Michele C Walsh

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Affiliation: Case Western Reserve University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Benchmarking techniques to improve neonatal care: uses and abuses
    Michele C Walsh
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, USA
    Clin Perinatol 30:343-50, x. 2003
  2. pmc Two-year neurodevelopmental outcomes of ventilated preterm infants treated with inhaled nitric oxide
    Michele C Walsh
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Pediatr 156:556-61.e1. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Meconium stained fluid: approach to the mother and the baby
    Michele C Walsh
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Clin Perinatol 34:653-65, viii. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of a physiologic definition on bronchopulmonary dysplasia rates
    Michele C Walsh
    Rainbow Babies and Childrens Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, CASE Case Western Reserve University, 11100 Euclid Ave, Mailstop 6010, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Pediatrics 114:1305-11. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Extremely low birthweight neonates with protracted ventilation: mortality and 18-month neurodevelopmental outcomes
    Michele C Walsh
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Pediatr 146:798-804. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Oxygen delivery through nasal cannulae to preterm infants: can practice be improved?
    Michele Walsh
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 6010, USA
    Pediatrics 116:857-61. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Neurodevelopmental outcomes in the early CPAP and pulse oximetry trial
    Yvonne E Vaucher
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, California 92013, USA
    N Engl J Med 367:2495-504. 2012
  8. pmc Ten-year review of major birth defects in VLBW infants
    Ira Adams-Chapman
    Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, and Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatrics 132:49-61. 2013
  9. pmc Outcome of term infants using apgar scores at 10 minutes following hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy
    Abbot R Laptook
    Department of Pediatrics, Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1619-26. 2009
  10. pmc Outcomes of small for gestational age infants born at <27 weeks' gestation
    Lilia C De Jesus
    Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Pediatr 163:55-60.e1-3. 2013

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Publications65

  1. ncbi request reprint Benchmarking techniques to improve neonatal care: uses and abuses
    Michele C Walsh
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, USA
    Clin Perinatol 30:343-50, x. 2003
    ..The technique of benchmarking is one tool that can accelerate improvements. This article describes the uses of benchmarking and steps in implementation...
  2. pmc Two-year neurodevelopmental outcomes of ventilated preterm infants treated with inhaled nitric oxide
    Michele C Walsh
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Pediatr 156:556-61.e1. 2010
    ..Because some preventative BPD treatments are associated with neurodevelopmental impairment, we designed a follow-up study to assess the safety of nitric oxide...
  3. ncbi request reprint Meconium stained fluid: approach to the mother and the baby
    Michele C Walsh
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Clin Perinatol 34:653-65, viii. 2007
    ..Optimal care for an infant born through MSAF involves cooperation between the obstetrician and pediatrician, each with separate but imperative roles...
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of a physiologic definition on bronchopulmonary dysplasia rates
    Michele C Walsh
    Rainbow Babies and Childrens Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, CASE Case Western Reserve University, 11100 Euclid Ave, Mailstop 6010, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Pediatrics 114:1305-11. 2004
    ..Safety (apnea, bradycardia, increased oxygen use) and outcomes of the physiologic definition versus the clinical definition were assessed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Extremely low birthweight neonates with protracted ventilation: mortality and 18-month neurodevelopmental outcomes
    Michele C Walsh
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Pediatr 146:798-804. 2005
    ..To compare duration of ventilation to mortality and adverse neurodevelopmental outcomes among extremely low birth weight (ELBW; 501-1000 g) infants...
  6. ncbi request reprint Oxygen delivery through nasal cannulae to preterm infants: can practice be improved?
    Michele Walsh
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 6010, USA
    Pediatrics 116:857-61. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that some infants treated with oxygen through nasal cannulae were receiving oxygen levels equivalent to those of room air...
  7. doi request reprint Neurodevelopmental outcomes in the early CPAP and pulse oximetry trial
    Yvonne E Vaucher
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, California 92013, USA
    N Engl J Med 367:2495-504. 2012
    ..A lower (vs. higher) target range of oxygen saturation was associated with a lower rate of severe retinopathy but higher mortality. We now report longer-term results from our prespecified hypotheses...
  8. pmc Ten-year review of major birth defects in VLBW infants
    Ira Adams-Chapman
    Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, and Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatrics 132:49-61. 2013
    ....
