Andrew K Ewer
Affiliation: University of Birmingham
- Accuracy of pulse oximetry in screening for congenital heart disease in asymptomatic newborns: a systematic reviewShakila Thangaratinam
Academic Unit, Birmingham Women s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 92:F176-80. 2007..Logit pairs of sensitivity and specificity of each study were analysed in a single model, accounting for their correlation due to differences in threshold between studies...
- Pulse oximetry screening for congenital heart defects in newborn infants (PulseOx): a test accuracy studyAndrew K Ewer
University of Birmingham, School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Birmingham, UK
Lancet 378:785-94. 2011..We prospectively assessed the accuracy of pulse oximetry as a screening test for congenital heart defects...
- How to develop a business case to establish a neonatal pulse oximetry programme for screening of congenital heart defectsAndrew K Ewer
University of Birmingham, Honorary Consultant Neonatologist, Birmingham Women s Hospital, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TG UK
Early Hum Dev 88:915-9. 2012....
- Review of pulse oximetry screening for critical congenital heart defects in newborn infantsAndrew K Ewer
University of Birmingham and Birmingham Women s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
Curr Opin Cardiol 28:92-6. 2013..As a consequence, the majority of clinicians felt the case for routine pulse oximetry screening had not been proven...
- Prone and left lateral positioning reduce gastro-oesophageal reflux in preterm infantsA K Ewer
Neonatal Unit, Birmingham Women s Hospital, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TG
Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 81:F201-5. 1999..To examine the effect of body position on clinically significant gastro-oesophageal reflux (GOR) in preterm infants...
- The role of platelet activating factor in a neonatal piglet model of necrotising enterocolitisA K Ewer
Neonatal Unit, Birmingham Women s Hospital, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TG, UK
Gut 53:207-13. 2004..The aim of these studies was to develop a neonatal piglet model for NEC and to then use the model to investigate the role of platelet activating factor (PAF) in its pathogenesis...
- Excessive volume expansion and neonatal death in preterm infants born at 27-28 weeks gestationAndrew K Ewer
West Midlands Perinatal Institute, and Birmingham Women s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 17:180-6. 2003..Unless there is clear evidence of hypovolaemia, clinicians should exercise caution when prescribing volume expansion...
- Role of platelet-activating factor in the pathophysiology of necrotizing enterocolitisA K Ewer
Birmingham Women s Hospital and University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
Acta Paediatr Suppl 91:2-5. 2002..There is now a substantial body of evidence to indicate that endogenous inflammatory mediators, particularly platelet-activating factor (PAF), play a vital role in this final pathway...
- Is ethnicity a risk factor for severe retinopathy of prematurity?Anil K V Aralikatti
Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre, City Hospital, Dudley Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, UK
Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 95:F174-6. 2010..To assess the risk of severe retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) requiring treatment in different ethnic groups...
- The Birmingham Registry for Twin and Heritability Studies (BiRTHS)Ruth E Krone
Unit of Genetic Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
Twin Res Hum Genet 9:907-12. 2006..The prospective study design gives us the opportunity to obtain data on maternal nutrition (reflected by body mass index) and ante- and postnatal growth and development of twins...