delivery rooms

Summary

Summary: Hospital units equipped for childbirth.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Care management problems on the labour ward: 5 years' experience of clinical risk management
    Lorin Lakasing
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Northwick Park Hospital, Middlesex, UK
    J Obstet Gynaecol 22:470-6. 2002
  2. ncbi The influence of maternity units' intrapartum intervention rates and midwives' risk perception for women suitable for midwifery-led care
    Marianne M P Mead
    Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, Herts AL10 9AB, UK
    Midwifery 20:61-71. 2004
  3. ncbi Supervision and attendance: control or compassion?
    Sara Wickham
    Pract Midwife 8:26-7. 2005
  4. ncbi Outcome of planned home births compared to hospital births in Sweden between 1992 and 2004. A population-based register study
    Helena E Lindgren
    School of Health, Care and Social Welfare, Malardalen University, Eskilstuna, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 87:751-9. 2008
  5. ncbi Variation in caregiver perceptions of teamwork climate in labor and delivery units
    J B Sexton
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Perinatol 26:463-70. 2006
  6. doi Use of oxygen for delivery room neonatal resuscitation in non-tertiary Australian and New Zealand hospitals: a survey of current practices, opinions and equipment
    Kavita Bhola
    Department of Newborn Care, Royal Hospital for Women, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 48:828-32. 2012
  7. doi The use of oxygen for delivery room resuscitation of newborn infants in non-Western countries
    Jeremy Koh
    School of Women s and Children s Health, The University of New South Wales, Kensington, Australia
    Early Hum Dev 88:631-5. 2012
  8. pmc Marked variation in newborn resuscitation practice: a national survey in the UK
    Chantelle Mann
    Division of Academic Child Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Resuscitation 83:607-11. 2012
  9. ncbi Respiratory strategies for preterm infants at birth
    Colm P F O'Donnell
    The National Maternity Hospital, Holles Street, Dublin, Ireland
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 13:401-9. 2008
  10. ncbi Normality and collaboration: mothers' perceptions of birth centre versus hospital care
    K L Coyle
    Family Birth Centre, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Bagot Road, Subiaco, WA, 6008, Australia
    Midwifery 17:182-93. 2001

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  1. ncbi Care management problems on the labour ward: 5 years' experience of clinical risk management
    Lorin Lakasing
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Northwick Park Hospital, Middlesex, UK
    J Obstet Gynaecol 22:470-6. 2002
    ..Structured analysis of clinical incident reports can identify the extent and nature of obstetric care management problems and highlight important contributory areas potentially amenable to improvement...
  2. ncbi The influence of maternity units' intrapartum intervention rates and midwives' risk perception for women suitable for midwifery-led care
    Marianne M P Mead
    Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, Herts AL10 9AB, UK
    Midwifery 20:61-71. 2004
    ..to test the hypothesis that midwives working in higher intervention units would have a higher perception of risk for the intrapartum care of women suitable for midwifery-led care than midwives working in lower intervention units...
  3. ncbi Supervision and attendance: control or compassion?
    Sara Wickham
    Pract Midwife 8:26-7. 2005
  4. ncbi Outcome of planned home births compared to hospital births in Sweden between 1992 and 2004. A population-based register study
    Helena E Lindgren
    School of Health, Care and Social Welfare, Malardalen University, Eskilstuna, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 87:751-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this population-based study was to measure the risk of adverse outcome for mother and child in planned home births in a Swedish population irrespective of where the birth actually occurred, at home or in hospital after transfer...
  5. ncbi Variation in caregiver perceptions of teamwork climate in labor and delivery units
    J B Sexton
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Perinatol 26:463-70. 2006
    ..To test the psychometric soundness of a teamwork climate survey in labor and delivery, examine differences in perceptions of teamwork, and provide benchmarking data...
  6. doi Use of oxygen for delivery room neonatal resuscitation in non-tertiary Australian and New Zealand hospitals: a survey of current practices, opinions and equipment
    Kavita Bhola
    Department of Newborn Care, Royal Hospital for Women, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 48:828-32. 2012
    ..However, this requires staff education and special equipment that may not be available in non-tertiary maternity hospitals where the majority of births occur...
  7. doi The use of oxygen for delivery room resuscitation of newborn infants in non-Western countries
    Jeremy Koh
    School of Women s and Children s Health, The University of New South Wales, Kensington, Australia
    Early Hum Dev 88:631-5. 2012
    ..International neonatal resuscitation guidelines recommend air or blended oxygen for resuscitation regardless of gestational age but this requires education and equipment that may not be globally available...
  8. pmc Marked variation in newborn resuscitation practice: a national survey in the UK
    Chantelle Mann
    Division of Academic Child Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Resuscitation 83:607-11. 2012
    ..Although international newborn resuscitation guidance has been in force for some time, there are no UK data on current newborn resuscitation practices...
  9. ncbi Respiratory strategies for preterm infants at birth
    Colm P F O'Donnell
    The National Maternity Hospital, Holles Street, Dublin, Ireland
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 13:401-9. 2008
    ..A balance must be struck between helping those infants who need it and not applying potentially harmful treatments to infants who might not need them. Crucial to this process is being able to identify infants who might benefit...