  9. pmc Outcome of term infants using apgar scores at 10 minutes following hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy
    Abbot R Laptook
    Department of Pediatrics, Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1619-26. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether Apgar scores at 10 minutes are associated with death or disability in early childhood after perinatal hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy...
  10. pmc Outcomes of small for gestational age infants born at <27 weeks' gestation
    Lilia C De Jesus
    Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Pediatr 163:55-60.e1-3. 2013
    ..To determine whether small for gestational age (SGA) infants born at <27 weeks gestational age (GA) are at increased risk for mortality, morbidity, and growth and neurodevelopmental impairment at 18-22 months corrected age...
  11. pmc Outcome trajectories in extremely preterm infants
    Namasivayam Ambalavanan
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35249, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e115-25. 2012
    ..Our objective was to develop serial predictions of outcome by using prognostic factors available over the course of NICU hospitalization...
  12. pmc Association of antenatal corticosteroids with mortality and neurodevelopmental outcomes among infants born at 22 to 25 weeks' gestation
    Waldemar A Carlo
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alabama, 9380 Women and Infants Center, 1700 Sixth Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35249, USA
    JAMA 306:2348-58. 2011
    ..However, many infants born before 24 weeks' gestation are provided intensive care...
  13. pmc Predicting time to hospital discharge for extremely preterm infants
    Susan R Hintz
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Stanford University School of Medicine and Lucile Packard Children s Hospital, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e146-54. 2010
    ..Accurate models for predicting time to hospital discharge could aid in resource planning, family counseling, and stimulate quality-improvement initiatives...
  14. pmc Accounting for multiple births in neonatal and perinatal trials: systematic review and case study
    Anna Maria Hibbs
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University and Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Suite 3100, Cleveland, OH 44106
    J Pediatr 156:202-8. 2010
    ..To determine the prevalence in the neonatal literature of statistical approaches accounting for the unique clustering patterns of multiple births and to explore the sensitivity of an actual trial to several analytic approaches to multiples...
  15. pmc Late-onset sepsis in very low birth weight infants from singleton and multiple-gestation births
    Nansi S Boghossian
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Pediatr 162:1120-4, 1124.e1. 2013
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  16. pmc Outcome of extremely preterm infants (<1,000 g) with congenital heart defects from the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Neonatal Research Network
    Athina Pappas
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Michigan and Hutzel Women s Hospital, Wayne State University, 3901 Beaubien, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 33:1415-26. 2012
    ..38 %, p = 0.004). Risk of death or NDI was greater for ELBW infants with CHD, although 20 % of infants survived without NDI...
  17. pmc Outcomes of extremely low birth weight infants with bronchopulmonary dysplasia: impact of the physiologic definition
    Girija Natarajan
    Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    Early Hum Dev 88:509-15. 2012
    ..We compared neurodevelopmental outcomes of extremely low birth weight (ELBW) infants with and without bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD), using the physiologic definition...
  18. pmc Evolution of encephalopathy during whole body hypothermia for neonatal hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy
    Seetha Shankaran
    Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Pediatr 160:567-572.e3. 2012
    ..To examine the predictive ability of stage of hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) for death or moderate/severe disability at 18 months among neonates undergoing hypothermia...
  19. pmc Antenatal consent in the SUPPORT trial: challenges, costs, and representative enrollment
    Wade D Rich
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, California, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e215-21. 2010
    ....
  20. pmc Use of antihypotensive therapies in extremely preterm infants
    Beau Batton
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1865-73. 2013
    ..To investigate the relationships among blood pressure (BP) values, antihypotensive therapies, and in-hospital outcomes to identify a BP threshold below which antihypotensive therapies may be beneficial...
  21. pmc Individual and center-level factors affecting mortality among extremely low birth weight infants
    Brandon W Alleman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Pediatrics 132:e175-84. 2013
    ..To examine factors affecting center differences in mortality for extremely low birth weight (ELBW) infants...
  22. pmc Methicillin-resistant and susceptible Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia and meningitis in preterm infants
    Andi L Shane
    Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Pediatrics 129:e914-22. 2012
    ..Data are limited on the impact of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) on morbidity and mortality among very low birth weight (VLBW) infants with S aureus (SA) bacteremia and/or meningitis (B/M)...
  23. pmc Approach to infants born at 22 to 24 weeks' gestation: relationship to outcomes of more-mature infants
    P Brian Smith
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    Pediatrics 129:e1508-16. 2012
    ..We sought to determine if a center's approach to care of premature infants at the youngest gestational ages (22-24 weeks' gestation) is associated with clinical outcomes among infants of older gestational ages (25-27 weeks' gestation)...
