Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
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Neonatology Publications

Below are listed selected publications by faculty members in the Division of Neonatology in the Department of Pediatrics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.

Selected Books and Book Chapters

Dizon M. Endogenous Neural Stem/Progenitor Cells and Regenerative Responses to Brain Injury. In: Sun T, editor. 2012. Neural Stem Cells and Therapy. Rijecka: InTech
deRegnier RA, Georgieff MK. Fetal and Neonatal Iron Metabolism. In: Fox WW, Polin RA, Abman S, editors. 2011. Fetal and Neonatal Physiology. Philadelphia: Elsevier
deRegnier R, Desai S. Fetal Development. In: Bremner JG, Wachs TD, editors. 2010. The Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of Infant Development, Volume 2, Applied and Policy Issues, 2nd Edition. Hoboken NJ: Wiley-Blackwell
deRegnier R. Auditory Recognition Memory in Infancy. In: deHaan M, editor. 2007. Infant EEG and Event-Related Potentials. East Sussex, England: Psychology Press
Dizon ML, Szele FG. The Subventricular Zone Responds Dynamically to Mechanical Brain Injuries.. In: Levison S, editor. 2005. Mammalian Subventricular Zones: Their Roles in Brain Development, Cell Replacement and Disease.. New York: Springer
Porta NFM, Steinhorn RH. Nitric oxide and alternative pulmonary vasodilators. In: Spitzer A, editor. 2005. Intensive Care of the Fetus and Neonate. St. Louis: Mosby
De Plaen IPorta NFM, Steinhorn RH. Neonatal Critical Care: Neonatal Diseases of the Digestive Tract. In: Green T, Franklin W, Tanz RR, editors. 2004. Pediatrics: Just the Facts. New York: McGraw Hill Professional
Porta NFM, Steinhorn RH. Neonatal Critical Care: Genitourinary Conditions. In: Green T, Franklin W, Tanz RR, editors. 2004. Pediatrics: Just the Facts. New York: McGraw Hill Professional

