Peter G Davis

Summary

Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Nasal CPAP or intubation at birth for very preterm infants
    Colin J Morley
    Neonatal Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    N Engl J Med 358:700-8. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Establishing functional residual capacity at birth: the effect of sustained inflation and positive end-expiratory pressure in a preterm rabbit model
    Arjan B Te Pas
    Neonatal Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Pediatr Res 65:537-41. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Caffeine for Apnea of Prematurity trial: benefits may vary in subgroups
    Peter G Davis
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    J Pediatr 156:382-7. 2010
  4. doi request reprint New concepts in neonatal resuscitation
    Peter G Davis
    Division of Neonatal Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Curr Opin Pediatr 24:147-53. 2012
  5. pmc A randomised controlled trial of two methods of delivering nasal continuous positive airway pressure after extubation to infants weighing less than 1000 g: binasal (Hudson) versus single nasal prongs
    P Davis
    Department of Paediatrics, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 85:F82-5. 2001
  6. doi request reprint Non-invasive respiratory support of preterm neonates with respiratory distress: continuous positive airway pressure and nasal intermittent positive pressure ventilation
    Peter G Davis
    Department of Neonatal Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 14:14-20. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Resuscitation of newborn infants with 100% oxygen or air: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Peter G Davis
    Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Lancet 364:1329-33. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Cochrane reviews in neonatology: past, present and future
    Peter G Davis
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal Women s Hospital, 132 Grattan St, Carlton, Melbourne, VIC 3053, Australia
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 11:111-6. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Improved techniques reduce face mask leak during simulated neonatal resuscitation: study 2
    Fiona E Wood
    Division of Neonatal Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, 132 Grattan Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 93:F230-4. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Positive end-expiratory pressure enhances development of a functional residual capacity in preterm rabbits ventilated from birth
    Melissa L Siew
    Dept of Physiology, Monash Univ, Melbourne, VIC 3800, Australia
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 106:1487-93. 2009

Detail Information

Publications83

  1. doi request reprint Nasal CPAP or intubation at birth for very preterm infants
    Colin J Morley
    Neonatal Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    N Engl J Med 358:700-8. 2008
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Establishing functional residual capacity at birth: the effect of sustained inflation and positive end-expiratory pressure in a preterm rabbit model
    Arjan B Te Pas
    Neonatal Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Pediatr Res 65:537-41. 2009
    ..0005). Effects of PEEP and SI were additive. In ventilated preterm rabbits at birth, combining a SI and PEEP improved FRC formation and uniformity of lung aeration, but PEEP had the greatest influence...
  3. doi request reprint Caffeine for Apnea of Prematurity trial: benefits may vary in subgroups
    Peter G Davis
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    J Pediatr 156:382-7. 2010
    ..To determine whether the benefits of caffeine vary in three subgroups of 2006 participants in the Caffeine for Apnea of Prematurity (CAP) trial...
  4. doi request reprint New concepts in neonatal resuscitation
    Peter G Davis
    Division of Neonatal Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Curr Opin Pediatr 24:147-53. 2012
    ..There has been a substantial increase in the number of studies of neonatal resuscitation and it is timely to review the accumulating evidence...
  5. pmc A randomised controlled trial of two methods of delivering nasal continuous positive airway pressure after extubation to infants weighing less than 1000 g: binasal (Hudson) versus single nasal prongs
    P Davis
    Department of Paediatrics, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 85:F82-5. 2001
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Non-invasive respiratory support of preterm neonates with respiratory distress: continuous positive airway pressure and nasal intermittent positive pressure ventilation
    Peter G Davis
    Department of Neonatal Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 14:14-20. 2009
    ..It further improves rates of successful extubation and shows promise as an initial method of respiratory support. Further research is required to determine the optimal settings for both nCPAP and NIPPV...
