M Kaplan

Summary

Affiliation: The Hebrew University
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint (TA)n UDP-glucuronosyltransferase 1A1 promoter polymorphism in Nigerian neonates
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Faculty of Medicine of the Hebrew University, Jerusalem 91031, Israel
    Pediatr Res 63:109-11. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Understanding severe hyperbilirubinemia and preventing kernicterus: adjuncts in the interpretation of neonatal serum bilirubin
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, P O Box 3235, Jerusalem 91031, Israel
    Clin Chim Acta 356:9-21. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia in the low-intermediate-risk category on the bilirubin nomogram
    Ruben Bromiker
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Faculty of Medicine of the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    Pediatrics 130:e470-5. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Severe neonatal hyperbilirubinemia and kernicterus: are these still problems in the third millennium?
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Neonatology 100:354-62. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Studies in hemolysis in glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase-deficient African American neonates
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, PO Box 3235, Jerusalem 91031, Israel
    Clin Chim Acta 365:177-82. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase activity in term and near-term, male African American neonates
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Clin Chim Acta 355:113-7. 2005
  7. pmc Neonatal bilirubin production-conjugation imbalance: effect of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency and borderline prematurity
    M Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, PO Box 3235, Jerusalem 91031, Israel
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 90:F123-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency: a hidden risk for kernicterus
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem
    Semin Perinatol 28:356-64. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Phototherapy and photo-oxidation in premature neonates
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Biol Neonate 87:44-50. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Understanding and preventing severe neonatal hyperbilirubinemia: is bilirubin neurotoxity really a concern in the developed world?
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, PO Box 3525, Jerusalem 91031, Israel
    Clin Perinatol 31:555-75, x. 2004

Detail Information

Publications68

  1. ncbi request reprint (TA)n UDP-glucuronosyltransferase 1A1 promoter polymorphism in Nigerian neonates
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Faculty of Medicine of the Hebrew University, Jerusalem 91031, Israel
    Pediatr Res 63:109-11. 2008
    ..001), and no (TA)8 alleles were encountered. The high frequency of (TA)n promoter polymorphism, coupled with G-6-PD deficiency, may contribute to the pathogenesis of extreme neonatal hyperbilirubinemia in Nigeria...
  2. ncbi request reprint Understanding severe hyperbilirubinemia and preventing kernicterus: adjuncts in the interpretation of neonatal serum bilirubin
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, P O Box 3235, Jerusalem 91031, Israel
    Clin Chim Acta 356:9-21. 2005
    ..Close cooperation between the clinical laboratory and the medical team managing the newborn is an essential component in the management of a hyperbilirubinemic baby...
  3. doi request reprint Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia in the low-intermediate-risk category on the bilirubin nomogram
    Ruben Bromiker
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Faculty of Medicine of the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    Pediatrics 130:e470-5. 2012
    ..Predischarge bilirubin screening predicts neonatal hyperbilirubinemia. We evaluated the incidence of false-negative bilirubin screening among readmissions for hyperbilirubinemia...
  4. doi request reprint Severe neonatal hyperbilirubinemia and kernicterus: are these still problems in the third millennium?
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Neonatology 100:354-62. 2011
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Studies in hemolysis in glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase-deficient African American neonates
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, PO Box 3235, Jerusalem 91031, Israel
    Clin Chim Acta 365:177-82. 2006
    ..The role of hemolysis in the mechanism and prediction of hyperbilirubinemia was contrasted between glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G-6-PD)-deficient and -normal African American neonates...
  6. ncbi request reprint Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase activity in term and near-term, male African American neonates
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Clin Chim Acta 355:113-7. 2005
    ..We determined values for glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G-6-PD) activity in African American neonates...
  7. pmc Neonatal bilirubin production-conjugation imbalance: effect of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency and borderline prematurity
    M Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, PO Box 3235, Jerusalem 91031, Israel
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 90:F123-7. 2005
    ..To evaluate relations between production and conjugation of bilirubin in the pathophysiology of jaundice in glucose-6-phosophate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficient neonates...
  8. ncbi request reprint Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency: a hidden risk for kernicterus
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem
    Semin Perinatol 28:356-64. 2004
    ..A high degree of physician awareness is essential in the identification and follow-up of these high-risk neonates...
  9. ncbi request reprint Phototherapy and photo-oxidation in premature neonates
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Biol Neonate 87:44-50. 2005
    ..The potential for photo-oxidation during phototherapy in premature neonates was assessed by measuring parameters reflective of photo-oxidation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Understanding and preventing severe neonatal hyperbilirubinemia: is bilirubin neurotoxity really a concern in the developed world?