Recent PubMed Publications

  1. Lagatta JM, Hysinger EB, Zaniletti I, Wymore EM, Vyas-Read S, Yallapragada S, Nelin LD, Truog WE, Padula MA, Porta NFM, Savani RC, Potoka KP, Kawut SM, DiGeronimo R, Natarajan G, Zhang H, Grover TR, Engle WA, Murthy K,   The Impact of Pulmonary Hypertension in Preterm Infants with Severe Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia through 1 Year.  J Pediatr  2018 Aug 29;. pii:S0022-3476(18)30940-5
  2. Smith KA, Schumacker PT  Sensors and signals: the role of reactive oxygen species in hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction.  J Physiol  2018 Aug 09;. doi:10.1113/JP275852
  3. Collins JW, Colgan J, Rankin KM, Desisto C  Affluent-Born White Mother's Descending Neighborhood Income and Infant Mortality: A Population-Based Study.  Matern Child Health J  2018 Jun 11;. doi:10.1007/s10995-018-2544-8
  4. Schumacker PT  Rescuing Decrepit Soluble Guanylate Cyclase: A Therapy for Sickle Cell Disease?  Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol  2018 May;58(5):553-554. doi:10.1165/rcmb.2018-0003ED
  5. Smith SM, Godfrey J, Ahn KW, DiGilio A, Ahmed S, Agrawal V, Bachanova V, Bacher U, Bashey A, Bolaños-Meade J, Cairo M, Chen A, Chhabra S, Copelan E, Dahi PB, Aljurf M, Farooq U, Ganguly S, Hertzberg M, Holmberg L, Inwards D, Kanate AS, Karmali R, Kenkre VP, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Klein A, Lazarus HM, Mei M, Mussetti A, Nishihori T, Ramakrishnan Geethakumari P, Saad A, Savani BN, Schouten HC, Shah N, Urbano-Ispizua A, Vij R, Vose J, Sureda A, Hamadani M  Autologous transplantation versus allogeneic transplantation in patients with follicular lymphoma experiencing early treatment failure.  Cancer  2018 Jun 15;124(12):2541-2551. doi:10.1002/cncr.31374
  6. Attarian SJ, Leibel SL, Yang P, Alfano DN, Hackett BP, Cole FS, Hamvas A  Mutations in the thyroid transcription factor gene NKX2-1 result in decreased expression of SFTPB and SFTPC.  Pediatr Res  2018 Apr 11;. doi:10.1038/pr.2018.30
  7. Hurst IA, Webster G, Machut KZ, Gotteiner N, Chaouki AS, Groothuis EN, Murthy K  Structured inpatient evaluation of neonatal cardiac ectopy.  J Perinatol  2018 Jun;38(6):696-701. doi:10.1038/s41372-018-0089-8
  8. Perez M, Donaldson M, Jain N, Robinson JK  Sun Protection Behaviors in Head Start and Other Early Childhood Education Programs in Illinois.  JAMA Dermatol  2018 Mar 01;154(3):336-340. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.5257
  9. Mithal LB, Yogev R, Palac HL, Kaminsky D, Gur I, Mestan KK  Vital signs analysis algorithm detects inflammatory response in premature infants with late onset sepsis and necrotizing enterocolitis.  Early Hum Dev  2018 02;117:83-89. pii:S0378-3782(17)30350-X
  10. Fry JT, Frader JE  "We want to do everything": how parents represent their experiences with maternal-fetal surgery online.  J Perinatol  2018 Mar;38(3):226-232. doi:10.1038/s41372-017-0040-4
  11. deRegnier RA  50 Years Ago in The Journal of Pediatrics: Prenatal Treatment of Cretinism: Preliminary Studies of Its Value in Postnatal Development.  J Pediatr  2017 Nov;190:78. pii:S0022-3476(17)30647-9
  12. Falciglia GH, Murthy K, Holl J, Palac HL, Oumarbaeva Y, Yadavalli P, Woods D, Robinson DT  Association Between the 7-Day Moving Average for Nutrition and Growth in Very Low Birth Weight Infants.  JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr  2018 May;42(4):805-812. doi:10.1177/0148607117722927
  13. Perez M, Lee KJ, Cardona HJ, Taylor JM, Robbins ME, Waypa GB, Berkelhamer SK, Farrow KN  Aberrant cGMP signaling persists during recovery in mice with oxygen-induced pulmonary hypertension.  PLoS One  2017;12(8):e0180957. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0180957
  14. Dorner RA, Rankin KM, Collins JW  Early Preterm Birth Across Generations Among Whites and African-Americans: A Population-Based Study.  Matern Child Health J  2017 Nov;21(11):2061-2067. doi:10.1007/s10995-017-2311-2
  15. Robinson DT, Palac HL, Baillif V, Van Goethem E, Dubourdeau M, Van Horn L, Martin CR  Long chain fatty acids and related pro-inflammatory, specialized pro-resolving lipid mediators and their intermediates in preterm human milk during the first month of lactation.  Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids  2017 Jun;121:1-6. pii:S0952-3278(16)30242-3
