Vibhuti Shah

Summary

Affiliation: Mount Sinai Hospital
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Infant flow biphasic nasal continuous positive airway pressure (BP- NCPAP) vs. infant flow NCPAP for the facilitation of extubation in infants' ≤ 1,250 grams: a randomized controlled trial
    Karel O'Brien
    Department of Paediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 12:43. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Early administration of inhaled corticosteroids for preventing chronic lung disease in ventilated very low birth weight preterm neonates
    Vibhuti S Shah
    Department of Paediatrics and Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 5:CD001969. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Association between hematologic findings and brain injury due to neonatal hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy
    Vibhuti Shah
    Department of Paediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Perinatol 26:295-302. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Effectiveness and tolerability of pharmacologic and combined interventions for reducing injection pain during routine childhood immunizations: systematic review and meta-analyses
    Vibhuti Shah
    Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Ther 31:S104-51. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Topical amethocaine gel 4% for intramuscular injection in term neonates: a double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized trial
    Vibhuti S Shah
    Department of Paediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Ther 30:166-74. 2008
  6. pmc Neonatal outcomes among multiple births ≤ 32 weeks gestational age: does mode of conception have an impact? A cohort study
    Vibhuti Shah
    Department of Paediatrics, Room 775A, Mount Sinai Hospital, 600 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1X5, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 11:54. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of premedication for endotracheal intubation in mechanically ventilated neonates. A systematic review
    Vibhuti Shah
    Department of Paediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, 600 University Avenue, Toronto, ON M5G 1X5, Canada
    Clin Perinatol 29:535-54. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a new lancet device (BD QuikHeel) on pain response and success of procedure in term neonates
    Vibhuti Shah
    Department of Paediatrics and Nursing, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:1075-8. 2003
  9. pmc Effectiveness of sucrose analgesia in newborns undergoing painful medical procedures
    Anna Taddio
    Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    CMAJ 179:37-43. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Physical interventions and injection techniques for reducing injection pain during routine childhood immunizations: systematic review of randomized controlled trials and quasi-randomized controlled trials
    Anna Taddio
    Division of Pharmacy Practice, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Ther 31:S48-76. 2009

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  1. pmc Infant flow biphasic nasal continuous positive airway pressure (BP- NCPAP) vs. infant flow NCPAP for the facilitation of extubation in infants' ≤ 1,250 grams: a randomized controlled trial
    Karel O'Brien
    Department of Paediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 12:43. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the effectiveness of biphasic nasal continuous positive airway pressure (BP-NCPAP) vs. NCPAP in facilitating sustained extubation in infants ≤ 1,250 grams...
  2. doi request reprint Early administration of inhaled corticosteroids for preventing chronic lung disease in ventilated very low birth weight preterm neonates
    Vibhuti S Shah
    Department of Paediatrics and Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 5:CD001969. 2012
    ..Theoretically, administration of inhaled corticosteroids may allow for beneficial effects on the pulmonary system with a lower risk of undesirable systemic side effects...
  3. doi request reprint Association between hematologic findings and brain injury due to neonatal hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy
    Vibhuti Shah
    Department of Paediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Perinatol 26:295-302. 2009
    ..The characteristic hematologic changes found are attributable to the asphyxial insults, not to brain injury. Because of inconsistent changes, hematologic counts cannot be used on their own to time asphyxial insults...
  4. doi request reprint Effectiveness and tolerability of pharmacologic and combined interventions for reducing injection pain during routine childhood immunizations: systematic review and meta-analyses
    Vibhuti Shah
    Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Ther 31:S104-51. 2009
    ..To date, no systematic review has been published on the effectiveness of pharmacologic and combined interventions for reducing injection pain...
  5. doi request reprint Topical amethocaine gel 4% for intramuscular injection in term neonates: a double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized trial
    Vibhuti S Shah
    Department of Paediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Ther 30:166-74. 2008
    ..They have been found to attenuate pain from various procedures, including intramuscular (i.m.) injection of vaccines. Published data on their effectiveness for i.m. injection of vitamin K in neonates were not identified...
  6. pmc Neonatal outcomes among multiple births ≤ 32 weeks gestational age: does mode of conception have an impact? A cohort study
    Vibhuti Shah
    Department of Paediatrics, Room 775A, Mount Sinai Hospital, 600 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1X5, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 11:54. 2011
    ..Therefore, the objective of our study was to compare composite outcome of mortality and severe neonatal morbidities amongst preterm multiple births ≤ 32 weeks gestation infant born following ART vs. SC...
