C F Poets

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Early post-partum discharge of mother and child: a literature review]
    Christian F Poets
    Abteilung für Neonatologie, Universitatsklinikum Tubingen
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 96:671-5. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk factors and natural history of habitual snoring
    Michael S Urschitz
    Department of Neonatology, University Hospital of Tuebingen, Calwerstr 7, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Chest 126:790-800. 2004
  3. doi request reprint A conversion formula for comparing pulse oximeter desaturation rates obtained with different averaging times
    Jan Vagedes
    Children s Hospital, Department of Neonatology, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany ARCIM Institute, Research Department, Filderklinik, Filderstadt, Germany
    PLoS ONE 9:e87280. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Birth prevalence and initial treatment of Robin sequence in Germany: a prospective epidemiologic study
    Scarlet Vatlach
    Department of Neonatology, Tuebingen University Hospital, Calwerstr 7, Tuebingen 72076, Germany
    Orphanet J Rare Dis 9:9. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Averaging time, desaturation level, duration and extent
    Jan Vagedes
    Department of Neonatology, Children s Hospital, University of Tubingen, Calwerstr 7, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 98:F265-6. 2013
  6. pmc Risks associated with delivering infants 2 to 6 weeks before term--a review of recent data
    Christian F Poets
    Department of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital Tubingen, Germany
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 109:721-6. 2012
  7. doi request reprint What are the main research findings during the last 5 years that have changed my approach to clinical practice?
    Christian F Poets
    Department of Neonatology, Tuebingen University Hospital, Tuebingen D 72076, Germany
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 98:F89-92. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Risk factors for early sudden deaths and severe apparent life-threatening events
    Anette Poets
    Department of Neonatology, Tuebingen University Hospital, Calwerstr 7, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 97:F395-7. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Randomised crossover trial of different postural interventions on bradycardia and intermittent hypoxia in preterm infants
    C Reher
    Department of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital, Tuebingen, Germany
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 93:F289-91. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Apparent life-threatening events and sudden infant death on a monitor
    Christian F Poets
    Department of Neonatology, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Paediatr Respir Rev 5:S383-6. 2004

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  1. ncbi request reprint [Early post-partum discharge of mother and child: a literature review]
    Christian F Poets
    Abteilung für Neonatologie, Universitatsklinikum Tubingen
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 96:671-5. 2002
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk factors and natural history of habitual snoring
    Michael S Urschitz
    Department of Neonatology, University Hospital of Tuebingen, Calwerstr 7, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Chest 126:790-800. 2004
    ..It has been suggested that habitual snoring (HS) has adverse health outcomes in children. We aimed to identify risk factors for HS and determine its natural history in primary school children...
  3. doi request reprint A conversion formula for comparing pulse oximeter desaturation rates obtained with different averaging times
    Jan Vagedes
    Children s Hospital, Department of Neonatology, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany ARCIM Institute, Research Department, Filderklinik, Filderstadt, Germany
    PLoS ONE 9:e87280. 2014
    ..To make SpO2 data comparable, it is thus desirable to have a formula that allows conversion between desaturation rates obtained using different averaging times for various desaturation levels and minimal durations...
  4. doi request reprint Birth prevalence and initial treatment of Robin sequence in Germany: a prospective epidemiologic study
    Scarlet Vatlach
    Department of Neonatology, Tuebingen University Hospital, Calwerstr 7, Tuebingen 72076, Germany
    Orphanet J Rare Dis 9:9. 2014
    ..We conducted a monthly epidemiological survey to determine the birth prevalence of Robin sequence (RS) and the use of various therapeutic approaches for it...
  5. doi request reprint Averaging time, desaturation level, duration and extent
    Jan Vagedes
    Department of Neonatology, Children s Hospital, University of Tubingen, Calwerstr 7, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 98:F265-6. 2013
    ..Pulse oximeter saturation values are usually obtained by averaging over preceding measurements. This study investigates the dynamics between the averaging time and desaturation level, duration and extent...