  10. ncbi Normality and collaboration: mothers' perceptions of birth centre versus hospital care
    K L Coyle
    Family Birth Centre, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Bagot Road, Subiaco, WA, 6008, Australia
    Midwifery 17:182-93. 2001
    ..Women valued the normality of the birth-centre approach and the opportunity to experience the birth of their child with collaborative support from a midwife...
  11. ncbi Oxygen saturation and heart rate during delivery room resuscitation of infants <30 weeks' gestation with air or 100% oxygen
    J A Dawson
    Neonatal Services, The Royal Women s Hospital, 20 Flemington Road, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 94:F87-91. 2009
    ..Because of concerns about harmful effects of 100% oxygen on newborn infants, air has started to be used for resuscitation in the delivery room...
  12. ncbi A survey of delivery room resuscitation practices in the United States
    Tina A Leone
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e164-75. 2006
    ..To determine current resuscitation practices of neonatologists in the United States...
  13. ncbi Ongoing relationships with a personal focus: mothers' perceptions of birth centre versus hospital care
    K L Coyle
    Family Birth Centre, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Bagot Road, Subiaco, WA, 6008, Australia
    Midwifery 17:171-81. 2001
    ..Additionally, care structures tailored to women were advocated over the systematised, fragmented care found in hospital settings...
  14. doi Delivery room management of the newborn
    Anand K Rajani
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 56:515-35, Table of Contents. 2009
    ..The importance of communication with other members of the health care team and the family is discussed. Finally, future trends in neonatal resuscitation are explored...
  15. ncbi A randomized, controlled trial of delivery-room respiratory management in very preterm infants
    Arjan B Te Pas
    Department of Pediatrics, Leiden University Medical Center, J6 S, Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    Pediatrics 120:322-9. 2007
    ..Our aim was to determine whether early nasal continuous positive airway pressure, preceded by a sustained inflation, is more effective and less injurious in very preterm infants than conventional intervention...
  16. ncbi [ILCOR's new resuscitation guidelines in preterm and term infants: critical discussion and suggestions for implementation]
    G Hansmann
    Institutsangaben sind am Ende des Beitrags gelistet
    Klin Padiatr 219:50-7. 2007
    ..The predominant majority of ILCOR-recommendations have only been cited and have been commented with respect to their practical implementation within the clinical context...
  17. ncbi Teamwork and quality during neonatal care in the delivery room
    E J Thomas
    Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Perinatol 26:163-9. 2006
    ..Experts believe good teamwork among health care providers may improve quality. We sought to measure the frequency of team behaviors during delivery room care and to explore how these behaviors relate to the quality of care...
  18. ncbi Neonatal mortality rates in communities with small maternity units compared with those having larger maternity units
    D Moster
    Department of Paediatrics, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    BJOG 108:904-9. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: We observed a small but significantly decreased neonatal mortality in areas where the great majority of births occurred in large hospitals...
  19. ncbi Sustained pressure-controlled inflation or intermittent mandatory ventilation in preterm infants in the delivery room? A randomized, controlled trial on initial respiratory support via nasopharyngeal tube
    Wolfgang Lindner
    Division of Neonatology and Paediatric Critical Care, Department of Paediatrics, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Acta Paediatr 94:303-9. 2005
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  20. ncbi Feasibility of and delay in obtaining pulse oximetry during neonatal resuscitation
    Colm P F O'Donnell
    Division of Newborn Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Pediatr 147:698-9. 2005
    ..Data are available in most infants within 90 seconds of birth. Oximetry may be useful in guiding interventions during resuscitation...
  21. ncbi Challenges to the reproductive-health needs of African women: on religion and maternal health utilization in Ghana
    Stephen Obeng Gyimah
    Department of Sociology, Kingston, Ont, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 62:2930-44. 2006
    ..In general, Moslem and traditional women were less likely to use such services compared with Christians. The findings are discussed with reference to our theoretical framework and some policy issues are highlighted...
  22. ncbi Midwifery: strategies on the road to universal legalization
    Laura D Hermer
    Health Matrix Clevel 13:325-69. 2003
  23. ncbi Curtains for the old delivery suite
    Mary Newburn
    National Childbirth Trust
    Pract Midwife 9:12-4. 2006
  24. ncbi Waiting too long: low use of maternal health services in Kalabo, Zambia
    J Stekelenburg
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospital of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Trop Med Int Health 9:390-8. 2004
    ..To determine the level of use of maternal health services and to identify and assess factors that influence women's choices where to deliver in Kalabo District, Zambia...
  25. ncbi Randomised controlled trial of perineal shaving versus hair cutting in parturients on admission in labor
    Ekachai Kovavisarach
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rajavithi Hospital, Ministry of Public Health, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 88:1167-71. 2005
    ..To compare the maternal and neonatal outcomes between perineal shaving and hair cutting in parturients on admission in labor..
  26. ncbi Changes for the better: transforming a mother/baby unit
    Marjorie Castillo
    AWHONN Lifelines 10:101-2. 2006
  27. ncbi Is midwife workload associated with quality of process of care (continuous electronic fetal monitoring [CEFM]) and neonatal outcome indicators? A prospective study in consultant-led labour wards in Scotland
    J Tucker
    Dugald Baird Centre for Research on Women s Health, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sheffield, UK
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 17:369-77. 2003
    ..97 [0.94, 0.99]). The direction of effect of increasing workload suggests detriment to outcome indicators, although the size of effect may be small...
