and extensive contributions to the literature. The Editorial Board steers the journal and provides guidance on journal operations, policies, and standards. We thank them for their dedication and service.

Douglas Diekema, MD, MPH editorial board member Pediatric Ethicscope: the Journal of Pediatric Bioethics and Pediatric Ethics

Douglas S. Diekema, MD, MPH

The University of Washington School of Public Health

Dr. Diekema is Director of Education at the Treuman Katz Center for Pediatric Bioethics, and Chair of the Seattle Children’s Hospital Institutional Review Board Committee. He is a Professor of Bioethics and of Emergency Medicine, an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Bioethics and Humanities, and an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Washington School of Medicine. Dr. Diekema is also an Adjunct Professor for the Department of Health Service.

  1. Butler, CR, Webster, LB, Diekema, DS. Staffing crisis capacity: a different approach to healthcare resource allocation for a different type of scarce resource. J Med Ethics. 2022; :. doi: 10.1136/jme-2022-108262. PubMed PMID:35777960 .
  2. Schweizer, ML, Herwaldt, LA, Boyken, L, Pottinger, J, Quinn, R, Diekema, DJ et al.. Effectiveness and acceptability of intranasal povidone-iodine decolonization among fracture fixation surgery patients to reduce Staphylococcus aureus nasal colonization. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2022; :1-3. doi: 10.1017/ice.2022.134. PubMed PMID:35701860 .
  3. Kobayashi, T, Heinemann, J, Trannel, A, Marra, AR, Alsuhaibani, M, Etienne, W et al.. Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) among nonphysician healthcare personnel by work location at a tertiary-care center, Iowa, 2020-2021. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2022; :1-4. doi: 10.1017/ice.2022.148. PubMed PMID:35652600 PubMed Central PMC9203358.
  4. Berkman, ER, Richardson, KL, Clark, JD, Dick, AAS, Lewis-Newby, M, Diekema, DS et al.. An ethical analysis of obesity as a contraindication of pediatric kidney transplant candidacy. Pediatr Nephrol. 2022; :. doi: 10.1007/s00467-022-05572-8. PubMed PMID:35488137 .
  5. Sun, BZ, Wightman, A, Diekema, DS. Caregiver COVID-19 vaccination for solid organ transplant candidates. Am J Transplant. 2022; :. doi: 10.1111/ajt.17078. PubMed PMID:35485987 PubMed Central PMC9111252.
  6. Butler, CR, Webster, LB, Diekema, DS, Gray, MM, Sakata, VL, Tonelli, MR et al.. Perspectives of Triage Team Members Participating in Statewide Triage Simulations for Scarce Resource Allocation During the COVID-19 Pandemic in Washington State. JAMA Netw Open. 2022;5 (4):e227639. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.7639. PubMed PMID:35435971 PubMed Central PMC9016492.
  7. Wightman, A, Goldberg, A, Diekema, D. Considering a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for pediatric kidney transplant candidates. Pediatr Nephrol. 2022; :. doi: 10.1007/s00467-022-05511-7. PubMed PMID:35333972 PubMed Central PMC8949834.
  8. Diekema, DS. Rhetoric, Persuasion, Compulsion, and the Stubborn Problem of Vaccine Hesitancy. Perspect Biol Med. 2022;65 (1):106-123. doi: 10.1353/pbm.2022.0006. PubMed PMID:35307704 .
  9. Michael, A, Vesole, AS, Diekema, DJ, Stegall, H, Hoffman, HT. Use of a transnasal flexible laryngoscope tip for laryngeal culturing: A novel in-office technique. Laryngoscope Investig Otolaryngol. 2022;7 (1):197-201. doi: 10.1002/lio2.712. PubMed PMID:35155798 PubMed Central PMC8823174.
  10. Gray, MM, Butler, CR, Webster, LB, Tonelli, MR, Sakata, VL, Diekema, DS et al.. Patient Information Items Needed to Guide the Allocation of Scarce Life-Sustaining Resources: A Delphi Study of Multidisciplinary Experts. Disaster Med Public Health Prep. 2022; :1-7. doi: 10.1017/dmp.2021.351. PubMed PMID:35139979 .
  11. Rock, C, Abosi, O, Bleasdale, S, Colligan, E, Diekema, DJ, Dullabh, P et al.. Clinical Decision Support Systems to Reduce Unnecessary Clostridoides difficile Testing Across Multiple Hospitals. Clin Infect Dis. 2022; :. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciac074. PubMed PMID:35100620 .
  12. Butler, CR, Webster, LB, Sakata, VL, Tonelli, MR, Diekema, DS, Gray, MM et al.. Functionality of Scarce Healthcare Resource Triage Teams During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Multi-Institutional Simulation Study. Crit Care Explor. 2022;4 (1):e0627. doi: 10.1097/CCE.0000000000000627. PubMed PMID:35083438 PubMed Central PMC8785932.
  13. Alsuhaibani, M, Kobayashi, T, McPherson, C, Holley, S, Marra, AR, Trannel, A et al.. Impact of COVID-19 on an infection prevention and control program, Iowa 2020-2021. Am J Infect Control. 2022;50 (3):277-282. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2021.11.015. PubMed PMID:35000801 PubMed Central PMC8731683.
  14. Kakiuchi, S, Livorsi, DJ, Perencevich, EN, Diekema, DJ, Ince, D, Prasidthrathsint, K et al.. Days of Antibiotic Spectrum Coverage (DASC): A Novel Metric for Inpatient Antibiotic Consumption. Clin Infect Dis. 2021; :. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciab1034. PubMed PMID:34910130 .
  15. Racila, AM, O'Shea, AMJ, Nair, R, Dukes, K, Herwaldt, LA, Boyken, L et al.. Using nasal povidone-iodine to prevent bloodstream infections and transmission of Staphylococcus aureus among haemodialysis patients: a stepped-wedge cluster randomised control trial protocol. BMJ Open. 2021;11 (12):e048830. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2021-048830. PubMed PMID:34862278 PubMed Central PMC8647395.
  16. Claeys, KC, Trautner, BW, Leekha, S, Coffey, KC, Crnich, CJ, Diekema, D et al.. Optimal Urine Culture Diagnostic Stewardship Practice- Results from an Expert Modified-Delphi Procedure. Clin Infect Dis. 2021; :. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciab987. PubMed PMID:34849637 .
  17. Coffey, KC, Diekema, DJ, Morgan, DJ. Interpreting SARS-CoV-2 Test Results. JAMA. 2021;326 (15):1528-1529. doi: 10.1001/jama.2021.16146. PubMed PMID:34533581 .
  18. Abosi, OJ, Kobayashi, T, Holley, S, Kukla, ME, Dains, A, Alsuhaibani, M et al.. Stable Clostridioides difficile infection rates after the discontinuation of ultraviolet light for terminal disinfection at a tertiary care center, Iowa 2019-2020. Am J Infect Control. 2021;49 (12):1567-1568. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2021.08.005. PubMed PMID:34400244 .
  19. Alsuhaibani, MA, Dains, A, Kobayashi, T, Sheeler, LL, Trannel, A, Holley, S et al.. Bat intrusions at a tertiary care center in Iowa, 2018-2020. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2021; :1-3. doi: 10.1017/ice.2021.355. PubMed PMID:34396947 .
  20. Curren, EJ, Lutgring, JD, Kabbani, S, Diekema, DJ, Gitterman, S, Lautenbach, E et al.. Advancing Diagnostic Stewardship for Healthcare-Associated Infections, Antibiotic Resistance, and Sepsis. Clin Infect Dis. 2022;74 (4):723-728. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciab672. PubMed PMID:34346494 .
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Jacqueline J Glover, PhD editorial board member Pediatric Ethicscope: the Journal of Pediatric Bioethics and Pediatric Ethics

Jacqueline J Glover PhD

The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

Dr. Glover is a Professor in the Department of Pediatrics and the Center for Bioethics and Humanities, and Director of the Humanities, Ethics and Professionalism (HEP) thread in the School of Medicine curriculum. Dr. Glover serves on the ethics committees and the ethics consult services at the University of Colorado Hospital and the Children’s Hospital Colorado as well as the research ethics consult service. She organizes the Clinical Ethics Leads from the Children’s Hospital and the University of Colorado Hospital in their Quality Improvement Efforts.

