Papers - Echo Reviews:

Dorfman, AL, Levine, JC, Colan, SD, et al. (2005). "Accuracy of echocardiography in low birth weight infants with congenital heart diseas e." Pediatrics115(1): 102-107.

Evans, N (2000). "Echocardiography on neonatal intensive care units in Australia and New Zealand." J Paediatr Child Health36(2): 169-171.

Evans, N (2002). "Echocardiographic misdiagnosis and ultrasound skills." J Paediatr Child Health38(1): 107-108; discussion 108-110.

Evans, N (2003). "Current controversies in the diagnosis and treatment of patent ductus arteriosus in preterm infants." Adv Neonatal Care3(4): 168-177.

Evans, N, Gournay, V, Cabanas, F, et al. (2011). "Point-of-care ultrasound in the neonatal intensive care unit: international perspectives." Semin Fetal Neonatal Med16(1): 61-68. S1744-165X(10)00055-7 [pii]


Evans, N, Kluckow, M, Simmons, M, et al. (2002). "Which to measure, systemic or organ blood flow? Middle cerebral artery and superior vena cava flow in very preterm infants." Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed87(3): F181-184.

Evans, N and Malcolm, G (2000). Practical echocardiography for the neonatologist. Two interactive multimedia CD-ROMs. Sydney, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital.

Groves, AM, Kuschel, CA, Knight, DB, et al. (2005). "Cardiorespiratory stability during echocardiography in preterm infants." Arch Dis Child90(1): 86-87.

Groves, AM, Kuschel, CA and Skinner, JR (2006). "International Perspectives: The Neonatologist as an Echocardiographer." Neoreviews7(8): e391-399.

Hruda, J, Rothuis, EG, van Elburg, RM, et al. (2003). "Echocardiographic assessment of preload conditions does not help at the neonatal intensive care unit." Am J Perinatol20(6): 297-303.

Katumba-Lunyenya, JL (2002). "Neonatal/infant echocardiography by the non-cardiologist: a personal practice, past, present, and future." Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed86(1): F55-57.

Kluckow, M, Seri, I and Evans, N (2007). "Functional echocardiography: an emerging clinical tool for the neonatologist." J Pediatr150(2): 125-130. S0022-3476(06)01021-3 [pii]


Lopez, L, Colan, SD, Frommelt, PC, et al. (2010). "Recommendations for quantification methods during the performance of a pediatric echocardiogram: a report from the Pediatric Measurements Writing Group of the American Society of Echocardiography Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease Council." J Am Soc Echocardiogr23(5): 465-495; quiz 576-467. S0894-7317(10)00266-X [pii]


McNamara, PJ and Sehgal, A (2007). "Towards rational management of the patent ductus arteriosus: the need for disease staging." Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed92(6): F424-427. 92/6/F424 [pii]


Mertens, L, Seri, I, Marek, J, et al. (2011). "Targeted neonatal echocardiography in the neonatal intensive care unit: practice guidelines and recommendations for training: Writing group of the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) in collaboration with the European Association of Echocardiography (EAE) and the Association for European Pediatric Cardiologists (AEPC)." Eur J Echocardiogr12(10): 715-736. jer181 [pii]


Moss, S, Kitchiner, DJ, Yoxall, CW, et al. (2003). "Evaluation of echocardiography on the neonatal unit." Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed88(4): F287-289; discussion F290-281.

Osborn, DA, Evans, N and Kluckow, M (2004). "Clinical detection of low upper body blood flow in very premature infants using blood pressure, capillary refill time, and central-peripheral temperature difference." Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed89(2): F168-173.

Sehgal, A and McNamara, PJ (2008). "Does point-of-care functional echocardiography enhance cardiovascular care in the NICU?" J Perinatol28(11): 729-735. jp2008100 [pii]


Sehgal, A and McNamara, PJ (2009). "Does echocardiography facilitate determination of hemodynamic significance attributable to the ductus arteriosus?" Eur J Pediatr168(8): 907-914. 10.1007/s00431-009-0983-3

Skinner, JR, Alverson, D and Hunter, S (2000). Echocardiography for the Neonatologist. London, Churchill Livingstone.

Su, BH, Watanabe, T, Shimizu, M, et al. (1997). "Echocardiographic assessment of patent ductus arteriosus shunt flow pattern in premature infants." Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed77(1): F36-40.

Ward, CJ and Purdie, J (2001). "Diagnostic accuracy of paediatric echocardiograms interpreted by individuals other than paediatric cardiologists." J Paediatr Child Health37(4): 331-336.

Wren, C (2003). "Commentary on Moss et al, 'Evaluation of Echocardiography on the neonatal unit', Arch Dis Child Fetal and Neonatal Ed 2003;88:F287-90." Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed88: F290-291.