D C David C Bellinger

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Future directions for neurobehavioral studies of environmental neurotoxicants
    D C Bellinger
    Neuroepidemiology Unit, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, MA 02115, USA
    Neurotoxicology 22:645-56. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint What is an adverse effect? A possible resolution of clinical and epidemiological perspectives on neurobehavioral toxicity
    D C David C Bellinger
    Children s Hospital Boston, Neuroepidemiology Unit, Harvard Medical School, Farley Basement Box 127, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115 USA
    Environ Res 95:394-405. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Neurodevelopmental status at eight years in children with dextro-transposition of the great arteries: the Boston Circulatory Arrest Trial
    David C Bellinger
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:1385-96. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Visual-spatial skills in children after open-heart surgery
    David C Bellinger
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 24:169-79. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Perspectives on incorporating human neurobehavioral end points in risk assessments
    David C Bellinger
    Children s Hospital, Farley Basement Box 127, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Risk Anal 23:163-74. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Ethical challenges in conducting pediatric environmental health research. Introduction
    David C Bellinger
    Neuroepidemiology Unit, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 24:443. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Perspectives on incorporating human neurobehavioral end points in risk assessments
    David C Bellinger
    Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Risk Anal 22:487-98. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of duration of deep hypothermic circulatory arrest in infant heart surgery on late neurodevelopment: the Boston Circulatory Arrest Trial
    David Wypij
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 02115, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:1397-403. 2003
  9. pmc Lead burden and psychiatric symptoms and the modifying influence of the delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase (ALAD) polymorphism: the VA Normative Aging Study
    Pradeep Rajan
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:1400-8. 2007
  10. doi request reprint The effect of hematocrit during hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass in infant heart surgery: results from the combined Boston hematocrit trials
    David Wypij
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:355-60. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Future directions for neurobehavioral studies of environmental neurotoxicants
    D C Bellinger
    Neuroepidemiology Unit, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, MA 02115, USA
    Neurotoxicology 22:645-56. 2001
    ..Efforts to define the nature of these contingencies might be more productive than continued efforts to identify behavioral phenotypes...
  2. ncbi request reprint What is an adverse effect? A possible resolution of clinical and epidemiological perspectives on neurobehavioral toxicity
    D C David C Bellinger
    Children s Hospital Boston, Neuroepidemiology Unit, Harvard Medical School, Farley Basement Box 127, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115 USA
    Environ Res 95:394-405. 2004
    ..The clinical and epidemiological perspectives are complementary rather than incompatible...
  3. ncbi request reprint Neurodevelopmental status at eight years in children with dextro-transposition of the great arteries: the Boston Circulatory Arrest Trial
    David C Bellinger
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:1385-96. 2003
    ..Our goal was to determine which of the two major methods of vital organ support used in infant cardiac surgery, total circulatory arrest and low-flow cardiopulmonary bypass, results in better neurodevelopmental outcomes at school age...
  4. ncbi request reprint Visual-spatial skills in children after open-heart surgery
    David C Bellinger
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 24:169-79. 2003
    ..In addition, these deficits do not seem to be clearly associated with the intraoperative methods or postoperative events evaluated...
  5. ncbi request reprint Perspectives on incorporating human neurobehavioral end points in risk assessments
    David C Bellinger
    Children s Hospital, Farley Basement Box 127, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Risk Anal 23:163-74. 2003
    ..Use of neurobehavioral test scores involves considerations that differ little from those that the risk assessor routinely addresses in using end points commonly used in research on other topics in environmental epidemiology...
  6. ncbi request reprint Ethical challenges in conducting pediatric environmental health research. Introduction
    David C Bellinger
    Neuroepidemiology Unit, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 24:443. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Perspectives on incorporating human neurobehavioral end points in risk assessments
    David C Bellinger
    Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Risk Anal 22:487-98. 2002
    ..Use of neurobehavioral test scores involves considerations that differ little from those that the risk assessor routinely addresses in using end points commonly used in research on other topics in environmental epidemiology...
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of duration of deep hypothermic circulatory arrest in infant heart surgery on late neurodevelopment: the Boston Circulatory Arrest Trial
    David Wypij
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 02115, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:1397-403. 2003
    ..Our goal was to determine the functional form of the association between duration of circulatory arrest and risk of neurodevelopmental dysfunction...
  9. pmc Lead burden and psychiatric symptoms and the modifying influence of the delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase (ALAD) polymorphism: the VA Normative Aging Study
    Pradeep Rajan
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:1400-8. 2007
    ..004). These results augment evidence of a deleterious association between lead and psychiatric symptoms...