  1. Glover, JS, Ticer, TD, Engevik, MA. Profiling Antibiotic Resistance in Acinetobacter calcoaceticus. Antibiotics (Basel). 2022;11 (7):. doi: 10.3390/antibiotics11070978. PubMed PMID:35884232 PubMed Central PMC9312123.
  2. Glover, J, Lynn, C, Holzman, JBW, Germone, M, Talmi, A. Working toward Socially Responsive Recruitment Practices of Psychology Interns in an Academic Medical Center. J Pediatr Psychol. 2022; :. doi: 10.1093/jpepsy/jsac063. PubMed PMID:35877078 .
  3. Sarker, H, Panigrahi, R, Hardy, E, Glover, JNM, Elahi, S, Fernandez-Patron, C et al.. Glucocorticoids Bind to SARS-CoV-2 S1 at Multiple Sites Causing Cooperative Inhibition of SARS-CoV-2 S1 Interaction With ACE2. Front Immunol. 2022;13 :906687. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2022.906687. PubMed PMID:35784352 PubMed Central PMC9242398.
  4. Glover, JS, Browning, BD, Ticer, TD, Engevik, AC, Engevik, MA. Acinetobacter calcoaceticus is Well Adapted to Withstand Intestinal Stressors and Modulate the Gut Epithelium. Front Physiol. 2022;13 :880024. doi: 10.3389/fphys.2022.880024. PubMed PMID:35685287 PubMed Central PMC9170955.
  5. Glover, JS, Ticer, TD, Engevik, MA. Characterizing the mucin-degrading capacity of the human gut microbiota. Sci Rep. 2022;12 (1):8456. doi: 10.1038/s41598-022-11819-z. PubMed PMID:35589783 PubMed Central PMC9120202.
  6. Hsu, AT, Crawford, TC, Zhou, X, Safar, B, Efron, J, Atallah, C et al.. Decreasing Readmissions After Ileostomy Creation Through a Perioperative Quality Improvement Program. Dis Colon Rectum. 2022;65 (8):e797-e804. doi: 10.1097/DCR.0000000000002256. PubMed PMID:35421028 .
  7. Jiang, B, Murray, C, Cole, BL, Glover, JNM, Chan, GK, Deschenes, J et al.. Mutations of the DNA repair gene PNKP in a patient with microcephaly, seizures, and developmental delay (MCSZ) presenting with a high-grade brain tumor. Sci Rep. 2022;12 (1):5386. doi: 10.1038/s41598-022-09097-w. PubMed PMID:35354845 PubMed Central PMC8967877.
  8. Hribkova, H, Svoboda, O, Bartecku, E, Zelinkova, J, Horinkova, J, Lacinova, L et al.. Clozapine Reverses Dysfunction of Glutamatergic Neurons Derived From Clozapine-Responsive Schizophrenia Patients. Front Cell Neurosci. 2022;16 :830757. doi: 10.3389/fncel.2022.830757. PubMed PMID:35281293 PubMed Central PMC8904748.
  9. Moore, KS, Moore, R, Fulmer, DB, Guo, L, Gensemer, C, Stairley, R et al.. DCHS1, Lix1L, and the Septin Cytoskeleton: Molecular and Developmental Etiology of Mitral Valve Prolapse. J Cardiovasc Dev Dis. 2022;9 (2):. doi: 10.3390/jcdd9020062. PubMed PMID:35200715 PubMed Central PMC8874669.
  10. Diaz, C, Glover, JC. The Vestibular Column in the Mouse: A Rhombomeric Perspective. Front Neuroanat. 2021;15 :806815. doi: 10.3389/fnana.2021.806815. PubMed PMID:35173589 PubMed Central PMC8842660.
  11. Han, DS, Bock, ME, Glover, JJ, Vemulakonda, VM. Outcomes of dialysis in neonates with anuric end-stage renal disease at birth: ethical considerations. J Perinatol. 2022;42 (7):920-924. doi: 10.1038/s41372-022-01328-2. PubMed PMID:35121797 .
  12. Del-Pozo, J, Headon, DJ, Glover, JD, Azar, A, Schuepbach-Mallepell, S, Bhutta, MF et al.. The EDA-deficient mouse has Zymbal's gland hypoplasia and acute otitis externa. Dis Model Mech. 2022;15 (3):. doi: 10.1242/dmm.049034. PubMed PMID:35107126 PubMed Central PMC8990926.
  13. Zeini, D, Glover, JC, Knudsen, KD, Nyström, B. Influence of Lysine and TRITC Conjugation on the Size and Structure of Dextran Nanoconjugates with Potential for Biomolecule Delivery to Neurons. ACS Appl Bio Mater. 2021;4 (9):6832-6842. doi: 10.1021/acsabm.1c00544. PubMed PMID:35006983 .
  14. Li, J, Glover, JD, Zhang, H, Peng, M, Tan, J, Mallick, CB et al.. Limb development genes underlie variation in human fingerprint patterns. Cell. 2022;185 (1):95-112.e18. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2021.12.008. PubMed PMID:34995520 PubMed Central PMC8740935.
  15. Fultz, R, Ticer, T, Glover, J, Stripe, L, Engevik, MA. Select Streptococci Can Degrade Candida Mannan To Facilitate Growth. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2022;88 (4):e0223721. doi: 10.1128/aem.02237-21. PubMed PMID:34936835 PubMed Central PMC8863070.
  16. Morningstar, JE, Gensemer, C, Moore, R, Fulmer, D, Beck, TC, Wang, C et al.. Mitral Valve Prolapse Induces Regionalized Myocardial Fibrosis. J Am Heart Assoc. 2021;10 (24):e022332. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.121.022332. PubMed PMID:34873924 PubMed Central PMC9075228.
  17. Glover, J, Ariefdjohan, M, Fritsch, SL. #KidsAnxiety and the Digital World. Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am. 2022;31 (1):71-90. doi: 10.1016/j.chc.2021.06.004. PubMed PMID:34801156 .
  18. Szabo, A, Akkouh, IA, Vandenberghe, M, Osete, JR, Hughes, T, Heine, V et al.. A human iPSC-astroglia neurodevelopmental model reveals divergent transcriptomic patterns in schizophrenia. Transl Psychiatry. 2021;11 (1):554. doi: 10.1038/s41398-021-01681-4. PubMed PMID:34716291 PubMed Central PMC8556332.
  19. George, J, Glover, JP, Gore, J, Crow, WD, Reddy, GVP. Biology, Ecology, and Pest Management of the Tarnished Plant Bug, Lygus lineolaris (Palisot de Beauvois) in Southern Row Crops. Insects. 2021;12 (9):. doi: 10.3390/insects12090807. PubMed PMID:34564247 PubMed Central PMC8465932.
  20. Glover, J, Besley, E. A high-throughput screening of metal-organic framework based membranes for biogas upgrading. Faraday Discuss. 2021;231 (0):235-257. doi: 10.1039/d1fd00005e. PubMed PMID:34517410 .
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John Lantos, MD editorial board member Pediatric Ethicscope: the Journal of Pediatric Bioethics and Pediatric Ethics

John D. Lantos MD

University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine

A former President of the American Society of Bioethics and Humanities, Dr. Lantos is the founding director of the Children’s Mercy Bioethics Center, and was the inaugural holder of the John B. Francis Chair in Bioethics at the Center for Practical Bioethics. He is currently the Director of Pediatric Bioethics at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, where he is also a Professor of Pediatrics. Dr. Lantos spent 20 years on the faculty of The University of Chicago’s Pritzker School of Medicine, is an advisor to the American Academy of Pediatrics on bioethics, and a former associate editor of three journals; he has published five books and over 250 journal articles and book chapters in the eld of bioethics.