  7. ncbi request reprint Resuscitation of newborn infants with 100% oxygen or air: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Peter G Davis
    Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Lancet 364:1329-33. 2004
    ..We aimed to establish whether resuscitation with air decreased mortality or neurological disability in newborn infants compared with 100% oxygen...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cochrane reviews in neonatology: past, present and future
    Peter G Davis
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal Women s Hospital, 132 Grattan St, Carlton, Melbourne, VIC 3053, Australia
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 11:111-6. 2006
    ..In future, the Neonatal Review Group needs to assist reviewers in developing countries to prepare reviews relevant to their settings that will reduce the global burden of neonatal mortality and morbidity...
  9. ncbi request reprint Improved techniques reduce face mask leak during simulated neonatal resuscitation: study 2
    Fiona E Wood
    Division of Neonatal Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, 132 Grattan Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 93:F230-4. 2008
    ..Techniques of positioning and holding neonatal face masks vary. Studies have shown that leak at the face mask is common and often substantial irrespective of operator experience...
  10. doi request reprint Positive end-expiratory pressure enhances development of a functional residual capacity in preterm rabbits ventilated from birth
    Melissa L Siew
    Dept of Physiology, Monash Univ, Melbourne, VIC 3800, Australia
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 106:1487-93. 2009
    ..3 +/- 3.5 ml/kg). PEEP greatly facilitates aeration of the distal airways and the accumulation of FRC and prevents distal airway collapse at end expiration in very preterm rabbit pups mechanically ventilated from birth...
  11. doi request reprint Continuous positive airway pressure failure in preterm infants: incidence, predictors and consequences
    Peter A Dargaville
    Department of Paediatrics, Royal Hobart Hospital and University of Tasmania, Hobart, TAS, Australia
    Neonatology 104:8-14. 2013
    ..Some infants treated in this way ultimately fail on CPAP and require intubation and ventilation...
  12. doi request reprint Mask versus nasal tube for stabilization of preterm infants at birth: a randomized controlled trial
    C Omar F Kamlin
    Newborn Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatrics 132:e381-8. 2013
    ..Mask ventilation is associated with airway obstruction and leak. A nasal tube is an alternative interface, but its safety and efficacy have not been tested in extremely preterm infants...
  13. doi request reprint Assessment of tidal volume and gas leak during mask ventilation of preterm infants in the delivery room
    Georg M Schmölzer
    Neonatal Services, Department of Newborn Research, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 95:F393-7. 2010
    ..The aim was to compare resuscitators' estimates of tidal volume (V(T)) and face mask leak with measured values during positive pressure ventilation (PPV) of newborn infants in the delivery room...
  14. doi request reprint Oxygenation with T-piece versus self-inflating bag for ventilation of extremely preterm infants at birth: a randomized controlled trial
    Jennifer A Dawson
    Newborn Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Pediatr 158:912-918.e1-2. 2011
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Mask ventilation of preterm infants in the delivery room
    Jonathan Kaufman
    Neonatal Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 98:F405-10. 2013
    ..We used a respiratory function monitor (RFM) to evaluate the first 5 min of mask respiratory support provided to preterm infants...
  16. doi request reprint Respiratory function monitor guidance of mask ventilation in the delivery room: a feasibility study
    Georg M Schmölzer
    Neonatal Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Pediatr 160:377-381.e2. 2012
    ..To investigate whether using a respiratory function monitor (RFM) during mask resuscitation of preterm infants reduces face mask leak and improves tidal volume (V(T))...
  17. doi request reprint Airway obstruction and gas leak during mask ventilation of preterm infants in the delivery room
    Georg M Schmölzer
    Neonatal Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 96:F254-7. 2011
    ..The authors examined recordings of PPV given to preterm infants in the delivery room for prevalence of mask leak and airway obstruction...
  18. ncbi request reprint Assessing the effectiveness of two round neonatal resuscitation masks: study 1
    Fiona E Wood
    Division of Neonatal Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, 132 Grattan Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 93:F235-7. 2008
    ..Positive pressure ventilation (PPV) via a face mask is an important skill taught using manikins. There have been few attempts to assess the effectiveness of different face mask designs...
  19. doi request reprint A comparison of different bedside techniques to determine endotracheal tube position in a neonatal piglet model
    Georg M Schmölzer
    Neonatal Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatr Pulmonol 48:138-45. 2013
    ..Electrical impedance tomography (EIT) is advocated as a tool to monitor ventilation...
