Joseph Wolfsdorf MD

Joseph Wolfsdorf, MD, BCh

Associate Chief, Division of Endocrinology; Clinical Director, Division of Endocrinology; Director, Diabetes Program

Professor of Pediatrics

  • Contact: Endocrine: 617-355-7476

  • Fax: 617-730-0194

Medical Services

Specialties

  • Hypoglycemic Disorders
  • Diabetes Mellitus

Departments

  • Endocrinology
  • Medicine

Programs

  • Diabetes Program
To schedule an appointment: Call Endocrine: 617-355-7476 or Request an Appointment

Experience and Education

Education

Doctor of Medicine

University of the Witwatersrand, 1969

Medicine Internship

Johannesburg Hospital, 1970

Johannesburg , South Africa

Residency

Transvaal Memorial Hospital for Children, Johannesburg, South Africa (1975) , 1975

Johannesburg, South Africa

Fellowship

University of Chicago Hospitals, 1976

Chicago, IL

Certifications

  • Pediatrics, Pediatric Endocrinology

Publications

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  1. von Oettingen JE, Wolfsdorf JI, Feldman HA, Rhodes ET. Utility of diabetes-associated autoantibodies for classification of new onset diabetes in children and adolescents. Pediatr Diabetes. 2016 Sep; 17(6):417-25.
  2. von Oettingen J, Wolfsdorf J, Feldman HA, Rhodes ET. Use of Serum Bicarbonate to Substitute for Venous pH in New-Onset Diabetes. Pediatrics. 2015 Aug; 136(2):e371-7.
  3. Garvey K, Wolfsdorf JI. The Impact of Technology on Current Diabetes Management. Pediatr Clin North Am. 2015 Aug; 62(4):873-88.
  4. Thornton PS, Stanley CA, De Leon DD, Harris D, Haymond MW, Hussain K, Levitsky LL, Murad MH, Rozance PJ, Simmons RA, Sperling MA, Weinstein DA, White NH, Wolfsdorf JI. Recommendations from the Pediatric Endocrine Society for Evaluation and Management of Persistent Hypoglycemia in Neonates, Infants, and Children. J Pediatr. 2015 Aug; 167(2):238-45.
  5. Stanley CA, Rozance PJ, Thornton PS, De Leon DD, Harris D, Haymond MW, Hussain K, Levitsky LL, Murad MH, Simmons RA, Sperling MA, Weinstein DA, White NH, Wolfsdorf JI. Re-evaluating "transitional neonatal hypoglycemia": mechanism and implications for management. J Pediatr. 2015 Jun; 166(6):1520-5.e1.
  6. Kishnani PS, Austin SL, Abdenur JE, Arn P, Bali DS, Boney A, Chung WK, Dagli AI, Dale D, Koeberl D, Somers MJ, Wechsler SB, Weinstein DA, Wolfsdorf JI, Watson MS. Diagnosis and management of glycogen storage disease type I: a practice guideline of the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics. Genet Med. 2014 Nov; 16(11):e1.
  7. Rhodes ET, Gong C, Edge JA, Wolfsdorf JI, Hanas R. ISPAD Clinical Practice Consensus Guidelines 2014. Management of children and adolescents with diabetes requiring surgery. Pediatr Diabetes. 2014 Sep; 15 Suppl 20:224-31.
  8. Pihoker C, Forsander G, Fantahun B, Virmani A, Luo X, Hallman M, Wolfsdorf J, Maahs DM. ISPAD Clinical Practice Consensus Guidelines 2014. The delivery of ambulatory diabetes care to children and adolescents with diabetes. Pediatr Diabetes. 2014 Sep; 15 Suppl 20:86-101.
  9. Wolfsdorf JI, Allgrove J, Craig ME, Edge J, Glaser N, Jain V, Lee WW, Mungai LN, Rosenbloom AL, Sperling MA, Hanas R. ISPAD Clinical Practice Consensus Guidelines 2014. Diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperglycemic hyperosmolar state. Pediatr Diabetes. 2014 Sep; 15 Suppl 20:154-79.