  24. pmc Early nutrition mediates the influence of severity of illness on extremely LBW infants
    Richard A Ehrenkranz
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Pediatr Res 69:522-9. 2011
    ....
  25. pmc Impact of timing of birth and resident duty-hour restrictions on outcomes for small preterm infants
    Edward F Bell
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Pediatrics 126:222-31. 2010
    ....
  26. pmc Prediction of bronchopulmonary dysplasia by postnatal age in extremely premature infants
    Matthew M Laughon
    Department of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7596, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183:1715-22. 2011
    ....
  27. pmc Community supports after surviving extremely low-birth-weight, extremely preterm birth: special outpatient services in early childhood
    Susan R Hintz
    Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:748-55. 2008
    ..To determine special outpatient services (SOS) use, need, associated factors, and neurodevelopmental and functional outcomes among extremely preterm infants at 18 to 22 months' corrected age...
  28. pmc Risk factors for post-neonatal intensive care unit discharge mortality among extremely low birth weight infants
    Lilia C De Jesus
    Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Pediatr 161:70-4.e1-2. 2012
    ..The study goal was to evaluate maternal and neonatal risk factors associated with post-neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) discharge mortality among extremely low birth weight (ELBW) infants...
  29. pmc Impact of postnatal corticosteroid use on neurodevelopment at 18 to 22 months' adjusted age: effects of dose, timing, and risk of bronchopulmonary dysplasia in extremely low birth weight infants
    Deanne Wilson-Costello
    Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, Division of Neonatology, 11100 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Pediatrics 123:e430-7. 2009
    ....
  30. pmc Early-childhood neurodevelopmental outcomes are not improving for infants born at <25 weeks' gestational age
    Susan R Hintz
    Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, 750 Welch Rd, Suite 315, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Pediatrics 127:62-70. 2011
    ..We compared neurodevelopmental outcomes at 18 to 22 months' corrected age of infants born with extremely low birth weight at an estimated gestational age of <25 weeks during 2 periods: 1999-2001 (epoch 1) and 2002-2004 (epoch 2)...
  31. pmc One-year respiratory outcomes of preterm infants enrolled in the Nitric Oxide (to prevent) Chronic Lung Disease trial
    Anna Maria Hibbs
    Department of Pediatrics, Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 6010, USA
    J Pediatr 153:525-9. 2008
    ..To identify whether inhaled nitric oxide treatment decreased indicators of long-term pulmonary morbidities after discharge from the neonatal intensive care unit...
  32. pmc Synchronized nasal intermittent positive-pressure ventilation and neonatal outcomes
    Vineet Bhandari
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    Pediatrics 124:517-26. 2009
    ..Limited information is available on the outcomes of infants managed with SNIPPV...
  33. pmc Outcomes of safety and effectiveness in a multicenter randomized, controlled trial of whole-body hypothermia for neonatal hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy
    Seetha Shankaran
    Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e791-8. 2008
    ..Whole-body hypothermia reduced the frequency of death or moderate/severe disabilities in neonates with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy in a randomized, controlled multicenter trial...
  34. pmc Population pharmacokinetics of piperacillin using scavenged samples from preterm infants
    Michael Cohen-Wolkowiez
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    Ther Drug Monit 34:312-9. 2012
    ..We evaluated the population pharmacokinetics (PK) of piperacillin using targeted sparse sampling and scavenged samples obtained from preterm infants ≤ 32 weeks of gestational age at birth and <120 postnatal days...
  35. pmc Empiric antifungal therapy and outcomes in extremely low birth weight infants with invasive candidiasis
    Rachel G Greenberg
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    J Pediatr 161:264-9.e2. 2012
    ..To assess the impact of empiric antifungal therapy for invasive candidiasis on subsequent outcomes in premature infants...
  36. pmc Cytokines associated with bronchopulmonary dysplasia or death in extremely low birth weight infants
    Namasivayam Ambalavanan
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35249, USA
    Pediatrics 123:1132-41. 2009
    ..The goal was to develop multivariate logistic regression models for the outcome of bronchopulmonary dysplasia and/or death at postmenstrual age of 36 weeks by using clinical and cytokine data from the first 28 days...
