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John A. Myers, MD

Instructor, Clinical Pediatrics

Specialty Areas

Pediatrics
Primary Care

Board Certifications

Pediatrics

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital
Progress West Hospital
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Location(s)

Location(s)

O'Fallon Pediatrics (WUCA)

20 Progress Point Parkway
Suite 220
O'Fallon, MO 63368

Office Phone: (636) 344-3333
Fax: (636) 344-3334

Education

Education

Medical Degree: Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, MO 1997
Residency, Pediatrics: Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center, St. Louis, MO 2000
BA, Biology: Washington University, St. Louis, MO 1993

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Longer Operative Time and Intraoperative Blood Transfusion Are Associated with Postoperative Anastomotic Leak after Lower Gastrointestinal Surgery.
Cortina CS, Alex GC, Vercillo KN, Fleetwood VA, Smolevitz JB, Poirier J, Myers JA, Orkin BA, Singer MA
Am Surg. 2019 Feb 1; 85(2)136-141.

PMID:
    30819288
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Direct and indirect effects of climate on richness drive the latitudinal diversity gradient in forest trees.
Chu C, Lutz JA, Král K, Vrška T, Yin X, Myers JA, Abiem I, Alonso A, Bourg N, Burslem DFRP, Cao M, Chapman H, Condit R, Fang S, Fischer GA, Gao L, Hao Z, Hau BCH, He Q, Hector A, Hubbell SP, Jiang M, Jin G, Kenfack D, Lai J, Li B, Li X, Li Y, Lian J, Lin L, Liu Y, Liu Y, Luo Y, Ma K, McShea W, Memiaghe H, Mi X, Ni M, O'Brien MJ, de Oliveira AA, Orwig DA, Parker GG, Qiao X, Ren H, Reynolds G, Sang W, Shen G, Su Z, Sui X, Sun IF, Tian S, Wang B, Wang X, Wang X, Wang Y, Weiblen GD, Wen S, Xi N, Xiang W, Xu H, Xu K, Ye W, Zhang B, Zhang J, Zhang X, Zhang Y, Zhu K, Zimmerman J, Storch D, Baltzer JL, Anderson-Teixeira KJ, Mittelbach GG, He F
Ecol Lett. 2019 Feb; 22(2)245-255. doi: 10.1111/ele.13175.

PMID:
    30548766
    [PubMed - in process]
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Tetracyclines Modify Translation by Targeting Key Human rRNA Substructures.
Mortison JD, Schenone M, Myers JA, Zhang Z, Chen L, Ciarlo C, Comer E, Natchiar SK, Carr SA, Klaholz BP, Myers AG
Cell Chem Biol. 2018 Dec 20; 25(12)1506-1518.e13. doi: 10.1016/j.chembiol.2018.09.010.

PMID:
    30318461
    [PubMed - in process]
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Intention to Seek Depression Treatment in Latina Immigrant Mothers.
Logsdon MC, Morrison D, Myers JA, Capps J, Masterson KM
Issues Ment Health Nurs. 2018 Nov; 39(11)962-966. doi: 10.1080/01612840.2018.1479905.

PMID:
    30252541
    [PubMed - in process]
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Parents' attitudes toward consent and data sharing in biobanks: A multisite experimental survey.
Antommaria AHM, Brothers KB, Myers JA, Feygin YB, Aufox SA, Brilliant MH, Conway P, Fullerton SM, Garrison NA, Horowitz CR, Jarvik GP, Li R, Ludman EJ, McCarty CA, McCormick JB, Mercaldo ND, Myers MF, Sanderson SC, Shrubsole MJ, Schildcrout JS, Williams JL, Smith ME, Clayton EW, Holm IA
AJOB Empir Bioeth. 2018 Jul-Sep; 9(3)128-142. doi: 10.1080/23294515.2018.1505783.

PMID:
    30240342
    [PubMed - in process]
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Image-Guided Navigation in Lymph Node Biopsy.
Wiegmann AL, Broucek JR, Fletcher RN, Luu MB, Deziel DJ, Myers JA
JSLS. 2018 Apr-Jun; 22(2)pii: e2017.00099. doi: 10.4293/JSLS.2017.00099.

PMID:
    29950799
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Response to Comment on "Plant diversity increases with the strength of negative density dependence at the global scale".
LaManna JA, Mangan SA, Alonso A, Bourg NA, Brockelman WY, Bunyavejchewin S, Chang LW, Chiang JM, Chuyong GB, Clay K, Cordell S, Davies SJ, Furniss TJ, Giardina CP, Gunatilleke IAUN, Gunatilleke CVS, He F, Howe RW, Hubbell SP, Hsieh CF, Inman-Narahari FM, Janík D, Johnson DJ, Kenfack D, Korte L, Král K, Larson AJ, Lutz JA, McMahon SM, McShea WJ, Memiaghe HR, Nathalang A, Novotny V, Ong PS, Orwig DA, Ostertag R, Parker GG, Phillips RP, Sack L, Sun IF, Tello JS, Thomas DW, Turner BL, Vela Díaz DM, Vrška T, Weiblen GD, Wolf A, Yap S, Myers JA
Science. 2018 May 25; 360(6391)pii: eaar5245. doi: 10.1126/science.aar5245.

