Nancy S Green
Affiliation: March of Dimes
- Folic acid supplementation and prevention of birth defectsNancy S Green
March of Dimes, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
J Nutr 132:2356S-2360S. 2002..6 per 1000 pregnancies and prevent disease in approximately 2000 babies per year in the U.S. Four thousand micrograms of folic acid per day is recommended for women with previous pregnancies affected by NTD...
- Newborn screening: complexities in universal genetic testingNancy S Green
March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation, White Plains, NY, USA
Am J Public Health 96:1955-9. 2006..We describe and analyze these challenges through consideration of 3 disorders: phenylketonuria, medium-chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency, and cystic fibrosis...
- Research agenda for preterm birth: recommendations from the March of DimesNancy S Green
March of Dimes, White Plains, NY, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:626-35. 2005..Analogous to other common, complex disorders, progress in prevention will require incorporating multipronged risk reduction strategies that are based on sound scientific discovery, as well as on effective translation into clinical care...
- Neonatal screening by DNA microarray: spots and chipsNancy S Green
March of Dimes Birth Defect Foundation, 1275 Mamaroneck Avenue, White Plains, New York, 10605, USA
Nat Rev Genet 6:147-51. 2005..Determining the optimal technology for NBS will require that technical, public health and ethical considerations are made for the collection and extent of analysis of paediatric genomic data, for privacy and for parental consent...
- Risks of birth defects and other adverse outcomes associated with assisted reproductive technologyNancy S Green
March of Dimes Birth Defect Foundation, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
Pediatrics 114:256-9. 2004
- Increased risk of adverse neurological development for late preterm infantsJoann R Petrini
Perinatal Data Center, March of Dimes National Office, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
J Pediatr 154:169-76. 2009..To assess the risks of moderate prematurity for cerebral palsy (CP), developmental delay/mental retardation (DD/MR), and seizure disorders in early childhood...
- Cost of hospitalization for preterm and low birth weight infants in the United StatesRebecca B Russell
March of Dimes, 1275 Mamaroneck Ave, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
Pediatrics 120:e1-9. 2007..The objective of this study was to estimate national hospital costs for infant admissions that are associated with preterm birth/low birth weight...
- Changes in the gestational age distribution among U.S. singleton births: impact on rates of late preterm birth, 1992 to 2002Michael J Davidoff
National Office, March of Dimes, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
Semin Perinatol 30:8-15. 2006..These observations, in addition to emerging evidence of increased morbidity, suggest the need for investigation of optimal obstetric and neonatal management of these late preterm infants...
- Critical role of the March of Dimes in the expansion of newborn screeningJennifer L Howse
March of Dimes, 1275 Mamaroneck Avenue, White Plains, New York 10607, USA
Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev 12:280-7. 2006....
- Estimated effect of 17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate on preterm birth in the United StatesJoann R Petrini
National Office, March of Dimes, 1275 Mamaroneck Avenue, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
Obstet Gynecol 105:267-72. 2005..The current study estimated both preterm birth recurrence and the potential reduction in the national preterm birth rate...
- Current and future directions of research into prematurity: report of the symposium on prematurity held on 21-22 November 2005Richard P Leavitt
March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation, White Plains, New York 10605, USA
Pediatr Res 60:777-80. 2006
- Attitudes about genetics in underserved, culturally diverse populationsDiana S Catz
Clinical Directors Network, Inc, New York, NY 10605, USA
Community Genet 8:161-72. 2005..What information is understood and what attitudes exist towards genetics and genetic research have not been well examined in underserved, culturally diverse communities...
- Newborn screening for treatable genetic conditions: past, present and futureSusan Hiraki
Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168 Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 37:11-21. 2010..The need and desire for prenatal education about newborn screening has been demonstrated, and obstetricians are in the prime position to satisfy this vital role...
- Sickle cell disease incidence among newborns in New York State by maternal race/ethnicity and nativityYing Wang
The Congenital Malformations Registry, Bureau of Environmental and Occupational Epidemiology, Center for Environmental Health, New York State Department of Health, Albany, New York, USA
Genet Med 15:222-8. 2013..This study determined sickle cell disease incidence among New York State newborns stratified by maternal race/ethnicity and nativity...
- Incomplete follow-up of hemoglobinopathy carriers identified by newborn screening despite reporting in electronic medical recordsMara Burney
School of Nursing, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 103:852-6. 2011..Has the recent availability of newborn hemoglobinopathy screening results within patient electronic medical records (EMR) of birth hospitals facilitated follow-up by primary care pediatric providers?..
- Committee Report: advancing the current recommended panel of conditions for newborn screeningNancy S Green
Department of Pediatrics, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
Genet Med 9:792-6. 2007..Committee review will adhere to the fundamental principles of being transparent, broadly accessible, evidence-based and consistent across the process for all of the proposed conditions across the process...
- Pilot programs in newborn screeningKenneth Pass
Wadsworth Center, NYS Department of Health, Albany, New York 12201 0509, USA
Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev 12:293-300. 2006....
- Ensuring the safe and effective use of medications during pregnancy: planning and prevention through preconception careJanet D Cragan
National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MS E 86, 1600 Clifton Road, N E, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Matern Child Health J 10:S129-35. 2006
- Neuroblastoma screening in early lifeNancy S Green
N Engl J Med 347:852-4; author reply 852-4. 2002
- Congratulations! But don't forget to evaluateJennifer L Howse
Pediatrics 110:848; author reply 848. 2002
- Neonatal screening for inborn errors of metabolismGeorge Cunningham
Lancet 365:2175-6. 2005
- Public perceptions about prematurity: a national surveyHolly A Massett
Health and Social Marketing, Porter Novelli, Washington, DC, USA
Am J Prev Med 24:120-7. 2003..Preliminary evidence suggests that the general public may have a lack of knowledge and misconceptions about preterm birth...
- Newborn screening can readily become part of prenatal careSiobhan Dolan
Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:2180-1; author reply 2181-2. 2004
- Implementation of newborn screening for cystic fibrosis varies widely between statesNancy S Green
Pediatrics 114:515-6. 2004
- March of Dimes prematurity campaign: a call to actionBruce Allen
J Natl Med Assoc 96:686-8. 2004