  37. ncbi request reprint Validation of the National Institutes of Health consensus definition of bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    Richard A Ehrenkranz
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Pediatrics 116:1353-60. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the predictive validity of the severity-based, consensus definition of BPD...
  38. pmc Early onset neonatal sepsis: the burden of group B Streptococcal and E. coli disease continues
    Barbara J Stoll
    Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, and Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, 2015 Uppergate Drive, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatrics 127:817-26. 2011
    ..Guidelines for prevention of group B streptococcal (GBS) infection have successfully reduced early onset (EO) GBS disease. Study results suggest that Escherichia coli is an important EO pathogen...
  39. pmc Hypocarbia and adverse outcome in neonatal hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy
    Athina Pappas
    Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Pediatr 158:752-758.e1. 2011
    ..To evaluate the association between early hypocarbia and 18- to 22-month outcome among neonates with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy...
  40. pmc Neurodevelopmental outcomes of extremely low-gestational-age neonates with low-grade periventricular-intraventricular hemorrhage
    Allison H Payne
    Departments of Pediatrics, Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, Case Western ReserveUniversity, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    JAMA Pediatr 167:451-9. 2013
    ..In a contemporary multicenter cohort, we evaluated the impact of such hemorrhages on early (18-22 month) neurodevelopmental outcomes of extremely premature infants...
  41. pmc Feasibility study of early blood pressure management in extremely preterm infants
    Beau J Batton
    Department of Pediatrics, Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Pediatr 161:65-9.e1. 2012
    ..To assess the feasibility of a randomized placebo controlled trial (RCT) of blood pressure (BP) management for extremely preterm infants...
  42. pmc Outcomes following candiduria in extremely low birth weight infants
    James L Wynn
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 54:331-9. 2012
    ..Candidiasis carries a significant risk of death or neurodevelopmental impairment (NDI) in extremely low birth weight infants (ELBW; <1000 g). We sought to determine the impact of candiduria in ELBW preterm infants...
  43. pmc Bloodstream infections in very low birth weight infants with intestinal failure
    Conrad R Cole
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Pediatr 160:54-9.e2. 2012
    ..To examine pathogens and other characteristics associated with late-onset bloodstream infections (BSIs) in infants with intestinal failure (IF) as a consequence of necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC)...
  44. ncbi request reprint Controversies in the treatment of meconium aspiration syndrome
    Steven L Gelfand
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 6010, USA
    Clin Perinatol 31:445-52. 2004
    ..Surfactant lavage or replacement may be beneficial. When hypoxic respiratory failure progresses, iNO may improve oxygenation and avoid ECMO...
  45. pmc Neonatal outcomes of extremely preterm infants from the NICHD Neonatal Research Network
    Barbara J Stoll
    Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine and Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, 2015 Uppergate Dr, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Pediatrics 126:443-56. 2010
    ....
  46. pmc Survival and morbidity outcomes for very low birth weight infants with Down syndrome
    Nansi S Boghossian
    University of Iowa Health Care, Department of Pediatrics, 200 Hawkins Dr, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Pediatrics 126:1132-40. 2010
    ....
  47. pmc Maternal age, multiple birth, and extremely low birth weight infants
    Betty R Vohr
    Department of Pediatrics, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    J Pediatr 154:498-503.e2. 2009
    ..To compare the rates of adverse neurodevelopmental outcome or death at 18 to 22 months among extremely low birth weight (ELBW) infants born to mothers >or=4 0 years to the corresponding rates among infants of younger mothers...
  48. pmc Neonatal candidiasis: epidemiology, risk factors, and clinical judgment
    Daniel K Benjamin
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University, Duke Clinical Research Institute, 2400 Pratt St, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e865-73. 2010
    ..We quantified risk factors that predict infection in premature infants at high risk and compared clinical judgment with a prediction model of invasive candidiasis...
  49. pmc Perinatal systemic inflammatory response syndrome and retinopathy of prematurity
    Beena G Sood
    Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Pediatr Res 67:394-400. 2010
    ..We conclude that perinatal inflammation may be involved in the pathogenesis of ROP...
  50. pmc T cell cytokines and the risk of blood stream infection in extremely low birth weight infants
    Robert L Schelonka
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Cytokine 53:249-55. 2011
    ..Altered maturation of regulatory and inflammatory cytokines may increase the risk of serious infection in this population...
