Recent Publications

Cantey JB, Pyle AK, Wozniak PS, et al. Early antibiotic exposure and adverse outcomes in preterm, very low birth weight infants. Jour of pediatrics. Online Aug 29, 2018

Sandora TJ, Bryant KK, Cantey JB, et al. SHEA neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) White paper series: practical approaches to Clostridioides difficile prevention. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. Online August 30, 2018

Cantey JB, Anderson KR, Kalagiri RR, et al. Morbidity and mortality of coagulase-negative staphylococcal sepsis in very-low-birth-weight infants. World Journal of Pediatrics. Available online March 13, 2018.

Callaway DA; McGill-Vargas LL; Quinn A; Jordan JL; Winter LA; Anzueto D; Dick EJ Jr; Blanco CL. Prematurity disrupts glomeruli development, whereas prematurity and hyperglycemia lead to altered nephron maturation and increased oxidative stress in newborn baboons. Pediatric Research. 83(3):702-711, 2018

Balgi-Agarwal S; Winter C; Corral A; Mustafa SB; Hornsby P; Moreira A. Comparison of Preterm and Term Wharton’s Jelly-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cell Properties in Different Oxygen Tensions. Cells Tissues Organs. 205(3):137-150, 2018

Galeano C; Qiu Z; Mishra A; Farnsworth SL; Hemmi JJ; Moreira A; Edenhoffer P; Hornsby PJ. The Route by Which Intranasally Delivered Stem Cells Enter the Central Nervous System. Cell Transplantation. 27(3):501-514, 2018

Moreira A, Alayli Y, Balgi S, Winter C, Kahlenberg S, Mustafa SB, Hornsby P. Upcycling umbilical cords: bridging regenerative medicine with neonatology. The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine. 2017

Wozniak PS, Cantey JB, Zeray F, et al. Congenital syphilis in neonates with nonreactive nontreponemal test results. Journal of Perinatology. 2017;37(10):1112-1116

Cantey JB, Huffman LW, Ballard AR, et al. Antibiotic exposure and risk for death or bronchopulmonary dysplasia in very-low-birth-weight infants. Journal of Pediatrics. 2017;181:289-293

Hanson ER; Finley EP; Petershack JA. What Do Pediatric Residents Gain from an Experience in Juvenile Justice? A Qualitative Analysis of Community-Based Learning. Academic pediatrics. 17(3):296-302, 2017

Hair AB; Bergner EM; Lee ML; Moreira AG; Hawthorne KM; Rechtman DJ; Abrams SA; Blanco CL. Premature Infants 750-1,250g Birth Weight Supplemented with a Novel Human Milk-Derived Cream Are Discharged Sooner. Breastfeeding Medicine: The Official Journal of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine. 11:133-7, 2016

El-Sakka A; Penon C; Hegazy A; Elbatrawy S; Gobashy A; Moreira A. Evaluating Bone Health in Egyptian Children with Forearm Fractures: A Case Control Study. International Journal of Pediatrics. 2016

Lanka GK; Yu JJ; Gong S; Gupta R; Mustafa SB; Murthy AK; Zhong G; Chambers JP; Guentzel MN; Arulanandam BP. IgA modulates respiratory dysfunction as a sequela to pulmonary chlamydial infection as neonates. Pathogens and Disease. 74(3), 2016

Koele-Schmidt L; Vasquez MM. NewB for newbies: a randomized control trial training housestaff to perform neonatal intubation with direct and videolaryngoscopy. Paediatric Anaesthesia. 26(4):392-8, 2016
Ballard AR, Mallet LH, Pruszynski JE, Cantey JB. Chorioamnionitis and subsequent bronchopulmonary dysplasia in very-low-birth weight infants: A 25-year cohort. Journal of Perinatology. 2016; 36(12): 1045-1048.

Cantey JB, Wozniak PS, Sánchez PJ. Reducing unnecessary antibiotic use in the neonatal intensive care unit: The SCOUT study. Lancet Infectious Diseases. 2016; 16(10): 1178-1184.

Cantey JB, Vora N, Sunkara M. Prevalence, characteristics, and perception of nursery antibiotic stewardship coverage in the United States. Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society, July 15 2016.

Wortham JM, Hansen NI, Schrag SJ, et al. Chorioamnionitis and culture-confirmed early onset neonatal infections. Pediatrics. 2016; 137(1): 1-11.

Shipp K, Chiang T, Karasick S, Quick K, Nguyen ST, Cantey JB. Antibiotic stewardship challenges in a referral neonatal intensive care unit. American Journal of Perinatology. 2016; 33(5): 518-524.

Ofman G, Vasco N, Cantey JB. Risk of early-onset sepsis following prolonged rupture of membranes with or without chorioamnionitis. American Journal of Perinatology. 2016; 33(4): 339-342.