  20. doi request reprint Crying and breathing by extremely preterm infants immediately after birth
    Colm P F O'Donnell
    Neonatal Research, The Royal Women s Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    J Pediatr 156:846-7. 2010
    ..We reviewed videos of 61 extremely preterm infants taken immediately after birth. The majority cried (69%) and breathed (80%) without intervention. Most preterm infants are not apneic at birth...
  21. doi request reprint Tidal volume delivery during surfactant administration in the delivery room
    Georg M Schmölzer
    Neonatal Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Intensive Care Med 37:1833-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to analyse respiratory function immediately before and after surfactant administration in the delivery room...
  22. pmc Early biomarkers and potential mediators of ventilation-induced lung injury in very preterm lambs
    Megan J Wallace
    Department of Physiology, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Respir Res 10:19. 2009
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Breathing patterns in preterm and term infants immediately after birth
    Arjan B Te Pas
    Division of Newborn Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Pediatr Res 65:352-6. 2009
    ..93 [0.64] vs. 1.14 [0.86] s). Directly after birth, both preterm and term infants frequently brake their expiration, mostly by crying. Preterm infants use significantly more expiratory breath holds to defend their lung volume...
  24. doi request reprint Respiratory monitoring of neonatal resuscitation
    Georg M Schmölzer
    Department of Newborn Research, Royal Women s Hospital, Neonatal Services, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 95:F295-303. 2010
    ..Examples demonstrating its potential usefulness during resuscitations are provided. However, further studies are needed to investigate whether it can help improve short-term and long-term outcomes...
  25. doi request reprint Ventilation and spontaneous breathing at birth of infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Arjan B Te Pas
    Division of Newborn Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    J Pediatr 154:369-73. 2009
    ..To describe the interaction of spontaneous breaths, manual ventilation, and tidal volumes (V(T)) during stabilization of infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) in the delivery room...
  26. doi request reprint Ventilation and oxygen: dose-related effects of oxygen on ventilation-induced lung injury
    Beth J Allison
    Department of Physiology, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatr Res 67:238-43. 2010
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Outcome at 2 years of age of infants from the DART study: a multicenter, international, randomized, controlled trial of low-dose dexamethasone
    Lex W Doyle
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatrics 119:716-21. 2007
    ..Low-dose dexamethasone facilitates extubation in chronically ventilator-dependent infants with no obvious short-term complications. The objective of this study was to determine the long-term effects of low-dose dexamethasone...
  28. doi request reprint Assessment of flow waves and colorimetric CO2 detector for endotracheal tube placement during neonatal resuscitation
    Georg M Schmölzer
    Neonatal Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Resuscitation 82:307-12. 2011
    ..A flow sensor measures gas flow in and out of an ETT. We reviewed video recordings of neonatal resuscitations to compare a colorimetric CO(2) detector (Pedi-Cap®) with flow sensor recordings for assessing ETT placement...
  29. doi request reprint Medical retrieval and needs of infants with bronchiolitis: an analysis by gestational age
    Paul F Fleming
    Newborn Emergency Transport Service NETS Victoria, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 49:E227-31. 2013
    ..Many infected infants require hospitalisation and those living in regional centres frequently require transfer to metropolitan hospitals capable of providing assisted ventilation...
  30. pmc Expired CO2 levels indicate degree of lung aeration at birth
    Stuart B Hooper
    The Ritchie Centre, Monash Institute of Medical Research, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e70895. 2013
    ..These data demonstrate that ECO2 levels can indicate the relative degree of lung aeration after birth and can be used to clinically assess ventilation in the immediate newborn period. ..
  31. doi request reprint Cognitive outcome at 24 months is more predictive than at 18 months for IQ at 8-9 years in extremely low birth weight children
    Lex W Doyle
    Neonatal Paediatrics, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Early Hum Dev 88:95-8. 2012
    ..This is an important distinction as many clinical trials assess their final outcomes only in early childhood, assuming the results are valid for later childhood cognitive functioning...