  28. ncbi Delivery room decision-making for extremely preterm infants in Sweden
    Jehanna M Peerzada
    Department of Clinical Bioethics, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 117:1988-95. 2006
    ..To assess neonatologists' attitudes and practices regarding treatment of extremely preterm infants in the delivery room, particularly in response to parental wishes...
  29. ncbi Birth plans and health facility based delivery in rural Uganda
    E M Mulogo
    Mbarara University of Science and Technology, P O Box 1410, Mbarara, Uganda
    East Afr Med J 83:74-83. 2006
    ....
  30. ncbi An intrapartum intervention scoring system for the comparison of maternity units' intrapartum care of nulliparous women suitable for midwifery-led care
    Marianne M P Mead
    Department of Midwifery and Child, University of Hertfordshire, College Lane, Hatfield, Herts AL10 9AB, UK
    Midwifery 20:15-26. 2004
    ..This scoring tool was designed to form the basis of a comparison of the perception of risk by midwives working in either 'lower intrapartum intervention' or 'higher intrapartum intervention' units...
  31. ncbi Hospital Trust supports the RCM 'Campaign for normal birth'
    John Camm
    RCM Midwives 8:443. 2005
  32. ncbi Safety of home delivery compared with hospital delivery in the Eastern Region Health Authority in Ireland in the years 1999-2002
    Margaret Hanahoe
    Ir Med J 97:55. 2004
  33. ncbi Factors that influence special care nursery admissions to a district hospital in South-western Sydney
    H Phung
    The Simpson Centre for Health Services Research, Liverpool Hospital, NSW, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 41:119-24. 2005
    ....
  34. ncbi Dedicated neonatal retrieval teams improve delivery room resuscitation of outborn premature infants
    P J McNamara
    Acute Care Transport Services, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Perinatol 25:309-14. 2005
    ....
  35. ncbi [Manual ventilation in resuscitation of premature and newborn infant in the delivery room. II]
    Jürgen Schaub
    Neugeborenen Intensivstation K 3, Univ Klinikum Mannheim gGmbH
    Kinderkrankenschwester 22:12-7. 2003
  36. ncbi Midwifery basics: postnatal care. Hospital postnatal care
    Helen Baston
    Mother and Infant Research Unit, University of York
    Pract Midwife 8:38-42. 2005
  37. ncbi Improving the birthing environment (Part 1)
    Anne Haines
    Horton Maternity Unit, Banbury, Oxfordshire
    Pract Midwife 8:18-20. 2005
  38. ncbi [Vietnam culture shock. Numerous weeks of participation on a neonatal department in Hue, Vietnam]
    Regina Jolly
    Waikato Hospital Hamilton, Neuseeland
    Kinderkrankenschwester 22:116-9. 2003
  39. ncbi 'She would help me from the heart': an ethnography of Egyptian women in labour
    Amina el-Nemer
    Department of Obstetric and Gynaecology Nursing Department, El Mansoura University, Egypt
    Soc Sci Med 62:81-92. 2006
    ..We have termed this 'skilled help from the heart'...
  40. ncbi Baby dies in transfer from midwife-led unit (TPM, 7:7, 10)
    Debbie Bunford
    Pract Midwife 7:6; author reply 6. 2004
  41. ncbi [Quality of birth care in maternity hospitals of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil]
    Eleonora d'Orsi
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade do Sul de Santa Catarina, Tubarao, SC, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 39:645-54. 2005
    ..To evaluate the quality of birth care based on the World Health Organization guidelines...
  42. ncbi Have the year 2000 neonatal resuscitation program guidelines changed the delivery room management or outcome of meconium-stained infants?
    Prakash M Kabbur
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Connecticut Children s Medical Center, Hartford, CT, USA
    J Perinatol 25:694-7. 2005
    ..To study the impact of neonatal resuscitation program (NRP) guidelines on delivery room (DR) management of infants born through meconium-stained amniotic fluid (MSAF)...
  43. ncbi A delivery suite triage area in a midwifery unit
    Dot Brame
    RCM Midwives 8:393. 2005
  44. ncbi Safety of home and hospital birth--data does not support the conclusions
    Alison Macfarlane
    Ir Med J 97:124-5; author reply 125. 2004
  45. ncbi A framework for change
    Heather Mellows
    Doncaster and Bassetlaw Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
    Pract Midwife 8:4-5. 2005
  46. ncbi Improving the birthing environment (Part 2)
    Anne Haines
    Pract Midwife 8:25-7. 2005
  47. ncbi Culture, control and the birth environment
    Mary Newburn
    Pract Midwife 6:20-5. 2003
    ..Further change is needed to provide care during labour as part of a midwifery model, so that the kinds of medical interventions women find intrusive can be limited as far as possible without compromising safety...
