W E Benitz

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Learning to live with patency of the ductus arteriosus in preterm infants
    W E Benitz
    Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 750 Welch Road, Palo Alto, CA 94305, USA
    J Perinatol 31:S42-8. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Patent ductus arteriosus: to treat or not to treat?
    William E Benitz
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 750 Welch Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 97:F80-2. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Adjunct laboratory tests in the diagnosis of early-onset neonatal sepsis
    William E Benitz
    Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 750 Welch Road, Suite 315, Stanford, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Clin Perinatol 37:421-38. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Treatment of persistent patent ductus arteriosus in preterm infants: time to accept the null hypothesis?
    W E Benitz
    Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304 1510, USA
    J Perinatol 30:241-52. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Perinatal treatment to prevent early onset group B streptococcal sepsis
    William E Benitz
    Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 750 Welch Road, Suite 315, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Semin Neonatol 7:301-14. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial prevention of early-onset group B streptococcal sepsis: estimates of risk reduction based on a critical literature review
    W E Benitz
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Pediatrics 103:e78. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for early-onset group B streptococcal sepsis: estimation of odds ratios by critical literature review
    W E Benitz
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University, School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Pediatrics 103:e77. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Preventing early-onset group B streptococcal sepsis: strategy development using decision analysis
    W E Benitz
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Pediatrics 103:e76. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of rapid intrapartum screening methods for group B streptococcal vaginal colonization
    Natali Aziz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94025, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 18:225-9. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Utilization and outcomes of neonatal cardiac extracorporeal life support: 1996-2000
    Susan R Hintz
    Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 6:33-8. 2005

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Learning to live with patency of the ductus arteriosus in preterm infants
    W E Benitz
    Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 750 Welch Road, Palo Alto, CA 94305, USA
    J Perinatol 31:S42-8. 2011
    ..Better diagnostic tools allowing the identification of infants who might benefit from ductal closure, supplemented by data from clinical trials confirming realization of that potential, are urgently needed...
  2. doi request reprint Patent ductus arteriosus: to treat or not to treat?
    William E Benitz
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 750 Welch Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 97:F80-2. 2012
    ..Practitioners should tolerate ductal patency and learn to manage its causes and consequences rather than focusing on achievement of ductal closure...
  3. doi request reprint Adjunct laboratory tests in the diagnosis of early-onset neonatal sepsis
    William E Benitz
    Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 750 Welch Road, Suite 315, Stanford, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Clin Perinatol 37:421-38. 2010
    ..The best-established use of these laboratory tests is for retrospective determination that an infant was not infected, based on failure to mount an acute-phase response over the following 24 to 48 hours...
  4. doi request reprint Treatment of persistent patent ductus arteriosus in preterm infants: time to accept the null hypothesis?
    W E Benitz
    Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304 1510, USA
    J Perinatol 30:241-52. 2010
    ..A definitive trial, comparing current standard management with novel strategies not primarily intended to achieve ductal closure, may be necessary to resolve doubts regarding the quality or conduct of prior studies...
  5. ncbi request reprint Perinatal treatment to prevent early onset group B streptococcal sepsis
    William E Benitz
    Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 750 Welch Road, Suite 315, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Semin Neonatol 7:301-14. 2002
    ..Implementation of the 1996 consensus recommendations for perinatal antibiotic prophylaxis has produced a remarkable reduction in the rate of early-onset group B streptococcal sepsis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial prevention of early-onset group B streptococcal sepsis: estimates of risk reduction based on a critical literature review
    W E Benitz
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Pediatrics 103:e78. 1999
    ..To identify interventions that reduce the attack rate for early-onset group B streptococcal (GBS) sepsis in neonates...
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for early-onset group B streptococcal sepsis: estimation of odds ratios by critical literature review
    W E Benitz
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University, School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Pediatrics 103:e77. 1999
    ..To identify and to establish the prevalence of ORs factors associated with increased risk for early-onset group B streptococcal (EOGBS) infection in neonates. streptococcal (EOGBS) infection in neonates...
  8. ncbi request reprint Preventing early-onset group B streptococcal sepsis: strategy development using decision analysis
    W E Benitz
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Pediatrics 103:e76. 1999
    ..To evaluate recommended strategies for prevention of early-onset group B streptococcal infections (EOGBS) with reference to strategies optimized using decision analysis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of rapid intrapartum screening methods for group B streptococcal vaginal colonization
    Natali Aziz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94025, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 18:225-9. 2005
    ..To compare optical immunoassay (OIA) and rapid polymerase-chain reaction (PCR) with enrichment broth culture for intrapartum detection of vaginal group B streptococcal (GBS) colonization...
  10. ncbi request reprint Utilization and outcomes of neonatal cardiac extracorporeal life support: 1996-2000
    Susan R Hintz
    Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 6:33-8. 2005
    ..Among neonates born 1996-2000, our objects were to evaluate changes in utilization and outcome of cardiac extracorporeal life support and characterize correlates of survival...
  11. ncbi request reprint Perinatal screening for group B streptococci: cost-benefit analysis of rapid polymerase chain reaction
    Corinna A Haberland
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Pediatrics 110:471-80. 2002
    ..To evaluate the costs and benefits of a group B streptococci screening strategy using a new, rapid polymerase chain reaction test in a hypothetical cohort of expectant mothers in the United States...
  12. doi request reprint Combining hand techniques with electric pumping increases milk production in mothers of preterm infants
    J Morton
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94025, USA
    J Perinatol 29:757-64. 2009
    ..We observed additional milk could be expressed following pumping using hand techniques. We explored the effect on production of hand expression of colostrum and hands-on pumping (HOP) of mature milk...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of an evidence-based hand washing policy on hand washing rates and false-positive coagulase negative staphylococcus blood and cerebrospinal fluid culture rates in a level III NICU
    Paul J Sharek
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    J Perinatol 22:137-43. 2002
    ..To determine the effect of implementing an evidence-based hand washing policy on between-patient hand washing compliance and on blood and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) culture rates in a level III neonatal intensive care unit (NICU)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Retinopathy of prematurity and pulse oximetry: a national survey of recent practices
    Christina G Anderson
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Perinatol 24:164-8. 2004
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  15. ncbi request reprint Readmission for newborn jaundice: the value of the Coombs' test in predicting the need for phototherapy
    Ashima Madan
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5208, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 43:63-8. 2004
    ..Infants with 2 or more risk factors for jaundice irrespective of the results of the DAT are at an increased risk for needing readmission for phototherapy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Criteria supporting the study of drugs in the newborn
    Robert M Ward
    Department of Pediatrics and the Pediatric Pharmacology Program, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84108, USA
    Clin Ther 28:1385-98. 2006
    ..Only one fourth to one third of approved drugs have received adequate pediatric study to permit labeling for treatment of all appropriate pediatric populations...
  17. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in birth weight of term infants in a northern California population
    Ashima Madan
    El Camino Hospital, Mountain View, CA, USA
    J Perinatol 22:230-5. 2002
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  18. ncbi request reprint Re: Late-onset group B streptococcal infection in identical twins: insight to disease pathogenesis
    William E Benitz
    J Perinatol 22:685; author reply 686. 2002