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, PO Box 3525, Jerusalem 91031, Israel
    Clin Perinatol 31:555-75, x. 2004
    ....
  11. pmc Post-phototherapy neonatal bilirubin rebound: a potential cause of significant hyperbilirubinaemia
    M Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Arch Dis Child 91:31-4. 2006
    ..To determine the incidence of post-phototherapy neonatal plasma total bilirubin (PTB) rebound...
  12. pmc American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines for detecting neonatal hyperbilirubinaemia and preventing kernicterus
    M Kaplan
    Shaare Zedek Medical Center, PO Box 3235, Jerusalem 91031, Israel
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 90:F448-9. 2005
  13. ncbi request reprint Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia in African American males: the importance of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency
    Michael Kaplan
    Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Faculty of Medicine of the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Pediatr 149:83-8. 2006
    ..To perform risk factor analysis for the prediction of hyperbilirubinemia in an African American male neonatal cohort...
  14. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of discharge management in the prediction of hyperbilirubinemia: the Jerusalem experience
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Pediatr 150:412-7. 2007
    ..We evaluated our program for prediction and follow-up of hyperbilirubinemia in preventing plasma total bilirubin (PTB) > or = 25 mg/dL and in limiting readmission for hyperbilirubinemia...
  15. doi request reprint Neonatal screening for glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency: biochemical versus genetic technologies
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Semin Perinatol 35:155-61. 2011
    ..The pros and cons of each method, including ease of testing, cost, need for sophisticated laboratory equipment and degree of personnel training, as well as the ability to identify females, are discussed...
  16. doi request reprint Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency and severe neonatal hyperbilirubinemia: a complexity of interactions between genes and environment
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Faculty of Medicine of the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 15:148-56. 2010
    ..The hyperbilirubinemia is the result of complex interactions between genes and environment. Neonatal screening programs coupled with parental and medical caretaker education may be successful in limiting the severity of disease...
  17. doi request reprint The need for neonatal glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase screening: a global perspective
    M Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Perinatol 29:S46-52. 2009
    ..The participants agreed that there was a need to expand neonatal G-6-PD screening globally and that screening results should be obtained before the infants' discharge from birth hospitalization...
  18. doi request reprint Failure to predict hemolysis and hyperbilirubinemia by IgG subclass in blood group A or B infants born to group O mothers
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Pediatrics 123:e132-7. 2009
    ..We investigated whether identification of immunoglobulin G subclass 1 or 3 may be predictive of hemolysis and hyperbilirubinemia...
  19. doi request reprint Visual screening versus transcutaneous bilirubinometry for predischarge jaundice assessment
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Acta Paediatr 97:759-63. 2008
    ..Comparison of visual screening with transcutaneous bilirubinometry (TcB) in identifying neonates with plasma total bilirubin (PTB) > or =75th percentile...
  20. doi request reprint Severe hemolysis with normal blood count in a glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficient neonate
    M Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Perinatol 28:306-9. 2008
    ..In G-6-PD deficient neonates, severe hemolysis may occur in the absence of hematological changes typical of a hemolytic process...
  21. doi request reprint Israel guidelines for the management of neonatal hyperbilirubinemia and prevention of kernicterus
    M Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Faculty of Medicine of the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Perinatol 28:389-97. 2008
    ..Availability of these guidelines to the international community may offer direction to physicians of other countries who may be setting up guidelines for use in their own communities...
  22. ncbi request reprint (TA)n UGT 1A1 promoter polymorphism: a crucial factor in the pathophysiology of jaundice in G-6-PD deficient neonates
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem 91031, Israel
    Pediatr Res 61:727-31. 2007
    ..8 +/- 3.4 mg/dL, p = 0.02). In the steady state, similar rates of hemolysis, but increased PTB in the G-6-PD- deficient, (TA)7/(TA)7 homozygotes, imply that (TA)7/(TA)7, homozygosity is central to increased PTB...
  23. ncbi request reprint Hyperbilirubinemia among African American, glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase-deficient neonates
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, PO Box 3525, Jerusalem 91031, Israel
    Pediatrics 114:e213-9. 2004
    ..Although glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G-6-PD) deficiency is prevalent in African Americans, their risk of associated neonatal hyperbilirubinemia has not been prospectively studied...