  48. ncbi Challenging midwifery care, challenging midwives and challenging the system
    Caroline S E Homer
    Centre for Midwifery and Family Health, Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery and Health, University of Technology Sydney, P O Box 123, Broadway, NSW 2007, Australia
    Women Birth 19:79-83. 2006
    ..Finally, the paper challenges all midwives to work towards widespread, system-level change in Australian maternity services...
  49. ncbi Must HIV-positive women give birth in hospital?
    Barbara Hewson
    Pract Midwife 5:4-5. 2002
  50. ncbi Working toward normality: the award
    Alison Brodrick
    Lincoln County Hospital
    RCM Midwives 10:284-5. 2007
  51. pmc Does a referral from home to hospital affect satisfaction with childbirth? A cross-national comparison
    Wendy Christiaens
    Department of Sociology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:109. 2007
    ..We expect that a referral will result in lower satisfaction with childbirth, especially in Belgium...
  52. ncbi Don't play down role of emergency obstetric care
    Sarah Davies
    Pract Midwife 8:6. 2005
  53. ncbi Improving the delivery room setting in developing countries: the opinion of local health caregivers
    Daniele Trevisanuto
    Pediatric Department, Medical School, University of Padua, Azienda Ospedaliera Padova, Padua, Italy
    Acta Paediatr 97:1045-8. 2008
    ..We evaluated the local health caregivers' opinions regarding the priority areas for improving the hospital delivery room setting in developing countries...
  54. ncbi Outcomes of planned home births in Washington State: 1989-1996
    Jenny W Y Pang
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 100:253-9. 2002
    ....
  55. ncbi Maternal and infant health prepayment schemes in Shandong, China: a survey of demand and supply
    Lingzhong Xu
    Institute of Social Medicine and Health Policy, Shandong University, Jinan, People s Republic of China
    Aust Health Rev 25:15-25. 2002
    ..Our analyses suggest that the ideal prepayment should be higher and the range of covered services should be wider than the current average, and that health centres rather family planning stations should operate the schemes...
  56. ncbi What's it like to work in ... Zimbabwe
    Brenda Saunders
    Cresswell Maternity Hospital, Dumfries
    Pract Midwife 5:36-9. 2002
  57. ncbi Values parents apply to decision-making regarding delivery room resuscitation for high-risk newborns
    Renee D Boss
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe St, Nelson 2 133, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pediatrics 122:583-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to characterize parental decision-making regarding delivery room resuscitation for infants born extremely prematurely or with potentially lethal congenital anomalies...
  58. ncbi Solutions to visitors on the postnatal ward
    Lisa Nash
    Luton University
    Pract Midwife 5:31. 2002
  59. ncbi [Obstetrics in Denmark. The role of surgical maternity wards in Denmark]
    P A Jørgensen
    Lemvig Sygehus, Kirurgisk afdeling
    Ugeskr Laeger 163:2240-3. 2001
    ..This prompted a comparison of birth outcomes for women who live in municipalities, which are served by a surgical maternity ward compared to the rest of the Danish women...
  60. ncbi [Modified midwife managed unit--an alternative for small birthing departments?]
    I N Vold
    Fødeavdelingen Lofoten sykehus 8372 Gravdal
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 121:941-5. 2001
    ..The Norwegian Board of Health has proposed to divide the delivery units into three categories. For several of today's smaller consultant managed units this could lead to a reclassification into midwife managed units...
  61. ncbi Effectiveness of nurses as providers of birth labor support in North American hospitals: a randomized controlled trial
    Ellen D Hodnett
    Faculty of Nursing and Maternal Child Nursing Research Unit, Centre for Research in Women s Health, University of Toronto, 50 St George St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 3H4
    JAMA 288:1373-81. 2002
    ..A Cochrane Review concluded that continuous caregiver support during labor has many benefits, including reduced likelihood of cesarean delivery...
  62. ncbi A psychosocial analysis of women planning birth outside hospital
    W Neuhaus
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cologne, Germany
    J Obstet Gynaecol 22:143-9. 2002
    ..Individualized, family-oriented obstetrics with judicious use of medical technology should be possible in the clinical setting...
  63. ncbi [Premedication before tracheal intubation in French neonatal intensive care units and delivery rooms]
    E Walter-Nicolet
    Service de Neonatologie, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Hopital d Enfants Armand Trousseau, 26, avenue du Docteur Arnold Netter, 75012 Paris, France
    Arch Pediatr 14:144-9. 2007
    Tracheal intubation is a painful procedure commonly used in the neonatal intensive care units and in the delivery rooms. It can be complicated by changes in vital signs.
  64. ncbi Welcoming the child at birth
    Sarah Smith Bartel
    Natl Cathol Bioeth Q 6:273-94. 2006
  65. ncbi The attitude of maternity staff to, and smoking cessation interventions with, childbearing women in London
    Leona Condliffe
    Brunel University, Borough Road, Isleworth, Middlesex, UK
    Midwifery 21:233-40. 2005
    ..To explore the self-reported smoking-cessation interventions of maternity staff with pregnant smokers, and their attitudes towards smoking in pregnancy...
