V J Flaherman

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Development of the breast milk expression experience measure
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0503, USA
    Matern Child Nutr 9:425-30. 2013
  2. pmc Effect of early limited formula on duration and exclusivity of breastfeeding in at-risk infants: an RCT
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0503, USA
    Pediatrics 131:1059-65. 2013
  3. doi request reprint "Breastfeeding" by feeding expressed mother's milk
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0503, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 60:227-46. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Maternal experience of interactions with providers among mothers with milk supply concern
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0503, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 51:778-84. 2012
  5. pmc Frequency, duration and predictors of bronchiolitis episodes of care among infants ≥32 weeks gestation in a large integrated healthcare system: a retrospective cohort study
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, 3333 California St, Box 0503, San Francisco, CA 94143 0503, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:144. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Total serum bilirubin exceeding exchange transfusion thresholds in the setting of universal screening
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Pediatr 160:796-800.e1. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Randomised trial comparing hand expression with breast pumping for mothers of term newborns feeding poorly
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 97:F18-23. 2012
  8. pmc Breastfeeding rates differ significantly by method used: a cause for concern for public health measurement
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco, 94143 0503, USA
    Breastfeed Med 6:31-5. 2011
  9. pmc First-day newborn weight loss predicts in-hospital weight nadir for breastfeeding infants
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0503, USA
    Breastfeed Med 5:165-8. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Predicting significant hyperbilirubinaemia using birth weight
    V J Flaherman
    Division of General Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 93:F307-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Development of the breast milk expression experience measure
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0503, USA
    Matern Child Nutr 9:425-30. 2013
    ..012). The BMEE is a promising measure of milk expression experience in this population. Use of this measure may allow improved understanding of women's experiences expressing milk...
  2. pmc Effect of early limited formula on duration and exclusivity of breastfeeding in at-risk infants: an RCT
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0503, USA
    Pediatrics 131:1059-65. 2013
    ..The objective of the study was to determine if small formula volumes before the onset of mature milk production might reduce formula use at 1 week and improve breastfeeding at 3 months for newborns at risk for breastfeeding problems...
  3. doi request reprint "Breastfeeding" by feeding expressed mother's milk
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0503, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 60:227-46. 2013
    ..Approaches for working mothers, preterm infants, critically ill infants, and mothers before lactogenesis II are presented separately, as these groups may benefit from practices tailored to individual needs...
  4. doi request reprint Maternal experience of interactions with providers among mothers with milk supply concern
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0503, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 51:778-84. 2012
    ..Milk supply concern is the most common reason given by mothers for discontinuing breastfeeding. OBJECTIVES. To describe maternal experiences of interactions with health care providers related to milk supply...
  5. pmc Frequency, duration and predictors of bronchiolitis episodes of care among infants ≥32 weeks gestation in a large integrated healthcare system: a retrospective cohort study
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, 3333 California St, Box 0503, San Francisco, CA 94143 0503, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:144. 2012
    ..No previous studies have used an episode-of-care analysis to describe the frequency, duration, and predictors of bronchiolitis episodes of care during the first two years...
  6. doi request reprint Total serum bilirubin exceeding exchange transfusion thresholds in the setting of universal screening
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Pediatr 160:796-800.e1. 2012
    ..To describe the incidence and predictors of total serum bilirubin (TSB) levels that meet or exceed American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) exchange transfusion (ET) thresholds in the setting of universal screening...
  7. doi request reprint Randomised trial comparing hand expression with breast pumping for mothers of term newborns feeding poorly
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 97:F18-23. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to compare bilateral electric breast pumping to hand expression among mothers of healthy term infants feeding poorly at 12-36 h after birth...
  8. pmc Breastfeeding rates differ significantly by method used: a cause for concern for public health measurement
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco, 94143 0503, USA
    Breastfeed Med 6:31-5. 2011
    ..Accurate measurements of prevalence of "any" breastfeeding and "exclusive" breastfeeding help assess progress toward public health goals. We compared two commonly used data sources for measuring breastfeeding rates to assess agreement...
  9. pmc First-day newborn weight loss predicts in-hospital weight nadir for breastfeeding infants
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0503, USA
    Breastfeed Med 5:165-8. 2010
    ..The objective of the present study was to evaluate the relationship between weight loss at <24 hours and subsequent in-hospital weight loss > or =10%...
  10. doi request reprint Predicting significant hyperbilirubinaemia using birth weight
    V J Flaherman
    Division of General Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 93:F307-9. 2008
    ..A recent study proposed a risk factor scoring system for prediction of hyperbilirubinaemia that assigned increased risk to infants of higher birth weight...
  11. pmc Estimating severe coccidioidomycosis in California
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0503, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1087-90. 2007
    ..67 per 100,000 population. County of residence, older age, black race, male sex, HIV infection, and pregnancy were strongly associated with increased risk for hospitalization...
  12. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of alternative strategies for tuberculosis screening before kindergarten entry
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California St, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Pediatrics 120:90-9. 2007
    ..We undertook a decision analysis to evaluate the economic and health effects and incremental cost-effectiveness of using targeted tuberculin skin testing, compared with universal screening or no screening, before kindergarten...
  13. pmc A meta-analysis of the effect of high weight on asthma
    V Flaherman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0503, USA
    Arch Dis Child 91:334-9. 2006
    ..Some recent studies have postulated a causal relation between these but have lacked power to form a definitive conclusion...