  51. pmc Population pharmacokinetics of metronidazole evaluated using scavenged samples from preterm infants
    Michael Cohen-Wolkowiez
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 56:1828-37. 2012
    ..Minimal-risk methods such as scavenged PK sampling provided meaningful information related to development of metronidazole PK models and dosing recommendations...
  52. ncbi request reprint The NICHD neonatal research network: changes in practice and outcomes during the first 15 years
    Avroy A Fanaroff
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Semin Perinatol 27:281-7. 2003
    ..Advances in perinatal care within NICHD Network centers have resulted in marked improvements in survival. Further advances are required to increase survival free of neonatal morbidity or neurodevelopmental impairment...
  53. pmc Elevated temperature after hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy: risk factor for adverse outcomes
    Abbot Laptook
    Department of Pediatrics, Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, 101 Dudley St, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Pediatrics 122:491-9. 2008
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Summary proceedings from the bronchopulmonary dysplasia group
    Michele C Walsh
    Division of Neonatology, Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, 11100 Euclid Ave, Mailstop 6010, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 6010, USA
    Pediatrics 117:S52-6. 2006
    ..Finally, we discuss trial-design issues that are common to all neonatal studies...
  55. ncbi request reprint Predicting outcomes of neonates diagnosed with hypoxemic-ischemic encephalopathy
    Namasivayam Ambalavanan
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35249, USA
    Pediatrics 118:2084-93. 2006
    ..The goals were to identify predictor variables and to develop scoring systems and classification trees to predict death/disability or death in infants with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy...
  56. pmc Effects of delayed cord clamping in very-low-birth-weight infants
    W Oh
    Department of Pediatrics, Women and Infants Hospital, 101 Dudley Street, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    J Perinatol 31:S68-71. 2011
    ..Delayed cord clamping (DCC) may be beneficial in very-preterm and very-low-birth-weight infants...
  57. ncbi request reprint Safety, reliability, and validity of a physiologic definition of bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    Michele C Walsh
    Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, Case Western Reserve University, Mailstop 6010, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Perinatol 23:451-6. 2003
    ..Thus, we wished to define BPD by a standardized oxygen saturation monitoring at 36 weeks corrected age, and compare this physiologic definition with the standard clinical definition of BPD based solely on oxygen administration...
  58. ncbi request reprint Total parenteral nutrition-associated hyperglycemia correlates with prolonged mechanical ventilation and hospital stay in septic infants
    Diya I Alaedeen
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 41:239-44; discussion 239-44. 2006
    ..We studied the effects of total parenteral nutrition (TPN)-associated hyperglycemia on the clinical outcome in premature septic infants in the neonatal intensive care unit...
  59. ncbi request reprint Meconium stained fluid: approach to the mother and the baby
    Steven L Gelfand
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 51:655-67, ix. 2004
    ..As always, effective communication and advanced preparation and anticipation of potential problems form the cornerstone of this partnership. Together the health of infants may be improved...
  60. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcomes: what should the focus be?
    Judy L Aschner
    Department of Pediatrics and The Vanderbilt Kennedy Center, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 9544, USA
    Clin Perinatol 34:205-17, ix. 2007
    ..Future trials must be designed and powered to address the potential for harm as well as the prospect of benefit...
  61. ncbi request reprint Pre- and postnatal factors in chronic lung disease: implications for management
    Richard J Martin
    Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicinem 44106 6010, USA
    Paediatr Respir Rev 5:S235-40. 2004
  62. ncbi request reprint Inhaled nitric oxide in preterm infants undergoing mechanical ventilation
    Roberta A Ballard
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:343-53. 2006
    ..In animal models, inhaled nitric oxide improves both gas exchange and lung structural development, but the use of this therapy in infants at risk for bronchopulmonary dysplasia is controversial...
  63. ncbi request reprint Inhaled nitric oxide for preterm infants--who benefits?
    Richard J Martin
    N Engl J Med 353:82-4. 2005
  64. ncbi request reprint Reevaluating neonatal resuscitation with 100% oxygen
    Richard J Martin
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 172:1360-1. 2005
  65. ncbi request reprint Changes in the use of postnatal steroids for bronchopulmonary dysplasia in 3 large neonatal networks
    Michele C Walsh
    Neonatal Research Network, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e1328-35. 2006
    ..In early 2002, a joint statement of the American Academy of Pediatrics and Canadian Paediatric Society called for limitation in the use of postnatal corticosteroids. The impact of this statement is not known...

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