William Meadow

Summary

Affiliation: University of Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Which nurseries currently care for ventilated neonates in Illinois and Wisconsin? Implications for the next generation of perinatal regionalization
    William Meadow
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Am J Perinatol 19:197-203. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Neonatology has always been a bargain--even when we weren't very good at it!
    Basharat Buchh
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Acta Paediatr 96:659-63. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Babies between a rock and a hard place--neonatologists vs parents at the edge of infant viability
    William Meadow
    Department of Pediatrics, MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, The University of Chicago, 5801 South Ellis, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Acta Paediatr 96:153. 2007
  4. doi request reprint The mathematics of morality for neonatal resuscitation
    William Meadow
    The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Clin Perinatol 39:941-56. 2012
  5. doi request reprint The prediction and cost of futility in the NICU
    William Meadow
    Department of Pediatrics, MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Acta Paediatr 101:397-402. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Just, in time: ethical implications of serial predictions of death and morbidity for ventilated premature infants
    William Meadow
    Department of Pediatrics, MC 6060, University of Chicago, 5825 South Maryland Ave, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Pediatrics 121:732-40. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint 500-gram infants--and 800-pound gorillas--in the delivery room
    William Meadow
    Department of Pediatrics, MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Pediatrics 117:2276. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Power and limitations of daily prognostications of death in the medical intensive care unit
    William Meadow
    Department of Medicine and the MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Crit Care Med 39:474-9. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based expert testimony
    William Meadow
    Department of Pediatrics, The University of Chicago Children s Hospital, 5825 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago IL, 60637 USA
    Clin Perinatol 32:251-75, ix. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Serial assessment of mortality in the neonatal intensive care unit by algorithm and intuition: certainty, uncertainty, and informed consent
    William Meadow
    Department of Pediatrics and MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Pediatrics 109:878-86. 2002