  10. Wolfsdorf JI. The International Society of Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes guidelines for management of diabetic ketoacidosis: Do the guidelines need to be modified? Pediatr Diabetes. 2014 Jun; 15(4):277-86.
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  12. Zenlea IS, Mednick L, Rein J, Quinn M, Wolfsdorf J, Rhodes ET. Routine behavioral and mental health screening in young children with type 1 diabetes mellitus. Pediatr Diabetes. 2014 Aug; 15(5):384-8.
  13. Garvey KC, Wolpert HA, Laffel LM, Rhodes ET, Wolfsdorf JI, Finkelstein JA. Health care transition in young adults with type 1 diabetes: barriers to timely establishment of adult diabetes care. Endocr Pract. 2013 Nov-Dec; 19(6):946-52.
  14. Garvey KC, Finkelstein JA, Laffel LM, Ochoa V, Wolfsdorf JI, Rhodes ET. Transition experiences and health care utilization among young adults with type 1 diabetes. Patient Prefer Adherence. 2013; 7:761-9.
  15. Cengiz E, Xing D, Wong JC, Wolfsdorf JI, Haymond MW, Rewers A, Shanmugham S, Tamborlane WV, Willi SM, Seiple DL, Miller KM, DuBose SN, Beck RW. Severe hypoglycemia and diabetic ketoacidosis among youth with type 1 diabetes in the T1D Exchange clinic registry. Pediatr Diabetes. 2013 Sep; 14(6):447-54.
  16. Sever S, Weinstein DA, Wolfsdorf JI, Gedik R, Schaefer EJ. Glycogen storage disease type Ia: linkage of glucose, glycogen, lactic acid, triglyceride, and uric acid metabolism. J Clin Lipidol. 2012 Nov-Dec; 6(6):596-600.
  17. Garvey KC, Wolpert HA, Rhodes ET, Laffel LM, Kleinman K, Beste MG, Wolfsdorf JI, Finkelstein JA. Health care transition in patients with type 1 diabetes: young adult experiences and relationship to glycemic control. Diabetes Care. 2012 Aug; 35(8):1716-22.
  18. Agus MS, Alexander JL, Wolfsdorf JI. Utility of immediate hemoglobin A1c in children with type I diabetes mellitus. Pediatr Diabetes. 2010 Nov; 11(7):450-4.
  19. Mehta SN, Wolfsdorf JI. Contemporary management of patients with type 1 diabetes. Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am. 2010 Sep; 39(3):573-93.
  20. Orban T, Farkas K, Jalahej H, Kis J, Treszl A, Falk B, Reijonen H, Wolfsdorf J, Ricker A, Matthews JB, Tchao N, Sayre P, Bianchine P. Autoantigen-specific regulatory T cells induced in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus by insulin B-chain immunotherapy. J Autoimmun. 2010 Jun; 34(4):408-15.
  21. Dauber A, Wolfsdorf JI. Pediatrics: HbA1c levels for the diagnosis of diabetes mellitus in children. Nat Rev Endocrinol. 2010 Jun; 6(6):304-5.
  22. Thornton PS, Stanley CA, De León D, Kelly A, Sperling MA, Wolfsdorf JI, Hamond M. Research initiatives in neonatal hypoglycemia. J Pediatr. 2010 May; 156(5):862-3; author reply 863.
  23. Pihoker C, Forsander G, Wolfsdorf J, Klingensmith GJ. The delivery of ambulatory diabetes care to children and adolescents with diabetes. Pediatr Diabetes. 2009 Sep; 10 Suppl 12:58-70.
  24. Betts P, Brink S, Silink M, Swift PG, Wolfsdorf J, Hanas R. Management of children and adolescents with diabetes requiring surgery. Pediatr Diabetes. 2009 Sep; 10 Suppl 12:169-74.
  25. Wolfsdorf J, Craig ME, Daneman D, Dunger D, Edge J, Lee W, Rosenbloom A, Sperling M, Hanas R. Diabetic ketoacidosis in children and adolescents with diabetes. Pediatr Diabetes. 2009 Sep; 10 Suppl 12:118-33.