PMID:
    29798855
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Response to Comment on "Plant diversity increases with the strength of negative density dependence at the global scale".
LaManna JA, Mangan SA, Alonso A, Bourg NA, Brockelman WY, Bunyavejchewin S, Chang LW, Chiang JM, Chuyong GB, Clay K, Cordell S, Davies SJ, Furniss TJ, Giardina CP, Gunatilleke IAUN, Gunatilleke CVS, He F, Howe RW, Hubbell SP, Hsieh CF, Inman-Narahari FM, Janík D, Johnson DJ, Kenfack D, Korte L, Král K, Larson AJ, Lutz JA, McMahon SM, McShea WJ, Memiaghe HR, Nathalang A, Novotny V, Ong PS, Orwig DA, Ostertag R, Parker GG, Phillips RP, Sack L, Sun IF, Tello JS, Thomas DW, Turner BL, Vela Díaz DM, Vrška T, Weiblen GD, Wolf A, Yap S, Myers JA
Science. 2018 May 25; 360(6391)pii: eaar3824. doi: 10.1126/science.aar3824.

PMID:
    29798853
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Overdispersed Spatial Patterning of Dominant Bunchgrasses in Southeastern Pine Savannas.
Hovanes KA, Harms KE, Gagnon PR, Myers JA, Elderd BD
Am Nat. 2018 May; 191(5)658-667. doi: 10.1086/696834.

PMID:
    29693438
    [PubMed - in process]
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Landscape Physiognomy Influences Abundance of the Lone Star Tick, Amblyomma americanum (Ixodida: Ixodidae), in Ozark Forests.
Van Horn TR, Adalsteinsson SA, Westby KM, Biro E, Myers JA, Spasojevic MJ, Walton M, Medley KA
J Med Entomol. 2018 Jun 28; 55(4)982-988. doi: 10.1093/jme/tjy038.

PMID:
    29618051
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Effect of Intranasal Mupirocin Prophylaxis on Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Transmission and Invasive Staphylococcal Infections in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
Ristagno EH, Bryant KA, Boland LF, Stout GG, Junkins AD, Woods CR, Myers JA, Espinosa CM
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2018 Jun; 39(6)741-745. doi: 10.1017/ice.2018.44.

PMID:
    29606181
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Integrating species traits into species pools.
Spasojevic MJ, Catano CP, LaManna JA, Myers JA
Ecology. 2018 Jun; 99(6)1265-1276. doi: 10.1002/ecy.2220.

PMID:
    29569239
    [PubMed - in process]
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Do New Mothers Understand the Risk Factors for Maternal Mortality?
Logsdon MC, Davis DW, Myers JA, Masterson KM, Rushton JA, Lauf AP
MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs. 2018 Jul/Aug; 43(4)201-205. doi: 10.1097/NMC.0000000000000434.

PMID:
    29553947
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Transdiaphragmatic Migration of a Spinal Fixation Rod into the Lung.
Song KJ, Colman M, Myers JA, Seder CW
Lung. 2018 Jun; 196(3)369-371. doi: 10.1007/s00408-018-0104-z.

PMID:
    29508070
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Predicting Need for Follow-Up Due to Severe Anxiety and Depression Symptoms After Perinatal Loss.
Hutti MH, Myers JA, Hall LA, Polivka BJ, White S, Hill J, Grisanti M, Hayden J, Kloenne E
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2018 Mar; 47(2)125-136. doi: 10.1016/j.jogn.2018.01.003.

PMID:
    29406287
    [PubMed - in process]
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Utility of Non-Invasive Monitoring of Cardiac Output and Cerebral Oximetry during Pain Management of Children with Sickle Cell Disease in the Pediatric Emergency Department.
Padmanabhan P, Oragwu C, Das B, Myers JA, Raj A
Children (Basel). 2018 Jan 29; 5(2)pii: E17. doi: 10.3390/children5020017.

PMID:
    29382114
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Negative density dependence mediates biodiversity-productivity relationships across scales.
LaManna JA, Belote RT, Burkle LA, Catano CP, Myers JA
Nat Ecol Evol. 2017 Aug; 1(8)1107-1115. doi: 10.1038/s41559-017-0225-4.

PMID:
    29046568
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The impact of fatigue on the non-technical skills performance of critical care air ambulance clinicians.
Myers JA, Powell DMC, Aldington S, Sim D, Psirides A, Hathaway K, Haney MF
Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 2017 Nov; 61(10)1305-1313. doi: 10.1111/aas.12994.

PMID:
    28901538
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Laparoscopic, Trans-Gastric Endoscopic Removal of Gastroesophageal Junction Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (GIST).
Wiegmann AL, Fair BA, Myers JA
Am Surg. 2017 Jul 1; 83(7)e234-237.

PMID:
    28738922
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Plant diversity increases with the strength of negative density dependence at the global scale.
LaManna JA, Mangan SA, Alonso A, Bourg NA, Brockelman WY, Bunyavejchewin S, Chang LW, Chiang JM, Chuyong GB, Clay K, Condit R, Cordell S, Davies SJ, Furniss TJ, Giardina CP, Gunatilleke IAUN, Gunatilleke CVS, He F, Howe RW, Hubbell SP, Hsieh CF, Inman-Narahari FM, Janík D, Johnson DJ, Kenfack D, Korte L, Král K, Larson AJ, Lutz JA, McMahon SM, McShea WJ, Memiaghe HR, Nathalang A, Novotny V, Ong PS, Orwig DA, Ostertag R, Parker GG, Phillips RP, Sack L, Sun IF, Tello JS, Thomas DW, Turner BL, Vela Díaz DM, Vrška T, Weiblen GD, Wolf A, Yap S, Myers JA
Science. 2017 Jun 30; 356(6345)1389-1392. doi: 10.1126/science.aam5678.

PMID:
    28663501
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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