  7. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of premedication for endotracheal intubation in mechanically ventilated neonates. A systematic review
    Vibhuti Shah
    Department of Paediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, 600 University Avenue, Toronto, ON M5G 1X5, Canada
    Clin Perinatol 29:535-54. 2002
    ..Adequately skilled staff who have a full understanding of the potential benefits and harms of the interventions used should perform intubation and the administration of premedication in neonates...
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a new lancet device (BD QuikHeel) on pain response and success of procedure in term neonates
    Vibhuti Shah
    Department of Paediatrics and Nursing, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:1075-8. 2003
    ..To evaluate 2 heel lancet devices in terms of pain response and success of the procedure in neonates undergoing the newborn screening test...
  9. pmc Effectiveness of sucrose analgesia in newborns undergoing painful medical procedures
    Anna Taddio
    Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    CMAJ 179:37-43. 2008
    ..Our objectives were to evaluate the effectiveness and safety of sucrose in newborns undergoing various medical procedures within 2 days of birth...
  10. doi request reprint Physical interventions and injection techniques for reducing injection pain during routine childhood immunizations: systematic review of randomized controlled trials and quasi-randomized controlled trials
    Anna Taddio
    Division of Pharmacy Practice, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Ther 31:S48-76. 2009
    ..Their effectiveness, however, has not previously been studied using a systematic approach...
  11. doi request reprint Air pollution and birth outcomes: a systematic review
    Prakesh S Shah
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Environ Int 37:498-516. 2011
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  12. doi request reprint Effect of liposomal lidocaine and sucrose alone and in combination for venipuncture pain in newborns
    Anna Taddio
    Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, 144 College St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 3M2
    Pediatrics 127:e940-7. 2011
    ..To determine the relative effectiveness of liposomal lidocaine, sucrose, and their combination for reducing pain in term newborns...
  13. doi request reprint Induced termination of pregnancy and low birthweight and preterm birth: a systematic review and meta-analyses
    P S Shah
    Department of Paediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    BJOG 116:1425-42. 2009
    ..Infection, mechanical trauma to the cervix leading to cervical incompetence and scarred tissue following curettage are suspected mechanisms...
  14. doi request reprint Influence of the maternal birth status on offspring: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Prakesh S Shah
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 88:1307-18. 2009
    ..Maternal low birth weight (LBW), preterm birth (PTB) and small-for-gestational age (SGA) birth status have been suggested as precursors for an infant being born LBW, PTB or SGA...
  15. doi request reprint Influence of repeated painful procedures and sucrose analgesia on the development of hyperalgesia in newborn infants
    Anna Taddio
    Pharmacy Practice Division, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Pain 144:43-8. 2009
    ..In conclusion, sucrose analgesia for repeated painful procedures in the first day of life does not prevent development of remote hyperalgesia in newborns...
  16. doi request reprint Effects of cocaine use during pregnancy on low birthweight and preterm birth: systematic review and metaanalyses
    Katy Gouin
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 204:340.e1-12. 2011
    ..To review systematically maternal antenatal cocaine exposure and adverse perinatal outcomes...
  17. ncbi request reprint Routine immunization practices: use of topical anesthetics and oral analgesics
    Anna Taddio
    Department of Pharmacy, Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X8
    Pediatrics 120:e637-43. 2007
    ..Our objective was to evaluate analgesic use during childhood immunization...
  18. doi request reprint Paternal factors and low birthweight, preterm, and small for gestational age births: a systematic review
    Prakesh S Shah
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, and the Departments of Pediatrics and of Health Policy, Management and Evaluations, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:103-23. 2010
    ..In conclusion, paternal characteristics including age, height, and birthweight are associated with LBW. Paternal occupational exposure and low levels of education may be associated with LBW; however, further studies are needed...
  19. doi request reprint A single preoperative dose of gabapentin does not improve postcesarean delivery pain management: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled dose-finding trial
    Jonathan Short
    Department of Anesthesia and Pain Management, Mount Sinai Hospital, 600 University Avenue, Room 781, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Anesth Analg 115:1336-42. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that a lower dose of gabapentin may be effective with less sedation...
