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3 Acta Paediatr
2 Am J Obstet Gynecol
2 Am J Perinatol
1 Arch Dis Child
5 BMC Pediatr
6 Eur J Pediatr
1 J Neurosurg Pediatr
2 J Paediatr Child Health
3 J Pediatr
1 J Pediatr Surg
2 J Perinat Med
2 J Perinatol
5 Neonatology
11 Pediatr Pulmonol
6 Pediatr Res
6 Pediatrics
1 Thorax
1 Transfusion
2 Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol

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    Acta Paediatr

  1. HAGMAN C, Bjorklund LJ, Bjermer L, Hansen-Pupp I, et al
    Perinatal inflammation relates to early respiratory morbidity and lung function at 12 years of age in children born very preterm.
    Acta Paediatr. 2021 Feb 23. doi: 10.1111/apa.15815.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  2. VIDARSDOTTIR H, Halldorsson TI, Geirsson RT, Bjarnason R, et al
    Mode of delivery was associated with transient changes in the metabolomic profile of neonates.
    Acta Paediatr. 2021 Feb 26. doi: 10.1111/apa.15822.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  3. SIVA NV, Reynolds PR
    Stabilisation of the preterm infant in the delivery room using nasal high flow: a 5-year retrospective analysis.
    Acta Paediatr. 2021 Feb 27. doi: 10.1111/apa.15824.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Am J Obstet Gynecol

  4. LUCHRISTT D, Brown O, Pidaparti M, Kenton K, et al
    Predicting obstetric anal sphincter injuries (OASIS) in patients who undergo vaginal birth after cesarean section (VBAC).
    Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2021 Feb 19. pii: S0002-9378(21)00103.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  5. MIODOWNIK S, Pikovsky O, Erez O, Kezerle Y, et al
    Unfolding the pathophysiology of congenital thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura in pregnancy: Lessons from a cluster of familial cases.
    Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2021 Feb 20. pii: S0002-9378(21)00115.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Am J Perinatol

  6. STEFFEN HA, Swartz SR, Jackson JB, Kenne KA, et al
    SARS-CoV-2 Infection during Pregnancy in a Rural Midwest All-delivery Cohort and Associated Maternal and Neonatal Outcomes.
    Am J Perinatol. 2021 Feb 21. doi: 10.1055/s-0041-1723938.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  7. TONG C, Liu Y, Wu Y, Li Q, et al
    Gestational and Age-Specific Cystatin C Reference Intervals for Newborns.
    Am J Perinatol. 2021 Feb 23. doi: 10.1055/s-0041-1724000.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Arch Dis Child

  8. PICTON A, Nadar R, Pelivan A, Garikapati V, et al
    Hypophosphatasia mimicking hypoxic-ischaemic encephalopathy: early recognition and management.
    Arch Dis Child. 2021;106:189-191.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    BMC Pediatr

  9. TUYISENGE D, Byiringiro S, Manirakiza ML, Mutsinzi RG, et al
    Quality improvement strategies to improve inpatient management of small and sick newborns across All Babies Count supported hospitals in rural Rwanda.
    BMC Pediatr. 2021;21:89.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  10. JAWORSKA J, Marach-Mocarska A, Sands D
    Uncommon clinical presentation of cystic fibrosis in a patient homozygous for a rare CFTR mutation: a case report.
    BMC Pediatr. 2020;20:90.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  11. GUPTA S, Juszczak E, Hardy P, Subhedar N, et al
    Study protocol: baby-OSCAR trial: Outcome after Selective early treatment for Closure of patent ductus ARteriosus in preterm babies, a multicentre, masked, randomised placebo-controlled parallel group trial.
    BMC Pediatr. 2021;21:100.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  12. LASCANO-VACA Y, Ortiz-Prado E, Gomez-Barreno L, Simbana-Rivera K, et al
    Clinical, genetic and microbiological characterization of pediatric patients with cystic fibrosis in a public Hospital in Ecuador.
    BMC Pediatr. 2020;20:111.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  13. KANG C, Yoon H, Shin HJ, Eun HS, et al
    Bedside upper gastrointestinal series in the neonatal intensive care unit.
    BMC Pediatr. 2021;21:91.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Eur J Pediatr