  32. doi request reprint Volume-targeted versus pressure-limited ventilation for preterm infants: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Kevin I Wheeler
    Newborn Services, Royal Women s Hospital, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Neonatology 100:219-27. 2011
    ..Overdistension of the lung (volutrauma) is considered an important contribution. As an alternative to traditional pressure-limited ventilation (PLV), modern neonatal ventilators offer modes which can target a set tidal volume...
  33. doi request reprint Clinical assessment of extremely premature infants in the delivery room is a poor predictor of survival
    Brett J Manley
    MBBS, Royal Women s Hospital, Department of Newborn Services, 20 Flemington Rd, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Pediatrics 125:e559-64. 2010
    ..Previous studies have reported poor correlation between early clinical signs and prognosis...
  34. doi request reprint Accuracy of pulse oximetry measurement of heart rate of newborn infants in the delivery room
    C Omar F Kamlin
    Neonatal Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Pediatr 152:756-60. 2008
    ..To determine the accuracy of heart rate obtained by pulse oximetry (HR(PO)) relative to HR obtained by 3-lead electrocardiography (HR(ECG)) in newborn infants in the delivery room...
  35. doi request reprint Continuous positive airway pressure: scientific and clinical rationale
    Colin J Morley
    Neonatal Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    Curr Opin Pediatr 20:119-24. 2008
    ..To present recent data on the role of noninvasive ventilation in the respiratory management of newborn infants...
  36. doi request reprint High-flow nasal cannulae in very preterm infants after extubation
    Brett J Manley
    Newborn Research Centre, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    N Engl J Med 369:1425-33. 2013
    ..However, data on the efficacy or safety of such cannulae in this population are lacking...
  37. doi request reprint Maternal preeclampsia and risk of bronchopulmonary dysplasia in preterm infants
    Joyce E O'Shea
    Department of Newborn Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatr Res 71:210-4. 2012
    ..To better understand whether preeclampsia (PE) increases the risk of bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD)...
  38. doi request reprint Spontaneous breathing patterns of very preterm infants treated with continuous positive airway pressure at birth
    Arjan B Te Pas
    Division of Newborn Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Pediatr Res 64:281-5. 2008
    ..Immediately after birth, most very preterm infants, treated with continuous positive airway pressure, frequently prolong their expiration by braking the expiratory flow...
  39. doi request reprint Heart rate changes during resuscitation of newly born infants <30 weeks gestation: an observational study
    Charmaine H Yam
    Neonatal Services, Newborn Research, The Royal Women s Hospital, 20 Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 96:F102-7. 2011
    ..The International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation recommends starting positive pressure ventilation (PPV) in the delivery room when heart rate (HR) <100 beats per min (bpm) and giving cardiac compressions when HR <60 bpm...
  40. doi request reprint Changing gas flow during neonatal resuscitation: a manikin study
    Kim Schilleman
    Department of Newborn Research, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Resuscitation 82:920-4. 2011
    ..When using a T-piece device, resuscitators may try to improve airway pressures by increasing gas flow instead of correcting face mask position...
  41. doi request reprint Defining the reference range for oxygen saturation for infants after birth
    Jennifer A Dawson
    Neonatal Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatrics 125:e1340-7. 2010
    ..The goal was to define reference ranges for pulse oxygen saturation (Spo(2)) values in the first 10 minutes after birth for infants who received no medical intervention in the delivery room...
  42. doi request reprint Identification of pneumothorax in very preterm infants
    Risha Bhatia
    Neonatal Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Pediatr 159:115-120.e1. 2011
    ..To compare respiratory and other morbidities between very preterm infants with and without a pneumothorax and to determine whether infants at higher risk of pneumothorax can be identified early in their course...
  43. doi request reprint Effect of sustained inflation length on establishing functional residual capacity at birth in ventilated premature rabbits
    Arjan B Te Pas
    Neonatal Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Pediatr Res 66:295-300. 2009
    ..0 (4.1) s using 35 cm H2O peak inflation pressure. In these rabbits, 10- and 20-s SI increased the inspiratory volume and produced a greater FRC, and a 20-s SI uniformly aerated the lung before ventilation started...
