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Stuart C. Sweet, MD

McKim Marriott Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric, Immunology and Pulmonary Medicine
Medical Director, Pediatric Lung Transplant Program

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Pulmonary Disease
Pediatric Cystic Fibrosis
Pediatric Lung Transplant
Pediatric Asthma

Board Certifications

Pediatrics
Pediatric Pulmonary Disease

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Lung disease in children, transplant immunology, lung transplant, bronchiolitis obliterans

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  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: Suite C
Floor: Second Floor
Office Phone: 314-454-2694

Education

Education

Fellowship: Pediatric Pulmonology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1996
Residency: Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1993
Medical Degree: University Of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 1989
Ph.D.: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 1989
B.S.: Chemistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 1981

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Infants with Atypical Presentations of Alveolar Capillary Dysplasia with Misalignment of the Pulmonary Veins Who Underwent Bilateral Lung Transplantation.
Towe CT, White FV, Grady RM, Sweet SC, Eghtesady P, Wegner DJ, Sen P, Szafranski P, Stankiewicz P, Hamvas A, Cole FS, Wambach JA
J Pediatr. 2017 Nov 30; pii: S0022-3476(17)31375-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2017.10.026.

PMID:
    29198536
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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The impact of conventional and nonconventional inhalants on children and adolescents.
Nasr SZ, Nasrallah AI, Abdulghani M, Sweet SC
Pediatr Pulmonol. 2017 Oct 30; doi: 10.1002/ppul.23836.

PMID:
    29084362
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Anellovirus loads are associated with outcomes in pediatric lung transplantation.
Blatter JA, Sweet SC, Conrad C, Danziger-Isakov LA, Faro A, Goldfarb SB, Hayes D Jr, Melicoff E, Schecter M, Storch G, Visner GA, Williams NM, Wang D
Pediatr Transplant. 2017 Oct 29; doi: 10.1111/petr.13069.

PMID:
    29082660
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Risk and outcomes of pulmonary fungal infection after pediatric lung transplantation.
Ammerman E, Sweet SC, Fenchel M, Storch GA, Conrad C, Hayes D Jr, Faro A, Goldfarb S, Melicoff E, Schecter M, Visner G, Williams NM, Danziger-Isakov L
Clin Transplant. 2017 Nov; 31(11)doi: 10.1111/ctr.13100.

PMID:
    28871606
    [PubMed - in process]
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Assessing the impact of program volume and composition on waiting list outcomes in pediatric lung transplantation.
Sweet SC
J Heart Lung Transplant. 2017 Nov; 36(11)1180-1182. doi: 10.1016/j.healun.2017.06.006.

PMID:
    28705645
    [PubMed - in process]
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Pediatric Lung Transplantation.
Sweet SC
Respir Care. 2017 Jun; 62(6)776-798. doi: 10.4187/respcare.05304.

PMID:
    28546378
    [PubMed - in process]
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Outcomes of Lung Transplantation for Infants and Children with Genetic Disorders of Surfactant Metabolism.
Eldridge WB, Zhang Q, Faro A, Sweet SC, Eghtesady P, Hamvas A, Cole FS, Wambach JA
J Pediatr. 2017 May; 184157-164.e2. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2017.01.017.

PMID:
    28215425
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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What makes a good pediatric transplant lung: Insights from in vivo lung morphometry with hyperpolarized <sup>3</sup> He magnetic resonance imaging.
Fishman EF, Quirk JD, Sweet SC, Woods JC, Gierada DS, Conradi MS, Siegel MJ, Yablonskiy DA
Pediatr Transplant. 2017 May; 21(3)doi: 10.1111/petr.12886.

PMID:
    28120553
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Transplant center volume and outcomes in lung transplantation for cystic fibrosis.
Hayes D Jr, Sweet SC, Benden C, Kopp BT, Goldfarb SB, Visner GA, Mallory GB, Tobias JD, Tumin D
Transpl Int. 2017 Apr; 30(4)371-377. doi: 10.1111/tri.12911.

