2018 Faculty Publications


Girsen, A. I., Mayo, J. A., Wallenstein, M. B., Gould, J. B., Carmichael, S. L., Stevenson, D. K., . . . Shaw, G. M. (2018). What factors are related to recurrent preterm birth among underweight women?. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med, 31(5), 560-566.

Shachar, B. Z., Mayo, J. A., Lyell, D. J., Stevenson, D. K., Shaw, G. M., & Blumenfeld, Y. J. (2018). Risk for spontaneous preterm birth among inter-racial/ethnic couples. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med, 31(5), 633-639.


Number of publications

quarter: 44

year to date: 44

Grossarth, S. N., Coggins, S. A., Tune, A., Ariagno, R. L., Fanaroff, A. A., & Weitkamp, J. H. (2018). The Marshall Klaus Research Award and Tribute to a Trailblazing Neonatologist. J Perinatol, 38(3), 211-216.

Crawford, N., Prendergast, D., Oehlert, J. W., Shaw, G. M., Stevenson, D. K., Rappaport, N., . . . Sondheimer, N. (2018). Divergent Patterns of Mitochondrial and Nuclear Ancestry Are Associated with the Risk for Preterm Birth. J Pediatr, 194, 40-46 e44.

Aghaeepour, N., Lehallier, B., Baca, Q., Ganio, E. A., Wong, R. J., Ghaemi, M. S., . . . Shaw, G. M., Stevenson, D. K., . . . Angst, M. S. (2018). A proteomic clock of human pregnancy. Am J Obstet Gynecol, 218(3), 347 e341-347 e314.

Phibbs, C. S., & Lorch, S. A. (2018). Choice of Hospital as a Source of Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Neonatal Mortality and Morbidity Rates. JAMA Pediatr, 172(3), 221-223.

Thomas, K. S., Cote, D., Makineni, R., Intrator, O., Kinosian, B., Phibbs, C. S., & Allen, S. M. (2018). Change in VA Community Living Centers 2004-2011: Shifting Long-Term Care to the Community. J Aging Soc Policy, 30(2), 93-108.

Wilnai, Y., Blumenfeld, Y. J., Cusmano, K., Hintz, S. R., Alcorn, D., Benitz, W. E., . . . Palma, J. P.,  . . . Enns, G. M. (2018). Prenatal treatment of ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency. Mol Genet Metab, 123(3), 297-300.

Patton, G. C., Darmstadt, G. L., Petroni, S., & Sawyer, S. M. (2018). A Gender Lens on the Health and Well-being of Young Males. J Adolesc Health, 62(3S), S6-S8.

Massaro, A. N., Wu, Y. W., Bammler, T. K., Comstock, B., Mathur, A., McKinstry, R. C., . . . Van Meurs, K. P., & Juul, S. (2018). Plasma Biomarkers of Brain Injury in Neonatal Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy. J Pediatr, 194, 67-75 e61.

Cohen, E., Berry, J. G., Sanders, L., Schor, E. L., & Wise, P. H. (2018). Status Complexicus? The Emergence of Pediatric Complex Care. Pediatrics, 141(Suppl 3), S202-S211.

Lakshminrusimha, S., Shankaran, S., Laptook, A., McDonald, S., Keszler, M., Van Meurs, K., . . . Bonifacio, S., . . . Higgins, R. D. (2018). Pulmonary Hypertension Associated with Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy-Antecedent Characteristics and Comorbidities. J Pediatr.

Weber, K. A., Yang, W., Carmichael, S. L., Shaw, G. M., & National Birth Defects Prevention, S. (2018). Nutrient intake in women before conception and risks of anophthalmia and microphthalmia in their offspring. Birth Defects Res.

Yoon, J., Phibbs, C. S., Chow, A., Weinstock, M. A., & Veterans Affairs Keratinocyte Carcinoma Chemoprevention Trial, G. (2018). Impact of topical fluorouracil cream on costs of treating keratinocyte carcinoma (nonmelanoma skin cancer) and actinic keratosis. J Am Acad Dermatol.