  10. doi request reprint The effect of hematocrit during hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass in infant heart surgery: results from the combined Boston hematocrit trials
    David Wypij
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:355-60. 2008
    ..The form of the relationship between continuous hematocrit levels and outcomes requires further study...
  11. doi request reprint Randomized trial of hematocrit 25% versus 35% during hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass in infant heart surgery
    Jane W Newburger
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:347-54, 354.e1-4. 2008
    ..However, worse outcomes were concentrated in patients with hematocrit values of 20% or below, and the benefits of hematocrit values higher than 25% were uncertain...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prediction of IQ and achievement at age 8 years from neurodevelopmental status at age 1 year in children with D-transposition of the great arteries
    Ellen McGrath
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 114:e572-6. 2004
    ..Whether test scores of CHD patients in infancy are predictive of status at school age has not been evaluated, however...
  13. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of blood lead levels and neurobehavioral function in children living in Chennai, India
    David C Bellinger
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 11:138-43. 2005
    ..0+/-22.5, respectively. Behavior ratings were not associated with blood lead level. Lead exposure is a significant problem among Indian children, with many having blood lead levels associated with increased neurodevelopmental risk...
  14. pmc Neuropsychological function in children with blood lead levels <10 microg/dL
    Pamela J Surkan
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Landmark Building, 4th Floor, 401 Park Drive, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neurotoxicology 28:1170-7. 2007
    ..Overall, our analyses support prior research that children's blood levels <10 microg/dL are related to compromised cognition and highlight that these may especially be related to academic achievement...
  15. ncbi request reprint Children's cognitive health: the influence of environmental chemical exposures
    David C Bellinger
    Harvard Medical School, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 13:S140-4. 2007
    ..Effective medical/environmental treatments for the adverse effects associated with chemical exposures are largely unknown, rendering primary prevention of exposure the most effective strategy for protecting children...
  16. pmc Fish consumption, methylmercury and child neurodevelopment
    Emily Oken
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 20:178-83. 2008
    ..To summarize recent evidence regarding associations of early life exposure to mercury from maternal fish consumption during pregnancy, thimerosal in vaccines and dental amalgam with child neurodevelopment...
  17. ncbi request reprint A dose-effect analysis of children's exposure to dental amalgam and neuropsychological function: the New England Children's Amalgam Trial
    David C Bellinger
    Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 138:1210-6. 2007
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  18. pmc Maternal fish intake during pregnancy, blood mercury levels, and child cognition at age 3 years in a US cohort
    Emily Oken
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1171-81. 2008
    ..3, -0.9) for the WRAVMA. Fish consumption of < or =2 servings/week was not associated with a benefit. Dietary recommendations for pregnant women should incorporate the nutritional benefits as well as the risks of fish intake...
  19. pmc Relationship of intraoperative cerebral oxygen saturation to neurodevelopmental outcome and brain magnetic resonance imaging at 1 year of age in infants undergoing biventricular repair
    Barry D Kussman
    Department of Anesthesiology, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Circulation 122:245-54. 2010
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  20. doi request reprint Late neurodevelopmental effects of early exposures to chemical contaminants: reducing uncertainty in epidemiological studies
    David C Bellinger
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol 102:237-44. 2008
    ..In addition, a systems approach to understanding the associations among contaminant exposures, covariates and health outcomes is necessary...
  21. ncbi request reprint Are children with congenital cardiac malformations at increased risk of deficits in social cognition?
    David C Bellinger
    Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cardiol Young 18:3-9. 2008
    ..In ongoing evaluations of the children as adolescents, we are testing these hypotheses more systematically by administering several instruments specifically developed to assess "theory of mind" and alexithymia...
  22. pmc Neurological and behavioral consequences of childhood lead exposure
    David C Bellinger
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS Med 5:e115. 2008
  23. pmc Low-level environmental lead exposure in childhood and adult intellectual function: a follow-up study
    Maitreyi Mazumdar
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA, USA
    Environ Health 10:24. 2011
    ..Early life lead exposure might be a risk factor for neurocognitive impairment in adulthood...
  24. ncbi request reprint Update on the clinical management of childhood lead poisoning
    Alan D Woolf
    Harvard Medical School, 25 Shattuck Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 54:271-94, viii. 2007
    ..It includes current thinking on the clinical management and prevention of childhood lead poisoning...
  25. pmc Early postnatal blood manganese levels and children's neurodevelopment
    Birgit Claus Henn
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Epidemiology 21:433-9. 2010
    ..Previous studies have addressed the effects of prenatal exposure, but little is known about developmental effects of early postnatal exposure...
