Karen L Kamholz
Affiliation: Boston University School of Medicine
- Implementing change: steps to initiate a human donor milk program in a US Level III NICUKaren L Kamholz
Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
J Hum Lact 28:128-31. 2012..This paper describes the steps taken and the obstacles overcome to initiate a PDM program for our hospital's tiniest, sickest, and most vulnerable patients...
- Economic evaluation alongside the Premature Infants in Need of Transfusion randomised controlled trialKaren L Kamholz
Division of Neonatology, Boston Medical Center, 771 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 97:F93-8. 2012..However, a post-hoc analysis expanding the definition of NDI to include borderline intellectual functioning (Mental Development Index (MDI) <85) found an improvement in outcomes in the group maintained at higher haemoglobin levels...
- Cost-effectiveness of early treatment for retinopathy of prematurityKaren L Kamholz
Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
Pediatrics 123:262-9. 2009..However, early treatment increased the frequency of laser therapy, anesthesia with intubation, treatment-related systemic complications, and the need for repeat treatments...
- Economic evaluation of caffeine for apnea of prematurityDmitry Dukhovny
Division of Newborn Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Pediatrics 127:e146-55. 2011..To determine the cost-effectiveness of treatment with caffeine compared with placebo for apnea of prematurity in infants with birth weights less than 1250 g, from birth through 18 to 21 months' corrected age...