Nakayuenyongsuk, W., Christofferson, M., Stevenson, D. K., Sylvester, K., Lee, H. C., & Park, K. T. (2018). Point-of-Care Fecal Calprotectin Monitoring in Preterm Infants at Risk for Necrotizing Enterocolitis. J Pediatr.

Altit, G., Bhombal, S., Van Meurs, K., & Tacy, T. A. (2018). Diminished Cardiac Performance and Left Ventricular Dimensions in Neonates with Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia. Pediatr Cardiol.

Bhutani, V. K., Maisels, M. J., Schutzman, D. L., Castillo Cuadrado, M. E., Aby, J. L., Bogen, D. L., . . . Stevenson, D. K. (2018). Identification of risk for neonatal haemolysis. Acta Paediatr.

Ariagno, R. L., Lee, H. C., Stevenson, D. K., Benjamin, D. K., Jr., Smith, P. B., Escobedo, M. B., & Bhatt, D. R. (2018). A directory for neonatal intensive care: potential for facilitating network-based research in neonatology. J Perinatol. doi:10.1038/s41372-018-0097-8

Lyndon, A., Malana, J., Hedli, L. C., Sherman, J., & Lee, H. C. (2018). Thematic Analysis of Women's Perspectives on the Meaning of Safety During Hospital-Based Birth. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs.

Schreiner, C. N., Ahlfors, C. E., Wong, R. J., Stevenson, D. K., Clarke, D. F., & Mirochnick, M. (2018). In Vitro Study on the Effect of Maraviroc or Dolutegravir on Bilirubin to Albumin Binding. Pediatr Infect Dis J.

Yamada, N. K., Kamlin, C. O. F., & Halamek, L. P. (2018). Optimal human and system performance during neonatal resuscitation. Semin Fetal Neonatal Med.

Balasundaram, M., Chock, V. Y., Wu, H. Y., Blumenfeld, Y. J., & Hintz, S. R. (2018). Predictors of poor neonatal outcomes in prenatally diagnosed multicystic dysplastic kidney disease. J Perinatol.

Dhurjati, R., Wahid, N., Sigurdson, K., Morton, C. H., Kaplan, H. C., Gould, J. B., & Profit, J. (2018). Never judge a book by its cover: how NICU evaluators reach conclusions about quality of care. J Perinatol.

Schrijvers, N. M., Geurtzen, R., Draaisma, J. M. T., Halamek, L. P., Yamada, N. K., & Hogeveen, M. (2018). Perspectives on periviability counselling and decision-making differed between neonatologists in the United States and the Netherlands. Acta Paediatr.

Shaw, G. M., Yang, W., Roberts, E. M., Aghaeepour, N., Mayo, J. A., Weber, K. A., . . . Carmichael, S. L., . . . Stevenson, D. K.,  . . . English, P. B. (2018). Residential agricultural pesticide exposures and risks of preeclampsia. Environ Res, 164, 546-555.

Jenster, M., Bonifacio, S. L., Ruel, T., Rogers, E. E., Tam, E. W., Partridge, J. C., . . . Glass, H. C. (2018). Maternal or neonatal infection: association with neonatal encephalopathy outcomes. Pediatr Res, 83(3), 747.


Camunas-Soler, J., Lee, H., Hudgins, L., Hintz, S. R., Blumenfeld, Y. J., El-Sayed, Y. Y., & Quake, S. R. (2018). Noninvasive Prenatal Diagnosis of Single-Gene Disorders by Use of Droplet Digital PCR. Clin Chem, 64(2), 336-345.

Lundsberg, L. S., Lee, H. C., Duenas, G. V., Gregory, K. D., Grossetta Nardini, H. K., Pettker, C. M., . . . Xu, X. (2018). Quality Assurance Practices in Obstetric Care: A Survey of Hospitals in California. Obstet Gynecol, 131(2), 214-223.

Tang, B. G., Lee, H. C., Gray, E. E., Gould, J. B., & Hintz, S. R. (2018). Programmatic and Administrative Barriers to High-Risk Infant Follow-Up Care. Am J Perinatol.

Chandrasekar, H., Harte, S., Sherman, J., Park, K. T., & Lee, H. C. (2018). Gaining Perspectives on Patient and Family Disease Experiences by Storytelling. Acad Pediatr.