  66. ncbi Prioritising postnatal care
    Debra Bick
    Thames Valley University
    Pract Midwife 9:4-5. 2006
  67. ncbi Medicalization and obstetric care: an analysis of developments in Dutch midwifery
    Anke D J Smeenk
    Department of Ethics, Philosophy and History of Medicine, University Medical Center Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Med Health Care Philos 6:153-65. 2003
    ..It is concluded that medicalization is present in the practice of Dutch independent midwives, however it is less clear and outspoken than in hospital policies...
  68. ncbi Oxygenation and ventilation in spontaneously breathing very preterm infants with nasopharyngeal CPAP in the delivery room
    Wolfgang Lindner
    Division of Neonatology and Pediatric Critical Care, Department of Pediatrics, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Acta Paediatr 96:17-22. 2007
    ..To provide data on ventilation, oxygenation and acid-base state from birth to 48 h in very preterm infants treated with lung recruitment manoeuvre and nasopharyngeal continuous positive airway pressure in the delivery room...
  69. ncbi Paediatrics SHOs attending elective caesarean sections
    C S O'Gorman
    Department of Neonatology, the Coombe Women s Hospital, Dolphin s Barn, Dublin 8
    Ir Med J 100:343. 2007
  70. ncbi Place of delivery among women who had antenatal care in a teaching hospital
    Bissallah A Ekele
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:627-30. 2007
    ..The objectives of this study were to determine the proportion of pregnant women who had antenatal care and delivered in the hospital and the reasons for delivery elsewhere...
  71. ncbi Outcomes of planned hospital birth attended by midwives compared with physicians in British Columbia
    Patricia A Janssen
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Birth 34:140-7. 2007
    ..We compared maternal and newborn outcomes between women planning hospital birth attended by a midwife versus a physician in British Columbia, Canada...
  72. ncbi Swedish women's interest in home birth and in-hospital birth center care
    Ingegerd Hildingsson
    Department of Caring and Public Health Sciences, Malardalen University, Vasteras, Sweden
    Birth 30:11-22. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to determine women's interest in home birth and in-hospital birth center care in Sweden, and to describe the characteristics of these women...
  73. ncbi Barriers to timely initiation of breastfeeding among mothers of healthy full-term babies who deliver at the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital
    D D Awi
    University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital, Port Harcourt
    Niger J Clin Pract 9:57-64. 2006
    ..The association between time of breastfeeding initiation and factors under consideration were determine using the chi-squared test...
  74. ncbi International comparison of care for very low birth weight infants: parents' perceptions of counseling and decision-making
    J 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...
  75. ncbi Health system factors contributing to breastfeeding success
    L W Kuan
    Division of Neonatology, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatrics 104:e28. 1999
    ..To identify and characterize health care system factors that contribute to successful breastfeeding in the early postpartum period...
  76. ncbi Neurodevelopmental outcome of infants with meconium aspiration syndrome: report of a study and literature review
    N Beligere
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Perinatol 28:S93-101. 2008
    ..This abstract was presented at the Society for Pediatric Research Annual Meeting, 2000...
  77. ncbi [Anesthesia and analgesia in obstetrics]
    B von Hundelshausen
    Klinik fur Anaesthesiologie, Technischen Universitat Munchen, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Munchen
    Ther Umsch 59:667-76. 2002
    ..Their beneficial outcome is highly dependent on the coordination of logistic problems, good communication and coordination within an interdisciplinary team of obstetricians and anesthesiologists...
  78. ncbi Prenatal consultation practices at the border of viability: a regional survey
    Tara K Bastek
    Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Newborn Medicine Program, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 116:407-13. 2005
    ..We undertook a survey of all practicing neonatologists in New England to determine their attitudes and practices regarding prenatal consultations for infants at the border of viability...
  79. ncbi Comparison of a closed (Trach Care MAC) with an open endotracheal suction system in small premature infants
    L Cordero
    Department of Pediatrics, Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus 43210 1228, USA
    J Perinatol 20:151-6. 2000
    ....
  80. ncbi [Prognostic factors and survival in neonates with congenital diaphragmatic hernia]
    Luis R Longo dos Santos
    Hospital das Clinicas, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo USP, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    J Pediatr (Rio J) 79:81-6. 2003
    ..So that the results of this study might allow updating family counseling and guiding changes in clinical management of our department...
  81. ncbi Antecedents and neonatal consequences of low Apgar scores in preterm newborns: a population study
    B Weinberger
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, St Peter s University Hospital, New Brunswick 08903, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 154:294-300. 2000
    ..To examine the antenatal and early neonatal correlates of low Apgar scores (<3 and <6 at 1 and 5 minutes) in preterm newborns (23-34 weeks' gestation)...
  82. ncbi Timing of initial surfactant treatment for infants 23 to 29 weeks' gestation: is routine practice evidence based?
    Jeffrey D Horbar
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1593-602. 2004
    ..To describe the timing of initial surfactant treatment for high-risk preterm infants in routine practice and compare these findings with evidence from randomized trials and published guidelines...
  83. ncbi Evaluation of prophylaxis against hepatitis B in a large municipal hospital
    J M Birnbaum
    Department of Pediatrics, SUNY Health Science Center Brooklyn Kings County Hospital Center
    Am J Infect Control 20:172-6. 1992
    ..These differences were highly significant (p less than 0.001) even when only the 40 patients who had documented prenatal screening at Kings County Hospital Center (21/23 vs 4/17). Prenatal care did not have any effect on outcome...
