Associate Professor Alyson Kakakios

Clinical Associate Professor
Paediatrics & Child Health, Children's Hospital, Westmead

Telephone 9845 0000
Fax 9845 3421

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Clinical Specialty

Paediatrics

Selected publications

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Book Chapters

  • Kakakios, A., Campbell, D., Turner, P., Tan, J. (2013). Allergic and Immunological Disorders in Adolescence. In Kate Steinbeck, Michael Kohn (Eds.), A Clinical Handbook in Adolescent Medicine: A Guide for Health Professionals Who Work with Adolescents and Young Adults, (pp. 557-568). Singapore: World Scientific Publishing.

Journals

  • Merico, D., Roifman, M., Braunschweig, U., Yuen, R., Alexandrova, R., Bates, A., Reid, B., Nalpathamkalam, T., Wang, Z., Kakakios, A., et al (2015). Compound heterozygous mutations in the noncoding RNU4ATAC cause Roifman Syndrome by disrupting minor intron splicing. Nature Communications, 6(Article number 8718), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Hsu, P., Xie, Z., Frith, K., Wong, M., Kakakios, A., Stone, K., Druey, K. (2015). Idiopathic systemic capillary leak syndrome in children. Pediatrics, 135(3), e730-e735. [More Information]
  • Tan, J., Campbell, D., Turner, P., Kakakios, A., Wong, M., Mehr, S., Joshi, P. (2013). Baked egg food challenges - clinical utility of skin test to baked egg and ovomucoid in children with egg allergy. Clinical and Experimental Allergy, 43(10), 1189-1195. [More Information]
  • Turner, P., Mehr, S., Joshi, P., Tan, J., Wong, M., Kakakios, A., Campbell, D. (2013). Safety of food challenges to extensively heated egg in egg-allergic children: a prospective cohort study. Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, 24(5), 450-455. [More Information]
  • Gray, P., Mehr, S., Katelaris, C., Wainstein, B., Star, A., Campbell, D., Joshi, P., Wong, M., Frankum, B., Keat, K., et al (2013). Salicylate elimination diets in children: is food restriction supported by the evidence? Medical Journal of Australia, 198(11), 600-602. [More Information]
  • Turner, P., Kakakios, A., Wong, L., Wong, M., Campbell, D. (2012). Intravenous Immunoglobulin to Treat Severe Atopic Dermatitis in Children: A Case Series. Pediatric Dermatology, 29(2), 177-181. [More Information]
  • Mehr, S., Kakakios, A., Shaw, P., Webster, R., Kemp, A. (2011). Beware the lymphopenia: A case of severe combined immunodeficiency. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 47(8), 565-567. [More Information]
  • Gray, P., Sillence, D., Kakakios, A. (2011). Is Roifman syndrome an X-linked ciliopathy with humoral immunodeficiency? Evidence from 2 new cases. International Journal of Immunogenetics, 38(6), 501-505. [More Information]
  • Mehr, S., Jones, K., Singh-Grewal, D., Aksentijevich, I., Kakakios, A. (2010). Chronic urticaria of neonatal onset: A potential sign of autoinflammation. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 46(10), 608-610. [More Information]
  • Mehr, S., Kakakios, A., Frith, K., Kemp, A. (2009). Food protein-induced enterocolitis syndrome: 16-year experience. Pediatrics, 123(3), e459-e464. [More Information]
  • Mehr, S., Kakakios, A., Kemp, A. (2009). Rice: a common and severe cause of food protein-induced enterocolitis syndrome. Archives of Disease in Childhood, 94(3), 220-223. [More Information]
  • Kwok, S., O'Loughlin, E., Kakakios, A., Van Asperen, P. (2008). Wheezy swallow: Poorly responsive 'Asthma'. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 44(1-2), 74-77. [More Information]
  • Kesson, A., Kakakios, A. (2007). Immunocompromised children: conditions and infectious agents. Paediatric Respiratory Reviews, 8, 231-239. [More Information]
  • Kakakios, A., Heine, R. (2006). Eosinophilic oesophagitis. Medical Journal of Australia, 185(7), 401. [More Information]
  • Ginn, S., Curtin, J., Kramer, B., Smyth, C., Wong, M., Kakakios, A., McCowage, G., Watson, D., Alexander, S., Latham, M., Rowe, P., Alexander, I., et al (2005). Treatment of an infant with X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID-X1) by gene therapy in Australia. Medical Journal of Australia, 182(9), 458-463. [More Information]
  • Milledge, J., Kakakios, A., Gillis, J., Fitzgerald, D. (2003). Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia as a presenting feature of X-linked hyper-IgM syndrome. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 11, 704-706.
  • McMaster, P., McIntyre, P., Gilmour, R., Gilbert, G., Kakakios, A., Mellis, C. (2002). The emergence of resistant pneumococcal meningitis - implications for empiric therapy. Archives of Disease in Childhood, 87(3), 207-211.
  • McIntyre, P., Gilmour, R., Gilbert, G., Kakakios, A., Mellis, C. (2000). Epidemiology of invasive pneumococcal disease in urban New South Wales, 1997-1999. Medical Journal of Australia, 173, 2-6.
  • Hanlon, M., Nambiar, R., Kakakios, A., McIntyre, P., Land, M., Devine, P. (2000). Pertussis antibody levels in infants immunized with an acellular pertussis component vaccine, measured using whole-call pertussis ELISA. Immunology and Cell Biology, 78, 254-258.

