Saleem Islam, MD, MPH

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Publications

Phase I/II Trial of Adeno-Associated Virus-Mediated Alpha-Glucosidase Gene Therapy To the Diaphragm for Chronic Respiratory Failure in Pompe Disease: Initial Safety and Ventilatory Outcomes
Human Gene Therapy
2013

Gastric Electrical Stimulation for Abdominal Pain in Patients With Symptoms of Gastroparesis
The American Surgeon
2013

Diaphragm Pacing Augments Ventilatory Function in Pompe Disease
Molecular Genetics and Metabolism
2013

Acid Alpha-Glucosidase Gene Replacement Therapy To the Diaphragm in Ventilator-Dependent Pompe Disease: One-Year Respiratory Motor Outcomes
Molecular Therapy
2013

The Diagnosis and Management of Empyema in Children: a Comprehensive Review From the Apsa Outcomes and Clinical Trials Committee
Journal of Pediatric Surgery
2012

Spectrum of Gastroparesis in Children
Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition
2012

Phase I/Ii Trial of Adeno-Associated Virus Acid-Alpha-Glucosidase (Aav-Gaa) Diaphragm Gene Therapy for Ventilatory Failure in Pompe Disease
Molecular Genetics and Metabolism
2012

Advances in Surgery for Abdominal Wall Defects Gastroschisis and Omphalocele
Clinics in Perinatology
2012

"Pulling the Plug"-Management of Meconium Plug Syndrome in Neonates
The Journal of surgical research
2012

The Usefulness of the Upper Gastrointestinal Series in the Pediatric Patient Before Anti-Reflux Procedure Or Gastrostomy Tube Placement
The Journal of surgical research
2011

Review of the Evidence On the Closure of Abdominal Wall Defects
Pediatric Surgery International
2011

Prospective Validation of An Abbreviated Bedrest Protocol in the Management of Blunt Spleen and Liver Injury in Children
Journal of Pediatric Surgery
2011

Pompe Disease Gene Therapy
Human Molecular Genetics
2011

Outcomes Research in Pediatric Surgery Part 1: Overview and Resources
Journal of Pediatric Surgery
2011

Guidelines for Surveys of the American Pediatric Surgical Association
Journal of Pediatric Surgery
2011

Chest Wall Ewing Sarcoma Family of Tumors: Long-Term Outcomes
International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics
2011

Association for Academic Surgery Occurrence of Crohn'S Disease in Children After Total Colectomy for Ulcerative Colitis
The Journal of surgical research
2011

Two Cases of a Neonatal Interlabial Mass Presenting Within 30 Hours of Each Other: Coincidence Or Underdiagnosed and Underreported Finding?
Clinical Pediatrics
2010

Outcomes of Treatment of Childhood Achalasia
Journal of Pediatric Surgery
2010

Antibiotics and Appendicitis in the Pediatric Population: An American Pediatric Surgical Association Outcomes and Clinical Trials Committee Systematic Review
Journal of Pediatric Surgery
2010

Placement of a Totally Implantable Venous Access Device Into An Anomalous Pulmonary Vein
The American Surgeon
2009

Partial Splenectomy Prevents Splenic Sequestration Crises in Sickle Cell Disease
Journal of Pediatric Surgery
2009

Infectious Risk To Ventriculo-Peritoneal Shunts From Gastrointestinal Surgery in the Pediatric Population
Journal of Pediatric Surgery
2009

Gastroschisis With Jejunal and Colonic Atresia, and Isolated Colonic Atresia in Dichorionic, Diamniotic Twins
Pediatric Surgery International
2009

Diminishing Role of Contrast Enema in Simple Meconium Ileus
Journal of Pediatric Surgery
2009

Recombinant Factor Viia as An Adjunct in Nonoperative Management of Solid Organ Injuries in Children
Journal of Pediatric Surgery
2008

Primary Colonic Congenital Infantile Fibrosarcoma Presenting as Meconium Peritonitis
Pediatric Surgery International
2008

Management and outcomes of ovarian masses in children and adolescents.
The American Surgeon
2008

Management and outcomes of ovarian masses in children and adolescents.
The American Surgeon
2008

Gastric Electrical Stimulation for Children With Intractable Nausea and Gastroparesis
Journal of Pediatric Surgery
2008

Clinical Care Outcomes in Abdominal Wall Defects
Current Opinion in Pediatrics
2008

Adding Insult To Injury: Neck Exploration for Penetrating Pediatric Neck Trauma
The American Surgeon
2008

Research Interests

  • Interests in Clinical outcomes based research in Pediatric Surgery.
  • Motility disorders in children - caring for patients with severe motility problems with unique solutions
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease in children
  • Neonatal Surgical conditions (Abdominal Wall Defects, Esophageal Atresia)
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Care