  26. Wolfsdorf JI. How effective is continuous glucose monitoring in intensively treated type 1 diabetes mellitus? Nat Clin Pract Endocrinol Metab. 2009 Mar; 5(3):134-5.
  27. Pihoker C, Forsander G, Wolfsdorf J, Klingensmith GJ. The delivery of ambulatory diabetes care: structures, processes, and outcomes of ambulatory diabetes care. Pediatr Diabetes. 2008 Dec; 9(6):609-20.
  28. Mahon JL, Sosenko JM, Rafkin-Mervis L, Krause-Steinrauf H, Lachin JM, Thompson C, Bingley PJ, Bonifacio E, Palmer JP, Eisenbarth GS, Wolfsdorf J, Skyler JS. The TrialNet Natural History Study of the Development of Type 1 Diabetes: objectives, design, and initial results. Pediatr Diabetes. 2009 Apr; 10(2):97-104.
  29. Wolfsdorf JI. Can biochemical markers discriminate between new-onset type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus in children? Nat Clin Pract Endocrinol Metab. 2007 Dec; 3(12):800-1.
  30. Betts P, Brink SJ, Swift PG, Silink M, Wolfsdorf J, Hanas R. Management of children with diabetes requiring surgery. Pediatr Diabetes. 2007 Aug; 8(4):242-7.
  31. Wolfsdorf J, Craig ME, Daneman D, Dunger D, Edge J, Lee WR, Rosenbloom A, Sperling MA, Hanas R. Diabetic ketoacidosis. Pediatr Diabetes. 2007 Feb; 8(1):28-43.
  32. Smith VC, Svoren BM, Wolfsdorf JI. Hypothyroidism in a breast-fed preterm infant resulting from maternal topical iodine exposure. J Pediatr. 2006 Oct; 149(4):566-7.
  33. Wolfsdorf JI. How effective is biphasic insulin aspart in the treatment of adolescents with type 1 diabetes? Nat Clin Pract Endocrinol Metab. 2006 Sep; 2(9):486-7.
  34. Wolfsdorf JI. Understanding protein-sensitive hypoglycemia. J Pediatr. 2006 Jul; 149(1):6-7.
  35. Wolfsdorf J, Glaser N, Sperling MA. Diabetic ketoacidosis in infants, children, and adolescents: A consensus statement from the American Diabetes Association. Diabetes Care. 2006 May; 29(5):1150-9.
  36. Quinn M, Fleischman A, Rosner B, Nigrin DJ, Wolfsdorf JI. Characteristics at diagnosis of type 1 diabetes in children younger than 6 years. J Pediatr. 2006 Mar; 148(3):366-71.
  37. Weinstein DA, Correia CE, Saunders AC, Wolfsdorf JI. Hepatic glycogen synthase deficiency: an infrequently recognized cause of ketotic hypoglycemia. Mol Genet Metab. 2006 Apr; 87(4):284-8.
  38. Wolfsdorf JI. Children with diabetes benefit from exercise. Arch Dis Child. 2005 Dec; 90(12):1215-7.
  39. Rhodes ET, Ferrari LR, Wolfsdorf JI. Perioperative management of pediatric surgical patients with diabetes mellitus. Anesth Analg. 2005 Oct; 101(4):986-99, table of contents.
  40. Rhodes ET, Wolfsdorf JI, Cuthbertson DD, Feldman HA, Ludwig DS. Effect of low-dose insulin treatment on body weight and physical development in children and adolescents at risk for type 1 diabetes. Diabetes Care. 2005 Aug; 28(8):1948-53.
  41. Agus MS, Wolfsdorf JI. Diabetic ketoacidosis in children. Pediatr Clin North Am. 2005 Aug; 52(4):1147-63, ix.
  42. Skyler JS, Krischer JP, Wolfsdorf J, Cowie C, Palmer JP, Greenbaum C, Cuthbertson D, Rafkin-Mervis LE, Chase HP, Leschek E. Effects of oral insulin in relatives of patients with type 1 diabetes: The Diabetes Prevention Trial--Type 1. Diabetes Care. 2005 May; 28(5):1068-76.
  43. Botero D, Wolfsdorf JI. Diabetes mellitus in children and adolescents. Arch Med Res. 2005 May-Jun; 36(3):281-90.
