Sari Acra
Last active: 4/12/2016


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Featured publications are shown below:

  1. Clostridium difficile infection in the pediatric transplant patient. Nicholson MR, Osgood CL, Acra SA, Edwards KM (2015) Pediatr Transplant 19(7): 792-8
    › Primary publication · 26403484 (PubMed)
  2. Eosinophilic Laryngitis in Children with Aerodigestive Dysfunction. Yawn RJ, Acra S, Goudy SL, Flores R, Wootten CT (2015) Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 153(1): 124-9
    › Primary publication · 25820587 (PubMed)
  3. Longitudinal differences in aerobic capacity between children with sickle cell anemia and matched controls. Watson AM, Liem RI, Lu Z, Saville B, Acra S, Shankar S, Buchowski M (2015) Pediatr Blood Cancer 62(4): 648-53
    › Primary publication · 25556359 (PubMed) · PMC4339500 (PubMed Central)
  4. Endoscopic diagnosis of duodenal stenosis in a 5-month-old male infant. Nicholson MR, Acra SA, Chung DH, Rosen MJ (2014) Clin Endosc 47(6): 568-70
    › Primary publication · 25505725 (PubMed) · PMC4260107 (PubMed Central)
  5. Activation of epidermal growth factor receptor mediates mucin production stimulated by p40, a Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG-derived protein. Wang L, Cao H, Liu L, Wang B, Walker WA, Acra SA, Yan F (2014) J Biol Chem 289(29): 20234-44
    › Primary publication · 24895124 (PubMed) · PMC4106339 (PubMed Central)
  6. Predicting persistence of functional abdominal pain from childhood into young adulthood. Horst S, Shelby G, Anderson J, Acra S, Polk DB, Saville BR, Garber J, Walker LS (2014) Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 12(12): 2026-32
    › Primary publication · 24732284 (PubMed) · PMC4195814 (PubMed Central)
  7. Separating bedtime rest from activity using waist or wrist-worn accelerometers in youth. Tracy DJ, Xu Z, Choi L, Acra S, Chen KY, Buchowski MS (2014) PLoS One 9(4): e92512
    › Primary publication · 24727999 (PubMed) · PMC3984076 (PubMed Central)
  8. The relationship of oxidative stress, adiposity and metabolic risk factors in healthy Black and White American youth. Warolin J, Coenen KR, Kantor JL, Whitaker LE, Wang L, Acra SA, Roberts LJ, Buchowski MS (2014) Pediatr Obes 9(1): 43-52
    › Primary publication · 23296459 (PubMed) · PMC3775931 (PubMed Central)
  9. Comparative assessment of change in fat mass using dual X-ray absorptiometry and air-displacement plethysmography. Warolin J, Kantor J, Whitaker LE, Choi L, Acra S, Buchowski MS (2012) Clin Obes 2(3-4): 66-72
    › Primary publication · 23162610 (PubMed) · PMC3498462 (PubMed Central)
  10. Effect of modest caloric restriction on oxidative stress in women, a randomized trial. Buchowski MS, Hongu N, Acra S, Wang L, Warolin J, Roberts LJ (2012) PLoS One 7(10): e47079
    › Primary publication · 23071718 (PubMed) · PMC3465282 (PubMed Central)
  11. Effect of BMI on prediction of accelerometry-based energy expenditure in youth. Warolin J, Carrico AR, Whitaker LE, Wang L, Chen KY, Acra S, Buchowski MS (2012) Med Sci Sports Exerc 44(12): 2428-35
    › Primary publication · 22776880 (PubMed) · PMC3501581 (PubMed Central)
  12. Nutrition education for pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology, and nutrition fellows: survey of NASPGHAN fellowship training programs. Martinez JA, Koyama T, Acra S, Mascarenhas MR, Shulman RJ (2012) J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 55(2): 131-5
    › Primary publication · 22343911 (PubMed) · PMC3395733 (PubMed Central)
  13. Pediatric patients with dyspepsia have chronic symptoms, anxiety, and lower quality of life as adolescents and adults. Rippel SW, Acra S, Correa H, Vaezi M, Di Lorenzo C, Walker LS (2012) Gastroenterology 142(4): 754-61
    › Primary publication · 22226783 (PubMed) · PMC3321087 (PubMed Central)
  14. Distributed lag and spline modeling for predicting energy expenditure from accelerometry in youth. Choi L, Chen KY, Acra SA, Buchowski MS (2010) J Appl Physiol (1985) 108(2): 314-27
    › Primary publication · 19959770 (PubMed) · PMC2822669 (PubMed Central)
  15. Effect of dairy and non-dairy calcium on fecal fat excretion in lactose digester and maldigester obese adults. Buchowski MS, Aslam M, Dossett C, Dorminy C, Choi L, Acra S (2010) Int J Obes (Lond) 34(1): 127-35
    › Primary publication · 19823185 (PubMed) · PMC2836833 (PubMed Central)
  16. Growth patterns in children with sickle cell anemia during puberty. Rhodes M, Akohoue SA, Shankar SM, Fleming I, Qi An A, Yu C, Acra S, Buchowski MS (2009) Pediatr Blood Cancer 53(4): 635-41
    › Primary publication · 19544390 (PubMed) · PMC2733167 (PubMed Central)
  17. Seasonal changes in amount and patterns of physical activity in women. Buchowski MS, Choi L, Majchrzak KM, Acra S, Mathews CE, Chen KY (2009) J Phys Act Health 6(2): 252-61
    › Primary publication · 19420404 (PubMed) · PMC2800047 (PubMed Central)