  6. pmc Risks associated with delivering infants 2 to 6 weeks before term--a review of recent data
    Christian F Poets
    Department of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital Tubingen, Germany
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 109:721-6. 2012
    ..There is an increasing trend towards delivery before 39 weeks of gestational age. The short- and long-term effects of early delivery on the infant have only recently received scientific attention...
  7. doi request reprint What are the main research findings during the last 5 years that have changed my approach to clinical practice?
    Christian F Poets
    Department of Neonatology, Tuebingen University Hospital, Tuebingen D 72076, Germany
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 98:F89-92. 2013
    ..Here, data that support these recent changes in approach will be presented and discussed...
  8. doi request reprint Risk factors for early sudden deaths and severe apparent life-threatening events
    Anette Poets
    Department of Neonatology, Tuebingen University Hospital, Calwerstr 7, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 97:F395-7. 2012
    ..To identify potential risk factors for unexpected sudden infant deaths (SID) and severe apparent life-threatening events (S-ALTE) within 24 h of birth...
  9. ncbi request reprint Randomised crossover trial of different postural interventions on bradycardia and intermittent hypoxia in preterm infants
    C Reher
    Department of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital, Tuebingen, Germany
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 93:F289-91. 2008
    ..Apnoea of prematurity has been shown to respond to changes in posture...
  10. ncbi request reprint Apparent life-threatening events and sudden infant death on a monitor
    Christian F Poets
    Department of Neonatology, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Paediatr Respir Rev 5:S383-6. 2004
    ..gasping occurred during the majority of SID cases where respiratory patterns have been analysed, but it remains unclear why gasping remains ineffective in resuscitating the infant from hypoxaemia...
  11. pmc Placing preterm infants for sleep: first prone, then supine
    Christian F Poets
    Department of Neonatology, University Hospital Tubingen, Calwerstr 7, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 92:F331-2. 2007
  12. ncbi request reprint Providing stability in oxygenation for preterm infants: is transcutaneous oxygen monitoring really better than pulse oximetry?
    Christian F Poets
    Department of Neonatology, University Hospital, Calwerstr 7, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 93:F330-1. 2008
  13. doi request reprint [Sleeping position for preterm infants]
    C F Poets
    Universitatsklinikum Tubingen, Abt Neonatologie
    Z Geburtshilfe Neonatol 212:27-9. 2008
    ..We do not prescribe home monitors for SIDS prevention, but occasionally use pulse oximeters at home for a few weeks if an infant continues to exhibit apnoea of prematurity...
  14. ncbi request reprint Apnea of prematurity: What can observational studies tell us about pathophysiology?
    Christian F Poets
    Department of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital, Tuebingen, Germany
    Sleep Med 11:701-7. 2010
    ..First, however, we need to better define how much AOP can be tolerated in an infant without endangering neurodevelopment...
  15. ncbi request reprint [The relationship between patient volume and neonatal outcome]
    C F Poets
    Universitatsklinikum Tubingen, Calwerstrasse 7, 72074 Tubingen
    Z Geburtshilfe Neonatol 211:106-7. 2007
  16. doi request reprint Sudden deaths and severe apparent life-threatening events in term infants within 24 hours of birth
    Anette Poets
    Department of Neonatology, Tuebingen University Hospital, Calwerstr 7, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Pediatrics 127:e869-73. 2011
    ..To determine the incidence of and possible risk factors for unexpected sudden infant deaths (SID) and severe apparent life-threatening events (S-ALTE) that occurred within 24 hours of birth. This was a monthly epidemiologic survey...
  17. doi request reprint Myth: gastroesophageal reflux is a pathological entity in the preterm infant
    Christian F Poets
    Department of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital, Tubingen, Germany
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 16:259-63. 2011
    ..An improvement of methods to identify the few preterm infants at risk for developing serious consequences of GER is urgently needed...
