Amir Kugelman

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Nasal intermittent mandatory ventilation versus nasal continuous positive airway pressure for respiratory distress syndrome: a randomized, controlled, prospective study
    Amir Kugelman
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, The Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    J Pediatr 150:521-6, 526.e1. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Continuous integrated distal capnography in infants ventilated with high frequency ventilation
    Amir Kugelman
    B and R Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Med Center, Technion, Haifa, Israel
    Pediatr Pulmonol 47:876-83. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Poor outcomes at discharge among extremely premature infants: a national population-based study
    Amir Kugelman
    Department ofNeonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, 47 Golomb St, Haifa, Israel
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:543-50. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Immunologic and infectious consequences of immediate versus delayed umbilical cord clamping in premature infants: a prospective, randomized, controlled study
    Amir Kugelman
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, The Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    J Perinat Med 37:281-7. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Persistent cough and failure to thrive: a presentation of foreign body aspiration in a child with asthma
    Amir Kugelman
    Department of Pediatrics, Bnai Zion Medical Center, The B Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    Pediatrics 117:e1057-60. 2006
  6. doi request reprint A novel method of distal end-tidal CO2 capnography in intubated infants: comparison with arterial CO2 and with proximal mainstream end-tidal CO2
    Amir Kugelman
    Pediatric Pulmonary Unit, Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, 47 Golomb St, Haifa, 31048, Israel
    Pediatrics 122:e1219-24. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Postdischarge infant mortality among very low birth weight infants: a population-based study
    Amir Kugelman
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Pediatrics 120:e788-94. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Nasal respiratory support in premature infants: short-term physiological effects and comfort assessment
    A Kugelman
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, The B Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Haifa, Israel
    Acta Paediatr 97:557-61. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Iatrogenesis in neonatal intensive care units: observational and interventional, prospective, multicenter study
    Amir Kugelman
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, 47 Golomb St, Haifa, 31048, Israel
    Pediatrics 122:550-5. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint [The association between pertussis during infancy and childhood asthma]
    Amir Kugelman
    Pediatric Department, Bnai Zion Medical Center, The B Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Haifa, Israel
    Harefuah 148:80-3, 140-1. 2009

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Publications43

  1. ncbi request reprint Nasal intermittent mandatory ventilation versus nasal continuous positive airway pressure for respiratory distress syndrome: a randomized, controlled, prospective study
    Amir Kugelman
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, The Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    J Pediatr 150:521-6, 526.e1. 2007
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Continuous integrated distal capnography in infants ventilated with high frequency ventilation
    Amir Kugelman
    B and R Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Med Center, Technion, Haifa, Israel
    Pediatr Pulmonol 47:876-83. 2012
    ..To assess within a feasibility study the correlation, agreement, and trending of continuous integrated distal capnography (dCap) with PaCO(2) in infants on HFV...
  3. doi request reprint Poor outcomes at discharge among extremely premature infants: a national population-based study
    Amir Kugelman
    Department ofNeonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, 47 Golomb St, Haifa, Israel
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:543-50. 2012
    ..To assess risk factors and develop a simple estimate method for poor neonatal outcomes for specific groups of extremely premature infants at birth...
  4. doi request reprint Immunologic and infectious consequences of immediate versus delayed umbilical cord clamping in premature infants: a prospective, randomized, controlled study
    Amir Kugelman
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, The Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    J Perinat Med 37:281-7. 2009
    ..To evaluate the immunologic and infectious consequences of delayed versus immediate cord clamping in premature infants (<35 weeks) during the neonatal period...
  5. ncbi request reprint Persistent cough and failure to thrive: a presentation of foreign body aspiration in a child with asthma
    Amir Kugelman
    Department of Pediatrics, Bnai Zion Medical Center, The B Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    Pediatrics 117:e1057-60. 2006
    ....
  6. doi request reprint A novel method of distal end-tidal CO2 capnography in intubated infants: comparison with arterial CO2 and with proximal mainstream end-tidal CO2
    Amir Kugelman
    Pediatric Pulmonary Unit, Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, 47 Golomb St, Haifa, 31048, Israel
    Pediatrics 122:e1219-24. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate a novel method of distal end-tidal CO2 capnography by comparison with PaCO2 and with the more standard method that measures mainstream proximal end-tidal CO2 in intubated infants...