  44. doi request reprint A randomized trial of stylets for intubating newborn infants
    C Omar F Kamlin
    Newborn Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatrics 131:e198-205. 2013
    ..We aimed to determine whether pediatric trainees were more successful at neonatal orotracheal intubation when a stylet was used...
  45. ncbi request reprint Resuscitation of premature infants: what are we doing wrong and can we do better?
    Colm P F O'Donnell
    Neonatal Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Biol Neonate 84:76-82. 2003
    ..There is considerable potential for improvement in techniques of neonatal resuscitation through the application of evidence already available and much scope for further research in this field...
  46. ncbi request reprint Use of supplementary equipment for resuscitation of newborn infants at tertiary perinatal centres in Australia and New Zealand
    Colm P F O'Donnell
    Division of Neonatal Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Australia
    Acta Paediatr 94:1261-5. 2005
    ..Use of equipment not specifically recommended in these guidelines has been advocated. We wished to determine how widely this supplementary equipment is used in a geographically defined region...
  47. doi request reprint Electrical impedance tomography can rapidly detect small pneumothoraces in surfactant-depleted piglets
    Risha Bhatia
    Neonatal Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Intensive Care Med 38:308-15. 2012
    ..We aimed to determine whether electrical impedance tomography (EIT) can accurately identify the presence of surgically created pneumothoraces before significant changes in clinical parameters...
  48. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of and delay in obtaining pulse oximetry during neonatal resuscitation
    Colm P F O'Donnell
    Division of Newborn Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Pediatr 147:698-9. 2005
    ..Data are available in most infants within 90 seconds of birth. Oximetry may be useful in guiding interventions during resuscitation...
  49. ncbi request reprint Low-dose dexamethasone facilitates extubation among chronically ventilator-dependent infants: a multicenter, international, randomized, controlled trial
    Lex W Doyle
    Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatrics 117:75-83. 2006
    ..Postnatal corticosteroid therapy is controversial. The aim of this study was to determine the short-term effects of low-dose dexamethasone treatment among chronically ventilator-dependent neonates...
  50. ncbi request reprint Oxygen saturation in healthy infants immediately after birth
    C Omar F Kamlin
    Division of Newborn Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Pediatr 148:585-9. 2006
    ..We aimed to determine the range of pre-ductal SpO2 in the first minutes of life in healthy newborn infants...
  51. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of pulse oximetry in assessing heart rate of infants in the neonatal intensive care unit
    Jasbir K S B Singh
    Division of Paediatrics, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 44:273-5. 2008
    ..To determine the accuracy of pulse oximetry measurement of heart rate in the neonatal intensive care unit...
  52. ncbi request reprint Endotracheal intubation attempts during neonatal resuscitation: success rates, duration, and adverse effects
    Colm P F O'Donnell
    Division of Newborn Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatrics 117:e16-21. 2006
    ....
  53. doi request reprint Surfactant before the first inflation at birth improves spatial distribution of ventilation and reduces lung injury in preterm lambs
    David G Tingay
    Neonatal Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Australia
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 116:251-8. 2014
    ..001, one-way ANOVA). Surfactant status of the fetal preterm lung at birth influences the mechanical and injury response to a sustained inflation and ventilation by changing surface tension of the air/fluid interface. ..
  54. doi request reprint A randomised trial of two techniques for bottle feeding preterm infants
    Jennifer A Dawson
    Neonatal Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 49:462-6. 2013
    ..Preterm infants begin the transition from gastric tube feeds to sucking feeds around 34 weeks' postmenstrual age. We compared physiological stability in two bottle feeding positions, cradle hold versus side lying in preterm infants...
  55. ncbi request reprint Ethical and legal aspects of video recording neonatal resuscitation
    Colm P F O'Donnell
    Division of Newborn Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, VIC 3053, Australia
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 93:F82-4. 2008
  56. doi request reprint Minimally-invasive surfactant therapy in preterm infants on continuous positive airway pressure
    Peter A Dargaville
    Department of Paediatrics, Royal Hobart Hospital, Liverpool Street, Hobart TAS 7000, Australia
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 98:F122-6. 2013
    ..To evaluate the applicability and potential effectiveness of a technique of minimally-invasive surfactant therapy (MIST) in preterm infants on continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP)...