  18. doi request reprint Interventions for apnoea of prematurity: a personal view
    C F Poets
    Department of Neonatology, Tubingen University Hospital, Tubingen, Germany
    Acta Paediatr 99:172-7. 2010
    ..To review treatments for apnoea of prematurity (AOP)...
  19. doi request reprint Randomised crossover trial of four nasal respiratory support systems for apnoea of prematurity in very low birthweight infants
    T Pantalitschka
    Department of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital Tuebingen, Tuebingen 72076, Germany
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 94:F245-8. 2009
    ..It is not known which mode of NCPAP or NIPPV is most effective for AOP...
  20. ncbi request reprint Case-control study of symptoms and neonatal outcome of human milk-transmitted cytomegalovirus infection in premature infants
    Patrick Neuberger
    Department of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital and Institute of Medical Virology and Epidemiology of Viral Diseases, University Hospital, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Pediatr 148:326-31. 2006
    ..Over a period of 8.5 years, we compared infants infected postnatally with CMV with noninfected controls to determine whether CMV infection transmitted through breast milk poses serious acute risks...
  21. doi request reprint Population prevalence of obstructive sleep apnoea in a community of German third graders
    M S Urschitz
    Working Group on Paediatric Sleep Medicine, Dept of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital Tuebingen, Calwerstr 7, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Eur Respir J 36:556-68. 2010
    ..8% (1.5-4.1%). Clinical and oximetry findings may be helpful for screening and predicting OSA in primary school children...
  22. ncbi request reprint Nurses' compliance with alarm limits for pulse oximetry: qualitative study
    J Armbruster
    Department of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Perinatol 30:531-4. 2010
    ..This good performance prompted us to explore our nurses' perceptions of what makes them compliant with alarm limits for pulse oximetry in preterm infants...
  23. doi request reprint Apparently non-specific results found using a norovirus antigen immunoassay for fecal specimens from neonates
    C Wiechers
    Department of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Perinatol 28:79-81. 2008
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint [Patient volume and facilities measurements as quality indicators of peri- and neonatal care: a review of data from the last 4 years]
    C F Poets
    Abteilung Neonatologie, Universitätskinderklinik Tübingen
    Z Geburtshilfe Neonatol 208:220-5. 2004
    ..This article reviews recent studies on the relationship between patient volume, level of care, and peri- or neonatal outcome for term and preterm infants...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Breast feeding of very preterm infants of HCMV-seropositive mothers]
    R Goelz
    Klinik für Kinderheilkunde und Jugendmedizin, Abt Neonatologie, Universitatsklinikum Tubingen
    Z Geburtshilfe Neonatol 208:118-21. 2004
    ..Given the above situation, the authors decided to continue breast-feeding of VLBW and ELBW infants in their units after obtaining informed parenteral consent, until data for an evidence-based decision become available...
  26. doi request reprint Cytomegalovirus transmission to preterm infants during lactation
    Klaus Hamprecht
    Institute of Medical Virology and Epidemiology of Viral Diseases, University Hospital of Tubingen, Elfriede Aulhorn Str 6, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Clin Virol 41:198-205. 2008
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Primary repair of esophageal atresia in extremely low birth weight infants: a single-center experience and review of the literature
    Guido Seitz
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, University Children s Hospital, Tubingen, Germany
    Biol Neonate 90:247-51. 2006
    ..Several abnormalities may occur in these children, e.g. esophageal atresia (EA), imperforate anus or abdominal wall defects. Correction of EA is often performed as a staged procedure in this group of patients...
  28. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for sleep-related hypoxia in primary school children
    Michael S Urschitz
    Department of Neonatology, University Hospital Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    Pediatr Pulmonol 42:805-12. 2007
    ..0-9.8), were independent risk factors for recurrent sleep-related hypoxia. Our data suggest that overweight, passive smoking, respiratory allergies, and acute lung disease may independently contribute to sleep-related hypoxia in children...