  14. RAISANEN L, Viljakainen H, Sarkkola C, Kolho KL, et al
    Perinatal risk factors for pediatric onset type 1 diabetes, autoimmune thyroiditis, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, and inflammatory bowel diseases.
    Eur J Pediatr. 2021 Feb 23. pii: 10.1007/s00431-021-03987.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  15. EBRAHIMI ME, Romijn M, Vliegenthart RJS, Visser DH, et al
    The association between clinical and biochemical characteristics of late-onset sepsis and bronchopulmonary dysplasia in preterm infants.
    Eur J Pediatr. 2021 Feb 25. pii: 10.1007/s00431-021-03981.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  16. TAKASHIMA MD, Grimwood K, Sly PD, Lambert SB, et al
    Epidemiology of respiratory syncytial virus in a community birth cohort of infants in the first 2 years of life.
    Eur J Pediatr. 2021 Feb 25. pii: 10.1007/s00431-021-03998.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  17. LIU K, Chen L, Xiong J, Xie S, et al
    HFOV vs CMV for neonates with moderate-to-severe perinatal onset acute respiratory distress syndrome (NARDS): a propensity score analysis.
    Eur J Pediatr. 2021 Feb 27. pii: 10.1007/s00431-021-03953.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  18. BOBILLO-PEREZ S, Sorribes C, Gebelli P, Lledo N, et al
    Correction to: Lung ultrasound to predict pediatric intensive care admission in infants with bronchiolitis (LUSBRO study).
    Eur J Pediatr. 2021 Feb 27. pii: 10.1007/s00431-021-04003.

  19. SALVERDA HH, Oldenburger NJ, Rijken M, Pauws SC, et al
    The effect of automated oxygen control on clinical outcomes in preterm infants: a pre- and post-implementation cohort study.
    Eur J Pediatr. 2021 Feb 23. pii: 10.1007/s00431-021-03982.
    PubMed         Abstract available


    The birth of J AAPOS: the untold story.
    J AAPOS. 2021 Feb 20. pii: S1091-8531(21)00040.

  21. HONG GJ, Koerner JC, Weinert MC, Stinnett SS, et al
    Quantitatively comparing weekly changes in retinal vascular characteristics of eyes eventually treated versus not treated for retinopathy of prematurity.
    J AAPOS. 2021 Feb 20. pii: S1091-8531(21)00037.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Neurosurg Pediatr

  22. REISNER A, Smith AD, Wrubel DM, Buster BE, et al
    Utility of ventriculogallbladder shunts in complex cases of hydrocephalus related to extreme prematurity.
    J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2021 Feb 26:1-7. doi: 10.3171/2020.9.PEDS20522.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Paediatr Child Health

  23. ARORA P, Kommalur A, Devadas S, Kariyappa M, et al
    Quality improvement initiative to improve the duration of kangaroo mother care for twin preterm neonates born at a tertiary care hospital in resource-limited settings.
    J Paediatr Child Health. 2021 Feb 26. doi: 10.1111/jpc.15406.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  24. KUMARAN U, Gaonkar S, Chaudhuri M, Sheriff AK, et al
    Chromosomally integrated human herpes virus 6A-associated myocarditis in a neonate treated with artesunate.
    J Paediatr Child Health. 2021 Feb 24. doi: 10.1111/jpc.15391.

    J Pediatr

  25. ANDRESEN JH, Saugstad OD
    50 Years Ago in TheJournalofPediatrics: Sixth Cranial Nerve Palsy in the Neonate.
    J Pediatr. 2021;230:125.

    50 Years Ago in TheJournalofPediatrics: Early Success of Exchange Transfusion in Treating Neonatal Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation; How Far Have We Come?
    J Pediatr. 2021;230:139.

  27. MAZO A, Goilav B
    50 Years Ago in TheJournalofPediatrics: Treatment of Renal Vein Thrombosis in Infancy: Fewer Surgical Interventions, More Survivors.
    J Pediatr. 2021;230:92.

    J Pediatr Surg

  28. EEFTINCK SCHATTENKERK LD, Musters GD, Coultre SEL, de Jonge WJ, et al
    Incisional hernia after abdominal surgery in infants: A retrospective analysis of incidence and risk factors.
    J Pediatr Surg. 2021 Feb 10. pii: S0022-3468(21)00087.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Perinat Med

  29. SELIGER G, Bergner M, Haase R, Stepan H, et al
    Daily monitoring of vaginal interleukin 6 as a predictor of intraamniotic inflammation after preterm premature rupture of membranes - a new method of sampling studied in a prospective multicenter trial.
    J Perinat Med. 2021 Feb 23. pii: jpm-2020-0406. doi: 10.1515/jpm-2020-0406.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  30. ROXENLUND F, Kruse R, Ostling H, Lodefalk M, et al
    Differential microRNA expression in placentas of small-for-gestational age neonates with and without exposure to poor maternal gestational weight gain.
    J Perinat Med. 2021 Feb 23. pii: jpm-2020-0597. doi: 10.1515/jpm-2020-0597.