  1. Lantos, J, Barta, Z, Nagy, A, Vincze, R, Füle, K, Bihari, K et al.. A case study of acute oropharyngeal palsy concomitant with diabetic ketoacidosis. Ideggyogy Sz. 2022;75 (7-08):275-278. doi: 10.18071/isz.75.0275. PubMed PMID:35916614 .
  2. Shapiro, JP, Anspacher, M, Madrigal, V, Lantos, JD. Disposition Decisions in Cases of Medical Complexity and Health Inequity. Pediatrics. 2022;150 (2):. doi: 10.1542/peds.2021-055558. PubMed PMID:35909152 .
  3. Furák, J, Barta, Z, Lantos, J, Németh, T, Pécsy, B, Buzás, A et al.. Intubálással biztosított spontán légzés módszerével elvégzett sublobaris tüdőreszekciók korai műtét utáni eredményei. Új műtéti eljárás. Magy Seb. 2022;75 (2):117-120. doi: 10.1556/1046.2022.20005. PubMed PMID:35895541 .
  4. Tekleab, AM, Lantos, JD. Ethics knowledge, attitudes, and experiences of tertiary care pediatricians in Ethiopia. BMC Med Ethics. 2022;23 (1):76. doi: 10.1186/s12910-022-00812-w. PubMed PMID:35869472 PubMed Central PMC9308339.
  5. Dominic, D, Janvier, A, Lantos, J. Ethical and scientific complexity in debates about COVID vaccination in children. Acta Paediatr. 2022; :. doi: 10.1111/apa.16480. PubMed PMID:35841290 PubMed Central PMC9349718.
  6. Ennis, BJ, Reed, DJ, Lantos, JD. Current controversies in neonatal resuscitation. Semin Perinatol. 2022; :151627. doi: 10.1016/j.semperi.2022.151627. PubMed PMID:35718663 .
  7. Furák, J, Németh, T, Lantos, J, Fabó, C, Géczi, T, Zombori-Tóth, N et al.. Perioperative Systemic Inflammation in Lung Cancer Surgery. Front Surg. 2022;9 :883322. doi: 10.3389/fsurg.2022.883322. PubMed PMID:35669251 PubMed Central PMC9163434.
  8. Lantos, JD. The moral risk of methodological purity. Acta Paediatr. 2022;111 (8):1474-1475. doi: 10.1111/apa.16382. PubMed PMID:35644935 .
  9. Lantos, JD. Ethics of care for the micropreemies. Just because we can, should we?. Semin Fetal Neonatal Med. 2022;27 (2):101343. doi: 10.1016/j.siny.2022.101343. PubMed PMID:35514009 .
  10. Lantos, J, Németh, T, Barta, Z, Szabó, Z, Paróczai, D, Varga, E et al.. Pathophysiological Advantages of Spontaneous Ventilation. Front Surg. 2022;9 :822560. doi: 10.3389/fsurg.2022.822560. PubMed PMID:35360436 PubMed Central PMC8963892.
  11. Janvier, A, Barrington, K, Lantos, J. Next generation sequencing in neonatology: what does it mean for the next generation?. Hum Genet. 2022;141 (5):1027-1034. doi: 10.1007/s00439-022-02438-9. PubMed PMID:35348890 .
  12. Fabo, C, Oszlanyi, A, Lantos, J, Rarosi, F, Horvath, T, Barta, Z et al.. Non-intubated Thoracoscopic Surgery-Tips and Tricks From Anesthesiological Aspects: A Mini Review. Front Surg. 2021;8 :818456. doi: 10.3389/fsurg.2021.818456. PubMed PMID:35223971 PubMed Central PMC8873170.
  13. Federico, CA, Heagerty, PJ, Lantos, J, O'Rourke, P, Rahimzadeh, V, Sugarman, J et al.. Ethical and epistemic issues in the design and conduct of pragmatic stepped-wedge cluster randomized clinical trials. Contemp Clin Trials. 2022;115 :106703. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2022.106703. PubMed PMID:35176501 PubMed Central PMC9272561.
  14. Furák, J, Barta, Z, Lantos, J, Ottlakán, A, Németh, T, Pécsy, B et al.. Better intraoperative cardiopulmonary stability and similar postoperative results of spontaneous ventilation combined with intubation than non-intubated thoracic surgery. Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;70 (6):559-565. doi: 10.1007/s11748-021-01768-1. PubMed PMID:34985733 .
  15. Lantos, JD, Yeh, HW, Raza, F, Connelly, M, Goggin, K, Sullivant, SA et al.. Suicide Risk in Adolescents During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Pediatrics. 2022;149 (2):. doi: 10.1542/peds.2021-053486. PubMed PMID:34977942 .
  16. Cleary, JP, Janvier, A, Farlow, B, Weaver, M, Hammel, J, Lantos, J et al.. Cardiac Interventions for Patients With Trisomy 13 and Trisomy 18: Experience, Ethical Issues, Communication, and the Case for Individualized Family-Centered Care. World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg. 2022;13 (1):72-76. doi: 10.1177/21501351211044132. PubMed PMID:34919485 .
  17. Hubbard, DK, Davis, P, Willis, T, Raza, F, Carter, BS, Lantos, JD et al.. Trauma-informed care and ethics consultation in the NICU. Semin Perinatol. 2022;46 (3):151527. doi: 10.1016/j.semperi.2021.151527. PubMed PMID:34895926 .
  18. Lantos, JD. Ethical implications of the shifting borderline of viability. Semin Perinatol. 2022;46 (2):151531. doi: 10.1016/j.semperi.2021.151531. PubMed PMID:34836665 .
  19. Lantos, JD. A Look Back at Bioethics: William L. Meadow, 1948-2019. Neoreviews. 2021;22 (11):e719-e721. doi: 10.1542/neo.22-11-e719. PubMed PMID:34725136 .
  20. Cherestal, B, Lantos, JD, Lewis, T. Grappling With Racial Health Inequity in Pediatric Cardiology. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2021;14 (10):e008099. doi: 10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.121.008099. PubMed PMID:34551589 .
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Mark Mercurio, MD, MA editorial board member Pediatric Ethicscope: the Journal of Pediatric Bioethics and Pediatric Ethics

Mark Mercurio MD, MA

Yale University School of Medicine

Dr. Mercurio is a Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatology) and Chief of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine; he is the Director of the Program for Biomedical Ethics at the Yale School of Medicine, and Director of the Yale Pediatrics Ethics Program. Dr. Mercurio oversees the ethics education of Yale medical students, and participates in ethics education for attending physicians, fellows, residents, nurses, and physician associate students. He has more than 25 years of experience as a clinical neonatologist, actively involved in the training of fellows and residents in the Newborn ICU, and over 20 years’ experience in clinical ethics consultation in pediatrics and adult medicine.

