Michael W Kuzniewicz

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Variation in ICU risk-adjusted mortality: impact of methods of assessment and potential confounders
    Michael W Kuzniewicz
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, Neonatology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0748, USA
    Chest 133:1319-27. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Interaction of hemolysis and hyperbilirubinemia on neurodevelopmental outcomes in the collaborative perinatal project
    Michael Kuzniewicz
    University of California, 533 Parnassus Ave, UC Hall U585 F, Box 0748, San Francisco, CA 94143 0748, USA
    Pediatrics 123:1045-50. 2009
  3. pmc Impact of universal bilirubin screening on severe hyperbilirubinemia and phototherapy use
    Michael W Kuzniewicz
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0748, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1031-9. 2009
  4. pmc Predictors of early postdischarge mortality in critically ill patients: a retrospective cohort study from the California Intensive Care Outcomes project
    Eduard E Vasilevskis
    Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Crit Care 26:65-75. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Relationship between discharge practices and intensive care unit in-hospital mortality performance: evidence of a discharge bias
    Eduard E Vasilevskis
    Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies and Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California San Francisco, CA, USA
    Med Care 47:803-12. 2009
  6. pmc Numbers needed to treat with phototherapy according to American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines
    Thomas B Newman
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCSF Box 0560, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Pediatrics 123:1352-9. 2009
  7. 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
  8. doi request reprint First-day weight loss predicts eventual weight nadir for breastfeeding newborns
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 98:F488-92. 2013
  9. pmc Risk factors for severe hyperbilirubinemia among infants with borderline bilirubin levels: a nested case-control study
    Michael W Kuzniewicz
    Division of Neonatology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Pediatr 153:234-40. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Prevalence and neonatal factors associated with autism spectrum disorders in preterm infants
    Michael W Kuzniewicz
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Oakland, CA Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    J Pediatr 164:20-5. 2014

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Variation in ICU risk-adjusted mortality: impact of methods of assessment and potential confounders
    Michael W Kuzniewicz
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, Neonatology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0748, USA
    Chest 133:1319-27. 2008
    ..In this study, we determine whether a substantial variation in ICU mortality performance still exists in modern ICUs, and compare the predictive accuracy, reliability, and data burden of existing ICU risk-adjustment models...
  2. ncbi request reprint Interaction of hemolysis and hyperbilirubinemia on neurodevelopmental outcomes in the collaborative perinatal project
    Michael Kuzniewicz
    University of California, 533 Parnassus Ave, UC Hall U585 F, Box 0748, San Francisco, CA 94143 0748, USA
    Pediatrics 123:1045-50. 2009
    ..Our objective was to reanalyze data from the Collaborative Perinatal Project to investigate whether bilirubin is more neurotoxic in newborns with a positive direct antiglobulin test...
  3. pmc Impact of universal bilirubin screening on severe hyperbilirubinemia and phototherapy use
    Michael W Kuzniewicz
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0748, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1031-9. 2009
    ..The goal was to assess the impact of universal bilirubin screening on severe hyperbilirubinemia and phototherapy use...
  4. pmc Predictors of early postdischarge mortality in critically ill patients: a retrospective cohort study from the California Intensive Care Outcomes project
    Eduard E Vasilevskis
    Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Crit Care 26:65-75. 2011
    ..However, early postdischarge mortality contributes significantly to overall 30-day mortality. Factors associated with early postdischarge mortality are unknown...
  5. doi request reprint Relationship between discharge practices and intensive care unit in-hospital mortality performance: evidence of a discharge bias
    Eduard E Vasilevskis
    Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies and Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California San Francisco, CA, USA
    Med Care 47:803-12. 2009
    ..This measure does not account for deaths occurring after transfer to another hospital or soon after discharge and therefore, may be biased...
  6. pmc Numbers needed to treat with phototherapy according to American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines
    Thomas B Newman
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCSF Box 0560, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Pediatrics 123:1352-9. 2009
    ..Our aims were to estimate the efficacy of hospital phototherapy for neonatal jaundice and the number needed to treat to prevent one infant from reaching the exchange transfusion level...
  7. 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...
  8. doi request reprint First-day weight loss predicts eventual weight nadir for breastfeeding newborns
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 98:F488-92. 2013
    ..To examine the relationship between high (≥5%) weight loss during the first 24 h after birth and eventual excess weight loss (EWL) of ≥10% of birth weight...
  9. pmc Risk factors for severe hyperbilirubinemia among infants with borderline bilirubin levels: a nested case-control study
    Michael W Kuzniewicz
    Division of Neonatology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Pediatr 153:234-40. 2008
    ..To estimate the effect of phototherapy and other predictors on the risk of total serum bilirubin (TSB) >or= 25 mg/dL in infants with a TSB of 17 to 22.9 mg/dL at age >or= 48 hours...
  10. doi request reprint Prevalence and neonatal factors associated with autism spectrum disorders in preterm infants
    Michael W Kuzniewicz
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Oakland, CA Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    J Pediatr 164:20-5. 2014
    ..To determine the prevalence of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) across gestational age, examine the risk of ASD by gestational age controlling for other risk factors, and identify potential risk factors in the neonatal intensive care unit...
  11. doi request reprint Black race is not protective against hazardous bilirubin levels
    Andrea C Wickremasinghe
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Pediatr 162:1068-9. 2013
    ..We found that although black infants have a lower risk of developing total serum bilirubin levels ≥ 20 mg/dL than white infants, they appear at greater risk of developing levels ≥ 30 mg/dL...
  12. doi request reprint Hospital readmissions and emergency department visits in moderate preterm, late preterm, and early term infants
    Michael W Kuzniewicz
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, 2000 Broadway Avenue 2101 Webster Annex, Oakland, CA 94612, USA Division of Neonatology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA Electronic address
    Clin Perinatol 40:753-75. 2013
    ..This article evaluates hospital readmissions and emergency department visits in the first 30 days after discharge from birth hospitalization in a large cohort of infants greater than or equal to 31 weeks' gestation...