Matthew J Bizzarro

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Necrotizing enterocolitis in newborns: pathogenesis, prevention and management
    Alecia M Thompson
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    Drugs 68:1227-38. 2008
  2. doi request reprint A quality improvement initiative to reduce central line-associated bloodstream infections in a neonatal intensive care unit
    Matthew J Bizzarro
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:241-8. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Concurrent bloodstream infections in infants with necrotizing enterocolitis
    Matthew J Bizzarro
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT Electronic address
    J Pediatr 164:61-6. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Health care-associated infections in the neonatal intensive care unit: barriers to continued success
    Matthew J Bizzarro
    Division of Perinatal Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Semin Perinatol 36:437-44. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Infections acquired during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in neonates, children, and adults
    Matthew J Bizzarro
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 12:277-81. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Circulating stem cells in extremely preterm neonates
    Matthew J Bizzarro
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Perinatal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Acta Paediatr 96:521-5. 2007
  7. pmc The impact of environmental and genetic factors on neonatal late-onset sepsis
    Matthew J Bizzarro
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    J Pediatr 158:234-8.e1. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Changing patterns in neonatal Escherichia coli sepsis and ampicillin resistance in the era of intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis
    Matthew J Bizzarro
    Division of Perinatal Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar St, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Pediatrics 121:689-96. 2008
  9. pmc The genetic susceptibility to respiratory distress syndrome
    Orly Levit
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Pediatr Res 66:693-7. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Matched case-control analysis of polymicrobial bloodstream infection in a neonatal intensive care unit
    Matthew J Bizzarro
    Division of Perinatal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:914-20. 2008

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Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Necrotizing enterocolitis in newborns: pathogenesis, prevention and management
    Alecia M Thompson
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    Drugs 68:1227-38. 2008
    ..Recent promising data indicate that prophylactic use of probiotics may play a role in preventing the onset of NEC. However, more large-scale, definitive studies are needed...
  2. doi request reprint A quality improvement initiative to reduce central line-associated bloodstream infections in a neonatal intensive care unit
    Matthew J Bizzarro
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:241-8. 2010
    ..To reduce the rate of late-onset sepsis in a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) by decreasing the rate of central line-associated bloodstream infection (CLABSI)...
  3. doi request reprint Concurrent bloodstream infections in infants with necrotizing enterocolitis
    Matthew J Bizzarro
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT Electronic address
    J Pediatr 164:61-6. 2014
    ..To determine the incidence, microbiology, risk factors, and outcomes related to bloodstream infections (BSIs) concurrent with the onset of necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC)...
  4. doi request reprint Health care-associated infections in the neonatal intensive care unit: barriers to continued success
    Matthew J Bizzarro
    Division of Perinatal Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Semin Perinatol 36:437-44. 2012
    ..Therefore, more concerted efforts are needed in these areas for continued progress to occur...
  5. doi request reprint Infections acquired during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in neonates, children, and adults
    Matthew J Bizzarro
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 12:277-81. 2011
    ..To determine current rates, risk factors, and causal organisms related to infections acquired during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Circulating stem cells in extremely preterm neonates
    Matthew J Bizzarro
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Perinatal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Acta Paediatr 96:521-5. 2007
    ..To measure circulating CD34+ cell levels in premature neonates and to correlate the initial CD34+ counts with measures of pulmonary function and neonatal morbidity...
  7. pmc The impact of environmental and genetic factors on neonatal late-onset sepsis
    Matthew J Bizzarro
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    J Pediatr 158:234-8.e1. 2011
    ..To assess the genetic contribution to late-onset sepsis in twins in the newborn intensive care unit...
  8. doi request reprint Changing patterns in neonatal Escherichia coli sepsis and ampicillin resistance in the era of intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis
    Matthew J Bizzarro
    Division of Perinatal Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar St, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Pediatrics 121:689-96. 2008
    ..The goal was to determine current trends in Escherichia coli-related early- and late-onset sepsis and patterns of ampicillin resistance in relation to institutional changes in the use of intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis...
  9. pmc The genetic susceptibility to respiratory distress syndrome
    Orly Levit
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Pediatr Res 66:693-7. 2009
    ..We found 49.7% (p = 0.04) of the variance in liability to RDS was the result of genetic factors alone. We conclude that there is a significant genetic susceptibility to RDS in preterm infants...
  10. doi request reprint Matched case-control analysis of polymicrobial bloodstream infection in a neonatal intensive care unit
    Matthew J Bizzarro
    Division of Perinatal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:914-20. 2008
    ..To compare and contrast the epidemiology of polymicrobial and monomicrobial bloodstream infections (BSIs) in newborn intensive care unit (NICU) patients...