  18. Relation between clinical symptoms and experimental visceral hypersensitivity in pediatric patients with functional abdominal pain. Anderson JL, Acra S, Bruehl S, Walker LS (2008) J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 47(3): 309-15
    › Primary publication · 18728527 (PubMed) · PMC3101499 (PubMed Central)
  19. Sex, psychosocial factors, and reported symptoms influence referral for esophagogastroduodenoscopy and biopsy results in children with chronic abdominal pain. Puzanovova M, Rudzinski E, Shirkey KC, Cherry R, Acra S, Walker LS (2008) J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 47(1): 54-60
    › Primary publication · 18607269 (PubMed) · PMC3101503 (PubMed Central)
  20. Evaluation of guided imagery as treatment for recurrent abdominal pain in children: a randomized controlled trial. Weydert JA, Shapiro DE, Acra SA, Monheim CJ, Chambers AS, Ball TM (2006) BMC Pediatr : 29
    › Primary publication · 17090333 (PubMed) · PMC1660537 (PubMed Central)
  21. Impact of war on the household environment and domestic activities: vital lessons from the civil war in Lebanon. Acra SA (2006) J Public Health Policy 27(2): 136-45
    › Primary publication · 16961193 (PubMed)
  22. Allogeneic bone marrow transplantation for chemotherapy-refractory hepatosplenic gammadelta T-cell lymphoma: case report and review of the literature. Domm JA, Thompson M, Kuttesch JF, Acra S, Frangoul H (2005) J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 27(11): 607-10
    › Primary publication · 16282893 (PubMed)
  23. Efficiency of walking and stepping: relationship to body fatness. Chen KY, Acra SA, Donahue CL, Sun M, Buchowski MS (2004) Obes Res 12(6): 982-9
    › Primary publication · 15229338 (PubMed)
  24. Patterns of physical activity in free-living adults in the Southern United States. Buchowski MS, Acra S, Majchrzak KM, Sun M, Chen KY (2004) Eur J Clin Nutr 58(5): 828-37
    › Primary publication · 15116087 (PubMed)
  25. Predicting energy expenditure of physical activity using hip- and wrist-worn accelerometers. Chen KY, Acra SA, Majchrzak K, Donahue CL, Baker L, Clemens L, Sun M, Buchowski MS (2003) Diabetes Technol Ther 5(6): 1023-33
    › Primary publication · 14709206 (PubMed) · PMC2901160 (PubMed Central)
  26. Principles and guidelines for parenteral nutrition in children. Acra SA, Rollins C (1999) Pediatr Ann 28(2): 113-20
    › Primary publication · 10036687 (PubMed)
  27. Energy expenditure determined by self-reported physical activity is related to body fatness. Buchowski MS, Townsend KM, Chen KY, Acra SA, Sun M (1999) Obes Res 7(1): 23-33
    › Primary publication · 10023727 (PubMed)
  28. Increased intestinal epithelial proliferation in metallothioneine-transforming growth factor alpha transgenic mice. Acra SA, Bulus N, Bogatcheva G, Coffey RJ, Barnard JA (1998) Regul Pept 74(2-3): 105-12
    › Primary publication · 9712170 (PubMed)
  29. Electrolyte fluxes in the gut and oral rehydration solutions. Acra SA, Ghishan GK (1996) Pediatr Clin North Am 43(2): 433-49
    › Primary publication · 8614609 (PubMed)
  30. Intestinal Na+/H+ exchanger activity is up-regulated by bowel resection in the weanling rat. Sacks AI, Acra SA, Dykes W, Polk DB, Barnard JA, Pietsch J, Ghishan FK (1993) Pediatr Res 33(3): 215-20
    › Primary publication · 8384709 (PubMed)
  31. Characterization of a distinct Na(+)-H+ exchanger in basolateral membranes of human jejunum. Acra S, Dykes W, Nylander W, Ghishan FK (1993) Am J Physiol 264(1 Pt 1): G45-50
    › Primary publication · 8381597 (PubMed)
  32. Effect of burn injury on intestinal Na+/H+ exchangers. Ghishan FK, Dykes W, Acra S, Pietsch J, Abumrad N (1995) J Surg Res 58(2): 137-42
    › Primary publication · 7861764 (PubMed)
  33. Active bile salt transport in the ileum: characteristics and ontogeny. Acra SA, Ghishan FK (1990) J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 10(4): 421-5
    › Primary publication · 2193136 (PubMed)
  34. Methods of investigating intestinal transport. Acra SA, Ghishan FK (1991) JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 15(3): 93S-98S
    › Primary publication · 1865567 (PubMed)
  35. Peptic ulcer diseases in children. Acra SA, Nakagawa N, Ghishan FK (1991) Compr Ther 17(10): 22-6
    › Primary publication · 1764891 (PubMed)
  36. Ontogeny of the Na(+)-H+ exchanger in rat ileal basolateral membrane vesicles. Daher M, Acra S, Ghishan FK (1991) J Dev Physiol 15(3): 175-81
    › Primary publication · 1658116 (PubMed)
  37. Increased Na(+)-H+ exchange in jejunal brush border membrane vesicles of spontaneously hypertensive rats. Acra S, Ghishan FK (1991) Gastroenterology 101(2): 430-6
    › Primary publication · 1648526 (PubMed)
  38. Chloride transport across rat ileal basolateral membrane vesicles. Daher M, Acra S, Dykes W, Ghishan FK (1992) Proc Soc Exp Biol Med 201(3): 254-60
    › Primary publication · 1438341 (PubMed)