  44. Svoren BM, Wolfsdorf JI. Sexual development in a 21 month-old boy caused by testosterone contamination of a topical hydrocortisone cream. J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab. 2005 May; 18(5):507-10.
  45. Wise-Faberowski L, Soriano SG, Ferrari L, McManus ML, Wolfsdorf JI, Majzoub J, Scott RM, Truog R, Rockoff MA. Perioperative management of diabetes insipidus in children. J Neurosurg Anesthesiol. 2004 Jul; 16(3):220-5.
  46. Gaglia JL, Wolfsdorf JI. Oral sucrose and exercise tolerance in McArdle's disease. N Engl J Med. 2004 Apr 8; 350(15):1575-6; author reply 1575-6.
  47. Dunger DB, Sperling MA, Acerini CL, Bohn DJ, Daneman D, Danne TP, Glaser NS, Hanas R, Hintz RL, Levitsky LL, Savage MO, Tasker RC, Wolfsdorf JI. European Society for Paediatric Endocrinology/Lawson Wilkins Pediatric Endocrine Society consensus statement on diabetic ketoacidosis in children and adolescents. Pediatrics. 2004 Feb; 113(2):e133-40.
  48. Dunger DB, Sperling MA, Acerini CL, Bohn DJ, Daneman D, Danne TP, Glaser NS, Hanas R, Hintz RL, Levitsky LL, Savage MO, Tasker RC, Wolfsdorf JI. ESPE/LWPES consensus statement on diabetic ketoacidosis in children and adolescents. Arch Dis Child. 2004 Feb; 89(2):188-94.
  49. Wise-Faberowski L, Soriano SG, Ferrari L, McManus ML, Wolfsdorf JI, Majzoub J, Scott RM, Truog R, Rockoff MA. Perioperative management of diabetes insipidus in children [corrected]. J Neurosurg Anesthesiol. 2004 Jan; 16(1):14-9.
  50. Wolfsdorf JI, Weinstein DA. Glycogen storage diseases. Rev Endocr Metab Disord. 2003 Mar; 4(1):95-102.
  51. Wolfsdorf JI. Bones benefit from better biochemical control in type 1 glycogen storage disease. J Pediatr. 2002 Sep; 141(3):308-10.
  52. Weinstein DA, Wolfsdorf JI. Effect of continuous glucose therapy with uncooked cornstarch on the long-term clinical course of type 1a glycogen storage disease. Eur J Pediatr. 2002 Oct; 161 Suppl 1:S35-9.
  53. Weinstein DA, Roy CN, Fleming MD, Loda MF, Wolfsdorf JI, Andrews NC. Inappropriate expression of hepcidin is associated with iron refractory anemia: implications for the anemia of chronic disease. Blood. 2002 Nov 15; 100(10):3776-81.
  54. Wolfsdorf J, Sadeghi-Nejad A, Senior B. Leptin-replacement therapy in lipodystrophy. N Engl J Med. 2002 Jun 20; 346(25):2008-9; author reply 2009-10.
  55. Bachrach BE, Weinstein DA, Orho-Melander M, Burgess A, Wolfsdorf JI. Glycogen synthase deficiency (glycogen storage disease type 0) presenting with hyperglycemia and glucosuria: report of three new mutations. J Pediatr. 2002 Jun; 140(6):781-3.
  56. Weinstein DA, Somers MJ, Wolfsdorf JI. Decreased urinary citrate excretion in type 1a glycogen storage disease. J Pediatr. 2001 Mar; 138(3):378-82.
  57. Chase HP, Cuthbertson DD, Dolan LM, Kaufman F, Krischer JP, Schatz DA, White NH, Wilson DM, Wolfsdorf J. First-phase insulin release during the intravenous glucose tolerance test as a risk factor for type 1 diabetes. J Pediatr. 2001 Feb; 138(2):244-9.
  58. Hagen T, Korson MS, Wolfsdorf JI. Urinary lactate excretion to monitor the efficacy of treatment of type I glycogen storage disease. Mol Genet Metab. 2000 Jul; 70(3):189-95.
  59. Glover ML, Cole E, Wolfsdorf J. Vancomycin dosage requirements among pediatric intensive care unit patients with normal renal function. J Crit Care. 2000 Mar; 15(1):1-4.