    J Perinatol

  31. SINGH R, Houghton M, Melvin P, Wachman EM, et al
    Predictors of pharmacologic therapy for neonatal opioid withdrawal syndrome: a retrospective analysis of a statewide database.
    J Perinatol. 2021 Feb 19. pii: 10.1038/s41372-021-00969.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  32. CARTER BS, Willis T, Knackstedt A
    Neonatal family-centered care in a pandemic.
    J Perinatol. 2021 Feb 19. pii: 10.1038/s41372-021-00976.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  33. HELLGREN G, Lundgren P, Pivodic A, Lofqvist C, et al
    Decreased Platelet Counts and Serum Levels of VEGF-A, PDGF-BB, and BDNF in Extremely Preterm Infants Developing Severe ROP.
    Neonatology. 2021 Feb 19:1-10. doi: 10.1159/000512282.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  34. ENGBERS AGJ, Voller S, Poets CF, Knibbe CAJ, et al
    The Pharmacokinetics of Caffeine in Preterm Newborns: No Influence of Doxapram but Important Maturation with Age.
    Neonatology. 2021 Feb 24:1-8. doi: 10.1159/000513413.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  35. GARCIA-MUNOZ RODRIGO F, Fabres J, Tapia JL, D'Apremont I, et al
    Factors Associated with Survival and Survival without Major Morbidity in Very Preterm Infants in Two Neonatal Networks: SEN1500 and NEOCOSUR.
    Neonatology. 2021 Feb 25:1-8. doi: 10.1159/000513079.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  36. DAVIS JW, Pillow JJ, Cooper MN, Dahl MJ, et al
    Electrostatic Filters to Reduce COVID-19 Spread in Bubble CPAP: An in vitro Study of Safety and Efficacy.
    Neonatology. 2020;117:736-741.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  37. OHNSTAD MO, Stensvold HJ, Tvedt CR, Ronnestad AE, et al
    Duration of Mechanical Ventilation and Extubation Success among Extremely Premature Infants.
    Neonatology. 2021 Feb 19:1-8. doi: 10.1159/000513329.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Pediatr Pulmonol

  38. WALLSTROM L, Sjoberg A, Sindelar R
    Early volume targeted ventilation in preterm infants born at 22-25 weeks of gestational age.
    Pediatr Pulmonol. 2021 Feb 21. doi: 10.1002/ppul.25271.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  39. WONG MD, Neylan M, Williams G, Zahir SF, et al
    Predictors of home oxygen duration in chronic neonatal lung disease.
    Pediatr Pulmonol. 2021 Feb 23. doi: 10.1002/ppul.25257.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  40. DE PAULA SILVEIRA L, Magalhaes FA, de Oliveira Holanda NS, Bezerra MYG, et al
    Respiratory synchrony comparison between preterm and full-term neonates using inertial sensors.
    Pediatr Pulmonol. 2021 Feb 25. doi: 10.1002/ppul.25323.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  41. AL BAROUDI S, Collaco JM, Nies MK, Rice JL, et al
    Health Related Quality of Life of Caregivers of Children with Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia.
    Pediatr Pulmonol. 2021 Feb 25. doi: 10.1002/ppul.25339.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  42. GUR M, Bar-Yoseph R, Diab G, Hanna M, et al
    Understanding the interplay between factors that influence bone mineral density in CF.
    Pediatr Pulmonol. 2020;55:2667-2673.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  43. REYNAUD Q, Bricca R, Cavalli Z, Nove-Josserand R, et al
    Risk factors for nontuberculous mycobacterial isolation in patients with cystic fibrosis: A meta-analysis.
    Pediatr Pulmonol. 2020;55:2653-2661.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  44. MULLER H, Schmiedl A, Weiss C, Ai M, et al
    DMBT1 is upregulated in lung epithelial cells after hypoxia and changes surfactant ultrastructure.
    Pediatr Pulmonol. 2020;55:2964-2969.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  45. PUPPO H, Torres-Castro R, Vasconcello-Castillo L, Acosta-Dighero R, et al
    Physical activity in children and adolescents with cystic fibrosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Pediatr Pulmonol. 2020;55:2863-2876.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  46. ALBRIGHT JC, Houck AP, Pettit RS
    Effects of CFTR modulators on pharmacokinetics of tobramycin during acute pulmonary exacerbations in the pediatric cystic fibrosis population.
    Pediatr Pulmonol. 2020;55:2662-2666.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  47. SANTUZZI CH, Liberato FMG, Morau SAC, de Oliveira NFF, et al
    Adherence and barriers to general and respiratory exercises in cystic fibrosis.
    Pediatr Pulmonol. 2020;55:2646-2652.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  48. GALODE F, Dournes G, Chateil JF, Fayon M, et al
    Impact at school age of early chronic methicillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus infection in children with cystic fibrosis.
    Pediatr Pulmonol. 2020;55:2641-2645.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Pediatr Res