  57. pmc Neonatal nasal intermittent positive pressure ventilation: what do we know in 2007?
    Louise S Owen
    Neonatal Research Fellow, Royal Women s Hospital, Grattan Street, Carlton, VIC 3053, Australia
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 92:F414-8. 2007
    ..Future studies should enrol sufficient infants to detect uncommon serious complications and include long-term follow up to determine important neurodevelopment and pulmonary outcomes...
  58. doi request reprint Advances in neonatal resuscitation: supporting transition
    Colin J Morley
    Neonatal Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 93:F334-6. 2008
  59. ncbi request reprint Interobserver variability of the 5-minute Apgar score
    Colm P F O'Donnell
    Division of Newborn Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Pediatr 149:486-9. 2006
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of clinical assessment of infant heart rate in the delivery room
    C Omar F Kamlin
    Division of Newborn Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Resuscitation 71:319-21. 2006
    ..The mean difference between HR assessed by auscultation and palpation ECG and HR using methodology recommended by the Neonatal Resuscitation Programme was 14 and 22 beats per minute respectively...
  61. ncbi request reprint Colorimetric end-tidal carbon dioxide detectors in the delivery room: strengths and limitations. A case report
    C Omar F Kamlin
    Division of Newborn Services, Royal Women s Hospital, and University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    J Pediatr 147:547-8. 2005
    ..A case is presented in which an ETCO2 detector was misleading in determining endotracheal tube (ETT) position but useful in determining the efficacy of ventilation in an extremely preterm infant...
  62. doi request reprint Airway manoeuvres to achieve upper airway patency during mask ventilation in newborn infants - An historical perspective
    Catherine Chua
    Neonatal Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Resuscitation 83:411-6. 2012
    ..The additional application of chin lift might reduce leak during mask ventilation. However given the lack of available data these conclusions remains speculative and further research in this area is required...
  63. doi request reprint Providing PEEP during neonatal resuscitation: which device is best?
    Jennifer A Dawson
    Neonatal Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 47:698-703. 2011
    ....
  64. doi request reprint Financial costs for parents with a baby in a neonatal nursery
    Brenda M Argus
    Neonatal Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 45:514-7. 2009
    ..To determine the additional financial cost to families of babies admitted to the nurseries of The Royal Women's Hospital, Melbourne, Australia...
  65. ncbi request reprint Volume-targeted versus pressure-limited ventilation in the neonate
    Kevin Wheeler
    Department of Paediatrics, Royal Women s Hospital, Locked Bag 300, 20 Flemington Rd, Parkville, Victoria, Australia, 3052
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD003666. 2010
    ..Volume targeting aims to produce a more stable tidal volume in order to reduce lung damage and stabilise pCO(2)..
  66. doi request reprint Improving compliance with pulse oximetry alarm limits for very preterm infants?
    Bernice A Mills
    Division of Newborn Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 46:255-8. 2010
    ..To determine if participation in a randomised controlled trial of different oxygen saturation targets improved compliance with oximeter alarm limit guidelines...
  67. doi request reprint High-flow nasal cannulae and nasal continuous positive airway pressure use in non-tertiary special care nurseries in Australia and New Zealand
    Brett J Manley
    Department of Newborn Research, The Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 48:16-21. 2012
    ..We aimed to determine the proportion of NTCs in these countries treating newborn infants with HFNC and nCPAP, and how these therapies are used...
  68. doi request reprint From liquid to air: breathing after birth
    Arjan B Te Pas
    Division of Newborn Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    J Pediatr 152:607-11. 2008
  69. doi request reprint The effect of a PEEP valve on a Laerdal neonatal self-inflating resuscitation bag
    Colin J Morley
    Neonatal Research, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 46:51-6. 2010
    ..The ability of Laerdal neonatal self-inflating bags fitted with PEEP valves to reliably deliver PEEP is unclear. The aim of this study was to measure the delivered PEEP at different set PEEP levels and inflation rates...