  26. pmc Maternal self-esteem, exposure to lead, and child neurodevelopment
    Pamela J Surkan
    Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Neurotoxicology 29:278-85. 2008
    ..Moreover, there was evidence that maternal self-esteem attenuated the negative effects of lead exposure, although the interaction fell short of conventional levels of statistical significance...
  27. doi request reprint Very low lead exposures and children's neurodevelopment
    David C Bellinger
    Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 20:172-7. 2008
    ..The review evaluates the basis for these calls...
  28. pmc Prenatal organochlorine exposure and behaviors associated with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in school-aged children
    Sharon K Sagiv
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:593-601. 2010
    ..76, 95% confidence interval: 1.06, 2.92) and a similar relation for p,p'-DDE. These results support an association between low-level prenatal organochlorine exposure and ADHD-like behaviors in childhood...
  29. pmc Subtle hemorrhagic brain injury is associated with neurodevelopmental impairment in infants with repaired congenital heart disease
    Janet S Soul
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 138:374-81. 2009
    ..We aimed to determine the incidence and type of brain injury in infants undergoing 2-ventricle repair in infancy and to determine risk factors associated with such injury...
  30. doi request reprint Interpreting epidemiologic studies of developmental neurotoxicity: conceptual and analytic issues
    David C Bellinger
    Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, Farley Basement Box 127, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 31:267-74. 2009
    ..A final issue discussed is the need to define standards for the conduct, analysis, and reporting of epidemiologic studies of neurotoxicity, similar to those developed for other fields...
  31. doi request reprint Behaviour at eight years in children with surgically corrected transposition: The Boston Circulatory Arrest Trial
    David C Bellinger
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cardiol Young 19:86-97. 2009
    ..Children with congenitally malformed hearts who underwent reparative surgery in infancy using a strategy of severe haemodilution and alpha stat are at increased risk of behavioural problems in middle childhood...
  32. pmc Interaction of the delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase polymorphism and lead burden on cognitive function: the VA normative aging study
    Pradeep Rajan
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:1053-61. 2008
    ..We evaluated the modifying influence of a delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase (ALAD) polymorphism on the relation between lead burden and cognition among older men...
  33. pmc Lead neurotoxicity and socioeconomic status: conceptual and analytical issues
    David C Bellinger
    Children s Hospital Boston, Farley Basement Box 127, Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, United States
    Neurotoxicology 29:828-32. 2008
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Neurodevelopmental outcomes after biventricular repair of congenital heart defects
    Joseph M Forbess
    Departments of Cardiovascular Surgery and Neuroepidemiology, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 123:631-9. 2002
    ..This study was undertaken to assess neurodevelopment of children after biventricular repair of congenital heart defects...
  35. ncbi request reprint Motor sequence learning and reading ability: is poor reading associated with sequencing deficits?
    Deborah P Waber
    Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Exp Child Psychol 84:338-54. 2003
    ..Explicit learning was predicted by cognitive ability, but not by reading or attention problems. Thus, we found no evidence that poor reading is preferentially associated with a domain general deficit in sequential learning...
  36. ncbi request reprint Length of stay after infant heart surgery is related to cognitive outcome at age 8 years
    Jane W Newburger
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pediatr 143:67-73. 2003
    ..To test the hypothesis that postoperative length of stay (LOS) after infant heart surgery might be an easily measured surrogate marker for various events that culminate in later adverse cognitive outcome...
  37. ncbi request reprint The influence of hemodilution on outcome after hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass: results of a randomized trial in infants
    Richard A Jonas
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:1765-74. 2003
    ..We hypothesized that cognitive impairment and hemodynamic instability after infant cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass might be exacerbated by hemodilution...
  38. ncbi request reprint Lead
    David C Bellinger
    Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1016-22. 2004
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Neurodevelopmental outcome after congenital heart surgery: results from an institutional registry
    Joseph M Forbess
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Circulation 106:I95-102. 2002
    ..This investigation is part of an institutional effort to examine the neurodevelopment of 5-year-old children following repair or palliation of CHD...
  40. ncbi request reprint Assessing environmental neurotoxicant exposures and child neurobehavior: confounded by confounding?