  29. ncbi request reprint Developmental changes in rat surfactant lipidomics in the context of species variability
    Wolfgang Bernhard
    Department of Neonatology, Faculty of Medicine, Eberhard Karls University, Tubingen, Germany
    Pediatr Pulmonol 42:794-804. 2007
    ..In adult mammals, however, only concentrations of palmitoyl-palmitoleoyl-PC correlate with RR...
  30. ncbi request reprint Effect of dexamethasone on B7 regulation and T cell activation in neonates and adults
    Thorsten W Orlikowsky
    University Children s Hospital, 72070 Tuebingen, Germany
    Pediatr Res 57:656-61. 2005
    ..Although perhaps producing the desired therapeutic effect, dexamethasone may do so in newborns at the expense of a near complete paralysis of MPhi-dependent T cell function...
  31. ncbi request reprint Expression and regulation of B7 family molecules on macrophages (MPhi) in preterm and term neonatal cord blood and peripheral blood of adults
    Thorsten W Orlikowsky
    University Childrens Hospital, Tubingen, Germany
    Cytometry B Clin Cytom 53:40-7. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to examine neonatal and adult T cell response with respect to the costimulatory MPhi-potential in order to identify molecular predictors for the neonatal immune defense...
  32. ncbi request reprint Gastroesophageal reflux: a critical review of its role in preterm infants
    Christian F Poets
    Department of Neonatology, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    Pediatrics 113:e128-32. 2004
    ..Objective criteria that help to identify those presumably few infants who do require treatment for GER disease are urgently needed...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Empiricism or evidence in pediatric sleep medicine]
    Christian F Poets
    Abteilung Neonatologie, Universitäts Kinderklinik, Calwerstrasse 7, D 72076 Tubingen, Deutschland
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 115:853-4. 2003
  34. ncbi request reprint Mass spectrometric analysis of surfactant metabolism in human volunteers using deuteriated choline
    Wolfgang Bernhard
    Department of Neonatology, Faculty of Medicine, Eberhard Karls University, Calwer Strasse 7, D 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:54-8. 2004
    ..0 +/- 1.2%), and equilibrium was achieved after only 48 hours. We conclude that infusion of deuteriated choline and electrospray ionization tandem mass spectrometry is useful to investigate surfactant metabolism in humans in vivo...
  35. doi request reprint Association between sleep patterns and daytime functioning in children with insomnia: the contribution of parent-reported frequency of night waking and wake time after sleep onset
    Kerstin Velten-Schurian
    University of Tuebingen, Department of Psychology, Christophstr 2, 72072 Tuebingen, Germany
    Sleep Med 11:281-8. 2010
    ..Furthermore, the role of frequency of night waking and wake time after sleep onset for daytime functioning was analyzed in the context of total sleep time and sleep onset latency...
  36. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of IL-8-concentrations in plasma and lysed EDTA-blood in healthy neonates and those with suspected early onset bacterial infection
    Thorsten W Orlikowsky
    Univ Kinderklinik Tübingen, Calwerstrasse 7, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Pediatr Res 56:804-9. 2004
    ..80 versus 0.66. DLWB IL-8 showed a higher sensitivity for EOBI within 6 h after first clinical suspicion than plasma IL-8. It also remained elevated longer. Our results suggest that DLWB IL-8 results in a higher sensitivity for EOBI...
  37. doi request reprint Intermittent hypoxia in supine versus side position in term neonates
    Anette Poets
    Department of Neonatology, University Hospital, Tuebingen, Germany
    Pediatr Res 65:654-6. 2009
    ..These neonates had more desaturation events while sleeping supine. We speculate, however, that this positional effect likely is too small to affect outcome...
  38. ncbi request reprint Snoring, intermittent hypoxia and academic performance in primary school children
    Michael S Urschitz
    Department of Neonatology, University Hospital of Tuebingen, Calwerstr 7, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 168:464-8. 2003
    ..Thus, habitual snoring (i.e., snoring frequently or always) was associated with poor academic performance in these primary school children...
