Marietta College Physician Assistant Program is proud of the student and faculty published work as a result of the Capstone project, as well as alumni who have been published after graduation.  To view a published article, click on the link.

PUBLISHED CAPSTONE PROJECTS MARIETTA COLLEGE PA PROGRAM (first articles submitted 3/2007)

Rao, R , Grosel, J Acute portal vein thrombosis in a 59-year-old male with JAK2 V617F mutation
Radiology Case Reports December, 2018 13(6) 1249-1255 Published on-line September, 2018 prior to print.
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1930043318302486

Carpenetti, P Grosel, J Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Presenting with Subclavian Vein Thrombosis Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. February, 2018; 31 (2): 1-4. Case Report
https://journals.lww.com/jaapa/Abstract/2018/02000/Thoracic_outlet_syndrome_presenting_with.16.aspx

Luffy, L, Grosel, J, Thomas, R, So, E Plantar fasciitis: A review of treatments Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. January, 2018; 31 (1): 20-24. CME article.
http://journals.lww.com/jaapa/Fulltext/2018/01000/Plantar_fasciitis__A_review_of_treatments.4.aspx

Dubis, L; Collins, M Treatment options in immune thrombocytopenia Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. December, 2016; 29 (12) 59-63.
http://journals.lww.com/jaapa/Abstract/2016/12000/Treatment_options_in_immune_thrombocytopenia.9.aspx

Swickard, A, Grosel, J Complicated Meckel Diverticulum in a 15-year-old boy. Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. November, 2016; 29 (11). http://journals.lww.com/jaapa/Abstract/2016/11000/Complicated_Meckel_diverticulum_in_a_15_year_old.15.aspx

Schwieterman, C.; Sarap, M; Childers,J A rare case of iron-deficiency anemia rapidly progressing to a life-threatening event Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants May, 2016; 29(5) 37-39.
http://journals.lww.com/jaapa/Abstract/2016/05000/A_rare_case_of_iron_deficiency_anemia_rapidly.6.aspx

Downs J, Childers, W A patient with Factor V Leiden mutation and a related pulmonary embolism. Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. February, 2016; 29(2) 34-35. http://journals.lww.com/jaapa/Abstract/2016/02000/A_patient_with_Factor_V_Leiden_and_a_related.5.aspx

Howard, T, Grosel, J Updated Guidelines for Lipid Screening in Children and Adolescents. Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. March, 2015; 28 (3) 30-36.
http://journals.lww.com/jaapa/Fulltext/2015/03000/Updated_guidelines_for_lipid_screening_in_children.4.aspx

·Nichols A, Grosel J. The case for vegetarianism in the fight against heart disease. Clinical Advisor. 2014; 17(8): 24-38.
http://www.clinicaladvisor.com/the-case-for-vegetarianism-in-the-fight-against-heart-disease/article/361676/

Rockhold, J, J Childers  Emerging Antibiotic Resistant Organisms Advance for NPs and PA s online July 4, 2014.
http://nurse-practitioners-and-physician-assistants.advanceweb.com/Features/Articles/Keep-an-eye-on-these-emerging-pathogens-2.aspx

Casto,J, Childers, J A woman with sensory deficits, paresthesias, and ataxia Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants: March 2014 27 (3) 43-48 http://journals.lww.com/jaapa/Abstract/2014/03000/A_woman_with_sensory_deficits,_paresthesias,_and.8.aspx

Stratton, E, Childers J. Autonomic Dysreflexia: A health danger in patients with high spinal cord injuries. Advance for NP’s and PA’s. Web only. Posted on November 28th,2013. http://nurse-practitioners-and-physician-assistants.advanceweb.com/Features/Articles/Autonomic-Dysreflexia.aspx

Steinke, A, Grosel, J A guideline to efficiently treating traumatic brachial artery injury. Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. December, 2013; 26 (12) 1-4. http://journals.lww.com/jaapa/Fulltext/2013/12000/A_guideline_to_efficiently_treating_traumatic.16.aspx

Sommers J, Collins M.  Meniscal tears: repair or resect. Journal of Orthopedics for Physician Assistants. Fall 2013.
http://thejopa.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/Issue-2.pdf

Brown,J. Grosel,J Anastomotic Leak after Bowel Resection Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.  August, 2013; 26 (8) Online only http://journals.lww.com/jaapa/Fulltext/2013/08000/Anastomotic_leak_after_bowel_resection.19.aspx

Giesken B, Collins M.  A 46 Year Old Female Diagnosed with Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS).  Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.  May 2013. http://journals.lww.com/jaapa/Fulltext/2013/05000/A_46_year_old_woman_with_postural_orthostatic.6.aspx

Klinchenko, A., & Childers Jr, W. Aplastic anemia following viral hepatitis. Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, 26(10), 39-41.

Konerth, M, Childers J. Exercise: A possible adjunct therapy to alleviate early Parkinson disease. Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants 2013;26 (4) p. 30-33.

Wolfe, B and Grosel, J. Case Report: Hashimoto’s encephalitis: Connecting the pieces of a puzzling disease. Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants March, 2013 26(3) p.36-42.