  60. Wolfsdorf JI, Holm IA, Weinstein DA. Glycogen storage diseases. Phenotypic, genetic, and biochemical characteristics, and therapy. Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am. 1999 Dec; 28(4):801-23.
  61. Wolfsdorf JI. Improving diabetes control in adolescents. Diabetes Care. 1999 Nov; 22(11):1767-8.
  62. Wolfsdorf JI, Crigler JF. Effect of continuous glucose therapy begun in infancy on the long-term clinical course of patients with type I glycogen storage disease. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 1999 Aug; 29(2):136-43.
  63. Wolfsdorf JI. Hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia of infancy. J Pediatr. 1998 Jan; 132(1):1-3.
  64. Soler M, Raszynski A, Kandrotas RJ, Sussmane JB, Aznavorian R, Wolfsdorf J. Fewer interventions in the immediate post-extubation management of pediatric intensive care unit patients: safety and cost containment. J Crit Care. 1997 Dec; 12(4):173-6.
  65. Jacobson AM, Hauser ST, Willett J, Wolfsdorf JI, Herman L. Consequences of irregular versus continuous medical follow-up in children and adolescents with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus. J Pediatr. 1997 Nov; 131(5):727-33.
  66. Wolfsdorf JI, Laffel LM, Crigler JF. Metabolic control and renal dysfunction in type I glycogen storage disease. J Inherit Metab Dis. 1997 Aug; 20(4):559-68.
  67. Wolfsdorf JI, Crigler JF. Cornstarch regimens for nocturnal treatment of young adults with type I glycogen storage disease. Am J Clin Nutr. 1997 May; 65(5):1507-11.
  68. Jacobson AM, Hauser ST, Willett JB, Wolfsdorf JI, Dvorak R, Herman L, de Groot M. Psychological adjustment to IDDM: 10-year follow-up of an onset cohort of child and adolescent patients. Diabetes Care. 1997 May; 20(5):811-8.
  69. Jacobson AM, Hauser ST, Cole C, Willett JB, Wolfsdorf JI, Dvorak R, Wolpert H, Herman L, de Groot M. Social relationships among young adults with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus: ten-year follow-up of an onset cohort. Diabet Med. 1997 Jan; 14(1):73-9.
  70. Dumont RH, Jacobson AM, Cole C, Hauser ST, Wolfsdorf JI, Willett JB, Milley JE, Wertlieb D. Psychosocial predictors of acute complications of diabetes in youth. Diabet Med. 1995 Jul; 12(7):612-8.
  71. Jacobson AM, Hauser ST, Lavori P, Willett JB, Cole CF, Wolfsdorf JI, Dumont RH, Wertlieb D. Family environment and glycemic control: a four-year prospective study of children and adolescents with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus. Psychosom Med. 1994 Sep-Oct; 56(5):401-9.
  72. Wolfsdorf JI, Laffel LM. Diabetes in childhood: predicting the future. Pediatr Ann. 1994 Jun; 23(6):306-12.
  73. Talente GM, Coleman RA, Alter C, Baker L, Brown BI, Cannon RA, Chen YT, Crigler JF, Ferreira P, Haworth JC, Herman GE, Issenman RM, Keating JP, Linde R, Roe TF, Senior B, Wolfsdorf JI. Glycogen storage disease in adults. Ann Intern Med. 1994 Feb 1; 120(3):218-26.
  74. Wolfsdorf JI, Crigler JF. Biochemical evidence for the requirement of continuous glucose therapy in young adults with type 1 glycogen storage disease. J Inherit Metab Dis. 1994; 17(2):234-41.
  75. Herskowitz-Dumont R, Wolfsdorf JI, Jackson RA, Eisenbarth GS. Distinction between transient hyperglycemia and early insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus in childhood: a prospective study of incidence and prognostic factors. J Pediatr. 1993 Sep; 123(3):347-54.