  49. GEORGE JM, Colditz PB, Chatfield MD, Fiori S, et al
    Early clinical and MRI biomarkers of cognitive and motor outcomes in very preterm born infants.
    Pediatr Res. 2021 Feb 24. pii: 10.1038/s41390-021-01399.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  50. LETOUZEY M, Foix-L'Helias L, Torchin H, Mitha A, et al
    Cause of preterm birth and late-onset sepsis in very preterm infants: the EPIPAGE-2 cohort study.
    Pediatr Res. 2021 Feb 24. pii: 10.1038/s41390-021-01411.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  51. KUMARI S, Barton GP, Goss KN
    Increased mitochondrial oxygen consumption in adult survivors of preterm birth.
    Pediatr Res. 2021 Feb 22. pii: 10.1038/s41390-021-01387.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  52. WHITTEMORE BA, Swift DM, M Thomas J, F Chalak L, et al
    A neonatal neuroNICU collaborative approach to neuromonitoring of posthemorrhagic ventricular dilation in preterm infants.
    Pediatr Res. 2021 Feb 24. pii: 10.1038/s41390-021-01406.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  53. ZASADA M, Madetko-Talowska A, Revhaug C, Rognlien AGW, et al
    Short- and long-term impact of hyperoxia on the blood and retinal cells' transcriptome in a mouse model of oxygen-induced retinopathy.
    Pediatr Res. 2020;87:485-493.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  54. TE PAS A, Roehr CC, Foglia EE, Hooper S, et al
    Neonatal resuscitation research: closing the gap.
    Pediatr Res. 2021 Feb 24. pii: 10.1038/s41390-021-01403.


  55. GALLIPOLI A, MacLean G, Walia JS, Sehgal A, et al
    Congenital Chylothorax and Hydrops Fetalis: A Novel Neonatal Presentation of RASA1 Mutation.
    Pediatrics. 2021 Feb 19. pii: peds.2020-011601. doi: 10.1542/peds.2020-011601.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  56. SEIDLER AL, Gyte GML, Rabe H, Diaz-Rossello JL, et al
    Umbilical Cord Management for Newborns <34 Weeks' Gestation: A Meta-analysis.
    Pediatrics. 2021 Feb 25. pii: peds.2020-0576. doi: 10.1542/peds.2020-0576.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  57. MERHAR SL, Ounpraseuth S, Devlin LA, Poindexter BB, et al
    Phenobarbital and Clonidine as Secondary Medications for Neonatal Opioid Withdrawal Syndrome.
    Pediatrics. 2021 Feb 25. pii: peds.2020-017830. doi: 10.1542/peds.2020-017830.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  58. GOMERSALL J, Berber S, Middleton P, McDonald SJ, et al
    Umbilical Cord Management at Term and Late Preterm Birth: A Meta-analysis.
    Pediatrics. 2021 Feb 25. pii: peds.2020-015404. doi: 10.1542/peds.2020-015404.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  59. FLORES-TORRES J, Carver JD, Sanchez-Valle A
    PIGA Mutations Can Mimic Neonatal Hemochromatosis.
    Pediatrics. 2021 Feb 25. pii: peds.2020-0918. doi: 10.1542/peds.2020-0918.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  60. CAMPBELL JP, Singh P, Redd TK, Brown JM, et al
    Applications of Artificial Intelligence for Retinopathy of Prematurity Screening.
    Pediatrics. 2021 Feb 26. pii: peds.2020-016618. doi: 10.1542/peds.2020-016618.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  61. DE GOUVEIA BELINELO P, Collison AM, Murphy VE, Robinson PD, et al
    Maternal asthma is associated with reduced lung function in male infants in a combined analysis of the BLT and BILD cohorts.
    Thorax. 2021 Feb 25. pii: thoraxjnl-2020-215526.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  62. CROWE EP, Goel R, Andrews J, Meyer EK, et al
    Survey of newborn direct antiglobulin testing practice in United States and Canadian transfusion services.
    Transfusion. 2021 Feb 25. doi: 10.1111/trf.16335.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol

  63. KHALIL A
    The rate of twin births is declining.
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2021 Feb 25. doi: 10.1002/uog.23620.

  64. MULLINS E, Hudak ML, Banerjee J, Getzlaff T, et al
    Pregnancy and neonatal outcomes of COVID-19: co-reporting of common outcomes from PAN-COVID and AAP SONPM registries.
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2021 Feb 23. doi: 10.1002/uog.23619.
    PubMed         Abstract available

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