  84. doi Modified silo technique-An easy and effective method to improve the survival rate of neonates with gastroschisis in Shanghai
    Li Hong
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Shanghai Children s Medical Center, School of Medicine, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 148:31-4. 2010
    ..To introduce the clinical practice and experience of using a modified silo technique to treat neonates with severe gastroschisis in three referral medical centers in Shanghai, China...
  85. ncbi [Fetal pulse oximetry during risk deliveries in German clinics--a representative national survey in 81 obstetric departments]
    M Butterwegge
    Marienhospital Osnabruck, Marburg, Germany
    Z Geburtshilfe Neonatol 206:83-7. 2002
    ..representative survey was to ask for the actual status of the fetal pulse oximetry in clinical use in German delivery rooms and to analyze hopes, expectations and system errors...
  86. ncbi Molecular epidemiology of staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome in premature infants
    L Saiman
    Department of Pediatrics, Columbia University and Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 17:329-34. 1998
    ..We describe two cases of SSSS in very low birth weight infants in a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) and the success of infection control strategies used to prevent an outbreak...
  87. ncbi Malaria parasitemia during delivery
    Sayed M Ahmed
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine and Medical Sciences, King Khalid University, Abha, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 23:684-8. 2002
    ..The purpose of this paper is to find out the prevalence of malaria parasitemia and the risk of anemia among parturient women and to suggest appropriate strategies to lower their prevalence rates...
  88. ncbi Cumulative index of exposure to hypocarbia and hyperoxia as risk factors for periventricular leukomalacia in low birth weight infants
    Seetha Shankaran
    Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Pediatrics 118:1654-9. 2006
    ..Hypocarbia and hyperoxia are risk factors for periventricular leukomalacia in low birth weight infants. The association of a cumulative index of exposure to hypocarbia and hyperoxia and periventricular leukomalacia has not been evaluated...
  89. doi Delivery mode and severe intraventricular hemorrhage in single, very low birth weight, vertex infants
    Arieh Riskin
    Department of Neonatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Obstet Gynecol 112:21-8. 2008
    ..To investigate the association between delivery mode and grade 3-4 intraventricular hemorrhage in singleton, vertex presenting, very low birth weight (VLBW) (1,500 g or less) liveborn infants...
  90. ncbi Oropharyngeal and nasopharyngeal suctioning of meconium-stained neonates before delivery of their shoulders: multicentre, randomised controlled trial
    Nestor E Vain
    Sanatorio de la Trinidad Hospitals, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Lancet 364:597-602. 2004
    ..We aimed to assess the effectiveness of intrapartum suctioning for the prevention of MAS...
  91. ncbi [Factors associated with stillbirth in a school maternity in Pernambuco: a case control study]
    Lannuze Gomes Andrade
    Departamento de Enfermagem, Instituto de Medicina Integral Prof Fernando Figueira, CEP 50070 450 Recife, PE, Brasil
    Rev Bras Ginecol Obstet 31:285-92. 2009
    ..to investigate the main factors associated with fetal death in the city of Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil...
  92. ncbi Effects of SP6 acupressure on labor pain and length of delivery time in women during labor
    Mi Kyeong Lee
    Department of Nursing, Dankook University, San 29 Anseo Dong, Cheonan si, Chungnam, Korea 330 714
    J Altern Complement Med 10:959-65. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of SP6 acupressure on labor pain and delivery time in women in labor...
  93. doi [Recommendations for the care of the healthy normal newborn at delivery and during the first postnatal hours]
    M Sánchez Luna
    Hospital Materno Infantil Universitario Gregorio Marañón, Madrid, Espana
    An Pediatr (Barc) 71:349-61. 2009
    ..The standard of care of the newborn at delivery and during the first hours of life have been updated; recommendations based on evidence and on experts of the standard committee of the spanish society of neonatology are done...
  94. doi Clinical estimation of fetal weight: is accuracy acquired with professional experience?
    Ishai Levin
    Gynecology Department, Lis Maternity Hospital, Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel ishai levin gmail com
    Fetal Diagn Ther 29:321-4. 2011
    ..This study was conducted in order to determine whether experience and type of obstetrical profession improves the accuracy in the clinical estimation of fetal weight among obstetricians and midwives in the delivery room...
  95. doi Very early surfactant without mandatory ventilation in premature infants treated with early continuous positive airway pressure: a randomized, controlled trial
    Mario Augusto Rojas
    Vanderbilt University, Division of Neonatal Perinatal Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Nashville, TN 37232 2370, USA
    Pediatrics 123:137-42. 2009
    ..Administration of very early surfactant during a brief period of intubation to infants treated with nasal continuous positive airway pressure may improve their outcome and further decrease the need for mechanical ventilation...
  96. ncbi Decision-to-incision times and maternal and infant outcomes
    Steven L Bloom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:6-11. 2006
    ....