    David C Bellinger
    Department of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Epidemiology 15:383-4. 2004
  41. ncbi request reprint Neurobehavioral factors associated with referral for learning problems in a community sample: evidence for an adaptational model for learning disorders
    Deborah P Waber
    Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Learn Disabil 36:467-83. 2003
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary
    David C Bellinger
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:917. 2005
  43. ncbi request reprint A quantitative risk-benefit analysis of changes in population fish consumption
    Joshua T Cohen
    Harvard Center for Risk Analysis, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:325-34. 2005
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint A quantitative analysis of prenatal methyl mercury exposure and cognitive development
    Joshua T Cohen
    Harvard Center for Risk Analysis, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:353-65. 2005
    ..7 points. This paper identifies important sources of uncertainty influencing this estimate, concluding that the plausible range of values for this loss is 0 to 1.5 IQ points...
  45. ncbi request reprint Lead neurotoxicity in children: decomposing the variability in dose-effect relationships
    David C Bellinger
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Ind Med 50:720-8. 2007
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  46. ncbi request reprint Interpretation of small effect sizes in occupational and environmental neurotoxicology: individual versus population risk
    David C Bellinger
    Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Farley Basement Box 127, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neurotoxicology 28:245-51. 2007
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Neurologic outcome of choreoathetoid encephalopathy after cardiac surgery
    Adre J Du Plessis
    Department of Neurology, Fegan 11, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115 USA
    Pediatr Neurol 27:9-17. 2002
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Teratogen update: lead and pregnancy
    David C Bellinger
    Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, Farley Basement Box 127, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 73:409-20. 2005
    ..Subgroups of women who incurred substantial exposures to lead prior to pregnancy should be considered to be at increased risk...
  49. ncbi request reprint Influence of parental stress and social support on the behavioral adjustment of children with transposition of the great arteries
    Karen J Visconti
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 23:314-21. 2002
    ..Social support, however, did not moderate the relationship between stress and child behavior problems. Early detection of distressed families may assist in alleviating stress and reducing behavior problems...
  50. pmc Childhood lead poisoning: the torturous path from science to policy
    David C Bellinger
    Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Clin Invest 116:853-7. 2006
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  51. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological correlates of hair arsenic, manganese, and cadmium levels in school-age children residing near a hazardous waste site
    Robert O Wright
    Harvard School of Public Health, USA
    Neurotoxicology 27:210-6. 2006
    ..No other significant relationships were found. These results suggest the need to study further the neuropsychological correlates of developmental exposure to Mn and As, particularly as a mixture...
  52. ncbi request reprint A quantitative analysis of prenatal intake of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and cognitive development
    Joshua T Cohen
    Harvard Center for Risk Analysis, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:366-74. 2005
    ..Also, for seven of the eight studies reviewed, effects are extrapolated from formula supplementation to maternal dietary intake...
  53. ncbi request reprint Effect of prenatal diagnosis on outcomes in D-transposition of the great arteries
    Jodi M Bartlett
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 113:e335-40. 2004
    ..We explored the impact of prenatal diagnosis on perinatal and perioperative variables and on outcomes at 1 year of age...
  54. pmc Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and urinary metabolites of organophosphate pesticides
    Maryse F Bouchard
    Department of Environmental Health, School of Public Health, Harvard University, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e1270-7. 2010
    ..The goal was to examine the association between urinary concentrations of dialkyl phosphate metabolites of organophosphates and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children 8 to 15 years of age...
  55. doi request reprint Clinical research approaches to studying pediatric anesthetic neurotoxicity
    Mary Ellen McCann
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neurotoxicology 30:766-71. 2009
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  56. pmc Associations of maternal fish intake during pregnancy and breastfeeding duration with attainment of developmental milestones in early childhood: a study from the Danish National Birth Cohort
    Emily Oken
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:789-96. 2008
    ..Few studies have examined the overall effect of maternal fish intake during pregnancy on child development or examined whether the developmental benefits of maternal fish intake are greater in infants breastfed for a shorter duration...
  57. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative hyperglycemia during infant cardiac surgery is not associated with adverse neurodevelopmental outcomes at 1, 4, and 8 years
    Sarah de Ferranti
    Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesthesiology 100:1345-52. 2004
    ..It is unknown whether intraoperative hyperglycemia in infants is associated with worse neurodevelopmental outcomes after low-flow cardiopulmonary bypass (LF), deep hypothermic circulatory arrest (CA), or both...
  58. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological and renal effects of dental amalgam in children: a randomized clinical trial
    David C Bellinger
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital Boston, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA
    JAMA 295:1775-83. 2006
    ..No randomized trials have been published that address the concern that inhalation of mercury vapor released by amalgam dental restorations causes adverse health effects...
  59. pmc Dental amalgam restorations and children's neuropsychological function: the New England Children's Amalgam Trial
    David C Bellinger
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:440-6. 2007
    ..A concern persists that children's exposure to mercury vapor from dental amalgams produces neurotoxicity...