  76. Wolfsdorf JI, Ehrlich S, Landy HS, Crigler JF. Optimal daytime feeding regimen to prevent postprandial hypoglycemia in type 1 glycogen storage disease. Am J Clin Nutr. 1992 Sep; 56(3):587-92.
  77. Bhatia V, Wolfsdorf JI. Severe hypoglycemia in youth with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus: frequency and causative factors. Pediatrics. 1991 Dec; 88(6):1187-93.
  78. Wolfsdorf JI, Laffel LM, Pasquarello C, Vernon A, Herskowitz RD. Split-mixed insulin regimen with human ultralente before supper and NPH (isophane) before breakfast in children and adolescents with IDDM. Diabetes Care. 1991 Nov; 14(11):1100-6.
  79. Jacobson AM, Adler AG, Derby L, Anderson BJ, Wolfsdorf JI. Clinic attendance and glycemic control. Study of contrasting groups of patients with IDDM. Diabetes Care. 1991 Jul; 14(7):599-601.
  80. Wolfsdorf JI, Plotkin RA, Laffel LM, Crigler JF. Continuous glucose for treatment of patients with type 1 glycogen-storage disease: comparison of the effects of dextrose and uncooked cornstarch on biochemical variables. Am J Clin Nutr. 1990 Dec; 52(6):1043-50.
  81. Wolfsdorf JI, Rudlin CR, Crigler JF. Physical growth and development of children with type 1 glycogen-storage disease: comparison of the effects of long-term use of dextrose and uncooked cornstarch. Am J Clin Nutr. 1990 Dec; 52(6):1051-7.
  82. Wolfsdorf JI, Keller RJ, Landy H, Crigler JF. Glucose therapy for glycogenosis type 1 in infants: comparison of intermittent uncooked cornstarch and continuous overnight glucose feedings. J Pediatr. 1990 Sep; 117(3):384-91.
  83. Jacobson AM, Hauser ST, Lavori P, Wolfsdorf JI, Herskowitz RD, Milley JE, Bliss R, Gelfand E, Wertlieb D, Stein J. Adherence among children and adolescents with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus over a four-year longitudinal follow-up: I. The influence of patient coping and adjustment. J Pediatr Psychol. 1990 Aug; 15(4):511-26.
  84. Hauser ST, Jacobson AM, Lavori P, Wolfsdorf JI, Herskowitz RD, Milley JE, Bliss R, Wertlieb D, Stein J. Adherence among children and adolescents with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus over a four-year longitudinal follow-up: II. Immediate and long-term linkages with the family milieu. J Pediatr Psychol. 1990 Aug; 15(4):527-42.
  85. McKenna MJ, Herskowitz R, Wolfsdorf JI. Screening for thyroid disease in children with IDDM. Diabetes Care. 1990 Jul; 13(7):801-3.
  86. Jacobson AM, Adler AG, Wolfsdorf JI, Anderson B, Derby L. Psychological characteristics of adults with IDDM. Comparison of patients in poor and good glycemic control. Diabetes Care. 1990 Apr; 13(4):375-81.
  87. Herskowitz RD, Wolfsdorf JI, Ricker AT, Vardi P, Dib S, Soeldner JS, Eisenbarth GS. Transient hyperglycemia in childhood: identification of a subgroup with imminent diabetes mellitus. Diabetes Res. 1988 Dec; 9(4):161-7.
  88. Vardi P, Ziegler AG, Mathews JH, Dib S, Keller RJ, Ricker AT, Wolfsdorf JI, Herskowitz RD, Rabizadeh A, Eisenbarth GS, et al. Concentration of insulin autoantibodies at onset of type I diabetes. Inverse log-linear correlation with age. Diabetes Care. 1988 Oct; 11(9):736-9.
  89. Lerman IG, Wolfsdorf JI. Relationship of nocturnal hypoglycemia to daytime glycemia in IDDM. Diabetes Care. 1988 Sep; 11(8):636-42.