Childers Jr. , W., May, R., & Ball, N. (2013). An assessment of psychological stress and symptomatology for didactic phase physician assistant students. The Journal of Physician Assistant Education, 23(4), 35-38.

Morris, L & Collins, M.  A patient with unilateral idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants January, 2013 26(1) p.32-35  Case report.

McGonigal Huser, M & Grosel, J. Children and radiation risk in the age of increased utilization of CT. Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants January, 2013 26(1) p.36-40.  Review article.

Seavy, L & Grosel, J Accelerated cardiovascular disease in patients with lupus: A review. Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants December, 2012 25(12) p.28-32  CME review article

Pierce, B, Grosel, J, Petty, G   Case report: A large retroperitoneal mass turns out to have an unusual cause. Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. July, 2012 25(7) p.42-45.

Ramsey, EA, Ramsey, BL, Childers, JL.  Floppy Iris Syndrome:  A drug-related complication of cataract surgery. Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. May, 2012 25(5) p.37-41.

Berry, CR, Sarap, MD, Childers, JL.  Wireless Capsule Endoscopy Aided Diagnosis of Obstructing Crohn’s Disease.  Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. May, 2011; 24 (5)

Schupp, K., & Childers Jr, , W.  Hearing loss in adolescents. Advance for Physician Assistants 3(3), 24-26. March, 2012.

Brame, G., & Childers Jr., W. (2011). Cardiac biomarkers: current standards, future trends. Clinician Reviews, 21(10), 30-35. Retrieved from http://www.clinicianreviews.com/digitalE.aspx

Isennock, M MPAS, PA-C & J Grosel, MD  Juvenile idiopathic arthritis: Can you recognize this complex diagnosis? .  Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (JAAPA)  January, 2011 24(1) p. 22-27. CME article

Stebbins M. Neuroblastoma: Management of a common childhood malignancy. Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (JAAPA). November, 2010; 23(11) p.24-26, 51  Jennifer Childers advisor

Sarap A, PA-C; Sarap M, MD; Childers J, PA-C. Small bowel necrosis in association with jejunal tube feeding. Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (JAAPA). November, 2010; 23(11) p.28-32

Stephenson, T, PAC and G. Stewart EdD, ATC  PCOS: Clinical presentation guides treatment of this multifaceted disease. Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (JAAPA)  October,  2010,  23(10).  CME article.

Mooney, T, and Hogan, P Pyloric Stenosis:  Exploring all the options.  Advance for PAs and NPs, October, 2010 Online article. http://nurse-practitioners-and-physician-assistants.advanceweb.com/Featu...

Kober T, Collins M.  BRCA gene testing in a woman with a family history of cancer.  Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.  On-line case report.  August 2010. 

Lemasters, C. PA-C and J. Grosel, MD  Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: An often missed diagnosis in athletes.  Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (JAAPA)  June, 2010 23(6) p.42-46. CME article

Battle, J, & Childers, W. (2010).  Sports concussions & cervical spine injuries.  Advance, (April, 2010), Digital supplement.

Malson, Heather MS, PA-C and Gloria M. Stewart, EdD, PA-C  SSRIs, Depression & Suicidality in Adolescents.  Advance for Physician Assistants Vol. 18   Issue 3  Page S31.  March 16, 2010

Knotts, JL, & Childers Jr, WA. (2009). A new verdict for hormone therapy: safe for younger women. Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, 22(12), 47-51.

Frazee, S. PA-C and J. Grosel, MD  "Defensive Medicine: Right or Wrong?"  Advance for Physician Assistants.  Digital Supplement July 2009 17(7) p. S8-S10.

Washkewicz, Tiffany, MPAS, PA-C Systemic Scleroderma: The Truth Beneath a "Skin Disease" Clinician Reviews 2009:19(3):9-11, 15-16 http://www.clinicianreviews.com/index.php?id=26596&cHash=071010&tx_ttnew...

Hochwalt, Cristina PA-C, MPAS and Rita Anderson, MD, PhD Case Report - Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y bariatric gastric bypass in an adolescent:  An obese teenager’s gastric bypass results not only in weight loss and a healthier lifestyle but also in resolution of her type 2 diabetes and other comorbidities.   Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (JAAPA) April 2009 22(4) p. 27-30.  John Grosel, MD – Advisor

Anderson,L PA-C and J. Grosel, MD  “Ovarian Cancer:  The Search for an Accurate Screening Tool” Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (JAAPA)  February, 2009 22(2) p.22-25. CME article (acknowledgement 4/09)

Leach A, Collins M. Is my child autistic?  Helping parents understand a difficult diagnosis.  Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.  2009; 22 (1).

Connor M, Collins M.  Human papillomavirus infection and the HPV vaccine:  What are the facts?  Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.  2008; 21 (10).

Stradley, S, PA-C, MS, ATC;  R. Backs, PA-C, ATC;  J. Grosel, MD;  C. Kaeding, MD.  Hamstring avulsion repair without using a flexion splint.  Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (JAAPA) January, 2008 21(1) p.33-37. The Surgical Patient article.

Saft,S Sarap,M Anaphylaxis during Sentinel Lymph Node Mapping.  Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (JAAPA) September, 2007 20(9) p.26-28. The Surgical Patient article.