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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.


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.
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.
Adams-Chapman I, Heyne RJ, DeMauro SB, et al. "Neurodevelopmental Impairment Among Extremely Preterm Infants in the Neonatal Research Network." Pediatrics. 2018;141(5).
Tawfik DS, Sexton JBryan, Adair KC, Kaplan HC, Profit J. "Context in Quality of Care: Improving Teamwork and Resilience." Clin Perinatol. 2017;44(3):541-552.
Tawfik DS, Phibbs CS, J Sexton B, et al. "Factors Associated With Provider Burnout in the NICU." Pediatrics. 2017;139(5).
Wahid N, Bennett MV, Gould JB, Profit J, Danielsen B, Lee HC. "Variation in quality report viewing by providers and correlation with NICU quality metrics." J Perinatol. 2017;37(7):893-898.
Tawfik DS, Sexton JB, Kan P, et al. "Burnout in the neonatal intensive care unit and its relation to healthcare-associated infections." J Perinatol. 2017;37(3):315-320.
Robles D, Blumenfeld YJ, Lee HC, et al. "Opportunities for maternal transport for delivery of very low birth weight infants." J Perinatol. 2017;37(1):32-35.
Kunz SN, Zupancic JAF, Rigdon J, et al. "Network analysis: a novel method for mapping neonatal acute transport patterns in California." J Perinatol. 2017;37(6):702-708.
Main EK, Cape V, Abreo A, et al. "Reduction of severe maternal morbidity from hemorrhage using a state perinatal quality collaborative." Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2017;216(3):298.e1-298.e11.
Lee HC, Arora V, Brown T, Lyndon A. "Thematic analysis of barriers and facilitators to implementation of neonatal resuscitation guideline changes." J Perinatol. 2017;37(3):249-253.
Tu JH, Profit J, Melsop K, et al. "Relationship of Hospital Staff Coverage and Delivery Room Resuscitation Practices to Birth Asphyxia." Am J Perinatol. 2017;34(3):259-263.
Profit J, Gould JB, Bennett M, et al. "Racial/Ethnic Disparity in NICU Quality of Care Delivery." Pediatrics. 2017;140(3).
Girsen AI, Hintz SR, Sammour R, et al. "Prediction of neonatal respiratory distress in pregnancies complicated by fetal lung masses." Prenat Diagn. 2017;37(3):266-272.
Bruzoni M, Jaramillo JD, Dunlap JL, et al. "Sutureless vs Sutured Gastroschisis Closure: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial." J Am Coll Surg. 2017;224(6):1091-1096.e1.
Doram K, Chadwick W, Bokovoy J, Profit J, Sexton JD, J Sexton B. "Got spirit? The spiritual climate scale, psychometric properties, benchmarking data and future directions." BMC Health Serv Res. 2017;17(1):132.
Stevens W, Shih T, Incerti D, et al. "Short-term costs of preeclampsia to the United States health care system." Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2017;217(3):237-248.e16.
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).
Lapcharoensap W, Lee HC. "Tackling Quality Improvement in the Delivery Room." Clin Perinatol. 2017;44(3):663-681.
Younge N, Goldstein RF, Bann CM, et al. "Survival and Neurodevelopmental Outcomes among Periviable Infants." N Engl J Med. 2017;376(7):617-628.