  20. doi request reprint Effects of the September 11, 2001 disaster on pregnancy outcomes: a systematic review
    Arne Ohlsson
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto, Canada
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 90:6-18. 2011
    ..Pregnant women and their offspring are especially vulnerable during and after such a terrorist attack. The objective was to systematically review the risks of adverse pregnancy outcomes after the terrorist attacks on Sept 11, 2001...
  21. doi request reprint Reduced infant response to a routine care procedure after sucrose analgesia
    Anna Taddio
    University of Toronto, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 123:e425-9. 2009
    ..Our objective was to determine the effect of sucrose analgesia for procedural pain on infant pain responses during a subsequent caregiving procedure...
  22. doi request reprint Maternal exposure to domestic violence and pregnancy and birth outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analyses
    Prakesh S Shah
    Department of Paediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:2017-31. 2010
    ..Our objective was to systematically review birth outcomes among women who experienced domestic violence...
  23. doi request reprint Maternal marital status and birth outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analyses
    Prakesh S Shah
    Department of Paediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, 775A 600 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1X5, Canada
    Matern Child Health J 15:1097-109. 2011
    ..36, 95%CI 1.30-1.42) mothers. Meta-analyses of adjusted odds estimates confirmed these findings at marginally lower odds. Maternal unmarried status is associated with an increased risk of LBW, PTB and SGA births...
  24. ncbi request reprint Intravenous morphine and topical tetracaine for treatment of pain in [corrected] neonates undergoing central line placement
    Anna Taddio
    Department of Pharmacy, The Hospital for Sick Children, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    JAMA 295:793-800. 2006
    ..There is limited evidence of the analgesic effectiveness of opioid analgesia or topical anesthesia during central line placement in neonates, and there are no previous studies of their relative effectiveness...
  25. doi request reprint Environmental tobacco smoke exposure and perinatal outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analyses
    Giselle Salmasi
    Department of Health Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 89:423-41. 2010
    ..While active maternal tobacco smoking has well established adverse perinatal outcomes, the effects of passive maternal smoking, also called environmental tobacco exposure (ETS), are less well studied and less consistent...
  26. doi request reprint Safety of morphine in nonintubated infants in the neonatal intensive care unit
    Anna Taddio
    Pharmacy Practice Division, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Clin J Pain 25:418-22. 2009
    ..To determine the safety of morphine for procedural pain management in nonintubated infants in the neonatal intensive care unit...
  27. doi request reprint Variability in clinical practice guidelines for sweetening agents in newborn infants undergoing painful procedures
    Anna Taddio
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin J Pain 25:153-5. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate unit-specific protocols for the use of sweetening agents...
  28. doi request reprint Inadequate pain management during routine childhood immunizations: the nerve of it
    Anna Taddio
    Division of Pharmacy Practice, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Ther 31:S152-67. 2009
    ..Immunization is regarded as one of the most significant medical achievements of all time. Recently, increasing attention has been paid to the pain resulting from routine childhood immunizations...
  29. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial of heparin versus placebo infusion to prolong the usability of peripherally placed percutaneous central venous catheters (PCVCs) in neonates: the HIP (Heparin Infusion for PCVC) study
    Prakesh S Shah
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, 775A, 600 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X5
    Pediatrics 119:e284-91. 2007
    ..Heparin use to prevent such complications and prolong the usability of peripherally inserted central venous catheters is inconclusive...
  30. ncbi request reprint Breastfeeding or breastmilk to alleviate procedural pain in neonates: a systematic review
    Prakesh S Shah
    Department of Paediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Breastfeed Med 2:74-82. 2007
    ..To (1) compare breastfeeding with control (placebo, no treatment, sucrose, glucose, pacifiers, or positioning) and (2) compare breastmilk with control for procedural pain in neonates...
  31. doi request reprint Canadian neonatologist practices regarding opioid use in ventilated and spontaneously breathing infants undergoing medical procedures
    Anna Taddio
    Graduate Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin J Pain 26:422-8. 2010
    ..Opioids are indicated for the management of procedural pain in neonates. There are limited data describing factors influencing patterns of use...
  32. doi request reprint Comparison of pain during two methods of urine collection in preterm infants
    Walid El-Naggar
    Department of Pediatrics, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 125:1224-9. 2010
    ..Suprapubic aspiration (SPA) and urine catheterization (UC) are performed frequently in preterm neonates to rule out urinary tract infection; however, a comparison of the pain caused by both procedures has not been made previously...