  97. ncbi [Impact of cardiopulmonary resuscitation on extremely low birth weight infants]
    A Ma Sánchez-Torres
    Servicio de Neonatologia, Hospital Universitario La Paz, Madrid Spain
    An Pediatr (Barc) 66:38-44. 2007
    ..To examine whether extremely low birth weight (ELBW) infants who undergo Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) in the delivery room present poorer survival and greater short-term neurological and general morbidity than those who do not...
  98. doi Occupational exposure to blood and body fluids among health care workers in a general hospital, China
    Min Zhang
    National Institute for Occupational Health and Poison Control, China CDC, Beijing, China
    Am J Ind Med 52:89-98. 2009
    ..To understand current status of occupational exposure to blood and body fluids (BBF), and awareness of knowledge about occupational bloodborne pathogen exposures and universal precaution among hospital-based health care workers (HCWs)...
  99. ncbi The effect of training nursery staff in breastfeeding guidance on the duration of breastfeeding in healthy term infants
    E S Shinwell
    Department of Neonatology, Kaplan Medical Center, Rehovot and Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    Breastfeed Med 1:247-52. 2006
    ..Promoting breastfeeding is a central aim of child health care. It is critical to develop approaches that are inexpensive, effective, and suitable across cultural and socioeconomic groups...
  100. ncbi Premedication for tracheal intubation in neonates: confusion or controversy?
    Ricardo Carbajal
    Centre national de ressources de lutte contre la douleur, Hopital d Enfants Armand Trousseau, Paris, France
    Semin Perinatol 31:309-17. 2007
    ..Tracheal intubation without the use of analgesia or sedation should be performed only for urgent resuscitations in the delivery room or other life-threatening situations when intravenous access is unavailable...
  101. ncbi Design, development, and evaluation of an online virtual emergency department for training trauma teams
    Patricia Youngblood
    Stanford University Medical Media and Information Technologies SUMMIT, Department of Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Simul Healthc 3:146-53. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that there would be no difference in learning outcomes for graduating medical students trained with each method...

Research Grants58

  1. Planning Grant for PRESOX Trial
    Neil Finer; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..a final study design that will yield generalizable results which can be used in the greatest number of delivery rooms possible, and determine the actual initial FiO2 for the 2 groups...
  2. MULTICENTER NETWORK OF NEONATAL INTENSIVE CARE UNITS
    David Stevenson; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ....
  3. PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF AN OUT-OF-HOSPITAL BIRTH CENTER
    William Swartz; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Cost-effectiveness and acceptance of the birth center model by a low-income population will also be evaluated...
  4. Transfer of a Novel Pediatric Simulation Program
    Louis Halamek; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. Transfer of a Novel Pediatric Simulation Program
    Louis Halamek; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. Transfer of a Novel Pediatric Simulation Program
    Louis Halamek; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. Decision-Making in Critically Ill Infants
    RENEE BOSS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We wish to identify ways to improve this collaboration, so that providers can better support families through these incredibly difficult experiences. ..
  8. Decision-Making for Infants with Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy
    KIMBERLY ANN ALLEN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  9. Effects of thermoregulation in transitional ELBW infants
    Robin Knobel; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. Effects of thermoregulation in transitional ELBW infants
    Robin Knobel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. COOPERATIVE MULTICENTER NETWORK OF NEONATAL ICUS--GENERIC DATA BASE
    David Stevenson; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..These centers serve varying populations and exemplify the morbidity problems of the low birth weight neonate but the registry is not representative of a regional sample. ..
  12. COOPERATIVE MULTICENTER NETWORK OF NEONATAL ICUS--GENERIC DATA BASE
    David Stevenson; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..These centers serve varying populations and exemplify the morbidity problems of the low birth weight neonate but the registry is not representative of a regional sample. ..
  13. MULTICENTER NETWORK OF NEONATAL INTENSIVE CARE UNITS
    Neil Finer; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  14. MULTICENTER NETWORK OF NEONATAL INTENSIVE CARE UNITS
    Neil Finer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  15. Development of sample prep device for bedside GBS test
    BETTY WU; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We expect that results from the proposed studies will be fundamental in providing a solution to the unmet medical need for the rapid and accurate detection of GBS in delivery room. ..
  16. NICHD Cooperative Multicenter Neonatal Research Network
    Abbot Laptook; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  17. NICHD Cooperative Multicenter Neonatal Research Network
    Abbot Laptook; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  18. EVIDENCE-BASED SURFACTANT THERAPY FOR PRETERM INFANTS
    Jeffrey Horbar; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. NICHD Cooperative Multicenter Neonatal Research Network
    Abbot Laptook; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  20. EVIDENCE-BASED SURFACTANT THERAPY FOR PRETERM INFANTS
    Jeffrey Horbar; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..abstract_text> ..
  21. EVIDENCE BASED SURFACTANT THERAPY FOR PRETERM INFANTS
    Jeffrey Horbar; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..abstract_text> ..
  22. Physical Activity during Pregnancy, Fetal Growth, and Toddler Body Size
    Lanay Mudd; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  23. Improving Antimicrobial Prescribing Practices in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
    Lisa Saiman; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  24. Applied Research in Antimicrobial Resistance: Studies of Susceptibility Testing
    Lisa Saiman; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Carefully conducted observational studies and clinically relevant in vitro antimicrobial susceptibility testing, hold the greatest promise to improve the treatment of patients infected with mutidrug-resistant organisms. ..