  39. ncbi request reprint Differential effect of surfactant and its saturated phosphatidylcholines on human blood macrophages
    Christian Gille
    University Children s Hospital, Department of Neonatology, Calwerstr 7, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    J Lipid Res 48:307-17. 2007
    ..These data identify individual surfactant PC species as modifiers of macrophage differentiation and suggest differential effects on innate and adaptive immune functions...
  40. ncbi request reprint Nocturnal arterial oxygen saturation and academic performance in a community sample of children
    Michael S Urschitz
    Department of Neonatology, University Hospital of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    Pediatrics 115:e204-9. 2005
    ..Hypoxemia, often assessed via pulse oximetry, is associated with neurocognitive deficits in children. The best way to qualify hypoxemia, or which level of hypoxemia already affects cognition, is unknown...
  41. ncbi request reprint Diminished response to interleukin-10 and reduced antibody-dependent cellular cytotoxicity of cord blood monocyte-derived macrophages
    Christian Gille
    University Children s Hospital, Tuebingen, Germany
    Pediatr Res 60:152-7. 2006
    ..05 versus PBMPhi). IL-10 failed to enhance their ADCC capacity, which was in contrast to PBMPhi (p < 0.05). These data suggest that CBMPhi have an impaired cytotoxic capacity via lower sensitivity toward IL-10...
  42. doi request reprint A historic cohort study on accelerated advancement of enteral feeding volumes in very premature infants
    C Maas
    Department of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Neonatology 103:67-73. 2013
    ..The optimal rate of enteral feeding (EF) advancement in very low birth weight infants is under debate...
  43. doi request reprint Therapeutic lung puncture for diffuse unilateral pulmonary interstitial emphysema in preterm infants
    M Dördelmann
    Department of Neonatology, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Eur J Pediatr Surg 18:233-6. 2008
    ..Pulmonary interstitial emphysema (PIE) represents a severe complication of respiratory distress syndrome and can dramatically impair the ventilation of premature infants...
  44. doi request reprint Detection of respiratory events using pulse rate in children with and without obstructive sleep apnea
    Anke Noehren
    Department of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Pediatr Pulmonol 45:459-68. 2010
    ..We conclude that pulse rate analysis may be used to detect respiratory events in oximetry recordings in children...
  45. ncbi request reprint Diminished phagocytosis-induced cell death (PICD) in neonatal monocytes upon infection with Escherichia coli
    Christian Gille
    Department of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital, Tuebingen, 72076, Germany
    Pediatr Res 63:33-8. 2008
    ..Caspases CD95L and CD95L mRNA were up-regulated in PBMO. Our results indicate that CBMO are less sensitive toward E. coli-mediated PICD than PBMO. Modifying monocyte apoptosis may be a target for future interventions in sepsis...
  46. ncbi request reprint A new method to quantify phagocytosis and intracellular degradation using green fluorescent protein-labeled Escherichia coli: comparison of cord blood macrophages and peripheral blood macrophages of healthy adults
    Christian Gille
    University Children s Hospital, Department of Neonatology, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Cytometry A 69:152-4. 2006
    ..Phenotyping revealed CD14 and CD16 to be down-modulated within minutes. GFP-labeled E. coli may be useful tools to further study MPhi subpopulations and determinants of phagocytosis in cord blood MPhi...
  47. ncbi request reprint Automatic control of the inspired oxygen fraction in preterm infants: a randomized crossover trial
    Michael S Urschitz
    Department of Neonatology, Tuebingen University Hospital, Tuebingen, Germany
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:1095-100. 2004
    ..001). Automatic oxygen control may optimize oxygen administration to preterm infants receiving nasal continuous positive airway pressure and reduce nursing time spent with oxygen control...
