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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

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. 2015 Dec 16; doi: 10.1111/petr.12648.

PMID:
    26670870
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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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 - in process]
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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 - in process]
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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 - in process]
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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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Multicenter comparison of laboratory performance in cytomegalovirus and Epstein-Barr virus viral load testing using international standards.
Rychert J, Danziger-Isakov L, Yen-Lieberman B, Storch G, Buller R, Sweet SC, Mehta AK, Cheeseman JA, Heeger P, Rosenberg ES, Fishman JA
Clin Transplant. 2014 Dec; 28(12)1416-23. doi: 10.1111/ctr.12473.

PMID:
    25303316
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Lung transplantation--looking beyond 1-year survival.
Sweet SC, Shah AS
Am J Transplant. 2014 Oct; 14(10)2199-200. doi: 10.1111/ajt.12905.

PMID:
    25208638
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pediatric lung allocation: the rest of the story.
Sweet SC, Barr ML
Am J Transplant. 2014 Jan; 14(1)11-2. doi: 10.1111/ajt.12546.

PMID:
    24330200
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Rationing lung transplants.
Egan TM, Sweet SC
N Engl J Med. 2013 Nov 21; 369(21)2064-5. doi: 10.1056/NEJMc1311946#SA1.

PMID:
    24256395
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Paracorporeal lung assist devices as a bridge to recovery or lung transplantation in neonates and young children.
Hoganson DM, Gazit AZ, Boston US, Sweet SC, Grady RM, Huddleston CB, Eghtesady P
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Jan; 147(1)420-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2013.08.078.

PMID:
    24199759
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Lung transplant is a viable treatment option for patients with congenital and acquired pulmonary vein stenosis.
Bharat A, Epstein DJ, Grady M, Faro A, Michelson P, Sweet SC, Huddleston CB
J Heart Lung Transplant. 2013 Jun; 32(6)621-5. doi: 10.1016/j.healun.2013.03.002.

PMID:
    23701851
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Induction therapy in lung transplantation.
Sweet SC
Transpl Int. 2013 Jul; 26(7)696-703. doi: 10.1111/tri.12115.

PMID:
    23701023
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Multicenter collaboration in pediatric lung transplantation--the importance of consensus.
Sweet SC
Pediatr Transplant. 2013 May; 17(3)197-8. doi: 10.1111/petr.12069.

PMID:
    23448310
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Measurement of donor-specific HLA antibodies following plasma exchange therapy predicts clinical outcome in pediatric heart and lung transplant recipients with antibody-mediated rejection.
Jackups R Jr, Canter C, Sweet SC, Mohanakumar T, Morris GP
J Clin Apher. 2013 Aug; 28(4)301-8. doi: 10.1002/jca.21270.

PMID:
    23426730
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Neonatal paracorporeal lung assist device for respiratory failure.
Hoganson DM, Gazit AZ, Sweet SC, Grady RM, Huddleston CB, Eghtesady P
Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 Feb; 95(2)692-4. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2012.05.128.

PMID:
    23336880
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Body mass index and its effect on outcome in children after lung transplantation.
Benden C, Ridout DA, Edwards LB, Boehler A, Christie JD, Sweet SC
J Heart Lung Transplant. 2013 Feb; 32(2)196-201. doi: 10.1016/j.healun.2012.11.002.

PMID:
    23200225
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Report of a consensus conference on transplant program quality and surveillance.
Kasiske BL, McBride MA, Cornell DL, Gaston RS, Henry ML, Irwin FD, Israni AK, Metzler NW, Murphy KW, Reed AI, Roberts JP, Salkowski N, Snyder JJ, Sweet SC
Am J Transplant. 2012 Aug; 12(8)1988-96. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-6143.2012.04130.x.

PMID:
    22682114
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Lung transplantation in children with idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension: an 18-year experience.
Goldstein BS, Sweet SC, Mao J, Huddleston CB, Grady RM
J Heart Lung Transplant. 2011 Oct; 30(10)1148-52. doi: 10.1016/j.healun.2011.04.009.

PMID:
    21620736
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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