  1. Corona, K, Cerciello, S, Vasso, M, Toro, G, D'Ambrosi, R, Pola, E et al.. Age over 50 does not predict results in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Orthop Rev (Pavia). 2022;14 (2):37310. doi: 10.52965/001c.37310. PubMed PMID:35909418 PubMed Central PMC9329056.
  2. Mercurio, M, Galasso, O, Familiari, F, Iannò, B, Bruno, CF, Castioni, D et al.. Trend of Perioperative CRP (C-Reactive Protein) Levels in Non-Infected Total Knee Arthroplasty. Orthop Rev (Pavia). 2022;14 (4):36589. doi: 10.52965/001c.36589. PubMed PMID:35782199 PubMed Central PMC9242728.
  3. Mercurio, M, Castioni, D, Cosentino, O, Familiari, F, Iannò, B, Gasparini, G et al.. Revision surgery for periprosthetic elbow infection: eradication rate, complications, and functional outcomes-a systematic review. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2022; :. doi: 10.1007/s00402-022-04512-3. PubMed PMID:35776175 .
  4. Ciolli, G, Proietti, L, Mercurio, M, Corona, K, Maccauro, G, Schiavone Panni, A et al.. Return to sport following distal femur osteotomy: a systematic review. Orthop Rev (Pavia). 2022;14 (2):33774. doi: 10.52965/001c.33774. PubMed PMID:35774926 PubMed Central PMC9239358.
  5. Mercurio, M, Gasparini, G, Familiari, F, Castioni, D, Galasso, O. Outcomes of Bi-unicompartmental Versus Total Knee Arthroplasty for the Treatment of Medial and Lateral Knee Osteoarthritis: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Comparative Studies. Indian J Orthop. 2022;56 (6):963-972. doi: 10.1007/s43465-022-00628-1. PubMed PMID:35669030 PubMed Central PMC9123098.
  6. de Filippis, R, Mercurio, M, Spina, G, De Fazio, P, Segura-Garcia, C, Familiari, F et al.. Antidepressants and Vertebral and Hip Risk Fracture: An Updated Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Healthcare (Basel). 2022;10 (5):. doi: 10.3390/healthcare10050803. PubMed PMID:35627940 PubMed Central PMC9140335.
  7. Mercurio, MR. Priorities, Professional Humility, and Communication in the Setting of Medical Uncertainty. Pediatrics. 2022;149 (6):. doi: 10.1542/peds.2022-056737. PubMed PMID:35603513 .
  8. Prigioniero, A, Zuzolo, D, Niinemets, Ü, Postiglione, A, Mercurio, M, Izzo, F et al.. Particulate matter and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon uptake in relation to leaf surface functional traits in Mediterranean evergreens: Potentials for air phytoremediation. J Hazard Mater. 2022;435 :129029. doi: 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2022.129029. PubMed PMID:35525010 .
  9. Havlik, JL, Mercurio, MR, Hull, SC. The Case for Ethical Efficiency: A System That Has Run Out of Time. Hastings Cent Rep. 2022;52 (2):14-20. doi: 10.1002/hast.1351. PubMed PMID:35476354 .
  10. Mercurio, M, Gasparini, G, Sanzo, V, Familiari, F, Castioni, D, Galasso, O et al.. Cemented Total Knee Arthroplasty Shows Less Blood Loss but a Higher Rate of Aseptic Loosening Compared With Cementless Fixation: An Updated Meta-Analysis of Comparative Studies. J Arthroplasty. 2022; :. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2022.04.013. PubMed PMID:35452802 .
  11. Tolchin, B, Bruce, L, Mercurio, M, Latham, SR. A Hub and Spoke Model for Improving Access and Standardizing Ethics Consultations Across a Large Healthcare System. Am J Bioeth. 2022;22 (4):42-45. doi: 10.1080/15265161.2022.2044551. PubMed PMID:35420520 .
  12. Gasparini, G, Castioni, D, Spina, G, Familiari, F, Galasso, O, Mercurio, M et al.. The use of a surgical helmet system with a high-efficiency particulate air filter as possible protection equipment during the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic: a double-blinded randomized control study. Int Orthop. 2022;46 (6):1233-1240. doi: 10.1007/s00264-022-05371-8. PubMed PMID:35292837 PubMed Central PMC8923968.
  13. Mercurio, M, Corona, K, Galasso, O, Cerciello, S, Morris, BJ, Guerra, G et al.. Soccer players show the highest seasonal groin pain prevalence and the longest time loss from sport among 500 athletes from major team sports. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2022;30 (6):2149-2157. doi: 10.1007/s00167-022-06924-5. PubMed PMID:35258646 .
  14. Drago, MJ, Shabanova, V, Hochreiter, D, Grossman, M, Mercurio, M. Does Maternal Incarceration Impact Infants with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome?. Matern Child Health J. 2022;26 (5):1095-1103. doi: 10.1007/s10995-021-03356-4. PubMed PMID:35088297 .
  15. Robustelli Test, E, Sena, P, Locatelli, AG, Carugno, A, di Mercurio, M, Moggio, E et al.. RNAscope in situ hybridization and RT-PCR for detection of SARS-CoV-2 in chilblain-like lesions: A clinical, laboratory and histopathological study. Pediatr Dermatol. 2022;39 (1):77-83. doi: 10.1111/pde.14903. PubMed PMID:34989043 .
  16. Aresta, A, Cotugno, P, De Vietro, N, Longo, C, Mercurio, M, Ferriol, P et al.. Volatile Organic Compounds, Indole, and Biogenic Amines Assessment in Two Mediterranean Irciniidae (Porifera, Demospongiae). Mar Drugs. 2021;19 (12):. doi: 10.3390/md19120711. PubMed PMID:34940710 PubMed Central PMC8706640.
  17. Tolchin, B, Latham, SR, Bruce, L, Ferrante, LE, Kraschel, K, Jubanyik, K et al.. Reflections on New Evidence on Crisis Standards of Care in the COVID-19 Pandemic. J Clin Ethics. 2021;32 (4):358-360. . PubMed PMID:34928864 .
  18. Werner, KM, Mercurio, MR. Ethical considerations in the use of artificial womb/placenta technology. Semin Perinatol. 2022;46 (3):151521. doi: 10.1016/j.semperi.2021.151521. PubMed PMID:34893338 .
  19. Cerciello, S, Corona, K, Morris, BJ, Proietti, L, Mercurio, M, Cattaneo, S et al.. Hybrid coracoclavicular and acromioclavicular reconstruction in chronic acromioclavicular joint dislocations yields good functional and radiographic results. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2022;30 (6):2084-2091. doi: 10.1007/s00167-021-06790-7. PubMed PMID:34841469 .
  20. Rotondo, E, Galimberti, D, Mercurio, M, Giardinieri, G, Forti, S, Vimercati, R et al.. Caregiver Tele-Assistance for Reduction of Emotional Distress During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Psychological Support to Caregivers of People with Dementia: The Italian Experience. J Alzheimers Dis. 2022;85 (3):1045-1052. doi: 10.3233/JAD-215185. PubMed PMID:34806608 .
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Christine Mitchell, RN, MS, MTS, FAAN editorial board member Pediatric Ethicscope: the Journal of Pediatric Bioethics and Pediatric Ethics

Christine Mitchell RN, MS, MTS, FAAN

Harvard Medical School

Christine Mitchell, executive director of the Center for Bioethics at Harvard Medical School, founded the ethics program at Boston Children’s Hospital, directed the ethics consultation service, and led the Ethics Advisory Committee for 30 years. She is an elected Fellow of the American Academy of Nurses, and has served on numerous national committees and commissions, including the American Society for Bioethics and Humanities’ Clinical Ethics Consultation Committee and, most recently, the Ethical, Legal, and Social Aspects Committee for the Human Brain Project funded by the European Commission.  She lectures nationally and internationally on issues in clinical ethics.  Her published work includes documentary filmmaking, a regular series for The Journal of Clinical Ethics, and broad publications in the bioethics and popular literature.