  48. doi request reprint Clearance of apoptotic neutrophils is diminished in cord blood monocytes and does not lead to reduced IL-8 production
    Christian Gille
    Department of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital, Tuebingen, Germany
    Pediatr Res 66:507-12. 2009
    ..Our data suggest a specific defect in CBMO during clearance of apoptotic neutrophils resulting in impaired anti-inflammatory capacity...
  49. ncbi request reprint Inhaled drugs for the prevention and treatment of bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    T Pantalitschka
    Department of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital, Tuebingen, Germany
    Pediatr Pulmonol 41:703-8. 2006
    ..Thus, their use cannot be generally recommended. The data currently available are not sufficient to give any clearer recommendation on the use of these drugs in infants at high risk of, or established, BPD...
  50. doi request reprint Survey of practices regarding utilization of inhaled steroids in 223 German neonatal units
    C Maas
    Department of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital, Tubingen, Germany
    Neonatology 98:404-8. 2010
    ..No survey has been published in recent years which primarily focuses on the prescription of inhaled corticosteroids in neonatal practice. Thus, the utilization rate of inhaled corticosteroids is unknown...
  51. doi request reprint Acute scrotum in a neonate caused by renal vein thrombosis
    C Maas
    Department of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital, Calwerstrasse 7, Tubingen, Germany
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 96:F149-50. 2011
    ..Acute scrotal discolouration with pain upon palpation in neonates is usually attributed to testicular torsion. The authors report a case where these symptoms had a different cause...
  52. doi request reprint Pulse transit time for scoring subcortical arousal in infants with obstructive sleep apnea
    Alessandra Rizzoli
    Department of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital, Tubingen, Germany
    Sleep Breath 13:137-46. 2009
    ..We assessed the feasibility of pulse transit time (PTT) in detecting subcortical arousals in eight infants (median age 7 days) suffering from the Pierre Robin sequence and obstructive sleep apnea...
  53. ncbi request reprint Habitual snoring, intermittent hypoxia, and impaired behavior in primary school children
    Michael S Urschitz
    Department of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital, Tuebingen, Germany
    Pediatrics 114:1041-8. 2004
    ..We aimed to determine the extent of behavioral problems in snoring children, clarify the role of intermittent hypoxia, and test the reversibility of impaired behavior and poor academic performance...
  54. ncbi request reprint Genetic investigation of the TSPYL1 gene in sudden infant death syndrome
    Robert Hering
    Institute for Human Genetics, Department of Medical Genetics, University of Tuebingen, Calwerstrasse 7, 72072 Tuebingen, Germany
    Genet Med 8:55-8. 2006
    ..Recently, a lethal phenotype characterized by sudden infant death with dysgenesis of the testes syndrome (SIDDT) was identified to be caused by loss of function mutations in the TSPYL1 gene...
  55. ncbi request reprint Helping parents cope with the trauma of premature birth: an evaluation of a trauma-preventive psychological intervention
    Martina Jotzo
    Department of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital, Tuebingen, Germany
    Pediatrics 115:915-9. 2005
    ....
  56. doi request reprint Myristate is selectively incorporated into surfactant and decreases dipalmitoylphosphatidylcholine without functional impairment
    Christopher J Pynn
    Department of Neonatology, Faculty of Medicine, Eberhard Karls University, Tubingen, Germany
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 299:R1306-16. 2010
    ..Surfactant that is high in PC16:0/14:0 but low in PC16:0/16:0 is compatible with normal respiration and surfactant function in vitro...
  57. ncbi request reprint Sleep problems and daytime somnolence in a German population-based sample of snoring school-aged children
    Steffen Eitner
    Department of Neonatology, University Hospital of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Sleep Res 16:96-101. 2007
    ..4, 1.4-14.2). Habitual snoring was associated with several sleep problems in our study. Long-term habitual snorers were more likely to have sleep problems than children who had stopped snoring spontaneously...
  58. ncbi request reprint Blood transfusion in anemic infants with apnea of prematurity
    Eva Westkamp
    Department of Neonatology, Kinderkrankenhaus Amsterdamer Strasse, Koln, Germany
    Biol Neonate 82:228-32. 2002
    ..01). We conclude that blood transfusions significantly reduced heart and respiratory rates in these anemic infants, but had little effect on apnea of prematurity...