Shah SK. Preterm cord blood CD4 (+) T cells exhibit increased IL-6 production in chorioamnionitis and decreased CD4 (+) T cells in bronchopulmonary dysplasia. Human Immunology 2015

Guajardo JR; Petershack JA; Caplow JA; Littlefield JH. Effects of a patient’s name and image on medical knowledge acquisition. Canadian Medical Education Journal [Electronic Resource]. 6(2):e14-20, 2015

Moreira A; Swischuk L; Malloy M; Mudd D; Blanco C; Geary C. Parathyroid hormone as a marker for metabolic bone disease of prematurity. Journal of Perinatology. 35(8):667, 2015

Liao J; Kapadia VS; Brown LS; Cheong N; Longoria C; Mija D; Ramgopal M; Mirpuri J; McCurnin DC; Savani RC. The NLRP3 inflammasome is critically involved in the development of bronchopulmonary dysplasia. Nature communications. 6:8977, 2015

Blanco CL; McGill-Vargas LL; Gastaldelli A; Seidner SR; McCurnin DC; Leland MM; Anzueto DG; Johnson MC; Liang H; DeFronzo RA; Musi N. Peripheral insulin resistance and impaired insulin signaling contribute to abnormal glucose metabolism in preterm baboons. Endocrinology. 156(3):813-23, 2015

Namachivayam K; Coffing HP; Sankaranarayanan NV; Jin Y; MohanKumar K; Frost BL; Blanco CL; Patel AL; Meier PP; Garzon SA; Desai UR; Maheshwari A. Transforming growth factor-beta2 is sequestered in preterm human milk by chondroitin sulfate proteoglycans. American Journal of Physiology – Gastrointestinal & Liver Physiology. 309(3): G171-80, 2015

Lopez-Medina E, Cantey JB, Sánchez PJ. The mortality of neonatal herpes simplex virus infections. Journal of Pediatrics. 2015; 166(6): 1529-1532.

Cantey JB, Lopez-Medina E, Nguyen S, et al. Empiric antibiotics for serious bacterial infection in young infants: Role for stewardship. Pediatric Emergency Care. 2015; 31(8): 568-571.

Cantey JB, Klein AM, Sánchez PJ. Herpes simplex virus DNAemia preceding neonatal disease. Journal of Pediatrics. 2015; 166(5): 1308-1309.

Cantey JB, Gaviria-Agudelo C, McElvania-Tekippe, E, Doern CD. Lack of clinical utility of urine Gram stain for suspected urinary tract infection in pediatric patients. Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 2015; 53(4): 1282-5.

Rac MW, Bryant SN, Cantey JB, et al. Maternal titers after adequate syphilotherapy during pregnancy. Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2015; 60(5): 686-90.

Cantey JB, Wozniak PS, Sánchez PJ. Prospective surveillance of antibiotic use in the neonatal intensive care unit: Results from the SCOUT study. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 2015; 34(3): 267-72.

McGill-Vargas LL; Johnson-Pais T; Johnson MC; Blanco CL. Developmental regulation of key gluconeogenic molecules in nonhuman primates. Physiological Reports. 2(12), 2014
Mustafa SB; Isaac J; Seidner SR; Dixon PS; Henson BM; DiGeronimo RJ. Mechanical stretch induces lung alpha-epithelial Na(+) channel expression. Experimental Lung Research. 40(8):380-91, 2014

Moreira A; Koele-Schmidt L; Leland M; Seidner S; Blanco C. Neonatal intubation with direct laryngoscopy vs videolaryngoscopy: an extremely premature baboon model. Paediatric Anaesthesia. 24(8):840-4, 2014

Moreira A; Swischuk L; Malloy M; Mudd D; Blanco C; Geary C. Parathyroid hormone as a marker for metabolic bone disease of prematurity. . Journal of Perinatology. 35(8):667, 2014

Kim SE; Lee SY; Blanco CL; Kim JH. Developmental profiles of the intrinsic properties and synaptic function of auditory neurons in preterm and term baboon neonates. Journal of Neuroscience. 34(34):11399-404, 2014

Hair AB; Blanco CL; Moreira AG; Hawthorne KM; Lee ML; Rechtman DJ; Abrams SA. Randomized trial of human milk cream as a supplement to standard fortification of an exclusive human milk-based diet in infants 750-1250 g birth weight. Journal of Pediatrics. 165(5):915-20, 2014

Blanco CL; Moreira AG; McGill-Vargas LL; Anzueto DG; Nathanielsz P; Musi N. Antenatal corticosteroids alter insulin signaling pathways in fetal baboon skeletal muscle. Journal of Endocrinology. 221(2):253-60, 2014

Namachivayam K; Blanco CL; Frost BL; Reeves AA; Jagadeeswaran R; MohanKumar K; Safarulla A; Mandal P; Garzon SA; Raj JU; Maheshwari A. Preterm human milk contains a large pool of latent TGF-beta, which can be activated by exogenous neuraminidase. American Journal of Physiology – Gastrointestinal & Liver Physiology. 304(12):G1055-65, 2013

Cristofalo EA; Schanler RJ; Blanco CL; Sullivan S; Trawoeger R; Kiechl-Kohlendorfer U; Dudell G; Rechtman DJ; Lee ML; Lucas A; Abrams S. Randomized trial of exclusive human milk versus preterm formula diets in extremely premature infants. Journal of Pediatrics. 163(6):1592-1595.e1, 2013

Reeves AA, Johnson CJ, Vasquez MM, Maheshwari A, Blanco CL. TGF-2, a protective intestinal cytokine, is abundant in maternal human milk and human-derived fortifiers but not in donor human milk Breastfeeding Medicine 2013 Jul

DelliFraine J, Langabeer J 2nd, Delgado R, Williams JF, Gong A. A Transition Strategy for Becoming a Baby-Friendly Hospital: Exploring the Costs, Benefits, and Challenges Breastfeeding Medicine 2013 Apr;:170-175.

