Dorothy Shulman, MD

Professor, College Of Medicine Pediatrics

College Of Medicine Pediatrics

Contact Info 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd.
MDC 62
Tampa, FL 33612

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  • MD, University Of Kansas, 1978

Recent Publications

  • Shulman, DI.Kanarek, K. Gastrin, motilin, insulin, and insulin-like growth factor-I concentrations in very-low-birth-weight infants receiving enteral or parenteral nutrition. JPEN. Journal of parenteral and enteral nutrition. 17(2) : 130-3
  • Jorgensen, EV.Schwartz, ID.Hvizdala, E.Barbosa, J.Phuphanich, S.Shulman, DI.Root, AW.Estrada, J.Hu, CS.Bercu, BB. Neurotransmitter control of growth hormone secretion in children after cranial radiation therapy. The Journal of pediatric endocrinology. 6(2) : 131-42
  • Smith, SS.Shulman, DI.O'Dorisio, TM.McClenathan, DT.Borger, JA.Bercu, BB.Root, AW. Watery diarrhea, hypokalemia, achlorhydria syndrome in an infant: effect of the long-acting somatostatin analogue SMS 201-995 on the disease and linear growth. Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition. 6(5) : 710-6
  • Miller, BS.Shulman, DI.Shillington, A.Harshaw, Q.Wilson, DM.Schwartz, D.Kappy, M.Bakker, B.Wyatt, D. Consensus and discordance in the management of growth hormone-treated patients: results of a knowledge, attitudes, beliefs, and practices survey. International journal of pediatric endocrinology. 2010: 891571, 2010.
  • Lenz, AM.Shulman, D.Eugster, EA.Rahhal, S.Fuqua, JS.Pescovitz, OH.Lewis, KA. Bicalutamide and third-generation aromatase inhibitors in testotoxicosis. Pediatrics. 126(3) : e728-33, 2010.
  • Diaz-Thomas, A.Shulman, D. Use of aromatase inhibitors in children and adolescents: what's new? Current opinion in pediatrics. 22(4) : 501-7, 2010.
  • Carel, JC.Eugster, EA.Rogol, A.Ghizzoni, L.Palmert, MR.Antoniazzi, F.Berenbaum, S.Bourguignon, JP.Chrousos, GP.Coste, J.Deal, Vries, L.Foster, C.Heger, S.Holland, J.Jahnukainen, K.Juul, A.Kaplowitz, P.Lahlou, N.Lee, MM.Lee, P.Merke, DP.Neely, EK.Oostdijk, W.Phillip, M.Rosenfield, RL.Shulman, D.Styne, D.Tauber, M.Wit, JM. Consensus statement on the use of gonadotropin-releasing hormone analogs in children. Pediatrics. 123(4) : e752-62, 2009.
  • Rahhal, S.Clarke, WL.Kletter, GB.Lee, PA.Neely, EK.Reiter, EO.Saenger, P.Shulman, D.Silverman, L.Eugster, EA. Results of a second year of therapy with the 12-month histrelin implant for the treatment of central precocious puberty. International journal of pediatric endocrinology. 2009: 812517, 2009.
  • Shulman, DI.Francis, GL.Palmert, MR.Eugster, EA. Use of aromatase inhibitors in children and adolescents with disorders of growth and adolescent development. Pediatrics. 121(4) : e975-83, 2008.
  • Shulman, DI.Palmert, MR.Kemp, SF. Adrenal insufficiency: still a cause of morbidity and death in childhood. Pediatrics. 119(2) : e484-94, 2007.
  • Shulman, DI.Root, AW.Diamond, FB.Bercu, BB.Martinez, R.Boucek, RJ. Effects of one year of recombinant human growth hormone (GH) therapy on cardiac mass and function in children with classical GH deficiency. The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 88(9) : 4095-9, 2003.
  • Shulman, DI. Metabolic effects of growth hormone in the child and adolescent. Current opinion in pediatrics. 14(4) : 432-6, 2002.