  1. Negrazis, L, Kidd, KA, Erdozain, M, Emilson, E, Mitchell, CPJ, Gray, M et al.. Effects of forest management on mercury bioaccumulation and biomagnification along the river continuum. Environ Pollut. 2022; :119810. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2022.119810. PubMed PMID:35940481 .
  2. Kirkpatrick, A, Onyeze, C, Kartchner, D, Allegri, S, An, DN, McCoy, K et al.. Optimizations for Computing Relatedness in Biomedical Heterogeneous Information Networks: SemNet 2.0. Big Data Cogn Comput. 2022;6 (1):. doi: 10.3390/bdcc6010027. PubMed PMID:35936510 PubMed Central PMC9351549.
  3. Nguyen, NTT, Kurtovic, K, Mitchell, C, Evangelista, M, Del Valle, R, McWay Boling, S et al.. Improving treatment of severe hypertension in pregnancy and postpartum using a hypertensive pathway. Pregnancy Hypertens. 2022;30 :1-6. doi: 10.1016/j.preghy.2022.07.007. PubMed PMID:35930962 .
  4. Mitchell, CJ, Johnson, TS, Deber, CM. Transmembrane peptide effects on bacterial membrane integrity and organization. Biophys J. 2022; :. doi: 10.1016/j.bpj.2022.07.026. PubMed PMID:35923102 .
  5. Melvin, ZE, Dhirani, H, Mitchell, C, Davenport, TRB, Blount, JD, Georgiev, AV et al.. Methodological confounds of measuring urinary oxidative stress in wild animals. Ecol Evol. 2022;12 (7):e9115. doi: 10.1002/ece3.9115. PubMed PMID:35866020 PubMed Central PMC9288928.
  6. Balch, WM, Drapeau, DT, Bowler, BC, Record, NR, Bates, NR, Pinkham, S et al.. Changing Hydrographic, Biogeochemical, and Acidification Properties in the Gulf of Maine as Measured by the Gulf of Maine North Atlantic Time Series, GNATS, Between 1998 and 2018. J Geophys Res Biogeosci. 2022;127 (6):e2022JG006790. doi: 10.1029/2022JG006790. PubMed PMID:35865236 PubMed Central PMC9287075.
  7. Mitchell, CW, Czajewski, I, van Aalten, DMF. Bioinformatic prediction of putative conveyers of O-GlcNAc Transferase intellectual disability. J Biol Chem. 2022; :102276. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.102276. PubMed PMID:35863433 .
  8. Conner, C, Mitchell, C, Jahn, J, End Police Violence Collective. Advancing Public Health Interventions to Address the Harms of the Carceral System: A Policy Statement adopted by the American Public Health Association, October 2021. Med Care. 2022; :. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001756. PubMed PMID:35848739 .
  9. Allegri, SA, McCoy, K, Mitchell, CS. CompositeView: A Network-Based Visualization Tool. Big Data Cogn Comput. 2022;6 (2):. doi: 10.3390/bdcc6020066. PubMed PMID:35847767 PubMed Central PMC9281616.
  10. Kartchner, D, Nakajima An, D, Ren, W, Zhang, C, Mitchell, CS. Rule-Enhanced Active Learning for Semi-Automated Weak Supervision. Artif Intell. 2022;3 (1):211-228. doi: 10.3390/ai3010013. PubMed PMID:35845102 PubMed Central PMC9281613.
  11. Gard, AM, Brooks-Gunn, J, McLanahan, SS, Mitchell, C, Monk, CS, Hyde, LW et al.. Deadly gun violence, neighborhood collective efficacy, and adolescent neurobehavioral outcomes. PNAS Nexus. 2022;1 (3):pgac061. doi: 10.1093/pnasnexus/pgac061. PubMed PMID:35837024 PubMed Central PMC9272173.
  12. Roberts, AG, Peckins, MK, Gard, AM, Hein, TC, Hardi, FA, Mitchell, C et al.. Amygdala reactivity during socioemotional processing and cortisol reactivity to a psychosocial stressor. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 2022;144 :105855. doi: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2022.105855. PubMed PMID:35835021 .
  13. Trang, NL, Robinson-Warner, G, Karavatas, SG, Laurence, B, Laurence, S, Cheek, A et al.. Fear of COVID-19 among dental students at a Historically Black College and University (HBCU). J Am Coll Health. 2022; :1-4. doi: 10.1080/07448481.2022.2100997. PubMed PMID:35834779 .
  14. Chantarat, T, Rogers, TB, Mitchell, CR, Ko, MJ. Perceptions of workplace climate and diversity, equity, and inclusion within health services and policy research. Health Serv Res. 2022; :. doi: 10.1111/1475-6773.14032. PubMed PMID:35808931 .
  15. Boulanger-Lapointe, N, Ágústsdóttir, K, Barrio, IC, Defourneaux, M, Finnsdóttir, R, Jónsdóttir, IS et al.. Herbivore species coexistence in changing rangeland ecosystems: First high resolution national open-source and open-access ensemble models for Iceland. Sci Total Environ. 2022;845 :157140. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2022.157140. PubMed PMID:35803416 .
  16. Wong, WW, Hillman, DW, Daniels, TB, Vargas, CE, Rwigema, JC, Corbin, KS et al.. A Phase II prospective study of hypofractionated proton therapy of prostate and pelvic lymph nodes: Acute effects on patient-reported quality of life. Prostate. 2022; :. doi: 10.1002/pros.24408. PubMed PMID:35789497 .
  17. Wright, CJ, Hindley, NP, Alexander, MJ, Barlow, M, Hoffmann, L, Mitchell, CN et al.. Surface-to-space atmospheric waves from Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai eruption. Nature. 2022; :. doi: 10.1038/s41586-022-05012-5. PubMed PMID:35772670 .
  18. Trigos, AS, Pasam, A, Banks, P, Wallace, R, Guo, C, Keam, S et al.. Tumor immune microenvironment of primary prostate cancer with and without germline mutations in homologous recombination repair genes. J Immunother Cancer. 2022;10 (6):. doi: 10.1136/jitc-2021-003744. PubMed PMID:35764368 PubMed Central PMC9240881.
  19. Corrales, AJ, Arredondo, AV, Flores, AA, Duvak, CL, Mitchell, CL, Spezia, R et al.. Thermochemical Studies of Ni(II) and Zn(II) Ternary Complexes using Ion Mobility-Mass Spectrometry. J Vis Exp. 2022; (184):. doi: 10.3791/63722. PubMed PMID:35758714 .
  20. Flood, MP, Jain, A, Mitchell, C, Hewitt, C, Ramsay, R, Michael, M et al.. The impact of molecular and mismatch repair status on the survival outcomes of surgically treated patients with colorectal peritoneal metastases. Eur J Surg Oncol. 2022; :. doi: 10.1016/j.ejso.2022.06.014. PubMed PMID:35750576 .
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Jonathan D Moreno, PhD editorial board member Pediatric Ethicscope: the Journal of Pediatric Bioethics and Pediatric Ethics

Jonathan D. Moreno PhD

The University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

Dr. Moreno is a Professor of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, of History and Sociology of Science, and of Philosophy. He is an elected member of the National Academy of Medicine, is a National Associate of the National Research Council, and is the U.S. member of the UNESCO International Bioethics Committee. Dr. Moreno is widely published, and has given invited testimony for both houses of congress. In 2008-09 he served as a member of President Barack Obama’s transition team, where he served as a senior staff member of the presidential advisory commission on bioethics, a post he has held with two previous administrations.