  59. ncbi request reprint Lipopolysaccharide-binding protein in noninfected neonates and those with suspected early-onset bacterial infection
    T W Orlikowsky
    Department of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital, Tubingen, Germany
    J Perinatol 26:115-9. 2006
    ..To investigate postnatal lipopolysaccharide-binding protein (LBP) kinetics in term neonates and to test its diagnostic accuracy for early-onset bacterial infection (EOBI)...
  60. doi request reprint Reference values for pulse oximetry recordings in healthy term neonates during their first 5 days of life
    Pablo E Brockmann
    Department of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital, Tuebingen, Germany
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 96:F335-8. 2011
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint [The Tübingen palatal plate--an innovative therapeutic concept in Pierre-Robin sequence]
    Anette von Bodman
    Abteilungen für Neonatologie, Universitatsklinikum Tubingen, Tubingen, Deutschland
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 115:871-3. 2003
    ..Here we present a patient treated with this device who showed a decrease in his desaturation index from 50 to < 1...
  62. doi request reprint Cognitive and psychosocial development of children with Pierre Robin sequence
    F D Drescher
    Department of Clinical and Developmental Psychology, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    Acta Paediatr 97:653-6. 2008
    ..We wanted to determine the cognitive and psychosocial outcome of children with PRS treated with a new device aimed at relieving UAO in infancy (pre-epiglottic baton plate)...
  63. ncbi request reprint A randomized clinical trial of a new orthodontic appliance to improve upper airway obstruction in infants with Pierre Robin sequence
    Wolfgang Buchenau
    Department of Neonatology, University Hospital Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Pediatr 151:145-9. 2007
    ..To test the hypothesis that a new orthodontic appliance with a velar extension that shifts the tongue anteriorly would reduce upper airway obstruction in infants with Pierre Robin sequence (PRS)...
  64. ncbi request reprint Hospital volume and neonatal mortality among very low birth weight infants
    Dorothee B Bartels
    Department of Obstetrics, Social Medicine and Health System Research, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Pediatrics 117:2206-14. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that neonatal mortality would be higher in small NICUs (< 36 very low birth weight admissions per year) than in large NICUs, with adjustment for volume of the delivery unit...
  65. ncbi request reprint Influence of nasogastric tubes on gastroesophageal reflux in preterm infants: a multiple intraluminal impedance study
    Corinna S Peter
    Department of Neonatology and Pediatric Pulmonology, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    J Pediatr 141:277-9. 2002
    ..There were 72 (range, 40-145) reflux episodes with the esophageal placement and 122 (range, 60-147) during the gastric position (P <.01)...
  66. ncbi request reprint Pulse oximetry in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU): detection of hyperoxemia and false alarm rates
    Christian F Poets
    Department of Neonatology and Pediatric Pulmonology, Hannover Medical School, Germany
    Anesth Analg 94:S41-3. 2002
  67. ncbi request reprint The German study on sleep-disordered breathing in primary school children: epidemiological approach, representativeness of study sample, and preliminary screening results
    Martin Schlaud
    Department of Epidemiology, Social Medicine, and Health System Research, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 18:431-40. 2004
    ..4. This study sample appears to be highly representative with regard to all available data from the population, and therefore suitable to study the prevalence of HS and OSA. Our prevalence estimates are in the range of other studies...
  68. ncbi request reprint Bradycardia and desaturation during skin-to-skin care: no relationship to hyperthermia
    Bettina Bohnhorst
    Department of Neonatology and Pediatric Pulmonology, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    J Pediatr 145:499-502. 2004
    ..We recently found increased temperature and increased bradycardia and desaturation during skin-to-skin care (SSC). We wanted to determine if these effects were related...