  16. Smith KA, Waypa GB, Schumacker PT  Redox signaling during hypoxia in mammalian cells.  Redox Biol  2017 10;13:228-234. pii:S2213-2317(17)30235-5
  17. Murthy K, Porta NFM, Lagatta JM, Zaniletti I, Truog WE, Grover TR, Nelin LD, Savani RC  Inter-center variation in death or tracheostomy placement in infants with severe bronchopulmonary dysplasia.  J Perinatol  2017 Jun;37(6):723-727. doi:10.1038/jp.2016.277
  18. Porta NFM  Palliative care approaches to neonates with chronic respiratory failure.  Semin Perinatol  2017 03;41(2):124-127. pii:S0146-0005(16)30127-6
  19. Mestan KK, Gotteiner N, Porta N, Grobman W, Su EJ, Ernst LM  Cord Blood Biomarkers of Placental Maternal Vascular Underperfusion Predict Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia-Associated Pulmonary Hypertension.  J Pediatr  2017 Jun;185:33-41. pii:S0022-3476(17)30033-1
  20. Mithal LB, Palac HL, Yogev R, Ernst LM, Mestan KK  Cord Blood Acute Phase Reactants Predict Early Onset Neonatal Sepsis in Preterm Infants.  PLoS One  2017;12(1):e0168677. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0168677
  21. Lin GC, Robinson DT, Olsen S, Reber KM, Moallem M, DiGeronimo R, Mulroy C, Datta A, Murthy K  Nutritional Practices and Growth in Premature Infants After Surgical Necrotizing Enterocolitis.  J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr  2017 Jul;65(1):111-116. doi:10.1097/MPG.0000000000001504
  22. Shah MD, Dookeran KA, Khan JY  Clinical Outcomes Associated with a Failed Infant Car Seat Challenge.  J Pediatr  2017 Jan;180:130-134. pii:S0022-3476(16)31056-3
  23. Robbins ME, Dakhlallah D, Marsh CB, Rogers LK, Tipple TE  Of mice and men: correlations between microRNA-17∼92 cluster expression and promoter methylation in severe bronchopulmonary dysplasia.  Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol  2016 Nov 01;311(5):L981-L984. doi:10.1152/ajplung.00390.2016
  24. Schumacker PT  A New Beginning for the Red Journal.  Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol  2016 Oct;55(4):v-vi
  25. Robinson DT, Martin CR  Fatty acid requirements for the preterm infant.  Semin Fetal Neonatal Med  2017 02;22(1):8-14. pii:S1744-165X(16)30051-8
  26. McAndrew S, Chihara I, Rankin KM, Collins JW  The Relation of Maternal Birth Weight to African-American and Non-Latina White Twin Pregnancy Outcomes: A Population-Based Study.  Matern Child Health J  2017 03;21(3):531-539. doi:10.1007/s10995-016-2137-3
  27. Robinson DT, Caplan M, Carlson SE, Yoder R, Murthy K, Frost B  Early docosahexaenoic and arachidonic acid supplementation in extremely-low-birth-weight infants.  Pediatr Res  2016 10;80(4):505-10. doi:10.1038/pr.2016.118
  28. Colacci M, Murthy K, DeRegnier RO, Khan JY, Robinson DT  Growth and Development in Extremely Low Birth Weight Infants After the Introduction of Exclusive Human Milk Feedings.  Am J Perinatol  2017 01;34(2):130-137. doi:10.1055/s-0036-1584520
  29. Smith SM, Amtmann D, Askew RL, Gewandter JS, Hunsinger M, Jensen MP, McDermott MP, Patel KV, Williams M, Bacci ED, Burke LB, Chambers CT, Cooper SA, Cowan P, Desjardins P, Etropolski M, Farrar JT, Gilron I, Huang IZ, Katz M, Kerns RD, Kopecky EA, Rappaport BA, Resnick M, Strand V, Vanhove GF, Veasley C, Versavel M, Wasan AD, Turk DC, Dworkin RH  Pain intensity rating training: results from an exploratory study of the ACTTION PROTECCT system.  Pain  2016 May;157(5):1056-64. doi:10.1097/j.pain.0000000000000502
  30. Murthy K, Pallotto EK, Gien J, Brozanski BS, Porta NF, Zaniletti I, Keene S, Chicoine LG, Rintoul NE, Dykes FD, Asselin JM, Short BL, Padula MA, Durand DJ, Reber KM, Evans JR, Grover TR  Predicting death or extended length of stay in infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia.  J Perinatol  2016 Aug;36(8):654-9. doi:10.1038/jp.2016.26
  31. Waypa GB, Smith KA, Schumacker PT  O2 sensing, mitochondria and ROS signaling: The fog is lifting.  Mol Aspects Med  ;47-48:76-89. pii:S0098-2997(15)30020-0
  32. Perez M, Wisniewska K, Lee KJ, Cardona HJ, Taylor JM, Farrow KN  Dose-dependent effects of glucocorticoids on pulmonary vascular development in a murine model of hyperoxic lung injury.  Pediatr Res  2016 05;79(5):759-65. doi:10.1038/pr.2016.1
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