  1. Oguntuyo, K, Schuftan, D, Guo, J, Simmons, D, Bhagavan, D, Moreno, JD et al.. Robust, Automated Analysis of Electrophysiology in Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Micro-Heart Muscle for Drug Toxicity. Tissue Eng Part C Methods. 2022; :. doi: 10.1089/ten.tec.2022.0053. PubMed PMID:35925789 .
  2. Patiño, JEP, Moreno, JLB, Matos, YR, Ortega, JA, Puértolas, OC, Muñoz, RC et al.. Effectiveness of a training intervention to improve the management of vertigo in primary care: a multicentre cluster-randomised trial, VERTAP. Trials. 2022;23 (1):608. doi: 10.1186/s13063-022-06548-7. PubMed PMID:35906606 PubMed Central PMC9335455.
  3. Vázquez-Carballo, C, Herencia, C, Guerrero-Hue, M, García-Caballero, C, Rayego-Mateos, S, Morgado-Pascual, JL et al.. Role of Toll-like receptor 4 in intravascular hemolysis-mediated injury. J Pathol. 2022; :. doi: 10.1002/path.5995. PubMed PMID:35903022 .
  4. Torres, I, Parra, A, Moreno, JM. Effects of spatial distance and woody plant cover on beta diversity point to dispersal limitation as a driver of community assembly during postfire succession in a Mediterranean shrubland. Ecol Evol. 2022;12 (7):e9130. doi: 10.1002/ece3.9130. PubMed PMID:35898419 PubMed Central PMC9309027.
  5. Trius-Soler, M, Bersano-Reyes, PA, Góngora, C, Lamuela-Raventós, RM, Nieto, G, Moreno, JJ et al.. Association of phenylthiocarbamide perception with anthropometric variables and intake and liking for bitter vegetables. Genes Nutr. 2022;17 (1):12. doi: 10.1186/s12263-022-00715-w. PubMed PMID:35896963 PubMed Central PMC9331802.
  6. Moreno, JC, Stange, C. Heterologous complementation in bacteria for functional analysis of genes encoding carotenoid biosynthetic enzymes. Methods Enzymol. 2022;671 :471-488. doi: 10.1016/bs.mie.2022.03.013. PubMed PMID:35878990 .
  7. Herrera-Valenzuela, D, Sinovas-Alonso, I, Moreno, JC, Gil-Agudo, Á, Del-Ama, AJ. Derivation of the Gait Deviation Index for Spinal Cord Injury. Front Bioeng Biotechnol. 2022;10 :874074. doi: 10.3389/fbioe.2022.874074. PubMed PMID:35875486 PubMed Central PMC9299068.
  8. Mi, J, Moreno, JC, Alagoz, Y, Liew, KX, Balakrishna, A, Zheng, X et al.. Ultra-high performance liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry analysis of plant apocarotenoids. Methods Enzymol. 2022;670 :285-309. doi: 10.1016/bs.mie.2021.10.012. PubMed PMID:35871839 .
  9. Figueiredo, J, Fernandes, PN, Moreno, JC, Santos, CP. Feedback-Error Learning for time-effective gait trajectory tracking in wearable exoskeletons. Anat Rec (Hoboken). 2022; :. doi: 10.1002/ar.25031. PubMed PMID:35869906 .
  10. Lamata Cotanda, F, Freire Campo, JM, Labrador, JRR, Moreno, JMM, Navarro, FM, Romero, LG et al.. [A national program for the Spanish Health System of the 21th Century. Relaunching the Century-Old National School of Public Health]. Gac Sanit. 2022; :. doi: 10.1016/j.gaceta.2022.03.008. PubMed PMID:35843768 .
  11. Coffey, A, Moreno, J, Lenards, N, Hunzeker, A, Tobler, M. A survey of medical dosimetrists' perceptions of efficiency and consistency of auto-contouring software. Med Dosim. 2022; :. doi: 10.1016/j.meddos.2022.05.003. PubMed PMID:35842363 .
  12. Goetz, AR, Jindal, I, Moreno, JP, Puyau, MR, Adolph, AL, Musaad, S et al.. The Role of Sleep and Eating Patterns in Adiposity Gain among Preschool-Aged Children. Am J Clin Nutr. 2022; :. doi: 10.1093/ajcn/nqac197. PubMed PMID:35833269 .
  13. Marqués-Marchán, J, Fernandez-Roldan, JA, Bran, C, Puttock, R, Barton, C, Moreno, JA et al.. Distinguishing Local Demagnetization Contribution to the Magnetization Process in Multisegmented Nanowires. Nanomaterials (Basel). 2022;12 (12):. doi: 10.3390/nano12121968. PubMed PMID:35745306 PubMed Central PMC9229024.
  14. Metzinger, L, Moreno, JA, Metzinger-Le Meuth, V. The Role of Non-Coding RNAs in Kidney Diseases. Int J Mol Sci. 2022;23 (12):. doi: 10.3390/ijms23126624. PubMed PMID:35743064 PubMed Central PMC9224209.
  15. Solana, JC, Chicharro, C, García, E, Aguado, B, Moreno, J, Requena, JM et al.. Assembly of a Large Collection of Maxicircle Sequences and Their Usefulness for Leishmania Taxonomy and Strain Typing. Genes (Basel). 2022;13 (6):. doi: 10.3390/genes13061070. PubMed PMID:35741832 PubMed Central PMC9222942.
  16. Hidalgo, N, Moreno, JJ, García-Rubio, I, Campos, J. Enhanced Dihydrogen Activation by Mononuclear Iridium(II) Compounds: A Mechanistic Study. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2022; :e202206831. doi: 10.1002/anie.202206831. PubMed PMID:35737594 .
  17. Calderon-Dominguez, M, Trejo-Gutierrez, E, González-Rovira, A, Beltrán-Camacho, L, Rojas-Torres, M, Eslava-Alcón, S et al.. Serum microRNAs targeting ACE2 and RAB14 genes distinguish asymptomatic from critical COVID-19 patients. Mol Ther Nucleic Acids. 2022;29 :76-87. doi: 10.1016/j.omtn.2022.06.006. PubMed PMID:35721225 PubMed Central PMC9188110.
  18. Rodrigo-Calvo, M, Archilla, I, Alos, S, Vidal-Robau, N, Saez de Gordoa, K, Moreno, J et al.. Retrorectal hamartoma cyst (tailgut cyst) in a young man. Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2022; :. doi: 10.1016/j.gastrohep.2022.06.004. PubMed PMID:35718015 .
  19. Lu, Y, Mann, CA, Nolan, S, Collins, JA, Parker, E, Papa, J et al.. 1,3-Dioxane-Linked Novel Bacterial Topoisomerase Inhibitors: Expanding Structural Diversity and the Antibacterial Spectrum. ACS Med Chem Lett. 2022;13 (6):955-963. doi: 10.1021/acsmedchemlett.2c00111. PubMed PMID:35707162 PubMed Central PMC9189870.
  20. Lora-Millan, JS, Moreno, JC, Rocon, E. Coordination Between Partial Robotic Exoskeletons and Human Gait: A Comprehensive Review on Control Strategies. Front Bioeng Biotechnol. 2022;10 :842294. doi: 10.3389/fbioe.2022.842294. PubMed PMID:35694226 PubMed Central PMC9174608.
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Lainie Ross, MD, PhD editorial board member Pediatric Ethicscope: the Journal of Pediatric Bioethics and Pediatric Ethics

Lainie Ross MD, PhD

The University of Chicago Medicine

Dr. Ross is a trained philosopher and a practicing pediatrician. She is the Carolyn and Matthew Bucksbaum Professor of Clinical Medical Ethics, an Associate Director of MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, and co-director of the Ethics Consultation Service, providing both clinical and research ethics consultation. Dr. Ross serves on the Secretary’s Advisory Committee on Human Research Protections (SACHRP) and as the chair of the American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Bioethics Executive Committee. A frequent lecturer at national and international conferences, Dr. Ross has written more than 100 research articles, and published two books on pediatric ethics, with a third forthcoming.