  24. ncbi request reprint Bilirubin genetics for the nongeneticist: hereditary defects of neonatal bilirubin conjugation
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Faculty of Medicine of the Hebrew University, Jerusalem 91031, Israel
    Pediatrics 111:886-93. 2003
  25. ncbi request reprint Onset of jaundice in glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase-deficient neonates
    M Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Pediatrics 108:956-9. 2001
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Differing pathogenesis of perinatal bilirubinemia in glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase-deficient versus-normal neonates
    M Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Pediatr Res 50:532-7. 2001
    ..03). Both within and between the G-6-PD-deficient and control groups, our data demonstrate changing and differing contributions of hemolysis and UGT promoter polymorphism to bilirubinemia during the first 3 d of life...
  27. ncbi request reprint Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency: a potential source of severe neonatal hyperbilirubinaemia and kernicterus
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, and the Faculty of Medicine of the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    Semin Neonatol 7:121-8. 2002
    ..Migration patterns make G-6-PD deficiency a condition which may nowadays be encountered in virtually any corner of the globe and a high degree of physician awareness is essential...
  28. ncbi request reprint Predischarge bilirubin screening in glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase-deficient neonates
    M Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Pediatrics 105:533-7. 2000
    ..To assess the validity of predischarge serum bilirubin values in determining or predicting hyperbilirubinemia in glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G-6-PD)-deficient neonates, and to facilitate appropriate discharge planning...
  29. pmc Gilbert syndrome and glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency: a dose-dependent genetic interaction crucial to neonatal hyperbilirubinemia
    M Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem 91031, Israel
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 94:12128-32. 1997
    ..This gene interaction may serve as a paradigm of the interaction of benign genetic polymorphisms in the causation of disease...
  30. ncbi request reprint Imbalance between production and conjugation of bilirubin: a fundamental concept in the mechanism of neonatal jaundice
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel Faculty of Medicine of the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    Pediatrics 110:e47. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the roles of production and conjugation of bilirubin, individually and in combination, in the mechanism of neonatal jaundice...
  31. pmc Neonatal bilirubin production, reflected by carboxyhaemoglobin concentrations, in Down's syndrome
    M Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 81:F56-60. 1999
    ..To determine whether increased bilirubin production, reflected by blood carboxyhaemoglobin (COHb) values, is responsible for hyperbilirubinaemia in cases of Down's syndrome with no obvious cause for excessive jaundice...
  32. ncbi request reprint Hemolysis and bilirubin conjugation in association with UDP-glucuronosyltransferase 1A1 promoter polymorphism
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Clinical Genetics Service, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Faculty of Medicine of the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    Hepatology 35:905-11. 2002
    ..The increased hemolysis may contribute to the pathogenesis of increased STB values seen in Gilbert's syndrome, and exacerbate neonatal hyperbilirubinemia associated with the promoter polymorphism...
  33. pmc Effect of vitamin K1 on glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficient neonatal erythrocytes in vitro
    M Kaplan
    Department of Pediatrics, Shaare Zedek Medical Centre, Jerusalem, Israel
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 79:F218-20. 1998
    ..To determine whether vitamin K1, which is routinely administered to neonates, could act as an exogenous oxidising agent and be partly responsible for haemolysis in glucose-6-phosphat-dehydrogenase (G-6-PD)...
  34. ncbi request reprint Unconjugated and conjugated bilirubin pigments during perinatal development. V. Effect of phototherapy on serum conjugated bilirubin in hyperbilirubinemic neonates
    M Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Biol Neonate 73:155-60. 1998
    ..To determine the effect of phototherapy on serum conjugated bilirubin fractions, an index of bilirubin conjugation, in hyperbilirubinemic neonates...
  35. ncbi request reprint Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia in glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase-deficient heterozygotes
    M Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Pediatrics 104:68-74. 1999
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Favism by proxy in nursing glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase-deficient neonates
    M Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Perinatol 18:477-9. 1998
    ..The hemolytic triggers found in fava beans may have been absorbed by the mothers and excreted in their breast milk. Carboxyhemoglobin determination performed on one of the infants reflected ongoing hemolysis...
  37. ncbi request reprint Acute hemolysis and severe neonatal hyperbilirubinemia in glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase-deficient heterozygotes
    M Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, and the Faculty of Medicine of the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Pediatr 139:137-40. 2001
    ..Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase-deficient heterozygotes may be susceptible to the complications of this enzyme deficiency...