  90. Hauser ST, Paul EL, Jacobson AM, Weiss-Perry B, Vieyra MA, Rufo P, Spetter LD, DiPlacido J, Wertlieb D, Wolfsdorf J, et al. How families cope with diabetes in adolescence. An approach and case analyses. Pediatrician. 1988; 15(1-2):80-94.
  91. Jacobson AM, Hauser ST, Wolfsdorf JI, Houlihan J, Milley JE, Herskowitz RD, Wertlieb D, Watt E. Psychologic predictors of compliance in children with recent onset of diabetes mellitus. J Pediatr. 1987 May; 110(5):805-11.
  92. Keller RJ, Wolfsdorf JI. Isolated growth hormone deficiency after cerebral edema complicating diabetic ketoacidosis. N Engl J Med. 1987 Apr 2; 316(14):857-9.
  93. Jacobson AM, Hauser ST, Wertlieb D, Wolfsdorf JI, Orleans J, Vieyra M. Psychological adjustment of children with recently diagnosed diabetes mellitus. Diabetes Care. 1986 Jul-Aug; 9(4):323-9.
  94. Hauser ST, Jacobson AM, Wertlieb D, Weiss-Perry B, Follansbee D, Wolfsdorf JI, Herskowitz RD, Houlihan J, Rajapark DC. Children with recently diagnosed diabetes: interactions within their families. Health Psychol. 1986; 5(3):273-96.
  95. Krane EJ, Rockoff MA, Wallman JK, Wolfsdorf JI. Subclinical brain swelling in children during treatment of diabetic ketoacidosis. N Engl J Med. 1985 May 2; 312(18):1147-51.
  96. Wolfsdorf JI, Sadeghi-Nejad A, Senior B. Ketonuria does not exclude hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia. Am J Dis Child. 1984 Feb; 138(2):168-71.
  97. Wolfsdorf JI, Sadeghi-Nejad A, Senior B. Hypoketonemia and age-related fasting hypoglycemia in growth hormone deficiency. Metabolism. 1983 May; 32(5):457-62.
  98. Wolfsdorf JI, Sadeghi-Nejad A, Senior B. Fat-derived fuels during a 24-hour fast in children. Eur J Pediatr. 1982 Mar; 138(2):141-4.
  99. Wolfsdorf JI, Sadeghi-Nejad A, Senior B. Hypoalaninemia and ketotic hypoglycemia: cause or consequence? Eur J Pediatr. 1982 Feb; 138(1):28-31.
  100. Sadeghi-Nejad A, Wolfsdorf JI, Biller BJ, Post KD, Senior B. Hyperprolactinemia causing primary amenorrhea. J Pediatr. 1981 Nov; 99(5):802-4.
  101. Ferriero DM, Wolfsdorf JI. Hemolytic uremic syndrome associated with Kawasaki disease. Pediatrics. 1981 Sep; 68(3):405-6.
  102. Rosenfield RL, Rich BH, Wolfsdorf JI, Cassorla F, Parks JS, Bongiovanni AM, Wu CH, Shackleton CH. Pubertal presentation of congenital delta 5-3 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase deficiency. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 1980 Aug; 51(2):345-53.
  103. Wolfsdorf JI, Senior B. Failure to thrive and metabolic alkalosis. Adverse effects of a chloride-deficient formula in two infants. JAMA. 1980 Mar 14; 243(10):1068-70.
  104. Sadeghi-Nejad A, Wolfsdorf JI, Senior B. Hypoparathyroidism and pregnancy. Treatment with calcitriol. JAMA. 1980 Jan 18; 243(3):254-5.
  105. Wolfsdorf JI, Senior B. The diagnosis of insulinoma in a child in the absence of fasting hyperinsulinemia. Pediatrics. 1979 Oct; 64(4):496-8.
  106. Schwartz SS, Rich BH, Lucky AW, Straus FH, Gonen B, Wolfsdorf J, Thorp FW, Burrington JD, Madden JD, Rubenstein AH, Rosenfield RL. Familial nesidioblastosis: severe neonatal hypoglycemia in two families. J Pediatr. 1979 Jul; 95(1):44-53.
  107. Senior B, Wolfsdorf JI. Hypoglycemia in children. Pediatr Clin North Am. 1979 Feb; 26(1):171-85.