  1. Ross, LS. EDITORIAL COMMENT. Urology. 2022;166 :158. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2022.01.063. PubMed PMID:35908838 .
  2. Bell, TR, Sprague, BN, Ross, LA. Longitudinal associations of pain and cognitive decline in community-dwelling older adults. Psychol Aging. 2022; :. doi: 10.1037/pag0000699. PubMed PMID:35901382 .
  3. MacKinnon, KR, Kia, H, Salway, T, Ashley, F, Lacombe-Duncan, A, Abramovich, A et al.. Health Care Experiences of Patients Discontinuing or Reversing Prior Gender-Affirming Treatments. JAMA Netw Open. 2022;5 (7):e2224717. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.24717. PubMed PMID:35877120 .
  4. Ross, LF. A festschrift in memory of Robert M. Veatch. Theor Med Bioeth. 2022; :. doi: 10.1007/s11017-022-09571-6. PubMed PMID:35859088 .
  5. Uddin, SA, Roma, K, Ross, L, Hanna, G, Drazin, D, Kim, TT et al.. Extensive spontaneous cervical epidural hematoma due to oral anticoagulant (dabigatran) successfully treated with reversal agent idarucizumab alone. Surg Neurol Int. 2022;13 :259. doi: 10.25259/SNI_929_2021. PubMed PMID:35855155 PubMed Central PMC9282756.
  6. Collins, KA, Ross, LM, Slentz, CA, Huffman, KM, Kraus, WE. Differential Effects of Amount, Intensity, and Mode of Exercise Training on Insulin Sensitivity and Glucose Homeostasis: A Narrative Review. Sports Med Open. 2022;8 (1):90. doi: 10.1186/s40798-022-00480-5. PubMed PMID:35834023 PubMed Central PMC9283590.
  7. Ross, LF. The philosopher as partner: an introduction to the scholarship of Robert M. Veatch. Theor Med Bioeth. 2022; :. doi: 10.1007/s11017-022-09572-5. PubMed PMID:35831560 PubMed Central PMC9281290.
  8. Barack, DL, Miller, EK, Moore, CI, Packer, AM, Pessoa, L, Ross, LN et al.. A call for more clarity around causality in neuroscience. Trends Neurosci. 2022; :. doi: 10.1016/j.tins.2022.06.003. PubMed PMID:35810023 .
  9. Pfeifer, CE, Ross, LM, Weber, SR, Sui, X, Blair, SN. Are flexibility and muscle-strengthening activities associated with functional limitation?. Sports Med Health Sci. 2022;4 (2):95-100. doi: 10.1016/j.smhs.2022.03.001. PubMed PMID:35782278 PubMed Central PMC9219252.
  10. Bonafiglia, JT, Swinton, PA, Ross, R, Johannsen, NM, Martin, CK, Church, TS et al.. Interindividual Differences in Trainability and Moderators of Cardiorespiratory Fitness, Waist Circumference, and Body Mass Responses: A Large-Scale Individual Participant Data Meta-analysis. Sports Med. 2022; :. doi: 10.1007/s40279-022-01725-9. PubMed PMID:35781787 .
  11. Corrigan, MM, Gandhi, N, Moore, T, Ragucci, K, Ross, L, Steinkopf, M et al.. The Bridging Pharmacy Education and Practice Summit: A Unique Convening With Purpose. Am J Pharm Educ. 2022;86 (5):9195. doi: 10.5688/ajpe9195. PubMed PMID:35764415 .
  12. Balistreri, WF, Daniels, SR, Welch, TR, Long, SS, Jobe, AH, deRegnier, RA et al.. The Journal of Pediatrics Turns 90! A Perspective on Progress, Opportunities, and Challenges. J Pediatr. 2022;246 :235-241. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2022.04.034. PubMed PMID:35750393 .
  13. Montanaro, A, Kitara, S, Cerretani, E, Marchesini, M, Rompietti, C, Pagliaro, L et al.. Identification of an Epi-metabolic dependency on EHMT2/G9a in T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Cell Death Dis. 2022;13 (6):551. doi: 10.1038/s41419-022-05002-5. PubMed PMID:35710782 PubMed Central PMC9203761.
  14. Ross, L, Hassett, C, Brown, P, Spurgeon, E, Mathew, R, Bal, G et al.. Gender Representation Among Physician Authors of American Academy of Neurology Clinical Practice Guidelines. Neurology. 2022; :. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000200567. PubMed PMID:35680419 .
  15. Bernier, T, Shah, A, Ross, LE, Logie, CH, Seto, E. The needs and preferences of Eastern Canadian sex workers in mitigating occupational health and safety risks through the use of Information and Communication Technologies: A qualitative study. PLoS One. 2022;17 (6):e0269730. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0269730. PubMed PMID:35675347 PubMed Central PMC9176787.
  16. Goldberg, JM, Shokoohi, M, Graf, T, Ross, LE. Measuring the attitudes of midwives toward sexual and gender minority clients: Results from a Cross-Sectional survey in Ontario. Birth. 2022; :. doi: 10.1111/birt.12658. PubMed PMID:35670092 .
  17. Collins, KA, Huffman, KM, Wolever, RQ, Smith, PJ, Siegler, IC, Ross, LM et al.. Determinants of Dropout from and Variation in Adherence to an Exercise Intervention: The STRRIDE Randomized Trials. Transl J Am Coll Sports Med. 2022;7 (1):. doi: 10.1249/tjx.0000000000000190. PubMed PMID:35669034 PubMed Central PMC9165469.
  18. Makrides, T, Ross, L, Gosling, C, Acker, J, O'Meara, P. From stretcher bearer to practitioner: A brief narrative review of the history of the Anglo-American paramedic system. Australas Emerg Care. 2022; :. doi: 10.1016/j.auec.2022.05.001. PubMed PMID:35659867 .
  19. Chellappan, B, Nguyen, DDQ, Hoyer, P, Ross, L. Dermatologic Management of Hidradenitis Suppurativa and Impact on Pregnancy and Breastfeeding. Cutis. 2022;109 (3):160-162. doi: 10.12788/cutis.0480. PubMed PMID:35659142 .
  20. Anderson, N, Jaron, KS, Hodson, CN, Couger, MB, Ševčík, J, Weinstein, B et al.. Gene-rich X chromosomes implicate intragenomic conflict in the evolution of bizarre genetic systems. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2022;119 (23):e2122580119. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2122580119. PubMed PMID:35653559 PubMed Central PMC9191650.
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Cynda Rushton, PhD, RN, FAAN editorial board member Pediatric Ethicscope: the Journal of Pediatric Bioethics and Pediatric Ethics

Cynda Rushton PhD, RN, FAAN

The John’s Hopkins University and John’s Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics

Dr. Rushton is the Anne and George L. Bunting Professor of Clinical Ethics in the Berman Institute of Bioethics and the School of Nursing at Johns Hopkins University, with a joint appointment in the School of Medicine’s Department of Pediatrics. A founding member of the Berman Institute, Dr. Rushton co-chairs the Johns Hopkins Hospital’s Ethics Consultation Service.

