• Publications
  • Influence
Late-onset sepsis in very low birth weight neonates: the experience of the NICHD Neonatal Research Network.
OBJECTIVE Late-onset sepsis (occurring after 3 days of age) is an important problem in very low birth weight (VLBW) infants. To determine the current incidence of late-onset sepsis, risk factors forExpand
  • 1,909
  • 79
Neonatal Outcomes of Extremely Preterm Infants From the NICHD Neonatal Research Network
OBJECTIVE: This report presents data from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Neonatal Research Network on care of and morbidity and mortality ratesExpand
  • 1,771
  • 42
Longitudinal Growth of Hospitalized Very Low Birth Weight Infants
Background. The interpretation of growth rates for very low birth weight infants is obscured by limited data, recent changes in perinatal care, and the uncertain effects of multiple therapies.Expand
  • 771
  • 30
Whole-body hypothermia for neonates with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy.
BACKGROUND Hypothermia is protective against brain injury after asphyxiation in animal models. However, the safety and effectiveness of hypothermia in term infants with encephalopathy is uncertain.Expand
  • 684
  • 30
  • PDF
Trends in Care Practices, Morbidity, and Mortality of Extremely Preterm Neonates, 1993-2012
Obstet Gynecol Surv 2016;71(1):7–9Since the 1990s, there have been considerable changes in care for mothers in preterm labor and for extremely preterm infants. The Eunice Kennedy Shriver NationalExpand
  • 643
  • 23
Trends in neonatal morbidity and mortality for very low birthweight infants.
OBJECTIVE To document the mortality and morbidity of infants weighing 501-1500 g at birth according to gestational age, birthweight, and sex. STUDY DESIGN Prospective collection of perinatal eventsExpand
  • 765
  • 19
Late-onset sepsis in very low birth weight neonates: a report from the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Neonatal Research Network.
OBJECTIVE Late-onset sepsis (occurring after 3 days of age) is an important problem in very low birth weight (VLBW) infants. To determine the current incidence of late-onset sepsis, risk factors forExpand
  • 385
  • 19
Whole-body hypothermia for neonates with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy.
background Hypothermia is protective against brain injury after asphyxiation in animal models. However, the safety and effectiveness of hypothermia in term infants with encephalopathy is uncertain.Expand
  • 1,046
  • 18
Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension of the Newborn in the Era Before Nitric Oxide: Practice Variation and Outcomes
Objectives. In the era before widespread use of inhaled nitric oxide, to determine the prevalence of persistent pulmonary hypertension (PPHN) in a multicenter cohort, demographic descriptors of theExpand
  • 437
  • 15
  • PDF
Changes in pathogens causing early-onset sepsis in very-low-birth-weight infants
The increasingly widespread use of antibiotics during labor and delivery raises the question of whether the incidence or causes of early onset sepsis (within 72 hours of birth) inExpand
  • 209
  • 14