  69. ncbi request reprint Randomized, controlled trial of oral creatine supplementation (not effective) for apnea of prematurity
    Bettina Bohnhorst
    Department of Neonatology and Pediatric Pulmonology, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Pediatrics 113:e303-7. 2004
    ..Because these issues may be operative in apnea of prematurity (AOP), we hypothesized that CS reduces episodes of hypoxemia and bradycardia in infants with AOP...
  70. ncbi request reprint Use of pulse oximetry in automated oxygen delivery to ventilated infants
    Michael S Urschitz
    Department of Neonatology and Pediatric Pulmonology, Hannover Medical School, Germany
    Anesth Analg 94:S37-40. 2002
  71. ncbi request reprint Reference values for nocturnal home pulse oximetry during sleep in primary school children
    Michael S Urschitz
    Department of Pediatric Pulmonology and Neonatology, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Chest 123:96-101. 2003
    ..To provide reference values for pulse oximeter saturation (SpO(2)) in primary school children, measured at home during sleep...
  72. ncbi request reprint Detection of small bolus volumes using multiple intraluminal impedance in preterm infants
    Corinna S Peter
    Department of Neonatology and Pediatric Pulmonology, Hannover Medical School, Germany
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 36:381-4. 2003
    ..The method is independent of pH. The authors studied the ability of this technique to detect the small bolus volumes potentially occurring in young infants...
  73. ncbi request reprint Inter- and intraobserver agreement for gastroesophageal reflux detection in infants using multiple intraluminal impedance
    Corinna S Peter
    Department of Pediatric Pulmonary and Neonatology, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Biol Neonate 85:11-4. 2004
    ..79, 0.83, and 0.83 for the three pairs of investigators and 0.84 for the repeated scoring procedure. MII recordings could be analyzed with a high level of inter- and intraobserver agreement...
  74. ncbi request reprint Obstetrical volume and early neonatal mortality in preterm infants
    Dorothee B Bartels
    Department of Epidemiology, Public Medicine and Healthcare Systems Research, Hannover Medical School, Carl Neuberg Str 1, OE 5410, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:791-8. 2007
    ..However, levels of care are usually not linked to caseload requirements, which remain a point for discussion. We aimed to investigate the impact of annual delivery volume on early neonatal mortality among very preterm births...
  75. ncbi request reprint The search for objective criteria at the limit of viability
    Dorothee B Bartels
    Department of Epidemiology, Public Medicine and Healthcare Systems Research, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Neonatology 93:193-6. 2008
    ..A recent study suggested severity of intrauterine growth retardation as a decisive criterion, reporting very poor survival for infants born at </=28 weeks with birth weight <2nd centile...
  76. ncbi request reprint Molecular and functional changes of pulmonary surfactant in response to hyperoxia
    Heike Dombrowsky
    Division of Pulmonary Pharmacology, Research Center Borstel, Borstel, Germany
    Pediatr Pulmonol 41:1025-39. 2006
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  77. ncbi request reprint Reference values for nocturnal home polysomnography in primary schoolchildren
    Dorothee Moss
    Department of Neonatology, University Children s Hospital Tuebingen, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Pediatr Res 58:958-65. 2005
    ..The presented reference values may help clinicians and researchers to improve the interpretation of abbreviated home polysomnography in school-age children...
  78. ncbi request reprint Gastroesophageal reflux and apnea of prematurity: no temporal relationship
    Corinna S Peter
    Department of Neonatology and Pediatric Pulmonology, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Pediatrics 109:8-11. 2002
    ..We used this technique to investigate whether there is a temporal relationship between GER and AOP and whether GER occurs predominantly before a cardiorespiratory (CR) event...
  79. pmc Nosocomial infection in small for gestational age newborns with birth weight <1500 g: a multicentre analysis
    Dorothee B Bartels
    Department of Epidemiology, Public Medicine and Healthcare Systems Research, Hannover Medical School, Carl Neuberg Str 1, OE 5410, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 92:F449-53. 2007
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