  108. Wolfsdorf JI, Rosenfield RL, Fang VS, Kobayashi R, Razdan AK, Kim MH. Partial gonadotrophin-resistance in pseudohypoparathyroidism. Acta Endocrinol (Copenh). 1978 Jun; 88(2):321-8.
  109. Mann MD, Pirie DJ, Wolfsdorf J. Kerosene absorption in primates. J Pediatr. 1977 Sep; 91(3):495-8.
  110. Bartels H, Fenner A, van der Merwe W, Barbalatt S, Wolfsdorf J. Hepatic enzymes, their induction and usefulness in predicting maximal serum bilirubin levels in premature newborn infants. Eur J Pediatr. 1977 Jun 1; 125(2):97-102.
  111. Betts PR, Mann MD, Wolfsdorf J. Growth and nutrition of uremic piglets. Pediatr Res. 1976 Nov; 10(11):937-44.
  112. Kew MC, Van Coller B, Prowse CM, Skikne B, Wolfsdorf JI, Isdale J, Krawitz S, Altman H, Levin SE, Bothwell TH. Occurrence of primary hepatocellular cancer and peliosis hepatis after treatment with androgenic steroids. S Afr Med J. 1976 Jul 24; 50(32):1233-7.
  113. Wolfsdorf J, Paed D. Kerosene intoxication: an experimental approach to the etiology of the CNS manifestations in primates. J Pediatr. 1976 Jun; 88(6):1037-40.
  114. Wolfsdorf J, Makarawa S, Fernandes C, Fenner A. Transpyloric feeding in small preterm infants. Arch Dis Child. 1975 Sep; 50(9):723-6.
  115. Shine B, Betts PR, Mann MD, Wolfsdorf J. Bicarbonate excretion in kwashiorkor. S Afr Med J. 1975 Aug 9; 49(34):1398-400.
  116. Fenner A, Müller R, Busse HG, Junge M, Wolfsdorf J. Transcutaneous determination of arterial oxygen tension. Pediatrics. 1975 Feb; 55(2):224-31.
  117. Schwartz FC, Fenner A, Wolfsdorf J. The influence of body position on pulmonary function in low birthweight babies. S Afr Med J. 1975 Jan 18; 49(3):79-81.
  118. Wolfsdorf J. The acute care of respiratory problems in the neonate, infant, and child. Int Anesthesiol Clin. 1975; 13(3):73-131.
  119. Wolfsdorf J, Kündig H. Dexamethasone in the management of kerosene pneumonia. Pediatrics. 1974 Jan; 53(1):86-90.
  120. Thomson PD, Olinsky A, Wolfsdorf J, Milner S, Kerzner B. Report by the department of paediatrics on the special care area of the Transvaal Memorial Hospital for Children. S Afr Med J. 1973 Oct 13; 47(40):1851-4.
  121. Wolfsdorf J, Swift DL, Avery ME. Mist therapy reconsidered; an evaluation of the respiratory deposition of labelled water aerosols produced by jet and ultrasonic nebulizers. Pediatrics. 1969 May; 43(5):799-808.
  122. Swift DL, Wolfsdorf J, Avery ME. Mist therapy. Pediatrics. 1969 May; 43(5):903-4.
  123. Wolfsdorf J, Avery ME. Tuberculosis in children. Clin Notes Respir Dis. 1969; 7(4):3-10.
  124. Avery ME, Wolfsdorf J. Diagnosis and treatment: approaches to newborn infants of tuberculous mothers. Pediatrics. 1968 Sep; 42(3):519-22.
  125. Wolfsdorf J, Farquhar JW, Rigal WM. Screening tests for growth-hormone deficiency in dwarfism. Lancet. 1967 Dec 16; 2(7529):1271-3.
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We are grateful to have been ranked #1 on U.S. News & World Report's list of the best children's hospitals in the nation for the third year in a row, an honor we could not have achieved without the patients and families who inspire us to do our very best for them. Thanks to you, Boston Children's is a place where we can write the greatest children's stories ever told.”
- Sandra L. Fenwick, President and CEO

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