E F Bell

Summary

Affiliation: University of Iowa
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Randomized trial of liberal versus restrictive guidelines for red blood cell transfusion in preterm infants
    Edward F Bell
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Pediatrics 115:1685-91. 2005
  2. pmc Serum tocopherol levels in very preterm infants after a single dose of vitamin E at birth
    Edward F Bell
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Dr, Iowa City, IA 52242
    Pediatrics 132:e1626-33. 2013
  3. 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
  4. pmc When to transfuse preterm babies
    E F Bell
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 93:F469-73. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Preventing necrotizing enterocolitis: what works and how safe?
    Edward F Bell
    Department of Pediatrics, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Dr, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Pediatrics 115:173-4. 2005
  6. 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
  7. doi request reprint The tiniest babies: a registry of survivors with birth weight less than 400 grams
    Edward F Bell
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Dr, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Pediatrics 127:58-61. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint A cost-benefit analysis of RSV prophylaxis in high-risk infants
    L M Schrand
    Department of Pharmaceutical Care, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 35:1186-93. 2001
  9. pmc Long-term outcome of brain structure in premature infants: effects of liberal vs restricted red blood cell transfusions
    Peg C Nopoulos
    University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:443-50. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Nasal high-frequency ventilation for premature infants
    Tarah T Colaizy
    Department of Pediatrics, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Acta Paediatr 97:1518-22. 2008

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Publications23

  1. pmc Randomized trial of liberal versus restrictive guidelines for red blood cell transfusion in preterm infants
    Edward F Bell
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Pediatrics 115:1685-91. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to determine if restrictive guidelines for red blood cell (RBC) transfusions for preterm infants can reduce the number of transfusions without adverse consequences...
  2. pmc Serum tocopherol levels in very preterm infants after a single dose of vitamin E at birth
    Edward F Bell
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Dr, Iowa City, IA 52242
    Pediatrics 132:e1626-33. 2013
    ..If so, this intervention could be tested as a means of reducing the risk of intracranial hemorrhage...
  3. 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...
  4. pmc When to transfuse preterm babies
    E F Bell
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 93:F469-73. 2008
    ..Until further guidance emerges, transfusion thresholds lower than those used in the two trials should not be used, as there is no evidence that lower thresholds are safe...
  5. ncbi request reprint Preventing necrotizing enterocolitis: what works and how safe?
    Edward F Bell
    Department of Pediatrics, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Dr, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Pediatrics 115:173-4. 2005
  6. 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
    ....
  7. doi request reprint The tiniest babies: a registry of survivors with birth weight less than 400 grams
    Edward F Bell
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Dr, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Pediatrics 127:58-61. 2011
    ..The purpose of this project was to collect information on surviving infants with birth weights of <400 g...
  8. ncbi request reprint A cost-benefit analysis of RSV prophylaxis in high-risk infants
    L M Schrand
    Department of Pharmaceutical Care, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 35:1186-93. 2001
    ..To determine the cost and benefit of using RSV-IG and palivizumab as prophylactic therapy against respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)-associated illness in high-risk infants...
  9. pmc Long-term outcome of brain structure in premature infants: effects of liberal vs restricted red blood cell transfusions
    Peg C Nopoulos
    University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:443-50. 2011
    ..To assess the long-term outcome of brain structure in preterm infants, at an average age of 12 years, who received a red blood cell transfusion for anemia of prematurity...
  10. doi request reprint Nasal high-frequency ventilation for premature infants
    Tarah T Colaizy
    Department of Pediatrics, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Acta Paediatr 97:1518-22. 2008
    ..To assess the use of nasal high-frequency ventilation (HFV) to provide noninvasive ventilatory support for very low birthweight (VLBW) infants...
  11. pmc A randomized clinical trial comparing immediate versus delayed clamping of the umbilical cord in preterm infants: short-term clinical and laboratory endpoints
    Ronald G Strauss
    Department of Pathology and Pediatrics, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Transfusion 48:658-65. 2008
    ..This study compared hematologic and clinical effects of delayed versus immediate cord clamping...
  12. ncbi request reprint Adaptive responses during anemia and its correction in lambs
    J A Widness
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, The University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 88:1397-406. 2000
    ..We speculate that plasma Epo and blood lactate concentrations may be useful measures of clinically significant anemia in infants and may indicate when an infant might benefit from a RBC transfusion...
  13. ncbi request reprint Unilateral vocal fold paralysis in premature infants after ligation of patent ductus arteriosus: vascular clip versus suture ligature
    William C Spanos
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 118:750-3. 2009
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  14. ncbi request reprint Addition of metolazone to overcome tolerance to furosemide in infants with bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    J L Segar
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Iowa, Iowa City
    J Pediatr 120:966-73. 1992
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  15. pmc Periventricular leukomalacia and prenatal methamphetamine exposure: a case report
    Cary R Murphy
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Am J Perinatol 24:123-6. 2007
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Changes in body water compartments with diuretic therapy in infants with chronic lung disease
    J L Segar
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    Early Hum Dev 48:99-107. 1997
    ..Only combined treatment with furosemide plus metolazone produced a significant increase in urine output, confirming the increased efficacy of combination therapy in inducing diuresis...
  17. pmc Acute physiological effects of packed red blood cell transfusion in preterm infants with different degrees of anaemia
    Laura K Fredrickson
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 96:F249-53. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the physiological effects of anaemia and compare the acute responses to transfusion in preterm infants who were transfused at higher or lower haematocrit thresholds...
  18. 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
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  19. 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...
  20. ncbi request reprint Transfusion thresholds for preterm infants: how low should we go?
    Edward F Bell
    J Pediatr 149:287-9. 2006
  21. ncbi request reprint Variability in the dose of intravenous vitamin E given to very low birth weight infants
    Luc P Brion
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine L P B, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, NY 10461 2373, USA
    J Perinatol 25:139-42. 2005
    ..This study was designed to assess the frequency of potentially inadequate or excessive doses of intravenous vitamin E in parenteral nutrition for VLBW infants in the US...
  22. ncbi request reprint What is the appropriate intravenous dose of vitamin E for very-low-birth-weight infants?
    Luc P Brion
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, NY 10461 2373, USA
    J Perinatol 24:205-7. 2004
    ..Based on currently available data the AAP and the American Society for Clinical Nutrition currently recommend a routine intake of 2 ml/kg/day of MVI Pediatric (2.8 IU/kg/day) in VLBW infants (maximum of 5 ml/day or 7 IU/day)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Noninitiation or withdrawal of intensive care for high-risk newborns
    Edward F Bell
    Pediatrics 119:401-3. 2007
    ....

Research Grants3

  1. NICHD Cooperative Multicenter Neonatal Research Network
    Edward Bell; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The applicant investigators and institution are firmly committed to the concept of multicenter clinical trials as the most powerful tool for evaluating new therapies, and we will fully subscribe to the Network's vision. ..