  38. pmc Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase activity in male premature and term neonates
    O Mesner
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa and The Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Science Institute, Israel
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 89:F555-7. 2004
    ..Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) activity is higher in term neonates than in adults. Some studies have suggested that activity may be even higher in preterm infants...
  39. pmc Urine polymerase chain reaction as a screening tool for the detection of congenital cytomegalovirus infection
    Y Schlesinger
    Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, affiliated with Hebrew University School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 88:F371-4. 2003
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Genetic interactions in the pathogenesis of neonatal hyperbilirubinemia: Gilbert's Syndrome and glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency
    M Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Faculty of Medicine, Hebrew University, Jerusalem 91031, Israel
    J Perinatol 21:S30-4; discussion S35-9. 2001
    ....
  41. doi request reprint Fatal kernicterus in a girl deficient in glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase: a paradigm of synergistic heterozygosity
    Shmuel Zangen
    Department of Neonatology, Barzilai Medical Center, Ashkelon, Israel
    J Pediatr 154:616-9. 2009
    ..No additional mutations of the UGT1A1 were detected. Seemingly innocuous, heterozygotic mutations may interact synergistically to result in serious and even fatal outcomes...
  42. ncbi request reprint Protective effect of bilirubin in ischemia-reperfusion injury in the rat intestine
    C Hammerman
    Department of Neonatology, Share Zedek Medical Center and the Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beersheva, Israel
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 35:344-9. 2002
    ..We therefore sought to investigate whether hyperbilirubinemia would be protective against IR injury to the intestine...
  43. ncbi request reprint Patent ductus arteriousus in the premature neonate: current concepts in pharmacological management
    C Hammerman
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Paediatr Drugs 1:81-92. 1999
    ..In summary, we will follow the course of this unique blood vessel as it is transformed over several hours from an organ absolutely vital to survival into programmed obsolescence...
  44. ncbi request reprint Germ warfare: probiotics in defense of the premature gut
    Cathy Hammerman
    Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beersheva, Israel
    Clin Perinatol 31:489-500. 2004
    ..Early probiotic supplementation in preterm infants is theoretically sound and associated with minimal risk. Clinical data remain preliminary but are supportive of a reduction in feeding intolerance and NEC in this high-risk group...
  45. ncbi request reprint Primum non nocere: prophylactic versus curative ibuprofen
    Cathy Hammerman
    Department of Neonatoloy, Shaare Zedek Medical Centre, Jerusalem, Israel 91031
    Lancet 364:1920-2. 2004
  46. doi request reprint Ibuprofen versus continuous indomethacin in premature neonates with patent ductus arteriosus: is the difference in the mode of administration?
    Cathy Hammerman
    Department of Neonatology, Faculty of Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem 91031 Israel
    Pediatr Res 64:291-7. 2008
    ..In conclusion, PDA treatment with either continuous indomethacin infusion or ibuprofen was equally devoid of adverse renal effects and/or peripheral vasoconstrictive effects...
  47. ncbi request reprint Comparative effects of two phototherapy delivery systems on cerebral blood flow velocity in term neonates
    Cathy Hammerman
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Biol Neonate 86:254-8. 2004
    ..Phototherapy is an effective and generally safe method of treating neonatal hyperbilirubinemia. However, there is some concern that it may affect cerebral blood flow velocity (CBFV) in newborns with fragile cerebral vasculature...
  48. ncbi request reprint Prophylactic ibuprofen in premature infants: a multicentre, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Cathy Hammerman
    Shaare Zedek Medical Centre, Jerusalem, Israel 91031
    J Pediatr 146:709-10. 2005
  49. pmc Safety of probiotics: comparison of two popular strains
    Cathy Hammerman
    Department of Neonatology, PO Box 3235, Shaare Zedek Medical Centre, Jerusalem, Israel 91031
    BMJ 333:1006-8. 2006
  50. ncbi request reprint Immature sucking patterns in infants of mothers with diabetes
    Ruben Bromiker
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, and the Faculty of Medicine of the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Pediatr 149:640-3. 2006
    ..To evaluate immaturity of sucking patterns of infants of mothers with diabetes...
  51. ncbi request reprint Probiotics and neonatal intestinal infection
    Cathy Hammerman
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 19:277-82. 2006
    ..Specifically, it examines the role of gut microbial colonization and its 'normalization' with probiotics vis a vis its contribution to intestinal bacterial invasion...
  52. doi request reprint N-terminal-pro-B-type natriuretic peptide in premature patent ductus arteriosus: a physiologic biomarker, but is it a clinical tool?