  • Shulman, DI. Gastrointestinal effects of growth hormone. Endocrine. 12(2) : 147-52, 2000.
  • Diamond, FB.Jorgensen, EV.Root, AW.Shulman, DI.Sy, JP.Blethen, SL.Bercu, BB. The role of serial sampling in the diagnosis of growth hormone deficiency. Pediatrics. 102(2 Pt 3) : 521-4, 1998.
  • Diamond, FB.Shulman, DI.Lacson, A.Casadonte, J.Favara, B. Atypical dendritic cell-related histiocytosis with goiter and primary hypothyroidism. The Journal of pediatrics. 132(2) : 357-60, 1998.
  • Shulman, DI.Muhar, I.Jorgensen, EV.Diamond, FB.Bercu, BB.Root, AW. Autoimmune hyperthyroidism in prepubertal children and adolescents: comparison of clinical and biochemical features at diagnosis and responses to medical therapy. Thyroid : official journal of the American Thyroid Association. 7(5) : 755-60, 1997.
  • Diamond, FB.Eichler, DC.Duckett, G.Jorgensen, EV.Shulman, D.Root, AW. Demonstration of a leptin binding factor in human serum. Biochemical and biophysical research communications. 233(3) : 818-22, 1997.
  • Shulman, DI.McClenathan, DT.Harmel, RP.Qualman, SJ.O'Dorisio, TM. Ganglioneuromatosis involving the small intestine and pancreas of a child and causing hypersecretion of vasoactive intestinal polypeptide. Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition. 22(2) : 212-8, 1996.
  • Heinze, HJ.Shulman, DI.Diamond, FB.Bercu, BB. Spectrum of serum thyroglobulin elevation in congenital thyroid disorders. Thyroid : official journal of the American Thyroid Association. 3(1) : 37-40, 1993.
  • Kanarek, KS.Shulman, D. Non-nutritive sucking does not increase blood levels of gastrin, motilin, insulin and insulin-like growth factor 1 in premature infants receiving enteral feedings. Acta paediatrica (Oslo, Norway : 1992). 81(12) : 974-7, 1992.
  • Shulman, DI.Hu, CS.Duckett, G.Lavallee-Grey, M. Effects of short-term growth hormone therapy in rats undergoing 75% small intestinal resection. Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition. 14(1) : 3-11, 1992.
  • Schwartz, ID.Hu, CS.Shulman, DI.Root, AW.Bercu, BB. Linear growth response to exogenous growth hormone in children with short stature. American journal of diseases of children (1960). 144(10) : 1092-7, 1990.
  • Shulman, DI.Hu, CS.Root, AW.Bercu, BB. Pooled prolactin measurements in the evaluation of short children. The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 69(6) : 1261-7, 1989.
  • Diamond, FB.Shulman, DI.Root, AW. Scrotal hair in infancy. The Journal of pediatrics. 114(6) : 999-1001, 1989.
  • Shulman, DI.Strzelecki, JA.Bercu, BB.Root, AW. Usefulness of serum thyrotropin-binding inhibitory index measurements in infantile hypothyroidism. Relationship to serum thyrotropin concentrations. American journal of diseases of children (1960). 142(9) : 972-4, 1988.
  • Shulman, DI.Sweetland, M.Duckett, G.Root, AW. Age-related differences in the growth hormone secretory response to hGHRH 1-44 in male rats from infancy through puberty. In vivo and in vitro studies. Acta endocrinologica. 116(1) : 138-44, 1987.
  • Shulman, DI.Bercu, BB. Evaluation of growth hormone secretion: provocative testing vs endogenous 24-hour growth hormone profile. Acta paediatrica Scandinavica. Supplement. 337: 61-71, 1987.
  • Shulman, DI. Isosexual precocious puberty. Pediatrician. 14(4) : 261-9, 1987.