Affiliation: Hadassah University Hospital
- Parents' knowledge and perceptions regarding vitamin K prophylaxis in newbornsSmadar Eventov-Friedman
Department of Neonatology, Hebrew University School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 35:409-13. 2013..There is an increasing trend of parents refusing vitamin K (VK) prophylaxis in newborns. We examined the knowledge, perceptions, cultural and religious barriers of expecting parents regarding VK prophylaxis...
- Neonatal end-of-life care: a single-center NICU experience in Israel over a decadeSmadar Eventov-Friedman
Department of Neonatology, Hadassah and Hebrew University Medical Centers, Jerusalem, Israel
Pediatrics 131:e1889-96. 2013....
- Third trimester fetal intracranial hemorrhage owing to vitamin K deficiency associated with hyperemesis gravidarumSmadar Eventov-Friedman
Department of Neonatology, Kaplan Medical Center, Rehovot and Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 31:985-8. 2009..This case emphasizes the potential risk of fetal bleeding owing to vitamin K deficiency in pregnancies complicated with hyperemesis gravidarum. These women should be closely monitored and vitamin K prophylaxis might be considered...
- The red reflex examination in neonates: an efficient tool for early diagnosis of congenital ocular diseasesSmadar Eventov-Friedman
Department of Neonatology, Kaplan Medical Center, Rehovot, Israel
Isr Med Assoc J 12:259-61. 2010..The test is technically simple to perform, non-invasive, requires minimal equipment and can detect a variety of ocular pathologies including cataracts and retinal abnormalities. No specific national guidelines exist on this issue...
- The use of blood counts and blood cultures to screen neonates born to partially treated group B Streptococcus-carrier mothers for early-onset sepsis: is it justified?Saar Hashavya
Department of Pediatrics, Hadassah and Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:840-3. 2011..No clear recommendations exist regarding the approach to evaluate neonates born to partially treated group B Streptococcus (GBS)-carrier mothers for early-onset GBS (EO-GBS) sepsis...
- Long duration of hyperglycemia in the first 96 hours of life is associated with severe intraventricular hemorrhage in preterm infantsAdi Auerbach
Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
J Pediatr 163:388-93. 2013..To assess the association between severe intraventricular hemorrhage (IVH) and blood glucose variables during the first 96 hours of life in preterm infants...