Affiliation: Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
- The relationship between feeding and necrotizing enterocolitis in very low birth weight infantsPatti Schurr
NICU, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre, Women College, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Neonatal Netw 27:397-407. 2008..This article briefly reviews the pathogenesis of NEC and examines studies of various feeding practices for their relationship to the development of NEC. It also highlights the potential benefits of breast milk in NEC prevention...
- Neonatal mythbusters: evaluating the evidence for and against pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic management of gastroesophageal refluxPatti Schurr
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, 2075 Bayview Ave Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4N 3M5
Neonatal Netw 31:229-41. 2012..This article will define GER and review the recommendations for the diagnosis of GER as well as review the evidence for both pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic treatment of GER...
- Infantile myofibroma: a case report and review of the literaturePatti Schurr
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Adv Neonatal Care 8:13-20. 2008..The cause is unknown, although familial cases have been reported. This article describes the key features of IM, possible treatment options, nursing care, and prognosis for infants with the disease...