  70. pmc Free-flow oxygen delivery to newly born infants
    Jennifer A Dawson
    Division of Newborn Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 92:F132-4. 2007
    ..Self-inflating resuscitation bags are described as unreliable for this purpose. We measured oxygen concentrations >or=80% delivered through a 240 mL Laerdal self-inflating resuscitation bag and from 5 mm tubing inside a cupped hand...
  71. doi request reprint Caffeine and brain development in very preterm infants
    Lex W Doyle
    Royal Women s Hospital, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Neurol 68:734-42. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to assess whether caffeine influenced brain macro- or microstructural development in preterm infants...
  72. ncbi request reprint Compliance with alarm limits for pulse oximetry in very preterm infants
    Luisa Clucas
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatrics 119:1056-60. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the rate of compliance with hospital guidelines for alarm limits for pulse oximetry in preterm infants on oxygen therapy...
  73. doi request reprint Comparison of two ventilator circuits for Dräger Babylog high-frequency ventilation
    Kevin I Wheeler
    Newborn Services, Royal Women s Hospital Monash, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 47:211-6. 2011
    ..Dräger recommends specific circuits for each of these modes. We investigated the performance of the Babylog ventilator in HFV mode when used with the recommended circuits for both conventional and HFV...
  74. ncbi request reprint Impact of postnatal systemic corticosteroids on mortality and cerebral palsy in preterm infants: effect modification by risk for chronic lung disease
    Lex W Doyle
    Division of Paediatrics, Royal Women s Hospital, 132 Grattan St, Carlton 3053, Australia
    Pediatrics 115:655-61. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the effect of systemic postnatal corticosteroid treatment on death and CP and to assess any modification of effect arising from risk for CLD...
  75. doi request reprint Frequency of respiratory deterioration after immunisation in preterm infants
    Douglas F Hacking
    Division of Newborn Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, 20 Flemington Road, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 46:742-8. 2010
    ..To determine the relationship between the initiation of respiratory support and the first routine immunisation of neonates at 2 months of age during primary hospitalisation...
  76. doi request reprint An international survey of volume-targeted neonatal ventilation
    Claus Klingenberg
    Neonatal Services Department of Newborn Research, Royal Women s Hospital, 20 Flemington Road, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 96:F146-8. 2011
    ..To evaluate clinical practice of volume-targeted ventilation (VTV)...
  77. ncbi request reprint Evaluating "old" definitions for the "new" bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    Peter G Davis
    Department of Paediatrics, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Pediatr 140:555-60. 2002
    ..To examine the accuracy of different criteria for the diagnosis of bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD), based on the final age at which oxygen therapy was stopped, in predicting pulmonary and neurologic outcomes at 18-month corrected age...
  78. doi request reprint High-dose docosahexaenoic acid supplementation of preterm infants: respiratory and allergy outcomes
    Brett J Manley
    Department of Newborn Research, Royal Women s Hospital, 20 Flemington Rd, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Pediatrics 128:e71-7. 2011
    ..Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) has been associated with downregulation of inflammatory responses...
  79. doi request reprint Distribution of tidal ventilation during volume-targeted ventilation is variable and influenced by age in the preterm lung
    Ruth K Armstrong
    Neonatal Research, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Intensive Care Med 37:839-46. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to describe the regional distribution and variability of ventilation within the preterm lung during SIPPV + VTV...
  80. ncbi request reprint Adverse reactions to immunization with newer vaccines in the very preterm infant
    Vanessa J Ellison
    Division of Newborn Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 41:441-3. 2005
    ..To study the frequency and types of adverse reactions to currently available vaccines in very preterm infants...
  81. ncbi request reprint Volume control: a logical solution to volutrauma?
    Peter G Davis
    J Pediatr 149:290-1. 2006
  82. pmc Free-flow oxygen delivery using a T-piece resuscitator
    Jennifer A Dawson
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 92:F421. 2007
  83. pmc Clinical assessment of infant colour at delivery
    Colm P F O'Donnell
    National Maternity Hospital, Holles Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 92:F465-7. 2007
    ..Use of video recordings of newborn infants to determine: (1) if clinicians agreed whether infants were pink; and (2) the pulse oximeter oxygen saturation (Spo(2)) at which infants first looked pink...