  11. pmc Case-control analysis of endemic Serratia marcescens bacteremia in a neonatal intensive care unit
    Matthew J Bizzarro
    Divisions of Perinatal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 92:F120-6. 2007
    ..Serratia marcescens is an opportunistic gram-negative rod which typically infects compromised hosts...
  12. pmc COL4A1 mutation in preterm intraventricular hemorrhage
    Kaya Bilguvar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Pediatr 155:743-5. 2009
    ..We report a rare variant in COL4A1 associated with intraventricular hemorrhage in dizygotic preterm twins. These results expand the spectrum of diseases attributable to mutations in type IV procollagens...
  13. pmc Early onset neonatal sepsis: the burden of group B Streptococcal and E. coli disease continues
    Barbara J Stoll
    Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, and Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, 2015 Uppergate Drive, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatrics 127:817-26. 2011
    ..Guidelines for prevention of group B streptococcal (GBS) infection have successfully reduced early onset (EO) GBS disease. Study results suggest that Escherichia coli is an important EO pathogen...
  14. ncbi request reprint Seventy-five years of neonatal sepsis at Yale: 1928-2003
    Matthew J Bizzarro
    Division of Perinatal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Pediatrics 116:595-602. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to update this database with review of neonatal sepsis cases at Y-NHH to identify longitudinal trends in demographics, pathogens, and outcome...
  15. pmc Genetic contribution to patent ductus arteriosus in the premature newborn
    Vineet Bhandari
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, 333 Cedar St, PO Box 208064, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Pediatrics 123:669-73. 2009
    ..In addition to prematurity and environmental factors, we hypothesized that genetic factors play a significant role in this condition...
  16. ncbi request reprint Genetic susceptibility to retinopathy of prematurity
    Matthew J Bizzarro
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar St, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Pediatrics 118:1858-63. 2006
    ..The goals were to isolate and to estimate the genetic susceptibility to retinopathy of prematurity...
  17. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic-resistant organisms in the neonatal intensive care unit
    Matthew J Bizzarro
    Division of Perinatal Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Semin Perinatol 31:26-32. 2007
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  18. doi request reprint Clinical and Laboratory Factors That Predict Death in Very Low Birth Weight Infants Presenting With Late-onset Sepsis
    Orly Levit
    From the Department of Pediatrics and Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 33:143-6. 2014
    ..The ability to predict mortality in infants with LOS based on clinical and laboratory factors at presentation of illness remains limited...
  19. doi request reprint Partial exchange transfusion for polycythemia hyperviscosity syndrome
    Bridget Hopewell
    Yale University School of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Perinatol 28:557-64. 2011
    ..PHS and PET are associated with significant complications. Well-designed studies with long-term follow up are needed to assess the risks and benefits of PET for PHS...
  20. ncbi request reprint A decline in the frequency of neonatal exchange transfusions and its effect on exchange-related morbidity and mortality
    Laurie A Steiner
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar St, PO Box 208064, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Pediatrics 120:27-32. 2007
    ..Our goal was to identify trends in patient demographics and indications for and complications related to neonatal exchange transfusion over a 21-year period in a single institution using a uniform protocol for performing the procedure...
  21. doi request reprint Prevention of central line associated bloodstream infections in critical care units
    Simon Li
    Department of Pediatrics, Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, New York, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 23:85-90. 2011
    ..Successful preventive strategies have recently been reported which have resulted in significant reductions in CLABSIs and their associated adverse outcomes...
  22. pmc Antibiotic exposure in the newborn intensive care unit and the risk of necrotizing enterocolitis
    Vanaja N Alexander
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    J Pediatr 159:392-7. 2011
    ..To determine whether duration of antibiotic exposure is an independent risk factor for necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC)...
  23. pmc Granulicatella adiacens and Early-Onset Sepsis in Neonate
    Matthew J Bizzarro
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 17:1971-3. 2011
    ..G. adiacens has been associated with bacteremia and endovascular, central nervous system, ocular, oral, bone and joint, and genitourinary infections (1-4)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Familial and genetic susceptibility to major neonatal morbidities in preterm twins
    Vineet Bhandari
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Pediatrics 117:1901-6. 2006
    ..Intraventricular hemorrhage, necrotizing enterocolitis, and bronchopulmonary dysplasia remain significant causes of morbidity and mortality in preterm newborns...
  25. ncbi request reprint Effects of hormones on fetal lung development
    Matthew J Bizzarro
    Division of Perinatal Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, Children s Hospital WP 493, 333 Cedar Street, P O Box 208064, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 31:949-61, xii. 2004
    ..Current controversies relate to the choice of glucocorticoid, optimal dosing regime, number of courses of therapy that should be administered, and, most importantly, potential toxicities...