Alma M Martinez
Affiliation: University of California
- Hyperphagia in neonates withdrawing from methadoneA Martinez
Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco 94110, USA
Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 80:F178-82. 1999..To examine whether hyperphagia is a clinically significant problem in infants born to women receiving methadone maintenance...
- Variation in mortality and intraventricular haemorrhage in occupants of Pacific Rim nurseriesA Martinez
Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
J Paediatr Child Health 38:235-40. 2002..A network of neonatal intensive care units in Pacific Rim countries was formed to compare infant risk factors, clinical practices, and outcomes for very low birthweight infants...
- Physician counselling practices and decision-making for extremely preterm infants in the Pacific RimAlma M Martinez
Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, San Franscisco, California 94110, USA
J Paediatr Child Health 41:209-14. 2005..We sought to determine the degree to which physician beliefs, parents' opinion and medical resources influence decision-making for infants at the margin of viability...
- International comparison of care for very low birth weight infants: parents' perceptions of counseling and decision-makingJ Colin Partridge
Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
Pediatrics 116:e263-71. 2005..To characterize parent perceptions and satisfaction with physician counseling and delivery-room resuscitation of very low birth weight infants in countries with neonatal intensive care capacity...
- Intensive care for very low birthweight infants in South Africa: a survey of physician attitudes, parent counseling and resuscitation practicesJ Colin Partridge
University of California San Francisco, Department of Pediatrics, San Francisco General Hospital, California 94110, USA
J Trop Pediatr 51:11-6. 2005..Thresholds for resuscitation and intensive care are higher in public hospitals, and higher than in developed countries. Physicians relegate parents to a passive role in life-support decisions...
- Resuscitation of likely nonviable newborns: would neonatology practices in California change if the Born-Alive Infants Protection Act were enforced?J Colin Partridge
Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
Pediatrics 123:1088-94. 2009..The effects of the Born-Alive Infants Protection Act of 2002, which defines the legal status of live-born infants have not been evaluated...
- Barriers to neonatal care in developing countries: parents' and providers' perceptionsAlma M Martinez
Departments of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94110, United States
J Paediatr Child Health 48:852-8. 2012..We characterised parents' and providers' perceptions of barriers to neonatal care in developing countries...
- Resuscitation of likely nonviable infants: a cost-utility analysis after the Born-Alive Infant Protection ActJohn Colin Partridge
Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, School of Medicine, San Francisco, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 206:49.e1-49.e10. 2012..The purpose of this study was to compare the effects of universal vs selective resuscitation on maternal utilities, perinatal costs, and outcomes of preterm delivery and termination of pregnancy at 20-23 weeks 6 days' gestation...
- Parental perception of neonatal intensive care in public sector hospitals in South AfricaTushar M Ranchod
Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, Santa Clara, California, USA
S Afr Med J 94:913-6. 2004..South Africa presents a unique opportunity to study the use of advanced medical technologies in a nation with marked disparities in access to care...