  25. Maternal Lifestyles Study Phase V
    Seetha Shankaran; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..A thorough understanding of the consequences of prenatal cocaine exposure and associated maternal lifestyle is necessary to the development of treatment and public policy initiatives. ..
  26. Gastrointestinal Risk Factors for Wheezing in Premature Infants
    Anna Maria Hibbs; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This study will facilitate the design of future trials of therapies to prevent wheezing by identifying targetable risk factors and appropriate non-invasive measurement tools. ..
  27. Prenatal Depression and a Yoga Intervention
    Tiffany Field; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We would expect that yoga would decrease depression, increase vagal activity, decrease cortisol and increase gestational age (decrease prematurity). ..
  28. Beta2 adrenoceptor genotype and preterm labor
    Richard Smiley; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  29. Improving Antimicrobial Prescribing Practices in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
    Lisa Saiman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  30. Susceptibility Testing, Treatment Choices, and Outcomes of MDR-GNB Infections
    Lisa Saiman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Carefully conducted observational studies and clinically relevant in vitro antimicrobial susceptibility testing, hold the greatest promise to improve the treatment of patients infected with mutidrug-resistant organisms. ..
  31. Improving Antimicrobial Prescribing Practices in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
    Lisa Saiman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  32. Child Health After Assisted Reproductive Technology: A Population-Based Study
    BARBARA JOAN LUKE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..S. study to date on infertility, ART and child health from birth to age three. ..
  33. Prenatal Depression and a Yoga Intervention
    Tiffany M Field; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We would expect that yoga would decrease depression, increase vagal activity, decrease cortisol and increase gestational age (decrease prematurity). ..
  34. Perceptions of Social Risk in Medical Child Abuse Evaluation
    Heather T Keenan; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This project will address whether physician bias influences the evaluation or diagnosis of physical child abuse. ..
  35. Beta2 adrenoceptor genotype and preterm labor
    Richard Smiley; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  36. Applied Research in Antimicrobial Resistance: Studies of Susceptibility Testing
    Lisa Saiman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Carefully conducted observational studies and clinically relevant in vitro antimicrobial susceptibility testing, hold the greatest promise to improve the treatment of patients infected with mutidrug-resistant organisms. ..
  37. NICHD Cooperative Multicenter Neonatal Research Network
    Seetha Shankaran; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..An example of an innovative promising therapy that will benefit infants at high risk for death and disabilities is the Wayne State led study on Hypothermia for Encephalopathy. ..
  38. Measuring the Value of Romote ICU Monitoring
    Eric Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..4. To measure changes in healthcare provider attitudes about teamwork and safety climate after implementation of the tele-ICU. ..
  39. Beta2 adrenoceptor genotype and preterm labor
    Richard Smiley; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  40. Massaging Preterm Infants Enhances Growth
    Tiffany Field; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  41. Measuring the Value of Romote ICU Monitoring
    Eric Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] 4. To measure changes in healthcare provider attitudes about teamwork and safety climate after implementation of the tele-ICU. [unreadable] ..
  42. Maternal Lifestyle Study
    Seetha Shankaran; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  43. Beta2 adrenoceptor genotype and preterm labor
    Richard Smiley; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  44. Maternal Lifestyles Study Phase V
    Seetha Shankaran; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..A thorough understanding of the consequences of prenatal cocaine exposure and associated maternal lifestyle is necessary to the development of treatment and public policy initiatives. ..
  45. NICHD Cooperative Multicenter Neonatal Research Network
    Seetha Shankaran; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..An example of an innovative promising therapy that will benefit infants at high risk for death and disabilities is the Wayne State led study on Hypothermia for Encephalopathy. ..
  46. Neurohormonal Effects of Massage Therapy
    Tiffany Field; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The K05 would allow me to increase my research time including being mentored and mentoring students from 25 to 75% time. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  47. Outcomes of Traumatic Brain Injury
    Heather Keenan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In addition to publications, data from this mentored research will be used to develop additional, independent research awards. ..
  48. NICHD Cooperative Multicenter Neonatal Research Network
    Seetha Shankaran; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..An example of an innovative promising therapy that will benefit infants at high risk for death and disabilities is the Wayne State led study on Hypothermia for Encephalopathy. ..
  49. Beta2 adrenoceptor genotype and preterm labor
    Richard Smiley; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  50. Gastrointestinal Risk Factors for Wheezing in Premature Infants
    Anna Maria Hibbs; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This study will facilitate the design of future trials of therapies to prevent wheezing by identifying targetable risk factors and appropriate non-invasive measurement tools. ..
  51. Using Electronic Records to Detect and Learn from Ambulatory Diagnostic Errors
    Eric Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Refining and validating triggers for diagnostic errors in diverse primary care settings would set the stage for their use nationally in quality measurement and improvement activities. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  52. Measuring the Value of Romote ICU Monitoring
    Eric Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..4. To measure changes in healthcare provider attitudes about teamwork and safety climate after implementation of the tele-ICU. ..
  53. Non-pneumatic Anti-Shock Garment for Obstetrical Hemorrhage
    Suellen Miller; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....