Volume 35, Issue 2 (February 2015)


Original Articles

The association of inadequate mid-pregnancy weight gain and preterm birth in twin pregnancies

K E Pettit, D Y Lacoursiere, D B Schrimmer, H Alblewi, T R Moore and G A Ramos

J Perinatol 35: 85-89; advance online publication, August 28, 2014; doi:10.1038/jp.2014.160

Spiramycin/cotrimoxazole versus pyrimethamine/sulfonamide and spiramycin alone for the treatment of toxoplasmosis in pregnancy

P Valentini, D Buonsenso, G Barone, D Serranti, R Calzedda, M Ceccarelli, D Speziale, R Ricci and L Masini

J Perinatol 35: 90-94; advance online publication, September 11, 2014; doi:10.1038/jp.2014.161

Intra-vaginal prostaglandin E2 versus double-balloon catheter for labor induction in term oligohydramnios

G Shechter-Maor, G Haran, D Sadeh-Mestechkin, Y Ganor-Paz, M D Fejgin and T Biron-Shental

J Perinatol 35: 95-98; advance online publication, October 2, 2014; doi:10.1038/jp.2014.173

Early radiologic evidence of severe respiratory distress syndrome as a predictor of nasal continuous positive airway pressure failure in extremely low birth weight newborns

T Tagliaferro, D Bateman, C Ruzal-Shapiro and R A Polin

J Perinatol 35: 99-103; advance online publication, September 4, 2014; doi:10.1038/jp.2014.164

Ultrasound to diagnose spontaneous intestinal perforation in infants weighing less than or equal to1000g at birth

A Fischer, L Vachon, M Durand and R G Cayabyab

J Perinatol 35: 104-109; advance online publication, September 18, 2014; doi:10.1038/jp.2014.169

Decreasing sound and vibration during ground transport of infants with very low birth weight

J Prehn, I McEwen, L Jeffries, M Jones, T Daniels, E Goshorn and C Marx

J Perinatol 35: 110-114; advance online publication, November 27, 2014; doi:10.1038/jp.2014.172

Association of metabolic acidosis with bovine milk-based human milk fortifiers

C C Cibulskis and E S Armbrecht

J Perinatol 35: 115-119; advance online publication, August 7, 2014; doi:10.1038/jp.2014.143

A comparison of mid-forehead and axillary temperatures in newborn intensive care

J Robertson-Smith, F T McCaffrey, R Sayers, S Williams and B J Taylor

J Perinatol 35: 120-122; advance online publication, August 14, 2014; doi:10.1038/jp.2014.148

Catecholamine-resistant hypotension and myocardial performance following patent ductus arteriosus ligation

S Noori, P McNamara, A Jain, P M Lavoie, A Wickremasinghe, T A Merritt, T Solomon, K Sekar, J T Attridge, J R Swanson, M Gillam-Krakauer, J Reese, B B Poindexter, M Brook, R J Auchus, R I Clyman and PDA Ligation/Hypotension Trial Investigators

J Perinatol 35: 123-127; advance online publication, August 14, 2014; doi:10.1038/jp.2014.151

The Neonatal Pain, Agitation and Sedation Scale and the bedside nurse’s assessment of neonates

B A Hillman, M N Tabrizi, E B Gauda, K A Carson and S W Aucott

J Perinatol 35: 128-131; advance online publication, August 21, 2014; doi:10.1038/jp.2014.154

Why do four NICUs using identical RBC transfusion guidelines have different gestational age-adjusted RBC transfusion rates?

E Henry, R D Christensen, M J Sheffield, L D Eggert, P D Carroll, S D Minton, D K Lambert and S J Ilstrup

J Perinatol 35: 132-136; advance online publication, September 25, 2014; doi:10.1038/jp.2014.171

Human milk banking and milk kinship: perspectives of religious officers in a Muslim country

R Ozdemir, M Ak, M Karatas, A Ozer, D G Dogan and A Karadag

J Perinatol 35: 137-141; advance online publication, September 25, 2014; doi:10.1038/jp.2014.177

Rescuer fatigue during simulated neonatal cardiopulmonary resuscitation

E S Li, P-Y Cheung, M O'Reilly, K Aziz and G M Schmölzer

J Perinatol 35: 142-145; advance online publication, September 11, 2014; doi:10.1038/jp.2014.165

Does adopting a prenatal substance use protocol reduce racial disparities in CPS reporting related to maternal drug use? A California case study

S C M Roberts, E Zahnd, C Sufrin and M A Armstrong

J Perinatol 35: 146-150; advance online publication, September 18, 2014; doi:10.1038/jp.2014.168

Does diagnosis influence end-of-life decisions in the neonatal intensive care unit?

J Weiner, J Sharma, J Lantos and H Kilbride

J Perinatol 35: 151-154; advance online publication, September 18, 2014; doi:10.1038/jp.2014.170


Perinatal/Neonatal Case Presentations

A novel FOXF1 mutation associated with alveolar capillary dysplasia and coexisting colobomas and hemihyperplasia

G C Geddes, D P Dimmock, D A Hehir, D C Helbling, E Kirkpatrick, R Loomba, J Southern, M Waknitz, G Scharer and G G Konduri

J Perinatol 35: 155-157; doi:10.1038/jp.2014.187

Macrophage activation syndrome in a newborn infant born to a mother with autoimmune disease

J H Park, S H Kim, H J Kim, S J Lee, D C Jeong and S Y Kim

J Perinatol 35: 158-160; doi:10.1038/jp.2014.207