  7. ncbi request reprint Postdischarge infant mortality among very low birth weight infants: a population-based study
    Amir Kugelman
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Pediatrics 120:e788-94. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to identify factors that were associated with death after discharge from the NICU of very low birth weight infants in a population-based study...
  8. doi request reprint Nasal respiratory support in premature infants: short-term physiological effects and comfort assessment
    A Kugelman
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, The B Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Haifa, Israel
    Acta Paediatr 97:557-61. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effects of nasal respiratory support on physiologic parameters and comfort of premature infants, when compared to spontaneous breathing without nasal respiratory support...
  9. doi request reprint Iatrogenesis in neonatal intensive care units: observational and interventional, prospective, multicenter study
    Amir Kugelman
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, 47 Golomb St, Haifa, 31048, Israel
    Pediatrics 122:550-5. 2008
    ..The goals were to determine the incidence of iatrogenic events in NICUs and to determine whether awareness of iatrogenic events could influence their occurrence...
  10. ncbi request reprint [The association between pertussis during infancy and childhood asthma]
    Amir Kugelman
    Pediatric Department, Bnai Zion Medical Center, The B Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Haifa, Israel
    Harefuah 148:80-3, 140-1. 2009
    ..The prevalence of pertussis and asthma in Israel increased during the last decade...
  11. doi request reprint Pitfalls in screening programs for congenital hypothyroidism in premature newborns
    Amir Kugelman
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Am J Perinatol 26:383-5. 2009
    ..Our case report is a reminder of the American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines with practical suggestions for extra caution to avoid missing primary hypothyroidism in sick premature infants...
  12. ncbi request reprint Hood versus mask nebulization in infants with evolving bronchopulmonary dysplasia in the neonatal intensive care unit
    A Kugelman
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    J Perinatol 26:31-6. 2006
    ....
  13. doi request reprint A comprehensive approach to the prevention of bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    Amir Kugelman
    Pediatric Pulmonary Unit, Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Technion, The B and R Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    Pediatr Pulmonol 46:1153-65. 2011
    ..Each component and the strategy as a whole needs to be further studied in large randomized prospective studies or by meta-analyses, especially in the target population of extremely premature infants who are the most prone to BPD...
  14. doi request reprint Delivery mode and severe intraventricular hemorrhage in single, very low birth weight, vertex infants
    Arieh Riskin
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Obstet Gynecol 112:21-8. 2008
    ..To investigate the association between delivery mode and grade 3-4 intraventricular hemorrhage in singleton, vertex presenting, very low birth weight (VLBW) (1,500 g or less) liveborn infants...
  15. doi request reprint Risk factors and estimation tool for death among extremely premature infants: a national study
    David Bader
    Bnai Zion Medical Center, Department of Neonatology, 47 Golomb St, Haifa, 31048, Israel
    Pediatrics 125:696-703. 2010
    ..The goals were to assess risk factors and mortality rate changes over time and to develop simple estimates of mortality rates for specific groups of infants at 23 to 26 weeks of gestation...
  16. doi request reprint The effects of lactulose supplementation to enteral feedings in premature infants: a pilot study
    Arieh Riskin
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, 47 Golomb Street, POB 4940, Haifa 31048, Israel
    J Pediatr 156:209-14. 2010
    ..To assess the safety and prebiotic effects of lactulose in preterm infants...
  17. doi request reprint Factors associated with iatrogenesis in neonatal intensive care units: an observational multicenter study
    Einav Srulovici
    Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Eur J Pediatr 171:1753-9. 2012
    ..Further prospective research is warranted to identify the specific causes for iatrogenic events in order to target active interventions to prevent them...
  18. ncbi request reprint Head ultrasonograhy as a screening tool in apparently healthy asymptomatic term neonates
    Ayala Gover
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center affiliated with Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Haifa, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 13:9-13. 2011
    ..The rate of brain abnormalities in asymptomatic term neonates varies substantially in previous studies. Some of these rates may justify general screening of healthy newborns by head ultrasound (HUS)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Immediate versus delayed umbilical cord clamping in premature neonates born < 35 weeks: a prospective, randomized, controlled study
    Amir Kugelman
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, The Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    Am J Perinatol 24:307-15. 2007
    ..However, the differences between the two methods were modest and the clinical relevance needs to be assessed further by larger studies and additional meta-analysis of randomized trials...
