Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2013 Lessons from the Hvidoere International Study Group on childhood diabetes: Be dogmatic about outcome and flexible in approachPediatric Diabetes.  14:473-480. 2013
2013 Parental perspectives of diabetes management in Alabama public schoolsSouthern Medical Journal.  106:274-279. 2013
2009 Increasing adherence to inhaled steroid therapy among schoolchildren: Randomized, controlled Trial of school-based supervised asthma therapyPediatrics.  123:466-474. 2009
2008 Design of the supervised asthma therapy study: Implementing an adherence intervention in urban elementary schoolsContemporary Clinical Trials.  29:304-310. 2008
2006 Prevalence of hypovitaminosis D in early infantile hypocalcemiaJournal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism.  19:1025-1031. 2006
2005 Index of suspicion.Pediatrics in Review.  26:68-74. 2005
2002 Effects of megestrol acetate on weight gain, body composition, and pulmonary function in patients with cystic fibrosisJournal of Pediatrics.  140:439-444. 2002
2001 Case report: Liver glycogen synthase deficiency - A cause of ketotic hypoglycemiaPediatrics.  108:495-497. 2001
1998 Insulin management and metabolic control of Type 1 diabetes mellitus in childhood and adolescence in 18 countriesDiabetic Medicine.  15:752-759. 1998
1998 Adolescents' Health Attitudes and Adherence to Treatment for Insulin-Dependent Diabetes MellitusJournal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics.  19:31-37. 1998
1998 Childhood hypoglycemia in an urban emergency department: Epidemiology and a diagnostic approach to the problemPediatric Emergency Care.  14:268-271. 1998
1997 Hypernatremia in diabetic ketoacidosis 1997
1997 Use of PRISM scores in triage of pediatric patients with diabetic ketoacidosis.American Journal of Managed Care.  3:253-258. 1997
1996 Idiopathic ketotic hypoglycemia in the pediatric emergency departmentJournal of Investigative Medicine.  44. 1996
1996 Use of prism scores to predict hospital stay in diabetic ketoacidosisJournal of Investigative Medicine.  44. 1996
1995 Effects of acute hyperglycemia on mental efficiency and counterregulatory hormones in adolescents with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitusJournal of Pediatrics.  126:178-184. 1995
1994 Alkylglycosides enhance systemic absorption of insulin applied topically to the rat eyeJournal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics.  271:1274-1280. 1994
1994 Efficacy of Insulin EyedropsJournal of Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  10:461-470. 1994
1994 Insulin Administration to the Eyes of Normoglycemic Human VolunteersJournal of Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  10:683-690. 1994
1994 Insulin delivery in nosedrops: New formulations containing alkylglycosides 1994
1994 Insulin delivery in nosedrops: New formulations containing alkylglycosidesEndocrinology.  135:2386-2391. 1994
1994 Toxicity of Insulin Administered Chronically to Human Eye In VivoJournal of Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  10:101-107. 1994
1992 Genetic, Immunological, and Metabolic Determinants of Risk for Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus in FamiliesDiabetic Medicine.  9:224-232. 1992
1992 Glucagon Administration to the Rat via Eye DropsJournal of Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  8:349-358. 1992
1990 Cyclosporin therapy for prevention and cure of IDDM. Epidemiological perspective of benefits and risksDiabetes reviews (Alexandria, Va.).  13:776-784. 1990
1990 Mild hypoglycemia associated with deterioration of mental efficiency in children with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitusJournal of Pediatrics.  117:32-38. 1990
1989 Reversible Suprasellar Pituitary Mass Secondary to HypothyroidismJournal of the American Medical Association.  262:3175-3177. 1989
1989 Colonic absorption of insulin: An in vitro and in vivo evaluationJournal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics.  248:567-572. 1989
1989 Glycemic responses in insulin-dependent diabetic patients: Effect of food compositionAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  49:658-666. 1989
1989 Receptors for IGF-I, but not for IGF-II, on proximal colon epithelial cell apical membranesAmerican Journal of Physiology.  257. 1989
1988 Effect of haemolysis on radioimmunoassay for insulinDiabetologia.  31:403-404. 1988
1988 Paradoxical organ-specific adaptations to streptozotocin diabetes mellitus in adult ratsAmerican Journal of Physiology.  254. 1988
1987 Successful use of plasma exchange in a child with refractory immune hemolytic anemiaJournal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology.  9:158-160. 1987

Education And Training

  • UAB Hospital, Internship
  • UAB Hospital, Residency
  • Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Childrens Hospital of Alabama, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1983
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics, Spring Hill College 1979
  • Full Name

  • Joycelyn Atchison