  33. ncbi request reprint Contact dermatitis and bradycardia in a preterm infant given tetracaine 4% gel
    Anna Taddio
    Department of Pharmacy and Population Health Sciences, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    Ther Drug Monit 28:291-4. 2006
    ..This is the first report of a serious skin reaction in a neonate treated with tetracaine. Based on these findings, tetracaine gel can continue to be used to treat pain in neonates with careful evaluation of the skin...
  34. ncbi request reprint Improved outcomes of outborn preterm infants if admitted to perinatal centers versus freestanding pediatric hospitals
    Prakesh S Shah
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr 146:626-31. 2005
    ..To examine whether admission hospital type (13 perinatal centers vs 4 freestanding pediatric hospitals) was associated with differences in risk and illness severity adjusted mortality and morbidity among outborn preterm infants...
  35. pmc Knowledge translation of the HELPinKIDS clinical practice guideline for managing childhood vaccination pain: usability and knowledge uptake of educational materials directed to new parents
    Anna Taddio
    Clinical Social and Administrative Pharmacy, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, 144 College Street, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3M2, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 13:23. 2013
    ..The objectives of this study were to evaluate usability and effectiveness in terms of knowledge acquisition from the pamphlet and video in parents of newly born infants...
  36. ncbi request reprint Caregivers' responses to pain in their children in the emergency department
    Ryan W Smith
    Graduate Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:578-82. 2007
    ..To explore physiological and anxiety responses of caregivers who witness a venipuncture being performed on their child and the effects of caregivers' responses on child pain and distress...
  37. ncbi request reprint Beta-endorphin concentration after administration of sucrose in preterm infants
    Anna Taddio
    Department of Pharmacy and Population Health Sciences, Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, and Graduate Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:1071-4. 2003
    ..Sucrose is an effective analgesic for procedural pain in preterm infants. It has been hypothesized that its analgesic effects are mediated by the release of endogenous opioid neurotransmitters such as beta-endorphin...
  38. doi request reprint Pregnancy and neonatal outcomes of aboriginal women: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Prakesh S Shah
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    Womens Health Issues 21:28-39. 2011
    ..We conducted a systematic review and meta-analyses of pregnancy and neonatal outcomes among aboriginal women...
  39. doi request reprint Impact of late preterm birth on neonatal intensive care resources in a tertiary perinatal center
    Ann L Jefferies
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X5
    Am J Perinatol 30:573-8. 2013
    ..To examine delivery indications, short-term morbidities, and use of resources for late preterm infants admitted to the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at a tertiary perinatal center...
  40. doi request reprint Incidence of chronic bilirubin encephalopathy in Canada, 2007-2008
    Michael Sgro
    Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, 30 Bond St, 15CC 014, Toronto, ON, M5B1W8 Canada
    Pediatrics 130:e886-90. 2012
    ..The incidence of CBE in Canada is unknown. The objectives of this study were to establish the incidence of CBE in Canada and identify epidemiological and medical risk factors associated with its occurrence...
  41. pmc Effects of prenatal multimicronutrient supplementation on pregnancy outcomes: a meta-analysis
    Prakesh S Shah
    Department of Paediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 180:E99-108. 2009
    ..We conducted a systematic review to examine the efficacy of prenatal supplementation with multimicronutrients on pregnancy outcomes...
  42. ncbi request reprint Maternal and neonatal outcomes in pregnancies complicated by bone and soft-tissue tumors
    Cynthia Maxwell
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol 104:344-8. 2004
    ..Primary bone and soft-tissue tumors occur rarely in pregnancy. The objective of this study was to describe the outcome of a large cohort of pregnant patients with these rare tumors...
  43. ncbi request reprint Effect of indomethacin on closure of ductus arteriosus in very-low-birthweight neonates
    Sunit Godambe
    Department of Paediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Acta Paediatr 95:1389-93. 2006
    ..To identify factors related to indomethacin non-responsiveness for patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) closure in very-low-birthweight (VLBW) neonates...
  44. ncbi request reprint Conditioning and hyperalgesia in newborns exposed to repeated heel lances
    Anna Taddio
    Department of Pharmacy, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X8
    JAMA 288:857-61. 2002
    ..Hospitalized infants undergo repeated invasive procedures. It is unknown whether cumulative experiences with pain lead to anticipatory pain behaviors and hyperalgesia...