  20. doi request reprint Intravenous fluids versus gastric-tube feeding in hospitalized infants with viral bronchiolitis: a randomized, prospective pilot study
    Amir Kugelman
    Department of Pediatrics, Bnai Zion Medical Center, The B and R Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Haifa, Israel
    J Pediatr 162:640-642.e1. 2013
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Respiratory functions in adolescents hospitalized for anorexia nervosa: a prospective study
    Nogah C Kerem
    Department of Pediatrics, Bnai Zion Medical Center, The B and R Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Haifa, Israel
    Int J Eat Disord 45:415-22. 2012
    ..To examine the effects of malnourishment on the respiratory system of adolescents with anorexia nervosa (AN) hospitalized for medical stabilization...
  22. ncbi request reprint Necrotizing enterocolitis in a premature infant as the presenting symptom of familial dysautonomia in the neonatal period: case report and review of the literature
    Shay Barak
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, The B Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Am J Perinatol 22:353-5. 2005
    ..The diagnosis is genetic. Preconception counseling to future parents belonging to populations at risk should include recommendation for genetic screening test to identify carriers of the mutations in the familial dysautonomia gene...
  23. doi request reprint Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency and borderline deficiency: association with neonatal hyperbilirubinemia
    Arieh Riskin
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    J Pediatr 161:191-6.e1. 2012
    ..To characterize the occurrence of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency and its association with neonatal hyperbilirubinemia...
  24. doi request reprint Is visual assessment of jaundice reliable as a screening tool to detect significant neonatal hyperbilirubinemia?
    Arieh Riskin
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    J Pediatr 152:782-7, 787.e1-2. 2008
    ..To assess the reliability of visual assessment of bilirubin levels (BiliEye) in newborns as a screening tool to detect significant neonatal hyperbilirubinemia...
  25. doi request reprint Is it justified to include urine cultures in early (< 72 hours) neonatal sepsis evaluations of term and late preterm infants?
    Arieh Riskin
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Am J Perinatol 30:499-504. 2013
    ..Evaluate the need for urine culture in early neonatal sepsis workup of term and late preterm infants...
  26. ncbi request reprint Familial neonatal pneumothorax associated with transient tachypnea of the newborn
    Amir Kugelman
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, B Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Haifa, Israel
    Pediatr Pulmonol 36:69-72. 2003
    ..Familial spontaneous pneumothorax is extremely rare in neonates. Was our observation just an incidental finding, or is there a familial predisposition to spontaneous pneumothorax?..
  27. ncbi request reprint The approach to a neonate with a possible prenatal diagnosis of androgen insensitivity syndrome
    Arieh Riskin
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, B Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 19:1437-43. 2006
    ..Full multidisciplinary diagnostic work-up immediately after delivery, as well as awareness of possible prenatal diagnosis, is the responsibility of the primary care provider for the newborn with suspected AIS...
  28. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic evaluation of foreign body aspiration in children: a prospective study
    Lea Even
    Department of Pediatrics, Western Galilee Hospital, Nahariya 22100, Israel
    J Pediatr Surg 40:1122-7. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the yield of clinical symptoms, signs, and radiological studies in the diagnosis of foreign body aspiration (FBA) in children...
  29. ncbi request reprint Prolonged resuscitation in a newborn recovering from meconium aspiration syndrome
    Amir Kugelman
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    Am J Perinatol 22:341-4. 2005
    ..The dilemmas and critical actions during the resuscitation are presented...
  30. doi request reprint Inhaled furosemide in hospitalized infants with viral bronchiolitis: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled pilot study
    Amir Bar
    Department of Pediatrics, Bnai Zion Medical Center, The Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    Pediatr Pulmonol 43:261-7. 2008
    ..To evaluate the short and long-term clinical effects and the treatment-feasibility of inhaled-furosemide (IF) as compared with placebo via hood in hospitalized infants with viral-bronchiolitis (VB)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Cerebrospinal fluid leak in a premature neonate
    Arieh Riskin
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, The B Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Am J Perinatol 22:57-9. 2005
    ..This complication seems to be more frequent in premature babies, thus special consideration should be taken in premature infants before applying such monitoring...