PMID:
    28012223
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Role of Circulating MicroRNAs in the Immunopathogenesis of Rejection After Pediatric Lung Transplantation.
Xu Z, Yang W, Steward N, Sweet SC, Danziger-Isakov L, Heeger PS, Mohanakumar T
Transplantation. 2017 Oct; 101(10)2461-2468. doi: 10.1097/TP.0000000000001595.

PMID:
    27941431
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pediatric organ donation rates-going beyond registry data.
Sweet SC, Wood RP, Lebovitz DJ
Pediatr Transplant. 2016 Dec; 20(8)1024-1025. doi: 10.1111/petr.12807.

PMID:
    27882687
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Improved waitlist and transplant outcomes for pediatric lung transplantation after implementation of the lung allocation score.
Lancaster TS, Miller JR, Epstein DJ, DuPont NC, Sweet SC, Eghtesady P
J Heart Lung Transplant. 2017 May; 36(5)520-528. doi: 10.1016/j.healun.2016.10.007.

PMID:
    27866928
    [PubMed - in process]
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Recommendations for utilization of the paracorporeal lung assist device in neonates and young children with pulmonary hypertension.
Gazit AZ, Sweet SC, Grady RM, Boston US, Huddleston CB, Hoganson DM, Shepard M, Raithel S, Mehegan M, Doctor A, Spinella PC, Eghtesady P
Pediatr Transplant. 2016 Mar; 20(2)256-70. doi: 10.1111/petr.12673.

PMID:
    26899454
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Perceived barriers to medication adherence in pediatric and adolescent solid organ transplantation.
Danziger-Isakov L, Frazier TW, Worley S, Williams N, Shellmer D, Dharnidharka VR, Gupta NA, Ikle D, Sweet SC, CTOTC-05 Consortium.
Pediatr Transplant. 2016 Mar; 20(2)307-15. doi: 10.1111/petr.12648.

PMID:
    26670870
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation Registries in the Era of Big Data With Global Reach.
Stehlik J, Mehra MR, Sweet SC, Kirklin JK, Cypel M, Kirk R, Dipchand AI, Van Raemdonck D, Edwards LB, Mario Bertolotti A, Mejia JC, Torres Navas A, Potena L, Akar R, West LJ, Zuckermann A, Khaliel F, Davis DR, Reichenspurner H
J Heart Lung Transplant. 2015 Oct; 34(10)1225-32. doi: 10.1016/j.healun.2015.08.001.

PMID:
    26454736
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Current State of Pediatric Lung Transplantation.
Hayes D Jr, Benden C, Sweet SC, Conrad CK
Lung. 2015 Oct; 193(5)629-37. doi: 10.1007/s00408-015-9765-z.

PMID:
    26238859
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Electronic Cigarette Use in Middle and High School Students Triples from 2013 to 2014.
Nasr SZ, Sweet SC, ATS Health Policy Committee.
Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2015 Aug 1; 192(3)276-8. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201505-0898ED.

PMID:
    26230233
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pediatric Deceased Donation-A Report of the Transplantation Society Meeting in Geneva.
Martin DE, Nakagawa TA, Siebelink MJ, Bramstedt KA, Brierley J, Dobbels F, Rodrigue JR, Sarwal M, Shapiro R, Dominguez-Gil B, Danovitch G, Sweet SC, Trompeter RS, Moazam F, Bos MA, Delmonico FL, Transplantation Society.
Transplantation. 2015 Jul; 99(7)1403-9. doi: 10.1097/TP.0000000000000758.

PMID:
    25996634
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Adolescents with cystic fibrosis: take the door, not the window.
Sweet SC, Liou TG
Pediatr Transplant. 2015 Mar; 19(2)133-5. doi: 10.1111/petr.12427.

PMID:
    25620082
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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An international ISHLT/ATS/ERS clinical practice guideline: diagnosis and management of bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome.
Meyer KC, Raghu G, Verleden GM, Corris PA, Aurora P, Wilson KC, Brozek J, Glanville AR, ISHLT/ATS/ERS BOS Task Force Committee., ISHLT/ATS/ERS BOS Task Force Committee.
Eur Respir J. 2014 Dec; 44(6)1479-503. doi: 10.1183/09031936.00107514.

PMID:
    25359357
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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