  45. doi request reprint Vasopressin as a rescue therapy for refractory pulmonary hypertension in neonates: case series
    Adel Mohamed
    1Division of Neonatology, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada 2Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada 3Division of Neonatology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada 4Department of Physiology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 15:148-54. 2014
    ..To determine the effect of vasopressin therapy on the efficacy of oxygenation and arterial pressure in infants with severe persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn...
  46. doi request reprint Relationship of mode of conception and sex concordance with mortality/morbidity in preterm twins
    Lucia Mirea
    Maternal Infant Care Research Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Twin Res Hum Genet 16:985-93. 2013
    ..To assess the association of mode of conception and sex concordance with neonatal outcomes in very preterm twins...
  47. pmc Mothers' beliefs about analgesia during childhood immunization
    Elena Parvez
    Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    Paediatr Child Health 15:289-93. 2010
    ....
  48. doi request reprint A randomized control trial comparing immunogenicity, safety, and preference for self- versus nurse-administered intradermal influenza vaccine
    Brenda L Coleman
    Mount Sinai Hospital, Department of Microbiology, Toronto, Canada
    Vaccine 30:6287-93. 2012
    ..Intradermally administered influenza vaccine is as immunogenic as intramuscular vaccine at a lower unit dose. New microinjection systems could allow self-administration of vaccine, potentially reducing the cost and inconvenience...
  49. ncbi request reprint Breast milk as a source of late onset neonatal sepsis
    Sunit Godambe
    Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X8
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:381-2. 2005
    ..Breast milk should be considered as a potential source of infection in neonates with recurrent infections or when infections occur simultaneously in siblings...
  50. ncbi request reprint Agreement of carbon dioxide levels measured by arterial, transcutaneous and end tidal methods in preterm infants < or = 28 weeks gestation
    Lucia Liz D Aliwalas
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Perinatol 25:26-9. 2005
    ..To assess the agreement of transcutaneous carbon dioxide (TcPCO(2)) and end tidal carbon dioxide (PetCO(2)) with arterial carbon dioxide (PaCO(2)) values in infants < 28 weeks gestational age...
  51. doi request reprint Quality improvement initiatives in neonatal intensive care unit networks: achievements and challenges
    Vibhuti Shah
    Maternal Infant Care Research Centre, Department of Paediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Acad Pediatr 13:S75-83. 2013
    ....
  52. pmc Does the use of glycerin laxatives decrease feeding intolerance in preterm infants?
    Vibhuti Shah
    Department of Paediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital Department of Paediatrics and Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto
    Paediatr Child Health 16:e68-70. 2011
    ..Glycerin laxatives are often prescribed in the neonatal population for meconium evacuation and to promote enteral feeding. However, the literature regarding their effectiveness has not been systematically reviewed...
  53. doi request reprint Neonatal care in a Japanese NICU: notes based on a site visit
    Nevart Chirinian
    Mount SinaiHospital, Toronto, Canada
    Neonatal Netw 31:89-96. 2012
    ..Thus, visits such as this are beneficial in exchanging ideas and practices that may ultimately be mutually beneficial in reducing mortality and morbidity in a specific category of neonates...
  54. pmc Incidence and causes of severe neonatal hyperbilirubinemia in Canada
    Michael Sgro
    Department of Paediatrics, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 175:587-90. 2006
    ..We conducted this study to estimate the incidence of severe neonatal hyperbilirubinemia in Canada and to determine underlying causes, improved knowledge of which would be valuable to help identify strategies for risk reduction...
  55. doi request reprint Gabapentin improves postcesarean delivery pain management: a randomized, placebo-controlled trial
    ALBERT MOORE
    Department of Anesthesia and Pain Management, Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Anesth Analg 112:167-73. 2011
    ..Gabapentin is effective for preventing and treating acute and chronic postoperative pain; however, it has not been described for use in cesarean delivery. We hypothesized that preoperative gabapentin would reduce postcesarean delivery pain...
  56. ncbi request reprint Safety of benzodiazepines in newborns
    Eugene Ng
    Department of Newborn and Developmental Paediatrics, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Pharmacother 36:1150-5. 2002
    ..Benzodiazepines are being used in neonatal intensive care units for sedation and control of seizures. However, anecdotal reports suggest that their use in infants may be associated with serious adverse effects (AEs)...