  32. ncbi request reprint Abnormal spirometry in children with persistent allergic rhinitis due to mite sensitization: the benefit of nasal corticosteroids
    Aharon Kessel
    Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Clinical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine Technion, Haifa, Israel
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 19:61-6. 2008
    ..Nasal corticosteroids improve the pulmonary function tests of these children with impaired lung function...
  33. ncbi request reprint Effect of phototherapy on cardiorespiratory activity during sleep in neonates with physiologic jaundice
    David Bader
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 8:12-6. 2006
    ..Phototherapy is considered the standard of care for neonatal jaundice. However, its short-term cardiorespiratory effects have not been studied thoroughly...
  34. ncbi request reprint Cesarean section, gestational age, and transient tachypnea of the newborn: timing is the key
    Arieh Riskin
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Am J Perinatol 22:377-82. 2005
    ..001). Delivery by CS and younger GA are risk factors for TTN. Although TTN is a self-limited disease, it is associated with significant morbidities. Scheduling elective CS at GA of not less than 38 weeks may decrease the frequency of TTN...
  35. ncbi request reprint Pre-auricular tags and pits in the newborn: the role of renal ultrasonography
    Amir Kugelman
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, B Rappaport School of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Pediatr 141:388-91. 2002
    ..The study group was compared with a control group of 95 consecutive healthy infants without pre-auricular tags or pits born during the same period who underwent renal ultrasonography on the second day of life...
  36. ncbi request reprint Reflectance pulse oximetry from core body in neonates and infants: comparison to arterial blood oxygen saturation and to transmission pulse oximetry
    Amir Kugelman
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, B Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion IIT, 47 Golomb Street, Haifa 31048, Israel
    J Perinatol 24:366-71. 2004
    ..To compare pulse oximetry oxygen saturation (SpO(2)) measured by a novel reflectance method from core body to arterial oxygen saturation (SaO(2)) in neonates and infants. Transmission pulse oximetry (TPO) was measured for comparison...
  37. doi request reprint Bordetella pertussis infection attenuates clinical course of acute bronchiolitis
    Bahaa Abu Raya
    Department of Pediatrics, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:619-21. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to assess clinical characteristics of BP infection, and its effect on disease severity in young children hospitalized with acute bronchiolitis...
  38. ncbi request reprint Flexible fiberoptic bronchoscopy through the laryngeal mask airway in a small, premature neonate
    Mostafa Somri
    Department of Anesthesiology, Faculty of Medicine, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Am J Otolaryngol 26:268-71. 2005
    ..An immediately subglottic intramural mass was revealed and tracheostomy was performed...
  39. doi request reprint Respiratory acidosis in adolescents with anorexia nervosa hospitalized for medical stabilization: a retrospective study
    Nogah C Kerem
    Department of Pediatrics, Bnai Zion Medical Center, The Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    Int J Eat Disord 45:125-30. 2012
    ..To examine the effect of malnutrition due to anorexia nervosa (AN) on venous blood gases of adolescents with AN hospitalized for medical stabilization...
  40. ncbi request reprint Induction of early meconium evacuation: is it effective in reducing the level of neonatal hyperbilirubinemia?
    David Bader
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, The B Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Am J Perinatol 22:329-33. 2005
    ..Glycerin suppository cannot be routinely recommended as a means for reducing the severity of neonatal jaundice. Nonetheless, male newborn with type A blood group may benefit from such a therapy...
  41. ncbi request reprint Venovenous versus venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Amir Kugelman
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Technion Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    J Pediatr Surg 38:1131-6. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the efficiency of venovenous (VV) versus venoarterial (VA) ECMO in newborns with CDH...
  42. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of moderately early low-dose dexamethasone therapy in very low birth weight infants: dynamic pulmonary mechanics, oxygenation, and ventilation
    Manuel Durand
    Division of Neonatal Perinatal Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Los Angeles County University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Pediatrics 109:262-8. 2002
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in infants with meconium aspiration syndrome: a decade of experience with venovenous ECMO
    Amir Kugelman
    Department of Pediatrics, Huntington Memorial Hospital, Pasadena, CA, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 40:1082-9. 2005
    ..We also evaluated how disease severity or time of ECMO initiation affected mortality and morbidity...