  1. Rushton, CH, Boston-Leary, K. Nurses suffering in silence: Addressing the stigma of mental health in nursing and healthcare. Nurs Manage. 2022;53 (8):7-11. doi: 10.1097/01.NUMA.0000853148.17873.77. PubMed PMID:35913813 .
  2. Rushton, CH, Nelson, KE, Antonsdottir, I, Hanson, GC, Boyce, D. Perceived organizational effectiveness, moral injury, and moral resilience among nurses during the COVID-19 pandemic: Secondary analysis. Nurs Manage. 2022;53 (7):12-22. doi: 10.1097/ PubMed PMID:35776417 PubMed Central PMC9245532.
  3. Veenema, TG, Meyer, D, Rushton, CH, Bruns, R, Watson, M, Schneider-Firestone, S et al.. The COVID-19 Nursing Workforce Crisis: Implications for National Health Security. Health Secur. ;20 (3):264-269. doi: 10.1089/hs.2022.0022. PubMed PMID:35723879 .
  4. Hughes, V, Swoboda, S, Taylor, J, Hudson, K, Rushton, C. Strengthening external protective resources to promote prelicensure nursing students' resilience. J Prof Nurs. ;39 :10-18. doi: 10.1016/j.profnurs.2021.12.003. PubMed PMID:35272815 .
  5. Ramesh, RG, Bigdeli, A, Rushton, C, Rosenbaum, JN. CNViz: An R/Shiny Application for Interactive Copy Number Variant Visualization in Cancer. J Pathol Inform. 2022;13 :100089. doi: 10.1016/j.jpi.2022.100089. PubMed PMID:35251754 PubMed Central PMC8888957.
  6. Yang, Z, Tate, JE, Rushton, CE, Morganti, E, Shepherd, SP. Detecting candidate high NOx emitting light commercial vehicles using vehicle emission remote sensing. Sci Total Environ. 2022;823 :153699. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2022.153699. PubMed PMID:35152004 .
  7. Spilg, EG, Rushton, CH, Phillips, JL, Kendzerska, T, Saad, M, Gifford, W et al.. The new frontline: exploring the links between moral distress, moral resilience and mental health in healthcare workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. BMC Psychiatry. 2022;22 (1):19. doi: 10.1186/s12888-021-03637-w. PubMed PMID:34991514 PubMed Central PMC8734541.
  8. Schlak, AE, Rosa, WE, Rushton, CH, Poghosyan, L, Root, MC, McHugh, MD et al.. An expanded institutional- and national-level blueprint to address nurse burnout and moral suffering amid the evolving pandemic. Nurs Manage. 2022;53 (1):16-27. doi: 10.1097/01.NUMA.0000805032.15402.b3. PubMed PMID:34979524 PubMed Central PMC8769498.
  9. Nelson, KE, Hanson, GC, Boyce, D, Ley, CD, Swavely, D, Reina, M et al.. Organizational Impact on Healthcare Workers' Moral Injury During COVID-19: A Mixed-Methods Analysis. J Nurs Adm. 2022;52 (1):57-66. doi: 10.1097/NNA.0000000000001103. PubMed PMID:34910709 PubMed Central PMC9199451.
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Yoram Unguru, MD, MA, MS editorial board member Pediatric Ethicscope: the Journal of Pediatric Bioethics and Pediatric Ethics

Yoram Unguru MD, MS, MA

The Children’s Hospital at Sinai and John’s Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics

Dr. Unguru is a pediatric hematologist/oncologist at The Herman and Walter Samuelson Children’s Hospital at Sinai; Core Faculty, John Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics; and an Assistant Professor, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Unguru Chairs the Sinai Hospital Ethics Committee where he also directs an ethics curriculum for the pediatric house staff. Dr. Unguru is a member of the Children’s Oncology Group, Bioethics Steering Committee. He has served as a consultant to the American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Pediatric Research and the American Medical Association’s Council on Ethical and Judicial Affairs. He has published and spoken nationally on a wide range of issues in pediatric bioethics.

  1. Unguru, Y. Culturally Aware Communication Promotes Ethically Sensitive Care. Am J Bioeth. 2022;22 (6):31-33. doi: 10.1080/15265161.2022.2063446. PubMed PMID:35616971 .
  2. Ehmann, MR, Zink, EK, Levin, AB, Suarez, JI, Belcher, HME, Daugherty Biddison, EL et al.. Operational Recommendations for Scarce Resource Allocation in a Public Health Crisis. Chest. 2021;159 (3):1076-1083. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2020.09.246. PubMed PMID:32991873 PubMed Central PMC7521357.
  3. Shuman, AG, Fox, ER, Unguru, Y. COVID-19 and Drug Shortages: A Call to Action. J Manag Care Spec Pharm. 2020;26 (8):945-947. doi: 10.18553/jmcp.2020.26.8.945. PubMed PMID:32715960 .
  4. Shuman, AG, Fox, E, Unguru, Y. Preparing for COVID-19-related Drug Shortages. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2020;17 (8):928-931. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.202004-362VP. PubMed PMID:32492353 PubMed Central PMC7393783.
  5. Unguru, Y. Balancing Risk and Reward: Greater Research Oversight Is Appropriate for Novel Therapies for Children With Life-Limiting Illness. Am J Bioeth. 2020;20 (4):104-105. doi: 10.1080/15265161.2020.1730484. PubMed PMID:32223620 .
  6. Shuman, A, Unguru, Y. Drug Shortages: The View Across an Ocean. Oncologist. 2020;25 (4):274-276. doi: 10.1634/theoncologist.2019-1010. PubMed PMID:32027068 PubMed Central PMC7160395.
  7. Fox, ER, Unguru, Y. Oncology drug shortages in the USA - business as usual. Nat Rev Clin Oncol. 2020;17 (3):128-129. doi: 10.1038/s41571-019-0318-x. PubMed PMID:31831853 .
  8. Esbenshade, AJ, Kahalley, LS, Baertschiger, R, Dasgupta, R, Goldsmith, KC, Nathan, PC et al.. Mentors' perspectives on the successes and challenges of mentoring in the COG Young Investigator mentorship program: A report from the Children's Oncology Group. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2019;66 (10):e27920. doi: 10.1002/pbc.27920. PubMed PMID:31309744 PubMed Central PMC6707882.
  9. Unguru, Y, Bernhardt, MB, Berg, SL, Johnson, LM, Pyke-Grimm, K, Woodman, C et al.. Chemotherapy and Supportive Care Agents as Essential Medicines for Children With Cancer. JAMA Pediatr. 2019;173 (5):477-484. doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2019.0070. PubMed PMID:30830204 .
  10. Barone, S, Unguru, Y. Ethical Issues Around Pediatric Death: Navigating Consent, Assent, and Disagreement Regarding Life-Sustaining Medical Treatment. Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am. 2018;27 (4):539-550. doi: 10.1016/j.chc.2018.05.009. PubMed PMID:30219216 .
  11. Sharma, A, Johnson, LM, Caruso Brown, A, Unguru, Y, Lantos, JD. An Extravagant Gift From a Grateful Patient. Pediatrics. 2018;141 (6):. doi: 10.1542/peds.2017-2837. PubMed PMID:29728430 .
  12. Unguru, Y. Funerals. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2018;65 (7):e27059. doi: 10.1002/pbc.27059. PubMed PMID:29603578 .
  13. Unguru, Y. Comment on: Adolescent patient involvement in discussions about relapsed or refractory cancer with oncology clinicians. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2018;65 (7):e27043. doi: 10.1002/pbc.27043. PubMed PMID:29537136 .
  14. Unguru, Y. Speed and Safety in Drug Approval and Commercialization. Pediatrics. 2017;140 (5):. doi: 10.1542/peds.2017-0791. PubMed PMID:29021234 .
  15. Rosenberg, AR, Starks, H, Unguru, Y, Feudtner, C, Diekema, D. Truth Telling in the Setting of Cultural Differences and Incurable Pediatric Illness: A Review. JAMA Pediatr. 2017;171 (11):1113-1119. doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2017.2568. PubMed PMID:28873121 PubMed Central PMC5675758.
  16. Barone, S, Unguru, Y. Should Euthanasia Be Considered Iatrogenic?. AMA J Ethics. 2017;19 (8):802-814. doi: 10.1001/journalofethics.2017.19.8.msoc1-1708. PubMed PMID:28846520 .
  17. Unguru, Y. Comment on: Contributing factors and outcomes of treatment refusal in pediatric oncology in Germany. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2017;64 (2):395. doi: 10.1002/pbc.26208. PubMed PMID:27569729 .
  18. Unguru, Y, Fernandez, CV, Bernhardt, B, Berg, S, Pyke-Grimm, K, Woodman, C et al.. An Ethical Framework for Allocating Scarce Life-Saving Chemotherapy and Supportive Care Drugs for Childhood Cancer. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2016;108 (6):djv392. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djv392. PubMed PMID:26825103 .
  19. Johnson, LM, Unguru, Y. Recruiting Children for Clinical Trials: Lessons From Pediatric Oncology. Am J Bioeth. 2015;15 (11):24-6. doi: 10.1080/15265161.2015.1088980. PubMed PMID:26575808 .
  20. Unguru, Y. Ethical Challenges in Early-Phase Pediatric Research for Life-Limiting Illness. Semin Pediatr Neurol. 2015;22 (3):177-86. doi: 10.1016/j.spen.2015.05.002. PubMed PMID:26358428 .
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