Moreira A, February M, Geary C. Parathyroid Hormone Levels in Neonates with Suspected Osteopenia Journal of Paediatric Child Health 2013 Jan;49(1):E12-E16.

Namachivayam K, Blanco CL, MohanKumar K, Jagadeeswaran R, Vasquez MM, McGill-Vargas L, Garzon SA, Jain SK, Gill RK, Freitag NE, Weikamp JH, Seidner SR, Maheshwari A. Smad7 inhibits autocrine expression of TGF-2 in intestinal epithelial cells in baboon necrotizing enterocolitis Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 2013 Jan;304(2):G167-180.

Blanco CL, McGill-Vargas L, McCurnin D, Quinn A. Hyperglycemia Increases the Risk of Death in Extremely Preterm Baboons Pediatric Research 2013 Mar;73(3):337-343.

Shah S, Moreira A, Moreira AG. Sterile Cerebrospinal Fluid Pleocytosis in an Infant With Appendicitis Clin Pediatr (Phila) 2012 Nov;.

Quinn AR, Blanco CL, Perego C, Finzi G, La Rossa S, Capella C, Guardado-Mendoza R, Casiraghi F, Gastaldelli A, Johnson M, Dick EJ, Folli F. The ontogeny of the endocrine pancreas in the fetal/newborn baboon J Endocrinology 2012 Sep;14(3):289-299.

Sutherland MR. Yoder BA. McCurnin D. Seidner S. Gubhaju L. Clyman RI. Black MJ. Effects of ibuprofen treatment on the developing preterm baboon kidney Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 2012 May;302(10):F1286-F1292.

Ghandehari H, Lee ML, Rechtman DJ; H2MF Study Group. An exclusive human milk-based diet in extremely premature infants reduces the probability of remaining on total parenteral nutrition: a reanalysis of the data BMC Res Notes 2012 Apr;25(5).
Griffith JL, Shimony JS, Cousins SA, Rees SE, McCurnin DC, Inder TE, Neil JJ. MR imaging correlates of white-matter pathology in a preterm baboon model Pediatr Res 2012 Feb;71(2):185-191.

Blanco CL, Gong AK, Daniels, W, Liechty, E, Schoolfield, J, Ramamurthy RS, Green, BK. The Impact of Early High Amino Acid Supplementation on ELBW Infants at Two Years Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition 2012 Jan;54:601-607.

Moreira AG, Rouce R, Richardson CJ, Jain SK. A premature neonate with leukocytosis Journal of Clinical Pediatrics 2012 Jan;.

Moreira AG, Ahmed M, Shah S. A newborn with bilateral hand and foot deformities NeoReviews: Visual Diagnosis 2012 Jan;.

Moreira AG, Caskey M, Fonseca R, Malloy M, Geary C. Impact of providing vitamin A to the routine pulmonary care of extremely low birth weight infants a historical cohort study The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine 2012 Jan

Moreira AG, Diego A, Fonseca R. Bilateral pedal edema in a newborn NeoReviews: Index of Suspicion 2012 Jan

Jupelli M, Murthy AK, Chaganty BK, Guentzel MN, Selby DM, Vasquez MM, Mustafa SB, Henson BM, Seidner SR, Zhong G, Arulanandam BP. Neonatal chlamydial pneumonia induces altered respiratory structure and function lasting into adult life Lab Invest 2011 Oct;91:1530-1539.

Shah NA, Hills NK, Waleh N, McCurnin D, Seidner S, Chemtob S, Clyman R, Seidner SR. Relationship between circulating platelet counts and ductus arteriosus patency after indomethacin treatment J Pediatr 2011 Jun;158(6):919-923.

Blanco CL, Gong AK, Green BK, Falck A, Schoolfield J, Liechty EA. Early changes in plasma amino acid concentrations during aggressive nutritional therapy in extremely low birth weight infants J Pediatr 2011 Apr;158(4):543-548.

DelliFraine J, Langabeer J, Williams JF, Gong AK, Delgado RI, Gill SL. Cost comparison of baby friendly and non-baby friendly hospitals in the United States Pediatrics 2011 Apr;127(4):989-994.

Waleh N, McCurnin DC, Yoder BA, Shaul PW, Clyman RI. Patent ductus arteriosus ligation alters pulmonary gene expression in preterm baboons Pediatr Res 2011 Mar;69(3):212-216.

Moreira AG, Swischuck L, Jain SK. Tachypnea and oxygen desaturation with bottle feeding NeoReviews: Index of Suspicion 2011 Jan