Judith J. Stellar, MSN, CRNP, CWOCN

Judith J. Stellar, MSN, CRNP, CWOCN

Judith J. Stellar, MSN, CRNP, CWOCN, is an advanced practice nurse with the Epidermolysis Bullosa Multidisciplinary Clinic at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Additional Training

Post-Graduate Certification Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nursing (CWOCN), LaSalle University School of Nursing and Health Science, Philadelphia, PA

Undergraduate Degree

BSN - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Graduate Degree

Masters of Science in Pediatric Nursing and Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA

Titles and Academic Titles

Advanced Practice Nurse, Pediatric Wound and Ostomy Clinic

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2017

Curley, MAQ, Hasbani, NR, Quigley, SM, Stellar, JJ, Pasek TA, Shelley, SS, Kulik, LS, Chamblee, TB, Dilloway, MA, Caillouete, CN, McCabe, MA, Wypij, D (accepted for publication Sept 19, 2017). Predicting pressure Injury risk in pediatric patients: The Braden QD Scale. The Journal of Pediatrics. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2017.09.045

Miske LJ, Stetzer M, Garcia M, Stellar JJ. Airways and Injuries: Protecting Our Pediatric Patients from Respiratory Device-Related Pressure Injuries. Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am. 2017 Jun;29(2):187-204. doi: 10.1016/j.cnc.2017.01.006. Epub 2017 Apr 2.

Miske, L., Stetzer, M., Garcia, M., Stellar, JJ (2017). Airways and injuries: Protecting our pediatric patients from respiratory device-related pressure injuries. Critical Care Nursing Clinics of North America, 29, 187-204.

2015

Stellar, JJ & Difusco, L. (2015). “It’s no skin off my back: Preventing perioperative related skin injury in the pediatric patient.” Journal of Wound Ostomy Continence Nursing, 42(3S), PR15-032.

2014

King A, Stellar JJ, Blevins A, Shah KN. Dressings and Products in Pediatric Wound Care. Adv Wound Care (New Rochelle). 2014 Apr 1;3(4):324-334.

2013

Stellar, JJ. (2013). NICU Consult: Mucous Fistula Refeeding in Infants with Short Bowel Syndrome. Journal of Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nurses, 40(3S), S39, #1538.

Stellar, JJ. (2013). Targeting pressure injury prevention strategies in pediatric patients: Using technology to enhance data use at the bedside. Journal of Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nurses, 40(3S), S39, #1537.

Stellar, JJ, Hutchins, L, Brodecki, D, Davis, KF. (2013) Hospital-acquired skin injury in children: Nurse led interventions to improve outcomes.” Journal of Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nurses, 40(3S), S79, #1741.

2012

Heimall LM, Storey B, Stellar JJ, Davis KF. Beginning at the bottom: evidence-based care of diaper dermatitis. MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs. 2012 Jan-Feb;37(1):10-6. doi: 10.1097/NMC.0b013e31823850ea.

2011

Colfer A, Brodecki D, Hutchins L, Stellar JJ, Davis KF. Technology supporting research and quality improvement: a success story. J Pediatr Nurs. 2011 Dec;26(6):595-6. doi: 10.1016/j.pedn.2011.08.007. Epub 2011 Sep 19.

Abstracts

2017

Stellar, JJ, Brodecki, D, Hutchins, L, Davis, KF. (2017). Hospital-acquired pressure injury in pediatrics: patterns and characteristics of injuries over a 6-year period. Scientific and Clinical Abstracts From the WOCN ® Society’s 49th Annual Conference Salt Lake City, Utah. Journal of Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nurses, 44(3S): S2-S3, GS04.

Stellar, JJ. From Cradle to College: Care of the Pediatric Patient with a Urinary Diversion From Infancy Through Adolescence. (2017). Scientific and Clinical Abstracts From the WOCN ® Society’s 49th Annual Conference Salt Lake City, Utah, Journal of Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nurses, 44(3S), CS17.

Books

Chapters

2017

Stellar, JJ, (2017), “Chapter 42. Enteral Feeding Devices and Ostomies” in, Kelsen, JR, Grossman, A, Mamula, P, Markowitz, JE, and Baldassano, RN (eds), Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease, 3rd ed, Springer International.

2012

Stellar, JJ., Widmer, TA.(2011). “Intestinal Atresias, Duplications, and Meconium Ileus,” in Brown, N. and Flannigan, L. (eds), Care of the Pediatric Surgical Patient, 3nd Ed. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett, 2012

2006

Stellar, JJ., Burns, K. “Intestinal Atresias, Duplications, and Meconium Ileus,” in Brown, N. and Flannigan, L. (eds), Care of the Pediatric Surgical Patient, 2nd Ed. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett, 2006.

2000

Stellar, JJ., Burns, K., Von Nesson, S. “Intestinal Atresias, Duplications, and Meconium Ileus,” in McKenna, C. and Weiss, B. (eds), Care of the Pediatric Surgical Patient, Gaithersburg, MD: Aspen Publications, 2000.

1996

Jakobowski, D., Harmon, T., Peck, S., and Stellar, JJ. "Gastrointestinal Critical Care Problems in Infants and Children", in Curley, M., Smith, J., and Maloney-Harmon, P. (eds.). Critical Care Nursing of Infants and Children, WB Saunders: Philadelphia. 1996.

1992

Stellar, JJ. "Pediatric Trauma", in Bayley, E. and Turcke, S. (eds.), A Comprehensive Curriculum for Trauma Nursing, Baltimore: Williams and Wilkins, 1992.

Blunt, E. and Stellar, JJ. "Abused/Battered Persons", in Bayley, E. and Turcke, S. (eds.), A Comprehensive Curriculum for Trauma Nursing, Baltimore: Williams and Wilkins, 1992.

1991

Stellar, JJ. "Pediatric Surgery", in Meeker, M. and Rothrock, J. (eds.), Alexander's Care of the Patient in Surgery, (9th ed.), St. Louis:C.V. Mosby, 1991.

Posters and Presentations

2017

Adler, A, Bender, K, Bird, GL, Brown, L, Costarino, A, Field, C, Helman, S, Kraus, B, Madu, Chinonyerem, Omensetter, N, Stellar, JJ, Yuerek, M. “reducing Arterial Line Injuries in Pediatric cardiac Intensive care Patients.” Cardiology 2-17, Orlando, FL, Feb 2017.

2016

Stetzer, MN, Hall, C, Hedaya, L, Li S, Stellar, JJ. “Improvement Work al la Carte: Unit-Based Prevention Driven by Unit-Specific Data” Nursing of Children Network Annual Regional Conference, Wilmington, DE, October 2016.

Stellar, JJ. “From Cradle to College: Ostomy Care Challenges Across the Continuum”, Nursing of Children Network Regional Conference, October 2016

2015

Stellar, JJ & Difusco, L. “It’s No Skin Off My Back: Preventing Perioperative Related skin Injury in the Pediatric Patient.” Annual Wound Ostomy Continence Nurses Society Conference, San Antonio, Texas. June, 2015. Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Nurses Week, May 2015—1st Place Poster Winner; Nursing of Children Network Annual Regional Conference, Wilmington, DE, October 2016.

Stellar, JJ. “Decreasing Hospital Acquired Pressure Ulcers in the Pediatric Cardiac Patient.” Cardiology 2015, Annual Conference, Orlando, FL, 2015; Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Nurses Week, May 2015.

Stellar, JJ. NICU Consult: Challenging Neonatal Cases for the WOCN,” San Antonio Texas, Annual WOCN Society Convention. 2015