2015

  • Merico, D., Roifman, M., Braunschweig, U., Yuen, R., Alexandrova, R., Bates, A., Reid, B., Nalpathamkalam, T., Wang, Z., Kakakios, A., et al (2015). Compound heterozygous mutations in the noncoding RNU4ATAC cause Roifman Syndrome by disrupting minor intron splicing. Nature Communications, 6(Article number 8718), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Hsu, P., Xie, Z., Frith, K., Wong, M., Kakakios, A., Stone, K., Druey, K. (2015). Idiopathic systemic capillary leak syndrome in children. Pediatrics, 135(3), e730-e735. [More Information]

2013

  • Kakakios, A., Campbell, D., Turner, P., Tan, J. (2013). Allergic and Immunological Disorders in Adolescence. In Kate Steinbeck, Michael Kohn (Eds.), A Clinical Handbook in Adolescent Medicine: A Guide for Health Professionals Who Work with Adolescents and Young Adults, (pp. 557-568). Singapore: World Scientific Publishing.
  • Tan, J., Campbell, D., Turner, P., Kakakios, A., Wong, M., Mehr, S., Joshi, P. (2013). Baked egg food challenges - clinical utility of skin test to baked egg and ovomucoid in children with egg allergy. Clinical and Experimental Allergy, 43(10), 1189-1195. [More Information]
  • Turner, P., Mehr, S., Joshi, P., Tan, J., Wong, M., Kakakios, A., Campbell, D. (2013). Safety of food challenges to extensively heated egg in egg-allergic children: a prospective cohort study. Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, 24(5), 450-455. [More Information]
  • Gray, P., Mehr, S., Katelaris, C., Wainstein, B., Star, A., Campbell, D., Joshi, P., Wong, M., Frankum, B., Keat, K., et al (2013). Salicylate elimination diets in children: is food restriction supported by the evidence? Medical Journal of Australia, 198(11), 600-602. [More Information]

2012

  • Turner, P., Kakakios, A., Wong, L., Wong, M., Campbell, D. (2012). Intravenous Immunoglobulin to Treat Severe Atopic Dermatitis in Children: A Case Series. Pediatric Dermatology, 29(2), 177-181. [More Information]

2011

  • Mehr, S., Kakakios, A., Shaw, P., Webster, R., Kemp, A. (2011). Beware the lymphopenia: A case of severe combined immunodeficiency. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 47(8), 565-567. [More Information]
  • Gray, P., Sillence, D., Kakakios, A. (2011). Is Roifman syndrome an X-linked ciliopathy with humoral immunodeficiency? Evidence from 2 new cases. International Journal of Immunogenetics, 38(6), 501-505. [More Information]

2010

  • Mehr, S., Jones, K., Singh-Grewal, D., Aksentijevich, I., Kakakios, A. (2010). Chronic urticaria of neonatal onset: A potential sign of autoinflammation. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 46(10), 608-610. [More Information]

2009

  • Mehr, S., Kakakios, A., Frith, K., Kemp, A. (2009). Food protein-induced enterocolitis syndrome: 16-year experience. Pediatrics, 123(3), e459-e464. [More Information]
  • Mehr, S., Kakakios, A., Kemp, A. (2009). Rice: a common and severe cause of food protein-induced enterocolitis syndrome. Archives of Disease in Childhood, 94(3), 220-223. [More Information]

2008

  • Kwok, S., O'Loughlin, E., Kakakios, A., Van Asperen, P. (2008). Wheezy swallow: Poorly responsive 'Asthma'. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 44(1-2), 74-77. [More Information]

2007

  • Kesson, A., Kakakios, A. (2007). Immunocompromised children: conditions and infectious agents. Paediatric Respiratory Reviews, 8, 231-239. [More Information]

2006

  • Kakakios, A., Heine, R. (2006). Eosinophilic oesophagitis. Medical Journal of Australia, 185(7), 401. [More Information]

2005

  • Ginn, S., Curtin, J., Kramer, B., Smyth, C., Wong, M., Kakakios, A., McCowage, G., Watson, D., Alexander, S., Latham, M., Rowe, P., Alexander, I., et al (2005). Treatment of an infant with X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID-X1) by gene therapy in Australia. Medical Journal of Australia, 182(9), 458-463. [More Information]

2003

  • Milledge, J., Kakakios, A., Gillis, J., Fitzgerald, D. (2003). Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia as a presenting feature of X-linked hyper-IgM syndrome. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 11, 704-706.

2002

  • McMaster, P., McIntyre, P., Gilmour, R., Gilbert, G., Kakakios, A., Mellis, C. (2002). The emergence of resistant pneumococcal meningitis - implications for empiric therapy. Archives of Disease in Childhood, 87(3), 207-211.

2000

  • McIntyre, P., Gilmour, R., Gilbert, G., Kakakios, A., Mellis, C. (2000). Epidemiology of invasive pneumococcal disease in urban New South Wales, 1997-1999. Medical Journal of Australia, 173, 2-6.
  • Hanlon, M., Nambiar, R., Kakakios, A., McIntyre, P., Land, M., Devine, P. (2000). Pertussis antibody levels in infants immunized with an acellular pertussis component vaccine, measured using whole-call pertussis ELISA. Immunology and Cell Biology, 78, 254-258.

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