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  1. ncbi request reprint Which nurseries currently care for ventilated neonates in Illinois and Wisconsin? Implications for the next generation of perinatal regionalization
    William Meadow
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Am J Perinatol 19:197-203. 2002
    ..It is time to acknowledge the distinction between the Level II nursery of the past and the newly evolving Level II+ NICUs...
  2. ncbi request reprint Neonatology has always been a bargain--even when we weren't very good at it!
    Basharat Buchh
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Acta Paediatr 96:659-63. 2007
    ..We wondered whether Neonatal Intensive Care Unit resources for Extremely Low Birth Weight infants have always been disproportionately devoted to survivors, even when ELBW infants were very likely to die...
  3. ncbi request reprint Babies between a rock and a hard place--neonatologists vs parents at the edge of infant viability
    William Meadow
    Department of Pediatrics, MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, The University of Chicago, 5801 South Ellis, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Acta Paediatr 96:153. 2007
  4. doi request reprint The mathematics of morality for neonatal resuscitation
    William Meadow
    The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Clin Perinatol 39:941-56. 2012
    ..The predictive value (>95%) for the outcome of death or survival with neurodevelopmental impairment is discussed...
  5. doi request reprint The prediction and cost of futility in the NICU
    William Meadow
    Department of Pediatrics, MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Acta Paediatr 101:397-402. 2012
    ..To quantify the cost and prediction of futile care in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)...
  6. doi request reprint Just, in time: ethical implications of serial predictions of death and morbidity for ventilated premature infants
    William Meadow
    Department of Pediatrics, MC 6060, University of Chicago, 5825 South Maryland Ave, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Pediatrics 121:732-40. 2008
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  7. ncbi request reprint 500-gram infants--and 800-pound gorillas--in the delivery room
    William Meadow
    Department of Pediatrics, MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Pediatrics 117:2276. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Power and limitations of daily prognostications of death in the medical intensive care unit
    William Meadow
    Department of Medicine and the MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Crit Care Med 39:474-9. 2011
    ..We tested the accuracy of predictions of impending death for medical intensive care unit patients, offered daily by their professional medical caretakers...
  9. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based expert testimony
    William Meadow
    Department of Pediatrics, The University of Chicago Children s Hospital, 5825 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago IL, 60637 USA
    Clin Perinatol 32:251-75, ix. 2005
    ..What should guide expert testimony? How should those guidelines be implemented? How has our profession dealt with these issues?..
  10. ncbi request reprint Serial assessment of mortality in the neonatal intensive care unit by algorithm and intuition: certainty, uncertainty, and informed consent
    William Meadow
    Department of Pediatrics and MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Pediatrics 109:878-86. 2002
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  11. ncbi request reprint Resuscitation in the "gray zone" of viability: determining physician preferences and predicting infant outcomes
    Jaideep Singh
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, 5815 South Maryland Ave, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Pediatrics 120:519-26. 2007
    ..We assessed physician preferences and physician prognostic abilities regarding delivery room management of exceedingly low birth weight/short gestation infants...
  12. ncbi request reprint Some are old, some are new: life and death in the ICU
    William Meadow
    Department of Pediatrics and Critical Care Medicine, MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Semin Perinatol 27:471-9. 2003
    ..To the extent that informed decisions can be made with 95% certainty, we may have found a foothold on the slippery ethical slope of benefit/burden calculations in the NICU. Unfortunately, we have no comparable data for MICU survivors...
  13. ncbi request reprint Changes in mortality for extremely low birth weight infants in the 1990s: implications for treatment decisions and resource use
    William Meadow
    Department of Pediatrics and MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1223-9. 2004
    ..We wondered how these medical advances had affected both the epidemiology and ethics of life and death for extremely low birth weight (ELBW) infants in the NICU...
  14. doi request reprint The nonimpact of gestational age on neurodevelopmental outcome for ventilated survivors born at 23-28 weeks of gestation
    Bree Andrews
    Department of Pediatrics, The University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Acta Paediatr 101:574-8. 2012
    ..This study addresses a different question - whether the gestational maturity improves neurodevelopmental outcomes for ventilated infants born at 23-28 weeks who survive to neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) discharge...
  15. ncbi request reprint End-of-life after birth: death and dying in a neonatal intensive care unit
    Jaideep Singh
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, and the MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Pediatrics 114:1620-6. 2004
    ..We hypothesized that clarifying them would more accurately portray the process of end-of-life decision-making in the NICU...
  16. doi request reprint Early neonatal intensive care unit therapy improves predictive power for the outcomes of ventilated extremely low birth weight infants
    Joanne Lagatta
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Pediatr 159:384-391.e1. 2011
    ..To assess the predictive value of early therapy for ventilated extremely low birth weight (ELBW) infants beyond information available at delivery...
  17. ncbi request reprint Current opinion in pediatrics: ethics and law 2001
    William Meadow
    Department of Pediatrics and MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 14:170-3. 2002
  18. ncbi request reprint Cardiopulmonary effects of nebulized sodium nitroprusside in term infants with hypoxic respiratory failure
    Karen K L Mestan
    Department of Pediatrics, The University of Chicago Children s Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Pediatr 143:640-3. 2003
    ..To study whether nebulized nitroprusside (neb-NP) improves oxygenation in term infants with hypoxic respiratory failure (HRF)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology, economics, and ethics in the NICU: reflections from 30 years of neonatology practice
    William Meadow
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 45:S215-7. 2007
    ..Only 5% of ventilated extremely low birth weight babies receiving ventilation who are predicted to die before NICU discharge will be alive and neurologically unscathed at 2 years of age...
  20. pmc Patient acuity rating: quantifying clinical judgment regarding inpatient stability
    Dana P Edelson
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Hosp Med 6:475-9. 2011
    ..Strategies for improving the accuracy and efficiency of provider sign-outs are needed...
  21. ncbi request reprint Direct comparison of the effects of nebulized nitroprusside versus inhaled nitric oxide on pulmonary and systemic hemodynamics during hypoxia-induced pulmonary hypertension in piglets
    Michael D Schreiber
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Crit Care Med 30:2560-5. 2002
    ..To test the hypothesis that nebulized nitroprusside and inhaled nitric oxide would not differ in producing selective pulmonary vasodilation during hypoxia-induced pulmonary hypertension in piglets...
  22. ncbi request reprint Importance of bilirubin effect questioned
    William Meadow
    Pediatrics 113:627-8; author reply 627-8. 2004