Pace, N. D., Desrosiers, T. A., Carmichael, S. L., Shaw, G. M., Olshan, A. F., Siega-Riz, A. M., & National Birth Defects Prevention, S. (2018). Antioxidant Consumption is Associated with Decreased Odds of Congenital Limb Deficiencies. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol, 32(1), 90-99.

Shaw, G. M., Yang, W., Roberts, E. M., Kegley, S. E., Stevenson, D. K., Carmichael, S. L., & English, P. B. (2018). Residential Agricultural Pesticide Exposures and Risks of Spontaneous Preterm Birth. Epidemiology, 29(1), 8-21.

Alvarez, E. M., Keegan, T. H., Johnston, E. E., Haile, R., Sanders, L., Wise, P. H., . . . Chamberlain, L. J. (2018). The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act dependent coverage expansion: Disparities in impact among young adult oncology patients. Cancer, 124(1), 110-117.

Azary, S., Schreiner, T., Graves, J., Waldman, A., Belman, A., Guttman, B. W., . . . Carmichael, S. L., . . . Waubant, E. (2018). Contribution of dietary intake to relapse rate in early paediatric multiple sclerosis. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry, 89(1), 28-33.

Wusthoff, C. J., Clark, C. L., Glass, H. C., Shimotake, T. K., Schulman, J., & Bonifacio, S. L. (2018). Cooling in neonatal hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy: practices and opinions on minimum standards in the state of California. J Perinatol, 38(1), 54-58.

Girsen, A. I., Mayo, J. A., Lyell, D. J., Blumenfeld, Y. J., Stevenson, D. K., El-Sayed, Y. Y., Shaw, G. M., & Druzin, M. L. (2018). Out-of-hospital births in California 1991-2011. J Perinatol, 38(1), 41-45.

Schulman, J., Braun, D., Lee, H. C., Profit, J., Duenas, G., Bennett, M. V., . . . Gould, J. B. (2018). Association Between Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Admission Rates and Illness Acuity. JAMA Pediatr, 172(1), 17-23.

Pappas, A., Adams-Chapman, I., Shankaran, S., McDonald, S. A., Stoll, B. J., Laptook, A. R., . . . Van Meurs, K. P., Hintz, S. R., . . . Human Development Neonatal Research, N. (2018). Neurodevelopmental and Behavioral Outcomes in Extremely Premature Neonates With Ventriculomegaly in the Absence of Periventricular-Intraventricular Hemorrhage. JAMA Pediatr, 172(1), 32-42.

Schadl, K., Vassar, R., Cahill-Rowley, K., Yeom, K. W., Stevenson, D. K., & Rose, J. (2018). Prediction of cognitive and motor development in preterm children using exhaustive feature selection and cross-validation of near-term white matter microstructure. Neuroimage Clin, 17, 667-679.

Darmstadt, G. L., Khan, N. Z., Lombardi, J., & Richter, L. M. (2018). Scaling up early childhood development programmes in low and middle-income countries. Child Care Health Dev, 44(1), 1-3.

Khan, N. Z., Sultana, R., Ahmed, F., Shilpi, A. B., Sultana, N., & Darmstadt, G. L. (2018). Scaling up child development centres in Bangladesh. Child Care Health Dev, 44(1), 19-30.

Rappoport, N., Toung, J., Hadley, D., Wong, R. J., Fujioka, K., Reuter, J., . . . Gould, J. B., Darmstadt, G. L., . . . Shaw, G. M., . . . Stevenson, D. K., . . . Sirota, M. (2018). A genome-wide association study identifies only two ancestry specific variants associated with spontaneous preterm birth. Sci Rep, 8(1), 226.

Piester, T., Frymoyer, A., Christofferson, M., Yu, H., Bass, D., & Park, K. T. (2018). A Mobile Infliximab Dosing Calculator for Therapy Optimization in Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Inflamm Bowel Dis, 24(2), 227-234.

Lin, A., Taylor, K., & Cohen, R. S. (2018). Triage by Resource Allocation for INpatients: A Novel Disaster Triage Tool for Hospitalized Pediatric Patients. Disaster Med Public Health Prep, 1-5.