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Our Publications

Below is a selection of publications that CPQCC has produced as a result of our quality improvement initiatives and research projects.


Hintz SR, Vohr BR, Bann CM, et al. "Preterm Neuroimaging and School-Age Cognitive Outcomes." Pediatrics. 2018;142(1).
Pai VV, Carmichael SL, Kan P, Leonard SA, Lee HC. "Maternal body mass index and risk of intraventricular hemorrhage in preterm infants." Pediatr Res. 2018;83(6):1146-1151.
Profit J, Sharek PJ, Cui X, et al. "The Correlation Between Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Safety Culture and Quality of Care." J Patient Saf. 2018.
Sigurdson K, Morton C, Mitchell B, Profit J. "Disparities in NICU quality of care: a qualitative study of family and clinician accounts." J Perinatol. 2018;38(5):600-607.
Adams-Chapman I, Heyne RJ, DeMauro SB, et al. "Neurodevelopmental Impairment Among Extremely Preterm Infants in the Neonatal Research Network." Pediatrics. 2018;141(5).
Vohr BR, Heyne R, Bann CM, Das A, Higgins RD, Hintz SR. "Extreme Preterm Infant Rates of Overweight and Obesity at School Age in the SUPPORT Neuroimaging and Neurodevelopmental Outcomes Cohort." J Pediatr. 2018;200:132-139.e3.
Natarajan G, Shankaran S, Laptook AR, et al. "Association between sedation-analgesia and neurodevelopment outcomes in neonatal hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy." J Perinatol. 2018;38(8):1060-1067.
Wilnai Y, Blumenfeld YJ, Cusmano K, et al. "Prenatal treatment of ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency." Mol Genet Metab. 2018;123(3):297-300.
Schulman J, Profit J, Lee HC, et al. "Variations in Neonatal Antibiotic Use." Pediatrics. 2018;142(3).
Van Otterloo L, Connelly C, Gould J, Abreo A, Main E. "Mothers at Risk: Factors Affecting Maternal Postpartum Length of Stay." J Perinat Neonatal Nurs. 2018;32(4):303-314.
Schulman J, Braun D, Lee HC, et al. "Association Between Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Admission Rates and Illness Acuity." JAMA Pediatr. 2018;172(1):17-23.
Balasundaram M, Chock VY, Wu HYang, Blumenfeld YJ, Hintz SR. "Predictors of poor neonatal outcomes in prenatally diagnosed multicystic dysplastic kidney disease." J Perinatol. 2018;38(6):658-664.
Main EK, Dhurjati R, Cape V, et al. "Improving Maternal Safety at Scale with the Mentor Model of Collaborative Improvement." Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2018;44(5):250-259.
Tang BG, Lee HC, Gray EE, Gould JB, Hintz SR. "Programmatic and Administrative Barriers to High-Risk Infant Follow-Up Care." Am J Perinatol. 2018;35(10):940-945.
Ariagno RL, Lee HC, Stevenson DK, et al. "A directory for neonatal intensive care: potential for facilitating network-based research in neonatology." J Perinatol. 2018;38(8):954-958.
Dhurjati R, Wahid N, Sigurdson K, et al. "Never judge a book by its cover: how NICU evaluators reach conclusions about quality of care." J Perinatol. 2018;38(6):751-758.
Eneriz-Wiemer M, Liu S-D, C Y Chu M, et al. "Parents' Knowledge and Education of Retinopathy of Prematurity in Four California Neonatal Intensive Care Units." Am. J. Ophthalmol.. 2018;191:7-13.
Pai VV, Lee HC, Profit J. "Improving Uptake of Key Perinatal Interventions Using Statewide Quality Collaboratives." Clin Perinatol. 2018;45(2):165-180.
Lapcharoensap W, Lee HC. "Tackling Quality Improvement in the Delivery Room." Clin Perinatol. 2017;44(3):663-681.
Ngo S, Profit J, Gould JB, Lee HC. "Trends in Patent Ductus Arteriosus Diagnosis and Management for Very Low Birth Weight Infants." Pediatrics. 2017;139(4).
Younge N, Goldstein RF, Bann CM, et al. "Survival and Neurodevelopmental Outcomes among Periviable Infants." N Engl J Med. 2017;376(7):617-628.