    Cathy Hammerman
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, POB 3235, 91031 Jerusalem, Israel
    Pediatr Cardiol 31:62-5. 2010
    ..In summary, in the study population, NT-proBNP was not sufficiently sensitive for accurate prediction of ductal therapeutic responsiveness...
  53. ncbi request reprint Comparison of sucking patterns at introduction of oral feeding and at term in Israeli and American preterm infants
    Ruben Bromiker
    Department of Neonatology, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Centers, Jerusalem, Israel
    Acta Paediatr 94:201-4. 2005
    ..It has been hypothesized that early initiation of oral feeding in premature infants may enhance the maturation of sucking patterns...
  54. ncbi request reprint Ischemia and reperfusion injury. The ultimate pathophysiologic paradox
    C Hammerman
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Clin Perinatol 25:757-77. 1998
    ..Unavoidably, the trip from the laboratory to the bedside must of necessity be an arduous and rigorous one...
  55. ncbi request reprint Oral probiotics prevent necrotizing enterocolitis in very low birth weight neonates
    Alona Bin-Nun
    Department of Neonatology and Laboratories, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, the Faculty of Medicine of the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Pediatr 147:192-6. 2005
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Comparative tolerability of pharmacological treatments for patent ductus arteriosus
    C Hammerman
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Drug Saf 24:537-51. 2001
    ..Most prominent of these is ibuprofen which some studies have shown to have less undesirable vasoconstrictive adverse effects. Studies which compare the use of ibuprofen to indomethacin are summarised...
  57. pmc Hemolysis and hyperbilirubinemia in antiglobulin positive, direct ABO blood group heterospecific neonates
    Michael Kaplan
    Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel Faculty of Medicine, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Pediatr 157:772-7. 2010
    ..We quantified hemolysis and determined the incidence of hyperbilirubinemia in neonates who were direct antiglobulin titer (DAT)-positive, ABO heterospecific, and compared variables among O-A and O-B subgroups...
  58. ncbi request reprint Severe hemolysis and hyperbilirubinemia due to perinatal napthalene exposure
    Michael Kaplan
    J Perinatol 25:359; author reply 360. 2005
  59. ncbi request reprint Hemolysis and hyperbilirubinemia in an African American neonate heterozygous for glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency
    Marguerite Herschel
    Department of Pediatrics, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Perinatol 22:577-9. 2002
    ..A diagnosis of G6PD deficiency should be considered in African American neonates, females as well as males, with unexplained hemolysis or hyperbilirubinemia...
  60. ncbi request reprint Onset of jaundice in G6PD deficient neonates
    Michael Kaplan
    Indian Pediatr 43:459-61; author reply 461. 2006
  61. ncbi request reprint Familial hyperbilirubinemia in ABO-incompatible neonates
    Michael Kaplan
    Pediatrics 112:1453-4; author reply 1453-4. 2003
  62. ncbi request reprint Prophylactic oral phenobarbital
    Michael Kaplan
    J Perinatol 25:617; author reply 618. 2005
  63. doi request reprint Management of jaundice and prevention of severe neonatal hyperbilirubinemia in infants >or=35 weeks gestation
    Vinod K Bhutani
    School of Medicine at Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Neonatology 94:63-7. 2008
    ..Translational research is needed to better understand the mechanisms of bilirubin neurotoxicity and potential therapeutic interventions...
  64. ncbi request reprint Somatic growth of preterm infants during skin-to-skin care versus traditional holding: a randomized, controlled trial
    Mario A Rojas
    Department of Pediatrics, Childre s Hospitak at Yale New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 24:163-8. 2003
    ..However, exposure to SSC was associated with greater head growth, even after controlling for head circumference at birth (p =.03). SSC may increase the likelihood of successful breastfeeding...
  65. ncbi request reprint Is there a causal link between maltreatment and adolescent pregnancy? A literature review
    Lynn Blinn-Pike
    Center on Adolescent Sexuality, Pregnancy and Parenting, University of Missouri Columbia, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 34:68-75. 2002
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of direct bilirubin in neonatal hyperbilirubinemia
    Michael Kaplan
    Indian J Pediatr 75:193; author reply 193-4. 2008
  67. ncbi request reprint Infants with bilirubin levels of 30 mg/dL or more
    Michael Kaplan
    Pediatrics 113:429-30; author reply 429-30. 2004
  68. doi request reprint Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia: don't let glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency off the hook
    Michael Kaplan
    Pediatrics 122:216-7; author reply 217-8. 2008